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October 26, 2018 2:02 PM U.N. led aid convoy to Syria's Rukban camp postponed: U.N. official

AMMAN (Reuters) - A U.N.-led delivery of aid, critically needed by thousands of civilians stranded in a camp on the Syrian-Jordanian border, that community leaders were expecting on Saturday has been postponed, a U.N. official said on Friday. “The planned joint U.N.-Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) humanitarian convoy to Rukban camp has been delayed forlogistical 58

October 25, 2018 1:48 PM Rice balls for Japan hostage as he returns home from Syrian 'hell'

TOKYO (Reuters) - A 44-year-old Japanese freelance journalist returned home on Thursday to rice balls cooked by his mother but an uncertain future more than three years after militants in Syria captured him in what he described as a physical and mental “hell”. Jumpei Yasuda, who quit his job as a reporter on a Japanese newspaper to cover the Iraq war in 2003, arrived 77

October 19, 2018 7:57 AM Soldier deployed to Guantanamo Bay dies while swimming at beach

Pfc. Matthew Cox, 19, died Tuesday when strong currents overpowered him while he was swimming at a beach, officials said. (Army) A soldier from Iowa deployed to Naval Station Guantanamo Bay died Tuesday while he was swimming with other service members, officials said Thursday. Pfc. Matthew Cox, 19, and four others were swimming at Cable Beach when strong 70

October 17, 2018 10:57 AM Syria approves U.N. aid delivery to remote camp on Jordan-Syria border

AMMAN (Reuters) - The Syrian government gave approval for the U.N. to deliver aid next week to thousands of civilians stranded near a U.S. garrison on the Jordanian-Syrian border, aid workers and camp officials said on Wednesday. A siege earlier this month by the Syrian army and a block on aid by Jordan has depleted food at the camp in the southeastern 48

October 17, 2018 8:00 AM Cardi B's Team Locked in Battle Over New Single's Lyrics About Nicki Minaj

Cardi B's team is locked in a private battle over her upcoming music ... specifically, whether Cardi should take shots at Nicki Minaj on the track. Sources close to Cardi tell us the rapper has already recorded some new stuff, and the lyrics take some serious jabs at Nicki. We're told her team is divided ... some think the Nicki disses should be 86'd. Those 87

October 16, 2018 7:50 PM WNBA All-Star Kristi Toliver hired by NBA's Wizards as assistant

WASHINGTON -- WNBA All-Star Kristi Toliver will be an assistant coach for player development for the NBA's Washington Wizards this season. Toliver's job was one of several changes to coach Scott Brooks' staff announced by the Wizards on Tuesday, two days before they host the Miami Heat to open the season. Toliver also assisted the Wizards' coaching staff 76

October 9, 2018 11:22 PM Harvard Diving coach resigns after sexual misconduct allegations

(Reuters) - Harvard University’s Athletic Department said on Tuesday that its head diving coach, Chris Heaton, had stepped down, amid accusations of sexual misconduct. Heaton, who was hired to lead Harvard’s diving program in August, was placed on leave on Oct. 3. In an abbreviated statement on Tuesday, Harvard said that Heaton had resigned and that it had appointed 77

October 8, 2018 10:09 AM New Angle of Khabib Attacking Conor McGregor's Teammate at UFC 229

As wild as it was to watch Khabib Nurmagomedov jump out of the Octagon to attack Conor McGregor's training teammate on TV, it's even crazier with this angle from the ground floor. TMZ has obtained footage that captured the insane moment Khabib -- who'd just defeated Conor for the lightweight belt -- hopped over the cage and try to fight Dillon Danis 41

October 7, 2018 7:06 PM Paul Pierce Scuffles with Security and Calls Them Racist at McGregor Fight

Former Boston Celtics star Paul Pierce got into it with a security guard Saturday night at UFC 229 in Vegas. Paul was trying to get to the first floor of the arena when apparently a security guard questioned if he had a ticket to be in the area. The two exchanged words, and at one point the guard puts his hands on Pierce to block him from walking 65

October 7, 2018 3:32 PM Jimmy Garoppolo expected to be ready for 2019 training camp after knee surgery

Doctors found only a torn ACL and no other damage when they operated on Jimmy Garoppolo's knee last week, and the San Francisco 49ers quarterback is expected to be back in six to eight months, putting him on track to be ready for training camp, league sources told ESPN. On Friday, 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan even expressed hope that Garoppolo could beat that timeline 61