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Danny Ainge: Player We Want Will be Available at No. 3

The Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers made it official - the Sixers get to pick the No. 1 overall in this year's edition of the National Basketball As...


Tropical Storm Cindy to move toward Louisiana soon

With tropical storm force winds extending about 205 miles, the system has churned up messy weather along its northward track. The storm is expected to near ...


US President Donald Trump Calls Otto Warmbier's Death A 'Total Disgrace'

The Obama administration said to the Warmbier family, 'Stay silent. Han Tae Song, North Korea's ambassador to the U.N.in Geneva, speaking in his first intervi...


McCain: Americans 'Stupid' To Still Want To Travel To N Korea

Ambassador to the United Nations Bill Richardson says he's saddened and angry about the death of an American college student from OH who was released by North K...


Republican Handel wins Georgia race, thanks Donald Trump

In addition to Handel's victory Tuesday, Republican Ralph Norman won a closer-than-expected race in SC to succeed Mick Mulvaney, who resigned from Congress th...


U.S. student's death makes Trump-Kim meeting less likely

Security Council resolutions. The student died just days after arriving back in the United States, having been released from a North Korean prison where he ha...


OnePlus launches OnePlus 5 smartphone; check out price and specs here

In terms of software , the OnePlus 3T runs on Android 7.1 Nougat operating system with OxygenOS running on top. With a dual camera setup in the back an...


Led Coalition Downs Pro-Regime Drone In South-East Syria

Tensions escalated on Sunday as the U.S. military brought down a Syrian military jet near Raqqa for bombing near US-allied forces on the ground, the first time ...


WhatsApp Extends Support For BlackBerry & Nokia Devices

Now we can only imagine that the number of users on these older platforms probably can't be that much, which is why WhatsApp is choosing to focus their efforts ...


Travis Kalanick steps down as Uber CEO

As Uber grew at a lightning fast clip, he said some problems started to emerge. Instead, Kalanick took a temporary leave of absence which seems more like part...


Death of Otto Warmbier Highlights North Korea Rights Abuses

Last week, Warmbier's father, Fred Warmbier, said his son had been "lured" into traveling to North Korea by Young Pioneer Tours and that the company had promi...


US Fighter Jet Shoots Down Armed Drone in Syria

While the Assad government said the plane was on a mission against Islamic State militants, the USA claimed it dropped bombs near U.S. forces. Beset by in...


Imam saved London mosque attacker from angry crowd

In an attempt to counter some criticism over the delay in classifying the incident as a terrorist attack, she said: "Officers were in the immediate vicinity as ...


Indian-American selected by NASA among 12 new astronauts

With the addition of these 12 members, NASA now has selected 350 astronauts since the original Mercury 7 in 1959. NASA selected the previous astronaut class in ...


McCain: Warmbier 'Murdered by the Kim Jong Un Regime'

He had arrived in OH on June 13 after being held for more than 17 months. Wambier's parents did not cite a specific cause of death, but cited "awful, tortur...


Tropical Storm Cindy strengthens in Gulf; warning area grows

National Hurricane Center said on Tuesday. It is expected to bring widespread heavy rain from the Panhandle of Florida to Louisiana. It is extremely rare for an...


The official Brexit negotiations have begun

He added that an orderly withdrawal was essential for both Britain and the EU. And our promise to you is that we will always strive to provide indispensable jou...


Coalition shoots down Iran-made drone in Syria

USA -backed forces recently pushed into Raqqa, the northern Syrian city that served as the group's de facto capital. On Sunday, Iran's Revolutionary Guards sa...


Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud in Spain

Ronaldo's silence has only fuelled talk of a return to Old Trafford, where he became a fans' favourite having flourished under the guidance of Sir Alex Ferguson...


China's Home Price Growth Slows In May

The NBS said price growth for new homes in China's 15 most overheated cities-mainly provincial capitals-has remained "basically stable" from the previous month ...


S.Korea's Moon asks north to free captives

At the time of Warmbier's release, a White House official said Joseph Yun, the USA envoy on North Korea , had met with North Korean foreign ministry represen...


Tropical Storm Bret in Atlantic; potential storm in Gulf

The potential is higher close to the coast but could affect the entire state given the scope of the weakly organized but large storm system. As of Tuesday aft...


CNN's Acosta calls White House's Spicer 'useless'

Spicer, who was the Republican National Committee's senior strategist during the presidential campaign past year, is now doing double duty as press secretary ...


Suspect shot after explosion at Brussels train station

A suspect shouted out " Allahu Akbar " (God is Greatest) before causing the blast, a witness said. Images and video collected from social media show the immed...


Farm loan waivers squeeze future loan payments: SBI

The farmers will continue to agitate despite the state government's decision to relax the parameters for providing an initial loan of Rs 10,000 on Tuesday. In...