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Russian plane crashes in Moscow region

Media outlets in Russian Federation are reporting that passengers' bodies have been found near the small town of Zvyozdny, near Moscow, and that the plane wreck...


Politics at play at Winter Olympics

However, just a block from the Olympic a few dozen protestors raged against the presence of North Korean athletes and officials at the Games, tearing up a North...


South Korea probes cyber shutdown during Olympics ceremony

Spokesman Kim Eui-kyeom said Moon replied that the North and South should continue to build conditions so a summit can take place. He refused to acknowledg...


South Carolina reports first pediatric flu-related death of season

The news follows warnings from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office labeling this year's flu season as a public healt...


Ragbir safe from deportation for now

The reprieve came as Ragbir, backed by several activist groups, sued United States immigration authorities for allegedly targeting those working to help immigra...


Erdogan says Turkish chopper shot down in Syria operation

This is published unedited from the PTI feed . The two governments also crossed swords over US-led air strikes that hit forces allied to the Damascus regime i...


Priebus Denies Stories Trump Complained To Him About Kelly

He added, "It should be able to focus on continuing President Trump's historic accomplishments for the American People". Some are true and some are false. I t...


Donald Trump Will Always Find a Woman to Blame

The Washington Post reported on Friday that Sorensen's former wife claimed he was violent and emotionally abusive during their two-and-a-half-year marriage,...


Star Wars Boss Explains Why Han Solo Movie Directors Were Fired

Speaking with Entertainment Weekly for their big cover story on Solo: A Star Wars Story, director Ron Howard recollects when he first heard about Star ...


Kelly tells aides he secured Porter's resignation, sources say

He says it didn't happen. The White House notified the House Intelligence Committee on Friday that Trump was "unable" to declassify the Democratic memo. But...


Use technology for development, not destruction: PM Modi in Dubai

Abbas thanked Modi for India's support for various Palestinian projects, saying this will enhance bilateral relations and serve the Palestinian population. Indi...


Asma Jahangir, leading human rights lawyer, passes away in Lahore

In recognition of her services in the field of human rights, Jahangir was awarded the American Bar Association International Human Rights Award in 1992, the Mar...


Nunes did 'irreparable' harm to House Intelligence Committee, Democratic member says

In a letter to the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee , White House lawyer Don McGahn said the Democrats' rebuttal "contains numerous properly cl...


These displays of unity at the Olympics fill us with hope

Saturday's meeting , the most significant diplomatic encounter between the two sides in more than a decade, could now be surpassed should Moon accept Kim's i...


Odisha CM's secretary residence ransacked: Four BJP workers sent to jail

According to report, 30 activists of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM), with party flags arrived at the official residence of the private secretary and sh...


Turkish soldiers killed, 11 injured in Afrin

At least seven Turkish servicemen were killed on Saturday during the operation in Syria's northern district of Afrin, the Turkish General Staff said. "We will...


Turkish pilots martyred in Syria helicopter crash

CARE International said that heavy air strikes have killed more than 220 civilians in four days and made it hard for aid workers to help almost 400,000 people...


Moon in talks with high-level N.Korean delegation

Any meeting would represent a diplomatic coup for Moon, who swept to power previous year on a policy of engaging more with the reclusive North and has pushed ...


Meeting ends between SKorean leader, N. Koreans

Pence was in close proximity to the North Korean party both at the VIP reception and later, watching the Opening Ceremony from Moon's box, which included Kim Yo...


Turkey's Erdogan says helicopter was downed in northern Syria

Ankara was angered by the fact that the main force behind the SDF is the Kurdish People's Protection units (YPG), linked to the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK)....


Pro-Assad Forces In Syria Attack US Troops, Leave Sadder But Wiser

The attack was carried out by 500 troops backed by artillery, tanks, multiple-launch rocket systems and mortars but the coalition and its local allies killed ...


Weekend weather: wintry showers and low temperatures

Chance for a few showers Wednesday evening into Thursday . The only day that is looking mostly dry next week is Valentines Day. Temperatures will get milde...


N.Korean delegation arrives to meeting with S.Korean president

Fake Kim admitted that he and Trump substitute Dennis Alan had failed to get close enough to interact with athletes, including the two Koreas who marched toge...


Kim Jong Un invites South Korean president to North for summit

His comments come after he pressed South Korean President Moon Jae-in Thursday to be clear-eyed about opening talks with North Korea around the Olympic games....


Egyptian air force raids Sinai militants targets

Security forces have for years battled an IS insurgency in North Sinai that has killed hundreds of soldiers and police. For his part, retired Major-General Hi...


'Grassley' Memo Seeks Criminal Action on Steele; Implicates State Department, Clinton Campaign

After referring Steele to the Justice Department last month for criminal prosecution, Grassley was back at it Monday, publicly releasing a heavily redacted vers...


