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India's army hits militant staging areas in
Washington PostIndia's army hits militant staging areas in Pakistan in escalation between nuclear-armed rivalsWashington PostNEW DELHI — Indian forces hit militants gathered at staging areas across its border with Pakistan, the military said Thursday, in a steep rise in tensions between the two nuclear-armed rivals. Lt. Gen. Ranbir Singh, the director general of Indian ...In escalation, India says it launches strikes on militants in PakistanReutersAsia Pacific|India Claims 'Surgical Strikes' in Pakistani-Controlled KashmirNew York TimesIndian army claims 'surgical strikes' on militantsUSA TODAYInternational Business Times -BBC News -The Hindu -Wall Street Journalall 452 news articles »
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 2:33 am
Philippine leader to end drills with US that
CBS NewsPhilippine leader to end drills with US that "China does not want"CBS NewsHANOI, Vietnam -- Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said he was giving notice to the United States, his country's long-standing ally, that joint exercises of Filipino and American troops next week will be the last such drills. He told the Filipino ...As Philippines' Duterte visits Vietnam, US jibes hang over new partnersh...ReutersTop Philippine Diplomat Assures U.S. After Duterte Drills RemarkBloombergGroups laud Duterte for skipping PH-US war gamesInquirer.netRappler -Winona Daily News -Stars and Stripes -International Business Timesall 71 news articles »
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 2:23 am
Bill Clinton's unfinished business in Israel
PoliticoBill Clinton's unfinished business in IsraelPoliticoIn January 2003, Bill Clinton attended the 80th birthday of former Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres, his friend and partner in pursuit of Middle East peace during the 1990s. Onstage at a gala celebration in Israel, a twinkly-eyed Clinton sang along ...Thousands of Israelis file past coffin of former president PeresReutersIsraelis Pay Respects to Peres, Clinton Arrives in IsraelNew York Times5 things you need to know ThursdayUSA TODAYBBC News -Washington Post -National Review Online -STLtoday.comall 2,108 news articles »
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 2:13 am
Russia Says It Would Support 48-Hour Truce
Washington PostRussia Says It Would Support 48-Hour Truce in Syria's AleppoNew York TimesMOSCOW — A top Russian diplomat says a United States' threat to halt cooperation with Russia in the Syria conflict constitutes an "emotional breakdown" and says Russia is willing to support a 48-hour cease-fire around Aleppo. Deputy Foreign Minister ...Russia says US Syria statement shows Washington supports terrorismReutersRyabkov: US Pursues Policy of Threats, BlackmailAl-Manar TVUS Comments on Daesh Threat in Russia 'Emotional Breakdown'Sputnik InternationalRussia Beyond the Headlines -TODAYonline -Mehr News Agency - English Version -Japan Todayall 47 news articles »
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 2:09 am
Statewide blackout plunges Australia into
ReutersStatewide blackout plunges Australia into renewable energy debateReutersCars and buses drive in the central business district (CBD) of Adelaide after severe storms and thousands of lightning strikes knocked out power to the entire state of South Australia, September 28, 2016. Picture taken September 28, 2016. AAP/David ...South Australia belted by second storm in 24 hours with winds of up to 140km/hThe GuardianAustralian government wants slower switch to clean energyOmaha World-HeraldTurnbull Steps Up Attack on Renewables After Australian BlackoutBloombergABC Online -BBC News -NEWS.com.au -UPI.comall 287 news articles »
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 1:42 am
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Why Clinton hasn’t put Trump away
Two moments from the first presidential debate illustrate why the shift in the race isn't as drastic as you might think.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 2:00 am
Fatal Calif. police shooting sparks protests
Authorities in suburban San Diego say a black man was shot and killed by police after pointing an object at officers.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 12:58 am
Police: School shooter killed dad before
A teenager fatally shot his father at home before wounding two students and a teacher at a South Carolina elementary school.
Posted on 28 September 2016 | 10:14 pm
Congress clears bill to avoid shutdown
Lawmakers avert an election-year crisis and send President Obama legislation to keep the government operating through Dec. 9.
Posted on 28 September 2016 | 7:34 pm
Deal reached to keep U.S govt. running
The agreement would avert a potential federal shutdown and comes just three days before a midnight deadline.
Posted on 28 September 2016 | 7:03 pm
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Video released shows officers shooting
(CNN)A Louisiana judge released body cam video Wednesday showing officers firing multiple rounds into a car, unknowingly striking and killing a 6-year-old boy. The incident, which happened in September 2015, resulted in the indictments of two marshals on ...
