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Norfolk Southern Closes 2017 With Record Operating Efficiency

Norfolk Southern Closes 2017 With Record Operating Efficiency

Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, sixteen have issued a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. The indicator is meant to map both the old and new s...

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Evangelicals Perkins, Graham Defend Trump Against CNN Attacks

Evangelicals Perkins, Graham Defend Trump Against CNN Attacks

Perkins said his support was not unconditional, and that Trump could not behave in such ways today without consequences. They let him have a do-over. "Nobody ever looked twice at me", she said. He c...

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Kentuckians Sue Trump Admin Over New Medicaid Work Rules

Kentuckians Sue Trump Admin Over New Medicaid Work Rules

Among those counties are Tillamook and Columbia in the northwest corner of Oregon. Nine other states have applied for similar waivers, and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services had been clear t...

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Indonesian special forces drank snake blood to impress James Mattis

Indonesian special forces drank snake blood to impress James Mattis

Traveling to Vietnam from Jakarta, Indonesia, Mattis told reporters he appreciated Vietnam's willingness to go along with economic sanctions on Kim Jon Un's regime, according to a Defense Department ...

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This is what the Trump presidency would look like without Trump

This is what the Trump presidency would look like without Trump

But the first few weeks of 2018 have been defined by political battles over government spending, Trump's incendiary Twitter feed and explosive revelations in a new book that portrays Trump as an uns...

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Naveen suspends Baijayant Panda from BJD's primary membership

Naveen suspends Baijayant Panda from BJD's primary membership

Jay Panda who is also the president of IMFA, a manufacturers body for ferro alloys was suspended from primary membership of BJD on grounds of anti-party activities by party president and Chief Ministe...

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Rangasthalam Movie Teaser Released

Rangasthalam Movie Teaser Released

This insane edit has Samantha sitting beside Ram Charan though she isn't part of the scene, in the teaser. Charan, who was last seen in a stylish and slick look in Dhruva has completely gone for...

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Obama's Former Secretary of State Reportedly Delivered Stunning Private Message to Palestinians

Obama's Former Secretary of State Reportedly Delivered Stunning Private Message to Palestinians

Kerry also suggested during his London confab with Hussein Agha, the Palestinian Authority president's close associate, that the PA formulate its own peace proposal. He promised to use all his contact...

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DOJ letter orders Bernalillo County to turn over immigration policies

DOJ letter orders Bernalillo County to turn over immigration policies

The Justice Department sent letters Wednesday to two dozen so-called sanctuary cities demanding that they turn over documents showing they aren't withholding information about the immigration status...

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Trump Had No Idea Flynn Met With FBI To Discuss Russia Contacts

An NBC report has found that Flynn-without a lawyer or approval from the president or top White House officials-met with investigators in his West Wing office to discuss conversations he had with Russ...

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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Makes Medical Marijuana Easier to Purchase

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Makes Medical Marijuana Easier to Purchase

His executive order was praised by groups such as the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey, which also serves on the steering committee for New Jersey United for Marijuana Reform . The Amer...

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Letter surfaces suggesting famous 1962 Alcatraz escapees made it to land

Letter surfaces suggesting famous 1962 Alcatraz escapees made it to land

Their ingenious escape attempt saw them fashion "bodies" from soap wax they placed in their beds to fool guards, before sneaking out of the prison via an unused utility corridor and sailing off into t...

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Sting and Shaggy have made an

Sting and Shaggy have made an "island-influenced" album together

Sting, as in "Desert Rose" Sting and not WWE wrestling personality Sting, joined Shaggy for a chat with Rolling Stone Wednesday to unveil the project's first single. During the Manhattan-based sessi...

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One year on, Trump leads divided U.S. into government shutdown

One year on, Trump leads divided U.S. into government shutdown

It was a major victory for President Donald Trump as Senate Democrats on Monday gave up on the government shutdown without any action on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (aka...

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Perris torture case: Turpins were ready to move 'within days,' source says

Perris torture case: Turpins were ready to move 'within days,' source says

The court proceeding is the latest step as authorities seek to sever ties between David and Louise Turpin and their 13 children - between 2 and 29 years old - who were rescued from their home in P...

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United States mayors group cancels meeting with Trump over immigration beef

United States mayors group cancels meeting with Trump over immigration beef

When Trump noticed their absence, according to pool reports, he lashed out. Landrieu, president of the U.S. Conference of Mayors, said at a press conference Wednesday he wouldn't attend due to "fals...

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Pakistan beat Proteas to enter U-19 WC semis

Pakistan beat Proteas to enter U-19 WC semis

A superb display of fast bowling and some composed batting by Ali Zaryab propelled Pakistan to a three-wicket win in an absorbing contest with South Africa at the ICC U-19 World Cup Super League...

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Maimane steps in, prepares Cape Town for disaster measures — Newsflash

Maimane steps in, prepares Cape Town for disaster measures — Newsflash

The critically low Theewaterskloof dam in Villiersdorp. The Minister of Water and Sanitation together with the City of Cape Town and the provincial ministry of Local Government, Environment and De...

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US Senate Confirms Brownback As Religious Freedom Ambassador

US Senate Confirms Brownback As Religious Freedom Ambassador

Earlier in January, Brownback's nomination for the ambassador post was resubmitted to the Senate . His nomination was nearly defeated in a 49-49 Senate vote Wednesday afternoon, but Vice President Mi...

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FT: Trump's Tariffs May Destroy More Jobs Than They Save

FT: Trump's Tariffs May Destroy More Jobs Than They Save

The solar industry has many more jobs in the US installing solar panels than making them, and the tariffs endanger those jobs. That said, some Chinese firms have been said to be mulling US factori...