Snow and freezing rain on the way for southern Ontario

By Saturday afternoon, Environment Canada had also issued special weather statements and weather warnings calling for freezing rain across the province, with th...


Hardik dubs Mamata 'lady Gandhi', gets offer to join Trinamool

Describing Banerjee as a "powerful woman", Patel said that she spoke to him about her days of struggle. "I want to see someone as the Prime Minister of the co...


Senate leaders announce budget deal with huge spending increases

The U.S. Senate , in a rare display of bipartisanship, on Wednesday reached a two-year budget deal to raise federal spending by nearly $300 billion, in a...


Dem knocks Trump's defense for blocking release of second memo: 'Nice try'

The president's rejection of the Democratic memo was in contrast to his enthusiastic embrace of releasing the Republican document, which accuses the Federal Bur...


Pence sidesteps encounter with North Korean official

Following a last-minute proposal during Kim's annual New Year's address, North Korea is sending 22 athletes to compete in the Olympics and a delegation of more ...


PM asks BJP MPs to create awareness about schemes announced in Budget

Before leaving for a three-nation tour on Friday, Narendra Modi hauled BJP MPs into election mode, asking them to hold "tiffin parties" and "mock Parliament...


PM Modi and Jordan King agree to boost bilateral ties

In Amman , the Indian Prime Minister was received by the Jordanian Prime Minister Hani Al-Mulki and he later met King Abdullah II of Jordan at his residence. T...


Woman Killed in Pakistan Ceasefire Violation at J&K's Rajouri District

Jammu : Pakistani troops launched mortars shells at civilian areas along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district today, police said. Eyewitnesses to...


Rockets to sign Joe Johnson, whom Kings bought out

Veteran guard Joe Johnson was one of the many casualties in the Cleveland Cavaliers' roster blowup before Thursday's National Basketball Association trade...


Trump Meets FBI Director Friday to Discuss Release of Democratic Memo

The memo might be released, McGahn suggested, if the committee edited the document to "mitigate the risks". That memo, spearheaded by the panel's chairman, Rep...


Trump says Russia-probe memo proves bias; Dems say no

Donald Trump has claimed complete vindication from a congressional memo alleging the FBI abused its surveillance powers during the investigation into h...


Erdogan Says Military Chopper 'Downed' in Syria, Vows Revenge

The state news agency SANA also reported the downing of the Turkish helicopter in Afrin. Last Saturday, seven Turkish troops died in the second worst single-d...


Olympics show US and South Korea out of sync on North Korea

Clad in coordinated outfits of red with white and blue accents, North Korea's throng of more than 200 cheerleaders are stealing the spotlight at the 23rd Wint...


Man arrested in shooting death of teenager north of Denver

Bollinger had received a protection order out of Adams County on December 15 against a 42-year-old man. McIntosh said their relationship did not appear to be se...


Another White House Aide Quits After Ex-Wife's Accusations

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump is under fire after again seeming to side with his staff who have been accused of domestic violence. Mr Trump is reportedly ...


Ban on deployment of OFWs to Kuwait continues

President Rodrigo Duterte of Philistines on Friday said that the ban on deployment of Filipino workers to Kuwait will stay and threatened to take "drastic mea...


Come visit: South Korea's leader invited to North Korea

The US has been cautious about the invitation, with vice president Mike Pence also in South Korea to warn the country against "falling for" the North's overture...


South Korean leader welcomes North Korean delegation to presidential Blue House

Washington has pursued a strategy of exerting maximum pressure on Pyongyang through tough sanctions and harsh rhetoric, demanding it give up its pursuit of nu...


War of memos on Trump's desk

The letter said the Justice Department's initial application to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court to spy on Mr. Page, filed in October 2016 after ...


South Africa holds its breath as Jacob Zuma in talks to resign

Ramaphosa has been lobbying for Zuma to resign and has said he hopes to conclude talks with him "in coming days.in the interests of the country". Responding t...


WH response to abuse claims shines light on victims' fears

The president's remarks came on a morning when Porter's second wife appeared on NBC's "Today Show", detailing physical abuse, and saying she gave a full accou...


Pence upstaged by North and South Korea's efforts to warm ties

Even Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who has shared the American skepticism of warming inter-Korean relations and pressed Moon against falling for the North...


Ismail, Akuso Win GAC Cars At Lagos City Marathon

In the Nigerian category, Ilya Pam won for the second straight time running while Sharabutu Philibus came second. In his address at the marathon, host governo...


United States federal shutdown at hand after fiscal hawk's dissent

The deal is the fifth temporary government funding measure for the fiscal year that began October 1 and replenishes federal coffers until March 23, giving lawma...