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Pakistan police arrests Zainab Ansari's murderer

Police found Zainab Ansari's body in a garbage dumpster in Kasur district near the eastern city of Lahore last week, four days after she was reported missing. I was sodomized. One of the men made a video of what was happening. The accused, Imran ...

Backed Syria force denies Islamic State in area targeted by Turkey

Despite a suggestion by President Donald Trump two months ago that the U.S. might end military supplies to the YPG, the USA is continuing to provide arms and advisors, although Mattis said "we are reducing" American forces as ISIS loses ground.

TODAY'S FORECAST: Showers, high near 48

Chance of precipitation is 50%. The wind advisory is in effect until 6 p.m. Tuesday . The National Weather Service in Taunton issued a special weather statement regarding the potentially slippery spots due to the patchy rain. Monday night: ...

Statue of Liberty reopens with state aid during gov't shutdown

The doors to the Statue of Liberty will reopen Monday - despite the fed shutdown of all non-essential government services . They're part of the National Park Service. Funds ran out at midnight Friday, leaving 48 hours before the most dramatic ef...

USA Gymnastics statement regarding Board of Directors Executive Leadership

The resignations of chairman Paul Parilla, vice chairman Jay Binder and treasurer Bitsy Kelley were announced Monday while Nassar victims spoke for a fifth day at a MI court hearing. "Larry, you do realize now that we, this group of women you so he...

Halladay Had Morphine in System When His Plane Crashed

Halladay was piloting his own private plane when it plunged into the Mexican Gulf a year ago. Halladay was observed diving, climbing and doing low-level steep turns over the Gulf of Mexico off Clearwater and boaters who shot cell phone video of thi...

Extreme weather most prominent risk, says WEF

The report presents the results of a recent WEF survey of 1,000 global experts, which finds that 59% expect heightened risks in the year ahead, and just 7% see risks diminishing. We must take seriously the risk of a global systems breakdown...

At least three wounded as gunmen attack upscale hotel in Afghan capital

The news agency also quoted an unidentified guest reportedly hiding in his room at the hotel as saying that he could hear gunfire in the building. At least 10 people had been reported dead at after up to four gunmen and four suicide bombers had for...

USA government shuts down for the 18th time

Many government workers will probably cut back their own spending during the shutdown. U.S. District Judge Ruben Castillo, who serves as chief judge for the U.S. But the longer the shutdown continues, the more likely its impact will be felt. Duri...

Sanders Lies About Trump Benefiting from Tax Bill

After President Donald Trump signed a sweeping tax reform package into law on Friday, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) ripped the Republican Party for bleeding "the middle class dry" while padding the pockets of America's wealthies...

Israel's PM unveils memorial for Mumbai attack victims

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will have a packed schedule during the Mumbai leg of his visit to India on Thursday. The two innovation nations must come together to define the future, " said Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu at India-Israel ...

No 'Support' For Kurdish YPG In Afrin — US Military

Syrian Kurdish forces led offensive to retake Raqqa, and were instrumental in routing Islamic State militants from much of the rest of northern Syria. "The persistence of Assad in power will fuel additional conflict and increase the risk of additio...

Special Counsel Robert Mueller Subpoenas Stephen Bannon

The book , " Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House ", was released last week . Bannon later said he was not aiming his barb at Donald Trump Jr., who arranged the meeting because he expected the Russians to provide damaging material on ...

America's army of terror on the Turkish-Syrian border

The statement that this area will be controlled by forces of up to 30,000 troops in USA command makes fear of division of Syria , "said Lavrov in his traditional press conference to summarize results of year that has just ended". The force is expect...

Speeding Car Flies into Second Story of CA Building

The police in Santa Ana, California reported that the auto tripped on a median right outside the building and went airborne for about 60 feet ultimately crashing into the Dental Office on the 17th street. While one person self-extricated, the other...

Saudi allows women at football game for first time

Live from Saudi Arabia's sports pride, The Shining Jewel stadium, over 4,000 fans coming in with their families packed the arena, sources told Asharq Al Awsat. Fatimah Baeshen, the first spokeswomen to work for the Saudi embassy in Washington, also...

