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USA Basketball Completes Gold Medal Rout at Rio Olympics

Spain slowed down the pace, limiting fast break points and easy buckets. Since Colangelo took over Team USA in 2005, the Americans have won seven FIBA titles, including gold at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and 2012 London Olympics and the 2014 FIBA Ba...

Maryville police officer killed was dedicated to job, family

Crisp says they are still working to contact some of his family members. That number is ahead of this point past year, when 23 officers had been shot and killed, while the overall number of officer deaths is the same as it was on this date in 2015,...

Government minister beaten to death by striking miners in Bolivia

An independent miner returns a tear gas capsule during clashes with riot police during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales' government policies, in Panduro south of La Paz, Bolivia , August 25, 2016. Before Illanes's killing, miners ...

Woman Survives Month In New Zealand Mountains After Partner Died On Hike

She advised Police they had entered the track on 24 July and her partner fell down a steep slope on 28 July. Jensen said: 'Given her experience and the avalanche risk, she decided it was best for her safety to remain in the hut, and that was the co...

Ford recalls over 88K vehicles due to stalling problem

The recall covers only a subset of certain cars within a model family, including the Ford Taurus, Lincoln MKS, Lincoln MKT SUVs and Ford Police Interceptor sedans, according to a recall notice posted on Ford's website. About 2,500 of these vehicles a...

From Hospital, Odisha Man Carried Wife's Body 10 Km With Daughter

The incident occurred at Bhawanipatna district headquarters hospital where his 42-year-old wife Amang Dei was being treated for tuberculosis . For those in such a situation, the state government launched the " Mahaparayana " scheme in February, of...

Your daily coffee habit could be partly genetic, new study suggests

The gene, called PDSS2, might control how quickly the body breaks down caffeine , the team reports in Nature Scientific Reports . If you're one of the many people who start their day with a cup of joe steaming by their side, you might be able to ...

Duterte:'It will be bloody' if Philippine territory breached

Duterte also said he would "not raise hell now" about an global court ruling that China had no legal right to claim a large swath of the South China Sea, in a case brought by the Philippines. It will be the bones of our soldiers, pati na yung akin [a...

Rangeland wildfire forces evacuations in eastern Idaho

Travelers coming from the south can still access Yellowstone through Idaho by heading west from Jackson and entering through the West Entrance. The fire grew more than 4,600 acres on Monday and is mostly growing on the north side of the burn area.

Jackpot: Scientists find Earth-like planet at star next door

Colleague Dr Guillem Anglada-Escude, also from Queen Mary University of London - who led the team of around 30 astronomers, said: "Succeeding in the search for the nearest terrestrial planet beyond the solar system has been an experience of a lif...

Don't take Trump seriously on NATO: Biden

Speaking in the Latvian capital, Riga, on August 23, Biden dismissed Trump's comments and said there was overwhelming usa bipartisan commitment to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation. Central and eastern European states have been rattled by Russia's...

Top Boko Haram Militants Killed In Air Strikes: Nigerian Air Force

So, is the Nigerian Army saying Shekau is as good as dead, a repeat of the 2013 claim? "We are working with ( Nigeria ) to make sure they can afford it, and they know how to use" the aircraft, the official added. Shekau into making a public appeara...

Samsung could be readying a Batman-themed Galaxy Note 7 Injustice edition

Samsung is hoping to push users beyond the password with its Note7 smartphone's iris scanning capability and a new authentication system called Samsung Pass. Many components on the Galaxy Note 7 are modular and can be easily replaced. One ot...

KDOL responds to fatal waterslide accident

Officials said he suffered a fatal neck injury, and was dead by the time first responders reached him. Riders must be at least 4-feet-6 inches tall, and those in each raft must total between 400 and 550 pounds, according to the park website .

Omar Takes Opposition Delegation To Rahul

Sources in the opposition parties said it would request the Prime Minister to impress upon the state government to stop dealing with the situation administratively as it was leading to disaffection, especially among the youth. It's administrative ana...

Red Cross says floods worst disaster in USA since Hurricane Sandy

This time it is a much different scenario. He has argued that a presidential visit would interfere with first responders. In fact, he has not even stopped his vacation at Martha's Vineyard or playing golf. That may be because many of areas hit are in...

Indian forces fire at Kashmir protesters, killing 1

Secretary General of Organization of the Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Iyad Ameen Madani has expressed solidarity with Kashmiri people by reiterating OIC's continued support to the right of self-determination of people of Indian-Occupied Kashmir (IOK).

