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January 6, 2019 6:52 PM USS Cole bomber died in Yemen air strike

Jamal al-Badawi, the al-Qaeda militant behind the attack on the USS Cole in Yemen in 2000, died in a US air strike, President Donald Trump has confirmed. "Our great military has delivered justice for the heroes lost and wounded in the cowardly attack," Mr Trump said. Seventeen US sailors were killed and at least 40 people were wounded in the attack on the US destroyer 133

December 11, 2018 8:58 AM Kremlin calls U.S. criticism of Russian military flights to Venezuela wrong

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin on Tuesday rejected U.S. criticism of Russian military flights to Venezuela, saying it had been inappropriate and wrong for U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to condemn the flight of two nuclear-capable strategic bombers to Caracas. Two Russian TU-160 strategic bombers capable of carrying nuclear weapons landed in Venezuela 82

November 26, 2018 7:08 AM Somali Extremists Killed an Islamic Leader and Over a Dozen Followers at a Sufi Shrine

(NAIROBI, Kenya) — A prominent Islamic leader and at least 17 of his followers have been killed by extremists in an attack in Somalia’s northern city of Galkayo, say police. Early Monday two suicide bombers exploded in front of the preacher’s residence, which is also a Sufi shrine, and then four gunmen stormed the building and opened fire, said Ahmed 110

November 21, 2018 5:15 AM US bombers fly over S. China Sea ahead of carrier's arrival

An F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter jet lands on the deck of the U.S. Navy USS Ronald Reagan in the South China Sea, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018. China is allowing the carrier and its battle group to make a port call in Hong Kong after it earlier turned down a similar request amid tensions with Washington. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung) BEIJING – The U.S. Pacific Air Forces 69

November 20, 2018 12:05 PM Policeman stabbed in Brussels, motive unclear

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Belgian prosecutors are investigating whether a knife attack on a policeman in central Brussels on Tuesday was inspired by Islamist radicalism after witnesses said the assailant shouted “Allahu akbar”. The attacker stabbed the officer outside the city’s main police station at around 5.30 a.m. (0430 GMT), a police spokeswoman said. He was then shot and wounded 92

November 9, 2018 4:41 PM Suicide car bombers kill at least 22 in Somalia

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Suicide attackers set off two car bombs at a hotel in Mogadishu on Friday, killing at least 22 people, police said. The militant Islamist group al Shabaab, linked to al Qaeda, claimed responsibility for the attack on the Hotel Sahafi, which is near the headquarters of Somalia’s Criminal Investigations Department (CID). Hotel guards 108

October 29, 2018 4:40 AM Red Sox continue trolling Yankees, blast "New York, New York" from boom box after winning World Series

The franchise that now has nine World Series titles continued its extended trolling of the franchise with 27 championship rings late Sunday night. Boston played “New York, New York” from a boombox in the clubhouse while the ecstatic players popped champagne, again ribbing the Yankees. Aaron Judge had played the signature Frank Sinatra song outside the Red Sox clubhouse 98

October 5, 2018 2:10 PM Yankees hit by unions for crossing hotel workers picket line in Boston

ALBANY — Before the team even took the field for its playoff game at Fenway Park, the Yankees struck out with New York unions. The state AFL-CIO threw high heat at the Bronx Bombers for crossing a picket line at their Boston hotel. “As a lifelong Yankee fan and a proud New Yorker, I am disgusted the management of a team representing the strongest union 95

October 4, 2018 10:00 PM Red Sox ace Chris Sale lets his stats against the Yankees do the talking

The fans began chanting “We want Boston,” in the sixth inning and the Yankee players, their uniforms soaked in Champagne, welcomed the challenge of taking on the Red Sox. But Boston starter Chris Sale had no interest in discussing his matchup against the Yankees. When asked at Thursday’s workout day at Fenway Park if he would talk about his success against 60

October 3, 2018 10:00 AM Looking back at past Yankees wild card games heading into do-or-die matchup with A's

The Yankees and A’s, two teams well acclimated to the highly-debated wild card system, will battle it out Wednesday night for a chance to take on Boston in the ALDS. Let’s take a look at the Bronx Bombers’ history in the do-or-die wild card game, infamously introduced for the 2012 season. The Yanks surprised many and finished second in the AL East behind 82