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Siblings kidnapped from RI in 1985 found, mother arrested

Authorities believe Elaine Yates left the home with her daughters after having a domestic dispute with their dad. Police said all three were found living with new identities but officials received an anonymous tip over their whereabouts. She has wa...

SpaceX Launch of 10 Satellites Marks Successful Recovery

Iridium CEO Matt Desch said: "Today, Iridium launches a new era in the history of our company and a new era in space as we start to deliver the next-generation of satellite communications". Iridium says the NEXT satellites, delivered to low Earth orb...

USA moves to lift some trade, oil-related sanctions on Sudan

It is also based on the US assertion that Sudan is allowing greater access to humanitarian relief in conflict areas including Darfur, denying haven to rebel fighters from South Sudan and stemming the flow of weapons as ethnic conflict rages there.

Last-ditch Mideast peace conference to start Sunday

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has received an invitation from Abbas to discuss the outcome of the conference in Paris, although it is not yet clear when this meeting will take place. The "dish" he said is being prepared by those with inte...

Marks & Spencer clothing arm returns to sales growth of 2.3 per cent

The retail bellwether said like-for-like sales in its clothing and home division rose 2.3% in the 13 weeks to December 31 - the first growth since the January to March quarter in 2015. It added group like-for-like sales rose 1.3%, while food sales, w...

Trump, reporter clash at press conference

Sara Haines explained that there is a difference between "fake news" - intentionally promoting a false story - and "unsubstantiated news" which is just something that doesn't have enough supplemental information to be credible. "Since you are a...

USA man pays tax bill using five wheelbarrows of coins

In September, Stafford tried to call his local DMV to ask what he calls a " 30 second question " about where to register his auto and pay the sales tax, since he owns multiple houses in the area. With that, Stafford agreed to drop the case, believing...

Industry output up fastest in 13 months in November

Consumer Food Price Index (CFPI) for the month of December stood at 1.37%. Industrial production grew at a 13-month high of 5.7 per cent in November notwithstanding the demonetisation that was implemented, while retail inflation remained subdued ...

Erdogan says Turkey will stay in Cyprus

Worldwide diplomats are set to join the rival leaders of ethnically split Cyprus for talks that the United Nations says are the best chance to reunify the island after four decades of division. Britain, the former colonial power in Cyprus, has offere...

Le Pen sighted at Trump Tower ahead of French elections

A subsequent pool report identified the man sitting to Le Pen's right as Guido "George" Lombardi, who the Citizens for Trump website describes as "Co-Founder, National Liaison, Press Correspondent". Speaking to CNN late past year, she said: "Donald...

It already looks like U.S. crude production is responding to higher prices

But the company also said it booked $4.6 billion in charges in Q4 to account for tax valuation adjustments and deferred development of natural gas fields, sending shares down 5% in afternoon trading on the stock market today. "We tend to use the futu...

Suspect in attack on US official in Mexico brought to US

Prosecutors in Mexico said Sunday they caught a gunman who shot an official of the USA consulate in the western city of Guadalajara. Zia Zafar, 31, from Chino Hills, California, arrived in Virginia Monday night. A man identified by the Federal Bure...

Russian Parliament Speaker Calls New US Sanctions Obama's "Hysterics"

The United States has imposed new sanctions on five prominent Russians, including a close aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin. Dmitri Kovtun and Andrei Lugovoi have been named on a sanctions list by the US Treasury. In the past, Moscow h...

I would join striking Southern staff on picket line, says Corbyn

Asked if he would join striking drivers and guards on picket lines, the Labour leader told BBC Radio 4's Today programme: "Yes I would, because I think Southern rail have behaved in a awful manner and the government seems to be more interested in pro...

Wal-Mart plans to cut hundreds of jobs this month

Livingston Group Asset Management CO operating as Southport Capital Management acquired a new stake in Wal-Mart Stores during the second quarter worth $100,000. The experts have a positive EPS target of $4.52 for the company while the lowest estimate...

Boris Johnson arrives for talks with Trump team

The British foreign secretary is in NY and has met with Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner and incoming White House chief strategist Steve Bannon. Johnson, a former mayor of London who had campaigned for Brexit, held talks with senior members of Trump'...

Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, former Iranian President, dies at 82

The influential leader died after being hospitalized from a heart condition north of Tehran early Sunday morning. Rafsanjani was born in 1934 into a wealthy family in the village of Bahraman in southern Iran. Until Imam Khomeini's death, he had a...

UK Prime Minister to Meet With Trump in Spring - Spokesman

But the visit of Mr Timothy and Ms Hill may have proved a little awkward given their public criticism of Mr Trump on social media prior to taking up their roles. The visit was confirmed after it was disclosed that the PM's joint chiefs of staff, Nick...

Man United's lucky charm available for free transfer in the summer

Should a three-match ban be upheld, he would miss Friday's FA Cup third-round home tie against Manchester City, as well as Premier League games with Crystal Palace and Middlesbrough. Michael Carrick of Manchester United leads his team out prior to ...

South Korea's President Refuses To Testify At Impeachment Trial Hearing

Ms Park's powers have been suspended since Dec 9, when she was impeached in Parliament. The nine-justice court can not force her to appear. Her lawyer previously said Ms Park, who is not legally required to attend, will not be in court "unless ther...

Ryan: GOP's Obamacare Replacement Will Be Ready This Year

Ryan said in an interview on Green Bay radio station WTAQ. "People of color, people living in rural communities and people with low incomes, who already face systemic barriers in accessing health care, would be most impacted by these attacks".

Opinion polls divided on 2017 election outcome in Uttar Pradesh, Punjab

The state, which has the biggest legislature, sends more representatives than any other to the upper house - where Modi's party does not have a majority, leading to stalled reform efforts. The Congress led by its vice President Rahul Gandhi had ident...

Paul Ryan discourages congressman's son from 'dabbing' during swearing

Roger Marshall bewildered his father and House Speaker Paul Ryan by dabbing during a ceremonial swearing-in or new House members of the 115th Congress on Tuesday. In June, the Carolina Panthers quarterback declared that he would "have to put t...

Megyn Kelly set to join NBC News, anchor new shows

Ironically, Kelly's biggest on-air flare-up in the past 12 months was a dust-up with Trump after she asked the then-candidate if his comments about women could be viewed as "presidential". Rival networks seeking to hire Ms. Kelly away, including N...

Brother of murdered JonBenét Ramsey sues CBS for $750m

Now, TMZ reports that Mr. Ramsay, 29, is going after CBS as a whole, and has filed a suit in MI court against the network for $500 million in punitive damages and $250 million in compensatory damages. His lawsuit reportedly points to a 2008 legal...

Serena Williams latest emotional win has nothing to do with tennis 0

In the " i said yes " forum, Williams details how it all went down. "To make the occasion intimate, Serena created a new forum called " /r/isaidyes " on Reddit and posted a sketch of Alexis and her in which we can see him going on one knee and ...

Tunisian man released in Berlin Christmas attack case

Berlin attacker Amri was killed in a shootout with police near a train station in Milan days after the truck attack when he shot at police officers conducting a routine. But on Thursday, investigators concluded he had not been in contact with Amri ...

United States tops global market in weapons sales

Global weapons transfer agreements with developing nations constituted 80.9 percent of such agreements from 2012 through 2015 - an increase from 80.4 percent during 2008 through 2011. USA weapons sales increased by around $4 billion and France's deal...

$360 million of cocaine seized in NSW-Tahiti bust

Police said a group of Australians were caught smuggling 500 kilograms of cocaine at a small coastal village north of Sydney on Christmas Day. The street value of the cocaine , shipped from South America to the South Pacific, was estimated at Aus$...

Head of Japan's largest ad agency resigns over 'death by overwork'

The official forced the two employees to work overtime and underreport their working hours, sources familiar with the matter said . According to The Japan Times , Ishii told a Tokyo press conference yesterday: "We deeply regret failing to prev...

Argentina Reopens Case Accusing Ex-President Of Bombing Cover Up

In addition to upholding the criminal charges, Ercolini also ordered $633 million of Kirchner's assets to be frozen pending the outcome of the prosecution. No arrest warrant has been issued for Fernandez, and Lopez is already in jail on money laund...

Kerry: Israel Needs to Hear 'Hard Truths'

The four-storey building is in Silwan next to Jerusalem's Old City and the site of a long campaign by pro-settlement groups to expand the Israeli presence there. USA officials say settler development in the West Bank makes it much more hard to divide...

