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Iraq Prepares for New Fight Against
News18Iraq Prepares for New Fight Against Post-Mosul ISNew York TimesBAGHDAD — With the Islamic State group's "caliphate" seemingly nearing its downfall in Iraq, the country's security agencies are preparing for a different fight against the militants, shifting away from ground offensives to a focus on intelligence ...U.S.-led coalition killed 50000 ISIS militants in last 2 yearsNew York Daily NewsIraqi troops retreat after Mosul hospital battleBusiness InsiderIslamic State 'has lost 50000 fighters' over two yearsBBC NewsAOL News -CBS News -Voice of America -International Business Timesall 318 news articles »
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 11:03 pm
South Korean Lawmakers Begin Presidential
NewsweekSouth Korean Lawmakers Begin Presidential Impeachment VoteNew York TimesSEOUL, South Korea — South Korean lawmakers began an impeachment vote Friday against President Park Geun-hye. Success is widely expected amid a corruption scandal that has left her isolated and loathed. As more than 1,500 protesters massed in ...South Korean assembly set to vote on president's impeachmentWashington PostSouth Korea parliament begins historic vote to impeach ParkReutersSouth Korea on the Verge of Impeaching Its President: TimelineBloombergWall Street Journal -Chicago Tribune -WHIO -Pittsburgh Post-Gazetteall 962 news articles »
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 11:03 pm
Paris still struggling with worse pollution
NBCNews.comParis still struggling with worse pollution peak in decadeBusiness InsiderPARIS (AP) — Facing its worse winter pollution in a decade, Paris is sticking to controversial traffic restrictions. Paris city hall has barred half of all cars from traveling and made public transportation free for a third consecutive day. A similar ...Parisians Grapple With Worst Winter Pollution in a DecadeNew York TimesParis commuters given free public transport to help fight worst pollution in yearsThe Sydney Morning HeraldParis makes public transport free to tackle smogABC OnlineTimes of India (blog) -Yahoo News -International Business Times -Daily Mailall 169 news articles »
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 9:17 pm
Asia Pacific|Tsunami Warnings Canceled After
Washington PostAsia Pacific|Tsunami Warnings Canceled After Solomon Islands EarthquakeNew York TimesWELLINGTON, New Zealand — Tsunami warnings for several Pacific islands, including those in Hawaii, were canceled Friday after authorities determined that a powerful magnitude 7.7 earthquake that struck near the Solomon Islands did not pose a broad ...Residents take to the hills as powerful quake hits Solomon IslandsReutersTsunami warnings canceled after Solomon Islands earthquakeU.S. News & World ReportWorld brirefs: Post-quake Hawaii tsunami watch canceledPittsburgh Post-GazetteNEWS.com.au -Stuff.co.nz -Huffington Post -whnt.comall 251 news articles »
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 9:12 pm
Indonesia president visits quake survivors,
SalonIndonesia president visits quake survivors, vows to rebuildSalonIndonesia president visits quake survivors, vows to rebuild An earthquake survivor cooks breakfast at the ruin of her home in Pidie Jaya, Aceh province, Indonesia, Friday, Dec. 9, 2016. Humanitarian organizations descended on Indonesia's Aceh province ...Aceh earthquake: Spectre of Boxing Day tsunami haunts as more than 11000 displacedThe Sydney Morning HeraldThe Latest: Australia offers help with Aceh quake responseBusiness InsiderAid Groups Descend on Indonesia Quake Zone; Deaths Reach 102The Irrawaddy News MagazineDaily Mail -Reliefweb -AsiaOne -Jakarta Postall 59 news articles »
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 8:37 pm
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South Korean president is impeached in
South Korean lawmakers vote to impeach President Park Geun-hye, a stunning fall for the country's first female president.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 2:48 am
Clinton decries rise of fake news in first
In her first speech since losing the election, Hillary Clinton warns that false reports can have “real-world consequences.”
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 12:20 am
Alabama executes man convicted of killing
Ronald Bert Smith Jr., 45, was convicted of killing a convenience store clerk more than two decades ago.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 11:47 pm
All-American John Glenn: Astronaut, fighter
Neil Armstrong was the first man to walk on the moon, but he was not the celebrity that John Glenn was.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 10:11 pm
Former senator, astronaut John Glenn dies at
The former space explorer and U.S. senator made history in 1962 as the first American to orbit the Earth.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:20 pm
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Reno School Boss Praises Quick Police
The head of the Nevada school district where a campus officer shot a knife-wielding high school student praised the quick police response that she says helped avert what could have been a much more dangerous situation. The 14-year-old boy remained in ...
