Sunday, December 17, 2017
South Africa's ruling ANC party prepares to elect new leader
The vote to choose the next president of South Africa's ruling African National Congress party is getting underway, after disputes over the credentials of party delegates, highlighting the bitter fight within Nelson Mandela...
Updated: 4 hours ago
Clemson rallies past No. 22 Florida 71-69
Marcquise Reed threw a 75-foot pass to Elijah Thomas for a dunk that put the Clemson Tigers ahead to stay with 37 seconds left, and they beat the No. 22 Florida Gators 71-69 in the Orange Bowl Classic
Published: 12/16/17
50 Chinese couples marry in Sri Lanka in mass ceremony
Clad in traditional Chinese, western and Sri Lankan costumes and with local drummers and dancers performing, 50 Chinese couples were married at a mass wedding ceremony in Sri Lanka's capital
Updated: 3 hours ago
Christmas tail: Europe deal could slow yuletide lobster biz
Christmastime is typically a busy time of year for American seafood exporters, as lobster is popular in some European countries around the holiday
Updated: 4 hours ago
5 in double figures as New Hampshire rolls to 111-31 win
Tanner Leissner and Iba Camara combined for 31 points and 18 rebounds in just a dozen minutes as New Hampshire cruised past Division III Lyndon College 111-31
Published: 12/16/17
North Korea marks 6th anniversary of Kim Jong Il's death
Crowds of flower-bearing North Koreans are paying their respects before statues and portraits of their leaders on the sixth anniversary of the death of Kim Jong Un's father, Kim Jong Il
Published: 12/16/17
NAIA power LSU Shreveport upsets Northwestern State, 85-84
Benjamin Batts hit a 3-pointer to get LSU-Shreveport within a point of Northwestern State with a minute to play and DJ Clayton scored on a layup with 14 seconds left to lift the NAIA-Pilots to an 85-84 upset of the Division...
Published: 12/16/17
Prince Harry interviews Obama for radio show
Britain's Prince Harry has interviewed Barack Obama for a radio program in which the former U.S. president shared his memories of the day he left office and his hopes for the future
Updated: 3 hours ago
GOP betting that its fix for US economy will defy warnings
GOP is betting that its prescription for US economy will defy warnings of economists
Updated: 9 hours ago
Winning numbers drawn in 'Lotto' game
Winning numbers drawn in 'Lotto' game
Updated: 11 hours ago
Prosecutors become treasure hunters in repatriation campaign
Prosecutors in New York City have been on an aggressive campaign to seize ancient artworks and objects they believe were looted from their home countries
Updated: 2 hours ago
3 people die in a small plane crash in southeastern Indiana
State police say three people have died in a small plane crash in southeastern Indiana
Updated: 2 hours ago
Taliban kill 11 Afghan police in attack on checkpoints
An Afghan official says Taliban insurgents have attacked checkpoints in the southern Helmand province, killing 11 police
Updated: 3 hours ago