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Brittle Kosovo, Serbia Ties Feel Strain over Ex-Prime Minister's Arrest

Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic said Thursday that, if France did not extradite Haradinaj, West European states should stop "patronizing" Serbia about...


Federal Bureau of Investigation apparently never asked for access to hacked DNC servers

Instead, the bureau relied on a private company, CrowdStrike, to conduct a forensic review of the servers and any traces that might have been left by hackers. i...


Department of Labor sues Google for withholding data in anti-discrimination audit

The Labor Department sued Palantir , a secretive data software startup cofounded by Peter Thiel, in September for allegedly discriminating against Asian job ap...


Boy dangling by backpack rescued from ski lift at Utah resort

Ski patrol put a padded mat underneath the boy and then used a ladder to lift the boy, who was not injured in the incident, back into the chair. The incident ...


BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj plays communal card, BJP disassociates

I feel action should be taken. The Election Commission has also sought a report on the remark madeby the Unnao MP. Following the controversial statement, Haji...


SC dismisses expelled Sasikala Pushpa's petition seeking probe into Jayalalithaa's death

The court also refused to entertain another plea filed by Tamil Nadu Telugu Yuva Sakthi on the similar grounds and said, "Madras High Court is seized with the m...


Gunman shoots, wounds US consular official in Mexico

Moments before the shooting, the official, who was wearing shorts and a sleeveless shirt, paid his parking ticket at an automated machine, according to another ...


Dan Coats Announced as Trump's Pick for Director of National Intelligence

Trump has publicly questioned the role of the director of national intelligence - a post created after the September 11, 2001 attacks - and United States media ...


Hate Crimes and Media Double Standards

Nevertheless, ABC's World News Tonight and NBC Nightly News failed to broadcast anything about the incident Wednesday evening. CNN host Don Lemon treated ...


34 of 158 inmates recaptured after jailbreak in Philippines

Acting Provincial Jail Warden Superintedent Peter John Bongngat Jr. earlier said the attackers were suspected to include members of the outlawed Bangsamoro Isla...


Queen Elizabeth II 'nearly shot' by Palace guard

But the Queen was pretty cool about the whole thing. Her Majesty said: "That's quite all right". However, the Queen's response bordered on contrite - she ap...


Supreme Court rejects plea seeking CBI inquiry into Jayalalithaa's death

So, a CBI inquiry should be made into her death, Ms Pushpa's lawyer pleaded the apex court. A bench of Justices Pinaki Chandra Ghose and Rohinton Nariman ques...


Bernie Sanders takes giant Donald Trump tweet to Senate

Bernie Sanders brought a poster-sized Donald Trump tweet with him to Wednesday Senate debate . "I think it is interesting that we listen to what Donald T...


Southwest Airlines leaving Akron-Canton Airport in June

Lauderdale and San Antonio, Southwest Airlines announced Tuesday. In its latest schedule, which it has newly extended through August 14, Southwest also plans ...


Dozens Injured in New York City Train Derailment

According to the New York City Fire Department, of the 103 people with reported injuries none of them has life threatening wounds. An NTSB spokesman says the ...


Google confirms its AlphaGo AI beat top players in online games

DeepMind is a neural network - essentially a large web of artificially intelligent classical computers that are trained using computer algorithms to solve compl...


'First impressions matter': Teen wears suit to meet newborn niece

You know, I know it, we all know it: First impressions are seriously important. Iris Kessler's photo of her brother Grant has been re-tweeted more than 139,...


In high 'spirits', Modi and Nitish strike the right

Observers believe that the statement is an indication about "growing closeness between Nitish Kumar and Narendra Modi". The JDU led by Nitish Kumar and BJP ha...


Bengaluru Molestation : 4 Arrested One among them is a B.com student !

The main attackers have been identified as Aiyappa who is a delivery boy and another IIT student. They get off the scooter and groped the girl to molested her f...


B&M European Value Retail SA (BME) Price Target Raised to GBX 330

B&M European Value Retail SA (LON:BME) had its price target hoisted by Deutsche Bank AG from GBX 300 ($3.69) to GBX 330 ($4.06) in a research note published on...


Jovenel Moise confirmed victor of presidential election

The Haiti provisional electoral council said on Tuesday that Moise was the majority victor with 55.6 percent of the vote. Moise, who ran for former presiden...


Pistol-packing granny scares off armed intruder

I sure was hoping". "Anybody try to break in on me, either he gonna kill me or I'm gonna kill him". "They got out of the vehicle and whipped him up real good"...


Marriyum urges Imran to respect national institutions

The minister said that the prime minister was moving forward with the agenda of national development and prosperity, reiterating that the hurdle-creators would ...


Panamagate case: SC resumes hearing

Maryam maintained that as a trustee, she could only run businesses of the trust in case of the death of a current trustee. A 40-page document containing the f...


President-elect Donald Trump tweets about Chevy Cruze

Trump, in a tweet sent early Tuesday, threatened to slap a tax on General Motors for importing compact cars to the US from Mexico. As a counter statement ...


Suffering of Kashmiris must come to an end, says PM Nawaz

Sharif's foreign policy chief Sartaj Aziz said Pakistan was determined to support Kashmiris despite certain foreign policy challenges. The prime minister also...


Two arrested in severe child sexual assault investigation

But when the little girl was examined, she had life threatening injuries consistent with sexual assault. However, after questioning Cardenas and a female rela...


Bengaluru Molestation Case: Four Arrested Including Main Accused

The police had initially picked up 12 people in connection with the incident. The accused were identified as Ayyappa alias Nithish Kumar (19), a delivery boy ...


Senior Chinese official kills himself after shooting colleagues

The mayor and party secretary suffered injuries that are not life-threatening, Xinhua news agency reports . Chen Zhongshu, the director of Panzhihua's land...


Australia scrambles to heal military rift with Indonesia

Australian defence minister Marise Payne said the Australian army had looked into the incident and an investigation is now being finalised. Australian autho...


Dry spell ends after fresh snow fall in Kashmir

The world famous Gulmarg tourist resort in north Kashmir witnessed almost two-foot snow on Tuesday and brought smiles on the faces of tourist stakeholders who w...


Gender pay gap increases as women enter their 30s

Recent research from the Resolution Foundation highlights the changes in the gender pay gap between different generations, from the "greatest generation" (th...


Ryan: GOP to 'defund' Planned Parenthood in Obamacare repeal

What saved Planned Parenthood's funding? The House Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives , which was spurred into action by the release of horrific vi...


Quake hits off coast of Scarborough measuring 3.8 magnitude

It had a 6.1 magnitude on the Richter scale and around 1,200 buildings were damaged, after tremors collapsed chimneys and cracked walls. An elderly woman is h...


Donald Trump Plans to Continue Tweeting as President

Walsh will be one of the most senior women in the Trump White House. "Rick and Katie have been instrumental in our victory and transition efforts", said Chi...