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Dec 15 2017

Redskins Dismiss Hoax News Stories Claiming Team Changed Name

The Redskins, though, squashed the hoax with a message on its real website. We're not sure which bird is more intimidating: a Redhawk or a Seahawk? A native activist ...

Dec 15 2017

President Zuma to pay back the money for State of Capture interdict

In a separate case, Judge Mlambo also ruled that Mr Zuma had been unreasonable in trying to use the courts to block the publication of an explosive official report into h...

Dec 14 2017

Omarosa: I was 'profoundly' disturbed by Trump's White House

Manigault also fired back at reports she tried to storm the White House Residence after her firing , claiming "it is ridiculous to assert that anyone would be able to vi...

Dec 14 2017

UN's Guterres warns against 'sleepwalking' into war with North Korea

When asked if he had an intention of visiting Pyongyang himself, Guterres answered, "I'm ready to go anywhere at any time where it is useful". North Korea regularly acc...

Dec 14 2017

Celebrations planned to honor San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

Our friendship was renewed recently when he led a 90 strong delegation to Cork and addressed the city's 3rd UNESCO Learning Cities Conference. Earlier this year, an Ame...

Dec 14 2017

Bumper sales for United Kingdom retailers in November: ONS

Sales volumes rallied 1.1% month-to-month in November, the Office for National Statistics revealed, which was much higher than the consensus 0.4% forecast. The ONS foun...

Dec 14 2017

Manmohan Singh video attacks PM Modi, Amit Shah questions his 'anger'

Chinmaya Gharekhan, a former special envoy of the Prime Minister on west Asia from 2005 to 2009, said: "I can say that there was absolutely no mention, let alone discussi...

Dec 13 2017

Winter storm watch issued for Jefferson, Lewis counties

We will have to deal with an Arctic air mass (temperatures in the teens and low 20s), gusty winds, some accumulating lake snow and blowing and drifting tonight through We...

Dec 12 2017

Trump wants reporter fired for posting phoney photo

Politics reporter David Weigel deleted the tweet after it was pointed out to him that the photo was actually taken long before the venue filled up - but not before Trump ...

Dec 12 2017

Ukrainian court rules to free Saakashvili

The judge noted that the court decided that "the prosecutor's petition in criminal proceedings. for a preventive measure in the form of round-the-clock house arrest for t...

Dec 12 2017

Trump says accusations of sexual misconduct 'fabricated'

The president has taken a hard line in defending himself and Roy Moore , the US Senate candidate in Alabama accused by multiple women of sexual misconduct. One of the ...

Dec 12 2017

Trump signs directive to send astronauts to the Moon and Mars

Even though much is being said about Donald Trump and how accusations of sexual misconduct against him could lead to his impeachment, the USA president seems unfazed and ...

Dec 12 2017

Chelsea v Barcelona Drawn Together In Champions League

Antonio Conte's position at Chelsea is beginning to come under scrutiny once again from the club's top figures behind the scenes, with the Blues already well out of the...

Dec 11 2017

Snow, ice and journey chaos warning after Storm Caroline

A yellow warning of snow and ice covering western parts stretching from Devon and Cornwall in the south to the far north of Scotland is in place until 6pm on Saturday e...

Dec 11 2017

Plane crash in San Diego neighborhood led to deaths of 2 people

The single-engine, six-seat Beech BE36 Bonanza had taken off from Montgomery Field about a half mile away. The two survivors were taken to a nearby hospital with burn inj...

Dec 11 2017

Israel says it destroys Hamas tunnel using new techniques

The system was first used to detect a tunnel that was destroyed on October 30, but other aspects of the system were used this time around, he said. Islamic Hamas moveme...

Dec 11 2017

United States decision on Jerusalem is "flagrant attack on political solution": AL

Earlier, talking to reporters ahead of the meeting, Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki, said Palestinians can no longer accept the United States as a broker in ...

Dec 10 2017

Abbas won't meet Pence as Palestinians seek new mediator

Separately, Egypt's Coptic Church has announced that its head had canceled a meeting with Pence in Cairo in protest against Washington's decision on Jerusalem. But it r...

Dec 10 2017

Due to Winter Storm Warning, Expect Delays in CCRTA Service

Winter Storm Benji was moving up the East Coast , with heavy snow predicted for a 2,000-mile stretch from the Deep South to New England. The storm moved through th...

Dec 10 2017

Same-sex marriage legalised in Australia

Applause reportedly rang out in the viewing gallery when the bill was passed. "What a day, what a day for love, for equality, for respect", he said. One of the rejected...