General News

UN extends work of experts monitoring North Korea sanctions

Mar 21, 2018

The Security Council has voted unanimously to extend the mandate for U.N. experts monitoring sanctions against North Korea

Austin bombing suspect blows himself up as SWAT moves in

Mar 21, 2018

Authorities say the suspect in a series of bombings that have terrorized Austin over the past few weeks blew himself up as a SWAT team closed in on him

Boko Haram returns Nigeria girls, warns not to put in school

Mar 21, 2018

Boko Haram Islamic extremists have brought back nearly all of the 110 girls they had kidnapped from a boarding school one month ago

Northeast braces for spring nor'easter's heavy snow, winds

Mar 21, 2018

The fourth nor'easter in three weeks is pushing its way up the East Coast on the first full day of spring with the potential for a foot or more of snow from West Virginia to New England

Bloody day in Syria for women and children on Mother's Day

Mar 21, 2018

Syrian state media say the death toll from a mortar attack on a market in Damascus has risen to 44, making it one of the deadliest attacks in the capital since the start of the seven-year civil war

The Weeknd, Bruno Mars to headline Lollapalooza in Chicago

Mar 21, 2018

The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, Jack White and Arctic Monkeys will headline this year's Lollapalooza music festival in Chicago

US pressures South Sudan's oil sector over civil war

Mar 21, 2018

US pressures South Sudan's oil sector over revenues fueling 5-year civil war

The Latest: Deal reached to evacuate gunmen from Ghouta

Mar 21, 2018

Syrian state media and a rebel spokesman say a deal has been reached to evacuate 7,500 gunmen and their families from a town in eastern Ghouta to an opposition-held province in northern Syria

Tesla shareholders vote on Elon Musk's ambitious pay package

Mar 21, 2018

Shareholders of electric car and solar panel maker Tesla are voting on a pay package for iconic CEO Elon Musk that could net him more than $50 billion for meeting lofty milestones over the next decade

3 dead in Mexico shopping mall shooting

Mar 21, 2018

Prosecutors in Mexico say two men have opened fire at a shopping mall, killing three and wounding a fourth

Weather, 20 December
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Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

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