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Advisory issued as heavy fog hangs over southern Ontario

Isolated light showers are possible. Earlier Saturday , the Weather Service issued a dense fog advisory , which lasted until noon, for the area. In Winnip...


Failed Trident missile test

But the political fallout has already begun. The incident, in which a test fired missile veered towards the United States, was not reported until Sunday, bu...


Mexico president talks with Trump as faces populist pressure at home

Mr Trump has said he would move to tear up the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) if no "fair deal" was forthcoming. Trump will meet on Friday with M...


Samsung blames battery design for Galaxy Note 7 fires

The negative electrode windings in the battery of an unnamed "manufacturer A", which first supplied the batteries for the Note7 phones, were found in some cases...


Dollar sinks to 7-week low on Trump uncertainty

President Donald Trump to offer details of his promised stimulus. Gold has hit a two-month high in early trading, with investors anxious about the new preside...


Democrats vow to skip inauguration on Twitter after latest Trump attack

Senator Sasse responded via Twitter that "John Lewis and his "talk" have changed the world". "And they helped destroy the candidacy of Hillary Clinton ", Lew...


First Drone Strike of Trump Admin Hits al Qaeda in Yemen

A man walks past a graffiti, denouncing strikes by US drones in Yemen, painted on a wall in Sanaa November 13, 2014. President Donald Trump seems to be alread...


China's new two-child policy sparks increase in births

The figure was 1.31 million higher than in 2015, according to an article in the state-run China Daily. There is more than 45 percent of the children who were bo...


Millie Bobby Brown Hits Another Career Milestone at 12

The advertorial, photographed by Willy Vanderperre (who worked with Simons during his tenure at Dior), highlights the company's new "made-to-measure service",...


Iraqi Forces Battle ISIS in Mosul January 20, 2017

Iraq's defence ministry said it was clearing the areas it had taken of bombs left by ISIL. He noted that Abu Abdel Rahman was in charge of executing women in...


Turkey: Constitutional reform to boost presidential powers gets assembly nod, faces referendum

At least 330 votes were needed to adopt the constitutional change. Speaking in Istanbul, he hailed the assembly's early-morning decision saying a more powerfu...


At least 32 dead and 50 injured as train derails in India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi also tweeted that the tragedy was "saddening" and said the railways ministry was working to ensure quick relief and rescue operat...


Oil-output cuts going better than expected, OPEC says

An OPEC committee together with Russian Federation and Oman have agreed on a monitoring process that will ensure compliance from 24 countries with an accord sig...


Dutch PM: 'Leave if you don't like our country'

The Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte has told people who don't like living in The Netherlands that they should leave. The Dutch prime minister, Mark Rutte, has...


Trump Signs Executive Orders After Taking Office

The president will begin the week by hosting a breakfast for key business leaders, where he plans to listen to their advice and concerns in his administration. ...


3 dogs give avalanche rescuers hope but 22 people missing

Emanuele Cherubini, a helicopter paramedic, told Reuters that the hotel "is full of places to shelter in.so if someone had the good fortune to find one of those...


No. 12 Louisville falls to No. 10 Florida State

We played with great effort and intensity. "Consistency was a word that did not define us last year but definitely is something that we have had this year", s...


North Korea warns USA on anniversary of spy ship capture

The Kalma missile test site near the eastern coast city of Wonsan is where the North conducted at least four tests of the Musudan intermediate-range ballistic m...


Australian Industry Group welcomes new NSW Premier

PARLIAMENTRY Secretary for the Hunter and Central Coast Scot MacDonald said he was excited about the election this morning of Gladys Berejiklian as NSW Premier....


White House Open to Cooperation with Russian Federation in Syria, Press Secretary Says

Pahon said the Defense Department had a channel of communication with the Russian military that was exclusively focused on avoiding collisions in the airspace o...


'SNL': Kate McKinnon's Kellyanne Conway channels Roxie Hart

The pre-taped short begins with Conway doing her usual explain & defend drudgery for CNN's Jake Tapper (Beck Bennett). And the way SNL sees things, Conway ...


US Spy Agencies Probe Trump's National Security Adviser's Ties to Russian Federation

The Wall Street Journal reported Monday that the intel community is looking into whether the discussions Flynn had with Kislyak violate any laws. In a stat...


Michelle O'Neill replaces Martin McGuinness as Sinn Fein leader at Stormont

SINN Fein has a named Michelle O'Neill as its new leader in the Norther Ireland Assembly. O'Neill said that she was "following in the footsteps of a politica...


Rajnath Singh's son, Rita named in BJP's second UP poll list

BJP Second List of Candidates: BJP enacted a way where the other parties still remained in shock. The former Congress leader is the second member of her family ...


Chinese president defends globalisation, rebuffs protectionism

All countries whether big or small are all part of the world. "Whether you like it or not the global economy is a big ocean you can not escape from". This will ...


Trump Team Wanted 'Red Square/North Korea-Style' Parade with Tanks and Missiles

Not present at the Inauguration Day parade will be heavy-duty equipment including tanks and missile launchers, despite an early request from the Trump team, Huf...


Iranian court 'upholds five year sentence' for jailed Briton Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

Ms Zaghari-Ratcliffe was first detained in April 2016 at Tehran's airport when leaving back to the United Kingdom after a family visit with her then 22-month-ol...


8.0 magnitude quake strikes Papua New Guinea; tsunami warnings issued

A powerful 7.9-magnitude quake struck Papua New Guinea on Sunday, shaking homes and sparking a tsunami alert, but there were no immediate reports of casualties ...


Paul Nuttall set to contest the Stoke Central by-election, say reports

Mr Nuttall took part in a hustings alongside other shortlisted candidates on Friday night and is in pole position to be officially announced as the candidate in...


Controversial Pastor to Preach to Trump on Inauguration Day

Trump's inauguration committee have selected Pastor Robert Jeffress, leader of the First Baptist megachurch in Dallas, and frequent Fox News guest, to lead th...


Congress-SP alliance rolls out; Congress gets 105 seats

Local Muslim leader Mohd Arif said with this alliance, the Muslim community is being assured that there is a strong alternative in place to stop the BJP from ca...


Bill to replace Jallikattu ordinance to be tabled

At Alanganallur in Madurai, the nerve centre of Jallikattu, the village committee made a decision to hold the bull-taming sport on February 1 with the support o...


Law Ministry clears TN govt's Jallikattu ordinance, sends it to Prez

The protesters were expecting a promise from the prime minister on the immediate promulgation of an ordinance bypassing the Supreme Court order. Therefore the...


Adama Barrow Sworn In As Gambian President In Senegal

Final talks with Jammeh were led by Alpha Conde and Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, presidents of Guinea and Mauritania. That is in pointed contrast to Jammeh's long r...


Freezing fog causes travel chaos as passengers face flight cancellations and delays

The capital's airports have warned of travel disruption today caused by that pesky freezing fog. The warnings are in place until 10.30am but freezing temperat...