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by | October 23, 2017 | 13:56

In an interview broadcast Sunday on C-SPAN, McCain spoke on the 50 anniversary of his being shot down over North Vietnam - an event that led to his capture by communist forces and a five-and-a-half-year stay in the infamous "Hanoi Hilton" prison.

by | October 23, 2017 | 11:54

The automatic translation service offered by Facebook uses its own proprietary algorithms. Facebook's translation software interpreted the post to mean "attack them" in Hebrew and "hurt them" in English, Haaretz reported . "A few days ago, a Palestinian was arrested for questioning, under suspicion of incitement (through violence) via his Facebook page", stated Luba Samri.

by | October 23, 2017 | 11:13

Wilson was in the auto with the family of Johnson, who died in an October 4 ambush that killed four American soldiers in Niger, when Trump called to express his condolences on Tuesday. In this image provided by the U.S. Army, a carry team of soldiers from the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), carry the transfer case during a casualty return for Staff Sgt.

by | October 23, 2017 | 11:08

The Indonesian Embassy in Washington has sought clarification from the State Department, spokesman Arrmanatha Nasir said in a text message. "With regard to the travel problems experienced by the TNI [Indonesian Military] chief, the Indonesian government should protest to the U.S.

by | October 23, 2017 | 10:35

But his lawyers want the case dismissed after Trump this week reaffirmed his past critical comments about Bergdahl. Obama's successor, Donald Trump, heaped criticism on Bergdahl during the 2016 presidential campaign. Bergdahl, 31, has said he walked away from his post with the intention of reaching other commanders and drawing attention to what he saw as problems with his unit.

by | October 23, 2017 | 10:32

According to reports, Crescent had made Gauri's sister, studying in class 8 at the same school, to sit amidst boys as a form of punishment for speaking during class on Friday. The family of the student has alleged harassment by the school teachers for the incident. The girl was rushed to a private hospital in Thiruvananthapuram and later she was shifted to a speciality hospital in Thiruvananthapuram.

by | October 23, 2017 | 09:53

Spanish eight seed Fernando Verdasco was too good for second-seeded South African Kevin Anderson in crunch time, winning 7-6 (7-1) 7-6 (7-1), to line up a clash with Del Potro . And hopefully I can come next year as well. Del Potro now has 20 titles on the ATP World Tour, his last success having come in this event 12 months ago.

by | October 23, 2017 | 09:49

Babis was the front-runner heading into the two-day ballot that began on Friday to fill 200 seats in the Czech Republic's lower house of Parliament. He has denied wrongdoing, but party leaders before the election said it would be hard to be part of a cabinet that includes Babis facing a fraud investigation.

by | October 23, 2017 | 09:06

The guild, which is headed by veteran journalist Raj Chengappa, urged the Rajasthan government withdraw the ordinance, promulgated on 7 September, and to not turn it into a law. Former Rajasthan chief minister and Congress veteran Ashok Gehlot said the ordinance showed panic within the BJP as assembly elections are due next year.

by | October 23, 2017 | 09:05

The order could theoretically be used by other branches as well - and it's worth noting the Army is hoping to recruit somewhere around 80,000 new soldiers this fiscal year. It has boosted pay and incentives to its pilots and has been working with airlines to come up with solutions to the shortage. The second is an expansion of the fiscal year 2017 Aviation Bonus Program to include non-contracted and contract-expired pilots that began August 4, 2017.

by | October 23, 2017 | 08:52

The SNSC secretary expressed hope that Hamas would continue its revolutionary approach and battle against the Tel Aviv regime and said Takfiri groups and their allies have regretfully carried out inhumane and non-Islamic measures which have tarnished the image of Islam.

by | October 23, 2017 | 07:30

The filmmaker was not keeping well since a long time. Last night, his blood pressure suddenly dropped around 5 a.m. "He was doing fine earlier and this was sudden". Ram Mukerji was one of the key associates of S Mukerji and one of the founder members of Filmalaya studios. He also went on to produce her Bollywood debut film Raja Ki Aayegi Baraat in 1997.

by | October 23, 2017 | 07:28

At least two people died as typhoon Lan struck the southern regions of Honshu, the largest and most populous island of Japan. There were a handful of minor injuries. The centre of Typhoon Lan, which is locally know as Paolo, is expected to make landfall just to the west of Tokyo , late on Sunday night. In the areas affected by the typhoon, several small landslides occurred and rivers came close to bursting their banks.

