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NPR news chief resigns amid sexual assault allegations

An NPR spokeswoman said Oreskes was placed on leave after those allegations appeared in the Post . The two women were both journalists when the alleged incid...


Florida woman arrested for drink driving...on a horse

They responded to Combee Road near North Crystal Lake Road in Lakeland. Thursday afternoon, deputies say, a passerby noticed the female horse rider - later id...


Pakistan founder Muhammad Ali Jinnah's daughter Dina Wadia passes away at 98

She eloped with Jinnah and converted to Islam. Pakistan was born in 1947 out of that spat. She was buried in a Twelver Shia cemetery by a weeping Jinnah who w...


Two more IS 'stragglers' killed in Marawi

A ISIL flag, plastic sachets containing about 40 grams of suspected methamphetamine hydrochloride, a rifle grenade, a hand grenade, a 40mm grenade launcher, sev...


Trump has memory lapse over meeting about Russian officials

Asked if Sessions should amend his testimony before his committee, Grassley told CNN: "I'm looking into it". Earlier this year, Jeff Sessions , though, test...


Windsor Scores A Stand-Alone Cannabis Store

In a press release issued November 3, the Liquor Control Board of Ontario said the city will be among the first 14 municipalities to get a government-run, stand...


PDP Commiserates with Tinubu over Son's Death

Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola , said via his verified Twitter handle, "I am left shell shocked by the news of the demise of Jide Tinubu". Dogara pra...


Trump nominee withdraws from consideration for top USDA science post

A former Trump campaign official has withdrawn from consideration for a job at the U.S. Department of Agriculture after being pulled into the imbroglio over R...


CM congratulates Sikh community on 549th birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak

Birth Date of Guru Nanak Dev is also known as Guru Nanak Jayanti , Guru Nanak Gurupurab, or Guru Nanak's Prakash Utsav. Devotees visit Gurudwara to offer praye...


Suu Kyi makes quick visit to crisis-hit Rakhine state

Tillerson has previously urged Myanmar's military chief Min Aung Hlaing to help end violence in the Rakhine State and condemned the August attack by Muslim in...


Trump vows retaliation for NYC attack

Saipov was charged with providing material support to a terrorist group and committing violence and destruction of motor vehicles, resulting in death. Trump's t...


Bewley reminds constituents to enroll for health care

If health insurance is on your to-do list, it's time to start shopping. Open enrollment for health care plans through Your Health Idaho, the state's insurance...


Capitals' Ovechkin says support of Putin not political statement

Ovechkin said after the Capitals' game against the New York Islanders. The Washington Capitals player said on Instagram that he was creating "Putin's Team" ...


Child sex offenders will be identified on USA passports

The law is named for 7-year-old Megan Kanka, who was killed by a convicted child sex offender in New Jersey in 1994, and takes a more global approach to similar...


'Privilege to work under Modi': Ex-Trinamool MP Mukul Roy joins BJP

Kolkata: Capping months of speculation, Mukul Roy , one of the founders of the Trinamool Congress, on Friday announced he was joining the Bharatiya Janata Par...


Bhopal rape case: 4 police officials suspended, Superintendent of Police transferred

One of the policemen accused the victim of making up a "false filmy complaint". Returning from the Habibganj police station with her parents, the woman spotte...


Ex-Trump adviser Carter Page contradicts Sessions in testimony about Russian Federation trip

Jeff Sessions , who was chairman of the advisory committee and sat opposite Trump, ultimately nixed Papadopoulos' proposal, sources first told TheDC back in Aug...


Trump on Core State Department Vacancies: "I'm the Only One That Matters"

You've seen that, you've seen it strongly". (Oops. You get what Trump means, right?) "Frankly, if they said some of the things about Obama you would have politi...


Shooting in NYC; Man yells "Allahu Akbar"

In fact, "Allahu akbar " is recited more than 100 times a day in the five daily prayers performed by hundreds of millions of Muslims around the world. Regular ...


Iran accuses Central Intelligence Agency of spreading fake news through Bin Laden files

US intelligence officials and prosecutors have long said Iran formed loose ties to the terror group from 1991 on, something noted in a 19-page Al-Qaeda report ...


Sessions discusses national security following NYC terror attack

Sessions said. Saipov killed eight people and injured 12 on Tuesday when he aimed a rented Home Depot truck onto a Manhattan bike path, federal prosecutors sa...


Sheriff: Mom arrested in shooting deaths of two daughters

Hillhouse said Jacob Henderson then took the gun from his wife and held onto it until law enforcement arrived. Henderson was taken into custody at Henderson ...


Aadhaar linking: SC tells banks, telcos to mention deadlines

The government has said it has extended the deadline for linking Aadhaar with mobile numbers till February 6th and till March 31 for linking Aadhaar with ban...


Kenedy yawn puts Blues future in doubt

He is also said to have made examples of the un-named "worst offenders", with even unused substitute Kenedy incurring the irate Italian's wrath because of a yaw...


Kaine Urges Congress to Re-Authorize Children's Health Insurance Program

The House on Friday is expected to pass legislation to refinance the Children's Health Insurance Program and send federal funds to community health centers. Fre...


Israel uses fighters trapped in Gaza tunnel as "bargaining chips"

Muna Haddad, an attorney with the human rights group Adalah , stated in a petition to the high court that "rescue teams managed to come within 300 meters of th...


One killed, two injured during Starbucks shooting

Watkins died at the scene. A 12-year-old boy suffered a gunshot wound to the groin and was being treated at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chic...


Farmers central to efforts in food processing

India is witnessing World Food India 2017, an investment opportunity for world's food processing fraternity. India was ranked number 1 in the world in 2016 in g...


Person in Custody After Reports of Shots Fired in TriBeCa, Police Say

A source identified the suspect as Sayfullo Saipov . After hitting a auto, it rammed into a school bus. He was shot in the leg and apprehended by police. Many ...


U.S. carries out first strikes against Islamic State in Somalia

The United States said the strikes were carried out in coordination with Somalia's government. This includes partnering with the African Union Mission to Somali...