Posted on 28 September 2016 | 10:03 pm
Amanda Knox Speaks Out on New Netflix
Amanda Knox, the Washington woman who was accused of murdering her roommate in Italy, said she is speaking out now in a Netflix documentary to "explain what it feels like to be wrongfully convicted." "What I’m trying to convey is a regular person like me ...
Posted on 28 September 2016 | 10:01 pm
UNC football player set to be arraigned on
(CNN)A linebacker at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is expected to be arraigned Thursday on two misdemeanor sexual battery and assault charges. Allen Artis is accused of raping fellow student Delaney Robinson at an on-campus apartment on ...
Posted on 28 September 2016 | 10:01 pm
Ohio Dog Groomer Arrested in Murder-for-Hire
An Ohio dog groomer was collared last week for allegedly hiring a hitman to zap her estranged husband in the middle of their divorce. Shelly Ann Carter, 42, offered an assassin $1,000 and a car to slay her 44-year-old hubby but the hitman had a change of ...
Posted on 28 September 2016 | 10:00 pm
Cedar Rapids evacuation zone shrinks, people
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) - Authorities are allowing some residents to return to their homes and other properties in Cedar Rapids’ flood evacuation zone. Utility crews worked Wednesday to restore service to some areas near the rain-swollen Cedar River ...
Posted on 28 September 2016 | 9:56 pm
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Brexit is a 'golden opportunity'
The UK's International Trade Secretary says Brexit represents a "golden opportunity" as the Italian PM predicts difficult talks to come.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 4:56 am
Kashmir attack: India 'launches strikes
India's army carries out "surgical strikes" against suspected militants along the de-facto border with Pakistan in Kashmir.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 4:20 am
Malaysian Grand Prix: Fernando Alonso to get
McLaren's Fernando Alonso will start Sunday's Malaysian Grand Prix from the back because of a 30-place grid penalty.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 4:06 am
What is the 9/11 bill and why is it so
Why is a bill brought by grieving families desperate to get justice 15 years on from the 9/11 attack so controversial, and what are its wider implications?
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 4:05 am
Bill Clinton pays respects to Shimon Peres
Former US President Bill Clinton was among those paying their respects as Israel's former PM and President Shimon Peres lay in state.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 3:59 am
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Pakistani, Indian troops clash, 2 die
Two Pakistani soldiers were killed after an exchange of fire with Indian troops across the de-facto border between the two countries in the disputed region of Kashmir, Pakistan's military said.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:36 am
Butcher paints with animal blood
In many restaurant kitchens, the so-called "Nose to Tail" movement has given customers a taste of offal -- the lesser known, and often less-desired parts of an animal. Not only are organs, ears and tongue now considered a delicacy, using up uncommon cuts is a way for chefs to minimize waste. That includes using blood.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:32 am
Lawsuit: Trump wanted unattractive female
Donald Trump wanted to fire female employees he considered unattractive and replace them with better-looking women at a golf resort he owned, according to court documents from a 2012 lawsuit.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:26 am
Candidates hurl insults and glasses on live
Candidates hurl glasses at each other during live debate brawl. CNN's Jeanne Moos has the blow-by-blow.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:25 am
Johnson has 'Aleppo moment' again
Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson was asked by MSNBC's Chris Matthews during a town hall forum to name his "favorite foreign leader." He struggled on live TV yet again.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:21 am
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Heavy rains, floods swamp Mid-Atlantic
The heaviest rain and greatest flood risk is across the Mid-Atlantic and central Appalachians.       
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 2:33 am
Clinton enlists everyday Republicans for
The ads come one day after former GOP senator John Warner said he was backing Clinton.       
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 2:28 am
Man rescued on raft was suspect in
His mother remains missing after their boat sank on Sept. 18.       
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 2:24 am
Transit train crashes at New Jersey station
HOBOKEN— A commuter train has crashed into a rail station in New Jersey.  Emergency crews are arriving on the scene in Hoboken. Phot...       
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 2:20 am
Tropical Storm Matthew nears hurricane
Tropical Storm Matthew is approaching hurricane strength in the eastern Caribbean Sea.       
