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Robert Mugabe makes televised address to Zimbabwe – live

The Guardian 467 sources

President addresses the nation after ruling party Zanu-PF gives him a deadline of noon on Monday to resign or face impeachment

Donald Trump Rips LaVar Ball, Says He Should've Left LiAngelo, Teammates in Jail

Bleacher Report 49 sources

The president of the United States of America is feuding with a basketball parent.

Mel Tillis dead: Longtime country singer, songwriter dies at 85

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Mel Tillis, the affable longtime country star who wrote hits for Kenny Rogers, Ricky Skaggs and many others, and overcame a stutter to sing on dozens of his own singles, has died.

Gaia Pope: Sister pays tribute to 'light of her life' after body found

ITV / News 52 sources

A body has been found in the search for missing teenager Gaia Pope.

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Moyes era starts with Watford loss

Sky Sports 38 sources

The appointment of David Moyes at West Ham failed to deliver an instant reaction as they slipped to a 2-0 defeat at Watford on Super Sunday.

Gaia Pope’s death not being treated as murder

Metro.co.uk 7 sources

No-one else was involved in Gaia Pope’s death, a postmortem examination has suggested.


Model claims Russell Simmons forced her into sex while Brett Ratner watched

New York Post 17 sources

A former model claims she was just 17 when hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons forced her into sex.

LaToya Cantrell becomes New Orleans' 1st woman mayor

CBS News 49 sources

"Almost 300 years, my friends. And New Orleans, we're still making history," Cantrell told a cheering crowd in her victory speech


Mulvaney Says Would Be OK to Drop Mandate Repeal in Tax ...

The White House wouldn’t oppose removing from the Senate tax plan a controversial provision to repeal the individual health-care mandate of the ...


SNL goes after former cast member Al Franken, briefly

“Saturday Night Live” has never hesitated from going after its own people. David Spade took a swipe at former cast member Eddie Murphy for no particular reason in the 1990s, reportedly enraging his fellow comic for the next 31 years. Louis…


There are no unemployed in UK, says Hammond in TV gaffe

The Guardian 24 sources

Chancellor is accused of being out of touch after making slip-up as he prepares for politically difficult budget later this week


Gerry Adams to step down in end of an era for Irish nationalism

CNBC 80 sources

Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams, a pivotal figure in the political life of Ireland for almost 50 years, said on Saturday he will step down as party leader.


Aled Jones Off Air While BBC Investigates Sexual Harassment Claim

Huffington Post UK 25 sources

‘Songs Of Praise’ presenter Aled Jones will not appear on the BBC while the corporation investigates an allegation of sexual harassment levelled against him.

Senate GOP running out of options to stop Moore

The Hill 158 sources

Senate Republicans are increasingly resigned to Roy Moore's candidacy.


What a joke! The secret of the Queen and Prince Philip's 70-year marriage

A good sense of humour features high on dating websites as a desirable quality (“GSOH”), but with the 70-year marriage of the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh, it is more a case of SSOH – a shared sense of humour. Those who know the couple…


New Orleans elects first woman mayor

Triblive.com 49 sources

NEW ORLEANS — It’s a historic election night in New Orleans, where voters have elected the first woman mayor and the first member of the ...

Hariri Says He Will Return to Lebanon on Wednesday, Explain His Situation

Voice of America 231 sources

Saad al-Hariri, who resigned as Lebanon's prime minister earlier this month, said he would return to Beirut on Wednesday and explain the surprising resignation announcement he made in Saudi Arabia.


Harvey Weinstein had secret hitlist of names to quash sex scandal

The Guardian 19 sources

Producer hired team to investigate 91 film industry figures in attempt to stop harassment claims going public


Missing Argentina submarine sent seven failed satellite calls

The Guardian / AU 86 sources

Attempts sent on Saturday from San Juan submarine lasted between four and 36 seconds, says defence ministry


US nuclear chief to resist 'illegal' presidential strike order

BBC / US / Canada 116 sources

Gen John Hyten says that instead he would work to agree a legal alternative with a president.

Spokeswoman: David Cassidy in hospital with organ failure

ABC27.com / News 124 sources

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — “Partridge Family” star David Cassidy has been hospitalized in Florida with multiple organ failure. Publicist J…


Sources: Mugabe's Ruling Party to Meet Sunday to Discuss His Ouster

Voice of America 61 sources

Officials of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's own ZANU-PF party said Saturday that they would meet Sunday to discuss dismissing the longtime ruler.


