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Alabama officials certify Jones as Senate victor despite Moore challenge

His swearing will come three weeks after his upset victory against Moore to give Alabama its first Democratic Senator in 20 years. Alabama "will suffer irrepara...


Eric Garner's daughter Erica declared brain-dead after heart attack

Garner became widely known in activist circles after her father, Eric Garner , was choked to death by a NY police officer in July 2014. She became a prominen...


Husband Arrested After Crying Baby Leads Police To Dead Mother

Two police officers were suspended yesterday after allegedly ignoring a 911 call to check on Tonie Wells , sources told the New York Post . "It was him, ' ...


Ten Hospitalized by Supermarket Bombing in Russian Federation

Russian President Vladimir Putin says Wednesday's explosion at a supermarket in the country's second-largest city was a terrorist attack, at least 10 people wer...


United States Embassy announces end to visa crisis with Turkey

The move comes two months after the USA suspended most visa services to Turkish citizens after one of its consulate employees was arrested. However, the sta...


Jessica Falkholt and sister Annabelle fighting to life after vehicle crash

The accident took place on Boxing Day morning on the Princes Highway at Mondayong, about 400 metres north of the Bendalong turnoff and south of Sussex Inlet, wi...


Coalition, insurgent forces repel ISIS assault

Meanwhile, the Syrian government forces have recently ceased their offensive in the southwest of Damascus after Nusra Front terrorist group was defeated in the ...


Views How to prepare your workforce for flu season

Doctors say although the flu shot is about 10% effective this year, you should still get it. For more information about Arizona influenza visit the ADHS we...


Snow pushes out; arctic air coming soon

As the storm pulls away the winds will bring in much colder air for the week ahead. Still, I wouldn't be surprised if this system ends up clicking back to the n...


How to pre-pay your property taxes before year's end

The tax overhaul signed last week by President Donald Trump puts a new $10,000 limit on the amount of state and local taxes people can deduct from their inc...


Pulwama shuts to mourn death of Noor Muhammad Tantray

The 47-year-old, militant, Noor Mohammad Tantray, was killed in a gunfight with government forces in Karnbal - Samboora, in Pulwama district. It is also said by...


Democratic candidate asks Virginia elections board to delay tiebreaker until court decision

That decision turned the race, which a recount panel had declared a one-vote victory for Simonds, into a tie. But he or she also drew a single slash through the...


Briton Laura Plummer jailed in Egypt on drug charges

Plummer, from Hull, had claimed the painkillers were for her Egyptian husband who suffers from severe back pain, the BBC reported. She said "mum, there mu...


Hatch fires back at Salt Lake Tribune over blistering editorial

Utah Senator Orrin Hatch has been named the Salt Lake Tribune's " Utahn of the Year ", a designation the lawmaker has since called "a great Christmas h...


GI Utilities recycling Christmas trees at 2 locations

Worcester County is now hosting it's annual collection of Christmas trees, and it's free! Trying to figure out what to do with leftover Christmas Trees? After...


US Sanctions Two North Korean Officials Over Weapons Program

The news agency reported that Ri Pyong-chol was a former air force general educated in Russian Federation and that Kim Jong-sik was a veteran rocket scientist. ...


Vijay Rupani takes oath as Chief Minister of Gujarat

Those nominated as Cabinet ministers on Tuesday include Bhupendrasinh Chudasama , RC Faldu , Kaushik Patel , Saurabh Patel (Dalal), Ganpat Vasava , Jay...


Noida Metro inaugural all-BJP affair, AAP says 'insult' to Delhi

The Magenta Line , which will run from Kalkaji Mandir in New Delhi to Botanical Garden in Noida, will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to...


Christmas gift: India's first AC local train flagged off in Mumbai

For instance, this indicator at Churchgate only says a Borivali fast is expected on the platform, which leads to many commuters rushing in, not realising at fir...


President Trump kicks off Mar-a-Lago stay, tax reform accomplished

Comcast announced that it will give bonuses of $1,000 to more than 100,000 non-executive employees because of the passage of tax reform . The law provide...


Army Chief joins Christmas celebrations at Christ Church, Rawalpindi

Special prayers were held on the occasion for the peace and prosperity of the State. Apart from the midnight mass, which is also known as vigil mass, Christm...


Springfield firefighters extinguish Christmas Eve kitchen fire

Officials say the fire was accidental due to an electrical problem. They attempted to extinguish the flames with a garden hose before escaping the house and cal...


North Korea says United Nations sanctions are an 'act of war'

China on Saturday called for the latest United Nations sanctions on North Korea to be implemented in a comprehensive and balanced manner for a peaceful solution...


Nikki Haley: UN To Cut Budget By $285 Million, Increase Accountability

The move followed after defying the United States warning, 128 nations supported the UN resolution that declared "America's coronation of Jerusalem as Israel's...


Five dead after bus ploughs into Moscow subway

Footage shows people scattering as the bus ran down wide steps before being brought to a halt by the tunnel's roof. Police said that the incident happened as th...


