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Syria memo shakes up Washington but unlikely to shift policy

Putin said Friday that creating a new government that will have the trust of most of Syria's population is key to ending the five-year conflict. The US administration has sought to contain the fallout from a leaked "dissent memo" signed by dozens...

Russia stunned as Hamsik inspires Slovakia to 2-1 win

And the Liverpool defender claims Slovakia's victory over Russian Federation has given them the confidence to believe they have what it takes to cause an upset defeat England at Euro 2016 . If that was hard on Russian Federation, what happened n...

LG targets midrange buyers with slew of X series smartphones

The company matched each phone to a specific X-Men character according to previous teasers. X Cam and X Screen were launched not long ago, and it seems that X Power , X Mach , X Style and X Max are here to complete the series. It packs 16GB of ...

EgyptAir crash: Second black box of crashed plane found

EgyptAir Flight 804 was carrying 66 people from Paris to Cairo on May 19 when it crashed in the Mediterranean. The discovery of the boxes came after search teams earlier this week spotted the wreckage and started mapping its debris on the seabed.

EgyptAir crash: Second black box of crashed plane found

EgyptAir Flight 804 was carrying 66 people from Paris to Cairo on May 19 when it crashed in the Mediterranean. The discovery of the boxes came after search teams earlier this week spotted the wreckage and started mapping its debris on the seabed.

Traffic reopened at Torkham border

A second round of talks between Pakistan and Afghanistan failed on Friday to ease border tension over construction of a gate along the Torkham border. 42 percent of Afghans say security is worse now than during the period the Taliban ruled the countr...

American Mission In Afghanistan Will Expand

James F. Dobbins, who was Obama's special representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan from 2013 to 2014, said the new authorities are an acknowledgment that the administration's earlier decision to limit the USA fight there to al-Qaida hasn't succe...

Elizabeth Warren labels Donald Trump 'nasty, thin-skinned fraud' in speech

Asked in an MSNBC interview on Thursday whether she had discussed with Clinton the prospect of being vice president, Warren said she had not, nor had she been vetted. "Pocahontas is at it again! Hope she is V.P. choice", Trump wrote. Bernie Sanders...

Obama Blames Republicans, Gun Rights Lobbyists for Orlando Terror Attack

Views are not much different than they were in a similar question asked after the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013. "There's no objective to it, and the unrestrictive nature of how quickly you can buy these weapons makes it easier in terms of a weapon...

Senate passes C-14 with amendments

A government motion accepting some of the Senate's more minor amendments but rejecting the primary change must now be debated and voted upon in the Commons before the bill returns again to the upper chamber. Indeed, Campaign Life Coalition has urged ...

You'll Never Guess Who Is Buying Elizabeth Arden

Revlon now operates in nearly 130 countries. The New York-based firm said Elizabeth Arden's strength in the Asia-Pacific region would also push its products into new markets. The combined company will generate annual sales of about $3 billion. ...

E3 2016: Xbox One Is 'Months Away' from Mouse and Keyboard Support

The new device is 40% smaller than its predecessor, despite having a built-in power transformer, and is finished in a color that Microsoft is calling Robot White . Let's wait till holidays of 2017 until the Scorpio is out. In fact, Sony is get...

Region's MPs pay tribute to Jo Cox

Police tell ABC News that they are still questioning a 52-year-old man who was arrested shortly after the attack. "He's never expressed any views about Britain, or politics or racist tendencies". He appeared to be a white male dressed in a gray T-s...

Rolls-Royce favours remaining in EU

The Rolls-Royce Vision Next 100 concept was introduced alongside the Mini. Along with the doors, the roof also opens, allowing occupants to simply stand right up and walk out of the vehicle. "The steering wheel is always there, but the option rem...

UN says Saudis to meet with Secretary General

Dressed in traditional Saudi robes and a red, checkered head scarf, Salman entered the White House in front of a line of photographers eager to grab a photo of the 30-year-old royal. Effectively reforming the economy is likely to require the easing o...

Flames name Canucks asst. Gulutzan coach

The Flames struggled in terms of possession play throughout Bob Hartley's tenure. Hartley was let go, along with associate coach Jacques Cloutier, in early May . When Willie Desjardins replaced Tortorella in 2014, he retained Gulutzan as his assis...

Patent dispute could block Apple's iPhone 6 sales in Beijing

However, CNBC reported that Apple has appealed the ruling and the iPhone models continued to be on sale in China, citing persons familiar with the situation. But sales fell 11% there in the company's most recent quarterly sales. He believes that th...

American kills himself in Taiwan court upon hearing jail sentence

Tyrel Martin Marhanka , 41, smuggled two separated 8-inch-long scissor blades into the courtroom where he was attending a sentencing hearing on Thursday. The Taipei Times said he'd lived in Taiwan for more than 15 years. He was taken to a hospit...

Verdict due in German trial of 94-year-old ex-Auschwitz guard

Hanning showed no reaction as the judge, Anke Grudda, read her justification for the verdict and sentence. "I deeply regret having been part of a criminal organisation responsible for the deaths of so many innocent people and destruction of countless...

India, Thailand to forge close ties in defence, maritime

In a bid to attract more tourists from Thailand, India on Friday announced that it will facilitate double entry e-tourist visas for Thai citizens. Visiting India on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's invitation, Chan-o-cha will be accompanied by his wi...

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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...