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France's Macron says external powers must stop interfering in Lebanon

Citing the Saudi blockade of Qatar, its bombing campaign in Yemen and Lebanon, he said: "We would encourage them to be a bit more measured, a bit more thoughtful, in those actions, to fully consider the consequences". In his resignation statement Har...

GM workers donate toys to Salvation Army

Funds raised during the Kettle Season a year ago helped provide support for over 9,400 people. Applin believes donations are down because donors are burned out on giving this year, with all the recent hurricanes in Texas, Puerto Rico, and Florida.

'Islamist' terrot plot to assassinate UK PM Theresa May foiled

The report said police believed there was a plan to launch an improvised explosive device at Downing Street and, in the chaos that ensued, attack and kill May. The Guardian reports that the attack could have been stopped ; the intelligence was "mis...

Bigg Boss 11: Arshi Khan becomes the new captain of the house

However, Akash is now trying to mend things with Shilpa as well as Arshi Khan and, is also bent on bringing Shilpa and Arshi together again. Arshi Khan, one of the most popular contestants of the Bigg Boss house, has been crowned the new captain ...

Trump Says He's Encouraging Orrin Hatch To Run For Another Senate Term

The Republicans who discussed the matter with Romney recently said they are convinced Trump wants to keep the former MA governor out of the race. Hatch, who is flying to Utah and back Monday with Trump on Air Force One, has been one of the presiden...

Brainstorm Health: Race and Cancer Treatment, Streaming Workouts, UnitedHealth-DaVita Deal

Praesidium Investment Management Company Llc increased Masonite Intl Corp New (DOOR) stake by 2.94% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. (NYSE: DVA ). Mutual Of America Cap Management Ltd Liability holds 18,962 shares. The stock decreased 0.10% or $0.08 du...

Singapore Airlines reroutes flights over North Korean missile threat

No one flies over North Korean airspace, but the area around it is quite busy. Singapore Airlines has changed some of its flight routes between Asia and the U.S.in response to North Korea's missile tests, CNNMoney reported. The most recent incident...

Bigg Boss 11: Divya Agarwal Tearfully Confronted Priyank Sharma

The official tweet of Colors, "Arshi Khan's happiness has no bounds when she meets her father!" While we will get to see Puneesh Sharma's father enter the house, Shilpa Shinde 's mother will also be seen giving some advice to Aakash Dadlani.

Whistleblower: Flynn texts broached nuclear plan, sanctions

The whistleblower alleged that the businessman boasted about the contents of the text from Flynn, calling it "the best day of my life", according to a detailed account of the alleged incident laid out in a letter from Rep. The whistleblower told ...

Sunni Waqf Board rejects Sibal's plea

He, however, noted that the Congress has said the views expressed by Sibal, who represents the Sunni Waqf Board in the case in the Supreme Court, were his own. Another party to the case, Haji Mehboob said he also wanted early disposal of the matter a...

Trump lawyer: Deutsche Bank has not received subpoena for Trump records

Bloomberg reported Tuesday that Mueller issued a subpoena to Deutsche Bank for the information weeks ago. "We have confirmed that the news reports that the special counsel had subpoenaed financial records relating to the President are false", Mr...

Border arrests fall, deportations soar

According to numbers from ICE, federal immigration authorities deported fewer illegal immigrants in 2017 than in 2016, even as they arrested far more people suspected of being in the United States illegally. At ports of entry and global mailing facil...

Supreme Court allows enforcement of Trump travel ban while legal challenges continue

It applies to travelers from Chad, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen. Monday's action sent a strong signal that the court is likely to uphold the ban on the merits when the case likely returns to the justices in the coming months. This is the t...

U.S. strategic bombers to train in South Korea

Among the aircraft sent by the us were a B-1B bomber, several F-22 Raptor stealth jets, F-35 stealth jets, and F-16 fighters. There were no details on when the drills took place, but Chen said the maneuvers involved "fighter jets, early warning air...

What you need to know about the Christmas tree shortage

In 2013, the average buyer reported spending $35.30 on a Christmas tree; previous year, they spent $74.70. But they were able to replace that with Douglas Firs, Plus they grow Scotch Pine trees on the farm. Jack Lucas, the owner of Tree Towne, which ...

