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Sep 30 2017

Moscow says ready to cooperate with Pyongyang to resolve missile crisis

Diplomatic sources were quoted as saying Choe would arrive in Moscow Monday afternoon. Thousands of U.S. soldiers are stationed in South Korea and Japan . North Kore...

Sep 29 2017

Equifax boss quits after data hack that affected 143m people

His retirement is effective immediately and he won't receive a bonus for this year. Federal investigators are reportedly looking into whether three Equifax executives...

Sep 29 2017

Islamic State releases audio of leader Al-Baghdadi, date unclear

The Islamic State group on Thursday released what appeared to be a rare recording of its cloistered leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi vowing to continue his group's fight in I...

Sep 29 2017

Macklemore Responds To Grand Final/SSM Outrage From "Angry Old White Dudes"

The movement was quickly endorsed by former Australian prime minister Tony Abbott , who tweeted: "Footy fans shouldn't be subjected to a politicised grand final. The 3...

Sep 28 2017

Iranian Ballistic Missile Launch Was Faked

Iran said on Saturday it had successfully tested a new ballistic missile with a range of 2,000 km (1,200 miles) and would keep developing its arsenal despite USA pressure...

Sep 28 2017

Alstom, Siemens Announce Merger to Create European Train Giant

On the railway deal, France's finance ministry said it had secured a commitment from Siemens to safeguard Alstom's French manufacturing plants and jobs for a four-yea...

Sep 28 2017

IRMA: St. Pete woman organizing relief efforts for Irma-devastated Virgin Islands

Dedicated to the furry friends of her homeland, Gear created a special rescue plan for the canines caught in the devastating aftermath of Hurricane Irma . She had made m...

Sep 28 2017

Top US general recommends not kicking out transgender troops

Dunford told Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand , a Democrat from NY, that he agreed the thousands of transgender troops now serving had performed their duties with honor and val...

Sep 28 2017

Henrikh Mkhitaryan states his prediction for CSKA Moscow v Man United

Eric Bailly is once again available after his three-game ban from last season's Europa League, though Phil Jones is suspended. The Armenia global has started eigh...

Sep 28 2017

Gov. Kay Ivey Statement on Moore Victory in GOP US Senate Runoff

Alabama has not elected a Democrat to the Senate in 25 years, so Moore is expected to become Alabama's next senator. He resigned to pursue the Senate seat vacated ...

Sep 27 2017

Mandatory evacuations in effect as wildfire spreads in Anaheim

Steve Concialdi of the Orange County Fire Authority. The last update from the Corona Fire Department Monday evening stated the fire had scorched roughly 2,000 acres wit...

Sep 27 2017

Mattis seeks Indian role in Afghanistan, vows to fight militant shelters

India already provides assistance in Afghanistan, and has spent billions of dollars in infrastructure, health and education sectors. I congratulate India for the great ...

Sep 27 2017

'We don't have the votes': GOP ditches latest health care effort

Rather than endure another embarrassing vote that sees his caucus come up short, the senators agreed in a closed-door meeting to shelve the bill. Lindsey Graham of SC a...

Sep 27 2017

Gas prices falling as hurricane impacts fade

Ann Arbor is also down 6.9 cents to $2.46 per gallon; Flint down 12.4 cents to $2.35 per gallon and Toledo down 9.1 cents to $2.29 per gallon. The price in Vermont was do...

Sep 26 2017

Terror in Nashville Church, Masked Gunman Kills Woman

What is unclear is why he wrote something on his Facebook page just before the shooting at the Burnette Chapel Church of Christ in Antioch. Church usher Robert Cale...

Sep 26 2017

Hurricane Maria aftermath - 15 buried in Dominica so far

An early post read: "We do not know what is happening outside". The storm knocked out communications for the entire country, leaving anyone outside Dominica strugglin...

Sep 26 2017

Federation Internationale de Football Association will allow players to wear poppies in end to stand-off

The poppy has always been used as a symbol for the British to commemorate military personnel who died in battle. They are used to commemorate Armistice Day in the United ...

Sep 26 2017

Arsenal must be patient to ensure victory over West Brom

However, this does not seem to be the only problem for Arsene Wenger , Arsenal manager, as German global Mesut Ozil may also not sign a new contract. He might not fi...

Sep 26 2017

Iraqi Kurds vote in referendum on independence from Baghdad

The Kurds have been a close American ally for decades, and the first U.S. air strikes in the campaign against IS were launched to protect Irbil, the Kurdish regional capi...

Sep 26 2017

Nation to be free of corruption by 2022, says BJP

He also touched upon terrorism and his party's fight against it, the minister said. With the government and the party embracing Upadhyaya's plank of 'antyodaya' (upli...