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23 February 2018
Tillerson says use of chemical weapons was factor in designating North Korea as state sponsor of terrorism
Madyara - 2 civilians killed, 5 injured after 20 shells by artillery targeted the neighborhoods of the town
In her letter of resignation to Pres Trump, who chose not to name her to another term, Yellen, 71, writes "I am gratified that the financial system is much stronger than a decade ago" She says she will do her "utmost to ensure a smooth transition" to her successor.
@lisamurkowski: I am proud to cosponsor the Fix NICS Act, a bipartisan bill that will enforce our federal criminal history reporting procedures and keep weapons from falling into dangerous hands. Thanks to @johncornyn for his leadership on this legislation.
More than 156,000 Puerto Ricans have moved to Florida since Hurricane Maria hit the island in September. That influx could swing the critical swing state to Democrats in 2018, 2020 and beyond.
Janet Yellen submits resignation as Member of the Federal Reserve Board, effective upon swearing-in of her successor as Fed Chair.
Mitch McConnell is reportedly set to deliver a memo to the White House that spells out ways the Alabama special election could be delayed, including by applying pressure to Gov. Kay Ivey.
Delay announcement: @PressSec will now appear at 15:00 EST.
Sputnik is now in FARA, with very little information listed
Hama 4th Division ops at Al Hamra - Abu Dali axis after seizing Qasr Al Ali, Hirdanah and Harran. SAA continues advancing at two directions, north in order to seize Shutayeb and Ruwayida towns (the first towns inside Idlib governorate) and from south in order to capture Belil
In Moldova talks about the "special status" for Transnistria in the near future
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 6.0 - 189km SE of Mata-Utu, Wallis and Futuna
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 6.2 - 163km SE of Mata-Utu, Wallis and Futuna
Trump declares North Korea a state sponsor of terror
@StateDept on re-designating DPRK as State Sponsor of Terrorism: the designation subjects DPRK to sanctions that penalize persons and countries engaging in certain trade with the DPRK, restrict U.S. foreign assistance, ban defense exports and sales
Two people and four entities, including two based in Germany, added under Iran sanctions regulations by @USTreasury.
In this photo released by The @WhiteHouse, two turkeys set to be pardoned by President @realDonaldTrump are shown in a Washington hotel.
Department of State:[email protected]: Today, the United States is designating North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism.
3 month ago
The spokesman for the Supreme Commission for the Syrian negotiations Riad Na'san Agha resigned
Secretary Tillerson, asked about morale and worries of @StateDept weakening, replies: "The redesign is going to address all of that. And this department is performing extraordinarily well, and I take exception to anyone who characterizes otherwise. It’s just not true."
[email protected]: "We're going to have the wall. It's part of what we're doing. We need it."
Conway: [Democratic nominee] Doug Jones is a doctrinaire liberal, which is why he is not saying anything and why the media are trying to boost him. Fox News host: So, vote Roy Moore? Conway: I'm telling you that we want the votes in the Senate to get this tax bill through.
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: I strongly support this decision, which is an important step in holding North Korea accountable for its wide range of destabilizing activities.
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 77km E of Tadine, New Caledonia
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 87km E of Tadine, New Caledonia
AG Sessions announces $98 million in grant funding to hire "community policing officers." Applicants received extra points for "certifying their willingness to cooperate with federal immigration authorities within their detention facilities."
[email protected]: "We'll be working on health care, infrastructure and welfare reform That'll all take place right after taxes."
RosGidroMet confirmed extreme radioactive pollution at South Urals with Ru-106
For the first time, U.S. Air Force F22A Raptors operated in Afghanistan, principally because of their ability to mitigate civilian casualties and inadvertent damage by employing small diameter bombs during U.S. airstrikes.3 month ago
"For the first time, U.S. Air Force F22A Raptors operated in Afghanistan, principally because of their ability to mitigate civilian casualties and inadvertent damage by employing small diameter bombs during U.S. airstrikes."
Kenya: Intelligence report suggests that Kenyan Al-Shabaab leader Ahmed Iman is likely to leave the terrorist organisation
3 month ago
Deputy Secretary Sullivan: Fighting corruption and ensuring free and fair elections will make Government of Nigeria more accountable to its people and better equipped to secure its citizens and keep its economy growing.
3 month ago
Deputy Secretary Sullivan announced today that through @USAID the US will contribute an additional $45.5 million to support stabilization and early recovery efforts to help those who have been affected by violence in the Northeast begin to rebuild their lives.
Expecting no votes from Democrats for the tax cut bill, Pres says "it will be up to the Republicans to come through for America." Says he'll be "right in the middle of it," to enact a bill "that will be spectacular for growth and spectacular for the people of this country."
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Deputy Secretary Sullivan: As we consider the deadly enemies facing the Nigerian people – including Boko Haram and ISIS-West Africa – the United States is Nigeria’s partner in this fight. We are committed to helping the Nigerian people provide their own security.
US Department of State: As Deputy Secretary Sullivan made clear in Abuja today, the U.S.-Nigeria relationship is broad and deep, and we are committed to expanding our cooperation as we look to the future.  USNigeriaBNC3 month ago
US Department of State: As Deputy Secretary Sullivan made clear in Abuja today, the U.S.-Nigeria relationship is broad and deep, and we are committed to expanding our cooperation as we look to the future. USNigeriaBNC
"We're going to give the American people a huge tax cut for Christmas," said Pres Trump, voicing confidence that Congress will enact the tax cut bill he wants. "Hopefully, that will be a great big, beautiful Christmas present," he said, in opening remarks at Cabinet meeting.
[email protected] on tax reform: "We will come up with a bill that will be spectacular for growth and spectacular for the people of this country."
[email protected]: "The North Korean government must be lawful, it must end its unlawful nuclear ballistic missile development."
3 month ago
[email protected]: "I want to wish the American people a truly happy and blessed Thanksgiving, especially to our brave men and women serving in our military."
H.R. McMaster reportedly called the president an “idiot” and a “dope” with the intelligence of a “kindergartner.”
