Toronto billionaire Barry Sherman and wife found dead in their home

Hopkinson said police were called to the Shermans' home in an upscale neighborhood of north Toronto just before noon on Friday in response to a "medical complaint". The comments come one day after the noted philanthropist couple were found dead ins... More..

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Early precipitation, turning mostly cloudy Monday; Warmer Tuesday
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Early precipitation, turning mostly cloudy Monday; Warmer Tuesday

Behind the front, Wednesday will be partly sunny, windy and colder with highs in the 30s. Overnight Tuesday into Wednesday it will be mostly cloudy and there's a chance of a passing rain or snow shower ...More..

Putin scoffs at United States 'spymania,' Olympic doping claims in year-end address
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Putin scoffs at United States 'spymania,' Olympic doping claims in year-end address

US President Donald Trump spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin over the phone on Thursday (14 December) and thanked him for praising the US economy, once again triggered fierce condemnation on Twitte...More..

BJP returns to power in Himachal, Congress loses another state
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

BJP returns to power in Himachal, Congress loses another state

The EC figures showed the NCP, Bhartiya Tribal Party and an independent candidate leading in five seats together. The Congress has been out of power in Gujarat for 22 years and this election was seen as its b...More..

Winter Session begins on stormy note, Rajya Sabha adjourned amid ruckus
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Winter Session begins on stormy note, Rajya Sabha adjourned amid ruckus

Shah received a grand welcome from fellow party members in the Upper House, who stood to welcome him by applause and rounds of desk thumping. Azad said his party has given a notice under rule 267 seeking sett...More..

Gujarat election exit poll: Best, worst case scenarios for BJP and Congress
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Gujarat election exit poll: Best, worst case scenarios for BJP and Congress

The 30-share index crashed by 867.34 points, or 2.59 per cent, to 32,595.63, with all sectoral indices led by realty, IT, teck, power and and banking trading in the negative zone with losses of up to 1.74 per c...More..

Approval set for second section of Brexit talks as Could…
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Approval set for second section of Brexit talks as Could…

To avoid a second Commons defeat , the prime minister will support an amendment to the European Union withdrawal bill that will leave the Brexit deadline of 29 March 2019 in place but give MPs the power to...More..

North Korea's nuke program advanced more aggressively under Kim Jong Un
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

North Korea's nuke program advanced more aggressively under Kim Jong Un

Among those laying flowers was Kim Jong Chol, who hailed the current leader Kim Jong Un's declaration in late November - after the most recent test-firing of an intercontinental ballistic missile - that North K...More..

Windsor wedding date for Harry and Meghan
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Windsor wedding date for Harry and Meghan

The wedding of Prince Harry and his American fiancée Meghan Markle? But, of course, that date conflicts with a major English sporting event: the FA Cup final. Though there's no official rule, other roya...More..

Fire Weather Watch Canceled for San Diego Area on Sunday
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Fire Weather Watch Canceled for San Diego Area on Sunday

The forecast for coastal areas calls for mostly sunny conditions with highs of 68 to 73 and northeast winds of 15 miles per hour with gusts to 25 miles per hour. Cal Fire has increased staffing and resource lev...More..

Abuse inquiry deserves to be studied: Pope
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Abuse inquiry deserves to be studied: Pope

Governments and institutions of all descriptions owe it to survivors to show that lessons have been learned from the royal commission and this must include the implementation of a national redress scheme that...More..

UN Security Council to weigh resolution on Jerusalem
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

UN Security Council to weigh resolution on Jerusalem

The United Nations Security Council is set to meet on Monday to vote on a draft resolution that would call for the USA to withdraw its decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. As it stood by Sunday ...More..

Sen. McCain to miss GOP tax plan vote
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Sen. McCain to miss GOP tax plan vote

Doctors diagnosed McCain with having a tumor called glioblastoma, which is known to be the most aggressive form of brain cancer. The Republican senator was admitted into the hospital on Wednesday after miss...More..

Firefighters Race to Contain Fire near Santa Barbara Before Weekend Winds Arrive
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Firefighters Race to Contain Fire near Santa Barbara Before Weekend Winds Arrive

At 18 years old, Iverson starting volunteered with Cal Fire, eager to get as much experience as possible in a job he told them he was born to do. That fire burned down 157 structures, most in its destructiv...More..

Leslie Jones Takes on Omarosa's White House Firing on 'SNL'
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Leslie Jones Takes on Omarosa's White House Firing on 'SNL'

The skit also touched on the recent rumor that Trump wants to fire special investigator Robert Mueller . "He deceived us Mr. President, and he acted alone, without our insight", said Bennett. It's ironic tha...More..

Defiant Theresa May: UK 'proving doubters wrong' on Brexit
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Defiant Theresa May: UK 'proving doubters wrong' on Brexit

The prime minister has said the government is "proving the doubters wrong" with its Brexit negotiations. He also added: "the British Government would be very unwise to accept" the EU's demand that "in the t...More..

