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Jan 18 2017

Pakistan mother sentenced to death after burning daughter alive

When she arrived, her mother and brother tied her to a bed, poured gasoline over her and set her on fire. Police had suspected that Parveen was helped by her son in kil...

Jan 18 2017

Rescue Teams on Standby for Stranded Dolphins off Everglades

NOAA initially reported that 95 false killer whales were stranded in a remote location off of Hog Key in the Everglades . "Once on scene, a response team attempted t...

Jan 18 2017

Kidnapped In 1985: Two Missing Children Safe in Houston & Now Thirty-Something

Police announced Tuesday that Russell Yates' daughters, Kelly and Kimberly, were found and their mother was arrested in Houston. As of Tuesday, she was en route to Rhod...

Jan 17 2017

German Carmakers Threatened with 35% Import Tariff by Trump

I would tell BMW if they want to build cars in Mexico and sell in the United States of America without a 35% tax, they can forget it. German Vice Chancellor and Econo...

Jan 17 2017

SpaceX launch as filmed from 8500ft above ground

Ten minutes after the rocket took off, its first stage booster unit was jettisoned and safely recovered in the upright position on a so-called "droneship" in the Pacific....

Jan 15 2017

Politicians Fire Back At Trump In Defense Of Rep. John Lewis

Lewis would go on to be elected to the Atlanta City Council before he joined Congress. "His human rights record is well documented in Atlanta and around the world. The tw...

Jan 15 2017

Abbas may 'reverse' Israel recognition if Trump moves embassy

Foreign minister Julie Bishop was quick to reiterate the Australian government's firm support for Israel and distance it from the December 24 vote on UN Security Council ...

Jan 15 2017

Three female Chinese weightlifters stripped of Olympic golds

Cao Lei, Chen Xiexia and Liu Chunhong, gold medallists in the respective women's 75kg, 48kg and 69kg categories at Beijing 2008, have all been disqualified with all three...

Jan 15 2017

Human Rights Groups Respond To Obama Administration Lifting Sanctions Against Sudan

In a letter to Congress, Obama said he's determined that the situation that led the U.S.to impose and continue sanctions had changed over the last six months in light of ...

Jan 14 2017

Trump warns CNN is in 'total meltdown with fake news'

Trump blasted CNN after it reported the fact that both President Obama and President-elect Trump were briefed by United States intelligence about allegations that R...

Jan 14 2017

Man Pays Sales Tax on SUV All in Pennies at DMV

Stafford then filed three lawsuits after he couldn't get the phone numbers of nine local DMV offices, but the case was dismissed on Tuesday. He wrote: 'Needless to say ...

Jan 14 2017

Britain, Turkey, Greece meet to discuss Cyprus settlement

Cyprus has been divided in two since 1974 after Turkish troops occupied the northern part of the small Mediterranean island in reaction to a coup by the military rulers o...

Jan 14 2017

Retail inflation falls for fifth straight month to 3.41%

India's factory output rose 5.7 per cent in November, the first month of the government's demonetisation drive, while retail inflation declined to 3.41 per cent in Decemb...

Jan 14 2017

Marine Le Pen of France's National Front Visits Trump Tower

Le Pen is not the first European Trump admirer to stop by Trump Tower. The group Human Rights Watch mentioned both Trump and Le Pen in a report warning that the rise of...

Jan 13 2017

ESO will upgrade its Very Large Telescope to hunt for exoplanets

The European Southern Observatory , which operates the telescope facility, and the Breakthrough Initiatives program agreed that the latter would fund an upgrade to the...

Jan 13 2017

Marks & Spencer quality focus finally lifts clothing sales

M&S reported a like-for-like growth in food business sales of 0.6% for the 13 weeks to December 31, 2016, while Tesco reported a 1.3% increase in like-for-like food sales...

Jan 13 2017

Julio Jones: No grudges against Richard Sherman

That was also the game in which Michael Bennett hurt his knee midway through the third quarter. "They have a real knack for the football", head coach Dan Quinn said ...

Jan 13 2017

Oil recovers some previous losses, but doubts over supply cuts linger

Countries with a naturally declining output of oil are contributing to a decrease in global production, he said . Iraq had reduced its oil exports by 170,000 bbl/d and w...

Jan 11 2017

Microsoft teases creators update with new preview build

Starting with this update you can now open up an InPrivate window for Microsoft Edge from the taskbar icon by right clicking. Although the Creators Update isn't expec...

Jan 11 2017

Amazon Alexa Dominates Voice-Command Tech At CES 2017

Brooke's parents have since added a security code to the device (instructions on how to do so can be found here) and they have reportedly donated the dollhouse to a local...