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Skiers caught in Swiss avalanche rescued

Skiers caught in Swiss avalanche rescued

The two victims were found at lunchtime in an area surrounded by cliffs at an altitude of almost 3,000 metres. Police in the Swiss canton of Valais also responded to an avalanche on Sunday, with two...

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Latvia Anticorruption Agency Detains Central Bank Governor

Latvia Anticorruption Agency Detains Central Bank Governor

Rimsevics left the KNAB offices with attorney Saulvedis Varpins and several KNAB officials. He vowed that his cabinet would "ensure that the Latvian central bank completely and qualitatively fulfills ...

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Oman minister in rare visit to Jerusalem holy site

Oman minister in rare visit to Jerusalem holy site

Visits by Arab officials to the mosque, which is in East Jerusalem , are rare because they must be coordinated with Israel , which some Arab countries boycott. Israel captured East Jerusalem from...

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Weekend includes continued snow, cold temps

Weekend includes continued snow, cold temps

Wind chill values as low as -10. SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS... Shelton, Bremerton, Olympia, Gig Harbor, Tacoma, Federal Way, Seattle, and Bellevue. Light snow in the morning will taper off and sunshine...

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Florida school shooting: Sessions orders 'immediate' review of Federal Bureau of Investigation

Florida school shooting: Sessions orders 'immediate' review of Federal Bureau of Investigation

The FBI disclosed that it failed to follow up on a tip about the 19-year-old gunman who is alleged to have attacked a Florida high school on Wednesday, leaving 17 people dead and more than a d...

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Helicopter Crash Kills 13 Earthquake Survivors

Helicopter Crash Kills 13 Earthquake Survivors

It was reported that at the time of the crash Mexico's interior minister and the governor of the south-west Oaxaca state were on board. The pilot lost control shortly before landing, the Interior Mi...

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American skier Gus Kenworthy finds a silver lining in his broken thumb

American skier Gus Kenworthy finds a silver lining in his broken thumb

Gus shared a photo of the moment, and captioned it: "The Opening Ceremony is a wrap and the 2018 Winter Olympic Gaymes are officially under way!" Kenworthy announced on Twitter that he broke his ...

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Cymabay Therapeutics, Inc. (CBAY): Insider Trading and Ownership Analysis

About 1.95M shares traded. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, September 8 by H.C. Wainwright. Analysts expect Pioneer Power Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLXN) on Tuesday, October 24 with "Buy" r...

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Killed in Shooting Outside Church in Russia's Dagestan Region

Killed in Shooting Outside Church in Russia's Dagestan Region

Four people died at the scene and a fifth victim died while being treated in hospital, a health ministry spokesman told the Russian TASS news agency. "The incident took place in Kizlyar". Dagest...

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Omarosa hints someone in the White House is 'sleeping around with everyone.'

Omarosa hints someone in the White House is 'sleeping around with everyone.'

Brandi , that's frightful, ' Omarosa replied angrily. Omarosa wouldn't say. Presumably to explain why she asked the question in the first place, Glanville said she heard that Trump had slept...

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As Tripura Votes Tomorrow, Left Front's 25-Year Run Faces BJP Hurdles

As Tripura Votes Tomorrow, Left Front's 25-Year Run Faces BJP Hurdles

The Congress , on the other hand, is fighting the battle alone. It is contesting 59 seats and had not fielded candidate for Kakrabon constituency. Earlier in the day, Chief Electoral Officer Sriram T...

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Students at Simpson Elementary celebrate random acts of kindness

Students at Simpson Elementary celebrate random acts of kindness

Travel Lodge respresentative, Shakila Ahmed said: "A random act of kindness can be something very small but it can have a major impact on someone's life". 12-16 with thank you notes, decorated hear...

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Girl, 4, Fatally Shot Inside Car; Suspect Sought

Girl, 4, Fatally Shot Inside Car; Suspect Sought

Bitting in connection with the shooting. The shooting happened at a house in the 900 block of Mercer Avenue. The youngster was shot at around 10.30pm on Friday night, according to police, after th...

