Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

991-1000 results from 1000 for query «man»

May 25, 2017 5:26 PM 'Star Wars': Why Darth Vader wasn't truly a villain

Disclaimer -- This article is for voracious "Star Wars" fans and not meant to be taken too seriously, just a different viewpoint on a classic franchise and one of the most revered villains to ever grace the big screen. Sure, Darth Vader Force-choked his share of co-workers and those who stood in the way of the Empire's quest for total domination in "Star 71

May 25, 2017 4:01 PM Indian woman returns home

NEW DELHI: An Indian woman who said she was forced to marry a Pakistani man at gunpoint returned to India on Thursday after a court ordered her release. Uzma Ahmad was reunited with her family at the Wagah border crossing near Amritsar in northern Punjab state before heading to New Delhi where she called on Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj. The case became 22

May 25, 2017 1:19 PM Football: Portugal drop Euro hero Eder

LISBON: Cristiano Ronaldo will lead Portugal at the Confederations Cup in Russia but there is no place for European Championships hero Eder. Coach Fernando Santos kept faith largely with the squad that stunned hosts France last summer to win the Euros thanks to an extra-time strike from Eder. But the forward paid the price for a poor season with the French 10

May 25, 2017 12:37 PM High-stakes moves by Taiwan, US and the USS Dewey in South China Sea

US warship challenges China's claims5:39 A US Navy warship sails within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island built up in the South China Sea. CHINA has protested a US Navy patrol that sent a guided missile destroyer near a group of man-made islands in the South China Sea as Taiwan practised repelling a simulated Chinese assault on the islands 51

May 25, 2017 9:55 AM Beijing protests US Navy patrol through South China Sea

BEIJING — China protested a U.S. Navy patrol that sent a guided missile destroyer near a group of man-made islands in the South China Sea on Thursday in the first American challenge to Beijing’s claims to the waters since President Donald Trump took office. China’s Defense Ministry told reporters that it had sought an explanation with U.S. officials 22

May 25, 2017 8:30 AM US patrol through South China sea draws protest from Beijing

BEIJING (AP) - China is protesting a U.S. Navy patrol that brought a guided missile destroyer near a group of man-made islands controlled by Beijing in the disputed South China Sea. China's Defense Ministry said Thursday it had made representations with U.S. officials over the matter. The so-called freedom of navigation operation by the USS Dewey took place 9

May 25, 2017 4:00 AM Alleged G/North murder trial continues

Detective Constable Tlamelo Matshaba, the IO in the 2013 murder of Olebogeng Ramapulane, said the accused voluntarily pointed out metal rods used to assault the deceased. The five men, Lebang Thabo Ntesi, Phemelo Tshelang, Gorata Sebego, Patrick Gaile and Mpho Mangwa, are all residents of Oodi in Kgatleng District on trial for allegedly causing the death 34

May 24, 2017 8:57 PM Taiwan’s top court clears way for same-sex marriage

Taiwan’s highest court on Wednesday cleared a path for the country to make history as the first Asian nation to allow same-sex partnerships. The Constitutional Court in Taipei ruled on Article 972 of the country’s civil code, which specifies that marriage is between a man and a woman. It found the article violated the constitution’s guarantee of equal 31

May 24, 2017 7:15 PM How Overwatch Totally Changed Shooting Games in Just One Year

For decades now, video games have conducted an exhaustive investigation into every possible way one could shoot guns and be shot at. Dozens of games, from Wolfenstein 3D onward, let you shoot Nazis in World War II; Doom had you gunning for demons (that somehow also had guns); and much of the last decade of video game shooting has come to be defined by the oo-rah 63

May 24, 2017 5:26 PM Highway To The Sequel Zone: Tom Cruise Says 'Top Gun 2' Is Happening

It was in May 1986 that Top Gun brought the need for speed — and beach volleyball — to American movie theaters. In the 31 years since, we've seen Tom Cruise sprint his way from playing Maverick to Ron Kovic and Jerry Maguire to the guy in Mission Impossible five times and Jack Reacher twice (and some other stuff). But these are complicated times. And we might 52