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Syrian Kurdish PYD urges action against Turkish bombing of Afrin - statement

Although the United States has also deemed the PKK to be a terrorist organization, it has provided support to the Syrian Kurdish groups in their fight against...


Gunmen kill two policemen, abduct two Americans, two Canadians

A state police spokesman says gunmen ambushed two Canadians and two Americans travelling through Nigeria's northern Kaduna state, kidnapping them and killing tw...


Bitcoin falls below US$10000 as virtual currency bubble deflates

He added that shutting down digital currency exchanges is "a live option but government ministries need to very seriously review it". Bitcoin prices have no...


Trump Administration Accepts DACA Applications

The department filed a notice of its appeal in the 9th Circuit, and said it intends to also ask the Supreme Court to rule on the merits of the case, perhaps a...


Democrat Phil Murphy takes over as NJ governor

In one of his first acts as governor , Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order prohibiting state agencies from asking job applicants about their past wa...


SC officers shot after responding to domestic violence call

Shortly after the K-9 units began their track, just after 1:00 a.m. Tuesday, officials said McCall fired shots , and a K-9 unit officer was struck. Three off...


Qatar Has Denied Intercepting A UAE Commercial Flight This Morning

The video, immediately aired by Doha-based news network Al-Jazeera, shows Sheikh Abdullah saying he was invited to Abu Dhabi as a guest of "Sheikh Mohammed". ...


Coast Guard investigating fatal casino boat fire

He said she had arrived at the hospital less than an hour earlier after becoming ill. "He noticed the fire coming out of the engine room, so he literally nearly...


England set new ODI batting bar - Smith

The South Africa-born Roy was dominant from the start of the chase and surpassed Alex Hales' record of 171 - against Pakistan at Nottingham in 2016 - as the h...


Netanyahu to Macron: Heed Trump's Advice and Fix Iran Deal

The EU said in a statement it had taken note of Mr Trump's decision and would assess its implications. Kamalvandi made the remarks in an interview posted on...


Suspect in custody after Greyhound bus pursuit across state lines, police say

The incident began just before 10 p.m. He said the Kenosha County Sheriff's Department, Wisconsin State Patrol, and Illinois State Police all assisted in ch...


Treasury releases withholding tables for new tax law

That's unlike the massive tax cuts for corporations, which are permanent. In a reflection of just how quickly the Treasury Department wants people to see the ...


Magnitude 7.3 natural disaster hits near coast of Peru, triggering tsunami threat

A second death was reported by Jorge Chavez , chief of Peru's Civil Defense Institute (INDECI). The massive quake hit 41 kilometers south-southwest of Acari, a...


British Crown jewels were hidden in biscuits during Second World War

Mr Bruce said: "If you look very closely, the table suddenly just goes "woomf" and the crown "woomf" and the crown jeweller is left there with nothing and s...


Muslim Girl Attacked By Man Who Cut Off Her Hijab

Police had said in an earlier tweet that there were two alleged victims, but later corrected to say that the 11-year-old was the only one. "I can't imagine ho...


Flash freeze, rainfall warnings in effect for PEI

Temperatures dropped this morning with the passage of a cold front, and rain changed to freezing rain and snow. The cold weather will stick around through the...


Georgia senator now says Trump 'did not use that word'

In a tweet on Friday, Trump acknowledged he used "tough" language but denied comparing countries to latrines. Trump, who met with Norwegian Prime Minister Ern...


Floridians in Hawaii recall missile alert scare

A second message was sent later, which read: "There is no missile threat or danger to the State of Hawaii". Bennett quoted White House Deputy Press Secret...


Saudi social reforms: Women attend soccer match for the first time

Some rules have changed under King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, who became the country's ruler in 2015. Al Ahli's match was a social media spectacle and worl...


European Union voices support for Iran nuclear deal as USA mulls withdrawal

The White House faces a January 12 deadline over waiving the sanctions .Other signatories to the deal, which include China , France , Germany , Russia and t...