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UAE Files Complaint with United Nations over Qatar Fighter Jets

Abu Dhabi, Jan.18 (BNA): The UAE has submitted two notes to the President of the UN Security Council and the President of the United Nations General Assembly, in accordance with the provisions of the UN Charter. The UAE requested that this document b...

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief due in Macedonia to discuss membership bid

That includes resolving the name issue, which Stoltenberg said "has weighed on this region - and this country - for far too long". Until the row is resolved, Athens has agreed only that the country be referred to internationally as "FYROM" (Forme...

Dogs at 'horror house' fed more than kids

Authorities have given no motive for the parents' behavior, which Hestrin called "depraved". The parents would buy food for themselves but prohibit the children from having any, with the exception of the 2-year-old, who was getting enough to eat....

United States defense chief says N. Korea threatens global stability

A new defense strategy released by the Pentagon on Friday takes aim at Russian Federation and China, directing the us military to turn its attention to those nations instead of focusing primarily on Islamist militants and "rogue" countries.

Delta Air tightens requirements for passengers traveling with animals

The market capitalization (Stock Price Multiply by Total Number of Outstanding Shares) for the company is reported at $42.84B. Advisory Services Network LLC now owns 2,546 shares of the transportation company's stock worth $137,000 after buying an ad...

Pope Francis arrives in Peru's Amazon

Barros has denied knowing about what he called the "serious abuses" of Karadima and has said he never approved or participated in those actions. Grab taken for a handout video released by the National Commission for the Pope's Visit and Chilean C...

South Africa summons United States diplomat to explain Trump comment

Trump met Thursday with Graham and other key lawmakers, including Democratic Sen. "Something happened between Tuesday and Thursday and we'll get to the bottom of that", Graham said. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services says it wasn't able to re...

UN Palestinian Agency Calls For Donations After US Freezes Funds

Its commissioner-general, Pierre Krähenbühl says that given the long-standing relationship between the agency and the USA, "this reduced contribution threatens one of the most successful human development endeavors" in the Middle East. Trump's aides ...

President Trump Touts Tax Reform, Jumps Into Midterm Campaigning in Pittsburgh

The special election to replace eight-term Republican Tim Murphy, who resigned in October after he was reported to have urged his mistress to have an abortion, will be the fifth competitive special House election since Trump took office. While Trum...

FEMA: Hawaii didn't need approval to retract missile alert

MA requires three people to agree to send such an alert, he said. Almost 40 terrifying minutes passed between the time Hawaiian officials activated a bogus alert about an incoming missile and the moment the notice was cancelled. Richard Rapoza, spo...

Misleading Trump Admin Report Links Immigration, Terrorism

The report also said deportation officers had more than 2,500 encounters past year with people on the FBI's terrorist watch list - which works out to more than seven a day - and more than 1,700 foreigners have been kicked out of the USA on national...

Man charged with murdering two men from Toronto's gay village

Bruce McArthur, a 66-year-old freelance landscaper from Toronto, was arrested Thursday morning and is charged in connection with the homicides of Andrew Kinsman and Selim Esen. All three men were last seen near Church and Wellesley Sts. or known to f...

Philippines news outlet Rappler still operating despite license revocation

MANILA - Journalists and artists criticized the Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC) revocation of the registration of Rappler , an online media outfit. Ressa worked at CNN for nearly two decades, where she built connections in the globa...

Drought-hit Cape Town at 'point of no return', tightens water targets

The Department of Water and Sanitation says it is implementing several new plans to try and ensure the Western Cape doesn't reach Day Zero . The new regulations come into effect on 1 February and will last for a period of 150 days, following whic...

Kate Middleton Helps Sick Boy In Crowd Waiting To Meet Her

Kate Middleton's caring nature shone through. While she was still rocking her wedding band on her left hand, Kate chose to leave the stand-out sapphire - which once belonged to Princess Diana - at home. They laughed and joked with the health sta...

Snow and ice warning extended to cover all of Sussex

Some roads and pavements are expected to turn icy with an increased likelihood of some accidents and injuries. Its updated weather warning reads: "A deepening area of low pressure is expected to track east across the United Kingdom during Wedne...

Key events in the life of Cardinal Bernard Law

Peter's Basilica, an honour accorded to all Rome-based cardinals. In 2015, the National Catholic Reporter said the US Catholic Church had incurred almost $4 billion in costs related to the abuse crisis over 65 years, well above the almost $3 bi...

