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Oct 26 2017

Kurdistan Regional Government offers to freeze independence

Speaking alongside visiting Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in Ankara, Erdogan also said that talks were underway on possibly closing down the border. The leaders ...

Oct 26 2017

Brother of Las Vegas Gunman Stephen Paddock Arrested In Los Angeles

TMZ was the first to report the arrest, adding that Bruce Paddock had child porn on his computer. The Los Angeles District Attorney's Office filed one count of pos...

Oct 26 2017

Dwyane Wade Demotes Himself To Bench; JR Smith To Start For Cavs

In those first three games. "We talked about it before we got here [that] it'd be a better fit with him coming off the bench", Lue said. He was limited to 18-plus minut...

Oct 26 2017

Legalizing Marijuana Has Strong Support From Republicans For The First Time Ever

In another Gallup poll conducted last July, 45 percent of adults admitted trying marijuana , more than 10 times the number in 1969. Public opinion has been in step w...

Oct 26 2017

India Reacts To Death Of Adopted Toddler In Richardson

The toddler's pulse stopped and her breathing slowed, still father Wesley did not woke his wife once, who works as a nurse at the Children's Medical Center of Dallas. a...

Oct 26 2017

Letter Exposing Sexual Harassment in Springfield Circulates Amid Harvey Weinstein Fallout

Authorities in Los Angeles, London and NY are investigating allegations against Weinstein, 65. Another incident occurred at Cannes Film Festival in 2006, when Weinstein...

Oct 25 2017

Olympic flame lighting in Greece on Tuesday for PyeongChang 2018 games

The last time the urn was used in the official lighting ceremony was in 2000 for the flame which burned for the Sydney Summer Olympics. Greek cross-country skier Aposto...

Oct 25 2017

New Zealand to hold marijuana vote

We will reduce inequality and poverty and improve the well-being of all New Zealanders and the environment we live in. "Our office will be investigating how to apply a ...

Oct 25 2017

Full appeals court removes obstacles in undocumented teen's quest for abortion

If due process protections did not apply to undocumented immigrants, as D.C. Circuit Judge Patricia Millett pointed out, "they could be forced to have abortions". The g...

Oct 25 2017

India to Inject $32 Billion Into State Banks to Boost Loan Growth

Noting that the money given for recapitalisation of banks will increase the fiscal deficit , he said, "This is a desperate move by a finance minister groping in the dark...

Oct 25 2017

Fallen soldier's family receive $25000 cheque from Trump

According to the official, it requires a "substantial process" in order for the president to make good on a monetary promise of such a large magnitude, and that multiple ...

Oct 25 2017

Rain Leaving Monday, Cooler Air Moving In

Highs will warm to the mid-70s across the Big Country. The low Friday night is expected to fall to a chilly 27 degrees, which would be the metro's lowest temperature si...

Oct 25 2017

Melania Rocks Lavender Coat And Jeans During Visit To Michigan School

Like Trump's previous anti-bullying efforts, Melania's Detroit visit will nearly certainly spark backlash, given her husband's tendency to name-call online and in real li...

Oct 25 2017

Kid Rock turns down Senate run on 'Howard Stern'

So what was the point? Kid Rock's not running for Senate. Tickets go on sale November 3, the same day as his next album, Sweet Southern Sugar , is released. The L.A. T...

Oct 25 2017

Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani to Talk Terror, Infrastructure With PM Modi Today

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spent an unannounced visit to Afghanistan outlining elements of a peace strategy he says the Trump administration will commit to, on a co...

Oct 25 2017

Dozens Of Egyptian Police Killed In Desert Shootout

The Interior Ministry reported that a "number" of police officers had been killed, as well as some militants, but did not elaborate. The Egyptian air force on Monday fo...

Oct 25 2017

Ewan McGregor and wife Eve Mavrakis split after 22 years

According to People , the couple are said to have been separated since May amid news that McGregor was spotted kissing his Fargo co-star Mary Elizabeth Winstead in p...

Oct 25 2017

Facebook offers (some) clarification about newsfeed changes amid panic from page owners

The change involves publishers in six countries - Sri Lanka, Bolivia, Slovakia, Serbia , Guatemala, and Cambodia - and entails a completely separate feed for news item...

Oct 25 2017

Republicans launch probe into Obama administration Russian uranium deal

The decisions include the FBI's handling of Hillary Clinton's email probe and its timeline, as well as the FBI's decision not to announce the investigation into pos...

Oct 25 2017

Father of missing Texas girl now claims she died choking on milk

Sherin went missing October 7 after her father put the child outside in the middle of the night near a tree about 100 feet from their home as punishment for not drinking...