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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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Vermont to join US Climate Alliance

Republicans are largely optimistic about the economic benefits of leaving the climate agreement, with more than three-quarters saying Trump's decision will help the economy and 73 ...

Trump Under Investigation for Obstruction of Justice

The news came the same week as Trump friend Chris Ruddy floated the possibility that Trump would fire Mueller, who was appointed to head up the investigation after Trump fired...

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) June 15th

The different forms of abuse include psychological, financial, neglect , physical or sexual abuse . This intimate story reveals a hidden crisis harming older Americans in every c...

Will more USA troops make Afghanistan secure?

The Pentagon is reportedly considering deploying an extra 3,000 to 5,000 troops - some of whom would come from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies - in Afghanistan to hel...

Search for escaped inmates expanding as it enters 3rd day

Blood flowed off the bus and onto the pavement. 31 other prisoners were on board the bus and they all stayed behind until officers arrived on scene. "Very frustrating", said Sill. ...

Ramadan toll shows Islamic State in pitched recruiting race

Trump commented that one reaps what it sows. The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attacks, and Iranian social media were flooded with expressions of grief and worry, ...

PM Modi, Pak PM Sharif exchange greetings at Kazakhstan's Astana Opera

All members described India's accession to SCO as historic and said it would strengthen security and promote regional cooperation among member countries. The two Chinese nationals ...

Sessions testifies he was never briefed on Russian interference in election

In his testimony last week, Comey said he and Trump had a one-on-one meeting in the Oval Office on February 14 about the investigation into the former national security adviser,...

U.S. to host PM Modi later this month: State Department

President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi during their first meeting would set forth a vision to expand the US-India ties in an ambitious manner and discuss ways t...

Attorney General Session next up for Capitol Hill scrutiny

Ron Wyden of OR , also a member of the intelligence panel, sent a letter to panel Chairman Richard Burr of North Carolina and Warner asking for the hearing to be open. Spending t...

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Stormont at risk from DUP pact, says Kenny

Stormont at risk from DUP pact, says Kenny

Angela Merkel has said she sees no obstacles in the way of beginning Brexit talks as scheduled after Theresa May failed to win a majority in Thursday's United Kingdom election. ...

Donald Trump Finally Supports NATO Defense Agreement With US Allies

Donald Trump Finally Supports NATO Defense Agreement With US Allies

Trump spoke with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi earlier on Friday, urging Gulf unity, but also making clear that Qatar must improve its behavior, a senior administration o...

NSCN (K) chief SS Khaplang passes away at 77 in Myanmar

NSCN (K) chief SS Khaplang passes away at 77 in Myanmar

Asked about the ongoing peace talks with Ulfa's pro-talk faction, Rijiju said that these were moving in right direction and have reached nearly their final stage. In 2016, the NSC...

Top Intelligence Officials Mum on Interactions With President

The questions from the Senate intelligence committee, at a hearing on surveillance law, were in response to news media reports that both Coats and Rogers had been asked by T...

Haley: Trump believes 'climate is changing'

Haley: Trump believes 'climate is changing'

Haley's comments come as reporters have been trying to get administration officials to answer a seemingly simple question: does Trump believe in man-made climate change? In "...