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Jan 19 2018

Oregon, other AGs urge marijuana banking legislation

California legislators are fighting back against U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' attempt to crack down on state cannabis programs, launching letter-writing campa...

Jan 18 2018

Democracy activist in HK gets another jail term

The 21-year-old was one of 20 demonstrators to be found guilty of contempt of court for refusing to obey a court order to leave a protest zone. Past year he served abou...

Jan 18 2018

Majority of National Park Service advisory board resigns amid protest

Board member and former Alaska governor Tony Knowles wrote in a resignation letter , published by the Post , that he's anxious Zinke and the Department of Interior ...

Jan 18 2018

Two Nigerian policemen killed during kidnap of American, Canadian

Kidnappers have abducted two Americans and two Canadians in the northern Nigerian state of Kaduna, killing two police officers, a police spokesman said yesterday. Mukhtar...

Jan 18 2018

Judge Nap: Bannon Could Be Walking Into 'Perjury Trap' With Mueller Interview

It's unclear who Burck was communicating with in the White House or whether it was top White House lawyer Don McGahn, who Burck is also representing in special counsel R...

Jan 17 2018

You Better Fly A Drone Sober In New Jersey

In particular, his calls to make the state's tax code fairer, raise wages for low-paid New Jerseyans, protect our state's striving immigrants, rein in overzealous tax bre...

Jan 17 2018

Rahul begins UP tour with a temple visit

Uttar Pradesh Police on Tuesday lodged an FIR against Congress leader Rama Shankar Shukla in relation to a poster depicting Congress president Rahul Gandhi as Ram and Pri...

Jan 16 2018

Erdogan's tanks ready to attack Kurds' stronghold in Syria

We review the key developments in Syria , including the Turkish president saying a military operation in Afrin will start within days, the USA -led coalition working o...

Jan 15 2018

Saudi women allowed entry to stadium

Some pictures showed women with children entering the stadium, where signs were posted to indicate an entrance for families. Many female fans could hardly hold back the...

Jan 15 2018

Villages ordered evacuated after Mayon spews ash

The first "steam-driven eruption" started at around 5pm local time on 13 January, with the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology recording an ash column 2,50...

Jan 15 2018

Magnitude 7.1 quake hits off Peru, some damage reported

Peru lies on the so-called "Ring of Fire" - an arc of fault lines that circles the Pacific Basin and is prone to frequent earthquakes and volcanic eruptions. In the cit...

Jan 15 2018

Uber and Careem recruit female drivers in Saudi Arabia

He made that clear last September by allowing women to attend a Riyadh-based stadium last September to celebrate the country's national day. This will come into effect ...

Jan 15 2018

Speeding auto goes airborne, gets stuck in California dental office

Police responded to the 300 block of E. 17th St. on the report of a working vehicle into building collision just north of downtown Santa Ana. A big hole remains after t...

Jan 15 2018

Wind Chill on Sunday; Snow Chance on Tuesday, Wednesday

A strong cold front will move through Monday night , with a band of snow expected behind the front on Tuesday morning. However, we will still need to watch for the pot...

Jan 15 2018

President Trump says 'DACA is probably dead'

He then suggested, according to The Post, that the U.S. accept more immigrants from countries like Norway, whose prime minister he had met with on Wednesday. Trump last...

Jan 14 2018

Trump slams protections for immigrants from 'shithole countries'

When he got to Haiti, Trump asked why the United States wants more people from Haiti and African countries. Democrats in Congress seized on the president's comments, an...

Jan 14 2018

Myanmar admits killing 10 Rohingya Muslims found in mass grave

Until now, however, security forces have denied any accusations of guilt. The military's statement on Wednesday said the 10 Rohingya men were captured on September 1 ...

Jan 14 2018

Syria opposition launch new offensive against regime in Idlib

Turkey and NGOs have warned of a new humanitarian disaster in Syria with the regime offensive on Idlib, the last province in rebel hands. "We are witnessing a clear in...

Jan 13 2018

Tamil Nadu transport unions withdraw strike, to resume work from Friday

Bus services in Chennai and elsewhere normalized from last night following a direction by the High Court of Madras to the striking Transport staff members to commence...

Jan 13 2018

Turkey tells citizens to reconsider travelling to US

Turkey has warned its citizens about traveling to the United States, in retaliation for a new USA travel advisory about Turkey. A statement by the Turkish foreign min...