Beaten Paddy Barnes on problems making weight for Rio

The next fight I would have got hammered again because I had no energy. "I will not be fighting at 49 kilo again, it is too hard". He added: "I have got to take some positives as well". The fight was a tight decision, with only one point separating... More..

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Lyon admits Aussies outclassed by Sri Lanka

But Australia's pair of defeats to Sri Lanka, in which they were exposed as having little to no idea of how to bat in Asian conditions, has left the door open for England or India to ascend to No. That could me...More..

Judo: Kelmendi makes history with gold for Kosovo
by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Judo: Kelmendi makes history with gold for Kosovo

Kelmendi defeated Italy's Odette Giuffrida by yuko in the final of the women's 52kg category. It's been a pretty fantastic few days for Kelmendi - she also had the honour of being the flag-bearer for Kosovo...More..

Italian sailor uses mouth-to-mouth to revive kitten
by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Italian sailor uses mouth-to-mouth to revive kitten

One member of the crew dove into the water to rescue it and brought it aboard the boat, where a rescuer began to pump its tiny heart. Refusing to give up, the officers started performing mouth-to-mouth resuscit...More..

Dozens of protesters in Chicago block streets, traffic
by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Dozens of protesters in Chicago block streets, traffic

The newly released video from police body cameras shows the moments before and after police killed 18-year-old Paul O'Neal on July 28. The videos show officers firing repeatedly at a stolen vehicle as it ca...More..

by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

South Africa's opposition Democratic Alliance beats ANC in key municipality

DA's first black leader Mmusi Maimane on Saturday claimed victory on the national executive capital of Tshwane (Pretoria). South Africa's main opposition opposition Democratic Alliance said on Sunday ...More..

Chief: Ohio officer under 'vicious' attack shot, killed man
by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Chief: Ohio officer under 'vicious' attack shot, killed man

The officer was not injured. Lt. Steve Saunders said the shooting may be linked to a robbery. District One Officer Tony Brucato fired six shots at Porter. "What we have to do is tell people don't rush to ju...More..

by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Delta flights grounded by computer glitch

Flights that were already in the air when the outage began are unaffected. The ground stop was put in place after a power outage in Atlanta that affected the airline's computer systems. Fights awaiting depart...More..

by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Trump to Outline Economic Plan as He Seeks to Reverse Slide

People can also now pay for childcare using untaxed income via flexible savings accounts (FSAs), but contributions are limited to $5,000 a year. The younger Trump, mother of three children, made an impassioned ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Japan's Emperor hints at wish to abdicate

Akihito ascended to the throne in 1989 after the death of his father, Hirohito, who was considered a deity until Japan's defeat in the World War II, fought in the name of the emperor. Emperor Akihito will be ...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Philippine leader links 150 judges, politicians to drugs

Duterte had personally issued a warrant for both father and son; Kerwin is still a fugitive. Police said 565,806 have turned themselves in. Those on the list, though they are politically influential, will not...More..

DA, ANC neck and neck in major metros
by | Monday, August 08, 2016

DA, ANC neck and neck in major metros

The ANC was still in the lead nationally, with 54% of votes versus 26% for the DA and almost 8% for the radical leftist Economic Freedom Fighters. The results of Wednesday's voting have reshaped the politic...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

'Scary Lucy' no more: Town reveals new Lucille Ball statue

Sculptor Carolyn Palmer created a new life-size bronze figure of Lucille Ball for the town of Celoron - Lucy's hometown. So far, it seems Celoron residents are happy, too. "And then he stated that if we did...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Turkey Issues Arrest Warrant For Fethullah Gulen

In a separate, surprise development - which the US State Department declined to confirm - Erdogan said US Secretary of State John Kerry was planning to visit Turkey later this month. Gulen is accused by Turki...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Landslide caused by Earl leaves at least 3 dead in Mexico

Forecasters were still warning that the storm could produce unsafe flash floods and mudslides with rainfall up to 18 inches (30 cm) in some areas in the Mexican states of Guerrero, Hidalgo, Oaxaca, Puebla, Tlax...More..

Chicago official calls police shooting video 'shocking'
by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Chicago official calls police shooting video 'shocking'

She wiped away tears while describing how her brother was loved and made everyone smile. Many in the nation's third-largest city are still reeling from the 2014 Laquan McDonald shooting, which left a Chicago ...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Crowds Gather for Anti-Coup Rally in Istanbul

The event was so full that large crowds were turned away at the gates, spilling into surrounding streets. Sunday's event was simultaneously broadcast on giant screens in all of Turkey's provinces, and crowds ...More..

by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

High Court upholds Corbyn's place on Labour ballot

Mr Corbyn, who is facing a leadership challenge from Owen Smith, blasted zero-hours contracts and record levels of poverty among those in work. UK Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn says the challenge to his l...More..

by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

'The Bachelorette' 2016 Finale Spoilers: Jojo to Choose Jordan Over Robby?

So that really wasn't something that was going to be a deal breaker for me. "But I don't know-there's a lot of weight there", he admitted. But if it didn't work out that way, we would talk about it. Glamour...More..

Danish fighter jets drop bombs for first time in Syria
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Danish fighter jets drop bombs for first time in Syria

There has been no independent confirmation of the claim. A battle has continued since the weekend in Aleppo , as rebels attempt to break a government siege of a rebel-controlled area. "Each of these assaults...More..