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Kenya's top court orders rerun of presidential poll

The Chairperson of the AU Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, has taken note of the Judgment of Supreme Court of Kenya delivered on 1 September 2017 nullifying ...


North Korea may have conducted sixth nuclear test

It even caused a manmade natural disaster, with Japanese and South Korean officials claiming that the tremor was up to 10 times more powerful than the one picke...


US Warns Of "Massive Military Response" To North Korea Threat

North Korea just tested their most powerful nuclear bomb yet and caused an natural disaster 10 times more powerful than their last test. The first suggestion ...


Defying Observers, Kenya Court Says August Election Was Too Flawed to Stand

The decision of the court, nullifying the re-election of a sitting president came after the coalition of Raila Odinga , the veteran opposition leader broug...


Kenya: Supreme Court nullifies elections

Following the court ruling, Kenyatta will have to compete with veteran opposition leader Raila Odinga in a new round of election. "We have no faith in the e...


Uhuru Kenyatta Slams Kenyan Judiciary Over Annulled Vote

Odinga has called for the election commission to resign and for some officials to face criminal prosecution. Mr Odinga's petition against President Kenyatta...


Frankfurt defuses massive WWII bomb after evacuating 60000

In Germany , defused the bomb during world war II . According to The Independent, the western city of Koblenz was also forced to evacuate residents af...


Snapshot from day seven at the US Open

Latvian 16th seed Anastasija Sevastova rallied to eliminate former world number one Sharapova 5-7, 6-4, 6-2 and book a quarter-final berth against American ...


Merkel forced to defend her response to refugee crisis in TV debate

But, while viewers were impressed with his aggression, they judged Ms Merkel the overall victor of the encounter. Speaking in a TV interview last week, Merkel...


Trump considers leaving major S Korea trade deal

If you can mobilize Republican governors or other opinion leaders who can make the geo-strategic security argument, now is the time. The US Chamber of Commerc...


Cabinet Reshuffle: Nirmala Sitharaman Is New Defence Minister, Piyush Goyal Gets Railways

Goyal has been given charge of the railway ministry to take forward reforms initiated by Suresh Prabhu towards corporatization of railways, monetization of th...


USA asks Russian Federation to close its consulate in San Francisco

The ministry also tweeted a video showing what it said were Federal Bureau of Investigation agents searching the Russian consulate in San Francisco . Those...


N. Korea Claims Development of H-Bomb for ICBM

North Korean TV says the country has successfully conducted a test of a hydrogen bomb that is meant to be loaded into an intercontinental ballistic missile. Tha...


Donald Trump hints at withdrawal from US-South Korea free trade deal

A USA official who studies North Korea's military and politics said it was too early to determine if the test supported the North's claim that it has succeeded ...


Mnuchin says hurricane relief aid should be tied to raising debt limit

Mnuchin originally had said that Congress would need to raise the $19.9 trillion borrowing limit by September 29 to avoid a catastrophic default on the debt, al...


Trump Administration's Sabotage of Affordable Care Act Continues

Trump nose-dived in his bid to repeal the health care law two months ago following an unsuccessful attempt by Senate Republicans thereby putting an end to the P...


Justice Dept: No evidence of Trump Tower wiretapping

Documents obtained by an anti-secrecy organization reveal that the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Department of Justice have no evidence for the claim that...


Virginia State Police urging drivers to #Drive2SaveLives during Labor Day weekend

On Thursday, gas in CT was $2.53 - up 6 cents from a week earlier. He also said that checkpoints are rotated through each county in the state; Bristol and N...


Ponderosa Fire in Butte impacts Plumas

The blaze is burning east of the town of Oroville, about 85 miles north of the state capital of Sacramento. Firefighters have had to bulldoze their own way to g...


Police search two homes in case of missing Temple University student

Police believe Burleigh was killed in Philadelphia and transported to Wayne County. Temple student Jenna Burleigh has been missing since Thursday morning, las...


Michigan Beats Florida 33-17 Despite Wilton Speight's Struggles at QB

But it happened so quickly, you couldn't. Florida made it back-to-back pick-6s when true freshman cornerback CJ Henderson intercepted Speight and returned it...


India first quarter economic growth slips to 5.7%

The gross domestic product (GDP) numbers for the April-June quarter of the current fiscal (2017-18) show how economy unexpectedly slowed to a three-year low o...


US Open 2017: Karolina Pliskova survives and advances

Eighth-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russian Federation had her attempt at a second U.S. Open title and her chance of obtaining a No. 1 ranking erased by unseed...


North Korea Claims It Can Load Hydrogen Bomb Onto Missile

Rice speculated that China "must have talked to him" Kim Jong Un about the threats, as they quickly stood down from the situation following President Trump's ...


Wayne Rooney Caught Driving whilst drunk, charged to court

Rooney, who recently announced his retirement from worldwide football, had been training earlier in the day with Everton . Rooney, naturally, saw no reason t...


