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Rebel Wilson tells court Australian articles hurt her career

Wilson is suing Bauer Media for publishing a series of articles in magazines , including Woman's Day , in 2015, which claimed she had lied publicly about her age, real name and upbringing. Wilson said that in her hallucination she rapped her accepta...

Palestinians hold general strike ahead of Trump's arrival

A Palestinian was seriously hurt and another 9 were slightly injured in clashes near Gaza's border. Businesses and schools across the occupied West Bank, the Gaza Strip and Arab-Israeli towns have been closed Monday for a general strike called in...

Chinese military jets intercept USA aircraft

Two Chinese SU-30 aircraft carried out what the USA military described on Thursday as an " unprofessional " intercept of a United States aircraft created to detect radiation while it was flying in global airspace over the East China Sea. The four-eng...

WannaCrypt just the beginning as Shadow Brokers tease more NSA tools

On January 7, the Shadow Brokers announced the auction of dozens of NSA tools , including one called DoublePulsar, a backdoor that is installed by EternalBlue. The group said that the data would be locked behind a subscription fee, but, beyond tha...

French President Macron heads to Berlin for his first official foreign visit

Macron's office says that the meeting, attended by the country's most senior military and security officials, focused on the operations of French armed forces overseas -mostly in Africa's Sahel region, Iraq and Syria. The pair said they are both prep...

Theresa May accused of being 'scared' after missing ITV leaders debate

Political leaders locked horns on topics such as the NHS and foreign aid as they went head to head in the debate. But Conservative leader Theresa May and Labour's Jeremy Corbyn chose not to take part in the ITV clash. "You may be too scared to ...

South Korea to Send Envoys to China to Discuss THAAD, North Korea

North Korea has unveiled what it claims are satellite images of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense ( THAAD ) system recently deployed in South Korea, a move aimed at flaunting the country's capability to gather intelligence against Seoul.

Ford using first over-the-air software updates to its 2016 cars

The massive update will be available for some 800,000 vehicles. If you own a 2016 Ford auto or truck, some new smartphone/infotainment goodness is now coming your way. By enabling Automatic System Updates in the car's settings and connecting to...

Japan's Cabinet approves Bill that paves way for Emperor Akihito's abdication

Last year in July, the 83-year-old emperor expressed his desire to retire due to his age and declining health that were making it hard for him to fulfill his official duties. Abdication of the Emperor reportedly must take place within three years of ...

Funny Star Wars Day Tweets from a Galaxy Far, Far Away

This year's event featured a duel with light sabers at the Living Mall, a shopping mall with a giant orb that resembles the film's Death Star space station, organizers said. Members of the New York Philharmonic got dressed up for worldwide "Star War...

What does council vote tell us about general election?

She will say: "It's to bring the SNP down to size; to show they can't take Scotland for granted; to show that we, the Scottish Conservatives, can lead Scotland's fightback against the SNP". The general election "phoney war" is expected to end today, ...

Merkel In Pole Position For German Election After St

While Schulz now holds no public office besides SPD chief and thus has no natural platform beyond the stump, Merkel'office provides her with the best stage to burnish her reputation as Germany's Stabilitätsanker (anchor of stability) in an unstable...

In Riyadh, Trump to speak about confronting extremism

If other USA firms follow Bechtel's lead, then they could be the first beneficiaries of Trumpononics. Later, Trump is meeting with European Union officials in Brussels and attending a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting, before heading back ...

UK May's Conservatives hold 18 point poll lead: Survation

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has admitted that it may not be met for another year. Jeremy Corbyn said the government's spending decisions left the NHS more vulnerable to attack. Officials of the UK Independence Party (UKIP) have accused Theresa May'...

Storms Stay In Panhandle Tonight, Increase Across State Tuesday

The winds will continue to be gusty from the south right into Tuesday . Wednesday looks relatively quiet for Kansas, but more storms are on the way for Thursday and Friday with more severe weather expected. The initial batch of scattered sho...

Trump praises Australia's universal health care after Obamacare repeal

US Senator Bernie Sanders has backed comments made by US President Donald Trump that Australia has a better health care system than America. Trump said to Turnbull, before adding, "I shouldn't say this to our great gentleman, and my friend, from ...

Palestinians hold local election in West Bank

Palestinians held municipal elections on Saturday in the occupied West Bank, a first democratic exercise in years, but one that has also raised tensions between the rival Fatah and Hamas movements. Abbas' presidential term officially ended in 2009, b...

Don't call me Caitlyn: Baby name plunges in popularity

Caitlyn is no longer one of the most popular baby names. For boys, it was Liam, William, Mason, James, Benjamin, Jacob, Michael, Elijah and Ethan. Emma and Noah top the country's baby name list for the third year in a row, according to the report...

Trump says next gen leaders among Liberty grads

Trump during his address took a vague shot at detractors but strayed from his usual style of tackling the news of the day head on, only saying there's "nothing easier or more pathetic than being a critic". "Treat the word "impossible" as nothing more...

North Korea missile threat: THAAD defence could be axed by Moon Jae

North Korean state media reported the election of the South's new left-leaning president Moon Jae-In after a two-day delay, but at unusual length. Beijing , meanwhile, likely hopes to win big concessions from Moon, and Tokyo worries he'll upset a ...

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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...