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  • Blake Griffin thanks Clippers fans after trade, ready for 'next chapter'
Blake Griffin thanks Clippers fans after trade, ready for 'next chapter'

The deal didn't include a no-trade clause. Griffin worn the iconic No. 23 at the University of Oklahoma, where he played for two seasons next to his twin brother Taylor before declaring for the NBA Draft on 2009. Griffin, averaging 22.6 points and 7.9 rebounds, is in the first season of a five-year contract valued at more than $170 million afte...

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  • Chiefs to trade Alex Smith to Washington
Chiefs to trade Alex Smith to Washington

Instead, Smith and a $20 million cap number is going to the nation's capital. Smith is "one of the best competitors and teammates I've ever been around", Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce posted on Twitter. While the Redskins re-signed their first player last week in veteran linebacker Mason Foster , the team reportedly has 17 other players that...

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  • Trump signs executive order to keep Guantanamo Bay prison open
Trump signs executive order to keep Guantanamo Bay prison open

During his 2016 election campaign for the USA presidency, Trump pledged to keep the facility open, saying, "We're gonna load it up with some bad dudes , believe me, we're gonna load it up". European allies, Muslim leaders and other critics have been vehemently opposed to how detainees have been held at Guantanamo for decades without charge.

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  • Otto Warmbier's parents attend State of the Union
Otto Warmbier's parents attend State of the Union

And chilling satellite images have revealed how North Korea' missile capabilities have become more sophisticated under Kim Jong-un's leadership. North Korean defector Ji Seong-ho at the State of the Union address. US university student Otto Warmbier is taken to North Korea's top court in Pyongyang on March 16, 2016. U.N. Ambassador Nikki ...

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  • Defiant Republicans ready to send secret Russian Federation memo to Trump
Defiant Republicans ready to send secret Russian Federation memo to Trump

Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) said on "The Story" on Thursday that the memo is indeed as damning as some lawmakers have claimed, and the American people have a right to see it. In other words, the memo is garbage. Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley, who has called for the memo's release, didn't buy Boyd's defense. Since writing the memo, Nunes has ...

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  • India needs $ 4.5 trillion by 2040 to develop Infra: Eco Survey
India needs $ 4.5 trillion by 2040 to develop Infra: Eco Survey

Rashesh Shah, President FICCI. India's average GDP growth between 2014-17 was 7.3% against the global average of 3.4%. "This implies that it will generate over 15 million jobs over the next five years, which will translate to about three million jobs annually", the survey report said.

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  • IPhone X sales reportedly below expectations
IPhone X sales reportedly below expectations

At the time, JL Warren Capital LLC had the numbers a little lower at 30 million, and said that iPhone X shipments in the first quarter of 2018 would be even lower. Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, of KGI Securities, wrote on Macrumors .com on Monday that the 6.5-inch OLED model will pack an L-shaped battery between 3,300 and 3,400mAh and the 5.8-inch O...

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  • Saudi Prince Released From Two Month Detention In Ritz Carlton Hotel
Saudi Prince Released From Two Month Detention In Ritz Carlton Hotel

The senior Saudi official, asked if the attorney general was convinced of the innocence of Prince Alwaleed, said: "I will not negate or confirm what he says". A palace source confirmed Prince Alwaleed's release on Saturday. "I told the government I'd stay as much as they want, because I want the truth to come out on all my dealings and on all thi...

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  • Hillary Clinton trolls Trump in surprise Grammy appearance
Hillary Clinton trolls Trump in surprise Grammy appearance

Clinton: The Grammy's in the bag? The president's family and members of his administration immediately criticized the segment. Nikki Haley , the U.S. "We know that our current president does love winning awards and the good news for him is he may just be the subject of next year's victor". Of course, the takeaway here is the US Ambassador t...

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  • Separatist in Yemen take over government buildings
Separatist in Yemen take over government buildings

The statement added "The Coalition for the Support of Legitimacy in Yemen is following up the events and developments in the Yemeni temporary capital ( Aden ) and the media debate in this regard about some popular demands to rectify some imbalances in the government sector".

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  • Kabul military academy hit by explosions and gunfire
Kabul military academy hit by explosions and gunfire

In October, a suicide attacker rammed a auto full of explosives into a bus carrying cadets from the defence university, which is home to one of Afghanistan's main officer training schools, killing 15 of them. Hours later, the Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the assault. The Saturday's attack came a week later an attack on a Kabul ...

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  • Horror as man dies after getting sucked into an MRI machine
Horror as man dies after getting sucked into an MRI machine

Harish Solanki, Maru's brother-in-law, alleged that a ward boy asked the victim to go inside with the cylinder. A man in India has died after being sucked into an MRI machine at a hospital while visiting a sick relative. Mr Maru was rushed to the emergency room where he died 10 minutes later. His hand got stuck between the tank and the machin...

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  • Deadly blast rocks Kabul
Deadly blast rocks Kabul

The blast in Kabul came just hours after a suicide bomber detonated his explosives-filled auto outside a military base in the southern province of Helmand. "In the immediate vicinity, I saw probably 12 to 15 all really just mangled, nearly as if they were melted together, it was just a pile of bodies, majority dead, some of them still alive".

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  • How will world leaders react to Trump's 'America-first' message at Davos?
How will world leaders react to Trump's 'America-first' message at Davos?

Trudeau, who appointed a cabinet with an equal number of women and men on taking power in 2015, also referenced social media campaigns against sexual harassment and misconduct and women's marches in several US cities last weekend in which speakers blasted Trump for policies they said had hurt women.

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  • China Presents Plan to Invest in the Arctic with 'Polar Silk Road'
China Presents Plan to Invest in the Arctic with 'Polar Silk Road'

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with the heads of several Arctic Council members a year ago, and touched on his plans for a "Polar Silk Road ". The white paper suggests that China will be actively involved in the Arctic to secure its interests there.

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  • Court upholds conviction of Brazil's da Silva
Court upholds conviction of Brazil's da Silva

Lula can still appeal to higher courts to delay a final decision, avoiding jail and stringing the process out long enough to register his candidacy by the August 15 deadline, though an electoral court could eventually revoke his candidacy.

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  • Jury finds Gasser guilty of manslaughter in McKnight killing
Jury finds Gasser guilty of manslaughter in McKnight killing

Prosecutors said after the trial they were happy with the verdict and that McKnight's family was satisfied as well. State District Judge Ellen Kovach set a sentencing date of March 15. Ronald Gasser , left, was found guilty of manslaughter Friday in the death of ex-NFL player Joe McKnight , right. Louisiana requires only 10 of 12 jurors to com...

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