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Operation Olive Branch: 7 Turkish soldiers martyred

Operation Olive Branch: 7 Turkish soldiers martyred

Another soldier, the Turkish military said, was killed in clashes with the Kurdish forces. Seven Turkish soldiers were martyred on Saturday during Operation Olive Branch, according to a Turkish Gene...

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Trump's State Of The Union Wasn't The Most Watched In History

Trump's State Of The Union Wasn't The Most Watched In History

Trump was right, though, about it being the network with the highest ratings . However, roughly 4 in 10 people surveyed, or 38 percent , said Trump mostly focused on the wrong things. "Delivered fro...

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Kuwait- Republican lawmakers treated for concussion following deadly train collision collides

Kuwait- Republican lawmakers treated for concussion following deadly train collision collides

Positive train control had been installed in the Northeast corridor where the crash occurred, but investigators said a series of human errors, such as not properly establishing the work zone, circumve...

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State to remove 'I Love NY' signs after pressure from feds

State to remove 'I Love NY' signs after pressure from feds

The Cuomo administration gave way to the feds and announced a plan to remove the controversial "I Love NY" signs in order to avoid a $14 million fine for New York State. Karas and Driscoll said the ...

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Gun in LA school shooting went off in backpack

Gun in LA school shooting went off in backpack

A 12-year-old girl was booked on a charge of negligent discharge of a firearm after the shooting, police had said Thursday. The victims are a 15-year-old boy, who was shot in the head, and a 15-ye...

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Will Trump Fire Rosenstein? Republicans Believe It Would Be a Huge Mistake

Will Trump Fire Rosenstein? Republicans Believe It Would Be a Huge Mistake

President", Rosenstein told Trump , the sources said. Rosenstein is supervising the special counsel's Russian Federation investigation and he has drawn the ire of the President. With much of the St...

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FOX catches $3BN NFL TD pass for Thursday Night Football

FOX catches $3BN NFL TD pass for Thursday Night Football

Under terms of the new pact, Fox will air 11 " Thursday Night Football " games each season, a format that effectively replicates last season's bifurcated broadcast package. Wednesday's deal reaffirms ...

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White House seeking to slash renewable energy research

White House seeking to slash renewable energy research

According to a news article from the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), President Trump plans to propose a 72% cut in funding for the Department of Energy's (DOE) Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energ...

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Pruitt slammed Trump in 2016 interview

Pruitt slammed Trump in 2016 interview

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt made withering comments about President Donald Trump in a 2016 interview with a Tulsa radio station, according to audio of the broadcast published Tuesday. "I do...

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Cops ID'd 2nd 'person of interest' days after Vegas shooting

Cops ID'd 2nd 'person of interest' days after Vegas shooting

The official spoke anonymously because they weren't authorized to disclose case information. The company sold tracer and incendiary rounds - ones that blow up on impact - for a range of sizes, accordi...

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Blackstone Leads $17 Billion Purchase of Reuters Financial Data Unit

Blackstone Leads $17 Billion Purchase of Reuters Financial Data Unit

The consortium is led by US -based private equity firm Blackstone and also includes global investment firm GIC and the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board . Under the agreement, F&R will pay Re...

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CDC director resigns amid concerns about conflicts of interest, tobacco stock purchases

CDC director resigns amid concerns about conflicts of interest, tobacco stock purchases

Fitzgerald's financial conflicts of interest also stem beyond her investment in Big Tobacco. "Too many Americans are harmed by cigarette smoking, which is the nation's leading preventable cause of...

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Cops Catch Cars Packed With 4000 Kilos Of Stolen Oranges

Cops Catch Cars Packed With 4000 Kilos Of Stolen Oranges

All three vehicles in the convoy suddenly changed direction after spotting the marked patrol auto. Authorities in Spain have arrested five people for stealing oranges. The drivers were unable to exp...

