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Swedes puzzle over Fox News' Swedish 'security advisor'

Fox News , however, is standing behind its claim that Bildt was a qualified guest. Swedes, and some Americans, have been wondering about representations of the Nordic nation in the USA since President Donald Trump invoked "what's happening last nig...

United States detains and almost deports French Jewish historian

After a border agent at George Bush Intercontinental Airport told him he was conducting a random check, Rousso was eventually questioned and detained for 10 hours, despite having a valid passport and visa. As they let him through the police said that...

Iraqi soldiers killed in Mosul clashes

But even as it loses ground, ISIS has continued to bomb civilian targets elsewhere in Iraq and Syria, where blasts near the northern town of al-Bab killed at least 50 people on Friday. The bridges are badly damaged but Iraqi forces hope to fix the br...

'The People's Court' Judge Joseph Wapner Dies at 97

Wapner was also a military veteran, having served in the U.S. Army during World War II and earning a Purple Heart and a Bronze Star for his service. The People's Court was referenced repeatedly in the 1988 film Rain Man , in which Raymond Babbit...

Ghanaians rescued as SA Xenophobic attacks worsen

The president has called on people to unite against crime and work with the authorities to bring criminals to book. TRT World spoke to Tsidi Bishop who has this update on the situation in the South African capital. He suggested the need for oth...

Akhil Bhartiya Violent Parishad Attacks Ramjas Protest

They were demanding action against the ABVP members, who had allegedly heckled and thrown stones at students gathered for a seminar at a conference hall where Umar Khalid was invited to speak. There is a strong flutter among students and faculty of t...

Iraqi forces eye key bridge in Mosul in next step of offensive

The Tayaran neighborhood is now under the " full control " of Iraqi forces, Maj-Gen. Also federal police and an elite Interior Ministry unit known as Rapid Response advanced into the Hawi al-Josaq and al-Danadan districts after breaching a berm and...

Earnings Guidance on Bloomin Brands, Inc.(BLMN)

The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 1.68. If you are viewing this piece of content on another domain, it w...

Landlord Turns Himself in After Fatally Stabbing Bangladeshi American Tenant

The unresponsive Khan was transported to a hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. 44-year-old Zakir Khan , who came to this country from Bangladesh in the 8th grade, was killed, according to police, over a rent dispute with his landlord.

Transatlantic flights from just £69 from Edinburgh announced

What these airports have in common, says Sande, is that they're less congested than large global hubs like New York JFK, and thus have lower costs and more available landing slots-all of which can help keep costs down. The summer season ends October ...

11 people pass through unmanned airport security checkpoint at JFK

The TSA, which is the agency responsible for airport security, then "conducted security measures" at the destination, a spokesman told reporters. Three people set off metal detectors, but no one stopped them. Once Port Authority police were aware o...

Tiger claws drone from sky mid-flight, tries to eat it

A streak of Siberian tigers in China turned a drone into a chew toy following an impressive hunt and takedown of the tiny aircraft. In the latest nature versus technology showdown, a group of tigers have been filmed taking out a drone mid-flight.

Mexico pushes back against new USA immigration plan

The Mexican government, in announcing that Tillerson and Kelly would visit this week, said the point was to keep up efforts to develop "a respectful, close and constructive relationship between the countries". "We will not accept that because we do...

Islamic State bombings kill 2 in eastern Mosul

Taking over eastern Mosul took several months of fighting, and even now the fighting is really not over, with locals reporting clashes between troops and ISIS remnants on a daily basis. The commander overseeing the US -led anti-ISIS coalition, Army L...

Republican senators unnerved by reports of relationship between Donald Trump and Russian Federation

The Justice Department had warned the White House late last month that Flynn could be at risk for blackmail because of contradictions between his public depictions of the calls and what intelligence officials knew to be true based on routine recordin...

Vandals topple dozens of headstones at Missouri Jewish cemetery

No arrests have been made, and police, asked whether the incident was being investigated as a hate crime , said they were keeping all options open, the St. The incident at the cemetery comes amid a spate of threats directed at Jewish centers acros...

NASA's New 'Holy Grail' Could Mean Aliens Are Truly Out There

Their sun, or "star", has scientists fascinated because it is much smaller than our own, with an estimated one-tenth the mass of our sun and about one-thousandth its brightness. Spitzer, Hubble, and Kepler will help astronomers plan for follow-up st...

Dozens of bodies washed ashore on Libyan beach

The Red Crescent published pictures of the bodies laid out in white and black body bags along the beach. The real number of deaths is believed to be much higher. The IOM said the latest incident raised the total number of deaths this year to more tha...

Trump and U.S. policy on Israel

Labor supports a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict but only commits the party in government to "discuss joining like-minded nations" in recognising a Palestinian state if there is no progress in peace talks. Netanyahu habitua...

