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Egypt's Sisi Meets Netanyahu in NY

The Times of Israel lauded Sisi for his courage: "In meeting publicly with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has once ...


Violence Erupts After Vigil for Slain Georgia Tech Student

Schultz's death triggered riots across the campus Monday night, with protesters marching on police headquarters and burning at least one patrol vehicle to a cri...


Trump Says Venezuela Is A Disaster Because Socialism Has Been 'Faithfully Implemented'

At least 125 people have been killed in four months of protests against the Maduro government , which has resisted calls to bring forward the presidential el...


Led coalition denies Syrian outpost closure is part of deal with Russian Federation

Washington and Moscow have held high-level talks aimed at shoring up military "deconfliction" zones in eastern Syria after Russian Federation was accused of t...


U.S. flies warplanes amid tensions with N.Korea

The event marks the second provocation this month after the September 3 nuclear test, which appears to be the sixth and the strongest. It's unclear if Mr. China...


Dreamers get loud, disruptive at Nancy Pelosi event in San Francisco

They appeared upset that Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer have been negotiating with Trump in order to pass a law that will grant amnesty to peop...


National Football League team values rise, Dallas Cowboys worth $4.8B

According to Forbes , the 49ers - 0-2 this season, 2-16 in the last two seasons and 7-27 in the last three - are the fifth-most valuable National Football Leagu...


United States may close Cuba embassy after 'attacks' on diplomats

On Friday five Republican senators - Tom Cotton, Richard Burr, John Cornyn, Marco Rubio, and James Lankford - sent Tillerson a letter urging him to close the ...


Tracking Hurricanes Jose and Maria

Jose , a minimal Category 1 hurricane , Monday morning is located about 265 miles southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, and is moving north with winds ...


US Stealth Jets, Bombers Hold Joint Exercise Over Korean Peninsula

Nikki Haley, the USA ambassador to the UN, said on Sunday the UN Security Council has run out of options on containing North Korea's nuclear programme - and t...


On his 67th birthday, PM Modi to dedicate Narmada Dam to nation

Modi sat on a 51-hour fast in 2006 as the Gujarat chief minister after the UPA government refused to allow raising the height of the dam . The dam's construc...


Iraqi PM demands suspension of Kurdistan independence vote

The vote could jeopardise gains achieved by the Kurds under the self-rule regime, Abadi said, according to the Iraqi Media News Agency news website. The refer...


Foreign Secretary Johnson breaks ranks with May over Brexit

One of the most eye-catching points of his plan was an extra £350 million a week for the NHS , a figure that was used in the referendum campaign but which was ...


Marseille: Four US tourists attacked with acid, one woman arrested

Check back for details. At this time, no details are known regarding the names of the victims or the suspect, nor has the prosecutor's office revealed from wher...


WSJ Says Trump Has Changed His Mind About Leaving the Paris Agreement

These sycophants now officially have egg on their faces, as the Wall Street Journal reported today that Trump is reneging on his pledge to remove America fr...


May Complained to Trump About His London Attack Tweets, Official Says

The White House said Trump and May spoke on Friday. Theresa May didn't like Trump's comments. A Metropolitan Police spokesperson also denounced the tw...


Marriage survey mailout ahead of schedule

The automated call purports to be a survey, which asks receivers a series of questions related to the nation's upcoming postal vote on marriage equality, includ...


Vikings promote Kyle Sloter to active roster

He was named NFC Offensive Player of the Week. Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said he expects Sam Bradford to start this week, despite reports the quarter...


Summer of bitcoin ending badly as China clamps down on trading

Chinese financial authorities have ordered cryptocurrency exchanges to stop trading and taking new registrations by midnight on 15 September, reports ...


Wisconsin teen avoids prison over 'Slender Man' attack

The jury's decision spares Weier prison time and instead she will be sent to a mental institution. Morgan Geyser pleaded not guilty to being a party to atte...


Options for North Korea are 'effective and overwhelming'

How has North Korea responded in the five weeks since President Donald Trump threated Pyongyang with "fire and fury?" More specifically, China and Russian Fed...


Massive blaze 'kills 25 students' in their boarding school beds

The blaze began near the door of the dormitory - the only entrance - which along with the window grills, left the students unable to escape, according to fire ...


US Congress resolution slams white supremacists

Speaking to CBS News after Wednesday's meeting, Scott said the president has "obviously reflected on what he has said [about Charlottesville], on his intention...


Group gathers in Wichita to protest commission's voter fraud claims

Most state election officials and election law experts say that US voter fraud is rare. "It's very real. It's very serious. This morning, on this show, is no...


Kaspersky Lab to prove that U.S. accusations are 'baseless'

In a statement sent to eWEEK , Kaspersky Lab stated that it is not required to provide aid to the Russia government, unlike domestic Russian Internet service...