3 month ago
[email protected]: "We'll be submitting plans on healthcare, plans on infrastructure and plans on welfare reform soon after taxes."
President Trump ignores questions about whether he believes Roy Moore's accusers ahead of Cabinet meeting.
3 month ago
[email protected]: "We're looking very strongly at welfare reform and that will all take place right after taxes."
3 month ago
[email protected]: "Our tax plan will bring urgent relief to hardworking families."
Poland orders thousands Warmate “suicide drones”
Pres Trump leaned back, folded his arms and again declined to answer any questions about US Senate candidate Roy Moore and the accusations against him.
President Trump says "desperately needed" welfare reform effort will follow push on taxes. "We're looking very strongly at welfare reform."
3 month ago
[email protected]: "The treasury department will be announcing an additional sanction and a very large one on North Korea."
Pres Trump says North Korea supports acts of international terrorism - including assassinations on foreign soil. He recalls the brutal treatment given Otto Warmbier, a 22-year old American held 17-months by North Korea who died shortly after his release in June.
3 month ago
[email protected]: "Today the United States is designating North Korea as a state sponsor of militants."
3 month ago
[email protected]: "We've made clear to all countries that we cannot continue to be treated unfairly when it comes to trade."
DPRK a "murderous government" and "the highest level of sanctions" to be imposed on North Korea, says @POTUS.
3 month ago
[email protected]: "We've just come up with the best job performance in over 17 years."
[email protected]: "We're going to also put a lot of people that have not been able to find jobs, we're going to put them back to work."
But still no word from the White House on how much $$ they want Congress to make available for public health emergency declaration which has just $57,000 in the fund at the moment.
"It should have happened years ago," says @POTUS announcing DPRK now back on the list, noting North Korea's assassinations on "foreign soil."
President also used Cabinet remarks to decry the attack that killed a US border agent and wounded another. Reaffirmed his commitment to building a wall along the border with Mexico.
"It's not fair to our companies and it's not fair to our workers" says @POTUS of the the almost $800 billion trade deficit with other countries.
3 month ago
[email protected]: "People are respecting our country again."
Deals generated during his Asia trip could reach over $1 trillion in the "very near future," says @POTUS at start of Cabinet meeting, including expansion of Japanese auto plants.
Joint meeting of India’s Permenant Representative Syed Akbaruddin and UK’s envoy with UNGA and UNSC Presidents in few minutes from now amidst stalemate over ICJ elections. Meeting to find a way to end this deadlock between India and UK
Spanish government blames Catalan separatists for Barcelona losing race to be new EMA home city
Tusk: Meeting with President Touadera. Confirmed EU’s commitment to supporting the Central African Republic and agreed on importance of justice and reconciliation
At start of Cabinet Meeting, Pres Trump announces designation of North Korea as state sponsor of terrorism. Joins Iran, Sudan and Syria as nations so designated by US.
U.S. President Donald Trump has announced his intent to declare North Korea a state sponsor of terror
18 people are detained in relation to Beijing apartment building fire causing 19 deaths
3 month ago
The OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Alexander Hug met with Mr Plotnitskiy in Luhansk city today
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German chancellor Angela Merkel has said she would run again as a candidate in the event of fresh elections in the country and will not be "dependent" on support from the far-right AFD party
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: A tax cut of $1,182 for the typical American household can go a long way towards providing peace of mind and financial stability.
3 month ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she's ready to lead the centre-right CDU party in case of new election
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At the meeting Putin discussed preparations for the Congress of the Syrian National Dialogue
Nasrallah asks Saudi Arabia and allies - what did you do to fight ISIL, name one battle
Sec. of State Rex Tillerson releases statement on Transgender Day of Remembrance, honoring "the memory of the many transgender individuals who have lost their lives to acts of violence."
Reported U.S. drone struck an AQAP training camp in the Yakla area, northwest al Bayda central Yemen according to local news sources
The American Conservative Union and 2 other groups were fined $350,000 by the FEC after it found the ACU served as a conduit to illegally pass a $1,710,000 contribution from an LLC to a super PAC. @CREWcrew filed the complaint.
3 month ago
Moscow condemns the last attack against the Russian Embassy in Damascus
Turkish national post directorate PTT will opens a branch in El-Bab
3 month ago
Hezbollah says ready to pull forces from Iraq after IS defeat
Nebraska panel approves alternative Keystone XL route, removes last regulatory hurdle to $8 billion oil pipeline project.
3 month ago
Large operation ongoing in Istanbul
Bhubaneswar: The Dalai Lama met Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, earlier today. On a question about Doklam, Dalai Lama said, 'if you look at things with common sense there is no other way than living peacefully and helping each other.'
A Zanu-PF statement says Robert Mugabe has been informed of his removal as leader of the party and has ordered the chief whip to proceed with the president's impeachment
[email protected]_ on tax reform: "If we don't get this bill done, there will be repercussions at the ballot box in 2018."
HMS Somerset shadowed a Russian naval destroyer through the Moray Firth this weekend
[email protected]_: "@HillaryClinton is still fighting a battle from a year ago in what was probably the worst election loss in modern times."
3 month ago
An Afghan delegation is expected to hold talks with Taliban commanders in the next few days
Stockholm not through to the next round of voting for which European city gets the European Medicines Agency post-Brexit
[email protected] revises national cost of opioid crisis. Says it was $504-billion in 2015, or 2.8% of GDP. CEA says that's over six times larger than the most recently estimated economic cost of the epidemic.
3 month ago
Fighting between army and militia kills six people, including two soldiers in Democratic Republic of Congo
Another earthquake hit Sulaymaniyah
East Ghouta: for a 7th straight day, SyAF carried out intense airstrikes on Harasta and surrounding areas.
