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Jun 24 2017

Authorities: Texas mom left 2 kids in hot car as punishment

Randolph eventually admitted she broke the window of the vehicle to make it look like an accident, according to WFAA. Both kids were pronounced dead shortly after 4:30 p....

Jun 24 2017

North Korea Defends Otto Warmbier's Treatment

Kenneth Bae, an American who was jailed for almost two years in North Korea, told CNN he believed Warmbier could have been tortured, and cautioned other Americans again...

Jun 24 2017

Hundreds of civilians flee Mosul as IS loses grip on city

Nine people, including soldiers and civilians, died in Anbar province in Iraq on Friday after a suicide bomber blew himself up. Hundreds of civilians fleeing the Old City...

Jun 24 2017

At Women-only Salon in Brooklyn, Muslim-Americans Prepare for Eid

The Armed Forces of the Philippines will observe an 8-hour "humanitarian pause" against the Maute Group on Sunday, June 25 , in deference to the Eid'l Fitr celebrat...

Jun 24 2017

Karen Handel Victory Has Silver Lining for Democrats

They argue that Democratic candidates will have a better shot on Election Day if they're not tied to Pelosi . Also on Tuesday, a Democratic candidate fell 3 pe...

Jun 24 2017

Senate Health Bill: Dayton Disabilities Advocates Raise Alarms Over Medicaid Cuts

Now President Donald Trump and Republicans in Congress are pushing through a plan that would take health care away from 23 million people - including numerous 4 mil...

Jun 24 2017

Pentagon chief blasts N.Korea over U.S. student who died

The family of Otto Warmbier , the University of Virginia student imprisoned by North Korea who died after being sent back comatose to the United States, hid his Jewish...

Jun 24 2017

Grenfell Tower charity song tops singles chart two days after release

According to the Official Charts Company, a total of 170,000 sales have been recorded across digital and streaming, with just under 169,000 of those sales coming from do...

Jun 24 2017

South Korea finance minister vows to cooperate with US on North Korea

If the USA were to take military action, potential targets could be North Korea's airfields in Hwangju, Kusong, and Wonsan provinces that have been used over the past yea...

Jun 24 2017

Sen. Dean Heller Is the First Moderate "No" on Trumpcare

The bill passed the House in May and until 22 June the Senate draft was kept secret from all but a few select Republican Senators by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell . ...

Jun 24 2017

Health Insurers Concerned by 'Dramatic' Medicaid Cuts in Bill

The current bill does not repeal Obamacare. He said that if Republicans come up with a plan that is "demonstrably better than the improvements we made to our health car...

Jun 24 2017

EC disqualifies MP minister Narottam Mishra over election expenditure

He was disqualified by the Election Commission for three years for filing wrong accounts of election expenditure during the 2008 Assembly polls. Mishra is now a min...

Jun 24 2017

US Senator had secret meeting with North Korea to free Otto Warmbier

Warmbier, a 22-year-old University of Virginia student, died Monday, six days after he returned to his OH home in a coma after 17 months of detention in the North for tak...

Jun 24 2017

Australia suspends air operations over Syria

Over the past week, Islamic State militants made numerous attempts to escape the besieged city of Raqqa and head towards Palmyra using a " southern corridor ", accordi...

Jun 24 2017

American side ready to respond if India raises H-1B visa issue

Aid group Sulabh International, which claims it has built 1.5 million toilets across the country, has set up " Trump Village" signs around the small community in the nor...

Jun 24 2017

Reds select high school phenom Hunter Greene in Major League Baseball draft

It was an excruciating decision between USC ace Mark Prior and St. Paul prep catcher Joe Mauer. There was a lot of speculation ahead of the MLB Draft with everything ...

Jun 24 2017

Camden tower block residents evacuated over fire safety fears

PM: We will work with and support the emergency services and relevant authorities to safeguard the public. Fears about cladding are not limited to apartment buildings...

Jun 24 2017

Spicer expected to address Senate health care plan

Not one Democrat plans on supporting the bill , which means Republicans can only afford to lose two more votes in the Senate or the bill will fail. "No amoun...

Jun 24 2017

England's Lauren Winfield ruled out of India opener

Mithali Raj was questioned by a reporter about who her favourite male cricketer was. But they do boast of the leading wicket-taker in ODI history in their ranks and J...

Jun 24 2017

Palestinians dismiss Daesh claim of Israel female officer killing

The three attackers were shot dead by police. We've got more newsletters we think you'll find interesting. Israeli soldiers stand guard as Palestinian women walk ou...