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Nov 06 2016

One abducted Chibok schoolgirl found by Nigerian army

Some 276 young girls were abducted from the Chibok region in 2014 by militants from the extreme Islamist group. As many as 57 girls escaped nearly immediately. Dozens o...

Nov 06 2016

US general pledges investigation on Afghan air strike casualties

However, Afghan military officials see US air power as a vital support in the fight against the Taliban while the country's own nascent air force is still being built, ...

Nov 05 2016

Blizzard announces revolutionary Overwatch League

With Blizz-con 2016 starting today, it seemed an appropriate time for the newest hero to take the stage in her own animated short. These include a short-range machine ...

Nov 05 2016

China successfully launches environment-friendly rocket Long March 5

Thursday's launch attracted onlookers who gathered on beaches near the Wenchang space base on Hainan Island, prompting widespread social media reports. This makes the new...

Nov 05 2016

Homes lost as Sydney bushfire spreads

We have further information about the two police arrested in relation to the fire in Cranebrook today. It's understood a change in wind direction has caused the fire to...

Nov 05 2016

US concerned about Turkey's arrests of Kurdish leaders

Turkey's clampdown against leading Kurds ended with the with the formal arrest of the two party co-leaders of the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party ( HDP ) and fiv...

Nov 04 2016

Major Stock of Recent Trade - Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK)

The stock's current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -9.09% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -11.55% and -9.5% respectively. Duke Energy Corp makes up appr...

Nov 04 2016

Is Android Mobile As Safe As Apple's iPhone

Both Google Pixel and Pixel XL are already available in the United States, released in stores last October 20. But in the case of OEMs things are bit more complicated. ...

Nov 04 2016

Hacked emails show Clinton campaign communicated with State

Finally, Grassley is reiterating concern that in the context of potential conflicts, the department signed off on unusual immunity agreements with many of Secretary Clint...

Nov 03 2016

Apple's new MacBook Pros set to receive a price cut in 2017

KGI securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who is known for accurate Apple predictions, the company will most likely slash prices for new and existing MacBooks next year. App...

Nov 02 2016

Obama to return to Florida to help Clinton get out the vote

That analysis is based on preference polling, recent electoral history, demographic trends and campaign priorities such as advertising, travel and on-the-ground staff. Th...

Nov 02 2016

Wet start of rainy season respite in California drought

Amid a wet start to California's rainy season, and some mending of Californians' backsliding ways on water conservation, the advice of the state's drought czar: Relax and...

Nov 02 2016

Drought tired California improves on lagging conservation

The board will release Californians' latest monthly water-use figures Tuesday under the state's almost three-year drought emergency. But the water-savings are better th...

Nov 02 2016

Slimani won't be risked, insists Ranieri

FC Copenhagen head coach Stale Solbakken insists Leicester City provided no surprises in their previous Champions League clash as the Danish side look to "sneak" a win on...

Nov 01 2016

ConocoPhillips reports Q3 net loss of $1B

Finally, analysts shed their light over the MOS price targets; maintaining price high target of 33 while at average the price target was 25.27 in contrast with the curren...

Nov 01 2016

Donald Trump Supporters Agree With 'Rigged Election' Claims, Poll Shows

I don't hear that. Mrs Obama is shown by polls as being far more popular than her husband or the two presidential nominees, and for much of the campaign Mr Trump has av...

Oct 30 2016

India expels Pakistani Embassy staffer over espionage charge

Earlier, Pakistani High Commission official apprehended by Delhi Police in the case of espionage here on Friday. Arrests in connection with the espionage racket being r...

Oct 30 2016

Clinton reaps $53 million in campaign cash in 19 days

He seemed to imply that she was on the verge of needing physical assistance. Stein's high came in an August Pew survey , when the Green Party nominee topped out at 5 per...

Oct 28 2016

Philippine, Japanese leaders sign military, economic deals

During the visit, Japan is expected to offer Manila two large coast guard patrol boats - on top of an earlier pledge of 10 smaller ones - and TC-90 military training airc...

Oct 26 2016

Truck plunges off San Diego bridge into crowd below; 4 dead

His rank or task description was not instantly available. Because the Chicano Park crowd is so massive, there are already San Diego police officers on the scene, who ...