Russell Westbrook caps record season with NBA's MVP Award

World-renowned artist Drake serves as the 2017 NBA Awards Show host while Nicki Minaj has a special performance for fans and players in attendance. While the league has given out the award for Most Valuable Player since the '50s, the Nati... More..

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Grey power is taking over! Census reveals big jump in 65-pluses
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Grey power is taking over! Census reveals big jump in 65-pluses

At the same time, we remain a predominantly religious country. These top five countries account for about half of the migrants coming to Australia. Australia was home on census night to 6.1 million familie...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Confederations Cup | Portugal and Mexico seal semi-final berths

All Whites coach Anthony Hudson at the Confederations Cup 2017. We have to be better and more consistent, stronger in both ways. The Kiwi side started well but Real Madrid superstar Ronaldo soon worked his...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Team New Zealand routs Oracle Team USA to win America's Cup

Close to 100 people packed No. 4 Bar and Restaurant in Merivale at 5am on Tuesday, crowding around televisions and tucking into cooked breakfasts, to see the last race of the America's Cup in Bermuda. They in...More..

Bengaluru entrepreneur loses forearm in crocodile attack, now booked for trespassing
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Bengaluru entrepreneur loses forearm in crocodile attack, now booked for trespassing

The lake is at least 46 km from Bengaluru. Dandwate, a 26-year-old IIT graduate is the CEO of Turtle Shell Technologies. The friends were out on a weekend trip and had planned to visit a temple in Thatteker...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Not a single blot of corruption against my government: Narendra Modiq

Trump has been a little cool towards India . Implementation of the GST shows India can take big decisions and implement them swiftly, the prime minister said at the interaction with the group of CEOs that i...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Northern Ireland party leader in talks with Conservatives

While May negotiated the DUP deal, senior Conservatives such as ex-Prime Minister John Major raised concerns the deal risks pitching the province back into turmoil by convincing "hard men" on both sides of ...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Study links legalized pot with increase in car crash claims

Although states where recreational marijuana is legal may have experienced a slight bump in traffic collisions, the good news is that there wasn't an increase in crash-related fatalities compared to ot...More..

US Supreme Court Agrees To Hear Colorado's Masterpiece Cakeshop Case
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

US Supreme Court Agrees To Hear Colorado's Masterpiece Cakeshop Case

The dispute pits two provisions of the U.S. Constitution's First Amendment against each other: the guarantee of the free exercise of religion and the Establishment Clause requiring the separation of church and ...More..

War, violence, persecution push displacement to new unprecedented high: UNHCR report
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

War, violence, persecution push displacement to new unprecedented high: UNHCR report

With the world home to more than 65 million refugees , Ethiopia is playing its dutiful part as one of the top five refugee hosting countries globally, said Zeynu Jemal, Deputy Director of ARRA. UNHCR re...More..

Charlie Sheen sued again for exposing woman to AIDS
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Charlie Sheen sued again for exposing woman to AIDS

Sheen is not officially named as the defendant in the lawsuit, but the plaintiff alleges the defendant gave a nationally-televised interview on November 17, 2015 to announce he was HIV-positive - which is the e...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Sens. Susan Collins, Rand Paul express doubts about Senate health care bill

In the Sunday interview , Trump said , "I want to see a bill with heart". Trump said Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer criticized the GOP bill before knowing what was in it. The Senate Republican hea...More..

Dry Start To The Week
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Dry Start To The Week

However, sunshine today with a few clouds, a breeze a times and low humidity. By Saturday , highs will once again be in the upper 80s with an increased chance of rain. Tuesday .Mostly sunny. Small rain chanc...More..

Team NZ have one hand on cup
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Team NZ have one hand on cup

It worked. Both races featured lead changes and ORACLE TEAM USA earned its first win of the series . A sailing writer is heaping praise on Team New Zealand as they look to claim back the America's Cup in...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Dennis Rodman Takes Credit For Otto Warmbier's Release

While Pyongyang accepted United States demands for Mr Warmbier's return on humanitarian grounds, Washington "totally distorted this truth and dared to clamour about "retaliation" and 'pressure"' on "dignified" ...More..

Midwest City Doctor Arrested In Connection With 5 Prescription Opioid Deaths
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Midwest City Doctor Arrested In Connection With 5 Prescription Opioid Deaths

Nichols was booked into the Oklahoma County Jail on Friday afternoon on a $50,000 bond. The victims ranged in age from 21 to 55 years old, Tech Times reports . In a statement , Hunter said that " Nichols' b...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Russian Federation launches six cruise missiles at Islamic State installations in Syria

Restraint is breaking down. Whether he feared a repeat of the 2011 Libya intervention-where narrow humanitarian goals quickly and nearly seamlessly transitioned into regime change-or he simply acknowledged th...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Davis 'pretty sure' he'll get good Brexit deal

She's bold. She takes her time. Ministers want Chancellor Philip Hammond to replace Theresa May as a caretaker Prime Minister, provided he appoints Brexit Secretary David Davis as his deputy and agrees to...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Four Arab countries give Qatar 10 days to close Al Jazeera

Kuwait has handed Qatar a list of demands by the UAE, Saudi Arabia , Bahrain and Egypt , the Qatari broadcaster Al Jazeera reported earlier Friday. Although the US State Department and Pentagon are c...More..

