How your selfie could affect your life insurance

A woman takes a selfie at Pike Place Market. (Steve Ringman/The Seattle Times) A selfie reveals more than whether it’s a good hair day. Facial lines and contours, droops and dark spots could indicate how well you’re aging, and,...

Frim crybaby to MMA, bad blood boils over for Wizards-Hawks

ATLANTA (AP) — They’ve threatened to turn basketball into mixed martial arts. They’ve talked trash and cursed each other out. Now, we’ve got Washington’s Markieff Morris calling Atlanta star Paul Millsap a crybaby. It’s pretty clear these two teams...

Iranian candidate says nuclear deal failed to lift sanctions

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian presidential candidate said Sunday the landmark 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers has failed to lift sanctions or improve the country’s economy. Mostafa Mirsalim, a conservative, told a news conference that President Hassan...

German nationalists elect top duo for general election

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s nationalist party Alternative for Germany on Sunday elected two new top candidates for the September general election after the party’s best-known politician, Frauke Petry, said last week she would no longer be available. Members of...

Police ambush killer’s strategy to avoid death: Blame Dad

FILE – In this Jan. 5, 2015, file photo, Eric Frein is led away by Pennsylvania State Police Troopers at the Pike County Courthouse after his preliminary hearing in Milford, Pa. Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against Frein,...

Metro companies will have to buy 75 per cent coaches made in India

The Urban Development Ministry has incorporated these mandatory conditions in the metro companies’ tender documents which have been circulated to them, making the new norms effective immediately.(PTI) It is now mandatory for the metro rail companies to procure minimum...

LEADING OFF: Twins-Tigers scrap; Scherzer on Sunday night

A look at what’s happening all around the majors today: ___ BAD BLOOD The Tigers and Twins close out a three-game series a day after benches cleared and punches were thrown. Detroit’s JaCoby Jones was hit in the face...

Saudi Arabia restores civil service and military allowances

The decree cancelled those orders, saying they had come as a response to the sharp drop in the price of oil, the main source of state revenues. (Reuters) Saudi Arabia’s King Salman issued a royal decree on Saturday restoring...

AP FACT CHECK: Sessions tags wrong city for immigrant crimes

SAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has highlighted the San Diego suburb of Escondido to illustrate how jurisdictions that limit cooperation with immigration authorities jeopardize public safety. Speaking at a news conference Friday along a border...

Two arrested in connection with Cross row in Munnar

It was put up at the same spot from where a 30 feet tall metal Cross was removed on Thursday as part of anti-eviction drive by revenue officials. (Youtube) Two persons were arrested today in connection with the erection...