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US congressman Elijah Cummings dead at the age of 68

Maryland Representative Elijah E. Cummings, a sharecropper’s son who rose to become the powerful chairman of a US House committee that investigated President Donald Trump, died early Thursday of complications from longstanding health issues, his…





Gunfire in Kashmir leaves 4 civilians dead, others wounded

Pakistani and Indian troops exchanged gunfire in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, killing four civilians and wounding nearly a dozen others, officials from both sides said Wednesday, as tensions remain high between the two…


Wife of Tarzan actor, Ron Ely, found dead

The wife of Tarzan actor Ron Ely has been found dead the couple’s California home as a possible murder suspect was shot dead by police who were called to reports of a domestic dispute. “family…


At least one dead in Brazil block collapse

A seven-story residential building collapsed in the north-eastern Brazilian city of Fortaleza on Tuesday, killing at least one person with others still trapped in the rubble. Five people were found alive and one dead so…