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Jayalalithaa died of multiple organ failure, cardiac arrest was sudden, says doctors

The doctors admitted that her condition improved shortly after being admitted on September 22. Almost 24-hours after she was connected to the life support, the medical team decided that it was futile to continue medical treatment as her heart did n...

Milo Yiannopoulos says he's coming back to Berkeley

The disturbances were a fiery reminder of the university's history as a cradle of the 1960s anti-war movement-and a sign of the sharp tensions pitting the country's mostly left-wing student body against a far-right minority. Well here's a hot take ...

Will missteps undercut public confidence in a new course on health care?

President Donald Trump and Republicans in Congress have vowed to repeal and replace Obamacare, but have not agreed yet on what the replacement will look like. The Native American Health Care Act gives tribal members access to care in rural areas and ...

Trump can't take credit for Friday's jobs report

Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday. The report said non-farm payroll employment jumped by 227,000 jobs in January after climbing by a revised 157,000 jobs in December. Mixed signals on future hiring: USA employers have added jobs for 7...

Former UN chief Ban says not running for president of South Korea

Ban, 72, returned to South Korea on January 12 after serving 10 years as United Nations secretary-general. Ban's star power had declined in an intense political climate, reeling from impeachment charges against President Park Geuyn-hye, the Journal...

Iran slams 'provocative' USA warning over missile test

A senior adviser to Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said the Islamic Republic will not be deterred by USA threats after President Donald Trump said Iran is "on notice" following its latest missile test . The sanctions were said to ha...

Sean Spicer sounds like a Holocaust denier

That is the only possible result of the brouhaha over what should have been an anodyne statement commemorating last week's International Holocaust Remembrance Day. We can never forget the fate of the countless number of Jews whose lives could have be...

U.K. Parliament to debate petition seeking to ban Trump visit

Lord Ricketts, who was permanent secretary at the Foreign Office from 2006-10, said it was unprecedented for a USA president to be invited for a state visit in their first year in the White House. In the United Kingdom - more than one million peopl...

Underwater Filmmaker Missing Off Florida Keys

Tuesday, after a diving excursion near Alligator Reef in the Florida Keys. Coast Guard crews were joined by officers from the U.S. Navy, FWC and the Monroe County Sheriff's Office in the search. Cangemi said the emergency call about Stewart came fr...

Farage branded a liar in European Parliament as he defends Trump

Nigel Farage was silently mocked by a Labour MEP as he launched a strong defence of President Trump's travel ban and accused European Union leaders of "anti-Americanism". Trump's travel ban, which temporarily bars nationals from seven countries with ...

Saudi King Agrees With Donald Trump To Support Syria, Yemen Safe Zones

Egypt is still recovering from the Arab Spring and fighting terrorism, both at home and along its borders, Jordan is on the front line of the refugee crisis bordering both Syria and Iraq and the UAE's economy is built on foreign economic involvemen...

I Am Sure Mulayam Will Campaign For Us: Akhilesh Yadav

On the contrary, Akhilesh claimed that father Mulayam Singh will campaign for the party in the polls. With Akhilesh Yadav now heading the party, this alliance is also a launch pad for him into UP politics as a seasoned politician who fought all odds ...

Iran Tests Another Ballistic Missile in Violation of UN Resolution

Fox's report cited US officials in reporting that the missile test was carried out Sunday at a site near Semnan, about 150 miles east of Tehran. The Khorramshahr medium-range missile flew about 600 miles before exploding in what was called a failed...

Toronto sign to be dimmed in honour of Quebec mosque victims

In addition to the six who died, five were in critical condition and 12 others suffered minor injuries, University of Quebec Hospital Centre spokeswoman Genevieve Dupuis said. "This is another senseless act of violence that can not be tolerated", Spi...

United Nations refugee agency hopes resettlement resumes soon to US

According to the Refugee Processing Center, approximately 85,000 refugees were resettled in the United States in the 2016 fiscal year, making it the top resettlement country in the world. Amnesty International warned the move could have "catastrophic...

U.S. raid kills 40 in southern Yemen

AQAP reported that the operation took place in al-Bayda governorate, which borders Shabwa, SITE said. Five al-Qaeda operatives were killed by US airstrikes earlier in January, according to US Central Command. The gunbattle in the rural Yakla dist...

