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Dec 03 2016

Parents disarmed their son who brought guns to Utah school

Bountiful Police Department Chief Tom Ross said in a press conference Thursday that the teen fired one shot into the ceiling of a classroom at Mueller Park Jr. Ross sa...

Dec 03 2016

US, UN warn of intensified violence in South Sudan

Charity Mandulu, who fled South Sudan after executions in her home town began, said government forces aligned with Kiir are overwhelmingly carrying out the killings. So...

Dec 01 2016

UN Poised to Adopt New Sanctions on N.Korea

Diplomats said on Wednesday that the United States and China had agreed on new UN sanctions to impose on North Korea, but Russian Federation was delaying action on a draf...

Dec 01 2016

Morocco TV show apologizes for advising makeup to hide abuse

Understandably, the channel has been widely criticised for the tutorial as it appears to normalise domestic violence and deters women from speaking out against it, as wel...

Nov 30 2016

Democrats Bring Fight Over Bannon Appointment to Financial Services Sector

The appointment of Bannon, he said , did nothing to eliminate many people's fear and pain. "White nationalism, anti-Semitism, xenophobia and hate have no place in our ...

Nov 30 2016

Some blacks applaud Castro legacy of racial equality

There is considerable truth in those words. He saw the society dividing into haves and have-nots. He was determined that the Communist Party of Cuba would not make the sa...

Nov 30 2016

US Election Series Clinton backs Steins recount America closer to chaos

Wisconsin Elections Commission Chairman Mark Thomsen vigorously defended Wisconsin's election system, saying he was certain that president-elect Donald Trump would emerge...

Nov 30 2016

Iraqi forces assault 2 villages south of Mosul

Humanitarian workers said on Tuesday a full siege was developing in Mosul as poor families struggle to feed themselves after prices rose sharply in tandem with the US...

Nov 30 2016

Cubans begins mass rally for late leader

Justin Trudeau also noted that during his visit to Cuba earlier this month he was honored to meet Castro's three sons and his brother President Raul Castro. As President-...

Nov 30 2016

After Maharashtra, BJP sweeps Gujarat bypolls

The BJP retained its hold in Vapi municipality of Valsad district, winning 41 of the total 44 seats. "They had never felt so empowered earlier under the Congress", Pandya...

Nov 29 2016

Assad seizes half of rebel Aleppo

Up to 16,000 people have been displaced in Syria's Aleppo by intense attacks on the rebel-held eastern part of the city, the United Nations humanitarian chief and relief ...

Nov 29 2016

Twitterati Troll Shilpa Shetty For Misinterpreting George Orwell's 'Animal Farm'

Her PR agent was quick to respond by saying, "Well, you see, it's not our client Shilpa Shetty's fault; when we Googled books on caring for animals and farming, the first...

Nov 29 2016

Twitter satires about Shilpa Shetty's casual talk

Shilpa Shetty is a national icon in India, but is also well-known in Britain for her appearance, and eventual win, on Celebrity Big Brother. The popular newspaper asked S...

Nov 29 2016

Modi seeks bank details from BJP MPs/MLAs, opposition calls it farce

Recalling Modi's promise of bringing back black money stashed away in foreign banks, the West Bengal Chief Minister alleged that instead of fulfilling it, he foisted nume...

Nov 29 2016

Trump aide steps up bid to block possible Romney nomination

During an interview on CNN's "State of the Union" on Sunday morning, Conway once again emphasized that the selection of Romney-a man who once devoted an entire speech ...

Nov 29 2016

Acting Ohio State officer praised for killing attacker

The man, identified as Abdul Razak Ali Artan , plowed his vehicle into a group of pedestrians and began stabbing people with a butcher knife Monday before he was shot to...

Nov 28 2016

Battle for Aleppo's largest opposition-held district continues

In Syria , the army has announced that it had taken control of two residential districts of the rebel held eastern part of Aleppo . The Local Coordination Committees ...

Nov 28 2016

Australia hopes to extradite top IS recruiter from Turkey

Australia is attempting to extradite from Turkey a man suspected of being a high-profile Australian recruiter for the Islamic State movement, the government said on Satu...

Nov 27 2016

Syrian forces enter eastern Aleppo to take key district

The capture on Saturday of Masaken Hanano - which had been the biggest rebel-held district of Aleppo - was a major breakthrough in a 13-day regime offensive to retake the...

Nov 27 2016

Final popular vote tally does not alter outcome

The Constitution established an Electoral College but allows each state to decide how that state's Electoral College votes are distributed. Yet it is the only elected off...