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Israel pays Jordan $5 million to compensate families of killed citizens

According to local media reports published on the same day as the killings, one of the two Jordanians stabbed an Israeli at the embassy and security guards fire...


Flights cancelled as Mayon continues spewing

Last week, the Institute had hoisted alert level three, which indicated "an increased tendency to hazardous eruption", after a series of steam-driven eruptions ...


European Union removes 8 countries from controversital tax blacklist

Minister of Industry, International Business, Commerce and Small Business Donville Inniss, was among strong advocates against the move to place Barbados on the ...


Lalu Prasad jailed for 5 years in fodder scam

The special Central Bureau of Investigation court of Judge SS Prasad pronounced the judgment related to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 33.67 crore from the Chai...


Super Bowl hype is over the top

Did the Jaguars wait too long to take cornerback A.J. Bouye off Patriots receiver Brandin Cooks? "There's so much more money from the public on this game th...


Kilkenny County Council issues alert due to Status Orange weather warning

Kilkenny County Council has issued an alert following a Met Eireann Status Orange severe weather alert (wind), with the onset of Storm Georgina later tonight ...


Mamata slams Centre for not declaring Netaji's birthday national holiday

In his speech, Labour Welfare Board Vice-Chairman Subhash Tiwari admired Chhattisgarh Yuva Sangathan founder Govind Sharma furthered the pride of Netaji in Capi...


Hundreds of thousands rally against abortion in March for Life

Although there was palpable relief that Hillary Clinton was not elected president in November 2016, many still harbored concerns about President-elect Donald T...


Mattis: US, Indonesia should step up cooperation

America will help with sophisticated tools, so hopefully they will be quickly detected. "We see that as a healthy and a very, very critical part of ensuring t...


Hong Kong bookseller 'detained by China again'

She said he expressed a desire to receive medical treatment in Europe, and a Swedish doctor was flown in to Beijing to examine him. It warned: "This is a new ...


US Senate approves deal to end three-day shutdown

He argued that they won a concession from McConnell that he isn't requiring President Donald Trump to sign off before an immigration bill moves to the ...


The Chavismo decides to hold presidential elections before 30 April

Critics from opposition politicians to Western powers doubt authorities will allow a free and fair vote, given the barring of some opposition figures from runni...


Department of Employment Releases Statement on New Job Numbers

The rate fell to 3.4 percent last month. Local, state and federal government jobs also have dropped over the past year. Compare that to November 2017 rate...


Senator Confirms Existence Of FBI 'Secret Society,' Says He Has Informant

In a previous letter to Senators Johnson and Grassley, Inspector General Horowitz had stated his office obtained text messages from November 30, 2016, through J...


Jazz legend Hugh Masekela dies

Masekela was born in Kwa-Guqa Township, Witbank, South Africa to Thomas Selena Masekela, who was a health inspector and sculptor and his wife, Pauline Bowers Ma...


Double auto bombing kills 33 in Libya's Benghazi

A further 20 people were injured and the number of fatalities could rise, Fadia al-Barghathi, spokeswoman for the city's al-Jala hospital, told AFP . The Unit...


Insurgents attack children's group in eastern Afghanistan

Inamullah Miakhial, a spokesman for Nangahar regional hospital, said at least 11 injured people were brought to the hospital. "I jumped out of the window", Amin...


Odisha PCC to protest death of rape victim

The two parties are demanding a CBI probe into the alleged suicide. It was alleged that the police seized the suicide note hurriedly from her house and refused ...


Egypt election: Retired general and candidate Sami Anan arrested

The Egyptian Armed Forces released on Tuesday a televised statement in which it asserted that the former chief of staff of the Armed Forces Sami Anan has not ...


US Congressman Says Aide 'Invited' Alleged Sexual Harassment, Sets Twitter Afire

He said Tuesday he would repay the public funds used to settle case if found guilty by the House Ethics Committee. He said he told her he was "happily marri...


Turkish, French presidents discuss Syria over phone

Turkish tanks have entered Syria in an offensive targeting the Kurdish YPG. The operation also includes air strikes on the district, threatening to create an...


President Trump casts doubt on reaching immigration deal by Feb. 8

Even if the Senate can come up with the votes to pass a plan, Democrats fear there is little chance such a bill would gain the support of House Republicans. O...


Leaders From 9 ASEAN Nations Arrive In Delhi Today. Details Here

Countries in the negotiations, which also include Australia, New Zealand, China , Japan and South Korea, besides those of ASEAN and India, are now calling fo...


North Korea, US clash over nukes at disarmament forum in Geneva

There was no immediate reaction from North Korea's delegation at the Geneva forum, which has begun its 2018 session. The CIA Director also said that part ...


Trump expected to invite Macron for state visit in April

Google and Facebook on Monday unveiled significant investments in France in a vote of confidence for the country's thriving tech scene and President Emmanuel...


