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Mar 14 2018

The unappreciated genius of Betsy DeVos

While some knocked DeVos' knowledge of the issue, the polarizing interview prompted the question of whether charter schools help or hurt neighboring public schools'...

Mar 13 2018

Japan: Abe's future in doubt as wife linked to cronyism scandal

Versions of the original and the doctored documents published by Opposition lawmakers appeared to show Mr Abe's name had been scrubbed, along with that of his wife and Mr...

Mar 13 2018

Trudeau, Trump talk steel and aluminum

When Trump announced the 10 per cent tariffs on aluminum and 25 per cent on steel, he said Canada and Mexico could be exempted permanently if the renegotiation of the Nor...

Mar 13 2018

Buhari discusses with US Secretary, Rex Tillerson in Aso Rock

Tillerson says the visa restrictions were necessary because of "all the conflict that exists on Chad's borders". Nigeria is Africa's biggest oil producer whose security f...

Mar 13 2018

Passenger Plane Crashes At Nepal Airport; Dozens Of Injuries Reported

The airline's CEO Imran Asif accused Kathmandu's air traffic controllers of giving the pilot the wrong instructions, according to Reuters . Less than a minute later th...

Mar 13 2018

France to commit 700 million euros to International Solar Alliance

India has announced about 27 proposed projects at the founding conference of International Solar Alliance , which entail funding of Dollars 1.4 billion. Referring to "s...

Mar 12 2018

Storm Team 11 Forecast: Rain Turns To Wintry Mix Tomorrow Morning

Damage to trees and power lines is possible, since snow will be accompanied with strong to damaging winds, especially over southeast MA and Rhode Island. While there rema...

Mar 12 2018

Foreign alumni from Turkey support Afrin op

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation is an Alliance that was founded by 11 European countries and the U.S.in 1949 which today consists of 29 independent member countries. W...

Mar 11 2018

Blast in Kabul's Shia area kills at least seven; Daesh claims responsibility

One policeman and six civilians were killed; 15 civilians wounded. Fazlullah is known for training suicide bombers, and was the target of a USA drone strike that kill...

Mar 11 2018

United Kingdom defence giant announces Saudi deal for 48 fighter jets

Amnesty International UK's Director Kate Allen slammed the agreement, saying, "Selling more fighter planes to a country leading a military coalition that is already layin...

Mar 11 2018

Toys R Us may liquidate its bankrupt U.S. operations, report says

Toys R Us declined to comment. Fifteen percent of US toy revenue. The deal left Toys "R" Us with a $5.2 billion albatross of debt around its neck. One company that c...

Mar 11 2018

Ireland edge closer to Six Nations title with BP defeat of Scotland

By the time winger Blair Kinghorn claimed Scotland's sole try, Ireland had three, two to wing Jacob Stockdale . Before Saturday's game, Scotland had not beaten Engla...

Mar 11 2018

Change your clocks, check your smoke alarms

The National Fire Protection Association recommends the unit be replaced if it is more than 10 years old. Smoke detectors are getting "more efficient" as well, says Yan...

Mar 11 2018

Putin says Russian Federation ready to discuss any issues with US

On another issue, Putin told NBC he has no plans to change the Russian Constitution to eliminate term limits on his presidency. "With all due respect for you person...

Mar 11 2018

Syrian Army seals off major eastern Ghouta towns

It showed footage of people getting onto a bus. The Syrian government and its key ally Russian Federation say a daily five-hour pause, which began in principle last wee...

Mar 10 2018

Broadcom appeases U.S. on 5G investment

Any belief that a collaborated Broadcom-Qualcomm would cede leadership or slash funding to 5G is entirely unfounded. "Once they have control, the USA government loses muc...

Mar 10 2018

US Allocates Billions for the Needy in Africa

The trip hardly appears to be a "reset" by the Trump administration in its approach to Africa. "He also lauded the success of signature George W. Bush and Barack Obama pr...

Mar 10 2018

'Man of mystery' cooperates with Mueller in Russian Federation probe

Mueller, who was hired after Comey's firing, is also probing whether Trump obstructed justice when he terminated Comey. Mr Comey claimed that the president had asked fo...

Mar 10 2018

Federal court rules transgender people covered by law banning workplace sex bias

Harris Funeral Homes, which operates three funeral homes in MI. & G.R. Harris Funeral Home in Garden City from 2007 until her firing in 2013. Thus, even if we agreed wi...

Mar 10 2018

China completes military personnel reduction by 300000 soldiers

While China is aiming for a narrower official deficit, leaders still plan to expand the issuance of special objective bonds, which are sold by local governments to financ...