Turkey, US squabble on military operation in Syria

The separatist PKK or the Kurdistan Workers' Party has stepped up terrorist attacks against Turkey in recent months. Eager to avoid more clashes between Turkey and US -backed Syrian fighters, the Pentagon said the USA -led coalition against I... More..

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Former Texas governor will be on 'Dancing With The Stars'
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Former Texas governor will be on 'Dancing With The Stars'

He asked me to do "Power" so I was like, 'Let me get with my team, figure out my schedule.' He was like, 'You got 60 seconds to answer me or you don't get the job.' I said, 'B*tch, who the f*ck do you think you...More..

Vikings: QB Bridgewater has dislocated knee, torn ACL
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Vikings: QB Bridgewater has dislocated knee, torn ACL

During a press conference shortly after Bridgewater was injured, coach Mike Zimmer admitted that losing his starting quarterback was hard, but that the team would persevere. The determined coach rattled off the...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

No incursion into Kobani: Kurds warn Turkey

Reuters reported that the Jarablus Military Council - which is allied to the US-backed, Kurdish-led SDF - said Turkish aircraft attacked a village south of Jarablus, called al-Amarna, causing civilian casualtie...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

How many Syrian refugees are calling Memphis home?

Refugees come from all corners of the earth, with as many as 25,000 coming from regions in Africa. East Asia has been allocated 13,000 spots, the same as in 2015. White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said t...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Scores greet Little League champs home in upstate New York

He also singled during the decisive fourth inning, in which Maine-Endwell scored both runs to break a scoreless tie. The team representing the Mid-Atlantic region defeated the team from South Korea 2-1 on Sun...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

35 civilians killed by Turkish shelling in northern Syria

The Homs Local Council appealed to the United Nations envoy to Syria to negotiate a truce for al-Waer, condemning the government's "siege policy" that aims to force residents and fighters to surrender. Turkey's...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Lula praises Rousseff's defense speech in Senate

Brazilian senators have finished questioning suspended President Dilma Rousseff in her impeachment trial. With the odds stacked against her, Rousseff's testimony appears to be aimed at making a point for the ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Apple-EU stoush: Cook hints EU may lose jobs

They also benefit from the jobs created. If the USA reformed its tax code, the $2 trillion or so stashed overseas in corporate accounts would come flooding back, creating thousands and thousands of jobs. When...More..

Maine snake with Twitter following want to give Trump a hug
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Maine snake with Twitter following want to give Trump a hug

Police said that anyone going to the river should remain alert, keep a safe distance from wildlife, and report any sightings to the department. A skin-crawling mystery is slithering throughout Westbrook, M...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

North Korea denounces United Nations condemnation, warns U.S. of action

Condemning the back-to-back ballistic missile tests, the UNSC press statement said they are in violation of UNSC resolutions and vowed to "redouble their efforts" to implement sanctions on North Korea. Outside ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Merkel aide: We'll do everything to conclude US trade deal

Hollande said, "France prefers to look things in the face. The final negotiations over the final meters will be particularly hard - they always are - but I think we can achieve it". Paris threatened to stall fu...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Obama creates world's largest protected marine area off Hawaii

The monument now spans 582,578 square miles -that's twice the size of Texas- near the Northern Hawaiian Islands and is home to 7,000 marine species . Native Hawaiians urged for the monument's expansion b...More..

S. Korea holds largest artillery drills near N. Korea border
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

S. Korea holds largest artillery drills near N. Korea border

Later in April, South Korea also revealed that a colonel in North Korea's military spy agency had defected to the South past year. Hwang died in 2010. Thae, 55, is a veteran diplomat who is experienced in deali...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Secy. Kerry to Media: 'Do Us All a Service' - Stop Covering Terrorism

Bangladesh's secular government has continued to enjoy the West's support despite mounting concerns over its handling of the escalation in militant activity. While talking about the ongoing anti-ISIS drive in t...More..

All party delegation members free to interact with anyone: Government
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

All party delegation members free to interact with anyone: Government

The sources said the exercise is being undertaken to ensure that all MPs speak in tandem and there is consensus among the lawmakers while speaking to a cross-section of people. The government has sounded out di...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Chicago police exec: Fire 7 for lies in killing

Chicago's police superintendent has recommended that seven officers be fired for lying in the aftermath of the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald in October 2014. Al-Matar filed a civil rights suit last week ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Turkish parliament approves Israel deal

Israeli army spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel Peter Lerner said in a statement that the military "remains committed to the stability of the region and operated in order to bring quiet to the people of southern Isr...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Japan Pledges To Invest $30bn In Africa

The Tokyo International Conference on African Development ( TICAD ) summit was held for the first time away from Japan when it was hosted in Kenyan capital Nairobi at the weekend. Japanese Prime Minister with...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

CPEC a Game Changer for South Asia Region: Sharif

Addressing the inaugural session of the two-day CPEC Summit in the Pakistani capital Islamabad on Monday, August 29, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said the project would be a "game-changer" for Pakistan. He said ...More..