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Oct 11 2017

Nawaz's son-in-law arrested on return to Pakistan

The judge ordered the NAB authorities to release Capt. Safdar after he too submitted surety bonds worth Rs. 5 million. When Maryam was asked when her brothers, Hassan a...

Oct 11 2017

Trump challenges Tillerson to battle of IQ tests over reported 'moron' jab

The relationship between Trump and Tillerson has reportedly grown more tense in recent months. In Washington , Tillerson, along with Mattis, Kelly and chairman of the...

Oct 11 2017

Satisfaction, trust ratings of Duterte down

The poll, conducted September 23-27 via face-to-face interviews of 1,500 adults nationwide, came just a few days before pockets of protests in the country to condemn the ...

Oct 11 2017

Moving Anaheim Hills Brush Fire Prompts Evacuations, Darkens Skies Over Disneyland

Almost 1,000 homes may be threatened by the fire, the Los Angeles times reported . About 1,000 firefighters were involved in the firefight, Orange County Fire Authori...

Oct 10 2017

Jaish Chief Khalid killed in brief encounter at Kashmir's Baramulla

The security forces laid siege around the area and zeroed-in on the house, where the militant was hiding. There was heavy retaliation and, in the ensuing encounter, Khali...

Oct 10 2017

Rohingya Dead as Boat Capsizes in Attempt to Flee

A police spokesman told Reuters that 12 bodies were seized - 10 children, a woman and a man. It is thought that more than 60 refugees died just last week after another ...

Oct 10 2017

Behavioural economist Richard Thaler wins 2017 Nobel prize in economics

Mr Thaler thus becomes one of very few behavioural economists to win the prize. He outlined the latter idea in a popular book, " Nudge ", which he co-wrote in 2008 with...

Oct 10 2017

I Am Proud of Mike Pence for Leaving Colts Game

About an hour later, President Donald Trump tweeted that Pence was acting in response to his instructions. Pence tweeted he left the contest after some players knelt...

Oct 10 2017

Harbaugh says Michigan QB Speight has cracks in vertebrae

But the Spartans couldn't hold MI off a second time , with O'Korn throwing 16 yards to Grant Perry and Khalid Hill's 1-yard run pulling the Wolverines within 14-10 wit...

Oct 10 2017

Workers laid off at now-closed Florida nursing home where 12 died

The 14th person to die was 95-year-old Francesca Andrade. Four other residents who were evacuated died later. By September 13, when officials first learned that the pat...

Oct 10 2017

Unarmed security unlikely hero of Las Vegas massacre

Dave Hickey , president of the union representing Mr. Campos, said: "We just want to make sure that Mr. Campos and all of our officers are recognized for what they do e...

Oct 10 2017

Amber Alert continues for 3-year-old Texas girl, father arrested

According to reporting from WFAA , Sherin was last seen about 3 a.m. Saturday, but was not reported missing until five hours later. One of Matthews' neighbors, ...

Oct 10 2017

Man Who Helped Rescue Kidnapped Girl Gives Her His $7000 Reward

Earl Melchert wasn't supposed to be home that Tuesday afternoon. Two heroes have emerged in Minnesota: an abducted 15-year-old girl and the 65-year-old farmer who found...

Oct 10 2017

Deal to Protect 'Dreamers' Endangered by Trump's Hard-Line Immigration Plan

Trump last month announced plans to phase out the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals programme that had provided two-year work permits to the dreamers that Tr...

Oct 10 2017

Georgia Infant Found Dead In Woods; Father Arrested On Unrelated Charges

You had to change her little diapers there. The infant, Caliyah McNabb, disappeared Saturday, and her body was found in a duffel bag in the woods Sunday afternoon by vo...

Oct 10 2017

Meryl Streep Calls Out Harvey Weinstein in Statement About Sexual Harassment Allegations

The "Spotlight" actor hit out at the 65-year-old film producer - who has previously worked on a number of Oscar-winning movies, such as " Shakespeare in Love " and "The K...

Oct 10 2017

Man on Sydney high-rise balcony near body

Police said they are investigating the likelihood it was a domestic-violence related incident. The woman, aged in her 30s, was found in an alley off Brown Street, Chats...

Oct 10 2017

Fire Prevention Week kicked off Sunday

The city of Parkersburg will observe National Fire Prevention Week Oct. 8-14. The theme this year is titled "Every Second Counts, Plan Two Ways Out ". Horry County F...

Oct 10 2017

White House Claims Trump Keeps 'The World From Chaos'

Just days after the "Access Hollywood" tape was released, Sanders was interviewed by MSNBC's Craig Melvin, and after several minutes of happily flacking for Trump, was ...

Oct 10 2017

Catalonia Waits With Bated Breath As Independence Decision Looms

France will not recognize the independence of Catalonia if the region's authorities unilaterally decide to secede from Spain, French Minister for European Affairs Na...