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US rejects Venezuela's call for

US rejects Venezuela's call for "snap" presidential election

The hated president said he is willing to run if the ruling Socialist Party asked him, even as Venezuelans reel from empty shelves and the world's fastest inflation. Mr Capriles can not stand in the...

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Should display screen Padmaavat, it's an order, SC to Rajasthan govt

Should display screen Padmaavat, it's an order, SC to Rajasthan govt

The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked all states to comply with its order not to stand in the way of the release of controversial film " Padmaavat " as it dismissed last ditch efforts by Rajasthan an...

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Disappointed DACA Recipients Continue to Push Congress for Protections

On Capitol Hill, where members were moving on past a three-day government shutdown, which was forced in part by an impasse over DACA, there were no indications that an immigration deal was near. "Bu...

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Cash crash: Accident that dropped money highway blocks traffic for hour

Cash crash: Accident that dropped money highway blocks traffic for hour

The highway was closed for about an hour as crews cleaned up the cash, Trooper Tracy Lillard said. A black passenger vehicle carrying money and cashout vouchers spun out of control, smacking into a ...

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Davos 2018: More than a thousand protest against Trump in Switzerland

Davos 2018: More than a thousand protest against Trump in Switzerland

She slammed "protectionism" and said that a hundred years after World War One leaders had "sleep-walked" into another catastrophe, with a resurgence of national democracy and a faltering of the Euro...

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Zimbabwe president promises elections by July, to respect result

Zimbabwe president promises elections by July, to respect result

Former President Robert Mugabe , who ruled from 1980 until he was deposed a year ago, treated the country's assets like he was at an all-you-can-eat buffet. His final years in office were marked by a...

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How well would you do on the cognitive test President Trump took?

How well would you do on the cognitive test President Trump took?

Trump scored a ideal 30/30 on the test , according to Jackson, with 'no indication that [ Trump ] has cognitive issues'. He'd like the president to lose 10 to 15 pounds over the next year. Beck Benn...

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Australian Open 2018: Roger Federer downs Tomas Berdych, storms into semis

Berdych had a glimmer of hope when he broke Federer to go 2-2 in the third set. Number of matches lost by Grigor Dimitrov after winning the first two sets in any Slam match. "I " m keen to play ag...

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Florida players suspended for credit card fraud back with team

Florida players suspended for credit card fraud back with team

Getting Scarlett back will be big for Florida. Per Long, the players charged with fraud may be in line to have the charges dropped due to a pretrial intervention program that requires them to follow...

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Rain & Snow Showers Possible Monday

Rain & Snow Showers Possible Monday

As the front passes through Tuesday evening, rain will rapidly end from west to east. An isolated storm or two may become strong to marginally severe, with brief damaging wind gusts being the prim...

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Pak continues to shell areas alongside LoC, IB in Jammu

Pak continues to shell areas alongside LoC, IB in Jammu

Historically, Infiltration during the snow-bound winter months has been low and even the International Border (IB) in Jammu have witnessed increased ceasefire violations over the last few days. A Bo...

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Two militants, teen killed in Shopian

Two militants, teen killed in Shopian

Unfortunately, one boy was also killed in the crossfire and two ladies sustained injuries. "Search is still going on", tweeted SP Vaid, Director-General of Jammu and Kashmir. "I pray for this awful cy...

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Senate confirms former drug exec Alex Azar as Trump's health chief

Senate confirms former drug exec Alex Azar as Trump's health chief

Azar will head the department responsible for the U.S. Medicare and Medicaid health programs, as well as agencies like the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Admin...

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Gay couple's twin babies battle immigration: One's a U.S. citizen, other isn't

Gay couple's twin babies battle immigration: One's a U.S. citizen, other isn't

Both couples started families overseas before the Defense of Marriage Act was struck down in 2013, allowing the recognition of same-sex marriages in the U.S. Two years later, they got engaged and, i...

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Barcelona confirm Mascherano's transfer to Hebei China Fortune

Barcelona confirm Mascherano's transfer to Hebei China Fortune

Javier Mascherano is to leave Barcelona after eight years at the Nou Camp. Mascherano made his comments in a farewell ceremony organized by the club in the presence of president Josep Bartomeu ...

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Inflation rises 3.5% in Dec 2017, full year 3.7%

Inflation rises 3.5% in Dec 2017, full year 3.7%

The New Zealand dollar fell 1 U.S. cent as surprisingly weak fourth-quarter consumer price inflation data dashed expectations the Reserve Bank might lift rates this year rather next. He said given t...

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Pope condemns fake news as satanic

Pope condemns fake news as satanic

Called "The truth will set you free - fake news and journalism for peace ", the document was issued in advance of the Catholic Church's World Day of Social Communications on May 13. There is no such ...

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Disney Gives $1000 Bonus to Employees

Disney Gives $1000 Bonus to Employees

Over the previous year, The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS)'s stock has performed 3.07%. The stock increased 0.35% or $1.23 during the last trading session, reaching $352.79. Navigant Consulting, I...

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On eve of Trump trip, European Union leaders warn against nationalism

On eve of Trump trip, European Union leaders warn against nationalism

During his two-day stop, the president will attend a reception in his honor, host European executives for dinner, and meet with world leaders. They see this as a prime opportunity for Trump to be a ...

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Emmanuel Macron: 'France is back as a European reformer'

Emmanuel Macron: 'France is back as a European reformer'

In terms of climate change, we are losing the battle. "Ladies and gentleman, my first message is that France is back. Because we will never have any French success without European success", he said...

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