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Russian Top Defense Official Says Zapad Exercises Don't Pose Threat to Europe

Estonian Defense Minister Juri Liuk, however, says Moscow could deploy up to 100,000 troops. Some Western officials including the head of the U.S. The US military took part in a training exercise with Baltic allies in June that included B-1 and B...

Greenspan Backs Bid to Replace Obamacare With Grants to States

Dean Heller of Nevada and Ron Johnson of Wisconsin. The proposal eliminates ACA provisions like premium tax credits and cost-sharing reductions, and in turn, provides states block grants to operate their own systems for providing coverage.

After 16 Years of War, Senate Finally Debates Need for War Debate

In response to Congress' move, which took place on the 16th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks that killed almost 3,000 people, Paul tweeted that he was looking to end USA wars in Afghanistan and Iraq and would "object to all procedural motions and am...

Mass Evacuations in Russian Cities Continue After Bomb Threats

Since September 11 dozens of schools, universities, malls, railway stations, airports and government offices have been evacuated and inspected by law enforcement in big cities all over Russian Federation - from Kaliningrad in the West to Vladivostok ...

Kaspersky Banned: Federal Agencies Ditch Russian Cybersecurity Firm Over Spying Concerns

Law360, Nashville (September 13, 2017, 4:53 PM EDT) - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security ordered federal agencies Wednesday to stop using Kaspersky Lab software and services amid concerns about possible security risks, citing links between Kasp...

Family of 3 Die After Falling Into Italian Volcano

Authorities said they believe the child fainted because of the gas fumes before falling into the crater. A 7-year-old boy is the sole surviving member of a family that was wiped out in a horrific accident near Naples, Italy , on Tuesday.

NHC: Hurricane Jose not a concern to the US

This past weekend, Irma , a devastating Category 4 hurricane, swept up over the Florida Keys and then up Florida's Gulf Coast, becoming the third of this season's four catastrophic Atlantic hurricanes. While too early to tell whether the storm will ...

Maldivian government expresses condolences over Mexican natural disaster

Mexican authorities said at least 60 people were confirmed dead, including many in the state of Oaxaca along the Pacific coast. The Interior Department reported that 428 homes were destroyed and 1,700 were damaged in various cities and towns in Chi...

Beaufort Islands under mandatory evacuation

As Irma approaches the region, its large swells, storm surge and high tides may cause water along the coast to rise 6 feet above ground level near Charleston, which Dixon said could have a "pretty devastating result". Along with evacuees from South C...

Putin Says North Korea Crisis Can Be Solved By Diplomatic Means

He said they shared the view that the North's nuclear issue should be resolved quickly to realize the "infinite potentials" of the Korean Peninsula and the Far East region. "If we fail to stop North Korea's provocations now, it could sink into an unc...

Trump pitches tax reform in North Dakota

Americans must call on Congress to strongly oppose Trump's tax and budget plan, which is nothing more than a $5 trillion tax giveaway paid for by cuts to Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, education, disaster aid and more. During his first tax spee...

Prosecutors: Sen. Menendez 'sold his office' for ritzy trips

Prosecutors accuse him of soliciting and accepting free trips on Salomon Melgen's private jet to luxurious resorts in the Dominican Republic and elsewhere, hundreds of thousands of dollars in contributions to help his 2012 reelection campaign, and ot...

Pakistan owns up to terror; Didi vs saffron parivar; more

This comes after Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi last month said there has to be a political settlement in Afghanistan and that US President Donald Trump's new war strategy will fail. China can successfully defend its position in BRICS a...

Canadian dollar jumps as Bank of Canada lifts benchmark rate 25bps

Furthermore, the central bank said it would pay " close attention" to how the economy responds to higher borrowing costs, given households have accumulated record levels of debt. What that all means, of course, is that anyone who's overextended on c...

Commissioner Tasks Super Eagles On Standard

The Eagles are aiming to become the first team to complete a double over Cameroon in a World Cup qualification round with victory on Monday night. More work lie ahead for the Super Eagles who will battle Cameroon in a return leg on Monday, Se...

N. Korea Close to Long Range Missile Capability

Pyongyang fired a ballistic missile over Japan earlier this week, causing alarm across the world and deep reflection from North Korea's neighbours on whether they are prepared to cope with a potentially devastating clash of arms. China repeated a cal...

Mnuchin: Debt limit should be tied to Harvey funding

President Donald Trump visited storm-ravaged areas in Texas over the weekend, expressing hope for speedy congressional action on Harvey aid. The United States is scheduled to reach its debt limit by the end of the month unless Congress raises the...