by | October 23, 2017 | 07:06

The deal's "sunset clauses" lift restrictions after 10 years, after which Iran will be free to resume its nuclear program in full . As you may know, the United States and five other countries entered an agreement with Iran aimed at preventing Iran from developing nuclear weapons.

by | October 23, 2017 | 06:42

Some political pundits on the Sunday morning talk shows speculated whether Carter was positioning himself for a job in Trump's administration by complimenting the president in the press. Speaking later at the same event, a national security forum in Washington, National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster added: "We are in a race to resolve this short of military action".

by | October 23, 2017 | 06:09

Mathews reportedly returned to get his daughter about 15 minutes later and discovered she was gone, according to the affidavit . The Child Protective Services (CPS) took custody of the biological child of the Mathews and Sini Mathews after the disappearance of Sherin, whom they adopted from Bihar, India.

by | October 23, 2017 | 05:55

A lady was killed and another injured after unidentified gunmen fired upon them at Seer village of Tral today in south Kashmir's Pulwama district. The grenade exploded inside the compound of NC leader's house, causing injury to a CRPF jawan. Police said some masked militants barged into the house and threatened the family members.

by | October 23, 2017 | 05:43

The other officer returned fire, shooting and killing the suspect. When they arrived at the house, the suspect opened fire and shot Leo. A 911 call released Sunday said the gunman had "several firearms" and had been "drinking all day". " An absolute gentleman and someone who the city has been proud of since he had been here with us", Girard Mayor Jim Melfi said, according to CNN affiliate WFMJ .

by | October 22, 2017 | 22:59

Rookie quarterback Mitchell Trubisky threw for 113 yards and a touchdown with no interceptions in his second straight start. Jordan Howard finished with a career-high 167 yards and is fourth in the league in rushing. The Carolina Panthers return to the road to face off with Chicago in Week 7. " Less is more ", Peppers said with a smile. Much more disconcerting was Michael Campanaro's 77-yard punt return TD which-followed by a successful two-point conversion-tied a game that the ...

by | October 22, 2017 | 21:22

Since 2009, the Federal Bureau of Investigation has been investigating bribery, kickbacks and money laundering in a scheme that involved the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee and several other high officials of the Obama administration selling Russian Federation the rights to 20 percent of all the uranium mined in the US - not to mention former President Bill Clinton and his Clinton Foundation getting millions in speaking fees and other donations.

by | October 22, 2017 | 17:02

Everton also come into today's encounter in poor form. Arsene Wenger's side defeated Red Star Belgrade during the week in the Europa League . Danny Welbeck, Shkodran Mustafi, Calum Chambers and David Ospina are out until after the global break but Santi Cazorla is unlikely to be involved in first-team matters until the turn of next year.

by | October 22, 2017 | 16:22

Speaking at the annual Valdai Club meeting of global experts in Sochi, Putin said Moscow would take similar actions against USA media in Russian Federation if legal steps are taken to limit RT's activities in the United States. Putin also criticized the US and its allies for missing a chance to build a safer and more stable world after the Cold War and engaging in what he described a "policy based on arrogance, egoism and claims of exclusivity".

by | October 22, 2017 | 15:00

Pakistani officials are feeling frustrated over their failed attempts to convince the United States to stop banking too much on India especially on the Afghanistan issue. It is the nuances in the US' approach to Pakistan, however, that Delhi will watch most closely. "Pakistan still needs the United States on its side, as Pakistan fears India and wants continued financial aid and military material", the US Congress-funded broadcaster reported.

by | October 22, 2017 | 10:04

Drug Enforcement Administration. The goal is for residents to remove unused and unwanted prescription drugs and drop them at one of 41 locations in the county for proper disposal. Since the first prescription Take-Back day in 2010, over 8,103,363 pounds of prescription drugs have been collected. The initiative addresses a crucial public safety and public health issue, according to the DEA website .

by | October 22, 2017 | 09:54

Israel seized 1,200 square kilometres (460 square miles) of the Golan Heights from Syria in the Six-Day War of 1967 and later annexed it in a move never recognised by the worldwide community. The Syrian army said in a statement that the attack was proof of Israel's "cooperation with terrorist organizations in the region". Israel has sought to avoid becoming directly involved in the six-year civil war in Syria, though it acknowledges carrying out dozens of air strikes to stop what it calls ...