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Jul 05 2017

Arab countries boycotting Qatar give Doha 48-hour extension to accept ultimatum

On Monday, the alliance extended the deadline for Qatar to respond to the demands by 48 hours to give Kuwait an opportunity to mediate the dispute. "Any steps taken...

Jul 05 2017

Trump, Merkel plan to meet Thursday ahead of G20: Berlin

President Trump will also meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel - who has been critical of the president's decision to withdraw the USA from the Paris Climate Agree...

Jul 04 2017

Trump touts call with Saudi Arabia

He added that the crisis around Qatar had "no deep roots and was created artificially", while the Arab countries' 13 demands to Doha were "unacceptable for an indepen...

Jul 04 2017

Macron Affirms French Support for West African Counter-Terrorism Force

Concerning the G5 Sahel joint military force, the European Union has promised 50 million euros as support out of a total budget of some 400 million euros. "I want France ...

Jul 04 2017

Women in WH Earn 80 Cents on the Dollar Compared to Men

Using the findings from the White House's annual report to Congress, which was released on Friday, the outlet found women working in President Donald Trump's White Ho...

Jul 03 2017

Delhi University concludes first cut off list admission

Atishi Marlena, advisor to the Delhi Education Minister, explained another reason behind this move, "Around 2.5 lakh students pass out from Delhi schools every year and o...

Jul 03 2017

Christie orders NJ government shutdown amid budget deadlock

At a press conference earlier on Saturday, Governor Chris Christie promised that work will continue without them. Meanwhile, during the special session Saturday after...

Jul 03 2017

Arrest Made In Deadly Road Rage Shooting In Chester County

Police said he shot Bianca Nikol Roberson after he became angry as their vehicles were merging on the same lane of a highway Wednesday evening in West Goshen, Pennsylv...

Jul 03 2017

FBI Arrests Man, Believes Missing U Of I Scholar Is Dead

Christensen is expected to be in court July 3rd. " Based on this, and other facts uncovered during the investigation of this matter, law enforcement agents believe that M...

Jul 03 2017

All-star point guard Kyle Lowry to re-sign with Toronto Raptors — NewsAlert

His decision, he wrote, is all about finishing what he started. "I was not born in the jungle", Ibaka said. "If you're looking for people to believe in - choose the peo...

Jul 03 2017

Push continues on Senate health bill; repeal-only vote a possible option

By this week's end, he wants to nail down changes that would assure the bill's passage after Congress' weeklong July 4 recess. In January, Paul seemed to warn about the...

Jul 02 2017

Confusion over GST: No film shows in Tamil Nadu from Monday

As the State government replaces the 77-year-old Tamil Nadu Entertainment Tax Act 1939, with Tamil Nadu Local Bodies Entertainment Tax Act 2017, companies included in the...

Jul 02 2017

Waterloo region and Wellington County under severe thunderstorm watch

Storms will be moving into the region from NY. Saturday will be mostly cloudy and humid with high temperatures in the low to mid 80s inland, upper 70s for the shoreli...

Jul 02 2017

From steamy to stormy: holiday weekend likely to start with a bang

It will begin to feel more like June with high temperatures in the upper 80s, mostly sunny skies and southerly winds up to 17 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 30 mil...

Jul 01 2017

Trump Calls Out Chicago Crime 'Epidemic' Ahead Of New Task Force Announcement

Crime and killings in Chicago have reached such epidemic proportions that I am sending in Federal help . Trump has tweeted about Chicago in the past, in January he s...

Jul 01 2017

New Chinese border road raises 'security' concerns

He also rejected Bhutan's claims over Donlong, calling it Chinese territory. The People's Liberation Army (PLA) spokesperson had earlier warned India that it would esca...

Jul 01 2017

LSU Tigers vs. Florida Gators Game 2

Take for instance 3-year-old Eden Wascom, who can easily be called LSU's biggest fan. "I don't really look at it as the first one", said Florida's head coach, Kevin O'S...

Jul 01 2017

Immigration advocate to Trump Administration: Do not rescind DACA

On Friday, a Justice Department spokesman said the department is reviewing the letter and would not comment. But Republican President Donald Trump has vowed to crack ...

Jul 01 2017

Mortar Shell From Syria Lands in Israeli Golan During Netanyahu Visit

Israeli forces attacked Syrian military positions Wednesday after they claimed a stray mortar shell landed inside the illegally occupied Golan Heights. Whoever attacks us...

Jul 01 2017

Oscar Mayer whips out a hotdog-dropping drone

The Oscar Mayer WienerMobile has grown since it first started to expand with the WienerMini and WienerRover. They cycle even features a sidecar shaped like the icon...