Scott aims to put 1 bad hole behind him, win in Australia

He told ESPN that he believed he had performed well at the beginning of 2016 but became frustrated as the months wore on. Spieth got off to a hot start in January, winning the Tournament of Champions in Hawaii, but despite picking up a second victo... More..

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President-elect Trump considering Gov. Haley for position in administration
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

President-elect Trump considering Gov. Haley for position in administration

Haley, a trenchant critic of fellow-Republican Trump during the election campaign, is scheduled to meet with him here on Thursday, according to his spokesman Jason Miller. Even as the news about the possibility...More..

by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Obama: American democracy is 'bigger than any one person'

The outgoing US president said he would let European allies know "there is no weakening of resolve when it comes to America's commitment to maintaining a strong and robust North Atlantic Treaty Organisation rel...More..

by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Israeli parliament gives preliminary OK to settlement bill

Wednesday's vote marked a victory for pro-settlement nationalists in Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition. In all, an estimated 2,500 homes would be affected, while Palestinian landowners would be el...More..

Prosecutors to ask Park to submit to questioning by Friday
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Prosecutors to ask Park to submit to questioning by Friday

In a telephone conversation with the AP last week, Kim said that, under the direction of the president's office, he instructed Pyeongchang organizers sometime around March or April to review Nussli's design for...More..

Huge explosion rocks Kabul, at least four dead
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Huge explosion rocks Kabul, at least four dead

Afghan security officials have confirmed that at least four security forces were killed when their vehicle was attacked by a suicide bomber in the capital Kabul . The attack was the second this year against th...More..

Barcelona agree record kit deal with Rakuten
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Barcelona agree record kit deal with Rakuten

FC Barcelona have signed a new shirt sponsorship deal with Japanese e-commerce firm Rakuten in deal reportedly worth £200m (€232m). However, shortly afterwards the club announced a one-year extension with ...More..

by | Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Hamas leader urges Trump to change US Palestine policy

Who Trump will appoint as advisers, including as secretaries of state and defence. The first worrying signal for the Palestinians sent by Trump was in his March election campaign statement that "there's nobod...More..

by | Wednesday, November 16, 2016

"There's Someone In That Job" - Michael O'Neill On Scotland Speculation

Gordon Strachan is under ever-increasing pressure as manager and some pundits have suggested O'Neill would be ideal fit to become his successor. Northern Ireland rounded off their incredible 2016 on a losin...More..

by | Wednesday, November 16, 2016

'Austerity alone can not deliver prosperity': Obama

As is usual in Athens , Greek anarchists, far-left groups and trade unions have called for protests against the visiting US leader, despite a two-day ban on public gatherings in central Athens . Labor uni...More..

by | Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Farage urges May to set aside 'petty differences' over Trump envoy role

She pointed out that Mrs May had been invited by Mr Trump to visit Washington at the earliest opportunity and that he had told her on the telephone that he hoped they could strike up a rapport similar to that e...More..

by | Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Russian Federation uses aircraft carrier for big attack on Syrian rebels

The ministry said the crash of the MiG-29K fighter will not affect the operations of the Admiral Kuznetsov carrier. "The flights of aircraft from the carrier are continuing in accordance with the set tasks"...More..

Turkey: German minister visits, tension with European Union on agenda
by | Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Turkey: German minister visits, tension with European Union on agenda

Despite its increased concerns over human rights and press freedoms in Turkey, the European Union has often toned down its criticism of Erdogan and his government, whose cooperation it needs to keep low the n...More..

Direct Centre to withdraw demonetisation: Kejriwal urges President
by | Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Direct Centre to withdraw demonetisation: Kejriwal urges President

The Delhi Assembly also passed a resolution urging President Pranab Mukherjee to refer the allegations of receipt of bribes by persons "holding high offices from Birla and Sahara Groups to Supreme Court of Indi...More..

Newburgh family dies in fatal auto accident
by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Newburgh family dies in fatal auto accident

Mason Hartkey, 19 of Jasper, entered the outside shoulder and hit the Rinehart's parked auto, according to the release. Later, an approaching 2006 Chevy Colorado traveling southbound, driven by 19-year-old Maso...More..

by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Obama Administration Giving Up on TPP

The TPP was one of the free trade deals that Vietnam had agreed to participate in, but it would proceed with other free trade agreements (FTAs) to create opportunities for companies to fuel economic growth. Hen...More..

by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Homeless have VIP seats for pope's Mass in St. Peter's

The interview with Pope Francis was published on Friday but conducted on November 7, the day before the presidential election in the U.S., during which Republican nominee Donald Trump, against the public's ex...More..

by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Narendra Modi 'Parivartan' rally in Ghazipur, UP: Here are top highlights

Modi assured them that “their Rs 2.5 lakh would not be touched. On Monday, Shaktikanta Das, India's secretary for economic affairs, said the government would increase a weekly withdrawal limit of 20,000 to 24...More..

FB Stock: This Could Be a Big Problem for Facebook Inc
by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

FB Stock: This Could Be a Big Problem for Facebook Inc

His conclusion: "Overall, this makes it extremely unlikely hoaxes changed the outcome of this election in one direction or the other". As the argument goes, Facebook has done a awful job of identifying and re...More..

