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Oct 19 2017

Bodies Found In Joshua Tree May Belong To Missing OC Hikers

Rachel Nguyen, 20, and Joseph Orbeso , 21, entered the park about 6:45 a.m. July 27. The embrace in which Joseph Orbeso held Rachel Nguyen as the lost hikers sought sh...

Oct 19 2017

Justin Trudeau welcomes Google's Toronto tech paradise

The plans were announced during a press conference Tuesday featuring Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau , Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, Toronto Mayor John Tory...

Oct 19 2017

Three policemen among six killed in Quetta blast

Security forces have cordoned off the area and kicked off a search operation in the surroundings. The Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility for the auto bombing, whi...

Oct 19 2017

Virginia Polls Show Northam's lead in Governor Race

Local Virginia paper the Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that Northam chose to remove Fairfax from some of his campaign literature at the request of the Laborers' Inter...

Oct 18 2017

Scaramucci Post Twitter poll on Holocaust death toll sparks outrage

Arthur Schwartz, Scaramucci's friend who has previously been quoted as his PR rep, also took issue with the poll in a number of tweets. He claimed the poll was meant t...

Oct 18 2017

Trump falsely claims Obama didn't contact families of fallen troops

It's not surprising that Trump has once again chosen to tell a blatant lie about his predecessor, but it's disgusting that this president has largely been silent about th...

Oct 18 2017

Nuclear War May Break Out Any Moment: North Korea Threatens US Again

Kim In Ryong, the North Korean deputy United Nations ambassador, said that the condition on the Korean Peninsula has reached a touch-and-go point, which may trigger a nu...

Oct 18 2017

Babar, Shadab heroics give Pakistan win in ODI

Though the players, all of whom have been awarded the central contract by their cricket board, did not explicitly refuse to tour Pakistan , they requested a change of ve...

Oct 17 2017

Nigeria state erects Jacob Zuma statue, road named after SA leader

Zuma is now on a two-day working visit to Imo, where he has been conferred with chieftaincy title - Ochiagha di oha mma of Igbo land - and also given the Imo Merit Awar...

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...