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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...

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, ...

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".

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...

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...

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...

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....

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...

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...

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 ...

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...

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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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...

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

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...

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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...

Trump Waives Jones Act Amid Puerto Rico's Food And Water Crisis

Trump Waives Jones Act Amid Puerto Rico's Food And Water Crisis

Defense Department said 80 percent of the island's electricity lines are damaged and almost half its residents are without drinking water. The roughly 100-year-old Jones Act req...

Trump unhappy with top health official over travel

Trump unhappy with top health official over travel

When asked if he would fire the Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary over the matter, the Republican president said: "We'll see". The House Oversight and Government Reform c...