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Supreme Court issues arrest warrants for Hussain Haqqani

Supreme Court issues arrest warrants for Hussain Haqqani

Haqqani in reaction over the arrest warrant says, "Such political "warrants" have not been honored overseas in the past, and will not work now", adding, "Similar "Made for TV News" warrants issued f...

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Take note of 'public anger', Chandrababu Naidu tells Centre

Take note of 'public anger', Chandrababu Naidu tells Centre

We will not hesitate for any sacrifice for state interests", Naidu said at a public meeting in Narsaraopet in Guntur district on Saturday. The state has been pressuring the Centre for additional fu...

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Visitation Today for Chicago Police Commander

Visitation Today for Chicago Police Commander

Today would've been the Bauer's 16th wedding anniversary. Paul Bauer was fatally shot just a day earlier. Then, the crowds began to form with the line wrapping around the block. Officers from Dallas...

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Florida school shooting: Trump slams Federal Bureau of Investigation over attack

Florida school shooting: Trump slams Federal Bureau of Investigation over attack

The groups merged together to urge voters to kick out lawmakers who oppose the move or who take money from the National Rifle Association (NRA). "To every politician who is taking donations from the...

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Mahindra to acquire 16% stake in Zoomcar

Mahindra to acquire 16% stake in Zoomcar

This deal is part of Mahindra's thrust on the 'shared mobility business '. The round was led by Mahindra & Mahindra, along with the participation of the company's existing investors. It also started ...

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Congress expels MLA's son for brutal attack on youth at Bengaluru restaurant

Congress expels MLA's son for brutal attack on youth at Bengaluru restaurant

The group asked the victim, who has been identified as Vidwath, to "sit properly". The incident happened when Nalapad, with his friends, walked into a pub in UB City around 10 pm. Police said an F...

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Norway's Bjoergen equals Winter Olympics medal record of 13

Norway's Bjoergen equals Winter Olympics medal record of 13

Off to a quick start. . Thepaper.cn described Fan's elimination as "four years' endeavors defeated by South Korea being the host", while China Youth Daily wrote , "Skating rinks in South Korea a...

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PM Narendra Modi to give wings to second airport in Mumbai

PM Narendra Modi to give wings to second airport in Mumbai

Stressing on the need of building a better infrastructure, he said: "Globalisation is a reality of our times and to keep pace with globalisation, we need top quality infrastructure", he said. "With th...

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Polar Plunge raises more than $75000 for Special Olympics

Polar Plunge raises more than $75000 for Special Olympics

In years past, the weather has not been so cold during the event, but this year, the temperature was in the mid-forties with the water being 48 degrees. "How many times do you get to say "I took a dip...

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Calls for Federal Bureau of Investigation chief to quit over massacre

Calls for Federal Bureau of Investigation chief to quit over massacre

On Friday, President Donald Trump visited Broward Health North Hospital, where he saw two victims and praised the doctors and nurses for their "incredible" job. Three faculty members and 14 students...

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Netanyahu holds up drone piece and warns Iran: 'Do not test Israel'

Netanyahu holds up drone piece and warns Iran: 'Do not test Israel'

Addressing the Munich event for the first time, Netanyahu urged gathered US and European officials and diplomats to counter Iran immediately, displaying a map showing what he said was Iran's growing p...

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US President Donald Trump visits Florida school shooting victims in hospital

US President Donald Trump visits Florida school shooting victims in hospital

Sessions said it may include "possible consultation with family members, mental health officials, school officials, and local law enforcement". We can only hope Congress will have an ounce of huma...

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PM Narendra Modi to Inaugurate New BJP Headquarters in Delhi Today

PM Narendra Modi to Inaugurate New BJP Headquarters in Delhi Today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday inaugurated the BJP's new headquarters in the national capital at 6, Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Marg, in the presence of veteran leaders like LK Advani and Murli M...

