Mosul battle: Iraqi special forces 'break front line'

by www.bbc.co.uk
Iraqi troops break through the front line in Mosul without losses, a spokesman tells the BBC.
Read Full Article On www.bbc.co.uk
Latest
The President acknowledged that McCain`s opposition hurt the Republicans` repeal efforts, but insisted the party would "go back" and press for repeal.
US President Donald Trump defended his wife and First Lady Melania Trump after she faced criticism for wearing sky-high stilettos while en route to the hurricane Harvey-hit Texas state last month, t
John Charles, Makurdi As an uneasy calm descended on the troubled Ondo-Ogobia communities in Otukpo Local Government area of Benue State, some gory details have emerged on the attack that claimed the
Trump mocked Kim by continuing to call him 'Rocket Man' and 'Little Rocket Man'
  The place of the OTHER ROOM in the ministry of couples cannot be overemphasised.   As a Medical Practitioner and Marriage Counsellor with over 15 years’ experience, I can tell you for free
SHELBYVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Ryan Scott isn’t from Shelbyville originally, but it’s still “home.” “My wife was born and raised in Shelbyville,” said Scott, the new pri
LAKEVILLE, Ind. (AP) — The three sisters still have a copy of the black-and-white photo that ran in a 1979 edition of the South Bend Tribune. They were photographed with their adoptive parents, the w
HAYSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — It’s like gardening — only on steroids. That’s how Ellen Vonderheide describes the daily work put in by volunteers at the White River Hops farm in Haysville, a busi
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — For John Floyd, freedom is a flip phone. It’s a snap-on western shirt and a pair of Dan Post cowboy boots — some of his first acquisitions upon leaving the Louisiana State Pe
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Bob Smutka loves everything about his favorite sport, except for one little thing. It’s called pickleball, the Pioneer Press reported . “It’s a stupid name fo
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — When they found out she would be buried at 10 a.m., April Carpri’s friends quickly made a memorial to place at the head of her grave. A basic black frame contained a wal
WHEATON, Ill. (AP) — Moving a 120-year-old historic mansion in one piece can be a precarious job. But as the wheels slowly turned under the House of Seven Gables in Wheaton on August 28, the lace cur
ALTOONA, Wis. (AP) — Ron Barribeau has gotten pretty used to people yelling to him as they drive past. “Pop a wheelie!” or “I like your ride!” they holler out of their windows
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — As a practicing artist with a Ph.D. in color science and an extensive background in printing technologies, computer programming and digital color imaging, Boris Oicherman can now a
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) — From the fourth-floor community room at software developer Jamf, employees can grab a local craft beer from the fridge, teleconference with mentors at Fortune 500 companies an
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Most of us have lost a loved one, a family member or friend to death. But how many of us will lose someone to murder? Or, arguably worse, an unsolved murder? In Jackson alone th
BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — It is a typical eight-year old boy’s room, complete with athletic posters on the walls and a scattering of games and misplaced clothes. But there is one difference becau
THIBODAUX, LA. (AP) — As a small child, Jay Udall drew pictures that his mom captioned based on his descriptions. The youngest of six kids, he grew up in the 1960s with The Beatles and Bob Dylan prov
DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — In 2002, 6-year-old Nicholas Avenarius had a theory for why his great-great grandfather’s pocket watch should someday be his. “Because I like it,” he told the T
A Western Cape couple, behind a multi-million Ponzi scheme, have been sentenced in the Thembalethu Regional Court.
Exports of refined petroleum to the North will be limited to 2 million barrels per year
The French president says Theresa May needs to sort three key issues before talks turn to trade.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — President Donald Trump says his pick in the Republican runoff for Senate in Alabama is getting a “bum rap” as a friend of the Senate’s majority leader. The d
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is weighing the next iteration of his controversial travel ban, which could include new, more tailored restrictions on travelers from additional countries. Th
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday scrapped Obama-era guidance on investigating campus sexual assault, replacing it with new instructions that allow universities to require higher s
WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump is set to take her biggest step yet as first lady. She’s leading the U.S. delegation to an international sporting event for wounded service members, her first so
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — President Donald Trump has a suggestion for National Football League owners whose players decide to take a knee during the national anthem: fire them. And the president has a
McCain said it was wrong to pass such far-reaching legislation without input from the Democrats
MEXICO CITY (AP) — In the stylish Condesa neighborhood young revelers typically spill out from dimly lit bars and restaurants on a Friday night. But the first weekend since the 7.1-magnitude earthqua
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A former California court clerk who accepted $420,000 in bribes to fix more than 1,000 minor court cases has been sentenced to 11 years in prison. Federal prosecutors say Jos
Traditionally Pyongyang's only ally, China is removing key economic sources after new UN sanctions.
Moody's downgraded the UK to an Aa2 rating from Aa1
The number of problem gamblers has risen by 50 percent in recent years, and campaigners blame a machine that is unique to British betting shops.
ATLANTA (AP) — One by one on a single day earlier this month, coroners from eight counties contacted the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s crime lab. Each had just opened a death case that requ

Recent News

Football Deathwatch: Detecting CTE Early, New Brain Damage Study, and Trump

More news on CTE, and on a call from the president for football to be more violent.
Read Full Story

UFC Fight Night 117 Results, Highlights, Bonus Money Winners, Fight Scores, Attendance And Gate

The UFC returned to Japan on Friday and Ovince Saint Preux made quick work of a hometown favorite in the main event.
Read Full Story

China to limit oil exports to North Korea over its nuke, missile programme

Exports of refined petroleum to the North will be limited to 2 million barrels per year
Read Full Story

'Rocket Man' Kim Jong-un should have been handled long time ago: Trump

Trump mocked Kim by continuing to call him 'Rocket Man' and 'Little Rocket Man'
Read Full Story

Hundreds of thousands sign petition over Uber London licence loss

An online petition already has 400,000 names after it was announced Uber would lose its London licence.
Read Full Story

Donald Trump defends Melania Trump for wearing stilettos to hurricane area

US President Donald Trump defended his wife and First Lady Melania Trump after she faced criticism for wearing sky-high stilettos while en route to the hurricane Harvey-hit Texas state last month, t
Read Full Story

Donald Trump slams John McCain, says Republicans will ''eventually'' repeal Obamacare

The President acknowledged that McCain`s opposition hurt the Republicans` repeal efforts, but insisted the party would "go back" and press for repeal.
Read Full Story

Oil Prices Up - 22-09-17

Read Full Story

NYMEX: Precious Metals Prices Down - 22-09-17

Read Full Story

LME. Prices for non-ferrous and minor metals - 22-09-17

Read Full Story

US stocks - 22-09-17

Read Full Story

European Stocks - 22-09-17

Read Full Story