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Italy held by Macedonia 1-1, nearly into World Cup 2018 playoffs

Italy held by Macedonia 1-1, nearly into World Cup 2018 playoffs

They have already booked themselves a place in the play-offs with seven points separating them and Albania in third in Group G , meanwhile trailing first-placed Spain by five points. "We're not talki...

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Pesticides : three-fourths of the honey being contaminated

Pesticides : three-fourths of the honey being contaminated

Scientists tested 198 honey samples from six continents - and 75% of them contained at least one type of neonicotinoid chemical, which is also harmful to bees . Almost one-third of the power of hum...

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Dimuth Karunaratne Ton Puts Sri Lanka in Strong Position

Dimuth Karunaratne Ton Puts Sri Lanka in Strong Position

As feared, Mohammad Amir was ruled out of the One-Day International series against Sri Lanka starting next week after suffering a stress-related injury in his right shin and was set to be replac...

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Danish police find head and legs of Swedish journalist Kim Wall

Danish police find head and legs of Swedish journalist Kim Wall

Danish police suspect that Madsen murdered Wall and then drowned the submarine to destroy the evidence. For the prosecution, it is no doubt that the inventor has killed Kim Wall to fulfill a sexua...

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More than 50 Dead, 400 Injured in Las Vegas Mass Shooting

More than 50 Dead, 400 Injured in Las Vegas Mass Shooting

The report comes after Las Vegas police announced on Wednesday that Paddock had also booked several rooms at The Ogden Hotel in Las Vegas through Airbnb from September 22-24, during the Life is ha...

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Matt Campbell earns first statement win as Iowa State head football coach

Matt Campbell earns first statement win as Iowa State head football coach

Entering Saturday's game, he was second in the Big 12 with 46 tackles. Saturday, Campbell took his squad on the road to Norman to face off with the No. The Big 12 will play championship game this se...

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Stars depart Kenya Thursday evening for Uganda 'do-or-die' - BusinessGhana News

Stars depart Kenya Thursday evening for Uganda 'do-or-die' - BusinessGhana News

This Saturday, October 7, 2017 (6:00 AM Pacific) Uganda will host Ghana at the Mandela National Stadium for a match in the CAF 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers. If the performance displayed by the C...

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Is the New California Sanctuary Law as Bad as It Sounds?

Is the New California Sanctuary Law as Bad as It Sounds?

The bill "will put a large kink in Trump's perverse and inhumane deportation machine", Democratic Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon said at a press conference in Los Angeles celebrating the signi...

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United States slaps Bombardier with more duties in Boeing dispute

Echoing remarks from its statement last week, Delta noted the decision was preliminary and said it was confident regulators "will conclude that no USA manufacturer is at risk" from Bombardier's plan...

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US lifts Sudan sanctions, wins commitment against arms deals with N.Korea

US lifts Sudan sanctions, wins commitment against arms deals with N.Korea

Lifting the sanctions, which is opposed by some human rights advocates, will suspend a trade embargo , unfreeze assets and remove financial restrictions that have hobbled the Sudanese economy, the of...

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CIA: Kim Jong Un a 'Rational Actor,' not a Trump 'Madman'

CIA: Kim Jong Un a 'Rational Actor,' not a Trump 'Madman'

The chemist said laboratory tests also detected VX acid, a degraded product of the nerve agent, on Aisyah's sleeveless T-shirt. They are accused of wiping VX on Kim's face in an assassination widely...

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Syrian army enters IS stronghold as Russian strikes kill 14 civilians

Syrian army enters IS stronghold as Russian strikes kill 14 civilians

The Russian airstrikes destroyed an IS strongpoint at the town of Albu Kamal near the Syrian-Iraqi border, killing about 40 militants from Tajikistan and Iraq, said the ministry's spokesman Igor Kon...

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Man Arrested For ISIS-Inspired Plot On Concerts In NYC

Man Arrested For ISIS-Inspired Plot On Concerts In NYC

The defendants are Abdulrahman El Bahnasawy, 19, a Canadian citizen; Talha Haroon, 19, a us citizen living in Pakistan; and Russell Salic, 37, a citizen of the Philippines. Harron also mused about...

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Jeff Sessions Says Civil Rights Act Doesn't Protect Trans Workers From Discrimination

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders defended the administration's announcements Friday as clearly in line with Supreme Court precedent. Shoutout to the Trump administration for being co...

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Anti-nuclear group awarded Nobel Peace Prize

Anti-nuclear group awarded Nobel Peace Prize

At the same time , Russian Federation and the United States are modernising their already sizable missile programmes. The US leader has threatened to bin the Iran nuclear agreement altogether, sa...

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Erdogan announces "serious" operation in northern Syria

Saying that the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) are backing the operation from inside the Turkish border, Erdoğan noted that Russian Federation is providing aerial support. The Turkish president has announ...

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Niger updates death toll from militant attack to 7

Niger updates death toll from militant attack to 7

The identity of the fourth US soldier who died has not yet been released. Some officials originally suspected the attack was the work of al-Qaida in the Islamic Maghreb. According to the New York T...

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Few more days of sun before rainy pattern moves in

No severe thunderstorms are expected with this activity, according to the weather service. Enjoy the dry weather today as changes are coming for the late week. Cloud cover will also be a little he...

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Alarming: White House Chief of Staff John Kelly's personal phone reportedly hacked

Alarming: White House Chief of Staff John Kelly's personal phone reportedly hacked

Politico reports Kelly turned his phone over for IT help this summer after complaining it was acting up. The hacker sent a pretty convincing email to Bossert's White House email account, asking h...

