Turkish troops, allied forces seize town center

Turkish authorities announced that after it takes full control of al-Bab, operations will continue to drive IS from the city of al-Raqqa, the terror organisation's main stronghold in Syria. But Ankara has vigorously denied claims that innocent lives ... More..

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Paris protests: Students tear-gassed by police
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Paris protests: Students tear-gassed by police

At many of them, entrances were blocked by rubbish bins, some of them set alight. Police said they carried out only a handful of arrests. It was the latest in a series of demonstrations against the alleged ...More..

Serial bank robber,
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Serial bank robber, "Barrel Chested Bandit", arrested in Arizona

When the teller opened the drawer, police say Lane reached over the counter and discovered there was no money, as it was a supply drawer. "The teller explained she had to press a button on her machine to open...More..

1 dead in Kansas bar shooting, suspect nabbed after manhunt
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

1 dead in Kansas bar shooting, suspect nabbed after manhunt

Public records show Adam Wade Purinton, 51, owns a house in the 17600 block of West 155th Street in Olathe and previously lived in Wichita. Witnesses said Purinton used racial slurs and yelled, " get out of my ...More..

Man Charged in Fatal Bar Shooting, Alleged
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Man Charged in Fatal Bar Shooting, Alleged " Racial Overtones"

Even as two Indian men were shot at a crowded bar on Wednesday night in Kansas in the United States by a Navy veteran, a third person who intervened was also injured. legal authorities for bringing the case t...More..

Single mom's post on tax return money goes viral
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Single mom's post on tax return money goes viral

My kids don't want for anything because my priorities are straight. The bonus: "This also means I will have that extra 450 a month to do things with my kids", she wrote. Not all of the comments were kind, how...More..

Former CIA Agent Will Be Extradited to Italy Over Kidnapping
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Former CIA Agent Will Be Extradited to Italy Over Kidnapping

Italian prosecutors want her to serve a six-year sentence. "We are deeply disappointed in her conviction and sentence". -Portuguese citizen and denies involvement in the abduction, was detained by Portuguese ...More..

The Nintendo Switch won't have any form of family sharing between consoles
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

The Nintendo Switch won't have any form of family sharing between consoles

Nintendo promised select retailers would have midnight release events for the Nintendo Switch console, and, this morning, one of those retailers showed that the Japanese gaming giant wasn't just whistling d...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Anti-Le Pen alliance may give France's Macron a boost

She now is favored to win the first round of voting in the French election later this year, but is not expected to win in the run-off. "Macron has seen his odds of winning the election slide, as Marine Le Pen...More..

Iraqi forces battling IS enter militant-held Mosul airport
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Iraqi forces battling IS enter militant-held Mosul airport

The east side of Mosul was declared liberated by Iraqi forces in late January after a three-month long operation, when Iraqi units incurred high casualty rates due to the Isis deployment of large numbers of sui...More..

Trump's Top Delegates Talk Immigration In Mexico
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Trump's Top Delegates Talk Immigration In Mexico

Mexican Economy Minister Idelfonso Guajardo said a meeting on Thursday between the USA dignitaries and Pena Nieto at the Los Pinos presidential residence, which the Department of Homeland Security previousl...More..

Airport where Kim's half-brother was poisoned to be decontaminated
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Airport where Kim's half-brother was poisoned to be decontaminated

Malaysia's National Police Inspector-General Khalid Abu Bakar, center, is surrounded by journalists in Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. Earlier this week, the police chief said a Vietnamese wo...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Iraqi forces launch new push to free Mosul airport, military base

The government is fighting to drive IS from the remains of its stronghold. "We were afraid and we chose to escape towards the Humvees", said Ahmed Atiya, one of the escaped civilians said, referring to Islami...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

FCC votes to lift net neutrality transparency rules for smaller internet providers

The privacy framework makes third-party sharing of much consumer data an opt-in regime, while edge providers-which are under the Federal Trade Commission's jurisdiction-have no such limitations, while Hill Repu...More..

Kyle Walker Says Mauricio Pochettino Has Made Perfect Spurs Team
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Kyle Walker Says Mauricio Pochettino Has Made Perfect Spurs Team

So, with both star men set to go head-to-head at Wembley tonight, here is how Alli and Dejaegere match-up so far in the Europa League this season... There was no need for a replay to know it was a red card of...More..

As San Jose dries out from floods, another storm is brewing
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

As San Jose dries out from floods, another storm is brewing

To make matters worse, the 101 Freeway, which serves as a main commuter line from the South Bay to San Francisco, was shut this morning due to rising waters, disrupting the morning commute. In Spring Valley, ab...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Le Pen Top Aide Put Under Formal Investigation over Corruption

In reaction to the news, Le Pen said she formally denied any wrongdoing in a case that she said was being used to undermine her campaign. A second poll by Harris International showed similar results placing L...More..

