Nigeria says 21 abducted Chibok schoolgirls freed in swap

The schoolgirls, have been in captivity under the group since 2014, the government said. Boko Haram kidnapped almost 300 female students from a secondary school in Chibok on April 14, 2014, provoking worldwide outrage. Boko Haram kidnapped almost ... More..

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Michelle Obama brands Donald Trump's treatment of women 'obscene'

She never uses Trump's name in her stump speeches, but spent an unusual portion of time today talking about the corrosive effects of "hatred and fear" and political candidates "who brag about sexually ass...More..

9 officers being treated for injuries, trauma
by | Friday, October 14, 2016

9 officers being treated for injuries, trauma

Police say the officers were responding to a report of a person with a gun late Wednesday night in East Boston when they came under fire. Around 11:39 EST police asked residents to shelter-in-place as officers ...More..

U.S. Suspends Deportations Of Haitians After Hurricane Matthew
by | Friday, October 14, 2016

U.S. Suspends Deportations Of Haitians After Hurricane Matthew

Hurricane Matthew struck Haiti last Tuesday as a powerful category four hurricane with winds up to 145 miles per hour and leaving 1.4 million people there in need of humanitarian assistance. "It took a lot...More..

Adrien Broner posts suicidal IG post, family concerned
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Adrien Broner posts suicidal IG post, family concerned

The professional boxer has everyone (his family, friends and followers on social media) anxious about his well-being after he threatened to commit suicide in an Instagram post. His last cryptic and alarming pos...More..

by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Aerial Footage Shows Scale Of Destruction In Aleppo

Defense Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov accused Johnson of fanning the flames of "Russophobic hysteria", independent news agency Interfax reported on Wednesday. "And, not only that - a protest outside th...More..

Pentagon Says Islamic State Fortifying Mosul Stronghold in Iraq
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Pentagon Says Islamic State Fortifying Mosul Stronghold in Iraq

The invasion of ISIS' largest city looks to be a huge struggle for Iraq without the concern about a secondary fight with Turkish forces, and United States officials are trying to calm the situation down, no sma...More..

by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Airstrikes in Syria's Aleppo and shelling in Daraa kill 14

Meanwhile, Russian president Vladimir Putin has cancelled a planned state visit to Paris after French president Francois Hollande said they would need to talk about Syria. He chose to postpone the visit", Holla...More..

by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Clinton draws record crowd as Trump flounders

Donald Trump moved to put out several fires threatening his campaign on Monday in the wake of the release of a 2005 video of the Republican nominee talking about groping women and getting away with it because ...More..

by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Trump would be 'dangerous' if elected

Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein called some of Trump's comments about vulnerable communities and the use of torture "deeply unsettling and disturbing". Last month, Zeid said the rhetoric coming from Trump and other f...More..

New chapter for Singapore, Australia: PM
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

New chapter for Singapore, Australia: PM

Mr Lee and Mr Turnbull on Thursday will sign a $2 billion deal under which 14,000 Singaporean troops will train for 18 weeks a year in central and northern Queensland and Singapore will be given special permiss...More..

by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Philippine President Duterte to visit China next week

He has said, however, that he'll chart a foreign policy not dependent on Washington. Delfin Lorenzana said in a news conference last week that he has explained to the president the value of the annual militar...More..

'Killer clown' sighted in Thornbury as police issue warning
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

'Killer clown' sighted in Thornbury as police issue warning

In Norwich a 30-year-old man was arrested suspicion of public order offences after allegedly dressing as a clown and jumping out on a woman in a park, screaming and then chasing her. Although police said that t...More..

YouTube video could offer new lead about girl missing since 2009
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

YouTube video could offer new lead about girl missing since 2009

A viral video is giving hope to the family of a long missing teenage girl in Wisconsin . According to Roller, in the seven years Berg has been missing, the police have followed every tip they have received a...More..

Hong Kong lawmakers induction invalidated after anti-China protests
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Hong Kong lawmakers induction invalidated after anti-China protests

Sixtus Leung, 30, of the radical Youngspiration party draped a blue flag with the words " Hong Kong is not China" over his shoulders. Both displayed flags emblazoned with the words: " Hong Kong is not Chi...More..

by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Roger Waters puts his politics center stage at Desert Trip

There were plenty of pretty young things wearing Stones, Dylan and McCartney T-shirts, most of which looked vintage (perhaps the wearers bought them at past concerts or they were hand-me-downs from mom or dad) ...More..

Bill Clinton 'Rape' Hecklers Interrupt Obama
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Bill Clinton 'Rape' Hecklers Interrupt Obama

I mean I'm 55 and it's hard for me to change. President Obama could make the difference between Hillary Clinton taking North Carolina and a narrow Donald Trump victory. "Bill Clinton's a rapist!" a man's voic...More..

Paris Attacks Suspect's Lawyers Quit
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Paris Attacks Suspect's Lawyers Quit

Salah Abdeslam's two lawyers said today that they were abandoning his defence because he refused to reply when questioned about the attacks by investigating magistrates. Abdeslam is thought to have transported...More..

Giuliani: Clinton wasn't in New York City on 9/11
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Giuliani: Clinton wasn't in New York City on 9/11

Giuliani conceded that Clinton helped score benefits for 9/11 first responders but still chastised the then-New York senator for not being in the five boroughs on that awful day. Capitol police were evacuating ...More..

by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Thai Palace: King Bhumipol's condition 'not yet stabilised'

The Stock Exchange of Thailand fell as much as 6.9 percent at one point to its lowest since March 1, led by shares in the aviation and tourism industries. Thais nationwide are wearing pink to express their best...More..