Day: August 24, 2017

Feinstein calls on Trump admin to release national monuments report

Sen. Dianne FeinsteinDianne FeinsteinTrump's Democratic tax dilemma Feinstein: Trump immigration policies 'cruel and arbitrary' The Memo: Could Trump’s...

Trump distances himself from GOP lawmakers to avoid blame if agenda stalls

President Trump is strategically separating himself from Republicans in Congress, an extraordinary move to deflect blame if the...

Disturbing video shows high school cheerleaders screaming as they’re forced to do splits

Ally Wakefield, a 13-year-old cheerleader at East High School in Denver, screams as she's held down in a...

Africa In Spotlight As TED Global Returns To Tanzania – Forbes

ForbesAfrica In Spotlight As TED Global Returns To TanzaniaForbesA decade after it was first held in Arusha, TED...

The Latest: Clerk Just Happy to Have Touched Winning Ticket

The Latest: Clerk Just Happy to Have Touched Winning Ticket U.S. News & World ReportHere's why lottery winners...

Interior Department calls for changes to national monuments but offers no details. Here’s how we got here

The Bears Ears buttes, located in Utah, is one of the more controversial monuments under review by the...

SA ranks 10th in female science academies

South African is 10th in the world in terms of the representation of women in science academies and...

Ugandan firms recognised for eco-inclusivity – New Vision

Three Ugandan firms are among 15 winners of the prestigious European Union-funded SWITCH Africa Green -SEED Awards. The...

Trans Avia Export Cargo IL76 at Juba and Entebbe on Aug 22nd 2017,… – AVHerald

A Trans Avia Export Cargo Airlines Ilyushin IL-76 on behalf of WFP , registration EW-78799 performing freight flight...

Heartbreak as whales get tangled in ropes in South Africa – Daily Mail

These amazing pictures show two helpless whales being rescued within three days of each other after being caught...

Gulf rift escalates due to Qatar’s 80-day stubbornness – Egypt Today

Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, and Bahrain issued a statement clarifying that diplomatic relations have been suspended over...

56,000 children die before age five in Ghana yearly – Dr. Odame – GhanaWeb

Every year in Ghana, 56,000 children die before the age of five. Of 1,000 babies born in the...

Boris Johnson says UK was ‘over-optimistic’ about Libya

Image caption Mr Johnson discussed Libya's future with Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar, who heads Libya's National Army The...

Planned Changes to National Monuments Are Kept Under Wraps

In Billings. Mont., on Thursday morning for a briefing on wildfires, Mr. Zinke told The Associated Press that...

The nation’s final bare spot for Affordable Care Act health plans is filled in

A health insurer has agreed to sell Affordable Care Act health plans next year in a rural Ohio...

Florida to carry out execution with drug not previously used in lethal injections

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Reuters) - Florida is scheduled on Thursday evening to put to death an inmate via...

Amazon’s takeover of Whole Foods begins Monday — and you’ll see lower prices right away

Amazon announced plans to buy Whole Foods in June. (Bill Sikes/AP) Amazon’s $13.7 billion purchase of Whole Foods...

Jay Thomas Dead: ‘Murphy Brown,’ ‘Cheers’ Actor Was 69

The two-time Emmy winner most recently appeared on 'Ray Donovan' and spent many a Christmas season with David...

White Nationalist Christopher Cantwell Surrenders After Charlottesville Violence : The Two-Way : NPR

Christopher Cantwell seen in a VICE News Tonight video of the Aug. 11 white nationalist march in Charlottesville,...

4 Affordable outings for a fun-filled weekend in Johannesburg

There is more to Johannesburg than being the Africa’s financial juggernaut. It's home to some of the richest...

US congressional visit urges Central African Republic aid – The Progress

A U.S. congressional delegation is calling for urgent aid to Central African Republic during its visit to the...

Teen tells judge he bought tiger cub on streets of Mexico

This Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection shows an agent holding a...

The Latest: White House slams Corker for criticizing Trump

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said on Aug. 24 that the remarks Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.)...

Fight between Detroit Tigers star Miguel Cabrera, New York Yankees catcher Austin Romine touches off brawl

DETROIT -- Detroit Tigers star Miguel Cabrera and New York Yankees backup catcher Austin Romine fought at home...

Agitated Trump lashes out at McConnell, Ryan, Obama, Clapper, media

President Donald Trump ditched his recent — if brief — talk of unity on Thursday, instead accusing Senate...

Situation in Libya dominates the African Leadership Forum

Libya has topped the agenda of the 4th African Leadership Forum in Boksburg. Source link : http://www.sabc.co.za/news/a/c9303a80425ce474bbe7bb1030403e67/Situation-in-Libya-dominates-the-African-Leadership-Forum-20170824 Author...

A middle-of-the-night experience with Floyd Mayweather at his gentleman’s club, Girl Collection

(This story first published over at usatoday.com.) LAS VEGAS — At 3:30 a.m. Thursday, less than three days...

Trump Fires Back at Clapper for Questioning His Fitness for Office

President Trump talks about North Korea during a briefing on the opioid crisis, Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, at...

Angola’s ruling MPLA party takes strong election lead, commission says

Image copyright EPA Image caption The MPLA's João Lourenço casts his ballot at a polling station in Luanda,...

Kenya: Six Counties Receive Sh319 Million for Livestock Insurance – AllAfrica.com

Six Counties have received Sh319 million from the Kenya Livestock Insurance Program which was introduced by the government...

SABC News – Telkom launches a media streaming platform:Thursday 24 August 2017

The Telkom LIT is the first of its kind in SA.(SABC) Data costs often dull the sparkle when...

Mbeki urges former African leaders to tackle conflict collectively – Iol.co.za

Former South African President Thabo Mbeki has urged retired African leaders to offer solutions towards the problems of...

Nigeria Police Force promotes 1,731 teachers nationally – Vanguard

The Nigeria Police Force on Thursday said it had promoted 1,731 teachers out of the 2,200 that wrote...

Ghana Actors Guild donates to veteran Actors in Accra – Ghanamma.com

The leadership of Ghana Actors Guild has paid a visit to aged actors and actresses at their residences...

Combatting gender-based violence in Ethiopia – McGill Reporter

Two ongoing research projects led by Professors Claudia Mitchell and Lisa Starr , of the Faculty of Education's...

Sammy Troughton has explained that he would not have been able to work with new Free State Stars coach Luc Eymael – News

Posted: 25 August 2017 Time: 08:01 Sammy Troughton says he was not prepared to be Luc Eymael's assistant...

Harnessing natural gas resources to top SA-Mozambique Commission

Government's proposal to lead regional efforts to harness natural gas resources to boost industrialisation will top the agenda...

Mattis vows support for Ukraine but stops short of promising weapons

Defense Secretary James N. Mattis condemned Russia’s attempts to “redraw international borders by force” and pledged support for...

Jay Thomas Dead: ‘Murphy Brown,’ ‘Cheers’ Actor Dies at 69

Actor Jay Thomas, best known for his roles in the classic sitcoms “Murphy Brown” and “Cheers,” has died, Variety...

Kruger National Park Self-drive tips

The Kruger National Park is the premier self-drive safari destination in South Africa. Boasting of an unbeatable variety...