• Ghana maul Nigeria 4-1 to win WAFU Cup
Ghana maul Nigeria 4-1 to win WAFU Cup

The local-based senior national side will have the opportunity to grab the United States dollars $100,000 cash prize if they win the trophy on Sunday. It was a sweet revenge for the Black Stars, who lost 2-0 to the same team in a group game on Monday. Super Eagles number 10 Rabiu Ali had a sight of goal but Samuel Sarfo blocked his shot to ...

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  • Tropical Storm Lee forms in the Atlantic, joining Hurricane Jose
Tropical Storm Lee forms in the Atlantic, joining Hurricane Jose

It was centered about 355 miles (575 kilometers) southeast of Cape Hattaras late Sunday morning and was moving north at 9 mph (15 kph). On Saturday, forecasters warned that the Tropical Storm Lee formed in the Atlantic Ocean, joining Hurricane Jose and a tropical depression that is soon expected to become Tropical Storm Maria .

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  • Vikings WR Stefon Diggs almost has record-setting day vs. Bucs
Vikings WR Stefon Diggs almost has record-setting day vs. Bucs

Unlike a week ago, Minnesota's receivers were able to establish themselves as deep threats. Tampa Bay's defense got a quick three-and-out and the Buccaneers quickly moved back over midfield. On third-and-three from the Vikings' 41, Keenum threw to Diggs on the left sideline. As has become a weekly tradition, Xavier Rhodes shadowed top Bucs ...

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  • India says Rohingyas a threat as Myanmar seeks global help
India says Rohingyas a threat as Myanmar seeks global help

Myanmar's army chief on Thursday called for internally displaced non-Muslims to go home. The Government of India has told the Supreme Court that the country can not risk holding the more than 40,000 Rohingya refugees who have flocked to India following the crackdown on militant groups in Myanmar, even as more than 410,000 from Myanmar's Muslim mi...

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  • Kim Jong Un threatens to 'tame' Trump
Kim Jong Un threatens to 'tame' Trump

Anxiety is especially acute among liberals who fear that President Trump's confrontational rhetoric could upset the balance that has maintained a tense peace on the Korean peninsula for decades. Yesterday, North Korea's leader, Kim Jong Un, responded with a lengthy statement . Earlier this month, North Korea conducted its most powerful nuclear t...

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  • Andy Carroll Must Stay Fit For New Deal Declares Slaven Bilic
Andy Carroll Must Stay Fit For New Deal Declares Slaven Bilic

Kane netted twice in the space of four first-half minutes to take his tally against the Hammers to seven goals in his last six Premier League games. Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has defended his management of one of his star midfielders Mousa Dembele. The 24-year-old has scored 103 goals in 171 games for the club, but has yet to win a ...

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  • Niasse is Everton's unlikely match-winner
Niasse is Everton's unlikely match-winner

The striker was denied a hat-trick when his header came back off the post, before Niasse marked his first Everton first-team appearance since May 2016 by registering his maiden goal for the club with seven minutes to go. Winning is always the best medicine - to get that confidence you need to put in good performances. Ronald Koeman: "Now we n...

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  • CVS limits opioid prescriptions to fight epidemic
CVS limits opioid prescriptions to fight epidemic

The average supply that doctors in the U.S. allow patients increased from 13 days in 2006 to 18 days in 2015, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . President Donald Trump also recently announced plans to declare the opioid crisis a national emergency. Ford says KDMC has been working on similar ways to fight the epidemic a...

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  • Brigham Young University Will Sell Caffeinated Soda, Reversing Decades-Old Policy
Brigham Young University Will Sell Caffeinated Soda, Reversing Decades-Old Policy

Smith's directive, focused on "hot drinks", predated the proliferation of soda drinking in the USA, from manufacturers including Coke and its rival PepsiCo PEP, -0 .68% Brigham Young, the school's namesake, was the second president of the Latter Day Saints.

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  • Ram Rahim threatened to kill me: Honeypreet's ex-husband
Ram Rahim threatened to kill me: Honeypreet's ex-husband

Mr Gupta, whose family was a staunch dera follower, was married to Honeypreet in 2009 at the behest of Ram Rahim. A lookout notice has also been issued against her. Honeypreet, the controversial "adopted" daughter of Ram Rahim Singh, has been absconding since August 25 evening. Ram Rahim faces more trouble as the Central Bureau of Investigation (...

