Moscow scrambles fighter jet after detecting U.S. spy plane approaching Russian border

A Russian fighter crossed within 50 feet of a USA surveillance aircraft flying over the Black Sea, blasting its afterburners in a risky maneuver in front of the American aircraft, military officials said Tuesday. The incident appeared as the first kn... More..

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Kenyan President to be sworn-in for second term
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Kenyan President to be sworn-in for second term

More than 20 heads of state or senior ministers are expected to attend. Organisers are expecting about 60,000 people to fill the venue and giant screens have been set up outside for those unable to get in. Th...More..

Former Zimbabwe finance minister denied bail, detained until next court hearing
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Former Zimbabwe finance minister denied bail, detained until next court hearing

The two former Zanu PF officials were picked after the military embarked on an operation to allegedly root out criminals around former President Robert Mugabe two weeks ago. In his main act as finance ministe...More..

Centre believes in cooperative federalism, growth of all states: PM Modi
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Centre believes in cooperative federalism, growth of all states: PM Modi

The concessionaire, L&T Metro Rail ( Hyderabad ) Ltd, has settled a base passage of Rs 10 for a separation of up to two km and the most extreme admission at Rs 60 for a distance of more than 26 km. A mobile app...More..

Geneva Peace Talks Might Start Before Arrival of Syrian Regime
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Geneva Peace Talks Might Start Before Arrival of Syrian Regime

The opposition ended on Friday a three-day meeting in Saudi Arabia in which its representatives called for direct and unconditional negotiations with the Syrian government over the more than 6-year civil war th...More..

3-year-old girl abducted; AMBER Alert issued
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

3-year-old girl abducted; AMBER Alert issued

She is very sweet loving girl. She has blond hair and blue eyes. "She is three years old, please notify them", the girl's mother, Kristy Woods said. "She's a sweet child, but she is shy with strangers, so she...More..

China: Taiwanese activist sentenced to five years in jail
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

China: Taiwanese activist sentenced to five years in jail

Taiwan's government has again called on Beijing to immediately release pro-democracy advocate Lee Ming-che (李明哲) after a Chinese court on Tuesday sentenced him to five years in prison for "subversion of state...More..

Families 'over the moon' as Chennai Six are cleared
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Families 'over the moon' as Chennai Six are cleared

They have now been escorted out of Chennai Central Prison by British Consulate officials. The so-called Chennai Six, jailed on weapons charges in India, have been found not guilty on appeal, according to supp...More..

8 donkeys, 'jailed' for destroying plants in India
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

8 donkeys, 'jailed' for destroying plants in India

A herd of donkeys walking out of Urai jail in Uttar Pradesh's Jalaun district. "We had brought plants from Delhi and had planted them outside the jail premises. Meanwhile, the donkey's owner Kamlesh had lau...More..

SC dismisses plea seeking to stall Padmavati release, rebukes Chief Ministers
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

SC dismisses plea seeking to stall Padmavati release, rebukes Chief Ministers

The bench dismissed the plea filed by lawyer Manohar Lal Sharma and slammed him for filing a frivolous petition. The court also took a strong exception to statements made by persons holding high offices again...More..

Anxious White House Mulls Banning Staff From Using Personal Cell Phones
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Anxious White House Mulls Banning Staff From Using Personal Cell Phones

Bloomberg spoke with seven unnamed sources who confirmed that Trump wants to ban White House staffers from bringing their personal phones to work, a move that some sources believe could have unintended conse...More..

Mumbai 26/11 attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed moves United Nations to drop 'terrorist' tag
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Mumbai 26/11 attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed moves United Nations to drop 'terrorist' tag

According to the White House, as President Donald J. Trump's South Asia policy makes it clear that the USA seeks a constructive relationship with Pakistan, but expects decisive action against militant and terro...More..

