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Cards Sign Piscotty To 6 Year Extension

St. Louis has also extended burgeoning ace Carlos Martinez this winter, and franchise icon Yadier Molina wrapped up a three-year contract extension of his o...


Kashmir must choose between tourism and terrorism, says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today (April 2) inaugurated the Chenani-Nashri tunnel, India's longest road tunnel on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway stretchin...


Police arrest two more over British parliament attack

United Kingdom authorities are also working with parliament to see if security needs to be changed. His other victims were Aysha Frade, a teacher in her 40s, ...


Dems have the votes to try to block Gorsuch

Schumer made the comments Monday after Democrats secured the votes to block the nominee. If - more like when - that blockade happens, Senate Majority Leader M...


Trump says health-care bill not dead, touts Republican unity

Throughout the recent debate over the GOP health care bill, many Freedom Caucus members stood up and said the bill was not what they or their constituents had...


Israel's ambassador breathes a sigh of relief

Even though Israeli leaders made it known that they were pleased to see Trump beat his Democratic rival for the presidency, Hillary Clinton, AIPAC officials m...


Tusk says Brexit will be damage control for both sides

One possibility may be to set Britain a goal of showing it is getting on with agreeing the outline divorce before allowing trade talks to start. He also insis...


IISC Tops NIRF Ranking; IIT Madras at Second Slot

While the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in Bangalore topped the overall and universities category, Delhi Universitys Miranada House was adjudged the best ...


White House was wrong for withholding intelligence documents: lawmaker

A man shouted through a megaphone, "Come out and play, Nunes, you coward". Update: The Senate Intelligence Committee has reportedly denied Michael Flynn's r...


Iraqi troops push into area around symbolic Mosul mosque

Iraqi forces have increasingly turned to airstrikes and artillery in the heavily populated urban terrain, and impoverished residents running out of food are for...


Turkish President says Netherlands lost friend like Turkey

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called on Friday on Turkish nationals living in European countries to have five children to increase Turkish presence o...


Rajinikanth meets Malaysian PM, denies claim of being Malaysian brand Ambassador

Malaysian PM Najib Razak began his address to media by saying that he would like to take this opportunity to place on record his deep admiration for the leaders...


MOM teaser out: Sridevi, Nawazuddin promise gripping thriller

Her last film, " English Vinglish ", made quite an impact on the box office and her next venture titled 'Mom' also seems to be moving in the same direction. A...


Parrikar thanks Digvijay for letting him become Goa CM

Singh, the Congress in charge for Goa, took to Twitter to respond to the ridiculing remark made by the former Defence Minister in the Rajya Sabha on Friday. "...


Karnan gets four weeks to respond to contempt notice

Chief Justice of India JS Khehar reportedly asked Karnan if he wants to give certificates on his medical condition. The court gave him four weeks to ponder over...


Pakistan blast: At least 5 killed, over 40 injured in Parachinar

At least 57 people were injured, a local health official said. Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, a faction of Pakistan's Taliban militant group, claimed responsibility for...


Ahead of Modi's Odisha visit, suspected Maoists attack Doikalu railway station

Suspected Maoists attacked Doikallu railway station in Rayagada district at around 12.15 am on March 31. As the Station Master, around 20 armed naxals after e...


Diego Maradona Announces Plans To Sue Konami Over PES 2017 Likeness

Maradona tops the list with a 97 rating, his name accompanied by an image of his younger self. Maradona's attorney, Matias Morla, echoed the allegations in a ...


Welsh Helicopter Recovery Efforts Hampered By Weather

The helicopter crashed in the Rhinog Mountains of Snowdonia. An exclusion zone of five nautical miles around the site was set up, which has now been reduced to ...


Germany's new president says Erdoğan jeopardising Turkish success

He said the row with European countries had helped Turks in Europe better understand the constitutional changes proposed in the referendum. Ankara has said su...


Leftist Moreno heading to win in Ecuador presidential race

Moreno, the candidate of the ruling PAIS alliance and designated heir to President Rafael Correa's "21st-century socialism", fell just short of the necessary 40...


Tillerson, Turkish leaders struggle to resolve Kurds dispute

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies USA and Turkey disagree over the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia which is seen by Ankara as a...


Pepe Aguilar's son arrested for people smuggling

Aguilar, a USA citizen, was freed in lieu of paying a $15,000 bond, according to court documents. Jose Emiliano Aguilar , 24, was nabbed at the US-Mexico bor...


Arab leaders hold first summit in Trump era

He says Israeli settlements on war-won land are illegal, and called on Israel to halt construction. The initiative also seeks for East Jerusalem to be the capit...


Scottish independence referendum: PM receives letter from Nicola Sturgeon

A handout picture released by the Scottish Government shows Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon working on her Section 30 letter to the British Prime M...


Congress demands scrapping of EVMs

By-elections in two assemblies of Bandhavgarh and Ater are slated on April 9. The AAP had alleged that the poll authorities in Punjab had refused to accept it...


Banning tainted leaders from polls: Supreme Court refuses urgent hearing

Addressing a function to mark 150 years of the Allahabad High Court, Modi said, "I assure the chief justice that Government will back his "sankalp" (resolve) ...


Andhra Pradesh CMs son Nara Lokesh takes oath as MLC

The induction of three members of opposition YSR Congress Party who had switched loyalties to TDP, in the cabinet led to heartburn as the seniors and loyalists ...


Canada falls 2-0 to USA to open women's world hockey championship

It will be gratifying to tell girls on teams in this area that they will now have a much fairer environment in which to pursue their dreams. "I think it was a b...


Turkey may hold referendum on European Union membership

The Turkish foreign minister demanded last November that Switzerland and other countries either take measures against PKK terrorists or extradite them to Turkey...


Tests find drugs, alcohol in blood of Paris airport attacker

The Paris prosecutor's office, which is in charge of the probe, says Sunday that Belgacem's father was released from police custody overnight. A judicial so...


UK leader tries to reassure Gibraltar in Brexit process

A spokesman for the Spanish government added:"It is what we wanted and what we have said from the beginning". " It's 35 years to the week since another woman ...


'Sesame Street' Adds A Muppet With Autism To Its Roster

Several beloved Sesame Street characters opened up to 60 Minutes correspondent Lesley Stahl about their first interaction with Julia . Julia , a new a...


Russian opposition leader jailed for organising illegal protest

Authorities in most cities had denied permission for the rallies. Demonstrators shouted "Down with [Russian President Vladimir] Putin!", "Russia without Putin...


Memorial of S.Africa icon turns into anti-Zuma protest

Gordhan urged the crowd to ask themselves what the young and revolutionary Kathrada would have done. She quoted Kathrada when he said: "While we will not forg...