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Turkey detains 17 people in investigation related to gold trader Zarrab: agency

The executive has pleaded innocent and the bank has said all of its transactions complied with global regulations. It said fourteen more people had been detaine...


Austrian Constitutional Court rules same-sex couples can marry by 2019

Austria has lagged behind several of its Western European neighbors in approving same-sex marriage. Australia is also set to change the wording of its laws once...


St Paul's in London EVACUATED with people urged to stay away

Police later confirmed the item was deemed non-suspicious and officers are working to clear the incident. A huge cordon was put in place and people were urged...


Georgian ex-president Saakashvili arrested in Ukraine dramatic rooftop scene

The 49-year-old is wanted in Georgia on criminal charges which he says were trumped up for political reasons. Reinforcements were called to the scene. He resi...


Amber alert issued in Utah for 2 girls after father's arrest

Dinah is 4-9 tall and weighs 45 pounds, with brown hair and eyes. He was last seen wearing a camouflaged "boonie hat", black puffy coat and black trousers. Co...


Four killed in road crash

They died after the vehicle they were in collided with a lorry travelling in the same direction at 6.30pm yesterday evening. They had rented a auto at Shannon...


FBI's most wanted Social Security scam leader nabbed in Honduras

Conn's attorney, Scott White, issued a statement on Monday evening. The newspaper said investigators had been tracking Conn for several weeks. Conn, a residen...


Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid Case: Supreme Court begins final hearing

Senior advocates Kapil Sibal , Anoop George Chaudhari, Rajeev Dhavan and Sushil Jain will represent other parties including All India Sunni Waqf Board and Nirm...


Mumbai rains: Schools, colleges closed as Cyclone Ockhi threat looms

Amid the protests, Pinarayi couldn't get into his vehicle after which he boarded another cabinet minister's auto on his return journey. #In a port warning iss...


Hadiya's husband Shafin was in touch with ISIS supporters, says NIA

The NIA questioned Jahan once again to seek clarity on his statements as some were found to be contradictory in nature. NIA probe has reportedly found that bo...


Hatch Promises To Fund CHIP, Complains About Other Govt. Programs

These federal funds are state-administered through a block grant, with 65 to 85 percent of costs reimbursed from the feds to the states. This funding would come...


Sharad Yadav and Ali Anwar disqualified from Rajya Sabha

Back then, Yadav said the JD (U) isn't Nitish's party alone, it is his too. Rebel Janata Dal (United) leaders Sharad Yadav and Ali Anwar on Monday was disqu...


Record-breaking rainbow in Taiwan lasts for 9 awesome hours

A professor in Taiwan claims to have witnessed the longest ever visible rainbow, clocking in at almost nine hours, and plans to submit it for a world record. ...


MI congressman John Conyers accused of sexually harassing staffer and her cousin

Reed has said that Conyers' health would be the paramount consideration in whether he decides to step down from his House seat. Brown has said that she settle...


2G scam verdict on December 21

The biggest corruption case in India is filed against former telecom minister A Raja, DMK Rajya Sabha member Kanimozhi and others. A special court hearing the...


The Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR) Coverage Initiated at Gordon Haskett

BMO Capital Markets set a $85.00 target price on shares of Dollar General and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a report on Tuesday, August 22nd. Sanford C. sel...


Situation surrounding RT indicates Washington's weakness - Russian Foreign Ministry

Today the State Duma Committee on control and regulations unanimously supported the draft of the resolution on the ban of visit of the lower house of the Russia...


Australia unveils laws to prevent foreign interference

AUSTRALIA is to ban donations from foreign bank accounts, non-citizens and foreign entities to all types of political campaigning - such as GetUp! - not just po...


Truckers across the country come together to protest ELDs

The truckers urge the public to contact their congressman to demand action on House Resolution 3282, a measure that would delay the mandate's implementation for...


Detroit Pistons at San Antonio Spurs Odds Preview 12/04/17

The Detroit Pistons, who are one of the best teams in the National Basketball Association eastern conference, came to San Antonio looking to steal a game fr...


Starbucks Roastery in Shanghai hits new high in glossy retail theater

This is the second-ever Starbucks Roastery - the first is in Seattle . It features three coffee bars offering multiple brewing methods; a 3D-printed tea bar; a...


$0.10 EPS Expected for Investors Real Estate Trust (IRET)

Another recent and important Investors Real Estate Trust (NYSE: IRET ) news was published by Reuters.com which published an article titled: "BRIEF-Al-Salam Re...


Opposition campaigner David Ndii arrested in Kenya as political crises deepens

Mr Ndii was due to be released under a police bond on Monday night, with the director of public prosecutions saying it would take "appropriate" action once poli...


Senator Ayo Arise's Kidnappers Demand N80m Ransom

The Police Public Relations Officer for the command, ASP William Aya, said in Lokoja on Monday. Senator Ayo, was said to have returned to Ado Ekiti where he...


Union County kicks off Illinois' bicentennial celebration

Sunday (Dec. 3rd) marked the beginning of Illinois' 200th year as a state; the Illinois Bicentennial will be observed across Illinois over the next year. Bryant...


Republicans Must Resolve This Big Issue Between Their Tax Bills

Problem is, the House's tax bill doesn't touch the individual mandate. "Real bipartisan tax reform isn't handwritten behind closed doors", the Senate Democrat...


Gujarat elections: Congress manifesto focuses on youth, Patel reservation

The manifesto, put together after consultations under the leadership of party leader Sam Pitroda, reaches out to the sections of Gujarat's population which, it ...


Congress likely to give neck and neck fight to BJP in Gujarat

A similar survey in August had pegged the party's vote-share at 59%. More spectacular is the way the Congress , which has been in opposition for the last 22 ...


China closes school 'teaching women to be obedient'

The school allegedly offered classes where women could learn "virtue" through completing chores under the supervision of tutors for eight hours a day. The foota...


Large brush fire threatening homes in Ventura County

Mandatory and voluntary evacuations were underway in neighborhoods along Highway 150. Within an hour, the fire grew from 50 to 500 acres, officials said on Tw...


Palestinian killed as clashes erupt in West Bank village of Qusra

The IDF said the father shot in "self-defense". Palestinian activists and rights groups have long accused Israel of fostering a "culture of impunity" for Isra...


Israel strikes military installations near Damascus, local media report

Smoke was also allegedly visible rising above the area. Just days before, Israeli Air Force missiles destroyed a building in the Syrian city of al-Qiswa where...


Jordan warns of consequences of moving U.S. embassy to Jerusalem

On Sunday, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas warned against the move, which, he said, would jeopardize the future of the Middle East peace process and the not...


White House considers replacing Secretary of State Tillerson

In return, Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman would get "U.S. acquiescence" for his plans to reform his country and push back against Iran. He believes Saudi su...


Falk Slips By Mayfield To Win Burlsworth Trophy

The only reason this was a minor surprise is that Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield was also a walk-on quarterback that he beat out. The award is given to t...