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Russia retaliates: Moscow expels 23 UK diplomats amid spy row

CNN / World 279 sources

Russia's Foreign Ministry ordered the expulsion of 23 British diplomats from Russia on Saturday in a tit-for-tat response to Britain's decision to expel Russian envoys in connection with the poisoning of a former Russian double agent and…

Trump's Personal Lawyer Is Now Calling For End To Russia Probe

The Huffington Post 67 sources

He called for "an end to alleged Russia Collusion investigation."

Revealed: 50 million Facebook profiles harvested for Cambridge Analytica in major data breach

The Guardian 131 sources

The data analytics firm that worked with Donald Trump's election team and the winning Brexit campaign harvested millions of Facebook profiles of US voters, in the tech giant's biggest ever data breach, and used them to build a powerful…

Multi-car accidents as 'Beast from the East' hits UK

Sky News / UK 23 sources

Multi-car accidents caused by a new cold snap gripping the country have caused at least one major road to be closed.

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How Trump Consultants Exploited the Facebook Data of Millions

The New York Times 29 sources

Cambridge Analytica harvested personal information from a huge swath of the electorate to develop techniques that were later used in the Trump campaign.


4 victims of FIU bridge collapse identified by police

ABC News 205 sources

Authorities say at least six people died when the bridge collapsed Thursday.


United Flight Was Diverted Because It Accidentally Had A Dog Onboard

NDTV.com 17 sources

United Airlines had an in-flight incident involving a dog.


US probes 4 deaths in Hyundai-Kia cars when air bags failed

The U.S. government is investigating why air bags in some Hyundai and Kia cars failed to inflate in crashes, killing four people


Trump’s Legal Team Says It Can Sue Stormy Daniels For $20 Million

The Huffington Post 110 sources

Trump enters the case for the first time, represented by the lawyer who handled Hulk Hogan’s sex tape lawsuit.


Miami bridge collapse: engineer's answerphone message about crack not heard

The Guardian / AU 140 sources

Police department says criminal charges were possible after inquiries into the accident that killed at least six are completed

The Latest: Report of dozens killed in airstrike in Syria

Syrian opposition activists are reporting that dozens of people were killed and scores wounded when an airstrike hit a rebel-held town east of the capital Damascus


Oxfam hit by second sex scandal over Haiti

The Times / Sport 13 sources

Oxfam has been engulfed by a second sex scandal over the conduct of its staff in earthquake-torn Haiti. The charity put female aid workers and survivors of the disaster at risk by keeping a senior employee in the country for more than a…

Snow blankets eastern Britain as temperatures fall to -5C

The Guardian 23 sources

Amber warnings issued for Midlands, Yorkshire and London as wintry weather returns


Sessions Fires FBI Official McCabe Two Days Before He Was to Retire

Bloomberg / News 304 sources

Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired the FBI’s former deputy director, Andrew McCabe -- a favorite target for President Donald Trump and Republicans -- on Friday night, two days before he was to retire. Sessions made the politically…

U.S. Negotiating 'Supplement' To Iran Nuclear Deal With European Allies

Radio Free Europe 8 sources

The United States and European powers are negotiating over a possible "supplemental" agreement to the Iran nuclear deal that would address Iran's ballistic missile development and involvement in Middle East conflicts, a U.S. diplomat said.


Man arrested after two women die in shooting

Sky News / UK 30 sources

Two women have been shot dead at a house in St Leonards, East Sussex, police say.


Spy poisoning: PM heckler demands 'evidence'

Sky News 33 sources

A woman who heckled the Prime Minister during her visit to Salisbury this week has told Sky News "people want to see the evidence" behind the nerve agent attack.


Leader for life? China's President reappointed

Sky News / World 112 sources

Chinese President Xi Jinping has been reappointed with no limit on the number of terms he can serve.


Trump attorney accuses Stormy Daniels of violating nondisclosure agreement 20 times

In this Feb. 11, 2007 photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels arrives for the 49th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Daniels' attorney says she has been threatened with physical harm. (Matt Sayles / AP). Emma Brown and Tom…

As many as 16,000 civilians flee Ghouta and Afrin as the two Syrian battles enter decisive phases

Thousands of civilians were fleeing from besieged enclaves on opposite ends of Syria on Friday as two major battles in the multi-sided war entered decisive phases that saw the body count rising ever higher.


