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Dec 06 2017

Russian Federation suspended from Winter Olympics, clean athletes can compete as neutrals

Last summer, facing similar calls to exclude Russia from the Rio Olympics , the IOC pushed the decision onto the worldwide federations of individual sports, allowing the...

Dec 06 2017

Starbucks is opening a store in China every 15 hours

It's the first Starbucks Reserve Roastery - the company's new retail offering - outside the U.S. Customers can book coffee tasting experiences on Alibaba's e-commerce s...

Dec 06 2017

Deutsche Bank subpoenaed to provide Trump accounts' data

Trump's relationship with Deutsche Bank stretches back some two decades and the roughly $300 million he owes to the bank represents almost half of his outstanding debt, a...

Dec 06 2017

Longest-serving United States congressman quits after sex harassment claims

State Sen. Ian Conyers (D-Detroit), a great-nephew of the retiring Conyers, also has said he will seek to fill the seat. Conyers settled a wrongful dismissal claim in 2...

Dec 05 2017

Former Yemeni president said to have been killed

In a televised statement on Saturday, the former president expressed his openness to talks with a Saudi-led coalition fighting the Houthi rebels, in what the fighters cal...

Dec 05 2017

Two Lashkar militants, soldier killed in Qazigund encounter

J&K's DGP Shesh Paul Vaid said the bodies of two militants have been recoveted from the encounter site. The sources in army told Mirror that after the attack on the army ...

Dec 05 2017

Tyrod Taylor carted to locker room with knee injury

Taylor was replaced on Sunday by rookie Nathan Peterman , who completed 6 of 15 passes for 50 yards. Most of the discussion focuses on Sean McDermott's weird decision ...

Dec 05 2017

Iran Opens Chabahar Port: Pak Isolated, Indian Commerce To Get Big Boost

The ministers at the inauguration also commended the shipment of the first cargo through Chabahar, from India to Afghanistan , which comprised 110,000 tons of wheat. The...

Dec 04 2017

Congress attacks Modi over internal democracy in BJP

Addressing a rally in Gujarat's Surendranagar district, PM Modi said the party has a track record of not adhering to decisions taken within its bodies. "A few days back i...

Dec 04 2017

USA ambassador: North Korea missile 'brings us closer to war'

It was the country's third intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) test, but the first of what North Korea is calling its Hwasong-15 missile. "North Korea's continu...

Dec 04 2017

Germany withdraws diplomat from North Korea

USA and Chinese generals took part in an unusual set of security talks on Wednesday - just hours after North Korea's most powerful missile test yet - focused on how the A...

Dec 04 2017

South Korean military launches special unit to 'decapitate' Kim Jong

North Korea has warned that a "reckless" joint military drill by the US and South Korea could spark a nuclear war. Graham expressed confidence in the Trump administrati...

Dec 03 2017

Brexit Border Deal Could Threaten The UK Government

Ireland's premier on Friday called on London to provide a "credible" plan for the border separating his country from the United Kingdom once Britain leaves the European U...

Dec 03 2017

Yemen's Saleh says open to talks with Saudi-led coalition

The coalition accuses Saleh of having betrayed his Arab neighbours by joining the Houthi-led forces they say are aligned with non-Arab Iran. Saudi-owned Al Arabiya tele...

Dec 03 2017

Missing Florida teen found safe in Syracuse, soccer coach in custody

Rodriguez is now being held in a NY jail and faces a charge of interfering with the custody of a minor. On Friday afternoon, a New York State Police officer in Syracu...

Dec 03 2017

Police make arrest in Missing child case

Mariah was last seen Sunday night, when her mother, Kristy Woods, said she put her to bed in their home in Jacksonville, near the Camp Lejeune military base. "All with on...

Dec 02 2017

Police in Potsdam, Germany evacuate Christmas market, investigate suspicious object

Karl-Heinz Schroeter, interior minister of the state of Brandenburg, which surrounds Berlin , said the area would remain shut while police searched with sniffer dogs for...

Dec 02 2017

Nine dead in Taliban attack on Pakistan school

The operation is ongoing. Hospital authorities said nine persons mostly students were killed in the attack . "I was sleeping in my room with my other colleagues", sa...

Dec 02 2017

Japan's emperor to abdicate on April 30, 2019: gov't source

He will be succeeded Prime Minister Shinzoby his elder son, Crown Prince Naruhito. His Cabinet is expected to formally approve on or around December 8 a government ordina...