"War is a contest of wills" per @ResoluteSupport Commander Gen John Nicholson "From 2011 to 2016 we telegraphed to the enemy that we were leavingdrew down our forces steadily. I'd say too far and too fast"
Pentagon: New counter-narcotics plan in Afghanistan involves B-52 bombers to attack Taliban revenue
Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe summons cabinet for a meeting on Tuesday at his State House offices, the same day ruling party members plan to impeach him
The third field Army forces managed to eliminate one of the leaders of the terrorist elements in central Sinai, seizure of 18 other individuals and a quantity of weapons and ammunition, as well as the destruction of a number of dens of large quantities of fuel and rations, (3) motorcycle related to the terrorist elements
Afghan CEO Abdullah tells UN General Assembly that govt is committed to bringing reforms to electoral process and to holding parliamentary elections next year and presidential elections in 2019
EU27 deciding who gets to rehouse two key EU agencies after Brexit, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the European Banking Authority (EBA). Germany has two cities in the running - Bonn and Frankfurt
Addressing the UN General Assembly Afghan CEO Abdullah said efforts in improving rule of law continues and that tackling the drug problem in the country needs a more focused approach
Jordan's King Abdullah is traveling to Washington next week, so far only slated to meet Vice President Pence
A man was injured and tied up during a home invasion in Queens Sunday morning. The incident began around 4 a.m. when a 27-year-old man was arriving home in the vicinity of 149th Avenue and Hook Creek Boulevard in Rosedale.3 month ago
A man was injured and tied up during a home invasion in Queens Sunday morning. The incident began around 4 a.m. when a 27-year-old man was arriving home in the vicinity of 149th Avenue and Hook Creek Boulevard in Rosedale.
Afghan CEO Abdullah also mentioned the successful RECCA summit last week and discussed the 3 major developments in the region affecting Afghanistan including Lapis Lazuli Corridor, CASA-1000 and TAPI projects. Says these mega projects hold the answer to propelling the country to prosperity
Afghan CEO Abdullah says fostering good relations with neighboring countries, especially Pakistan; says Afghanistan has taken concrete steps to implement reform agenda and domestic revenue has increased. Steady progress also being made in domestic infrastructure projects, he says
Distraught family members of two people killed in a shooting arrive on the scene
Firefighters were alerted to a warehouse fire after an employee found smoke pouring from the building. The Fort Wayne Fire Department said an employee arrived to work at Heavy Duty Manufacturing early Monday morning to find smoke pouring from the building. When fire crews arrived, they found a fire in the warehouse area of the building. The sprinkler system was holding the fire partially in check.
St. Matthews: police are investigating a deadly shooting on the 500 block of Quails Run. The shooting happened before 9 p.m. Sunday at Mall Gate Apartments. Police said Matthew Upton, 26, was found shot in the chest and was rushed to University Hospital where he died
3 month ago
Former Cowboys WR Terry Glenn killed after crash in Irving
3 month ago
Russia will form position on OPEC deal by Vienna meeting - Novak
Afghan CEO Abdullah tells UN General Assembly that the resolution adopted reaffirms the international community's support to Afghanistan
Macron and Trump discuss Lebanon Syria during phone call; “Both presidents agreed on the need to work with allies to counter Hezbollah's and Iran’s destabilizing activities in region”
Afghan CEO Abdullah says national security forces have successfully thwarted a number of attacks by terror groups to capture major towns and cities
Kutztown: An investigation is underway after an apparent domestic dispute left a woman dead and a man injured in Kutztown, Berks County. It happened around 3 p.m. Sunday the 500 block of Main Street.
Abdullah says at the UN General Assembly that Afghanistan has regained its status as a responsible member of the international community
Afghan Chief Executive Officer Abdullah addresses the UN General Assembly's session on the situation in Afghanistan, which adopted its annual resolution on Afghanistan which will help work towards a peaceful environment
A Baxter County man died in a one-vehicle crash over the weekend. According to Arkansas State Police, 39-year-old Casey Jones of Mountain Home was driving a 2006 Toyota Corolla south on Highway 126 in Baxter County Saturday.
Chattanooga: firefighters responding to a semi fire call on I-24 Monday found more than just a fire, they found elephants on the side of the road
Police say they're not sure if this was a deadly stabbing or shooting. Right now, they're working on removing the body at the scene. Police are still searching for the suspect
3 month ago
Commander of US troops in Afghanistan, Gen. Nicholson, says a US F-22 and Afghan A-29s also participated in airstrikes
Quezon City woman dies in tour to see Whang-od in Kalinga
Lincoln: Authorities are searching for a stolen firearm that was taken from a vehicle in Lincoln. The victim said he left his AR-15 on the back seat of his vehicle on Nov. 18, and on the next day, he reported it stolen. He told police the AR-15 and two fully-loaded 30 round magazines were taken.
At least 3 dead after air ambulance helicopter crashes in Arkansas3 month ago
At least 3 dead after air ambulance helicopter crashes in Arkansas
The National Security Sector of the Ministry of the Interior managed to seize large quantities of raw materials used in the manufacture of explosives in a residential apartment in the city of October 6, and found that the owner of the apartment embraces terrorist thought
3 senators support Duterte plan to tag NPA as terrorist group
Driver suffers minor injuries in rollover crash on I-70 in Clark County:
Syria Civil Defense retrieved 5 dead (4 children and 1 woman) from under the rubble after 11 IRAMs missiles targeted Kafr Batna town Eastern Damascus countryside
3 month ago
Chicago, Illinois shooting at 5000 W Fulton St: 2 injured
Zimbabwe ruling party official: Impeaching Mugabe should take just 2 days, starting Tuesday
3 month ago
Crown Prosecution Service tells "..hearing on 4 Dec in VijayMallya extradition case is likely to last 8 days. The judge may make a decision at the conclusion of hearing. Following judgement both sides can apply to the High Court for permission to appeal."
Amsterdam, NY: FD pours a lot of water on house being renovated on Guy Park Ave. near St. Mary’s Hospital this morning
3 month ago
Qatari Foreign Minister: we are not responsible for the tensions with Egypt
Logan: A man is in serious condition after he was hit twice by two different cars while walking along a road.
