FDA links rare cancer, 9 deaths, to textured breast implants

Nine of the women has since died. FDA indicated that 231 cases out of 359, which were reported , included data regarding the surface of the implant. At the time so few cases of BIA-ALCL existed that the agency could not draw definitive conclusio... More..

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Filipino tycoons included in Forbes' list of world's richest
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Filipino tycoons included in Forbes' list of world's richest

He has been the richest person in the world for 18 out of the past 23 years. Notable newcomers to the Forbes list include Vietnam's first self-made billionaire, Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao, who went public with h...More..

Families of Hundreds of 9/11 Victims Sue Government of Saudi Arabia
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Families of Hundreds of 9/11 Victims Sue Government of Saudi Arabia

The lawsuit , filed in the federal court that covers lower Manhattan, is one of several brought in recent months after Congress passed a law a year ago allowing countries to be sued in terrorism cases. Of the 1...More..

by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Airline electronics ban: What you need to know

The airports touched by the ban are Queen Alia International in Amman, Jordan; Cairo International in Egypt; Ataturk in Istanbul, Turkey; King Abdulaziz International in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; King Khalid Intern...More..

China must persuade North Korea, US 'strategic patience' over: White House
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

China must persuade North Korea, US 'strategic patience' over: White House

Mr. Trump must play the superpower card to persuade China that its future will be brighter without North Korea's intergenerational obsession with nuclear weapons. Would China back North Korea or the U.S.? Ti...More..

Russian Federation wants increased USA role in Syrian reconciliation - Deputy FM
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Russian Federation wants increased USA role in Syrian reconciliation - Deputy FM

No Israelis were hurt during the strikes Thursday night or from the anti-aircraft fire, according to a statement by the IDF spokesman. Also on Sunday, Israel's Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman in an interv...More..

by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Royal Jordanian Airlines Says It's Banning Electronics From US-Bound Flights

The full list of countries has not been revealed, but appears to include Jordan and Saudi Arabia. A spokesperson for the Department of Homeland Security didn't deny there is a directive, but declined to com...More..

March Madness 2017: Confederate Flag Flown Near South Carolina vs. Duke Site
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

March Madness 2017: Confederate Flag Flown Near South Carolina vs. Duke Site

The NCAA announced Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville , South Carolina, would serve as a host for this year's tournament last October after banning championship events from taking place in North Caroli...More..

Sukhoi MKI 30 crashes in Rajasthan; pilots escaped unhurt
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Sukhoi MKI 30 crashes in Rajasthan; pilots escaped unhurt

The plane was on a routine sortie and was about to land at the Uttarlai Air Force Base, at a village called Devaniyon ki Dhani, when the crash took place around 2 pm. According to India's Ministry of Defense, t...More..

BJP-led NDA set to form govt in Manipur, Goa
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

BJP-led NDA set to form govt in Manipur, Goa

Another senior leader, Sheila Dikshit, said Congress should shed its feudalistic image and its members should share the blame for the party's defeat in UP. The move followed the newly-elected BJP legislators pa...More..

Intel to buy autonomous driving firm Mobileye for $15.3bn
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Intel to buy autonomous driving firm Mobileye for $15.3bn

It's easy to say Mobileye signed the deal to cash in on its development efforts to date, but it goes beyond that. Nevertheless, Intel's acquisition of Mobileye is mainly seen as further proof that the ...More..

Landslide kills 35 in Ethiopian capital
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Landslide kills 35 in Ethiopian capital

The landslide, destroyed several makeshift homes, killed and injured many people. The area has been a dumping ground for Addis Ababa's waste for more than five decades and hundreds of people rely on it to sur...More..

by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Donald Trump invites Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to White House

Trump is unpopular among Palestinians because he appeared to break from his predecessor and adopt friendlier positions toward the Israeli government; ambivalence has marked his position toward a two-state solut...More..

