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Moon Dust Bag, Accidentally In Private Hands, Auctioned For $1.5 Million : The Two-Way : NPR

During a media preview on July 13, Cassandra Hatton of Sotheby's displays the Apollo 11 contingency lunar sample...

Police: 2 African teens reported missing crossed into Canada

The six teens represented Burundi, a small country in East Africa, in the inaugural FIRST Global robotics competition,...

It’s official: Ryan Seacrest to return as host of ‘American Idol’

The hardest-working man in Hollywood is returning to his roots. ABC announced Thursday morning that Ryan Seacrest will indeed...

Nigeria: New Report Indicts SARS for 35 Corpses Found in Ezu River in 2013

By David-Chyddy ElekeAwka — International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law (Intersociety) has accused the...

Royal protocol: Dos and don’ts for meeting the Queen

David Johnston, the Governor General of Canada, is in the spotlight after placing his hand under the Queen's...

Canadian official touches Queen, blames carpet for protocol breach

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‘No response’ from North Korea ahead of proposed military talks: Seoul

SEOUL/WASHINGTON – North Korea has not responded to South Korea’s offer to hold military talks Friday, Seoul said,...

Nigeria: Adamawa Governor Conducts Minor Cabinet Reshuffle

By Sani TukurGovernor Mohammed Jibrilla of Adamawa State has appointed his Chief of Staff, Abdulrahman Jimeta, to supervise...

Nigeria: Tecno Partners Slot On Camon Cx Smartphone Sales

Photo: Tecno Mobile Tecno Mobile is launching the Camon CX Manchester City Limited Edition smartphone. By Emma OkonjiTECNO...

Nigeria: Excessive Use of Antibiotics Can Damage the System, Experts Warn

By Martins IfijehInternal Medicine and Infectious Diseases expert, Dr. Yoav Golan has cautioned Nigerians against excessive intake of...

Nigeria: Senate Backtracks On Presidential Nominees

By Ismail MudashirThe Senate yesterday backtracked on its resolution to not hold confirmation hearing for presidential nominees. The...

Nigeria: Sheriff’s Supporters in Southwest Dump PDP for Mega Party

By Muyiwa Adeyemi and Msugh ItyokuraMembers of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the southwest, belonging to its...

Nigerians Have Received Over $2 Million U.S. Scholarships, Says Consul General

By Ujunwa AtueyiOver $2m has been spent by the United States' (US) government as scholarships for Nigeria students...

Nigeria: FEC Approves Policy to End Fuel Importation

By Isiaka WakiliThe Federal Executive Council yesterday approved a 100-page petroleum policy document to end fuel importation in...

Nigeria: Boko Haram Abduction of Women in Borno Atrocious, Cowardly – Osinbajo

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has condemned the recent "atrocious and cowardly" abduction of women in Borno State....

Nigeria: Court Sentences Man to Death for Stealing N3,420

By Josiah OluwoleAn Osun State High Court ‎in Osogbo has sentenced a 40-year-old man, Kayode Adedeji, to death...

Nigeria: Whistleblower Policy Gets Legal Backing

By Solomon Ayado and Ahuraka IsahAbuja — The whistleblower policy of the federal government got legal backing yesterday...

Nigeria: When Will Ogoni Clean-Up Begin?

editorial More than a year after the federal government launched the implementation of the Ogoni clean-up project, not...

Nigeria: Ruggedman Writes Lai Mohammed, Says ‘Nobody Likes a Bully’

Photo: allafrica.com Nigerian artists Yemi Alade, P-Square and Ruggedman not happy with proposed ban on shooting music videos...

Nigeria: Boko Haram Crisis Is Political, Not Religious – 2face

Photo: 2FaceOfficial/Instagram The singer met with over 94,000 Internally Displaced Persons to put smiles on their faces. By...

Nigeria: Minimum Wage Committee to Begin Sitting

The 29-member committee on a new National Minimum Wage will begin sitting before the end of July, NLC...

Nigeria: We Are Sorry, Ambode Apologises to Aggrieved Lagos APC Members

By Ben EzeamaluThe Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday appealed to aggrieved members of his party, the...

Nigeria: 37 Suspected Wives, Children of Boko Haram Members Detained – Army

The Army said on Wednesday that it had intercepted 37 people suspected to be wives and children of...

Nigeria: Tanker Drivers On Rampage in Apapa, Burns Banks

By Chiemelie EzeobiPandemonium erupted today at Creek Road, Apapa, Lagos, when dozens of tanker drivers went on rampage...

Nigeria: Osinbajo Orders Increased Security in Southern Kaduna, Vows Justice

Photo: This Day Communal clashes (file photo). Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has ordered further security reinforcements in Kaduna...

Comic-Con: Westworld experience preview

Ever wanted to enter Westworld? If you’re headed to Comic-Con this week, you just might get your chance....

The Latest: 3 top Trump insiders to talk to Senate panels

WASHINGTON — The Latest on investigations into ties between the Trump campaign and Russia (all times EDT): 11:30...

United States does enough to beat El Salvador and reach Gold Cup semifinal

Gonzalez's flicked header gave the U.S. a lead it would not relinquish vs. El Salvador.PHILADELPHIA -- The U.S....

Mariposa County wildfire

MARIPOSA COUNTY, Calif. (KCRA) — At least 29 structures across Mariposa County have been destroyed as a wildfire...

HBO draws ire over drama ‘Confederate’ from ‘Game of Thrones’ bosses

Creator/Executive Producers David Benioff (L) and D. B. Weiss attend the premiere for the sixth season of HBO's...

Drugs, sex and a USC dean: What we do and don’t know about Carmen Puliafito | Campus Beat News for College Students

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What OJ Simpson juror thinks of Simpson now, two decades after criminal trial

A juror who served on the 1995 O.J. Simpson criminal trial says his perception of Simpson’s innocence has...

Kachikwu calls for globalisation of Nigeria’s economy to attract foreign inve… – Vanguard

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, on Wednesday called for the globalisation of the...

John Wayne Gacy Victim Identified After Four Decades

Mr. Gacy was convicted in 1980 of killing 33 people and was executed in 1994. But identifying the...

Report: Dallas PD likely suspending assault case involving Ezekiel Elliott

Getty ImagesThere were no arrests made at a Dallas bar on Sunday night after a man told police...

Best Bay Area places to chow down

If you thought you did your patriotic duty vis-a-vis hot dogs on the Fourth of July, nope, the...

Nigeria must remain one, says Emir of Katsina – Vanguard

The Emir of Katsina and Chancellor, University of Ilorin, Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir, has described those pushing Nigeria to...

Tour de France: Stage 17 highlights – Video

LottoNL-Jumbo's Primoz Roglic won Wednesday's 17th stage of the Tour de France after soloing clear of the breakaway...

The Nintendo Switch Online App Is As Terrible In Practice As It Was In Theory

The Nintendo Switch Online App Is As Terrible In Practice As It Was In Theory ForbesThe Nintendo Switch...

Mariposa County fire doubles in size as flames force thousands to flee and threaten power to Yosemite

A massive wildfire in Mariposa County nearly doubled in size overnight as flames destroyed structures, threatened power to...