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Apocalyptic London: Capital’s streets and stations are empty as Tier 4 leaves city a desolate ghost town with little signs of life with four days until Christmas Pictures this morning paint a bleak...

AstraZeneca's phase 3 trial of its coronavirus vaccine has been put on hold because a participant in the UK may have had a serious adverse reaction. Pauses like this are routine in studies, but this...

Gilead, which makes the drug remdesivir, is currently charging the federal government $2,340 for each round of treatment.  A bipartisan coalition of state attorneys general wrote a letter asking...

MANY blamed President Trump after Arizona's Democratic Party headquarters was set on fire this week — but it turns out a liberal activist may be to blame instead.  Matthew Egler, 29, of Peoria,...

AS a solider who came perilously close to losing my life in Afghanistan, I object to anyone of any colour defacing Winston Churchill's statue or trying to pull it down. Too many people lost their...

The MTA plans to clean trains and stations around the clock, not just during four-hour overnight closures beginning next Wednesday, interim transit president Sarah Feinberg said Friday. “The cleaning...

Crowd of THOUSANDS swarm Wisconsin State Capitol in one of the largest anti-lockdown protests yet and demonstrators in South Carolina stage a mobile protest to demand an end to stay-at-home orders –...

Original hand-drawn plans of the Statue of Liberty show last-minute design changes to its torch-bearing arm – going against the wishes of architect Gustav Eiffel Uncovered plans showing the changes...

A man in his eighties died from coronavirus overnight, bringing Victoria's death toll to seven. The latest death comes on the back of another spike in person-to-person community transmissions, with...

A COVID-19 infected Washington state man’s life was saved thanks to the Ebola drug remdesvir, his wife said this week. In a Thursday interview aired on FOX News’ The Story, Susan Kane told host...

THERESA May will spend some of her last days in office hosting Donald Trump, it was confirmed today. But ministers worry the President will embarrass her by endorsing Boris Johnson during his state visit...

BAGHOUZ, Syria (Reuters) – U.S.-backed fighters are moving slowly into Islamic State’s final pocket in eastern Syria to avoid losses in the face of sniper fire and landmines, a commander said...

BAGHOUZ, Syria (Reuters) – Armed with assault rifles and with faces wrapped in scarves, the Islamic State fighters visible at the boundary of their last enclave in eastern Syria are among the hardened...

DEIR AL-ZOR PROVINCE, Syria (Reuters) – Islamic State faced final territorial defeat on Saturday as the U.S.-backed Syrian force battling the jihadists said it was closing in on their last bastion...

NEAR BAGHOUZ, Syria (Reuters) – Islamic State appeared closer to defeat in its last enclave in eastern Syria on Wednesday, as a civilian convoy left the besieged area where U.S.-backed forces estimate...

(Reuters) – Islamic State faces the total defeat of its self-proclaimed caliphate. This timeline chronicles its lightning rise, cruel reign and stubborn fall. ** 2004-11 – In the chaos following...