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Colombia plane crash: Bodies of victims flown home to Brazil

According to reports, the charter plane headed for Medellin , Colombia crashed into the Andes a few minutes after the pilot repeatedly requested for permission to land, saying the plane had run out of fuel. The Brazilian league was put on hold this weekend and is scheduled to finish with the 38th and final round the coming week, with Palmeiras already crowned Serie A champions having beaten none other than Chapecoense in their last outing.



Woods frustrated on bogey-laden final round

Matsuyama, who started the final round with a seven-shot lead, closed with 1-over 73 for 18-under 270. A second-round 65 had briefly thrust Woods, victor of 14 majors, into contention but there were signs of rust in the final round, with the American thinning a wedge over the back of the 6th green en route to his first double bogey of the day.



Carr leads another rally for Raiders in 38-24 win over Bills

Dallas secured the ensuing onside kick to win its 11th consecutive game, tying a franchise record. Lucky Whitehead also coughed up the football, although it was on a running play. The Vikings would not have needed a two-point conversion if the offense had managed to produce a touchdown before the waning seconds. With normal punt returner Marcus Sherels out because of an injury, Adam Thielen was used in that role in certain situations on Thursday.



No necktie, no start for quarterback Cam Newton

There is no replacing Earl Thomas and all he means to Seattle's stingy defense. The Seahawks were left to hope that a fractured lower left leg sustained by safety Earl Thomas early in the second quarter won't end up as the evening's more important development.


Donald Trump's first foreign policy call

Donald Trump's first foreign policy call

Trump's conversation with Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen broke decades of USA protocol and risks a clash with China . In the tweets , the New York Billionaire accused China of devaluing the Yen in order to better compete with USA companies and build an enormous military complex in China Southern Sea.


UK Championship final: Selby triumphs after classic battle with O'Sullivan

UK Championship final: Selby triumphs after classic battle with O'Sullivan

Selby, the world No 1, confirmed his status with 10-7 victory for his second United Kingdom title at the Barbican Centre in York. Selby and O'Sullivan are touted as the master tactician against the swashbuckling rebel and frame two was an intriguing contest with its scrappy nature playing to the world No 1's strengths.