Dodgers' Buehler fuels combined no-hitter against Padres

He is the only San Diego pitcher with a winning record and his ERA is the lowest among the Padres starters. Two of the top young pitching prospects in the National League West are matched for the first time Friday night in ... In the seventh i... More..

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Taylor Swift invited 2000 foster kids to a private
by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Taylor Swift invited 2000 foster kids to a private "Reputation" rehearsal

You're so awesome and I can't wait to have you at a show! For some 500 attendees, it was the first time the foster parents and their children had ever gone to a concert. The Grammy-award winning songstress ,...More..

Gas explosion kills 6 miners in southwest Pakistan
by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Gas explosion kills 6 miners in southwest Pakistan

Now rescue is trying to find other people who could be under the rubble. Officials said the blast was caused by a build-up of methane gas. "The bodies of 16 miners have been recovered and sent to the victim...More..

Candidates for governor trade charges over tax returns
by | Monday, May 07, 2018

Candidates for governor trade charges over tax returns

The returns of Nixon, who is chasing Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo from the political left, depict the financial activities of a successful businesswoman with an acting company, founded in 1999 and which she calls Fickl...More..

Trump's Central Intelligence Agency nominee sought to withdraw over interrogation role
by | Monday, May 07, 2018

Trump's Central Intelligence Agency nominee sought to withdraw over interrogation role

Democrats say she should be disqualified because she was the chief of base at a covert detention site in Thailand code-named Cat's Eye. Haspel was summoned to the White House on Friday for a meeting to discus...More..

Birnin Gwari attack: 45 corpses recovered
by | Monday, May 07, 2018

Birnin Gwari attack: 45 corpses recovered

The statement said a search-and-rescue operation continues in the area. Fighting between armed bandits and militiamen left 45 dead in northern Nigeria, police and a local militia said on Sunday, amid escala...More..

Stormy Daniels Makes Surprise Appearance on SNL - 'A Storm's a'Comin' Baby'
by | Monday, May 07, 2018

Stormy Daniels Makes Surprise Appearance on SNL - 'A Storm's a'Comin' Baby'

But it's proving to be a bewildering display. The former NY mayor was speaking in response to the furore surrounding a payment of $130,000 to adult film star Stormy Daniels made by Michael Cohen , Mr Trump...More..

Jeffrey Tambor Will Indeed Appear in 'Arrested Development' Season 5
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Jeffrey Tambor Will Indeed Appear in 'Arrested Development' Season 5

The actor recently left his award-winning Amazon series Transparent after allegations or harassment, which Tambor denied. Those charges led to an internal investigation by Amazon. "He came in close, put his...More..

Turkey's ruling party nominates Erdoğan as presidential candidate
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Turkey's ruling party nominates Erdoğan as presidential candidate

The HDP nominated their former leader Selahattin Demirtas, who is now in jail on allegations of terrorist-related activity. In his first interview with worldwide media since being nominated, Demirtaş , who h...More..

Oman draws Japan in tough Asian Cup group
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Oman draws Japan in tough Asian Cup group

He went on to describe each team's strengths and warned his team not to underestimate India although he admits he does not know much about Stephen Constantine's boys. The team we have at our disposal at the mom...More..

Suspect detained in fatal shooting of Indiana cop
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Suspect detained in fatal shooting of Indiana cop

For those wanting to pay their respects, police will be moving Officer Pitts from Regional Hospital to DeBaun Funeral home at 1 p.m. On Saturday. The route will be Southbound on 7th Street to westbound Springhi...More..

Cinco de Mayo 2018: Holiday history, traditions; is it Mexican Independence Day?
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Cinco de Mayo 2018: Holiday history, traditions; is it Mexican Independence Day?

Though far outnumbered, Mexicans led by General Ignacio Zaragoza fortified the small town of Puebla de Los Angeles and forced the French to retreat after losing close to 500 soldiers, according to History.com ...More..

South Korean president to visit USA ahead of Trump's North Korea visit
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

South Korean president to visit USA ahead of Trump's North Korea visit

South Korean police took action Saturday to prevent defectors from launching balloons filled with leaflets critical of the Kim regime into the North, an act Pyongyang has described as an "act of war". In a join...More..

