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US warplanes drop 40 tons of bombs on ISIS-infested island in Iraq

US warplanes dropped more than 40 tons of bombs on a ISIS-infested island in Iraq on Tuesday, authorities said. The operation, which targeted the Qan...

US warplanes drop 40 tons of bombs on ISIS-infested island in Iraq

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WATCH: US bombs ISIS island in Iraq U.S. and coalition forces in Iraq dropped about 80,000 pounds of bombs on an island believed to be filled with Islamic State militants....
20:40, 2019-09-10

Dramatic footage of US warplanes hitting Iraq island 'infested' with ISIS insurgents News of the attack came as Donald Trump became embroiled in a new row over the departure of his National Security Adviser John Bolton....
10:24, 2019-09-11

Australian brushfires: Rescuers drop tons of veggies for stranded animals Rescue workers in Australia are bombarding secluded parts of the fire-ravaged Land Down Under — with veggies. “Operation Rock Wallaby,” commiss...
04:04, 2020-01-13

Our critics drop some bombs on the superficial Fox-scandal drama Bombshell For the first Film Club installment of the week, our critics discuss Bombshell, Jay Roach’s toothless dramatization of the Fox News-Roger Ailes sexua...
21:44, 2019-12-12

100 Street Fighters Drop On To An Island... Hello! This week we complain about the Switch’s crappy menu, get killed by a chair in Modern Warfare, see the creepiest commercial ever made, watch B...
16:56, 2020-01-04

US warplanes intercept Russian bombers for second straight day US warplanes for the second day in a row encountered Russian bombers and jet fighters off the coast of Alaska and intercepted them, the North America...
18:08, 2019-05-22

Moment US and RAF warplanes fly over North Sea during training exercise UK fighter jets have been joined by American military aircraft in a training exercise over the North Sea....
13:44, 2019-11-15

Israeli warplanes strike Gaza after closing offshore waters A set of Israeli airstrikes in Gaza following rockets striking southern Israel threaten to unravel a ceasefire reached in May. Israel also cut off Pa...
04:04, 2019-06-14

US warplanes are on Beijing's radar in South China Sea, US Air Force leaders say REUTERS/Ritchie B. Tongo US Navy missions in disputed waters may get more public attention but flyovers have important role to play, senior military ...
16:48, 2019-12-10

Israeli warplanes strike Gaza after closing of offshore waters A set of Israeli airstrikes in Gaza following rockets striking southern Israel threaten to unravel a ceasefire reached in May. Israel also cut off Pa...
10:08, 2019-06-14

Brazilian warplanes dump water on Amazon fires as outcry mounts G7 leaders stepped up presure on president Jair Bolsonaro to tackle destruction of precious rainforestBrazilian warplanes have begun dumping water on...
08:52, 2019-08-26

Brazilian warplanes dump thousands of gallons of water on Amazon fires Brazilian warplanes dumped thousands of gallons of water over the weekend to battle the raging Amazon rain forest fires — as leaders of the G7 ...
14:44, 2019-08-26

Warplanes dump water as Brazil fights fires ravaging the Amazon Nearly 80,000 fires have been registered across Brazil through Aug. 24, the highest since at least 2013, according to space research agency INPE....
00:12, 2019-08-26

Warplanes dump water on Amazon as Brazil military begins fighting fires Brazilian warplanes are dumping water on the burning forest in the Amazon state of Rondonia, responding to a global outcry over the destruction of th...
22:00, 2019-08-25

US Embassy in Iraq says the State Department has ordered all non-emergency government staff to leave Iraq right away BAGHDAD (AP) — US Embassy in Iraq says the State Department has ordered all non-emergency government staff to leave Iraq right away....
10:44, 2019-05-15

The Latest: Iraq says foreign forces may not fight in Iraq BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s prime minister says foreign troops and local militia operating inside his country are forbidden from confronting each oth...
21:52, 2019-06-18

Texans drop pursuit of Caserio, Patriots drop complaint HOUSTON (AP) — The Texans have dropped their pursuit of Patriots executive Nick Caserio for their vacant general manager’s job, and New England...
00:36, 2019-06-15

At $8,000, Would You Drop The Hammer on This 1985 Toyota Celica GT-S Drop Top? Summer will be here officially in just a few days, and what better way to celebrate its arrival than in a convertible like today’s Nice Price or Crac...
14:24, 2019-06-18

WTF You Mean Ain't No Peach Drop? Atlanta NYE Peach Drop Canceled for First Time In 30 Years I’ve been a resident of the Atlanta area of Georgia “The Peach State” for 25 years, and for at least a quarter of that time, I’ve brought in the new ...
16:08, 2019-12-31

Blasket Island: 23,000 apply for summer jobs on remote island off Irish coast Two caretaker positions on a remote island off the southwest coast of Ireland have received 23,000 applications....
19:00, 2020-01-21

Caroline Wozniacki moves to Fisher Island, America’s most expensive island Tennis legend Caroline Wozniacki and her husband, former New York Knicks star David Lee, have moved into their new Fisher Island condo at the 43-unit...
22:56, 2019-12-05

Rihanna renting Essex island? the singer is reported to be working on new music on Osea Island Osea Island has been used as a celebrity party spot, rehab centre and family holiday spot....
19:40, 2019-06-05

Mullion Island: Mystery of Cornish island littered with rubber bands finally solved by bird experts The mystery behind thousands of elastic bands littering a remote uninhabited island of Cornwall has been solved by seabird experts....
10:24, 2019-10-23

Someone Is Funneling Kushner Tons of Cash President Donald Trump’s failson-in-law Jared Kushner may be a high ranking White House employee, but that hasn’t stopped him from reaping the benefi...
16:44, 2019-06-10

The 9/11 Tribute Lights Are Killing Tons of Birds For a few days every September, New York City turns on two beams of light to mark the anniversary of 9/11. As a lifelong New Yorker, I think the ligh...
07:08, 2019-09-10

Greenland lost 217 billion tons of ice last month A staggering 217 billion tons (197 billion metric tons) of meltwater flowed off of Greenland's ice sheet into the Atlantic Ocean this July....
12:20, 2019-08-05

China is pumping tons of banned chemicals into the air Chinese factories are pumping tons of dangerous chemicals into the air despite an international agreement intended to halt the destruction of the ozo...
02:08, 2019-05-23

US may dump 1.5 tons of rat poison on Farallon Islands A US government agency is proposing using 1.5 tons of rat poison to limit the spread of an invasive rodent problem in the Farallon Islands, located 3...
23:00, 2019-07-08

Over 16 tons of cocaine intercepted at Philadelphia port PHILADELPHIA (AP) — U.S. authorities have seized more than $1 billion worth of cocaine from a ship at a Philadelphia port, calling it one of the larg...
22:28, 2019-06-18

Austrian thief steals 20 tons of chocolate A thief in Austria made off with €50,000 worth of Milka chocolate in a truck after convincing a factory that he was the courier. The police say incid...
21:36, 2019-11-21

Tons of sources now say that iPhone 11 preorders are crushing it An insider familiar with Apple’s supply chain said in a note to clients earlier this week that iPhone 11 preorders were off to a good start, ju...
14:24, 2019-09-17

Tons of millennials are refinancing their mortgages, and there are 4 reasons you might want to do the same Granger Wootz/Getty Images The Fed has lowered interest rates three times in 2019, which means mortgage interest rates have dropped, too. According t...
16:08, 2019-12-23

Walmart still has tons of deals that deliver before Christmas – here are the 10 best ones With less than a week to go before Christmas gets here, you might think that all the best deals of the season are now behind us. We can assure you, h...
15:44, 2019-12-19

AT&T is losing tons of customers, so of course it’s raising its prices again Heads up, AT&T customers. We’re just a few weeks away from the start of a new year, which will bring changes to many of your DirecTV and U-vers...
01:52, 2019-12-12

Dutch police seize 2.5 tons of methamphetamine THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch police say they have made Europe’s biggest ever seizure of methamphetamine after discovering 2.5 tons of th...
11:04, 2019-06-26

After 'Dark Phoenix' bombs, what's next for 'X-Men?' After “Dark Phoenix” became the first “X-Men” entry to flop spectacularly at the box office, the future of the 20-year-old film franchise looks murky...
16:48, 2019-06-11

Inside Dolce & Gabbana's island retreat: fashion designers' volcanic island villa listed for sale on Stromboli clifftop Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana have listed their Stromboli island villa for sale, and it's packed with their eclectic designer style....
19:24, 2019-07-23

Tons of coronavirus victims caught the virus in the hospital As the coronavirus scare continues to sweep around the globe, you may be wondering how the virus spread so rapidly within China, especially when new ...
21:08, 2020-02-10

Chesapeake Bay ‘dead zone’ has 200 million tons of pollutants CONOWINGO, Md. — When the Conowingo Dam opened to fanfare nearly a century ago, the massive wall of concrete and steel began its job of harnessing wa...
22:36, 2019-07-08

More than 16 tons of cocaine worth $1B seized at Philadelphia port PHILADELPHIA (WCAU) – Shipping containers full of illegal drugs have been found and seized by federal authorities at a Philadelphia port in wha...
01:12, 2019-06-19

This $10 dry-cleaning kit has saved me tons of money and trips to the dry cleaner Amazon Special-care clothing, particularly pieces with a "dry-clean only" label, can be a pain to take care of. Trips to the dry cleaner can be incon...
20:48, 2019-10-04

17 tons of cocoa destroyed in German highway fire Police have suggested the incident could have caused over €100,000 ($113,000) in damage. For now, the roads remain closed where the blaze occurred....
19:36, 2019-07-15

Feds seize 17 tons of coke at Philadelphia port Federal officials showed off thousands of pounds of cocaine — which amounted to only a fraction of the drug seized from a ship at a Philadelphia port...
04:28, 2019-06-22

Tractor carrying 17 tons of M&Ms crashes, shuts down interstate It’s a real-life version of “Candy Crush.” A tractor-trailer carrying 17 tons of M&Ms crashed in Tennessee last week, spilling some candy and shuttin...
04:32, 2019-12-17

Am I Wrong To Be Excited That Tons of Candidates Probably Won't Make the Next Debate? After learning so little during Wednesday’s debate, I let out a deep, deep exhale after learning that only seven of the 24 presidential candidates ha...
14:36, 2019-08-02

Huge ‘Game of Thrones’ Blu-ray box set comes with tons of bonus content Season 8’s shortcomings notwithstanding, HBO’s Game of Thrones was a landmark moment in popular culture whose influence is so pervasive i...
22:04, 2019-06-27

Who disarms Germany's WWII bombs? Defusing bombs dropped over Germany during World War II is Horst Lenz's calling. He is summoned around 1,000 times a year to clear explosive devices....
14:08, 2019-07-03

Experience: I made bombs for al-Qaida In 1998, two US embassies were bombed, killing 200 Africans. I no longer wanted to be part of itI grew up in Saudi Arabia, the youngest of six brothe...
14:24, 2020-02-14

Idlib: 'I'd rather suffer bombs than Assad' The battle for Idlib is likely to be the last, bloody conflict in the Syrian war. Refugees have fled the city in droves, but Huda Khayti is determine...
16:24, 2020-02-28