China sends a message to Donald Trump with North Korea coal ban

The ban follows China rejecting a 16,295 tonne coal shipment from North Korea last Monday - the day after Pyongyang conducted a controversial ballistic missile test - as well as a similar but shorter ban on coal imports in December. The North's lea...

Woman Arrested Over Alleged Assassination Of Kim Jong-Nam

Police have since said they have arrested one of the female suspects, a 29-year-old woman who bore a Vietnamese passport. That has led experts to believe that the North's leader did not have his brother killed to retain power. The men deliberated o...

Burlington Drops Ivanka Trump's Fashion Line from Its Website

The retailer is among a growing list that has recently cut ties with Trump-branded products. The weekend witnessed a storm of comments among Trump's supporters and those who oppose him; some considered that stores have taken a political position, b...

Border police discover drugs catapult on US-Mexico border

The system was found when the agents approached the fence. Drug traffickers are going medieval in their attempts to smuggle marijuana into the U.S. Border Patrol agents in Arizona thwarted some drug smugglers and dismantled a drug catapult used t...

Russian Federation secretly deploys cruise missiles violating arms control treaty, say United States officials

A Russian spy ship was spotted off the US East Coast on Tuesday, according to Fox News , the first such incident since Mr Trump took office. 'It's not a huge concern, but we are keeping our eyes on it, ' they added. While one remains at a test si...

UN Chief considering MK Tzipi Livni for deputy post

In a statement, American ambassador to the UN, Niki Haley, said the U.S. did not "support the signal this appointment would send within the United Nations". Fayyad had previously served as the Palestinian Authority's prime minister from 2007 to 201...

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Team Israel suffers first loss in World Baseball Classic

Israel is now 1-1 in the second round of the 16-team quadrennial tournament and 4-1 overall. Gregorius got his final RBI on a sacrifice fly in the eighth. He has been used at DH fo...

Turkey-Netherlands row shows no sign of ebbing

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan lashed out at the decision, saying the ban was reminiscent of Nazism and pledged to retaliate. "I understand they are angry, but this is of...

Chinese president to meet with Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump is planning to host his Chinese counterpart President Xi Jinping at his Florida Mar-a-Lago resort next month. However, a senior administration officia...

BJP scores massive victory in Uttar Pradesh; leaders thank PM Modi

It seems the voters turn on the Congress in places where Rahul spearheads the party's poll campaign. Many in the party feel the leadership is in a flux amid continued uncertainty o...

Akhilesh Yadav submits his resignation to UP Governor Ram Naik

While most Samajwadi Party leaders were having a bad day in the office, there was one man who stood tall. After months of power-struggle on January 1 with help of his uncle Prof Ra...

Another legal challenge to revised Trump travel ban

A federal judge in Seattle issued a temporary restraining order halting Trump's initial travel ban order after Washington state and Minnesota sued. The reason for his hesitatio...

Donald Tusk re-elected as European Council head

Donald Tusk has done a good job. The 27 remaining European Union states are now preparing a joint declaration to mark later this month the 60th anniversary of a founding trea...

Trump taps Bush administration lawyer and Cruz friend as Solicitor General

Francisco now serves as the administration's acting solicitor general , the National Law Journal reports. Francisco is but one of many Jones Day partners to make his way in...

Turkey, Russia, and U.S. draw chart to oust IS out of Syria

Therefore, the US-led coalition stationed forces in Manbij to send a message to all forces to keep their focus on ISIS. Photos of McGurk's visit to Kobani surfaced on social media ...

Poachers Killed A Rhino At A Paris Zoo And Stole Its Horn

But the poachers appear to have been disturbed as his second - partially sawn - horn was left behind. Poachers broke into a French zoo and murdered a beloved white rhinoceros, ch...

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Gayatri Prajapati rape case: Woman's lawyer says witnesses being threatened

Gayatri Prajapati rape case: Woman's lawyer says witnesses being threatened

Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik has written to Akhilesh Yadav asking why the chief minister has retained rape-accused minister Gayatri Prajapati in his cabinet. Raids have been con...

Turkey summons German ambassador over rally ban

Turkey summons German ambassador over rally ban

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said today he would speak with German Chancellor Angela Merkel by telephone amid a row over rallies cancelled in Germany ahead of a vote ne...

Headstones found toppled at another Jewish cemetery

Headstones found toppled at another Jewish cemetery

Hikind said he has spoken with the New York Police Department on scene, but officials with the cemetery said that there was no vandalism, and that perhaps the damage was caused by ...

Oil Price Climbs As OPEC Members Stick To Production Cut

Oil Price Climbs As OPEC Members Stick To Production Cut

However, government efforts to appease the militants seem to be working, and earlier this week, an official from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation said that the country...

Trump to host Germany's Merkel at the White House

For her part, Merkel announced that the German contribution to the economic development of Tunisia will be increased by 15.8 million USA dollars. Germany is interested in creati...