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Palestinians arrested near Gaza border in 4th breach this week

Israel has imposed a buffer zone inside the Gaza Strip along their common borders preventing Palestinians from reaching their lands near the border fence . He ...


Thursday Is National Vietnam Veterans Day

Most Americans are familiar with Memorial Day and Veterans Day, but now another national holiday honoring veterans is on the calendar. In honor of National V...


Celebrate Pokemon Day 2018 with Snapchat, Alexa, and Google Home

Tuesday was Pokemon Day , which celebrates the release of Pokemon Red Version and Blue Version on February 27, 1996. Launching in March, the next limited-t...


Five medical marijuana dispensaries to open in Iowa

The Department of Public Health received 21 applications from seven companies; those applications cost $5,000 apiece, according to the department. Patients ...


Malala meets PM Abbasi after return to Pakistan

Tight security greeted Malala upon her arrival at Benazir Bhutto International Airport. Malala, the youngest Nobel laureate, is scheduled to stay in Pakist...


Guterres warns of rise in United Nations peacekeeper deaths

The U.S. had been paying 28.5 percent of the UN's peacekeeping budget prior to the announcement, and Haley said the U.S. will work "to ensure we make this adjus...


Rivals Ola, Uber on road to merger

The broad retrenchment has raised questions about the Silicon Valley company's commitment to India, a major foreign market where it has spent over $1 billion. K...


Bandhan Bank drops 3% after stellar market debut

KOLKATA-based private lender Bandhan Bank , which counts Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC as an investor, made a market debut at a 33 per cent premium to ...


Sisters Food Group Reveals 9.7% Average Pay Gap

The legal entity 2 Sisters Food Group has a wider mean gap in hourly pay of 15.3% and 6.9% median difference. This comes after the US media conglomerate becam...


Still room for VAR improvement, says England boss Gareth Southgate

I don't think with instances like that it is going to clear things up 100 per cent". "We have a much younger team with not much worldwide experience. Those fr...


DC teens say they've never gotten the acknowledgment they deserve

Three people were in the house at the time of shooting, and one man said that a bullet flew through the bedroom wall and almost struck him, the reports say ....


Texas girl missing for nearly two years found safe

According to the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, the girl was found safe this week. It airs on A&E. KCDB reports that Mariah Martinez was ...


Malala makes first trip to Pakistan since Taleban attack

She is reportedly going to meet Pakistan's Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa. She will be provided fool-proof securit...


Trump expressed hope to see Rob Porter return to White House

Responding to questions about the $130,000 payment that President Donald Trump's personal lawyer gave Stormy Daniels to reportedly keep her quiet about an aff...


Saudi Arabia remodeling its military cupola with several night decrees

The king and his son, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, known as MBS, have also sought to tighten their grip at home-consolidating powers that were once shared ...


Severe weather threat, locally heavy storms through Thursday morning

While it may shower later on Thursday , most of the storms will occur Thursday night. The cold front will be lagging behind the main storm action, but shou...


More threatening emails sent to schools

It reportedly stated: "If you try and evacuate them the driver will get out and shoot any student leaving". " 'You have a choice here, you can ignore this ema...


Saudi Crown Prince meets with 40 executives of U.S. companies

He discussed his plans for economic and social changes in Saudi Arabia, his views on the kingdom's conflicts with Iran and Qatar and the war in Yemen . The U...


North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was in delegation visiting Beijing

South Korea is watching things in Beijing "very closely" - and keeping "all possibilities open" - following reports of a surprise visit by Kim Jong Un . China ...


White House gives Liberians one-year reprieve from deportation

After the civil war there ended, the U.S. State Department deemed the security situation in Liberia to be too risky and TPS recipients were given Deferred En...


Mamata Banerjee meets Sonia Gandhi, says Congress should help regional parties

Referring to the so-called third front, former Trinamul Congress (TMC) MP and BJP leader Mukul Roy said TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee is chasing a mirage, while...


Asian Cup Qualifiers: Oman Edge Palestine to Top Group

Stephen Constantine has been at the center of criticism after India's loss against 2-1 Kyrgyzstan yesterday ending their 2 year undefeated streak, his team sele...


Rihanna's Next Beauty Product Will Make Clothing Entirely Unnecessary

In the photo she posted, RiRi looks as flawless and glowy as ever, all thanks to her new #BeachPlease collection. On Monday night the singer and creator of Fe...


Judge Rules DC, Maryland Have Standing To Sue Trump

The ruling was a huge blow for Trump, who swears there are no conflicts of interest and no violations of the Constitution's emoluments clauses. Another case in ...


White House calls Alton Sterling shooting a 'local matter'

He has a job to do and a country to run, and he's doing a great job with that. "Sometimes he chooses to specifically engage and punch back and sometimes he does...


What's at stake in gerrymandering case in front of the Supreme Court?

At the end of January, Pennsylvania lawmakers made a historical decision to redistrict the state. But Democrats are the ones under the court's microscope in t...


MI headed to Final Four after holding off Florida State

But it is March Madness , after all. The SEC has had a Final Four team five times in the past seven years. These young men will have the opportunity of a l...


White House defends Trump's Stormy silence

The White House counsel's office is facing demands from House Democrats to provide results from an internal inquiry into more than US$500 million in loans made ...


Driver ploughs into people in San Francisco, critically wounding four

It was that victim who later died. Four suffered life-threatening injuries, KTVU-TV reported. The police are searching for the driver. He reportedly looked to...


Trump ousts Veterans Affairs chief David Shulkin in administration's latest shake-up

Jackson , MD, as the new Secretary of Veterans Affairs", Trump wrote on Twitter. Jackson, who is an active duty Navy physician, was nominated last week for ...


Baahubali special screening in Pakistan, SS Rajamouli to reach Karachi today

Rajamouli and Shobu will also participate in a panel discussion on the topic "Genre Busters" at the festival. Baahubali is truly a global phenomenon and a nei...


Backgrounder: Who is Abiy Ahmed, new chairman of Ethiopia's ruling party?

According to a state-affiliated media, Abiy Ahmed was elected with more than 60% of the vote. Hailemariam resigned his positions as EPRDF chaiperson and prime...


Ontario pledges free child care for preschoolers

The $158.5-billion fiscal plan, which will likely form the foundation of the Liberals' election platform for the June vote, projects the province will run a $6....


Celebrate Easter Sunday at these Jakarta hotels

Le Salbuen (97 Walnut, Montclair) is offering an Easter Sunday Brunch from 10 a.m.to 2 p.m., continuing on its new Sunday brunch tradition launched last mo...


Assange 'loses internet access' at embassy

Assange has been living inside the embassy since June 2012, when he entered the building to avoid extradition to Sweden to face questioning about allegations of...