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TJ Maxx & Marshalls Move to Downplay Ivanka Trump's Line in Stores

She is a great person and doing that to her is awful. US President Donald Trump has came under fire after tweeting against clothing retailer Nordstrom . "In ...


China downplays significance of senior official at Vatican

Christians, members of the Falun Gong spiritual movement, ethnic Tibetans and Uighur's are among those who have been imprisoned for the beliefs in China and kil...


Trudeau and Trump to meet next Monday

The two leaders spoke by telephone following the deadly shooting at a Quebec City mosque last month but this will be the first face-to-face meeting of the leade...


Trump talks with Turkey's president in anticipated call

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan visits the blast site outside the Besiktas FC's Vodafone Arena Stadium, Istanbul, Turkey, Dec. 12, 2016. "The target a...


United Kingdom supreme court backs woman's right to receive late partner's pension

Denise Brewster, in her early 40s, argued she was discriminated against after being told she was not entitled to payments from her late partner's occupational p...


Afghan civilian casualties hit record numbers

The 2016 numbers reported by the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA ) show 11,418 conflict-related civilian casualties. Unexploded ordinance left beh...


White Paper does little to tackle bigger housing issues

However, there was little to suggest that social renting - the most cost-effective way of alleviating the nation's housing crisis as argued by SHOUT, the campai...


UP CM Akhilesh Yadav promises voters maximum pension cover

Mulayam, a wrestler-turned politician, also said Akhilesh will be the chief minister again, a sharp contrast to his earlier stand that the new leader will be se...


Fox Reports Higher Second Quarter Net Income

On 05/04/2016, Analysts were suspecting EPS of $0.47/share where Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. In looking at where the stock is trading on a technical level,...


Bangladesh allows Malaysian Rohingya aid flotilla to dock

The UAE, which has promised more humanitarian aid to the Rohingya, made its position clear even before the report was released. Aung San Suu Kyi , who is the...


France's Le Pen Launches Campaign With Broadside Against Globalization

The National Front (FN) candidate told supporters in the eastern city of Lyon that globalisation was slowly choking communities to death. According to a new o...


Evans puts Britain atop Canada in Davis Cup tie

After Dan Evans got the Brits off to a flying start in Friday's singles, Kyle Edmund was upset by Vasek Pospisil meaning the victor of Saturday's doubles ...


Trump Blasts 'Professional Anarchists' After Violent University Protests

Milo Yiannopoulos, an editor at Breitbart News, was escorted by police from the campus as a relatively small group among the 1500 protesters smashed windows and...


Iran rips 'useless' threats from 'inexperienced person'

Flynn insisted that Sunday's missile test was "in defiance of UN Security Council Resolution 2231 ", which calls on Iran not to test missiles capable of de...


British MPs set Feb 20 for debate on Trump state visit

During their meeting, a state trip to the United Kingdom was announced. It's not yet clear if climate change activist Prince Charles will meet with Donald Tru...


Pet snake gets stuck in earlobe hole

While waiting to see the doctor, Glawe alleviated the boredom by taking a few pictures of herself with Bart stuck through her ear, and posted it on Facebook, wh...


Coast Guard searches for missing diver off Florida

It's not immediately clear what caused Stewart to go back underwater, but the three others are safe. Stewart's sister said there's a concern her brother lost ...


Mulayam Singh Yadav Directs Party Workers To Stand Against Congress Candidates

Political analysts in UP say Mulayam's latest statement against his son is an attempt to mobilise that section of the party that backed Akhilesh but was left ou...


Trump discusses safe zones, terror fight with Saudi King Salman

The calls to the two royals came amid chaos in U.S. airports after Trump signed an executive order banning people from certain countries from entering the count...


Iran Flouts UN Resolution, Iran Deal With Ballistic Missile Test

The launch of the Khorramshahr medium-range ballistic missile happened at a well-known test site outside Semnan, about 140 miles east of Tehran, according to th...