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Pell to make case for abuse charges as 'impossible' at March hearing

A huge media scrum followed Pell as he arrived and left court on Friday and supporters and protestors crowded for a chance to see the cardinal. Cardinal George Pell will face his second court hearin...

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Bangladesh, Myanmar to form 'working group' on refugee crisis

Bangladesh, Myanmar to form 'working group' on refugee crisis

Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya, minister for disaster management and relief, said all the Rohingya would eventually be moved from 23 camps along the border and other makeshift camps around Cox's Baza...

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NRA Silent After Vegas Shooting, Other Gun Groups Keep Tabs on GOP

NRA Silent After Vegas Shooting, Other Gun Groups Keep Tabs on GOP

The massacre in Las Vegas has re-ignited the debate over gun control. How did today go? One reporter asked if Trump meant to say anything about America's gun violence problems. He says he wants ...

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Las Vegas shooting: Hillary Clinton leads calls for tougher gun control

Las Vegas shooting: Hillary Clinton leads calls for tougher gun control

The NRA was silent for days after the 2012 Sandy Hook shootings in which Adam Lanza killed 20 school children and six adults with a semiautomatic rifle. As police search for more clues into what dro...

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Trump says close to announce decision on Iran nuclear deal

Trump says close to announce decision on Iran nuclear deal

Since the Trump came into power, he desperately wants to remove the nuclear pact and get rid of the limits it imposes on the United States ability to exert more hostile policies against Iran . The ...

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Putin, Saudi king discuss situation on oil market

Putin, Saudi king discuss situation on oil market

Ties between the two countries were often strained in the past. Russian Federation has joined Iran in backing dictator Bashar al-Assad in Syria while Saudi Arabia supports the opposition. Mosc...

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In shift, South Korea and U.S. to push forward on trade talks

In shift, South Korea and U.S. to push forward on trade talks

South Korea indicated on Wednesday it was open to talks on revising a 2012 trade pact with the United States after initial differences that followed President Donald Trump's threat to terminate the ac...

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Iniesta agrees on first 'lifetime' contract at Barca

The truly, sincerely nutty thing about the "war minus the shooting" characterisation of football, for which this column has gently needled Orwell a couple of times, is this: no matter which side you a...

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Russian hackers stole NSA cyber-defence files

There's been some worry among USA intelligence officials that Russian spy agencies could use the anti-virus software to gather intelligence across the globe. The breach is the first known incident...

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News of Las Vegas horror came on Gandhi's birthday

No other country in the world endures the endless mass shootings caused by our gun worship. But bump stocks - devices that weren't part of the American lexicon before Monday - have shed new light on...

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Gun tourism thriving in Las Vegas despite massacre

Gun tourism thriving in Las Vegas despite massacre

There were reports of other incidents at different locations along the Las Vegas strip, but police said they believe the dead suspect acted alone. "The only message I can say is that we're with yo...

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Trump administration scraps ACA's birth control mandate

Trump administration scraps ACA's birth control mandate

The new policy was a long-anticipated revision to Affordable Care Act requirements that most companies cover birth control as preventive care for women, at no additional cost. This rule would signif...

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4 children killed after security guard sets fire to day care center

4 children killed after security guard sets fire to day care center

The guard, who was aged about 50 and named as Damião Soares dos Santos, was badly burnt and later died of his injuries. At least four children and a teacher were killed at a day care center in Brazi...

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GST Council meet today; more sops likely for traders

The report also suggested a possible GST rate cut in the luxury goods category which now is in the 28 per cent tax bracket. Rate on many job work items reduced to 5% from 12%. Changes to this effe...

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Steven Mnuchin's Flights May Have Cost $800000. But They're Legal

Steven Mnuchin's Flights May Have Cost $800000. But They're Legal

Mnuchin's requests included one, later withdrawn, for a government plane for use on his European honeymoon. Mnuchin's wife, Louise Linton , was on that trip and the report said that Mnuchin had rei...

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British press headlines the day after PM Therese May's disastrous conference speech

British press headlines the day after PM Therese May's disastrous conference speech

The speech was created to rehabilitate after her General Election humiliation - losing her Commons majority in a gamble. Even before the conference, May was facing a not-so-veiled threat to her lea...

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Facebook sets up crisis response page after Las Vegas shooting

Facebook sets up crisis response page after Las Vegas shooting

Sheriff Joseph Lombardo says investigators are hoping to get some insight from Marilou Danley on why her boyfriend Stephen Paddock opened fire on a concert crowd from a high-rise hotel room. The s...

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N. Korean workers process seafood in China for U.S. stores, restaurants

N. Korean workers process seafood in China for U.S. stores, restaurants

John Connelly, president of the National Fisheries Institute, told AP, "While we understand that hiring North Korean workers may be legal in China, we are deeply concerned that any seafood companies...

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Remains of Santa Claus may have been found in Turkey

Remains of Santa Claus may have been found in Turkey

An intact tomb has been found underneath Saint Nicholas Church , in the Demre district of Turkey's south-west province of Antalya. Cemil Karabayram , the director of Antalya's Monument Aut...

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Las Vegas Shooter Booked Hotel Rooms Near Lollapalooza

Las Vegas Shooter Booked Hotel Rooms Near Lollapalooza

Two months before carrying out the attack from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel, Paddock booked a pair of rooms across the street from Chicago's Grant Park, where the Lollapalooza music festiv...

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Tom Petty's Death: A great loss to the music industry

Tom Petty's Death: A great loss to the music industry

KISS frontman Paul Stanley, 65, was also devastated about Tom's death , admitting he has "loved" the late star's music. As they often did, the band extended the " American Girl " outro and spent so...

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