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May 05 2016

Trump, Clinton all but certain to face off in fall campaign

Sen. Ted Cruz , who despite an early victory in the Iowa caucus struggled to stop Donald Trump from cutting into his support from evangelical Christian voters, droppe...

Apr 29 2016

South Korea: Suspected midrange North Korean missile crashes

Existing UN resolutions forbid North Korea from the use of any ballistic missile-related technology, and South Korea said it would push for fresh penalties to be im...

Apr 27 2016

Preliminary hearing date set for Bill Cosby in Pennsylvania

The court also lifted a temporary stay it had put on all court proceedings, paving the way for a pretrial evidentiary hearing in Norristown. Manhattan Federal Judge P...

Apr 23 2016

Donald Trump: Transgender Should Use Bathroom They Deem 'Appropriate'

Appearing at a live town hall meeting for the Today show on Thursday, host Matt Lauer asked if Caitlyn Jenner could use any bathroom she wanted in Trump Tower. Trump ...

Apr 22 2016

China's Defense Ministry appears to confirm new missile test

The Washington Free Beacon news website said it did not know where the test happened, though the Defence Ministry said reports said it had happened in the vicinity of the...

Apr 21 2016

3 charged with several crimes in Flint crisis

The Snyder administration has also committed to spend hundreds of thousands of dollars to pay for a program encouraging Flint residents to flush their pipes next month. H...

Apr 19 2016

Peru reports first case of sexually transmitted Zika virus

And last week, Deputy Health Minister Fernando Ruiz Gómez, announced two cases of Zika-linked microcephaly, a potentially severe birth defect in which the brain and skull...

Apr 19 2016

Hillary Clinton, Sander's campaign officials spar over her paid speeches

Unlike Clinton, who has tapped big donors to fuel her campaign, Sanders has relied on small donations that he says average US$27 per person. "And you're not going to ha...

Apr 19 2016

Ben Affleck Will Star In Self Directed Batman Stand-alone Movie

The studio is set to expand its DC universe over the next five years, with Tsujihara announcing plans to release at least 10 movies by 2020. The news about the solo Ba...

Apr 19 2016

Israeli rescue service says bus explodes in Jerusalem

Palestinian terrorist groups have issued statements celebrating Monday's bus bombing in Jerusalem, which left 21 people injured. However, Conflict News hasreported that...

Apr 19 2016

MORGAN STANLEY: The market's getting better, but our clients aren't

Earnings per share fell to 55 cents per share, in the quarter ended March 31, from $1.18 per share, a year earlier. Analysts were expecting adjusted earnings per share ...

Apr 18 2016

OPEC oil producers can't agree on production limit

Major producers both inside and outside the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) are anxious to stem a market nosedive that has cost exporters billi...

Apr 18 2016

Ted Cruz continues winning ways in Colorado

And if the convention goes to two ballots or more, no delegate will be bound to vote for anyone. Marco Rubio, who suspended his campaign, has 171 delegates. Polisi told p...

Apr 18 2016

Are Some People Immune To The Zika Virus? There's No Evidence Yet

Karen McKeown, health officer for the state Department of Health Services, tells the Wisconsin State Journal that the risk of acquiring Zika from a mosquito bite in Wis...

Apr 18 2016

North Korea tests new ballistic missile engine

According to Steve Evans of the BBC in Seoul , "Step by step, North Korea is completing the tasks needed to have a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the Uni...

Apr 18 2016

Local Zika outbreaks in United States 'likely'

Only two mosquitoes transmit the virus and of those only one is found in CT near the coast in 10 municipalities south of Interstate 95. Then authorities reported a star...

Apr 18 2016

Sanders supporters shower Clinton motorcade with $1 bills

Navarro was joined by other Bernie supporters including striking Verizon workers, who are members of the Communications Workers of America, which has endorsed Sanders. Bu...

Apr 18 2016

Sanders picks up a few more delegates at Colorado convention

Bernie Sanders criticized former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton over fundraising, calling into question whether big ticket fundraisers belong in the Democratic Part...

Apr 18 2016

Saudi-Iran tensions scupper deal to freeze oil output

Brent oil has risen to almost $45 a barrel, up 60% from lows in January, on optimism that a deal would help ease the supply glut. Fuzaia's comments stand in contrast...

Apr 18 2016

Pope Francis speaks of Christian woman killed for her faith

The Pontiff told an audience in St Peter's Square, Rome , that the man's wife was murdered by extremists after she refused to renounce her faith. Prior to his leaving,...