Congress demands sacking of Modi's minister from Karnataka for remarks on constitution

We are here and have come to change the Constitution. A former zilla panchayat member of Karnataka has announced a bounty of Rs 1 crore to anyone who would chop off Union Minister Ananth Kumar Hegde's tongue for allegedly saying that secular peop... More..

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Four Killed in Crash Near Abilene
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Four Killed in Crash Near Abilene

Troopers said a 2001 Dodge Dakota, driven by Lisa Luft, was headed west on Interstate 70 when, due to weather conditions, hit the guardrail at mile marker 274.3, near Abilene. MHP says everyone involved in the ...More..

Philippines Denies Manila Intends to Move Israel Mission to Jerusalem
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Philippines Denies Manila Intends to Move Israel Mission to Jerusalem

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has already announced he has been speaking with Guatemalan President Kimmy Morales, who has signaled his country plans to make the move. "One of the most important topics [of...More..

Seoul to hold talk with victims on 'comfort women' deal
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Seoul to hold talk with victims on 'comfort women' deal

The South Korean government will now review the panel's findings and consult again with victims, Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha told a news conference. Kang said she believes that 70 percent of South Koreans d...More..

Australian woman faces death penalty in Malaysia if convicted of drug trafficking
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Australian woman faces death penalty in Malaysia if convicted of drug trafficking

The romance was an online scam and when Mrs Exposto landed, customs officers discovered the drugs stitched into the lining of a backpack after noticing an existence of something "green" during scans of her lugg...More..

Jai Ram Thakur Selected As Himachal CM, Has Strong RSS Links
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Jai Ram Thakur Selected As Himachal CM, Has Strong RSS Links

The supporters of Dhumal were still hoping for him to become the Chief Minister, they also questioned the decision to shift Dhumal from his original seat at Hamirpur to Sujanpur, where it was clear that despite...More..

Cold weather sets in; some shots at snow, but no certainties
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Cold weather sets in; some shots at snow, but no certainties

A few flurries are possible too. As much as 4 inches of snow will fall between 7 p.m. Sunday and 7 a.m. Monday , according to the weather service. Wind chills will be in the single digits, dropping below zer...More..

3 takeaways from win over NIU in Quick Lane Bowl
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

3 takeaways from win over NIU in Quick Lane Bowl

Keep reading for our three takeaways from the Quick Lane Bowl . It was a lead that would remain for the rest of the game, as David Cutcliffe's team walked away from Ford Field with a 36-14 win to end the 2017 ...More..

'Let Us Celebrate' - Trump Rings In Kwanzaa
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

'Let Us Celebrate' - Trump Rings In Kwanzaa

At many Kwanzaa ceremonies, there is also African drumming and dancing. Under the "US" umbrella, he formed Kwanzaa , and used the followers of the Black Power movement as a platform to help spread the wo...More..

Library of Congress will no longer archive every tweet
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Library of Congress will no longer archive every tweet

The Library of Congress announced on Tuesday that it would no longer ingest all public tweet text in 2018, instead choosing to "acquire tweets on a selective basis" beginning January 1. But this practice wi...More..

Homeowners in high-tax states race to beat property tax cap
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Homeowners in high-tax states race to beat property tax cap

Oswego County has joined the list of counties issuing tax warrants before January 1 so that those who itemize their taxes can pay 2018 county and town taxes early and itemize them on their 2017 income tax ret...More..

by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Four found dead in basement apartment in Troy, NY

Police say they were called at about 10:25 a.m. Police in Troy, New York, told local reporters that the victims were all family members, and that they're investigating the crime as a possible quadruple homic...More..

by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Hatch aide knocks paper's 'unquenchable thirst for clicks' after blistering editorial

Sen. Orrin Hatch is hitting back at a scathing Salt Lake Tribune editorial being spread far and wide online in which the paper's editorial board calls on the 83-year-old to retire at the end of his term. Th...More..

by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

USA police remove white nationalists' memorial to Aussie woman shot by cop

Speaking to Minnesota Public Radio, police department spokesman John Elder said the memorial was removed when police were notified about its presence. I condemn the perpetrators and their tactics in the stron...More..

Democrat in Virginia House race asks court to invalidate tie
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Democrat in Virginia House race asks court to invalidate tie

Now it's 51-49 in favor of Republicans. The decision to put off the high-stakes lotto, originally scheduled for Wednesday, marks the latest twist in a dramatic election recount that at one point showed Democr...More..

by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

U.S. sanctions two key figures in North Korea's weapons program

The U.S. Treasury said in a statement Tuesday the two officials, Kim Jong Sik and Ri Pyong Chol, are being singled out for pushing forward with producing weapons of mass destruction. The latest test, which took...More..

Lifelong friends of six decades find out they're actually brothers
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Lifelong friends of six decades find out they're actually brothers

Audio will be available later today . Robinson was adopted, and Macfarlane never knew his father. "I thought, 'I'll never know my birth mother, I'll never have any nieces or nephews, '" he said. It turns out Al...More..

Kulbhushan Jadhav's meeting with wife, mother obscured by glass screen, Pakistan propaganda
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Kulbhushan Jadhav's meeting with wife, mother obscured by glass screen, Pakistan propaganda

Kulbhushan Jadhav, who is on death row in Pakistan for alleged spying, yesterday met his wife and mother - but separated by a glass screen - in a carefully choreographed event that unfolded in tweets, photos an...More..

