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Syrian army claims Israeli jets fired missiles at military post

Israeli fighter jets have struck a military facility in western Syria, killing two people, according to a Syrian commander. -Gen (ret.) Yaakov Amidror, the...


Anybody who speaks against the ideology of BJP-RSS is killed : Rahul

The murder of Gauri Lankesh, 55, the editor and publisher of the Gauri Lankesh Patrike newspaper, has raised fresh concerns about press freedom in India and t...


Russia-linked Facebook accounts stoked U.S. divisions

The news was announced in a blog post by Facebook's chief security officer Alex Stamos, who said: "There have been a lot of questions since the 2016 U.S. Fa...


Stanley Fischer steps down as Fed vice chairman

The 73-year-old will step down on October 13, almost a year before his term as vice chair was due to expire and two and a half years before the end of his term ...


Pliskova Powers Into US Open QFs, CoCo, Keys Advance; Venus-Kvitova Tuesday

Nadal is trying for his first U.S. Open quarterfinal appearance since winning the Grand Slam tournament in 2013. The Estonian made the US Open quarters back i...


Russian Federation says its oil supplies to North Korea are negligible

Speaking on the sidelines of an emerging markets summit in Xiamen , China , Putin claimed that "they'll eat grass, but they won't abandon their programme unle...


UN Chief Antonio Guterres Urges Myanmar to Give the Rohingya Legal Status

Aung San Suu Kyi also reiterated Modi's condemnation of terrorist activities and said, "Together, we will ensure that terror is not allowed to take root in our ...


Redskins safety Su'a Cravens talked out of retiring

He was one of the youngest players in the National Football League as a rookie last season. Washington officials want to help him through his issues rather th...


Donald Trump, South Korea's Moon agree to boost Seoul's missile capability

It came as the United States and South Korean forces were nearing the end of the 10-day annual Ulchi Freedom Guardian joint exercises, which the North regards a...


N Korea could nuke US, Europe 'within months'

It's still too early to see if Kim can create new rules without crossing a line that the United States won't tolerate. This refers to North Korea's attempt to...


President Trump Looks To Withdraw From Trade Deal With South Korea

The National Cattlemen's Beef Association also sent an appeal to its members Saturday to speak out in support of the agreement, which was first negotiated durin...


US Closes Russian Consulate in San Francisco

The U.S.is also ordering the closure of annexes in Washington and NY, the latest in a series of escalating tensions between the U.S. and Russian Federation. "Mo...


Modi rejigs team, Sitharaman gets Def, Goyal Railways

Last month, after series of train accidents, Prabhu had met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and offered to resign, but was asked to wait. In his tweets, he con...


North Korea appears to conduct sixth nuclear test

There are concerns North Korea has conducted yet another nuclear test, despite repeated global warnings not to, after a magnitude 6.3 explosion was detected i...


Police arrest nurse who refused to draw blood

I said we're done!' When Wubbels repeated the policy to the detective, he then grabbed her and said she was under arrest. She said that patient consent or...


TN student who fought against NEET kills self

Anitha had secured 1,176 out of 1,200 marks in class XII. However, she just scored 86 out of 720 marks in the NEET examination, failing to get a chance in med...


Manufacturing sector contracts for third month in a row, index shows

Companies ramped up output for a sixth straight month, thanks to a pickup in domestic demand and strong export orders driven by a favorable exchange rate. The c...


Trump Promises to Donate $1 Million of Personal Money to Harvey Relief

Trump Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders made the announcement at Thursday's media briefing. The White House says President Donald Trump is pledging $...


Canadian GDP sees strongest half-year growth in 15 years: StatsCan

This shattered market expectations for a 3.7% increase, according to economists at Royal Bank of Canada , and follows a 3.7% advance in the January-to-March pe...


Dems hammer Trump for 'trickle down' tax plan

In a speech Wednesday, President Trump cited the 1986 tax reform as a model for the kind of bipartisan effort he wants this fall, but in a 1999 op-ed he calle...


Trump Renews Call For Mexico To Pay For Border Wall

The release said that violence and the trafficking of drugs and arms is a "shared responsibility", and it even expressed "full solidarity with the people and go...


Two arrested in Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind case receive new charges

Officers searched that apartment twice for LaFontaine-Greywind on Saturday, Aug. 19, the day she went missing, and a detective searched the apartment on Sunday,...


Nurse suspected of murdering at least 86 people

In an investigation , though, police believe he's involved in another 88 deaths after analyzing patient files and exhuming more than 130 bodies in Germany, Pola...


U.S. sanctions against Venezuela won't work, warns Beijing - RT Business

Authorities have shut down two radio stations that aired critical coverage of President Nicolas Maduro's government by refusing to renew their licenses, a bro...


San Francisco mayor praises residents, police in wake of peaceful protests Saturday

To be even more specific, the group named two prominent leaders of white nationalist organizations. Hooded anarchists, who identified themselves as such with fl...


JAHAN NAMA: North Korea Tests Three Missiles

The first and third missiles failed in flight, while the second appears to have blown up nearly immediately, according to a statement issued by the US Pacific C...


Rex Tillerson keeps distance from Donald Trump's race row stance

In a discussion about the president's roundly condemned response to the violence in Charlottesville , Tillerson affirmed that the State Department represents...


Tillerson to Gorka: You're Completely Wrong, Lack Understanding

Sebastian Gorka has been speaking out in the days following his departure from the White House , but looking forward, he has a Star Wars analogy for what's ...


Lebanese army announces cease-fire with Daesh on border

Under the ceasefire , Hezbollah members have entered an area of west Qalamoun to confirm that Lebanese soldiers held by Daesh are buried there, the source said...


Hurricane Harvey Disrupting Cruise Vacations Out of Texas Ports

Carnival Cruise Lines officials said their Freedom and Valor ships both were at sea a safe distance away from the storm. The ships will stop in New Orleans on S...