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Sudan military and opposition move closer in transition talks

Opposition leaders said on Thursday they had resolved major sticking points in talks with Sudan's military rulers, bringing them closer to a deal on forming a new transitional government after the ousting of long-time leader Omar ...

Sudan military and opposition move closer in transition talks

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Sudan's military rulers, opposition to hold transition talks within 48 hours: opposition Negotiators from Sudan's ruling military council and main opposition coalition have made progress on the sticking points in discussions on the transi...
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Sudan opposition rejects military's transition plan after day of violence Sudan's opposition on Tuesday rejected a plan by its military rulers to hold elections within nine months, a day after the worst bout of violence sin...
2019-06-05, 04:00

Sudan opposition rejects military's offer of talks, dozens killed Sudan's military rulers offered to resume talks with opposition groups on Wednesday, two days after security forces mounted a deadly raid on a protes...
2019-06-06, 05:00

Sudan's military rulers and opposition alliance meet for talks in Khartoum Sudan's military rulers and the main opposition alliance met at a Khartoum hotel on Wednesday to restart talks over who should lead Sudan toward elec...
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Ethiopian mediator urges Sudan military, opposition to hold direct talks Ethiopia's mediator in the Sudan crisis urged the military rulers and the opposition coalition to hold direct talks on Wednesday to strike a deal on ...
2019-07-03, 01:32

Sudan: UN chief calls for ‘positive momentum’ as civilian rule talks stall between military and opposition The UN Secretary-General has commended the progress made so far between Sudan’s military leaders and opposition forces towards agreeing a timetable f...
2019-05-21, 16:00

Sudanese opposition rejects military's transition plan after day of violence Sudan's opposition on Tuesday rejected a plan by its military rulers to hold elections within nine months, a day after the worst bout of violence sin...
2019-06-04, 14:48

Sudan: Military, protest leaders sign historic transition deal Eight months after mass protests erupted, the main opposition coalition and the ruling military council have signed off on plans for a transitional g...
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Sudan protesters pile pressure on military as deal appears closer Hundreds of thousands of Sudanese protesters took to the streets on Thursday, piling pressure the country's military rulers to reach a deal with oppo...
2019-08-01, 17:48

Sudan's military, opposition agree constitutional declaration The African Union said the ruling generals and opposition leaders have reached "full agreement" on a constitutional declaration. Negotiations between...
2019-08-03, 09:32

Sudan celebrates end of stand-off between military leaders and opposition Sudanese citizens took to the streets of the capital, Khartoum, Friday to celebrate a power-sharing agreement that could bring an end to a weeks-long...
2019-07-05, 17:48

Sudan's opposition agree power-sharing deal with military Sudan's ruling military council and a coalition of opposition and protest groups agreed provisionally on Friday to share power for three years, bring...
2019-07-06, 01:32

Sudan military and opposition agree on power-sharing deal Sudan’s ruling military council and civilian protest leaders have reached an agreement to share power for a transition period. The plan envisages a r...
2019-07-05, 08:32

Sudan opposition and military sign final power-sharing accord Deal paves way for transitional government after overthrow of long-time leader Omar al-BashirSudan’s main opposition coalition and the ruling militar...
2019-08-17, 16:00

Sudan's military scraps agreement with the opposition, calls for elections within nine months Sudan's Transitional Military Council (TMC) will cancel all previous agreements with the main opposition coalition, the council head said in a televi...
2019-06-04, 06:32

Sudan's military and opposition sign first part of power-sharing deal Protesters and the ruling military inked a political declaration to end months of unrest. Both sides clashed over the east African country's future a...
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Sudan's military council, opposition coalition reach political accord Sudan's ruling military council and an opposition alliance signed a political accord on Wednesday as part of a power-sharing deal aimed at leading th...
2019-07-17, 11:32

Sudan's military rulers and opposition reach power-sharing deal Rule will rotate between civilian and military members of governing councilThe military rulers of Sudan have reached a power-sharing deal with opposi...
2019-07-06, 05:32

Sudan's military council, opposition coalition sign political accord Sudan's ruling military council and an opposition alliance signed a political accord on Wednesday as part of a power-sharing deal aimed at leading th...
2019-07-17, 14:16

Sudan military council, opposition reach power-sharing agreement Sudan's ruling military council and a coalition of opposition and protest groups reached an agreement to share power during a transition period ...
2019-07-05, 05:32

Sudan's ruling military, opposition sign power-sharing agreement Sudan's ruling military council and pro-democracy opposition have signed a power-sharing agreement after months of debate over the formation of a tra...
2019-07-17, 14:48

Sudan’s Ruling Military Has Signed a Power-Sharing Deal With Opposition Leaders (CAIRO) — Sudan’s ruling military and the pro-democracy movement on Wednesday signed a political document that’s part of a power-sh...
2019-07-17, 12:00

Sudan opposition ready to discuss sovereign council leadership with military rulers Sudan's main opposition alliance said on Wednesday it was prepared for direct talks with the country's military rulers over who should head a soverei...
2019-07-03, 18:16

Guterres pledges UN support to Sudan after military and civilian opposition reach deal on transitional government UN Secretary-General António Guterres on Saturday congratulated the people of Sudan after the military council and civilian opposition alliance agree...
2019-08-20, 08:16

Sudan's army rulers end talks as opposition declares 'escalation of revolution' Sudan is lurching closer to a vicious cycle of violence as miltiary rulers and protesters harden their positions. The opposition has vowed to topple ...
2019-06-04, 06:32

Sudan opposition rejects calls for talks as crisis worsens following deadly crackdown Protest leaders in Sudan have rejected calls for talks with the military as the death toll from a brutal armed crackdown on peaceful protestors Monda...
2019-06-06, 17:00

Sudan opposition rejects army's offer of talks, death toll hits 108 Sudan's military rulers offered to resume talks with opposition groups on Wednesday, two days after security forces mounted a deadly raid on a protes...
2019-06-06, 01:48

Sudan opposition rejects army's offer of talks, death toll hits 101 Sudan's military rulers offered to resume talks with opposition groups on Wednesday, two days after security forces mounted a deadly raid on a protes...
2019-06-05, 20:32

Ethiopian mediator urges Sudan Army and opposition to hold direct talks on Wednesday Ethiopia's mediator in the Sudan crisis on Tuesday urged the Sudanese transitional military council and opposition groups to hold direct talks on Wed...
2019-07-02, 19:16

Sudan protesters, Ethiopia envoy discuss talks with military KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan’s protest leaders say they are meeting with an Ethiopian envoy over proposals to resume negotiations with the ruli...
2019-06-22, 17:00

Sudan military chief offers talks as violence death toll hits 60 Sudan's military ruler offered to resume talks with opposition groups without conditions on Wednesday, in an apparent olive branch two days after sec...
2019-06-05, 14:32

What's at stake in Sudan's transition? Sudan's ruling military council and an alliance of protest and opposition groups have signed a political accord on a three-year transition towards el...
2019-07-18, 19:00

Giraffes Move Closer to Endangered Species List as Nations Move to Regulate Trade of Body Parts (GENEVA) — Nations around the world moved Thursday to protect giraffes as an endangered species for the first time, drawing praise from conserv...
2019-08-23, 16:16

| Sudan to launch historic transition to civilian rule Sudan's military rulers and protest leaders on Saturday are scheduled to sign a landmark deal reached after a bloody uprising which is meant to pave ...
2019-08-16, 14:00

U.N.'s Bachelet says Sudan protests biggest yet, time for transition Sudanese authorities must ensure a swift transition to a civilian government, as desired by large segments of the population and the African Union, U...
2019-07-03, 19:48

| Sudan protest leaders receive new AU, Ethiopia transition plan The Sudanese movement protesting for the military to hand over to civilian rule says it received a new proposal for a transition drafted by Ethiopia ...
2019-06-28, 23:32

| Sudan forms sovereign council to lead transition: spokesperson Sudan's generals and opposition alliance on have formed a sovereign council that will head the country during its three-year transition to civilian r...
2019-08-21, 06:16

Friday’s Daily Brief: Education in Africa, Sudan flash-floods, WHO on Ebola, spike in South Sudan violence, Rwanda, Uganda move to normalize relations A recap of Friday’s stories: Education under fire in Central and Western Africa; Sudan flash-floods wreak havoc; Ebola outbreak spreads, albeit with ...
2019-08-24, 02:16

General's growing political clout poses a risk to Sudan's transition Six weeks after a coup d'etat in Sudan, high-profile military leader General Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo is evolving into an increasingly influential polit...
2019-05-30, 14:16

Sudan military council says it foils attempted military coup Sudan’s ruling military council says it has foiled an attempted military coup just days after the military and a pro-democracy coalition agreed on a ...
2019-07-12, 03:16

Sudan military council says it foiled attempted military coup A top Sudanese general has said the country's ruling military council has foiled a coup attempt. General Jamal Omar in a statement broadcast on state...
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Sudan: New political transition, bolstered by peacebuilding, could bring long-term stability to Darfur, Security Council told “Important developments” under way in Sudan since midsummer, including a pledge to end the country’s outstanding conflicts, and the establishment of ...
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Eleven wounded in Sudan by gunfire near sit-in -opposition committee At least 11 people were wounded by gunfire near a protest sit-in in the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Saturday, an opposition doctors’ committee said....
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Sudan’s leading opposition party rejects strike call KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — A leading Sudanese opposition party says it is refusing a call by protest leaders for a two-day general strike, in a sign of d...
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2019-06-22, 21:32

