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Replacement Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Catches Fire on Flight

Another Galaxy Note 7 has reportedly caught fire , triggering the evacuation of an airplane. He provided a picture of its box, which has a black square symbol indicating that it was a replacement. In response, Samsung said in a statement: "Unt...

Hurricane Matthew unearths civil war cannonballs on U.S. beach

Hurricane Matthew had made landfall a day earlier near McClellanville, a fishing village about 50 miles north of Folly Beach. Officials told CNN affiliate WCSC the ordnance appeared to be Civil War cannonballs. The U.S. Air Force Explosive Te...

Two killed in shooting attack by Palestinian in Jerusalem

Israelis say the majority of Palestinians killed were carrying out attacks. A reporter at the scene said that a man in a auto opened fire near the police station, wounding two soldiers. Tensions around occupied East Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque c...

Sask. government 'stunned' by federal carbon tax announcement

Federal government will start pricing at a minimum of $10 per tonne in 2018, and say that will rise by $10 a year to reach $50 per tonne in 2022. Notley immediately issued a statement saying, in principle, her government supports a common carbon ...

Salina Police Issues Statement on "Creepy Clown" Sightings

According to the Roseville Joint Union High School District, on Tuesday night, two students and a school employee from Granite Bay High School played a hoax on a student by dressing up as clowns to scare him. So far Pasco schools have received repor...

Creepy clown sightings sweeping United States hit Victoria

The incidents are just the latest in a string of clown sightings that have recently prompted concern and warnings around the country, even though many of them later turned out to be hoaxes . "We would hope not", she said. At public schools in CT, cl...

Poland: Women force historic U-turn on proposed abortion ban

Initially many members of the conservative ruling party, Law and Justice, supported the proposal. Even by conservative estimates there are far more illegal than legal abortions in Poland - between 10,000 and 150,000, compared with about 1,000 o...

Woman protesters go bare chest to protest in South Africa

He said he would inform student leaders about the outcome of the meeting with Habib. He added the government is committed to doing everything possible to make higher education more affordable for all. She said the university, which shut during earl...

Obama to Lead US Delegation to Funeral of Former Israeli President Peres

As a man who is reputable for peace-making in the Middle East, it is ironic that no Arab leaders have yet made a decision to attend the funeral . In a statement released by the White House, Obama had said that there are few people in the wor...

Migrants in Serbia protest over poor camp conditions

Faced with deteriorating conditions in refugee camps, a group of migrants in Serbia said on Wednesday they would continue a forlorn protest march to demand improved accommodation and secure their passage to Western Europe. Serbian President Tomislav ...

UK Scientists Win Physics Nobel for Research Into Exotic Matter

Congratulations to him! Michael's groundbreaking work in new and exotic phases of matter is not only important in basic research , but will also revolutionize future electronics and materials sciences. The jury said there were hopes that their disco...

Apple launches the first iOS Developer Academy in Italy

Apple is showing its commitment to encouraging and securing great developers by opening up its very own iOS Developer Academy at the University of Naples Frederico II in Italy. We just checked the UK App Store and no adverts are being shown when p...

Blue Origin tests escape system, lands rocket successfully

Cameras on the ground captured the moment the unmanned crew capsule blasted free of the rocket booster and streaked ahead on a pillar of fire. It continued on its way to space as it did in previous launches . Blue Origin , owned by Amazon.com foun...

UK's health secretary seeks more British medical students

Prime Minister Theresa May told the BBC: "We want to see the NHS able to recruit doctors from this country". "I'm a foreign doctor and I know most British people are #NotAllHunts", one GP wrote. "NHS hospitals have been spending our money on not ...

Confusion as Colombians cope with ballot loss for peace deal

That discussion, it is now clear, will have to include Mr Uribe and other opponents of the peace deal , though just how is uncertain. JUAN MANUEL SANTOS, Colombia's president, took a gamble with his country's future on October 2nd, and lost.

Kelly Clarkson jokes about her daughter being bossy

Kelly Clarkson is back and, according to her fans, she's looking better than ever. "When I sing to her now, she's heard it forever now, 'cause she's two.she literally will put her hands [in front of my face] and she goes, 'bye, '" saidClarkson.

Automakers report mixed United States sales results in September

Automakers reported mixed results Monday. Retail sales were down 4% and fleet sales tumbled 21%. Audi reported a 1.5% sales increase. Ford's (F) USA auto sales tumbled last month on weak vehicle sales while Toyota Motor's (TM) sales edged up as a...

Duke freshman Giles undergoes left knee arthroscopy

We wish Harry a full and speedy recovery. "We want to make sure that we are here for the long term". "I understand that this is October and our goal is to be playing the first weekend of April". Duke, though, still has plenty of returning talent with...

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong 'detained in Thailand'

Wong's party, Demosisto, which was founded earlier this year, advocates a referendum on "self-determination" on the future status of Hong Kong, which is in the middle of a 50-year transition period to Chinese rule. Thailand authorities have detained ...

Blue Jays, Orioles, Giants gain entry into playoffs

Toronto clinched a spot in the postseason when Detroit lost to Atlanta 1-0 earlier Sunday afternoon. But despite the fact the Orioles have far worse numbers against lefties than righties, the Blue Jays will turn to Stroman, who played a huge role i...

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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...