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Sep 08 2017

What We Know About The Secretive Space Plane SpaceX Just Launched

One of the goals with this launch was basically just to prove SpaceX as a viable launch option, which Boeing says will help ensure the flexibility and continued v...

Sep 08 2017

Pope rallies Colombian leaders, youth for peace

One of the gifts he received on the tarmac had particular symbolic significance: a sculpted peace dove offered to him by the young son of a rebel father and politician mo...

Sep 08 2017

Trump's son says met with Russian lawyer for damaging information on Clinton

Donald Trump's eldest son has told Senate staffers he was open to receiving information about Hillary Clinton's "fitness, character or qualifications" when he accept...

Sep 08 2017

Israeli jets strike Syrian military facility in Hama

There was no immediate comment from the Israeli military, however, Israel has launched various strikes during the Syrian war, primarily against arms convoys and wea...

Sep 07 2017

Dozens rally to fight closing state's only abortion clinic

That's where the state will square off against EMW Women's Surgical Center on Wednesday. State officials said the case was not about eliminating abortions in Kentuc...

Sep 07 2017

Black Hole 100000 times bigger than Sun discovered in Milky Way

The research was led by Tomoharu Oka from Keio University in Yokohama, Japan, and colleagues. At the other end of the spectrum are supermassive black holes , million...

Sep 07 2017

Pelosi, Schumer offer votes for debt increase - under strict conditions

A Democratic aide who was briefed on the meeting told The Washington Examiner that budget discussions between GOP and Democratic leadership came to a screeching halt wh...

Sep 06 2017

Cabinet reshuffle talk gains momentum

Highly placed sources said that at least two more Indian ministers, including Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman could put in their papers to make way for new faces in ...

Sep 06 2017

USA warns North Korea threats 'will be met with massive military response'

But some also say the test doesn't mean North Korea is any more of an immediate threat to the United States or its allies. "We are going to work with our allies, we'll ...

Sep 04 2017

'Perfect success' in testing hydrogen bomb

North Korea on September 3 conducted its sixth nuclear test, claiming that it was now capable of producing intercontinental ballistic missiles fitted with thermonuclear...

Sep 04 2017

Michael D. Cohen Denies Allegation about Russian Ties

The United States has given Russian Federation two days to close diplomatic offices in Washington , New York and San Francisco in a significant escalation of diploma...

Sep 04 2017

Merkel wants to end Turkey EU membership talks

Polls published after the televised debate put the chancellor ahead in the crucial clash. Most of the respondents of the first survey released at the end of the debat...

Sep 04 2017

The threat of nuclear war

He added: "We also agreed to have further enhancement of the dialogue between the two nations for the strengthening of the bilateral economic relations after the Brexit"....

Sep 03 2017

Thousands of acres burn in Los Angeles-area fire

Subdivisions full of houses are within a couple of kilometres of the flames, and officials say about 200 people have voluntarily evacuated their homes . More than 400 ...

Sep 03 2017

ISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi Is Likely Alive, US Commander Says

The Syrian Human Rights Watch said in early July that Baghdad may have been dead, referring to the leaders of the group in the province of Deir i Zur. "When we find him...

Sep 03 2017

Wilton Speight Gets Start For Michigan vs. Florida

Junior running back Jordan Scarlett was expected to be focal point of the offense after a stellar sophomore season that saw him rush for 889 yards and six touchdowns, b...

Sep 02 2017

Cabinet reshuffle on Sunday, swearing-in of new ministers at 10 am

While there are some vacancies, a number of senior ministers are also holding dual portfolios. Earlier Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's remark at a media event tha...

Sep 02 2017

Lenovo's Mixed Reality Headset Is Called The Explorer

Windows Defender gets an upgrade, as does the Photos app, and there's better support for getting OneDrive files on the fly. As "launch" and " release " don't always coi...

Sep 02 2017

India's Economy Slowed Last Quarter

Lower compared to GDP of 6.1% in January - March 2017 (Q4FY17) and 7.9% in April - June 2017 (Q1FY17). Economic activities that registered growth of over 7 per cent in ...

Sep 02 2017

Thousands more Rohingya flee to border as Myanmar violence flares

A series of coordinated attacks by Rohingya insurgents on security forces in the north of Myanmar's Rakhine state on Friday and ensuing clashes triggered the Rohin...