Iran unveils latest ballistic missile

It's been known that Iran has had a missile with a range capable of reaching Israel , said Mark Fitzpatrick, executive director of the Institute for Internal Strategic Studies-Americas , a think tank. Defying UN security council resolutions and USA ... More..

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Spain Sends Enforcers to Stop Catalan Vote as Police Unity Frays
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Spain Sends Enforcers to Stop Catalan Vote as Police Unity Frays

Civil Guard police have arrested about a dozen regional Catalan officials and seized approximately 10 million paper ballots, dealing a severe blow to the organizers of the plebiscite. They will join the appro...More..

Facebook will share Russia-linked adverts with U.S. investigators
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Facebook will share Russia-linked adverts with U.S. investigators

Regarding the ad buys during the USA election, under subpoena Facebook had already turned over copies of the Russian-bought ads to Robert Mueller , the special counsel heading the government's investigation in...More..

Mueller requests White House documents on key Trump-Russia moments
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Mueller requests White House documents on key Trump-Russia moments

Flynn, who was Trump's first national security adviser. Additionally, they are looking at how the White House responded to a Trump Tower meeting between Donald Trump Jr and a Russian lawyer in June 2016. US...More..

Protesters try to block Rohingya aid
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Protesters try to block Rohingya aid

The crisis has prompted a global chorus of condemnation against Myanmar's government for failing to blame the all-powerful military for the renewed violence, which French President Emmanuel Macron called a ...More..

Gridlock in Washington: Majority of Americans Say Immigration Reform Unlikely Anytime Soon
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Gridlock in Washington: Majority of Americans Say Immigration Reform Unlikely Anytime Soon

The Bay Area protesters took their ire out on Pelosi since she and U.S. Congressman Chuck Schumer , also a Democrat, had been in discussions with President Donald Trump about the issue. Outside the venue, Pe...More..

PH urges nuke states to join United Nations treaty
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

PH urges nuke states to join United Nations treaty

By now, there are an additional four "de facto" nuclear powers, namely India, Pakistan, Israel, and North Korea, which also boycotted the treaty. The treaty was adopted on the 7 of July at the United Nation...More..

Emmanuel Macron: French media are 'totally narcissistic'
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Emmanuel Macron: French media are 'totally narcissistic'

But it also underscores just how simple-minded Trump's view of foreign policy is. "I am at the United Nations and a journalist offered to do an interview on my diplomatic policy, and I did it", Macron said....More..

Russian helicopter 'accidentally fires rocket near onlookers'
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Russian helicopter 'accidentally fires rocket near onlookers'

A source told the website: "They flew to the target, there were 500 metres left, on the mission on the combat path, the weapons chains were switched on, they turned on, but there something was shortened, and th...More..

Seattle Seahawks vs San Francisco 49ers
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Seattle Seahawks vs San Francisco 49ers

I put it all on my shoulders. He was adding up his background and reservoir of information at the time. They should have thrown at least one deep ball to him. "The bigger task is their defense ". "We're not ...More..

Updated odds favor an Alabama-Clemson rematch in CFP National Championship
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Updated odds favor an Alabama-Clemson rematch in CFP National Championship

The Sooners, however, got off to a slow start as they and the Green Wave were tied at 14 after the first quarter. Penn State (3-0) and USC (3-0) round out the top five after flipping spots. Fourth-ranked Penn...More..

Pak violates ceasefire again, BSF jawan killed in Arnia
by | Monday, September 18, 2017

Pak violates ceasefire again, BSF jawan killed in Arnia

The unprovoked by the Pakistani troops began during the wee hours of Sunday morning. The rangers resorted to shelling and firing in Arnia sub-sector of Jammu district using mortars, automatics and small a...More..

Federal Court Says Trump Administration Can't Deny Funds To Sanctuary Cities
by | Sunday, September 17, 2017

Federal Court Says Trump Administration Can't Deny Funds To Sanctuary Cities

U.S. District Judge Harry Leinenweber on Friday granted Chicago's request for a temporary "nationwide" injunction . "It means essential resources for public safety will not come with unlawful strings attac...More..

