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Oklahoma, Michigan plummet in AP Top 25 poll after unranked home losses

With Oklahoma and MI falling out of the top 10, some of the nation's top unbeaten teams moved a step or two closer to challenging for a playoff spot. Penn State returns to the field in two weeks to take on MI; a game time should be announced on Monday. Wright was applauded as he was carried off the sideline on a stretcher. Read More »

North Korea: Kim Jong-un promotes sister to politburo


But he acknowledged that North Korea's standoff with the United States, Japan, South Korea and other countries over its nuclear weapons development was a "complicated global situation". North Korea's nuclear weapons and missile programs have driven up tensions in the region and around the world in recent months, particularly after it conducted a test explosion of what it said was a hydrogen bomb. Read More »

Five Indian military personnel killed in chopper crash


The helicopter crashed close to the dropping zone and caught fire. The Mi 17 V5 is a Russian-made military transport helicopter and is often deployed in disaster relief operations, according to India Today . The IAF spokesperson said a Court of Inquiry has been ordered to establish the cause of the accident. The frequently changing weather condition in Arunachal Pradesh makes flying of choppers hard. Read More »

North Korea's Kim hails nuclear program as 'powerful deterrent'

In January, the U.S. Treasury blacklisted Kim Yo Jong along with other North Korean officials over "severe human rights abuses". Relations between Washington and Pyongyang have deteriorated in recent weeks. When asked by reporters later about the cryptic tweet, he said: "You'll figure that out pretty soon". Her new position indicates the 28-year-old has become a replacement for Mr Kim's aunt, Kim Kyong-hui, who had been a key decision maker when former leader Kim Jong-il was alive. Read More »

Dolphins investigating video allegedly showing assistant coach using drugs


Salguero reported the team was aware of the video and would investigate but had no comment. Salguero noted the video has no timestamp, so it's unclear whether it would have been captured while Foerster was employed with Miami. The video spread on social media late Sunday night. The longtime National Football League assistant said he was snorting the substance before a meeting, and as he's making the video for a woman he says, "I know you have to keep that baby". Read More »

Change gun laws and retain Second Amendment rights


Perhaps it has something to do with the fact that whatever weight may hold down their hearts when a white man slaughters dozens of people is not enough to offset the weight of the National Rifle Association's (NRA) lobbying money in their pockets. Read More »

Iran warns United States against imposing new sanctions


Jafari said the IRGC - the most powerful branch of Iran's armed forces - would treat USA military forces in the region no differently than it treats Islamic State terrorists in such a case. He said such moves by the USA will eliminate "any chance for engagement forever". Reuters cited anonymous sources as suggesting Mr. Trump's threats to ditch the nuclear deal may have inspired Tehran to reconsider aspects of its missile activity, which Washington and its allies say violates ... Read More »

DOJ readies extradition of Pinoy doc over foiled NY terror plot


Bukit Aman is in the process of verifying U.S. federal investigation papers which indicate that 37-year-old Filipino orthopaedic surgeon Dr Russell Salic, linked to funds for Malaysia's first terror strike with Islamic State elements , has been found living in the Philippines. Read More »

Arrest Made in North Bay Hit-and-Run Collision That Injured Cyclists: CHP


Four bicyclists were struck from behind by a blue Dodge Ram pickup truck, said California Highway Patrol Officer Andrew Barclay. The driver of a dark blue Dodge Ram pickup "intentionally swerved" into a pack of cyclists, hitting four riders heading in the same direction before he continued west on Point Reyes-Petaluma Road away from the scene, CHP officials said in a statement. Read More »

Public help sought in finding Las Vegas shooter's motive


Billboards will serve as a stark reminder that investigators remain stumped about what drove a gunman to mow down people from his casino hotel room last Sunday. McMahill urged people that anyone who has the information about Stephen Paddock's actions and plans to call (800) CALL-FBI. In a follow-up claim in the group's newsletter, they claimed Paddock had converted to Islam about six month prior to carrying out the massacre, gave information about the shooting and said Paddock's converted ... Read More »

Kovind arrives in Kerala, takes salute amid pouring rain


In an another initiative, he launched a Jivamritam filtration system project that is meant to provide clean drinking water to 10 million villagers. The drinking water project, titled "Jivamritham", was launched as part of 64th birthday celebrations of Mata Amritanandamayi. Read More »

Nawaz's son-in-law arrested on return to Pakistan


Pakistan's National Accountability Bureau, which is investigating the case, arrested Safdar from the Benazir International Airport here, Dawn reported. Capt Safdar told Geo News that the couple had chose to return to Pakistan on the advice of their lawyers. Maryam is now in London and is looking after her mother Kulsoom Nawaz, who has been receiving treatment for cancer. Read More »

Trump sends Congress immigration legislation priorities


The plans sent on Sunday also include call for more deportation agents, a crackdown on sanctuary cities and stricter limits to chain migration, all issues the White House said it needs to be part of any bill Congress passes to legalise illegal immigrant "Dreamers" now protected by the deportation amnesty known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). Read More »

Dem Congresswoman on Trump's 'Terrifying' North Korea Comments: 'These Are War Tweets'


Trump has engaged in an escalating war of words with North Korean strongman Kim Jong-Un, trading insults amid rising tensions between the two nuclear-armed rivals, AFP reported. United States President Donald Trump continued the scenario of uncleared threats towards "The Land of the Morning Calm" - North Korea. Trump did not clarify what "one thing" he was talking about, but his tweets have suggested the prospect of military confrontation with North Korea. Read More »

