Mattis: 'I think Baghdadi's alive'

He said he also remains anxious by those who manage to escape home, bringing with them specialised skills like bomb-making, that they acquired in Syria and Iraq. The strikes targeted a meeting of high-ranking Daesh chiefs where al-Baghdadi was repor... More..

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Nehru-Gandhi & Abdullah families responsible for Kashmir crisis: BJP
by | Sunday, July 23, 2017

Nehru-Gandhi & Abdullah families responsible for Kashmir crisis: BJP

Trump himself has said he wants to settle the Kashmir problem. Mufti said that history is witness that wherever USA has intervened, it had either made matters worse or gained nothing at all. You have to do it s...More..

Trump says USS Ford is message to the world
by | Sunday, July 23, 2017

Trump says USS Ford is message to the world

And you will get. Service members and their families, senior defense and military officials and other dignitaries, including Ford's daughter and the ship's sponsor, Susan Ford Bales, were aboard the warsh...More..

USA friendly fire kills at least eight Afghan policemen in Helmand
by | Sunday, July 23, 2017

USA friendly fire kills at least eight Afghan policemen in Helmand

The incident took place Friday 5 pm as Afghan security forces were clearing a village of Taliban elements, Salam Afghan, Helmand police spokesman, told AFP. Afghan forces, backed by U.S. air strikes, have bee...More..

Video shows teens mocking drowning man
by | Sunday, July 23, 2017

Video shows teens mocking drowning man

Dunn's body wasn't found until July 14 when a passerby saw his body floating in the pond . They recorded the drowning and their mockery of it on video . According to police, Dunn was last seen wearing a b...More..

Parole Board Grants Early Release Request For OJ Simpson
by | Saturday, July 22, 2017

Parole Board Grants Early Release Request For OJ Simpson

Over a decade later, he was again arrested after a September 13, 2007 incident at a hotel in Las Vegas. He seized items that he claimed belonged to him from his career. 'I was always a good guy, but I could h...More..

by | Friday, July 21, 2017

United States targets persons supporting Iran's military and IRGC

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani also expressed his disappointment with the sanctions, promising "an appropriate response". The commander of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards warned that the United States...More..

Burundi Robotics Team Missing After US Competition
by | Friday, July 21, 2017

Burundi Robotics Team Missing After US Competition

The teens were last seen at the First Global robotics challenge, which saw young people from 36 African countries and elsewhere gather in Washington D.C.to present their inventions in line with this year's th...More..

Treasury Department Fines Exxon Mobil for Russia Sanctions Violations
by | Friday, July 21, 2017

Treasury Department Fines Exxon Mobil for Russia Sanctions Violations

OFAC says ExxonMobil violated sanctions against Russian officials in May 2014, by " signing eight legal documents related to oil and gas projects in Russia with Igor Sechin , the President of Rosneft", Russia...More..

Wang Yang calls for USA tech exports to China
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

Wang Yang calls for USA tech exports to China

China has taken a variety of effective measures to provide a favorable environment for foreign investors, Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang said on Tuesday. "This is a result of the greater opening of China's fina...More..

California lawmakers approve landmark extension to climate policy
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

California lawmakers approve landmark extension to climate policy

California first adopted cap-and-trade in 2011 , shortly after Congress failed to pass similar legislation; the program set a limit on greenhouse gases and created market incentives to encourage clean-up eff...More..

Portillo's offers $1 hot dogs on National Hot Dog Day
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

Portillo's offers $1 hot dogs on National Hot Dog Day

Clark St.) and at the Kim & Carlos Hot Dog Cart, near the Field Museum, while supplies. The Council designates July as National Hot Dog Month , with the date for National Hot Dog Day varying from year to year....More..

Pence restates Trump pledge to move embassy to Jerusalem
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

Pence restates Trump pledge to move embassy to Jerusalem

The PM also stressed the importance of moving worldwide embassies from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem: "Tel Aviv is a wonderful city, but it's not Jerusalem", he said . The militant Sunnis led by ISIS, the militant Shi...More..

Extent of damage remains unclear as winds fan BC wildfires
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

Extent of damage remains unclear as winds fan BC wildfires

Cariboo Regional District chairman Al Richmond said Monday that teams have gained access to areas where houses and other buildings have been destroyed northwest of 100 Mile House. "So Canadians have rallied tog...More..

Majority favors Dems in midterm congressional races
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

Majority favors Dems in midterm congressional races

Although the poll was conducted before the latest blow that effectively caused the collapse of the Senate health care bill, the Republican-controlled Congress had made headlines for the bill's low approval rati...More..

Google's fearless new friendless feed
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

Google's fearless new friendless feed

Although the feed will contain trending content in areas of interest, less-current material may also be surfaced: the algorithms identify interests past and present, and may bring up material such as past new...More..

'Extreme And Aggressive' California Wildfires Force Thousands To Evacuate
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

'Extreme And Aggressive' California Wildfires Force Thousands To Evacuate

In addition to nine fire crews, six local water tenders and a total of 450 personnel were actively working to contain and suppress the fire. Their work is hampered by high winds and high temperatures, fire offi...More..

Montenegro asks for worldwide help to fight fires
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Montenegro asks for worldwide help to fight fires

Further inland, in neighbouring Bosnia, firefighters are also struggling to get fires near the southern cities of Mostar and Trebinje under control. Firefighters aided by the armed forces and volunteers have ...More..

Trump Rounds Record-Low 36 Percent Approval Number to 40
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Trump Rounds Record-Low 36 Percent Approval Number to 40

Trump's campaign intentionally aided Russian efforts to influence the election , though suspicions have changed little since the spring. A federal special counsel and several congressional panels are invest...More..

Israel has no sovereignty over Al-Aqsa: Palestinian PM
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Israel has no sovereignty over Al-Aqsa: Palestinian PM

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stressed on Friday that he did not want to alter the status quo. This drew a new wave of protests and criticism, with Turkish government going as far as describing the measures...More..

Advisory Evacuations, Road Closures Due to The Long Valley Fire
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Advisory Evacuations, Road Closures Due to The Long Valley Fire

Evacuations have been ordered along Highway 49 north from Agua Fria Road to Highway 140, in the center of Mariposa, along with all feeder roads. The rapidly growing wildfire in Mariposa County dubbed the Detw...More..

Schumer says repealing Obamacare would cause healthcare system to 'implode'
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Schumer says repealing Obamacare would cause healthcare system to 'implode'

Moran said McConnell's bill "fails to repeal the Affordable Care Act or address healthcare's rising costs". A Republican campaign promise for many years, replacing Obamacare was a central tenet of ...More..

Hastert Released from Prison After 13 Months
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Hastert Released from Prison After 13 Months

The ex-speaker is now under the supervision of a residential re-entry management field office based in Chicago, Bureau of Prisons records show. Hastert pleaded guilty a year ago to violating money laundering ...More..

State Department agrees to exempt grandparents from travel ban
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

State Department agrees to exempt grandparents from travel ban

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has already confirmed that the White House will ask for the Supreme Court to make a ruling on the decision. Citing national security concerns and the vetting process, the Trump ...More..

Missing couple discovered 75 years later in a melting Swiss glacier
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Missing couple discovered 75 years later in a melting Swiss glacier

Le Matin reported it's possible the bodies are that of a shoemaker and his wife, a teacher, from Saviese, who didn't return after a visit to the alpine pastures in 1942. She wants to finally give her parents a...More..