Iraq dismisses Kirkuk governor amid dispute with Kurds
by | Sunday, September 17, 2017

Iraq dismisses Kirkuk governor amid dispute with Kurds

The President of the autonomous Iraqi Kurdish Region, Masoud Barzani, brushed aside demands for postponement last month saying it was " absolutely impossible ". This referendum is not legitimate and we do not r...More..

Facebook took money from advertiser interested in
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Facebook took money from advertiser interested in "Jew haters:" report

The target fields are developed through an algorithm which creates categories based on what Facebook users divulge about themselves and what they do online as well. Not only Facebook , but Google Inc., m...More..

Europa League: Iwobi In Action As Sanchez Fires Arsenal Past Cologne
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Europa League: Iwobi In Action As Sanchez Fires Arsenal Past Cologne

Kick-off was delayed by an hour as ticketless away supporters attempted to enter the ground, with plenty of Cologne fans sat in among the home section when the tie finally got under way, with the Gunners...More..

Including Children Killed in Fire at Kuala Lumpur School
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Including Children Killed in Fire at Kuala Lumpur School

The Fire Department said earlier that at least 25 were killed in the fire which broke out at around 5.41 a.m, BBC reported. The youngest was just seven, media said. They said the dead were 22 understudi...More..

50 killed, 80 injured in ISIS-claimed twin attacks in Iraq
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

50 killed, 80 injured in ISIS-claimed twin attacks in Iraq

The incident took place when Daesh terrorists fired randomly at a restaurant, located next to the global highway, in Thi Qar province, killing scores of civilians. The Sunni extremist group regularly stages att...More..

Detroit Lions roll in 4th quarter to beat Arizona Cardinals, 35-23
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Detroit Lions roll in 4th quarter to beat Arizona Cardinals, 35-23

If the 25-year-old Johnson goes on injured reserve list, he would miss eight weeks of the 2017 season. Johnson dislocated his wrist during the Cardinals' Week 1 loss to the Detroit Lions on Sunday afternoon...More..

UN Security Council steps up sanctions on North Korea
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

UN Security Council steps up sanctions on North Korea

The US put forward another draft resolution Monday that made considerable changes to a previous version of the proposal. The report notes that Germany is one of few with diplomatic ties to North Korea's capit...More..

Up next: Hurricane Jose and where it's headed
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Up next: Hurricane Jose and where it's headed

In its 11 a.m. advisory, the NHC said the center of the storm was located about 450 miles north-northeast of Grand Turk Island and 645 miles north-northwest of San Juan, Puerto Rico, with wind speeds of 75 mph....More..

What royal baby news means for Prince Harry
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

What royal baby news means for Prince Harry

William and Kate's new baby will be fifth in line to the throne - pushing their uncle Harry into sixth place. "But she's ecstatic to be expecting baby number three - this is everything she's always wishe...More..

Pope Francis Attacks President Trump on Climate
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Pope Francis Attacks President Trump on Climate

Francis urged climate change deniers to consult scientists who have proved the phenomenon is real. "A stubborn [animal] that does not see", the pope reportedly said. But he maintained that "removing young pe...More..

Trump's voting commission descends further into farce
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Trump's voting commission descends further into farce

Another panel member, Maine Secretary of State Matthew Dunlap, also criticized Kobach's New Hampshire claim . The country needs to draw those individuals into the process - through automatically registering ...More..

German minister urges Air Berlin pilots to drop walkout
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

German minister urges Air Berlin pilots to drop walkout

It seems like sickness is in the air since their cancelled flights aren't . Lufthansa (Xetra: LHAB.DE - news ) 's low-priced subsidiary Eurowings , which is renting aircraft as well as pilot and crew from...More..

Trump meets Malaysia leader under investigation by his Justice Department
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Trump meets Malaysia leader under investigation by his Justice Department

Mr. Najib's visit comes as the U.S. Department of Justice investigates the alleged looting of 1Malaysia Development Bhd., a Malaysian economic-development fund. McCain, which collided with a tanker as the destr...More..

