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Tiger Woods commits to play in Arnold Palmer Invitational

Former world number one Tiger Woods said on Friday that he will be playing in US PGA Tour events in Florida over the next two weeks - warm-up outings for next month's Masters tournament. "I've been away from tournament golf for so long that I'm...

Russian Federation and Ukraine Locked in Gas-Related Court Battle

Ukraine and Russian Federation have been embroiled in two separate legal disputes regarding the transit of gas and gas purchases since 2014. The Stockholm Arbitral Tribunal has ordered Russia's Gazprom to pay $4.63bn in damages to Ukraine's state n...

Statue of disgraced Harvey Weinstein unveiled in Los Angeles

A collaboration between "Stop Making Stupid People Famous" Plastic Jesus and naked Trump statue artist, Joshua "Ginger" Monroe, a shiny Weinstein dons a satin rob, grasps an oscar statuette and sits, legs splayed, proudly abusing his power.

Nor'easter to hit East Coast with winds, snow, rain

The National Weather Service is warning of possible record high tides in MA from a nor'easter hitting the East Coast. There will be neighborhoods cut off by floodwaters. The storm should begin to move further off shore by Friday evening into Fr...

North Korea provided aid to Syria's chemical weapons programme

That information came from another member state which also reported that North Korean technicians "continue to operate at chemical weapons and missile facilities at Barzeh, Adra and Hama", the report said. "Syria can not be possibly using chem...

Iraqi Court Sentenced 16 Turkish Women to Death for Ties With Daesh

The central criminal court of Iraq has sentenced 16 Turkish female citizens to death for involvement with the Islamic State (Daesh) terrorist group, the Supreme Judicial Council of Iraq said in a statement , obtained by Sputnik on Sunday.

7.5-magnitude quake rattles Papua New Guinea

The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude-7.5 quake hit about 89 kilometers (55 miles) southwest of Porgera early Monday in the Pacific island nation. It is now unclea rif any damage or injuries were cause by the substantial siesmic event. More c...

Xi indefinitely: Communist Party looks at scraping presidential service limit

But will the country's Parliament approve such a major change to the constitution? US President Donald Trump said at the weekend during Mr Turnbull's visit to Washington that the US would "love" Australia to be involved in so-called freedom-of-navi...

Valley City, ND, family injured in Mexico ferry explosion

Police in Quintana Roo say the victims were taken into care in various hospitals. There were no fatalities. A ferry explosion at Mexico's tourist hot spot of Playa del Carmen left at least 14 injured on Wednesday (February 21) afternoon. The blast ...

TAPI to cater Pakistan's growing energy needs: PM

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Turkmen counterpart Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov joined Pakistani premier Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and India's External Affairs Minister Shri M.J. Mufti also said that Afghanistan will get 500 million cubic meters of g...

President Trump Gives Wide-Ranging Speech At CPAC

The Republicans who organize CPAC and fill its speaking roster have sometimes cringed at Trump's harsh rhetoric, but they tolerate it in the hopes he can help shepherd through a staunchly conservative agenda. shooting, instead choosing to rambl...

Will Nike's Snapchat sell-out save platform following Kylie Jenner backlash?

On Thursday, the stock price of Snap , Snapchat's parent company, fell about 6 percent closing at $17.51. In the follow-up, Jenner gave Snapchat a warm hug in her next tweet and said she still loves Snapchat which was her first love.

Russian Figure Skater Zagitova Wins First Gold For OAR At Pyeongchang

A day before the final Zagitova put together a jumping clinic in case anyone doubted her preeminence. Her 15-year-old countrywoman who can do five triples jumps in a row (exhibited on the day before the ladies' free skate on Olympic ice) and seems as...

Broward County Sheriff: Schools to have guards armed with rifles

The sheriff said the school resource deputy had the right tools and tactics to engage the shooter and was prepared to do something about the shooter if he had contact with him. Israel said two deputies are on restricted duty while they are investig...

Police Arrest Wilson High Student Who Allegedly Made Threats at School

Wednesday when a school resource officer was notified by staff of a potential threat made by a 15-year-old freshman boy. Police said the student was arrested for aggravated assault and for bringing a weapon to a school property. "Making any kind of t...

Twitter says most recent follower purge is about bots, not politics

Twitter could not be reached for comment. Conservatives say they have been targeted in the purge, Gizmodo reported . Russian-linked Twitter bots shared Donald Trump's tweets nearly half a million times during the final months of the 2016 presi...

Is this the final word on low-fat versus low-carb?

It did not involve plenty of people so Gardener and teammates engaged more volunteers and tried a more meticulous approach. They divided them into three categories - those with gene variants sensitive to dietary fats, those sensitive to carbs, an...

Rees-Mogg Tory Group Send Clean Brexit 'Ransom Letter' to Appeaser Theresa

The letter includes "suggestions" for securing a successful Brexit , including "taking control" of World Trade Organisation tariff schedules that regulate trading. The letter included a series of suggestions for Theresa May , such as asking for "fu...

Situation in Syria's east Ghouta 'spiraling out of control'

A vehicle reportedly struck by a mortar in central Damascus on Tuesday. Syrian and Russian air strikes battered rebel-held Eastern Ghouta, killing at least 106 civilians including 19 children on Tuesday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights sa...

Duchess of Cambridge Under Fire for Wearing Green at BAFTAs

The 71st running of the Baftas is underway at London's Royal Albert Hall. Middleton, whose look was reminiscent of the inky-blue Jenny Packham gown she donned for the dinner in NY, finished her look with her Prada wavy cut-out suede heels and...

