Israel retaliates to Gaza fire with strikes on Hamas targets

Kerem Shalom is close to where the army has uncovered two Hamas tunnels, allegedly stretching into Israeli territory, in recent weeks, the most recent discovery coming on Thursday. The Israeli army admits it has operated inside Palestinian territory,... More..

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by | Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Spain reports 1st case of Zika-linked microcephaly

At a press conference Friday at the Hispanic Health Council, Pino urged residents to avoid travel to Zika-affected countries or territories, especially if they are looking to conceive. There is no specific trea...More..

by | Monday, May 09, 2016

Anti-Trump protests break out for second day in California

All three GOP presidential contenders have met privately with Pence in recent days as the Republican governor considers an endorsement in the race. With Kasich out of the way in IN next week, Cruz faces a mus...More..

by | Sunday, May 08, 2016

North Korea says waitresses tricked into going to South

But some of the propaganda, including photo ops with Kim standing beside a small nuclear warhead mock-up and gleefully watching missiles being launched from submarines, has prompted foreign military analysts to...More..

by | Sunday, May 08, 2016

UK's Labour Party losing ground in local and regional elections

Bassetlaw MP John Mann said third place in Scotland would be " cataclysmic " for Labour. It has been nearly decimated in Scotland, it is now losing core areas of Wales. However veteran Labour backbencher David ...More..

by | Thursday, May 05, 2016

Obama drinks Flint water, vouches for safety

The contamination of Flint's water began in April 2014, when the city stopped receiving its supply from Detroit, instead shifting to water taken directly from the Flint River, a source known to have a high corr...More..

by | Monday, May 02, 2016

Orthodox Christians Celebrate Easter

Volodymyr Cathedral during the ceremony of the Holy Fire in Kiev, Ukraine, Saturday, April 30, 2016. For Orthodox Christians, Easter will be observed Saturday and Sunday, with the primary local service being ...More..

by | Friday, April 29, 2016

Barring something unforeseen, Hillary Clinton will be the Democratic nominee

Trump added: "She will not be a good president". But Trump slammed the alliance as "pathetic" and ineffective. The sexist remark heard at the tail end of his Trump Tower press conference in Manhattan garner...More..

Bobby Knight: Trump is most prepared 'in history' to become president
by | Friday, April 29, 2016

Bobby Knight: Trump is most prepared 'in history' to become president

Knight's speech didn't seem to faze Trump, who took the stage immediately following the coach's introduction. The retired coach is still revered in the Hoosier state. Foreign-policy elites around the globe sp...More..

by | Sunday, April 24, 2016

City dedicating $21M to fight Zika virus over the next 3 years

Due to the role it has played with similar viruses, like Ebola, RTI researchers noted that little research has been done on the possibility that the Zika virus could also be spread through aerosol transmission....More..

by | Sunday, April 24, 2016

On eve of Obama visit, thousands rally in Germany against trade deal

Tens of thousands of protesters marched in Hanover on Saturday to express their opposition to the deal. Obama's trip - to open an industrial technology fair in the northern city of Hanover and hold talks ...More..

by | Saturday, April 23, 2016

Three Michigan officials charged in Flint water crisis

Frustrated residents here say they want justice for all those who have been poisoned. Edwards said the state environmental quality department and the city of Flint collected 71 lead level samples from hom...More..

China confirms another test of new long-rang missile
by | Friday, April 22, 2016

China confirms another test of new long-rang missile

The Chinese Defense Ministry just confirmed it recently tested an intercontinental ballistic missile , sending a strong signal to outside observers, just as disputes over the South China Sea mount. That appr...More..

by | Friday, April 22, 2016

William and Kate follow in Diana's footsteps at the Taj Mahal

Kensington Palace shared several photos of the royals touring the Taj Mahal. They wanted to know more and more about it. Princess Diana sits in front of the Taj Mahal in the Indian city of Agra , Tuesday F...More..

Lawyer expects release of Australian TV crew in Lebanon
by | Thursday, April 21, 2016

Lawyer expects release of Australian TV crew in Lebanon

Ms Faulkner, Brown and her colleagues were arrested two weeks ago after a child recovery team seized Ms Faulkner's children, Lahela, 6, and Noah, 4, from a Beirut Street as they were walking with their Leban...More..

by | Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Israeli police: Explosion on Jerusalem bus 'terror attack'

In recent years, most Palestinian terror attacks come in the form of either stabbings, shootings or car-rammings at public transit stops. A wave of Palestinian knife, gun and car-ramming attacks targeting Israe...More..

The money I've raised for Hillary Clinton is 'obscene — George Clooney
by | Tuesday, April 19, 2016

The money I've raised for Hillary Clinton is 'obscene — George Clooney

Hours later, Sanders shot off an e-mail to his suppor ters referring to Clooney's mea culpa of sorts saying, "that's what this election is about: tearing down a system where big money props up the institution...More..

