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Parole board votes to release O.J. Simpson from prison in October

LOVELOCK, Nev. -- A parole board has unanimously voted to release former football star and convicted felon O.J....

Battling brain cancer, Sen. John McCain vows: ‘I’ll be back soon’

A day after announcing that he is combating a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain used his signature snark...

Game of Thrones Filming Locations: Visit for Under $100

For fans of HBO’s Game of Thrones, there is no shortage of destinations and itineraries to visit the real-life filming...

Saudi King Salman orders arrest of Prince Saud for assault

July 20 (UPI) -- Authorities on Thursday announced an order from Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz to...

Trump’s ‘election integrity’ chief won’t say if Hillary Clinton won the popular vote

Trump's 'election integrity' chief won't say if Hillary Clinton won the popular vote CNNVoter fraud commission starts amid...

Namibia: Ugandan Cranes Lie in Wait

By Helge SchützAFTER Namibia's rude awakening against Zimbabwe last weekend they can expect another tough encounter when they...

ECB sends a dovish message after rattling markets with ‘taper’ talk

The lack of movement on rates on Thursday was widely anticipated, but ECB President Mario Draghi will have...

Leaders Appeal for Calm as Protests Continue in Temple Mount Dispute

JERUSALEM — World leaders appealed for calm in Jerusalem as Muslims in the city called for a day...

Uganda: No Need to Panic

column By John Vianney NsimbeThe Cranes will need nothing but victory in their return leg against South Sudan...

Uganda: Controlling Interest Rates Dangerous Act – Mutebile

By Mark Keith MuhumuzaKampala — Borrowers will have to contend with high interest rates, at least until commercial...

Uganda Deficit Drops – allAfrica.com

By Bernard BusuulwaKampala — Uganda's current account deficit dropped by $43.9m to $131.1m during the quarter ended April...

Uganda: Kiprotich, Kipsiro to Miss London

By Darren Allan KyeyuneKampala — Uganda will send its biggest contingent ever to the World Athletics Championships next...

Uganda: Mr President, You Still Have Chance to Save Uganda and Your Image

opinion By Gaetano BatanyendaMr President, I want to believe that you still remember that in 1996, I was...

Uganda: Lake Mulehe Turns Green, Kisoro Leaders Ask Govt to Intervene

By Robert MuherezaKisoro — Lake Mulehe in Kisoro District has turned green, leaving hundreds of residents who depend...

Uganda: Kirinya-Jinja Replace Kalanzi With Ayieko

By Elvis SenonoKampala — With the domestic football transfer window having opened on July 1, there are plenty...

Uganda: Zari Hassan Mourning Loss of Mum

By Thomas MatikoZari Hassan is mourning again. Just two months after burying his ex-husband Ivan Ssemwanga, Zari has...

Uganda: Museveni – Development, Democracy Key to Environment

press release By The IndependentKampala — President Yoweri Museveni has said continued underdevelopment and lack of democracy are...

Uganda: ‘Witch-Hunting’ Sudhir Will Scare Away Investors – Kirumira

By Abubaker MayembaGodfrey Kirumira, a close friend to the embattled defunct Crane bank boss Sudhir Ruparelia, has warned...

Uganda: Broadcast Journalist Mulindwa Muwonge Dies

Mohammed Mulindwa Muwonge, a broadcast journalist has died. Muwonge who was hospitalised at Nsambya Hospital about a week...

Uganda: Kaweesi Murder – Kasingye Sued Over Holding Children

By Anthony WesakaKampala — Six senior police officers, including police spokesperson Asan Kasingye, have been sued in connection...

Uganda: Principal Judge Orders Courts to Release Untried Prisoners

Photo: Felix Ainebyoona/Daily Monitor Principal Judge Yorokamu Bamwine addresses inmates of Nyamushekera Prison in Bushenyi District during his...

Uganda: NRM Sued Over Shs580m for Museveni Posters, Shirts

Photo: Daily Monitor NRM supporters in yellow T-shirts wave President Museveni campaign posters at a rally during the...

Uganda: Zari’s Mother Passes On

By Isaac Ssejjombwe"It's with deep sorrow that my family and I announce the death of our lovely mother...

Uganda: Dangerous Roads, Reckless Convoys and Officials Dressed Up With Nowhere to Go

opinion By Daniel K KalinakiI was saddened when I heard that a young woman had been killed after...

The ‘Game of Thrones’ Creators’ Next Show Sounds Stupid as Hell

The takes are already rolling in on Confederate, a forthcoming HBO series from the showrunners of Game of...

Uganda: President Museveni vs ‘President’ Bobi Wine – Why Both Got It Wrong – AllAfrica.com

After all the excitement of Bobi Wine's sensational victory in the Kyadondo East parliamentary race, and all the...

John McCain, Republican senator from Arizona, diagnosed with brain tumor

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) has been diagnosed with a brain tumor, his office said Wednesday, throwing into doubt...

Trump administration to reveal which Obama-era rules it’s planning to repeal

President Donald Trump. (Yuri Gripas/Reuters) The Trump administration is accelerating plans to jettison hundreds of regulations spanning the...

Pennsylvania parents get jail time in ‘gifted’ girls case

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Supreme Court lets Trump administration reinstate travel ban restrictions on refugees but not on grandparents

Supreme Court justices said Wednesday that the Trump administration could temporarily reinstate restrictions on refugee resettlement, but that...

Police suspend investigation involving Dallas Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott, cite lack of witnesses and inability to contact victim

Dallas police have suspended their investigation of an alleged assault that a source said involved Cowboys running back...

Damian Lillard has reached out to Carmelo Anthony, still thinks he could join Blazers

The Portland Trail Blazers sure don’t take no for an answer. In an appearance Wednesday on Rip City...

Elon Musk downplays expectations for giant rocket’s first flight

SpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musk on Wednesday downplayed expectations for the upcoming demonstration flight of the company’s giant...

Caitlyn Jenner considering run for Senate seat – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Caitlyn Jenner went from the Olympics to reality television to … politics? That’s a strong possibility, according to...

Pence tries his best to keep unsaid what Trump then says about election integrity

President Trump made remarks on July 19 at the first meeting of his commission investigating his allegations of...

‘Dunkirk,’ ‘Get Out’ may give Oscars a crowd-pleasing punch

The stranglehold that autumn prestige films have on Oscar season just might be wilting in the summer sun....

Uganda: Last Moments of Student Hit By Lumumba’s Car

By Derrick WanderaKampala — Jane Francis Namara, the woman who was knocked dead by the speeding car of...

Uganda: Wives Force Men to Abandon Their Children, Says Youth Minister

By Nelson WesongaKampala — The State minister for Youth and Children Affairs, Ms Florence Nakiwala Kiyingi, says the...

South Carolina mother and daughter charged in newborn’s death after baby found in restaurant trash

South Carolina mother and daughter charged in newborn's death after baby found in restaurant trash New York Daily...

‘Don’t Let People Kiss Your Baby’: Infant Dies After Exposed to Herpes Virus

At less than a month old, Iowa baby Mariana Sifrit has died just 10 days after she was...