Maldives president faces ‘removal plot’, BBC learns

Media captionJustin Rowlatt reports on the political troubles of the tourist paradise A move to oust the president of the Maldives is being planned, the BBC has learned. Sources say opponents of Abdulla Yameen in the tiny island nation are looking to move against him within weeks. His spokesman told the BBC they knew of […]

Self-driving taxi trial kicks off in Singapore

Self-driving taxi trial kicks off in Singapore

Image copyright nuTonomy Image caption Hop on, it’s a free ride and no-one’s touching the wheel Self-driving cars and taxis are the buzz of the industry. Everyone seems to be doing it, trying grab headlines with every step forward or new trial phase. But the real deal always seemed to be still years in the […]

Japan’s ‘handsome weeping boys’

Japanese companies hire people to make staff cry Employees watch sad films while a “handsome weeping boy” wipes away their tears It is supposed to help people bond There are about 10 of us sitting in a conference room in an office block in Tokyo and a man has just put on a selection of […]

Pokemon Go-playing driver kills woman in Japan

Pokemon Go-playing driver kills woman in Japan

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The hugely popular games involves catching monsters in augmented reality A driver playing Pokemon Go behind the wheel has hit and killed a woman in Japan, say police. The 39-year-old man hit two pedestrians in Tokushima city late on Tuesday. The other woman was seriously injured. The driver, who […]

Kabul raid: Seven students among 13 dead in university attack

Kabul raid: Seven students among 13 dead in university attack

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Terrified students and staff who were barricaded inside the university are now reportedly free Thirteen people, including seven students, died in an attack by gunmen on the American University in the Afghan capital Kabul, police say. Two attackers were also shot dead by security forces nearly 10 hours after the […]

10 Famous Actors ‘TOO UGLY’ for Hollywood

10 Famous Actors ‘TOO UGLY’ for Hollywood

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Tech football family adds a new team member – VT hokiesports.com

<!– –> By Jimmy Robertson BLACKSBURG – Tuesday marked the day for Student Appreciation Practice at Virginia Tech’s Lane Stadium and approximately a couple of thousand college students showed up to watch a portion of the Hokies’ football practice. Not all in attendance were college students, however. A certain high school […]

Fantasy Football Draft Prep Do and Do not List – FOXSports.com

Fantasy Football Draft Prep Do and Do not List – FOXSports.com

We are getting into prime fantasy football drafting time. Before your draft takes place, here are some do’s and don’ts you should be aware of: Do… 1. …look at the injury list. It’s unfortunate, but players do get hurt in preseason games and you need to be aware of it. Don’t be the guy who […]

How Jim Harbaugh, ‘the Donald Trump of college football,’ is upending the sport – Los Angeles Times

How Jim Harbaugh, ‘the Donald Trump of college football,’ is upending the sport – Los Angeles Times

When the president of Paramus Catholic High here in a northeastern corner of New Jersey decided to hold a football recruiting camp, he didn’t expect it to be a particularly complex endeavor. But Jim Vail made one significant oversight: He didn’t realize that having Jim Harbaugh there, and inviting Michigan’s football coach to also deliver the school’s commencement address […]

Two non-travel related Zika cases in Palm Beach County – WPEC

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