Spanish National Police Aim to Seize Control of Catalonia

The Catalan National Assembly's call came hours after Civil Guard police arrested at least 12 people, mostly Catalan government officials, suspected of coordinating the referendum. Also on Friday, a Catalan regional judge ordered the release with res... More..

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Yiannapoulos rally at UC-Berkeley canceled
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

Yiannapoulos rally at UC-Berkeley canceled

Hours earlier, the conservative student co-organizers of the rally told the university they had canceled the four-day shindig, citing what they claimed to be unfair treatment by UC Berkeley administration. ...More..

CTBTO looking at 'unusual seismic activity' in North Korea
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

CTBTO looking at 'unusual seismic activity' in North Korea

He said sanctions are important "to promote a resumption of talks and dialogue" in North Korea . Furthermore, in his new year's speech in 2015, Kim Jong Un spoke of the need to cure what he saw as the "imp...More..

Police Identify Gunman In Deadly Nashville Church Shooting
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

Police Identify Gunman In Deadly Nashville Church Shooting

Vanderbilt Medical Center said in a statement after the shooting that its emergency medicine physicians and trauma center surgeons are caring for two critically injured gunshot victims, and another four individ...More..

Record-breaker Barry: Wenger wanted me at Arsenal
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

Record-breaker Barry: Wenger wanted me at Arsenal

Granit Xhaka and Aaron Ramsey will probably start in the center of the park for Arsenal. Jack Wilshere played his first full 90 minutes in three years for the Gunners against Doncaster Rovers in midweek and w...More..

Rand Paul probably isn't changing mind on health care bill
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

Rand Paul probably isn't changing mind on health care bill

Senate say current law would provide Arizona with $4.9 billion in 2020 for Medicaid and the health exchange but only $3.2 billion under the bill. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Bill Cassidy (R-La.), hung in ...More..

Merkel to remain atop Germany, but anti-immigrant party gains support
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

Merkel to remain atop Germany, but anti-immigrant party gains support

Smaller parties were the chief beneficiaries of the erosion in support for Germany's traditionally dominant parties - above all the right-wing Alternative for Germany, or AfD, which was set to win up to 13.5 pe...More..

Finch century carries Australia to 293-6 in 3rd ODI vs India
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

Finch century carries Australia to 293-6 in 3rd ODI vs India

By law, he should have won both the matches before, but the batsmen did not get the test on the two occasions. The national selectors have released Ravindra Jadeja, who was called up after left-arm spinner Ax...More..

Manchester rules the roost as City and United share EPL lead
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

Manchester rules the roost as City and United share EPL lead

City got off to a good start and should have went ahead after 12 minutes but Fernandinho blazed over from eight-yards out. They kept City at bay with solid first-half performance and nearly broke their scori...More..

Jimmy Kimmel thanks Sen. McCain for opposing Graham-Cassidy bill
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Jimmy Kimmel thanks Sen. McCain for opposing Graham-Cassidy bill

According to CNN Media , Kimmel spent the entire week, starting from September 17, expressing his distaste for a particular health care bill that he did not agree with due to its failure to uphold its obligati...More..

Earthquake detected in North Korea may be a missile test
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Earthquake detected in North Korea may be a missile test

His comments were believed to be the first direct message ever issued by a North Korean leader. Freelance journalist Jihye Lee said the original statement in Korean used a term better translated as " old beas...More..

Dialogue with Baghdad only after Kurdistan Referendum: Barzani
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Dialogue with Baghdad only after Kurdistan Referendum: Barzani

Defence Minister Nurettin Canikli said the extension was meant to protect Turkey from "threats", adding that the Kurdish Regional Government's planned vote on Monday was a "threat to national security". Barzani...More..

by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Iran tests new medium-range missile, defying U.S. warnings

President Hassan Rouhani reviews a military parade held on Friday in Teheran to mark the 37th anniversary of the 1980 invasion of Iran by Iraq , in front of the shrine of the late revolutionary founder, Ayatol...More..

Earthquake Detected Near North Korea's Nuclear Test Site
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Earthquake Detected Near North Korea's Nuclear Test Site

The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute says developments in North Korea's nuclear program "contributed to international political instability with potentially serious knock-on effects ". The U....More..

Lavrov hints US-Russia 'Tit-for-tat' could end
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Lavrov hints US-Russia 'Tit-for-tat' could end

Lavrov spoke in an interview with The Associated Press after his meeting late Tuesday with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. "After all, it has to be understood that there is a need for a pause and for som...More..

Polls close as New Zealand awaits result of closely fought election
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Polls close as New Zealand awaits result of closely fought election

Polls are showing a slight lead for incumbent Bill English of the ruling National Party over his main challenger Jacinda Ardern of the Labour Party. Speaking to his supporters, English said it was clear nei...More..

NC elections officials: State not targeted in Russian hack
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

NC elections officials: State not targeted in Russian hack

Wisconsin election officials have repeatedly said there were no indications that state elections had been tampered with a year ago. Rosenberg says state officials were aware of the scan at the time it occurre...More..

Victory within sight: Afghan President Ghani at meeting with Trump
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Victory within sight: Afghan President Ghani at meeting with Trump

Mr. Ghani said, Afghanistan now also have an opportunity for a dialogue with the neighbours on how to work together earnestly to eliminate terrorism and contain extremism. President Trump is praising the "great...More..

Sushma Swaraj To Address UN General Assembly On 23 September
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Sushma Swaraj To Address UN General Assembly On 23 September

At the BRICS ministerial meeting earlier in the day, Sushma Swaraj said the group should work to end the "support systems in South Asia". External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj during her meeting with US S...More..

Parsons Green attack: Man charged with attempted murder
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Parsons Green attack: Man charged with attempted murder

Ahmed Hassan , 18, is said to have left the bucket bomb wrapped in a Lidl bag on a District line train and got off a stop before it exploded last Friday. Two men, aged 21 and 48 have both been released from c...More..

Howard Students Interrupt James Comey's Convocation Speech In Protest
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Howard Students Interrupt James Comey's Convocation Speech In Protest

Howard University Dean Bernard Richardson of The Andrew Rankin Memorial Chapel attempted to calm protests telling students that protesting was "not the Howard University way". After several more minutes of p...More..

Protesters rally against Iranian president at United Nations
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Protesters rally against Iranian president at United Nations

Under the JCPOA, Iran undertook to put limitations on its nuclear program in exchange for the removal of nuclear-related sanctions imposed against Tehran. Rouhani also told reporters that Iran has never sou...More..

by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Trump On Withdrawing From Iran Nuclear Deal: 'You Will See Very Soon'

Under the agreement between Iran and six world powers-the USA, the UK, France, China, Germany and Russia-Tehran agreed to curb its nuclear program in exchange for the lifting of economic sanctions. "I really th...More..

Rohingyas are illegal immigrants, will be deported
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Rohingyas are illegal immigrants, will be deported

This triggered an exodus of Rohingyas from Myanmar: half a million of them had to move to refugee camps. The affidavit came in reply to the government stand that they were illegal immigrants who must go b...More..

Mueller seeks White House documents related to Trump's actions as president
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Mueller seeks White House documents related to Trump's actions as president

He told the Russians that firing Comey relieved him of "great pressure". "If James Comey was sacked because of the Russia investigation , in order to put a stop to it, which the president pretty much admit...More..