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US police fire pepper spray after pro-Trump 'Straight Pride' parade

There was no serious violence during the rallies themselves, which involved groups of several hundred.

01 Sep 2019 8:07 AM

Watch: Shark jumps out of water, snatches fish from line

Doug Nelson, who filmed the video, said that the shark gave them a ‘pretty good scare’.

22 Jul 2019 4:44 PM

Extended probation, no prison for US rapist

The verdict was delivered by Jefferson County Judge James McClusky and it follows the pattern of some of the recent judgements in the US..

01 May 2019 11:03 AM

Huffman, 12 other parents to plead guilty in college scam

The actor and several others busted in the biggest college admissions scandal ever, involving some of the best universities in the world.

09 Apr 2019 12:04 PM

MIT study suggests crowdsourcing might be the solution to fake news

Respondents in the survey distrusted marginal websites, and there was agreement among general audience and professional fact-checkers.

30 Jan 2019 4:43 PM

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Harvard University accused of bias against Asian-Americans at trial

Asian-Americans, who represent about 6 per cent of the US population, comprise 23 per cent of Harvard’s current freshman class.

16 Oct 2018 1:35 PM

Rare Apple-1 computer auctioned for USD 3,75,000

This Apple-1 is one of only 60-70 remaining of the original 200 that were designed and built by Jobs and Wozniak.

26 Sep 2018 1:26 PM

At least one dead as dozens of gas blasts rock Boston suburbs in US

Residents in all three towns with utilities service from Columbia Gas had been asked to evacuate immediately.

14 Sep 2018 8:35 AM

Shame and sorrow: Vatican on decades-long sex abuse by priests in US

Priests in Pennsylvania sexually abused about 1,000 people over 70 yrs, vowing to hold abusers and those who protected them accountable.

17 Aug 2018 12:20 PM

US arrests Chinese man for smuggling anti-submarine warfare devices

Shuren Qin was charged in criminal complaint filed in federal court with visa fraud, conspiring to commit violations of export regulations.

22 Jun 2018 1:22 PM

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Harvard, Asian American group spar over facts in ongoing bias case

Harvard and the group Students for Fair Admissions filed dulling reports from outside economists, each reaching different conclusions.

16 Jun 2018 6:27 PM

Storm moves away from northeast US after killing 5, no power in 2.4 mn houses

Snow and rain will taper off as skies clear, but winds gusts of up to 50 miles per hour will persist through the day across the region.

03 Mar 2018 4:59 PM

Don't have resources like BJP: Cong social media chief Divya Spandana

BJP leader Madhukeshwar Desai, responded by saying that the social media team of Rahul Gandhi has a good sense of humour.

11 Feb 2018 3:31 PM

All not well in Tamil Nadu: Kamal Hasaan at Harvard University

Slamming the current political lot in Tamil Nadu, Kamal Hasaan announced his plan to adopt a village in every district of the state.

11 Feb 2018 12:21 PM

2 girls arrested after Snapchat video shows them putting 8-month-old inside fridge

Essex District Attorney spokesman Steve O'Connell said the girls were arraigned in Essex Juvenile Court in Salem.

11 Aug 2017 2:56 PM

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Princess Diana’s personal letters may fetch over USD 125,000 at auction

The handwritten letters addressed to Diana’s confidante Carolyn Pride Bartholomew were written from between 1978 and 1997.

06 Aug 2017 4:39 PM

India to keep lead over China as fastest growing economy till 2025: Harvard study

India among fastest growing economies, to maintain position over China: Harvard study

09 Jul 2017 3:24 PM

Harvard student submits rap album as thesis, will graduate with honours

Shaw describes the 10-track album as a dark and moody take on what it means to be black in America.

19 May 2017 12:57 PM

Police find 2 doctors dead in their house in US with throats slit, injure attacker

Blood and revengeful messages were scribbled on the walls and their pictures were cut up.

07 May 2017 4:10 PM

US man arrested for running over ex-wife after fight over alleged gambling

Yan Long Chow pleaded not guilty on Thursday in Norfolk Superior Court to first-degree murder.

24 Mar 2017 5:23 PM

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