Friday January 19-th, 2018

United States bombs al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabaab in Somalia, killing 'several militants' United States bombs al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabaab in Somalia, killing 'several militants'

Mr. Osman claimed the attack "destroyed all explosive materials" and "technical vehicles" Shabab had stored at the site. A statement by US Africa Command said the strike, which took place Friday night in the Lower Shabelle region, was carried out i...

Inaugural World Tennis Tournament Sees Chung Hyeon Reach Semifinals Inaugural World Tennis Tournament Sees Chung Hyeon Reach Semifinals

In hot conditions or long matches, however, he often has to wipe down his lenses - meaning he sometimes incurs the wrath of the chair umpire and receives a time warning. Karen Khachanov responded to losing against compatriot Daniil Medvedev in four ...

CoCo Vandeweghe wins, Sloane Stephens loses as US, Belarus tied CoCo Vandeweghe wins, Sloane Stephens loses as US, Belarus tied

Coco Vandeweghe will assume a leading role on a U.S. team seeking their first Fed Cup championship since winning a record 17th in 2000. She won on a fourth match point when Stephens netted a forehand. Vandeweghe faces Sabalenka and Stephens meet...

Israeli Forces Shoot Down Drone on Syrian Border - IDF Israeli Forces Shoot Down Drone on Syrian Border - IDF

Once the Russians claimed that they were not now operating a UAV in the area, the IDF made a decision to intercept the aircraft. IDF officials were quoted as saying that they believed the UAV had been sent to gather information about the Quneitra a...

(Neb)-It's Veterans Day - Or At Least The Legal Holiday (Neb)-It's Veterans Day - Or At Least The Legal Holiday

In an effort to recognize all Americans who had served, the 83rd Congress voted to change the holiday by replacing the word "Armistice" with the word "Veterans" on June 1, 1954. On June 4, 1926, Congress passed a resolution that the "recurring annive...

Bahrain Interior Ministry: Manama Oil Pipeline Blast is a 'Terrorist Act' Bahrain Interior Ministry: Manama Oil Pipeline Blast is a 'Terrorist Act'

Emergency services brought the blaze under control after it was discovered early on Saturday, it said, adding that national oil company Bapco had turned off the flow of oil. There was no immediate comment from Tehran. Bahrain authorities said on Sa...

USA air traffic controller charged with possessing pipe bomb USA air traffic controller charged with possessing pipe bomb

He is now being held in the Mecklenburg County Jail under a $45,000 bond. Paul Dandan and Derrick Fells were roommates in Charlotte. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said Fells had created a pipe bomb that he meant to use on a neighbor whom he wa...

Iraqi military launch offensive on last Islamic State stronghold Iraqi military launch offensive on last Islamic State stronghold

The so-called Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, and Omar Abu Laila, a Europe-based opposition activist, however, denied the report that al-Baghdadi is in Boukamal. Albu Kamal lies at the heart of what used to be the sprawling "caliphate" that IS d...

US, South Korea Begin Joint Naval Exercises In The Western Pacific US, South Korea Begin Joint Naval Exercises In The Western Pacific

The USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier arrives in the South Korean port city of Busan on October 21, 2017. It is the first such triple-carrier drill in the region for a decade. "I am very glad to see you again after four months", Moon said at the s...

Asia held hostage by N Korea's 'twisted fantasies' Asia held hostage by N Korea's 'twisted fantasies'

Tensions over the North's weapons programme have surged in recent months, as Pyongyang carried out a sixth nuclear test ─ by far its largest to date - and test fired dozens of missiles, some capable of reaching the U.S. Lt Gen Jouas said the U.S. "ar...

Green Beret Killed in Niger May Have Been Executed Green Beret Killed in Niger May Have Been Executed

The military wouldn't allow his widow, Myeisha Johnson, to see his body, offering the severity of her husband's body's condition as the reason. "They took his shoes". Donald Trump disappointed the masses as the president reportedly told Mrs. Johnson ...

Family of 4 found dead in Mapleton home Family of 4 found dead in Mapleton home

Officers responding to a well-being call on Thursday discovered an adult male, an adult female, a teenaged female, a very young male and a dog with gunshot wounds, according to a news release from the Mapleton Police Department . He did not offer de...

