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Turkish capital bans all LGBT-related cultural events

The governor's office said the ban would help to promote "public order, prevention of crime, general health and morals". "Starting from November 18, 2017, con...


Zimbabwe's Mugabe defies expectations of immediate resignation

November 15: The military announces that Mugabe is under house arrest and an operation has begun to arrest "criminals" around him who harmed the economy. Many w...


Thanksgiving travel expected to hit 12-year high, says AAA

Prices were at $2.56 a gallon on Wednesday, about 10 percent above past year, AAA said. AAA and INRIX predict travel times in the most congested cities in the U...


Talks on German governing coalition break off

Germany was thrust into uncertainty early Monday morning after a month of four-party exploratory talks about forming a so-called Jamaica coalition collapsed. Ho...


Rescuers battle waves, wind in hunt for missing Argentine submarine

San Juan in Southern Atlantic waters. Argentine President Mauricio Macri said on his Twitter account that "we will do what is necessary to find the submarine ...


Netanyahu to face sixth round of questioning in graft probes

Channel 2 News in Israel reported that the police will require at least one additional round of questioning of the Prime Minister and it is expected that their...


Germany bans sales of children's smartwatches due to privacy fears

The ban was passed after concerns that these watches could be used as illegal spying devices. Now, the national regulator has turned its attention to smartwat...


US Marine held in Okinawa

US troops in Japan are not allowed to buy or consume alcohol both on or off base, following a deadly auto accident involving a US service member who may have be...


7.3-magnitude natural disaster hits New Caledonia: USGS

The quake, which the US Geological Survey originally said measured at a magnitude of 7.3, was centred 82 km east-northeast of Tadine on Mare Island at 10km deep...


Arab ministers slam 'Iranian aggression' during emergency meeting in Cairo

Marwan Bishara, Al Jazeera's senior political analyst, said Saudi Arabia had convened the Cairo meeting in a bid to "consolidate its position in a divided...


Guice, Williams help No. 21 LSU top Tennessee 30-10

Pregame gales that sent a metal chunk of scoreboard onto the head of a Tiger fan, who required medical assistance, and set the west endzone's goal post leaning ...


David Goffin stuns Federer to set up Grigor Dimitrov final

Federer's army of fans, who had draped Swiss flags all around the sold-out O2 Arena, must have thought it would be just a temporary blip but with the confidence...


Sen. Brown sheds Franken cash; rival Mandel tweets on Moore

National Republicans are face dwindling options to force out the party's nominee before the December 12 vote. Hillary, 70, the former Democratic presidential ...


At least 15 killed in Morocco food stampede

It is not yet clear who was distributing the aid but it is reported to have been donated by a charity. He said: "This year there were lots of people, several ...


Trump tweets against Al Franken: 'Where do his hands go?'

Franken said in the article in NY magazine . On Thursday night, President Donald Trump suggested Sen. "The Al Frankenstien picture is really bad, speaks ...


'China will work with North Korea to boost ties'

Hyten continued that "President Trump by himself can't change the behavior of Kim Jong Un, but President Trump can create conditions for the worldwide community...


Based model accuses husband of forcing her to convert to Islam

Speaking to ANI she said, "He pressurises me, saying that if I don't follow Islam I can't be his wife". Mumbai: A former model from Mumbai's Bandra area has...


Ishaq Dar decides to step down as finance minister

An official of the Prime Minister's House confirmed to the media on Saturday that Dar had stepped down. Ishaq Dar is particularly perturbed as Accountability ...


Shubhangi wishes luck to Shilpa for 'Bigg Boss'

After this, Salman chided Akash for the way he irritated Arshi and Shilpa. When Akash says it was all for entertainment. They lie at first but Salman says tha...


The House Just Voted to Bankrupt Graduate Students

And many would have to pay about half of their modest student stipends in taxes. They'd lose $7,500 of their stipend, the analysis said . It also doesn't redir...