Syrian soldiers killed in air strikes blamed on US

Defence ministry spokesman Maj Gen Igor Konashenkov said the air strike near Deir el-Zour airport was conducted by two F-16s and two A-10s. Gen. Igor Konashenkov did not identify the planes' country affiliation, but said they were part of the worldwi... More..

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by | Monday, September 19, 2016

Russian Federation: A US-led air strike killed 62 Syrian troops

Russian Federation and a war monitoring group said coalition jets bombed a Syrian army position near Deir al-Zor airport on Saturday, killing dozens of Syrian soldiers. Russian Federation is a key ally of Basha...More..

by | Monday, September 19, 2016

Shabaab seize Somalia town near Kenya border

Ali Nur. On August 30, at least 22 people, including Somali soldiers and civilians, were killed in a powerful bomb explosion near the presidential palace in the capital. "They stormed the main army base on th...More..

Lewis Hamilton baffled by struggles in Singapore
by | Sunday, September 18, 2016

Lewis Hamilton baffled by struggles in Singapore

It left the world champion 1.4 seconds adrift of Rosberg's best lap of one minute and 44.352 seconds at a circuit which the German has failed to finish in the top three since the first race here back in 2008. "...More..

by | Sunday, September 18, 2016

Akhilesh hands back Shivpal his portfolios

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday restored all but one portfolios of Shivpal Yadav in the Cabinet. Angry at the supporters of Akhilesh Yadav for nearly laying siege to his house, Mulayam Singh is reported to...More..

Trump campaign says Obama born in US, but will Trump say so?
by | Sunday, September 18, 2016

Trump campaign says Obama born in US, but will Trump say so?

With virtually unmatched popularity at her back, First Lady Michelle Obama debuts on the stump for Hillary Clinton Friday, hoping to galvanize suburban voters behind a candidate she once fiercely opposed. Obama...More..

by | Sunday, September 18, 2016

Russian Federation pushes for United Nations support of Syria deal

The UN Security Council will hold an urgent meeting at 2130 GMT on Friday to discuss the details of the US-Russian deal as it weighs whether to endorse the agreement. Under the truce deal, fighting is to stop a...More..

SKorea wary of 6th NKorean nuclear test
by | Sunday, September 18, 2016

SKorea wary of 6th NKorean nuclear test

The site of the fifth nuclear test is some 500 metres away from where the fourth test was conducted, according to Yonhap news agency report citing government sources. He said: "Assessment by South Korean and Un...More..

Gabon's Bongo says for Constitutional Court to rule on vote recount
by | Sunday, September 18, 2016

Gabon's Bongo says for Constitutional Court to rule on vote recount

Gabon President Ali Bongo has accused worldwide observers who highlighted anomalies in the country's contested presidential election of bias. On Tuesday the European Union questioned the legitimacy of the e...More..

by | Sunday, September 18, 2016

Ferentz, Hawkeyes Break Down NDSU Match-Up

That is one more than all of last season. "We take it seriously, protecting Kinnick". The five-time defending FCS champion Bison didn't need a lot of convincing. The North Dakota State Alumni Association ...More..

by | Sunday, September 18, 2016

Prince William and Kate help fallen dignitary at ceremony

Writing in a blog published on Friday, the Duke said he hoped to learn about how students cope with pressures including starting a new school. Prince William quickly jumped to Lord Lieutenant Jonathan Douglas...More..

by | Saturday, September 17, 2016

Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren to campaign in OH for Clinton

While he mounted a vigorous primary challenge to eventual Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton , Sanders pressed the case for a Clinton presidency Friday and sought to woo disaffected supporters of his who remai...More..

by | Saturday, September 17, 2016

Korea, US, Japan to hold foreign ministerial talk on NK nuke

Two U.S. Air Force B-1B strategic bombers from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam , conduct fighter interceptor training with F-2 fighter aircraft from the Japan Air Self-Defense Force (JASDF) to enhance operationa...More..

Congress loses Arunachal again as CM, MLAs defect
by | Saturday, September 17, 2016

Congress loses Arunachal again as CM, MLAs defect

Khandu .Nabam Tuki is the only MLA who has stayed with the Congress. Tuki was replaced as CM with Khandu in July this year. Sources say support of the 11 BJP MLAs in the House would surely be there with this ...More..

Japan to boost South China Sea role with training patrols with US
by | Saturday, September 17, 2016

Japan to boost South China Sea role with training patrols with US

Japan isn't among the countries claiming territory in the South China Sea, but shares the concerns of its major ally the U.S. about China's behavior there. As the 57-year-old minister announced Japanese objec...More..

Brazil's Lula charged as 'top boss' of Petrobras corruption scandal
by | Friday, September 16, 2016

Brazil's Lula charged as 'top boss' of Petrobras corruption scandal

Despite all accusations targeting Lula and his party, recent opinion polls have indicated that he enjoys sizable popularity among Brazilians and stands a much higher chance to win the next presidential election...More..

by | Friday, September 16, 2016

January Tesla crash in China blamed on autopilot

The Autopilot system has come under renewed scrutiny this week after being implicated in another fatal Tesla crash in China. The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is investigating the incide...More..

NY residents have a month to register to vote in November
by | Friday, September 16, 2016

NY residents have a month to register to vote in November

Dave Bursten, with the Indiana State Police, said the investigation started in late August. Voter registration forms can also be found at post offices and libraries. IN citizens that are registered to vote ar...More..

