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Geri Horner 'Pulls Out Of Spice Girls Reunion To Focus On Motherhood'

Says one of those pesky sources: "The girls are devastated". It is an extremely sad way for things to end... Although Victoria Beckham and Melanie C decline...


Trump announces which Twitter handle he'll use as president

But, it's frustrating to know the new president will still waste time going on Twitter rants against anyone and anything that dares cross him. On Twitter alo...


Eden Hazard and Pedro provide answers for Chelsea in Diego Costa's absence

Top of the league and showing title-winning form, everything had been going so smoothly for the Blues until the shock news that Diego Costa was to be dropped...


Gruesome dead whale 'spotted on Japanese whaling ship' sparks tensions from Australia

A dead minke whale is seen covered on Japanese vessel Nisshin Maru in the Antarctic in this photo provided by Sea Shepherd, Jan. 15, 2017. Sea Shepherd has ...


Barrow 'won't return' to Gambia until inauguration

Thousands of Gambians, mostly women and children, have already crossed the border into neighbouring Senegal and further afield to Guinea-Bissau, where they do n...


South Korean Prosecutor Delays Decision on Samsung Leader's Arrest

Lee was named as a suspect on Wednesday and summoned for questioning on Thursday morning. Lee denied bribery accusations during that hearing, rejecting assert...


Bahrain executes three Shia convicts

The Ashtar Brigade, a Shiite militant group that analysts say has claimed about 20 bombings in Bahrain since 2013, claimed responsibility for the attack on the ...


Iran: US Has to Accept Realities Regarding Nuclear Deal

This and the additional 130 tons would provide Iran with "good reserves" for its nuclear program, he said. And if that weren't enough to give civilized people...


Serbia denies plan to blow up 'provocative' train to Kosovo

Edita Tahiri, the Kosovan government minister responsible for dialogue with Serbia, called on the worldwide community to act to stop the "illegal Serbian train"...


Rep. Lewis says Trump is not a 'legi

President-elect Donald Trump is expected to visit the Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture in observance of Martin Luther King Day, senior...


Martin Luther King Jr

The Bucks will honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr . on Monday when the team hosts the Philadelphia 76ers in a special MLK Day matinee, presented...


Up to 100 feared dead as migrant boat capsizes off Libya coast

Italian authorities also report that three survivors from another rescue operation have since died from hypothermia, while another two had died on board a dingh...


France describes need for two-state solution at Israel, Palestinian conference

The participants in the conference "will not recognise" such steps, they warned. France organised the gathering to reaffirm global support for a Palestinian s...


Death toll rises to 27 in latest Brazil prison riot

Inmates on the roof of the prison. Police are waiting to storm the jail at dawn on Sunday because inmates are armed and out of their cells. Jornal O Globo rep...


Parents reunite with abducted daughter 18 years later

After the discovery, authorities arrested Gloria Williams, 51, at her home in SC on charges of kidnapping and interference with custody. There officials found...


Obama Administration Ending 'Wet Foot-Dry Foot' Policy

The administration had rejected Cuban requests to overturn the policy before Obama's historic visit to the island previous year, although even some White House ...


'Milestone' advance in Mosul for Iraqi troops

A Reuters reporter saw heavy clashes inside the campus. "Security forces have fully liberated the Mosul University", General Taleb Sheghati al-Kenani, the com...


CIA Director Nominee Pompeo Stands by Creepy "Lifestyle Information" Surveillance Idea

Politico's report adds further explanation from Burr's spokeswoman, Becca Watkins: "Sen". The committee inquiry announced Friday will also include a review o...


Donald Trump rips 'all talk,' 'no action' civil rights icon John Lewis

Trump, in two consecutive Twitter posts, said Lewis "should spend more time on fixing and helping his district, which is in frightful shape and falling apart [n...


Pope Francis meets with Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas

While Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu claims to support a two-state agreement, his government has enacted a set of policies in the occupied West Bank ...


Poland to welcome 3500 U.S. troops in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation deployment

Among their equipment will be 87 Abrams M1A1 tanks, 20 Paladin artillery vehicles and 136 Bradley fighting vehicles. In the nearby town of Zagan - known for n...


Obama Eases Some Sanctions On Sudan Citing "Positive Steps"

Such an acknowledgement fits with a general pattern under Obama of rapprochement with rogue or antagonistic states, including Cuba, Iran and Myanmar. By July 12...


Dimitri Payet to Marseille or Chelsea?

Jamie Carragher has criticised Dimitri Payet for trying to force his exit from West Ham mid-season - and feels his actions will ensure he leaves the club on a s...


Patna boat mishap: 21 killed

According to reports, the accident took place when the boat, carrying at least 34 people, was about to reach the river bank. All of them were returning from the...


Obama advises Trump in his last network interview

In December, 48 percent approved and 48 percent disapproved of how the president-elect was conducting himself. Unlike Trump, the three prior presidents-elect ...


