Nevada Democrat faces sexual harassment probe

In a statement, Kihuen reiterated that he had done nothing wrong and said he looked forward to being cleared of any allegations of sexual misconduct. Democratic Party leaders have called for Kihuen to step down over the charges. The Ethics Committe... More..

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by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Riders "evacuated" off ski lift in Pennsylvania

Several chairs crashed into each other with riders suspended in the air, NBC affiliate WJAC reported. Five people were injured at a Pennsylvania ski resort Saturday when a chair on the ski lift slid backwar...More..

Real Madrid reach World Club Cup final
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Real Madrid reach World Club Cup final

His goal against Al Jazira took his overall tally to six goals in the competition, one more than Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Cesar Delgado, who have all scored five goals at the Club World Cup. Al Jazira i...More..

Find your new tax brackets under the final GOP tax plan
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Find your new tax brackets under the final GOP tax plan

The tax plan has passed the House and Senate but has been stuck in conference, where the two chambers hash out differences before the Senate holds a final vote sometime next week. Republicans are expected to vo...More..

Pentagon program investigated reports of UFOs
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Pentagon program investigated reports of UFOs

Following the article's publication, Pentagon spokeswoman Laura Ochoa told Reuters: "The Advanced Aviation Threat Identification Programme ended in the 2012 timeframe". "Internationally, we are the most backwar...More..

Tina Brown mocks embattled chef Mario Batali
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Tina Brown mocks embattled chef Mario Batali

Then he added a postscript: A suggestion for a sweet breakfast treat. Brown also posed yet another recipe for Batali to consider: Spotted dick, a "delicious" British pudding typically made with suet and dri...More..

by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Pence trip to Middle East overshadowed by Jerusalem decision

The status of Jerusalem, which holds Muslim, Jewish and Christian holy sites, is one of the thorniest obstacles to a peace deal between Israel and the Palestinians, who were furious over Trump's move and have ...More..

Modi inaugurates 60 MW Tuirial hydroelectric power project in Mizoram
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Modi inaugurates 60 MW Tuirial hydroelectric power project in Mizoram

Looking forward to visiting Mizoram and Meghalaya tomorrow, where various development projects will be inaugurated. Speaking after inaugurating Shillong-Nongstoin-Rongjeng-Tura Road, the Prime Minster use...More..

Pre-schoolers brawl over 'Baby Jesus' during Nativity pageant
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Pre-schoolers brawl over 'Baby Jesus' during Nativity pageant

It happened Sunday during a church nativity pageant in White Pine, Tennessee . The video shows Teegan grab the baby Jesus out of the manger and dance with him while the young girl playing Mary struggled to r...More..

Macron tries to lead world against Trump with climate change plan
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Macron tries to lead world against Trump with climate change plan

France and German will jointly launch a new competition next year and fund around 50 projects to the tune of about €60 million (around $70 million). What is more , it says public financing is more predictable...More..

by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Palestinians killed during violent clashes with Israeli troops over Trump's Jerusalem move

Numerous Arab leaders have denounced Trump's December 6 decision on Jerusalem, which was welcomed in Israel. It angered the Arab world, amid further plans to move the United States embassy to Jerusalem. The...More..

Trump will stop spouses of H-1B visa holders from working
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Trump will stop spouses of H-1B visa holders from working

The lawsuit contends that H-4 visas holders are taking even more jobs away from American workers. Four countries that already have a 2 percent overstay rate will be asked to launch a public relations campaign...More..

S.Korea, China Say War 'Can't Be Tolerated' on Korean Peninsula
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

S.Korea, China Say War 'Can't Be Tolerated' on Korean Peninsula

President Moon said to Zhang that he considers the meeting meaningful, especially because both South Korea and China must prepare for the next 25 years to come, and expressed his gratitude for Zhang's continu...More..

Despite Tillerson's offer, White House says no talks with North Korea
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Despite Tillerson's offer, White House says no talks with North Korea

Security Council's ministerial meeting on its escalating nuclear and missile programs "a desperate measure plotted by the US being terrified" by Pyongyang's nuclear capabilities. In a state-controlled news broa...More..

Trump's Jerusalem move undermines United States role as 'honest' peace broker: Khawaja Asif
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Trump's Jerusalem move undermines United States role as 'honest' peace broker: Khawaja Asif

Jerusalem's status is at the core of the decades-long Israeli-Palestinian conflict and Mr Trump's December 6 announcement was widely perceived as siding with Israel. "We must not restrict USA investors from inv...More..

USA envoy says real dialogue needed with North Korea
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

USA envoy says real dialogue needed with North Korea

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson offered to begin direct talks with North Korea without pre-conditions. The remarks came two weeks after North Korea tested a new intercontinental ballistic missile, which it...More..

Vaping, Marijuana Use On The Rise Amongst Teens
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Vaping, Marijuana Use On The Rise Amongst Teens

One in 10 high school seniors said he or she had vaped marijuana at least once in the past year. The study asked eighth, 10th and 12th graders about marijuana, smoking and vaping and found that 24 percent tee...More..

Suspect In Charlottesville Riots Slaying Charged With First Degree Murder
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Suspect In Charlottesville Riots Slaying Charged With First Degree Murder

The group was there because Charlottesville had been the setting for several "Unite the Right" rallies that saw neo-Nazis and white supremacists attempt to make their presence known in the area. Detective Young...More..

