Chance the Rapper honored at BET Awards

RECOGNISING THE triumphs and successes of artists, entertainers, and athletes in a variety of categories, this years BET Awards is set to be the biggest and best yet. Other nominees include Solange , who's nominated for four awards and is up again... More..

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U.S. secures 1st win of America's Cup, trails NZ 1-4
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

U.S. secures 1st win of America's Cup, trails NZ 1-4

America's Cup match, presented by Louis Vuitton. Spithill said Oracle was going back out on the water later Saturday to practice. After five days with no racing, both crews have been working to improve the...More..

Bill Cosby's defense rests without hearing from famed comedian
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Bill Cosby's defense rests without hearing from famed comedian

Cosby is accused of drugging and sexually assaulting Constand at his home outside Philadelphia in 2004. It was read to them by the judge. The fate of Bill Cosby lay in the hands of a U.S. "Camille is sta...More..

Boston Red Sox Drop Series Finale Against Angels
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Boston Red Sox Drop Series Finale Against Angels

Braves 3, Brewers 1: Brandon Phillips gave Atlanta the lead with a two-run homer in the third to continue his productive homestand, R.A. Dickey threw seven strong innings and the surging Braves beat Milwaukee....More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Ralph Northam wins nomination; GOP race too close to call

Absentee ballot applications are up significantly as compared to previous gubernatorial elections, which could indicate a higher than usual overall turnout. Although the Democratic contest garnered the most pre...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

3-year-old homely Mastiff Martha wins World's Ugliest Dog contest

She's reportedly undergone several surgeries, and Martha can now see again. According to Ms Zindler, she was almost blind from neglect. While images of cute dogs regularly make the social media rounds, th...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Surgical strikes prove India can defend itself, says Modi

Modi said it was essential to remember the incidents which have caused harm to democracy and move ahead towards the positives of democracy. Political analyst Ashley Tellis said in an interview with Asian Age ...More..

Burling, Team New Zealand reach match point in America's Cup
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Burling, Team New Zealand reach match point in America's Cup

The Kiwis started the first-to-seven points series with a one-point deficit but were left needing just two more wins to wrest the Cup from the United States of America, with one more race scheduled for Sunday. ...More..

The 2017 Tony Awards get political
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

The 2017 Tony Awards get political

For gratitude, no one topped best actress victor Bette Midler , who, at age 70, finally won her first Tony for the revival of " Hello Dolly ". One of its performers, Michael Aronov, won Best Featured Actor...More..

China landslide: 10 killed, at least 90 missing
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

China landslide: 10 killed, at least 90 missing

About 3,000 rescuers were using detection devices and dogs to look for signs of life in an area that once held 62 homes and a hotel, Xinhua , the official news agency, reported . Mao County, or Maoxian, is ho...More..

Four enigmatic requests from Bill Cosby's jury
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Four enigmatic requests from Bill Cosby's jury

Judge Steven O'Neill said Wednesday that the transcript of her testimony runs more than 300 pages. At the time, a 30-year-old director of women's basketball at Temple University, where the actor sat on the bo...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Bill Cosby's sex case will be retried, as judge declares mistrial

The judge ordered the panel to continue their deliberation until they can reach a verdict. He added that jurors should be proud of how they handled the case even though they could not reach a unanimous verdic...More..

Louis Tomlinson was closed to mother Johannah
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Louis Tomlinson was closed to mother Johannah

But when you actually think about how that feels , standing on stage every single week, thinking: "What have I really done to contribute here?" "I couldn't say to you now that I could definitely get a supers...More..

Dhanush and Kajol New Mostion Poster From VIP 2
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Dhanush and Kajol New Mostion Poster From VIP 2

Kajol is returning to the big screen after 2015 released "Dilwale", and Dhanush enjoys a huge fan following in the north after "Raanjhanaa" and "Shamitabh". It was a unanimous decision by the makers of the c...More..

Munster's Peter O'Mahony to skipper Lions against Maoris
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Munster's Peter O'Mahony to skipper Lions against Maoris

So the 52-cap England star will now launch an immediate bid to ease past this setback to contest selection for the Eden Park showdown. Sexton replaced Davies midway through the first half in Christchurch and ...More..

Jury gets case in Cosby sex assault trial
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Jury gets case in Cosby sex assault trial

Jurors did hear Cosby's side of the story, though not in his voice. Prosecutors and police detectives read aloud portions of Cosby's statements to police in 2005 and in a civil deposition in 2006. ALLYN: Ou...More..

Ken Doll New Line Gives Barbie's Boyfriend More Diversity
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Ken Doll New Line Gives Barbie's Boyfriend More Diversity

A new line of Ken dolls has been unveiled by Mattel , including different body types, skin tones, and hairstyles. Now Mattel , the California-based toy company responsible for Barbie and American Girl...More..

Grenfell Tower fire: Book of Condolence to open in Belfast
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Grenfell Tower fire: Book of Condolence to open in Belfast

Cundy said the search and recovery operation was ongoing in the burnt-out 24-storey tower, which was built in 1974 and had received a major refurbishment that was completed past year. One focus is the exterior ...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

State of Origin 2017: Politicians face off as Maroons arrive in Sydney

But the Maroons weren't to be denied, matching NSW's three tries - including a double by Queensland winger Dane Gagai - to send the series into a decider. "Once the series was done last year after game th...More..

Reel on high at Royal Ascot
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Reel on high at Royal Ascot

Ryan asked for courage and he gave it to him. After suffering a stress fracture on his pelvis last season he came back to run a brilliant third in the Champion Stakes, before winning the Sheema Classic at Meyda...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

NSW Blues dominate, QLD Maroons win

NSW had appeared all over Queensland for most of the contest, but in the blink of an eye, the Maroons pounced to snatch a memorable win. All experienced trying nights at stages. "Stats don't tell the whole ...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Tigers bash their way past Oregon State, head to CWS final

Sophomore right-hander Bryce Fehmel (6-3) suffered to loss for the Beavers , allowing 4 runs on 4 hits, over 2.1 innings pitched. Surely, it wasn't an easy task for the LSU Tigers , who would have to stick th...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Spithill says US can still win America's Cup

Time will tell. By virtue of today's victory, Oracle Team USA has extended the racing into at least Monday, when the forecast calls for significantly better breeze. If the USA team manage to keep the cup, the...More..

Sailing-New Zealand reach match point against US in America's Cup
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Sailing-New Zealand reach match point against US in America's Cup

The American's came in 30s behind the Kiwi team . UPDATED 6.17AM: Team New Zealand has just crossed the finish line in race eight of the America's Cup. Compounding his problems, Oracle skipper Jimmy Spithi...More..

Virginia Primaries: Gillespie wins close Republican race; Northam clinches Democratic
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Virginia Primaries: Gillespie wins close Republican race; Northam clinches Democratic

Democratic candidate for governor, Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam , greets voters on Tuesday in Chesterfield, Va. Polling leading into Tuesday had Perriello, who jumped in to the race in January, even with Northam, ...More..