Trump Blasts CNN Reporter

The reports were "false, and fake and never happened", Trump charged. Trump also called BuzzFeed "a failing pile of garbage" and said the organization would...


Dhoni says split captaincy doesn't work

Lauding MSD's timing of stepping down from captaincy, Kumble said,"In this team, besides Yuvi, everybody else has started their careers under MS". Dhoni, who be...


Abe eats breakfast at Duterte's home in Davao City

Japan is one of the most influential trading partners and aid providers to the Philippines. On Saturday, Mr Turnbull and Mr Abe are expected to meet and talk ...


Amazon India chief writes to Sushma, apologises

After India's foreign minister demanded Amazon apologize for allowing doormats featuring India's flag to be sold on its Canadian website, the retail giant pulle...


Man Gets Back at DMV by Paying Car Taxes With 300000 Pennies

A United States businessman settled his $3000 sales tax bill with the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) on Wednesday using five wheelbarrows holding 300,000 p...


Industrial activity grows 5.7% in Nov despite demonetisation

However, backed by growths in mining, manufacturing and electricity sectors, factory output, as measured in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP),...


NY kicking in millions to help Syracuse airport expansion

Tennessee and OR have made community colleges tuition-free, and U.S. Sen. The state of NY in the United States will soon offer tuition-free higher education t...


Lord Snowdon, former husband of Princess Margaret, dies aged 86

He died peacefully at his home on Friday. Lord Snowdon was admired for his discretion, never speaking with the media about the breakup of the marriage in 19...


12-year-old boy pulls gun on classmate, demands chicken nugget

The schoolboy is said to have approached her inside a McDonald's restaurant in Harlem and asked for a nugget. A tough-as-nails Harlem schoolgirl refused to gi...


Snowboarder survives Whistler avalanche because of inflatable backpack

Tom Oye , 29, lived to post the video thanks to a pricey backpack that can inflate like a car's airbag. The red bag continues to inflate as Oye breathes heavi...


Armed motorist kills man who had shot Arizona state trooper

The shooter then charged the trooper, overpowered him and started slamming his head into the pavement. That's when the trooper, a 27-year-old veteran of the f...


Confide your woes in me: Army chief

Addressing a press conference Rawat referred to BSF jawan's video who had complained about poor food quality and near starvation situations faced by the troop...


New national monument to post-Civil War reconstruction established in SC

The White House named two other monuments Thursday: Freedom Riders National Monument in Anniston and the Reconstruction Era National Monument in coastal SC. A...


Michelle Obama Surprises Thankful and Tearful Supporters on 'Tonight Show'

So it was appropriate that the most striking segment of the hour found Obama interacting directly with her fans. Michelle also expanded upon her hope for th...


Two suspects arrested over Paris and Brussels attacks

According to the prosecutors, both of them assisted Bakraoui, who was involved in the planning for the Paris attacks. She was set free under certain conditions....


Marks & Spencer and Tesco improve performance

Marks & Spencer announced in a statement this morning that its group sales had surged 4.3 percent in the 13 weeks to December 31. On a comparable basis, strip...


BSF turns its guns on Indian soldier who exposed corruption

Two days after a selfie video of a BSF constable - Tej Bahadur Yadav - created a political storm, the video of another paramilitary constable has started to d...


Michelle Obama shares 'love' for Barack over Twitter post his farewell speech

When sections of the crowd began chanting "four more years" he smiled, saying: "I can't do that". Malia and Sasha, under the strangest of circumstances, you h...


Trump's Defense Secretary Pick, "Mad Dog" Mattis, Talks Tough on Russian Federation

Gen. James "Mad Dog" Mattis, is set to say in his opening remarks to the panel, according to excerpts. Thornberry said the transition team told him they w...


Iraq Special Forces Advance in East Mosul

Wounded civilians streamed into nearby hospitals and Iraqi forces blamed IS for shooting at fleeing residents and shelling populated areas after losing contro...


British Teen Charged With Murder of 7-Year-Old Girl

She was remanded into secure accommodation and the case was adjourned until Friday, when she will appear before Leeds Crown Court. But just a fortnight later,...


Kabul bombings: Dozens dead after twin blasts near Afghan parliament

Most of the victims were civilians including parliament staff. Earlier in the day, a suicide bomber on foot struck in the southern Helmand province, killing a...


Tourist dead in plane crash on remote Queensland beach

A 29-year-old woman from the United Kingdom was pronounced dead at the scene. The pilot of the single-engine plane, Les Woodall, has head injuries, a broken l...


State to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. in ceremony Monday

Dr. Richardson-Heron has more than 20 years of experience in health care, corporate and non-profit management. The breakfast is slated for January 16 at McFar...


Achhe Din will only come when Cong returns to power: Rahul

Addressing the gathering he said, Achhe Din will only come when the Congress returns to power. The world over, the Congress leader said, economists are ridi...