United States soldier killed in Yemen during al-Qaeda base raid

But the provincial official said Apache helicopters targeted also a school, mosque and a medical facility used by Al-Qaeda militants. Three other American t...


Benoît Hamon wins Socialist presidential candidacy

Francois Fillon - chosen as conservative candidate past year by his party The Republicans but hurt last week by a newspaper claim that his wife was paid for fak...


Trump says NAFTA 'one-sided' for Mexico; Pena Nieto scraps meeting plans

But Pena Nieto refused to travel to the USA saying he is only willing to work with America on deals that favour both nations. In a rare news conference on Fri...


Trump administration orders EPA contract freeze, media blackout

Dept. of Agriculture (USDA), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and even the the National Park Service are being reported . In the meantime, Tubb says...


North Korea Turning Against Kim Jong

Once "unthinkable", acts of low-level dissent or criticism were becoming more frequent. Declaring that "Kim Jong Un's days are numbered", one of the highest-r...


President Trump Hasn't Decided on Israeli Embassy Move, Despite Campaign Pledge

Nir Barkat said that from conversations he's had with those in the new U.S. administration, he knows "they are serious about their intentions". "The global ...


[Ticker] Martin Schulz to be candidate for German chancellor

Germany's center-left Social Democratic Party (SPD) has nominated Martin Schulz as its candidate to compete against conservative Angela Merkel for the post of c...


Charleston area dodges tornadoes; deaths reported in Georgia, Mississippi

Trump has pledged federal assistance for Georgia, Florida and Alabama after the severe storms. "But all this stuff can be replaced", she said. The Birmingh...


President Trump Becomes Latest Republican to Impose 'Global Gag Rule'

It was created under U.S. President Ronald Reagan in 1984. "Today's executive action by President Trump will get the USA out of the business of global abortio...


Italy avalanche: Three puppies found alive, giving hope for more survivors

His six-year-old daughter was rescued as night fell on Friday along with the only other two missing children. The hotel was revealed to be in dire circumtance...


Juan 'El Chapo' Guzman Will Soon Face Justice in the US

Robert Capers, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of NY said Friday that Guzman led a "life of crime, violence, death and destruction" and continued to grow...


White House website switches over to Trump's wordy policy agenda

The Obama Foundation is laying the groundwork for a presidential center based on the South Side of Chicago, where it will team up with projects throughout the ...


Florida unemployment rate holds steady at 4.9% in December

The state added 3,000 manufacturing jobs and 2,700 construction jobs in December, according to the report. Improved since the Great Recession: Since the...


North Korea: Pyongyang May Be Prepping ICBM Test Launch, Officials Say

In his New Year's speech, the tyrannical dictator told the world he was readying to launch his first ever ICBM with range to hit the US. Some suggest this cou...


Jammeh writes acceptance speech to cede power to new Gambian President, Barrow

New president of The Gambia, Adama Barrow, has returned to the country, after his swearing in ceremony at their embassy in Senegal. Gambia's only land border ...


Multiple quakes hit central Italy, tremors felt in Rome

The tower of one of Amatrice's churches was toppled in the earthquakes . These quakes were so strong that Rome could also feel the tremors. As a precauti...


With Social Media, Jallikattu Protest On Chennais Marina Beach Gets Even Larger

The game has since changed, and is focused on the virility of the bull and is played by rural communities to pick the strongest bulls as sires for their cows, t...


Obama talks Trump, Manning, Russia, more during final news conference as president

Asked about Putin's remarks, White House press secretary Josh Earnest said it "was not the first time the intelligence community has had some uncomfortable th...


Pakistani mum who burned her daughter, 18, alive is sentenced to death

A Pakistani woman has been sentenced to death for murdering her own daughter who chose to marry without her family's consent. The mother was sentenced in court ...


Watchdog notes Iran's commitment to nuclear deal

The deal requires Iran's storage of uranium enriched to up to 3.67 percent purity to stay below 300 kilograms. It should be noted that representatives of Iran...