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Iraq Prepares for New Fight Against
News18Iraq Prepares for New Fight Against Post-Mosul ISNew York TimesBAGHDAD — With the Islamic State group's "caliphate" seemingly nearing its downfall in Iraq, the country's security agencies are preparing for a different fight against the militants, shifting away from ground offensives to a focus on intelligence ...U.S.-led coalition killed 50000 ISIS militants in last 2 yearsNew York Daily NewsIraqi troops retreat after Mosul hospital battleBusiness InsiderIslamic State 'has lost 50000 fighters' over two yearsBBC NewsAOL News -CBS News -Voice of America -International Business Timesall 318 news articles »
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 11:03 pm
South Korean Lawmakers Begin Presidential
NewsweekSouth Korean Lawmakers Begin Presidential Impeachment VoteNew York TimesSEOUL, South Korea — South Korean lawmakers began an impeachment vote Friday against President Park Geun-hye. Success is widely expected amid a corruption scandal that has left her isolated and loathed. As more than 1,500 protesters massed in ...South Korean assembly set to vote on president's impeachmentWashington PostSouth Korea parliament begins historic vote to impeach ParkReutersSouth Korea on the Verge of Impeaching Its President: TimelineBloombergWall Street Journal -Chicago Tribune -WHIO -Pittsburgh Post-Gazetteall 962 news articles »
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 11:03 pm
Paris still struggling with worse pollution
NBCNews.comParis still struggling with worse pollution peak in decadeBusiness InsiderPARIS (AP) — Facing its worse winter pollution in a decade, Paris is sticking to controversial traffic restrictions. Paris city hall has barred half of all cars from traveling and made public transportation free for a third consecutive day. A similar ...Parisians Grapple With Worst Winter Pollution in a DecadeNew York TimesParis commuters given free public transport to help fight worst pollution in yearsThe Sydney Morning HeraldParis makes public transport free to tackle smogABC OnlineTimes of India (blog) -Yahoo News -International Business Times -Daily Mailall 169 news articles »
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 9:17 pm
Asia Pacific|Tsunami Warnings Canceled After
Washington PostAsia Pacific|Tsunami Warnings Canceled After Solomon Islands EarthquakeNew York TimesWELLINGTON, New Zealand — Tsunami warnings for several Pacific islands, including those in Hawaii, were canceled Friday after authorities determined that a powerful magnitude 7.7 earthquake that struck near the Solomon Islands did not pose a broad ...Residents take to the hills as powerful quake hits Solomon IslandsReutersTsunami warnings canceled after Solomon Islands earthquakeU.S. News & World ReportWorld brirefs: Post-quake Hawaii tsunami watch canceledPittsburgh Post-GazetteNEWS.com.au -Stuff.co.nz -Huffington Post -whnt.comall 251 news articles »
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 9:12 pm
Indonesia president visits quake survivors,
SalonIndonesia president visits quake survivors, vows to rebuildSalonIndonesia president visits quake survivors, vows to rebuild An earthquake survivor cooks breakfast at the ruin of her home in Pidie Jaya, Aceh province, Indonesia, Friday, Dec. 9, 2016. Humanitarian organizations descended on Indonesia's Aceh province ...Aceh earthquake: Spectre of Boxing Day tsunami haunts as more than 11000 displacedThe Sydney Morning HeraldThe Latest: Australia offers help with Aceh quake responseBusiness InsiderAid Groups Descend on Indonesia Quake Zone; Deaths Reach 102The Irrawaddy News MagazineDaily Mail -Reliefweb -AsiaOne -Jakarta Postall 59 news articles »
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 8:37 pm
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Former senator, astronaut John Glenn dies at
The former space explorer and U.S. senator made history in 1962 as the first American to orbit the Earth.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:20 pm
Firefighter: Warehouse missing from
The illegally occupied building where dozens of partygoers perished in a blaze may not have been checked for fire hazards.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 6:20 pm
Trump meets with Ohio State attack victims
The president-elect took on the somber task of consoling several people who were stabbed last week.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 6:19 pm
Life expectancy declines in the U.S.
