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Cristiano Ronaldo's new airport bust is about as terrible as could be

Cristiano Ronaldo scored on his home island of Madeira, a day before the local airport is to be named in his honour, as Portugal surrendered a two-goal lead to...


Nigel Farage says he will leave Britain if Brexit is a disaster

It's the day he's been hoping for as long as anyone can remember - and boy, did Nigel Farage look smug on Wednesday while celebrating the triggering of Articl...


Wizards clinch National Basketball Association divisional title

Kelly Oubre Jr. hit a 3-pointer to make it 113-108, effectively finishing off the Lakers . "I thought our guys did a good job of playing for most of the night,...


President Trump's Approval Rating Drops to New Low

According to the most recent Gallup poll , Trump started out his term at 44%, dropping 8% in the wake of all of the Trump team's bungling. Note to President ...


North Carolina's Luke Maye Is an American Hero

The basket gave North Caro. Kentucky led for less than 4 minutes in a game North Carolina had a big edge on the boards (44-34) and inside, where the Tar Hee...


Australia shelves planned extradition treaty with China

Several Coalition MPs have discussed crossing the floor and conservative figures including Tony Abbott and Cory Bernardi have voiced opposition. The Chinese E...


Attack on African Students,5 Arrested

The protest was triggered by the death of a class 12 student, who reportedly died of drug overdose, and five Nigerian students from the same neighbourhood were ...


Missing you already, Donald Tusk tells Britain as European Union divorce papers filed

Tusk said the European Union would seek to minimise the cost to European Union citizens and businesses and that Brussels wanted an orderly withdrawal for Br...


No turning back: Britain triggers Article 50

After almost seven decades of forging the continent's institutional unity, it finally showed signs of cracking. It also rules out a special deal for the City of...


McAuliffe attempts to revive Virginia's 'one-gun-a-month' law

The law barred anyone other than licensed gun sellers from purchasing more than one handgun per month in Virginia . They transported more than 200 weapons nort...


Lawyer says Trump administration moved to squelch testimony

Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.), a member of the House Intelligence Committee, joined calls for House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) t...


Arab summit to endorse Palestinian positions with eye on US

In the statement, which came at the end of the heavily-guarded Arab League Summit in Jordan, the 17 leaders expressed their support of a two-state solution and ...


Ivanka Trump becomes unpaid White House employee

Still, ethics experts have raised concerns that by not becoming an official employee, she could skirt transparency and ethical provisions. "I have heard the c...


Senate, White House pass on House push to revive health bill

The letter was sent a day after Trump told senators gathered for a White House reception that "we are all going to make a deal on health care", according to W...


France's Le Pen Lacks Election Funds, Denies Russian Backing

Far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen said that if her plan to pull France from the euro currency is rejected by the French if she is elected...


Australian prime minister won't choose between China and US

Symbolism: Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Premier Li are united in opposition to trade protectionism. This year also marks the 45th anniversary of China's ...


Jaitley introduces four key GST bills in Parliament

He added that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has totally misled the House. The GST Council, comprising Union Finance Minister and his state counterparts, ha...


Amnesty: US-led coalition not protecting Mosul civilians

The explosion damaged a number of buildings, including the one where IS was holding 130 civilians as human shields and where snipers were deployed on its roof, ...


Partisan reaction from local reps after Republican effort to dump Obamacare dies

And while a set of federal essential health benefits , required of health plans sold to individuals and small businesses, will now remain in law, federal healt...


3500 pounds of cocaine seized near Puerto Rico; 4 arrested

U.S. Coast Guard officials conducted a massive drug bust, which spanned over a 26-day period. Quite a haul onboard a U.S. Coast Guard ship that docked at Port...


British police make 2 new arrests in London attack

The Islamic State group claimed that one of its "soldiers" carried out the attack. The family of PC Keith Palmer , who intercepted Masood as he tried to stor...


Zuma to be absent from Kathadra funeral

He was 87 years old. However, Mr Zuma did not attend the funeral and would not attend a memorial service later this week "in compliance with the wishes of the...


First lady helps present courage awards to 13 women

Honoring a dozen women from around the world at the "Women of Courage" award ceremony, Trump said the United States must "continue to shine the light on each mi...


London attack death toll increases to four

Sara Payne-Mcfarland wrote on Facebook: "SO, SO SORRY to inform everyone - Kurt has passed away from the injuries he received during the attack in London ". ...


Joe Biden Regrets Not Running for President

On Wednesday, Biden told CNN he thought "any gentleman" would apologize for making the type of remarks that Trump had made, accusing Obama of having had him wir...


Ex-Christie aides to be sentenced in New Jersey bridge case

Baroni, a 45-year-old lawyer and former state senator, and Kelly, 44, were convicted of conspiracy and fraud on November 4. Fort Lee officials said the the gr...


