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Visas for tech workers could be limited under Trump administration

Attorney general nominee Jeff Sessions has sought to curtail H-1B visa program that allows thousands of workers and students into US annually The main US visa program for technology workers could face renewed scrutiny under President-elect Donald Trump and his proposed attorney general, Senator Jeff Sessions, a longtime critic of the skilled-worker program. Under the […]

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Nine men found decapitated in Mexico state plagued by brutal cartel slayings

Discovery of bodies with visible signs of torture brings the number of dead found over the weekend in the state of Guerrero to 14 The decapitated bodies and heads of nine men have been found dumped on a roadside in the Mexican state of Guerrero, prosecutors said, bringing the number of bodies found over the […]

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Should Democrats cooperate with Trump?

(CNN)A fight has broken out among congressional Democrats about how to respond to President-elect Donald Trump. Now that the dust from the election has started to settle, there are two contradictory arguments about what the strategy should be in the coming months. Sen. Bernie Sanders, whose populist campaign rocked the Democratic Party, indicated he would […]

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Why fake news stories thrive online

(CNN)Fake news stories proliferated in this heated election cycle. “Terrorists are funding 20% of Hillary’s campaign.” If, however, the news you post is fake, outsiders are more likely to be outraged. If you stand by it tenaciously, they may call you a fool or a liar. This infuriated response makes posting fake news a convincing […]

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Sarkozy defeated in primary for French right’s presidential candidate

Former prime ministers Franois Fillon and Alain Jupp face second vote on 27 November, after Nicolas Sarkozy suffers humiliating rejection Former French president Nicolas Sarkozys political career has been effectively ended, after he was dealt a humiliating defeat on Sunday by his former prime minister Alain Jupp, the mayor of Bordeaux who was prime minister […]

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Obama presses Putin on Syria as Aleppo bombed by regime forces

US president stressed the need to reduce the violence and suffering inflicted on the Syrian people The US president, Barack Obama, has urged greater efforts to end violence in war-torn

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Kickers set NFL record with 11 missed extra-points on chaotic afternoon

NFL kickers missed like never before on Sunday, setting a record with 11 failed extra point attempts NFLkickersmissed like never before on Sunday, setting a record with 11 failed extra point attempts. Kickersmissed left, right, had kicks blocked and hit the uprights.Kickersmissed in the wind and indoors. With several games left,kickersalready had the most misses […]

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NFL round-up: Cowboys make it nine straight wins as Elliott sets rookie record

Dak Prescott threw three touchdown passes, two to Dez Bryant, in the first game with Tony Romo as his backup Dak Prescott threw three touchdown passes, two to Dez Bryant, in the first game with Tony Romo as his backup, and the Dallas Cowboys set a franchise season record with their ninth straight win, beating […]

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The Kovalev-Ward decision was about boxing’s fine margins, not corruption

Many will feel the Russian was robbed of victory by home judges. But fights between two skilled operators can be incredibly tough to call Kathy Duva is no stranger to disappointment. The veteran promoter behind Sergey Kovalev has been on the wrong end of more than a few controversial decisions in her nearly three decades […]

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FA refuses to comment on reports England players visited strip club

The Football Association has declined to comment on reports that two England players visited a strip club on the night Wayne Rooney was photographed socialising at the team hotel The Football Association has refused to comment on reports that two England players visited a strip club on the same night that Wayne Rooney was photographed […]

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