Month: July 2017

Tanzania: You’re Failing Cashew Nut Farmers, Government Told – AllAfrica.com

Dar es Salaam - ACT-Wazalendo and some MPs from cashew nut growing areas have expressed concern for the...

MeCAM, partners sensitise Nigerians about malnutrition – Vanguard

T he Media Centre Against child Malnutrition is partnering with the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition and Scale-up...

NPP’s job for the boys mantra under attack – GhanaWeb

Opposition political parties are condemning comments made by two leading members of the governing NPP over their comments...

Tyrion On ‘Game Of Thrones’ Might Fulfill The Valonqar Prophecy After All

As Game of Thrones plows through its penultimate season, the chances of major fan theories being solved get...

MLB trade deadline winners and losers (well, kind of) | MLB

For about 12 minutes on Monday afternoon, Dodgers fans had to be pretty annoyed.  MLB's 4 p.m. ET non-waiver...

Trump dictated son’s misleading statement on meeting with Russian lawyer

On the sidelines of the Group of 20 summit in Germany last month, President Trump’s advisers discussed how to...

Officiala s murder heightens fears over Kenyan presidential election – Washington Times

The brutal murder of a key election monitoring official barely a week before Kenyans vote for a president...

President Trump silent on Russia after Putin announced expulsion of U.S. diplomats

President Trump said nothing Monday in response to Russia’s planned expulsion of hundreds of American diplomats, announced over...

Summer Phoenix Files for Divorce From Casey Affleck

It's officially over for Casey Affleck and Summer Phoenix. The actress and youngest sibling of the famous Phoenix dynasty has filed...

Medal of Honor Goes to Vietnam Medic Who Ran Through ‘Hell on Earth’

President Trump, in his first time awarding the decoration, said Mr. McCloughan had made it through “hell on...

MLB-best Dodgers go all-in to add Darvish at trade deadline

LOS ANGELES (AP) Yu Darvish is coming to Dodger Stadium – plus a pair of relief pitchers –...

White House commission recommends president declare a national emergency over the deadly opioid epidemic

Declaring that the “nation is in crisis,” the White House commission on opioid addiction has recommended that President...

Power outage hits Outer Banks, may keep tourists out for two weeks

Tara Clark shops at Ocracoke Outfitters in North Carolina’s Outer Banks on Friday. Even though the power was...

South Africa’s Jaco Peyper to referee Lions-Crusaders Super Rugby final in Jo’burg

Last updated 11:24, August 1 2017 GETTY IMAGES South Africa's Jaco Peyper will referee the Super Rugby final in...

Yankees, Dodgers big winners at deadline, but who are the losers?

The rest of the major leagues should be afraid — very afraid. After multiple collective bargaining agreements designed...

WikiLeaks posts 21,000 emails hacked from Emmanuel Macron’s campaign team

WikiLeaks on Monday released more than 21,000 emails allegedly hacked from French President Emmanuel Macrons campaign team. The...

Palestinian Authority, Morocco press African leaders to boycott Africa-Israel summit – Arab-Israeli Conflict

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) speaks with Togo's President Faure Gnassingbe during a joint statement in Jerusalem...

Uganda: President Museveni’s Brother Named in Land Grab Probe – AllAfrica.com

President Museveni's young brother has been named before the commission of inquiry into land matters as having allegedly...

Days before elections, the official in charge of Kenya’s voting… – Boing Boing

Chris Msando is the Kenyan electoral commission IT manager who oversaw the country's computerized voting systems; now, just...

Khartoum to host Sudanese-Egyptian political consultation meetings – Xinhuanet

Sudanese capital Khartoum is to host on Wednesday meetings of the joint political consultation committee between Sudan and...

Republicans ignore Trump’s Obamacare taunts

Senate Republicans have no plans to revive their party-line attempts to repeal Obamacare this summer, despite President Donald...

A requiem for Lady Olenna, the fearless, scene-stealing queen of ‘Game of Thrones’

With only 10 episodes left between this season and next year’s six-part conclusion, “Game of Thrones” has begun...

Decades After Surviving ‘Hell on Earth,’ Vietnam Army Medic Receives Medal of Honor

Army medic James McCloughan never wanted to be a hero when he touched down in Vietnam nearly 50...

Cristiano Ronaldo responds to tax evasion accusations

The Real Madrid forward, who denies all wrongdoing, changed plans to address the press on the steps of...

US detects ‘highly unusual’ North Korean submarine activity

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Yankees took a calculated risk in attempt to capture the AL East

Now, it's on Joe Girardi and his club to deliver. An hour before Monday's 4 p.m. non-waiver trade...

Defiance That Made Joe Arpaio Popular Leads to His Downfall

Defiance That Made Joe Arpaio Popular Leads to His Downfall U.S. News & World ReportEjected by Voters, 'America's...

HBO Says It Was Hacked, Some Programming Stolen : The Two-Way : NPR

Hackers claim to have stolen information related to HBO's Game of Thrones, allegedly including written material from an...

US hits Venezuelan president with financial sanctions – The Gazette

The Trump administration slapped financial sanctions on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Monday after a weekend election that...

Opioid commission to Trump: Declare state of emergency

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Defiance that once benefited Joe Arpaio led to his downfall

The political defiance that made Joe Arpaio popular as metro Phoenix's sheriff for 24 years ultimately did him...

Rejecting reports of White House ‘chaos,’ Trump highlights stock market

His tweets have the power to shape international relations, send stock prices up — or down — and...

Game of Thrones: Missandei Reacts to Jon-Daenerys Meeting

Warning: This post contains spoilers for season seven of Game of Thrones.The long-awaited meeting of Jon Snow and...

Potential economic hazards from North Korea crisis come into focus

The duration, scope and intensity of such a conflict would be highly unpredictable. In addition to the toll...

Steve Bartman’s brave silence speaks loudest of all

The thing to remember always is just how gracious Steve Bartman has been these past 14 years. Perhaps...

Trump awards Vietnam veteran a Medal of Honor

President Trump presents the Medal of Honor to Army veteran James McCloughan. A former medic, McCloughan is credited...

Can Arizona’s John McCain and Jeff Flake change the U.S. Senate?

In this Nov. 4, 2015, file photo, Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake speak to members of the...

Watch the LGBT Animated Short That Has Internet Crying Tears of Joy (Video)

An animated short about two boys in love has the internet swooning over its tenderness and timely LGBT...

US hits Venezuelan president with financial sanctions – Powhatan Today

The Trump administration slapped financial sanctions on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Monday after a weekend election that...

US hits Venezuelan president with financial sanctions – NewsOK.com

The Trump administration slapped financial sanctions on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Monday after a weekend election that...