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American sprinter Gay's former coach banned over administration of drugs to athlete  Dec 18, 1:17 pm
London, Dec 18 (ANI): The US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has reportedly banned Jon Drummond, American sprinter Tyson Gay's former coach, for eight years over, possession, trafficking and administration of banned drugs to an athlete he coached.
Garcia resigns as FIFA's ethics investigator in protest over handling of WC bidding report  Dec 18, 10:41 am
London, Dec 18 (ANI): In a protest over the handling of his report into the bidding for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, FIFA's independent ethics investigator Michael Garcia has resigned from his post, citing a lack of leadership at the top of football's world governing body.
Porn star Lisa Ann retires to pursue career in fantasy football  Dec 17, 1:16 pm
London, Dec 17 (ANI): Porn star Lisa Ann has revealed that she is giving up the adult film industry for a future in the world of fantasy American Football.
Homeland Security says '9/11-style attack threat' on US theatres screening 'The Interview' not credible  Dec 17, 1:09 pm
London, Dec 17 (ANI): The United States Department of Homeland Security has said that the latest threat issued by Sony Pictures hackers to launch a 9/11-style attack on American theatres showing the studio's film, The Interview, based on North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, is "not credible."
Obama admits 'small IS victories' may mean prolonged US engagement in Middle East  Dec 16, 4:30 pm
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): While warning the Islamic State (IS) that they may be amassing some quick victories but the United States' "reach is long," President Barack Obama admitted that these victories may mean that the nation's engagement there will be prolonged.
'Transformers 4', 'American Hustle' most Googled movies during 2014 in UK   Dec 16, 10:07 am
London, Dec 16 (ANI): The movies namely 'Transformers 4', 'American Hustle' and 'The Lego Movie' are the most searched movies in UK on Google during 2014.
Now, smuggle your booze in 'tampon flasks'  Dec 15, 4:52 pm
London, Dec 15 (ANI): An American company has invented a range of products like tampon hip flask and boob bags that will help people smuggle alcohol wherever they like.
Malaysia extradites Lankan terror suspect wanted by India to Sri Lanka   Dec 15, 11:48 am
Colombo, Dec.15 (ANI): Malaysia has reportedly deported a Sri Lankan national arrested in Kuala Lumpur for an alleged conspiracy to carry out terror attacks on the American and Israeli consulates in South India to Sri Lanka, ignoring New Delhi's extradition request.
Traci Bingham' arrest warrant issued after backing out from 'explicit' photo shoot  Dec 15, 10:38 am
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): American actress Traci Bingham is facing legal arrest after she declined to pay amount she had taken for an explicit photo shoot.
Selena Gomez broke down emotionally during AMA 2014 rehearsals  Dec 14, 6:09 pm
Washington, Dec 14 (ANI): Selena Gomez recently got emotional during American Music Awards 2014 rehearsals when she sang her anthem 'The Heart Wants What It Wants,' a song inspired by her confused relationship with Justin Bieber.
American teens prefer reading print over e-books, finds study  Dec 14, 4:51 pm
Washington, Dec 14 (ANI): According to an analysis by Nielsen researchers, teenagers in the United States continue to prefer reading print over e-books despite their tech-savvy reputation.
`Stern` Van Gaal shocks players by letting his `hair down` to sing Sinatra songs at Man U's Christmas bash  Dec 14, 1:52 pm
London, Dec 14 (ANI): Manchester United players were reportedly left shocked after their manager Louis van Gaal ditched his ruthless demeanour by singing late American singer's Frank Sinatra songs at their Christmas bash.
Bank of America to pay 1M dollars to Florida couple over badgering robocalls  Dec 13, 3:21 pm
New York, Dec 13 (ANI): A Florida couple, who sued Bank of America for harassing them with more than 700 collection calls, have won 1 million dollars in compensation.
Is Sony planning to bring Spider-Man to Disney for 'Captain America 3'?   Dec 13, 1:07 pm
London, Dec 13 (ANI): Sony Pictures is reportedly planning to bring Spider-Man to Disney for use in Marvel's 'Captain America 3' without Andrew Garfield.
Former 'Top Model' contestant sues Tyra Banks for $3M   Dec 12, 5:34 pm
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): Former 'America's Next Top Model' contestant Angelea Preston has sued Tyra Banks for 3 million dollars for wrongfully disqualifying her because of her escort past.
ISIS plans to sell beheaded remains of US hostage James Foley for 1 million dollars   Dec 11, 4:56 pm
Washington, December 11 (ANI): Middlemen having links with Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) have reportedly revealed that the militant group is trying to sell the remains of beheaded American Photojournalist James Foley, in an attempt to raise funds for the organization.
Kanye West, Usher to be honored at 2015 BET awards  Dec 11, 3:05 pm
London, Dec 11 (ANI): Kanye West and Usher will be amongst the African-Americans to be honored with Black Entertainment Television (BET) honorary awards in 2015.
Kim Jong-un's pal Dennis Rodman now calls macho man Putin 'cool'   Dec 11, 2:26 pm
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): Controversial American basketball legend Dennis Rodman has branded Russian president Vladimir Putin as 'actually cool' after he returned from a recent trip to Russia filled with praise for another leader with disreputable roots.
Amir Khan to don most expensive 'gold-lined' boxing shorts ever   Dec 11, 2:26 pm
London, Dec 11 (ANI): British two-time world champion boxer Amir Khan would reportedly wear the most expensive shorts worth 30,000 pounds in sporting history for his big fight against American Devon Alexander in Las Vegas on Saturday.
81 pc Americans expecting attacks by IS militants on US soil: Poll  Dec 11, 12:47 pm
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): A recent poll has revealed that around 81 percent American voters believe that the Islamic State militants will attempt an attack on the US soil in the near future.
Frank Sinatra drank bottle of Jack Daniels daily until he was 80  Dec 11, 11:52 am
New York, Dec. 11 (ANI): Frank Sinatra used to drink a bottle of Jack Daniels daily until he was 80, according to Mitchell Fink, who recorded his fascination with the American singer in an e-book, named 'Frank Sinatra, Miriam, and Me.'
AIF promotes 'Let's us do something together for Punjab' campaign  Dec 10, 4:05 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 10 (ANI): The American India Foundation (AIF) organized the third annual edition of "Let us do something together for Punjab" event at the government middle school in Bappiana Village of Mansa.
US embassies in Afghanistan, Pak, Thailand warn Americans of violence post CIA torture report release  Dec 10, 2:21 pm
Karachi, Dec 10 (ANI): The United States embassies in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Thailand have warned of possible spurts of violence and anti-America protests following the release of a Senate report detailing the harsh "rendition, detention and interrogation program" employed by the Central Investigative Agency (CIA) on terror suspects in the aftermath of 9/11 attack.
Cuba Gooding Jr., Sarah Paulson set to join new anthology 'American Crime Story: People v. O.J. Simpson'  Dec 10, 11:08 am
Washington, Dec. 10 (ANI): Cuba Gooding Jr. and Sarah Paulson have been added to the star cast of the new anthology, dubbed as 'American Crime Story: People v. O.J. Simpson,' it has been revealed.
Richard Verma confirmed as next US ambassador to India  Dec 10, 10:17 am
New Delhi, Dec. 10 (ANI): The United States senate on Wednesday confirmed the nomination of Richard Rahul Verma as the next ambassador of that country to India. Verma will be the first Indian-American to be named ambassador.