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Nov 26 2016

Romney said to be serious about secretary of state job

Beyond Mattis, the top names on the guest list Sunday were Republican New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, who was recently ousted as the leader of Trump's transition team...

Nov 26 2016

IS shelling kills 7 civilians in eastern Mosul

Tal Afar lies about 60 km west of Mosul on the main road to Syria. Iraq-led forces have been fighting for almost a month to liberate Mosul, last major stronghold and capi...

Nov 26 2016

Donald Trump: Nigel Farage will be great Britain's ambassador to the US

It's extremely rare for an incoming U.S. president to ask a world leader to appoint an opposing party leader as ambassador . Trump's suggestion "highlights the curre...

Nov 26 2016

Trump aide notes opposition to Romney in Cabinet

Democratic presidential nominee former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton listens to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speak during the third US presidential...

Nov 26 2016

Rain expected today, clearing for Thanksgiving

The National Weather Service reports there is a slight chance for rain this afternoon in eastern Nebraska with a high hovering around 40 degrees. Sunday's forecast ca...

Nov 26 2016

Amber Alert issued by Vancouver Police

Brian Montague said at a news conference on Friday. Hanley is in police custody. The Amber Alert program has been in place for about a dozen years in BC and in that t...

Nov 25 2016

Brown urges Trump to reverse Steve Bannon appointment

Bannon is now seen as an icon of the alt-right movement. While Democrats have expressed interest in working with Trump on an infrastructure package, fiscal conservatives...

Nov 25 2016

Pakistan says death toll from Indian shelling rises to 11

Pakistan rejected the allegation as "baseless". But Swarup pointed out then that India had received no official confirmation from Pakistan about it. "He (Pakistan DGMO)...

Nov 25 2016

US OKs Airbus sale of over 100 planes to Iran

OFAC's permit is granted to Airbus Group SE at a time when US President Barak Obama is in final months of his administration. President-elect Donald Trump has threatened ...

Nov 25 2016

Tom Brady misses second straight day of practice with knee injury

I don't feel like I'm a spring chicken anymore. I'll be 34 tomorrow. Looks like we'll just have to wait and see. RB Matt Forte has 458 yards from scrimmage in last four...

Nov 25 2016

Myanmar pursues ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims: UN official

Some refugees told CNN they suffered rape, torture, or saw their homes burned down and family members executed. Bangladesh has also been unwilling to accept them. "Our ...

Nov 25 2016

Bye bye Nancy? Will anti-establishment fervor take down Nancy Pelosi?

Pelosi cracked that Russert didn't ask that of Mitch McConnell. "How bad does it have to get?" the Ohio Democrat said Monday on Fox News . Do they have a better chance...

Nov 25 2016

Thunderstorm Triggers Freak Asthma Outbreak in Australia, Killing Four

Posner said , "What happens is, people with only mild asthma, or who have never had such a large pollen exposure before, are often not on the anti-inflammatory drugs or ...

Nov 25 2016

Trump To Nominate South Carolina's Haley As US Ambassador To UN

South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham praised his home-state governor as a good choice and said in a statement that he looks forward to working with her on "overdue reform...

Nov 25 2016

Pakistani air force chief warns India against full-scale war

Pakistan's DGMO informed about civilian casualties on his side caused by Indian firing at the Line of Control. Before the firing by the Indian Army, Pakistan had report...

Nov 25 2016

Kentucky football game shooting leaves 2 dead

The four survivors suffered non-life-threatening injuries, Mitchell added. The four injured have been transferred to area hospitals. No suspects had been arrested in co...

Nov 25 2016

Black WV teen's shooting death investigated as a hate crime

Police say he was shot in Charleston by William Pulliam who showed no remorse, telling investigators "that's another piece of trash off the street". People on Twitter c...

Nov 25 2016

Israel skeptical of Trump's lofty promises

Earlier in the day, Netanyahu had issued a statement in which he said that Trump is a "true friend" of the State of Israel. A former Likud minister called on the Israel...

Nov 25 2016

Trump win could give Israel freer hand with Palestinians

A pro-Palestine activist who supports Israel Apartheid Week and BDS is running to be Union of Jewish Students president, alongside two other contenders. Both approaches f...

Nov 25 2016

11 killed in Aleppo as Russian Federation launches multiple airstrikes in Syria

His government said on Tuesday it was striking what it called "terrorist strongholds" in Aleppo . The Obama administration has been aiding what it sees as moderate opp...