Sanctions won't halt nuclear programme: North Korean envoy

The reported launch failure comes as the North is angrily reacting to ongoing annual U.S. -South Korean military drills that it views as an invasion rehearsal...


City focused for tough Arsenal and Chelsea tests: Garcia

The club finished as Championship winners, having ended the season 23 league games undefeated, breaking their record transfer fee for Andre Gray along the way -...


Guns silent as engineers work to ease pressure on Syrian dam

USA planes and special forces have provided air and ground support to the SDF fighters, who are moving closer to an assault on the IS capital of Raqqa, about 40...


Commander says US may have played role in Mosul deaths

The U.S. -led coalition received 27 reports of incidents involving civilian casualties in Iraq and Syria in January, up from 12 in December, according to th...


Family of US Man Killed in London Attack Thanks Well-Wishers

Payne says the most hard aspect of the experience has been that " Kurt is no longer with us, and we miss him terribly". He was killed when British national...


President Trump asserts immunity against defamation claims

Zervos sued Trump for alleged defamation when he denied her claims that he kissed her without her consent during a meeting at his NY office, and kissed and gro...


Toomey's bill brings recognition to Vietnam veterans

These Americans sacrificed to protect our country - they are our family, friends, and neighbors, and it is important to honor and remember their patriotism, ser...


Gov't watchdog to examine cost of Trump's Florida travel

Democrats said a government watchdog will review the president's travel expenses and security procedures while staying at his Mar-a-Lago resort, the Global Ne...


Bring a proposal against hunger: Mulayam Singh Yadav

Akhilesh had convened the party's national executive meeting in Lucknow on Saturday but senior members Mulayam and Khan were conspicuously absent. "Mulayam ...


Marine Alexander Blackman tells of 'profound sense of relief' at sentence cut

Sgt. Blackman was jailed for killing a wounded Taliban terrorist on duty in the heat of battle in Afghanistan, but had his sentence reduced from murder to mansl...


Top Turkish banker arrested in US in Iran sanctions probe

US prosecutors on Tuesday charged an executive at a Turkish state-owned bank with participating in a multi-year scheme to violate USA sanctions against Iran, es...


Wisma Putra to release statement on status of Jong-Nam's remains soon

Several police officers, including the investigations officer of Jong-nam's murder, had spent about three hours at the North Korean embassy this morning - purpo...


Turkey Relations Worsen Amid Calls for EU Membership Freeze

While world leaders congratulated the Dutch Prime Minister on his landslide victory, Erdogan threatened to tear up the European Union migrant deal and told Rutt...


Hamilton: Vettel a bigger challenge than Rosberg

Hamilton finished the race a distant 9.975 seconds behind Vettel while teammate Bottas finished the race further 1.275 seconds behind. And the folks at Red Bu...


Remains of at least one victim found near sunken S.Korean ferry

Salvage workers who raised South Korea's sunken Sewol ferry have found remains believed to be one of the victims missing since the 2014 disaster, the maritime...


Now is not the time: May rejects Scots independence vote

The Scottish leader will seek approval next Wednesday for a new vote in the devolved Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh, but May's government has the right to blo...


Republicans on Obamacare repeal: 'We're going to get it done'

Poe was one of the few group members to declare support for the legislation. "Saying "no" is easy, leading is hard but that is what we were elected to do". Mr...


UK Authorities Pressure Facebook To Gain Access To Whatsapp

The Home Secretary went on to say that the like of Google which operates social sharing platforms like WordPress must realise that they are publishing compani...


Trump attacks conservative lawmakers over health bill

Representative Ted Poe resigned from the House Freedom Caucus on Sunday because of the group's refusal to vote for the healthcare bill championed by President...


Michigan's upset win over Louisville sparked by Moe Wagner

But it's senior point man Derrick Walton Jr. who leads the way. He just makes the right play at all times . "It came down to a couple of crucial plays and we m...


Center-right GERB party wins Bulgaria's polls: partial official results

The election was the third in four years. PSB leader Kornelia Ninova had said she was not content with Bulgaria being a "second-class member" of the European U...


Israel ignores demand to stop settlement building

Israel this week reportedly rejected a request by the Trump administration to freeze settlement construction in isolated settlement blocs. The statement, t...


Pc Keith Palmer set to be remembered at National Memorial Arboretum

The attacker, identified as Khalid Masood, drove his auto into crowds of people on Westminster Bridge on Wednesday afternoon, killing three and wounding some 50...


India ranks a low 122 among world's happiest countries

The World Happiness report , produced by the United Nations , has revealed the happiest countries in 2017. It also considers the factors like economic s...