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White House Temporarily Removes Petition Tool

White House Temporarily Removes Petition Tool

The Trump White House has not responded to any of the petitions that have circulated on the site since the president took office, many of which have taken a particularly grave tone. Anyone aged 13 o...

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Dog survives plane crash that kills 3 people, other dog

Dog survives plane crash that kills 3 people, other dog

Three persons and a dog were pronounced dead at the scene. Another dog survived the crash and was found at a nearby residence. Schuda was director of the National Transportation Safety Board Trainin...

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Sealed Air Corporation (SEE) ROA ratio 11.30% set above the industry median

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Sealed Air by 8.1% during the 3rd quarter. The stock increased 3.42% or $1.41 during the last trading session, reaching $42.66. Dur...

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Baby born after being frozen as an embryo for 24 years

Baby born after being frozen as an embryo for 24 years

Even more awesome, Tina Wren is 26-years-old, meaning her daughter was conceived by another couple just a year and a half after she was born. A woman has delivered the longest-frozen embryo to succe...

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Bitcoin exchange collapses after second cyber attack in a year

Bitcoin exchange collapses after second cyber attack in a year

Recent reports indicate that intelligence services in South Korea suspect that North Korea is behind additional attacks against domestic cryptocurrency exchanges, including market-leader Bithumb . B...

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Threats of #ANC54 collapse as Ramaphosa faction calls for recount

Threats of #ANC54 collapse as Ramaphosa faction calls for recount

North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo says, "But they must know the risk that we're getting the ANC into because the risks are two: One is that, you can't just call for recounting for one position becau...

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Lighting a candle for North Korea talks

Lighting a candle for North Korea talks

Mattis, during an off-camera briefing with reporters at the Pentagon on Friday said that North Korea's November ICBM has not yet displayed proficiency to be an adept menace hostile to us right now. Th...

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Calif. couple accused of offering kids in exchange for drugs

Calif. couple accused of offering kids in exchange for drugs

The department is asking for any additional witnesses to the incident to come forward in the child endangerment and neglect investigation. Deputies made contact with the suspects and determined th...

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CAF announced final shortlists for Best of the Year awards

CAF announced final shortlists for Best of the Year awards

Egypt's national team coach Hector Cuper, Morocco's Wydad coach Hussein Amotta and Nigeria's coach Gernot Rohr were among the final shortlist for this award. Top 3 finalists for Women's National Team...

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Democrat Wins 94th District House Race, Ends GOP Majority

Democrat Wins 94th District House Race, Ends GOP Majority

The results still need to be certified by a judge on Wednesday. The fallout from a neatly split House of Delegates will, however, be far from a clean affair. There are two more recounts in other Hou...

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Man Shot to Death Outside Times Square Bar

Man Shot to Death Outside Times Square Bar

The 27-year-old man, who has not been identified, was shot in the head during what witnesses described as a fight between two men. The incident comes one week after a pipe bomb was exploded in a nea...

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[ALERT] Oscar Pistorius takes sentence appeal to ConCourt

[ALERT] Oscar Pistorius takes sentence appeal to ConCourt

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) successfully appealed to the Supreme Court last month to have his sentence increased from the six years handed down by the High Court. He claimed to have mista...

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AJC Salutes US Veto of UN Security Council Resolution on Jerusalem

AJC Salutes US Veto of UN Security Council Resolution on Jerusalem

The remaining 14 Security Council members voted in favour of the Egyptian-drafted resolution, which did not specifically mention the United States or Trump but which expressed "deep regret at recent d...

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Governor Cuomo Contemplating Elimination of Tip Credit Blog Wage & Hour Law Update

Governor Cuomo Contemplating Elimination of Tip Credit Blog Wage & Hour Law Update

Those who oppose tip credits argue that tips no longer serve as a bonus for good service, but instead often only bring the workers' wages up to the legal minimum. No date has been set yet. He says h...

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Today's Brokerage Rating: Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG), Eastman Chemical Company (EMN)

Following the purchase, the director now owns 619,500 shares in the company, valued at $17,017,665. Shares of Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation ( NYSE COG ) traded down 3.233% during midday trading on Thu...

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Officer shoots, kills himself during traffic stop; was wanted by SFPD

Officer shoots, kills himself during traffic stop; was wanted by SFPD

Richmond Police Lt. Felix Tan didn't return a call Monday. SFPD spokesman Robert Rueca said officers engaged the suspect on the phone for about an hour before he surrendered and was arrested. On Monda...

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Thomas Fire grows to 269000 acres; 18000 structures remain threatened

Thomas Fire grows to 269000 acres; 18000 structures remain threatened

The 422-square-mile (1,093-sq. kilometer) blaze called the Thomas Fire crested a peak just north of Montecito, where evacuation orders remained in effect. The fire is so massive that more than 8,400...

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China urges United States to abandon Cold War mindset reflected in Trump report

China urges United States to abandon Cold War mindset reflected in Trump report

The security strategy contrasts with the friendly nature of Trump's first state visit to Beijing in November, when he received a lavish welcome and repeatedly praised President Xi Jinping. president...

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Winter weather closes Coquihalla highway

Winter weather closes Coquihalla highway

Yet another reason to avoid driving the Coquihalla Highway today. Snow will continue into Tuesday producing limited visibility. Four people were taken to hospital after a series of collisions on...

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Sex Harassment in Congress: $199K in Settlements Disclosed

Sex Harassment in Congress: $199K in Settlements Disclosed

According to the Times, the money included 10 settlements from 2008 through November, 2017. The Office of Compliance, where lawmakers and staffers file such claims, provided the numbers to the Commi...