Uncertainty Surrounds 6th Nafta Meeting in Montreal

Senior officials with direct knowledge of the negotiations discussed the Canadian approach with The Canadian Press on condition of anonymity because of the se...


Federal Bureau of Investigation director threatened to resign amid Trump, Sessions pressure

He replaces James A. Baker, an ally of Comey's who was reassigned in December. The team rightly recognizes that interfering in the F.B.I. again-after Trump fire...


New York City Sues Companies Over Opioid Abuse

The companies have denied the allegations and said they are committed to working with communities to stem opioid abuse. The suit names drugmakers Allergan P...


France imposes sanctions over chemical weapons

The French ministry said that the International Partnership against Impunity for the Use of Chemical Weapons "in no way intends to replace existing internationa...


Senate begins voting on deal to end government shutdown

Republicans have a slight majority, and would need more than a handful of Democratic senators to reach the 60-vote threshold. But if the DACA effort fails, ...


Over a hundred flights cancelled as dense fog moves through Chicago area

Another day of dense fog patches in Toronto and parts of the GTA could snarl traffic during rush hour. If driving, turn on your lights and maintain a safe follo...


Richemont makes an offer to buy YNAP shares for 38 euros each

We are therefore proud to have participated in the growth of Net-A-Porter since its infancy and in the creation of Yoox Net-A-Porter Group, the world's leading ...


EU Parliament considers revamp of seats after Brexit

Behind the scenes, senior figures on the CBI policy council are urging the lobby group to toughen its message still further and spell out their belief that th...


Russian Federation probes come up in opposition to claims of government…

As lawmakers probed Bannon's time working for Trump, his attorney got on the phone with the White House counsel's office, relaying questions and asking what Ban...


African-American Doctor pulled out from NASA Expedition

On January 18, NASA released his updated Crew Assignments for Space Station Missions , in which without giving any particular reason, they announce that M.D. I...


Whalerock Point Partners LLC Sells 763 Shares of Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

The company has market cap of $50.06 billion. The stock increased 0.11% or $0.36 during the last trading session, reaching $338.09. About 4.20 million shares tr...


1 person dead, several wounded after school shooting in Marshall County, Ky

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin tweeted . Her condition is not known. Joffre would not say whether the suspect had any previous disciplinary issues at the school. ...


US Democrats accept compromise to end government shutdown

Gingrich, who weathered two government shutdowns over debates on budget and welfare reform while in office, panned the Democrats for harming the families of...


Russia accuses US of fomenting separatism in Afrin

The government is set to inform lawmakers at the Turkish parliament next week about a military operation in northwestern Syria, a senior official from Turkey's ...


Elise Mertens reaches semifinals on debut at Australian Open

Open the only exception. Yeah, it was very sad that today I was not feeling great. "So, you know, there is no other way". "But, you know, when I give her oppo...


Watchdog Group Information Criticism Towards Trump Marketing campaign Over Stormy Daniels Funds

They did publish what they claim was the interview only after The Wall Street Journal released their report this month. If Stormy Daniels produced a blu...


Zainab's suspected killer's DNA matches that found in seven previous cases

Accused Imran Ali was arrested by Police after the murder of Zainab Amin but he was released by the police due to reasons best known to Police only. The alleg...


Romeo Crennel remains with Texans as their new defensive coordinator

ESPN reports that Vrabel will be signed to a 5-year contract as he replaces Mike Mularkey who was sacked on Monday. So Houston removed Romeo Crennel fr...


Xbox One X now officially launched in India

Blockbuster titles look great, run smoothly, and load quickly even on a 1080p screen. Microsoft ha launched its latest and powerful gaming console Xbox On...


Winter storm bears down on region

The warning took effect 9 p.m. Sunday and remains in effect through the entire day Monday. More than 50 counties are in a blizzard warning through Monday. Som...


Jailed German nurse charged with 97 more killings

A nurse in Germany who was serving a life sentence for two murders has now been charged with the deaths of a further 97 individuals. Niels Hoegel is now s...


Palestinian leaders seek European Union support after US Jerusalem decision

Before heading to the museum, Pence met with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin at his residence. They have pre-emptively rejected any peace proposal floated by th...


MI man arrested after caller threatens to kill CNN employees

He allegedly called CNN again on 10 January and said: "You are going down". More powerful than you. The man allegedly told a CNN operator he planned to "gun...


Omaha won't bear brunt of winter storm barreling toward Nebraska

The counties placed under the winter storm warning in Wisconsin include St. Croix, Pierce, Dunn, Pepin and Chippewa counties. The storm should be over by ea...


Quake of magnitude 6.1 strikes off Java island

I felt it in my building. was very scary. first time I felt a big natural disaster after living in Indonesia for nearly five years. "Then, the building starte...