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Collins says she's not running for governor, will stay in Senate

Collins has been in the Senate since 1996 and is in her fourth six-year term. Collins is one of a handful of GOP centrists and decided she's needed in Washington. Prior to her announcement, she said...

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FIFA suspends Pakistan Football Federation over 'third-party interference'

Then-PFF president Makhdoom Syed Faisal Saleh Hayat was accused of embezzlement by the second faction, which had the backing of an influential figure in the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N)...

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Kenya police shoot dead two during protest

Kenya police shoot dead two during protest

However the opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) coalition vowed to push on with a planned protest Friday, and stage rallies every day next week. "I expect the October 26 election to take place"....

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Rahul Gandhi has given excellent hope for Congress in Gujarat: Veerappa Moily

Rahul Gandhi has given excellent hope for Congress in Gujarat: Veerappa Moily

Sources said Rahul would take over as Congress president by October-end or the first week of November. Agarwal said that the all the leaders claimed that with Sonia Gandhi finding it hard to contr...

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Royal Mail wins injunction against CWU strikes

Royal Mail wins injunction against CWU strikes

The hearing at the High Court in London was scheduled to start at 10:30 am this morning. Royal Mail had given CWU a deadline of 12 noon on Monday to call off the strike, which was planned for Octobe...

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Women not allowed to fly home after plastic surgery leaves them unrecognisable

Women not allowed to fly home after plastic surgery leaves them unrecognisable

The women had travelled to South Korea for facial reconstruction during China's week-long national holiday in October, but struggled to make their way back home. The photo racked up 51,000 likes and 2...

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Eminem blasts trump in freestyle rap

Eminem blasts trump in freestyle rap

He also accuses the United States president of distracting people's attention from domestic crises like Puerto Rico or gun control by " causing a Twitter storm with the Packers " instead, referring to...

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Trump signs order to weaken Obamacare, boost bare-bones insurance

Trump signs order to weaken Obamacare, boost bare-bones insurance

Trump's order was his most concrete step to undo Obamacare since he took office in January after promising voters he would dismantle the 2010 law. "And when I say people, I mean by the millions an...

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Mark Hunt Destroys Dana White For UFC Fight Night 121 Removal

You can hear me starting to stutter and slur my words. Hunt took to Instagram to express his frustration at not being able to fight Tybura and aimed an expletive-laden message at White. I'll forge...

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European Union says Brexit talks 'deadlocked' but progress possible

European Union says Brexit talks 'deadlocked' but progress possible

Brexit negotiations have reached a "disturbing deadlock" over the question of Britain's divorce bill, the European Commission's chief negotiator has said. "As we look to the October Council next week,...

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Adrian Peterson Jesus Got Me Traded to Cards ... 'He Answered My Prayer'

Adrian Peterson Jesus Got Me Traded to Cards ... 'He Answered My Prayer'

Kidding aside, it's fair to wonder what Peterson has left in the tank. Peterson added that he "wasn't pushing to be moved, but I'd be lying to say I didn't want a change of scenery". News broke of t...

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Justice Department Threatens Funding Over Philadelphia Immigration Policies

Justice Department Threatens Funding Over Philadelphia Immigration Policies

President Trump vowed to strip federal funds from so-called sanctuary cities , which refuse to assist with enforcement and deportation against undocumented immigrants. Other policies highlighted in...

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Columbia's Radamel Falcao admits discussing draw with Peru's Renato Tapia

Columbia's Radamel Falcao admits discussing draw with Peru's Renato Tapia

The point, after all, was enough to clinch Colombia automatic qualification in fourth place with Peru guaranteed a play-off spot just a point behind. "But I think that out of all the teams we were...

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Trump suggests 'Liddle' Sen. Bob Corker was 'made to sound a fool'

A public feud between President Donald Trump and influential fellow Republican Bob Corker could narrow the path for a tax overhaul in the U.S. Senate , where a Republican go-it-alone effort is alre...

