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One dead, at least two wounded in string of stabbings in Ireland

Three scenes were preserved for technical examination in Avenue Road, Inner Relief Road and Seatown, County Louth, police said. "We certainly are appealing to p...


US Sanctions 5 Iranian Entities 'Key' To Ballistic Missile Program

The sanctioned entities include Shahid Kharrazi Industries, Shahid Sanikhani Industries, Shahid Moghaddam Industries, Shahid Eslami Research Center, and Shahid ...


West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee launches state government emblem

He had promised that all those who came from across the border will be sent back, as the RSS and BJP believe that all Bengali- speaking people are Bangladeshis"...


Ridley Scott in talks to direct 'The Merlin Saga' movie

Ridley Scott is eighty fucking years old, and sources say he's feeling that shit lately, doling out opinions and name-dropping potential projects like there's ...


Powerball Prize Jackpot Keeps Going Up

The odds of hitting the jackpot are 292,201,338 to 1. The new one will be $ 418 million , with a cash option of $261 million. No one won the Powerball jackpo...


CDC to Host Workshop on Preparing People for 'Unlikely' Nuclear War

Robert Whitcomb is the chief of the radiation studies branch at the CDC's National Center for Environment Health and Capt. Michael Noska is the radiation safety...


Cummings Hospitalized for Minor Knee Procedure, Wife Suspends Gubernatorial Campaign

Cummings missed several months on Capitol Hill past year after complications from a heart surgery. The wife of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings announced Friday ...


'Deep State' Blocking Clinton Email Investigation, Former GOP Rep Says

The department is reportedly trying to collect new details on how Clinton and her aides, former top aide Huma Abedin among them, handled classified material. ...


Health Minister apologises to hundreds of patients waiting for hospital beds

Last night, Mr Harris said "no effort or resource is being spared to improve the situation" in the health service. January typically sees the highest numbers ...


Lebanon Private Sector Downturn Continues In December

A reading above 50 indicates growth. "While a pick-up in new orders to a seven-month high in December offers some hope for construction going into 2018, it lo...


Fake teen doctor pleads guilty, gets 3 ½ years in prison

Police said Love-Robinson stole thousands of dollars from an 86-year-old woman during a series of visits to her home while he was a teenager. Love-Robinson ad...


Fight for Virginia House continues with court hearing

Yancey, the Republican. NPR's Sarah McCammon has been following this race closely and joins us now. Some of the court's judges were out of town for the holi...


BJP Making Childish Attempt to Tarnish my Image: Jignesh Mevani

The Mumbai Police denied permission for the students' summit in the wake of protests and bandh in the state yesterday following violence on the anniversary of...


Storm Eleanor Batters Europe

Winds reached up to 100mph (160km/h) in the United Kingdom and 147km/h (90mph) in France. Storm Eleanor also brought chaos elsewhere in Europe as it swept o...


Seven missing after avalanche hits vehicle in Kashmir

He said the avalanche hit an area near Sadhna Top in Kupwara between 1515 hrs to 1530 hrs. Earlier, a massive avalanche hit the cab at Sadhna Top in Tangdhar an...


China limiting oil product exports to N.Korea

On Sunday, a South Korean customs official told Reuters that authorities had seized another ship, a Panama-flagged vessel, suspected of having transferred oil...


Saakashvili sentenced in Georgia to 3 years in absentia

That relationship soured, though, after Mr. Saakashvili accused Ukrainian cabinet ministers and Mr. Poroshenko of corruption. Georgia has requested Saakashvili'...


Roy Moore Accuser's House Burns Down in Possible Arson

Natalie Barton , a public information officer with the Etowah County Sheriff's Department, told AL.com about the ongoing investigation into possible arson or ...


Twitter is trying to explain why it's not suspending Donald Trump's account

The comment quickly ignited a wave of frustration and questions about Twitter's responsibility to prevent any user, including its most powerful one, from us...


Josh Mandel drops out of the Senate race

Brown defeated Mandel in 2012 by 51 percent to 45 percent, running ahead of President Obama, and Mandel had exposed his flaws as a candidate in that campaign. M...


Baltimore Schools Closed Thursday After Outrage Over Frigid Classrooms

The young children explained how cold they were - the answer was very. Students there were dismissed early on Wednesday. NPR reported that some schools ...


GOP Senate Leaders Call for Investigation Into Trump Dossier Author

Chuck Grassley and Lindsey Graham are trying to get the FBI to investigate Christopher Steele, the guy who put together the Trump "dossier". The FBI has reo...


Iranian Top Prosecutor Accuses US, Israel and Saudi Arabia of Staging Protests

At least 21 people have been killed and hundreds more injured in the unrest. The world is watching!' he tweeted, quoting from the speech. France has express...


FBI Investigating Clinton Foundation 'For Months'

Spokesmen for the Clintons and the foundation insisted on the false nature of the allegations. U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions asked Justice Departmen...


Sarah Sanders Announces Ban on Personal Cell Phones at the White House

In a pair of tweets that followed a now days-long saga between Trump and Bannon , his former chief strategist, Trump took aim at Bannon's appearance. Mr Trump'...


A flip-flop on triple talaq

In the lower house, where the ruling party has a majority, the bill was passed. Azad said the government was responsible for the situation and the House not b...


Trump's Move to Slash Palestinian Cash: What It Means for Future Talks

Use explosives, pistols, and bombs. "President Trump is absolutely right, it is impossible to wait and wait and wait for so many years for the Palestinians to...


Sean Spicer on inauguration crowd size comments: 'I screwed that up royally'

Bannon, however, didn't deny calling Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting "treasonous", or suggesting he was naive not to have a lawyer present at the meeting. But Sp...


Alleged neo-Nazi charged with terrorism in Amtrak incident

Czaplewski said the man had videos and PDFG files of white supremacist banner over a highway and other neo-Nazi posts and documents about how to murder peop...


Central Florida's last Kmart closing

The 103 closings overall include 64 Kmart stores and 39 Sears stores. Locals will also remember the two other Sears locations in Christiana and Newark that ...


Texas man wanted in death & abduction investigation caught in Colorado

When the driver began driving erratically, the deputy called for backup and conducted a high-risk traffic stop, Banks said. Both the girls were in the auto an...


Maharashtra bandh: Blocked Train services start again on Western line

Railway lines and some major roads leading into the city were blocked. Agitators squatted on arterial roads like the Eastern Express Highway and Western Expre...


Top FBI, Justice officials meet with Ryan over dossier on Trump, Russia

On Wednesday two top law enforcement officials - FBI Director Christopher Wray and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein - met House Speaker Paul Ryan to d...


Manafort sues to challenge Mueller's mandate in Russian Federation probe

Under the terms of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein's order in May appointing Mueller, the special prosecutor not only can probe links or coordination bet...


Russian military personnel killed in shelling of Khmeimim air base in Syria

Also on January 4, a monitoring group said at least 28 civilians were killed in air strikes in a rebel stronghold near the Syrian capital, Damascus. It said...