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Zara and Mike Tindall have lost their baby

Zara Tindall, née Phillips, is the daughter of Anne, Princess Royal, the Queen's daughter. After it was formally announced that the couple was expecting, Mike tweeted his joy. She underwent a two-and-a-half-hour operation during which surgeons re...

Christmas miracle: Browns get 1st win of season

Running back Isaiah Crowell score a pair of first half rushing touchdowns. But it was ultimately enough against the Chargers, who struggled to take back momentum after taking a 7-0 on their first possession. On the next play, Griffin completed a 21...

Dead orca found near Sechelt

Cottrell said a general diagnosis might be available in a few days, but it would more likely be a few weeks before anything certain could be known. Observers this summer noted that the animal was looking thin, said center Director Ken Balcomb.

Russia, Iran, Turkey cast themselves as deal-makers in Syria

Sayal said he expected the evacuation to end before evening if there were no hitches and matters proceeded normally. Buses drove some of the last civilians and fighters out of east Aleppo, Syria, today as evacuations resumed after a tense delay.

Weather warning issued ahead of Christmas

A severe weather warning has been issued in response to Storm Barbara , which is expected to batter much of the United Kingdom with gales of up to 90mph in the run up to Christmas. "We also expect some lightning and the chance of some icy roads". ...

Thirteen Turkish Soldiers Killed, 48 Wounded in Car Bomb Attack

Earlier, Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said 13 soldiers were martyred and 56 others wounded when a suicide vehicle bomb attack targeted a public bus in central Kayseri province on Saturday. Forty-four people died and more than 150 were wounded in ...

Andanar on Duterte's 'killer words': We take it seriously, but not literally

In the latest salvo in a dispute over the Filipino leader's deadly crackdown on drug use in his country, Duterte warned Americans, "prepare to leave the Philippines". Millennium Chllenge Corporation said it would keep monitoring events in the Philipp...

Gotham City Sirens: David Ayer to Direct Harley Quinn Spin-off

Expect Harley to be joined by two other Batman rogues, including Harley's BFF Poison Ivy and the Batman's on-again-off-again lady friend Catwoman. The character played by Will Smith also stands a shot at success courtesy, well, Will Smith. But gi...

Philippine official says president exaggerating on killings

Duterte had previously used the epithet against Pope Francis, although he later apologised, and the US ambassador to the Philippines. "Just to show the guys that, if I can do it, why can't you?" "I go around in Davao with a motorcycle, with a big bik...

'Growing Pains' actor Alan Thicke dies at 69

Thicke's publicist, Monique Moss, confirmed the news of " Alan's sudden passing", and said "we have no further details". The actor will be survived by three sons, one of whom is the well-known musician Robin Thicke whose reaction to his dad's deat...

Instagram makes its first live video offering

Now, Facebook has combined both these incredible features into one outstanding feature, i.e., Facebook Live 360 videos. However, with Facebook Live, the videos remained in the account of the user as long as he wants it to be accessible. The great b...

K'taka minister resigns over sex CD scandal

Karnataka Excise Minister HY Meti submitted his resignation letter over an alleged sex scandal, which was later accepted by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah who assured strict action against the leader if found guilty. A blackmail theory is also doing the...

Korea, Japan vow cooperation over N. Korea sanctions

The North has defied the global community in recent months, through repeated missile launches and nuclear tests. Park's administration worked closely with the United States to pursue tighter economic sanctions and rejected a resumption of negotiation...

'The X Factor' UK: How Matt Terry defeated Saara Aalto

We're not sure if Saara's version of "I Didn't Know My Own Strength" captured much of the same feeling. Terry's triumph is the second win for X Factor judge Nicole Scherzinger, who also mentored James Arthur, the victor of the 2012 series.

Andaman Rescue: 85 tourists rescued from Havelock Islands; massive operation underway

Air India officials in Port Blair said the flight from Chennai has departed the island at around 9.35 PM evacuating 165 tourists. Earlier on Friday Governor of Andaman, Jagdish Mukhi, said that around 320 foreign tourists are stranded at Avelock ...

Twin bomb blasts near market in northeast Nigerian city

Madagali is located on the border with Borno state, the birthplace of the militant group Boko Haram, and has incurred many attacks and abductions since the military retook the area from the militants in 2015. "Together, Nigerians can and will defeat ...

