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Airstrike in Syria hits medics responding to earlier bombing

Their face-to-face meeting in NY was their first since Mr Johnson was appointed, and came days after talks between Theresa May and Moscow over Russian president Vladimir Putin's support for Bashar Assad's Syrian regime. Kerry offered one concrete suggestion to revive diplomatic hopes. Secretary of State John Kerry's proposal that all aircraft should be prohibited from flying over certain areas of Syria so that humanitarian aid can be delivered unhindered probably falls short of a formal ...



Paris Climate Change Agreement Passes Key Threshold

Brazil, Mexico and Argentina were the largest emitters to join the treaty Wednesday. Currently, 60 countries representing 48 percent of global emissions, including the US, have signed on. At his side is Patricia Espinosa Cantellano, Executive Secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Paula Caballero is the global director of the climate program at World Resources Institute .


Police Evacuate All Schools on Canada's Prince Edward Island

Police Evacuate All Schools on Canada's Prince Edward Island

The Island's post-secondary institutions have shut as well. Colleges such as the University of Prince Edward Island also closed for the day. However, after a thorough search by officers and K-9 units, no devices had been found. "As far as I know there's been no injuries, there's been no threat found". "There were some who were a bit more anxious about it but for the most part, (the situation) was pretty controlled", the 26-year-old student of sports and leisure management said in an ...


Mylan CEO defends EpiPen prices

Mylan CEO defends EpiPen prices

Republicans and Democrats have said families struggling to pay for the shots have every right to be angry at Mylan . Bersch's mother is yet to comment on the allegations, while Bersch herself is set to testify before the House Oversight Committee on Wednesday.


Cops: Mint employee smuggled gold in rectum

Cops: Mint employee smuggled gold in rectum

However, whether or not Lawrence is found guilty may hinge on the theory of how he pulled off the heist, which several outlets in Canada are reporting as hiding the gold "up his bum", something mainly associated with drug smuggling. Barnes went on to stress that Lawrence made no attempts to deceive the bank or the gold buyers. The defence is claiming that the Crown has no definitive proof that Lawrence actually took the gold from the Mint.


BJP keeps options open on aligning with PPA in Arunachal

BJP keeps options open on aligning with PPA in Arunachal

After Friday's development, there are now 43 PPA MLAs, 11 BJP MLAs, two independents and one from the Congress, former chief minister Nabam Tuki who was out of town. "We have a bright chance in Manipur where anti-incumbency is getting very strong against the Congress government headed by Ibobi Singh that has been in power for 15 years at a stretch.