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Canadian defence spending among lowest in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

Trump rattled much of Europe when, during the presidential campaign, he repeatedly claimed that North Atlantic Treaty Organisation was "obsolete" and threaten...


Turkey vows 'tenfold retaliation' against Dutch Govt.

Turkey has hit back hard at the cancellations, with Erdogan angrily comparing moves by local authorities in Germany to stop the rallies to "Nazi practices". ...


Israel Advances In World Baseball Classic

Since the Netherlands held a 10-run lead after the seventh, Israel had three more outs to make a comeback. Those rules have already come into play and caused c...


Hope BJP's Uttar Pradesh govt works better than SP's: Akhilesh Yadav

The Bharatiya Janata Party won a record 325 seats in the state while Samajwadi Party ended with only 54 seats despite going into an alliance with another major ...


Judge delays legal challenge to Donald Trump's new travel ban

The Trump administration could have fought the decision in court but essentially let it stand while officials worked on a new travel ban that was created to avo...


Prannoy Roy's Analysis Of PM Modi's Gigantic Win

But in terms of sheer scale, the biggest election is taking place in India. "He is the hero of the Uttar Pradesh efforts of the party", Shah was heard telling...


FA Cup Match Report: Arsenal comes through with a decisive win

However, the Arsenal players responded with a 5-0 win against Non League side Lincoln City in the quarter-final clash thanks to an own goal and efforts from T...


High winds cause power outages

As of 4 p.m. Thursday, DTE Energy reported roughly 570,000 customers were still without power. Gov. Rick Snyder activated the state's Emergency Operations Cen...


FDA investigating after two deaths linked to listeria in cheese

The recall is for all lots of Vulto Creamery's Ouleout, Miranda, Heinennellie and Willowemoc soft wash-rind raw milk cheeses , according to the recall noti...


Turkish, US, Russian military chiefs hold surprise meeting

In a deal said brokered by Russia, Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces have taken over frontline positions from a US -backed militia in northern Syria. In a ...


State Department: US committed to alliance with S. Korea

But if more than three justices rule against impeachment, Park will regain her powers until the next regular presidential election on December 20. If the cour...


USA tech sanctions will rattle China's firewall

As a result of the violations, made by shipping components to North Korea and Iran, the company will pay a record total of $1.19 billion in fines. "With this ...


Vince The Rhino Brutally Murdered By Poachers At French Zoo

He came to Paris in 2015 with one of the zoo's other rhinos. A rhino horn can reportedly fetch up to $42,000 on the black market. They're extremely popular in C...


Little progress at Syria peace talks, but fresh negotiations planned

There's no underestimating what a huge step forward that is, as previous talks have rarely managed to get through to the end to finish in an orderly fashion, an...


Oil prices under pressure after historical high for United States crude stocks

This was before the cuts came into effect and must therefore be seen as a result of reduced non-OPEC production, in other words, OPEC's earlier market share str...


LeEco is downsizing but not leaving India

LeEco sells smartphones and televisions in India, being a global internet company. Chinese electronics major LeEco has laid off almost 80 percent of its emplo...


US Strikes Terrorism Targets In Yemen As War Against Al-Qaida Persists

The pre-dawn attack shook houses and awoke sleeping residents, many of whom fled in fear, as smoke billowed into the sky and explosions lit up the horizon, acco...


Trade surplus slumps to $1.3b in shock result

Annualised growth was 2.4 per cent nationally, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Also, analysts at Financial Derivatives Company Limited noted...


Judge agrees to release widow of Pulse shooter

In their motion, prosecutors said there is a presumption in the law for Salman to be held in jail since the crime involves terrorism, and that prosecutors need ...


Moscow Platform Continues Efforts to Build One Syria Opposition Delegation

UN Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura launched the latest round of talks last Thursday, but as in previous sessions there appears little prospect of the two sides m...


Caledon Seniors Centre serves up pancake brunch for Shrove Tuesday

Originally the idea was to use up all the household foods such as, sugar, milk and eggs. During my 1970's English childhood, buying a fresh lemon was seen as ...


AAPA Welcomes Ross the new US Commerce Secretary

Senate on Monday night. Breaking with Republican orthodoxy, Ross said the Trump administration will work quickly to redo the North American Free Trade A...


'Revulsion' as hippo dies after El Salvador zoo attack

That attack went unobserved, and it was only on Thursday, when zoo staff noticed Gustavito was behaving strangely, that they noticed his injuries. Even in El...


Friendship MBC to hold Ash Wednesday service

A Galway church is to offer a more modern way to give out ashes this Ash Wednesday - a drive-thru. - St. Mary's in Tuxedo Episcopal Church will take Ash Wed...


Kim Jong-nam was killed with nerve agent

Malaysian officials said they had the proof after finding VX residue on the face and in the eyes of Kim Jong Nam. Also Saturday, police confirmed that a raid ...


Petition calls on Obama to run for president in France

The slogan, of course: " Oui on peut ", French for "Yes we can". There's just one catch to their plan: To be president of France, you have to be French. In th...


US' Fox News features mysterious 'security advisor' from Sweden

Fox News's coverage of Sweden has become a subject of debate over the past week, after President Trump referred to "what's happening" in the country during a r...


GOP Rep. Darrell Issa Calls for Special Prosecutor in Russia Probe

Asked by Maher if it were 2012 and it was Romney's campaign that was hacked and Obama who had a lot of contact with Russian Federation if he would let the mat...


The People's Court Judge Wapner Dies at 97

Millions of Americans welcomed the retired Los Angeles judge, with his grandfatherly appearance, into their living rooms every weekday. The show had brought b...


Russian Federation appoints acting permanent representative to United Nations after Churkin's death

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Monday that he "learned with shock and sadness" of Churkin's death. "The head of state highly estimated Churkin's ...