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September 3, 2018 2:28 AM After a week of bipartisan tribute, McCain is laid to rest

WASHINGTON: A nearly weeklong celebration of the life of US senator John McCain – war hero, maverick, two-time presidential candidate and outspoken critic of Donald Trump – came to a solemn and subdued end Sunday as he was laid to rest at the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. McCain, who died Aug 25 aged 81 after a year-long struggle against brain 84

June 29, 2018 9:53 AM 'Flying brain' blasts off on cargo ship toward space station

TAMPA: A ball-shaped artificial intelligence robot nicknamed the "flying brain" because it is trained to follow and interact with a German astronaut, blasted off Friday toward the International Space Station aboard SpaceX's Dragon cargo ship. A new, spare hand for the station's robotic arm, an experiment to measure plant stress in space and a study of a new cancer 49

June 12, 2018 4:36 AM Huh? China stumped by Ivanka Trump's 'Chinese proverb'

BEIJING: Chinese social media users are scratching their heads over a "Chinese proverb" US President Donald Trump's daughter and advisor Ivanka posted to Twitter as her father prepared for his summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un. "'Those who say it can not be done, should not interrupt those doing it.' -Chinese Proverb," Ivanka posted on Monday, the night 73

May 25, 2018 6:12 AM Nurse killed after crash with oncoming car

BUKIT MERTAJAM: A nurse was killed after her car crashed with an oncoming vehicle at Km8.1 of the Butterworth-Kulim Highway today. In the 9.20am accident, a car driven by a 44-year-old man was said to have hit a parked car at the roadside before going out of control. It was believed to have swerved and skidded to the opposite lane. The car was then said to have hit the nurse's 40

May 25, 2018 1:08 AM Trump pardons boxer Jack Johnson, first black heavyweight champ

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Thursday issued a posthumous pardon to Jack Johnson, the first black heavyweight boxing champion, who was sent to prison a century ago in a racially charged case. Trump said Johnson, the "Galveston Giant", was the victim of what "many viewed as a racially motivated injustice". Johnson, who held the heavyweight 67

May 8, 2018 1:12 AM White Sox pitcher won't return in 2018 after brain hemorrhage

CHICAGO: Chicago White Sox pitcher Danny Farquhar, who suffered a brain hemorrhage from a ruptured aneurysm last month, is out of the hospital and done for the Major League Baseball season. Doctors, however, expect the 31-year-old American right-hander to return to the mound and one day resume his career. The White Sox updated Farquhar's condition Monday 15

April 30, 2018 11:40 PM Klopp blow as Buvac takes leave of absence

LONDON: Jurgen Klopp has suffered a blow ahead of Liverpool's Champions League semi-final second leg against Roma after his key assistant Zeljko Buvac stepped aside for personal reasons. With Liverpool due to face Roma in the Italian capital on Wednesday, the club confirmed on Monday that Buvas will be away from the team until the end of the season 84

March 27, 2018 12:26 AM McCain to release 'no-holds-barred' verdict on Trump

WASHINGTON: Veteran US Senator John McCain is to deliver a "no-holds-barred" verdict on his fellow Republican Donald Trump's presidency in a new book of memoirs, his publishers announced Monday. Despite being in the same party as the president, McCain has been one of Trump's most forceful critics over the last two years, both in the run-up to the 2016 election 21

March 24, 2018 12:56 AM Teen wounded in US school shooting dies after life support removed

WASHINGTON: A teenage girl left brain dead following a school shooting in Maryland died after she was removed from life support, local officials said on Friday. The girl, 16-year-old Jaelynn Willey, was shot in the head by the attacker, with whom she had had a relationship. Another student was wounded in Tuesday's attack, and the assailant -- also a student 20

March 23, 2018 7:03 AM Teen wounded in school shooting to be taken off life support

Great Mills High School 10th grade student Niyah Norton and her mother Chanda leave Leonardtown High School in Leonardtown, Maryland, March 20, 2018. — Reuters picGREAT MILLS (Maryland), March 23 — A teenage girl wounded in a school shooting in Maryland is brain dead and will be removed from life support, her family said. Another student was wounded 142