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Saudi football stadium welcomes women for first time

Powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is believed to have championed lifting the ban as he is seeking to open up the country and revamp its worldwide imag...


Govt examining G-to-G deal to buy Spike missile from Israel

India last month voted for a resolution at the UN General Assembly opposing US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. "Sometimes...


USA freezes payment to United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees

For their part, Hamas leaders downplayed the IS threats and dismissed the video as a "Zionist production". "It is naive to engage in the analysis of this is...


Treasury releases withholding tables for new tax law

The money going into the pockets of Americans is a direct result of the tax cuts promised by President Trump. Mnuchin spoke shortly after Treasury and the I...


Acted in interest of judiciary and justice, says Justice Kurian Joseph

The Congress was quick to ask PM Modi why he sent Misra to the CJI's residence. Unless this institution is preserved, "democracy will not survive" in this c...


Canada Goes Toe-to-Toe With US Trade Policy

The reason Canada did this, says Boscariol, is in large part because of the softwood lumber , but by taking on the entire US trade remedies system, Canada is t...


QB Jacob Eason Expected to Transfer to Washington from Georgia

When Jake Fromm arrived, the two became friends as well as competitors and by all accounts, Eason won the starting job out of camp. Reports surfaced earlier i...


'Temperatures are forecast to fall rapidly': Icy conditions prompt special weather statement

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement in effect for part of the region and surrounding areas. "Rain changing to snow tonight with a hard f...


Myanmar Admission Soldiers Killed Rohingya 'an Important Step': US Envoy

Myanmar's military said its soldiers had murdered 10 captured Muslim "terrorists" during insurgent attacks at the beginning of September, after Buddhist villag...


Sadiq Khan: Brexit could cost Britain's creative industries 27000 jobs

A new report published today by Cambridge Econometrics on behalf of the Mayor of London has revealed that a hard Brexit would increase inequality between Lo...


Coastal States Protest Trump's Offshore Drilling Plan

The plan could open up federal waters off the California coast for the first time in more than three decades. "There are multiple uses of the outer contin...


Israel approves more than 1100 new West Bank settlement homes, says NGO

At least one terrorist had opened fire on his auto from a moving vehicle near the Jewish community of Havat Gilad in northern Samaria. The IDF conducted searc...


Nervous Trump Hints He Might Refuse To Meet With Mueller

Mr. Trump's lawyers have long expected that Mr. Mueller would eventually ask to speak with the president. There was no collusion , Mr Trump said, adding: "I'...


United States issues 'exercise increased caution' advisory for its citizens travelling to India

The United States has put India under "Level 2" category on it's travel advisory scale. The MTB said the new system is an improvement based on its organizat...


Ecuador fears for Assange, adopts him

Ecuador's newly elected president Lenin Moreno has warned Assange that he must respect asylum conditions and refrain from getting involved in the affairs of ot...


Trump says interview with Russian Federation investigator 'unlikely'

Trump has repeatedly labeled special counsel Robert MuellerRobert Swan MuellerSasse: US should applaud choice of Mueller to lead Russian Federation probe MORE'...


Republican Rep. Darrell Issa Announces Retirement from Congress

The publication Politico called Issa's move "the latest sign of a growing Democratic wave in this year's midterm elections", although North County may not be ...


Quake in Caribbean prompts tsunami warning; no deaths reported

Virgin Islands. The warnings for the disaster-hit countries were short lived. Caribbean leaders have announced the activation of emergency systems after an ...


Winter storm watch issued for OH from Friday afternoon through Saturday morning

As high pressure slides off the coast, we will have a brisk south wind. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS. A Winter Storm Watch for blizzard conditions means...


Takata adds 3.3 million air bag inflators to massive recall

The most recent recalls include frontal airbags in some 2009, 2010 and 2013 vehicles made by Honda, Toyota, Audi BMW, Daimler Vans, Fiat Chrysler, Ford, GM, Jag...