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Big game James: LeBron attending Ohio State-Michigan game

However, it is likely that the Michigan-Ohio State victor gains one of the four openings in the playoff, meaning the Buckeyes could get in without even appearin...


LSU to retain Ed Orgeron as coach

The Longhorns, which have been deprived of winning and have the money to thrust itself in a tug-o-war-like chase for a pricey name like Herman, are expected to ...


Harkes' relationship with USMNT coach Arena runs deep

Klinsmann's departure has divided opinion in the United States, but Augenthaler - who played alongside the 52-year-old as Germany won the 1990 World Cup final -...


Battle for Paul Bunyan's Axe: Wisconsin Badgers' best moments

With a victory inside Camp Randall Stadium, Wisconsin would officially tie the series up at 59-59-8. Minnesota is allowing 116.6 yards on the ground. Runn...


First lady accepts White House Christmas tree from Wisconsin

First lady Michelle Obama stepped out onto the North Portico on Friday to receive the official White House Christmas Tree, a 19-foot Balsam-Veitch fir that ar...


Fight Climate Change, With or Without Trump

India had earlier welcomed the proclamation, saying that most of its demands including the issue of providing finance to developing nations to tackle climate ch...


Father of injured pipeline protester says she may lose arm

One protester, 21-year-old Sophia Wilansky, was severly injured and might lose her arm. Photos distributed by the activists showed Wilansky with a large, gapi...


France's Fabius confused by Trump statements on climate

While major media outlets, reporters and other politicians have taken the brunt of Trump's attacks, the Times also highlighted some of the more freakish enemi...


Powerball Jackpot Hits $403 Million Over Thanksgiving Holiday

Powerball is played in more than 40 states, including both Kentucky and Indiana. Matching all numbers wins the jackpot, while matching the main numbers only win...


Attempted ambush on Lewiston police officer caught on camera

The vehicle had also just left a residence known to be frequented by wanted fugitive Jesse Harrell, 20, of Lewiston. Officer Woods wrestled what turned out to b...


NATO criticizes new Russian missiles near Poland, Lithuania

Putin made the comments in USA director Oliver Stone's new documentary on the conflict in Ukraine, which aired on Russian television channel REN TV for the fi...


Times reporters tweet news of Trump meeting as it happens

Trump said "no" when asked if he would rule out investigating Clinton over her family's charity or her use of a private email server while USA secretary of stat...


San Antonio police officer fatally shot while writing ticket

That's after the arrest Monday afternoon of a suspect in the Sunday night slaying of Detective Benjamin Marconi. Of the shootings, authorities have labelled t...


More Than 20 Wildfires Continue To Burn in Western NC

Numerous nation's largest active wildfires Thursday were burning in the southern Appalachian mountains, where a relentless drought has turned pine trees into to...


In Greece, Obama tries to reassure North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies

President Barack Obama has arrived in Germany as part of what's likely to be his final overseas trip as president. Had Clinton won the presidency, Obama c...


Trump battles back against charges of transition tumult

Mike Rogers , a respected Republican voice on national security issues, announced he was quitting the transition effort. Last week the president-elect ditched...


Minnesota officer to appear in court in fatal shooting

The officers who neglected to render immediate aid when Castile was bleeding to death and the officer who referred to Castile's "wide set nose" as evidence of g...


Police Officer Charged With Manslaughter in Philando Castile Killing

Castile's shooting prompted numerous protests, including a demonstration outside the governor's mansion that went on for weeks and one protest that shut down In...


Delhi under cloud of smog, considers traffic measures to ease pollution

The report has called for short-term emergency measures to drastically reduce the current level of air pollution and strict enforcement of top court's Decembe...


Missing Kansas newborn found in Dallas; 2 in custody

Chief Gordon Ramsay said the infant was taken by the suspect and a manhunt followed. "This is a very sad and tragic case, and we're reaching out for assistanc...


Trump tweets Trump U deal helps him focus on US

The two-party system is, at best, one and a half. They retained control of both houses of Congress . When (Trump) doesn't deliver, they will keep looking. You'...


Obama Wants No Comparison to Donald Trump

Globalisation has brought many economic benefits to the world, but needs a "course correction" to address growing inequality, US President Barack Obama said in ...


Ready to go in Week 11

NY has had 561 plays on offense and they've gained 3,070 yards, ranking them 24th overall. This game could go either way, but it could also turn into a blowou...


Pelosi gets challenge for House Democratic Leader post

The Democrats' loss has brought long-simmering discontent out publicly. "So we have an opportunity, it doesn't mean any guarantee, but it means that we will d...


Appeals court blocks 'Making a Murderer' inmate's release

This story is breaking and LawNewz .com will provide updates as they become available. Her charred remains were found on Mr Dassey's family property in Manit...


Asian shares mixed, Nikkei up as Yellen remarks lift dollar

Yellen said that Fed is on the track to raise the interest rates. Only five of the indexes stocks ended higher. "Despite no concrete economic proposals on th...


Sanders to Trump: Rescind Bannon appointment, keep promises

Instead, President-elect Trump's transition team has recommended former Goldman Sachs partner Steven Mnuchin for the job. "But I'm happy that what I perceived a...


US stocks gain as rising oil price helps energy stocks

The dollar advanced to the highest level in five months versus the yen as forecasts for stronger US economic data added to the momentum triggered by Donald Tr...


Oklahoma Sooners at West Virginia Mountaineers

He reminded a room full of reporters that the Sooners hadn't lost a true road game since Mayfield became the quarterback. In the first meeting of top 10 teams...


McConnell to lead Senate GOP, Schumer new Democratic leader

It's a delicate dance for Schumer, elected today by senate democrats to lead them beyond their stinging defeat into the new era of trump. It ranged from liberal...


Timeline of events in police shooting of Philando Castile

The aftermath of the shooting of Philando Castile was live-streamed on Facebook by his girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds. Almost four and a half months later, in...


Trump may repeal Obamacare first thing on Inauguration Day

Trump has vowed to dismantle the program which is considered one of President Obama's biggest achievements. Despite the reported change in Trump's platform, h...


South Korea prosecutors likely to question president

The inquiry of the hardware organization's office in the upmarket Gangnam zone of the capital took after days of claims in household media that Samsung piped a ...


Arizona Grandmother's Accidental Invite to Wrong Teen for Thanksgiving Dinner Goes Viral

Hinton asked for her picture "just to double check". When KPHO asked Dench about it, she said she thought the request was odd but made a decision to send a se...


Brooke Mueller Hospitalized After Going Missing With Two Sons

The Utah Highway Patrol located the vehicle and stopped it, Ungricht said, and determined the woman and her children were not in danger and had broken no laws. ...