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 2020-01-17 22:14 

Kuwait News Agency

Back to back wins for Asia Handball Ch'ship hosts Kuwait after HK drabbing...

KUWAIT, Jan 17 (KUNA) -- Hosts Kuwait thrashed Hong Kong 42-18 in the AHF Asian Handball Championship, winning their second game in a row at Sheikh Saad Al-Abdullah Sports Hall Complex on Friday. The victory comes on the back of a 25-22 scoreline, which s...

 2020-01-17 22:13 

Ecns.cn

S.Korea says policy on DPRK belongs to matter of sovereignty...

South Korea's unification ministry said on Friday that the country's policy on the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) belonged to a matter of sovereignty....

 2020-01-17 22:13 

Reuters

[ UK ]

IMF chief says interactions with Argentina 'very constructive' so far...

International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said on Frida......

 2020-01-17 22:12 

AFP

Stokes, Pope hundreds and late wickets put England on top...

South Africa face a huge battle for survival after England dominated the second day of the third Test at St George's Park on Friday.Pope said the injury break had also helped him mentally, making him hungry to get back....

 2020-01-17 22:11 

UPI

[ Science ]

Scientists film chemical bond making, breaking...

Everything depends on chemical bonds. Without chemical bonds, everything would fall apart. And yet, scientists don't entirely understand how chemical bonding works....

 2020-01-17 22:11 

AP

New sinkhole found at endangered Mississippi dam...

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — An inspection found a new sinkhole at a Mississippi lake where an earthen dam could fail because of high water levels linked to heavy rains, officials said......

 2020-01-17 22:11 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Sanders climbs, now tied with Biden among registered voters - Reuters/Ipsos poll...

U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders has been steadily climbing in popularity this year a......

 2020-01-17 22:10 

BloombergQuint

David Glass, Former Walmart CEO Who Bought Royals, Dies at 84...

David Glass, Former Walmart CEO Who Bought Royals, Dies at 84...

 2020-01-17 22:07 

AP

Ex-youth center counselor's lawyer sees greed behind charges...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — An attorney for a man charged with repeatedly raping a teenage boy at New Hampshire's state-run youth detention center in the 1990s said Friday the allegations are motivated......

 2020-01-17 22:06 

Ecns.cn

Chinese acupuncture popular in Myanmar...

"Students in Myanmar have great interest in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) and want to learn more about acupuncture" according to a lecturer in SW China's Yunnan University of Chinese Medicine...

 2020-01-17 22:05 

AP

Atlantic City mayor: Tear down 'eyesore' of ex-Trump casino...

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Atlantic City's mayor wants to demolish the former Trump Plaza Hotel & Casino.Mayor Marty Small said in a speech Thursday to a business group that knocking down......

 2020-01-17 22:05 

AP

Pentagon adding to restrictions on foreign military students...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon is imposing new restrictions and controls on all international military students at American bases, including limits on their possession of firearms, in response to......

 2020-01-17 22:02 

Reuters Canada

Lawyers for Huawei CFO call Canada prosecutor's arguments 'circular'...

Extraditing Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou to the United States based on American sanctions against Iran would set a dangerous precedent and could even undermine Canada...

 2020-01-17 22:01 

Reuters Canada

Blizzard slams Canada's Newfoundland, state of emergency declared in capital...

A winter blizzard hammered Canada...

 2020-01-17 22:00 

AP

Georgia says new voting system on track, critics skeptical...

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia is on track to have its new election system ready for the presidential primaries in March, lawyers for the state assured a judge Friday, but critics pushed for a more......

 2020-01-17 22:00 

AFP

Dutch art sleuth finds rare stolen copy of 'Prince of Persian poets'...

A stolen 15th-century book by the famed Persian poet Hafez has been recovered by a Dutch art detective after an international "race against time" that drew the alleged interest of Iran's secret service.In 2011 German police recovered 174 of th...

 2020-01-17 22:00 

AFP

Ken Starr, celebrity lawyer Dershowitz join Trump defense team...

Ken Starr, who was at the center of Bill Clinton's impeachment in the 1990s, and America's biggest celebrity lawyer Alan Dershowitz were announced Friday to be joining President Donald Trump's Senate impeachment defense.US media reports said S...

 2020-01-17 22:00 

AFP

Ken Starr, celebrity lawyer Dershowitz join Trump defense team...

Ken Starr, who was at the center of Bill Clinton's impeachment in the 1990s, and America's biggest celebrity lawyer Alan Dershowitz were announced Friday to be joining President Donald Trump's Senate impeachment defense.US media reports said S...

 2020-01-17 22:00 

Yonhap News

S. Korea's options on Hormuz strait appear shortlisted...

SEOUL, Jan. 18 (Yonhap) -- The South Korean government has yet to complete a review of opt......

 2020-01-17 21:59 

Reuters

[ US ]

Children, young adults cannot sue U.S. government over climate change: ruling...

A U.S. federal appeals court on Friday threw out a lawsuit by children and young adults who claimed they had a constitutional right to be protected from climate change, in a major setback to efforts to spur the U.S. government to address the issue....

 2020-01-17 21:59 

Ecns.cn

China completes successful brain-computer interface implant...

Zhejiang University announced on Friday the success of China's first brain-computer interface (BCI) implant....

 2020-01-17 21:59 

UPI

Supreme Court to hear case allowing electors to go against popular vote...

The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear a case in which electoral college members seek the right to vote for a presidential candidate who didn't win the popular vote in their state....

 2020-01-17 21:59 

Ecns.cn

Heartbreaking pictures show koala mourning dead friend...

