Prince's Paisley Park Will Open for Public Tours

Prince's sister Tyka Nelson said the decision to open the estate was made for fans of the "Purple Rain" singer to experience the late musician's world. According to a 1992 Knight-Ridder article , Paisley Park was so in demand for its studio spa... More..

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Notting Hill Carnival ends with 440 arrests over Bank Holiday weekend
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Notting Hill Carnival ends with 440 arrests over Bank Holiday weekend

More than 100 arrests were made at the event that is expected to attract up to one million people over two days during the August bank holiday weekend. Lily Allen reportedly "blanked out" and had to be carried ...More..

Russia: Striking Syria from Iran doesn't violate rules
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Russia: Striking Syria from Iran doesn't violate rules

A top Iranian official said the new arrangement was Syria-specific but also "strategic", and a "warning to terrorist-supporting countries" - an oblique reference to the United States and its allies, which want ...More..

EU Could Force Apple to Pay Billions in Back Taxes
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

EU Could Force Apple to Pay Billions in Back Taxes

The money will be managed by the National Treasury Management Agency. Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan said the decision "leaves me with no choice but to seek cabinet approval to appeal the decision befo...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Westwood, Kaymer, Pieters on Euro squad

He had sleepless nights over his final selection. The 24-year-old had carded opening rounds of 62 and 71 while playing alongside Clarke. "Phoning Russell was one of hardest things I have had to to do". PGA To...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

John Kerry courts controversy with plan to visit shrines

The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attack , but Bangladeshi authorities maintain that IS has no presence in the country and that a local banned group, Jumatul Mujahedeen Bangladesh, or ...More..

Protest over Aboriginal teenager's death turns ugly in Australia
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Protest over Aboriginal teenager's death turns ugly in Australia

A large group of people gathered outside the Kalgoorlie courthouse today, 9News reports, to demand justice for the boy after a 55-year-old man was charged with his manslaughter. It was reported the boy's death ...More..

Fed's Fischer says USA job market 'very close' to full strength
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Fed's Fischer says USA job market 'very close' to full strength

U.S. financial stocks have lagged the overall market this year, as investors scaled back their expectations of United States interest rate rises. In her Jackson Hole comments, Yellen said the USA economy is i...More..

Europe free trade talks suffer new setback
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Europe free trade talks suffer new setback

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) has said he would not allow a vote on TPP this year and vulnerable Republicans facing tough reelection fights, such as Pat Toomey (PA) and Rob Portman (OH), hav...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Somaliland:TICAD $30bn deal a boost to African economies - Dahabshiil

Addressing attendees at the conference, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said that Japan continued to be a valuable force across the continent while remaining diplomatic and fair. However, Japan has promised t...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Yemen's exiled government welcomes U.S. plan for restart of peace talks

Adding to embarrassment about the USA role in supporting the Saudi war against Yemen , Saudi Arabian warplanes attacked the northern city of Saada today, destroying a pair of houses in the Shi'ite-dominated ci...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Markets Right Now: A mixed open for stocks on Wall Street

Mondelez's shares, on the other hand, rose 3% as investors seemed happy with the development. Mondelez scrapped its bid to buy Hershey as last week the chocolatier rejected Mondelez's second acquisition ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Trump backer apologizes for Clinton blackface tweet

Trump's visit will mark his third to MI in a little more than a month. He said that although some "might not like this", Cuban said it's also how "my friends and my business associates deal with me when peopl...More..

Italian Embassy opens book of condolences in memory of quake victims
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Italian Embassy opens book of condolences in memory of quake victims

Romanian Prime Minister Dacian Ciolos was also there to remember the Romanian nationals who died in the quake. Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and President Sergio Mattarella attended an evening service o...More..

GM, TARDEC test fuel cell Chevy Colorado
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

GM, TARDEC test fuel cell Chevy Colorado

Further testing of the new vehicle will occur in 2017. Exact specifications for the truck haven't been revealed, but a shadowy teaser image shows that its styling differs significantly from the production Col...More..

Turkish air strikes kill 15 more civilians in Syria -Observatory
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Turkish air strikes kill 15 more civilians in Syria -Observatory

Attacks were also carried out against six Daesh targets in the region. Turkey suffered its first fatality Saturday after a rocket attack on a tank fired by Kurdish forces. That suggests Turkey aims to control...More..

Heat, Humidity Return Wednesday
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Heat, Humidity Return Wednesday

A front will move in Thursday , and that will bring a decent chance for scattered afternoon storms for our entire area. Highs will warm to 86 in the mountains and 90 in the Upstate, with a good chance for show...More..

The US Department of Clinton
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

The US Department of Clinton

Clinton, who is leading in the polls, has come under withering scrutiny over whether Clinton Foundation donors received favored access at the State Department while she was secretary of state during President B...More..

Burkini ban would be unconstitutional and fuel tensions, says French interior minister
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Burkini ban would be unconstitutional and fuel tensions, says French interior minister

The former French president, Nicolas Sarkozy, has promised this week he would impose a nationwide ban on burkinis if re-elected to the presidency. The ruling may set a precedent for the dozens of French towns...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Lightning strike kills hundreds of reindeer in Norway

They were apparently killed during a strong storm on Friday, later found by wildlife officers sent to supervise hunting activity in the Hardangervidda mountain plateau. "We don't know if it was one or more li...More..