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Dec 31 2018

At least two die in Russia’s high rise apartment collapse, say reports

The blast took place at 4am local time on Monday (23:00 GMT) in the southern city of Magnitogorsk, RIA said . An entire section of the 12-storey residential building c...

Dec 29 2018

Patrick Shanahan named acting Secretary of Defense as of January 1st

Irritated with the criticism and fallout from Defense Secretary Jim Mattis' resignation, President Donald Trump on Sunday pushed the Pentagon chief out the door two m...

Dec 29 2018

Koreas hold groundbreaking ceremony for rail, road border connect

The two Koreas on Wednesday launched a project to reconnect rail and road links severed since the 1950-53 Korean War, but actual construction can not start while sancti...

Dec 29 2018

Migrant boy, 8, dies after being detained in government custody

Catarina Gomez via AP This Dec, 12, 2018, photo provided by Catarina Gomez on December 27, 2018 , shows her half-brother Felipe Gomez Alonzo, 8, near her home in Yalambo...

Dec 29 2018

Suspect in California Cop's Slaying Apprehended Following Manhunt

Richardson said he appreciated the many tips to investigators into Singh's shooting, but he lamented that people want to remain anonymous in these situations. "We are s...

Dec 29 2018

Two Vietnamese Tourists Killed in Greater Cairo Bus Attack

Police found a large number of weapons and ammunition as well as bomb-making materials at the raid sites, the statement said. "Information was received by the national ...

Dec 29 2018

SPOTTED: Pelosi Relaxes During Gov't Shutdown at Expensive Hawaii Resort

Trump is now demanding $5 billion in funding for his proposed wall along the U.S. -Mexico border, but Democrats are only willing to give up to $1.6 billion for border se...

Dec 28 2018

Blue light from power plant explosion causes confusion in New York City

Use promo code ANAL PROBE #bluelight'. After the power came back on, he got a text message. Someone else added: 'Sort of depressing to know that the apocalypse will beg...

Dec 28 2018

Saudi King Salman reshapes country's political and security affairs council

King Salman also ordered the creation of a Saudi Space Agency, chaired by his 62-year-old son Prince Sultan bin Salman, who heads the Saudi tourism agency and flew aboar...

Dec 28 2018

After False Reports on Trump’s Troop Visit, Media Pivot to Negative Coverage

And announce . we're going to use it as a site from which we'll conduct combat operations in other nations. You just got one of the biggest pay raises you ever recei...

Dec 28 2018

Trump doubles down on Democrats about shutdown

She said President Trump "will not sign a proposal that does not first prioritise our country's safety and security". The only rational conclusion is that the Democrat pa...

Dec 28 2018

Bright, flashing light spotted above New York City; Transformer explosion reported

One commenter said: "Can someone explain why the sky in Brooklyn was lightning top bright blue?" As we were watching it, it was like somebody turned off the power and it ...

Dec 27 2018

We give Israel billions, it can defend itself in Syria

They travelled there unannounced "late on Christmas night" to thank troops for "their service, their success and their sacrifice", it said. After brief remarks to offic...

Dec 27 2018

Iraq Officially Declares Christmas Day A National Holiday

He encouraged all to remain fruitful to the course of Jesus Christ during the Yuletide and not to indulge in any negative behavior that would create problems for society....

Dec 27 2018

Putin: Russian army to deploy new hypersonic missile system

As Russian state-run news agency Sptunik reported , Russia's President Vladimir Putin declared the test a success and, now that testing has completed, the system wil...

Dec 27 2018

Thousands evacuated after 'loud crack' in Sydney tower

Residents at Sydney's Opal Tower high-rise have described the chaos of being forced to evacuate the 38-storey building on Christmas Eve after feeling it move. A r...

Dec 27 2018

Mattis' Resignation Will 'Leave a Mark' on Trump — CNN's Mike Rogers

As recently as September, he dismissed talk of his departure as "rumor" and said he had no plans to retire. But Trump chose to hasten the process, announcing Sunday on ...

Dec 25 2018

Meghan Markle and Kate arrive at church TOGETHER

Kate Middleton was spotted shopping in a British discount store on Saturday, just two days before Christmas Eve. "It's the time of year to reflect on how precious ...

Dec 25 2018

Scenes of destruction from the Indonesian tsunami

Tourists were also affected during the long holiday weekend ahead of Christmas. Earlier, in the year 2004, a much bigger Tsunami wave in the Indian Ocean, triggered by ...

Dec 25 2018

Israeli govt falls, early elections called for April

Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu said President Recep Tayyip Erdogan "should not preach to Israel" after the Turkish leader warned young Turks on Saturday: "Do not kic...