Tuesday July 17-th, 2018

Turkey to extend Syrian military operation to Kurdish enclave Turkey to extend Syrian military operation to Kurdish enclave

Turkey's air and ground operation in Syria's Afrin region, now in its fifth day, targets USA -backed Kurdish YPG fighters, which Ankara sees as allies of Kurdish insurgents who have fought in southeastern Turkey for decades. The attacks killed...

Two dead as gunmen attack Save the Children offices in Afghanistan Two dead as gunmen attack Save the Children offices in Afghanistan

A suspected suicide vehicle bomber detonated explosives outside the Save the Children charity's office in the Afghan town of Jalalabad this morning, before gunmen entered the building and opened fire with machine guns. They continue to work under...

'Private Matter:' German AfD Member Converts to Islam, Quits the Party 'Private Matter:' German AfD Member Converts to Islam, Quits the Party

Wagner, who formerly belonged to the Christian Democrats and joined the AfD in 2015, is an active member of the German-Russian community and the vice-chair of the regional Russian-German committee. For the far-right party, Wagner's conversion comes...

Netanyahu discusses Mideast opportunities with world leaders at Davos forum Netanyahu discusses Mideast opportunities with world leaders at Davos forum

Macron highlighted the need to reach an agreement between Israel and the Palestinian Authority and stressed the importance of the "two-state solution". Prime Minister Netanyahu continued: "I also expressed my appreciation for Chancellor Merkel's genu...

Sitaram Yechury Talks Impeachment Of Chief Justice, Eyes Budget Session Sitaram Yechury Talks Impeachment Of Chief Justice, Eyes Budget Session

General Secretary Sitaram Yechury said the left party is in touch with other opposition parties to bring an impeachment motion, saying that the crisis in the Supreme Court is not solved yet. We want the integrity and the independence of the judicia...

Precision Strikes Kill 150 IS Terrorists in Syria, Coalition Says Precision Strikes Kill 150 IS Terrorists in Syria, Coalition Says

The headquarters that were bombed had a heavy concentration of ISIS fighters and they appear to have been massing for movement, according to Central Command . "We can not take our focus off our mission, and we must not lose our momentum in taking th...

Tammy Duckworth Set to Be First Senator to Give Birth Tammy Duckworth Set to Be First Senator to Give Birth

Her second child, a girl, is due in April. The 49-year-old Democrat became Illinois' junior senator last year, winning the seat after serving two terms in the House. draft dodger", she said. Another nine women have given birth while serving in the ...

Mom, 51, arrested over the deaths of her two kids Mom, 51, arrested over the deaths of her two kids

The deaths of an 18-year-old woman in 2012 and a 26-year-old man in 2017 allegedly occurred in Maudsland and Upper Coomera. Both children are believed to have been severely disabled. She was subsequently charged with two counts of murder, one count o...

What did Jo Marney say to disgrace Ukip leader Henry Bolton? What did Jo Marney say to disgrace Ukip leader Henry Bolton?

Current head honcho Henry Bolton was voted in past year, but within months has dragged the party into a spiral of shame as secrets about his love life spilled onto the pages of the tabloid press. He told Chopper's Brexit Podcast , aired on the Tele...

Tammy Duckworth Will Be the First Senator to Give Birth In Office Tammy Duckworth Will Be the First Senator to Give Birth In Office

Duckworth lost both legs when the Army helicopter she was piloting was shot down in Iraq in 2004. "Parenthood isn't just a women's issue, it's an economic issue and an issue that affects all parents - men and women alike", she said. Duckworth becam...

Gymnastics team doctor Nassar sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison Gymnastics team doctor Nassar sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison

Victims and prosecutors embraced at the conclusion of the grueling 16-month case. He has already been sentenced to 60 years in prison for federal child pornography charges. Raisman's words in court were directed at her gymnastics colleagues, but h...

Bangladesh delays repatriating Rohingya refugees hours before set to begin Bangladesh delays repatriating Rohingya refugees hours before set to begin

More than 688,000 Muslim Rohingya and a few hundred Hindu Rohingyas have fled to Bangladesh since August 25 past year after the Myanmar military cracked down in the northern part of Rakhine state, amid witness reports of killings, looting and rape,...