This $10 at-home dry-cleaning kit has saved me tons of money and trips to the dry cleaner Amazon Special-care clothing, particularly pieces with a "dry-clean only" label, can be a pain to take care of. Trips to the dry cleaner can be incon...
16:48, 2020-01-29

China has bought more than 100 tons of gold as a buffer against Trump's trade war REUTERS/Stringer China's central bank has plowed funds into gold over the last 10 months, adding over 100 tons of the precious metal to its reserves....
18:44, 2019-10-07

Enormous haul of cocaine seized in Philly totals nearly 20 tons The record amount of cocaine seized by US Customs in Philadelphia last week totaled nearly 20 tons, the agency said Wednesday. The enormous haul of c...
06:08, 2019-06-27

Joe Giudice Admits to "Tons of Mistakes" In Birthday Tribute to Daughter Gia There is no bond stronger than a dad and his daughter. Joe Giudice is ringing in 2020 as a free man and he has a lot to celebrate. The reality TV sta...
17:52, 2020-01-08

Groups remove 40 tons of fishing nets from Pacific Ocean SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Environmentalists cleaning up plastic in the ocean pulled 40 tons (36 metric tons) of abandoned fishing nets this month from an ...
20:20, 2019-06-28

Vietnam seizes 7.5 tons of elephant ivory, pangolin scales HANOI, Vietnam — Authorities have seized 7.5 tons of elephant ivory and pangolin scales in one of Vietnam’s biggest wildlife trafficking cases. The 3...
22:16, 2019-06-14

GameStop’s Valentine’s Day sale has tons of deals for the Player 2 in your life Suffice to say, the last several months haven’t been kind to GameStop. The video game retail chain has been buffeted by trends including casual...
05:28, 2020-02-11

More than 16 tons of cocaine worth up to $1B seized in massive bust in Philadelphia Federal authorities seized 15,000 kilos of cocaine, worth as much as $1 billion, at a Philadelphia shipping port, officials said Tuesday. A second ma...
17:44, 2019-06-19

Italian authorities seize nearly 10 tons of infected Chinese pork Police in Padua destroyed some 10 tons of pork infected with African swine fever on Wednesday. Italy has banned the import of Chinese pork in hopes o...
17:12, 2020-01-22

Mario Maker 2 Online Multiplayer Is Laggy, Too Basic, And Tons Of Fun Super Mario Maker 2 is the first Mario game to include online multiplayer, and it’s exactly what you’d expect from Nintendo: The tech kinda sucks, th...
02:16, 2019-06-29

Humans have made 8.3bn tons of plastic since 1950. This is the illustrated story of where it's gone Until recently we didn’t know how much plastic was piling up around us. When we found out, the picture wasn’t prettyGlobal investigation reveals wher...
09:04, 2019-06-24

Michigan Governor: Smoking Tons of Weed Could Fix Our Terrible Roads Gov. Gretchen Whitmer threw down the gauntlet on Thursday for Michigan residents who are both sick of the state’s abysmal road conditions, and also n...
00:00, 2019-05-31

Australian record 1.8 tons of crystal meth seized at port MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Australian officials say they have seized the nation’s largest haul of methamphetamine at the Melbourne waterfront ...
06:44, 2019-06-07

Bridge collapses under overweight truck carrying tons of beans An overweight tractor-trailer, hauling several tons of dry beans, caused the collapse of a 100-year-old historic bridge in North Dakota on Monday, of...
19:48, 2019-07-23

Robertson knocks in three tons in emphatic march to semi-finals "Former world champion Neil Robertson knocked in three centuries during a dominant 5-1 victory over Thepchaiya Un-Nooh in the European Masters quarte...
17:40, 2020-01-24

Tons of Kate Spade Stuff Is on Sale at Nordstrom Rack If you can’t get enough of quirky, cute stuff from Kate Spade, today’s your lucky day. Nordstrom Rack is hosting a series of flash sales on all thing...
20:48, 2019-05-07

Four tons of marijuana hidden underneath jalapeños seized at border That’s some spicy pot. Border patrol officers at a port of entry in San Diego discovered nearly four tons of marijuana hidden beneath a shipmen...
06:48, 2019-08-19

REI Is Knocking Up to 50% Off Tons of Outdoor Items In Its Year-End Clearance Sale Up to 50% off Men’s Clothing, Women’s Clothing, Footwear, Camp/Hike | REI50% or more on Just Reduced Items | REI...
21:24, 2019-12-26

CBP officials seize entire ship that held 20 tons of cocaine US Customs and Border Protection authorities recently seized the entire ship on which they discovered a whopping 20 tons of cocaine last month — the ...
22:20, 2019-07-10

Walmart just launched tons of new early Black Friday deals – here are the 10 best ones When it comes to Black Friday sales, Walmart and Amazon are always neck and neck. The two retail giants are constantly competing to outdo one another...
16:36, 2019-11-14

Vietnam police seize 7.5 tons of ivory, pangolin scales HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Police have seized 7.5 tons of elephant ivory and pangolin scales in one of Vietnam’s biggest wild animal trafficking cas...
08:16, 2019-06-14

A body donated to science - but used to test bombs A US centre was sued over its handling of donated bodies. What do we know about the industry?...
17:28, 2019-08-07

F-35 preps for weapons upgrade by dropping new bombs The F-35 will again fire its 25mm gun and air-drop several new laser-guided bombs to prepare stealth 5th-Gen fighter for future high tech warfare by ...
20:56, 2019-08-13

Israel bombs Hezbollah base in Lebanon Israeli drones bombed a Palestinian base in eastern Lebanon early Monday amid rising tensions between the Iran-backed Hezbollah movement in Lebanon a...
05:08, 2019-08-27

Unexploded World War II bombs may still be buried at Pompeii Mt. Vesuvius erupted in March 1944. (credit: American B-25 Mitchell Bombers Flying Past Vesuvius, March 17–21, 1944, Unknown photographer. Gelatin si...
17:24, 2019-07-08

Green Day drops several f-bombs during NHL All-Star Game Punk rock band Green Day yelled a few f-bombs during their performance at the NHL All-Star Game on Saturday night in St. Louis....
18:52, 2020-01-26

Why the US has nuclear bombs in Turkey, and why it's so tricky to remove them Tension between the US and Turkey over the latter's incursion in Syria has cast renewed attention to the nuclear weapons the US has stored in Turkey....
20:04, 2019-10-24

Art, skulls, pigs and tons of shoes inside Donald Pliner’s LA mansion Before you enter the towering doors of the Bel Air Crest home of shoe and clothing magnate Donald Pliner, you expect to be amazed by designer touches...
22:44, 2019-07-24

Greenland Lost 12.5 Billion Tons of Ice in Record-Breaking, Single-Day Meltdown After Greenland spent a good portion of July on fire, last week’s heatwave similarly scorched the country’s ice sheet, triggering a meltdown affectin...
00:56, 2019-08-05

Coast Guard cutter drops off 13 tons of cocaine before heading home The crew of a Coast Guard cutter finally made it home — but not before stopping in California to drop off the 13 tons of cocaine it recently se...
21:20, 2019-07-31

Sam’s Club Black Friday 2019 ad: Tons of deals on 4K TVs, cameras, consoles, and more Many of the major retailers have already either shared their Black Friday 2019 ads or have had them leaked, but on Friday, one of the bigger names in...
19:08, 2019-11-15

Trump Debuts Baffling New Plan to Buy Up Tons of an Experimental New Drug to Help Veterans During yet another rambling, incoherent press conference involving plenty of anti-Semitism today, Donald Trump took a question about the epidemic of ...
23:40, 2019-08-21

Virginia beach left covered in 10 tons of trash after Memorial Day bash Virginia Beach residents are fuming that 10 tons of trash were left behind on the shore line by Memorial Day weekend partiers. Photos and videos shar...
06:40, 2019-05-29

Spanish police are trying to refloat a narco sub that carried 3 tons of cocaine across the Atlantic Spanish police are investigating what appears to be an ocean-going narco-submarine that sunk in the waters of Galicia in the country's northwest. Gal...
20:44, 2019-11-25

IEA: Nuke retirements could lead to 4 billion metric tons of extra CO2 emissions Enlarge / A view of the decommissioned Duke Energy Crystal River Nuclear Power Plant. (credit: Jeffrey Greenberg/UIG via Getty Images) A report re...
00:00, 2019-05-29

Inside Italy's $1 billion mountains that produce more tons of marble than anywhere else on Earth A slab of Carrara marble can cost up to $400 per square meter. The luxury stone comes the Apuan Alps, a mountain range in northern Tuscany that stret...
23:52, 2019-06-25

US may dump over 1.5 tons of rat poison on Farallon Islands to halt invasive rodents A U.S. government agency is proposing the deployment of 1.5 tons of rat poison to limit the spread of an invasive rodent problem in the Farallon Isla...
00:16, 2019-07-08

Sephora's Black Friday 2019 sale will include tons of gifts under $15 Sephora Sephora is one of our go-to spots for all things beauty, so we expect its Black Friday sale to be a huge blowout. Deals haven't been announce...
18:56, 2019-11-18

Cops in China find 13 tons of gold stashed in ex-mayor’s cellar Chinese authorities found more than 13 tons of gold stashed away in the basement of a former mayor’s home during a corruption investigation, ac...
23:56, 2019-10-02

Uruguay seizes more than six tons of cocaine in country’s largest drug bust Officials in Uruguay seized more than six tons of cocaine, the largest drug bust in the country’s history. Roughly 4.9 tons of the drug was fou...
16:52, 2019-12-28

Indonesia is returning tons of ‘contaminated’ waste back to developed countries The 49 containers at Batam port near Singapore will be returned to Australia, the US, France, Germany and Hong Kong after inspections showed their co...
18:20, 2019-07-09

How Cruise Ships Bring 1,200 Tons of Toxic Fumes to Brooklyn a Year Many ports — all along the coast of California, in parts of Europe, even in China — have found a solution to idling luxury liners. In New York, they’...
11:44, 2019-12-26

The World Wastes Tons of Food. A Grocery ‘Happy Hour’ Is One Answer. Groceries and companies in Europe are cooperating with consumers to reduce $680 billion in food waste each year. Food near expiration turns into barg...
01:16, 2019-09-09

Here's what could be lost if Trump bombs Iran's cultural treasures The US president has warned Iran he will obliterate its cultural sites. Here is our guide to the nation’s jewels, from hilltop citadels to a disco-ba...
22:04, 2020-01-06

Uber’s IPO bombs, has worst debut for marque name in a decade Uber’s IPO is officially a bust. The ride-hail giant finished its first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange down nearly 8 percent — making ...
01:52, 2019-05-11

John Travolta film The Fanatic bombs at US box office Final tallies are still to be revealed but the thriller made just over $3,000 on its debut on Friday....
18:12, 2019-09-02

‘The Goldfinch’ bombs, may cost Warner Bros., Amazon $50M The John Crowley-directed film adaptation of the popular 2013 novel was met with mostly negative reviews ahead of its worldwide release....
19:00, 2019-09-17