Gerry Adams says he will stand aside as Sinn Féin leader next year

The Irish Times 80 sources

Party president sets out timeline for departure after 34 years as head of party

Saturday, Nov 18

Four killed as aircraft and helicopter crash in mid-air near Waddesdon Manor

The Times / Life 143 sources

Four people were killed yesterday in a mid-air collision between a helicopter and an aircraft. Both pilots and two passengers died in the collision above woodland a mile from Waddesdon Manor, a National Trust property near Aylesbury in…

Malcolm Young, AC/DC guitarist and...

KHOU.com 182 sources

Young retired from the band after being diagnosed with dementia.

'Leave Zimbabwe now': thousands of protesters call for Robert Mugabe to go

The Guardian 174 sources

Crowds fill streets of central Harare in attempt to force president to resign, four days after army seized power

Trump says 'trophy decision on hold' after elephant ban lifted

NBC News / U.S. 147 sources

President Trump tweeted Friday "Put big game trophy decision on hold" pending a review, after an agency reversed a ban on importation of elephant trophies.

Friday, Nov 17

Zimbabwe latest: Defiant Mugabe makes first public appearance

BBC 252 sources

The Zimbabwean president leaves house arrest to attend a university graduation ceremony.

Franken responds to sexual misconduct accusations

CBS News 495 sources

The Minnesota Democrat asks for an ethics investigation into himself after groping allegations

This is Tesla’s big new all-electric truck – the Tesla Semi

TechCrunch 253 sources

It boasts a considerable charge capacity, and has a very aesthetically distinct look, as you can see, which will obviously help it stand out from other commercial freight vehicles on the road. The Tesla Semi will go 0 to 60 mph in just 5…

Thursday, Nov 16

House passes sweeping tax bill in huge victory for GOP

The Hill 362 sources

GOP leaders are hoping to get legislation to President Trump's desk by Christmas.

Ex-PM returns to Zimbabwe amid military 'coup'

Sky News 391 sources

Zimbabwe's defeated ex-prime minister has returned to the country as politicians eye opportunities for power while President Robert Mugabe is under house arrest.

Radio host accuses Sen. Al Franken of groping her during USO tour

NY Daily News 434 sources

Leeann Tweeden came forward on Thursday with allegations that Senator Al Franken groped and kissed her a decade ago.

Theatre says 20 claims made against Spacey

Sky News 168 sources

The Old Vic has apologised after an investigation into its former artistic director Kevin Spacey found 20 allegations against him.

Wednesday, Nov 15

UCLA players thank Trump, get suspended indefinitely

New York Post 186 sources

President Trump got his wish Wednesday afternoon when the three UCLA basketball players busted in China for shoplifting thanked him for his help in getting them home. The three, Jalen Hill and Cody Riley and LiAngelo Ball — younger brother…

Calif. shooter's wife found dead, "concealed under the floorboards"

CBS News 166 sources

Including gunman Kevin Jansen Neal, six people died in the Tuesday's rampage, an official said

Mugabe family in detention after military takes control of Zimbabwe

The Guardian 1106 sources

Army says it has taken temporary control to ‘target criminals’ around 93-year-old head of state, who sacked his vice-president last week

GOP targets health mandate in tax reform

The Hill 210 sources

Senate Republicans are including the repeal of ObamaCare's individual mandate in their tax-reform bill, a risky play that meets President Trump's demands but could cost the measure support from centrists. Repealing the mandate gives…

Tuesday, Nov 14

5 dead in shooting near California elementary school

NY Daily News 460 sources

At least five are dead after a shooting in Northern California that left numerous elementary school children injured.

Donald Trump Jr.'s Secret WikiLeaks Relationship Is ...

Bloomberg / News 184 sources

Donald Trump Jr., U.S. President Donald Trump’s eldest son, said Monday he had direct communication with WikiLeaks in the weeks before the 2016 ...

Sessions Says He's Never Lied About Russia-Trump ...

Bloomberg / News 224 sources

Attorney General Jeff Sessions denied he lied or misled Congress about contacts with Russia by people involved in Donald Trump’s presidential campaign ...

Senate GOP campaign chairman calls for Moore to be expelled if he wins

The Hill 548 sources

Sen. Cory Gardner (R-Colo.), who leads the Senate GOP campaign arm, is calling on the Senate to expel embattled Alabama GOP nominee Roy Moore if Moore wins December's special election.Gardner's statement on Monday...