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Mar 27 2016

New Zealand rejects flag change, stays with Union Jack

The Australian flag, which is similar to the New Zealand flag. "It was much closer than everyone expected", Key said , referring to the vote. Prime Minister John Ke...

Mar 27 2016

Brussels Attacker Was Deported from Turkey Twice

Abdeslam's lawyer Sven Mary said today his client, the last known survivor of the 10 men who carried out the bloody assault on the French capital, now did not want to f...

Mar 27 2016

Pope washes feet of Muslim migrants, says 'We are brothers'

Many crosses, many pains, but also an open heart that wants brotherhood". Following the instability and civil war in parts of the Middle East and Africa, millions of re...

Mar 27 2016

Debate on Georgia religious exemption bill continues

Supreme Court recognized a constitutional right to same-sex marriage. In the letter to Gov. Deal, it's noted that Georgia has become one of the most sought-after lo...

Mar 27 2016

Belgium, France make arrests linked to attacks

In Paris on Thursday, authorities arrested a French national suspected of belonging to a militant network planning an attack in France, although they said there was...

Mar 27 2016

Ted Cruz says Donald Trump spreading false rumors about personal life

Cruz forcefully denied the rumors on Friday, denouncing them as "garbage" and angrily accused Trump and "his henchmen" of trafficking in "slime" and "sleaze". The En...

Mar 27 2016

State health officials offer Zika prevention tips for Spring Break travelers

Dr. Nolan said, "If you are not pregnant Zika is a mild self limited illness". The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention came up with the length of the new guid...

Mar 27 2016

Third suspect in Brussels airport blasts identified

The bespectacled man wearing a cream jacket and a black hat ran out of the terminal, federal prosecutors said, and a third suitcase bomb, the biggest of the three, explod...

Mar 27 2016

First confirmed Zika virus case acquired by sexual transmission in California

Death because of the virus is very rare. Pregnant women should avoid sexual contact - or only have protected sex using a condom - with any male who has recently returne...

Mar 27 2016

North Korea fires missile, short-range projectiles

North Korea fired five unidentified short-range missiles off its east coast on Monday, according to South Korean officials. Those exercises were accompanied by a threat...

Mar 26 2016

Cruz begins Wisconsin campaign swing in conservative county

I don't think he has any desire to be the presidential nominee. The Republican race for president heads to Walker's state next, on April 5. Cruz spoke to a group of sup...

Mar 26 2016

New Zealand votes to keep its flag

The referendum, the second and final in the $26 million process, closed at 7pm on Thursday, and the preliminary results released that night show voters prefer the statu...

Mar 26 2016

Bernie Sanders hopes to score wins in West

SEATTLE (AP) — Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders' brand of democratic socialism may take some explaining in some parts of the United States, but not in Seattle. This...

Mar 26 2016

Syrian army enters Palmyra; Mosul operation begins

Gen. Yahya Rasool, says Iraqi forces retook several villages on the outskirts of the town of Makhmour, east of Mosul, on Thursday morning. U.S.-led coalition spokesma...

Mar 26 2016

North Korea Nuclear Test Imminent, Says Seoul

South Korea's military takes the move as a serious threat and is preparing countermeasures, he said. The North protests annual ongoing joint U.S.-South Korea military ...

Mar 26 2016

Justin Bieber has thanked his "inspiration" Kanye West for attending his show

News, the couple is "talking" about getting back together . Selena, who has been in an on-off relationship with the star since 2011, responded by adding the comment "p...

Mar 26 2016

Free Easter egg hunts abound this weekend

Blackberry Farm (near Uckfield) is offering some "cracking" family fun during the Easter weekend which includes craft sessions, twice daily Easter egg hunts, story time...

Mar 26 2016

AIPAC 'deeply sorry' Obama was disrespected by Trump

Although Sanders has been relatively mum on his position on the Arab-Israeli conflict, Sanders began his speech by stressing his religious and cultural ties to the State ...

Mar 26 2016

Kiwis have voted to keep the current New Zealand flag

Change New Zealand Flag Campaign is not giving up. The total votes received were 2,124,507, which includes 4,942 informal votes (0.23 per cent) and 4,554 invalid votes ...

Mar 26 2016

Task force blames MI for Flint water crisis

In particular, the report slams the federal Environmental Protection Agency , claiming the agency was unlikely to enforce clean drinking water regulations in Flint in ...