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Israeli Missile Shoots Down Syrian Aircraft That Crossed Border

Rami Abdurrahman, head of the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights , said the blasts were heard across the capital, jolting residents awake. A fuel tank and warehouses were damaged, the Sana news agency said. "We consider that all countr...

Modi alone can pull Kashmir out of quagmire: Mehbooba Mufti

CM Mufti said she could be criticised by the people for what she is saying but she has a firm belief that PM Modi can only help in improving the deteriorating situation in the state. The party spokesman Junaid Azim Mattu said in a signed statement th...

Trump meets with Abbas, vows to 'get it done' on peace deal

Trump made the comments after welcoming Abbas to the White House for talks aimed at relaunching the moribund peace process. "I've always heard that perhaps the toughest deal to make is between the Israelis and the Palestinian", Trump said on Wednes...

Where Trump Is Headed on First Foreign Trip

The senior Administration officials cast the trip as a shift in Trump's foreign policy, away from the calculating isolationism Trump called for in his campaign toward a more internationalist view. "People are very psyched to work with the president",...

Nigeria president attends Friday prayers amid health woes

Members of the cabal controlling events around the President include the Director General of the Directorate of State Security (DSS), Lawal Daura, Mr. The Nobel laureate had asked, "Why is the President hiding his state of health?" The NMA Presiden...

US Test-Fires Ballistic Missile From California Coast

The force said the test was similar to the one conducted a week ago, where another Minuteman delivered a single re-entry vehicle to a target near the Marshall Islands atoll. The deputy director said the test has "been planned for a while". The Nucl...

Florida House passes medical marijuana implementing bill

Lawmakers are attempting to reach consensus on a plan to implement a constitutional amendment legalizing marijuana for patients with a broad swath of debilitating conditions. "That's not our business, members". "I think we made it better", Caprig...

Afghan security forces' death toll 'shockingly high' this year

At least 6,700 of the more than 300,000 Afghan security forces were reportedly killed a year ago as the Taliban gained territory across the country. An astonishing $32.3 billion has been given away by the U.S. to date to run infrastructure fix and ...

US sought names of 1934 Americans in intelligence reports

That said, this is still a massive number considering the NSA is supposed to now be limited in its authority to collect bulk data. The document, published late on Tuesday, specified that the NSA collected through telecommunications services provi...

Supremely Superfluous "The Frork" With Sandwiches — McDonald's New Sandwiches

McDonald's has hit upon an ingenious solution to the problem - the Frork . Anyway, it's all paid off splendidly as everyone's covering the news of the frork , and loads of people are desperately searching for ways to get hold of one. On May 5, a...

NDP tries to 'one-up' Greens on environmental policy

Clark says the province is in perilous times and that what people care most about are jobs, which she says the Liberals are best able to provide. She's signed backroom deals to allow companies to utilize temporary foreign workers instead of British C...

Lawmakers settle on $1T plan to avoid US gov't shutdown

President Donald Trump's latest solution to making policy in government: changing the Senate and shutting the government down, according to two tweets he posted Tuesday morning. Although bipartisan support is predicted, some House conservatives a...

Palestinians strike in support of prisoners' protest

The Israeli forces fired teargas at protesters in the city of al-Khalil as well as in the town of al-Eizariya in occupied Jerusalem al-Quds. Prisoners from all Palestinian political factions are participating in the mass open-ended hunger strik...

Trade War with Canada? Not So Fast

Steelworkers global president Leo Gerard stood with U.S. President Donald Trump recently to endorse an investigation of steel trade into the U.S., but he issued a statement Tuesday decrying the lumber action. However, when Canada' s supply manageme...

Whitehall terror alert suspect named as Khalid Mohamed Omar Ali

Police said all four had been "arrested on suspicion of the commission, preparation and instigation of terrorist acts". Two further arrests were made in Willesden after a man and woman, both aged 28, returned to the raided property. As armed police...

European Union leaders adopt Brexit guidelines at Brussels summit

Tusk said however that "before discussing the future, we have sort out our past and we handle it with genuine care - but firmly". The president of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, has claimed Britain "underestimates" the complexity of ...

Prominent firm to defend 'Bachelor' star in Iowa crash case

Soules said the man had a pulse and had blood coming from his mouth. "That was my RP", the dispatcher answers. Later in the call, the operator asks Soules to perform CPR and he replies he doesn't know how. Regardless, we're sure the victim ( Kenn...

White House: Trump says U.S. will not withdraw from NAFTA

Scott Walker announced Tuesday. "On the issue of softwood lumber, the prime minister refuted the baseless allegations by the US Department of Commerce and the decision to impose unfair duties". "So when we're the country with the deficits, we have ...

Chris Soules breaks silence after arrest, fatal accident

Bischoff and Soules' romance seemingly fell apart while the Arlington farmer competed on Dancing with the Stars' 20th season - a reality TV stint known to be time consuming and physically exhausting. Soules was arrested on Tuesday, 1:16 a.m., but he ...

Poland supports India's bid for NSG membership, UNSC seat: VP Ansari

A vibrant democracy of 1.3 billion people with a young, skilled workforce, India offers an aspirational middle class market of over 400 million people. The two countries signed an agreement in the agriculture sector and agreed that there was much sco...

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Another Gold-Medal Gymnast Sues Team Dr. Nassar Over Abuse

Nassar was sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison in January, and he was then sentenced to 40 to 125 years in prison in February on multiple counts of sexual abuse against girl...

Sean Hannity Is Also A Client Of Trump's Lawyer Michael Cohen

Later, he tweeted again to make it very clear Cohen never represented him in "any matter between me and a third-party". This is now officially an all-hands-on-deck effort to tota...

Died former first lady of the USA Barbara Bush

In the same conversation, she said she didn't fear death for herself or "my precious George". She struggled with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in her final years. U....

Former first lady Barbara Bush enjoyed her trips to Tulsa

Bush - and to Mr Jeb Bush , a former Florida governor and one-time presidential aspirant. The friend introduced him to Barbara Pierce, a publisher's daughter from Rye who was goi...

US, UK issue joint warning on Russian hackers

In a first-of-its-kind joint statement , released on Tuesday, the officials said they had "high confidence" that Russian state-sponsored cyber actors "are using compromised rout...

Syria strikes spark opposition in the West

Nor is there any indication that the strikes will deter the regime of President Bashar al-Assad from using chemical weapons against civilians again. The hawkish US ambassador to...

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 ...

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

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

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

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

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

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 ...