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Stone tools offer insights into history of human evolution

Stone tools offer insights into history of human evolution

The new evidence suggests that a Middle Palaeolithic culture was present in India around 385,000 years ago - roughly the same time that it is known to have developed in Africa and in Europe. Often, sc...

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North Korean athletes arrive in South for Olympics

North Korean athletes arrive in South for Olympics

CAS's decision was warmly welcomed by Russian President Vladimir Putin . The member of the Federation Council Committee on Social Policy, Olympic champion Tatyana Lebedeva , speaking with Vestnik ...

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North Korea warns against US-South Korea military drills after Olympics

North Korea warns against US-South Korea military drills after Olympics

To emphasize its defiant stance against global pressure, North Korea is expected to hold a massive military parade Thursday, the day before the Olympics opening ceremony. Donald Trump would then face ...

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CHAN 2018 final: Morocco, Nigeria set February 4 meeting

CHAN 2018 final: Morocco, Nigeria set February 4 meeting

The first goal of the match came in the 73 minute when El Kaabi, left unmarked, directed a glancing header into the net following Zakaria Hadraf's cross. After a barren first-half, the game lit up i...

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Three Business Titans To Tackle Health Care Costs

Three Business Titans To Tackle Health Care Costs

The company has made a habit out of crushing competitor market values with even the most basic of announcements , and their healthcare team-up is just the latest example of that. Putting it bluntly...

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SC handled Nehal Hashmi's case with utmost patience: Iftikhar Chaudhry

SC handled Nehal Hashmi's case with utmost patience: Iftikhar Chaudhry

Hashmi, who was also fined Rs50,000 by the court , was found guilty of "ridiculing and threatening" judges and members of the joint investigation team that probed the Panama Papers case in a speech h...

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World's longest zipline in UAE sets Guinness World Record

World's longest zipline in UAE sets Guinness World Record

It was constructed in Ras al-Khaimah, one of the lesser known Emirates states as part of a push to increase tourism in the country. The zip-line enables visitors to travel at a speed of up to 120-15...

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State of the Union ratings

State of the Union ratings

If the Dreamers are left unprotected, it will leave a stain on our nation's character for years to come. But the federal grants would cover no more than 20 percent of project costs while requiring a...

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House Intel Committee votes to release Nunes memo on Federal Bureau of Investigation

House Intel Committee votes to release Nunes memo on Federal Bureau of Investigation

Mike Quigley, an Illinois Democrat. Former FBI Director James Comey took to Twitter to weigh in as rumors swirl around the FBI's reported opposition to a secret memo's potential declassification...

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Former Utah resident acquitted in death of twin sister

Former Utah resident acquitted in death of twin sister

Her sister died in the passenger seat. One witness claims to have seen the twins "screaming and arguing with each other" and said that the "passenger was pulling at the driver's hair and the steerin...

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Former Lead Singer Of The Temptations, Dennis Edwards, Dies At 74

Former Lead Singer Of The Temptations, Dennis Edwards, Dies At 74

He sung the lead on "Papa Was A Rollin" Stone" and "Cloud Nine', which both received Grammy awards. He would have been 75 on Saturday. Before auditioning for Detroit's Motown Records in 1966, Edward...

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Puppy Bowl to feature animals rescued from areas impacted by hurricanes

Puppy Bowl to feature animals rescued from areas impacted by hurricanes

ET/ 12 p.m. PT on Sunday. Animal Planet works with shelters around the country to fill their roster. Puppy Bowl XIV will air on Sunday, Feb. 4 at 3:00 p.m. Post-puppy play, if you want to watc...

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Starbucks has a Credit Card for Coffee Addicts

Starbucks has a Credit Card for Coffee Addicts

New cardholders will be automatically enrolled into Starbucks's Rewards program if they're not already and get instant Gold Status . The card allows customers to earn stars in and out of Starbucks'...

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US DHS extends protection for Syrians now under TPS

US DHS extends protection for Syrians now under TPS

However, the activists and advocates criticized the decision by the USA government for the failure of the extension for the protection of Syrian nationals who had traveled legally to the United States...

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Illinois State Police stepping up patrols for Super Bowl

Illinois State Police stepping up patrols for Super Bowl

In all 50 states, drivers are legally impaired if they have a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of.08 or higher. It's not quite a national holiday, but Super Bowl Sunday is a big enough event to tri...

