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ISIS Claims Ohio State Attacker as 'Soldier'

Using the Arabic word for the global Muslim community, Artan added, "We are not weak". "As long as you have disaffected or alienated young people who are sear...


Dolly Parton heartbroken by wildfires torching her hometown

The Dollywood Smoky Mountain Cabins were among the locations cleared under the order, but firefighters have so far been able to keep the blaze from spreading to...


Wildfire leads to mandatory evacuations for Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Three people were killed. "TEMA encourages residents in Sevier County to stay off mobile devices, unless it is an emergency , to prevent outage", said a statem...


Civic poll results should be eye-opener for Opp: BJP

Although the BJP won many of these towns in the 2014 Assembly election, after two years and in the backdrop of Maratha agitation, Fadnavis wasn't sure of victor...


Syrian army regains full control of Northeast Aleppo

Ever since it joined the uprising four years ago, eastern Aleppo tried to make itself a model for a Syria without Assad. The Russian Defense Ministry said Mon...


Acting Ohio State officer praised for killing attacker

With almost 60,000 students at its main Columbus campus, Ohio State is one of the nation's largest universities. The attack began Monday morning around 10 a...


George Orwell's 'Animal Farm' is children's book for Shilpa Shetty

Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty has been ridiculed for saying children should read George Orwell's Animal Farm to learn to care for animals. Tweeple began twee...


Here's What Shilpa Shetty Has to Say About Her 'Animal Farm' Gaffe

The actress was quoted by an English daily in which she said that reading the Lord of the Rings and Harry Potter will cultivate the imagination and creativi...


Modi asks BJP MPs, MLAs to submit bank acct statements

Kumar. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked BJP MPs, Ministers and MLAs to submit their bank account statements between November 8, the day he announced t...


Man tries to jump into Lok Sabha chamber

Ms Mahajan admonished them for displaying placards, saying it was against the Rules of the House. Earlier today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with ministe...


Final popular vote tally does not alter outcome

It's been more than two weeks since the 2016 presidential election, but the final results from MI are in: Donald Trump won by 10,704 votes. Woods, Gutzman a...


Hundreds flee for government-held districts in Aleppo

Masaken Hanano was the first district the rebels took in the summer of 2012 in a move that divided the city into a rebel-held east and a regime-controlled west....


Refugees' resettlement: Australia announces "one-off" deal with US

We have not set a number on it. It is not known what the arrangements will be for families that are now split, with members in Australia and in detention. The...


Britain urges Pakistan, India to resolve Kashmir crisis

The belligerent targeting of the ambulance which was rescuing those injured in the attack on the bus, was dubbed as a blatant violation of International Humanit...


Cuba's Fidel Castro, who defied US for 50 years, dies at 90

The leader of the communist revolution and Cuba's former president Fidel Castro has died at the age of 90, state TV reported on Saturday. Barack Obama becam...


Chinese yuan weakens to new 8-year low against United States dollars

The market is still dominated by bearish attitude of the yuan in the long run. Currently, U.S. dollars are overwhelmingly used for settlement in trade and cro...


Myanmar pursuing 'ethnic cleansing' of Rohingya: UN official

On Wednesday, the Bangladesh foreign ministry summoned Myanmar's ambassador to express "deep concern" over the military operation in northern Rakhine state. Tho...


Bangladesh to send back Rohingya fleeing Myanmar unrest

The violence is the most serious since hundreds were killed in communal clashes in Rakhine in 2012, and poses the biggest test yet for the eight-month-old admin...


House Republicans to Obama: Take no more action on Iran

This was the second time since the nuclear deal was signed that Iran was found to have exceeded the heavy water limit - in February, Iran had 130.9 tons of th...


Trump's pick for Justice Dept could influence immigration

If confirmed, Sessions would succeed Attorney General Loretta Lynch, the first African-American woman to serve as the nation's top law enforcement official. "Th...


Missouri's Damarea Crockett arrested for marijuana possession

The arrest comes hours after Mizzou's 63-37 loss to Tennessee. According to KOMU.com, "MUPD officers arrested Damarea Crockett at 4:17 a.m. after they fou...


Tim Ryan to Challenge Pelosi as Democratic Leader

According to Fox News Chief Congressional Correspondent Mike Emanuel on Special Report , "Congressman Tim Ryan , is challenging Nancy Pelosi saying Democra...


Donald Trump Jerusalem's mayor reminds President-elect of promise to relocate US Embassy

Embassy to his city. According to Vimont, the French plan was all about helping Israel and Palestine return to negotiations and not about imposing some concrete...


Russian officials were in contact with Trump campaign, diplomat says

Later other security experts found evidence that a server in Trump Towers was secretly communicating with Russia no a regular basis using methods familiar to Ru...


"Retaliation" suspected in airport shooting

He says Buie resigned from Southwest Airlines in April 2015 and that investigators believe he shot and killed 52-year-old Michael Winchester on Tuesday in ret...


Flynn offered key national security post

Still it is hard to put aside the image of Flynn seated next to Russian President Vladimir Putin at a Moscow gala hosted a year ago by the Russian propagandists...


Japan's PM Abe meets Trump, says confident can build trust

His visit came after concerns arose from several of Trump's statements during the run-up to the election, which included a pledge to stop the Trans-Pacific Pa...


Jawans Killed, 3 Injured in Ongoing Encounter in Assam

The area is home to a big army deployment and troops began hunting for the attackers with the help of local police and paramilitary forces. When the IED explode...


China bans population fat shaming North Korea's lone Apple fanboy

The nickname for Kim Jong-un is reportedly popular among younger Chinese internet users at a time of ongoing frustration with their perpetually erratic, nuclear...


Tennessee Unemployment Rate Up To 4.8 Percent in October

Columbus was among seven metro areas to see lower first-time unemployment claims year over year, with 56 fewer people seeking assistance. Andy Condon, directo...