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5 policemen detained over attack on Afghan police centre

Despite the staggering numbers, Murad said Afghan forces are confident in their "readiness to fight terrorists and eliminate them from Afghanistan ". Deputy ...


Massive Fire Raging at Chevron Refinery in El Segundo

No injuries were reported. Vista Del Mar is closed between 45th Street and Grand Avenue while crews from Chevron and the El Segundo Fire Department try and ex...


LA Police Commission votes to begin testing unmanned drone system

A drone would not be used with any weapons capabilities, including any non-lethal or less-than-lethal systems, according to the proposed guidelines . Each dron...


Evil Garry Shandling threatens stock market dive if tax cuts don't pass

During the interview, Mnuchin also defended the proposed end to the estate tax, with which he sees as a partly "philosophical" issue. "So when you're cutting ta...


Charles Parish President had painkillers in his system when he was stopped

The report indicates that Cochran's blood specimen contained hydrocodone, oxycodone and oxymorphone. "The report has been forwarded to the district attorney's...


Meretz leader MK Zahava Galon resigns from Knesset

Gal-On will be replaced in the Knesset by Meretz Secretary-General Mossi Raz, who was a Meretz MK from 2000 to 2003. "Meretz can not be a closed club that ign...


Isco: Ronaldo Deserves To Win Ballon d'Or

The Portugal worldwide forward is one of 30 nominees named to win the award. Ramos is now gearing up to face Tottenham in the Champions League final on Tues...


Beware: Nearly Half of Voters Think Media Fabricate Anti-Trump Stories

At 76 percent, Republicans were most apt to view the news regarding the president and his administration as fake. It isn't just President Donald Trump who t...


Missing South Milwaukee 2-year-old found safe, father in custody

He gave the girl over to police and then threatened to kill himself. Brown was spotted in Watseka, Illinois where he told a person at Walmart he kidnapped a g...


Merkel ally resigns as Saxony premier after AfD poll surge

Stanislaw Tillich said he would not seek re-election as leader of Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) in the state at a regional party congress...


Doctors, cops among 277 arrested in Florida human trafficking, online prostitution bust

During the operation, undercover detectives and investigators from several law enforcement agencies posted false advertisements on websites, social media sites ...


Texas "Tourniquet Killer" faces execution Wednesday

Eventually, Shore's DNA was then linked to evidence from the murders. His victims included Maria del Carmen Estrada, who was raped and her nude body left in t...


Conservative leader of German state where far-right strong quits

The Union bloc and the FDP have frequently teamed up to govern together in the past, and CSU general secretary Andreas Scheuer said bridging gaps with the Green...


Ksenia Sobchak to nominate her candidacy in 2018 Russian presidential elections

The 35-year old Sobchak said in a YouTube video Wednesday that she chose to run for president in March's election. Putin hasn't yet said whether he would ...


Police responding to active threat at University of Missouri

Buildings in that area include Chemistry and Memorial Union. According to the university alert system, Columbia, Mo. police are looking for a female who is re...


Scarborough Dominos Pizza Sex Pair Sentenced

The couple was "very close to going to prison", magistrates in Scarborough said, according to the BBC . Hirst, 29, of Gypsey Road, Bridlington, had pleaded g...


Jacob Zuma speaks on his Giant statue erected by Rochas Okorocha

The Imo state government said Zuma's visit to the state was to "strengthen socio-economic relations and deepen cooperation in education". The President said...


Diwali 2017: Centre announces special gift to defense personnel

In other words, the current monthly fee of Rs 500 will be waived off from tomorrow. "We have decided that charges will be Re 1 only per call and not increased...


Democrats may urge Sens. King, Sanders to join their ranks

Even then, it could not compel Sanders or King to join the party, even though both caucus with the Democrats. Trump, Tillerson spilt raises new questions about ...


Eight killed in explosion while making firecrackers in Odisha

Earlier, in separate incident, one person was killed and three others were injured after fire broke out in a cracker shop located at a market in Odisha's Rourke...


84 kids rescued in nationwide crackdown on sex trafficking

The FBI said some of the traffickers were identified or arrested in the in cities of Indianapolis, Fort Wayne and South Bend. "These operations will continue wi...


Rajasthan govt implements recommendations, employees to get revised salary from October

Following the implementation, the employee will get revised salary of October from the month of November, India Today reported. As per the reports on Tuesday Ch...


MP misses debate to officiate at Barca

While his parliamentary colleagues debate a new welfare payment system in Westminster, British member of parliament Douglas Ross will be in Barcelona's dazzling...


Kevin Smith donating his Weinstein residuals to women

Everything I did in the beginning has his name on it. "So I feel like there are so many people that we know of now, and maybe even more, that were made to do ...


Fulton Financial meets 3Q profit forecasts

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank grew its stake in Fulton Financial Corporation by 7.2% during the 2nd quarter. Comparatively, 11.7% of shares of all "C...


Privacy Shield to get green light on annual review

The European Commission last month conducted its first annual review of the framework as it seeks to ensure the United States lives up to its promises to better...


Greek police height rule is sexist: European Union court

She brought a discrimination complaint in Athens when the police force in Vrachati, a beach town on the island of Corinthia, refused her on that basis. The judg...


Miss. School Changes Name from Jefferson Davis to Barack Obama

PTA President Janelle Jefferson announced the change Tuesday night at the Jackson Public Schools board meeting. In fact, 97 percent of the school's enrollment...


U.S. seeks much deeper ties with India: Tillerson

Tillerson said even as the USA and India grow their economic and defence cooperation, they must have an eye to include other nations which share their goals. ...


Divorce rates see highest rise since mid-1980s, figures show

However, for both men and women, it was the over-50s where the rate of divorce increased by most a year ago. Charity Relate said rising levels of household de...


IEA: OPEC Compliance With Crude Cut Deal at 86 Percent

Global benchmark Brent crude futures, the benchmark for oil prices outside the US, eased 0.47% to $56.67 a barrel. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude ...


Microlender Qudian to Raise $900 Million in Record Fintech IPO

The Qudian IPO marks the fourth-biggest United States share sale so far this year, as well as the biggest U.S. listing by a Chinese fintech company. Chinese f...


Quebec lawmakers vote in favour of religious neutrality bill banning face coverings

Quebec is the first jurisdiction in North America to ban religious face coverings for public services. Bill 62 has been in the National Assembly for the las...


Kentucky Republicans reach deal on public pension system

The governor, Senate President Robert Stivers, R-Manchester, and House Speaker Jeff Hoover, R-Jamestown, are holding a press conference in the State Capitol, at...


Jeff Sessions faces grilling in Senate Judiciary Committee

He'll face questions about his swift reversals of Obama-era protections for transgender people and criminal justice policies. HolderEric Holder group to sue G...