From bombs to Benidorm: how fascism disfigured the face of Spain As dictator, Franco built a cemetery with slave labour and orphanages for his murdered enemies’ children. Then Spain discovered tourism – and the lag...
08:04, 2019-08-26

Box Office: 'Frozen 2' remains victorious, 'Playmobil' bombs LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - "Frozen 2" dominated box office charts for the third weekend in a row as Disney's animated sequel scored another $34.7 m...
19:28, 2019-12-08

‘Dark Phoenix’ bombs, could lose $100 million for Fox, Disney 'Dark Phoenix' stars Sophie Turner, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Evan Peters and Jessica Chastain....
18:28, 2019-06-11

US dropped record number of bombs on Afghanistan last year Warplanes dropped 7,423 bombs and other munitions, the most since Pentagon began keeping track in 2006The US dropped more bombs on Afghanistan in 201...
00:00, 2020-01-29

Guns, bombs, fireworks have no place on drones, FAA warns The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is warning drone users not to equip their devices with dangerous weapons — for the safety of the public....
15:48, 2019-08-26

Scientists program locusts to sniff out bombs, explosives Could cyborg locusts be the bomb-sniffing dogs of the future? Scientists who received funding from the US Navy revealed last week that they were able...
21:12, 2020-02-18

Dozens of World War II bombs found in Bavarian town Construction workers discovered 36 bombs in the town of Neutraubling over a 3-day period. Bomb disposal experts were drafted in to decide which explo...
12:00, 2019-10-26

World War II bombs defused in Germany after mass evacuation BERLIN — Two World War II bombs were successfully defused in the western German city of Dortmund on Sunday, hours after thousands of people were evac...
17:28, 2020-01-13

Germany: WWII bombs found in Cologne, Berlin Ten thousand office workers and 15 residents were ordered to leave their offices and homes after a WWII bomb was found near the city center. Hours la...
01:08, 2020-01-22

These spooky bath bombs have a hidden surprise inside These creepy bath bombs by Fragrant Jewels have a hidden surprise inside. Each bath bomb comes with a ring. The Dark Kiss bath bomb costs $16.95 and ...
21:04, 2019-10-23

Feminism, flour bombs and the first black Miss World Millions watched as protesters took over the 1970 Miss World contest. Now, as a film recounts the story, Jennifer Hosten tells of winning the crown a...
09:28, 2020-02-09

EPA reauthorizes use of ‘cyanide bombs’ to kill wild animals The Trump administration has reauthorized the use of controversial traps dubbed “cyanide bombs” to kills coyotes, foxes and other animals across the ...
17:32, 2019-08-09

Love, Sex and Atom Bombs in a Debut Novel of the American West Shannon Pufahl’s “On Swift Horses” weaves an entanglement of attractions in postwar California....
11:48, 2019-11-05

1 dead, 17 injured after 3 bombs explode in Afghan capital A sticky bomb attached to a bus carrying university students left one person dead and wounded ten others, said Nasrat Rahimi, spokesman for the inter...
13:40, 2019-06-02

Some Lush stores now have a conveyor belt of bath bombs You can choose your next bath bomb from a conveyor belt at seven Lush stores worldwide, including three in the UK and two in Tokyo. Pick up a fizzer ...
22:00, 2020-01-04

Star Wars: Battlefront II has tons of updates coming in time for The Rise of Skywalker. Star Wars: Battlefront II has tons of updates coming in time for The Rise of Skywalker. A blog post today outlined the addition of two new classes, n...
18:16, 2019-12-04

Coronavirus in China prompts UNICEF to send country 6 tons of masks, suits UNICEF this week sent China 6 metric tons of supplies in a bid to help the country respond to the deadly coronavirus outbreak that’s killed some 213 ...
16:08, 2020-01-31

Stranger Things 3 gets kaleidoscopic new poster, tons of fresh plot and character details Stranger Things 3 dropped one of the year’s best trailers back in March, amping up anticipation for what looks to be a darker and, dare we say, steam...
23:04, 2019-06-04

Cricket World Cup: Buttler and Root tons in vain as Pakistan stun England • Pakistan 348-8; England 334-9. Pakistan win by 14 runs• Wahab Riaz grabs three wickets as run chase falls shortSo they cannot chase absolutely anyt...
11:24, 2019-06-04

GameStop’s Winter Sale has tons of post-holiday deals on games, consoles, and more Retail customers were certainly out in full force this Christmas. The retail sector enjoyed another record-setting holiday season this year, and ther...
01:40, 2019-12-27

You could save tons of money on your taxes by choosing to file jointly or separately with your spouse gradyreese/Getty Married couples have to file taxes jointly or separately, and one filing status often results in greater tax savings. Generally, it'...
18:48, 2020-01-17

13.5 tons of gold and $37billion cash found during police raid on mayor in China Zhang Qi, a former mayor, was being probed for corruption when police made the astonishing find in his basement...
19:40, 2019-10-01

Super Mario Maker 2 adds story mode, multiplayer, and tons of new tools Super Mario Maker 2 is going to be a beefy sequel. Today, Nintendo announced a bunch of new features for the game as part of its Direct video series....
00:48, 2019-05-16

Officials say they’ve seized over 16 tons of cocaine at a Philadelphia port in one of the largest busts in US history PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Officials say they’ve seized over 16 tons of cocaine at a Philadelphia port in one of the largest busts in US history....
22:12, 2019-06-18

Amazon Prime Day 2020 will feature tons of limited-time 'Lightning Deals' — here's how to get them Amazon's Lightning Deals are limited-time, limited-stock offers on anything from tech accessories to shoes. They're usually available to everyone, bu...
17:24, 2020-02-13

Trump Reportedly Spent Tons of Money on Facebook Ads Wishing Himself a Happy Birthday Just like the rest of us, Donald Trump is having a birthday this year. Unlike the rest of us, he is spending hundreds of thousands of dollars to remi...
19:00, 2019-05-21

This under-$100 bed frame is one of my best Amazon purchases to date — it's sturdy, has tons of storage space, and took 20 minutes to set up Amazon I thought I loved the Zinus bed frame I bought when I first moved into my apartment but it turns out there's an even more affordable and highe...
15:08, 2019-10-14

A bizarre glitch finally sends out tons of delayed text messages from February Tons of smartphone owners, no matter if they use Android or iOS devices, got a strange surprise overnight. Reports have trickled in all day on Thursd...
03:08, 2019-11-08

Streaming Movie Review: ‘Guava Island’ Review: Donald Glover’s Island Getaway Is a Casual Charmer The star, along with Rihanna and his “Atlanta” collaborators, crafts a freewheeling paean to the pleasures of taking it easy....
19:32, 2019-04-13

Festive sandwiches, bath bombs and other seasonal traditions | Eva Wiseman It’s not only the frosty mornings and dark nights that let you know winter is here. There’s also the cranberry sandwiches, cheery cups and frothing b...
09:20, 2019-11-17

The 5 biggest movie bombs of 2019, from 'Cats' to 'Charlie's Angels' Amid the year-end celebrations, a moment to remember the movies that failed spectacularly at the box office. The five biggest movie bombs of 2019. &#...
19:28, 2019-12-26

US bombs at Turkish airbase complicate rift over Syria invasion US officials said to be looking at moving nuclear devices as Congress plans sanctionsAn estimated 50 nuclear bombs stored at a US airbase in Turkey h...
21:28, 2019-10-14

Turkey mistakenly bombs US Special Forces in Syria attack The Turkish military shelled U.S. Special Forces during an operation that was an apparent mistake....
22:44, 2019-10-11

Bombs, shootings are a part of life in Swedish city Malmo An attack that left a 15-year-old dead has spurred police to redouble their efforts to fight gangs in the southern Swedish city. Bombings and shootin...
13:04, 2019-11-23

Florida woman busted with two dozen homemade pipe bombs A Florida woman built two dozen pipe bombs, packed with nails and pellets, and had amassed an “astonishing” amount of weapons — all with ...
18:24, 2019-10-04

Golden Globes: What you didn't see on TV, from Joaquin's F-bombs to Jen Aniston's train What was bleeped from Joaquin Phoenix's speech? Why'd Jennifer Aniston need help from friends? Here's what happened offscreen at the Golden Globes. &...
12:48, 2020-01-06

WWII: Poland marks 80 years since first bombs fell on Wielun Until now, the Battle of Westerplatte on September 1, 1939, officially marked the start of World War II. But this year, the 80th anniversary will als...
16:52, 2019-08-31

Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong on new album, F-bombs and why Grammys are 'like a bad prom' "In the past, we called out presidents and things like that, but right now it felt too obvious," Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong said of the new alb...
22:48, 2020-02-07

Pompeii ruins 'hiding 10 unexploded WW2 bombs,' archaeologists warn At least 10 unexploded bombs dropped by the Allies during World War II are believed to be near the ruins of Pompeii, archaeologists warn, according t...
17:56, 2019-07-08

Train reportedly carrying grenades and bombs derails in Nevada A train reportedly carrying bombs, ammonium nitrate and grenades has derailed in Nevada, according to reports. The train derailed in Wells around 10:...
20:52, 2019-06-19

Encased In Pompeii’s Volcanic Ash ’10 Unexploded Bombs’ Take Over Italian Headlines In a conflict that killed almost 70 million people, it hardly comes as a surprise that archaeologists dig up so much left over junk.  ...
23:56, 2019-07-08

Trump fan Cesar Sayoc sentenced for pipe bombs to Democrats A man who mailed pipe bombs to Democrats and critics of Donald Trump has been sentenced to 20 years in prison. Cesar Sayoc received his sentence two ...
03:00, 2019-08-06

Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong on new album, F-bombs, why Grammys are 'like a bad prom' "In the past, we called out presidents and things like that, but right now it felt too obvious," Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong said of the album. ...
19:20, 2020-02-10

The US dropped the most bombs on Afghanistan in nearly a decade as it talks peace with the Taliban DVIDS As US negotiators continue to talk to the Taliban about an end to 18 years of US involvement in Afghanistan, the US military has been intensify...
21:28, 2020-01-27

Bombs dumped in Irish Sea make bridge plan 'too dangerous' Experts pour cold water on Boris Johnson’s idea for Scotland-Northern Ireland link Bomb-disposal experts have warned it would be too dangerous to bui...
15:00, 2020-02-14

Ten unexploded allied bombs at Pompeii, Italian paper reports Explosives are yet to be located within archaeological area, according to investigationAt least 10 unexploded bombs dropped by the allies during the ...
20:44, 2019-07-07

Man who mailed pipe bombs to Democrats, CNN sentenced to 20 years in prison Sayoc earlier this year had pleaded guilty to explosives charges for mailing 16 pipe bombs days before the midterm elections last fall....
23:44, 2019-08-05

Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong drops multiple F-bombs during NHL All-Star gig Rocker Billie Joe Armstrong may have brought new meaning to the term "American idiot" on Saturday night....
10:32, 2020-01-26

Take my wife joke, please! A campaign trail cliche finally bombs Biden tells wife jokes, and Beto had to apologize for one. Is this the election cycle that ends this routine?...
15:12, 2019-07-26

