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PBS suspends Tavis Smiley talk show amid misconduct allegations

Sources told Variety that attorney Sarah Taylor Wirtz interviewed 10 witnesses, mostly former staffers of the show, who detailed "multiple, credible" allegations that Smiley pursued relationships with employees. "They can't touch me". The producer...

Foreign ministers meet: India, Russia, China condemn terrorism

China's foreign minister Wang Yi has stressed on the importance of good relations between India and China, saying good neighbourliness outweighs "partial frictions" on the border. Making specific reference to the Doklam stand-off , he said the ...

Rocket fired from Gaza landed in an Israeli kindergarten

Thousands of Palestinians later marched in funerals for the two men. Mr Netanyahu said: " Paris is the capital of France, Jerusalem is the capital of Israel - it has been the capital of Israel for 3,000 years and the capital of the Jewish state fo...

Ukraine again arrests Mikheil Saakashvili, ex-president of Georgia

According to her, Lithuania also supports the requirement to create an anti-corruption court in Ukraine. As of 2200 GMT, a few hundred protesters had gathered near the facility not far from the parliament, shouting 'Shame!' and 'Kiev , get up!' ...

CNN Made 'Vicious and Purposeful Mistake' With Botched WikiLeaks Report

In fact, the email was sent to Trump and his son on September 14, 2016, the day after WikiLeaks had released the documents publicly on its website and Twitter account. was supposed to be private. Trump Jr. went a step further, claiming that CNN's "...

PUBG Release Timings Revealed, Cosmetic Items Already Available to Buy

Within the map are several new locations, including Los Leones, "the largest city in the region" filled with construction sites and abandoned commercial buildings, as well as Monte Nuevo ("the picture of a town beseiged"), Valle del Mar ("a colorfu...

Arkansas reportedly reaches deal with SMU coach Chad Morris

Entering bowl play, SMU is No. 13 nationally in total offense, averaging 494.5 yards per game, and No. 8 in scoring offense, putting up 40.2 points per game. Morris would become the 33rd head coach in Arkansas history. Arkansas hired Yurachek as its ...

Special counsel details $3.2 million in spending on Russian Federation case

Both reports said Mueller issued the subpoena several weeks ago. He says he's confirmed "this with the bank and other sources". Deutsche Bank, the largest bank in Germany, has lent the Trump organisation hundreds of millions of dollars for real e...

Singapore Airlines Reroutes Flights Around North Korean Missile Paths

Despite their planes' close proximity to these tests, Cathay Pacific is not planning on following Singapore Airlines' lead and changing its routes any time soon. "With this system, the DPRK [North Korea] has become possessed of another new-type int...

Supermoon photos: See incredible shots of 2017 lunar spectacle

A supermoon is a full moon that is at or near (90 percent of) its closest point in its orbit around Earth (perigee). Last night's supermoon was the first of three chances in two months to view the phenomenon, but a bank of cloud spoiled the opportu...

Why Irish border deal is crucial to Brexit

Calling May as a tough negotiator in his two-minute briefing, Juncker said he is confident that sufficient progress could be reached before the European Union summit slated for December 15. But the border issue has proved more intractable. Such a m...

Garrison Keillor Fired From Minnesota Public Radio Over Alleged Inappropriate Behavior

MPR has said it received allegations of "inappropriate behavior" against Keillor last month involving one person who worked with him during his time hosting " Prairie Home ". "While we appreciate the contributions Garrison has made to MPR and to al...

Bosnia War Criminal Drank 'Deadly Chemical'

The UN war crimes tribunal is handing down its last judgment in an appeal by six Bosnian Croatian political and military leaders who were convicted in 2013 of persecuting, expelling and murdering Muslims during Bosnia's war. "The government expre...

Kentucky woman helps with White House Christmas Decorations

In 2017, that Christmas spirit is now on full display at the White House. Nevertheless, Melania has been a busy bee decorating the White House for Christmas. The White House said she personally chose every detail of the decor. More than 25,000 ...

Sheriff urges citizens to search their property for missing child

Her mother, Kristy Woods , told WITN-TV in Greenville that she last saw Mariah about 11 p.m. Sunday when she checked on her. An alert for child abduction was issued after she was reported missing at 6am the following morning, WTCI 12 reported....

Trump to Oust Tillerson, Replace Him With Mike Pompeo

In October, Tillerson shot down a report that said he had been on the verge of resigning from his Cabinet position over the summer. "There are no personnel announcements at this time", White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders later said in a statement...

