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New search underway in connection to Brittanee Drexel case

The attorney for Dawn Drexel said his client was notified by the Federal Bureau of Investigation that a search was taking place in Georgetown County Friday in r...


US Investigating Whether Its Mosul Airstrikes Caused Mass Civilian Casualties

According to Airwars.org, a non-profit which independently tracks allegations of civilian casualties, airstrikes by the US-led coalition have allegedly killed m...


Irom Sharmila secures just 90 votes, loses to Manipur CM in Thoubal

The common narrative attempting to explain the massive defeat of the party's star candidate and a global icon is that elections in Manipur are not fought on the...


North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to reschedule meeting to accommodate Tillerson

Tillerson will reportedly participate in President Donald Trump's meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Florida on April 6-7. "This is not just a decis...


The Final Photo Of Heroic Cop Keith Palmer Has Emerged

PC Keith Palmer, a 48-year-old husband and father who worked on the Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection Squad, has been hailed a hero for his actions in the...


SC Notice to Poll Panel on Alleged Tampering of EVMs

A bench led by the Chief Justice of India JS Khehar along with Justices DY Chandrachud and Sanjay Kishan Kaul directed the election commission to furnish th...


After Electronics Ban, Airlines Promise To Make Flying Great Again

The restrictions could deal a blow to fast-growing Gulf airlines , which depend on business-class flyers stopping over in Dubai or Doha for far-flung destinati...


Explosions at Jabalpur ordnance factory, no confirmation on casualties yet

Explosions are still taking place", Choudhary told PTI over phone from the spot at around 8 pm. Later speaking to ANI, District Collector Mahesh Choudhary inf...


AAP upset over covering of Arvind Kejriwal's photos on hoardings

The trial in the case will commence on 20 May. In a separate case, ex-crickter Chetan Chuahan has also filed defamation charges against Kejriwal and suspended B...


Iraqi forces pause Mosul push over concern for civilian casualties

The US-backed offensive to drive ISIL out of Mosul, now in its sixth month, has recaptured most of the city. Mosawi noted that the army has probably liberated...


Trump forced to pull health care bill in major setback

But it reportedly wasn't until this week that the president grappled with the possibility of losing the vote on the bill. The modified version also speeds up ...


Deadly airstrike in Mosul kills scores of civilians

The website reports that the witnesses told the Iraq-based SHAFAQ News that the militant group, which took over territories in Iraq and Syria in 2014, had s...


Ryan unmasks himself as biggest threat to GOP, Trump presidency

Midterm elections are nearly always hard on the party in power, but Republicans up for re-election next year may also have to distance themselves from an unpopu...


Nine Afghan Policeman Killed in Insider Attack

A spokesman for Helmand's governor confirmed the district police and governor's headquarters were now in militant hands. Provincial military officials maint...


U.S. investigating Mosul strikes said to have killed civilians

It continues, as Iraqi forces fight militants in the western part of the city, after already retaking the east. "He said ISIS was using people as human shield...


As fighting intensifies, number of people trapped in Mosul grows

According to Iraqi television Alsumaria, the victims may also have been trapped after being used by the extremists as human shields at that point in Mosul, wher...


After Repeal Fails, GOP Faces Pressure To Make ACA Work

That's not going to happen this month, probably not even this year. The Congressman pointed out positive things he said Obamacare has done. "And the last thin...


Democrats introduce 'MAR-A-LAGO' bill; so, what's in it?

Representative Mike Quigley (D-Ill.) is also introducing a House version of the legislation that basically says the same thing. John Wonderlich, executive...


Republicans Pull Health Care Bill From House Floor

However, multiple reports suggested that between 28 and 35 Republicans were opposed to President Trump's draft American Health Care Act. They reiterated their...


Paris book fair features leading French election candidate

Amid the unprecedented level of voter uncertainty, a senior Socialist minister revealed he was abandoning his party's candidate and backing favorite Emmanuel Ma...


'Carlos the Jackal' back on trial for 1974 Paris attack

Venezuelan worldwide terrorist Carlos the Jackal whose real name is Ilich Ramirez Sanchez , left, sits with his French lawyer Isabelle Coutant-Peyre in a Paris...


House Dems Hit GOP With First Attack Ads On Health Care

Pallone said. "Now you'll be able to sell insurance policies that are essentially meaningless". MCEVERS: Scott, you covered the fight eight years ago to pass ...


Mosul air strikes kill dozens of civilians, say Iraqi officials

United States media reports said an investigation was under way. On Wednesday, an Iraqi army officer in western Mosul - who requested anonymity as he was ...


Former Russian lawmaker and Kremlin critic shot dead in streets of Kiev

When he moved to Ukraine previous year, Voronenkov claimed that persecution by Russian security services was the driving force behind his decision. MOSCOW-A s...


Coalition says it hit Mosul site where civilians reportedly killed

The exact cause of the collapses was not clear, but a local lawmaker and two local residents said air strikes by the US -led coalition targeting ISIL militants ...


Turkey's anti-Gulen Campaign Leaves Bosniaks in Dilemma

Mr Woolsey, who was a Trump campaign adviser at the time, advised late to the meeting to find Mr Flynn and Turkish officials allegedly discussing Fethullah Gule...


Senior Hamas militant assassinated in Gaza Strip

Khalil al-Haya, Hamas's deputy chief in the Gaza Strip, said at the funeral that Israel "will bear responsibility for the killing". Militants from small Jihad...


Michael Flynn, Turkish officials secretly discussed removing exiled Muslim cleric from US

Woolsey, who attended the September 19 meeting at the Essex House hotel, described the ideas discussed as "a covert step in the dead of night to whisk this guy ...


European Union leaders sign off on concept of multi-speed Europe

Security is tight with snipers on rooftops, drones in the skies and 3,000 police officers on the streets as Italy takes no risks following an attack this week i...


Australia braces for Cyclone Debbie

The low pressure system in the Coral Sea is expected to develop into tropical cyclone Debbie on Saturday. The category 1 storm has sustained winds near the ce...


Russian Federation accused of state terrorism

Speaking at Ukrainian Security Service (SBU) training facilities near Kyiv on March 24, Poroshenko called on law enforcement and security structures to join eff...


South Korea's Park apologizes, promises cooperation in graft investigation

Park is being investigated over her involvement in a scandal that has roiled South Korean politics for months and ended her presidency on March 10. Park has b...


London attack: PC Keith Palmer to be honoured on memorial

I liked his amusing hat so I asked him if we could take a picture with me. - A spring break trip to see her son in London captured so much more than Wellingto...


Jordan airline suggests flyers 'talk' during laptop ban

The airports in West Asia that are on the list of 10 airports identified by the Donald Trump administration for the ban are among those that are used frequently...


Capitol Hill Conservatives Welcome Speaker Paul Ryan's Ryancare Retreat

No deal is yet finished and so this is a very fluid situation. The White House made it clear today that at present "there is no plan B". Trump and House S...