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Prolonged NAFTA Talks Could Slow Economy Growth
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Prolonged NAFTA Talks Could Slow Economy Growth

On that day, Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray will talk with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland. But can there even be a deal? Canada's auto proposals...More..

Sri Lanka dominate on flat track
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Sri Lanka dominate on flat track

After resuming on 3-504, the visitors added 109 runs in the first session to surpass 600 and eclipse England's 6 (dec)-599 against Bangladesh in 2010 for the highest innings total at the venue . Taijul bow...More..

NDF consultant in peace talks with govt arrested
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

NDF consultant in peace talks with govt arrested

The National Democratic Front and progressive lawmakers on Thursday, February 1, condemned the arrest of NDF consultant Rafael Baylosis. Police claim the pair were carrying.45 caliber pistols and ammunition a...More..

Father attempts to attack Nassar during victim testimonies
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

Father attempts to attack Nassar during victim testimonies

According to The Athletic , Cunningham told Margraves she could not condone vigilante-ism, but chose to release him without any charges if he promised his actions were merely "an immediate and emotional reacti...More..

Smugglers blamed after five migrants shot in Calais
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Smugglers blamed after five migrants shot in Calais

French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb (L) meets with DDCS personnel on 2 February 2018 in Calais, northern France, following a large brawl between a hundred migrants which resulted in several injuries. Yet, o...More..

Local organization kicks off Black History Month with art display
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Local organization kicks off Black History Month with art display

The UM Gospel Choir performs furing the university's Black History Month opening ceremony February 1 in Fulton Chapel. Woodson earn a masters degree from the University of Chicago and become the second African-...More..

Angelina Jolie Urges NATO to Focus on Sexual Violence Against Women
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Angelina Jolie Urges NATO to Focus on Sexual Violence Against Women

She said that lacs of Ronhingya were forced to cross the border and leave Myanmar owing to brutality of the armed forces and sexual violence against women. Jolie, who arrived in Belgium after visiting the massi...More..

2 maps predicting how much snow we'll get through Friday morning
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

2 maps predicting how much snow we'll get through Friday morning

Precipitation is expected to start as rain, the weather service said , but colder air is expected to moves in behind that front. A significant snow accumulation for the higher elevations of the southern Pocono...More..

United States lauds Qatar's counter-terror efforts
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

United States lauds Qatar's counter-terror efforts

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Qatar is a strong partner and a longtime friend of the US. He further stressed that all parties must "minimize rhetoric, exercise restraint to avoid further escalation...More..

Syria talks agree to set up constitution committee
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Syria talks agree to set up constitution committee

The constitutional committee, which will consist of 45 to 50 members, will become a reality in Geneva, he stressed. The Syrian National Dialogue Congress was held in Russia's Sochi yesterday. In particula...More..

Conservatives want Dreamers attending the State of the Union arrested
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Conservatives want Dreamers attending the State of the Union arrested

On Tuesday afternoon, Gosar tweeted that he had contacted US Capitol Police and US Attorney General Jeff Sessions to ask that they arrest any undocumented immigrants attending Trump's speech. Today, Rep. Gosar...More..

Pistons land Blake Griffin from Clippers in pre-deadline blockbuster
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Pistons land Blake Griffin from Clippers in pre-deadline blockbuster

Los Angeles receives a protected first-round draft choice and a second-round pick from the Pistons . Trading Griffin so quickly after such a grandiose commitment - not to mention sending a star player from ...More..

649 militants 'neutralized' in Turkey's operation in Syria's Afrin
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

649 militants 'neutralized' in Turkey's operation in Syria's Afrin

Turkish authorities have cracked down on public expressions of dissent about the ground offensive against the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Turkey's incursion into a Ku...More..

FBI Deputy Director McCabe steps down
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

FBI Deputy Director McCabe steps down

The Republican president later said he dismissed Comey over "this Russia thing", and the firing has become central to questions about whether Trump has sought to obstruct justice by impeding the Russian probe...More..

by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Irish Prime Minister says he will campaign for liberalization of #abortion laws

Last December, a report by a specially convened Oireachtas committee found that Article 40.3.3 of the Constitution, known as the Eighth Amendment and passed in 1983, was not fit for goal and should be repealed....More..

Lawmakers discuss reports of Trump wanting to fire Mueller
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Lawmakers discuss reports of Trump wanting to fire Mueller

ET, has not yet said if it plans to vote Monday to release the memo spearheaded by Chairman Devin Nunes. And the Justice Department has warned that making it public without a review process would be "extraord...More..

by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

EU Seeks Same Regs and ECJ Rule During Brexit Transition

The Government has already indicated it is willing to comply with most of the EU's demands to move talks onto the future relationship between London and Brussels. Britain has agreed to continue paying its sha...More..

Prince Alwaleed reaches home, will remain under house arrest
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Prince Alwaleed reaches home, will remain under house arrest

The decision to free him, and the release of several other well-known tycoons on Friday, suggested the main part of the corruption probe was winding down. Saudi authorities said they aimed to reach financial se...More..

In step to nationwide stage, a younger Kennedy to rebut Trump tackle
by | Sunday, January 28, 2018

In step to nationwide stage, a younger Kennedy to rebut Trump tackle

Kennedy is seen as a rising star in the party and is a closely watched member of the House Democratic Caucus because of his famous last name and his future ambitions, Politico reported. Next week, the young ...More..

Macron to Netanyahu: No unilateral decision on Palestinian state
by | Sunday, January 28, 2018

Macron to Netanyahu: No unilateral decision on Palestinian state

Twice Macaron mentioned Africa as he championed the cause of a continent many say as the last frontier of growth in the world but whose leaders could not be counted to defend it. Macron mentioned that the r...More..

