SA Rugby won't challenge World Cup vote, but calls for review

South Africa received an overall score of 78.97 percent to 75.88 for France and 72.25 for Ireland on a selection of weighted criteria but council members were free to ignore the report if they wished. Wales and Scotland backing rival World Cup 2023 b... More..

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Trump praises relations with Philippines' Duterte
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Trump praises relations with Philippines' Duterte

The president met with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte (doo-TEHR'-tay), who has been condemned by human rights groups for his crackdown on drug dealers and users. "The United States has to be treated fai...More..

Only 40% of Voters Believe Trump Is Fit to Be President
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Only 40% of Voters Believe Trump Is Fit to Be President

Stricter gun laws would help prevent mass shootings, 34 percent of voters say, as 62 percent say shooters would find a way around stricter gun laws and commit these crimes anyway. Trump's approval rating was up...More..

Israel will not allow Iranian bases in Syria, insists Lieberman
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Israel will not allow Iranian bases in Syria, insists Lieberman

Israel and Saudi Arabia do not have diplomatic relations and this is the very first time such a senior Israeli official has been interviewed for a media outlet in the kingdom. He also emphasized Israel's deman...More..

Hyundai to present eight new SUVs by 2020
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Hyundai to present eight new SUVs by 2020

Hyundai's car-heavy lineup has made it hard for the auto manufacturer to fully cash in on the crossover SUV boom, but that problem should be remedied in the next couple of years. It is noted that the lineup wil...More..

Russian Federation and U.S. at odds over keeping Syria chemical experts
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Russian Federation and U.S. at odds over keeping Syria chemical experts

Washington and its allies have blamed President Bashar al-Assad's government for the attack, but Syria has denied using chemical weapons, with strong backing from Russian Federation. "What is at stake is the pr...More..

Menendez Trial Ends With Hung Jury
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Menendez Trial Ends With Hung Jury

After a story appears on a conservative website, federal authorizes investigate rumors that Menendez and Florida ophthalmologist Salomon Melgen consorted with prostitutes at Melgen's home in the Dominican Rep...More..

California officials probe source of Legionnaires' cases
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

California officials probe source of Legionnaires' cases

Authorities said two of the three new cases involved individuals who visited Disneyland. Health officials are now inspecting nearby properties and businesses which are not associated with theme park. Air come...More..

Turkish FM: Turkish-Iranian Gold Trader Jailed in US Was Relocated
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Turkish FM: Turkish-Iranian Gold Trader Jailed in US Was Relocated

Zarrab is being held in the United States awaiting trial on charges of evading USA sanctions on Iran . U.S. Ministry of Justice's Federal Jailhouse Bureau website said that Zarrab was released from prison ...More..

Netanyahu offers quake aid to arch foe Iran
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Netanyahu offers quake aid to arch foe Iran

Ali Gulani, 42, lives in the province's badly-hit town of Qasr-e-Shirin, and told BBC Persian people were burning crates to try to stay warm. Gulani said there were an average of three strong aftershocks an h...More..

College faculty vote results expected today
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

College faculty vote results expected today

Talks between the colleges and the union broke down on November 4, prompting the colleges to request the final offer vote. "No one is surprised that college faculty rejected the council's forced offer". On No...More..

Al Franken groping news anchor
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Al Franken groping news anchor

Speaking on her radio show Thursday morning, Tweeden said she didn't come forward with the allegations sooner because she feared her career, including a stint as a swimsuit model, would lead others to discoun...More..

Modi still popular among masses, says Pew survey
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Modi still popular among masses, says Pew survey

Three years after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) swept to power in Lok Sabha elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's popularity has not waned, with almost nine out of ten Indians holding a favourable view...More..

Four juveniles escape South Jersey correctional facility, steal and crash auto
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Four juveniles escape South Jersey correctional facility, steal and crash auto

An 18-year-old South Jersey murder suspect was captured in Atlantic City Thursday, a day after he escaped from a juvenile detention center in a mass breakout, officials said. Police are concerned that the teens...More..

Lee Min Ho And Suzy Confirm Their Love Breakup
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Lee Min Ho And Suzy Confirm Their Love Breakup

JYP Entertainment, which represents Suzy, confirmed a media report of their recent breakup. As per the reports, both the superstars have confirmed their break up to the media organisations. As on one side, L...More..

Pakistan's Mohammad Hazeef suspended by ICC for illegal bowling action
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Pakistan's Mohammad Hazeef suspended by ICC for illegal bowling action

Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez has been suspended from bowling in global cricket with immediate effect by the ICC, after his action was found illegal in an independent assessment. After he received a b...More..

'F*CK TRUMP' Truck Sticker Triggers Local Sheriff: 'Offensive Display'
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

'F*CK TRUMP' Truck Sticker Triggers Local Sheriff: 'Offensive Display'

Fonseca says her main issue with the president is she disagrees with his promised border wall. Sheriff Troy Nehls said that the truck driver could be prosecuted under a law about inciting breaches of peace....More..

Baltimore Detective Shot In Head; Suspect Sought
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Baltimore Detective Shot In Head; Suspect Sought

Baltimore police said in a tweet that one of their officers was shot Wednesday evening. Officers have cordoned off a huge area around the shooting scene, they are going door to door, and they're searching e...More..

