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Trump and Blatter are pushing the 2026 World Cup away from America

Blatter was the man in charge of Federation Internationale de Football Association as Russia and Qatar won the last round of bids to host a World Cup, two natio...


Raimondo joins coalition of governors to fight gun violence | Audio

They announced the creation of a coalition named "States for Gun Safety" during a conference call on Thursday morning. People can be disqualified from owning fi...


Netanyahu's Confidant Testifies in Graft Case

Other leading Israeli columnists on Wednesday suggested that if Filber told all he knew, Netanyahu was probably more anxious about avoiding prison than staying ...


Notorious 'Black Widow' Catherine Nevin Has Died

She spent 17 years in prison after being found guilty in 2000. Catherine Nevin , the Kildare native who was serving a life sentence for the murder of her hus...


Gen Rawat 'misinformed, misguided': AIUDF chief to meet PM, Prez

Speaking at a seminar, General Rawat said, "There is a party called AIUDF, if you look at... they have grown in a faster time-frame than the BJP has grown ove...


Nokia 9 (Nokia 8 Scirocco) Release Date, Price & Specs Rumours

The chipset is expected to be mated with either 6GB or 8GB of RAM. LG Electronics will unveil the 2018 edition of the V30, an upgraded vision of the V30 loaded ...


Texas governor spares convicted killer from execution

Republican Gov. Greg Abbott broke that streak Thursday when he accepted the state parole board's rare and unanimous recommendation to grant clemency for dea...


Florida shooting: Trump supports better background checks for gun purchases

Sen. Bill Galvano, a Republican and the incoming Florida senate president, said the state Senate was preparing a package that would include raising the age to p...


NYU Cafeteria Celebrates Black History Month With Racially Offensive Menu

She explained how watermelon and red Kool Aid have negative connotations and are often used to stereotype African-Americans, and branded the menu choices 'inexc...


Officials give press conference after auto crashes into ER at Middlesex Hospital

ET, WFSB reported. Mayor Drew says they believe there is no threat to the community, and they believe it is an isolated incident. Authorities say he was air l...


Putin rival Navalny detained ahead of election

The opposition leader was leaving his dentist's office Thursday when he was detained. He said he was being taken "somewhere" but did not know where. Navalny w...


Armed deputy stood outside Florida school building during shootings: sheriff

Peterson was the only armed officer at the school at the time of the shooting. According to Israel, video evidence suggested that Peterson remained outside fo...


YouTube Removes Conspiracy Theory Video About Parkland Shooting

On Tuesday, Mr Trump signed an order recommending a ban on bump stock gun modifications , and is said to be supportive of proposals to improve background check...


Bitcoin pushing higher as cryptocurrency market finds its swagger

Speaking at the Munich Security Conference in Germany, Joyce said that measured approach to regulatory intervention in Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency space ...


Only Congress can challenge BJP, will have 'achhe din', says Pawar

Mumbai: NCP chief Sharad Pawar revealed he quit Congress in 1999 because then Congress president Sonia Gandhi had staked her claim on the post of Prime Minis...


Trump says arming some teachers would stop shootings "instantly"

Instead, he told conservative activists that voters should be "frightened" of any future Democrat election victories, and accused Democrats of exploiting the de...


Superintendent: 'We don't need to put guns in the hands of teachers'

At a White House meeting late Wednesday with survivors of a shooting rampage at a Florida high school that killed 17 people, Trump suggested arming a select...


Amnesty slams Trump over rights abuses

Presenting their annual report for the first time in the United States, in a sign of how seriously they were taking Mr Trump's actions, Amnesty said that Mr Tru...


Saudi Arabia to invest US$64BN in entertainment

In December, the government lifted a ban on commercial cinemas. Three months after Saudi Arabia detained scores of people in a crackdown on corruption, its ru...


Iran threatens to pull out of nuclear deal

The agreement has been heavily criticised by U.S. President Donald Trump, who has called on European allies and Congress to help fix what he calls its "flaws". ...


President Trump Talks Arming Teachers To Deal with Shootings

He said: "Woke up to the news that my best friend was gone". How do we not stop this after Columbine? Trump promised " very strong on background checks " in...


Golf and skiing part of fun when not participating in Olympic events

Italian hearts embraced Sofia Goggia on Wednesday after a golden run down a slice of South Korean mountainside won her nation its first women's downhill Olymp...


PNB Fraud: What Is A SWIFT System? Details Here

Insiders say that the CBI is unable to understand the modus operandi adopted by the billionaire jeweller Nirav Modi and his uncle to cheat the PNB of Rs 11,40...


Conservative British MPs demand 'hard Brexit' clean European Union break

Now the British Government has suggested that a longer period of transition, to sort everything out, could be preferable but it hasn't suggested how long that p...


Meghalaya elections 2018: PM Modi promises 'Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas'

Making a reference of the problems faced by the people of eastern Nagaland, Modi asserted that his government was willing to have talks with the organisations o...


Winter Olympics 2018: What to watch Thursday, Feb

Korea is in the 9th with three golds, two silver and two bronze medals totaling seven medals. On the other side of the spectrum, you have White. Getting a big...


Hadiya case: Kerela HC can not annul marriage of adults, says SC

Hadiya had been allowed to be impleaded as a party respondent by the Court during the last hearing on 23 January. "But in personal law, we can not annul marri...


Avani Chaturvedi becomes first Indian woman to fly fighter aircraft

Avani belongs to the Rewa district of Madhya Pradesh and is one of three selected candidates for the flying officer position in the fighter stream after the ba...


British Gas owner to cut 4000 jobs blaming price cap and competition

But axing 4,000 jobs, at least 2,000 in the United Kingdom, seems an increasingly desperate move to achieve such savings, and shore up investor confidence in fu...


TL;DR: Unbeaten Australia claim T20I tri-series

However, the second time, when Australia were at 121 for three in 14.4 overs, the umpires chose to call it a day and the game was handed over to the Kangaro...


Indian politician vacates 'haunted' government house allotted to him

The state building construction department (BCD) sent notices to the former RJD and Congress ministers in August previous year, asking them to vacate their of...


Greyhound to discontinue northern BC routes

Greyhound has said the nine routes set to be eliminated on May 31 have seen a 30-per-cent decrease in ridership over the last five years, amounting to a loss of...


South Africa hikes sales tax in 'tough' post-Zuma budget

President Cyril Ramaphosa took over last week from the scandal-plagued Jacob Zuma, raising hope for a turnaround in the economy that slid into recession in 20...


China Probing Possible Breach of UNSC's N Korea Sanctions During Sea Transfer

Beijing is investigating the incident reported by Japan earlier this week, Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said Thursday. The North Korean-flagged Rye ...


Jeremy Corbyn demands damages from Tory MP Ben Bradley over spy claim

Sarkocy's allegations came under increased scrutiny after he alleged Corbyn would keep him posted on Margaret Thatcher while he was a backbencher in the '80s. S...