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Feb 15 2016

Saudi Arabia shoots down Scud missile fired from Yemen

The foreign ministry announced Sunday that Switzerland will represent the interests of Saudi Arabia in Iran, and those of Iran in Saudi Arabia, following the rupture of...

Feb 15 2016

Minnesota orders flags flown at half-staff to honor Scalia

There's always a short-list of potential justices that court experts and watchers have in their heads; Obama will be cognizant that he is replacing a conservative icon an...

Feb 15 2016

Obama says climate rule on 'strong legal footing'

This is an unprecedented decision . After the decision to stay the rule was released, Sanders called it "deeply disappointing", while Clinton emphasized the importance...

Feb 15 2016

Ex-Gov. Spitzer reportedly accused of choking woman in NY

The woman reappeared, and the cops called EMS workers to take her for treatment at Roosevelt Hospital, where she told staffers that Spitzer had attacked her, sources said...

Feb 15 2016

'Deadpool' rakes in whopping $130m on opening weekend

And Deadpool scored the biggest opening for a film with the equivalent of an R rating in 11 territories, including the Philippines ($2.8 million), known to be a conse...