Nigeria negotiating with Boko Haram for more Chibok releases

Elizabeth Pearson, a Boko Haram expert, said the case of the Chibok girl who refused to leave was "likely to be quite prevalent". None of the 21 girls who were released in October have been able to move back home, and almost seven months later th... More..

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No reports of computer virus attacks in Ireland following global hacking
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

No reports of computer virus attacks in Ireland following global hacking

The virus, called Wanna Decryptor, exploits a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows software first identified by American spies at the National Security Agency (NSA), experts have said. Microsoft says now it wil...More..

Service to most NHS hospitals restored after 'unpredented' cyberattack
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Service to most NHS hospitals restored after 'unpredented' cyberattack

The ransomware attack is at "unprecedented level and requires global investigation", Europol, the European Union's law enforcement agency, said on Twitter. SINGAPORE/LONDON A global cyber attack leveraging hack...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

North Korea open to dialogue with US, if conditions are right

Choi said Pyongyang would be willing to meet with the Trump administration for negotiations "if the conditions are set", briefly to reporters en route to Pyongyang . It says it needs such weapons to defend...More..

Zidane must target domestic dominance at Real Madrid - Salgado
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Zidane must target domestic dominance at Real Madrid - Salgado

But speaking - via hologram - at a news conference for this summer's Audi Cup, Simeone said he did not have plans to change clubs before the event in August. That year it also reached the Champions League fin...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Pentagon chief, Turkish PM meet after decision to arm Kurds

The choice of allies and partners on the ground and, in particular, the reliance on the Syrian-Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) has put the US-led anti-IS coalition in a direct clash with a North Atlanti...More..

U.S. intelligence chief calls N. Korea potentially 'existential' threat to US
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

U.S. intelligence chief calls N. Korea potentially 'existential' threat to US

He described a scenario where what happened to Sony could be "done in sequence over multiple firms - I mean, that's a foreign government attacking a North American firm to coerce its behavior". Stewart noted th...More..

Germany to clamp down on North Korea's Berlin operations
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Germany to clamp down on North Korea's Berlin operations

The embassy has continued to operate while one building has since be turned into a low-priced hotel and another into a conference centre, according to German media reports . One 25-year old visitor from Arge...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

ACLU issues 'travel alert' for Texas following SB4

Moreover, lawsuits challenging and blocking the law before its implementation, while costly for the state, will actually save Texas money. Under the law, police officers refusing to assist federal officials...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Turkey warns US against arming 'terrorist' YPG rebels in Syria

The group was designated a terrorist organization not only by Turkey, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member, but also by North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, the European Union and the United States. Earli...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Australian health care system better than US

President Donald Trump, glowing from his win at Capital Hill, praised Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at their meeting in NY on Friday, hours after dismantling Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act. '...More..

Chibok schoolgirls released in exchange for detained Boko Haram suspects
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Chibok schoolgirls released in exchange for detained Boko Haram suspects

Photos distributed Sunday by the government showed the women in colorful T-shirts and wraps meeting Sunday with President Muhammadu Buhari before he announced he was leaving for London immediately for treatme...More..

James Gunn confirms Ayesha's return in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

James Gunn confirms Ayesha's return in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3

There's an infectious camaraderie that makes it feel like it must be the best movie set to work on the there ever was. That's not an easy task with so much ground to cover with all these characters. The charact...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Explosions Rock Damascus Airport Following Cargo Flights From Iran

Israeli air strikes have hit an arms depot operated by the Lebanese Hezbollah group near Damascus airport, Syrian opposition sources told Al Jazeera. That depot, they said, was used by Hezbollah - jihadis bac...More..

Three killed, 10 hurt in crash at MA auto auction
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Three killed, 10 hurt in crash at MA auto auction

One man remains hospitalized with serious injuries. "The inside of the building has travel lanes alternating with safe lanes, where people are able to stand and look at the cars as they come by", Ryan said, w...More..

After calls, Trump not to ditch NAFTA, yet
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

After calls, Trump not to ditch NAFTA, yet

Trump hasn't said exactly what he wants in a new deal. "I had so many things going on ..." Trump briefly moved in that direction this week. U.S. He also hinted at a more subtantive reason for not announci...More..

US, Philippines begin annual military drills
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

US, Philippines begin annual military drills

When asked on whether U.S. troops, of which 2,600 are participating, are feeling let down due to the focus on HADR and counter-terrorism, Nicholson said this is not the case. In a press conference, Lactao admit...More..

Adele manager's relief after suspects arrested over concert tickets scam
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Adele manager's relief after suspects arrested over concert tickets scam

Dickins is "breathing a slight sigh of relief" after a year of being "victimised", Mr Bieber said. Both Jackson and Lii were quickly detained by police. The other woman with them was not arrested. Once author...More..

Kangaroo attacks girl at zoo
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Kangaroo attacks girl at zoo

She was only centimetres from the captive roo when her three-year-old sister reached through the wire fence, causing the Australian native to lash out and grab Cheyenne by the hair. "I'm just glad I was there",...More..

3 weeks into hunger strike, Palestinian inmates add vitamins
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

3 weeks into hunger strike, Palestinian inmates add vitamins

The Committee of Prisoners' Affairs Friday warned against Israeli intentions to hurt the life of imprisoned Fatah leader, Marwan Barghouthi, who has been leading a large-scale indefinite hunger strike in Israel...More..

His support for black colleges remains 'unwavering'
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

His support for black colleges remains 'unwavering'

The earlier statement was attached to a spending bill Trump signed Friday to keep the government operating through September. President Trump scrambled to throw his "unwavering support" behind historically...More..

New Hamas chief pledges support to hunger-striking prisoners
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

New Hamas chief pledges support to hunger-striking prisoners

Ismail Haniyeh replaced Qatar-based Khaled Mashaal in the terrorist organization's top position as head of the political bureau. Haniyeh's rise was the latest sign of a power shift in Hamas from overseas to ...More..

Iraq PM: No US combat troops to stay in Iraq after IS
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Iraq PM: No US combat troops to stay in Iraq after IS

In his statement , Haider al-Abadi emphasized that there are no foreign combat troops on Iraqi soil and that any American troops who stay on once Islamic State militants are defeated will be advisers working t...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Koreans want new leader to create jobs minus corruption

Hong calls for the United States to bring back tactical nuclear weapons to South Korea after withdrawing such weapons in the 1990s, and also promises to create a marine special operations force capable of inf...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

On eve of fired Justice official's testimony, Trump tweets about Russian Federation probe

Obama s director of national intelligence James Clapper is also set to testify, after repeatedly warning of the need to get to the bottom of how the Russians interfered in the election, and whether anyone on Pr...More..