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Abbasi was also assertive of Pakistan's nuclear arsenals being safe and secure
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North Korea's top diplomat was responding to the US president's vow to "totally destroy" the country.
One of the two men charged with the murder of Khayelitsha woman Aviwe Jam-Jam is sick and needs medical attention, says the pair’s lawyer.
WHEATON, Ill. (AP) — A 31-year-old Chicago man has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for stealing from residents of a suburban senior living facility where he once worked. DuPage County State
WASHINGTON (AP) — A suburban Chicago health department is getting $390,000 from the federal government to help train first responders in how to administer a drug that can save the life of someone s
The strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in more than 80 years destroyed hundreds of homes, knocked out power across the entire island and turned s
The rival demonstrations in Lome came after the opposition boycotted a vote Tuesday on constitutional reform which would have included a presidential term limit.
Prosecutor Nangamso Matta did not oppose bail and said the 52 threw stones at motorists and looted shops in Philippi.
: Highly placed sources in the Trump administration, who advise the US President on policy in the Afghanistan, Pakistan region, have said that instructions have been handed down from the White House
Said, 'Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria inflicted severe hardship, but past experience suggests storms unlikely to materially alter course of national economy over medium term'
NEW YORK (AP) — SEC says 2016 cyber breach of its filing system exposed information that may have been used for illicit trading gains.
North Korea`s foreign minister has brushed aside US President Donald Trump`s fiery threat to destroy his nation, comparing it to a "dog`s bark" and suggesting Pyongyang would not be deterre
BEIJING (Reuters) - Fixing the corruption problem in China's ruling Communist Party is "world class hard" and the battle will never end, the country's top graft-buster told Singapore's prime minister
With a deadline looming, the president seeks support from allies to toughen provisions of the pact rather than scrap it, with mixed reaction from Europeans.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The 18-year-old son of the Chicago Housing Authority’s CEO has been charged in connection with a fatal shooting in Indianapolis. The Metropolitan Police Department announc
This week’s newsletter provides answers to frequently asked questions about The New York Times’s new bureau in Australia.
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho called U.S. President Donald Trump's address to the United Nations "the sound of a dog barking", brushing aside Trump's remarks that the Unit
Six months after beginning the two-year process of withdrawing Britain from the European Union, the Conservative leader has yet to set out in detail what she wants from the divorce.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Police investigating an explosion from a small, homemade device in a downtown Cheyenne alley have arrested a 16-year-old boy. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports https://goo.gl/
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City couple has been sentenced for their role in keeping two South Korean children as slaves in their home for six years where they were forced to do housework and other
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas prison officials say an inmate has died after being hospitalized with a head injury in an incident being investigated by state police. The Department of Correction
At least 30 children died when the earthquake collapsed their school. As the hours passed, rescuers found mostly lifeless bodies, but also some survivors.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Myanmar's vice president told the United Nations on Wednesday that security forces in his country's Rakhine State, from which hundreds of thousands of people have recently f
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United States said on Wednesday it is weighing whether the Iranian nuclear deal serves its security interests even as Iran said it did not expect Washington to abandon t
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Authorities say the driver of a semitrailer found outside a San Antonio Walmart in July packed with immigrants, including 10 who died, faces additional charges in the smuggling c
MARAWI CITY, Philippines (Reuters) - When he saw his commander holding the severed head of one of his neighbors, teenage Islamist fighter Jalil knew it was time to escape from Marawi City.
WASHINGTON (AP) — In the middle of Donald Trump’s presidential run, then-campaign chairman Paul Manafort said he was willing to provide “private briefings” about the campaign to a
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said politics must be prioritised in the reform of UN peacekeeping operations.
