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Russian Federation suspended from Winter Olympics, clean athletes can compete as neutrals

The IOC executive board made a decision to suspend the ROC with immediate effect. Tatyana Tarasova, a prominent Russian figure skating coach, said the Interna...


Yemen's Saleh killed by former allies

Fighting erupted between the Iranian-allied Shiite rebels and forces loyal to Ali Abdullah Saleh last week, unraveling their fragile alliance, formed in the f...


Arctic Air to Bring 60mph Winds and Snow Later in the Week

This week, a strong cold front will deliver a needed rain chance and send temperatures tumbling! For the most part, that means 30s and 40s for highs and 20s f...


Lawyer: Coach arrested in NY with teen to return to Florida

We appreciate your help! That same friend also claimed that Rodriguez wanted Caitlyn to "leave the country with him and other insane stuff" and that Caitlyn fel...


Obama says women need to be in power because men have 'problems'

According to Obama, more women should be in leadership roles "because men seem to be having some problems these days ", according to AFP . "Not to generaliz...


Colin Kaepernick up for TIME person of the year

This year's finalists for Time magazine's Person of the Year include world leaders, the participants of major social movements and the National Football Leagu...


Swimmer Turner Appeals Sex-Assault Conviction

Now his lawyers are hoping to overturn his mandatory lifetime requirement to register as a sex offender, describing the initial trial as " a detailed and length...


One killed, several injured after vehicle plows into pedestrians in NYC

Two people sustained life-threatening injuries. Moments later, he said, the auto came crashing into the scene at about 50 miles per hour. The incident is not ...


UGA football players arrested after SEC Championship win

Barrow County Sheriff Jud Smith told the Athens Banner-Herald that Patrick was charged with possession of less than 1 ounce of marijuana. Patrick started and ...


US Quits Migration Pact, Saying It Infringes on Sovereignty

The U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley , opposed the withdrawal, according to Foreign Policy . In a statement released late on Saturday, t...


Russian FM slams Nikki Haley, calls her North Korea comments 'bloodlust'

Later, addressing a Rome conference, Lavrov said Russian Federation and the United States both wanted North Korea to disarm, but said Washington would send a ba...


Meghan Markle wears Canadian designer Mackage for first royal engagement

The little-known Italian brand Parosh experienced the greatest PR boost in its 25 year history on Monday, when American actress Meghan Markle chose to wear o...


Living Infant Declared Dead at Indian Hospital Narrowly Avoids Cremation

The mother of the boy-girl twins, born on Thursday morning, was brought to the hospital from a nursing home in Paschim Vihar, police said. The family told the p...


Sauber unveils concept 2018 Alfa Romeo livery

Giovinazzi's chances seemed to have been raised by news of the Alfa Romeo deal, with speculation Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne was keen to make it a ful...


Ex-NSA employee pleads guilty to taking classified info home

He faces a maximum sentence of ten years in prison, along with a fine of $250,000. Pho is the third person working for the NSA to be arrested for removing cla...


Super Frost Moon Lights Up the Sky This Weekend

A supermoon occurs when the sun, moon and Earth align, and a full or new moon aligns with the sun's lunar orb. On Saturday, the distance between the earth and...


Dinnington's NatWest bank set for the axe

The redundancy programme will lead to about 680 redundancies and the RBS branch network is aiming to manage this process on a voluntary basis. High street ban...


Burqa-clad Taliban terrorists attack college in Pakistan, at least five wounded

The area where the incident occurred is a hub for educational institutions including the University of Peshawar . The institute was closed for the Eid-e-Milad ...


'Morning Joe' Rips Trump For Suggesting Connection to Intern's Death

Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) said "the president has not yet been able to demonstrate the stability nor some of the competence that he needs to demonstrate in order t...


Explosives found in package near German Christmas market

The newspaper reportedly said police were alerted around 2.30 p.m. local time when an employee opened the package and found wires and electronics inside. The Fo...


