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UFC champ Demetrious Johnson aims for 10th straight title defense

Both fights were announced during the UFC 209 prelims on FS1. Johnson (25-2-1) will attempt to make the tenth defense of his flyweight title. Reis went on to...


Park wins Champions tournament with putting masterclass

Despite not being 100 percent, Korea's most accomplished active player did participate in the Rio games past year to ensure her team bags an olympic gold. While...


Human Remains Discovered At Tuam Mother And Baby Home

It was not unexpected as there were claims about human remains on the site over the last number of years. The home in Tuam was just one of more than a dozen suc...


German politicians respond strongly after Erdogan compares German behavior to "Nazi practices"

Waving Turkish flags, women shouted "Of course, Yes!" ahead of the April 16 vote on constitutional changes that would give Turkey an executive presidency simila...


U.S. launches multiple strikes on Al Qaeda in Yemen

But, the official did acknowledge that the tactics have become more aggressive under President Trump and that giving Gen. Votel authority to approve strikes and...


Cuomo will meet with Netanyahu during jaunt to Israel

Rivlin spoke during a visit to Yad Vashem, Israel's official Holocaust memorial, with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, who laid a wreath at the Hall of Remembran...


Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he will recuse himself from federal investigation

His agreement to step aside from such probes "should not be interpreted as confirmation of the existence of any investigation", Sessions added. No Republicans...


US Ambassador condemns shooting incident in Washington

According to police, a 39-year-old Sikh man was working on his auto in his driveway at about 8 p.m. when another man walked up to him. The victim, 39, suffere...


Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson to visit Russian Federation for high-level talks

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is to visit Moscow in coming weeks, the Foreign Office has announced. The Foreign Office said the visit - which is due to take...


Long Island Man Arrested For Trying To Join ISIS: DOJ

District Court for the Eastern District of NY. Prosecutors say a NY man repeatedly traveled to the Middle East to try to join the Islamic State or al-Nusra Fr...


Iraqi forces take back control of airport runway from IS

The UN said in late January that nearly half of all the casualties in Mosul were civilians. A federal police officer said his forces are also pushing toward t...


New Trump travel ban expected to be unveiled on Monday

United States President Donald Trump is learned to be signing an updated executive order next week, probably on Monday. The publication, which has close ties to...


Vladimir Putin-inspired luxurious Nokia 3310 goes on sale in Russian Federation

The Nokia 3310 Supremo Putin phone comes in a traditional red box. Having started in 1865 as a smalltown wood-pulp mill, it diversified into manufacturing galos...


First drone strike under Donald Trump kills 2 Taliban leaders in Pakistan

The two were identified as Afghan Taliban commander Qari Abdullah Sabrai and Commander Affan. On Wednesday, the Taliban forces managed to take control of Tala...


Are Crude Oil Prices Headed Lower?

As a result of the production cuts, oil prices have held steady in recent weeks even has US gasoline demand has tumbled and oil storage levels have risen. Refin...


All Blacks Sevens trounced by Fiji in Las Vegas

They'll look to get the conversion before halftime, they miss with just seconds left in the first half. Fiji started to turn on the style after that, throwing...


Iran tests Russian-built air defense system

According to the report, the test took place as part of "Damavand" drills at a missile test range in the country. Tehran eventually reached an worldwide agreem...


MH370: Families launch campaign to raise $20m for new search

Liow said that funding was never an issue but it was vital to have more credible evidence. Now families of those aboard say they are considering raising money t...


Tony Romo Won't Join Redskins Due To "Do-Right Rule"

Rapoport said the Cowboys would receive a "draft haul" from the 49ers in the deal. If they release him, they would gain $5.1 million in space. "But when y...


NWS makes it official: Tornado struck Highland County

More than 100,000 people awoke without power on Wednesday, as emergency crews struggle to fix downed power lines under the threat of more storms. Just aft...


Suchitra Karthik BREAKS SILENCE On Leaking Intimate Pictures And Videos Of Stars!

A complaint was lodged on her behalf with the Cyber Cell of the Central Crime Branch. She clarified that her account was hacked. The singer also posted some nud...


Pence used private email as governor, gets Clinton comparisons

Pence said he complied with IN laws IN his use of the email account, and he had an outside attorney review his private email records and archive those related...


Was Denied Permission To Take Jayalalithaa Abroad For Care: Panneerselvam

When we were told that she was speaking well and she could travel, we demanded that she could be taken to England or the U.S. for treatment. "Apollo hospital ...


After Srinivas Kuchibhotla, Indian businessman Harnish Patel shot dead

Within a couple of weeks, we have seen the Kansas shooting that Killed Kuchibhotla, and an Indian-Origin girl abused on a train in NY, now a 43-year-old killed ...


Rene Preval, President Of Haiti For 2 Terms, Has Died At 74

The United States extended condolences, saying Preval had "shepherded his country through tragic times and good times". Preval, agronomic engineer by professi...


Nigel Farage 'knighted' by little girl who says he hates foreigners

Mr Farage resigned as UKIP leader past year, and has been publicly feuding with UKIP MP Douglas Carswell, who is rumoured to be in talks to ditch the party and ...


President Trump Touts Florida School Voucher Model Despite Church-State Concerns

There is only one federally funded voucher program, in D.C. "It's like a perverse science experiment, using disabled school kids as lab rats and funded by nin...


Here's How Rich the Snap IPO Made Snapchat's Founders

Applying lock-ups helps companies moderate stock volatility. Hitching a ride as part of Snap Inc's. soaring IPO, NBCUniversal has invested $500 million in the...


Jacob Zuma calls for confiscation of white land without compensation

President Zuma states that the current Constitutional provisions are a hindrance to meaningful land reform. The president has revealed that an audit of "pre-c...


Two GOP Reps Join Dems in Calling for Trump's Tax Returns

Orrin Hatch of Utah, chairman of the Finance Committee, and Rep. Kevin Brady of Texas, chairman of the Ways and Means Committee. The majority of the House Dem...


Banksy has decorated a hotel and just look at the pictures

The artist from the English city of Bristol is touting the hotel as offering the "worst view in the world", with the windows opening to reveal the grey concre...


Barty Parties In Kuala Lumpur

Barty, who qualified for the main draw, showed her mental tenacity against world number 106 Hibino and kept her momentum rolling into the second set to wrap up ...


Pakistan has no plans to extradite 'Indian spy' Kulbhushan Jadhav: Sartaj Aziz

Delving into the details of the dossier presented to the United Nations secretary general, Aziz said it was based on thorough ground work and inputs from variou...


Syrian army retakes ancient city Palmyra from ISIS

In early February, a Russian airstrike killed three Turkish soldiers in Northern Syria. Al-Masri was general deputy to Ayman al-Zawahiri, who became the top l...


Reporter Finds Out He's Interviewing Adrian Peterson…During Interview

Donnelly asked the man for his name, and his interview subject replied, "Adrian Peterson". " Adrian Peterson ", the running back said. Donnelly puts his han...