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Syria army retakes Deir Ezzor city from Daesh: monitor

Trenches dug by Daesh fighters were still visible, as were army minesweepers working to locate and defuse explosives laid by the jihadists. At the beginning o...


British PM May appoints Julian Smith as chief whip: statement

British Prime Minister Theresa May has appointed Gavin Williamson as new defence minister, Thursday (11/2/2017), after her ally Michael Fallon quit in a sex...


Three people shot, one dead in shooting at Chicago Starbucks

One man was pronounced dead at the scene. An adult male was also shot and self-transported to Weiss Hospital, where he is in unknown condition. The suspect pu...


Marawi stragglers won't be able to escape main battle area

Congress voted to extend martial law until the end of December as the fighting between government troops and Maute forces escalated, leaving over 100 soldiers, ...


NZ offers help as Australia asylum protesters struggle in PNG camp

Refugees barricaded inside a shuttered Australian detention camp in Papua New Guinea were becoming "distraught and depressed", detainees said Friday, as New Ze...


Bengaluru: CM conceives 'Janashirvada Rally' to offset influence of BJP, JD(S) rallies

Siddaramaiah's reaction came after Shah kicked off the 75-day "Nava Karnataka Nirmana Parivarthane Yatra ", led by Yeddyurappa to "expose misdeeds" of the Con...


Trump will not visit DMZ during Asia trip

The trip comes after Mr Trump pulled the United States out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership with Australia and 10 other Pacfic Rim nations, a fiery January phon...


Miami firefighters dismissed after noose appears hanging over black colleague's photos

In August, a firefighter recruit from Pompano Beach was sacked after a noose was found hanging over a fellow recruit's chair during a June training session. Alo...


Auburn holding out Danjel Purifoy, Austin Wiley during investigation

Auburn University has released a statement saying two basketball players will sit out indefinitely as a result of the Chuck Person investigation. Auburn ...


USA bombers train over South Korea ahead of Trump visit

US bombers overflew the Korean peninsula on Thursday as part of an exercise with Japanese and South Korean warplanes, the US Air Force said, days before Preside...


Your Health Idaho Says All's Well As Open Enrollment Starts

Open Enrollment for 2018 health insurance plans starts Wednesday, November 1st. Those affected will be transferred to different Blue Cross plans on January 1 ...


Suu Kyi visits Myanmar region torn by Rohingya conflict

Myanmar has been stung by worldwide criticism and accusations of ethnic cleansing, which it rejects, for the way its security forces responded to attacks by Ro...


Rick Perry Believes Fossil Fuels Could Help Prevent Sexual Assault

Perry then brought up the aspect about having energy to keep the lights on could stop sexual assaults. Perry, who had been in South Africa last week, said a y...


United Nations calls on U.S. to end Cuba embargo

The vote was 191-2, with Israel being the only country to side with the U.S. In 2016, then President Barack Obama's United Nations ambassador Samantha Power ...


Carter Page testifies he told Sessions about Russian Federation trip

Former Trump campaign aide George Papadapoulos, has pleaded guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and documents released Monday show he was in...


North Korean defector pushes diplomatic solution in US Congress

He told the House Foreign Affairs Committee in Washington: "North Korean officers are trained to press their button without any further instructions from the ge...


Friends Were on a Reunion in NYC. Then Terror Struck

Little else is known about the victims in Tuesday's terror attack , the deadliest in New York City since 9/11. They graduated in 1987 from the Polytechnic Sc...


White House was unaware top adviser testified before grand jury

While prosecutors say Papadopoulos shared information about his Russian contacts with the campaign, they don't say whether he told superiors about the emails. "...


Quaid-e-Azam's only daughter Dina Wadia dies at 98

Wadia first visited Pakistan after her father passed away in 1948, followed by a trip in 2004, which was the second time ever she visited the country. "May his ...


Suspect in UNC explosion believed to be former student

They described the device at the tree as small. Authorities say one person was injured. People in the area were advised to avoid side streets and leave safe...