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Sep 28 2017

Construction begins on Mexican border wall prototypes

Months after President Donald Trump's campaign promise to build a "big handsome wall", construction of eight border wall prototypes began Tuesday just east of the Ota...

Sep 28 2017

Dems Want Price to Resign Over Private Jet Use

Asked by reporters if he might fire Price, the President left his HHS chief hanging. The House Oversight and Government Reform committee is launching a wide-ranging exa...

Sep 28 2017

Fans upset by protests can get Sunday Ticket refunds

But DirecTV parent company AT&T chose to offer refunds because of the sensitive nature of the issue surrounding player protests during the national anthem, ESPN's Da...

Sep 28 2017

Saudis far from unanimous over allowing women to drive

Saudi women will reportedly be able to apply for their own driving licenses without having to secure the permission of their male guardians. The lifting of the ban was...

Sep 28 2017

Interpol approves Palestinian membership, angering Israel

The PA's bid to join Interpol is part of a larger pattern whereby the PA evades direct negotiations and instead hijacks the missions of worldwide organizations to wage ...

Sep 27 2017

Fifth Circuit Rules Texas Police Must Start Honoring Immigrant Detainer Requests

But hours after Monday's ruling, Hernandez met with county attorneys and made a decision to rescind the policy. Standing firm, Hernandez chose to limit her automatic com...

Sep 27 2017

North Korean nuclear bomb test threat over Pacific 'shocking': Mattis

Meanwhile, South Korea's presidential office on Monday said that the flight of B-1B Lancer strategic bombers was conducted "in close cooperation between the Republic of K...

Sep 27 2017

Otto Warmbier was 'tortured beyond belief' in North Korea

He was deaf", Fred Warmbier said . Fred Warmbier , Otto's dad, has continued to demand answers amid rumours amid claims the student had received beatings in the gul...

Sep 27 2017

Groom Saves Drowning Boy During Wedding Photo Shoot

Clayton said he was waiting to be photographed when he noticed one of the children was not standing on the rock ledge with the others. "Almost as soon as I realised what ...

Sep 27 2017

North Korea accuses President Trump of declaring war

North Korea's foreign minister said yesterday President Donald Trump had declared war on North Korea and that Pyongyang reserved the right to take countermeasures, i...

Sep 27 2017

James O'Brien's Moving Tribute To Liz Dawn

Coronation Street stars have been tweeting about the sad news, with Bruce Jones, who played Les Battersby, posting, "Really sad news about my friend and colleague Liz D...

Sep 27 2017

Wildfire forces hundreds from their homes in California

Evacuation orders were in place for multiple streets in Corona: Dominguez Ranch, San Alamada Road, San Ponte Road, San Viscaya Circle, San Sebastian Circle, San Ramon, S...

Sep 27 2017

United States bombers fly off North Korean coast in show of force

A new propaganda video shows North Korean missiles aiming for USA military targets. The subtitle of the propaganda says: "Should F-35, B-1B and the Carl Vinson lead the...

Sep 27 2017

Japanese Prime Minister Abe calls for early elections

The prime minister, whose ratings have risen to about 50% from about 30% in July, makes the announcement amid threats from North Korea's government, who launched two miss...

Sep 27 2017

Labour to propose debt cap, helping millions in debt spiral

Meanwhile, Jeremy Corbyn's inner circle have set their sights on cutting the SNP's presence in the House of Commons to pre-2014 levels and believe they can sweep every ...

Sep 27 2017

No ethnic cleansing, genocide against Rohingya Muslims in country, claims Myanmar

Shockingly, the Indian government's hard-line anti-Rohingya stance has culminated in Border Security Force (BSF) personnel using heavy-handed tactics to dispel refugees a...

Sep 27 2017

ADB revises its Asian economic growth estimate

However, the Reserve Bank of India's dividends to the government fell by half of that the previous financial year, backed by the "cost of printing new banknotes and absor...

Sep 27 2017

Dyson plans to launch electric vehicle in 2020

The company said it plans on spending £2 billion ($2.69 billion) on developing a "radical" electric vehicle . Dyson said his ambition to go it alone was driven by th...

Sep 27 2017

Saudi Arabia to allow women drive

Campaigners have for many years argued that women should be allowed to drive, saying that it makes virtual prisoners out of women who do not have a male family member or ...

Sep 27 2017

Bali volcano eruption could be 'hours' away as 75000 evacuate

The Indonesian national disaster agency (BNPB) said there had been more than 560 deep volcanic earthquakes recorded on Monday alone. "We need to pay attention because t...