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Sep 06 2017

Florida State drops in the Coaches Poll

Washington had an early struggle against Rutgers before pulling away late, but was able to climb a lone spot up to No. 7 from the preseason rank of No. 9. TCU and No...

Sep 06 2017

UT's Jauan Jennings to miss up to 12 weeks due to injury

Against the Volunteers, Marshall was dazzling, keeping the ball an astonishing 44 times on his way to 249 rushing yards, setting Tech and ACC records for rushing yards ...

Sep 06 2017

Moon says will not tolerate additional provocation from N

Putin called for dialogue on the crisis and warned against other actions that could cause the situation to escalate. Drawing a parallel between USA interventions aga...

Sep 05 2017

Team Sky's Chris Froome closes on Vuelta a Espana victory

With Chaves losing time, Team Sunweb's Wilco Kelderman moved up to third in the standings, two minutes 17 seconds behind Froome, with Ilnur fourth at two minutes 25 secon...

Sep 05 2017

Journey of North Korea's nuclear missile capability

Hydrogen bombs or H-bombs-also known as thermonuclear devices-are far more powerful than the relatively simple atomic weapons the North was believed to have tested so far...

Sep 05 2017

Japan plans to discuss with U.S. on North Korea

In his published comments, the Russian president said the situation on the Korean Peninsula was "balancing on the brink of a large-scale conflict". The small island i...

Sep 05 2017

Common ground in short supply as China hosts BRICS

Addressing "Dialogue of Emerging Market & Developing Countries" in Xiamen , China , Prime Minister Narendra Modi , "Our programmes are geared up to accomplish goals in...

Sep 05 2017

The Left Chooses Islamic Nationalism in Burma Over Aung San Suu Kyi

Stylianides said the European Union supports efforts by Bangladesh authorities to provide safety for the refugees, and said caring for them is "crucial" until they can ...

Sep 05 2017

Korea make missiles over Japan the new normal?

On Thursday, its official news agency, KCNA, denounced the military drills in traditionally robust fashion, calling them "the rash act of those taken aback" by the missil...

Sep 04 2017

Kenyan court throws out president's win, calls for new vote

According to the results announced by the electoral commission before they were nullified, Kenyatta had been declared the victor with 54 percent of the votes. Kenyan...

Sep 04 2017

Uhuru Kenyatta respects Kenya's election nullification, but warns courts

The election commission had declared incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta the victor of the election by a margin of 1.4 million votes. Odinga, the veteran opposition le...

Sep 04 2017

Kenya's Supreme Court rules presidential election invalid, new polls to be held

The Jubilee Party has attacked the Supreme Court since it declared the presidential election null and void due to illegalities committed by the Independent Electoral an...

Sep 04 2017

Merkel says she wants to end Turkey-EU membership talks

Merkel called for cooperation with Turkey, Libya, Niger and other countries in solving refugee and immigration issues, and in the meantime opening channels for legal immi...

Sep 04 2017

Chancellor Angela Merkel meets mayors over air quality issues

Turkey began accession talks to join the European Union in 2005, however, talks have halted amid criticism of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's crackdown on political oppo...

Sep 04 2017

Trump Says He's Looking Into South Korea Trade Accord Future

While in Houston to survey the unfolding disaster left by Hurricane Harvey, Trump was asked about media reports that he is mulling a withdrawal from the deal. "We believe...

Sep 04 2017

U.S. detective arrest nurse for refusing to give patient's blood

Ms Wubbels said she was "just trying to hold on to anything that was keeping me safe because no one else was keeping me safe". Wubbels said that before her arrest, Pa...

Sep 03 2017

United Kingdom minister: European Union commission criticism of Brexit talks was 'silly'

Speaking to Andrew Marr this morning, Brexit secretary David Davis claimed the story was "nonsense" and "completely wrong". "What he's [Barnier] concerned about of cour...

Sep 03 2017

German cities evacuate residents before World War II bombs are defused

Police officers close a street as 60,000 people in Frankfurt are about to evacuate the city while experts defuse an unexploded World War Two bomb found during ren...

Sep 03 2017

David Davis accuses European Union of 'silly' approach to Brexit talks

The EU wants to make "sufficient progress" on three key divorce issues - the "Brexit bill", or the UK's financial obligations to the EU; the citizens' rights; and the Iri...

Sep 03 2017

Md. shelter welcomes animals affected by Harvey

They're coordinating with non-profit partner, GreaterGood.org's Rescue Bank program to send more than 40,000 pounds of their food for pets in the area who are in immediat...