Tricked by Russian 2016 election propaganda? New Facebook tool reveals all

Actually, some of those Pages have now been deleted, but you should still be able to get valuable information on how your account was used to meddle in the last...


Muslim body rejects triple talaq bill

While speaking at the press briefing in Lucknow , AIMPLB's Sajjad Nomani accused the Centre of not following the laid procedure in drafting the bill. It said t...


Woman and 6yo boy killed by deputies during Texas manhunt

Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar said deputies got a call around 10:48 a.m. on Thursday for a stolen vehicle near FM 1518 and Schaefer Road. The incident ...


Fodder scam: Lalu convicted, taken into custody; Mishra acquitted

CBI judge Shivpal Singh pronounced the verdict in a packed courtroom in the case pertaining to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 89.27 lakh from Deoghar Treasury bet...


SpaceX rocket mistaken for UFO, missile by spooked Californians

Jimmy Golen, a sports writer for The Associated Press in Boston who was in Southern California for the holidays, said he and other tourists saw the long, glowin...


Pakistan denounced as 'terrorist state' after four Indian soldiers killed in Kashmir

The Indian army named the dead officer as Major Moharkar Prafulla Ambadas, while the injured soldiers as Lance Naik Gurmail Singh and Sepoy Pargat Singh of 16...


White House Denies Report That Trump Said Haitian Immigrants 'All Have AIDS'

But the Times story notes that two anonymous officials who served as sources for the article deemed the comments so noteworthy at the time that they told ...


Parents give teachers wine bottles with picture of son's face for Christmas

Another added, "As a teacher I can definitely appreciate this kind of gesture". "(The teachers) all thought it was hilarious", she said. The mother said Jak...


Modesto Man Accused of Planning Christmas Terror Attack

Everitt Aaron Jameson , a tow truck driver and former U.S. Marine, was put in police custody after he told an undercover Federal Bureau of Investigation emplo...


Venus Williams won't be charged in deadly auto crash

Police concluded neither driver was at fault and no charges would be filed in the collision which took place in a busy intersection in Palm Beach Gardens, the...


London Derby in Carabao Cup semi-finals

Jose Mourinho's side were holders after winning the League Cup last season. But they fought a lot to be lucky. You expect to see big teams in the semi-finals o...


European Court of Justice determines Uber will be regulated as transportation service

Hailed by the plaintiffs - a Spanish taxi association - as "a social victory", the case is yet another thorn in the side for US-based Uber, which has drawn the ...


Trump talked of rescinding Gorsuch nomination after criticism

He's new to government, and so he probably wasn't steeped in the long-running protocols that establish the relationships between [the Justice Department], FBI a...


Trudeau's lavish vacation broke ethics rules

The commissioner stated that Trudeau and his family vacationed at the private island twice. The only exception is if the person providing the gift is a frien...


Great: Report States North Korea Is Developing Weapons Loaded With Anthrax

North Korea has been developing its missile program for decades, and a test last month let the world know that it has the U.S. East Coast within range of its l...


Mysterious Pentagon footage from secret U.S. investigation into alien encounters

Harry Reid , a Nevada Democrat who was the Senate majority leader at the time , requested the funding for the programme. Most of the money in the program wen...


First snow, then cold for Christmas

We are certainly and understandably getting this question a lot, "Is it going to be a White Christmas? ". The models can change and that would impact what we s...


Twitter suspends accounts of British far-right group leaders

President Donald Trump caused an uproar last month when he retweeted several of Fransen's posts that contained anti-Islam videos. Twitter has begun enforcin...


South Africa's ruling ANC party votes for new leader Monday

Zuma's presidency has been plagued by series of scandals and corruption allegations since 2009 when he first became the president, which has also caused a rift ...


'Six die' as USA train crashes off bridge

Amtrak Cascades passenger trains going through Tacoma would usually take a route along the shores of Puget Sound. Monday's southbound train, which was schedul...


United States vetos United Nations resolution on Jerusalem

Before the vote, Egyptian ambassador to the United Nations Amr Abdellatif Aboulatta explained that the draft resolution seeks to ensure that any attempts to alt...


Trump, Putin Speak After Russian Leader Praises US Economy

The US political establishment has been wary of any close contacts between the White House and the Kremlin amid the ongoing investigation into alleged Russian i...


Trump Admin Prohibiting CDC From Using Words 'Transgender,' 'Fetus' And 'Diversity'

In other words, the agency charged with protecting Americans from epidemics and safeguarding the health of the public must now formally avoid saying anything ev...


Video captures moment ecstatic teen learns he got into Harvard

Landry College Preparatory school has gotten into the famous university . The same day Little heard he got into Harvard, he posted a video of his older bro...


Rescheduling Winter Session not unprecedented: Vijay Goel

He requested for cooperation by all parties in order to make the Parliament session a fruitful one. "Many issues are there that will be discussed, provided ...