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Putin 'couldn't care less' if Russian citizens meddled in U.S. election

So what? I don't care. When interviewer Andrei Kondrashov asked how he felt during the time between the two calls, Putin said: "I would rather not talk about that". The " Putin " documentary also saw the leader tie himself to Soviet dictator Jo...

Peta's Forecast - Weekend Rain and Snow Mix

The rain showers will begin Tuesday as a cold front moves through. This transition will take place west to east from 11 PM to 2 AM. Rain totals will likely amount up to a half inch. Nighttime low Sunday will be in the 40s and chilly 30s Monday. If ...

Trump Rallies In Pennsylvania

The two men are vying for the seat left vacant when former Rep. Tim Murphy , a Republican, resigned past year after revelations of an extramarital affair. "We're saving the steel, and a lot of steel mills are opening up", the president said minute...

BJP getting widespread support from people: Adityanath

Election Commission sources here said that till 0900 hours the polling percentage of just 5.80 per cent with Gorakhpur recording 6.80 per cent and Phulpur just 4.80 per cent. In Phulpur and Gorakhpur , the opposition parties have joined hands and ...

Putin US Election Denial a 'False' Claim — CIA's Pompeo

Dismissing allegations that the Kremlin orchestrated an effort to bolster Donald Trump and undermine Hillary Clinton, Putin - who is expected to easily win re-election in a March 18 vote - queried NBC's Megyn Kelly , "Why have you decided the Russ...

US Secretary of State on trip to Nairobi-to discuss trade

Tillerson is on a working Africa tour that includes stops in Kenya, Chad, Nigeria, Djibouti and Ethiopia. "They - Chinese - do not bring significant job creation locally; they don't bring significant training programmes that enable African citizens...

French President Emmanuel Macron interacts with students at Bikaner House

I am happy that I have got an opportunity to welcome you in India", Modi said. "In this context, the leaders welcomed various joint ventures between Indian and French companies and reaffirmed their commitment to facilitate the establishment of new on...

Why A Wrinkle In Time Cut One Of The Book's Weirdest Scenes

This isn't the first open letter the Creed director has written since the blockbuster release of Black Panther , which is predicted to hit the $1 billion (£722 million) mark. They embraced it and gave me a chance. And for good reason - Alex is a...

Coroner identifies officer killed in CA shooting

As of Saturday morning, the situation was still active with a SWAT team assisting. Investigators believe the suspect is alone in the apartment but have not confirmed his identity, Bergner said. "We still don't have a positive ID on him", Bergner sa...

Donald Trump threatens to impose 'reciprocal tax' on India, China

It's called reciprocal. It's a mirror of tags. Previously, US President Donald Trump had lashed out at India for high import tariff on Harley-Davidson motorcycle, despite New Delhi's slashed customs duty on imported motorcycles from high brands to ...

Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian during clashes in West Bank

Medics in the two regions said 10 Palestinians were injured, while dozens were treated in the field for inhaling tear gas fired by Israeli soldiers to disperse young stone throwers. The PA itself reacted to the U.S. move by declaring that the Ameri...

France's Far Right Seeks Reboot Through Name Change, Unity Push

But party members credit Marine Le Pen with massively expanding the party's support, doubling its score from 5.5 million votes in the 2002 presidential election to 10.6 million, or nearly 34 per cent, in 2017. The rebranding is part of a long effor...

Turkish FM: Afrin operation to be completed by May

Moreover, scores of other ringleaders from the cadres of Qandil Mountain - the main base of the PKK near the Iranian border - have left Afrin's city center, the sources added. According to the Turkish General Staff, the operation aims to establish se...

Syria intensifies Ghouta assault

People across eastern Ghouta have sheltered in basements from the ceaseless bombardment in recent weeks. Eastern Ghouta, a 105 square km agricultural region consisting of several towns and farmlands, poses the last threat to the capital due to its ...

US Republican Senator Flake vows bill to undo tariffs

Flake, an Arizona conservative who has frequently feuded with Trump , said in a statement that Trump's "so-called "flexible tariffs" are a marriage of two lethal poisons to economic growth - protectionism and uncertainty". Since taking office, n...

Biplab Kumar Deb takes oath as the Chief Minister of Tripura

BJP leader Biplab Kumar Deb has been sworn in as the 10th Chief Minister of Tripura today. Former chief minister Manik Sarkar , senior BJP leaders LK Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi and home minister Rajnath Singh were also present at the ceremony.

17 people including ten policemen killed in Takhar, Kabul

Insurgent battlefield gains and casualty tolls are often inflated. The attack seems to have been directed against the people gathered to pay tribute to Abdul Ali Mazari, a political leader of the Shiite minority of the Hizarreans killed by the Tal...

