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US general confident North Korean missile can be intercepted

The launch was from Sinpo, a port city on the North's east coast, and the missile flew about 60 kilometres, South Korea's Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said - Sinpo is the site of a North Korean submarine base. The launch was near Kalma in ea...

Bannon is at Trump's table -- but slipping further away

Indeed, Kushner's lawyer, Jamie Gorelick, said that the form was sent in prematurely on January 18, and a day later, Kushner told the Federal Bureau of Investigation he would submit more information. Recently, Bannon was removed from hisNationa...

Jacob Zuma survives clamour to resign

Cosatu, which was instrumental in Zuma's rise to the presidency in 2009, said in a statement that it was time for a new collective to lead at government level. The main opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) party said it had filed an urgent court appli...

Graham says Nunes' objectivity 'in question'

The Justice Department responded to O'Neil saying that the question of what privileged conversations Yates could discuss was ultimately up to the White House. Nunes has disqualified himself as the leader of the Intelligence Committee's investigat...

Russian Federation outlaws images of Putin as gay clown

Authorities can also seize any material or equipment, like printers, used to create the images. The move was a response to a May 2016 court ruling that banned more than a dozen images uploaded to a social networking site by a man named A.V.

Israeli soldier killed in auto ramming attack

It brings to 41 the number of Israelis killed in knife, gun and car-ramming attacks since October 2015. The Israeli army said a auto driven by a Palestinian deliberately rammed into two Israelis, killing one and injuring the other, in the occupied...

Investment in renewable energy dips globally as prices fall

Led by solar, wind, hydropower and bioenergy, respectively, capacity totaled 161 gigawatts (GW), bringing global renewable energy capacity to over 2,000 GW. Geothermal rallied 17 per cent to $2.7 billion. The Ramanathapuram solar complex in India, ...

Comcast goes into US wireless business with unlimited data plans

The $180 bln USA cable firm is pushing into cellular service, nipping at the heels of Verizon and AT&T , which in turn are edging into TV. Depending on how much money you pay Comcast each month will determine how much you pay for Xfinity Mobile.

'Mowgli girl' found in Katarniaghat forest with habits similar to animals

Police officer Dinesh Tripathi said: "When he called the girl, the monkeys attacked him but he was able to rescue the girl". She becomes violent quickly and is frightened at the sight of humans, the Times of Indian reported. She was surrounded by...

NASA's Cassini spacecraft is about to attempt something truly insane

For the past 13 years the spacecraft has been orbiting around Saturn, collecting data about the solar system's second-biggest planet and its impressive rings and helping scientists get a better understanding of big planets. But before that violent en...

Advertisers flee Bill O'Reilly's show but impact unclear

Advertisers withdrew their ads from political commentator Bill O'Reilly's show on Fox News The O'Reilly Factor that brings the channel over 100 million dollars in ad revenue following a series of sexual harassment claims against the star anchor.

Does YouTube TV have commercials?

Getting networks on board is a challenge everyone in the online streaming space will face, and if YouTube can't secure the big networks, it won't matter how much name recognition it has. When announced , YouTube TV boasted 40 networks as well ...

Trump drastically cuts women's health funding to UN

The State Department said it is dropping the funding because the UNFPA "supports, or participates in the management of, a programme of coercive abortion or involuntary sterilisation". The agency works in more than 150 countries and regions, home to m...

Last Fed meeting's minutes show talk of paring bond holdings

Yet the Fed has yet to begin significantly reducing the massive amount of Treasurys and mortgage-backed securities it purchased during the financial crisis to try to spur lending and keep interest rates low. "Several participants now anticipated that...

Michael Flynn in Talks with Congress, Wary of Prosecution

While not naming the Russian probe in his tweet, Trump continues to attack the media and Democrats for asking questions about possible ties between himself and his campaign staff to Russia during the election last fall. It is not yet known when Flynn...

NSW flood tragedy: Mum died with child in her arms

A body lifted has been lifted into a rubber police boat at Tumbulgum near the site on Dulguigan Road where a vehicle driven by Stephanie King, 43, left the slippery, flood affected road and plunged into the Tweed River yesterday afternoon. Former pol...

Chelsea Clinton doesn't rule out her mom running for public office again

She later added, "I clearly don't agree with our president, but I'm definitely not the right person to defeat him in 2020". "I think right now she's focused on her book". "We deserve those answers", she said . Ms Clinton gave a politician's answer...