Nashville 1 Of 4 Finalists For MLS Expansion Teams

Gilbert and Gores will speak on behalf of Detroit's bid, according to an MLC release. "From soccer fans to elected leaders, Nashville has demonstrated an unprec...


Hurricane Harvey Recovery: Strength and resilience after the storm

The three major hurricanes that made landfall were Harvey in Texas, Irma in the Caribbean and southeastern USA, and Maria in the Caribbean and Puerto Rico. Re...


City tops in crimes against sr citizens, 2nd against women

Delhi accounted for the lion's share of 13,803 cases, the data showed. Telangana is second in the country after Maharashtra (800) in terms of number of chea...


'I Can't Say I Haven't Done That'

Franken, a former comedic actor, reiterated points he made in the weekend news interviews - that he is deeply apologetic for his actions and hopes to regain peo...


Embassy transfer expected following Pence's United Nations speech

Earlier this year, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas had warned against the embassy's move, in an official letter addressed to Trump. "Under our administr...


Instagram Now Lets You Draw on Your Friends' Photos

You can see some examples of works in the image above. And that's not all! Additionally, you can now also control replays. The names are self-explanatory, but...


Antonio Conte Talks Thibaut Courtois and Willian Rumours in Pre-Swansea Presser

Antonio Conte has warned Chelsea they "must be worried" by Manchester City's spending power ahead of the January transfer window. For now Conte said Che...


Man Arrested Over Suspected New Year's Eve Terror Plot in Australia

The 20-year-old was arrested by at a house in Werribee about 3pm on Monday by Victoria Police, Australian Federal Police and ASIO officers. Police assured p...


Federal judge: military must allow transgender recruits starting on January 1

In October, a U.S. District Court judge ruled that Trump's order to ban new transgender recruits from joining the military can not be enforced while the case is...


N.Korea Tightens Border Security After Defection

Authorities in South Korea have issued a stern warning to their North Korean counterparts over the shooting of its soldier thereby violating an armistice agree...


Susan Sarandon says Hillary Clinton would have been 'very dangerous' as president

He tried really hard about healthcare. Or this, in September 2017, to Rachel Maddow: "I ran against someone who demeaned women, degraded them, attacked them",...


Rance Howard dies aged 89

We love and miss you Dad". He moved to NY and was cast with son Ron Howard in "The Journey", the TCM archives said. In total, he appeared in 280 separate pr...


Family Attempting to Reconvert Hadiya to Hinduism, Alleges Husband Shafin Jahan

Hadiya (Akhila Asokan), along with her parents, was escorted to the Cochin airport by security personnel from Kottayam in Kerala. In her first comments to med...


Rep. John Conyers Steps Down From Judiciary Committee Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

News website BuzzFeed reported last Monday that Conyers' office paid a woman more than $27,000 under a confidentiality agreement to settle a complaint in 20...


3 killed in train derailment in UP

Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia for the kin of the dead, Rs 1lakh for those with grievous injuries and Rs 50,000 for those with simple injuries have been announced. He coul...


Flights delayed after Bali volcano erupts for second time in a week

Jetstar, KLM, Qantas and Virgin airlines canceled some of their flights to and from the island, popular with tourists, after Mount Agung erupted around 5:30 p.m...


J&K: Missing army jawan found dead in Shopian

Terming the incident "unfortunate and a crime against humanity", the deputy chief minister said, "the perpetrators of these types of heinous crimes are to be is...


Padmavati: Body found near Jaipur fort linked to film protest

While the Karni Sena has called for a "Bharat Bandh" on December 1 to protest against the film's release, the hanging of the body over the historic Nahargarh Fo...


Wanted Florida teen spotted in central Pa. caught trying to enter Canada

Eric Mott is French's son and Logan's father. They may be traveling in a 2015, silver Dodge Dart, with Florida tag number DLLT42. "That no matter what, L...


Brussels boots out Belfast, Derry, Strabane from EU Capital of Culture bid

He said: "The news that the United Kingdom has been shunned from this European cultural competition is a great shame for the whole country and particularly for ...