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Winter session: Congress seeks President's intervention

Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs on Friday finalised the dates of Winter Session of Parliament. Spanning 22 days, the session will conclude on January...


Blue Alert Issued For Suspect In Texas State Trooper Shooting

A DPS trooper was shot and killed near Interstate 45 in Fairfield, TX around 3:45 Thursday evening during a traffic stop. "The suspect was identified as Dabrett...


Mueller Probing Jared Kushner's Efforts to Defeat Anti-Israel UNSC Resolution

Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner's failure to properly list foreign contacts on his national security clearance forms and his vast financial holdings ...


Hafiz Saeed's Release Reaffirms One's Belief in "Dog's Tail" Proverb

Mumbai attack mastermind and banned Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed will walk free tonight as the Pakistan government has decided not to detain him f...


Wichita police deliver Thanksgiving meals to people in need

The Brazos Valley is giving thanks and giving back this week. People unable to travel to the mission at 2822 Minnesota Ave.in Billings Thanksgiving Day can re...


Quick Take: Air China Grounds North Korea Route

China, the North's sole ally, rejected the new sanctions as "wrong" on Wednesday. The report adds: "Pyongyang repeatedly threatens both U.S. bases in the Asia...


Nebraska Regulators Approve Alternative Route for Keystone XL Pipeline

The officials were forbidden by law from considering the recent oil spill on the existing Keystone pipeline while making their decision. "While it isn't clear w...


Kendall Jenner becomes world's highest-paid model

The honorary title she snatched a relative of Kim Kardashian Kendall Jenner . Speaking about her career, the blonde-haired beauty said: "I realised, here I a...


You Can Soon Check If You've Interacted With Russian Trolls on Facebook

Facebook is among the tech giants that have recently come under fire for their lack of attention on Russian activity on their platform that may have tried to di...


Arizona Attorney General Brnovich Opposes National Park Fee Increase

The entrance fees for motorcycles would go from $25 to $50. Officials have extended the public comment period on the fee raise until December 22. ...


Russia Admitted about Radioactive Contamination over Europe in September

Air samples in the town of Argayash in late September-early October, for example, showed levels almost 1,000 times higher than those recorded in the previous mo...


Local tree farm ready for holiday season

Christmas tree retailers across Utah are struggling to stock their lots this year due to a complex but very real shortage of Christmas trees in the Pacific Nort...


US And Palestinian Leaders Are Playing A Diplomatic Game Of Chicken

The United States wants the Palestine Liberation Organization to keep its Washington office open and is in talks with Palestinian officials about the issue de...


Trump takes dig at Obama during turkey pardon

As they were finishing up, one man screamed, "are you going to pardon any people?" They have punny names again - "Wishbone" and "Drumstick". The turkeys, D...


Sounds not from missing Argentine sub

Argentina's navy says a noise detected in an undersea area on Monday did not come from a submarine that has been missing since last week with 44 sailors on boar...


Bomber kills at least 50 in Nigeria mosque

One of the police said that together with other believers inside the mosque penetrated 16-17-year-old boy wearing an explosive belt. The governor also called ...


Feds charge Iranian hacker with stealing HBO files

The high-profile hack played out publicly over the summer, as the unknown perpetrators leaked the script of an episode from the eighth season " Game of Thro...


Jana Novotna: Former Wimbledon champion dies aged 49

We have all been in that situation where you almost win but you can't quite do it and your opponent gets the better of you. She also won two Olympic silver me...


Transgender Day of Remembrance observed on Capitol Hill

Sunday night, dozens of people gathered for a special ceremony ahead of Transgender Day of Remembrance . For 29 years, the LGBT Life Center has been a truste...


Texas offers reward in border agent's death

A Customs and Border Protection spokesperson declined to offer any further details about the incident. Agent Rogelio Martinez and his partner were responding ...


Trump Tagged again DPRK as Terrorist Country

The step at least symbolically ratchets up the roiling standoff between the USA and North Korea over Pyongyang's program to develop nuclear weapons and intercon...


