United Airlines Flight from Chicago Diverted to Alaska Over 'Disruptive Passenger'

United Airlines was faced with a unique problem as a Chicago-to-Hong Kong flight had to make a sudden landing in Alaska upon discovering that a man had smeared faeces all over some the plane's bathrooms. Passengers were put up in hotels and the airl... More..

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John Wood Group's (WG) Underperform Rating Reiterated at Jefferies Group

Peel Hunt restated a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 1,800 ($24.07) price objective on shares of Ashtead Group in a research report on Thursday, August 17th. Also, insider David Kemp sold 6,615 shares of John Woo...More..

Sevastova fails to advance to final of Brisbane WTA
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Sevastova fails to advance to final of Brisbane WTA

Svitolina twice served her way out of trouble in the second set to force a tie-break which she eventually won. The world No. 1 and world No. 5 saved five of nine break points and converted four of eight, win...More..

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Iran mocks Trump 'blunder' as government supporters rally

French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday said it was important to maintain dialogue with Iran , warning that the tone of comments adopted by the United States, Israel and Saudi Arabia towards Tehran was v...More..

Hina Khan breaks down because of Luv Tyagi's harsh comments
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Hina Khan breaks down because of Luv Tyagi's harsh comments

Hina says Luv's ego is more important to him than his friend. Puneesh told Vikas that he was good at making strategies, but was a very weak person emotionally. The 4 contestants however could not stay for a l...More..

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18 die as temperatures plunge in US Northeast

They include the Delmarva Peninsula, which includes parts of Delaware, Virginia and Maryland; coastal New Jersey; eastern Long Island, New York; and coastal eastern New England. "With this forecast in mind, all...More..

2 accused of double voting in Kansas, Colorado during 2016 election
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

2 accused of double voting in Kansas, Colorado during 2016 election

Trump has alleged that between 3 million and 5 million illegal votes were cast in the 2016 presidential election in which his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton , garnered almost 3 million more overall vot...More..

Blizzard threatens mass power outages as winter storm Grayson bombards east coast
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Blizzard threatens mass power outages as winter storm Grayson bombards east coast

Bomb cyclones can draw colder air in from the North, which can blast areas in the northern hemisphere with icy temperatures. Payment at parking meters will remain in effect RELATED: Winter weather emergency ...More..

Floating sea turtles aren't dead, they're cold-stunned, says FWC
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Floating sea turtles aren't dead, they're cold-stunned, says FWC

Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and law enforcement officers live-streamed a video Thursday of them rescuing sea turtles from St. Joseph Bay off the Florida Panhandle. Extended periods of unusually ...More..

'Insidious: The Last Key' star Lin Shaye journeys into fear
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

'Insidious: The Last Key' star Lin Shaye journeys into fear

Plus, it was a hit, which meant the "we have a new horror franchise!" signs lit up at the offices of original backer Film District. The ultimate shape of the plot is nothing especially new - let's just say ...More..

Champions they may be, but Chelsea are still up for the cup!
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Champions they may be, but Chelsea are still up for the cup!

They claim that Chelsea have indeed been rejecting approaches for the defender. Antonio Conte's men will enter the clash as firm favourites after a string of promising performances. "At the same time , I...More..

Blast kills 4 policemen in Indian Kashmir
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Blast kills 4 policemen in Indian Kashmir

Four policemen were killed in an IED explosion in Sopore town of district Baramulla today morning. Three of the four policemen who lost their lives were identified as ASI Irshad, Mohammad Amin and Gh Nabi. J-...More..

James Madison seeks FCS repeat versus streak master, North Dakota State
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

James Madison seeks FCS repeat versus streak master, North Dakota State

Both James Madison and North Dakota State practiced Thursday in Frisco, and the first 30 minutes of practice was open to the media. The best team of the past decade matches up with the best team of the pa...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

"Bomb cyclone" to slam East Coast with more bitterly cold weather

A pressure drop of this magnitude shows how much air is being drawn into the storm's circulation, allowing it to gain strength at a quicker, more intensified rate. Public schools in New York City have also be...More..

Iran's revolutionary guard says anti-government protests are over
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Iran's revolutionary guard says anti-government protests are over

The Islamic State group has declared support for the anti-government protests in Iran. "The President and vice president of the United States, in their numerous absurd tweets , incited Iranians to engag...More..

Angler missing from fishing tournament on Lake Okeechobee
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Angler missing from fishing tournament on Lake Okeechobee

The pair were riding in a dark Ranger 521 with a Red Evinrude G2 on it. Authorities said they believed the men planned to travel to the South Bay side of Lake Okeechobee from the north end. As of Friday morni...More..

Mega Millions jackpot up to $450 million; Powerball increases to $570 million
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Mega Millions jackpot up to $450 million; Powerball increases to $570 million

One couple who spoke with Eyewitness News Friday says they usually play when the jackpot gets to insane levels. Whether you're planning to keep the winnings for yourself, or maybe you're part of an office poo...More..

Deadly winter storm pummels South, targets Northeast
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Deadly winter storm pummels South, targets Northeast

Five to eight centimetres (2-3ins) of snow were expected in northeast Florida, where there have been warnings of icy roads, power cuts and freezing temperatures. LongIsland.com will issue updates on the winter ...More..

