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Texas A&M receiver blames indecent exposure charge on 'jock itch'

Merritt pleaded not guilty on March 27 and has requested a delay of arraignment for the hearing, according to the paper. "The fact is that Kirk had a bad case o...


Is the sky blue? Depends on what Donald Trump says

Bush had a 36 percent job approval rating and just after he announced a "surge" in US troops to Iraq to attempt to turn around USA fortunes in the increasingly ...


US officials say military hotline with Russia remains open

The hotline's primary intent is to ensure Russian planes conducting combat missions in Syria's skies don't stumble into an accident or confrontation with aircra...


North Korea fires ballistic missile

The U.S. Pacific Command, based in Hawaii, said that the missile, which it identified as a KN-15 medium-range ballistic missile, was launched from a land-base...


MA challenges immigration detention in state court

The court declined and Lunn was held exclusively on the detainer request until ICE agents arrived several hours later to take him into custody. Bernero has not ...


China Is Not Militarizing South China Sea, Premier Li Says

China will be open to all eligible Australian beef exporters. Mr Turnbull flagged that the pair will announce the next stage of the China-Australia free trad...


Raytheon, Maker Of Syrian-Strike Tomahawk Missile, Up Following U.S. Attack

Based in Newtown, Conn., USA, Forecast International specializes in long-range industry forecasts and market assessments used by strategic planners, marketing p...


EU negotiator Barnier tells UK on Brexit: no parallel talks

But Phillippe Lamberts of the Green Party said the United Kingdom had chosen the most extreme interpretation of the referendum, and opted for a hard Brexit. Bri...


Russia says Moscow visit by US' Tillerson scheduled for next week

The ministry added, "We expect the visit by the new US Secretary of State to help bring the Russian-American relations to the trajectory of sustainable developm...


Pelosi to Ryan: Cancel House Recess to Debate Authorizing Force Against Syria

Obama, Pelosi and the Democrats argued otherwise, saying it was the responsibility of the GOP-led Congress to offer its own alternative - a proposal that never ...


Thousands protest in South Africa against President Zouma

In the capital, demonstrators who converged on the Union Buildings said the mass turnout has given them hope for the country's future. South Africa's trade un...


Suspected chemical attack death toll now at 72

Syria has been accused before of using chemical weapons but the Kremlin has now attempted to at least partially absolve its ally of responsibility as worldwide ...


Stay away from Delhi, Sena tells Gaikwad

However, citing threat perception to crew, co-passengers and overall flight safety, airlines including AI, IndiGo, Jet, SpiceJet, GoAir and Vistara have said ...


Is North Korea putting nuclear-tipped bargaining chip on table

It could send another strong warning message to North Korea which is continuing its nuclear and missile development prohibited by the worldwide community, sourc...


50 years ago: MLK's controversial Beyond Vietnam speech

Martin Luther King Jr.to justice". Dr. Spock is co-chairman of the National Committee for Sane Nuclear Policy. We must speak with all the humility that is appro...


Clinton: 'Deeply concerned' about Russian election role

Hillary Clinton said Thursday she was "deeply concerned" by Russian meddling in the USA election, and that potential Russian ties to the Trump campaign must b...


Strategic Deterrence More Than Nuclear, Stratcom Commander Says

Russian Federation in February deployed an operational unit of cruise missiles that violated the treaty, according to The New York Times . Hyten says that wi...


Hungarian leader lashes out at George Soros-founded school

Critics assert that the bill is a thinly veiled effort to punish Soros for his critical stance towards the populist (some might say , fascist) Orban government,...


North Korea test-fires missile into sea ahead of Trump-Xi summit

Much of the discussion has focused on how to convince China to up its pressure on North Korea, a theme Trump himself has repeatedly mentioned . He spoke of a...


Study reveals Britain's ice age "Brexit" from Europe

The second one may have occurred 160,000 years ago, when catastrophic flooding opened the Dover Strait . Previous research suggested that a glacial lake spil...


Rex Tillerson on Being Secretary of State: 'I Didn't Want This Job'

Nevertheless, Tillerson's decision will likely raise eyebrows among some of the United States' European partners. "They never invited us for dinner, then at the...


Thailand king signs constitution paving way for polls

King Maha Vajiralongkorn, who ascended the throne following the October death of his widely revered father Bhumibol Adulyadej, signed the document in a televise...


BJP announces first list of candidates for MCD polls

And what is worse for the AAP is that it was not a one-off case. The AAP leader was also responsible for stopping Modi's juggernaut of poll victories in Febru...


Dutch Supreme Court clears suspect's extradition to Canada

The Dutch Supreme Court on Tuesday approved the extradition to Canada of a convicted cyberbully who faces charges in the case of a Canadian teen who killed hers...


Nunes won't leave Russia probe; Ryan says no need to

A Republican senator says the House intelligence chairman has "put his objectivity in question" when it comes to investigating Russia's alleged meddling in the ...


Trump Boosts Coal As China Takes The Lead On Climate Change

But the reality of US-China interaction under Trump so far is nothing new and all is sticking to the script", said Hung, author of The China Boom: "Why China Wi...


French candidates face off in first debate

It was Le Pen, 48, who was repeatedly thrust onto the defensive as Macron, the conservative nominee Francois Fillon, the Socialist Party's Benoit Hamon and fift...


Honouring Diana, Prince Harry urges landmine-free world by 2025

During his address, he thanked organizations like MAG , The Halo Trust, Norwegian People's Aid, and Danish Demining Group who helped with the disposal of lan...


Jon Huntsman Funds Charitable Donations With Share Proceeds

The company's quarterly revenue was up 2.7% on a year-over-year basis. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with "Equal-Weight" rating in Friday, February 19 r...


Putin calls claims of US election meddling 'fictional'

Former Vice President Dick Cheney said Wednesday: 'There was a very serious effort made by Mr. Putin and his government, his organization, to interfere in major...


Redemption: Tar Heels take title over Gonzaga in ugly game

For the sneaker lover, North Carolina provided plenty of eye candy on the court. Vernon, the assistant sports editor for the North Carolina's student newspape...


Don Rickles, abrasive and beloved insult comic, dies at 90

Bob and Ginnie Newhart: "He was called 'The Merchant of Venom, ' but in truth, he was one of the kindest, caring and most sensitive human beings we have ever k...


Flood-like situation in J&K, Jhelum above danger mark in Srinagar

Incessant rain and untimely snowfall in the plains on Thursday caused a flood-like situation in Jammu and Kashmir, even though the Met office said there would b...


Only 2? Early starters finish under par at windy Masters

Just one major away from winning the career grand slam, McIlroy admitted before The Masters to Golf Digest's Brian Wacker that the tournament is in his head. ...


Arizona sheriff to shut down famed Tent City jails complex

A September 2016 report indicated about 400 of Tent City's 2,176 beds were occupied by inmates; another 400 inmates, released into the community during daylight...