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Trump allowing states to block some Planned Parenthood money

Trump did not issue a statement Thursday, though the White House announced that he had signed the bill . Speaker Paul Ryan also applauded the signing: "This ...


North Korea attempts but fails to launch missile: South Korea

Also on display was a powerful mid-range missile that can potentially reach USA air bases in Guam, which outside analysts call a "Musudan", as well as a new sol...


UK scientists: samples from Syrian attack test positive for sarin

The sarin gas attack hit the town of Khan Sheikhoun in the opposition-held Idlib province on 4 April, killing 87 people, many of them children. Moscow is a ke...


Pence: North Korea 'provocation' shows the risk to military

Pence said Sunday at a fellowship dinner at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul that the willingness of military members "to stand firm without fear inspires th...


Trump Supporter Accused of Assaulting Woman at Campaign Rally Blames President

Bamberger also cited other Trump rallies, saying Trump and his campaign " repeatedly urged people attending" the rallies to "remove individuals who were voicin...


Death anniversary of Biju Patnaik observed in Odisha

The BJD, named after Biju Patnaik, has also made a decision to organise meetings in all gram panchayats, blocks and district headquarters in memory of the leade...


Authorities: Apartment building fire leaves 162 homeless

Carla Bravo has lived in the building for decades. He said firefighters are concerned that the entire building would collapse. All building residents have bee...


Kapanen scores double OT winner as Leafs beat Capitals 4-3

A rookie at 25 this season, Zaitsev led the Leafs in minutes during the regular season and finished second among the team's defenders with 36 points. The NHL,...


Aadhaar pay: Now make digital transaction without a smartphone

Based on a biometric platform, any Aadhaar card holder can now pay to any merchant using his thumb impressions. It will enable every Indian citizen to pay d...


India an opportunity for Australian educators: Visiting minister

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said under the new partnership Victoria University and the University of Canberra would work with India to assist in ...


Former Afghan President: Massive US bomb was an 'atrocity'

Army Gen. John Nicholson, commander of U.S. Forces-Afghanistan and the NATO Resolute Support mission, skirted questions Friday on whether he acted alone on the ...


Pence warns NKorea 'era of strategic patience is over'

The unannounced visit Monday at the start of his 10-day trip to Asia was a USA show of force that allowed the vice-president to gaze at North Korean soldiers fr...


Wladimir Klitschko Says Upgrades Will Help Him Against Anthony Joshua

Because of his array of personal problems, Fury twice backed out of the rematch in 2016, leaving Klitschko , who had reigned for almost a decade as champion an...


U.S. threatens more pressure on Syria after missile strikes

The Syrian government decried the "US aggression", and said the military attack would only bolster the position of terrorists in the country. "So really now wha...


International monitors criticize Turkish referendum, say Turkish government is silencing opposition

Erdogan declared victory in the vote, although official results have yet to be posted. The main opposition, the Republican People's Party (CHP), has called ...


Philippines: Abu Sayyaf beheads Filipino hostage

He identified the victim as Noel Besconde, one of the fishermen abducted by the ASG from the F/B Remona last December off the Celebes Sea near the tri-boundary ...


EC defers Anantnag Lok Sabha bypoll to May 25

The mobile and broadband internet service had been suspended during the intervening night of April 8 and 9 in the valley, where separatists had called for a gen...


Rouhani resisters to run in Iran's elections

Ahmadinejad previously served two four-year terms from 2005 to 2013 pushing forward Iran's nuclear program despite worldwide opposition. "We should always be ...


South Africans hold nationwide protests against President Jacob Zuma

Syriana Maesela, a retiree who was on her way by train to Pretoria to join the march, said Zuma doesn't seem to care about the people. The said movement is al...


Bulls beat Celtics 101-94; Thomas plays after sister's death

Stevens said Thomas plans to play in Game 2 Tuesday night then head to Washington state to be with his family and help complete funeral arrangements. "They're s...


Massive vigil held at North Park Elementary School in San Bernardino

He then turned the gun on himself. The two had been separated since March after having been married just a few months. Anderson's criminal history included we...


Re-polling will trigger more violence and killings

Kashmir's ruling Peoples' Democratic Party demanded that the elections for Anantnag be deferred. 'We have received fresh communication from civil and police a...


FBI Got FISA Warrant to Monitor Ex-Trump Adviser in Russia Probe

In March previous year, Mr Trump named Mr Page as one of his small team of foreign policy advisers. "That would be ridiculous". When asked by Stephanopoul...


Small plane crashes next to Lisbon-area supermarket; 5 dead

Three of the dead were French citizens and one Swiss, reports say. Four of those killed are believed to be people who were travelling aboard the plane. The pl...


Apple Self-Driving Car Project is Alive

In another sign of the investment in self-driving cars, GM said this week it will add more than 1,100 jobs in California over five years at its Cruise Autom...


8 coaches of Rajya Rani Express derailed in UP; Atleast 12 injured

The Uttar Pradesh police has said that a portion of the railway track where eight coaches of the Rajya Rani Express derailed in Rampur today was missing and t...


North Korea's missile launch threatens whole world, South says

President Donald Trump is asserting that China is working with the United States on "the North Korea problem". Some analysts were puzzled by this. Neither w...


Trump signs bill allowing states to defund Planned Parenthood

Anthony List. It's no surprise that Republicans, who have long clamored to take away the roughly $20 million Planned Parenthood received under Title X , seized...


A Cloudy Day & Cooler

After that, skies begin to clear. On Friday skies remain partly cloudy with highs in the low/ mid-80s and have winds from the southwest at 10-20 miles per h...


Two Detroit cops wounded by shotgun blast, one critical

The officers may have been unintentionally hit by a single bullet shot by teenager inside who was protecting the home. The officer hit in the face is in criti...


North Korea Missile Launch Fails A Day After Military Parade

The Associated Press has reported, citing unidentified US officials, that Washington would focus on "maximum pressure and engagement" to induce the North to den...


Spicer says Hitler comment 'inexcusable and reprehensible'

Christians are preparing for Easter on Sunday, and Jews are celebrating Passover. On Wednesday, Spicer said the comments were "inexcusable and reprehensible" ...


From Opponents To Former Allies, Pressure Mounts Against South Africa's Zuma

The South African Rand has plummeted in mid-week trade on news the ruling ANZ party has confirmed it stands 100% behind President Jacob Zuma. Speaking at a pr...


Canada: Amarinder's stand on Minister disappointing

Ahead of Sajjans visit, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said he would not meet him alleging that the Canadian Minister is a "Khalistani sympathiser". Reta...


Hundreds of Palestinians held by Israel launch hunger strike

Opinion polls suggest Barghouti is the top contender to succeed Mr Abbas as president. Hundreds of Palestinians in Israeli jails launched a hunger strike Mond...