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2019-06-22, 23:16

Sudan Opposition Chief Demands Unbiased Probe On Protest Crackdown Sudan's veteran opposition leader Sadiq al-Mahdi called on Friday for an "objective" international investigation into last week's deadly crackdown on...
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U.N. says to move some staff out of Sudan temporarily the United Nations said on Wednesday it is temporarily removing some civilian staff from Sudan because of the security situation in the country, wher...
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Sudan security forces raid opposition group office ahead of protest Sudanese security forces raided the head office of a leading opposition group on Saturday, a day before huge protests that are planned to demand a tr...
2019-06-29, 22:01

30 killed as Sudan military storms sit-in At least two protestors have died and several others been injured injured in Sudan, after the military opened fire to break up a sit-in, according to...
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2019-06-28, 20:48

Sudan protesters to keep up campaign until military's ouster Sudan's pro-democracy leaders are vowing to press their campaign of civil disobedience until the ruling military council is ousted and killers of pro...
2019-06-06, 14:32

Sudan military leader says perpetrators of crackdown ID’d The deputy chief of Sudan’s ruling military council said Thursday the military has identified the perpetrators of the violent dispersal of a pro-demo...
2019-06-20, 21:16

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2019-06-06, 13:16

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Sudan military acknowledges violations in sit-in dispersal KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan’s ruling military has acknowledged that security forces committed violations when they moved in to disperse a prot...
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2019-06-04, 09:00

Sudan military leader calls for elections within 9 months Sudan's military ruler Abdel Fattah al-Burhan called on Tuesday for general elections to be held within nine months while terminating previous agreem...
2019-06-04, 09:32

Sudan's military leaders accused of ordering massacre BBC investigation includes testimony from soldiers who attacked peaceful protestersThe massacre of peaceful protesters in Sudan last month was ordere...
2019-07-12, 15:16

Sudan says military council suspends decree on UN sites A Sudanese diplomat says the transitional military council has suspended implementation of a decree demanding that the joint U.N.-African Union peace...
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2019-06-03, 18:16

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2019-08-21, 08:16

Sudan's military rulers say coup attempt thwarted Sudan's military rulers said on Thursday that several officers had attempted a coup in an effort to undermine an agreement between the military and t...
2019-07-12, 00:16

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2019-07-17, 11:32

AU envoy mediates Sudan crisis as protesters slam military An African Union envoy is in Sudan to mediate the crisis as leaders of the country's protest movement accuse the ruling military of pursuing a brutal...
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EU: Sudan military responsible for deaths, violence committed against the public The European Union said Monday it holds the ruling Transition Military Council responsible for the deaths of over a hundred people in Sudan since the...
2019-06-18, 07:16

Sudan bans Al Jazeera amid protests over military rule Sudan's ruling military government closed media organization Al Jazeera's Khartoum bureau and banned its journalists from reporting from the country,...
2019-05-31, 13:48

Khartoum protests resume after Sudan military admits abuses Several officers arrested over protest camp crackdown in which more than 100 killedHundreds of people have turned out in Khartoum for the first demon...
2019-06-15, 02:16

African Union suspends Sudan, demands end to military rule Sudan has been suspended from the African Union until civilian rule is established in the country. Calls for the bloc to take action mounted after a ...
2019-06-07, 01:16

African bloc suspends Sudan, demanding end to military rule The African Union (AU) on Thursday suspended Sudan until the establishment of civilian rule, intensifying global pressure on its new military leaders...
2019-06-07, 01:16

Sudan protesters begin 2-day strike to press ruling military KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan’s protest leaders have launched a two-day general strike to press the ruling military to hand over power to a civi...
2019-05-28, 12:01

Sudan’s Military Calls for Election After Violent Crackdown on Protesters At least 60 people were killed and hundreds wounded in Khartoum on June 3 when the Sudanese military raided a peaceful sit-in calling for democratic ...
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Sudan’s military has shut down the Internet to crush a popular revolt. Here’s how it could backfire. Sudan's military has taken a page out of the global authoritarian playbook and blocked Internet access in the country. That move could deal a signifi...
2019-06-21, 23:32

Sudan military says it thwarts coup attempt, arrests senior officers Sudan's military said on Wednesday that it had thwarted a coup attempt and arrested an unspecified number of senior officers in connection with a plo...
2019-07-24, 23:48

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2019-07-12, 06:32

Sudan protest leaders call for civil disobedience against military rulers One of Sudan's biggest pro-democracy groups says people should pile pressure on the country's military rulers. The call came days after the military ...
2019-06-09, 00:32

Sudan's military council studies African Union, Ethiopia's proposal Sudan's ruling military council said on Friday a proposal submitted by the African Union (AU) and Ethiopia received on June 27 is suitable for the re...
2019-06-29, 03:48

Sudan forms 11-member sovereign council, headed by military leader Sudan on Tuesday completed the formation of an 11-member sovereign council that will run the country for a three-year transitional period until elect...
2019-08-21, 12:48

| Rights group urges Sudan military to ensure safety during rallies An international rights group has demanded Sudan's military rulers guarantee the safety of protesters ahead of planned mass rallies and following a d...
2019-06-28, 23:32

Sudan rebel leader 'deported' as military steps up street patrols Yasir Arman says he was tied up and flown to South Sudan along with other leading rebelsSudanese rebel leader Yasir Arman has said he and two comrade...
2019-06-11, 06:16

Sudan's military rulers meet U.S. diplomats, Bashir charged with corruption The head of Sudan's ruling military council held talks on Thursday with the senior U.S. diplomat for Africa, who was visiting Khartoum to encourage a...
2019-06-13, 20:48

7 dead, hundreds wounded in mass protests against military rule in Sudan At least seven people were killed and nearly 200 were wounded Sunday during massive demonstrations throughout Sudan, demanding the end of military ru...
2019-07-01, 06:32

Sudan military chief meets Egypt's Sisi on first trip since ouster The head of Sudan's ruling military council visited neighboring Egypt on Saturday - his first trip abroad since the army overthrew former president O...
2019-05-26, 03:48

Ethiopian, African Union mediation needs to be unified - Sudan military council Sudan's ruling military council said on Sunday that Ethiopia and the African Union needed to unify their efforts to mediate between the council and a...
2019-06-23, 21:32

Sudan military chief visits Egypt, first trip Since Bashir's ouster The head of Sudan's ruling military council visited neighboring Egypt on Saturday - his first trip abroad since the army overthrew former president O...
2019-05-25, 19:00

UN chief welcomes power-sharing deal between Sudanese military and opposition UN Secretary-General António Guterres said on Friday he was “encouraged” by reports of a newly-inked power-sharing deal between the Forces for Freedo...
2019-07-05, 23:16

Sudan: Death toll climbs to 100 as bodies pulled from Nile after military crackdown The African Union Peace and Security Council suspended Sudan from its activities Thursday after the death toll from a military crackdown on protester...
2019-06-06, 16:48

Saudi Crown Prince meets Sudan's military council deputy heed: SPA Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman met the deputy head of Sudan's transitional military council who is visiting Saudi Arabia, Saudi Press Agency ...
2019-05-24, 05:48

Sudan military agrees to sharing power, protesters claim victory for their 'revolution' Leaders of Sudan's pro-democracy movement welcomed on Friday the power-sharing agreement with the ruling military council as a victory for their "rev...
2019-07-05, 13:32

Sudan court orders company to end military-ordered internet blackout: lawyer A Sudanese court ordered telecoms operator Zain Sudan on Sunday to restore internet services, a lawyer said, after they were severed nearly three wee...
2019-06-23, 19:32

Sudan's military scraps deal with protest groups, calls for elections within 9 months Sudan's ruling military council said on Tuesday it was canceling all agreements with the main opposition coalition and called for elections within ni...
2019-06-04, 06:32

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2019-07-17, 19:16

Sudan military admits security forces committed 'violations' after protests turned deadly Sudan’s longtime genocidal dictator may be gone, but violence and repression continue to wreak havoc across the country as the ruling military counci...
2019-06-15, 01:16

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2019-07-17, 14:48

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2019-07-04, 21:32

Sudan: ‘Violence must stop’, says UNICEF chief, ‘gravely concerned’ over 19 child deaths since military backlash At least 19 children have reportedly been killed in Sudan and another 49 injured since a military backlash against protesters began earlier this mont...
2019-08-04, 04:32

Sudan: ‘The violence must stop’, says UNICEF chief, ‘gravely concerned’ over death of 19 children since military backlash At least 19 children have reportedly been killed in Sudan and another 49 injured since a military backlash against protesters began earlier this mont...
2019-06-11, 22:16

Iran toughens opposition to bilateral talks with US Iranian President Hasan Rouhani has ruled out holding any bilateral talks with the US. He also warned that Tehran might step back further from the 20...
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Sudan talks resume as protest strike suspended Sudan's military council and opposition groups have agreed to resume talks on the formation of a transitional council. The opposition alliance has al...
2019-06-12, 08:48

Sudan’s army call for unconditional talks with protesters KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan’s military council is urging protest leaders to resume negotiations on the transition of power, but says talks ...
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Sudan rebel group says leaders deported after talks collapse Sudan's ruling military has deported three members of a rebel movement detained last week in the wake of a deadly raid on a protest sit-in, the movem...
2019-06-10, 19:16

