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by | May 08, 2018 | 02:24

But after some arm problems, doubts about his diminuitive size (6-1, 175 pounds), and getting overshadowed by his teammate Carson Fulmer, Buehler fell in the draft and became somewhat of an afterthought among top prospects. Among the reasons Dodgers manager Dave Roberts likely removed Buehler from the game, his season-high 94 pitches came in his last outing against the San Francisco Giants on April 28.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:27

The 2018 Met Gala is tonight, and we have all the details of what you need to know ahead of the red carpet. Amal Clooney traded in her barrister robes for a statement making trousers and gown combo as she assumed her duties as a co-host of the 2018 Met Gala on Monday night in New York City.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:20

Attaullah Khan, Pakistan's director of disaster management, on May 5 said a blast caused by a buildup of methane gas in the Marwar coalfields in Balochistan Province led to the collapse of a mine, trapping many workers. All the injured miners were rescued and taken to the hospital. RISING number of deaths in mining accidents in Balochistan highlights the low level of safety in coal mines, many of which are unregistered and out of bound to officials of the Inspectorate of Mines.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:08

On Sunday, May 13, Israel's Foreign Ministry will host a festive event celebrating the moves to Jerusalem of the American and Guatemalan embassies, which will also be attended by US officials, as well as Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales. The worldwide community considers the annexation illegal and considers east Jerusalem as occupied territory. To the Palestinians it is indicative of what they say is the White House's pro-Israel bias.

by | May 07, 2018 | 15:14

Rohan Dennis (BMC Racing) claimed the second Maglia Rosa of the Giro d'Italia by securing the maximum three bonus seconds in stage 2's second intermediate sprint, overtaking Tom Dumoulin ( Team Sunweb ). "It was good to see him get the stage win after not giving it to me, but he was kind let's be honest!" "For me, Israel has already won this race, as it afforded hundreds of millions of TV spectators to see our lovely country, and feel the warmth of our people, bearing witness that ...

by | May 07, 2018 | 15:15

It was the latest attack on election preparations and comes nearly a week after 25 people were killed in a double bombing in the Afghan capital Kabul . Talib Mangal, spokesman for the provincial governor, confirmed Sunday's attack and provided the approximate toll. Neither had an exact figure for casualties.

by | May 07, 2018 | 15:13

Trump has been threatening to pull out from the Iran Nuclear Deal , which he has dubbed "the worst deal ever", and said he will announce his final decision on May 12. He seeks to overturn the deal because it is the most important foreign policy achievement of the Obama administration and Trump is bitterly determined to deprive former President Barack Obama of all his achievements, whether foreign or domestic.

by | May 07, 2018 | 15:04

Disclosure of additional payments could complicate matters for Trump, who initially denied knowledge that money was paid to Daniels. He "negotiated a deal", Giuliani said , "in which he didn't admit the effectiveness of the subpoena". Giuliani's aggressive defence of the president in recent weeks has pleased Trump, though it exasperated White House aides and attorneys and left even supporters questioning his tactics.

by | May 06, 2018 | 03:19

Netflix has yet to announce a premiere date for Arrested Development Season 5. The allegations against Tambor were made in November of a year ago by Van Barnes, Tambor's former personal assistant, and Trace Lysette, a guest star on the show.

by | May 06, 2018 | 00:25

Group D features three-time champions Iran, 2007 champions Iraq, Yemen, and Vietnam , while Group E features Saudi Arabia , Qatar, Lebanon, and North Korea. Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium and the Khalifa Bin Zayed Stadium will host the matches in Al Ain and Sharjah Stadium in the Emirate of Sharjah. Qualifying to the Asian Cup for the second time in eight years is great for Indian football.

by | May 06, 2018 | 00:13

A 19-year-old Palestinian shot by Israeli soldiers during protests and clashes along the Gaza border last week died from his wounds Thursday, the health ministry in the Palestinian enclave said. The protests along the Gaza border quickly turned deadly, with Israeli forces responding with live ammunition. The Israeli army issued footage showing fires at Kerem Shalom, but said the damage was limited to the Palestinian side.

by | May 05, 2018 | 23:59

President Donald Trump told reporters on Friday that progress has been made in the planning for a North Korea - U.S. summit. Trump said that withdrawing US forces from South Korea is "not on the table". The US president suggested earlier this week that the Demilitarized Zone between the two Koreas-scene of the historic Kim-Moon talks-could also be an appropriate venue for his own meeting with Kim.

by | May 04, 2018 | 14:21

Labour's Ellie Emberson, 19, made history when she won Minster ward, becoming the youngest woman ever elected to the council. The result meant Labour hung onto their overall control - 39 seats of 66 - after retaining the 12 that were up for election on Thursday.

by | May 04, 2018 | 14:18

President Donald Trump has ordered the Pentagon to prepare options for drawing down US troops in South Korea as he prepares for a summit with the North Korean leader in coming weeks, the New York Times reported . The three are Korean-American missionary Kim Dong Chul , arrested in 2015; Kim Sang-duk, also known as Tony Kim, who spent a month teaching at the foreign-funded Pyongyang University of Science and Technology (PUST) before he was arrested in 2017; and Kim Hak Song , who ...

by | May 03, 2018 | 17:32

Mr Cobb, who joined the White House team last August, was said to have been advising Mr Trump to co-operate fully with the Mueller investigation. The combative tenor was apparent even in the official statement Wednesday from White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, confirming that Flood would replace Cobb, which referred to Mueller's investigation as "the Russian Federation witch hunt".

by | May 03, 2018 | 17:29

Residents look at a wall damaged by high winds during a major dust storm in Agra district in northern India's Uttar Pradesh state. More than a hundred people were killed in northern Indian after fierce dust storms lashed several densely populated areas.

by | May 03, 2018 | 17:30

Article 29 (1a) of the Constitution provides that everyone shall have the right to freedom of speech and expression which shall include freedom of press and other media. The participants also affirmed their commitment to establishing a secure digital environment for the free expression of journalists, political workers, activists and citizens.

by | May 03, 2018 | 17:29

The plane was carrying more than 60 members of the Alexandrov Ensemble, the Russian army's official dance and choir company, on its way to Syria to give a holiday performance for troops. "According to preliminary information, the reason for the aviation disaster could have been birds getting into the engine", the RIA news agency cited Moscow as saying.

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:05

Tomas Hertl's game-tying goal with less than two minutes to go in regulation came with several bodies near the crease. The 49ers quarterback is at tonight's Sharks playoff game against the Las Vegas Golden Knights and served the same role his head coach did almost two weeks ago.

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:03

Flight 1380 was en route from NY to Dallas when its left engine suddenly blew apart, sending shrapnel through a window and killing a 43-year-old New Mexico woman. "I especially want to commend you for your life-saving actions". "These Americans responded with tremendous bravery", Trump said. You drew from years of training and safety and you knew how to land that plane.