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Ahed Tamimi's 8-month sentence underlines the injustices

Although she is a teen, Ahed Tamimi, will also pay a fine equivalent to about $1,400, her lawyer Gaby Lasky said Wednesday, according to The Associated Press....


Toys "R" Us liquidation sales begin Friday

Those sales were likely to start Friday instead. U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge Keith L. Phillips in Richmond approved the retailer's store closing plan, writing...


Office of profit: AAP demands apology from Election Commission

Big win of the people of Delhi. "Congratulations to the people of Delhi", the AAP chief tweeted. After the case was transferred to a two-judge bench on 29 J...


Britain's blue Brexit passports will be made in France

Theresa May has been urged to visit the factory of a United Kingdom security firm and explain why a French company is taking over their contract to make Britis...


US Justice Department seeks ban on bump stocks

Bump stocks enable guns to fire like automatic weapons, and were used in last year's Las Vegas massacre . President Trump , however, called for the Justice...


Trump praises MBS over ties, arms sales

According to media reports, both leaders stressed the strength and potential of Saudi-US ties before sitting down for talks with their officials where the Presi...


Oil Gains as US-Saudi Talks Raise Risk of Iranian Crude Curbs

Last week the EIA surprised markets by reporting a heavy build of 5 million barrels. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $63.69 a barrel ...


Attack in Kabul on Persian New Year kills 26

The number of causalities is going to rise, it being held. A suicide attack outside a mosque in Kabul has killed at least 26 people and wounded 18, the Af...


Ignoring Problems With Russia, Trump Congratulates Putin On Victory

The two leaders spoke out in favor of developing practical cooperation in various areas, including in ensuring strategic stability and combating worldwide terro...


Israel admits 2007 Syrian 'nuclear reactor' strike for first time

The attack, which was monitored from the aerial war room by all key political and military officials at the time, including Prime Minister Ehud Olmert , took a...


Two wounded in Maryland school shooting, student gunman dies

All three were in critical condition at hospitals. Federal Bureau of Investigation spokesman David Fitz says the agents are there to assist the local sheriff'...


Former MPD Officer Noor To Make Court Appearance Wednesday

Mr Noor has now been charged with third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter . Officer Mohamed Noor turned himself into police on Tuesday after a ...


Dapchi schoolgirls released by Boko Haram insurgents - Minister

The Minister said the girls were released around 3 a.m. through back-channel efforts and with the help of some friends of the country, and that it was unconditi...


Massive $457M Powerball jackpot goes to single victor

The win marks the 49th time a Missouri Lottery player has won a $1 million Powerball "Match 5" prize since January 2012. "I feel like that person is going to ...


Saudi Prince Visits The US To Polish His Country's Image

Saudi Arabia's young crown prince has an ambitious list of to-dos: modernize his conservative kingdom, weaken Iran's hand across the Mideast and, this week, r...


Winter Weather Advisory issued for tonight

An accumulation of 4 to 7 inches is possible, though snowfall should stop by Wednesday evening. "There will be some widespread frosts and temperatures could...


Judge temporarily blocks 15-week abortion ban

Phil Bryant , who has frequently declared his plans to make his state the " safest place in America for an unborn child ", just signed the country's toughest ...


South Korea military drills to resume amid thaw with Pyongyang

Rob Manning said in a statement issued late Monday. This year's drills were initially postponed to avoid clashing with the Winter Olympics , while Washington...


Designer of Collapsed Bridge Also Worked On Skyway, Selmon

On March 12, the company tweeted a photo of the pedestrian bridge at Florida International University, and captioned it, " We are thrilled to have performed...


Federal Court Rules against GOP Challenge to New District Map

The map was imposed February 19, four weeks after the court ruled Pennsylvania's existing map violated the state constitution's guarantee of "free and equal" ...


Putin wins another six years at Russia's helm in landslide victory

But Putin's supporters said Western pressure on Putin including Britain's accusations in a spy row and the Olympic doping ban prompted Russians to close ranks b...


Winter Storm Watch issued for parts of region

The Massachusetts weather service office is scheduled to move to neighboring Norton as the storm comes north. The storm is expected to arrive a day after the ...


Donald Trump calls for 'big drug pushers' to face death penalty

Is President Donald Trump planning to seek the death penalty for the corporate executives who fueled and, to a considerable extent, continue to fuel the opi...


Yakuza Kiwami 2 announced

It's a complete remake not a remaster of the original utilising the current engine that Yakuza 6 had used, the Dragon Engine. Yakuza Kiwami 2 will follo...


Australia, ASEAN agree to start regional infrastructure cooperation

Days before the summit, Australian papers had reported a revelation by Turnbull's son, who said his career at investment bank Goldman Sachs had suffered after h...


