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North Korea's nuclear testing 'unusable'

Pyongyang/Beijing: In what is being seen as a big setback to North Korea's nuclear weapons programme, it is being reported that the secluded nation's under...


Following ZTE, Huawei faces investigation for violation of USA sanctions

It started years ago with the accusation that the Chinese government uses companies like Huawei and ZTE to spy on other countries like the US. That action b...


Differences shouldn't lead to disputes in India-China ties: Sitharaman

During her visit, EAM will co-chair the sixth round of India-Mongolia Joint Consultative Committee (IMJCC) meeting with Foreign Minister Tsogtbaatar, covering a...


Federal Appeals Court rules that a Monkey can not copyright his own selfies

In 2015, the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals ( PETA ) attempted to represent as Naruto as a " next friend " and filed a lawsuit against Slater, ...


Trump to Give Posthumous Pardon to Champion Boxer Jack Johnson

Mr Trump said: "Others have looked at this over the years, most thought it would be done, but yes, I am considering a Full Pardon! ". Johnson served one ...


Ocala school shooting suspect now charged with terrorism

He also allegedly told police after his arrest that he had originally planned on carrying out some type of shooting on April 13 - Friday the 13th - but "chose t...


Trump dings 'Shadey James Comey' over 'third rate book'

The former FBI Director handed the once declassified memos to congress days before his book, " A Higher Loyalty ", becomes publicly available. The memos leake...


Democrats sue Donald Trump's campaign and Russian Federation for interfering in 2016 election

The legal move comes as special counsel Robert Mueller leads a separate investigation into the alleged collusion with Russian Federation. They include a...


Sunshine & Milder Temperatures Return Today

Temperatures Thursday morning will be in the middle 40s and highs Thursday afternoon will only reach the lower 60s - back below average by nearly ten degree...


Cuba: President Raúl Castro Stepping Down from Power

The transition will mark the first time in more than six decades that Cuba will be led by someone outside the Castro family. Rubio says that with Diaz-Canel, ...


Macron says democracy is the EU's 'best chance'

Macron said he was concerned by the growing sense of "doubt" in several European countries in the wake of the shock 2016 Brexit vote, which he said was creating...


BC to file reference case in fight against Trans Mountain pipeline project

Rappellers also scaled two of the diplomatic mission's Greek-style pillars and unfurled large banners with the same words as British police and high commission ...


Bon-Ton Bankruptcy Auction Begins

Money raised from the auction will be used to repay what is owed to Bon-Ton's creditors. Bon-Ton spokeswoman Christine Hojnacki told the Cedar Rapids Gazette ...


Nawaz, Maryam to leave for London today

A three-member Lahore High Court bench headed by Justice Mazahir Ali Naqvi also directed Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) to decide all ...


Alleged Canadian serial killer charged with 8th murder

Unlike the other victims, police have not found a connection between Kanagaratnam and Toronto's gay village, nor are they aware of any activity on gay dating ap...


Sean Hannity responds after being named as Michael Cohen's mystery client

A little dramatic. Her bodyguards must cost a pretty penny, because they're quite effective. What to expect from Mulvaney hearing on CFPB Lewandowski to House ...


With House Speaker Ryan's exit, it's Trump's GOP now

Myers said Ryan's decision to drop out shouldn't change the approach for her or Bryce, saying any replacement for Ryan "will just be Ryan-lite". "So I will be...


Mother Who Drove Family of 8 Off Cliff Was Drunk

Thursday was the first time Davis saw the now-famous viral photo of her son Devonte giving a Portland police officer a teary hug. The family filed a civil l...


What the Tech: Is Facebook listening to you?

And numerous lawmakers present were primarily preoccupied with allegations of anti-conservative bias at Facebook , a line of questioning that failed to produce...


United States concerned about triggering wider war as it weighs strike on Syria

Explosions are being heard to the east, west and south of Damascus as the US, United Kingdom and France conduct airstrikes in retaliation for an alleged chem...