Sound Of Music's Louisa Von Trapp dies aged 68
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Sound Of Music's Louisa Von Trapp dies aged 68

Heather was 15-years-old when she was cast as Louisa von Trapp in the film which has become an all-time movie classic, which won 5 Oscars, including Best Picture. She married actor Robert Urich in 1975 and star...More..

Russian Federation ready to act as mediator for USA and North Korea
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Russian Federation ready to act as mediator for USA and North Korea

The UN Security Council on Friday slapped new sanctions on North Korea that will restrict oil supplies vital for its missile and nuclear programmes, the latest response to Pyongyang's ICBM test last month. Russ...More..

Where you can recycle your Christmas tree in Wake County
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Where you can recycle your Christmas tree in Wake County

If you have a real tree, you can "tree-cycle" it with the New York City Department of Sanitation. For New Hanover County residents, the county will offer free tree recycling starting the day after Christmas...More..

Trump fumes over Russian Federation dossier: 'Crooked Hillary pile of garbage'
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Trump fumes over Russian Federation dossier: 'Crooked Hillary pile of garbage'

Early Tuesday morning, before he teed off from his Florida resort, Trump fired off a tweet laden with capital letters about the "bogus" Steele dossier, attacking both the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Hi...More..

Phoenix Man Kills Woman, 2 Children Before Shootout With Police
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Phoenix Man Kills Woman, 2 Children Before Shootout With Police

Shortly after 10 p.m. MST, it became evident to police that the younger child was dead, and tactical units used an explosion to distract the gunman and enter the apartment. "Early investigation indicates this i...More..

Winter Weather Advisory in effect for Christmas Eve, be careful traveling
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Winter Weather Advisory in effect for Christmas Eve, be careful traveling

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will primarily cause travel difficulties. If you are staying home to wrap gifts or prep the Christmas dinner, it's probably a good day to stay inside...More..

Tottenham 5 Southampton 2: Records tumble for inspirational hat-trick hero Kane
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Tottenham 5 Southampton 2: Records tumble for inspirational hat-trick hero Kane

Tottenham Hotspur host Southampton for their final Premier League clash of 2017 on Tuesday and the lineups for the clash at Wembley Stadium have been revealed. Whilst other fans quickly waded in with the...More..

Hull woman jailed for 3 years in Egypt
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Hull woman jailed for 3 years in Egypt

The painkiller Laura was carrying is a prescription drug in the United Kingdom but is banned in Egypt. It is understood that... She went on: "They've sentenced us all!" The trial was held on December 26 wit...More..

Anushka's wedding announcement is 'Golden tweet of 2017'
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Anushka's wedding announcement is 'Golden tweet of 2017'

Everything about Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma's wedding is turning out to be nation's obsession. Read Also: Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli Delhi ReceptionWith a neatly-tied bun encircled in a mogra gajr...More..

Must check if Navalny election boycott call complies with law
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Must check if Navalny election boycott call complies with law

Navalny came under pressure from authorities as he gained popularity. The initiative group that nominated founder of the Anti-Corruption Fund Aleksey Navalny for the presidential election cannot be registered...More..

UN Security Council imposes new sanctions on North Korea over missile test
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

UN Security Council imposes new sanctions on North Korea over missile test

The Trump administration is undertaking its most audacious gamble since coming to office-that despite identifying Russian Federation and China as "rival powers" in the new National Security Strategy, and after ...More..

Warner brings up century after life on 99
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Warner brings up century after life on 99

In the process of scoring his century Warner brought up 6,000 runs in his 70th Test, making him the joint fourth- fastest Australian to do so behind Don Bradman, Ricky Ponting and Matthew Hayden and alongside G...More..

VIP security to Jadhav's family caused public resentment among Pakistanis
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

VIP security to Jadhav's family caused public resentment among Pakistanis

Pakistan cited security concerns behind its decision to prohibit physical contact and only allow Jadhav to speak to his wife and mother from behind a glass partition through an intercom. The Indian envoy who wa...More..

Vijay Rupani visits Panchdev temple ahead of swearing-in as Gujarat CM again
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Vijay Rupani visits Panchdev temple ahead of swearing-in as Gujarat CM again

BJP reportedly plans to invite around 20,000 party workers from across the state for swearing-in ceremony on December 26. Preparations are complete for the swearing in ceremony of the 6th time victorious BJP ...More..

China Afghanistan's reliable partner, says Rabbani
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

China Afghanistan's reliable partner, says Rabbani

Calling Afghanistan an important partner in the Belt and Road Initiative, Wang said China hoped to synergise its development strategy for Afghanistan and expand bilateral cooperation. He also added that "We wil...More..

Brutal wind chills expected by Tuesday morning
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Brutal wind chills expected by Tuesday morning

In Billings on Saturday, there's a 20 percent chance of snow before 11 a.m. Westerly winds around 10MPH gust to near 20MPH with wind chills in the 20s all day long. On Sunday, there will be patchy, blowing snow...More..

Christians mark Christmas with due religious fervour
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Christians mark Christmas with due religious fervour

Not only believers of Christianity, people from other religious beliefs also attended the midnight mass singing Christmas hymns and prayers at churches across the state. On the occasion, Santa Claus distribut...More..