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Another US senator endorses arms embargo during crisis

U.S. Republican Senator Bob Corker said on Monday that he will not agree to any arms sales to countries in the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC) until its current dispute with Qatar is solved. Yesterday, the chairman of the US...

BIGBANG's Taeyang named honorary ambassador for PyeongChang 2018

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspects the construction site of Ryomyong Street, in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA). "Given President Moon Jae-in's underlying belief in the need for dialogue, reconcili...

Frank Kush, the winningest coach in Arizona State history, dies at 88

His legacy will always be the cornerstone of the Arizona State football program . The most accomplished football coach in Sun Devil history, Frank, Kush , has died. The coach ended his tenure at Arizona State after punter Kevin Rutledge claimed Ku...

London council evacuates residents amid fire safety concerns

One tribute, from a firefighter from a station in the Kensington and Chelsea borough read: "20th floor, we tried. we're sorry". "We did our best I promise". Teacher Kim Price, who lives in Blashford Tower with her 14-year-old son, said: "I really don...

May to face fury of own MPs

Britain's prime minister has begun talks with a Northern Ireland-based party Tuesday to see if they can create an alliance to push through the Conservative Party's agenda after a disastrous snap election left her short of a majority in Parliament.

Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 election

During the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing in Washington D.C. on Wednesday, Steve Sandvoss - executive director of Illinois State Board of Elections - said security training funded by a federal entity would be beneficial in the future.

IOS 11 vs iOS 10: What's New in iOS 11

By ditching 32-bit altogether, Apple is able to move on without the burden of 32-bit backward compatibility, and it also frees up valuable RAM and storage for more effective use in its current devices - greater space for manoeuvre. Combined with ye...

Siddaramaiah govt waives off farmers' loans up to Rs 50000

In another tweet, the chief minister said that loans worth Rs 8,165 crore would thus be written off, benefiting 22,27,506 farmers in the state. "While loan waivers may give temporary relief to farmers and boost rural consumption, funding of the sam...

Trump approval hits low point in CBS poll

Fifty-seven percent of GOP respondents approved of Trump's handling of the Russian Federation investigation. The latest numbers include 31 percent who said they "strongly" approve of the job the president is doing vs. Additionally, he notes that Trum...

BJP Parliamentary Board to meet to finalise prez nominee

The three-member party committee, which includes Union Ministers Rajnath Singh , M Venkaiah Naidu and Arun Jaitley , will brief the board members about the consultations undertaken by them with allies and opposition parties. Naidu also met Samaj...

Solar energy is killing coal, despite Trump's promises

Households selected for the trail will have "Solar Smart Monitors" installed at their homes - a solar metering device made by Sydney-based energy data company WattWatchers - to measure how much solar their PV systems generate; how much electricity th...

Tesla crash: driver ignored warnings, investigators find

The National Transportation Safety Board said the driver had been using the semi-autonomous driver assistance system for extended periods when his auto crashed into a 53-foot freight trailer west of Williston, Florida. Meanwhile, in a separate inve...

Angry Trump decries being target of Russian Federation probe

The second, the source continued, is whether if any potential offences were committed, Trump or others attempted to cover them up or obstruct the investigation into them. Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, has not said what exactly prompted him...

Bollywood incomplete without Karan Johar, says actor Saif Ali Khan

Apparently, the actress wants to plan her next project after Veerey Di Wedding well in advance to spend time with her six-month-old baby Taimur . I am not looking down on acting, but it is not the most stable profession. We talk constantly and she d...

Fate of program to protect young immigrants still undecided

The Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) says Trump's leaving DACA in place "undermines" other directives the president issued in an effort to crack down on illegal immigration. No permits "will be terminated prior to their current...

Trump confirms he is under investigation

Rosenstein took charge of the investigation in March after Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself under pressure over his own contacts with Russian officials. He also claimed that the person investigating him advised him to fire Comey,...

The Note: The White House stressing Sessions

Chris, remember there is no evidence of wrongdoing; there's no evidence of collusion; there's no evidence of obstruction. But he does find four anonymous lawyers, three of whom worked at one point for the Justice Department , to say it's inappropr...

US Oil Prices Tumble Below $45 After Surprise Build in Gasoline Inventories

Traders said the slight increases were a result of a partial export halt in Libya . The oversupply continues to threaten the commodity since late last month; according to some data provided by the American Petroleum Institute , it revealed that a...

Deputy AG Rosenstein set for budget hearing Tuesday

Robert Mueller is superb choice to be special counsel. She asked whether he has seen "any evidence of good cause" to fire Mueller. "The people in the administration were quick to reach out to me and say Chris Ruddy doesn't speak for this adminis...

OR becomes first state to allow third gender option

LGBT rights groups praised the move while other states are looking to do the same. The shift comes a year after an OR judge ruled a retired Army veteran could legally identify as non-binary. OR is the only USA state to allow an unspecified gender, ...

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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...

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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...