Cambodia's Supreme Court Dissolves Opposition Party
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Cambodia's Supreme Court Dissolves Opposition Party

The party denied the accusations as politically motivated. The verdict was announced by Chief Justice Dith Munty, a high-ranking member of the ruling party. "Therefore, my party is likely to be dissolved". ...More..

Rajasthan Can't Implement Gujjar Quota For Now, Says Supreme Court
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Rajasthan Can't Implement Gujjar Quota For Now, Says Supreme Court

As per reports, a petition was filed in the court challenging the government's decision to raise the quota. A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A.K. In the order passed yesterday, the Bench no...More..

Red Wings snuff Flames, 8-2
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Red Wings snuff Flames, 8-2

He also helped set up Anthony Mantha's tally in the first frame. Larkin's been the most consistent offensive contributor donning the Winged Wheel and now has 18 points (three goals, 15 assists) through 19 gam...More..

Britain Preparing to Transfer £400 Million to Iran: Telegraph Newspaper
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Britain Preparing to Transfer £400 Million to Iran: Telegraph Newspaper

Her husband, Richard Ratcliffe, met Johnson earlier on Wednesday. He told the foreign secretary his " softly softly " approach is not working. "He said that he was keen to take me, but it is a question to r...More..

Youth can help resolve Babri Masjid dispute: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Youth can help resolve Babri Masjid dispute: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

The spiritual guru added that if the Ayodhya dispute is resolved through court, the decision would be one-sided. "We will talk to all". The VHP too appeared dismissive, saying no dialogue on the issue was neede...More..

Wes: A couple of dry days followed by showers this weekend
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Wes: A couple of dry days followed by showers this weekend

A cold front will then approach Saturday . A cold front sweeping out of the Rockies and across the Plains will build the clouds and rain developing to our west and sweep it eastward. On Thursday , there's a s...More..

U.S. to allow imports of elephant trophies from Zimbabwe, Zambia
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

U.S. to allow imports of elephant trophies from Zimbabwe, Zambia

The forum, which runs through Friday, is being hosted by the Safari Club International Foundation and the United Republic of Tanzania. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) said it has determined that ...More..

Pradhyumn murder case: Court to hear bail plea of accused Ashok today
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Pradhyumn murder case: Court to hear bail plea of accused Ashok today

Last Friday, Ashok's bail application was moved in the court after the premier investigation agency gave a clean chit to the driver and held a class 11 student responsible for the murder of eight-year-old Pra...More..

Greek rescue crews search for six people missing after deadly floods
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Greek rescue crews search for six people missing after deadly floods

At least 14 people are dead as a result of the flash flooding. A state of national mourning has been declared by Greek Prime Minister, Alexis Tsipras. Rescue crews were searching Thursday for those missing ...More..

ASEAN chief: Legally-binding East Sea Code of Conduct needed
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

ASEAN chief: Legally-binding East Sea Code of Conduct needed

But the Philippines , after President Rodrigo Duterte took office previous year, decided not to use the ruling to pressure China . "These and other issues are high on the agenda of our meeting". He has refus...More..

Battlefront 2, Overwatch Being Investigation By Gambling Authority In Belgium
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Battlefront 2, Overwatch Being Investigation By Gambling Authority In Belgium

Executive Editor at GameInformer, subtitled his Star Wars Battlefront II Review as "The Dark Side of Gaming" and via Twitter stated that "You can see the greatness in Star Wars Battlefront II ". The problem ...More..

DOJ threatens to pull funding for police over immigration policy violations
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

DOJ threatens to pull funding for police over immigration policy violations

The state has gotten more than $1.8 million over the last two years to distribute to cities and counties for crime reduction and prevention. State and city officials will have until December 8th to prove that...More..

World carbon emissions on the rise again
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

World carbon emissions on the rise again

The US is expected to see a slower decline in its carbon emissions , from an annual 1.2% drop over the past 10 years to a decrease of 0.4% this year, with a return to growth in coal use, as president Dona...More..

Emiratis in S.Korea urged to contact embassy after quake
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Emiratis in S.Korea urged to contact embassy after quake

It came a day ahead of the all-important college entrance exam during which the whole nation falls silent to help teenagers focus on the annual event, whose result could define their future in the hyper-competi...More..

Korea, China agree to manage N. Korea issue peacefully
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Korea, China agree to manage N. Korea issue peacefully

Turning to North Korean issues, Moon asked the ASEAN countries and the two Northeast Asian nations to help peacefully end the nuclear standoff, stressing the need to maintain maximum pressure and sanctions agai...More..

The Obamacare Tax Cut
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

The Obamacare Tax Cut

CNBC reported earlier that tax reform was not only imperiled but has started to wane as House Republicans continued to complicate the tax reform package beyond what the Trump White House was willing to accept...More..

Leicester vice-chairman denies King Power tax claims as case proceeds
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Leicester vice-chairman denies King Power tax claims as case proceeds

King Power International, owned by Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and his family, are alleged to have failed to pay 14 billion baht (£323m) from the operation of a duty-free franchise awarded in 2006. We are proud of...More..