• USA drone strikes in Somalia target al-Shabaab fighters
USA drone strikes in Somalia target al-Shabaab fighters

The president gave the USA military authority to target al-Shabab in a designated area of Somalia south of Mogadishu with prior notification to the Somali government. Al Shabaab carries out frequent bombings in Mogadishu and other towns aimed at toppling the central governent in the Horn of Africa nation and driving out the Africa Union-mandate...

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  • Pretium Resources, Inc. (PVG) Stake Reduced by Creative Planning
Pretium Resources, Inc. (PVG) Stake Reduced by Creative Planning

Its down 0.63, from 1.56 in 2016Q3. It turned negative, as 26 investors sold BKE shares while 40 reduced holdings. Sun Valley Gold Limited Liability Corporation stated it has 4.97 million shares or 2.35% of all its holdings. 73,508 were reported by Cibc Ww Markets Incorporated. Consequently Pretium Res Inc (NYSE: PVG)'s weekly and monthly vola...

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  • Backed Syrian fighters advancing on Daesh from east, west linkup in Raqqa
Backed Syrian fighters advancing on Daesh from east, west linkup in Raqqa

The attack is the latest in a series of airstrikes carried out by the US-led coalition that also inflict casualties on civilians. A small number of Christians lives in Raqqa city, however the majority of them fled when ISIS took over the city and moved to the Kurdish-held Hasakah province.

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  • Losing an election not easy; Mahama to Kenyans
Losing an election not easy; Mahama to Kenyans

But Kenyan election officials say only they have the authority to declare the victor, and global election observers say they have seen no signs of interfering with the vote. "We join them in that recognition". Supporters of Kenyatta were in celebratory mood way before the presidential result was announced on Friday. "Kenya's democratic progress h...

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  • Mattis Warns N-Korea to 'Not Invite Destruction of Your People
Mattis Warns N-Korea to 'Not Invite Destruction of Your People

But the United States military has flexed its muscles by conducting joint military drills with Japan and South Korea and conducting show-of-force operations. Recent tests of the missiles have drawn worldwide condemnation and led to fresh United Nations sanctions against North Korea. United States defence officials now believe North Korea has su...

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  • Russia's Lavrov warns risk of North Korea escalation 'very high'
Russia's Lavrov warns risk of North Korea escalation 'very high'

North Korea said on Wednesday that it was considering a missile attack near the U.S. island of Guam, which hosts several U.S. military bases after President Donald Trump threatened Pyongyang with " fire and fury " over its recurring missile tests.

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  • Trump's DC hotel is raking in cash
Trump's DC hotel is raking in cash

Trump's Washington hotel has raked in about $18 million in the four months following Trump's inauguration. The average daily room rate in the Trump hotel was $660.28 from January to April, while similar hotels charged $495.91, according to the Journal .

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  • Banning transgender will be great favor to United States military
Banning transgender will be great favor to United States military

Trump's directive has "already resulted in immediate, concrete injury to Plaintiffs by unsettling and destabilizing plaintiffs' reasonable expectation of continued service", they argue in a court filing, adding that the White House has turned Trump's tweets into "official guidance, approved by the White House counsel's office, to be communicated to...

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  • New Hampshire hospital evacuated due to 'unknown odour'
New Hampshire hospital evacuated due to 'unknown odour'

Ambulances were called to Exeter Hospital and patients were evacuated. Aerial images show several hospital beds with patients in a roped off area outside the hospital. They say all of the Exeter Fire Department's units and multiple other units from nearby towns are operating at the hospital. Exeter Hospital cleared its emergency room at 11:15 (...

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  • Rift in Opposition widens, NCP skips opposition meeting called by Sonia Gandhi
Rift in Opposition widens, NCP skips opposition meeting called by Sonia Gandhi

Though the Nitish Kumar-led JDU has been excluded from the list following its realignment with BJP , Congress has signalled a solidarity message by extending invitation to dissenting JDU leader Sharad Yadav, even though he will be in the middle of a Bihar tour on Friday.

