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Oct 17 2017

US Supreme Court agrees to hear Microsoft's Irish email access case

Microsoft has 100 data centers in 40 countries, and its DOJ fight will set a precedent for other tech giants with significant global operations. There have been several s...

Oct 16 2017

Family held hostage in Afghanistan set to undergo medical exams in Canada

Freed hostage Caitlan Coleman's father is questioning his Canadian son-in-law's decision to take his pregnant wife hiking in Afghanistan and, once released after five y...

Oct 16 2017

Hertha Berlin 'Take A Knee' As Show Of Solidarity With NFL Protests

Both players and officials of Hertha Berlin got down on one knee prior to the game " For a tolerant Berlin and an open-minded world , now and forevermore!" according to...

Oct 16 2017

Rival Palestinian Groups Hamas, Fatah Reach Deal Over Control Of Gaza

Hamas's capture of Gaza in 2007 ended an earlier - if short-lived - unity government established after Hamas swept the 2006 Palestinian legislative polls. One of the ke...

Oct 15 2017

Wenger fumes over 'scandalous' penalty as Arsenal crash

Arsenal trail Premier League leaders Manchester City by nine points and Wenger admitted his side had paid the price for a sloppy second half display. Miguel Britos's err...

Oct 15 2017

40 killed in Mogadishu bomb blast

Windowpanes and doors in buildings far from the scene were destroyed. The blast on Saturday, in the central city's K5 Junction which is lined with government offices, h...

Oct 15 2017

Employees injured in attempted prison break in Pasquotank Co

Three other employees remained hospitalized, and four inmates were treated for injuries, officials said. The two employees killed during an attempted prisoner escape f...

Oct 15 2017

Retired Security Officer Claims $24.1 Million New York Lotto Jackpot

The New York Lottery released his name Wednesday after a review was completed. Tickets for the New York Lotto can only be cashed in for a year after the numbers are...

Oct 15 2017

Top LeT militant, aide shot dead by security forces in J&K's Pulwama

Top police officer Muneer Ahmed Khan says Indian troops cordoned off southern Litter village on a tip that militants were hiding in a civilian home. Earlier on Monday, th...

Oct 15 2017

Why the US Has Such a Rocky Relationship With UNESCO

The U.S. withdrawal will take effect on December 31, 2018. The United States indicated to the Director General its desire to remain engaged with UNESCO as a non-mem...

Oct 13 2017

Hamas and Fatah 'agree deal' for unified Palestinian government

Thursday's signing of the agreement in Cairo was reached after two days of Egyptian-brokered negotiations. Al-Ahmad, who is also the head of Fatah delegation for th...

Oct 13 2017

Trump Calls Trudeau `Great Friend' as Nafta Tension Remain High

The study, released as NAFTA negotiators from the U.S., Canada and Mexico meet in the Washington , D.C. suburbs, found that a 35 percent tariff that would be placed on...

Oct 13 2017

Harvey Weinstein Says 'I'm Not Doing OK' Amid Sexual Misconduct Scandal

She ended up getting cast in The Weinstein Co.'s 2017 film, "Tulip Fever". "It speaks to the status quo in this business that I was aware that standing up for myself and ...

Oct 13 2017

British 'White Widow' Jihadi 'Killed by US Drone'

There have been several such claims of IS militants having been killed only for them to resurface months later. In Raqqa, Jones adopted the nom de guerre Umma Hussain a...

Oct 12 2017

Trump Admin Will Not Commit to Designating IRGC as Terror Group

The Trump administration will not commit to designating the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, or IRGC, Iran's elite fighting force, as terrorists, despite a congressiona...

Oct 12 2017

Ophelia becomes 10th hurricane of the season

The 2017 hurricane season was forecast by NOAA, and many other forecast products to be the busiest we have seen since 2010. Ophelia had winds of 70 miles per hour and c...

Oct 12 2017

' We're on the Right Path': Trump Responds to Senator Corker's WWIII Accusations

Trump labeling Corker "liddle" is a throwback to the 2016 campaign, when he gave Sen. And it's not Little. As Trump looks for his first major legislative victory, Corke...

Oct 12 2017

Supersonic US Bombers Carry Out Drills Over Korean Peninsula

If confirmed, the reported hacking attack by the North would be a major blow for South Korea at a time when its relations with rival North Korea are at a low point. N...

Oct 11 2017

Iran tried obtaining missile, nuclear tech 32 times in 2016

Enough public pressure could keep the agreement intact. Should that happen, the US Congress would then have to decide whether or not to reapply sanctions or demand furt...

Oct 11 2017

Ocado Group Plc (OCDO.L) Share Activity Climbing in Session

Liberum Capital maintained the shares of MCB in report on Tuesday, October 10 with "Buy" rating. The company was maintained on Wednesday, September 9 by SP Angel. GBX 141...