Gov. Hutchinson authorizes the deployment of 1500 National Guardsmen to Texas

Cloud are being deployed to Texas to help with the Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. The Indiana National Guard will lend its help to those affected by Hurricane Harvey in Texas. Cloud, the Minnesota National Guard said. The state's National Guard a...

Wildfire burns 5000 acres, forces hundreds of evacuations in California (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

High winds created spot fires near the 210 Freeway and LAFD attempted to prevent the fire from hopping the freeway, anticipating it would burn at least 2,000 acres if it happened. The fire has not caused any injuries or property damage, Stewart sai...

PM Modi arrives in China to attend BRICS summit

The BRICS meeting comes after India and China have resolved the Doklam standoff. Modi snubbed a separate summit called by Xi in May to promote the Chinese leader's vision of reinvigorated ancient east-west trading routes, which is seen by many an...

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Israel arrests 24 Palestians from West Bank, Jerusalem

The settlers carried out their attacks on the roads and entrances of the towns in the villages of Nablus on Thursday evening and attacked the citizens and their cars with stones, u...

Trumps says world laughing at 'stupidity' of Russian Federation collusion probe

President Donald Trump said Wednesday it "seems unlikely" that he'll have to meet with Special Counsel Robert Mueller regarding the ongoing investigation into allegations that T...

Wolff book 'full of lies,' author had 'zero access'

Journalist Michael Wolff said Saturday that his book contains revelations that will eventually lead to the fall of Donald Trump's administration. He told BBC radio that his c...

Sumpter Twp. couple wanted for murder of girl, 4, arrested in Georgia

A police news release stated that officers and paramedics went to the couple's mobile home on New Year's Day following a 911 call reporting an unresponsive child. They were caugh...

US Supreme Court rejects challenge to MS law curbing LGBT rights

The Apex court will now revisit it's 2013 verdict that criminalizes gay sex. But earlier petitions to review the ban were overturned by the court. The Mississippi Center for Just...

Mumbai Cinevista Studio fire: One body recovered from accident site in Kanjurmarg

No casualties or injuries have been reported so far. Fire officials stated that the fire-fighting system was not working and they found that the management had compromised with fir...

U.S. could freeze up to $2 billion in aid to Pakistan

Not that past US Presidents were, in Trump's description, "foolish". Trump had been keen to withdraw American troops from Afghanistan; therefore, he had only reluctantly agreed t...

Bigg Boss 11: Bandgi Kalra to feature in a Bollywood film?

Luv walks into the living area and Vikas tells Luv and Hina to sort out their differences as they are in the house only for seven more days. Hina Khan , Shilpa Shinde , Vikas Gu...

Trump Supports Sessions' Marijuana Decision, Breaking His Campaign Promise

And while Sessions' memo does not instruct federal prosecutors to bring more marijuana cases, he could order stricter enforcement in the future. Federal agencies have "not historic...

More on the life of John Young, an 'astronauts' astronaut'

Young was selected as a NASA astronaut in 1962. He flew on the first manned flight of the Gemini spacecraft in 1965 (and led a flight in 1966), traveled to the Moon twice (includin...

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Roy Moore Accuser's House Burned Down, And You Know What People Wondered

Roy Moore Accuser's House Burned Down, And You Know What People Wondered

A statement from the sheriff's office says authorities are speaking to a person of interest about the fire. Barton stressed that police at this point has no reason to believe t...

About 50 flights to, from Lambert canceled because of East Coast storm

About 50 flights to, from Lambert canceled because of East Coast storm

She said flights to and from JFK, Newark and Boston saw the the most impact. Front-loaders clear snow from the area around Gates C and D outside Terminal B at LaGuardia Airport...

Starbucks trials 5p charge on disposable cups

Starbucks trials 5p charge on disposable cups

A 25p "latte levy" should be placed on disposable coffee cups and all must be recycled by 2023 or face being banned altogether, say MPs. The Committee's report also recom...

Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots total more than $800 million

Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots total more than $800 million

The grand prize grew yet again after no victor on Friday night. And the Powerball jackpot is now up to a whopping $440 million. The Powerball jackpot is even bigger at $440 millio...

Manufacturing sector shows record growth in December

Manufacturing sector shows record growth in December

It was also lower compared to the 55.7 reading posted a year earlier. Among components, output, employment and new orders all expanded at faster rates, with the latter posting th...