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Russian Su-25 fighter shot down in Syria

Russian Su-25 fighter shot down in Syria Syrian warplanes were out in force Thursday targeting rebel-held areas in northern Syria, with strikes reported in Homs, Idlib, and Aleppo Provinces, and at least 28 reported killed . The head of the observatory, Rami Abdurrahman, said the plane could be Russian. A major Syrian army offensive, begun earlier this year in southern Aleppo and eastern Idlib, has allowed it to take control of a la... [Full Article...]

Rihanna and French President Macron Join Forces For Education

Rihanna and French President Macron Join Forces For Education Barbadian singer Rihanna (L) and French President Emmanuel Macron pose a they attend the conference " GPE Financing Conference , an Investment in the Future" organised by the Global Partnership for Education in Dakar on February 2, 2018 . [Full Article...]

Hawaii man who sent missile alert says he's devastated by mistake

Hawaii man who sent missile alert says he's devastated by mistake According to the Associated Press, the man's superiors said they knew for years that he had problems performing his job. The emergency management worker in Hawaii responsible for sending out a mistaken alert last month warning of an incoming missile said Friday that he was convinced the threat was real and was "100 percent sure" at the time that he was doing the right thing. [Full Article...]

North Korea is skirting sanctions — United Nations specialists

North Korea is skirting sanctions — United Nations specialists The latest resolution in December - in response to the launch of a ballistic missile that Pyongyang says is capable of reaching anywhere on the US mainland - sharply lowered limits on North Korea's refined oil imports and authorized the inspection and seizure of ships suspected of smuggling banned items including coal and oil to and from the country. [Full Article...]

Father of Three Abuse Victims Tries to Attack Larry Nassar in Court

Father of Three Abuse Victims Tries to Attack Larry Nassar in Court WARNING: There is explicit language in the video . The presiding Judge Cunningham interrupted to ask him not to swear: "If you need to say something to help you, I'm more than willing to let you say something, but in a court room, we don't use profanity". [Full Article...]

Puppy Bowl to feature animals rescued from areas impacted by hurricanes

Puppy Bowl to feature animals rescued from areas impacted by hurricanes They've got a redesigned, bone-shaped stadium, a new aerial "Hamster Blimp Cam", even a sloth as an assistant! This year, Animal Planet is featuring pups rescued from areas that were devastated by natural disasters last year in Houston, Puerto Rico, Florida, and Mexico. [Full Article...]

Trump talks to South Korean president on trade, human rights in North

Experts slammed the "sloppy work" in the report and said they hoped it would be corrected ahead of its final release tomorrow. He said the Trump review marked a dramatic change in direction taken by the Obama administration. "Cha's denomination suggests the White House has a preference for someone willing to endorse or prioritise a military option", said Catherine Dill, a nuclear policy ex... [Full Article...]

South Africa Sack Allister Coetzee As Springboks Coach

South Africa Sack Allister Coetzee As Springboks Coach Coetzee could only manage 11 wins in 25 matches for a 44% winning record. Allister Coetzee said: "I have always held Springbok rugby dear to my heart and will continue to do so and for that reason I think now is the time the team and me strike out in new directions". [Full Article...]

First trailer of 'Mission: Impossible - Fallout' is out

First trailer of 'Mission: Impossible - Fallout' is out This movie is once again about Ethan Hunt and the " fallout of all his good intentions", as director Christopher McQuarrie said . The poster is Tom-heavy, with his name emblazoned across a silhouette of Cruise, which provides the backdrop of a landscape featuring a helicopter with what is presumably another, smaller, silhouette of Cruise dangling out of it. [Full Article...]

De Bruyne stars for City in win By

De Bruyne stars for City in win By Aymeric Laporte , Manchester City's record signing, probably didn't expect to be starting on his debut the day after joining the club- and neither did nearly anyone else. It was nearly 2-0 five minutes later when De Bruyne released Raheem Sterling to feed the overlapping Silva , who flashed a shot wide of the far post. [Full Article...]

