Neymar, Brazil come out blazing in semifinals

The 24-year-old broke the deadlock on home soil just 15 seconds after the opening whistle. Three-time world champion Adeline Gray is a heavy favorite in the 75-kilogram weight class, while Helen Maroulis is a serious medal contender at 53 kilograms... More..

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by | Пятница, Августа 19, 2016

Civilians Killed by Airstrikes in Yemen

The media has reported that more than 19 people were also wounded when an airstrike hit a hospital supported by the Paris-based Médecins Sans Frontières ( MSF ), or Doctors Without Borders , in the rebel-hel...More..

Philippines' Duterte jacks up budget to fight crime
by | Пятница, Августа 19, 2016

Philippines' Duterte jacks up budget to fight crime

This remark did not sit well with Duterte who said that the USA diplomat should have just "shut up". "I am pleading so there will no longer be blood", he said. According to Duterte, Goldberg didn't apologize to...More..

University of California, Berkeley chancellor resigns post
by | Пятница, Августа 19, 2016

University of California, Berkeley chancellor resigns post

UC Davis similarly spent about $175,000 to remove Google searches of campus police pepper spraying student protesters and improve Katehi's image. Chancellor Nicholas Dirks also cited in his letter posted on t...More..

by | Пятница, Августа 19, 2016

US says $400M to Iran was contingent on release of prisoners

Five Americans held in Iran were released in January in exchange for seven detained Iranians. The administration says the US owed Iran the money from a failed arms deal from the 1970s. Kirby spoke after The W...More..

Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper arrives in court for sentencing
by | Пятница, Августа 19, 2016

Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper arrives in court for sentencing

According to the New Orleans Advocate , in court on Thursday, one of Sharper's victims told him to "go to hell" and said the arrogance and stupidity he showed in attacking so many women in such a short amount...More..

Man arrested, accused of trying to have sex with van
by | Пятница, Августа 19, 2016

Man arrested, accused of trying to have sex with van

He appeared to have passed out afterward, she reportedly said . After Henson was put in the back of a police vehicle (which he did not try to seduce), the woman who reported the incident told officers that s...More..

by | Пятница, Августа 19, 2016

Chicago police recommend firing of 7 cops for false reports

Superintendent Eddie Johnson's conclusion that seven of those officers should be fired followed a review of documents, video and other evidence, his office said. "As I have said before, with every decision that...More..

by | Пятница, Августа 19, 2016

Justice Department says it will end use of private prisons

Though ceasing to house federal prisoners in privately-run facilities will be a major undertaking, the move is now underway. Department of Justice Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates sent a memo to the Bu...More..

Runners help each other after fall, lifting Olympic spirit
by | Пятница, Августа 19, 2016

Runners help each other after fall, lifting Olympic spirit

Abbey D'Agostino said Wednesday that her season was over as she tore ligaments in her knee, but her message prevailed nonetheless. D'Agostino fell in a chain-reaction collision with New Zealand runn...More..

by | Четверг, Августа 18, 2016

Turkish prosecutors seek 2 life sentences for Gulen

Judges, journalists, police, and teachers are among those targeted for suspected links to Gulen's movement. A Turkish court issued an arrest warrant against Gulen early this month, though Washington has been ...More..

by | Четверг, Августа 18, 2016

IOC executive targeted in police probe into ticket scalping

Olympic Council of Ireland ( OCI ) president Patrick Hickey has temporarily stepped aside from his official functions after a warrant was issued for his arrest by Brazilian authorities. Brazil's G1 news site ...More..

6 injured by electric shocks from amusement park ride
by | Четверг, Августа 18, 2016

6 injured by electric shocks from amusement park ride

The operator also felt the shock as he turned off the ride. "All parties were transported to Lawrence + Memorial Hospital for medical treatment". The state police Fire and Explosion Investigation Unit was cal...More..

13 injured after train hits fallen tree in France
by | Четверг, Августа 18, 2016

13 injured after train hits fallen tree in France

More than 200 passengers were aboard the intercity train at the time. "We can see not much but the train has a huge hole". "We do not know what happened but a guy was ejected and probably has serious injuries...More..

CNN fact-checks Trump's ISIS claim on screen
by | Четверг, Августа 18, 2016

CNN fact-checks Trump's ISIS claim on screen

Media outlets also pointed out in their coverage that Trump's claim was false. On Wednesday, Trump told a crowd in Fort Lauderdale, Florida that both Obama and former secretary of state Hillary Clinton "f...More..

by | Четверг, Августа 18, 2016

Kane: "No regrets" on her last day as AG

Kane, a Democrat, announced her resignation a day after jurors found her guilty of abusing her power and lying to cover it up. In its verdict , the jury found that AG Kane lied under oath about her involve...More..

Police identify man who scaled Trump Tower
by | Четверг, Августа 18, 2016

Police identify man who scaled Trump Tower

In the video , he discusses wanting to meet Trump, and says he is a "private researcher". "At no time did he express that he wanted to hurt anybody", Chief William Aubrey said . He has said no one can build...More..

Amnesty India closes offices, postpones events after sedition accusation
by | Четверг, Августа 18, 2016

Amnesty India closes offices, postpones events after sedition accusation

Suresh. Local police had slapped sedition charges against the NGO on Sunday following allegations that anti-India slogans were raised at the event, organised by it, during a discussion on Kashmir issue. "Pe...More..

by | Четверг, Августа 18, 2016

Pennsylvania's embattled attorney general is stepping down after perjury conviction

Judge Wendy Demchick-Alloy ordered Kane to surrender her passport and warned her that "there is to be absolutely no retaliation of any kind against any witness in this case", threatening Kane with immediate i...More..

by | Четверг, Августа 18, 2016

Donald Trump unveils plan to fight terrorism

Instead, he criticized and often misrepresented the policies of President Barack Obama and his Democratic rival, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. "If we don't control the numbers, we can't perform ade...More..