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Aug 28 2017

DMK meets Gov as AIADMK factional feud deepens

To this, Palaniswami said at a government function at Ariyalur on August 23, where he shared the dais with Panneerselvam, that unity was the need of the hour to take the ...

Aug 28 2017

Trump Security Adviser Sebastian Gorka Out At White House

Gorka had worked on issues related to counter terrorism, Qatar crisis, designing new security strategy for US. Gorka, one of the President Trump's most controversi...

Aug 28 2017

The UK is facing a Brexit brain drain, survey finds

Labour's leadership has been criticised by opponents for a lack of clarity on what deal Britain should seek immediately after the EU. However, writing in The Observer ...

Aug 28 2017

Arrest Made in Beating of Charlottesville Teacher, Second Suspect Sought

A 52-year-old Baltimore man, one of three more people charged in the August 12 white nationalist rally in Virginia, was arrested Saturday and is being held in the Baltimo...

Aug 28 2017

ITunes accepting donations for Hurricane Harvey relief

The Red Cross of Northern Illinois has deployed volunteers and ComEd is ready to send a fleet of trucks to south Texas. "The Red Cross is always at the ready, so we h...

Aug 27 2017

Donald Trump Pardons Sheriff Joe Arpaio

But despite his long tenure as sheriff of Maricopa County, Arpaio lost the support of his constituents a year ago, defeated by Democrat Paul Penzone in the electe...

Aug 27 2017

Arrest Threat As Yingluck Shinawatra Misses Verdict

Yingluck, who inherited the leadership of Thaksin's political machine and was elected prime minister in 2011, became a proxy target for his enemies. Yingluck, 50, is th...

Aug 27 2017

Most of Tal Afar seized from ISIS — Iraqi military

The breaking of IS lines comes a day after U.S. Army spokesman Ryan Dillon said Iraqi forces had "completely surrounded" IS fighters in Tal Afar and that the jihadist...

Aug 26 2017

One Dead, Suspect Wounded in Charleston, SC Restaurant Shooting

An area of downtown Charleston , South Carolina , has been shut down after police received a report of an active shooter . Officers were able to get the injured ma...

Aug 26 2017

Interior Recommends Trump on Shrinking Some National Monument Areas

The Republican chairman of the House Committee on Natural Resources says previous administrations have misconstrued the intent and objective of the Act, signed into law...

Aug 26 2017

Trump blames fellow Republican leaders for debt ceiling 'mess'

There have been seven government shutdowns since 1976, when the current budget and appropriations process was implemented. Either way, he can not win. The president thr...

Aug 26 2017

Former Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra has fled to Dubai, source tells CNN

Thousands of supporters of former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra have gathered outside Thailand's Supreme Court despite calls by the military government and Yingl...

Aug 26 2017

Militants attack Shiite mosque in Kabul

The attack occurred as worshipers gathered for afternoon prayers on the Islamic holy day of Friday. Rasouli said the death toll could rise because numerous wounded were...

Aug 26 2017

Trump moves to squeeze Venezuela's access to finance

The order also permits the Treasury Department to help finance humanitarian aid for Venezuela citizens. President Nicolas Maduro said their roles would be switched as...

Aug 26 2017

Man 'armed with sword' attacks Buckingham Palace

A man has been arrested on suspicion of GBH and assault on police. Pictures on social media show police cars and a police cordon surrounding the area. The palace's most...

Aug 25 2017

Federal judge again throws out Texas voter ID law

Nearly immediately after the ruling became public, Attorney General Ken Paxton promised to appeal it, saying the revamp to the law had addressed discriminatory issues ...

Aug 25 2017

Batavia Kmart safe, but last Rochester-area stores closing

IL has 17 Kmart stores, including the one at 7230 Westfield Plaza in Belleville and one in Springfield. You can see the list of stores closings by clicking here . Km...

Aug 25 2017

Russian ambassador is 4th to die since January

He has become the fourth Russian ambassador to die within the year. Initial reports ruled out any "foul play" in the death of the ambassador , the foreign ministries a...

Aug 25 2017

Tigers, Yankees lineups: Victor Martinez getting day off

The Tigers have lost eight of nine. Sanchez was not happy about being plunked, strolling slowly to first. Jesus Colome got his major league-leading 37th save after ...

Aug 25 2017

Temperatures to rise to 81 today with sunny skies

Monday night: Partly cloudy with a low around 65. Calm wind becoming east around 5 miles per hour. Wednesday appears mostly sunny, but cooler. West northwest wind 5 ...