• Fury receives backdated 2-year doping ban, free to box again
Fury receives backdated 2-year doping ban, free to box again

Both Hughie and Tyson Fury have strongly denied the nandrolone charges, saying the positive tests were a result of eating wild boar that had not been castrated. "Fury tweeted: "@anthonyfjoshua where you at boy? In a statement he said he and Hughie Fury were "happy" the issue had been settled and that they can "move forward knowing they will n...

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  • Iran's Pres. Rouhani due in Turkey to attend OIC summit
Iran's Pres. Rouhani due in Turkey to attend OIC summit

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will represent Pakistan at extra-ordinary summit of Organization of Islamic Cooperation on Al-Quds Al-Sharif being held in Istanbul on Wednesday (December 13). "We want the United States to turn back from its mistake". The president will deliver a speech at the emergency meeting on the holy city of al-Quds (J...

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  • Schiff stiffed as White House Hanukkah party bars Jewish Democrats
Schiff stiffed as White House Hanukkah party bars Jewish Democrats

Democrats, if you keep believing that Trump will undo himself before we can get to 2020, you are going to be horribly wrong. The holiday party came one day after the president's announcement that the USA will now observe Jersusalem as the official capital of Israel, and that the US embassy will be moved there from its current location in Tel Aviv...

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  • Judge Roy Moore avoids spotlight ahead of Alabama Senate vote
Judge Roy Moore avoids spotlight ahead of Alabama Senate vote

Voters on Tuesday can choose Moore or his Democratic opponent Doug Jones , a former federal prosecutor. Mr Shah said the president and White House have made clear that the Moore allegations are "troubling and concerning" and "should be taken seriously".

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  • Ukrainian president arrives in Lithuania
Ukrainian president arrives in Lithuania

Perceived backsliding on reform commitments, including delays in establishing an independent court to handle corruption cases, has held up billions of dollars in loans under Ukraine's $17.5 billion International Monetary Fund program. Poroshenko's faction is the largest in parliament and the president also nominates the general prosecutor. Saakas...

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  • 49 nations have violated UN sanctions on North Korea
49 nations have violated UN sanctions on North Korea

A senior United Nations official has visited a children's food factory and a hospital in Pyongyang during his high-profile trip to the reclusive country, the North's state media reported Friday. But US State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert expressed a somewhat different perspective during the daily press briefing on December 7. "Through th...

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  • Flynn told a business associate Russian sanctions would be 'ripped up'
Flynn told a business associate Russian sanctions would be 'ripped up'

The memo was intended for Trump to sign, though there's no indication the President saw it, the Journal reported. The witness did not specify which sanctions Flynn was referring to in his texts. "I have spoken to this whistleblower, and I find this person to be authentic, credible, and reliable", Cummings wrote. That's the explosive, but unveri...

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  • UAE applauds military campaign by Yemen ex-president against Houthis
UAE applauds military campaign by Yemen ex-president against Houthis

The Houthis' Interior Ministry said Saleh was killed by rebels from the Shiite group. In response, Houthi chief Abdul-Malek al-Houthi made a surprise speech this morning, calling on Saleh and tribal leaders to intervene to stop the internal bloodshed and reunite the internal ranks to face the "aggression", in reference to the Saudi-led milita...

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  • Senators urge FCC to delay net neutrality vote
Senators urge FCC to delay net neutrality vote

The protests are being organized by Team Internet, a "grassroots network of almost half a million volunteer activists spearheaded by Demand Progress, Fight for the Future, and Free Press Action Fund, three of the groups behind the massive July 12 net neutrality day of action that drove millions of comments, emails, and phone calls to the FCC and Co...

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  • Trump attacks his own Federal Bureau of Investigation in series of tweets
Trump attacks his own Federal Bureau of Investigation in series of tweets

According to the Washington Post , Peter Strzok , who was a key participant into the investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server was asked to step aside, according to sources. Supporters of the president have pointed to Democratic campaign contributions by members of the special counsel team, and to the Uranium One dea...

