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U.S. moving embassy to Jerusalem in May

The Arab League on Saturday slammed the U.S. announcement that it would relocate its embassy in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem in May. According to Channel 10 and Hadashot news, a ribbon-cutting ceremony is being planned for mid-May. It ruptured generat...

Crews search southwest Colorado for missing plane with 4 on board

The United States Air Force Rescue Coordination Center (AFCC) has confirmed it is searching for a overdue airplane, possibly carrying four men from Warner, Alta. They left on the final three-hour leg of their flight to Albuquerque Thursday morning, s...

RBS sees first annual profit since 2007

RBS's chief financial officer Ewen Stevenson said the bank's 2018 results would "in part depend on DoJ - we'll control what we can control". "RBS, still majority-owned by the taxpayer, has recently been dragged through the coals by the disconcertin...

Gupta empire collapses as Zuma exits South African presidency

The new spending plan contains tax increases for most South Africans, rather than concentrating the burden on the high earners and corporations, which can more easily shift earnings overseas. The rand was at R11.7226 to the dollar from R11.6722. Mr...

Groom, grandmother killed after wedding gift explodes in Odisha; bride critically injured

They had taken the package to the room of Soumya Shekar's grandmother to unwrap it when the bomb exploded. The grandmother of the groom too was killed in the explosion. The parcel contained a high-grade explosive. Soumya Sekhar Sahu of Patnagarh an...

Clayton-Based Enterprise Drops NRA Discount For Rental Cars After Parkland Shooting

The NRA " member benefits " page offers savings on a credit card, hearing aids, life insurance, home security systems, auto purchases, moving fees, prescription drugs, and branded checkbooks, among other things. Company spokespeople would not elabor...

Much Colder Today; More Rain, Winter Weather Possible

Kansas City Public Schools was one of the only metro schools in session. Authorities have not said whether that person was hospitalized afterward. Multiple wrecks have been reported on southbound Interstate 35 and Gardner Road in Johnson County.

Joanna Demafelis: Employers of Filipina maid found dead in freezer arrested

Philippines foreign secretary Alan Peter Cayetano welcomed the news of the arrests, calling it a "critical first step in our quest for justice for Joanna". Duterte and other officials have asked Kuwaiti authorities to hunt for the couple. Philippine ...

Pentagon Will Not Confirm Russian Stealth Fighters Deployed to Syria

It is celebrated on February 23, except in Kazakhstan, where it is celebrated on May 7. In December, two F-22's intercepted two Russian aircraft that had flown east of the "de-confliction line" that is supposed to separate Russian and US-led coalit...

Trump praises Turnbull at White House

Diplomats - and even a mutual friend, golfer Greg Norman, who was at the White House on Friday - rushed to fix the damage. No one was harmed in the breach and the woman was apprehended, the US Secret Service said in a statement. President Trump tou...

Team USA is suddenly surging at the Winter Olympics

The U.S.is barreling toward its worst showing in women's figure skating at the Olympics . With the top six skaters to go, the Americans nearly certainly will wind up ninth, 10th and 11th. Another near capacity crowd of mainly South Koreans fille...

Donald Trump thinks 'a rating system' is needed for movies

Very recently President Donald Trump met with the state and local officials on school safety at the White House and he has shared his thoughts on the recent violent culture that is emerging. "It's been going on for as long as there's been video ga...

Pakistan slams report of FATF putting it on terror financing watchlist

The Pakistani government official said the South Asian nation would be officially placed on the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) watchlist in June at its next meeting, which is why the FATF statement on Friday did not mention Pakistan. They claim ...

Armenia ranked 107th in Corruption Perceptions index 2017

The UAE has improved its rank due to good and efficient management of public finances, improved public procurement, and better access to public services and infrastructure. The report clubbed India with the Philippines and the Maldives as the worst...

Team USA Beats Canada to End Women's Olympic Hockey Gold Medal Drought

Larocque, who is clearly accustomed to gold after winning at the 2014 Winter Olympics , immediately removed her silver after it was placed around her neck. There were 10 returning players from that team in Pyeongchang, the pain as fresh as the day i...

