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Nov 21 2017

Mysterious Signals Did Not Come from Missing Submarine; MF/HF Frequencies Listed

It had previously said it would deploy a deep-sea mission with a remotely operated vehicle and two vessels capable of rescuing people from submarines. On Board the submar...

Nov 21 2017

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe clings to power as deadline passes

The students are also demanding that a doctorate given to first lady Grace Mugabe be revoked. Instead, he told viewers he meant to preside over a congress next month of...

Nov 20 2017

Arab League delivers harsh criticism of Iran, little action

Saudi Arabia asked Arab foreign ministers meeting in Cairo on Sunday to condemn what Riyadh and its allies see as Iran's meddling in Arab affairs and its alleged ...

Nov 19 2017

Ontario tables legislation to force college profs back to work

The Ontario Liberals tried again today to push through their back to work legislation but once again thNDP blocked it. But Don Sinclair, CEO of the College Employer Cou...

Nov 19 2017

Trump comments on Roy Moore: If allegations true, Moore should step aside

The first accusations of misconduct against him - namely, allegedly making sexual advances on a 14-year-old when he was 32 - were reported by the Washington Post on Nov...

Nov 19 2017

Not Bad Saturday, Strong Winds and Rain Tonight into Sunday

Wind gusts of 50 miles per hour or stronger are possible, especially near the Lake Erie shoreline, according to the National Weather Service . The National Weather Ser...

Nov 18 2017

Raila Odinga's auto hit with by a tear gas cannister

Odinga , leader of the National Super Alliance (NASA), said in a statement that authorities had also used "armed militia and live bullets" to disperse supporters, which l...

Nov 18 2017

Norwegian wealth fund plans to divest of oil and gas

The fund said it doesn't expect returns or market risk to be affected "appreciably" by its proposal, emphasizing that cutting exposure to the energy industry would allo...

Nov 18 2017

Those who had doubts must introspect: Jaitley on Moody's upgrade for India

The decision to upgrade the ratings is underpinned by agency's expectation that continued progress on economic and institutional reforms will enhance India's high growth ...

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 17 2017

Twitter announces new guidelines and begins verification purge

According to Twitter's new policies , if a verified account promotes violence or encourages other users to incite violent acts on people based purely on their race, se...

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

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...