Defense Ministry requests record 5.17 trillion yen for fiscal 2017 budget

The ministry announced it is seeking 5.168 trillion yen (US$50.12 billion) in spending for the fiscal year starting April 2017, up 2.3 per cent from the initial budget for the current fiscal year. The Senkakus are a group of uninhabited islands contr... More..

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North Korea executes top official, South Korea says

Add to that the mass defection of 13 workers from a North Korean restaurant in China. The strongest confirmation is usually that an executed official simply disappears from media reports. Kim Jong Un has alle...More..

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Notre Dame likely to have 4 arrested players ready for Texas

Kizer and Zaire did little to hide those sentiments Wednesday evening. Notre Dame's office of standards has the power to overrule Kelly if they choose, but there has been no announcement from the office, so t...More..

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North Korea executes vice premier, Seoul says

The letters read " North Korea has executed Kim Yong Jin". Robert Kelly, a political science professor, says that as long as China continues to back the regime, the elites in North Korea will continue to r...More..

McDonald's employee with Down syndrome retires after 32 years
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McDonald's employee with Down syndrome retires after 32 years

One user wrote, "I think it's awesome reading all the other people who have witnessed this at McDonald's". Freia David has worked at the Needham, Massachusetts McDonald's for 32 years. Speaking to Fox25 , McD...More..

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Indian atrocities in occupied Kashmir continues as death toll rises to 87

The youth's killing has taken the toll of deceased civilians in the ongoing civil uprising to 71 while over 7000 have been injured with many of them suffering permanent disabilities due to pellet and other fire...More..

Bangladesh land West Indian Walsh as bowling coach
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Bangladesh land West Indian Walsh as bowling coach

Walsh, who was the first bowler to take 500 test wickets, has worked as a West Indies selector since he retired as a player but has not held a senior coaching role at the global level. His autobiography is enti...More..

Woman, 60, stabbed to death while walking in Queens
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Woman, 60, stabbed to death while walking in Queens

DNAinfo reports the stabbing may have been a botched robbery. The Bangladeshi-born victim was rushed to Jamaica Hospital where she was pronounced dead about an hour later, sources said. The family of the vic...More..

Envoy lists snags to Canada-China free trade
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Envoy lists snags to Canada-China free trade

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has brought Canada closer to China after agreeing with the Chinese premier to deepen the countries' relationships - and explore a possible free trade deal. "We are now working on a...More..

Oil Prices Climb On Weather Fears, OPEC Speculation
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Oil Prices Climb On Weather Fears, OPEC Speculation

Oil prices have also been taking direction from speculation that a meeting next month in Algeria of major producers, including members of OPEC, could yield a production deal to support prices. Purely in terms o...More..

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Rousseff Out, But More Trouble for Brazil?

Her running mate was Michel Temer, from the centrist Brazilian Democratic Movement Party. The Senate voted Wednesday to convict Rousseff on charges of having illegally manipulated government accounts, strippi...More..

More voters trust Clinton on health care
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

More voters trust Clinton on health care

More than once, Clinton explicitly called on Republicans to get on board - both to support her plans and to defeat Trump. Recent polls show that Trump and Clinton are within a few percentage points in the s...More..

Maine Gov. Paul LePage changes tone, hints briefly at resignation
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Maine Gov. Paul LePage changes tone, hints briefly at resignation

Barbara L'Italien this election, called LePage's comments "reckless and irresponsible". "LePage should listen to the experts and note that to successfully address the problem, it must deal with supply, demand, ...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Glossy Black iPhone 7 Leaks

The once-rumored iPhone 7 Pro, which might have featured a Smart Connector and Apple Pencil compatibility, now seems less likely. The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are going to be unveiled on September 7th, ...More..

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IPhone 7 leaked specs sheet says the 16GB iPhone is dead

So, what else can we expect from the iPhone 7 next week? The Cupertino-based company has just sent invites to its highly anticipated event this year that will be held in San Francisco on September 7. The Ea...More..

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Thirteen Indians among Zika infected people in S'pore

Malaysia confirmed its first case of the Zika virus on Thursday in a woman who had recently travelled to Singapore, which had a sudden increase in new Zika cases in recent days. Indonesia has not yet reported a...More..

5 smartphones likely to launch this week
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

5 smartphones likely to launch this week

Reports claimed that the technology giants like the Samsung, Apple, Sony , Acer , Asus , Huawei , LG and few more will launch few of the products at the event. Asus could launch ZenWatch 3 at IFA and rum...More..

Egypt approves law on churches despite Christian opposition
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Egypt approves law on churches despite Christian opposition

Hardliners in the majority Muslim country traditionally oppose church building as a threat to what they call the country's "Islamic character". According to official statistics, Egypt has some 2,869 churches ...More..

Portions of Yellowstone River, some tributaries re-opened
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Portions of Yellowstone River, some tributaries re-opened

Highway 89 including the Boulder and Stillwater rivers. The river closure hits the outdoor economy of Park County, just north of Yellowstone National Park, where about a quarter of all jobs are tourism relate...More..

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British Government Rules Out Second Referendum on EU

She went on: 'This really is a very significant moment for the country, as we look ahead to the next steps that we need to take. Though opponents of Britain leaving the European Union are going to court t...More..