UA Graduate Students Join National Walkout Protesting Tax Bill

The Senate is now considering the plan, holding preliminary votes on the package this week. The tax bill also lowers tax rates, she said . They are also compensated with tuition remission and waivers for teaching and research work at Virginia Tech...

Shoppers head to Holyoke Mall this Black Friday

Black Friday has always been a controversial subject with stories of trampled people and over-zealous shoppers dominating headlines in recent years. While the mall is happy for the business, it was a little too much traffic for some shoppers we spo...

In Our View: For Shopping, Think Small

Local businesses are the lifeblood of any small community. This Saturday and throughout the holiday season, local businesses are stocked with one-of-a-kind finds that will have those on your shopping list buzzing long after the packages are open.

Topeka Community Thanksgiving Dinner celebrates 50th anniversary by serving 2550 meals

The church provided all your favorite Thanksgiving fixin's, thanks to donations from area businesses. But losing that much food hit the Rioses hard. "I'm thankful for my family and friends and that there are people like Central Presbyterian Churc...

Zimbabwe's Mugabe speech was meant to sanitise army intervention

Former governor Peter Chanesta died on January 2, 2017. Worth noting, as they ponder about that future, is the undeniable fact that Mugabe's authoritarian rule was a result of the absence of strong, independent institutions that should have kept hi...

Duterte serenades Trump during Asia tour

The American leader also expressed his appreciation for the Philippine government's "great treatment" of Asean leaders and dialogue partners who graced the event. Bush, also met with the families. "This has been very successful", Trump said. In it, T...

Trump to ask Xi to ratchet up pressure on North Korea

U.S. President Donald Trump holds a bilateral meeting with China's President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing Thursday, Nov. "We will open wider and wider", Xi said. "As two distinctive countries our two sides may have di...

Trump, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe overcome 'rocky start' with golf diplomacy

Trump also said Japan's purchase of additional military equipment would help the United States with jobs, according to The Wall Street Journal , which added that Abe said he thinks Japan will buy more equipment. US President Donald Trump sparked...

RCPD gives a few safety tips for Halloween trick-or-treaters

Cars - Trick-or-treaters: Keep an eye out for cars and look both ways while trick-or-treating in the dark. Read on to find out if your town is the best for trick-or-treaters. with local businesses handing out treats for those who wish to trick-or-...

Anthony Joshua beats stand-in opponent Carlos Takam in tough fight

The Frenchman put on a heroic display despite two nasty cuts above both eyes in front of over 70,000 people in the Principality Stadium. Next up for Joshua is an attempt to unify the heavyweight belts. The fight was paused near the start of round ...

Saudi Arabia becomes first country to grant citizenship to robot

But it has its limits - it has its place. Non-Saudis are rarely given citizenship , despite the kingdom being the birthplace of many of them. Al Arabiya reports that Sophia the robot received this honour while attending the Future Inv...

Gravitational waves caused by colliding neutron stars a 'massive' discovery

Both press conferences were streamed live. Said co-discoverer Benoit Mours of France's CNRS research institute, "We witnessed history unfolding in front of our eyes: two neutron stars drawing closer, closer... Apparently, the fabric of the univer...

Boy Scouts announce plan to admit girls | Your comments

Only girls should be in Girl Scouts . "Strange, I thought that's what the Girl Scouts was for???" he said on Twitter. One stop shop scouting: that's the policy announced late Wednesday by the 107-year-old Boy Scouts of America , allowing g...

How will admitting girls to some Boy Scouts programs change both organizations?

Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts share a lot of similar values and activities, yet they differ in some fundamental ways. The Boy Scouts even have several co-ed programs for both boys and girls. The Boy Scouts said it received requests from girls a...

South Florida candidate for Congress slams Boy Scouts plan to admit girls

One stop shop scouting: that's the policy announced late Wednesday by the 107-year-old Boy Scouts of America , allowing girls into the program but keeping them separate. Ingraham, an attorney who has two sons and a daughter, doesn't understand why...

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Erdogan vows to defy U.S. 'threats' after currency crash

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is appealing for calm as the country's currency plunges, urging people to change foreign money into local lira . The White House said he...

