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Iraqi Helicopter Strike Kills 8 in Iraq

The joint command statement said Iraqi forces on the ground called in air support when they saw the police, believing them to be "a group of gunmen gathering wi...


Japan's FM will make China visit

He was alluding to a Japanese government exhibit which showcaes Tokyo's claims to the Diaoyu Islands in the East China Sea. While ties between Asia's two larg...


Russian police 'force way' into opposition leader's office

The 41-year-old opposition politician has called on Russians across the country to defy authorities and stage rallies calling for an active boycott of Russian p...


Camels Disqualified From Beauty Contest After Botox Injections

Crowds of men watched from the bleachers, hooting when the camel representing their own tribe loped down the track. The King Abdulaziz Camel Race Award and be...


Trump campaign ad calls Dems 'complicit' in officers' deaths

At Monday's White House briefing, Sanders was asked how a Trump campaign ad claiming Democrats are "complicit" in murders committed by undocumented immigrants...


Man mercilessly beats up 'truant' son, held after video goes viral

The incident came to light only recently after the video was leaked and went viral. Then he tosses him in the air and bangs him on to the bed four times. Shilpa...


The Trail Blazers apologize to Kevin Durant for not drafting him first

He leads the Timberwolves with 21.7 points per game and arguably is their best defender. With Butler sitting out, the Warriors took advantage of poor peri...


Pakistan starts operation to rescue two European climbers

A Polish man and a French woman were attempting to ascend Nanga Parbat , which is 8,126 metres high, when they got stuck at 7,400m. Army operation to rescue ...


Kasganj violence: Shops torched, property vandalised by mob; nine arrested so far

The district authorities were keeping a close watch on the situation, he added. Several people were injured and dozens of vehicles were damaged. Hours after v...


Militants attack Afghan offices of children's NGO, killing four

It was with profound sadness that it confirmed the loss of three members of its staff, Save the Children said. It had temporarily suspended operations acros...


Melania Trump visits Washington Holocaust Memorial Museum

First lady Melania Trump visited the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum Thursday, paying respect to the 6 million Jews who lost their lives in the Holocaust. Requ...


Missing Kiribati ferry: seven passengers found in lifeboat

A dinghy has been found containing seven people near Kiribati . "The crew has dropped them aid supplies containing water, food and a radio and are now trying...


Israeli FM to reprimand deputy Polish ambassador over Holocaust bill

The term "Polish death camp" was first used by Polish resistance fighter Jan Karski in a 1944 article that was titled "Polish Death Camp". Poland was attacked...


Pegasus World Cup Analysis

That left Gun Runner on the lead, and the only horse doing any running behind him was West Coast . Upon purchase, the new owners made a decision to pause on ...


Thunder's Andre Roberson Stretchered Off After Nasty Fall, Reportedly Ruptures Patellar Tendon

Steven Adams' career high six-game double double streak has come to an end, however the Oklahoma City Thunder's league-high winning streak remains in tact....


Marion Police seek more information about drive-by shooting

With 17 deaths in 2016, OR ranked 16th on a list of states with the most people killed by police per capita. "Just a few steps away, gunfire was exchanged", M...


Stevie Nicks Gives Emotional Speech About Tom Petty at Grammys Tribute Concert

President Bill Clinton was on hand to honor Fleetwood Mac as the "MusiCares Person of the Year" Friday night New York City. "The loss of Tom Petty has j...


Russia Facilitating North Korean Coal Shipments To Third Parties

Mattis reaffirmed Washington's ironclad security commitment to South Korea, including extended deterrence, and stressed North Korea will face an overwhelming re...


Donald Trump 'wanted to fire Robert Mueller but backed off'

The New York Times first reported late Thursday that Trump ordered Mueller's firing last summer and backed off only after White House Counsel Donald McGahn ...


Israel hosts event marking International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Despite the trauma they carry with them, they continue to educate us by sharing their experiences, strength, wisdom, and generosity of spirit to advance respect...


Melania Trump seen for first time since porn star scandal

The visit, announced by the White House after it was over, was arranged to honor International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Saturday. Porn star on Megyn Kel...


Clinton 'dismayed' by harassment complaint involving ex-aide

Clinton's campaign manager at the time recommended that she fire the adviser, Burns Strider . The woman requested to have no more interactions with Strider, ...


Senators race to end US government shutdown before work week begins

After Senate Democrats blocked a temporary government-wide funding bill Friday night, both parties engaged in furious finger-pointing. Schumer and his colle...


BJP releases first candidate list for Tripura election

The Congress, fighting anti-incumbency in Meghalaya after being in power for nearly 15 years, suffered a major setback earlier this month when five of its MLAs ...


J&K: Two killed in army firing in Shopian

A defence spokesman, however, said the troops opened fire when a mob tried to lynch a junior commissioned officer and snatch his service weapon. An official s...


