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US Defense Sec'y Mattis: Syria Still Has Chemical Weapons

On April 4, survivors said they felt as if their lungs were on fire. A similar global outcry after a sarin attack in 2013 resulted in a USA and Russian progra...


USA keeps Taiwan on currency monitoring list

Zhou Shijian, a senior fellow at Tsinghua University's Institute of International Relations, said the Treasury made a "right and realistic decision" not to labe...


Anti-Zuma protesters in London write open letter to Parliament

All backgrounds In Cape Town city centre alone, more than 30,000 people from all backgrounds marched peacefully to parliament, calling for an end to government ...


Despite massive flak, defiant United Airlines CEO unlikely to resign

On Wednesday, 21 Senate Democrats demanded a more-detailed account of the incident from Munoz. USA airlines are bumping passengers off flights at the lowest r...


Thousands hit by power outage in San Francisco

The outage began at 9:15 a.m. and reportedly was affecting 95,000 customers at its peak. Equipment failure at a utility station and a subsequent fire pulled t...


UK lawmakers back Theresa May's call for June 8 election

Announcing her intention to call for a vote, May said "The country is coming together but Westminster is not". The opposition Labour Party and Liberal Democr...


China sends 'positive signals' it will help defuse North Korea crisis

Security forces in the Indian-controlled part of Kashmir opened fire on crowds of people who attacked polling stations where voting for a by-election was taking...


South Korea on heightened alert as North Korea prepares for army celebration

Tensions on the Korean peninsula have risen over the recent month in the wake of Pyongyang's nuclear tests and ballistic missile launches conducted in violati...


US rig count rises 10 this week to 857; Texas up 6

In the offshore space, the rig count continues to buoy at decreased levels, however. The U.S. oil-rig count is typically viewed as a proxy for activity in the...


Oil price rises to $56 on Libya, Syria crises

Brent crude futures were down 17 cents at $56.06 a barrel by 10:43 a.m. EDT (1543 GMT), having touched a one-month high of $56.65. If Wednesday's price rises...


Venezuela officials: 12 dead overnight violence

The opposition rejected the allegation, saying the children had to be evacuated because of tear gas fired by Maduro s "dictatorship". The public prosecutor's ...


Labour has a real opportunity in this general election

She said: "At this moment of enormous national significance there should be unity in Westminster, but instead there is division". If Britain were to stick...


Ivanka Trump Has Huge Chinese Fan Club Worshiping 'Goddess Ivanka'

While using the prestige of government service to build a brand is not illegal, criminal conflict-of-interest law prohibits federal officials, such as Ivanka Tr...


Trump signs executive orders on financial regulations

White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney, in an interview with Bloomberg Television, provided few details of Trump's plan, saying it's aimed at providing 3...


Despite passenger-dragging nightmare, United execs are upbeat about airline's prospects

Last week saw a video going viral of David Dao on social media. The CEO took personal responsibility for the incident, which drew widespread condemnation, and...


Delta cancels more than 3000 flights since Wednesday due to severe storms

Delta Airlines ordered 450 pizzas to feed customers who were stranded by the violent weather that roared through the south Wednesday, figuring it would ease th...


MPs overwhelmingly vote for snap general election on 8 June

There were also a number of abstentions. May, who took over as prime minister without an election in the political turmoil that followed Britain's vote to lea...


Indian Spirits And Airline Tycoon Vijay Mallya Arrested By UK Police

INDIAN businessman Vijay Mallya who was arrested by the Scotland Yard in London on India's request for his extradition has been released on bail soon after hi...


Service charge on hotel bills not mandatory govt issues guidelines

Service charge in hotels and restaurants are "totally voluntary", Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said on Friday. "It is reiterated that as ...


Capitals' Ovechkin leaves game with apparent left leg injury

But much to our surprise, and delight, the Leafs pushed back again and made it interesting before ultimately losing to the Capitals 5-4. Special teams are tha...


Workers stop leak at Alaska well with salt water

To view the full article, register now. The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation says the spill is ongoing and the volume is unknown. In 2006, a co...


United CEO: No one fired for dragging incident

So, in an huge example of bad judgment, United sent some sort of police to remove this passenger, Dr. David Dao whom they had randomly chosen. In particular, ...


Netflix Is Quickly Approaching 100 Million Global Subscribers

They issued an outperform rating and a $178.00 target price for the company. Twenty-four analysts recommend buying Netflix's stock, while two recommend sell...


Oil hits two-week low as gasoline inventories build

USA crude futures tumbled following the EIA data release, off $2.7% to $51 a barrel. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were up 12c, or 0.2%, ...


Trump Predicts Deadly Paris Shooting Will Have 'Big Effect' On French Election

Authorities in Paris on Friday are investigating a home believed to be linked to the attack on police on the Champs-Elysees that resulted in the death of one ...


Australia urges China to rein in 'reckless' North Korea

What kind of strike was that again? USA officials say new sanctions could include an oil embargo, a global ban on North Korea's airline, intercepting cargo ...


Judge Neil Gorsuch confirmed; Senate approves Trump nominee, 54-45

They believe Republicans "stole" the vacant Supreme Court seat from former President Barack Obama , who past year nominated Merrick Garland to replace the seat...


Trump expresses support for French candidate Le Pen

She also said that the French government has been weak in its effort to combat terrorism and prevent future homegrown attacks. The Socialist and previous ce...


How Dortmund bus bomber hoped to make millions

Prosecutors determined the stock purchases were made from the hotel's IP address. A right-wing extremist letter claiming responsibility for the attacks was se...


New video shows Dr Dao stay on flight to treat patients

Dao was then dragged off the plane by airport security officers, a move that left him bloodied and disoriented. Munoz called the embarrassment a "system fai...


Canadian housing starts hit near 10-year high

Meanwhile, the cost of a detached home in Toronto roared to a new record high of nearly $1.6 million in March, a 33 per cent climb over prices a year ago, acc...


United Airlines deserves this dose of turbulence

Now-viral videos of the incident show a man, his nose bloody and his glasses almost knocked off his face, being dragged by the arm across the aisle. Legally tho...


UK's Sports Direct strikes deal to enter U.S. market

The retail tycoon will take charge of the chains after speculation had grown that he wanted to expand through strategic acquisitions. Bob's Stores and East...


Technical Clues For Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (CDNS) Investors

The stock rose 0.96% or $0.31 reaching $32.76 per share. If the share price is now hovering near the 52 week low and the value is achieved in the current past t...


U.S. crude stockpiles fall unexpectedly

According to OPEC , crude oil supply from non-members this year will average 57.89 million bpd, thanks to growing output in the US and modest declines in Col...