Police are investigating a burned vehicle and conducting a death investigation at a Trussville home. Firefighters responded to a car fire in front a house on Smith Simms Road at Mountain Ridge Road around 6:20 a.m. One of the home's three residents then discovered the body of another resident, a man in his early 60s, in the back bedroom
A former cop plead guilty to stalking other detectives. According to court papers, thirty-six-year-old Joshua Olson, sent text messages to the wife of a Minnesota BCA agent, saying the family was being watched and threatened to murder the agent.
Muslims participated in the last rites of a Kashmiri Pandit in Ganderbal on Sunday3 month ago
Muslims participated in the last rites of a Kashmiri Pandit in Ganderbal on Sunday
Mugabe's party plans to begin impeachment process Tuesday: MP says
Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), London tells, Prison conditions (in India) is an issue raised by VijayMallya. He is claiming that it would violate his Article 3 ECHR rights (inhumane conditions). That view is contested and it will be for the court to decide.3 month ago
Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), London tells, "Prison conditions (in India) is an issue raised by VijayMallya. He is claiming that it would violate his Article 3 ECHR rights (inhumane conditions). That view is contested and it will be for the court to decide."
Goffstown: shooting death victim identified by authorities as Manchester teen.
3 month ago
Panama’s switch from Taipei to Beijing could be a model for others, president says
Raytown: One person has non life-threatening injuries following a shooting in Raytown Monday morning. Police say it was around 2 a.m. when officers were dispatched to the area of Cedar Avenue and East 79th Street upon reports of gunshots
Colleton County: Sheriff's Office is looking for answers after a homicide last Friday. 49-year-old Gary Dale Hickman was pronounced dead at the scene after he was found unconscious and unresponsive according to CCSO spokesman Tyger Benton
3 month ago
After collapse of Germany's coalition talks, President Steinmeier reminds political parties of their responsibility to voters to form a government
Philippine chief justice warns of threat to democracy
St Charles: Police in St. Charles County are investigating after two people were shot during a home invasion Sunday night. Around 10 p.m., two men showed up in the 3400 block of St. Daphne Drive to make a reported drug transaction. According to a witness, an unknown armed suspect forced their way into the home
Chicago: Six people were taken into custody Sunday night when a police pursuit of a stolen vehicle ended in a crash with a squad car in the South Side Calumet Heights neighborhood.
A second woman has accused Al Franken of sexual misconduct — this time when he was a senator in 2010.
Sandy: A homicide investigation is underway in Sandy after a man was found dead in front of a home, police say. It happened at 1330 East and 8055 South3 month ago
Sandy: A homicide investigation is underway in Sandy after a man was found dead in front of a home, police say. It happened at 1330 East and 8055 South
German President Steinmeier says parties must make coalition possible3 month ago
German President Steinmeier says parties must make coalition possible
Kellyanne Conway seemed to voice her support for Roy Moore this morning on Fox and Friends.
Vicksburg: A 51-year-old inmate collapsed and died Sunday at the Warren County Jail, authorities said. Inmates used the jail’s intercom system to alert guards that Tommy Dodd Hall appeared to be unconscious in his cell, Sheriff Martin Pace said.
Police looking for four people in Middletown shooting
West Midlands Police says detectives investigating the murder of 56-year-old Anthony Nicholls who died after an industrial firework was ignited in his Tile Cross home have arrested two more people
UN Security Council session on peace efforts in the Middle East
Missing Argentina sub reported breakdown in final communication: navy
North Korean foreign minister heads to Cuba
Barton: Derby police are looking for a male and female suspect they say forced their way into a home in Barton Village at 7 p.m on Sunday. The white male suspect has been identified as having longer than average dark hair, unshaved dark facial hair, and wearing a black hooded winter coat and black winter hat with a small white emblem or tag.3 month ago
Barton: Derby police are looking for a male and female suspect they say forced their way into a home in Barton Village at 7 p.m on Sunday. The white male suspect has been identified as having longer than average dark hair, unshaved dark facial hair, and wearing a black hooded winter coat and black winter hat with a small white emblem or tag.
3 month ago
Merkel tells CDU heads new vote must be avoided - party official
Newly appointed Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon Walid Yaacoub landed in Lebanon. Pictured here with Hariri in Saudi Arabia
3 month ago
The German president warns of a situation not seen in decades after failed coalition talks
Fire incident in the middle of Edsa northbound near Buendia, Makati
3 month ago
Ukraine MFA send note to Russia cause of illegal visit of Putin to Crimea
San Jose: A 21-year-old man died and a suspect was taken into custody following a stabbing near a country club in San Jose late Sunday, according to the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Department. The stabbing occurred around 11:30 p.m. along the 5400 block of Fairway Drive, which is located near the San Jose Country Club
Activists stage a flash protest in Pittsburgh saying "No more" to fossil fuels.
[email protected] on child tax credit: “We need to reward work.”
3 month ago
Eagle: A 24-year-old Boise woman died early Saturday morning after she was hit by a pickup truck while crossing Eagle Road
One man was arrested Monday morning after his SUV hit a retaining wall outside a Council Bluffs home. Police said Joseph Hrbeck, 30, tried to run from the crash on Glen Avenue around 2:30 a.m., but was arrested nearby. Paramedics took him to the hospital with minor injuries.
[email protected] on @foxandfriends: One of the most important things we have to confront in tax reform is: What are we going to do for the working people in this country?
The deadline for President Mugabe to resign has passed. Now the Zanu-PF party says it will start impeachment proceedings
@marcorubio on @foxandfriends: “We have to stand by our principles of limited government and free enterprise and a strong national defense.”
St Louis: Firefighters in the Metro East are on the scene of a massive fire Monday morning. Firefighters were called to the 2600 block of Louisiana Boulevard around 7 a.m. after the building caught fire. While Skyzoom4 was over the fire, the power lines appeared to also catch fire.
3 month ago
Renault formally announces entry into Pakistani Market and seeks to establish a manufacturing and assembly plant near Karachi
Concord: Police are investigating a suspicious death at hotel Monday morning. Around 10:25 p.m.Sunday, officers responded to the Best Western Heritage Inn on the 4600 block of Clayton Rd., according to Concord Police.
