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Afghanistan: Kabul voter centre suicide attack kills 57

BBC.com 301 sources

The dead include five children accompanying their parents registering to vote in Kabul.

Gunman on the run after killing 4 at a Waffle House

ABC News 291 sources

Nashville police are currently looking for a 29-year-old person of interest.

Four Britons killed in Saudi Arabia coach crash

Sky News 30 sources

Four Britons have died after their coach collided with a petrol tanker in Saudi Arabia.

Trump says North Korea nuclear crisis 'long way from conclusion'

The Guardian 16 sources

Donald Trump strikes cautious note a day after the North’s pledge to end nuclear tests raised hopes before planned summits

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Supreme Court to hear oral arguments on travel ban case

Fox News 4 sources

Supreme Court to hear arguments regarding whether or not Trump's travel ban discriminates based on nationality or religion; legal panel provides insight.

Mitt Romney Fails To Secure Utah Senate GOP Nomination, Will Face Primary

The Huffington Post 78 sources

Romney fell short of getting the nod at the state's Republican Convention.

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EPA chief Scott Pruitt did meet lobbyist linked to condo lease, despite denials

The Guardian / US 21 sources

Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt met in his office last year with a veteran Washington lobbyist tied to the bargain-priced condo where Pruitt was living.

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Iran's Top Diplomat Says 'All Options Are On The Table' If U.S. Pulls Out Of Nuclear Deal

The Huffington Post 33 sources

President Donald Trump set a May 12 deadline to decide what to do on the nuclear agreement.

World’s oldest woman misses record

The world’s oldest person, a 117-year-old Japanese woman, has died.

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Deadly Nashville shooting by ‘nude’ gunman

News.com.au / World 292 sources

THREE people were killed and several others injured when a naked gunman burst into a Waffle House in the Nashville area and opened, according to reports.

President Macron on relations with the US, Syria and Russia

Fox News 20 sources

On the eve of his three-day state visit to Washington, Emmanuel Macron sits down with 'Fox News Sunday' anchor Chris Wallace for an exclusive interview.

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Pressure grows on May and Rudd over Windrush scandal

The Guardian 6 sources

Sayeeda Warsi says fault with ‘hostile environment’ lies with policy itself not implementation

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31 killed in Kabul suicide bombing

CBC.ca / News 119 sources

A suicide bomber struck a voter registration centre in the Afghan capital on Sunday, killing at least 31 people, officials said.

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Trump doesn't think his personal lawyer Michael Cohen will 'flip' against him

ABC.net.au / News 60 sources

Donald Trump says The New York Times is "going out of their way to destroy Michael Cohen and his relationship with me in the hope that he will flip", as the US Government continues to investigate Mr Cohen's business dealings.

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Talks between Armenian leaders break down amid protests

BBC.com 40 sources

The prime minister walks out of a televised meeting denouncing the opposition leader's "blackmail".

Jeremy Hunt threatens social media with new child-protection laws

BBC 17 sources

The health secretary wants action from the sites on underage use, bullying and screen-time limits.

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Kuala Lumpur police: Killing of al-Batsh an 'international issue'

Al Jazeera 52 sources

Malaysia deputy PM says suspects of killing of Fadi al-Batsh believed to be Europeans with links to foreign spy agency.

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Militarized Cops At Tiny Georgia Neo-Nazi Rally Arrest Counterprotesters For Wearing Masks

The Huffington Post 38 sources

NEWNAN, Ga. — A heavily militarized police force of some 400 officers aggressively patrolled a small neo-Nazi rally in this city 40 miles southwest of Atlanta on Saturday and arrested about 10 counterprotesters, many for the crime of…

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As US, North Korea plan to meet, Iran warns against Trump deals

Channel NewsAsia 14 sources

A U.S. push to change the Iran nuclear deal was sending a "very dangerous message" that countries should never negotiate with Washington, Iran's foreign minister warned as U.S. and North Korean leaders prepare to meet for denuclearisation…

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Man killed while holding his 5-year-old daughter in random knife attack at California steakhouse

Jamal Jackson, 49, is facing a first-degree murder charge in the death of 35-year-old Anthony Mele.

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US Hints at China Truce as World Warns of Trade-War Threat

Bloomberg / News 52 sources

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he's considering a trip to China amid a trade dispute with Beijing that finance chiefs warn could derail the global economic upswing. Mnuchin speaks during a briefing at the IMF spring meetings…

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Verne Troyer, actor who was Mini-Me in Austin Powers films, dies at 49

The Guardian / World 192 sources

The actor Verne Troyer has died, according to a statement posted to his social media pages on Saturday. He was 49.

