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Nike lifts S&P and Dow, chip stocks weigh on Nasdaq

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was modestly higher, helped by Nike and as industrial stocks gained after a bruising day on Thursday when the United States m...


Erdogan vows to target other Syrian towns following Afrin operation

The US's arms and training support for the YPG, whom Turkey ties to the anti-Ankara Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) separatist group, has always been a bone ...


British watchdog granted warrant to search Cambridge Analytica

The so-called psychographic modelling techniques, which were built in part with the data harvested from Facebook , underpinned the company's work for then-Repu...


Trump administration summons Mark Zuckerberg over privacy scandal

Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, disclosed an advisory role with Cambridge Analytica last August. Zuckerberg is "the right witness to ...


Poisoned former Russian double agent wrote to Putin for pardon, friend says

Leonid Rink, a chemist who served time for supplying a military-grade poison that was used to murder a Russian banker and his secretary in 1995, has made headli...


Former water park executive pleads not guilty

A video shows that Caleb Schwab was obeying all rider instructions when his raft went airborne and killed him, and also severely injured two adult women in the ...


Bengaluru: Seven JD(S) rebel MLAs resign; to join Congress on Mar 25

Assembly Speaker K B Koliwad who accepted their resignations, said that the MLAs told him that they resigned on their own will, without political pressure. L. H...


Pennsylvania: Two firefighters killed in building collapse

The two other firefighters injured in the Thursday collapse, Assistant Chief Greg Altland and firefighter Erik Swanson, were in stable condition and being treat...


Trump's tiff with China draws ire of U.S. farmers

As per USTR, the American US consultation request identifies apparent breaches by China of WTO rules, harming the intellectual property rights of US companies a...


Kyrie Irving Injury: Celtics Star Undergoes Knee Procedure, Out 3-6 Weeks

The timeframe Himmelsbach laid out suggests the procedure truly was "minimal" - the regular season ends on April 11, which means the Celtics believe Irving coul...


Man stabs daughter to death on the eve of her wedding

A 22-year-old girl was allegedly stabbed to death a day before her marriage, by her father in Kerala's Malappuram district on Thursday. Areekode police have d...


Cambridge Analytica offices searched by UK Information Commission staff

The Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology has issued a notice to Cambridge Analytica , wherein the serious breach of propriety and misuse of data me...


One killed, four injured in explosion in Egypt's Alexandria

Whether the people love or loathe Sisi, see him as a bulwark of stability or as a domineering autocrat - there is little doubt that he will remain Egypt's presi...


Pak envoy to host 'Pakistan National Day' event in Delhi tomorrow

Pakistan had asked Mahmood to return home for an unspecified time after Pakistan alleged that its diplomats in India were being "harassed". "The relations, ho...


New 'Deadpool 2' trailer offers exciting new footage

This is a bit unexpected: Avengers: Infinity War won't be the only big superhero team-up film coming out this spring. Negasonic Teenage Warhead ( Brianna Hi...


Cambridge Analytica searched after warrant granted

Cambridge Analytica has come under intense scrutiny and global focus after revelations by an ex-employee that the firm had harvested more than 50 million Fac...


Irish Protesters To Rally For US Gun Control

The March for Our Lives will take place Saturday in locations around the country, with the primary march in Washington, D.C. The defense of the Second Amend...


Airline worker busted with 9 pounds of cocaine taped to legs

Hugh Hall, of Fly Jamaica Airways , is pictured on March 17 at JFK airport in NY with cocaine taped to his legs. Hugh Hall, a resident of Jamaica, was flyi...


Trump backs $1.3T spending bill after veto threat

There are a lot of things I'm unhappy about in this bill... Congressional Hispanic Caucus chairwoman Michelle Lujan Grisham said Trump is to blame for the lat...


USA pork to feel further chill from China tariff threat

Zhang said the market turmoil may abate as the tit-for-tat U.S. and Chinese moves remain tepid, aimed more at testing each other's mettle, and could result in a...


Kerala IS case: Yasmin found guilty, sentenced to seven years

The accused, a native of Sitamarhi district of Bihar along with her husband Abdul Rashid Abdulla , a principal accused and absconder in this case, was involved...


When do the clocks go forward in 2018? Tonight

British Summer Time (BST) will start in the early hours of Sunday, March 25. Most of us have our phones connected to the Internet, so they will should update ...


Turkish forces neutralise 12 terrorists in Iraq

On Sunday, Turkish troops and allied Syrian fighters ousted the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia from the city of Afrin in northern Syria after...


Jayhawks arrive in Omaha for Sweet 16

The Tigers later pushed their advantage to 41 points. Clemson advanced by limiting Auburn to 25.8 percent shooting and points on just 22 of 70 possessio...


Tropical Cyclone Nora could cross Queensland coast as category three

The NT News ($ ) and Gladstone Observer ($ ) report that a severe cyclone is expected to form off the coast of the tropical Northern Territory town of Nhulun...


Waverton Investment Management Ltd Has $100.32 Million Stake in Amazon.com, Inc

Realistically speaking, this volatility measure can be used by stock traders of the mini-market for multiple reasons and purposes in evaluating the actual pr...


Demonstrators Delay NBA Game To Protest Police Killing Of Stephon Clark

Two officers who shot Mr Clark are purportedly heard asking him to show his hands and shouting, "gun, gun, gun", before opening fire. He also questioned why a...


Over 450 athletes to take part in Esrar Race 2018

Matt Scoggins Photo RHS junior Marshall Webber finished ninth in the 300 hurdles at the first track meet of the season in Rifle. CCC Athletic Trainer Michael ...


U.S. stocks trade lower after Trump's trade move

The S&P 500 notched its worst week in more than two years Friday, as stocks continued to retreat while investors weigh the impact of tariffs and higher inte...


Congress wins 3 seats, BJP 1 in Karnataka RS polls

Congress leader Aradhana Misra said, "Congress party has given its support to BSP candidate Bhim Rao Ambedkar". "We knew the BSP candidate will not reach ...


Lalu Prasad Yadav sentenced 14 years jail in 4th Fodder Scam

Both Lalu Prasad and Mishra are facing five cases each in the fodder scam in Ranchi . Special CBI court judge S S Prasad had earlier convicted Lalu and 50 othe...


Trump move on tariffs sparks trade debate

Officials, however, refrained from giving any further details even as USTR submitted its Section 301 report on its investigation into "unfair" Chinese trade pra...


Girl critically wounded in Maryland school shooting has died

The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office announced Friday that Jaelynn Willey died Thursday at 11:34 p.m. ET while surrounded by family. The mother, holding a...


U.S. stocks close lower amid trade concerns

An importer based in eastern China's Shandong province said: "With those tariffs , we wouldn't import USA pork". Under Beijing's proposed retaliation plan, ...


Theresa May Prods EU for Tough Russia Response

British Prime Minister Theresa May briefed other European Union leaders on the probe into the attack over a summit dinner on Thursday. There had been specul...