Two people reported dead, others hurt in tornadoes in Southeast Alabama

The National Weather Service (NWS) office in Birmingham, Alabama tweeted that it could confirm at least eight deaths in Lee County and added that the toll was likely to rise, saying that there were "many injured & still missing". The National Weather... More..

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UNSC blacklists Osama bin Laden`s son
by | Monday, March 04, 2019

UNSC blacklists Osama bin Laden`s son

Bin Laden had his citizenship removed on February 22 by royal decree, the Saudi newspaper said, quoting the kingdom's interior ministry. As the leader of Al Qaeda , Osama organised deadly attacks against the...More..

OR man survives chilly ordeal by eating hot sauce packets
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

OR man survives chilly ordeal by eating hot sauce packets

Mr Taylor, who regularly goes off-roading in his 4WD, told his rescuers that his auto became stuck in deep snow on a United States Forest Service road late on Monday. Jeremy Taylor told officials after his resc...More..

Thousands of Algerians call on Abdelaziz Bouteflika to step down
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Thousands of Algerians call on Abdelaziz Bouteflika to step down

Arabic language media reported on Saturday that Bouteflika's health had deteriorated to critical condition causing doctors at the Swiss medical facility to cancel a planned operation and move him to intensive c...More..

PG&E Repeatedly Delayed Safety Work on Power Line Suspected in California Wildfire
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

PG&E Repeatedly Delayed Safety Work on Power Line Suspected in California Wildfire

Financial pressure has been mounting on PG&E since October 2017, when a series of wildfires ravaged Northern California , killing 44 people. The company has taken a total of $14.0 billion in pre-tax charges ...More..

Massive Search For Missing Little Girls In Humboldt County
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Massive Search For Missing Little Girls In Humboldt County

The sheriff said the girls were found near Richardson State Park, about 1.4 miles south of their home in Benbow. "Caroline Rose Carrico is 3'6" tall, weighs 40 pounds, has hazel eyes and blonde hair with br...More..

Taliban target army corps, killing 23 soldiers - 3/2/2019 11:15:53 AM
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Taliban target army corps, killing 23 soldiers - 3/2/2019 11:15:53 AM

Recently, Ghani has also announced the grand consultative Jigra in the month of March in order to hear the views and opinions of people about peace talks with the Taliban. He said the Taliban has already opened...More..

'Very Clear' That Donald Trump 'Obstructed Justice,' House Judiciary Chair Says
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

'Very Clear' That Donald Trump 'Obstructed Justice,' House Judiciary Chair Says

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler on Sunday said Democrats will do whatever it takes to reveal the results of special counsel Robert Mueller's probe and will request documents from dozens of...More..

Irish PM says hard Brexit on March 29 unlikely
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Irish PM says hard Brexit on March 29 unlikely

The Irish backstop - the "insurance mechanism" aimed at providing a hard border in Ireland - has been the key sticking point for many opponents of the deal in Westminster. "I've got no problem with the European...More..

Shamima flees camp after IS bride backlash
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Shamima flees camp after IS bride backlash

According to the Sun's report, other Jihadi brides in the camp were growing increasingly frustrated with Miss Begum for her willingness to talk to worldwide media and for showing her face on camera. Shami...More..

India, Pakistan exchange heavy border fire
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

India, Pakistan exchange heavy border fire

Some Indian opposition leaders have asked the government to share evidence of the strikes. Separately, a police official in Rawalakot, speaking to Al Jazeera on condition of anonymity, said that a man had b...More..

Venezuela's Guaido visits Ecuador to build pressure on rival
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Venezuela's Guaido visits Ecuador to build pressure on rival

The Treasury Department sanctioned six Venezuelan security officials earlier on Friday, whom it said were " obstructing " humanitarian aid deliveries last weekend. "As for USA plans to provide weapons to mili...More..

Trump Gives American Flag a Hug as He Walks on CPAC Stage
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Trump Gives American Flag a Hug as He Walks on CPAC Stage

Williams, who had a black eye, told Fox News that the men objected to a sign that said "Hate Crime Hoaxes Hurt Real Victims". Williams said if Trump kept defending them, they would keep defending him. "I'm in...More..

Somali militants held civilian hostages in Mogadishu attack: minister
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Somali militants held civilian hostages in Mogadishu attack: minister

Somalis walk near a destroyed building after a vehicle bomb in Mogadishu, Somalia, Thursday Feb. 28, 2019. The attack on the hotel came the same day that US forces said they carried out an air strike that kil...More..

In a summit first, Kim Jong Un takes USA media questions
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

In a summit first, Kim Jong Un takes USA media questions

Yonhap news agency said that the clock on the Korean Peninsula's security situation has "turned back to zero" and diplomacy is now "at a crossroads". US President Donald Trump and North Korea's leader Kim...More..

Pompeo assures Philippines of U.S. protection in event of sea conflict
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Pompeo assures Philippines of U.S. protection in event of sea conflict

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday that the United States is committed to ensuring the South China Sea remains open to all kinds of navigation and that " China does not pose a threat" of closing th...More..

Trump fires up the right with sometimes-profane attacks at conservative gathering
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Trump fires up the right with sometimes-profane attacks at conservative gathering

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) annual meeting at National Harbor near Washington, U.S., March 2, 2019. On Friday, Vice President Mike Pence spoke...More..

Protest erupts after anti-Muslim display at W.Va. Capitol
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Protest erupts after anti-Muslim display at W.Va. Capitol

Not far away were cardboard cutouts of President Donald Trump, signs for "Trump Pence" and displays featuring West Virginia Republicans. "Upon learning about the sign , we immediately asked this exhibitor to r...More..

