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Apr 20 2018

Syria - Chemical weapons (17 April 2018)

Around 75 people are reported to have died in the alleged chemical weapons attack in Douma, which is now under government control after rebels withdrew. The fact-find...

Apr 20 2018

Russia, Syria trying to 'sanitize' chemical attack site - US State Dept

A Syrian security employee was slightly wounded in the crossfire on Tuesday, the Russian military said, but no Russian servicemen were at the site of the attack. US Defen...

Apr 20 2018

Zimbabwe sacks 15000 striking nurses for unemployed and retired nurses

According to the vice president, unemployed and retired nurses would be hired to replace those fired. "Any nurses who were expected off duty on the 16th and 17th and did ...

Apr 20 2018

France, Germany signal united front against Trump on trade

France and Germany, which account for around 50 per cent of euro zone output, are essential to the reform drive. PSA Group said in February 2017, before buying the Eu...

Apr 20 2018

Nobel winner ICAN welcomes Trump-Kim meeting but decries macho threats

President Donald Trump said that although he's looking ahead optimistically to a historic summit meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un he could still pull out if...

Apr 20 2018

35-year-old, minor raped in UP

Opinion | Do men see women only as daughters or sexual objects? The accused took the 35-year-old woman to another friend's home Meraj where they confined her for 18 h...

Apr 20 2018

CDC ALERT: Throw out your chopped romaine lettuce!

Cara Christ, director of the Arizona Department of Health Services. "If you do not know if the lettuce is romaine, do not eat it and throw it away", the CDC recommends....

Apr 20 2018

Fired FBI deputy chief facing criminal referral

It is up to the U.S. Attorney in D.C.to decide if criminal charges are warranted. Representatives with the Justice Division, inspector normal's workplace and US lawyer'...

Apr 20 2018

US Marshals to post billboards of wanted woman in double murder

Lois is also a person of interest in the March murder of her husband in Minnesota. Authorities say the two women talked at a bar in Fort Myers Beach and that Riess kil...

Apr 19 2018

Former 911 Operator Found Guilty Of Hanging Up On Thousands Of Callers

Bynum also said he expected the case to be appealed based on the statute prosecutors used to charge Williams. During that time, she systematically hung up on people who w...

Apr 19 2018

Cuba: Miguel Díaz-Canel to Become President as Raúl Castro Steps Down

Having maintained a relatively low profile as vice president, he has as recently as past year taken center stage in the government, appearing on multiple public occasions...

Apr 19 2018

Syrian air defence shoots down missiles over Homs: State media

Suleimani has to think twice about starting a full-scale, direct war with Israel, because of another big story many people have not noticed: Iran's currency is collapsing...

Apr 19 2018

Hearing to Postpone Stormy Daniels Suit Set for Friday

It appeared to be the first time Trump tweeted directly about the porn actress. The sketch has come with a U.S. $100,000 reward for anyone who can identify him. Trump...

Apr 19 2018

OPCW experts unlikely to enter Douma on Wednesday — UN source

He did not identify the assailants. The security team entered Douma earlier to determine whether the experts can deploy there today, said Ambassador Bashar Jaafari....

Apr 19 2018

Pitt County has few requests for absentee ballots

The registrant's vote will be counted unless the county board of elections determines that he or she is not qualified to vote. May I update my name or address at an ...

Apr 19 2018

House Agriculture Committee passes "Farm Bill"

Critics also say the mandatory employment assistance programs in the legislation aren't adequately funded and would force food stamp recipients into the programs withou...

Apr 19 2018

U.S. envoy to UN Haley says relationship with Trump is 'perfect'

On Sunday, Haley had announced that additional sanctions against Russian companies, banks, and equipment suppliers with ties to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's chemi...

Apr 19 2018

Smoke from northwest Oklahoma wildfires Wednesday may move into Oklahoma City

The largest fire, located about 110 miles northwest of Oklahoma City, has burned about 409 square miles and is 3 percent contained. Strong winds and low humidity worked...

Apr 19 2018

For survivors of Southwest engine explosion, what comes next?

After a preliminary inspection of the failed engine, National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Chairman Robert Sumwalt said that one of the engines titanium fan blade...

Apr 19 2018

BJP Asks All Party Ministers to Resign From J&K Cabinet

For the same reason he was forced to resign as a minister, Chowdhary Lal Singh on Tuesday again took out a rally in Jammu where he questioned the Crime Branch probe in ...