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Obama orders lifting of trade sanctions on Sudan

The Obama administration on Friday moved to lift a trade embargo against Sudan in response to its recent cooperation in helping to tackle terrorism. The lette...


Lord Snowdon, Ex-Husband of Princess Margaret, Dies at 86

In 2014, he donated a series of his photographs, including ones of David Bowie, Maggie Smith and Laurence Olivier to the National Portrait Gallery. He passed ...


Erdogan says Turks, Greeks still at odds on Cyprus

And Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias said there can be no solution to the four-decade division of Cyprus while Turkish "occupation" troops remain. The top...


Le Pen sighted at Trump Tower ahead of French elections

Le Pen's campaign chief of staff David Rachline said that she was making a private visit to NY. She was seen having a coffee in Trump Ice Cream Parlour. Her...


Whistler snowboarder survives avalanche with airbag

A odd whirring sound kicks in thanks to Oye's Black Diamond airbag pack , a backpack that inflates to keep its wearer safe in an avalanche situation. In a horr...


Passing driver saves Arizona cop from ambush, shoots and kills suspect

The Trooper was attacked after he got out of his vehicle in the West Valley area to investigate a rolled over auto. "I don't know that my trooper would be al...


Christmas clothing cheer for M&S

M&S shares rose by as much as 6 percent to a six-month high after Thursday's update and were still up by almost 2 percent at close to 347 pence at 0954 GMT (4:5...


Young British backpacker dies in Australia as plane crashes down onto beach

Pilot Les Woodall, 62, is in a serious condition with a head injury and broken leg, as well as suspected chest and abdominal injuries. The passengers of the p...


Facing the needle, Dylann Roof says 'I had to do it'

The same jury that convicted Roof then took only three hours today to decide whether he will face life in prison or the death penalty. Those charges also come w...


Daesh blamed after attacks in and around Baghdad kill at least 23

All officials spoke on condition of anonymity as they were not authorized to release information. The attacks in and around Baghdad, which are believed to hav...


Why the world should be watching India's state elections

Young Akhilesh Yadav is the top choice to be the state's next CM, with 33% of the respondents backing him for the job. The Congress is likely to get six perce...


Man who escaped from detention facility is captured

MA state police and the USA marshal in Rhode Island said James Morales was captured in Somerville, about an hour's drive north of the privately run Wyatt Dete...


Rep. Kathleen Rice votes against Nancy Pelosi for House leader

The cringey video sees Ryan turn to Cal - who's holding the most fire dab of 2017 so far - and stare at him, confused. The teen raised his elbow to get his prop...


Indonesia Has Suspended Military Cooperation With Australia

As reported Wednesday, Indonesia's defence force has officially suspended cooperation with Australia, due in part to an investigation into teaching materials an...


'We'll See' About Meeting With Taiwanese Leader

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen will transit through Houston and San Francisco during her January visit to Latin America, her office said on Friday. More detail...


JonBenet Ramsey's brother sues CBS over documentary concluding he was killer

The child beauty queen was found dead in the basement of her family home in Boulder, Colorado 20 years ago. "As far back as 1998, law enforcement authorities ...


Rogue seal quelled in suburban Tasmania

He's optimistic that any damage to the cars can be repaired. Oof. Seals are beyond hilarious, but we've never felt sorrier for an inanimate object than we hav...


Beijing opposes Taiwan provision in U.S. defense bill

Taiwan has said the aircraft carrier skirted waters outside its eastern air defence identification zone. "We should always be maintaining our combat alertness",...


With two games left, Patriots look to finish season strong

Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan visited Bowles in the hospital while Caldwell ran the practice walk-through. The win moves the Patriots to 13-2 on the ...


Browns finally win, but RGIII hurt and No. 1 pick in jeopardy

The offense stalled in the fourth quarter after Robert Griffin III left due to a concussion, but the defense never let up. Additionally, the defense did its p...


Turkish cleric denies any involvement in assassination of Russian ambassador

At the press conference, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that " Turkey and Russian Federation will work together to find out who was behind th...


Turkish soldiers killed, 55 wounded in auto bomb explosion

Specifically, the bus carrying off-duty soldiers and civilians was hit by an explosion outside Erciyes University, when a vehicle loaded with explosives went ...


US says it will work with Duterte after latest outburst

Duterte had previously also called for the scrapping of the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement - which was signed in 2014, ratified by the Philippines Congr...


Exemption from tax given to only registered political parties

Also, the declarations under new black money disclosure scheme to be kept absolutely confidential. As per the scheme, taxes will have to be paid first and the...


Arctic Chill Today, First Widespread Snow Friday Night

Temperatures Thursday night into Friday morning are expected to feel as if they are well below zero due to the wind chill. The Arctic air blowing through NY a...


Rumour: Megan Fox linked to Poison Ivy in Gotham City Sirens

And in a way, isn't that the most important thing of all? She had just the right amount of insane partnered with raw power that she made it seem easy to bring H...


The Polar Vortex Has Returned to North America

A storm system will race along the dividing zone between milder air to the south and Arctic air to the north into the early weekend, spreading a messy mix of sn...


US withholds aid, calls Duterte killing boasts 'troubling'

Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman said De Lima or any person can file an impeachment complaint against the President any time. During the 20 years he was mayor of Dav...


Read Alan Thicke's touching tweet about life and death from 2012

Jason Seaver, he wrote the themes song for two other vintage TV gems, The Facts of Life and Diff'rent Strokes , also singing the latter. Alan Thicke pa...


Facebook Introduce High-Quality Live 3D-360

It would be interesting to see how marketers and advertisers will use Facebook's live 360 video to reach consumers as the demand continues for engaging, immer...