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May 08 2017

Again, Buhari Jets Out for Medical Treatment in London…See Details

Nation said the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday told the Federal High Court in Lagos that no one has come forward to claim the $43,449,947 (abou...

May 08 2017

Trump on Twitter: 'Everybody' Has Better Healthcare Than US

President Trump boards Air Force One before his departure from Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland, Thursday, May 4, 2017. During a press conference with Australian Prim...

May 08 2017

10-year-old girl bitten by alligator in Florida

The girl was bitten in the knee and calf by a almost 9-foot gator. The 10-year-old attacked by an alligator at an Orange County park Saturday was able to get free after...

May 08 2017

Ismail Haniyeh elected new Hamas chief

It also aims to appease Egypt, which holds the key to the door to Gaza and could ease the blockade on the strip. Hamas is listed as a terrorist organisation by the Un...

May 08 2017

Voting underway in French presidential runoff

Pollsters are not allowed under French law to publish polls before voting closes at 8 p.m. (1800 GMT), when the first officials estimates are expected. " I will defend Fr...

May 08 2017

Israeli Cabinet committee pushes bill that downgrades Arabic

Centrists in Netanyahu's government have argued a "nation-state" bill is unnecessary, noting the 1948 Declaration of Independence already proclaimed a Jewish state. The b...

May 08 2017

Chibok schoolgirls were swapped for 5 Boko Haram commanders

Islamist militant group Boko Haram released 82 Chibok schoolgirls who were kidnapped by the organisation three years ago. Special adviser to the President, Femi Adesi...

May 08 2017

India's anti-corruption crusader faces bribery allegation

Delhi Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) chief Manoj Tiwari asserted that Kejriwal had surpassed Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav in terms of corruption. He ad...

May 08 2017

WWII bombs force mass evacuation in Hanover

It is unclear whether the bombs are largely intact or present a real danger to the city. Bomb disposal expert Chris Hunter said it was "quite a significant incident". S...

May 08 2017

Kentucky Derby 2017: How to bet (legally)

But he's an incredible horse. Velazquez used his colt's speed out of the gate to get good position early in a chaotic start that saw several horses, including McCraken ...

May 07 2017

OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. (OB) Announces Earnings Results

This acquisition is subject to standard closing conditions, including regulatory approvals, and is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2017. The fund owned 433,705...

May 04 2017

Moon Jae-in Warns US to Respect South Korean Democracy

He declined to go into details of what action the United States wanted, but said: "We are hoping that countries will look at what they can be doing to bring North Korea a...

May 04 2017

Indonesia's oldest man dies at 146

According to his identity card, Sodimejo - locally known as Mbah Gotho - was born on December 31, 1870. But on 12 April he was rushed to hospital because of deteriorati...

Apr 25 2017

One Stock Analysts Are Watching - PennTex Midstream Partners, LP (NASDAQ:PTXP)

Spirit of America Management Corp NY raised its stake in Shell Midstream Partners by 61.9% in the first quarter. If we look at stock performance in last active day trad...

Apr 24 2017

Doctor removed from United Airlines flight files to preserve possible evidence

In an email to employees on Tuesday, Munoz said Dao was "disruptive and belligerent" before he was removed by officers. Dao was then dragged off the plane by airpor...

Apr 24 2017

Snap poll expected to strengthen Theresa May

The opposition Labour Party and Liberal Democrats welcomed the chance to put their policies to voters, though the Scottish National Party said the election call is a cyni...

Apr 24 2017

British parliament backs May's plan for June 8 snap election

Rejecting the PM's claim that an election is needed to prevent disunity at Westminster undermining a Brexit deal, Mr Corbyn said: "There is no obstacle to the Governmen...

Apr 24 2017

Nikki Haley: Investigate reported killings of gays in Russian Federation

Haley is the second member of the Trump administration to condemn the reported LGBTQ crisis in Chechnya , where police are said to be arresting and detaining men belie...

Apr 24 2017

Abu Sayyaf militants behead kidnapped Philippine soldier - army

Three of the bandits were killed in a firefight with troops of the 302nd Brigade in Barangay Bacani in Clarin town, Bohol around 8 p.m., said Armed Forces public affairs ...

Apr 24 2017

Trump budget chief: Spending bill must have money for wall

White House budget chief Mick Mulvaney said the administration is prepared to make concessions to Democrats on health care reform in order to get the wall money. But it...