Mother of 18-year-old killed by LA police speaks

Officers from the Metro Division were on a routine patrol at 1:40 p.m. when they spotted a auto with paper license plates at Western Avenue and 106th Street that they suspected was stolen, Sgt. "This is a critical point in relations between the polic... More..

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by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

U.S. military confirms IS used chemical rocket to attack troops

The town's proximity to Iraqi supply lines reaching Qayyara airbase further north, which will be used as a logistics hub for the push on Mosul , lends it strategic importance. While the change may seem simply ...More..

Pakistan demands worldwide probe into Uri attack, says Aziz
by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Pakistan demands worldwide probe into Uri attack, says Aziz

Meanwhile India can provide clear evidences of Pakistan's complicity to all major global fora, including the UN. The adviser said that as usual, India blamed Pakistan for the massacre, but later it was proved t...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Malaysian flight MH17 downed by Russian-made missile- Investigation team

A Dutch-led investigation has concluded that Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine two years ago by a missile fired from territory controlled by Russian-backed rebels. Investigators sai...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Aleppo bombers will have to 'answer before God': pope

Over 250,000 civilians are thought to be besieged in the rebel-held sector of Aleppo, where intensive bombing by regime forces and their allies has killed hundreds of people since a ceasefire collapsed last wee...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Allardyce resigns as England football manager

Alan Pardew , Eddie Howe and Steve Bruce are high on the list of bookmakers' favorites to be the next England coach, yet none of them have managed a so-called big club in the Premier League or coached a tea...More..

Typhoon Megi to make landfall in China tomorrow
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Typhoon Megi to make landfall in China tomorrow

Typhoon Megi will be the third typhoon to smash Taiwan in September. No injuries or deaths had been reported. More than 14,700 people were evacuated in Taiwan, while millions lost power and hundreds of thou...More..

Pentagon chief urges Southeast Asia security cooperation
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Pentagon chief urges Southeast Asia security cooperation

Several nations in the region, including Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore are also concerned about the return of jihadists from the Middle East as the Islamic State (IS) group loses territory in Iraq and Syria...More..

Services sector shrugs off Brexit result
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Services sector shrugs off Brexit result

The deterioration was due, in part, to a widening in the trade deficit and an increase in remittances overseas. There are hopes that a more competitive pound will help boost demand for exports and reduce spen...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Brussels warns it may DESTROY any UK Brexit deal

During a speech in Manchester on Thursday, the minister said he plans for the United Kingdom to become an independent member of the World Trade Organisation (WTO). It is possible that May could use her opening ...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Colombia signs peace deal with the Farc rebels

The pair signed the 297-page document with a pen made from a bullet casing as the crowd cheered "long live Colombia, long live peace". Fifteen heads of state, including Raul Castro of Cuba, the host nation fo...More..

Pakistan 'completely rejects' Indian claim of cross-border strikes
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Pakistan 'completely rejects' Indian claim of cross-border strikes

Speaking to CNN on Thursday, a resident of Indian-administered Kashmir, Mushtaq Ahmad Chaudhary, said border residents had not forgotten the horror of having shells and bullets raining down on their communiti...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Kerry holds out hope for Syria truce despite violations

After months of negotiations, the United States and Russian Federation agreed on September 9 to call for a ceasefire, the delivery of aid and the joint targeting of Islamist rebels in Syria . An AFP correspo...More..

In Post-Debate Interview, Trump Again Criticizes Pageant-Winner's Weight
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

In Post-Debate Interview, Trump Again Criticizes Pageant-Winner's Weight

Alicia Machado , who won the crown in 1996, has accused Mr Trump - whose company owned the Miss Universe pageant until previous year - of calling her " Miss Piggy " and " Miss Housekeeping ", and publicly humil...More..

Mosul Offensive Against ISIS Set to Begin, Says French Defense Minister
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Mosul Offensive Against ISIS Set to Begin, Says French Defense Minister

Meanwhile, French radio station RTL reported that as many as 24 warplanes will participate in Friday's operations with sorties every three minutes. The aircraft carrier arrived recently to this territory as...More..

Pakistan to ask Interpol to extradite Brahamdagh Bugti: Nisar Ali Khan
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Pakistan to ask Interpol to extradite Brahamdagh Bugti: Nisar Ali Khan

He is the grandson of Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti, a Baloch nationalist leader killed by the Pakistan army in 2006. The home ministry is in favour of giving Bugti a long-term visa as has been done with Bangladeshi a...More..

by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Supreme Court to Decide Disparaging Trademark Case That Could Affect Washington Redskins

Patent and Trademark Office on the grounds that its name was offensive. In the case of The Slants , founder and bass player Simon Shiao Tam says the band's name is created to reclaim a term that has al...More..

Senate Ices Bill Blocking Arms Sale to Saudi Arabia
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Senate Ices Bill Blocking Arms Sale to Saudi Arabia

Overriding a presidential veto in US required a two-thirds vote in both the House and Senate. In a letter to the State Department, the European Union delegation to the United States called on President Ob...More..

