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Sep 02 2017

Germany may 'rethink' Turkey ties after two more Germans detained: Merkel

Germany will veto the update of Turkey's Customs Union with the European Union, New Europe reports.That was one of the main subjects discussed between the President...

Sep 02 2017

Sun Valley brush fire threatens homes, forces evacuations, shuts down 210 Freeway

High winds also sent embers from the blaze across the 210, sparking a spot fire about a quarter-mile away, Stewart said. A 20-acre brush fire is now burning on both sid...

Sep 02 2017

Brush Fire Prompts Closure of 210 Freeway in Sun Valley Area

A 20-acre brush fire is now burning on both sides of the 5 freeway near Lake Hughes Road in Castaic. About a half-acre of medium brush was on fire when the first crews ...

Sep 02 2017

'All options are on the table' after North Korea missile test

Asked about the United States, Japan and Britain looking to impose new sanctions on North Korea , Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said the situatio...

Sep 02 2017

Backed Forces Claim IS Fighters Pushed From Raqqa Old City

Raqqa is now in an epicenter of fierce battles between Daesh that has controlled the city since 2013 and the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF). Mr Sello added that the SDF...

Sep 02 2017

2 men accused of trying to rob bar full of off-duty cops

And two dumb and unlucky robbers tried an armed heist on one outside of Baltimore, Maryland, when it happened to be full of off-duty officers. As WBAL-TV noted, Monagha...

Sep 02 2017

North Korea missile launch: US successfully conducts missile defense test

Many observers note that the DPRK launched the missile at a time when Japan and the United States hold large-scale exercises near its borders. Markey, who recentl...

Sep 02 2017

Health attacks on United States diplomats in Cuba continued in August

The health concerns date to late 2016 but were revealed only when the State Department said in August that it had expelled two Cuban diplomats as a rebuke to the Cuban go...

Sep 02 2017

United States successfully tests missile interception in Hawaii

The successful test suggests that a USA destroyer in the East Sea could potentially take down a North Korean missile. A medium-range ballistic missile target is launche...

Sep 02 2017

Supreme Court to hold final hearing in Bofors case in October

The plea filed in Supreme court by Agrawal has also alleged apparent collusiveness by CBI with the accused persons in the Bofors scam, saying the agency did not challen...

Sep 02 2017

Mexico, Canada to stay in NAFTA even if U.S. leaves - minister

Tearing up the 23-year-old deal between the neighboring countries could put Trump at odds with his rural base, with farmers and ranchers dependent on trade for their live...

Sep 02 2017

Theresa May aims to copy European Union trade deals after Brexit

Britain "will be working with our worldwide partners, as we have done previously, but we will be re-doubling our efforts with our global partners to put pressure on North...

Sep 02 2017

Mattis says no rift with Trump on North Korea

Trump tweeted his frustration about North Korea in the morning, saying that "Talking is not the answer!" Mattis , a retired Marine general, was asked about the twe...

Sep 02 2017

USA conducts missile intercept test amid heightened tensions with North Korea

North Korea said it fired the intermediate-range ballistic missile Tuesday over Japan to counter current joint exercises by South Korea and the United States. North Kore...

Sep 02 2017

Pope Francis and Patriarch Bartholomew: praying for creation

The fact that the pope , the leader of the world's 1.3 billion Catholics, and the patriarch, the first among equals in the leadership of the Orthodox church with its 2...

Sep 02 2017

North Korea Orders The Death Of Two Reporters Over Book Review

The government, however, sought to quell the speculation, with the Foreign Ministry saying South Korea continues to observe the current nuclear-free principle and the Def...

Sep 02 2017

White House: Trump to donate $1M to Harvey relief efforts

The bulk of the initial request will go to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, which is rapidly burning through cash as the primary agency handling disaster relief. ...

Sep 02 2017

Pet supply donations needed for animals affected by Hurricane Harvey

The ASPCA is assisting the Galveston County Animal Resource Center with the transport and relocation of approximately 120 homeless animals from Galveston County to sh...

Sep 02 2017

Woman Dies After Being Found With Rosary Beads Stuffed Down Throat

She was transported to a local hospital, where she died, according to WNBC . Police said the woman's boyfriend had been running in the street naked and ranting earlier...

Sep 02 2017

Maryland gas prices climb into holiday weekend

Prices across NY have remained fairly steady, increasing from two to four cents on average across Upstate over the past week although prices are likely to climb as the we...