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Syrian government is using chemical gas weapons on civilians, United Nations says

Dozens of civilians were killed on Tuesday in airstrikes on the besieged suburbs east of the capital Damascus , the Associated Press reported , citing res...


USA airstrike in Syria kills 100 pro-government troops

No U.S. casualties were reported after the confrontation. The US official said that US forces in the region counterattacked using artillery and aircraft. Offici...


Winter storm and snow fall warning issued

The weather system will move in from the north throughout Wednesday, getting stronger as it goes, and the snow dump will only let up on Thursday evening. Sign...


India is disturbed over emergency in Maldives: MEA

He asked "Yameen and (the) Maldives government to peacefully end the state of emergency , restore all articles of the constitution, take immediate steps to i...


Man Wanted For Criminal Sexual Conduct With a Child

Many social media users have attempted to share the video in hopes to identify and capture the man committing the assault on the young girl. The abuse happened...


Taliban bomber kills 11 soldiers in Pakistan's Swat Valley

An officer was among those who died in the bombing, which was claimed by the Pakistani Taliban in an email to journalists. Since 2007, the armed forces have...


United Kingdom court rejects bid by Julian Assange to have arrest warrant lifted

However, the British police could arrest Assange if he leaves the embassy, for breaching his bail conditions when he sought refuge there, Reuters said . "H...


Suffragette100: Do you know someone who embodies the spirit of the suffragettes?

The venue played host to 25 women's suffrage meetings, and was called a "Temple of Liberty" by campaignersPAEmmeline Pankhurst, suffragette leader and founder...


Polish President Signs Holocaust Language Bill, Drawing Rebuke From US

Israeli I24 news channel quoted the spokesperson of the Polish government as saying, "There will be no such visit". According to the group's Executive Director...


Super Bowl MVP may be Eagles' backup next season

Kelce, the Eagles' sixth-round pick in 2011, said he's used motivation from his parents and grandfather to guide him in his career, from his collegiate years at...


Here's why Chandrababu Naidu refused to end TDP's alliance with BJP

Meanwhile, the Chief Minister, who has been in touch with them through teleconference, keeping track of the developments in Delhi, asked them to make the dissat...


Cong wins Mandalgarh assembly seat from BJP

Proud of each and every one of you. In the 2014 general elections, the BJP had won all 25 Lok Sabha seats in Rajasthan. "She should now resign on moral grounds"...


Siddaramaiah says PM made baseless and irresponsible statement

Aware that the PM was preparing the pitch for the BJP campaign in the coming Assembly polls, the CM took him on head-on, saying people had expected him to spe...


Formula 1 to stop using grid girls

A number of grid girls have gone on to become household names through their successful modelling careers. "I feel these decisions are made by women that would...


Israel moves to legalize West Bank settlement outpost following rabbi's killing

Peace Now, an anti-occupation group, condemned the decision to legalize the outpost as contrary to establishing peace between Israelis and Palestinians. "A few ...


Italy drive-by shooting targets immigrants

According to Macerata police, the shootings on Saturday morning were carried out in different parts of the town, including near the train station, leading to th...


Syrian civilians hit by chlorine gas attack, activists say

The group plans to publish information about chemical attacks to name and shame perpetrators and eventually sanction them. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis issued...


Russian Federation says one of its warplanes downed in Syria, pilot killed

Another video then shows jubilant rebels celebrating as the wreckage burns on the ground, sending a huge plume of black smoke into the air. The witness said t...


Hawaii man says he's devastated about sending missile alert

A former Hawaii state worker who sent a false missile alert last month said on Friday he was devastated about causing panic but had been "100% sure" at th...


Marouane Fellaini facing two months with knee injury after cameo against Tottenham

We did it last season at Stamford Bridge after one minute but to concede straight from kick-off is ridiculous. Every player has a chance to improve until the en...