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The Cubs Are At The White House, Teasing Barack Obama

Obama praised Cubs Manager Joe Maddon, President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein, team owners the Ricketts family and the team for their perseverance and ...


South Korea: Prosecutors Seek Arrest Warrant for Head of Samsung

The Korea Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) and the Korea Employers Federation (KEF) asked the court to make a prudent decision in determining whether to is...


Trump team ponders changes for White House press corps

Traditionally, news briefings have occasionally been held outside the White House for a variety of reasons and special occasions. If the Trump administratio...


The Royals Promote Mental Health Awareness Ahead of London Marathon

Kate joined her husband Prince William and brother-in-law Harry at a briefing to outline the next phase of their Heads Together campaign, which aims to tackle t...


Canada's Trudeau questioned in ethics probe over Bahamas holiday

When Trudeau confirmed on Thursday that he had used the Aga Khan's private helicopter to travel the 115 kilometres back and forth between Nassau and the Aga Kha...


Mold found in toy has parents concerned

Dana Chianese told Goodhousekeeping .com that she discovered the mold after cutting into the toy. (NEWS10) - Parents have reported finding mold inside a pop...


Shark's 'virgin birth' makes history, could save her species

This sweet but otherwise unremarkable tale would have gone unnoticed by the science world if it weren't for one key detail: Leonie hadn't mated with a male shar...


Mother burns daughter alive in 'honour killing'

According to a report by Daily Mail, a judge in an anti-terror court in Lahore , Pakistan, has sentenced Zeenat's mother Perveen Bibi to death on murder and ...


Italian Center-Right Candidate Elected As European Parliament President

Ahead of the run-off, in the third round ballot, Tajani won 291 votes compared to 199 for the center-left Socialists and Democrats' (S&D) Gianni Pittella . T...


Goodnight, Colo! Oldest Gorilla in the US Dies in Sleep

Colo , the oldest gorilla born in captivity, is seen on her 60th birthday at Columbus Zoo in Columbus, Ohio, U.S. on December 22, 2016. She exceeded her life ex...


Shooting incident near Glasgow primary school confirmed by Scottish police

Reports say former gangland accused killer Ross Monaghan was shot in the back as he talked to parents just outside the school. We are aware of a firearms inci...


Outgoing Gambian Leader Declares State of Emergency

Both the African Union and United Nations support ECOWAS's position and last Friday, the Peace and Security Council of the African Union threatened not to recog...


Ex-Libyan rebel Belhadj can sue United Kingdom for 'role in kidnap'

Belhadj says he and his family were kidnapped in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur in 2004 by Central Intelligence Agency agents and then transferred to a "bla...


Former 'Apprentice' contestant sues Trump for alleged sexual assault

During a Q&A at the press conference Allred said that Zervos is aware of the benefits and risks but wants to go ahead with the case. A former contestant on ...


Lavrov: Russia Expects Dialogue With US On Strategic Stability, Nuclear Arms

Lavrov said earlier on Tuesday he believed it was right to invite the United States to take part in the Astana talks but that he had information certain Europea...


Paul LePage Has Some Thoughts About Jim Crow

The Republican governor appeared on the WVOM " George Hale and Ric Tyler Show " Tuesday morning and sprayed some diarrhea out of his mouth when asked about Lew...


Underwater search for MH370 suspended

In a statement released by Malaysian Minister of Transport Sri Liow Tiong Lai, Australian Minister for Transport Darren Chester, and Chinese Minister of Transp...


Russia's Putin: Obama Administration Trying to 'Undermine' Donald Trump

I would put the leaving administration in the second category. A summary of his findings, collected from the network of Russian intelligence sources he had cu...


Gold Jumps On Brexit, Trump Fears

Well, the Journal's own dollar index fell about 1 percent, and sure, that's a fair amount for a single day. The euro gained around 1 per cent against the USA ...


Radhika Vemula Detained at Son's Death Anniversary Protest

Since morning, students and employees were allowed only after they produced their identity cards. Participants scheduled to speak at the event included Dalits w...


Pro-Life Women Banned From 'Inclusive' Women's March

Even aside from the absurdity of these arguments, such unconscionable attacks on pro-life women denigrate a large share of the nation's female population: Rece...


Md. mayor quits golf club as members debate admitting Obama

Security Council resolution criticizing Israeli settlements. The Post reports it is unclear as to whether Obama has voiced a desire to join the club, but ha...


Thousands rally for Obamacare

You know what I think? The Republicans have begun the process of repealing Obamacare , but it's unclear what they plan to replace it with. Trump reveal...


Turkey's Deputy PM: Intelligence Organisation Partook in Istanbul Attack

The suspect, Abdulkadir Masharipov, was caught in the district of Esenyurt, according to Turkish media. A witness in the central Anatolian city of Konya had r...


UK, Australia disagree with Paris conference conclusions

Neither Palestinians nor Israelis were present in Paris. "The fact that the Paris conference has no follow-up is, from our perspective the most meaningful acc...


5 dead, several injured after gunman opens fire outside nightclub in Mexico

More than a dozen others were injured. Four people were arrested on suspicion of being involved in the incident . Staff at Mixmag , who were attending the...


In Switzerland and the world, a rich few hold the most wealth

The gap between rich and the poor is widening, with the world's richest eight men owning the same wealth as the poorest half of the world, research by Oxfa...


Orlando shooter's wife arrested by Federal Bureau of Investigation

She is expected to make an initial appearance Tuesday in federal court in San Francisco . She will then face extradition to Tampa, where she was indicted, ABC ...


Davos forum chief: 'It's important to listen' to populists

If Davos, the world's most expensive and unmissable networking event, represents any single set of ideas or cause it is that of globalisation and free trade, th...


FBI arrests wife of Pulse nightclub shooter, report says

Noor Salman was arrested in Rodeo, California, where she has been living, according to reports , and is due to appear in federal court in San Francisco on Ja...


Gas prices down slightly - for now

And while that's lower than last week, it's still 61 cents more than it was at the same point past year. The New York State average is $2.54 per gallon, uncha...


Twin bomb explosion rocks Maiduguri University

Witnesses said the blast at a mosque within staff quarters occurred as worshippers gathered for early morning prayer. That blast claimed the lives of five peopl...


Missing Mississauga girl found safe — AMBER ALERT CANCELLED

Barbara Boulevard and Comiskey Crescent in the north end of Mississauga at 1:25 p.m. ET Sunday. The vehicle was last scene heading south on St. Barbara Blvd. La...


15 feared killed in cargo plane crash in Kyrgyzstan

One eyewitness said: "The plane crashed into the houses, it killed entire families". Manas airport has been closed as emergency services try to deal with the tr...


Tom Brady demands more from Patriots offense, himself

Across his last five playoff games, Brady has been averaging a passer rating of 86.0, and a completion percentage of 60.4, below his average regular season numb...