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Company: Oil in pipeline under Missouri River reservoir

Dallas-based Energy Transfer Partners made the announcement in a brief court filing with the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. The pipeline is...


Putin hosts French presidential contender Le Pen in Kremlin

This is Vladimir Putin's world, Donald Trump's world in the United States, Mr (Narendra) Modi's world in India", she said. Such positions put her in parallel ...


Ukraine: Russian agent killed Kremlin critic Voronenkov

Russian Federation denies any involvement in both the poisoning of Kara-Murza and the shooting of Voronenkov. He added that Mr Voronenkov's widow was welcome ...


North Korea engine test may be prelude to partial ICBM flight

The statement said: "The Korean People's Army will reduce the bases of aggression and provocation to ashes with its invincible Hwasong rockets tipped with nucle...


Senegal-Ivory Coast friendly abandoned after pitch invasion

Liverpool forward Sadio Mane opened the scoring for Senegal with a penalty after 68 minutes before on loan Fulham striker Gohi Cyriac equalised minutes later....


Syrian government retakes Damascus areas captured by rebels

Rebels had attacked in Jobar to relieve military pressure after their loss of ground in nearby Qaboun and Barza, a commander from the Failaq al-Rahman group, wh...


Up To 42 Reported Dead In Air Strike On Syrian Mosque

The official added that the number of casualties being reported at the mosque correlates roughly with USA assessments of the number of al Qaeda fighters they ...


Trump, Merkel to discuss NATO, terrorism in upcoming meeting

The White House also announced the change. Mrs Merkel continued to Berlin's Tegel airport after her 10-minute conversation with Mr Trump to personally inform ...


Woman arrested thrice for trying to jump fence near WH

She was carrying a floor plan of the interior of the White House and a letter for President Donald Trump and said other fence jumpers motivated her to jump the ...


Lost & Found! Tom Brady's Super Bowl LI Jersey Has Been Found

The NFL says the quarterback's game-worn jerseys from Super Bowl 51 in Houston, and another from Super Bowl 49, were retrieved after an investigation led by t...


Donald Trump In a Truck: Funny Photos of the President

Trump then climbed into the truck and honked the horn a couple of times . But legislation wasn't far from his mind, as Trump said that a vote on the measur...


Hamas shut Gaza crossing as senior leader mysteriously killed

The Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas on Sunday shut down the only passageway between the Gaza Strip and Israel following the assassination of one of th...


McConnell criticizes Iran nuke deal as 'windfall' for Tehran

Speaking with The Jerusalem Post , a senior AIPAC official acknowledged their calls and said the lobby would support their efforts to preserve foreign aid, w...


Germany: Merkel's CDU victorious in Saarland

Matthias Zeller, a 21-year-old Social Democratic activist, caused a stir in Germany when he enthused on national television that his party's new leader Martin S...


Trump administration condemns what it calls anti-Israel bias at UN

The Israeli daily Haaretz reported Wednesday, citing an Israeli source familiar with the talks, that during his visit last week, Greenblatt made it clear that t...


Erdogan is not welcome in Germany: Merkel ally

The announcement from the Union of European Turkish Democrats highlighted the spiralling tensions between the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, ahead o...


Trump associates may have coordinated with Russians, officials say

Kudos for the two Californians helming the House Intelligence Committee, Republican Rep. Devin Nunes, the committee chairman, and ranking Democrat Adam Schiff, ...


China near completion of radar and aircraft hangers on artificial islands

Fiery Cross is now equipped with hangars capable of housing 24 combat planes and three larger aircraft, including bombers. China already uses an existing ai...


Martin McGuinness, IRA Man, Northern Irish Leader, Dies at 66

Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire will represent the United Kingdom government at Thursday's service in the heart of Mr McGuinness's beloved Bogside ...


US, South Korea say North Korea's latest missile test fails

Pacific Command. This test came from the eastern coastal town of Wonsan and will be seen as a response to annual military drills under way between the US and ...


Russia general claims US-led coalition hit dam in Syria

However, the US -backed Syrian opposition force has insisted it is taking care to preserve vital infrastructure as it steps up military operations in northern S...


Man United to make Neymar most expensive player on the planet?

Last week, Neymar made yet another public plea for Coutinho to leave Liverpool, and Barcelona are so desperate to seal the deal that they're reportedly ...


Sean Spicer tells reporter to 'stop shaking your head'

At White House spokesman Sean Spicer's press briefing on Monday, the big news wasn't repealing ObamaCare, wiretapping President Trump's phones or tax reform -...


US tells allies to do more amid new offensive against IS

Addressing top officials from an global coalition of 68 nations battling Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, Tillerson did not elaborate on where the United States...


Texas death row inmate gets appeal, 2nd inmate rejected

Constitution, which bans cruel and unusual punishment . Though the 2004 Texas decision adopted the definition and standards for mental disability contained...


