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Stalemate ends in bitter university pensions row

The interim arrangement says that the transitional period for which higher contributions would need to be paid would be implemented on April 1 2019 and last for...


Activists lineup thousands of children's shoes outside US Capitol lawn

The Capitol is the home of the U.S. Congress. In the shadow of the Capitol, an emotional tribute to child victims of gun violence took an unorthodox format: T...


Warmer weather ahead in Oklahoma, but no rain

The chance for showers will last into Saturday , but mostly in the mountains. View the current weather conditions at The Washington Post's headquarters. Hi...


Winter weather advisory in effect for Triad

By 8AM, we may have at least a few inches of snow on the ground, and it will continue to quickly pile up. NY could get 2 to 4 inches (5 to 10 centimeters) by ...


Prosecutors Will Seek Death Penalty In Parkland School Shooting

Satz, the Broward state attorney, said the state meant to seek the death penalty for Cruz and would prove that the crime "was especially heinous, atrocious or c...


Former aide to Gov. Cuomo convicted in bribery case

For six weeks, jurors had mostly been listening to evidence the government presented to prove its claim that Percoco, a longtime confidante and top aide to New...


Met issues depression warning off Kerala coast, fishermen warned

The government has directed the Coastal taluk control rooms to function 24*7 till March 15. The Kerala government sounded an alert along its coast in view of ...


Flake: Anti-Tariff Republican Should Challenge Trump in 2020

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) at the Capitol on Tuesday. "I mean, it would be a tough go in a Republican primary". And even though the tariff...


Local ICE spokesman resigns over Jeff Sessions comments

The Trump administration recently sued California for three laws it argues prevent immigration officials from carrying out federal immigration law. "Perso...


$1.8 Billion Eni-Abu Dhabi Deal Signed

Eni, which will have a 50 per cent stake in the concession after the sale to Mubadala Petroleum, is the operator of the offshore concession. In both concessio...


DUP warn against 'aggressive interference in UK' by EU

The Irish government has said ideas in a report about "smart borders" would not be enough to prevent a hard border after Brexit . The EU and Britain are ho...


Ramesh Ponnuru: Republican leaders will cave in on Trump tariffs

In 1832, the state of SC attempted to declare as null and void the federal government's tariffs , a declaration of a very strong version of states rights that ...


United Nations investigator blames Facebook for spreading hate against Rohingyas

But it has drawn criticism for a take-off that has coincided with a rise in ethnically-charged hate speech and violence, particularly in Rakhine state. The U.N....


Chhattisgarh Maoist attack HIGHLIGHTS: 9 CRPF personnel killed in IED blast

The deadly blow comes almost a year after two ambush attack in Sukhma's region one in Bheji in April led to an attack on 74 battalion claimed 25 lives in Apri...


Russian exile found dead in London amid ex-spy poisoning probe

The Metropolitan Police said they have assigned counter-terror officers to investigate the death "because of associations [Glushkov] is believed to have had". G...


Charter bus carrying high school band students crashes off interstate

The bus plummeted into the 50-foot ravine around 6 a.m. CT and authorities believe about 45 people were on the charter bus bound for Houston. The sheriff said...


Two people hospitalised after suspicious package found near Parliament

Labour MP for Walthamstow, Stella Creasy, said she found out that some of her constituents had received the letters on Friday evening while helping others repo...


Trump personal aide fired, escorted out without coat

Other reports indicate the firing happened because he is under investigation for serious financial crimes. He was escorted off the White House grounds before ...


Rex Tillerson out as Secretary of State

Trump acknowledged that his approach to foreign policy has repeatedly clashed with Tillerson's. USA stock index futures pared their gains and the dollar also ...


SC extends deadline for linking Aadhaar to mobile, bank accounts

On December 15 a year ago, the apex court had set March 31, 2018 as the deadline to link the 12-digit unique number with a range of services. "Mr. K.K. As per...


SBI slashes minimum balance non-maintenance fines by up to 75%

Later in October, the bank had revised down the charges to some extent. The decision comes in view of the feedback from the various users. The charges for non-s...


Donald Trump fires Secretary of State hours after backing UK's Russian Federation claim

Pompeo is to be replaced at CIA by Gina Haspel, Pompeo's deputy at CIA, Trump tweeted. Mr Trump last Friday asked Mr Tillerson to step aside, and the embattle...


Manchester United vs Sevilla Live Score Stream Commentary in Champions League 2018

There is a school of thought that Sanchez's teething problems have come in part due to him wanting to occupy the same space which Pogba favours, but that can no...


5 things to know about Mizzou's first-round opponent in NCAA Tournament

When the event that gives Selection Sunday its name began at 6 p.m., Florida only waited 10 minutes to learn that it was in the tournament. It's Mizzou's firs...


S.Korean envoy briefs Japan officials

Among them are Christian missionaries Kim Jung-wook, who was arrested in October 2013, and Kim Kook-kie and Choi Chun-kil, who have been held since 2014, the mi...


Gaza blast targets Palestinian PM Hamdallah's convoy

Media reports said Hamdallah was unhurt, but several bystanders were injured. The Authority said it held the enclave's dominant Hamas group responsible for th...


Independent sex abuse inquiry will not fully investigate Telford scandal, MP fears

The abuse began when she was only 11 years old. The Sunday Mirror claimed it had diaries that revealed her torment at being made to sleep around, while her ...


Declassified Military Video Shows Fast-Moving UFO Tracked By Navy Fighter Pilots

Last year, the New York Times revealed the existence of a secret Pentagon UFO program that ran from 2007 to 2012 and was reportedly shut down. During a 20...


Kim's 'special message' for Trump sets media abuzz

He struggled for years to adjust to his new capitalist home before finding the sport he says now means "everything in life". In Beijing , Mr Xi told Mr Chung...


Budget session of Parliament: Stalemate on Day 6, protests continue

The only Congress member protesting in the Well was K V P Ramachandra Rao from Andhra Pradesh. Both Question Hour and Zero Hour were washed out as scores of m...


Arizona bride driving to wedding arrested for DUI

A picture released by police shows Amber Young, 32, being led to a police cruiser while wearing a floor-length wedding gown and with her hands cuffed behind her...


President Trump set to meet Kim Jong-un with no pre-conditions

Shin is studying to become a grade school teacher, and volunteers on behalf of defectors from the North trying to make new lives in Seoul. Will it need to withd...


96-year-old German "accountant of Auschwitz" dies before imprisonment

The Lueneburg court concluded that although there was no evidence of involvement in a specific killing, Groening knew that Jews were being slaughtered at the Ge...


Both Broncos and Cardinals interested in Case Keenum

Though the Broncos are a bit tight on cap space, they have a glaring need for a starting quarterback and could make the pieces fit. "Two years ago he asked fo...


Five dead in NY river helicopter crash

The passengers who died included Dallas fire Officer Brian McDaniel, 26 , and his high school friend Trevor Cadigan, 26 , a journalist who hailed from Dallas ...