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German evacuation for WW2 bomb disposal in Augsburg

A protective barrier about a metre high has been built around the bomb in case it explodes. The evacuation began at 7am on Christmas Day and involved aroun 90...


PM Modi expresses grief over Russian military plane crash

The band, founded in 1928, is the official choir and dance group for Russia's military and was named for its founder, Alexander Alexandrov. "Russian President...


Oil slips below $55 as dollar, Libyan production boost weigh

Crude oil prices pulled back on Friday as investors cashed in profits ahead of the holiday break. Oil slipped below $55 a barrel on Friday as a stronger Unite...


OH police officer's 2-year-old son dies after shooting self

Police identify the officer as 54-year-old Jose Pedro, hired in 1993. It was the toddler's older brother who ran into the street, pleading for help, a neighbo...


Japan fire engulfs 140 houses, other buildings but no deaths reported

As daylight receded, the bright burning flames contrasted with the darkening sky, while embers smouldered in some of the gutted structures. It showed no sign of...


Browns fend off Chargers in home finale

Robert Griffin III led the game in passing, completing 17 of 25 attempts for 164 yards. Browns defensive lineman Jamie Meder , the former Ashland Eagles product...


Trump, Bill Clinton trade insults in unusual exchange

Subscribe to our daily newsletter for the latest in hair, beauty, style and celebrity news . Democrat and first female major party presidential nominee Clin...


Dead orca found off Sechelt, pulled ashore for autopsy

Its body was towed to shore, but a cause of death has yet to be determined. There are now believed to be just 79 southern resident killer whales remaining in ...


Mauricio Pochettino insists Chinese Super League is 'not a danger' for Tottenham

Brazil worldwide Oscar is set to swap the English Premier League for the Chinese Super League in January. The 25-year-old midfielder found very less opportu...


Russia, Turkey Relations Unshaken Following Ambassador's Murder

Witnesses scattered, seeking cover as the gunman waved his gun and shouted, " Don't forget Aleppo! ". This morning (Tuesday), it was announced that Turkish po...


United States must expand nuclear weapons

He spoke hours after Russian president Vladimir Putin said his country needs to bolster its military nuclear potential. "We must carefully monitor any cha...


Aleppo evacuation 'to continue until Friday' - Red Cross

Tertrais underscores that Aleppo's fall, and the resurgence of Assad, was not an "inevitable" outcome of the war but a effect of inaction by Washington and its ...


China Insists Seized Drone Was Part Of A US Surveillance Plan

Both Beijing and Washington have treaded cautiously because, unlike Mr Trump, they know the sensitivity of matters concerning the South China Sea, which involve...


Turnbull to sign submarine deal with France

Shirtless Putin gives Trump a festive surprise in new SNL sketch U.S. comedy television show Saturday Night Live has taken another swing at President-elect Dona...


PA Preacher: US Embassy Move to Jerusalem 'Means War'

Like Trump, Friedman has pledged to move the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, which he calls Israel's "eternal capital". The decision to relocate the ...


Angela Merkel: Berlin Christmas market tragedy a "terror attack"

German police said they are working on the assumption that the truck used in the attack was stolen. The man, who police say was the truck's driver, was de...


Drinking bath lotion kills 33 Russians

Experts estimate 12 million Russians regularly ingest alcohol surrogates, according to the Guardian . Boyaryshnik is a concentrated liquid that's traditional...


Apple ruling: European Union accuses Ireland of inconsistencies on tax rules

The tech company has issued a statement in response to these latest events in which it stated that the European Commission has played around and altered the r...


Switzerland: Gun Attack Near Islamic Center In Zurich

The perpetrators of the attack have fled the scene and police have opened an investigation into the incident. About 20 police officers were present and an ambul...


9 killed, many injured at Berlin market

It was unclear whether the crash was the result of an accident or a planned attack, but local media reported that police at the scene were investigating the i...


Aleppo evacuations thrown into doubt; Russian Federation threatens United Nations veto

A video posted on social media showed fighters cheering as the vehicles burnt while celebratory gunfire rang out. He said some countries want to report to t...


Winter storm doesn't materialize, but cold temps on way

Ice accumulations of one-tenth of an inch are possible. Sunday will see a 90 percent chance of rain before 4 p.m., which could turn into snow as temperatures ...


Oil rises on signs of producers' compliance with output cuts

Under the deal, production will fall by nearly 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) in a bit to reduce a fuel supply overhang that has dogged markets for over two ...


Syria suspends Aleppo evacuations, blaming rebels

On Friday morning, dozens of green public buses and ambulances were parked in the southern Aleppo neighborhood of Ramouseh to evacuate more people from eastern ...


India's 'Visaranai' out of Oscar race, all eyes on Rahman

The film was based on the novel " Lock Up " by auto-rickshaw driver turned writer M. Chandrakumar popularly known as Auto Chandran and is directed by national a...