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Senate Panel Opposes Trump's Pick for Ex-Im Bank

Senate Panel Opposes Trump's Pick for Ex-Im Bank

Garrett was a leader of the effort to slam shut the doors of America's export financing bank, and he can't hide his contempt for Ex-Im", said Senator Sherrod Brown of OH, the top Democrat on the Banki...

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Miss Iraq Sent Death Threats Over Selfie With Miss Israel

Miss Iraq Sent Death Threats Over Selfie With Miss Israel

Idan was forced to write a follow-up post, in which she explained that the selfie did not signify a support of Israel or the Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , nor was it a slight against Palestinia...

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2 women charged after glue gun injuries at daycare

2 women charged after glue gun injuries at daycare

A second woman, 27-year-old Susana D. Gonzalez of Melrose Park, has been charged with five misdemeanor counts of causing the circumstances of child endangerment . Lissa Druss Christman , spokeswoma...

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North Korean Agent Charged With WMD Sale Plot In Australia

North Korean Agent Charged With WMD Sale Plot In Australia

But officers accidentally streamed a discussion about the sting on Periscope and linked to it on Twitter , The West Australian reports. At a press conference earlier in the day, AFP Assistant Com...

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Honeymoon Couple's Baby Rescued in Luxury Hotel Blaze That Killed Two

Honeymoon Couple's Baby Rescued in Luxury Hotel Blaze That Killed Two

Andy Roger, resort director for Cameron House hotel, said: "The very swift actions of the emergency services yesterday undoubtedly prevented further tragedy and I can not begin to thank them for the...

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Norwegian Spy Arrested in Moscow for Espionage against Russian Federation

Norwegian Spy Arrested in Moscow for Espionage against Russian Federation

According to Interfax, Russian authorities allege that Berg was given the classified material by Aleksei Zhitnyuk, a Russian man who was arrested in late November on suspicion of treason. She provi...

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McCain Says He's 'Looking Forward' to Returning to Congress After the Holidays

McCain Says He's 'Looking Forward' to Returning to Congress After the Holidays

Dr. Mark R. Gilbert, chief of the neuro-oncology branch at the National Institutes of Health's National Cancer Institute, said that McCain was doing well and "responding positively to ongoing treatmen...

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UP CM maintains silence on threats to schools on Christmas

UP CM maintains silence on threats to schools on Christmas

Uttar Pradesh's Hindu Jagaran Manch - an outfit associated with Yogi Adityanath's Hindu Yuva Vahini - has warned Christian schools in Aligarh to not celebrate X-Mas in schools with Hindu students in...

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Alabama linebacker suffers potential season-ending foot injury in practice

Alabama linebacker suffers potential season-ending foot injury in practice

I think it's going to be something we probably decide next week so we can have more practice reps with it. Alabama is coming off a 10-day break between games to focus on final exams, as the Tide...

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Taking the good with the bad: Warmer temps comes with rain

Taking the good with the bad: Warmer temps comes with rain

New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Tuesday night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight then showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. We c...

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What about pro-Trump bias in the Federal Bureau of Investigation?

What about pro-Trump bias in the Federal Bureau of Investigation?

The ominous warning - which was also given to Hillary Clinton - came about a week after Trump won the Republican nomination in July 2016, NBC News reported . Manafort left the campaign a couple of ...

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Brazilian DJ killed in festival stage collapse

Brazilian DJ killed in festival stage collapse

Freitas was taken to the hospital after suffering from head trauma, but later died from his injuries. " We always cherish the security of our audience, following all the processes, reports and aut...

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Mohamed Salah names the Liverpool teammate he can't understand a word of

Mohamed Salah names the Liverpool teammate he can't understand a word of

Salah first moved to the Premier League during the winter transfer window in 2014, joining Chelsea after an impressive spell with Swiss giants FC Basel. Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has said that...

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Philadelphia airport sees some cancellations after Atlanta outage

Philadelphia airport sees some cancellations after Atlanta outage

FlightGlobal Schedules data indicates Delta Air Lines, which has its hub at Atlanta , led United States cancellations and delays on Sunday with 767 flights cancelled and 896 delayed. Georgia Power ...

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Nuance Investments Has Decreased United Parcel Service (UPS) Position By $17.62 Million; FirstService (TSE:FSV) Covered By 2 Bulls

About 1.29 million shares traded. Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. grew its stake in United Parcel Service by 261.3% in the second quarter. The stock increased 1.34% or $0.05 during the last trading sessi...

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Lebanon Detains Uber Driver Suspected of Murdering British Embassy Worker

Lebanon Detains Uber Driver Suspected of Murdering British Embassy Worker

The police have not confirmed those details, but a forensics official said she was strangled and likely assaulted. Dykes was last seen alive at a party in Gemmayzeh, a Beirut neighborhood popular ...

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Jill Stein Under Investigation for 'Collusion with the Russians'

Dennis Trainor Jr., who worked for the Stein campaign from January to August of 2015, says Stein contacted him on Friday saying the Senate Intelligence Committee had requested that the campaign comp...

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Four arrested as tenth terrorist plot is thwarted

Four arrested as tenth terrorist plot is thwarted

All the men were arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the commission, preparation or instigation of acts of terrorism under section 41 of the Terrorism Act 2000. - Residents said they saw a man...

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Amtrak Train Without PTC Crashes in Seattle, At Least 3 Dead

Amtrak Train Without PTC Crashes in Seattle, At Least 3 Dead

In April 2016 a train traveling from NY hit a backhoe tractor on railroad tracks in Chester, Pennsylvania, killing two maintenance workers and injuring 41. Hours after the 7:34 a.m. (1534 GMT) crash, ...

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McMaster: We need to act urgently to stop North Korea

It caused individual machines to lock up and demanded a $300 ransom to be paid in Bitcoin cryptocurrency. Now, seven months later, we finally know who was behind the widespread ransomware campaign: No...

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