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FIFA Confederations Cup: Portugal, Mexico through to semi-final

At Euro 2016, we won four games and the fact that it was done in extra time shows our good preparation to play long games", he said. With Mexican team Santos, o...


Dallas Zoo's breakdancing gorilla shows off his pool moves

A Dallas man couldn't resist adding the song " Maniac " from that classic " Flashdance " scene. "There's a lot more to this behaviour than you may think", ...


Spotify is experimenting with a new ad unit called Sponsored Songs

For a fee, the feature allows music labels to promote their songs by making them appear on users' playlists . Although the company said that it's now testing o...


Lalu Prasad Yadav's wife, son and daughter charged under Benami Act

Yadav said he and his family members are being targeted politically. Lalu Yadav and controversies go hand in hand it seems as he is yet again in trouble and t...


Amazon swallows Whole Foods, and supermarkets blanch

Initially, an online bookstore as it was launched in 1994, Amazon stands now as the most valuable retailer in the United States by market capitalization, with...


Is lead in the U.S. food supply decreasing our IQ?

The environmental group's analysis found that, over that 11-year period, at least one test had measurable levels of lead in all but five types of baby food. "...


NC unemployment rate falls to 4.5 percent, best since 2001

Colorado held on to the title of the lowest state unemployment rate in May, at just 2.3 percent, followed closely by 2.5 percent in North Dakota. The unempl...


U.S. Overdose Deaths at Record High

That means that for the first time drug overdoses are the leading cause of death for Americans under 50 years old. Have you read the latest from the New ...


Piano-playing bear strikes viral chord at Colorado apartment

The owners believe the bear entered through an open window. "Makes me feel inferior". There have been no reports of violent interactions with animals within V...


Warriors' Steve Kerr returns to the bench to coach Game 2

Curry had a triple-double with 32 points (on 17 shots), 11 assists and 10 rebounds. He looks more like a two-time MVP than the hobbled player he was in last yea...


Solo climber is 1st up mighty California rock without ropes

Caldwell gave Honnold's achievement perspective. The first one he aborted in November after about an hour when conditions didn't feel right to him. Anyone who c...


Prostate cancer trial stuns researchers: 'It's a once in a career feeling'

J&J $ JNJ has been duking it out with Pfizer's Xtandi - recently acquired in the $14 billion Medivation deal - in the area of prostate cancer , where both d...


Minister should resign for attending wedding of Dawood's kin: Ajit Pawar

City police commissioner Ravindra Singhal , who ordered an internal inquiry against the concerned police personnel didn't specify the exact number of police ...


Sessions Was Told Not To Disclose Russia Meetings On Security Forms

This is the second time Sessions has declined to mention his contacts with Russians. Ian Prior, a Justice Department spokesman, defended Sessions' omission fr...


Another reason to eat chocolate

The separate figures for men and women show men seemed to have the lowest risk if they ate chocolate two to six times a week, and women if they ate it once a ...


Tests for lead poisoning may be faulty, US regulators warn

The CDC recommends healthcare professionals retest children now aged 6 years if their test was done (using blood from a vein) with any Magellan Diagnostics' L...


Former AG Yates tells Senate she warned of Flynn vulnerability

Several Democratic senators questioned Trump's delay. Flynn was later fired for lying to Vice President Mike Pence about his conversations with the Russia's amb...


Senate GOP defends extra pay to senators in vice chair roles

Senate lawyer David Lewis wrote that the salaries fall under state law allowing for unspecified pay for senators serving in "special capacity". O'Mara in a st...


Burnley ease to safety to cap off flawless year for Vokes

A meeting between the two clubs came during a week where analytics group CIES Football Observatory published research that had West Brom as the division's most ...


UK PM's party secures big gains in local polls

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn holds roses received from supporters as they interact at the shopping arcade, Underhill Circus in Oxford on May 4, 2017. And h...


Be wary of White House claims about tax plan

President Donald Trump's tax cut plan is so far just a one-page outline, but it's already raising some red flags for New York's political leaders. We are enco...


Yum or gross? Will pickle juice soda become a 'really big dill'?

A bottle of pickle juice soda costs $2.50 at store locations in Miamisburg and Pittsburgh or $10 online, according to the shop's website. Drinking pickle juic...


Last rites of Vinod Khanna performed in Mumbai

Even with a busy career in politics after joining Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party and becoming a member of parliament from Gurudaspur in Punjab state, ...


Mexico wins U.S. commercial battle for tuna

Last year, Washington amended its tuna labelling guidelines, applying the tougher standards applied to Mexico to all importers. But Mexico argues that the U.S...


Student critically hurt in Kenosha school stabbing

A dispute between two students Tuesday at Bradford High School in Kenosha, Wis., ended with one stabbing and seriously injuring the other and the victim being t...


Flood alerts issued for 3 rivers in state

Flood waters in the area will likely recede Tuesday evening. Another front will bring more rain and storms to the area Thursday and Friday. "Since Sunday, one...


South Korea, allies brace for North Korea follow-up act

China "hopes that all relevant sides exercise restraint , and avoid doing anything to worsen the tense situation on the peninsula", the statement paraphrased X...


Every cow should get a Unique Identification Number for tracking, suggests Centre

Blaming the government for not focusing on serious issues like malnourishment, All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen chief Asaduddin Owaisi said, "Controlling ...


Suspect in Facebook video killing shoots himself to death

Acting on a tip from the McDonald's, Pennsylvania State Police spotted Stephens leaving the restaurant in Erie and went after him, bumping his auto to try to ge...


Support to legalize marijuana hits all-time high

And only 23 percent think legalizing marijuana leads to an increase violent crime. Concerning the generic idea of drug abuse , 69 percent of the respondent...