Economies and societies thrive when women are empowered: Ivanka Trump

Addressing the inaugural function of Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2017 here on Tuesday, Ivanka Trump said entrepreneurs are revolutionising world economies, and improving societies. "I am proud that for the first time ever, women make up the ma...

CNN Video Blasts Donald Trump's New Attack On International Journalists

Since Trump assumed the office, U.S. media , including CNN , have accused the United States president's team of having alleged ties to the Kremlin. Photo President Trump returned to the White House on Sunday after a week in Florida at his club, M...

US Customs detains Florida teen after grandmother's death

Police in Jacksonville, Fla ., say a 15-year-old boy wanted for questioning in the death of his grandmother has been taken into custody. The body of a missing woman is believed to have been found in the backyard of her son's home, according to Fi...

Myanmar, Bangladesh strike a deal for Rohingyas' return

The designation aims to "put pressure on the military in Burma", another name for Myanmar , "to act quickly" to secure conditions in Rakhine state, where the Rohingya live, and to make their repatriation possible, the officials said. The statement...

Pakistan hasn't changed policy of shielding terrorists: India on Hafiz Saeed release

He was under detention since January this year. Pakistan often says India is violating human rights in Kashmir, where security forces have killed or wounded dozens of protesters at anti-India rallies in recent months. "It astounds me that we keep g...

Hafiz Saeed is not a terrorist, says Kulbhushan Jadhav

In a response to Pakistan offer of arranging a meeting between Kulbhushan Jadhav and his wife, India asked that Jadhav's wife and mother will meet Kulbhushan along with an Indian envoy. India has said that the request to allow Jadhav's mother mee...

LHC orders release of JuD chief Hafiz Saeed

Saeed has been under house arrest since January this year. While his four aides were set free in the last week of October, Saeed was detained for another month. Saeed has denied involvement in the attacks. On Friday, Mr Saeed is expected to walk fr...

Warmer temperatures on busy travel day; near-record heat for Thanksgiving

Wednesday will also be the coldest day of the week - with highs not able to get out of the upper 40s. You can count on highs in the 50s and 60s, with more sunshine on Saturday and Sunday! The extended forecast shows the continuation of quiet w...

President Donald Trump Leads Turkey Pardoning At White House

As part of a time-honored tradition , President Donald Trump pardoned his first Thanksgiving turkey this afternoon at the White House. "However, I have been informed by the White House counsel's office that Tater and Tot's pardoned can not, under ...

2nd Woman Accuses Franken of Inappropriate Touching

Biro is an LGBT activist and former Army Ranger who worked as a field director for the 2008 Obama campaign in North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia. Menz said she was attending the fair with her husband and father. Menz is now a mother of thre...

Lebanon FM refuses to attend Arab summit on Iran

Sunni Muslim Sunni Saudi Arabia and Shiite Iran have had no diplomatic ties since January 2016 and back opposing sides in several regional conflicts, including the wars in Yemen and Syria, as well as the Lebanese issue. Observers believe that he trie...

Congress will start process to make Rahul Gandhi chief on Monday

The Congress Working Committee (CWC) is set to meet on Monday to take final call over Rahul Gandhi's elevation as the party's president. Mr. Gandhi is the only candidate in the fray and is likely to be elected unopposed - a sentiment conveyed by ...

Republican Sen. Susan Collins Says She Does Not Believe Roy Moore's Denials

For days, he refused to call on Republican senate hopeful Roy Moore to bow out of the race after being accused of sexual advances toward multiple underaged girls. The rare exception: The Greater Birmingham Young Republicans. who have pulled their...

Those who had doubts must introspect: Jaitley on Moody's upgrade for India

Moody's Investors Service upgraded its ratings on India's sovereign bonds for the first time in almost 14 years on Friday, saying continued progress on economic and institutional reform will boost the country's growth potential. The upgrade has not h...

Pope Francis Auctions Off Lamborghini Gift to Support Iraqi Christians

Instead, the special edition Huracan is to be auctioned off by Sotheby's , with the proceeds going to charities including one aimed at helping rebuild Christian communities in Iraq that were devastated by the Islamic State (IS) group. The statement ...

