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Remembering Tom Wolfe, American writer with an 'anthropologist's delight'

The National Book Awards also paid tribute. The film version of " The Right Stuff ", about the Mercury Seven astronauts, was directed by Philip Kaufman in 198...


1 killed in 'intentional' explosion at CA medical facility

Mary McWilliams told the Orange County Register that she arrived for an appointment to find smoke surrounding the area and vehicle alarms going off. "Take car...


Juventus claim seventh consecutive Serie A title after goalless draw at Roma

Is manager Massimiliano Allegri staying at Juventus? Arsenal are exploring several different candidates to replace Arsenal Wenger, and Allegri is on t...


It's back to work for Sonam Kapoor post her starry wedding

Well, looks like Sonam is not leaving any stone unturned to make sure that her past rift with ARB remains where it belongs - in past! She took to Instagram st...


Cannes 2018: Sonam Kapoor dazzles in an ivory lehenga

On day seven of the ongoing Cannes Film Festival , Sonam Kapoor and Mahira Khan exchanged warm words ahead of their red carpet appearances, while Dhanush a...


Sports betting could soon hit Maryland, West Virginia

The first bets could be placed within weeks. "For most of the other states, I'd expect it start at the beginning of the football season this fall". While unsu...


Nuclear Deal: US can also withdraw from other agreements

It was the most serious military confrontation between the two rivals to date. There will be "wind down" periods of 90 to 180 days for existing Iran contrac...


First Chinese-built aircraft carrier takes to the waves for trials

The possession of a homegrown aircraft carrier - which the Chinese Ministry of Defense has said displaces 55,000 tonnes - places China among the few military po...


Pak-Trained Man Planned High-Profile Assassinations In Mumbai, Arrested

The operation to nab one more terror suspect in the city is now underway. Mirza, according to the ATS , had received training in bomb-making, suicide bombing a...


Afghan militants kill at least four in Jalalabad attack

Qaderi said at least four attackers then stormed into the building with rocket-propelled-grenade launchers and AK-47 assault rifles. "Security forces are in t...


McCain's Daughter on WH Aide's Remark

Meghan McCain , the senator's daughter, responded on " The View ", the ABC television show where she is a host. "We respect Sen. McCain's service to our natio...


Russian bombers BUZZ Alaska - US fighter jets SCRAMBLED for emergency intercept

Russian nuclear forces dispatch two strategic bombers into the air defense zone near Alaska on Friday and the aircraft were intercepted by American F-22 jets, t...


How politicians reacted to riots in Aurangabad

Among those injured were seven women and a dozen policemen, including an assistant commissioner of police. Section 144 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC...


Weekend forecast: A little rain, a little sunshine

The primary concern will be the chance for heavy rain with any storms. "Most of Sunday looks pretty good , " he said. Scattered afternoon showers and a f...


DR Congo: British tourists kidnapped in Virunga National Park

Joel Wengamulay, spokesman for the Congolese Institute for The Conservation of Nature, told the United Nations -backed Radio Okapi that the kidnapping occurred ...


'Throw Iranians out,' Israel tells Syria

Russian Federation understands the risks of a clash between Iran and Israel and "all its efforts are aimed at avoiding this worst-case outcome", said Elena ...


Fed Up Homeland Security Chief Nearly Resigned After Trump Publicly Berated Her

A senior administration official confirmed the incident to Reuters, saying: "He lit into her". Trump lashed out at his Cabinet, and Nielsen in particular, whe...


ISIS claims responsibility for Paris knife attack

An unidentified suspect carried outside a traumatic assault Saturday day at the 2nd Arrondissement of Paris, north of the Seine River, which ultimately led into...


Gun bill vetoed by Oklahoma's governor

That law, which would permit faith-based adoption and foster care agencies to turn away same-sex couples, was approved by Republican Gov. Mary Fallin on Fri...


Donald Trump 'somewhat embarrassed' by Russia investigation, chief of staff says

But he later clarified that the president is "distracted". The comments could further raise tensions between Mr Trump and Mr Kelly, whose attempt to bring ord...