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Jan 15 2020

Jetliner Dumps Fuel on LA School Playground

Seventeen children and six adults are being treated after an aircraft approaching LAX apparently dumped fuel on an elementary school playground in Cudahy on Tuesday, a...

Jan 14 2020

Germany, Russia to work for Middle East stability

Earlier this week Turkey and Russian Federation urged Libya's warring parties to declare a ceasefire on Sunday. German Chancellor and Russian President met in Moscow on...

Jan 14 2020

Hong Kong denies entry to Human Rights Watch director

Roth said he has visited Hong Kong numerous times and this is the first time he has been denied entry. Hong Kong authorities barred the executive director of Human R...

Jan 14 2020

Schiff says delaying articles holds McConnell, GOP moderates accountable on witnesses

House Democrats who did not issue a subpoena for Bolton previous year did not rule this out now. In many ways, the two impeachment cases could not be more different. ...

Jan 14 2020

International Political Scenario for Burkina Faso 10 - 17 January 2020

Who was meeting in Pau and what was agreed? The announcement follows President Donald Trump's call last week for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to do more in the ...

Jan 14 2020

Trump administration reaches 100-mile mark for new border wall construction

The center's case was heard Thursday alongside a separate lawsuit brought by the government on behalf of the International Boundary and Water Commission. Last February,...

Jan 12 2020

Buttigieg Slips in Iowa as Sanders Surges

Buttigieg's favorability ratings were said to have slid four points, from 72 per cent to 68 per cent, while his unfavorable ratings went up from 16 per cent to 24 per c...

Jan 12 2020

'Go Back Modi': West Bengal on Modi's two-day visit

The West Bengal BJP leadership, however, said it is expected that in a federal structure, a chief minister will be present at a government programme attended by the pri...

Jan 12 2020

John Bolton impeachment testimony will be blocked, Donald Trump says

When the stalemate eases and the Senate can finally make preparations for Trump's impeachment trial that could begin as soon as next week, there will be an accounting of ...

Jan 12 2020

Four dead as severe storm sweeps through southern US

JUST PLAIN WINDY: Warm, humid air rushing northward away from the Gulf of Mexico will be a contributing factor in fueling severe storms Saturday . Still, strong thunde...

Jan 11 2020

Blast At Mosque Near Balochistan's Quetta Kills 10

Fida Mohammad, who was attending evening prayers, said about 60 people were present at the time of the attack on the mosque, which is located in a densely populated area....

Jan 11 2020

Philippines loves Trump the most among 33 countries surveyed by Pew Research

Trump's foreign policies, including moving the USA embassy to Jerusalem, increasing import tariffs and pulling out of the Paris climate accords are largely opposed. Canad...

Jan 11 2020

Putin Visits Damascus For Talks With Syrian President Assad

Libya is now governed by dueling authorities, in the east and the west, each relying on different militias. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, backed by Russian Federa...

Jan 11 2020

Pete Buttigieg surges and Elizabeth Warren crashes in New Hampshire poll

While the poll counts toward qualification in the January 14 Democratic presidential debate, it does not push any of the candidates who have not yet qualified - includ...

Jan 10 2020

Nissan ex-chair appears for 1st time in public after escape

Most Japanese media organizations including Kyodo News were denied entry to the press event organized by a French company hired by Ghosn. It is the first time Mr Ghosn ...

Jan 10 2020

Iran Disabled US Monitoring Systems During Missile Attack, IRGC Commander Claims

We moved forces. We provided a level of force protection at the president's direction. The killing shocked Iran and the global community and sparked fears of imminent...

Jan 09 2020

Prince Harry and wife Meghan 'stepping back' from Royal Family

According to a December 7 report from Dan Wootton, " The Sun has learned they will start discussing their plans with senior royals - expected to include the Queen and ...

Jan 08 2020

Australia to Pay ‘Whatever it Takes’ to Recover from Wildfires

According to the NSW Crimes Act, the Rural Fires Act, and Rural Fires Regulation, bushfire-related offenses can lead to 25 years in prison for damaging property with the...

Jan 08 2020

Firefighter Andrew O'Dwyer killed battling bushfire farewelled at emotional funeral

He, along with fellow volunteer Geoffrey Keaton, were killed late a year ago after the truck he was in hit a tree and rolled off a hill while battling a blaze in Sydney's...

Jan 08 2020

Ex-Trump aide Flynn deserves up to 6 months in prison

Flynn's lawyer, Sidney Powell , called prosecutors' recommendation "sickening" in an emailed statement, and said they were trying to punish the former Army lieutenant ...