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The Heat: Philippines President visits China

Beijing greeted Duterte with military honors and offered the Philippines $9 billion in soft loans for development projects. Like a true Black Swan event, an...


Syria: Aleppo ceasefire begins

State owned Ikhbariyah television said rebels had fired a barrage of mortars near to where ambulances had been heading to take patients from the besieged parts ...


Donald Trump Hits Nasty Hillary Clinton, Democracy

Before the debate, Trump's vice presidential running mate, his campaign manager and his daughter all had said he would accept the election results. He accused t...


Huge setback for Congress, Rita Bahuguna joins BJP, attacks Rahul Gandhi

Joshi said that she was saddened by the Congress party's attitude towards the surgical strikes carried out by the Indian Army on terror launch pads across the L...


What To Expect From McDonald's Q3 Earnings On Friday

The stock presently has an average rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $126.27. Market capitalization is calculated by multiplying a company's share...


Obama shoots down Trump claims of rigged election, telling him 'stop whining'

As Trump's poll numbers have been dragged down by accusations of sexual assault, he has unfurled a litany of complaints about the nation's election system. "T...


We're ready to continue talks with Boko Haram

The girls' plight received global attention via the social media campaign #BringBackOurGirls and support from well-known figures like activist Malala Yousafzai ...


Saudi Arabia Executes Prince in a Rare Royal Death Sentence

The Saudi Kingdom is known for its strict interpretation of Islamic law. The royal family is estimated to be in the thousands. Such desert camps are popular g...


North Dakota 'Riot' Charge Dropped Against NYC Reporter Amy Goodman

Violating the First Amendment is not good for North Dakota, it's not good for this country. Relieved that insane charges against Amy Goodman were dropped. Dur...


Civilians flee Mosul; 80% of city's south taken from Islamic State

The International Organization for Migration's (IOM) Iraq chief, Thomas Weiss, said he also expected IS to use Mosul residents as human shields. There are f...


Michelle Obama dazzles in her final state dinner as first lady

At his final state dinner Tuesday, President Barack Obama compared the current presidential election to a trip through hell. Celebrity chef Mario Batali is ...


Russia's Putin willing to halt Aleppo airstrikes for longer

After two failed ceasefire agreements between the United States and Russian Federation to end the fighting in Aleppo, a new round of talks includes Saudi Arabia...


US is watching you

Mr Putin added: "You can expect anything from our American friends". Putin has also praised Trump. The Russian government has been officially accused by t...


South Africa's Gupta-owned Oakbay says Gordhan affidavit flawed

This is according to Gupta family lawyer Van der Merwe Associates which today responded to an affidavit filed in the High Court of Pretoria on October 14 by G...


United Nations culture agency adopts al-Aqsa resolution condemned by Israel

Still, Bennett, who serves as president of Israel's National Commission for UNESCO , said Tuesday that the latest developments could lead him to reverse the ...


Obama says Trump embrace of Russian president 'unprecedented'

Washington and Moscow are at odds over how to deal with the Syrian civil war, even as Russian Federation is determined to reduce the city of Aleppo to ashes. '...


Kurdish forces retake Iraqi villages outside Mosul

The battle is expected to take weeks, with coalition forces encircling the city of 1 million to oust between 4,000 and 8,000 Daesh fighters. The US military, ...


Amnesty: Nauru won't investigate crimes against refugees

The report includes dozens of interviews with refugees, documenting claims of mental health issues, suicide attempts and attacks at the hands of Nauru citizen...


Inmates Beheaded In Deadly Brazilian Prison Riot, Local Media Reports

The killings at the prison in Boa Vista, the capital of Roraima state, were preceded by a riot, prison director João Paulo Passos said, O Globo reports. Loc...


Religious leaders slam Clinton campaign over emails

Because you can help a campaign not by what you do report, but also by what you don't report. CNN contributor and then adviser of the Democratic National Comm...


Diplomats forge new track to end Syria violence but no truce

Ministerial meeting on Syria in Lausanne, Switzerland has not resulted in a ceasefire agreement, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Saturday, TRT...


Space station launches back in Virginia, 2 years after blast

Almost two years after an unmanned Antares rocket exploded on liftoff from Virginia's spaceport on a commercial mission to resupply the International Space St...


Trump faces accusations from more women

Donald Trump has spent the last two days speaking out against his alleged victims, accusing them of lying and saying that they're speaking out now " probably fo...


Islamic State crushes rebellion plot in Mosul as army closes in

There is no doubt that ISIS' use of drones is becoming more sophisticated. The attack added "a new worry to the wars in Iraq and Syria as militant groups lear...


Obama administration lifts restrictions on Cuban cigars, rum

Cuban cigars on display at a tobacco store in Hanau, Germany. The new regulations that were issued by the U.S. Treasury Department also make it easier for U...


Suit seeks Georgia voter deadline extension due to hurricane

Democratic state legislators, members of Congress, former Gov. Jim Hunt and state NAACP president the Rev. William Barber are among those urging that a Friday d...


Angered family walks out on final day of Hughes inquest

Hughes died after being struck in the neck by a cricket ball in a Sheffield Shield match at the Sydney Cricket Ground on November 25, 2014. Before Melick's ...


Airstrikes hit rebel-held neighborhoods of Syria's Aleppo

The Syrian army launched an assault to take rebel-held areas of Aleppo last month with Russian air support and Iranian-backed militias. The U.N. says over 100 c...


Brexit battle reaches UK's high court in challenge to PM

The case is considered the most important constitutional matter in a generation and centers around whether Prime Minister Theresa May can start negotiating Brit...


Escaped gorilla incident at London zoo 'concluded'

Yesterday Malcolm Fitzpatrick, curator of mammals at London Zoo, confirmed the incident occurred and said Kumbuka was back in his enclosure and "doing very we...


How Nigeria freed 21 Chibok girls from Boko Haram

He denied reports that the government had swapped Boko Haram fighters for their release and said he was not aware whether any ransom had been paid. Twenty-o...


Trump set to return to Wisconsin next week

Republican Vice Presidential nominee Mike Pence says he can not condone or defend Donald Trump's comments about women. "I believe in forgiveness, and we are ca...


Army says recoveries of Naugam operation confirm Pakistan connection

Drawing references to the 1999 Kargil conflict, Malik said the Army was ready to cross LoC to retaliate the Pakistani incursion, but it was stopped by Vajpayee....


Turkey's President Tells Iraqi Leader to 'Know His Place'

The area is close to the ISIS frontlines and Turkish troops recently repelled an ISIS attack on the Turkish installation. North Atlantic Treaty Organisation m...


Israel demolishes home of Palestinian attack accomplice

Thousands of Jews visit the Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City during Yom Kippur, or Day of Atonement, which ends on Wednesday evening. Palestinians walk ne...