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Oct 23 2017

Texas City Demands That Hurricane Relief Victims Not Boycott Israel

And the grants were distributed via the Dickinson Harvey Relief Fund , which was set-up by the Dickinson government via the city's website . The city began accepting ...

Oct 23 2017

Egyptian police officers killed in firefight with militants

The Associated Press news agency quoted an Egyptian security official as saying the exchange of gunfire occurred in al-Wahat al-Bahriya, a district in the Giza governorat...

Oct 22 2017

Trump plans to release JFK assassination documents despite concerns from federal agencies

Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992 . US President Donald Trump will release the last of the FBI's secret files on the assassination of America's 3...

Oct 22 2017

New Zealand's Jacinda Ardern sets out priorities: climate, inequality and women

There was also no news on what agreements Labour had made with NZ First to secure its support, though Ardern hinted that her plan to implement a water tax had softened du...

Oct 22 2017

Suspect arrested in Munich knife assault

The victims largely suffered from superficial stab wounds and in at least one case had been hit. They said he was wearing gray trousers and a running jacket. A SWAT tea...

Oct 22 2017

(Hockey) Asia Cup: Malaysia draw South Korea to advance to final

India, who only needed a draw to qualify, made sure they kept their track record intact against Pakistan in 2017. Second-placed Malaysia (three points) and third-plac...

Oct 22 2017

Storm Brian: Northern Ireland forecast to void worst of 'weather bomb'

He said: "The east-facing coast could well see the strongest winds". A dramatic live stream from Portcawl Lifeboats showed waves crashing over the pier this morning a...

Oct 21 2017

California jobless rate holds steady in September

The private-sector job growth was primarily concentrated in construction, manufacturing, trade, transportation and warehousing and professional business services. The hou...

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...