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Mar 24 2018

Gunman shot dead in France after killing 3 in supermarket, auto attacks

A senior police officer, a 45-year-old police lieutenant-colonel, then offered to take the hostage's place and remained holed up with Lakdim while negotiations to end the...

Mar 24 2018

Trump Signs Omnibus Spending Package To Fund Government Through September

President Trump has signed the omnibus spending bill , after threatening to veto the legislation earlier in the day. But the president was most angry about the ...

Mar 22 2018

Oil hits March high, buoyed by Middle East tensions

Tuesday also saw the American Petroleum Institute reporting a 2.74 million barrel draw of USA crude inventory last week, which would be the largest decline since earl...

Mar 22 2018

Saudi crown prince to meet with Trump amid marathon USA tour

Lotta bad things are happening in Iran . "It is an honour to have the crown prince of Saudi Arabia with us", Trump said as the pair prepared to have lunch in the Cab...

Mar 22 2018

Trump congratulates Putin after Russian president's re-election victory

Senator John McCain , the Arizona Republican, criticised Mr Trump's outreach to the Russian leader. John McCain, a noted Russian Federation hawk, who said "an American...

Mar 22 2018

Israel Confirms Bombing Suspected Syrian Nuclear Site in 2007

The Israeli military has for the first time confirmed having bombed a suspected nuclear reactor that was under construction in Syria in 2007. The military released ...

Mar 22 2018

Sheriff: Officer's quick action stopped Maryland school shooter in seconds

The latest in a long string of deadly shootings at USA schools and universities took place a little more than a month after 17 students and educators were shot dead at Ma...

Mar 22 2018

Kabul blast: Death toll rises to 29

Nawruz is extensively celebrated in Afghanistan by Shiite people by typically visiting the shrines. The television network Tolo has pointed out that attack has been perpe...

Mar 22 2018

Ex-Minnesota officer charged with murdering Australian a flight risk-prosecutors

Mr Noor has now been charged with third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter . Mohamed Noor , 32, remains jailed after Judge Kathryn Quaintance set his bail a...

Mar 22 2018

Militants free scores of abducted Nigerian schoolgirls after month in captivity

The mass kidnapping brought back painful memories of the 2014 Boko Haram abduction of almost 300 girls from a separate school in Chibok, 170 miles southeast of Dapchi. ...

Mar 22 2018

$456 Million Powerball ticket sold in Lancaster County

Two tickets sold in California and Missouri matched the numbers for a $1 million payout. If you missed out on Saturday's prize, you have another chance to win big in Tu...

Mar 22 2018

Trump Set To Levy $60 Bln In China Tariffs

Lighthizer said that Chinese high technology products would be targeted in any tariffs, although a wide range of industry groups including apparel makers fear they could ...

Mar 21 2018

Mississippi's Governor Has Signed The Nation's Most Restrictive Abortion Ban Into Law

Bryant says the law is created to "make MS the safest place in America for an unborn child ". The clinic does not perform abortions past 16 weeks , he added. It says th...

Mar 21 2018

South Korean military exercises to begin April 1

A ministry official, speaking on condition of anonymity because of department rules, said there are no immediate plans to bring in American strategic assets such as aircr...

Mar 21 2018

MD High School Shooter Used Handgun He Was Prohibited from Purchasing

Gaskill's interaction on Monday with the deceased gunman, 17-year-old Austin Wyatt Rollins , wasn't the first time he came face-to-face with a firearm. A sheriff's spoke...

Mar 20 2018

Jamaican Man Among Six Killed in Bridge Collapse at Florida University

A teenager was driving her friend to the doctor's office to pick up some medicine. Investigations are ongoing, and it is not known whether the crack contributed to th...

Mar 20 2018

Putin wins fourth term with record vote

Most of the voters AFP spoke to said they had backed Putin despite Russia's problems of poverty and poor healthcare, praising his foreign policies. Navalny - who call...

Mar 20 2018

Winter storm to hit county on first day of spring

The National Weather Service in Taunton handles weather forecasts for much of Southern New England, including MA counties east of the Berkshires. The season begins Tues...

Mar 20 2018

Court Rulings End GOP Efforts to Block Voting Map for Pennsylvania

Alito, who had previously rejected a similar challenge in the case , referred the request to the whole court, which dismissed it without comment. The new map, which ...