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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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Why I changed my mind and am glad Trump tweets

She goes on to say that while she has no desire to be First Lady, the idea of being First Mother tickles her fancy. The true first lady responded with a sharply-worded statement...

Saudi Arabia agrees to buy Russian S-400 air defense system

The report came during a visit by Saudi King Salman to Moscow . Saudi Arabia has signed preliminary agreements to buy S-400 air defense systems and receive "cutting-edge tec...

Sessions ends transgender workplace protections

The government's compelling interest in enforcing these laws should mean the businesses lose their arguments - but the Department of Justice guidance suggests that the interest in...

Trump guts Obamacare's contraceptive mandate

The administration has issued a long-expected revision to Obama-era rules . "With this rule, the Trump administration is taking direct aim at birth control coverage for mor...

United Kingdom leader Theresa May's slogan literally fell apart during her 'disastrous' speech

Britain's under-fire Prime Minister Theresa May was facing a fight for her political life Friday with a growing number of her own MPs said to favor a challenge to her leadersh...

Bangladesh to move 800000 Rohingya into single camp

Up until now they've been living in a range of different refugee camps across southern Bangladesh. They plan to expand an existing camp near the border town of Cox's Bazar so tha...

Shop that sold gun to Las Vegas shooter forced into lockdown

Paddock transferred $100,000 to the Philippines in the days before the shooting, the AP reported. Authorities are grasping to find a motive for Paddock, a 64-year-old retiree and...

United States seeks 'new Israel' in region, Khamenei says of Iraq Kurd referendum

Ayatollah Khamenei further termed the development as an "incident", adding that Iran and Turkey must take any possible measures to confront with the incident. Iraqi Prime Minster H...

No 'terrorism' charges for now in Edmonton attack

Subsequently, a van was stopped at a checkpoint, and the name of the driver appeared to be similar to the name of the registered owner of the auto that hit the officer. In March 2...

Sunny, high near 70 — TODAY'S FORECAST

The overnight low is expected to be near 47. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Tonight: Mostly cle...

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In Iraq's tinderbox city, referendum sparks fears of sectarian war

In Iraq's tinderbox city, referendum sparks fears of sectarian war

The Trump administration has said it does not recognise the independence referendum in Iraq's Kurdish region - as tensions flare between the regional government and Baghdad. Yild...

Why rockfalls happen in Yosemite

Why rockfalls happen in Yosemite

The National Park Service reportedly sent a helicopter to the Higher Cathedral Spire to help rescue the climber. An vast mass of granite plunged from the side of El Capita...

Twitter Finds More Than 200 Russia Linked Accounts

Twitter Finds More Than 200 Russia Linked Accounts

The three companies are facing intense scrutiny from U.S. House and Senate intelligence panels as investigators focus on social media's role in Russia's efforts to interfere ...

Kent's Henry Bolton becomes latest Ukip leader

Kent's Henry Bolton becomes latest Ukip leader

She tweeted: "Today: Jihad - 1 Truth - 0". "I read her manifesto on her website". Bolton, an ex-soldier, won 30% of the vote, seeing off Anne Marie Waters's challenge. IT WAS...

Ex-USC assistant charged in corruption probe (Updated with USC statement)

Ex-USC assistant charged in corruption probe (Updated with USC statement)

Evans surrendered to federal marshals early Wednesday on federal corruption charges following an investigation into the criminal influence of money on coaches and players in the NC...