Despite Broad Acceptance of Ruling, John Kerry Declares Kenya's Election Wasn't Rigged

Kenyatta was announced the victor with 54 percent of the vote - but Odinga claimed the election was rigged with electronic voting results hacked into and manipulated in favour of Kenyatta. The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) ... More..

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United States orders first group of Afghanistan reinforcements
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

United States orders first group of Afghanistan reinforcements

The Trump administration notified the Congress on Wednesday that it was putting $255 million into the escrow account that Pakistan can access only if it "does more" to eradicate alleged terrorist safe havens in...More..

ISIS convoy stuck in Syria after USA airstrikes block it
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

ISIS convoy stuck in Syria after USA airstrikes block it

In a statement on Saturday, Hezbollah said the women, children, elderly, sick and wounded on board the bus are at risk of dying because US warplanes are circling overhead, preventing the supply of food and wa...More..

After Doklam, First Face-off Between PM-Xi To Witness Plane Talking
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

After Doklam, First Face-off Between PM-Xi To Witness Plane Talking

Currently, the bank only offers loans to governments or public programs. I am convinced that their implementation will not only be a boost to our economies but will also promote integration between our countrie...More..

Trump phones Bannon behind General Kelly's back, insiders claim
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

Trump phones Bannon behind General Kelly's back, insiders claim

Manigault earned a reputation within the White House for this kind of stuff, and, to many of her colleagues, it quickly overshadowed her comms duties and pro-Trump outreach to African-American audiences. So f...More..

Louis Weather Conditions and Forecast, August 30th am
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

Louis Weather Conditions and Forecast, August 30th am

Sunshine abounds again Sunday with highs in the middle to upper 70s. Saturday , skies will be mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 83, the weather service said. Northwest wind 6...More..

Judge in Penn State Hazing Death Dismisses Felony Charges
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

Judge in Penn State Hazing Death Dismisses Felony Charges

Four people who faced single counts of tampering with evidence were dropped from the case altogether as a result of Friday's ruling. Members of a now-shuttered Pennsylvania State University fraternity will le...More..

Muslims around world celebrate Eid as hajj enters final days
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

Muslims around world celebrate Eid as hajj enters final days

A handful of predominantly Muslim countries have already announced long stretches of public holidays this year in celebration of Eid . Bakrid is also called the Eid-al-Adha. Kabul residents offered Eid ...More..

Hazardous Chemicals Released Into Air Following Hurricane-Related Refinery Accidents in Houston
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

Hazardous Chemicals Released Into Air Following Hurricane-Related Refinery Accidents in Houston

While this disclosure does not necessarily mean that Exxon was the culprit or the lone culprit of the noxious odors that pervaded Manchester and other nearby neighborhoods during Harvey, it certainly helps expl...More..

by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

Putin warns United States against 'offensive rhetoric' on North Korea

Provocations, pressure and militarist and insulting rhetoric are a dead-end road, ' Putin underlined. "The problems in the region will only be solved via direct dialogue between all concerned parties, without...More..

Contracts awarded for first little samples of Trump's wall
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

Contracts awarded for first little samples of Trump's wall

This is the first new initiative that adds to our bigger plans. "We're going to use all the things that we think will work the best", Vitiello said. Construction of a border wall along the US border with Mex...More..

Union Cabinet reshuffle likely this weekend
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

Union Cabinet reshuffle likely this weekend

Speculation is rife that the reshuffle could witness the entry of Bharatiya Janata Party's new ally Janata Dal-United (JD-U) into the Cabinet. The earlier Cabinet reshuffles were effected in November 2014 and J...More..

Will Congress Buy The President's Tax Plan?
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Will Congress Buy The President's Tax Plan?

Donald Trump promised he would cut the USA business tax rate to 15% on Wednesday during a speech held in Springfield, Missouri . Congress is expected to work on the bill. This crucial step would help elimin...More..

Trump Lays Out Tax Plan, Calls On Congress To Draft Bipartisan Bill
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Trump Lays Out Tax Plan, Calls On Congress To Draft Bipartisan Bill

Alas, it's up to Congress to flesh out his word: "I do not want to be disappointed by Congress , you understand me?" "She must do this for you, and if she doesn't do it for you, you have to vote. He estim...More..

North Carolina sends 5 water rescue crews to Texas
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

North Carolina sends 5 water rescue crews to Texas

They have needs and they've called out and said yes we will still need people out to assist. Fire Chief Stan Sharp said they received a request to send a swift water team to help with water rescues. The task ...More..

Milwaukee Sheriff and Trump Supporter Clarke Resigns
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Milwaukee Sheriff and Trump Supporter Clarke Resigns

Clarke did not immediately return an email seeking comment. There's no word yet on why the sheriff chose today to tender his resignation or what his next moves may be. As a sheriff, Clarke has allowed some pr...More..

by | Friday, September 01, 2017

National recap: Trump clashes with Republicans

While the move would likely win support from some GOP lawmakers who are against a "clear" debt ceiling increase, it would risk a confrontation with President Donald Trump who wants Congress to include $1.6 bi...More..

Tropical Storm Irma forms over Atlantic
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Tropical Storm Irma forms over Atlantic

The hurricane was moving toward the west-northwest at 12 mph and was about 720 miles west of the Cabo Verde Islands, according to the NHC's 5 p.m. update . Tropical Storm Irma came within 500 miles of the A...More..

More Guardsmen Ready to Respond in Hurricane Relief Effort
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

More Guardsmen Ready to Respond in Hurricane Relief Effort

The Delaware Guard sent one of its a C-130 aircraft to Texas to help support evacuation efforts in the storm's wake. The deployments were ordered in support of an emergency management assistance compact r...More..

Two million pilgrims scale Mount Arafat for key Hajj rite
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Two million pilgrims scale Mount Arafat for key Hajj rite

Tunisian mother-of-three Fatima Arfawi said she was moved beyond words during the prayers on Mount Arafat. Pilgrims arrived early in the morning and took up positions on the Jabal-al-Rahma, or the mountain of m...More..

US Orders Closure of Russian Consulate as Relations Spiral
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

US Orders Closure of Russian Consulate as Relations Spiral

He says that closing institutions overseas is more serious than the USA decision past year to expel 35 Russian diplomats and close two estates used by the Russian Foreign Ministry. The sanctions were impose...More..

Bangladesh forces back scores of Rohingya despite Myanmar violence
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Bangladesh forces back scores of Rohingya despite Myanmar violence

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called on the Muslim world to intensify its efforts to help persecuted Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar in phone conversations with his Mauritanian, Pakistani, Iranian and Qat...More..

Benazir Bhutto murder case: A timeline of events following her assassination
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Benazir Bhutto murder case: A timeline of events following her assassination

Responding on the decision, PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto said the verdict on Benazir Bhutto murder case is disappointing and unacceptable. Bhutto was assassinated in a suicide bombing and firing in the garri...More..

by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

No, Jim Mattis Isn't Freezing Trump's New Transgender Military Policy

The memorandum , which reversed the Obama administration's move in 2016 allowing transgender individuals to serve openly, also instructed Defense Secretary James Mattis to determine what to do with now ser...More..

Top EU lawmaker says Brexit delays raise need for transition
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

Top EU lawmaker says Brexit delays raise need for transition

Juncker scoffed at a raft of British negotiating papers published over the summer which Prime Minister Theresa May's government said had shown London was responding seriously to the detailed proposals ag...More..