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Дек 03 2016

Appeal on contested votes heard by NC election board

The three-member Durham board decided unanimously November 18 there was no proof the tally of 94,000 ballots was wrong although the results of tabulation machines for ear...

Дек 02 2016

Rescuers finish search of Indian train wreck, 127 dead

By some analyst estimates, the railways need 20 trillion rupees ($A399.32 billion) of investment by 2020, and India is turning to partnerships with private companies and ...

Дек 02 2016

Trump nominates Pence ally to oversee Medicare, Medicaid

The nomination by Trump was put out on the sidelines of announcing Congressman Tom Price as secretary for US Health and Human Services. The system's "consumer-driven de...

Дек 02 2016

Deadly storms add to drought, flood and fires plaguing South

In southern Tennessee , an apparent tornado also was responsible for the death of a husband and wife in Polk County, while an unknown number of others were injured, said...

Дек 02 2016

Syria: Israeli jets strike outside Damascus, no casualties

He did not specify the target. The reports state that no one was injured in the two attacks. The Syrian official made no reference to it. The Israeli military decli...

Дек 02 2016

OPEC to discuss 4-4.5% cut, excluding Libya, Nigeria

According to a statement from Iraq's foreign minister, they believe that OPEC should let the country increase their production without any reservations. International Bre...

Дек 02 2016

SoCal parking lot fight turns into demolition derby

It seemed like they were just trying to keep me in the parking lot and I was just trying to get out and I hit the fire hydrant", she recalled. Shabazz, a Las Vegas casi...

Дек 02 2016

Dam! Eager beaver knocks over store's Christmas decorations

Mary's County Sheriff's Office quipped on Facebook . "The suspect attempted to flee the area", the St. Mary County Sheriff's Office explained in a statement . Store e...

Дек 02 2016

Trump taps Price to lead HHS, plans 2nd meeting with Romney

The team did not respond to subsequent questions about it. A six-term congressman and orthopedic surgeon, Price has been a leading critic of President Barack Obama's he...

Дек 02 2016

Arrested German spy was a onetime gay porn actor

An Interior Ministry spokesman responded to the criticism by saying that there was "currently no indication that there are fundamental structural problems" at the domesti...

Дек 02 2016

Here comes the cold weather: Storm systems in forecast

The west and southwest facing slopes above 10,000′ could pick up a foot of snow, while lower elevations are looking at a few inches of snow between tonight and Monday . ...

Дек 02 2016

Man charged with plotting terror attack to appear in court

A 20-year-old Morganton man who was accused of plotting a mass killing in support of the Islamic State pled guilty in federal court Tuesday morning in Asheville. On or ab...

Дек 01 2016

Herculean effort needed to make Jill Stein's Pennsylvania recount a reality

The win gives the president elect 306 electoral votes to Hillary Clinton's 232. Trump's transition team did not provide any evidence to back up the president-elect's ...

Дек 01 2016

Thousands Flee Eastern Aleppo As Syrian Regime Forces Advance

East Aleppo-based journalist Zouhir al-Shimale told Al Jazeera that there was a "constant collapse" as rebel-held neighbourhoods continue to fall to government forces. Fo...

Дек 01 2016

Brazilian protesters call for embattled president's ouster

The announcement feeds a growing scandal over alleged misuse of power that threatens Temer's presidency only six months after he replaced a predecessor ousted from office...

Дек 01 2016

Thousands flee as Syrian army pushes into east Aleppo

The Russian air force contingent, providing military support for pro-government forces since September 30, 2015, are usually among the main factors that helped regime r...

Дек 01 2016

Slager to testify in own defense at motorist shooting trial

The defense played audio from Slager's conversations with dispatch to the jury. The trial entered its fifth week Monday and could go to the jury by the end of the week....

Дек 01 2016

What does Trump's education secretary pick mean for student loan debt?

It is still possible, but much harder. These protestors call themselves the Badass Teachers Association. The American Civil Liberties Union of MI called her stance on...

Дек 01 2016

Southern storms should ease drought, but fire threat remains

The weather service said severe thunderstorms, including wind gusts up to 60 miles per hour and a possibility of tornadoes, were possible from 7 p.m. Monday through 2 a.m...

Дек 01 2016

Erdogan discusses Syrian issue with Putin over telephone

Erdogan had said Tuesday at a meeting in Istanbul in support of the Palestinians: "We went in there to put an end to the rule of the tyrant Assad who carries out stat...