Saturday, May 27, 2017

Giants promote one of their top slugging prospects to Triple-A Sacramento

Giants promote one of their top slugging prospects to Triple-A Sacramento CHICAGO – A few changes are coming soon to the Giants’ major league roster. And one significant move has...

Britain to deploy nearly 4,000 troops to city streets in wake of Manchester attack

A British Army soldier patrols with an armed police officer near the Houses of Parliament in central London, on May 24, 2017. (JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images) Britain is under a sweeping security...

Does anyone want to stay at Trump’s Manhattan hotel anymore?

Does anyone want to stay at Trump's Manhattan hotel anymore? Trump SoHo is in trouble. Five months into President Donald Trump’s polarizing presidency, the lower Manhattan hotel is experiencing a decline...

What Does It Mean When ISIS Claims Responsibility For An Attack?

A defaced Islamic State flag is emblazoned on a wall in Tikrit, Iraq, in 2015. ISIS will generally claim responsibility for an attack within one day, though it can sometimes take...

Omar Abdullah: Major Nitin Gogoi’s decision to tie man to jeep violation of Geneva...

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has questioned whether Major Nitin Leetul Gogoi, who tied a Kashmiri man to a jeep as a human shield against stone-pelting, has the...

Adelaide Oval patrons warned to get to AFL matches and events earlier as security...

Patrons are advised to get to the Adelaide Oval earlier than usual. Picture: Bernard Humphreys BACKPACKS are still permitted — for now — but Adelaide Oval patrons are being warned to...

NCS softball playoffs: Tuesday’s results, Wednesday’s schedule

Freedom High’s Vanessa Strong (left), seen here earlier this season, pitched a perfect game as the Falcons opened the North Coast Section Division I playoffs with a 7-0 win over Arroyo....

Canadian Museum of History aims to avoid CBC’s pitfalls with new exhibit

The Canada History Hall at the Canadian Museum of History in Gatineau will tackle difficult subject matter such as the decimation of Indigenous communities, the deportation of Acadians and Louis Riel’s...

Giro d’Italia leader Tom Dumoulin’s victory hopes hurt by unscheduled toilet stop

Tom Dumoulin retains the pink jersey but with a significantly reduced lead GIRO d’Italia leader Tom Dumoulin suffered a “terrible” day but refused to blame his rivals for capitalising on an...

The Horror of an Attack Targeting Young Women

Police care for two young women wrapped in thermal blankets in Manchester, England. Every terrorist attack is an atrocity. But there’s something uniquely cowardly and especially cruel in targeting a venue...

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The oil deal, the disgraced former minister, and $800m paid via...

Britain’s commitment to tackling high-end money laundering through the City of London is under serious scrutiny after it emerged that regulators appear to have...

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"I think we definitely saved lives that night" - paramedic Adam Williams was one of the first emergency workers to arrive at the scene of the Manchester Arena bombing.

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John Kerry joked that Harvard University graduates should learn Russian if they want a job in President Trump's White House.
But what languages should students learn?

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