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Mar 25 2017

Israeli troops kill Palestinian youth suspected of hurling firebombs

Greenblatt's visit to Israel and any purported USA demands of Israel in talks regarding the settlements are false", the official said, speaking on condition of anonymity....

Mar 25 2017

Ukraine President claims Russian 'state terrorism' killed former MP

Voronenkov told Ukrainian media in February that he had repeatedly received threats from Russian security services. Voronenkov is one of several Kremlin critics who w...

Mar 23 2017

Scientists Lobbying To Restore Pluto As A Planet

Stern and his colleagues note that the IAU's definition of a planet is too narrow and recognizes planets only as objects that orbit our sun and "requires zone clearin...

Mar 23 2017

Trump should 'apologise' to Obama — Former CIA chief

Trump, including his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort". "Well, I'm not saying that I believe that the Trump campaign was involved with Russians on this". The admi...

Mar 22 2017

Trump signs NASA bill, hands Ted Cruz the pen

The bill also makes the determination that the technological and scientific goals of the Asteroid Redirect Mission have not been demonstrated, and requires a report on ...

Mar 22 2017

Microsoft Reveals New Type Of Xbox One Controller

Other than a unique design, the controllers pack the same increased range and bluetooth connectivity as the latest Xbox Wireless Controllers. The controller will be ava...

Mar 21 2017

Special Olympics Gibraltar at the World Winter Games in Austria

The event is in its fourth year and benefits Special Olympic athletes across Missouri, including 800 in the St. Joseph area. Elijah Wood is a floor hockey athlete tha...

Mar 21 2017

How Brands Demanding Safety Could Curtail YouTube Ad Sales

Google UK managing director Ronan Harris said last week, "We've heard from our advertisers and agencies loud and clear that we can provide simpler, more robust ways to s...

Mar 21 2017

United Nations rights expert calls for inquiry into death of Kim Jong-nam

The top diplomats of South Korea and Singapore shared concerns over the use of a toxic chemical in the recent assassination of a half brother of North Korea's leader and ...

Mar 20 2017

United Nations chief accepts resignation over report on 'apartheid' Israel

U.N. Under-Secretary General and ESCWA Executive Secretary Rima Khalaf said she was leaving after "powerful member states" had pressured the world body and its chief with...

Mar 18 2017

USA denies bombing Syria mosque

Al Jina is in Aleppo, but close to the border with Idlib province in northwestern Syria. He showed reporters a US military photo of the strike and said that "dozens" of...

Mar 17 2017

Firestorm Brings The Pain In Latest Injustice 2 Trailer

These upgrades do not fall into the Gear category, though, and players won't be able to pay to increase character stats. "Source Crystals are a new type of currency ava...

Mar 17 2017

Canadian Girl Guides cancel United States travel ahead of ban

President Donald Trump has said he wants to keep "bad hombres" out of the USA - but his travel restrictions are now keeping a somewhat less scary-sounding group out of th...

Mar 17 2017

Cheerios Acts to Rescue Bees-and Declining Sales

Honey Nut Cheerios is also giving out free wildflower seeds so cereal lovers can grow their own home for bees and their pollinating pals to thrive. It also cites studi...

Mar 17 2017

PM: We will negotiate with North Korea when the time comes

Zahid also brushed off calls by North Korea for an worldwide inquiry over the use of VX in Kim's death, saying the North has shown that it doesn't respect decisions made ...

Mar 16 2017

Dutch Mainstream Parties Shun Coalition With Far-right

The last days of campaigning were overshadowed by an escalating diplomatic dispute with Turkey, after the government banned several Turkish ministers from attending ralli...

Mar 16 2017

French presidential candidate Fillon charged in fake jobs scandal

With less than six weeks to go until the first round of voting, Mr Fillon has been unable to draw a line under allegations that he paid his wife hundreds of thousands of ...

Mar 16 2017

Boaty McBoatface to set off on first polar mission

The British National Environment Research Council (NERC) sought the world's help last March in naming its brand new $290 million scientific research vessel. Recently, sci...

Mar 14 2017

Trump, Merkel meeting postponed due to weather

Tomorrow they meet in the White House. Is the German leader the new leader of the West? As for Merkel, she has so far carefully avoided any overt confrontation with the...

Mar 14 2017

Whitefish Bay Jewish Community Center Threatened for Fourth Time in 6 Weeks

The first was February 27, and closed the center for about an hour while police searched. No one was injured during that incident. 'As New Yorkers, we will not be intim...