Nate makes two landfalls in USA, weakens into tropical storm

Johnice Katz works to clear the storm drain in front of her home in preparation for Nate in New Orleans . Nate weakened from a hurricane to a tropical storm after rolling into the mouth of the Mississippi River late Saturday . Widespread flooding was reported there from storm surge. The storm was about 50 miles (80 km) south of the mouth of the Mississippi River on Saturday afternoon and moving at 23 mph, according to the NHC. Read More »

Bengaluru: White tiger kills caretaker at Bannerghatta Biological Park


A case of accidental death was registered with the Bannerghatta police by the zoo authorities. He was hired as a caretaker on temporary basis only a week back. It was only when the forest staff in the vicinity heard his cries for help that they realised what had happened. Last month a white tiger was killed by Bengal tigers in the Bio park. Read More »

High school student SUSPENDED for refusing to stand for Pledge of Allegiance


She says the principal told her to stand, but she refused. She asked me to, and I said I wouldn't. "She said she trusts it just brings consciousness of what is happening". Although the student reportedly returned to school on Friday, Landry's attorney later filed a suit against the school. India transferred to Windfern, an alternative "campus of choice", after falling behind at Cypress Springs High School. Read More »

Windows broken by Las Vegas Strip gunman now covered

Many of those had been adapted to function as if they were fully automatic machine guns. Where other mass killers have left behind a trail of plain-sight clues that help investigators quickly understand what drove them to violence, Paddock, 64, had almost no close friends, social media presence or other clear connections to the broader world. Read More »

Trump's actually visiting Harrisburg, not Hamburg, to tout tax plan


Trump's "apology" was similar in character, minimizing what he had done, while turning the entire exercise into an excuse to attack Hillary Clinton, and not apologizing for the million other things he'd said and done. We will do what we must do to prevent that from happening. Asked about the off chance that Trump was merely being "mischievous" or even " messing with the press a little bit ", Sanders replied that she hadn't said that was the case and that North Korea and Iran continued to be ... Read More »

Fabricio Werdum versus Derrick Lewis off UFC 216


Lewis would tell MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani that he was "unable to move", adding that "I'm feeling the same pain in my back that I felt before the Mark Hunt fight". Werdum was looking to bounce back from a majority decision loss to Alistair Overeem at UFC 213. The 40-year-old Brazilian made headlines two weeks ago when he almost brawled at a media luncheon in Las Vegas with lightweight Tony Ferguson, who faces Kevin Lee in Saturday's main event for the interim 155-pound championship. Read More »

Halftime Report: Colorado down against Arizona, 21-14


He had four touchdown runs of 58, 28, 47 and 75 yards. For good measure, he completed 11 of his 12 passes for 142 yards and a touchdown. Tate was hardly touched all night. Tate was hit late out of bounds and the resulting penalty placed Arizona on CU's 16-yard line. He was looked at by the trainer as Tate jogged into the game. Read More »

Rangers Lose as Toronto Scores 3 Goals in the Third Period

They won 13 of their first 17 games last season and 14 of 18 the year before. "And you have to take care of it when you have it, so that you don't put yourself in so many bad situations". I thought we weren't very good early in that game and ideally we'll be better in this game. "Just keep making plays". Toronto goaltender Frederik Andersen stopped 30 shots. Read More »

Rafael Nadal WINS China Open final as fuming Nick Kyrgios implodes

And from 2-2 in the opening set, Kyrgios fell apart with Nadal winning four games in a row - made easier when Mohamed Lahyani handed a point penalty to Kyrgios during the change of ends at 2-5. It appeared as though the tide may have turned when Kyrgios earned two break points at the start of the second, but Nadal kept his composure. The win improved Goffin's record against Mannarino to 3-0. Read More »

Dubai: British Man Arrested For Touching Another Man


Harron touched off a man's hip to make sure he didn't hit him, which apparently angered said man enough to call the police. Europe correspondent Gavin Grey told Rachel Smalley he's now out on bail but has had to give up his passport. Many visitors to Dubai are unaware they can be charged with having alcohol in their system and the interpretation of "indecency" varies from case to case. Read More »

White House hedges Trump's call for Congress to investigate U.S. media outlets


Huckabee Sanders was conducting a White House press briefing on Thursday when she said the administration was open to legislation related to the regulation of such devices. "I'm not aware of anything specific that was in reference to". "There will be time for that policy discussion to take place but that's not the place that we are in at the moment". Read More »

Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. will have surgery

Beckham suffered a broken ankle in the fourth quarter and the three-time Pro Bowler was in tears as he was carted off the field at MetLife Stadium. He fell awkwardly to the ground, and Chargers players immediately signaled to the sidelines for help. Read More »

Former president shares what he's learned from North Korea leaders


An American expert on North Korea Michael Madden called changes in the leadership of another demonstration of the consolidation of power in the hands of the family of the leader of the DPRK. "If the president would get off Twitter, that would help a great deal", Kelly said. Clapper said Trump's rhetoric is unhelpful, but credited administration officials, including Secretary of Defense James Mattis , State Secretary Rex Tillerson , and National Security Advisor H.R. Read More »

Trump claims he was handed a 'mess' in N. Korea


When Kelly was brought into the White House to take over for former chief of staff Reince Priebus, headlines blared that Kelly would impose military-style order on a chaotic Trump administration. You are the leader of the free world and that means your words and actions carry a lot of weight. I'd call it smart. Not so for the USA president, whose declining mental faculties are on full display for a world stage. Read More »