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FIFA suspends Brazil football chief Del Nero

Brazil does not allow the extradition of its own citizens and Del Nero had remained as president of the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) until Friday's de...


Richest 0.1% boost their wealth by as much as poorest half

The World Inequality Report 2018 is based on a massive, interactive collection of data compiled by an worldwide team of researchers that includes renowned eco...


Diplomatic engagement with North Korea needed to avoid catastrophe, Guterres says

A student from Korean University in Tokyo told online video site Vox: "The reason that we can still exist here is thanks to Kim II Sung and thanks to his policy...


France names winners of anti-Trump climate change grant

More than 50 world leaders are expected in Paris for the " One Planet Summit ", co-hosted by the United Nations and the World Bank . Macron devised the gran...


White House contradicts Tillerson on North Korea dialogue

U.S. President Donald Trump was taking an "extremely risky and big step toward the nuclear war" by seeking such a blockade, it added. Tillerson's comments app...


Preschoolers fight over baby Jesus in Nativity play

However, the 3-year-old playing Mary took great exception to her child being taken out of his bed. The comical Christmas scene happened at First Baptist Churc...


'Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over' state-wide initiative begins

Driving while impaired can lead to an arrest and jail time, loss of a driver's license, higher insurance rates, and unanticipated expenses ranging from attorney...


Indonesian court blocks petition to ban gay and premarital sex

The judges suggested the activists who brought the suit instead take their views to the parliament, which is now working to revise the criminal code. Separate...


Morgan Spurlock of 'Super Size Me' admits to sexual harassment

He began, "As I sit around watching hero after hero, man after man, fall at the realization of their past indiscretions, I don't sit by and wonder 'who will...


Ex-Trump official Paul Manafort released from home confinement on strict conditions

Manafort's release had been disputed by Russia special counsel Robert Mueller , whose team objected to a tentative agreement earlier this month after discoveri...


NERD Shares Intense Kendrick Lamar-Featured Song 'Don't Don't Do It!'

The group has released new song "Don't Don't Do It!", inspired by the 2016 police shooting of Keith Scott and featuring Kendrick Lamar with an intro that wa...


Triton malware targets oil and gas assets in the Middle East

In what's being called a "watershed" attack, hackers likely working for a nation-state tapped into the system of a large facility and stalled its output. Nevert...


Zimbabwe ruling party seals Mugabe's exit

I greet you, I am proud to be your comrade and that you are my comrades, said the leader of the Zimbabwe National African Uniont-Patriotic Front party, Emmerso...


Charlottesville Killer James Alex Fields Now Faces First-Degree Murder Charge

The decision comes after a preliminary court hearing in which a video of the individual, James Alex Fields Jr ., was presented, displaying the suspect driving ...


Full text: Republicans unveil their final tax bill

Sens. Susan Collins and Jeff Flake, who both supported the first bill in the Senate, have not yet said how they will vote on the combined bill. Republicans ar...


DOJ says no wrongdoing in release of Federal Bureau of Investigation agent's texts

The White House said Friday newly revealed Federal Bureau of Investigation records show there is an "extreme bias" against Trump among senior leadership at the ...


A history of Germany's coalition governments

The move is highly unpopular among some party members because the previous coalition government between the two was followed by a record-low election result for...


Trump administration cracks down on visa waiver program

Critics say the program created another hidden source of foreign labor to compete with American workers. Even though there is no material evidence to prove the ...


New park fees for Pinnacles enter public comment review stage

The other 299 national parks do not have entrance fees, according to the Park Service. Day; April 21, the first day of National Park Week; Sept. 22, for Natio...


Ankara seeking to annul Trump decision on Jerusalem at UN

Turkey had on Tuesday hosted a summit of Islamic nations which recognised East Jerusalem as the capital of a Palestinian state and featured fierce rhetoric wher...