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Sep 29 2017

US Missile Malfunctions During Retaliatory Airstrike in Kabul, Several Injured

Afghan Interior Ministry spokesman Najib Danish confirmed the rocket attacks on Wednesday, saying that one rocket had hit a nearby home, injuring five civilians. Unde...

Sep 29 2017

Breakingviews - Google clears deck for huge antitrust fight

Each of 10 slots will be auctioned off in order to give rival sites a chance to buy space. The shopping service will also operate as a separate business, seeking to mak...

Sep 29 2017

Work begins on prototypes for Trump's Mexico wall

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials confirmed eight prototypes are under construction in the area including four made with concrete and four using alternate ...

Sep 29 2017

Students rally in Barcelona to defend Catalan vote

Speaking at news conference this morning in Brussels, Catalonia's Director of Foreign Affairs Raul Romeva said European Union authorities need to "understand that thi...

Sep 28 2017

Trump has made a loud statement on Facebook

The Facebook ads that Russian operatives purchased to try and influence US voters during the 2016 election highlighted the Black Lives Matter movement and other hot-butto...

Sep 28 2017

Student stabbed to death, 1 critically wounded at Bronx school

The suspect had been feuding with the victims since the beginning of the school year. The armed student stabbed the other two with a switchblade - a three-inch blade wi...

Sep 28 2017

Alstom and Siemens merged their rail operations

The Siemens and Alstom transport businesses span the iconic French TGV and German ICE high-speed trains as well as signalling and rail technology. Alstom now has a pr...

Sep 28 2017

Critics say Trump too focused on National Football League amid Puerto Rico crisis

On Monday afternoon, the 53-year-old amusing lady made a request to the NFL athletes who have been kneeling in response to the president's harshly-worded objections to...

Sep 27 2017

Malaysia, Philippines clash over statement on Myanmar

The latest violence in western Myanmar's Rakhine State began on August 25 when ARSA militants attacked about 30 police posts and an army camp, killing about 12 people....

Sep 27 2017

Abe to dissolve lower house Thursday for election

She broke with Abe's party a year ago to run for the governorship for her own party, the Tokyoites First. The election is to be held on October 22. His decision to call...

Sep 27 2017

Russian General Died in Syria

Deir az Zor is a province rich in oil and gas and both sides have been racing to reach the fields. A high-ranking Russian general was killed by Islamic State (ISIS)...

Sep 27 2017

Jeremy Corbyn should be 'embarrassed' by Labour anti-Semitism row

He claimed a lot of the profits from PFI deals was going to shareholders - many of whom were based in offshore tax havens. A sell-out business seminar, competition for ...

Sep 26 2017

Iran insists land border with Iraqi-Kurdistan is 'still open'

Guterres said he was "concerned about the potentially destabilizing effects of today's referendum in the Kurdistan region of Iraq", in a statement from his spokesman. T...

Sep 25 2017

'Russia concerned by escalation of Korea tensions after Trump, Kim exchange'

Russian Federation urged calm on Friday after US President Donald Trump called North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a "madman". As to what that action could be, Foreign ...

Sep 25 2017

Hurricane Maria stays strong, Lee redevelops

Hurricane Maria will likely track between the Carolinas and Bermuda through early next week. exploiting the same break in a mid-level high pressure ridge that Jose once ...

Sep 25 2017

2 officers shot trying to apprehend suspect

Both officers sustained non-life threatening injuries. Monroe was also taken to Yale New Haven Hospital, where he is in serious but stable condition. The suspect contin...

Sep 25 2017

Earthquake Detected In North Korea Amid Fears Of New Nuclear Test

Incidentally, today's quake was centred near North Korea's nuclear test site. Kim on Friday threatened the "highest level of hard-line countermeasure in history" in...

Sep 25 2017

Doctors, Hospitals And Insurers Ask Senate To Reject Graham-Cassidy

Senator Susan Collins , who just two days ago said she was "leaning against" the legislation, on Sunday declared in an interview on CNN's "State of the Union": "It is ...

Sep 25 2017

Mass shooting kills one, injuries many in Antioch

The victims were transportedly to area hospitals. At least one person has been killed and seven others have been injured at a church shooting in Antioch. The attacker a...

Sep 24 2017

'Madman' Kim calls Trump 'dotard' as Pyongyang hints at H-bomb

Kim's first-person statement was published by North Korea's state propaganda arm in response to Trump's fiery speech at the UN General Assembly on Tuesday. In the ...