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Coast Guard seizes 16 tons of cocaine

A Charleston-based Coast Guard cutter is returning to port after taking part in an operation that seized roughly 16 tons of cocaine off the Central and South American coasts. The Coast Guard Cutter James and Hitron were responsible for five cases, se...

Editor: Dutch church relief tempered by people's support for Wilders

All mainstream parties have ruled out cooperating with Wilders' party. After the British vote to pull out of the European Union and Donald Trump's victory in the United States, anti-immigration forces have been on the upswing on both sides of the At...

Senate Votes To Allow ISPs To Sell Browser History Without User Consent

The House and President Donald Trump must still approve rolling back the privacy rules. This information includes sensitive data like user location and browsing history (i.e. As you might imagine, the telecom industry hated these laws, and with...

III's Stock Plunged Toward 4-year Low After Disappointing Results, Outlook

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Saudis announce new tax rate for Aramco amid plans for IPO

Aramco's reserves are estimated at about 260 billion barrels. The company's oil production is Saudi Arabia's main source of revenue and its finances are not publicly disclosed. Global demand for oil will peak before then, according to projections b...

Blind sacked as Dutch coach after World Cup flop

The Netherlands will hope to salvage some pride when they meet Italy in an global friendly at the Amsterdam ArenA on Tuesday, the first match since the sacking of manager Danny Blind . "We have respect for what Danny meant to us and the team d...

Keystone XL is no done deal

Although the State Department noted the economic impact in its decision, the project will result in only 35 permanent jobs after initial construction. But he said there are other important projects like the recently approved TransMountain pipeline...

Hundreds Of 9/11 Families And First Responders Have Sued Saudi Arabia

Like other recent actions, the lawsuit filed on Monday capitalises on last year's decision by Congress to let victims of such attacks on U.S. soil to sue state sponsors. until they carried out the 9/11 attacks. Among other allegations, the compla...

Hundreds Of Civilian Causalities Reported From Overnight US-Led Airstrikes In Mosul

Centcom's official report for the overnight strikes claimed they'd hit "11 fighting positions" and didn't mention killing hundreds of civilians. Destroyed buildings remain after fighting between Iraqi security forces and Islamic State militants, in...

British retail sales rebound in February

Retail sales in the three months to February recorded their biggest drop in nearly seven years as rising petrol prices cut into households' disposable income. United Kingdom retail sales in February proved much stronger than the market was expecting,...

Starbucks Canada vows to hire at least 1000 refugees

The coffee giant is ramping up efforts at time when the unemployment rate is on the decline (it fell to 4.7% at the end of February) by opening up 3,400 stores in the U.S.by 2021. Johnson intends to carry on Schultz's tradition of balancing busin...

France's presidential debate ignored the one question everyone wants answered

Marine Le Pen's proposal to pull France out of the euro and her hardline stance on Islam came under attack from her fellow presidential hopefuls on Monday, in a combative TV debate a month before the country goes to the polls. Opponents of the Euro...

Nearly Half Of Canadians Want Illegal Immigrants Deported

Canadians' view of illegal immigration mirrors that of their neighbors in the U.S., where a similar Reuters/Ipsos poll conducted earlier this week showed 50 percent support for deportations. "(The) airport was the easiest way, but because of the vi...

Netanyahu: Israel will continue to stop weapons transfers to Hezbollah

But the Israeli media said the airstrikes were targeting Hezbollah-bond weapons shipment. Friday's encounter was the most serious clash between Israel and Syria since the start of the Syrian civil war six years ago. "Israel does not usually con...

Monaco's Jardim hails win: 'Against English teams we have good results'

A second-half improvement was rewarded with Leroy Sane's goal, which edged City ahead overall with 19 minutes remaining, but Tiemoue Bakayoko headed home to have the final word. " It'd be my first time if we do get there, so I'm raring to go and ...

Trump's 'Muslim ban' has been blocked ... again

More than 2,500 miles away, US District Judge Derrick Watson halted the rollout of the ban nationwide . President Donald Trump said the decision by a USA federal judge in Hawaii to issue an emergency halt on Wednesday (Mar 16) to his revised tr...

Captain Amarinder Singh in charge of Punjab again

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which is in power in the National Capital Territory of Delhi, was a distant second with 20 seats. The election which had turned into a triangular contest at the beginning of campaigning with the entry of the AAP in the st...