Missing Argentine Submarine: ARA San Juan Crew Possibly In 'Extreme Survival Situation'
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Missing Argentine Submarine: ARA San Juan Crew Possibly In 'Extreme Survival Situation'

The loss of the submarine represents a huge blow to the already under-equipped Argentine military. The ARA San Juan and its 44 crew members were last traced on November 15, when they were believed to have a...More..

Indonesia issues warnings over cold lava flows from erupting Mount Agung
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Indonesia issues warnings over cold lava flows from erupting Mount Agung

Ngurah Rai International Airport was closed on Monday after authorities warned that the volcano risked a major eruption at any moment. "The Volcanic Ash Advisory shows that the plane routes have been covered ...More..

Dictionary.com chooses 'complicit' as its 2017 word of the year
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Dictionary.com chooses 'complicit' as its 2017 word of the year

Lexicographer Jane Solomon said: 'This year a conversation that keeps on surfacing is what exactly it means to be complicit . "Lookups for the word complicit increased by almost 300 percent in searches in ...More..

Woman Offering Dubious Claims About Moore Appears Linked To James O'Keefe
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Woman Offering Dubious Claims About Moore Appears Linked To James O'Keefe

When asked about the GoFundMe page, Phillips said that she'd interviewed at the Daily Caller but hadn't actually been offered a job; the Daily Caller later told the Post that nobody at the organization ever...More..

U.S. in position to stop military support for groups fighting IS
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

U.S. in position to stop military support for groups fighting IS

On Friday, Turkey's government said President Donald Trump assured his Turkish counterpart President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that the United States would halt all weapons deliveries to the Kurdish People's Pro...More..

Michigan, Enbridge Reach Agreement on Line 5
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Michigan, Enbridge Reach Agreement on Line 5

Snyder's office also urged Enbridge to be more transparent after expressing alarm over revelations that the company had not been honest about the extent of damage to the pipe's exterior enamel coating. - Enbrid...More..

Will go back, finish sermon: Egypt Imam injured in attack
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Will go back, finish sermon: Egypt Imam injured in attack

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Ahmed Abou Zeid had criticized CNN's coverage of the Friday massacre of 305 civilians in the small town of al-Rawda in North Sinai while performing the Friday congregational prayer...More..

Supreme Court Won't Review 2 Gun Rights Cases
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Supreme Court Won't Review 2 Gun Rights Cases

Supreme Court building in Washington , U.S., November 15, 2016. The en banc ruling from the 4th Circuit in February held assault weapons and large-capacity magazines are military style weapons, and therefore...More..

GOP scrambles for tax bill votes
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

GOP scrambles for tax bill votes

These "pass-through" businesses pay their taxes through the individual income tax code rather than through the corporate code. Johnson has said the tax treatment of these entities in the Senate bill are not...More..

by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

UofL Basketball | Adidas files motion to dismiss suit filed by Pitino

Pitino was implicated, but not named in the criminal complaint, as having facilitated a payment from the Adidas executive to the family of a recruit. As a part of their motion for dismissal, however, Adidas n...More..

Accused Wanted Automatic Rifle For NYE Terror Attack At Federation Square
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Accused Wanted Automatic Rifle For NYE Terror Attack At Federation Square

An Islamic State sympathiser planned to buy a gun and kill as many revellers as possible on New Year's Eve in Melbourne's popular Federation Square, police alleged on Tuesday (Nov 28) after foiling the plot. ...More..

Which Republican Senators Might Oppose the Tax Bill, and Why
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Which Republican Senators Might Oppose the Tax Bill, and Why

Urge your legislators to do one every single year. As they did in the Obamacare fight, Democrats were likely to oppose Trump and the Republicans on the tax bill, which the Democrats call a giveaway to the ric...More..

Artificial Intelligence-based robot Sophia now wants to start a family
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Artificial Intelligence-based robot Sophia now wants to start a family

In a recent interview with The Khaleej Times , Sophia suggested she wants to start her own family. Along with simulating a fairly convincing conversation, she is also capable of making "realistic" facial expre...More..

