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Ethiopia says massive dam is 'a matter of life and death'

Differences over the Ethiopian dam, which is 62 percent complete, is potentially destabilizing and could add a new and unsafe layer to the turmoil already ravag...


CSKA Moscow's Igor Akinfeev keeps first UCL clean sheet since 2006

Akinfeev ensured Benfica were unable to make a fight of it by keeping his first clean sheet in the Champions League since November 1, 2006 - not including quali...


Dozens evacuated in Lancashire after heavy rain causes chaos

Lancashire Constabulary has said the emergency services, Lancaster City Council, and the Environment Agency has received more than 500 calls relating to floodin...


Police responding to 'customer incident' at London subway station

In a second post he said people were " screaming and running towards exits " and said they were "evacuating store now!" "More info when we can." . Oxford Circ...


The Brokerages Expect AK Steel Holding Co. (AKS) to Announce $0.15 EPS

Several analysts are forecasting growth estimate of United States Steel Corp. for the current quarter to be 129.6%. For the most recent quarter, quick ratio was...


Hundreds of volunteers help feed over 500 residents for Thanksgiving

That's not even counting the slices of ham, dressing, green beans, corn, rolls and desserts that also accompanied the Thanksgiving meal delivered by Home Meals ...


Brokerages Anticipate Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc

West Pharmaceutical Svsc Inc now has $7.39 billion valuation. The first sale was made at $56.13 but later the stock became weaker, and closed with a fall of -0....


Campbell Soup (CPB) Stock Price Down 1.5% on Disappointing Earnings

Motco raised its position in Campbell Soup by 301.9% during the second quarter. The stock had previously closed at $45.84. Confluence Wealth Management LLC incr...


Woman raises more than US$200K for homeless man who helped her

She says she then started the fundraiser hoping to collect $10,000 (£7,500) to cover housing and other expenses for him. Wanting to do more to repay the selfl...


Uber Russia's merger with Yandex approved

Representatives of the Antimonopoly service of Russian Federation approved the transaction associated with the merger "Yandex.Taxi sector" in Russian Federation...


3 shot at a Denver high school on Thanksgiving, police say

White said it was not clear if any injuries in this shooting are life-threatening at this time. Police first tweeted about the shooting in the 1700 block of E...


Virginia Tech at Virginia

QUARTERBACK PLAY: When Virginia's Kurt Benkert has been good, he has been very good, but when he starts slowly, he sometimes struggles to snap out of it. You'...


Police Investigate Molestation Claims at Beijing Kindergarten

Reacting to the latest in a series of scandals over alleged supervisory lapses in China's booming private childcare sector, the education ministry urged officia...


TSX rises, energy stocks up as oil at highest since July 2015

The S&P/TSX composite index was up 20.02 points to 16,096.67, after 90 minutes of trading. It hit an all-time high of 16,131.79 on November 7. The energy gr...


Chilly start, sunny end to Black Friday

The forecast for this Black Friday looks pretty good for shopping. We ranged from the upper 20s in west Alabama to low 40s in our southern counties. Thursday ...


Indian Air Force Trainer Jet Crashes, No Casualties

The Air Force has ordered a Court of inquiry in the matter. The aircraft crashed in the fields at Duddeda, on the outskirts of Siddipet . The plane had taken...


Three-storey building collapses in Maharashtra's Bhiwandi; at least 1 dead

Meanwhile, two persons have been rescued while the injured have been rushed to nearby hospital. However, the deceased have not been identified so far. A senior ...


Erdogan, Trump discuss Sochi summit, Syria over phone

Ankara has opposed Assad throughout the conflict and previously accused the Syrian leader of war crimes. But Moscow and Iran have provided military support to...


Atiku, free to return "home" but no automatic ticket - PDP

According to him, the former Vice President will be free to contest for the presidential ticket of the party in accordance with the laid down procedures of the ...


Angry Birds maker Rovio investment in top games weighs on profits

Rovio which was listed on the Helsinki bourse in September saw its shares drop to 9.64 euros at 0837 GMT, a fall of almost 19 percent and well below its IPO pr...


Woman rescued from path of oncoming train in Melbourne

A friend tries to try and pull her to safety before police intervene to drag her on to the platform. Officers would like to speak to the male shown in the ima...


Delhi Metro loses three lakh commuters after steep fare hike

An RTI application filed has revealed that the Delhi Metro lost as many as three lakh commuters a day after the fare hike on October 10. In October 2016, the ...


'Vapor Wake' dogs to provide extra security at Macy's Thanksgiving parade

New York City's mayor and police brass have repeatedly stressed that layers of security, along with hundreds of officers, will be in place for one of the natio...


War of words between parties continues as Gujarat Assembly election nears

The list has four Patel candidates , three from Scheduled Castes, four OBCs and two Kshatriyas. However Gujarat Congress president, Bharatsinh Solanki, said th...


Hafiz freed in Pakistan, vows to fight for Kashmir

The United States says the JuD is a front for the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militant group, which Saeed founded and which has been blamed for a string of high-profi...


Egypt mosque bombing causes dozens of casualties

A state of emergency was declared across the province following the attack that came as worshipers were conducting their Friday prayers at the Al Rawdah mosque ...


German president to hold joint talks with Merkel, Schulz next week

Leader of the Social Democrats (SPD) Martin Schulz leaves after talks with German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier in Berlin , Germany, November 23, 2017. Mer...


Bush 43 Ethics Chief: Conway Violated Hatch Act, Should Be Fired

Office of Special Counsel, which is responsible for investigating Hatch Act violations. The former head of a U.S. government ethics watchdog said on Wednesd...


Party backing Irish government calls for deputy prime minister to resign

The crisis comes weeks ahead of a European Union summit in which the Irish government has an effective veto on whether the United Kingdom's talks on leaving the...


WEATHER: Sheffield set for a cold, crisp wintry day

In a post on their website, Met Eireann said: "Early frost will clear quickly leaving a cold, bright and breezy today, with blustery northwest winds". Lots of...


Eastern Partnership Summit kicks off in Brussels

Then they posed for official photos. "The summit participants call for renewed efforts to promote the peaceful settlement of conflicts in the region on the ba...


India gets its first woman Navy pilot, 3 women NAI officers

She hails from Uttar Pradesh and will soon be flying Maritime Reconnaissance aircraft. Women cadets who were inducted into the Indian Navy at Indian Naval Ac...


Woman shot, dropped at Vic hospital to die

The 42-year-old mother was shot upstairs at a Sunshine North house before being bundled into a vehicle and driven to Sunshine Hospital where she was dumped and ...


KTR shocking statement: No information on Metro by Modi

The Special Protection Group (SPG) headed by an IG rank officer on Tuesday inspected places such as Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC), Miyapur ...


Salman-Katrina "Tiger Zinda Hai" releases first song

So, the first track " Swag Se Swagat " of TZH was unveiled a few days back and it took the viewers by storm. The song has beaten Luis Fonsi-Demi Lovato's "Echam...