Gabon's President Bongo seeks National Unity
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Gabon's President Bongo seeks National Unity

However, it said that it could not do a full recount because all the votes were burnt instantly after they were counted at the polling stations. The court's verdict set a broader margin of 11,000 ballot paper...More..

Iraqi troops push Islamic State militants from key northern town
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Iraqi troops push Islamic State militants from key northern town

However, there are concerns that not enough planning has been done for how to manage the city, which is Iraq's second-largest, if and when ISIL is expelled. Assisted by our friends in the global community, we s...More..

by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

North Korea vows in UN speech to strengthen nuclear forces

He accused USA and South Korea of conducting massive "nuclear war exercises" aimed at "decapitation" of the North Korean leadership and occupation of its capital Pyongyang, while a call a year ago by North Kore...More..

Mayawati Attacks PM Modi; Says He Is Misleading People By Advising Pakistan
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Mayawati Attacks PM Modi; Says He Is Misleading People By Advising Pakistan

Modi named Afghanistan and Bangladesh as other countries in the region that were also suffering because of terrorism emanating from Pakistan. The Ministry of External Affairs on Tuesday said the Foreign Secre...More..

Probe: Malaysian jet downed by missile launcher from Russian Federation
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Probe: Malaysian jet downed by missile launcher from Russian Federation

Investigators did not blame Russian Federation directly but said that the Buk was transported from Russian Federation into Ukraine and later smuggled back. "This puts an end to all of Russia's attempts to dis...More..

by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Trump's Comments About African-Americans Set Off Another Firestorm

On Trump's quest to win over African-American voters, Obama quipped: "Well, we do have challenges, but we're not stupid". Of the Tulsa case, Trump said Wednesday that he saw the video of the shooting and call...More..

by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Ex-ally: Christie seemed happy about gridlock

At the same September 11 event, then-Port Authority Chairman David Samson joined the three men and told Christie that Fulop was trying to reschedule a meeting, according to Wildstein. "That came across clearl...More..

by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Oil Prices Fall Amid OPEC Meeting

At this stage, the discussions are about freezing (oil production). Amid mixed views on the likelihood of OPEC action, Dave Ernsberger, global head of oil content at S&P Global Platts, told the forum the dema...More..

Markandey Katju 'offers' Kashmir & Bihar to Pakistan, faces flak
by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Markandey Katju 'offers' Kashmir & Bihar to Pakistan, faces flak

We offer you Kashmir, but on the condition you also take Bihar. Hitting out on Katju, Tejaswi said the state of Bihar may be lacking in resources but it did not give Katju the free hand to humiliate Bihar. ...More..

by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

3 in custody in California triple slaying

After the killings, police said the Yosts' daughter, 17-year-old Katlynn Goodwill Yost , was missing . At about 8:21 a.m. Saturday, police dispatch received a call from a child "indicating that her parents ...More..

Thai police seek ID on dismembered body found in freezer
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Thai police seek ID on dismembered body found in freezer

The initial charges against the two are hiding a dead body and possessing a weapon without permission and possessing fake passports. Thai police added that during the raid, one of the suspect's fired at one o...More..

Dollar sways versus yen and euro, U.S. presidential debate awaited
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Dollar sways versus yen and euro, U.S. presidential debate awaited

The International Monetary Fund said on Monday that a new monetary policy framework adopted by the Bank of Japan marked "progress", but stuck to its view that the central bank won't be able to hit its ambitious...More..

by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Mall shooting suspect: 'Creepy,' multiple arrests, disputes

Mike Hawley of the Island County Sheriff's Office. Police described Cetin's demeanor when apprehended as " zombie like ", and said he was unarmed. Cetin, who immigrated to the United States from Turkey, is...More..

United States consortium signs $10 bn gas deal with Jordan
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

United States consortium signs $10 bn gas deal with Jordan

NEPCO put the validating reasons behind the deal as part of its strategy to diversify energy resources in light of disruption in Egyptian gas supply to the country. The deal comes despite widespread disapproval...More..

Leicester need better case for their defence against Porto
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Leicester need better case for their defence against Porto

I fancy Leicester to win this; however, their record of having kept only three clean-sheets in eight games this term suggests backing a home win with goals for both teams and +2.5 goals is good value at 15/4 an...More..

Hindu outfit workers in TN being targeted: BJP
by | Monday, September 26, 2016

Hindu outfit workers in TN being targeted: BJP

Barely a few days earlier, on Monday night, another Munnani functionary was hacked to death by a gang in Dindigul , another town near Coimbatore . Hindu Munnani state president Kadeswara C Subramanium issue...More..

by | Monday, September 26, 2016

US welcomes India's move to sign Paris climate deal

Modi made the announcement at a meeting of his Bharatiya Janata Party's leaders in the southern Indian town of Kozhikode, but gave no further details. Germany's commitment brings the deal a step closer to reali...More..