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Trump's call inspires hope in Taiwan, concern in Beijing

Describing it as a congratulatory call to the US president-elect, Vice President-elect Mike Pence told NBC's Meet The Press that "I think I would just say to our c...

U.S.

Deadly storms add to drought, flood and fires plaguing South

Alabama Power has reported that approximately 3,500 customers are without power as a result of the strong band of storms overnight. A total of five people have been ki...

Worldwide

Bengal Guv criticizes Mamata Banerjee's statement on army exercise

West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee finally left the Secretariat office on Friday evening after spending 36 hours in the building. The...

Sports

McGregor: 'There's no telling what I could do' in boxing

I've got some other boxing opportunities and potential opponents in mind, some previous Floyd opponents". Mayweather's team have already said McGregor would be slappe...

IT&Software

Set your alarm: Microsoft's '12 days of deals' starts really early Monday

December 5: Save up to $1000 on certain Intel computers. December 6: Only $199 for a Lenovo Ideapad 110 laptop (save $100). Last month Microsoft began a $50 promo...

Sci-tech

Gut microbiome contributes to Parkinson's disease

The new findings suggest there may soon be new ways to treat the disorder that already affects one million Americans and is expected to be even more common as the US pop...

Culture

Fidel Castro's Cuban Revolution 'Quixotic' - Uruguayan Ex-president

The interment of Castro's ashes is closed to the public and will be attended only by relatives and special guests, including Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro; Bolivian...

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Zuma pays tribute to Castro while ANC deny resignation reports

While he is unable to stand for another term in office as South Africa's president when his second one ends in 2019, Mr Zuma is eligible to seek a third term as ANC presi...

Kanye West Had Nightmares About Kim Kardashian's Robbery Before Hospitalization

West's camp has kept mum, with no updates on his social channels, joining the silence of his his wife, Kim Kardashian West, who hasn't updated her Instagram page in ...

Man who killed CFL player released after questioning

McKnight did not have a gun in his possession". "He has been completely cooperative with us in every request that we have made so that's not the issue". McKnight, that's ...

Calgary fans eager to wake up to new Gilmore Girls episodes

In the first episode , set nine years later, Rory keeps forgetting about her incredibly boring new boyfriend Paul - but who is this mysterious man now entering th...

'Moana' cruises with $81.1M Thanksgiving weekend

The film features the voice-talents of Auli'i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson and Rachel House. Even with a few heavy-hitters debuting on the box-office charts this week, Dis...

Kanye West Was Hospitalized for 'Temporary Psychosis'

But following the news about Kanye , she turned right around and headed back to LA. THE 911 call placed in relation to Kanye West's hospitalization has been released. ...

WWE Rumors: Brock Lesnar to compete in Royal Rumble match

WWE promoted this as a dream rematch from their infamously bad match at WrestleMania XX. Everyone assumed that Brock Lesnar would run through Goldberg, like he had w...

'Almost Christmas' shows a different side of family holidays

This is how Thanksgiving makes this nation - and by extension the world - a better place to live. Thanksgiving can be easily overshadowed by the chaotic Santa seaso...

Michelle Yeoh Will Appear in 'Star Trek: Discovery,' According to Producer

You can't fly a ship without a crew, and May 2017 - the premiere timeframe for Star Trek: Discovery - is closer than it seems. " Before heading into production, we eval...

Spokeswoman: Elton John not doing Trump's inauguration

Scaramucci, the founder of investment firm SkyBridge Capital and a contributor to Fox News Channel, had been making the point that Trump was in favor of gay rights and th...

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Murray ends season as No. 1, beats Djokovic at ATP finals

December 05 2016 --  This one was particularly galling as he frequently outplayed the world number one and had a match point in the final-set tiebreak before bowing out after three hours 38 minutes o...

McGregor: 'There's no telling what I could do' in boxing

December 05 2016 --  I've got some other boxing opportunities and potential opponents in mind, some previous Floyd opponents". Mayweather's team have already said McGregor would be slapped around b...

Business

Unemployment Rate Drops To 4.6 Percent, Lowest Level Since 2007

Friday's announcement means the Federal Reserve will all but likely raise interest rates at its meeting that ends on December 14. Recent data released by the Maryland Depar...

Will find way to let poor retain Jan Dhan deposits: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday addressed a "Parivartan rally" in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh's Moradabad . Modi added, "When we started opening Jan Dhan accounts, poor pe...

Breaking News

Madison musician reported safe after fire at Oakland, CA nightclub fire

Officials believe there were between 50 to 100 guests inside at the time . The roof had collapsed onto the second floor and in some spots, the second story had fallen onto the fir...

Verstappen: I would do the same as Lewis

Only the third German world champion since Michael Schumacher and Sebastian Vettel, Rosberg has raced to nine wins this season, only three of which he scored after Hamilton ran int...

Man who killed CFL player released after questioning

McKnight did not have a gun in his possession". "He has been completely cooperative with us in every request that we have made so that's not the issue". McKnight, that's the way it...

Trump's call inspires hope in Taiwan, concern in Beijing

Describing it as a congratulatory call to the US president-elect, Vice President-elect Mike Pence told NBC's Meet The Press that "I think I would just say to our counterpart...

Russia bets on Trump as gateway to eased sanctions

Putin's comments appeared to address criticism from Trump's opponents who say his unconventional actions since the election - including railing at the cast of a Broadway show and e...

Unemployment Rate Drops To 4.6 Percent, Lowest Level Since 2007

Friday's announcement means the Federal Reserve will all but likely raise interest rates at its meeting that ends on December 14. Recent data released by the Maryland Depar...

Deadly storms add to drought, flood and fires plaguing South

Alabama Power has reported that approximately 3,500 customers are without power as a result of the strong band of storms overnight. A total of five people have been killed after...

Special Reports

Ohio State attacker buried amid shock from family over death

Ohio State attacker buried amid shock from family over death

As police responded to an attack at Ohio State University on Monday, school officials broadcast an ominous message to students with a set of instructions: " Run hide fight ". "Ther...

House passes defense bill with biggest troop pay raise in years

House passes defense bill with biggest troop pay raise in years

The bill also stops the Army drawdown with an order to keep 476,000 soldiers in the Army. The massive bill put the Pentagon's base budget at $559.2 billion, while allowing it t...

Ugly Austrian 'election of hate' draws to a close

Victory by former Green Party leader Alexander Van der Bellen would hearten pro-EU and anti-nationalist leaders alarmed by the growing strength of the right before key national ele...

Will find way to let poor retain Jan Dhan deposits: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday addressed a "Parivartan rally" in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh's Moradabad . Modi added, "When we started opening Jan Dhan accounts, poor pe...

US jobless rate plunges to 4.6 pct., employers add 178K jobs

US jobless rate plunges to 4.6 pct., employers add 178K jobs

They climbed 2.5 per cent over the 12 months ended in November, following a 2.8 per cent year-over-year gain in October. At 4.6%, the headline figure is the lowest since August 20...