Notorious drug cartel boss Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán has promised not to have any jurors from his upcoming New York trial murdered, his lawyer has said.
Guzmán made the promise in a motion that was recently filed by his defense attorney, A. Eduardo Balarezo, to counter prosecutor’s demands of keeping the Read More
Nigerian writer Chimamanda Adichie was asked during an interview in France if there were any bookshops in her country -- and her clapback was epic.
"I think it reflects very poorly on French people that you have to ask me that question," she responded.
The audience erupted in applause as the incredulous Read More
In December, the International Olympic Committee announced that it was barring Russia from competing in the upcoming PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games because of a state-sponsored doping scandal dating back to the 2014 Sochi Games.
On Thursday, Russia announced its intent to send 169 athletes to compete in PyeongChang next month.
The IOC Read More
U.S. President Donald Trump is ready to sign on to a plan that would open a path to citizenship for as many as 1.8 million "Dreamers," who were brought illegally to the United States as children, senior White House officials said on Thursday.
Trump's plan, which the White House hopes the Read More
Oprah Winfrey sent a group of Alabama residents into a frenzy on Tuesday when she made a surprise visit to the gravesite of Recy Taylor, the civil rights icon she spoke about in an emotional Golden Globes speech earlier month.
Winfrey, who was in Alabama for a “60 Minutes” assignment, said Read More
Crude futures edged higher on Monday, propped up by comments from Saudi Arabia that cooperation between oil producers who have cut production to boost prices would continue beyond 2018.
Strong global economic growth coupled with a drop in U.S. drilling activity and the dollar also supported crude, traders said, while additional Read More
After reportedly growing increasingly disillusioned with life at the Santiago Bernabeu, the five-time Ballon d'Or winner is said to have received the green-light to start eyeing up a summer transfer.
Real Madrid have reportedly told the player that he will be allowed to leave, with a Manchester United return or Paris Read More
Donald Trump has shared his thoughts on the numerous Women’s Marches being held nationwide this Saturday — and it’s not what you would expect.
“Beautiful weather all over our great country,” the president wrote on social media Saturday afternoon, adding that it was “a perfect day for all Women to March.”
“Get Read More
United States visa processes across the world may not be disrupted following government shut down at the stroke of midnight Friday, the Nation reports,
All but the most essential operations of the US government are affected including the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump’s inauguration.
There were fears that all US offices Read More
President Trump made one of his more confusing slips on Friday, appearing to defy the laws of nature by insisting: “Right now, in a number of states, the laws allow a baby to be born from his or her mother’s womb in the ninth month. It is wrong. It Read More