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Drug war here to stay, says Duterte, police units to go

His police chief, Ronald dela Rosa, said the breakup of anti-drugs units was necessary to rebuild them, but it could disrupt the progress of the campaign. "Police justify those 2503 killings, saying the victims resisted arrest and shot at police of...

Bound passengers prevented from boarding flights after Trump order

The ACLU and other activist groups filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of two Iraqis who were held at JFK upon landing. He was granted a special immigrant visa on January 20, President Trump's inauguration day and arrived in NY with his wife...

Microsoft Looks To Add More Cross-Platform Games In The Future

The studio said that's because "our Ranked experiences are as closely matched and competitive as possible". The video game developer claimed that from the test period, gamers on Xbox One and PC had around the same level of skill. According to the a...

President Trump Orders 30-Day Review of Strategy to Fight ISIS

The Joint Chiefs will have to present options for the destruction of ISIS to Mr. Trump within 30 days. US forces have carried out more than 200 airstrikes in Iraq and Syria since Trump's inauguration, roughly the same pace as during the waning da...

British PM raises rights concerns as she pursues greater trade with Turkey

They would step up an aviation security programme, signing a defence deal worth more than $125million to develop Turkish fighter jets. Asked whether May would raise human rights concerns since last July's failed coup, the spokeswoman said Britain h...

Greenpeace protesters 'resist' Trump, climb crane in northwest DC

Some of the protesters were in the arm of the crane and trying to unfurl a banner. "At that time, seven individuals were detained and taken into custody". "MPD respects everyone's right to protest, however, today's actions are extremely unsafe and un...

Jihadists in Syria launch assault on rebels attending peace talks

Jabhat Fateh al-Sham has accused the rebels of conspiring against it at peace talks in Kazakhstan this week. Ahrar al-Sham, a conservative Sunni Islamist group, has sided with the FSA groups, saying Fateh al-Sham had rejected mediation attempts.

Chinese New Year: Australia Welcomes Year Of The Rooster

With a long line of students, staff and community members excitedly waiting to enter the hall, the energy for the upcoming holiday was more than present. The Years of the Rooster include 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005 and 2017. The ...

Usain Bolt can no longer call himself a triple-triple Olympic champion

Carter who was a key part of the Jamaican relay team was one of 454 athletes selected for doping samples retested by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) past year, and has been found to contain the banned stimulant methylhexaneamine. Japan will...

Trump's Inauguration Cake Was The Spitting Image Of Obama's

MacIsaac said that she in no way was trying to step on Goldman's toes. In keeping with that sentiment, Buttercream Bakeshop donated $1200 of the cake's proceeds to the Human Rights Campaign , a nonprofit that works to bring equality to the LGBTQ...

Emoluments Much? Trump's Mar-a-Lago Doubles Membership Fee

Donald Trump's Florida resort Mar-a-Lago has been accused of cashing in on his presidential victory. The increase restores the Mar-a-Lago price to its pre-recession level, before economic troubles made it harder for the club to attract new members...

Knights of Malta Grand Master to resigns after Pope row

He added that the next step was a formality in which the group's Sovereign Council would have to sign off on the unusual resignation. The Pope was dragged into a dispute about condom distribution a year ago, when a top official of the Knights of Ma...

Google I/O 2017 will take place May 17 - 19

The official Google I/O website is still not updated yet. Google I/O brings developers together for an "immersive, three-day experience focused on exploring the next generation of technology, mobile, and beyond". It's the second year that Google ...

SEC conducting probe into Yahoo security breaches

The SEC requests that companies disclose any possible cybersecurity risks as soon as they are determined to have an effect on investors. The company has disclosed that after the core internet assets are sold to Verizon , it will change the name of t...

Russian Federation and USA warplanes strike Syria in first ever JOINT attack

The Pentagon denied the report. White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer suggested Monday that President Donald Trump would be willing to collaborate with Russian Federation on military operations against ISIS in Syria. Coming just three days afte...

IRS Says 2017 Tax Filing Season Opened Successfully & On Schedule

Tax filing season in Virginia and the nation kicks off today. It's estimated that more than 153 million returns will be filed in the upcoming months. "The electronic filing PIN is no longer an option". A new law means the IRS is required to h...

New weather satellite begins sending back images of Earth

The satellite formerly known as GOES-R (so Prince, right?) has transmitted its first images back to Earth, and they are flooring. The first images included a composite color full-disk visible image of the Western Hemisphere, which was made using se...

Protestoes burn Donald Trump statue and mock president with fake 'Great Wall'

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto said he was willing to discuss trade, illegal migration and other aspects of bilateral ties with Trump but insisted he would defend Mexico's national interests. "No to terrorism against free companies", said a sig...

Iranian delegation du in Kazakhstan for Syria talks

Previous ceasefire attempts involving the United States and United Nations quickly fell apart as the warring sides exchanged fire and blame. The United States will not send a delegation to Syria peace talks in Kazakhstan, citing "Our presidential i...

Barack Obama's inauguration in 2009 had higher ratings than Donald Trump's

Trump's swearing-in, which ranked fifth out of the 13 ceremonies in Nielsen's report , was roughly on par with the first inaugurations of Bill Clinton in 1993 (29.7 million viewers) and George W. Barack Obama's first inauguration back in 2009, whi...

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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...