Lawsuit Alleges 'Smart' Vibrator Illegally Transmits User's Intimate Data Back to Company
by | Friday, September 16, 2016

Lawsuit Alleges 'Smart' Vibrator Illegally Transmits User's Intimate Data Back to Company

The suit was filed by a woman, N.P., who said she had purchased a vibrator known as We-Vibe in May, according to a court filing which was linked to by the website Ars Technica . The pair said they discover...More..

Congressional report slams Edward Snowden for putting US 'at risk'
by | Friday, September 16, 2016

Congressional report slams Edward Snowden for putting US 'at risk'

The report comes amid a renewed push by Snowden's supporters, who urged President Obama this week to pardon him before the president leaves office. "This is a dishonest report that attempts to discredit a...More..

Khloé Kardashian kisses National Basketball Association player Tristan Thompson at Drake show
by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Khloé Kardashian kisses National Basketball Association player Tristan Thompson at Drake show

Khloé Kardashian is packing on the PDA with her new man. Following her painful split from former Los Angeles Lakers star Lamar Odom, she cozied up to Houston Rockets shooting guard James Harden . "She's caut...More..

Mom solicited men to sexually assault daughter, 10
by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Mom solicited men to sexually assault daughter, 10

The Albuquerque Journal reports (https://goo.gl/bujnqP ) that Michelle Martens told police she had set up encounters with at least three men. The admission comes after the child's death led to vigils and o...More..

Voters head to polls for Congress, gubernatorial primaries
by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Voters head to polls for Congress, gubernatorial primaries

Maggie Hassan. Speaking at a state Republican Party "unity breakfast", Christie offered a harsh assessment of Republicans who don't fully support their party's presidential nominee. The mayor of Flint, Michig...More..

by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

No new centralized powers to deal with crises — European Union chief Tusk

Passed by 510 votes to 160 with 29 abstentions, EU Parliamentarians ask from the Polish government to stick to the EU values that the Polish people accepted on 2003 when they joined the EU. In his State of the ...More..

by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Duterte: "US Special Forces Out of Southern Philippines"

Duterte said as "long as we stay with America, we will never have peace in [Mindanao]". I do not want a rift with America, but they have to go, " he said , as cited by AP. When he spoke about U.S. soldiers, t...More..

Nicky Morgan criticises Theresa May's grammar school plans
by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Nicky Morgan criticises Theresa May's grammar school plans

It also contains policies aimed at limiting the impact this will have on non-selective schools, for example requiring selective schools to share teachers with others in their area. She said existing grammars to...More..

Trump Takes the Lead Over Clinton in New CNN Poll
by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Trump Takes the Lead Over Clinton in New CNN Poll

But the former secretary of State is the candidate the voters trust most with nuclear weapons, leading Trump 44 percent to 24 percent. "Despite close numbers, Hillary Clinton is poised to win by dominating th...More..

Israeli official in U.S. for expected announcement of massive military aid package
by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Israeli official in U.S. for expected announcement of massive military aid package

President Barack Obama had proposed to Netanyahu to start the talks some six months beforehand, but Netanyahu refused and prevented the start of talks for some months, while he was seeking to thwart a nuclear a...More..

Israel's Peres hospitalized after stroke
by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Israel's Peres hospitalized after stroke

Peres' office initially said he suffered a light stroke but it was soon revealed that his condition was serious. "The 9th President of the State of Israel, Shimon Peres , has been admitted to the Sheba Medic...More..

by | Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Donald Trump Tells Larry King it Was 'Unlikely' That Russia Hacked DNC

However, Clinton's strategy seems to be to let Trump get the free media he wants while she sits back - a "rope-a-dope" strategy, as NPR's Ron Elving put it recetly . This week's forum was an interview, not...More..

by | Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Pence: It's 'Inarguable' Putin Is a 'Stronger Leader' Than Obama

Trump's unusual campaign places even more pressure on moderators who try for fairness because he tells more falsehoods than most politicians, said Glenn Kessler, who writes the Fact Checker column for The Wash...More..

by | Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Pence declines to call David Duke 'deplorable,' disavows support

Pence responded: "No. I'm not in the name calling business, Wolf, you know me better than that". Some of Trump's greatest name-calling hits of 2016 include: Crooked Hillary, Little Marco, Lyin' Ted, Low Energy ...More..

Iran begins construction on 2nd nuclear power plant
by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Iran begins construction on 2nd nuclear power plant

In 2013, the UAE and Saudi Arabia raised safety concerns at an International Atomic Energy Agency meeting after two powerful earthquakes temporarily shut down the Bushehr reactor. According to Salehi, the proje...More..

Clinton Regrets Saying 'Half' of Trump Supporters Are 'Basket of Deplorables'
by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Clinton Regrets Saying 'Half' of Trump Supporters Are 'Basket of Deplorables'

After facing criticism about the tone and accuracy of these comments, he at first characterized them as "inelegantly stated", then a couple of weeks later commented: "I said something that's just completely wro...More..

by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Mark Lawrenson states his prediction for Swansea v Chelsea

And the visit of high-flying Chelsea on Sunday marks the start of a daunting run which also takes in Southampton, Manchester City, Liverpool and Arsenal before the middle of October. Conte said: "The first goal...More..