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Sep 07 2017

Bell Pottinger exploring potential sale following PRCA expulsion

HSBC said it would no longer work with the firm following the news, while the Bank of Ireland said it was also reviewing their relationship. Banking giant HSBC , co...

Sep 07 2017

BJP urges Karnataka to 'seriously' probe Gauri Lankesh's murder

Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday lashed out at the online trolls over the killing of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh, asserting that he strongly condem...

Sep 07 2017

US House of Reps approves Harvey emergency relief

Once that lands in the upper chamber, Texas Sen. "This bill raises the debt limit by $1.9 trillion". The relief bill was moved to the House floor under special rules to...

Sep 06 2017

Thomas and Leishman share third-round lead at Boston

Leishman birdied the first, second, fourth, fifth, seventh and ninth to race to the turn in 30. Spieth was unable to capitalize on Thomas' gaffe on the eleventh as he had...

Sep 06 2017

Gas prices see record rise in Carolinas after Hurricane Harvey

Gas prices were at $2.59 nationwide Saturday, up three percent from Friday and up 16.7 percent from a year ago, according to AAA . In fact, across the nation, the aver...

Sep 06 2017

Indian reporter Gauri Lankesh shot dead

Lankesh's views were considered leftist and anti-Hindutva. Lankesh , 55, was the daughter of famous poet-turned-journalist P Lankesh . I will always remember her as ...

Sep 06 2017

Executive decision rescinds DACA program

New applications will be halted for President Barack Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program, which has provided almost 800,000 young immigrant...

Sep 06 2017

Eagle Creek Fire merges with Indian Creek Fire

As of Tuesday morning, the fire has grown to more than 10,000 acres and has involved approximately 500 emergency personnel. Officials identified a 15-year-old boy from ...

Sep 06 2017

185mph Hurricane Irma hits first Caribbean islands

France voiced concern on Wednesday about thousands of people who are refusing to seek shelter from hurricane Irma on the French Caribbean islands of Saint-Martin and ...

Sep 06 2017

Wisconsin No. 9 in latest AP Poll Top 25

No. 1 Alabama earned all first place votes except for one, which went to #2 Ohio State. Alabama stayed on top of both major national polls released Tuesday following ...

Sep 06 2017

US Tells North Korea 'Enough Is Enough'

Putin said it was clear that Pyongyang already had a nuclear capability - and in any case, no missile defense system could offer adequate protection against conventional...

Sep 06 2017

Vols' Jauan Jennings to miss up to 12 weeks due to injury

On Monday, Tennessee's defense was absolute garbage, allowing first year GT quarterback TaQuon Marshall to rush for 249 yards and five touchdowns. We should be plac...

Sep 05 2017

South Korea detects 2nd quake in North Korea

Renmin University's professor of worldwide relations, Shi Yinhong, had warned earlier in the week that China was in a hard diplomatic situation - North Korea was acti...

Sep 05 2017

South Korea fears nuclear test as quake shakes North Korea

Calls are also mounting in South Korea for Seoul to build nuclear weapons of its own to defend itself as nuclear-armed North Korea's missile stand-off with the United S...

Sep 05 2017

Eden Hazard: 'Chelsea have strength in depth'

Chelsea's goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois also joked about Costa remaining at the club when he tweeted " SE QUEDA " which means "he remains" alongside a picture of the pair ...

Sep 05 2017

Condemn 'tragic' treatment of Rohingya people, Malala tells Aung San Suu Kyi

These two women, generations apart but both custodians of a Nobel prize, are heavyweights in that they have a global voice that tends to be listened to. But Italy's effor...

Sep 05 2017

Xi, Modi seek stable ties after worst border spat since 1962

The defence minister said strict surveillance is being conducted on Pakistan's ground, aerial and naval borders, adding that the country faces no danger of foreign ag...

Sep 05 2017

North Korea fires missile over Japan in longest-ever test

This could risk triggering a military retaliation from the United States if something goes wrong. The videos showed two types of new missiles with ranges of 497 miles a...

Sep 04 2017

Kenya: Supreme Court nullifies elections

Following the court ruling, Kenyatta will have to compete with veteran opposition leader Raila Odinga in a new round of election. "We have no faith in the electoral c...

Sep 04 2017

Mattis warns N Korea of 'massive military response'

President Donald Trump signaled Sunday that he was not ruling out a retaliatory strike against North Korea in response to its overnight nuclear test, while Defense Secret...