AUSTRALIA has confirmed for the first time that the United States has requested more military assistance to fight Islamic State. Defence Minister Marise Payne confirmed US Defense Secretary Ash Carter had written to Australia and 39 other nations in relation to their contributions to the fight against Daesh. There was …Read More »
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The manufacturer of Nurofen faces millions of dollars in fines, but it will be allowed to sell painkillers marketed as targeting specific types of pain for another 12 months after a court found they were misleading to customers. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission took Reckitt Benckiser to the Federal Court …Read More »
The Navy Times has reported that a new U.S. naval ship, the USS Milwaukee, broke down on Friday and required a tow that brought it back 40 nautical miles to shore at Joint Expeditionary Base in Little Creek, Virginia. The ship cost $360 million and was commissioned last month in …Read More »
Rose Siggins, who played Legless Suzi on American Horror Story: Freak Show, has died. She was 43. The actress died on Saturday at a hospital in Denver after complications from a kidney stone surgery, her manager informed E! News. She is survived by her two children–her daughter Shelby, 5, and …Read More »
FBI agents have recovered several items from a lake in San Bernardino, an area where investigators have been searching for any hints or insights into last week’s mass shooting in San Bernardino, Calif. The FBI did not announce what they found or if the items were related to the ongoing terror …Read More »
Take a step back and look at what Syria’s war has wrought: the Paris Attacks–one of the worst terrorist attacks on European soil since World War II — the unofficial capital of the European Union, Brussels, is still under a partial lockdown and a member of NATO downed a Russian …Read More »
Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy announced plans to ban the sale of firearms to anyone on a federal government watch list Thursday, sparking yet another conversation on gun control. The proposition received support from President Barack Obama, following the San Bernadino shooting. “Like all Americans, I’ve been horrified by the recent terrorist …Read More »
Presidential candidate Ben Carson threatened to leave the Republican Party Friday amid reports that leaders are discussing the prospects of a brokered convention. He said he would leave if there are signs the nomination process is being manipulated. “If this was the beginning of a plan to subvert the will …Read More »
JOHANNESBURG – The rand weakened to a new record low on Friday, slumping more than 3% in a sell-off by investors after this week’s dismissal of the finance minister, while stocks fell, with banks taking the biggest hit. President Jacob Zuma sacked Nhlanhla Nene late on Wednesday in favour of …Read More »
Pig’s head left near WA uni Muslim room Discovering a severed pig’s head, dumped near a Muslim prayer room at a Perth university, is the first experience of blatant Islamophobia for Majdi Faleh. The University of Western Australia PhD student says he was confused to discover the animal’s head in …Read More »