Head of International University Sports Federation Oleg Matytsin appointed Russian sports minister

HEAD OF INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY SPORTS FEDERATION OLEG MATYTSIN APPOINTED RUSSIAN SPORTS MINISTER

The president of the International University Sports Federation Oleg Matytsin has been appointed Russia's sports minister after a new...

‘Absolute red alert': Journalist Glenn Greenwald charged with cybercrimes in Brazil

‘ABSOLUTE RED ALERT': JOURNALIST GLENN GREENWALD CHARGED WITH CYBERCRIMES IN BRAZIL

Award-winning journalist Glenn Greenwald has been accused of hacking the cellphones of Brazilian prosecutors and public officials in...

 
 
 
Paging pot, this is kettle: ‘Nobody likes him,' Hillary Clinton says of ‘divisive' Bernie Sanders

PAGING POT, THIS IS KETTLE: ‘NOBODY LIKES HIM,' HILLARY CLINTON SAYS OF ‘DIVISIVE' BERNIE SANDERS

Two-time presidential also-ran Hillary Clinton hasn't dropped her grudge against erstwhile opponent and current Democratic frontrunner...

US embassy calls for ‘immediate resumption' of oil operations in Libya

US EMBASSY CALLS FOR ‘IMMEDIATE RESUMPTION' OF OIL OPERATIONS IN LIBYA

The US called Tuesday for an immediate resumption of Libya's oil exports that have been blocked by forces loyal to military strongman...

 
 
 
Turkey blocks Cyprus' request to be observer at disarmament conference in Geneva

TURKEY BLOCKS CYPRUS' REQUEST TO BE OBSERVER AT DISARMAMENT CONFERENCE IN GENEVA

Turkey blocked a request from Cyprus on Tuesday to participate as an observer at the Conference on Disarmament in Geneva, amid growing...

Greek parties could name top judge 1st female president

GREEK PARTIES COULD NAME TOP JUDGE 1ST FEMALE PRESIDENT

A high court judge is set to become Greece's first female president after two opposition parties sided with the center-right government's...

 
 
 
‘I'd rather be found dead in a ditch': Durham Miners' chief triggers Tory MPs after telling them to stay away from annual event

‘I'D RATHER BE FOUND DEAD IN A DITCH': DURHAM MINERS' CHIEF TRIGGERS TORY MPS AFTER TELLING THEM TO STAY AWAY FROM ANNUAL EVENT

The president of the Durham Miners' Association has infuriated Tory MPs after insisting that he would “rather be found dead in a ditch”...

Insane acrobatics & spectacular jump shots: Why beach handball deserves a spot on Olympic schedule

INSANE ACROBATICS & SPECTACULAR JUMP SHOTS: WHY BEACH HANDBALL DESERVES A SPOT ON OLYMPIC SCHEDULE

With the International Olympic Committee constantly widening its horizons and including new sports, more exotic disciplines which were...

 
 
 
Ukrainian prosecutor Shokin heavily investigated Burisma, but media ate up Biden's story he didn't fight corruption - documentary

UKRAINIAN PROSECUTOR SHOKIN HEAVILY INVESTIGATED BURISMA, BUT MEDIA ATE UP BIDEN'S STORY HE DIDN'T FIGHT CORRUPTION - DOCUMENTARY

The Ukrainian prosecutor who Joe Biden pushed to oust had six cases against Burisma but they fizzled out after he left, a new documentary...

‘Ridiculous': US disarmament envoy slams Iranian MP for proposing $3mn bounty on Trump's head

‘RIDICULOUS': US DISARMAMENT ENVOY SLAMS IRANIAN MP FOR PROPOSING $3MN BOUNTY ON TRUMP'S HEAD

A senior US diplomat said an offer of money for the killing of US President Donald Trump, made by an Iranian lawmaker, serves as clear...

 
 
 
US dollar collapse will happen this year, gold fund manager tells RT's Keiser Report

US DOLLAR COLLAPSE WILL HAPPEN THIS YEAR, GOLD FUND MANAGER TELLS RT'S KEISER REPORT

Central banks have been buying massive amounts of gold over the last 50 years, purchasing a historic high of 374.1 tons in 2019. The...

Puerto Ricans baffled by strange lights appearing overhead in dawn skies

PUERTO RICANS BAFFLED BY STRANGE LIGHTS APPEARING OVERHEAD IN DAWN SKIES

Residents of Puerto Rico were stunned to witness a bizarre phenomenon in the skies just off the island, as an unusual array of lights...

 
 
 
North Korea won't be bound by old commitments if US continues ‘most brutal and inhuman sanctions' - senior diplomat

NORTH KOREA WON'T BE BOUND BY OLD COMMITMENTS IF US CONTINUES ‘MOST BRUTAL AND INHUMAN SANCTIONS' - SENIOR DIPLOMAT

A North Korean envoy in Geneva has warned that denuclearization is impossible if the US maintains its “hostile policies,” pushing Pyongyang...

