Death toll in Sri Lanka terror spree jumps to 290, about 500 wounded - police

DEATH TOLL IN SRI LANKA TERROR SPREE JUMPS TO 290, ABOUT 500 WOUNDED - POLICE

At least 290 people were killed in a series of blasts in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, updated casualty figures confirm. The government...

Landslide victory: Early Ukraine election results show Zelensky's near 50-point lead over Poroshenko

LANDSLIDE VICTORY: EARLY UKRAINE ELECTION RESULTS SHOW ZELENSKY'S NEAR 50-POINT LEAD OVER POROSHENKO

Comedian Volodymyr Zelensky has secured an impressive victory against incumbent president Petro Poroshenko in Sunday's run-off, the...

 
 
 
‘Why was warning ignored?' Sri Lankan minister tweets intel letter from 10 days before bombings

‘WHY WAS WARNING IGNORED?' SRI LANKAN MINISTER TWEETS INTEL LETTER FROM 10 DAYS BEFORE BOMBINGS

A letter warning of imminent terrorist attacks and sent to security forces 10 days prior to the Easter Sunday bombing spree in Sri...

Russia cautiously hopeful as newcomer Zelensky promises to ‘reboot' E. Ukraine talks

RUSSIA CAUTIOUSLY HOPEFUL AS NEWCOMER ZELENSKY PROMISES TO ‘REBOOT' E. UKRAINE TALKS

Some top Russian officials have expressed cautious hopes that the imminent presidential victory of Volodymyr Zelensky might improve...

 
 
 
US & Europe react to Poroshenko's defeat by comedian Zelensky in Ukraine

US & EUROPE REACT TO POROSHENKO'S DEFEAT BY COMEDIAN ZELENSKY IN UKRAINE

As early results show West-backed President Petro Poroshenko looks certain to be defeated by comic Volodymyr Zelensky, US and EU officials...

Ukraine's president-in-waiting Zelensky vows to end conflict in Donbass with ‘POWERFUL INFOWAR'

UKRAINE'S PRESIDENT-IN-WAITING ZELENSKY VOWS TO END CONFLICT IN DONBASS WITH ‘POWERFUL INFOWAR'

Comedian-turned-politician Volodimir Zelensky, set for a landslide win in Ukraine's presidential vote, stayed true to character at...

 
 
 
‘Intelligence failure': Sri Lankan govt too focused on past, not ready for new threats - analysts

‘INTELLIGENCE FAILURE': SRI LANKAN GOVT TOO FOCUSED ON PAST, NOT READY FOR NEW THREATS - ANALYSTS

A series of devastating terrorist attacks that claimed the lives of more than 200 people are partially a result of the Sri Lankan security...

Assange arrest shows Moreno ‘CIA asset,' turning country into ‘vassal' state - Ecuador's former FM

ASSANGE ARREST SHOWS MORENO ‘CIA ASSET,' TURNING COUNTRY INTO ‘VASSAL' STATE - ECUADOR'S FORMER FM

The decision of Ecuador's government to terminate Julian Assange's asylum is “savagery” and has heavily damaged the dignity of the...

 
 
 
'This performance was rancid': Gary Neville explodes after Manchester United thrashed 4-0 at Everton

'THIS PERFORMANCE WAS RANCID': GARY NEVILLE EXPLODES AFTER MANCHESTER UNITED THRASHED 4-0 AT EVERTON

Former United star and coach Gary Neville pulled no punches in his post-match assessment of Manchester United's performance after they...

Easter tragedy: What we know so far about the deadly attacks in Sri Lanka

EASTER TRAGEDY: WHAT WE KNOW SO FAR ABOUT THE DEADLY ATTACKS IN SRI LANKA

Seven suspects have been identified and arrested as the death toll from the horrific church and hotel attacks in Sri Lanka climbed...

 
 
 
Sri Lanka bombing crackdown: 3 police killed in raid, several suspects in custody

SRI LANKA BOMBING CRACKDOWN: 3 POLICE KILLED IN RAID, SEVERAL SUSPECTS IN CUSTODY

Sri Lankan authorities have taken seven suspects into custody, who they believe may be connected with a series of bombings on Easter...

Sri Lanka bombings evoke ghosts of past violence after decade of peace

SRI LANKA BOMBINGS EVOKE GHOSTS OF PAST VIOLENCE AFTER DECADE OF PEACE

A series of deadly bombings in Sri Lanka became one of the worst acts of violence the country has seen in over a decade. The last time...

 
 
 
'I would never quit': Amir Khan criticized after being pulled out of Terence Crawford bout in NYC

'I WOULD NEVER QUIT': AMIR KHAN CRITICIZED AFTER BEING PULLED OUT OF TERENCE CRAWFORD BOUT IN NYC

Amir Khan's tilt at Terence Crawford's WBO welterweight world title ended in controversial circumstances when the British boxer was...

