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Russia, Syria Mistakenly Bomb US-backed Syrian Fighters

Russian and Syrian aircraft bombed positions held by the US-backed Syrian Arab Coalition near the Syrian town of al Bab on Tuesday, inflicting casualties, the t...


Pakistani PM Sharif opens key regional economic summit

Muslim nations can not permit terror organizations to incriminate Muslims, Turkish Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said March 1 in an address to the Economic Cooperation O...


Heir to South Korea's Samsung Group Charged in Corruption Scandal

The trial might take down Korea's President Park Geun-hye, too. The merger helped Lee, the billionaire vice chairman, promote a father-to-son transfer of lead...


Texas Voter ID law challenges in federal court today

Circuit Court of Appeals ruled previous year that it discriminated against minorities and the poor, infringing on the voting rights of about 600,000 registere...


Iran Successfully Test Cruise Missile

Iran on Monday successfully tested an advanced indigenously-made guided missile system during ongoing military manoeuvres staged by the Navy in waters south of ...


US Senate confirms Wilbur Ross as Commerce Secretary

Wilbur Ross arriving for his confirmation hearing before the Senate Commerce Committee in January. Democrats' questions of Ross's ties with Russia come a...


Schumer blasts leaked GOP ObamaCare repeal bill

President Trump and the Republican-led Congress say they will replace key provisions of the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, a move that could include Medicai...


More Sixers woe as Embiid faces layoff

Embiid has missed 14 of Philly's last 15 games after suffering what was initially diagnosed as a left knee contusion , but was later reported by Sixers beat m...


8-year-old fatally shot in Houston after auto crash

After a long day, she was eager to make it home around 2 a.m. with her 8-year-old daughter, DeMaree Atkins, who was sound asleep in the backseat. DeMaree Atki...


Syrian govt demands opposition condemn Homs attack or be considered terrorist accomplices

Syria's main opposition group said Wednesday that it wanted face-to-face discussions with government representatives, a day before the start of a new round of p...


Racing 92 Have Finally Responded To The Allegations Against Ali Williams

He works mainly with fellow Kiwi Dan Carter who joined the club following the AB's World Cup win in 2015. British and French media said Williams - a Rugby ...


Good Schools for All: Credit-Recovery Charters In, DeVos Out

In a brief on-stage interview, she gave college students advice about what to do when their voices are silenced. As anyone who has ever been a kid or a teen wil...


Islamic State vehicle bomb kills more than 50 in northwest Syria

Turkish-backed rebels said they had seized one of Islamic State's last urban strongholds in northern Syria on Thursday, as the opposition began a new round of p...


Dylann Roof Went to Second Church After Massacre, Records Show

Roof slowed down in his vehicle as he approached the church. The GPS data also showed that Roof had driven by Branch AME about four months before the shooting...


Spicer: 'Further Guidance' Expected Today on Transgender Bathroom Issue

The Times reports that the Trump administration is rehashing Obama's order due to ongoing litigation and some uncertainty over the directives Obama laid o...


Thousands join Westminster protest against Donald Trump state visit

A petition opposing granting Trump a state visit gained more than 1.8 million signatures in just a few days, but signatories were mostly concentrated in Lo...


Did Murdered Indiana Teens Capture the Voice of Their Killer?

On Wednesday, police also released audio extracted from a video found on Libby German's cell phone. This photo was taken on Delphi Historic Trails in Delphi...


Flood warnings issued in Northern California

The San Joaquin River at a measuring station near Vernalis — about 10 miles southeast of Tracy — remained Sunday at "danger stage", meaning it keeps approachi...


Tehran conference on Palestine urges unity against Israel

Palestine has been the site of increased tensions since last August, when Israel imposed restrictions on the entry of Palestinians into the al-Aqsa Mosque's ...


China to suspend all imports of coal from North Korea

China and the United States have agreed on the need to address the nuclear threat posed by North Korea after a phone call between Chinese State Councillor Yan...


