Teen Shot In Scuffle At Juvenile Court; Dies In Hsopital

A teen fatally shot by a deputy during an OH courthouse scuffle had become upset when the deputy threatened to arrest him at the end of a hearing, the boy's lawyer said. Keith Ferrell of the Columbus Fraternal Order of Police said the officer, who ha... More..

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House Republicans prepare to go it alone on government funding stopgap measure
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

House Republicans prepare to go it alone on government funding stopgap measure

Immigration policy is the major sticking point between Republican and Democratic lawmakers, with negotiations on the topic breaking down following a meeting in which Donald Trump reportedly called certain cou...More..

Take the cognitive test Trump aced
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Take the cognitive test Trump aced

In an effort to disprove those theories, President Trump passed a voluntary cognitive assessment test Friday meant to assess his mental reflexes, according to a White House doctor . At 6-foot-3-inches, the p...More..

New film, '12 Strong', retells true story of 9/11 heroes
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

New film, '12 Strong', retells true story of 9/11 heroes

The film follows Central Intelligence Agency paramillitary officers and US Army Green Berets in Afghanistan as they take on the forces of Taliban after the brutal 9/11 attacks. The script, adapted by Ted Tall...More..

Trump Admin Will Protect Health Workers Who Refuse Services On Religious Grounds
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Trump Admin Will Protect Health Workers Who Refuse Services On Religious Grounds

Announcement of the new rule could come just before Friday's March for Life, an annual anti-abortion event held on or around the anniversary of the Supreme Court's 1973 Roe v. "Many involved in providing medi...More..

Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings: India jumps three spots to reach 102nd place
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings: India jumps three spots to reach 102nd place

India were unbeaten in 2017, winning seven of their nine matches. India had also qualified for the 2019 AFC Asian Cup. Accordingly, the Armenian national squad have maintained their previous World Ranking...More..

by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Snow comes to the South, along with frigid temperatures and slippery roads

According to the National Weather Service , a Winter Storm Warning means that, "severe winter weather conditions are occurring". The governors of Georgia, North Carolina and Louisiana declared states of em...More..

by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Europe Storm Kills at Least 4, Halts Travel for Millions

In Bad Salzungen, Germany, a 28-year-old fireman was killed when a tree fell on him while trying to help a woman who had been trapped in her vehicle by fallen trees, the district administration said. Most rail ...More..

Pope Francis performs first ever airborne papal wedding
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Pope Francis performs first ever airborne papal wedding

According to Ciuffardi, Francis told them what happened "was historic", because "never has a Pope married a couple on a plane". Paula Podest and Carlos Ciufffardi kiss after being married by Pope Francis . T...More..

Trump is Trump is Trump: DACA madness reveals his true, impossible, character
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Trump is Trump is Trump: DACA madness reveals his true, impossible, character

That meeting effectively ended those bipartisan talks and a second group of negotiators has stepped in to attempt to craft a new deal. Trump finds a way to be wrong even about the things he basically has righ...More..

Graham Says President's Comments were 'Step Backward' on Immigration Efforts
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Graham Says President's Comments were 'Step Backward' on Immigration Efforts

Ronny Jackson . The physician said he initially had no intention of including the cognitive assessment in the exam because he did not deem it necessary, but Trump insisted. "It's a screening assessment that...More..

House panel subpoenas Bannon in Russian Federation probe showdown
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

House panel subpoenas Bannon in Russian Federation probe showdown

Gannon was subpoenaed Mueller last week, the New York Times reports . Bannon, who joined the Trump campaign in August of 2016, brandished the Trump Tower meeting as "treasonous", according to Fire and Fury:...More..

Auburn to rent Greene as new AD
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Auburn to rent Greene as new AD

Brandon Marcello from AuburnUndercover.com is reporting that Greene has been identified as the top choice to take over as athletics director at Auburn University. Greene, a former baseball player at Notre Dame...More..

by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Former Saints receivers coach John Morton out as Jets offensive coordinator

The Jets were not expected to have a lot of coaching turnover this year, but they will now look to add a new assistant defensive backs coach in addition to their search for another offensive coordinator. The ...More..

Gunman shoots two police officers, remains holed up in Pennsylvania home
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Gunman shoots two police officers, remains holed up in Pennsylvania home

A press conference is set for 2 p.m. for more details on the shooting. The District Attorney's office confirms that multiple officers have been injured and they are investigating the incident. Marshal's Servi...More..

Clock Ticking Down Toward Government Shutdown
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Clock Ticking Down Toward Government Shutdown

A bipartisan deal on immigration that would shield almost a million people from deportation lay in tatters after the president's reported use of vulgar language during a tense White House meeting last week ...More..

Republicans are going to get blamed for a government shutdown. Bigly
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Republicans are going to get blamed for a government shutdown. Bigly

Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer has insisted on attaching a Dreamers compromise to the spending bill , saying it's the only viable path to getting it done. Yet in these final days before a spending de...More..

