NFL owners approve Raiders' move to Las Vegas, so what now?

The NFL team owners approved the Raiders' move to Las Vegas Monday, which marks the second time in team history where they will be changing locations. The Rams moved from St. Louis to Los Angeles in 2016, and in January the Chargers relocated from Sa... More..

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Sanders: Syria strikes could lead to Middle East quagmire
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Sanders: Syria strikes could lead to Middle East quagmire

Fast forward to 2017, and as president, Donald Trump is wasting millions of dollars and ending innocent lives with a pointless missile strike in Syria. Welch said the same is true for the House of Representativ...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

North Korea Calls US Strikes on Syria 'Unforgivable'

North Korea has vowed to bolster its defenses to protect itself against airstrikes like the ones President Donald Trump ordered against an air base in Syria. However, Pyongyang's response suggested the reclus...More..

The far-left wild card in the French presidential election
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

The far-left wild card in the French presidential election

A sticker reading "Pro-nuclear certified" is stuck on a poster of Conservative Presidential candidate Francois Fillon, in Marseille, southern France, Friday, April 7, 2017. But Melenchon is not far behind, with...More..

Trump, Japan's Abe Agree to Keep Unity on North Korea: NHK
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Trump, Japan's Abe Agree to Keep Unity on North Korea: NHK

Analysts say one could come as soon as April 15, the 105th birthday of North Korea's founding president and celebrated annually as the Day of the Sun. and South Korea is important", Abe told reporters, accordin...More..

Britain targets legal certainty with plan to convert EU law after Brexit
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Britain targets legal certainty with plan to convert EU law after Brexit

EU Council President Donald Tusk this morning pledged that the EU would not pursue a "punitive" approach during forthcoming Brexit negotiations but pointed out that the consequences of the UK's departure would ...More..

North Korea calls US strikes on Syria
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

North Korea calls US strikes on Syria "unforgivable"

In fact, the North justifies its nuclear weapons as a necessary deterrent to the US military threat and has over the past weeks warned that the biggest-ever joint U.S. Last month, US Ambassador to the United Na...More..

South Africans hold nationwide protests against Zuma
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

South Africans hold nationwide protests against Zuma

The protests come after Mr Zuma's sacking of a respected finance minister, which led to the country's credit rating being cut to junk status. Gordhan, a person of Indian origin, has become a symbol of the f...More..

Rounds: Bipartisan Senate committee will 'get to the bottom' of Russian meddling
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Rounds: Bipartisan Senate committee will 'get to the bottom' of Russian meddling

Trump has dismissed suggestions of links with Moscow as Democratic Party sour grapes about his surprise November defeat of the party's candidate, Hillary Clinton. Richard Burr (R-N.C.) at a press conference bef...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

France's Fillon says would launch probe into Hollande if elected

It was another good night for Jean-Luc Mélenchon, the far-left candidate, who has been gaining in popularity. PARIS All France's presidential candidates go head to head for the first time on Tuesday in a ...More..

One killed in United States mall shooting
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

One killed in United States mall shooting

Those injured in the attack were both airlifted to Jackson Memorial Hospitals' Ryder Trauma Center, the news station reported. Police did not offer an update on either victim's condition. City of Miami police...More..

Moscow to discuss counter-terrorism during Tillerson's visit: Russian FM
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Moscow to discuss counter-terrorism during Tillerson's visit: Russian FM

The escalation over Syria began Thursday after the USA fired missiles at a government air base citing a suspected chemical weapons attack on a Syrian rebel-held town. "I discussed these plans in detail with Sec...More..

Chhattisgarh TV anchor Supreet Kaur reads out report on husband's death
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Chhattisgarh TV anchor Supreet Kaur reads out report on husband's death

Her husband Harshad Kawade was travelling in a vehicle with five other people when it was hit by a truck from behind, police believe. "We are proud of her as an anchor, but what happened today has left us in sh...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Amtrak admits it 'let down' thousands of commuters

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Friday that NJ Transit officials have been given permission to accompany federal railroad officials and Amtrak when they inspect the damaged tracks at Penn Station. But, NJ...More..

Garcia makes charge as Hoffman's Masters lead shrinks
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Garcia makes charge as Hoffman's Masters lead shrinks

The run ended with a bogey on the par-3 fourth hole. Ernie Els will be playing with a marker in what could be his final round at the Masters. Spieth, undone by a quadruple bogey in the opening round, sta...More..

China president's plane stops in Alaska after Trump visit
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

China president's plane stops in Alaska after Trump visit

Arabella Kushner, daughter of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner , serenaded Xi and Peng, a singer herself, with her song-poetry performance during the visitors' stay at US President Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in...More..