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Hawaii missile alert was intentional due to misunderstanding says FCC

Hawaii missile alert was intentional due to misunderstanding says FCC

Retired Brig. Gen. Bruce Oliveira, who headed the internal investigation into HI-EMA, said the button pusher failed to hear " Exercise, Exercise, Exercise " although five others got it right. State em...

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Government hopeful of Nagaland polls as scheduled

Government hopeful of Nagaland polls as scheduled

How the BJP led Government works its way out from the present state remains to be seen, but it will take more than political acumen and bargaining ability on the part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi a...

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1 magnitude quake jolts Afghanistan; tremors felt in India and Pakistan

1 magnitude quake jolts Afghanistan; tremors felt in India and Pakistan

Tremors were also felt in Delhi and adjoining areas. Panicked residents of the affected towns dashed out of their homes and offices when the tremors struck. Early reports emerging from Pakistan indi...

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President Trump Wants Jeff Sessions To Prosecute Robert Mueller And His Team

President Trump Wants Jeff Sessions To Prosecute Robert Mueller And His Team

We've probably missed a few, but even a mediocre law student could get an A on that test. Manchin's remarks on "New York talk" harkens back to Sen. What we don't know, at least with certainty, is ...

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At least 3 killed as helicopter crashes into house in Newport Beach

At least 3 killed as helicopter crashes into house in Newport Beach

The four-seat Robinson 44 helicopter, which was owned by Revolution Aviation, crashed on Shearwater Place near Bristol Street and Bayview Place, Xinhua reported. First responders are at the scene and ...

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Covert Gov't Report Reveals Brexit to Hurt UK Regardless of Scenarios

Covert Gov't Report Reveals Brexit to Hurt UK Regardless of Scenarios

The Buzzfeed News exclusive serves as further proof that Brexit is bad for our economy. Every Brexit scenario will have a negative impact on the UK's economic growth across every region, accordi...

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In alleged serial-murder case, questions for the police

In alleged serial-murder case, questions for the police

Idsinga said police discovered dismembered remains in the bottom of large planters after searching a property linked to McArthur at Mallory Crescent in midtown Toronto. "We don't know what his exact r...

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Rescuers call off efforts to save Polish climber on Pakistan mountain

Rescuers call off efforts to save Polish climber on Pakistan mountain

They were flown from the base camp of K2 - the world's second-highest peak - to an area from where they could reach the stranded climbers. A spokesman for the Alpine Club of Pakistan said that f...

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Hillary Clinton pokes fun at Donald Trump in Grammys video

Hillary Clinton pokes fun at Donald Trump in Grammys video

Hillary's face was initially covered by the book, but she received huge cheers from the audience as she lowered it to reveal herself. The sketch had artists auditioning to read the audiobook for ...

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White House confirms Trump wants to release classified Federal Bureau of Investigation memo

The vote came a day after the memo was reportedly read by FBI Director Christopher Wray, in a Sunday visit to Capitol Hill. The Department of Justice has called Trump's suggestion to release the m...

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Republicans vs. feds: The continuing anti-FBI smear campaign

Republicans vs. feds: The continuing anti-FBI smear campaign

Missouri senator Roy Blunt, also an intelligence committee member, did not seem to be following the controversy closely. Only three of the five, though, said they had "confidence in the factual accu...

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Govt troops and separatists clash in Aden, Yemen

Govt troops and separatists clash in Aden, Yemen

The council accuses prime minister Ahmed Bin Dagher and his ministers of corruption, and had given Mr Hadi a Sunday deadline to fire them. "In Sanaa, there has been a consolidation of the coup d'eta...

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UP clash: 49 arrested, section 144 still imposed

UP clash: 49 arrested, section 144 still imposed

Police immediately reached the spot and controlled the situation by arresting a few people. Congress leader Pramod Tiwari alleged that callousness and mismanagement on the part of the State governme...

