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Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: Opposition demands resignations of CM Adityanath, health minister

Rajeev Rautela the district magistrate, Uttar Pradesh said in the press conference that this event occurred Thursday noon. He claims that only seven deaths ha...


McConnell Stalls Republican Obamacare Fix, Bewilders Trump

Trump wants to move on to tax reform and infrastructure but the Affordable Healthcare Act, an imploding law that Republicans can not fix and will not repeal, st...


Trump Moves To Crack Down On Chinese Intellectual Property Practices

Trump's threat to investigate China's intellectual property and trade practices is valid, but his administration might not be up to the delicate task of carryin...


See the White House as a construction zone

The renovations are estimated to take about two weeks and cost $3.4 million it "includes replacing the air-conditioning and heating system and installing new c...


Sense of unease among Muslims in India: Hamid Ansari

Further during his speech, Ansari compared the position of the Rajya Sabha chairman with an umpire or a referee and said, "The chair is like an umpire in Cric...


US stocks slip amid heightened US-North Korea tensions

North Korea responded to Trump's comments, claiming that it was "carefully examining" a strike on U.S. Pacific territory of Guam. The Dow Jones industrial ave...


President Trump: Opioid crisis is a national emergency

The opioid commission's recommendations contrast sharply from the Trump administration's overall response to the opioid crisis to date. The announceme...


Russian air force jet flies over Washigton DC area locations

The plane then appeared over Dayton, Ohio near Wright-Patterson Air Base, and back over Washington , D.C. and Philadelphia. After that, the Russian plane was...


Trump Hotel DC Has Profited Nearly $2 Million This Year

Trump himself has made occasional appearances at the property since taking office. The General Services Administration on Friday pulled down a trove of unreda...


NYPD officer injured by gunman could leave hospital today

As Nguyen approached the room, the man inside fired, striking the officer once in the arm and twice in his bulletproof vest, police said. This is an example of ...


'Tell my family I love them'

Smith was responding to a call about a suspicious person after Charles Party Shop informed police a man was snatching groceries from people's hands, reported th...


Few showers, thunderstorm possible later

There is a special weather advisory for Ottawa County in effect until 10:30 p.m. Wind gusts of up to 55 miles per hour were being reported in some areas. Otherw...


Constituent Assembly Starts Work, Opposition Stages Terror Attack

Mister Donald Trump, here is my hand ", he said. Any transactions with the government of Venezuela or any of the South American country's state agencies will i...


Killed in Egyptian train collision

People gather at the site of a train collision near Egypt's Mediterranean city of Alexandria, on August 11, 2017. Health officials fear that the death toll ma...


Guam: Small But Important Piece of US Territory in Pacific

Meanwhile, Abella assured the safety and protection of migrant Filipino workers now in Guam following North Korea's airstrike threat on the USA territory. N...


Spain could overtake Greece in migrant sea arrivals

Sunbathers on a southern Spanish beach were startled this week when 30 to 40 fully clothed men pulled up to shore in a rubber boat and scattered across the sand...


Kenya's Elections At A Glance

Provisional results show President Uhuru Kenyatta with a lead of 1.4 million votes as he vies for a second and final five-year term. The opposition said docum...


Patients Being Treated Following 'Chemical Release' at NH Hospital

The hospital's emergency room was evacuated as a precaution because it was located nearby, but no patients or staff there reported any symptoms, CBS reported....


Video Shows Car Plunge 7 Stories Off Parking Garage, Narrowly Miss SUV

In the video released by the Austin Police Department on Thursday, an SUV drives slowly through an alley then comes to a stop. The BMW came to rest upside dow...


Death Toll Rises in Tuesday's Powerful Earthquake in China's Sichuan Province

AFP journalists in Jiuzhaigou , a popular tourist destination near the epicentre of Tuesday night's 6.5-magnitude quake, saw dozens of relief and military truc...


700k contaminated eggs have been sold in the UK

Some eggs were sent back, while others were used in minced meat and luncheon meat. 'Destroyed'The NVWA spokeswoman said that restrictions remained in place on 1...


US Officials in Cuba Suffer Mystery Illness, Igniting Fresh Diplomatic Storm

A number of American diplomats working at the US embassy in Havana, Cuba have returned home after suffering hearing loss and other injuries over the past year. ...


Key facts about Guam, the center of US-North Korea tension

But Hartz says the latest North Korea scare feels more serious than previous ones. Here's what you need to know about it. After taking off from Andersen ...


DA to bring motion to dissolve Parly

Ahead of the vote, opposition parties urged members of the ruling African National Congress (ANC ) to vote against their President. Mr Zuma's tenure as South...


Juveniles put baby inside refrigerator, post video on Snapchat

Police arrested two juveniles in MA this week after a Snapchat video shows them putting a 7-month-old baby in a refrigerator. After a few seconds, they open t...


