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Chad ex-dictator gets life sentence for crimes against humanity

Monday, 4:55 AM

Hissene Habre ruled Chad from 1982-1990Dakar (AFP) - Former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty of crimes against humanity and sentenced to life in prison by a special court in Senegal on Monday.


Japan rescuers expand forest search for missing boy

Monday, 4:53 AM

Some 180 rescuers and police are involved in the search for the missing boyThe boy, Yamato Tanooka, went missing in mountains on Japan's main northern island of Hokkaido, which is inhabited by wild bears. Yamato, his older sister, mother and father came to a park near the forest on Saturday, but the parents became angry when the boy threw stones at cars and people, Japanese police said.


Trump gets warm welcome at veterans biker rally

Monday, 4:42 AM

Republican presedential candidate Donald Trump waves to veterans and supporters in Washington, DC on May 29, 2016White House hopeful Donald Trump received a warm welcome Sunday as he addressed a motorcycle rally that attracted many military veterans to the US capital Sunday. "I will protect every bit of the Second Amendment" right to bear arms, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee told several thousand people gathered in front of the Lincoln Memorial, traditionally a favored spot for major political demonstrations in Washington. Trump asked during his address why other countries, nodding at Japan, aren't asked to pay "100 percent" of the cost of deploying US troops to overseas bases.


Bahrain appeal raises opposition head jail term to nine years

Monday, 4:27 AM

Bahraini men hold placards bearing the portrait of Sheikh Ali Salman, head of the Shiite opposition movement Al-Wefaq, during a protest on May 29, 2016 against his arrestA Bahraini appeals court on Monday more than doubled a jail sentence against opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman in a move his bloc warned risked stoking fresh unrest among the kingdom's Shiite majority. Salman's Al-Wefaq bloc condemned the verdict as "unacceptable and provocative", warning it "entrenches the exacerbating political crisis" in Bahrain. The 50-year-old was originally convicted in July 2015, drawing condemnation from human rights groups as well as both the United States and Iran.


Golf-World Rankings

Monday, 2:21 AM

May 30 (Infostrada Sports) - The World Rankings 1. (1) Jason Day (Australia) 13.40 2. (2) Jordan Spieth (U.S.) 11.60 3. (3) Rory McIlroy (Britain) 9.66 4. (4) Bubba Watson (U.S.) 7.77 5. (5) Rickie Fowler (U.S.) 7.42 6. (6) Henrik Stenson (Sweden) 7.10 7. (7) Adam Scott (Australia) 6.85 8. (8) Dustin Johnson (U.S.) 6.61 9. (9) Danny Willett (Britain) 6.55 10. (10) Justin Rose (Britain) 5.91 11. (11) Branden Grace (South Africa) 5.19 12. (13) Patrick Reed (U.S.) 5.07 13. (12) Sergio Garcia (Spain) 5.00 14. (14) Louis Oosthuizen (South Africa) 4.76 15. (15) Hideki Matsuyama (Japan) 4.60 16. ...

Thailand's Ariya captures third LPGA title in a row

Sunday, 8:11 PM

Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn fired a final-round five-under par 67 to win the Volvik ChampionshipThailand's Ariya Jutanugarn won her third consecutive LPGA title, firing a final-round five-under par 67 to win the inaugural Volvik Championship by five strokes over American Christina Kim. Ariya became the first player to capture her first three LPGA crowns consecutively, pushing the 20-year-old from Bangkok within two of the tour record win streak of five events by Sweden's Annika Sorenstam and American Nancy Lopez. Ariya became the first Thai player to win an LPGA title when she took the Yokohama Tire Classic in Alabama earlier this month and added the Kingsmill Championship last week.


Memorial Day event cancellations and changes

Monday, 4:50 AM

Memorial Day event cancellations and changesA number of events are being cancelled or changed because of the rainy weather this Memorial Day.


Cologne airport flights halted over possible security breach

Monday, 4:44 AM

BERLIN (AP) — Authorities on Monday temporarily suspended outgoing flights from one terminal at Germany's Cologne-Bonn airport over suspicions that a person entered a secured area without undergoing security screening.

Pakistan reports negative polio samples for first time ever

Monday, 4:47 AM

ISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani health official says that for the first time in the country's history, all the previous month's environmental samples for polio have tested negative — a sign of progress in the campaign to eradicate the virus in Pakistan.

How Wellcome and Gates charities profit from helping biotech

Monday, 12:49 AM

Melinda Gates and her husband attend a news conference in New YorkThe Wellcome Trust medical charity is to profit from U.S. approval of a new diagnostic cancer test, the first commercial product funded by the organization since the sale of its pharmaceuticals business to Glaxo in 1995. The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation recently made a $80 million profit from selling a stake in Anacor Pharmaceuticals , a firm it had backed for its work on neglected diseases, which is now being bought by Pfizer . With an endowment of $40 billion, the Gates foundation is the world’s largest charity, while Wellcome has an 18 billion pound ($26 billion) investment portfolio.