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Putin 'couldn't care less' about US election interference

Putin was unmoved by an indictment filed by special counsel Robert Mueller last month that accused 13 Russian nationals and three Russian companies of interfe...


Israeli troops kill Palestinian in West Bank clashes

A spokesman for the Yitzhar said that the clashes had broken out before the troops had arrived, claiming that a group of settlers had acted to distance the Pal...


Florida senate implements stronger gun controls

Few, if any, senators were completely happy with the legislation. As per the new legislation, the minimum age limit to purchase a rifle has been raised to 2...


Russia's Weapons Export Order-book Stands at US$45 Billion

President Vladimir Putin started venting his frustrations with the United States political system, saying "It has demonstrated its inefficiency and has been e...


Coveney to campaign for repeal of abortion law

The language is very broad, giving rise to concerns that Ireland will be pushed to legalize abortion without restriction. On the subject of women and girls ...


Bhim Rao Ambedkar's statue vandalised in Meerut

The directions come in the wake of a mob uprooting the statute of communist icon Vladimir Lenin in Tripura's Belonia, after the drubbing the Communist Party o...


Rodrigo Duterte needs 'psychiatric examination', United Nations human rights chief says

Condemning the actions of Duterte's government, the United Nations high commissioner for human rights, Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, said: "He needs to submit himsel...


Anthony Davis Is The NBA's Most Valuable Player

In short, it was yet another absurd performance for Davis , who carrying the Pelicans with MVP-level production in the absence of DeMarcus Cousins . He has ...


USA seeks 'concrete actions' from North Korea before talks

The two countries have been in a formal state of war since the Korean War in the 1950s. Trump and Kim have a year-long history of acrimonious rhetoric, with...


After Lenin, Periyar, Ambedkar, Mahatma Gandhi's statue defaced

The vandalisation of statues of political and ideological figures across the country has found its latest victims - Mahatma Gandhi , and Dalit icon Dr BR Ambe...


NASA's Juno Probe Peers Into Jupiter's Mysterious Atmosphere and Polar Regions

On a gas planet, such an asymmetry can only come from flows deep within the planet; and on Jupiter , the visible eastward and westward jet streams are likewise...


Indian American finishes first in Democratic primary in Texas 22nd district

Greg Abbott unsurprisingly won his party's nomination to run for a second term, with 90 percent of the vote. How did they do? A candidate who put in $6 million...


17-year-old student killed in accidental shooting at Alabama high school

At this time , Acting Birmingham Police Chief Orlando Wilson said they believe that the shooting may have been accidental. "We consider it accidental u...


CBI arrests Dawood aide

Takla , an accused in 1993 Mumbai attacks, was officially arrested from Mumbai airport after his arrival from Dubai today morning. The warrant was sent to UAE a...


Neiphiu Rio Sworn-In as The New Chief Minister of Nagaland

The Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party ( NDPP), in alliance with the BJP , will take over the reins of the north-eastern state with the support of 32 MLAs...


Watch out for more snow coming our way Thursday

High near 54. Breezy, with a south wind 8 to 13 miles per hour increasing to 21 to 26 miles per hour in the morning. West wind 10 to 17 miles per hour. The Lak...


North and South Korean athletes to march separately at Winter Paralympic games

Organisers say there has been good public interest, with about 275,000 tickets sold so far. He created his own prosthetic knee using a mountain bike shock and...


Amid Seychelles Scrutiny, Erik Prince To Raise Money For Rohrabacher

George Nader , a Lebanese American businessman, helped organize the meeting and shared that information during testimony before a grand jury gathering evidence ...


Spring time change is Sunday

Now DST begins on the second Sunday of March and ends on the first Sunday of November. Did Florida really pass a bill to stay in daylight savings time year-r...


Trump Says US Working To Counteract Russian Election Interference In 2018 Midterms

Just a couple of hours later, news broke that Gary Cohn, one of Trump's top economic advisers, is leaving the administration , after apparently losing an inter...


