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NATO Chief Begs Members To Boost Military Spending

Only four European Nato members - Estonia, Greece, Poland and Britain - met the 2% standard previous year. Stoltenberg told reporters, as he released his annual report on the world's biggest military alliance, that countries still do not have fai...

Dutch will 'pay price' for expelling minister

His comments came yesterday after the Netherlands said it would refuse Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu permission to land for a rally to gather support for a referendum on boosting Erdogan's powers. Yalim Eralp, a retired Turkish diplomat who h...

Akhilesh Yadav will not lead opposition anymore

This was the party's worst performance in 25 years of its existence. Both Shivpal Singh Yadav and party patriarch Mulayam Singh had criticised Akhilesh for the Congress-SP alliance. He also denied that the turmoil within the party was responsible for...

Trump's Muslim Ban Remarks May Cloud Suits On New Order

According to experts, the Hawaii court has to prove the revised travel ban still discriminates against Muslims on goal and thus violates the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment. "This is effectively a Muslim ban". The lawmaker referred t...

BJP surges ahead in India's five state polls

Those who anxious that the BJP might trip on demonestisation blues and the lack of a local leader were left gasping at the BJP's sweep, since it now appears the BJP will get a landslide without having projected a state chief minister. The assembly el...

Wenger adamant his "preference" is to stay at Arsenal

I've watched this game three times now. "I didn't want to gamble today because I knew it was very important to win the game", Wenger said. "I think we had an outstanding performance as long as we were 11 versus 11". "We have to be inspired and lear...

Thousands still without power in West Michigan

In a statement early Thursday, DTE Energy said 700,000 of its customers lost power in southeastern MI and more than 670,000 were without service Thursday morning after what it called "the largest weather event in DTE history". ~Never drive across a d...

Turkey forces aid group Mercy Corps to shut down its operations

In a deal said brokered by Russia, Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces have taken over frontline positions from a USA -backed militia in northern Syria . "They know what our capabilities are", Yildirim said. In a bid to lower the tensions, U.S....

S.Korean court to rule on Park's fate

Park's lawyers say she was staying in her "residence cum office", receiving situation reports by phone and issuing directives on rescue operations. Pro-Park demonstrators gathered near the court to urge it not to uphold the impeachment while those ...

Boeing's first 737 Max 9 rolls out

The 737 MAX 8 type-certification test program including flight-testing four aircraft, plus ground and laboratory testing. The 737 MAX 8 is the first in the family to be developed and meets customer demand in the heart of the single-aisle market.

Cruise ship comes too close for comfort to couple's back patio

Todhunter yells. "Too close!" she says. "This thing is coming to the house and I was really anxious", Yasmine said. Celebrity Equinox's parent company, Royal Caribbean, released a statement about the incident, saying the boat stayed in its assign...

Theresa May: Scotland's government 'obsessed' with independence

While few would doubt her commitment to the Union, her decision to raise the prospect of Scotland not being handed powers now on their way from Brussels was a peculiar one. The academic, who voted "yes" in the 2014 referendum, told The Herald: "My ...

Syrian government seeks talks with unified national opposition: Chief negotiator

The UN-sponsored Syrian peace talks concluded in Geneva with an agreement from the conflicting parties to pursue further talks on a political transition to end the crisis. They insist on the opposition becoming one. Archaeologists have decried what...

Oil prices decline as USA stockpiles set record

An extension of the supply deal past June will depend on market conditions when OPEC ministers next meet in Vienna May 25. U.S. crude stocks sat in early February just 3.5 million barrels below the all-time high of 512.1 million barrels seen in Apr...

LeEco India Allegedly Fired 85% Of Staff, May Exit India

Moreover, LeEco India has a robust R&D team working for India as well as LeEco globally, as the company values the R&D function, as it is integral to long-term business. "It is a quite normal change for the company's strategy and execution", LeEco sa...

Series of USA airstrikes in central Yemen

Jeff Davis, a Pentagon spokesman, said in a statement. Survivors and witnesses said at least 25 Yemenis were killed in the attack, including 10 children and nine women, sparking outrage in Yemen and prompting the government to ask Washington for ...

Presidency: Economy defied International Monetary Fund in 2016, slipped by only 1.5%

Growth returned to the economy from the September quarter, which was dragged down by a series of one-off factors, including bad weather delays to construction work and lumpiness in government investment. Growth over the year to December was 2.4% - mu...