Donald Trump uses 'Pocahontas' slur in address to Native American veterans
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Donald Trump uses 'Pocahontas' slur in address to Native American veterans

While placing a hand on the shoulder of one of the honorees, Trump told the man: "But you know what?" You are special people. Native American Code Talkers were largely Navajo Marines who transmitted commands ...More..

Wooden boat carrying 8 corpses washes ashore in Japan
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Wooden boat carrying 8 corpses washes ashore in Japan

Eight bodies, which had been reduced partly to skeletons, were found on Monday in a small wooden ship that washed up on a beach in the sea of Japan, the Japan Coast Guard (JCG) said. The men, who identified t...More..

Violence against women down
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Violence against women down

He said , "There is a lot going on in our country". The campaign runs from November 25 to December 10, and is supported by the United Nation . Among other activities under "No Excuse" campaign she said, T...More..

European Union extends approval for 'cancer link' weedkiller glyphosate
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

European Union extends approval for 'cancer link' weedkiller glyphosate

It said it backed a European Commission proposal against the wishes of France. In a previous vote on 9 November, four states had abstained. "Public health sacrified again for profit". Ayuso had said that the re...More..

Homeless Good Samaritan reveals plans for £280000 donated to him by strangers
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Homeless Good Samaritan reveals plans for £280000 donated to him by strangers

The veteran says he was left speechless by the generosity he received. "I believe that with a place to be able to clean up every night and get a good night's rest, his life can get back to being normal", McCl...More..

Car Thieves Using New 'Relay Method' Caught on CCTV
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Car Thieves Using New 'Relay Method' Caught on CCTV

One man can be seen waving a relay box in front of the property, the box receives a signal from the key inside the house and transmits it to the second box next to the auto. Sergeant Tim Evans of Solihull Polic...More..

Industrial Strategy sets out plan to strengthen secondary materials market
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Industrial Strategy sets out plan to strengthen secondary materials market

The 255-page document focuses on how the Government can support business innovation in the areas of AI, clean growth , medical care and driverless vehicles . The white paper follows extensive engagement by go...More..

Trump Will Not Campaign For Roy Moore In Alabama, White House Says
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Trump Will Not Campaign For Roy Moore In Alabama, White House Says

Jones, a former federal prosecutor, said he would be an independent voice in the US Senate, similarly to his political mentor, the late US Senator Howell Heflin, who represented the state for almost 20 years. T...More..

Scaramucci Reportedly Threatens to Sue College Student Who Penned Critical Op-Ed
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Scaramucci Reportedly Threatens to Sue College Student Who Penned Critical Op-Ed

He has also served on an advisory board at Tufts' Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy since 2016. Since his glorious 10-day run as the White House communications director, Anthony Scaramucci has stayed b...More..

Andy Murray savagely trolls Donald Trump over Time magazine controversy
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Andy Murray savagely trolls Donald Trump over Time magazine controversy

WATCH: Does Donald Trump have "devil horns" on the cover of "Time"? The criterion that the magazine uses is "the person or persons who most affected the news and our lives, for good or ill, and embodied...More..

Jamaica's Davina Bennett second runner-up in Miss Universe pageant
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Jamaica's Davina Bennett second runner-up in Miss Universe pageant

The triumphant 22-year-old Nel-Peters competed with 91 women from across the globe during the 66th edition of the pageant making her the second South African to be crowned Miss Universe after Margaret Gardiner....More..

Internal differences within Fatah over reconciliation with Hamas
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Internal differences within Fatah over reconciliation with Hamas

Hamas, which is considered a terrorist organization by the United States and the European Union, has fought three wars with Israel since 2008. "These weapons will not be touched". They threatened to derail th...More..

Four killed in collision on I-80 in San Pablo
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Four killed in collision on I-80 in San Pablo

No other details were immediately available. "It's being investigated as a five-vehicle hit-and-run collision". Two lanes of I-80 were blocked in the aftermath and were expected to stay blocked past 11 a.m., ...More..

