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Apr 06 2018

Woods will be in mix for US Masters glory, insists Faldo

Will Poulter win? Naaaaah! And, considering his history, who are we to argue? The tournament also has tighter parameters for on-screen sponsors, so brands that are sh...

Apr 06 2018

Brazil court rejects Lula petition to avoid jail

The court battle mirrored the increasingly polarized election campaign in which a hard-right former army officer, Jair Bolsonaro, is now second in the polls behind Lula...

Apr 06 2018

U.S. to sanction Russian oligarchs under law retaliating for alleged election-meddling

This comes as new reports indicate the White House may impose more sanctions against Russian Federation. Reuters, which first reported on the coming sanctions, said...

Apr 06 2018

Russian Federation says 1100 have evacuated rebel stronghold Ghouta

Russian-backed regime forces have retaken control of 95% of Eastern Ghouta since February 18 through a combination of a deadly air and ground assault and evacuation deals...

Apr 05 2018

El Camino baseball routs Harbor in first of three meetings this week

Let them know, there's a storm coming. "This time, we didn't get the result, but we did learn and that matters so much when it comes to kids of this age". Against the Bro...

Apr 05 2018

Nine killed in Quetta twin attacks

He was inside the house when the attack took place. The Islamic State (IS, also known as Daesh), claimed responsibility for the attack but presented no supporting evi...

Apr 05 2018

Off-duty policeman arrested after auto kills biker in Tai Po

When officers entered the room where Avery was they told him he was under arrest. He was taken into custody on Monday and arrested on suspicion of felony hit and run and ...

Apr 05 2018

4 crew members feared dead after Marine helicopter crashes in California

A report in the Tri-city Herald , a daily newspaper based in Kennewick, Washington, said Tuesday's crash was the deadliest crash that involved a Marine aircraft since...

Apr 05 2018

Trade war with China: What you need to know

The public has until May 11 to submit comments on the proposed list of US tariffs, with a hearing scheduled for May 15. A trade war between the USA and China is esc...

Apr 05 2018

A cold and snowy weather pattern continues

Heavy snow and light freezing drizzle and ice accumulations are expected. Tuesday night's low temperature is pegged at 12 degrees, and the current cold record, set in 200...

Apr 04 2018

Trump Congratulates Egypt's President On Winning Criticized Election

The first presidential term of 63-year-old Field Marshal will officially end on June 7. The main challenger was arrested and his campaign manager beaten up, while other p...

Apr 04 2018

Strong Canadian manufacturing growth maintained in March

The headline IHS Markit/BME Germany Manufacturing PMI - a single-figure snapshot of the performance of the manufacturing economy - registered a reading of 58.2 in March, ...

Apr 04 2018

Scripted promotions on Sinclair news channels spark debate over media ownership

The conservative-leaning Sinclair Broadcasting Group is requiring anchors to read verbatim a script praising the " quality, balanced journalism " of local stations, while...

Apr 04 2018

Jail Time for Attorney Alex van der Zwaan for Lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation

Last month's filing from Mueller's office said it was "pertinent to the investigation" that "Gates and Person A were directly communicating in September and October 2...

Apr 04 2018

A day after killings, uneasy calm prevails in Kashmir

As a precautionary measure, internet services have been suspended in parts of the Valley. The police said that surging crowds resorted to heavy stone-pelting on securit...

Apr 04 2018

Heavy Rain, Storms Possible Tuesday

Wind will be the primary concern through the rest of the day, but strong tornadoes are also possible. The biggest risk with these storms are strong winds above 50 miles...

Apr 04 2018

Putin To Meet Erdogan In First Foreign Trip Since Election Win

Turkey and Russian Federation have forged burgeoning ties in recent months on a number of, despite past differences. Their meeting came as ties between Russia and ...

Apr 04 2018

French rail workers begin months of rolling strikes

An Ifop poll released over the weekend said 46 percent think the SNCF strike is justified, while 53 percent say it isn't. "I respect the strikers because the right ...

Apr 03 2018

Uneasy calm prevails in Syria: Rebel group starts leaving Ghouta

Indicating divisions in Jaish al-Islam, a Syrian military source told Reuters some of the fighters were rejecting the deal and the regime army would use force unless ...

Apr 03 2018

81-Year-Old Winnie Madikizela-Mandela Passes Away

Addressing the nation on SABC‚ Ramaphosa said Madikizela-Mandela faced serious challenges during the apartheid era but never gave up the dream of a free South Africa . I...