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Israel Just Proved Why No Nation Wants to Fight Its Air Force in a War

Israel is currently holding its largest air-force exercise ever.<p>In a November 2 blog post on its website, the Israeli Air Force wrote: “‘Blue-Flag’ …

Military

Terror group: Israeli threats 'a declaration of war'

The Islamic Jihad terror organization responded Sunday morning to Israeli warnings against retaliation for Israel’s recent destruction of the terror …

Israel

Selfie with Hitler: Indonesia wax museum removes Nazi-themed exhibit

An Indonesian museum has taken down a wax sculpture of Nazi Germany leader Adolf Hitler after it sparked global outrage. The statue was a popular …

Watch: Truck thief suspect leads police on dramatic chase

These are the dramatic moments real-life law enforcement looked more like a Hollywood film as police tracked a suspected truck thief in the US.<p>Aerial footage from TV station KWTV showed a man remove a large item from a pick-up before a motorist tries to stop him by shooting at the vehicle’s …

Australia in emergency bid to save tiny mala wallabies from extinction

In a remote stretch of outback central Australia, a team of twelve wildlife rangers spent two nights this week rummaging through clumps of rough grass to try to spot the tell-tale bristly reddish-fur of some of the world’s last remaining mala, a tiny native wallaby.<p>When eight of the one-foot-high …

Wildlife

Trafficking laws ‘target refugee aid workers in EU’

European Union warns that trafficking laws are being used to obstruct humanitarian work across the continent<p>Aid workers are being targeted throughout Europe as countries including the UK use laws aimed at traffickers and smugglers to discourage humanitarian activity, a study claims.<p>A six-month …

Florida Dairy Workers Seen Beating And Kicking Cows In Undercover Video

The farm previously supplied Publix Super Markets, which has suspended deliveries.<p>A Florida dairy farm is under criminal investigation after an undercover video from an animal rights group revealed workers kicking cows in the head and beating them with metal rods.<p><i>Warning: The following video</i> …

Afghan Girls and Women Run in Mixed-Gender Bamiyan Marathon

KABUL, Afghanistan — Under a brilliant blue sky at the foot of where the giant Buddhas of Bamiyan statues once stood, nearly 200 girls in headscarves of every color jockey for position at the starting line.<p>The announcer counts down, "five, four ..." but the girls can't contain their excitement and …

Domestic Violence

Thriller in Manila: Trouble as Donald Trump meets 'Trump of the East'

US President Donald Trump and his Philippine counterpart Rodrigo Duterte are renowned for their unpredictable nature and coarse rhetoric. Their …

Asia

Fugitive Arizona polygamist suspected of killing 2 sons in Mexico is returned to U.S.

A fugitive Arizona polygamist who is a suspect in the killings in Mexico of three U.S. citizens — including two of his sons — has been placed in U.S. custody.<p>Mexican officials on Wednesday handed over Orson William Black to federal authorities in El Paso, Texas, Ruben Jauregui, a spokesman for U.S. …

El Paso

Will a robot take your job?

<b>The Brainstorm long read: with millions of jobs set to be replaced by changes in technology, we may not be able to stop the rise of robots and</b> …

Robotics

Harassment case puts Democratic Senate candidate in California under spotlight

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- News that a sitting California senator is being investigated for sexual harassment against a young female employee has put a fresh spotlight on a legislative leader this week as he begins a bid against the state's first female U.S. senator.<p>Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de …

Israel warns jihadists that they are 'playing with fire' if they retaliate for tunnel destruction

Israel has issued a rare public warning to Islamic Jihad that it will be "playing with fire" if it retaliates for the destruction of a tunnel which killed 14 of its members two weeks ago.<p>An Arabic video was posted by the army’s coordinator of government activities in the territories, Maj. Gen. Yoav …

Israel

Texas Church Shooter's Ex-Wife: 'He Just Had a Lot of Demons'

An ex-wife of Devin Kelley, who authorities have identified as the gunman responsible for the mass shooting at a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, …

