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Vogel wins every heat for her 3rd world sprint cycling gold

Friday saw Archibald claim her second world title and first as an individual after her 2014 team pursuit win. "The riders have been focused on performance aroun...


Russia blocks UN Security Council condemnation of Syria attack

The powers are at odds over the fate of Moscow's longtime ally President Bashar al-Assad, a rift exacerbated after an alleged Syrian chemical attack last week...


MOAB strike: 90 IS fighters killed in Afghanistan

Although its presence in Afghanistan is smaller than that of the country's main insurgent group, the Taliban; IS's local branch - the Islamic State of Iraq and ...


PM Modi, Sheikh Hasina condemn Bangladesh genocide of 1971

On Friday, in a special gesture, Modi personally received Sheikh Hasina at the airport when she arrived here on a four-day visit to India. Modi recalled the s...


Carter Page now a 'no comment' on FBI investigations

During the 2016 presidential campaign, Carter Page told Bloomberg , that he was named one of Donald Trump's potential Foreign Policy Advisers saying, "So man...


Churches in southern Egypt will not celebrate Easter

Abdullah had detonated his explosives at the church's entrance. Hours later, a suicide bomber struck the Saint Marks Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Alexandria...


Toyota Announces $1.33 Billion Investment in Kentucky Plant

The investment will also modernize and stremaline the production process, by updating equipment and constructing an all-new paint shop. The Japanese automaker...


Trump and taxes: Back to drawing board, seeks GOP consensus

Stocks rallied after his election on the promise of lower taxes and fewer regulations, but the Dow Jones Industrial Average has dipped 1.2 percent over the past...


India exposed on issue of terror financing in Pakistan: FO

Consular access was denied to the India High Commission which is a violation of human rights. The reproduction of the story/photograph in any form will be lia...


House race in heavily GOP Kansas surprisingly competitive

Estes told the Wichita Eagle on Wednesday that he hadn't heard anything about a possible primary challenge from Wagle, and said he was not yet thinking about ...


Atlanta Highway Fire: Suspect Basil Eleby Charged With First-Degree Arson

ATLANTA (AP ) - Officials say three people have been arrested in connection with a massive fire under Interstate 85 in Atlanta that caused a portion of the brid...


No US Trading Partners Manipulate Currency, Trump Administration says

Trump has said some USA trading partners, particularly China, manipulated their currency, but has since backed off that claim and acknowledged that China had no...


Syria chemical attack allegation 'credible': OPCW

Assad's government has been blamed for a suspected sarin gas attack in Idlib province last week in which killed nearly 90 people. But Assad said it was possib...


Spicer says he let Trump down with comments comparing Assad and Hitler

I mean, you know, I hope people understand that we all make mistakes. There's no other way to say it. She said she wishes she was in the press room so she c...


Kremlin says no positive shift yet on Russia-US ties

Safronkov said Russia's Foreign Minister asked U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson during talks earlier Wednesday in Moscow to jointly request the Organizatio...


He's Back! Former Iranian President Ahmadinejad to Run Again

But Ahmadinejad said today that he interpreted that statement not as an order, but as advice. Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamanei, had previousl...


Delaware Teen Convicted In Fatal School Bathroom Fight

The prosecution played video clips of the fight, showing one of the 17-year-olds punching and kicking Amy after she had fallen to the floor. "The message bein...


People were upset over MLA quitting: AAP after bypoll defeat

The result has left a dent in the aspirations of AAP weeks before the scheduled MCD polls in the national capital region. BJP leaders have already claimed tha...


Here's Where To Find An Easter Egg Hunt On The South Lakefront

John Kin Club. The afternoon brought face painting, the corn cannon, cow train, coloring contest, a visit by the Easter Bunny and, of course, the Easter Egg ...


North Korea rolls out missiles, other weaponry at parade

Trump has repeatedly said he will prevent Pyongyang from its goal of developing a nuclear-tipped ballistic missile capable of reaching the mainland United State...


BJP cheated people to come to power, Akhilesh alleges

That is why I have made a decision to appoint him as vice-president, " Mayawati said. "I had only said that if Prime Minister's picture will be there, then th...


Local Baptist churches celebrating Easter Sunday together

St. Mary's is located at 140 Chestnut Cir.in Blowing Rock. Traditional worship begins at 11 a.m. Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church , Ridge Road, Bowl...


Son levels S Korean scoring record as Spurs beat Bournemouth

While the Argentine manager was pleased with how his side performed, Pochettino says the game was all about getting points on the board in case Chelsea drop poi...


Breakfast follows Easter service

Sunday at the church, 1115 13th St., Clarkston. Good Friday , April 14 , 7 p.m., Proper Liturgy of Good Friday . There will be no Saturday night service th...


