Syrian regime forces on Friday broke into the eastern Deir Ezzor province for the first time since 2014, a monitor said, after seizing territory from Islamic State group jihadists. Government forces control part of Deir Ezzor city and the adjacent military airport, but IS holds the vast desert province and most of the provincial capital. Show More Summary
Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Friday, June 23 and Saturday, June 24. All times are Eastern. Top picks GLOW (Netflix): TV may look like it’s on the ropes this summer, what with so many of your favorite shows taking their respective breaks. Show More Summary
A bomb blast that killed eight people and injured dozens outside a kindergarten in eastern China was the work of a 22-year-old introvert who was among the dead, authorities said Friday. The public security ministry said in a statement...Show More Summary
Russia’s Ministry of Defense said on Friday it was investigating whether one of its strikes killed the most wanted man in the world, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State militant group (ISIS), near the eastern Syrian city of Raqqa. But an Iraqi adviser on the jihadi movement and a Syrian monitoring group […]
At least 750,000 children in eastern Ukraine are at imminent risk of losing access to safe water supplies after a surge in fighting between the government and separatist rebels, a UN report said Friday. Approximately 400,000 people,Show More Summary
Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Friday, June 16 and Saturday, June 17. All times are Eastern. Top picks Reign (Friday, The CW, 9 p.m.) / The Great British Baking Show (Friday, PBS, 9 p.m.): The sun never sets on the British Empire—at least not the portions of television still colonized by The Crown. Show More Summary
All Times Eastern Australian Rules Football AFL Round 13 North Melbourne Kangaroos vs. St. Kilda Saints — Fox Soccer Plus, 5:30 a.m. (Friday) Baseball CanAm League Sussex County Miners at Rockland Boulders — Eleven Sports, 7 p.m. College Basketball Inside College Basketball: Big Men on Campus — CBS Sports Network, 7 p.m. Show More Summary
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — At least three civilians were killed by gunmen inside a mosque in eastern Afghanistan on Friday, the Interior Ministry said.
Donald Trump on Friday escalated the growing rift with Qatar, calling out the country as a sponsor of terrorism after seven Middle Eastern countries severed ties with Doha. That statement came mere hours after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson urged “there be no further escalation by parties in the...
Russia's Ministry of Defense reported on Friday that pro-government forces circled around U.S. military advisers in eastern Syria to reach the Iraqi border, dealing what could be a major blow … Click to Continue »
In a different twist of what is typically a tepid offer, effective now through Friday, June 30, 2017 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Daylight Time, you can earn bonus American Airlines AAdvantage miles — in addition to the standard...Show More Summary
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Effective through Friday, June 23, 2017 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Daylight Time, you can earn up to 1,500 bonus United Airlines MileagePlus miles — in addition to the standard MileagePlus miles earned — during the Summer Bonus...Show More Summary
Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Friday, June 9, and Saturday, June 10. All times are Eastern. Top pick Orange Is The New Black (Netflix): The ladies from Litchfield return for a brand-new season full of prison intrigue and backstories, as all of season five drops on June 9. Show More Summary
Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Friday, June 2, and Saturday, June 3. All times are Eastern. Top pick F Is For Family (Netflix): This weekend is a good time to dig into F Is For Family, as our Dennis Perkins continues to review this Netflix animated comedy from Bill Burr and Michael Price. Show More Summary
Weekend listings for UEFA Champions League final, U.S.-Venezuela friendly, other friendlies, Under-20 World Cup quarterfinals, MLS and NWSL: All times are Eastern FRIDAY 3 p.m.: France vs. Paraguay friendly ESPN Deportes, WatchESPN, ESPN3.com 8:30 p.m.: Chile vs. Show More Summary
All Times Eastern Australian Rules Football AFL Round 11 Geelong Cats vs. Adelaide Crows — FS2, 5:30 a.m. (Friday) College Baseball NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament Regionals Stanford Regional, Klein Fields at Sunken Diamond, Stanford University, Stanford, CA Cal State-Fullerton vs. Show More Summary
ASPEN Pharmacare, the multinational South African holding company for pharmaceutical concerns, on Friday entered into a strategic collaboration with Russia’s Far Eastern Federal University (Fefu) in Vladivostok. Aspen’s senior executive...Show More Summary
BEIRUT (AP) — A fresh wave of airstrikes in eastern Syria killed at least 35 civilians including women and children, state media and a monitoring group reported Friday, as the U.N. human rights chief said civilians are increasingly paying the price of escalating attacks against the Islamic State group in the country.
Warplanes of the U.S.-led coalition pounded an eastern Syrian city Thursday and Friday, killing more than 100 family members of Islamic State jihadists, activists and a monitoring group said. The U.N. condemned the escalating airstrike campaign on the northeastern provinces of the country. Two...