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Nov 17 2017

Russian Federation shoots down US-backed extension of Syria gas attacks probe

At the outset of the meeting, Russian Federation withdrew its draft resolution so it would be voted on second. The statement comes as a joint global inquiry by the Unit...

Nov 16 2017

Four People Dead, Gunman Killed in Tehama County, N. Calif.: Sheriff

Neal shot two of his neighbors in an apparent act of revenge before he went looking for random victims. At one point, the gunman tried to enter Tehama Elementary School, ...

Nov 16 2017

Women Claiming Assault Sue Uber Over Driver-Screening Practices

The complaint notes how MA had initiated a stricter review of potential Uber drivers. The lawsuit suggests a few ways in which Uber can better address sexual violence a...

Nov 16 2017

Israel Free to Act in Syria to Defend Own Security - Defense Minister

Netanyahu announced the offer via live broadcast at an annual gathering for North American Jewish leaders, saying that Israel would do everything it could to assist the R...

Nov 15 2017

North Korean soldier defects to the South at Joint Security Area: JCS

Soldiers from the North have occasionally defected to South Korea across the border but it is rare for a North Korean soldier to defect via the Joint Security Area, whe...

Nov 15 2017

Donald Trump offers to mediate in protracted South China Sea feud

In August, foreign ministers of the ASEAN states and China agreed to formally endorse a framework for a code of conduct on the South China Sea that was said to "cemen...

Nov 15 2017

Sessions to testify on Russian Federation before House Judiciary Committee

Sessions, a former U.S. Senator who was involved in Trump's campaign, has repeatedly denied misleading Congress, saying his prior statements under oath were all true. J...

Nov 15 2017

3 dead, shooter killed in California school shooting

He says there were seven shooting scenes and that there may be more victims. Officials said they recovered a semi-automatic rifle and two handguns from the shooter . I...

Nov 15 2017

Australia says yes to same-sex marriage in historic postal survey

At 9.00am AEST this morning, Australian's will know the official result of the same-sex marriage postal survey. The result is expected to mirror a myriad of opinion...

Nov 15 2017

Russian Federation releases video game screenshot as 'proof' USA is working with IS

When Russian's Ministry of Defense first tweeted out the " evidence ", they did so in multiple languages, but not all of those are available any longer. "All content subj...

Nov 14 2017

Trump on North Korea crisis: I'd never call Kim 'short and fat'

Trump followed up his freaky tweet by telling reporters that it would be a "good thing" for him and dictator to become friends. Tensions have soared between the Unite...

Nov 14 2017

Police Identify Suspect in Mall of America Stabbing

A statement from Bloomington police said: "A subject is in custody after a stabbing at Macy's". Hearing the victim's screams, the man's family rushed to his aid, on...

Nov 13 2017

Uber to appeal after losing challenge to ruling on drivers' employment rights

The 25 drivers' claims brought by the GMB trade union, who were represented by law firm Leigh Day, were heard in the London Central Employment Tribunal in July 2016. "The...

Nov 13 2017

Pak-WI to play bilateral T20I series for next five years

Najam Sethi, chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board, has said that the board is determined to ensure Karachi gets to host the final of the third edition of the Pakistan S...

Nov 13 2017

Macron Urged to Be Fair, Have Foresight

Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi said its missile programme was defensive and unrelated to the landmark nuclear deal that put a cap on Iran's nuclear ac...

Nov 13 2017

Yemeni airline says not resumed commercial flights after blockade

The Huthi rebel media outlet Al-Masirah also reported the two air strikes. The move came after Saudi Arabia intercepted a missile fired towards Riyadh, which it blamed ...

Nov 13 2017

14 drown as boat capsizes in Krishna river

Last week, at least nine people, including five children, drowned in two incidents in Vaishali and Samastipur districts of Bihar today, police had said. Another 20 people...

Nov 12 2017

Seoul, Washington start manoeuvers with U.S. aircraft carriers

The JCS said in a statement that the exercise was seeking to strengthen and expand the dissuasive strategy to prevent Pyongyang from carrying out further provocations in ...

Nov 12 2017

US Special Counsel Reportedly Probing Plot To Hand Over Turkish Cleric Gulen

News' report does not have any information about the nature of the meeting, although it says that it is reviewing emails sent from Flynn's firm to Rohrabacher's staff t...