People disappointed over breakdown of Grand Alliance: Sharad Yadav

Party sources said that CM Nitish Kumar was unhappy with Yadav over his public remarks expressing his reservations with the developments that transpired last ...


AIADMK dumps TTV Dinakaran as Deputy General Secretary

The resolution, signed by the office-bearers including Palaniswami, was released to the media after the meet. Welcoming the decision, former Minister and spok...


Five US Military Members Have Sued Trump Over His Proposed Transgender Ban

Trump notoriously tweeted on July 26 that after speaking with generals, he chose to no longer allow transgender people "to serve in any capacity ", a rever...


Trump still criticizing McConnell over health care failure

Though McConnell has largely refrained from criticizing Trump, he has on occasion critiqued the president's use of Twitter as unhelpful to GOP lawmakers' effort...


Giant inflatable chicken with orange hair placed near White House

The inflatable barn animal was featured in several Tax Day March events in cities across the USA, including DC, Chicago and San Francisco. Since then th...


Teenage Migrants 'Deliberately Drowned' By Smugglers In Yemen

They estimated the average age of those on board to be 16. Around 55,000 migrants have left the Horn of Africa to come to Yemen so far this year, more tha...


S/African opposition to table motion to dissolve House

Tuesday's no-confidence motion was the first to be held by secret ballot, and more than 25 members of his ruling party revolted and supported the motion or ab...


Girl throws boiling water on resting 11-year-old at Bronx sleepover

The family shared a heartbreaking photo of Jamoneishia in the burn unit, showing the girl with injuries to her face, neck, back and shoulders. According to po...


The media today: HuffPost stands by its reporter after Fox host sues

Bolling filed a $50 million defamation lawsuit against Yashar Ali , the HuffPost contributing writer who wrote the original article , the Associated Press ...


BOTH Powerball and Mega Million jackpots top $300 million

This is the sixth largest jackpot in the game's history. The next Mega Millions drawing is at 11 p.m. on Friday; Powerball , 10:59 p.m. on Saturday. Your odd...


Trump pledges tough law-enforcement response to opioid crisis

Trump added that the administration is also working with law enforcement to "protect innocent citizens from drug dealers that poison our communities" and "stron...


Nagasaki Mayor Urges Nations: Abandon Nuclear Programs

In his Peace Declaration at a ceremony in the Peace Park to commemorate the lives lost on August 9, 1945, Taue said the government's position on nuclear weapons...


British model denies kidnapping story was a hoax: Lawyer

Ayling says she was attacked in Milan in July while attending a photo shoot. "It's global. It's about profits that traffickers make and people that exploi...


French soldiers hit by vehicle in Paris suburb Levallois-Perret

A police operation was underway to find the vehicle and the driver involved in the incident, BBC reported. Shortly after 1am police said a man had been arre...


Sarah Harding hints at feud with former Girls Aloud bandmate Cheryl

Chantelle was Jemma was previously attached at the hip - enjoying nights out where they held hands and engaged in saucy smooches. Emma asked her: "One thing I...


Solar eclipse glossary: 21 terms to make you sound like an expert

Turn on your vehicle's headlights during the eclipse event. "Every astronomer worth his salt is decamping for somewhere along the eclipse line", said Raymond ...


Horrified tourists watch woman drag daughter's body into woods

According to the Pocahontas Times in West Virginia, police believe Newsome had just crossed into the state when she struck a guardrail Sunday morning. Kaye-le...


Anti-diversity memo row: Fired Google employee gets WikiLeaks job offer

Damore said that he was exploring all possible legal remedies and that before being fired he had submitted a charge to the US National Labor Relations Boar...


Canada to set up border camp as number of asylum seekers swells

Canada has deployed soldiers to erect tents near the USA border to temporarily house hundreds of asylum seekers crossing from NY state, officials said on Wedn...


Above-Average Activity Predicted for 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season

Numbers for the mid-season NOAA (national oceanic and atmospheric administration) hurricane seasonal forecast are out. " Wind patterns that are conducive to ...


Venezuelan protesters endure rights violations

The next round is still expected to stop short of penalties against Venezuela's vital oil sector, considered the toughest of possible sanctions, though such m...


'Typical' August week of weather ahead

Showers and storms will start across the higher elevations before spreading to the plains later in the day. The first complex of thunderstorms is predicted to m...


Canadian pastor detained in North Korea

A Canadian pastor who was sentenced to a life term of hard labour in North Korea for "crimes against the state" in December 2015 has been released , the coun...


Daycare owner apologizes in child's death

Barbara Livingston, Myles' great aunt, is adamant that the owners of Little Miracles Academy face criminal charges for their neglect. The worker at Little M...


Did we humans contribute to the Texas heat wave? It's complicated

But those who challenge scientific data on human-caused climate change say they are equally anxious that the draft report , as well as the larger National C...