Elliott Broidy Quits RNC Post After Report on Payment to Ex-Model

Los Angeles-based venture capitalist Elliott Broidy resigned Friday as deputy finance chairman of the Republican National Committee following revelations he p...


Mike Pence meets Venezuelan opposition ahead of summit

Pence said in a meeting Friday with Venezuelan opposition leaders in Lima, Peru , that "we are with you to see freedom once again". Quoted by the Bolivian Ag...


Russia's Putin Urges Netanyahu Not to Destabilize Syria Any Further

The statement said Putin "underscored the principal importance of observing the sovereignty of Syria and called for holding back from any actions that would...


Timberwolves howl, beat Nuggets in OT to reach playoffs

Former Duquesne guard Aaron Jackson , who has played professionally overseas since graduating from DU in 2009, made his National Basketball Association debut ...


Trump warns Syria and Russian Federation 'missiles are coming - get ready'

Syria's foreign ministry said Washington is using the alleged chemical attack as a pretext to target Syria. The Eurocontrol airspace organization said tha...


Family goes missing in same county where SUV plunged off cliff

Authorities said they have not determined that the vehicle belonged to the missing family, whose SUV had the California license plate 7MMX138. Two days after Gu...


Azerbaijan autocrat wins election boycotted by opposition

The OSCE's Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights said in a March 29 report that it did not "expect the election to be genuinely competitive, cla...


Uber rewards launched for driver partners

In 2010, Rzepecki founded his company under the name Social Bicycles , which started as a small team that created the first prototypes of their smart bikes, ...


Equal Pay Day 2018: What you need to know

It's the symbolic day that represents the day up to which women have to work in 2018, to make up for the pay their male counterparts earned in 2017. It takes ...


Australian media report China proposes military base in South Pacific

The plan has also caught Australia's eye as a military base in Vanuatu would mean Chinese army deployed less than 2,000 kilometers away from the Australian co...


IPL 2018: KXIP start on a winning note against Delhi Daredevils

Both Gautam Gambhir (for the Daredevils) and R Ashwin (for KXIP ) led their respective sides out on the field with a point to prove, and both emerged with ...


Kim Jong Un Claims He Will Relinquish Nuclear Weapons for Regime Guarantee

North Korea's parliament, the Supreme People's Assembly, is scheduled to convene on Wednesday. The news was confirmed when North Korea has shown their will...


Multiple fatalities after truck collides with Canadian junior hockey team bus

At least 15 people are dead after a crash between a tractor-trailer and a bus carrying a Canadian junior hockey league team, a tragedy that struck at the heart ...


Chilly temps and a mostly cloudy weekend expected

Overnight, a few rain and snow showers are possible, otherwise, it's mainly cloudy. The weekend started off with a sharp drop in temperatures as a cold front ...


Scott Pruitt cost taxpayers $3 million in security fees

In addition, The Atlantic reported that Pruitt had bypassed the White House to give two top aides, Sarah Greenwalt and Millan Hupp, substantial pay raises. Pr...


IAF begins process to procure 110 fighter jets worth Rs 973.8 billion

The vendors, Boeing (F-18 Super Hornet) and Lockheed Martin (F-16) of the US, SAAB (Gripen) of Sweden, Dassault Aviation (Rafale) of France, the European Consor...


Polls open in Wisconsin for Supreme Court race

Both candidates were backed by partisans. "Big government special interests flooded Wisconsin with distorted facts & misinformation", Walker tweeted . Fr...


US to sanction Russian oligarchs over 2016 US election

The move targeting Russia's business elite could affect people close to Russian President Vladimir Putin . The sanctions could reportedly be announced as s...


Is This The Bravest Reaction To A Dislocated Ankle?

The severity of the injury is unclear. After being cleared to play, Finau's agent told ESPN the plan was still to tee off at 12:43 p.m. ET with Bernhard Lang...


Rebels free five prisoners in Syria's eastern Ghouta

This discovery came after the Syrian army sieged the area due to a Russia-orchestrated evacuation deal that bused thousands of Syrian rebels and their families ...