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Bottle from school bus hits vehicle in Md., motorist jumps onto bus

As traffic began to move, the driver remained in front of the bus before jumping on the hood. "The school bus driver was concerned for his safety and concerne...


Father questioned by police after 15-day-old baby found dead

He is now the only person of interest in the case. Four hours later, he was found near a convenience store, and was charged with a parole violation. "I want m...


German industrial output posts biggest surge since July 2011

That was the strongest monthly gain since July 2011 and easily beat expectations in a Reuters poll for a 0.7 percent rise, surpassing even the most optimistic...


Google has reportedly found Russia-linked ads on YouTube, Gmail, and search

But the ads do not appear to come from the same Kremlin-affiliated troll farms that bought thousands of ads on Facebook meant to distribute disinformation onl...


People injured in vehicle collision near London museum

Local reports said the vehicle was believed to have mounted the pavement during the incident. Police have already said that the incident was not terror-relat...


Police apologise over 'insensitive' traffic death tweet using Steve Carell meme

Why you'd use Twitter's GIF function on the subject of informing a family member is beyond us, but the tweet was shortly deleted after posting. An "insensitiv...


Trial in Kim murder resuming with visit to Malaysian lab

In this image made from February 13, 2017, video provided by Fuji TV, Kim Jong Nam, half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , is stretchered at Kual...


Police, FBI seek public's help in finding motive behind Las Vegas massacre

Investigators think Paddock meant to survive the massacre , Las Vegas police Sheriff Joseph Lombardo said Wednesday. "We're aware of the media reports ...


Jammu-Kashmir: Top JeM commander Khalid Ahmad killed in Ladoor encounter

According to police, the militant was identified as Khalid - the operational commander of the Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad. "The killed milita...


Remove M from AMU, H from BHU: UGC committee

The committee was set up by the university regulatory body in April this year after the Human Resource and Development (HRD) Ministry ordered an inquiry into co...


Accused of Theft, Nigerian Thrashed by Mob in Delhi

The video that has gone viral on social media shows the man lying on the ground barefoot and being beaten ruthlessly with sticks by some unidentified locals. Ac...


Images of soldiers' bodies in plastic sacks trigger row

The helicopter was reportedly on an air maintenance mission from Khirmu helipad near Tawang to Yangtse to drop kerosene supplies at an army camp. According to...


Donald Trump, in photo op, talks of 'calm before the storm'

This military spouse has the appropriate reaction to the current state of affairs. He wouldn't say what, but it seemed clear that it wouldn't be anything good...


Saudi FM says U.S. policy won't affect cooperation with Russian Federation

The approval has now opened the way for Saudi Arabia's purchasing of the 44 Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) launchers and 360 missiles, as well as...


White House: Take Trump's priorities seriously, not his comments

By urging people to focus on the president's priorities when she was asked about his statements, Sanders' message was clear. Earlier in the day, the Trump adm...


Strong storms, possible tornadoes leave damage in Burke, Caldwell and Cleveland counties

The storm knocked the 20-foot steeple from the church . A tornado was spotted on the ground 10 miles southeast of Morganton heading north at about 30 mph arou...


Amazon ordered to pay back $370m in tax

Decisions have been taken against Apple in Ireland, Starbucks in the Netherlands, and Amazon and Fiat in Luxembourg, while Belgium separately was required to ...


Wildfires raging in Napa and Sonoma Counties

Fire burning in the hills above the Napa Valley. Several fire crews were deployed to the scene, including five engines, two aircraft and two bulldozers. The pap...


Las Vegas Shooting: Still No Motive Known; No ISIS Connection, Police Say

Almost one week after he killed 59 people and wounded many more, Las Vegas police say gunman Stephen Paddock's motive remains a mystery. Among the many th...


Helping out in Peru - The Team at X

Last week, the Project Loon team revealed that it was exploring the possibility of deploying balloons to provide "emergency connectivity" to Puerto Rico i...