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US Military Carries Out 30 Airstrikes in Yemen

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) leader Qassem al-Rimi said the group had offered to release journalist Luke Somers, kidnapped in Yemen in 2013, in exch...


Obamacare Repeal's Burden on Poor Enrages Critics on Every Side

It would, however, allow insurers to impose a surcharge on such people if they have had a gap in coverage. But the new plan would allow states to keep enrolling...


Security alert at London Bridge causes major disruption on the rails

It was understood a suspicious vehicle was behind the alert, and a bomb disposal robot had been deployed to the area. Station is now closed. Southwark Police ...


Baby Remains Found at Former Bon Secours Catholic Orphanage in Ireland

When Corless discovered death certificates for 796 children at the home between 1925 and 1961 but burial records for only two, it was clear that hundreds of bod...


UConn's Obi Melifonwu (44-Inch Vertical Jump) Impressing NFL Scouts

In 2015, University of CT defensive back Byron Jones set a new Scouting Combine record for broad jump as part of an excellent workout that helped him cement h...


Reliance capital makes 275 crores profit from Just 10 crore

The financial services company, part of the Anil Ambani led group, had invested 10 crore rupees in Paytm , Press Trust of India ( PTI ) reported. While they ...


DC marchers plan 'Day Without A Woman'

They plan to make their presence known by not showing up for work and not shopping. "On this day, I call upon the people of India to reaffirm their commitment...


Craig Shakespeare named Leicester manager until the end of the season

The Foxes have since won both of their games with Shakespeare in charge. Leicester City are set to appoint Claudio Ranieri's replacement, and Foxes fans will ...


Ghana marks 60 years of nationhood

Previously known as the Gold Coast under the British rule, the West African nation enjoys a rich history as the first country south of the Sahara to achieve ind...


US Jewish groups criticize Israeli bill banning BDS supporters

The left wing group J Street also expressed its dismay and said the bill "damages Israel's democracy and helps the BDS movement". Israel's government, one o...


Trump greets first wave of White House tourists

Tour requests must be submitted through a member of Congress up to three months in advance and no less than 21 days in advance. The self-guided and free pub...


Red Cross: Test your smoke alarms when turning clocks ahead this weekend

Check local building codes for additional requirements. That is a recommendation the Office of Commissioner of Insurance gives every year in hopes of reducing...


Again, CBN offers $367m for forex forwards

The CBN gave this order in a circular to all banks signed by the Director, Financial Markets Developments, Mr. Alvan Ikoku . A trader said the market was exp...


NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite sees formation of Tropical Storm Enawo

EST). The. "Northern Madagascar will experience damaging winds and heavy rainfall into Wednesday", AccuWeather meteorologist Jason Nicholls said. They are c...


Ex-Panama dictator Noriega to undergo brain surgery

Judicial authorities granted the aging inmate a period of home arrest until April 28 to undergo the operation after which they will decide whether he is fit to ...


British lawmakers debate banning mandatory workplace high heels

Nicola Thorp spoke to talkRADIO after the MPs' debate on whether or not to ban employers from forcing women to wear high heels, in response to her petition. A j...


Woman and child dead and two critical in Hume Hwy horror

Truck driver's unsafe driving exposed by dashcam Video has emerged of a truck driving erratically on a New South Wales road, swerving dangerously in and out of ...


Talks resume to restore the North's power-sharing executive

Party leader Arlene Foster will hold a meeting with her depleted Assembly group for the first time this morning. The party leader has faced calls to stand dow...


Peter Capaldi to battle favourite monster in final Doctor Who series

The BBC confirmed this glorious news recently, and the image above should serve as all of the proof you need that it's happening. These particular villains ha...


Chancellor Hammond's £60 BILLION Brexit war chest will protect Britain

The economic outlook has changed considerably since the Autumn Statement in November, public services are strained and Mr Hammond will want to demonstrate he ha...


WA election: Pauline Hanson hoses down voter concern over Liberals preference deal

Mr Barnett also tried to downplay the political relationship with One Nation, saying the deal was struck only to maximise the Liberal result. "What I'm hearin...


Mexico, Jamaica drawn together in Gold Cup

The U.S. men's national soccer team will play Panama, Martinique, and Haiti or Nicaragua in the Gold Cup group stage this summer, CONCACAF announced Tuesday. Be...


Poachers kill rare giant Elephant in Kenya

Satao II's death comes two days after a KWS officer was killed during an anti-poaching incident in the park, the second to die in less than a month at the han...


Which are the 10 best countries to live in?

However, it adds: "Despite [slipping in the ranking], the USA continues to be seen as the world's most powerful country: an economically and politically consequ...


FBI, NSA called to testify on Trump-Russia investigation

A preliminary witness list, which Nunes cautioned may be modified or expanded as necessary, includes a who's-who of current and former senior intelligence offic...


The Official Trump Inauguration Photos Prove Crowds Weren't 'the Largest Ever'

As you may recall, Donald Trump and his lackeys went after the media earlier this year for supposedly lying about the poor turnout for his Inauguration. "We cau...


Malaysia will not travel for North Korea football clash

In a statement released by Dato' Hamidin Aminon Monday, the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) were informed of the directive by the Ministry of Youth and S...


More snow on the way across Vancouver Island: Environment Canada

A snowfall warning was issued for the area by Environment Canada early Sunday. Drivers passing through the areas are warned to be prepared for conditions ...


Sessions Defends His Testimony About Russian Contacts

Sessions stepped back from it last week after a Washington Post article revealed he'd failed to disclose meetings with the Russian ambassador during his own c...


Get A Load Of This Incredible Game-Winning Sequence From Kawhi Leonard

After brushing shoulders with Nene on a very high screen-and-roll, the Beard got the step on Leonard and was one-on-one with David Lee as he drove downhil...


Abike Dabiri 'Don't go to United States unless it's important,' Presidential aide says

But, Onyeama while speaking with journalists in Abuja on Tuesday, urged Nigerians to shun the travel warning. He said Nigeria is not among the countries now u...


'Death penalty not the solution' - worldwide rights group

Rep. Robert S. Ace Barbers, chairman of the House Committee on Dangerous Drugs, said he voted in favor of the bill because "I am fully aware of the dangers, a...


Poland Seeks to Generate Support for Challenger to Tusk

Meanwhile, the centre-right grouping, the largest in the European Parliament, said that Saryusz-Wolski has been stripped of his role as vice president of the pa...


Iraqi commander: Troops capture Mosul government complex

The operation involves an array of forces taking part but CTS and Rapid Response ultimately playing the leading roles. The museum was on a police list release...


USA trade deficit with China rises, but slides versus Japan

The trade deficit jumped to $48.5 billion, a $4.2 billion increase from December and the highest since March 2012, driven in part by a $1.2 billion monthly drop...