Pentagon: US dropped largest non-nuclear bomb in Afghanistan

The GBU-43B, a 21,000-pound conventional bomb, was dropped in Nangarhar Province. The Pentagon said it was dropped from a U.S. aircraft in Nangarhar province. It added: "It is expected that the weapon will have a substantial psychological effect on... More..

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Russia vetoes UN resolution to condemn Syria chemical attack

Russian officials said the gas had been released by an air strike on a poison gas storage depot controlled by rebels. President Donald Trump said Wednesday it was "time to end this brutal civil war" in Syri...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

1 dead, 3 hurt in Atlanta transit station shooting

Holmes and West Lake station I heard "Pop" pop, '" Caleb told CNN by phone. A man opened fire aboard a moving Atlanta metro train on Thursday, killing one man and wounding three other passengers before the su...More..

Colts agree to terms with defensive tackle Johnathan Hankins
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Colts agree to terms with defensive tackle Johnathan Hankins

According to Paul Schwartz of the New York Post , the Giants had offered Hankins a four-year deal for $28 million. Jason Pierre-Paul's pleas to re-sign Johnathan Hankins and keep the defensive line intact in ...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Trump says would be 'wonderful' if US, Russia could get along

Afterwards, Tillerson pointed out the high stakes. Lavrov didn't limit his criticism of the U.S.to the cruise-missile strike on the Syrian airfield: He knocked the entire foreign-policy message coming out o...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Syria's Assad says Idlib chemical attack 'fabrication' - AFP interview

Mr. Assad said the reports of a chemical attack by government forces were fabricated and he also questioned the authenticity of the video footage. "Were they dead at all?" Syrian President Bashar al-Assad...More..

Glass, Lundqvist help Rangers beat Canadiens 2-0 in Game 1
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Glass, Lundqvist help Rangers beat Canadiens 2-0 in Game 1

Finishing second might cost a team home-ice advantage in the second round of the playoffs, but Montreal might have been better with that problem than the first-round coin toss that they have against NY. Nathan ...More..

Trump gave Syria attack order 'during dessert' with Xi Jinping
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Trump gave Syria attack order 'during dessert' with Xi Jinping

In the interview with Fox Business Network , Trump initially appeared to confuse Syria with Iraq but quickly corrected himself. Last week, Trump ordered a USA military cruise missile strike against a Syr...More..

India, Australia ink six pacts
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

India, Australia ink six pacts

Turnbull, who is on a Visit to New Delhi, said he was prioritising the broader Asia-Pacific forum that includes China, but said Australia can not overlook India's market for farm exports from Australia and op...More..

Tamil Nadu farmers strip infront of PM's office
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Tamil Nadu farmers strip infront of PM's office

After coming out, some of them tried to remove their clothes, a senior police officer said, adding that the situation was brought under control and the farmers were dropped at the protest site. However, the f...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Egypt beefs up security outside churches ahead of Easter

The strong support shown by the American head of nation to his Egyptian counterpart has significant dimensions, as the earlier is in need of a robust military power and regional powerhouse to bring balance of p...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Tillerson: Russia must choose between Assad and the U.S.

But why is this so significant? He said: "We have information from various sources that such provocations - I can not call them otherwise - are being prepared in other regions of Syria, including in the south...More..

5 hikers found dead in Canadian mountains after fall
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

5 hikers found dead in Canadian mountains after fall

A sixth hiker with the group alerted authorities afer he arrived at the summit and was unable to locate his fellow walkers, Colwell said. Martin Colwell, who managed the search, said on Sunday that a cornice ...More..

Jammu & Kashmir: Four infiltrators killed by Army in Kupwara district
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Jammu & Kashmir: Four infiltrators killed by Army in Kupwara district

The infiltration bid comes a day after Kashmir saw violence during a by-poll to the Lok Sabha seat of Srinagar. Six people were killed and several injured in firing by security forces on rampaging mobs in vario...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Strong storms to roll through Charlotte area

Wednesday and damaged about a dozen buildings. In Georgia, at least one massive tornado - estimated to be up to one mile wide - has already touched down, causing damage in Sumter County according to the l...More..

China remains world's biggest executioner; U.S. sees lowest number in decades
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

China remains world's biggest executioner; U.S. sees lowest number in decades

The report by Amnesty International also raises concerns that Britain may be "damping down" its criticism of countries that use the death penalty as it attempts to pursue post-Brexit trade deals and enters ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Iran's Rouhani condemns United States attack on Syria, chides Gulf Arabs

We can not close our minds of the responsibility to act. Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle hotly debated whether President Trump's order to attack a Syrian military airfield in retaliation for the country'...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

'Only time will tell' on improving US-China trade

The statement says the two also agreed to continue their cooperation on regional issues, "including the threat posed by North Korea". Abe said he and Trump also "frankly exchanged opinions" over the issue o...More..

