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"Ray Andres" social media threat determined to be a hoax

Parents at Springfield High School and Siuslaw High School have also expressed concern. The threat remains under active investigation by the Summit County S...


Bears free-agent target Jarvis Landry franchise tagged by Dolphins

Landry will reportedly earn close to $16 million this season. A person familiar with the team's plans tells The Associated Press that the Dolphins hope to sig...


TPP countries release text; concerns remain over Canada's side deals, autos

Those changes included the suspension of 22 items in the earlier agreement. Trump withdrew the United States from the TPP agreement shortly after taking offic...


Confidant of Israel PM Netanyahu turns state witness in corruption case

Filber already had been investigated on suspicion of crafting rules to benefit Bezeq Israeli Telecommunication Corp., controlled by a Netanyahu friend, Shaul ...


Venezuela Launched A Cryptocurrency

Some bitcoin enthusiasts also question the whole concept of Venezuela , or any government, promoting a digital currency when such instruments were originally c...


Scots Tory MPs sign letter calling for 'clean break' Brexit

Three Scots Tories are among the signatories to a letter from pro-Brexit MPs calling on the United Kingdom to make a clean break from the European Union. She wi...


US Supreme Court rejects challenge to California gun waiting period

With limited exceptions, California requires a 10-day waiting period for the purchase of any firearm. The delay was initially meant to allow time for background...


Mueller ups pressure on Trump campaign aides with new charge

The indictment says Alex Van Der Zwaan lied about when he last spoke to former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates . Van Der Zwaan deleted and failed to prod...


Tyra: Appeal to NCAA fell on 'deaf ears'

That measure included a show-cause penalty for Pitino, whom the NCAA criticized for failing to monitor McGee and ignoring multiple red flags; - Four years' ...


Anshu Prakash case: Delhi BJP holds demonstration at Kejriwal's residence

Prakash was allegedly assaulted by a few AAP MLAs at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence last night. In fact, they have accused the chief secretary...


Mahmoud Abbas asks United Nations for multilateral action, no to US

Mr Abbas told the Security Council that "to solve the Palestine question.it is essential to establish a multilateral worldwide mechanism". "But as Ambassador ...


Cyclone Gita packs 150 kph winds for New Zealand

Civil Defence is warning people to prepare for Cyclone Gita which is forecast to hit the West Coast late tonight. The official MetService weather bureau sai...


Chinese officials condemn Franklin Institute after terracotta warrior thumb theft

The special exhibit will run through March 4th. "We ask that the USA severely punish the perpetrator", Haiyun said. On Dec. 22 Rohana allegedly sent a Snapcha...


Iran thanks Russian emergencies ministry for help in locating plane crash site

An Iranian plane Aseman Airlines ATR-72 crashed on Sunday reportedly killing all the 65 passengers aboard. In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency , f...


S. Korea to resume joint military drills with US

While Washington has been signaling that it is prepared for both military action as well as engagement with Pyongyang, satellite imagery released by 38 North, a...


Trump voices support for Mitt Romney in campaign for Senate

He called Trump a "fraud", and a " phony ", and said that Trump was "playing members of the American public for suckers". Romney, who accepted Trump's end...


Heavy Snow and Plunging Temperatures This Presidents Day Weekend

In addition to wrapping your pipes, we encourage all to keep an eye on our Webcam page , as this is a much easy (and warmer) way to watch for changing weather ...


Ethiopia under state of emergency after prime minister resigns

The US embassy statement said that "the challenges facing Ethiopia, whether to democratic reform, economic growth, or lasting stability, are best addressed thro...


Today's natural disaster in England and Wales: Massive for British standards

Swansea University in Wales was evacuated. The epicentre was approximately 20km north-east of Swansea and at a depth of 7.4km, according to BGS. Play had to...


Gaza border attack injures 4 Israeli soldiers, retaliation attack by IDF follows

An Israeli soldier stands near a military jeep next to the border fence with the southern Gaza Strip , in Nir Oz, Israel. Later in the day, the IDF forces stru...