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League Player Zeke Upshaw Collapsed On-Court During a Game

Shortly after arriving, trainers called over EMTs and a stretcher took Upshaw off the court and out of the arena. His condition upon arrival at the hospital has not been made public. In the video above, Upshaw can be seen fighting over a defender's...

One person dead in house fire in east Charlotte

Tasmania Police did not specify the charges against the boys but said they were due to appear in a youth court on Monday. Jacinda Osborn, who lives around the corner from Kingaroy Street, saw smoke billowing from the property. Authorities say the c...

ABI: Brexit transition deal a relief

In an interview on BBC Four's Today Programme, the head of the company that now manufactures the UK's passports revealed that the new £490 million contract had been won by Gemalto, a company based in France and the Netherlands. The news has dra...

Joseph diGenova will no longer join Trump's legal team handling Russian Federation probe

The president said Friday at the White House he was "very disappointed" in the package, in part because it didn't fully pay for his border wall. He has been key to molding Trump's legal defense in the special counsel's Russia's investigation.

Two militants killed in Kashmir encounter

Preliminary investigation suggests that both the killed militants are FTs from Pakistan. "Security personnel from the Rashtriya Rifles, Central Reserve Police Force and the Special Operations Group (SOG) of the state police surrounded Shistargam vi...

At Least 5 Dead, Several Hurt In Car Bomb In Somali Capital

Eyewitnesses said a auto laden with explosives went off outside Wehliye hotel along the busy Makka Al Mukarama road in the capital which is lined with government offices, hotels, and restaurants. No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack...

Poisoned Russian spy 'begged Putin for a pardon'

His old school friend Vladimir Timoshkov told the BBC on Saturday that Mr Skripal phoned him in 2012 and said he wanted to be allowed to visit Russian Federation. According to Mr Timoshkov, Mr Skripal did not see himself as a "traitor" because the "o...

Ukraine detains war hero over suspected coup plot

According to investigators, she personally planned, recruited people and gave them instructions to commit the terrorist act in the Verkhovna Rada premises with the use of combat grenades, Ukraine's Prosecutor General stated. Ms. Savchenko has said ...

How will hawk John Bolton affect foreign policy?

Yet Bolton's allies have pointed out that for all the fiery rhetoric, Bolton has spent his career as a diplomat - he was once the State Department's top arms control official - and has never sought a military role. "This deal needs to be abrogated an...

Steph Curry out with Grade 2 MCL sprain, return for playoffs possible

Initial reports say that he suffered an MCL sprain, but an MRI will be taken tomorrow to determine the extent of the injury. Steve Kerr called the atmosphere in the locker room "somber" after the game, and the National Basketball Association can ...

NBA Capsules: Hornets rout Grizzlies 140-79 behind Walker's 46 points

You would think even with both teams missing one of their best players it'd be more competitive than that. Dwayne Bacon led the second unit as he scored 15 points off of the bench. Eric Gordon added 22 points for Houston on a night Chris Paul sat...

Afghanistan: Car bomb near stadium kills 12, says official

Afghan officials often give conflicting tolls in the wake of attacks. "The bomber wanted to go inside the stadium but he was identified by the police and he detonated himself". Helmand is mostly controlled by the Taliban , which is under growing p...

Regis Jesuit honors Stoneman Douglas hockey team at high school championships

He continued, "We don't want to hurt someone's feelings further than they've already been hurt because of the events that have happened". CBS News journalists were also embedded with parent Andrew Pollack, whose daughter, Meadow, was one of the...

Save the world, switch off lights during Earth Hour

These include things like carrying a reusable coffee cup and washing clothes at 30 degrees or lower. Earth hour is today, 24th March at 8:30 p.m. local time in whatever area of the planet you live in. Join us in showing your support for a brighte...

One dead in blast targeting security convoy in Egypt's Alexandria

The bombing, which also wounded four policemen, had targeted Alexandria's security chief police Major General Mostafa Al-Nemr, the interior ministry said. Islamic State released a video last month in which it warned Egyptians against taking part in ...

French President Macron popularity falls to lowest point

It was the first time public sector workers, ranging from air-traffic controllers to civil servants, had joined with rail workers and pensioners to protest over the economic reforms Macron has sought to introduce since he took office in May past year...

Donald Trump signs budget to avoid United States government shutdown

Trump said he had seriously considered vetoing the bill but "because of the incredible gains we've been able to make for the military that overrode any of our thinking". As you know, DACA is also tied to the wall for the major funding. "The stoc...

