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 2018-02-21 17:10 

UPI

Broadcom scales back bid for Qualcomm after side deal...

Communications supplier Broadcom lowered its purchase offer for Qualcomm Wednesday, a day after the chip-maker floated a possible deal with NXP Semiconductors....

 2018-02-21 17:05 

UPI

Pennsylvania 11-year-old gets jury duty summons...

A Pennsylvania mother was left scratching her head when she received a jury duty summons for her son -- an 11-year-old Boy Scout....

 2018-02-21 17:04 

AP

Liberia's new president pays visit to France...

PARIS (AP) — Newly-elected Liberian President George Weah and French counterpart Emmanuel Macron have announced the creation of a fund to support sport projects in Africa....

 2018-02-21 17:04 

ISNA

Deepening Tehran-Madrid ties beneficial to both nations...

Tehran (ISNA) - President of the Islamic Republic of Iran referred to the ample opportunities and potentials for deepening ties between Iran and Spain and stressed efforts to develop and cement relations between the two countries in all fields of mutual i...

 2018-02-21 17:00 

UPI

'Teen Mom 2': MTV cuts ties with Jenelle Evans' husband...

MTV ended its relationship with David Eason after the "Teen Mom 2" star allegedly posted a series of homophobic tweets....

 2018-02-21 16:58 

ISNA

Spanish FM's visit to Iran...
 2018-02-21 16:58 

AP

UK Supreme Court: Police liable for failings in rapist case...

LONDON (AP) — Britain's Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that police can be held liable for failing to bring serious criminals to justice — a judgment that could open U.K. forces to a wave of lawsuits......

 2018-02-21 16:57 

UPI

Descendants of the Tano people are living in the Caribbean today, study shows...

New research suggests the genetic legacy of the Tano people continues today among the people of the modern Caribbean....

 2018-02-21 16:56 

AFP

Fears and outrage over bloodshed in Syria enclave...

Syrian jets carried out more deadly raids on Eastern Ghouta Wednesday, as Western powers and aid agencies voiced alarm over the mounting death toll and spiralling humanitarian catastrophe.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf y...

 2018-02-21 16:55 

AP

Russia criticizes Western pressure to turn away from Moscow...

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Russia's foreign minister on Wednesday criticized Western policies toward his country, urging European countries to maintain good relations with Moscow despite the Russia-We......

 2018-02-21 16:52 

Bahrain News Agency

GCC Forum spotlights digital transformation...
 2018-02-21 16:52 

Bahrain News Agency

Bahrain-Russian cooperation discussed...
 2018-02-21 16:52 

Bahrain News Agency

Foreign minister meets Thai counterpart...
 2018-02-21 16:51 

AP

Panthers re-hire Marty Hurney as full-time general manager...

The Panthers have re-hired Marty Hurney as their full-time general manager....

 2018-02-21 16:50 

Ecns.cn

UKs Water Babies buoyed by its success in China...

United Kingdom infant swimming school Water Babies plans to open its first-ever swim centers in China this year, and intends to go on to build 80 facilities across the country in the next 10 years....

 2018-02-21 16:50 

UPI

Birdman on Toni Braxton: 'I love her to death'...

Rapper Birdman described his feelings for his fiancee Toni Braxton while appearing on "The Wendy Williams Show," saying that the singer is his "life."...

 2018-02-21 16:49 

ANA-MPA

Over 27 million tourists visited Greece in 2017...

Over 27 million tourists visited Greece in 2017, according to Bank of Greece (BoG) figures....

 2018-02-21 16:49 

UPI

Carolina Panthers name Marty Hurney general manager...

The Carolina Panthers are keeping Marty Hurney in the front office as their permanent general manager....

 2018-02-21 16:46 

AP

German court hands 'Laserman' life sentence for 1992 killing...

BERLIN (AP) — A German court on Wednesday sentenced a Swedish man to life in prison for fatally shooting a woman in Frankfurt 26 years ago....

 2018-02-21 16:46 

Reuters Africa

French opposition leader Wauquiez under fire over taped comments...

French right-wing opposition leader Laurent Wauquiez came under fire on Wednesday for taped comments in which he sniped at politicians in his own camp and government, often using rough language, prompting a senior party member to quit....

 2018-02-21 16:46 

AP

Stowaway pleads not guilty after Chicago to London flight...

CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois woman with a history of getting past airport security and sneaking onto planes has pleaded not guilty in a Chicago case....

 2018-02-21 16:46 

AP

City leaders in Mississippi college town reject Pride Parade...

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — City leaders in a Mississippi college town have denied a request to host the city's first Pride Parade, a decision that left some members of the group in tears and drew cri......

 2018-02-21 16:45 

TASS

Russian diplomat, UN envoy for Somalia discuss fight against terrorism...

The Russian Foreign Ministry says Moscow is ready to continue providing political and diplomatic support to the Mogadishu authorities...

 2018-02-21 16:43 

ISNA

Zarif stresses Islamic Revolution demand of people for dignity...

Tehran (ISNA) In an interview with American news network PBS, Iranian foreign minister described the Islamic Revolution of 1979 a demand of the people and added, "I guess different people have different impressions of the revolution, but I believe tha...

 2018-02-21 16:43 

Sputnik International

WATCH Meghan Markle Winning Hearts of Filipinos by Speaking Their Language...

Filipino nationals were very much impressed when the Duchess-to-be said a few words in Tagalog during her royal tour with Prince Harry, the Mirror reported. A video of their meeting appeared online....

