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January 15, 2019 2:33 PM Justin Trudeau's Afghan lookalike goes viral after TV performance

An Afghan reality show contestant Abdul Salam Maftoon (right) has gone viral over his likeness to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (Getty) An Afghan reality show contestant has become an unlikely hit thanks to his resemblance to Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau. Abdul Salam Maftoon, 29, is currently a finalist on the country's popular singing 448 1

December 15, 2018 2:36 AM UFC Fight Night Milwaukee undercard recap

Before UFC Fight Night Milwaukee's event between Kevin Lee and Al Iaquinta, a multitude of undercard fights had major implications. Here's how it went down. Joaquim Silva was trailing much of the fight but landed a set of punches in the third round that knocked Jared Gordon out cold. The win moves Silva to 11-1 as a professional, 4-1 in the UFC. Gordon 92

December 14, 2018 9:36 AM California's chief justice leaves GOP; cites Kavanaugh confirmation to Supreme Court

California Supreme Court Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye delivers her State of the Judiciary address before a joint session of the Legislature at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif. (Associated Press) The chief justice of California’s Supreme Court announced that she quietly left the Republican Party over the confirmation of Justice Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme 155

December 12, 2018 4:14 PM U.S. not swayed by WTO reform proposals

GENEVA (Reuters) - Proposals for reforming the World Trade Organization fail to deal with problems raised by the United States, the U.S. envoy to the WTO told its General Council on Wednesday. U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration says the WTO is dysfunctional because it has failed to hold China to account for not opening up its economy as envisaged 108

November 28, 2018 1:37 PM Motor racing: More than 100 women apply for $1.5 million 'W Series'

LONDON (Reuters) - More than 100 applicants from around the world have sought to join a new all-female motor racing series aimed at getting them into Formula One, where no woman has competed since 1976. Organizers on Wednesday issued a long list of 55 for the W Series, which is set to launch in May with 18 drivers racing 1.8 liter Formula Three cars for a $1.5 million 116

November 25, 2018 12:18 PM Swiss voters look set to reject 'Swiss law not foreign judges' initiative

ZURICH (Reuters) - Early projections suggest Swiss voters have rejected a proposal to give the country’s laws clear priority over international law, a move that opponents claim would damage the neutral country’s global standing. Some 67 percent of voters in a national referendum voted against the “Swiss law, not foreign judges” measure, according to early 99

November 21, 2018 3:32 PM John Legend Says Cardi B Will be the Star Judge on New Hip-Hop Competition Show

John Legend's got a guarantee for all the people slamming the choice of Cardi B as a judge on his new hip-hop competition series. We got John leaving the Fox Theatre in Atlanta Tuesday night and asked him how he feels about critics saying Cardi's unqualified for the role on the upcoming Netflix show, "Rhythm + Flow," which he's executive producing 88

November 21, 2018 1:35 PM FIFA ethics committee judge arrested in Malaysia on suspicion of corruption

A FIFA ethics committee judge has been arrested in Malaysia on suspicion of corruption. Sundra Rajoo's lawyer told the Associated Press his client had been detained by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) after returning from FIFA business in Zurich the previous evening. The lawyer, Cheow Wee, said a court refused a request for a seven-day 126

November 19, 2018 6:12 PM Serb nationalist calls on EU to grant Bosnia candidate status

BANJA LUKA, Bosnia (Reuters) - The new Serb member of Bosnia’s tripartite inter-ethnic presidency called on the European Union on Monday to grant the country candidate status and said it was time for foreign judges and peace envoy to leave. Serb nationalist leader Milorad Dodik, an outspoken supporter of Russia, was speaking as he sworn in in the parliament 92

November 13, 2018 1:31 PM You can't copyright taste, EU court says in setback for food industry

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Europe’s top court dealt the food industry a blow on Tuesday as it dismissed an attempt by a Dutch cheese maker to copyright its cream cheese, saying that the taste of a food product does not qualify for copyright protection. Dutch company Levola Hengelo, maker of a cheese spread called Heksenkaas (witches’ cheese), took rival Smilde 97