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PH growth forecasts revised by IMF, AMRO

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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has raised growth forecasts for all advanced economies aside from the United Kingdom, after weaker-than-expected economic performance resulted in a downgrade earlier this year amid Brexit uncertainty. Read More »

Didier Deschamps Points To Lack Of Aggression In Slender France Win

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France were off to a flying start as a flowing team move ended with Antoine Griezmann teeing up Matuidi to blast home from a tight angle on three minutes. France's rich array of attacking talent wasted little time in stamping their authority on the game, combining in sublime style to open the scoring inside just three minutes. Read More »

Turkey will not allow a terror corridor along its borders, Erdoğan says

TRT World's Sara Firth , who is in the southern Turkish province of Hatay on the Mediterranean coast, explains the latest efforts to build a safe zone in northern Syria. Most of Idlib is controlled by hard-line militants, including an Al-Qaeda linked group, now the most powerful faction in the province and formerly known as the Al-Nusra Front. Read More »

Galen Rupp and Tirunesh Dibaba Are Chicago Marathon Champions

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Rupp made his move in the 24th mile and there was no catching him as America's wait for a first male victor of the race since Khalid Khannouchi finally ended. "I really wanted to wait", Rupp said. Sunday marked his fourth career marathon. "When I went I knew I had to put the hammer down, be decisive and go for the finish". Read More »

Found the head of the journalist that went missing from submarines

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Bags found just one kilometer from the place where, on 21 August, found the torso of a woman. Madsen has also denied amputating her limbs, saying he tried to bury her whole body at sea. "We found a bag with Kim Wall's clothing; shirt, skirt, socks and shoes, and also a knife and lead pieces weighing them down", Moeller Jensen said. Read More »

All But 3 Dead in Las Vegas Mass Shooting Identified

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To her stay overseas during mass murder, she said that paddock had given her a plane ticket to visit her family. A US law enforcement official, speaking on condition of anonymity, told Reuters authorities believe 64-year-old Stephen Paddock had at least two such weapons when he fired from his 32nd-floor hotel room, killing at least 59 people and injuring more than 500. Read More »

Matt Campbell earns first statement win as Iowa State head football coach

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Per ESPN Stats and Info , the win was Iowa State's first in program history over an AP Top Three team on the road after going 0-17 in such games. But he tossed three interceptions in a loss last week to Texas, and also appeared to engage in an animated discussion with Iowa State coach Matt Campbell on the sideline. Read More »

Iran's oil output up 20000 bpd in September

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The rally was driven by mounting signs that a three-year supply glut is easing, helped by a production cut deal among global producers led by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries . EIA further went on to say gasoline stocks rose by 1.6 million barrels, compared with analyst expectations for a 1.1-million-barrel gain. Brent for December settlement dropped 48 cents, or 0.9%, to $55.52 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. Read More »

Rafael Nadal Storms Into China Open Quarter-Final

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Tomorrow (Friday) will be a tough one against Isner. Like Nadal, Zverev is bidding for his sixth title of the year. However, after saving three break points, the Spaniard quickly raced to a 4-1 lead as he controlled the court, and his dominance was highlighted during the longer rallies in particular. Read More »

TransCanada terminates Energy East pipeline

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With this cancellation, there remains one more tar sands pipeline that has been proposed in Canada, taking oil to the West Coast. The province's environmental regulation agency quickly suspended hearings into the project, which were meant to conduct an environmental assessment of the risks and benefits and produce a report to Quebec's environment minister. Read More »

NBA Revamps All-Star Game Format, Captains Choose Teams

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Following similar, ultimately unsuccessful experiments in the National Hockey League and National Football League, the National Basketball Association has made a decision to give it a go and use the player captain format for their annual All-Star Game . Read More »

Defense chief says U.S. should stay in nuclear deal with Iran

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Mattis says, "Yes, senator, I do". General Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told the Senate committee that it's now a stalemate in Afghanistan. Trump faces a 15 October deadline for certifying that Iran is complying with the pact, a decision that could sink an agreement strongly supported by the other powers that negotiated it, including Britain, China, France, Germany, Russia and the European Union. Read More »

