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Levee Break, Evacuations in No. California

Authorities say a pre-evacuation advisory has been issued for a California community in Madera County after water discharges from Bass Lake were increased and t...


Khamenei calls Muslim states to unite on Palestine pivot

Rouhani also said, "We believe that the world of Islam should resist to uphold the Palestinian people's rights and is also duty bound to pay the cost". He added...


Tillerson affirms importance of constructive US-China ties

But in a sign that Beijing's patience was running out, it rejected a coal shipment from North Korea worth about $1 million Monday, the day after the test of a...


Rockets From Sinai Explode in Southern Israel

The website cited sources in the Israeli army as saying that the warning sirens did not go off in the area in which the rockets exploded. The firing of the tw...


Iraqi forces push into ISIL-held southern Mosul

The Observatory also confirmed that they had seen evidence that 25 children had died of starvation in January alone, as Daesh extremists and the Iraqi governmen...


South Korea accuses North Korea of Kim Jong Nam assassination

If the arrested North Korean man, Jong-chol, was part of the assassination team, either directly or indirectly, police believe he would know the names of the th...


McCain worries Trump will damage relationship with allies

Republican Senator John McCain says a free press is vital to "preserve democracy as we know it". "I think that the Flynn issue obviously is something that s...


New Gambian president thanks unified nation, promises reform

Barrow was sworn in before thousands of Gambians at a soccer stadium in a town near the capital, Banjul. The official swearing-in of President Barrow has al...


Train Derails in Belgium: Dozens Injured, Casualties Feared

The accident happened as the train was departing Leuven station at a slow speed heading towards the capital. It is unclear why the train, which was carrying a...


Members of Turkish, Syrian armed opposition arrive for talks in Astana

But some of Syria's rebels say they won't begin negotiating a political settlement with the government until measures are taken to bolster a flagging cease-fire...


Half-brother of North Korean dictator assassinated

South Korea's foreign ministry said it could not confirm the reports , and the country's intelligence agency could not be reached for comment by Reuters . "An...


New round of talks on Syria conflict on Wednesday

Assad has previously ruled out that idea. Those talks are slated to begin February 23 . Disputes over the agenda have helped to torpedo previous rounds of ...


Dozens of civilians killed in Turkish shelling of al-Bab in Syria

Al-Bab has been under IS control since 2014, when the group seized large swathes of territory in Syria and neighbouring Iraq, proclaiming its self-described cal...


Strike-hit Kashmir tense after civilian killings at Kulgam encounter

The army in a statement said that the four terrorists killed in the encounter belonged to Lashkar-e-Toiba and Hizb-ul-Mujahideen. A repeated check on all the ...


Projections of pregnant Trump, Putin appear in Chelsea, Williamsburg

The public installation seems to be part of a viral ad campaign by a dating app called Hater , which matches up potential lovers according to their mutual ...


Australian authorities arrest Hitler lookalike

Police say he has been spotted on multiple occasions wandering around Hitler's hometown of Braunau am Inn, and has even been photographed outside the house wher...


North Korean leader's brother reported killed in Malaysia

He was also said to be close to Jang Song-thaek, who was reportedly executed in a 2013 purge ordered by Kim Jong-un. Although he disavowed any continued i...


Kremlin Says Putin and Trump Will Meet In July

Some of the intelligence officials even went so far as to say that Flynn indicated that Trump could reexamine sanctions after becoming president. Chris Cilliz...


Joe Root will be Alastair Cook's successor as England Test captain

Ben Stokes is expected to be named vice-captain as the new generation of England players takes over formal leadership roles. The Yorkshire batsman, who h...


Germany's ex-Foreign Minister Steinmeier likely to become president

Voting took place on February 12 in a secret ballot among the 1,260-member Federal Convention, comprising lawmakers and leading community figures. "Let's be f...


Samsung chief in second grilling over corruption claims

The prosecution has also identified four other Samsung executives as suspects and have summoned three of them. Lee, described as a key suspect in the scandal,...


Trump adviser: New executive orders on immigration 'an option'

This Sunday it was Miller's turn, another sign of the rise of a once-obscure Senate aide who embraced Trump's attacks on illegal immigration and "political corr...


Pepper gas causes chaos in Hamburg Airport, Germany

Authorities still are working to determine how it got into the airport's air conditioning system , the statement said. "The terminals and the Airport Pla...


Semenya has to wait for London gold — IAAF

The decision sees Semenya add a second Olympic title to her name having emerged victorious in the 800m in Rio previous year. CAS ruled that all prizes on bet...


Protesters try to stop mother's deportation, 7 arrested

An aggressive USA deportation policy has ramifications for Nogales, Sonora, which, in addition to serving as a drop-off point for deported Mexicans, has been ov...


Framingham's TJX Pulled into Ivanka Trump's Nordstrom Controversy

Shares of Nordstrom fell immediately following the tweet but bounced back a half an hour later, trading up about 0.10% late-morning. White House Press Secreta...


Canadian PM Trudeau to visit Trump in Washington on Monday

In a statement, the PMO says the two leaders will discuss "the unique relationship between Canada and the United States " and how best to "work hard for middle...


Erdogan, Trump agree to fight terrorism together

President Donald Trump agreed in a phone call overnight to act jointly against Islamic State in the Syrian towns of al-Bab and Raqqa, both controlled by the mil...


Supreme Court ruling could extend pension rights of unmarried couples

Five Supreme Court justices unanimously ruled she is entitled to receive payments under the pension scheme, saying that the nomination form was "unlawful discri...


United Nations reports record number of civilian deaths in Afghanistan in 2016

The UN's special envoy to Afghanistan Tadamichi Yamamoto said the new figures were " deeply harrowing " and highlight "the gruesome reality of the conflict". ...


Government promises to do more for those who rent

As part of its long-awaited housing white paper, the government will make it easier for councils to issue completion notices to developers and shorten the time ...


In flip-flop, Mulayam to campaign for Akhilesh

The EC backing of Akhilesh is seen as his biggest victory in the bruising power struggle in the Yadav family that pitted him against Mulayam and his brother Shi...


Live UK doctor gives details of Jayalalithaa's treatment

All through her stay in hospital, health updates were sketchy and gave little information on what ailed the chief minister and the treatment she was receiving. ...


Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOX) Reviewed By Analysts

Based on several research reports, Twenty-First Century Fox Inc was Upgraded by MoffettNathanson to " Buy" on Feb 1, 2017. During the same period in the prior y...


Milo Yiannopoulos to return to Berkeley, determined to give speech

But officials said it was a smaller group of protesters dressed in black and in hooded sweatshirts that showed up as night fell to break windows and throw smoke...