Cuomo Announces NY-Israel Commission On Unity Trip Overseas

NY has the largest Jewish population of any city outside of Israel. Cuomo announced the new 22-member panel amid a spike in anti-Semitism in the Big Apple and around the country. Rivlin thanked Cuomo for his solidarity visit, saying that it is "an ... More..

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Iraqi forces on schedule in Mosul fight: USA general
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Iraqi forces on schedule in Mosul fight: USA general

The International Organization for Migration finds that more than 190,000 have been displaced since the battle for the city began. That number may still rise sharply. More than one million civilians were stil...More..

Syrian government accuses opposition of holding Geneva peace talks 'hostage'
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Syrian government accuses opposition of holding Geneva peace talks 'hostage'

Both sides could point to small victories. "We believe there was progress made this round towards the base or the need for a base of a single opposition delegation to participate in negotiations with the gove...More..

Egg thrown at French Presidential Candidate Emmanuel Macron
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Egg thrown at French Presidential Candidate Emmanuel Macron

As a Member of the European Parliament (MEP), Ms Le Pen is immune to prosecution during sessions of the parliament - a measure created to ensure the independence of members and protect them from pressure in for...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

McDonald's to DELIVER to your door? Fast food giant drops BIG hint

As for delivery, McDonald's executives pointed out that in key mature markets like the U.S., France, Britain, Germany and Canada, some 75% of people live within three miles of a restaurant, allowing it to use...More..

Murray River search for missing boy
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Murray River search for missing boy

Marine Rescue NSW, Echuca Moama Search and Rescue, Victoria Police and the SES also assisted in the search. A DRUG addict mum has been charged with one count of attempted murder after she allegedly tried to ...More..

Russia Bombed US-Backed Coalition Fighters in Syria
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Russia Bombed US-Backed Coalition Fighters in Syria

A joint operation targeting Islamic State (ISIS) militants near the village of al-Bab sent missiles at Syrian coalition troops instead, according to Army Lt. Russian Federation denied responsibility, saying in ...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

US House panel to probe possible Russia-Trump campaign collusion - Democrat

The three administration officials who confirmed that White House staffers were instructed to comply did so on the condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to disclose the counsel's office memo...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Trump Signs Bill Directing NASA to Promote Women in STEM

Those are science, technology, engineering and math. Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the creation of the United States-Canada Council for Advancement of Women Entrepreneurs and Busi...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

U.S. general: Russia, Syria bombed US-backed fighters in Syria

Secretary of Defense Gen. James Mattis shakes hands with U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend, Combined Joint Task Force-Operation Inherent Resolve Commander, during Mattis' inaugural visit to Baghdad, Iraq in s...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Erdogan uses ECO platform for anti-Armenian calls

He hoped that under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, the ECO will be pushed to the new heights and extended full support on behalf of Afghanistan. He stressed the need for cooperation among memb...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Samsung heir to be charged with bribery

The office was led by Samsung Group Vice Chairman Choi Gee-sung and President Chang Choong-ki, who resigned from their positions in the working group that also included 200 other high-ranking executives from ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

White House drops Obama-era discrimination claim against Texas voter ID law

While the Justice Department may be turning away from the fight against voter ID laws, courts have generally sought to protect minority voter access to the ballot. During the past week, both houses of the Texas...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Iranian Navy Successfully Test-Fires New Homegrown Torpedo

The wargame, codenamed "Velayat 95", started in the southern parts of Iran on the order of Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari, Tasnim News Agency reported. Throughout his election campaign, Trump ...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Syrian UN envoy: War on terror to dominate Geneva talks

UN-mediated peace talks between the Syrian government and opposition restart today for the first time in ten months. "The fight against terrorism should dominate the intra-Syrian negotiations in Geneva ", Ja...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Two former global rugby players held in Paris over alleged cocaine posession

Confirming media reports, the Paris prosecutor's office said Williams and O'Connor were arrested at around 3am local time on Saturday. Racing 92 star Williams and Toulon's O'Connor were stopped in the ear...More..

Israel refuses visa for Human Rights Watch, accusing group of 'Palestinian propaganda'
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Israel refuses visa for Human Rights Watch, accusing group of 'Palestinian propaganda'

T'ruah, a rabbinical human rights group, urged Israel to reverse the decision, calling HRW a "respected organization... that has shown its commitment to rising above politics by criticizing the human rights rec...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Dylann Roof Went to Another AME Church after the Charleston Shooting

Global Positioning System data obtained by officers showed that after the shooting at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Roof drove directly to the Branch AME Church in Summerville, South Carolina....More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Nursing home worker charged with sex crime against 100-year-old resident

The video also allegedly shows Fultz pulling down her trousers and exposing herself to the the elderly resident, who police say has been diagnosed with dementia. The video is understood to have been taken a few...More..