Iran's Rouhani wants chemical attack in Syria investigated
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Iran's Rouhani wants chemical attack in Syria investigated

At the U.N. Security Council, U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley mocked Moscow for failing to rid Syria of chemical weapons under a 2013 deal. The act came as a reaction to a suspected gas attack in Syria's Idlib pr...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Japan to extend unilateral sanctions against North Korea

The missile strike on Syria demonstrates "President Trump is willing to act when governments and actors cross the line", Secretary of State Rex Tillerson explained. The comments were Pyongyang's first since US ...More..

United Nations chief at Iraq camp urges more aid for people of Mosul
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

United Nations chief at Iraq camp urges more aid for people of Mosul

Since the start of Mosul military operation in October, more than 350,000 people fled the fighting, according to United Nations figures. Amid reports of dozens civilians killed by airstrikes in Mosul , the...More..

North Korea fires missile into Sea of Japan
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

North Korea fires missile into Sea of Japan

A USA statement said initial assessments indicate the type of missile was a KN-15 medium-range ballistic missile. A press statement agreed to by all 15 members expresses "utmost concern" at North Korea's "hig...More..

Dallas looking at why emergency sirens sounded in error
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Dallas looking at why emergency sirens sounded in error

Saturday. City spokeswoman Sana Syed said investigators believe the hack came from the Dallas area. The FCC was notified to assist in identifying the source of hack, according to city officials. When it...More..

Hernandez jury to begin deliberations on Friday
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Hernandez jury to begin deliberations on Friday

Jurors are expected to begin deliberations late Thursday afternoon after the judge gives them instructions on the law. During closing arguments Thursday, prosecutor Patrick Haggan said Hernandez gunned down t...More..

South Africans gather for nationwide protests against Zuma
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

South Africans gather for nationwide protests against Zuma

In Johannesburg, police fired rubber bullets at supporters of the ruling African National Congress (ANC) who had gathered outside the party's headquarters to show their backing for Zuma, Reuters reported . " ...More..

Trump tells newspaper Obama aide might have broken the law
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Trump tells newspaper Obama aide might have broken the law

But she has been a favorite target for Republicans for years, and bringing her back into the headlines reprises a familiar antagonist they love to hate - a crowd-pleasing Darth Vader cameo in an untested Star ...More..

What is the US/Russia
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

What is the US/Russia "deconfliction line?"

Russian Federation has reportedly agreed to keep open a vital military hotline after the channel was abruptly suspended in retaliation for a USA missile strike in Syria overnight. Syria and its closest allies a...More..

US employers add just 98K jobs, as rate falls to 4.5 pct
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

US employers add just 98K jobs, as rate falls to 4.5 pct

Today's report supports the full-employment hypothesis-as a result, there may be fewer jobs added each month as the labor market tightens as far as it can go. The unemployment rate represented the lowest leve...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

At least 2 dead after truck drives into crowd in Stockholm

Sweden's security agency boss, Anders Thornberg, said the SAPO agency was working with police on the case and had no indications earlier that an attack was imminent. Another local, from the country entirely una...More..

49ers cornerback Brock arrested in domestic violence case
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

49ers cornerback Brock arrested in domestic violence case

It's a swift move from an organization that's attempting to change the culture in Santa Clara. The veteran cornerback started in every game for the 49ers over the past two seasons. And several hours later, th...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

9.8M Viewers Watched French Presidential Debate - Agency

Its founder - Jean Marie Le Pen - was known for anti-Semitic outbursts, including one where he labelled the Holocaust a mere detail in history. Melenchon, 65, has established a reputation as an often aggressi...More..

Russian Federation launches court bid to ban Jehovah's Witnesses
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Russian Federation launches court bid to ban Jehovah's Witnesses

Russian investigators inspected the religion's headquarters in St. Petersburg in February. Lawyers representing the movement filed a counter suit ahead of Wednesday's hearing. The church estimates it has 8 mi...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

S. Korea test fires 800-km range missile

While confirming the May target, the next missile defense test remains contingent on the availability of testing resources, Missile Defense Agency spokesman Christopher Johnson said via email. The Pentagon la...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Eddie Howe challenges Bournemouth to play to their best once again

The leaks at the back were stemmed and Conte hasn't looked back. "For this reason to win the title we need 18 points", said Conte. With nine games remaining, Pochettino's second-placed team suddenly find ...More..

Aamir Khan refuses to release Dangal in Pakistan
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Aamir Khan refuses to release Dangal in Pakistan

The Uri attacks of September 2016 increased the political tension between India and Pakistan . Following a ban on Indian films a year ago, the Pakistani authorities recently allowed the release and s...More..

