Turkish missions in USA to lift visa restrictions on United States citizens

Earlier, the US Embassy in Ankara said in a statement that the issuance of non-immigrant visas to Turkish citizens will be resumed in January 2019, Trend reports. USA authorities then sought assurances from top Turkish officials that no further sta... More..

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Wind chills could fall to 22 below zero in Southeast Michigan today
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Wind chills could fall to 22 below zero in Southeast Michigan today

The wind chills forecast for New Year's weekend were also described as "dangerous". WATCHING WEEKEND SNOW CHANCES: The chances for snow have dropped a bit over the past 24 hours, but it's something we'll co...More..

Alabama secretary of state: Moore complaint won't stop Jones from being certified
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Alabama secretary of state: Moore complaint won't stop Jones from being certified

At the least, Mr. Moore wants a judge to keep Mr. Merrill and other officials from certifying the election results on Thursday afternoon. It cited "irregularities in 20 precincts" of the state's Jefferson Cou...More..

Report ambassador urged ban on the term 'occupation' is misleading
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Report ambassador urged ban on the term 'occupation' is misleading

Friedman suggested the use of "neutral terms" such as West Bank. As first reported by the Israeli Broadcasting Authority on Tuesday, Friedman asked career diplomats at the State Department to seek alternative...More..

After linking PAN and mobile with Aadhaar, now its time for Facebook
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

After linking PAN and mobile with Aadhaar, now its time for Facebook

In a statement, Facebook has said that this part of a new "experiment", and few users who are trying to sign up with Facebook are being prompted with Aadhaar based naming. The test, limited to only mobile sit...More..

by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Alabama calls off freeze to children's health insurance

A program providing insurance for children of low-income families in Alabama and other states has received some funding to keep it operating through March. In Alabama, CHIP is delivered through ALL Kids. Meanwh...More..

Trump says passage of GOP tax bill will spur bipartisan healthcare reform
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Trump says passage of GOP tax bill will spur bipartisan healthcare reform

But with the leadership of President Trump and Republicans in the Senate and House, and with my support, we succeeded in pushing major tax reform for American families and businesses across the finish line. "...More..

Prasad talks about triple talaq Bill at BJP parliamentary meeting
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Prasad talks about triple talaq Bill at BJP parliamentary meeting

He also said that talaq-e-biddat has been banned in many Muslim-majority countries and took a dig at parties opposing the bill. The proposed law would only be applicable on instant triple talaq or "talaq-e-bi...More..

Islamic State claims blast at Afghan intelligence…
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Islamic State claims blast at Afghan intelligence…

The centre is near to the Afghan Voice Agency, a media outlet which earlier reports had suggested could be the target. Afghan policemen stand guard at the site of a blast in Kabul , Afghanistan December 28, ...More..

Time for Hue Jackson to jump in Lake Erie
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Time for Hue Jackson to jump in Lake Erie

Jackson said Wednesday he'll make good on his promise to jump in Lake Erie because of his team's disgusting record. Considering the sub-freezing conditions predicted in Cleveland for the next 12 days, Jackson...More..

SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Launch Was So Spectacular Viewers Crashed Their Cars
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Launch Was So Spectacular Viewers Crashed Their Cars

Echoing all those alien invasion movies, a video trending on YouTube captures a three-car crash on Interstate 10 in the California desert as a SpaceX rocket streaks overhead. The rocket, called Falcon 9, is...More..

Pakistan Army denied Indian claim that Indian soldiers crossed the LoC
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Pakistan Army denied Indian claim that Indian soldiers crossed the LoC

The firing, seen as a retaliation for the killing of four Army personnel, took place around 6 pm yesterday. The strike was conducted by a small group of four-five Indian "Ghatak" commandos. Sources said that af...More..

Russian officials bar Navalny from running for president
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Russian officials bar Navalny from running for president

Navalny has built his political career and popularity on exposing corruption among members of Mr. Putin's inner circle. In a pre-recorded messaged that was released minutes after the election commission ha...More..

Lake effect snow continues: How much longer?
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Lake effect snow continues: How much longer?

The bitter, bitter cold. Lake effect continues to pummel the counties east and southeast of Lake Ontario today with additional heavy snow, but the headline for everyone else across central NY will be dangerou...More..

Trump Vows To Get 'Back To Work' After Christmas, Plays Golf Instead
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Trump Vows To Get 'Back To Work' After Christmas, Plays Golf Instead

Donald Trump paid a visit to his Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, Fla., on December 27 to play golf. While the entire country got back to work, the commander-in-chief left for Trump Internati...More..

Embassy move: Israel in touch with 10 countries
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Embassy move: Israel in touch with 10 countries

In a statement on Facebook, Morales said he that the return of the Guatemalan embassy to Jerusalem was one of the most important themes he and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu talked about du...More..

Hunt continues for person of interest in a triple homicide
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Hunt continues for person of interest in a triple homicide

In the September 1998 killing of his 22-year-old wife, Dalton - eventually caught in Tennessee - initially faced a second-degree murder charge before pleading guilty to manslaughter. Tuesday night's killings ...More..

The White House's famous magnolia tree to be cut down
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

The White House's famous magnolia tree to be cut down

Following a study, it was concluded that drastic tree surgery was the only option. According to a report obtained by CNN , experts at the Arboretum told Trump that this system can no longer prevent the tree ...More..

