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Car Bomb Strikes Baghdad Market, About a Dozen Dead

A suicide auto bomb ripped through a wholesale market in the sprawling Shiite neighbourhood of Sadr City, killing at least seven people and wounding 15, said Brig. Baghdad sees frequent deadly vehicle bomb attacks, generally thought to be the work of Islamic State. Iraqi forces have pushed the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) out of much of the territory it once held, but this bombing and the many others that have preceded it highlight the danger the hardliners can pose to civilians ...

Fla. AG who received illegal donation from Trump may get WH job

She endorsed him at the Tampa Convention Center on the day before Florida's presidential Republican primary election, an election that Trump won decisively, taking 66 of the state's 67 counties. Trump officials said the incident was an "honest mistake" and later paid a 10 percent fine for the violation. "While there was never an investigation, staff, doing due diligence, reviewed the complaints and the NY litigation and made the proper determination that the NY litigation would provide ...


Amanda Nunes defeats Ronda Rousey at UFC 207, retains bantamweight title

Ronda Rousey skipped the post-fight press conference at UFC 207 after she was beaten by Amanda Nunes in their bantamweight championship clash. No talks before the fight: The message remained clear from Ronda Rousey . Dong Hyun Kim defeated Tarec Saffiedine by split decision. Everyone is hungry. Everybody's exhausted . She made a guaranteed $3 million U.S. for her comeback bout, while Nunes' guaranteed payday was just $200,000.


Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox Agrees to Buy Sky for $14.6 Billion

That represents a premium of 36 percent over Sky's closing price on December 8, the day before the companies disclosed a preliminary offer. This bid is from Fox which owns television and film businesses. Murdoch had attempted the buyout in 2011 but abandoned it amid News Corp .'s phone hacking and alleged bribery scandal. After that, Ms Bradley would have another 30 days to approve it, with or without conditions, or block it.