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Saudi king replaces military chiefs in major shake-up

Fayyad al-Ruwaili will replace General Abdul Rahman bin Saleh al-Bunyan as chief of staff, while the heads of the kingdom's ground and air defense forces will b...


Netanyahu thanks Trump for fast embassy move

We are calling on all Muslim nations to confront Israel and to stop such decisions". Over the weekend, the United States announced it will officially move the...


11 people sickened after hazmat incident at Arlington, Va., base

The staff of the building in which the incident occurred was immediately evacuated as a preventive measure. It provides no additional details, noting that "un...


In Syria used chemical weapons, there are victims

NAN reports that health authorities in the opposition-held area on Sunday alleged that several people suffered symptoms consistent with exposure to chlorine gas...


Piyush Goyal, Devendra Fadnavis inaugurate new Elphinstone foot-over bridge

The Elphinstone Road overbridge will be inaugurated by a flower vendor, whose identity was not disclosed by Western Railway bosses till late evening. The Ind...


US top court declines to decide fate of 'Dreamers'

The US Supreme Court has declined a request from the Trump administration to hear arguments on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program . Tr...


Florida lawmakers call for suspension of Broward County sheriff after Parkland massacre

The next week, the department received a tip from a caller in MA who warned that Cruz was collecting guns and knives and could be a "school shooter in the makin...


Lions give Ezekiel Ansah franchise tag preventing him from hitting open market

In 2015, Ansah enjoyed his breakout season with 47 tackles and 14.5 quarterback sacks, which helped him to earn honors as second-team All-Pro from the AP. The L...


Former Bihar CM Jitan Ram Manjhi Quits NDA, Joins Mahagathbandhan

RJD's Tejaswi Yadav, the leader of the Opposition in Bihar Legislative Assembly, called Manjhi his "guardian", and said he "will get his due respect in our gran...


NC Lt. Governor Wants Graham Statue to Replace Aycock's at US Capitol

Missy Robertson, of A&E's 'Duck Dynasty, ' paid tribute to the late Rev. Billy Graham , during an appearance on FOX Business on Tuesday. Clinton and Bush sai...


Will the U.S. and North Korea hold face-to-face talks anytime soon?

Despite negotiations between the United States and North Korea not happening and the USA announcing new sanctions, the two Koreas held their first official ta...


Canadian Cocaine Smugglers Plead Guilty To Roles In Failed Cruise Ship Import

Two Canadian drug runners have pleaded guilty to smuggling $21 million worth of cocaine on a cruise ship into Sydney . The cocaine that the trio attempted ...


Ramaphosa cabinet reshuffle sees investor favorites return to run South Africa's economy

During Zuma's nine-year tenure, South Africa grappled with weak growth, ballooning national debt, depressed investor confidence and record unemployment. The P...


Militant killed in encounter

Security forces had launched an operation following information about the presence of terrorists in Hajin. The body of the militant was recovered along with a...


Oakland mayor warns undocumented residents of possible ICE raids

Oakland Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan criticized Schaaf's decision to publicly announce the possibility of ICE raids and said immigrant rights groups have adv...


Fulton teen charged with making threats to high school

In a press release, the district stated: "The Fulton Police have been on-site providing continual support". Events surrounding today's believed threats agains...


Lebanon's Hariri in Riyadh to meet King Salman, Crown Prince MBS

It did not say if Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman was present. According to Reuters , Hariri received an invitation from King Salman bin Abdulaziz for w...


Former Trump campaign advisor pleads guilty to charges in Russian Federation investigation

In his filing to dismiss the charges , Mueller writes "the government is moving to dismiss pursuant to a plea agreement", although he doesn't spell out any det...


Norway's Underground Doomsday Seed Vault Is Under Threat From Climate Change

Over 5,000 species of crop plants - like beans, potatoes, and rice - are now stored in the vault, although the vault is created to contain far more. Norway's go...


Prezzo facing "up to 100 site closures" under proposed CVA

The CVA process will reportedly be rolled out "in the next few days" and will involved landlords to secure rent reductions at Prezzo restaurants. According to...


In pics: Bijepur BJD in celebration mood

BARGARH :While only a few hours remain for the results of Bijepur by-poll to be declared, the Congress seems to be on the back-foot after senior leader Nira...


Trump reelection campaign manager Brad Pascale exposed in penny-stock scandal

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday hired Brad Parscale , the digital media director of his 2016 campaign, as the campaign manager for his 2020 re-election ...


Meghalaya Records 84.86% Turnout, Lesser Than 2013 Election

A total of 18,09,918 electors, including 9,13,701 females, will be eligible to exercise their franchise to decide the fate of 361 candidates - including 32 wome...


Wednesday forecast: Patchy drizzle with a wide range in temperatures

Highs will be in the low- to mid-40s and overnight lows will be in the mid-20s. We will need to monitor Wednesday night into Thursday morning closely for th...


Bridgewater Will Become a Free Agent

The Browns, of course, selected quarterback Johnny Manziel, bypassing not only Bridgewater but the actual best quarterback in that draft class in Derek Carr, wh...


Turkey's Erdogan criticised for "martyr" remark to young girl

Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan is set to go on a five-day official visit to four African countries starting Monday Feb. 26 . "She is ready for anything...


BSE waives off transaction charges in Sensex 30 stocks

All eyes are now on crucial macro data on the domestic front-the GDP for December quarter will be released on Wednesday. Mumbai: Stock exchange major BSE on...


Dollars benches basketball coach Lamont Smith after domestic violence arrest

Smith is married with two children, according to his official biography on USD's Website . He was accused of domestic abuse against a woman who says she was "i...


N elects Nawaz as 'Quaid for life', Shahbaz as interim president

In accordance with last week's court ruling, all of the PML-N candidates will have to run as independents because they were selected by Nawaz. Tuesday's move ...


Iran lauds United Nations vote for Russia-proposed resolution on Yemen

Nine votes and no vetoes from the five permanent council members - Britain, France, China, Russia and the United States - are required to adopt resolutions ...