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Apr 15 2018

New York Knicks dismiss coach Jeff Hornacek

Some might blame Kristaps Porzingis' injury for it, but it's important to note the Knicks were already 23-32 with any realistic chances of a playoff berth all but gone....

Apr 15 2018

Trump Ponders Re-Entering Trans Pacific Partnership Trade Agreement

Friday morning, President Trump expanded on the conditions for getting back into TPP . President Donald Trump at a White House meeting Thursday during which he report...

Apr 15 2018

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation convenes as Stoltenberg voices support for Syria strikes

Former U.S. ambassador to NATO Nicholas Burns, who is now a professor of diplomacy at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government, joined WBUR's Weekend Edition . On April 7,...

Apr 15 2018

SUV that fell into river belonged to missing family, officials determine

Devonte Hart had made headlines years before the crash when a picture of him hugging a police officer during police-brutality protests went viral. The family filed a...

Apr 15 2018

It costs $7.3 million to keep Facebook's Zuckerberg safe

That problem stems from the company's unprecedented and largely unchallenged market reach. Larger, more dominant companies like Facebook have the resources to comply ...

Apr 14 2018

China denies Xi comments were aimed at settling U.S. trade dispute

From the day he announced for president, Donald Trump spoke of how the United States was losing ground to other countries, especially China , in worldwide trade. The...

Apr 14 2018

Woman cited at raid had kids with her during another raid

She was making thousands of dollars a month selling the potions and herbs to sterile women, who first thought her products were working. After the appointment, the woman ...

Apr 14 2018

Sixers big man Joel Embiid officially out for Game 1 vs. Heat

After missing 68 straight games with a mysterious shoulder ailment, the number one overall pick in the 2017 draft is finally available for action. The Utah Jazz shooting...

Apr 14 2018

911 operator suspended over teen's death griped about working overtime

The third row bench seat flipped backward, collapsed on him, and trapped him. The 911 system failed due to either a problem with technology, a mistake by the operator, ...

Apr 14 2018

Erdogan, Trump discuss Syria

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his US counterpart Donald Trump talked about the latest developments in Syria in a phone call Wednesday, according to the...

Apr 13 2018

Chinese official, art troupe to attend North Korea festival

Kim spoke at a meeting of the politburo of the ruling Workers' Party's Central Committee, which approved a budget for the year that's to be presented to parliament, due t...

Apr 13 2018

James Comey Is Going on a Media Blitz. RNC Has a Plan

It features a digital ad showing a parade of Democrats questioning Comey's suitability to be the nation's top cop before he was sent packing. The details of the respons...

Apr 13 2018

Afghan District Governor Among Those Killed In Taliban Attack

Fighting went on for about three hours until fresh troops were deployed to the district and the Taliban escaped from the area. Afghan officials often give conflicting c...

Apr 13 2018

Red Sox's Joe Kelly tells ridiculous lie for hitting Yankees' Tyler Austin

Hostilities began during the third innings as Tyler Austin's spikes made contact with Brock Holt's leg as he slid into second base and the latter turned on the offen...

Apr 13 2018

Sanders slams Trump's proposal to rejoin Trans-Pacific Partnership

In his remarks on Thursday, Trump cited a speech by Chinese President Xi Jinping that the USA president interprets as a signal China is about to open its markets to mor...

Apr 12 2018

Southwest states pledge 1600 troops to border

In a press launch, the Guard talked about the troops will help frequent laws enforcement stem "the motion of trafficked people, criminals, narcotics, weapons, and ammunit...

Apr 12 2018

Syria invites global watchdog to Douma to probe chemical claims

In Moscow , a senior Russian lawmaker said his country is willing to help arrange a visit this week for experts from the global chemical weapons watchdog to the site of ...

Apr 12 2018

Former House Speaker Boehner 'has evolved' on marijuana

The news of former Speaker of the House John Boehner joining Acreage Holdings as a board member caught many in the cannabis industry by surprise. Boehner said his p...

Apr 12 2018

USA agrees guided missiles for Qatar before Trump talks

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said last week that Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani will be meeting with Trump on April 10. The two leaders agreed in a...

Apr 12 2018

Crown Prince Heads to Spain on Official Visit

While Salman was in France, a French lawyer filed a lawsuit in a Paris court against him, accusing him of complicity in torture in Yemen. The Saudi channel did not sp...