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McMaster: North Korean threat increasing every day

On Wednesday, 29 November, the North fired the long-range missile which flew about 950kms and touched an altitude of 4,475kms during the almost hour-long flight...


Houthi rebels killed in N.Yemen clashes: Army

The two groups have been fighting the government of current President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi, who is backed by the Saudi-led coalition, for almost three years. ...


Israeli missiles hit military position near Damascus

The spokesperson for the Israeli military declined to comment on reports of the attack. The message was recorded on Thursday, before the reported Israeli air...


United Nations war crimes defendant claims to have taken poison in court

Slobodan Praljak appearing to drink from a vial in court in The Hague . A lawyer for Praljak, a commander of ethnic Croatians during the 1990s war in Bosnia,...


Memes Mock Melania Trump's White House Christmas Decorations

And Mrs. Trump didn't have to do all the decorating by herself. VA centers failed to report potentially unsafe doctors Obama congratulates Prince Harry and Meg...


Michael Flynn pleads guilty to lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation

President Donald Trump's former top advisor Michael Flynn pleaded guilty Friday to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation over his contacts with Russi...


Biofuels Industry Reacts to Final RVO Numbers

Chet Thompson, President and CEO of the American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers, said EPA did "exactly what Senator Grassley demanded, bowing the knee to ...


US Asks China To Cut Off Oil Supply To North Korea

By Thursday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov finally had enough - and flat-out accused Trump of trying to manufacture a reason to attack North Korea, Reu...


Burqa-clad militants kill nine in Pakistan

At least two explosions have been heard from inside the campus., one was confirmed by SSP Khan while speaking to The Express Tribune. Authorities said the gun...


Iceland drew a brutal match in its first World Cup

They fought hard before falling to Argentina 2-1 in their debut finals, winning plaudits for bringing sub-Saharan African flare to the game. " Argentina ca...


IDF says no escalation ahead after striking Hamas targets in Gaza Strip

Following the tunnel demolition , Islamic Jihad vowed to retaliate, but Thursday's action was the first significant reaction by militants that the Israeli mili...


Roy Moore, Jimmy Kimmel in Twitter battle over rally in Theodore

They don't want conservative values. "They are the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender who want to change our culture". They are socialists who want to change o...


Minor natural disaster tremors felt in U. buildings

But according to ABC7 in NY, people felt it around the NY metropolitan area, while CBS Baltimore reported that people felt it around "Baltimore, Jessup, Pasaden...


Jury Finds Illegal Immigrant Not Guilty in Killing of Kate Steinle

The jury seemed to have been convinced by defense arguments that Garcia-Zarate had no direct intention of firing the.40-caliber Sig Sauer pistol that he found t...


Palestinian shot dead by Israeli settler in West Bank

According to the Israel Defense Forces, the fresh clashes between Israelis and Palestinians began after a group of settlers tried to enter Qusra. But the Is...


Argentina ends rescue mission for crew of missing submarine

The submarine has been missing for 15 days.Argentine Air Force members during search operations for the missing Argentine submarine ARA San Juan, at sea off the...


Relations between Trump, Tillerson strained nearly from the start

Pompeo left the U.S. House seat representing Kansas' 4th District to head the Central Intelligence Agency in January. Tillerson never confirmed the report , ...


Australian Senate passes marriage equality bill

There have been cheers and hugs as the same-sex marriage bill passes the Senate with an overwhelming majority. On the same day, Liberal Party Senator Dean Smi...


Senate committee advances GOP tax bill, moving closer to floor vote

Republican committee members quickly left the room after the vote as Democrats complained about a lack of discussion on a bill that would overhaul the US tax co...


Ivanka Trump goes to bat for female entrepreneurs at India summit

The U.S. Small Business Administration, for example, increased lending to women by over $500 million in 2017, she said. Ivanka Trump , daughter and adviser t...