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FBI Found No Evidence That Border Patrol Agent Was Murdered

A spokesman for the National Border Patrol Council, the union that represented the officers, said it was an "ambush". He reported: "We ran into a culvert", "I...


Bangladesh ex-PM Khaleda Zia sentenced to 5 years in jail

These include former lawmaker Quazi Salimul Haq, former principal secretary to Zia, Kamal Uddin Siddique, her nephew Mominur Rahman and pro-BNP businessman Shar...


Last of British IS gang 'captured in Syria'

The lead executioner in the "Beatles" cell, Mohammed Emwazi, known as "Jihadi John", was killed by a US drone strike in 2015. Who were the IS "Beatles"? ....


Taiwan natural disaster death toll rises to 9

But the authorities slashed the number of missing from more than 60 people to seven by yesterday evening - five Chinese mainland nationals and a Canadian-Chines...


Turkish, Iranian, Russian presidents to meet in Istanbul

Presidents of Turkey , Iran and Russia , Recep Tayyip Erdogan , Hassan Rouhani and Vladimir Putin will hold a meeting in Istanbul, Turkish media reported...


U.S. official warns of growing threat from North Korea

A Democratic senator said Monday President Donald Trump does not possess the legal authority to order a preemptive military strike on North Korea without Co...


Like Every Other Dictator Donald Trump Wants a Military Parade

Pentagon officials tell CBN News the US Army has been tapped to lead the planning, adding that the goal is to tie the parade to a significant, historical e...


Turkey is not occupying Afrin: Opposition party

Afrin was the only place in Syria that witnessed no war. Syria has repeatedly denied using chemical weapons . The U.N. Syria Commission condemned the rec...


USA conducts airstrikes against Syrian pro-regime forces after ‘unprovoked attack’

Military officials said the strike was launched after as many as 500 attackers began an assault on opposition forces accompanied by USA advisers in Deir el-Zo...


Hotel in Taiwan collapses after 6.4 magnitude earthquake

Hualien is one of Taiwan's most popular tourist hubs as it lies on the picturesque east coast rail line and is near to popular Taroko Gorge. The quakes continue...


Maybe 2 more inches of snow tonight

On Wednesday , the sun will rise at 7:33:53 a.m. and set at 5:55:20 p.m. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible. East wind 6 to 8 miles...


China, Iran, Russia Lash Out At US Nuclear Policy Plan

The document further calls for the U.S. to tackle " an unprecedented range and mix of threats " posed by foreign powers, such as Russia , China, North Korea an...


Survey reveals shocking facts about Female Genital Mutilation in Bohra community

Almost 200 million around the world live with its effects, the United Nations says..." Kamau said women should be able to choose to undergo the practice. Khaf...


Tsunami warning text alerts a result of test from National Weather Service

Some US East Coast residents received a tsunami warning on Tuesday after a test message sent out by the National Weather Service was wrongly interpreted as ...


Child safe, suspect wanted in connection to viral child pornography investigation

The victim also has been located and is safe, police reported . In the video posted to Facebook, Moore allegedly forces a young girl, whose age has not been ...


TTP bombing kills 11 troops in Swat Valley

The Inter-Services Public Relations, the Pakistan Army's media wing, said the attacker on Saturday targetted the sports area of the armed forces' unit and t...


United Kingdom court to decide validity of Assange arrest warrant

The Swedish case has since been dropped but in the eyes of the British authorities, Assange remains in breach of his bail conditions. Senior District Judge ...


Polish President Says Will Sign Holocaust Law

Polish President Andrzej Duda signed into law on Tuesday a controversial bill outlawing any implications of Warsaw's culpability for crimes committed during t...


Indian atrocities can not stop Kashmir from getting freedom: COAS

The prime minister was addressing a joint session of the Azad Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly and Kashmir Council on the Kashmir Solidarity Day. He sai...


Sheriff's Deputy Killed In Colorado Springs

Three other law enforcement officers and one civilian were injured in the shooting. Colorado , deputy and Colorado Springs officers have been taken to th...


Disney World to honor Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles with parade

It's a challenge because you are writing papers that are biblically correct. And indeed, the celebrations in Philadelphia had already started. At the begin...


Karnataka elections: CM Siddaramaiah reignites war of words with Modi on Twitter

Congress social media head and Karnataka leader Ramya was quick to react, tweeting, "Is this what happens when you're on POT?" "People have already made up t...


'Mexico relationship with Trump closer than with previous U.S. governments'

One of Tillerson's first trips as secretary was to Mexico a year ago, but this will be the first time he travels further south in the role. The spokesperson c...


Israel soldiers kill Palestinian teenager in West Bank arrest raid

Tel Aviv often uses such incidents as pretexts to strengthen its already draconian restrictive measures against the Palestinians residing in the territory. They...


