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Middle East Kurdish-led forces encircle Raqqa city, tighten noose on IS

Now, ISIS is losing its grip - besieged by USA coalition airstrikes and America's allies on the ground, a rag-tag army known as the Syrian Democratic Forces. Zeid, a prince from neighboring Jordan, also cited "worrying reports" about looting, abd...

Did environmental policies ignite Utah's Brian Head wildfire?

CNN included the Brain Head Fire in its roundup on the "blistering hot spell" thats working its way through the western United States. After surveying the largest fire in the nation at 78 square miles, Utah Republican State Representative Mike N...

Iran calls missile attack on Syria militants a wider warning

Syrian opposition activist Omar Abu Laila, who is based in Germany but closely follows events in his native Deir el-Zour, said two Iranian missiles fell near and inside the eastern town of Mayadeen, an Islamic State stronghold. Iran has been formal...

Trump calls decision national security victory

The court also said it would allow a 120-day ban on all refugees entering the United States to go into effect on the same grounds, allowing the government to exclude from the United States refugee claimants who do not have any "bona fide relationship...

Blockading countries send list of 13 demands to Qatar

Gargash denounced Al Jazeera , but did not elaborate on whether closing the network is among the demands for ending the diplomatic impasse. The four countries have not made their demands public yet. The first batch of 25 Turkish soldiers left for ...

North Korea might host 2018 Winter Olympics with South Korea, Seoul says

What Pyongyang thinks of the proposals is not yet clear. In a commentary Friday, North Korean state-controlled newspaper Rodong Sinmun said that if South Korea pursues peace with the North, it should "stop all hostilities", including sanctions.

Frank Kush, who built ASU into a powerhouse, dies at 88

Michigan State went 26-1 in Kush's three years on the team, including flawless 9-0 seasons in 1951 and 1952. Kush was sacked nearly a year later for interfering with the school's investigation. After his coaching career ended in 1979, he went back t...

Hundreds of London residents evacuated over fire safety concerns

Works to remove the cladding are expected to take two to four weeks. She added that the "really really hard decision" had been made to evacuate the blocks while urgent fire safety work is completed. The objective of these tests is to determine the ...

May Sets Up Meeting With Irish "Kingmakers"

After deciding to stay on as British PM despite the disastrous election results, Theresa May on Monday unveiled a largely unchanged new cabinet, which met for the first time in the day. In a reflection of her newfound humility, May managed a joke a...

Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 election

Johnson says he not aware of any information beyond what's been reported publicly and what the USA intelligence community has gathered. Johnson said he was disappointed the DNC would not accept Homeland Security's help in finding its cyber-vu...

Karnataka waives crop loan up to Rs 50000 per farmer

Speaking about the loan waiver scheme, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said, "Farmers are in distress". The BJP had repeatedly been demanding farm loan waiver in the State. He added that the Centre will now have to come to the rescue of f...

Israel begins reducing Gaza electricity supply

Gaza's only power plants stopped operating in August so residents and businesses rely on electricity from Israel as well as batteries, generators and candles. Electricity in Gaza is set to become yet more scarce as supplies to the strip will be scal...

Gurgaon Woman Allegedly Gang-Raped In Moving Car, Dumped Near Hospital

Although India has more stringent laws against sexual offenders after Jyoti Singh was gangraped by four men in Delhi in December 2012, violence against women continues unabated, Hindustan Times reported. "We are investigating the case to identify...

Met Office issues yellow warning of rain for tomorrow

The mercury hit 32.5c at Hampton Water Works on Monday and peak temperatures are expected to be as high as 33c this week. The Met Office said: "The hot and sunny weather will continue over the next few days". Today will remain dry with further long...

Trump publicly acknowledges Russian Federation probe includes him

The official demanded anonymity because the official was not authorized to be named discussing the deliberations. Moscow also refuted the allegations of interfering in the 2016 presidential election and called them absurd. President Donald Trump ...

Bollywood incomplete without Karan Johar: Saif Ali Khan

He told DNA , "Why would she want that for herself?" "I wasn't involved in it. Look, I am there if she needs to ask or talk to me about anything". In a recent interview , Saif expressed his displeasure over Sara, a graduate of prestigious Colum...

BJP's presidential nominee announcement leaves no scope for discussion: Left

BJP president Amit Shah has said his party has been pro-free trade and free agriculture policy since its inception. On Friday, the first meeting between the government and the opposition on presidential elections remained inconclusive as no names w...