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  • Myanmar protesters try to block aid shipment to Muslim Rohingya
Myanmar protesters try to block aid shipment to Muslim Rohingya

While the Sheikh Hasina government in Bangladesh, as of now, has chose to provide refuge to Rohingyas fleeing persecution in Myanmar , the country has already reached out its neighbours, including India, to condemn the violence and seek a solution to the crisis.

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  • S&P downgrades Pennsylvania credit to A-plus, cites budget problems
S&P downgrades Pennsylvania credit to A-plus, cites budget problems

Now, Republicans in the House and Senate will attempt to work with Governor Tom Wolf to figure out a compromise. What that really means is borrowing $1 billion upfront in return for giving the lowest bidder - an investment bank or hedge fund, perhaps - the rights to a certain slice of state revenue for up to 10 years.

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  • OECD Says Global Growth Improving, But Self Sustained Recovery Not Secured
OECD Says Global Growth Improving, But Self Sustained Recovery Not Secured

Mann said in the statement. The US growth is estimated at 2.1% in 2017 and 2.4% in 2018, while the euro area is expected to grow at a 2.1% rate in 2017 and 1.9% in 2018. "In India, the transitory effects of demonetisation and of the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax ( GST (Taiwan OTC: 5262.TWO - news ) ) have led to a downward re...

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  • Bradford remains game-time decision for non-contact knee injury
Bradford remains game-time decision for non-contact knee injury

Yet Zimmer professed continued faith in Keenum, who will play quarterback for the team while Bradford is out. "I think a lot of it just depends on how my knee responds when we go out there in practice this week", Bradford told reporters when asked about his prospects to play Sunday.

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  • Get your family vaccinated this season
Get your family vaccinated this season

Danny Avula, director of the health district, during the event. It's also recommended that pregnant women get a flu vaccine during any trimester of their pregnancy. Commonly known as the flu, influenza is a respiratory illness caused by a virus. High Dose Flu Vaccine is also available for those 65 years of age and older.

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  • Bangladesh receives 270 tons of food aid for Rohingya refugees
Bangladesh receives 270 tons of food aid for Rohingya refugees

Several arrests were made, officials said. In a release the Commission stated: "In this situation deporting the Rohingya children and their mothers staying in different shelter homes and correctional homes of Bengal means to throw them into the jaws of death".

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  • President Buhari addresses UN General Assembly
President Buhari addresses UN General Assembly

Closer to home, he said Nigeria's state institutions "are being strengthened to promote accountability and combat corruption and asset recovery". Africa's "faith in democracy remains firm and unshaken", he added. He proposed for a strong United Nations delegation, from all regions of the globe to negotiate with the North Korean authorities. "...

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  • Hurricane Jose More Likely to Impact Connecticut
Hurricane Jose More Likely to Impact Connecticut

For the SC coast, no direct impact is expected with Jose , but risky surf and rip currents will be possible over the next few days. Although Maria is not yet a hurricane, watches have already been issued in many Caribbean nations. A coastal flood watch is in effect through Wednesday . At 11 p.m., the center of Hurricane Jose was located...

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  • Sensex, Nifty end flat; DRL up, Hero MotoCorp down
Sensex, Nifty end flat; DRL up, Hero MotoCorp down

The BSE market breadth was bearish with 1,311 declines and 1,293 advances. Major gainers in the 30-share index were Dr Reddy's Laboratories (3.33%), Tata Steel (1.64%), I T C (1.27%), Wipro (1.07%), State Bank Of India (1.03%), and Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (1.01%).

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  • Hurricane Maria batters Caribbean, one dead, two missing in Guadeloupe
Hurricane Maria batters Caribbean, one dead, two missing in Guadeloupe

The storm, which has been fluctuating between categories four and five, made a landfall in Dominica as a category five storm at midnight and is now wreaking havoc in St Croix at the US Virgin Islands . Virgin Islands, St. Thomas and St. John, were devastated. The top of a church is seen through branches as Hurricane Maria hits Puerto R...

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