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Aug 17 2018

Trump cancels Washington DC's military parade over high costs

Details are not final and haven't been approved by Defense Secretary Jim Mattis. The event, meant to honor the nation's veterans, was originally priced at $ 12 million ...

Aug 16 2018

Indian Air Force airlifts people affected by Kerala floods

Hundreds of villages have been flooded, more than 10,000 kilometres of roads and thousands of homes have been destroyed or damaged across the state, officials said. Train...

Aug 16 2018

S.Korea, DPRK agree to hold summit in Pyongyang in September

North and South Korea agreed to hold a summit in Pyongyang in September, the latest step forward in cross-border ties this year after more high-level talks on Monday, ...

Aug 16 2018

Worst air quality to hit Western Washington should improve tonight

During a wildfire, air quality is volatile and subject to rapid change over short durations. Washington State has had 939 wildfires this year - more than ever before - ...

Aug 16 2018

Things We Saw Today: Twitter Puts Alex Jones In a Time-Out

Apple , Facebook , Spotify, and YouTube's decision to ban right-wing shock jock Alex Jones and his media site, Infowars , from their platforms in early August has r...

Aug 15 2018

After her win in Vermont, Christine Hallquist could be first transgender governor

Democrats are hoping for a "blue wave" in the midterm elections to regain control of at least one chamber of Congress. Hallquist faced off against four other Democratic...

Aug 15 2018

US ambassador urges UK to back Trump on Iran nuke deal

Europe has attempted to counteract the effects of the sanctions by launching an updated version of its "Blocking Statue", a measure meant to protect European Union compan...

Aug 15 2018

Church report: 1,000 child victims in Pennsylvania

The grand jury - a group of people who examine accusations and decide whether the evidence is enough for charges - said it believes the "real number" of abused children...

Aug 15 2018

Prosecutors cast Manafort as a serial liar in closing remarks

The trial is the first to come out of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election. Nevertheless, as Brennan ...

Aug 13 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation fires former Russian probe investigator who sent anti-Trump texts

Republicans accused Strzok of bias, with one text message receiving considerable attention from right-wing media outlets, an August 8, 2016, text in which Strzok, discuss...

Aug 13 2018

Turkish Currency Collapses After Trump Doubles Metals Tariffs

He said the tariffs on aluminum imports would be increased to 20 percent and those on steel to 50 percent as the Turkish lira "slides rapidly downward against our very...

Aug 13 2018

Omarosa's new White House recording sounds alarm bells across Twitter

But he added: "this is a modern day form of communication and I know the Fake News Media will be working overtime to make even Wacky Omarosa look legitimate as possible...

Aug 11 2018

Charlottesville on edge on anniversary of deadly white-nationalist rallies

Two state police personnel - Lt. H. Jay Cullen and Trooper-Pilot Berke M.M. Bates - died in a helicopter crash responding to the scene. US President Donald Trump ...

Aug 11 2018

Dead, 31,000 In Relief Camps; Kerala On High Alert For Heavy Rain

Earlier, a defence spokesperson said the Navy had put SNC on alert in view of the rising water level in Periyar river in Kerala and possible inundation of parts of Well...

Aug 10 2018

Saudi Airlines suspends all flights to and from Canada amid growing dispute

The country has already demanded its approximately 15,000 students studying in Canada return home within a month. The Saudi foreign ministry ordered Horak to leave th...

Aug 10 2018

Backed Coalition Bombs School Bus, Killing Dozens of Yemeni Kids

The Saudi-led coalition, in a defiant statement, has described the massacre as a " legitimate action" to target missile launchers used by Houthi Ansarullah fighters to t...

Aug 10 2018

White House adviser Bolton urges North Korea to act on denuclearization

The rival Koreas may try to seek a breakthrough amid what experts see as little progress on nuclear disarmaments between Pyongyang and Washington despite the Singapore ...

Aug 09 2018

Investigation into death of baby found in East River; parents unknown

Authorities investigated the death of a baby boy who was found floating in the water near the Brooklyn Bridge in Manhattan, Sunday, in NY. "So I handed the phone to her a...

Aug 08 2018

Saudi Arabia Punishes Canada for Criticizing Human Rights Defenders' Arrests

One well-placed source said the Liberal government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau - which stresses the importance of human rights - planned to reach out to the UAE. Sau...