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Mar 03 2017

Obama Staff Collected Last-Minute Intelligence on Trump's Russian Ties

Without naming President Donald Trump in its announcement, the panel said it would look into "links between Russian Federation and individuals associated with political...

Mar 03 2017

Syrian opposition adamant that an elected body drafts the country's constitution

But until the Trump administration articulates its policy on Syria, participants and diplomats said, there is little reason for either the Syrian government or the opposi...

Mar 02 2017

Ashes to Go brings Ash Wednesday to busy ASU students

Since 2013 Father Sean Maloney has stood outside his church on Ash Wednesday praying with anyone who pulls up in their auto. We especially need reminders of forgiveness i...

Mar 02 2017

Mexico's Cemex Willing to do Cement Work for Border Wall

An internal Homeland Security report prepared for Kelly estimated the cost of extending the wall along the entire U.S. -Mexico border at about $21 billion. Trump has ...

Mar 01 2017

DeVos disappoints on higher education, focuses on non-issues

On Monday, DeVos released a statement following President Donald Trump's meeting with the leaders of more than 100 historically black colleges and universities at the W...

Mar 01 2017

Rocket from Gaza draws Israeli airstrikes

Hadar Goldin's body. "As opposed to the state comptroller's report , I support the heads of the (army)", he said. A "reasonable" prime minister, he added, would have...

Mar 01 2017

Tillerson meets with Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi

During the meeting with Donald Trump, Yang Jiechi says the initial telephone conversation between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Trump earlier in February has been sign...

Mar 01 2017

99-year-old granny gets 'arrested' to fulfill bucket list

The face of her though. A photo capturing the moments she spent in a jail cell was shared on Facebook. So, the senior - who has never committed a crime - was arrested a...

Feb 28 2017

Hwang rejects to extend probe into corruption scandal

South Korea's President Park Geun-hye on Monday denied advancing her own interests while in office, as the Constitutional Court held its final hearing on whether to uphol...

Feb 28 2017

Iraqi forces punch into western Mosul, launch air strikes in Syria

Daesh, which is now on the defensive after losing control of eastern Mosul in Iraq to a USA and Iran-backed Iraqi military offensive, has claimed responsibility for sever...

Feb 28 2017

Poll has Macron beating Le Pen in presidential run-off

A poll released on Sunday suggested that Ms Le Pen would win the first round, with independent candidate Emmanuel Macron in second, narrowly ahead of Mr Fillon. Both ar...

Feb 27 2017

After Ramjas, Khalsa college also cancels street competition due to ABVP pressure

Several teachers, students and journalists were hurt in the stone-pelting that followed when the ABVP members descended on the college to stop the march. Delhi University...

Feb 27 2017

Iraqi forces face their toughest test in Mosul

Control of the base and airport would set government forces up to enter Mosul neighbourhoods on the west bank of the Tigris, a month after declaring full control of th...

Feb 26 2017

Malaysia may issue warrant for DPRK diplomat over Kim Jong-nam death

Malaysian authorities said they were looking for eight North Korean nationals in connection with Mr Kim's murder, including a high-level North Korean diplomat and an empl...

Feb 26 2017

Syria: ISIL auto bomb on Turkey-backed rebels 'kills dozens'

Turkey is backing a group of Syrian rebels, mainly Arab and Turkmen, in northern Syria against Islamic State and hopes to stop the advance of the YPG, which it sees as a ...

Feb 25 2017

Deepa Jayakumar launches front, to contest bypoll from aunt Jayalalithaa's seat

In a veiled attack on Panneerselvam, AIADMK general secretary V K Sasikala, who is lodged in a Bengaluru prison, said, "When enemies and traitors wanted to defeat the par...

Feb 25 2017

Fly from Bradley to Scotland for $69 starting in June

Norwegian , the World's Best Low-Cost Long-Haul Airline and Europe's Best Low-Cost Airline, announces that tickets for its Boeing 737-MAX transatlantic service are now ...

Feb 24 2017

Siberian tigers snatch drone out of the sky

The drone-chasing exercise is created to turn the tigers into the lean and mean creatures they used to be before they ended up in captivity. Don't worry, though, the staf...

Feb 24 2017

Mexican Man Leaps To Death Minutes After Being Deported From US

Guadalupe Olivas Valencia , a 45-year-old Mexican citizen was deported back to Mexico from the USA on Tuesday Less than an hour later he was found dead after jumping ...

Feb 24 2017

GBI to provide updates in Tara Grinstead disappearance

Thursday at the Irwin County courthouse in Ocilla to discuss updates in the investigation into the 2005 disappearance of Tara Grinstead. Ryan Alexander Duke, 33, is cha...