LEBANON, Va. — As Kevin Widener was growing up on his family’s tobacco farm in the rolling hills of southwest Virginia in the 1990s, lawmakers and lawyers in Washington were waging a war on smoking. In 2006, as part of...
Russian military forces have said that rebel groups in Syria have stepped up their activities, despite a ceasefire agreement. The ceasefire was brokered between Russia, which backs President Bashar al-Assad with air power, and the US, which supports some mainstream...
Angelina Jolie reportedly filed for divorce from Brad Pitt on Monday, her lawyer confirmed to the Associated Press. The actors have been married for two years. TMZ, which first reported the news Tuesday, claims Jolie has cited irreconcilable differences and is requesting...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the United States, North Korea and South Korea (all times local): 10:15 p.m. Previous NBA star Dennis Rodman, who has ventured out a few times to North Korea and is one of only a handful...
An American student reported missing during a 2004 hiking trip in China was actually kidnapped and forced to teach English to North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, authorities say. David Sneddon, a Brigham Young student, disappeared at the age of...
An investigation into the systemic abuse of an obscure civil enforcement law that ousted shop owners from their businesses and residents from their homes has won the Daily News its 11th Pulitzer Prize. The News partnered with ProPublica, a web-based...
Once the Milwaukee Brewers traded Jeremy Jeffress to the Texas Rangers they turned to Tyler Thornburg to become the new closer. Thornburg had been having a spectacular year. A move to closer could’ve gone either way. As we see...
Looking back on the disbandment of UAB's football program, linebacker Tevin Crews doesn't get too sentimental. "It is what it is, and we have to move on," the Blazers senior said. "When the situation happened, a lot of emotions were...
The minorities living in Pakistan have perhaps been more adversely targeted since 9/11, with them being harshly exploited by the majority on the basis of their religion. Brutal incidents against the Christian community in Pakistan have gained international media attention, but politicians who...
Donald Trump wanted only the pretty ones, his employees said. After the Trump National Golf Club in Rancho Palos Verdes opened for play in 2005, its world-famous owner didn’t stop by more than a few times a year to visit the...
The White House on Monday acknowledged that $400 million in cash sent to Iran early this year was related to the release of three American prisoners, but denied it amounted to “ransom” or even “leverage.” White House press secretary Josh Earnest also...
The hall tickets for the AP EAMCET entrance exam are going to be released on 19th April, 2017. Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada on the behalf of Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education conducts the entrance exam for...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A senior aide to U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump signaled a possible shift in his hardline immigration policies on Sunday, saying his plans to deport 11 million people who are in the country illegally were...
In the wake of leaving focus court for about a year to have a child, tennis champ Serena Williams arranged an arrival in January at the Australian Open, yet altered her opinion at last saying she wasn't readied. Williams showed...

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