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  • Fla. girl found safe after running away with soccer coach
Fla. girl found safe after running away with soccer coach

It wasnt immediately clear if Rodriguez has a lawyer. It's believed she left voluntarily with him, authorities said earlier. As CrimeOnline previously reported , 17-year-old Caitlyn Frisina was reported missing from her Lake City home nearly a week ago and was believed to have left with Rian Rodriguez.

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  • Eric Dier and Jan Vertonghen watch World Cup draw together
Eric Dier and Jan Vertonghen watch World Cup draw together

The Three Lions were also handed the tricky proposition of a game with Belgium, who boast what is seen as a golden generation featuring the likes of Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard , in Kaliningrad in their final Group G game. In 1978, Tunisia became the first African nation to ever win a match at a World Cup when beating Mexico 3-1 in Argenti...

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  • Syria: Israeli missiles hit military base near Damascas
Syria: Israeli missiles hit military base near Damascas

Iran has not commented on the incident. Israeli aircraft on Friday fired several missiles at Iranian military base outside the Syrian capital of Damascus, Sky News Arabia and other news media reported. Israel has not confirmed that attack either. It is not clear whether the Syrian army or Iranian and Hizballah militias were targeted in the ...

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  • Former Marine gets life in prison for rape
Former Marine gets life in prison for rape

The American said that he did not mean to kill her by hitting her on the head, but later stabbed her and disposed of her body in the woods when she died. Witnesses told Japanese media that the Marine, 21-year-old Nicholas James McLean, ran a red light, and prosecutors later arrested him for drunk driving.

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  • Michael Flynn makes perp walk, says he's cooperating with special counsel
Michael Flynn makes perp walk, says he's cooperating with special counsel

ABC News , citing an unnamed source, reported that Flynn is prepared to testify Trump "directed him to make contact with the Russians". White House lawyer Ty Cobb told The Associated Press that Flynn's guilty plea and pledge to cooperate with the Russian Federation investigation does not implicate "anyone other than Mr.

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  • Illegal Alien Who Shot Kate Steinle Found Not Guilty Of Murder
Illegal Alien Who Shot Kate Steinle Found Not Guilty Of Murder

A ballistics investigation revealed that the bullet skipped off the pavement before hitting Steinle in the back as she stood with her father on a popular pier, lending credence to Zarate's claims that the shooting was an accident. After the verdict, Jim Steinle told the Chronicle he was "saddened and shocked". Jim Steinle, left, father of Ka...

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  • White House Says Tillerson Is 'Here,' For Now
White House Says Tillerson Is 'Here,' For Now

The nature of the reported change also suggests a change in the administration's focus, with Tillerson having, for instance, ruled out imposing regime change in North Korea, while Pompeo , said to be a Trump favorite recently, has openly advocated it.

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  • Quake shakes DE, tremors felt in Maryland
Quake shakes DE, tremors felt in Maryland

The U.S. Geological Survey ( USGS ) published a map showing the quake which was felt in Virginia, North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Connecticut and NY. "It felt like I was going up and down and the building was going up and down", he said. Carberry said there were no signs of damage at the base, and no...

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  • Black Friday Gun Shoppers Set a Single-Day Record
Black Friday Gun Shoppers Set a Single-Day Record

The FBI says it fielded 203,086 background check requests for gun purchases on the day after Thanksgiving - the highest daily total ever, reports USA Today . Sessions cited the November 5 shooting at a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas , as proof that "relevant information may not be getting reported to the NICS".

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  • Uber Hack Affected 2.7 Million Users And Drivers In The UK
Uber Hack Affected 2.7 Million Users And Drivers In The UK

When Uber learned of the breach, it did not notify law enforcement, consumers, or drivers, but instead paid the hackers $100,000 to delete the data they had stolen. The data is understood to have included names, email addresses and mobile phone numbers, but according to Uber, trip location history, credit card and bank account numbers, and dates of...

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