Trump incapable of leading a superpower - Chinese media

The incident occurred about 50 nautical miles from Subic Bay, a major Philippine port and former US military base. According to US defense officials, the USNS Bowditch (T-AGS 62), an oceanographic research ship, was trying to recover the UUV on D... More..

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by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Nike Inc. (NKE) Earns "Market Perform" Rating from Oppenheimer Holdings Inc

The company has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $62.99. Credit Suisse Group AG reissued a "buy" rating and set a $60.00 target price on shares of Nike in a research report on Monday...More..

by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Trump once donated to a West Bank settlement

While Washington has long denounced settlement expansion as an obstacle to peace, Freidman vocally supports it. Friedman served as one of Trump's two advisers on Israel throughout his presidential campaign. "...More..

Truck rams into Christmas market; 12 killed
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Truck rams into Christmas market; 12 killed

Police said the suspect matched descriptions of the man running away. Though the detained man matched witness descriptions of the truck driver, investigators were unable to prove that he was the driver o...More..

by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Poisonous bath lotion kills dozens in Russian Federation

Russia's top investigative agency opened a probe into the incident and arrested several people suspected of involvement in selling the lotion. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters. But it's also com...More..

Donald Trump takes final victory lap in Alabama
by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Donald Trump takes final victory lap in Alabama

Trump was in the same stadium a year ago, campaigning for votes in 2016 presidential election versus Hillary Clinton . But on Saturday, he backed away from the comments, saying he was just "having fun" with hi...More..

Dictionary publisher's word of the year: 'surreal'
by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Dictionary publisher's word of the year: 'surreal'

According to the Merriam-Webster's website , the word was chosen because it was "significantly" looked up more by users than in previous years. "Historically, 'surreal'has been one of the words most searched ...More..

by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Apple Appeals EU Tax Ruling: What Investors Should Know

Apple is not the only company to be accused of getting unfair tax treatment in the European Union recently. They argued they always respected their procedural rights and the subject matter of the investigation...More..

'SNL' mocks Trump, Putin and ties with Exxon CEO
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

'SNL' mocks Trump, Putin and ties with Exxon CEO

Trump's Thank You Tour: "I felt an obligation to thank all my supporters by standing in front of them while they cheered for me". "We think you are the best candidate", the Russian leader says. Once Tillerso...More..

by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Cristiano Ronaldo Caps 'Perfect Year' With Real Madrid Club World Cup Win

The win caps a memorable year for manager Zinedine Zidane who took over from Rafael Benitez last January. The Ballon d'Or victor then put his side ahead in extra time after being played through by Benzema ...More..

by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Oil rises on Goldman forecast, signs producers complying with cuts

Khalid al-Falih, energy minister of Opec's biggest and most influential member, Saudi Arabia, was less precise than either institution on Wednesday, saying he sees supply and demand aligning at some point this ...More..

Wild weekend weather ahead: rain, heavy storms, and wintry, cold conditions
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Wild weekend weather ahead: rain, heavy storms, and wintry, cold conditions

The winter weather advisory will be in effect for Lauderdale, Colbert and Limestone counties until 9 a.m. It's part of a wide mix of weather to hit the region - from 60s and thunderstorms today to freezing ...More..

Syrian rebel denies Russian statement Aleppo evacuation complete
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Syrian rebel denies Russian statement Aleppo evacuation complete

It is unclear exactly how many people remain trapped in east Aleppo, where there are no functioning hospital and food and medical supplies are fast running out. Amid the confusion, a convoy of evacuees that had...More..

Hillary Clinton: Putin's Alleged Involvement in Democratic Hack Stems From Longtime Grudge
by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Hillary Clinton: Putin's Alleged Involvement in Democratic Hack Stems From Longtime Grudge

Pointing the finger at the Russian president over meddling in the election also puts the White House on a collision course with Trump, who has become increasingly isolated in questioning Russian involvement in ...More..

by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Rajya Sabha Adjourned Sine Die, Hamid Ansari Unhappy over Bedlam

Urging the members to introspect on the distinction between dissent, disruption and agitation, he said: "Regular and continuous disruptions characterised the session". 90% of planned legislative business could ...More..

Study Offers Clues To Risk Of Zika Birth Defects In The US
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Study Offers Clues To Risk Of Zika Birth Defects In The US

In comparison with microcephaly rates from a 2009-2013 United States registry, which reported 7 cases for every 10,000 live births; these findings showed a "prevalence that is substantially higher than the back...More..

Kanye West meets with Trump to discuss 'multicultural issues'
by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Kanye West meets with Trump to discuss 'multicultural issues'

After several minutes of posing, West was asked why he didn't have anything to say. "These issues included bullying, supporting teachers, modernizing curriculums, and violence in Chicago", the West tweeted. J...More..

