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Oct 21 2017

Portland Area Makes Its Pitch To Land Amazon's Second Headquarters

The city is supporting a northwest IN plan led by Gary, but also sent IN a bid of its own. "If anybody in the Region is chosen, we're all going to benefit from it", McD...

Oct 21 2017

Israel Strikes Target in Syria in Response to Spillover Fire

For his part, Bagheri said the aim of his visit is setting a joint strategy to boost the military cooperation in the coming stage following the victories recently made. F...

Oct 21 2017

Tillerson Pushes Closer US Ties With India, Calls Out China

Speaking on "Defining Our Relationship with India for the Next Century" at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), Tillerson said in the last decade co...

Oct 21 2017

Nivea's Latest Ad Encourages Black Women to Lighten Their Skin

Per a report in Newsweek , the lotion is being advertised in the African countries of Nigeria, Ghana, Cameroon, and Senegal via commercials and billboards, with the form...

Oct 20 2017

Minnesota Gets A One Year Real ID Extension

Starting Jan. 22, 2018, the Transportation Safety Administration will require Real ID Act-compliant identification or state-issued ID from states with exceptions, like or...

Oct 20 2017

President Trump is Still Rich, But Drops in Forbes Latest List

It had been $1.7 billion in 2016. His highest net worth valuation by the magazine came in 2015 at $4.5 billion. Investor Warren Buffett , chairman and CEO at Berkshi...

Oct 20 2017

North Korea threatens 'unimaginable strike' on U.S. ship

The U.S. should expect it would face unimaginable strike at an unimaginable time", the North's Korean Central News Agency said Thursday . "The unsafe and aggressive be...

Oct 20 2017

LEGO's Women Of NASA Ready For Liftoff Nov. 1

LEGO announced by Facebook on Wednesday that the Women of NASA set, started by the LEGO Ideas where fans can submit set designs for the company to make and sell, w...

Oct 19 2017

Colorado Springs teen accused in fatal stabbing of siblings due in court

Officers tried to save the children, who later died at a hospital. It's not clear if he has a lawyer yet. He said he wanted to live alone at the home and he purchased a k...

Oct 19 2017

Embracing bodies found in national park believed to be missing hikers

Joseph Orbeso , 21, and Rachel Nguyen, 20, had not been heard from since they disappeared while walking in the Joshua Tree National Park, California in July. "IDs will be...

Oct 19 2017

Diplomats from USA, S. Korea, Japan discuss N. Korean threat

The diplomats, who also gathered in Tokyo on Tuesday, were expected to discuss a number of issues. A major focus in the presidential tour will be responses to North Kor...

Oct 19 2017

Waterfront Toronto, Google/Alphabet partner on new waterfront community

The city of Toronto was searching for an "innovation partner" and Sidewalk Labs answered the call after a "rigorous procurement process involving a number of local and...

Oct 19 2017

7 policemen killed, several injured in bomb blast in Quetta

At least seven people, including six policemen, were killed and over 22 injured when a suicide blast hit a security forces truck in Quetta city in Pakistan's southw...

Oct 19 2017

Virginia Polls Show Northam's lead in Governor Race

Both Gillespie and Northam have high profile supporters making visits on their behalf this week. On healthcare: Northam 42; Gillespie 32. Bitecofer says even with a wea...

Oct 18 2017

'Nuclear war may break out any moment' - North Korea

North Korea's deputy United Nations ambassador Kim In Ryong claimed no country other than north Korea had been the victim of "such an extreme and direct nuclear threat ...

Oct 17 2017

39 dead in 'terror-arson' fires in Portugal, Spain

In Portugal, the government declared a state of emergency for regions north of the Tajo river. Schools were closed Monday and at least 20 planes were joining 350 firefi...

Oct 17 2017

Supreme Court to consider major digital privacy case on Microsoft email storage

A three-judge panel of the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, in Manhattan, ruled that the warrant in the case could not be used to obtain evidence beyond the nation's bo...

Oct 17 2017

Tharanga ton in vain as Pakistan take 2-0 lead

That was before Shadab the bowler returned with his best figures of 3-47 to dismiss Sri Lanka for 187 all out in 48 overs. Recently, the ICC World XI toured Pakistan...

Oct 16 2017

Taliban deny freed hostage accusations

The taliban refer to a "miscarriage" for the death of the child. Speaking at Toronto Airport, Mr Boyle, 34, said the family's captors killed their baby daughter and ...

Oct 16 2017

Right-Wing Israeli minster, Bennett, will demand cutting ties with the PA

The deal comes a month after Hamas dissolved the committee which runs the Gaza Strip and said it was willing to work towards reconciliation with its West Bank rivals. M...