India, Japan not mutual favourites in int'l trade

Modi received Abe and his wife Akie Abe at the mosque which is famous for its latticework windows, and took them on a tour of the complex. Japanese Prime Mi...


Met Eireann issues yellow weather warning for Limerick

The heaviest areas to be hit will be Belfast and parts of Co Armagh, the Met Office said. Gusts of between 55mph and 60mph on Monday morning could see disrupt...


Mexico rescinds Harvey aid offer after suffering two natural disasters

The announcement by Mexico that it was withdrawing its offer to help Texas must have caught someone's attention in Washington. The Mexican government ann...


New England Schools Rank Among Best in Nation

The McIntire School of Commerce ranks in a four-way tie for seventh nationally in the overall business school ratings, and the management program ranked fifth. ...


One in custody after 'active-shooter' case at NH hospital

The college said that its non-medical campus was not on lock-down. We have no word on when the lockdown will be lifted. The Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center...


Oil Prices Drop On Demand Worries After US Hurricanes

The market was assessing Irma's effect on demand, even as refinery restarts in the wake of Hurricane Harvey boosted expectations for crude oil consumption. Hurr...


We've global support over Rohingya crisis, says Bangladesh

Arsa attacks on police on 25 August triggered a response by the military. Sources said Muazzem Ali explained Bangladesh's situation and the pressure the c...


Muslim free zones on rise in Myanmar, claims Human Rights body

Delivering the opening statement at the 36th session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva, Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, the high commissioner for human rights, came ...


Let the travel ban expire, Mr. President

The appeals court also had ruled that grandparents and other relatives of people already living in the USA can not be barred entrance under the president's trav...


Military action against North Korea appears 'too horrific': United Nations chief

GENEVA | The recent firing of ballistic missiles and nuclear test of North Korea as a "gift package" to the intention of the United States, that Pyongyang wil...


Aviva plc's (AV) "Overweight" Rating Reaffirmed at JP Morgan Chase & Co

The Maryland-based Calvert Invest Management has invested 0.62% in U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB). Therefore 27% are positive. They presently have a GBX 215 ($2.78) ta...


Hurricanes Irma and Jose as seen from the International Space Station

In the Dominican Republic, people look at what remains of their home as Hurricane Irma moves away. A tropical storm watch has also been issued for Anguilla,...


Pakistan must change its approach to terrorism

Merely four days after China made a joint declaration with BRICS countries condemning Pakistan-based terrorist groups, the country has changed its statement d...


Mexican Quake Death Toll Rises to 60

The town of Juchitán, in Oaxaca, was the wort-hit towns, there were reportedly 17 deaths. They are two of the most impoverished areas in Mexico , and are thoug...


Death Toll From Massive Mexican Quake Rises to 65

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto (2-R) addresses residents after an quake that struck off the southern coast of Mexico late on Thursday, in Juchitan, M...


Jordan attends first OIC summit on science, technology

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques stressed that the OIC Summit on Science and Technology held in Astana emanates from the values of Islam and the principl...


Category 5 hurricane IRMA looms, updated forecast track just in

She said he has agreed to open a school to be used as a shelter to house the Jamaicans. Significant damage is also being reported in the Dutch section. Lowry ...


TCU Leaps Past Razorbacks, 28-7

Kickoff is set for 2:30 p.m. CT on CBS. Though it's not as bad as what Texas A&M's head coach Kevin Sumlin had to deal with last week, Bielema can not have man...


Additional CT National Guardsmen heading to help with Hurricane Irma relief efforts

At this time, governors are best postured to determine the needs of their residents and to establish response priorities, and are now using Army National Gua...


Trump wants to solve North Korea without fighting

September 7, 2017 (EIRNS)-South Korean President Moon Jae-in's meeting in Vladivostok with President Putin and other Russian officials presented an extremely pr...


Defense steps up for No. 3 Clemson vs. No. 13 Auburn

A 33-yard pass to McCloud (who beat Davis again) set the ACC Tigers up at the Auburn 34-yard line, and three plays later, Bryant bounced off a would-be tackle...


Sean Spicer to Sit With Kimmel September 13

Further, "the advisers are also connected to a series of internal documents that Mueller's investigators have asked the White House to produce", the Post rep...


Sask. government launches cannabis survey as part of 'aggressive' legalization timeline: minister

Forty cannabis stores will be up and running when recreational marijuana becomes legal across the country next July, Sousa said, with another 40 opening within ...


Brussels to leave Britain full responsibility for sorting Irish border after Brexit

It's easy not to have a border between two states that are both part of the EU's single market (the regulatory regime that allows easy trade across the EU) and ...


Two Arrested Amid Counter-Terror Op as Explosive Components Found Near Paris

Some of the products found in the flat in Villejuif could be used to make the unstable explosive TATP, one source close to the investigation said. Police foun...