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US air strike kills 'several' Islamic State militants in Libya

ISIS fighters have redeployed in the south of the country since the jihadist group was evicted from its bastion of Sirte on the Mediterranean coast last Decembe...


German police probe threat to poison baby food products

The police are concerned that the suspect could place more poisoned items in supermarkets over the weekend and had hence decided to make the case public, spokes...


Maria weakens to a tropical storm in Atlantic

Officials say Maria is predicted to erode more than half the dunes along North Carolina's 300-mile (485-kilometer) coast. The size difference between Maria (w...


Merkel seeks 'stable' coalition after German vote

The German public is clearly not satisfied with her decisions on immigration, and the emergence of AfD as a viable political party demonstrates this. "Today we ...


Travel ban to North Korea not affecting Malaysians, says Matta

Malaysia on Thursday banned its citizens from traveling to North Korea as the country faces increasing diplomatic pressure over its weapons programs. "The AFC...


Air Force Lieutenant addresses racial slurs written on black cadets message boards

Silveria also addressed the Cadet Wing at around noon on Thursday. The Air Force Academy strives to create a climate of dignity and respect for all.period.tho...


USA eases shipping restrictions for sending hurricane relief to Puerto Rico

The stepped-up response includes the deployment of the USNS Comfort , a hospital ship that has responded to other natural disasters. "I am very concerned by ...


3 questions on President Trump's tax plan

That leaves spending cuts and borrowing to pay for a large tax giveaway to the wealthy - both of which would come at the expense of the middle class , a group ...


China Pushes Aggressive Electric and Plug-in Hybrid Car Quotas

China unveiled its comprehensive new set of rules for emissions and delayed a program for credit-score tied to electric auto production, giving automakers addit...


Donald Trump deletes tweets after voters reject his Alabama candidate

Luther Strange in the Alabama Republican primary for the U.S. Senate on Tuesday. " Roy Moore is Huey Long with religion", said Jim Zeigler, a Repub...


Lazard Asset Management LLC Reduces Holdings in Chico's FAS, Inc. (CHS)

Several studies suggest that positive earnings surprises not only lead to an immediate hike in a stock's price, but also to a gradual increase over time. In rel...


Kenya's talks collapse on how to conduct a fresh election

The court nullified the result of the August 8 presidential vote after opposition leader, Raila Odinga, lodged a complaint claiming the computers of the Indepen...


Killer clown victim's son relieved after alleged murderer's arrest

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office says a woman was detained this week for allegedly shooting a woman who, at the time, was married to the man who would eve...


Alexei Navalny detained ahead of Russian rally

Navalny said he was detained in the lobby of his apartment building in Moscow. The country's presidential election holds in March that incumbent Vladimir Pu...


Moon urges new ROK military strategy for "retributions" against the North

Last weekend, USA bombers and fighter escorts flew in worldwide airspace east of North Korea to the farthest point north of the border between North and South K...


SOMALIA: Car bomb blast kills seven in Somalia's Mogadishu

The fighters also took 11 pickup trucks mounted with machine guns, known as "technicals", said Abdiasis Abu Musab, al Shabaab's military operation spokesman. Al...


Puerto Rico rejects $1 bln loan from power utility bondholder group

Let's get the roads stabilized so that people can move around. Once there, they would have met with officials with the military and Federal Emergency Managemen...


US 'Totally Prepared' for 'Devastating' Action Against N. Korea

It's not an original statement . He said the young leader was "acting very badly" and accused him of "saying things that should never ever be said". During...


'North Korea may attack Australia to divide U.S. allies'

Kim Chul Jung, secretary of the Mangyongdae Youth Committee, called US President Donald Trump "an old cannibal" and said that "according to his crude speeches, ...


U.S. withdraw its diplomats in Cuba

An internal memo had been sent to US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson advising that the US withdraw nonessential employees in Cuba, CBS News reported Thur...