Ash-spewing volcano in Papua New Guinea forces villagers to flee

The nearly 600 residents of Kadovar have been evacuated by a flotilla of boats to nearby islands, according to the provincial government. The eruption has also caused a thick layer of dust, clouds and smoke, and neighbouring islands have been showe... More..

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Mark 'Bomber' Thompson arrested as part of an investigation into drug trafficking
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Mark 'Bomber' Thompson arrested as part of an investigation into drug trafficking

The raid is understood to be a part of a wide-ranging Victoria Police investigation that is said to be drug related. A Port Melbourne property belonging to Thompson, 54, was raided by police on Friday and h...More..

UNRWA says nothing official so far on United States aid halt
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

UNRWA says nothing official so far on United States aid halt

UNRWA said Sunday it has not received any official notification from Washington about the U.S. government's alleged decision to freeze its funding for the United Nations agency that provides aid to Palestinian ...More..

Pence to visit Middle East this month following postponement
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Pence to visit Middle East this month following postponement

Pence will then spend January 22 and 23 in Israel, where he will participate in a bilateral discussion with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, and give a speech at th...More..

Nigel Farage to fulfill EU´s Brexit chief for talks in…
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Nigel Farage to fulfill EU´s Brexit chief for talks in…

James McGrory, executive director of Open Britain, said: "Sending Nigel Farage to Brussels to sort out Brexit is like sending an arsonist to put out a house fire". "Are we going to get a sensible deal on serv...More..

Muslims to overtake Jews as 2nd largest religion in U.S. by 2040
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Muslims to overtake Jews as 2nd largest religion in U.S. by 2040

Islam is now the second-largest religion in the world, after Christianity, with 1.8 billion adherents worldwide. The research center anticipates that the American Jewish population will continue to grow gradu...More..

Rep. Stewart joins other Republicans in call for Sessions to step down
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Rep. Stewart joins other Republicans in call for Sessions to step down

Jeff Sessions is not able to take the reins and direct that investigation". Former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn and former Trump campaign foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos were charge...More..

North Carolina vs. Boston College - 1/9/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

North Carolina vs. Boston College - 1/9/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Back-to-back ACC losses to ranked teams on the road doesn't kill North Carolina, but it doesn't inspire their fans. The guard injured himself playing video games during the offseason, but the Tar Heels manage...More..

Police vehicle taken, driven into rail station doors
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Police vehicle taken, driven into rail station doors

NJ Transit spokeswoman Nancy Snyder says detectives are trying to determine the intent of the suspect. A suspect was arrested shortly after the 8 a.m. Train service was not impacted, but ticket windows are cl...More..

Fire guts Gorakhpur hospital, foul play suspected
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Fire guts Gorakhpur hospital, foul play suspected

A fire broke out in Gorakhpur's BRD Medical College on Monday morning. Medical College and Hospital in Gorakhpur Monday gutted the principal's office and an adjacent record room containing documents. A co...More..

Zimbabwe president says no to coalition with opposition
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Zimbabwe president says no to coalition with opposition

Zimbabwe is due to hold elections in 2018 in the first big test of Mnangagwa's legitimacy after he rose to power in November previous year following a de facto military coup which saw veteran leader Robert Mug...More..

US Figure Skating announces men's nominations for 2018 Olympic team
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

US Figure Skating announces men's nominations for 2018 Olympic team

Then, as the final skater in the long program, the 19-year-old thrived under tremendous pressure. The Chicagoland native was almost flawless with jumps in San Jose, topping the short program and free skate on...More..

Centre to review rules on anthem
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Centre to review rules on anthem

Six months time was sought by the Centre for completing the entire exercise. The government will also set up a committee to review the order. Upon consideration of the recommendations made by the committee, the...More..

Inmate Escape from Carl Robinson Correctional Institution
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Inmate Escape from Carl Robinson Correctional Institution

The Department of Correction said the facility was placed on lockdown around 3:15 p.m. when they realized Mercado was missing during a routine check of the prison and it remains locked down. According to the st...More..

Skopje and Athens could solve name dispute
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Skopje and Athens could solve name dispute "by July" - Zaev

Macedonia is the name of a northern province in Greece and Athens is anxious that the use of the same name by the neighboring state could lead to territorial claims. For his part, Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzi...More..

US Ambassador Discusses Pakistan Aid Cut With India
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

US Ambassador Discusses Pakistan Aid Cut With India

These developments pushed Pakistan away from the USA war efforts in the neighbouring country and brought it closer to China. I think you can assume that you know things that are in the USA national security, th...More..

FBI opens new investigation into Clinton Foundation activities
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

FBI opens new investigation into Clinton Foundation activities

Officials told The Hill that at least one witness was interviewed last month, and that additional activity is expected in future weeks. It is hard to understand how it could possibly be in the national in...More..

Huge fire engulfs paint factory in London (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Huge fire engulfs paint factory in London (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

London Fire Brigade said the blaze was "significant" and could be seen for "miles around". If you're in the local area please shut your doors & windows. Looks like a warehouse or something of that size near t...More..

