The Slants, a Portland, Oregon-based band made up of four Asian-American members, wanted to trademark their name with the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) in 2011. The government agency refused to do so, however, saying the name is offensive to those of Asian ancestry.
WASHINGTON/MOSCOW The White House said on Monday that coalition forces fighting Islamic State militants in Syria retained the right to self-defense as Russia warned it viewed any planes flying in its area of operations as potential targets.
DAKAR, Senegal — Four gunmen stormed a camping resort outside Mali’s capital on Sunday, killing two people before escaping in a shootout with soldiers from an antiterrorism unit, a security ministry official said.
TrendsViral According to radiocarbon dating of the feces layer, the loo dates back to the Viking Age (late 8th to mid 11th century), reported Science Nordic. The toilet, essentially a deep hole in the ground, was discovered in a Viking settlement on Stevns, Denmark.
Gallup has asked the question since the September 2001 terrorist attacks in New York and Washington, DC. Last year’s survey showed the confidence at its lowest point of only 55 percent.
PARIS A man deliberately rammed a car carrying weapons and explosives into a police van as it drove in a convoy down Paris’s Champs Elysees avenue on Monday, officials said.
Aidy Boothroyd hailed a “bold” display from England Under-21s after they came from behind to beat Slovakia on Monday.
Hosts Poland kept their chances of making the semi-finals of the European U21 Championship alive with a late 2-2 draw against Sweden on Monday night.
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Andy Murray believes he is on the road to recovering top form as the British No 1 begins his hunt for a record sixth title at the Aegon Championships on Tuesday.