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Obamas hand out treats at the White House for Halloween

From WhiteHouse .gov to Twitter to Facebook, Flickr , Snapchat, Vimeo , iTunes , Instagram , Tumblr, YouTube , Medium and more, a "digital infrastructure" has been established that should serve as a launchpad for the next president as well as...

Kim Kardashian breaks her social media silence after her Paris robbery

Kim posted a picture of herself looking at her phone while sitting in a chair. "From Kourtney Kardashian - Love these old videos!" either Kim, Khloe, or another proxy wrote , linking to an adorable throwback video of the two dressed as Wonder ...

US General Claims ISIS Leaders 'Abandoning' Mosul

The addition of the elite troops, also known as counter-terrorism forces, on Thursday marked a significant intensification of the fight for Iraq's second-largest city. "As for you, America, we promise you. you will be defeated in Iraq and you wil...

Andrew Gaskell: Missing Australian found in Malaysia jungle

Mr Gaskell arrived at the Miri Hospital's emergency ward at about 3pm on Tuesday, after being flown out from Mulu by helicopter. Gaskell was conscious and able to speak, but was taken to hospital by rescue crews, the ABC reported. A World Heritag...

Venezuela Opposition Calls Off Protest, Delays Political Trial

A senior USA diplomat, Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon, arrived Monday for a three-day visit to show support for the dialogue, according to the State Department. The move led to opposition protests and increased tensions between the government...

Syrian military vows to repel Aleppo insurgent attack

Video footage shows they have used imprecise explosive weapons including mortars and Katyusha rockets , whose use in the vicinity of densely populated civilian areas flagrantly violates worldwide humanitarian law. Local media reports also said army ...

Clinton reaps $53 million in campaign cash in 19 days

Clinton has yet to make a general election campaign stop. More Republicans and Republican-leaning independents are now likely voters for election 2016. The president is planning a sort of "tour de swing state". While campaigning in OH, he criticize...

European Shipowners Welcome IMO Decision on Emission

The IMO tweeted that the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC 70) had agreed the 0.5% cap on sulphur emissions from ships would come into force in 2020, rather than the potential later date of 2025. The shipping industry is among the wor...

[ October 29, 2016 ] Remember, clocks go back one hour tonight! Irish News

This weekend the clocks will go back at 2:00am on Sunday, 30 October. Benjamin Franklin first had the idea to chance the clocks while he was in Paris in 1784. However it wasn't something that was properly introduced in the United Kingdom until 1916...

Bill Clinton returning to OH for Hillary Clinton campaign

The aides called that part of the operation "Bill Clinton Inc." and estimated they raised $3 million in fees for the ex-president and arranged deals that would pay him as much as $66 million in future years. Those interested in attending the Bill Cli...

Pakistan fires minister for leaking news about army rift

The story drew an outpour of criticism with the military stating that it was fed to the reporter and demanded investigations into it. Pervez Rasheed, the information minister, was asked to step down over his alleged role as a source for the report,...

Mobile Is Giving You an Unbelievable 50% Discount on the Google Pixel

Hey Pixel owners, we could whisper this in your ear, but that just wouldn't be our style. And we have already seen that when it comes to camera performance the Pixel is out class. Now T-Mobile is trying to attract Pixel owners with a promotion:...

SC slams Centre over delay in appointment of high court judges

The Supreme Court had come down heavily on the Centre for for not appointing judges despite recommendations it had made. We do not want a situation where the institution is impacted. Stating that the government is free to express its reservations, th...

More Than Half A Million Red Cross Donors' Data Exposed In Breach

Red Cross chief executive officer Shelly Park has apologised for the breach, saying that it is being investigated. "We take cyber security very seriously and we are deeply disappointed this occurred". "The Australian Red Cross Blood Service has advis...

Wolf vetoes bill on inspector general, 3 other measures

Beer distributors are now only able to sell 12-packs, cases, and kegs. The provisions to expand casino-style gambling previously passed the House in June, but stalled in the Senate. Language from HB 2150 was tacked onto the bill, including provisions...

Tributes pour in for couple killed at Dreamworld

Queensland law firm Maurice Blackburn revealed on Friday they had received a flood of calls about the accident witnessed by dozens of park patrons, including Ms Goodchild's husband. 'She just kept screaming "Where's Mummy? She is wanting at the momen...

PS Plus Games Lineup Announced For November, Is Largely Alright

Everybody's Gone to the Rapture is no different, with handsome visuals and a mysterious and heartbreaking story that's particularly compelling. Hackers attending the GeekPwn 2016 convention in Shanghai, China suggested that Sony's PlayStation 4 ...

Pentagon says US airstrikes target al-Qaida in Afghanistan

Gen. Jeff Buchanan, the deputy chief of staff for Operation Resolute Support, admitted that previous U.S. estimates on al-Qaeda's presence in Afghanistan were too low. A US official said that drone aircraft conducted the strikes, which hit two separa...

Joe Namath questions Geno Smith's knee injury

New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith will reportedly miss the rest of the 2016 season after tearing his ACL, according to NFL Media's Ian Rapoport . "Because when the owner stops believing in you, the GM stops believing in you and the coaches stop...

Kashmir core issue between Pakistan, India: Sharif tells UK

Kashmir issue must be resolved according to the UN resolutions as per the commitments made by the Indian government, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said during a meeting with Sir Mark Lyall Grant, National Security Adviser, United Kingdom. Sources sai...

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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...