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 5:28 pm
Thiel-Backed PAC May Have Made Illegal
A pro-Trump Super PAC paid Bannon’s company $134,000 in the final weeks of the campaign—those payments may have been illegal if they were made in place of an official campaign salary. New FEC filings show that a pro-Trump super PAC funded in part by ...
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 5:26 pm
Police: UPS driver helps free captive woman
(CNN)A UPS driver who spotted "call 911" scrawled on a package helped police free a woman who had been held captive in her own home and sexually assaulted, authorities said. "He was a huge help," Franklin County Sheriff's Department Sgt. T.J. Wild told CNN ...
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 5:24 pm
Victoria's Secret apologizes to customer who
(CNN)Victoria's Secret has apologized to a woman who posted a widely viewed video on Facebook saying she was kicked out of an Alabama store because she is black. Kimberly Houzah says she and another black woman were told to leave the store by someone she ...
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 5:24 pm
Hillary Clinton Re-Emerges After ‘Taking
The former Democratic presidential candidate, who has made few appearances since losing the election in November, returned to Capitol Hill to honor retiring Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid. During her introductory speech, she made mention to her return ...
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 5:20 pm
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83 suspects in UK football abuse inquiry
There are now 83 potential suspects and 98 clubs involved in the inquiry into child abuse in football, police chiefs say.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 1:25 am
Hong Kong leader CY Leung not to seek
Hong Kong leader CY Leung says he will not seek re-election, citing "stress" on his family.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 1:23 am
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Posted on 9 December 2016 | 12:53 am
Boris Johnson tours Middle East amid Saudi
Boris Johnson begins a tour of the Middle East amid a row over comments he made about Saudi Arabia.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 12:26 am
Park Geun-hye: S Korea lawmakers vote to
South Korea's parliament votes to impeach President Park Geun-hye over a corruption scandal.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 11:57 pm
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Pew poll: Trump's approval lower than
Americans are less approving of President-elect Donald Trump than they were of previous presidents during their transitions into office, a new Pew Research Group poll shows.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 2:32 am
Below-freezing temperatures set to sweep the
The cold is taking hold of the US weather pattern for the next week. Over the next seven days, 80% of the country will at some point see temperatures below freezing.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 2:21 am
S. Korean Parliament votes to impeach
South Korea's parliament's vote on whether to impeach the country's embattled leader is underway.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 2:18 am
People who think Sandy Hook attack was hoax
Just one week ahead of the fourth anniversary of the deadly shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, at Sandy Hook Elementary School, one father talked to CNN's Anderson Cooper on "AC360" about the hate he has received from various individuals who believe the incident was fake.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 2:00 am
Wrecks of sunken warships disappear
In early November, an international diving expedition set out from Indonesia into the Sea of Java to find the wrecks of several Dutch warships that sank during World War II.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 12:43 am
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Gatlinburg, national park to reopen Friday
Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the nation's most visited, to reopen Friday.       
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 4:25 am
Egypt’s state-run media says Cairo blast
Six police officers killed and another three wounded.       
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 8:54 pm
Hong Kong leader won't seek new term
Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying cited unspecified family reasons.       
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 8:44 pm
5 things you need to know Friday
The biggest news to start your day.       
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:31 pm
South Korea votes to impeach scandal-plagued
A corruption scandal has left Park Geun-hye​ isolated and loathed.       