Carnival Corp. Continues China Push With New China-Built Cruise Ships
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Carnival Corp. Continues China Push With New China-Built Cruise Ships

Other new pool deck additions were a RedFrog Rum Bar, a BlueIguana Tequila Bar and a BlueIguana Cantina. Rowland & Co. Investment Counsel ADV raised its stake in shares of Carnival Corporation by 0.4% in the ...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Trump 'very angry' at N. Korean missile launch: Reuters interview

The economic impact may be keenly felt within North Korea, as revenue from coal imports to China represented about one-third of North Korea's total export income past year, according to USA officials. North Kor...More..

Foreign Secretary Jaishankar in Dhaka, meets Sheikh Hasina
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Foreign Secretary Jaishankar in Dhaka, meets Sheikh Hasina

Jaishankar, who arrived in Dhaka on a two-day visit, handed Modi's invitation to Hasina for the top level meeting. Pointing out successful arrangements of many worldwide events in Bangladesh over the last few...More..

Kerala man filmed & harassed on Valentine's Day found hanging
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Kerala man filmed & harassed on Valentine's Day found hanging

It was Palakkad Attapady native Aneesh who was found hanging dead from the branch of a tree near his house. On Valentine Day, Aneesh's lady friend had walked to a secluded area of a beach to relieve herself s...More..

Pul's wife withdraws letter from SC
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Pul's wife withdraws letter from SC

He asked why the letter written by Dangwimsai had been converted into a writ petition. "This was not what I wanted". Mr. Dave said Justice Goel should recuse from hearing the case. Justice must be seen to be do...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

8 dead, over 15 injured in bomb attack in Lahore

Reports of a second blast in the Gulberg area were later retracted by government officials, who said that a tire burst caused the loud sound. He added that casualties and injuries happened however can not con...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Tom Brady's jersey worth $A650,000: cops

The Patriots quarterback Instagrammed a suspect board including a diverse group of potential culprits, including Jaws , Lady Gaga and Julian Edelman . His long and diverse list will definitely put Brady to wo...More..

German archaeologists 'abducted' in Nigeria
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

German archaeologists 'abducted' in Nigeria

Both men were abducted in Jenjela village, Kagarko local government area of Kaduna state. One is the chief archaeologist of a team of four from the University of Frankfurt, Germany, and the other is his assis...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Dunford: All Options on Table to Ramp Up ISIS Fight

USA troops embedded with Iraqi forces have been engaged in combat as they move closer to the front lines in the battle for Mosul, the spokesman for Operation Inherent Resolve said Wednesday . Leaping out of a ...More..

Kellyanne Conway slams feminism as 'anti-male' and 'pro-abortion'
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Kellyanne Conway slams feminism as 'anti-male' and 'pro-abortion'

Addressing the women's marches challenging the Trump agenda, Conway stressed that women are independent thinkers and won't be told they have to be liberals or Democrats. "I'm neither anti-male or pro-abortion...More..

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is Confident We'll Get Out Of This Mess
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is Confident We'll Get Out Of This Mess

Ginsburg reassured the receptive audience that she was "feeling just fine", attributing her good health to hour-long, twice-weekly sessions with her personal trainer, who keeps her in shape with "something call...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

In Syria ISIS Loses Major City After Three Years

In a significant shift in tactics, the worldwide forces are now more deeply embedded with their Iraqi counterparts around Mosul, part of an effort to reduce casualties and speed the campaign. "This plan is a po...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Britain's Labour Party hold off UKIP to win Stoke by-election

The anti-establishment party had hoped to build on the widespread sense of public alienation from mainstream politics - and prove the party has a future after securing its founding aim of leaving the EU. The vi...More..

Jordan, Egypt back 2-state solution for Israel, Palestinians
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Jordan, Egypt back 2-state solution for Israel, Palestinians

But his ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, later tempered this stance, saying Washington "absolutely" supports a two-state solution but wants new ideas on how to move forward. According to the repo...More..

'The Hangover' Actor Arrested For Hitting Gambler At Casino, Police Say
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

'The Hangover' Actor Arrested For Hitting Gambler At Casino, Police Say

The man who said Epps struck him told the New Orleans Advocate that he spotted Epps while cashing chips at the casino. The man said the altercation left his face bruised and bloodied. The alleged victim claim...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Abbott criticises Turnbull Government as becoming "Labor lite"

On Brexit, Mr Turnbull "reiterated Australia's commitment to maintaining a close partnership with the United Kingdom as we leave the EU", said the Number 10 spokesman. "A sense of disappointment and disillusi...More..

The Ford GT Competition Series: Ford's Lightweight Sledgehammer
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

The Ford GT Competition Series: Ford's Lightweight Sledgehammer

That's what you've got with the Ford GT Competition Series, an even more track-ready version of the already obscenely powerful GT that you absolutely have zero chance of ever owning. A unique center console pla...More..

White House Plans 'Greater Enforcement' Against Legal Cannabis
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

White House Plans 'Greater Enforcement' Against Legal Cannabis

Spicer said there is a "big difference" between recreational marijuana and medical use of marijuana. Senator Jeff Sessions, now US Attorney General, has been historically critical of marijuana policy ref...More..