North Korea-Malaysia football match set for June 8

Zahid said the authorities had traveled overseas to an undisclosed country to collect the DNA sample. Malaysia then barred North Koreans from exiting its soil. The North Korean leader said, "Only 30 days are left before the Day of the Sun", the KCNA ...

China's Anbang denies report of Kushner property investment

If this deal moves forward, the building will be valued at $2.85 billion, the largest sum for a single tower in Manhattan. It will allow the family to buy back the building's more lucrative retail spaces and maintain a 20 percent stake for the prop...

China seeks to avoid trade war with US

Addressing a news conference on the final day of the annual meeting of China's parliament, Li reaffirmed China's commitment to denuclearise the Korean peninsula. firms, that would first bear the brunt", the premier said while explaining that this w...

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Sioux City Younkers to close, according to reports

It appears the end is near for Bon-Ton. The Bon-Ton's parent company, which has corporate offices in Pennsylvania and Wisconsin, operates more than 250 stores under several namep...

Narendra Modi Sweden visit: 10 things on PM's agenda

Prime Ministers Narendra Modi and his Swedish counterpart Stefan Löfven. After attending an Indian community event here late on Tuesday night, Modi will depart for London on ...

Toronto police to provide update on Bruce McArthur investigation Monday

Idsinga says Kanagaratnam's remains were found at a home McArthur used as storage for his landscaping business. He was not on file as missing in Canada. McArthur was arrested in Ja...

United States bans sales to Chinese phone-maker ZTE

Stephen Hadley, national security adviser under President George W. Bush, on President Trump's decision to block Broadcom's takeover of Qualcomm , the president's push for a wall ...

Russian Federation on wrong side of Syria war: Mike Pence warns Putin

United States Vice President Michael Pence on Saturday said that Russian Federation is "on the wrong side of the war" while referring to recent strikes on Syria by the U.S. This w...

Trump puts off Syria strike decision, will talk to allies

Al-Jaafari was quoted by SANA news agency as saying that the Syrian government was ready to facilitate the teams' entry into any point in Douma, Eastern Ghouta's largest town. But ...

Trump Promises to Lay Off States with Legal Marijuana

While many states have decriminalized or legalized marijuana use, the drug is still illegal under federal law, which created a conflict between federal and state law. "Since the ca...

Zuckerberg testimony tells us nothing new about privacy

And the tech illiteracy of numerous senators hampered the efficacy of much of the questioning , with Zuckerberg at times having to explain basic features of the social network...

Watch Yankees vs. Red Sox

Tyler Austin slid into second base hard on a force out causing the benches to clear, but nothing happened as the players just conversed on the diamond. Austin carried over the ...

Donald Trump eyeing return to TPP tade pact: US Senators

Lawmakers at a White House meeting on trade say that President Trump is eyeing a re-entry into the Trans Pacific Partnership after making the United States' exit from the trade...

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Syria braces for possible U.S. attack, calls it 'reckless'

Syria braces for possible U.S. attack, calls it 'reckless'

Trump had tweeted earlier that Russian Federation shouldn't be allied with a "Gas Killing Animal", a reference to Syrian President Bashar Assad, whose regime is accused of killi...

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull racks up 30th Newspoll loss

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull racks up 30th Newspoll loss

When he toppled former Prime Minister Tony Abbott in 2015, Mr Turnbull justified the move by noting that Mr Abbott had trailed the Labor opposition party in 30 consecutive New...

Saudi air defence forces intercept missile over Najran - statement

Saudi air defence forces intercept missile over Najran - statement

Saudi Air Forces announced Wednesday the interception of two missiles fired from Yemen, including one towards Riyadh, Al Arabiya local news reported. "The missile force carried...

Real Madrid defend big lead in Champions League

Who would have told a young Buffon that he might end his Champions League career at the Bernabeu?" To do this, we will be playing a tight game and hope to do the impossible. "We ...

Educators remain solid in resolve during day 7 of Oklahoma teacher walkout

Educators remain solid in resolve during day 7 of Oklahoma teacher walkout

Teachers went on strike last week after lawmakers passed a funding package that offered only about $50 million for schools, where students have grappled with outdated, crumbling ...