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Strong quake sparks panic in Indonesia

The quake struck around 65 miles west of the city of Sukabumi on the island of Java, at a depth of 21 miles. "I ran outside the building. It's quite strong. T...


Magnitude 8.2 quake hits in Gulf of Alaska

The warning was issued after an natural disaster with a magnitude of 8.2 hit 175 miles southeast of Kodiak City, Alaska. Hawaii was also put under a tsunami w...


MI man accused of threatening to kill CNN employees

I have more guns than you. Media guard dogs and morals specialists have condemned Trump and partners of the president who parrot his assaults -, best case sce...


UK's Johnson says world waiting with 'great interest' for Trump peace plan

The team would explore "how we can address these flaws in the nuclear agreement ... but also how can we cooperate more on countering Iran's activities that ar...


Davos visit aimed at further improving India's economic growth: PM

From January 23 to 26 this year, a small town in the Swiss Alps will attract all the attention in the world as it will host some of the famous leaders across th...


US Secretary visits London embassy after Trump snub

BORIS JOHNSON was left hanging around outside in the cold for his American opposite number, Rex Tillerson , yesterday. "The world is ready waiting to see with ...


Shiv Sena Splits With BJP, Decides To Go It Alone In 2019

The move was expected as the Shiv Sena has often threatened to quit the BJP-led Maharashtra government. The resolution was passed unanimously. In 2014, the BJ...


Government shutdown: Congress set to reconvene as shutdown continues

But Democrats appeared to be holding out for a firmer commitment from McConnell. Some Democrats took McConnell's remarks as a step toward their preferred so...


Health officials: 12 deaths in Georgia from flu

Former CDC director Tom Frieden said it was an anxiety-provoking time , as he felt that he couldn't do his job of protecting Americans. A total of 110 di...


Congress votes to end shutdown, funding bill heads to Trump

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer agreed to McConnell's offer to reopen the government , but stressed that a solution for immigrants would be of paramou...


Four hurt, one missing after Japan volcano erupts

Japan's Meteorological Agency, or JMA, reports that Mount Kusatsu-Shirane, located about 120 miles northwest of Tokyo, erupted early Tuesday. "Today an erupti...


United States shutdown to end as Senate strikes deal

Disagreements still remain in a number of areas most notably when it comes to immigration reform - Democrats want a deal to protect so-called "Dreamers", ...


Pence in Jerusalem pledges embassy move by end of 2019, faces protest

Earlier, Pence received a rousing welcome normally reserved for heads of state as he began a two-day visit to Israel on Sunday. Joint List lawmaker Jamal Zaha...


Bridges, No. 6 Michigan State hold off IL 87-74

The Fighting Illini are still in search of their first Big Ten win. Former Michigan State offensive coordinator Don Treadwell is returning to Mark Dantonio'...


Court Can't Decide Marriage Is Invalid, Hadiya Can Choose Independently: SC

Following this order, Hadiya came out of the custody of her parents, under whom she has been under house arrest since May previous year. The SC bench has also...


Central Wisconsin dodging heavy snowfall of big storm system

The service says up to 8 inches of snow could hit central and northeastern parts of the state, as well as in northwestern Iowa on Sunday into Monday . Sunday, ...


Dems align on plan to fund gov't, end shutdown

The short-term spending measure means both sides may wind up in a shutdown stalemate again in three weeks. "They're complicit w/ every single young person l...


Ladies's marches deliberate for Canadian cities on anniversary of Trump's inauguration

January 21, 2018. The wife of Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy was introduced to the crowd by her husband, who was sworn into office Tuesday. "I was thrown on my b...


Philadelphia Eagles heading to the Super Bowl

Miami wide receiver Jarvis Landry tweeted four train emojis for the Jay-Train. He spent just one more year in Philadelphia before being traded to the now-Lo...


Norwich Public Utilities sends utility crews to Puerto Rico

Rossello highlighted how the island's electrical grid, which was severely dilapidated even prior to the storms, was obsolete and working off of a generation sys...


Davos 2018 - Gareth's timing of his first WEF adventure is impeccable

Davos 2018 is focused around the theme, Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World . Trump's audience at the 48th annual meeting will include more than...


Oil rises as Saudi Arabia says producers will cooperate beyond 2018

Consequently, the participants of the OEPC deal meet in Muscat, Oman on 21st January 2018 to discuss their strategy. As at 11.55 GMT oil prices were virtual...


Pence Calls Report On Trump Affair "baseless"

However, Trump asserts that this was "nothing more or less than a recognition of reality" of the status of Jerusalem as Israel's capital . It prompted the P...


Reasons, risks and consequences of Turkey's Syria operation

Turkish authorities had been talking about a military operation against the YPG for the last several weeks. Bahram Ghassemi, Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman...


At World Economic Forum, Actor Shah Rukh Khan Gets Special Mention

I consider my work with these heroic and attractive women a great privilege as it imparts dignity and objective to my life. I would like to do it with even more...


Sen. Rand Paul's 911 call following assault released

The largest point of contention between political parties that led to the government shutdown on Friday night was immigration policy - including the funding for...


Trump's relationship with top Dems 'deteriorating' amid shutdown standoff

Reading a statement from the president during the daily press briefing, Sanders said the president was happy that Democrats "are now willing to fund our great...


Kam Air left reeling by deadly Kabul Intercontinental Hotel attack

The Taliban have claimed responsibility for the siege on the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul that resulted in 22 dead. Ministry of interior spokesman Najib...


WH releases pictures of Trump working by shutdown

During Monday's press briefing, one reporter noted that Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) had accused Trump of sitting "on the sidelines" while lawm...


Arab-Israeli MPs kicked out of chamber for protesting Pence's speech

Several Arab members of the Knesset interrupted Pence's speech in protest and were thrown out. At the time, most United States officials thought it woul...


Now, Afrin Offensive - Erdogan's Madness Refuses To End

Turkish airstrikes have killed dozens of civilians, and Kurdish fighters since Ankara launched its "Operation Olive Branch ". For the Turkish government, any...


German nurse charged with 97 more murders

If found guilty of the new charges, he would officially be Germany's deadliest serial killer. The man, identified only as Niels H. under reporting rules, has ...


Pence arrives in Israel as Trump's Jerusalem move reverberates

In comments earlier Monday at the Prime Minister's office, Pence had said that the recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital did not mean the United St...


PM Modi arrives in Zurich, on way to Davos

The first Indian PM to attend the summit in two decades, Modi will share his vision for India's future engagements with the worldwide community. The world...


How will new front in Syria war impact US-Turkey ties?

On Jan. 20, the Turkish Armed Forces jointly with the Free Syrian Army launched the Operation Olive Branch in the Syrian city of Afrin . Yildrim said the...