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Donald Trump pardons disgraced media mogul Conrad Black: White House

Black, a writer vehemently maintained his innocence and launched a series of libel lawsuits in Canada to strike back.

16 May 2019 12:38 PM

Watch: Helicopter crashes into Hudson River in New York, injures two

New York police officials told a news conference that the 34-year-old pilot suffered an injury to his left hand. No one else was on board.

16 May 2019 12:25 PM

Trump declares national emergency in US citing telecom threats

The order gives US President Donald Trump the power to regulate interstate trade under the International Emergency Economic Powers Act.

16 May 2019 12:21 PM

WeWork starts USD 2.9 billion property platform with Canada's CDPQ

WeWork, valued at about USD 47 billion in a series of private fundraisings, filed paperwork in April.

16 May 2019 12:13 PM

Indian green card aspirants may benefit as Trump has a new immigration plan

The new policy calls for issuing more than half of the green cards to those based on employment or skills.

16 May 2019 10:53 AM

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Donald Trump to propose new 'filter' merit-based immigration system

Trump will propose ending diversity lottery system, which offers applicants from countries with low immigration rates chance to move to US.

16 May 2019 8:57 AM

The untold story of the Navy plane that drew a ‘giant penis’ in the sky

Two junior pilots, belonging to Electronic Attack Squadron, reportedly had a good chunk of time on their hands after a training session.

15 May 2019 4:00 PM

US state Alabama bans abortion; no exception even in rape cases

The text, which the senate sent to Governor Kay Ivey's desk for signature into law, does not include exceptions in cases of rape or incest.

15 May 2019 11:14 AM

Trump denies US tactic to send 120,000 troops to negate Iran threat

US officials were discussing a military plan to send up to 120,000 troops to the Middle East to counter any attack.

15 May 2019 8:44 AM

Monsanto: Controversial agribusiness giant loses again

A jury has ordered Monsanto to pay USD 2 billion in weed killer cancer case, this being Monsanto’s third loss since August 2018.

14 May 2019 6:38 PM

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Indian-origin woman jailed for killing 9-year-old stepdaughter

Arjun was convicted for the August 2016 strangulation death of her nine-year-old stepdaughter Ashdeep Kaur, who was left in her care.

14 May 2019 1:33 PM

UEFA panel to recommend Man City Champions League ban - report

European football's governing body UEFA and the Premier League launched an investigation this year.

14 May 2019 12:58 PM

Iftaar party hosted at White house by Donald Trump to mark Ramadan

Donald Trump hosted an Iftaar dinner for Muslim members from his administration and top diplomats from various countries at the White House.

14 May 2019 12:41 PM

US plans 15 billion in aid to farmers to see off China trade war: Trump

US Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said Trump had asked him to create a plan to help American farmers cope with the US-China trade war.

14 May 2019 11:40 AM

Tiger sued over restaurant staffer's drink driving death: report

The news broke hours after Woods played his opening practice round for the 101st PGA Championship.

14 May 2019 10:44 AM

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Amazon rolls out machines that pack orders and replace jobs

The new machines, known as the CartonWrap from Italian firm CMC Srl, pack much faster than humans.

14 May 2019 9:54 AM

'Desperate Housewives' actor Felicity Huffman admits role in US admission scandal

Huffman is among 50 people accused of taking part in a scheme that involved cheating or bribery.

14 May 2019 9:41 AM

Trump wants extra USD 1.6 billion in NASA to send Americans to moon

The Trump administration asked Congress on Monday to increase NASA spending next year by an extra USD 1.6 billion.

14 May 2019 9:20 AM

Donald Trumps says, 'sensible' for US to get along with Russia

Trump, who had a lengthy talk with Putin over phone, is to meet his counterpart in Japan next month on the sidelines of the G-20 Summit.

14 May 2019 8:57 AM

US man makes deepest-ever dive in Mariana Trench, discovers trash

Vescovo found undiscovered species as he visited places no human had gone before.

14 May 2019 8:53 AM

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