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Cubs reportedly sign Darvish to 6-year, $126M deal

The next few names on that list are Clayton Kershaw , Chris Sale, Stephen Strasburg , Corey Kluber, Chris Archer and Madison Bumgarner. As much as I love him,...


Trump at Prayer Breakfast: Religion 'Central' to American Life

America is a nation of believers, and together we are strengthened by the power of prayer. Every president since Eisenhower has spoken at the annual breakfast. ...


Ayodhya dispute: Our priority is to join hearts of people, says AIMPLB

The Supreme Court of India will commence the final hearing in Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute case from March 14. When a lawyer sought the court's pe...


Evaluation reveals post-Brexit influence on United Kingdom areas

It is expected to provoke quarrels both within the ruling Conservative Party and between the government and the Democratic Unionist Party of Northern Ireland ,...


North Korea cheer squad arrives for Olympic games in South

North Korea will have 22 athletes competing at the Pyeongchang Games, but the total number of North Koreans crossing the border is more than 500. Moon has s...


Women's enfranchisement 100 years on: How much has really changed?

It would be a further 10 years until the vote was extended to all women, when the Equal Franchise Act was passed, but it was a major step in the right direc...


Chief of Staff Kelly's credibility vanishes with Portman debacle

According to USA media reports , Mr Porter has recently been romantically linked with White House communications director Hope Hicks . CNN reported that f...


Rainbow Six Siege free play weekend announced

You get a decent while to determine if you do. With the first content drop of Season 1, Year 3's Operation Chimera closing in, this free period will provide...


Merkel Finally Has Her Coalition Deal with the SPD

Upgrade your inbox and get our Daily Dispatch and Editor's Picks. The agreement , which supports investment capacities for the European Union, as well as the...


TTP bombing kills 11 troops in Swat Valley

Pakistan's military has raised the death toll from a suicide bombing that targeted soldiers in Swat Valley to 11 after eight troops who were critically wound...


Bangladesh battle to save Chittagong Test match

Sri Lanka amassed their joint fifth-highest total in before taking three late wickets to leave Bangladesh with an uphill battle to save the first Test in Ch...


Black unemployment jumped in January up from record low

As the Economic Policy Institute notes, this data can be volatile because of a small sample size used to derive it. That hike - from 6.8% to 7.7% - comes af...


NDFP condemns arrest of consultant

Philippine security officials have arrested a top consultant of the National Democratic Front rebel group, which led peace negotiations with the government prev...


Clash between migrant groups in French port city leaves 22 injured

Police were searching for a 37-year-old Afghan, a suspected migrant smuggler, over the attack. "We have reached an escalation of violence that has become unbe...


Woodson for Black History Month

Fort Valley is a historic black university, or HBCU for short. The message was ripe with material to poke fun at, like Vank not knowing what the word "sojourn...


Tribunal overturns doping bans on 28 Russian athletes

The speaker of the Russian Federation Council upper house of parliament has lashed out at the International Olympic Committee's statement expressing regrets tha...


City Will Dismiss or Reduce up to 8K Marijuana Convictions

Laura Thomas, deputy state director for the pro-marijuana organization Drug Policy Alliance , estimated more than 100,000 people are eligible to have their r...


Rep. Gowdy Announces He Will Not Seek Reelection

Gowdy became the chairman of the House Oversight Committee after Utah's Jason Chaffetz (who hasn't ruled out a return to government office) left Congress in J...


CJI, two rebel judges shake hands in public

The CJI formed a three-member committee, comprising Chief Justices Indira Banerjee of the Madras High Court and S.K. Agnihotri of the Sikkim High Court and Ju...


Tillerson, Mattis reward Qatar regardless of ongoing rift with Saudis

US base in Qatar provides a sense of security to the country at a time of geopolitical tensions in the Middle East over the ongoing strife between Qatar and its...


Iranian women protest obligatory headscarf rules

Ms Bahraini says she received reports law enforcement officials arrested the woman on the spot and transferred her to a nearby detention centre. She said wome...


Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen Announces Retirement from Congress

That lead has, however, diminished in the weeks following the passage of the tax bill, according to a new poll from CNN . Most chairmanships, including the...


Trans Women Forced to Shave Their Heads by Indonesian Officials

The currency wholesaler in the money-changing industry is a parent agency that distributes cash to other outlets. "Cutting the hair of those arrested to "make...


Hillary Clinton Addresses Campaign Employee's Behavior In Lengthy Facebook Post

The alleged harassment by Strider included inappropriate touching, kissing and sending suggestive emails. And it's entirely reasonable to ask whether, in taki...


Ireland to hold referendum on abortion in May

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is expected to outline the Government's approach after the specially convened cabinet meeting in Government Buildings this evening. The C...


Some Lawmakers Are Weighing Legislative Protection For Robert Mueller

Trump, while visiting Switzerland last week, called the report "fake news". At the time, Trump confidante Chris Ruddy told PBS, "I think he's weighing tha...


Britain must have say on European Union laws during Brexit transition period: minister

The negotiations are expected to start again in Brussels when European ministers confirm their instructions to colleague Michel Barnier on Monday. This will all...


Saudi billionaire Alwaleed 'released' from detention

Investments within Saudi Arabia include a 16.2 percent stake in lender Banque Saudi Fransi 1050.SE. The prince, sometimes pictured vacationing on his 85m supe...


How to Watch the State of the Union

He is the grandson of Senator Robert Kennedy and the great-nephew of President John F Kennedy, both of whom were assassinated in the 1960s. 'From healthcare t...


Not yet safe for Rohingya return

The gradual repatriation of Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh to Myanmar may be postponed to next month for various reasons including transit camps and verifi...


Trump slaps tariffs on washing machines, solar products

The 30 percent tariff is aimed at bringing manufacturing jobs in America, but it comes at the expense of companies that install solar panels . But China an...


Colorado sheriff's deputy shot, manhunt underway

The suspect then ran from deputies, leading them behind a house in that area. One suspect was in custody and a manhunt was underway for two additional suspects ...


Kentucky school shooting: 2 students killed, over 10 injured

The shooter struck just as the school day was starting. Officials in Kentucky are asking that the 15-year-old responsible for the deadly high school shootin...


Strong currents in NZ forecast after Alaska quake

The school's gym was packed as hundreds of community members had gathered after receiving alerts to evacuate after a 7.9 magnitude natural disaster hit off Al...


China tops trusted nation's list, India at third place, says survey

For the first time media is the least trusted institution globally. Edelman also explained the rise of trust in journalism versus the decline of trust in sear...