Priests, Singing Christmas Carols, Detained in MP Over Allegations of Forced Conversion
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Priests, Singing Christmas Carols, Detained in MP Over Allegations of Forced Conversion

The Archdiocese of Bhopal has condemned the attack on Catholic choir group and seminarians saying that instead of taking action against the attackers, the police detained the priest and carol singers. The sem...More..

Manafort released from house arrest on $10 million bail
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Manafort released from house arrest on $10 million bail

The discussions also faced a complicating development in which Jackson warned Manafort not to violate a court gag order in the case through actions like his ghostwriting of a December 7 Ukrainian op-ed article ...More..

by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Winslow Capital Management LLC Trims Stake in Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)

The company during the last trade was able to reach a volume of 0.29 million shares. It has underperformed by 4.22% the S&P500. Chapter Iv Investors Llc increased its stake in Rice Energy Inc (RICE) by 319.2%...More..

Donald Trump's judge nominee can't answer any questions in cringiest job interview
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Donald Trump's judge nominee can't answer any questions in cringiest job interview

Petersen is the only one to raise his hand. Kennedy :"Do you know what a motion in limine is?" I understand the challenge that would be ahead of me, if I were fortunate enough to become a District Court...More..

Supreme Court Dismisses Congress Plea For VVPAT Verification in Gujarat Elections
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Supreme Court Dismisses Congress Plea For VVPAT Verification in Gujarat Elections

It said that the court can not interfere unless the Election Commission of India's decision to restrict the EVM-VVPAT paper trail to one booth per constituency is proved "arbitrary", "illegal" or "malafide". Si...More..

Bangladeshi-origin man in custody after 'attempted terrorist attack' in NY
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Bangladeshi-origin man in custody after 'attempted terrorist attack' in NY

Ullah told authorities he carried out the attack in part because of the USA government's policies in the Middle East. Ullah peered straight into the camera with no discernible emotion, speaking softly when he...More..

5 magnitude quake strikes Indonesia's Java island
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

5 magnitude quake strikes Indonesia's Java island

Indonesia's national disaster management agency said the quake activated early tsunami warning systems in the south of Java, but the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said no tsunami had been detected. The officia...More..

Winter weather advisory issued for parts of MA ahead of evening snow
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Winter weather advisory issued for parts of MA ahead of evening snow

Saturday for Eastern Long Island and southeastern CT. Snow that began falling lightly in East Hampton at about 3 p.m. on Friday became heavier by sunset. A travel advisory has been issued for New York City ah...More..

Man with knife shot at Amsterdam airport; suspect is known offender
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Man with knife shot at Amsterdam airport; suspect is known offender

Part of Schiphol and Schiphol Plaza, a shopping area, were temporarily evacuated. Verberkt told The Associated Press that "the circumstances are telling us that it has nothing to do with terrorism". No detail...More..

Tillerson to visit Canada next week to talk trade, other issues
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Tillerson to visit Canada next week to talk trade, other issues

He told MPs: "We are looking at North Korea which within the next 12 to 18 months will make a nuclear missile to an intercontinental range ballistic missile that could reach London and we can't deal with that"....More..

The White House Releases the Christmas Portrait of Donald and Melania Trump
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

The White House Releases the Christmas Portrait of Donald and Melania Trump

Mr Trump opted for a smart tux, while his wife wore a stunning black cocktail dress and heels. "Every first family always included their children and we are used to it and do not like that he is hidden", added ...More..

NYPD Is 'Reviewing Information' on Russell Simmons Rape Accusations
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

NYPD Is 'Reviewing Information' on Russell Simmons Rape Accusations

I completely and unequivocally deny the horrendous allegations of non-consensual sex against me with every fiber of my being I know Keri Claussen Khalighi and remember the weekend in 1991 that she has referen...More..

Thomas Fire Grows to almost 395 Square Miles
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Thomas Fire Grows to almost 395 Square Miles

The fire now raging in Ventura County (the Thomas fire) and the one in foothill neighborhoods around Sylmar in the San Fernando Valley (the Creek fire) are breathtaking in two ways: the sheer power of wind-dr...More..

by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Spicer Takes Shot at Omarosa: 'I Don't Know' Why She Was Hired

A former star of Trump's TV show " The Apprentice ", Newman worked as the director of African-American outreach on Trump's 2016 presidential campaign. It supposedly was not clear - even to White House Chi...More..

Plane carrying 25 people crashes near northern Saskatchewan airport
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Plane carrying 25 people crashes near northern Saskatchewan airport

A number of people suffered injuries, with some serious enough to require air ambulance services, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) said. At about 6:15 p.m., RCMP responded to reports of an aircraft th...More..

BT and Sky agree channel-sharing deal
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

BT and Sky agree channel-sharing deal

While BT and Sky are fierce rivals, the desire to work together for mutual benefit reflects a background in which they face increasing competition from the major tech companies for TV rights. Analysts believe t...More..

Sensex, Nifty Surge After Exit Poll Results For Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Sensex, Nifty Surge After Exit Poll Results For Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh

The gauge had lost 402.75 points in the previous two sessions disappointed by grim economic data and the ADB lowering India's economic growth forecast. Broader markets painted a mixed picture. Friday's moves ...More..