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NAFTA: Donald Trump refuses to commit to trade pact

NAFTA: Donald Trump refuses to commit to trade pact

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday accused Trump's administration of trying to sabotage the talks with "poison pill proposals", including demands for more favorable treatment for the U.S. "We hav...

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A Maine-Sized Hole Has Opened up in Antarctica's Ice Blanket

A Maine-Sized Hole Has Opened up in Antarctica's Ice Blanket

Known by the Russian word polynya , the area surrounded by solid sea ice is hundreds of kilometers from the ice edge and researchers based at Princeton University were able to identify it thanks to s...

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Murphy: Pulling Out Of Iran Deal Makes North Korea Agreement Harder

Murphy: Pulling Out Of Iran Deal Makes North Korea Agreement Harder

If any points of the agreement are violated by Iran, sanctions against the country will be renewed. Johnson said the agreement - under which Iran agreed to limit its nuclear program in exchange for ...

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United States Quits UNESCO Over Anti-Israel Bias

United States Quits UNESCO Over Anti-Israel Bias

The outgoing head of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, called the USA withdrawal a "loss to multilateralism", while UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said through a spokesman that he "regrets this developme...

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Hamas, Fatah sign deal on Palestinian reconciliation

Hamas, Fatah sign deal on Palestinian reconciliation

Hamas and Fatah have reached a reconciliation agreement in Cairo , Reuters reports citing the Palestinian Information Centre. With Hamas in control, conditions in Gaza deteriorated. Al-Ahmad also...

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Lufthansa is Gobbling Up Bankrupt Air Berlin

Lufthansa is Gobbling Up Bankrupt Air Berlin

Lufthansa will purchase Air Berlin subsidiary Niki, a low-priced airline based in Austria, as well as Air Berlin's regional subsidiary Walter, which now flies under the Air Berlin brand. Last mont...

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Who Is Sally Jones? ISIS Member 'White Widow' Allegedly Killed In Syria

Who Is Sally Jones? ISIS Member 'White Widow' Allegedly Killed In Syria

Pentagon spokesman Maj Adrian Rankine-Galloway said: "I do not have any information that would substantiate that report but that could change and we are looking into this". Terry was adamant that it w...

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Erdogan warns U.S. against

Erdogan warns U.S. against "sacrificing" partnership with Turkey in visa row

Erdogan said U.S. authorities had wrongly arrested the former head of Turkey's majority state-owned Halkbank, and were trying to use a detained Turkish gold trader "as an informant". "Turkey has acted...

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Talwars Acquitted In Daughter Aarushi's Murder By Allahabad High Court

Talwars Acquitted In Daughter Aarushi's Murder By Allahabad High Court

Overruling a lower court verdict, the court has given them the benefit of doubt, saying that there is no clinching evidence that the Talwars are guilty. "We are awaiting for the detailed judgement cop...

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Imran should appear before ECP, advises Shah

Imran should appear before ECP, advises Shah

In a written response that accompanied the documents, Imran said that he had mentioned the transfer of the money from his account to Jemima's in financial documents submitted before the Election Commi...

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Iconic WagonR, once used by Kejriwal, stolen

Iconic WagonR, once used by Kejriwal, stolen

An FIR has been registered in connection with the incident. Ms. Singh said she was driving the auto, registered in the party's name, for the last two years. Kejriwal had also used this auto during c...

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Cheeto-In-Chief Trump Threatens To Pull Puerto Rico Relief Efforts

Cheeto-In-Chief Trump Threatens To Pull Puerto Rico Relief Efforts

Forty-five deaths in Puerto Rico have been blamed on Maria, about 85 percent of Puerto Rico residents still lack electricity and the government says it hopes to have electricity restored completely by...

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Federal extension keeps ME licenses valid as federal ID

Federal extension keeps ME licenses valid as federal ID

According to PennDOT, 27 jurisdictions have requested extensions during the latest round. The Department of Homeland Security is giving Missouri a grace period through January 22, 2018 as it reviews...

