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Gay couple killed in Orlando shooting will be buried together

They were planning on getting married one day, and were absolute soul mates according to their families. "It's a little comforting that they died together". "He was at Sea World and I was just giving him some information that he was going to need to ...

Israeli forces demolish home of teen Palestinian in West Bank

It also revoked work permits for 204 of the attackers' relatives and the army blockaded their West Bank hometown of Yatta, with soldiers patrolling and stopping cars as they entered and exited. "Thousands of police will be in and around the Old City ...

Police use tear gas on England fans in Lille

Meanwhile, four Russian football fans will be deported from France after being detained in the northern France city of Lille ahead of the Euro 2016 match between Russia and Slovakia, local authorities said on Wednesday. The flare was lit after su...

"Not the America we want": Obama blasts Trump's Muslim plans

President Barack Obama indirectly retorted Donald Trump's criticisms in a speech delivered after a meeting with the National Security Council on Tuesday, June 14. The presumptive Republican presidential nominee said Tuesday that "we can not continue ...

US producer prices up 0.4 percent in May

Some of the health-care components from the PPI index that feed into the Fed's preferred gauge, including physician and hospice care, declined last month, signaling the central bank's measure will remain muted. This should support Federal Reserve opt...

Diplomat: NATO poised to extend Afghanistan mission

United States President Barack Obama will probably delay the decision in front of North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) of almost halving American forces in Afghanistan , a U.S. Asked about the plans, Fallon told reporters, "Nobody wants to see ...

National Aquarium Moving Its Dolphins to Sanctuary

The decision comes as the public becomes increasingly concerned with the welfare of whales and dolphins in captivity. "These beliefs matter to us", said Racanelli. In Baltimore, the aquarium's dolphin exhibit already had undergone some changes. S...

Obama, Dalai Lama to meet at White House on Wednesday

Obama calls the monk, who is revered by Tibetans but portrayed by Beijing as a unsafe separatist, "a good friend ". "We demand the USA government earnestly stands by its promises, conscientiously handle the relevant issue in accordance with the...

Belgian police alerted to IS fighters en route to Europe

But a French security official said the authorities remained "very cautious" about the information because they received such communications routinely. Belgian authorities said the targets are under surveillance. During the video he promised "more...

Renewables sector set to get $7.8 tn investment by 2040

According to BNEF, the power generation cost per megawatt hour (MWh) may come down 41% and 60% through onshore wind and solar photovoltaics respectively by 2040 . For years, natural gas investors have been betting on the fuel serving as a "bridge" b...

Chinese, SE Asian foreign ministers meet amid sea tensions

The statement added that the meeting will review the progress of 25 years of Asean-China dialogue relations, discuss future direction and prioritize areas of cooperation and commemorate the 25th anniversary of their relationship. As of this writing, ...

Obama Approves Wider US Military Role in Afghanistan

White House press secretary Josh Earnest said the mission of the 9,800 USA troops in Afghanistan , to be reduced to 5,500 by early 2017, hasn't changed with the new authorization of more airstrikes. When the US transitioned to a training mission in ...

Police on scene of possible hostage situation at Walmart in Amarillo, Texas

And police said they had secured the outer perimeter of the store. A suspect has been killed by Amarillo SWAT after an active shooter situation at Walmart. "Your shares helped us keep the area clear during an extremely risky situation...and helped ...

Stung by criticism, Trump vows to work for ethnic harmony

Clinton and Warren met privately for about an hour Friday morning at Clinton's home in Washington, intensifying speculation that the progressive stalwart may be tapped for the vice presidency. After the long wait, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan has...

A lost child takes flight in the Pete's Dragon trailer

Meacham's stories. " Pete's Dragon " stars Robert Redford, Bryce Dallas Howard, Oakes Fegley, Oona Lawrence, Wes Bentley and Karl Urban. There is an Adult Pete , who will be played by Craig Hall , but it's not clear how he'll play into the film...

Pakistan ahead Of India, Israel and North Korea in nuclear warheads: SIPRI

Of the nine countries known to possess nuclear weapon capabilities, only four - the US, Russia, Britain, and France - keep deployed, or potentially operational, warheads. The report estimates the number of Pakistan's nuclear weapons to be between 100...

Spider-Man, Batman coming to PlayStation

Rival Sony didn't want to be left behind, and it came to gaming party with bunch of top name titles and pricing for Sony Playstation VR. Lastly, one of the biggest PS4 games of 2016 now has a release date. Farpoint is an immersive FPS set on a ...

