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Dec 08 2016

PM 'will publish plan for Brexit before Article 50'

Ten other Labour MPs have previously backed a motion stating that Article 50 must not be triggered until the Government has set out "the full proposals it intends to subm...

Dec 08 2016

Ohio Moves To Ban Abortion 6 Weeks After Conception

Similar legislation had been approved twice before by the state's lower house, but each time failed to be passed in the Senate. The House and Senate yesterday both ap...

Dec 07 2016

Russian Federation says Aleppo rebels will be 'eradicated' if they don't withdraw

The army said it had taken over areas to the east of the Old City including al-Shaar, Marja and Karm al-Qaterji, bringing them closer to cutting off another pocket of reb...

Dec 06 2016

Iraqi elite forces breakthrough allows for new Mosul push

The massive operation to retake Mosul was officially launched on october 17, but after initially swift battlefield successes, the progress of Iraqi forces later slowed ...

Dec 05 2016

Cost reductions, venue plans dominate Tokyo 2020 meetings

Los Angeles 2024 chairman Casey Wasserman claimed they had "deeply engaged" with the International Olympic Committee before releasing the figure, which came as a result o...

Dec 05 2016

Florida-Iowa on tap for Tampa's Outback Bowl

The Hawkeyes earned their opportunity with an 8-4 finish to the regular season, knocking off second-ranked MI 14-13, shutting out IL 28-0 and drubbing 17th-rated Nebraska...

Dec 05 2016

USA woman alleges gang-rape by five men in Indian capital

According to police, they were investigating a complaint from an NGO, through an email, stating that the USA citizen was gangraped by five men who entered into her room o...

Dec 05 2016

Monsef's dismissive response to committee report dims hope for electoral reform

Indeed, the Liberal members of the committee said the recommendations were rushed and too radical to impose at this time without engaging more Canadians. The committee wo...

Dec 04 2016

Federal lawsuit filed to block Wisconsin recount

Michigan's secretary of state estimated that the recount will cost as much as $5 million - about $4 million that Stein was required to pay under a formula that charged...

Dec 04 2016

Iraq disputes number killed in ISIS fight

In his first televised update since the offensive began, Lt. Gen. Abdul Amir Yarullah, who commands the ongoing operation, said Iraqi fighters had made significant progre...

Dec 04 2016

Japan's FM meets Putin in St. Petersberg

Petersburg on December 2, the Kremlin press service said in a statement on December 1. According to the Soviet-Japanese Joint Declaration of 1956, Russian Federation ...

Dec 03 2016

International Operation Shuts Down Massive Malware Network

The loss is estimated at 6 million euros (6.4 million USD) in Germany alone. European Union and USA officials say they have shut down a cybercrime group accused of stea...

Dec 03 2016

Putin Stresses Moscow's Need for Friends

But Putin warned that the Motherland won't back down if threatened: "We won't allow any infringement on our interests and neglect of them". "Cooperation between Russian...

Dec 03 2016

Is Western Michigan Cotton Bowl bound? Three things to know

No matter where he ends up next season, Fleck and his team have been on quite a journey. The Bobcats fell, 29-23, in a tight, taunt, thrilling MAC Championship Game on ...

Dec 02 2016

Baltimore police search for clues after 6 shot, 2 fatally

The armed shooter is still at large as he fled on foot from the scene after shooting several men and women standing in front of a convenience store, Baltimore Police sp...

Nov 30 2016

Missouri Democrats Cleaver and McCaskill join growing outrage over Bannon appointment

The appointment of this provocateur of hate as a leader in your White House is an immediate direct affront to religious and racial minorities, women, and generally Americ...

Nov 30 2016

Thousands Flee Eastern Aleppo As Syrian Regime Forces Advance

Government soldiers posted a video of themselves playing the drums in celebration on the outskirts of rebel-held areas, as leaflets were dropped, telling those inside t...

Nov 30 2016

Trump the dealmaker keeps any Cabinet decisions under wraps

Later in the day, Trump said his third wife and youngest son would join him in Washington "very soon, after he's finished with school". The comments were indications th...

Nov 30 2016

BJP sweeps Gujarat local bodies polls, PM hails victory

His Satara Vikas Front has won 22 seats while Nagar Vikas Aghadi of Shivendra Raje won 12 seats. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led by chief minister Devendra Fadnavis ha...

Nov 29 2016

Katie gets professional career off to a flying start

Taylor looked sharp as she landed head shots to the Pole, who had a record of 14 defeats from her 24 professional bouts. Huge pressure on her shoulders, not just to get t...