Harry and Megan Anthrax Threat

A more private evening reception will be hosted later by Prince Harry's father, Prince Charles. Officers from the Metropolitan Police's counter-terrorism command were called in after the letter was received on February 12. "You know that in a cli...

Manafort, Gates indicted on new tax and bank fraud charges

Our Commander-in-chief, whose chief responsibility is protecting our national security, is silent about this, and he says that he has Putin's word that Russian Federation did not meddle in our election. They said more than $75 million passed throug...

Trump Jr looks forward to investing more in India

Mr Donald Trump Jr told the Times of India that the Trump Organisation was turning down global business opportunities because of his father's position. The businessman will visit Trump real estate projects in four Indian cities as well as wine and ...

Venezuela Comes Out With Guides On Petro Digital Currency

It has hit the country hard since oil accounts for 96 percent of its exports. "Within the framework of policies to strengthen monetary sovereignty and promote welfare by bringing power closer to its citizens, the government of the Bolivarian Republ...

Pakistan gets reprieve from FATF on terror watch-list: Asif

He further said the Asia Pacific Group, which is part of FATF, was asked to consider another report in June. Pakistans Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif took to social media early this morning to announce that "our efforts paid" and "no consensus for...

Pakistan's top court rules against disqualified PM Sharif

Liked the story? We're a non-profit. The judgment brushed aside the controversial Election Act 2017 which after being passed by both Houses of the Parliament previous year had paved the way for Nawaz Sharif to head the ruling PML-N after the Suprem...

Canada's PM Trudeau denies support for Sikh separatists

Amarinder Singh later said that he raised the issue of "Khalistan" and the support certain elements in Canada were giving to it to cause disturbance in Punjab. There was the Taj Mahal and the Golden Temple, for example, all recognizable backdrops for...

USA intelligence tags Duterte a 'threat to democracy, human rights'

Countering the report, Roque said Duterte "is no autocrat or has autocratic tendencies", adding "he adheres to the rule of law and remains loyal to the constitution". Duterte has always been under fire for alleged extrajudicial killings and human-rig...

Large number of girls may have been abducted by Boko Haram

Yobe police commissioner Abdumaliki Sunmonu, said the students are being profiled to know who is missing. "Now we just heard that they sighted them somewhere and the military is heading to the scene", he said. "We have every reason to suspect that ...

UN Security Council to vote on Syria ceasefire

Observatory head Rami Abdel Rahman said at least 72 children were among the 312 people killed in strikes since Sunday. Information documented by his office alone showed at least 346 civilian deaths and 878 injuries, mostly from air strikes on resid...

Pence planned to meet North Koreans at Olympics, but Pyongyang canceled

He continued, saying North Korea had a "desire to whitewash their murderous regime with nice photo ops at the Olympics ". Had the North Koreans accepted the invitation for talks, the meeting would have likely overlapped with talks between the Nort...

Venezuela launches oil cryptocurrency

But given its history and the risk of running afoul of USA watchdogs, the new currency still seems a lot like the old one-even if it's been sprinkled with cryptocurrency dust. Skeptics have expressed doubts that the currency will thrive, mainly bec...

MHA seeks report on Delhi chief secretary's assault

Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash was allegedly manhandled by Aam Aadmi Party ( AAP ) MLAs at the residence of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday night, drawing widespread condemnations and protest from IAS officers and Government employ...

Joint Korea Winter Asian Games proposed

The report, a copy of which was seen by the Financial Times , did not clarify whether South Korea would host the annual Foal Eagle field training exercises, which involve soldiers on the ground and are particularly despised by the North.

Rick Gates is reportedly about to plead guilty to Robert Mueller

Trump-aligned voices on Capitol Hill and in the media, meanwhile, prominently including Fox News , continue to call for Mueller's head, and attacks on Mueller from inside the White House have proliferated. "Rick Gates is going to change his plea to ...

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Iran wants Europeans to present economic package by end of May

Mr Khamenei made five demands to European countries, warning unless they were met Iran would resume its enrichment of uranium. The meeting between Iran, Britain, France, Germany,...

Congress threatens to block deal between White House and China on ZTE

The Commerce Department last month had blocked China's ZTE from importing American components for seven years, accusing it of misleading USA regulators, after it had settled cha...

