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Turkish court sentences six journalists to life, including Altan brothers

Turkish court sentences six journalists to life, including Altan brothers

The journalists were accused of links to US -based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, whom Turkey blames for the July 15, 2016, failed coup. People participate in a ceremony to commemorate the one year anniversary of the July 15, 2016 failed coup attempt , at Turkey's Parliament in Ankara, Turkey, early Sunday, July 16, 2017.


ASU women's basketball uses third quarter run to defeat rival Arizona

ASU women's basketball uses third quarter run to defeat rival Arizona

Justice's reverse layup tied the game at 63 with 3:45 left before Ayton scored on a tip-in and a slam dunk and, between baskets, fed Trier for a 3-pointer to give the Wildcats a seven-point cushion. The United States won the gold medal after going 6-0 in Sheffield, England under head coach PJ Carlesimo. The No. 25 Arizona State Sun Devils (19-6) are riding in a three-game winning streak including an 88-79 win over UCLA in which Shannon Evans II scored 23 points in 6 of 17 shooting from ...


UKIP leader Henry Bolton sacked after Meghan Markle 'racism' scandal

UKIP leader Henry Bolton sacked after Meghan Markle 'racism' scandal

Two senior members of Ukip, deputy leader Margot Parker and the party's immigration spokesman John Bickley, quit the party after Bolton refused to step aside last month. Mr Bolton attacked the media for its interest in the breakdown of his marriage and relationship with Ms Marney, who he still has "strong affections" for.


What to watch as Winter Olympics 2018 starts its second week

What to watch as Winter Olympics 2018 starts its second week

South Korea's Yun Sung-bin celebrates after he won the men's skeleton at the PyeongChang Winter Olympics at Olympic Sliding Centre in PyeongChang, Gangwon Province, on February 16, 2018. Germany's Jacqueline Loelling won silver with 3 minutes, 27.73 seconds, followed by Laura Deas of Britain taking home bronze with 3 minutes, 27.9 seconds.


Killed, 28 Wounded In Multiple Bomb Blast In Borno

Killed, 28 Wounded In Multiple Bomb Blast In Borno

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack, but the use of suicide bombers in crowded areas is a hallmark of Boko Haram , an armed group waging a violent campaign in the area since 2009. The suspected Boko Haram suicide bombers attacked Kasuwan Kifi village in Konduga local government area of the state. The militants unleashed bombers across Maiduguri in numerous attacks past year, but recently, they have sent suicide attackers to more rural areas.


Atkin wins Team GB's first ever Olympic skiing medal

Atkin wins Team GB's first ever Olympic skiing medal

Fellow Briton Katie Summerhayes finished seventh in the final. Alain Baxter was stripped of slalom bronze in 2002 for an anti-doping rule violation relating to a common cold medicine, while Jenny Jones won Britain's first Olympic medal on snow with bronze in the women's snowboard slopestyle event four years ago in Sochi.