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Mar 03 2017

US Launches Air Strikes in Yemen

Days into the Trump administration, Navy SEALs conducted a raid against AQAP in the al Bayda province. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they weren't ...

Mar 03 2017

Obama administration spread evidence on President Trump and Russian Federation during transition

Persons". Trump and members of his administration have pushed back on the report and any suggestion that his campaign colluded with the Russians. Is former IN senat...

Mar 03 2017

New Hearthstone Expansion 'Journey To Un'Goro' Adds Quests To Matches

Essentially, Un'Goro is purportedly an ancient jungle teeming with primordial wonders. A new keyword mechanic is also being introduced, Adapt . In the announcement, ...

Mar 03 2017

EU Parliament Seeks To Reinstate Visas For American Travelers

The European Parliament passed a non-binding resolution on Thursday. Ambassadors of European Union member states on Thursday endorsed an agreement reached by negotiator...

Mar 03 2017

Betsy DeVos doesn't seem to understand the reason historically black colleges exist

DeVos could've met with the leaders of historically black colleges and universities , issued a polite and anodyne statement, and moved on, but the far-right Education Se...

Mar 02 2017

ECO leaders in Pakistan push for economic ties

He also expressed thanks to citizens of twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi for their cooperation during Summit. The head of state is accompanied with Foreign Minis...

Mar 02 2017

Irish abuse victim lashes out at Vatican bureaucracy as she quits panel

Ms Collins, who was raped at age 13 by a hospital chaplain in Ireland, was the only active abuse survivor on the commission after British abuse survivor, Peter Saunders, ...

Mar 02 2017

Italy's Mount Etna Errupts For The First Time Since 1992

The last major eruption was in 1992. The lava flows started Monday night. Authorities are tracking the eruption, and the resulting ash cloud, but they reported no immed...

Mar 01 2017

Billionaire heads toward confirmation as Commerce secretary

Trump has designated Ross to lead a renegotiation of the 23-year-old U.S. -Canada-Mexico North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). "Given your decades of experien...

Feb 28 2017

Congress returns, with health care, Supreme Court on agenda

Selling the changes will be hard, especially as Republicans make promises the health care system will improve. He also said that he wanted states to have more flexibili...

Feb 28 2017

Joel Embiid, battling knee swelling and soreness, sent for MRI

Embiid hyperextended his knee on January 20th, but played one week later. The only game he's played since was the January 27 nationally televised loss to the Rockets. Hop...

Feb 27 2017

Crew In SLS Mega Rocket Flight: NASA Weighing Risks

NASA needs a "compelling" reason for risking astronauts' lives on the first launch of a new exploration rocket from Kennedy Space Center, if a study determines such a m...

Feb 27 2017

Vehicle crash turns deadly after driver shoots 8-year-old girl

The Houston Police Department and Homicide Division said it believes the Pontiac was being chased by a black sedan as it traveled at a high speed on West Fuqua St. Poli...

Feb 26 2017

Sponsored Syria peace talks resume in Geneva after 10 months

United Nations mediator Staffan de Mistura has handed a working paper on procedural issues to delegations at the Geneva talks, but there appeared little prospect of the...

Feb 26 2017

BSSC paper leak: SIT to quiz magistrate

In a statement, the Bihar IAS officers' association - that said it was "angered and anguished" at the development - called Mr Kumar "one of the finest officers" and pledg...

Feb 26 2017

Rugby stars James O'Connor and Ali Williams arrested on drugs charges

It was reported the pair were intoxicated, had no identification, and were taken into custody. He was apprehended outside a nightclub in Paris by officers from the Fr...

Feb 25 2017

DeVos responds to revoked transgender protections: Example of Obama admin 'overreach'

Her comments come a day after the Trump administration rolled back protections for transgender students established by the Obama administration. The Trump administratio...

Feb 25 2017

Goals of Euphrates Shield Operation in Syria Achieved - Turkish General Staff

The strategic site, just 15 miles south of the Turkish border, was the jihadists' last stronghold in the northern Syrian province of Aleppo . On Thursday afternoon, "I...

Feb 24 2017

After Charleston, Dylann Roof headed for 2nd AME church, documents say

But Branch AME pastor the Rev. Rufus Berry told The Associated Press he called off Bible study that night because he was going to be late leaving his job at a cement comp...

Feb 23 2017

The next 'Overwatch' hero probably isn't Doomfist, director reveals

I'm still under the impression that Efi is going to be a super villain, though, and a lack of Anchora doesn't change my mind. Part of the hype around the Doomfist champ...