U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Thursday described Russian interference in U.S. elections as "warfare."
English Football Association bosses faced calls to quit on Thursday over their “shambolic” handling of the Mark Sampson affair as Britain’s sports minister urged the organisation to
LAS VEGAS - American country music duo Big & Rich will be as concerned about security as they are about their lyrics and guitar chords with their return to the ......
The House of Representatives on Thursday urged the Federal Government to increase the tax on tobacco as a means of curbing smoking and funding healthcare services in the country. This followed a motio
Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party has said that it will not force former President Olusegun Obasanjo to return as its member. It said it would respect the decision of the former Presi
The police in Niger State on Thursday said they have rescued a Division Police Officer who was abducted on Sunday along with his orderly. Mr Austine Agbonlahor, Commissioner of police told News Agenc
The British Film Institute stripped disgraced producer Harvey Weinstein of the BFI Scholarship, for his alleged "appalling conduct".
The US president's chief of staff rails against a politician who claimed Mr Trump was insensitive to a grieving war widow.
Olivier Giroud scored a fantastic late winner as Arsenal edged to their third straight Europa League win by beating 10-man Red Star Belgrade 1-0 in Serbia on Thursday. Arsene Wenger’s men rode t
An artist who helped rescue the house where civil right icon Rosa Parks lived and moved it to Germany is sending it back to the US to go on display.
As Egypt works to bring together two rival Palestinian factions, President Trump’s special Middle East envoy visited Cairo to help move those talks along.
The Jazz Yard Academy together with Community Chest organisation will have Jazz Day in Bonteheuwel on Saturday.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders agreed to provide "stronger support" to Italy for its work in Libya aimed at curbing immigration to Europe, their summit chairman Donald Tusk said after tal
Gangsterism, protest action and vandalism all stood in the way of the Western Cape Human Settlements Department's service delivery.
SOCHI/MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin launched one of his most stinging critiques of U.S. foreign policy on Thursday, listing what he called some of the biggest betrayals in U.S.-Russia re
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's domestic intelligence agency said on Thursday that minors returning from war zones in Syria and Iraq could grow into a new generation of recruits in Germany for the Islami
the Taliban killed at least 58 people and nearly wiped out an army camp in a wave of attacks across Afghanistan.
Police in Mfuleni, Cape Town, have opened a murder investigation after the decomposed body of a woman was found near Kuils River.
Manchester United have agreed a deal with the General Sports Authority of Saudi Arabia to help develop football in the country. United will lend business and sporting expertise to clubs and sporting o
A Spanish tourist was killed by falling masonry at the Italian church where luminaries Michelangelo, Galileo Galilei and Niccolo Machiavelli are buried
WASHINGTON (AP) — White House Chief of Staff Kelly notes Obama did not call him after son’s death in combat: ‘That was not a criticism.’
The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Adewale Martins, has urged Nigerians to go beyond prayers in the fight against corruption by imbibing and practising values that witness to honesty and nobi
As many as 500,000 Venezuelans have fled their country in the last two years - an exodus triggered by social unrest, violence and corruption.
KINGS BEACH, Calif. - A very large bear-about-town was spotted peering into shop windows in a California tourist community on Lake Tahoe.
The Placer (PLAH'-ser) County Sheriff's Office posted video o
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee woman faces a felony murder charge in her 6-month-old son’s death. Nashville police say 24-year-old Shalonda Pettus was taken into custody Wednesday evening
NEW YORK (AP) — Jordan Peele’s thriller “Get Out” has gotten an awards season boost with a leading four Gotham Awards nominations, including best feature. The Independent Filmmaker
DETROIT - General Motors Co. has reached a $120 million settlement with 49 states and the District of Columbia over its defective ignition switches.
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Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe has sued a Lebanese gem dealer for failing to deliver her a diamond for which she says she had paid more than R13 million.
Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja As the Federal Government commences measles vaccination ahead of the 2017/2018 dry season, only 12 out of the 36 states have paid their counterpart funds for the exercise. The
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A state board has killed a directive for an electric company to bury power lines at a Providence park after more than a decade of fights over the issue. A National Grid spokes
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon man arrested last week after an explosion in his SUV now faces federal charges. Authorities said Thursday that Jason Schaefer of Portland is accused of assault on a fe
REFORM, Mo. (AP) — Missouri’s only nuclear power plant is undergoing a nearly $130 million repair project that includes the first overhaul of its main generator since the plant began operating
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont Motor Vehicle Commissioner Robert Ide is retiring. In a letter sent this week to Republican Gov. Phil Scott, Ide said he plans to resign Dec. 8. Ide, a former state law