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Slovenian ice hockey player tests positive for doping at Pyeongchang Olympics

The 29-year-old winger scored the game-winning shoot-out goal as Slovenia edged Slovakia in their final group match, earning a more favourable play-off draw as ...


Google's Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL owners suffering yet more issues

Some report the phone getting noticeably warmer when it's just sitting around in standby mode, and others notice an increase in heat when they're actively usi...


David Davis: Brexit won't mean worse health and safety standards

He said that instead of loosening rules in order to gain a competitive advantage over the European Union after Britain's scheduled departure in March 2019, it...


Near record high temperatures today and tomorrow, rainy end to the week

A dense fog advisory may be issued, the weather service said. Then in the afternoon as clouds break for some sun, temperatures will quickly rise into the 50s to...


Tuesday Weather Could Break Record

Punxsutawney Phil may have to go back to the drawing board after calling for six more weeks of winter because the near forecast is calling for record-breaking w...


Special weather statement issued for Peel with rain in the forecast

Fog is expected to lift later Tuesday morning. Meteorologists say rainfall amounts of 10 to 20mm of rain are possible as the weather system moves through port...


Israel announces major gas deal with Egypt

An Egyptian government official, who declined to be identified, said the deal did not mean Egypt itself would import any gas from overseas. Egyptian compa...


Gun owner destroys AR-15 in Facebook video after Florida school shooting

A NY gun owner is attracting millions of views after posting a video of himself destroying his AR-15 assault rifle with a saw - and explaining why such guns nee...


Andrea Mitchell Worries FBI Mistake on Cruz Investigation Will Undermine Russia Probe

The Florida woman who had taken in school shooter Nikolas Cruz says she wanted to "strangle" him when she saw him after the massacre. Rubio slammed the ag...


7th-grader shoots himself at OH school

Several schools in OH are on lockdown this morning after a 7th grader reportedly shot himself, multiple sources have reported. Parents are waiting to pick up th...


Hope Maldives emergency is not extended

In New Delhi , the external affairs ministry said in a statement that it did not expect the emergency to be extended "so that the political process in Maldives...


Iceland Poised to Ban Circumcision of Boys

A bill now before the Icelandic parliament proposes a penalty of up to six years in prison for anyone carrying out a circumcision other than for medical reasons...


Zimbabwe president hails late opposition hero Morgan Tsvangirai

Other well-wishers wore portraits of Tsvangirai, flocking to a central square to sing and dance in honour of their fallen leader. Tsvangirai's body was return...


Remains of OFW found in freezer in Kuwait arrive in PH

A woman cries beside a crate containing the body of her sister, A Filipina worker who was killed and found inside a freezer in Kuwait, upon arrival at an air ca...


Severe weather watch as Cyclone Gita heads to NZ

New Zealand, which lies in the South Pacific Ocean to the southeast of Australia, has also seen a marine heatwave since October which has added strength to the ...


New Allegation Against Assemblywoman Cites Game of Spin the Bottle

He added during his tenure with Garcia he didn't receive any complaints about inappropriate behavior concerning her. Elected in 2012, Garcia has made women'...


Germany's AfD Populists Second Most Popular Party for First Time

She would take over from outgoing secretary general Peter Tauber, who is stepping down from the role after a period of illness. Kramp-Karrenbauer is expected ...


Indian mob storms police station, kills alleged child rapist

Sandip Goel, Arunachal Pradesh's Director General of Police said Sobar and Lohar were arrested in connection with the disappearance, suspected rape and murder o...


Flood watch in effect; sleet, freezing rain later

Area residents should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible Flood Warnings. The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for northeas...


Russian Federation inquiry: Lawyer Alex van der Zwaan charged

Van Der Zwaan is expected to plead guilty on Tuesday afternoon. Van der Zwaan is also accused of deleting and failing to produce emails to the special counsel...