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UN's special envoy warns 'Aleppo will not be there anymore'

Security Council on Tuesday. Russian and Syrian warplanes halted their airstrikes on Syria's besieged city of Aleppo yesterday in preparation for a temporary pause in the military push that Moscow has announced for later in the week, the Russian de...

Mosul Today: Iraqi army advances as Turkey tensions rise

The long-awaited offensive on Mosul was launched on Monday, with some 30,000 forces involved in Iraq's largest military operation since the pullout of USA troops in 2011. "I hope the US-led coalition, which is actively engaged in the operation to tak...

U.S. warship possibly targeted by Yemen rebels for a third time

The USS Mason destroyer, which was sailing in worldwide waters off Yemen's coast earlier this week, used unspecified countermeasures against the incoming missiles, a military official said. The strike has also threatened to escalate Yemen's civ...

Donald Trump will honor election results if Clinton wins: Pence

Trump tweets that such "false and unsubstantiated charges, and outright lies" are being pushed before the November 8 election in order to put Clinton in the White House. Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani claimed that Democrats could steal a ...

US demands Tehran free jailed Iranian-American and father

A one-minute video of Dubai-based, Iranian-American businessman Siamak Namazi, who has been detained in Iran since October 15, 2015, surfaced on Twitter and Telegram. The report also says Nizar Zakka, a USA permanent resident from Lebanon, also r...

USA is watching you

Russian President Vladimir Putin has dismissed USA threats to retaliate against alleged Russian hackers, saying such statements only confirmed Washington used cyber attacks for political ends. Also on display was Russia's nuclear prowess, with th...

Fire in hospital leaves 22 dead in Bhubaneswar

The fire which reportedly started due to short circuit, started in the dialysis OT in the first floor which subsequently spread to the ICU and other nearby wards around 7 pm. Chaos reigned in the hospital for nearly two hours as hospital authorities ...

WikiLeaks emails: Apologies Clinton's 'Achilles' heel,' adviser says

Podesta encouraged Tanden to email Clinton. The campaign reportedly expressed concerns that the speech may make the Clintons appear too friendly with Wall Street. " People would (rightfully) ask how we let it happen". The ambassador said that ...

Trump denounces 'lies and smears' as more women come forward

What she said: Eleven years ago, Bayrock Group receptionist Rachel Crooks greeted Trump outside a elevator in the building where they both worked. "I look on television, I think it's a disgusting thing and it's being pushed, they have no witnesse...

United States oil prices little changed, near 4-month peak

USA crude production slumped to 8.43 million barrels a day in September from 9.42 million the previous year, according to IEA data. On Tuesday, the stock market quotation ICE Futures Brent oil for delivery in December fell by $ 0.73, reaching $ 52....

Paris confirms two French were injured by IS drone in Iraq

It was reported in December past year that Kurdish forces fighting the Islamic State shot down two drones carrying explosives last December. ISIS has repeatedly tried to use weaponized drones but an attack on Kurdish forces in Norther Iraq on Oct...

Haiti Relief Efforts Ramp Up After Post-Hurricane Cholera Outbreak

Aid offers to Haiti were pouring in Friday, hours after the country's civil defense authority reported that the provisional death toll from last week's Hurricane Matthew had climbed to 546 people. This is not the first time a major storm event has ...

Ched Evans is cleared of rape in retrial

The Chesterfield striker was originally convicted of raping a 19-year-old woman in a Premier Inn near Rhyl in May 2011. The footballer Ched Evans was cleared of rape yesterday after a retrial in which the court heard new evidence from two of his ...

Israel suspends cooperation with UNESCO over Jerusalem draft

Passed on Thursday (13 October), the resolution condemns Israel for its activities in Jerusalem and the West Bank. But the resolution then details a long list of grievances, accusing Israel of hindering Muslim worshippers' access to their h...

Belgium's Wallonia region blocks EU-Canada trade deal

Wallonia, a francophone region of 3.5 million in the south of Belgium, fears the deal with Canada will leave the farming and industrial sectors too exposed to cheaper imports from Canada. The agreement is scheduled to be formally signed at a summit o...

Five ways to prevent fires

To request the installation of a smoke detector, citizens can contact the Detroit Fire Department at 313-596-2900. "We encourage all Tennesseans to check the manufacture date on the back of their smoke alarms and replace any alarms that are 10 years ...

