• 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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  • Hanukkah evolves as part of holidays
Hanukkah evolves as part of holidays

Hosted by the American Friends of Chabad Lubavitch , the night features musical performances from Dreidelman and the Macabees, as well as and the United States Air Force Band. "He took a holiday, which is a festive very happy holiday, and turned it into very much a public holiday that became very widely known in the non Jewish world as well as the...

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  • Turkey's Erdogan expected to spit fire at OIC meeting on Jerusalem
Turkey's Erdogan expected to spit fire at OIC meeting on Jerusalem

Pakistan strongly condemned US President Donald Trump's move to recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital, voicing its concern "over the implications of this decision for worldwide peace and security, especially in the Middle East", according to a Foreign Office statement.

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  • Ann Arbor could get another 7 inches of snow Wednesday
Ann Arbor could get another 7 inches of snow Wednesday

Most areas will probably see about 3 to 5 inches of snow once the overnight and morning snows stop, Ansuini said. Sunday: Mostly cloudy; high near 38 degrees. Heavy snow showers from Lake Michigan are likely to blanket portions of the viewing area through the late evening hours. Areas affected will be generally south of Buffalo, as well as off th...

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  • Charles Jenkins: Cold War defector to North Korea dies
Charles Jenkins: Cold War defector to North Korea dies

Jenkins said the he was in a virtual prison during the first eight years in North Korea, living in a small room with other three other US defectors and forced to learn the works of North Korean founder Kim Il-sung, NPR said. In 2002, Pyongyang released Soga, who returned to Japan . He said he had planned to go to Russian Federation and turn hims...

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  • Maradona Statue Unveiled in India and... Gets Mocked Even More Than Ronaldo's
Maradona Statue Unveiled in India and... Gets Mocked Even More Than Ronaldo's

Maradona will perhaps secretly have his fingers crossed that his statue sees the same fate as countryman Lionel Messi. His second visit in nine years may have been a low-key one unlike in 2008, but the legend still charmed about a thousand-odd crowd at a charity event in a north Kolkata club this afternoon.

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  • Firefighters protect seaside California towns as blaze rages
Firefighters protect seaside California towns as blaze rages

It was their job to assess how vulnerable homes north of the highway between San Ysidro Road and Park Lane were to the incoming fire. Although the Thomas Fire is still raging, most of the smaller fires are being gradually brought under control, officials said.

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  • India to host trilateral talks with China, Russia
India to host trilateral talks with China, Russia

The two countries are celebrating 70 years of their diplomatic relationship and there was a general satisfaction with regard to trade, military and energy ties. Swaraj said the discussions included issues like the challenges of the global economy, increasing terrorism, transnational organised crime, smuggling of drugs, natural and man-made disaster...

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  • 2-magnitude quake hits Iran
2-magnitude quake hits Iran

The U.S. Geological Survey reported it was 5.4. Another quake that hits the Iranian state at 5.4 occurred in western Iran on Monday, where last month 530 people died because of 7.3 magnitude natural disaster. Although Iran is the Earthquake-prone zone as it sits on major fault lines. An natural disaster of magnitude 6.2 hit Kerman province in...

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  • Two Palestinians killed in Israeli attack in Gaza - local residents
Two Palestinians killed in Israeli attack in Gaza - local residents

Although not complete, he said the tunnel was " very substantial ", equipped with electricity, communications equipment and a ventilation system. Reports from Gaza 's Hamas-controlled Health Ministry said Tuesday that two Palestinians were killed in what was described as an assassination by an Israeli military drone.

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  • SNOW WARNING: Preston's hour-by-hour snow forecast for Sunday
SNOW WARNING: Preston's hour-by-hour snow forecast for Sunday

Further snow and ice expected overnight - and Met Eireann is warning paths and roads will again be treacherous overnight and tomorrow. Temperatures on Sunday night could drop as low as -8 in some parts of the country, Met Éireann have warned.

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  • Rahul Gandhi likely to take over as Congress President on December 16
Rahul Gandhi likely to take over as Congress President on December 16

Thing is, this isn't the first time Rahul Gandhi ditched the private jet and went common flight way. Thus, the coinicdence fanned the speculations of Rahul Gandhi visiting Delhi to wish Congress president on her 71st birthday. Mr Gandhi, who has spent much of the last several weeks leading the party's campaign in Gujarat, reportedly made a deci...

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  • Plane Falls From Sky, Crashes Into House in San Diego
Plane Falls From Sky, Crashes Into House in San Diego

It had taken off from Montgomery-Gibbs Airport, about a half-mile away. The two survivors were transported to a nearby hospital with burn injuries. The house the aircraft plunged into was apparently empty at the time, officials said. They broke windows and began putting water on the flames from a garden hose until firefighters arrived. Four peopl...

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