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Nov 01 2016

Maggie Hassan to return lawyers' donations

Elizabeth Warren of MA; and South Carolina Republican Sen. Feingold said he met Michael P. Thornton, chairman of the Thornton Law Firm, during a lunch at the Boston law...

Nov 01 2016

Appalled Ban demands probe into Syria school attack

It added that Moon "calls for immediate and impartial investigation of this and other similar attacks against civilians in Syria". More than 26 people including 12 childr...

Nov 01 2016

Hollande vows to shut down growing Paris migrant camp

He was speaking two days after President Francois Hollande said that the camp, which sprang up in September, would be cleared: "We will do the same operation as in Calais...

Nov 01 2016

White House: No defense or criticism of Comey

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) seems to think so. Harry Reid accused Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey of violating an act which bars off...

Nov 01 2016

Mob Destroys Hindu Temples & Homes in Bangladesh Injuring Over 100

SP Mizanur blamed the Jamaat-e-Islami and its student wing Islami Chhatra Shibir for the attack. Bangladeshi Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal told India today that ...

Nov 01 2016

Lebanon's parliament elects ex-general Michel Aoun president

He rose through the ranks during Lebanon's 1975-1990 civil war to become the army's youngest-ever commander in chief in 1984. Aoun's popularity began to wane as he fought...

Nov 01 2016

Were Hurt in Deadly Halloween Party Shooting

Police in Newburgh said the shooting took place just before 1 a.m. Sunday inside the apartment building. Media reports a large crowd was drawn to the party. The light...

Nov 01 2016

Marco Rubio booed by Latino crowd in Florida

Meanwhile, in the Bay News 9/News 13 that shows Rubio up over Murphy 45 percent to 41percent, the poll was conducted by SurveyUSA from October 20-24 of 1,251 likely v...

Oct 31 2016

The Walking Dead: How Negan's Big Kill Compares to the Comics

The 50-year-old actor stars as the villainous Negan in the hit US zombie drama, and used his barbed wire covered baseball bat, nicknamed Lucille , to claim the lives o...

Oct 31 2016

Iraqi forces recapture 11 villages around Mosul

An Iraqi Christian prepares for the first Sunday mass at the Grand Immaculate Church since it was recaptured from Islamic State in Qaraqosh, near Mosul in Iraq on October...

Oct 31 2016

Italy PM says quake caused no deaths so far

Sunday's 10-kilometer deep quake demolished buildings, with tremors also felt in the capital Rome . A view of the town of Amatrice, with the bell tower visible at left...

Oct 31 2016

Two planes catch fire in similar incidents in US

The FAA said an American Airlines Boeing 767 aborted its takeoff after blowing a tire. The 161 passengers and nine crew members on Flight 383 to Miami used emergenc...

Oct 31 2016

Clinton chairman turns up heat on FBI

Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta called FBI Director Jim Comey's announcement about newly surfaced emails "unprecedented" and asked him to elaborate. "This letter i...

Oct 31 2016

Latest polls show Trump gaining ground on Clinton

Clinton is beating Trump, 44% to 40%, according to a Reuters/Ipsos online poll conducted between October 14 and Oct 20. But at a rally Friday in North Carolina, Trump...

Oct 31 2016

Pence Plane Skids Off Runway In Nail-Biting Close Call

Pence has told reporters that no one has been injured. But Thursday night's landing wasn't a joke. Following the incident, Pence tweeted, "So thankful everyone on our...

Oct 31 2016

Philippine, Japanese leaders sign military, economic deals

Reports from Duterte's Tokyo visit quoted the president telling Japanese and Filipino businessmen that maritime cooperation between their countries would continue, and ...

Oct 31 2016

BSF can give befitting reply to Pakistan: Rajnath

At least 25 Indian posts and over 18 villages were targeted along the worldwide border in RS Pura, Kanachak, Arnia, Akhnoor and Pargwal sectors of Jammu district. Gurna...

Oct 31 2016

Obama, Biden to campaign for Clinton in N Carolina next week

Obama also noted that her story, President Obama's story and Clinton's story exemplify the greatness of the country: "It's a country where a girl like me from the South S...

Oct 31 2016

What we know about the FBI's new email inquiry

Donald Trump opened a campaign rally in New Hampshire shortly after the release of the letter, which he announced to cheers from the crowd. "We've heard these rumors",...

Oct 30 2016

Syrian airstrikes on Aleppo amid intense clashes

Fierce fighting broke out around the northern Syrian city of Aleppo Friday as opposition groups announced a large-scale offensive to break Bashar Assad's almost two-mon...