United States senator warns of 'tough decisions' with Syrian Kurds

The operation aims both to capture the strategic Tabqa area across the Euphrates from the SDF's other holdings and to curb Assad regime advances in that direction, the USA -backed alliance of militias said in a statement on a social media feed. More..

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Mecca Masjid blast: Aseemananda granted bail by Hyderabad court
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Mecca Masjid blast: Aseemananda granted bail by Hyderabad court

However, if the Samjhauta blast case precedent is anything to go by, the possibility of NIA deciding not to file an appeal against his bail in the Mecca Masjid blast case is real. Three of the eight accused in ...More..

CBS renews 18 series for 2017-2018 season
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

CBS renews 18 series for 2017-2018 season

Variety has the complete list of 18 shows renewed by broadcast network CBS for the 2017-2018 season. CBS today became the first network to hand out a wave of renewals to several of its new and long-running h...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Royal Jordanian airline trolls U.S. on Twitter after electronics ban

U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson said nothing was unclear about his order and the government can't ask for a distinction that officials failed to make in earlier briefs and arguments, according to online cour...More..

Female Journalist Shot Dead In Mexico
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Female Journalist Shot Dead In Mexico

Breach had reported on organized crime, drug-trafficking and corruption during a 20-year career as a journalist in northern Mexico, where drug gangs fight bloody turf wars. A reporter who investigated drug gang...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Death toll rises after terrorist attack in London

Arrests were made in London and Birmingham, while homes were also searched in Brighton and Carmarthenshire, in west Wales. Five people have died since the attack - Pc Keith Palmer, 48, mother-of-two Aysha Fra...More..

Pelosi blasts Trump's 'rookie error' on ObamaCare repeal
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Pelosi blasts Trump's 'rookie error' on ObamaCare repeal

As speaker of the House in 2010, she was involved in last-minute negotiations with pro-life Democrats who were demanding more protections for their beliefs before they agreed to vote for Obamacare. Even if the ...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Police Identify Suspect In Deadly London Attack Near UK Parliament

An hour after MPs had stood for a minute's silence in honour of the innocent people killed in the attack, Mrs May delivered a statement with details of the atrocity. "However, he was known to police and has a r...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Westminster assault: Eighth person arrested as inquiry continues into Parliament terror assault

Meanwhile, Premier Li Keqiang, who is on a trip to Australia, said on Thursday he had sent his condolences to Prime Minister May, expressing a strong condemnation of the attack. The vehicle then crashed into ra...More..

Teen considered hero for saving friend with Heimlich maneuver
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Teen considered hero for saving friend with Heimlich maneuver

Brown says, at the time, he was thinking about what to do next if his Heimlich Maneuver didn't work. Michael Belott, a firefighter with the Cedar Knolls Fire Department in Cedar Knolls, New Jersey, told "GMA"...More..

The internet is trolling Cracker Barrel because it fired 'Brad's wife'
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

The internet is trolling Cracker Barrel because it fired 'Brad's wife'

With so many hashtags being spawned from the firing of Brad's wife from Cracker Barrel, like #BradsWife, #BradsWifeMatters, #BradsWifeFired and more, it seems the world is waiting on Cracker Barrel to make a ...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

South China Sea Reefs Need Defending, China Premier Li Says

However, the country has defended its actions saying it is only adding to the region's defense. "This new agreement will drive significant future growth and we continue to welcome investment from China with the...More..

Let's Get This Health-Care Legislation Party Started (Again)
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Let's Get This Health-Care Legislation Party Started (Again)

Many of these same lawmakers essentially forced out Ryan's predecessor as speaker, John Boehner of Ohio. That report was backed up by a breaking news report from CNN , which said that House Speaker Paul ...More..

I'm very instinctual person, I tend to be right: Donald Trump
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

I'm very instinctual person, I tend to be right: Donald Trump

Nunes, who served on Trump's transition team, said he believes the intelligence collections were done legally but that identities of Trump officials and the content of their communications may have been inappro...More..

United Nations rights chief urges global participation in Sri Lanka war crimes probe
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

United Nations rights chief urges global participation in Sri Lanka war crimes probe

At the same time, the TNA warned that, "the Tamil people have reached their limits of tolerance, and urge that their deprivation and suffering on these several issues be brought to an early end". We thank all c...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

London attack: Home secretary says don't blame intelligence agencies

After his armed onslaught on Wednesday, police searched a three-storey townhouse in the Winson Green area of Birmingham and neighbours said Masood lived there for around seven months until December previous yea...More..

Trump defends his claims; says 'I'm President, you're not'
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Trump defends his claims; says 'I'm President, you're not'

Here's what I would say to the president: "It doesn't mean you're above having to say you're sorry or to apologize if you did something wrong", he said . Failure to substantiate his claims with evidence has on...More..

