Sat, 28 Nov 2020

In fresh blow to Trump, US court rejects Pennsylvania election case

A federal appeals court on Friday rejected an attempt by U.S. President Donald Trump's campaign to block President-elect Joe Biden ...

Blatter, Platini probe shifts to fraud accusation

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter and ex-UEFA chief Michel Platini are now being investigated for "fraud" and "breach of trust" ...

Best of the week | 3 book extracts to read this weekend

Dolly Parton, Songteller | The story behind Dolly Parton's 9 to 5 and why she credits her nailsI remember when ...

In pics: A pandemic-era Black Friday

BEIJING, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- The total number of COVID-19 cases in the United States topped 13 million on Friday. ...

Arkansas, North Texas ready for stiffer competition

It may be only one game into the season, but North Texas and Arkansas already have soundly beaten a common ...

Family of Jailed Oil Exec Asks for Venezuelan Leader's Mercy

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - The family of a Houston-based Citgo oil executive convicted and ordered to prison in Venezuela alongside five ...

US Sanctions Chinese, Russian Firms Over Iran Dealings

WASHINGTON - The U.S. announced economic sanctions Friday on Chinese and Russian companies that Washington said had supported the development ...

PGI India launches their new 'Men of Platinum' Collection

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], November 28 (ANI/NewsVoir): 2020 has been a year of unprecedented chaos and turmoil. These tough times have ...

Candlelight march held outside Pak Mission in Kathmandu

Kathmandu [Nepal], November 28 (ANI): A Candlelight march was held on Friday outside the Pakistan mission in Kathmandu by around ...

Top 25 roundup: San Francisco stuns No. 4 Virginia

Jamaree Bouyea scored 19 points to lift San Francisco to a 61-60 upset victory over No. 4 Virginia on Friday ...

NFL issues facilities closure for Monday, Tuesday

The NFL is taking drastic steps to try to halt the impact of COVID-19 on its already battered schedule. According ...

Brazil's COVID-19 death toll nears 172,000

Brasilia [Brazil], November 28 (ANI/Xinhua): Brazil on Friday reported 514 more deaths from COVID-19, raising its total death toll to ...

Confirmed cases in US surpass 13 million

Washington [US], November 28 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the United States has exceeded 13 million, according ...

49ers ready to active CB Sherman, RB Mostert

The San Francisco 49ers will add cornerback Richard Sherman and running backs Raheem Mostert and Jeff Wilson Jr. to the ...

San Diego State-Colorado matchup is sign of the times

In a season of uncertainty and a week of what-ifs, the Colorado Buffaloes executed a contingency plan put in place ...

WHO Scientist Calls for More Vaccine Data

The World Health Organization's top vaccine expert says the agency needs to evaluate coronavirus vaccines and their immune responses based ...

Macron Calls Images of Police Beating Black Man Shameful for France

PARIS - President Emmanuel Macron said Friday that images showing Paris police beating up a Black music producer were shameful ...

Update: U.S. COVID-19 cases surpass 13 mln -- Johns Hopkins University

An employee checks a shopper's temperature during Black Friday shopping at Fashion Outlets of Chicago in Rosemont, Illinois, the United ...

NBA sets 49-game Dec. 11-19 preseason schedule

The NBA set in place a 49-game preseason schedule on Friday, with practice games taking place Dec. 11-19 in advance ...

Texans waive veteran WR Kenny Stills

The Houston Texans waived wide receiver Kenny Stills on Friday one day after he was inactive because of a quad ...

Explainer: Will Donald Trump be able to pardon himself?

US President Donald Trump pardoned his former national security adviser Michael Flynn on 25 November. More pardons are likely during ...

Trump Administration Moves Ahead on Removing Bird Protections

The Trump administration moved forward Friday on removing long-standing federal protection for the nation's birds, over objections from former federal ...

Bears' Trubisky to start at QB vs. Packers

Mitchell Trubisky will start at quarterback when the Chicago Bears face the Green Bay Packers on Sunday night in a ...