Germany: Evacuations as Dortmund scans for suspected WWII bombs Evacuations of some 14,000 residents have begun in Dortmund, in western Germany, as experts prepare to find and disarm four bombs suspected lurking s...
12:04, 2020-01-11

Israel targets Hamas in Gaza after ‘balloon bombs’ launched JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says it struck several Hamas militant sites in Gaza in response to incendiary balloons with explosives launched...
11:56, 2019-05-02

Germany defuses WWII bombs at Tesla Gigafactory site Police told media that the ordnance was defused "without any problems." Tesla is planning on building its fourth Gigafactory on the outskirts of Berl...
22:24, 2020-01-26

Second World War era bombs defused after thousands evacuate in western Germany The bombs were 250-kilogram (330-pound) American and British bombs. Authorities initially thought they had detected four bombs, but later clarified t...
18:48, 2020-01-12

US Air Force B-52 bombers are done flying with nuclear bombs, but they're keeping the missiles U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Stuart Bright US Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers are no longer approved to carry nuclear gravity bombs, ...
23:48, 2020-01-16

German detained over fake bombs at Zurich Street Parade A 31-year-old allegedly left a backpack full of fake bombs at a street festival. But police are mystifed by the man's motive....
15:16, 2019-08-12

'Homeland' Stabs, Bombs and Machine-Guns Its Stars. How Is Max Still Alive? The CIA thriller regularly sacrifices its lead characters to stoke the plot, but the writers have a soft spot for the quirky surveillance expert. The...
20:08, 2020-02-03

These upside-down jellyfish can sting you with venom-filled ‘snot bombs’ Upside-down jellyfish on the ocean floor release venom-filled blobs of mucus, which can sting nearby swimmers, new research reveals. The jellyfish, f...
20:00, 2020-02-14

Texas woman’s engagement ring miraculously found in 10 tons of trash after she accidentally threw it away A Texas woman was beyond amazed when a landfill crew was able to track down her engagement ring after she mistakenly threw it away....
22:52, 2019-11-07

Meet 'Big Carl,' the world's largest crane, which can lift 3,000 tons and takes 250 trucks to move Ben Birchall/PA Images via Getty Images SGC-250, more affectionately known as "Big Carl" is now working on the UK's first nuclear power plant in 30 ...
22:36, 2019-09-25

A 7-year-old girl fighting a brain tumor asked for tons of dog photos, and the internet delivered Fighting a brain tumor isn’t easy, and beating it requires a vast support network of doctors, specialists, and of course friends and family. A ...
12:44, 2019-05-02

Residents of San Francisco's Treasure Island are seeking $2 billion in a class-action lawsuit and calling for the island's $6 billion redevelopment to halt until the land is free of contamination Katie Canales/Business Insider Dozens of residents that live or have lived on San Francisco's Treasure Island have filed a class-action lawsuit sayin...
20:40, 2020-01-24

'What is Mail Drop on an iPhone?': How to use Mail Drop to email large files from your iPhone NurPhoto/Getty Images Mail Drop is a program on your iPhone, Mac, and iPad that allows you to send large email attachments over iCloud, thus bypassin...
23:08, 2019-11-26

Artifact Designer Says It Failed Due To Cards-For-Money System, Review Bombs Artifact was supposed to be so many things: Valve’s first proper video game in years. A marketplace that drew on the trading card traditions of yore ...
11:16, 2019-06-04

U.S. ‘smart’ bombs will be built in Saudi Arabia under Trump arms deal _____ WASHINGTON — A controversial arms deal for Arab allies approved by the Trump administration will allow U.S. hi-tech bomb parts to be manufactur...
18:48, 2019-06-08

Bombs and blood feuds: the wave of explosions rocking Sweden’s cities Incidents involving explosives have risen to crisis levels in a country where the crime rate is lowThe first thing Daniel Georén registered was a cac...
17:12, 2020-01-25

Cesar Sayoc, who sent pipe bombs to Trump critics, gets 20 years in prison Sixteen crude explosives sent to 13 intended victims, including Joe Biden, Cory Booker, Hillary Clinton and Barack ObamaCesar Sayoc, who in March adm...
22:40, 2019-08-05

Judge sentences man who sent pipe bombs to prominent Democrats and to CNN to 20 years in prison WPLG-TV via AP Cesar Sayoc was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Monday after pleaded guilty to sending pipe bombs to to prominent Democrats ahead ...
01:20, 2019-08-06

Multiple bombs at Afghanistan mosque during Friday prayers kill 62, injure at least 100 Parwiz / REUTERS Explosions at a mosque in Afghanistan's Nargarhar province killed 62 and injured at least 100 during Friday prayers. No group has ta...
18:40, 2019-10-18

Gasoline bombs thrown as thousands march in Hong Kong: police Protesters marching peacefully hit the rain-slickened streets of Hong Kong again in multiple locations on Saturday, defying police warnings that they...
14:52, 2019-10-12

US nuclear bombs at Turkish airbase complicate rift over Syria invasion US officials said to be looking at moving nuclear devices as Congress plans sanctionsAn estimated 50 nuclear bombs stored at a US airbase in Turkey h...
21:48, 2019-10-14

'Joker' scores an October 2nd weekend record at the box office, while 'Gemini Man' bombs Warner Bros. "Joker" won the domestic box office for a second-straight weekend. It brought in an estimated $55 million, the best week two performance...
18:16, 2019-10-13

Fighting grips south Yemen as Saudi coalition bombs capital SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen’s human rights minister says heavy fighting is underway in the country’s south as rebel Houthis push to gain mo...
10:48, 2019-05-16

New York Times Kavanaugh book bombs, just 3,120 sold, Amazon rank #6,795 The latest book on Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh, a critical biography from two New York Times reporters that made new sexual assault charges tha...
19:16, 2019-10-04

Deer photo-bombs wedding pictures, eats bride's bouquet A couple posing for their wedding photos instead ended up with pictures of a deer eating the bride's bouquet....
19:52, 2019-09-10

Asteroid that wiped out dinosaurs had power of 10 billion atomic bombs: study An international team of scientists led by the University of Texas at Austin examined hundreds of feet of rocks that filled the Chicxulub impact crat...
21:48, 2019-09-10

Asteroid that killed the dinosaurs was as strong as 10 billion atomic bombs, study says When a colossal space rock came crashing down 66 million years ago onto what is now the Yucatan Penninsula in Mexico, it triggered widespread changes...
05:04, 2019-09-13

Box Office: 'Hustlers' racks up solid $33 million debut, 'Goldfinch' bombs LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - "Hustlers" rolled in the Benjamins this weekend, collecting $33.2 million when it debuted in 3,250 North American theate...
18:24, 2019-09-15

Syrian child taught to laugh not cry when sounds of bombs shake home DAMASCUS, Syria (CNN) - Across Syria children are living in fear, forced grow up under the constant threat of bombs falling from above. For the young...
21:00, 2020-02-17

Box Office: ‘Sonic’ Breaks Records With Huge $21M Friday As ‘Downhill’ Bombs 'Sonic the Hedgehog' could earn as much as $75 million over the Fri-Mon President's Day weekend....
18:36, 2020-02-15

Robert De Niro drops F-bombs in CNN interview about a Trump impeachment and Fox News Robert De Niro repeated a choice expletive twice during a live interview about Trump with CNN that ended up broadcasting two F-bombs uncensored. ...
20:20, 2019-09-29

Trump suggested using bombs to fight hurricanes. These 4 graphics show why that would never work. NOAA President Donald Trump has reportedly suggested dropping nuclear bombs into hurricanes to stop the storms from hitting the US. But according to...
01:04, 2019-08-28

From 'Cats' to 'Dark Phoenix,' 2019 had some major movie bombs at the box office There were some good movies and bad movies that hit theaters this past year, but here are the top five biggest box-office bombs of 2019.   ...
19:28, 2019-12-26

Trump administration authorizes 'cyanide bombs' to kill wild animals The poison-filled, spring-loaded traps, called M-44s, are used by Wildlife Services for the benefit of farmers and ranchersThe Trump administration h...
21:28, 2019-08-08

Contractor admits planting logic bombs in his software to ensure he’d get new work (credit: Getty Images | ullstein bild) Many IT workers worry their positions will become obsolete as changes in hardware, software, and computing tas...
14:52, 2019-12-19

Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong talks new album, F-bombs and why Grammys are 'like a bad prom' "In the past, we called out presidents and things like that, but right now it felt too obvious," Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong said of the new alb...
20:56, 2020-02-06

Trump Administration Reauthorizes Use of ‘Cyanide Bombs’ to Kill Wild Animals The Environmental Protection Agency uses the spring-loaded poison devices to kill thousands of coyotes and foxes, despite opposition from environment...
12:12, 2019-08-10

Everlane is running a huge 'Choose What You Pay' sale that includes tons of cashmere sweaters — here are some of our favorite deals Everlane/Facebook Everlane's annual Choose What You Pay winter event is back, starting today. The Choose What You Pay model doesn't mean you can pay ...
20:24, 2020-01-31

Sephora's Black Friday 2019 sale includes tons of gifts under $15 and daily flash sales up to 50% off Business Insider Sephora has started rolling out some of its Black Friday deals. In fact, there are two big sales happening right now. You can save u...
22:36, 2019-11-27

Mikey Garcia carrying tons of pressure into Jessie Vargas fight as he continues to dare to be great Garcia has been off for nearly a year after moving up to welterweight and losing decisively to Errol Spence Jr....
21:24, 2020-02-27

Game Of Thrones fans are helping Emilia Clarke and Kit Harington raise tons of money for charity There was a lot of noise surrounding the finale of Game of Thrones, but while a certain sect of fans were demanding a reshoot of the whole last seaso...
22:36, 2019-06-07

74 trillion tons of fake snow over Antarctic could 'save coastal cities' from climate change, researchers say Spraying trillions of tons of fake snow may sound like something cooked up by a novelist writing about the year 2150, but according to a new study, i...
20:36, 2019-07-18

Greenland's ice sheet is melting 7 times faster than it was in the early 90s, a study shows. It has lost more than 4.2 trillion tons of ice. Caspar Haarloev from "Into the Ice" documentary via Reuters The Greenland ice sheet is melting seven times faster than it was in 1992 — an incr...
18:32, 2019-12-10

Delta credit cards are getting tons of new benefits in 2020, and you can earn up to 75,000 miles with elevated welcome bonuses in October REUTERS/Lucas Jackson Delta and Amex just announced a huge overhaul of their co-branded credit cards. Starting on January 20, 2020, the cards will ad...
16:52, 2019-10-01

Tons of famous women join dead husband dramedy Breaking News In Yuba County According to Deadline, The Help director Tate Taylor has put together a dynamite cast for his upcoming “comedy-drama” Breaking News In Yuba County. F...
01:52, 2019-05-21

Malaysia sent 4,120 tons of plastic trash back to 13 rich countries, saying it refuses to be the 'rubbish dump of the world' Malaysia says it returned 4,120 tons of plastic trash to 13 affluent nations in late 2019. Forty-three containers full of trash were returned to Fran...
12:16, 2020-01-21

