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Near-term bias for crude oil remains positive

Benchmark Brent crude oil prices collapsed to as low as $27.10 a barrel in January 2016 from as much as $115.71 in June 2014. Improving global growth, espec...


Ivanka Trump spearheads $200M STEM effort

It comes a day after President Donald Trump signed a policy memo , first reported by Recode , that directs the US government to devote more grant dollars towa...


Nikki Haley Has Become the Face of US Diplomacy Under Trump

Tillerson denied reports on Friday that Nikki Haley was making a run for his job. US State Secretary Rex Tillerson , US Ambassador to the United Nations ...


New Ballistic Missile Successfully Test-Fired

The Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has disclosed on Friday while addressing an armed forces parade in Tehran that it will strengthen its missile capabilities...


His View: I'm loving President Trump's ideal United Nations speech

Iran and the other parties to the deal have said that won't happen. Trump also urged the U.N.to reform itself and put its own house in order, noting the US p...


After quakes, Mexico volcano spews vapor and ash

Although Oaxaca State is located in Southern Mexico , Saturday's quake could be felt almost 300 miles away in Mexico City . No citizen has forgotten a 1...


Russian Federation at United Nations slams 'military hysteria' over North Korea

European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, who hosted the meeting, said all parties to the accord - including Tillerson - agreed it "is working and...


Many more teams now in hunt to sign Dwyane Wade

Wade showed he still had some life in his legs as he averaged 18.3 points, 4.5 rebounds, 3.8 assists, and 1.4 steals in 29.9 minutes per game in 2016-17 for Ch...


Target Is Raising Its Minimum Pay To $11 An Hour In October

The Minneapolis-based company is also implementing the wage increase on the heels of a measure approved by the Minneapolis City Council in June that will requir...


US allied Syrian groups form civilian council to run Deir Ezzor

The SDF later warned against any further Syrian army advances on the eastern riverbank. A US military official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the...


Confidence 'High' That Hurricane Maria Won't Affect South Carolina

Residents along the Carolina and mid-Atlantic coasts should be monitoring the progress of the storm very closely. Hurricane-force winds extend up to 10 miles ...


Earthquake Detected In North Korea Amid Fears Of New Nuclear Test

The site, run by the U.S. -Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies, added the bomb's 250-kiloton yield was close ...


Trump is mentally deranged, will pay: Kim

The exchange of super-heated rhetoric and unusually personal abuse between the adversaries will escalate tensions. North Korea recently claimed that is close ...


Church shooting leaves one woman dead, six injured

The shooting happened at Burnett's Chapel Church of Christ. The gunman was also wounded, the fire department said. The man shot himself after he was confronte...


Doctors, Hospitals And Insurers Ask Senate To Reject Graham-Cassidy

Republicans can lose no more than two votes to pass a repeal. Trump, without offering support for his assertion about former presidential rival Paul, said: ...


Trump orders new sanctions to tighten screws on N.Korea nuclear program

The EU agreed today on new sanctions against North Korea , diplomatic sources said, as the global community steps up efforts to punish the pariah state for i...


Earthquake Detected in North Korea

President Donald Trump addresses world leaders at the 72nd United Nations General Assembly in NY on September 19, 2017. North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri ...


Security Council Press Statement on Iraq (21 September 2017)

Since September 18, the Turkish army has been conducting tank drills near the border with the Iraqi Kurdish region. Yildirim was speaking before the Turkish p...


Upcoming Winter Olympics medals revealed

The winter olympic Games of 2018 are scheduled from 9 to 25 February in Pyeongchang, a town located 80 km from the border with North Korea . And under Wednesda...


China sticks to neutral stance, says Kashmir issue is between India, Pakistan

He said that though the Indian occupation forces could physically blind the Kashmiri people by their pellet guns, they could not block their vision for the real...


Iowa's Elections System Targeted But Not Breached

Other states targeted include Alabama, Colorado, Illinois, Maryland, Virginia and Washington. DHS did not directly notify chief election officials of their stat...


Japan's Tough Choices As North Korean Missiles Fly

President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are discussing the ongoing crisis with North Korea . In a statement, carried by the country's o...


Kylie Jenner Is Pregnant!

The " Keeping Up with the Kardashians " star is rumored to have told friends and family of the news earlier this month. One insider said Travis was talking wi...


Catalan President Accuses Spain of Suspending Region's Self-Governance

Catalonia's regional government has been " de facto " suspended by Spain's central government in Madrid, the president of the would-be breakaway region has ...


Myanmar must end persecution of the Rohingya now

The bench, while asking the petitioner to reply, posted the matter for further hearing on October 3, and said the legal position, including the court's jurisdic...


The rare, potent fuel powering North Korea's weapons

Defence Minister Song Young-moo told a parliamentary hearing that the exercises were being conducted "two to three times a month these days", Reuters news a...


Leaders of S. Korea, Czech agree to strengthen, expand bilateral cooperation

The US, an ally of Japan that has extensive military presence in the region, has reacted harshly to North Korea's missile launches in particular and the weapons...


Odd doings in Alabama, Part Two

Polling has been a bit all over the map, and while the race appears to have tightened, odd has struggled to keep up with the recalcitrant former judge, who has ...


Special Counsel's Office Interviewed Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein

The interview took place in either June or July, according to the Wall Street Journal . The Journal said the handling of the interview "could be a sign that ...


Devastating Maria's center makes landfall in Puerto Rico

To the north, Hurricane Jose weakened to a tropical storm Tuesday night. There were no immediate details from Delgado. The storm's center passed near or...


Politics of polarisation needs to be eradicated from India: Rahul targets Centre

On Tuesday, September 19, Gandhi interacted with a few students on the Princeton University in NY and discussed an array of topics such as India-US relations,...


UN Ambassador Haley: US to Continue Pursuing Diplomatic Path With North Korea

If the USA is "forced to defend itself or its allies, we will have no choice but to totally destroy North Korea ". Addressing the General Assembly is a miles...


Dozens of countries sign historic nuke ban treaty at UN

Scores of police were soon on the scene but did not appear to be intent on brining the protest to a quick end. The treaty requires all countries that eventual...


One student shot, second arrested at IL high school

No details have been released about the person in custody or the person who was shot. School officials said their buildings were on a soft lockdown as a preca...


Trump calls Rand Paul a 'negative force' on health care

Sen. Bill Cassidy is making a last-minute ditch effort to repeal the Obama health law and replace it. "He got a lot of credit and attention for coming off lik...