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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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Mueller Removed FBI Agent From Russia Investigation Over Possible Anti-Trump Texts

The New York Times and Washington Post both reported Saturday FBI special agent Peter Strzok - who played key roles in the FBI's initial Russian Federation investigation, ...

Time for US Military Families to Leave S. Korea: Sen. Lindsey Graham

Trump is "staging an extremely unsafe nuclear gamble on the Korean peninsula", a Foreign Ministry spokesman said in a written statement that also calls Trump a "nuclear demon" and...

Member of Trump team directed Russian Federation contacts, says Michael Flynn

Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, pleaded guilty Friday to lying to the FBI , becoming the first Trump White House official to face c...

Inside tour: First lady decorates White House for Christmas

The first lady's theme is "Time-Honored Traditions", a nod to 200 years of holiday celebrations at the executive mansion. "We pray that our country will be a place where every ...

Russian Federation positioning itself to make U.S. irrelevant in North Korean nuclear crisis

Haley called on all nations to "cut off all ties with North Korea" and specifically highlighted China's influence over the rogue regime during an emergency meeting of the UN Secur...

Trump Calls Acquittal in Sanctuary City Murder `Disgraceful'

Garcia Zarate was charged with murder, assault with a deadly weapon and being a felon in possession of a firearm in the death of Steinle, a 32-year-old Pleasanton native and San F...

Philly rocked by 4.4 magnitude quake in Delaware

A rare quake jolted the Mid-Atlantic region of the East Coast on Thursday evening, prompting some to flee offices and homes, but causing no serious damage or injuries. The Univers...

White House says Tillerson to remain as secretary of state

The ouster of Mr. Tillerson would end a turbulent reign at the State Department for the former Exxon Mobil chief executive, who has been largely marginalized over the a year ago ...

Uber says 2.7m Brits hit by breach that was covered up

It left their names, email addresses, and mobile phone numbers exposed. Now, after some further digging, it seems that 2.7 million of those affected were Uber customers from the UK...

Pakistan justifies Hafiz Saeed's release, United States warns of repercussions

Saeed was put under house arrest after the Mumbai terror attack in November 2008 but he was freed by court in 2009. On Saturday, the White House said there would be repercuss...

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Watch Mount Agung ERUPT as tourist hotspot issues 'RED WARNING'

Watch Mount Agung ERUPT as tourist hotspot issues 'RED WARNING'

These airlines resumed Bali flights on Sunday morning, according to Reuters. According to the Volcanic Observatory Notice for Aviation (VONA) system, winds carried the ash in a...

Anguish As Hundreds Throng Slain Soldier's Funeral In South Kashmir

Anguish As Hundreds Throng Slain Soldier's Funeral In South Kashmir

He had come home on leave. "His bullet-riddled body was found in Wothmula village of Shopian", he said, adding that investigations are on into the killing. Rajesh Kalia said. Meh...

Texas DPS Trooper Shot, Killed Near Fairfield

Texas DPS Trooper Shot, Killed Near Fairfield

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has ordered Texas flags at Texas Department of Public Safety facilities statewide to be lowered to half-staff in honor of fallen Trooper Damon Allen ...

NY asks residents to buy local Christmas trees

NY asks residents to buy local Christmas trees

Farmers there harvest more than 4 million trees per year, shipping them across the USA and as far as Japan. Fast forward to 2017, the supply isn't as plentiful as it's been in y...

Q2 Weather: Wind and warm temperatures highlight Thanksgiving weather

Q2 Weather: Wind and warm temperatures highlight Thanksgiving weather

Plan on dry and unusually warm weather for Thanksgiving . Southwesterly winds gusting to about 25 miles per hour will shift to the northwest late in the day as a cold front passe...