Russian Federation admits 'several dozen' of its citizens killed in Syria fighting

According to Lavrov, Russia has doubts that the US-led coalition truly aims to fight al-Nusra Front terrorists in Syria . The Russian Defense Ministry said in a statement earlier this month that a pro-Syrian government militia unit conducted...

NCAA sanctions against Louisville basketball: loss of title, 123 wins, $600000

The NCAA's ruling orders the school to vacate all of its wins during the academic years between 2011 and 2015, which included two Final Four appearances. Louisville now must forfeit its third NCAA title, victories and income from 2010-14, when the ...

Delhi chief secy claims attack on him was premeditated

Delhi Police on Tuesday took AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal into its custody in connection with the alleged assault on Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash on Monday night. Police teams have been formed to investigate both the cases and the Delhi Police will ...

USA says ready to talk Mideast peace; Abbas calls for conference

He has remained vague on details even as he has threatened to cut funding to allies who opposed his move on Jerusalem and reduced money for the United Nations agency dedicated to Palestinian refugees. Haley said the body should focus attention on oth...

State of emergency as cyclone hits New Zealand

More than 60 tourists, mostly from China, are reportedly trapped inside two tour buses in Whataroa, on the South Island, as the eye of the storm passes through. were right at home, telling 1 NEWS "we came here expecting to see attractive sunny skies ...

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 Washington and Seoul . Shin Jong-woo, a researcher at the Korea Defense...

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 man grew up in MI and has deepest political ties to MA. If Romney wins t...

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 place. Scholars who identified as independent or other placed Trump at No....

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 amid concern over the humanitarian situation in Gaza, which has for y...

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 Ibrahim Famouke Doumbia had a career-high three points in five minut...

'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 over the weekend and Mr Goldring said on Friday that the revelations co...

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 National Congress to "properly manage issues of political transition", wh...

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 resides in Utah - would seek to fill the seat. Four years later, Romney w...

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 budget, released Monday, includes hundreds of millions dollars more for ...

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 investors in Iraq will find "high risks, but high returns". "It can ...

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Supreme Court sensational order on CBI

M Nageswar Rao, who was asked to stand in as interim CBI chief, can not take any policy decision, said the judges. The CVC had submitted that 10 days for the inquiry was not s...

Mail-bomb suspect arrested in Florida

Mahoney also made it clear that while he is not making a direct link between Trump's rhetoric and violence, in light of today's arrest of pro-Trump partisan Cesar Sayoc , the su...

Pressure grows on Saudi Arabia

In yet another case, Manal al-Sharif, a Saudi woman activist exiled in Australia, said she had narrowly escaped the kingdom's dragnet in September previous year when government ...

Cleaning up CBI - End of a feud; back to work

The internal tussle in India's central probe agency split wide open after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) charged its own Special Director Rakesh Asthana for accepting ...

Jamal Khashoggi demise: Saudi Arabia say journalist was murdered

A member of the team dressed in Khashoggi's clothes to make it appear as if he had left the consulate, a Saudi official has said. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin on Sunday def...

May: Brexit deal '95% done'

The DUP has also repeatedly emphasised that such a move is a red line for the party, and has threatened to withdraw its support for the prime minister if she caves in to the EU's d...

Ministry confirms U.S. warships' Strait activity

The U.S. Navy conducted a similar "freedom of navigation" exercise through the expansive waterway that separate China and Taiwan back in July. "The U.S. The U.S. Navy has condu...

Jamal Khashoggi's killing was a tremendous mistake: Saudi Arabia

The journalist's fiancee Hatice Cengiz, who was waiting outside the consulate's front entrance and raised the alarm when he didn't return, was told by a consulate guard that he may...

Growing caravan of migrants pushes deeper into Mexico

Such caravans have usually numbered in the hundreds and have passed unnoticed. The poster invited people on a "Migrant march" with a slogan: "We're not leaving because we want to...

Migrant makes river crossing in desperate bid to reach Mexico

Migrants exhausted of waiting to cross into Mexico, jumped from a border bridge into the Suchiate River, in Tecun Uman, Guatemala , Oct. 19, 2018. The Mexican government also r...

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Injured in Clemson Clubhouse When Floor Collapses

Injured in Clemson Clubhouse When Floor Collapses

They jumped around and danced until the floor literally gave out. The call was concerning the collapse of a first story floor within the clubhouse, crashing to the second level o...

Caravan migrants break through fence at Guatemala border

Caravan migrants break through fence at Guatemala border

He even threatened that the migrant issue could undermine the recently re-worked trade deal between the US, Mexico and Canada. Reports from Guatemala say a group of Central...

Saudi Journalist Could Have Been Murdered By ‘Rogue Killers’

Saudi Journalist Could Have Been Murdered By ‘Rogue Killers’

The footage of cleaners prompted speculations and jokes that they were called in to the consulate to remove any remaining evidence from the crime scene. "If they don't buy it from ...

Pregnant Meghan Markle dazzles in $10K outfit Melbourne

Pregnant Meghan Markle dazzles in $10K outfit Melbourne

Meghan Markle has confirmed while on a royal tour of Australia that she's the type of guest anyone would like to invite over. But the pair also stopped for a cuddle with five-...

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Putin "probably" involved in assassinations, poisonings

I don't think it's a hoax, I think there's probably a difference. Cui replied: "You tell me". "I don't remember.' How did you get there?" Working off Trump's promise that there w...