Sen. Bernie Sanders and DNC Chair Tom Perez coming to Utah
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Sen. Bernie Sanders and DNC Chair Tom Perez coming to Utah

As to be expected, the podcast focuses on numerous left wing issues at the heart of the Vermont senator's 2016 presidential campaign. You can download the Bernie Sanders Show from iTunes here. "I'm sorry [E...More..

3rd round at Masters a day of wasted chances for McIlroy
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

3rd round at Masters a day of wasted chances for McIlroy

Garcia entered the day with a 74.9 scoring average in third rounds at Augusta, the worst among any player in the last 30 years with at least 10 appearances. Jordan Spieth was not going to be defined by anoth...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Joining bid with Mexico could help US gain FIFA support

With the 2026 edition of the World Cup being the first ever expanded to 48 teams, a North American co-hosting situation could give them the edge with the United States' vast resources and venues with Canada and...More..

Spain arrests Russian programmer wanted by U.S.
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Spain arrests Russian programmer wanted by U.S.

Piotr Levachov, who was arrested on Friday, has been singled out by the United States for extradition in a request which is due to be examined by Spain's national criminal court, the source said . As of now, n...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Trump children charm Chinese guests

During Xi Jinping's first meeting at President Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, Arabella and Joseph Kushner, Ivanka Trump's two oldest children, performed the song and recited poetry. This was not the firs...More..

Rocket hits S. Israel from Egypt's Sinai, army asserts
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Rocket hits S. Israel from Egypt's Sinai, army asserts

In February, a volley of rockets was sacked from the fractious Sinai region into Israel, with the IS affiliate in the Sinai claiming responsibility . The crossing remains open for those wanting to return from ...More..

Flynn did not disclose income from Russian companies: White House
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Flynn did not disclose income from Russian companies: White House

President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, admitted that he received fees from Russian companies but failed to specify the payments in declarations filed before his February 13 re...More..

Arsenal fans launch Arsene Wenger OUT protest with boycott
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Arsenal fans launch Arsene Wenger OUT protest with boycott

Wenger is the longest serving manager now working in England's top division, having joined Arsenal in 1996. The unrest at Emirates Stadium has been growing this season with the Gunners once again falling sh...More..

North Korea says Syria airstrikes prove its nukes justified
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

North Korea says Syria airstrikes prove its nukes justified

McMaster said, when asked why the Navy strike group Carl Vinson, whose flagship is a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier of that name, will make its way toward the Korean peninsula from Singapore as a show of forc...More..

North Korea: US airstrikes on Syria prove need for nukes
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

North Korea: US airstrikes on Syria prove need for nukes

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad exchanged messages of warm wishes and pledges of friendship and co-operation between the two countries, according to a Korean news agency. Un...More..

[ April 6, 2017 ] Gambians vote in first post-Jammeh poll World News
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

[ April 6, 2017 ] Gambians vote in first post-Jammeh poll World News

The first results are expected during the evening and a full set by late morning on Friday. "Official results announced by the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC ) indicated UDP had won 31 of the 53 avail...More..

McFarland to Exit White House as McMaster Consolidates Power
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

McFarland to Exit White House as McMaster Consolidates Power

K.T. McFarland, the one-time top deputy to ousted national security adviser Michael Flynn , has accepted the United States ambassadorship to Singapore and will likely leave the National Security Council in the...More..

Jury in Aaron Hernandez trial sent home for day
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Jury in Aaron Hernandez trial sent home for day

After that, he got indicted for a double murder charge for a 2012 incident where Hernandez was suspected of shooting two men named Safiro Furtado and Daniel Abreu at a traffic stop over, of all things, a spil...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

North Korea may have tested new technology in latest missile

Security Council officials claimed they violate United Nations sanctions and "are significantly increasing tension in the region and beyond". South Korea and the United States say the sole objective of the TH...More..

Trump's campaign tactics strengthened Russia's election meddling, expert says
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Trump's campaign tactics strengthened Russia's election meddling, expert says

Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin denied any charges his country tried to sway the elections. But Warner suggested Russian Federation had help in this country as well. Rubio says his campaign team wa...More..

Chinese President Does Alaskan Meet-And-Greet On His Way Home
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Chinese President Does Alaskan Meet-And-Greet On His Way Home

This wasn't his first trip to Alaska, he said, but it was his first opportunity to see a little bit of the state's natural beauty up close. Chinese president Xi Jinping met with Alaska Gov. Alaska State Troop...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Romo retires from Cowboys with loyalty

During an episode of his podcast Simms & Lefkoe, Chris Simms said he told his father after he heard the news from an National Football League insider. He still has "multiple years" left on his contract wi...More..