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A look at the life of Fidel Castro A look at the life of Fidel Castro
- December 10, 2016

Cuban President Fidel Castro smiles as he smokes a cigar during a press conference in a 1978 photo. A vote by the United Nation in 2015 urged the United States to lift the economic embargo against Cuba . Pinarayi Vijayan also recalled the warm relation shared between Fidel Castro and former CPM general secretary Harkishan Singh Surjit. Cuban exiles such as Torre tried numerous ways to dislodge Castro after he took power in 1959, including the failed 1961 CIA-backed invasion ... (more...)
Henrikh Mkhitaryan: Man United star speaks out after Zorya Luhansk win
- December 09, 2016

Manchester United are now second in Group A with nine points, one point behind leaders Fenerbahce. "I told my players not to be anxious and to do their best", he said. "It's not my problem". Eric Bailly is back in the starting lineup for Manchester United in today Europa League clash at Zorya Luhansk. "There was no bad relation with him (Mourinho), it was always good". (more...)
Raiders S Karl Joseph out vs. Chiefs with toe injury
- December 09, 2016

So he did, the rookie speedster taking the punt back 78-yards for a game-changing touchdown. At this point in the game, Alex Smith was 11/16 for 202 yards, 1 TD, 0 INTs, and he had completed a pass to six different WRs. "It's frustrating. It's really frustrating for me, because you know what to expect and you go out there and you see it and we just don't get it done". (more...)
S. Korea's parliament sets up presidential impeachment vote
- December 09, 2016

The impeachment is a remarkable fall for Park, who convincingly beat her liberal opponent in 2012. The prime minister will rule while the court decides. Local media are reporting an 80 per cent chance of the motion being granted. The Constitutional Court later restored Roh to power, rejecting charges of abuse of power and mismanagement. (more...)
Prices Rising as Market Reacts to OPEC Deal
- December 09, 2016

The duo stressed that Russia's participation which amounts to a trim of 300,000 bpd, is crucial to their success. "Investors are torn between hopes that producers will cut enough production to balance supply and demand, and fears that they won't", said Tamas Varga, senior analyst at London brokerage PVM Oil Associates. (more...)
Alabama positioned to become 3rd wire-to-wire AP No. 1
- December 07, 2016

Alabama (13-0) had considerably less drama. Clemson (12-1) won the ACC championship by beating Virginia Tech 42-35 in a game that was a lot more exciting than Tigers fans probably had hoped. Yet, down three scores at the half to the juggernaut Crimson Tide, it seemed at the time that perhaps adjustments could only keep Alabama from covering the 24 point spread. (more...)