Now ICE can monitor license plates, and fears are mounting

If Immigration and Customs Enforcement is looking for a person and knows what vehicle they're driving, they may soon be able to track them through their license...


"Cambodia invites India to invest", says PM Hun Sen

This will be the first-ever visit by an Indian prime minister to Palestine. The pacts were signed after comprehensive talks between Prime Minister Narendra M...


'Dreamers' vexed by Democrats' strategy on DACA protection

Trump . Sanders said that this proposal does not meet the standards set out by Trump for an immigration agreement. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.). Democrats ...


Arsene Wenger opens up on Olivier Giroud move

Conte and Chelsea have been linked with several Premier League strikers this month, including Peter Crouch and Ashley Barnes, as backup to current number ni...


United States supports reunified Korean Peninsula - but no nukes

Tens of thousands of people have petitioned the government to reconsider, and protesters loudly criticized the decision when North Korean players arrived ...


Roger Federer into final after Hyeon Chung retires from semi-final match

His opponent meanwhile - again like his defeated British counterpart Edmund - was showing signs of the exertions of his efforts earlier in the tournament, as ...


Netanyahu and Merkel discuss Iran Deal in Davos

Netanyahu boldly criticized the Iran nuclear deal and beseeched Canada, and other countries, "to seize the moment". In his meeting with Swiss President Alain ...


Padmaavat opens to mixed response across the country

On Wednesday afternoon, a mob carrying lathis and stones attacked a bus carrying 30 students and three teachers of a Gurgaon school. It has attracted the ire ...


Budweiser's Super Bowl Beer Ad Isn't about Beer

In the minute-long ad, Kevin Fahrenkrog , the general manager of the Anheuser-Busch brewery in Cartersville, wakes up to frightful news. Are you disappointed...


Tampa Father, Businessman Dies In Deadly Kabul Hotel Attack

Attaullah Khogyani, a spokesman for the governor of Nangarhar province, which includes Jalalabad, said the gunmen entered the charity's office at 9 a.m. A bulle...


Have formed new STF to tackle gangsters: Punjab DGP

Whilst interacting with the media the Punjab police maintained that they were shot dead in a heavy exchange of fire. ABOHAR, Punjab-One of the most terrible g...


Senior Bowl: Baker Mayfield already turning heads

Rudolph beat out Mayfield for the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award, which goes to the nation's top quarterback , and if he was healthy, could have backed that ...


United Kingdom 'not a vassal state': Brexit minister forced to defend transition deal

While the United Kingdom will replicate the effects of the EU customs union during the "implementation period" this "should not preclude us from formally negoti...


Czech Republic re-elects President Milos Zeman on anti-immigration platform

His challenger Jiri Drahos is a chemistry professor and former head of the Czech academy of sciences, who pledges to restore dignity, decency and a liberal, pro...


Sunhine welcomes Trump to Davos

Sanders said the departure of a high-profile US delegation for the conference has been delayed. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross later told CNBC that his collea...


Trump calls shutdown a 'present' from Democrats

Although 20 Senate Democrats kept their promises by voting against today's bill that didn't include a DACA provision, the Senate still obtained the 60 bipar...


ASEAN leaders grace historic Republic Day parade

After the meeting between Modi and the Myanmarese leader, external affairs ministry spokesman Raveesh Kumar tweeted, "The two leaders had a productive discussio...


Rahul invited for R-Day parade, to be seated in fourth row

BJP spokespersons also said that requests from the Special Protection Group could have been the reason behind the government's decision, and that the controvers...


Abe to meet Moon on February 9 in S. Korea

Amid a reconciliatory mood between the two Koreas, Abe is eager to urge Moon to stay on board with the idea of strengthening pressure on the North rather than e...


Rep. Joe Kennedy to Deliver Dem Response to Trump's SOTU

Rep. Joe Kennedy III of MA will deliver the Democratic response to President Donald Trump's State of the Union address next week. House Minority Leader N...


Trump called for Mueller's firing in June 2017

McGahn threatened to resign over the move", the Post reported . Four sources tell the New York Times that Trump ordered Muller's firing in June, as rep...


Threat made to Harrison County school; Student arrested

Early Friday morning, school officials posted on Facebook that a threat made to the high school was unfounded. The alleged plot - which was uncovered Thursd...


Michigan State AD Mark Hollis Steps Down After Sex Abuse Scandal

The MSU board met on Friday and board members promised change. An explosive ESPN investigation alleged that there might be a " culture of sexual assault." co...


Canadian billionaire Barry Sherman and his wife were murdered, police say

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attended their funeral and condolences rolled in, including from Toronto's mayor and the Israeli consulate. The couple's four ad...


Air Force One's new refrigerators cost $24 million

The United States president's plane Air Force One is set to receive an upgrade that will include new refrigerators expected to cost American taxpayers almost US...