US Rep: Trump says fallen soldier knew what he signed up for

The body of the army sergeant, one of four U.S. servicemen who died in an October 4 ambush in Niger, was received with honors at Miami International Airport at a ceremony attended by authorities, the soldier's widow and other family members. More..

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Environmentalists are sounding the alarm: in Germany disappeared nearly all insects
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

Environmentalists are sounding the alarm: in Germany disappeared nearly all insects

Over the years, scientists have captured fewer and fewer insects. A 2012 survey by the Zoological Society of London concluded that insect populations around the planet are in decline. wind speed), or change...More..

by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

41 soldiers killed by Taliban at Kandahar army camp

At least 55 Afghan soldiers have been killed in Taliban attacks in the provinces of Kandahar, Balkh and Farah in the past 24 hours. Beleaguered Afghan security forces have faced soaring casualties in their ...More..

Oil slips but holds most recent gains on expected OPEC cuts
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

Oil slips but holds most recent gains on expected OPEC cuts

Speaking at the Oil & Money conference in London, the head of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries cheered the group's production cuts that came into effect in January and pointed out that ther...More..

Court in Iraq orders arrest of Kurdistan VP Kosrat Rasul
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

Court in Iraq orders arrest of Kurdistan VP Kosrat Rasul

On Sept. 25, Iraqis in KRG-controlled-held areas - and in areas disputed between Baghdad and Erbil - voted on whether or not to declare full political autonomy from Iraq. Iraqi State TV reported that Rasul wo...More..

Polestar 1 unveiled | New Release
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

Polestar 1 unveiled | New Release

Polestar will have access to Volvo's deep knowledge base, engineering expertise and platform technologies, helping it to launch vehicles more efficiently than a brand-new independent automaker. The Polestar 1 i...More..

by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

Sharif family pleads for deferring indictment in graft references

Sharif, 67, resigned in July after the Supreme Court disqualified him from holding office over an undeclared source of income, but the veteran leader maintains his grip on the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawa...More..

New Zealand Just Selected Its Youngest Prime Minister Since 1856
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

New Zealand Just Selected Its Youngest Prime Minister Since 1856

Some commentators dished up sarcasm; others criticised Bishop including Sky News Australia's conservative pundit Paul Murray. 'My intention is to make a trip to Australia as soon as I am able, ' she said at a...More..

Prayers for a miracle as desperate search for six fishermen continues
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

Prayers for a miracle as desperate search for six fishermen continues

A diving team from Brisbane with sonar and mapping equipment and a specialist diving team from NSW will today join the search, but flooding has cut off roads to the remote area, making it hard to reach. Mr Guth...More..

500000+ Missourians Participating In Thursday's
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

500000+ Missourians Participating In Thursday's "Shake Out" Earthquake Drill

It only takes one minute to register to participate , and another minute to actually participate. At that time, participants should practice how to " drop, Cover and hold on ", St. It was organized to encourag...More..

President Trump Sends $25000 Check to Gold Star Family
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

President Trump Sends $25000 Check to Gold Star Family

Cowanda Jones-Johnson, the soldier's mother, told The Post that Wilson's account of the conversation was accurate. Chris Baldridge told the Post that when Trump called him a few weeks after his son, Army ...More..

Federal judge orders Trump administration to allow abortion for pregnant, undocumented teen
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

Federal judge orders Trump administration to allow abortion for pregnant, undocumented teen

She ordered the government to transport the teenager to have the procedure - or allow her guardian to transport her - "promptly and without delay". The attorneys also claimed "Lloyd has personally visited a...More..

Mnuchin pledges 'fix' to tax plan's deduction elimination
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

Mnuchin pledges 'fix' to tax plan's deduction elimination

Avoiding tax cuts for the wealthy, however, is not as hard as Mnuchin believes it to be. In order to qualify for the estate tax, an individual has to have an estate worth more than $5.5 million (or $11 millio...More..

CM Sindh, Sethi agree to hold four PSL matches in Karachi
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

CM Sindh, Sethi agree to hold four PSL matches in Karachi

Speaking in a press conference on Wednesday, Najam Sethi said that National Stadium in Karachi has to be prepared for the upcoming edition of PSL within four months. The lynchpin of Pakistan's Board took to Twi...More..

Election: daughter of former Russian mayor runs for president
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Election: daughter of former Russian mayor runs for president

TV host Ksenia Sobchak did not hold consultations with Russian President Vladimir Putin on her plans to run the presidential election, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told TASS. She expressed support for Ru...More..