Afghanistan: Bomb blast in Kabul kills 40, injures at least 110
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Afghanistan: Bomb blast in Kabul kills 40, injures at least 110

In a message on Twitter, the group said more than 50 wounded had been brought in to that hospital alone. Wahid Majroh, a public health ministry spokesman, confirmed to Xinhua that 79 injured had been shifted ...More..

Melania Trump seen for first time since porn star scandal
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Melania Trump seen for first time since porn star scandal

To start with woman Melania Trump's plane touched base in West Palm Beach, Florida, Thursday, that week she scratched off her arranged excursion with her better half to Davos, Switzerland, ultimately. Preside...More..

Officials Conduct Annual Homeless Census In OKC
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Officials Conduct Annual Homeless Census In OKC

People came together Wednesday night to kick off the annual Point in Time homeless count. At 3:30 a.m. Thursday, more than 80 volunteers bundled up and ventured out into the dark places of Oklahoma City that ...More..

Two dead in U.S. school shooting
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Two dead in U.S. school shooting

Marshall County High School is about 25 miles southeast of West Paducah, where a high school freshman opened fire on a student prayer group, killing three, in 1997. "All these kids were running everywhere on t...More..

Tsunami warning canceled after Alaska quake
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Tsunami warning canceled after Alaska quake

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, there were several milder aftershocks after the quake and the epicenter was located about 6 miles below the surface and 175 miles southeast of Kodiak. It was half past m...More..

Iran condemns terrorist attack on Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Iran condemns terrorist attack on Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul

Pakistan's ministry of foreign affairs issued a statement condemning the attack on the Intercontinental in Kabul . More than that it shows how weak, helpless and uninspired the Afghan forces actually are....More..

PM Modi to apprise WEF at Davos about India's economic reforms
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

PM Modi to apprise WEF at Davos about India's economic reforms

Speaking about various government schemes, the Prime Minister said that in the last one year, more than 70 lakh people have joined the EPFO and over 10 crore people have benefited from the Mudra scheme, under w...More..

Boston Is Among 20 Finalists For Amazon's Second Headquarters
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Boston Is Among 20 Finalists For Amazon's Second Headquarters

None of those cities made the short list . Cities made splashy attempts to attract the company's attention. Indeed, the majority of finalists are concentrated on the other side of the Mississippi: Atlant...More..

Joint Olympic flag deal angers conservatives in South Korea
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Joint Olympic flag deal angers conservatives in South Korea

The North will separately send a 150-strong delegation to the Paralympics , Chun said . They also plan to have their athletes march together at the opening ceremony. North Korea also sent highly trained femal...More..

Bitcoin crashes below $10000
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Bitcoin crashes below $10000

More than 80 percent of the total number of Bitcoin has already been mined, according to a new report . The price plunge is largely reported to have been sparked by South Korea and the increased speculati...More..

Ben Stokes is cleared by the European Central Bank for England selection
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Ben Stokes is cleared by the European Central Bank for England selection

That coincides with the first of England's T20 fixtures in New Zealand , when Stokes was potentially in line to return. In a statement published on its website , the ECB said: "The ECB board has agree...More..

Canadian woman's killer sentenced after posting selfie with key clue
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Canadian woman's killer sentenced after posting selfie with key clue

Antoine pleaded guilty on Monday (Jan 15) to killing Gargol two years ago in the Canadian city of Saskatoon . Gargol was found several hours later, mortally wounded, along the side of a road on the outskirts...More..

Blue hair extensions sparking conversation on human trafficking
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Blue hair extensions sparking conversation on human trafficking

In a recent report from the Ohio Human Trafficking Task Force, more than 300 people in the state were victims of sex trafficking, about 25 were trafficked for hard labor, and another eight were trafficked for b...More..

Christie becomes first NJ governor in decades to avoid breaking leg
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Christie becomes first NJ governor in decades to avoid breaking leg

Newark Mayor Ras Baraka, who was at Murphy's swearing-in yesterday, said it was exciting to see a new governor as progressive as Murphy. " Minimum wage in this state is not remotely where it needs to be". Ac...More..

Britain appoints Minister for loneliness
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Britain appoints Minister for loneliness

Tracey Crouch, the minister for sport and civil society, has been asked by the prime minister to lead the cross-governmental strategy tackling loneliness and social isolation. "Funds will be raised, and the Off...More..

Suspected meteor blasts across Detroit sky
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Suspected meteor blasts across Detroit sky

The event was captured by dash and security cams. On the police scanner, Michigan State Police troopers reported seeing the light. The American Meteor Society said people as far east as Pittsburgh and a...More..

Parliament winter session: Opposition disrupts Lok Sabha proceedings over Anant Hegde's remarks
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Parliament winter session: Opposition disrupts Lok Sabha proceedings over Anant Hegde's remarks

Hegde further said the Bharatiya Janata Party had come to power to "change the Constitution" (to remove the word "secular") and would do so in the "near future". Addressing a Congress rally in Hubli on Monday...More..

U.S. media reports Steve Bannon subpoenaed by Mueller
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

U.S. media reports Steve Bannon subpoenaed by Mueller

Bannon's silence came as it emerged he also received a grand jury subpoena from special counsel Robert Mueller . Mr Mueller's subpoena, which was issued last week, could be a pressure tactic to induce Mr ...More..

Immigrant living in Michigan for 30 years deported to Mexico
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Immigrant living in Michigan for 30 years deported to Mexico

Mr. Garcia is still pursuing a green card, his wife said . Garcia, reportedly brought to the United States illegally at the age of 10, was said to have paid taxes and had no criminal record, according to sup...More..