Janet Napolitano, University of California sue Trump administration for DACA repeal
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Janet Napolitano, University of California sue Trump administration for DACA repeal

They also must have been 30 or younger when the program was launched and brought to the USA before age 16. Despite a push in 2013 from Republican strategists who say the party needs to attract more Hispanic...More..

Donald Trump Jokes About Shared Media 'Problems' with Amir of Kuwait
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Donald Trump Jokes About Shared Media 'Problems' with Amir of Kuwait

Still, the dispute has dragged on for more than three months, even after Tillerson shuttled between the parties in July and dispatched two other USA envoys to bolster the 88-year-old Kuwaiti emir's initiative. ...More..

Trump Takes Travel Order back to SCOTUS
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Trump Takes Travel Order back to SCOTUS

The appellate ruling could take effect as soon as Tuesday and could apply to up to 24,000 refugees. What isn't settled is a lower court order protecting refugees who do not have close family members in th...More..

18 soldiers killed in ISIL ambush in Egypt's Sinai
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

18 soldiers killed in ISIL ambush in Egypt's Sinai

Security sources said that a roadside bomb targeted the armoured vehicles and set ablaze four of them. At least 18 policemen have been killed in an attack on a convoy in Egypt's Sinai peninsula claimed by...More..

Viral Video Shows Where Hurricane Irma Literally Dried Up The Ocean
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

Viral Video Shows Where Hurricane Irma Literally Dried Up The Ocean

It also sucked away ocean water from the shoreline at some beaches in the Bahamas. The person who posted the video later added an update to her original post that "Long Island has the all clear". Most of Ir...More..

Hillary Clinton, in interview, reflects on 'very painful' loss
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

Hillary Clinton, in interview, reflects on 'very painful' loss

In other words, while President Trump has been slammed for ending the DACA program, Clinton said the same thing. 'I don't buy that, I don't buy that, ' Clinton responded when Pauley pointed out that she had...More..

President Trump and Cabinet briefed on Hurricanes Irma and Jose
by | Sunday, September 10, 2017

President Trump and Cabinet briefed on Hurricanes Irma and Jose

Mandatory evacuation for the entire town remains in effect. President Donald Trump's Mar-A-Lago resort is evacuating ahead of Hurricane Irma making landfall. Since being built, Mar-A-Lago has seen it's ...More..

European Union must avoid rupture with Turkey, France's Macron says
by | Sunday, September 10, 2017

European Union must avoid rupture with Turkey, France's Macron says

The French leader is running up against resistance in Berlin despite conciliatory public signals from German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Macron also underlined Thursday that he remained in "very regular contact...More..

Israel reportedly strikes Syrian chemical facility
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

Israel reportedly strikes Syrian chemical facility

The United Nations has repeatedly stated that Israel's occupation of the Golan Heights is illegal, calling for it to be returned to Syria. Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA), has quoted a statement issued b...More..

EU Top Court Orders Re-examination Of Intel Anti-trust Fine
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

EU Top Court Orders Re-examination Of Intel Anti-trust Fine

The decision could embolden companies challenging the European Commission, the bloc's antitrust authority, in court over competition decisions-cases the regulator typically wins. The EU General Court is now sla...More..

Senior journalist Gauri Lankesh's killing condemned
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Senior journalist Gauri Lankesh's killing condemned

Lankesh's murder was a "grim indicator of the intolerance and violence that have been let loose by the increasing influence of right wing forces in the country", it added. "Baseless allegations are being levell...More..

Facebook says it sold ads to Russian 'troll farm' during 2016 campaign
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Facebook says it sold ads to Russian 'troll farm' during 2016 campaign

The Washington Post , citing people familiar with the matter, said the social network determined that the $100,000 in ads were sold to a Russian "troll farm" that has a history of promoting pro-Kremlin propagan...More..