The Latest: Sudan protesters reject general’s call for talks KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — The Latest on developments in Sudan (all times local): 12:40 p.m. Sudanese protest organizers are dismissing a call by the rul...
2019-06-05, 15:00

| US condemns attacks on Sudan protesters, seeks resumed talks Washington called on Sudan's military rulers to "desist from violence" and urged talks with protesters to resume, after doctors said 108 people had b...
2019-06-06, 19:48

| Sudan talks cancelled as teenagers' killing triggers outrage Sudanese protest leaders cancelled planned talks with the country's ruling generals as hundreds of schoolchildren demonstrated in Khartoum against th...
2019-08-01, 00:01

Sudan: UN chief deplores excessive force used against pro-democracy protesters, calls on military and civilian leaders to ‘stay the course’ in negotiations Security forces in Sudan fired on pro-democracy protesters in the capital Khartoum on Monday, leaving a number of dead and many more injured, prompti...
2019-06-03, 19:16

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Venezuelan opposition and Maduro government to hold talks in Barbados Negotiations are set to resume Monday between the Venezuelan government and the opposition group calling for its ouster in a bid to end months of pol...
2019-07-08, 20:00

Venezuelan opposition returning to Barbados to continue talks with government Venezuela's opposition said on Sunday it will return to Barbados to continue talks with the government of President Nicolas Maduro as part of efforts...
2019-07-15, 10:00

Norway says Venezuela government, opposition to hold new round of talks Norway said on Saturday that representatives of Venezuela's government and opposition will return to Oslo next week following an initial round of pre...
2019-05-26, 03:48

Venezuela government, opposition will return to Norway for talks, Oslo says Representatives of Venezuela's government and the opposition will return to Norway for a second round of talks to help resolve their months-long conf...
2019-05-26, 03:48

Thai opposition says 'not too late' as pro-junta talks stall after election Thailand's main opposition Pheu Thai party on Wednesday urged other parties that contested a March election to reject a coalition offer by a pro-army...
2019-05-29, 12:48

Talks between Venezuela government and opposition continuing, says mediator Norway Talks between the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and the opposition are continuing in Barbados, the foreign ministry from mediator...
2019-07-19, 09:16

| Sudan army ruler seeks to resume talks with protest leaders Sudan's army ruler have called on protest leaders to resume talks on the transfer of power without any conditions, as tension between the two sides p...
2019-06-20, 12:00

| School students shot dead at Sudan rally ahead of talks Four Sudanese school students are among five demonstrators shot dead during a rally against shortages of bread and fuel, a day before protest leaders...
2019-08-01, 00:01

Sudan protest group makes strike call with talks deadlocked Sudan's main protest group called on Tuesday for a general strike, saying two late-night negotiation sessions with the army had failed to reach a dea...
2019-05-21, 16:00

| Shots fired in Sudan ahead of crunch talks on ruling body At least eight people have been reported wounded by gunshots near a Khartoum sit-in , before crucial talks between military chiefs and protest leader...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Sudan deports three freed rebel leaders after talks collapse: source Sudan has deported to South Sudan three members of a rebel movement detained last week in the wake of a deadly raid on a protest sit-in, an official ...
2019-06-10, 17:00

Pak Military To Voluntarily Cut Defence Budget, Imran Khan Praises Move In an unprecedented voluntary move, Pakistan's military has decided to cut its defence budget for the next fiscal year amid an austerity drive launch...
2019-06-05, 12:48

Trump's move to put military money toward the border wall could hurt GOP senators Sens. McSally, Gardner and Tillis, facing competitive 2020 elections, will have to defend their votes not to stop Trump from diverting military funds...
2019-09-06, 19:00

Not everyone is outraged by Trump's move to divert military funds to pay for border wall The Trump administration's decision to divert $3.6 billion in funding for military construction projects to help build a wall along the southern bord...
2019-09-08, 07:16

New Venezuela sanctions protect Citgo, encourage debt talks: opposition Venezuela's opposition on Tuesday celebrated a sweeping U.S. sanctions order against the government of President Nicolas Maduro, saying the measure w...
2019-08-06, 23:32

Venezuela's Maduro promotes dialogue with opposition after Guaido dismisses talks Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Tuesday he was committed to talks with the opposition to resolve a political crisis, hours after oppositi...
2019-07-03, 06:16

Venezuela opposition says it will meet Maduro envoys in Norway-mediated talks Venezuela's opposition will meet with representatives of President Nicolas Maduro's government in Barbados for talks mediated by Norway as part of ef...
2019-07-08, 02:00

| Sudan army ruler calls on protest leaders to hold unconditional talks Sudan's army ruler has called on protest leaders to resume talks on the transfer of power without any conditions, as tension between the two sides re...
2019-06-19, 18:32

Sudan's ruling council, rebel leaders agree on peace talks roadmap Sudan's ruling council and rebel leaders have agreed on a roadmap for peace talks that are expected to begin in October and last about two months, of...
2019-09-11, 19:32

Florida military bases move warships, aircraft ahead of Hurricane Dorian Hurricane Dorian is now a Category 3 storm with winds of 115 mph, moving northwest at 10 mph toward Florida and expected to make landfall on Monday o...
2019-08-31, 00:48

UPDATE 3-New Venezuela sanctions protect Citgo, encourage debt talks -opposition Venezuela's opposition on Tuesday celebrated a sweeping U.S. sanctions order against the government of President Nicolas Maduro, saying the measure w...
2019-08-07, 02:32

Venezuela government, opposition hold talks in Barbados as Maduro slams sanctions The government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and the opposition are continuing to hold talks in Barbados in an effort to find ways to resolv...
2019-08-03, 06:16

Head of Sudan's now-defunct military council sworn in to head new ruling body General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, the outgoing head of Sudan's military council, was sworn in on Wednesday as leader of the new Sovereign Council that ...
2019-08-21, 16:16

Sudan protest organizers say the number of people killed in the military’s raid of a sit-in protest camp has risen to 9 KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan protest organizers say the number of people killed in the military’s raid of a sit-in protest camp has risen to 9....
2019-06-03, 14:00

U.S., China Tentatively Move to Revive Trade Talks Top American and China negotiators are set to speak this week in an effort to revive stalled trade talks, as disagreements over prior commitments and...
2019-07-09, 01:16

With Trade Talks Looming, U.S. and China Move to Relax Tensions President Trump announced that China would resume purchases of American farm goods after a day of cooling tensions, raising hopes of averting the nex...
2019-09-13, 06:00

Experts: North Korea peace talks can move forward but Bolton is in the way A panel of experts on Tuesday said North Korea peace talks remain viable but hawkish voices such as national security adviser John Bolton are in the ...
2019-05-28, 23:32

Stocks move broadly higher on hopes for US-China trade talks Stocks marched broadly higher in afternoon trading on Wall Street Thursday, driving the Dow Jones Industrial Average to a gain of more than 300 point...
2019-08-29, 21:16

US pushes to 'starve' Iranian military after Tehran rebuffs talks U.S. officials imposed sanctions on two Iranian military technology networks, undermining the regime’s ballistic missile supply chain days after Tehr...
2019-08-30, 01:16

The Giants Are Inching Closer And Closer To The Daniel Jones Era For the second straight week, Eli Manning was outplayed by the quarterback opposite him, and this time, it felt a whole lot worse. While there’s not ...
2019-09-16, 23:32

"Big Move": Trump Praises China Tariff Exemptions As Trade Talks Approach US President Donald Trump on Wednesday welcomed an apparent olive branch from Beijing in the grinding trade war between the two nations, which came w...
2019-09-12, 05:32

Trump says Taliban talks 'dead,' U.S. military to ramp up Afghanistan operations U.S. President Donald Trump proclaimed talks with Afghanistan's Taliban leaders dead on Monday, while the general in charge said the U.S. military is...
2019-09-10, 03:32

| No nuclear talks if US 'hostile military moves' continue - North Korea North Korea said on Thursday it has "no interest" in dialogue unless Washington stops "escalating hostile military moves", as a senior US envoy visit...
2019-08-22, 22:48

Friday’s Daily Brief: Sudan power-sharing deal welcomed, hope for Venezuela talks, Rohingya camps flooded, Libya airstrikes update Friday’s main news stories include: Guterres welcomes Sudan power-sharing deal; six children are among 53 confirmed dead after Libya detention centre...
2019-07-06, 00:32

Maurizio Sarri's agent flies in for Chelsea talks as Juventus move proves tempting Maurizio Sarri's representative Alessandro Pellegrini has joined influential agent Fali Ramadani in London to hold talks with Chelsea on Friday over ...
2019-05-31, 19:48

Jordan Spieth keeps getting closer and closer He doesn't even like using the word "slump." But with more solid rounds, like Thursday's 66 at the Memorial, Jordan Spieth gets closer to putting wha...
2019-05-30, 23:16

Sudan's sovereign council declares state of emergency in Port Sudan Sudan's newly-created sovereign council formally declared a state of emergency in the city of Port Sudan on Sunday, following tribal clashes that pol...
2019-08-25, 22:48

Friday’s Daily Brief : Sudan and South Sudan, Ebola, ECOSOC elections, risks of 5G tech This Friday, we cover: Ebola in central Africa still not declared an international emergency, by the World Health Organization; looming famine in Sou...
2019-06-14, 22:00

Sudan prime minister visits South Sudan to back new peace roadmap with rebels Sudan's new Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok flew to South Sudan on Thursday on a two-day visit to cement a new plan for peace talks with many of the re...
2019-09-12, 17:32

Gains by Abyei interim force can help advance resolution of border issues between Sudan and South Sudan, UN peacekeeping chief says The United Nations security force for Abyei remains essential to stability in the border regions between Sudan and South Sudan, the UN peacekeeping c...
2019-05-21, 16:00

