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Jan 06 2018

DA says the 'real' matric pass rate is 37.3%

Sponsors and government officials at the results ceremony for the National Senior Certificate examinations. The rest of the learners are modularising their examinations. ...

Jan 05 2018

1 dead, 19 tourists injured in Egypt hot air balloon crash

The balloon, with tourists from different nationalities and Egyptians onboard, crashed to the west of the city of Luxor, MENA said. The unstable weather and strong wind...

Jan 03 2018

America's United Nations ambassador dismisses proposed North-South Korea talks

Haley singled out Iran in a New Year's message that also denounced "oppressive governments" in North Korea , Venezuela and Cuba. Obama was initially reluctant to speak...

Jan 03 2018

Trump Suggests Hillary Clinton's Former Top Aide Huma Abedin Should Be Jailed

Remember sailors pictures on submarine? "Deep State Justice Dept must finally act?" Trump referenced Abedin's use of an un-secure Yahoo email address - as first repo...

Jan 02 2018

Palestine recalls Ambassador to Pak over appearance with Hafiz Saeed

India had lodged a protest with the Palestinians on Saturday, calling the envoy's association with Saeed "unacceptable". Palestine has recalled its Ambassador to Paki...

Jan 02 2018

Trump says United States has gotten 'nothing' from Pakistan aid

Lawmakers and former government officials have praised Trump for his approach to the protests in Iran. His social media attention in recent days, which he has spent at hi...

Jan 01 2018

S Korea seizes Hong Kong vessel it says took oil to North

The Sam Jong 2 was one of four North Korean-flagged ships that were named by the United Nations on Thursday as being banned from entering foreign ports on suspicion tha...

Dec 31 2017

Winter Weather Advisory issued for the area

Forecast models have the snow showers moving out by midnight EST Saturday . The big story for today is the snow showers.We have a Winter Weather Advisory for most of c...

Dec 30 2017

Man Fleeing From Police Drives Pickup Truck Off Oregon Pier

Moreland told Storyful residents alerted police to a man, later identified as Timofey Erofeeff, 27, that was trespassing on boats docked at North Tongue Point. Timofey Er...

Dec 29 2017

Former football ace George Weah is new president of Liberia

His rags to riches story helped him tap into dissatisfaction with Johnson Sirleaf's 12-year tenure, which drew a line under years of civil war but was criticised for fail...

Dec 29 2017

Date horror story: Woman rips pricey Andy Warhol artwork from walls

According to KTRK , Buzbee and Lindy Layman, 29, were on a date, during which she became very drunk, and the pair returned to Buzbee's home before he called for an Uber t...

Dec 28 2017

Gallup poll: Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton retain 'most admired' titles

Former president Barack Obama edged out current President Donald Trump , 17 percent to 14 percent. Read their full exchange . Former President Obama may be out of...

Dec 27 2017

US And China Agree On North Korea Sanctions Enforcement

The US-drafted resolution would also force all North Koreans working overseas to return within 24 months along with a ban on exports of North Korean goods. "North Korea i...

Dec 26 2017

With messages of peace Christmas celebrated across Kashmir

Special prayers were also offered for the progress and prosperity of Pakistan. Father Roy told Kashmir Reader that this year's Christmas celebration was more cheerf...

Dec 26 2017

Owner of dogs that killed Kentucky woman charged

The second pit bull was nearby, so "fearing for his life", the husband shot and killed the dog, the sheriff's department said. Johnny Saylor retrieved a.22-caliber pistol...

Dec 26 2017

Israel Welcomes Guatemala's Announcement on Future Embassy Move

She spoke a day after Guatemala said it would move its embassy to the city, a move slammed by Palestinian officials as "shameful". Israel deported two of the three Tu...

Dec 25 2017

Police investigate suspicious package sent to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin

R. Briggs of the LAPD West Los Angeles Station said. "We have $50 million homes and we can't move, we can't get out", Prince Frederick von Anhalt, who was trapped for ...

Dec 24 2017

Apple Faces Lawsuit on Intentionally Slowing Down iPhones with Older Batteries

And so it turns out that Apple has been quietly managing power in these older iPhones in order to spare the batteries. The fix was supposed to help people get more ...

Dec 22 2017

Dry Today, But More Rain Tomorrow and Saturday

Sunshine and clouds will mix today and sunshine will even win at times! The temp will swing wildly from the low to mid 20s Friday , to near 40° Saturday , and then fa...

Dec 21 2017

Idaho the fastest-growing state by population, US Census Bureau estimates

Pennsylvania remains behind California, Texas, Florida and NY in total population. And once again, Texas' population grew by the largest number of any state in the coun...