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Sep 21 2016

Attack on aid convoy in Syria kills many

The State Department says that Jund al-Aqsa has been determined to "have committed, or pose a significant risk of committing, acts of terrorism that threaten the security...

Sep 20 2016

Amal Clooney, Yazidi rape victim demand prosecution of IS

The woman, 23-year-old Nadia Murad, says she was raped and she prayed for death while in captivity. Amal Clooney is representing Murad, now 23, in her global legal ba...

Sep 19 2016

Merkel, Hollande vow to work for 'success' of Europe

Most EU members also are in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. At the top of the agenda was how to heighten security and improve defense cooperation, secure extern...

Sep 19 2016

Wells closing after Oklahoma quake fraction of state's total

On Saturday, the Oklahoma Corporation Commission, which is in charge of regulating the state's oil and gas industry, began halting the use of 37 additional disposal we...

Sep 19 2016

No 2nd device found after pipe bomb blast

He said he's confident law enforcement will find the person responsible. The race was canceled soon after, forcing a restive crowd of runners to return to their vehicle...

Sep 18 2016

Galaxy Note 7 recall begins in the US

Numbers released by the CPSC claim that there have been 92 incidents of Note 7 batteries exploding in the United States alone. USA officials say about 97 percent of N...

Sep 18 2016

Activist: Aid could enter rebel-held parts of Syria's Aleppo

OCHA spokesman Jens Laerke said "it is my understanding" that United Nations officials are waiting for assurances that conditions are safe enough for convoys to proceed...

Sep 18 2016

Abu Sayyaf extremists free Norwegian hostage in Philippines

A plan to fly the newly-freed Norwegian out of Sulu, a jungle-clad Muslim region about 590 miles south of Manila , was cancelled on Saturday because of bad weather, Mr D...

Sep 17 2016

European Parliament: Polish policy still against democracy

HSBC's Flint, who is on a panel advising the government on post-Brexit trading terms, said it would take several years for a bank in London to complete the "enormous task...

Sep 16 2016

Bid to enforce 'rail roko' foiled across State

Further the police also added that tight security was in place to ensure that no untoward incident takes place. Meanwhile, Bengaluru city Police Commissioner N S Meghar...

Sep 16 2016

Ford moving all small auto production to Mexico

This announcement comes less than a year after the UAW signed a four year contract with Ford. Fields' decision to appear on CNN came after Trump appeared earlier toda...

Sep 16 2016

Cauvery dispute: Karnataka police prepares for rail roko, organiser promises peaceful protest

Meanwhile, Bengaluru city Police Commissioner N S Megharikh has extended prohibitory orders in the city for 10 more days, till September 25. The officials from Indo Tib...

Sep 15 2016

US, Israel sign massive military aid deal; $38B, 10 years

Israel's demand to be allowed to spend some of the funds internally had been a major point of dispute in the deal. The new deal is "just the most recent reflection of m...

Sep 15 2016

Is Hillary Clinton right about Donald Trump's…

Clinton's health became a sudden focus of the presidential race after she abruptly left the event commemorating the 15th anniversary of the terrorist attacks in NY and wa...

Sep 15 2016

Israel to get $38 billion in US military aid over 10 years

It's the largest package of military assistance the U.S. has ever pledged to another country, but one which U.S. Sen. Under the deal, the U.S. agrees to provide $3.8 bi...

Sep 15 2016

Bill Clinton: 'Almost certain' Hillary healthier than Trump

Their departure from the Clinton Health Access Initiative was one of several changes outlined by the organization on Wednesday aimed at minimizing potential conflicts of ...

Sep 15 2016

Donald Trump woos women voters with new plan

It's one of the clearest signs that for many Republicans, it's not ideology that's driving their support of Trump's candidacy. There would also be child care spending...

Sep 15 2016

Ex-US Senate Adviser: Probe of Trump Foundation Distracts From Clinton Abuses

Eric Schneiderman confirmed that his office is looking into Donald Trump's charitable foundation after concerns were raised about its impropriety. That donation came...

Sep 15 2016

Former top Central Intelligence Agency official: Putin wants Trump to win

In her first national television appearance in support of her mother since the Democratic National Convention, Chelsea Clinton defended the work of the Clinton Foundation...

Sep 15 2016

Cauvery water dispute: IT, e-commerce firms shut offices after violence

Bengaluru began crawling back to normalcy on Wednesday with a few schools and colleges opening in some parts of the city and state road transport and city buses commencin...