China: Global Times alleges General Rawat's
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

China: Global Times alleges General Rawat's "diplomatically immature" remarks

Defence experts suggested that while there would be no immediate fallout between India and China, the occasional troop buildups and defence exercises in the region were indicative of China exercising subtle pre...More..

by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Trump schools GOP Congress to play hardball

The clearest lesson from 2013 is that a government shutdown hurt Congress's popularity generally: The public's job-approval rating of Congress dropped into single digits for the first time ever. Members b...More..

Surf lifesaving drone rescues teenagers on northern NSW beach
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Surf lifesaving drone rescues teenagers on northern NSW beach

Lifeguards said later that without the drone it would have taken at least seven or eight minutes for rescuers to reach the pair. The swimmers then used the pod to help them swim to shore. The New South Wales ...More..

Two police killed in Quetta gun attack
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Two police killed in Quetta gun attack

According to the Dawn, the incident took place in the area of Civil Lines Police Station. A relative mourns next to the body of a female polio vaccination worker, who was killed by gunmen, inside an ambulance...More..

Trump is fit for duty, but should lose weight: White House doctor
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Trump is fit for duty, but should lose weight: White House doctor

While the questions may seem straight forward enough, they are created to identify the attention, memory and visual skills that deteriorate in people with dementia . Jackson said Trump is going to try to lose ...More..

17 year-old-girl killed in ceasefire violation by Pakistan
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

17 year-old-girl killed in ceasefire violation by Pakistan

The BSF troops also retaliated strongly and effectively to the firing. Reports said that the BSF man was killed on Wednesday night in a cross firing across the International Border in R S Pura Sector of Ja...More..

World's Longest Underwater Cave Discovered on Yucatan Peninsula
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

World's Longest Underwater Cave Discovered on Yucatan Peninsula

The linked caves are Sac Actun and Dos Ojos. According to explorers, this is believed to be the biggest flooded cave on the planet. The world's largest underwater cave system has recently been found by resear...More..

BJP's Northeast policy faces test in elections in Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

BJP's Northeast policy faces test in elections in Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura

The result of these states will be announced in the march whereas the counting of all the votes will start on the 3rd March. The ruling Congress that now has 23 MLAs in the 60-member assembly said they are re...More..

Will there be Rajini-Kamal political tie-up?
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Will there be Rajini-Kamal political tie-up?

As megastars Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan shared the stage on Wednesday, speculations were rife over the two forging a political alliance. Movie stars Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan are drafting plans to ...More..

GST on 49 items get trimmed, 29 under 0% slab
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

GST on 49 items get trimmed, 29 under 0% slab

In the case of about 40 other handicraft items, the fitment committee will fix the rates later. The council has also did not take up the simplification GST forms and clubbing them together into one form. The ...More..

President Trump Says Democratic Senator Dick Durbin 'Misrepresented' His Remarks on Immigration
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

President Trump Says Democratic Senator Dick Durbin 'Misrepresented' His Remarks on Immigration

Following reports of his choice words, the president denied in a tweet that his words were portrayed accurately by Durbin. Instead, he wanted more immigration from countries like Norway (and, accordin...More..

by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Immigration tensions build in Congress as shutdown looms

Meadows says conservatives want the measure to allow additional defense spending. It lets foreign-born residents of the U.S. who were brought here as young children - and who often have no recollection at all...More..

Readers' best comments on Aziz Ansari scandal
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Readers' best comments on Aziz Ansari scandal

Ansari was disappointed and confused when she later told him she was upset. Since the report, Twitter users have overwhelmed the platform with their hot takes. The most common criticism seemed to be tha...More..

China spots oil slicks from sunken tanker
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

China spots oil slicks from sunken tanker

Some of the oil evaporated in the fire, and flames were seen burning on the sea's surface until Monday, though it's unclear exactly how much oil spilled into the water. It is also on the migratory pathway of nu...More..

U.S. withholds $65 million from United Nations agency for Palestinians
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

U.S. withholds $65 million from United Nations agency for Palestinians

Krähenbühl promised to keep facilities open through the year, saying he would appeal to other donor nations for money and launch "a global fundraising campaign" aimed at keeping the agency's schools and clinics...More..

Brexit: EU membership still open for Britain
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Brexit: EU membership still open for Britain

There is no economic rationality here at all, it's purely political punishment", David Blake continued. Jean-Claude Juncker yesterday told the European Parliament in Strasbourg that he could see "no more impo...More..

HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Betty White turns 96
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Betty White turns 96

Most recently, she appeared in Freeform's Young & Hungry. For this reason, she's known as the Grand Dame of Television. Happy Birthday Betty White! "That could be a very good idea!" she said. That year Wh...More..

by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

How an immigrant to Canada helped Donald Trump prove his mental health

The screening was carried out using a test called the Montreal Cognitive Assessment , on which Trump scored 30-30, Jackson said. Jackson also addressed the incident in December when Trump appeared to slur h...More..