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Activist Arrested After Paragliding Too Close to Trump

Sunday  18:05,   15 july 2018

As the activist flew over Trump's Scottish golf course, he held a sign that read: "Trump well below par #resist."“Police Scotland can confirm that a 55-year-old man has been arrested in connection with an incident when a powered[...]

Thai cave boys mourn Navy SEAL who died during rescue

Sunday  16:34,   15 july 2018

The 12 boys who were trapped in a cave in northern Thailand for almost three weeks paid tribute to the Navy SEAL who lost his life during the rescue operation. Wiping away tears, the boys wrote messages of thanks on a portrait of the former Navy[...]

Not called 'Boaty McBoatface,' but British research ship finally launches

Sunday  15:11,   15 july 2018

A polar research ship that the British public wanted to call “Boaty McBoatface” launched Saturday. Instead, the $2.65 million vessel was name RRS Sir David Attenborough, a British broadcaster who pushed the button to launch the ship, the BBC[...]

Trump on Putin meeting: "I go in with low expectations"

Sunday  14:20,   15 july 2018

President Trump gave an exclusive interview to "CBS Evening News" anchor Jeff Glor in Scotland ahead of his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin , according to an interview with "CBS Evening News" anchor Jeff Glor. "I go in with[...]

Afghan civilian deaths 'hit record high'

Sunday  12:55,   15 july 2018

Some 1,692 deaths were recorded in the country's conflict in the first six months of 2018, UN says.Some 1,692 fatalities were recorded, with militant attacks and suicide bombs said to be the leading causes of[...]

Turkey's plan to buy Russian defense system a risk for NATO: U.S. general

Sunday  12:25,   15 july 2018

<p>Turkey's plans to buy the Russian S-400 missile defense system would give a weapon used by "known foes" of NATO deep insight into the radar-evading F-35 fighter jets arriving in growing numbers in Europe, the top U.S. Air Force[...]

Did S. Korea army plot coup to keep ousted leader in power?

Sunday  04:55,   15 july 2018

<p>A group of army generals rolling tanks and troops into Seoul to seize power. Paratroopers firing at large crowds calling for democracy. Tanks and armored vehicles stationed at universities to intimidate student protesters.</p>Such scenes of [...]

Israel exchanges intense fire with Hamas militants in Gaza

Sunday  04:30,   15 july 2018

The Israeli military carried out its largest airstrike campaign in Gaza since the 2014 war as Hamas militants fired dozens of rockets into Israel, threatening to spark a wider conflagration after weeks of tensions along the volatile[...]

Israel and Gaza's armed groups agree to ceasefire

Sunday  01:35,   15 july 2018

Gaza's armed groups have reportedly agreed a truce with Israel following a surge in cross-border violence. An Israeli military spokesman said its actions would be decided by what happens on the ground. Islamic Jihad and Hamas said on Saturday [...]

Elon Musk's Thai Cave Submarine Called 'PR Stunt' by Rescue Diver

Sunday  01:15,   15 july 2018

<p>The SpaceX and Tesla tycoon's plan to save 13 people trapped in a Thai cave has been called out by a member of the successful rescue[...]

Tanzania orders harsher prison conditions

Sunday  00:40,   15 july 2018

President Magufuli says prisoners should work long hours and be punished if they are lazy.  John Magufuli was speaking at the inauguration of a new prisons chief. Rights groups have accused him of growing intolerance. Mr Magufuli has lost his[...]

Over 400 items found in UK nerve agent poison probe

Saturday  20:50,   14 july 2018

British police say search teams have found over 400 items as part of the investigation into the poisoning of two Britons by the nerve agent Novichok _ but searches will likely take many more weeks.Metropolitan Police announced a breakthrough in the[...]

Thailand cave rescue boys thank rescuers, admit they are craving pork, rice and KFC

Saturday  19:37,   14 july 2018

The 12 boys rescued from a flooded cave in Thailand are craving KFC’s homestyle cooking, according to reports Saturday. In a video played at a news conference Saturday, the boys showed little sign of their 18-day ordeal in the dark Tham Luang[...]

Poll: Most Russians dislike Trump

Saturday  18:52,   14 july 2018

The majority of Russians said they have negative view of President Trump, according to a new poll from the Russian Public Opinion Research Center.The poll, conducted earlier this week, found that 71 percent of respondents had an unfavorable view of[...]

Ryanair flight makes emergency landing in Germany

Saturday  13:57,   14 july 2018

A Ryanair flight made an emergency landing at Frankfurt after a sudden loss of cabin pressure which sent 30 passengers to hospital, police and the Irish airline said on Saturday. The Friday night flight from Dublin to Zadar in Croatia was carrying[...]