United States and Canada to co-host meeting on North Korea in Vancouver

Other aspects of the report include the deployment of a "layered missile defense system" to protect the US against any attack from North Korea or Iran, and warnings that "continued provocations by North Korea will prompt neighboring countries and the... More..

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Donald Trump's Animatronic in Disney World's Hall of Presidents Raises Eyebrows
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Donald Trump's Animatronic in Disney World's Hall of Presidents Raises Eyebrows

The horrific new addition is just as creepy as the 45th President of the United States, and it will be terrifying kids from now on at Walt Disney World. Many had dreaded how the Trump-bot would appear among r...More..

Almost 9M Sign up For ObamaCare, Health Officer Says
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Almost 9M Sign up For ObamaCare, Health Officer Says

Passed as part of the Republican-led $1.5 trillion tax overhaul, the mandate's elimination will roll back a key component of the Affordable Care Act in 2019 when signed into law by President Trump early next ye...More..

Baby Shamali Flores found safe
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Baby Shamali Flores found safe

The baby was taken from her apartment when her mother was killed Tuesday. Chief Acevedo says that investigators are still working hard to attempt to fully piece together the story that lead to the horrific deat...More..

Judge tosses lawsuit accusing Trump of violating emoluments clause
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Judge tosses lawsuit accusing Trump of violating emoluments clause

Daniels ruled that CREW lacked standing because it could not point to an injury it suffered due to the alleged constitutional violation and that the hospitality industry-related plaintiffs could not show that...More..

Melbourne Car Attack 'An Isolated Incident' Says Australian PM
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Melbourne Car Attack 'An Isolated Incident' Says Australian PM

Officers say the main suspect is a 32-year-old Australian national of Afghan descent who has a history of drug use & mental health issues. The man was known to police for historical minor assault and traffic ...More..

'UN to Vote on New Sanctions on N. Korea'
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

'UN to Vote on New Sanctions on N. Korea'

The United States has been in negotiations with China, Pyongyang's ally, on slapping new sanctions in response to the November 28 test of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). To pass, a resolution need...More..

ObamaCare Isn't Dead Yet: Enrollment Tops Soft Expectations
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

ObamaCare Isn't Dead Yet: Enrollment Tops Soft Expectations

Traffic was heavy in the final days. It means enrollment on this portion of the exchange is only down about 400,000 from past year. "It's incredible how many people signed up for coverage this year with rec...More..

US VP makes surprise visit to Afghanistan
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

US VP makes surprise visit to Afghanistan

Pence said that, 'When the American people start to see more in their paychecks in February, they're going to start to realize that the president's vision.is going to sell itself'. Some 2,400 USA forces have di...More..

Hina Khan Accuses Vikas Gupta Of Getting Physical On Bigg Boss 11
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Hina Khan Accuses Vikas Gupta Of Getting Physical On Bigg Boss 11

Hina made her ethnic look quite stylish by pairing her lehenga with silver traditional jewelry and a rough bun. In a video released from the show, Hina is seen telling Vikas that she got to the finale because...More..

AAA Predicts Busiest Holiday Travel Wednesday, Thursday
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

AAA Predicts Busiest Holiday Travel Wednesday, Thursday

NWS expects snow accumulation between Wednesday and Monday with a possible mix of rain and snow. This year is expected to be the highest year-end travel volume on record, with 107.3 million Americans predicte...More..

Is this chess logo a little pawn-ographic?
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Is this chess logo a little pawn-ographic?

The 2018 World Chess Championships are set to take place in London , and the logo for the event is. yeah. The logo depicts two people engaged in a chess battle, but sitting with their legs interlocked in an ...More..

Anti Bird Spike On Trees Are 'To Protect Expensive Cars'
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Anti Bird Spike On Trees Are 'To Protect Expensive Cars'

Wealthy residents in Bristol, England, have attached spikes to trees in an effort to reduce the number of bird droppings hitting their cars below. 'I would say there are a number of other trees around - we ar...More..

First victim in train derailment identified as Pierce Transit employee
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

First victim in train derailment identified as Pierce Transit employee

NTSB estimates they will be on scene investigating for a week or more. The accident is being handled as a mass casualty, the CBS affiliate said . At a news conference on Tuesday, Dinh-Zarr said that two pe...More..

USA life expectancy decreases for second year, CDC reports
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

USA life expectancy decreases for second year, CDC reports

The amount of overdose deaths is so high it is actually impacting the life expectancy numbers in the U.S. Women are still expected to live longer than men, 81.1 years compared to 76.1. As a result, "it may be...More..

Eminem reveals he's on Tinder, Grindr
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Eminem reveals he's on Tinder, Grindr

As he revealed in a conversation with Vulture yesterday , Em was not only expecting, but hoping, for some back-and-forth between himself and Trump, to the point that he'd prepared some rebuttals. "I want our c...More..

