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O.J. Simpson appearing before parole board, seeking early release from prison

LOVELOCK, Nev. -- Former football star and convicted felon O.J. Simpson is appearing before a parole board Thursday,...

Citigroup, Deutsche Bank beef up Frankfurt presence in Brexit response

LONDON/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Two global banks, Citigroup (C.N) and Deutsche Bank (DBKGn.DE), are beefing up their presence in...

Brothers, two and five, steal mother’s car for trip to grandfather

Image copyright WSAZ-TV Image caption The boys drove for three miles down the windy, curvy road Two brothers...

Review: ‘Dunkirk’ Is a Tour de Force War Movie, Both Sweeping and Intimate

Photo A scene from Christopher Nolan’s “Dunkirk,” which focuses on a harrowing rescue effort during World War II....

Legendary Pokémon Are Finally Coming To Pokémon Go

Delving into Pokémon two decades after the The Pokémon Company's monster-catching game roared ashore means wrestling with pantheons...

Game of Thrones season 7: The Hound’s redemption arc is turning him into an essential character

While Daenerys finally reaching Westeros was the big payoff Game of Thrones fans have been waiting ages for,...

Arson arrest made in massive apartment fire that caused millions in damage

WCNC 8:36 AM. EDT July 20, 2017 (Photo: Charlotte Fire Station 23 Facebook page) CHARLOTTE, N.C. – CMPD...

South Africa: Zwane’s Moratorium On Mining Licences an Attempt to Bully Mining Sector

press release The decision by Mineral Resources Minister, Mosebenzi Zwane, to freeze the issuing of new mining and...

South Africa: Brickz Wants to Be Released On Bail Again Ahead of Sentencing

Convicted rapist Sipho Ndlovu, better known by his kwaito name Brickz, wants to be released on bail pending...

South Africa: DA to Lay Charges Against Eskom CFO, Anoj Singh

press release The DA will lay criminal charges against Eskom's Chief Financial Officer, Anoj Singh, as we have...

Namibia: NAFPU, Wits Partnership to Focus On Footballers’ Well-Being

By Otniel HembapuWindhoek — The Namibia Football Players Union (Nafpu) and other sister unions affiliated to the Trade...

Namibia: South African Rape and Murder Accused Fires Lawyer

By Roland RouthWindhoek — South African national Wilhelm (Wimpie) Derick February, aged 39, who stands accused of rape...

South Africa: Everything You Need to Know About Government Housing

Struggling to understand how to get a government house? We hope this guide helps you. Last updated: 20...

South Africa: Know Your Consumer Rights

The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) has urged consumers to exercise their consumer rights. "Ignorance and failure...

South Africa: Know Your Consumer Rights

The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) has urged consumers to exercise their consumer rights. "Ignorance and failure...

South Africa: Minister Motshekga Thanks Mandela Day Donors

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has thanked organisations and individuals for their generous contribution of time and resources...

South Africa: Ministers Joe Maswanganyi and Fikile Mbalula On Violent Attacks Between Meter Taxi and E-Hailing Drivers (Uber Operators)

press release Joint media statement Minister of the Minister of Transport and the Minister of Police on violent...

South Africa: Clean-Up Operation At Jozi Taxi Ranks

Two major taxi ranks in Johannesburg will be cleaned up by the Gauteng Provincial Legislature's Men's Forum today....

South Africa: 300 Beds Added to Western Cape’s Shelters Over Past Three Years

By Mary-Anne GontsanaOver the past three years, the Western Cape government has funded just over 300 additional bed...

Southern Africa: Sacu Welcomes UK Commitment to Continued Trade

The Southern African Customs Union (SACU) Trade Ministers have welcomed a commitment by the United Kingdom to avoid...

South Africa: Scorpio & Amabhungane #guptaleaks – How Guptas Picked Up ANC Military Vets’ Conference Tab

analysis Some of the Gupta family's most tireless defenders have been the leaders of the ANC's former military...

The GOP cannot fix itself – let alone American health care

Republicans are on a losing streak. (Carolyn Kaster/AP Photo) The inability of a Republican Congress and a Republican...

Nevada parole board to consider O.J. Simpson’s bid for freedom

Another morning, another decade and another verdict involving O.J. Simpson.The fate of the former football star now rests...

India ready for talks with China to end border standoff

File - In this Wednesday, Oct. 23,2013, file photo, an Indian national flag is flown next to the...

McCain faces his greatest battle

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Vatican’s top diplomat condems attack against Venezuelan cardinal

ROME — After an opposition-organized referendum led some 7.2 million people in Venezuela to express their rejection of...

Trump goes off-script and fumes about Sessions and Russia probe

President Donald Trump impressed senators Wednesday with a cogent, engaged pitch on health care that didn’t veer wildly...

Saudi Crown Prince ‘forced from power’

Saudi Crown Prince 'forced from power' The AustralianSaudi heir reportedly pressured for hours to give up claim to...

HIV activist #PrudenceMabele ‘stabbed in the back’ before death – Iol.co.za

This was revealed by people close to Mabele during her funeral service on Wednesday morning at Rhema Bible...

Baltimore police investigate officers after one seen putting bag of drugs at scene

(Office of the Public Defender, Baltimore) It was a routine drug arrest in one of Baltimore’s more troubled...

Video Appears to Show Baltimore Police Officer Planting Drugs

Maryland’s Office of the Public Defender said in a statement on Wednesday that an assistant public defender first...

‘Couldn’t even see the sun’: Fire races near Yosemite park

A surging wildfire raced through California mountains and foothills west of Yosemite National Park on Wednesday, forcing thousands...

Parsing Trump’s 2nd Putin meeting: ‘Remarkable’ and risky

Story highlights"Once again the Russia fever has caught up with the media," Sanders saidThe G20 dinner was in...

Body Camera Video Allegedly Shows Baltimore Police ‘Plant’ Drugs

Body camera video produced Wednesday appears to show a Baltimore police officer plant drugs in late January, an...

South Africa’s economic plan unlikely to boost growth – Fitch – Reuters

South Africa's economic strategy released by Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba last week is unlikely to boost growth and...

OJ Simpson to face Nevada parole board with freedom in sight

LOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) O.J. Simpson once thrilled crowds as he ran for touchdowns and hurdled airport seats in...

John Wayne Gacy victim identified as teenage runaway

CHICAGO -- An Illinois sheriff's office has identified another victim of the notorious serial killer John Wayne Gacy:...

South Africa: Body of Missing Fisherman Found Near Port Elizabeth, Seven Stil… – AllAfrica.com

A helicopter dispatched by the National Sea Rescue Institute searches for survivors at the capsized Maredon fishing vessel...

Jeff Sessions’s Justice Department turns a $65 million asset forfeiture spigot back on

Attorney General Jeff Sessions smiles as he testifies in Washington on June 13. (Jacquelyn Martin/AP) The Justice Department...

Tour de France: Stage 17 finish line quotes

Primoz Roglic (LottoNl-Jumbo) - Stage winnerRelated ArticlesIt's crazy, incredible. There are no words. Right now I cannot really...