'The Walking Dead' Star Lands Lead Role on 'Star Trek: Discovery'
by | Friday, December 16, 2016

'The Walking Dead' Star Lands Lead Role on 'Star Trek: Discovery'

She plays Sasha on " The Walking Dead " but Entertainment Weekly just revealed she has been cast in the lead role of the CBS All Access series "Star Trek: Discovery ", playing lieutenant commander of the...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Alaska Air closes acquisition of Virgin America

The acquisition follows through on months of work to seal the $2.6 billion deal ($4 billion, including debt and aircraft operating leases). The combined airline will have almost 1,200 daily flights and 286 ai...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Congress criticises JK Govt for announcing compensation to Burhan's kin

Though the decision of clearing of the relief case is subject to filing of objections within a week's time and no formal orders as such have been issued, the PDP-BJP government has come under attack from its op...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Sunny Leone gets emotional at brother's wedding ceremony

Sunny shared pictures of the Gurudwara-wedding on social media and the internet just can not have enough of it. "The mehendi function had the men wearing the mundu and the wedding was held at a gurudwara wit...More..

by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Syrian troops say they control 98 percent of eastern Aleppo

Hundreds more civilians fled what remained of the Syrian opposition's enclave in Aleppo on Saturday as rebels and government forces exchanged artillery and mortar fire across the northern city. The meeting of t...More..

Wisconsin judge rejects bid to stop election recount
by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Wisconsin judge rejects bid to stop election recount

Trump's lead over Clinton in Pennsylvania is about 44,000 out of more than 6 million votes cast, with just a few ballots remaining to be counted, state officials said this week. Two pro-Trump groups, the Great ...More..

Japan demands halt to US Osprey flights after crash
by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Japan demands halt to US Osprey flights after crash

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Wednesday regretted the crash-landing of a US Marine aircraft in its waters. The US Marine Corps says five crew were rescued. The Pentagon confirmed that two of the five ...More..

Pakistan Grounds All Small ATR Aircraft After Plane Crash
by | Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Pakistan Grounds All Small ATR Aircraft After Plane Crash

He said the engineering team sent from Karachi to inspect the engines of the ATR aircraft carried out a thorough borescopic of the allegedly reported engine and found that "contrary to media reports the engine ...More..

by | Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Syrian military says rebels driven from 98 percent of Aleppo

On Sunday night, Syrian troops were reported to have retreated from the central part of the city while continuing to fight the terrorists . The fall of Aleppo would be the worst rebel defeat since Syria's ...More..

Sen. Reid: FBI Director Comey Should Be Investigated Over Russian Hacking Probe
by | Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Sen. Reid: FBI Director Comey Should Be Investigated Over Russian Hacking Probe

Reid told MSNBC on Saturday he still thinks Comey should resign, but predicted he won't. Though the likelihood of electors rejecting Trump is remote (even Reid conceded that Trump would be the next president ...More..

EU, Cuba sign cooperation pact, vow Trump will not hurt ties
by | Tuesday, December 13, 2016

EU, Cuba sign cooperation pact, vow Trump will not hurt ties

She reiterated the concerns expressed by the European Union on the extraterritorial application of the blockade and that they would, 'continue saying this because it is not only against the interests of the isl...More..

by | Monday, December 12, 2016

Vardy back with hat-trick as Leicester shock Man City

He has watched some of the matches we've played, he spoke to me a little about the team, things to improve, things that could be changed. "I know the goalscorer needs to score goals , but I told all my playe...More..

by | Monday, December 12, 2016

Trump on Russian Federation meddling in U.S. election: 'I don't believe it'

A CIA spokeswoman said the agency had no comment on the matter. Before the election, WikiLeaks regularly published hacked documents that were damaging to Democratic Party organizations and its presidential...More..

Police launch investigation into Ipswich double murder
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Police launch investigation into Ipswich double murder

Just 15 minutes later at 1.30pm another man in his late teens arrived at the hospital in a auto having sustained suspected stab wounds. A second call came into police just after 1.30pm at Ipswich Hospital - w...More..

by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Blasts hit near Istanbul soccer stadium, wound 20 police

Suleyman Soylu says the source appears to have been a auto bomb that targeted a riot police bus outside Vodafone Stadium. A Reuters photographer said many riot police officers were seriously wounded. Inter...More..

Recounts shows Trump's lead increasing in Wisconsin
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Recounts shows Trump's lead increasing in Wisconsin

In Michigan , U.S. District Judge Mark Goldsmith issued an order for a recount of votes to begin at noon, the Associated Press reported Monday. The ruling marked a win for Green Party candidate Jill Ste...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Iran president: Trump won't be able to harm the nuclear deal

Iran then said on November 22 that it would ship 11 tonnes to Oman. Last year, Iran closed a landmark deal with the United States, Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China, preventing Tehran from produ...More..

Union boss targeted in Trump tirade: facts don't back Donald up
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Union boss targeted in Trump tirade: facts don't back Donald up

Following a Thursday night interview on CNN , where Jones continued to criticize what he believed was Trump's mischaracterization, Trump tweeted that Jones "has done a bad job representing workers" and "no w...More..