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North and South Korea to hold high-level talks

In 1988, when South Korea hosted the Summer Olympics, the South African Apartheid regime was excluded. Representatives from the two Koreas will sit down at Pa...


ACLU: New Jersey prisons ban book on mass incarceration, racial injustice

The ACLU of New Jersey sent a letter to Commissioner Gary Lanigan of New Jersey's Department of Corrections. The Department of Corrections declined to com...


United States bill for weather disasters over 2017 hits record high

Hurricane Harvey, which caused massive flooding in Texas, cost $125 billion, second only to 2005's Katrina, while Maria's damage in Puerto Rico cost $90 billion...


CAT 2017 results declared, 20 candidates secure 100 percentile

Last year, 20 students had scored 100 percentile in CAT 2016. CAT 2017 results out, what next? CAT was conducted in two shifts on November 26. The Commo...


1-year-old girl attacked by family pit bull in MA

The little girl was brought to a local hospital and was then transported to a Boston hospital by helicopter. The father of a 1-year-old girl attacked by a fam...


Attempted sexual assault on UND campus

Police asked for the public's help finding the two men believed to be involved in a sexual assault attempt early Saturday morning, sharing a surveillance video ...


India, China Avert Another Doklam-Like Standoff

India and China held a Border Personnel Meeting (BPM) last week to resolve the incident of road building by Chinese civilians at Tuting in Arunachal Pradesh...


VP Pence to travel to Middle East next week following postponement

In a statement , the Egyptian government said it was "inappropriate for the New York Times , a reputable newspaper, to publish such allegations". "We like al...


PM Modi to chair high-level police conference in Gwalior

Discussing ways to add even more value to this Conference, the Prime Minister suggested that follow up should continue through working groups, all the year roun...


California Billionaire Says He's Not Running For Office; Pledges $30M To Dems

His goal is to remove President Trump from office calling him a "clear and president danger". He announced the moves Monday at a news conference in Washington...


Trump could face Federal Bureau of Investigation interview; Bannon walks back statements made to author

Yet as former U.S. Attorney Chuck Rosenberg explained to NBC News , "Prosecutors want to see and hear folks in person". A meeting with Mr Mueller could pose ...


DMK boycotts Governor's speech in Tamil Nadu assembly, Dinakaran seated calmly

Mr. Stalin was supported by his party MLAs, who raised slogans demanding that their leader be allowed to speak. "The Election Commission has said that the AI...


Grenfell Inquiry: KPMG's contract cancelled over 'conflict of interest'

These included its role as auditor to Celotex, which produced cladding used at Grenfell Tower; the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, in which the tower...


China Says 32 People, Mostly Iranians, Missing After Oil Tanker Collision

The Iranian oil ministry's official website reported that the " Sanchi tanker", heading to South Korea and registered in Panama, collided with the CF Crystal ...


Meriden schools on alert following online picture threat

Upon further investigation, Moline-Coal Valley School District posted to its Facebook page saying the post stems from Monticello High School in Virginia. "We wi...


Mahatma Gandhi assassination: Amicus curiae recommends SC against fresh probe

The amicus curiae in his reprot said that no substantive material has come to light to throw any doubt on the investigation of the Mahatma's murder. A Public ...


Paris Hilton wants Kim Kardashian West at her wedding

Paris Hilton's massive $2 million engagement ring might be the envy of many eyes, and she knows it. In May, the Simple Life star hinted that an an engag...


Trump admin ending protections for Salvadorans

El Salvadorans living in the United States were granted Temporary Protected Status (TPS) in 2001 after the country was hit by deadly earthquakes. Salvadorans ...


Aishwarya Rai to pay tribute to singer Lata Mangeshkar in Fanne Khan

According to Mumbai Mirror , the titular role of the mother might be played by none other than gorgeous Aishwarya Rai Bachchan . "You can't escape the Nightin...


Winter Olympics organisations targeted by hackers, says McAfee

A McAfee report said: "The majority of these organisations (targeted) had some association with the Olympics , either in providing infrastructure or in a suppo...


Trump Still Claiming Mexico Will Pay for Wall

San Diego paid $278,000 for overtime, supplies and services for city police assigned to patrol the area where workers from six companies labored to build protot...


CU Buffs earn upset victory against No. 14 Arizona

CU committed 13 turnovers in the second half, opening the door for an Arizona rally. It was his fifth game with at least 20 points and 10 rebounds . Despite ge...


Explosion Said to Target Anti-Government Rebels in Idlib Kills 18

Anadolu news agency quoted sources as saying that 12 people were killed in raids that targeted Falul village. Also, almost 100 people were wounded. The explos...


Netanyahu Upholds Trump's Push to Cut Help to UN's Palestinian Refugee Agency

Netanyahu at his Sunday weekly Cabinet meeting also reiterated support for Trump's threat to cut aid to Palestinians. Haaretz said, according to the PNN, that...


Egypt sets presidential election date

Meanwhile, the National Elections Commission (NEC) will be holding a press conference today at the State Information Service (SIS) headquarters to announce the ...


Gov. Cuomo announces plan to build new state park in BK

Struggle as we may, though, we can't imagine Congress, the Internal Revenue Service and a nation of federal judges reacting to any such moves with a pliant, Shu...


Iran says it might reconsider cooperation with UN nuclear watchdog

On the postponing of the visit of French President Emanuel Macron to Iran, he said "Iran's relations with France are at high levels, with many phone calls betwe...


Mumbai Shiv Sena leader stabbed to death, two arrested

Sawant's brother Subhash Sawant is an assistant police commissioner at the Mumbai Police's Anti-Terrorism Squad. As per the witness accounts of the incident, ...


Trump Works From 11-6, Sort Of

Even close White House officials admit, Swan said, that this means the president will be watching TV and using Twitter "alone in the residence". The first...


Emmanuel Macron starts China visit in Silk Road gateway city of Xian

France has a $36bn trade deficit with China . "The best Macron can do to help the European and French economies is to take Xi at his word on free trade and ...


Exec raises more than $140K for Moore accuser whose house burned down

While describing her experience, Johnson said how in 1991 when she was 28-years-old, Moore "grabbed me from behind, on my buttocks", during a custody dispute be...


Donald Trump Screw Claims of Mental Instability 'I'm a Genius!'

The claims made in " Fire and Fury " have attacked relentlessly by Trump and his allies. "One of the interesting effects of the book so far is a very clear ...


India ends talks on Rs32,000-cr minesweeper project with Korean firm

According to original understanding, the Goa Shipyard and the Kangam Corporation were to build 12 minesweepers in India under the Make in India initiative and...


Sheriff's deputy shot, killed in the line of duty

The deputy arrived on scene and became involved in a foot pursuit with a male suspect, during which shots were fired and the deputy was struck. A Pierce Count...


Second US military chopper makes emergency landing in Japan

U.S. military personnel examine U.S. Marine Corps' UH-1Y helicopter after its emergency landing on a beach in Uruma, Japan's southern Okinawa islands, Sunday, J...