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Axa to buy XL for $15bn

Together with the planned IPO of AXA's U.S. operations4 (expected in 1H 2018 subject to market conditions) and intended subsequent sell-downs, this transaction ...


London's Cold Snap Left 20000 Homes Without Running Water

Ian Limb of Portsmouth Water said: 'Bursts have always been a risk when there are sudden rises in temperature which causes ground movements regardless whether t...


Northeast elections: Congress committed to win back their trust, says Rahul Gandhi

We are committed to strengthening our party across the North East and to winning back the trust of the people. Congress president Rahul Gandhi has finally b...


BJP To Form Government With NDPP In Nagaland, Says Himanta Biswa Sarma

In that meeting, also attended by Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda, Y. Patton was unanimously elected as the BJP Legislature Party leader. Any party or alliance...


Cold and Quiet with a few flurries

Tomorrow: Cloudy with a high at 45. Thursday - Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. A slight chance of snow showers. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Sout...


Winter storm pounds USA east coast

The sixth victim was an elderly woman, 77, who was killed after being hit by a large tree branch in Kingsville, Maryland, according to Baltimore County Police a...


Cardinal's alleged sexual abuse victims testify in Australian court

Pell, the most senior Catholic cleric to be charged with criminal offences linked to the Church's long-running sexual abuse scandal, has denied all the claims. ...


Most of the North Koreans against the nuclear programme: US Survey

Pyongyang also said on Saturday that it is willing to have talks with the United States, but that it rejects Washington's demands that it must first demonst...


Iran calls on US, Europe to scrap nuclear arms, missiles

It is the Islamic republic who would decide on the type of missile it can possess", Velayati said. "If Le Drian's visit is aimed at reinforcing our relations,...


USA accuses Putin of breaching Cold War-era treaties

Putin's nostalgia about the Soviet system weeks before a March 18 presidential election he is expected to easily win are likely to be welcomed by millions of ol...


Rajinikanth's Kaala Teaser Releases, Instantly Goes Viral

The teaser from Kaala was leaked before its official release and this might be one of the reasons why the numbers could be lesser than Mersal. However, after ...


Venezuela Delays Presidential Elections to Late May

As well as a change in the date, Falcon is demanding reforms of the pro-government election board, United Nations observers, and the end of state handouts c...


Invasive Burmese python documented eating deer weighing more than python itself

Originating from southeast Asia, the species presence has been attributed to people accidentally or intentionally releasing them into the wild. When they were...


Top US negotiator to North Korea in surprise resignation

South Korean-born Joseph Yun , a strong advocate for engagement with Pyongyang, has led the USA outreach to North Korea, quietly pursuing direct diplomacy, sin...


Pakistan holds Senate election, security beefed up

Talking to media persons outside the Punjab assembly in Lahore, the Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah expressed with confidence that all the nominated candidat...


LL Bean Ends Sale of Firearms to Customers Under 21 Years Old

The change to the types of weapons the company sells primarily affected its Field & Stream stores, the employee said. This time, Stack said, the changes will ...


Hilarious Hope Hicks "white lies" memes are blowing up the internet

The President's daughter, Ivanka, who hired Hicks several years ago to work for her company before she moved on to the Trump campaign, called her a 'team player...


McMaster To Leave White House As Soon As Next Month

Stephen Biegun, who had served as a staff member under Condoleezza Rice under the George W. Bush administration is being considered as the top choice for the ne...


Parents asked to stay off university campus

Pleasant police have confirmed . All schools in Isabella County are on lockdown while police try to capture Davis. No other details were released . Davis ...


Ohio River Reaches Highest Flood Stage in 20 Years

Moderate flooding is occurring along the Ohio River at the McAlpine Upper gauge and at the McAlpine Lower gauge. The Ohio River crested in Cincinnati at 60.5 ...