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Kuwait pledges $2bn for Iraq's reconstruction

He noted that this is not new to HH the Amir, nor to the State of Kuwait, which hosted several conferences of donors and provided support to Arab countries, exp...


NY bomber, Ahmad Rahimi, sentenced to life in prison

Rahimi was awaiting sentencing last month in the Metropolitan Correctional Center when prosecutors claimed to have found evidence that he was trying to radic...


South Africa's Ramaphosa says power transfer to be finalized

Opposition parties have criticized reports of ongoing private talks between Zuma and Ramaphosa. Mr. Zuma hasn't publicly commented on the most recent push t...


Myanmar says soldiers, police facing action over village killings

The United Nations has described the exodus of Rohingya people from Rakhine state, and the military offensive which provoked it, as a "textbook example of eth...


Three die, others harm in Grand Canyon helicopter crash

The condition of the four other passengers was unknown. A helicopter crew from Nellis Air Force Base assisted the effort but one of the two helicopters from the...


Winter Olympics 2018: USA Men's Hockey Roster, Betting Odds For Pyeongchang

After serving as the goaltending coach with the silver medal-winning squad in 2014, Stauber is happy to have control of the reins as he looks to lead this team ...


UAE to welcome India's Modi ahead of World Government Summit

Modi became the first Indian prime minister ever to visit Israel in July a year ago, with the two states signing deals on cybersecurity and energy. Trump in...


Terrorists Attack Army Camp in Jammu's Sunjwan, Casualties Reported

In the wake of the terrorist attack in Sunjwan, the district administration has asked schools within 500 meters of the Army camp to remain closed until further ...


No. 3 Official at the Justice Department Is Stepping Down

The Federalist Society just announced Friday that Brand, as associate attorney general, is scheduled to speak next week at a Washington chapter lunch. "She will...


NASA Exhibits the Most Distant Images Taken by a Spaceship

FILE - This image made available by NASA on Friday, July 24, 2015 shows a combination of images captured by the New Horizons spacecraft with enhanced colors...


Trump's comments on deadly crash 'ghoulish and inappropriate'

Hours before the Super Bowl in Minnesota, tragedy struck the league when reports stated Indianapolis Colts LB Edwin Jackson had been killed on a highway and...


President Trump Speaks at 66th Annual National Prayer Breakfast in Washington DC

More than 3,500 people, including members of Congress, gathered for the prayer breakfast at the Washington Hilton . As Sophia prepared for surgery January ...


Trump tells Pentagon to plan military parade

A White House official told the Washington Post that the parade is still in the "brainstorming" stage and that nothing had been finalized yet. USA troops ma...


United States coalition conducts airstrikes against Syrian regime troops

Artillery and tank rounds were used by pro-Bashar Assad soldiers against the US-backed Syria Democratic Forces on Wednesday. In response, the coalition "con...


Taiwan quake toll rises, with many missing

The Executive Yuan is to provide NT$300 million (US$10.25 million) in disaster relief funds in the wake of a devastating quake in Hualien County on Tuesday nigh...


Senate leaders announce two-year budget deal, plan moves to House

The bill came as the result of a 2011 standoff over the U.S. debt ceiling, when Republicans in Congress demanded spending cuts in exchange for giving the Obama ...


Palestinians injured in clashes with Israeli soldiers Hebron

Hakim Asi, thought to be from Jaffa, reportedly stabbed Ben Gal on Wednesday afternoon at a bus stop outside Ariel, one of the largest Israeli settlements i...


Angela Merkel ends deadlock in coalition deal with Social Democrats

After a session lasting more than 24 hours, the parties ultimately agreed to cap at 18 months fixed-term contracts imposed by employers without justificatio...


United States trade deficit hits the highest level in nine years in 2017

In 2017, the USA trade deficit jumped by 12.1% to a nine-year high of 566 billion Dollars. The increase in the trade deficit is highly sensitive at present gi...


Bannon Will Be a No-Present for Home Intel Interview

Conway's office said the committee itself - which is investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election - had made a decision to delay the interview with...