Infantino hits out at 'FIFA bashing' and 'fake news'

The Swiss-Italian has been criticised for a perceived lack of action since replacing Sepp Blatter in February 2016 but Infantino has suggested "fake news" from "FIFA-bashing" countries has unfairly portrayed his presidency in a negative light. More..

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Commerce chief: 3 percent growth not achievable this year
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Commerce chief: 3 percent growth not achievable this year

I'm not playing", Trump said. During those phone calls, the Canadian and Mexican leaders asked Trump whether he'd be willing to negotiate the tri-partisan trade deal rather than toss it out, the preside...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Sanchez keeps Arsenal in top-four hunt

It was Sanchez's cross that Aaron Ramsey headed back across goal for Giroud to nod in the visitors' second goal in the 83rd minute. "The whole team was dynamic, focused and showed a convincing desire to w...More..

Arrested journalist says he was only trying to do job
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Arrested journalist says he was only trying to do job

Price was walking through a hallway in the state Capitol, which he was visiting with Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway as part of a "listening tour" on the opioid crisis . " No one who identified themselves as ...More..

India's top court upholds death sentences for gang-rape attackers
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

India's top court upholds death sentences for gang-rape attackers

Annie Raja, General Secretary of the National Federation of Indian Women, though hailed the verdict in this case, asked if death sentence can deter crimes against women. Talking to media, she said that we have ...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Princess Charlotte turns two

For Charlotte's first birthday, mom Kate got behind the camera to take the sweet pictures, which showed Charlotte playing around the family's home of Anmer Hall in adorable pink and blue outfits (with match...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

What the French Election Result Means for Europe

Mr Farron said: "I would like to congratulate Emmanuel Macron on his election as France's new president". So what does this result mean not just for France but Europe going forward? Macron's opponent in the...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

'Dance Moms' star Abby Lee Miller sentenced to prison for fraud

On top of her jail time, Miller is also required to pay a fine of $40,000 and a $120,000 judgment for the currency-reporting violation charges she was hit with last summer. "I can only assure you that I will ne...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Here's the path the health bill could take in the Senate

And that was in a chamber Republicans control 238-193. It also marked a reversal of fortune for the Republican President, who suffered a stunning defeat in late March when House Republican leaders pulled legi...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Australia's Budget Deficit To Narrow Before Surplus In 2020 To 2021

A new body, the Australian Financial Complaints Authority, will be tasked with resolving disputes, and banks will face fines of as much as A$200 million for misconduct. The biggest blow for offshore propert...More..

Comey asked for more resources for Russian Federation investigation before termination
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Comey asked for more resources for Russian Federation investigation before termination

FBI Director James Comey was abruptly fired by President Trump on Tuesday as he was readying to give a speech to staffers in Los Angeles. Theories abound about why Trump fired Comey - and why now. Heitkamp sa...More..

White House says Trump did not prompt DOJ review of Comey
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

White House says Trump did not prompt DOJ review of Comey

While the House investigation into Trump's Russian Federation ties has become totally derailed by posturing and recriminations, and the FBI investigation is under a pall after Comey's firing, the Senate investi...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Trump defying critical Federal Bureau of Investigation storm

Vice President Mike Pence is also defending that decision. The official answer to the first is that the administration of President Donald Trump was dissatisfied with James Comey's handling of the Hillary C...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Chelsea relegate Middlesbrough to move closer to PL title

And Azpilicueta has been effective in the role, forming a valuable partnership with Gary Cahill and David Luiz to help Chelsea to the brink of the Premier League title. "That is why I am looking for that cons...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

KRUGMAN: 'We arguably do not have a legitimate president or administration'

Russia's alleged involvement in the 2016 presidential election will continue to be investigated, Ryan assured viewers. President Trump abruptly fired F.B.I. Burr also said he spoke with Comey on Monda...More..