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Libya ‘war crime’ attack, Sudan, Myanmar rights violations continue, ‘xenophobia’ in Assam, South Sudan update In the news this Wednesday: “Outraged” Guterres demands independent inquiry into fatal Libya migrant centre airstrike deaths; Violence and broken pro...
2019-07-04, 03:00

North Korea threatens to leave South Korea out of U.S. talks over military exercises A North Korean official threatened Sunday to exclude South Korea from future negotiations with the United States over ongoing joint military drills b...
2019-08-11, 23:32

North Korea says nuclear talks with U.S. at risk if South Korea military drills happen North Korea's Foreign Ministry said Washington's pattern of "unilaterally reneging on its commitments" was leading Pyongyang to reconsider its own co...
2019-07-17, 08:16

On Stranger Things, the plot starts to move, but no one can move on “It’s probably for his muscles or something,” Max tells El as the two stand over a now-melted ice bath in the Mayfield-Hargrove bathroom. “He works o...
2019-07-04, 22:48

Politicians need to move fast as Facebook & Co move into finance - BIS Politicians need to quickly coordinate regulatory responses to new risks from technology companies like Facebook moving into finance, though banks wo...
2019-06-24, 02:32

Politicians need to move fast as Facebook & Co move into finance: BIS Politicians need to quickly coordinate regulatory responses to new risks from technology companies like Facebook moving into finance, though banks wo...
2019-06-23, 22:48

After Trump calls off military strike against Iran, the US struck Iranian military computers U.S. military cyber forces launched a strike against Iran after President Donald Trump backed away from plans for a more conventional military strike...
2019-06-24, 00:32

CEE architects of transition: Ilhami Koç Ilhami Koç started his career at Isbank in 1986. He was chief executive of Iş Private Equity between 2001 and 2002, before returning to Is Inves...
2019-05-21, 23:48

Men may be able to help partner's menopausal transition (Reuters Health) - Overall, men know the transition through menopause can bring difficult symptoms for their wife or partner and that there may be wa...
2019-07-04, 23:48

CEE architects of transition: Ivan Miklos Ivan Miklos was minister of privatization for Czechoslovakia from 1991 to 1992. He was minister of economy of Slovakia between 1998 and 2002 and mini...
2019-05-21, 18:16

CEE architects of transition: Karine Hirn Karine Hirn is co-founder and chief sustainability officer of leading emerging and frontier markets investment firm East Capital. She has been based ...
2019-05-21, 18:16

CEE architects of transition: Leszek Balcerowicz Leszek Balcerowicz served as minister of finance in Poland from September 1989 to December 1991, and again for three years from October 1997. He was ...
2019-05-21, 18:16

CEE architects of transition: Viktor Gerashchenko Viktor Gerashchenko served as chairman of the Gosbank from 1989 to December 1991 and head of the central bank of Russia from 1992 to 1994 and 1998 to...
2019-05-21, 14:31

UK's Johnson wants any Brexit transition to end before next election Boris Johnson wants Britain to have completed any Brexit transition period and fully left the European Union "well before" the next scheduled electio...
2019-07-18, 00:16

Slow Transition to EVs Is What Booted BMW CEO: Report In the case that you thought anyone wasn’t taking the transition to EVs seriously, go ask Harald Krüger, out of the job as BMW CEO. All that and more...
2019-07-08, 16:16

CEE architects of transition: Petr Aven Petr Aven served as minister of foreign economic relations for the Russian Federation between 1991 and 1992. He was president of Alfa-Bank Russia fro...
2019-05-21, 14:31

CEE architects of transition: Andreas Treichl Andreas Treichl started his banking career in 1977 at Chase Manhattan. From 1986 to 1993, he headed the US bank’s Austrian operation, before moving t...
2019-05-21, 14:31

CEE architects of transition: Herbert Stepic Herbert Stepic joined Raiffeisen Zentralbank Österreich (RZB) in 1973. In 1978, he took over the group’s international banking division and from...
2019-05-21, 14:31

CEE architects of transition: András Simor András Simor became chief executive of Creditanstalt Securities in Budapest in 1989. He was chairman of CA-IB from 1997 to 1998 and head of Delo...
2019-05-21, 14:31

CEE architects of transition: Grigory Marchenko Grigory Marchenko served two terms as governor of Kazakhstan’s central bank – from October 1999 to January 2004 and from January 2009 to October 2013...
2019-05-21, 14:31

Six tips for a successful project manager transition The idea of losing the key project manager on a critical project is an unwelcome one, but it happens from time to time. These tips will help your nex...
2019-05-21, 14:31

Slow transition to electric fells BMW's CEO after just one term Under Harald Krueger BMW squandered its head start in electric cars and lost its spot as the top-selling luxury brand. Krueger will step down as the ...
2019-07-07, 01:32

How `Transition Bonds’ Can Help Polluters Turn Green It makes sense that green bonds are meant for green companies. But there aren’t that many of them -- not enough to meet the rising demand from invest...
2019-07-14, 19:48

Apple to preview new software as it makes a big transition SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple will preview upcoming changes to its phone and computer software Monday as it undergoes a major transition intended to off...
2019-06-03, 16:32

Books to Ease the Transition to Middle School In Pablo Cartaya’s ‘Each Tiny Spark,’ Carolyn Mackler’s ‘Not if I Can Help It’ and Kristin Mahoney’s ‘The 47 People You’ll Meet in Middle School,’ ki...
2019-08-10, 01:00

Libor transition: Between a rock and a hard place Banks are caught in the middle of regulatory pressure from above and corporate inertia from below when it comes to transitioning away from Libor, but...
2019-09-10, 12:32

Just 10% of fossil fuel subsidy cash 'could pay for green transition' Redirecting small portion of subsidies would unleash clean energy revolution, says reportSwitching just some of the huge subsidies supporting fossil ...
2019-08-01, 14:00

Konta makes seamless transition from clay to grass Konta makes seamless transition from clay to grass, beats Anett Kontaveit 6-4, 6-2 at the Nature Valley Classic in first match since the French Open ...
2019-06-19, 03:48

Indonesia's Habibie, president during transition to democracy, dies Thousands of Indonesians gathered in Jakarta on Thursday to mourn former president B.J. Habibie, who came to power as the world's fourth largest nati...
2019-09-12, 10:32

The Original Men in Black Marked a Transition of the Hollywood Blockbuster When most of us think of the original Men in Black, it’s not that significant. It’s a blip on the blockbuster scale. A film that used Will Smith at h...
2019-06-05, 10:16

Pope warns oil execs of need for ‘radical’ energy transition Pope Francis warned oil executives on Friday that a “radical energy transition” to clean, low-carbon power sources is needed to stave off global warm...
2019-06-14, 17:32

How the coming console transition is already affecting Take-Two Interactive’s business Take-Two Interactive Software is already making investments in the next generation of video game consoles, based on its latest quarter report.Read Mo...
2019-08-06, 06:32

"Transition Happens Quickly": Michelle Obama On Last Night In White House Moving out of any home is chaotic, but at the White House, moving the president's family is especially complicated, according to former first lady Mi...
2019-07-08, 06:32

Sudanese man shot dead during protest as sides wrangle over transition Paramilitary forces backed by Sudan's ruling military council fired at protesters in the southeastern state of Sennar on Sunday, witnesses said, and ...
2019-07-14, 17:32

Exclusive: Trade tensions put energy transition at risk - BP chairman Trade tensions risk throwing the global economy's transition to greener energy into disarray and could hurt energy companies' preparations toward it,...
2019-06-27, 20:00

Treasury Proposes Guidance Clarifying Tax Consequences of Libor Transition The Treasury issued proposed guidance Wednesday clarifying the tax consequences of eliminating the London interbank offered rate, a move that could h...
2019-08-29, 23:16

French EV Retrofit Start-Up Transition-ONE Wants to Future-Proof Your Hatchback New electric vehicles are coming, but if the goal is to get the general population driving emission free as soon as possible, we’re going to need to ...
2019-08-04, 02:48

NDP reveals climate plan to ease transition to green economy The measures proposed range from subsidies for the purchase of electric vehicles to easier access to employment insurance for workers in industries t...
2019-06-01, 04:48

Pose Star Hailie Sahar Reflects on Her Decision to Transition as a Teen Pose star Hailie Sahar recalls not wanting to "bring shame" upon her family with her sexual identity and credits her mother with giving her the coura...
2019-09-18, 22:00

UN climate summit aims to speed up transition to cleaner, greener future New measures to speed up the transition to clean energy and green economies are among the initiatives to be unveiled during the UN Climate Change Sum...
2019-09-18, 04:00

Thai coup leader completes transition to elected PM, cabinet unclear Thailand's king formally endorsed former army chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha as an elected prime minister on Tuesday, five years after he seized pow...
2019-06-11, 10:00

Document leak reveals vetting during Trump’s transition to White House A trove of vetting documents leaked to the news organization Axios on HBO shows “red flags” the administration uncovered as President Trump put toget...
2019-06-24, 07:00

Geologists find new way volcanoes form from material in mantle's transition zone While studying the planet's layers deep beneath Bermuda, scientists found evidence of volcanic material rising from the mantle's transition zone, loc...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Libor transition: Are markets ready for a $350 trillion white-knuckle ride? It is less than two and a half years until Libor, the benchmark on which trillions of dollars-worth of financial instruments are based, will disappea...
2019-09-10, 18:00