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Trump expected to tap Kirstjen Nielsen to lead Department of Homeland Security

Trump expected to tap Kirstjen Nielsen to lead Department of Homeland Security

Nielsen is also known for being a brusque enforcer of Kelly's agenda in the West Wing, where her reportedly curt, no-nonsense manner caused some backlash among Trump aides. Increased border securi...

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Deep depression likely to trigger heavy rainfall in Odisha

Deep depression likely to trigger heavy rainfall in Odisha

Couple of accidental death also happened due to the rain. Ferry services on river Hooghly had to be stopped due to the rise in the water level following the rains. . A day after torrential rain that...

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New Mazda concept hints at next Mazda3 hatch

New Mazda concept hints at next Mazda3 hatch

The first one, christened as the Next-Generation Design Vision and seen above, looks to be a sleek, four-door affair made for the sole goal of showing off the brand's overall design future. The "desig...

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How to watch a house-sized asteroid buzz by Earth

How to watch a house-sized asteroid buzz by Earth

The asteroid was discovered by the Panoramic Survey Telescope and Rapid Response System (Pan-STARRS) in Hawaii in 2012. Sure enough, the European Space Agency ( ESA ) and the European Southern O...

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Indigenous Peoples Day in Minneapolis, St. Paul, Grand Rapids

Indigenous Peoples Day in Minneapolis, St. Paul, Grand Rapids

San Luis Obispo has chose to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples' Day, a unanimous decision by the city council to turn the focus to Native Americans. "AFN is greatly heartened by the outpour...

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Ten Arrested In LSU Phi Delta Theta Fraternity Hazing Death

Ten Arrested In LSU Phi Delta Theta Fraternity Hazing Death

Ten young men were arrested Wednesday on hazing charges. Maxwell Gruver, a fraternity pledge from Roswell, Georgia, died last month . The coroner's conclusion was that Gruver died of acute alcoho...

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China lodges representations with United States over destroyer's trespass on territorial waters

China lodges representations with United States over destroyer's trespass on territorial waters

China sent a guided-missile frigate, two fighter jets and a helicopter to warn off the USS " Chafee " near disputed islands in the South China Sea, accusing the U.S. The trip will include a stop in Ch...

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Ankara calls for resolution to Turkey-US tensions

Ankara calls for resolution to Turkey-US tensions

The Turkish restrictions appeared to go further than a move by the USA to suspend the processing of "non-immigrant" visas, a specific category that relates to tourism, medical treatment, business, tem...

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Donald Trump won't be state guest as United Kingdom visit downgraded

Plans now being worked up would see Mr Trump visit London early next year, meeting with British counterparts and the new usa ambassador Woody Johnson. "The state visit should never have been offered...

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Utah cop who dragged nurse in viral video has been fired

Utah cop who dragged nurse in viral video has been fired

In this case, the patient wasn't suspected of wrongdoing William Gray, 43, a commercial truck driver and an off-duty reserve Idaho police officer, was driving a semitrailer when he was hit by a man fl...

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Tropical Storm Ophelia Strengthening On Southeastern Trek

Tropical Storm Ophelia Strengthening On Southeastern Trek

Ophelia already looks like a hurricane on satellite images, according to the National Hurricane Center , and will nearly certainly be upgraded to hurricane status by some point today or tomorrow. As...

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U.S. bombers conduct military drills over Korean peninsula

It was part of a "regular deployment training" aimed at enhancing the capability of implementing the "extended deterrence" against the North, the JCS said. While US Secretary of Defense James Mattis r...

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Firecracker Sale Banned In Local Markets, Delhi Shops Online

Firecracker Sale Banned In Local Markets, Delhi Shops Online

Delhi's air quality index spike up to 42 times the safe limit. On Monday, the Supreme Court had ordered a blanket ban on the sale of firecrackers in Delhi-NCR, with an eye on the air pollution level...

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