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Renting to illegal immigrants to become a criminal offence

A Home Office spokesman said: "The dismantling of the camp in Calais is a matter for the French government". The great Kiwi OE to the United Kingdom is under ...


Philippine leader lashes out at Obama, U.S.

The brash-speaking leader also has been hypersensitive to criticism over his anti-drug crackdown, which has left more than an estimated 3,000 suspected drug dea...


Pakistan, India try to defuse tensions amid Kashmir clashes

To another question, the spokesperson stated that the U.S. position on Kashmir remained unchanged and added that the United States was having conversations with...


Supreme Court rejects bid to reopen Walker campaign probe

Neither Governor Scott Walker's campaign or prosecutors immediately responded to a request for comment. The decision marks a major victory for Walker and his ...


Trump's tax saga drags on but he'd rather tweet about sex tapes

The pages, from state returns filed in New York , New Jersey and CT, were sent anonymously through the mail to a Times reporter. "He's a genius at how to t...


Pope Francis visits quake survivors in Amatrice, Italy

Pope Francis said on Sunday that homosexuals and transsexuals should be treated with respect but that teaching gender theory is unacceptable "indoctrination" o...


Balotelli Opens Up About Relationship With Klopp at Liverpool

Giampiero Ventura says Mario Balotelli has to show consistency before sealing a return to the Italy squad. "Klopp? I don't know him", Balotelli told Sky...


Hurricane Matthew maintaining strength in the Caribbean

Matthew, which strengthened to a rare Category 5 late Friday evening before being downgraded to Category 4, was located around 345 miles south-southwest of Por...


Colombians reject historic peace deal

The leader of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia is reiterating the rebel group's willingness to continue working toward peace following what appears to...


Wake to be held for fallen FDNY chief

Fahy was directing operations from the street when he was struck by falling debris. Witnesses said they heard a loud boom and felt the house shake. NY law e...


Foreign Minister attends funeral for Peres in Israel

The Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas, which rules the Gaza Strip, had called for violent protests to mark the funeral, but thousands of additional Israeli po...


Prince William, Kate set to see Yukon art, culture

Photos show William and Kate, wearing boots and a grey cardigan, sidestepping along the tracks above the water, holding onto the train for support. "It's very...


Tenn. school counselor foils school shooting

He reportedly asked to speak with Molly Hudgens, a counselor at the school, and started asking questions that alarmed her. For 45 minutes, Hudgens talked to t...


Volunteer firefighter hailed as hero after taking down elementary school shooter

Brooks tackled the shooter while the chief ran into the school and tried to help the victims. It's unclear why the gunman attacked the elementary school. The ...


Gelzinis: Donald Trump should be wary of playing the Bill Clinton card

Trump was discussing the controversy surrounding his father's comments about former Miss Universe Alicia Machado and her weight on Sean Hannity's radio prog...


Obama departs to Israel for Peres memorial service

His political career spanned almost 70 years, beginning in the 1940s. In addition, he was foreign minister, in which capacity he was critical to and instrum...


How Congress Can Override President Obama's Veto of the 9/11 Bill

She said the vote was about giving a day in court to survivors and relatives of victims of the 2001 attacks, not a rebuke of Obama. Why did Obama veto the ...


Trump vows to hit Clinton harder next time

The comments were reminiscent of previous times when Trump has attacked private citizens in deeply personal terms. In July, Trump assailed the parents of Hu...


India claims diplomatic victory over Pakistan in UN

Sharif said Pakistan was willing to discuss Kashmir with India at any time, but claimed that India posed "unacceptable preconditions" for dialogue - a reference...


Croatia's centre-right HDZ unexpectedly wins snap election

Almost complete results show the conservative Croatian Democratic Union - HDZ - winning 61 seats in the 151- member parliament. Croatia found itself in a ...


'Laser focus' but no policies as Diane James takes over Ukip

The 56-year-old then joined UKIP shortly after the 2011 election - and has worked her way up through the party, holding a number of high profile positions inclu...


Jeremy Corbyn's first wife backs 'media savvy' Owen Smith for Labour leadership

However, challenger Mr Smith, former shadow work and pensions secretary, has said a victory for Mr Corbyn would only divide the party. Murray, MP for Edin...


Clinton is stressing her support for disabled Americans

Clinton's weakness is among millennial voters across the board - many of whom have told pollsters they are gravitating toward Libertarian Gary Johnson and Green...


Oil prices rebound on unrest, hopes for output deal

Crude prices continued to fall on Tuesday as Venezuela announced global supply needs to be cut 10 percent to meet demand. Commercial crude inventories fell by...


Trump Jr. defends Skittles tweet

But Wrigley, which owns the Skittles brand, was obviously not eager to be used as a symbol of immigration control. Comparing war-ravaged refugees to candy ...


Week 3 GameScout: Cardinals at Bills

Rex Ryan said that the firing of offensive coordinator Greg Roman was his decision and it was made in the best interests of the Buffalo Bills organization. De...


USA investigates "IS chemical rocket attack" on American troops in Iraq

A second official called it "ineffective", the network said. As a precaution, they underwent routine decontamination procedures, including showers, but did no...


Obama, Netanyahu talk Israeli settlements, peace, golf in likely final meeting

Both leaders on Wednesday described the bond between the USA and Israel as unbreakable, but the talks on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly we...


Bill Clinton: 'Natural' for foundation donors to seek favors

The Clintons' ties to Haiti have come under closer scrutiny since Breitbart editor Peter Schweizer's bestselling book Clinton Cash exposed the Clintons' role ...


Leaders approve refugee document at UN

In addition to its human rights engagements, the declaration includes commitments to increase support for countries hosting large numbers of refugees, to boost ...