In most years since World War II, rates have inched up, thanks to medical advances, among improvements.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 3:41 pm
House hurriedly passes stopgap funding bill
With the prospect that the federal government could close at midnight Friday, the measure was approved 326-96.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 3:04 pm
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Debris in Alaska Lake Possibly From Plane
Debris believed to be from a small plane carrying four people that's missing in Alaska was found Thursday in a lake near where the aircraft took off from, an official said. Searchers in a boat found the debris floating on Lake Clark, National Park Service ...
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 3:13 pm
For the Record: Most Americans unhappy with
Andy Puzder, President and CEO of CKE Restaurants, shows off one of their Monster Thick Burgers in 2005. (Photo: Tim A. Parker, for USA TODAY) The guy who brought you Paris Hilton washing a car while eating a cheeseburger will run the Department of Labor ...
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 3:13 pm
Russia: Syrian Army Stopped Bombing Aleppo
Syrian government forces have halted military operations in eastern Aleppo, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Thursday, in an effort to allow around 8,000 civilians to flee the besieged city. Lavrov was at a meeting of European foreign minister ...
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 3:11 pm
Witness at murder trial says Will Smith was
NEW ORLEANS -- Former Saints player Will Smith was accused of bringing about "his own demise" by the friend of Smith's accused killer, Cardell Hayes, during one of the most dramatic moments to date in Hayes' murder trial. That friend, Kevin O'Neal ...
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 3:11 pm
Alabama Executes Man For 1994 Convenience
(Reuters) - Alabama executed a former Eagle scout on Thursday for a convenience store killing in 1994, the 20th person executed in the United States this year and the second in Alabama. Ronald Smith, 45, was pronounced dead at 11:05 p.m. (0505 GMT) at the ...
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 3:09 pm
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S Korea lawmakers vote to impeach leader
South Korean parliament votes to impeach President Park Geun-hye over a corruption scandal.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 11:26 pm
Islamic State 'has lost 50,000 fighters'
At least 50,000 IS militants have been killed over the past two years, a top US military official says.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 10:33 pm
Courtside gambling ads dumped from
Controversial courtside ads for William Hill will not be featured at next month's tennis tournament.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 9:44 pm
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Posted on 8 December 2016 | 8:50 pm
US actor Judge Reinhold arrested in Dallas
US actor Judge Reinhold is arrested after a confrontation with security officials at Dallas airport.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 8:35 pm
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Hillary Clinton calls fake news 'an
Hillary Clinton, speaking in public Thursday for one of the first times since losing the presidential election a month ago, called the proliferation of fake news "an epidemic."
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 9:46 pm
People who think Sandy Hook attack was hoax
Just one week ahead of the fourth anniversary of the deadly shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, at Sandy Hook Elementary School, one father talked to CNN's Anderson Cooper on "AC360" about the hate he has received from various individuals who believe the incident was fake.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 8:50 pm
Below-freezing temperatures set to sweep the
The cold is taking hold of the US weather pattern for the next week. Over the next seven days, 80% of the country will at some point see temperatures below freezing.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 8:08 pm
Pence poised to be powerful VP
President-elect Donald Trump is finding comfort and delight in the revival of his boisterous campaign rallies.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 8:02 pm
Pew poll: Trump's approval lower than
Americans are less approving of President-elect Donald Trump than they were of previous presidents during their transitions into office, a new Pew Research Group poll shows.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:16 pm
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Gatlinburg, national park to reopen Friday
Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the nation's most visited, to reopen Friday.       
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 4:25 am
Amid church controversy, thousands honor
The Catholic Church on the island is reeling from sex abuse allegations and lawsuits.       
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 3:29 am
Donald Trump's campaign investment hit $66
Trump added $10 million more to his campaign but did not hit touted $100 million mark.       
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 3:27 am
Space pros: John Glenn had the 'real right
Space professionals praise integrity, leadership of astronaut John Glenn.       
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 2:47 am
Andrew Puzder: 5 things to know about
Andrew Puzder: 5 things to know about Trump's pick to head the Department of Labor.       
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 2:20 am
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Europe Edition: Aleppo, John Glenn, Donald
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Posted on 8 December 2016 | 10:00 pm
Over Beers With Fans, Bayern Munich Delivers
Though at the vanguard of German soccer’s global success, the club takes pride in its local roots, with even its biggest stars happy to take time out to spend a day with fans.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 9:01 pm
Alabama Inmate Executed After Supreme Court
Ronald B. Smith, who was convicted of murder in 1995, was sentenced to death by a state judge, despite a jury’s recommendation of a life sentence.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:39 pm
Mayor de Blasio Calls Steam-Burn Deaths of
As the inquiry continued into the deaths of Ibanez Ambrose, 2, and Scylee Vayoh Ambrose, 1, in temporary homeless housing in the Bronx, the mayor cited a “series of painful coincidences.”
