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Crude Settles Down Ahead Of API Reading On US Stockpiles

Oil prices advanced to the highest level in months Wednesday as expectations that OPEC will decide to extend its production-cut deal outweighed pressure from a third-straight weekly jump in USA crude supplies and a hefty rise in production.

North Korea Says Sanctions Will Only Speed Up Nuclear Programme

Fresh measures - including banning textile imports and capping petrol supply - were unanimously imposed by the UN Security Council against Pyongyang one week ago. has "great strength and patience", its options could soon run out. Instead, he said...

Abdel Fattah al-Sisi meets with Bibi in NY

Egyptian president Abdel Fattah El Sisi held his first public meeting with Israel prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in NY in an effort to drive a revival of the Israeli-Palestinian peace process. In photos ...

More than 200 dead as 7.1 magnitude quake hits Mexico

Officials say so far at least 217 people have been killed with at least 44 buildings destroyed. At least 200 people are dead after a strong natural disaster hit central Mexico on Tuesday afternoon. The death toll had originally been feared to...

Kenya's Supreme Court explains why it nullified presidential polls

The protests came after petitions were filed asking the Judicial Service Commission to remove Chief Justice David Maraga, Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu and Justice Isaac Lenaola. "The (board) can not therefore be said to have verified the resu...

Trump continues 'bromance' with France's Macron

General Assembly on Tuesday that "I deplore the American decision, but I continue to dialogue with President Trump because I'm convinced that in the end he will understand that his interest, the interest of Americans, is in the Paris Accord".

Hurricane Maria Spaghetti Models Move Farther From Florida

The islands that could be struck by the hurricane are now recovering from hurricane Irma , which was one of the most powerful storms in history. According to reports , the winds reached 160 miles per hour and are believed to be headed towar...

Owaisi flays Centre's stand on Rohingyas

Spelling out the problems illegal immigrants were posing, the Centre further said that some Rohingyas were indulging in illegal activities such as mobilization of funds through hawala channels, procuring fake identify documents-PAN (permanent accou...

Republicans demand another vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act

With Graham seeking to sell the bill as a consensus-builder among the Republican Party, Democrats opposed to his measure could seize on McMaster distancing himself as a sign the legislation does not have sufficient support to move ahead. Congress's n...

Ryanair to cancel up to 50 flights/day

Passengers whose flights have been cancelled by Ryanair are being advised of their rights by the Commission for Aviation Regulation . Des Manning told KCLR Live they've been busy fielding calls about it and thankfully haven't had any of their custo...

Boston College students attacked with acid in France

In January, authorities said a 15-year-old Turkish Kurd attacked a Jewish teacher with a machete and claimed he did so on behalf of the Islamic State. The attack that occurred around 11 a.m. local time Sunday morning at the Saint-Charles train stat...

Trump Shares Doctored Image of His Golf Ball Hitting Hillary Clinton

The GIF clearly splices two different video clips together to make it appear as if the President is hitting a ball right at the former first lady. In July, Trump retweeted a video of himself pummeling a wrestler with a CNN logo for a head. "Retweetin...

Theresa May complained to Trump after London bombing tweet

Police said they were treating the explosion as a "terrorist incident" and have launched an "urgent manhunt" for the suspect. Trump told reporters Friday morning that he had been briefed on the explosion and said he planned to call May.

US Urges Kurds to Call Off Independence Vote

The parliament of Iraq's autonomous region of Kurdistan voted Friday in favour of holding an independence referendum, which is set for September 25. Urging new talks between Iraq's central Baghdad government and the KRG, the office in a statement...

Cassini's greatest hits: Remembering the 20-year mission to Saturn

When Cassini arrived at Saturn , where one "year" lasts 29.5 Earth years, the gas giant went through northern winter, and Cassini was there to witness the planet's change of seasons. Flight controllers wearing matching purple shirts stood a...

Russian war game to 'intimidate' North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies

And depending on how aggressive a signal Russian Federation wants to send, it could choose to forgo the nuclear part of the exercises with this year's target: the fictional country of Veishnoriya, supposedly backed by the West and in coalition with...

Baldwin and Johnson sign on to opposing health care bills

The senator from SC continued, saying "we need to have a game plan to get this done, and I am confident that if we got on the floor of the United States Senate talking about a block grant, Republicans would rally all over the country and come to ou...