Aaron Hernandez Will 'Always Be Guilty,' Says Odin Lloyd's Mother
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Aaron Hernandez Will 'Always Be Guilty,' Says Odin Lloyd's Mother

At that time, his attorney, Jose Baez , announced that they would continue to appeal Hernandez's 2015 murder conviction. Hernandez committed suicide in his cell last month, leaving a number of questions unansw...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Indonesia courts jails Jakarta's Christian governor for blasphemy against Islam

The governor was arrested immediately after the verdict and taken to Cipinang Prison in east Jakarta , but is set to file an appeal. He was summoned to court previous year to face trial on charges of insulti...More..

Always Dreaming wins soggy 143rd Kentucky Derby
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Always Dreaming wins soggy 143rd Kentucky Derby

UPDATE Always Dreaming splashed through the slop to win the Kentucky Derby by 2 ¾ lengths, giving trainer Todd Pletcher and jockey John Velazquez their second victories in the race but their first together. "He...More..

Kensington Palace releases new photo of Princess Charlotte
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Kensington Palace releases new photo of Princess Charlotte

Just hours after Kensington Palace released a photograph celebrate the royal toddler's second birthday, visits to the website of United Kingdom department store John Lewis spiked, as parents desperately tried t...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Yates 'bluntly' warned Trump that Russians could blackmail Flynn

Her testimony, coupled with the revelation hours earlier that former President Barack Obama had warned Trump shortly after the November election against hiring Flynn, made clear that alarms about Flynn had re...More..

Cinco de Mayo gets political with Trump supporters bashed
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Cinco de Mayo gets political with Trump supporters bashed

He also described the Battle of Puebla - the Mexican victory over the French which the holiday celebrates - as "a day defined by courage and sacrifice in the defense of freedom". According to José Alamillo, pro...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Verify: Can the measles vaccine cause autism?

Vaccine skeptics are to blame for Minnesota's largest measles outbreak in decades, health officials say . Health officials in Minnesota are tackling the worst measles outbreak in almost 30 years. Among those...More..

Key Points in Republican Healthcare Reform
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Key Points in Republican Healthcare Reform

But in the week since, Senate Republicans are quickly coming up against some of the same obstacles that dogged House Republicans - and dealing with new problems of their own creation. "Facing solid Democratic o...More..

Trump signs one-week funding bill to avoid shutdown
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Trump signs one-week funding bill to avoid shutdown

However, this is our best path forward", Frelinghuysen said. Lawmakers plan to pass the larger spending measure sometime next week. "Today's measure shows the American people that we are making a good-faith...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Zinke to visit Grand Staircase monument

Zinke's hour-long meeting Sunday with the Bears Ears Inter-Tribal Coalition came as the Interior secretary kicked off a four-day tour in Utah. Racial tension in the region dates at least to the end of the 19 ...More..

GOP backs away from negotiating to push Dayton on budget
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

GOP backs away from negotiating to push Dayton on budget

But Republicans appeared to abandon the negotiating table late Monday night, taking steps to start sending the bills to Dayton's desk. It's an effort to pressure Dayton to move their way with more in tax cuts a...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Australia Budget 2017: Treasurer Unveils Big Banks Tax

Fiscal policy in Australia is set to tighten with the budget deficit forecast to shrink from 2.1% of GDP this year to 1.6% in 2018. Treasurer Scott Morrison and Finance Minister Mathias Cormann with the Budge...More..

Amber Alert issued for OH one-year-old
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Amber Alert issued for OH one-year-old

Darius Heard Jr. was found safe at his grandparents' house on 16th Street in the Kenmore neighborhood, Akron police said. His father, Darius Rashaad Heard, 27, is black with black hair and brown eyes. They ar...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Phoenix police unsure what motivated accused serial shooter

Aaron Saucedo, initially arrested on April 19 for a fatal shooting in 2015, was re-booked on Monday into a Maricopa county jail and is now facing 26 charges for a total of 12 shootings, reports USA Today. Numer...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Employer responsibilities around mental health in the workplace

THREE children in every classroom will experience a mental health problem by the time they're 16. Andy Begley, director of adult services and member of Shropshire's Health and Wellbeing Board said: "Instead o...More..