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Turkish civilians killed by cross-border rocket attacks from Syria: Turkish PM

Turkish civilians killed by cross-border rocket attacks from Syria: Turkish PM

Five of our citizens were killed, more than 100 were wounded. There are some two dozen Ezidi villages in the self-administered Afrin canton, the isolated part of the de facto autonomous region in Sy...

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Blake Griffin Forgot His Jersey For the Second Half Of Pistons Debut

Blake Griffin Forgot His Jersey For the Second Half Of Pistons Debut

Griffin's Pistons jersey is available online at store.nba.com, and retails for $109.99. Andre Drummond added 14 points and 15 rebounds, and is thrilled about playing alongside Griffin. Making his ...

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Soft-Brexit Lawmakers Fight for Customs Union in Commons Battle

Soft-Brexit Lawmakers Fight for Customs Union in Commons Battle

China has praised UK Prime Minister Theresa May for sidestepping the thorny topic of human rights during her three-day trade trip to the country. "We have to be outside of that to take advantage of ...

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Israel strikes Gaza in latest cross-border exchange

Israel strikes Gaza in latest cross-border exchange

The raid hit near Beit Hanoun in the north of the territory. Mohammed Abu Jarad, a local resident, told AFP how he and his family had been forced to flee their home after two missiles hit. Hundred...

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Dad who killed daughters taunts their mom moments before his execution

Dad who killed daughters taunts their mom moments before his execution

William Rayford, convicted in the 1999 killing of his ex-girlfriend while on parole for killing his wife 13 years earlier, was executed on Tuesday after the Supreme Court rejected a last-minute appe...

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Philippine guerrilla chief arrested in Manila as Duterte ends peace talks

Philippine guerrilla chief arrested in Manila as Duterte ends peace talks

The police reportedly recovered two pistols and 14 ammunition. Pastores, moreover, maintained that her client is covered by the Joint Agreement on Safety and Immunity Guarantees, contrary to Preside...

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Why did North Korea cancel the Mt. Kumgang joint performance?

Why did North Korea cancel the Mt. Kumgang joint performance?

The North Korean athletes and delegation led by Won Kil U, the country's vice minister of physical culture and sports, immediately boarded a bus for the athletes' village in Gangneung, one of the ...

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South Sudan: US bans arms sales and urges others to follow

South Sudan: US bans arms sales and urges others to follow

Citing one of Africa's worst humanitarian crises, the U.S. State Department on Friday announced it would begin restricting U.S. arms shipments to South Sudan. South Sudan's leaders aren't just failing...

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KIbera residents stone cars, light fires after Miguna arrest

KIbera residents stone cars, light fires after Miguna arrest

Following the shutdown, three NTV journalists spent the night in the newsroom Wednesday, fearful of arrest by police officers they said had camped outside the building . In African states with entren...

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Man who drove van into Muslims is convicted of murder

Man who drove van into Muslims is convicted of murder

Another witness reported Osborne saying, "I've done my job, you can kill me now ". Osborne attacked the crowd because they were wearing traditional Muslim dress, the prosecution said. She said of O...

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Ben Te'o preferred to Jonathan Joseph as England face Italy

Ben Te'o preferred to Jonathan Joseph as England face Italy

After featuring for the British and Irish Lions in New Zealand last summer, the hard-running Te'o played only a handful of games for his club Worcester before suffering the injury in October that ...

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Eritrean refugees cling to life after Calais gunfight

Eritrean refugees cling to life after Calais gunfight

France's interior minister said it was a level of violence never seen before among refugees in the region, warning the situation had reached a point that was "unbearable" for both refugees and residen...

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Migrant boat capsizes off Libya, 90 feared dead

Migrant boat capsizes off Libya, 90 feared dead

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) in a statement said "Ten bodies are reported to have washed up on Libyan shores". Pakistan's Foreign Ministry said 11 of its citizens had drowned...

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Free agent Greg Monroe picks Boston Celtics over New Orleans Pelicans

Free agent Greg Monroe picks Boston Celtics over New Orleans Pelicans

The Boston Celtics have a new big man. Greg Monroe , who was bought out by the Phoenix Suns earlier this week, has chose to sign a one-year, $5 million deal with Boston, according to a report ...

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Van ploughs into pedestrians causing chaos in Shanghai, China

Van ploughs into pedestrians causing chaos in Shanghai, China

Portable gas tanks that are often used to fuel stoves were inside the vehicle, he said. Local media reported Shanghai police as saying the driver was a 40-year-old metal worker, with no crimin...

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