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Woman held captive slips note to veterinary employee, police say

She passed a note to staff members at the hospital, which read, "Call the cops". On the ride over, Floyd threatened to kill Reichle and her family, authoritie...


Ireland Votes Overwhelmingly to Legalize Abortion

At Dublin's RDS count centre, 40-year-old nurse Ruth Bowie wept at the results. 'In terms of Savita and her family I think our country owes them a great deb...


U.S. in ‘productive talks’ about reinstating June North Korea summit

Third, Trump must explain to Kim that there will be no letup in planned U.S. "We even inwardly hoped that what is called "Trump formula" would help clear both...


Subtropical Storm Alberto forms near Cozumel

This could be just a tropical storm, or it could gain minimal hurricane strength. Dry air and shearing upper-level winds near the storm kept it weak and lopsi...


Parents sue 30-year-old son to evict him from their house

Mark and Christina Rotondo brought the case to court in upstate NY after their son ignored several eviction letters offering money and other help. "Michael, h...


Voting closes on Ireland abortion law referendum

Unsurprisingly, young people were overwhelmingly in favour of repealing the amendment, with 87 percent of voters aged 18-24 casting their ballot for reform. The...


Hawaii's Kilauea volcano explodes into eruption

Hawaii's Kilauea volcano erupted on Thursday, sending ash 30,000 feet (9,144 meters) into the sky. He has gas masks to protect himself from the toxic fumes and ...


Lawyer of racist rant infamy dodges reporters

The power of the internet also went to work against him, with a fundraiser started to send a mariachi band to perform outside his office. After the Fresh Kit...


Investigators probe cause of school bus, dump truck crash that killed 2

More than 40 others were injured, some critically, and were taken to local hospitals, Murphy told reporters. The approximately 44-mile drive from East Brook M...


'Shots fired' at Trump golf club - cops scrambled

Police explained the suspect pulled the lobby's fire alarm to lure officers inside. Miami-Dade Police Director Juan Perez said the man was shouting about Tr...


U.S. threatens European companies with sanctions after Iran deal pullout

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has embarked on a whirlwind diplomatic tour to gauge worldwide readiness to guarantee Iran's interests if it d...


First Vape-Pen Victim: E-Cigarette Explosion Killed Florida Man, Probe Finds

D'Elia's autopsy report , which was released last week, showed that the vape pen exploded, started a house fire and sent projectiles into his skull. In 2013,...


Packers not expected to sign WR Dez Bryant

Dez identified Green Bay as a place he does NOT want to go , because of all the history that he has in Green Bay. "He's motivated and I think he's going to end ...


1 dead, 3 injured in sword attack on Indonesian police headquarters

Two officers were wounded in the attack, while another was killed after one of the perpetrators tried to escape and crashed into the officer, he said. But on Su...


Federal Bureau of Investigation suspects former Central Intelligence Agency employee of leaking trove of hacking tools

At the time WikiLeaks was posting stolen secret documents about the CIA's hacking operations, including software exploits created to take over iPhones and turn ...


Jailed Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim released

Two years later, his ascension to deputy prime minister all but anointed him as Malaysia's future leader. Mahathir, the oldest head of government in the world...


Educators, lawmakers prepare for massive rally Wednesday

Wake said teachers who don't report to work Wednesday have to use leave time or a personal day or they won't get paid. North Carolina is now ranked 37th in th...


Lethal blast in Southern California medical constructing investigated as intentional

This picture taken from cellphone video reveals a constructing after a deadly explosion in Aliso Viejo, Calif., Tuesday, Might 15, 2018. The explosion blew ou...


Trump's Ramadan Message: Muslims Add 'Richness' to 'Religious Tapestry of American Life'

But for high school and college students who also have to study and take exams during this time, the fasting can be particularly challenging - so they're tradin...


Korean journalists to witness nuclear test site dismantling

An analysis Monday by the 38 North website says commercial imagery taken last week shows that several operational support buildings have been razed and rails ...


