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Saudi-led bloc blacklists 18 organizations, individuals linked to Qatar

Saudi-led bloc blacklists 18 organizations, individuals linked to Qatar

Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain have issued a joint statement on Monday designating nine entities and nine people as involved in terrorist activities and linked to the Arab gulf state of Qatar, state-run news agency MENA reported. The bloc on Tuesday blacklisted three organisations based in Yemen and six based in Libya accusing them of ties to Al-Qaida. The three Qataris and the Kuwaiti on the list are engaged in fund-raising campaigns to support Al-Nusra Front and other terror militias ...


Spieth wins The Open

Spieth wins The Open

Nevertheless it is way too soon to make career comparisons, even when Spieth's win ratio sits alongside those two greats of the sport. Johnson then made the telling observation about Spieth: "He certainly has the intangibles between the ears that many of us strive for, it's very impressive".


President Trump Labels Attorney General Jeff Sessions 'Beleaguered'

President Trump Labels Attorney General Jeff Sessions 'Beleaguered'

It has not been a particularly fun week for Attorney General Jeff Sessions, D.C.'s controversial Confederate monument that appears to be slated for removal in the short- to medium-term future. The revelation prompted the attorney general to recuse himself from the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe of Russian interference in the election and any ties between that government and the Trump operation.


Stop provocations, let's talk, South Korea tells North Korea

Stop provocations, let's talk, South Korea tells North Korea

A North Korean flag flies on a mast at the Permanent Mission of North Korea in Geneva October 2, 2014. In a forum last week, Mike Pompeo, the chief of the U.S. Those remarks display Pompeo's "illiteracy about the DPRK and an explicit illustration of incompetence of the USA intelligence community", the report also said, calling the country by the acronym of its official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.


Rory McIlroy confident he has turned a corner

Rory McIlroy confident he has turned a corner

Open, 2014 British Open and 2012 and 2014 PGA Championships . He is listed at 8/1 at the Westgate Las Vegas Superbook, as is McIlroy who has feasted on Quail Hollow. And another couple of top-10s thrown in there. This is a well-known golf course, but this will be the first major event that it has ever held. I'll have some relaly good vibes going into that week.