Fireblocks raises $16 million to securely transition digital assets to blockchain Fireblocks, a New York-based startup developing a platform that enables customers to securely transfer assets to the blockchain, has raised $16 milli...
2019-06-11, 16:16

Questions Remain About Putin’s Request for a Back Channel to the Trump Transition A few weeks before Donald Trump became president, Russian banker Petr Aven, a billionaire oligarch with Moscow’s Alfa Bank, pulled aside Washin...
2019-05-21, 23:16

French Open champion Barty makes smooth transition to grass French Open champion Ashleigh Barty made a smooth transition from Parisian clay to British lawns as the Australian opened her grasscourt campaign wit...
2019-06-19, 16:00

Figure linked to Trump transition charged with transporting child pornography George Nader, who became a key witness in Mueller’s investigation of contacts with Russia, had a previous criminal record on child pornography charge...
2019-06-03, 21:32

Iowa judge tosses lawsuit challenging ban on using Medicaid for transition-related surgeries Lawsuit challenged an Iowa law that denies mandatory Medicaid coverage to transgender Iowans for transition-related care.     &#...
2019-07-19, 18:48

Pentagon faces a month of disruption as Esper transition keeps top leaders in temporary jobs THE TRANSITION PLAN: The nomination of Army Secretary Mark Esper to be the next secretary of defense is forcing the Pentagon into a convoluted transi...
2019-07-10, 22:16

IG report reveals more evidence transition briefing used to gather intel on Trump team James Comey immediately shared details from a post-election briefing for then-President-elect Donald Trump with the FBI’s Russia probe team, accordin...
2019-09-04, 07:00

Warren challenges 2020 Democrats to embrace 10-year clean energy transition U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday challenged her rivals for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination to commit to transition the United Sta...
2019-09-04, 14:00

| Brexit transition cash | Hurricane Dorian nears Florida: WATCH the top world news videos for today UK promises £3m to ensure smooth Brexit transition to UK nationals living abroad | Trump skips Poland trip as Dorian nears Florida; here are the top ...
2019-08-30, 12:48

Artificial intelligence summit focuses on fighting hunger, climate crisis and transition to ‘smart sustainable cities’ Artificial intelligence, or AI, is at the forefront of fighting hunger, mitigating the climate crisis and facilitating “the transition to smart susta...
2019-05-28, 23:48

Trump talks up economy, talks down Fed amid mixed data President Donald Trump said U.S. economic growth could be record-setting if the Federal Reserve would only lower interest rates further, as reports o...
2019-08-22, 21:48

5 new music releases we love: Whispery lo-fi, gender transition love songs, and Afrobeat vibes There’s a lot of music out there. To help you cut through all the noise, every week The A.V. Club is rounding up A-Sides, five recent releases we thi...
2019-06-14, 22:32

CBOE Holdings To Transition SPXpm From C2 To Hybrid Trading On CBOE CHICAGO, Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced plans today to transition its SPXpm product from the company's all-elec...
2019-05-22, 09:32

For second year, Pope warns oil execs that 'radical energy transition' is needed to save the planet Pope Francis is warning oil executives that a transition to clean, low-carbon power sources is needed to save a rapidly warming planet.   ...
2019-06-14, 21:01

Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi hails Unai Emery impact after 'weird' transition from Arsene Wenger reign Alex Iwobi has been won over by Unai Emery after admitting the early stages under the new Arsenal head coach were "weird" as he stepped into the shoe...
2019-05-24, 13:16

All-electric aviation? It’s closer than you may think Commercial aviation is responsible for about two per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions, but there is a potential solution over the hazy horizon...
2019-07-13, 08:00

The electric flight era is closer than you think Electric planes have been talked about as a possibility for many years, but now they're on the tarmac and even up in the air. So can the world&#...
2019-06-28, 13:16

Second chance was as bad as the first for Mets’ closer Less than 24 hours later, it didn’t get any better for Edwin Diaz. After blowing a two-run lead in the top of the ninth inning Thursday night in a ga...
2019-06-15, 11:32

A Closer Look At Cadence of Hyrule Cadence of Hyrule, which will be available on June 13 for Switch, is a crossover of The Legend of Zelda and the hit indie game Crypt of the NecroDanc...
2019-06-11, 22:48

Video: Why Sebastian Vettel is closer to F1 ban than you may think The Italian Grand Prix could hardly have been worse for Sebastian Vettel, and the Formula 1 stewards provided a sting in the tail that might have dra...
2019-09-10, 02:00

Where daredevil monks climb closer to God Hidden in the countryside of the nation of Georgia, the 130-foot Katskhi pillar of rock is home to one of the world's most isolated churches, where m...
2019-08-23, 19:16

We’re one step closer to atomic radio Enlarge / Physicist C.J. Holloway in his atomic recording studio at the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Maryland. (credit: J. Burra...
2019-06-22, 05:16

A closer look at the Bose 700 noise-cancelling headphones As great as the Bose QuietComfort 35 II headphones sound, let's be real: they look like they were designed for dads on a business trip. And list...
2019-06-05, 22:48

Huawei's unwanted Android replacement is closer than you think (or is it?) UPDATE: It's not clear if TechRadar misunderstood Alaa Elshimy's statements or the senior Huawei executive misspoke, but apparently, the company's An...
2019-05-28, 22:48

Johnson is sure he would win an election. A closer look at the polls says otherwise | Ell Smith Even a very small change in the numbers will make it impossible for the Conservatives to win a majorityIn October 1924, British voters went to the po...
2019-09-13, 22:00

Video Games Get One Step Closer To Being In The Olympics Although the Olympics are known more physical competitive pursuits like gymnastics and swimming, the organization has been inching closer and closer ...
2019-09-11, 21:00

The Latest: EU leaders getting closer to filling key posts BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the European Union summit (all times local): 10:45 a.m. A European Union official says leaders are moving closer to fil...
2019-07-01, 11:16

Linux on your laptop: A closer look at EFI boot options A review of what EFI boot (UEFI firmware) is, how it works, how it interacts with Linux installations, and a few tips and personal experiences on how...
2019-08-24, 03:16

Italy crisis edges closer to resolution Italy's center-left and the 5-Star Movement are running out of time to form a coalition to avert elections. Meanwhile, President Donald Trump has sai...
2019-08-28, 09:16

Chandrayaan-2 Closer to Moon With Orbit Change The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Friday said it has successfully performed the fourth lunar bound orbit manoeuvre for the Chandrayaan...
2019-08-31, 12:48

Little cat feet in New York come closer to first U.S. state declawing ban New York crept closer to becoming the first U.S. state to outlaw cat declawing on Tuesday, after both chambers of the state legislature passed a ban ...
2019-06-05, 03:48

Braves recall Minter, put him back in closer’s mix ATLANTA (AP) — A.J. Minter is back with the Atlanta Braves after a five-week stay at Triple-A Gwinnett, getting a chance to reclaim the job he lost a...
2019-06-12, 05:32

Josh Norman says Redskins defense is ‘much closer than we ever have been before’ Following Thursday night's preseason win, Norman alluded to a safety the team released last year and the one it signed to replace him as factors in t...
2019-08-24, 20:48

Iran, U.K. Inch Closer to Tanker Resolution Iran and the U.K. are making progress toward the release of an Iranian tanker impounded in Gibraltar, a move that could prompt Tehran to free a Briti...
2019-08-14, 00:00

'Space Invaders' movie is closer to becoming a reality Warner Bros. bought the movie rights to Space Invaders years ago, and now it looks ready to do something with the classic alien-blasting franchise. ...
2019-07-14, 04:48

Congress Is One Step Closer to Sticking It to Robocallers A comprehensive robocall-fighting piece of legislation—that would help stop the robocall scourge and prevent American consumers from paying for block...
2019-07-18, 00:16

VMware Tanzu brings containers and VMs closer together During its annual VMworld conference, VMware announced a new set of services for managing both virtual machines and containers in a single view calle...
2019-08-27, 22:48

Huawei's unwanted Android replacement is closer than you think Things may look bleak from the outside for the world's second-largest smartphone vendor, but it's becoming clearer and clearer that Huawei was in fac...
2019-05-28, 20:48

Chlamydia vaccine moves a step closer Pioneering clinical trial raises hopes of cure for ‘hidden’ sexually transmitted infectionA vaccine to protect against chlamydia has moved closer to ...
2019-08-13, 07:00

Russia-based FaceApp goes viral, gets a closer look Life really is short for anyone using FaceApp. The aging and face manipulation app has taken smartphones by storm, but cybersecurity experts and poli...
2019-07-18, 23:16

Josh Norman says Redskins’ defense is ‘much closer than we ever have been before’ Following Thursday night's preseason win, Norman alluded to a safety the team released last year and the one it signed to replace him as factors in t...
2019-08-25, 06:16

Mets getting closer to getting Brandon Nimmo back KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Brandon Nimmo is on the comeback trail. The Mets outfielder went 1-for-3 with a walk and a strikeout as the designated hitter in a...
2019-08-17, 11:00

San Francisco closer to banning e-cigarette sales San Francisco supervisors have voted unanimously to move the city toward becoming the first in the United States to ban all sales of electronic cigar...
2019-06-19, 07:16

The Latest: San Francisco closer to ban on e-cigarette sales SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on San Francisco’s effort to ban sales of electronic cigarettes in the city (all times local): 3:10 p.m. San Fr...
2019-06-19, 01:16

GM moves closer to securing Missouri tax break State senators passed incentives that would give GM $50 million in tax credits over 10 years in return for a $750 million investment to expand a ligh...
2019-05-21, 16:32