Wall St drops due to robust jobs data, weak earnings

Wall St drops due to robust jobs data, weak earnings It is a matter of forecasting divergences or convergences in the 10-year treasury yield and 10-year inflation expectations or breakeven rate. Of the 11 major sectors of the S&P 500, four posted gains. Oil retook $65 a barrel and gold pushed higher. Other major averages notched modest retreats in an up-dand-down session that actually saw the CBOE Volatility Index decline. [Full Article...]

Serious injuries reported after crash between bus and SUV near Stayner

Serious injuries reported after crash between bus and SUV near Stayner At least two ORNGE helicopters took patients to the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. Eight people have suffered "life-threatening" injuries after a bus full of teens collided head-on with a packed van on a highway near Barrie, Ont. Attridge said the driver was "pretty shook up" after the crash. He added that the passengers on board the bus at the time are waiting for another bus from his... [Full Article...]

Beaumont children: Search uncovers animal bones at dig site

Beaumont children: Search uncovers animal bones at dig site Detective Chief Inspector Greg Hutchins told reporters there were innocent explanations for the anomaly those tests uncovered, but it could also be a major breakthrough in Australia's most enduring cold case. He said that police remained committed to finding the children, however, in the hope of bringing some relief to their parents, Jim and Nancy Beaumont, who are now in their 90s, the Advertise... [Full Article...]

NY to redesign highway signs after feds docked state $14 million

NY to redesign highway signs after feds docked state $14 million That means that many residents of high-tax states such as NY will likely take the standard deduction, which was doubled by the law, rather than itemize on their federal returns. "The governor should use his campaign account to pay back the taxpayers for the $8 million he spent on the signs and cover the $14 million in federal aid we are now losing", he said. [Full Article...]

State Police Stepping Up Patrols for Super Bowl Weekend

State Police Stepping Up Patrols for Super Bowl Weekend The Natrona County Sheriff's Office will join forces with the Highway Patrol to watch for impaired driving, Lt. John Becker said. The patrols began Thursday night. In addition to losing your license, CSP is warning that if you drink and drive, and get caught and convicted, you could get up to a year in jail and be fined more than $13,000. [Full Article...]

Police arrest 29 women for not wearing headscarves in Iran

Police arrest 29 women for not wearing headscarves in Iran Women across the country have been protesting by climbing onto telecom boxes, taking off their headscarves and waving them aloft on sticks. The deputy speaker of parliament Ali Motahari, who has been an outspoken critic of the authorities on other issues, including the house arrest of opposition leaders, played down the significance of the protests. [Full Article...]

(CELG) Position Cut by New York State Common Retirement Fund

Another trade for 18,506 shares valued at $2.42M was sold by MARIO ERNEST. T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT) has declined 26.92% since February 2, 2017 and is downtrending. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, August 5 by Credit Suisse. BTIG Research upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Thursday, August 4 report. [Full Article...]

United States extends Temporary Protected Status for some 7000 Syrians

United States extends Temporary Protected Status for some 7000 Syrians After carefully reviewing conditions in Syria with interagency partners, Secretary Nielsen determined that the ongoing armed conflict and extraordinary conditions that support Syria's designation for TPS continue to exist. This concern lingered, despite the state department warning this month that no place in Syria was safe from violence. But the USA homeland security department said Wednesd... [Full Article...]

Israeli group sues New Zealand activists over cancelled Lorde's show

Israeli group sues New Zealand activists over cancelled Lorde's show Yesterday we heard rumours we were allegedly being sued by Israeli law firm Shurat HaDin . We believed this was a hoax, after receiving the news secondhand from a journalist. Israel's violations are so brutal, Nelson Mandela's own grandson Mandla Mandela said "The settlements I saw in the West bank reminded me of what we had suffered in South Africa because we also were surrounded by many settlem... [Full Article...]

Arizona Engineer Says He Sold Ammunition to Las Vegas Mass Shooter

Arizona Engineer Says He Sold Ammunition to Las Vegas Mass Shooter The documents don't say if the ammunition was used in the attack. The shooting on October 1 left 58 people dead and hundreds injured. Paddock allegedly came to Haig's home in Mesa, on the outskirts of Phoenix, in September past year to buy ammunition. [Full Article...]


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