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Chong Wei wears down Srikanth to claim gold

Chong Wei wears down Srikanth to claim gold

Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei thwarted the challenge of Indian superstar Kidambi Srikanth and won the badminton men's singles final match played at Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast, Australia . A smash into Lee's body gave Srikanth the lead at 16-15 before the Malaysian drew level yet again with a superb placement. India's coach just sat there, unmoved in his chair by the court sidelines as Srikanth dispatched a smash into the net, shut his eyes and winced, nearly as if not wanting to ...


MN murder suspect may be tied to Florida killing

MN murder suspect may be tied to Florida killing

Lois Riess, 56, was believed to be in the Corpus Christi, Texas, area, possibly driving the stolen vehicle of a woman who was found dead Monday night inside her condo in Fort Myers Beach, Fla., said Lee County Undersheriff Carmine Marceno during a Friday news conference.


US Vice President Pence says NAFTA deal possible in several weeks

US Vice President Pence says NAFTA deal possible in several weeks

Pence, meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on the sidelines of a summit in Peru, said President Donald Trump had "made it clear to the world" that the United States "will not tolerate the use of chemical weapons against men, women and children".


Cynthia Nixon accepts endorsement from NY's Working Families Party

Cynthia Nixon accepts endorsement from NY's Working Families Party

She is challenging current NY governor Andrew Cuomo - who is running for a third term - for the Democratic party nomination. "I am running for governor because we need a governor who will stand with the people of NY". Cuomo campaign spokeswoman Abbey Fashouer said the governor's "record of progressive accomplishment is unmatched". Despite the attention here campaign's received online, most polls show her trailing Cuomo by almost 50 points.


Suspect arrested in Tucson man's drive-by shooting death

Suspect arrested in Tucson man's drive-by shooting death

He said they then refused to leave. 'The man was arrested on suspicion of assaulting a police officer and other motoring offences. An officer conducting radar on Highway 153 at Shallowford Road said a white Oldsmobile van went by driving erratically and at a high rate of speed.


Netanyahu declares Israel's 'full support' for US-led Syrian strike

Netanyahu declares Israel's 'full support' for US-led Syrian strike

In the early hours of Saturday, the US, Britain and France launched a barrage of missile attacks against Syria in response to what they claim to have been a chemical attack by the Syrian government in the town of Douma in the suburb of Damascus on April 7.