Myanmar killings 'tip of iceberg'

Myanmar contends that the operations are legitimate counterinsurgency measures in response to attacks by Rohingya militants on border guard posts in August. The villagers assisted in the execution, according to the statement, because they wanted re...

Camila Cabello's Producer Says Her Label Didn't Think 'Havana' Was A Hit

While the group insisted there were no bad feelings between the girls, it soon transpired that this wasn't *totally* the case. Speaking about that time they threw a shadowed member of the group offstage before singing Angel, Camila said: "It de...

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, under the protection of the Israeli occupation forces. One Israeli has ...

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 Trump's campaign colluded with Russian Federation during the 2016 elect...

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Donald Trump Wants To Replace Food Stamps With Meal Kits

Current USDA requirements say that able-bodied adults without children can only get three months of food stamps in three years unless they work or participate in a job training...

West Ham move further from EPL drop zone with Watford win

The win moved the Hornets up to 11th in the table with 30 points. West Ham United manager David Moyes praises striker Marko Arnautovic for his performance against Watford ...

Rights icon Asma Jahangir passes away

Her daughters were kidnapped and assaulted in 2008. "Despite our differences I always respected her for her fight for human rights and for standing up for her convictions", forme...

Westerville, Ohio officers killed in shooting

Joering was pronounced dead at the scene, while Morelli was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital. Westerville Police Chief Joe Morbitzer said Joering died on the scene, ...

Venezuelan Electoral Body Sets Presidential Election Date

The 2018 elections were originally scheduled to take place in December, but the ruling socialist party is eager to hold the elections as soon as possible, sensing its current advan...

Justice official quits amid Trump attacks

Sessions applauded Brand for her service to the DOJ, calling her "a lawyer's lawyer". Brand was confirmed by the Senate on May 22 following a Judiciary Committee hearing alongs...

Kim Jong Un boasts of North Korea's 'world class military power'

North Korean military parades typically feature thousands of goose-stepping troops and hundreds of armoured vehicles, culminating with missiles rolling through Kim Il Sung Square -...

One officer dead, two others shot while serving warrant near Atlanta

The GBI said it has identified the suspect, but is withholding his name pending notification of his family. "They notified radio and a Locust Grove city police officer came to be...

Suspect In NFL Player's Death Has Bay Area DUI, Was Deported Twice

Jackson and the driver of his ride-share auto Jeffrey Monroe were killed Sunday morning after a black Ford F-150 pickup driven by a 37-year-old undocumented immigrant man struck...

Israeli police recommend indicting Netanyahu for corruption

Netanyahu faces two corruption charges. Ynet reported that police are split on whether they have evidence to bring charges against Netanyahu on that that case. The law says t...

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Crude palm oil futures fall 0.30% on profit-booking

Crude palm oil futures fall 0.30% on profit-booking

Prices felt the blow of these revised projections and will likely continue to feel it for a few more days. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude declined 66 cents to $64.79, after...

Jarvis Landry says he was not taking shot at Patrick Surtain Jr

Jarvis Landry says he was not taking shot at Patrick Surtain Jr

Alabama also lost two commits to flips, as Quay Walker ended up choosing Georgia and Bobby Brown chose Texas A&M. Alabama's 19-player class finished the year ranked No. Enterin...

Winter Olympics: Australian moguls team confident of Pyeongchang medal success

Winter Olympics: Australian moguls team confident of Pyeongchang medal success

Pence is bringing Otto Warmbier's father Fred - the United States student who died in 2017 shortly after he was released from North Korean detention - to the opening ceremony late...

Ex-Sports Doctor Gets Up to 125 More Years Behind Bars

Ex-Sports Doctor Gets Up to 125 More Years Behind Bars

Nassar was sentenced last month in Michigan's Ingham County to sexually abusing female athletes under the guise of medical treatment, and will receive a further sentence on Mon...

Iraqi Kurds say 4000 belonging to IS detained including foreigners

Iraqi Kurds say 4000 belonging to IS detained including foreigners

The U.S. -led global military coalition helped Iraqi forces recapture territory taken by Islamic State in 2014 and 2015, providing air and artillery support in the battle to for M...