Fallen LMPD officer receives name on National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial

Delong was driving a Chevrolet pickup, which was reportedly stolen from Devils Lake. --Officer Charles Freiherr, Sheboygan Police Department, was struck and k...


Solano prosecutor says suspected abuse of children inflicted 'for sadistic purposes'

The investigation began after police responded on March 31 to a report of a missing 12-year-old. According to a police statement , the boy was found sleeping...


Trump sees chance of breakthrough in meeting with Kim: Bolton

An association of South Korean residents and students in Singapore on Monday expressed hope that the June 12 summit between leaders of North Korea and the Uni...


Putin drives across new bridge linking Moscow-annexed Crimea to Russia

He stressed that despite the futile attempts of Moscow to legitimize temporary occupation of Crimea , a coherent solution to a number of global jurisdictions...


US Supreme Court Overturns Sports Gambling Ban

Clement, a lawyer representing the NCAA, the National Basketball Association, the NFL and others. While programs now exist to educate student-athletes about t...


Sen. Rob Portman to back Central Intelligence Agency pick

This participation is what some members of the Senate believe makes her unfit to be a director. "That is, I think, the foreign policy we have seen from Mr. He s...


Jeffress Prays 'For the Peace of Jerusalem' After Being Called 'Bigot'

The Dallas pastor slated to lead a prayer at the opening of the USA embassy in Jerusalem has made derogatory remarks about Jews, Muslims, and Mormons. Separatel...


Second Democratic senator publicly backing Trump's Central Intelligence Agency pick

During another high-profile confirmation fight, Trump's last-minute overture to Paul helped pave the way for Mike Pompeo to win his job as secretary of state. F...


At least 25 killed in Gaza protests ahead of embassy opening

Larijani's comments come almost a week after Trump pulled America out of the nuclear deal Iran struck with world powers in 2015. Clouds of black smoke fro...


Fox News Bans Guest Analyst Who Said Torture 'Worked' on John McCain

Sanders said. The White House said Thursday night in a statement: "we respect Senator McCain's service to our nation and he and his family are in our prayers ...


EPL: Guardiola reveals team that will challenge Man City next season

The title race has been all over bar the shouting for some time now. Hughes' side had all but confirmed their Premier League status for next season ahead of t...


Hawaii volcano Kilauea: Explosive eruptions,

The eruption of Kilauea is luring scientists to Hawaii, many of them come from the California Volcano Observatory. Hawaiian Volcano Observatory Scientist ...


Growing reactions against U.S. for withdrawing from nuclear deal

In a telephone call to Iranian president Hassan Rouhani , Macron expressed "the will of France to continue to carry out the nuclear accord in full", the ...


Perth scientist David Goodall to end his life in Switzerland on Thursday

Exit International , which represented the scientist, said Goodall passed away while listening to Beethoven's " Ode to Joy ". The process was filmed to confir...


Ousted Malaysian PM Najib says will respect ban on travel overseas

Najib also thanked his supporters who entrusted him as a leader and urged them to retain their confidence towards the party. Mr Najib denies any wrongdoing....


Highland High School Shooting: Victim Shot in Arm, 14-Year-Old Detained

The rifle apparently used in the attack was recovered in an open field west of the school, McDonnell said. A 12-year-old girl was booked for negligent discharge...


Bank of England keeps rates unchanged

Their forecasts for the year were reduced principally to take into account the lower than expected performance that has already been and gone - growth predictio...


United States fighters escort Russian bombers during training flight: Russian military

At no time did the bombers enter North American sovereign airspace, said the NORAD spokesman, Canadian Army Maj. The Russian long-range bombers flew into the ...


Trump seeks 'very meaningful' summit in Singapore with N Korea

On the day of the landmark summit between Kim and South Korean President Moon Jae-in, Trump posted a tweet suggesting he deserved credit for the historic de...


Pyongyang sets nuclear test site demolition date

All global journalists will be provided with a chartered flight into Wonsan, a port city in eastern North Korea, from Beijing, KCNA said. South Korea's dele...