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Palestinians hold local elections in West Bank but not Gaza

Preliminary results will be announced on Sunday. But without Hamas in the running, many chose to stay home and election officials said turnout was far lower tha...


Angry woman follows congressman down highway

The congressman pulled over and Wright followed suit, emerging from her own vehicle to pound on the lawmaker's ride and even reach in to try and grab him, Tenne...


North Korea poses 'existential' threat, US intel chief warns

The remarks from Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats come as the Trump administration conducts a comprehensive review of its Iran policy. Coats said t...


Pentagon chief, Turkish PM meet after decision to arm Kurds

Davis said a dam-assessment team was headed to the structure to make sure it had not been damaged by IS, although so far there had been no issues detected. "Som...


IS leader in Afghanistan was killed in April raid

As part of a growing effort against the terror group, the Afghan Air Force has also recently geared strikes toward ISIS hideouts in Nazyan and Achin districts. ...


Mother Nature warms things up for Mother's Day Weekend

We'll continue fine-tuning and tweaking the 7-day forecast as newer computer models come in over the next several days. Expect a mix of sun and clouds with te...


Britain's Business secretary says energy market is inefficient

Britain's competition body in 2016 ordered suppliers to cap prices for customers on prepayment meters but the latest plan by May's Conservatives would mark the ...


Hamas elects new leader on Saturday

His election, which was widely expected, does not appear to indicate dramatic change. This image, in contrast with that of other Hamas leaders (such as Dr. In F...


Korea says US, S. Korea tried to assassinate its leader

North Korea accused the us and South Korea of a launching an unsuccessful assassination attempt against North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un involving biochemica...


Chibok schoolgirls released in exchange for detained Boko Haram suspects

On his part, the chairman, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Borno state chapter, described yesterday's Sunday Service as the most memorable and joyous in ...


North Korea accuses US, South Korea of assassination attempt

The measure requires President Donald Trump's administration to determine within 90 days whether the North Korean government should be re-designated as a state ...


Kumar Vishwas' aide Kapil Mishra removed from Kejriwal's cabinet

Meanwhile, Mishra is expected to meet Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal, an hour before heading out to Rajghat for his press conference at 11.30 a.m. I urged hi...


Spokesman: Iraqi forces launch new push in Mosul's west

On February 19, Iraqi troops started an onslaught to regain western Mosul from Islamic State, nearly a month after they recaptured the eastern part of the cit...


SSLC Results declared: Check here

The performance of a student in the SSLC examination is the key factor in obtaining admission to a higher secondary school of choice, where acceptance is typica...


Turkey, US can turn Raqa into 'graveyard' for IS: Erdogan

The Syrian Kurdish Peoples' Protection Units (YPG) are seen by Washington as the most effective fighting force in the battle against jihadists in Syria. The Bri...


North Korea marks anniversary with massive artillery drill

The statement said that Seoul and Washington have been pushing to get THAAD quickly working to cope with North Korea's advancing nuclear and missile threats. "Y...


Bafana Bafana re-appoint Baxter

Baxter, the former coach of England Under-19s and Finland, replaced Shakes Mashaba. Safa then turned to Baxter late last month, with SuperSport releasing a st...


Buckingham Palace: Royal aides emergency meeting 'no cause for alarm'

The official, who spoke to the AP only on condition of anonymity, said household meetings are called from time to time. Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Prince P...


At least 12 killed as floods, tornadoes hit south-central US

Search teams went door to door Sunday after the tornadoes the day before flattened homes, uprooted trees and flipped several pickup trucks at a Dodge dealersh...


Dallas shooting began as neighbor dispute

At least one firefighter and one civilian were shot when a gunman opened fire on paramedics in East Dallas late Monday morning. He underwent surgery Monday an...


After Saudi stop, Germany' Merkel heads to neighboring UAE

The King and the Chancellor also witnessed the signing of six major economic agreements. Merkel was also expected to discuss with the Saudis the agenda for ...


Prime Minister Modi stresses on need for weeding out VIP culture

He stated, "In our country, an atmosphere of disrespect towards VIP culture is long existed". Chaudhary drew an analogy between a "superficial surgery" and th...


People's Climate March Takes Over Washington D.C.

The march is scheduled to go from the Capitol to the Washington Monument by way of the White House. Mother Jones has three reporters on the scene in DC. "...


US VP Mike Pence reassures Japan of US resolve against North Korea

USA officials said the Trump administration has settled on a policy dubbed "maximum pressure and engagement" after a two-month policy review. Like South Kor...


Ivanka Trump wishes Melania Trump a happy 47th birthday

The outlet starts at the very beginning of the romance (for lack of a better word), revealing how the former model was secured a visa by a modeling agent/Trump ...


'Bachelor' star called 911 before allegedly fleeing scene

The tractor driver, 66-year-old Kenneth Mosher of Aurora, was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. The 35 year old Soules is still in custody...


Le Pen's Hopes Of Becoming President Come Down To One Factor

One of the challenges included an attack that destroyed the family apartment building as 8-year-old Marine and her sisters slept. He must not repeat his first...


Canadian PM responds to Trump's criticism of dairy industry

Italy has also committed to increase its defence spending to two per cent of gross domestic product, the target Trump wants all North Atlantic Treaty Organisati...


Made-in-China aircraft carrier set to launch within days

Almost two years in the making and amid much speculation of its full capabilities, China appears to be getting set to launch its second aircraft carrier, the fi...


Anzac Day - A time to remember all who served

Dawn service - commences at 5.30am, please arrive by 5.25am. At the half-light of dawn, soldiers were armed and ready for attack so that, as the sun rose, thei...


3 children among 5 dead in New York City housefire

The youngest child and another person were in the attic, which Nigro said was a very hard place for firefighters to reach in the burning inferno. The youngest...


Saudi King Salman restores benefits to state employees

The appointment of Prince Khaled bin Salman to Washington signals the kingdom's eagerness to strengthen bilateral ties under President Donald Trump. King Salm...


Court finds more racial gerrymandering in Texas voting maps

This is the third time this year that federal judges have ruled that Texas lawmakers have intentionally discriminated against minority voters, and the secon...


Grizzlies pull within 2-1 of Spurs with 105-94 win

Milwaukee didn't quite shoot the ball as well as it did in Game 1, while the Raptors were strong from the field. It may be plainly obvious when looking at th...


Trump's 2016 taxes under audit and won't be released, Spicer says

Officers confiscated knives and makeshift weapons. Spicer's comments come after several "Tax March" demonstrations took place in almost 150 cities on Saturd...


Trump still quiet about how to deal with Kim Jong

According to Dmitry Kiselyov, the Kremlin's top TV mouthpiece, it isn't going to be the evil dictator Kim Jong-Un who could possibly bring about WW3. "Both ar...


Massive US bomb death toll rises to 94

Footage released by the U.S. shows the bomb's devastating power. Security experts say IS had built their redoubts close to civilian homes, but the government ...


Pence sees North Korea's failed missile test as 'provocation'

A U.S. Navy attack on a Syrian airfield this month raised questions about U.S. President Donald Trump's plans for reclusive North Korea, which has conducted sev...


British tests point to sarin use in Syria: ambassador

The UK result confirmed earlier testing by Turkish authorities that concluded that sarin had been used for the first time on a large scale in Syria's civil war ...


AC salvage late draw against Inter in dramatic Milan derby

Milan enjoyed a great start, Bacca firing over from four yards seconds into the game after a mix-up in the Inter defence following Matias Fernandez's charge th...