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 6:36 pm
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Posted on 8 December 2016 | 11:21 pm
After Park, Who? A Guide to Those Who Would
There is no shortage of contenders to replace President Park Geun-hye of South Korea, who has been suspended from office and may lose her job over a corruption scandal.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 11:20 pm
South Korea Parliament Votes to Impeach
Ms. Park, the daughter of a dictator, has had a steep fall from grace after a bizarre corruption scandal erupted over her relationship with a shadowy adviser.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 11:13 pm
Over Beers With Fans, Bayern Munich Delivers
Though at the vanguard of German soccer’s global success, the club takes pride in its local roots, with even its biggest stars happy to take time out to spend a day with fans.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 9:01 pm
Alabama Inmate Executed After Supreme Court
Ronald B. Smith, who was convicted of murder in 1995, was sentenced to death by a state judge, despite a jury’s recommendation of a life sentence.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:39 pm
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Syrian government forces press attack in
ALEPPO/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian government forces pressed an offensive in Aleppo on Thursday night and into Friday with ground fighting and air strikes, Reuters witnesses, rebels and a monitoring group said, part of a push to retake all of the city's besieged rebel-held east.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 2:35 am
South Korea's President Park impeached in
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean lawmakers voted overwhelmingly on Friday to impeach President Park Geun-hye over an influence-peddling scandal, setting the stage for her to become the country's first elected leader to be pushed from office in disgrace.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 2:32 am
U.S. defense chief visits Afghanistan amid
BAGRAM, Afghanistan (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Friday, amid questions about what President-elect Donald Trump's foreign policy will mean for the country as it faces a renewed Taliban-led insurgency.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 2:29 am
Ohio lawmakers approve college campus
CLEVELAND (Reuters) - Lawmakers in Ohio approved a bill on Friday that opens the way for licensed gun owners to carry concealed weapons on college campuses, less than two weeks after a man injured 11 in a stabbing attack at Ohio State University.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 2:05 am
Aixtron considers partial sell-off after
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German semiconductor chipmaking machinery company Aixtron is considering reducing the size of the business with a partial sale, its chief executive said in an interview published on Friday, opening the door for bidders after a deal with a Chinese firm collapsed.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 2:00 am
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Saudis seem serious about stemming crude
Saudi Aramco has told clients it will cut January crude shipments in line with the OPEC-Russia deal of November 30, Bloomberg reports. This may be a sign Saudi Arabia will make good on its promise of the first coordinated production cut in eight years. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 1:48 am
Weapons can end up in terrorist hands now US
The US move to lift some restrictions on arms supplies to the Syrian opposition could lead to the weapons ending up in terrorists’ hands, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman said in an official statement. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 12:59 am
Russian telecom giant repels DDoS attacks on
Russian telecom giant Rostelecom has thwarted DDoS-attacks on the five largest banks and financial institutions in the country, the company said in a statement. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 12:15 am
S. Korea parliament impeaches President Park
The South Korean parliament has endorsed a motion to impeach President Park Geun-hye over a scandal involving her long-time confidante Choi Soon-sil, who has been indicted on bribery charges. The motion is yet to be approved by the Constitutional Court. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 12:11 am
Disgraced ex-NBC ‘fake news’ journalist
Journalist Brian Williams has become the latest person to slam ‘fake news,’ claiming it influenced the US election. But there’s some irony in his apparent defense of quality journalism, as he was let go from his NBC gig last year for… reporting fake news. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 11:30 pm
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President Park faces historic impeachment
Parliament is set to vote on whether to suspend President Park Geun-hye over her role in a corruption scandal.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 3:17 am
Policemen killed in Cairo blast
Bomb was placed in a bin beside a security checkpoint, sources say, in attack that also hurt several civilians.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 3:08 am
Quetta lawyers attack: 'Irreparable blow to
Ordinary people bemoan lack of protection and representation after legal fraternity wiped out in tragic August attack.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 2:55 am
Indonesian president vows to rebuild
Joko Widodo distributes cash to injured survivors as number of displaced people swells.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 2:39 am
Parliament votes to impeach President Park
Politicians vote to suspend President Park Geun-hye by a margin of 234-56 for her role in a corruption scandal.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 1:23 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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India vs England, fourth Test day two live -
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 2:57 am
A wine-lover's guide to Prosecco
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 2:56 am
Construction suffers surprise slowdown while
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 2:56 am
Private schools plan to offer 10,000 free
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 2:56 am
Porn website xHamster sends UK visitors to
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 2:56 am
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Remarkable feathered dinosaur tail found in
Some 99 million years ago, a juvenile dinosaur got its feathery tail stuck in tree resin, a death trap for the small creature.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 1:51 am
South Korea: the woman at the heart of
Choi Soon-sil is the woman at the heart of the political scandal that has rocked South Korea and ensnared Park Geun-hye.
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 12:54 am
South Korea's parliament votes to impeach
South Korea’s parliament has voted to impeach president Park Guen-hye over a corruption scandal, immediately suspending her powers.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 11:24 pm
Progressive rock icon Greg Lake dies
Greg Lake – the singer and bass player for British 1970s progressive rock groups Emerson, Lake and Palmer, and King Crimson – has died aged 69.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:41 pm
US top doctor warns of e-cigarette
America’s top doctor is calling for action to curb the use of e-cigarettes among young people.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:36 pm
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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