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Dan Kitwood/Getty Images(LONDON) — British foreign secretary Boris Johnson is under pressure this week over previous comments he made that scientists had “categorically” determined the nerve agent used on a former spy and his daughter in Salisbury recently was produced in Russia. When asked by German news outlet Deutsche Welle on March 20 how Britain […]

iStock/Thinkstock(PUEBLA, Mexico) — Hundreds of migrants awoke Wednesday morning on a dusty soccer field in southern Mexico, where they have slept for the past two nights after their journey through Mexico from Central America drew the ire of U.S. President Donald Trump. They are traveling north through Mexico as part of a caravan organized each […]

iStock/Thinkstock(ANKARA, Turkey) — Federal prosecutors in New York urged a judge Wednesday to send a Turkish banker to prison for more than 15 years when he is sentenced later this month for causing “immense risks” to the national security of the United States. Mehmet Atilla was convicted in January of conspiring to launder a billion […]

iStock/Thinkstock(BEIJING) — A day after the U.S. proposed adding a 25 percent tariff to $50 billion of Chinese imported goods, China responded in kind. China’s Ministry of Commerce released a statement listing 106 products that it plans to tax, including soybeans, corn, beef, whiskey, tobacco and aircraft. China didn’t say when its own 25 percent […]

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The White House on Wednesday looked to downplay renewed fears of a potential trade war with China after stocks were jolted by Beijing’s announcement overnight of $50 billion in proposed retaliatory tariffs against the U.S. “There’s no trade war here,” National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow said in an interview with Fox Business. […]

ABCNews.com(LONDON) — When a local English police force issued a police sketch of a suspect wanted for a burglary, they were hoping social media users would help them catch the suspect. Instead, the internet thought it was a prank. Warwickshire Police’s tweet on Tuesday took the internet by storm, with more than 17,000 retweets and […]

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The FBI is conducting painstaking DNA tests on a batch of human remains which could be those of American hostages killed in ISIS captivity, after agents and U.S. commandos recently unearthed them from liberated areas in Syria, ABC News has learned. It may be months before testing at the FBI Laboratory in Quantico, […]

ABC News(LOS RAMONES, Mexico) — At least one person was killed and others wounded when a bus from Texas rolled over en route to Monterrey, Mexico Tuesday afternoon, Mexican authorities confirmed. The vehicle, which left from Houston, was being run by tourist passenger Bus Pegasso and crashed along Highway Reynosa-Monterrey in Los Ramones. The small […]

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he is inclined to pull U.S. troops out of Syria soon. “I want to get out. I want to bring our troops back home. I want to start rebuilding our nation,” Trump said in a response to a reporter’s question during a press conference with Baltic […]

iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) — Vaporetti, Venice’s public water buses, will be powered with biodiesel fuel for the next seven months, an experiment by the Italian city to become more green. The public transport company Gruppo AVM, the waste disposal company Veritas and the Italian oil and gas multinational Eni, are also behind the project to convert cooking […]


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