• Horn stops Corcoran late to retain title
Horn stops Corcoran late to retain title

Horn, in his first title defense, since he upset Philippine boxing hero Manny Pacquiao in Brisbane in July this year, finished strongly to batter Corcoran and forced the decision. "Just too many cuts, I couldn't see the shots coming", Corcoran said. Corcoran was left struggling to see out of his left eye late on and referee Benjy Esteves Jr.

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  • Florida school bus crash injures eight
Florida school bus crash injures eight

Two students were flown to Tampa General Hospital with serious injuries. Alberto Garcia Abreo, 14, of Lake Placid, was one of 39 on the bus when it was hit from behind by a semi-trailer truck, according to the FHP. There were 29 middle and high school students on the bus. The semi-truck driver, 45-year-old Stanley Lockwood, was charged with car...

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  • Youngstown State student brought chicken alfredo to meet underage boy for sex
Youngstown State student brought chicken alfredo to meet underage boy for sex

Police say Albert Maruna IV, a 22-year-old college student in OH, thought he was arranging a sexual rendezvous with a 15-year-old boy. Maruna made plans to meet with the cop somewhere in Austintown, noting he was bringing chicken Alfredo, Sprite and lube.

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  • Former Facebook exec: Social media is ripping apart society
Former Facebook exec: Social media is ripping apart society

Facebook says it takes responsibility for how its platform is used and "was a very different company" when the executive, Chamath Palihapitiya, worked there . The tech giant, along with rivals Twitter and Google, testified before Congress last month about the impact of social networks on last year's USA presidential election, and how Russian agen...

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"A Fucking Princess" McCaskill's Corner Were Not Katie Taylor Fans

Jessica McCaskill, from the United States, provided stern opposition at a packed York Hall in east London less than seven weeks after Taylor had won the title from Anahi Sanchez, of Argentina, in Cardiff. McCaskill had only lost once, last June by way of split decision. Throughout the short space of time that McCaskill has been fighting in the pa...

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  • DA to lay criminal charges against Zuma after state capture ruling
DA to lay criminal charges against Zuma after state capture ruling

President Jacob Zuma's power is not "an untrammelled" power that allows the president to act as he pleases, a full bench of judges in the High Court in Pretoria said on Wednesday. Mlambo said a judicial commission was best suited to investigate the allegations against Zuma: "The allegations. detailed in the report are extremely serious", he said.

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  • PM Modi commissioned Scorpene-class submarine INS Kalvari to Indian Navy
PM Modi commissioned Scorpene-class submarine INS Kalvari to Indian Navy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi commissioned India's first modern conventional submarine, INS Kalvari , into Navy's fleet in Mumbai on Thursday, a first in nearly two decades. That is why the modern and multi-dimensional Indian Navy is at the forefront of securing peace and security in the region, Modi stressed. The Prime Minister said that th...

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  • Minnesota Governor Picks Tina Smith to Fill Al Franken's Senate Seat
Minnesota Governor Picks Tina Smith to Fill Al Franken's Senate Seat

MinnPost has a good primer on Smith that emphasizes her apparently wonderful interpersonal skills, which Dayton's speech reflected. Smith served as chief of staff to Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Speculation about Smith running for governor in 2018 began before she took office as lieutenant governor. Smith told MPR News at the time that she spent seve...

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  • Anderson Cooper's Trump tweet result of someone stealing phone
Anderson Cooper's Trump tweet result of someone stealing phone

The initial tweet sent from Cooper's account was in reply to President Trump's tweet about Roy Moore's general election loss in Alabama. In a follow-up tweet Cooper said that his account had been hacked. Senate seat. "We are looking into how this happened", he said. However, it was allegedly posted from his assistant's phone after it was le...

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  • 11-year-old girl handcuffed, arrested at gunpoint in MI
11-year-old girl handcuffed, arrested at gunpoint in MI

Grand Rapids Police Department admits officers cuffed Honestie, despite her mother's protests, along with detaining two women who had exited the house with her. Honesti was then placed in the police cruiser for about 10 minutes. She was later allowed to stand in the alley with her other siblings, Williams said.

