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French court refuses to extradite ex-Kosovo PM Haradinaj to Serbia

Earlier on Thursday, an appeals court in the French city of Colmar rejected Serbia's request for the extradition of Haradinaj who was arrested in France at Belg...


50 killed in Turkish shelling on Kurdish positions on Syria-Iraqi borders

US State Department spokesman Mark Toner said that it had not been authorised by the US-led coalition, which is fighting Daesh in Iraq and Syria. The air stri...


Body of Toddler Found in Deplorable Home

According to the station, 16-month-old Semaj Crosby was reported missing on Tuesday evening, about three hours after staff from the Illinois Department of Child...


EPA seeks to derail cleanup of coal power plant pollution

Pruitt visited the complex and the adjacent residential neighborhood that make up what's known as the USS Lead Superfund site . Members of the Chicago EPA ...


Fitbit data helps police arrest CT man in murder of his wife

His story, however, would not hold up with investigators. A Fitbit spokesperson said this is the first time the company had heard of such a complaint; altho...


Turkey arrests more than 800 as Erdogan launches fresh clampdown

Soylu said that in the massive raid eight thousand 500 police officers and intelligence agents are involved and their objective is to capture some 3,000 support...


Judo federation cancels championship in N. Korea

Senate was receiving a briefing on the administration's strategy for North Korea. The US military yesterday started moving parts of its controversial Terminal...


With First Round Over, French Presidential Candidates Look Ahead To Parliamentary Elections

The National Front leader had advanced to the second round of France's presidential election along with centrist Emmanuel Macron. Hollande, a Socialist near...


Trump Set to Call for Big US Corporate Tax Cut

Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, said he isn't opposed to tax cuts in general, but whacking corporate taxes to 15% could be t...


Wisconsin dairy farms face closure due to Canadian policies

A handful of Minnesota dairy farms that faced losing their buyer because of a trade dispute with Canada will keep the buyer after all . The president is referr...


UN chief says Yemen aid conference draws $1.1B in pledges

The conflict has dramatically deepened Yemen's drawn-out humanitarian crisis, with a full 19 million people - two-thirds of the population - now in need of hu...


5 killed in blast in Pak's tribal belt

Thirteen people were also injured in the explosion. A bomb went off near a passenger van in Gudar area of Central Kurram Agency on early Tuesday morning. It s...


Minnesota dairy farms affected by US-Canada trade dispute

With Donald Trump ramping up his anti-Canada trade rhetoric, Justin Trudeau says the United States - like other countries - subsidizes its dairy and agricultu...


Labour leader Corbyn says could suspend Syria air strikes if elected

The UK Independence Party has lost its leader and its goal since convincing enough English voters to take the country out of the European Union. Since the sho...


Dems say Trump can avert shutdown risk if he relents on wall

A Republican congressional aide said over the weekend that Democrats may agree to some aspects of the border wall, including new surveillance equipment and ac...


Chechen Leader Denies Reports of Gay Pogrom

Gay Russian asylees who are now living stateside read the disturbing accounts, which officials said were compiled from reports from Novaya Gazeta , as well as ...


Welsh electoral 'earthquake' of Tory gains suggested by poll

Their surprise 10-point lead points to Labour MPs" worst fears that the "Corbyn effect' is combining with May's growing popularity to radically slash the part...


Kerala minister MM Mani in trouble for 'anti-women' remarks

Mani said he would resign only if party asks him to. While addressing a public meeting Mani cast aspersions on the character of women activists who he report...


North Korea warns Trump: 'We're ready to launch nuclear strike'

Pyongyang threatened to launch a strike in response to what it's describing as American provocation. As tensions heighten in the peninsula, China's foreign m...


Oil prices rebound after Kuwait supports oil deal extension

Data from Baker Hughes suggests output is rebounding in the USA with explorers adding rigs for over three months. Brent for June settlement on Friday decli...


Satellite spots 'volleyball games' at North Korea nuclear test site

But if you thought the North Koreans were taking a break, it's more likely that the games were staged knowing the outside world is looking. South Korea's Air ...


Police stop 12-year-old boy from driving across Australia

Police said the child, who did not produce a driving licence, had already made his way across a third of the country when he was stopped. The journey to Perth...


Trump to visit, speak at US Holocaust museum this week

Earlier at the government's weekly meeting, Netanyahu said the Jews has become "from the people that is a driven leaf, helpless, to a sovereign people with a de...


Jakarta Governor may escape jail term

The polarizing campaign has undermined Indonesia's reputation for practicing a moderate form of Islam and given hardline Islamic groups a national stage. Religi...


Russia-US relations at an 'all-time low' following Syria strike

Stopping just short of accusing Russian Federation of complicity with the sarin gas attack against civilians April 4, Trump said it's "certainly possible" that ...


China's first unmanned cargo spacecraft launched

Tianzhou spacecraft would be used to deliver fuel and cargo to it. The Tianzhou-1 spacecraft successfully enters orbit taking the country a step closer to bu...


UK lawmakers back prime minister's call for June 8 election

Labour veteran Dennis Skinner, one of those who voted against holding an election, told MPs earlier in the House of Commons that May should ban all Tory MPs inv...


Pence praises moderate Islam in Indonesia

FILE - In this April 11, 2017, file photo, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull takes a tour during a four day visit in Mumbai, India. United States vic...


In wake of tense Trump call, Pence aims to soothe Australia

In South Korea and Japan, Pence played down protectionist declarations of "America first" and reaffirmed United States treaty commitments to the security of the...


House intel panel to hear from top officials on Russia probe

The committee asked FBI Director James Comey and National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers to appear at a closed hearing on May 2. These hearings are the...