Iraqi journalist kidnapped from Baghdad home by gunmen

It is noteworthy here that on Monday (yesterday), her organization posted an article written by her, in which she hit the armed groups which were striking in Iraq. The governor of Baghdad, Ali Tamimi, denounced what he described as a "barbaric" act t...

Chile quake triggers tsunami warning in Pacific Ocean

Some roads were reported damaged, and thousands were temporarily evacuated from coastal areas across Los Lagos. The quake struck on Christmas morning, 225 kilometers (140 miles) southwest of Puerto Montt. "I'm 48 years old and I've never felt any...

Moscow Claims US Defense Bill Forcing 'Anti-Russian' Policy On Trump

The High Negotiations Committee, a body grouping who opposes the rule of President Bashar al-Assad, said it had no knowledge of the consultations. A political analyst welcomed Turkey's decision to participate in political negotiations to end the cr...

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Kim's death: Interpol issues 'red notice' for 4 N. Koreans

He also gave assurances that the Malaysians in North Korea were all safe. Malaysia has said it will deport 50 North Koreans who are in the country with expired visas. Pyongyang h...

Exit poll gives Dutch PM Rutte big lead over far-right Wilders

As parliamentary seats are allocated in exact proportion to a party's vote share and no major party wants to be in a coalition with Mr Wilders, he has little chance of entering gov...

Another Bomb Threat at Westside Jewish Community Center

To date, the threats have turned up nothing. Threats were reported at JCCs serving Rochester, New York, Chicago, Illinois, Indianapolis, Indiana, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Vancouver,...

Arkansas vs. Kentucky - 3/12/17 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Malik Monk 's teammates refused to say that their sharpshooting freak of a freshman was in a slump. With a run to the SEC Tournament semifinals , Vanderbi...

Taylor Swift's Alleged Stalker Arrested On Multiple Charges

On Thursday, it was revealed that one Swiftie totally crossed the line as he's repeatedly gained access to her New York City apartment building and demanded a sit down with the sta...

Over 30 killed in ISIS attack on military hospital in Kabul

At least two other loud explosions - including what the defence ministry called a vehicle bomb in the hospital's parking lot - were heard as Afghan special forces launched a clear...

Boeing's bigger 737 MAX 9 emerges from Renton plant

Boeing is now in the final stages of preparing for the first 737 MAX 8 delivery to customers in the coming months. "Our primary focus is delivering an aircraft that has the legenda...

Turkish, US, Russian military chiefs hold surprise meeting

Capt. Davis declined to comment on what actions USA soldiers attached to the Stryker detachment may take should fighting break out again between Turkish troops and members of the ...

Explosion rocks Bhopal-Ujjain passenger train, nine injured

Shujalpur Sub-Divisional Officer Amit Mishra told IANS that the coach was detached from the train after the blast. The loud noise created panic as passengers mistook it for a bom...

Syrian peace talks end with clear agenda, says United Nations envoy

The latest round of the Syrian peace talks has concluded in the Swiss city of Geneva, with the United Nations hailing the negotiations as "substantive" and yielding a "clear agenda...

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Theresa May tells of 'personal priority' to keep Scotland in UK

Theresa May tells of 'personal priority' to keep Scotland in UK

Theresa May's speech at the Scottish Conservative Party conference on Friday dominates Scotland's front pages. the prime minister has set herself on a collision course with Nicol...

An Indian athlete arrested for sexually abusing a minor girl in US

An Indian athlete arrested for sexually abusing a minor girl in US

Hussain was attempting to obtain a visa in order to compete in the World Snowshoe Championship in upstate NY . Hussain was arrested Wednesday after Saranac Lake Village police re...

US Strikes in Yemen Target al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula

US Strikes in Yemen Target al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula

New details of the raid indicate that after the SEALs pushed the al-Qaida terrorists out of their primary residence, they retreated to a nearby building and began indiscriminatel...

Top House Intel Dem says Federal Bureau of Investigation not forthcoming on Trump-Russia ties

Coats is certain to be asked at his Senate confirmation hearing about Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential race, alleged contacts between Trump's campaign and Russi...

Betsy DeVos' Statements On HBCUs Shows Her Lack Of Education On Education

The backlash was swift, with hundreds of comments appearing online to condemn the secretary's words, highlighting that many HBCUs were created because black students could not at...