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Flight Data Recorder of Crashed EgyptAir Flight MS804 Found

An Egyptian woman holds a poster and her national flag as she takes part in a march near the Cairo Opera House in the Egyptian capital on May 26, 2016, for the 66 victims of the EgyptAir MS804 flight that crashed in the Mediterranean Sea. On Sunday, ...

Second black box from EgyptAir plane retrieved, investigators say

The Airbus A320 crashed early on May 19 on its way from Paris to Cairo. The flight data recorder is created to store technical parameters for the last 25 hours of a plane's operations. Analysis of the voice recorder is already under way. "The analy...

Army chief, USA commander discuss Pakistan, Afghanistan border mechanism

With the row between Islamabad and Kabul over the construction of a gate at the Torkham border crossing still unresolved, Pakistani authorities on Friday started building a gate at the country's border with Iran at Taftan to curb illegal trade.

White House OKs expanded Afghanistan airstrikes

The 9,800 troops in Afghanistan are operating in two missions. Pentagon officials say the president is authorizing commanders to order airstrikes to support major Afghan offensives, NPR national security editor Phil Ewing reports , adding that...

3 women to launch super PAC to support Donald Trump

I suggested that most Americans dont care about the civil lawsuit against Trump University (which alleges the university is a scam), the ethnic background of U.S. There's a better way. On Twitter , Ohio Gov. John Kasich called Trump's comments "wron...

Lawmaker: US Congress Must Reinstate Assault Weapons Ban

Senator Rob Portman has indicated he is now open to a so-called "No Fly-No Buy" law that would prevent those on Homeland Security no-fly watch lists from buying guns. "They are not going to sign any paper when they buy a gun". One of the firearms...

UK mourns Jo Cox as group says suspect had far-right ties

To describe this Labour politician as MP for Batley & Spen, in addition to being a loving wife and doting mother to her two adorable children now left without a mum, does a awful disservice to a one-off whose constituency had no boundaries because ...

Jo Cox MP death: David Cameron and Jeremy Corbyn unite in tributes

Jo Cox was not unique, even though the focus is understandably on her as the police had the grim task of removing her blood-soaked coat, bag and possessions from the pavement where she was shot and knifed to death. Jo Cox was elected to Parliament in...

China's President Xi arrives in Serbia

Liu Zuoki, affiliated with the Institute of European Studies at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, said that enhancing diplomatic ties with Poland and Serbia will "play an exemplary and positive role in propelling China-CEE relations".

Tyrel Martin Marhanka Stabs, Kills Himself in Court Upon Drug Sentencing

Marhanka had said he didn't want to appeal the decision, then said, " I don't want to live anymore ". It is thought that he smuggled the eight inch scissors - separated into two blades - past court officials. According to local media, Marhanka tol...

Former Nazi guard sentenced to 5 years

During the four-month trial, several Holocaust survivors took the stand to give their harrowing testimonies. Clues leading to about 30 suspects in late 2013 came from the Central Office for the Investigation of National Socialist Crimes in Ludwig...

Flames expected to announce Gulutzan as new coach

The past three seasons, he's gained knowledge as an assistant in Vancouver, for one year under John Tortorella (alongside Mike Sullivan), the next two under Willie Desjardins. Gulutzan's task is to re-connect the Flames to the spirited, confident 2...

UN says Saudis to meet with Secretary General

It aims to wean Saudi Arabia off its dependency on oil revenues, which remain its biggest source despite falling global prices that have decreased by almost half since 2014. The two also talked about the deadly Orlando shootings on Sunday, and "expre...

Thai PM calls on PM Modi, delegation-level talks begin

Prime Minister Modi will host lunch in honour of his Thai counterpart. "We have, therefore, prioritised completion of India-Myanmar-Thailand Trilateral highway and early signing of the Motor Vehicles Agreement between the three countries", he said....

Temperatures hit dangerous levels in parts of South, Midwest

Today will be the hottest day of 2016 thus far with high temps around 97-98° with heat indexes (" feels like" temperature) climbing between 103-109°. Friday . Ken Clark has more details, and says: "This is some serious and unsafe heat". The Nationa...

Redistricting adds to intrigue in Virginia primary races

Scott Rigell, has been the focus of Taylor's attacks during the primary. While campaigning in the new district, Forbes touted his position as the chairman of the House Armed Services subcommittee overseeing the Navy and Marine Corps. "We are not ...