Cassini Spacecraft Makes Its Final Approach to Saturn

This plan was the Grand Finale , 22 ever-more-daring orbits skimming Saturn's atmosphere and darting between the rings until finally, inevitably, steepening Cassini's near-misses into a final plunge directly into Saturn. It transmitted data from...

Endless War Continues as Senate Kills Effort to Repeal 2001 Authorization

Speaking on the Senate floor Tuesday, Paul said , "I rise today to oppose unauthorized, undeclared, and unconstitutional war". Paul's effort won him four hours of debate time to argue for his amendment, which he used to denounce "unlimited w...

Thousands Evacuated in Russia Due to 'Telephone Terror'

More threats and evacuations were reported yesterday in cities ranging from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky in the far east, across Siberia, to Kaliningrad along the Baltic Coast. The Interior Ministry and Security Council declined to comment. Three of Mo...

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Google acquires United Kingdom technology start-up Redux

However, it is believed the deal went through in August. The Verge tested startup's technology a year ago on a tablet. "Moreover, our surface audio technology is more power ef...

Rain on tap but watch out for Friday night

Mostly cloudy and cold , with a high near 10. The strongest winds will be found from west central to south central Minnesota where winds could gust to 40 miles per hour . A Blizz...

Trump, Bipartisan Lawmakers Discuss Immigration Reform

Led by Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte and Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul, the bill would curtail chain migration and end the Diversity Visa Lottery, which Presiden...

Trump's plaintiff cry to Bannon, Wolff - Shut up or I'll sue

Sanders said there was a "very short phone conversation" but there was no "interview about the book ", accusing Wolff of falsely making it seem as if he was outside the Oval Offic...

Suspects in death of 4-year-old MI girl captured in Georgia

Police say Diaz and Fields are driving a 2002 black Chevy Cavalier with the MI license plate of DTR1854. A postmortem uncovered signs of Battered Child Syndrome, denoting the gi...

Replay of SpaceX's first launch and landing of 2018

A backup two-hour launch is slated for tonight, January 8 at 8:00 p.m. Zuma is funded by an unknown branch of the United States government and its payload is classified. Falcon H...

HTC Vive Introduces New Vive Pro Headset, Wireless Adapter

CES appears to have other players in the wireless-VR space, as well, and we'll do our best at Ars to cover or go hands on with any promising VR demos, especially any with the HTC ...

Supreme Court to review Section 377: All your questions answered

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to review two challenges to a MS law considered to be one of the most extreme anti-gay rights laws in the country. This follows the ape...

'Trump administration trying something new for Pakistan'

The US has given almost $33 billion aid to Pakistan since 2002. The Foreign Military Financing programme, by which the United States pays Pakistan to buy its military hardware ma...

Bigg Boss 11: Luv Tyagi eliminated; show gets its top 5 contestants

Luv tells that he will miss the wake up song, while Hina tells that she will miss the peace in the house. Contestants Hina Khan , Shilpa Shinde , Vikas Gupta , Luv Tyagi wer...

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Prosecutors in pot-friendly states will decide on crackdown

Prosecutors in pot-friendly states will decide on crackdown

Sillitoe said he doesn't expect prosecutors to start banging down his doors. "You're not going to waste your resources on cases you can't win or cases your community is against". T...

Astronaut John Young remembered as

Astronaut John Young remembered as "fearless"

He eventually became one of the most accomplished astronauts in the history of the United States space programme. Spanning three generations of spaceflight, he went on to fly in s...

Investigators Suspect Somebody Set Roy Moore Accuser's House on Fire

Investigators Suspect Somebody Set Roy Moore Accuser's House on Fire

Johnson told AL.com Friday that the fire left her Gadsden home a total loss, saying she was "devastated, just devastated". Johnson says she and her family were not injured but...

Thousands of Flights Cancelled, Delayed Due to Winter Storm

Thousands of Flights Cancelled, Delayed Due to Winter Storm

The airport was temporarily closed due to heavy snow, ice, and harsh winds, the airport tweeted . For travelers who use Greyhound , buses running between Montreal, Boston, New...

United Kingdom needs 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups to cut waste - lawmakers

United Kingdom needs 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups to cut waste - lawmakers

The Irish parliament is considering banning single-use coffee cups whilst the German city Hamburg said in 2016 that it will no longer use coffee-makers with aluminium capsules in...