Airlines are flying tons of unneeded fuel around the world to save as little as $52 by not filling up in countries with higher prices Nicolas Economou/NurPhoto via Getty Images Airlines are carrying tons of extra fuel on flights, a practice which lets them avoid paying for fuel in c...
13:08, 2019-11-11

24 billion tons of fertile land lost every year, warns UN chief on World Day to Combat Desertification In a video message released in advance of the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought, marked on Monday, UN Secretary-General António Guterre...
04:52, 2019-06-17

Love Island 2019 villa location: Where is Love Island filmed this year? LOVE Island 2019 is set in a beautiful island location. Here we reveal where Love Island is filmed this year....
12:44, 2019-05-31

Upside-down jellyfish release venom-filled snot ‘bombs,’ scientists claim Upside-down jellyfish on the ocean floor release venom-filled blobs of mucus, which can sting nearby swimmers, new research reveals....
23:00, 2020-02-13

Syria faces winter crisis as bombs bring food, fuel and aid shortages Thousands flee homes and 90 killed in deadly attacks targeting opposition areasCivilians in opposition-held Syria face a cold, hungry start to the wi...
14:36, 2019-12-19

Tyson Fury fans hail 'bombs' as he batters Deontay Wilder in rematch Tyson Fury put on a boxing masterclass to stop Deontay Wilder inside seven rounds of their heavyweight rematch in Las Vegas...
08:24, 2020-02-23

President Trump suggested using bombs to fight hurricanes. These 4 graphics show why that would never work. NOAA President Donald Trump has reportedly suggested dropping nuclear bombs into hurricanes to stop the storms from hitting the US. But according to...
23:52, 2019-08-27

Here's what could be lost if Trump bombs Iran's cultural treasures | Sergio Beltrán-García The US president has warned Iran he will obliterate its cultural sites. Here is our guide to the nation’s jewels, from hilltop citadels to a disco-ba...
19:52, 2020-01-06

Crazed fan planted fake bombs in bizarre attempt to meet Piers Morgan A deranged Piers Morgan fan sparked a nail bomb scare in a major British city — in hopes of being interviewed by the former “America̵...
14:44, 2019-09-30

7 bombs struck an Iraqi joint military base housing US soldiers, wounding 4 Maya Alleruzzo/AP At least four Iraqi soldiers were reportedly wounded on Sunday in the latest rocket attack on an Iraqi military base. Reuters repor...
20:04, 2020-01-12

Hong Kong protesters hurl petrol bombs in latest wave of unrest HONG KONG – Hong Kong police fired water cannon and volleys of tear gas to disperse protesters throwing petrol bombs at government buildings on...
19:32, 2019-09-16

‘One 80s pop star buys stink bombs’: inside Britain’s struggling joke shops They have tickled the British for decades. So why are fake poo peddlers finding it harder to raise a smile?I can only blame myself for my parents’ ca...
09:32, 2020-01-18

Israel bombs Syria, says strikes thwarted imminent Iran drone attack JERUSALEM — The Israeli military attacked targets near Damascus late Saturday in what it said was a successful effort to thwart an imminent Iranian d...
09:32, 2019-08-25

Trump administration reverses decision to use 'cyanide bombs' to kill wild animals The poison-filled traps are used by the federal government to kill coyotes, foxes and other animals for farmers and ranchersAfter sustained public ou...
02:20, 2019-08-16

My young cousin fled the bombs … only to be held in a camp alongside Isis supporters A 15-year-old girl from my family was among thousands of traumatised innocents dumped at the notorious al-Hawl displacement facility in SyriaIn April...
17:24, 2019-09-14

Marshalls just launched its first online store featuring discounts on tons of designer goods and a Tinder-like shopping tool (TJX) Shutterstock/Tupungato Marshalls launched its first website on Tuesday. The site, like Marshalls' stores, features clothing, shoes, handbags, and ho...
21:20, 2019-09-24

Erdogan says Turkey could close air base holding US nuclear bombs in response to US threat of sanctions Flickr/US Air Force Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened Sunday to close Incirlik air base, which hosts US forces, including US nuclear ...
16:32, 2019-12-16

World War II forts that once protected the UK from German bombs now stand abandoned 8 miles off the coast. Take a look inside. Barcroft Media/ Getty The Maunsell Army and Navy forts were built and placed in the Thames Estuary in 1942 to help protect London from airstrikes and...
23:40, 2019-11-26

Robert De Niro blasts 'fool' Cesar Sayoc over 20-year sentence for 'MAGA bombs' Actor Robert De Niro sounded off on the sentencing of “MAGA bomber” Cesar Sayoc outside a Manhattan courthouse on Wednesday. ...
17:44, 2019-08-08

The day the dinosaurs died: Asteroid impact site reveals devastation from power of 10 billion A-bombs Scientists have unveiled stunning new research that sheds light on the 24 hours that followed the asteroid impact that wiped out the dinosaurs....
16:16, 2019-09-10

Petrol bombs and tear gas: Hong Kong sees fresh clashes between police and protesters The demonstrations pose the gravest popular challenge to Chinese President Xi Jinping since he came to power in 2012....
05:48, 2019-11-17

Earth's oceans have warmed by rate of more than 3B atomic bombs over past 70 years, shocking study says A shocking new study notes that the amount of heat that has been put into the planet's oceans from human activity over the past 70 years is the equiv...
19:08, 2020-01-15

Lush's cheeky bath bombs shaped like the eggplant and peach emojis are back for Valentine's Day Benoit Daoust/Shutterstock Lush is relaunching its peach and eggplant bath bombs — which were originally created for Valentine's Day 2019 &mdas...
19:28, 2020-01-02

Man accused of placing fake rice cooker bombs in subway held on $200K bond The West Virginia man who allegedly incited a bomb panic by scattering a pair of rice cookers in the Fulton Street subway station Friday was ordered ...
03:20, 2019-08-19

‘I heard the signal – and threw my flour bombs’: why the 1970 Miss World protest is still making waves It was the year feminists wreaked havoc on the beauty contest. Now their story has been made into a film starring Keira Knightley. They look back at ...
13:00, 2020-02-26

Golden Globes: Joaquin Phoenix drops f-bombs, gets bleeped in head-turning acceptance speech Joaquin Phoenix won a Golden Globe for "Joker," and his speech at the awards show is getting almost as much attention.      ...
07:20, 2020-01-06

Hong Kong: police fire teargas and protesters hurl petrol bombs as violence escalates Universities and schools closed after police shooting and man set on fire while arguing with protestersRiot police have fired teargas on anti-governm...
12:20, 2019-11-12

Cesar Sayoc: Trump supporter who sent pipe bombs to president's critics jailed for 20 years A supporter of Donald Trump who mailed pipes filled with explosives to prominent Democrats and critics of the US president has been jailed for 20 yea...
00:16, 2019-08-06

Terror police links parcel bombs found in London to packages sent to Army centres in 2014 Police are investigating links between parcel bombs found in London and Glasgow and packages sent to British Army Recruitment Centres in 2014....
11:16, 2019-05-29

Robert De Niro yells f bombs on live TV in astonishing attack against Donald Trump and US president's supporters This is the moment movie legend Robert De Niro yells f bombs on live TV as he launches an astonishing attack against US president Donald Trump and hi...
08:56, 2019-09-30

‘Disaster worse than Chernobyl’ looms as ancient anthrax spores could be blasted into the sky by ‘frozen methane bombs’, scientists warn Prehistoric diseases laying dormant in ancient ice could soon be unleashed due to climate change....
16:24, 2019-04-16

With three pools, tons of activities, a marina, and shuttles to town and the beach, the Loews Coronado Bay Resort near San Diego offered everything my family needed for a relaxing vacation On picturesque Coronado, the highly-rated Loews Coronado Bay Resort is a full-service waterfront resort just across the bay from downtown San Diego. ...
22:36, 2020-02-20

The Coast Guard seized 208 tons of cocaine last year and started this year with another narco sub bust US Coast Guard The amount of cocaine seized by the US Coast Guard declined slightly in 2019 from the previous fiscal year, marking the second straigh...
15:36, 2019-11-21

South Korea says it will send 50,000 tons of rice aid to North Korea in response to food shortages SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says it will send 50,000 tons of rice aid to North Korea in response to food shortages....
11:16, 2019-06-19

Sephora is running three sales on Black Friday with tons of gifts under $15 and daily flash sales up to 50% off Business Insider Sephora has three Black Friday sales running right now. The first is an under-$15 sale with tons of great stocking stuffers from bra...
18:12, 2019-11-29

South Korea to send 50,000 tons of rice to North Korea SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says it plans to send 50,000 tons of rice to North Korea through the World Food Program, in its second aid pack...
11:16, 2019-06-19

South Korea donates 50,000 tons of rice to North Korea South Korea has said it will make its largest food donation to the North since 2008, as an estimated 40% of North Koreans are undernourished. Much of...
17:36, 2019-06-19

A company that runs on 'unstructured chaos' is going viral and selling out products in minutes, from Jesus shoes to toaster-shaped bath bombs MSCHF; Paige Leskin/Business Insider A company called MSCHF has quietly been creating some of the most absurd, cynical, and viral projects and produc...
18:36, 2020-01-23

Texas woman admits she addressed package bombs to Obama, Texas governor Julia Ann Poff pleaded guilty in a Houston federal court Monday to transporting explosives with intent to kill, injure or intimidate....
03:28, 2019-07-02

Two 'letter bombs' explode in Dutch postal offices Dutch police are investigating after suspected letter bombs exploded in two separate postal offices....
09:48, 2020-02-12

'Nuke hurricanes': Scientists explain why nuclear bombs and hurricanes don’t mix A report that President Trump asked if the U.S. could use nuclear explosions to disrupt hurricanes - and his subsequent denial he said anything of th...
17:48, 2019-08-26

Zinedine Zidane predicts transfer 'bombs' for Real Madrid before summer window closes Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane says there could still be "one or two bombs" before the transfer window closes on Monday....
16:20, 2019-08-31

Donald Trump 'repeatedly suggests firing nuclear bombs at hurricanes to stop them hitting the US' Donald Trump has repeatedly suggested dropping nuclear bombs into hurricanes to stop them hitting America, a new report has revealed....
10:56, 2019-08-26

Harlesden 'explosives': man charged after two suspected bombs found at north-west London flat A man has been charged with possession of explosives after two suspected bombs were found in an empty north-west London flat....
04:40, 2019-05-09

Love Island villa 2019: Where is the Love Island villa? Can you stay there? LOVE Island 2019 starts tonight, and here we reveal how you can stay in the stunning villa where the action unfolds....
11:44, 2019-06-04

What's behind the protests in Iraq? Crisis-ridden Iraq has been plagued by violent protests that have left dozens dead. Anger over living conditions in the country shows no sign of abat...
03:44, 2019-10-06

What it's like to vacation in Iraq Photographer Christian Lindgren travels to Iraq for an unconventional vacation. Find out what he did on holiday in a destination synonymous with conf...
14:56, 2019-04-30

What’s behind the protests in Iraq? Crisis-ridden Iraq has been plagued by violent protests that have left dozens dead. Anger over living conditions in the country shows no sign of abat...
20:44, 2019-10-05