Should the United Kingdom downgrade President Trump's visit?
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Should the United Kingdom downgrade President Trump's visit?

They were speaking as thousands of demonstrators descended on Parliament Square to protest against the visit, chanting and waving placards reading "no to racism; no to Trump". Emotions ran high among MPs who s...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

IN police: Victim recorded suspect in teen hiker murders

Indiana State Police on Monday named a man in a photograph as the primary suspect in the double homicide investigation, but nothing is known about him at this time outside of a single image. Police released a...More..

Moulton calls on Congress to investigate Trump's ties to Russian Federation
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Moulton calls on Congress to investigate Trump's ties to Russian Federation

For almost two weeks, we're told, the White House kept secret a lie that allegedly originated with Michael Flynn, the president's top security adviser. House Speaker Paul Ryan said Trump made the right decision...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Wisma Putra to summon North Korean ambassador over statement

Kim Jong Nam, the older half brother of the North Korean leader, with poisoned needles. The case has sparked a diplomatic row between Pyongyang and Kuala Lumpur, after Malaysia rejected demands quickly to han...More..

Samsung acting chief Lee Jae-yong arrested in South Korea
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Samsung acting chief Lee Jae-yong arrested in South Korea

The list of charges against Lee includes embezzlement, bribery, perjury, concealment of criminal proceeds, and illicit transfer of assets overseas. Lee was taken into custody at Seoul Detention Center, where he...More..

by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Gambian President Adama Barrow officially inaugurated after standoff

Barrow defeated Yayha Jammeh in the West African country's presidential election in December. Now, he will take part in an official ceremony in his home country. "We feel happy because he is our elected presi...More..

Kim Jong Un's half-brother reportedly assassinated with poisoned needles in Malaysia
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Kim Jong Un's half-brother reportedly assassinated with poisoned needles in Malaysia

Kim told medical workers before he died that he had been attacked with a chemical spray, believed to have been administered by one or two female suspects. As The Wall Street Journal reports , Kim Jong-nam was ...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

European Parliament approves trade deal with Canada

Protests marked the vote with anti-globalisation activists dressed in surgical masks dramatically blocking entrance to the parliament building before being dragged off by riot police. The CETA deal could appl...More..

Syrian rebels get last minute invite to peace talks in Astana
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Syrian rebels get last minute invite to peace talks in Astana

Turkey has avoided any discussions on a political settlement, saying Astana should not be an alternative to United Nations -sponsored talks in Geneva, the venue for political negotiations between the Syrian opp...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Kashmir Valley tense after Kulgam killings, Andrabi arrested

The army in a statement said that the four terrorists killed in the encounter belonged to Lashkar-e-Toiba and Hizb-ul-Mujahideen. Witnesses in Kulgam said the security forces went berserk after the encounter,...More..

One Turkish soldier killed, four others injured in Syria's al-Bab
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

One Turkish soldier killed, four others injured in Syria's al-Bab

Together with the Syrian opposition Turkey took over the city of Jarabulus in north Syria and is now attacking the al-Bab city. The YPG said they fired warning shots at Turkish forces who attempted to cross t...More..

Trans model to feature on French Vogue for the first time
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Trans model to feature on French Vogue for the first time

Sampaio is Brazilian model, actress and an ambassador for L'Oreal Paris . "Beyond her evident physical qualities and her sparkling personality, (Sampaio) embodies. In her editorial column for next month's is...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Adolf Hitler's doppelgänger spotted in AUSTRIA near the Nazi leader's birthplace

Local media reported that the lookalike introduced himself to patrons as " Harald Hitler " and insisted on being served "Austrian mineral water". "The young man knows exactly what he is doing", a police spoke...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Germany's ex-Foreign Minister Steinmeier likely to become president

Though the Germany president has a little political or policymaking power, the position is considered an important moral authority. Though the trained lawyer is usually measured in his speech, in the thick of...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Samsung chief grilled by prosecutors for 2nd time

Lee is suspected of pledging $37.31 million (43 billion won) to a business and organizations backed by Park's secret confidante, Choi Soon-Sil, in exchange for approval of the 2015 merger of two Samsung compani...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Warman fastest growing municipality in Canada

That means the Brantford census metropolitan area, which includes the city and the county, had a growth rate of 3.8 per cent. Ottawa-Gatineau is still ranked the fifth largest metropolitan in Canada with a po...More..