3 month ago
#Iran exports to #Qatar up 117%
A man wanted in connection with an indecent assault in the city's North End last week is due in court Monday. Isaiah Brown, 26, of Randolph, was is facing charges in connection with the incident that happened early Friday morning near Hanover Street.
3 month ago
In order to address the issue of the implementation of the Minsk agreements as well as the impediments to SMM’s work, Alexander Hug will be meeting with Mr Plotnitskiy today in Luhansk city
3 month ago
After coalition talks collapse in Germany, co-leader of the far-right @AfD, Alice Weidel, says "Merkel is finished." "We're looking forward to potential snap elections," Weidel said. The AfD entered Germany's parliament for the first time in September with 12.6% of the vote
3 month ago
Germany's SPD leader says to meet German President Steinmeier on Wednesday, Merkel has not yet contacted him
3 month ago
Leader of Germany's Social Democrats @MartinSchulz, reaffirms that SPD are against forming a Grand Coalition with Merkel's CDU and the CSU. Instead, they favor snap elections. "We need a government that is able to act," says Schulz
Injured Singaporean train captain to be warded at Changi General Hospital tonight: SMRT
3 month ago
NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg is meeting EU Commission President @JunckerEU and @eucopresident Donald Tusk tomorrow, 21 November 2017
3 month ago
Pakistan cannot afford unrest: Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 36km SSW of Shizunai, Japan
Intensive flight of warplanes in the skies of the south of the city of Arish a little while ago.
After closely monitoring ISIS the SAA Tiger Forces were able to storm and take control of one of the most important ISIS lairs in Deir Ez Zor countryside - Tiger Forces Stormed well fortified Tunnels and Caves at Salhiyah and Keshmah Areas - The Tunnels extended for 1 KM
3 month ago
Turkey is working on possible gas imports from the Middle East, Central Asia, the East Mediterranean and Africa
Lawrence: Troopers say a man and woman have died after being shot. The shootings happened late Sunday night-early Monday morning in the 6300 block of Yellow Creek Road in Louisa. Troopers say 911 received a call just after midnight from a woman who told them a man showed up to her house asking for help because he had been shot.3 month ago
Lawrence: Troopers say a man and woman have died after being shot. The shootings happened late Sunday night-early Monday morning in the 6300 block of Yellow Creek Road in Louisa. Troopers say 911 received a call just after midnight from a woman who told them a man showed up to her house asking for help because he had been shot.
Germany's Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz says voters should be able to evaluate the situation and not be afraid of new elections
Spokesman of the Navy: "the 7 detected signals do not correspond with the satellite phone of the San Juan submarine"
3 month ago
SPD leadership decides unanimously against new coalition with Merkel's CDU - some in the party disagree, but unlikely this will change much
Possible that the Chinese rocket force fired a new anti-ship missile missile yesterday at Bohai Bay3 month ago
Possible that the Chinese rocket force fired a new anti-ship missile missile yesterday at Bohai Bay
3 month ago
Merkel has left Berlin's Schloss Bellevue after informing President Steinmeier that she's unable to form a government. We'll know more about what was said behind closed doors and what the future holds for Germany after Steinmeier's statement at 1330 UTC
Spokane: Woman arrested for shooting boyfriend in the leg
NE. Hama: HTS set off a SVBIED targeting government forces trying to advance towards Shakhiter village.3 month ago
NE. Hama: HTS set off a SVBIED targeting government forces trying to advance towards Shakhiter village.
Oklahoma city: Dozens of car windows have been shot out on a one block stretch in northwest Oklahoma City. Police were called at 10 p.m. on Saturday night to N.W. 81st and McKinley. Neighbors said as many as 20 windows were shot out with a low-powered BB gun.
3 month ago
Germany's Social Democrats have rejected a new coalition with Angela Merkel conservatives; call for fresh elections.
3 month ago
U.S. envoy to Russia: visa consultations in consulates may resume soon - TASS
Iraqi Foreign Ministry responds to Arab League statement saying Iran and Hizballah support terrorism: Iran and Lebanese Hizballah are symbols of peace in the region.
Raleigh: police are investigating after a woman said she was robbed after her car was rear-ended and pinned against a tree Monday morning. The crash and robbery occurred just after 6 a.m. at Mars and Baugh streets, just off Capital Boulevard.
San Antonio: police responded to a call for a shooting on the city's Northwest Side early Monday morning. The shooting was reported just before 6 a.m. at an apartment complex in the 6600 block of Prue Road, located not far from Babcock Road.
3 month ago
Denison: Police in Denison are investigating after two children were shot late Sunday night. KXII reports that the shooting took place in the 1700 block of West Elm at about 11 p.m. One child was taken to the hospital via helicopter. The other was taken via ambulance.
3 month ago
In 5 years Samajwadi Party made 29.000 houses (for people under govt scheme) we made 11 lakh houses in 8 months of our govt: UP CM Yogi Adityanath in Gorakhpur
3 month ago
Erdogan's chief adviser asks Turkey to reconsider its presence in NATO
Chinese and US militaries concluded the joint drills on humanitarian relief and disaster rescue on Sunday in Portland, Oregon
Earlier, even when the Mayor was from BJP work environment was not conducive under SP and BSP, they used development funds as per their own wishes: UP CM Yogi Adityanath in Gorakhpur
Weapons and ammo seized by @guardiacivil in Roquetas de Mar
3 month ago
Resolute Support commander General Nicholson says strikes against drug operations will continue as Taliban controls the sector. He says this will not only involve military operations but will also include law enforcement and that this has been planned for some time
3 month ago
North Korean women suffer discrimination, rape, malnutrition: U.N.
3 month ago
Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party says in its motion to impeach Robert Mugabe that he is responsible for "unprecedented economic tailspin" in the past 15 years and he "has shown disrespect for the rule of law"
China says Myanmar, Bangladesh back Rohingya crisis plan3 month ago
China says Myanmar, Bangladesh back Rohingya crisis plan
3 month ago
Visa consultations in US consulates in Russia could be resumed in near future - TASS cites US ambassador to Russia
[email protected] on anthem protests: "We have saying in our house take a knee for the lord and stand for the flag."
