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Sep 07 2016

Syrian troops advance near Aleppo in attempt to impose siege

Meanwhile, US President Barack Obama said today that the United States and Russian Federation were struggling to reach a ceasefire agreement on Syria as the two sides pla...

Sep 06 2016

Mike Pence Just Made It More Awkward Trump Isn't Releasing Tax Returns

Pence recently said both of them would release their returns, but Pence clarified to Muir that that's only after the audit, and also "this is all a distraction". He gave ...

Sep 06 2016

North Korea fires three ballistic missiles off east coast

Connie, these launches came less than two hours after South Korea and China wrapped up their summits talks . North Korea's latest test comes during the middle of the...

Sep 04 2016

3 kids kidnapped after mom killed found safe

Joe Mendoza, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Dept. "Joshua Robertson was arrested two blocks away", he said. Madisyn was unharmed and is now in the custody of local auth...

Sep 03 2016

Germany's satisfaction with Merkel dips ahead of votes

Change is nothing bad. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has faced growing criticism for her open-door refugee policy. Merkel's conservatives also face heavy losses i...

Sep 02 2016

North Korea vows to respond to UN condemnation as a 'power'

The lawmakers' push for a more robust response to the North comes amid questions over the reliability of the U.S. Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) anti-missile...

Sep 02 2016

Blast heard at SpaceX rocket launch

Facebook is in a partnership with French satellite firm Eutelsat Communications . The satellite's Israeli-based operator, Spacecom, said the loss will have "a signific...

Sep 02 2016

Coca-Cola Workers Accidentally Found a Huge Shipment of Cocaine

The Marseille prosecutor's office announced Wednesday that an investigation into the trafficking and importing of illegal drugs has been opened. Be proactive - Use th...

Aug 31 2016

France Criticizes Turkish Military Intervention in Syria

Bilgic says U.S. Ambassador John Bass was summoned to the ministry over the matter, without specifying when the summons took place. The Turkish move came to cut the roa...

Aug 31 2016

North Korea calls London diplomat who defected 'human scum'

The ministry said that Thae chose to defect because of his disgust with the government of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, his yearning for South Korean democracy and w...

Aug 31 2016

ME governor wants to meet with lawmaker to make amends

LePage said he still has goals to accomplish in the two years that are left in his tenure before he will be forced out of office by term limits, but the recent controve...

Aug 31 2016

Pat Hickey set to be released from Rio prison today

Mr. Mallon was released from Bangu prison over the weekend and while neither of them have been formally charged with anything, it will ultimately be up to a judge to deci...

Aug 31 2016

IS spokesman al-Adnani 'killed in Aleppo'

He was "martyred while surveying the operations to repel the military campaigns against Aleppo", it said. He has been the chief propagandist for the ultra-hardline jiha...

Aug 31 2016

'Vladimir Putin' arrested in a Fla. grocery store

Police arrived at the scene and took "Putin" into custody and charged him with trespassing and resisting an officer without violence. Vladimir Putin has been arrested...

Aug 30 2016

Turkish forces deepen push into Syria

Ankara said it had killed 25 Kurdish "terrorists" in strikes on YPG positions on Sunday, a day after a Turkish soldier died in a rocket attack allegedly by the milit...

Aug 30 2016

Singapore confirms first case of Zika virus

Inspectors from the National Environment Agency checking for mosquito breeding sites visited homes in the suburban district where 41 cases―mostly foreign workers at a con...

Aug 30 2016

Drug users aren't human, says Philippines' Duterte

Duterte added. The Philippines president has offered a 2 million peso ($43,000) reward for information leading to the arrest of police officers protecting local drug ri...

Aug 30 2016

Hours-long attack on Kabul American university kills 12

The attack at around 6:30 pm local time (1400 GMT) on Wednesday began with a large explosion that officials said was a vehicle bomb followed by gunfire, as suspected mili...

Aug 30 2016

Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway

A press release published by the Norwegian Environment Agency says 70 of the 323 reindeer found were calves. The Norwegian Nature Inspectorate spokesman Knut Nylen...

Aug 29 2016

UK leader May, Cabinet to chart EU exit at Chequers retreat

If the parliament sits for debate and vote, there are chances of preventing the process of exit of Britain from USA as most of the members of Parliament's lower House of ...