North Korea executes Vice-Premier for Education: South Korea

Little is known about Kim Yong Jin, who was last mentioned by North Korea's state news agency on June 15 when it reported he attended an event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the founding of North Korea's taekwondo federation. Reports of the late... More..

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Trudeau and Chinese premier explore possible free trade deal

A new commitment to high-level dialogue will allow discussion of "a full range of issues, including national security and the rule of law", Mr. Trudeau said. An open letter sent to the prime minister on Tuesday...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Weiner and wife to separate after latest sexting scandal

The separation also supplies a different ending to the parallel between Bill and Hillary Clinton and each wife's public embarrassment by the sexual indiscretions of her politician husband. Abedin remains in ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Teddy Bridgewater out for the season with dislocated knee and torn ACL

Hope for the best". "Today is a disappointing day". Players were visibly distraught as they left the field, some hurling expletives into the air and others kneeling in prayer for one of the team's most popula...More..

Bihar flood situation worsens, death toll rises to 153
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Bihar flood situation worsens, death toll rises to 153

Otherwise, flood situation remains grim as Ganga, Sone, Burhi Gandak and Kosi rivers continued to flow above the danger mark at majority of the affected places in the state even on Tuesday. A total of 185 camps...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Hurricane Watch Issued Along Florida Gulf Coast

A tropical storm warning has been issued Wednesday morning for a section of Florida's Gulf coast as a tropical depression approaches. A fourth storm off the coast of Africa also has the attention of the Nationa...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

M20 reopens with half a bridge

A motorcyclist fell of his bike and suffered broken ribs. "Officers are in attendance along with Kent Fire and Rescue Service and South East Coast Ambulance Service". Witnesses and British emergency services ...More..

Clinton Leads By Eight Points In Swing State Pennsylvania
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Clinton Leads By Eight Points In Swing State Pennsylvania

His campaign said the new appointments were created to bolster "business-like approach" of Trump's campaign. "Him being disciplined and actually acting like a regular Republican presidential candidate, attack...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Federal judge blocks UNC from enforcing anti-trans law HB 2

Schroeder acknowledged that the three transgender plaintiffs would suffer "irreparable harm" if they were mandated to use bathrooms according to their biological sex, and noted that single-occupancy bathrooms a...More..

Rep. Wasserman Schultz beats primary challenge
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Rep. Wasserman Schultz beats primary challenge

Rubio changed his mind about retiring from the Senate after his failed presidential bid and after pressure from GOP insiders anxious about losing Republican control of Senate in November. While Grayson has more...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Ex-VP Riek Machar leaves South Sudan for 'safe' country

An opposition spokesman, James Gatdet Dak, writing on his Facebook page, said its fighters had "successfully relocated our leader to a neighbouring country where he will now have unhindered access to the rest...More..

One dead, three wounded in blast at Chinese embassy in Kyrgyzstan
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

One dead, three wounded in blast at Chinese embassy in Kyrgyzstan

It comes after a suicide bomber detonated a vehicle bomb outside the Chinese embassy in Bishkek, injuring six people, including three Chinese staffers at the embassy, as well as three Kyrgyz employees. The mini...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Judge denies bond to man accused of killing MS nuns

Francis in Milwaukee, in the home they shared in Durant, Mississippi. District Attorney Akillie Malone-Oliver says she'll consider that and "the heinous nature of the crime". His wife, who was present at the h...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Japan-Africa business deals have potential to transform Africa: Kenyatta

Around 70 companies sent executives to accompany the prime minister. "We laud Japan and the co-organizers for their continued commitment to Africa's development, on the basis of the twin principles of Afric...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Dozens killed as Turkey ramps up Syria offensive

Turkey's operation puts Washington in a troubling position. "Our priority here needs to be on fighting ISIL". It has also urged them to focus their efforts on fighting Islamic State (Isis) militants. In a s...More..

U.S. reaches refugee milestone amid campaign debate
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

U.S. reaches refugee milestone amid campaign debate

State Department spokesman John Kirby said Monday said the USA was "proud" of its resettlement record, but acknowledged that the recent accelerated pace of admittance doesn't compensate for the trickle of refug...More..

Putin to Visit Japan in December
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Putin to Visit Japan in December

Compared with a month earlier, household spending increased 2.5% after seasonal adjustment. Mindful of the fact that the economy across IGAD and COMESA regions is hugely based on agriculture, Ethiopia's Minis...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Frenchman Stabs Beautiful Brit Backpacker To Death, Wounds Another Yelling 'Allahu Akbar'

A British tourist killed at a hostel in Australia by a Frenchman yelling "Allahu Akbar" has been named as Mia Ayliffe-Chung. Les Jackson flew into Townsville late Thursday night and was expected to head strai...More..

British PM: No new referendum on Brexit
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

British PM: No new referendum on Brexit

The UK voted to leave the European Union, by a margin of 51.9% to 48.1%, in a referendum on 23 June and Mrs May, who became prime minister in its aftermath, has insisted that "Brexit will mean Brexit ". This s...More..

Korea executed vice premier in July: Seoul official
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Korea executed vice premier in July: Seoul official

Jeong said Kim Yong Chol, a top ruling Workers' Party official in charge of anti-Seoul spy operations, had also been ordered to undertake "revolutionary reeducation", in a reference to the banishment at a rural...More..