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Mar 26 2018

Arrested Catalan ex-leader Puigdemont to appear in German court

The arrest comes five months after Puigdemont went on the run as Spanish prosecutors sought to charge him in the wake of a vote by the Catalan parliament to declare indep...

Mar 25 2018

Paul McCartney remembers John Lennon at March for Our Lives

McCartney was referring to John Lennon , who was shot to death in the archway of his residence in 1980. The location is quite close to The Dakota building, at 1 West 72n...

Mar 25 2018

Did Meghan Markle Just Drop Her Own Royal Baby Hint?

No pressure on the lovely couple!" "For their wedding cake, Prince Harry and Ms. Meghan Markle have chosen pastry chef Claire Ptak, owner of the London-based bakery...

Mar 25 2018

Saudi crown prince soaks in Trump's praise on US tour

President Donald Trump saw his first trip overseas as a tour de force in part because of the opulent welcoming ceremony put on by King Salman of Saudi Arabia, who rolle...

Mar 25 2018

Turkey neutralizes 3698 terrorists in Afrin op

Days after Turkish forces captured Afrin, hundreds of people gathered at a cinema in Istanbul this week for the premiere of a film about commandos battling militants in t...

Mar 25 2018

Iran Condemns New US Sanctions as 'Provocative, Illegal'

The indictment alleges the Mabna Institute since 2013, targeted more than 100,000 professors worldwide and succeeded in compromising 8,000 of them, spread across 144 U...

Mar 25 2018

OPT: Palestinian child activist Ahed Tamimi sentenced to 8 months in prison

She has been charged with assault and incitement - crimes that could potentially lead to years in prison. Since her arrest , Ahed has become the subject of dozens of s...

Mar 25 2018

Syria: Russian Army Firms Grip on Ghouta

Despite the cease-fire resolution, however, the regime and its allies early this month launched a major ground offensive - backed by Russian air power - aimed at captur...

Mar 25 2018

What spring? Fourth nor'easter in three weeks cuts power to 90000

The city didn't get the 18 inches (46 centimeters) that some meteorologists predicted, but accumulation was nonetheless substantial in much of the city. Rain will eventua...

Mar 25 2018

Missing US family found dead in Mexico

The family then rented a auto and drove to Tulum , where they were renting a condo, according to Amy Sharp's sister Renee Hoyt, who spoke with the Creston News Advertis...

Mar 24 2018

Melania Trump presents Women of Courage awards at State Department

She used the occasion to acknowledge the elephant in the room, saying, "I am well aware that people are skeptical of me discussing the topic". 'I have been criticized...

Mar 24 2018

United States approves $1 billion in Saudi defence contracts

During Tuesday's visit to the White House, Trump praised the "great friendship" with Saudi Arabia and its crown prince. Mattis and Prince Mohammed met at the Pentagon...

Mar 24 2018

'Hero' police officer dies after French supermarket siege

The terror attacks in France started in January 2015 with the assault on satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo that left 12 people dead. Lt-Col Beltrame, who was in his mi...

Mar 24 2018

Russian spy: European Union recalls Russia ambassador after nerve agent attack

Russia President Vladimir Putin's office said Thursday that Greek leader Alexis Tsipras had called Putin to congratulate him on his re-election and discuss issues, inclu...

Mar 24 2018

Trump signs budget bill into law, preventing U.S. government shutdown

Hours later, the president signed the bill , but not before delivering a scathing rebuke to Congress . "There are a lot of things we shouldn't have had in this bill b...

Mar 24 2018

The Danger of America's Gun Rhetoric

Both Dr. Gray and Mrs. Gonzales were visibly ecstatic from seeing high school students taking initiative to tackle gun violence. The outpouring of activism has merit, par...

Mar 24 2018

City Priorities Shine Through in FY18 Omnibus Spending Bill

Although the bill covers the breadth of U.S. government activities, one interesting outcome of budget negotiations is that the spending bill reflects none of President T...

Mar 22 2018

Winning $457 million Powerball ticket sold near Manheim

Information on who has the winning ticket or where in Pennsylvania was not immediately known. Drew Svitko of the Pennsylvania Lottery says the ticket was sold at the Sp...

Mar 22 2018

Arm Sales Gain US Far More Than Saudis!

Prince Mohammed capped his rapid rise to power last June by replacing his elder cousin Prince Mohammed bin Nayef, who had close relationships with U.S. When the crown pri...

Mar 22 2018

Trump Trade War - Seoul warns of impact on nuclear talks

The White House promised earlier this month that countries could ask for a waiver from the new import taxes of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum. economy",...