Former Trump campaign boss had ties with Russian Federation

Information about Paul Manafort's transactions was turned over earlier this year to USA agents working in the treasury department's financial crimes enforcement network, The Associated Press has learned. There is nothing inherently illicit about us...

Pence breaks Senate tie on killing family-planning grants rule

Pence, a long-time opponent of abortion rights, voted with the 50 other Republicans to proceed to a vote to roll back an Obama administration rule that barred states from cutting off federal family-planning money to abortion providers. It falls under...

Senate GOP needs Pence to break tie on family planning funds

If the Trump administration succeeds in overturning the rule, then Republican state legislatures will likely target other money that goes to abortion providers, which could lead to closures. What this doesn't deal with, however, is the flow of federa...

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Pakistan govt allows Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife

Jadhav has been accused of being an agent of the Research and Analysis Wing, India's external spying agency. India has appealed to the court to impose emergency measures for Jadh...

Apple may be working on an AR headset for 2020

And now according to Bloomberg , which cited people familiar with the situation, Apple aims to have technology ready for an augmented-reality headset in 2019 with a view to sh...

Obama gets dismissed from jury duty in Chicago

Daley Center and then shaking hands with those seated around the jury pool waiting room. USA talk host Oprah Winfrey served as a juror on a murder trail in 2004 while Oscar-winn...

Twitter now lets (almost) everyone use 280 characters in tweets

Twitter assures its readers that 280 characters will give its users room to be even more creative. Others just want an edit button already. According to BusinessInsider.com, ...

War With Kim Jong Un 'Must Not Happen,' South Korea Says

That blunt assessment from the Pentagon is in response to a letter from two Democratic congressmen asking about casualty assessments in a conflict with North Korea . every once in...

SJW: Are Michael Flynn And His Son Mueller's Next Indictment Targets?

Investigators will also look at whether the elder Flynn tried to help form a plan to extradite an opponent of Turkish President Recep Erdogan who lives in the U.S. Mr Manafort and ...

Nasrallah: Saudi Arabia forced Lebanese PM to resign

Lebanon's president, Michel Aoun, said he spoke with Hariri by phone after the speech Saturday and, as the AP reports, he planned to work out the terms of the resignation followin...

George Bush Sr dislikes Trump

Last month George W Bush gave a speech in NY that appeared to be a sweeping, yet thinly veiled critique of the Trump administration, its policies, and the President's blunt styl...

Yemen's Houthi fire missile at Saudi Arabia's Riyadh

According to videos published on social media, smoke could be seen rising near Riyadh's King Khalid International Airport. Saudi Arabia's Civil Aviation Authority confirmed on ...

Nights Of Sunset Before 5 PM Ahead As Daylight Saving Time Ends

When going to bed tonight, adjust your clocks back one hour. When the clock first hits 2 am on Sunday, it reverts back to 1 a.m. If California chose to join the list of areas th...

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How to delete Whatsapp messages; Check Twitter reactions over Whatsapp outage

How to delete Whatsapp messages; Check Twitter reactions over Whatsapp outage

Although every Whatsapp user is not experiencing this issue and some of the users who experienced the outrage are claiming that there Whatsapp is working now. Much to everyone's di...

Seething Trump blames son-in-law Jared Kushner for Mueller's widening probe, report says

Seething Trump blames son-in-law Jared Kushner for Mueller's widening probe, report says

President Donald Trump , First Lady Melania Trump, Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump departing from Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv in May. Roger Stone has allegedly a...

Motive Unknown in Walmart Shooting That Killed 3 People

Ostrem was arrested Thursday, about 14 hours after the shooting inside a Walmart in the Denver suburb of Thornton. 9Wants to Know has learned he was charged with resisting arrest i...

Uluru climbing ban from 2019

Uluru climbing ban from 2019

Figures from Parks Australia indicated only 16per cent of visitors climbed the rock between 2011 and 2015, down from 74per cent in the 1990s. And in the US , visitors are asked...

'Idiotic': Rights Groups Slam Trump for Reactionary 'Send Him to Gitmo' Threat

'Idiotic': Rights Groups Slam Trump for Reactionary 'Send Him to Gitmo' Threat

In a statement released Wednesday afternoon, McCain said: "The terrorist attack in NY is the latest brutal, horrific example of the war that radical Islamist extremists are wagi...