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Aug 25 2017

White House says it is committed to raising debt ceiling

At a White House briefing, press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders lashed out at the Tennessee Republican's harsh rebuke at a Rotary event in his home state August 17 ...

Aug 25 2017

Rabbis cancel holiday call with Trump following…

The Central Conference of American Rabbis , Rabbinical Assembly, Reconstructionist Rabbinical Association and Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism released a j...

Aug 25 2017

Top US general vows to destroy IS in Afghanistan

Lay down your arms and join Afghan society. Gen. Nicholson further added that "The Taliban are a criminal organization, more interested in profits from drugs, kidnappin...

Aug 25 2017

Roberto Carlos sentenced to three months in prison by Brazilian court

The 44-year-old owes 61,000 Brazilian real (approximately £15,000) to Barbara Thurler, and as a result has been given a jail sentence by the Rio de Janeiro courts. But th...

Aug 25 2017

North Korea hints at stronger missiles in photos

In the report , KCNA said Kim had visited the site and ordered the plant to "produce more solid-fuel rocket engines and rocket warhead tips". North Korea's state m...

Aug 25 2017

USA open for discussion with North Korea: Rex Tillerson

China's trade with North Korea fell in July from a month earlier, data showed on Wednesday, as a ban on coal purchases from its isolated neighbour slowed imports amid g...

Aug 25 2017

White House: HBCU conference scheduled for September is on

As Sanders left the room, with almost every single hand in the room shot up, members of the press ever so eagerly awaiting some response from this administration, someone...

Aug 25 2017

Pakistan to take regional consensus over Trump's new policy: Khawaja Asif

Donald Trump had come down heavily on Pakistan for its support to terrorist groups, saying it receives billions of dollars in U.S. aid but continues to shelter terrori...

Aug 25 2017

Police, army base attacked in Myanmar

Muslim insurgents attacked the state one day after he released the report. Five policemen and seven Rohingya Muslim militants are preliminarily reported to have been ki...

Aug 25 2017

United States urges India, Pakistan to talk Kashmir

He insisted that others - the Afghan government, Pakistan, India and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies - step up their own commitment to resolving the 16-year c...

Aug 25 2017

IS beheads 11 in Libya

Libya has been wracked by turmoil since 2011, when a bloody popular uprising ended with the ouster and death of longtime leader Muammar Gaddafi. Sarraj said such a move...

Aug 25 2017

Spain probe deepens as second suspect wins release

The terrorist cell, which included 12 people, is considered to be behind the attacks. He denied being part of the attackers' cell, telling the court that he was acting ...

Aug 25 2017

Teen explains how he walked out of Smoky Mountains after 11 days

WATE said Bohanan was first reported missing on Sunday, Aug. 13 after going for a hike with his stepfather on Friday. At one point, Bohanan heard a search helicopter a...

Aug 25 2017

SEA Games: RI soccer faces tough task against Cambodia

Indonesia and Vietnam will face off to close out preliminary group play on Thursday, while the Philippines will battle Timor-Leste on Friday. The win means the hos...

Aug 25 2017

Weather chief steps down as Macau cleans up from typhoon

Hato on Wednesday hit the nearby financial hub of Hong Kong , uprooting trees, flooding streets, forcing hundreds of airline flights to be canceled and halting financial ...

Aug 25 2017

Assembly polls: Jaitley made in-charge of Gujarat, Javadekar gets K'taka

Union minister Thawar Chand Gehlot has been appointed the election in-charge for the Himachal Pradesh assembly polls, also scheduled for later this year. In 1989, he was ...

Aug 25 2017

Scout wars: Boys accused of recruiting girls

BuzzFeed News reports the Girl Scouts of the US wrote a "strongly worded letter" to the board of the Boy Scouts of America Monday, accusing them of running a "covert c...

Aug 25 2017

Thailand's deputy prime minister says possible Yingluck has fled Thailand

The court refused to accept the reason and issued a warrant of arrest for Yingluck, the younger sister of another former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra who fled the ...

Aug 25 2017

PM Abbasi to chair NSC meeting today

Today a top Trump administration official has said that U.S. will ask nations that harbour terror networks to eliminate them and will target terrorists in their sanctuari...

Aug 25 2017

USA envoy briefs Pakistan army chief on Trump's Afghan plans

He said that Trump's announcement of a change in American policy implies that the USA will end its support and assistance for Pakistan and that Trump signaled that defe...