Bernie Sanders Calls GOP Tax Reform Senate Passage 'Highway Robbery'
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Bernie Sanders Calls GOP Tax Reform Senate Passage 'Highway Robbery'

The report stated that The House of Representatives approved the bill easily as the Republicans are in majority on both the houses of the Congress. . The bill includes tremendous tax breaks for corporatio...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Jeff Sessions interviewing Federal Bureau of Investigation over Uranium One probe

Some Republicans have called for a special counsel to investigate the major uranium deal with a Russian state-owned energy company that was approved by the Obama administration, and whether Clinton Foundation...More..

Raul Castro to step down in April instead of February
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Raul Castro to step down in April instead of February

Raul Castro, 86, the younger brother of longtime Cuban President Fidel Castro , was designated president in 2008 as his brother was in poor health. Castro, 86, previously said he would retire on February 24 ...More..

North Korea Is Reportedly Testing Anthrax-Tipped ICBMs
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

North Korea Is Reportedly Testing Anthrax-Tipped ICBMs

The report said the testing involves ensuring anthrax survives the enormous temperatures generated during re-entry into the Earth's atmosphere. North Korea rejects the US allegations that it's developing b...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

United Nations votes on Jerusalem after Trump warns 'we're watching'

Trump told reporters at the White House Wednesday that he would not let countries take "hundreds of millions of dollars and even billions of dollars" of USA money and then vote against him at the U.N, according...More..

New Zealand's PM received her secret Santa gift and it was lovely
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

New Zealand's PM received her secret Santa gift and it was lovely

Ms Ardern received a handmade Christmas tree decoration from her Secret Santa, opening her gift in a video posted to social media. This year is the first time the nation's leader has taken part - recently elect...More..

Major League Soccer: Nashville granted latest expansion team
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Major League Soccer: Nashville granted latest expansion team

MLS Commissioner Don Garber said Wednesday it was not clear when Nashville will start play. " Nashville continues its ascent as one of America's most dynamic communities , with its incredible energy and ...More..

International Monetary Fund lowers growth forecast for British economy amid Brexit
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

International Monetary Fund lowers growth forecast for British economy amid Brexit

Ms Lagarde branded the figures "disappointing" compared to other advanced economies. It was one of several economic forecasters to say the United Kingdom would suffer a downturn should voters back leaving t...More..

WannaCry cyberattack & ransomeware, a creation of North Korea, US says
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

WannaCry cyberattack & ransomeware, a creation of North Korea, US says

President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for "serious case of amnesia" after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don't want to represent Trump at Olympics Poll: 4 in 10 Republicans t...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

NSA surveillance reauthorization bill won't go to a vote just yet

This particular section of the bill seeks to place further limitations on government representatives interested in identifying the names of US nationals held-up in foreign surveillance. But over time, thanks in...More..

Here's all you need to know about Virat-Anushka's reception!
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Here's all you need to know about Virat-Anushka's reception!

Yesterday, the newlyweds invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi to their reception, the photos of which were shared by PM Modi on his official Twitter handle. From Anushka's family, her parents Ashima and Aja...More..

Russia, Iran holding consultations on Astana 8 meeting
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Russia, Iran holding consultations on Astana 8 meeting

The Syrian Arab Republic delegation, headed by Dr.al-Jaafari, arrived in Astana on Thursday to participate in Astana 8 meeting on Syria. One key provision added to the resolution is a request to Secretary-Gen...More..

Salvation Army's Toy N' Joy ensures kids get a Christmas gift
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Salvation Army's Toy N' Joy ensures kids get a Christmas gift

Schaal asked that people take note this distribution is for toys only, not food. The number of red kettle locations has remained consistent with previous year. These online kettles can be created at www.Fillt...More..

Yemen war: Iran denies supplying rebel missile fired at Riyadh
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Yemen war: Iran denies supplying rebel missile fired at Riyadh

A ballistic missile is seen after it was sacked toward the Saudi capital of Riyadh from an undisclosed location in Yemen, in this handout photo released December 19, 2017 by the Houthi movement's War Media. "...More..

In 3-day camp, Congress to introspect on Gujarat loss
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

In 3-day camp, Congress to introspect on Gujarat loss

The BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi had used the alleged scam to the hilt while mounting a fierce campaign against the Congress in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls. "When Gehlot was given charge, the Congress wa...More..

Michael Ray Arrested for DUI, Marijuana Possession
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Michael Ray Arrested for DUI, Marijuana Possession

Country star Michael Ray's definitely NOT singing "I'm Lovin' It". after a minor collision at McDonald's got him busted for DUI and drugs. Ray, whose full legal name is Michael Ray Roach, was in his 2012 ...More..

