Tensions rise as Syria retaliates against Israeli airstrikes

Israel said it was "absolutely untrue" that Syria's missiles downed one jet. "Netanyahu crawled to Moscow to pleaded with Putin because he fears ISIS's defeat, which is a failure for him and a victory for the Axis of Resistance", Nasrallah said, in... More..

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Celebs Urge Turkish Airlines To Help Somali Famine Victims
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Celebs Urge Turkish Airlines To Help Somali Famine Victims

Thanks to professional athlete, and other celebrities, plus the general power of social media, the airline offered a cargo plane with food and water. The drought in Somalia has caused an historic starvation t...More..

Netanyahu: Strikes in Syria targeted Hezbollah arms
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Netanyahu: Strikes in Syria targeted Hezbollah arms

It would not say whether any other missiles struck Israeli-held territory, but said the safety of Israeli civilians and Israeli aircraft was "not compromised". As anti-aircraft missiles were fired from Syria,...More..

Bronx man arrested after running over EMT technician
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Bronx man arrested after running over EMT technician

Speaking from the medical center Thursday night, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said, "An EMT was lost in the line of duty, bravely doing her job and encountering the kind of danger that our EMTs should not ha...More..

Oil tanker hijacking: Somali pirates release ship and crew
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Oil tanker hijacking: Somali pirates release ship and crew

Since 2012, although piracy has been largely contained, Somali pirates have continued to attempt to hijack ships, but less frequently. This latest case of hijacking was the first of its kind to be carried out...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

British PM, Scottish leader tussle over independence vote

Britain is due to begin the two-year exit process from the 28-nation European Union by the end of this month. "What we need now is to unite, to come together as a country and to ensure that we can get the b...More..

Trump to Make 'Very Big' Announcement About Car Industry Next Week
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Trump to Make 'Very Big' Announcement About Car Industry Next Week

Supporters of the emissions standards have warned the Trump administration against undoing the rules . California, long a Democratic and environment-friendly state, filed a motion to block a lawsuit brough...More..

WBC Notes: Tournament Ends for Francisco Cervelli, As Team Italy Loses Tiebreaker
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

WBC Notes: Tournament Ends for Francisco Cervelli, As Team Italy Loses Tiebreaker

Combine that with the fact that Venezuela's first game against Puerto Rico ended in the 7th inning due to the mercy rule used by the tournament (games are stopped after 7 innings if one team is 10 or more ...More..

Congress gets Supreme Court rap, Manohar Parrikar test tomorrow
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Congress gets Supreme Court rap, Manohar Parrikar test tomorrow

The election loss was a setback to the BJP which was in power. Asked if Congress should move beyond Gandhi, Chaturvedi said: "I think in larger interest of the party, Rahul himself has to take a decision". "B...More..

Trump Is Once Again Allowing CIA Drone Strikes, Reversing Obama Protocol
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Trump Is Once Again Allowing CIA Drone Strikes, Reversing Obama Protocol

American President Donald Trump has given the Central Intelligence Agency new authority to conduct drone attacks against suspected militants and terrorists, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing ...More..

Trinamool MLA supports BJP in Manipur
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Trinamool MLA supports BJP in Manipur

Vishwajit P. Rane, the Congress MLA from Valpoi and son of Pratapsingh Rane, had also announced that he was quitting the party. Manohar Parrikar, back in his old playground after nearly three years as Union D...More..

Briton David Taylor jailed for killing Bali policeman
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Briton David Taylor jailed for killing Bali policeman

Prosecutors had sought eight-year terms for the pair on charges of group violence causing death. She is reported to have said that when she saw Taylor punching the officer, she tried to separate them before...More..

Alabama jobless rate rises to 6.4 percent
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Alabama jobless rate rises to 6.4 percent

Mining and logging, and manufacturing declined over the year. Alabama's January rate was up from 6.3 percent the previous month. In other words, Flagler County saw an increase of 1,735 workers over the past y...More..

by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Trump reportedly plans to host China's president in April

The website has pointed out that Trump's choice of Mar-a-Lago - instead of the "formal and cold" White House - as the location for the summit was "likely to capture the rivals in relaxed, friendly settings". Th...More..

KPCC Chief VM Sudheeran Steps Down Due to 'Health Reasons'
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

KPCC Chief VM Sudheeran Steps Down Due to 'Health Reasons'

On Thursday, Sudheeran had informed media that he would be meeting them on Friday afternoon, but no one had an inkling that he had called the press meet to announce his resignation. But they failed, thanks to R...More..

Shopping mall in Germany closed over fears of imminent terror attack
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Shopping mall in Germany closed over fears of imminent terror attack

Reports said police officers, many armed with machine pistols and bullet-proof vests, had even forced out early morning staff. Several people were seriously injured during the incident at the city's main trai...More..

Pregnant Ciara in Car Crash
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Pregnant Ciara in Car Crash

Ciara was seen clutching her chest and shoulder, but was able to walk and talk on her phone. Ciara is now pregnant and in her third trimester. She is now married to National Football League quarterb...More..