US Marines deploy artillery battery to Syria
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

US Marines deploy artillery battery to Syria

Military.com reported this week that a U.S. Marine artillery unit quietly set up an artillery base weeks ago with 155 millimeter howitzers. A group of Camp Pendleton Marines with the 11th Marine Expedition...More..

Around 40 Iraqis dead in Damascus bombings: foreign ministry
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Around 40 Iraqis dead in Damascus bombings: foreign ministry

Interior Minister Mohammed al-Shaar visited the wounded in local hospitals. Those pilgrims, it now appears, were all Iraqis, according to Iraq's foreign ministry. The Observatory said the death toll is likely...More..

Roger Stone Admits to Communication With DNC Hacker
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Roger Stone Admits to Communication With DNC Hacker

This was after Stone published an article at Breitbart News supporting Guccifer 2.0's claims of sole responsibility for the hack of the DNC. On August 14th, Stone sent Guccifer 2.0 a direct message on Twitt...More..

Biloxi Crash: Three Killed, Others Hurt After Train Hits Charter Bus
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Biloxi Crash: Three Killed, Others Hurt After Train Hits Charter Bus

About " six or seven " people rescued from the bus walked away from the scene, WLOX reported, noting that all 50 passengers are considered to be injured. The bus was marked as belonging to Echo Transportation...More..

#March4Trump rallies in Berkeley, Calif., and around the country turn violent
by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

#March4Trump rallies in Berkeley, Calif., and around the country turn violent

Some Trump supporters were recorded screaming at the police to do their jobs and accusing them of standing down for political reasons. "People feel pride. "We hate the fact that he's working so hard and he's lo...More..

Jeremy Corbyn's tax return still poses some questions for Labour
by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn's tax return still poses some questions for Labour

Labour later issued a statement saying, "Claims in some media that Jeremy Corbyn failed to declare £40,000 of income to the taxman are untrue". " My taxes (are) fully paid, nothing missing, nothing hidden ", ...More..

Barack Obama responds to Donald Trump's 'wire tap' accusation
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Barack Obama responds to Donald Trump's 'wire tap' accusation

Nothing found. This is McCarthyism! Trump's claims could have been in reference to a Breitbart article from Friday saying the Obama administration made two Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court requests i...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

India set to become country with largest Muslim population by 2050

India will overtake Indonesia as the country with the largest Muslim population in the world by 2050, claims a study by the Washington DC-based Pew Research Center . Muslims have the highest, at 3.1 children p...More..

Malaysian police say raided condo rented by suspects in Kim's murder
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Malaysian police say raided condo rented by suspects in Kim's murder

Police said one of them had suffered from the effects of VX and had been vomiting. In addition to the two women, police are holding a North Korean man. The Malaysian police inspector general has been talking ...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Turkey condemns deadly terror attack in Pakistan

First, provincial government authorities said it was a "generator explosion", but then a Punjab police spokesman described it as a bomb blast, a claim corroborated by the Counter Terrorism Department. "Nothin...More..

United States official tells Mexico there will be 'no mass deportations'
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

United States official tells Mexico there will be 'no mass deportations'

Tillerson said the meeting "reaffirmed" the close cooperation between the two countries on energy, legal migration, security, education exchanges and people-to-people ties. On Tuesday, the Trump administratio...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Things You Should Know About Trump's Labor Secretary Pick, R. Alexander Acosta

Matthew Haller, senior vice president for communications and public affairs at the International Franchise Association, said the IFA was impressed with Acosta's background and thought he would have an easier ...More..

Trump 'thinking seriously' about moving United States embassy to Israel to Jerusalem
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Trump 'thinking seriously' about moving United States embassy to Israel to Jerusalem

Israel Hayom - is regarded as a mouthpiece for Israel's prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu. "I don't want to condemn Israel during my term", Trump said. "The embassy is not an easy decision". It's already been ...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Canadian missing since 2012 found in Amazon rainforest

In 2011, Anton was charged with assault and weapons offences but he disappeared before he was due in court, said a Daily Telegraph report. A Brazilian policewoman had spotted Anton and mistook him for a beggar ...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Putin critic Alexei Navalny given five-year suspended jail term

After the sentencing, Navalny told reporters he planned to continue to oppose corruption in Russian Federation. But after massive rioting in Moscow, the sentence was later reduced to suspended. But political an...More..

