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Anti-Defamation League receives bomb threat at national headquarters in NY

There are no other threats at this time, ADL's CEO Jonathan Greenblatt said in a statement . It has yet to be determined if it is connected to the recent incre...


Court Reinstates Sheriff As PDP National Chairman

In continuation of discussions with the various stakeholders and organs of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Former President Goodluck Jonathan ...


Panchayat polls conclude in Odisha

The BJP secured majority in at least eight Zilla Parishads (ZPs) at the end of the fifth and final phase of polling on Tuesday. Congress, which won 128 seats in...


Texas Attorney, Several Others Dead After Plane Crashes Into Australian Mall

Moments later, the plane plummeted into the Direct Factory Outlet retail complex at Essendon Fields in a "massive fireball described by witnesses as "like an at...


Amnesty International calls out Duterte's drug war

Responding to AI's report, Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella said recent surveys show more than eight out of 10 Filipinos are satisfied with the admini...


Canada to welcome 1200 refugees fleeing ISIL

The only change the Liberal government made to the proposal was to include Yazidi boys as well, who have suffered their own form of trauma as easy targets for I...


USA tourists and pilot killed in Australian plane crash

King Island is a popular destination for golfers, with two of its courses ranked in the top two in Australia. Earlier this month, Mr Garland, who had been doc...


New BBC Scotland channel a "shift in the right direction"

In 2015/16, we spent roughly £65m on UK-wide TV programmes made in Scotland. The news programme will be edited and presented in Scotland, will lead to 80 new ...


Public School Fires Back After Betsy DeVos Criticizes Its Teachers

Kal Alston, a professor of cultural foundations of education at Syracuse University and former senior administrator, said the rise of university sexual assault ...


Malaysia: Suspects Were Trained, N. Korean Diplomat Sought

Jong Nam - the estranged half- brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un - has been kept at the hospital mortuary while doctors try to determine his exact ca...


Donald Trump: 'Anti-Semitism is Horrible'

But with 69 threats targeting over 50 Jewish Community Centers in 27 states this year alone, critics said the president's statement is late and want more deta...


Woman's Facebook warning of shirt on vehicle windshield goes viral

She ran her wipers, but the shirt wouldn't brush off. "I used my windshield wipers to try to get them off but the shirt was completely wrapped around my wiper...


DPM: N. Korea urged to respect sovereignty of Malaysian laws

The investigation into the death of the exiled half-brother of North Korea's ruler Kim Jong Un is being carried out in an impartial manner, Malaysia's ambassado...


Canada won't abandon Mexico in NAFTA talks, Freeland says

The foreign ministers of Mexico and Canada presented a unified front ahead of potential trade talks with Donald Trump's administration, stressing the North Ame...


France trains eagles to attack drones

This helps prepare the eagles to be a drone's worst nightmare. Once they snatch the copter out of the sky and bring it back, they pick up their reward of fresh ...


Afghanistan put Zimbabwe in a spin

Afghanistan went up 2-0 in the five-match series as they trounced Zimbabwe by 54 runs in the second One-Day International (ODI) at Harare , a media report sa...


USA unveils sweeping orders to deport illegal immigrants

The priority for deportation will remain undocumented immigrants convicted of crimes, but will also include anyone who has been charged or potentially faces c...


State Trooper says he barely survived attack

Both men were around 5-feet-6-inches tall and of a "small build", said Lt. Melinda Logan. That's when two men, including Jerry Burnham of Berrien Springs, sto...


Sasikala may be moved to Chennai Jail?

And now, Sasikala wants to be moved to Chennai Jail for which the lawmakers of AIADMK are working towards the same. Sasikala has requested her party cadre to ...


Mexican Officials Irked by US DHS Plans on Eve of Tillerson Visit

President Donald Trump. The State Department said in a brief statement that they would discuss "border security, law enforcement co-operation and trade, among...


Man dies in shark attack off coast of La Reunion

Attacks like this on the French Indian Ocean island have seen eight fatalities out of those 20. The beach is reportedly at the mouth of a river and is well-kn...


North Korea calls for release of 3 detained in Jong Nam case

Malaysian police are also seeking a North Korean diplomat in relation to the suspected assassination of Kim Jong-nam, which is threatening to lose North Korea o...


'Calculating' Ian Stewart Found GUILTY Of Murdering Author Helen Bailey

Ian Stewart secretly spent months poisoning his writer lover with his sedatives, smothering her once she had been stupefied in April previous year. The court ...


Liow: No one should question police in Kim Jong-nam probe

The comments from Ambassador Kang Chol came amid rising tensions between North Korea and Malaysia over the death, with Malaysia recalling its ambassador to Pyon...


Envoy's remark an insult to Malaysia: Anifah

South Korea's prime minister said Monday that his government was "certain" that Pyongyang was behind the "act of terrorism". Speaking at a press conference on...


'Rude,' 'Shocking': Malaysia Blasts North Korea's Diplomats amid Kim Assassination Probe

Malaysian authorities say they were simply following procedures, but Kang questioned their motives. South Korea's Acting President and Prime Minister Hwang Ky...


Immigration minimum income requirement upheld by Supreme Court

The rules do not take into account the earnings of the foreign spouse, even if they are more qualified or likely to land a higher paid job than their British pa...


DMK leaders observe hunger strike; want fresh floor test in TN assembly

DMK, which has two members in the Puducherry Assembly is an alliance partner of the Congress and is supporting the government from outside. Stalin, in his pet...


Malaysian police seeking diplomat in connection with Kim Jong-nam murder

But an unbowed Kang hit back. Foreign Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman said in a press statement that the allegation was "a serious insult" to Malaysia...


North Korean Envoy Blasts Malaysians, Calls for Joint Probe

Before 2 a.m., four four-wheel-drive vehicles carrying special police officers were seen entering the gate of a hospital morgue where the body is being held, an...


Turkey moves against leadership of pro-Kurdish HDP

Turkey's parliament on Tuesday stripped HDP co-founder Figen Yüksekdag off her Member of Parliament status. Demirtas was sentenced on Tuesday for "insulting the...


Flynn May Face Senate Investigation

Gen. Michael Flynn his post as national security adviser. I would have directed him to do it if I thought he wasn't doing it. "It has led to a realization t...


Senior US official fired for criticising Trump's policies

CNN could not independently confirm the account, and Deare did not respond to a request for comment.Fielding questions about Deare's reassignment, Sanders sai...


Kremlin not aware of Trump associates' Ukraine proposal

The plan's existence was first reported by The New York Times , which said Cohen met with Artemenko and businessman Felix Sater in a hotel lobby on Park Av...


S. African court rules against govt plan to pull out of ICC

The government has subsequently been instructed by the High Court to withdraw its notice served to the United Nations Secretary-General. On October 21 2016, M...