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Aug 17 2017

USA designates Hizb as a 'foreign terrorist group'

Hizbul Mujahideen is the largest indigenous armed group fighting against Indian-rule in the Himalayan territory since an armed rebellion brokeout in 1989. The announcemen...

Aug 17 2017

Mattis: US would 'take out' any NKorean missile aimed at US

New commentary published by North Korean state media KCNA said "no matter what rhetoric they let out about 'annual, regular and defensive drills, ' they can not cover u...

Aug 17 2017

Sen. McConnell: White supremacist, KKK, and neo-nazi groups not wanted in Ky

Lindsey Graham, said Wednesday that the president "took a step backward by again suggesting there is moral equivalency between the white supremacist neo-Nazis and KKK mem...

Aug 17 2017

Solheim Cup 2017: Catriona Matthew to replace injured Suzann Pettersen for Europe

With Suzann now out and Anna likely to be limited in how many times she plays, it means a probable baptism of fire for some of the rookies and some of them will have to s...

Aug 17 2017

Heartwarming photo shows boy napping with his cow at Iowa State Fair

Laura Miner, Mitchell's mother, told the Des Moines Register she thinks the photo won over thousands because people usually enjoy seeing a close bond between a kid and ...

Aug 17 2017

Confederate plaque removed from Hudson's Bay Store in Montreal

Calls to have the plaque removed emerged after a 32-year-old woman was killed in a deadly vehicle attack on anti-racism protesters who were demonstrating against a white ...

Aug 17 2017

Baby dolphin dies as tourists pose with it for 'selfies'

What the beachgoers should have done, says conversation group Equinac , was call authorities. Experts from Equinac arrived on the scene after 15 minutes, but it was ...

Aug 17 2017

Steve Bannon's Days in the White House Are Reportedly Numbered

He pointed out that if Trump gets rid of Bannon, then there won't be many conservative voices in his inner circle at the White House. Trump also insisted that Bannon ha...

Aug 17 2017

Escaped WA inmates seen in SE Portland

Tyray Munter, 30, and Maksim Petrovskiy, 22, escaped early Tuesday morning near the OR border, KING reported . At 5:52 a.m. Wednesday, Portland police responded to Sou...

Aug 17 2017

Zimbabwean First Lady Seeks Immunity After Alleged Hotel Assault

Model Gabriella Engels, 20, has accused Grace Mugabe of assaulting her on Sunday night while she was visiting mutual friends of Mugabe's sons in a hotel room in Johann...

Aug 17 2017

Preseason volleyball rankings place Hoosiers at bottom of Big Ten

UW opens conference play at home against Ohio State on December 2 and travels to Penn State for a game two days later. Northwestern will return to conference play on ...

Aug 17 2017

Adoption fees waived for Clear the Shelters Day

Clear the Shelters is 10 a.m.to 1 p.m. and 2 to 5 p.m. August 19. Best of all, rabbits and adult cats will be free, and kittens and dogs will be 40% off. "Since this is ...

Aug 17 2017

Left party CPM alleges Doordarshan of not airing Tripura CM's speech

The party alleged the Doordarshan and All India Radio recorded his speech for the occasion but they subsequently informed Sarkar that the speech can not be carried as it ...

Aug 17 2017

August is not just India's Independence Day

New Delhi's expansionist designs are the main hurdle in constructive relations between the two neighbours, said the new Pakistani PM, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi . During the c...

Aug 17 2017

Panetta: North Korea 'most serious crisis' involving nukes since Cuba

Saber-rattling from North Koreas has dominated Trump's 17-day working vacation in New Jersey. On Tuesday , Trump said North Korea "will be met with fire and fury l...

Aug 17 2017

India@70: Rare honour for Indian tricolour in UK

Pakistan gained independence when the departing British left India and split the subcontinent in 1947, sparking one of the most violent upheavals of the 20th century. H...

Aug 17 2017

The Confederate-era statue issue is just beginning

Crenshaw, along with some Buffalo Solider historians and Sons of Confederate Veterans are coming together to help protect the Confederate markers from toppling over i...

Aug 16 2017

Cops Conducted Vaginal Search After Smelling Weed

Corley was handcuffed as she was patted down by a female officer . Sam Cammack , an attorney representing Corley in a multi-million-dollar civil rights lawsuit agai...

Aug 16 2017

Top US military officer warns North Korea 'we are ready'

The U.S. Pacific Command referred all questions on Dunford's schedule to the Joint Chiefs of Staff. The tentative interest in diplomacy follows unusually combative thr...

Aug 16 2017

Sessions to criticize Chicago, praise Miami-Dade in remarks on sanctuary cities

His speech is expected to be met with protest, who will likely gather en masse around the Port of Miami . It's hard to nail down a concrete number of just how many cit...