Patriots fly Parkland shooting victims' families to Washington DC for gun-control march

Kraft, who donated more than $1 million in campaign contributions to Trump, made the decision to offer up the team plane after speaking with Arizona representative Gabrielle Giffords , a shooting survivor, and her husband, Mark Kelly , per the Bos...

Trump grudgingly signs $1.3 trillion spending package

KING: So do you think the president is really going to veto this bill? "But because of the incredible gains that we've been able to make for the military, that overrode any of our thinking". Is it exactly what we asked for in the budget? No. We wan...

Trump Complains About 'Ridiculous Situation,' Signs Spending Bill Anyway

That's much less than the $25 billion Trump wants. "This is classic Trump", said Sen. With Congress already on recess, and a government shutdown looming, he said that young immigrants now protected in the US under Barack Obama's Delayed Action ...

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Trump to press South Korea's Moon before summit with North

Last week , Trump said Xi "could be influencing" Kim to take a harder line with the USA after North Korea threatened to walk away from the summit. "We believe there is a 99.9 pe...

Syria war: Army takes full control of Damascus after ousting IS

Syrian government forces have regained full control of the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee in southern Damascus , the Al-Masdar news outlet reported on Monday. ISIS had controlle...

Haspel: CIA 'a National Treasure,' Will 'Forge Ahead with Determination'

President Donald Trump made a rare visit to CIA headquarters on Monday to deliver remarks at incoming director Gina Haspel's swearing-in ceremony and expressed his optimism for...

American Idol finalists prepare for star-studded finale

Series host Ryan Seacrest was pleased with the way the inaugural season of the ABC series turned out, but revealed he would change one large aspect of the show. Did American ge...

Cougar kills 1 mountain biker, injures 2nd near Seattle

Alan Myers of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. SJ Brooks, 32, was killed and Isaac Sederbaum, 31, was seriously injured by the mountain lion on Sunday. According t...

Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

According to the campaign, Sanders' name will appear on the Democratic primary ballot. He says he's very proud to have represented Vermont for two terms in the U.S. In the past...

Road tripped: Celtics' Game 3 loss another playoff pothole

LeBron James scored 44 points on 17-of-28 shooting to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 111-102 victory over the visiting Boston Celtics to even the Eastern Conference finals ...

Trump attacks ex-CIA chief over 'hit job' Russian Federation probe

Rep. Devin Nunes, an ardent Trump supporter and head of the House intelligence committee, has been demanding information on an FBI source in the Russian Federation investigation. ...

Video shows lava spewing from Kilauea volcano

Hawaii residents dealing with Kilauea's volcanic eruption faced a potentially deadly new challenge on Sunday as lava that reached the Pacific Ocean threatened to send up laze , a ...

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

I didn't think that was that weird. "How can you not be pansexual in space?" he said. "There's a fluidity to Donald and Billy Dee's [portrayal of Lando's] sexuality". "And, to ...

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Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Meanwhile, a number of countries said they would not recognize the election results. The United States and the European Union have also expressed concern. Mr. Maduro attributes t...

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Coming off an impressive victory in the Kentucky Derby , Justify is the 1-2 morning-line favorite for Saturday's second race in a field of eight horses. Baffert has never lost t...

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

A consortium of western companies and Russia's Gazprom said this week it was starting preparatory work off Germany's Baltic coast. "Does he agree that there appears to be no ...

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

The European Union and Iran have launched a vigorous campaign to safeguard the 2015 nuclear deal that the USA has recently ditched by trying to keep Iran's oil and investment flow...

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

The slain officer was identified as a 28-year-old constable Sitaram Upadhyaya of 192 Battalion. In total, six persons, including a BSF officer, were injured in the firing. On Tue...

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

In addition, Toshiba will retain a 40 per cent stake and, together with technology firm Hoya, will ensure that Japanese companies retain a controlling stake of just over 50 per cen...

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

I'm actually 21 weeks, about four and a bit months. Frank posted a picture on Instagram with Christine, his two daughters and dog with the caption: We have some exciting news we ...

Don't Ask Rihanna About the Royal Wedding

Don't Ask Rihanna About the Royal Wedding

But wait, it gets better. Under normal circumstances you'd delay a wedding when that happens, but that isn't really an option when the entire nation of Great Britian is involved....

Kenya's president signs new law that criminalises fake news, obscene content

Kenya's president signs new law that criminalises fake news, obscene content

The new law also provided for offences relating to computer systems, cyber espionage, false publications, child pornography, computer forgery, computer fraud, cyber stalking and ...