Sri Lankan officials ‘caught off guard' by Easter Sunday attacks - analyst

SRI LANKAN OFFICIALS ‘CAUGHT OFF GUARD' BY EASTER SUNDAY ATTACKS - ANALYST

While it's early to draw conclusions, it seems clear that Sri Lankan authorities were unprepared for a series of deadly terrorist attacks,...

 
 
 
'I have to maul this guy': Khabib Nurmagomedov says he's ready to battle Dustin Poirier in September

'I HAVE TO MAUL THIS GUY': KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV SAYS HE'S READY TO BATTLE DUSTIN POIRIER IN SEPTEMBER

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov says interim champion Dustin Poirier deserves the next shot at his title, and stated that...

Sri Lanka imposes island-wide curfew after deadly blasts on Easter Sunday

SRI LANKA IMPOSES ISLAND-WIDE CURFEW AFTER DEADLY BLASTS ON EASTER SUNDAY

The Sri Lankan Defense Ministry has imposed a nightly curfew following the eight explosions that killed around 160 people and injured...

 
 
 
‘Assaults on all humanity': Turkey's Erdogan condemns Sri Lankan bombings

‘ASSAULTS ON ALL HUMANITY': TURKEY'S ERDOGAN CONDEMNS SRI LANKAN BOMBINGS

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has condemned the bombing attacks on Christian churches and hotels in Sri Lanka, which happened...

It's not just Amazon: These profitable US corporations paid ZERO taxes

IT'S NOT JUST AMAZON: THESE PROFITABLE US CORPORATIONS PAID ZERO TAXES

Sixty of America's biggest companies from the Fortune 500 list, including IBM, Netflix, General Motors and Chevron, managed to avoid...

 
 
 
8th explosion hits Sri Lanka's commercial capital - reports

8TH EXPLOSION HITS SRI LANKA'S COMMERCIAL CAPITAL - REPORTS

An eighth explosion has rocked Colombo, Sri Lanka's largest city and commercial capital, shortly after about 160 people were killed...

‘Hour of grief': Pakistan's PM Khan condemns ‘horrific terrorist attack' in Sri Lanka

‘HOUR OF GRIEF': PAKISTAN'S PM KHAN CONDEMNS ‘HORRIFIC TERRORIST ATTACK' IN SRI LANKA

The leader of Pakistan joined international condemnation of the series of bombing attacks, which targeted Sri Lanka's churches and...

 
 
 



San Francisco hairdresser commuting from Arizona to save money

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Giuliani: Nothing wrong with Trump camp taking Russian help

Giuliani: Nothing wrong with Trump camp taking Russian help

Giuliani called the Trump campaign's effort to get political help from representatives of the Russian government possibly ill-advised but not illegal. Read more ...

Matthew Stafford's wife back home after 12-hour brain surgery

Matthew Stafford's wife back home after 12-hour brain surgery

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RBC Heritage: C.T. Pan grabs first career PGA victory

RBC Heritage: C.T. Pan grabs first career PGA victory

The 27-year-old Taiwanese player shot a 4-under 67 in the final round to hold off Matt Kuchar by one stroke. Read more ...

'Game of Thrones' fans are losing it over Arya's steamiest scene yet, and...

'Game of Thrones' fans are losing it over Arya's steamiest scene yet, and some are seriously disappointed

Warning: Spoilers ahead for "Game of Thrones" season eight, episode two, "A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms." On Sunday's episode, after a flirtatious moment on the season... Read more ...

Death toll rises to 290 in wake of Sri Lankan Easter bombings

Death toll rises to 290 in wake of Sri Lankan Easter bombings

The death toll rose to 290 people in the wake of the Sri Lankan Easter Sunday bombings as 13 people were arrested in connection with the attacks. Police officials said early... Read more ...

Leonard scores 34, Raptors top Magic 107-85 for 3-1 lead

Leonard scores 34, Raptors top Magic 107-85 for 3-1 lead

ORLANDO, Fla. - Kawhi Leonard scored 34 points and the Toronto Raptors beat the Orlando Magic 107-85 on Sunday night to take a 3-1 lead in their Eastern Conference first-round... Read more ...

At least 140 dead in Sri Lanka bomb attacks targeting churches on Easter Sunday

At least 140 dead in Sri Lanka bomb attacks targeting churches on Easter Sunday

The blasts, reported to have occurred at churches in Kochchikade, Negombo and Batticaloa, targeted worshippers as they attended Easter services. Read more ...

Bruins defeat Maple Leafs to force Game 7 in Boston

Bruins defeat Maple Leafs to force Game 7 in Boston

Brad Marchand finished with two goals and an assist. Read more ...

Pope denounces 'cruel violence' of Sri Lanka Easter attack

Pope denounces 'cruel violence' of Sri Lanka Easter attack

Pope Francis denounced the "cruel violence" of the Easter Sunday slaughter of Christians and foreigners in Sri Lanka as he celebrated the most joyful moment on the Christian... Read more ...