Police say at least one person is in custody after a gun was shot inside of an apartment early Monday morning in Alexandria. Alexandria Police say this happened at an apartment in the 800 block of N Van Dorn Street. Officials say the victim who lives in the apartment was not hurt.
Tribal sources: A drone carried out an air raid yesterday on an unknown target near the village of Al-Barth south of Rafah. Sinai
3 month ago
Resolute Support commander General Nicholson says however that there is no sign of Daesh fighters from Syria or Iraq migrating to Afghanistan
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Resolute Support commander General Nicholson states Daesh remains the number one target in Afghanistan and that this group is completely rejected by the Afghan people. "Hunting down and killing their leaders will not stop" but Daesh continues an aggressive recruiting program
President Aoun: Israeli targeting of Lebanon continues.
Israeli military forces entering Kufr Aqab to inspect houses threatened by demolition.3 month ago
Israeli military forces entering Kufr Aqab to inspect houses threatened by demolition.
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Resolute Support commander General Nicholson said US-Forces and NATO are doing everything possible to avoid civilian casualties during their operations
Lebanon President Aoun says Israeli targeting of Lebanon continues, Lebanon have the right to resist and foil its plans by 'all available means'
[email protected] on tax reform: "This is not about giving the president a win, that's silly, he's the president, he won This is about people winning."
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TRT World journalists detained in Myanmar make a brief appearance in court after being sentenced to two months in jail
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Resolute Support commander General Nicholson says a B-52 was also used on another compound which completely leveled the drug lab
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Resolute Support commander General Nicholson says for the first time an F-22 fighter jet was used in combat in Afghanistan. This he said was used during Sunday night's raid on drug production facilities in Helmand
[email protected] on tax reform: "We hope petty, partisan politics will not get in the way."
Suspect carrying explosives held in Faizabad
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Resolute Support commander General Nicholson again calls on Taliban to lay down their arms, join the peace process and rejoin society
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Resolute Support commander General Nicholson says they will continue attacking drug trafficking organizations and tells Afghans they will not only stand by the country in fight against terrorism but will also stand by them in fight against drugs
San Antonio: Fire at home on Riverdale Drive on SA's West Side
Iraqi government transports 300 ISIS family members captured in Mosul to Baghdad in preparation for returning them to countries of origin.
Springfield: A driver died Sunday after he crashed into a medical office building in Springfield during a police chase, authorities said. Authorities said the driver got into an argument around 4 p.m. Sunday with a Union police officer during a traffic stop.
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Resolute Support commander General Nicholson says just like terrorism, heroin is a global problem Afghanistan. He said they are not striking farmers but targeting Taliban and made sure to avoid collateral damage. All precautions were taken ahead of Sunday's raid
Tulsa: Possible house fire off 31st and Peoria3 month ago
Tulsa: Possible house fire off 31st and Peoria
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Resolute Support commander General Nicholson says if Taliban does not come to the peace talks tables the security forces and coalition will continue to fight them
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Resolute Support commander General Nicholson says Afghanistan deserves security and lasting peace. He says combined operations against drug facilities in Helmand on Sunday was successful. Says Taliban has increasingly become a criminal organization
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel has arrived at Berlin's Schloss Bellevue to inform President Frank-Walter Steinmeier that she's unable to form a government. Alternatives include a Grand Coalition, a minority government or new elections:
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Resolute Support commander General Nicholson commends Afghan security forces for their bravery and for the sacrifices they are making
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Resolute Support commander General Nicholson says the fight against terrorism is the most important fight in the world and that RS and NATO are committed to fighting the war in Afghanistan
Iran says Arab League resolution that accuses Iran of "aggression against Arab states" useless "solution to region problems is to stop following policies of Israel"
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[email protected]: Under President Trump unemployment rate will drop below 4%. Analysts predict economic boom for 2018! @foxandfriends and @Varneyco
Algeria has seized 9,000 rounds in Tébessa, on the border with Tunisia
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Resolute Support commander General Nicholson addresses press conference and confirm's Sunday night's raids on drug laboratories in Helmand
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Afghan army chief of staff Yaftali says Afghan and US-forces' air raids have had a major impact on winning the war; says anti-drug police carried out 2,343 operations in 2017 and that US air raids will continue on Taliban targets in winter
Iran Foreign Ministry: Saudi has to withdraw its troops from Bahrain
Pakistan PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi says first LNG cargo for new import terminal due on November 24
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Afghan army chief of staff Yaftali says Taliban financing itself through drug money and poppy cultivation in Taliban strongholds but that joint operations will also target Taliban's drug business
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Taxi driver Endris Mohammed who murdered his two young children by smothering them at their home has been jailed for at least 33 years
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Afghan and US military officials hold press conference on joint military operations. Afghan army chief of staff Gen. Yaftali says ANDSF has increased air raids on Taliban and army continues offensive and that special forces have been boosted, Taliban cant tolerate our pressure
Cyprus' President Nicos Anastasiades conferred on President Sisi, the Grand Collar of the Order of Makarios III, the highest civilian award of the Republic of Cyprus3 month ago
Cyprus' President Nicos Anastasiades conferred on President Sisi, the Grand Collar of the Order of Makarios III, the highest civilian award of the Republic of Cyprus
Myanmar: EU and Germany see positive signals amid Rohingya crisis3 month ago
Myanmar: EU and Germany see positive signals amid Rohingya crisis
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Ankara alleges the case against Iran-born Turkish citizen Reza Zarrab is based on fabricated documents, and has opened an investigation into former US Attorney Preet Bharara and acting US Attorney John H Kim
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Turkish govt spokesman Bekir Bozdag says the US case against Reza Zarrab is aimed at harming economic relations between Turkey, Iran, Russia
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Belarus KGB confirmed detention of Pavlo Sharoiko on suspicion of espionage. Also declared Ihor Skvortsov, aide of Ukraine Amb. in Belarus persona non grata
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US Zarrab case is plot against Turkey: Deputy PM
McMinnville woman dies in Saturday afternoon fire. Firefighters respond to two house fires in 90-minute span
U.S. marine accused of drunk driving after Japanese man dies in crash
Iraq: Hashd al-Shaabi deny withdrawal from Zummar, Rabia
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Italian FA president Tavecchio resigned
China silent on Kim talks as Xi’s envoy leaves North Korea
Memphis: Three people were shot in Southeast overnight. Memphis Police said the incident took place in the 7300 block of Eggleston Rd. late Sunday night. Officers said three people were transported to Regional One at the time of the shooting. No suspect has been taken into custody at this time.
