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AFCON 2017: Gyan's Goal Vs Mali Sends Ghana into Quarter-finals

The Black Stars prepare for their second group C tie against Mali, with Frank Acheampong replacing, injured Baba Rahman . Asamoah Gyan scored the game's on...


Crocodile kills man as he crosses river in Australia

People, often tourists, regularly get stuck at the flooded crossing after underestimating the water's depth. Their 4×4 broke down while trying to cross the rive...


Obama was right to refrain from vetoing United Nations resolution

Until now, the U.S. has been unwilling to officially recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel for fear of angering Palestinians. Although Israel feared ...


USA introduces sanctions against RS leader Dodik

USA officials, among others, condemned the vote which defied a ruling by Bosnia's Constitutional Court, which said January 9 can not be a state holiday because ...


China newspapers warn Trump on Taiwan

Since the USA trade deficit with China has averaged over $300-billion (U.S.) a year since 2010, Beijing has a lot more to lose if the relationship falters, ...


After three years, hunt for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is suspended

After 10 months of intensive undersea search for the vanished flight, on January 29, 2015 Malaysia declared that MH370 was lost in an accident, killing all pass...


'No Brexit deal better than a bad one', says PM

Other objectives included cooperation with EU nations on fighting crime and terrorism, control of immigration from EU countries and to guarantee the rights of E...


Governor says northern Mexico school shooter has died

He said a video showed the gunman shooting the teacher and the student. Oscar Aboytes, spokesman for emergency services in Nuevo Leon, said all of the wounded...


Kevin O'Leary to enter federal Conservative leadership race

The celebrity businessman, who appears on CNBC's " Shark Tank " and does not speak French, but is now taking lessons, said he was "getting frustrated" with how ...


Freight train completes marathon journey from Chinese city to London

It set off from Yiwu railway station in Zhejiang Province, China, on New Year's Day carrying £4million worth of goods including socks and suitcases. Although ...


Top Iraq commander announces 'liberation' of east Mosul

A member of the Iraqi special forces Counter Terrorism Service (CTS) shouts during a patrol in Mosul's Al-Jazair neighborhood as he look for Daesh (the so-cal...


Cut sanctions on Russian Federation for nuclear arms deal

In the RIA story, titled "Will not sell". But Trump suggested to the newspaper that he might lift the sanctions if Russian Federation proved helpful in the ...


Ringling Circus to close

It began life as a traveling freak show and, as society and its tastes changed, the circus reliably offered something exotic. Major stops include Atlanta, Washi...


Justin Trudeau continues cross-country tour with stops in New Brunswick

Monday night, the prime minister told a town hall audience he and US president-elect Donald Trump have something in common, recalling they both rode to power th...


Indonesia and Japan agree to step up maritime security, plan rail link

On the South China Sea, Abe said Japan believes in the importance of upholding worldwide law and solving disputes peacefully . Abe and Joko are likely to agr...


Flight MH370: Search for vanished airliner suspended

Blaine Gibson, an American lawyer and self-described adventurer, embarked on a self-funded quest to comb East African coastlines for wreckage, turning up severa...


Sister marches planned for Augusta, Portland could attract thousands

Alyse Galvin will be joining a group of eight family members and friends for the march. "Everyone is welcome to march, no matter your age, your gender identit...


Habibu Barrow, son of Gambian President-elect Adama Barrow, killed by dog

Jammeh, who took power in a bloodless coup in 1994, had conceded after losing in the December 1 election, but a week later he rejected the vote, saying there we...


Japanese Vessel Caught With Dead Whale Onboard, Activist Group Says

The activist group Sea Shepherd published photos Sunday that show the Nisshin Maru whaling ship allegedly hunting in the Australian Whale Sanctuary . This ...


Turkish cargo plane from Hong Kong crash lands on Kyrgyzstan homes

In turn, an ACT Airlines official told RIA Novosti in Ankara that the causes of the crash have not yet been established. Zumriyat said: "My sister's home is b...


Trump Pressures Congress To Replace Obamacare Quickly

That's not going to happen with us", Trump said, adding that people "can expect to have great health care. "Sometimes there's large deductibles or something...


Israel Won't Attend 'Rigged' 70-Nation Conference to Decide Israel's Future

The Embassy of the State of Palestine to South Africa has rubbished claims that Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane was set to meet with leaders of th...


Gambia's President-Elect Adama Barrow To Stay In Senegal Until Inauguration

Going by the recent position adopted by the African Union (AU), that it will no longer recognise Yahya Jammeh as President of The Gambia, the continental body w...


Serbian President Accuses Kosovo Of Provoking 'War'

Serbia's president says the country is ready to send troops to Kosovo to protect Serbian nationals, if necessary. Kosovo declared independence from Serbia in ...


Trump adviser Flynn spoke to Russian envoy December 29 -Trump official

Trump aide Sean Spicer confirmed Friday that Ret. Lt. Gen. Mike Flynn spoke to Ambassador Sergei Kislyak on the telephone, and said the intent was to set up a...


Islamic State used Mosul University as bomb factory, killing field

CTS troops had gathered in the university canteen. "The operation today which took the terrorist elements by surprise was the storming of the University of Mo...


Insane but true: Flight 666 lands in HEL on Friday the 13th

As you know, today is Friday the 13th and to those who are superstitious it is a potentially UNLUCKY day! "It's only a coincidence for me", Pilot Juha-Pekka Kei...


Snowboarder survives Whistler avalanche because of inflatable backpack

Tom Oye posted the video yesterday to his Facebook page with a simple caption warning other riders: "Not how I planned on starting the morning...stay safe ou...


CISF jawan guns down four colleagues in Bihar

The CISF headquarters in Delhi issued a statement saying any issue related to service leave had nothing to do with the jawan taking the extreme step, adding he ...


Lord Snowdon dies aged 86

Camera Press said in a short statement: "The Earl of Snowdon died peacefully at home on 13th January 2017". Buckingham Palace confirmed that Queen Elizabeth ...