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Sparks fly between Turkey, Iraq as battle looms to oust ISIL from Mosul

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Germany's Verdi union has agreed a three-year pay deal for its 2,000 workers at Berlin's airports, ending the threat of further strikes after industrial action caused the cancellation of some 2,000 fl
CARSON CITY, Nevada (AP) — Even with the Republican failure to repeal Barack Obama’s health care law, Democratic lawmakers in some states are pressing ahead with efforts to protect birth contro
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Building inspectors found multiple fire code violations at a Northern California building just three days before a blaze erupted, killing three of the low-income residents. Dur
OTTAWA - Health Canada has issued a warning about a skin cream for babies and children that it says could pose "serious health risks." The federal agency says PureCare Herbal Cream, which is promoted
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The UK will refuse to hand Brussels £50 billion to pay for its divorce from the European Union, David Davis has insisted.
Pahor added that Slovenia would face such an option only "if a lack of consensus within the bloc prevented a stronger integration of all 27 EU member states" after Brexit.
CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Veteran South African anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Kathrada, who was sentenced to life imprisonment with Nelson Mandela for treason, died on Tuesday after complications followin
Ahmed Kathrada, who spent 26 years in prison for his activism, was a close associate of Nelson Mandela.
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong-leader elect Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she is "very determined" to tackle the city's housing problem when she becomes chief executive later this year.
CINCINNATI (AP) — A mother of five who was wounded in the Cincinnati nightclub shooting described a chaotic scene in which she and other club patrons were frantically crawling over one another to rea
A powerful cyclone carrying winds of up to 263km/h (163 mph) has reached the coast of Queensland, Australia.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Howling winds, heavy rain and huge seas pounded Australia's northeast on Tuesday, damaging homes, wrecking jetties and cutting power to thousands of people as Tropical Cyclone Debbi
A woman who fell down a cliff in South Australia is rescued after the family dog runs for help.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The push to end homelessness among veterans would suffer without the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness, which is up for elimination under President Donald Trump’s
NEW YORK (AP) — Ignoring fresh threats from the White House, city leaders across the U.S. are vowing to intensify their fight against President Donald Trump’s promised crackdown on so-called &#
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A longtime Philadelphia church official is due back in court as lawyers debate how many church abuse victims should testify at his retrial. Monsignor William Lynn is being retried
The home was built by Trump's father in 1940 in the upmarket enclave of Jamaica Estates
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - The body of Kim Jong Nam, who was murdered in Malaysia last month, is still in Kuala Lumpur, health minister Health Minister Subramaniam Sathasivam said on Tuesday, amid repor
TOWNSVILLE, Australia (AP) — A powerful cyclone slammed into Australia’s tropical northeast coast on Tuesday, tearing down fences, snapping trees and knocking out power to thousands, officials
The White House said the two leaders spoke by phone after the tiny southwestern state of Saarland backed Merkel in a vote Sunday.
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian government has shelved a planned extradition treaty with China rather than allow the Senate reject it over human rights concerns. Foreign Minister Julie Bish
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea on Tuesday held a memorial ceremony for the nine passengers still missing from the 2014 ferry disaster that killed 304 passengers near the ship’s wreckage
Prime Minister Binali Yildirim and Pakistan’s parliament speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq met late Monday in efforts to strengthen economic ties between the two nations
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea’s family-run conglomerates are facing calls for a shakeup in their governance from a leading candidate in May's presidential election, following the ouster of former Pres
GORAKHPUR, India/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Since Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi stunned the political establishment by promoting a hardline Hindu priest to one of the country's most powerful position
Calgary radio station CHQR says it has learned that sex offender John Francis Dionne will be staying behind bars for at least another couple of years. The Parole Board of Canada has ordered his conti
The popular work, which aims to draw attention to gender inequality, will now stay in New York till 2018.
EB-5 started decades ago as a way to create jobs in needy US neighbourhoods
However, Masood did show interest in 'jihad', according to the police
Britain, France, Israel, Russia and the US voted no, while China, India, Pakistan abstained
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