Turkey will do what's needed in Afrin

More fighting raged across Syria's Afrin region on Monday, with Turkey waging a ground and air assault against the USA -backed Kurdish group controlling the area. The YPG said Afrin had already been reinforced in anticipation of the Turkish offen... More..

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Trump signs Bill to end 3-day government shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Trump signs Bill to end 3-day government shutdown

Before the government can reopen the Senate must vote on final passage, the House must approve in turn, and President Donald Trump must sign the measure. He said the Democrats still want something tangib...More..

Mike Vrabel to grow to be fifth coach in Titans historical past
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Mike Vrabel to grow to be fifth coach in Titans historical past

Two of those touchdowns came in two different Super Bowls . "Here, my job is going to be to accept responsibility, give credit and be decisive", Vrabel said Monday, looking like he could still fill a gap t...More..

Pakistan police arrest main suspect in Zainab rape and murder case
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Pakistan police arrest main suspect in Zainab rape and murder case

Local media identified the suspect as Imran Khan, about 35, who lived in Zainab's neighbourhood, Kot Road in Kasur . On January 21, the Supreme Court gave three days' time to a joint investigation team forme...More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Pence to Israel: US embassy will transfer to Jerusalem in 2019

He also used a high-profile speech to the parliament to announce plans to speed up the timing of the opening of the US Embassy in Jerusalem, moving it from Tel Aviv, by the end of 2019. They were then forcibly ...More..

Brandon Griesemer, Who Threatened To Kill CNN Staff Over 'Fake News,' Arrested
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Brandon Griesemer, Who Threatened To Kill CNN Staff Over 'Fake News,' Arrested

During one call, Griesemer told a CNN phone operator: "I am on my way right now to gun the fuckin' CNN cast down ... I am coming to kill you", the caller said a second call to CNN, according to affidavit. Tal...More..

A 6.4-magnitude quake hits Indonesian coast
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

A 6.4-magnitude quake hits Indonesian coast

It was quite strong and I was afraid". "The damage ranges from minor.to serious" cases, including partially collapsed walls. The Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) has earlier said that the...More..

Magnitude 8.2 natural disaster strikes off Alaska
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Magnitude 8.2 natural disaster strikes off Alaska

The entire western coast of the United States, as well as Alaska and parts of Canada, were placed on tsunami watch after a massive quake hit off the Alaskan coast. "Tsunamis are a series of waves risky many hou...More..

UK's May Reiterates Commitment to Iran Nuclear Deal at Meeting With Tillerson
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

UK's May Reiterates Commitment to Iran Nuclear Deal at Meeting With Tillerson

Trump's possible visit was a source of controversy in Britain, with some politicians saying he was not welcome and should not come. The new embassy, in the former industrial area of Nine Elms on the south side ...More..

Europe readies retort to Trump's 'America First' push in Davos
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Europe readies retort to Trump's 'America First' push in Davos

Meanwhile, the town was put on the second-highest avalanche warning level on Tuesday by the Davos-based Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research. The White House spokeswoman said then that she did not beli...More..

Gunma Pref. mountain erupts; 15 injured
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Gunma Pref. mountain erupts; 15 injured

According to JMA, it is too early to know for sure if the eruption triggered the avalanche. Snow conditions and seismic activity are some of the potential causes of an avalanche. The rescued skiers, wearing hel...More..

'Angel Of Death' Nurse Charged With 97 More Murders
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

'Angel Of Death' Nurse Charged With 97 More Murders

As a result of his confessions, investigators carried out toxicological exams on dozens of patients who had died at the hospitals during the periods Hoegel's worked there - the results of these exams have led t...More..

Aaditya Thackeray likely to be elevated at Shiv Sena meet today
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Aaditya Thackeray likely to be elevated at Shiv Sena meet today

In the recent past, Shiv Sena at many fronts had raised voice against the function of the current BJP-led government at the center and criticised various policies and the way the government has worked on to bri...More..

Puerto Rico to sell off crippled power utility PREPA
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Puerto Rico to sell off crippled power utility PREPA

He said the system operates "deficiently" and that the improved infrastructure would respond more "agilely" to natural disasters. Rossello said the process could take around 18 months. Puerto Rico was plunged i...More..

Senate vote scheduled for Monday to potentially end shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Senate vote scheduled for Monday to potentially end shutdown

House Speaker Paul Ryan told " Fox and Friends " Monday that if the Senate approved a temporary spending bill to reopen the government through February 8, the House would approve it, too. Marc Short, the Whi...More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Rand Paul says Dems spiked his immigration compromise to end shutdown

The two had had an ongoing dispute over yard maintenance. Audio of the 911 call placed by Sen. Minkler has said the charge is one "we take very seriously". "Everyone needs to remember, first and foremost, t...More..

Kerala 'Love Jihad' case: NIA can't probe Hadiya's marriage, rules SC
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Kerala 'Love Jihad' case: NIA can't probe Hadiya's marriage, rules SC

She is 24 years old", the SC said adding that the NIA can probe every other angle but her marriage . Born Akhila, Hadiya had converted to Islam and married Jahan while still studying. The bench said that t...More..

Blizzard dumps heavy snow from Rockies to Upper Midwest
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Blizzard dumps heavy snow from Rockies to Upper Midwest

The Weather Service said around an inch of snow is possible overnight as rain and snow showers become all snow after 11 p.m., with patchy fog before 3 a.m., patchy freezing fog after 3 a.m., a low around 28 and...More..