Have space fever? Here are five jobs that will take you closer to the stars From space historian to space doctor, jobs that will take you where no man has gone before are becoming more mainstream.     ...
2019-07-23, 01:48

Have space fever? Here are five jobs that will take you to closer to the stars From space historian to space doctor, jobs that will take you where no man has gone before are becoming more mainstream.     ...
2019-07-22, 22:32

Fit in my 40s: will Soccercise get me closer to my World Cup dream? | Zoe Williams It has the look of a Pilates class interrupted by someone throwing footballs into itFitness tips: ways into football for beginnersThere’s nothing mor...
2019-05-25, 14:16

SpaceX is inching closer to Starship’s big debut SpaceX has had an incredibly busy year thus far, with a steady series of rocket launches and new initiatives like Starlink in the very earliest stage...
2019-07-09, 06:16

Griezmann edges closer to Barcelona switch "Barcelona appear to be edging closer to the signing of Antione Griezmann but confusion reigns as to whether they have paid the Frenchman\u0027s rele...
2019-07-12, 12:48

Get closer than before with OPPO Reno’s first ever 60x Digital Zoom Wherever you go today, chances are you have your smartphone in your pocket. But more than just a device for keeping you connected to the world, smart...
2019-06-09, 15:16

Report: The FTC May Be Considering Closer Antitrust Scrutiny of Amazon The Federal Trade Commission is putting Amazon under “closer watch,” a move that may signify heightened interest in some kind of antitrust investigat...
2019-06-02, 22:48

Woods closer to Snead than Nicklaus at Memorial Tiger Woods back at Memorial closer to record 82 career victories of Snead than 18 majors by Nicklaus        ...
2019-05-30, 02:48

No face-to-face trade talks announced for US and China, telephone talks limited The White House and Beijing have said they are engaged in negotiations over trade, but the current talks are taking place only over the telephone and...
2019-08-28, 09:48

Apple Watch just got one step closer to ditching the iPhone When the first Apple Watch launched in 2015, it was inextricably linked to Apple’s iPhone. Much of the Apple Watch’s functionality depend...
2019-06-19, 02:01

TD Ameritrade inches closer to enabling in-vehicle trading Drivers using Google’s Android Auto or Amazon.com Inc.’s Echo Auto can use voice commands to unlock market performance summaries and sector updates, ...
2019-07-23, 03:16

The iPad just moved a big step closer to replacing your laptop It’s been nearly 10 years since the debut of the iPad, and we’ve had to wait for iOS 13 to arrive to finally get the kind of external storage s...
2019-06-04, 18:48

Alphabet's robotaxis get one step closer to commercial use in California In a milestone approval, Alphabet-owned Waymo can transport passengers for robotaxi service and is the first to be able to use a third-party safety o...
2019-07-03, 00:48

Facebook is inching closer to a think-to-type computer system Elon Musk isn't the only one who wants us to communicate via brainwaves. Facebook also has ambitious plans to interface with computers using wea...
2019-07-31, 20:16

A’s closer Liam Hendriks destroys Warriors: ‘Treated us like s–t’ Oakland A’s closer Liam Hendriks blasted the neighboring Warriors for treating the baseball club “like s–t,” and is thrilled Steph Curry and Co...
2019-08-29, 02:48

Is B.D.S. Anti-Semitic? A Closer Look at the Boycott Israel Campaign The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement aims to press Israel to change its policies toward the Palestinians. It has generated heated debate an...
2019-07-31, 21:16

It Looks Like Meek Mill May Get a New Trial: 'We Are One Step Closer to Justice' Meek Mill, born Robert Rihmeek Williams, has spent the last 11 years of his life hounded by a drug and gun conviction that stole his freedom and serv...
2019-07-17, 21:48

Huawei’s Android replacement is one step closer to becoming a reality Huawei is getting closer, it seems, to the day when it will begin relying on a Plan B mobile operating system to replace the reliance it’s enjo...
2019-06-14, 04:16

How we made Closer – by Clive Owen and Patrick Marber ‘I wanted to write a Shakespearean scene with someone in disguise, so I went into a lesbian chatroom pretending to be a gay woman’I was in Atlanta in...
2019-07-09, 09:16

US soccer app brings fans closer to the action, players The U.S. soccer organization has launched its first-ever mobile app to rally up fans from across the nation and bring greater visibility to this winn...
2019-05-28, 22:48

We’re One Step Closer to a Blood Test that Predicts When a Person Will Die While death is inevitable, knowing when it will come isn’t necessarily, and scientists have been trying to develop a test that could reliably a...
2019-08-22, 02:48

Louisville closer McAvene suspended 4 games after ejection LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville relief pitcher Michael McAvene has received an automatic four-game suspension following his ejection for disputing ...
2019-06-03, 05:32

Apple Watch set to get one step closer to being independent from your iPhone Even if you own the full LTE version of the Apple Watch 3 or Apple Watch 4, neither of these devices work entirely without an iPhone, but a new hint ...
2019-06-19, 12:32

One Step Closer to ‘Beam Me Up’? Teleportation is Possible…At Least at the Quantum Level Have you ever seen Star Trek? If so, you must be familiar with characters being ‘beamed’ from one spacecraft to another, or to a planet. While Star T...
2019-09-13, 12:00

Covering the Closer: Two Decades of Writing on Mariano Rivera Ahead of Rivera’s induction into the Hall of Fame this weekend, we compiled excerpts of New York Times articles from a handful of the biggest moments...
2019-07-21, 18:00

Seth Lugo doesn’t want this Mets closer job forever It’s tough duty being a relief pitcher in the major leagues. You can be a hero one day, a bum the next. You’re only as good as your last appearance. ...
2019-09-16, 18:32

The world’s largest telescope is one step closer to completion The world's largest telescope is one step closer to completion. This month, the team working on the Giant Magellan Telescope (GMT) completed the...
2019-07-31, 23:32

American Beauty at 20: is the Oscar-winning hit worth a closer look? In the years since its release, critics have turned against 1999’s Oscar-winning suburban satire but it remains a telling snapshot of the timeI was 1...
2019-09-13, 18:00

White House, Congress getting closer on budget deal White House officials and congressional leaders are drawing closer to a two-year budget agreement that also raises the debt ceiling, although both si...
2019-07-17, 22:32

Pirates closer Vazquez charged with solicitation of a child Pittsburgh Pirates All-Star closer Felipe Vazquez is in police custody on multiple charges, including solicitation of a child, authorities said Tuesd...
2019-09-17, 23:00

Amazon Is Getting Closer to Building an Alexa Wearable That Knows When You're Depressed It looks like Amazon is working on a new Alexa-powered gadget that can listen to you and decide how you feel, and make recommendations based on your ...
2019-05-23, 18:48

Peace deal in Afghanistan closer than ever before, says NATO chief NATO's Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Tuesday that there was a real chance for peace in Afghanistan as U.S.-Taliban peace talks continue ...
2019-08-06, 05:16

All-Afghan conference brings country closer to peace An all-Afghan conference that brought together Afghanistan’s warring sides appears to get the country a step closer to peace with a statement that la...
2019-07-09, 10:16

Swiss win moves Vergne closer to second Formula E title "Jean-Eric Vergne took another step towards becoming the all-electric Formula E series\u0027s first multiple champion by winning a Swiss ePrix that h...
2019-06-23, 00:48

Former Yankee Kirby Yates is dominant closer for Padres The pitcher who is fast becoming the best closer in the National League — if he’s not already — was once a Yankee. Kirby Yates — who picked up ...
2019-05-23, 07:16

Top prospect Anthony Kay is moving closer to his Mets debut Anthony Kay is a step closer to his Mets debut. The highly touted 24-year-old lefty continues to blaze through the team’s farm system. Kay and right-...
2019-06-11, 00:48

Trump, Kim Jong Un edge closer to historic DMZ handshake President Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un have edged closer to a historic handshake, tentatively set for Sunday across the border between...
2019-06-30, 13:16

Dominic Thiem Got Closer, But Rafael Nadal Still Stepped On Him Last year, in the first major final of his life, Dominic Thiem just seemed happy to be there. Flattened by a Rafael Nadal charging toward his 11th Fr...
2019-06-10, 22:32

Google Pay inches closer to US ubiquity with support for 32 new banks Formed in 2018 by combining Google Wallet and the 2015-released Android Pay platform, Google Pay is probably not as widely used in the US as arch-riv...
2019-05-22, 11:48

Sebastian Vettel inches closer to one-race ban after error Sebastian Vettel is just one significant incident away from a race ban after an Italian Grand Prix which saw him slapped with the second most severe ...
2019-09-08, 18:32

Pope moves America's 'first televangelist' closer to sainthood The late Archbishop Fulton Sheen, a charismatic figure of U.S. Roman Catholicism in the 20th century and a pioneer in using media for religious purpo...
2019-07-06, 22:00

Iran 'closer to enriching uranium with advanced centrifuges' Iran has started installing advanced centrifuges, moving it a step closer to producing enriched uranium with them, the UN's nuclear watchdog has warn...
2019-09-09, 13:32

Boris Johnson Takes Another Step Closer to U.K. Leadership Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson gathered further momentum in his bid to become the next British prime minister as Conservative Party lawmakers...
2019-06-20, 16:32

Scientists say they're closer to possible blood test for chronic fatigue Scientists in the United States say they have taken a step toward developing a possible diagnostic test for chronic fatigue syndrome, a condition cha...
2019-05-21, 14:48

