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Russian Federation proposes March 1 ceasefire in Syria

Gen. Igor Konashenkov said in a statement on Thursday that Russian Federation has shared its own intelligence with the United States that it has "gratefully tak...


After Supreme Court Ruling, Kentucky Will Delay Outreach On Carbon Plan

In an unexpected victory for the Constitution's separation of powers concept, the U.S. Supreme Court put President Obama's Clean Power Plan on hold - at least f...


Civilian casualties in Afghanistan hit record high

UNAMA said 2015 witnessed the "highest number of total civilian casualties" recorded by the mission since 2009. "Unprecedented numbers of children were needle...


Suspect in stabbing of woman, 3 kids in custody

Her 1-year-old daughter, Ziana, and her 4-month-old daughter, Maiyah, were also found dead at the scene. Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum...


Donald Trump accuses Cruz of 'fraud' and seeks Iowa rerun

In a bitter Twitter rant, Mr Trump said: "Ted Cruz didn't win Iowa, he stole it. That is why all of the polls were so wrong and why he got far more vot...


UAE ready to send ground forces to Syria

Mohammad Ali Jafari's blunt words on the Fars news agency were Iran's first official reaction to a statement from its regional rival Saudi Arabia this week that...