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Poland PM tries to defend Holocaust speech law

Poland's deputy chief of mission in Israel, Piotr Kozlowski, said that the goal of the law "is not to whitewash history, but to safeguard it and safeguard th...


Groundhog hath spoken: Six more weeks of winter

The positive announcement came shortly after Punxsutawney Phil ominously predicted six more weeks of a bitter cold winter. Other groundhogs around the count...


Boeing lands $6.56 billion missile defense contract

A test of the USA military's Aegis missile defense system in Hawaii appears to have ended in failure on Wednesday, when the SM-3 Block IIA missile launched to...


Syria Might Be Making New Chemical Weapons

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime has been linked to multiple chemical weapons attacks, and the U.S. suspects Russian Federation is enabling it. Senior ...


Putin orders alternative Olympic Games for banned athletes

Michel noted that he discussed sanctions with Medvedev on Tuesday. Washington's list could help Putin consolidate his support base by burnishing his image of ...


BJP Mocks Rahul Gandhi's Expensive Jacket

AICC chief Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday exuded confidence of retaining power in Meghalaya stating that the people have come to realize that the BJP is crushing voi...


Irish Busker Performs On The Ellen Show

Allie told The Ray D'Arcy Show on RTÉ Radio 1the popular host helped her get past her nerves before her appearance. Speaking about Allie's incredible tale...


Syria talks agree to set up constitution committee

Along with Turkey and Iran , it is pursuing its own peace process for Syria while the United Nations backs a separate plan. The de-escalation zones wer...


Seller of ammo to Vegas shooter didn't know plan

Larry Hatfield, a spokesman for the department, declined to comment on whether Mr. Haig was still considered a person of interest or whether he was the person t...


Natural disaster tremors felt in several cities of Pakistan, region

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) said the quake's epicenter was in Jarm in Badakhshan province and shook a large part of the country including ...


Three dead after helicopter crashes into California home

A nearby resident told the local ABC7 news channel it "sounded like a train coming through ". "We tried to pry them out but we didn't want to touch them". Th...


North Korea slams US as 'gross violator of human rights'

Trump did not propose any new measures against North Korea on Tuesday, but touted his administration's resolve and its policy of "maximum pressure" on the regim...


Hawaii employee who sent false missile alert fired; top official resigns

State and federal inquiries into the January 13 incident - in which the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency broadcast a missile-attack warning on residents' ...


Republican senators urge Congress to revisit bill to protect Mueller

Justice Department officials to fire Mueller. It's not clear that lawmakers would have the authority to stop the president with legislation if he made a dec...


Narendra Modi urges opposition to pass Triple Talaq Bill

He said the Budget Session, which began January 28, was also crucial as the entire global community was very optimistic about the Indian economy , citing "posi...


Clinton: given second chance, I would fire aide accused of sexual harassment

Specifically, she questioned why he was targeted over President Donald Trump (accused of sexual assault, harassment and misconduct), failing to realize that a...


GOP lawmaker pushes for FISA memo to be released publicly

Nunes has reportedly denied Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr's (R-N.C.) staff access to a classified memo detailing allegations of governme...


Ireland to hold abortion referendum in May

Mr Varadkar is due to announce details on the Government's position on the referendum after a Cabinet meeting in Dublin on Monday evening. The prime ministe...


Apple Inc. (AAPL) Slashing iPhone X Production Amid Weak Demand

Sacconaghi of Bernstein had originally predicted that Apple would outpace Wall Street expectations of 62 million iPhones by selling 66 million units, but on Mon...


Budget session begins today; Government to ensure passage of Triple Talaq Bill

On Sunday, the government had said that it would "leave no stone unturned" to ensure the passage of the triple talaq bill in the Budget session, asserting...