Violent suspect hit by police vehicle in pursuit
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Violent suspect hit by police vehicle in pursuit

Only then does the officer, Jonathan Grafton, bring the auto to a halt. Officers spotted Dickson on Saturday at an apartment complex. Police made it clear that Dickson was holding a gun in her right hand by...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Dozens Of Civilians Killed Near Raqqa In Airstrike Activists Blame On Coalition

Iraq's prime minister, Haider al-Abadi, said the coalition's goal is not to contain ISIS but to "decimate" it. US-led coalition aircraft have for the first time carried out an airlift of allied fighters bat...More..

PM cautions MPs against meddling in transfers
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

PM cautions MPs against meddling in transfers

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on his part asked the BJP MPs to work collectively to fulfill the promises made by the government. While the meeting was stated to be the Prime Minister thanking the MPs for th...More..

Texas track coach, truck driver killed in highway crash
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Texas track coach, truck driver killed in highway crash

Late Thursday evening, troopers with the Texas Department of Public Safety were called to U.S. Highway 271, about two miles south of Talco. The coach driving the bus veered toward a ditch to avoid a head-on col...More..

Deutsche Bank new headquarters plan backs post-Brexit London
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Deutsche Bank new headquarters plan backs post-Brexit London

Deutsche Bank has agreed a 25-year lease for the building now under construction near Moorgate station, in the heart of London's financial district. On Thursday, The Telegraph reported that Deutsche Bank AG h...More..

Woman rescued from London river after bridge attack
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Woman rescued from London river after bridge attack

He also sustained injuries in the attack on Wednesday afternoon. Additionally, Romania's foreign ministry says two Romanians were injured, although there were no further details on the identity of the two or ...More..

Israel built 2630 illegal homes in West Bank a year ago
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Israel built 2630 illegal homes in West Bank a year ago

An Israeli army spokeswoman said soldiers shot a number of Palestinians throwing petrol bombs at Beit El settlement, close to Jelazoun, but she could not confirm the death. An Israeli police officer was suspe...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Chuck Schumer Breaks the Senate

That would require them voting in a change of rules. Mr Schumer has said Mr Gorsuch should have to get 60 votes to secure his confirmation. Some have called that the " nuclear option ". "To merit the "wel...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

U.S. pledges safe zones in Syria for refugees

In addition to using helicopters to ferry rebels into combat near the Tabqa Dam on the Euphrates River, the US also flew two Apache gunships and fired Marine 155mm artillery. Tabqa lies 45 kilometers, or about ...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

I Had An 'Obligation' To Tell Trump About Surveillance Claims

The House Intelligence Committee chairman made the statements two days after a public hearing of his panel on Monday where Comey publicly rejected Trump's allegations that he had been wiretapped by Obama duri...More..

Tencent profits up on mobile gaming success
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Tencent profits up on mobile gaming success

Tencent Holdings' net profit surged 43% in 2016 thanks to steep user growth for the WeChat platform and a corresponding upswing in gaming revenue. Social networks revenues climbed 51 percent to CNY 10.7 billion...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

"The Handmaid's Tale" 1st trailer features Elisabeth Moss

Rounding out the cast are perennial faves Samira Wiley ( Orange is the New Black ), Alexis Bledel ( Gilmore Girls ), and Yvonne Strahovski (Chuck). "When they blamed terrorists and suspended the Constitution,...More..

PHL condemns London terror attack
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

PHL condemns London terror attack

Israel, an experienced victim of Islamic terror, extended its sympathy and condolences to London in wake of the Muslim terror attack that killed three and wounded some 40 . A total of 90 percent of United Kingd...More..

Spring breakers reportedly chant 'build that wall' during Cancun cruise
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Spring breakers reportedly chant 'build that wall' during Cancun cruise

The editorial said that the Americans were committing "acts of xenophobia and discrimination against Mexicans within their own country", which the paper said "should be unacceptable". is characteristic of a sma...More..

Winter weather should pose little threat, weather service says
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Winter weather should pose little threat, weather service says

There is a 30 percent chance of rain Sunday night after 1 a.m. We may see more precipitation on Saturday . Sunday's high should be in the upper 50s, according to the National Weather Service . And alt...More..

American Red Cross calls for blood donations
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

American Red Cross calls for blood donations

You can help people affected by disasters like home fires and countless other crises by making a donation to support American Red Cross Disaster Relief. For more information, please visit redcross .org or cruz...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

President Trump in a Truck + Postponed ACA Repeal Vote = Instant Meme

Trump said to laughter. Another suggested one of the photos seemed to show an '[unsettling loud fart]'. During his statements, it was revealed that the House's vote on Trump's healthcare plan would be p...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Two more 'significant arrests' over London attack

He was shot dead by police. Although some of those he was involved with included people suspected of being keen to travel to join jihadi groups overseas, Masood "himself never did so", said a US government so...More..