Iranian MP offers $3 million to ‘anyone' who takes out Trump

IRANIAN MP OFFERS $3 MILLION TO ‘ANYONE' WHO TAKES OUT TRUMP

A member of Iran's parliament has called for placing a bounty on US President Donald Trump's head in response to a drone strike that...

 
 
 
Russian military engineers celebrate 319th anniversary of foundation with impressive drill

RUSSIAN MILITARY ENGINEERS CELEBRATE 319TH ANNIVERSARY OF FOUNDATION WITH IMPRESSIVE DRILL

Russia's Defense Ministry has marked the 319th anniversary of the creation of one of its most technologically advanced military branches...

Russian jiu-jitsu tournament ends in mass brawl as fighters & guests attack each other in sports hall

RUSSIAN JIU-JITSU TOURNAMENT ENDS IN MASS BRAWL AS FIGHTERS & GUESTS ATTACK EACH OTHER IN SPORTS HALL

Police have launched an investigation after participants were filmed being slammed to the floor and kicked in the head in a violent...

 
 
 
E. Libya forces' commander Haftar ‘must choose' political solution - Ankara

E. LIBYA FORCES' COMMANDER HAFTAR ‘MUST CHOOSE' POLITICAL SOLUTION - ANKARA

Eastern Libyan military commander Khalifa Haftar must abide by calls for a political solution to the conflict in the country and take...

Trump urges Europe to buy American natural gas to ensure their energy security

TRUMP URGES EUROPE TO BUY AMERICAN NATURAL GAS TO ENSURE THEIR ENERGY SECURITY

European countries should rely on US gas imports to ensure their energy security, US President Donald Trump announced at the World...

 
 
 
‘What? Is this a joke?' UK govt suffer online backlash after saying terrorists will face lie detector tests under new plans

‘WHAT? IS THIS A JOKE?' UK GOVT SUFFER ONLINE BACKLASH AFTER SAYING TERRORISTS WILL FACE LIE DETECTOR TESTS UNDER NEW PLANS

New legislation that will include terrorists having to undertake lie detector tests has provoked anger on social media with accusations...

Kosovo and Serbia revive direct flights 20 years after war broke out

KOSOVO AND SERBIA REVIVE DIRECT FLIGHTS 20 YEARS AFTER WAR BROKE OUT

Serbia and breakaway Kosovo have restored direct flights between their capitals, after they were stopped during a bloody conflict two...

 
 
 



LISTEN: Senate Impeachment Trial Of President Trump

LISTEN: Senate Impeachment Trial Of President Trump

NPR is hosting live special coverage of the trial, beginning with debate on Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's rules resolution on Tuesday. (Image credit: Annette Elizabeth... Read more ...

Hillary Clinton says 'nobody likes' Bernie Sanders; won't commit to backing him

Hillary Clinton says 'nobody likes' Bernie Sanders; won't commit to backing him

The new round of attacks come less than two weeks before the Iowa caucuses. Read more ...

Man arrested in San Antonio bar shooting argues self-defense

Man arrested in San Antonio bar shooting argues self-defense

As the suspect was taken into custody Monday, he promoted his own Instagram account and described himself as “an upcoming artist.” Read more ...

What to expect on day 1 of President Trump's Senate impeachment trial

What to expect on day 1 of President Trump's Senate impeachment trial

For just the third time in U.S. history, the impeachment trial of a president begins in the Senate. Read more ...

Trump gave a rambling speech at Davos touting US economic achievements...

Trump gave a rambling speech at Davos touting US economic achievements without mentioning the elephant in the room - his impeachment trial

Trump gave a rambling, 30-minute speech at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos Tuesday. There he lauded US economic achievements, including his recent trade... Read more ...

'Nobody likes him': Hillary Clinton slams Bernie with Iowa caucus looming

'Nobody likes him': Hillary Clinton slams Bernie with Iowa caucus looming

Hillary Clinton lambasted Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders in a forthcoming documentary as a “career politician” who “nobody likes,” savaging her rival for her... Read more ...

'I feel like I'm on Cloud 9': Stolen classic car returned to 106-year-old...

'I feel like I'm on Cloud 9': Stolen classic car returned to 106-year-old WWII vet

Police found the car Monday afternoon at a police station, three days after it was stolen. Read more ...

Super Bowl 2020 odds, line: 49ers vs. Chiefs picks, predictions from SN experts

Super Bowl 2020 odds, line: 49ers vs. Chiefs picks, predictions from SN experts

Our NFL experts are split on picks and predictions for the Super Bowl in 2020, but there's one thing we all agree on: 49ers vs. Chiefs will be a great game, likely coming down... Read more ...

Odell Beckham adds surgery to already-frantic offseason

Odell Beckham adds surgery to already-frantic offseason

The NFL regular season ended less than a month ago, but it's already been an eventful offseason for Odell Beckham Jr. The Cleveland Browns wide receiver underwent surgery... Read more ...

Supreme Court Declines to Fast-Track ObamaCare Review

Supreme Court Declines to Fast-Track ObamaCare Review

The Supreme Court refused Tuesday to consider a fast-track review of a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era health care law, making it highly unlikely that the justices would... Read more ...