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Sep 30 2016

United Nations group compares US police killings to lynching

The U.N.'s Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent, which reports to the U.N. High Commissioner on Human Rights, presented its findings to the U.N. contex...

Sep 30 2016

SC firefighters talk about arriving at school scene

One of the students and the teacher were released from the hospital Wednesday evening, AnMed Health spokeswoman Juana Slade. Clemmons said he had spoken to Jacob's gran...

Sep 29 2016

Police ask El Cajon residents to be patient

The man died several hours later at a hospital. A black man has been shot and killed by police in California after they responded to calls he was acting erratically -pr...

Sep 29 2016

US Iraq agree on plan to send more American troops

In a briefing from Baghdad to the Pentagon last Friday, Army Col. John Dorrian, the spokesman for Combined Joint Task Force-Operation Inherent Resolve, said that firs...

Sep 29 2016

Afghanistan: suspected U.S. drone strike kills at least 18, including civilians

Esmatullah Shinwari, a Nangarhar lawmaker, said on Wednesday a crowd had gathered at the house in Achin district to welcome home a tribal leader returning from the Haj....

Sep 28 2016

WHO Says 92 Percent Of The World's Population Breathes Sub-Standard Air

Sponsored content: Is your agency prepared to defend the next cyber attack? While we associate China with excessive air pollution , an earlier study from Peking Univer...

Sep 27 2016

How to join Clinton, Trump supporters at presidential debate watch parties

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have their first debate Monday night, and it's expected to draw a Super Bowl-sized audience of around 100 million. The topics of discus...

Sep 27 2016

Tropical system may form in Atlantic this week

Hurricane Hermine developed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in Florida - ruining Labor Day weekend for many in the Southeast. The other storms that came ashor...

Sep 26 2016

PM Modi should also introspect when he advises Pak: Mayawati

She said, "In his Saturday speech at Kozhikode the PM counselled Pakistan PM to concentrate on initiating welfare steps to Pakistani people instead of focusing on exporti...

Sep 26 2016

India's prime minister says Pakistan a haven for terrorism

India exports software, Pakistan exports terrorists to other countries. Calling Pakistan a "haven of terror", he also directly addressed the people of Pakistan, drawi...

Sep 24 2016

More victims of ex-Uber, Lyft driver reported

He then drove her to her home. Vague was arrested on Friday and is being held without bail. 19 announced it voted 14-1 that day to approve rideshare legislation that ...

Sep 24 2016

Syrian army announces start of a new major offensive in Aleppo

Asked about his methods, including the use of indiscriminate weapons, Assad said: "When you have terrorists, you don't throw at them balloons, or you don't use rubber sti...

Sep 24 2016

Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump for president

In recent days, Cruz has declined to say if he would endorse Trump , but continued to say Hillary Clinton should not be elected. And, yes, the nonendorsement in Clev...

Sep 23 2016

GOP-led House panel finds former Clinton aide in contempt

According to Politico , Thursday's vote to hold Pagliano in contempt was 19-15 - which went straight down party lines. Pagliano is considered a vital witness in the Cl...

Sep 23 2016

Forces push deeper into key IS-held northern town

US-led coalition warplanes last week destroyed a factory near Mosul suspected of being used by ISIS to make chemical weapons. No American forces have shown symptoms of ...

Sep 23 2016

Wal-Mart to face class-action over alleged bribery in Mexico

The number of employees receiving bonuses this quarter is impressive-last year 880,000 received bonuses in the second quarter and only 687,000 received bonuses in the sec...

Sep 23 2016

Billionaire Soros To Invest $500 Million To Help Migrants, Refugees

A series of meetings, agreements and pledges from countries and organizations in NY this week made an effort to meet that challenge. The declaration no concrete com...

Sep 23 2016

Nigeria asks for United Nations help to find kidnapped school girls

The teenage girls were kidnapped by the Boko Haram in April 2014 from their government-owned school in Chibok, Borno State. The President made the call during a meeti...

Sep 22 2016

Mall attacker was recent college student, security guard

On Monday night, the family released their first statement since Adan's rampage, saying that they were in "deep shock as everyone else is in the state of Minnesota". "I t...

Sep 22 2016

Villarreal end Real Madrid's bid to set new win record

They have already scored a total of 12 goals and conceded just three, therefore looking menacing right from the start, with nearly everyone, from Gareth Bale to Cristiano...