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Italy grants Alfie Evans citizenship in hopes of transfer to Rome

Dozens of supporters of Alfie's parents gathered Monday outside Alder Hey hospital, and reacted with anger to the court decision. In addition, the government of Italy granted Alfie Italian citizenship and asked he be allowed to be moved to the coun...

Tua's Tagovailoa brother commits to Alabama

Tagovailoa, little brother to Tua , will play for Thompson High School in the 2018-2019 season as a senior. We get to go to school together and room together, too. The younger Tagovailoa was reportedly down to Tennessee and the Crimson Tide, but...

EU Opens Extended Probe Into Apple's Shazam Buy

The situation started when several European countries, including Austria and Iceland, asked the European Commission to look into Apple's merger to determine whether or not it fully complied with the EU's existing competition laws. This is because App...

Sean Hannity Defends Real Estate Empire Aided By HUD Loans

For some of the mortgages, Hannity reportedly obtained funding from HUD under the National Housing Act loan program, which was first guaranteed under President Obama's administration. The Guardian reports that "late last month, Hannity's mortgages...

Men Can't Keep Their Zippers Up - Ivana Trump

That's his first wife Ivana Trump , the mother of Donald Jr . Donald and Ivana famously divorced after he found love with Marla Marples, who he went on to have his daughter Tiffany with. "I can not do it", she said. "I have pride and I have dig...

Saudi Authorities Impose Fresh Restrictions on Drones

Besides permanently banning recreational drones from airport and military airspaces, authorities restricted all privately owned unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) from entering " prohibited or restricted areas ", including palaces, residences and other ...

OnePlus 6: Latest teaser reveals OnePlus' new in-house design for new flagship

The glass back on the OnePlus 6 will also enable wireless charging and the glass back will make it a contender to the likes of iPhone X and Samsung Galaxy S9 that come with glass back panels. Commenting on the launch, Noor Patel, Director - Cat...

US Extends Reprieve for Secondary Sanctions Against RUSAL

Shares in the largest US aluminum producer headed for the biggest slump in nine years as prices of the refined metal tumbled in London after the USA opened the door to relief from sanctions on United Co . Representatives at Alcoa didn't immediatel...

Philadelphia Flyers: 5 Reasons They Lost To The Pittsburgh Penguins

Washington leads the series 3-2. Kris Letang and Evgeni Malkin were clutch when needed in pivotal games. Could the series have gone differently if Philadelphia's two most indispensable players were healthy? Couturier had been the Flyers' ...

Napoli Beats Juventus to Create Genuine Serie A Title Race

Compounding Juve's last-gasp defeat is the fact Massimiliano Allegri's men arguably have the tougher run-in of the two sides, with the Derby d'Italia away to Inter coming up next Saturday, and a clash with Champions League semi-finalists Roma awaitin...

'She's owed an apology': Father of woman arrested at Alabama Waffle House

Video of their arrests went viral and the incident prompted a contrite response from the company, which plans to provide racial bias training for 175,000 employees next month. David Smith , president of the NAACP's Mobile, Alabama, chapter, said i...

China Focus: Xi, Modi to meet in central China

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is also expected in Beijing April 24 for the SCO defence ministers' meeting. Swaraj arrived here yesterday on a four-day visit to take part in the foreign ministers' meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisa...

Impeachment notice against CJI is politically motivated, says ASG

The impeachment notice has been moved on Friday by seven opposition parties led by the Congress . Vivek Tankha, Chairman of the Congress' Legal Department, said: "He is the Chief Justice of India". Currently, those who could vote for the motio...

No deaths reported in Moses Mabhida stadium riot

In another video, you can see a security guard surrounded by a mob of angry fans under attack. Equipment was trashed and parts of the stadium set on fire when the Chiefs supporters went on the rampage. "Violence will never be a solution, no matter ...

Summary of Ferrexpo Plc (LON:FXPO) Ratings on April 22, 2018

It has underperformed by 20.84% the S&P500. Among 10 analysts covering Baidu ( NASDAQ:BIDU ), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. NMC Health PLC had 7 analyst reports since November 15, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. It operates through Hull an...

