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Former US Marine convicted of killing, raping 20-year-old Japanese woman

The case sparked anger on the island, where locals have long protested the presence of USA military bases that they say imposes a heavy burden on Okinawa. Prime...


Explosives found in package near German Christmas market

German police say they've destroyed a suspicious object found at a Christmas market in the city of Potsdam that contained either explosives or flammable materia...


Delhi hospital declares newborn twins dead, one found alive by family

The hospital informed that the baby girl was stillborn, while the baby boy was alive and had to be put on a ventilator in the nursery. Last month, Gurgaon's F...


Suspect in custody after Francis Howell HS teacher shot

District officials said an incident involving a teacher at East High School was reported to them just before Thanksgiving break. Police said the victim admitt...


Merkel allies try to appease fuming SPD ahead of German coalition talks

In a sign of the ongoing friction between Schulz and Merkel's bloc that may make negotiations hard, he blamed the Bild report on a leak from her side and sa...


Hunter charged with felony for shooting WNY woman out walking her dogs

ABC News reports that Jadlowski had pleaded not guilty to the charges. Jadlowski is due back in court on January 29. Jadlowski told deputies he thought he s...


Moorhead introduced as Mississippi State coach

Moorhead had served as Penn State's offensive coordinator the past two seasons before being hired by Mississippi State. "I am thrilled to take the reins of ...


EPA Releases Final Rule on Biofuel Blends for 2018

The Renewable Fuel Standard was intended by Congress to promote growth in the production of biofuels in the USA, but Rep. Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa, said Thursday's...


Michael Flynn Expected to Plead Guilty to Misleading FBI

Speculation had been mounting for weeks that Flynn, whose shady dealings with Russian Federation and Turkey had long drawn scrutiny from Mueller, would coopera...


Badgers Win More Big Ten Honors

Taylor, the eighth Badger to be named Big Ten Freshman of the Year, has burst onto the scene as the most impactful true freshman since Peterson finished secon...


Mostly sunny and cool temperatures for Friday

This was followed by a blast of record-breaking cold and since then, temperatures have been oscillating between a few degrees above and a few degrees below aver...


Britain nears deal with European Union in Irish border Brexit talks

IT HAS BEEN a tense few weeks in Brexit negotiations, with key Irish border issues coming to the fore of the talks. "They have to recognise that if this is ...


Missing Texas teen Heaven Ray Cox found safe

He knew that Heaven had been talking to a grown man from California on Snapchat. A note left behind indicated the teen might be heading to California, but did n...


Trump considers replacing Tillerson with Pompeo

When asked about reports , Mr Trump declined to say whether he wanted Mr Tillerson to remain in the job. Kelly Arnold, chairman of the Kansas Republican Part...


BJP Ahead in 12 Mayoral Seats, BSP in 3 and Congress 1

Counting of the ballots polled in three phases on November 22, 26 and 29 began this morning under the tight security cover and CCTV surveillance at 334 centres ...


Manipur's Mirabai Chanu wins gold medal at World Weightlifting Championship in US

But Sukcharoen failed and took the silver which is the total of the 193 kg while Colombia's Ana Iris Segura won the bronze with a total lift of 182 kg. Some of ...


Denver Nuggets' Nikola Jokic Will Not Return to Bulls Game

The Bulls couldn't get off a shot as the clock expired. Justin Holiday added 16 for the Bulls (3-17), who have lost seven in a row. The Chicago Bulls , by far ...


Gunmen attack agriculture directorate in Peshawar city

The attack began as firing broke out at the directorate early Friday morning when at least three burqa-clad suspects entered the building. Agriculture Directo...


BJP MP Kirron Kher stirs controversy, holds Chandigarh victim responsible for rape

We all, especially ladies, have to take precautions. "Instead of judging the victim's decision of boarding an auto occupied by three men, she should have instea...


Rep. John Conyers rushed to the hospital

Brown wouldn't say whether she believed Conyers should resign. The 88-year-old representative is now facing multiple accusations of sexual harassment from wom...