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Ivory for sale in Angola; big tuskers die in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The craft market just north of Angola's capital sells paintings, hand-carved wooden animals and newly woven baskets. It is also …

Dubai Is Now Home to the World's Busiest International Airport

For the first time, Dubai has outranked Heathrow as the world's busiest airport for international travel.<p>Dubai received 67.3 million international …

Lucy Li, 11 years old, shoots 78 in first round of US Women's Open

A pre-teen is playing pretty well at Pinehurst for the US Women's Open.<p><b>More Golf: Leaderboard | Rankings | Schedule | Equipment | FedEx Cup | US …

Donald Sterling left hostile messages

LOS ANGELES -- Shelly Sterling's emergency motion to protect herself, her lawyers and two doctors who received hostile voice mails from her estranged …

Michael Schumacher 'likely to remain an invalid for rest of his life'

Michael Schumacher is likely to remain an invalid for the rest of his life claims leading Swiss neurologist<p>A leading Swiss neurologist has dismissed speculation that Michael Schumacher will fully recover from the brain injuries he suffered during his skiing accident and claimed that the Formula One …

Manchester United Step up Cesc Fabregas Chase After Koke Snub

Manchester United have reportedly reignited their interest in Chelsea target Cesc Fabregas after failing with a bid last summer.<p>The former Arsenal …

LeBron: Don't care what others think

SAN ANTONIO -- LeBron James doesn't turn his phone on or watch much television during the playoffs, but he heard about the growing criticism he …

Sometimes celebrities get embarrassingly drunk, too

Necessity is the mother of invention

Necessity is the mother of invention.

20 Natural Hairstyles To Combat Summer Heat And Humidity

14 Famous Proverbs as told by Game of Thrones characters

MARIO BALOTELLI: How The Most Interesting Man In Soccer Spends His Millions

He has provided moments of pure genius on the field, and moments of pure entertainment off of it.<p>Whether it's burning down his bathroom with a firework, camouflaging his Bentley, or holding a private audience with the Pope, Balotelli never seems to be too far from the gossip pages.<p>He's also a big …

Arsenal would face struggle to buy Lorenzo Insigne from Napoli – agent

The agent of the Napoli forward Lorenzo Insigne admits it is “an honour” for his client to be linked with Arsenal, but insists it is premature to talk about a move.<p>Reports in England claim Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger is ready to make a £17m bid for the 23-year-old this summer. Insigne is with …

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: England will wait until last 24 hours

England manager Roy Hodgson will give Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain until 24 hours before their World Cup opener with Italy to prove his fitness.

The Week in Politics: Trivial bickerings in the shadow of D-Day

D-Day reminds us how trivial our everyday political battles really are.<p>For whereas 70 years ago the British prime minister waited in London for …

Solange's ‘Attack' On Jay Z Mocked By ‘Celebrity Juice' Star Keith Lemon (PIC)

Keith Lemon has poked fun at Solange and Jay Z, staging a recreation of the video obtained by TMZ, which appears to show Beyoncé’s sister attacking …

10 Interesting Facts About American Television Consumption In 2013

Nielsen has released its State of the Media report this month, which basically lays out all the statistics they’ve gleaned from their rating service. Some of the numbers are fascinating, if you’re into nerdy TV statistics. The ten stats are below, but I’ll lead with the conclusion, which is this, …

Chris Brown Sues for Extortion Over Alleged Basketball Game Fight

<b>UPDATE</b>: Chris Brown has settled with Malcolm Ausbon, the man who sued the singer over a fight during a basketball game, according to TMZ. While the …

Chris Brown

'Searching for Sugar Man' director commits suicide aged 36

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Swedish film director Malik Bendjelloul, whose documentary “Searching for Sugar Man” won an Oscar last year, has killed himself, his family said, triggering tributes for a man who “chased the world for stories to tell.” He was 36.<p>Swedish Academy Award-winning documentary …

Manchester City earn £96.5m for successful Premier League season

The champions, Manchester City, earned £96.5m last season, according to figures published by the Premier League, a sharp rise from the £60.8m Manchester United earned from winning the title a year ago.<p>In fact, Cardiff City earned more from finishing bottom than United earned as champions, the Welsh …

Gladbach's Kramer slips in revised Germany World Cup squad

BERLIN (Reuters) - Borussia Moenchengladbach midfielder Christoph Kramer slipped into a revised German 27-player World Cup squad on Wednesday for a training camp in Italy next week, keeping his hopes alive of making final 23-man squad for the tournament.<p>Germany's Christoph Kramer controls the ball …

Qatar World Cup Official Denies Death of Workers

Nasser Al Khater, the media and marketing director of the Qatar organising committee, has confirmed that no construction workers have been killed during preparations for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.<p>As per Mike Collett of Reuters, reports of several deaths have littered worldwide press for over a year …

Suarez: No contract clause for Barca or Real

• Premier League<p>ESPN staff<p>Luis Suarez signed a new Liverpool contract last December © Getty Images<p>Enlarge<p>Luis Suarez insists his future is at Liverpool …

Oscar Pistorius ordered to undergo mental evaluation

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1076000/1076604_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1532296193_529544fb23dfed0a6d37b617983c2b7d<p><b>The judge in the trial of South African Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius has ordered that he should undergo a month-long mental evaluation.</b><p>She ruled …

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Transfer news: Luis Suarez cools talk of move from Liverpool to Barcelona or Real Madrid

Luis Suarez has refused to be drawn on speculation that Barcelona or Real Madrid could lure him away from Liverpool.<p>Suarez signed a new …

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Record Bid Captures 100 Carat Yellow Diamond

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Why shouldn't Hunter Biden join the board of a gas company in Ukraine?

<b>Name:</b> Hunter Biden.<p><b>Age:</b> 44.<p><b>Appearance:</b> Chip off the old block.<p><b>His names rings a bell. Is he related to someone famous?</b> He's the son of Joe Biden, the US vice president.<p><b>What is he, sort of a wayward, ne'er-do-well playboy type?</b> Not really. He's a graduate of Yale Law School and a former senior …

Clippers owner Sterling claims was set up for racist comments: CNN

(Reuters) - Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling said he was set up to make racist comments in a taped recording that led the National Basketball Association to ban him for life from the sport, CNN reported on Monday.<p>Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling (R) puts his hand over …

Arsenal's Bacary Sagna Strikes Nerve by Congratulating Former Teammate Nasri

Congratulating a former teammate on his success is normally a fairly innocuous event for professional footballers. Not so for Bacary Sagna, whose public response to Samir Nasri and Manchester City ruffled the feathers of Arsenal fans Sunday.<p>Nasri posted this picture on Instagram, celebrating …

Brazil 2014: What fans need to know

<b>Manager Roy Hodgson announced the England World Cup squad on Monday. Thousands of British fans are expected to make the journey to Brazil for the tournament.</b><p>Here are 10 things every supporter should know about visiting the country - and one for those left behind.<p>Costs<p>Much has been made about the …