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Apr 06 2017

Marshawn Lynch to the Raiders is Looking Real Legit

I've met with a number of them, and anything I say isn't going to soothe them. "And so it makes this whole thing bittersweet". A release appears to be the likelier of the...

Apr 06 2017

Fed Minutes: Members Split Over Need For Faster Rate Hikes

The minutes showed that Fed officials mostly preferred to tie the change to the strength of the economy, and to gradually phase out reinvestments of the proceeds from the...

Apr 05 2017

Donors seek more funds for Syria, EU presses for peace

Since March 2011, the Syrian opposition has demanded an end to more than 44 years of Assad family's rule and the establishment of a democratic state. Neither Turkey nor...

Apr 05 2017

Trump campaign adviser says info provided to Russian spies was 'immaterial'

ABC News reports that when Trump told The Washington Post he was taking Page's counsel, "Page had nearly no public profile in Washington foreign policy circles". The Ru...

Apr 05 2017

USA ends funding for United Nations Population Fund

The amendment affects organizations that support or participate in coercive abortion programs or involuntary sterilization. In its statement , the State Department ref...

Apr 04 2017

Police search for suspect in Tewksbury gas station carjacking

She opened the door, continuing to fight, but he drove away. Tighe fled from the vehicle on foot and escaped by making his way through a wooded embankment and area, bef...

Apr 04 2017

India, Malaysia reaffirm strategic cooperation, anti-terrorism efforts

Malaysian companies were involved in many big projects in India including construction of the MCD civic centre in the national capital. Significantly, the PM talked abo...

Apr 03 2017

Kulgam: Terrorists open fire on policemen deployed to handle stone pelting

The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) also stated that yesterday's encounter was particularly a different one, as they had to fight it on two different levels- against ...

Apr 03 2017

Russia draws senators' focus in hearing on election meddling

Flynn's lawyer, Robert Kelner, verified that talks between Flynn and both committees are taking place, although Kelner did not specify the nature of the negotiations. The...

Apr 02 2017

China hopes New Delhi will cancel Dalai Lama's activities in India: Envoy

The Nobel laureate expressed his aversion to the negative, community-specific terminologies, while speaking at a platinum jubilee anniversary function of The Assam Tribun...

Apr 01 2017

Comey keeps it real with Trump

According to a new bombshell report from CNN , U.S. officials reportedly coordinated with Russian operatives in order to damage Hillary Clinton and help Donald Trump d...

Apr 01 2017

Malaysians held in North Korea return home

Malaysian authorities had sought to question eight North Koreans over the killing, five of whom had already returned home and the remaining three who were until recently ...

Apr 01 2017

First two Democrats back Trump's US Supreme Court pick

She said she rejects Gorsuch's nomination because he would "continue an activist position that states that corporations have the same rights as people". But that was in...

Apr 01 2017

Syrian refugees pass the 5 million mark

The number of Syrians who have fled their country has topped 5 million after six years of war, the UN's refugee agency has said. No specific incident has prompted this ...

Apr 01 2017

Clinton criticizes Trump budget cuts to diplomatic programs

Watch Clinton speak live in the player above . PBS NewsHour will update this story as it develops. Speaking at an awards ceremony in her name at Georgetown Univer...

Apr 01 2017

Four arrested in Venice 'for plotting Westminster-inspired terror attack'

The three adults arrested - two of which had reportedly been working as waiters - are now being investigated on suspicion of radicalisation by Italy's specialist crime sq...

Mar 31 2017

Erdogan urged use of 'legitimate' actors in Syria in talks with Tillerson

Taking into account Turkish plans to retake Manbij from the Syrian Kurds (whom Ankara views as terrorists due to their connections to the PKK), these developments limit...

Mar 30 2017

Backed Syria forces resume fighting near Tabqa dam

Hundreds of ISIS jihadists have escaped Raqqa since the US-backed SDF troops launched a major operation to isolate and eventually liberate Raqqa city from the radical gro...

Mar 30 2017

Trump's lawyers: 'Apprentice' contestant can't sue president

Trump responded to her initial claim by tweeting at the time that Zervos's charges were "100 percent fabricated and made-up" and "nonsense". Lawyers for Mr. The Constit...

Mar 28 2017

Canada Will Legalize Cannabis in 2018, Set Legal Age At 18

Toronto's former police chief Bill Blair, who has been spearheading the drafting of the legislation, has reportedly briefed key lawmakers about the proposed rollout. The ...