Janet Yellen's No. 2 at the Fed is stepping down
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Janet Yellen's No. 2 at the Fed is stepping down

His early departure from the Fed also adds another layer of intrigue to the upcoming decision from Trump on who to appoint to the Fed's top spot; Yellen's four-year term is set to expire in February 2018. This ...More..

US Open: Coco Vandeweghe reaches third Grand Slam quarterfinal of 2017
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

US Open: Coco Vandeweghe reaches third Grand Slam quarterfinal of 2017

I played her last time in Stuttgart, I think, so it was clay, a little bit different story. The two players had taken part in the final of this event in 2009. Vandeweghe, coached by former Wimbledon champion ...More..

North Korea Nuclear Test: Vladimir Putin Condemns
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

North Korea Nuclear Test: Vladimir Putin Condemns "Provocative" Actions

The leaders of Russian Federation and South Korea have condemned North Korea over its latest nuclear test , but still appear far apart on the issue of stepping up sanctions against Pyongyang. The situation...More..

UN Chief Antonio Guterres Urges Myanmar to Give the Rohingya Legal Status
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

UN Chief Antonio Guterres Urges Myanmar to Give the Rohingya Legal Status

Aung San Suu Kyi spent years in house arrest after she stood up to Myanmar's brutal dictatorship, earning her a reputation as a beacon of democracy and a Nobel Peace Prize. Modi said India and Myanmar had simil...More..

Su'a Cravens: I need to follow 'what makes me happy'
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Su'a Cravens: I need to follow 'what makes me happy'

According to Mike Jones of the Washington Post , Cravens was not in attendance at Redskins practice on Sunday morning as the team gears up for the start of the regular season in exactly one week. Either ...More..

Star North Korean newsreader announces 'perfect' atomic blast to the world
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Star North Korean newsreader announces 'perfect' atomic blast to the world

The device was more than eight times more powerful than the nuclear bomb dropped on Hiroshima in 1945, according to NORSAR, a Norway-based group that monitors nuclear tests. Mr Albright, however, still question...More..

Jim Mattis refutes claims over differences with Donald Trump on North Korea
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Jim Mattis refutes claims over differences with Donald Trump on North Korea

The U.S. and South Korean warplanes then flew across the Korean Peninsula and participated in the live-fire training before returning to their respective home stations, according to the Pacific Command. The...More..

by | Monday, September 04, 2017

Trump bad-mouths South Korean trade deal as Pyongyang goes nuclear

Terminating the trade agreement could put a chill on relations with a key ally in the region, though Trump campaigned on ending free trade deals he said cost U.S.jobs and put US businesses at a competitive disa...More..

Nirmala Sitharaman is India's defence minister
by | Monday, September 04, 2017

Nirmala Sitharaman is India's defence minister

While speaking on Piyush Goyal as his successor, Prabhu said the former is like younger brother to him and Goyal will bring a new thinking and would be successful. R K Singh, former Home Secretary, was given ...More..

White House Orders Russia to Close San Francisco Consulate, Other Annexes
by | Monday, September 04, 2017

White House Orders Russia to Close San Francisco Consulate, Other Annexes

The State Department said on Thursday the decision was made in response to Moscow's drastic reduction of USA diplomatic personnel in Russian Federation. had made its reciprocal move in the "spirit of parity",...More..

Funds for Harvey victims may be delayed without debt limit increase: Mnuchin
by | Monday, September 04, 2017

Funds for Harvey victims may be delayed without debt limit increase: Mnuchin

Treasury Secretary Steven MnuchinSteven Terner MnuchinFormer "West Wing" star urges people to write "Harriet Tubman" on bill Texas lawmaker: Harvey may have "trillion-dollar impact" Mnuchin: More tax de...More..

California governor declares state of emergency for wildfire
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

California governor declares state of emergency for wildfire

The fire is under investigation as crews battle flames from the ground and air. In Butte County , residents began evacuating neighborhoods Tuesday afternoon and continued to do so Wednesday. Meanwhile, about...More..