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  • Creed 2 Gets a New Director; Tessa Thompson Returning
Creed 2 Gets a New Director; Tessa Thompson Returning

Jordan will deliver a knockout!" he wrote. The script for Creed 2 was written by Sylvester Stallone , with Luke Cage showrunner Cheo Hodari Coker co-writing. Jordan and Stallone personally handpicked the new director to helm the sequel after they found out about his successful work in The Land . Ryan Coogler , who directed " Creed ", ...

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  • Israeli stabbed in apparent Jerusalem 'terror' attack
Israeli stabbed in apparent Jerusalem 'terror' attack

An AFP photographer was lightly wounded in the chest when a member of the Lebanese security forces fired a rubber bullet at him. The group gathered hundreds of meters (yards) outside the embassy to reject the move by Trump. Protestors wave the Palestinian flag during a demonstration outside the USA embassy in Awkar, on the outskirts of the Lebanese...

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  • Fury's boxing licence 'will be considered' in January
Fury's boxing licence 'will be considered' in January

In November , Fury called Anthony Joshua , the IBF and WBA champion, a "punk" and claimed he could beat him without even training or losing weight. The unbeaten 29-year-old has not fought since ending Wladimir Klitschko's reign as world heavyweight champion two years ago.

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  • San Francisco mayor Ed Lee dies from heart attack
San Francisco mayor Ed Lee dies from heart attack

The former civil rights attorney had been mayor since 2011, while serving as city administrator, the board of supervisors appointed him to fill the rest of the term of Mayor Gavin Newsom, who left to become California's lieutenant governor.

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  • S. Korea says in close communications with USA on Korean Peninsula issues
S. Korea says in close communications with USA on Korean Peninsula issues

To this end, Tillerson has overseen a global diplomatic effort to isolate Pyongyang and stifle its economy through United Nations sanctions and, ultimately, the threat of U.S. But he said the door to talks with Kim's regime was open, and left the opening wider than he had before, backing away from his former insistence that Pyongyang accept in prin...

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  • Amnesty: EU complicit in abuse of migrants
Amnesty: EU complicit in abuse of migrants

It also accused the Libyan coastguard of corruption and cooperation with human smugglers. In a new Amnesty report titled, " Libya's Dark Web of Collusion ", the authors charge that "European Union (EU) member states - and Italy in particular - have tried to keep migrants from crossing the Mediterranean.

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  • These officers stopped the NY pipe bomb suspect
These officers stopped the NY pipe bomb suspect

The Bangladeshi ISIS sympathiser who detonated a homemade pipe bomb in New York City's subway had no criminal record back home, a police official said on Tuesday, even as Dhaka vowed "zero tolerance" against terrorism. Ullah arrived in the U.S. in 2011 on a visa available to those with family connections in the country. New York State governor ...

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  • Roy Moore Vs. Doug Jones: Polls Are Closing in Alabama Senate Race
Roy Moore Vs. Doug Jones: Polls Are Closing in Alabama Senate Race

The big question: whether the allegations against Moore of sexually abusing teens and his history of controversial comments about women and minorities would be enough for a reliably red state to elect its first Democratic senator in a generation.

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  • Amid sexual misconduct allegations, Sen. Hirono calls for Trump's resignation
Amid sexual misconduct allegations, Sen. Hirono calls for Trump's resignation

Trump tweeted Tuesday morning that "Democrats have been unable to show any collusion with Russian Federation - so now they are moving on to the false accusations and fabricated stories of women who I don't know and/or have never met. "His lashing out at [Gillibrand] this AM is part of a trend that shows he does not respect women", Meeks tweeted whe...

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  • One dead in Austrian pipeline blast
One dead in Austrian pipeline blast

The shock waves of the blast have already been felt far beyond the boundaries of the station, which serves as a crucial hinge point between gas suppliers in Russian Federation and Norway and pipelines sending that gas on to Italy, the United Kingdom and other European countries.

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