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Jul 13 2017

Radiohead on playing Israel: "We don't endorse Netanyahu any more than Trump"

The filmmaker is among 47 high-profile celebrities on the petition, along with Pink Floyd's Roger Waters and directors Peter Kosminsky and actresses Maxine Peake and ...

Jul 13 2017

United States attorney general says to hire 300 prosecutors to fight crime

As attorney general, Sessions has an unsettling amount of power to determine what policies are or aren't enforced, and his coziness with a group that thinks punishing and...

Jul 13 2017

Congressmen introduce article of impeachment against President Trump

Sherman said. At least he's realistic about the chances this will go anywhere in the Republican-controlled House, where the majority party does not want to get bogged d...

Jul 13 2017

Ed Sheeran and his cats teased his upcoming tour dates on Instagram

The Mumbai leg of Ed Sheeran's concert is part of his world tour, to support his third studio album, Divide . Frontier Touring have today announced that an extra 12,...

Jul 13 2017

Alberto El Patron Indefinitely Suspended By Global Force Wrestling

Alberto didn't have the best reputation before the investigation, and and the controversy is not doing GFW any favors. GFW has suspended its Unified World Hvt. "I'v...

Jul 13 2017

Kicker Redford Jones on Lou Groza watch list

Zane Gonzalez, now of the Browns, won last year's honor for nailing 23 of 25 field goals with Arizona State. His 2016 percentage is fifth best among returning kickers tha...

Jul 13 2017

From Brazil: Chelsea close in on signing, personal agreement 'well forwarded'

Chelsea have emerged as possible rivals to Juventus for Real Madrid right-back Danilo as the Premier League champions continue to seek reinforcements in wide positio...

Jul 12 2017

Andrew MacLeod: No chance of reunification for North, South Korea

If China , backed by Russian Federation, decides to ease restrictions on North Korea , it could complicate efforts by the Trump administration to impose costs on the re...

Jul 12 2017

Hillary Clinton Models a "Nasty Woman" T-Shirt That Supports Planned Parenthood

She tweets that she has "crossed the $950k mark" with "only $50k more #NastyWoman donations to go" to achieve her goal of $1 million by the end of the Stand with Plann...

Jul 12 2017

UAE athlete killed in training ground incident

At 17:20 the athlete was pronounced dead at the scene". Questions were raised about the safety of the equipment used at both Newham Leisure Centre and the community tra...

Jul 12 2017

'Speak up for your rights' - Malala's exclusive message on her 20th birthday

She took the opportunity to speak not about herself, but about the girls around world she represents. Birthday tributes have poured in for the young Nobel laureate from...

Jul 12 2017

McConnell delays start of recess until third week in August

McConnell has said that if Republicans can not come to an agreement on repealing and replacing Obamacare , they might have to negotiate with Democrats to fix the c...

Jul 12 2017

Brazil's Lula Sentenced to Prison on Corruption Charges

The ruling against Lula, 71, "all but rules him out of the running for next year's presidential election, and is likely to give a near-term boost to Brazilian markets", s...

Jul 12 2017

Ivanka takes father, US President Donald Trump's seat at G20 event

It would never have occurred to my mother or my father to ask me. During an October general election debate in Las Vegas, Trump demanded that Clinton "give back the m...

Jul 12 2017

Clay Aiken says Trump didn't decide who got fired on Celebrity Apprentice

Donald Trump probably won his shot at the presidency by starring on the reality TV show, " The Apprentice ", where he expanded his brand as the frank businessman able to...

Jul 12 2017

Teen killed himself as part of 'Blue Whale Challenge,' family says

Angelakis recently sent a letter home to parents, which she also posted on her blog, warning them about how "The Blue Whale Challenge " could affect their children. Is...

Jul 12 2017

AP SPIN METER: White House, Dems trade jabs on nominees

Mr. Short said that Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer, New York Democrat, had "run an unprecedented campaign of obstruction". "The nightmare scenario for the ...

Jul 12 2017

Coffin with effigy of Martin McGuinness on loyalist bonfire in east Belfast

Bonfires were lit in loyalist areas across Northern Ireland last night to usher in the Twelfth of July. 'Hate crime is wrong on all levels and the PSNI will do everythi...

Jul 12 2017

Brokers Watch List: Fitbit Inc (NYSE:FIT)

Several research firms have recently weighed in on FIT . Stifel Nicolaus reissued a "hold" rating and issued a $7.00 price objective on shares of Fitbit in a report on...

Jul 12 2017

Officer, skateboarder hurt after mob incident at San Francisco's Dolores Park

The extent of the officer's injury was not known. "Police Officer Robert Rueca said the cop and the skater actually just collided". Police said they went to the scene a...