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Catalan leaders ask for no extradition while Carles Puigdemont faces German justice

Puigdemont was detained after crossing from Denmark into Germany while traveling by auto from Finland, where he had given a lecture, to Brussels, Belgium, whe...


Russian Mall Fire Kills at Least 64

Emergency services have said that 64 is the final toll, but local media have reported there could still be dozens missing. However, it quoted Vladimir Chern...


ICICI Bank (IBN) Downgraded by ValuEngine

It has outperformed by 28.62% the S&P500. Baldwin Investment Management LLC boosted its stake in ICICI Bank by 10.4% during the third quarter. ICICI Bank has ...


British apparel company buying Indy-based Finish Line in $558 million deal

The deal, valued at $13.50 per Finish Line share in cash, represents a 28 percent premium to the closing price on Friday. JD Sports has already expanded i...


Motion reveals Pulse gunman's father was Federal Bureau of Investigation informant

Mateen killed 49 people at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Fla ., in 2016, and his wife in now on trial, accused of aiding the gunman in the attack - the case ...


Four Texas Tech players arrested, including QB Jett Duffey

According to the police spokeswoman Kasie Whitley, via the Star-Telegram, police were called to the scene after the report of a disturbance with a possibly arm...


John Bolton as US security adviser 'shameful'

Speaking at a panel of four former Israeli military chiefs, Mofaz noted that he thought this was a bad idea. President Donald Trump on Thursday chose as his n...


Buy Online Tickets for Pakistan-West Indies T20 Series

The National Selection Committee headed by Inzamamul Haq, after consultation with Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed and head coach Mickey Arthur, have announced th...


Russian mall fire death toll rises to 64, alarms reportedly stayed silent

Videos spread on social media in the immediate aftermath of the tragedy, showing people jumping out of windows to escape the flames in what state media has desc...


Afghanistan Peace Conference Set To Convene In Tashkent

The high-level worldwide conference on Afghanistan, "Peace Process, Security Cooperation and Regional Connectivity", will take place in Uzbekistan's capital of ...


European states announce coordinated expulsion of Russian diplomats over Skripal case

France said it is also expelling four Russian diplomats. The group includes a dozen posted to Russia's mission to the United Nations who the officials said w...


Is Kim Jong-un in China? No confirmation, but 'speculation rife'

Nippon TV showed footage of a the green and yellow train arriving today in Beijing that looked similar to one used by Kim's father, Kim Jong Il, to visit the ...


Woman Sues Russell Simmons For $10M Over Another Alleged Rape

In the latest accusation, a women who is identified anonymously as Jane Doe recounts an encounter after she attended a Def Jam concert with her elementary-sch...


Eastern Ghouta refugees: 'We left our history, our memories'

The Ministry of Defence of Russian Federation says 6,500 people were evacuated from the southern towns in Eastern Ghouta as part of the evacuation deal and th...


First Alert Day: Monday Afternoon, Evening Severe

Scattered showers and thunderstorms will continue with heavy rain possible along and south of I-44. The main threats will be large hail and damaging winds but...


Israeli sentencing of Ahed Tamimi symbolises conflict

She told reporters on Wednesday before the court accepted the plea bargain agreement that "there is no justice under occupation and this is an illegitimate ...


China threatens to retaliate against Trump's tariff plan

Trade Representative's office said in a statement. White House officials said the actions came after years of efforts to failed to convince China to change it...


Anti-Fake News Bill 2018 Tabled In Dewan Rakyat

The opposition has been asking for the government to set up a special Parliament committee to formulate the bill. "The proposed Act seeks to safeguard the publi...


Man arrested after trying to disarm Rockford officer

The officer involved has been with the force for several years. Officers located the subject, later identified as Golden, with a gun in his hand and gave him ...


US, EU States Expel Dozens Of Russian Diplomats Over Nerve-Agent Poisoning

The almost simultaneous announcements on March 26 signaled a united front in the face of what Britain and other Western countries say was the use of a military-...


D2 Men's Tennis HERO of The Week (4)

Eastern Kentucky won all three doubles matches to secure the doubles point and jump ahead 1-0. Stripp fell to Livia Kraus after a second-set tiebreaker, 6-2...


Darwin residents woken by massive 6.6 magnitude natural disaster .

The quake struck at a depth of 10 kilometers , the USGS reported. A month after a deadly quake killed more than 100 people, an natural disaster measuring 6. ...


Aditi Ashok earns Major berth with T14th finish at Kia Classic

She knew she won a Kia auto for making the hole in one, and she didn't know she won another to go with her $270,000 first-place check. "I'm really confident",...


British police officer slashed with sword

Shocking mobile phone footage of the attack later appeared online. "He had run into somebody's front garden and these police officers dragged him out but he's g...


Parkland school shooting survivor speaks at North Texas church

Two Republican senators, Marco Rubio of Florida and Joni Ernst of Iowa, said over the weekend that while they supported gun control advocates' right to prot...


