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Five Turkish soldiers killed in Syria in 24 hours

Turkey's military has promised military retaliation against Syria today after an overnight incident in which three Turkish soldiers were killed and 10 wounde...


Nephew of ex-NBA player Camby found dead on Texas property

It's starting to get cold,"Pearland Police Lt. Onesimo Lopez said". Former New York Knicks center, Marcus Camby (pictured), was celebrating Thanksgiving with ...


In shift, Trump says humans may be causing global warming

They would be both messy and financially painful. It's costing the city of NY more than $1 million a day to protect President-elect Donald Trump and his famil...


Pakistan PM Sharif names general Bajwa as new army chief

Lieutenant General Qamar Javed Bajwa has served as chief of the army's training and evaluation branch. He attended Pakistan Military Academy's 62nd long cours...


Malta's PM says Brexit is lose-lose situation

A Downing Street spokesman insisted negotiations were being approached in the "spirit of goodwill". Once that is complete a draft deal will be submitted to th...


Otto enters Pacific after devastation, 4 dead in Costa Rica

Nicaraguan civil protection officials said the hurricane, which was moving west at 13 miles per hour ( 21 kph), damaged homes and telephone lines but had not re...


S.Korea, Japan sign intelligence sharing pact against N.Korea: MND

China says that Seoul's earlier decision to deploy the THAAD missile defense system will increase the risk of military conflict in the region. The postponemen...


Trump non-committal on Paris climate change agreement withdrawal

In 2014 he tweeted that "Global warming is an expensive hoax! ", and he said it was created by the Chinese to make USA manufacturing less competitive. - On whe...


Germany's Angela Merkel Says She'll Run For Fourth Term In 2017

OLAF BOEHNKE: Maybe the 50 percent of the USA who voted for Hillary Clinton, as well as more than 90 percent of Europe, are hoping she's maybe the last sort of ...


Turkey's AK Party to review controversial bill on underage marriage

With signs reading "Punish the rapist, not the child", and other expressions of defiance, including "Rape can not be pardoned", an estimated 3,000 protesters ma...


Labour MP seeks debate on listing Britain First as terrorist organisation

Brendan Cox, Jo's widow, has said that he does not want Jo to be remembered for how she died but, rather, who she was and how she lived. Sentencing Thomas Mai...


Australians critically ill after rare thunderstorm asthma

The Guardian quotes State Emergency Service (SES) saying it received more than 350 calls for ambulance. Among the messages , Mariam said Hope was a "beaut...


Aid workers: Hundreds more Myanmar Rohingya flee to Bangladesh

But while she dominates the civilian government, Suu Kyi remains severely constrained by the still-powerful military, which controls the defence, home and borde...


Colombia, rebels sign peace in sober ceremony amid opposition

President Santos signed an initial peace accord with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia on September 26 in an elaborate ceremony attended by several hea...


Airstrike by Assad warplanes kill three Turkish troops fighting Isis

It would be the first time Turkish soldiers are known to have been killed by Syrian regime forces in the offensive, dubbed Euphrates Shield, which was launche...


Strong quake hits Japan, triggers Fukushima tsunami

The quake struck at about 6am local time, at a depth of seven miles. A preliminary magnitude of 7.4 was recorded in the coastal region-which was left devast...


Kettles to town Friday

The kettles are manned by volunteers, primarily from the church and the Rotary clubs. She said individuals or families interested in making donations of dishe...


Obama makes final Thanksgiving turkey pardon

Obama next pardoned " Tot ", causing the turkey to energetically flap its wings as the president laughed and shouted "freedom". Not in attendance for the p...


Malaysia Detains 12 Activists Ahead Of Anti-PM Rally

The protesters demand that Mr Najib face charges over allegations of looting his brainchild investment fund, 1MDB. Razak had denied any wrongdoing and said he...


AWCON 2016: Oshoala scores four as Falcons hammer Mali 6-0

A through-ball from the back freed up the Arsenal Ladies forward, who beat her Malian marker, Oumou Tangara for pace before rounding Goundo and then calmly pi...


Yaya Toure returns to lead Man City to victory

Earlier this month Toure took matters in to his own hands by issuing an apology on his Facebook page . Pep Guardiola says he was delighted for Yaya Toure ...


Russian Federation accuses Ukraine of abducting two soldiers in Crimea

They had been detained crossing the border at Chonhar, according to Reuters. Russian Federation called their arrest "another act of gross provocation" and c...


Qatari tourists robbed in car arriving in Paris

The shocking incident came just two months after the reality TV icon and Instagram maven Kim Kardashian was tied up and robbed at gunpoint in an exclusive pri...


Anthony has 31, Knicks beat Hawks for 4th straight home win

The Atlanta Hawks and New York Knicks meet Sunday afternoon in National Basketball Association action at Madison Square Garden. Hawks: Host New Orleans on T...


Moooving on: Cows stranded by New Zealand quake are rescued

Wellington Mayor Justin Lester told the AP that the building would likely have to be demolished. "The rebuild effort is continuing, but it has not gotten very f...