Minnesota Guardsmen deployed to help with Hurricane Harvey response

This deployment comes as a response to a request for help from teams in Texas. "I'm proud of our National Guard and first responders who are able to offer sup...


US Special Counsel Has Draft Letter From Trump on Comey Firing

On November 6, the Federal Bureau of Investigation concludes it found nothing in the emails to alter its original decision. Those transcripts indicate that Come...


Massive, Fast-Moving Brush Fire Rages Outside Los Angeles, Prompting Evacuations

The LAFD said 50 houses were under threat, although the evacuation zone encompassed around 200 homes, according to the Los Angeles Times . Pets are welco...


Officer Who Arrested Utah Nurse Placed On Administrative Leave

Wubbels said her first duty was to her patients. "She's the one that has told me no", Payne says, when a hospital administrator Wubbel is consulting with on...


Texas Upset by Maryland in Tom Herman's Debut as Longhorns Head Coach

Moore and Taivon Jacobs combined for 10 receptions for 213 receiving yards and two receiving touchdowns. Texas and Maryland went on a three-touchdowns-in-th...


Kenyan Supreme Court Nullifies President Kenyatta's Re-election

The election commission had declared incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta the victor by a margin of 1.4 million votes. Lawyers for Mr Kenyatta called the Supreme Cou...


Hezbollah slams U.S. over Daesh convoy

The Hezbollah-negotiated deal angered Iraq and the USA and a convoy carrying around 300 militants and as many family members has been stuck since early this wee...


BRICS Summit 2017: What's on PM Modi's agenda?

The NDB approved loans totaling US$1.5 billion in 2016 and will make US$2.5 billion in loans this year. It helps to soften worst-case scenarios stemming from bi...


President Cheeto Staff Chief Is Getting Comm Coon Omarosa Out The Paint

A new story from the New York Times by Maggie Haberman and Glen Thrush details how Kelly has tried to still the chaos inside the White House, often frustratin...


GOP Senators: Comey Drafted Letter Exonerating Clinton Long Before Probe Was Over

Former FBI Director James Comey called Clinton's use of a private email address and server to handle classified information " extremely careless " in his Ju...


Most voters say Trump is 'tearing U.S. apart'

The former Goldman Sachs executive, who is Jewish, said he had come under "enormous pressure" to resign over Trump's remarks. What it absolutely did not do was ...


No high level contact between United States and Pakistan: FO

His remarks remarks came after the State Department notified to the Congress to place a pause button on $255 million foreign military financing for Pakistan. of...


More sunshine ahead, hotter for Labor Day weekend

The day will start with sun and get cloudy by the afternoon, and temperatures will hit the upper 80s. Indeed, Friday was drier than we expected and we think...


Judge Dismisses Some Charges Against PSU Frat Brothers

Fourteen members of a disbanded Penn State fraternity must stand trial in the hazing death of a pledge, but a judge on Friday tossed out the most serious charge...


Bracing For DACA Decision, Activists Rally In Downtown LA

President Donald Trump had campaigned against the DACA program and promised to end it during his run for office in 2016. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabe...


Tropical Storm Harvey Causing Refinery Shutdowns

Scene from the Harvey flood in Houston. Texas is also home to several so-called superfund sites , designated areas of extreme pollution " which warrant furth...


Arizona Construction Company Among 4 Chosen To Build Border Wall Prototypes

All four of the prototypes will be concrete and are meant to be backup walls, set off from the border by 150 feet. The companies given the approval to create ...


US Pressure on North Korea Is 'Futile': Putin

The idea that North Korea's nuclear missile program can be stopped "exclusively by putting pressure on Pyongyang is erroneous and futile", Putin wrote in an...


Cabinet reshuffle: The number game and 91st Amendment to the Constitution

The last Cabinet reshuffle took place in July past year, in which Modi inducted 19 new faces and elevated Minister of State for Environment Prakash Javadek...


Trump Travels to Missouri to Push Congress on Tax Reform

Trump said he wants to work with Congress to reform the tax code for the first time in 30 years. "Our self-destructive tax code costs Americans millions...


Trump Pledges $1m To Flood Victims

The response doesn't seem to affect the Trump team, as the president has continued to wear his hat in different colors throughout his week while he weighed in o...


France's Macron says his job not 'cool', cites talks with Turkey's Erdogan

Addressing the annual employers' conference, MEDEF's President Pierre Gattaz called for the simplification of the labour code, moving towards an easy-fire, ea...


ARL Dispatches Water Rescue Team to Hurricane Harvey Area

Workers with the Humane Society rescued three dogs from a house in Dickinson, Texas , on Tuesday where floodwaters had reached chest-high, said Deputy Direct...


Brexit-wary Japan executives to talk with United Kingdom trade chief

Mrs May's revelation came as former Tory leader William Hague added his backing for Mrs May, despite her loss of the Tories' House of Commons majority at June's...


Livestock markets ready for Eid Al-Adha in Istanbul

The festival is celebrated by Muslims all around the world. It is believed that Ibrahim, on Allah's request, was ready to sacrifice his beloved son. As Eid al...