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Commonwealth Games: Teenager Lewis Clareburt added to New Zealand's swim team

Commonwealth Games to secure her spot at the Gold Coast tournament. "Ticketek and ourselves are disappointed this has happened". He emphasised the tickets w...


Turkey urges Greece to decrease tension in Aegean Sea

Following up on a heated exchange of words between the two countries' respective ministries of Foreign Affairs, the Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras made a...


Erdogan Threatens US With 'Ottoman Slap' Ahead Of Rex Tillerson Visit

The terrorist group in question is harbored by the USA and receives indirect support from Russian Federation, while being condoned and aided by the Assad regi...


South Korea agrees to pay North's Olympic expenses

Then the world will again face the cold reality: How will it force or persuade the North to give up its nuclear and missile programs? Secretary of Defense Jam...


Trudeau to announce legal framework to protect Indigenous rights

The aim is to move First Nations away from the Indian Act. While Indigenous rights are recognized in Canadian law, Indigenous people have often found themselves...


WH Official Resigns After Security Clearance Denied

The GOP, she said, "is going to start losing women". "But it's all or nothing, and when it comes to this president, it's all bashing or nothing". "I think a lot...


Bristol-Myers and Nektar Therapeutics to jointly develop cancer treatments

Shares of BMY moved upward with change of 2.49% to its 50-day Moving average. (NYSE:ROP) on Friday, August 7 to "Sell" rating. The rating was maintained by Ba...


"Round 2 of Florida" Snapchat threat leads to arrest

The ninth grader was arrested for disrupting his school and is now at a Greenville Department of Justice facility. An airsoft rifle was found during a search of...


The Best Gold Medal Reaction of PyeongChang So Far Is Aliona Savchenko's

In fact, they got the highest score ever awarded for pairs skating - and they totally knew it. "Yesterday was hard for me", Massot said of his short program m...


Yun Sungbin Has Won South Korea's First Olympic Skeleton Gold

Matt Antoine of the United States reacts in the finish area during the Men's Skeleton heats at Olympic Sliding Centre on February 16, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, S...


Trump administration lost credibility from Rob Porter scandal: Karl Rove

Numerous reports have made it apparent that White House staff knew of the alleged domestic abuse but never addressed the situation. "There is no place for...


Multi-millionaire Cyril Ramaphosa is South Africa's new president

The announcement was met with cheers by some members of the National Assembly in Cape Town, though members of the opposition Economic Freedom Fighters party w...


France rugby players questioned after sex assault claim

Several players have been left out of the France squad to face Italy in their next Six Nations game after the French Rugby Federation said it had sanction...


Trump cites mental health - not guns - in speech on shooting

Jereb said his organization holds "spontaneous random demonstrations" and tries not to participate in the modern world. The Florida Republican, who was ...


CNN Analyst Breaks Down While Reporting On The Florida Shooting Coverage

Mudd worked for the Central Intelligence Agency starting in 1985, then at the White House in the early 2000s and as an Federal Bureau of Investigation official ...


FIFA's Infantino visits Putin to discuss World Cup preparations

In an interview with the Russian news site Znak.com this week, the wife of one of the Russians reportedly killed in the air strikes said that his former fello...


Kusal Mendis shines as Sri Lanka end T20I rut

Bangladesh cricketer Mushfiqur Rahim. On his dismissal off Afif Hossain in the eighth over, Dasun Shanaka walked in at No. 4 and cracked 42 off 24 balls (3 fou...


Ex-teacher accused of making bomb, using students for help

Christian and Tyler Toro were arrested in a joint counter-terrorism operation involving the NYPD and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. There was no immediate...


Dutch minister to face parliament over false Putin claim

However, Van der Veer told the Volkskrant in an email that he had spoken to Zijlstra about Putin in a more wide-ranging conversation but that Putin's remark a...


Barnaby Joyce affair: End saga today or tomorrow, says Nationals MP

Grassroots Nationals members had to foot the bill to pay Barnaby Joyce a salary for six weeks after the Deputy Prime Minister was thrown out of Parliament...


Boris Johnson reaches out to 'Remainers'

Brexit Secretary David Davis, International Trade Secretary Liam Fox and Mrs May's deputy David Lidington are expected to speak in the coming weeks. When aske...


Pakistan signs ordinance to include Hafiz Saeed's JuD in banned group

Pakistan's top civil-military coordination forum had reviewed the steps taken by the federal and provincial governments for compliance with FATF requirements in...


Kerala: Pregnant Woman Kicked in Stomach, Loses Child; 7 CPM Supporters Arrested

Jyotsana, 28, had filed a complaint alleging the gang led by Prajeesh barged into her house and thrashed her husband. Sibi and Josna had launched a sit-in pro...


Barnaby Joyce Denies Breaching Ministerial Code Of Conduct With Vikki Campion

The rules are also created to help MPs "reconcile the need for them to be away from home for long periods with their family obligations". Joyce represents the...


Donald Trump Jr's wife in hospital after opening envelope holding white powder

They decontaminated Vanessa and two others before she was taken to the hospital as a precaution. The powder was tested and deemed non-hazardous but the invest...


School shooting survivor to lawmakers: 'You need to take some action'

Yet, on Thursday, President Trump placed the blame on his peers who suspected the student was unsafe. The speech came about 2 hours after the President issu...


Trump issues fresh opposition to short-term DACA bill

Senator Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told AFP he expects "some votes" Thursday, but it remained unclear whether all four options would get votes. In a twee...


President Trump To Address Nation On Deadly Florida School Shooting

Students who knew him described a volatile teenager whose odd behavior had caused others to end friendships with him. As a mark of solemn respect for the vict...


Leader of Zimbabwe opposition dies

The leader of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) had been in a critical condition in a South African hospital. "His passing will be an invaluable re...


Former MLB All-Star Esteban Loaiza Nabbed In $500000 Cocaine Bust

Mark Osborne, of ABC News reports, Loaiza, who pitched in the majors for 14 years, most prominently with the Chicago White Sox , was pulled over for a minor ...


South Korea agrees to pay expenses for North Korea's Olympic delegation

South Korea says its president, Moon Jae In, who has been pushing for a diplomatic solution to the standoff over North Korea's development of nuclear weapons...


Top attorney for ICE Seattle office charged with stealing immigrants' identities

Aggravated identity theft carries a mandatory two-year prison sentence and up to a $250,000 fine. Sanchez stole the identities of seven people in various stag...


Bafana up 1 spot in Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

Eagles dropped from 51 in the world but moved forward to 7 from 9 in Africa. Both Nigeria and Iceland will clash on June 21 in a World Cup Group D match. They...


Mitt Romney reportedly announcing run for US Senate on Thursday

Romney's first live campaign speech will be given at the Utah County Lincoln Day dinner on Friday night, sources told NBC. Romney was always supposed to k...


Pennsylvania still needs a new electoral map

Upending it could boost Democrats nationally in their quest to capture control of the U.S. House and dramatically change the state's predominantly Republican, a...