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Jan 25 2018

NYC Is Suing Pharmaceutical Companies for Igniting the Opioid Epidemic

Singh wasn't so lucky. De Blasio is not the only mayor who backed out of the meeting. He was also in need of a renewal for the lease, which was set to expire in 2017. A...

Jan 25 2018

GOP: Keep an open mind on Meehan scandal allegations

Meehan told Philly.com that he "developed an affection" for the decades-younger aide, whose name has not been made public, and "was struggling to make sure" that it would...

Jan 25 2018

Venezuela calls early election, Maduro to seek second term

After the announcement, the president of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro , assured that if the people and the socialist movements decide on it, he will place his candidacy in ...

Jan 25 2018

Police In Pakistan Arrest Suspect In Zainab Ansari Murder

The Senate committee's recommendations were the outcome of its deliberations focused on the Zainab case. An anti-terrorim court (ATC) has given suspect Imran in Zaina...

Jan 24 2018

Five missing after drilling rig explosion

One person was airlifted to a hospital for treatment. Morris said workers claim there was a loud explosion at the time of the incident and they immediately sought shelt...

Jan 24 2018

Arab League to oversee Egypt's 2018 presidential elections

The 2018 election will be Egypt's third since the Arab Spring rocked the nation seven years ago removing Hosni Mubarak from power. "No, because there is no contestation -...

Jan 23 2018

Philippines Warns Of Imminent Eruption Of Mayon Volcano

An image released by the Mayon Volcano Observatory on January 22, 2018, shows a lava fountain erupting to a height of up to 500 meters above the volcano crater. The secon...

Jan 23 2018

UKIP deputy leader Margot Parker resigns over Henry Bolton

The resignations came after the party's ruling executive backed a motion of no confidence in Mr Bolton yesterday in the wake of revelations that his ex-girlfriend Jo Mar...

Jan 23 2018

Steve Smith denies using lip balm to tamper with the ball

The vice-captain used 52 deliveries for his first half-century but needed just 31 more balls to move to three figures by running two on the last ball of the innings. The ...

Jan 23 2018

School shooting reported in North Texas

The school is being evacuated. The suspect is a 16-year-old male student. Fitzgerald said he did not know how many students were in the cafeteria at Italy High School ...

Jan 22 2018

Australian Open 2018 - Grigor Dimitrov vs Nick Kyrgios Preview

Top-seeded Rafael Nadal was a four-set victor over Argentinian Diego Schwartzman to advance to the Australian Open quarter-finals in Melbourne on Sunday. Belgium'...

Jan 22 2018

French President Macron has 'a very direct relationship with Trump'

Mr Macron visited the United Kingdom earlier this week for a summit with Prime Minister Theresa May . "But this special way of settling the issue must remain true to t...

Jan 22 2018

German SPD leader backs coalition talks

The leadership of the Social Democratic Party is trying to close party ranks and pave the way for a renewal of its grand coalition with the conservative Christian Democra...

Jan 22 2018

Mattis: Countering China, Russia Now Top US Defense Priority

The announcement sparked a backlash from Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, who branded the new U.S. strategy as "confrontational". "I said: 'I am speaking from th...

Jan 21 2018

Battlefield 1 expansion Apocalypse adding new Air Assault mode

Passchendaele takes places in the countryside of Belgium, which has now turned into "a nightmarish landscape of blood and mud". Razor's Edge: Engage in frantic dogfi...

Jan 21 2018

Way More Accounts Than We Thought Spread Russian Propaganda

The company also announced that it will send email notifications to 677,775 people in the USA that followed, retweeted or liked a post from the suspended accounts during ...

Jan 21 2018

Roy Halladay had three medication in his system throughout airplane crash

Halladay, 40, pitched 16 years in the big leagues. Halladay was among the top baseball players of his generation, twice winning the Cy Young Award given to the MLBs bes...

Jan 20 2018

It's genuinely not too late to cancel Brexit, EU says

Just last week the new Tory Party chairman Brandon Lewis - a former Remain campaigner - said he would now vote Brexit to "respect the first referendum ". The Prime Min...

Jan 20 2018

Putin takes public dip in icy Russian lake on Epiphany

Swiftly the president disrobed and dunked himself completely in the pool of water, covering his head, and emerged on the other side in what his spokesman Dmitry Peskov ...

Jan 20 2018

Lebanon's Hariri overrules ban on 'The Post' after public uproar

Lebanon's intelligence agency has banned Steven Spielberg's latest film , political thriller " The Post ", and Australian drama " Jungle " to comply with a boycott of Is...