NAFTA ministers set to announce talks will continue amid optimism

Negotiators still disagree on major parts of the renegotiation proposal, including new rules for vehicle manufacturers, dairy and agriculture, government contracts and a potential five-year sunset clause to terminate NAFTA unless all three countries ... More..

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No marital strife in White House, says Melania Trump spokeswoman
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

No marital strife in White House, says Melania Trump spokeswoman

Stormy Daniels , real name Stephanie Clifford, in Las Vegas on Saturday night. Weird reports have since claimed he made Daniels spank him with a copy of Forbes that featured his own face on the cover. Trump's...More..

Boy, 7, taken from school in handcuffs after allegedly attacking teacher
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Boy, 7, taken from school in handcuffs after allegedly attacking teacher

During the conversation with the teacher, Álvarez allegedly became violent and began punching and kicking the teacher in her back. After the child was restrained by a school resource officer, he continued fig...More..

Rafa Benitez insists Newcastle will have chances to recruit before transfer deadline
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Rafa Benitez insists Newcastle will have chances to recruit before transfer deadline

Newcastle are now just one point clear of the relegation zone in the Premier League and they return to action on Wednesday night where they will entertain Burnley desperate for the three points to aid their ...More..

by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Afghanistan conflict: Deadly attack on Kabul military base

Masoom Stanekzai, the head of Afghanistan's intelligence service, said five suspects have been arrested for their involvement in the attack on the Intercontinental Hotel and that another had fled the country....More..

Small aircraft makes emergency landing on 55 Freeway in Costa Mesa
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Small aircraft makes emergency landing on 55 Freeway in Costa Mesa

Pilot Izzy Slod said he was forced to make a last-minute decision after strong winds prevented the small plane from making it to the nearest airport. Slod, 25, told CBS he was flying from San Diego to the L...More..

What we know so far about suspected serial killer Bruce McArthur
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

What we know so far about suspected serial killer Bruce McArthur

McArthur is charged with the first-degree murder of Selim Esen, 44, who disappeared from the Yonge-Bloor Sts. area on April 14, 2017, and Andrew Kinsman, 49, who vanished from Cabbagetown on June 26, 2017. "He'...More..

Egypt's presidential vote could be a one-man show
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Egypt's presidential vote could be a one-man show

Egypt's ultra-conservative Islamist Al-Nour party has made a decision to support President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in his bid to be re-elected in March, the party said on Sunday. Any coverage of the opposition is ...More..

FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe Is Reportedly Stepping Down Earlier Than Expected
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe Is Reportedly Stepping Down Earlier Than Expected

ABC News reported Monday that he'll remain an employee until his official retirement in March. McCabe, who briefly served as acting director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation after president Donald Trum...More..

Jennifer Hudson to Star as Aretha Franklin in Queen of Soul's Biopic
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Jennifer Hudson to Star as Aretha Franklin in Queen of Soul's Biopic

We are now in 2018 and Clive Davis confirmed at his pre-Grammy party on Saturday night that Franklin handpicked Oscar Award victor Jennifer Hudson to be the leading lady in her life story. This wouldn't b...More..

Many of Syria's warring parties descend on Sochi for Russian-sponsored talks
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Many of Syria's warring parties descend on Sochi for Russian-sponsored talks

The town is in Idlib province, where forces loyal to Bashar al Assad are fighting jihadists. The Syrian National Dialogue Congress is set take place between January 29 and 30. The first delegates, including f...More..

Kendrick Lamar Brings Out Dave Chappelle, U2 for Unbelievable GRAMMYs Opening Performance
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Kendrick Lamar Brings Out Dave Chappelle, U2 for Unbelievable GRAMMYs Opening Performance

If Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's smash hit " Despacito " had won Song or Record of the year , it would have marked the first time a Spanish language track won in either category. It was a moment of levity in...More..

Attack on military academy in Kabul; gunbattle underway
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Attack on military academy in Kabul; gunbattle underway

An officer at the academy told Agence France-Presse he could hear an explosion and gunfire. Terrorist groups Islamic State (IS) and Taliban had claimed responsibility for both the previous attacks. "The Islam...More..

by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Government talks triple talaq, opposition SC rift

The triple talaq bill and a bill to give the Other Backward Classes Commission constitutional status will be among the government's priorities during the Budget Session of Parliament that begins on Monday...More..

Light snow will complicate Tuesday commute in Northern Virginia
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Light snow will complicate Tuesday commute in Northern Virginia

The forecast calls for up to 2 inches in some places. This story will be updated . Temperatures retreat somewhat overnight Saturday into the mid-30s with a chance for rain showers in the evening. Even af...More..

by | Monday, January 29, 2018

103 dead after bomb-laden ambulance bypasses Kabul security checkpoint

Kabul is on high alert as the city braces for further attacks. One attacker was arrested by the army and two others detonated their suicide vests during the clashes. "My government and I stand with the fearl...More..

Trump Says US Could Re-Enter Paris Climate Deal
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Trump Says US Could Re-Enter Paris Climate Deal

Trump stated during an interview with British television channel ITV aired on Sunday that, for Americans, "the deal would have been a disaster". "The ice caps were going to melt", he said, "they were going t...More..

by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Donald Trump promises 'great' United Kingdom trade deal after Brexit

The British government will be warned on Monday not to ignore the unfinished business of the European Union divorce if it wants to secure a Brexit trade and transition deal. Leading Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg ha...More..

by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Lindsey Graham warns firing Mueller 'would be the end' for Trump's presidency

The president backed down only after Donald F. McGahn II, the White House counsel, threatened to quit rather than execute Trump's order. Graham also appeared to brush aside the White House campaign to dismiss...More..

