From 1979-80 on, Washington has had one of the worst winning percentages in the league, and while the team has made the playoffs 14 times in that span, they haven't gone past the second round. Kelly Oubre Jr. chipped in 14 points. D'Angelo Russell,... More..
Cochran and his wife, Melissa, were sightseeing on the last day of their 25th wedding anniversary trip to the United Kingdom capital when British man Khalid Masood drove along the pavement of Westminster Bridge...More..
Then last month Haley shocked diplomats when she blocked the appointment of former Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad to a senior United Nations post unrelated to Israel-Palestinian issues. "The days of Is...More..
Suspected Nigerian students were booked for murder, kidnapping and using drugs; however, they were later released for lack of evidence. Four Nigerian students on Monday sustained severe injuries after a gro...More..
Okay, fine. Whatever , you may be thinking. "We hope that these estimates and their significant magnitude raise public awareness and increase the level of appreciation for the important global role of spider...More..
A TV news program shows an image, published in North Korea's Rodong Sinmun newspaper, of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the country's Sohae launch site, at Seoul Railway station in Seoul, South Korea, S...More..
Monday's report from the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative, a CSIS branch, says Beijing has " largely completed " its military construction on the Fiery Cross, Subi, and Mischief Reefs of the Spratly Is...More..
The state unit's decision would be conveyed to the national leadership and after getting approval, request to make Chandy the minister would be made to LDF and Chief Minister, NCP state president Uzahavoor Vija...More..
House Speaker Brian Bosma says possible changes include altering the date of implementation and adding a residency or licensing requirement. My priorities reflect this, and I am happy to report that House Bil...More..
Japanese officials say the students were participating in a mountain-climbing outing early Monday in the town of Nasu, about 120 kilometers north of Tokyo. Almost 60 students and 11 teachers started their exped...More..
Some of those storms could reach severe limits and contain damaging wind gusts and hail up to ping pong ball size. The impacted areas in north Alabama stretch from Lauderdale to Cullman and Marshall counties,...More..
South Korean prosecutors have asked for an arrest warrant for disgraced former president Park Geun-hye in connection with a series of corruption allegations which resulted in her impeachment. On Tuesday morni...More..
Sunday's march in Moscow was one of the biggest unauthorised demonstrations in recent years, with police putting turnout at 7,000-8,000 people. Anticorruption protests led by Russian opposition politician A...More..
We are seriously anxious to see and hear that pressure is being exercised there", said Erdogan at a press conference in the Turkish capital. Bulgaria's ethnic Turks are estimated to total more than half a m...More..
European Union leaders appealed for calm and a renewal of objective for the faltering project as they signed a declaration of unity without Theresa May. "The fearfulness that is becoming more and more evident h...More..
Issuing a permit for Keystone would reverse one of the highest-profile decisions of President Obama's tenure in office. The Keystone XL oil pipeline is on the verge of being approved by the US government, ...More..
And I believe the only way a lasting peace can take over and endure is when those who have legitimate griefs on both sides embrace the future together". Among those paying their respects will be Michael D Higgi...More..
The cause of death is unknown, though teammates reportedly said that McBride wasn't feeling well after the match. Hundreds of friends and Derry City FC supporters lined the streets as McBride, 27, who died su...More..
An Orlando prosecutor says she will follow an order by Florida's governor transferring an officer-killing case out of her hands after she announced she would no longer seek the death penalty in any cases. " S...More..
The event is partnered with Japan this year. Neither leader named the US government as they opened the CeBIT technology fair in Hanover, but both used the opportunity to distance themselves from protectioni...More..
Ben Belgacem triggered a major scare at Orly global airport south of Paris on Saturday morning when he grabbed a female soldier on patrol and put a gun to her head. At the time of his death, Ben Belgacem was ca...More..
Despite efforts and a four hour operation, the turtle didn't survive - but they did say that "Bank", the sea turtle, 'had the chance to swim freely and eat happily before she passed'. "Piggy Bank" suffered the ...More..
Gas prices slipped a cent or two in some places around the country in the past week, but predictions say that won't last long. "This seasonal trend, could push gas prices 25-50 cents higher by June, unless oil ...More..
For his part, Santino Deng, manager of the South Supreme Airlines , told Radio Tamazuj that the plane crashed due to bad weather conditions in Wau . At the time of this report, three passengers were still in ...More..
The Observatory said rebel shells hit several nearby districts in Damascus, including Bab Touma, Rukn al-Din and the Abbasiyin area. Lina Khatib, the head of the Middle East and North Africa program at Chatha...More..
At a joint news conference with South Korea's Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se, Tillerson said the U.S.'s " strategic patience " approach was over and that it would not engage in talks with Pyongyang unless the ...More..
Israel said it was "absolutely untrue" that Syria's missiles downed one jet. "Netanyahu crawled to Moscow to pleaded with Putin because he fears ISIS's defeat, which is a failure for him and a victory for the...More..
Thanks to professional athlete, and other celebrities, plus the general power of social media, the airline offered a cargo plane with food and water. The drought in Somalia has caused an historic starvation t...More..
It would not say whether any other missiles struck Israeli-held territory, but said the safety of Israeli civilians and Israeli aircraft was "not compromised". As anti-aircraft missiles were fired from Syria,...More..
Speaking from the medical center Thursday night, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said, "An EMT was lost in the line of duty, bravely doing her job and encountering the kind of danger that our EMTs should not ha...More..
Since 2012, although piracy has been largely contained, Somali pirates have continued to attempt to hijack ships, but less frequently. This latest case of hijacking was the first of its kind to be carried out...More..
Britain is due to begin the two-year exit process from the 28-nation European Union by the end of this month. "What we need now is to unite, to come together as a country and to ensure that we can get the b...More..
Supporters of the emissions standards have warned the Trump administration against undoing the rules . California, long a Democratic and environment-friendly state, filed a motion to block a lawsuit brough...More..
Combine that with the fact that Venezuela's first game against Puerto Rico ended in the 7th inning due to the mercy rule used by the tournament (games are stopped after 7 innings if one team is 10 or more ...More..
The election loss was a setback to the BJP which was in power. Asked if Congress should move beyond Gandhi, Chaturvedi said: "I think in larger interest of the party, Rahul himself has to take a decision". "B...More..