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January 12, 2018 6:11 PM Pakistan army chief says nation felt "betrayed" by U.S. criticism

ISLAMABAD, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Pakistan's army chief told a top U.S. general the nation "felt betrayed" by criticism that it was not doing enough to fight terrorism, the Pakistani military said on Friday, after U.S. President Donald Trump accused Pakistan of "lies and deceit". U.S. Central Command chief General Joseph Votel told General Qamar Javed Bajwa 7

January 11, 2018 5:43 PM Bear attacks man who let his dog out for a walk

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - A man says he was letting his dog outside in Florida when a large bear attacked him. Andrew Meunier tells news outlets he let his dog out of his home about 11 p.m. Tuesday and spotted the 4-foot (1-meter) bear standing next to him when he stepped outside. He told the Collier County Sheriff's Department the dog ran back inside scared 5

January 11, 2018 5:31 PM Erdogan calls on Putin to end attacks in northern Syria by regime forces

ISTANBUL, Jan 11 (Reuters) - Turkey's Erdogan told Russia's Putin on a phone call on Thursday that for the Sochi Summit and the Astana process to succeed, Syrian regime's attacks on Idlib and East Ghouta have to be stopped, Turkish presidential sources said. Turkey has been fiercely opposed to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad during his country's six-year-old 6

January 11, 2018 3:09 PM Hoo is next? Man says he's latest victim of owls in Georgia

ATLANTA (AP) - A spate of recent owl attacks has ruffled the feathers of metropolitan Atlanta's residents. WSB-TV reports there have been at least three instances of owls attacking humans or pets since late December, most recently in the heart of Midtown. Serrita Holt says her Yorkie, Freedom, was killed following a Dec. 23 attack in Henry County. She said the dog sustained 3

January 6, 2018 2:23 AM UN to investigate attacks on Congo peacekeepers

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. is launching an investigation into attacks on peacekeepers in a part of Congo where the deadliest single assault on a U.N. peacekeeping mission in almost 25 years unfolded last month. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres announced Friday he's appointing longtime U.N. peacekeeping official Dmitry Titov to lead a special investigation 3

January 6, 2018 12:01 AM NHS chiefs warn of DANGER to elderly as temperatures set to drop as low as -10C

THIS weekend’s icy weather could prove deadly, NHS chiefs warned last night. Temperatures as low as -10C (14F) will increase the risk of breathing problems, heart attacks and stroke. Elderly and vulnerable people are being advised to take extra care, stock up on medicines and make sure they have had a flu jab. Sandy Brown, deputy chief executive of East of England 8

January 2, 2018 9:47 AM Pakistan summons the US ambassador to demand an explanation after Trump accused the country of giving a safe haven to terrorists

Pakistan has summoned the U.S. ambassador in protest against President Trump's angry tweet about the country's 'lies and deceit'. David Hale was summoned by the Pakistan foreign office on Monday to explain Trump's tweet, media said. A spokesperson for the US Embassy in Islamabad confirmed the meeting took place. Meanwhile Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif dismissed 4

January 1, 2018 11:27 AM New Year stabbings: Four stabbed to death in London during celebrations

FOUR people have been stabbed to death in London across the late hours of New Year's Eve and the early hours of New Year's Day. A fifth man is fighting for his life after the spate of unrelated attacks across the capital. Scotland Yard confirmed the male victims – a 17-year-old, 18-year-old and a 20-year-old on New Year's Eve, and a 20-year-old in the early 19

January 1, 2018 12:01 AM Hospitals put on alert over ‘worst killer flu’ in 50 years

HOSPITALS are bracing themselves for the worst flu epidemic in 50 years with news that the strain sweeping the UK has claimed lives in Ireland. One expert warned this could be the worst winter since the Hong Kong flu epidemic of 1968. Though the number of flu-related deaths in Ireland is under 10, 73 people have been treated in hospital and Irish health 9

December 29, 2017 7:22 AM Turkey nabs 29 suspected militants ahead of New Year's Eve

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkish police detained 29 suspected Islamic State group militants in the capital, Ankara, on Friday, some of whom allegedly were preparing to carry out attacks during New Year's celebrations, the state-run news agency reported. Some 500 police officers took part in simultaneous raids to detain the suspects, many of them foreign 4