Some NFL players kneel Sunday during national anthem

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Humphries and guards Mike Iupati and Alex Boone . Three Miami Dolphins players, Kenny Stills, Julius Thomas and Michael Thomas, took a knee during the anthem before they faced off against the New Orleans Saints in London's Wembley Stadium. Read More »

Sunny, high near 70 — TODAY'S FORECAST

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Sunday night , a 40 percent chance of showers. Thursday night should be clear, with a low around 57. WEDNESDAY: Mostly sunny, breezy and cool. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Increasing clouds with a high near 81. Monday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Have a great day! Chance of precipitation is 60%. Read More »

3 children killed in cross-border firing in Poonch

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Pakistan violated ceasefire in Keri and Digwar areas of Poonch district. The incident has also come under verbal attack from other political circles with Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan saying that Pak's claims for peace are hollow. Read More »

Air France A380 suffers serious engine damage after 'tremendous bang'

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A super jumbo A380 ofAir France which acted as a liaison Paris-Los Angeles, had made an emergency landing in Canada . "The passengers are now being assisted by teams dispatched to the location", the statement said. The four-engine airliner left Paris's Charles de Gaulle Airport Saturday morning. Luckily the plane was able to land safely and passengers told of their relief after the aircraft touched down in one piece. Read More »

Donald Trump praises Dallas Cowboys owner for knee protest compromise

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Trump unleashed a tirade of strong comments against National Football League players who don't stand during the playing of "The Star Spangled Banner". And our team has demonstrated that'. Meanwhile, Cowboys coach Jason Garrett told the Dallas Morning News that while most of the response to the team's display of unity has been favorable, the team has not discussed any potential protests for the weeks ahead. Read More »

Donald Trump Has Embarrassed America And Really Needs To Stop Tweeting Now

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In 2010, respected public opinion polling analyst Nate Silver ranked the Quinnipiac University poll as most accurate among major polls conducting surveys in two states or more. 57 percent of independent voters believed that Trump was not fit to be president. "Wouldn't you love to see one of these National Football League owners, when somebody disrespects our flag, to say, 'Get that son of a b***h off the field right now", Trump said during a rally in Alabama. Read More »

Aston Martin have helped to design a submarine

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A concept image of Project Neptune depicts a sleek design, with a bubble-like cockpit at its center that provides a almost 360 degree view. It's a submersible, that must-have plaything of superyacht owners the world over. This week, the company announced a new design for a luxury submersible vehicle it's now calling Project Neptune. Ultra-rich Aston Martin fans are getting another super exclusive vehicle to sink money into. Read More »

Construction On Border Wall Prototypes To Be Built Within A Month

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Construction of the wall prototypes is expected to last about a month. "Today marks a significant milestone in the implementation of the President's executive order on border security and immigration improvement", said acting chief border patrol agent Roy Villareal during a press event at the construction site. Read More »

Tom Price flew a little too high, a little too often

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If ObamaCare repeal is dead for now, despite Trump's protests to the contrary , this would be a fine time for him to shed himself of Price's embarrassing private-jet shenanigans . On Wednesday, reporters asked Trump about Price's travels. I'm going to look at it. HHS contracted the flight to Georgia to take Price to five states within four days, according to the article, costing more than $86,000. Read More »

Text of Saudi king's royal decree on women driving

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The momentum to change the policy picked up in recent years with the rise of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the king's 32-year-old son, who has laid out a far-reaching plan to overhaul the kingdom's economy and society. But some working Saudi women say hiring private drivers to get them to and from work eats up much of their pay, diminishing the incentive to work. The decision could also have broad economic impacts, making it possible for women to get to work without a driver but also ... Read More »

50000 evacuate as Bali volcano swells

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She said: "The tourists I have spoke to seem very anxious, I think this is due to having a better understanding and awareness about the dangers involved with an eruption ". The volcano is one of the most active in the region's Ring of Fire seismic zone and experts predict it will erupt in coming days, prompting the government to take precautions to prevent a repeat of its last eruption in 1963 which killed 1,600 people. Read More »