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Astronaut John Young dies at 87

He was the pilot of the first Gemini mission and commander of the first Space Shuttle flight, WFTV reported. Young retired from NASA in 2004 after 42 years ...


Uttar Pradesh: Haj House in Lucknow painted saffron by state government

The Haj House is a place where the Haj pilgrimage actually starts, including staffed with officials who inspect and facilitate documents for travel to Mecca. It...


United States names Olympic skating team, Ashley Wagner 'furious' at judges

Wagner did not tamp down her emotions after Friday's competition. It's truly a head scratcher to think that US judges would place Wagner below Tennell in the ...


United States freezes aid for Palestinian refugees

The U.N. Relief and Works Agency was established after the 1948 War, which displaced hundreds of thousands of Palestinians. A U.S. official denied the Channel...


Massive fire breaks out at Cinevista studio in Mumbai

The fire broke out at Cinevista studio on LBS Road at around 8 pm, said Deputy Commissioner of Police (Zone 7) Akhilesh Singh.Electrical wiring inside the stu...


USA calls for overhaul of trade deal with S.Korea

South Korea "responded actively" to the USA, while proposing its own changes to investor-state dispute settlement rules and trade remedies, the South Korean Min...


North Korea And South Korea Officially Agree To Hold High-Level Talks

The photo shows the South Korean special representative for Korean Peninsula peace and security affairs, Lee Do-hoon, walking hand-in-hand with Kong prior to a ...


Gangster issues death threat to actor Salman Khan

Bishnoi, who was being produced in the court following his arrest on charges of terrorizing traders and extorting them. The incident happened in Jodhpur, Rajast...


Oman beat UAE in penalty to win Gulf Cup

The Jaber Stadium in Kuwait was hosting the 23rd Gulf Cup final, where a 0-0 draw in normal time sent the sides to penalties. He was formerly an assistant wit...


Christie declares state of emergency in response to winter storm

Gallina said as the storm pulls off into the Atlantic, another blast of very cold air is going to roar down from the north behind it and spread out across the c...


Former Hostage Joshua Boyle Facing 15 Charges, Including Assault

Boyle, 34, is due in court again Wednesday after appearing earlier this week on a variety of charges, ranging from two counts of sexual assault to two counts of...


UN Security Council meeting on protests a Trump 'foreign policy blunder' - Iran

The Security Council "rebuffed the U.S.' naked attempt to hijack its mandate", Mr. Zarif wrote on Twitter. "Another foreign policy blunder for the (U.S. U.S. Am...


French President Emmanuel Macron Vows To Ban 'Fake News'

As tech giants grapple with how to detect and scrub misinformation and propaganda from their social media platforms, French President Emmanuel Macron has a mo...


Winter storm threatens East Coast, bringing temps colder than Mars

Eastern Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia are expected to receive as much as six inches of snow while some parts of New England ...


Saudi princes detained over economic protest

Sabq reports the princes were demanding financial compensation from a judgment involving one of their cousins and demanding the king reverse a decision to suspe...


Engineer abducted, forced to marry at gunpoint in Bihar's 'pakadua' style wedding

Albeit, such cases are uncommon, grooms are known to be terrorized into marriage so that they are later forced to enter into legal agreements over property or b...


Malaysia approves new search for missing airliner

Neither the company nor the Malaysian Government have announced a final deal for the "no find, no fee search" but it is understood to be very close. MH370, ca...


Kamala mills fire: One of Mojo's Bistro pub owners arrested

A week after the deadly fire at a pub in Mumbai left 14 people dead, the preliminary investigation report conducted by the Mumbai fire brigade revealed that...


DHS issues new guidelines for electronic device searches

Customs records show illegal drug seizures have increased in recent years. The agency said it sometimes needs information it obtains from devices to determine...


Flight Forced To Divert After A Passenger Smears Poop Over Bathrooms

The passenger was observed not only smearing the fun surprise all over the bathroom's walls but also trying to stuff his shirt down the toilet; likely in a bid ...