How does NFC Championship Game effect Case Keenum's free agency? How does NFC Championship Game effect Case Keenum's free agency?

Talk about failing to publicly have the back of a quarterback that led your to within one win of a Super Bowl appearance. Case Keenum , Sam Bradford and Teddy Bridgewater are all unsure of their futures with the Minnesota Vikings .

Elton John retiring after final world tour Elton John retiring after final world tour

He says, when his tour ends in 2021, his kids will be 10 and 8 years old, and he'd like to take them to soccer practice. Legendary British rocker Sir Elton John is set to make an announcement about the future of his career at a press conference o...

Several Americans killed in Kabul attack

According to UNAMA, Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack and said five attackers entered the hotel to target Afghan officials and foreigners. Some hid in bathtubs or under mattresses as the attackers roamed the hotel's hallways killing p...

Michael Jordan: I'm 'Not Looking To Trade' Kemba Walker, But I'll Listen Michael Jordan: I'm 'Not Looking To Trade' Kemba Walker, But I'll Listen

In an exclusive interview with the Charlotte Observer on Monday, the Hornets owner made it clear he isn't looking to trade his point guard but could be open to a deal that included an All-Star player in return. Jordan revealed that he reached out ...

Former Rams quarterback Nick Foles poised for last laugh Former Rams quarterback Nick Foles poised for last laugh

They won't be in it. But, as they say , it was a good run and a good season for the Vikings. I know that's cliché, but it's true. "Every third down , you have to give some good vibes to it, and it worked last week, and it's going to work this wee...

Star India gets IPL to change match timings for 11th edition

The 2018 Indian Premier League (IPL ) will begin on April 7 at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai , while the final will be held at the same venue on May 27. A total of 578 players will take part in the auction, scheduled to take place in Bengaluru on ...

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could join Arsenal, admits Arsene Wenger Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could join Arsenal, admits Arsene Wenger

Arsenal lodged their first formal offer for the 28-year-old forward on Saturday, with reports suggesting that Dortmund value Aubameyang at £53 million. Pierre is entitled to move to any club that makes him feel happy. Well, the new recruit has t...

Mattis Visiting Indonesia, Vietnam to Build Relationships Mattis Visiting Indonesia, Vietnam to Build Relationships

Following talks with Mattis, Indonesian Defense Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu also noted that he was hopeful that restrictions on the Kopassus forces would be lifted. Though he did not comment on the scale of possible cooperation, the 67-year-old Washin...

Council Warns Of Spot Flooding Following Storm Georgina Council Warns Of Spot Flooding Following Storm Georgina

And a rain warning for Donegal , Galway , Leitrim , Mayo , Sligo and Clare also remains until 10am. The national forecaster has warned of gale force winds overnight with strong gales along coastlines. The country looks like it's going to be...

Thousands More Forced To Flee Philippine Volcano Mount Mayon Thousands More Forced To Flee Philippine Volcano Mount Mayon

The midday explosion sent superheated lava, molten rocks and steam 2 to 3 miles into the blue sky, and some cascaded down Mount Mayon's slopes and shrouded nearby villages in darkness, Renato Solidum of the Philippine Institute of Seismology and Volc...

Legislator letter: Legislators mark 45th anniversary of Roe v. Wade Legislator letter: Legislators mark 45th anniversary of Roe v. Wade

January 22 will mark the 45th anniversary of the decision. "We don't know what their story is", Pennington said. Students made up the majority of the crowd. "Do you agree that's important?" she asked the crowd. A year ago marked 7,132,130 babie...

Linus Torvalds Calls Intel's Patches For Spectre and Meltdown 'Garbage And Insane' Linus Torvalds Calls Intel's Patches For Spectre and Meltdown 'Garbage And Insane'

Shenoy said Intel had found the root cause of the reboot issue in Broadwell and Haswell, but doesn't appear to have answer yet for newer chips. Other Intel CPUs like Ivy Bridge, Sandy Bridge, Skylake and Kaby Lake have also been impacted by reb...

National School Choice Week National School Choice Week

Emily Anne Gullickson, the director of A for Arizona, says for years, "Arizona has embraced a variety of school types and models - and their innovative leaders - and made these options accessible to a growing numbers of Arizona students and their fam...

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