Rebel Hamon wins Socialist ticket for French presidentials-partial results

He won 36 percent of the vote in the primary's first round last Sunday with Valls second with 31.5 percent. As prime minister from 2014 to 2016, he was on the front lines of France's response to gun and suicide-bomb attacks that killed 147 people in ...

Kaspersky Lab's top investigator reportedly arrested in treason probe

Novaya Gazeta cited unidentified sources as saying Mikhailov was arrested during a meeting with other FSB officers in Moscow, and was taken from the room with a sack over his head. The Moscow Times - an English-language weekly newspaper based in ...

Kim Jong Un touts North Korea construction as victory over sanctions

The North's leader conducted an inspection of the construction site of Ryomyong Street before the Day of the Sun, the birthday of the country's founder Kim Il-sung which falls on April 15, according to the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA).

As Trump and GOP Descend on Philadelphia, Protests Erupt In the Streets

Here's Alexander in an exchange with Georgia Congressman Tom Price, Trump's nominee for Health and Human Services secretary, at a recent hearing. In addition, activists have urged Philadelphians who oppose the Affordable Care Act repeal to wear bla...

US President Donald Trump invites Israeli PM Netanyahu to White House

Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke via telephone on Monday. Israel has approved hundreds of new settlement homes in occupied East Jerusalem , after the staunch pro-Israel US President Donald Trump took office. "They also ...

Germany's Social Democrats nominate Schulz as chancellor candidate

Asked by the Die Zeit newspaper whether he was stepping aside because of a poll showing that the party rank-and-file overwhelmingly believed Schulz would have a better chance in the general election, Gabriel said: "Yes". "Martin [Schulz] is a...

High Risk Of Severe Thunderstorms Today

Sunday , and both people inside the home were pronounced dead at the scene. Bullard said she awoke before dawn Sunday to the sound of hail pounding the roof. "These storms have resulted in loss of life, numerous injuries and extensive property da...

'El Chapo' lands in USA to face charges

The Sinaloa smugglers also helped fuel an epidemic of drug abuse in the U.S.in the 1980s and "90s, the prosecutors said". When Guzman got off a plane in NY, "as you looked into his eyes, you could see the surprise, you could see the shock, and to a...

Barack Obama Sends Final Tweets to America as POTUS

President Donald Trump was sworn in yesterday amidst celebrations and protests in one of the more colorful and controversial inaugurations in recent history. "That's why we want to hear from you", he added. On Friday, he also unveiled a new webs...

North Korean ICBM test looking more likely, says South

North Korea may be preparing to test-launch at least two intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBM) soon, South Korean media reported Thursday, citing military sources. The announcement came amid a renewed threat from Pyeongyang to launch ICBM. Som...

Nebraska unemployment rate steady at 3.4 percent in December

The unadjusted USA rate was 4.5%, up slightly from a revised 4.4% in November, but down from 4.8% a year earlier. Nonfarm employment grew by 8,194 over the year. Over the year, manufacturing employment rose by 500. The private sector has added ba...

Tall shopping center collapses in Tehran after massive blaze

At least 38 people have been injured by a fire that caused a high-rise building in Iran's capital, Tehran, to collapse. "It is mostly a commercial building", Iranian state TV said, referring to the structure, which is more than 50 years old.

25 dead in Italy avalanche

Emergency workers were able to speak to the survivors and have called for helicopters to evacuate them after more than 40 hours under the rubble of the Hotel Rigopiano, in central Italy. In other parts of the Abruzzo region and its surrounding areas ...

SA should condemn The Gambia democracy crisis: Human rights centre

Current President Yahya Jammeh, who has ruled the Gambia for 22 years, at first said he would accept December's election results. New president of The Gambia, Adama Barrow, has returned to the country, after his swearing in ceremony at their embass...

Jallikattu Ban: Tamilians In Mumbai Hold Protests

As the agitation grows across Tamil Nadu, protesters from Madurai to Chennai join in, they also demand banning on PETA. While the ban on Jallikattu was what held them together, numerous protesters at Marina Beach said their anger was the result...

OPEC output inches down after November deal

On the New York Mercantile Exchange, light, sweet crude futures for delivery in February rose 0.21 percent to $52.48 a barrel, while March Brent crude on London's ICE Futures Exchange gained 0.70 percent to $55.47 a barrel. But in the past few weeks,...

