LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Decked out in skin-tight leopard print spandex, his eyelids smeared with black make-up, singer Vega de la Rockha roars into a sea of raised “devil horn” hand gestures – the appreciation symbol of heavy metal music. FILE PHOTO: Metalachi, the self-proclaimed first and only heavy metal mariachi band, perform on stage
Buffalo’s Jeff Skinner scored two goals, including the go-ahead tally late in the third period, as the Sabres knocked off the host Boston Bruins 4-2 on Sunday. Dec 16, 2018; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy (73) checks Buffalo Sabres left wing Jeff Skinner (53) during the third period at the TD Garden.
YEHUD, Israel (Reuters) – Israeli engineers on Monday added the final element to a spacecraft destined for the moon – a digital time capsule – and said they aimed to land the craft early next year, somewhere between the landing sites of Apollo 15 and 17. A time capsule, intended to travel to the moon
FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump meets with newly elected U.S. governors in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., December 13, 2018. REUTERS/Jim Young WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump early on Monday again criticized the Federal Reserve for its current series of interest-rate increases, days before the U.S. central bank
(Reuters) – Wall Street slid 1 percent on Monday, led by healthcare stocks after a federal ruling that Obamacare was unconstitutional, with the decline in the market-leading sector further unnerving investors already concerned about slowing global growth. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., December 14,
KABUL (Reuters) – Afghan Taliban representatives and U.S. officials met in the United Arab Emirates on Monday, amid diplomatic moves toward establishing the basis for talks to end the 17-year war in Afghanistan. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said representatives from Saudi Arabia, Pakistan and the UAE would also take part in the talks, which follow
BOSTON (Reuters) – A decade ago, Kentucky’s Anderson Manufacturing was a small machine shop that didn’t make firearms. FILE PHOTO: Rodger Brown finishes work on a front sight post assembly for an AR-15 style rifle barrel at Spike’s Tactical LLC, a gunmaker in Apopka, Florida, U.S. December 10, 2018. REUTERS/Gregg Newton By 2016, it was
FILE PHOTO – Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the Labour Party, speaks at Prime Minister’s Questions in the House of Commons, London, Britain, December 12, 2018. Parliament TV handout via REUTERS LONDON (Reuters) – The leader of Britain’s main opposition Labour Party will on Monday call for a no confidence vote in Theresa May if
BANGKOK (Reuters) – Catriona Gray from the Philippines was crowned Miss Universe on Monday, the fourth time the Southeast Asian country has won the international beauty pageant. Miss Philippines Catriona Gray waves after being crowned Miss Universe during the final round of the Miss Universe pageant in Bangkok, Thailand, December 17, 2018. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha Gray,
(Reuters) – The National Football League (NFL) playoff picture became clearer Sunday as teams made another push for the post-season in Week 15 action. Dec 16, 2018; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bears running back Tarik Cohen (29) dives to the endzone past Green Bay Packers strong safety Kentrell Brice (29) during the second quarter at
The logo of Bezeq Israeli Telecommunication Corp Ltd, the country’s largest telecom group, is seen outside their headquarters in Tel Aviv, Israel June 21, 2017. REUTERS/Amir Cohen TEL AVIV (Reuters) – Bezeq Israel Telecom said on Monday its expected 2018 annual profit would fall by almost half after approving a cost cutting plan to retire
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn knew better than to lie to the FBI and does not deserve sentencing leniency because he was not warned that lying to federal agents was a crime, U.S. prosecutors said on Friday. The rebuke by Special Counsel Robert Mueller came after Flynn’s lawyers
FILE PHOTO: Amazon boxes are seen stacked for delivery in the Manhattan borough of New York City, U.S., January 29, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File Photo DUESSELDORF, Germany (Reuters) – German trade union Verdi called on workers at two Amazon (AMZN.O) logistic centers to strike on Monday, part of a long-running campaign for better pay and conditions.
KINSHASA (Reuters) – A month before his scheduled departure after nearly two decades as Congo’s president, Joseph Kabila received a procession of foreign reporters at his heavily guarded riverside palace for a rare series of interviews. FILE PHOTO: Democratic Republic of Congo’s President Joseph Kabila addresses a news conference at the State House in Kinshasa,
A young man smokes an electronic cigarette in this picture illustration taken September 14, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Blake/Illustration (Reuters) – The percentage of high school seniors who used e-cigarettes in the last 30 days nearly doubled to 20.9 percent from last year, results of a survey released by the National Institute on Drug Abuse showed on
The Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney hosts a Financial Stability Report news conference at the Bank of England, in London, Britain November 28, 2018. Photograph taken on November 28, 2018. Daniel Leal-Olivas/Pool via REUTERS LONDON (Reuters) – Banks in Britain may be tested for their resilience to the impact of climate change