US announces reward for info about 26/11 mastermind

Washington [US], November 27 (ANI): Twelve years after the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, the United States has announced a reward of ...

Top Iranian Scientist Assassinated in Attack on His Convoy

CAIRO - One of Iran's top nuclear scientists, Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, was killed Friday when his vehicle was attacked not far ...

Big data powers design of 'smart' cell therapies for cancer

Washington [US], November 28 (ANI): Scientists at UC San Francisco and Princeton University present complementary strategies to crack this problem ...

Japan condemns China's claim of sovereignty over Senkaku islands

Tokyo [Japan], November 28 (ANI): Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi on Friday rejected his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi's recent public ...

Blast Kills at Least 7 in Mogadishu After US Defense Secretary Visit

A huge blast went off in Mogadishu on Friday, killing at least seven people, hours after U.S. Acting Secretary of ...

USWNT returns to action with 2-0 win over Netherlands

Rose Lavelle and Kristie Mewis scored when the U.S. women's national team played for the first time since March in ...

Dolphins QB Tagovailoa's Sunday status up in the air

Miami quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is questionable for Sunday's game against the New York Jets. Dolphins coach Brian Flores said after ...

Top 5 capitalist dances that lit up Soviet dance floors

In a perfect world, it takes two to tango. But what if dancing is illegal? In the USSR, some popular ...

Rams holding virtual meetings on Friday as precaution

The Los Angeles Rams called off practice on Friday as a coronavirus-related precaution. "Out of an abundance of caution, the ...

San Francisco upsets No. 4 Virginia

Jamaree Bouyea scored 19 points to lift San Francisco to a 61-60 upset victory over No. 4 Virginia on Friday ...

China Runs Trials pf Biometric Online ID Card in Two Provinces

The ruling Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has rolled out an online ID system based on biometrics that is better able ...

Founding member tobi leaves Dynasty

Jin-mo "tobi" Yang, the last remaining founding member of Seoul Dynasty, no longer is with the team. The Dynasty announced ...

Iran says nuclear scientist killed in attack

Iran said one of its most prominent nuclear scientists was assassinated on Friday in an attack on his car outside ...

Iran Scientist Linked to Military Nuclear Program Killed

An Iranian scientist that Israel alleged led the Islamic Republic's military nuclear program until its disbanding in the early 2000s ...

UK records another 16,022 coronavirus cases with 521 deaths

A man walks through Covent Garden, in London, Britain, on Nov. 23, 2020. (Photo by Tim Ireland/Xinhua)The coronavirus-related deaths in ...

Jets QB Darnold to start Sunday against Dolphins

New York Jets coach Adam Gase said quarterback Sam Darnold will start on Sunday against the Miami Dolphins barring any ...

Bears activate S Jackson from reserve/COVID-19 list

The Chicago Bears activated safety Eddie Jackson from the reserve/COVID-19 list, the team announced Friday. Jackson was placed on the ...

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Brazil leader rules out taking Covid-19 vaccine

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said Thursday he would refuse a coronavirus vaccine, the most recent of his vaccine-skeptic statements. "I'm ...

In fresh blow to Trump, US court rejects Pennsylvania election case

A federal appeals court on Friday rejected an attempt by U.S. President Donald Trump's campaign to block President-elect Joe Biden ...

Blatter, Platini probe shifts to fraud accusation

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter and ex-UEFA chief Michel Platini are now being investigated for "fraud" and "breach of trust" ...

Best of the week | 3 book extracts to read this weekend

Dolly Parton, Songteller | The story behind Dolly Parton's 9 to 5 and why she credits her nailsI remember when ...

In pics: A pandemic-era Black Friday

BEIJING, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- The total number of COVID-19 cases in the United States topped 13 million on Friday. ...

Arkansas, North Texas ready for stiffer competition

It may be only one game into the season, but North Texas and Arkansas already have soundly beaten a common ...

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