An investigation by Dutch journalists uncovers thousands of illicit baby sales in the 1980s.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say an explosion has partially destroyed a home in Los Angeles. It happened around 3 p.m. Wednesday in Canoga Park and scattered wood, clothing and other debris in th
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A second inmate who escaped from a Mississippi prison in back in custody. Grace Fisher, a spokeswoman for the Mississippi Department of Corrections, says 22-year-old Ryan Youn
Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday demanded the implementation of the UN Security Council resolution on Kashmir, asserting that his country will continue supporting the right t
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko dismissed a Russian proposal to deploy U.N. peacekeepers in eastern Ukraine as an effort to legalize its proxies and freeze the conflict
DENVER (AP) — Colorado residents and visitors alike have noticed the state’s taken on a tinge of orange due to an abundance of butterflies. The Denver Post reported (http://dpo.st/2fkdOXW ) W
European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini says all parties to the Iran nuclear deal agree that the accord is being implemented as planned and U.S. complaints about other Iranian behavior
Planes are scattered on the tarmac of one Puerto Rican airport and many are flipped like toys showing the power of Hurricane Maria's winds on the island.           &nbs
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Insurance company lawyers say a Vermont man suspected of killing his millionaire grandfather refuses to answer questions about the day his boat sank with his mother onboard.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A former California physician assistant has been convicted of federal drug-trafficking charges for allegations that she wrote prescriptions for narcotics without a medical
A Wall Street Journal report says that hackers broker into Equifax’s computer systems in March, giving them months to probe vulnerabilities and eventually gain access to the data of 143 million
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A hearing to determine if New York real estate heir Robert Durst goes on trial for murder was delayed Wednesday until next year. A Los Angeles Superior Court judge postponed the
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The preliminary hearing in the murder case against New York real estate heir Robert Durst has been delayed until next year. A Los Angeles judge on Wednesday set an April 16 heari
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico insurance regulators have approved the largest increases in health insurance premiums on the state’s subsidized exchange since its creation nearly four years
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Myanmar's vice president told the United Nations on Wednesday that security forces in his country's Rakhine State, from which hundreds of thousands of people have recently f
Critics of Mr. Trump’s threats to vacate the nuclear agreement with Iran say they may have created empathy for the country — not an outcome he sought.
EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said Wednesday that there was no need to renegotiate the Iranian nuclear deal, insisting it was "working" and "delivering".
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday the Iranian people are waiting for an apology from U.S. President Donald Trump for his “extremely offensive” r
U.S. President Donald Trump’s threat before the world to obliterate North Korea left no doubt about his determination to stop the communist country’s nuclear weapons buildup. His disparagement of
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence is holding a fundraiser next week in Milwaukee. Pence plans to hold the event on Sept. 28 at an undisclosed location in Milwaukee. An invitation for the e
US President Donald Trump on Wednesday signaled he would consider resuming military aid to Egypt which had been frozen because of concerns over its human rights record.
PHOENIX (AP) — A Mesa man has been sentenced to nearly 21 years in federal prison in connection with a fatal crash last December. Prosecutors say 22-year-old Hale Nahsonhoya was sentenced Tuesday i
ATLANTA (AP) — A former Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority executive has pleaded guilty to his role in misappropriating funds as part of a false invoice scheme. U.S. District Attorney Joh
The U.S. and Afghanistan doubt that claim and say Pakistan must do more to thwart militants.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel adopted a mantra when citizens questioned her decision to open the country to refugees fleeing wars: We’ll manage.
“One dollar a day. Give me a break,” said State Attorney General Bob Ferguson, who filed suit against the country’s fourth-largest detention center, in Tacoma. That’s the amount detainees are
United Nations (AP) — EU foreign policy chief says the United States agrees with other parties that Iran is in compliance with nuclear deal.
"Brutal" day continues as rescuers dig and listen for youngsters trapped in collapsed school in Mexico City.
The soft soil that lines the ancient lake bed that Mexico City is built on amplified the shaking from Tuesday's earthquake and increased its destruct
LOS ANGELES - Bernie Casey, a professional football player turned actor known for parts in "Revenge of the Nerds" and "I'm Gonna Git You Sucka," has died. His talent agent Erin ......
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