US exploring new options against a defiant N Korea

Pacific Command detected what we assess was a failed North Korean missile launch attempt", said U.S. military Commander Dave Benham in a statement , according...


Macy's (M) Inks an Exclusive Deal with G-III for DKNY Brand

The company anticipates that it will incur losses from the Donna Karan operations during the first half of fiscal 2018 that will be partially offset by growth i...


ACLU battles Georgia over toddler's last name of 'Allah'

State officials say the child's name - ZalyKha Graceful Lorraina Allah - should either be Handy, Walk or a combination of the two. The couple, represented b...


ICE: Rape Suspect's Father Arrested After Immigration Review

US Immigration and Customs enforcement says suspect Henry Sanchez-Milian was found by a border patrol agent in Texas in August of a year ago. He and the other s...


Thomas Cook records 40% increase in bookings for Greece

While it saw some margin pressure due to more competition, demand for summer holidays was strong. Shares, which rose in the run up to the results, slid 1.7p, ...


American Airlines buys stake in China Southern Airlines

A codeshare deal allows sharing of flights, which implies that a passenger has the free will to avail any flight operated by either of the companies under the a...


Gordhan says still Finance Minister despite talk of sacking

The presidency gave no reason for calling off the trip, which the treasury said had prior approval, and the ANC said it hadn't received prior notice of the deci...


US presidential envoy to attend Arab Summit in Jordan

Al-Safadi also said Arab foreign ministers rejected unilateral steps that "jeopardize the historic and legal status" of Jerusalem. This year's conference co...


Editor selections from the past week in Asia

Mr Tillerson's visit to Beijing followed his remarks in South Korea on Friday in which he warned that pre-emptive military action against North Korea might be...


North Korea tests rocket engine, US officials say

North Korea's missile and nuclear programs have been a contentious issue of concern for the neighboring countries and their allies, with every new missile laun...


Babri Masjid case is about title, says Asaduddin Owaisi

Any decision leading to the construction of a temple at the site of the destroyed Babri Masjid will inevitably shore up Mr Modi's chances for a second term in t...


'I wuv you, robot': Toddler makes new friend in discarded water heater

The video called " Rayna Meets a Robot " received millions of hits on YouTube . Rayna even told the robot she loved it, starting what looks to be an everlast...


UN Ambassador Haley: "The Days of Israel-Bashing Are Over"

In early December, then US President Obama renewed a presidential waiver ordering the US embassy in Israel to remain in Tel Aviv, despite facing pressure by Con...


Judge Jeanine Pirro: Paul Ryan must go. Now

Even though Trump was overtly confident in his votes to repeal ObamaCare, that simply did not happen. And if Trump's allies on Fox News want to do him a solid n...


Shailene Woodley Sentenced Over Dakota Access Pipeline Protest

Woodley has always been an opponent of the controversial proposed oil pipeline, and has continued to champion the cause even after her arrest. Woodley signe...


Pakistan begins fencing border with Afghanistan

The fence will go along parts of the Afghan border where terrorists have incited cross-border attacks (the "high threat zones"), according to the Associated Pr...


Sen. Bernie Sanders To Introduce Single-Payer Health Care Plan

HHS Inspector General to Investigate Freeze of HealthCare.gov Enrollment Ads The decision by the Trump administration to pull ads for insurance enrollment on He...


India's SC questions whether Muslims in held Kashmir are a minority

Arguing in the Supreme Court on behalf of the Bar Association on Monday was Senior J&K Advocate Zaffar Shah. Earlier as the hearing started at around noon, th...


Agreement reached to replace 18000 water lines in Flint by 2020

The state will put $87 million toward pipe replacement and keep an additional $10 million in reserve. U.S. District Judge David Lawson will review the propose...


Jared Kushner Will Reportedly Lead the White House Office of American Innovation

Described by Kushner as an "offensive team", the White House Office of American Innovation actually began work shortly after the inauguration and has already he...


Charity rescues 55 animals from dog meat farm in South Korea

However, she said, it's a diminishing industry in a society where demand for dog meat has been plummeting. The 46 dogs - which were living in "pitiful" condit...


Hong Kong Police Arrest 'Umbrella Movement' Pro-Democracy Organizers

Those targeted include two university professors, Benny Tai and Chan Kin-man, and the Reverend Chu Yiu-ming. A lawmaker, Tanya Chan, said at least nine protes...


Stocks are tumbling after the failure of 'Trumpcare'

These numbers come after the GOP healthcare bill, spearheaded by Speaker Paul Ryan, was pulled from the House vote around 4 p.m. ET on Friday (March 24). Toshib...


Belarus protesters defy ban to march against 'parasite tax'

People who attend tomorrow have a lot of courage and they are coming because they are fed up. He says it instils discipline in the workshy but protesters say ...


Family of 4 killed in Alabama plane crash

Law enforcement set up a mobile command station at the Hayden Dollar General. Charles Cullwell said the plane landed on his property and he found the plane. T...