Wednesday December 13-th, 2017

Erdogan: Turkey Determined to Play Role in Ousting ISIS From Iraq's Mosul

The Turkish state is not a tribalistic state. Tensions between Turkey and Iraq continued to escalate Wednesday as Iraq's prime minister rejected Turkish claims that their forces must be included in an operation to retake the militant-held city of...

The EU's signature free trade deal is on life support

A huge free trade deal between Europe and Canada is on the brink of collapse. Speaking after her meeting, Freeland said, "It's time for Europe to finish doing its job". "If you are not able to convince people that trade agreements are in their in...

Clinton reiterates support for late-term abortion in final presidential debate

Instead, he sounded a lot like former Republican Senator Rick Santorum when he said he hoped the judges he'd appoint to the Supreme Court would overturn the Roe v. "Well, that is not what happens in these cases", Clinton retorted. Now you can say ...

53 killed in Cameroon train derailment 53 killed in Cameroon train derailment

I looked back and the wagons behind us left the rails and started rolling over and over. Its still not clear what cause the train to jump the tracks. It remains unclear whether that played a role in the accident. The train accident took place hou...

Top EU lawmaker intervenes to try to save Canada trade pact Top EU lawmaker intervenes to try to save Canada trade pact

Canadian Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland walked out of talks with one of Belgium's regional parliaments on Friday, saying the European Union was "not capable" of signing an agreement. In an interview aired on Belgian television, Canada's trade minis...

US Probing Cyber Attacks On Twitter, Amazon, Other Websites

The firm, Dyn Inc., said its server infrastructure was being hit by a distributed denial-of-service attacks , which work by overwhelming targeted machines with junk traffic. The company confirmed that a second DDoS attack took place at 11.52 a.m...

West Indies crumble after Misbah's near miss West Indies crumble after Misbah's near miss

West Indies battled hard to gain a foothold in the second Test with Pakistan , only to undermine their good work by losing two wickets in as many overs at the end of day two. Samuels tried to break the shackles briefly when he hit Shah for three bo...

Duterte's visit to China lauded as win-win, conducive to regional peace Duterte's visit to China lauded as win-win, conducive to regional peace

I can not do that. "Severance is to cut diplomatic relations", the president explained. On Friday, White House press secretary Josh Earnest criticized Duterte's words, saying they could potentially strain relations between the USA and the Philipp...

Powder mailed to Clinton campaign not harmful

The suspicious substance was found by two interns at an office in Manhattan where mail is received at around 5.30pm. Although the letter tested negative for containing anything harmful, CNN reported the Brooklyn building's 11th floor was evacua...

Syrian government opens new Aleppo corridor for evacuations

Aleppo's civilians are also being prevented from leaving the eastern, rebel-held part of the city through the corridors, Lavrov added. The leaders of Europe's two biggest economies also dangled the threat of sanctions, hours ahead of an European Un...

Donald Trump and Mike Pence to hold Saturday rally in Cleveland

Albright said. Pence also addressed voter fraud and the criticism Trump has received for focusing on it. Pence stopped short of saying this election is rigged. Constitution when discussing what she would like to see in a new Supreme Court justi...

Daesh attacks Kirkuk, power plant to temper Mosul assault

Iraqi army soldiers raise their weapons Thursday in celebration on the outskirts of Mosul, Iraq. A curfew was imposed in Kirkuk in the wake of other attacks, security sources said. Two hundred families from Samalia village and 350 families from Naj...

Lack of security halts Aleppo evacuations

But there was no sign that civilians or rebels were heeding calls to leave, with Damascus and Moscow accusing opposition fighters of preventing evacuations. On the diplomatic track, a United Nations human rights council meeting in special session in ...

Bomb during police raid in Turkey's Gaziantep wounds several Bomb during police raid in Turkey's Gaziantep wounds several

The town is named in one Hadith - or saying by the Prophet Mohammed - as the site of the climactic battle between Muslims and non-Muslims before the end of the world. Four settlements near the town remain under Islamic State control. Turkish Foreig...

NYC police probe why stun gun wasn't used in fatal shooting

She was struck in the torso and transported to Jacobi Medical Center, where she was later pronounced dead. About 10 minutes later, Barry entered the apartment to investigate and found Danner armed with a pair a scissors, according to cops.

Assad refuses to approve UN Aleppo aid amid intense airstrikes

In an interview with Komsomolskaya Pravda released Thursday, Assad said Aleppo was effectively no longer Syria's industrial capital but taking back the city would provide important political and strategic gains for his regime. Military options ...

Palace: Don't interpret Duterte's 'separation' from US

When asked if China was taking these remarks seriously, Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said that Duterte is the president elected by the people of the Philippines and his foreign policy choices must be respected. However, the Ph...

Cong leader Rita Joshi joins BJP Cong leader Rita Joshi joins BJP

However, the former UP congress chief was of the opinion that she has better potential to be projected as a Brahmin chief ministerial face than Dikshit. Another Congress leader Sanjay Jha said the party could do without such "ideological turncoats". ...

Was Varun Gandhi honey-trapped by arms dealer? Was Varun Gandhi honey-trapped by arms dealer?

