Astros turn to Justin Verlander to close out Yankees

Justin Verlander has been put in just about every situation on the mound and come out of them all as one of the game’s best pitchers. Even so, his accomplishments do not protect him from the nerves…

Brexit deal: All the latest updates

New Brexit deal brokered between Britain and the European Union will be put to UK parliament on Saturday.

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Rejects Calls for Social Media Ban on Trump, Defends Platform’s Ad Policy

Former Vice President Joe Biden's presidential campaign lashed out at Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday over a speech where the Facebook CEO defended his company's decision not to remove political adverts containing what is alleged to be false information.

Turkey agrees to suspend Syria offensive while Kurds withdraw

Turkey agreed on Thursday to pause its offensive in Syria for five days to let Kurdish forces withdraw from a “safe zone” Ankara had sought to capture, in a deal hailed by Washington but which Turkish...

Mozambique: Lopsided Frelimo Victory Could Divide Country - Analyst

Unofficial results in Mozambique’s elections point to sweeping victories for the ruling Frelimo party and President Filipe Nyusi, prompting some analysts to question the credibility of the polls, reports Associated Press, carried on Voice of America.

Brexit deal: Boris Johnson launches frantic sales pitch ahead of Commons vote – live news

Prime minister has said he is ‘very confident’ deal will be approved in historic Commons vote on Saturday

Friday morning news briefing: 'My deal or no deal' - Boris Johnson's ultimatum

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David Cameron calls Boris Johnson a 'greased piglet' but backs his deal

He said: 'The thing about the greased piglet is that he manages to slip through other people's hands where mere mortals fail.'

Pound treads water as Boris Johnson prepares to sell Brexit deal to MPs

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Masahiro Tanaka can’t muster magic this time for Yankees

Masahiro Tanaka’s playoff résumé gave the Yankees confidence as he headed to the mound to face the Astros for a pressure-packed Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday night. The right-hander picked a bad t…

Asian shares erase gains after weak China GDP, pound pulls back

Asian stocks stumbled on Friday after China posted its weakest growth in nearly three decades, countering a global lift in sentiment on the UK and European Union striking a long-awaited Brexit deal.

Chicago teachers to continue strike Friday

For the second consecutive day, Chicago Public Schools (CPS) will not be in session due to its teachers striking, the