US embassy in Iraq hit by rockets Security sources say five rockets were fired at Baghdad's heavily-fortified Green Zone. Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi denounced the shelling ...
08:56, 2020-01-27

Nonfiction: Why Did We Fight the Iraq War? Michael J. Mazarr’s “Leap of Faith” argues that the tragedy was the result of a missionary impulse and wishful thinking....
00:20, 2019-04-20

Internet down across most of Iraq on third day of protests Monitor says ‘intentional restrictions’ by major providers have caused near-blackoutThe internet is down across most of Iraq on the third day of prot...
13:52, 2019-10-03

The British spy who tried to stop the Iraq war – podcast In the weeks leading up to the war in Iraq, Katharine Gun exposed a US plot to spy on the UN in leaks published in the Observer. She joins former Obs...
05:16, 2019-09-23

The Latest: Iraq to try help end crisis between US and Iran BAGHDAD (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region and elsewhere in the Mideast amid heightened tensions between the U.S. and Iran ...
10:52, 2019-05-26

In Iraq Museum, ‘Things There That Are Nowhere Else in the World’ The Iraq Museum has a majestic, world-class collection of ancient art dating back 5,000 years, but it struggles to connect with an audience of younge...
09:24, 2019-06-09

Iran has a growing problem in Iraq Associated Press The current Iraqi nationalist protest movement has threatened Iran's ability to maintain its influence in Iraq. However, Iran has th...
23:48, 2019-11-19

Bernie Sanders Needs to Go for the Jugular on Iraq Every candidate going into Thursday night’s third Democratic primary debate should have had two different goals: stand out from the rest of the field...
16:20, 2019-09-13

Iraq prime minister says he will resign Following a day of bloody protests, Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi said Friday he would submit his resignation to parliament so lawmakers coul...
14:48, 2019-11-29

Oman says it will reopen its embassy in Iraq DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Oman says it will reopen its embassy in Iraq, decades after it closed its diplomatic post. Oman’s Foreign Mi...
05:24, 2019-05-13

US is not willing to withdraw troops from Iraq, says Pompeo Secretary of state says US is only willing to discuss future structure of forces in countryWashington is not willing to bow to Iraqi demands to withd...
21:12, 2020-01-10

Iraq: 3 killed in Baghdad protests Stray bullets and tear gas canisters have killed three protesters in the Iraqi capital. In the high-security Green Zone, at least two rockets have la...
02:36, 2020-01-21

Once again Iraq caught up in U.S.-Iran tension When U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sat down with Iraqi officials in Baghdad last week as tensions mounted between America and Iran, he delivere...
13:20, 2019-05-18

Review: Two Battle Diaries from Iraq In the documentaries “Peshmerga” and “The Battle of Mosul,” Bernard-Henri Lévy offers a portrait of the fighters trying to repel the Islamic State....
21:24, 2020-01-09

Three rockets fall near US embassy in Iraq Baghdad police said three Katyusha rockets were launched from the Zafaraniyah district just outside the cityThree rockets have fallen inside Baghdad’...
00:24, 2020-01-21

What's Next For Bitcoin After Its Drop Below $10,000? Bitcoin prices declined below $10,000 today, falling back from their recent multi-month highs. Is this pullback only temporary?...
01:24, 2020-02-12

Pro-militia protesters withdraw from US embassy in Iraq Protesters loyal to Shiite militias have withdrawn from the perimeter of the US embassy in Baghdad. US security staff fired tear gas at demonstrators...
16:40, 2020-01-01

U.S. restarts military operations against ISIS in Iraq Army, Navy leaders tussle over who should get more money — Smith plots ways to block Trump’s wall plan...
17:40, 2020-01-16

Chevron pulls American oil workers from Iraq Chevron, the United States' second largest oil company, is pulling its American workers out of Iraq. Photo: CNN Newsource Chevron, the United St...
17:16, 2020-01-07

Oil workers exit Iraq amid tensions White House met with Democrats' FERC pick — Report: U.S. GHG emissions drop amid coal closures...
16:08, 2020-01-07

Iraq sentences 3 French citizens to death Kevin Gonot, Leonard Lopez and Salim Machou have one month to apply for the ruling to be overturned. The trio are accused of joining the "Islamic Sta...
23:12, 2019-05-26

Pressure mounts in Iraq to boot out US troops The killing of two top Iranian and Iraqi commanders by US forces could aid Iran in strengthening its foothold in Iraq. Experts say it also undermines...
14:24, 2020-01-05

Germany partially withdraws troops from Iraq Growing security concerns in the Gulf region has prompted Germany to "thin out" the number of soldiers in Iraq. Its military presence will be reduced...
18:12, 2020-01-07

Iraq: Caught between militias and 'Islamic State' Iraq's prime minister wants to integrate militias into the Iraqi army, but in Bashiqa the local Shiite militia refuses to leave. Is the region plungi...
17:04, 2019-08-07

Pentagon says Troops are staying in Iraq despite protests Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Tuesday insisted that the Trump administration’s policy in Iraq had not changed and that the American military would ...
22:32, 2020-01-07

Iraq says it deserves more global support in rebuilding BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s prime minister says his country’s sacrifices fighting the Islamic State group mean it deserves greater support in i...
12:56, 2019-06-29

ICE Deported a Man to Iraq Who Had Never Been There and He Died of Insulin Shock Jimmy Aldaoud grew up in Detroit, had never been to Iraq, knew no one there, spoke no Arabic, and had nowhere to live....
16:08, 2019-08-08

ICE Deported a Man to Iraq Who Had Never Been There and He Died from Lack of Insulin Jimmy Aldaoud grew up in Detroit, had never been to Iraq, knew no one there, spoke no Arabic, and had nowhere to live....
17:20, 2019-08-08

IS claims responsibility for Iraq blast that killed 8 BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing at a Baghdad market the previous day that killed 8 people. Th...
11:44, 2019-05-10

Iraq protesters try to storm US embassy in Baghdad The US ambassador to Iraq has been evacuated from the US embassy in Baghdad after pro-government protesters gathered outside to condemn American air ...
10:56, 2019-12-31

Germany to partially withdraw troops from Iraq Germany responded to growing security concerns in the Gulf region, saying it plans to "temporarily thin out" the number of soldiers in Iraq. Its mili...
09:20, 2020-01-07

Iraq protests: Deadly clashes in Karbala More than a dozen people were killed and hundreds injured when Iraqi security officials "opened fire on protesters" overnight, according to reports. ...
11:12, 2019-10-29

U.S. to give Iraq nearly 50 IS fighters transferred from Syria The move comes after Turkey began a military offensive into northern Syria against U.S.-backed Kurdish-led fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces w...
00:52, 2019-10-11

Pompeo defends U.S. troop presence in Iraq Tensions reached new heights last week after President Donald Trump ordered the killing of Qassem Soleimani....
16:52, 2020-01-05

Will IS fighters face an international court in Iraq? Calls for an international tribunal to prosecute "Islamic State" fighters are growing louder ahead of an EU meeting. European states, including Germa...
19:36, 2019-06-06

Rains like no other: Iraq is tested in era of climate change YOUSSIFIYAH, Iraq (AP) — Iraq has seen unprecedented rains after years of scorching hot summers. The wettest winter in a generation has revived its r...
11:56, 2019-05-02

US embassy in Iraq hit by rocket attack, wounding at least one Baghdad embassy cafeteria believed to have been struck in rare direct hit in fortified Green Zone Three rockets have hit the US embassy in Iraq’s cap...
05:08, 2020-01-27

German FM in Iraq to address regional tensions BAGHDAD (AP) — German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas is in Iraq as part of a wider trip to the Middle East seeking to de-escalate tensions between Iran ...
12:00, 2019-06-08

Dozens have died in escalating protests in Iraq — what’s going on? While the rallies began peacefully on Tuesday, the situation has grown increasingly chaotic and violent....
19:44, 2019-10-04

US-led coalition pauses fight against ISIS in Iraq The US-led military coalition fighting ISIS on Sunday said it was putting its battle with the terror group on hold to focus on protecting its own tro...
00:40, 2020-01-06

Iraq: Rockets fired at Baghdad airport Several deaths and injuries were reported after a reported strike of Katyusha rockets. Iraq's military-run media center also shared photos of vehicle...
02:40, 2020-01-03

750 US soldiers deployed to Iraq after US embassy attack WASHINGTON (AP) - Charging that Iran was "fully responsible" for an attack on the U.S. Embassy in Iraq, President Donald Trump ordered about 750 U.S....
23:44, 2020-01-01

Joe Wilson, ambassador who opposed Iraq War, dead at 69 Valerie Plame, a former CIA operative who was outed in apparent revenge after Wilson blew the whistle on Bush, said the cause was organ failure. Wils...
23:44, 2019-09-27

Iraq: Hundreds of protesters defy crackdown Despite dozens of protester deaths over the weekend, demonstrators are continuing to gather in Baghdad's Tahrir Square. Iraq's elite Counter-Terroris...
13:44, 2019-10-27

Mourning Iraq’s Destruction, a Native Son Creates Dia al-Azzawi, a Baghdad-born artist, weaves antiquity, poetry and messages of resistance at MoMA PS1....
15:28, 2019-12-31

Iraq protests: More than a dozen killed in Karbala More than a dozen people were killed and hundreds injured when Iraqi security officials "opened fire on protesters" overnight. Anti-government protes...
10:40, 2019-10-29

Iran Launches Missiles at US Bases in Iraq Numerous missiles have been fired from Iran into Iraq, targeting multiple U.S bases in the region....
01:56, 2020-01-08

Rockets hit Iraq air base housing US troops Most American soldiers stationed at the Balad base had already left following soaring tensions between Washington and Tehran. Military sources said f...
18:00, 2020-01-12

Iraq pursuing $53B megaproject with ExxonMobil, PetroChina BAGHDAD (AP) — The prime minister of Iraq says he has instructed his country’s Oil Ministry to finalize an agreement with global energy giants ...
17:52, 2019-05-07

UK F-35 fighters fly missions from Cyprus over Syria, Iraq NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Britain’s defense secretary says the country’s most advanced military aircraft, the Lightning F-35B, has flown its...
10:24, 2019-06-25

Iraq offers to mediate in crisis between the US and Iran BAGHDAD — Iraq offered Sunday to mediate in the crisis between its two key allies, the United States and Iran, amid escalating Middle East tensions a...
12:48, 2019-05-26

Iraq coalition says Israeli airstrikes a ‘declaration of war’ The Fatah Coalition said it holds the United States fully responsible for the alleged Israeli aggression, "which we consider to be a declaration of w...
01:56, 2019-08-27

Pompeo makes surprise visit to Iraq Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made a surprise trip to Iraq on Tuesday amid increasing tensions with Iran....
00:32, 2019-05-08

Iraq who lived in US since he was an infant dies after being deported Jimmy Aldaoud/ CNN Newsource DETROIT (AP) — A 41-year-old Iraqi-born man who had lived in the U.S. since he was an infant but was deported in June fo...
00:48, 2019-08-09

