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NC officials to review Amtrak derailment as state considers higher-speed rail

Another 20 patients were treated at the Madigan Army Medical Centre in Tacoma, the centre said. "When we get to the bottom of this, we'll see what needs to be...


Oh baby! Check out the top newborn names

And the names Charlotte and Oliver seem to be climbing in popularity. The provincial government has released the most popular baby names from past year an...


Wale Has More To Say After Nicki Minaj's Thoughts On White Rappers

The Trinidadian-born rapper had shared a screen-shot of the iTunes chart - showing Eminem , Post Malone and others in the top 10 list - which sparked the out...


Saudis shoot down missile aimed at royal palace

Saudi Arabia said on November 4 it had intercepted a ballistic missile over Riyadh's King Khaled Airport, in an attack that provoked a strong reaction from the ...


Rohingya refugees to start returning from January

The foreign secretaries of Bangladesh and Myanmar met in Dhaka to finalise the agreement signed on November 23 for the voluntary return of almost three-quarte...


House GOP unveils $81 billion disaster relief for hurricanes, fires

Susan Collins (R-Maine), who was one of the nails in the coffin of the Republicans' Obamacare repeal attempts, is voting for tax reform, despite its inclusion...


Trump strategy document singles out Russian Federation as bad actor globally

Petersburg is a ideal sample of US-Russian cooperation in the struggle with terrorism, Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov has told the media. The Krem...


North Korea: Australian police charge man for illegal arms deals

The maximum sentence for his violations of Australian and United Nations sanctions is 10 years in prison. Han, what he thought the nuclear weapons that could re...


Didn't try to avoid Modi's visit: Chief Minister's Office

He added that the Centre is trying every possible measure to monitor the situation and ensure rescue operations. The prime minister is slated to review the si...


Two Jaish militants killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Batmura village

He said the search operation turned into an encounter as militants opened firing towards the forces. According to a senior police official, the gunfight bet...


Duterte Reverses Course Again, Says He Supports Marriage Equality

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has said he wants Filipino boxing icon-turned Senator Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao to be his successor. Ang problema (the pr...


NY Times: Pentagon study of UFOs revealed

Since 2012, program officials have reportedly continued to investigate episodes brought to them by service members whilst also carrying out their other Defence ...


Japan to beef up missile defence system against N. Korea

The Ground Self-Defence Force will operate the Aegis Ashore, to be equipped with newly developed SM-3 Block 2A interceptors with enhanced defensive coverage and...


Virgin Hyperloop One sets new speed record

SpaceX and Tesla founder Elon Musk , who invited entrepreneurs to make his Hyperloop proposal a reality, has said the technology could one day transport travel...


Cadets lay wreaths at Bay Pines National Cemetery

Simultaneously, thousands of volunteers and sponsors in over 1,200 additional locations across the country, at sea, and overseas held their own wreath-laying ce...


Twitter removes far-right chief who Trump retweeted

Some alt-right associated Twitter users feared that the new rules would mean a "purge", with some moving to Gab, a social media site that is alt-right frien...


13 dead as major fire breaks out in farsan shop in Mumbai

The fire broke out in Bhanu Farsan shop, located in Makhariya Compound on Khairani road in Sakinaka. Officials with the disaster management unit of the Brih...


Sydney man charged with brokering North Korea missile sales

Bossert said anyone who harmed the United States would be held accountable, but he did not detail any specific actions Washington might take against Pyongyang...


Secretive Pentagon UFO investigations revealed by NYT investigative piece

US Senator Harry Reid , who initiated AATIP, said he was proud of the program and what it has tried to achieve. Documents show how the unit, working with a L...


Britain, France will back United Nations draft rejecting US President's Jerusalem move

Middle East peace envoy Nickolay Mladenov told the Security Council ahead of the vote. Taking a page out of President Ronald Reagan's playbook, Monday's speec...