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World Bank to stop funding oil and gas projects

The Guardian noted the development bank ceased lending for coal-fired power stations in 2010 but has been under pressure from lobby groups to half its USD1.00 ...





College Student Arrested, Offered Chicken Alfredo & Sprite For Sex With Teen Boy

A police officer posed as a 15-year-old boy on a dating application, the report said, and Maruna began messaging the officer December 5. During their exchange...


US Vice President Pence delays visit to Israel - Knesset

Diplomatic sources in Jerusalem dismissed as baseless speculation that Pence's postponement had anything to do with widespread Palestinian and Muslim criticism ...


North Korea's Supreme Leader Vows to Produce More Nukes, Honors Scientists

North Korea warned Thursday it would take "merciless self-defensive" measures should the United States enforce a naval blockade, which Pyongyang sees as "an act...


BLM's DeRay McKesson Sues Jeanine Pirro ... She Lied, Now I'm in Danger!!!

Jeanine Pirro , now the host of Fox News's " Justice with Judge Jeanine", appeared on Fox & Friends in September and alleged that McKesson, a black man, "direc...


BP blocked from buying Australian petrol stations

It has more than 17,000 petrol stations worldwide and is expanding the business by opening new sites and striking partnerships with grocery retailers for conven...


Japan public sees 'no point' fleeing from North Korea missiles

Abe and Guterres are believed to have discussed the outcome of his dispatch during Thursday's meeting. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe expressed hope on Th...


Russian Gas Transit Va Ukraine Falls 23% After Austria Hub Blast

Italy has announced a state of emergency yesterday because of stopping supplies , although it stressed that it is not threatened by an immediate energy crisis...


Blake Farenthold Won't Seek Reelection Amid Claims Of Harassment

The House Ethics Committee says it is continuing an investigation of Farenthold, despite a recommendation by an investigative panel that the complaint be dism...


Facebook Says Russia Spent Less Than $1 Trying To Interfere In Brexit

But the head of a parliamentary committee investigating fake news and online misinformation in the United Kingdom says he's concerned Facebook hasn't looked h...


Allardyce: Everton were 'running on empty' during Newcastle win

We've come here and, although Newcastle haven't been on a great run of form, it's always a hard game, especially when you're looking to pick up three points. It...


Leader of far right group Britain First arrested in Belfast

She said: "Paul Golding has just been arrested by PSNI at Laganside Court, Belfast where he came to support Jayda Fransen ". She is accused of behaviour inte...


NYC Port Authority Bombing 'An Attempted Terror Attack'

There has been "some type of explosion" in a Manhattan subway, according to police. New York Times reports police have identified the suspect as 27-year-o...


Every single passenger survives plane crash into field

There was no explosion or fire when the turboprop plane crashed, police said. The crash occurred at about 6:15 p.m. His sister also suffered injuries to her...


Israel carries out airstrikes in Gaza

Thousands of Palestinian men, women and children, brandishing Hamas' green flags or sporting green scarves, gathered on Thursday at the al-Katiba Square in Gaz...


PM Narendra Modi Dedicates Scorpene-Class Submarine Ins Kalvari To The Nation

In a significant boost to the Indian Navy's submarine capabilities, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday commissioned the first made-in-India Scorpene ...


Government extends Aadhaar linking to March 31

Earlier, the government had set December 31, 2017, as the deadline for providing Aadhaar to financial institutions, which meant that individuals were required...