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WWE superstars reportedly uncomfortable about performing in Saudi Arabia

Despite the unrest, WWE appears to be sticking to its guns. The WWE event, however, is still going ahead as a statement released by Vince McMahon only m...


'Stand up to European Union bullies', Boris Johnson tells Prime Minister

DUP leader Arlene Foster said Thursday that May and her government "could not in good conscience recommend a deal which places a trade barrier on United Kingd...


Woman forced to apologise for accusing 9-year-old of sexual assault

Social media erupted in response to "Cornerstore Caroline", some even calling it a modern Emmett Till incident. "I was just sexually assaulted by a child", ...


#MeToo: MJ Akbar sues journalist for defamation

Journalist Priya Ramani has issued a strong statement on Monday, hours after union minister MJ Akbar filed a defamation suit against her. Minister M.J. Th...


4 wedding portraits of Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank

Yet after the ceremony the princess changed into a blush Zac Posen dress. And Eugenie was careful to acknowledge her Irish ancestry, as IrishCentral.com f...


Cologne train station hostage situation in Germany

Following a hours-long standoff, German police have finally apprehended an assailant who took hostage a woman near Cologne central station. German magazine ...


Elizabeth Warren releases DNA test with 'strong evidence' of Native American ancestor

News of the DNA test , and the video , was first provided by Warren's office to the Globe reporter Annie Linskey, who described it as evidence that the sena...


Turkish newspaper identifies 15 Saudis allegedly involved in Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance

Khashoggi - a USA resident and one of the more outspoken critics of the regime of King Salman and his son, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman - disappeared after ...


India to continue balanced approach towards protecting human rights

Teodoro Locsin, Jr., the next foreign affairs secretary, announced that the Philippines won 165 out of 192 votes on Friday in UNHRC , which is "responsible f...


Storm Callum: Warning as heavy rain and wind continue to batter Lancashire

The MET Office has issued a yellow weather warning for the area and says people can expect delays to their journeys. He said that some high areas in south w...


Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank release official wedding photos

The third photo made by famous photographer Alex Bramall , the bride and groom kissing, sitting in the carriage. Eugenie was photographed with her husband,...


Nepal storm kills at least seven climbers on Himalayan mountain, police say

Kim Chang-ho, from South Korea, who is the fastest person to reach the summits of the world's 14 highest mountains without additional oxygen, is believed by loc...


Hurricane Michael kills 17 in US

By Friday, two days after Michael plowed into Florida's Panhandle as one of the fiercest hurricanes ever to strike the USA mainland, there was no official wor...


TopStory - Indonesia quake, tsunami toll climbs to 2,045

More than 200,000 people remain in dire need of humanitarian assistance in Palu . Anwar Saing, 45, who sought refuge in a camp near the Darussalam Grand Mosq...


Arlene Foster warns Theresa May over 'dodgy' Brexit deal

Last week, the DUP, whose 10 MPs prop up May's government, made it clear they would be prepared to vote down the budget this month, if the government pressed ah...


Kellyanne Conway takes aim at Hillary Clinton

In 2016 while running for president against Trump , Clinton was investigated by the FBI and the State Department for her use of a private email server while ...


Trump signs Music Modernization Act for online music licensing

He was joined by singer Kid Rock , Mike Love of the Beach Boys, singer Sam Moore and the Christian group MercyMe. The legislation is a collection of thre...


11 infant bodies found hidden in former funeral home ceiling in Detroit

Officers say the remains were found in boxes and two small caskets. The remains, some of which had apparently been kept in the niche between the floors sinc...


Israel orders immediate halt to Gaza fuel deliveries

Israel announced on Friday as well it would halt fuel deliveries headed to the besieged Gaza Strip in response to what it said were attacks against Israeli s...


Hurricane Michael's death count rises after Virginia reports several fatalities

Hurricane Michael made landfall close to the small town and according to authorities it bore the full brunt of the storm. The order is created to mobilize resou...


Got proof Khashoggi was killed: Turkey

President Donald Trump declared Friday the USA will uncover the truth about what happened to journalist and US resident Jamal Khashoggi , whose possible murd...


Turkish court rules to release Andrew Brunson

As the evangelical missionary prepared to leave Turkey this evening, his parents Ron and Pam Brunson told Sky News of their relief. Prior to the ruling, he sa...


Pope: Wuerl Can 'Justify' Actions Sheltering Predator Priests

The sex abuse scandal has been roiling the Catholic Church worldwide. Simultaneously, Wuerl faced widespread skepticism over his insistence that he knew nothi...


Cyclone 'Titli' intensifies into very severe cyclonic storm, Odisha govt starts evacuation

Cyclone Titli uprooted trees and electric poles and damaged hutments in Odisha's Ganjam and Gajapati districts after making landfall early Thursday morning, bu...


Africa's 'youngest' billionaire kidnapped in Tanzania

The Dar es Salaam Special Police Zone Commander, Mr Lazaro Mambosasa confirmed the reports, saying the famous businessman may have been kidnapped by people he...


Trump's wording triggers controversy in S. Korea

Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha had said on Wednesday that Seoul was considering lifting measures applied after a deadly attack in 2010 that killed 46 South K...


Malaysia to abolish colonial-era Sedition Act, death penalty

Rights group Lawyers for Liberty (LFL) today urged Putrajaya to now focus on helping Malaysians on death row in foreign countries, following reports that a bill...


Trump Team Sought Israeli Firm's Help to Defeat 'Bear'

Then-Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton speaks as then-Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump listens during the second presidential deba...


Met Éireann issue updated status orange weather warning for five counties

It is quite a wet and windy day on Friday itself with outbreaks of rain. If it drifts further east, we would be in for stronger winds. Galway is one of thirte...


Pentagon grounds F-35 fighter jets in wake of crash

During the subsequent investigation, certain fuel tubes were identified as a potential problem, largely involving aircraft built before 2015. If the aircraft ha...


Susan Collins: I don't believe Kavanaugh was Ford's assailant

Collins went desk to desk picking up discarded copies of the Congressional Record from the day before. The CrowdPac fundraiser describes two scenarios for th...


British pair among five dead in Majorca flash floods

He told The Telegraph: "We are in contact with the Spanish authorities responding to flooding in Majorca , and urgently seeking updates from them". The reg...


Michael expected to gain hurricane strength as it approaches Florida

The latest forecast cone from the National Hurricane Center has Michael moving through Middle Georgia as a tropical storm late Wednesday into Thursday. The tr...


Why Camilla Parker Bowles Won't Be Attending Princess Eugenie's Wedding

Around 500 guests are expected to attend the wedding, including celebrity guests such as Victoria and David Beckham, Elton John, singers Ellie Goulding and Jame...


Japan now has the world's most powerful passport

Germany has now fallen further to 3rd place, which it shares with South Korea and France. The US and the United Kingdom both give access to 186 destinations w...