Nigeria Sends Warship to Gambia as President Jammeh Declares State of Emergency

In a broadcast on state-run TV, Jammeh said the public emergency would last until the Supreme Court ruled on a complaint his political party filed a week after the election, citing voting irregularities. His mandate is due to end at midnight (midni...

This Week in Trumpkinland: Is the CIA Attempting a Coup Against Trump?

Brennan admitted that it is a right and a responsibility of the U.S. president to question the conclusions of his intelligence services, but in this case, he estimated Trump was out of line. If he doesn't have confidence in the intelligence communit...

Honour killing family given capital punishment by courts

However, his defense lawyer still proclaims his innocence and says that it was a wrongful conviction. The Anti Terrorism Court, who had heard the case, gave its decision on Monday, imposing the death penalty on the mother Nasreen. Hundreds of women...

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Pence warns NKorea 'era of strategic patience is over'

On Sunday, US and South Korean military officials reported that Pyongyang's latest missile test had failed earlier in the day, with the projectile exploding nearly immediately a...

Russian relations 'may be at an all-time low'

US President Donald Trump described the relationship between the two countries as at an "all-time low". Russian Federation says the chemicals that killed civilians last week b...

College Students Drop Pens, Pick Up Stones in Kashmir

More than 50 students had been injured as the security forces used teargas and shotgun pellets against the male and female students who were protesting against the police establish...

New law allows states to block Planned Parenthood funds

As The Post notes, abortions are barred under federal law, which is why Title X funding does not pay for abortions. The failed House bill, which Trump supported, would have block...

Milan's Cristián Zapata pounces late for dramatic derby draw with Inter

They demolished Cagliari 5-1 and unexpectedly smashed Atalanta 7-1, but in the last two rounds Nerazzurri recorded two consecutive losses - Sampdoria 1-2 and Crotone 1-2....

NEW INFORMATION: Gorsuch confirmed; Senate approves Trump nominee, 54-45

McConnell said Gorsuch, who also worked in the Justice Department under Republican former President George W. Bush and is the son of the first woman to head the Environmental Prote...

Oxford-Cambridge boat race to go on after WWII bomb removed

Cambridge has won the 72women's boat race, setting a new time record, while Oxford fought to maintain a narrow lead in the 163men's. By halfway down the 6.8km course between Putn...

Trump reverses himself on NATO, China, Russia and more

I would like to think that they didn't know, but certainly they could have. "But it's not what you would think". Economist Dean Baker of the left-leaning Center for Economic and ...

Arkansas' multiple execution plan appearing to unravel

Governor Asa Hutchinson set the execution dates in February after Ms Rutledge determined that the eight men had exhausted their legal challenges. Arkansas' already compromised pl...

Syria's Assad: Idlib chemical attack 'fabrication'

How can you verify a video? President Assad's flat denial that his country has used chemical weapons and that last week's incident was a fabrication concocted by al-Qaeda and Was...

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Counter-Islamic State Forces Make Gains In Raqqa, Mosul

Counter-Islamic State Forces Make Gains In Raqqa, Mosul

Gen. Abdul-Amir Yarallah, from the Joint Operations Command (JOC), said in a statement. IS still controls the large towns of Hawijah and Tal Afar as well as remote areas along th...

Chief Keef arrested in Miami, and his mugshot is the best ever

Chief Keef arrested in Miami, and his mugshot is the best ever

Upon seeing the cops, the suspect reportedly attempted to run back into Chief Keef's green McLaren, which the rapper has been flaunting on social media recently. Chief Keef repo...

CA affirms guilty verdict vs Pemberton

CA affirms guilty verdict vs Pemberton

The Court of Appeals has affirmed a regional trial court's ruling finding US Marine Lance Corporal Joseph Scott Pemberton guilty of homicide over the killing of transgender woman J...

Tragedy on Canadian Mountain: 'I Think Your Friends Have Fallen'

Tragedy on Canadian Mountain: 'I Think Your Friends Have Fallen'

Sascha Banks. "Our thoughts are with the families and friends of the hikers and the search and rescue teams in Lions Bay who are still working tirelessly to find the fifth individu...

The Crown season 3: Claire Foy talks departure after season 2

The Crown season 3: Claire Foy talks departure after season 2

The nominations were announced by actors Andrew Buchan and Michaela Coel at Bafta's headquarters on Tuesday morning. "I am thrilled to be hosting the Virgin TV British Academy Te...