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Oct 07 2017

NYPD Swarms Manhattan Block in Search for Shooter at Construction Site

A 44-year-old man was found with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head on the 5th floor of the same building, police said. "The shooter had a dispute with ...

Oct 07 2017

Jay Ambrose: How Trump's stance against gun control controls guns

More than 20 other Democrats have signed on as well. "Politicizing this awful tragedy is, I think, beyond disgusting", Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn (R-Texas) said...

Oct 07 2017

Buhari, Kachikwu in Close Door Meeting

Baru was also accused of making appointments following the same pattern and trying to sabotage the successes recorded in the oil sector. A spokesman for NNPC on Thursda...

Oct 07 2017

Trump Administration Rolls Back Obama-Era Birth Control Mandate

Currently, more than 55 million women can access birth control without co-payments thanks to the ACA, according to a study from Obama's Department of Health and ...

Oct 07 2017

Brazil nursery arson attack: Four toddlers burnt alive

The guard, identified by authorities as 50-year-old Damiao dos Santos, set himself alight at the scene and later died of his injuries in hospital. A security guard, w...

Oct 07 2017

President Trump heads to Las Vegas

Gunderson was one of the more than 500 victims who were injured in Sunday night's shooting when Paddock opened fire from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel. Rep. Ma...

Oct 07 2017

GST Council meeting likely to introduce new reforms into the system

Firstly, the Council raised the threshold for availing the composition scheme from companies with turnover of Rs 75 lakh to those with turnover of up to Rs 1 crore. Onl...

Oct 06 2017

Pakistan Sufi shrine: At least 13 killed in Baluchistan

He added that one police constable was killed while attempting to stop the suicide bomber from entering the shrine, while two other policemen were injured in the blast. D...

Oct 06 2017

Las Vegas shooting: Gunman fired for 9 to 11 minutes

They said she wasn't connected to the killings in any way, and that Danley was " sent away " so that " he can plan what he is planning without interruptions ". Authorit...

Oct 06 2017

Tropical Depression 16's path shifts more toward Louisiana

A tropical storm warning is in effect for all areas from Sandy Bay Sirpi, Nicaragua to Punta Castilla, Honduras. The storm could bring up to 20 inches of rain in Nicara...

Oct 06 2017

Saudi Aramco plans expansion in India with new unit

King Salman of Saudi Arabia, OPEC's biggest producer, is due to meet Putin on Thursday. The two countries also agreed on the production in Saudi Arabia of the Kalashnik...

Oct 05 2017

Almost 200000 Virginia children at risk of losing insurance in February

CHIP allotted $25.5 billion in coverage nationwide from 2015 to 2016, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures, insuring children who do not qualify ...

Oct 05 2017

Turkey's Erdogan in Iran amid tensions over Iraqi Kurd vote

Just prior to Erdogan's visit, Turkish Chief of General Staff Hulusi Akar visited Tehran , where he sat down for talks with senior Iranian officials, including Preside...

Oct 05 2017

Half of Facebook Russian Ads Cost Less Than $3 Each

Bush in 1988. Accused of having to react first, Facebook is now multiplying communications on this subject. Now, to increase transparency and accountability of adve...

Oct 05 2017

Russian Federation says its airstrikes wounded al-Qaida leader in Syria

Konashenkov said the strike was the result of a special operation to avenge an attack on Russian military police in Syria on September 18. Abu Mohammad al-Julani had ...

Oct 04 2017

Philip Hammond promises young 'Tories won't let you down'

It came after the Prime Minister announced that, among a number of new measures aimed at winning over young voters, tuition fees would be capped at £9,250 for those stati...

Oct 04 2017

President Sisi calls for peace among Palestinian unity government live

Husam Zomlot, the chief representative of the Palestine Liberation Organization's Washington office, said the meetings in Gaza mark a milestone in the Palestinian que...

Oct 04 2017

3 minors killed, several injured as Pakistan violates ceasefire

In the exchange of fire, Naik Mahendra Chemjung was grievously injured and succumbed to injuries, he said. According to sources, ceasefire violations by Pakistan ha...

Oct 04 2017

Russian Opposition Leader Navalny Sentenced to 20 Days in Prison

Jon Huntsman , the former Utah governor who famously broke out into Chinese during a US presidential debate, quit Chevron Corp.'s board after he was confirmed as USA amba...

Oct 03 2017

Tillerson admits the USA has direct channel of communication with North Korea

After Tillerson spoke, State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert sought to reduce expectations for a breakthrough, saying in a statement that North Korean leaders "ha...