European Tour golf event in Saudi Arabia in 2019

Friday's blockbuster announcement follows long-running discussions with Saudi Arabia , which already has a total of 72 Eurofighter Typhoon planes in its fleet. Saudi Arabia and its allies launched the war on Yemen in March 2015. Yemen, which bord...

Parkland Shooter In Court; 911 Calls Released

The bill also was controversial for including provisions allowing school staff to be specially trained and deputized to carry guns on the job as campus "guardians", though local sheriffs and individual school districts may opt out of the program if t...

Rep. Hanabusa Comments on Trump, Jong-un Meeting

He has since, somehow, made inroads into Kim's regime while saying he doesn't represent USA interests. The issue raises a number of symbolic points that both sides will need to grapple with, as well as some major practical concerns: Though he was r...

Euthanasia and beyond: on the Supreme Court's verdict

January 23, 2014: A three-judge bench led by then Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam started the final hearing in the case. Voluntary euthanasia is legal in some countries. The later was held not to be covered under any right flowing from Articl...

Kenyan rivals meet for talks following election strife

Before Friday's meeting, the two men had defied calls from Kenyan civil society, religious leaders and Western diplomats to hold talks to overcome deep divisions opened up by the disputed elections. Uhuru said the country's future should not be dicta...

Lanka govt. to impose emergency in Kandy district for 10 days

Police in central Sri Lanka imposed a curfew to quell anti-Muslim violence after mobs from the majority ethnic Sinhalese population burned shops and homes in retaliation for a death that's the subject of a dispute. Police fired tear gas into the crow...

Pelicans' Jrue Holiday collects career-high 17 assists in win on Tuesday

Davis is third in the National Basketball Association in win shares (10.5) but is getting it done on both ends. Both players averaged over 25 points and 10 rebounds apiece and were named as starters for the 2018 All-Star Game, putting to rest any ...

Peters to carry flag for NZ

The official welcome ceremony for the North Korean athletes, along with the delegations of China, Uzbekistan and Georgia, will take place tomorrow Thursday at the Villa. In response to the North's declare, the Worldwide Paralympics Committee stated t...

Coppell Life Safety Park reminds residents to change smoke alarm batteries

Alarms should be tested monthly by pushing the test button. The Chattanooga Fire Department, partnering with the American Red Cross, will team up to distribute free smoke alarms to homes in the Highland Park area of Chattanooga this weekend.

Saudi Arabia to open airspace to Israel-India flights

Air India has signed an agreement with Saudi Arabia over the matter, said Netanyahu. "The political changes in Saudi Arabia and the desire to consolidate power are the main reason why these relations with Israel were opened", Mahjoob Zweiri, an ass...

International Women's Day 2018: On this Women's Day, let's talk about men

Today, International Woman's Day belongs to all groups collectively everywhere and is not claimed by any one country, group or organization. As is also the case every year without fail , however, some men feel the need to question why there is...

Second aid convoy to Syria's eastern Ghouta postponed as violence escalates

The government, backed in the war by Russian Federation and Iran, is seeking to crush the last major rebel enclave near Damascus in a ferocious campaign that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says has killed 893 civilians in the last 18 days, i...

Another strong quake shakes remote Papua New Guinea region

It struck overnight close to the epicenter of last week's magnitude-7.5 quake in the border region of Hela and Southern Highland provinces, 600 kilometers from the capital Port Moresby. "People of the highlands are not used to the impact of natural...

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After 17 days, killer whale lets dead newborn calf go

The calf was born on July 24 near Victoria, but died shortly after being given life. NPR's Colin Dwyer previously reported that "given the fact that orcas move in matrilineal gro...

FBI fires Peter Strzok in wake of anti-Trump text messages

Goelman said that the deputy director's decision comes after the head of the office that normally handles disciplinary actions decided Strzok should instead face a demotion and 60-...

Canada seeks help on Saudi row

Being a reformer is not the same as being a democrat, however. Jubeir added that Saudi Arabia was "considering additional measures" against Canada, without elaborating. "We will do...

'Totally complicit': Omarosa Manigault Newman recorded her White House firing

In a tell-all interview with NBC's Meet the Press , she spoke in dramatic terms about the White House's difficulties with race, honesty and loyalty, at the same time that Pr...

Trump praises Mexico, threatens Canada with auto tariffs

Mexico's Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said the country was getting close to overcoming sticking points with the United States over the renegotiation of the North American F...

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...

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

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

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

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

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

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...

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 ...