McIlroy wins PGA Palmer event at Bay Hill

The Northern Irishman returned to the winner's circle courtesy of a scintillating eight-under-par 64 that included five birdies in the final six holes. "I'm sta...


Trump lashes out at 'biased' inquiry into Russian Federation collusion

How many hundreds of thousands of dollars was given to wife's campaign by Crooked H friend, Terry M, who was also under investigation? "If he tried to do ...


Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi 'unwell', scraps Australia public appearance

Suu Kyi has been in Australia since Friday, attending a special summit of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) leaders in Sydney , where her presence...


Students Take Charge for Gun Control

Today on March 14, I walked out of school in memory of the 17 people who were brutally gunned down at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School last month, as wel...


Motorist ran down dancers 'after being thrown out of nightclub'

Police believe others who were injured might have left the scene, and want to speak to anyone hurt to establish the number of victims. The force added that th...


Woman wins $1m as she is named world's best teacher

Reportedly, Zafirakou learned phrases in Gujarati, Tamil and Hindi to connect with her students who hail from diverse backgrounds and come from an area where ...


Two dead after vehicle bomber targets British security firm in Afghanistan

The deceased people were all civilians, reports said. Interior Ministry deputy spokesman Nasrat Rahimi confirmed the Saturday attack , which was claimed by t...


Loyola-Chicago aims for another upset as they face Tennessee

It's his first start of the season. The seventh-seeded Rams (26-7) won a game in the NCAA Tournament for the second straight season. The Tennessee Lady ...


Britain's top diplomat accuses Putin of being behind Russian spy poisoning

The Russian government has also been vague about its response to Washington's expansion of sanctions announced Thursday against Russian individuals believed t...


Winter Paralympics: Historic First Gold Medal for Croatia

Belarusian athletes picked up six medals in biathlon events at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, BelTA informs. He earlier won silver in the Men's 7.5km ...


ASEAN, Australia reject protectionism amid fears of Trump trade war

Signatories agreed to share intelligence and strengthen law enforcement cooperation, among a host of other joint initiatives. Australian Prime Minister Malcol...


Top diplomats from US, South Korea meet

It is one of the few western states with a diplomatic channel to the North Korean leadership and may be able to smooth out obstacles in the path of a summit me...


Robert Mueller subpoenas Trump Organization for documents, including some on Russian Federation

The subpoena's intention was to "clean up" and to ensure that all related documents are handed over to the special counsel . Reports do suggest that the comp...


Louise Slaughter's Net Worth Was Very High

Slaughter, who most recently represented New York's 25th District, suffered a fall near her D.C. home last week and was hospitalized at George Washington Un...


'DUI Doesn't Just Mean Booze' Police Warn St. Patrick's Day Partiers

In 2016, there were 60 fatalities on St. Patrick's Day related to drunk-driving. Police are also reminding drivers about the state "Move Over Law". Every ye...


Saroj Pandey will surely be elected to Rajya Sabha: CM

Valera has chose to contest as an independent for the elections due on March 23. Apprehending that nomination papers of its tribal candidate Naranbhai Rathw...


South Africa reinstates corruption charges against Jacob Zuma

The case was controversially dropped by the National Prosecuting Authority in 2009, shortly before Zuma won the presidency. He has repeatedly denied the alleg...


UGA names Crean as new head coach

Crean inherited a program in the midst of a massive embarrassment of scandal brought on by Kelvin Sampson. IN hired Crean in 2008, but he never advanced past ...


Man wanted for questioning in officer's death arrested

According to Fox 11 Eyewitness News , KSP spokesman William Petry said four people were arrested and taken into custody at the scene on unrelated charges. L...


Criminal investigation launched into dog's death on USA flight

How a trained flight attendant could insist that a dog be put into an overhead bin is beyond my comprehension. Kokito died at some point on the flight before...


UK To Build New Chemical Defence Centre Following Salisbury Spy Poisoning

The attack has left Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in critical condition . Russia's Defence Ministry has called UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson ...


Forecast for return of the Beast from the East just got worse

Friday, likely wet and windy, turning colder overnight with hill snow. Up to 5cm of snow is expected in the south-east - and temperatures are expected to drop...


Thousands Flee Ghouta Amid Syrian Military Push

One of Eastern Ghouta's major rebel groups, Faylaq al Rahman, withdrew from Hamoriya as the Syrian military moved rapidly into the town, according to SOHR. Afte...


TDP Rajya Sabha candidates file nominations

Referring to Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's sentiment remarks, the TDP supremo said Telangana state was formed only on sentiment. Jaitely, defending ...


Oklahoma to resume executions using nitrogen gas

At a press conference Wednesday afternoon, Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter Director of the Department of Corrections Joe Allbaugh announced that the sta...