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Russia, Iran and Turkey issue joint declaration on Syrian settlement

His regime's total control over east Aleppo, declared Thursday, was obtained with pitiless brute force that has reduced much of the country's former economic heart to rubble, in a war that has killed more than 310,000 people nationwide. Eight buses e...

Suburban Chicago man sues, claims McDonald's "Extra Value Meals" are a ripoff

The complaint, obtained by LawNewz .com, says that while the Extra Value Meal costs $5.90, if he purchased each item separately it would cost 41 cents less. The case has yet to move forward in the court system, but if a judge grants it class-action ...

Instagram now lets you sticker your Stories, just like on Snapchat

The users will now be able to add context to their story by putting in stickers , irrespective of where they are or what they are doing. But, since Instagram is launching this capability during the holidays, you also get access to a bunch of fun...

Wind warning as NI set for stormy Christmas weekend

If you're going to be doing driving on Friday in the mountains (above the Ridge), you will need chains or snow tires eventually. "In particular, Friday looks like bringing stormy weather, with the north and west most at risk, but the details ar...

Next big thing from Elon Musk? It could be 'Boring'

Two hours later the billionaire added: " I am actually going to do this " and changed his Twitter bio to read: "Tesla, SpaceX, Tunnels (yes, tunnels) and OpenAI". "But if you have tunnels in cities you would massively alleviate congestion and you c...

Drone footage captures a killer whale eating a shark

Scientists have yet to determine where these orcas prefer to stay most of the time, but there are theories that suggest they come from Alaskan and southern Californian waters. The species has been spotted moving in pods of up to 200 members, however....

Turkish army: 13 soldiers killed, 48 wounded in bombing

Turkey: less than a week after the Istanbul bombing, another vehicle bomb attack kills 13 off duty soldiers in Kayseri . Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus, in an interview with broadcaster NTV, said the materials used in the latest attack we...

'Bye-Bye America': President Rodrigo Duterte Says Philippines Can 'Survive Without American Money'

In an hour-long speech earlier to Filipinos in Singapore, Duterte referred to worldwide news coverage of his claims this week that in his previous role as mayor of Davao City, he killed suspects to set an example for police. "It happened. I can not l...

Trump trolling rolls on as Baldwin returns to 'SNL'

You are the gift", he said. Goodman and Baldwin also joined Affleck during his scattershot monologue, where they tried to ease his nerves about hosting for the first time during SNL's Christmas spectacular. "I know, all lies, made up by some ve...

Enough provisions to scrutinise accounts of political parties: CBDT

Also, Income Tax, Enforcement Directorate and other investigative agencies are keeping a close watch on the information. Speaking on the occasion, CBDT Chairman Sushil Chandra said, the department has issued around 3000 notices on the basis of depo...

Putin visits judo center in downtown Tokyo

Abe said Russian Federation and Japan should stop debating the territorial claims and instead focus on economic cooperation, including on the disputed islands. Japan and Russian Federation have not concluded a peace treaty since the end of World War...

Jared Leto to Return as Joker in Gotham City Sirens?

According to the site, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles star has apparently been doing some online shopping for Harley Quinn comics featuring Poison Ivy, and had them delivered to her on the Warner Bros . After the New 52 reset and animated seri...

Philippines: Duterte to face impeachment after 'personal killing' claim?

Duterte will also meet the Filipino community before departing for the Philippines, the ministry said. Labour Secretary Silvestre Bello told the same media briefing he had difficulty keeping pace with Duterte's schedule, and did not know where the ...

Robin Thicke Addresses Father's Death on Instagram

More celebrities and musicians paid tribute to Thicke on social media as well. Alan's "TV wife" Joanna Kerns also shared some kind words about Alan on Twitter , in response to actor Daniel Franzese tweeting his condolences to her. He was 69 ...

How To Use Instagram's Live Video Streaming Feature

Setting up a live stream is easy, mainly thanks to the fantastic UI Instagram has created. If you want to use Instagram Live Video Streaming, here's what you need to know. Instagram recently took a hint from Facebook and added the ability to lik...

