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Ohio State to pay coordinators more than $1M each

After struggling to start off conference play, the Wildcats have garnered a 4-3 record in their last seven contests, including a nine-point home win over No. In...


US, Russian officials dispute reports of Russian casualties in Syria

The Russian contractors had no air cover or mobile air defense to protect them during the fighting, according to two Russian sources, as reported by Bloo...


Saudi- Ethiopia Declares State of Emergency

However, in 2015, months of anti-government demonstrations spread across Ethiopia , leaving hundreds dead and prompting parliament to declare a 10-month state ...


Under fire, Kelly makes changes to White House security clearance process

Russian Federation already looking to interfere in 2018 midterms Dems pick up deep-red legislative seat in Missouri Speier on Trump's desire for military parad...


Olympic snowboarder breaks neck on scary fall

His goggles popped off his helmet from the astounding impact, and he laid there for a few minutes while everyone raced past to finish the race. Austrian snowb...


Oil near one-week high on weak dollar, stocks rally

WTI gained 4 percent this week after losing almost 10 percent last week. Oil rose towards $65 barrel yesterday, supported by Saudi Arabia's comment that it ...


Steve Bannon Met With Robert Mueller's Team For Two Days This Week

Like his first appearance in January, Bannon was reported to have cited "White House privilege", while refusing to answer a large number of questions by the...


Pakistan officially bans two charities linked to 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed

Keen to avert worldwide sanctions, Pakistan has quietly amended its anti-terror laws to include Hafiz Saeed-linked Jamaat-ud-Dawa and Falah-i-Insaniat Foundatio...


Zimbabwe to pay Tsvangirai funeral expenses

The family through his wife has confirmed news of his sudden demise, with MDC party Vice president saying he will be remembered for his fearless fight of democr...


Kozhikode: CPM leader among 6 arrested for assaulting pregnant woman

On the day of the incident, a person named Syedhalavi and a few others went to their house and said that they had a problem with her husband, Siby Chacko Thenum...


Five Milwaukee chefs nominated for James Beard Awards

Liu is one of 20 semifinalists from Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee for the Best Chef: Southeast award. The restaurant was previ...


Oxfam admits 'serious error' after re-hiring man sacked over Haiti misconduct

The British charity has come under sharp criticism for its handling of allegations that staff members hired prostitutes in Haiti following the devastating 201...


Map: Here's how much snow MA could get on Saturday

But by Saturday , snow is likely. Today's forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with a high of 58 and winds 26 to 31 miles per hour with gusts as high as 47 ...


Alex Bowman captures pole for NASCAR season-opening Daytona 500

Stenhouse is the most recent victor at Daytona when he won his second Super Speedway race in a row during the 2017 Coke Zero 400. Elliott also seeks to win hi...


Oxfam scandal fallout sees 'small number' of Australian donors withdraw support

Fearing that not every detail of the #Haiti accusations have been "disclosed" by the charity, the #Charity Commission in the United Kingdom has launched an inqu...


Int'l conf. for Iraq reconstruction kicks off with large participation

The three-day Kuwait International Conference for the Reconstruction of Iraq began here on Monday. About $22 billion USA will be required in the short term ...


United States woman wakes up with British accent

The British accent is the latest in her weird string of voice changes after she fell asleep with a headache, and she's understandably frustrated. Speaking...


Russia Will Try to Interfere in 2018 Midterms, US Intelligence Agencies Say

The new details add to the further complications in the administration's response to handling Porter's resignation amid allegations of domestic abuse. Russian F...


Bomber gets life in prison for NY and NJ attacks

Given a chance to speak, Rahimi, shackled at the ankles, portrayed himself as a victim, saying he came to America as a 7-year-old boy with no hatred for anyone ...


I like the Obama portraits

It's also been revealed that the backdrop on the 44th president's portrait - by artist Kehinde Wiley - is filled with symbolism of his upbringing. What else...


Rand firms as investors wait to see if Jacob Zuma will go

Ruling African National Congress ( ANC ) has given President Jacob Zuma 48 hours to resign from office, warning that if he fails to comply he would be for...


USA drone destroys Russian tank in eastern Syria's Deir el-Zor

Veale refused to go into details about the possible make-up of the militia, saying they would "not speculate on the exact make-up of the Syrian pro-regime force...


Jacob Zuma's Exit From South Africa Presidency to Be Finalized Monday

South Africa's ANC has called a meeting of its national executive for Monday, as Ramaphosa and his allies lobby for President Zuma to step down. We know you wan...


Oxfam to face United Kingdom government review over Haiti sex worker scandal

Roland van Hauwermeiren, who has been at the centre of Haiti sex scandal, was running Oxfam's Chad operation at the time . It is a "complete betrayal of bo...


Philippine president orders military to scrap helicopter deal with Canada

Philippine Defence Secretary Delfin Lorenzana has said the helicopters will only be used for humanitarian assistance and disaster relief efforts. The governme...


18 killed and dozens injured as bus topples over in Hong Kong

Police have arrested the driver and charged him with causing death by risky driving. Police have yet to comment on the cause of the crash. The train, which wa...


Russia calls for restraint from Israel, Syria

The statement said the Israeli air strikes had targeted drones used in the fight against "terrorist organisations, primarily Daesh", referring to the Islamic St...


CORRECTED - House Speaker Ryan: House likely to pass US budget deal

During the White House event targeted on criminal threats raised by few immigrants, USA president, Donald Trump stated that, "I'd love to see a shutdown if we...


Third-ranking US Justice Department official resigns amid turmoil

She will reportedly be leaving after serving nine months at the department for a general counsel job in the private sector. She served under Deputy Attorney...


India's improved ties with Israel could benefit Palestine, says expert

On February 9, Prime Minister Modi arrived in Jordan, which is his transit to Palestine . Modi will also meet the Ruler of Dubai and Prime Minister Sheikh ...


Jammu on red alert after JeM terrorists attack army camp injuring 2

Army officials told IBNS that a Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO), a non-commissioned officer (NCO) and two children were killed and four army men injured in th...


Senate Announces 2-Year Budget Deal That's A Huge Win For GOP

A bipartisan budget deal that would fund several healthcare programs has support from Senate leadership, but House Democrats looking to secure a vote on...


Former US President Bush slams Putin for alleged non-mutual political attitude

Therefore, many of his movements (are) to regain Soviet hegemony. Trump has repeatedly denied collusion between his campaign and Russian Federation and dism...


Trump Speaks at National Prayer Breakfast LIVESTREAM

His appearance came as the White House continues to face criticism over the handling of abuse allegations against Trump's Staff Secretary Rob Porter. "Then on...


Syrian Forces Capture 2 Members of Islamic State 'Beatles'

Kotey and Elsheikh were the last two still at large. Along with "Jihadi John" Mohammed Emwazi and Aine Davis, they are believed to have tortured and beheaded ...