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Oscar Pistorius injured in prison brawl over payphone

The disagreement broke out between Pistorius and another inmate over use of a public telephone, he said. It has since spawned an investigation, the report added...


Tributes paid to San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

During the news conference, Breed said she had not yet thought about whether she will seek the mayor position permanently, emphasizing that her main focus is to...


Cuomo: Woman reporter's question a 'disservice to women'

Under Governor Cuomo, New York has passed the strongest gun control laws in the nation. NY law already allows a judge to confiscate firearms from anyone convi...


Atos' brassy Gemalto bid promises thin cashback

Thierry Breton, Chairman and CEO of Atos, said: "Atos has been following closely, and with a lot of interest, the evolution of Gemalto as a leading player in di...


Actress Salma Hayek details alleged abuse from Harvey Weinstein

Weinstein has said that all sexual acts were consensual, while his legal team have called a number of the other allegations "false". The BBC has approached re...


Israeli Intelligence Minister says Israel would agree to Saudi-led peace talks

Israeli Intelligence Minister Yisrael Katz praised the kingdom, stressing their "leadership" credentials as the ideal prerequisite for such a task. Crown Pr...


More winter weather: Winter storm warning, advisory still in effect

The heaviest snow is expected between 4-7 p.m., and visibilities could be low, the weather service predicts. Travel will be quite hard with visibilities that co...


Students hurt after Highlands County crash involving school bus, semi-truck

The semi, driven by Stanley Lockwood, 45, of Orlando, was also traveling north in the right hand lane, some distance behind the bus. Another hospital reports ...


USA demands release of Reuters reporters detained in Myanmar

The two male journalists, Thet Oo Maung Maung, who is also known as Wa Lone, and Kyaw Soe Oo, also known as Moe Aung, were detained by police around midnight Tu...


Jharkhand ex-CM Koda, others convicted in coal scam case

With todays verdict, four of the 30 cases arising out of the coal block allocation scam unearthed during the previous UPA regime, have been decided. It was re...


Iran Ready to Counter US' Non-Compliance with Nuclear Deal

In mid-January, the Trump administration will have to renew another set of sanctions waivers to meet USA commitments under the JCPOA. White House aides say Tr...


Vincent Kompany out of Man City's game against Swansea

The Swans will take on the runaway Premier League leaders at the Liberty Stadium on Wednesday evening and Paul Clement will be hoping his side can take co...


Thousands of Russian private contractors are fighting in Syria

The Russian leader added that it may "finish prospects for the Palestinian-Israeli peace process". Meanwhile, Egypt detained eight protesters and accused them...


Redskins deny name change to 'Redhawks' after internet hoax

The parody campaign was created by Native Advocates to bring awareness to changing the mascot. However, at least two polls - one conducted in 2004 by the An...


Grassley says 2 controversial judicial nominees won't be confirmed

He called transgender children part of 'Satan's plan.' There is absolutely no way any member of the LGBTQ community could expect fair judgement in any court wit...


Bills-Colts Blizzard Game Could Cost Colts Kicker Adam Vinatieri $500000 Bonus

Buffalo is hanging onto playoff aspirations following a wintry win against visiting Indianapolis last weekend. Peterman and Tyrod Taylor are both questionab...


Republican Congressman Calls for GOP to Dump 'Disheveled Drunk' Steve Bannon

Bannon stood by Moore during the election, having backed him for a September primary against Sen. Rep. King called on Moore to drop out of the race more tha...


Wreaths to honor 2300 fallen heroes in Ottawa County

Following that, a short ceremony will be held, with Congressman Kevin McCarthy planning to speak as well as a member of the cemetery's support committee, which ...


Two Palestinian militants killed in Gaza strike

Reports in Palestinian media reported airstrikes near Khan Younis in the southern Strip and to the west of Gaza City. It also fired missiles, which detona...


Biden consoles daughter of ailing Arizona Sen. John McCain

Biden is promoting a new memoir, but "View" panelist Meghan McCain says she couldn't get through the book. McCain began to ask him about the book, starting,...