Qatar condemns attack targeting Libyan electoral commission
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Qatar condemns attack targeting Libyan electoral commission

At least fourteen people were killed and dozens wounded among police station members, security personnel and civilians in the attack. Later in the day, Electoral commission spokesman Khaled Omar, who fled the...More..

Boy Scouts changing its name as girls join ranks
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Boy Scouts changing its name as girls join ranks

They are trying to convey that they are here for both young men and women. "Since announcing the BSA's historic decision to welcome girls into scouting, more than 3,000 girls across the nation have alread...More..

UN Security Council condemns terror attacks in Afghanistan
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

UN Security Council condemns terror attacks in Afghanistan

No-one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, but both Taliban and Islamic State group are active and have repeatedly claimed attacks in Kabul . Pentagon officials, however, have said that the ...More..

Local elections: Conservatives hold seats, Labour antisemitism concerns, Ukip 'crumbles'
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Local elections: Conservatives hold seats, Labour antisemitism concerns, Ukip 'crumbles'

Labour's Ellie Emberson, 19, made history when she won Minster ward, becoming the youngest woman ever elected to the council. The leader of Kensington and Chelsea Labour group conceded the party would not ...More..

Trump Tells Pentagon to Consider Reducing US Forces in South Korea
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Trump Tells Pentagon to Consider Reducing US Forces in South Korea

But a US National Security Council official told a visiting South Korean official in Washington via telephone the report was false, the South Korean presidential office said in a statement. "What will h...More..

Abe urges Abbas to return to peace talks
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Abe urges Abbas to return to peace talks

Mindful of the backlash from Palestinians over the United States' decision to relocate its embassy to Jerusalem, Abe told Abbas that Japan has no intention of moving its embassy there. "My last visit to Japan w...More..

Republican lawmakers nominate Trump for Nobel Peace Prize
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Republican lawmakers nominate Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

It said the Trump administration united China and others in imposing strict sanctions. Three days later in the Oval Office, Trump returned to the topic, saying it was "very generous" of South Korea's Presid...More..

South Korea dismantles propaganda loudspeakers at border
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

South Korea dismantles propaganda loudspeakers at border

They are important to President Trump , for the world will better remember how he handles this complicated and important situation than it will remember what he has said about it. The internal situation in Nor...More..

Powerful dust storms kill and injure dozens in India
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Powerful dust storms kill and injure dozens in India

Pointing out that it was largely the homeless who were the victims, Kumar added, "The thunderstorm hit the state after 7-8pm, when most of the people in villages usually sleep". Schools in the region have bee...More..

Emmet Flood Replaces US President Lawyer Cobb
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Emmet Flood Replaces US President Lawyer Cobb

Mueller is investigating whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation during the 2016 election, as well as possible obstruction of justice by Trump. He says there was a big difference between the...More..

Trump team's typo and Netanyahu's fluff can't obscure Iran deal stakes
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Trump team's typo and Netanyahu's fluff can't obscure Iran deal stakes

Mr Guterres called on the U.S. leader not to withdraw from the deal, saying that it risked a real possibility of war if the agreement was not maintained. The project, he said, had the explicit goal of producing...More..

PM Modi vouches for free press, says it makes democracy stronger
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

PM Modi vouches for free press, says it makes democracy stronger

Presidents of Cameroon and Somalia have made official comments on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day. The 2018 celebration was themed: 'Keeping Power in Check: Media, Justice'. Amnesty International als...More..

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries says House Democrats don't want to impeach Trump
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries says House Democrats don't want to impeach Trump

He urged the crowd to vote Republican in the upcoming midterm elections, warning them that Democrats would try to impeach him if they did not. And they increasingly say the Republican Party is a better steward ...More..

Seth Meyers Agrees With Donald Trump: Michelle Wolf Is
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Seth Meyers Agrees With Donald Trump: Michelle Wolf Is "So Filthy!"

Past comedians "go kind of table by table pointing at people and making fun of them, in a way that I think used to be fun because the dinner used to have the president there", she said. "For the record, I was i...More..