Bristol-Myers Moves Closer to Buying Celgene Bristol-Myers cleared a major hurdle to complete its acquisition of Celgene, after the two companies agreed to sell a skin treatment for $13.4 billio...
2019-08-26, 23:48

Five ways to feel closer to nature – even if you live in the city From stopping to notice the trees and the clouds to putting bird boxes near your windows, spending more time with nature can boost your health and we...
2019-07-08, 02:16

Pope Moves First African-American Priest Closer to Sainthood Pope Francis decreed the “heroic virtues” of the first African-American Catholic priest, thereby bringing a man who was born into slavery in the 19th...
2019-06-12, 23:48

| Robots edge closer to unloading trucks in Amazon-era milestone As FedEx and United Parcel Service beef up automation to keep pace with surging e-commerce and a potential threat from Amazon.com, they’ve been stump...
2019-05-21, 19:32

Fantasy baseball owners can still find hidden gems at closer The MLB trade deadline has passed, and the dust has settled. It is now your responsibility as a fantasy baseball owner to pick up the pieces and figu...
2019-08-04, 06:48

Mets closer Edwin Diaz can’t shake his mechanical issues Nearly 24 hours had passed, and Mickey Callaway remained in disbelief. Edwin Diaz had blown what should have been a dramatic comeback win in Philadel...
2019-06-29, 17:16

In rebuke to China, Taiwan calls for closer ties with U.S., allies A report released on Wednesday by Taiwan's defense ministry calls for closer ties with the United States and other countries in a rebuke to China's m...
2019-09-12, 12:00

Read this: Let’s take a closer look at all the stores in Stranger Things’ Starcourt Mall Sure, the special effects in Stranger Things 3 were impressive, with exploding rats and a spider-y Mind Flayer and powerful Russian lasers trying to ...
2019-07-13, 02:16

Closer To Moon. Lander 'Vikram' Separates From Chandrayaan 2 Orbiter The highly advanced moon lander 'Vikram' successfully separated from India's moonshot Chandrayaan 2 orbiter today, the Indian Space Research Organisa...
2019-09-02, 12:00

Hurricane Dorian slowly makes its way closer to East Coast More than 2 million people in five southeastern states continued to clear out Tuesday as a weakened but still potent Hurricane Dorian inched toward t...
2019-09-04, 13:32

Hurricane Dorian Inches Closer To Florida After Pounding Bahamas Hurricane Dorian is beginning a much-advertised turn to the north-northwest, away from the Bahamas but toward the U.S. mainland, where it is expected...
2019-09-03, 20:32

Flying, insect-like robot flits closer to independent flight Enlarge / The RoboBee X­Wing without its power and electronics. (credit: Noah T. Jafferis and E. Farrell Helbling, Harvard Microrobotics Laboratory) ...
2019-06-27, 19:32

| Sharks step closer to finalising 2020 coaching staff The post-Robert du Preez era at the Sharks is taking shape already, with the Durban-based franchise a step closer to finalising their coaching staff....
2019-09-01, 13:48

Rangers place closer Shawn Kelley on 10-day injured list The Texas Rangers have placed closer Shawn Kelley on the 10-day injured list with biceps soreness in his right arm, but manager Chris Woodward said t...
2019-07-23, 04:32

French minister hopes for closer ties with new Italy government With the arrival of a new government in Rome, France and Italy have a unique chance to strengthen their ties through joint projects and closer cooper...
2019-09-07, 21:00

Cubs closer Craig Kimbrel goes on IL; Báez late scratch Chicago Cubs closer Craig Kimbrel was put on the injured list with elbow inflammation ahead of a big series against the Milwaukee Brewers  ...
2019-09-06, 02:32

Forget the Hamptons: Long Island has closer, cheaper escapes Forget the Hamptons: The rest of Long Island is often overlooked as a worthy escape from New York City. But with artsy small towns, historic mansions...
2019-05-23, 03:32

Sweden takes a step closer to being smoke-free by 2025 The Scandinavian nation has further limited public spaces where people can smoke. Smoking has already been banned in bars and restaurants since May 2...
2019-07-02, 06:16

Hurricane Dorian moves dangerously closer to Georgia coast Georgia's Governor Brian P. Kemp and Acting FEMA Administrator Pete Gaynor hold a news conference in Atlanta Wednesday, in preparation of approa...
2019-09-05, 03:32

Hurricane Dorian batters Bahamas, edges closer to U.S. coast Hurricane Dorian pounded the Bahamas on Monday, peeling off roofs, snapping power lines and inundating homes with floodwater while creeping toward th...
2019-09-02, 21:32

Daring maneuver brings NASA’s orbiter closer to an asteroid than ever before NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft has been orbiting the space rock known as Bennu since the start of the year. It caught up with the asteroid in lat...
2019-06-17, 18:00

Blue Jays closer Giles gets cortisone shot for inflammation KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Blue Jays closer Ken Giles, who has been the subject of trade speculation, got a cortisone shot in his right elbow Tuesday to trea...
2019-07-31, 18:48

Bipartisan retirement bill clears House, moves closer to becoming law The Secure Act will head to the Senate, where a similar bill awaits committee action. Differences in the two bills would need to be worked out before...
2019-05-23, 22:32

Trump edges closer to world number one spot with second round win "Judd Trump continued his quest to replace Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan as the world number one as he reached the third round of the International Champion...
2019-08-07, 02:00

Nets deal their way closer to dream free-agency scenario The Nets hosted the NBA draft Thursday, but general manager Sean Marks’ moves sure looked like he had an eye toward free agency as well, clearing spa...
2019-06-21, 15:00

Kacey Musgraves Says Psychedelic Drugs "Brought Me Closer to Our Planet" Kacey Musgraves isn't afraid to go "down in flames" for being true to herself. The Grammy winner, who has reached new heights with her Golden Hour a...
2019-09-12, 04:00

Josh Sargent Inches Ever Closer To Wonderteenhood With Nifty Goal This is an urgent communiqué from the American Wonderteen Identification Department: Though we have not yet officially identified a player capable of...
2019-09-03, 08:00

| New York puts Democrats a step closer to Trump’s tax returns New York politicians have given final passage to legislation that would allow US President Donald Trump's state tax returns to be released to congres...
2019-05-24, 12:01

Astronauts come one tiny step closer to building an off-world base NASA will be sending humans back to the lunar surface in the very near future. Following that, plans for a crewed mission to Mars are also in the car...
2019-09-10, 03:00

Trade war escalation nudges U.S. closer to recession: Reuters poll The recent escalation in the U.S.-China trade war has brought forward the next U.S. recession, according to a majority of economists polled by Reuter...
2019-08-09, 03:00

California closer to letting college athletes make money The California Assembly has passed legislation to let college athletes make money, setting up a confrontation with the NCAA that could jeopardize the...
2019-09-10, 13:32

UK's Roxi Music plans for new product launches as it steps closer to IPO ROXi Music, the makers of the home-based music streaming device ROXi, said it had chosen investment bank Arden Partners as it prepares for an initial...
2019-07-15, 03:00

Desperate Red Sox turning to Nathan Eovaldi to fill closer role The Red Sox bullpen is in desperation mode. After giving up 19 earned runs in 10 innings in two games against the Yankees, Boston is set to make a ch...
2019-07-02, 23:16

Luis Severino and Dellin Betances inching closer toward returns Nearing the midpoint of August, the Yankees haven’t gotten a pitch from Luis Severino and Dellin Betances. Both right-handers seemingly inched closer...
2019-08-12, 21:32

Cubs closer Craig Kimbrel goes on IL; Baez late scratch ​​​​​​​Chicago Cubs closer Craig Kimbrel was put on the injured list with elbow inflammation on Thursday ahead of a big series against the Milwaukee ...
2019-09-07, 01:32

The Cubs finally got their closer in Craig Kimbrel. But after seven months off, how good will he be? The Cubs agreed to a contract with the free agent closer, but he hasn't faced major-league hitters in more than seven months.    ...
2019-06-06, 14:48

Higuita takes first pro win as Roglic moves closer to Vuelta glory "Colombia’s Sergio Higuita held on to win Stage 18 of La Vuelta in Becerril de la Sierra ahead of a chasing quartet led home by Slovenia’s Primoz Rog...
2019-09-12, 21:32

The Latest: Migrant ship moves closer to Italian island MILAN (AP) — The Latest on migrants and asylum-seekers in Europe (all times local): 5:15 p.m. The German humanitarian group Sea Watch says its rescue...
2019-06-27, 18:32

Saudi attacks could push European oil supply closer to Russia The EU imports 6.6% of its crude oil from Saudi Arabia and 27.3% from Russia, but it could boost its energy dependence on Russia if supplies from the...
2019-09-16, 21:00

Catastrophic Dorian moves closer to southeastern United States While Florida may avoid a hurricane that rams inland with widespread, severe damage, there will be other consequences of the revised path of the migh...
2019-09-03, 08:32

A closer look at Sony's A7R IV full-frame, 61-megapixel mirrorless camera The successor to Sony's highly acclaimed A7R III has arrived. Today, at an event in New York City, the company introduced its A7R IV, a full-fra...
2019-07-16, 18:16

A's edge Astros 3-2 in 13 to inch closer in playoff chase Robbie Grossman singled home the winning run with two outs in the 13th inning to give the Oakland Athletics a 3-2 victory over the Houston Astros &#...
2019-08-17, 16:32

Carter Page FISA one step closer to fuller declassification The Justice Department declined on Friday to declassify any more information from the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act documents related to the ...
2019-06-30, 05:32

