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Jun 21 2017

S.Korean President condoles death of US student released by Pyongyang

Earlier the coroner's office said it had received Warmbier's body for an autopsy examination and was expecting to release preliminary findings later on Tuesday or on Wedn...

Jun 21 2017

Franken: Warmbier's Death Was 'Equivalent to Murder'

The 22-year-old OH native died after falling into a coma last year while in a North Korean prison. Haley said while Warmbier's memory will always be a blessing to his...

Jun 21 2017

Emirates wants US, European monitors for any Qatar deal

On Tuesday, there was more whiplash. The US says it is "mystified" as to why Saudi Arabia and its Gulf allies have not revealed details to back up their claims that...

Jun 21 2017

Egypt police disburses small protests against islands deal

In Cairo , two dozen protesters held a short march in downtown Cairo but were quickly dispersed by security forces and some participants were arrested, the Popular Soc...

Jun 21 2017

US says it downed Iran-made drone in Syria

On Sunday, the USA shot down a Syrian warplane for the first time, prompting Russian Federation to issue a threat to coalition aircraft flying west of the River Euphrates...

Jun 21 2017

US shoots down pro-regime drone in Syria

The Shaheed-129 drone was armed and displayed hostile intent when it was intercepted by an F-15E Strike Eagle around 12:30 a.m. local time near the Syrian city of Tanf, ...

Jun 21 2017

Rebels attack Philippine village, possibly to divert troops

Philippine officials said Muslim militants are engaging troops in a gunbattle in a North Cotabato village in an attack that may be an attempt to divert the military's foc...

Jun 21 2017

Darjeeling unrest continues, Rajnath Singh appeals peace; Mamata smells conspiracy

It is not a political fight but a fight for our own identity. Besides, many people, including 19 policemen, were admitted to various hospitals in Darjeeling and Silig...

Jun 21 2017

Man United's stance on Cristiano Ronaldo return seems clear

And Ferdinand, who played with Ronaldo at United for six seasons, hopes his former club can finalise a deal for the four-time Ballon d'Or victor. Atletico Madrid strike...

Jun 21 2017

Public funeral planned for United States student freed from North Korea

If a passport ban were placed on North Korea, an American who violated it could face a fine and up to 10 years in prison for a first offense. It may never be known, but...

Jun 21 2017

Gulf Coast preparing for tropical storm that hasn't quite formed yet

Despite sitting still now, Cindy is expected to approach the coast of southwest Louisiana sometime Wednesday. A Tropical Storm Warning is now in effect from High Island...

Jun 21 2017

White House press secretary Sean Spicer may step aside

Ingraham was among several candidates reportedly under consideration for succeeding Spicer in a possible shake-up in the White House's communications operation . "I do...

Jun 21 2017

Sarfraz Ahmed: 'The win will be remembered for a long, long time'

Pakistan used their maiden ICC Champions Trophy win to make a politically sensitive statement on Sunday. "A lot of people had vibes that we might not be able to defea...

Jun 21 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo summoned for July 31 tax hearing

The reigning Ballon d'Or and Best FIFA Men's Player award victor is believed to feel singled out for disproportionate treatment after Spanish prosecutors accused him of e...

Jun 21 2017

After Warmbier's death, USA weighs travel ban on North Korea

As a traveler, he fell in love with the people and culture of North Korea , he says. He died Monday in Cincinnati. One expert says Warmbier's family may have decided n...

Jun 21 2017

McConnell says GOP Getting Ready for Senate Health Care Vote

The Republican said he was frustrated with the status of the health care plan, and said most of his colleagues have not been able to see the bill either. "We had th...

Jun 21 2017

Trump confirms he's under investigation by Special Counsel Mueller

Former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey told Congress last week he believes he was sacked by Mr Trump to undermine the agency's Russian Federatio...

Jun 21 2017

Hamilton County Coroner: No autopsy for Warmbier

His parents say he died Monday afternoon. North Korea said Warmbier had contracted botulism and fell into a coma after ingestion a sleeping pill, but American doctors ...

Jun 21 2017

London Van Attack: Brave Imam 'Stopped All Forms' of Assault on Suspect

After Monday's attack , the alleged assailant was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and later charged with the commission, preparation or instigation of terroris...

Jun 21 2017

Coroner examining death of US student released by North Korea

North Korea accuses Washington and South Korea of sending spies to overthrow its government. Doctors said Warmbier suffered extensive loss of brain tissue and "pro...