Cops Shoot at Vehicle Following Massive Police Chase in Providence Cops Shoot at Vehicle Following Massive Police Chase in Providence

The cruiser was found within the hour, abandoned, in Providence after police tracked it there with the car's GPS system, but the thief was not located. "At about quarter of 11 this morning, we had an officer involved in a shooting resulting in the de...

Aishwarya Rai and Salman Khan face-off confirmed! Aishwarya Rai and Salman Khan face-off confirmed!

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan- Anil Kapoor starrer is to clash with Salman Khan- Jacqueline Fernandez starrer Race 3 and the fans are damn excited. The Rakeysh Omprakash production will hit the silverscreen on Eid , a festive slot usually dominated by...

Philippines backs down in South China Sea after Beijing protest Philippines backs down in South China Sea after Beijing protest

Duterte added if he were to confront China alone, there would be no problem in discussions about territory. Beijing said that since Japan is outside the immediate area of the South China Sea, it should not "make noise" about the "sensitive issue", ...

NYU Students Walk Out to Clean the Dream Act NYU Students Walk Out to Clean the Dream Act

And don't try to silence us and say we can't clap or we can't chant . Activists with the immigrant-rights group United We Dream are calling on lawmakers to sign DACA or a more comprehensive DREAM Act into law. The organization advocates for po...

Philippines' Duterte offers to host 'world summit' on human rights Philippines' Duterte offers to host 'world summit' on human rights

Putin said it was "great pleasure" to meet Duterte again , recalling that the Philippine President was forced to cut short his visit to Russian Federation due to terror attack in his country. American lawmakers, concerned with Duterte's human rights...

What You Need To Know About World Cup 2018 Playoffs

Down by two the Greeks still struggled to get any sort of foothold in the game and Croatia began to pass fairly simply around the visitors. Captain Luka Modric shook off concerns of poor form by opening the scoring from the penalty spot in the ...

Sorry, Raghuram Rajan is not interested in AAP's Rajya Sabha seat offer Sorry, Raghuram Rajan is not interested in AAP's Rajya Sabha seat offer

Rajan, who was considered a vocal RBI Governor, in his book " I Do What I Do " said The demonetisation tool used by the Indian government to drive out black money could have long-term benefits but its short-term economic costs would outweigh them.

'Mad Men' creator accused of sexually harassing writer 'Mad Men' creator accused of sexually harassing writer

In an interview with The Information , writer Kater Gordon claims that during one writing session in 2008 when she was his writer's assistant, Weiner made a sexually suggestive comment toward her. A spokesperson for the showrunner has responded to...

Kate Middleton Opens Up About Dropping Prince George At School Kate Middleton Opens Up About Dropping Prince George At School

The Duchess of Cambridge , who is expecting her third child in April , looked effortlessly chic in a plum knit tunic dress by British brand Goat , which she paired with black tights and black suede block-heel pumps. Kate , who is the royal patron o...

Michael Goodwin: How Brazile's book exposes liberal media's Hillary health coverup Michael Goodwin: How Brazile's book exposes liberal media's Hillary health coverup

Brazile disclosed that because of concerns over Clinton's health , she contemplated using DNC authority to replace the Clinton-Kaine ticket. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D., Fla.), saying she was "not a good manager". "Fox & Friends" unveiled a curious...

Begging on Hyderabad city roads banned, cops issue notification Begging on Hyderabad city roads banned, cops issue notification

Ahead of Ivanka Trump's visit to Hyderabad to attend the Global Entrepreneurship Summit at the end of this month, the city Police has launched a massive drive to remove beggars from the streets, saying "these acts are unsafe to the safety of th...

Plane circles Belfast to burn fuel, makes emergency landing Plane circles Belfast to burn fuel, makes emergency landing

Flybe flight BE331 took off from Belfast just after 11am Friday en route to Inverness, Scotland before running into trouble. One person suffers a hand injury after the aircraft landed with no nose gear - meaning the front of the plane was unsupport...

Dad fires shots, prevents teens with guns, knife from kidnapping daughter Dad fires shots, prevents teens with guns, knife from kidnapping daughter

Inside the vehicle they found 19-year old Keilon Johnson , 17-year old Austin French , 16-year old Tyree Johnson , and 15-year old Kamauri Horn , all of Crestview. It all came to pass Tuesday night as Amber Brackney was leaving her Baker , Fl...

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