Wenger, Arteta, Henry, William, Tah, Neymar — Football gossip

Arsenal have won just three away league games all season and have now lost eight of their past 13 games in all competitions. To be in the Champions League ...


Top bank officials summoned as PNB fraud probe widens

People familiar with the matter said senior officials are only being questioned for clarifications and not as accused in the fraud case. Prior, a senior aut...


Winter Storm Quinn Bringing More Snow, Wind to Northeast

Wednesday: Snow tapers off by daybreak, but then heavier snow arrives in late morning or early afternoon. Winds will increase as well, but not to the level...


South Korea's Moon says Seoul must bolster defence against North

Only in January, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un said during his 2018 New Year's address: "The entire mainland of the USA is within the range of our nuclear wea...


Mega Millions numbers: Did you win Friday's $243 million lottery jackpot?

Powerball and Mega Millions both offer sizable jackpots for lottery players this weekend. Pick 3 winners receive $500 for a $1 straight bet and the odds of...


Death Toll Rising After Magnitude 6.0 Aftershock

The strong tremors hit a region already badly damaged by the magnitude 7.5 quake that struck on February 26, the largest to hit the seismically-active highlands...


U.S. navy carrier's trip to Vietnam - a first since the Vietnam War

Cultural exchanges are planned during the Carl Vinson's stay through Friday, and some of the carrier's crew will visit memorials to those who died from Americ...


Turkey detains 4 IS suspects planning to attack U.S. embassy

Turkish police often carry out raids against IS across the country including one last month when 29 foreigners were detained in Istanbul over alleged links to t...


Utica College on lockdown due to 'credible threat,' officials say

Utica College then went into a lockdown at 11:12 a.m. Law enforcement continues to investigate threat. All buildings have been safely evacuated by law enforce...


Guatemala to move Israeli embassy to Jerusalem in May

The move is planned for May 16, two days after the United States plans to move its embassy. Last month, Trump also thanked Morales for his support on the Je...


Third Netanyahu confidant turns state's witness in graft probes

Mr Trump's push to change or scrap Iran's 2015 nuclear deal with world powers and concerns over Tehran's foothold in Syria topped the agenda of his talks with M...


AXA Buys XL for $15B to Boost P&C Business

The deal, as Reuters reports , continues a wave of consolidation in the insurance industry, with carriers "turning to takeovers to strengthen their businesses ...


India's ruling party emerges stronger after polls in northeast

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said BJP's win in Tripura was a setback not only to the Left, but also to the secular and democratic forces in the country a...


Naga governor asks Neiphiu Rio to form government

Rio, a three-time chief minister and a senior leader of the Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP), staked claim earlier in the day to form a coalition...


Light snow possible tonight, weather service says

Thursday night , the low will be around 33 with partly cloudy skies, according to the weather service. Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a 60% chance for rain an...


At least 4 dead in wind-driven storm battering East Coast

Winds toppled a truck on Rhode Island's Newport Pell Bridge, prompting officials to close all major bridges in the state to commercial vehicles. Parts of east...


Australia's Cardinal Pell faces court over sex abuse charges

The Catholic cleric, 76, has strongly denied what police have described as historical accusations by "multiple complainants" in the state of Victoria. "I know i...


Russia's Military Technologies Will Also Be Used for Civilian Purposes, Says Putin

The US intelligence community concluded a year ago that Russia-linked actors interfered in the 2016 US election on specific orders from Putin. It was Kelly's ...


Merkel finally gets a coalition

Conservatives are still smarting from Chancellor Angela Merkel's decision to let an SPD politician serve as finance minister, a job long held by budget hawk...


High-level Seoul officials to head to North Korea for talks

Now he has the hard job of playing interlocutor between a North Korean regime steadfastly clinging to its nuclear weapons program - which it sees as the only wa...