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Veteran with prosthetic leg carries woman across Boston Marathon finish line

Ms Switzer has now taken part in the Boston Marathon nine times in total, and has won the New York Marathon - completing a total of 40 marathons, and numerous o...


Who Is Aya Hijazi? Egyptian Prisoner Released After 'Travesty Of Justice'

Hijazi, who also has dual Egyptian citizenship, founded a nonprofit with her husband to help homeless children. Trump had been briefed on the issue early in...


Rockets determined to play better in conference semis

The Rockets lost 3-of-4 from the Spurs in the regular season, while splitting four games with the Grizzlies . Meanwhile, Joe Johnson has used his scoring...


Maoists in black gear used rocket launchers, says CRPF survivor

At least 25 CRPF personnel were killed and several injured by Naxals between Burkapal-Chintagufa area in south Bastar in Sukma on Monday, April 24. "We will not...


Who exactly is Marine Le Pen?

Surveying Le Pen's results against more than a dozen such measures, the data suggest her message played particularly well in low-income areas with higher number...


United States sets up missile defense in S. Korea as North shows power

South Korea's Ministry of Defense said in a release that the two countries have put out efforts to secure swift operational management capability of the THAAD s...


GOP budget hawks open to Trump tax plan despite debt

U.S. President Donald Trump will sign several executive orders on energy and the environment this week, a White House official said on Sunday. The official,...


NY Farm Bureau Statement on President Trump Ag. Executive Order

He also announced the launch of his official Twitter handle: @ SecretarySonny . "Secretary Perdue spoke about having the opportunity to visit New York during hi...


Trump tax plan scheduled to be unveiled: let the battle begin

Republicans became more concerned with government keeping "its" revenue than letting the people keep their money. Let me translate that little bit of Washin...


Fiat Chrysler quarterly earnings up by more than a third

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV earned a media sentiment score of 0.35 on AlphaOne's scale. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Fiat Chrysl...


France's smug Macron under pressure to step up game against Le Pen

Macron is proudly and profoundly pro-European, strongly supportive of France's inclusion in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, the European Union and the eur...


Perdue Confirmed as Agriculture Secretary

Governor Perdue will serve our nation's farmers and ranchers well. Perdue Confirmed as Agriculture SecretaryUSAgNet - 04/25/2017The Senate on Monday confirm...


Appeal of Turkey's referendum fails

The Turkish president's office told the Tass news agency on Friday that Erdogan planned to visit Russian Federation on May 3 to meet with Putin. The persecuti...


United States missile defense system to be operational in days in S. Korea

A South Korean military official who spoke anonymously said two mobile launchers had arrived at the site, but could not confirm whether the "remaining four" had...


President Trump's Not Changing His Position on the Border Wall

Ideally, the Republicans would be abandoning that fight and engaging the Democrats in a genuinely constructive update of Obamacare , not the "repeal-and-repl...


In return to Chicago, Obama aims to prep 'next generation of leadership'

The former president's speech was not about politics, nor was it about the issues of the day, but instead it was an 80-minute question and answer system focused...


After visa changes, Australia is making it harder to become a citizen

The Department of Immigration and Border Protection confirmed that existing visa holders would not be affected by the change, and would be accommodated for unde...


Labour pledges pay rise for 'undervalued' NHS staff

At the Unison Health Conference in Liverpool, Mr Ashworth will say: "Our NHS staff are the very pride of Britain". Dr Mark Porter, BMA council chair, stated t...


Emmanuel Macron on risky hunt for blue-collar votes against Marine Le Pen

Without explicit reference to far-right candidate Marine Le Pen, the senior French Muslim leader said French citizens had to comprehend the "threat embodied by ...


'We are very happy to have Aya back home'

She spent her childhood in Falls Church, Virginia and earned her B.A.in conflict analysis and resolution from George Mason University in 2009 before moving to E...


UK's Labour Party vows to ditch May's Brexit plan if elected

He said many Britons were "held back" by the government and "many people feel the system is rigged against them". Most Labour lawmakers — and most Conservat...


Trump administration to brief full U.S. Congress on North Korea policy

The impoverished, isolated state says it needs nuclear weapons to defend itself against the threat of invasion, and has issued blood-curdling promises of retali...


GOP lawmakers told they're inching closer to ObamaCare repeal deal

WASHINGTON-In a series of Sunday morning Twitter messages, President Donald Trump warned the Affordable Care Act would falter without new funding, and pressur...


Unified Oversight Leaders Say 'No Evidence' Flynn Followed Law on Foreign Payments

He noted that lawmakers would be interested in seeing documents that could shed light on what Flynn told the White House and his foreign contacts before he wa...


Trump administration steps up criticism of Iran

Tillerson said one of the mistakes in the way the agreement was put together was that it ignored all the other serious threats Iran posed outside of its nucle...


Trump bashes court for blocking cuts to sanctuary cities

A federal judge in San Francisco on Tuesday partially blocked President Trump's attempts to punish "sanctuary cities" that do not fully comply with federal ...


Australia toughens up citizenship test

We are an immigration nation, but the fact remains: Australian workers must have priority for Australian jobs . The co-founder of successful technology compa...


USA releases footage of 'mother of all bombs' being dropped

The Ministry of Defense said in a statement that several IS caves and ammunition caches were destroyed by the giant bomb, which terrified villagers on both si...


BC leaders set for televised debate

NDP attack ads focus on donations from property developers while housing prices soared in Metro Vancouver, and a $50,000-a-year party salary for Clark that has ...


Days of Gibberish-Trump Has Weaponized Nonsense

Trump has directed aides to move quickly on a plan to cut the corporate income tax rate to 15 percent from 35 percent, a Trump administration official said...


US submarine makes S Korea port call, North remains defiant

According to the daily, "all parties would bear the consequences, with Pyongyang sure to suffer the greatest losses". North Korea has kicked its weapons pr...


Korea installs parts of contentious US missile defense

Kanasugi said after talks with his US and South Korean counterparts that they all agreed China should take a concrete role to resolve the crisis and it could us...


Ruling Socialist party unanimously agrees to support Macron's presidential bid

She fired the first broadside in the northern town of Rouvroy. With an eye to Le Pen's avowedly France-first policies, Macron told the crowd: "I want to be th...


Iraqi detained in connection with Dortmund bus blast 'fought for IS'

Should the UEFA have canceled Dortmund's game against Monaco after the team's bus was attacked? One piece of positive news, according to German media, is the ...


As Tensions Mount, North Korea Conducts 'Large-scale Artillery Drill'

North Korea is nearing the "point of no return" as the reclusive regime prepares for a possible sixth nuclear test , Chinese media reports . He went onto w...