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Derrick Rose returned to practice Tuesday, apologized for missing Monday's game

The Knicks nonchalantly announced Brandon Jennings as the team's starting point guard , while the team is reportedly still unclear of Rose's whereabouts....


Active hostage situation ended at Tuscaloosa credit union on UA campus

An unidentified gunman took hostages at the University of Alabama on Tuesday, said reports . Police say a man was arrested after a hostage situation near the...


UAE ambassador to Afghanistan injured in Kandahar blast

Dozens were killed and wounded in that attack, which was claimed by the Taliban. The UAE foreign ministry said envoy Juma Mohammed Abdullah Al Kaabi and other...


Mixed swimming obligatory for Muslim in Switzerland

The court found on Tuesday that, although the Basel school had " interfered with " religious freedom by insisting that the girls attend swimming lessons with ma...


British journalist who broke news WWII had started dies aged 105

As the border was closed to all but diplomatic vehicles, she borrowed a British consulate official's auto to drive into German-occupied territory. Ms. Her rep...


Suspect in attack on United States official sent out of Mexico

On Friday, consular official Christopher Ashcraft, who had been stationed in Jalisco state since June 2015, was followed through the lot by a man who appeared t...


Attempted murder suspect in custody after chase through Valley, 405

Los Angeles police chased an armed suspect through the streets of the San Fernando Valley and on the 405 Freeway Monday night. It was all part of the officer-in...


Centre gives in to Sasikala's demands, Pongal now a compulsory holiday

Amid heated controversies on the ban of "Jallikattu" and several appeals from ardent Tamilians, seeking for permission to go ahead with the "bull fighting" spor...


Kim Kardashian's Parisian Limo Driver Among Those Arrested in Sweep

The other arrested people are mostly elderly men, all well-known to the police, in their 50s-70s, with the ringleader being a 72-year-old villain whose weal...


Chrystia Freeland to keep United States files in move to foreign affairs

The former minister, Chrystia Freeland, has been promoted to minister of foreign affairs and will retain control over trade relations with the United States. Qu...


Would have suspended wife, says Sushma Swaraj to man requesting spouse's transfer

The youth, with the handle Smit Raj, requested the minister to help with a transfer, on Twitter on Sunday. His wife is a railways employee in Jhansi. Swaraj had...


Tasaduq Hussain Mufti joins PDP

He made the announcement during a function organized by Peoples Democratic Party in Srinagar to commemorate the death of his father and former Chief Minister ...


NC State game postponed until Sunday

But on the flip side, Mark Gottfried's team looked like they did want to be playing basketball on Sunday afternoon. Leading up to the game, all eyes were on s...


President Buhari Has Failed Chibok Girls - BBOG

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday said he remained committed to ensuring that the schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram militants are reunited with th...


Nokia 6 with 5.5-inch Display, 4GB RAM, Android 7.0 announced

Nokia Android phones have been highly-anticipated as their release would mark Nokia's comeback to the mobile industry once again. Nokia has announced its...


U.S. to deploy 300 troops to Afghan's south

In a statement posted online, Taliban officials ridiculed the Marines' deployment as one of the "final failed efforts" by outgoing U.S. President Barack Obama...


BMW remains committed to its new Mexican plant, despite Trump's recent tweets

Building a sturdy, impenetrable wall between the USA and Mexico at Mexico's expense was one of the key promises of the President-elect's campaign. Earlier thi...


Chelsea may appeal John Terry red card - Conte

First of all, these decisions need to be made with the club, not alone. Meanwhile, Swansea , who are battling relegation at the foot of the Premier League ta...


Syrian air strikes resume on rebel-held Damascus water-source valley

Syrian government and opposition forces fighting over the strategic Barada Valley have agreed a temporary ceasefire, according to a media arm of Hezbollah. The ...


Coastal storm making travel treacherous across New Jersey

Saturday with 4 to 8 inches expected to fall throughout the region, according to the National Weather Service . "Even interstates or highways will be snow co...


Portuguese ex-president Mario Soares dies

He served as foreign minister in the military-controlled provisional government that took power after the revolution and oversaw the granting of independence to...


Bengaluru Man Allegedly Faked Molestation Of His Sister-In-Law To Prevent Her Marriage

The Karnataka police Sunday claimed that the complaint filed by a young woman in burqa who was allegedly harassed by an unknown person in the city's KG Halli ...


Snow comes to an end, but bitter cold continues this weekend

The high will only be 20 Thursday and 10 Friday . Less than one inch of snow is possible for areas north of I-20. Sunday there will be some clouds in the m...


Israel 'plotted to take down Tory minister'

He said Strizzolo knew "what MPs (lawmakers) I want to take down". In an undercover filming operation , Masot was captured talking to Maria Strizzolo, then ...


California funds convicted killer's gender reassignment surgery

She has reportedly been living as a woman in a California men's prison but will now be transferred to a women's prison . Joyce Hayhoe, a federal court spokes...


Obayemi re-designated as new structure takes root — RCCG

Adeboye . For instance, during the Mission Annual convention last August 2016, the General Overseer announced the appointment of Seven Assistant General Oversee...


33 inmates killed in Brazilian jail

Although three of the four inmates killed during the latest incident were beheaded, Amazonas' penitentiary administration secretary Pedro Florêncio, stated tha...


5 taken to hospital from Cook County jail in critical condition

Ms Smith said a number of weapons had been retrieved including two that seem to have been made from inhaler parts. Five inmates are in serious to critical con...


WikiLeaks considers publishing confidential data of verified Twitter accounts

The "verified" status which is denoted by a blue check mark similar to that of Facebook is usually given to users who are prominent in their fields to mark thei...


Orlando City B Will See Impact of USL Status Change

While it may not be obvious, the change will have an impact on Orlando City's reserve side, Orlando City B. FORT LAUDERDALE STRIKERS . The Strikers, who endu...


Granlund, Miller lead Canucks past Flames, 4-2

Er, I mean, they lost. "I knew it was 50-50". "At the end of the game, if I didn't call it, I would be kicking myself with the outcome of the game". Ben Hutto...


Tight security in European capitals ahead of New Year's celebrations

The New Year arrived in NY at 5am London time on Sunday, while places such as Baker and Howland islands in the Pacific will be the last to ring it in at about m...


Hillary Clinton's Trip To The Theater Went Way Better Than Mike Pence's

Upon entering the theatre, the former presidential candidate was welcomed by the crowd with cheers and a standing ovation. "She should be planning her cabinet"....


Pound Slides after May Appears to Signal 'Hard Brexit'

Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday said she will announce details of Britain's European Union exit plans in the next few weeks, and denied a former diplomat's...


Iraq forces make further gains in Mosul

Counter-terrorism service (CTS) forces pushed across a tributary of the Tigris river shortly after midnight and drove back Islamic State fighters in the Muthann...