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Obamacare sign-up 'deadline' is Friday but Floridians actually have until December 31

Consumer advocates reported some glitches Monday in the final days for "Obamacare" sign-ups, although the Trump administration largely seemed to be keeping ...


LaVar Ball not staying silent after meeting with Magic Johnson, Rob Pelinka

Barkley, speaking a rally for Jones Monday, said, "At some point, we've got to stop looking like idiots to the nation". "I like his game", Porzingis said. "He...


Terrorist Outfit Al-Shabab Claims Responsibility for Somalia Police Academy Attack

The insurgents said they killed 27 police officers. He had just left his home on Monday afternoon in the capital Mogadishu when a bomb planted beneath the d...


Veterans Home to host wreath-laying ceremony on December 16

The theme this year is "I'm an American". This makes our local cemetery unique. This event, that is sponsored by the Veterans Band of Corpus Christi, Texas, w...


Britain First's Jayda Fransen in court over Belfast speech

Her defence lawyer indicated she will plead not guilty. The police and the group said that Paul Golding was detained outside the Laganside Court in Belfast, w...


Rohingya killed in first month of Myanmar crackdown, MSF reports

The report had harsh words for US President Donald Trump, whose attacks on the press have led to a climate of distrust for the media. "We call on the government...


Aurora hosting menorah lighting ceremony for Hanukkah

Find out what the festive foods are during the Jewish celebration. Unlike other Jewish holidays, Hanukkah can begin on any day of the week except Tuesday, sin...


Wind chill beneath zero Tuesday; snow coming

Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday night: Temperatures will fall rapidly; wind chills will be in the single digits by 10 p.m. Lake effect snow will kick in and...


APC: South West punished by PDP because of 2015 elections

Secondus emerged the victor of the plum post having garnered 2000 votes to Aderinan's 231 while Dokpesi managed 66 votes. In its taunting statement, the APC...


White House Slamming Media's Mistakes Is Height Of Hypocrisy

Asked to point to specific instances of intentionally false reporting, Sanders cited Brian Ross, an ABC News reporter who had to retract information he incorre...


Lebanon forces fire tear gas at protestors near USA embassy

President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel . Protesters threw stones at security forces who had barricaded the main ...


It's Time to Send Americans to the Moon Again

The Commercial Spaceflight Federation - a member organization for human spaceflight companies - released this statement from its president, Eric Stallmer: "CSF ...


IDF destroys Gaza terror tunnel being built by Hamas

Jerusalmen - The Israeli military says it has destroyed a tunnel built by the Hamas militant group that stretched from the Gaza Strip several hundred meters i...


Nikki Haley says Trump accusers 'should be heard'

Following Wednesday's announcement, Palestine Liberation Organization Secretary-General Saeb Erekat, said in a statement that it "destroyed any possibility of a...


Palestinians to snub Pence during visit over Jerusalem move

Soldiers from the Givati brigade in Hebron had been deployed in the area near Hebron's market to deal with any disturbances following President Donald Trump's ...


Egyptian cleric follows Palestinians in cancelling meeting with Pence

Jerusalem remains at the heart of the Israel-Palestine conflict, with Palestinians hoping that East Jerusalem - now occupied by Israel - might eventually serve ...


Pre-poll survey shows BJP will lose in Gujarat elections

The Congress leader attacked PM Modi for not answering his ten questions, posed by him as part of his social media campaign to highlight the 22 years of "misr...


ICE Makes 22 Arrests in Northern Kentucky

The operation comes days after agency officials announced there has been a 40 percent spike in administrative arrests over the a year ago. Officials have cred...


Cathay Pacific crew witnessed North Korea missile test

Crew on board a Cathay Pacific plane flying over Japan reported a suspected sighting of last week's North Korean missile test, the airline said . "There are ...


China claims Indian drone invaded airspace, New Delhi says Beijing was informed

And it looks like the defence officials are aware of these China-Pakistan-made bunkers as sources told India Today that Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has ...


Nielsen confirmed to head DHS as Kelly's grip on Trump administration tightens

Senate to oversee the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Nielsen, 45, will take the reins of a department with more than 240,000 employees responsible for...


Black Mirror announces premiere date and trailer twist for fans

Regardless of where you sit, Black Mirror has paved the way for countless copycats and revivals , making it a landmark program in its own right. Just in time...


3 dead, including gunman, after New Mexico school shooting

New Mexico State Police said the two people killed were students at the high school in Aztec, NM. State and federal authorities are investigating what led t...


John Travolta Says "Gotti" Wasn't Dropped

For now, Gottiheads will have to rewatch the trailer and wait patiently for that new release date. Travolta and Walson are close to working out a deal wit...


Gaza boy, 4, succumbs to wounds from 2014 Israel war

There was no initial claim of responsibility from any militant groups in the Gaza Strip for the launchings. After the assault from Gaza, Israeli jets target...