Beyoncé Will 'Switch Up' Her Set For Exclusive Second Coachella Performance

Despite waiting for Bey's call, Brianna feels empowered every time she recreates Queen Bee's dance routines. As for this weekend's performance, listeners can live-stream the audio for Coachella's second weekend on SiriusXM's Coachella Radio .

Armenian opposition MP held after PM storms out of talks

Opposition leader Mr Pashinyan had earlier held talks with Mr Sarksyan, who walked out of the meeting within minutes after accusing his opponents of trying to "blackmail" the authorities. The EU demanded the release of detainees for holding rallies i...

UN Syria envoy: Syria needs both military and political de-escalation

He said the deconfliction mechanism between Russian and the USA forces in Syria has been effective and should continue. "He broached this topic again on several occasions, so we let our American colleagues know that we don't want to seem intrusi...

EU, Mexico reach agreement on free trade deal

The EU is Mexico's third largest trading partner after the USA and China, writes Reuters. The Mexican leader said that "we have optimism as well that we're going to be concluding the renegotiation" of Nafta, "ensuring benefits for all its partner...

Kabul voter registration centre blast: 57 dead

The large explosion echoed across the city, shattering windows miles away from the attack site and damaging several nearby vehicles. The Afghan branch of self-denominated Islamic State (ISIS, in its English acronym) has claimed responsibility for att...

Vinales on pole after Marquez penalty

But race stewards were also reviewing an incident in qualifying when Marquez appeared to disrupt Movistar Yamaha's Maverick Vinales , who is slated to start second on Sunday. Vinales gesticulated angrily when he had to abandon a flying lap after bei...

Nabi Tajima, 'World's Oldest Person', Dies Aged 117 In Japan

Ms Tajima was the last known person born in the 19th century, and raised seven sons and two daughters and reportedly had more than 160 descendants, including great-great-great grandchildren. At 116 years and 355 days, she has about nine months to rea...

Oakland Athletics' Sean Manaea no-hits Boston Red Sox

In the 6th inning, Andrew Benintendi appeared to have broken up the no-no with an infield single after he deftly avoided Matt Olsen's tag while hustling down the line. "Until the eighth, I thought it just like was a one-hitter", he said. But Manaea...

Trump Says North Korea Agreed To Denuclearize - But That's Not True

Pompeo, in his role as Central Intelligence Agency director, recently traveled to North Korea in secret to lay the groundwork for Trump's potential meeting with Kim. Bay Area Congressman Eric Swalwell is on the House Intelligence Committee and said S...

Iran signals respect from Trump could help free United States prisoners

Trump in January set a 120-day deadline for United States lawmakers and European allies to " fix " the nuclear deal or face a U.S. exit. "And those options are ready to be implemented and we would make the necessary decision when we see fit", add...

Vincenzo Montella's Sevilla job under threat after heavy Barcelona loss

Iniesta, who turns 34 in May, signed a contract for life earlier this season at Camp Nou but the terms of the deal allow him to leave the club at the end of each campaign if he feels it's time for a new challenge. The veteran midfielder is considerin...

Macron to give Trump seedling from World War I battle site

Macron avoided weighing in on the special counsel's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 US election, saying it doesn't effect how France interacts with President Donald Trump. If you make war against everybody, you make trade war against ...

83-Year-Old Convict Executed

The high court gave no explanation for the delay or why it lifted it later. 83, is scheduled to receive a lethal injection Thursday evening. Authorities say Walter Leroy Moody Jr. "Justice has been served", Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall...

Breaking! Death Penalty for child rape approved

Currently, the maximum punishment for sexual assault of minors under the law is life imprisonment while the minimum sentence is seven years in prison. Public anger boiled over after police last week made public how the girl was drugged, repeatedly ra...

Islamic Jihad blames Israel for assassination of Hamas-affiliated engineer

Hamas, the Palestinian political organisation, said in a statement that the victim was a Hamas member known for "his scientific innovation as he has attended many worldwide conferences on energy in Japan, the United Kingdom and Finland". Batash's fam...

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After 17 days, killer whale lets dead newborn calf go

The calf was born on July 24 near Victoria, but died shortly after being given life. NPR's Colin Dwyer previously reported that "given the fact that orcas move in matrilineal gro...

