Thomas Fire eats 200000 acres, Santa Barbara County gets evacuation order

The fires threatened Californians from Santa Barbara County down the Pacific Coast to Mexico. The Thomas Fire, which ignited a week ago near Ventura , grew by almost 20,000 acres overnight as new evacuation orders were issued for parts of Santa ... More..

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Body cam captures police dog attacking innocent woman taking out her garbage
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Body cam captures police dog attacking innocent woman taking out her garbage

Paul, until she rounded a corner to throw out her garbage and came across a police K9 hot on the trail of a suspected burglar. What happened to Ms. Collins was a awful accident that should not have occurred. As...More..

Nikki Haley: Jerusalem Decision Will Speed Up Middle East Peace Process
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Nikki Haley: Jerusalem Decision Will Speed Up Middle East Peace Process

She says women who raise complaints of harassment will "bring a conscience to the situation". Haley's comment is a break from the administration's assertions that the allegations have no merit and should be d...More..

Trump celebrates Hanukkah, Jerusalem at White House
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Trump celebrates Hanukkah, Jerusalem at White House

Asked last week whether Trump would get an annual physical and report his health information to the public, as his predecessors have, Sanders said she did not know. Li Guofu, director of Middle East studies a...More..

Storm Caroline to bring gales, snow and ice to Ireland
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Storm Caroline to bring gales, snow and ice to Ireland

The Met Office said wind gusts of 70mph to 80mph are expected widely in northern Scotland, with gusts of up to 90mph possible in exposed areas, while southern Scotland is likely to see winds of between 60mph an...More..

Duterte sending Congress martial law extension request on December 11
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Duterte sending Congress martial law extension request on December 11

Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman and Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin said there is no basis for Duterte to ask Congress to extend martial law in Mindanao because the Constitution states clearly this can only be don...More..

FBI Director Testifies Before House Judiciary Committee, Republicans React
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

FBI Director Testifies Before House Judiciary Committee, Republicans React

He was charged by special prosecutor Robert S. Mueller III, who was appointed after FBI Director James B. Comey was sacked by Trump because of the probe into contacts between the Trump campaign and the Russian ...More..

Thousands protest in Jakarta against Trump's Jerusalem move
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Thousands protest in Jakarta against Trump's Jerusalem move

Security forces fired teargas and water cannon to disperse the angry protesters. Erdogan earlier described the status of Jerusalem , whose eastern sector Palestinians see as the capital of their future state...More..

Fiba World Cup in PH
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Fiba World Cup in PH

The Philippines will co-host the 2023 tournament alongside Japan and Indonesia. Basketball aficionados all over the world now look forward to the staging of the 19th FIBA Basketball World Cup set to happen in...More..

Flights suspended as heavy snow hits and temperatures plummet
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Flights suspended as heavy snow hits and temperatures plummet

An amber snow warning came into effect in the Midlands, Wales and parts of northern and eastern England at 4am. Claydon said the last time Britain saw this much heavy snow nationwide was March, 2013, and duri...More..

Congress nominee alleged 'EVMs getting connected with Bluetooth'
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Congress nominee alleged 'EVMs getting connected with Bluetooth'

He told NDTV , "There are 24,000 polling booths in Gujarat". We're noticing that the polling hasn't been accurately smooth in some places, as per reports temporary malfunction or fault of equipment of the EV...More..

Wesley Woodyard Named Titans Walter Payton Man of Year
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Wesley Woodyard Named Titans Walter Payton Man of Year

Even more impressive is that Smith himself pays for all overhead expenses and administrative costs to run his foundations which allow for a vast majority of all donations to go straight to the cause without als...More..

Archaeologists Uncover 2 Ancient Tombs in Egypt's Luxor
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Archaeologists Uncover 2 Ancient Tombs in Egypt's Luxor

The tombs, located on the west bank of the river Nile in a cemetery for noblemen and top officials, are the latest discovery in the city famous for its temples and tombs spanning different dynasties of ancient ...More..

Trump drinks 12 Cokes and watches 8 hours of news everyday
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Trump drinks 12 Cokes and watches 8 hours of news everyday

Mr Beyer has previously criticised President Trump for golfing at one of his resorts in the midst of the Hurricane Maria recovery efforts in Puerto Rico while much of the population had no access to clean wat...More..

Demonstrators, security forces clash outside US Embassy in Beirut
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Demonstrators, security forces clash outside US Embassy in Beirut

Protesters denounced Arab leaders for their lack of action. Protesters burned flags of the United States and Israel, set fire to tires in the street, broke through separating barbed wire and threw projectiles...More..

US Tells Saudis to Allow Yemen Humanitarian Aid Immediately
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

US Tells Saudis to Allow Yemen Humanitarian Aid Immediately

The United States has warned Saudi Arabia that concern in Congress over the humanitarian situation in Yemen could constrain USA assistance, as it pushed Riyadh to allow greater access for humanitarian aid, a US...More..

Rani Mukerji's daughter Adira's birthday bash was a fun-filled affair!
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Rani Mukerji's daughter Adira's birthday bash was a fun-filled affair!

