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Chapecoense: Brazilian Teams Make Heartwarming Offer Following Air Crash Tragedy

The aviation catastrophe sent ripples through Washington and beyond in the United States, which has embraced soccer in the last quarter-century with the success...


Japan, Russia hope to ease visa system - Japan's foreign ministry

Russia's president is set to meet Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in his home prefecture of Yamaguchi on December 15. On economic cooperation now under way based on...


Did Prince William Have an Issue With Harry's Black Girlfriend?

However, Kensington Palace said in a statement Monday that Prince William had no issue with how his brother handled things. On November 28, Prince William , wh...


Inside Trump and Romney's Jean Georges dinner

Romney also referenced the cabinet positions Trump has filled for his administration, and said the president-elect desires greater unity among Americans. All ...


Paris police asking drivers to avoid area near armed robbery

Police urged members of the public to stay clear of the area while they attend advising them that there was an "ongoing intervention for armed robbery". "A secu...


Fidel Castro's funeral brings world leaders to Havana

Also expected are several African leaders such as Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe and South Africa's Jacob Zuma. The United States President-elect had attacked the...


Court orders unconditional release of detained Shiite leader, El-Zakzaky, Wife

While delivering his judgment, Justice Kolawole rejected the submission of the counsel to the Department of State Service (DSS), Tijjani Gazali, that El-Zakza...


England Gives Gareth Southgate Contract As Coach

Rooney apologised to Southgate and the Football Association after "inappropriate" pictures taken during the squad's downtime following the World Cup qualifying ...


Trump backs off on chasing prosecution of Clinton

Earlier in the day, the President-elect met behind closed doors with reporters and editors at New York Times .and seemed to back away from some of his most c...


Delta re-launches services to Cuba after 55-year hiatus

Responding to the changing market demand, American Airlines Group Inc. Delta is the only existing USA carrier to previously operate passenger service until ...


Trump to fill more vacancies; recount distraction looms

Nearly certainly not; as the Clinton campaign's general counsel noted, Trump's margin of victory in MI far exceeds the largest margin ever changed in a recoun...


Mourinho: Half-time pep talk was catalyst for United win

United, who have made their worst start to a top-flight campaign since 1989, joined Southampton, 2-0 victors at the Emirates Stadium, Liverpool and Hull City in...


Tomi Lahren and Trevor Noah discuss Colin Kaepernick's protest

The conversation then turned to Lahren's criticism of Kaepernick as Noah said , "A guy kneeling in the corner, I don't understand why that offends you ...


Commission plans timeline for Wisconsin recount

Gore", said Wisconsin's chief elections administrator, Mike Haas. The campaign said it would take a similar approach if Stein followed through with efforts in P...


Ivanka Trump subject to light roasting after 'reinventing' the birthday

While Ivanka is not directly responsible for her father's viewpoints, she can and should be held accountable for staying quiet about some of his more outrageous...


Trump campaign objects to Michigan hand recount

The recount prompted a lawsuit from the Republican Party of Wisconsin on Wednesday, alleging Stein's call for a recount constitutes illegal coordination with ...


House to Vote on Bill Aimed at Speeding Approval of Drugs

Provide $1 billion in grants to states to address the opioid crisis. "It invests the $1 billion the President has repeatedly said is necessary to help commu...


Breitbart Urges Kellogg's Boycott Over Pulled Ads

Users debating the issue are also split on who is most likely to be hurt by the company's move, Breitbart or Kellogg's. Alexander Marlow, Breitbart News e...


Search for HIV vaccine resumes with test in South Africa

According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, in the United States, more than 1.2 million people are living with HIV, and 1 in 8 of them don't ...


State orders clerks not to start the presidential recount

State law requires candidates to pay for a vote recount if they request one. Instead of preparing for 12 days of Christmas, county clerks across Wisconsin hav...


Demonstrators disrupt Australia parliament, abseil with banner protesting refugee policy

Protestors have filled the water with red dye. In a colourful outburst posted to his official social media account on Thursday, Senator McGrath condemned the ...


Investigators believe Ohio State attacker was inspired by ISIS and Al-Awlaki

As part of the pilot, about a half dozen organizations that work with Somali youth received grants for programs including youth sports activities, job opportuni...


Assad forces make gains in eastern Aleppo

Numerous fleeing civilians headed to government and Kurdish-controlled areas while others were driven deeper into the remaining rebel-held zones. Residents in...


Trump to hold more meetings with state secretary contenders

The men, joined by incoming White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, met for dinner at Nougatine, a Jean-Georges restaurant located in the Trump International...


Cyber Monday deals now a continual stream of sales

Amazon has been running a promotion called 35 days of Black Friday deals, starting November 1. Cyber Monday still packs the biggest punch in terms of a singl...


Syria: Israeli jets strike outside Damascus, no casualties

It added that no casualties were reported in the strike. Israel reportedly attacked a weapons cache and a convoy of Syrian army vehicles destined for Hezbolla...


South Africa's president survives vote to oust him

Zuma's term in office ends in 2019, but the ANC is due to elect a new party leader at the end of next year and it could replace him. South Africa's embattled ...


Duterte to go near battle scene despite wounding of 7 guards

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said he suspects the militants attacked the convoy to divert the military's focus from the offensive, and they probably were ...


16-year-old fatally shot inside Pennsylvania fire station

Redstone Township police responded to a report that someone had been shot inside the fire station and found the teen with a gunshot wound to the face. A message...


A Look at the Candidates of France's Conservative Primary

Fillon secured a huge 44 per cent in the centre-right party Les Republicains' primary elections . That means voting patterns are to some extent untested and l...


South Korea president's office explains Viagra purchase

The scandal centers on Choi Soon-sil, Park's friend for about 40 years and the daughter of a late cult leader. Prosecutors on Sunday said they've secured enou...


Woman opens emergency exit and jumps out of plane

According to KPRC, the incident happened at about 1:15 p.m.at Bush Intercontinental Airport, just after the plane landed on a flight from New Orleans. It's not ...


Dozens arrested over wildfires in Israel

The fires broke out November 22 and spread across the countryside, damaging hundreds of properties and forcing the evacuation of tens of thousands of people - 6...


US students lag peers in East Asia, Russia in math, science

Singapore topped the rankings in both grades for math and science on the tests, known as the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study . Neverthe...


Syrian troops push into rebel-held east Aleppo

Salih Muslim, joint head of the Syrian Kurdish PYD party, said between 6,000 and 10,000 civilians had fled to the Kurdish-controlled Sheikh Maqsoud district f...