Rome's 'Mangy' Christmas Tree Has Already Been Declared Dead
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Rome's 'Mangy' Christmas Tree Has Already Been Declared Dead

Others are more direct, dubbing it the "world's saddest Christmas tree". One consumer rights group demanded the tree be removed because it was a "shameful spectacle for citizens and tourists". In recent years, ...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Turkey's leader calls for backing of United Nations motion on Jerusalem

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag slammed Thursday the US President Trump's threat to cut aid to countries that vote in favour of a United Nations resolution, Anadolu reports. Like the Egyptian d...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Storms bring rain, then snow to Central New York this weekend

Temperatures this time of year have average highs in the mid-30s and lows in the mid-teens. - Arctic front drops temps Friday morning with rain mostly all day into the evening. The big question will be the ...More..

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's exquisite engagement photos are here
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's exquisite engagement photos are here

The original gown was presented on the runway in July without the more modest, nude-colored lining added to Markle's dress. The goal is to show off the three-stone engagement ring designed by Harry, including...More..

India silent ahead of crucial vote on Jerusalem in UN General Assembly
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

India silent ahead of crucial vote on Jerusalem in UN General Assembly

Haley echoed the message in a tweet late Tuesday, saying, "the United States will be taking names " during the Thursday vote . "We should wait for the voting to happen", said Raveesh Kumar , Spokesperson o...More..

British mother Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe eligible for early release from Iran prison
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

British mother Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe eligible for early release from Iran prison

Accused of plotting the "soft toppling" of Iran's government, she was sentenced to five years in prison. Before his intervention, the foreign secretary was forced to apologise after he said Zaghari-Ratcliff...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

African National Congress Votes to Downgrade South African Embassy in Israel

The ANC further stated that it concurred "with the PLO leader, General Jibril Rajoub, who was at our conference where (he) explained that the downgrade of the SA Embassy in Israel will send a clear message to...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Didi Chuxing Completes $4 Bln Equity Funding Round

Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing today announced that it has scooped up $4 billion from various investors in a fresh funding round. The fundraising is also taking place as Didi pushes into overseas...More..

Three Reportedly Dead as Ferry Carrying 251 Capsizes Off Philippines
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Three Reportedly Dead as Ferry Carrying 251 Capsizes Off Philippines

The accident occurred off the town of Real about 70 kilometers East of Manila as the boat headed from the port towards the remote island of Polillo in rough weather, the media reports said. Numerous rescue bo...More..

Uber is a taxi service, European court says
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Uber is a taxi service, European court says

The court hearing came after a Barcelona-based taxi company called Elite Taxi took Uber to court. In today's judgment, the Court declares that an intermediation service such as that at issue in the main pro...More..

U.S. to accuse N Korea of cyber attack
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

U.S. to accuse N Korea of cyber attack

South Korea said in 2015 that North Korea had a 6,000-member cyberarmy dedicated to disrupting the South's government and military. But according to a spokesman from North Korea's foreign Ministry, the United...More..

HAL receives RFP for 83 LCAs from IAF
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

HAL receives RFP for 83 LCAs from IAF

The Indian Air Force on Wednesday kicked off the process to order another 83 indigenous Tejas light combat aircraft by issuing a RFP (request for proposal) to defence PSU Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd ( HAL ). IA...More..

Uber is a taxi firm and must abide by rules, says EU
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Uber is a taxi firm and must abide by rules, says EU

The Computer & Communications Industry Association (CCIA), of which Uber is a member, said the ruling will "decide over the ability of the European Union to ensure online services are not unduly restricted by...More..

Faction emerges in Nigeria's main opposition party
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Faction emerges in Nigeria's main opposition party

The group which referred to itself as Fresh PDP, is calling for the nullification of the party's convention held on December 9 at the Eagle Square in Abuja . Sentell Barnes, that the PDP lost the 2015 general ...More..

Pregnant woman dead, 100 injured in Iran quake panic
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Pregnant woman dead, 100 injured in Iran quake panic

A 70-year-old woman died of heart attack and a 10-year-old girl from Alborz province lost her life due to the stress caused by the 5.2 quake that struck Alborz province and was felt in various surrounding citie...More..

Blast in sugar mill in Bihar's Gopalganj; 5 dead, owner arrested
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Blast in sugar mill in Bihar's Gopalganj; 5 dead, owner arrested

The impact of the explosion was reportedly so powerful that three persons who were working in the vicinity of the boiler were ripped apart. Another incident that injured 15 labourers when a fire broke down at...More..

Trump commutes former Agriprocessors manager Sholom Rubashkin's prison sentence
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Trump commutes former Agriprocessors manager Sholom Rubashkin's prison sentence

Federal authorities raided the Postville plant and arrested 389 illegal immigrants in 2008 . The statement described the commutation as an "an action encouraged by bipartisan leaders from across the politica...More..

North Korean soldier walks through fog to defect
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

North Korean soldier walks through fog to defect

However, later it said that South Korea soldiers fired 20 warning shots at around 9:30 a.m.as North Korean soldiers searched for the defector. The defector arrived at a South Korean guard post at the cent...More..