Italy earthquake death toll rises to 292

Two small, white coffins for young children were also present during the Amatrice ceremony. A picture taken on August 27, 2016 shows damaged houses in San Lorenzo, near the Italian village of Amatrice, three days after a 6.2-magnitude quake struck ... More..

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NJ Gov. Christie vetoes $15 minimum wage

State voters agreed to a previous wage hike in 2013, to $8.25 from $7.25. Business owners would face added expenses from this substantial wage hike through increased payrolls, taxes and supply costs, Opponent...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Turkey accused of expanding occupation inside Syria

Turkey, which has long viewed Kurdish militants as its top security threat, upended USA assumptions about the conflict by launching a major push last week into northern Syria that has included areas controlled ...More..

Bomb attack kills 1, injures 3 at Chinese embassy in Kyrgyzstan
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Bomb attack kills 1, injures 3 at Chinese embassy in Kyrgyzstan

The embassy in the Central Asian country's capital city of Bishkek is believed to have been hit by a suicide auto bombing incident. A witness told the private AKIpress news agency that a Mitsubishi Delica-t...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

U.S. city on track for most violent month in 20 years

Aldridge, a mother of four children, was fatally shot while pushing her newborn baby's stroller in the south side of Chicago . Just this weekend, 67 people were shot and 11 of them died. Police said the sibl...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Sushma calls on Myanmar President

Mr. Modi said India-Myanmar partnership was defined not just by good words and pure intent and that its extent and depth was shaped by a robust development cooperation partnership, which had a strong "people ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Houthis say ready for fresh Yemen talks if attacks stop

United Nations -sponsored negotiations to end 18 months of fighting in the impoverished country on Saudi Arabia's southern border collapsed earlier this month and the dominant Iran-allied Houthi movement there ...More..

US home prices rise in June at slowest pace in 10 months
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

US home prices rise in June at slowest pace in 10 months

The 20-city index, which tracks price changes in large cities, fell 0.1% month-on-month, as expected, and rose 5.1% year-on-year. Meanwhile, the 10- and 20-City Composites rose 4.3 and 5.1 percent, respective...More..

North Korea calls diplomat defector 'human scum'
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

North Korea calls diplomat defector 'human scum'

Technically, the North and South remain at war because the 1950-53 Korean War ended in an armistice, not a peace treaty. North Korea diplomat Thae Yong Ho who was based in London has defected, according to So...More..

Wildfire near Leavenworth is moving away from homes
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Wildfire near Leavenworth is moving away from homes

The fire started around 3:30 p.m. Saturday afternoon. Winds whipped up this weekend, with gusts up to 35 miles per hour, but firefighters kept the Cayuse Mountain Fire in check. The Red Cross has opened up a ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Colin Kaepernick Explains His Protesting Of National Anthem

I don't respect the motivation or the action". Martin Halloran, the San Francisco Police Officers Association president, sent a letter Monday to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and 49ers CEO Jed York denouncin...More..

Man put acid in Australian gay nightclub lube
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Man put acid in Australian gay nightclub lube

Aarows openly markets itself as " Sydney's premier wellness, diversion and social center, where safe sex is allowed regardless of gender". However, no injuries were reported . Hydrochloric acid is a strong, ...More..

Boy, 4, survives being tossed into river
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Boy, 4, survives being tossed into river

The local district attorney has not decided if the pair will be charged yet. The entire incident was captured on camera by a group of friends who then posted it on Facebook. Jones said she, Fawley and other s...More..

Victims in Canada crossbow attack were mother, brothers of accused
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Victims in Canada crossbow attack were mother, brothers of accused

Mr. Ryan now faces three counts of first-degree murder. Police have not released the names of the victims. On Monday, Toronto police said Susan Ryan was strangled to death , while both Christopher and Alexan...More..

Turkish military launches '61 artillery strikes in northern Syria in 24 hours'
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Turkish military launches '61 artillery strikes in northern Syria in 24 hours'

Since then, Turkish forces have mainly pushed into areas controlled by forces aligned to the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a coalition that encompasses the Kurdish YPG militia and which has been backed by Was...More..

Man Threatened to Kill Obama, Burn Mosque
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Man Threatened to Kill Obama, Burn Mosque

The FBI says Garguilo was stockpiling mace guns, hunting knives, and the incendiary compound thermite, and that he was gathering parts to build an AR-15 rifle. Garguilo was charged in a criminal complaint with ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Bangladesh police kill 3, including suspect in Dhaka attack

The alleged planner, Bangladeshi-Canadian Tamim Chowdhury, was killed during a police house raid in the district of Narayanganj, said counterterrorism official Monirul Islam. After talks on Syria with Russian a...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Libertarian Party team trying to reach debate stage

The two former Republican governors say they better reflect the values of ordinary Americans than either the Republican or Democratic candidates. Johnson could complicate a close presidential race in OH if vo...More..

Slain girl's charity still waiting for Obama to keep donation promise
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Slain girl's charity still waiting for Obama to keep donation promise

This hour-long special includes never before seen videos and voice messages sent by the young woman in captivity, the lengthy communication with ISIS and Kayla's parents, Carl and Marsha Mueller, and exclu...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Juan Gabriel: 5 things about late music legend

In Los Angeles, dozens of fans gathered at his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, leaving flowers and candles. The star is near the stars of Stevie Wonder and Miles Davis. American singer Vikki Carr, who is of...More..