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Aug 15 2018

Clashes continue as Taliban press Afghan city south of Kabul

He revealed that 20 airstrikes were carried out on Taliban positions on Sunday, causing an unknown number of causalities among the insurgents, who have been receiving bac...

Aug 15 2018

North and South Korean Leaders Will Meet in Pyongyang in September

A unification flag hangs on a military fence near the demilitarized zone (DMZ) separating the two Koreas in Paju, South Korea January 15, 2018. Mr Cho, the chief of t...

Aug 15 2018

Iran said to cancel visit by Iraq's prime minister

Ravanchi told ISNA: "I do not see any reason for talks between Rouhani and Trump". In a tweet posted earlier this week, President Donald Trump wrote: " Anyone doing...

Aug 15 2018

Khamenei Acknowledges Iran's Problems 'Internal,' Not Purely U.S. Sanctions

There has been widespread speculation over whether Iran would be forced back to the negotiating table following Washington's withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal and rei...

Aug 14 2018

Car crashes into security barriers outside UK Houses of Parliament

London's Metropolitan Police say that they are treating the crash outside of Parliament as a terrorist incident. A video captured by a rooftop camera appeared to show the...

Aug 13 2018

Kangana Ranaut has a message for PM-Elect Imran Khan

Newly elected members of the three provincial legislatures took oath. The PTI has nominated Asad Qaisar for speaker, while opposition has named Syed Khurshid Shah of th...

Aug 13 2018

On Anniversary of Heather Heyer’s Death, Her Mother Reflects on Her Loss

Numerous neo-Nazi, and other white supremacist groups that marched in Charlottesville previous year have been weakened or fractured by infighting and by pressure from law...

Aug 13 2018

Trump condemns 'all types of racism' on anniversary in Va.

President Trump urges peace for all Americans one year after the deadly incidents in Charlottesville . Specifically addressing those who were attacked during the marc...

Aug 11 2018

At least four dead in Fredericton shooting

Officer's common-law partner remembers Fredericton shooting victim. Genine Patricia Paul-Dimitracopoulos met Constable Costello almost 15 years ago in her role as a s...

Aug 11 2018

Kerala floods: Idukki on high alert, Modi, Rajnath call up CM

Chandrasekharan and Leader of Opposition Ramesh Chennithala in the Kerala Assembly. "Wetland refilling, encroachment and unauthorized construction in river banks and co...

Aug 10 2018

Pope Francis changes capital punishment teaching, now finds death penalty 'inadmissible'

This is a departure for the church, which has historically accepted the death penalty for the most heinous crimes. What has it changed from? The change, announced ...

Aug 10 2018

Stephen Colbert's Spoof Alex Jones-Esque Character Is Also Getting Banned Online

Meanwhile, after being banned on multiple platforms the Infowars app is surging up the charts on both the Google Play and the Apple Store. "Your platform does not ope...

Aug 10 2018

United Nations appeals for calm as hostilities in Israel, Gaza threaten ceasefire efforts

In retaliation, Israeli jet fighters attacked more than 140 strategic targets in the Gaza strip where the Palestinian authorities reported that three people were killed...

Aug 10 2018

Boris Johnson faces investigation over burqa comments

David Lammy, a member of the opposition Labour Party, called Johnson a dime-store version of President Trump and said he was "fanning the flames of Islamophobia" for po...

Aug 10 2018

Pence: Space Force Will Be Independent Service by 2020, Include Elite Operators

Thursday's announcement coincided with a report detailed by the Pentagon on how the newest branch of the U.S. military is set to work. The idea of a Space Force had...

Aug 08 2018

New Mexico sheriff: Compound searched, 11 kids removed

Two men, Siraj Ibn Wahhaj , 39 - father of Abdul-Ghani Wahhaj - and Lucas Morton, 40, were arrested at the compound Friday after it was stormed by state and county law e...

Aug 08 2018

Presidency Appoints Matthew Seiyefa from Bayelsa Ag DG DSS

The Acting President also met with the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris , whose officers have also been involved in questionable actions, most recently their i...

Aug 08 2018

Protesters picket nail salon after viral video shows employees attacking Black customer

In it, the nail salon workers get into a fight with two customers . "She said she didn't like it and does not want to pay for nothing", Lin was quoted as saying. A pro...

Aug 08 2018

OH poll is a key test for Trump

Why? With 100 percent of precincts reporting, and with the early vote counted, Balderson leads O'Connor by 1,754 votes out of 202,521 votes cast. The 12th district has ...

Aug 07 2018

Five killed, dozens shot in Chicago's 'violent night'

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson planned a 11 a.m. Monday news conference to discuss the violence. The spate of violence erupted just after midnight, and ...