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West Ham backs manager Slaven Bilic despite 'tough season'

Silva extended his unbeaten home league record as a manager, stretching back through spells at Estoril, Sporting Lisbon and Olympiacos, to an impressive 39 matc...


Lionel Messi Denies Official Rant, Says He Was Talking to the Air

Brazil became the first team to qualify for the 2018 World Cup on Tuesday after beating Paraguay to clinch an eighth consecutive victory, as Argentina's campa...


Can Wisconsin Win The National Championship?

Since 2014, no team has won more NCAA Tournament games than the Badgers (13). "Let's start with these two this weekend". Two more victories for Wisconsin ...


Arrogate Takes On The World

After undergoing an emergency surgery where stents were placed in two blocked arteries, the champion American trainer lived to fight another day. Crossing the...


Trump tells NBC to stop covering Russian Federation story

In addition, former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn has offered to be interviewed by the committees and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, in exchange...


Michael Flynn in talks with Congress, wary of prosecution

The Senate Intelligence Committee turned down on Friday the request by former national security adviser Michael Flynn's lawyer for a grant of immunity in ex...


Modi meets visiting Malaysian PM in Indian capital

A joint statement issued after the meeting between Mr Najib and Mr Modi disclosed that both sides had agreed to explore a possibility of enhancing cooperation i...


UK police release final man questioned in terror attack

A 32-year-old woman arrested over the Westminster attack has been released with no further action. The 30-year-old man was arrested in Birmingham on March 26 ...


Hotel carbon monoxide leak kills child, sickens others

She had just been with the other children in the pool area and went into the room, where she became unresponsive. Six were in stable condition, and one was in c...


Westminster attack was over in just 82 seconds

Rowley said: "Clearly that's the main line of our investigation - is what led him to be radicalized". "At this point I want to appeal specifically to the publ...


17 missing in Indonesia landslide

Residents had defied an evacuation order from the night before to harvest crops, authorities said. The local army chief, Lt Col Slamet Sarijanto, said village...


Panel Expected To Recommend Shutdown Of Rikers Island Jail

Oh, and: "It will take many years, it will take many tough decisions along the way" - with no mention of who will make those decisions, and sell them to all the...


Brexit: UK sets out plans to replace all European Union laws

The white paper was published one day after May formally notified Brussels of Britain's intention to leave the European Union, in a letter triggering two years ...


Xi and Trump to meet face to face

The signing comes a week before Trump is set to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping. He tweeted: "The meeting next week with China will be a very hard one ...


Avalanche Of Mud And Water Kills More Than 125 In Colombian City

Santos spoke to reporters in Mocoa on Saturday after a meeting with civil defense officials. It also wiped out Mocoa's fresh water network, for which 20 water t...


French police probe motives of attacker

Police questioned and then released relatives of a man shot dead at a Paris airport, as investigators sought clues on why he attacked an army patrol in an inc...


Meghan Markle's Magnetic Personality Has Prince Harry Hooked

Although moving in together is a major relationship milestone for the prince and the Suits star, the pair hax already taken their love on a global tour since ...


Dalai Lama recalls flight to India ahead of northeast trip

I had to escape in 1959 due to Chinese Army's increased activity in Tibet. "The Dalai Lama is a revered spiritual figure and an honored guest of India". "I pa...


South Korea finds presumed remains of ferry disaster victim

Earlier, Mr Cheol-jo said the remains "are suspected to have been found among sand that leaked out from an opening at the entrance of the vessel or through a wi...


North Korean missile launch fails, US and South Korea say

North Korea may have dug new tunnels around the Punggye-ri test site in the northeast of the country, Fox said, citing a USA official. A North Korean missile ...


Nunes: House intel committee invites Comey to testify

If the president puts Russian salad dressing on his salad somehow that's a Russian connection. Along with former CIA Director John Brennan and former Director...


Electronic devices banned on some UK-bound flights: are you affected?

Terrorists are aggressively pursuing new methods to conduct attacks, including smuggling explosives in consumer items, the official said . The move came hour...


Nine Malaysians arrive home from Pyongyang post Kim row

Kim Jong Nam's murder was remarkably public, according to North Korea analysts. He said the coroner approved release of Kim's body after completion of the aut...


Manafort volunteers to testify before House Intelligence Committee in its Russian Federation probe

Nunes said his committee also asked FBI Director James Comey and National Security Agency director Adm. Michael Rogers to also return to testify in a closed...


Mother and son die after being stabbed at home in Stourbridge

Pierce Wilkinson (left) died in hospital while his father (right) remains in a critical condition. He said: 'I know Peter and Tracey started giving money to a...