 2018-02-21 16:43 

ANSA

Pope Chile abuse envoy hospitalised...

The Vatican's top clerical sex abuse expert was hospitalised Tuesday night during his mission toassess evidence against Bishop Juan Barros, accused of witnessing and ignoring abuse by hisspiritual mentor Father Fernando Karadima, the country's wor...

 2018-02-21 16:42 

Ecns.cn

Experts to repair warrior's thumb...

The cultural relics authority of Northwest China's Shaanxi province will send conservationists to repair a Terracotta Warrior that had its thumb stolen by a member of the public while on display at a Philadelphia museum....

 2018-02-21 16:40 

AP

State witness turning point in Netanyahu corruption case...

JERUSALEM (AP) — Now that one of Benjamin Netanyahu's closest confidants has turned state witness, according to Israeli media reports Wednesday, it may mark a turning point for the beleaguered prim......

 2018-02-21 16:39 

TASS

Kiev court interrupts questioning of Poroshenko, adjourns session...

A court in Kiev that is hearing the case over high treason allegedly committed by the former Ukrainian President, Viktor Yanukovich, interrupted the questioning of the incumbent President Poroshenko...

 2018-02-21 16:39 

UPI

Oscar Isaac says he married Elvira Lind before son's birth...

"Star Wars: The Last Jedi" star Oscar Isaac said there are "tons of reasons" he quietly wed Elvira Lind before welcoming their first child....

 2018-02-21 16:37 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Spain supports Iran nuclear deal: Spanish FM...

Tehran, Feb 21, IRNA Spanish Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis said that Spain fully supports Iran nuclear deal with G5+1....

 2018-02-21 16:36 

ANA-MPA

BoG governor rejects all allegations against him in Novartis case...

Bank of Greece (BoG) governor Yannis Stournaras rejected all allegations against him related to......

 2018-02-21 16:35 

AP

Time for action: Florida shooting survivors meet lawmakers...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Survivors of the Florida school shooting descended on the state's Capitol on Wednesday and had one overarching message: It's time for action....

 2018-02-21 16:35 

AP

AP PHOTOS: Bolivians pick their Andean god of abundance...

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Juan Ricaldi may not yet be rich, but he's the very image of the god of abundance in the eyes of celebrating devotees in the Bolivian capital....

 2018-02-21 16:35 

AFP

Juncker's 'monster' wins top EU job...

The powerful chief of staff to Jean-Claude Juncker, Martin Selmayr, will take a top post in the European Commission in a move announced Wednesday which means he can stay on after his boss steps down next year.The global network of Agence France Presse cov...

 2018-02-21 16:34 

UPI

Former Green Bay Packers LB Fred Carr dies...

Former Green Bay Packers linebacker Fred Carr passed away on Monday. He was 71....

 2018-02-21 16:34 

TASS

Russian senior diplomat discusses situation in Iraq, May election with Iraqi official...

In December 2017, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi declared victory over the Islamic State in the country...

 2018-02-21 16:33 

ANSA

Italian research funding drops 20% in 10 yrs...

Italian funding for research has fallen 1.2 billion euros or 20% over the last 10 years, accordingto a European Commission paper due out next month. ANSA...

 2018-02-21 16:31 

UPI

Lindsey Vonn breaks down after bronze: 'I never gave up'...

Veteran Alpine skier Lindsey Vonn gave an emotional interview after what was likely the final downhill event of her Olympic career....

 2018-02-21 16:31 

AP

The Latest: Students walk out of school to remember, protest...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the deadly Florida school shooting (all times local):11:30 a.m.A number of students at a Florida high school walked out of their classrooms to remember th......

 2018-02-21 16:30 

AP

Brewers finalize details of spring complex renovations...

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A new clubhouse building and entry plaza are part of the Milwaukee Brewers' plans to renovate the team's spring training facility in Arizona....

 2018-02-21 16:29 

Xinhuanet

Palestinian integrity indicators remain weak: report...
 2018-02-21 16:28 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Saudi Arabia releases Iranian sailors after two years...

Bushehr, Feb 21, IRNA Nine Iranian sailors were freed on Wednesday after two years of captivity in Saudia Arabia, according to the director of a local branch of Iran Fisheries Organization in southern city of Bushehr....

 2018-02-21 16:27 

Saudi Press Agency

HRH Crown Prince Patronizes Graduation Ceremony of 93rd Batch of King Faisal Air Academy...
 2018-02-21 16:27 

Saudi Press Agency

Turkish Ambassador Lauds Saudi Leadership in Serving Pilgrims...
 2018-02-21 16:27 

TASS

Kremlin blasts Latvia's 'obsessive-compulsive' Russophobic claims as bailout bait...

The Kremlin comments on accusations against Russia of alleged cyberattacks in the wake of a banking crisis sweeping Latvia...

 2018-02-21 16:26 

Saudi Press Agency

Environment Ministry Announces one sole Case of H5N8 Avian Flu in Riyadh...
 2018-02-21 16:26 

Saudi Press Agency

Al-Jubeir Meets with Bulgarian Foreign Minister...
 2018-02-21 16:26 

Saudi Press Agency

Saudi Ambassador to Yemen Receives UN Delegation...
 2018-02-21 16:26 

AP

Fast food is coming to your doorstep, but it can cost more...

NEW YORK (AP) — It's never been easier to get burgers, burritos and other items from fast-food chains delivered to your doorstep. But the convenience can hurt your wallet....

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