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Russian Su-25 jet downed in Syria, pilot killed - Defense Ministry

The Idlib Media Center, an anti-government activist group, posted images that purportedly show the plane's wreckage. The pilot of the plane or his body has al...


Australia spy agency takes possession of secret files left at second-hand shop

ABC reporters Ashlynne McGhee and Michale McKinnon revealed the documents - and the nature of their discovery - in an expose titled The Cabinet Files . Abbott...


Michelle Obama's message to frightened Americans: 'All we have is hope'

She gets ecstatic every time she sees the former first lady on TV, shyly telling her mom, "She's brown like me!" Malia Obama , 19, probably isn't too happy w...


This year's flu season: Public health catastrophe or par for the course?

On Thursday, Centra Care Shawnee Mission Urgent Care was giving away free flu shots at four Johnson County locations. According to the Michigan Department of...


Palestinian president coming to United Nations to answer Trump

The Arab League Council decided, during its meeting on the foreign ministers level, to reach out to the world's main players to set up an global multilateral ...


Documents reveal second person of interest in Las Vegas gun massacre

The man who admits to selling ammunition to the 1 October shooter talked extensively only to CBS News. Records show Haig owns Specialized Military Ammunition...


Buhari Rallies African Leaders to Create Single, Unified Market

The African Union Commissioner for Peace and Security, Smail Chergui, has said chaos in Libya is allowing criminal and terrorist networks to thrive, a news repo...


Airline CEO takes pay cut to support gender equality

EasyJet, the Luton, England-based carrier, had set Lundgren's starting salary at approximately $1.04 million; a raise of almost $48,000. EasyJet revealed late...


Yemen: UAE-Allied Separatists Seize Last Government Stronghold Aden

Residents said forces loyal to the Southern Transitional Council have seized the last stronghold of Hadi's Presidential Protection Forces in Northern Aden . Ye...


BJP, Congress lock horns over Rahul's jacket

Instead of singing away our woes, you could have given a report card of your inefficient government in Meghalaya . The tweet made by the BJP referred to R...


South Korea Has No Plan to Ban Bitcoin Trading

The illegal transfer of money through cryptocurrencies has raised Central Bank's concerns. Compared to Japan and the United States, South Korea is still quite...


Kennedy stresses Democratic inclusion in State of the Union rebuttal

Government funding will expire next week and lawmakers have yet to reach a budget agreement. Earlier, Pelosi warned Democratic House members on Tuesday to be ...


Melania Trump 'FURIOUS' over adult star's sex scandal claims about US President

Holocaust Memorial Museum on Thursday, in advance of International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Melania's spokesperson, Stephanie Grisham, slammed media repor...


Putin, Netanyahu discuss Middle East

Speaking in a video statement after his talks with Putin, Netanyahu hailed what he described as a "good and in-depth" meeting. At Moscow's Jewish Museum and ...


Raila Odinga swears in, other NASA principals curiously absent

Thousands gathered in Nairobi's Uhuru Park to watch Mr Odinga take the ceremonial oath of office in the face of worldwide pressure and security concerns. Securi...


Economic survey conceals dark realities : Ramadass

Since agriculture is a state subject, the survey also strongly advocated a mechanism similar to the GST Council to bring more reforms in the agricul-ture sector...


Mattis calls North Korea a 'threat to the entire world'

South Korea had planned to send a delegation to the North's Masikryong Ski Resort on a chartered plane for a two-day joint ski training through Thursday. The so...


House Intel Committee could hold dueling votes on releasing secret memos

First, a bit of background: The Nunes memo is reportedly a four-page document that is supposed to show various alleged intelligence collection abuses tied to ...


SpaceX Targets Feb. 6 Maiden Falcon Heavy Launch

Since announcing Falcon Heavy , which is out-performed only by NASA's retired Saturn V rocket , Musk has characterized the maiden flight as "high-risk" due...


CONCERT ANNOUNCEMENT: Grammy victor Chris Stapletone coming to Darien Lake

The Colonial Life Arena announced Monday that Stapleton's "All-American Road Show" will stop in Columbia on October 25. Stapleton Fan Club pre-sales will begi...