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Jan 17 2018

Myanmar readies camp for returning Rohingya refugees, to accommodate around 30000

But as it stands, many questions remain. Previous episodes of displacement and return of the Rohingyas and other ethnic minorities in Myanmar over the last 20 years "do...

Jan 17 2018

Cuomo proposes new taxes, tax restructuring in budget

The Cuomo administration, in one document released with the budget, described the 2018 fiscal plan like this: "Realizing the promise of progressive government". He said i...

Jan 17 2018

CP3, Ariza, Harden Enter Clippers' Locker Room Seeking Confrontation

The tumult created by the Rockets players was for Blake Griffin too . During Tuesday's edition of " First Take " on ESPN , Stephen A. Smith gave his two cents on Mo...

Jan 17 2018

Philippines accused of attacking press freedom in Rappler shutdown

On Monday, the Philippine Government revoked the operating licence of news website Rappler , officials said . Roque said the President called him up Monday evenin...

Jan 17 2018

The Cranberries' lead singer Dolores O'Riordan dies at 46

On Dec. 20, she tweeted from The Cranberries' official account, "Hi All, Dolores here". No cause of death has been revealed, but police are not treating the death...

Jan 17 2018

Thousands flee rumbling Mayon Volcano

Lava has already flowed as far as two kilometers (1.2 miles) from Mount Mayon tips, while an ash cloud shrouded the top of the volcano . Phivolcs said Alert level 3 ...

Jan 17 2018

Russian FM Lavrov Berated US Foreign Policy He Called Reckless

Lavrov said it was "hard to say" what position European countries will have. "Unfortunately, our American colleagues and their allies still want to do business exclusiv...

Jan 17 2018

Israeli Orphan to Visit Mumbai Terror Spot Where He Lost His Parents

Rabbi Holztberg Nachman, grandfather of Moshe Holtzberg , said that, "This is a very special day. He wants to thank Prime Minister Narendra Modi", said Moshe's grandfath...

Jan 17 2018

PravinTogadia found in unconscious state in Ahmedabad

Alleging that the Sola police helped the Rajasthan Police arrest the VHP's global acting president from Paldi area in Ahmedabad , the workers demanded to know his ...

Jan 17 2018

North Korea warns against joint drills with South; US deploys bombers

The talks follow last week's historic meeting, in which North Korea's participation in the Winter Olympic Games, which start in February in the South Korean county of Pye...

Jan 17 2018

Huge oil spill left after burning tanker sinks off China

The deaths of the Sanchi crew members prompted Iran's government to declare a day of national mourning on Monday to honor "the fearless mariners who died in the course ...

Jan 17 2018

12 siblings have been found 'shackled' at their home in Perris, California

An investigation showed several children shackled to their beds with chains and padlocks in dark and foul-smelling surroundings. David Allen Turpin, 57, and Loui...

Jan 17 2018

Law enforcement officers and a K-9 shot in SC

The other was a York County Police Officer that was part of their SWAT team. Clinton, who has been with YCSO for 34 years, is expected to be OK. York County Sheriff Kev...

Jan 17 2018

Cory Booker rips Homeland secretary's 'amnesia' about Donald Trump comments on immigrants

So from that perspective, I think he did ask, would that cover European countries, or by its nature would that mean we are further establishing immigration to purposefull...

Jan 17 2018

Oliver Ivanovic, Kosovo Serb politician - obituary

In what seems like a political assassination, Oliver Ivanovic , an ethnic Serbian politician from northern Kosovo, has been shot dead today in front of his office in the...

Jan 17 2018

Mueller Subpoenas Steve Bannon in Russia Probe

Special counsel Robert Mueller subpoenaed former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon to appear before a grand jury as part of the Russian Federation investiga...

Jan 17 2018

School closures for Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018

Elementary ASP will remain open; however, parents are encouraged to pick up their students prior to 5 p.m. An update will be provided by 8 p.m. Tuesday regarding plans ...

Jan 17 2018

Gun battle in operation to arrest Venezuela's pilot

The helicopter circled around the country's Supreme Court building, firing shots before throwing grenades, according to officials. "We're going to turn ourselves in!" he ...

Jan 16 2018

Bahrain: Qatari violation jeopardizes lives of passengers and flight safety

The video, immediately aired by Doha-based Al-Jazeera, shows Sheikh Abdullah saying he was invited to Abu Dhabi as a guest of "Sheikh Mohammed". Al-Thani "is free to ...

Jan 16 2018

10-year-old wounded in accidental shooting in north Charlotte

A man was arrested Monday for an armed robbery of a Circle K in east Charlotte, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said. Police later located the children's father , citing th...