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Published:Sunday | June 25, 2017 | 6:07 AM

UNITED STATESWEATHERFORD, Texas (AP) A Texas woman told investigators that she left her 2-year-old daughter and 16-month-old son in a hot car where they died last month to teach the girl a lesson and that they didn't lock themselves in, as she...

Published:Sunday | June 25, 2017 | 6:00 AM

 BEIJING (AP):More than 120 people were buried by a landslide that caused huge rocks and a mass of earth to come crashing into their homes in a mountain village in southwestern China early yesterday.The landslide, which came from a mountain, engulfed a cluster of...

Published:Saturday | June 24, 2017 | 6:15 PM

BEIJING (AP): More than 120 people were buried by a landslide that caused huge rocks and a mass of earth to come crashing into their homes in a mountain village in southwestern China early Saturday, officials said. The landslide, which came from a...

Published:Friday | June 23, 2017 | 6:08 AM

BRUSSELS (AP):British Prime Minister Theresa May promised Thursday that EU citizens will not be immediately kicked out of Britain when it leaves the union and says their fate will be a top...

Published:Friday | June 23, 2017 | 6:00 AM

PITTSBURGH (AP)A juror in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial said Thursday that some jurors were concerned that prosecutors waited 10 years to charge him, expressing suspicion that politics had...

Published:Friday | June 23, 2017 | 6:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP):President Donald Trump declared Thursday he never made and doesn't have recordings of his private conversations with ousted former FBI Director James Comey, ending a month-long guessing game that he started with a...

Published:Thursday | June 22, 2017 | 6:00 AM

IRBIL (AP):The Islamic State (IS) group destroyed Mosul's al-Nuri mosque and its iconic leaning minaret known as al-Hadba when fighters detonated explosives inside the structures yesterday night, Iraq's Ministry of Defence said.The mosque also...

Published:Thursday | June 22, 2017 | 6:00 AM

JERUSALEM (AP):President Donald Trump's son-in-law and chief Middle East adviser, Jared Kushner, made his first solo visit to the region yesterday, holding separate meetings with the Israeli and Palestinian...

Published:Thursday | June 22, 2017 | 6:00 AM

NEW ORLEANS (AP):A boy on an Alabama beach was struck and killed yesterday by a log washed ashore by storm surge from Tropical Storm Cindy, which spun bands of severe weather ashore from the...

Published:Wednesday | June 21, 2017 | 6:18 AM

The state of Colorado in the United States is training teachers to carry guns in classrooms. According to a BBC report the move is to protect children and stem school massacres. The BBC says 17 persons have participated in the three-day course...

Published:Wednesday | June 21, 2017 | 6:00 AM

BRUSSELS (AP):Belgian authorities said they foiled a "terror attack" yesterday when soldiers shot a suspect after a small explosion at a busy Brussels train station that continued a week of attacks in the capitals of Europe.Federal prosecutor Eric...

Published:Wednesday | June 21, 2017 | 6:00 AM

Islamic leaders are questioning Virginia detectives' insistence that the beating death of a teenage Muslim girl appears to have been a case of road rage, saying the attack looks all too much like...

Published:Wednesday | June 21, 2017 | 6:00 AM

MINNEAPOLIS (AP):The Minnesota police officer who pulled over Philando Castile politely told the driver that his brake lights were out and calmly instructed him not to pull out his handgun...

Published:Tuesday | June 20, 2017 | 6:13 AM

LONDON (AP):The attack on Muslim worshippers outside a London mosque yesterday follows a rising wave of violence and harassment directed against Muslims across Britain and around the world.This month alone, a Muslim woman wearing a head scarf told...

Published:Tuesday | June 20, 2017 | 6:06 AM

CINCINNATI (AP):Otto Warmbier, a comatose American college student who was released by North Korea last week, died yesterday afternoon. He was 22.The family announced his death in a statement released...

Published:Tuesday | June 20, 2017 | 6:04 AM

FAIRFAX, Virginia. (AP):Police blamed "road rage" yesterday for the killing of a teenage Muslim girl who was attacked by a driver while walking with friends to her mosque between Ramadan prayers this...

Published:Tuesday | June 20, 2017 | 6:03 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) :NASA's planet-hunting telescope has found 10 new planets outside our solar system that are likely the right size and temperature to potentially have life on them, broadly...

Published:Monday | June 19, 2017 | 6:05 PM

LONDON (AP): European researchers say that the Grenfell Tower disaster is now the deadliest fire in mainland Britain since they started keeping close records at the start of the 20th century. London police say that 79 people are now believed to...

Published:Monday | June 19, 2017 | 6:13 AM

WASHINGTON (AP): Killer heat is getting worse, a new study shows. Deadly heat waves like the one now broiling the American West are bigger killers than previously thought and they are going to grow more frequent, according to a new comprehensive...

Published:Monday | June 19, 2017 | 6:00 AM

PEDROGAO GRANDE (AP):A raging forest fire in central Portugal killed at least 62 people as they desperately tried to flee, charring cars and trucks as it swept over roads. The disaster - the worst tragedy Portugal has experienced in decades - shook...

Published:Monday | June 19, 2017 | 6:00 AM

BAMAKO (AP):Suspected jihadists attacked a hotel resort yesterday in Mali's capital, taking hostages at a spot popular with foreigners on the weekends. About 30 people managed to escape though...

Published:Monday | June 19, 2017 | 6:00 AM

PARIS (AP):President Emmanuel Macron's party, including untested novices, will be sweeping into the lower house of the French parliament, hogging a clear majority of seats after winning an overwhelming victory...

Published:Sunday | June 18, 2017 | 6:38 AM

AVELAR, Portugal (AP) -- Raging forest fires in central Portugal killed at least 62 people, many of them trapped in their cars as flames swept over a road, in what the prime minister on Sunday called "the biggest tragedy" the country has...

Published:Sunday | June 18, 2017 | 6:31 AM

LONDON (AP) -- The new exterior cladding used in a renovation on London's Grenfell Tower may have been banned under U.K. building regulations, two British ministers said Sunday as police continued their investigation into the inferno that...

Published:Sunday | June 18, 2017 | 6:20 AM

London police yesterday said 58 persons who were in Grenfell Tower are still missing and assumed to be dead.Police Commander Stuart Cundy said this number, which was based on reports from the public, may rise.He said it will take weeks or longer to...

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