Numerous questions remain on Russian athletes' participation in 2018 Olympics

The country's athletics federation and anti-doping agency were suspended over a separate WADA report in 2015 containing evidence of state-backed doping in track...


Texas Democrats will keep money raised at event headlined by Al Franken

Let me be clear, I may be resigning my seat, but I'm not giving up my voice. But in responding to their claims I also wanted to be respectful of the broader c...


Second snow warning issued for Cumbria as Atlantic storm moves in

Now a Yellow weather warning for snow has been issued for Sunday by Met Office forecasters. A yellow "be aware" warning is in force for the southern half of...


Lionel Messi Talks Newell's Old Boys 'Dream,' Argentina World Cup Hopes

Messi told TyC Sports , on Wednesday. "I think we have enough time to improve in the upcoming games and before the World Cup , we will have a month to prepa...


Conflicting Reports Emerge About Subpoena for Deutsche Bank in Trump-Russia Investigation

A source close to the matter said to AFP that Germany's biggest bank had received a subpoena for documents related to its business dealings with the U.S. Pres...


Dem plans to force House floor vote on impeaching Trump

While Green is not the only member of Congress to have drafted articles of impeachment , he could become the first lawmaker to trigger a vote Wednesday. "Legit...


Trump calls on Saudi Arabia to lift Yemen blockade

There are also seven commercial vessels carrying desperately needed fuel en route to Yemen, he said. He said a flight for non-governmental organizations is expe...


Whistleblower To Dems: Flynn Promised Biz Associate He'd Gut Russia Sanctions

Democrats revealed the whistleblower's account in a letter sent by Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) to House Oversight Chair Trey Gowdy (R-SC), which was rele...


Enter the 'petro': Venezuela to launch oil-backed cryptocurrency

Maduro said on his television show that the new "petrocurrency" will be backed by reserves in oil, gas, gold, and diamonds, Bloomberg reports . Without off...


Ex-Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh killed by Houthi forces

Saleh said Saturday that he was ready to talk to the Saudi-led coalition if it lifts a crippling blockade imposed on the impoverished country last month after...


IOC Bans Russia From 2018 Winter Olympics

Instead of marching out behind of the Russian flag during the opening ceremonies, they will march behind the Olympic flag. International Olympic Committee com...


Step Inside the World's Largest Starbucks Location

The Shanghai Roastery will also be the first of Starbucks' 27,000 locations worldwide, and the first of its kind in China, to seamlessly integrate a real-time, ...


Independents - not BJP - won Uttar Pradesh civic polls

Samajwadi Party (SP) spokesperson Rajendra Chaudhary alleged that the BJP again misused EVMs to win 14 mayoral contests and reiterated the demand that ballot p...


Time reveals shortlist for Person of the Year

Jenkins became the first woman to direct a film that made more than $100 million in its opening weekend. Kim Jong Un , the despicable dictator of North Kore...


Two soldiers injured in Jammu-Srinagar highway attack

However, The Hindu reported that two soldiers were injured in the attack. The house from where the militants were firing was blasted by the security forces ...


Iran opens $1 bn extension at gateway port to Afghanistan

The statement said, "The completion of the internal procedures on the ratification process by Iran is expected to lead to full and early operationalisation of t...


Prince Harry and fiancee Markle take their first official walkabout

Prince Harry and his bride-to-be Meghan Markle have wasted no time in getting back to "the job" following their engagement announcement, taking on their fi...


Russian Federation accuses United States of 'bloodthirsty tirade' over threat to destroy North Korea

But her call for nations to "cut off all ties with North Korea " was rejected by Moscow, with foreign minister Sergei Lavrov saying Russian Federation saw th...


Donald Trump asks Xi Jinping to cut off North Korea's oil

China should cut off North Korea's access to crude oil following the latest missile launch from Pyongyang, and Washington has asked it to do just that, the US...


North Korea: US 'begging' for war with 'largest ever' joint aerial drill

His comments came three days after North Korea carried out its first ballistic missile test in two months, in defiance of United Nations resolutions. The ...


This weekend: Supermoon. Coming soon: Blue moon

About twice each year, a full Moon lines up perfectly with the Earth and Sun such that Earth's shadow totally blocks the Sun's light, which would normally refle...


Missing Columbia County teen found in upstate NY

A Florida teen was reportedly found safe more than 1,000 miles from her home following a lengthy search for her and her 27-year-old soccer coach. Information...


Yemen conflict: Saudi-led coalition welcomes Saleh talks offer

Three-fourths of Yemenis need some kind of humanitarian assistance to meet basic needs, global observers have said, with more than 17 million people facing food...


Warrant: Mother's boyfriend 'secretly disposed' of Mariah Woods' body

Kimrey, who was in the Onslow County Detention Center on a $1 million bond, faces charges of concealing a death, obstruction of justice , second-degree burglar...


Israeli, Palestinian Killed in Two Violent Incidents

The settlers then hid in a nearby cave until the Israeli forces evacuated them, according to the military. Mohammad Amireh, a local anti-settlement activist, ...