Mick Mulvaney Arrives to Assume Top Job at Consumer Protection Bureau
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Mick Mulvaney Arrives to Assume Top Job at Consumer Protection Bureau

In the wake of Wells Fargo's fake account scandal, for example, CFPB ordered the bank to pay a $185 million fine and dole out $5 million in customer refunds. "She weighed in on Twitter, touting CFPB's achieveme...More..

St Louis Weather Conditions and Forecast, November 27, 2017
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

St Louis Weather Conditions and Forecast, November 27, 2017

There will be a chance of rain in Fontana on Monday , Nov. 27, according to the National Weather Service . The forecast low is 32 degrees with a 30 percent chance of rain and snow at night and into early T...More..

by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Trains kill 106 reindeer in Norway in just three days

Mr Appfjell, who said he was dizzy with anger, said the worst incident happened on Saturday when 65 animals were mown down. Photos taken by the documentary filmmaker Jon Erling Utsi showed dead reindeer lying...More..

Jat leader threatens protest if Haryana govt does not agree to demands
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Jat leader threatens protest if Haryana govt does not agree to demands

Saini, a first-time BJP parliamentarian announced a rally to rival another one announced by All India Jat Aarakshan Samiti president Yaspal Malik at Rohtak's Jassia village. Following which, the police had to...More..

Dog Saves Woman From Attacker, Amazing Video Captured on CCTV Goes Viral
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Dog Saves Woman From Attacker, Amazing Video Captured on CCTV Goes Viral

The dog, which is believed to be a stray, watches on complacently, before he sees the man attack the woman, who gets pushed to the ground in the scuffle. As soon as the man grabs the woman from behind and makes...More..

Celebrities Fill Ivanka Trump's Instagram Feed With Dream Act Reminders
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Celebrities Fill Ivanka Trump's Instagram Feed With Dream Act Reminders

The program allowed some people who came to the United States as minors without documentation to apply for a two-year period of deferred action from deportation and a work permit. It reads "Dear Ivanka, "I see ...More..

Train carrying toxic chemicals derails in Polk County
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Train carrying toxic chemicals derails in Polk County

LAKELAND — Polk County emergency officials are urging residents to remain in their homes after a freight train derailed early Monday morning, spilling molten sulfur onto the tracks. We'll bring you more as so...More..

Hezbollah Hails Hariri Moves as Positive
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Hezbollah Hails Hariri Moves as Positive

Jafari added that the ballistic missile development program in his country, which Saudi Arabia strongly opposes, was designed exclusively for defensive purposes: "Iran will not discuss its defense programs and ...More..

South Korea bombards North with propaganda about defector
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

South Korea bombards North with propaganda about defector

Oh is now in a stable condition after undergoing operations to treat his wounds and remove parasitic worms, according to Lee Cook-jong, a surgeon at Ajou University hospital south of Seoul. Kim also added that ...More..

Jignesh Mewani to contest in Gujarat polls from Vadgam
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Jignesh Mewani to contest in Gujarat polls from Vadgam

Jignesh has previously stated that Congress had agreed to 90 percent of grants that were present in the Manifesto of his party. The BJP had announced Vijay Chakravarthi as it's Vadgam candidate. It is believe...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation failed to tell United States officials they were targets of Russian hackers
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation failed to tell United States officials they were targets of Russian hackers

According to an investigation by The Associated Press, the bureau possessed evidence for a year that showed the officials were the targets of a Kremlin-linked cyber hacking entity known as Fancy Bear. The rev...More..

Hyderabad Metro Smartcard Sale at Metro Stations - HMR Card @ Rs 200
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Hyderabad Metro Smartcard Sale at Metro Stations - HMR Card @ Rs 200

The phase one of 30 km stretch between Nagole and Miyapur will be open for public use from Wednesday, November 29 after Prime Minister Narendra Modi flags off the project on November 28. The sale of Metro Sma...More..