UK's Labour suspends MP who said party 'too apologetic' on anti-Semitism
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

UK's Labour suspends MP who said party 'too apologetic' on anti-Semitism

Mr Coppard, who refused to stand for election past year after the anti-Semitism row, tweeted: "I know that the 40 members who voted to ignore the genuine concerns of the Jewish community and good people fro...More..

Huawei units plead not guilty to US trade secret theft
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Huawei units plead not guilty to US trade secret theft

Huawei issued a statement on Weibo saying they weren't involved in the video's production. The lyrics were written by Li Youroung, a former member of the People's Liberation Army's song and dance troupe and Z...More..

Northern California River Floods 2000 Buildings
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Northern California River Floods 2000 Buildings

The Oakville Grade Road between the Silverado Trail and the Napa River is now closed, while a number of homes in St. Helena are at risk from flooding. The office says three people tried to reach the man by driv...More..

Washington state governor joins Democratic presidential hopefuls
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Washington state governor joins Democratic presidential hopefuls

Inslee from a picture, and what they thought about his running platform. He focused most on climate and environmental issues; in 2007 he published " Apollo's Fire: Igniting America's Clean Energy Economy ", a b...More..

Trudeau to shuffle cabinet after vacancy left by Wilson-Raybould
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Trudeau to shuffle cabinet after vacancy left by Wilson-Raybould

The bribery is alleged to have occurred between 2001 and 2011. Company executives have been lobbying fora " deferred prosecution agreement ", which in effect allows them to pay a fine in lieu of a criminal pr...More..

Impactful Snow Storm Heading Our Way Sunday
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Impactful Snow Storm Heading Our Way Sunday

Three-to-six inches north and west of Boston, the farther away from the storm, the lower the snow totals. The blue area is our transition zone. Expect temperatures in the middle 30s. Otherwise, mostly cloud...More..

USA military says airstrike in Somalia kills 26 al-Shabab
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

USA military says airstrike in Somalia kills 26 al-Shabab

People stand near damaged buildings after a suicide auto bomb exploded, targeting a hotel in a business center in Maka Al Mukaram street, Mogadishu , Somalia March 1, 2019. Shortly after the detonation, at lea...More..

Backed Syrian forces resume assault on IS
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Backed Syrian forces resume assault on IS

It said earlier on Thursday it had freed 24 of its fighters held by IS in Baghouz but gave no details about how they were recovered. The SDF, the main Kurdish led-partner of the US-led coalition against IS in...More..

Abhinandan meets Sitharaman in hospital day after his return
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Abhinandan meets Sitharaman in hospital day after his return

Salute. Vande Mataram", she tweeted. Five Indian security personnel were killed Friday in a gunfight after troops laid siege to a house where militants were hiding in Handwara district. Besides Pulwama, India...More..

by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Search resumes for 2 European climbers missing in Pakistan

The two mountaineers, Daniel Nardi from Italy and Tom Ballard from United Kingdom, who were attempting to summit Nanga Parbat through a new route, went missing from Camp-4 at 6,300 metres altitude on February...More..

Sully, H.W. Bush's service dog, has new job helping wounded vets
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Sully, H.W. Bush's service dog, has new job helping wounded vets

Sully joined the Facility Dog Program at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center . Afterwards, he was fitted with a "military uniform", a new vest he will wear while working. According to Sisley, " Sully...More..

Pakistan's Envoy Blames US for 'Emboldening' India Amid Kashmir Escalation
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Pakistan's Envoy Blames US for 'Emboldening' India Amid Kashmir Escalation

For the past few days, the situation has been escalating between India and Pakistan , prompting the latter to close its airspace. Pakistani Ambassador to the US Asad Majeed Khan said that Washington's failur...More..

Pakistan bans Bollywood films amid India tensions
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Pakistan bans Bollywood films amid India tensions

Pakistan shot down two Indian Air Force planes in its airspace in Kashmir on Wednesday, a military spokesman said , adding that one Indian pilot had been captured. Gen. Asif Ghafoor said. India has yet t...More..

Chinese FM Lodges Protest Over Huawei CFO Extradition to US, Slams Canada
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Chinese FM Lodges Protest Over Huawei CFO Extradition to US, Slams Canada

USA prosecutors accuse Ms. Meng and Huawei of fraud to circumvent US sanctions on Iran. Meng was arrested at Vancouver International Airport late a year ago at the request of the us government. The Britis...More..

India to hand over Shakirullah's body to Pakistan Saturday
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

India to hand over Shakirullah's body to Pakistan Saturday

A Pakistani citizen on Friday filed a petition in the Islamabad High Court to stop the imminent release of the captured Indian Air Force pilot Wing Commander Abhinanadan Varthaman, saying he committed crime a...More..

Indian planes bomb Pakistan as Kashmir tensions escalate
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Indian planes bomb Pakistan as Kashmir tensions escalate

Last week, cinemas in Lahore's cantonment areas had halted the screening of Indian films. Pakistan immediately downplayed the airstrikes, saying no infrastructure was hit. "There are no casualties, there is...More..

Trump demanded top-secret clearance for Kushner: NYT report
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Trump demanded top-secret clearance for Kushner: NYT report

White House adviser Jared Kushner in August 2018. Kelly, who was ousted from his White House role in December, detailed the order in a contemporaneous memo written in May of a year ago, as did the White Hou...More..