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Jul 22 2017

Beyond Marawi: Officials explain need for martial law extension

According to Rappler , the 1987 Constitution only allows the President to declare martial law for a maximum of 60 days or until July 22 in this case. Año said it was...

Jul 22 2017

Lebanon-Syria: Hezbollah-loyalist offensive on Arsal begins

The operation is to target terrorists in the Arsal area on the outskirts of the Lebanese town of Arsal, and in areas of the western Qalamoun mountains in Syria and during...

Jul 22 2017

Increased security measures for US-bound travellers

The United States has ended the ban on large electronics in the cabins of airlines that it announced back in March. Four months after the institution of a peculiar ba...

Jul 22 2017

Qatar's Emir orders change to law combating 'terrorism'

The Qatari news agency had quoted Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani as saying that Iran is "a regional, Islamic power that can not be ignored" and it would not be wise to fig...

Jul 22 2017

Kiran Bedi Is 'Hitler' In Posters Used In Congress Protests In Puducherry

Here another one which showed the Lt Gov being chased away. The induction was marked with protests from Congress leaders. Bedi also tweeted another picture in which she...

Jul 22 2017

Islamic State chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi still alive: U.S. defence secretary

Defense Secretary James Mattis today said he continues to believe that ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is still alive, and that he will assume Baghdadi is alive until he...

Jul 22 2017

Man Convicted Of Killing 5-Year-Old Stepdaughter Who Interrupted His Nap

The decision was announced Friday morning by Ingham County Circuit Judge Joyce Draganchuk, who also found McClellan guilty of child abuse and arson. Then he sat on her ...

Jul 22 2017

Trump shakes up legal team as special counsel probe reportedly widens

The committee said in a statement it would not immediately issue subpoenas requiring Donald Trump Jr. and former campaign manager Paul Manafort to testify at a public...

Jul 22 2017

Duterte: I'll never visit 'lousy' US

Jim McGovern, to lead a protest if Duterte accepts President Donald Trump's invitation to visit the White House. "I extend my warmest greetings to you and your peop...

Jul 22 2017

Day open to Birkdale's tough conditions

The British Open , golf's longest-running major championship , starts on Thursday at England's Royal Birkdale . Slamdunk eagles, monster putts and chip-in birdies fe...

Jul 22 2017

Donald Trump regrette d'avoir nommé son ministre de la Justice

Donald Trump désavoue son ministre de la Justice , Jeff Sessions , dans une interview au New York Times . "Il n'aurait jamais dû se récuser, et s'il allait le faire, i...

Jul 22 2017

State adds 11200 jobs in June; unemployment rate up slightly

The state also sharply revised its May job growth data to show it gained 11,300 jobs that month, up from 2,400 in preliminary estimates. Education and health, constructio...

Jul 22 2017

Blair, Flores, Tingale share Barbasol lead

Just got to keep making birdies on this course". "I gave (shooting 59) a run". Grayson Murray (64) improved eight positions to be tied for second alongside overnight ...

Jul 22 2017

Guns N' Roses To Play At Golden 1 Center In November

The album sold 30 million copies globally, when it was released in 1987 making it the bestselling US debut in music history. The Not In This Lifetime Tour comes to th...

Jul 22 2017

First woman enlists to become a Navy SEAL

Whoever these unnamed trailblazers are, the path ahead for them won't be easy. To become a SEAL or SWCC, they'll need to make it through Basic Underwater Demolition/SEAL...

Jul 22 2017

Davis' refusal to issue marriage license leads to high bill for taxpayers

That ruling is consistent with the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. "The buck stops there", Bunning wrote Friday morning. Davis claimed a religious objection to the ruling...

Jul 22 2017

Spicer: The President did not want me to go

And I do appreciate that about Sean, and I love him for it, but I don't have any friction with Sean, I don't have any friction with Reince. Spicer says of Scaramucci'...

Jul 22 2017

US And Russia 'Exploring' Joint Cyber Security Group

Discussing the developments with Sandra Smith, Judge Pirro said she thinks Manafort and Trump Jr. will testify, but their lawyers will make the final call. The probe h...

Jul 22 2017

Trump Shakes Up Legal Team as Russia Investigation Heats Up

Trump has been fuming at the ever-widening Russian Federation probe, which includes an in-depth look into several years of the billionaire mogul's unreleased tax return...

Jul 22 2017

Previewing the Open Championship; The field, course and predictions

If McIlroy had to be reminded, so did everyone else. However, his playing partner Jason Day of Australia looks to be heading home after a six-over 76 left him at +5 f...