Romanians protest after government revokes corruption decree
by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Romanians protest after government revokes corruption decree

The crowds were much thinner compared to the previous six days when hundreds of thousands flocked to the streets of the capital Bucharest and many others elsewhere in Romania, as the government even retracted t...More..

by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Australian Catholics 'hang their heads in shame' at scale of abuse

The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse was told of the 1,880 alleged perpetrators within the Catholic Church, 572 were priests. The archbishop voiced his conviction that when "t...More..

Kremlin calls situation in Donbass exclusively internal Ukrainian conflict
by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Kremlin calls situation in Donbass exclusively internal Ukrainian conflict

The rebels' Lugansk Information Center reported Saturday that Lugansk People's Militia commander Oleg Anashchenko died in the explosion along with an unnamed person. The worsening security situation in easter...More..

by | Friday, February 03, 2017

Trump on NAFTA: "Have to make it fair"

Under previous administrations, the US trade representative led trade negotiations, but Washington trade lawyer Robert Lighthizer, Trump's pick for that post, hasn't been confirmed yet. The EU and Mexico have a...More..

Army Corps ordered to approve Dakota Access Pipeline
by | Friday, February 03, 2017

Army Corps ordered to approve Dakota Access Pipeline

John Hoeven of North Dakota released a statement announcing that acting Secretary of the Army Robert Speer had directed to Corps of Engineers to proceed with the easement, one of the final pieces of the 1,172...More..

Federal Judge Blocks 'Muslim Ban' -- ACLU and Protesters Declare Victory
by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Federal Judge Blocks 'Muslim Ban' -- ACLU and Protesters Declare Victory

The ACLU launched their lawsuit against the President and the USA government on behalf of two Iraqi citizens who had been detained and denied representation for several hours. On Saturday, more than a dozen...More..

Liverpool: Klopp takes the blame for Wolves loss
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Liverpool: Klopp takes the blame for Wolves loss

Liverpool have never lost three games in a row under Jürgen Klopp. But once again, a young, under-strength Liverpool side failed to deliver in a cup tie. "We did really well, we can not create more chan...More..

Trump and Putin Will Talk Saturday and Lifting Sanctions Is 'Under Consideration'
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Trump and Putin Will Talk Saturday and Lifting Sanctions Is 'Under Consideration'

The Donald was surrounded by his aides including Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, Chief Strategist Steve Bannon, Vice President Mike Pence, Press Secretary Sean Spicer and National Security Adviser Michael Flynn...More..

May talks trade in Turkey for a fresh Brexit boost
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

May talks trade in Turkey for a fresh Brexit boost

The UK foreign minister Boris Johnson said on a visit to Ankara previous year that he was hoping for a "jumbo" free trade deal with Turkey after Brexit. Meanwhile, Lib Dem leader Tim Farron said Mrs May sho...More..

Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Arizona Placed on Lockdown
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Arizona Placed on Lockdown

The lockdown was lifted after Security Forces sweeps were completed at 11:38 a.m. Schrag said people on base are now "free to resume normal operations". "Base personnel, if you haven't already, please seek sh...More..

by | Monday, January 23, 2017

Chelsea Manning will lose hormone treatment

But just days before the commutation, WikiLeaks tweeted that Assange-who is living in a self-imposed exile in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London amid fears he could be charged in the U.S. He has refused to me...More..

Ex-CIA Boss Brennan, Others Rip Trump Speech in Front of Memorial
by | Monday, January 23, 2017

Ex-CIA Boss Brennan, Others Rip Trump Speech in Front of Memorial

Director of National Intelligence said Sunday. And I just want to let you know, the reason you're the number-one stop is exactly the opposite. "I can assure you this new President and our entire team recogniz...More..