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April 17, 2018 7:14 AM Israel FIRES WARNING: Right of 'total freedom of action' in Syrian airspace

ISRAEL’S defence minister has vowed to protect his country against Iran’s aggression and refused to rule out breaching Syrian airspace to launch future attacks. Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman claimed that Israel has “total freedom of action” in Syrian airspace if necessary. He told Walla News: “We will maintain total freedom of action. We will not accept 9

April 13, 2018 3:46 AM Asian stocks mostly up after Wall Street finishes higher

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Asian stock markets were mostly higher Friday following overnight gains on Wall Street. Risk sentiment returned as the U.S. explores the possibility of returning to trade talks with 11 Pacific countries and clarifies that it is consulting allies before making a final decision on possible military strikes against Syria. KEEPING 1

April 12, 2018 11:00 PM Just one alcoholic drink a day could shorten your life, study says

Having as little as one alcoholic drink a day could shorten your life, according to a major new study. An analysis of 600,000 drinkers found that drinking five to 10 alcoholic drinks a week was likely to shorten a person's life by up to six months. This increases with higher alcohol consumption, with those who have 18 drinks or more losing up to five years 8

April 9, 2018 5:31 PM Trump threatens Syria strike, cancels summit travel

WASHINGTON (AP) - After threatening a military strike against Syria, President Donald Trump on Tuesday cancelled plans to travel to South America later this week, choosing to stay in the United States to manage the response to an apparent chemical weapons attack. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Tuesday that Trump will not attend the 8th Summit

April 5, 2018 2:23 PM Researcher shoots dead four fellow staff members in gun rampage at Turkish university

A researcher has shot dead four fellow staff members in a gun rampage at a university in Turkey. The attacker killed the deputy dean, a faculty secretary and two lecturers at the Osmangazi University in the western Turkish city of Eskisehir. According to local reports, the suspected shooter, identified as identified as Volkan D, turned himself in to police 6

March 27, 2018 9:41 PM World War 3 fears: ’Russia will punish EVERYONE!’ warns former Ukraine leader

RUSSIA “will punish everyone”, the former leader of Ukraine has chillingly warned as fears grow of retaliation from Moscow over the global expulsion of diplomats following the poisoning of ex-double agent Sergei Skripal in Salisbury. Over 120 Kremlin diplomats have been expelled from a string of countries around the world after the nerve agent attack 25

March 21, 2018 4:26 PM Woman, 23, who claims she was raped by ‘dominant sex-loving’ Cambridge-educated entrepreneur after sharing a taxi home 'asked friends “What if I got my story mixed up" on WhatsApp'

A woman who claims she was raped by an entrepreneur after sharing a taxi home with him messaged friends to say she was worried she may have 'twisted' her story. Edward Gabbai, 30, who has a doctorate from Cambridge University, allegedly carried out sex attacks on three women after telling one he was 'into rape fantasies'. Gabbai is accused of raping 6

March 18, 2018 7:52 PM Retired four-star Army general calls it 'simply astonishing' the president won't criticize Putin

Gen. Barry McCaffrey, a retired four-star Army general, said he was shocked that President Trump hasn't done more to oppose Russian President Vladimir Putin and the Russian government's threats to U.S. interests. McCaffrey made headlines Friday for calling President Trump a threat to U.S. national security due to the president's inaction against Putin 5

March 13, 2018 8:27 AM More salt than NINE bags of ready salted crisps: How ready meals and Chinese takeaways need a health warning and cause 'hundreds of thousands of strokes and heart attacks each year'

Chinese takeaways and ready meals are so salty they should come with a health warning, say campaigners. Action on Salt found that a typical Chinese takeaway meal contained more than 6g of salt – the maximum recommended for an adult for an entire day. The group analysed meals from six restaurants in London’s Chinatown. It found beef in black bean sauce 13

March 12, 2018 6:16 AM Staff should never be named: Cash

Michaelia Cash says her threat to name Bill Shorten's apparent rumour-stricken staff was meant to show how political staff should never be named in public attacks. The Liberal senator says she's unreservedly withdrawn her comments if anybody in the opposition leader's office was offended. Senator Doug Cameron asked in a Senate hearing last month about 9