USA defense chief urges Turkey to stay focused on anti-IS fight

There was more heavy fighting Monday along the Turkey-Syriaborder, but two US allies seem more intent on fighting each other than ISIS. "We have called upon Turkey.to stay focused on the fight against ISIS and not to engage Syrian Defense Forces, a... More..

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Russian Federation uses Iran to strike Syria militants again, rejects U.S. censure leftright
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Russian Federation uses Iran to strike Syria militants again, rejects U.S. censure leftright

Earlier this week, JOL reported that the Russian Air Force deployed Tupolev-22 bombers and Sukhoi Su-34 strike fighters to an Iranian Air Force base in the city of Hamadan near the Iraqi border. Rebel fighters ...More..

Authorities look to provide housing for people left homeless by Italy quake
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Authorities look to provide housing for people left homeless by Italy quake

Italian authorities are pondering how to provide warmer, less temporary housing for q. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). The door of a collapsed house in Peschiera Del Tronto, central Italy, Monday, Aug. The local...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

United States reaches refugee milestone amid campaign debate

A year ago, the White House announced a goal of admitting 10,000 refugees from Syria by the end of this September, but by the end of March less than 1,300 had been admitted. At that point, just 1,285 new refuge...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Dollar: Currency inches higher ahead of Fed minutes

William Dudley , head of the Fed's NY branch, said a rate hike was possible next month and that Wall Street investors were too "complacent" about the prospect of higher rates over the next year. "Should this po...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Ancient Buddhist pagodas damaged in Myanmar's magnitude 6.8 quake

Myanmar took stock of toppled spires and crumbling temple walls in the ancient capital of Bagan on Thursday, after a powerful quake hit the country, killing three and damaging the top tourist destination. The m...More..

Turkish tanks clash with Kurd-backed forces in Syria, monitor group reports
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Turkish tanks clash with Kurd-backed forces in Syria, monitor group reports

One Turkish soldier was killed and three more wounded on Saturday in a rocket attack on two tanks taking part in Turkey's military offensive in northern Syria, the Dogan news agency and NTV television said....More..

Prime Minister dedicates first phase of SAUNI Project in Gujarat
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Prime Minister dedicates first phase of SAUNI Project in Gujarat

When I had took oath as (Gujarat) CM, I told farmers that what is most important for you is water. "Few people did not like what I said then, they disagreed with me but I remained firm on my stand that water ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Bangladesh Police Kill Dhaka Cafe Attack Prime Suspect

Tamim Ahmed Chowdhury, 30, was among those killed during an exchange of gunfire in the Narayanganj neighborhood near the capital of Dhaka , according to Monirul Islam, chief of the counterterrorism unit. But t...More..

Serge Gnabry set to join Bayern, be immediately loaned out
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Serge Gnabry set to join Bayern, be immediately loaned out

Arsenal's Serge Gnabry will join Bayern Munich permanently before spending the rest of this season on loan at Werder Bremen, according to Sky Germany . I think he's here now for a long time". After a promi...More..

US trade spokesman says US-EU TTIP talks making progress
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

US trade spokesman says US-EU TTIP talks making progress

According to media reports, Fekl is set to address European Union trade ministers with the issue at the Bratislava summit in September and ask to restart the negotiations anew. "The talks with the USA have de ...More..

Huge blast in Somali capital, clouds of smoke seen
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Huge blast in Somali capital, clouds of smoke seen

Huge clouds of smoke were seen over the capital and gunfire was heard. "It exploded outside the SYL hotel which is also just at the checkpoint outside the palace". Al Shabab fighters have claimed responsibili...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Jutanugarn hangs on to lead

Blasting 2-iron and 3-wood off the driving holes on the tree-lined course, the long-hitting Jutanugarn birdied the par-5 seventh and par-3 eighth to get to 19 under, then pulled away with birdies on the par-5 1...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Carter calls on Turkey to refrain from hitting US-backed militants

Turkey is a vital North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally, and the Kurdish fighters have played a critical role in rolling back the Islamic State in Syria's five-year-old civil war. Abu Ibrahim, a Free Syrian A...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Donald Trump reiterates plans to deport illegal United States immigrants

The New York businessman was the headline speaker at "Joni Ernst's Roast and Ride", a charity event for military veterans run by US Senator Joni Ernst, a Republican. Recent polls indicate Clinton is ahead in so...More..

Lifeguards search Camber Sands for missing woman
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Lifeguards search Camber Sands for missing woman

Emergency services have launched a search for a missing swimmer at Camber Sands in East Sussex, the RNLI has said. It was started following a call from a worker in the beach office just before 9.30am, who s...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Philippines President Uses US Police To Defend Drug-War Killings

More than 1,700 Filipinos have been killed in seven weeks since the President of the Philippines , Rodrigo Duterte, pledged to wipe-out his country's illegal drug trade. The foreign affairs chief said the Un...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Trump hits Clinton on economy in new ad

One year ago, he issued an immigration reform plan calling for an end to automatic citizenship for those born in the United States, a right which some say is abused by undocumented migrants seeking American bir...More..

Mugabe to protesters: No Arab Spring in Zimbabwe
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Mugabe to protesters: No Arab Spring in Zimbabwe

The opposition movements want the United Nations and other global observers to monitor the vote. "These are empty threats by a political party that does not respect the rule of law and constitutionalism", Zwi...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Judge In Stanford Rape Case Won't Take Child Porn Case

In a brief statement filed with the court, Judge Aaron Persky said that while on vacation, he and his family were exposed to publicity surrounding the new case which resulted in "a personal family situation". T...More..