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Aug 31 2017

Multi-mission Raytheon missile hits ballistic missile target

The test comes after North Korea fired a ballistic missile from its capital Pyongyang that flew over Japan before plunging into the northern Pacific Ocean on Tuesday, an ...

Aug 31 2017

Rains impact print business in Mumbai

Similar wet conditions shall prevail in the Konkan districts of Palghar, Thane, Mumbai , Raigad, Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg over the next 48-72 hours. After heavy rain b...

Aug 30 2017

Seattle Humane plans to take in 300 pets from Texas animal shelters

Ranchers have had to drive their cattle to higher ground. The effects on wildlife are nearly impossible to measure. We are now coordinating placement of animals who were ...

Aug 30 2017

Houston police Sgt. Steve Perez drowns in Harvey floodwaters

Crews are working to recover his body. Words can not adequately express the sense of loss the Perez family and their extended Houston Police family are experiencing. Ac...

Aug 30 2017

NJ, NY Republicans Attack TX Colleagues for 'Hypocrisy'

Senator Cruz said that there will be a "long road" to recovering from the damage. What goes around Capitol Hill comes around Capitol Hill. Trump threatened last week ...

Aug 30 2017

GOP leaders say Illinois House to act on school funding plan

Nobody got everything they wanted, but nearly everybody seemed happy when this compromise legislation got a favorable vote. Many lawmakers likened the enormity of the s...

Aug 30 2017

Merkel 'out of touch', says challenger as vote nears

The Social Democratic Party (SPD) leader said Merkel had tried to dictate terms for their sole televised debate next week, and accused her of abusing the perks of office ...

Aug 28 2017

12 dead in violence after Dera chief's conviction in rape case

He is due to be sentenced on Monday. In the meantime, state authorities of Haryana faced criticism over allowing a huge mob of around 100,000 of Singh's followers to am...

Aug 28 2017

Hurricane Harvey relief efforts getting assist from NYPD, FDNY

Thousands of volunteers are heading to Texas to help with relief after Hurricane Harvey , including some from West Michigan. More volunteers are on standby to deploy s...

Aug 28 2017

Police searching for suspect connected to August 12 assault in Charlottesville

Ramos is now wanted by the Charlottesville police and has a last known address in Marietta, Georgia. To date, James Alex Fields, Jr . has been charged with second degr...

Aug 27 2017

Iraq captures two districts from ISIL

Rasool added that their forces have killed almost 300 jihadists, but around 2,000 militants still remained in the city, according to Al Jazeera. Iraqi officials are c...

Aug 26 2017

Belgian soldiers shoot dead man who attacked them with knife in Brussels

Belgian officials said they had "neutralised" the man and that the "situation is under control". Police confirmed that a man had been "neutralised" after an attack on s...

Aug 26 2017

It's shocking! BJP MP openly defends rape convict Ram Rahim, slams court

Hundreds of supporters gathered close to the court complex despite prohibitory orders. A minister of Haryana government had offered facilities to dera followers y...

Aug 26 2017

Police officers attacked outside Buckingham Palace a man has been arrested

The alleged offender was held just after 8.30pm on Friday evening on suspicion of assault and grievous bodily harm. Footage on Sky News showed emergency vehicles lining...

Aug 26 2017

Trump Signs Order Authorizing New Sanctions on Venezuela

The exceptions are designed "to mitigate harm to the American and Venezuelan people", according to the White House statement . "The regime's decision to create an il...

Aug 26 2017

Trump Economic Advisor Rips President's Response to Charlottesville

The White House hasn't commented on whether Cohn was granted permission to do the Financial Times interview . "I feel deep empathy for all who have been targeted by th...

Aug 25 2017

Ambassador to Sudan found dead in swimming pool

Russia's foreign ministry confirmed the news in a statement carried by state media. "The Russian ambassador died this evening at his Khartoum residence", the minist...

Aug 25 2017

MA woman collects $758M Powerball prize

The lottery says the victor still had not come forward as of midmorning Thursday. The victor of the $758 million Powerball jackpot came forward during a news conferen...

Aug 25 2017

Remains Found In Search For USS John McCain's Missing Sailors

Two other incidents involving American ships occurred earlier this year in the Western Pacific. In a June collision involving a USA destroyer, seven sailors from the U...

Aug 24 2017

Meizu Launches M6 Note as its First Snapdragon Powered Smartphone

As far as specifications are concerned, the new Meizu M6 Note flaunts a 5.5-inch full-HD IPS display with a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and a scratch resist...