US Warns Syria Of "Firm" Measures For Ceasefire Violations

The U.S. and Israel are growing increasingly concerned about Iranian military activities in Syria in support of Assad. The Israel Defense Forces refused to comment on the attack. O...

Cyclone Mekunu pounds Yemen island on its path to Oman

After rain and wind blew through Hubballi, the entire roof of a building in Udyama Nagara there which houses Venkateshwara Steels and George Oakes, flew away. Salalah and the surro...

Putin reveals when he will step down as Russian Federation president

Mr Macron has been openly critical of Moscow's unwavering support for Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad, whom he has repeatedly shielded at the UN Security Council by thwarting attem...

Tamil Nadu violence: CPI demands resignation of CM K Palaniswami

The Labour Party in Britain wants Vedanta Resources Plc.to be de-listed from the London Stock Exchange after 13 people died while protesting against Sterlite Copper's smelt...

Michael Cohen Got $500,000 After Trump Tower Meeting With Russian Oligarch

Vekselberg is Columbus Nova's biggest client. Intrater told the Times that Vekselberg had no role in the decision to hire Cohen. A representative for Vekselberg also did not resp...

2 hurt in Indiana middle school shooting; suspect in custody

Students and parents said Seaman, a science teacher who also coaches football and track, helped stop the shooter, who pulled out a gun and opened fire while a seventh-grade cla...

Campaigners make final pitches on eve of Ireland's abortion referendum

The letter said these experiences with the people they serve left the priests with the firm conviction of the wonder of human life that begins at conception. Abortion is an issue ...

Taiwan Scrambles Fighters as Chinese Heavy Bombers Circle the Island

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi told reporters in January that he hoped "all African countries can appear in the family portrait of China-Africa cooperation, without anyone miss...

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Ireland abortion referendum: What you need to know

Ireland abortion referendum: What you need to know

The Late Late Show, as well as the Irish Times, conducted exit polls - that's where they stop voters on the way out of the polling station and ask them how they voted - on the is...

Peel Police Release An Update On The Mississauga Restaurant Bombing

Peel Police Release An Update On The Mississauga Restaurant Bombing

According to Peel Regional Police, two suspects detonated the device and fled the scene. Three of them have suffered " critical blast injuries " and were rushed to a Toronto tr...

NOAA predicts near- or above-normal 2018 hurricane season

NOAA predicts near- or above-normal 2018 hurricane season

Weak El Nino conditions - water warming on the surface of the ocean along the equator - could develop during the hurricane season . No matter what the season may hold - looking ...

Russian Military Missile Was Responsible for Downing Deadly Flight MH17, Investigators Find

Russian Military Missile Was Responsible for Downing Deadly Flight MH17, Investigators Find

The JIT appealed for information from anyone who knew who gave the orders before the passenger jet was shot down. Prosecutors said they have presented their findings to Moscow an...

Meghan Markle Gets an Official Coat of Arms

Meghan Markle Gets an Official Coat of Arms

The Arms features represent her home state of California as well as her new life as a member of the Royal Family . The Duchess of Sussex is now the holder of a Coat of Arms ...

North Korea's explosive,

North Korea's explosive, "peace-loving" gesture of dismantling its nuclear site

Many observers had expected a belligerent North Korean response to Trump's cancellation, but the comments by Kim, the North's vice foreign minister, seemed, at times , nearly me...

Australian grandmother accused of drug trafficking in Malaysia to be hanged

Australian grandmother accused of drug trafficking in Malaysia to be hanged

Upon leaving Shanghai, Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto was approached by a stranger, who asked her to take a backpack back to Melbourne. The grandmother, and mother-of-four, told la...

Video shows road rage suspect hitting vehicle, man with sledgehammer

Video shows road rage suspect hitting vehicle, man with sledgehammer

Police are still trying to identify the attacker and the victims. The SUV, in a scramble to leave the lot, causes its passenger to fall out of the vehicle . The man with the sled...

Parents sue deadbeat son to get out of their house

Parents sue deadbeat son to get out of their house

Mark and Christina Rotondo brought the court case after several eviction letters offering money and other help were ignored. "Michael, after a discussion with your mother, we ha...