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Social media and election manipulation

Social media and election manipulation

Trump (" Trump Campaign ") and disparaging Hillary Clinton ". On Friday , shortly after the indictment was announced , President Trump conceded in a tweet that Russian Federation did car...

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Alpine Skiing-Vonn slips to miss podium in super-G

Alpine Skiing-Vonn slips to miss podium in super-G

In her teenage years, however, she found the lure of the mountains and snow irresistible, embarking on a path that would ultimately lead to PyeongChang 2018 and one of the most eye-catching Olympi...

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European Union sees realistic chances for Western Balkan nations to join

European Union sees realistic chances for Western Balkan nations to join

The rest of this news item is available to subscribers. The Kosovo rail route 10 project running southwards to Macedonia and northwards to Serbia is part of the Western Balkans core railway network,...

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Determined woman accompanies bags into x-ray machine

Determined woman accompanies bags into x-ray machine

The video also seemingly shows the woman emerging from the machine after her ride . When a woman at a railway station feared that her bag would get stolen during the security check, she employed ...

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Florida school shooting: Massacre suspect was on authorities' radar in 2016

Florida school shooting: Massacre suspect was on authorities' radar in 2016

The South Florida Sun Sentinel first reported that a video of Cruz cutting his arm posted to the social media network Snapchat in September 2016 raised concerns among law enforcement and at the Flo...

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German and Polish leaders clash over Nord Stream 2 pipeline

German and Polish leaders clash over Nord Stream 2 pipeline

The prime minister described the project as "superfluous and separating". The planned pipeline is "unnecessary, detrimental and divisive" and would make an all-out Russo-Ukrainian war more likely, ...

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Trump to unveil $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan

Trump to unveil $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan

President Donald Trump on Wednesday signaled his openness to a 25-cent fuel tax increase to help pay for his infrastructure proposal. Carper also revealed that President Trump offered "full-thro...

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Fire at Lhasa Temple Amid New Year Holiday

Fire at Lhasa Temple Amid New Year Holiday

The extent of the damage to the building is not known, but there are no reports of injuries. Chinese authorities in Tibet moved quickly to shut down news and images of the blaze circulating online, ...

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Plane crashes in Iran with more than 50 aboard

Plane crashes in Iran with more than 50 aboard

Mr Tabatabai said the plane crashed into Mount Dena, which is about 440-metres (1,440-feet) tall. The plane had disappeared from the radar screen 50 minutes after taking off from Tehran, with 60 pas...

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Trump pushes back against 'Fake News Media' coverage of Russian meddling

Trump pushes back against 'Fake News Media' coverage of Russian meddling

Kilmeade wrote in a tweet. By September before the election , they were operating on a monthly budget of $1.24 million , according to the indictment . The good news for Mr. Trump is that the ...

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FBI Says it Received Tip on Florida Shooter in January

FBI Says it Received Tip on Florida Shooter in January

At the same time, he said, "perhaps we haven't been effective enough in intervening immediately. we can and must do better". "I think they took him as serious as they could for a vague comment on a Yo...

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Malcolm Turnbull: Friction with 'friendly' Barnaby? Don't be silly!

Malcolm Turnbull: Friction with 'friendly' Barnaby? Don't be silly!

Australia's prime minister and his deputy criticised each other in an open and hostile rift over politically damaging revelations that the deputy is expecting a baby with a former press secretary. Tur...

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Chinese New Year TV gala criticised for 'blackface' skit

Chinese New Year TV gala criticised for 'blackface' skit

The segment drew ire from Weibo and Twitter users for its use of blackface and stereotypical representations of Africa . The offending performance was part of the comedy sketches for the tradit...

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Now decisions will only be made by people's thumbs: Marriyum Aurangzeb

Now decisions will only be made by people's thumbs: Marriyum Aurangzeb

Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Saturday said the politics of public service succeeded in the NA-154 by-election as the people of Lodhran had uprooted Imran Khan's ATM and dumped the same in River Su...

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