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Monday, Roger Federer became the oldest player to ascend to top spot in men's professional tennis. Federer is the world's oldest No. 1 at the age of 36. The Swiss maestro eclipses American Andre Agassi's record of world No. 1 aged 33 in September 2003. Federer guaranteed his return to No....

BAFTAaward-021918.jpg Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, a drama that depicts the story of a woman seeking justice for her daughter's murder, has won top five honors at the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) night. "Three Billboards" was named Best Film and Outstanding British Film, with Martin McDonagh winning Original Screenplay, Sam Rockwell taking Supporting Actor, and Frances McDormand receiving the BAFTA

Trump-OprahWinfrey-021918.jpg President Donald Trump has ridiculed media celebrity Oprah Winfrey over her performance in a panel discussion on CBS' "60 Minutes." "Just watched a very insecure Oprah Winfrey, who at one point I knew very well, interview a panel of people on 60 Minutes. The questions were biased and slanted, the facts incorrect," Trump said in a late night Twitter message Sunday. In the Sunday night program, W

Roger Federer guaranteed his return to No. 1 in the ATP Rankings after beating Dutchman Robin Haase 4-6, 6-1, 6-1 on Friday to reach the semi-finals of the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament. By overtaking Spaniard Rafael Nadal at No. 1 on Monday, Federer will break a number of ATP Rankings records...

President Donald Trump says that the indictment of 13 Russian nationals and 3 Russian firms for meddling in 2016 US Presidential election did not influence its results. The indictment, released Friday by the office of US Special Counsel Robert Mueller, is a major development in the FBI investigation...

A federal grand jury has indicted 13 Russian nationals and 3 Russian firms for meddling in the 2016 US Presidential election. The indictment, released Friday by the office of US Special Counsel Robert Mueller, is a major development in the FBI investigation into allegations that Russians interfered...

Washington | Al-Qaeda terrorist Ibrahim Suleiman Adnan Adam Harun has been sentenced to life in prison for charges including conspiracy to murder American military personnel in Afghanistan and bomb the US embassy in Nigeria. U.S. District Judge Brian M. Cogan had convicted Harun, also known as Spin...

RobertMueller-021618.jpg Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office has revealed that a federal grand jury has indicted several Russians for allegedly interfering in the 2016 presidential election. The federal grand jury in the District of Columbia returned the indictment Friday against thirteen Russian nationals and three Russian entities.

MittRomney-021618.jpg Ending weeks of speculation, former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney officially announced Friday that he is running for Senate in Utah. Romney indicated in a video announcing his campaign that he would seek to bring Utah's values and lessons to Washington.

FBI has arrested one of its Ten Most Wanted Fugitives, Jesus Roberto Munguia, who was wanted for the murder of his wife in 2008. Aaron C. Rouse, FBI Special Agent in Charge of the Las Vegas Field Office, announced that with the help of Mexican authorities, Munguia was taken into custody early Thursday...

TheManBookerPrize50-021618.jpg The Booker Prize Foundation has announced a Special Golden Man Booker Prize to mark the 50th anniversary of the coveted literary award. This special one-off award will crown the best among the Booker Prize-winning works of fiction in the last five decades, as chosen by five judges and then voted for by the public. The Golden Man Booker will put all 51 winners - which are all still in print - b

Obama-gun-safety-laws-021618.jpg Former President Barack Obama on Thursday made a strong plea for legislative action on gun control, saying it's "long overdue." "We are grieving with Parkland. But we are not powerless. Caring for our kids is our first job," Obama said on Twitter after an expelled South Florida high school teenager returned to campus and opened fire with an assault rifle Wednesday. Nikolas Cruz, 19, was charged

US-CapitolBuilding-021518.jpg Several different immigrant reform proposals failed to clear a procedural hurdle in the Senate on Thursday after the White House threatened to veto the plan that seemed to have the best chance to pass. The Senate voted 54 to 45 to limit debate on a bipartisan amendment, falling short of the 60 votes needed to move forward.

DonaldJTrump3-021618.jpg Following another deadly mass shooting, President Donald Trump avoided the topic of gun control in remarks about the tragic incident in Parkland, Florida. Trump said Thursday his administration is working closely with local authorities to investigate the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, which left 17 people dead.

US-CapitolBuilding-021518.jpg Senators are set to vote on several immigration reform proposals, although it currently seems unlikely that any of the plans can receive the 60 votes needed to clear a procedural hurdle. A bipartisan amendment seemed to have the best chance of passing, but the White House recently issued a veto threat over the proposal.

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