Varun Gandhi Calls For 'Economically Advantaged' MPs To Forego Salaries
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Varun Gandhi Calls For 'Economically Advantaged' MPs To Forego Salaries

Rahul Gandhi had requested the Prime Minister a few days ago to tell Davos why 1 per cent of Indians owned 73 per cent of the wealth generated in the country previous year. On the same page with his cousin Rahu...More..

Water crisis could lead to credit downgrade for Cape Town
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Water crisis could lead to credit downgrade for Cape Town

When it comes to water, we are fed a daily diet of doom and gloom, of a looming crisis: wars of the future will be over water; almost one-billion people lack access to clean water; river basins are closed so th...More..

Volkswagen apologizes for rigging data, using monkeys in diesel emissions test
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Volkswagen apologizes for rigging data, using monkeys in diesel emissions test

It commissioned the Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute in New Mexico to design and conduct the experiment, according to the New York Times. It would have been better to do without such a study in the first...More..

Snow on the way for Monday!
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Snow on the way for Monday!

Increasing cloud cover from north to south will be the case as the day progresses. We will though be keeping an eye on the transition between rain and snow on Wednesday . Expect temperatures to drop into the m...More..

Kovind hopes for passage of triple talaq bill
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Kovind hopes for passage of triple talaq bill

A host of issues were brought up by the leaders of parties during the meeting. The triple talaq Bill has been passed by the Lok Sabha and is pending in the Rajya Sabha. To a question about the demands of va...More..

Mild, cloudy and quiet Monday, then light snow arrives late tonight
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Mild, cloudy and quiet Monday, then light snow arrives late tonight

Thu: Hi: 36 Lo: 15 Mostly cloudy. It was a very mild start to the day with low temperatures not getting below 40 for many. Colder weather will hit the country on Wednesday as temperatures fall along with st...More..

Chandrababu Naidu said AP can not compete with Bengaluru, Chennai and Hyderabad
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Chandrababu Naidu said AP can not compete with Bengaluru, Chennai and Hyderabad

In the recent past, the TDP has faced criticism from BJP leaders such as former Union minister D. Purandeswarion issues such as cost escalation and delay in completion of the Polavaram project. The allegation i...More..

Jay-Z's Roc Nation Brunch Was Epic Black Excellence
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Jay-Z's Roc Nation Brunch Was Epic Black Excellence

Remember the wide-brimmed accessory she had for her Formation music video ? Martha Stewart told Billboard that in Sunday's Grammy Album of the Year showdown between JAY-Z and Kendrick Lamar, she was Team J...More..

Paris on Alert amid Floods as Seine Reaches Its Peak
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Paris on Alert amid Floods as Seine Reaches Its Peak

There had previously been fears the water would peak at 6.2 meters (more than 20 feet) on Saturday, but the French meteorological service, Meteo France , said it was unlikely after the rain stopped Friday. Tou...More..

Jolie urges UN Security Council to solve Syria war
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Jolie urges UN Security Council to solve Syria war

Nearly 5.5 million displaced Syrians are hosted by Jordan, Lebanon and other neighbouring countries as the long-running civil war continues. Jolie said the hospitality of the overburdened host countries is "a...More..

International Olympic Committee leaves 22 Russian coaches without invitations to Games in PyeongChang
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

International Olympic Committee leaves 22 Russian coaches without invitations to Games in PyeongChang

The IOC banned Russian Federation from the 2018 Olympics after the McLaren report which documented a vast Moscow-backed doping scheme in previous Games. "There could be suspicion, there could be maybe even an...More..

I would be tougher than May in Brexit talks
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

I would be tougher than May in Brexit talks

No, I wouldn't have negotiated it the way it was negotiated. The US president said that he would approach the Brexit negotiations differently. Former Cabinet Minister Theresa Villiers has warned that United...More..

Detroit Officer Dies days After Being Shot in The Head, Suspect Arrested
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Detroit Officer Dies days After Being Shot in The Head, Suspect Arrested

Detroit Police Chief James Craig called Doss Jr.an "American hero". Mayor Mike Duggan said Doss could have worked anywhere as a police officer, but he chose to serve in the city in which he was born. P...More..

IPL 2018 Auctions: Chennai Super Kings average expenditure on each player
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

IPL 2018 Auctions: Chennai Super Kings average expenditure on each player

Indian cricketer S Badrinath said, "Joe Roots is not IPL material but Chris Gayle and Hashim Amla not being unsold was a big surprise". Surprisingly, South African pacer Lungisani Ngidi was also sold for ...More..

Entire board of USA Gymnastics resigns after enabling Nassar abuse
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Entire board of USA Gymnastics resigns after enabling Nassar abuse

Sixteen players have been accused of sexual assault or violence against women under football coach Mark Dantonio's watch since 2007, according to interviews and public records obtained by ESPN , despite ...More..

Grammys 2018: Hillary Clinton reads 'Fire and Fury' in segment
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Grammys 2018: Hillary Clinton reads 'Fire and Fury' in segment

They were all seen reading excerpts from the book addressing the president's combover, the lackluster attendance at his inauguration, and his alleged propensity for eating cheeseburgers in bed. Ambassador to...More..