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Policemen Killed In Blast In Egypt's Sinai

According to local media reports, three floors of the police building in El Arish city were blown up in the attack. Eight policemen, one citizen and five armed persons were killed in two separate attacks against security checkpoints in northern S...

Bulgaria's Dimitrov Scoops Title at Brisbane International

The Japanese star started well and had Dimitrov struggling to hold his opening service game, but from then on the Bulgarian dominated the first set, breaking Nishikori twice to take the opener in 36 minutes. "I have lot of respect for him and it's al...

Video emerges of Olivier Giroud showing his leadership qualities vs Preston

Aaron Ramsey equalised a minute after half-time before Giroud struck a minute from time to end Simon Grayson's hopes of causing a second cup giant-killing, having knocked out Manchester United while manager of Leeds United in 2010. During a rampa...

Former CIA Director Quits Trump Transition Team

Woolsey, who served as director of the Central Intelligence Agency under President Bill Clinton , subsequently told CNN's Erin Burnett he was no longer functioning as an advisor to Trump and wanted to avoid any confusion about his role. The commen...

Watch Wayne Rooney tie Manchester United's goal scoring record

Rashford nearly made it 3-0 when he rounded Al-Habsi but could only find the side netting before the Omanian stopper repelled Michael Carrick's stinging low drive after the break. Bournemouth, Stoke City, West Bromwich Albion, Everton and Swansea Cit...

Florida AG Pam Bondi Has Job Under Trump

Bondi actively campaigned for Trump throughout Florida during the 2016 presidential election and addressed the 2016 Republican National Committee Convention in Cleveland. and the foreclosure mill law firm Marshall C. Watson, P.A. (n/k/a Choice Lega...

At Least 19 Killed in Syrian Explosion

Meanwhile to the east, opposition fighters backed by Turkey have been pushing back IS extremists. Azaz is just 4 miles from the Turkish border and 20 miles north-west of Aleppo. The court house and the security headquarters were reportedly damaged,...

SeaWorld's killer whale Tilikum, dead at 36

Over his approximately 33 years in captivity, he was involved in three human deaths, including the death of a trainer at SeaWorld in front of a horrified audience of onlookers after a show in 2010. "Blackfish" led to a sharp decline in SeaWorld att...

Several people reportedly shot at Ft. Lauderdale Airport

Between 80,000 and 100,000 passengers travel through Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International daily. "Anyone who observes any suspicious activity should report it to airport personnel or police", Guglielmi said in an email. They announced that the air...

Trump's trade tirades cause jitters in Mexico

Trump also took to Twitter on Friday morning to quash reality, blaming the press for reporting on his team's confession that the border wall will ultimately be yet another Trump fabrication and failure. Trump's reference to the project being a ...

Another prison riot claims lives in Brazil

No firearms have been found inside the prison so far. In another of the riots in the state, four prisoners died. Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A lack of guards means prisoners can take control, experts say. And thanks to the government...

Japan withdraws envoy in row over 'comfort women' statue

Japan agreed to pay 1 billion yen ($8.62 million) to a foundation that Seoul helped to establish for assistance to the former comfort women who were forced to provide sex to Japanese troops before and during World War II. Busan police originally re...

Inmates involved in Brazil prison massacre to be transferred

Sergio Fontes, security chief for Amazonas state, said he could request help from federal security forces if need be, but so far the situation was under control. But it went viral in Brazil , getting 14,000 "likes" on Facebook and inspiring instan...

Ankara Expects Trump Administration to Stop Supporting Syria's Kurds

Turkish backed anti-government rebels continue to fight ISIS in Northern Syria , as pro-Assad forces gather to siege remaining jihadist strongholds. But the attack was also unique in that it was claimed by ISIS in a formal statement - the first t...

United Kingdom auto market hits 2.69m record for 2016

Diesel and petrol cars continued to be by far the most popular fuel types for consumers with market share at 47.7% and 49.0% respectively. There are now 44 mainstream vehicle brands offering nearly 400 different model types in Britain - and 2017 lo...

Queen feeling 'better' after week-long cold, says Princess Anne

Her Majesty, who struggles to sleep, likes to go on a stroll to help relax her but on one occasion, she gave somebody a real fright. Details of the incredible incident have just emerged, although it is understood that it happened a number of years ag...

Israeli soldier convicted of manslaughter over killing of wounded Palestinian man

Azaria was a 19-year-old military medic in the city of Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank when al-Sharif and Ramzi Aziz al-Qasarwi carried out a knife attack, lightly wounding a soldier. The shooting came at the height of a wave of Palestinian...

Charleston church shooting: state trial delayed due to continuing federal case

White supremacist Dylann Roof, facing the death penalty for the hate-fueled killings of nine black churchgoers in SC, did not mention race, the crime or whether he wants to live as he spoke on Wednesday to jurors at his federal trial. And while the...

