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House passes stopgap spending bill to avert shutdown

House passes stopgap spending bill to avert shutdown

Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell suggested on Monday an increase in defense spending through September 30 while lawmakers continue negotiations on spending for non-defense pr...

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Georgia boy with Down syndrome chosen as 2018 Gerber baby

Georgia boy with Down syndrome chosen as 2018 Gerber baby

As the grand prize victor, Lucas and his family will receive $50,000, which his parents say will be set aside for his education, Fox 5 reports . Lucas' mom Courtney Warren told "Today" that she e...

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Lawmakers push for legislation to deter people from eating Tide Pods

Lawmakers push for legislation to deter people from eating Tide Pods

The risky " Tide Pod Challenge " became popular on social media in early 2018 following years of jokes about the detergents similar appearance to candy. Amazon, which sells the pods on its site, dis...

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Judge: Baker can refuse to make same-sex wedding cakes

Judge: Baker can refuse to make same-sex wedding cakes

The judge claimed that Tastries Bakery owner Cathy Miller's First Amendment rights were infringed by the state's civil rights laws forbidding discrimination by merchants serving the general publ...

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Kim Jong Un's sister joins North Korean Olympic delegation

Kim Jong Un's sister joins North Korean Olympic delegation

South Korea's Yonhap news agency said Kim Yo-jong is being sent the games as part of a delegation making a three-day visit from Friday. North Korea's hockey players arrived in the country on J...

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Activist That Snatched Confederate Flag From White Protester Dies From Gun Wound

Activist That Snatched Confederate Flag From White Protester Dies From Gun Wound

Muhiyidin Elamin Moye, 32, was shot in the thigh while riding a bicycle in New Orleans, according to police and reported by the New Orleans Advocate. The activist drew national attention last Februa...

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NYC boy dies after saving pal who fell through frozen pond

NYC boy dies after saving pal who fell through frozen pond

The Fire Department of NY says the boy walked out about 50 feet onto the frozen pond before the ice gave way. Anthony's family and neighbors said that the kid would be remembered for his smiling fix...

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Winter Olympics: Growth of curling in western Wisconsin

Winter Olympics: Growth of curling in western Wisconsin

Pence departs for South Korea Thursday , where he will meet with President Moon Jae-in and attend the opening of the games Friday night. "Earlier, however, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson did...

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Pat Buchanan: Nunes battles the Deep State

Pat Buchanan: Nunes battles the Deep State

The two Republicans sent the referral to FBI Director Christopher Wray and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein last month, asking the two officials to consider a criminal investigation of Steele. G...

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Francis sends sex-crimes expert bishop to investigate Chilean clergy

Francis sends sex-crimes expert bishop to investigate Chilean clergy

In his letter , Cruz complained of a homo-erotic circle of priests and boys around Father Karadima, in which Barros himself participated. Following testimony from Cruz and other former members ...

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Korea Mulling Provision of Fuel for N. Korean Ferry

Korea Mulling Provision of Fuel for N. Korean Ferry

Trump and other senior officials have repeatedly said that time is running out before North Korea gains the capability to strike the USA mainland with a nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missi...

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Justin Trudeau criticised for telling woman: It's 'peoplekind', not mankind

Justin Trudeau criticised for telling woman: It's 'peoplekind', not mankind

The clip was played while the hosts at Fox and Friends were speaking to University of Toronto psychology professor Jordan Peterson, who's been a vocal critic of the prime minister. "Out of context i...

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Kylie Jenner reveals her baby's name and first image to the public

Kylie Jenner reveals her baby's name and first image to the public

Jenner revealed the name of her baby yesterday evening, and shared the first photo of her on Instagram . Reportedly , Kylie initially captioned the pic " stormi .", but later changed the ca...

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Alabama man arrested in viral child porn video

Alabama man arrested in viral child porn video

There was also a short message saying, in part, "Please help her". Authorities are warning Facebook users to not to click or share a video that reportedly depicts child pornography. Representative...

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Saudi Arabia allows direct flights to Israel to pass over its territory

Saudi Arabia allows direct flights to Israel to pass over its territory

Sources said that the Indian flag carrier could start its direct flights into Israel from New Delhi on March 20, 2018, flying thrice a week flying thrice a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays. The...

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Pence and Abe aim to maximize pressure on North Korea

Pence and Abe aim to maximize pressure on North Korea

The vice president then announced that USA would soon unveil the toughest and most aggressive round of economic sanctions ever against North Korea. "We're traveling to the Olympics to make sure that...

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Magnitude 6.4 quake strikes northeast Taiwan, hotel collapses

Magnitude 6.4 quake strikes northeast Taiwan, hotel collapses

Five people were found guilty and sentenced to five years' imprisonment over the disaster, including the developer and two architects, with prosecutors saying they "cut corners" that affected the buil...

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Nuland: Author of Trump-Russia dossier also consulted commercial clients on Ukraine

Nuland: Author of Trump-Russia dossier also consulted commercial clients on Ukraine

Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC), which targets dossier author Christopher Steele . The FBI partially declassified the memo the senators wrote as part of their criminal referral...

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Morgan Tsvangirai critically ill in South Africa - party source

Morgan Tsvangirai critically ill in South Africa - party source

A report in Zimbabwe's private Daily News on Tuesday quoted family sources saying Tsvangirai is battling for his life. Mr. Tsvangirai has been in and out of hospital since he disclosed in 2016 tha...

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Pak court to deliver 'blasphemy' murder verdict

Pak court to deliver 'blasphemy' murder verdict

The court in the garrison town of Abbotabad also gave four-year prison terms to 25 people and exonerated 26 of the 58 suspects for lack of evidence. The Peshawar High Court had transferred the case ...