Canada's Quebec province passes law banning niqab and burqa
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Canada's Quebec province passes law banning niqab and burqa

The Canadian province of Quebec has passed a ban on face coverings for anyone receiving or providing government services, the first law of its kind in North America. "It seems like it's a made-up solution to an...More..

Roy Moore: NFL Protesters Are 'Breaking the Law'
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Roy Moore: NFL Protesters Are 'Breaking the Law'

Starting with Colin Kaepernick in 2016, several NFL players have and continue to kneel during the national anthem as part of a protest against racism and police brutality. The president called them "SOB's" and ...More..

A Mississippi School Named After A Confederate Will Be Renamed After Obama
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

A Mississippi School Named After A Confederate Will Be Renamed After Obama

Under threat of a state takeover after an audit found violations of accreditation standards, Jackson's school board handed the responsibility of renaming schools over to PTA groups in September. They overwhel...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation sex trafficking operation impacts Fort Wayne, official says
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation sex trafficking operation impacts Fort Wayne, official says

The FBI said Operation Cross Country XI ran from October 12 to 15 out of 55 FBI field offices and involved 78 state and local task forces. The FBI stages operations in hotels, casinos and truck stops as wel...More..

by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Iran, Syria share similar views in fighting terrorism

Major General Bagheri noted that Iran has always stood beside Syria in fighting terrorism, despite the imposed sanctions. The Islamic Republic will not accept Israeli violations of Syrian airspace, the Irania...More..

46% think media make up stories about Trump
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

46% think media make up stories about Trump

Forty-two percent of 18 to 29 year olds believed the media was fabricating stories, followed by 45 percent of 30 to 44 year olds, 39 percent of 45 to 54 year olds, 52 percent of 55 to 64 year olds and 53 percen...More..

AG Jeff Sessions says special counsel Robert Mueller has not interviewed him
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

AG Jeff Sessions says special counsel Robert Mueller has not interviewed him

That scenario is a hot topic in light of Special Counsel Bob Mueller's Russian Federation probe, as President Trump has reportedly asked advisers about his abilities to pardon himself and those close to him...More..

USA expects Pak to take decisive action against terrorists: Rex Tillerson
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

USA expects Pak to take decisive action against terrorists: Rex Tillerson

Promising greater prosperity and security in a "free and open Indo-Pacific", Tillerson did push India to open up its borders to more regional and U.S. "In this period of uncertainty and angst, India needs a rel...More..

Himachal assembly elections: BJP announces list of 68 candidates
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Himachal assembly elections: BJP announces list of 68 candidates

The president of the BJP's state unit Satpal Singh Satti will contest from Una. The BJP announced its list of 68 candidates but is silent on declaring the chief ministerial candidate. Joti told that the las...More..

Mexico and Canada Reject US Nafta Demands as Talks Wrap Up
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Mexico and Canada Reject US Nafta Demands as Talks Wrap Up

He also said all nations "have limits". Talks are expected to resume in Mexico Nov. 17, but are not expected to be completed until sometime next year, which means they would bump into the Mexican presidential...More..

Mitch McConnell Challenges Steve Bannon: 'Winners Make Policy and Losers Go Home'
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Mitch McConnell Challenges Steve Bannon: 'Winners Make Policy and Losers Go Home'

The confusing appraisal of Bannon and his controversial tactics raised new questions about the road ahead for Trump and McConnell - including how long their detente can last. "It forces McConnell to have to tre...More..

Shooting Reported in Baltimore Business Park
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Shooting Reported in Baltimore Business Park

Police have reported multiple injuries after a shooting took place in a Baltimore-area business park on Wednesday morning. Officials say a manhunt is underway and that the shooting happened in Emmorton Busine...More..

by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds

Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 418,639,111 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $14,062,088,000 after purchasing an additional 9,239,499 shares in the last quarter. Its down 0.01, from 0.95 in 20...More..

Asia Cup: India,South Korea manage 1-1 draw
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Asia Cup: India,South Korea manage 1-1 draw

After a barren opening two quarters, Jungjun Lee (41st minute) gave Korea the lead before Gurjant scored (60th) just seconds before the final hooter to salvage a point for the Indians. Pakistan opened the scori...More..

Turkey won't submit to United States 'impositions' in visa crisis
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Turkey won't submit to United States 'impositions' in visa crisis

The visa talks conducted between Turkish and USA delegations at the Foreign Ministry building in capital Ankara were "positive", foreign ministry sources said Wednesday. Consulate in Istanbul. Turkey retaliated...More..