US rejects Iraq's call to withdraw troops Washington and Baghdad should not discuss troop withdrawal, the US State Department has said, refusing parliament's request for US soldiers to leave....
19:24, 2020-01-10

Dad who left twins in hot car is an Iraq war vet described as an ‘amazing’ father By all accounts, he was a doting dad to his year-old, twin son and daughter, setting up a bouncy castle in the yard for their recent first birthday p...
04:48, 2019-07-28

Iraq: New election law paves way for more independent candidates After months of deadly protests, Iraq's parliament has approved a new election law that upends parts of the post-US invasion system. A prominent Shii...
10:28, 2019-12-25

These Artists Refuse to Forget the Wars in Iraq A powerful new show at MoMA PS1, featuring artists from the U.S. and the Persian Gulf, revisit two conflicts most Americans have tuned out....
21:28, 2019-11-14

Car bomb in northwestern Iraq kills 5, wounds 8 BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s military says a car bomb has killed five people and wounded eight in a northwestern village near the Syrian border. A mil...
17:40, 2019-05-26

Iraq slams US airstrikes, warns of consequences Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi has denounced US attacks on an Iranian-backed militia in his country. The airstrikes in response to the killing...
21:00, 2019-12-30

Iraq protests: More deaths as unrest intensifies Security forces have allegedly fired on protesters in southern Iraq, killing at least five people and wounding dozens of others. Iraqis have been pro...
14:40, 2019-11-24

What it was like on a base in Iraq as Iranian missiles were incoming IRINN via BBC Monitoring US and partner forces at Erbil air base in northern Iraq huddled in shelters on Tuesday night after alerts that Iranian miss...
16:28, 2020-01-09

Will penny drop for UK banks? With about 43% of the $6.6 trillion-a-day foreign exchange market traded in London, the stakes are high in a case highlighting how close UK banks oft...
14:56, 2019-12-20

Nooo don't drop out Jay your so sexy aha On Wednesday night, the 2020 presidential race lost its most handsome candidate: my man, Jay Inslee....
22:32, 2019-08-22

What's Next For Bitcoin After Its Recent Drop? Bitcoin markets have been trading between $9,400 and $9,800 after their recent drop. Where will the cryptocurrency head next?...
23:00, 2020-02-20

Gas prices continue to drop CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) – The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has dropped 6 cents per gallon (3.8 liters) over the past two weeks t...
03:04, 2019-08-12

Man Utd earnings set to drop by £185m "English soccer club Manchester United on Tuesday forecast falls in 2019-20 revenue and core profit after missing out on a berth in the lucrative UEF...
14:44, 2019-09-24

Drop Out, Andrew Yang! It was easy, initially, to dismiss Andrew Yang as a joke. When he first entered the primary, the startup guy-turned-presidential candidate’s most dis...
02:52, 2019-10-02

The Brains Behind Your Stomach’s Drop Jim Seay travels the world, designing, constructing and testing some of the world’s most exciting roller coasters....
11:56, 2019-07-06

How Roku Stock Could Drop To $30 Trefis analysis shows how Roku’s stock could potentially drop to under $30 from its current level of over $130, as a counter analysis to our upside c...
16:48, 2020-02-26

Gas prices drop slightly CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) – The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has dropped by 2 cents per gallon (3.8 liters) over the past two week...
01:52, 2019-07-29

MLB attendance down another 1.4%, 4th straight drop NEW YORK (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays and Miami Marlins drew 12,653 Wednesday night — combined. Baltimore, Cincinnati, Minnesota and Tampa Bay set stadi...
22:28, 2019-05-30

You’ve Heard of the Drop. Target Had It First. The granddaddy of get-it-while-it’s-hot retailing is reviving its frenzy-inducing Design for All marketing campaign....
00:36, 2019-08-29

S&P 500: A No-Nonsense Look at the 120-Point Drop Do you ever stare at a chart and think, "If only I knew ahead of time, I would've pulled the trigger"? Monday's (Feb. 24) sudden 120+ point drop in t...
05:48, 2020-02-25

Will Awkwafina Ever Drop Her Stage Name? She Says... What's in a name? Awkwafina has become a household name thanks to her roles in the star-studded Ocean's 8, Crazy Rich Asians and The Farewell, which ...
18:08, 2020-01-14

No Drop in Vaping Cases, C.D.C. Says Health officials say the flu season may complicate diagnosis of the lung damage from vaping, masking symptoms....
22:24, 2019-10-11

Trump threatens ‘very big’ sanctions if Iraq tries to oust US troops WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump insists that Iranian cultural sites are fair game for the U.S. military, dismissing concerns within his own admin...
13:36, 2020-01-06

Trump threatens Iraq with sanctions ‘like they’ve never seen before’ if US troops ousted “If there’s any hostility, that they do anything we think is inappropriate, we are going to put sanctions on Iraq, very big sanctions on Iraq," said ...
15:04, 2020-01-06

Iraq: Thousands rally calling for US troop withdrawal Demonstrators have staged a "million man march" in Baghdad calling for the US to end its military presence in Iraq. Cleric Muqtada al-Sadr called the...
12:16, 2020-01-24

Protestors in Baghdad demand US troops leave Iraq BAGDAD (AP) - Tens of thousands of people rallied in Baghdad to demand the ouster of American troops from Iraq. The show of force by followers of Muq...
20:12, 2020-01-24

Iraq’s Parliament calls for vote to expel U.S. troops Iraq's Parliament called for the expulsion of U.S. troops from the country Sunday in reaction to the American drone attack that killed top Iranian ge...
21:52, 2020-01-05

Inside the CIA’s hunt for a terrorist mastermind in pre-invasion Iraq Former analyst Nada Bakos says the Bush administration had a chance to prevent the Islamic State....
15:00, 2019-10-04

US military sends Iraq withdrawal letter by 'mistake' The head of the US-led coalition in Iraq told his counterpart that US forces are preparing to leave. But the Pentagon has denied any plans to exit th...
00:12, 2020-01-07

UN expresses concern following wave of street protests in Iraq and elsewhere Authorities in Iraq have been urged by the UN human rights office, OHCHR, to allow citizens to exercise their right to freedom of expression after th...
20:44, 2019-10-04

Iraq: Many killed in renewed anti-government protests Anti-government protesters took to the streets after authorities lifted a two-day round-the-clock curfew. Dozens of people have been killed after fou...
17:40, 2019-10-05

Iraq walks Iran-US tightrope as tensions escalate The United States claims militia with ties to Iran are planning attacks against its personnel in Iraq. Whether true or not, tensions between Iran and...
03:28, 2019-05-16

Tensions between the US and Iran may help drive an ISIS resurgence in Iraq REUTERS/Ahmed Saad President Donald Trump ordered the killing of Iran's top military commander, Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani, in an airstrike last week...
14:24, 2020-01-09

Iraq parliament calls for vote to expel U.S. troops Iraq's parliament called for the expulsion of u-s troops from the country Sunday in reaction to the American drone attack that killed a top Iranian g...
21:16, 2020-01-05

German defense minister AKK tours Iraq and Jordan Germany’s Defense Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer is touring the Middle East to meet German troops based there. The minister has come out strongl...
19:20, 2019-08-20

Iraq’s oil ministry says it has no connection to oil tanker seized by Iran Iraq's oil ministry said on Sunday it has no connection with an oil tanker seized by Iran in the Gulf for smuggling fuel, Iraqi News Agency reported....
02:40, 2019-08-05

Iraq: several killed as anti-government protests persist The civil unrest has endured for a second day across the country. Protesters were venting their fury at Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi's government,...
23:48, 2019-10-02

New Zealand plans to withdraw all Iraq troops by next June WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand says it will withdraw all of its troops from Iraq by next June. The South Pacific nation has a small conti...
07:32, 2019-06-10

Widows of Iraq’s war pick up the threads of fragmented lives MOSUL, Iraq – In a workshop in a bombed-out factory in Mosul, Najlaa Abdelrahman joins scores of other women on a production line as they sew g...
22:52, 2019-05-13

Trump says ‘All is well!’ after Iranian missile attack on air bases in Iraq President Trump said Tuesday night that “all is well” after Iran launched a missile attack against two air bases in Iraq that house US tr...
12:36, 2020-01-08

The media should spotlight a different kind of war expert: Those who voted ‘no’ on Iraq TV talk shows are featuring plenty of hawks — but what about those wise enough to oppose the 2003 invasion?...
12:16, 2020-01-08

Iraq, Lebanon to stay away from Mideast peace conference BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi foreign ministry spokesman says his government will stay away from a Mideast peace conference expected to take place in late ...
17:40, 2019-06-12

U.S. rejects Iraq request for troop withdrawal plan The State Department flatly dismissed Iraq's request, saying U.S. troops are crucial for the fight against the Islamic State group and it would not d...
23:16, 2020-01-10

Detroit resident who was deported to Iraq has died: Report An Iraqi national who has lived in the U.S. since he was a child and was deported to Iraq has reportedly died....
02:56, 2019-08-09

Missiles launched on US airbase in Iraq – live updates Iranian Revolutionary Guards claim attack on base ‘in name of Suleimani’Help us cover the critical issues of 2020. Consider making a contribution 11....
00:52, 2020-01-08

Magnitude 5.3 earthquake strikes near Iraq's Sulaimaniya: USGS A magnitude 5.3 earthquake struck near the Iraqi Kurdish city of Sulaimaniya on Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. Local medics said no i...
14:00, 2019-05-11

Joe Biden Is Now Making Up Total Fiction About His Iraq War Vote Here’s a fun game to play at home with your friends and loved ones: is Joe Biden lying, senile, or both?...
16:24, 2019-09-03

Canadian man gets 26 years for aiding in murder of US troops in Iraq A Canadian man who aided in the 2009 murder of five American soldiers in Iraq was sentenced to 26 years in jail by a Brooklyn federal judge Tuesday —...
03:00, 2019-06-19

'Ignoring reality': Biden got it wrong on Iraq, Mattis says Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis doesn’t recite any of his conversations with President Trump in his upcoming book (much to the consternation of W...
07:04, 2019-08-31

Trump leans away from striking Iran: ‘How did going in Iraq work out?’ ‘ACT OF WAR,’ NOW WHAT?: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stated the obvious yesterday, referring to last week’s drone and cruise missile attack on Sau...
14:05, 2019-09-19

US service member killed in combat mission in Iraq A U.S. service member died in Iraq while on a combat mission with Iraqi Security Forces in the northern Ninewah province on Saturday, the U.S. milita...
23:36, 2019-08-10

Iraq gets new extension for Iran energy sanctions waiver BAGHDAD (AP) — Two Iraqi officials say the United States has given Iraq a new 90-day extension for an Iran sanctions waiver allowing Baghdad to impor...
14:36, 2019-06-15

Letter from US military indicates withdrawal of troops from Iraq – live US military announces the ‘onward movement’ of US troops and confirms authenticity of letterHelp us cover the critical issues of 2020. Consider makin...
22:04, 2020-01-06

Iran fires missiles at US targets in Iraq — as it happened Iran has launched ballistic missiles targeting the US presence in Iraq, including Ain Assad airbase. With no casualties, US President Trump has said ...
02:20, 2020-01-09