Popular chef Zubaida Tariq passes away after short illness in Karachi
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Popular chef Zubaida Tariq passes away after short illness in Karachi

Zubaida Apa was popular for her cooking skills and housekeeping remedies. Her funeral prayers will be held at Sultan Masjid , in Karachi's DHA area, after the Friday prayers. Social media flooded with condol...More..

Congress, let the states set marijuana policy
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Congress, let the states set marijuana policy

MI permits medical marijuana , and voters this fall may be asked to legalize recreational cannabis. The state was given a year to set retail market regulations that are still being formalized and will be pha...More..

Trump asks Congress for $18 billion to expand Mexico border wall
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Trump asks Congress for $18 billion to expand Mexico border wall

Congress has not passed the spending bills for 2018, and wall funding is one of the hang-ups. A document prepared by the Department of Homeland Security for a group of senators shows the administration's plan...More..

Blizzard Warning Issued Ahead of Storm
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Blizzard Warning Issued Ahead of Storm

Another fatality was reported near Philadelphia when a auto could not stop at the bottom of a steep, snow-covered hill and slammed into a commuter train. A person walks in the snow in Charleston, S.C., on Wedn...More..

Lottery Mania: two large jackpots has people eager to buy tickets
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Lottery Mania: two large jackpots has people eager to buy tickets

That much money at once? And even if they do know, people often don't bother to check their tickets once they hear there was no jackpot victor or the winning ticket was bought out of state. But some of the se...More..

Twitter asserts that it won't ban Trump because he's a world leader
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Twitter asserts that it won't ban Trump because he's a world leader

On Friday, Twitter published a short blog post explaining why it won't be suspending President Donald Trump's personal account, though it did not mention him by name. Would Kim Jong-un? According to this, i...More..

Frozen pipes: Tips on how to thaw them
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Frozen pipes: Tips on how to thaw them

Water has a unique property - it expands as it freezes. "Wind is a cooling factor so when you're taking a wind that's 40 degrees and you're running it 20 30 miles an hour it's going to be actually colder.so i...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF (VOE) Rises 0.2876% for Jan 5

Wintrust Finl Corp (WTFC) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -32.30. CCI generally measures the current price relative to the average price level over a specific time period. The Average Directio...More..

Ridley Scott in Talks to Direct 'The Merlin Saga for Disney
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Ridley Scott in Talks to Direct 'The Merlin Saga for Disney

While not much is now known about The Merlin Saga , it is said to be based on T.A. Barron's novel series, which follows a young Merlin becoming a mentor to King Arthur. Only a couple of shows like NBC's an...More..

Powerball prize tops $460M; Mega Millions jackpot jumps to $418M
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Powerball prize tops $460M; Mega Millions jackpot jumps to $418M

No one won the Powerball jackpot on Wednesday worth an estimated $460 million, the seventh-largest prize in the game's history, the lottery website said. The average American spends about $200 a year on lotte...More..

Construction business activity ends year with uneven recovery
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Construction business activity ends year with uneven recovery

Overall, the PMI survey indicates that the United Kingdom grew at a pretty steady pace at the end of past year.... Survey respondents pointed that house building continued to be the main driver of growth, w...More..

Fake South Florida Teen Doctor Gets 3 Years In The Slammer
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Fake South Florida Teen Doctor Gets 3 Years In The Slammer

He was busted by an undercover officer that went to his practice for a check-up in 2014. She did remember that Love-Robinson asked about setting up business accounts, and she found him suspicious. There, he w...More..

We thank Martin Luther King Jr. for fighting for civil rights
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

We thank Martin Luther King Jr. for fighting for civil rights

Tickets are available at the door. The program will also be broadcast live on WRTI 90.1 FM. Martin Luther King Jr. didn't want to hurt people with weapons. Johns County, LISC Jacksonville and the general public...More..

'California Resistance' Takes Aim at New GOP Tax Law
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

'California Resistance' Takes Aim at New GOP Tax Law

But IRS Publication 526 , which defines what qualifies for federal charitable contribution deductions , specifically allows deductions for "federal, state, and local governments, if your contribution is exclu...More..

Ahmad: Why CAF scrapped best Africa-based player, referee awards
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Ahmad: Why CAF scrapped best Africa-based player, referee awards

He is the only African footballer to have won both Fifa World Player of the Year and the prestigious Ballon D'Or. CAF President Ahmad Ahmad has finally revealed why the Confederation dropped the Africa-base...More..

Orrin Hatch announces he will retire from the Senate
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Orrin Hatch announces he will retire from the Senate

President Donald Trump had encouraged Hatch to run again, possibly to block Romney from seeking the seat. I've always been a fighter. "I was an amateur boxer in my youth, and I brought that fighting spirit wi...More..

Rajkot professor pushes his ailing mother off terrace
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Rajkot professor pushes his ailing mother off terrace

In a shocking discovery, months after Rajkot police registered a woman's accidental death by falling off the terrace, CCTV footage has now emerged suggesting that her son might have pushed her off the building....More..