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Sep 07 2017

Pelosi, Schumer offer votes for debt increase - under strict conditions

Republicans have always been anxious that Trump, who at times was a registered Democrat, would look to cut deals with the opposition party to secure victories - which he ...

Sep 06 2017

At least eight students killed in Nairobi school fire

He did not give the total number of attacks. A sombre mood, whispered conversations and faces that tell a story of pain, confusion and unanswered questions greet you as...

Sep 05 2017

LANE | Justin Thomas Adds Another Win to his Career Season

Thomas made only two bogeys all week, the last one putting him in a three-way tie with seven holes to play. Leishman faltered early on the back nine. Spieth then had a ...

Sep 05 2017

Ezekiel Elliott, NFLPA files temporary order with federal court

Last night, Elliott and the NFL Players Association filed suit in federal district court in Plano in hopes of gaining a temporary injunction to block the suspension, al...

Sep 04 2017

State Police Cracking Down on DWI Offenses Over Labor Day Weekend

This is a first in the Department's 85-year history to offer an abbreviated State Police Academy for existing Virginia Department of Criminal Justice (DCJS) certified law...

Sep 04 2017

Cowboys specialist Tim Zaleski whiffs on punt attempt

Two of Stanley's three touchdown passes went to Hawkeye tight end Noah Fant. Wyoming is still down 14-3 to Iowa in the third quarter as of this writing. Saturday, t...

Sep 04 2017

Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha arrested over alleged plot

He gave no details or evidence. The United States embassy in Phnom Penh expressed its "grave concern" over Kem Sokha's arrest in a statement on Sunday, saying that th...

Sep 03 2017

Pakistan wish to see peace and stability in Afghanistan, says Asif

United States ambassador to Pakistan David Hale said that President Donald Trump did not blame Pakistan for failure in Afghanistan. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson s...

Sep 03 2017

McIlroy chomping at the bit to defend Boston title

The native Idyllwilder posted four birdies and an eagle against four bogeys to pull into a tie for 12th place, three shots off the pace, going into Saturday's second roun...

Sep 02 2017

Bangladesh boat capsize toll rises to 38

The Rohingya are quite simply one of the most helpless and forsaken peoples of the world. After the latest attacks, Myanmar's government has insisted they should on...

Sep 02 2017

Modi meets union ministers, top officials of UP, Bihar

With media reports suggesting a possible reshuffle of the Union Cabinet, senior All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam leader and Deputy Lok Sabha Speaker M Thambidurai...

Sep 02 2017

US Gives 72 Hours To Russia To Close Diplomatic Outposts

The tit-for-tat action came after Russian President Vladimir Putin in July ordered the United States to reduce the number of diplomatic personnel in Russia by 755, in r...

Sep 01 2017

Duterte calls for unity, sacrifice in Eid'l Adha message

In this annual religious event , Muslims find their way to Mecca in Saudi Arabia to pay homage to the Ka'ba, which is believed to have been built by Ibrahim during the B...

Sep 01 2017

Citizens Against Government Waste Statement on Tax Reform Kickoff

Details of the tax plan, however, won't come until later from the president's team and key members of Congress . The president was short on specifics, but aides said ...

Sep 01 2017

Knoxville Fire Department sending rescue crew to Texas

Crews will help with search and rescue efforts. The Raleigh and Fayetteville teams will meet Thursday morning at the Raleigh Fire Training Center at 105 Keeter Center D...

Sep 01 2017

David Clarke, Milwaukee County Sheriff Once Considered For DHS Job, Resigns

Evenson did not immediately respond to an email seeking reaction from the governor to Clarke's decision to resign. As sheriff, Clarke adopted a very politically incorre...

Aug 31 2017

Saudi Arabia launches Hajj digital experience platforms

In the past Qatari pilgrims have largely travelled to Mecca and Medina, crossing the width of Saudi Arabia, in officially-sanctioned groups. Egyptian pilgrim Ahmed Al...

Aug 31 2017

Iran Warns US Against Any Violation of 2015 Nuclear Accord

US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley speaks at the UN Headquarters in NY on August 5, 2017 (Photo by AFP). Although Iranian leaders have repeatedly rejected opening th...

Aug 31 2017

Led Coalition Says it May Hit ISIS Evacuees in Syria

But officials of the US -led coalition said they will continue to monitor the convoy and aren't ruling out more airstrikes. After announcing the air strikes aimed at ...

Aug 31 2017

After North Korea missile, Britain and Japan agree closer security ties

However, the prime minister faced a rebuff from China over her call for North Korea's neighbour and sometime ally to exert more pressure on Pyongyang , with the foreig...