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:19 pm
Donald Trump, John Glenn, Oakland: Your
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:03 pm
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South Korea's President Park faces historic
SEOUL (Reuters) - President Park Geun-hye faces an impeachment vote in parliament on Friday over an influence peddling scandal that could lead to her becoming South Korea's first democratically elected leader to be removed from office in disgrace.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 9:51 pm
Iraqi troops pull out from Mosul hospital
BAGHDAD/MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi troops who briefly seized a Mosul hospital believed to be used as an Islamic State base were forced to withdraw from the site, but managed to establish a base for army tanks nearby after days of fierce back-and-forth fighting, residents said.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:40 pm
Oakland city workers visited warehouse, did
(Reuters) - In the two years leading up to the fire at an Oakland, California warehouse that killed 36 people at a dance party late last week, city officials had entered the building on numerous occasions and had multiple opportunities to see that residents were illegally living there in hazardous conditions.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:09 pm
Syrian army's Aleppo advance slows, but
ALEPPO, Syria/BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian army's advance in Aleppo slowed on Thursday but a victory was still firmly in sight after President Bashar al-Assad vowed that retaking the city would change the course of the six-year-old war.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:01 pm
U.S. derivatives regulator to move on from
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. derivatives regulator will move on from reforms created in the wake of the 2007-09 financial crisis to a new focus on U.S. competitiveness and the potential for shocks to the global $710 trillion swaps markets under President-elect Donald Trump.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 6:50 pm
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Russia’s cutting-edge Su-35 fighters
Russia’s Air Base in Karelia has received a squadron of the latest Sukhoi Su-35S fighters. The state of the art planes will be deployed less than 200km away from the Finnish border to protect Russia’s northwestern frontier. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 9:05 pm
'Can you hear me now?' Feds may soon allow
Air travel means getting close and personal with the people around you, but it may be about to get even more frustrating. US aviation regulators have announced that they are leaning towards allowing passengers to conduct in-flight calls. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 8:58 pm
‘1st of its kind’: 99 million-year-old
The tail of a 99-million-year-old dinosaur has been discovered in Myanmar, complete with feathers, bones, and soft tissue, according to a new report. The finding is the very first of its kind, much to the delight of scientists across the globe. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 8:46 pm
Washington state sues Monsanto over
PCB pollution is in “every waterway in the state,” Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson said as he announced a lawsuit against Monsanto. It is the first time the agricultural biotech giant has ever been sued by a state. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 8:29 pm
‘Madness must end’: US lawmakers
American lawmakers have introduced a so-called Stop Arming Terrorists Act that aims to protect US taxpayers’ dollars from being spent on supporting and arming international terrorist groups through covert operations and third states. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:47 pm
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President Park faces historic impeachment
Parliament is set to vote on whether to suspend President Park Geun-hye over her role in a corruption scandal.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 10:36 pm
US astronaut John Glenn dies at 95
Glenn was credited with reviving US pride after the Soviet Union's early domination of manned space exploration.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 10:33 pm
Ghana opposition says 'confident' it has won
Civil society urge election commission to quickly release results, as ruling party rejects opposition victory claims.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 10:28 pm
Aleppo locals say bombing goes on despite
Russia and Syrian military announce pause in east Aleppo fighting, as 8,000 civilians leave the embattled east.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 10:13 pm
Behind Closed Doors: Domestic Violence in
101 East examines why domestic violence touches so many Australian women and asks what is being done to turn the tide.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 10:12 pm
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Parent burned in school blast
BREAKING: A woman has been taken to hospital with burns after a barbecue mishap led to reports of an explosion at a school on the NSW Central Coast.
Posted on 31 March 2016 | 7:43 pm
World’s major cities on high alert
NEW York, London, Paris and other major world capitals are on high alert and security has been ramped up big time in the wake of the attacks.
