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Morocco beat Ivory Coast in Abijan to qualify for Russian Federation

Goals from Nabil Dirar and Medhi Benatia handed Morocco a 2-0 away win over Ivory Coast, securing a return to the finals for the first time in two decades. ...


Portland area Sunday forecast: Rain, rain, rain

Highs will climb into the mid-40s, which is warmer than the temperatures from this past weekend. Highs push the upper 50s. We will see a break from the rain a...


Pakistan Says Cross-Border Terrorist Raid Killed 2 Soldiers

However, the ISPR added that during the exchange of fire with terrorists, courageous sons of soil Captain Junaid Hafeez and Sepoy Raham embraced shahadat while ...


Heartbreak as missing Clare woman found dead in France

The town in southeastern France is about 45 miles (70km) south of Lyon and close to the French Alps. "Last seen Wednesday afternoon". The Department of Fo...


No. of Indian students in US increases by 12.3 %

Many schools nevertheless have concerns about the US political climate and fear that it could drive students away. While the number of worldwide students has ...


Husband of Briton jailed in Iran demands Johnson meeting

Jon Trickett MP, Labour's shadow minister for the Cabinet Office, said: 'Boris Johnson's cavalier approach to global diplomacy is compounded this morning by ...


Trump nominates former pharma exec Azar for head of HHS

The White House just named Alex Azar as its new nominee for secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services. But as Trump's Health secretary, Azar ...


Jumping partygoers cause apartment floor to collapse

Fire Department Battalion Chief Brian Glenn says at least 30 people were in the unit when the floor in one room collapsed. Denton police say all occupants of ...


Forecast is for warmer temperatures, with sun returning

Highs will quickly climb into the upper 50s and low 60's Friday before temps crash behind this front. Look for Thursday's highs to top out in the low 50s with p...


S.African commission urges more government spending on higher education

It is recommended that students with debt‚ who have since graduated‚ be offered income-contingent loans (ICL) as well". "Should the student fail to reach the ...


Livery Cab Driver Crashes, Dies After Being Hit With Hockey Stick

A pedestrian used a hockey stick to bash a livery driver in the head just before the driver died in a crash in Chelsea on Saturday, the NYPD says. Tolk got up...


Injured Giroud out of France's friendly with Germany

There have been some murmurs about Petr Cech's performances this year which could be a major factor in our leaking goals, so we will all be happy to know that D...


Soldier shot by North Korean guards while defecting to the South

The defector has been taken to hospital. South Korea supports the Belt and Road Initiative and is willing to actively participate in its implementation, he sa...


Chennai Rains: Schools declare holiday as city records 65 mm rain overnight

In a span of 24 hours from 8:30 am on Sunday, the Nungambakkam observatory in Chennai recorded a whopping 66 mm of rainfall out of which 65 mm of rainfall was...


South China Sea row will not be taken for granted, says ASEAN

Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano on Sunday said the Philippines appreciates the offer of United States President Donald Trump t...


Seoul, Washington start manoeuvers with United States aircraft carriers

Also to be mobilized are 11 U.S. Aegis ships and seven South Korean warships. The Aegis technology refers to missile defense system. They will aim to enhance ...


Duterte offers to host 'world summit' on human rights

A government source, who was with Duterte during the meeting, said Trump was some sort of waving at Duterte during the first session of the Apec Economic Leader...


One Nation Senator leaves One Nation on first day of job

The staffers had formerly worked for Roberts and she would not have them at the meeting "because of their disloyalty to their former employer and myself". "This...


NCP meeting not to discuss Thomas Chandy's resignation tomorrow

The NCP leadership, which is expected to meet at Kochi on Tuesday, was asked to inform about its decision to Vijayan in this regard after its parleys, the LDF l...


Arkansas quarterback arrested on suspicion of DWI and careless driving

Fayetteville police say he was pulled over around 4 a.m. Bret Bielema, head coach for the Razorbacks, issued a statement following Kelley's arrest. Kelley w...