Stalin elected DMK working president, sparks leadership change in TN politics

Party sources said that former minister I Periasamy and E V Velu have emerged as strong contenders for the treasurer's post, but the scale may tilt towards the former, hailing from South Tamil Nadu, when the leadership takes a call. The resolution sa...

Match Reports, 1 hour ago Ferguson, Williamson star for New Zealand

New Zealand lost its first four wickets cheaply to find itself in a spot at 62 for 4 when Williamson was joined by Colin de Grandhomme. Bangladesh suffered a batting collapse in the first-ever T20I at McLean Park in Napier, with debutant Ferguson ...

South Korea's Park emerges from seclusion, denies wrongdoing in scandal

Ms Park's fate is in the hands of the Constitutional Court, which has 180 days to uphold the impeachment or reinstate her. This is the 10th straight weekend that protesters held anti-Park rallies in the capital, with protest organizers estimating t...

Taiwan's president calls China a 'threat,' predicts turbulent 2017

Taiwan's pledge to maintain peace and stability has not changed and its goodwill toward China has not changed, she said, adding that Taiwan will not be pressured. Trump also accepted a December 2 phone call from Tsai, the first time an American presi...

Farah and Murray knighted in New Year's Honours List

Andy Murray is to become "Sir Andy" after it was announced he is included in the New Year's Honour list. The Scot won Olympic gold for the second time , reached three of the four Grand Slam finals and ended the year as world number one.

Carl Paladino Under Pressure To Quit Over Comments Against The Obamas

Carl Paladino, co-chairman of Donald Trump's presidential campaign in NY, reportedly says he will not resign from the Buffalo school board . In his December 27 statement , Mr. Paladino drew national outcry the last week after he made several comm...

Greek envoy vanishes on trip to Rio celebrations

Francoise, his Brazilian wife and the mother of their 10-year-old daughter, reported him missing Wednesday, Reuters reported. Forensic tests have revealed the body is that of Mr Amiridis, but police have not yet officially confirmed the test re...

Suspect arrested linked to Berlin attacker released

Police found contact information on Amri's cellphone leading them to a Tunisian man, suggesting he may have been involved in the attack. He was detained yesterday on suspicion of being an accomplice of suspected attacker Anis Amri, who was killed i...

Fiesta Bowl notebook | Backups take on starring role in practice as Watson

WYFF News 4 will air an hourlong "Road to the Title" special at 7 p.m. Friday. Quarterback Deshaun Watson, receiver Artavis Scott and center Jay Guillermo are rock-solid leaders, Swinney said, who have not let individual futures affect the team.

Watch the first trailer for 'Alien: Covenant' right here

The image of him slightly hunched over, in pain, while something tries to claw its way out of his back is the first look at Alien's new monster, the Neomorph. Michael Fissbender will be appearing as Prometheus android David in " Alien: Covenant...

Magnitude 3.2 natural disaster strikes near San Juan Bautista, California

An quake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.3 struck Japan on Wednesday (Dec 28) evening, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency. The quake happened at 9:56 a.m. Fairview is about 100 miles northwest of Oklahoma City. No injuries or building...

'Watership Down' author Adams dies aged 96

Richard Adams wrote the world-famous story of a group of young rabbits escaping from their doomed warren, set in the Hampshire countryside. The book won the Carnegie Medal for children's fiction in 1972 - the first year it was publiched, despite havi...

Evacuated on Christmas after Germany Finds WWII Bomb

Authorities in the city have ordered all residents within a 1.8-kilometre radius of where the bomb was found to evacuate their homes, Deutsche Welle reported on Saturday. The "blockbuster" bomb was the largest every dropped by the RAF and has led t...

Christmas weather to calm down after Storm Barbara

With wind warnings in effect until 6pm this evening and further wind and rain already forecast for Christmas day and beyond, it looks like the miserable weather is going to hang around for the foreseeable future thanks to the latest storm on the bloc...

Marcus Mariota Leaves On A Cart

They rallied around interim coach Doug Marrone . The victory came less than week after the team relieved former Head Coach Gus Bradley of his duties. That leaves veteran Matt Cassel as Tennessee's quarterback after a 38-17 loss that severely dam...

Man bludgeoned former reality show contestant to death with hammer, prosecutors say

Lisa appeared on E!'s Bridalplasty in 2010, in which she underwent plastic surgery to prepare for her dream wedding. Rogers confessed to the crime early Sunday morning. The Naegles were told by police that there would be no investigation until...

Deadly blasts hit Mexico fireworks market days before Christmas

Officials have not yet announced a cause for the explosion, which destroyed most of the market's 300 stalls. Two weeks before Christmas, in 1988, at least 68 were killed and more than 200 others injured at the populous La Merced market in Mexico Ci...

