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Saudi intercepts ballistic missile near Yemen border

Saudi state television instead said that the missile was intercepted over the southern Saudi region of Najran at the border with Yemen. It added that there wa...


Israeli MPs approve 'death penalty for terrorists' bill

The coalition struggled to gather enough members to vote in favor of the bill, prompting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to make last-minute phone calls to ...


It's 'Raining' Iguanas in Florida (PHOTO, VIDEO)

While some might assume that they are dead, they are, in fact, immobilized due to the cold temperatures in Florida. Yep, when temperatures dipped below 40 deg...


North Korea to reopen key cross-border communication system with South Korea

South Korea shares that same goal, she said . In response, South Korean President Moon Jae-in immediately welcomed Kim's offer and started to make plans for h...


White House bans employees from using personal mobile phones

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Mr Bannon's description of Mr Trump Jr as treasonous was "a ridiculous accusation". Cheering the breakup...


Iran's Revolutionary Guards claim protests over

A week after the demonstrations broke out, there were no reports of fresh protests in local media overnight, while videos on social media suggested only limited...


Mega Millions jackpot grows after no Tuesday victor

The Beatrice Daily Sun reports no one won the jackpot in Tuesday night's drawing for $361 million, so the jackpot climbs for Friday night's drawing. On Tuesd...


North Korea 'accidentally' hits its own city with missile

Panda and Dave Schmerler , a research associate with the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, studied open source information on the launch to loc...


U.S. puts Pak on Special Watch List for violation of religious freedom

In the same statement , the State Department placed Pakistan on a special watch list for "severe violations of religious freedom", coming just days after the...


Aadhaar information available for misuse and abuse, says American whistleblower Edward Snowden

They added that no fingerprint data or retinal scans are now available and security breach claims are unfounded. The publication said its reporter was able to...


Caribbean Airlines cancels flights as winter storm approaches NY

New York's JFK Airport was closed last night due to the snowy "bomb cyclone" that hit the city, bringing with it sub-zero temperatures, strong winds and heavy s...


Roy Moore charge Leigh Corfman files lawsuit against him

There has not been any comment yet from Mr. Moore. In a statement to AL.com, she said she is suing because Moore and his campaign called her a "liar and i...


Gov. Hickenlooper says Sessions told him they wouldn't go after marijuana

There has been a surge in legalization of marijuana at the state level in recent years. If they go hard, they'll nearly certainly have the backing of Sessions...


One tourist killed in Luxor hot air balloon crash

The health ministry said a woman was killed and 12 people injured but gave no further details. According to a security source that spoke to Ahram Arabic websi...


Afghanistan: 15 Killed, 20 Others Wounded in Massive Blast in Kabul's Banaee

This comes a week after Daesh claimed a suicide attack aimed at a Tehran-backed cultural center killing 50 people in Kabul , and another one during funeral pra...


Russia: US Call for UN Meeting on Iran "Destructive"

Earlier this week, Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova also reminded the U.S. about its own experience in " putting down protests ", including mass arr...


Metro Detroit Weather: Wind Chills to 30 below!

The coldest air will be Saturday morning, when wind chills could bottom out at about 25 below just before daybreak. The alert is released when wind chills are...


Call for 'latte levy' to cut disposable coffee cup waste

Disposable cups can not be recycled by the normal systems because they are made from cardboard with a tightly bonded polyethylene liner, which is hard to remove...


Indian-origin Prabhu Ramamoorthy Molests Woman on Board Spirit Airlines Flight, Arrested

A man from India has been arrested for aggravated sexual abuse after allegedly molesting a 22-year-old woman who was sleeping beside him on board a Sprit Airl...


Bomb cyclone? What's next for Eastern Canada's brutally cold winter

The heaviest snow will be seen in New Brunswick, with the northern areas expected to be about 40 centimetres deep in the white stuff. More than 3,000 flig...