Hope for missing submarine as possible signal detected

Navy spokesman Enrique Balbi said the noises were detected "on the edge of the (Argentine) shelf where there is an average depth of 200 metres". The calls tha...


Israel has secret ties with 'many' Arab states, says Cabinet minister

Bahrain's foreign minister, Sheikh Khalid Bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, urged strong action by the Arab League against Iran. Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Ab...


15 killed in stampede for food aid in Morocco

Local media has reported the death toll is expected to rise, following the crush in Sidi Boualam, close to the city of Essaouira on the Atlantic coast. He also ...


Gujarat polls: Congress, PAAS reach agreement, Hardik Patel to make announcement tomorrow

The first phase of the polls in Gujarat will cover 89 constituencies in 19 districts while the second phase will cover 93 constituencies spread across 14 distri...


Tsunami warning after magnitude 7 quake rocks New Caledonia

The numbers have been revised by USGS from earlier reports, which placed the epicenter 68 km from Tadine and 25 km deep, and reported its magnitude as 7.3. A ...


Cop killer sought in Pennsylvania manhunt

The discovery came after an announcement that the reward offered for information leading to an arrest of the gunman rose to $40,000 on Saturday, as an intense m...


Female hamburglar's freakish McDonald's break-in caught on camera

The break in occurred on November 5 at 1 a.m.at the McDonald's in Columbia. Investigators began searching for Cross, who learned she was wanted and agreed to ...


York Salvation Army kicks off Red Kettle Campaign

The shifts don't require much more than just watching the kettles and saying hello to passersby, and all the setup and takedown is taken care of. "This season t...


Liberal's Fail Second Attempt To End Ontario College Strike

The strike, which began on October 15 and has now become the longest college strike in Ontario's history, affects more than 500,000 students provincewide, inclu...


SADC intervenes as Zimbabwe crisis rages on

Mugabe refused to resign under pressure from the military. The African country remains one of the poorest nations in sub-Saharan Africa and subject to hyper-i...


Russian Federation vetoes USA resolution on Syria chemical weapons use

Russia's veto came hours after President Donald Trump encouraged the U.N. Security Council to pass the resolution. The mandate of the Joint Investigative...


Hansraj Ahir: No one can stop India from wresting back PoK

Further stressing on the fact that India failed to acquire PoK even after 70 years, Abdullah said, "Today, they (India) claim it is our part". No one can stop...


World's biggest sovereign wealth fund proposes ditching oil and gas holdings

But the potential move by Norway's sovereign wealth fund is one of the most significant pledges yet, for a few reasons. The argument is simple: climate change h...


15th Dubai Airshow reaches order book of 113.8 billion USA dollars

The UK's aerospace sector will be one of the biggest beneficiaries, with orders announced this week by Airbus , Bombardier and Boeing reaching an estimated £...


Russian lawmakers approve bill targeting worldwide media

It specifies that the final decision in classifying mass media outlets as foreign agents should be made by the Justice Ministry. VoA and the Justice Ministry ...


Media Highlights Trump's 'Awkward' Water Bottle Moment

The day after returning from a 12-day journey to Asia, Trump delivered a more than 20-minute live address to tout his accomplishments on the trip. "They don't...


Yemen rebels vow escalation as Saudis look to relax blockade

The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen announced on November 5 that it was closing all points of entry to Yemen after Houthi rebels launched an Iran-manufactured ba...


Mattel Releases Hijab-Wearing Barbie Doll Modeled After Olympian

The new doll, which is the first barbie to wear a hijab, will be available starting in 2018. It's a Barbie " Shero " Doll with a Hijab honoring Olympian Ibt...


The Atlantic Caught Manipulating Quotes to Make WikiLeaks Seem 'Pro-Russia'

Previously on White House Apprentice , Congress continued its many different investigations into just how the Russians interfered in the 2016 U.S. Presidential...