Rahul calls demonetisation biggest scam; Cong observes 'black day'

Why is he running away from debate? Congress Party Vice President Rahul Gandhi said that his speech on demonetisation - if he's allowed to speak in the Lok Sabha - has the potential to cause an "earthquake". The ruling party hit back at the Congres...

Istanbul vehicle bomb injures 20 police officers

The bomb, apparently targeting police, exploded outside the stadium of Istanbul football club Besikstas following its match against Bursaspor . Most of the casualties are believed to be police. The Istanbul-based club added: "We hope that the citi...

Jury Foreman: 5 Jurors Were Undecided on Slager Verdict

A mistrial was declared in the case after jurors failed to reach a unanimous verdict. The Baltimore officers charged in Freddie Gray's death, for instance, have been called " heroes ", while the mothers of unarmed black men who were killed by police ...

Jayalalithaa laid to rest next to her mentor MGR

Her mortal remains were flanked by her close aide Sasikalaa Natarajan and her family members on one side and her successor O Panneerselvam and other party leaders on the other. A sea of people paid homage to the leader as her body, draped in the tric...

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Sioux City Younkers to close, according to reports

It appears the end is near for Bon-Ton. The Bon-Ton's parent company, which has corporate offices in Pennsylvania and Wisconsin, operates more than 250 stores under several namep...

Narendra Modi Sweden visit: 10 things on PM's agenda

Prime Ministers Narendra Modi and his Swedish counterpart Stefan Löfven. After attending an Indian community event here late on Tuesday night, Modi will depart for London on ...

Toronto police to provide update on Bruce McArthur investigation Monday

Idsinga says Kanagaratnam's remains were found at a home McArthur used as storage for his landscaping business. He was not on file as missing in Canada. McArthur was arrested in Ja...

United States bans sales to Chinese phone-maker ZTE

Stephen Hadley, national security adviser under President George W. Bush, on President Trump's decision to block Broadcom's takeover of Qualcomm , the president's push for a wall ...

Russian Federation on wrong side of Syria war: Mike Pence warns Putin

United States Vice President Michael Pence on Saturday said that Russian Federation is "on the wrong side of the war" while referring to recent strikes on Syria by the U.S. This w...

Trump puts off Syria strike decision, will talk to allies

Al-Jaafari was quoted by SANA news agency as saying that the Syrian government was ready to facilitate the teams' entry into any point in Douma, Eastern Ghouta's largest town. But ...

Trump Promises to Lay Off States with Legal Marijuana

While many states have decriminalized or legalized marijuana use, the drug is still illegal under federal law, which created a conflict between federal and state law. "Since the ca...

Zuckerberg testimony tells us nothing new about privacy

And the tech illiteracy of numerous senators hampered the efficacy of much of the questioning , with Zuckerberg at times having to explain basic features of the social network...

Watch Yankees vs. Red Sox

Tyler Austin slid into second base hard on a force out causing the benches to clear, but nothing happened as the players just conversed on the diamond. Austin carried over the ...

Donald Trump eyeing return to TPP tade pact: US Senators

Lawmakers at a White House meeting on trade say that President Trump is eyeing a re-entry into the Trans Pacific Partnership after making the United States' exit from the trade...

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Syria braces for possible U.S. attack, calls it 'reckless'

Syria braces for possible U.S. attack, calls it 'reckless'

Trump had tweeted earlier that Russian Federation shouldn't be allied with a "Gas Killing Animal", a reference to Syrian President Bashar Assad, whose regime is accused of killi...

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull racks up 30th Newspoll loss

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull racks up 30th Newspoll loss

When he toppled former Prime Minister Tony Abbott in 2015, Mr Turnbull justified the move by noting that Mr Abbott had trailed the Labor opposition party in 30 consecutive New...

Saudi air defence forces intercept missile over Najran - statement

Saudi air defence forces intercept missile over Najran - statement

Saudi Air Forces announced Wednesday the interception of two missiles fired from Yemen, including one towards Riyadh, Al Arabiya local news reported. "The missile force carried...

Real Madrid defend big lead in Champions League

Who would have told a young Buffon that he might end his Champions League career at the Bernabeu?" To do this, we will be playing a tight game and hope to do the impossible. "We ...

Educators remain solid in resolve during day 7 of Oklahoma teacher walkout

Educators remain solid in resolve during day 7 of Oklahoma teacher walkout

Teachers went on strike last week after lawmakers passed a funding package that offered only about $50 million for schools, where students have grappled with outdated, crumbling ...