French president arrives in Egypt, business deals in sights
by | Tuesday, April 19, 2016

French president arrives in Egypt, business deals in sights

The ambassador said it is expected that the two presidents will sign 10 memorandum of understandings (MOU) in a number of economic fields. French President Francois Hollande has raised the issue of human ri...More..

by | Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Cruz says New York values is Trump's term

However, if no nominee is chosen at the first ballot, these delegates will no longer be bound to vote for Trump and instead may support another candidate. Cruz warned that a Trump nomination would lead to ...More..

by | Monday, April 18, 2016

Anti-Zika Money to Come from Ebola Funds

The White House submitted that $1.9 billion request to Congress in February of this year. Burwell said there are 672 confirmed cases in USA territories such as Puerto Rico and the United States, including 6...More..

by | Monday, April 18, 2016

Bernie Sanders releases 2014 tax returns

Gold said he doesn't support the former first lady because of her foreign policy views. Saturday night's forum, which is to begin at 8 p.m., features Sharpton, West and the Muslim activist Linda Sarsour, ex...More..

by | Monday, April 18, 2016

U.S. Moving Money From Ebola Fund to Help Fight Zika

The action reflects the administration's growing concern about the spread of Zika, which is expected to cause local infections in people in the continental U.S. Here's Ryan's tweet where he presents himself a...More..

by | Monday, April 18, 2016

White House to redirect unused Ebola money to prepare for Zika virus

Urging Congress to act immediately, Donovan said, "We should not play with fire here". The virus possibly has been linked to microcephaly, a condition that causes babies to be born with unusually small heads...More..

by | Sunday, April 17, 2016

Political Fundraisers "Ridiculous", Dollar Amounts "Obscene" — George Clooney

Clinton's event raised money for the Hillary Victory Fund and guests paid minimums of $33,400 to attend. Protesters lined the streets of one San Francisco neighborhood as a fundraiser was being held for forme...More..

Pope returns to the Vatican with 12 Syrian migrants
by | Sunday, April 17, 2016

Pope returns to the Vatican with 12 Syrian migrants

Pope Francis says Sanders - along with Sanders' wife and another couple - were in the lobby of the Vatican hotel where the pope lives, when he left for a trip to Greece on Saturday morning. Under the EU-Tur...More..

Iraqi lawmakers postpone bid to oust parliament speaker
by | Sunday, April 17, 2016

Iraqi lawmakers postpone bid to oust parliament speaker

Iraq's current political crisis comes as US-backed government forces and allied militias are trying to to drive the radical Sunni Islamic State group out of its stronghold in the northern city of Mosul. On Tues...More..

by | Saturday, April 16, 2016

Missile launch to mark North Korea founder's birthday 'has failed'

The missile was capable of hitting Guam and the Philippines on Friday to celebrate the 104 th birthday of the late North Korean founder and leader Kim Il Sung. "Any time a country threatens us with military act...More..

by | Friday, April 15, 2016

North Korea resurrects Abraham Lincoln to criticize Obama

South Korea relies heavily on pop culture to incite defection , broadcasting the latest pop music hits over loudspeakers on the border along with anti-Kim messages. Tensions have been on the rise since North K...More..

Homeless teen faces murder charge in Texas student's killing
by | Thursday, April 14, 2016

Homeless teen faces murder charge in Texas student's killing

About an hour before Weiser's body was found, graduate student Stephanie Sandoval was walking on the loading dock next to the creek and knew something wasn't right. Acevedo says Criner was apprehended thanks to...More..

by | Thursday, April 14, 2016

Two New Zika Cases Confirmed in Louisiana

The move, which federal officials described as a stopgap measure, came after GOP congressional leaders refused to provide $1.9 billion in emergency funds to limit transmission of Zika in the United States a...More..

by | Thursday, April 14, 2016

'Chat bots' to expand services offered by Facebook

Users will be able to get everything from weather updates to shopping notifications to personalized news from a range of companies - all through Facebook's messaging app. Saying the initial launch of live...More..

by | Thursday, April 14, 2016

Chatbots land at Facebook's messaging app Messenger

Every day between 6 a.m. and 11 p.m. eastern time , TD customers can chat with live agents through Facebook Messenger. Over the next 10 years, Facebook will focus on connecting more people to the Interne...More..

Uber gave data on 12 million people to United States law enforcement
by | Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Uber gave data on 12 million people to United States law enforcement

For example, the ride-sharing service said in the transparency report that it was required by Chicago authorities, after narrowing the scope of the initial request, to produce information affecting 1.7 millio...More..

by | Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Utah woman infected with Zika virus delivers healthy baby

According to the administration, this money will not be enough and the repurposing of funds, most of which had been intended for use against Ebola, is a temporary solution. This mosquito can be found in many...More..

by | Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Obama diverts Ebola funds to fight Zika; Florida leads nation in cases

She noted that more than 300 cases of the virus have been confirmed in the continental United States, all of them travel-related. US territories have reported 349 cases of locally acquired infection, mostly...More..

Charlottesville-Albemarle Health Department Discusses Spread of Zika
by | Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Charlottesville-Albemarle Health Department Discusses Spread of Zika

As health experts brace for the possibility that Zika will invade the mainland United States, politicians are squabbling over funding for domestic defense systems, including mosquito control and vaccine devel...More..

by | Tuesday, April 12, 2016

White House to redirect $589 million for Zika virus response in US

HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell said recent Ebola flare-ups in Guinea and Liberia, where more than 1,000 contacts are now under monitoring and a ring vaccination strategy has been deployed, underscore the poin...More..

by | Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Obama Using Unspent Ebola Funds to Fight Zika

So far none of the 312 cases in the USA were transmitted locally they're all related to global travel. There have been 664 confirmed cases of Zika in the US and its territories, according to the Centers for...More..

Kasich's NY target: The senator from Texas
by | Monday, April 11, 2016

Kasich's NY target: The senator from Texas

Republicans to date are clearly more fractured and certainly less positive about Trump and Cruz, the two leading candidates for their party's nomination. "Coloradans, naturally having that pioneer spirit, g...More..

by | Monday, April 11, 2016

SpaceX makes historic rocket landing

He later deleted the tweet . The landing marked another milestone for billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk and his privately owned SpaceX company, in the quest to develop a cheap, reusable rocket within th...More..