Two more teenagers charged over London park stabbing

<b>Two more teenagers have been charged with murdering a 17-year-old boy who was stabbed to death in a park.</b><p>Michael Jonas was fatally attacked in Betts Park, Penge, south-east London on 2 November.<p>The Met Police said a 14-year-old boy and a 17-year-old boy had been charged and will appear at Bromley …

South East London

Border Patrol losing agents faster than it can hire new ones

Two new reports from government watchdog agencies say the Border Patrol is losing agents faster than it can hire new ones, and that border and immigration enforcement agencies face "significant challenges" in hiring and training new personnel.<p>The reports from the inspector general for the …

War commission chief: 'If everyone stands in silence in cemeteries, the relevance would be lost very quickly'

Encouraging people to stand in silence in cemeteries is not enough to reach a new generation who must carry on the tradition of remembering Britain’s war dead, the head of the country’s war graves commission has said.<p>Victoria Wallace, director general of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, said …

As U.S. Sheds Role as Climate Change Leader, Who Will Fill the Void?

<i>Want the latest climate news in your inbox? You can sign up here to receive Climate Fwd:, our new email newsletter.</i><p>BONN, Germany — When President Trump announced in June that the United States would withdraw from the Paris agreement, America officially ceded its global leadership on climate …

Climate

Hundreds join Hollywood #MeToo march against sexual abuse

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Hundreds of people marched in the heart of Hollywood on Sunday to support victims of sexual assault and harassment, inspired by a social media campaign that has portrayed such abuse as a pervasive feature of American life.<p>Ada Kennedy, 7, looks up at her mother as they …

Los Angeles

Trump: 'I'm with our agencies' on Russian election meddling

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday said he believes U.S. intelligence agencies, which have concluded that Russia meddled in the …

Watch: Massive explosion at oil pipeline in Bahrain

Bahrain claims a massive explosion at one of its main oil pipelines was terrorism.<p>Government ministers from the Sunni-muslim ruled kingdom have linked the blast to arch-enemy Iran.<p>Tehran has denied the allegations.<p>Videos on social media showed the massive fire minutes after the explosion around …

Kênh thể thao tổng hợp

<b>6 sai lầm khi bạn tập thể dục ảnh hưởng đến sức khỏe như: tập thể dục khi đói hoặc no, uống nước nhiều… Nhiều người đã lầm tưởng tạo cho mình thói</b> …

Turkey denies plot to kidnap Gulen with former Trump official's help

Turkey has rejected as "ludicrous" US media reports that it offered millions to deliver cleric Fethullah Gulen. The reports implicate former US …

'Wall Street has gone completely mad' — One market bear forecasts a decade of stock losses

As the equity bull market has climbed into rarefied air, investors have continuously come up with new ways to rationalize the rally.<p>Right now, they like to cite earnings growth, which has expanded for several quarters after a prolonged rough patch. They also frequently mention interest rates that, …

Stock Markets

Donald Trump has excelled himself with this tweet on North Korea

<b>Donald Trump has raised the level of diplomatic discussion yet again, referring to North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un as ‘short and fat’.</b><p>In a tweet that …

Inside the mechanical brain of the world’s first robot citizen

• A research platform for the team’s AI research. Sophia doesn’t have witty pre-written responses here, but can answer simple questions like “Who are you looking at?” or “Is the door open or shut?”<br>• A speech-reciting robot. Goertzel says that Sophia can be pre-loaded with text that it’ll speak, and …

Robotics

22 Veterans Commit Suicide Every Day. He Was Almost One of Them. Here's What He's Doing Now to Help Others

After coming home from two tours in Iraq, infantryman Justin Miller almost committed suicide. With Objective Zero, he's hoping to help other traumatized veterans.<p>Justin Miller's 4-year-old daughter, Lydia, fell from a tree one summer afternoon in Georgia. But as she lay on the ground crying, …

I'm free to return to Lebanon from Saudi Arabia, says Saad Hariri

Amid Lebanese concern for his welfare, ‘resigned’ PM appears on TV to say he is not being held in Riyadh against his will<p>Saad Hariri has pledged he will return to Lebanon from Saudi Arabia “very soon,” in his first television interview since his shock resignation as prime minister eight days …