Chicago Cubs end 108-year long wait, beat Cleveland Indians to clinch World Series title

The victory in the early hours of Thursday morning capped a Chicago comeback from a 3-1 deficit in the best-of-seven.

Nov 03, 2016, 11:02 AM IST

Donald Trump asked to stop talking about Benghazi victims

The mother of US Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens, who died during the 2012 Benghazi attacks, in a letter to the New York Times asked Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump to stop talking about her son`s death.

Jul 24, 2016, 14:39 PM IST

Donald Trump's speech at Cleveland offered fear, anger but no solutions: Hillary Clinton

Donald Trump's speech at the Cleveland convention, Hillary Clinton has said her Republican rival offered a lot of fear and anger but no solutions about anything that he talked about.

Jul 23, 2016, 14:34 PM IST

A carnival of contrasting views near Cleveland''s Republican convention

With more than 3,000 police from across the country looking on, the activists spoke forcefully, creatively - and mostly peaceably. 

Jul 22, 2016, 10:53 AM IST

Indian-American to raise $10 million for Donald Trump, hold mega rally

An Indian-American supporter of the Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, has announced to raise a whooping USD 2 million for the Trump Victory Fund and hold a mega rally with estimated 50,000 people in support of the real estate tycoon from New York.

Jul 22, 2016, 09:09 AM IST

Police fire pepper spray, detain protesters outside Republican convention arena

 Police fired pepper spray at a surging crowd and detained several demonstrators after skirmishes broke out over a flag-burning protest in the streets outside the Republican National Convention.

Jul 21, 2016, 04:36 AM IST

Glitch puts Republican convention tweets on VP Biden account

How did videos from the Republican National Convention end up on one of Vice President Joe Biden's Twitter accounts

Jul 20, 2016, 14:28 PM IST

Republicans prepare to nominate Trump in face of wife's speech controversy

Accusations of plagiarism in a speech by Donald Trump’s wife dominated the Republican convention on Tuesday just when the party was due to formally nominate her businessman husband as its presidential candidate.

Jul 20, 2016, 10:17 AM IST

Republicans ready Trump nomination in face of wife's speech controversy

Accusations of plagiarism in a speech by Donald Trump’s wife dominated the Republican convention on Tuesday just when the party was due to formally nominate her businessman husband as its White House nominee.

Jul 20, 2016, 10:05 AM IST

It's official: Donald Trump named US Republican Presidential nominee

The billionaire businessman Donald Trump was officially named the 2016 Republican Presidential nominee early on Wednesday.

Jul 20, 2016, 05:19 AM IST

In some US cities, police push back against 'open-carry' gun laws

Everything but guns banned in Cleveland.

Jul 19, 2016, 11:00 AM IST

My husband is ready to lead this great nation, says Donald Trump's wife Melania

Former model Melania Trump delivered an uplifting, positive speech on Monday night on the first day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, portraying her husband Donald Trump as the candidate ready to lead the nation.

Jul 19, 2016, 10:11 AM IST

Anti-Trump revolt rocks Republican convention

The Republican convention opened to chaotic scenes Monday as Donald Trump`s opponents and supporters traded angry shouts, disrupting his plans for a smooth coronation as the party`s White House nominee.

Jul 19, 2016, 04:48 AM IST

Thousands call for guns at US Republican convention

Guns are not allowed inside the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, where the event -- which could descend into a heated battle for the party presidential ticket -- is taking place in July.

Mar 27, 2016, 00:20 AM IST

Six US cops fired after shooting 137 bullets into car

Six US police officers who fired 137 bullets into a car carrying two unarmed African Americans lost their jobs, three years after the deadly car chase in Cleveland, Ohio.

Jan 27, 2016, 07:40 AM IST

Schools in Ohio town closed for third day over lead contamination

 Schools in the Ohio village of Sebring were closed for a third day on Tuesday after elevated levels of lead were found in pipes serving some homes and buildings, making it the second Midwestern region to be plagued by tainted water.

Jan 27, 2016, 01:34 AM IST

No charges in Cleveland police shooting of 12-year-old boy

A grand jury in the US state of Ohio declined to bring criminal charges against Cleveland police officers involved in the fatal shooting last year of a 12-year-old boy, a prosecutor said Monday.

Dec 29, 2015, 05:14 AM IST

Google marks 101st anniversary of first electric traffic signal with doodle

As usual, Google on Wednesday marked the 101st anniversary of first electric traffic signal with an interesting doodle on its homepage.

Aug 05, 2015, 09:27 AM IST

NBA: Stephen Curry lifts Golden State Warriors over Cavs to give 3-2 edge

Stephen Curry stepped up with the NBA Finals teetering on a razor`s edge Sunday and sparked Golden State over Cleveland 104-91, putting the Warriors on the brink of their first title since 1975.

Jun 15, 2015, 10:50 AM IST

Report released into fatal US police shooting of boy

Prosecutors released the results Saturday of a police investigation into the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old black boy in Cleveland, Ohio seen waving a toy gun in a park.

Jun 14, 2015, 03:10 AM IST