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Rain showers develop for Saturday, and linger into early Sunday

Rain showers develop for Saturday, and linger into early Sunday

Outdoor burning is highly discouraged today , the weather service said. The relative humidity will drop only into the 40s and is higher, but caution should still be used with outdoor burning, accordi...

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Russia's Navalny detained as protesters point to poll fraud threat

Russia's Navalny detained as protesters point to poll fraud threat

The arrest came as thousands of Russians marched in more than 100 cities demanding a boycott of the March 18 presidential election after Navalny was disqualified in December for a fraud conviction t...

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Kabul: Gunfire, explosions heard near a military academy, one militant arrested

Kabul: Gunfire, explosions heard near a military academy, one militant arrested

One soldier had been killed and three were wounded, said one official, who declined to be identified. He said Afghan forces had seized a rocket, two Kalashinkovs, and a suicide vest from the attacke...

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Statement by Minister Joly on International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Statement by Minister Joly on International Holocaust Remembrance Day

His HMD statement on the day did not mention Jews. World Jewish Congress CEO and Executive Vice President Robert Singer said: "Ahead of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the World Jewish...

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Davos meet warms to business-friendly climate

Davos meet warms to business-friendly climate

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is urging the worldwide community to do more to promote women's rights and gender equality. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi named " protectionism " - or natio...

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China reveals 'Polar Silk Road' ambition in Arctic policy white paper

China reveals 'Polar Silk Road' ambition in Arctic policy white paper

China on Friday outlined its plan to extend its Belt and Road initiative to the Arctic with the "Polar Silk Road ". The State Council of China published a white paper concerning the country's Arc...

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Floodwaters threaten Paris, closing roads, tunnels, cellars

Floodwaters threaten Paris, closing roads, tunnels, cellars

Paris has been at the maximum orange flood alert level since Tuesday. The downpour has forced evacuations from homes elsewhere on the Seine after it and other French rivers burst their banks. How...

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In blow to Lula's presidential bid, his conviction is upheld

In blow to Lula's presidential bid, his conviction is upheld

He has the full confidence of Brazil's Workers Party and labour leaders who insist he will be their candidate in October's poll, despite the threat of exclusion. The elections are scheduled for 7 Oc...

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Joe McKnight's shooter found guilty of manslaughter

Joe McKnight's shooter found guilty of manslaughter

Prosecutors told jurors Friday the evidence shows Gasser angrily pursued McKnight and shot him from inside his own auto. Defense attorneys claimed Gasser feared for his life when he opened fire from...

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95 dead, 158 wounded in Afghan attack

The attacks come after the Taliban promised to turn Afghanistan into a "graveyard" for foreign forces as they seek to regain their grip on the war-torn country. There was global outcry too, with N...

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Mnangagwa: Mugabe family 'left in peace'

Mnangagwa: Mugabe family 'left in peace'

The same with the continental body, that is the Africa Union, they can observe. One critical step in that regard is to welcome worldwide observers upon whose reports the global community will make i...

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Penn State's Carr beats buzzer, No. 13 Ohio State

Penn State's Carr beats buzzer, No. 13 Ohio State

By the time he returned with 7:42 to play, the Nittany Lions' lead had swelled to 67-54. Penn State ranks 35th in three pointers allowed per game (19.0) while Ohio State ranks 225th (24.3). Wi...

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Baboons Break Out Of Paris Zoo

Baboons Break Out Of Paris Zoo

Some 50 baboons reportedly escaped from their enclosure this morning, with the majority gathering around the Grand Rocher, a fake rock centerpiece in the middle of the zoo. An emergency plan was immed...

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Syrian Opposition to Decide on Attending Sochi Congress after Vienna Talks

Syrian Opposition to Decide on Attending Sochi Congress after Vienna Talks

Dujarric. UN Special Envoy for Syria , Staffan de Mistura said that the talks are being held at a "very, very critical" time. Moscow says the goal of the Sochi talks, brokered alongside Iran ...

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