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May 16 2017

Veteran Journalist Javier Valdez Murdered in Mexico

Last weekend a group of reporters said a large group including children bearing semi-automatic weapons took their equipment while they covered unrest in the state of Guer...

May 16 2017

Trump on Israeli-Palestinian deal: 'We will get it done'

Asked what distinguishes Trump's plans from previous attempts, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said merely: "The man is different". Trump also urged Netanyahu to "h...

May 16 2017

Dem calls report on Trump, intel 'disturbing'

US officials have told Reuters they have always been concerned about disclosing highly classified intelligence to Trump. The newspaper story said the intelligence Trump...

May 16 2017

India, Pakistan should engage in direct dialogue: USA on Kulbhushan Jadhav's execution

India sought relief from the ICJ "by way of immediate suspension of the sentence of death awarded" to Jadhav. A Pakistani military court had sentenced death penalty to ...

May 16 2017

Moors Murderer Ian Brady dies aged 79 following illness

The murderer, who was 79 when he passed away, was confirmed to have died in prison by Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust. Recently he became seriously ill with emphysema. T...

May 16 2017

China's economy slows from recent bounce

Analysts had forecast industrial production to rise 7%, retail sales to increase 10.8% and fixed-asset investment to increase grow 9.1%. Fixed asset investment rose 8.9...

May 15 2017

Pentagon chief, Turkish PM meet after decision to arm Kurds

Still, the US-Turkey intelligence agreement highlights a deep contradiction in US policy in the Middle East. "After Tabqah is completely liberated, the SDF and coalitio...

May 15 2017

Let's hear it from moms what they want on Mother's Day

It's a priceless gem to society when it's done well. According to history.com, Ann Reeves Jarvis turned what the Greeks and Romans started "into " Mother's Day Work ...

May 15 2017

Horgan holds hope he will be BC premier

The Green Party would be the Official Opposition with 14 seats, while the BC Liberals won 12. To which NDP leader John Horgan responded, "A majority of British Columb...

May 14 2017

Trump preparing certified letter attesting to no Russia ties

When it came to the January 6 report that accused Russian Federation of " influence campaign " during the U.S. presidential election, some " two dozen or so " handpicke...

May 14 2017

Trump urges Russian Federation to rein in Syrian ally

Trump described his talks with Lavrov as "very, very good". Trump in a recent phone conversation with Russian leader Vladimir Putin called for close collaboration betwe...

May 14 2017

Terrifying Video Shows Paddleboarders Swimming Beside 15 great White Sharks

Southern California saw a spike in shark sightings around this time a year ago, the AP reports , and marine officials say the shark appearances are the result of a "thri...

May 14 2017

17 mummies in catacombs found in Egypt

The discovery of the non-royal mummies is considered unprecedented because it is the first such find in the area, officials said at the site. Egyptian archaeologist...

May 13 2017

Pope to canonize 2 kids for 1917 visions of Mary

In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of Our Lady of Fatima, a Scarborough parish dedicated to Our Lady received new relics from the Holy See. "On Sunday, June 18, ...

May 13 2017

Newly-wed Indian woman seeks immediate repatriation, files petition in IHC

The diplomat told the court that he was texting on his phone and not using his camera. He claimed that he has Whatsapp messages where Uzma asked him not to disclose det...

May 13 2017

"Stamp Out Hunger" Food Drive Saturday

In last year's drive, nearly 78,000 pounds of food was collected in Sioux Falls and the goal this year is to reach 85,000 pounds. Items in glass containers and expired it...

May 12 2017

Jewish leaders welcomes Emmanuel Macron's French victory

Macron has called to make them more flexible, which would include making it easier to hire and fire workers. He has also promised to defend equal marriage, a legislatio...

May 12 2017

China Fires Off Missile In Possible 'Warning' To US, South Korea

Xi said China was willing to handle disputes with South Korea "appropriately" on the basis of mutual trust and understanding. I will go to Beijing and I will go to Tokyo....

May 12 2017

Turkey calls on USA to not arm Kurdish 'terrorists'

Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said much of the same, insisting, "every weapon they (Kurds) obtain is a threat to Turkey". A US-backed alliance on Wednesday captur...

May 12 2017

Arkansas deputy among 3 dead; suspect in standoff with police

Around 7:00 a.m., 46-year-old Lieutenant Kevin C. Mainhart initiated a traffic stop at the junction of State Highway 27 and Slo Fork Road. "What happened today once aga...