Kremlin Says Putin Thanked Trump For CIA Tip On Bombings
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Kremlin Says Putin Thanked Trump For CIA Tip On Bombings

The Russian leader expressed his gratitude in a telephone call, adding that the Russian security services would also always share information with their U.S. Russian news reports said that Kazan Cathedral, a la...More..

British diplomat found dead in Lebanon
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

British diplomat found dead in Lebanon

The diplomat who was in her 30s was raped before being strangled and thrown from a vehicle, reports said. He confirmed that the victim's name was Rebecca Dykes but could not elaborate on the exact circumsta...More..

Two Mumbai-based actresses held in Hyderabad on charges of prostitution
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Two Mumbai-based actresses held in Hyderabad on charges of prostitution

Two brokers, who were running the racket online and booking rooms in star hotels for the customers, were also taken into custody. Furthermore reports indicate that a certain individual named Dabbera Venkat Rao ...More..

by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Russia Announces Resumption of Flights between Moscow and Cairo

Egyptian and Russian officials signed a joint cooperation protocol with regards to airport security aiming to resume flights between the countries on February 1 2018 after a two-year hiatus, the Russian Trans...More..

Three dead after airplane crashes in Indiana
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Three dead after airplane crashes in Indiana

Three people/one dog were killed in Franklin Co plane crash. ISP is working with FAA and NTSB. Sergeant Stephen Wheeles with the Indiana State Police kept the public updated of the situation on Twitter. Polic...More..

Shahid Afridi picks up first ever hat-trick of T10 Cricket League
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Shahid Afridi picks up first ever hat-trick of T10 Cricket League

The explosive Pakistani leg-spinner's victims included South Africa's Rilee Rossouw, who holed out to Afridi's first ball, caught by a fine diving catch at long-on by Najibullah Zadran before his second deliver...More..

ISIS Weapons Traced to U.S. and Saudi Arabia
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

ISIS Weapons Traced to U.S. and Saudi Arabia

US weapons fell into the hands of Daesh since 2014, when radicals self-proclaimed Islamic Caliphate of Syria and Iraq , by seizing extensive territories of both countries. The Trump administration has relea...More..

Watch the Exact Moment Robin Roberts Slammed Omarosa on 'Good Morning America'
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Watch the Exact Moment Robin Roberts Slammed Omarosa on 'Good Morning America'

Roberts said of Omarosa , "Bye, Felicia". The former Apprentice contestant will continue on as director of communications for the White House Office of Public Liaison until January 20. A friend of Omarosa...More..

Omarosa Manigault Newman to leave White House next month
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Omarosa Manigault Newman to leave White House next month

Fox News , usually very favorable to the president, described her ouster as being "physically dragged" from the White House grounds. Omarosa Manigault Newman - one of President Donald Trump's most prom...More..

Chevrolet Silverado Bows With New Look, More Trims
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Chevrolet Silverado Bows With New Look, More Trims

Although it reportedly will offer an even lighter carbon-fiber bed as an option in higher trim-levels, Chevrolet's decision to stick with a steel bed reinforces its hard-hitting, 2016 ad campaign against Ford t...More..

Joe Biden Holds Meghan McCain's Hand In Emotional Moment On 'The View'
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Joe Biden Holds Meghan McCain's Hand In Emotional Moment On 'The View'

She says, "I think about Beau nearly every day and I was told that this doesn't get easier but that you cultivate the tools to work with this and live with this". "I know you and your family have been through...More..

by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Express Scripts Hldg Co (ESRX) Holding Raised by Alpine Investment Management Llc

The shares were bought at an average cost of $61.13 per share, with a total value of $489,040.00. Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX ) last issued its earnings results on Monday, April 24th. Cubist S...More..

South Africa reaffirms continued support for Palestine
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

South Africa reaffirms continued support for Palestine

They carried out their mission gallantly and valiantly. He said the meeting came after decades of banishment, illegality and exile. With public support for the ANC falling sharply, the party which has ruled...More..

Haley lacks military understanding: Iranian commander
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Haley lacks military understanding: Iranian commander

The U.S. had said it had "undeniable" evidence that Tehran was violating global law and unveiled segments of missiles launched at Saudi Arabia from Houthi-controlled territory in Yemen. "This person's comments ...More..

GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold Will Not Seek Re-Election After Sexual Harassment Allegations
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold Will Not Seek Re-Election After Sexual Harassment Allegations

Blake Farenthold's office previous year, and then failed to make the results public. There are only three qualifications to be a member of the U.S. House: to be a citizen, older than 25 years in age, and to be...More..

Philip Hammond: UK committed to trade 'status quo' after Brexit
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Philip Hammond: UK committed to trade 'status quo' after Brexit

Talks on trade and security co-operation are set to follow in March. That's the view of Labour MP Chuka Umunna, who in an interview with BI this week , accused the prime minister of misleading the public ab...More..

by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Trump administration prohibits CDC from using 'transgender' in budget documents

NEW YORK, NY, 12/16/2017-The National Coalition Against Censorship (NCAC) today condemned an effort by officials of the Trump administration to ban the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) from usi...More..