Erdogan says US 'wrong' to threaten Turkey after Trump doubles tariffs

A meeting between senior diplomats from the two countries on Wednesday in Washington did not produce significant progress to ease tensions over the trial of United States pastor...

Imran Khan's PTI, opposition parties struggle to consolidate their position in parliament

Imran Khan will take the oath as Pakistan's Prime Minister on August 18, a senior Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader said on Friday. Former Speaker National Assembly, Sardar Ay...

Turkey’s Erdogan stands by opposition to high interest rates

The central bank has over the last weeks defied calls from markets for rate hikes to combat these problems, raising fears of interference from Mr Erdogan, who has repeatedly called...

One year after Charlottesville rally, Trump says he condemns all racism

The declarations enable law enforcement to access state resources, including the National Guard, if unrest breaks out at events in and around Charlottesville and outside Washing...

Taliban storms Afghanistan’s Ghazni, seizes control of parts of city

Forces Afghanistan tweet said. Inside Ghazni city, residents were staying indoors making independent verification of the different claims impossible. Martin O'Donnell, spokes...

Turkey Fallout May Also Hit Indian Markets

Trump said Friday on Twitter that he authorized a new 20 percent tariff on aluminum and 50 percent tariff on steel from Turkey. "Their currency, the Turkish lira, sl...

NASA spacecraft rockets toward sun for closest look yet

Scientists hope to shed light on the workings of our closest star - including the dynamics of the solar wind of electrically charged particles, and the reason why the sun's outer...

Judge halts deportation, threatens AG with contempt

The Trump administration's immigration policies are drawing more fire with this week's lawsuit filed by the ACLU, challenging a move by Attorney General Sessions to deny as...

Campers flee from raging French floods

About 750 people in all were evacuated in Gard, mainly from campsites, a top district official, Thierry Dousset, told France's BFM-TV news channel. "We just have what we're wea...

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Trump condemns racism, year after Charlottesville

Trump condemns racism, year after Charlottesville

White nationalists exchange volleys of pepper spray with counterprotesters as they enter Lee Park during the Unite the Right rally on August 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Va. "...

Colbert: Trump's proposed Space Force inspired by Buzz Lightyear

Colbert: Trump's proposed Space Force inspired by Buzz Lightyear

Pence cited new threats the USA faces in space, particularly from Russian Federation and China . Officials plan to create a Space Operations Force - an "elite group of war...

Argentine Senate debates measure to legalize abortion

Argentine Senate debates measure to legalize abortion

Senators voted by 38 to 31 to reject the bill that would have liberalised the law. The bill was passed by Congress's lower house in June by the narrowest of margins. "Today...

Zimbabwe opposition lodges appeal against election result

Zimbabwe opposition lodges appeal against election result

Advocate Mpofu said the applicant has enough evidence including alleged statistical misrepresentations by the elections administration body, ZEC and other factors that included an ...

Rep. Chris Collins Suspends Re-Election Campaign After Indictment

Rep. Chris Collins Suspends Re-Election Campaign After Indictment

At one point, you could hear Congresswoman McMorris Rodgers chiming in. If President Donald Trump is going to fire special counsel Robert Mueller that also has to happen afte...

Maryland, DC Prepare For Unite The Right Rally

Maryland, DC Prepare For Unite The Right Rally

That's what happened previous year at the original "Unite the Right" rally and at a July 2017 Ku Klux Klan gathering in Charlottesville, where Klansmen were outnumbered 20-to-1. T...

Evacuations still in place as fire grows overnight

Evacuations still in place as fire grows overnight

That's an assessment climate scientists and fire ecologists agree with, as NPR's Kirk Siegler reports : "People should not take solace that this is the worst it's going to get". '...

Trump imposes higher tariffs on Turkey, sending lira crashing

Trump imposes higher tariffs on Turkey, sending lira crashing

Hesse said that European banks could suffer losses if they loaned money in Turkey or owned Turkish banks but that the possible losses were not large enough to trigger a eurozone ba...

New quake rocks Indonesia, toll in previous one reaches 259

New quake rocks Indonesia, toll in previous one reaches 259

Rescue workers look for survivors of Sunday's natural disaster on the Indonesian island of Lombok. Thousands of tourists visiting Lombok - as well as the nearby Gili Islands and...