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24000 evacuated as Ukraine depot explodes

The site of the March explosion, in the eastern Kharkiv region, is near areas wracked by fighting between government forces and Russian-backed separatists. The ...


Thai court finds former PM Yingluck Shinawatra guilty

Yingluck failed to appear on August 25 as hundreds of her supporters waited outside Thailand's Supreme Court for the scheduled verdict. If found guilty, Yingl...


'We are totally prepared' for military engagement with North Korea

However, despite the increased tension, the United States has not detected any change in North Korea's military posture reflecting an increased threat, acco...


Four NCAA coaches among 10 accused of fraud, corruption

It's too early to know just how much the case will impact OSU basketball - will Evans be the only staff member to suffer any consequences or will it affect head...


Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn pressed to commit to single market

In the process, the private sector under Conservative and Labour governments has generated £831m in profits in the health sector over the past six years alone. ...


North Korea accuses Trump of declaring war

President Donald Trump issued a familiar warning to North Korea on Tuesday, saying the United States is prepared to use "devastating" military action if nec...


China Moves To Limit Fuel, Textile Trade With North Korea

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi met his North Korean counterpart Ri Yong-ho briefly to warn against the North's military provocations during an annual ASEAN re...


Twitter says it won't remove Trump's provocative tweets because they are newsworthy

The latest came when Trump labeled North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un a "Little Rocket Man" in reference to the North's nuclear ambitions. The North Korea governm...


Crowd boos Cowboys as they take the knee before national anthem

Members of both teams then stood in separate locations in a locked-arm anthem protests. He readily agrees that the players should stand for the anthem and the...


Finance Minister Ishaq Dar indicted in corruption reference

The Accountability court will indict Fiance Minister Ishaq Dar today (Wednesday) a reference filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) against him for p...


Twitter explains why Trump North Korea tweet wasn't removed

While calls have been made for Twitter to take action against Trump's account even before he became president, events like his recent clashes with North Korean ...


Thousands flee as Vanuatu volcano erupts

Ash and brown smoke enveloped much of the island of Ambae, forcing at least 6,000 people to evacuate their homes. Monday's state of emergency comes with immed...


BHU protest: Chief Proctor ON Singh resigns

BHU Vice Chancellor Girish Chandra Tripathi, who was summoned by the HRD ministry, said that he had ordered an inquiry headed by a retired high court judge. "...


Forbes' Top-Paid TV Actress List Is Refreshingly Diverse

The magazine's in-depth analysis also revealed that more than 50 per cent of Priyanka's income comes from endorsements. Modern Family actress Sofia Vergara...


Entire Dallas Cowboys team and owner Jerry Jones kneel before national anthem

The Cowboys tweeted a picture with the hashtag #FootballIsFamily. He chastised the players who took a knee and said it was disrespectful to "our Country, Flag ...


The US imposed sanctions against North Korean banks in Russian Federation

The firm's spokesperson Lin Te-fu told a local media outlet on Tuesday that the agreement wasn't implemented in the first place, as North Korea failed to respon...


Twitter cites 'newsworthiness' as reason for not removing threatening Trump tweet

The propensity of the american president to the diplomacy of the tweet creates, according to analysts, a volatile situation that errors of interpretation coul...


Susan Collins Announces Her Opposition to Graham-Cassidy Legislation

According to CNN , McConnell chose to cancel the vote after meeting with the Senate Republicans and taking stock of where his colleagues were leaning. In a s...


China limits oil trade to North Korea and bans textile trade

China, one of five permanent council members with power to veto UN action, agreed to the measure after the United States toned down a proposal for a complete oi...


First Coast High student arrested for bringing loaded gun to school

The Lexington County school resource officer assigned to Airport High detained the student on a charge of possessing a handgun on school property. "The studen...