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 1:33 am
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New York Today: New York Today:
Thursday: Finding inspiration in unusual places, honoring a fallen firefighter, and Vaclav Havel Day.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:58 am
Paid Sick Leave for Federal Contractors Is
The rule, which is estimated to directly affect more than 1.1 million people, will enable workers to accrue up to seven days for medical care for themselves or relatives.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:46 am
California Today: California Today: A Snooze
Thursday: The two candidates running for Senate don’t have a lot to argue about, a once-in-a-lifetime music festival in the Coachella Valley, and a rare reverse pay gap in Los Angeles County.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:27 am
Russia Rejects U.S. Demands for Resumption
Moscow offered a 48-hour “pause” in fighting, far less than the minimum of seven days the Americans have demanded.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 4:34 am
Review: In ‘Deepwater Horizon,’ Oil,
Peter Berg’s film dramatizes a familiar story and stands as a work of popular narrative for an age of corporate impunity.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 4:00 am
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U.S. jobless claims rise less than expected
WASHINGTON, Sept 29 (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose less than expected last week and held at relatively healthy levels that could support
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:33 am
In escalation, India says launches strikes
NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - India said on Thursday it had conducted "surgical strikes" on suspected militants preparing to infiltrate from Pakistan-ruled Kashmir, making its first direct military response to an attack on an army base it blames on Pakistan.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:23 am
Syrian rebel advance in Hama as army pushes
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian insurgents made new advances to capture villages north of Hama on Thursday, rebels and a war monitor said, pressing a month-long offensive in an area of strategic importance to the government as it tries to seize insurgent-held Aleppo.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:19 am
Philippines boxing icon Pacquiao used drugs
MANILA (Reuters) - Philippines boxing icon Emmanuel "Manny" Pacquiao says he took all kinds of drugs as a teenager but fully supports President Rodrigo Duterte, whose vicious anti-drugs campaign has led to the killing of more than 3,000 people, mostly users and pushers, in three months.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:14 am
Protests grow tense after police slaying of
EL CAJON, Calif. (Reuters) - A second night of mostly peaceful protests over the fatal police shooting in Southern California of an unarmed black man said to be mentally ill climaxed on Wednesday as protesters confronted officers in riot gear who retreated as tensions rose.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 4:34 am
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‘Kill the worthless dog’: Saudi princess
A Saudi Arabian princess sparked a tsunami of angry remarks online, after it became known that she had made a Parisian decorator kiss her feet and told her bodyguards to “maim” and “kill” the worker. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:32 am
Saudi prince & Queen Elizabeth handed
A Saudi prince and the Queen have been named in a list of wealthy landowners in the UK who receive hundreds of thousands of pounds in taxpayer-funded EU subsidies. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:10 am
Saudis could pull billions from US economy,
Saudi Arabia and its allies could retaliate against US legislation allowing the kingdom to be sued for the 9/11 attacks, including scaling back investment in the US economy or restricting access to important regional air bases, experts claim. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 4:54 am
Russian MoD: We’re ready for Syria
Russia is fully ready to continue the dialogue with the US regarding joint actions to combat terrorists in Syria, the Russian Ministry of Defense has said. It stressed, however, that this is only possible if Washington abstains from “any hints of threats to Russia's military and citizens.” Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 4:42 am
Prison paradox: Texas jail authorities ban
The 140,000 inmates in Texas state prisons are reportedly denied access to some 15,000 books banned by the authorities – but it seem convicts can still easily get hold of a copy of Adolf Hitler's racist diatribe ‘Mein Kampf’. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 4:37 am
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Bangladesh accused of 'kneecapping'
Government official rejects Human Rights Watch report, saying allegations against security forces are baseless.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:50 am
Landslides demolish village in southeast
At least 27 people are still missing as the remains of Typhoon Megi continue to cause destruction.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:30 am
Report: No legal authority to Israel's strip
Adalah confirms Israel's aviation law provides no authority to the 'racial profiling' against Palestinians at airports.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:18 am
Drop the farcical obits, Shimon Peres was no
The Palestinian leadership's biggest failure was trusting the likes of Shimon Peres.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:04 am
India claims striking suspected rebels in
India says it conducted "surgical strikes" along de facto border, but Pakistan calls incident "cross-border fire".
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:03 am
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Parent burned in school blast
BREAKING: A woman has been taken to hospital with burns after a barbecue mishap led to reports of an explosion at a school on the NSW Central Coast.
Posted on 31 March 2016 | 7:43 pm
World’s major cities on high alert
NEW York, London, Paris and other major world capitals are on high alert and security has been ramped up big time in the wake of the attacks.
Posted on 22 March 2016 | 12:57 pm
Five dead in ambush-style massacre
POLICE are hunting two suspects after gunmen allegedly opened fire at a Pittsburgh backyard party, killing five and injuring several others.
