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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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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...