Photo taken on Jan. 15, 2020, on South Australia's Kangaroo Island, shows an injured Koala burying its face in its arms in sorrow sitting beside another dead koala before being rescued....

 2020-01-17 21:59 

Ecns.cn

Beijing adopts regulation on emissions control...

Lawmakers in Beijing have voted through a regulation to further control the emissions of automobiles and non-road mobile machinery (NRMM) at the annual session of the municipal people's congress which concluded Friday....

 2020-01-17 21:59 

Press Trust of India

Abetment of suicide case against Ajit Jogi, son...

Bilaspur, Jan 17 (PTI) The police in Chhattisgarh'sBilaspur district on Friday registered a case against formerchief minister Ajit Jogi and his son Amit for allegedlyabetting the suicide of a domestic help.The case was registered against Ajit Jogi, pr...

 2020-01-17 21:58 

AP

Boeing is working on a new software issue on the 737 Max...

Boeing is working to fix a newly discovered problem with software powering up on the 737 Max, adding to the list of tasks the aircraft maker faces to get the grounded plane back in the......

 2020-01-17 21:57 

Reuters

[ UK ]

With market at record highs, eyes on reports from chipmakers...

Reports from Netflix, Intel and Texas Instruments next week may hint at what is ......

 2020-01-17 21:57 

Reuters

Oil exports from eastern and central Libyan oil ports to be shut: NOC source...

Oil exports from eastern and central Libyan oil ports will be shut from Saturday resulting in the loss of 700,000 barrels a day, a source at state oil firm NOC said on Friday.'...

 2020-01-17 21:56 

Reuters

Lawyers for Huawei CFO call Canada prosecutor's arguments 'circular'...
 2020-01-17 21:56 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Lawyers for Huawei CFO call Canada prosecutor's arguments 'circular'...

Extraditing Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou to the United States bas......

 2020-01-17 21:56 

Reuters

Supreme Court to hear Trump appeal in Obamacare contraception fight...

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday took up an appeal by President Donald Trump's administration seeking to enforce new federal rules allowing employers to obtain religious exemptions from an Obamacare requirement that health insurance that they provide ...

 2020-01-17 21:55 

Reuters

With market at record highs, eyes on reports from chipmakers...

Reports from Netflix, Intel and Texas Instruments next week may hint at what is to come in the December quarterly earnings season, with some investors wary of possible danger signs that could knock Wall Street after its latest surge to record highs.'...

 2020-01-17 21:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

With market at record highs, eyes on reports from chipmakers...

Reports from Netflix, Intel and Texas Instruments next week may hint at what is ......

 2020-01-17 21:55 

Reuters

UPDATE 3-U.S. Supreme Court to hear Trump appeal in Obamacare contraception fight...
 2020-01-17 21:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 3-U.S. Supreme Court to hear Trump appeal in Obamacare contraception fight...

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday took up an appeal by President Donald Trump...

 2020-01-17 21:55 

TASS

Ukraine's new security strategy aimed at easing tensions with Russia...
 2020-01-17 21:54 

Reuters

Children, young adults cannot sue U.S. government over climate change: ruling...

A U.S. federal appeals court on Friday threw out a lawsuit by children and young adults who claimed they had a constitutional right to be protected from climate change, in a major setback to efforts to spur the U.S. government to address the issue.'...

 2020-01-17 21:54 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Children, young adults cannot sue U.S. government over climate change: ruling...

A U.S. federal appeals court on Friday threw out a lawsuit by children and young......

 2020-01-17 21:54 

Reuters

Morgan Stanley CEO Gorman's total 2019 pay falls 7% to $27 million...
 2020-01-17 21:54 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Morgan Stanley CEO Gorman's total 2019 pay falls 7% to $27 million...

Morgan Stanley said on Friday that its board lowered Chief Executive Officer Jam......

 2020-01-17 21:53 

Reuters

Wall St Week Ahead-With market at record highs, eyes on reports from chipmakers...
 2020-01-17 21:52 

Ecns.cn

Charity supermarket makes debut in downtown Shanghai...

A supermarket operated by the country's first online-to-offline charity market website Buy42 recently opened on Fuzhou Road near the Bund in Shanghai's Huangpu district....

 2020-01-17 21:52 

Xinhuanet

Xi stresses importance of China-Myanmar "Paukphaw" friendship...
 2020-01-17 21:52 

Xinhuanet

Xi meets Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi...
 2020-01-17 21:52 

Xinhuanet

Xi arrives in Nay Pyi Taw for state visit to Myanmar...
 2020-01-17 21:52 

Xinhuanet

Xi, Myanmar leaders celebrate 70th anniversary of diplomatic ties...
 2020-01-17 21:52 

Xinhuanet

Xi attends welcome banquet hosted by Myanmar president...
 2020-01-17 21:51 

AP

Two-time ACC player of the year Etienne returning to Clemson...

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Two-time Atlantic Coast Conference player of the year Travis Etienne is returning to Clemson for his senior season.Etienne, the 5-foot-10, 210-pound junior running......

 2020-01-17 21:50 

AP

Sen. Gardner's reelection campaign refunds $33K in donations...

DENVER (AP) — Colorado Sen. Cory Gardner's reelection campaign said Friday that it was refunding $33,000 in excess contributions.The refunds will largely go to individuals who gave more......

 2020-01-17 21:50 

Reuters

IN BRIEF: Jackson Lewis adds four principals to California offices...

Jackson Lewis, a large labor law firm, has added four principal attorneys to its offices in California, a state that in recent years has passed several employment law changes.'...

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