Engineer of Florida Bridge Reported Cracks Days Before Collapse

The state Department of Transportation said the lead engineer had left it a voice mail message warning of cracking on the newly installed bridge.


Friday, Mar 16

Ex-president Zuma to be charged with corruption

Sky News / World 100 sources

South Africa's former president Jacob Zuma will be charged with corruption over a massive arms deal in the 1990s.

Corbyn defies critics over spy poisoning claims

Sky News / US News 286 sources

Jeremy Corbyn has again refused to directly blame Russia for the Salisbury nerve agent attack, urging the Government not to "rush ahead of the evidence".

Police launch murder inquiry over death of Nikolai Glushkov

The Guardian 117 sources

Met announces move after pathologist’s report on death of Russian exile in London earlier this week

Mueller Risks Crossing Trump's Red Line With Reported ...

Bloomberg / News 133 sources

Special Counsel Robert Mueller may have crossed a line President Donald Trump set out early in the investigation into possible Russian meddling with his ...

Thursday, Mar 15

US Sanctions Russian Troll Farm for Alleged Election Meddling

Bloomberg 230 sources

The U.S. sanctioned a St. Petersburg-based “troll farm,” a close ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin, two Russian intelligence services and other Russian citizens and businesses indicted by Special Counsel Robert Mueller on charges of…

Spy attack: Anthrax vaccinations for British troops

Sky News 497 sources

Thousands of British soldiers are to be vaccinated against anthrax poisoning in a direct response to the recent nerve agent attack in Salisbury.

Pedestrian bridge collapses in Miami

Fox News 752 sources

At least six people injured in bridge collapse near Florida International University.

UK, US, Germany and France unite to condemn spy attack

The Guardian 269 sources

Joint statement deplores ‘assault on UK sovereignty’ and says only plausible explanation is that Russia is responsible

Wednesday, Mar 14

U.K. Expels Russian Diplomats, Freezes Assets Over Spy ...

Bloomberg / News 315 sources

Prime Minister Theresa May ordered the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats in retaliation for the poisoning on British soil of a former spy and his daughter ...

L.A. students join the nationwide walkout to push for stricter gun control

Los Angeles Times 839 sources

Students walked out of schools across Los Angeles on Wednesday to call attention to the effects of gun violence and push for stricter gun control laws.

Stephen Hawking, science's brightest star, dies aged 76

The Guardian / AU 782 sources

The physicist and author of A Brief History of Time has died at his home in Cambridge. His children said: ‘We will miss him for ever’

Democrat claims win in Pennsylvania special election, but tight race not yet over

A razor's edge separated Democrat Conor Lamb and Republican Rick Saccone early Wednesday in their closely watched special election in Pennsylvania, where a surprisingly strong bid by first-time candidate Lamb severely tested Donald Trump's…

Tuesday, Mar 13

Novichok nerve agent attack 'clearly came from Russia', says Tillerson

The Guardian 580 sources

US secretary of state says it is ‘almost beyond comprehension’ that state actor could use such a dangerous substance as Novichok

Trump fires Tillerson: president swings axe after series of policy clashes

The Guardian 787 sources

President tweets secretary of state is out and announces CIA director Mike Pompeo will become top diplomat

Despite Mueller’s Push, House Republicans Declare No Evidence of Collusion

The New York Times 224 sources

House Intelligence Committee Republicans are ending their investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 election, saying the Trump campaign did not collude with the Kremlin.

Trump CIA Pick Haspel to Face Questions Over Interrogation ...

Bloomberg / Politics 156 sources

President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the CIA would make history as the first female director of the intelligence agency, but first she’ll face ...

Monday, Mar 12

Nepal plane crash: 49 dead as plane veers off Kathmandu runway

BBC / News 379 sources

Police say 49 of 71 passengers and crew are killed after a plane veers off a runway in Nepal.

Trump-North Korea meeting: US 'knows the risks', says spy chief

BBC / News 67 sources

CIA director Mike Pompeo says President Trump "isn't doing this for theatre" but to solve a problem.

Helicopter crashes New York City, 5 dead

Fox News 589 sources

Liberty tour helicopter crashes in New York City’s East River, leaving five passengers dead and one survivor.

May issues ultimatum to Moscow over Salisbury poisoning

The Guardian 550 sources

Prime minister says origin of nerve agent and past record of assassinations make Russian involvement highly likely