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Oct 03 2017

United States defense secretary breaks with Trump in backing Iran nuclear deal

To accommodate the shift, the Pentagon will deploy 3,000 additional troops in the coming months to join Afghan units that do not now have US advisers. Sen. Deb Fischer ...

Oct 03 2017

Teamsters organize truckers to move supplies in Puerto Rico

Trump's administration has come under pressure for what critics said was a slow federal aid response to Puerto Rico , compared with other hurricane-hit areas on the Un...

Oct 03 2017

Domestic violence vigil held at Justice Park

With "so many deserving Bronx-based domestic violence programs to choose from", narrowing it down to two charities wasn't easy, but Lozada chose the organizations after c...

Oct 03 2017

Jalal Talabani, first elected president of Iraq - obituary

His niece, Alaa Talabani, an Iraqi member of parliament, confirmed his death to CNN, after it was reported by Iraqi state TV and Kurdish media. Iraqi Prime Minister Hai...

Oct 03 2017

EU Brexit co-ordinator 'shocked' by Belfast peace walls

The non-binding motion was backed by 557 members of European Parliament , while 92 were against it and there were also 29 abstentions. British government ministers on ...

Oct 03 2017

Trump puts NFL players on notice: Stand for national anthem

If Jones picks up at least one sack against the 49ers, he would extend his streak of games with at least one to six games, which dates back to last season. Although it is...

Oct 03 2017

Trump Dedicates Golf Trophy To Puerto Rico Hurricane Victims

He says he knows other local lawmakers, in other states, have been involved with similar initiatives. "'Give Trump a chance!' they said", Takei posted on Twitter . I...

Oct 03 2017

Nothing to worry about - yet - when health programs expire

Emily Piper, commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Human Services, reported in a newspaper commentary last month that her states funds would be exhausted last Sun...

Oct 03 2017

Moscow hopes new ambassador Huntsman to help mend Russia-US ties

President Vladimir Putin is a consistent advocate of restoring Russian-US ties, but problems exist in the two states' relations due to US actions, TASS quoted Peskov as...

Oct 03 2017

Mass Shooting in Las Vegas: At least 59 Killed

Concertgoers never stood a chance when Paddock perched himself out the window of the 32nd floor inside the Mandalay Bay Hotel with at least ten high powered weapons at ...

Oct 03 2017

Facebook Inc (FB) To Hire 1000 More Ad Reviewers To Address Crisis

A recent investigation revealed that Russian-linked operatives purchased hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of politically-charged ads that targeted US voters with bl...

Oct 03 2017

Amber Rudd accuses tech giants of 'sneering' at politicians

Home Secretary Amber Rudd said on Tuesday, announcing an update of counter-terrorism laws. Michael Beckerman, chief executive of the Internet Association, which repres...

Oct 03 2017

Puerto Rico has big problems, but Trump isn't one of them

Much of the focus is on the high country, which is mountainous areas of Puerto Rico that are exceedingly hard to access and subject to landslides and mudslides. Within th...

Oct 03 2017

Five arrested after 'bomb attack' foiled in Paris

It was found when a local resident of the building in RueChanez called the police shortly before 4.30am on Saturday'. Two more were found on the street. Speaking to Franc...

Oct 03 2017

Country Artists Share First-Hand Accounts of Las Vegas Shooting

My Thoughts and prayers go out to everyone involved tonight. While our artists and staff are safe, our hearts are broken for those listeners in our extended family who ...

Oct 03 2017

North Korea Relocates Missiles

President Donald Trump has been locked in constant bitter war of words with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Donald Trump made his remarks after Rex Tillerson had ...

Oct 03 2017

Khawaja Asif left for three-day visit to USA

In an interview with Pakistan's Geo TV, Asif hit back at India and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's words at the UNGA. He also called the Rashtriya Swayamsevak...

Oct 03 2017

Gareth Bale ruled out of Wales qualifiers

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane had informed last week that Bale was suffering from " muscle fatigue ", and it was " nothing important ". He added: " He could ha...

Oct 03 2017

Swachh Bharat Mission is people's movement: PM Modi

Addressing a programme here on the third anniversary of Swachh Bharat mission, Puri said about 38 lakh household toilets in urban areas have already been built against a ...

Oct 03 2017

Varun Dhawan starrer Judwaa 2 mints Rs. 18 cr on Monday

The David Dhawan directorial collected an impressive Rs 15.5 crore on its opening day, goosing it to the fourth spot on the biggest openings of 2017 list. Exclusive ph...