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Ahead of UN Summit, Luxembourg Suggests Hungary Should Leave the EU

Orban has angered many of his European Union partners with his tough rhetoric on migrants and by building a razor-wire fence along Hungary's southern border to keep them out. "He has long excluded himself from among the politicians who can be taken s...

United States federal government halts Dakota oil pipeline

While the appeal to the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals is pending, attorney Jan Hasselman argued in court records the court should issue an injunction to halt pipeline construction around Lake Oahe to "prevent additional losses and desecration of grav...

Falcon 9 Explosion 'Most Difficult, Complex Failure' Spacex Had, Says Elon Musk

Just last Friday, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk described the failure investigation as the company's most hard and complex one ever, and appealed for help from anyone who might have photo, video or audio recordings of the mishap to share. When the strut bro...

Bayern routs Champions League debutant Rostov for new record

Carlo Ancelotti could become the first coach to win the Champions League with three different clubs. Three-time victor Carlo Ancelotti has dined at the top table with six clubs, first employers Reggiana being the sole side that he didn't partake...

Trump condemns Clinton's 'deplorables' label on his backers

Clinton, who has said she is the candidate to unify a divided country, made the "deplorables" comment at an LGBT fundraiser Friday night at a New York City restaurant, with about 1,000 people in attendance. Responding in a tweet, Trump suggested Clin...

Donald Trump seeks massive USA military buildup, ISIS defeat plan

Brown, said: "The obvious takeaway from these numbers is that Donald Trump has staged a comeback from his post-Democratic convention lows". Trump's address will largely focus on military spending , presenting a contrast between what the campaign...

North Korean Missile Launch Elicits Response From Obama for Greater Sanctions

The statement from the Security Council issued on Tuesday is the ninth press statement the United Nations body has issued in 2016. Pyongyang has nevertheless carried out several launches following its fourth nuclear test in January. VIENTIANE , ...

Bangladesh factory explosion kills 29 people, officials say

The blast was caused by an explosion in the boiler room, at the start of the working day, officials say. The minister said his office will provide the deceased families with the compensation and ensure medical care for those who suffer injuries.

Leamington Spa Sikh Temple Stormed By 20-30 Men 'Armed With Swords'

Police have confirmed that they are not treating the incident as an act of terrorism but believe it is a "escalation of an ongoing local dispute". Shocked locals feared an anti-terror operation was under way when they spotted police marksman near t...

Cyprus condemns the latest nuclear test by North Korea

The New Zealand diplomat who now chairs the United Nations Security Council has condemned the nuclear weapons test. "The test demonstrated the dignity of the country guided by the iron-willed commander as well as the strength of the Korean people...

Syrian Rebels Welcome Truce But Warn of Need for Oversight

Defense Secretary Ash Carter said in a recent interview with CNN . They said the agreement neglected besieged areas and called for aid to be taken to all those places without exception. Erdogan stressed the importance of implementing a cease-fire as...

World powers term pyongyang s n tests grave threat to peace

Their stance is very much in line with a statement out of New York Friday, when the UNSC "strongly condemned" North Korea's behavior and promised to work on a new resolution - implying that veto-wielding council member China will hold true to its w...

Israel strikes Syria army in the Golan

According to an Israeli army spokesman, there were no reported injuries or damage. Israeli tanks from the armoured corps during training in the centre of the Golan Heights, near the border with Syria, on Wednesday. The IDF has been concerned about ...

Google just blew up its all-in strategy for productivity software

For a long time now, Google has been gaining traction with Google Docs, which remains one of the key ways that many people work in the cloud. Box is set to gain access to Google's powerful tool Springboard, which is essentially an intelligent sea...

Turkey says 3 of its soldiers killed in IS attack

He said Turkey would have "no difficulty" with such actions. "Obama wants to do some things jointly concerning Raqqa", Erdogan said, according to reports from Turkish media sources. The US State Department would not confirm the details of Mr Erdo...

India financing terrorism in Pakistan: FO

Stating that most countries in the South Asian region were pursuing a peaceful path to economic prosperity, he said: "But, there is one country in India's neighbourhood whose competitive advantage rests exclusively in producing and exporting terroris...

Pokemon GO is coming to the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is available in the usual aluminum- and steel-bodies varieties (in a wide range of colors), but it is also adding a white ceramic finish that is four times harder than stainless steel. Series 2 is swim-proof. The Apple Watch Ser...

Apple expected to unveil iPhone 7

The company also introduced a new generation of smartwatches that will include Global Positioning System tracking and enough water resistance to swim with, part of its effort to boost sales in its newest product line. New "breakthrough" wireless EarP...

Turkey could help fight IS in Syria's Raqqa

The High Negotiations Committee, the main Syrian opposition group at stalled United Nations -mediated peace talks, will propose a gradual transition, starting with six months of negotiations accompanied by a total ceasefire and full humanitarian ac...

Australian minister warns of free trade deal timeline with the UK

Ciobo was speaking during a visit to London . Amusingly, the ministerial release also says Australia and the United Kingdom want to "maintain momentum" in negotiations that haven't yet commenced. "My formal advice is that, and". It came amid war...

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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...