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Say goodbye to this classic Monopoly token

Hasbro, the company that produces the beloved board game "Monopoly", has been holding a poll online to see which of its classic game pieces would be replaced fo...


Trump ally to review intelligence agencies

The new flavor here, per the unnamed current and former officials the Journal spoke with, is that those instances weren't "motivated by a concern about a pres...


Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch hearing set for March 20

Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, for the role in March, but Senate Republicans refused to give him a confirmation hearing, in hopes of their party...


NJ workers rally as Trump's pick for labor secretary Andrew Puzder withdraws

Trump tapped Acosta, now dean of the Florida International University School of Law, after nominee Andrew Puzder withdrew following the release of footage in ...


Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn resigns amid controversy over Russian Federation contacts

That goal has been a cornerstone of USA policy since the Clinton administration. "What's at the core of this is an effort by some in the intelligence commun...


What North Korea missile launch means for US-China relations

President Donald Trump. North Korea's ambassador has been summoned to the Foreign Office and warned about the country's "provocative actions" following a ball...


Carnival Paradise to sail to Cuba from Tampa

JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 10,588 shares of the company's stock valued at $474,000 after buying an additional 193 shares in the last quarter. Private Asset M...


Calgary university mourns instructors killed in plane crash

Johnson had a 35-year career in aviation with Air Canada and then Jazz and is an alumnus of the University of Lethbridge, the university said in a statement Tue...


India tells China not to see 'politics' over Taiwanese team visit

At the same time, Indian diplomats have often brought up India's commitment to the One China policy to persuade Beijing to have a One India policy in relation...


Trump backs One China policy in 'cordial' call with Xi

The U.S. "one China" policy refers to its severance of official diplomatic relations with the Republic of China, or Taiwan, in 1979, and recognition instead of ...


Jakarta election heads for second round as Christian governor holds narrow lead

Numerous 7.1 million residents eligible to vote posted photos on social media sites like Twitter and Instagram, displaying ink-stained fingers to show they had ...


Kashmir: Army pays tributes to four soldiers killed in encounters on Tuesday

General Rawat briefed the PM on the incidents in which the casualties took place. After video footage of stone pelters went viral on social networking sites, ...


European Commission issues 'final warning' to United Kingdom over air pollution

Much of Nitrogen dioxide pollution is caused by road traffic, and represents a serious health risk. Inhaling the pollutant can be harmful to the lungs. In a sta...


Oroville Dam: Officials confident hours ahead of storms

State water officials said they had drained enough of the lake behind the dam, the nation's tallest, so that its earthen emergency spillway will not be need...


Friend of San Bernardino gunman to plead guilty for other terror plots

Enrique Marquez Jr.'s plea deal included "conspiracy to provide material support to terrorists and making false statements in connection with the acquisition ...


Hillary Clinton Has Some Thoughts on National Security Advisor Mike Flynn's Resignation

Said Flynn, in the video now being recirculated on social media. His son, Michael G. Flynn , circulated another fake-news story tying the Clinton campaign to t...


Ceta: EU parliament backs free trade deal with Canada

The EU trade agreement with South Korea was ratified by national governments four-and-a-half years after most of the deal had already gone into effect. Stanishe...


House Dem: Sessions Must Recuse Himself From Flynn Probe

Who else from the Trump administration, transition or campaign, had contact with the Russians? "The president was very concerned that General Flynn had misled t...


Senate roll call vote on Obama-era gun rule

Nevada's two U.S. Sens., Dean Heller, a Republican, and Catherine Cortez Masto, a Democrat, split along party lines. Specifically, the NRA, ACLU, and Republic...


HRW report: Syria government used chemical weapons

The Syrian government completely denied the "allegations" made in a report by the HRW, which claimed that the Syrian government used chemical weapons at least e...


Dozens of civilians killed in Turkish shelling of al-Bab in Syria

Speaking during an official visit to Bahrain, Erdogan said the planned safe zone would cover an area of at least 4,000 to 5,000 square kilometers. "We will not ...


European Parliament Approves CETA

We see that such agreements favour the interests of transnational corporations and make it more hard for governments to defend labour rights and protect the env...


Iran President leaves Oman for Kuwait

The policy of the Islamic Republic of Iran is based on good neighborly relations and security of the Gulf region. Describing Iran and Oman as the "guardians...


Kashmir shuts against Kulgam civilian killings

Srinagar :Normal life was affected in Kashmir on Monday due to a shutdown called by the joint resistance leadership against the killing of two civilians and fou...


Syrian opposition want Geneva talks on political transition

Previous efforts, which have involved indirect negotiations brokered by the U.N.'s envoy for Syria, resulted in little progress to resolve a war that began as p...