South Africa: Man charged in 3 ax killings released on bail

Media coverage since has been intense, with the court appearance attracting rolling coverage from South Africa's News 24 and local news outlets filming his arrival, seen below. Henri is represented by advocate Pieter Botha, who assisted advocate Fr...

Facebook activates "Safety Check" feature for first time in US

In October 2014, Facebook first launched the tool to help users to quickly and effectively alert their friends and family of their safety in the event of a natural disaster, such as an quake or flood. Sunday's incident marks the first time the check ...

Samantha Bee Comes for Rick Scott and Marco Rubio Over Orlando Shooting

In the aftermath of the Orlando, FL, mass shooting, she appeared on her show Full Frontal With Samantha Bee to unleash a pointed and cathartic rant about the tragic recurrence of shootings in the nation. And she eviscerated his response when a report...

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Inspectors' visit to suspected Syria gas attack site delayed

President Donald J. Trump announced the combined strikes were in retaliation for the regime of Syrian leader Bashar Assad using chemical weapons April 7 against civilians in Doum...

Michael Cohen withdraws lawsuits against BuzzFeed, Fusion GPS

Cohen's lawyer, David Schwartz , said in a statement that the suits were withdrawn because Cohen no longer has time for them, report the Wall Street Journal , Politico an...

Mueller team says it has not gone rogue

Bloomberg reports that Rosenstein met with the president last week and that's when the Deputy AG gave the president the assurance according to people familiar with the matter. The...

Just when you thought Sean Hannity couldn't sink any lower …

Cohen should be asked to reveal the name or can permissibly do so", the letter said. Maddow explained the that the Steele dossier allegations are "just" allegations, but noted wh...

Barbara Bush remembered as friendly, approachable by Bush library visitors

Bush's daughter, Doro, had a couple of friends in common. "We just came to pay our respects to Mrs". Bush died Tuesday evening according to a statement made by the office of Geo...

Former First Lady Barbara Bush To Be Laid To Rest Saturday

Laura, Barbara, Jenna, and I are sad, but our souls are settled because we know hers was. "Especially now - we should remember her by working to return those values to our public l...

Diamonds from space may be from 'lost planet'

The meteorites were formed after an asteroid slammed into Earth's atmosphere - making it technically a meteor - exploding 23 miles (37 kilometers) above the Nubian Desert in Suda...

Gold medalist sues USA Gymnastics, Michigan State

Two-time Olympic medal winning gymnast McKayla Maroney says she has questioned whether she paid too high of a price for her success . Maroney pointed to personnel overhauls at...

Local Congressional Leaders on Syria Airstrikes

The Russian military, meanwhile, claims to have struck down a majority of the missiles . The tripartite military action from the United States, France and Britain was created to...

Indo-Nordic summit: India, Sweden to strengthen defence and security cooperation

We will engage with them in a similar manner, and examine how they can help our missions like Make in India , Skill India, Startup India and Smart Cities programmes. The partnersh...

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Younkers stores could shutter across Iowa as part of bankruptcy

Younkers stores could shutter across Iowa as part of bankruptcy

Bon-Ton has 700 employees at its corporate offices in downtown Milwaukee. Liquidators are companies that sell off all of retailers assets and then close the stores. The group signe...

ZTE suspends trading after being blacklisted by the United Kingdom and US

ZTE suspends trading after being blacklisted by the United Kingdom and US

Bush, on President Trump's decision to block Broadcom's takeover of Qualcomm , the president's push for a wall along the border with Mexico and the president's upcoming meeting wi...

Vice President Mike Pence makes quick visit to Colorado Springs

Vice President Mike Pence makes quick visit to Colorado Springs

Syria came under attack one week after a suspected chemical weapons attack hit the Syrian town of Douma near Damascus. With reporters' cameras and tape recorders rolling, Trudeau...

Colorado Senator Releases Statement On Marijuana Policy

Colorado Senator Releases Statement On Marijuana Policy

Gardner reacted by blocking nominees for DOJ positions, he said. This story is developing and will be updated . Sessions on January 4 rescinded a policy begun under Democrati...

France Mulls Military Action Against Syria For Gas Attacks

France Mulls Military Action Against Syria For Gas Attacks

That meant airstrikes, possibly in tandem with France and other allies that have expressed outrage at the alleged Syrian chemical attack, could be launched within hours of a presid...