Posted on 22 March 2016 | 12:57 pm
Five dead in ambush-style massacre
POLICE are hunting two suspects after gunmen allegedly opened fire at a Pittsburgh backyard party, killing five and injuring several others.
Posted on 9 March 2016 | 9:41 pm
Rats in the ranks, chasing the PM's tail?
A DAY after announcing police will investigate a leak of classified defence documents, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull watched a game of rats and rabbits.
Posted on 2 March 2016 | 5:21 pm
SA woman charged after corruption probe
AN investigation by South Australia's corruption watchdog has led to the arrest of an Adelaide woman charged with deception offences.
Posted on 2 March 2016 | 5:21 pm
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Arsenal transfer news and rumours,
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 10:27 pm
India vs England, fourth Test day two live -
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 10:08 pm
Colombia plane crash: Airline head held in
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 10:00 pm
One Day: 'I spent years at war with my
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 10:00 pm
Sleaford and North Hykeham in by-election:
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 8:54 pm
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Progressive rock icon Greg Lake dies
Greg Lake – the singer and bass player for British 1970s progressive rock groups Emerson, Lake and Palmer, and King Crimson – has died aged 69.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:41 pm
US top doctor warns of e-cigarette
America’s top doctor is calling for action to curb the use of e-cigarettes among young people.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:36 pm
Migrant boats bound for EU should be 'shot
Security forces should shoot at boats of migrants trying to reach Europe’s shores.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:26 pm
Mick Jagger - a dad again at 73!
Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger has become a father for the eighth time – at the age of 73.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 7:24 pm
Lighting up Lyon! Annual festival returns to
The annual Fete des Lumieres has returned to the French city of Lyon, lighting up landmarks with dazzling displays.
Posted on 8 December 2016 | 6:04 pm
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British Gas owner posts huge profits
British Gas' owner has increased profits at its residential arm by 23 per cent in a move fanning flames of anger over recent price hikes.Related StoriesCentrica criticised over profitsBatman shootings: Amateur video of audience fleeingJamie Heaton's parents visit Shaw explosion siteBo's wife charged with murder of British businessmanRelated StoriesFirst outing for fastest cubs on landMariem Alaoui Selsouli suspendedHSBC dealt record fine over drug-money launderingPolice numbers drop to lowest level in 9 yearsKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San Diego
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 6:12 am
Warsi cleared of expenses fiddle
The Conservative Party says its co-chairman Baroness Warsi has been cleared of allegations she wrongly claimed Parliamentary expenses.Related StoriesDavid Cameron heckled at Olympic eventMost over-the-top PMQs question ever?Cameron: 'We have to deal with banking culture'David Cameron confronted by angry Yorkshire residentRelated StoriesDavid Beckham surprises Team GB fans in photo boothAll children to be given flu vaccineOlympics 'sabotage' strike called offWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungePolice numbers drop to lowest level in 9 years
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 6:12 am
Bo's wife charged with murder of British
The wife of scandal-hit Chinese politician Bo Xilai is to be prosecuted for the murder of British businessman Neil Heywood.Related StoriesNorth Korean soldiers dance to celebrate Kim's promotionBNP members to be 'banned' from ChurchWarsi cleared of expenses fiddleWedding party's cars plunge into river as bridge collapsesRelated StoriesChina shows off elite Harbin Z-9 helicopterAdorable white lion cubs born in MexicoBreathtaking volcano eruption in JapanSenior Syrian diplomats defectKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San Diego
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 4:49 am
Olympics kicks off with flag gaffe
Olympic organisers LOCOG have been forced to apologise to the North Korean women's football team, after the South Korean flag was displayed before their first match.Related StoriesDavid Beckham: 'I have a small role in opening ceremony'London 2012 kicks off with footballOlympics 'sabotage' strike called offMariem Alaoui Selsouli suspendedTall ships sail to the Thames for the Olympics
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 4:11 am
Police numbers drop to lowest level in 9
The number of police officers in England and Wales has fallen to its lowest level in nine years, figures showed today.Related StoriesEngland and Wales are ageing faster than ever beforeBNP members to be 'banned' from ChurchWarsi cleared of expenses fiddleWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungeRelated StoriesBritish Gas owner posts huge profitsHSBC dealt record fine over drug-money launderingWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungeKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San DiegoWarsi cleared of expenses fiddle
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 4:03 am