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Orly Airport Attack: Drugs and alcohol found in gunman's system

He has never prayed: he drinks. "He drank. And under the effects of alcohol and cannabis, this is where one ends up", he said. At the time of his death, Ben B...


Turtle dies after surgery to remove 915 coins

Her vet, Nantarika Chansue , said her intestines had twisted around itself in an effort to adjust to the empty space that was originally occupied by the coin...


EU Committed to Concluding Japan Free Trade Deal 'Very Soon' - Tusk

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe issued a staunch joint defence of free trade yesterday (19 March), as the United States...


Spicer Pressed on Why Trump's Golf Trips Are Different Than Obama's

But unfortunately for us, when Trump was a private citizen, he spent much of his time crying about President Obama's leisure time, which means that now when he ...


Syrian army regains ground in Damascus as rebels retreat

Government forces responded with almost a dozen air strikes on Jobar, he added. The clashes killed at least 26 members of government forces and 21 rebels and ...


Gas prices edge lower

Retail gasoline prices in Texas have dropped by 2 cents this week. AAA says the lowest average price was about $2.35 per gallon in the Detroit area. While ref...


Pound Retreats As UK PM To Invoke Article 50 On Wednesday

The historic start of the process, 44 years after the United Kingdom joined the EEC in 1973, will trigger a two-year countdown for negotiations over the exit te...


Tillerson: Policy of 'strategic patience' with North Korea has ended

China and the U.S. on Saturday agreed to jointly address the threats posed by North Korea's provocative nuclear and missile programmes as Secretary of State Rex...


Netanyahu: Israel will continue to stop weapons transfers to Hezbollah

The four jets were returning from an attack on a shipment of missiles bound for Hezbollah , the militant group, in Lebanon when Syrian troops fired at them. Re...


Syrian City of Homs Begins Evacuation of Rebels, Civilians

The al-Waer neighbourhood is home to about 75,000 people and has been under a government siege since 2013, triggering shortages of medicine, and occasionally of...


UK's May Says Now Is "Not The Time" For Scottish Independence Vote

And he will propose that the Bank of England becomes the Bank of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland with fully-staffed representation in Scotland "to...


JC Penney to close Rockland store

J.C. Penney is closing its Cortana Mall location, shutting down one of the few remaining anchor stores in the shopping center at Airline Highway and Florida Bou...


Trump to sign sweeping rollback of Obama-era climate change rules

Other environmental groups said rolling back the Obama-era rules could make US automakers less competitive . The White House official said that poor sales ...


Reprieve! Venezuela still alive in WBC after loss to Mexico

Jair Jurrjens picked up the win after striking out five and holding Israel to one run on five hits over six innings. Venezuela joined Puerto Rico as the tw...


CLP to meet Goa Governor to stake claim for govt formation

On the other hand, BJP's Manohar Parrikar has the support of 21 MLAs and would prove his majority. However with North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA) partners...


Trump allows Central Intelligence Agency to conduct drone strikes

During the Obama administration, CIA drones were used to carry out reconnaissance and collect intelligence to locate suspected terrorists, but attacks were then...


Brexit bill: Ministers expect MPs to reject changes

MPs voted on Monday to overturn changes to the legislation made by the House of Lords earlier this month, after the government argued it needed freedom to opera...


Briton sentenced to six years for killing Bali policeman

Chief Judge Made Pasek rejected Ms Connor's claim that all she did was separate her British boyfriend David Taylor and Wayan Sudarsa on the night of the dea...


Unemployment rates climb in area, state

The state's unemployment rate remains at its lowest level since 2001. IN gained 6,100 more construction jobs during the unusually warm weather, but lost mo...


Trump to host Chinese president at Mar-a-Lago

The official cautioned that the plan is only tentative at the moment. No golf is planned during Xi's stay, Axios said. Press secretary Sean Spicer announc...


North Korea boycotts United Nations review of its rights record

North Korea has denied any responsibility and accused Malaysia of being swayed by the North's enemies. The incident sparked a diplomatic standoff and expulsio...


KPCC Chief VM Sudheeran Steps Down Due to 'Health Reasons'

The new president will be chosen by the AICC leadership, he said. "Today, one can't decide things sitting in Delhi as the ground reality is totally different", ...


German shopping centre shut by police over attack fears

Authorities in the German city Essen said the centre in Limbecker Platz was closed for "security reasons". One was questioned after a police search of an apar...


Hundreds of radioactive wild boars are roaming through Japan

After the 2011 meltdown of the Fukushima Daiichi power plant, exclusion zones were set up around the plant and the populations of the towns within were evacua...


Pregnant Ciara 'Doing Well' After Car Accident

While the due date has not been confirmed, TMZ says she is in her third trimester. The Goodies singer appeared tense and upset while walking after the acc...


Based Mercy Corps forced to shutter operations in Turkey, affecting Syrian aid

The spokesman said the new US presence is meant in part to "reassure that ISIS has been driven from Manbij", adding, "Manbij is liberated and there's not a need...


United States to face Panama, Martinique, playoff victor in Gold Cup group stage

El Salvador and Curacao round out the group. Panama and Martinique are also scheduled to play at FirstEnergy Stadium that day. Honduras, the victor of January...


Shiv Sena's Vishwanath Mahadeshwar becomes Mumbai's 76th mayor

Both parties had called off their over 2 decade-old alliance in 2014. Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had announced the BJP would neither field its nominee i...


Our chances against Real? 3pc, says Napoli coach

Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale return to the Real Madrid starting lineup for the second leg of their Champions League last 16 clash with Napoli . Alvaro ...


Cuomo launches NY-Israel economic commission

Andrew Cuomo said of the recent bomb threats against Jewish institutions in the United States, during a weekend visit to Israel. "New York's principles are buil...


Opposition groups must not seek help from Israel, says Syrian ambassador

Ja'afari said a "first condition" was to have a Syrian national opposition that did not seek help from Israel nor Turkey, and "does not work according to Qatari...


French candidate Fillon's home searched in corruption probe

Investigators have considered prosecuting Le Pen for the publication of violent images, an offense that carries a maximum penalty of three years in prison and a...


McDonald's plan for mobile pay: Avoid Starbucks' mistakes

The company thinks it has the potential to reach many more customers, claiming 75 percent of people in McDonald's top five markets "lives within three miles o...


Murder charge expected over body in river

She then allegedly travelled more than 70 kilometres from Deniliquin to a part of the Murray River near Moama, on the NSW-Victoria border. Lawyer Dale Brooks,...


May accuses Sturgeon of 'twisting the truth' in Scottish independence bid

May also said that no decisions now taken by the Scottish parliament would be removed from it when Britain leaves the EU. "They only seem to be looking at ind...