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  • Sealed Air Corporation (SEE) Stake Cut by BB&T Corp
Sealed Air Corporation (SEE) Stake Cut by BB&T Corp

Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA raised its position in Sealed Air Corporation by 61,387.8% in the first quarter. Finally, Connable Office Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Air Lease Corporation during the first quarter valued at approximately $213,000.

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  • Trump doesn't think Iran in compliance with nuclear deal
Trump doesn't think Iran in compliance with nuclear deal

Trump has frequently expressed scepticism about the agreement, despite a US State Department assessment last month that Tehran was meeting its terms. He has dubbed it "the worst deal ever negotiated". "Ambassador Haley has consistently voiced her and the administration's concerns about Iran's illegal missile testing and other harmful actions", said...

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  • Dorinda
Dorinda "Matchmaker" Medley Addresses Tom & LuAnn D'Agostino's Divorce!

In the final updates of the season, we learned that Tinsley and Scott are moving in together, Carole is training for the New York Marathon, and Luann and Tom have already filed for divorce . Next up in RHONY: New Home Edition , Tinsley is living at a hotel and Carole is really impressed with it because apparently she doesn't realize that people ...

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  • Two trains collide in Egypt's Alexandria, at least 20 killed
Two trains collide in Egypt's Alexandria, at least 20 killed

State television, citing transport ministry officials, reported that the crash was probably caused by a malfunction in one of the trains that brought it to a halt on the rails. Many of those were relatives who had been returning from a wedding. In 2012, a train crashed into a nursery school bus, killing 52 children. Egypt's railway system has a p...

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  • Child killed in Lalamusa by cars in Nawaz Sharif's motorcade
Child killed in Lalamusa by cars in Nawaz Sharif's motorcade

Addressing the mammoth rally, he said, it was the people of Pakistan whom the Constitution had empowered to elect or reject somebody."But, deposing your elected representatives is disrespect to your mandate". "If Nawaz Sharif is a symbol of valour and resistance, he should name the one who is involved in conspiracy" asked Mir. "Dictators rule the c...

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  • BMW plunges 7 stories from Texas parking garage; crashes into alley
BMW plunges 7 stories from Texas parking garage; crashes into alley

The BMW driver sustained serious injuries and the driver of the Tahoe was uninjured. The incident marked the second time in less than a year that a auto broke through the barriers of the same parking garage. "As I was backing out towards the dumpster, I heard something, because I had my window down", said Burch. Waco's KXXV-TV reported that the...

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  • Morocco Will Challenge US-Led Bid for 2026 World Cup
Morocco Will Challenge US-Led Bid for 2026 World Cup

Morocco will bid to host the 2026 World Cup , emerging as a last-minute challenger - and a potential complication - to a United States-led campaign that appeared to be coasting to victory unopposed. An African country - South Africa - last hosted the World Cup in 2010. The FRMF said that it had told the sport's world governing body Federation In...

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  • Despite controversies, CM Naidu to tour Nandyal a third time
Despite controversies, CM Naidu to tour Nandyal a third time

In this way, he is only doing a service to Chandrababu Naidu and TDP. Taking a dig at Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu, the YSRC president accused Mr. Speaking at a roadshow in Nandyal constituency on Thursday, Jagan said , "Look how rattled the TDP government is. The vote you will cast this time are for these values", he added.

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  • 19 killed in China 7-magnitude quake
19 killed in China 7-magnitude quake

The region struck by the recent quake was hit by one of the most deadly earthquakes of recent history in 2008, when a magnitude 8.0 natural disaster struck northwest of Chengdu, and killed almost 70,000 people and insured several hundred thousand.

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  • Beijing protests U.S. navy destroyer's freedom of navigation operation in disputed waters
Beijing protests U.S. navy destroyer's freedom of navigation operation in disputed waters

China, which claims the South China Sea virtually in entirety including Mischief Reef , has protested such repeated United States military operations. Experts and officials have criticized former President Barack Obama for potentially reinforcing China's claims by sticking to innocent passage, in which a warship effectively recognised a territor...

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