Karnataka Excise Minister resigns over sex scandal, CM orders probe

I have recommended to the Governor (Vajubhai Vala) to accept it. "I have also ordered a probe into the incident". The controversy involving Meti has been brewing since Sunday after RTI activist Rajashekar Mulali accused him of seeking sexual favour...

BILL GATES: Trump's messaging strategy reminds me of John F. Kennedy

No trade war with China: "I feel sure that he and the team he brings in around them, even as they tune things, they won't want the "lose-lose" that you would get if you start to get large tariff walls". His net worth is down from $79.2 billion, but ...

'The X Factor' UK: How Matt Terry defeated Saara Aalto

Meanwhile, Matt's winner's single, "When Christmas Come Around", is available for downloading and streaming now. Speaking after Matt Terry beat Saara Aalto to be named this year's victor, Simon said they had both improved over the series.

Stranded tourists told to stay indoors by Andaman and Nicobar Islands Governor

Heavy rains and winds make it hard for tourists to reach the jetty to board the ships, which would ferry them from the Havelock Islands to Port Blair . The official said there was no report of any loss of life or major damages to property. Lt Gove...

Centre panic stricken about voting on demonetisation: Congress

Speaking to journalists outside Parliament, Mr. Gandhi said his party wanted a debate on demonetisation so that the truth would come to the fore, but the government was running away from it. "They have not shown any inclination to do that". The Min...

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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

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

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...

So you think it is about data privacy?

Earlier this week, Facebook began notifying millions of users that their personal data had been compromised. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified on Capitol Hill this w...

Baby was born four years after the death of his parents

Tiantian's parents had intended on having a baby through in-vitro fertilization (IFV) and froze several embryos. But five days before they were supposed to have a fertilized embryo...

Hurricane names Harvey, Irma and Maria officially 'retired'

The 2005 hurricane season has the most retired names (five) for one season. Names that are not retired get reused every six years. The new names? Harold, Idalia, Margot, and ...

New York Yankees: Bombs And Brawls In Fenway Win

Flinging his bat down, the menace with which Austin then approached the mound left few in any doubt that he wanted more than a strong word with the pitcher. Yankees third-base co...

No ball: Cauvery protests flush IPL out of Chennai

Khanna. CSK still have six home games to play with all fixtures still set for their original dates. The issue escalated further when a group of protestors pelted shoes insid...

Malcolm Turnbull loses his 30th consecutive Newspoll

Mr Turnbull has also suffered from persistent criticisms by his long-time political foe, Mr Abbott , who remains an MP. The Newspoll showed the Government is behind Labor on a...

Trump signals strikes against Syria, lays into Assad ally Russian Federation

The situation in the world is becoming more and more chaotic. The Russian head of state made the comments amid rising speculation that the United States was gearing up to orc...

Special Reports

Saudi Air Defenses Intercept 3 Houthi Ballistic Missiles

Saudi Air Defenses Intercept 3 Houthi Ballistic Missiles

While Saudi Arabia and its allies have been able to recover areas in southern Yemen from the Houthis, the rebels still control the capital Sana'a and territories in the north. The ...

Rallies In Tulsa Supporting Teacher Walkout

Rallies In Tulsa Supporting Teacher Walkout

The president of the Oklahoma Education Association said before the walkout can end, lawmakers must pass a bill ending the state's capital gains tax deduction , and the govern...

Facebook users still waiting on privacy scandal notices

Facebook users still waiting on privacy scandal notices

On Friday, Facebook sought to quell some concerns over political manipulation of its platform by announcing support for the "Honest Ads Act" that requires election ad buyers to b...

Russian Federation warns against snap judgments on alleged Syria chemical attack

Russian Federation warns against snap judgments on alleged Syria chemical attack

Joseph Francis Dunford already met with Trump in this regard. Trump told a meeting with military leaders and national security advisers he would make a decision by Monday night "...

Media watchdog accuses Israel of 'deliberate shooting' of journalists in Gaza

At least 491 people were also wounded by Israeli gunfire, the ministry said , as thousands of protesters approached the border fence around Gaza for a second Friday in a row, burn...