Obama saw override coming, but still it stung

The White House didn't hold back in its criticism after both the House and Senate voted decisively on Wednesday to overturn Obama's veto of the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act , also referred to as JASTA . A ministerial source said th...

Republicans urge Trump to quit - then back him

Fischer said she would not continue to call for Trump to step aside as he has made his decision to remain the GOP nominee. He says despite whichever names appear on the ballots, he stressed that every vote is important and counts. Both senators ch...

How to help Hurricane Matthew victims

On Wednesday, residents were still evacuating rising waters in North Carolina due to last week's storm, which hit the coasts of Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and SC. Ferguson is among 40 volunteers deployed to affected areas from the Ohio Buckeye ...

5-year-old boy revived after boat capsizes off San Francisco

Every passenger is accounted for after a boat carrying 30 people capsized near San Francisco's Pier 45 Saturday afternoon, according to public safety officials. Attempts were made to revive the five-year-old, first by the Good Samaritan and then ...

Trump donors want money back after lewd comments about women

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby of Montgomery also called for Trump to relinquish is place on the GOP presidential ticker. "If you are interested in the presidential election, you might as well go ahead and leave because I don't have any observations to ma...

Seoul protests to Beijing over sinking of coast guard vessel

South Korea has launched a search for the Chinese boat, summoned the Chinese Consul-General in South Korea, and lodged protests. In a recent incident, three Chinese fishermen were reportedly killed after South Korean coast guard personnel reportedl...

´╗┐´╗┐Bernie Sanders' legislation aim to close Trump's tax loopholes

Oh, Eric Trump, ye blonde Grendel. On Tuesday night Trump's son faced further questions about the returns. The debate will provide voters their first extended chance to evaluate the No. "But you know, honestly, there have been many nights when he...

Modi arrives in Lucknow for Dussehra

Calling for people to remain vigilant against terrorist attacks, Modi claimed that alert citizens could thwart the plans of terrorists. In an obvious reference to Pakistan, even though he did not name them, he said, "Those who help terrorists and p...

United Kingdom leader May vows centrist govt after European Union exit 'revolution'

Government should be a "force for good" to help working people, she argued. Some critics say she is enjoying a political honeymoon, but at the annual conference in Britain's second city of Birmingham, May has wooed some of the most critical members...

Malaysian doctor, others in humanitarian Gaza mission freed by Israel

While Haaretz newspaper reported that she ship was brought to Ashdod port and the people on board were "transferred to a place for proceedings", state-run Anadolu Agency announced that two women journalists were deported and the other 11 activists ...

Russian Federation ready to support United Nations envoy's proposals on Aleppo - Ifax

Lavrov said Russia was "ready to work on this text" as long as it didn't contradict any other United Nations resolutions or US-Russia ceasefire agreements. He spoke alongside the French foreign minister, Jean-Marc Ayrault. Such a cease-fire would b...

Clown Sightings alert students on campus

UWL police sent out an advisory yesterday warning students and faculty about recent sightings of people dressed as clowns on campus. 'Clown Lives Matter , ' a peaceful walk, is set to begin at 6:30 p.m.in the Maloney's parking lot, 213 N.

Saarc failure upsets Lanka prime minister

He added that the trade cooperation with countries like Indonesia, Malaysia is essential for the economic advancement in addition to the economic agreement among India, Singapore and Sri Lanka. They also discussed in detail regarding the terrorism ...

UN Security Council to meet tomorrow on Syria: diplomats

Assad told Danish broadcaster TV2 the "best option" for Aleppo would be "reconciliations (like) in other areas" where rebels had agreed to local truces with the regime. Russian Federation is "very concerned about what's happening in Syria" and is r...

Police release more video in Charlotte shooting

The new footage, consisting of extended versions of the partial videos released earlier, can be downloaded via the city of Charlotte's web site . Police say that when officers returned, they again saw Scott in possession of a gun and loudly identi...

Obama hails climate change deal as potential turning point

The agreement limits average global warming to 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial temperatures. Late on Wednesday UN climate chief Patricia Espinosa revealed that a total of 72 countries accounting for almost 57% of greenhouse gas emissions ha...