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Rain, snow mix brings icy roadways; prompts many area schools to close

Rain, snow mix brings icy roadways; prompts many area schools to close

The Chicago Department of Streets and Sanitation deployed 211 plows overnight to keep the city's main streets and Lake Shore Drive clear for the morning commute. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effe...

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Sound Off: Who Wants Another Government Shutdown?

Sound Off: Who Wants Another Government Shutdown?

With another government shutdown on the horizon as Republicans and Democrats debate over the DACA program and border security, Trump held a round-table discussion with law enforcement with the t...

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Sister of North Korean leader to come to South for Olympics

Sister of North Korean leader to come to South for Olympics

North Korea plans to send members of its cultural delegation to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on a ferry, amid concerns that travel by sea could curb global sanctions on the regime. For his part,...

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Ivanka Trump Slated to Attend Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony

Ivanka Trump Slated to Attend Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony

In meetings with government leaders, military officials and U.S. service members, Pence said he wants to make sure the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics don't distract from the bellicose North Kore...

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Trump ties National Football League death to illegal migrants

Trump ties National Football League death to illegal migrants

Jackson and Monroe were pronounced dead at the scene. As Orrego-Savala waits for his first hearing, we wonder whether Trump would have been so quick to condemn the driver if he was of a different et...

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Gautam Rode and Pankhuri Awasthy enter wedlock

Gautam Rode and Pankhuri Awasthy enter wedlock

It was a traditional Hindu wedding which was preceded by haldi , mehendi and ring ceremony. But the couple kept their relationship a secret until October 2017 when they got engaged. Gautam shared...

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School bus involved in multi-vehicle crash in Limerick

School bus involved in multi-vehicle crash in Limerick

The crash happened outside the village of Caherconlish before 8.30am. "The school's critical incident team was immediately activated and continues to operate in response to the situation", she said. 1...

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Modi Speech In Parliament: About AP, TDP, NTR!

Modi Speech In Parliament: About AP, TDP, NTR!

The Prime Minister, in his more than one and a half hour long speech, questioned the previous Congress-led government and blamed them for "hastily" bifurcating Andhra Pradesh. "This is no commitment t...

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Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) Institutional Ownership Summary

Clearbridge Llc acquired 370,790 shares as Amarin Corp Plc (AMRN)'s stock declined 15.67%. Trust Investment Advisors owns 20,174 shares. Cavium Inc Com now has $5.86 billion valuation. Barclays booste...

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Hacking suspect Lauri Love wins extradition appeal

Hacking suspect Lauri Love wins extradition appeal

The alleged hacker will be tried in Great Britain and is now free on bail. The court accepted both of the main arguments advanced by Love's lawyers that there was no reason he could not be tried in ...

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Japan's Princess Mako calls off wedding with commoner

Japan's Princess Mako calls off wedding with commoner

The princess and Komuro had planned to become formally engaged on March 4 in a traditional court ceremony called Nosai no Gi . The 84-year-old Akihito is set to abdicate April 30 next year, with ...

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Pence Leaves Open Possibility to Meet North Korean Officials

Pence Leaves Open Possibility to Meet North Korean Officials

This is somewhat of a reversal for the Trump administration. "Let me say President Trump has said he always believes in talking, but I haven't requested any meeting", Pence told reporters. "We...

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"Neymar is not going anywhere"- PSG Director makes a very bold claim

The club president [Nasser Al-Khelaifi] and the fans are with Neymar '. Despite those slight struggles, a report in the Daily Mirror claims that the Ligue 1 leaders have been impressed by what ...

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Misuse of Aadhaar law, no ground to strike it down: SC

Misuse of Aadhaar law, no ground to strike it down: SC

However, Justice DY Chandrachud was not convinced by Sibal's argument, drawing on a number of previous Supreme Court judgements that state "mere possibility of misuse will not lead to striking down ...

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Puerto Rico needed 30 million meals; contractor delivered 50000

Puerto Rico needed 30 million meals; contractor delivered 50000

The Times reported that Brown's contract with FEMA was terminated October 19 after FEMA learned that just 50,000 meals out of the 18.5 million that were due for delivery had been sent, and that they...

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Indian foreign minister Sushma Swaraj visits Saudi Arabia

Indian foreign minister Sushma Swaraj visits Saudi Arabia

Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj addressing members of Indian diaspora at Riyadh in Saudi Arabia. External Affair Sushma Swaraj also thanked the Indian community for the good will ...

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Jordan Peele Will

Jordan Peele Will "Seriously Consider" A Get Out Sequel

The film has been nominated for an Academy Award for Best Picture, Best Actor ...well ...you get the point. " I will definitely, seriously consider it ..." While Get Out neatly wraps up the dra...

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Zuma, Ramaphosa in crunch talks

Zuma, Ramaphosa in crunch talks

She added that on Wednesday the NEC "will be discussing a matter of serious concern to all of us within the ANC, and of course a matter of great public interest to the people of South Africa ". Nzuza...

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Wall Street rebounds in volatile trade after steep drops

Wall Street rebounds in volatile trade after steep drops

It was a wild day of swings for the Dow Jones Industrial Average , which rallied back from an early plunge of more than 500 points. "Volatility is back", said Jamie Cox of Harris Financial Group....

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Merkel pushes for coalition breakthrough as markets add urgency

Merkel pushes for coalition breakthrough as markets add urgency

Merkel, who is betting on the SPD to secure her fourth term in office, added: "I'm going into talks with goodwill today, but I also expect that we'll face hard negotiations". "We're on the right path ...

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