FBI fires Peter Strzok in wake of anti-Trump text messages

Goelman said that the deputy director's decision comes after the head of the office that normally handles disciplinary actions decided Strzok should instead face a demotion and 60-...

Canada seeks help on Saudi row

Being a reformer is not the same as being a democrat, however. Jubeir added that Saudi Arabia was "considering additional measures" against Canada, without elaborating. "We will do...

'Totally complicit': Omarosa Manigault Newman recorded her White House firing

In a tell-all interview with NBC's Meet the Press , she spoke in dramatic terms about the White House's difficulties with race, honesty and loyalty, at the same time that Pr...

Trump praises Mexico, threatens Canada with auto tariffs

Mexico's Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said the country was getting close to overcoming sticking points with the United States over the renegotiation of the North American F...

Erdogan vows to defy U.S. 'threats' after currency crash

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is appealing for calm as the country's currency plunges, urging people to change foreign money into local lira . The White House said he...

Erdogan says US 'wrong' to threaten Turkey after Trump doubles tariffs

A meeting between senior diplomats from the two countries on Wednesday in Washington did not produce significant progress to ease tensions over the trial of United States pastor...

Imran Khan's PTI, opposition parties struggle to consolidate their position in parliament

Imran Khan will take the oath as Pakistan's Prime Minister on August 18, a senior Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader said on Friday. Former Speaker National Assembly, Sardar Ay...

Turkey’s Erdogan stands by opposition to high interest rates

The central bank has over the last weeks defied calls from markets for rate hikes to combat these problems, raising fears of interference from Mr Erdogan, who has repeatedly called...

One year after Charlottesville rally, Trump says he condemns all racism

The declarations enable law enforcement to access state resources, including the National Guard, if unrest breaks out at events in and around Charlottesville and outside Washing...

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Taliban storms Afghanistan’s Ghazni, seizes control of parts of city

Taliban storms Afghanistan’s Ghazni, seizes control of parts of city

Forces Afghanistan tweet said. Inside Ghazni city, residents were staying indoors making independent verification of the different claims impossible. Martin O'Donnell, spokes...

Turkey Fallout May Also Hit Indian Markets

Turkey Fallout May Also Hit Indian Markets

Trump said Friday on Twitter that he authorized a new 20 percent tariff on aluminum and 50 percent tariff on steel from Turkey. "Their currency, the Turkish lira, sl...

NASA spacecraft rockets toward sun for closest look yet

NASA spacecraft rockets toward sun for closest look yet

Scientists hope to shed light on the workings of our closest star - including the dynamics of the solar wind of electrically charged particles, and the reason why the sun's outer...

Judge halts deportation, threatens AG with contempt

Judge halts deportation, threatens AG with contempt

The Trump administration's immigration policies are drawing more fire with this week's lawsuit filed by the ACLU, challenging a move by Attorney General Sessions to deny as...

Campers flee from raging French floods

Campers flee from raging French floods

About 750 people in all were evacuated in Gard, mainly from campsites, a top district official, Thierry Dousset, told France's BFM-TV news channel. "We just have what we're wea...

Trump condemns racism, year after Charlottesville

Trump condemns racism, year after Charlottesville

White nationalists exchange volleys of pepper spray with counterprotesters as they enter Lee Park during the Unite the Right rally on August 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Va. "...

Colbert: Trump's proposed Space Force inspired by Buzz Lightyear

Colbert: Trump's proposed Space Force inspired by Buzz Lightyear

Pence cited new threats the USA faces in space, particularly from Russian Federation and China . Officials plan to create a Space Operations Force - an "elite group of war...

Argentine Senate debates measure to legalize abortion

Argentine Senate debates measure to legalize abortion

Senators voted by 38 to 31 to reject the bill that would have liberalised the law. The bill was passed by Congress's lower house in June by the narrowest of margins. "Today...

Zimbabwe opposition lodges appeal against election result

Zimbabwe opposition lodges appeal against election result

Advocate Mpofu said the applicant has enough evidence including alleged statistical misrepresentations by the elections administration body, ZEC and other factors that included an ...