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Apr 07 2017

Philippine Duterte fires interior secretary over loss of trust, confidence

The sacking came just a day after three of Sueno's undersecretaries sent a letter to the president accusing the minister of corruption and abuse. Sueno was among politi...

Apr 06 2017

BJP failed to fulfill promises made to farmers: Samajwadi Party

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said the UP government's decision to waive off farm loan was a "partial relief" but a step in the "right direction" and ...

Apr 06 2017

U.S. Expels Russian Spy Who Tried to Recruit Ex-Trump Aide

Page "wrote that he is sorry, he went to Moscow and forgot to check his inbox, but he wants to meet when he gets back", Podobnyy told Sporyshev, according to the transc...

Apr 06 2017

Atletico Madrid beat Sociedad in Spanish League

Liverpool have reportedly been scouting Atletico Madrid defender Theo Hernandez ahead of a potential transfer, but face competition from Real Madrid. "We are invited to...

Apr 06 2017

Flynn's New Financial Disclosure Lists Russia-Linked Payments Not Earlier Reported

President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn , did not include receiving thousands of dollars in speaking fees from three Russian companies i...

Apr 06 2017

Why was Brathwaite left out of West Indies' ODI squad?

Asghar and Shadab are yet to play Test cricket for Pakistan, although the latter has made an impressive global debut in the just-concluded T20 series, grabbing 10 wickets...

Apr 06 2017

Muslim man dies after attack by cow vigilantes in India

In a video which has gone viral, a group of people can be seen attacking a vehicle, and brutally beat up the men and vandalise their vehicle. Alwar police chief Rahul...

Apr 06 2017

Ozil & Walcott On Target For Gunners

Gone is a guaranteed top four finish, as it will take a near flawless finish to the end of the season for Arsenal to continue their impressive Champions League appearan...

Apr 05 2017

Senate begins debate on Gorsuch, headed for showdown

Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley pointed out that Democrats on his committee said the hearings were fair and they followed the same timeline as the hearings hel...

Apr 05 2017

Storms take aim at Alabama after killing 2 in Louisiana

EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was heading toward Columbia, South Carolina. "It hit the trailer, flipped it and tore its side off". As those st...

Apr 05 2017

Says it signed new $3B deal with Iranian airline

Combined with Boeing's previous $16.6 billion deal with Iran Air that was finalized late past year, this deal is a win-win that will benefit the American people and t...

Apr 05 2017

'Pink Star' diamond fetches record $71.2 million in auction

The Pink Star was mined by De Beers in 1999 in South Africa and weighed 132.5 carat in the rough. Its refined form is now set to be the most valuable polished diamond e...

Apr 05 2017

Reporter congratulates Rafael Nadal on win despite loss

Federer was coming off a thrilling three-hour semifinal win over Nick Kyrgios but nonetheless looked fresh against Nadal and erased all four break points he faced. Becaus...

Apr 04 2017

Gorsuch: I'm 'sorry' for ruling against autistic student

During oral arguments in January, the school district's lawyer, Neal Katyal, maintained that a new standard wasn't needed, primarily because the current one, derived from...

Apr 04 2017

Chicago police arrest 14-year-old in rape on Facebook Live

The girl's mother ran into Chicago police Superintendent Eddie Johnson at the Ogden District station, and Johnson took an immediate interest in the case, said Guglielmi...

Apr 04 2017

1 dead, 15 injured in shooting

The Assistant Police Chief Paul Neudigate told the media that the scene at the club was chaotic and he too confirmed that many witnesses fled after the shooting started...

Apr 04 2017

AI files case against Sena MP who assaulted manager with slippers

Gaikwad said Air India must be investigated for ill-treating him for which, he claimed, he had to take off his sandal and hit an elderly manager for Air India 25 times. W...

Apr 04 2017

Mayor de Blasio Agrees To Plan To Close Rikers Island Prison

Fully funding low-income New Yorkers would cost $212 million, which the city has balked at paying for. "I emphasize, this will not happen overnight", he said at a press...

Apr 03 2017

Lamoureuxs lead rout of Russia; Finland stuns Canada

The change paid off as Marvin put the U.S. up, 2-0. Kendall and Decker each finished with two goals and two assists. I have not been following Team Canada and its explo...

Apr 03 2017

Remarks With President Xi Jinping Before Their Meeting

He also said that there were far more shared interests between the two countries than what separated them. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un hailed the rocket test as "...