Month: September 2017

(BRICS Summit) Full text of BRICS Leaders Xiamen Declaration – Xinhua

XIAMEN, Sept. 4 (Xinhua) -- Following is the full text of BRICS Leaders Xiamen Declaration released on Monday:...

Kenya election: Date set for Kenyatta-Odinga re-run

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPresident Kenyatta says he is ready to take on his...

Syrian army, allies thrust east to break siege in Deir al-Zor city

BEIRUT (Reuters) - With a sudden lunge through jihadist lines, the Syrian army and its allies on Monday...

Africa: ‘Supreme Bombshell’ Stuns the Continent

analysis On a weekend when the world commemorated the 20th anniversary of the death of Diana, the Princess...

At least 8 killed as lightning strikes goldmine in DRC

Bunia - At least eight people have died after a bolt of lightning struck a small-scale goldmine in...

Ankara Hits Back at German Chancellor’s Criticisms of Turkey

ISTANBUL —  Turkish officials have voiced anger at German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her electoral challenger, Martin Schulz,...

Bills QB Tyrod Taylor remains in concussion protocol

Six days away from their season-opening clash with the Jets, the Buffalo Bills are still without their starting...

Nathan Peterman is ready to start if needed – ProFootballTalk

Getty Images The Bills signed Joe Webb on Monday in a move that gives them a quarterback option...

Andrew Luck of Indianapolis Colts to miss season opener

The Indianapolis Colts will go into Week 1 against the Los Angeles Rams without quarterback Andrew Luck, general...

Husband’s bizarre 911 confession released in wife’s murder

RALEIGH, North N.C. -- A man calling 911 in North Carolina told the operator he woke up from...

Boeing declares victory in Airbus subsidies dispute

Image copyright Boeing Image caption First deliveries of the 777X are scheduled for the end of 2019 US...

Showers Aid Firefighters Hoping To Contain California Wildfire : The Two-Way : NPR

A firefighting helicopter flies over burned hills during the La Tuna fire in Los Angeles, California on Sunday....

Controversial footprints suggest we evolved in Europe not Africa

In the footsteps of our ancestors?Andrzej BoczarowskiBy Colin BarrasA set of ancient footprints has been found on a...

Ex-GOP strategist: Republicans ‘deserve the reckoning’ that will come for backing Trump

A former top Republican strategist says the GOP “deserve the reckoning that will eventually come” if President Trump...

‘The King of Cocaine’. Alleged mafia drugs kingpin arrested in South America after 23 years on the run

His wife, a 54-year-old Angolan woman with a Portuguese passport, was also arrested.  When police searched their home,...

Early NAFTA Negotiations Punctuated By Stonewalling On Key Issues

MEXICO CITY — Negotiators have run into a series of early sticking points on nearly every major element...

Who Invented Labor Day Picnics? 1880’s Workaholics

By Jay L. Zagorsky, The Ohio State University Labor Day is a U.S. national holiday held the first...

Uganda/Egypt: Cranes to Be Granted Feel of Borg Al Arab Pitch

By Ismail Dhakaba KigongoAlexandria — Uganda Cranes will get their maiden chance to train on the Borg Al...

Uganda: Three MPs Arrested for Demonstrating Over Tirinyi Road

By Mudangha KolyanghaBudaka — Police in Budaka District on Monday arrested three Members of Parliament who reportedly staged...

Female patient with serious brain injury ‘raped’ at New York’s Bronx-Lebanon hospital

A female patient with a serious brain injury was allegedly raped at a hospital in New York, police...

Transactions roundup: Buffalo Bills sign QB Joe Webb

The Buffalo Bills' banged up quarterback room got a little relief via the free-agent market on Monday morning....

Texas A&M Aggies regent calls for ouster of coach Kevin Sumlin

Texas A&M's epic collapse against UCLA on Sunday night was the final straw for one Aggies regent. He...

Aung San Suu Kyi’s Reputation Marred by Myanmar’s Rohingya Crackdown

YANGON, Myanmar — She was seen as a beacon of democracy whose unflinching stance against Myanmar’s brutal dictatorship...

‘Twin Peaks’ Season 3 Finale: The Curtain Call

It would also maybe explain why Cooper can’t fix everything by changing the past. We see a repeat...

Prince William and Duchess Kate Middleton are expecting their third child

Logan Sowa, AOL.com Sep 4th 2017 6:27AM Royal baby en route! The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince...

Ethiopia: Addis Abeba May Never House Its Dispossessed, Unsheltered Inner-City Dwellers

Photo: Addis Standard Addis Abeba is full of houses that need to give way to better ones, but...

How soap tamed South Africa’s Wild West

The Northern Cape is South Africa’s Wild West – minus the gunslingers. Covered by desert and semi-desert terrain,...

Mexico Plays the ‘China Card’ on NAFTA

This week, while his country is renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto...

Ethiopia: Attorney General Charges Two Suspects in Grand Corruption Case

Two officials from Sugar Corporation were charged for on a corruption case today September 4, 2017. The officials...

What is hyperemesis gravidarum?

What is hyperemesis gravidarum? CNNPalace announces Prince William, Kate expecting third child Chicago TribuneBritain's royal family announces third...

Report slams Bell Pottinger for ‘race hate’ South Africa campaign

Bell Pottinger’s senior management also came in for heavy criticism for failing to scrutinise the work, with the...

Divorce on the cards for unhappy McLaren and Honda | Sport

MONZA, Italy (Reuters) - McLaren’s unhappy partnership with Honda appeared to be heading for divorce on Sunday after...

Michigan State sued after rejecting speech space for white nationalist Richard Spencer

Michigan State University has been taken to court after it allegedly denied a request to rent space on...

Tanzania: Union Plans to Issue Loans for Low-Cost Housing

By Janeth Joseph [email protected] — Vicoba Groups Union Tanzania (Viguta) plans to issue low cost housing loans to...

AU chief says Kenya poll ruling ‘does honour to Africa’

Conakry - The decision of Kenya's Supreme Court to annul the re-election of outgoing president Uhuru Kenyatta and...

Gloves come off in Kenya ahead of new presidential vote

Nairobi - Sparks were flying in Kenya on Sunday as the main rival of President Uhuru Kenyatta called...

Chelsea have the depth to compete on multiple fronts, Hazard says | Sport

(Reuters) - Premier League champions Chelsea have the depth to succeed in multiple tournaments this season, despite the...

Walter Becker, Steely Dan Elusive Genius, by Rob Sheffield

Walter Becker once explained Steely Dan's most affectionate satire, "Deacon Blues." "The protagonist is not a musician. He...

Malala Yousafzai Criticizes Aung San Suu Kyi Over Violence On Myanmar’s Rohingya : The Two-Way : NPR

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai during a ceremony at the United Nations in New York in April...

Keith Urban leads early CMA Awards nominations

CLOSE See who has won the coveted CMA Entertainer of the Year trophy every year since it was...