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Iran Launched 2 Ballistic Missiles, US Officials Say

But the system can also be used to track foreign missile launches and tests. A U.S. Navy official told CBS News the Mahan was transiting the Strait of Hormuz ...


Boeing rolls out 737 MAX 9, talks up MAX 10X

System checks, fuelling and engine runs are now set to begin on the MAX 9, with flight testing set to start in the coming weeks. FAA granted Boeing an Amended...


Four killed as train ploughs into bus carrying old people's home residents

He added that fire personnel had a training drill last week involving a train emergency, which proved vital in extricating passengers from the bus. The bus ...


Turkey, Russia, US to coordinate vs IS

Their discussions in the southern Turkish city of Antalya come as a US-led coalition is making progress to push the Islamic State group (IS) out of Syria, where...


9 injured in explosion on Bhopal-Ujjain express in Madhya Pradesh

According to railways, the blast took place at 9.50 am in ordinary second class coach next to guard's brake van and the guard of the train informed the control,...


NY governor takes stand against antisemitism during visit to Yad Vashem

The comments followed a series of vandalism attacks at Jewish cemeteries and more than 120 bomb threats to Jewish organizations in three dozen states since ea...


Syrian talks end, 'more positive' than previous round: opposition

UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura attends a press conference in Geneva, Switzerland on March 3, 2017. But Damascus pushed hard for counter-terro...


Egg thrown at French Presidential Candidate Emmanuel Macron

Fillon was the frontrunner until mid-January when "Le Canard Enchaine" newspaper alleged he paid his Welsh-born wife Penelope and two of their children almost...


Woman charged, boy missing in Murray River at Moama

Five years old, he's barely lived, ' one woman said after she and her young daughter placed a bouquet of flowers on a chain metal fence overlooking the river, o...


Indo-Pak talks on Indus Waters Treaty likely this month

It comprises of the Indus Commissioners from both sides and discusses technical matters related to the implementation of the treaty. India will be participati...


Russia, Syria bombed US-backed fighters in Syria - US general

Russia's RIA news agency cited the Russian defense ministry as denying Russian or Syrian aircraft had launched any strikes on positions held by the us -backed...


Indian sportsman held in USA on molestation charges

Hussain's lawyer Brian Barrett has to defend his client on charges of sexual abuse of the first degree and endangering the welfare of a child under the penal la...


Obama admin left intelligence trail on Trump/Russia contacts

The aim was 'to ensure that such meddling isn't duplicated in future American or European elections, and to leave a clear trail of intelligence for government i...


Series of USA airstrikes target al-Qaida positions in Yemen

Two U.S. officials said the airstrikes targeted militants, equipment, infrastructure, heavy weapons systems and fighting positions. "Ryan was a part of a highly...


Brewer AB InBev Stung By Brazil's Weak Economy

On a constant geographic basis revenue per hl grew by 3.1%. Total volumes fell 3.3% year over year during the quarter, including a 3% decline in beer volumes ...


United Nations: War crimes committed by all parties in battle for Aleppo

The attack on the convoy, which killed 14 aid workers and stoked global outrage, was "one of the most egregious" in a five-month government offensive to take fu...


Betsy DeVos's HBCU gaffe shows again she's ill-suited to lead in education

In her statement , DeVos praised HBCUs for being "real pioneers when it comes to school choice ". "Their success has shown that more options helps students ...


US Says Russia 'Accidentally' Bombed American-Backed Syrian Troops

Russia's defense ministry replied in a statement that " not a single air strike on the regions specified by the US side was conducted by Russian or Syrian air f...


Afghan president boycotted ECO Summit at the behest of India: Malik

That said, the omens are considerably better for the ECO, a grouping whose time may have finally arrived. "At its heart, the ECO has always subscribed to a pe...


Samsung decides to abolish control tower after heir's indictment

Though Lee is technically only the vice-chairman of the company, he has been considered its de-facto head since his father suffered a heart attack in 2014. Thre...


Iran Conducts Naval Exercises During Increased Tensions with US

He put Iran "on notice" after its test-firing of a ballistic missile at the end of January. The drills involve the Iranian Navy's surface ships and submarines...


Wilbur Ross Sworn In As Commerce Secretary

He promised to work quickly to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement between the US, Mexico and Canada, one of President Trump's key campaign pr...


Schumer blasts leaked GOP ObamaCare repeal bill

Those most focused on shrinking the size and reach of the federal government thought Washington was already too involved in health care and should pull back, ...


76ers officially rule out Joel Embiid indefinitely

The Sixers play the Golden State Warriors tonight at the Wells Fargo Center. The bone marrow procedure is somewhat common and Simmons is expected to return ...


8-year-old girl shot and killed moments after auto crash

According to police, the drivers of the Pontiac and the sedan then got out of their vehicles and began firing. De'Marre Adkins, who was sitting in the back se...


Syrian Peace Talks Resume in Geneva

Omar Kouch, a Syrian analyst, said that while the presence of a ceasefire makes this round of talks markedly different, "there are no indications that the fourt...


BSSC: Commission chief, four relatives arrested in paper leak case

The IAS association have protested Sudhir Kumar's arrest and chose to meet Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over the matter. Kumar, who is a 1987 batch IAS o...


Ex-All Black, O'Connor held in Paris over cocaine

Both are now playing from French clubs. Two dealers are also in custody. According to reports Williams tried to discard three packets of white powder which ...


Betsy DeVos Calls Revoked Transgender Protections Example Of Obama 'Overreach'

After a heated confirmation battle in which critics panned the wealthy donor's education policy views as out-of-touch with the needs of everyday students, they'...


As UN talks take place, Syria rebels seize battleground town from ISIL

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said a year ago that the capture of al-Bab, the jihadist group's last major stronghold in Aleppo province, would be the...