Reporter gets to cover 'secret witness' in Durst murder case

A 35-year-old phone call believed to be the last made by Kathie Durst became the focus of Robert Durst's murder case on Tuesday (14 February). Real estate hei...


Naked Putin and pregnant Trump picture projected on NYC building

The G20 summit is scheduled for early July in Hamburg, Germany. A painting by an artist in Lithuania of Trump and Putin kissing sparked attention in May past ...


Suspect Arrested In Death Of N. Korean Dictator's Half-Brother

An employee in the emergency ward of Putrajaya hospital said a deceased Korean there was born in 1970 and surnamed Kim. Exactly how the attack occurred is s...


White House confirms Trump's call to President Buhari

According to President Buhari's spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina, the conversation was cordial and President Buhari congratulated Trump on his election as president o...


ICE conducts immigration raids in Las Cruces

Immigration rights groups say they believe this may be the first time a Dreamer has been arrested without cause. A 23-year-old Mexican man who was brought t...


Drug Catapult Found on Arizona/Mexico Border Fence

Agents in the border town of Douglas, Ariz ., came to a fence and spotted several men on the Mexican side suddenly running away on February 10, officials said....


FIR against Hindi daily for publishing exit poll

A day after the EC ordered lodging of FIRs against a Hindi daily and the agency, Resource Development International India Pvt Ltd in connection with publication...


Uddhav Thackeray hits out at Narendra Modi, says he should have 'heart'

But he's also playing a little coy. Launching his party's civic poll campaign here on Tuesday, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) President Raj Thackeray held t...


Rohit Vemula wasn't a Dalit, certificate acquired by fradulent means: Guntur collector

The District Level Scrutiny Committee (DLSC) in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh has declared Rohith Vemula, the research scholar at the University of Hyderaba...


Trump Home Items Have Also Been Dropped by Retailers

Mnuchin was roommates at Yale with Sears' private equity billionaire owner Edward Lampert and enjoyed a long prosperous relationship with Lampert after coll...


Swamy, The Man Behind Sasikala's Imprisonment

Upholding the trial court's verdict along with penalties, the Supreme Court has asked Sasikala and others to surrender immediately. This will also ban her fro...


J&K: BSF detect tunnel along border

In 2012 Border Security Force (BSF) had discovered 400 meter long and 25 feet deep underground tunnel originating from the Pakistani side on the Indo-Pak worldw...


NBC News shakes up leadership, buys stake in European network

Deborah Turness, the US -based president of NBC News, will head the company's worldwide news operation, according to a statement from the network Tuesday. There...


Trump says Israel settlement growth 'not good for peace'

The February 15th meeting, marking the first official parlay between the two world leaders, is seen as a watershed moment by the right wing, which believes Trum...


Gen. Michael Flynn resigns as National Security Advisor over contacts with Russian Federation

An early supporter of Mr Trump, he accompanied the president to his Florida retreat this weekend and briefed the president as recently as Monday. "We have bee...


'Australia made little progress to bridge gap with aboriginals'

The ninth annual Closing the Gap report shows insufficient progress in numerous key areas such as life expectancy , infant mortality and education. "We mus...


Oil prices rise as OPEC members stick to output cuts

With daily production of 1.651 million barrels recorded this month, Angola's has overtaken Nigeria as Africa's largest oil producer, according to the Organizat...


Oroville Dam-area evacuees might not go home until spillway is repaired

The evacuation order, which was also posted at the Butte County Sheriff's Office Facebook Page, does not specify which areas of Oroville should be evacuated ...


You don't need to stand for National Anthem in film

Justice Dipak Misra said that the differently-abled persons have been exemption from standing while the national anthem is played in theatres before the start o...


Coast Guard searches for missing cruise ship passenger near the Bahamas

The Elation had left Jacksonville and was heading to its first stop at Nassau. The ship was en route to Nassau from Jacksonville, the Coast Guard said. In a s...


EU Commission: Finnish economy to trail eurozone in 2017

The latest forecast is more or less in line with previous estimates from November when the Commission predicted an 0.9% expansion of GDP in 2017 and 1.0% growth...


Forgotten refugees: Rohingyas make a home in Bangladesh

Since a gang killed nine police officers in Maugndaw - predominately populated by members of the stateless Rohingya minority group in the northern part of Rakhi...


OGE: Conway Should Be Investigated for Promoting Ivanka Trump's Products

Shaub noted that OGE spoke with Stefan Passantino , an ethics official at the White House, on February 9 and asked for notice of any disciplinary action agains...


Russian Federation sends spy ship near USA, deploys banned missiles at home

The Cold War-era vessel was seen prowling 70 miles off the coast of DE as tensions loom between USA and Russian Federation. It was not immediately clear where...


Cyber security: Queen to open centre to protect against attacks

United Kingdom companies are now understaffed when it comes to online threat. Called the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC ), and based in London, the new...