Warm, sunny Monday to kick off summery week
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Warm, sunny Monday to kick off summery week

Monday night will be clear with lows in the lower 50s. Today's high will be around 60 with a low of 44 tonight . Once again, nothing major is expected this evening. A cold front will move into the Carolinas...More..

Ko teary after eagle to end long title drought
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Ko teary after eagle to end long title drought

Hataoka opened with two straight birdies on the front nine, but cancelled out two birdies with bogeys on the last nine holes. Both Ko and Lee, who is also 21 and has three LPGA wins, were trying to end losing...More..

'Smell of gas' causes library evacuation, turns out to be pungent durian
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

'Smell of gas' causes library evacuation, turns out to be pungent durian

It is not known why the durian was left in a cupboard. Last year, building at Manchester University, England had to be evacuated over a suspected gas leak. An investigation was launched into the source of the...More..

Porn star sues USA president for defamation
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Porn star sues USA president for defamation

Days after a federal judge put the lawsuit between Stormy Daniels and the president and his personal lawyer on hold, the porn star has announced she is now also suing Donald Trump for defamation . "A guy...More..

Saudi Court Starts Trial of Two Arabs Accused of Spying for Mossad
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Saudi Court Starts Trial of Two Arabs Accused of Spying for Mossad

New US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stressed the need for unity among Gulf allies during a brief visit to Riyadh on Sunday as Washington aims to muster support for new sanctions against Iran. will come under ...More..

The National Memorial for Peace and Justice and Legacy Museum opens today
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

The National Memorial for Peace and Justice and Legacy Museum opens today

The site will also feature a museum, From Enslavement to Mass Incarceration , that will be situated within 150 yards of one of the South's most prominent slave auction sites and the Alabama River dock and rail...More..

Palestinian teen dies of wounds ififth week of Friday protests
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Palestinian teen dies of wounds ififth week of Friday protests

The events of recent weeks build on a background of years of concerns expressed by the United Nations and others of excessive use of force by Israeli forces against Palestinians in the occupied West Bank (inc...More..

Monsoon threatens tens of thousands of Rohingya refugees
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Monsoon threatens tens of thousands of Rohingya refugees

Muslims in an overwhelmingly Buddhist nation, most live in poverty in Myanmar's Rakhine state, next to Bangladesh. "I am here to talk to them, we want justice from them", he said of the diplomats. After v...More..

At Least 9 Teenagers Die in Israel Flash Floods
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

At Least 9 Teenagers Die in Israel Flash Floods

Israel's President Reuven Rivlin said security and rescue forces would be supported, and called on the public to follow instructions given by the police. I hope they will all soon be able to get back to their ...More..

'Open invitation extended to Donald Trump to visit Ireland' says Government
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

'Open invitation extended to Donald Trump to visit Ireland' says Government

Trump made a sudden announcement on January 11 that he has cancelled his trip to Britain due to disappointment over the new location of the USA embassy in London . Despite the looming threats of protest , th...More..

UPSC Civil Services exam 2017 results declared: Hyd's Anudeep Durishetty tops
by | Sunday, April 29, 2018

UPSC Civil Services exam 2017 results declared: Hyd's Anudeep Durishetty tops

Over 990 candidates which has 240 women and 750 men have been recommended by the Commission for appointment to various Services. Reports stated that this was Anudeep's fifth attempt at the exam, even thou...More..

FBI, US Marshals hunt for killer of ME deputy
by | Sunday, April 29, 2018

FBI, US Marshals hunt for killer of ME deputy

Police are on their third day searching for Williams in and around the heavily wooded rural community of Norridgewock, about 60 miles west of Bangor. Eugene Cole around 7 a.m. Authorities now believe that Willi...More..

Russia, Iran, Turkey warn against attempts to divide Syria
by | Sunday, April 29, 2018

Russia, Iran, Turkey warn against attempts to divide Syria

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said recent US-led missile strikes on Syria had "seriously aggravated the situation", and that statements about supporting the territorial integrity of Syria "are only words tha...More..