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Trump Softens Stance on US Involvement In Climate Accord

Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) sent a letter Wednesday to the Government Accountability Office requesting a review of Trump's public spending in the weeks before th...


Tropical storm Otto kills nine in Costa Rica

It made landfall in southeastern Nicaragua, in an area with national reserves that is sparsely inhabited, before crossing into Costa Rica, losing strength as it...


Pakistan's Prime Minister Appoints New Army Chief

All four generals are from the PMA's 62nd long course, but have had different career trajectories. Lt Gen Zubair Hayat will be the next CJCSC of the country. ...


European Union gets tough: Malta's PM says Brexit is lose-lose situation

Muscat warned that the talks could get "messy", saying that since it was considered fair game in the United Kingdom to bash Brussels, Britain should "not be sur...


In Shift, Trump Says Humans May Be Causing Global Warming

It was significant not just because it is a commitment made at the highest levels of government but because it was a clear, unified message to the newly elected...


[Ticker] Right-wing extremist convicted of murdering British MP Jo Cox

Mair showed no emotion as the verdict was announced. Asked to give his name at an earlier hearing, he said: "Death to traitors, freedom for Britain". Leadbeat...


OIC Expresses Concern, Calls For End Of Violence In Rakhine

Security is tight on both sides of the border and Ms Aleya Khatun, 38, had suffered splinter injuries from a landmine as she crossed the border into Bangladesh ...


Colombia signs revised peace deal with FARC rebels

Colombia's government has signed a revised peace agreement with the armed group FARC aiming to end half a century of hostilities, almost two months after the re...


Thunderstorm asthma deaths under spotlight

As the Associated Press is reporting , a storm rolled through Melbourne this past Monday, causing rain-soaked ryegrass pollen to explode and disperse over th...


Turkish army says three killed in suspected Syrian regime strike

But it said in October the presence of Turkish troops on Syrian soil was a "flagrant breach of Syria's sovereignty" and warned it would bring down Turkish ...


At least 14 people injured after Japan natural disaster

For Tuesday morning's quake, the JMA initially estimated that tsunami at a height of up to three meters would hit Fukushima, while waves up to one meter would r...


Salvation army kicks off red kettle campaign in Lufkin

The tradition of the red kettle began in 1891 in San Francisco with Salvation Army Captain Joseph McFee, said Smith. Volunteers will ring bells for the organi...


President Obama Cracks Funny Dad Jokes While Pardoning His Last Turkey

President Obama did his last ever turkey pardon today in the Rose Garden, which also served as a reminder of how good this man has been as the nation's comma...


Super Falcons thrash Mali, Oshoala logs 4

The Falcons will take on Ghana in their next group fixture on Wednesday at the Stade Municipal de Limbe. Seven minutes into the game, Uchechi Sunday's knock...


Triumphant Toure return delights Guardiola

Now he's like a young guy and of course you have a new player now to help us to achieve our targets. Resting key players before the Champions League clash w...


Ondo election will hold Saturday - INEC

He said the commission had already put the necessary measures in place to ensure a credible and transparent election. This is coming days after the Peoples D...


Two Qatari women 'robbed on Paris motorway in five million euro heist'

Kanye West, from left, Kim Kardashian and Kourtney Kardashian attending a fashion show in Paris days before police say Kim Kardashian was robbed in her hotel ...


Japan Earthquake an Aftershock of 2011 Quake

Stay prepared with more information about quake safety and preparedness. The quake hit the region at around 6:00 am (local time). "The ground is still shakin...


US warship diverts to help with quake evacuation

China has chartered four helicopters to evacuate nationals from Kaikoura, said Mr Liu Lian, an official at the Chinese Consulate in Christ- church. The Chinese ...


National Basketball Association roundup: Anthony, Knicks dump Hawks

The Knicks host the Hawks in another one of those weird noon games that nobody likes playing. "There's still things I feel like I need to do a lot better", ...


IS shelling kills 7 civilians in eastern Mosul

A auto bomb explodes next to Iraqi special forces armored vehicles as they advance towards Islamic State held territory in Mosul, Iraq, Wednesday, Nov. Another ...


Syrian forces regain control of Al-Assad, Minyan districts

The UN has maintained that the temporary truces are not enough to guarantee its workers' safety or ability to enter the city. Hijab's statement, also appeals ...


Arrests in Greece after protest during Obama visit

Hooded left wing protestors took to the streets shouting "Yankees go home" and "we don't need protectors" - a reference to Mr Obama's announcement that he thoug...


Trump battles back against charges of transition tumult

If we learned anything from his candidacy throughout the course of this year's campaign, Mr. Trump is not someone who surrounds himself with high-level policy s...


Minnesota Officer to Appear in Court in Fatal Shooting

Prosecutors believe Castile never tried to pull his handgun from his pocket, Choi said, adding that as Castile was dying, he moaned and uttered his final words:...


Trump and Romney, once bitter rivals, smile and shake hands

Soon-Shiong became a billionaire selling two drug companies and owns a stake in the Los Angeles Lakers NBA basketball team. Mitt Romney, a moderate Republican...


One person shot during Oregon's anti-Trump protests

Though largely peaceful, rallies resulted in arrests and caused highways and bridges to be closed. However, in Portland , Ore., a man was shot and wounded ...


NATO Chief 'Certain' Trump Will Honor Security Commitments

Trump warned that his administration might not help countries that had not met an alliance-wide pledge to spend at least 2 percent of gross domestic product on ...


Obama, on last trip to Europe, warns against nationalism, populism

Asked at a White House briefing on Thursday whether the meeting had eased any of the concerns about Trump that Obama expressed during the campaign, Earnest said...


Kosovo Arrests 19 Suspected of Terror Attacks

Days before the match , officials announced it would be held at a new location - a stadium in Elbasan, Albania - for "security reasons". At the suspects' h...