Kareena Kapoor Khan and Karan Johar with their kids, Taimur Ali Khan and Yash respectively. Actor Shilpa Shetty shared a picture on her Instagram profile where several other Bollywood stars including Sridevi...More..

Israeli air strikes wound at least 25 civilians in Gaza Strip
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Israeli air strikes wound at least 25 civilians in Gaza Strip

The Hamas-run health ministry in Gaza named the men as Mahmud al-Atal, 28, and Mohammed al-Safdi, 30. While the existence of the tunnel was revealed on Sunday it had been discovered earlier, the miltiary said. ...More..

FIR filed against Gurugram's Fortis hospital
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

FIR filed against Gurugram's Fortis hospital

In its report, the committee has found serious irregularities in the functioning of the hospital administration. In his complaint, Jayant Singh urged the police to register the FIR for "culpable homicide"...More..

by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

"Nadie más que tú se merece este Mundial" — Ramos a Guerrero

Luego llegó el mazazo de la suspensión de manera provisional sobre Guerrero, su ausencia contra los oceánicos y el regreso de la selección blanquirroja a un mundial después de 36 años. Paolo Guerrero recibió c...More..

Nepal leftist alliance appears heading for election victory
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Nepal leftist alliance appears heading for election victory

Oli was projected as the Prime Ministerial candidate by the two parties when they made a decision to form an alliance and contest the poll under a common manifesto. "There is however, lack of transparency in th...More..

Violent winds whip up California fires
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Violent winds whip up California fires

The National Weather Service extended a red-flag fire warning for much of the region to Sunday. "We're far from being out of the woods on any of them", Ken Pimlott, director of the California Department o...More..

Two killed in San Diego plane crash
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Two killed in San Diego plane crash

The plane hit a home on the 6000 block of Chandler Drive in San Diego's Clairemont neighborhood, the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department said in a Twitter post. The San Diego Union Tribune reported that there wer...More..

North Korea: War an 'established fact' due to Trump's 'confrontational warmongering'
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

North Korea: War an 'established fact' due to Trump's 'confrontational warmongering'

This is about the bomber's flight, Geng Shuang, the China's foreign ministry spokesman said in a regular news briefing in Beijing: "We hope relevant parties can maintain restraint and peace in the region". dear...More..

Reflect upon human rights
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Reflect upon human rights

The UN commissioner who warned previous year of "weaponized" populist movements potentially escalating to violence warned today in a Human Rights Day message that rights are now under assault from " terrorist...More..

West Indies 87-2 when rain sets in
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

West Indies 87-2 when rain sets in

The Black Caps, leading the two-match series 1-0, were 7-286 at stumps after losing four wickets in the final session on Saturday. After a steady start and Jeet Raval-Kane Williamson's partnership, New Zealand...More..

Louvre Abu Dhabi to Display World's Most Expensive Painting
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Louvre Abu Dhabi to Display World's Most Expensive Painting

A New York Times report had cited unnamed sources "familiar with the Saudi royal family" who had "presumed" that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was funding Prince Badr's bid. Arab leaders and kings, as well...More..

Trump records robocall for Roy Moore ahead of Alabama special election
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Trump records robocall for Roy Moore ahead of Alabama special election

Alabama voters will decide on Tuesday between Moore, a former Alabama supreme court judge, and Democrat Doug Jones, who served as a US attorney in the state. Republicans only have a slim 52 member majority in t...More..

Abbas to shun Pence; Palestinians continue Trump move protest
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Abbas to shun Pence; Palestinians continue Trump move protest

He added there will be no contact between USA and Palestinian officials, and that his government was seeking a new mediator as Washington had surrendered its neutrality with Trump's declaration. That decision c...More..

Winter Storm Warning now in effect until 4 pm
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Winter Storm Warning now in effect until 4 pm

The first winter storm of the season and come and gone, leaving parts of North Carolina with a blanket of snow. Suffolk County officials said they had 91 pieces of snow equipment and 17,000 tons of salt ready...More..

Former Fox News anchor claims a married Trump tried kissing her
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Former Fox News anchor claims a married Trump tried kissing her

She said she was "surprised", but at the time "didn't feel threatened". "I wasn't offended. I was kind of like, 'Oh my god'". "He used to watch 'Fox & Friends, ' the show I was hosting on the weekend. However, ...More..

60 years of prison for USA team doctor
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

60 years of prison for USA team doctor

Whitmer, the former Senate Democratic Leader, served as Ingham County's Prosecutor and oversaw the approval of initial search warrants in the Nassar cases. It's not clear at this point if Schuette and the attor...More..

Monster Hunter World trailer reveals new pet at PSX 2017
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Monster Hunter World trailer reveals new pet at PSX 2017

Simple - he assumes the role of the beloved companions; the Palico. Thanks to an image that's been circulating online, we have learned that Monster Hunter World on the PlayStation 4 Pro will come with thr...More..