Long journey into night for drunken revellers on Tube

Friday and Saturday night services on the London Underground, popularly known as the Tube, will begin on two lines: the 74-kilometre, east-west Central Line; and the 21-kilometre Victoria Line , which snakes through central London from Brixton...

Trump pitches black voters: 'What the hell do you have to lose?'

Trump said 40% of Detroit's residents live in poverty, and that Detroit tops the list of risky cities. The odds are that if Clinton wins, the 61% of Trump supporters will be planted in front of their televisions for the next four years, ranting abo...

Syrian Kurds evacuate thousands from Hasaka city on second day of bombing

Following the initial Thursday incident, the coalition began "actively patrolling the airspace nearby", a Defense Department official said. Davis said no coalition injuries were reported in Thursday's strike by two Syrian SU-24s, and United State...

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Pakistan govt allows Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife

Jadhav has been accused of being an agent of the Research and Analysis Wing, India's external spying agency. India has appealed to the court to impose emergency measures for Jadh...

Apple may be working on an AR headset for 2020

And now according to Bloomberg , which cited people familiar with the situation, Apple aims to have technology ready for an augmented-reality headset in 2019 with a view to sh...

Obama gets dismissed from jury duty in Chicago

Daley Center and then shaking hands with those seated around the jury pool waiting room. USA talk host Oprah Winfrey served as a juror on a murder trail in 2004 while Oscar-winn...

Twitter now lets (almost) everyone use 280 characters in tweets

Twitter assures its readers that 280 characters will give its users room to be even more creative. Others just want an edit button already. According to BusinessInsider.com, ...

War With Kim Jong Un 'Must Not Happen,' South Korea Says

That blunt assessment from the Pentagon is in response to a letter from two Democratic congressmen asking about casualty assessments in a conflict with North Korea . every once in...

SJW: Are Michael Flynn And His Son Mueller's Next Indictment Targets?

Investigators will also look at whether the elder Flynn tried to help form a plan to extradite an opponent of Turkish President Recep Erdogan who lives in the U.S. Mr Manafort and ...

Nasrallah: Saudi Arabia forced Lebanese PM to resign

Lebanon's president, Michel Aoun, said he spoke with Hariri by phone after the speech Saturday and, as the AP reports, he planned to work out the terms of the resignation followin...

George Bush Sr dislikes Trump

Last month George W Bush gave a speech in NY that appeared to be a sweeping, yet thinly veiled critique of the Trump administration, its policies, and the President's blunt styl...

Yemen's Houthi fire missile at Saudi Arabia's Riyadh

According to videos published on social media, smoke could be seen rising near Riyadh's King Khalid International Airport. Saudi Arabia's Civil Aviation Authority confirmed on ...

Nights Of Sunset Before 5 PM Ahead As Daylight Saving Time Ends

When going to bed tonight, adjust your clocks back one hour. When the clock first hits 2 am on Sunday, it reverts back to 1 a.m. If California chose to join the list of areas th...

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How to delete Whatsapp messages; Check Twitter reactions over Whatsapp outage

How to delete Whatsapp messages; Check Twitter reactions over Whatsapp outage

Although every Whatsapp user is not experiencing this issue and some of the users who experienced the outrage are claiming that there Whatsapp is working now. Much to everyone's di...

Seething Trump blames son-in-law Jared Kushner for Mueller's widening probe, report says

Seething Trump blames son-in-law Jared Kushner for Mueller's widening probe, report says

President Donald Trump , First Lady Melania Trump, Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump departing from Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv in May. Roger Stone has allegedly a...

Motive Unknown in Walmart Shooting That Killed 3 People

Ostrem was arrested Thursday, about 14 hours after the shooting inside a Walmart in the Denver suburb of Thornton. 9Wants to Know has learned he was charged with resisting arrest i...

Uluru climbing ban from 2019

Uluru climbing ban from 2019

Figures from Parks Australia indicated only 16per cent of visitors climbed the rock between 2011 and 2015, down from 74per cent in the 1990s. And in the US , visitors are asked...

'Idiotic': Rights Groups Slam Trump for Reactionary 'Send Him to Gitmo' Threat

'Idiotic': Rights Groups Slam Trump for Reactionary 'Send Him to Gitmo' Threat

In a statement released Wednesday afternoon, McCain said: "The terrorist attack in NY is the latest brutal, horrific example of the war that radical Islamist extremists are wagi...