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Over 100 dead in Philippine mudslides and flash floods

Rescuers meanwhile retrieved 36 bodies from the Salog River in nearby Sapad town on Saturday. A search and rescue operation is under way for more than 30 pe...


India says Pakistani fire kills 4 Indian soldiers in Kashmir

The statement said that the dead include an army officer and that Indian soldiers retaliated "strongly and effectively". India has recorded over 780 ceasefire...


South Sudan warring parties ink new ceasefire

Moussa Faki Mahamat, the chairperson of the African Union Commission said that the signing of the agreement was encouraging and hoped it would put an end to the...


San Angelo Unemployment Rate Dips to 3.1 Percent

The rate for the Killeen-Temple metro area rose from 3.4 percent in October to 3.6 percent in November. In November 2016 it was 3.9 percent. Hawaii had the lo...


Catalan separatists win in Spain

With turnout at a record high of 82 percent, Thursday's election handed a mandate back to the region's ousted separatist leaders after they campaigned from ex...


Lalu Prasad convicted in fodder scam case, RJD to appeal in HC

Lalu Prasad was taken to Ranchi's Birsa Munda jail after his conviction in a fodder scam case , sources in CBI told PTI. "I was one of the petitioner in f...


David Moyes says he was approached by Newcastle United

A defeat for Newcastle at the London Stadium would be their fifth consecutive loss, and would mean they would spend Christmas in the bottom three of the Premi...


Cardinal Law's legacy: a stain of scandal on the church

An investigation led by the Boston Globe found Law was transferring abusive priests to other parishes. Law and other church leaders had moved guilty clergy ...


Guardiola calls on Spain to note Catalonia result

He added any new Catalan government would have to abide by the law, obey the Spanish Constitution, and that he would lift article 155 of the Spanish Constitutio...


Khawaja Asif to attend China, Pakistan, Afghanistan trilateral dialogue

His comments sparked a testy response from the Pakistani Foreign Office, which said they were "at variance" with previous conversations, and added: "Allies do n...


West Indies win toss, bowl vs. New Zealand in 2nd ODI

Jason Holder , the Windies captain, then reduced New Zealand to 186 for 5, snaring Tom Latham and Taylor in the space of 11 balls, but the visiting side c...


Firefighters battle huge fire at London Zoo

She added that the cause of the fire is not now known. The fire brigade had earlier said that about three-quarters of the Adventure Cafe and a gift shop were ...


Saudi Arabia says it intercepted Yemen rebel missile over Riyadh

Iran has admitted supporting the Houthis but has denied giving them weapons, including the missiles fired into Saudi Arabia . The coalition receives logistical...


Trump signs, lauds tax overhaul, off to Florida for holidays

Later Friday, Trump was expected to travel to his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida for the holidays. Before signing the legislation Friday in a last-minute Oval O...


32 killed as bus falls into river in western India

It wasn't clear if the driver survived, or how many people were aboard the bus. Speaking to ANI , Subhash Mishra, Circle Officer (City) said that a total of ...


At least 30 people reportedly killed in southern Philippine storm

Storm signals 1 and 2 have been hoisted over large areas of Mindanao where Tembin is projected to bring heavy rain and strong winds as it is projected to leave ...


What Is Fodder Scam? Lalu Prasad Yadav's Involvement And Pending Verdict

The RJD chief also said he has full faith in the judiciary. The RJD chief cleared that it would be his sons, Tejashwi and Tej Pratap, who will lead his party ...


California's Thomas wildfire now largest in state history

Although during the first few days Thomas was hard to control and spread rapidly through Santa Barbara and Ventura counties, in the last few days emergency serv...


Ventura Fire Assistance Center to close after serving Thomas Fire affected residents

David Zaniboni was awed by the speed of its growth. Images from NASA satellites show sharp contrasts in the amount of smoke billowing from the Thomas fire , ...


Lowers Holdings in Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)

The company holds 4.84 billion outstanding shares and 1.39 billion shares are floating in market. Fincl Bank Of New York Mellon accumulated 9.72 million shares ...