American climber dies on Everest, Indian missing

An Indian climber went missing while descending the "death zone" after scaling Mount Everest , officials said on Sunday, following the death of two climbers over the past month. In 2015, Amrita Yearwood described the anguished wait for word of her t... More..

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Mattis: US stands with Asia-Pacific
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Mattis: US stands with Asia-Pacific

The dialogue is organized by the International Institute for Strategic Studies, or IISS, and is now the largest gathering of defense professionals in the Asia-Pacific region. The UN Security Council on Friday...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

England's Woakes out of Champions Trophy

Root also appeared to incur a calf problem."Hopefully it is more cramp and me being a bit wet", said Root, the man-of-the-match, at the presentation ceremony. We need to identify the mistakes we did while bowl...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Putin: 'Don't Worry, Be Happy' As Trump Ditches Climate Deal

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday that a 3-year-old could have hacked the us election and that his country was not responsible. Despite the conclusion from the US intelligence community that hack...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Chris Woakes ruled out of ICC Champions Trophy

Woakes , along with Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler , was given permission by England to miss the recent one-day worldwide series against Ireland to play in the Indian Premier League . Pakistan will take on...More..

Wild elephant enters house, tramples 4 to death in outskirts of Coimbatore
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Wild elephant enters house, tramples 4 to death in outskirts of Coimbatore

The elephant entered Vellalore village in the early hours of Friday and went around attacking people, including a 12-year-old girl. In a freak incident, a wild elephant Friday strayed into a human settlement ...More..

Salmonella outbreaks blamed on getting too friend with fowl
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Salmonella outbreaks blamed on getting too friend with fowl

All of the sick reported obtaining baby poultry from several sources , including feed supply stores, websites, hatcheries and relatives. Salmonella has sickened at least one Whatcom County resident and 1...More..

Miley's pitching, 4 HRs carry Orioles past Red Sox 7-5
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Miley's pitching, 4 HRs carry Orioles past Red Sox 7-5

I just landed a bit different, and that's it". He allowed seven runs on eight hits, both season highs, with six strikeouts and no walks over 5 2/3 innings. Rodriguez just didn't have it from the outset, allowin...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Midweek podcast: BC's Liberal MPs face a political pipeline pickle

As party representatives try to negotiate an agreement with Green Party leader Andrew Weaver to support one or the other major party in crucial votes, the focus shifts to B.C. "He said that it was a fundament...More..

Austin joins SA in lawsuit to sanctuary cities ban
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Austin joins SA in lawsuit to sanctuary cities ban

The Austin City Council first voted to authorize the lawsuit against the ban on May 18 in a 10-to-1 vote. In Texas, SB4 is set to go into effect on September 1, though it will have to clear mounting legal...More..

Man with new tattoo dies after getting flesh eating bacteria while swimming
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Man with new tattoo dies after getting flesh eating bacteria while swimming

The unidentified 31-year-old had ignored advice given by his tattoo artists to avoid swimming pools and oceans for two weeks, The Daily Mail reported . Despite battling septic shock for two weeks, his kidney...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

LeBron James: 'Got to figure out how to combat' Kevin Durant, Warriors

It was a ideal return to the National Basketball Association final for Durant , who shook the National Basketball Association world by joining the Warriors from the Oklahoma City Thunder last summer,...More..

Robson backs Manchester United for Sanchez move
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Robson backs Manchester United for Sanchez move

They were all prolific marksmen and Robson insists Sanchez is "100 per cent guaranteed" to have the same effect. It also takes the pressure away from the likes of Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Juan Mata and all of the ...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Kathy Griffin Lawyers Up To Address 'Bullying' From Trump Family

Griffin is holding the press conference after a controversial photoshoot where she was holding a bloodied mask depicting President Donald Trump and to address alleged bullying by the Trump family . Griffin...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

"Ring That Bell" event celebrates National Cancer Survivors Day

Hopefully, with time that will change and we will eradicate this disease once and for all. The evening will conclude with a special Luminaria Ceremony to remember those lost to cancer and honor those survivin...More..

McCloskey, GM who built Pistons'
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

McCloskey, GM who built Pistons' "Bad Boys" teams, has died

Jack McCloskey, the general manager who guided the Pistons during the Bad Boys era, died Thursday at his home in Savannah, Ga. He had been the general manager of the team from 1979-1992. She added that McClos...More..

South Sudan: 15 children die in botched vaccine campaign
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

South Sudan: 15 children die in botched vaccine campaign

It is setting up a commission to determine who is responsible and whether victims' families will be compensated. South Sudan has been embroiled in a bloody civil war for three years now, which has led to ...More..