Michelle Obama meets Melania Trump in private at the White House
by | Monday, November 14, 2016

Michelle Obama meets Melania Trump in private at the White House

He still may - but not if Trump succeeds in carrying out what he's said he plans to do. Mindful that his legacy could be pulled out from under him, Obama said last week that a Trump victory would mean "it all...More..

by | Monday, November 14, 2016

Rosberg fastest in Brazil final practice ahead of qualifying

He added: "This is the best I could have hoped for coming to Brazil". I didn't have any moments and it was pretty straightforward. He changed helmet after the first stoppage. Fernando Alonso rounded off the to...More..

Tim Howard out for US-Costa Rica with injured leg muscle
by | Monday, November 14, 2016

Tim Howard out for US-Costa Rica with injured leg muscle

He was forced to leave the match in the 40th minute, and was replaced by Brad Guzan. While this match won't be a must-win (thankfully because the US has never won in Costa Rica), it's important for them to at...More..

Japan nuclear deal operationalises 2005 USA dea
by | Monday, November 14, 2016

Japan nuclear deal operationalises 2005 USA dea

India has said the NPT is discriminatory and it has concerns about nuclear-armed China as well as its long-time nuclear-armed rival Pakistan. It will open the door for India to import Japanese nuclear technolog...More..

Iraqi forces take ancient city of Nimrud from ISIL
by | Monday, November 14, 2016

Iraqi forces take ancient city of Nimrud from ISIL

Since then, troops have been embroiled in brutal, close-quarter combat with waves of suicide bombers and snipers. Iraq's Shi'ite-led government, which has assembled a 100,000-strong coalition of troops, secur...More..

Need to take long term measures to curb air pollution: LG Jung
by | Sunday, November 13, 2016

Need to take long term measures to curb air pollution: LG Jung

The thick smog has prompted a quick sale of anti-pollution masks as people flocked to purchase them to allow some semblance of less laboured breathing. The air pollution in several Indian cities is getting so b...More..

by | Sunday, November 13, 2016

Colombia's Government, Rebels Sign Modified Peace Agreement

A joint statement by both groups was read out by diplomats from Cuba and Norway: "We have reached a new final agreement to end the armed conflict, which incorporates changes, clarifications and some new contrib...More..

by | Sunday, November 13, 2016

Comey faces complicated path under Trump administration

If Trump defies all odds and actually wins, Comey will probably receive much harsher criticism than he is already facing. "America, I'm betting on you one more time", Obama said. "Do not let this opportunity ...More..

by | Saturday, November 12, 2016

Labor behind reported U.S. refugee deal

The refugees have not been granted asylum, and will not receive it, because of a tough border policy that bars asylum seekers from settling in Australia. However, The Wall Street Journal noted on Friday that ...More..

by | Saturday, November 12, 2016

Washington state elector says he won't vote for Clinton

This is nearly a hack column to write, because it could've been written 16 years ago, or 50 (and it probably was), and it'd still be just as relevant. The process of election affords a moral certainty, that the...More..

Get ready for a major push to kill the Electoral College
by | Saturday, November 12, 2016

Get ready for a major push to kill the Electoral College

A photo showing White House staffers and top members of the Obama administration in the Rose Garden was shared widely on Twitter as Obama was due to meet President-elect Donald Trump. Obama blasted Trump throug...More..

Trump's aggressive campaign swing creeps past midnight
by | Saturday, November 12, 2016

Trump's aggressive campaign swing creeps past midnight

By the time Trump took the stage in Leesburg for an event scheduled for 9:30 p.m., Election Day had suddenly become tomorrow. "I can't believe that I heard what I heard", Cavuto said on his broadcast. "We'r...More..

by | Friday, November 11, 2016

Here's Why Kendall Jenner Is Hesitant to Support Gun Control

This was prior to being attacked in her Paris Hotel room. To prove just how intense she is on security, the mom of North , 3, and Saint, 11-month-old, attended sister Kendall Jenner's birthday party and didn...More..

Body found as search teams look for missing Texas teen
by | Friday, November 11, 2016

Body found as search teams look for missing Texas teen

Investigators issued an Amber Alert for Fritch after her mother and younger sister were found dead in their Baytown home on Tuesday. Jesse Dobbs, 21, a person of interest in the shooting, was taken into custo...More..

Investigators name alleged planner of Paris, Brussels attacks
by | Friday, November 11, 2016

Investigators name alleged planner of Paris, Brussels attacks

Some 130 people died in the attacks on the evening of November 13 2015, when suicide bombers struck near the Stade de France, while gunmen opened fire at cafes, restaurants and the Bataclan during a performance...More..

US election: Clinton narrowly leads Trump in poll
by | Friday, November 11, 2016

US election: Clinton narrowly leads Trump in poll

The unrounded poll numbers give Trump a 2.4 percentage point advantage over Clinton in the four-way race, 43.1% to 40.7%. It has a +/- 3.6 percent margin of error. It also showed big differences among Virgini...More..