[email protected] on tax reform: "We're going to get it done before we're opening presents on Christmas."
Ex-Zambian leader Kaunda sent to convince Mugabe to go: source
Iran's Foreign Ministry: A considerable part of the regional crises are caused by the Saudi policies
Photo of a Brigade 33 ATGM crew, they used a Kornet shot yesterday to kill a group of 13 ISIS who had infiltrated Abdul Alwan village.
EU confident of 'stability and continuity' in Germany: spokesman
Zambian President Edgar Lungu sends former president Kenneth Kaunda to Harare to try to convince Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe to step down in a "dignified exit"
Arab League chief Ahmed Aboul Gheit said he explained to Lebanese President Michel Aoun the circumstances of the Arab League meeting held on Sunday
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[email protected]: Marshawn Lynch of the NFL’s Oakland Raiders stands for the Mexican Anthem and sits down to boos for our National Anthem. Great disrespect! Next time NFL should suspend him for remainder of season. Attendance and ratings way down.
Traffic situation along Edsa-Estrella (NB), as of 7:20 p.m. @MMDA reimplemented today the strict enforcement of the bus lane
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Gunbattle rages in South Kashmir. Exchange of fire in Sheer forest area of Tral. Security forces manage to eliminate Hizbul terrorist Adil Chopan. Operation continue
If I was interested in designation and authority; I shouldn't have stood before the MQM founder: @KamalPSP
Iranian Foreign Ministry: Riyadh must end the siege of Qatar and stop the pressure on Lebanon and Bahrain
Myanmar stands ready to join hands with China to speed up the development of the China-proposed Beltand Road Initiative: Myanmar President
Egyptian authorities decided to extend the opening of the Rafah crossing for two additional days to the passage of Palestinian passengers.
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Militant killed in Kashmir gunfight
Marrero: Deputies say one man was killed after a shooting in Marrero early Monday morning. According to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office, the shooting happened around 1:13 a.m. near the 5400 block of West Bank Expressway and Saddler Road.
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"We believe we were on a path where we could have reached an agreement," says German Chancellor Angela Merkel of the failed coalition talks
Thousands of people marched, danced and celebrated in Rio de Janeiro's gay pride parade, packing Copacabana Beach
European Union's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier says the EU is readying a "most ambitious" trade deal if the UK meets Brexit conditions
Police made an unexpected arrest Saturday while responding to a fire in a Pawtucket apartment building. While investigating an early morning fire at the corner of Bagley and Capital Streets, Pawtucket Police discovered that one of the buildings tenants, Zaida Barreto, 42, had outstanding warrants for her arrest.
24-year-old St. Petersburg man with a skateboard was struck and killed by a vehicle at 7 Sunday night on U.S. Highway 192 in Osceola County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Defense Minister has interpreted the rise in reports of sex abuse in the Bundeswehr as positive. Von der Leyen says it stems from the atmosphere of openness the army has tried to foster under her leadership3 month ago
Defense Minister has interpreted the rise in reports of sex abuse in the Bundeswehr as positive. Von der Leyen says it stems from the "atmosphere of openness" the army has tried to foster under her leadership
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Delhi High Court to hear plea seeking action against Farooq Abdullah over his alleged remarks on Pak-occupied Kashmir
A driver was arrested and a passenger hospitalized following a short vehicle chase and rollover crash overnight, San Antonio police said Monday. The rollover happened Sunday night near Hazel Street and South Zarzamora.
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Jammu man shocked on seeing his picture among dead militants
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An earthquake of magnitude 5.0 hit Myanmar-India border area near Manipur at 02:18 pm, today
Barnier: future of Europe is more important than Brexit
Classic Quetta airshow by Chinese Air Force
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Gunfight in Kashmir's Tral
Barnier: future partnership should not only be based on trade but also security and defence, in none of these fields will the EU wait for the UK we [EU] must continue to advance
Barnier: UK's reply to this will be very important because it will shape the discussion of future relationship also shape condition for ratification for that partnership in many national parliaments and EP
Barnier: we need to ensure a level playing field between UK and EU, this will not be easydoes UK want to stay close to European model or gradually move away from it?
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J&K: Militants fire upon search party of 42 RR and SOG Awantipora in Tral's Gulshanpora and escaped into the fores area. Area being cordoned off
The ruling parties of China and DPRK pledged to strengthen inter-party exchanges and coordination, and push forward relations between the two countries during a Chinese envoy's visit to Pyongyang
Military to assess Mindanao situation, security threats
Chinese envoy wraps up North Korea trip after meetings
Sources: Field II Army Commander Major General AH Khalid Majawar and a number of commanders of the army battalions and units in central Sinai inspected the Arish cement factory and the security measures to secure it and secure the roads around it.
Barnier: the legal consequence of Brexit is that UK financial providers lose their financial passport
Constitution of Iraq is not a menu from which to pick your favorite items, @PMBarzani says of Baghdad
KRG PM: Iraq's federal court issued today's opinion without hearing representative from Kurdistan Region.