Italian rescue ships save about 2000 migrants

At least 905 people have died or gone missing in the same time. According to the Italian coastguard, 19 rescue operations by NGOs, including the medical chari...


Pakistan playing unsafe game in Kulbhushan Jadhav's case, says Parrikar

As India's ties with Pakistan worsen due to the death sentence given to retired Indian Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav, the country has made a decision to put al...


Russia: Syria probe must involve many nations

US President Donald Trump said the attack was a response to the alleged chemical weapon use in Syria's Idlib, which Washington blames on the Syrian government. ...


BC party leaders take election campaign to annual Sikh celebration

The NDP leader then turned the tables, saying Clark has already failed the province's children by "starving them of the education they deserved", a reference to...


Japan PM: NKorea may be capable of sarin-loaded missiles

Responding to a question about Japan's readiness at a time of increased tension, Abe told lawmakers that North Korea may already have the capability to shoo...


North Korea fires a possible ballistic missile

The United Nations Security Council condemned this week's launch of a ballistic missile by North Korea in a strongly worded press statement Thursday, demand...


Car bomb kills at least 39 Syria evacuees

The Syrian government and rebels began a coordinated population transfer Friday of about 10,000 people from four towns besieged for years amid the country's blo...


US berates Syria at OPCW meeting on Syria chemical attack

He says through a translator that it's important for Russian Federation to understand the "real intentions" of the Trump administration. Syrian President Bash...


British Woman Fatally Stabbed In Jerusalem

Israel's Shin Bet domestic security service said her attacker was a 57-year-old Palestinian man from east Jerusalem . A spokeswoman for the UK's foreign offi...


Thousands of evacuated Syrians stuck as transfer stalls

A Facebook page belonging to the pro-government Foua and Kfraya villages said all those in three buses were killed or are still missing while a rebel official s...


Trump admin. declines to brand China a currency manipulator

Instead, the administration's first twice-yearly currency review singled out China and five other countries as needing to be monitored for their currency practi...


New York Rangers vs. Montreal Canadiens - 4/16/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Brandon Saad scored for Columbus, and Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 28 shots. Game 3 is Sunday night in NY. Desperation had to set in late in Game 2 for the Mont...


Syrian TV says dozens killed in blast near evacuation buses

But as the government and rebels disagreed over the number of gunmen to be evacuated, the buses were left stuck at two separate parts, but adjacent parts of the...


Russia, Iran and Syria issue warning to US

The U.S. hasn't shown evidence that Assad was responsible for the April 4 attack in Idlib, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters Friday in Bishkek, Kyr...


Dortmund blast victim Bartra leaves hospital

The letters referred to the use of Tornado reconnaissance planes in Syria, which Germany has deployed as part of the military campaign against ISIS. With Dort...


US Air Force and Army troops conduct drills in South Korea

Korean People's Army (KPA) tanks are displayed during a military parade marking the 105th anniversary of the birth of late North Korean leader Kim Il-Sung in P...


AC Milan fans expose banner against Galliani during derby clash

Milan's fans show a banner welcoming the team's new Chinese owners during an Italian Serie A soccer match between Inter Milan and AC Milan , at the San Siro...


Here Are The Winners Of The 2017 Pulitzer Prizes

ProPublica is just nine years old but has won four Pulitzers, partly through its innovative collaborations with other news organizations. The staff of the ...


South Africa's biggest trade union calls for Zuma to quit

The African National Congress (ANC) says it will vote against the motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma . The ANC's National Working Committee (NWC...


Is this a new Trump? Abrupt reversals may reflect experience

The two leaders spoke Tuesday night, April 11, 2017, Washington time. "The greatest in the world", Trump said at a Florida rally a year ago. Using Fox Busin...


Trump is still learning what most people already know

Trump also repeated that trade concessions could be on the table for more co-operation on North Korea . In an interview that aired Wednesday on Fox Busin...


US VP Mike Pence Traveling to Asia-Pacific to Address 'Problems'

The vice president's 10-day trip comes as North Korea celebrates the 105th anniversary of the birth of national founder Kim Il Sung, which falls on Saturday and...


New Species of Shrimp Named After Pink Floyd

De Grave has been a fan of Pink Floyd since he was a teenager, according to the BBC . But few of these names feel as appropriate as Synalpheus pinkfloydi , a ...


Turkey: explosion at police station was 'terror attack'

An explosion in a fix shop at a police compound in Turkey was the result of a "terror attack" and not an accident, the country's interior minister said Wednesda...


Spurs' Dier hoping for Chelsea slip-up at Manchester United

While the feat would be significant - and any margin greater than 10 points would represent the largest gap between the sides in nine years - it would remain an...


Swedish police say truck attack suspect showed ISIS sympathies

Rakhmat Akilov , 39, was arrested by Swedish police in the wake of the fatal attack that included one Brit killed. The Stockholm suspect, aged 39 and from the...