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Pence was set to meet with North Korean officials, but they canceled

The ELWR development seems to be almost complete and "nearing operational status". Tensions between North Korea and the U.S. have intensified over the previ...


Pakistan Supreme Court Bars Nawaz Sharif From Heading PML-N

Barrister Farogh Nasim-a petitioner's counsel in the case pertaining to the Election Act-was of the view that all tickets awarded by Nawaz Sharif have become ...


Anthony Davis admits he's thought about his future with New Orleans Pelicans

Anthony Davis , Cousins' teammate on the New Orleans Pelicans and fellow All-Star starter, began the game wearing Cousins' jersey instead of his own. "(Pelica...


The prominent Christian evangelist, Billy Graham, dies at 99

He regularly appeared on lists of the "Ten Most Admired Men in the World ". "One of the finest moments of my career was having the opportunity to represe...


Yobe Attack: Buhari Orders Defence Minister To Visit School

We rushed out and ran towards the gate. Yobe's education commissioner, Mohammed Lamin , said the school had been shut and a rollcall of all the girls who hav...


I need medical miracles to extend career: Lindsey Vonn

She said: 'She just raced her d*** heart out & Trump supporters gloat/cheer/celebrate her inability to medal. "You just have to get up and keep going". "Of cour...


Syrian ambassador slams Turkey's operation in Afrin as 'blatant violation of sovereignty'

Precisely, 65 members of Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD), People's Protection Units (YPG) and Daesh terrorist organization were killed in Afrin on Februa...


Director Ryan Coogler thanks fans for 'Black Panther' success

However, Black Panther ($ 202 million ) has rolled past it and is now the highest opening weekend grosser in America for the month of February. The flick ma...


CIA, 15 other United States intel agencies say Duterte is 'threat' to democracy

Aside from imposing martial law, Duterte also pushed for Muslims in the southern region to be granted autonomous rule . Intelligence Community, composed of 1...


Tucson Couple in Custody for Abusing Adopted Children

Authorities began the investigation last week after a male child escaped through a bedroom window and made his way to a nearby store. In a press conference ,...


Trump moves to ban rapid-fire gun 'bump stocks'

Many Republicans and even the powerful conservative lobby of the National Rifle Association have supported some regulatory action on bump stocks. "We must mo...


Donald Trump Jr. launches 'Trump Towers' in Pune

Donald Trump's U.S. presidency has cost the family real estate firm a huge sum of money in lost business, his eldest son says, rejecting criticism that the fami...


Theresa May to meet DUP and Sinn Féin leaders

Sinn Féin and the DUP - Northern Ireland's two main parties - had been in negotiations to end a 13-month stalemate at Stormont. "We wanted to impress upon h...


California Police Thwart Mass Shooting Threat by 'Disgruntled Student'

Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell said Wednesday that a security officer at El Camino High School near Whittier overheard the teen "say that he was going...


Florida shooting: Republican aide fired after saying Parkland survivors were 'actors'

An aide to a GOP state representative believes two prominent student-survivors of the recent school shooting in Parkland, Florida are not actually students at...


Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Glitch Almost Leads to $20 Trillion Loss

Zaif is among the 16 official cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan . During the 20 minute period that Bitcoin was free on the exchange, seven customers bought ...


Florida school shooting: Army awards medals to JROTC cadets

Wang's family was being given a "keepsake" medal - and the family of Cadet Alaina Petty received a similar "keepsake" medal at her funeral Monday. A petition...


Shiffrin 'relief' At Skipping Olympic Downhill

It is the second event Shiffrin has pulled out of leaving her with just one more shot to win a second medal in Pyeongchang . Goggia's gold is Italy's third...


After a school shooting, are parents to blame?

David Hogg exhorted the crowd to, "Get out there and vote". "Be persistent. Because these interest groups and these politicians will not listen if we don't spea...


Next time during foreign trip bring back Nirav Modi: Rahul tells PM

Addressing a really at Medipathar in Meghalaya, Rahul Gandhi said that the PM was selling false dreams, just as Nirav Modi sold diamonds as stuff that dreams ar...


Trump calls for ban on gun devices like bump stocks

Bump stocks are devices that render semi-automatic rifles capable of firing hundreds of rounds every minute. He added he wanted to moved past "cliches and ex...


Haiti vows abuse review of all charities after #Oxfam 'hid crimes'

Simon Ticehurst, Oxfam director for Latin America and the Caribbean, met Monday with Haiti's external planning minister and other officials. Lawrence last wee...


Sam Querrey: 'It feels like I beat Rafa Nadal'

Anderson, the top seed, and second seed Sam Querrey from the United States will face off in the final on Sunday. The 11th-ranked Anderson is guaranteed a re...


Man charged with killing wife who disappeared at sea

Coast Guard. "The opening of both escape hatches is unexplainable as an accident and defies prudent seamanship", a US Coast Guard Academy associate professor ...


New Zealand's a2 Milk says first half net profit jumps 150 pct

Production of A1 or A2 type milk depends on a cow's genetics, and research indicates A2 may be healthier for people who are susceptible to diabetes, heart disea...


Winter Olympics: US superstar Mikaela Shiffrin relaxed after deciding to skip downhill

Barring that miracle, Wednesday's downhill at Jeongseon Alpine Centre, where she faces a strong challenge from Italian Sofia Goggia, will be her final opportuni...


Hayden Paddon fifth at Rally Sweden

The latest rally was held from February 15-18 (local time) in Sweden , with Toyota Motor Corp.'s rally team coming in second, it said. World champion S...


UN Chief expresses concern over escalating violence in Eastern Ghouta Syria

I am deeply alarmed by the extreme escalation in hostilities in east Ghouta, Panos Moumtzis, UN Regional Humanitarian Coordinator for the Syria Crisis, sai...


Public accounts "clearly show" Assad's continuing use of chemical weapons: McMaster

A senior White House official said it's time to stand up to Iran and its proxy war in the middle east. He added, the Iranian agents are becoming "more and mor...


Had warned banks thrice against misuse of SWIFT infra, says RBI

A second transfer of 300,000 euros (USD 372,150) was routed through a Standard Chartered Bank account in Frankfurt to a Turkish account, while a third totalling...


Iceland considers banning non-medical circumcision

The bill equates male circumcision to female genital mutilation, which has been outlawed in Iceland since 2005. "Bill 183 is exactly the same as the law we ...


'Devil Incarnate' Barry Bennell Sentenced To 31 Years

The Recorder of Liverpool , Judge Clement Goldstone QC, described Bennell as "the devil incarnate". During the trial, another 86 victims came forward t...


Trump heads Friday to Florida to meet shooting victims

Trump told the Federal Bureau of Investigation, with which he has been at odds over the past year, during which he fired Director James Comey and replaced hi...


Women's March Staging Nationwide 'School Walkout' To Protest School Shootings

Armed with a legally purchased AR-15-style assault rifle, a gunman last Wednesday attacked Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, about 45 miles north of Miami. ...


TRUMP STRIKES BACK: The President USES OBAMA QUOTE to Slam Russia Meddling

He was an advisor to Russian President Boris Yeltsin, did work for Gazprom media, and returned to the U.S.in 2000 after Vladimir Putin got elected. "Since t...