Pope Francis intends to visit Iraq in 2020 In a Vatican audience, the pope reiterated his desire to visit Baghdad, despite security concerns. He also called out Western hypocrisy for claiming ...
16:04, 2019-06-10

US orders non-essential embassy staff to leave Iraq The U.S. Embassy in Iraq says the State Department has ordered all non-essential, non-emergency government staff to leave the country right away amid...
10:44, 2019-05-15

More protesters killed in Iraq amid ongoing unrest BAGHDAD – Two protesters died in Iraq on Tuesday as police fought running street battles with anti-government demonstrators, firing tear gas an...
19:56, 2020-01-21

Iraq awards gas recovery contract to China’s CPECC BAGHDAD (AP) — A Chinese energy company has been awarded a contract to recover natural gas from Iraq’s Halfaya oil field to fuel power stations...
15:04, 2019-05-08

'They took good revenge': Iranians respond to Iraq strikes Amid a pageant of patriotic fervour, citizens weigh up Tehran’s retaliation against TrumpThe giant, billowing Iranian flag that filled the screen gav...
20:32, 2020-01-08

In 'mistake,' US military tells Iraq it's preparing to leave The head of the US-led coalition in Iraq told his counterpart that US forces are preparing to leave. But the Pentagon has denied any plans to leave t...
23:24, 2020-01-06

U.S. has no plans to pull military from Iraq: Defense secretary Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei wept in grief with hundreds of thousands of mourners thronging the streets of the Iranian capital on Mon...
00:08, 2020-01-07

Keira Knightley: ‘Iraq was the first time I’d been politically engaged’ In an exclusive interview, the actor talks about her new film Official Secrets, in which she plays Katharine Gun, the whistleblower who tried to stop...
11:20, 2019-09-22

Iraq says Iran warned them of missile attack before it happened Iraq’s prime minister’s office said Wednesday that Iran had notified Baghdad about its imminent missile strike on US troops stationed at two military...
16:04, 2020-01-08

Iraq Kurdish region gets new president, opposition boycotts IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Iraq’s self-governing Kurdish region has elected a new president in a parliamentary vote boycotted by a key opposition party...
13:00, 2019-05-28

US embassy in Iraq targeted by missiles as five rockets hit – one injured The US embassy in Baghdad has been fired at with five rockets in the heavily fortified Green Zone. One staff member has been injured...
00:28, 2020-01-27

France approves of trials in Iraq for French IS fighters PARIS (AP) — France’s foreign affairs ministry says the Iraqi court that sentenced three French citizens to death for being members of the Isla...
11:12, 2019-05-27

Iraq sentences Indonesian IS woman to 15 years in jail BAGHDAD (AP) — A top Iraqi court has sentenced an Indonesian woman to 15 years in jail for joining the Islamic State group. A statement by the Suprem...
14:52, 2019-06-26

Iraq announces first coronavirus case: health ministry Local health officials in the Iraqi holy Shi'ite city of Najaf have detected the first case of coronavirus in the country, an Iranian theology studen...
14:00, 2020-02-24

Rocket fired at US embassy in Iraq the same model used by Iran The rocket that exploded Sunday outside the U.S. embassy in Baghdad is of a design trafficked by Iran and used by Middle Eastern terrorist groups....
04:40, 2019-05-20

Iran’s Ayatollah Khamenei condemns US airstrikes in Iraq Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Wednesday condemned US airstrikes on an Iran-allied militia group in Iraq -- and warned that the Isl...
15:36, 2020-01-01

UN envoy: Islamic State revival in Iraq must be prevented UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. envoy for Iraq is calling for “wide-based international support” to prevent Islamic State extremists from ...
02:36, 2019-05-22

Iraqi PM denies allegations attack drones took off from Iraq BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s prime minister is denying allegations that drones which targeted Saudi oil pipelines last month could have taken off from...
11:40, 2019-06-26

Iraq: US civilian killed in attack on military base A US contractor is dead and several security personnel are injured following a rocket attack on a military base in Iraq. The US has threatened a 'dec...
02:20, 2019-12-28

Pompeo postpones Ukraine trip to focus on Iraq Secretary of State Mike Pompeo postponed his planned trip to Ukraine to monitor developments out of Baghdad, the State Department announced Wednesday...
22:48, 2020-01-01

Mike Pence makes unannounced visit to Iraq Visit meant to reassure US allies in fight against IsisPence is highest-level American to travel there since withdrawalMike Pence made an unannounced...
16:52, 2019-11-23

U.S. Navy SEAL sentenced for posing with Iraq war casualty Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher was sentenced by a military jury to a reduction in rank and four months of confinement....
02:40, 2019-07-04

Bahrain stops flights to and from Iraq and Lebanon until further notice Flights to and from Iraq and Lebanon have been stopped until further notice, Civil Aviation Affairs (CAA) in Bahrain announced on Thursday....
01:24, 2020-02-27

One of Baghdadi’s top aides was key to his capture: Iraq security officials U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that Baghdadi died "whimpering and crying" in a raid by U.S. special forces in the Idlib region of northwe...
00:20, 2019-10-28

Iraq protests: Assassinations and kidnappings haunting activists Outgoing Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi has stressed Iraq's committment to protect human rights and the right to peaceful protest, however, ac...
10:32, 2019-12-11

US military carries out 'defensive strikes' in Iraq and Syria Offensive on Kata’ib Hezbollah sites comes after rocket attack on Iraqi military base blamed on militia groupThe US military has carried out what the...
20:44, 2019-12-29

Iraq reports first coronavirus case in Iranian student Iraq's first coronavirus case, an Iranian theology student, has been detected in the holy city of Najaf, the health ministry said on Monday, leading ...
18:48, 2020-02-24

Iraq hands over 188 Turkish children of suspected IS members BAGHDAD (AP) — A judiciary spokesman says Iraq has handed over 188 Turkish children of suspected Islamic State militants to Turkey. Judge Abdul Satta...
13:24, 2019-05-29

2 Turkish soldiers killed in operation against Kurds in Iraq ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s Defense Ministry says two Turkish soldiers have been killed in northern Iraq in a new operation against Kurdish milita...
19:08, 2019-05-29

Tehran condemns US airstrikes in Iraq and Syria as act of terrorism Raids that killed at least 25 people a response to deadly attack by Kata’ib HezbollahIran has accused the Donald Trump administration of terrorism af...
13:32, 2019-12-30

Russia and Iran condemn US airstrikes in Iraq and Syria Raids killed at least 25 people in response to deadly attack by Kata’ib HezbollahRussia has called deadly airstrikes by US forces on targets in Iraq ...
18:08, 2019-12-30

Violence escalates in Iraq as government pushes to end protests Gunmen shot dead two protesters in Iraq’s southern city of Nassiriya overnight and a Baghdad district became a battlefield on the third day of a push...
21:44, 2020-01-28

Iraq protests: 'Gruesome wounds' as as several more killed in Baghdad Security forces used live rounds and tear gas to disperse protesters in Baghdad. More than 300 people have died since protests began last month....
13:56, 2019-11-14

‘Not going to flinch’: US ambassador to Iraq returning to embassy in Baghdad Ambassador Matthew Tueller is headed to the embassy in Baghdad following an attack on the facility by Iranian-controlled militias, cutting short a tr...
22:20, 2019-12-31

6 dead, more than 100 wounded in Iraq anti-government protests Mass protests erupted in Baghdad and across southern Iraq last month, calling for the overhaul of the political system established after the 2003 U.S...
00:08, 2019-11-10

US readies 4K troops for deployment after US Embassy attack in Iraq As many as 4,000 US troops have been put on standby by the Pentagon for possible deployment to Kuwait in response to an attack on the US Embassy in B...
02:20, 2020-01-01

Iraq reports four new cases of coronavirus - health ministry Iraq has detected four new cases of coronavirus in Kirkuk province, the health ministry said on Tuesday, bringing the total cases in the country to f...
11:48, 2020-02-25

Iraq PM vows 'government change' to calm protests The Iraqi government has promised a major shake-up amid widespread protests across the country. More than 260 protesters have been killed by security...
15:48, 2019-11-09

Iraq base that houses US troops hit by barrage of rockets BAGHDAD (AP) – A barrage of Katyusha rockets targeted an Iraqi air base that houses American troops south of the city of Mosul on Friday, two s...
23:24, 2019-11-08

Iraq: Deaths mount amid deadly protests The death toll is mounting after security forces dispersed crowds protesting in Iraq. Government promises of reforms have done little to appease prot...
01:44, 2019-11-08

Baghdad explosions: rockets strike near US embassy in Iraq Multiple blasts and circling aircraft heard near enclave where US mission is locatedMultiple rockets hit near the US embassy in Iraq’s capital early ...
05:48, 2020-02-16

In midst of war, Rumsfeld didn't know who the 'bad guys' were in Afghanistan and Iraq Two years into the war in Afghanistan, the Pentagon didn't know "who the bad guys” were in Iraq, Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld wrote....
19:44, 2019-12-09

At least 48 dead in anti-government protests in Iraq this week The latest eruption of anti-government anger followed a nearly three-week hiatus to leaderless, spontaneous revolts which were violently quelled earl...
21:44, 2019-10-26

Iraq reports first coronavirus case in Baghdad, sixth overall Iraq reported the first case of coronavirus in the capital Baghdad on Thursday, its sixth in total....
09:12, 2020-02-27

Esper: Troops will be coming home and will not stay in Iraq United States troops exiting Syria through Iraq will eventually make their way home, according to the Pentagon....
23:57, 2019-10-22

US military strike in Iraq revives talk of war vote The House and the Senate return to work next week with revived interest in holding a vote on whether to authorize the use of U.S. military force in t...
06:32, 2020-01-04

At least 5 killed in new airstrikes on Iran-backed militia in Iraq At least five members of an Iran-backed militia were killed in an airstrike north of Baghdad late Friday — just about 24 hours after top Irania...
02:28, 2020-01-04

The Latest: Iraq says Exxon Mobil staff are evacuating DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region and elsewhere in the Mideast amid heightened tensions betwee...
12:56, 2019-05-18

U.S. troops leaving Syria not given permission to stay in Iraq The statement appears to contradict U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper, who has said that under the current plan, all U.S. troops leaving Syria will g...
16:20, 2019-10-22

Mortars were used in American embassy attack in Iraq: U.S. military Gen. Frank McKenzie, a top U.S. commander for the Middle East, told reporters travelling with him that the mortar attack started a fire that was put ...
00:24, 2020-01-28

Iraq, Germany's Siemens sign power agreement Iraq and German giant Siemens have signed a framework electricity agreement potentially worth billions of dollars. The Iraqi premier was in Berlin to...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Protesters burn down Iranian consulate in southern Iraq Six demonstrators killed by security forces as violence grips the countryAnti-government protesters have burned down the Iranian consulate in souther...
00:04, 2019-11-28

Federal government tells Canadians to consider leaving Iraq "There is an increased threat of attacks against Western interests and of terrorist attacks in general. Consider leaving by commercial means if it is...
00:20, 2020-01-04