Clinton meets Sanders after D.C. primary win

Tuesday night, Clinton and Sanders met for an hour and a half at the Capital Hilton near the White House. But the meeting Tuesday night was widely seen as the first step to begin the process of reuniting their respective factions of the party again...

UK's Osborne, campaigning against Brexit, says Turkey won't join EU

However, few of those surveyed said they believed the public would actually vote to leave the European Union on 23 June: 51% said Britain would vote to remain, against 23% who thought the outcome would be leave. Sir John Major and Tony Blair campaign...

Pomp and a parade as England celebrates the Queen's 90th birthday

The Queen's real birthday is on April 21, but official celebrations always take place on June 10, and often for a whole weekend. The soldiers wear a heavy uniform and a bearskin "Busby" hat, which is thought to have contributed towards the collap...

Sheriff: Charges unlikely after 2-year-old killed by gator

The boy's father tried desperately to wrestle him out of the mouth of an alligator before it dragged the child underwater at the Seven Seas Lagoon at the Disney World resort in Orlando at 9.16pm (local time ). Photo: APDivers recovered the bo...

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First OSCE staff member killed in rebel east Ukraine

An OSCE monitor died in a vehicle blast in LPR, the militia's press service told Luganskinformcenter on Sunday, TASS reports . The OSCE team's 600 members in eastern Ukraine ...

Egypt president in Saudi Arabia to reaffirm ties

The tension between the two countries started in the UN Security Council when Egypt had voted in favour of two rival resolutions regarding peace in Syria. In a key move, King Salma...

UN strongly condemns North Korean missile launch after delay

Tensions between the United States and the North have soared in recent weeks as a series of North Korean missile tests have wrought ever-more bellicose warnings from President Don...

HC rejected AAP's plea to use VVPAT EVMs in MCD polls

A BJP leader who attended the meeting told Mail Today that Sahasrabuddhe asked BJP leaders to ensure that its traditional vote bank remained intact. "Others are bending on their kn...

US border patrol arrests two Canadians in human smuggling investigation

She is to appear in court in Estevan, Saskatchewan, on May 15. A spokesman for Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale says Ottawa is reviewing the latest figures showing the number...

Donald Trump greets Egyptian-American freed from Egyptian detention

Hijazi's case has garnered global attention over the years - Human Rights Watch called it a "travesty of justice" in a report released last month and argued that there was virtu...

IPhone 8 Will Be Delayed

It is also possible for the design to include a camera bump or a dual lens front camera. Apple also wants to integrate this iPhone's home button into the display using software l...

A late contest: 6th District

Ossoff's opponent will be Karen Handel , who was Georgia's secretary of state from 2007 to 2010. "This is already a victory for the ages ", Ossoff told supporters gathered a...

Iraqi soldiers killed in Mosul clashes

Battles are now most intense around Mosul's densely populated and narrowly structured Old City district, where police forces cautiously approach the grand mosque where IS suprem...

Giant iceberg draws crowds to tiny Newfoundland town

According to local reports , the Southern Shore highway near the town of Ferryland was blocked over the Easter weekend as people rushed to see and photograph the massive iceberg. "...

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Japan and US set framework for economic talks

Japan and US set framework for economic talks

The VP noted the Trump administration will " work diligently " with allies, including Japan and China, in order to apply economic and diplomatic pressure on Pyongyang. Pence repeat...

Easter egg hunt at Emerald Cove Park

Tremaine Brown continued with his community outreach efforts with an inaugural Easter egg hunt at Bones Hooks Park on Sunday afternoon. Children can enjoy breakfast with the East...

Trump administration is least transparent admin. in decades, ethics experts say

Trump administration is least transparent admin. in decades, ethics experts say

According to Steven Rosenthal, senior fellow at the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center , however, Spicer's point about every president being audited does not justify Trump's refus...

Trump Slams Former Presidents Clinton, Obama While Discussing North Korea Policy

Trump Slams Former Presidents Clinton, Obama While Discussing North Korea Policy

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on Monday condemned the military strikes by the United States in Syria. "Both are risky , but who is more unsafe ?" The additional note that Trum...

Trump vows to back USA dairy farmers in Canada trade spat

Friction between NY and Canada - the state's largest global trade partner - created by "protectionist" milk policies north of the border isn't cooling down. "We're going to get t...