Posted on 9 March 2016 | 9:41 pm
Rats in the ranks, chasing the PM's tail?
A DAY after announcing police will investigate a leak of classified defence documents, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull watched a game of rats and rabbits.
Posted on 2 March 2016 | 5:21 pm
SA woman charged after corruption probe
AN investigation by South Australia's corruption watchdog has led to the arrest of an Adelaide woman charged with deception offences.
Posted on 2 March 2016 | 5:21 pm
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Train crashes into platform at Hoboken
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 6:25 am
Who was Ladislao José Biro, how did he
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 6:20 am
'World’s unluckiest elephant' finally free
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 6:18 am
FTSE 100 smashes 6,900 after Opec agrees
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 6:18 am
Kerry Hotel, Beijing
A glamorous downtown business hotel that offers something for everyone: the best pool and sports facilities in the city, a jungle gym for kids, and a long-established bar where the fun never stops – literally, it’s open 24 hours.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 6:17 am
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Scepticism mounts over OPEC production cut
Oil producers in the OPEC cartel have agreed they need to cut production to address a supply glut and lift prices - but the devil is in the details.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 5:18 am
Hollande pays tribute at site of Charlie
The french president has unveiled a plaque at the printing company north of Paris where the Charlie Hebdo attackers went into hiding before they were killed during a police siege.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 4:01 am
Hungary prepares for referendum on EU
Campaigning in Hungary is in full swing ahead of a referendum this Sunday on EU refugee quotas.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 4:00 am
India's 'surgical strikes' along Kashmir
Tensions threaten to boil over in Kashmir after India carried out what it called ‘‘surgical strikes’‘ along the de facto border with Pakistan.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 2:35 am
Dozens missing in eastern China after
At least 32 people are missing in south eastern China after heavy rains triggered two major landslides.
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 1:08 am
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British Gas owner posts huge profits
British Gas' owner has increased profits at its residential arm by 23 per cent in a move fanning flames of anger over recent price hikes.Related StoriesCentrica criticised over profitsBatman shootings: Amateur video of audience fleeingJamie Heaton's parents visit Shaw explosion siteBo's wife charged with murder of British businessmanRelated StoriesFirst outing for fastest cubs on landMariem Alaoui Selsouli suspendedHSBC dealt record fine over drug-money launderingPolice numbers drop to lowest level in 9 yearsKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San Diego
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 6:12 am
Warsi cleared of expenses fiddle
The Conservative Party says its co-chairman Baroness Warsi has been cleared of allegations she wrongly claimed Parliamentary expenses.Related StoriesDavid Cameron heckled at Olympic eventMost over-the-top PMQs question ever?Cameron: 'We have to deal with banking culture'David Cameron confronted by angry Yorkshire residentRelated StoriesDavid Beckham surprises Team GB fans in photo boothAll children to be given flu vaccineOlympics 'sabotage' strike called offWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungePolice numbers drop to lowest level in 9 years
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 6:12 am
Bo's wife charged with murder of British
The wife of scandal-hit Chinese politician Bo Xilai is to be prosecuted for the murder of British businessman Neil Heywood.Related StoriesNorth Korean soldiers dance to celebrate Kim's promotionBNP members to be 'banned' from ChurchWarsi cleared of expenses fiddleWedding party's cars plunge into river as bridge collapsesRelated StoriesChina shows off elite Harbin Z-9 helicopterAdorable white lion cubs born in MexicoBreathtaking volcano eruption in JapanSenior Syrian diplomats defectKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San Diego
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 4:49 am
Olympics kicks off with flag gaffe
Olympic organisers LOCOG have been forced to apologise to the North Korean women's football team, after the South Korean flag was displayed before their first match.Related StoriesDavid Beckham: 'I have a small role in opening ceremony'London 2012 kicks off with footballOlympics 'sabotage' strike called offMariem Alaoui Selsouli suspendedTall ships sail to the Thames for the Olympics
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 4:11 am
Police numbers drop to lowest level in 9
The number of police officers in England and Wales has fallen to its lowest level in nine years, figures showed today.Related StoriesEngland and Wales are ageing faster than ever beforeBNP members to be 'banned' from ChurchWarsi cleared of expenses fiddleWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungeRelated StoriesBritish Gas owner posts huge profitsHSBC dealt record fine over drug-money launderingWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungeKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San DiegoWarsi cleared of expenses fiddle
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 4:03 am