Israel did not comply with United Nations call to stop settlements
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Israel did not comply with United Nations call to stop settlements

Despite global opposition to Israeli settlement construction, which is illegal under worldwide law, ground was broken at the site of the proposed Amichai settlement, which is meant to accommodate settlers who t...More..

SEC, SEC: Tigers, Gators set to play for national title
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

SEC, SEC: Tigers, Gators set to play for national title

LSU coach Paul Mainieri , left, and Kramer Robertson (3) watch as pitcher Alex Lange (35) talks to relief pitcher Zack Hess (38) before Lang leaves the game during the eighth inning of an NCAA College Wo...More..

10 bodies found, scores missing in massive China landslide
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

10 bodies found, scores missing in massive China landslide

CCTV also said 118 people were missing in the disaster, which occurred in Sichuan province. Another 110 people living nearby in another part of the village were being evacuated to a township school last night...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

South Africa level T20 series with England

Morgan's stepping down was not the only source of angst, with the Somerset director of cricket, Matthew Maynard, taking to social media to voice his frustration at Craig Overton not being granted a debut as had...More..

Federer beats Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-3 for 9th Halle title
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Federer beats Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-3 for 9th Halle title

Swiss great Roger Federer thrashed Alexander Zverev to win his ninth title at the Wimbledon warm-up tournament in Halle on Sunday. Federer, who skipped the clay-court season after winning the Miami Open i...More..

Michelle Carter adds bronze medal at USATF Championships
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Michelle Carter adds bronze medal at USATF Championships

Truniger was seeded third, and Cole had the 12th best time entering Friday's race. Also competing at the USA Junior Outdoor Championships, the Hokies' Brandon Thomas , a rising sophomore from Richmond, cam...More..

Turkey refuses to pull out troops from Qatar, citing sovereign rights
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Turkey refuses to pull out troops from Qatar, citing sovereign rights

Qatari transport minister Jassim Saif Al Sulaiti told Reuters that the Gulf state wants the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) to open international air routes over Gulf waters now managed by th...More..

Pence visits Focus on Family amid change for religious right
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Pence visits Focus on Family amid change for religious right

Focus on the Family is a Christian outreach ministry that provides parental and marital counseling. Mr. Pence will visit with campaign donors at a fundraiser dinner for US Senator Cory Gardner at the Broadmo...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

US Fed raises a key rate, signals third hike later

Also on Wednesday, a prominent Republican was among those shot by a gunman said to be angry with Mr Trump. The Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday for the second time in three months an...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

UAE: US, European guarantees needed to solve Gulf crisis

US President Donald Trump has taken a tough stance on Qatar , accusing it of being a "high level" sponsor of terrorism, but he has also offered help to the parties in the dispute to resolve their differences...More..

Trump talks Israeli-Palestinian peace deal with newly chosen Saudi Crown Prince
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Trump talks Israeli-Palestinian peace deal with newly chosen Saudi Crown Prince

Mohammed's appointment as heir to the throne completes a gradual stripping of power from the ousted crown prince, Mohammed bin Nayef , 57, who has also been fired as deputy prime minister and interior minister...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Eid Al Fitr 2017 to begin Sunday, Qatar's Awqaf says

Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev also congratulated Russian Muslims on the Eid al-Fitr holiday. Interestingly, breaking fast in Ramzan is all about meaty delicacies but candies is of more importance ...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Congressman Ryan says party's message is why Democrats losing elections

Despite a series of awful national elections during her 12 years in charge and leaving the party as the minority in the House and Senate, Pelosi remains the most powerful Democrat in the House. "That would be...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

US lawmakers urge Trump to press India's Modi on trade, investment

The bearers of two potentially clashing slogans, "Made in India " and "America First", will finally meet Monday at the White House . The dinner will be the first meeting between Mr. The Prime Minister thank...More..

Democrats Search For Silver Lining After Narrowly Losing Georgia Election
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Democrats Search For Silver Lining After Narrowly Losing Georgia Election

A reporter asked how the minority leader would respond to President Trump's latest tweet attacking her, as well as " Republicans who believe that you are actually helpful to them in some of these races". "Th...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

More whiffs for the scrambling Democrats

With Jaffe addressing issues like single-payer healthcare and President Trump tweeting that he hopes the Democrats keep her, Pelosi's next primary competition could end up being her most challenging ele...More..