Thousand of Women march against President Trump policies in LA
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Thousand of Women march against President Trump policies in LA

The Chicago march saw its turnout exceed that of the 2017 march, with 300,000 people estimated to have attended Saturday's event - roughly 50,000 more than previous year. She said women in northern comm...More..

Dems align on plan to fund gov't, end shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Dems align on plan to fund gov't, end shutdown

The bill needed 60 votes to pass the procedural hurdle in the 100-member Senate, meaning Republicans - who have a one-seat majority - could not maneuver on their own. On CBS News' " Face the Nation ", Hou...More..

Saudi minister calls for extended co-operation
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Saudi minister calls for extended co-operation

Despite this, the rig count in 2017 and early this year remains much higher than in 2016, resulting in a 16 percent rise in USA production since mid-2016, to 9.75 million barrels per day. As a result, the oil m...More..

S. Korea to adopt real-name trading of cryptocurrencies amid rising speculation
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

S. Korea to adopt real-name trading of cryptocurrencies amid rising speculation

Korbit added that foreigners will not be allowed to deposit Korean won "at any domestic cryptocurrency exchanges" when the new system is implemented. When the banks introduce the system of verifying cryptoc...More..

Concerns Over President's Health, Many Say Trump's Weight is Fake News
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Concerns Over President's Health, Many Say Trump's Weight is Fake News

The fact that the report said Trump only gained a few pounds since entering the White House raised eyebrows, as some people close to him have speculated that Trump has put on more than that . But the Navy and ...More..

Foreign Staff Members From Kam Air Killed in Hotel Attack
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Foreign Staff Members From Kam Air Killed in Hotel Attack

It was initially reported that four gunmen had attacked the hotel. Afghan officials did not identify the foreigner killed in the attack. Forty Kam Air employees were at the Intercontinental Hotel Saturday n...More..

Trump signs bill reopening government after 69-hour shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Trump signs bill reopening government after 69-hour shutdown

The BBC says the shutdown , which began on the first anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration, casts doubt on whether the president will attend the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, w...More..

New Book: Bannon Told Ivanka,
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

New Book: Bannon Told Ivanka, "You're Just Another Staffer"

As the clock ticked down to an eventual government shutdown at midnight Saturday, Trump invited Schumer to the White House to hear him out. "She invoked a line that she often employed when Trump was exercised...More..

Three USA Gymnastics Board Members Resign Following Abuse Scandal
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Three USA Gymnastics Board Members Resign Following Abuse Scandal

Emma Miller, who said she was molested by former gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar , is still receiving appointment bills from Michigan State University. At his sentencing hearing, at least 80 victims have ...More..

Emerging economies: WEF ranks Pakistan better than India
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Emerging economies: WEF ranks Pakistan better than India

Though India's position dropped by two places compared to last year's rank (60) at the WEF's yearly index, the country still lies much below China (26) and Pakistan (47). The countries ranked better than In...More..

Anna Lezhneva Arathi before Pawan Kalyan going to 'Chalo re Chalo' yatra
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Anna Lezhneva Arathi before Pawan Kalyan going to 'Chalo re Chalo' yatra

The popular star offered prayers at a famous Hanuman temple at Kondagattu near Karimnagar in Telangana today to mark the beginning of his yatra. On the other hand, Pawan Kalyan is going to hold an importa...More..

Israelis Ecstatic, Palestinians Furious Over Pence's Knesset Speech
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Israelis Ecstatic, Palestinians Furious Over Pence's Knesset Speech

At the time, most U.S. officials thought it would take a few years to come up with plans to move the embassy. Pence did not meet with the Palestinian Authority because it is BOYCOTTING U.S. Previously, th...More..

Modi's oratory skills to be put to test at Davos
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Modi's oratory skills to be put to test at Davos

He is also hosting a large private dinner on the evening before the conference with CEOs from 60 worldwide companies, including Airbus, Hitachi, BAE Systems and IBM. "We offer market, we offer talent and we wou...More..

Turkey - stop the attacks on Afrin, Rojava!
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Turkey - stop the attacks on Afrin, Rojava!

Turkey started on Saturday a military offensive against Kurdish militia in Afrin , seen by Ankara as terrorists associated with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party. He described the largely Kurdish Syria...More..

Medals unlikely as 22 North Koreans head to Winter Olympics
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Medals unlikely as 22 North Koreans head to Winter Olympics

They were therefore handed one quota place while two male North Korean competitors were given places in the short track speed skating . They will be led into the stadium under the Korean unification flag, ca...More..

Daniel Sturridge reportedly tells Liverpool he favours loan move to Sevilla
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Daniel Sturridge reportedly tells Liverpool he favours loan move to Sevilla

But a deal is yet to be rubber stamped due to haggling between the clubs. The La Liga giants are yet to make such an offer but the 28-year-old has reportedly asked Liverpool to try and find a way to make th...More..

Aguero scores hat-trick as City beat Newcastle
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Aguero scores hat-trick as City beat Newcastle

Liverpool's relentless, energetic high pressing and sharp and decisive finishing exposed weaknesses in City's defence, but it would be a major surprise if Newcastle were to even attempt to replicate such an...More..