Tuesday April 25-th, 2017

Nearly 1.5m people begin annual hajj Nearly 1.5m people begin annual hajj

At sunrise on Sunday, they will head for the Mount Arafat , around 20 kilometres east of Mecca , for a congregation that marks the climax of the Hajj. Former Saudi official Nazer said terrorism is another threat authorities have taken into account ...

Twin blasts outside Baghdad shopping mall kills 12, ISIS claims responsibility Twin blasts outside Baghdad shopping mall kills 12, ISIS claims responsibility

A security official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said just before Friday midnight a auto rigged with explosives was detonated at the vehicle park of al-Nakhil Mall in Palestine Street in eastern Baghdad . The shops were open during the night...

Clinton lashes back at Trump over his comments about Putin Clinton lashes back at Trump over his comments about Putin

On Thursday's NBC Today , correspondent Ron Allen promoted President Obama blasting Donald Trump in the wake of NBC's Commander-in-Chief Forum: "It didn't take much for President Obama to weigh in". "It shows a complete lack of understanding of the ...

South Korea, US Launch Search For Traces Of Radioactive Material

China's Foreign Ministry issued a statement yesterday expressing firm opposition to the nuclear test by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK). "I think it is clear that the increasing threat posed by North Korea requires not only a rethi...

Man charged at Sydney Opera House with threatening property Man charged at Sydney Opera House with threatening property

Police also seized a number of items from his home for examination. A teenager charged after he allegedly yelled "extremist comments" and was carrying a suspicious backpack. The incident occurred two days after Islamic State called for "lone wolf" ...

Broncos tried to trade for Case Keenum this offseason, kept asking

Goff also realizes he'll be watching the Rams' opener while Carson Wentz, the No. 2 pick last spring, starts for the Philadelphia Eagles, who have enough confidence in their rookie to trade Sam Bradford to Minnesota. To the cynic, promoting Goff fo...

Islamic State loses border territory, Turkey says

Turkey says Turkish-backed rebels battling Islamic State extremists on the Syrian border have driven IS fighters from their last remaining strongholds along a 100-kilometer stretch of borderland. Turkey's military says its right to self-defense as we...

QB Spot Still Up For Grabs, But Should It Be — Georgia Bulldogs QB Spot Still Up For Grabs, But Should It Be — Georgia Bulldogs

Georgia quarterback Jacob Eason marches through the "Dawg Walk" to the stadium before an NCAA college football game against Nicholls Saturday, Sept. Not to mention Nick Chubb was held to just 80 yards on the day. A lot of this can be attributed t...

Three Dead After Plane Crash in Carroll County

Investigators working the crash have not confirmed these details yet, however the fire chief overseeing the wreckage said that initially first responders believed that there was only a single aircraft involved, due in part to how each plane's debris ...

Japan's weather agency detects artificial quake in DPRK, gov't suspects nuke test Japan's weather agency detects artificial quake in DPRK, gov't suspects nuke test

In January, the DPRK carried out a test of what it called its first H-bomb. The DPRK's state-run television made the announcement early Friday, making the test the fifth of its kind in the country. The statement said China's stance has always bee...

Judge to hear from lawyers in lane-closing case on evidence Judge to hear from lawyers in lane-closing case on evidence

Another former political operative working for Christie, David Wildstein, has pleaded guilty in the scheme. Two former allies of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie face wire fraud and civil rights counts. "The time may come, perhaps at trial, when the ...

Search for California student missing 20 years wrapping up Search for California student missing 20 years wrapping up

Federal Bureau of Investigation agents and local sheriff's deputies have been excavating a site near a concrete letter "P" on the edge of California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. Investigators on Friday found another "item of interes...

Shocker as ITT Technical Institute shuts down all locations

A business analyst at ITT Educational Services Inc.'s Carmel headquarters and an instructor at two locations in California filed the complaint Tuesday in U.S. We communicated with all students this morning informing them of key information including ...

Turkish military says takes control of four settlements in Syria operation Turkish military says takes control of four settlements in Syria operation

Turkey's deputy prime minister said Wednesday that Syrian refugees in the country were being encouraged to return to their homes in areas retaken from the " Islamic State " (IS) group by Turkish troops and allied Syrian rebels who launched an offen...

White House Appoints Retired Air Force General as First Cyber Security Chief White House Appoints Retired Air Force General as First Cyber Security Chief

Touhill is now the deputy assistant secretary for cybersecurity and communications in the Office of Cybersecurity and Communications (CS&C) at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Numerous federal organizations are working to improve how enti...

Apple have addressed our biggest concern about the wireless headphone situation Apple have addressed our biggest concern about the wireless headphone situation

The Lightning Audio + Charge RockStar will launch on Belkin's website and Apple's online and retail stores on October 10, so you still have some time to weigh your options . In other words: Using the Lightning port for audio may make the iPhon...

Air strike kills top jihadist rebel commander in Syria Air strike kills top jihadist rebel commander in Syria

Abu Omar was killed on the outskirts of Aleppo on Thursday, rebels said they weren't certain whose warplane was responsible for the attack on him during a meeting with other rebel commanders. The two governments regard both the Islamic State group an...

The Philippines and Indonesia Coordinate Actions to Fight Piracy The Philippines and Indonesia Coordinate Actions to Fight Piracy

The President said he would authorize Indonesian forces to enter the Philippines' "jurisdictional waters" while on hot pursuit of pirates being chased out of Indonesian territory. "We call [on] parties to respect the rule of law, and welcome the supp...

Froome wins Vuelta time trial to reduce Quintana's lead Froome wins Vuelta time trial to reduce Quintana's lead

Now I am in very good condition and these type of time trials haven t gone badly for me". "I'm super-happy. It was my big goal when I came here; I really wanted to win a stage", Frank told reporters. The top four in the general classification all f...

Philippines' Duterte tells Obama he never cursed him

In town hall-style meetings with young people in Southeast Asia over the years - including one in the scenic city of Luang Prabang this week - the president waxed fondly about the years he spent as a young boy living with his mother in Indonesia five...

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