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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 ...

Aug 07 2018

5 killed in plane crash in Santa Ana parking lot

The resident's father used to fly planes, she had a feeling that something was wrong. Friends and associates said all five were employees of Pacific Union International...

Aug 07 2018

South Sudan's rival leaders sign power-sharing agreement

This leaves many in South Sudan doubtful on whether the deal would end the 5-year civil war in the country. Direct peace talks in the Sudanese capital Khartoum betwee...

Aug 07 2018

Gates testifies he and Manafort committed crimes

Gates was expected to be a star witness in the government's case against Manafort having pleaded guilty in February and agreed to co-operate with prosecutors under a de...

Aug 06 2018

China Rejects US Request to Cut Iran Oil Imports

Over the weekend, Trump once again floated the idea of meeting, tweeting "I will meet, or not meet, it doesn't matter - it is up to them!" Trump at one point unleashed ...

Aug 06 2018

United Nations to convene Yemen talks in Geneva next month

The UAE is part of a Saudi-led military coalition that has been fighting the Shiite Houthi rebels since March 2015, in order to defend the internationally recognized Yeme...

Aug 06 2018

‘No Collusion!’ ‘NO COLLUSION!’ Well, Except Maybe For That Trump Tower Collusion

On July 27, Trump said on Twitter that "I did NOT know of the meeting with my son, Don jr", in response to reports that his former lawyer, Michael Cohen , was read...

Aug 05 2018

Portugal swelters in near record heat as fires rage

Bookmakers Ladbrokes cut odds to evens on August highs beating Britain's 38.5C (101.3F) record, set on August 10, 2003, at Brogdale, Kent. The mercury is being driven h...

Aug 05 2018

Up to 20 feared dead in Swiss Alps plane crash

There are now no details on casualties but the Ju-52 can carry up to 17 passengers, two passengers and a flght attendant. According to the SwissInfo website , citing l...

Aug 05 2018

Venezuela's Nicolás Maduro Subject to Drone Assassination Attempt

Maduro, who was unharmed, was speaking at a celebration of the 81st anniversary of the National Guard, when detonations from "various drones" near the presidential area a...

Aug 04 2018

US actions regarding pastor Brunson disrespectful to Turkey: Erdogan

Brunson is charged with supporting the group Ankara blames for orchestrating an attempted coup in 2016. Brunson was moved to house arrest last week following almost two...

Aug 04 2018

US VP welcomes return of Korean War remains

Pence, whose father fought in the Korean War, said the U.S. "will never stop striving until every hero lost in the Korean War is home" and hence keep its promise "to leav...