Day: January 12, 2018

Shane Missler is the $451 million Mega Millions jackpot winner. The 20-year-old is retiring.

Mega Millions lottery tickets in 2016. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File) How do you tell your father that you’ve just...

Journalist arrested on 140 fraud charges – Iol.co.za

Two people have been arrested, one of them a journalist and the other an employee of a car...

Barack Obama & David Letterman: ‘My Next Guest Needs No Introduction’ review

David Letterman used to live between commercial breaks, so there’s a feeling of leisure in his new Netflix...

Prosecutors seek May 14 trial date for Manafort and Gates

Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III on Capitol Hill in June. (Andrew Harnik/AP) Prosecutors with special counsel Robert...

U.S. Supreme Court to Review Bid to Collect Internet Sales Tax

By January 12, 2018, 2:46 PM EST Updated on January 12, 2018, 3:04 PM EST The U.S. Supreme...

Southern California Hillsides Remain Vulnerable After Deadly Mudslides : NPR

A firefighter searches for people trapped in mudslide debris on Jan. 10 in Montecito, Calif. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images...

Tanzania:Queries Linger Over Seized Ship’s Status – AllAfrica.com

AUTHORITIES in Tanzania are making a follow-up on reports of a Tanzanian-flagged cargo ship christened 'Andromeda' which was...

Morgan Heritage to kick off European tour – The Gleaner

From receiving the keys to the city of Brooklyn for contribution to art and culture to new business...

Gambia ‘suspends political events’ over clashes

Banjul - The Gambia has suspended permission for rallies and other public political events after clashes allegedly between...

Minors suspected in fiery killing of Moroccan man in Italy

Milan - Police have identified a 13-year-old and a 17-year-old as the prime suspects in the fiery killing...

Ethiopia court jails members of outlawed group Ginbot 7

Image copyright AFP Image caption Thousands have been detained since anti-government protests broke out A court in Ethiopia...

Trump haters have their next distraction – Washington Times

Democrats this morning are on a mass tantrum, taking to the media to outdo themselves with the best...

Ethiopian Oromo Refugees Face Bribes, Harassment in Kenya

By Charlie EnsorNairobi — Ethiopian Oromo refugees fleeing to Kenya to escape persecution say they are finding life...

Southern Africa: Time for Africa to Take Concrete Action in the DRC

analysis By Stephanie WoltersThe AU must resume its leadership role; taking a back seat to SADC is a...

Charlotte police shooting: Murder suspect killed in shootout

Police in Charlotte said they were ambushed by a murder suspect they were pursuing. Jonathan Bennet opened fire...

Students’ leaders in Uganda want parents to form common body – Daily Monitor

KAMPALA. Students' leaders under their umbrella body of Uganda National Students Association have asked parents with students in...

Downs eye three signings by Monday

Despite the January transfer window remaining open for another two-and-a-half weeks, The Brazilians are in a race against...

Gambia: FIFA Rankings – Gambia Ends Year On a Low

By Sulayman BahThe year 2017 has ended leaving Gambia's Scorpions on a low ebb after plummeting further by...

Trump Won’t Visit London to Open Embassy. His U.K. Critics Say He Got the Message.

Last year the United States ambassador to Britain, Woody Johnson, said that he hoped Mr. Trump would visit...

Four judges criticize India’s top court in rare public spat

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Four justices of India’s top court on Friday criticized its distribution of cases to...

Liverpool had no option but to sell Coutinho: Klopp | Sport

(Reuters) - Liverpool fought “until the last second” to convince Philippe Coutinho to stay at Anfield but ultimately...

Namibia: Mnangagwa to Visit Namibia On Monday

Photo: CAJ Zimbabwe President, His Excellency Emmerson Mnangagwa Windhoek — Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa is scheduled to pay...

Mnuchin says financial regulators will probe impact of cryptocurrencies

Treasury Secretary Steven MnuchinSteven Terner MnuchinMark Mellman: History’s judgment Trump's motorcade greeted with chants of 'lock him up'...

Uganda: Poverty Causing Rwenzori Conflicts – Museveni

By Enid Ninsiima & Moris MumbereKasese — President Museveni has vowed to fight poverty and employment in Rwenzori,...

Zimbabwe: First Lady Urges Unity, Says Only Zimbabweans Can Change Their Lives

By William MilasiFirst Lady, Auxillia Mnangagwa, has called on Zimbabweans to discard the politics of patronage and work...

Angola: Zimbabwean President Arrives in Luanda

Luanda — The Zimbabwean President, Emmerson Mnagagwa, arrived Friday in Luanda, for a 24-hour official visit, during which...

GM Drops the Steering Wheel and Gives Robot Driver Control

Next year, General Motors Co. will no longer need an engineer in the front seat babysitting the robot...

Ethiopia: Soldiers Charged With Terror Plot

Addis Ababa — Ethiopia's Federal Attorney General on Thursday filed terror-related charges against five Ethiopian soldiers. The soldiers...

Sudan: Explosion Kills Boy in North Darfur

El Fasher — An unidentified eleven-year-old boy was killed in an explosion of an unknown object near El...

Sudan: Soldier Kills Students in Kordofan University

Delling — A member of the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) shot and killed two people at the Delling...

Sudan: Khartoum Buffs Up Security – ‘Eritrea, Egypt Threaten Borders’

Khartoum / Kassala — Khartoum has officially announced its preparation for "security threats" from its neighbour Eritrea after...

Senegal residents call for justice after deadly attack – The Washington Post

Residents of Senegal's Casamance region are calling on the government to step up efforts to find attackers who...

Tanzania: Diamond Acquires Grand House for His TV and Radio Station

By Thomas MatikoOnly a few days after bongo flava star Diamond Platinumz disclosed that he was planning to...

Liberia: VP-Elect Taylor Cries in Ghanaian Church

By Toweh AlphonsoVice President-elect, Senator Jewel Howard Taylor, braved the tense atmosphere occasioned by the victory of the...

Nigerian Shiite Leader, El-Zakzaky, Not Dead – Lawyer

Photo: Premium Times Shi'a members demanding the release of Ibrahim El-Zakzaky in Abuja. By Idris IbrahimThe detained leader...

“No respect for anyone.” People from African countries and Haiti react to Trump’s ‘shithole’ remark

The Fix's Eugene Scott explains how Trump's "shithole countries" comment is the latest example of his history of...

Pakistan Army Chief Says Nation Felt ‘Betrayed’ at US Criticism

Pakistan Army Chief Says Nation Felt 'Betrayed' at US Criticism U.S. News & World ReportUS hopes Pakistan would...

Gabon president defends constitutional change after parliament gives okay

Libreville - Gabonese President Ali Bongo on Wednesday defended a plan to change the constitution after the fiercely-contested...

Eto’o gives Benni credit for his work

Eto’o, who is in the country to launch the Castle 5-a-side social league football, has dreams of being...

Tanzania: State – Airtel Deal Stinking

By By Daily News ReporterFINANCE and Planning Minister Philip Mpango has revealed that the privatisation of Tanzania Telecommunication...