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Even Bigger Rockfall Strikes El Capitan - 1 Injured

A British climber killed Wednesday in a massive rockfall at El Capitan in Yosemite National Park was traveling with his wife on an anniversary "dream holida...


Supreme Court Will Hear Major Free Speech Case Against Unions

A loss for unions representing teachers, police, transit workers, firefighters and other government employees would deprive them of millions of dollars annual...


Somalia: AMISOM Condemns Car Bomb Attack in Mogadishu

The militants used guns and vehicle bombs to take control of the Somali National Army military camp and a nearby town, Barire, 50 km southwest of Mogadishu, in ...


Barcelona Could Join Premier League If The Catalonia Gains Independence

He said the Spanish government had to "take on the job of thinking what they could do to seduce the Catalan society". Carles Puigdemont, the Catalan preside...


UAE Is Building a Giant Fake Mars City in the Desert

The site will encompass laboratories for food, energy and water - as well as agricultural testing and studies about future food security on Earth. Mars Scienc...


UKIP should not focus on Islam, Neil Hamilton says

A former soldier, Bolton is a one-time Lib Dem member who has worked as an European Union common defence strategist. Henry Bolton began the party's leadersh...


Student stabbed to death at New York City school, police say

Cedeno snapped, they said. "[.] A 15-year-old [has] emotions and hormones running around, but he's in no way bad", Victor said. "We were just holding Matthew. I...


United States slaps 220 percent duty on Canada's Bombardier jets

The union representing 7,000 Bombardier aerospace workers also denounced the tariff, accusing Boeing executives of "acting like bullies by manipulating Amer...


Google to ringfence shopping unit to avoid further European Union fines

Its decision to effectively give competitors a better chance of attracting business in the online shopping sector could also set a precedent, raising the specte...


Taliban claims responsibility for Kabul airport attack

Afghan officials said three of the attackers were killed and five civilians were wounded in the attack that damaged helicopters and hangars at the airport. He a...


USA authorities to deliver verdict on Bombardier-Boeing trade dispute

Delta Air Lines' order for 75 CSeries jets previous year triggered the Boeing complaint and the subsequent investigation. Couillard added this could also af...


England name three uncapped players in Ashes squad

Vince gets the nod despite averaging just 19 runs from seven Tests before he was dropped after last summer's series against Pakistan and replaces Tom Westley in...


Coroner's Report Adds Some Details On Ex-detainee's Death

In addition to the exam, the coroner reviewed medical records and spoke with his physicians at UC Medical Center. A Hamilton County coroner's report dated Sep...


Porsche 911 GT2 RS

This result makes it official: "The GT2 RS is not only the most powerful, but also the fastest 911 ever built", stated Frank-Steffen Walliser, Vice President ...


Russia, US shoot for the moon with joint lunar station project

The head of Roscosmos Igor Komarov explained at the International Astronautical Congress 2017 in Australia that China, India, and other BRICS countries may also...


France leaves door open for Bombardier to join Siemens Alstom

The merger between Siemens' and Alstom's rail units has yet to be approved by the European Commission's competition authorities. But Laurent Wauquiez, deputy ...


Saudi Arabia to let women drive

When Manal al-Sharif, a Saudi Arabian native and activist, videotaped herself driving a vehicle in 2011, the decision landed her in jail for nine days. Members ...


Crude oil rallies amid talk of OPEC production cut deal extension

When asked if his country would adjust its own output if required, Zanganeh replied that Iran "will consider everything within the framework of our national i...


NKorea lacks ability, intent to attack United States planes

Ri, who said North Korea was prepared to test a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean, told the United Nations on Friday that Trump's disrespect toward Kim mad...


Businesses give $300M toward K-12 computer science education

The new STEM initiative, which Trump will be signing as a memorandum today, will ask the Department of Education to allocate $200 million of its grant funds t...