Syrian regime advances in Eastern Ghouta, continues bombing
Under the aegis of air strikes, the Syrian army took ground military action in the knot called the last stronghold of the rebels. Mark Lowcock, the UN under secretary-general for humanitarian affairs, addressing members of the UN Security Council.
MMA DFS Playbook: UFC 222 Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya
The odds were stacked against UFC 222 from the beginning, and now the top of betting boards across the valley reflect as much. Cyborg is 19-1 with a no-contest in her MMA career, and she hasn't been defeated since her first professional fight .
Suspect cornered in classroom after shooting in US
In her tweet , she described students "being trampled and screaming" during Wednesday's evacuation of the school north of Atlanta. A teacher has been arrested after firing his gun outside the window of his classroom while barricaded inside it, CNN reports .
Amazon Is Looking to Offer Checking Accounts, Reports Says
While U.S. policy makers have for years been skeptical of letting big companies move into banking services, that may be changing. The retailer would target "young consumers" and people without access to traditional checking accounts, the report says.
Police release seven suspects in Slovakian journalist's killing
Marches were held in 25 towns and cities across the country and overseas , including in London, Paris and Brussels. Franco Roberti told Italian radio: "We warned authorities in Bratislava, but unfortunately they didn't heed us".
China says defence budget to rise to $173 billion in 2018
China aims to maintain inflation level at around 3 per cent and create over 11 million new urban jobs, reports Xinhua news agency. The defence budget of the USA which is the highest in the world amounted to United States dollars 602.8 billion.
War in Syria continues despite UN-demanded ceasefire
Control of Eastern Ghouta is shared between two main factions, while Syria's former Al-Qaeda affiliate is also present. Syria's northern neighbour had previously been a staunch supporter of rebel groups fighting government forces.
WWE Elimination Chamber 2018 Impulse Reactions
Ronda Rousey tossed Triple H through a table at WWE's " Elimination Chamber " on Sunday night in Las Vegas. She appears headed for the mix-tag match - reported as the plan for weeks - against Triple H and his wife.
Citrus County teacher accused of hosting white nationalist podcast
FOX 13 has tried to reach out to Volitich for her side of the story, but so far we have been unable to reach her. Meanwhile, she has been removed from the classroom while the school board investigates the allegations.
'Shape of Water' triumphs at an Oscars full of change
Roger Deakins , a 14-time nominee, won his first Oscar for his cinematography on the science-fiction sequel " Blade Runner 2049 ". McDormand continued: "Look around ladies and gentlemen, because we all have stories to tell and projects we need financed".