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Indiana's Unemployment Rate By the Numbers

Compared with this time last year, Maryland jobs are up by 8,700, an over-the-year change of 0.3 percent. The Illinois unemployment rate is down 0.4 percentage ...


Judge rules $560M Powerball jackpot victor can remain anonymous

A winning Powerball ticket was sold in New Orleans for Saturday's drawing, according to the Louisiana Lottery Corp. However, Jane Doe's hometown, Merrimac...


NCAA Bracket 2018: South Region

The Tigers finished sixth in the SEC conference this season. The Jayhawks (27-7) will head to Wichita next week to begin their run in this year's Big Dance ...


Trump brags about support for North Korea talks

President Trump claimed Saturday to have the backing of the leaders of China and Japan for his high-risk plan to hold a summit with North Korean dictator Kim ...


Doug Ford Elected leader of Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario

As of 8 a.m. Friday, 71,402 party members had been verified and the party confirmed that 64,053 members had voted when balloting closed at noon Friday. Lefton d...


Women empowerment need of the hour: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan

While Congress members led the charge against the Rs 12,700 crore fraud at Punjab National Bank, members of Tamil Nadu parties - AIADMK and DMK - were demanding...


2 killed, 3 critically injured in NYC helicopter crash

A Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman said the Eurocopter AS350 went down just after 7 p.m. Video and photos posted on social media showed several pol...


Narendra Modi calls for concessional, less-risky financing for solar projects

It is aimed at realising "the common goals of increasing the use of solar energy in meeting the energy needs of ISA member countries in a safe, convenient, affo...


Kenya's president and rival meet 'to confront and resolve differences'

In January, Odinga took a symbolic presidential oath in a Nairobi park in a direct challenge to Kenyatta. Mr Odinga is confident that ALL the ills that imperi...


Palestinian shot dead by Israeli army in West Bank clash- medics

Palestinian medical sources said the young man, identified as Mohammad Zein al-Ja'bari, aged 24, was shot by the soldiers with a live round in his chest, in ...


Putin on Russian Meddling: 'I Couldn't Care Less'

The staffers on Daniel's cyber response team were baffled when he informed them that they had been told to stand down. Daniel Prieto, one of Daniel's top depu...


Soldiers on Salisbury streets as terror investigation deepens

Western intelligence services consider Russian Federation as a leading suspect, based on previous attacks that used a similar substance and method, a Western ...


US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Lands in Nairobi

He held a meeting with President Uhuru Kenyatta and other government officials at State House soon after his arrival. He will become the first sitting USA pre...


Bannon to speak at National Front convention in France

While addressing the ultra conservative political group at a gathering on Saturday, President Trump's former campaign executive turned ex-White House chief stra...


Syrian forces attacking eastern Ghouta 'have surrounded rebels in Douma'

A clear strategy of the Syrian government's offensive in Eastern Ghouta has been to divide the enclave into isolated sections and so cut off rebel support and s...


Trump will talk to Mueller if he speeds up Russian Federation probe

Trump stunned his own attorneys when he announced in January that he was "looking forward" to sitting down with Mueller's investigators. According to the repo...


Revised TPP deal sends strong signal on free trade

In Chile , the worlds largest ever regional trade agreement, TPP-11, has been signed by Australia yesterday, allowing Australian producers to have new and be...


Turkey urges U.S. to stop deploying Kurds in Syrian Afrin

Afrin's center is surrounded. "We can enter Afrin at any moment, God willing", Erdogan told his ruling party in Ankara , a day after Turkish forces took con...


Zim celebrates International Women's day

Please support our work. When we bring this home to Fiji, today is a day when we as a nation can celebrate the achievements of our Fijian women in whate...


How to survive daylight saving time

Some people enjoy the twice-yearly ritual of tinkering with time, feeling that "springing forward" or "falling back" helps to usher in a more seasonal atmosph...