Israeli arrests two female suspects over links to Daesh
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Israeli arrests two female suspects over links to Daesh

Ahmad Abu Ramila, 24, of eastern Jerusalem, who was to marry Tasnin al-Assad, was arrested on December 26. The women planned to leave Israel and join ISIS in the battlefield. Aside from planning a terror atta...More..

Japan, S.Korea discuss inter-Korean talks
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Japan, S.Korea discuss inter-Korean talks

Foreign Minister Kang Kyung Wha will hold the news conference to say what measures the South Korean government intends to take to follow up on the public-private panel that concluded last week that the accord h...More..

Supreme Court Upholds Mississippi's
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Supreme Court Upholds Mississippi's "License to Discriminate" Law

For example, religious organizations and state employees declining to officiate same-sex marriages; foster parents raising foster children according to these beliefs; medical professionals declining to provide ...More..

Russian Federation says militants used drones to attack its bases in Syria
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Russian Federation says militants used drones to attack its bases in Syria

It denied a report by the Kommersant business daily that seven military planes were destroyed in the attack. All of the drones were detected by anti-aircraft defense systems "at a considerable distance from t...More..

Suspect identified in fatal shooting of deputy
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Suspect identified in fatal shooting of deputy

Deputy Daniel McCartney was shot and killed during a foot chase as he responded to a home invasion in the Frederickson area, southeast of Tacoma, late Sunday night. There are road closures as a result, and the ...More..

Ed Royce, chairman of foreign affairs committee, to retire from Congress
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Ed Royce, chairman of foreign affairs committee, to retire from Congress

Royce marks the seventh House GOP committee chairman who opted to retire or run for other office this cycle. Ed Royce , a Republican representing a Southern California district, announced Monday he wouldn'...More..

by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

NAACP calls for anti-Trump protest at College Football Championship

Another group says demonstrators will "take a knee" before the big game to protest President Donald Trump's visit to Atlanta . Atlanta residents didn't forget those comments, and some think he is being hyp...More..

First official day same-sex marriages can take place in Australia
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

First official day same-sex marriages can take place in Australia

The couple Wednesday in an intimate country ceremony in front of their closest family and friends at Summergrove Estate in the New South Wales Northern Rivers Hinterland. Starting just minutes after midnight, c...More..

Three takeaways from West Virginia's win over Oklahoma
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Three takeaways from West Virginia's win over Oklahoma

Auburn: A win in their SEC home opener extended the Tigers' winning streak to 12 games (their longest since 1999-2000) and pushed their record to 14-1, which is their best start since that same season. West Vir...More..

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Struggling in China
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Struggling in China

In Lucasfilm's Star Wars: The Last Jedi , the Skywalker saga continues as the heroes of The Force Awakens join the galactic legends in an epic adventure that unlocks age-old mysteries of the Force and shocki...More..

Former Cleveland Mayor Registers To Run For Ohio Governor
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Former Cleveland Mayor Registers To Run For Ohio Governor

He was mayor of Cleveland from 1977 to 1979. Rep. Marcy Kaptur, a Toledo Democrat, won the primary. Efforts to reach him Monday were not immediately successful. Connie Pillich of Cincinnati and former Attorney ...More..

Modi reviews security, policing at meet of DGPs, IGPs
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Modi reviews security, policing at meet of DGPs, IGPs

As per information, throughout the day at academy, there were presentations and useful discussions on various subjects relating to security. Earlier, on arrival, the Prime Minister unveiled plaques to mark the ...More..

Dialogue with Pak only way to end bloodshed: J&K CM
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Dialogue with Pak only way to end bloodshed: J&K CM

According to KNS correspondent Tassaduq Rashid, the chief minister while addressing people at Dara Shikoh Park, in South Kashmir's Anantnag district, said that the PDP since stitching a common ground with the B...More..

Tesla fails to meet Model 3 targets again after slow production
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Tesla fails to meet Model 3 targets again after slow production

It's a good thing there are nice people with Tesla's to help in these trying times. The electric auto maker said it now expects to hit a Model 3 production level of 5 000 per week by the end of the second qua...More..

Canadian ag official: trade and NAFTA essential to prosperity
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Canadian ag official: trade and NAFTA essential to prosperity

Trump's speech is expected to focus on rural infrastructure. Trade relationships are the foundation for creating economic prosperity between nations, said Canada's Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food. Perdu...More..

Coachella will remain marijuana-free despite state legalization
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Coachella will remain marijuana-free despite state legalization

In the festival's FAQ on its website, one of the questions reads, "Hey, since marijuana is legal now, that means I can use it at Coachella , right?" Just like many events in Colorado, Coachella music an...More..

Donald Trump Plans to Work Even Less in 2018
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Donald Trump Plans to Work Even Less in 2018

Then another 15 minutes of " Executive Time " before Trump takes his last meeting of the day - a 3:45pm meeting with the head of Presidential Personnel Johnny DeStefano - before ending his official day at 4:15p...More..