Black Monday: Thousands of Polish women strike in protest of abortion ban

The country already has one of Europe's most restrictive abortion laws and opinion surveys show very little support for an even stricter law, despite the nation's deep Catholicism and conservative political direction. Foreign Minister Witold Waszczyk...

Xiaomi launches the Mi Box Android TV set-top box for $69

When they're not watching streaming video, Xiaomi expects that buyers will play games on the Box with Bluetooth and USB controllers. The Mi Box seemed to have potential however it never saw a release date, until now. Mi Box also supports Microsoft...

Nigel Farage offers debate tips to Trump

Ukip has denied reports that Nigel Farage has flown to the USA to coach the Republican presidential nominee, Donald Trump, for his next debate with Hillary Clinton. Farage, who was introduced by the network as " the only world leader who supports Mr....

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Utah police: Teen murder victim was on phone with mom during attack

Baleigh Bagshaw (left) was found dead inside her Utah home on Monday. Once the phone went dead, Bagshaw's mother contacted a neighbor as well as police . "She was really sweet",...

Federal Geologists: Hawaii Volcano Could Have Explosive Eruption

Explosive eruptions could kick off if the lava lake in Kilauea's crater falls to the level of groundwater, causing an influx of water to create steam-driven explosions, the USGS sa...

Chinese president Xi Jinping meets North Korean leader Kim Jong Un

By having Kim, or a high-level official, visit for the carrier launch, China may be trying to re-assert themselves in the North Korea conversation. Xi hosted a welcome banquet ...

Elon Musk Challenges Warren Buffet's Candy Empire With Cryptocandy

During a recent Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting , he responded to Musk's comments about moats , claiming that "there are some pretty good moats around". See's sweets ,...

'Avengers: Infinity War' becomes fastest film to earn $1 billion globally

Domestically, the film took in another US$112 million - the second biggest second weekend ever, behind Star Wars: The Force Awakens - and has now made US$450 million in the Uni...

Political stalemate. Tories and Labour deadlocked

As results from town hall across the country poured in Friday, it was clear Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives did not suffer any serious damage. Guardian columnist Owe...

Azkals draw Korea, China, Kyrgyz Republic in 2019 AFC Asian Cup

Serbian tactician Milovan Rajevac, who took Ghana to the quarterfinals of the 2010 World Cup was appointed in April 2017 to lead the South-east nation's charge in UAE. The other ...

Russian police arrest opposition leader Alexei Navalny

Police warned it would use force and "impact munition" to disperse the rally. A group that monitors political repression in Russian Federation says more than 350 people have bee...

PM Modi promises Netravati-Hemavathi rivers linking project for eight districts' farmers

Earlier on Friday, BJP's Chief Ministerial candidate B.S.Yedyurappa released the BJP manifesto in Bengaluru . He said that a talented pool of youngsters in Karnataka made this c...

As Trade Talks With China Open, President Trump Praises President Xi

Differences over trade policy and market access have been a persistent concern for the United States and other foreign investors in China. The president has long complained of wh...

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MASSIVE explosion in London - up to 30 injured

MASSIVE explosion in London - up to 30 injured

Some ultra-Orthodox Jews oppose the use of smartphones, deeming them risky and spiritually harmful, and Yeshiva World News said the rabbi had made a speech about the issue befor...

Bodycam footage of police breaching Las Vegas shooter's room is released

Bodycam footage of police breaching Las Vegas shooter's room is released

One officer identifies a surveillance camera Paddock had set up in front of the door. This photo from police officer video body camera footage on October 1, 2017, provided by th...

White House warns China on growing militarization in South China Sea

White House warns China on growing militarization in South China Sea

China , Brunei , Malaysia , the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam all have overlapping claims in the region. A Pentagon official speaking to United States media said that ...

May set to avoid London wipeout in local elections

May set to avoid London wipeout in local elections

The rest are being counted during the day on Friday with results expected during the afternoon. And in more than 100 council areas, also mostly urban, a third of the seats are be...

Doctor: Trump Dictated Letter Attesting To His 'Extraordinary' Health

Doctor: Trump Dictated Letter Attesting To His 'Extraordinary' Health

President Trump's longtime personal physician said Tuesday it was Mr. Trump himself who dictated a 2015 letter saying Mr. Trump would be the "healthiest individual ever elected...