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Dec 20 2017

Mauled by dogs: Sheriff offers gruesome details to end speculation

Agnew said the dogs "were not bred for fighting", contradicting what he said was inaccurate information authorities received from someone at the scene who told investig...

Dec 19 2017

European Union silent on Austria's 'pro-Europe' far-right in cabinet

President Alexander Van der Bellen called on the new government to show " respect for people who think differently, respect for the rights of minorities and support for t...

Dec 19 2017

PM Modi to visit Cyclone Ockhi-affected areas today

Tomorrow, I will visit Lakshadweep, Tamil Nadu, and Kerala and extensively review the situation that has arisen due to #CycloneOckhi. However, the revised itinerary showe...

Dec 19 2017

Nine ppl killed in a Church attack in Quetta

Another police official, Abdur Razaq Cheema, said two other attackers escaped. The security forces exchanged fire hence the second attacker who was initially wounded an...

Dec 19 2017

BJP won due to EVM tampering, played dirty tricks, says Hardik Patel

But he blamed the victorious BJP for allegedly manipulating the electronic voting machines to corner Patel votes. The PAAS leader has been saying that the results of Gu...

Dec 19 2017

Vestager opens case into IKEA's taxes

European Commissioner on competition Margrethe Vestager is expected to officially announce the investigation on Tuesday, British newspaper the Financial Times report...

Dec 19 2017

Firefighters Battle California's 3rd Largest Fire in History

The Thomas Fire has uprooted communities and destroyed others, but residents are working to find some sort of normalcy around the holidays. Officials are using a reprie...

Dec 19 2017

Weather warning issued for heavy fog in Lincoln

Flights were grounded temporarily on Monday evening at Manchester airport, partly due to heavy fog. Severe fog was forecast to hit much of the United Kingdom on Tuesday...

Dec 19 2017

ISIS claims responsibility for attack on Kabul spy training center

ISIS claimed in a statement that two of its fighters had carried out the attack. Security in Kabul has been strengthened since May 31 when a massive truck bomb ripped t...

Dec 19 2017

Zimbabwe's military ends Mugabe operation

Mnangagwa also sent Police Commissioner-General Augustine Chihuri packing, a move that may receive support, as the cops boss had often been accused of failing to instil d...

Dec 19 2017

Philippines President Duterte: I Support Gay Marriage, and Nearly Became Bisexual

Speaking at Pacquiao's 39th birthday bash in Manila on Sunday (Dec 17), Duterte said the boxing champion was capable of becoming the country's next president."I told hi...

Dec 19 2017

South African Assets Rise as Ramaphosa Wins ANC Leadership Vote

With scandal and graft accusations having tainted Zuma's presidency, the party is deeply divided and its image tarnished at home and overseas. Following the announcemen...

Dec 19 2017

Brooklyn house fire kills woman, children, officials say

The FDNY is trying to figure out what sparked the fire. FDNY FIre Marshal and FDNY Commissioner, Daniel Nigro inspect the scene of the fire. According to the National...

Dec 19 2017

Brexit war cabinet 'fails to agree position on UK-EU trade'

The BBC reports on a divide between advocates of normative alignment to the European Union - a model that resembles Norway - and hard Brexiteers that want a bespoke Cana...

Dec 19 2017

Track Palin Charged With Burglary, Assault

Reports say that this is the second time when Track Palin has been arrested in a domestic violence case. Todd Palin said he told Track Palin not to come and got h...

Dec 19 2017

Jonghyun, lead singer of K-pop group Shinee, dies

Following his success leading Shinee , the singer-songwriter pursued a solo career in 2015. Investigators believe he died from inhaling toxic fumes, as they discover...

Dec 19 2017

Kaspersky Lab appeals against U.S. govt ban

Allegations that Moscow-based Kaspersky, which sold more than $600 million of anti-virus software globally in 2015, knowingly or unknowingly helped Russian intelligence s...

Dec 19 2017

United Kingdom to vote against Trump's Jerusalem decision

Following the U.S. veto, Egypt's Foreign Ministry said Arab states, which had agreed earlier this month to seek a Security Council resolution, would meet to evaluate the ...

Dec 19 2017

Shots fired at United States base in England

Police in Suffolk have confirmed they're dealing with a "significant incident" at RAF Mildenhall. Authorities also did not immediately indicate whether the confrontatio...

Dec 19 2017

Twitter starts enforcing new rules to combat hateful and abusive content

The social media platform also began penalizing account holders whose profiles contained "hateful imagery and display names", or those who use a "username, display name, ...