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Leaders approve refugee document at UN

In addition to its human rights engagements, the declaration includes commitments to increase support for countries hosting large numbers of refugees, to boost ...


'Pipe Bomb-Style Device' Explodes Along Military 5K Run In Seaside NJ

The blast occurred about 9:35 a.m. near the boardwalk in Seaside Park , along the route of the Seaside Semper Five Marine Corps Charity 5K , according to the ...


Abu Sayyaf frees Norwegian hostage

Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende confirmed Sekkingstad's release and said he was in contact with Dureza. Kjartan Sekkingstad was the last of four hosta...


Israel has 200 nukes all pointed at Iran: Colin Powell

Congress focusing on the Iranian nuclear deal, he wrote that Iran would never use a nuclear weapon if it was able to develop one. An aide to Powell , a ret...


Mulayam Singh breaks silence over family rift, assures reappointment of Gayatri Prajapati

Shivpal , who resigned last night as a minister and as state party unit head, today said he continues as UP party chief and is preparing for electoral challenge...


Federal intervention on oil pipeline project unprecedented

In their joint statement , the three US departments said they would schedule meetings with Native American leaders to discuss how the federal government can ...


EU should expel Hungary over treatment of migrants, Luxembourg minister says

Asselborn ominously warned that Hungary is only a few steps away from issuing shoot-on-sight orders to its border guards and that anyone trying to scale the fen...


Bayern routs Champions League debutant Rostov for new record

Three-time victor Carlo Ancelotti has dined at the top table with six clubs, first employers Reggiana being the sole side that he didn't partake with, and he ...


Good news for wildlife lovers! Giant panda no longer an 'endangered' species

But the WWF , whose logo has been a panda since 1961, celebrated the panda's re-classification, saying it proved that aggressive investment does pay off 'w...


Operation Euphrates Shield to continue: Turkish PM

The strikes included areas in and around Tel Ali, and Turkish media claimed that Turkish-backed rebels, linked to the Free Syrian Army (FSA), had captured the r...


Japan calls for 'united and clear' UN message to North Korea

U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power said North Korea's actions showed its "blatant disregard" for its global obligations and "its willingness to provoke and to t...


Speed boat crash in Massachusetts leaves 1 dead, 1 critical

TAUNTON, Mass . (AP) - Authorities say three speed boats collided during a race on a MA lake, leaving one driver dead and two others injured. At approximately 1...


Top Saudi cleric 'to skip annual hajj sermon for health reasons'

Hundreds of thousands of Muslims from around the world have started gathering in the Saudi Arabian city of Mecca ahead of the annual Hajj pilgrimage. 10 de se...


Duterte: I'm no fan of US

President Rodrigo Duterte has expressed confidence that he was able to push for the country's and the Filipino people's national interests during the two-day As...


Nearly 1.5 million Muslims begin hajj

Pilgrimage to Mecca is one of the five pillars of Islam and undertaking it is considered an obligation for Muslims at least once during their lives, if they c...


California tightens climate change rules under bills signed by governor

Brown said at the bill's signing in a park in Los Angeles. AB 197 has made a legislative committee to work on policies relating to climate change to assist in...


Filings due Friday on DFL suit to remove Trump from ballots

Under Minnesota state statutes , major parties need to supply the name of the party's presidential and vice presidential nominees, the names of ten nominated e...


Syria's al-Qaida announces commander killed in airstrike

The US-led coalition, Russian Federation and Syria have been conducting airstrikes against foreign-sponsored militant groups operating inside Syria. Unconfirm...


China loomed over Obama's final pivot to Asia

The encounter "consisted of pleasantries" between the two before the gala dinner of the Association of South East Asian leaders meeting here this week, accordin...


Obama meets with Philippine president despite "SOB" slur

It's the last of 10 trips Obama paid as president to Asia, where Obama lived as a youngster with his mother in Indonesia. Mr Andanar was unaware if Mr Duterte...


Russia: Israel, Palestinian leaders agree to meet for talks

The allegations, first reported by Israel's Channel One television on Wednesday, surfaced as Russian Federation pressed ahead with an offer by Putin, made las...


110 people stuck on Month Blanc cable cars in Alps

Helicopters rescued 65 of the 110 riders trapped in the Chamonix region near Mont Blanc earlier Thursday, a local government official with knowledge of the oper...


Putin and Obama fail to find deal to end bloodshed

Obama added that now the gaps have not been closed in negotiations between Russian Federation and the United States in a way that they think would "actually wor...


Delta Computer Outage Reportedly Cost Airline $100 Million

Rudman Errol M holds 7.27% of its portfolio in DAL for 208,710 shares. Delta Air Lines makes up approx 0.35% of Convergence Investment Partners's portfolio.New ...


Pope offers pizza lunch to 1500 poor after Mother Teresa canonization

For her, life was Jesus. Rita Ora performed at the Vatican last night, as part of a vigil for the canonisation of Mother Teresa. In honour of Mother Teresa'...


Philippines denies crisis with USA after Duterte insults Obama

He aimed a vulgarity at the President, which the White House could not stand for. "Son of a whore, I will curse you in that forum". "And I think it's very impor...


Iran President Says 'Vital' to Restore Pre-Sanctions Oil Output

It would "make oil production cost effective and beneficial for OPEC members", while keeping pressure on the group's rivals. OPEC kingpin Saudi Arabia and Rus...


Tropical Storm Newton flooding the Southwest

Hurricane Newton, a Category 1 storm with maximum sustained wind speeds of 90 miles per hour, made landfall on the Baja Peninsula earl on Tuesday morning near...


May taunts 'laughing stock' Corbyn in PMQs clashes

The Opposition leader had claimed the train service was "ram-packed" and hit back against Virgin Trains' suggestions. Thats why Im pleased that house buildi...


Beloved Ferguson Activist Was Fatally Shot And Found In A Burning Car

Upon learning of Seals death, other activists took to social media to share their condolences. Seals, who is also known as King , shared his own story of r...