Gandhi is no longer on the defence consultative committee and BJP sources said documents or information of classified nature are not usually shared with members of the parliamentary panel. He said the so called "emails and photos are fabricated as I ...

Trump says he respects women and this is how the crowd reacted Trump says he respects women and this is how the crowd reacted

But it's not an apt comparison for a couple of reasons. The argument reached the US Supreme Court, which put a stop to the recount. Almost all of Clinton's supporters said candidates should pledge to accept the results. "I'll confess I felt a sma...

U.K. sends warships to watch Russian ship in English Channel

A Ministry of Defence spokesman said: 'When these ships near our waters we will man-mark them every step of the way. Russia's defense ministry said on October 10 that the country was poised to transform its naval facility there into a permanent base....

In Syria Hollande, Merkel slam Russian Federation on Aleppo, leave sanctions open

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said the halt should help pave the way for foreign-backed militants to leave the eastern parts of the city. "This is not a friendly port call". "This is the continuation of war by diplomatic means", he said. ...

Trader's Buzzers - McDonald's Corporation, (NYSE:MCD), Radian Group, (NYSE:RDN) Trader's Buzzers - McDonald's Corporation, (NYSE:MCD), Radian Group, (NYSE:RDN)

On the company's financial health, McDonald's Corporation reported $1.45 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06 according to the earnings call on Jul 26, 2016. Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis ...

SUM hospital fire tragedy SUM hospital fire tragedy

Bhubaneswar: Union Health Minister JP Nadda will visit Odisha to take stock of the situation arising out of Sum hospital fire tragedy that happened on Monday evening. But, prima facie, I found some serious issues, inc-luding violation of safety prot...

New Debate Day Polls: Trump's Up One, Down 7, or Down 15

Tens of millions of voters are expected to tune in to the debate that starts at 9 p.m. EDT (0100 GMT Thursday). "He's going to have to talk about issues effectively and not get down in the mud, and he needs to talk about jobs". And so, I'd advise Mr....

German Police Say Syrian Planning Attack Was Nabbed By Fellow Refugees German Police Say Syrian Planning Attack Was Nabbed By Fellow Refugees

A 22-year-old terror suspect from Syria was nabbed after a almost two-day manhunt in Germany after being found tied up by a fellow countryman, according to reports. The suspect, 22-year-old Jaber Albakr, had started to prepare an "attack with Islamis...

Trinamul MP Abhishek Banerjee injured in road accident near Singur Trinamul MP Abhishek Banerjee injured in road accident near Singur

Abhishek, nephew of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, sustained serious injuries on Monday when his auto hit a towing van at Ratanpur, about six km from Singur on Durgapur Expressway in Hooghly district. Soon after his SUV reached Singur on...

Liberation of Iraq's Mosul must be followed by dialogue: United Nations

The massive operation launched on Monday is expected to take weeks or months. In Berlin, German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere said efforts to combat the IS group in Iraq and Syria won't increase the risk of attacks at home, noting that "the ...

Pixel Launcher [APK Download] Now Available on Google Play Store Pixel Launcher [APK Download] Now Available on Google Play Store

The Pixel smartphone has a 5-inch screen while the XL has 5.5-inch screen but both phones slightly resemble the iPhone. If you opt for 128GB you're looking at £699 for the Pixel and £819 for the Pixel XL. Users of Pixel phones will have the bes...

UNESCO adopts controversial Jerusalem resolution UNESCO adopts controversial Jerusalem resolution

Unesco chief Irina Bokova also criticised the draft resolution , saying "different peoples worship the same places, sometimes under different names". Six nations (including the US, Germany and Britain) voted against and another 26 abstained. In a ...

Advance On Mosul Continues As Aid Groups Brace For Civilian Casualties

Turkey says the troops are training Iraqi fighters to help retake Mosul from the Islamic State group, and that they are there with the permission of the Iraqi government. "We will be (present) on the ground and we will be at the table", Erdogan said....

Sanders, Warren considered as Clinton's running mate

An email from Hillary Clinton's campaign chair John Podesta released in the recent WikiLeaks dump reveals a group of potential running mates considered by Clinton's campaign. The email, sent this past March, includes a supposed list of vice preside...

Commons vote to ratify Brexit very likely, says No 10 Commons vote to ratify Brexit very likely, says No 10

Eadie was speaking in front of a panel of three judges defending the government against a legal challenge brought by several plaintiffs, including fund manager Gina Miller, who say lawmakers must be given a vote on the decision to push the exit butto...

French court OKs Calais migrant camp closure, amid NGO fears French court OKs Calais migrant camp closure, amid NGO fears

Faith leaders and aid workers were on hand to welcome and assist them. The Bishop of Croydon said that being back with loved ones is the start of a long healing process. A view shows makeshift shelters, tents and containers where migrants live in w...

Judge who jailed El Chapo killed in ambush outside home Judge who jailed El Chapo killed in ambush outside home

Addressing the annual meeting of the International Union of Magistrates, Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto condemned the murder and ordered the federal Attorney General's Office to take charge of the investigation. The culprit and the motive b...

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