Prosecutors seek to stop release of Pulse gunman's wife

Another attorney for Salman, Charles Swift, questioned the statements that she made to the Federal Bureau of Investigation without a lawyer present, and told ABC News that Salman "had no foreknowledge nor could she predict what Omar Mateen meant ...

Syrian opposition refuses to add terrorism to United Nations talks agenda

Ankara- Russia's deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov threw on Tuesday the ball of the intra-Syrian talks in the camp of United Nations mediator Staffan de Mistura after announcing from Geneva that "the fight against terrorism is a priority and sh...

Why British people eat pancakes on Shrove Tuesday

It's Shrove Tuesday, also known as Pancake Tuesday. If you don't feel that active you can confine your pancake flipping to the kitchen and make some for dinner. Flip pancake easily. Discuss what you're giving up for Lent- Neither of you is reli...

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Mueller Removed FBI Agent From Russia Investigation Over Possible Anti-Trump Texts

The New York Times and Washington Post both reported Saturday FBI special agent Peter Strzok - who played key roles in the FBI's initial Russian Federation investigation, ...

Time for US Military Families to Leave S. Korea: Sen. Lindsey Graham

Trump is "staging an extremely unsafe nuclear gamble on the Korean peninsula", a Foreign Ministry spokesman said in a written statement that also calls Trump a "nuclear demon" and...

Member of Trump team directed Russian Federation contacts, says Michael Flynn

Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, pleaded guilty Friday to lying to the FBI , becoming the first Trump White House official to face c...

Inside tour: First lady decorates White House for Christmas

The first lady's theme is "Time-Honored Traditions", a nod to 200 years of holiday celebrations at the executive mansion. "We pray that our country will be a place where every ...

Russian Federation positioning itself to make U.S. irrelevant in North Korean nuclear crisis

Haley called on all nations to "cut off all ties with North Korea" and specifically highlighted China's influence over the rogue regime during an emergency meeting of the UN Secur...

Trump Calls Acquittal in Sanctuary City Murder `Disgraceful'

Garcia Zarate was charged with murder, assault with a deadly weapon and being a felon in possession of a firearm in the death of Steinle, a 32-year-old Pleasanton native and San F...

Philly rocked by 4.4 magnitude quake in Delaware

A rare quake jolted the Mid-Atlantic region of the East Coast on Thursday evening, prompting some to flee offices and homes, but causing no serious damage or injuries. The Univers...

White House says Tillerson to remain as secretary of state

The ouster of Mr. Tillerson would end a turbulent reign at the State Department for the former Exxon Mobil chief executive, who has been largely marginalized over the a year ago ...

Uber says 2.7m Brits hit by breach that was covered up

It left their names, email addresses, and mobile phone numbers exposed. Now, after some further digging, it seems that 2.7 million of those affected were Uber customers from the UK...

Pakistan justifies Hafiz Saeed's release, United States warns of repercussions

Saeed was put under house arrest after the Mumbai terror attack in November 2008 but he was freed by court in 2009. On Saturday, the White House said there would be repercuss...

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Watch Mount Agung ERUPT as tourist hotspot issues 'RED WARNING'

Watch Mount Agung ERUPT as tourist hotspot issues 'RED WARNING'

These airlines resumed Bali flights on Sunday morning, according to Reuters. According to the Volcanic Observatory Notice for Aviation (VONA) system, winds carried the ash in a...

Anguish As Hundreds Throng Slain Soldier's Funeral In South Kashmir

Anguish As Hundreds Throng Slain Soldier's Funeral In South Kashmir

He had come home on leave. "His bullet-riddled body was found in Wothmula village of Shopian", he said, adding that investigations are on into the killing. Rajesh Kalia said. Meh...

Texas DPS Trooper Shot, Killed Near Fairfield

Texas DPS Trooper Shot, Killed Near Fairfield

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has ordered Texas flags at Texas Department of Public Safety facilities statewide to be lowered to half-staff in honor of fallen Trooper Damon Allen ...

NY asks residents to buy local Christmas trees

NY asks residents to buy local Christmas trees

Farmers there harvest more than 4 million trees per year, shipping them across the USA and as far as Japan. Fast forward to 2017, the supply isn't as plentiful as it's been in y...

Q2 Weather: Wind and warm temperatures highlight Thanksgiving weather

Q2 Weather: Wind and warm temperatures highlight Thanksgiving weather

Plan on dry and unusually warm weather for Thanksgiving . Southwesterly winds gusting to about 25 miles per hour will shift to the northwest late in the day as a cold front passe...