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Mar 07 2017

Ukraine takes 'terrorism' case against Russian Federation to global court

Ukraine asked the United Nations' highest court on Monday to order Russia to stop funding and equipping pro-Russian separatists, at the start of a hearing where it hopes ...

Mar 06 2017

Syria peace talks end on a positive note, says UN

Mr De Mistura said the UN-led talks had the support of key regional player Turkey, which supports the opposition, as well as Russian Federation and Iran, who are Syrian a...

Mar 05 2017

British PM appeals for United Kingdom stability amid Brexit preparations

Davidson reportedly added that UK Prime Minister Theresa May had a response ready if Sturgeon attempted to ask for the power to organize another referendum at the upcomin...

Mar 03 2017

USA launches 20 airstrikes against in Yemen; al Qaeda personnel were killed

Jeff Davis, a Pentagon spokesman, said in a statement. They said they heard loud explosions early this morning in Al-Maraqisha, a rugged mountainous area where Al-Qaeda...

Mar 03 2017

House intel chair on Trump campaign ties to Russia: 'There's nothing there'

Director of National Intelligence nominee Dan Coats on Tuesday told the Senate Intelligence Committee that if confirmed he will cooperate with the panel's investigation...

Mar 03 2017

Hearthstone's next expansion Journey to Un'Goro detailed

In 2016, Hearthstone earned $394.6 million earned in revenue, according to research firm SuperData . Some cards can also " adapt ", or select from three random bonuses...

Mar 03 2017

Charles Blow Responds to DeVos's Insane Comment on Historically-Black Colleges

She praised the schools for taking action after the system was identified as 'an absence of opportunity'. In a recent article on Betsy DeVos, Education Week repeate...

Mar 03 2017

MEPs Want Visas Reimposed on US Citizens

The E.U. gave U.S. officials notice in 2014 that the country need to enact reciprocity or the visa-free travel for USA citizens would come to an end, but the USA did no...

Mar 03 2017

Australia narrowly averts recession following growth of 1.1 percent

Both of those factors improved in the December quarter, delivering a jump in growth that adds to evidence the lower dollar, cheap borrowing costs, and rebounding global d...

Mar 02 2017

These pictures of Mount Etna spewing lava are really quite something

Over the past three days, Italy's Mount Etna volcano has been providing a spectacular show of nature as lava bursts out of the mouth during a volcanic eruption. The volca...

Mar 02 2017

Lone survivor on Vatican abuse commission resigns in frustration

To some extent, some of Collins's reservations appeared to be shared yesterday by fellow commission member Jesuit Hans Zollner, head of the Centre for Child Protection at...

Mar 02 2017

ECO summit in Pakistan discusses regional peace and trade

In 1992, the organization expanded to include seven new members, including Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. He sa...

Mar 01 2017

Donald Trump's Cabinet: Wilbur Ross Confirmed as Secretary of Commerce

After all, as discussed below, since the 1990s Cyprus has served as one the top three offshore destinations for Russian and former Soviet Union flight capital, most of it...

Feb 28 2017

Reasons to Start Getting Excited for the Nintendo Switch

Some, likeForbes' Erik Kain, think Nintendo's insistence on limited stock might be a marketing move meant to bottle the lightning of the mad dash for a Nintendo Classic E...

Feb 28 2017

Repeal of Obamacare is 'complicated' process

Baker, a Republican, has already told congressional leaders that he opposes the idea of the federal government giving MA a lump sum to fund Medicaid, instead of paying ...

Feb 28 2017

Sixers' Ben Simmons has a minor procedure for his foot fracture

The 76ers announced Monday that Joel Embiid will be sidelined indefinitely due to his left knee injury. Bayless has missed all but three games in 2016-17 due to ligam...

Feb 28 2017

Swedes never heard of Fox News' Swedish 'security advisor'

Fox News has defended its decision to book Bildt. Swedes, and some Americans, have been wondering about representations of the Nordic nation in the US since President ...

Feb 27 2017

Panel urges caution as NASA studies flying crew on first SLS

If the agency decides to put crew on the first flight, the mission profile for EM-2 would likely replace it. "The space shuttle really wasn't built to be flown unmanned...

Feb 27 2017

8-year-old girl shot to death after crash, police say

Police say the Pontiac and a dark four-door sedan were speeding down a street when the Pontiac crashed into the vehicle the girl was in. The girl and her mother were go...

Feb 26 2017

Bihar Staff Selection Commission chairman arrested in paper leak matter

On Friday Bihar Staff Selection Commission chairman Sudhir Kumar arrested in charge of alleged participation in the job scam that happened this month. Sources said that h...