Zack Wheeler moves step closer to Mets return SAN FRANCISCO — Zack Wheeler was back on a mound Friday, if only for 13 pitches. The Mets right-hander, who is recovering from a shoulder impingement...
2019-07-20, 08:32

Atwood says 'Handmaid's Tale' got much closer to reality, prompting sequel Canadian author Margaret Atwood said a deterioration in women's rights in some parts of the world including in the United States prompted her to writ...
2019-09-11, 06:32

Joe Biden's position on abortion is upsetting the Left, but he's a lot closer to America's opinion than they are The average American doesn't have a philosophically consistent opinion on abortion. But decades of polling indicate a clear picture of how the majori...
2019-06-06, 11:16

Environmental protection moves ‘closer to the people’ through new human rights agreement The UN environment agency and human rights office (OHCHR) signed a landmark new agreement on Friday aimed at better protecting vulnerable human and e...
2019-08-16, 18:32

Artificial Intelligence Inching Closer to Deciphering Long Lost Languages With new technology available to us, we’re inching closer to the end of the days when deciphering ancient languages is a painstaking task filled with...
2019-07-21, 20:16

Giants inching closer to start of Daniel Jones era with loss to Bills The Giants are 0-2 for the 6th time in 7 seasons, and this time it will fan the flames for calls for the No. 6 overall pick to start over Eli Manning...
2019-09-16, 00:32

IndyCar Portland: Power wins as Newgarden steps closer to title Penske's Will Power took victory in IndyCar's Portland race, while team-mate Josef Newgarden's fifth place finish ensurs he heads to the Laguna Seca ...
2019-09-02, 09:16

Branson's Virgin Orbit moves closer to commercial satellite launch Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit on Wednesday released a rocket from the wing of a modified Boeing 747 jetliner in mid-air in a key test of its high-al...
2019-07-10, 22:32

Daily on Healthcare: Tennessee inches closer to ‘block granting’ Medicaid Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
2019-09-18, 19:32

Catalan government approval moves Spanish GP closer to 2020 F1 deal The Spanish Grand Prix is set to remain on the 2020 Formula 1 calendar after the Catalan government approved a plan for a one-year extension of the B...
2019-08-01, 20:48

Europa League: Eintracht Frankfurt take a step closer to the group stage Eintracht Frankfurt did what they set out to do in Vaduz, moving a step closer to the Europa League group stage. There are reasons to think that Fran...
2019-08-09, 07:00

Cubs reach three-year, $45 million deal with closer Craig Kimbrel It looks like Craig Kimbrel is finally off the market. The veteran closer reached a three-year deal worth close to $45 million with the Cubs, pending...
2019-06-06, 03:32

Teens seem to be taking longer to grow up. One reason? A closer bond with their parents. Whereas many parents recall rebelling as teens and plotting ways to distance themselves from their parents — including getting their driver’s license...
2019-09-04, 20:32

Motor racing: Swiss win moves Vergne closer to second Formula E title Jean-Eric Vergne took another step toward becoming the all-electric Formula E series's first multiple champion by winning a Swiss ePrix that had to b...
2019-06-23, 02:32

Hurricane Dorian is grinding closer to the US, with devastating winds due in Florida as soon as tonight Twitter/mvp242/ABCNews/TropicalTidbits/Business Insider Hurricane Dorian, a powerful Category 4 storm, is inching closer to the US. The National Hur...
2019-09-03, 08:00

'Extremely dangerous' Dorian batters Bahamas, edges closer to Florida Hurricane Dorian pounded the Bahamas on Monday, peeling off roofs, snapping power lines and inundating homes with floodwater while creeping toward th...
2019-09-02, 23:00

Israel moves closer to new election as Netanyahu struggles to form government Israel moved toward a new election on Monday as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's efforts to form a government following a national ballot just las...
2019-05-27, 19:32

Folau controversy brought the Silver Ferns closer at Netball World Cup Silver Ferns coach Noeline Taurua allowed her players to clear the airPlayers were prepared to support Maria FolauSilver Ferns coach Noeline Taurua h...
2019-08-03, 07:48

Jorginho Edges Italy Closer To Euro 2020 With Finland Winner Chelsea midfielder Jorginho's 79th-minute penalty made it six wins from six for Italy and sent them six points clear of second-placed Finland in Grou...
2019-09-09, 15:32

Cyprus, Greece, Armenia pledge closer ties, boost stability NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The foreign ministers of Cyprus, Greece and Armenia say they have laid the foundations to forge closer ties and help promote s...
2019-06-04, 18:16

Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez charged with soliciting teen girl for sex Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez was arrested Tuesday on charges that he solicited a teenage girl for sex, according to authorities. Vazquez,...
2019-09-18, 00:00

Pope Francis moves NYC Archbishop Sheen one step closer to sainthood Pope Francis officially recognized a miracle attributed to Sheen on Saturday, clearing the way for the beatification of the Emmy Award-winning cleric...
2019-07-06, 23:16

Andy Ruiz Jr’s Snickers dream deal moving closer to reality Andy Ruiz Jr. may soon have all the Snickers he can eat. The new heavyweight champion, who stunned Anthony Joshua via seventh-round TKO at Madison Sq...
2019-06-04, 15:01

Scientists a step closer to saving northern white rhino from extinction Veterinarians have successfully harvested eggs from the last two surviving northern white rhinos, taking them one step closer to bringing the species...
2019-08-23, 19:48

Russia and OPEC Draw Closer on Oil, Joining Other Producers to Manage Market Russia reached a “charter of cooperation” with Saudi Arabia and other oil-producing countries to keep prices stable. Few details of the agreement wer...
2019-07-03, 00:48

The Ford Shelby GT500 is the most powerful street-legal Mustang ever — here's a closer look (F) Ford The 760-horsepower Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang is the most powerful street machine the car maker has ever built. Its powertrain is derived from b...
2019-08-06, 09:48

Pirates' All-Star closer Felipe Vázquez jailed for solicitation of a child Two-time All-Star closer arrested on Tuesday in PittsburghVázquez, 28, could face more charges after search of devicesFelipe Vázquez, the Pittsburgh ...
2019-09-18, 08:32

Ultra-fast hyperloop transportation a step closer to reality in India The Mumbai-Pune hyperloop is expected to slash the 3.5 hour travel time between the two cities to 35 minutes, with American transport tech firm Virgi...
2019-08-01, 20:48

Closer to average weather patterns to prevail through winter as El Niño fades: U.S. CPC Amid waning El Niño conditions, weather patterns are expected to be closer to average through the Northern Hemisphere winter of 2019-20, with "ENSO-n...
2019-08-09, 03:32

Padres closer Kirby Yates finds saving grace in San Diego Ten years ago, no one in baseball wanted him. Today, Kirby Yates is the envy of every team who now wants to trade for him.     &...
2019-06-14, 17:00

Italy government deal closer as PD drops veto on Conte return as PM A deal on forming a government in Italy between the 5-Star Movement and the opposition Democratic Party (PD) looked closer on Monday after the PD ind...
2019-08-26, 18:48

How to Help the People of Sudan June has been a violent month in Sudan’s capital of Khartoum, as peaceful protestors demonstrating for a civilian-led government have been attacked i...
2019-06-20, 17:32

Beverly Hills moves one step closer to becoming first city in US to ban sale of tobacco products Beverly Hills moved one step closer on Tuesday evening to becoming the first city in the nation to ban the sale of all tobacco and nicotine products ...
2019-05-22, 20:48

Sean Savoy is closer to home with Maryland football. The other movement doesn’t matter. The junior transferred from Virginia Tech with the understanding he would switch to defensive back from wide receiver. But he has no problem with hav...
2019-08-13, 22:00

Airbus is one of the most powerful companies in aviation. Here's a closer look at its rise from upstart to industry titan. Airbus On May 29, 2019, Airbus celebrated its 50th birthday. In the five decades since its founding, Airbus has developed from a fledgling upstart t...
2019-05-31, 07:16

Boeing moves closer to Cape Canaveral as Trump drives space exploration Boeing announced it will move its space division's headquarters to the central Florida coast, where NASA once launched rockets taking humans to the m...
2019-06-19, 22:16

Apple continues to dominate global wearable market, but Huawei and Samsung are getting closer Apple may not have many reasons to be happy about the recent sales performance of its iPhones in key global markets like China and India, but when it...
2019-05-30, 22:00

Tottenham stadium hosts first NFL event as London Academy brings UK franchise closer than ever For up to 80 teenagers aged between 16-18, this week has seen them move one step closer to a potentially life-altering place among the inaugural inta...
2019-07-05, 09:16

Nasa mission to Jupiter moon Europa moves step closer to launch Mission that could shed light on possibility of life on icy rock is expected to lift off in 2025A Nasa mission to explore the most tantalising of Jup...
2019-08-20, 20:16

Her son was killed by Chicago police. Five years later, a judge's ruling could bring her closer to getting answers Nearly five years after a black teenager was shot and killed by Chicago police, new evidence could help his mom get closer to learning the truth abou...
2019-06-28, 13:16

Dave Martinez did Sean Doolittle no favors, and now the Nats’ closer is on the injured list Martinez’s stubbornness regarding Doolittle’s role — aided and abetted by the pitcher himself — could be an issue for the Nationals down the stretch....
2019-08-19, 08:16

Iran's Rouhani says Middle East situation calls for closer ties with Russia: RIA The Middle East situation requires closer ties between Iran and Russia, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said at a China-led security bloc summit on ...
2019-06-14, 15:16