Rangasthalam first look released; Ram Charan Alias Chitti Babu Lungi Dance
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Rangasthalam first look released; Ram Charan Alias Chitti Babu Lungi Dance

Rangasthalam , a Telugu period drama film, is Samantha's third film, which will release after her wedding to Naga Chaitanya. Samantha is the heroine and Anasuya is playing in a key role, while Pooja Hegde...More..

Korea foreign minister meets senior United Nations official in Pyongyang
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Korea foreign minister meets senior United Nations official in Pyongyang

State media also said Feltman visited a Pyongyang maternity hospital and a "disease prevention" facility, but left out mention of details around his meeting with foreign ministry officials. Feltman's visit came...More..

Britain's foreign minister to meet Iran's president on Sunday: UK Foreign Office
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Britain's foreign minister to meet Iran's president on Sunday: UK Foreign Office

Johnson added that he would "press for their release where there are humanitarian grounds to do so". Mr Johnson said he wanted the visit to be "constructive", however he admitted that "on many issues we will ...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Wray rejects Trump criticism
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Wray rejects Trump criticism

Wray's tenure as the new FBI chief would be hard even without the intense scrutiny of the Russian Federation investigation. Wray said he had not witnessed any outward bias from the four whom he had interacted...More..

Day after escape from police custody, Chennai rape and murder accused held
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Day after escape from police custody, Chennai rape and murder accused held

However, Dhashwanth, with his hands cuffed, managed to give police a slip on Thursday from a hotel in Mumbai a few hours before he was to be taken to the airport to be bought to the city. However, Chennai c...More..

White House Appears to Soften on 20 Percent Tax Rate
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

White House Appears to Soften on 20 Percent Tax Rate

At the end of the speech, Trump appeared to slur his words. Trump, who at 71 is known to be fond of fast food and to shun exercise, has faced questions about his health before. "People have been impressed b...More..

NY governor Andrew Cuomo's office dismisses Federal Bureau of Investigation probe as 'charade'
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

NY governor Andrew Cuomo's office dismisses Federal Bureau of Investigation probe as 'charade'

Energy in Depth, an industry-funded website, criticized Cuomo for basing the moratorium on dubious science "to kowtow to Yoko Ono, Mark Ruffalo, and all of the environmental pressure groups in ny". "We have c...More..

Planned Parenthood Fetal Tissue Scandal Under Investigation
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Planned Parenthood Fetal Tissue Scandal Under Investigation

Democrats on Capitol Hill castigated the department for the "flagrant politicization of its mission", as Representative Jerrold Nadler of NY, the top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee, put it. Several...More..

Israeli strikes kill two Gaza gunmen, but anti-Trump protests subside
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Israeli strikes kill two Gaza gunmen, but anti-Trump protests subside

Palestinian Health Ministry reported, Friday, that Israeli soldiers killed four Palestinians, and injured 1114 others, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including occupied Jerusalem , and the Gaza ...More..

Mamata Banerjee declares compensation, job for victim's kin
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Mamata Banerjee declares compensation, job for victim's kin

Mohammad Afrajul, from Kaliachak in West Bengal's Malda district, was brutally hacked and then burnt alive while the perpetrator captured the entire crime on camera. "I am sending our team of ministers and MPs ...More..

Toronto police hold news conference on Richey murder
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Toronto police hold news conference on Richey murder

The deceased Richey's mother Christine Hermeston claimed on Facebook that she herself had found her daughter's body outside of a building at Church St. Her body was found outside an abandoned building at Churc...More..

2 off-duty officers struck, killed on I-270 in Rockville
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

2 off-duty officers struck, killed on I-270 in Rockville

One man was pronounced dead at the scene and the other was taken to Suburban Hospital in Bethesda, where he was pronounced dead. About 10 p.m. Friday, one of the officers called the state police and reported ...More..

Islamic State completely
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Islamic State completely "evicted" from Iraq, Iraqi PM says

On Saturday, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced a victory over ISIS in Iraq. Daesh is an Arabic name for IS. "We stand by them as they set the conditions for a secure and prosperous #futureiraq". ...More..

PM Narendra Modi wishes Sonia Gandhi on birthday
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

PM Narendra Modi wishes Sonia Gandhi on birthday

Speaking on the occasion, TPCC chief spokesperson Dr Dasoju Sravan said: "After struggling for 60 years, Telangana became a reality, and that is because of Sonia Gandhi". Former Prime Minister of India Rajiv Ga...More..

Palestinians say they won't meet with Pence
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Palestinians say they won't meet with Pence

She demanded that the UN Security Council address this critical issue without delay, urging the worldwide community to reaffirm its clear and legal stance on Jerusalem and reject all violations against it. ...More..

Cabinet Revolt, Tough Allies Erode Chances of Brexit Deal
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Cabinet Revolt, Tough Allies Erode Chances of Brexit Deal

Mr Varadkar said the decision to proceed to the next phase may not be taken until the new year. "We will ensure that there is no hard border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland ". Problems...More..

Pope weighs in on Jerusalem controversy
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Pope weighs in on Jerusalem controversy

Palestinians and Arab leaders across the region have criticized President Trump's decision, which includes a plan to move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. While West Jerusalem is the seat of Israel'...More..