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Kim Jong-un: fragile and under pressure but he won't give up

The Guardian / US 396 sources

Kim Jong-un and North Korean officials celebrate the launch last November of a Hwasong-14 missile that landed in the Sea of Japan. Photograph: STR/AFP/Getty Images. Rockets, satellites, missiles and atoms pepper the landscape in Pyongyang.…

Saturday, Apr 21

Syria 'chemical' attack: Experts finally visit Douma site

BBC / News 115 sources

International experts make a much-delayed examination of the site of a suspected attack in Douma.

Kim Jong Un vows no more nuclear or missile tests

Sky News 396 sources

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says Pyongyang has suspended its nuclear and long-range missile tests, and will shut down its atomic test site.

4 former presidents among hundreds at Barbara Bush’s funeral

Four former presidents joined ambassadors, sports stars and hundreds of other mourners on a gray, rainy Saturday at the private funeral for former first lady Barbara Bush, filling the nation's largest Episcopal church a day after more than…

Trump praises North Korea's 'progress' as expert warns against optimism

The Guardian 15 sources

Korean-American expert says Pyongyang’s suspension of nuclear and long-range missile tests are ‘not a denuclearization statement’

Friday, Apr 20

DNC Sues Trump Campaign, WikiLeaks, Russia Over Election ...

Bloomberg 152 sources

The Democratic National Committee sued Russia, the Trump campaign and WikiLeaks alleging interference in the 2016 election, saying Russia launched a ...

Comey Memos Show Trump Sought Loyalty, End to Probe ...

Bloomberg 242 sources

President Donald Trump praised James Comey for his honorable conduct during the 2016 campaign, sought out his loyalty, and asked the FBI director to let go ...

Avicii, top electronic dance music artist, found dead at 28

BBC.com 255 sources

One of the world's biggest dance music stars has died in Oman, his representatives say.

DOJ inspector general recommends criminal charges for McCabe

Fox News 100 sources

Fired FBI official Andrew McCabe could face prosecution; defense attorney Ted Williams provides insight on 'Your World.'

Thursday, Apr 19

Mike Pompeo's secretary of state position uncertain amid opposition

The Guardian / US 331 sources

Senate foreign relations committee looks short of the votes for Pompeo, who was chosen by Trump to replace Rex Tillerson

Cuba's Raúl Castro hands over power to Miguel Díaz-Canel

BBC.com 295 sources

For the first time in almost six decades, Cuba has a leader who is not a Castro.

North Korea wants total denuclearisation, says Seoul

The Guardian / US 74 sources

South Korea’s president says Pyongyang has not attached any conditions such as US troop withdrawal

Trump Says He'll Abandon Kim Talks If They're Not 'Fruitful'

Bloomberg / News 105 sources

President Donald Trump speaks during a joint presser with Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida on April 18. Photographer: Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images. President Donald Trump said he'll…

Wednesday, Apr 18

Starbucks To Close More Than 8,000 Stores For Racial Bias Education

The Huffington Post 198 sources

Two black men were arrested at a Philadelphia cafe last week while waiting for a friend to arrive.

North Korea: Mike Pompeo met with Kim Jong-un over Easter, say US officials

The Guardian / US 331 sources

CIA director reportedly travelled to North Korea for clandestine meeting with Kim to lay groundwork for direct talks with Donald Trump

Passenger recalls horror of deadly Southwest flight: 'I thought I was dying'

ABC News 514 sources

Courtney Padilla held her wife's hand as the plane made an emergency landing.

Barbara Bush, former first lady, dead at 92

Fox News 535 sources

With her cloud of snow-white hair, signature three strand pearls and compelling presence, Barbara Bush's image was what she laughingly called "everybody's grandmother."

Tuesday, Apr 17

Sean Hannity revealed as Trump lawyer Michael Cohen's mystery third client

The Guardian / US 348 sources

Fox News host says he might have handed Cohen ‘10 bucks’ but that none of his discussions ‘involved a matter between me and a third party’

OPCW 'enters Syria's Douma' to probe gas attack allegation

Al Jazeera 182 sources

State TV says chemical weapons watchdog arrives in Douma as France and the US question the purpose of the mission.

Judge rejects Trump and Cohen's bid to view seized papers before prosecutors

The Guardian / US 47 sources

Judge says independent lawyer may be able to check documents for any shielded by attorney-client privilege

1 dead after Southwest Airlines jet with damaged engine makes emergency landing

CBC.ca / News 725 sources

A Southwest Airlines jet made an emergency landing at Philadelphia's airport Tuesday with part of the covering from its left engine ripped off and a window damaged, leaving one person dead, a transportation safety official says.