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Vijay Mallya appeared in London's Westminster Court today. Mallya's side argued that he fears for his life in India, now prosecution is preparing a submission by the Indian government outlining the security measures that will be in place for him
Barnier: the EU does not want to punish the UK, it simply was the logical consequences of the UK wanting to take back control Brexit means Brexit everywhere
Barnier: The same people who argue for setting the UK free also argue for remaining in some EU agencies but freedom implies responsibility for building new UK adminsitrative capacity
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German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier due to give a statement in Berlin at 2:30 p.m. local time (1330 UTC) after coalition talks collapse around Merkel
KRG PM: Iraq should implement whole constitution articles.
Barnier: What is unclear is what rules will apply in Northern Ireland after Brexit, I expect the UK as co-gurantors of Good Friday Agreement to come up with proposals
"I expect the UK to come forward with proposals on Northern Ireland," says @MichelBarnier. "Those who wanted Brexit must offer solutions."
Pakistan Air Force and Air Force of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army take part in a beautiful aerobatic show at Samungli Airbase Quetta today
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Dorset Police says two men aged 19 and 49 and a 71-year-old woman who were arrested in connection with the disappearance of 19-year-old Gaia Pope have been released from investigation without further action
Barnier: First we need to agree on UK's orderly withdrawal, we owe settling accounts accuratley to taxpayers. On island of Ireland we need to preserve stability and avoid hard border
Barzani: Our efforts continue to launch dialogue with Baghdad to resolve disputes peacefully.
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2 top North Korean military officers punished: Seoul
"The no deal is not our scenario, even though we will be ready for it," says @MichelBarnier on Brexit
[email protected]: "Brexit could prove to be a turning point in the European project." 2016 "could become the moment when the EU realised it will have to stand up for itself."
Kurdish @PMBarzani issues presser following Iraqi federal court ruling on Kurdistan’s referendum as ‘unconstitutional.’
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 71km W of Tobelo, Indonesia
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South Korea fails to meet obligations of military intelligence sharing deal with Japan
China protests over Indian president’s trip to contested border area
German Foreign Minister and former Social Democrats leader @SigmarGabriel has ruled out taking on a prominent role should there be snap elections in Germany. "I'm out and that's where I'll stay," Gabriel said on the sidelines of the ASEM meeting in Myanmar
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ATO spox: In total, Russia-backed militants committed 26 ceasefire violations in eastern Ukraine yesterday, wounding one Ukrainian serviceman.
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ATO spox: Donetsk sector – militants conducted 9 attacks in 7 different localities, used small arms, light weapons, and 82mm and 120mm mortars.
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China's special envoy to North Korea returns to Beijing
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ATO spox: Luhansk sector – Russian proxies committed 17 ceasefire violations in areas around 12 inhabited localities, used 152mm artillery, 82mm and 120mm mortars, a tank, and IFV.
Renault, Al-Futtaim say sign assembly deal for Pakistan
Columbia, Missouri: police are investigating a home invasion that happened at Mizzou fraternity Saturday night. Police say 3 men stormed the Delta Kappa Epsilon annex. One of the suspects used a weapon to strike person in the home on Providence.
China's special envoy Song Tao ended visit to Pyongyang on Mon after meeting and discussing outcome of CPC’s 19th National Congress with officials of DPRK’s ruling party
Iraq Supreme Court: The defendants, KRG Prez, Kirkuk governor and Kirkuk Council head must pay the expenses of the claimants and a fine
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Death toll from Pakistan’s road accident could rise as three injured are in critical condition, police say
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German Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks (SPD) says she was surprised at FDP's decision to pull out of coalition talks, but that there would have been choas in the anticipated 'Jamaica' coalition
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2 suspected PKK militants were killed in Hatay
Kennett: Investigators in Kennett, Missouri are asking for the public’s help finding a man they consider armed and dangerous. Johnny Lee "Shawn" Phillips, 39, is known to frequent the Steele, Missouri, Gosnell and Blytheville, Arkansas areas, according to police
UN envoy to Afghanistan Tadamichi Yamamoto met with Iran Foreign Minister @JZarif in Tehran today to talk about the importance of regional engagement and international support for Afghanistan
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police say one person was shot in west Charlotte Sunday night. Medic responded to a call in the 1900 block of Weststone Drive. The person shot was transported to CMC Main with life-threatening injuries.
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Attack of Kurdish forces on Turkish forces security checkpoint in Idlib
Macron concerned over Germany's failed coalition talks. French President @EmmanuelMacron has spoken with Merkel after four weeks of coalition talks collapsed late on Sunday. He told reporters in Paris that it's not in France's interests for German coalition talks to stall
Russian Mindef: Mi-28UB helicopters to Tver' region
Houston: A man was found shot to death in the median at Cook and Beechnut in SW Houston. Homicide looking for witnesses. Fox26News3 month ago
Houston: A man was found shot to death in the median at Cook and Beechnut in SW Houston. Homicide looking for witnesses. Fox26News
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 87km E of Tadine, New Caledonia
Chief whip of Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF party says its MPs will meet at party headquarters later today to discuss President Robert Mugabe's impeachment
At last two soldiers were killed when Alshabaab fighters ambushed a vehicle carrying govt troops near Bal'ad district
Highly pathogenic avian flu found in wild bird dropping in southern South Korea
Noon deadline for Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe to step down passes, no word on his fate
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Chinese premier Li Keqiang will visit Hungary, attend Shanghai Cooperation Organization meeting in Russia from November 26 to December 2
Marawi rehab will not take away from ‘Yolanda’ aid, Philippines Department of Social Welfare and Development chief assures
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Wounded North Korean soldier breathes spontaneously on own: officials
Shooting in Dnipro city: 4 wounded
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Turkey: 51 dismissed teachers arrested over suspected links to FETO, police say
E-Security Center detects cyberattack targeting Saudi Arabia using Power Shell software
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4 ISIS militants were killed in Chaparhar, Afghanistan
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Afghan Ministry of Defence informs that 5 insurgents were killed and 2 arrested in the ongoing Khogyani battle
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Buckeye: neighborhood say someone is shooting and damaging their vehicles
German coalition talks collapse 'bad news for Europe': Dutch minister
South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha will visit China from November 21 to 23, and both sides will exchange views on issues of common concern