US President Donald Trump badly misunderstood climate research, university says
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

US President Donald Trump badly misunderstood climate research, university says

In his own response to Trump's decision , Canada's prime minister, Justin Trudeau , held out hope for working with local governments in American cities and states , while expressing regret at what he c...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Bangladesh prepare to take on 'favourites' England in Champions Trophy opener

Kiwis to bank on World Cup experience. Taskin Ahmed is also the lead player of the team, so he could also be considered in the Playing XI. How will they cope in someone else's lounge-room? Busy and the energe...More..

GST Council to fix rates on gold, biscuits tomorrow
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

GST Council to fix rates on gold, biscuits tomorrow

The body is expected to seek logic behind the finance ministry's decision to impose an 18% GST rate on telecom services while choosing to levy a 12% tax on mobile handsets. The report said the telecom service...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Smoke from fire kills 36 in Philippine casino attack

Witnesses who spoke to radio stations said several gunmen were seen in the complex. "We can not relate it to terrorism because he did not shoot anybody". President Trump speaking in Washington, where he a...More..

Billionaire Bloomberg pledges $15 million to UN for climate change
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Billionaire Bloomberg pledges $15 million to UN for climate change

Even as the United States pulled out of the climate agreement, India and China both reaffirmed their pledge towards the accord. "It is also a grave disappointment for millions of people living in those ...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Merkel - Paris climate pact needed for sake of Mother Earth

In Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar", Brutus said these famous lines: "There is a tide in the affairs of men". In the United States, energy related carbon dioxide emissions have significantly declined since bef...More..

China makes concessions to Germany on electric car quotas
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

China makes concessions to Germany on electric car quotas

The investment deal will benefit the two-way opening-up and equality between the Chinese and European Union markets, and improve the mutual trade and investment scales of two sides. Scientists say the planet is...More..

Vegas police checking theft from condom, sex toy warehouse
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Vegas police checking theft from condom, sex toy warehouse

LELO is a Swedish company, but they have a warehouse sitting in Las Vegas, Nevada. A representative of Stockholm, Sweden-based LELO Inc. said in a statement Tuesday that thieves were seen on security recor...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

World Reacts To Trump's Decision To Withdraw From Climate Agreement

However, he noted the importance of an agreement that recognizes climate change . "There is no way", said Macron, who took office less than a month ago. But they also pledged to defend the agreement and not ...More..

Super Eagles Nigeria move up in FIFA Ranking
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Super Eagles Nigeria move up in FIFA Ranking

The next FIFA World Ranking will be published on 6 July 2017. The three-time African champions are yet to lose a game since German coach Gernot Rohr took charge, and the last time they suffered a defeat w...More..

Putin says Russia never involved in hacking
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Putin says Russia never involved in hacking

Putin promised India full support in the latter's fight against terror, while clarifying that Putin said that Russian Federation did not have any "tight" military relationship with Pakistan. Moreover he said ...More..

Paris climate deal: Trump pulls United States out of 2015 accord
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Paris climate deal: Trump pulls United States out of 2015 accord

In response, the three leaders said: "We deem the momentum generated in Paris in December 2015 irreversible and we firmly believe that the Paris Agreement can not be renegotiated, since it is a vital instrument...More..

Angry world leaders vow to defend climate pact after Trump pullout
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Angry world leaders vow to defend climate pact after Trump pullout

Tonight the United States has turned its back on the world, but France will not turn its back on Americans. Mexican ministers said the world had a "moral imperative" to live up to the commitments made in ...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Weather.com trolls Trump's climate decision

Climate change activist Leonardo DiCaprio offered a way to protest President Donald Trump's decision to pull the United States out of an global agreement to fight rising temperatures: support organiz...More..

Reynolds, Fisher collectibles up for auction, home for sale
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Reynolds, Fisher collectibles up for auction, home for sale

The dress Reynolds wore for the You Were Meant For Me song opposite Gene Kelly in the 1952 musical will be up for grabs alongside a costume worn in Belly Up To The Bar, Boys. She would later complain of a lack...More..

Sterling drops after poll suggests hung United Kingdom parliament
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Sterling drops after poll suggests hung United Kingdom parliament

Now, a YouGov poll released Wednesday suggests Conservatives could actually lose their majority and be forced to form a coalition government. Despite saying she wouldn't, May called for a snap election to s...More..

A lot at stake in 2017 NBA Finals
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

A lot at stake in 2017 NBA Finals

The Cavaliers pulled out a 109-108 victory in their heavily hyped Christmas Day matchup in Cleveland when Kyrie Irving made a turnaround jumper with 3.4 seconds remaining to complete a comeback from a 14-poin...More..

President Trump's Paris climate decision comes Thursday, with the world watching
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

President Trump's Paris climate decision comes Thursday, with the world watching

Donald Trump stunned and infuriated environmentalists around the world on June 1 when he officially pulled out of the Paris Climate Agreement. With Trump's action, the United States will walk away from alm...More..