OH teens now charged with murder after sandbag overpass death
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

OH teens now charged with murder after sandbag overpass death

Sean Carter, 14; William Parker, 14; Pedro Salinas, 14 and Demetrius Wimberly, 14, originally faced felonious assault charges. On Friday, Marquise Byrd, of Warren, Mich., succumbed to injuries sustained on De...More..

Russia: Several injured after blast in Saint Petersburg supermarket, say police
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Russia: Several injured after blast in Saint Petersburg supermarket, say police

The Investigative Committee has launched a criminal case on the grounds of attempted mass murder after the blast. The explosion happened in the Russian city of St Petersburg. Sources told local media that the...More..

Infant dies after Phoenix father bends him in two to stop crying
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Infant dies after Phoenix father bends him in two to stop crying

Doctors at Phoenix Children's Hospital reported to police that the infant had critical injuries to his liver and pancreas, a broken wrist and bruising on his thigh. Resendiz was held in jail on $250,000 bon...More..

PM Modi never questioned Manmohan Singh's commitment to India: Arun Jaitley
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

PM Modi never questioned Manmohan Singh's commitment to India: Arun Jaitley

Modi's statement - unsubstantiated as it was - had been squarely slammed by Dr Singh, who had accused the Prime Minister of "spreading falsehoods and canards". "From our party, I can also say that we also don't...More..

Staying Below Average Next 7 Days
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Staying Below Average Next 7 Days

We are colder today with a bitter start to your Wednesday morning. Wind chills will be in the single digits, dropping below zero by morning. Unfortunately, this will be the warmest day of the next seven. Th...More..

Ukrainian authorities and separatist rebels swap prisoners
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Ukrainian authorities and separatist rebels swap prisoners

The prisoners , some of whom had been held for more than a year, were exchanged in the town of Horlivka and the village of Zaitseve with their belongings. "I hope that the upcoming prisoner exchange that wil...More..

British woman jailed in Egypt for attempting to smuggle painkillers
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

British woman jailed in Egypt for attempting to smuggle painkillers

Discussing Plummer's relationship with her Egyptian husband, Omar Caboo, her sister said the couple had merely signed a document allowing them to sleep in an apartment together. The 33-year-old, from Hull, wept...More..

by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Russian Federation defends idea of Syria peace congress in Sochi

Islamic State has this year lost nearly all the territory it held in Syria and Iraq. It has rejected similar Russian allegations in the past, saying Washington remains committed to killing off Islamic State and...More..

Trump Loses Most Admired Man Title to Predecessor
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Trump Loses Most Admired Man Title to Predecessor

Eisenhower. After Trump and Obama, other men who top the list include Pope Francis , with 3 percent of the polling; Rev. Barack Obama edged his successor as the most admired man for 2017, a Gallup pol...More..

Malegaon blast: Will now fight against UAPA charges, says Purohit's wife
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Malegaon blast: Will now fight against UAPA charges, says Purohit's wife

However, the court agreed that MCOCA charges should be dropped. Apart from Sadhvi and Purohit, the accused who will now face trial in the case are: Sudhakar Dwivedi, retired Major Ramesh Upadhyay, Sameer Ku...More..

, piles up record snow over Christmas with more on the way
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

, piles up record snow over Christmas with more on the way

Advisories or warnings are in effect for all of North Dakota and Wisconsin, as well as swaths of South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Michigan, Indiana, Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire and NY. The timing was good, sinc...More..

Karnataka assembly polls: Rahul Gandhi to visit maths, Sufi shrines
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Karnataka assembly polls: Rahul Gandhi to visit maths, Sufi shrines

Rahul wishes 107-yr-old woman on her b'day. In an unusual move, Mr Gandhi responded by tweeting, "Dear Dipali, Please wish your handsome grandmother a very happy birthday and a merry Xmas". Rahul Gandhi assu...More..

Mega Millions winning numbers drawn; jackpot rolls to estimated $306M
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Mega Millions winning numbers drawn; jackpot rolls to estimated $306M

Right now, the Mega Millions and Powerball have a combined jackpot of almost $650 million. The numbers drawn Saturday, December 23rd, were 1, 3, 13, 15, 44 and the Powerball was 25. That is the 25th big...More..

Colder weather on the way
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Colder weather on the way

Any roads that sufficiently dried on Monday will not have a problem with refreezing, according to the National Weather Service . The wind will shift from the northeast to the southeast, while strengthening to ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

White Christmas on Boxing Day as Met Office issues Flood Warning

The Met Office says a spell of snow is likely across parts of northern England and southern Scotland on Friday morning. Ice is looking to become more widespread later as skies begin to clear into Boxing Day...More..

2 earthquakes hit Bay Area 3 hours apart
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

2 earthquakes hit Bay Area 3 hours apart

There was no reports of damage, but the natural disaster could be felt in San Francisco and in the East Bay. The quake hit at 10:32 p.m. PT and was centered in the Alum Rock area in the foothills east of down...More..

Obama issues warning on social media dangers in Prince Harry interview
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Obama issues warning on social media dangers in Prince Harry interview

President. Can you fill in the missing words on these Donald Trump tweets? . Asked about anything that he had lost out of office he said he missed the camaderie of his team, adding: "I used to cause traffic...More..