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Two UN officials kidnapped in DR Congo

It was not clear when the kidnapping occurred on a bridge near the village of Ngombe, government spokesman Lambert Mende said to AP, adding that the kidnappers ...


Manpower releases hiring outlook for the second quarter

Dr Adam Marshall, director general of the BCC, said, "Thanks to the hard work of businesses and the continued resilience of the redoubtable British consumer, th...


Arsene Wenger: Lincoln City victory about accomplishment not relief

ARSENAL fans have been far from quiet in their protests against under-fire boss Arsene Wenger - but now it has made it to the other side of the world. "It was ...


Car Bomb Blast Kills 6 Near Hotel in Somalia's Capital

It remained intact, but a nearby house was damaged in the explosion. "We killed 17 people, including senior officials of military and security and former lawmak...


Turkey's Erdogan compares Dutch rally ban to Nazism as row spirals

The Dutch government cited public order and security concerns in withdrawing landing rights for Mr Cavusoglu's flight. Wilders - who has longstanding connec...


Chicago getting 1st significant snowfall since December

Of course. After we go all of January and February with no measurable snow for the first time in the history of Chicago record-keeping, the city is now rolling ...


CT adds jobs, but unemployment rate ticks up

The Labor Department says the unemployment rate fell to a low 4.7 percent from 4.8 percent. Speaking of presidential administrations, it's probably too soon t...


Muhammadu Buhari tells MPs he has resumed his duties

But, when Osinbajo started acting in President Buhari's capacity, Nigerians saw the dollar crashing to exchange at ₦455 to $1. Before leaving Nigeria, Buhari ...


Congress Wants Wiretapping Evidence By Monday

Meanwhile, Conway remains a staunch defender of all things President Trump says. even to the point of warning Americans not to trust their microwave ovens. Conw...


Ed Sheeran to guest star on Game of Thrones season 7

Season 7 has another famous star on its roster-Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard, who filmed his stint on the show in Spain in November 2016. Singer Ed Sheeran ...


Prime Minister hits out at SNP over second referendum

At a press conference on Monday, she said Scotland was at an "important cross roads", which Scotland had not chosen. Scotland's charities will make th...


NATO Chief Urges Countries to Keep Up with Defense Spending

That jump was driven in large part by a 3.5 percent, $23 billion increase in US defense spending between 2015 and 2016. But more than four-fifths of the countri...


SNL Takes on Ivanka Trump with 'Complicit' Perfume Ad

What's the fragrance for a woman who has everything but does nothing with it except improve her own PR? Even when the guys bring musical guest Lorde out to perf...


Clinton team 'probably also met Russian ambassador'

Peskov also defended those meetings, saying they were not an attempt to interfere in the 2016 election. Peskov said that there was certainly a difference in...


Winter storm to hit southern Ontario Monday into Tuesday

Snow will develop during the day and continue into tomorrow. "It's part of a massive system". The storm is set to hit southwestern Ontario during the day Mo...


Punjab election results: Amarinder Singh thanks Rahul Gandhi for Congress' Punjab win

The BJP won just three seats. Congress gained 31 seats since last elections. Its ally, Lok Insaaf Party, won two seats. He said that Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)...


Yadier Molina trashes MLB for 'horrible' World Baseball Classic security

Before the start of the ninth inning, a skirmish took place in the stands, causing the Puerto Rico bench to empty as players went to check on family. "We don't...


Mubarak ordered released following acquittal in killing protesters case

Mubarak, believed to be seriously ill, has been in detention at a Cairo military hospital, where he has spent most of his time since being overthrown and arrest...


Winter Storm Watch Begins Monday Night

The warning is now in effect for counties in pink, and counties to the south are under a winter weather advisory for lighter snow accumulations; 3 to 6 inches...


Assad says he has not seen 'anything concrete' on Trump's IS plan

Iraqi forces dislodged the militants from the eastern part of Mosul in January, after 100 days of fighting to reclaim the city seized by the jihadist group in 2...


Iraq forces advance after jihadists 'trapped' in Mosul

The militants are vastly outnumbered and outgunned by Iraqi forces backed by a US-led coalition and are defending their last major stronghold in Iraq using suic...


Green dye pumped into Chicago River for St. Paddy's Day

It takes more than 45 pounds of the environmentally friendly vegetable dye to color the water, using a powdered formula that begins orange before it mixes with ...


Ram Jethmalani advises Justice CS Karnan not to "weaken" judiciary

He told Justice Karnan to not "destroy or weaken" the judiciary, which he said was the only protection common people have in the "corruption dominated country"....


Woman questions Spicer at DC Apple store, tweets video

Throughout the 50-second back and forth, Spicer, wearing a dark blazer, a button-down shirt sans tie and a concrete smile, attempts to gently rebuff Chauhan whi...


Pak deputy HC summoned over ceasefire violations by Pak forces

India today summoned the deputy high commissioner of Pakistan and conveyed its strong protest and "grave concern" over continued ceasefire violations by the Pak...


Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Meets Trump Envoy

He will also meet President Reuven Rivlin and opposition leader Yitzhak Herzog.Saturday, Trump held his first conversation with Abbas. According to a report b...


European Union extends Russian Federation sanctions over Ukraine for 6 more months

Russia's choice of contestant has, however, brought another scandal to a Eurovision already fraught with controversy. Although Samoylova is not now barred fro...


Strike affecting rail services

Services by other mainline train operators - TransPennine Express, East Midlands and Virgin - are running as normal. Hundreds of thousands of rail passengers...


Tony Pulis says West Brom interested in John Terry move

They racked up a 3-0 victory thanks to goals from Kevin Mirallas, Morgan Schneiderlin and, as you'd expect, from Romelu Lukaku. Pulis' side sit eighth in the ...


Rawat's defeat leaves Congress struggling for leaders in Uttarakhand

However, Amarinder was the clear victor from his traditional assembly constituency of Patiala-Urban where he defeated Aam Aadmi Party's Balbir Singh by 52,407 v...


Poland Repudiates Le Pen's Offer to Help It Dismantle the EU

Despite the government's disputes with the EU, Polish society is overwhelmingly in favour of EU membership. "We must be aware that we may be cheated any moment"...


Jordan releases soldier who shot Israeli schoolgirls

Daqamseh killed the Israeli schoolgirls in a shooting rampage at the "Island of Peace" post on the Israeli-Jordanian border. Israel's government summoned th...


Buffalo Bills Sign Lorenzo Alexander to Two-Year Deal

He was the darling of the Bills defense a year ago and now he's back in Buffalo to finish up his career. The Bills signed Alexander to a one-year, $885,000 de...


Malala is going to Oxford and some people are outraged

The 19-year-old, who was nearly killed by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education, received a conditional offer of a place to study Politics, Philosoph...


Philippines to China: The South China Sea Is Ours

The Philippine military spotted the Chinese survey ships crisscrossing the Benham Rise waters suspiciously from July to December previous year, Defense Secretar...