Trump working on extraditing Gulen, Turkish foreign minister says

FILE PHOTO: U.S.-based Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen at his home in Pennsylvania, U.S., July 10, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Mostoller/File Photo December 16, 2018 DOHA (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump told his Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan that Washington was working on extraditing a U.S.-based Muslim cleric accused of orchestrating a failed Turkish coup in 2016, Turkish […]

Bowl roundup: Rushing Rivers lifts No. 21 Bulldogs in Vegas

Dec 15, 2018; Las Vegas, NV, United States; Fresno State Bulldogs running back Ronnie Rivers (20) rushes for a touchdown during the second half against the Arizona State Sun Devils at Sam Boyd Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports December 16, 2018 Sophomore Ronnie Rivers rushed for a career-high 212 yards on 24 […]

Wickremesinghe to return as Sri Lanka’s prime minister on Sunday: spokesman

Sri Lanka’s ousted Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe looks on during a parliament session in Colombo, Sri Lanka December 5, 2018. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte December 16, 2018 By Shihar Aneez COLOMBO (Reuters) – Ranil Wickremesinghe will return as Sri Lankan prime minister on Sunday, a lawmaker from his party and an official at the president’s office said, […]

Dead Guatemalan girl dreamed of sending money home to poor family

A picture of Jakelin Caal, a 7-year-old Guatemalan girl who died in U.S. custody after crossing illegally from Mexico to the U.S., is seen during a protest held to demand justice for her in El Paso, U.S. December 15, 2018. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez December 16, 2018 By Sofia Menchu SAN ANTONIO DE CORTEZ, Guatemala (Reuters) […]

Nations agree global climate pact rules, but seen as weak

COP24 President Michal Kurtyka is greeted after adopting the final agreement during a closing session of the COP24 U.N. Climate Change Conference 2018 in Katowice, Poland, December 15, 2018. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel December 15, 2018 By Nina Chestney, Bate Felix and Agnieszka Barteczko KATOWICE, Poland (Reuters) – Nearly 200 countries overcame political divisions late on Saturday […]

Egypt unveils ‘one of a kind’ ancient tomb, expects more finds

A view of the newly-discovered tomb of ‘Wahtye’, which dates from the rule of King Neferirkare Kakai, at the Saqqara area near its necropolis, in Giza, Egypt, December 15, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany December 15, 2018 By Patrick Werr SAQQARA, Egypt (Reuters) – Egypt unveiled a well-preserved 4,400-year-old tomb decorated with hieroglyphs and statues […]

ASMR Creators Want You To Know It’s An Art, Not A Sexual Fetish (HBO)

Gibi is an ASMR artist. She started her YouTube channel two years ago, and now has over 1.5 million subscribers. Like other creators in her field, her videos are defined by a practice of whispering or speaking softly into binaural microphones and a combination of tapping and scratching household objects. The acronym ASMR stands for […]

Jamieson edges ahead at Alfred Dunhill Championship

FILE PHOTO – Golf – European Tour – Nordea Masters – Hills GC, Gothenburg, Sweden – August 18, 2018 Briatin’s Scott Jamieson on the 7th hole during the third day of Nordea Masters in Molndal. Anders Wiklund/TT News Agency/via REUTERS December 15, 2018 MALELANE, South Africa (Reuters) – Britain’s Scott Jamieson came through a turbulent […]

Seven dead as Indian police fire on Kashmir protesters

People gather around the body of Zahoor Ahmad, a suspected militant, who according to local media reports was killed during a gun battle with Indian soldiers, during his funeral in Sirnoo village in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district December 15, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Ismail December 15, 2018 By Fayaz Bukhari SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) – Seven civilians died […]

China pledges to help Afghanistan and Pakistan bridge divisions

December 15, 2018 By Rupam Jain KABUL (Reuters) – China pledged to help Afghanistan and Pakistan overcome longstanding suspicions, as officials from the three nations met on Saturday in the latest round of diplomacy aimed at opening talks with the Taliban to end the Afghan war. China, a close ally of Pakistan, has lately deepened […]