Robert Mueller accused of unlawfully obtaining Donald Trump's transition documents
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Robert Mueller accused of unlawfully obtaining Donald Trump's transition documents

It said the materials included "tens of thousands of emails". Mr Trump on United States election night. In a statement to Politico , Ty Cobb said that the rumors floating around Capitol Hill that Trump...More..

Memorial Park for 1971 war soldiers to embark today
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Memorial Park for 1971 war soldiers to embark today

It was one of Independent India's finest moments, and the day is marked as Vijay Divas, or Victory Day. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Army chief General Bipin Rawat, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil ...More..

White House special counsel: No plans to fire Mueller
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

White House special counsel: No plans to fire Mueller

After bragging about the push for tax reform and his victory in the culture wars, Trump dedicates his Christmas tree to all of the allies and enemies who met their political demise during his presidency. Omaros...More..

Five killed, 20 injured in blast targeting church in Quetta
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Five killed, 20 injured in blast targeting church in Quetta

The media personnel were directed to stay away from the site. Bugti said the suicide bombers were also reportedly carrying weapons. FC and police personnel shot one of them dead before he could enter the chur...More..

Scenes from the explosion below the Port Authority Bus Terminal
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Scenes from the explosion below the Port Authority Bus Terminal

Three other people sustained minor injuries. A senior city official told the New York Times that the suspect was wearing an explosive device strapped strapped on to him, which went off prematurely. Auth...More..

The Royal Family and Adele Mourn Grenfell Tower Victims at Memorial Service
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

The Royal Family and Adele Mourn Grenfell Tower Victims at Memorial Service

Paul's Cathedral on Thursday to honor the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire. Clutching their flowers and photos, they paused for a moment, staring out at the bank of photographers and journalists station...More..

Middle Tennessee vs. Arkansas State Predictions Against Spread 12/16/17
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Middle Tennessee vs. Arkansas State Predictions Against Spread 12/16/17

The offense goes as Stockstill goes, but the defense has quietly enjoyed a solid year, ranked 31st overall as per ESPN . It's hard not to look to Justice Hansen as the reason for their success this year,...More..

Yurachek, AD's son, stands out in bowl game
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Yurachek, AD's son, stands out in bowl game

Marshall quarterback Chase Litton connected with wide receiver Tyre Brady for a 76-yard score on their first offensive snap of the quarter. Stevens consistently found himself under pressure as the Rams' offensi...More..

by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Sydney man accused of acting as agent for North Korea on WMD

Sydney, Dec 17 A Sydney man has been charged with acting as an agent for North Korea in Australia by allegedly attempting to broker sales for Pyongyang including components used in ballistic missiles. Assistant...More..

Number of Americans who view Christmas as religious keeps eroding
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Number of Americans who view Christmas as religious keeps eroding

Researchers found that a growing number of US adults believe the religious parts of Christmas are being emphasized less in American society ― and many aren't bothered by the change. "But relatively few Americ...More..

India to seek fresh red corner notice against Zakir Naik
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

India to seek fresh red corner notice against Zakir Naik

The agency said it has already moved the NIA court for a chargesheet against Naik and will once again petition Interpol for a RCN. However, Interpol seemingly has missed the point where National Investigati...More..

Weekend rain and milder highs
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Weekend rain and milder highs

Rain becomes less persistent east of Interstate 65 into Madison, Marshall, Jackson, and DeKalb Counties on Sunday; we'll still get some, but it won't be as heavy or as impactful as the rain in Franklin, Laud...More..

by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

"Absolutely Grisly Mauling", Police Say of Virginia Woman Killed by Her Dogs

She had injuries to her throat and her face - and her skull had puncture wounds, according to NBC12. Other friends said Stephens had received death threats before she died, according to WRIC . "The femal...More..

U.S. representative accused of harassment won't seek reelection
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

U.S. representative accused of harassment won't seek reelection

The U.S. House of Representatives Ethics Committee said on Friday it had begun an investigation into public reports that Democrat Ruben Kihuen engaged in sexual harassment, and a second lawmaker denied a form...More..

Ski lift accident at popular resort leaves 20 trapped with 'multiple injuries'
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Ski lift accident at popular resort leaves 20 trapped with 'multiple injuries'

Other skiers were still stuck on the lift at 12 p.m., according to WJAC . "My observation was [ski patrol] did a really good job getting them down", Smail said. we are working on it now". An earlier tweet,...More..

Bennelong by-election: John Alexander's win marred by weird joke about disabled people
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Bennelong by-election: John Alexander's win marred by weird joke about disabled people

Asked whether he was feeling the pressure, Mr Alexander made a reference to his days as a professional tennis player, telling reporters: "I've had pressure before in big matches, I'm fine". "If. they say to the...More..

by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Find your new tax brackets under the final GOP tax plan

Senator Susan Collins of ME has also expressed reservations about the bill's reduction in the top individual tax rate. The Senate bill doubled the current child tax credit from $1,000 to $2,000, while mak...More..