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50 years later, she finishes race again

This time, she was hailed for paving the way for women's distance running around the world. In 1967, Switzer finished in 4 hours, 20 minutes. Carlson ran 26...


Dozens killed in Taliban attack on Afghanistan military base

Army spokesman, Nasratullah Jamshidi, said the militants then went on a shooting spree, killing dozens of soldiers with rocket-propelled grenades and guns. The ...


Russia-US relations put to test after strike on Syria

Tillerson and Lavrov spoke to the press after meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow , in an extended display of US-Russian disagreements over...


Trump's 'armada' heads to North Korea after sailing in the wrong direction

South Korean presidential candidate Hong Joon-pyo told The Wall Street Journal of the carrier mix-up: "What Mr. Trump said was very important for the nationa...


PM condemns terror attack on Afghan military base

An army commander told the AFP news agency that gunfire at the base could still be heard late on Friday and at least one of several attackers had blown himsel...


Former South Korean president indicted for bribary, faces possible life sentence

Prosecutors will indict ousted President Park Geun-hye on Monday on bribery and other charges related to 13 criminal allegations, and conclude their probe into ...


At Least 12 Are Dead In Venezuela After A Night Of Protests

Eleven people were killed in violent incidents in Caracas overnight, Venezuela's justice ministry said on Friday, following two days of massive street prote...


Bill O'Reilly Kicked Out At Fox News For Sexual Harassment Allegations

I will always look back on my time at Fox with great pride in the unprecedented success we achieved and with my deepest gratitude to all my dedicated viewers....


Paris shooting will probably help Le Pen

At a televised news conference on Friday, Le Pen called for the closure of all "Islamist" mosques in France, the expulsion of hate preachers, and the reinstatem...


Venezuela opposition march to honour those killed in violence

Venezuela is trapped in a deep economic, social and political crisis that features shortages of medicine and food. "I think if we take to the streets every day...


US sees increased activity by Chinese bomber aircraft

She said that she wanted Pyongyang to see that the United States was not an aggressor. Donald Trump's deputy is in the region to reassure allies fretting ...


Parole denied for Brinks heist getaway driver Judith Clark

The New York state Parole Board denied Judith Clark's bid for parole on Friday even after Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo met with Clark in prison and made the dec...


Stockholm attack: Man in custody likely driver of truck that hit pedestrians

Police have also carried out further raids in an attempt to find "any abetter or network involved in the attack". Swedish police on Sunday confirmed the natio...


Venezuela Opposition Calls for Another Protest despite Deaths

Three people were killed and hundreds arrested in the deadliest day of protests since the unrest began three weeks ago. Tens of thousands of protesters demand...


Paris attacker who killed officer left note supporting ISIS

Prime Minister Cazeneuve made his comments Friday during a statement to the press on the attack on the Champs Elysee in central Paris that claimed the life of o...


Former RCB owner Mallya arrested in the UK

Mallya, who was finally caught after repeatedly refusing to appear before courts and investigators in India since he secretly fled to Britain last March, is set...


Trump personally congratulates Turkey's president for his referendum win

Worldwide election monitors, including the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe, have expressed concern over the way the vote was carried out. "W...


Rare parchment copy of Declaration of Independence found in England

A second Harvard researcher, Emily Sneff, was left to reflect on the improbability of their discovery. She told the Harvard Gazette she didn't think much of it ...


ISIS reportedly claims responsibility for Paris attack that left 1 officer dead

The so-called Islamic State (IS) said one of its "fighters" had carried out the attack . One police officer was killed and two colleagues seriously wounded w...


Trump to order review of key financial rules

They also prefer the elimination of business tax deduction for payment of interest debt. Mr. Trump offered his tax tease in an interview and again during rem...


Donald Trump says Paris attack will help Le Pen in election

Opinion polls now have centrist Emmanuel Macron in the lead with 24% of the first round vote, while Le Pen trails with 21.5%. Most of the major candidates can...


United Kingdom early elections 'dangerous': Tony Blair

He said Thursday that the election was about "what kind of country we want to have after Brexit". Parliament will be dissolved on May 2, sparking nearly six w...


'Baahubali 2' actor Sathyaraj apologises for anti-Kannada remarks

Protestors in Bengaluru against the film's release. Asserting that he was not against Kannadigas or Karnataka, Sathyaraj claimed that his assistant Shekar, wh...


Trump calls 100-day assessment "ridiculous"

Trump's 100th day in office. In a tweet posted at 6:50 a.m. Friday, Trump lambasted the very notion of the traditional 100 day report card for new presidents,...


Days Before Election, Barack Obama & Donald Trump Wade Into French Presidential Fight

The attack prompted far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen to say on Friday that France should reinstate border checks and expel foreigners who are on t...


BJP on mission mode for 2019, sets new targets

He spoke on triple talaq in his concluding address at the BJP's national executive meeting while his remarks on backward Muslims were made in an intervention ...


US military says Taliban attack on Afghan base killed dozens

The vehicle bomb, using which the attacker hit a bus that was transporting the army in Mazar-e-Sharif, targeted the 209 Shaheen Military Corps, TOLO News report...


Pence says US will not relent in effort to end terrorism

Pence's message struck a conciliatory tone, in an administration that has stirred unease with its rhetoric regarding Muslims. His plane will land in Sydney to...


Jakarta governor concedes election after divisive campaign

Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, the embattled Christian governor of the Indonesian capital of Jakarta , has conceded defeat in a reelection bid after voters opted for ...


UP Police arrests 3 terror suspects

A spokesperson from the UP ATS said it is suspected that the arrested were looking for recruits in Bihar, UP and Maharashtra. He said two persons Mufti Faizan...


SeaWorld welcomes its last killer whale calf

SeaWorld San Antonio welcomed an orca calf on Wednesday April 19, 2017 afternoon, the last to be born at a SeaWorld park. The gestation period for killer w...


Babri Masjid: SC verdict today on Advani role in case

However, Kalyan Singh has been excluded from the trial as he has constitutional immunity due to now holding the post of Governor of Rajasthan. The bench also or...


Former Delhi Congress stalwart Arvinder Singh Lovely joins BJP

Delhi will vote on Sunday to elect a new South Delhi, an East Delhi and a North Delhi Municipal Corporation. The AAP government had been blaming the BJP at the ...


Real Brexit talks will only start after June vote

She came to power when the previous Prime Minister David Cameron stepped down after the Brexit vote past year. "This election can change the direction of our ...


'Massive' tax cut coming for businesses and individuals

There are things we like and things we don't like about the border tax, Mnuchin said Thursday. Both House Republicans and the White House broadly agree on rat...