Lebanon's Hariri accepts invite to come to France - diplomat

Bahaa Hariri, in a statement to the Associated Press, said he supported his brother's resignation and thanked Saudi Arabia for "decades of support" for Lebanon's institutions. After meeting Le Drian, Jubeir described Hezbollah as an arm of Iran's Rev...

The Trump-Duterte drug war tango

On Saturday, he dismissed the former USA intelligence officials who said Russian Federation meddled in the 2016 presidential elections as "political hacks". Though the United States administration has been under pressure to raise Duterte's drug war i...

McConnell Calls for Roy Moore to Drop Out of Senate Race

He has denied the allegations and has said he plans to remain in the race. "I think he should step aside", said McConnell, who had previously said Moore should leave the race if the allegations were true . They included the head of the House Freed...

Moon, Xi agree to 'normalize' ties 'in all areas'

The leaders "shared the view on the need to stably manage the current security condition on the Korean Peninsula in relation to North Korea's nuclear and missile programs and agreed to peacefully resolve the North Korean nuclear issue through dialogu...

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S.Korea to announce joint military drill plan with United States before April

The simple Sino-Russian proposal, firmly rejected by Washington, seeks a simultaneous suspension of both nuclear tests by Pyongyang and the large-scale military exercises by Wa...

McConnell: Trump Should Back Romney for Senate

Those close to Romney say as senator he is less interested in direct combat with President Donald Trump than he once was and more interested in promoting Utah - though the ma...

Political experts rate Donald Trump worst president in United States history

He has a ways to go to catch Abe Lincoln, however, who finished at No. 1. In the ranking of the most successful American leaders, U.S. President Donald trump took the last plac...

Israeli Army Fires at Gaza Target After Device Explodes Near Border

These specific military targets belonging to the Hamas organization were attacked, Xinhua quoted a statement issued by the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF). Saturday's incident comes...

Auburn vs SC basketball

Auburn sophomore forward Anfernee McLemore will miss the rest of the season after suffering a serious injury to his left leg during Saturday's loss against SC . Freshman forward...

'Oxfam's next actions will be critical' says MP

Oxfam has said it will set up a commission to investigate past and present allegations of exploitation by staff. More than 1,000 direct debits to the charity were cancelled ove...

Ramaphosa to outline anti-corruption plans in SONA

FILE: Ramaphosa is congratulated by members of opposition parties. Ramaphosa thanked South Africans for their "patience and forbearance" in allowing the governing African Nat...

Mitt Romney Announces Utah Senate Run

Romney is the former governor of MA and was the Republican candidate for the 2012 presidential election. Orrin Hatch considered retirement, speculation grew that Romney - who re...

Korea fall to Sweden amid more unity displays

He said he was confident the sides would eventually get to the negotiating table, but if Kim wanted to talk "he's got to tell me he wants to talk". His administration's 2019 bu...

USA urges help for Iraq, extends $3 billion credit line

Non-governmental organisations on Monday pledged $330mn but the main commitments are expected to be made by about 70 countries on the final day of the conference today. Araji said ...

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NY bomber sentenced to life in prison

NY bomber sentenced to life in prison

In addition to the bombs in Manhattan, Rahimi was accused of planting a bomb on the route of a charity running race in New Jersey, which exploded without injuring anyone, and shoot...

NEC will finalise Zuma transition on Monday- Ramaphosa

NEC will finalise Zuma transition on Monday- Ramaphosa

On Sunday, the ANC marked the commemoration of Mandela from prison in Cape Town. It said the leaders, who have participated in discussions on Zuma's exit, dropped out because of ...

Internet Pioneer John Perry Barlow Dead at 70

Internet Pioneer John Perry Barlow Dead at 70

The Grateful Dead's Bob Weir has paid tribute to Barlow on Twitter, writing: "This life is fleeting, as we all know - the Muse we serve is not". "With a broken heart I have to...

Colts Owner Jim Irsay Will Pay for Funeral of Edwin Jackson

Colts Owner Jim Irsay Will Pay for Funeral of Edwin Jackson

Jackson and the driver of his ride-share auto Jeffrey Monroe were killed Sunday morning after a black Ford F-150 pickup driven by a 37-year-old undocumented immigrant man struck...

US Senate leaders reach $300 billion federal spending deal

US Senate leaders reach $300 billion federal spending deal

Under Congress' arcane ways, a broad-brush agreement to increase legally binding spending "caps" - which would otherwise keep the budgets for the military and domestic agencies ess...