Gunman arrested after 'racially motivated' shooting in Italian town of Macerata

According to Macerata police, the shootings on Saturday morning were carried out in different parts of the town, including near the train station, leading to th...


Syrian civilians injured in chlorine gas attack

Mattis did not provide further details on which reports on the use of sarin he was referring to. A day earlier, Washington said it was prepared to consider mi...


Jose throws in title towel

Christian Eriksen fired Spurs into the lead after just 11 seconds before an own goal from United defender Phil Jones secured victory for the home side befo...


Iran's clampdown on women protesting against hijab undermines autonomy and dignity

IRANIAN PRESIDENT HASSAN ROUHANI , taking a swipe at hardliners who back the compulsory hijab and other religious rules. "It's evident by the fact that the m...


Ammo dealer wasn't involved in Las Vegas attack

Haig met with Paddock multiple times, according to the criminal file against him, and in September of 2017, Paddock met with Haig at his home to purchase armo...


Pentagon Announces Major Shift In US Nuclear Policy

Although the nuclear posture review states that the U.S. would only consider such an attack in the case of "extreme circumstances", these could include "signi...


International Olympic Committee mistakenly invited banned Russian to Olympics as coach

Chudinov, a former Russian skeleton racer, had been listed as an accredited coach for next week's Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang despite being banned by the...


Larry Nassar attacked in courtroom

Pictures of some of the women and girls during their gymnastics career were projected in the courtroom . "I understand Mr. Margraves' frustration but you can...


North Korea warns against military drills after Olympics

Bishop Lee of Uijeongbu, which borders North Korea, stated: "North Korea's participation is meaningful as it is a step forward to a new era of peace by ending t...


897 militants 'neutralized' so far in Afrin op

Soon after the blast on Thursday night, authorities had reported the explosion took place in the gas boiler room of a tax office in the Cukurambar district. How...


USA's missile defense system test fails

Another SM-3 Block test in June failed after the interceptor missile's self-destruct mechanism was accidentally triggered by a member of military personnel, alt...


USA ready to hit Syrian chemical weapons

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Friday, a day after Washington warned it was prepared to consider military action if necessary to deter chemical weapons at...


Cornershot: 'Groundhog Day,' the movie, turns 25

As legend has it, Phil will wake from hibernation on February 2 and if he sees his shadow as he emerges from his burrow, there will be six more weeks of wi...


Michelle Obama Returning To Television For Ellen DeGeneres Interview

Mullally says she recalls DeGeneres and her girlfriend "cracking up" that she didn't know they were a couple. "From Cork, Ireland , please welcome 12-year-ol...


New poster of 'Hey Ram' unveiled on Mahatma's death anniversary

India Tuesday paid homage to pre-independence icon Mahatma Gandhi on his 70th death anniversary. 'We bow before all martyrs who sacrificed themselves at the...


Shopian violence: Army files counter FIR over damaged vehicles, injuries to soldiers

On Sunday, the police registered the FIR under sections 302 (murder) and 307 (attempt to murder) against the personnel of 10, Garhwal unit, of the Army. He was ...


USA places Hamas chief Haniya on terror blacklist

Gaza City: The US decision to put the head of Hamas on its terror blacklist on Wednesday will not deter the group's "resistance" to Israel, the movement said...


President Trump to deliver his first State of the Union address

Rep. Judy Chu had been on the speakers list but is attending Trump's State of the Union address , a spokesman confirmed. One issue that Trump could mention...


Oxford Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan in French police custody on rape accusations

Ramadan, a well-known figure in the Middle East. Ramadan filed a counter-suit for libel and announced via Facebook on January 28 that he would soon file another...


Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock's ominous comment before massacre

Newsweek reports that the publication interviewed Douglas Haig on October 4, and he confirmed that representatives from the Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacc...


North Korea to parade missiles before Winter Olympics

Also among Trump's guests: the parents of Otto Warmbier, the American college student who died of injuries suffered in North Korean custody. "The overall impa...


Raila Odinga finally takes oath as the People's President

Kenya's Attorney General Githu Muigai declared in December that swearing in an alternative president would constitute an act of treason for everyone "facilita...


Donald Trump signs order to keep Guantanamo Bay prison open

Obama's 2009 executive order stated the detention center should be closed "as soon as practicable", but it remained open because of opposition to its closure fr...


Trade to top PM Theresa May's agenda during trip to China

While recognising that the Belt and Road could potentially offer "huge" opportunities to businesses from outside China , she added: "What I would like to see...


Khloe Kardashian praises Kim Kardashian for her 'cultural appropriation clapbacks'

Kim - who wore her hair in braids - didn't call the style cornrows , or Fulani braids . "I'm thinking #LILOHAN", she wrote at the time in a since-deleted ...


Hawaii official believed threat was real and triggered ballistic missile alert

Now it turns out there was no accidental user-interface blunder. On Tuesday, an investigation revealed that a night-shift manager had plans of testing the incom...