London crash: Van slams into crowd leaving mosque, one arrested

CNN is reporting that the incident occurred near a mosque as people were leaving a service. The police said they were called after reports of a collision on Seven Sisters Road, which runs through the Finsbury Park area of the city. Monday. The Su...

Oil hits six-week low as OPEC fails to curb oversupply

The EIA said USA crude inventories fell by 1.7 million barrels in the week ending June 9, against a market expectation of a 2.7 million drawdown and compared to yesterday's 2.7 million barrel increase reported by the American Petroleum Institute.

White House denies Trump wants Mueller out, but heat's on

Ruddy said the ethics behind Mueller's presence are concerning considering how he was appointed to be special counsel. As Rosenstein went on to say, "I've been a prosecutor for 27 years, we don't want people talking publicly about the subjects of o...

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Penn Station Construction Begins Today, Triggering Delays for Commuters

This was not known immediately, on Twitter New Jersey Transit . Train service reductions and schedule changes will force travelers from New Jersey and Long Island to find altern...

OH shooting: 1 dead, 8 wounded in ambush at gender reveal party

It was a typically "tranquil" summer Saturday in an OH neighborhood as people gathered at an afternoon gender-reveal party that stretched into the night in the Cincinnati area. ...

Besiktas beg Diego Costa to sign, before switching to Selena Gomez

Despite finishing the 2016/17 season as top scorer as Chelsea cruised to the Premier League title, Costa looked destined to leave Stamford Bridge after he was told in no uncertai...

Trump 'Absolutely' Still Wants Mexico To Pay For A Wall

In recent months, Donald Trump's antagonism toward Mexico seems to have taken a backseat to his many other feuds-with Germany, Mika Brzezinski , and CNN, among others-not to me...

Another bump in ties with US

American and Chinese officials agree that the two country's presidents spoke Sunday over the phone. According to the White House readout of the call, Trump brought up the threa...

The White House Gender Pay Gap Is Worse Than The US Average

She's more than willing to tweet about closing the gender pay gap to build her personal brand, write with a straight face that she was "proud to work towards this goal alongsid...

Maryland AG issues statement on request for information on voters

The spokesman said the commission has data from every voter in all 46 counties, but that data does not contain information such as party ID and voting history. SC finally received...

Total Plows Into Iran, Leaving Shell, BP on Sidelines

Total signed a preliminary deal with Iran in November as the lead partner alongside China National Petroleum Corporation ( CNPC ) and Iran's Petropars . Negotiations between Tehr...

No state budget after shutdown's first day

Christie is demanding that the $34.7 billion state budget include a provision requiring that Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield spend some of its reserve fund on public health initiati...

Federal Bureau of Investigation arrest suspect in case of missing Chinese scholar

The 28-year-old IL man charged with kidnapping a Chinese scholar now believed to be dead was among a select few admitted to the University of Illinois' highly competitive physic...

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GST will unify the country's economy

GST will unify the country's economy

The biggest tax reform since independence - GST - will pave the way for realisation of the goal of One Nation - One Tax - One Market. The sharpest critics of the Goods and Ser...

Germany to Prohibit Erdogan Rally in Hamburg

Germany to Prohibit Erdogan Rally in Hamburg

New tensions are rising between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, whose ties were already strained, as Erdogan wants to hold a political rally in Germany on the s...

Did environmental policies ignite Utah's Brian Head wildfire?

Did environmental policies ignite Utah's Brian Head wildfire?

CNN included the Brain Head Fire in its roundup on the "blistering hot spell" thats working its way through the western United States. After surveying the largest fire in the na...

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent, accused of lying in LaVoy Finicum shooting in OR, indicted

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent, accused of lying in LaVoy Finicum shooting in OR, indicted

Those shots were fired by state troopers. At worst, they said, he might have been kicked off the team and reassigned. The case was being investigated by the Justice Department'...

Middle East Kurdish-led forces encircle Raqqa city, tighten noose on IS

Middle East Kurdish-led forces encircle Raqqa city, tighten noose on IS

Now, ISIS is losing its grip - besieged by USA coalition airstrikes and America's allies on the ground, a rag-tag army known as the Syrian Democratic Forces. Zeid, a prince fr...