Radioactive Boars Pose Risk in Towns Near Fukushima Nuclear Plant
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Radioactive Boars Pose Risk in Towns Near Fukushima Nuclear Plant

According to tests conducted by the Japanese government, some of the boars have shown levels of radioactive element cesium-137 that are 300 times higher than safety standards. Authorities in the town of Tomio...More..

Shiv Sena's Vishwanath Mahadeshwar to be Mumbai Mayor as BJP extends support
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Shiv Sena's Vishwanath Mahadeshwar to be Mumbai Mayor as BJP extends support

The Congress, which had bagged 31 seats, had nominated Vitthal Lokare for the position. He is one of the most educated Sena corporators. After winning the election, Mahadeshwar said he will conduct a coordina...More..

USA foe for Gold Cup opener at Nissan Stadium set
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

USA foe for Gold Cup opener at Nissan Stadium set

The Americans will then face Martinique four days later in Tampa's Raymond James Stadium, and will complete the group stage against either Haiti or Nicaragua on July 15 at Cleveland's FirstEnergy Stadium. The U...More..

Napoli 1 - Real Madrid 3
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Napoli 1 - Real Madrid 3

La Gazzetta dello Sport has always been in the pocket of Juventus, Milan and Inter, so they try to stir up trouble and actively hate Napoli. Conscious that they can't sit back the whole ninety minutes, Real ...More..

Cuomo Announces New York-Israel Commission
by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Cuomo Announces New York-Israel Commission

Members of the panel include Mort Zukerman, owner and publisher of the New York Daily News and the U.S. News and World Report, Orthodox Union Executive Vice President Allen Faigin, and other leaders of the Jewi...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

McDonald's delivery might be on its way to the UK

Almost 75% of the population in its top five markets lives within three miles of a McDonald's , the company said. Many of McDonald's overseas restaurants already offer delivery, especially in Asia and the ...More..

Woman questioned after 9yo boy mauled, 5yo boy missing in Murray River
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Woman questioned after 9yo boy mauled, 5yo boy missing in Murray River

Although yet to be formally identified, police believe the body to be that of the five-year-old whose mother they allege tried to drown both her sons in the river on the NSW-Victoria border on Thursday. The gra...More..

Russian jets mistakenly bomb US-backed forces in Syria: Pentagon
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Russian jets mistakenly bomb US-backed forces in Syria: Pentagon

In this photo provided by the Russian Defense Ministry Press Service shows Russian air force Tu-22M3 bombers strike the Islamic State targets in Syria, Monday, Jan. Townsend said the incident illustrates how co...More..

Scottish nationalists treat politics like a game, says May
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Scottish nationalists treat politics like a game, says May

Theresa May might not have actually said the word "referendum" in her speech to the Scottish Conservative party conference in Glasgow, but the prospect of another vote on the possible break-up of the United Ki...More..

House Committee Establishes Parameters For Russia Investigation
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

House Committee Establishes Parameters For Russia Investigation

Trump has repeatedly rejected suggestions that hacking by Russian Federation or other actors helped him win. "This situation was serious, as is evident by President Obama's call for a review-and as is evident...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Local Jewish community concerned about rise in anti-Semitic acts

As far as the Temple Beth Shalom cemetery vandalism in Warwick, Warwick police said that there is no new information but that the Warwick and state police are continuing to investigate the incident. "But I'm al...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

US Airstrikes in Yemen Hit Area Where Navy SEAL Was Killed

The strikes appear to be the first USA operation to target the terror group since the January 29 raid that left Chief Petty Officer William "Ryan" Owens dead, along with several other service members wounded. T...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

USA commander downplays chance of big Iraq, Syria troop hike

In this photo provided by the Russian Defense Ministry Press Service shows Russian air force Tu-22M3 bombers strike the Islamic State targets in Syria , Monday, Jan. The deadly bombing run marks the second tim...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Putin: 'Inappropriate' to sanction Syria

A single veto from one of the 15-nation council's five permanent members - Russia, China, United States, Britain and France - can kill a resolution. The Russian president referred to efforts to sanction Syri...More..

Trump on Yemen Raid: 'Very Successful Mission'
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Trump on Yemen Raid: 'Very Successful Mission'

William Owens, father of Special Warfare Chief Petty Officer Owens, a member of Navy SEAL Team 6, said he wants a broader investigation to look into whether politics was involved in the decision to order the ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Dutch woman arrested to fulfill bucket list

The second picture is a close up of Annie in handcuffs. An elderly woman from the Netherlands spent some time in the big house and crossed an item off her bucket list. "[An officer] made a decision to look in...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Holocaust Expert Detained, Nearly Deported at US Airport

After a border agent at George Bush Intercontinental Airport told him he was conducting a random check, Rousso was eventually questioned and detained for 10 hours, despite having a valid passport and visa. "My ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Hungary begins new border 'smart-fence'

The government says that while the number of migrants seeking to enter Hungary had dropped considerably since 2015, border police still prevent hundreds of people from illegally crossing the border each day. ...More..