Zuma could face S.African court on graft charges in April

The Hawks were investigating the bribery claims against Zuma, Zokwana, Dlamini, and Ndudane, said spokesperson Hangwani Mulaudzi. The DA said it would approac...


Indian court probing constitutional validity of Muslim polygamy

Taking note of the previous five-judge constitution bench, which in its 2017 verdict kept open the issue while quashing triple talaq , the court directed that ...


Wife jailed after smacking husband in head over forgetting anniversary

The woman was badly injured and filed a complaint against the accused after a week once she had recovered. She maintained that she did not know the residence ...


Airliner Makes History By Flying To Israel Via Saudi Airspace

AirIndia flight 139 landed in Israel's Ben Gurion Airport shortly after 10 p.m., according to Flightview tracker. Saudi Arabia permitted Air India to use it...


Firefighter Killed as Blaze Engulfs NYC Film Set

One of the firefighters, Lt Ray McCormack, recalled seeing Davidson continue to fight a blaze in 2005 despite having seriously burned both of his hands. The p...


Injured Courtois pulls out of Belgium squad

A former Atletico Madrid loanee, Courtois has made no secret of the fact that he will return to La Liga at some stage. But Courtois, whose contract at Stamf...


Orange Snow Hit Parts of Europe This Weekend

According to The Independent , the phenomenon is understood to be the result of Sahara Desert sand and dust being carried into the atmosphere, where it mix...


Ryan Costello makes it official: He's not seeking re-election to Congress

The decision was first reported by City & State Pennsylvania, shocking Republicans who viewed the 41-year old Costello as a rising star. Before Costello's decis...


We want Messi fit to face Spain - Vazquez

They're now teammates, but last summer Paulinho and Lionel Messi went head to head as Brazil took on Argentina in a friendly. "We made a decision to wait fo...


AAP govt unveils 'green budget' in bid to improve Delhi's air quality

The Minister also proposed a 26-point programme under "Green Budget" to preserve the environment ."We have shortlisted 26 separate programmes and projects prop...


Nigeria schoolgirls reunited with parents after release

The 105 girls arrived at around 2:30 pm local time aboard five buses escorted by the Nigerian army to Dapchi, in Yobe state. "The IGP could not also proceed to ...


Baseball falls to Kansas in home series

The Freedom baseball team scored three times in the top of the seventh inning Thursday to break a tie and win at crosstown rival Patton, 8-5, in a nonconference...


What is the Chipko movement?

Though the Chipko Movement gathered prominence in the 1970's, the idea had actually germinated way back in 18th century Rajasthan. The trigger for the modern ...


Parents facing abuse charges after daughter refuses arranged marriage

Abdulah Fahmi Al Hishmawi, 34, and Hamdiyah Saha Al Hishmawi, 33, are accused of physically abusing their daughter, Maarib Al Hishmawi, who has been reported ...


China calls USA repeat abuser of world trade rules

The WTO ruling "proves that the USA side has violated WTO rules, repeatedly abused trade remedy measures, which has seriously damaged the fair and just nature...


Few snow, rain showers possible Sunday as we turn into Spring

Friday will be slightly cooler, with a chance of showers. Monday: Mostly sunny, and near seasonable. Overnight into dawn Sunday , some slick roads are pos...


Zuckerberg buys full-page ads apologizing for Cambridge Analytica scandal

In the 2007 article, Zuckerberg said he wanted Facebook to become "the most powerful distribution mechanism that's been created in a generation". "If we can...


US steel tariffs meet barrage of criticism at WTO

Trump signed an executive memo issuing the instructions on Thursday at the White House. The White House said it "will propose for public comment adding 25 per...


NRA believes March for Our Lives was the work of billionaire puppeteers

Students are aware that implementing stricter mental health screenings, universal background checks and a national gun registry are necessary to the security of...


Iowa family found dead inside vacation condo in Mexico

Officials say there were no signs of foul play, suicide or robbery. Autopsies confirmed they had died of asphyxiation, but authorities have not said how the g...


Argentina beat Italy in worldwide friendly

March 23, 2018 Argentina's Manuel Lanzini celebrates scoring their second goal with Ever Banega. "I think it's more important to think about the players we ...


Jett Duffey, Christian Taylor Among 4 Texas Tech Players Arrested

Records show Duffey and Taylor were arrested by the Lubbock Police Department on complaints of criminal mischief between $100 and $750, a Class B misdemeanor in...


Centre issues notice to Cambridge Analytica

His statement said the data was deleted in 2015 at Facebook's request, and denied that any of the Facebook data that Cambridge Analytica obtained was used in ...


U.S. pork to feel further chill from China tariff threat

WH Group has also been increasing its supplies from South American and European countries in recent years, said Chein. "I am a free trader, but I don't think ...


Top Chinese, US officials to continue trade talks

The commerce ministry said in a statement that China hopes the United States will pull back "from the brink", and be prudent in its decisions, adding that it ...