Nawaz Sharif re-elected head of his PML (N) party

Pakistan's lower house on Monday passed a controversial bill allowing the former prime minister to take charge of the ruling party despite being disqualified by the country's top court this July. Hours later, Pakistan's parliament amended a law to ... More..

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Can Big Data Predict Where Amazon's HQ2 Will Land?
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Can Big Data Predict Where Amazon's HQ2 Will Land?

City officials are getting the final plans together and will be submitting the proposal to Amazon before its deadline of October 19. The city council passed a resolution Monday night that said Springfiel...More..

New US ambassador to Russian Federation meets Putin in Kremlin visit
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

New US ambassador to Russian Federation meets Putin in Kremlin visit

Huntsman takes on the post in Moscow as congressional committees and special counsel Robert Mueller investigate allegations that Russian Federation sought to influence the 2016 USA presidential election on Tr...More..

French MPs adopt tough anti-terror law
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

French MPs adopt tough anti-terror law

According to DailyMail, the bomb was found when a local resident called the police in the wee hours on Saturday. "After the attack carried out next to Marseille Saint-Charles, I am immediately going to th...More..

French police make arrests after explosives found in chic Paris neighborhood
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

French police make arrests after explosives found in chic Paris neighborhood

A mobile phone attached to the cylinders was being investigated as a possible detonator, reports suggested. It also allows the authorities to shut down a mosque or other place of worship if preachers are foun...More..

Justice for workers before the highest court
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Justice for workers before the highest court

Any tie, he added, "goes to the FAA". The baker is now before the Supreme Court, arguing that the Colorado law violates the Constitution, both by requiring him to violate his religious beliefs, and also by co...More..

Amid mass shootings, GOP-controlled Congress remains focused on loosening gun laws
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Amid mass shootings, GOP-controlled Congress remains focused on loosening gun laws

The former Arizona congresswoman was a victim of a 2011 Tucson shooting that left six people dead. "No person should endure the horror Las Vegas experienced last night", said Giffords , who has become an adv...More..

Democrats criticized for talking gun control so soon after Vegas shooting
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Democrats criticized for talking gun control so soon after Vegas shooting

It has not yet been scheduled for a floor vote. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said, according to ABC News , that the focus today should be on the victims of the shooting and their families. Trent...More..

by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

United Kingdom to hike penalties on viewing terrorist content online

In addition, a defense of " reasonable excuse " will apply to academics, journalists or others with appropriate reasons to view the terrorist content . She has also called for them to limit their use of end-t...More..

White House Press Secretary chokes back tears while discussing Las Vegas massacre
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

White House Press Secretary chokes back tears while discussing Las Vegas massacre

NBC's Hallie Jackson pressed Sanders later on in the briefing on her claim that it was premature to discuss policy in response to the attack. "To my colleagues: your cowardice to act can not be whitewashed ...More..

Country stars honor Las Vegas massacre victims in Nashville
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Country stars honor Las Vegas massacre victims in Nashville

Not an eye was dry in the venue when Keith Urban surprised the audience with an earnest cover of " Bridge Over Troubled Water ". The CMA, which oversees a festival that draws tens of thousands of people t...More..

Moore's victory in Alabama sparks new fears among Hill GOP
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Moore's victory in Alabama sparks new fears among Hill GOP

Odd started his term as senator by filling the vacant seat left by Jeff Sessions' appointment to attorney general. He positioned himself to the right of the Republican establishment. A super PAC linked ...More..

Pakistan Troops Violate Ceasefire, Firing Along LoC Kills Three Minors
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Pakistan Troops Violate Ceasefire, Firing Along LoC Kills Three Minors

Two children were killed on Monday in an exchange of fire between Indian and Pakistani troops in disputed Kashmir, Indian authorities said. Pakistan has been continually and consistently violating the cease...More..

Iraqi Kurdistan sets up supreme political council for talks with Baghdad
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Iraqi Kurdistan sets up supreme political council for talks with Baghdad

Following the vote, Iraq , Iran and Turkey - which all have sizable Kurdish minorities - took measures to isolate Iraqi Kurdistan , including suspending global flights to and from its two main airports. Las...More..

US Navy confirms 2 pilots did not survive plane crash in Tennessee
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

US Navy confirms 2 pilots did not survive plane crash in Tennessee

The incident is under investigation by the Chief of Naval Air Training, the statement said. The Navy said they know that a plain of its was conducting training near Tellico Plains, and that the plane has not ...More..

Myanmar proposes to take back the Rohingya
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Myanmar proposes to take back the Rohingya

The UN says more than 14,100 children are at risk of dying from malnutrition in wretched camps where half a million mainly Rohingya refugees depend entirely on charities for survival. Asked if there was any tim...More..

Saving lives is only goal, San Juan mayor says
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Saving lives is only goal, San Juan mayor says

Mr. Trump is expected to survey the damage on Tuesday. Lin-Manuel Miranda came to the defense of San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz on Twitter this weekend after she was the target of tweets by President ...More..

Dems rip Trump for dedicating golf trophy to hurricane victims
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Dems rip Trump for dedicating golf trophy to hurricane victims

No such calls appeared on Trump's Sunday schedule; instead, the White House announced that the President would travel by helicopter to the Liberty National Golf Club, perched on New York Harbor, to watch the fi...More..

President Trump: Rex Tillerson Is 'Wasting His Time' With North Korea Negotiations
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

President Trump: Rex Tillerson Is 'Wasting His Time' With North Korea Negotiations

Asked how he could know whether the North would even contemplate coming to the table, Tillerson told reporters in Beijing: "We are probing , so stay tuned". I think everyone would like for it to calm down. T...More..

Palestinian rivals Fatah and Hamas to hold talks
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Palestinian rivals Fatah and Hamas to hold talks

Rami Hamdallah will travel to Gaza today to advance a fresh effort at reconciling Fatah and Hamas. Multiple previous reconciliation efforts have failed, but the United Nations envoy for the Middle East peace ...More..