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Pakistan Supreme Court Rules Nawaz Sharif Can't Head His Own Party

It citied articles 62 and 63 of the Pakistani Constitution, which state that a disqualified individual can not lead a party, Pakistan Today reported. Accord...


Mnangagwa says fair elections a 'tribute' to Tsvangirai

A public funeral ceremony was held Monday for the late Zimbabwean opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai who died in South Africa last week after a long battle w...


Syria war: Pro-government forces enter Kurdish-held Afrin

Turkish troops then shelled the area and Turkey said it had forced the pro-government fighters to retreat . Syrian pro-government forces have entered the...


Fresh tensions between Israel, Gaza militants unlikely escalate into large-scale conflict

This was the worst clashes between Israel and militants in Gaza since the end of the large-scale Israeli military offensive in 2014, analysts noted. Trump's c...


Attorney who whitewashed Tymoshenko prosecution charged with perjury

Van der Zwaan was charged with "willfully and knowingly" making "false, fictitious, and fraudulent statements and representations" to federal investigator...


'Never happened': Donald Trump denies assaulting accuser inside Trump Tower

Crooks came to New York City from a small town in OH, where she was salutatorian of her high school class. President Donald Trump denied Tuesday that he ass...


Kvitova beats Muguruza in Qatar final to get back into top 10

I could not really dream of it. "It's a very special feeling to be back". The trophy marked her 22nd career tournament victory. However, she received no suc...


Edmonton man charged with making threats against Justin Trudeau

It is seen as merely a family vacation and meant to appeal to his voter bank in Canada. Photo: PTI Punjab CM Captain Amardinder Singh will meet the Canadian P...


A Trump in White House, a Trump on sales trip to India

A few years ago, I had said that it would become our largest because I believed in the market, I believed in the people and the relationships that I was able ...


Trump takes last spot in experts' presidential rankings survey

The seven greatest presidents, according to respondents, remained unchanged from the same survey's results in 2014, the previous time it was taken. Professo...


Schools on lockdown after student shot himself in Ohio

A seventh-grader from Jackson Memorial Middle School was hospitalized after apparently shooting himself in the men's restroom at around 8 a.m., Jackson Township...


Thumb Theft in Philly Becomes International Incident

The statues featured in the Franklin's " Terracotta Warriors of the First Emperor " exhibit are some of thousands discovered in China's Xi'an city in 1974 by ...


Senate Hopeful Mitt Romney On Immigration, Russia And Guns

President Trump tweeted his support for Mitt Romney Monday night saying, "Romney has announced he is running for the Senate from the wonderful state of ...


Ohio State to pay coordinators more than $1M each

After struggling to start off conference play, the Wildcats have garnered a 4-3 record in their last seven contests, including a nine-point home win over No. In...


US, Russian officials dispute reports of Russian casualties in Syria

The Russian contractors had no air cover or mobile air defense to protect them during the fighting, according to two Russian sources, as reported by Bloo...


Saudi- Ethiopia Declares State of Emergency

However, in 2015, months of anti-government demonstrations spread across Ethiopia , leaving hundreds dead and prompting parliament to declare a 10-month state ...


Under fire, Kelly makes changes to White House security clearance process

Russian Federation already looking to interfere in 2018 midterms Dems pick up deep-red legislative seat in Missouri Speier on Trump's desire for military parad...


Olympic snowboarder breaks neck on scary fall

His goggles popped off his helmet from the astounding impact, and he laid there for a few minutes while everyone raced past to finish the race. Austrian snowb...


Oil near one-week high on weak dollar, stocks rally

WTI gained 4 percent this week after losing almost 10 percent last week. Oil rose towards $65 barrel yesterday, supported by Saudi Arabia's comment that it ...


Steve Bannon Met With Robert Mueller's Team For Two Days This Week

Like his first appearance in January, Bannon was reported to have cited "White House privilege", while refusing to answer a large number of questions by the...


Pakistan officially bans two charities linked to 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed

Keen to avert worldwide sanctions, Pakistan has quietly amended its anti-terror laws to include Hafiz Saeed-linked Jamaat-ud-Dawa and Falah-i-Insaniat Foundatio...


Zimbabwe to pay Tsvangirai funeral expenses

The family through his wife has confirmed news of his sudden demise, with MDC party Vice president saying he will be remembered for his fearless fight of democr...


Kozhikode: CPM leader among 6 arrested for assaulting pregnant woman

On the day of the incident, a person named Syedhalavi and a few others went to their house and said that they had a problem with her husband, Siby Chacko Thenum...


Five Milwaukee chefs nominated for James Beard Awards

Liu is one of 20 semifinalists from Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee for the Best Chef: Southeast award. The restaurant was previ...


Oxfam admits 'serious error' after re-hiring man sacked over Haiti misconduct

The British charity has come under sharp criticism for its handling of allegations that staff members hired prostitutes in Haiti following the devastating 201...


Map: Here's how much snow MA could get on Saturday

But by Saturday , snow is likely. Today's forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with a high of 58 and winds 26 to 31 miles per hour with gusts as high as 47 ...


Alex Bowman captures pole for NASCAR season-opening Daytona 500

Stenhouse is the most recent victor at Daytona when he won his second Super Speedway race in a row during the 2017 Coke Zero 400. Elliott also seeks to win hi...


Oxfam scandal fallout sees 'small number' of Australian donors withdraw support

Fearing that not every detail of the #Haiti accusations have been "disclosed" by the charity, the #Charity Commission in the United Kingdom has launched an inqu...


Int'l conf. for Iraq reconstruction kicks off with large participation

The three-day Kuwait International Conference for the Reconstruction of Iraq began here on Monday. About $22 billion USA will be required in the short term ...


United States woman wakes up with British accent

The British accent is the latest in her weird string of voice changes after she fell asleep with a headache, and she's understandably frustrated. Speaking...


Russia Will Try to Interfere in 2018 Midterms, US Intelligence Agencies Say

The new details add to the further complications in the administration's response to handling Porter's resignation amid allegations of domestic abuse. Russian F...


Bomber gets life in prison for NY and NJ attacks

Given a chance to speak, Rahimi, shackled at the ankles, portrayed himself as a victim, saying he came to America as a 7-year-old boy with no hatred for anyone ...


I like the Obama portraits

It's also been revealed that the backdrop on the 44th president's portrait - by artist Kehinde Wiley - is filled with symbolism of his upbringing. What else...


Rand firms as investors wait to see if Jacob Zuma will go

Ruling African National Congress ( ANC ) has given President Jacob Zuma 48 hours to resign from office, warning that if he fails to comply he would be for...


USA drone destroys Russian tank in eastern Syria's Deir el-Zor

Veale refused to go into details about the possible make-up of the militia, saying they would "not speculate on the exact make-up of the Syrian pro-regime force...