China's Xi to meet Trump in Florida next week

On the other side, China has activated all its contacts in the U.S.to make bridges with the new administration, according to an Indian source. The meeting at ...


US, Seoul vow to punish Kim Jong Un after failed missile test

It added that the missile appears to have exploded within seconds of launch. USA defense officials told CNN the engine could be used for a long-range in...


South Africa's president replaces embattled finance minister

The late-night move caused the rand to drop as low as 13.5 to the dollar, down from 12.8, as investors reacted to concerns that Zuma, who has been tainted by co...


Meat sellers protest against Adityanath's crackdown on slaughterhouses

Many more operate illegally by bribing local authorities, like thousands of small businesses in this corruption-plagued country. Referring to demonetisation, ...


Rex Tillerson says Assad's fate to be decided by Syrian people

The prime minister didn't mention anything about withdrawing troops from the controlled areas, some of which have been used to houe Syrian refugees. ‎"Secreta...


AP SPIN METER: Was Trump joking on health care?

And those tax breaks everybody hates - who do you think put them there? "If they get smarter they can turn it around". This isn't a function of poll numbers, ...


Officer gets 40 years in prison in child's shooting death

Both sentences are concurrent. He faced a mandatory minimum of 20 years in prison and a maximum of 60 years. Stafford and another deputy city marshal attemp...


Mexican Peso Gains After Banxico Delivers Fifth Straight Rate Hike

During its four previous meetings, the board hiked rates by 50 basis point. According to Banxico, the move was made "to avoid contagion in price formation" an...


Defence secretary: North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members need to raise their game

The relations between Moscow and the West soured after Washington, Brussels and their allies accused Russia of fueling tensions in eastern Ukraine, which Russia...


Pistons' Caldwell-Pope cited for driving while intoxicated

Officers issued a field sobriety test and ultimately arrested Caldwell-Pope for DUI after he had trouble with the alphabet test and missed one number counting b...


Environmental groups challenge Keystone XL pipeline approval

Plaintiff Indigenous Environmental Network is a nonprofit network of indigenous people throughout North America. The news arrives as the Dakota Access Pipeli...


If BJP or Cong wins, power & water tariff will go up: Kejriwal

It is worth mentioning that the Supreme Court had directed the formation of a panel which would act as an ombudsman and would comprise of "people with impeachab...


Who gets to ask questions at the White House briefing?

The scene surrounding what is President Trump and the alleged surveillance of his transition team by the Obama Administration seems to continue to be ever so ch...


USA warns Israel on 'unrestrained' settlement building

He condemns all unilateral actions that, like the present one, threaten peace and undermine the two-state solution", Stephane Dujarric said in a statement". Ove...


Sen. Warner Participates in Hearing Investigating Russian Meddling

Witnesses for the hearing on Russian tactics of disinformation and influence campaigns include retired Gen. Keith Alexander, former director of the National S...


GST Council Okays Some Rules; To Finalise Various Rates Next Month

While issues such as composition, valuation, input tax credit and transition are on the agenda, the most crucial aspect - fitment of goods and services to the f...


Texas Senate passes private school choice bill

And, after a Republican amendment to eliminate late fees from the state's FASTER law, it would also cut $101 million a year in vehicle registration fees, up fro...


Foreign Affairs Minister: Ireland is 'Team EU' in Brexit talks

Regardless of the option taken, the people of Northern Ireland - who, like the Scottish, voted to remain in the European Union - will be left without a governme...


South Africa's president replaces finance minister

Since then, Gordhan has been perceived as a counterbalance to Zuma , who has worked to block a number of the president's initiatives and challenged him on is...


Trump travel ban: Administration appeals Hawaii judge's new ruling blocking ban

The attorneys general criticizing the travel ban are from: Virginia, Maryland, California, Oregon, Connecticut, New York, Delaware, North Carolina, Illinois, Rh...


Why this Mexican train seat has a penis on it

The accompanying video that the capital of Mexico created as part of the campaign informs that nine out of 10 women in Mexico City have experienced sexual vio...


Trump predicts 'very difficult' meeting with China's leader

This would be the first summit meeting between the two leaders. China called on the United States to play its part in resolving trade frictions between the ...


China, Australia to safeguard global trade

Turnbull and Li have spent the past several days speaking out against protectionism and touting the benefits of free trade at a time when President Donald Trump...


Trump's son criticises London mayor after attack

British Member of Parliament Wes Streeting , like Khan a member of the center-left Labour Party, called the Tweet "a disgrace", saying that Trump Jr. Aut...


UK Bans Laptops And Tablets On Flights

About 50 daily USA -bound direct flights are affected. That could again prove to be hard as many airlines don't allow electronic gadgets containing lithium-io...