Schools close amid Wisconsin manhunt for gun theft suspect
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Schools close amid Wisconsin manhunt for gun theft suspect

Authorities said he also has acquired a bulletproof vest and helmet. The associate also said Jakubowski had made non-specific threats toward schools and public officials, according to the sheriff. Students we...More..

Uttar Pradesh Approves Rupees 36359 Crore Loan Waiver for Farmers
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Uttar Pradesh Approves Rupees 36359 Crore Loan Waiver for Farmers

Responding to the changing of names of various schemes initiated by the former Akhilesh Yadav government, Singh said, "The decision to change names is fine, but the schemes should not be discontinued". But Sama...More..

US Vows to End 'Israel-Bashing' at United Nations
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

US Vows to End 'Israel-Bashing' at United Nations

The administration of US President Donald Trump is showing its strong commitment to Israel through actions on policy matters, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told the 2017 American Israel Public Affai...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Senate GOP 'goes nuclear,' clearing way for Gorsuch

Democrats opposed Gorsuch for a variety of reasons, including his conservative judicial philosophy, dissatisfaction with his answers during his confirmation hearings and a simmering resentment towards McConnell...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

South African anti-apartheid leader Ahmed Kathrada dies, 87

South Africa's National Coalition For Palestine also mourned the man known affectionately as Uncle Kathy, as "one of South Africa's greatest leaders" and a "staunch friend of the Palestinian struggle and the ...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

South Africa's Zuma talks tough on land, though repeat of Zimbabwe unlikely

It became clear that Mantashe‚ Ramaphosa and Mkhize had been made to row back from their public disapproval of the cabinet shakeup‚ in particular the axing of finance minister Pravin Gordhan and his deputy Mceb...More..

Grandson of former Donegal FF TD quits British eurosceptic UKIP
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Grandson of former Donegal FF TD quits British eurosceptic UKIP

Reckless, who defected to UKIP from the Conservatives in 2014, said he and UKIP had "achieved" their "joint aim" in delivering Brexit in a statement posted on Twitter on Thursday afternoon. When Mr Reckless l...More..

Russian Federation bans image of Putin with red lips, heavy makeup
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Russian Federation bans image of Putin with red lips, heavy makeup

However, Putin's crackdown down on critics, sexual liberties and online free speech have trigger has given rise to similar images. Medvedev signed an order banning transgender people from driving in 2015. How...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Shonda Rhimes joins national Planned Parenthood board

This is going to be a catastrophe for women in this country". According to Politico , the two met shortly after the inauguration for the goal of educating Trump about the work Planned Parenthood does. 'Oth...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Led fight against ISIS killed four civilians in February: Pentagon

Of the less than one percent of strikes that resulted in possible civilian casualties, only a small fraction involved confirmed deaths of civilians, the Pentagon reports . Iraqi military sources think that t...More..

Brazil back on top of FIFA rankings
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Brazil back on top of FIFA rankings

The Russian national team returned to its two-month old worst-ever record dropping to the 61st line in the newly published ratings edition of the world's governing body of football FIFA on Thursday. The Indian ...More..

Coloring book with Hitler image pulled from Dutch stores
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Coloring book with Hitler image pulled from Dutch stores

The dictator was pictured making a Nazi salute and wearing a Swastika armband. The coloring book, which went on sale Monday, was produced in India, according to the BBC News. "It is a nasty combination o...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Hazard sparkels in Chelsea victory

Chelsea now has 72 points after 30 games and are seven points clear of second placed Tottenham and with 8 games remaining Chelsea look certain to win the title. Mesut Ozil broke the deadlock in the 58th mi...More..

Goal reached: US women's soccer team gets new contract
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Goal reached: US women's soccer team gets new contract

They administered surveys to assess what issues team members found pressing, and they used Google Docs to edit legal language (some changes as small as a single word in a contract). "I think we realized in rela...More..

Hundreds march in Amsterdam to support beaten gay couple
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Hundreds march in Amsterdam to support beaten gay couple

Dutch gay rights organization COC says that 70 percent of gay, bisexual and transgender people in the Netherlands have suffered verbal or physical violence. Dutch football club N.E.C. Nijmegen posted a photo of...More..

Tar Heels get it right this time, bring home the title
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Tar Heels get it right this time, bring home the title

Smith Center doors to open on Tuesday, but in reality the wait has been one year in the making. Williams became the sixth coach to win at least three NCAA championships Monday night when North Carolina knoc...More..

International Monetary Fund chief praises economic reform progress in Egypt
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

International Monetary Fund chief praises economic reform progress in Egypt

Neither Spicer nor either leader made any mention of human rights, one of the chief stumbling blocks to warmer ties during Obama's presidency. "Very strongly and very openly", Sisi said, "you will find Egypt ...More..