(Reuters) - A surface trough producing showers and thunderstorms over the west-central and northwestern Gulf of Mexico has a 20 percent chance of developing into a tropical cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Sunday.
An Australian performance artist who was buried in a steel container under a busy road for 72 hours as part of a so-called dark arts festival was released from his self-imposed prison on Sunday. Mike Parr, a 73-year-old performance artist whose creative endeavors typically explore physical limits, was
A strong earthquake shook the city of Osaka in western Japan on Monday morning, causing scattered damage including broken glass and partial building collapses. The quake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.9 struck around 8 a.m. about 10 kilometers (6 miles) underground, the Japan Meteorological Agency
First lady Melania Trump "hates" to see families separated at the border and hopes "both sides of the aisle" can reform the nation's immigration laws, according to a statement Sunday about the controversy over separation of immigrant parents and children at the U.S.-Mexico border
Mellanox Technologies Inc , a chipmaker based in Israel and the United States, is close to reaching a deal with activist investor Starboard Value LP over the composition of its board of directors, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday. Mellanox's shares have been up more than 30 percent
Syrian state media reported Monday that US-led coalition aircraft had bombed “one of our military positions” in al-Harra, southeast of Albu Kamal. The US-led coalition is supporting an alliance of Syrian Arab and Kurdish militia fighting Islamic State northeast of Albu Kamal. BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian
A Cambodian prince who was a candidate in upcoming general elections was seriously injured Sunday in a road crash that killed his wife and injured at least seven other people, officials said. Prince Norodom Ranariddh, 74, was in a convoy along with senior members of his FUNCINPEC party heading toward
Ivan Duque is slated to become Colombia's next president. The young conservative is a protege of powerful former Colombian president Alvaro Uribe. BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Ivan Duque, the young conservative protege of a powerful former Colombian president, was poised Sunday to become the country
Curtis Strange stood by the 18th green at Shinnecock Hills, working for the TV broadcast and ready to welcome Brooks Koepka into the small fraternity of back-to-back U.S. Open winners. A year after shooting 16 under to win at Erin Hills by four strokes, Koepka repeated in the challenging conditions
Outdoor Voices is an athletic wear company founded by 29-year-old entrepreneur Tyler Haney. The brand considers itself "technical apparel for recreation," meaning the clothing is made for sweating in but can be suitable for any activity. From the start, Tyler Haney's strategy for Outdoor
PHOENIX (AP) — Brandon Nimmo and Asdrubal Cabrera homered off Brad Boxberger in a four-run ninth inning and the New York Mets rallied to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3 on Sunday.
BENGHAZI, Libya/TUNIS (Reuters) - Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) said storage capacity at Ras Lanuf port had been cut by 400,000 barrels after a second crude oil tank was set on fire amid fighting between rival factions for control of two key export terminals. The NOC warned that the blaze
TOKYO (Reuters) - An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.9 hit western Japan on Monday, the Japan Meteorological Agency said.
Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plans face rejection by parliament's upper chamber on Monday, setting the stage for a high-stakes confrontation with rebel lawmakers later in the week which could rock her minority government. Ministers are seeking approval for the final wording of the legislation
There has been much speculation about Huawei in recent weeks as Australia prepares to announce a tender for its massive 5G mobile telecommunications rollout, with local media reporting the country's spy agencies have advised against including the company. Australia, like the United States, worries
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies, the Christian Social Union (CSU), will decide on Monday whether to defy her by implementing a plan to limit immigration at the German border and risk destabilizing her three-month-old coalition. A showdown over immigration between Merkel and her
Brooks Koepka shot a 2-under 68 to become the first repeat U.S. Open champion in 29 years. Koepka finished at 1-ver and one stroke ahead of Tommy Fleetwood who tied the record for the lowest round ever at a U.S. Open, with a final-round 63. World No. 1 Dustin Johnson finished two shots back.
Australia's relationship with top trading partner China faces a testing two weeks as Canberra prepares to pass laws designed to limit Beijing's influence in domestic affairs amid pressure on some of its fastest growing exports. The fallout from proposed foreign interference laws will likely
The south is more of a buyers’ market, while in northern regions sellers have more pricing power as homes are snapped up, Rightmove has said.
There were 13.2 billion debit card payments in 2017, while 13.1 billion payments were made in cash, trade association UK Finance has said.
Mexican presidential front-runner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Sunday that if he wins the July 1 election, he will aim to hold a public vote before taking office on whether to finish building a $13 billion airport outside Mexico City. The airport, spearheaded by President Enrique Pena Nieto and