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United Nations imposes port ban on North for first time ever

Last month, the 15-member council further adopted a resolution on September 11, extending bans to include North Korea's textile exports. That resolution, whic...


Lindsey Graham grovels before Trump and his tremendous golfing prowess

Last August, Graham became a fierce critic of Trump over the president's reaction to the violence in Charlottesville. "How bad did he beat me?" Graham joine...


Google doodle honors Norwegian explorer and champion skier Fridtjof Nansen

Nansen as a well-to-do lawyer and a mother is known for her exploratory, adventurous and humanitarian work. After time in academia, Nansen felt the allure of th...


Register to vote or change party affiliation by Friday for 2018!

Voter registration forms can also be printed out and returned to county board of elections. Voters may go to MyOhioVote.com/VoterRegistration to register o...


Seeking to relaunch social agenda, UK's May to address racial disparity

Fourteen months ago Theresa May commissioned what was to be the most ambitious survey of racial inequality in Britain, and specifically of ethnic minorities' ...


USA 'pretending' to fight Islamic State in Iraq, says Russian Federation

Following the beginning of the operation of Syrian troops in Deir ez-Zor , the United States reduced attacks on terrorists in Iraq. Syria has been gripped ...


Shark costume mascot fined under Austria's 'burka ban' law

Meanwhile, a millionaire activist also received a fine for protesting against that same law on Monday. The company employing the man posted a photo on Faceb...


Liberal Guest Slams Obama and Clinton's Silence on Harvey Weinstein Allegations

Days after the accusations against Weinstein surfaced, Clinton's Twitter page has made no mention of the story - but she did have time to plug her children's bo...


AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS)

WI now owns 37,634 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $836,000 after purchasing an additional 12,790 shares during the last quarter. Teachers A...


Iran implies they'll attack United States bases if Trump imposes sanctions

Trump's likely decertification of the nuclear deal could spell the end of the broadly supported agreement, a potential outcome that has anxious other signatorie...


LeGarrette Blount leads Eagles backfield in touches in Week 5 win

It just helps our offense, helps our offensive line settle into games. They're ready to hunt again, in Carolina, on Thursday night. It's the only way a 16-gam...


Where Is the Ball? UK and EU Exchange Volleys Over Brexit

The UK government is desperate for the European commission to conclude that enough progress has been made on issues relating to the divorce settlement , such a...


Guns out of control

Dean Heller and Rep. Mark Amodei, favoring Trump administration action on regulations on bump stocks . Hunters are accustomed to following nuanced gun laws (gu...


Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Reviews Operational Readiness Of Tezpur Airbase

Sitharaman was at the Nathu La pass on Saturday when she met the Chinese soldier. The video clipping of the visit shows a Chinese soldier introducing one of ...


NZ First leader extends public deadline

Peters told reporters that a morning meeting with the National Party was "great" and that he would meet with the governing party again later in the day. New Zea...


Umang Bedi, Facebook India & South Asia MD, Is Leaving the Company

Sandeep Bhushan, Facebook's Director of Consumer and Media in South Asia, has been appointed as interim head. Bedi is the recipient of the prestigious "40 Und...


Girls' Generation Members Desert Stable

Girls' Generation performs on stage during a 10th anniversary fan meet-and-greet held on August 5, 2017, at Seoul's Olympic Park. "I was excited about our ...


Mother killed while driving home after visiting premature twins

Is that you have dozens of medical professionals who have spent years training, and they've spent months actually working to save two lives that we thought woul...


Officer fatally shot at Texas Tech University; suspect apprehended

The suspect then fled on foot before being apprehended. The Texas Tech University shooting suspect was captured and taken into police custody on the east si...


Govt solicitor general argues five citizen 44 MPs should remain

Solicitor-General Stephen Donaghue, appearing on behalf of the Turnbull government , said that to disqualify Mr Joyce, Senator Nash and three others - National...


If Tillerson called me a moron, 'we'll have to compare IQ tests'

This is Fake News put out by @NBCNews. "And I can tell you who is going to win". Citing multiple unnamed sources, NBC News reported last week that Tillerson...


Vegas Killer Stephen Paddock Speaks Out About Gambling Problem, Years Before Massacre

Investigators are still trying to piece together key components of the massacre, including Paddock's motivation for planning such a horrific assault. Paddock'...


Fukushima court rules Tepco, govt liable over 2011 disaster

A court in Japan has ordered the government and the operator of the wrecked Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant to pay 500m yen (£3.37m) in damages to resid...


Russian jet crashes in Syria, crew killed

The crew members of the Sukhoi jet were killed in the incident, said a military spokesman. The ministry said preliminary reports indicate that the crash likely ...


Gunmen kill university staff in ambush of convoy

The driver of the vehicle, two police officers and several students were also injured when the shooters ambushed their vehicle as it arrived on campus. As a res...


Las Vegas gunman shot security guard before firing on concertgoers

Paddock, who had installed three cameras to monitor the approach to his suite, opened fire through the door, spraying 200 shots down the hall and wounding the g...


California's new drug price law is a win for consumers nationwide

Since the prescription drug market is national, this information will effectively be available nationwide, making the new law a potential game changer in the fi...


UP: 300 kids of Shamli School fall sick due to chemical leak

Before the school management could react to the situation, more than two dozen students had fainted, an official informed IANS . According to the Newspaper, ...


Liberia to choose new president on Tuesday

He will be judged on his record in her government. Boakai is both campaigning on his record and promising an alternative vision. Vice President Joseph Nyuma B...


Australian Open breaks new ground in gender equality

Injured former world number ones Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray as well as Japan's Kei Nishikori and Swiss star Stan Wawrinka, are all set to be back in a...


Richard Thaler of U.S. wins Nobel Economics Prize

And here's how Thaler had welcomed the reports that former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan was all set to rejoin University of Chicago Booth School of Business as a...


'No evidence' of second shooter in Las Vegas massacre, police say

The festival ran from September 22 to September 24. Authorities have pulled together a picture of Paddock's mental state, Lombardo said, but have found no s...


Ahead of Amit Shah's Visit to Amethi, Local Congress Leader Joins BJP

The district in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections saw an intense battle between Rahul Gandhi and Smriti Irani . Among other key events, Information and Broadcasting...


Erdogan Pledges Support For Ukraine's Territorial Integrity During Kyiv Visit

Ukraine has been wracked by conflict since March 2014 following Russia's annexation of Crimea after an illegal independence vote. "He knows that and just please...


SA retailer TFG drops KPMG as auditor

Dlomu on Monday announced a new executive team to replace vacancies left by the resignation of her predecessor and seven other executives. Gary Pickering, an ...