Iran sharpens combat capability by launching full-gear drills

On January 29, Tehran conducted a ballistic missile test, which the United States claimed to be a violation of UN resolutions and the Joint Comprehensive Plan o...


Indonesia police chief: Woman tricked into North Korean assassination

North Korea's ambassador to Malaysia Kang Chol is expected to be summoned by Wisma Putra on Monday after he criticised Malaysia for refusing to release the body...


Court Grants Warrant For Samsung Vice Chair's Arrest Related To Bribery Case

Lee was originally accused of bribery, embezzlement, and hiding of assets overseas, and subsequently faced charges of perjury and hiding the proceeds of a crimi...


Optimistic mood in The Gambia on Barrow's inauguration

Gambians, in their thousands, converged on Independence Stadium in Bakau to celebrate the inauguration of Adama Barrow and the country's independence day on Sat...


North Korean leader's brother assassinated at Kuala Lumpur airport

Media outlets had earlier shown a grainy surveillance camera image of a young woman wearing a white shirt with the letters "LOL" on the front. According to fo...


Damascus Dismisses HRW Allegations of Army's Use of Chemical Weapons in Aleppo

Syrian government forces carried out at least eight chemical attacks during the final weeks of the battle for Aleppo, a Human Rights Watch report said on Mond...


Iran's President Rouhani visits Kuwait to soothe Gulf tensions

Referring to major regional developments, terrorism in particular, he said that great challenges facing the region are threatening all regional states and the o...


European Union parliament votes in favour of trade deal with Canada

Justin Trudeau arrives in Europe on Thursday and plans to talk more openly about one of the things he didn't discuss with Donald Trump - the merits of free trad...


New talks seek to end Syria's war after almost six years

The two-day conference in Astana that begins Wednesday is aimed at strengthening a December 30 cease-fire. The Kazakhstan talks are brokered by Russian Federa...


Security heightened in Kashmir to prevent march

Srinagar :Normal life was affected in Kashmir on Monday due to a shutdown called by the joint resistance leadership against the killing of two civilians and fou...


Turkey claims to have killed YPG fighter in cross-border clashes

Turkey's president says his troops and allied Syrian opposition fighters have entered the center of the northern town of al-Bab that is a stronghold of the Isla...


Hitler doppelgänger spotted in Nazi dictator's birthplace

Local media reports say that he had identified himself in a local bar as " Harald Hitler ", and was overheard ordering an "Austrian mineral water". An Austria...


Pence Vouched for Flynn Based on NSC Chief's Assertion, Official Says

The Kremlin denied Friday that Flynn and Kislyak discussed the sanctions before Trump took office. That's not true, according to new reports from The Was...


Joe Root raring to go as new England Test captain

In a statement released on the European Central Bank websitem, Root said: "It is a huge honour to be given the England Test captaincy", said Root. The 26-ye...


Germany picks anti-Trump president as trans-Atlantic bonds fray

Steinmeier previously served as vice chancellor and foreign minister under current Chancellor Angela Merkel. Steinmeier won 931 of the 1239 votes. Germany's p...


Samsung boss to be questioned again today

Lee Jae-yong, Samsung Group's de facto leader. It is alleged he pledged 43 billion won (35 million euros) to a business and organisations backed by an influen...


Sam Rainsy Resigns as Opposition Party President

There have also been recent reports that the Hun Sen government is pursuing a legislative proposal that would effectively dissolve the opposition party. In a le...


Trump adviser steers clear of Michael Flynn issue on talk show

Pressed for proof, Miller said: "I can tell you that this issue of busing voters in to New Hampshire is widely known by anyone who's worked in New Hampshire pol...


Anti-doping authorities ban Olympic gold medalist and two other top athletes

The Swiss-based athletics tribunal said her penalty would be enforced from August 24, 2015. Mariya Savinova, Russia's gold medal-winning runner, has been stri...


Networks Go Nuts Over Trump's 'First Victim' of Deportation

A total of seven protesters were arrested, Phoenix police said on social network Twitter . Trump's executive order last month expanded border securities ...