Man thought killed Penn student was hitting on him

Bernstein, a pre-med student at the University of Pennsylvania, was visiting his parents in Lake Forest for winter break when he left home January 2 and went to Borrego Park with Woodward, who had previously attended the Orange County High School o...

Gunmen attack church near Cairo, killing nine

The Egyptian Ministry of Interior declared also that two policemen were killed . Ten people died when gunmen tried to storm a church south of Cairo , but were intercepted by police. A gunman clashed with police outside a Coptic church in Cai...

Gunmen Kill 2 Police Escorts, Abduct Foreigners Along Kaduna-Abuja Highway

He said the Command had since swung into action as it had deployed its anti-kidnap unit and assured that the abductors would be brought to book. Those abducted were two Americans and two Canadians. "Also, the two police escorts attached to the expa...

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Polls open in Kentucky primary

Are schools open on Election Day? Now that the primary is over, Stankiewicz said he's gotten numerous complaints about how the election was run, including some from elected offi...

Farm Bill fails in House of Representatives

Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-Fla.) responded, "Some of the best mothers in the world are poor mothers and some of the worst mothers in the world are rich mothers". I have a clear bias to...

Trump to press South Korea's Moon before summit with North

Last week , Trump said Xi "could be influencing" Kim to take a harder line with the USA after North Korea threatened to walk away from the summit. "We believe there is a 99.9 pe...

Syria war: Army takes full control of Damascus after ousting IS

Syrian government forces have regained full control of the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee in southern Damascus , the Al-Masdar news outlet reported on Monday. ISIS had controlle...

Haspel: CIA 'a National Treasure,' Will 'Forge Ahead with Determination'

President Donald Trump made a rare visit to CIA headquarters on Monday to deliver remarks at incoming director Gina Haspel's swearing-in ceremony and expressed his optimism for...

American Idol finalists prepare for star-studded finale

Series host Ryan Seacrest was pleased with the way the inaugural season of the ABC series turned out, but revealed he would change one large aspect of the show. Did American ge...

Cougar kills 1 mountain biker, injures 2nd near Seattle

Alan Myers of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. SJ Brooks, 32, was killed and Isaac Sederbaum, 31, was seriously injured by the mountain lion on Sunday. According t...

Road tripped: Celtics' Game 3 loss another playoff pothole

LeBron James scored 44 points on 17-of-28 shooting to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 111-102 victory over the visiting Boston Celtics to even the Eastern Conference finals ...

Trump attacks ex-CIA chief over 'hit job' Russian Federation probe

Rep. Devin Nunes, an ardent Trump supporter and head of the House intelligence committee, has been demanding information on an FBI source in the Russian Federation investigation. ...

Video shows lava spewing from Kilauea volcano

Hawaii residents dealing with Kilauea's volcanic eruption faced a potentially deadly new challenge on Sunday as lava that reached the Pacific Ocean threatened to send up laze , a ...

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Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

According to the campaign, Sanders' name will appear on the Democratic primary ballot. He says he's very proud to have represented Vermont for two terms in the U.S. In the past...

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

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Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Meanwhile, a number of countries said they would not recognize the election results. The United States and the European Union have also expressed concern. Mr. Maduro attributes t...

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Coming off an impressive victory in the Kentucky Derby , Justify is the 1-2 morning-line favorite for Saturday's second race in a field of eight horses. Baffert has never lost t...

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

A consortium of western companies and Russia's Gazprom said this week it was starting preparatory work off Germany's Baltic coast. "Does he agree that there appears to be no ...

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

The European Union and Iran have launched a vigorous campaign to safeguard the 2015 nuclear deal that the USA has recently ditched by trying to keep Iran's oil and investment flow...

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

The slain officer was identified as a 28-year-old constable Sitaram Upadhyaya of 192 Battalion. In total, six persons, including a BSF officer, were injured in the firing. On Tue...

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

In addition, Toshiba will retain a 40 per cent stake and, together with technology firm Hoya, will ensure that Japanese companies retain a controlling stake of just over 50 per cen...

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

I'm actually 21 weeks, about four and a bit months. Frank posted a picture on Instagram with Christine, his two daughters and dog with the caption: We have some exciting news we ...