Massive fireworks explosion in Mexico leaves at least 12 dead

The city is commonly referred to locally as the "fireworks capital". A government official told Reuters that at least 10 people were killed at the open-air San Pablito Market in Tultepec , in the State of Mexico. This BNO News video shows the mo...

Tunisian engineer, allegedly assassinated by Mossad, was Hamas military leader

Zawari, 49, had been in Tunisia only a few days when he was shot dead outside his home by multiple gunshots while in his auto near Sfax, 270km southeast of Tunis, on Thursday. According to Israeli newspaper Haaretz, the Tunisian journalist Burhan Bas...

Obama denounces Aleppo 'horror' as evacuation suspended

The Aleppo evacuation was suspended Friday after a report of shooting at a crossing point into the enclave. Volunteer groups assisting in the evacuations have reportedly been asked to leave eastern Aleppo. The opposition accused the government of s...

13 soldiers die, more hurt in Turkey blast

The Turkish military said 48 members of the armed forces were among the wounded. They include a group called the Kurdistan Freedom Falcons, an offshoot of the PKK that claimed responsibility for the soccer stadium bombing and threatened to carry ou...

RMT says Southern strike is 'to keep the railways safe'

It is the latest blow for beleaguered commuters on the network which has suffered months of upheaval. "Driver-only operation is inherently unsafe". Southern Director Alex Foulds said: "Tomorrow is the first day when ASLEF's overtime ban will be f...

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Trump challenges Secretary of State to IQ test after 'moron' dig

Tuesday afternoon, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Trump's comment was simply a joke. Defense Secretary James Mattis and Chief of Staff John Kelly were reported ...

Panamagate: Nawaz Sharif to be indicted on Oct 13

On the previous hearing the court had issued non-bailable arrest warrants against them yet they skipped the hearing on Monday. An Accountability Court in Islamabad will announc...

EPA head will sign rule to roll back CPP

When reports of the EPA's planned move began to be reported over the weekend, Environmental Defense Fund President Fred Krupp said repealing the plan without replacing it wit...

Myanmar crisis: Rohingya militants say unilateral truce to end on October 9

Asked for comments, a government spokesperson said: "We have no policy to negotiate with terrorists". The refugee crisis erupted after ARSA raids on Myanmar police posts on Augus...

Several people hurt after vehicle mounts pavement outside London's National History Museum

Most people caught up in the crash were treated for leg and head injuries, the London Ambulance Service said. A man has been arrested after a vehicle ploughed into pedestria...

Turkish troops prepare to enter Idlib province, Syria

The Turkish president said the major offensive was the follow-up of the so-called Euphrates Shield Operation in northern Syria, which was launched in August a year ago without gra...

Russian airstrikes kill 120 IS militants, 60 mercenaries in Syria

The US military base in al-Tanf protected by a "human shield" consisting of Syrian refugees has turned into a "black hole" on the Syrian-Jordanian state border from where mobile ...

TV Journalist Says Harvey Weinstein Masturbated In Front Of Her

According to Sivan, the incident took place at Cafe Socialista , a Cuban-themed club and restaurant that Weinstein had invested in at the time . In response to that article,...

Pakistan FM: US claims against Pakistan 'hollow allegations'

His meeting with the United States (US) Vice President Mark Pence, who indicated the desire to remain engaged with Pakistan, also signifies a sort of climb-down by US from the posi...

Andres Iniesta: Barcelona captain signs lifetime contract

Iniesta's Barca and Spain team-mate Gerard Pique has been a controversial figure of late, with the defender attracting jeers from supporters at a recent global training session fo...

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Five injured in suspected terrorism in Edmonton

Five injured in suspected terrorism in Edmonton

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau responded to the attacks with an official statement . "I didn't do anything, and I drove", she said. "While the investigation continues, early re...

Mark Kelly on Politicizing Las Vegas Shooting: 'If Not Now, When?'

Mark Kelly on Politicizing Las Vegas Shooting: 'If Not Now, When?'

Republicans familiar with the bill's prospects in the House said the legislation was already facing unease from moderate Republicans, and Sunday's violence only made its quick pass...

Many speak out on gun violence following Las Vegas shooting

Many speak out on gun violence following Las Vegas shooting

He urged Congress to create a committee to investigate gun violence, draft bipartisan legislation requiring background checks for all gun sales and to further regulate sales of ass...

Mehbooba expresses anguish over killing of children in Pak shelling

Mehbooba expresses anguish over killing of children in Pak shelling

It is also undeniable that the past 70 years have proven that bilateral India-Pakistan negotiations to resolve Kashmir conflict are simply charades that achieve nothing but more st...

Amiens stadium barrier collapses, 29 remain in hospital

Amiens stadium barrier collapses, 29 remain in hospital

Lille had opened the scoring in the 15th minute and fans behind the goal had surged forward to celebrate when the fence collapsed under the pressure, spilling fans onto the field ...