Donald Trump's pick of retired Marine Gen. James N. Mattis as secretary of Defense has started a debate in Congress over civilian control of the military that will shadow his confirmation. Mattis retired from the Marines in 2013 and federal law specifically bars anyone who served in uniform in...
By James Friday, December 2nd, 2016 18:14 ‘Stepping stone’ Tottenham fans won’t know whether to laugh or lunge at Eljero Elia for what he said about them in a recent interview. The winger revealed his advice to Manchester United flop Memphis Depay before he left PSV Eindhoven. Fearing that Old Trafford would be too much […]
Those told they were at high genetic risk for diabetes did not eat better or exercise more.
Award-winning teen environmental activist Kehkashan Basu said Friday ecologists should "not lose hope" in their battle to fight climate change, despite scepticism from world leaders including US President-elect Donald Trump. "These are...Show More Summary
President-elect Donald J. Trump’s advisers are focused on erasing the trade deficit as a way to spur growth. But it may not be worth the hand-wringing.
``As President-elect Donald Trump's economic team takes shape, led by Treasury Secretary nominee Steven Mnuchin, investors are misguided in betting that promised tax cuts, infrastructure spending and deregulation will spur faster growth, according to an e-mail Thursday from Gross, the billionaire bond fund manager. Show More Summary
Entrepreneurs of color are still fighting a lack of family wealth and personal connections--two things that can make all the difference when you're just starting up.
SAN ANTONIO — The entirety of Dejounte Murray’s rookie season played out, in microcosm, during the first 15 seconds he played in his team’s loss to the Orlando Magic on Tuesday night at the AT&T Center. The San Antonio Spurs trailed by 13 when Murray replaced Patty Mills with 3:49 remaining. Show More Summary
Rebels put up fierce resistance on Friday in a key district of Syria's battered Aleppo, where a regime offensive has left bodies in the streets and sparked a global outcry. The government assault on the northern city has spurred a mass...Show More Summary
Tottenham Hotspur defender Jan Vertonghen signs a new contract, committing him to the club until 2019.
Money is flowing out of China again. Spurred on by a strengthening dollar and weakening Chinese currency, there was "a near-record net capital outflow" of $207 billion in the third quarter this year, according to a note from Barclays. Barclays...Show More Summary
London (AFP) – Tottenham host Swansea on Saturday hoping Harry Kane can celebrate signing a new contract by continuing his hot scoring streak and helping them get their season firing again. The England forward sealed an improved deal that ties him to the Londoners until 2022 — a timely boost for a club in a bad patch on the pitch. Show More Summary
The federal ban on smoking in public housing might inflame the sensitive relationship between the cops and community.
WALTER RUSSELL MEAD: Trump’s Path To Mt. Rushmore: Smart energy policy could give the next President his best prospect for spurring growth in manufacturing jobs—and thus delivering on the promises his voters think matter most..
If you thought “El Comandante’s” death last Friday would trigger a huge surge in travel to Cuba, think again. The pullback from the ridiculous rush by U.S. airlines to throw more than 50 flights a day into the Communist “paradise” 90 miles south of Florida already had begun, albeit quietly, before [...]
MALELANE, South Africa, Dec 1 (Reuters) - Five birdies on the back nine from home favourite Charl Schwartzel catapulted the South African into a share of the lead after the first round of the European Tour's Alfred Dunhill Championship on Thursday.
Final Fantasy 15 is crammed with beautifully rendered foodstuffs, from hearty bean soups and croque madames to simpler fare like cup noodles and flame grilled toast. Spurred on by my (mis)adventures in the kitchen with the hagfish dumplings recipe from Dishonored 2, I decided to tackle the delicious sounding horntooth meat pie from Final Fantasy 15. Show More Summary
Should you buy organic? Or avoid foods made with genetically modified ingredients? Americans are divided in their thinking on whether such choices are beneficial for their health, a new survey finds.
An inmate at Rikers Island died because he wanted to see a doctor, federal prosecutors allege in a trial set to being Thursday.
Harry Kane agrees a new Tottenham contract By Benjamin Newman Thursday, December 1st, 2016 12:39 Harry Kane agrees a new Tottenham contract Spurs fans have received terrific news on Thursday. After quite a lot of talk in the papers, star striker Harry Kane has today agreed a new deal with Tottenham. The Lillywhites broke the […]