United States urges world to cut ties with N Korea

The north's latest rocket flew a distance of 600 miles earlier this week. North Korea said the missile fired on Wednesday, which it said reached an altitude of about 4,475km - more than 10 times the height of the International Space Station - carri... More..

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Mueller Removed Top FBI Agent Over Possible Anti-Trump Texts
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Mueller Removed Top FBI Agent Over Possible Anti-Trump Texts

Page was also on Mueller's team but left two weeks before the alleged anti-Trump texts were found. NBC News has not confirmed the contents of the messages and other details of Strzok's removal. "And "ANTI-TRU...More..

Frost and UCF keeping focus on championship game
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Frost and UCF keeping focus on championship game

In what was likely head coach Scott Frost's final game with the program, the Knights put up a whopping 726 yards of offense, led by 306 and five touchdown passes from stud sophomore quarterback McKenzie Milton...More..

Former Egyptian PM Ahmed Shafiq left Emirates to Cairo
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Former Egyptian PM Ahmed Shafiq left Emirates to Cairo

Then, on Saturday, Shafik's lawyer said that she had not been able to speak to her client since Friday and that he had been arrested at his home in the UAE and would be deported to Egypt. In Egypt's first-eve...More..

Alex Smith isn't the problem in Chiefs' latest loss
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Alex Smith isn't the problem in Chiefs' latest loss

ET on Sunday? Smith later threw touchdown passes of 79 and 40 yards to Tyreek Hill , and the four TD passes overall allowed him to tie his single-season best of 23, set in his first Chiefs season in 2013. Je...More..

Quake reported near North Korean nuclear test site
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Quake reported near North Korean nuclear test site

On Wednesday, North Korea tested a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that can fly over 13,000 km (8,080 miles), placing Washington within target range, South Korea said on Friday. I gave t...More..

MPs: Technology can not prevent the return of Irish border checks
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

MPs: Technology can not prevent the return of Irish border checks

Right now, the U.K.'s government is being propped up by a small party from Northern Ireland. A mis-step by May could bring down the British government or spook British businesses fearful of a cliff-edge Brexi...More..

Rahul targets Modi over high fees in Gujarat's educational institutions
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Rahul targets Modi over high fees in Gujarat's educational institutions

The Gandhi scion's question comes in the wake of the Congress party's strategy to pose one question to PM Modi everyday till the elections kick off in Gujarat . "The BJP is a genuinely democratic party and no ...More..

Did A Viral Study 'Prove' Dogs Are Smarter Than Cats? Not Quite
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Did A Viral Study 'Prove' Dogs Are Smarter Than Cats? Not Quite

Scientists counted the number of neurons or brain cells in the brains of a variety of carnivores and found that dogs' brains have more than twice the number of neurons as cats' brains. The size of the animal an...More..

European Union to invest €44bn in Africa, as FDIs, by 2020
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

European Union to invest €44bn in Africa, as FDIs, by 2020

This was due in no small measure to the interventions of President Buhari. "We strive to enhance societal and political resilience on the continent for the benefit of current and future generations", AU Commi...More..

Ex-US Marine gets life sentence for rape, murder in Okinawa
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Ex-US Marine gets life sentence for rape, murder in Okinawa

Rina Shimabukuro was found dead on the island of Okinawa past year after going out for a walk, with killer Kenneth Shinzato saying he attacked her after she passed by his vehicle. The US maintains thousands of...More..

Vermont woman held for 'testing ricin on fellow care home residents'
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Vermont woman held for 'testing ricin on fellow care home residents'

She added that she found instructions online and then used 30 to 40 castor beans from plants growing on the property to make the ricin . "We have received assurances from the Vermont Department of Health a...More..

Yemen's Saleh Calls for 'New Page' in Relations with Saudi-led Coalition
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Yemen's Saleh Calls for 'New Page' in Relations with Saudi-led Coalition

The reaction is another sign of a developing rift among rebel groups in the Yemen civil war. "Disagreements (between the two sides) can be settled through negotiation, and invaders and enemies will get the ...More..

Israel strikes Iranian targets near Damascus
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Israel strikes Iranian targets near Damascus

However, other sources allege that strikes were aimed at an Iranian military said to be located near Kiswah. Foreign media reports state the location of the targeted base is Al-Kiswa, about 13 kilometers south ...More..

UP civic polls: EVMs were rigged, say SP, BSP
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

UP civic polls: EVMs were rigged, say SP, BSP

In the Gauriganj municipality Samajwadi Party candidate Rajpati Devi won while in Amethi Nagar Panchayat BJP'd candidate Chandra Devi waved his victory. Asked about the performance of Independent candidates, ...More..

Palestinians fire shells at troops on Gaza border; IDF retaliates
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Palestinians fire shells at troops on Gaza border; IDF retaliates

A month ago, Israeli forces demolished a tunnel from the Gaza Strip to Israel, killing at least 12 Palestinian militants in the process. It proved to be a false alarm. Israel blamed Islamic Jihad for the mortar...More..

Lots of sunshine today, but a few more clouds move in Saturday
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Lots of sunshine today, but a few more clouds move in Saturday

Clouds win today with temperatures warming to the mid-50s ahead of a cold front. Skies then clear out for Sunday afternoon with a warmer than average afternoon to close out the weekend. Tomorrow we are back...More..

War criminal poisons himself in court after sentence is upheld
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

War criminal poisons himself in court after sentence is upheld

The UN war crimes tribunal is handing down its last judgment in an appeal by six Bosnian Croatian political and military leaders who were convicted in 2013 of persecuting, expelling and murdering Muslims du...More..

Mueller's team reaches $11 million bail deal with Manafort
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Mueller's team reaches $11 million bail deal with Manafort

Gates has not yet announced whether he has reached agreement on bail with prosecutors or whether he would ask the judge for release without one. Manafort would not be able to travel overseas or apply for glob...More..

Parliamentary panel upset at pre-censor screening of Padmavati
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Parliamentary panel upset at pre-censor screening of Padmavati

In the meeting held on Friday, both the Central Board of Film Certification ( CBFC ) and the I&B ministry submitted a report which states their opinion on whether the film should go for further edits/cuts or be...More..