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Jan 08 2017

Is Pam Bondi poised to go to Washington?

Human trafficking is a form of slavery that encompasses both commercial sex trafficking and labor trafficking. During a news conference at Tampa International Airport t...

Jan 08 2017

Auto bomb kills 50 in Syria's Azaz

Rescue workers tend to the scene where dozens were killed when a auto bomb went off January 7 in a busy market in a rebel-held Syrian town of Azaz. The city of Azaz, wh...

Jan 08 2017

Wayne Rooney equals Man Utd scoring record

Royals got off to the worst possible start, falling 2-0 behind to goals from Wayne Rooney and Anthony Martial. Phil Jones came on for his team-mate after just 29 mi...

Jan 08 2017

Former CIA chief Woolsey quits Trump team over intelligence concerns

Clapper Jr. and CIA Director John Brennan". "He wishes the President-Elect and his Administration great success in their time in office", spokesman Jonathan Franks said i...

Jan 08 2017

Tilikum The Orca, Center Of 'Blackfish' Documentary, Has Died In Captivity

However, the amusement park said an official cause of death could not be confirmed until a post-mortem on the animal had been completed. The 40-year-old handler was int...

Jan 07 2017

UVM Swimming & Diving team safe after shooting at Florida airport

U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson told multiple news stations that the suspect is 26-year-old Esteban Santiago , an American citizen born in New Jersey. People were corralled on...

Jan 07 2017

Mexico Will Pay for the 'Great Wall' - Eventually

Sean Spicer , Trump's incoming press secretary, told reporters on a conference call Friday that Trump has been clear since October that the initial construction wil...

Jan 07 2017

Hearts, intestines ripped out in Brazil prison massacre

Members of the First Capital Command, or PCC - Brazil's most powerful gang - were among the dozens killed days ago at the Anisio Jobim Penitentiary in Manaus. "The scene ...

Jan 07 2017

Japan recalls ambassador to South Korea over comfort woman statue

But its appearance has sparked anger in Japan, which has now temporarily recalled both Ambassador Yasumasa Nagamine in Seoul and the consul-general in Busan. South Korea'...

Jan 06 2017

Brazilian police to recapture 144 prisoners after bloody riot

State police and army officials who were on holiday were recalled to help look for the escaped inmates, state news representatives said in a statement. State officials ha...

Jan 06 2017

Israeli Soldier Convicted of Manslaughter for Killing Wounded Palestinian Attacker

Elor Azaria for the killing of a downed Palestinian attacker has received an nearly universally negative reaction, albeit for differing reasons. An Israeli soldier...

Jan 06 2017

Turkey Claims Insufficient Support from U.S. in Fight Against IS

ISIS turned against Turkey once this route became a lot more restricted, and after Ankara had second thoughts about its initial refusal to permit American and other Nor...

Jan 06 2017

2016 saw record new auto registrations

The year closed with a fall in demand in December of 1.1% or 2,055 units overall. Diesel and petrol cars continued to be by far the most popular fuel types for consumer...

Jan 05 2017

MK Stalin takes over from M Karunanidhi as new DMK chief

MK Stalin is the Opposition leader in Tamil Nadu Assembly. Durai Murugan, who was a former Minister during the DMK regime, hailed Stalin and said the party was ready t...

Jan 03 2017

More than 50 injured in Morocco-Spain border clash

Police have arrested two Moroccans for attempted smuggling, including a 22-year-old Moroccan woman who had tried to smuggle the Gabon man into Ceuta. Ceuta has been u...

Jan 03 2017

Trump says he doesn't trust computers as he rings in 2017

President-elect Donald Trump has put his own twist on sending out new year wishes, including a message to his "many enemies". Earlier, as the U.S. Trump, both as a ca...

Jan 02 2017

Iraqi forces launch new assault on ISIL in Mosul

An Operation Inherent Resolve statement said the Iraqi security forces, after a brief tactical pause in Mosul operations, had begun advancing on three axis toward Mosul's...

Jan 02 2017

Hoping Trump will lay off Twitter as president? Think again

Spicer said in an interview with the ABC News channel speaking about the Obama administration's decision to expel 35 Russian diplomats and close two compounds owned by th...

Jan 01 2017

Body Found In Car, Wife And Officer Arrested

His corpse was found Thursday evening in his burned-out white rental auto parked under a highway overpass at Nova Iguacu, 41 kilometers (25 miles) north of Rio de Janei...

Dec 31 2016

Number Of Dublin Airport Flights Cancelled

Meanwhile a multi-vehicle collision on the Bangor-bound A2 Sydenham Bypass close to City Airport is causing significant delays. The cascading effect continued till the ...