US Treasury sanctions four Venezuelan officials over corruption claims

The leader authorised Venezuela's military to respond in writing "with forcefulness" to what he characterised as "blackmail" from the White House. Venezuela has angrily dismissed the move with its Foreign Minister, Jorge Arreaza, saying the country... More..

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UN Security Council meeting on protests a Trump 'foreign policy blunder': Iran
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

UN Security Council meeting on protests a Trump 'foreign policy blunder': Iran

However, Iranian people held rallies for a third consecutive day on Friday to show their solidarity with the Islamic Republic system and censure violent protests in some cities of the country. The Iranian peopl...More..

Secret Service building fire at Clintons' New York home extinguished
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Secret Service building fire at Clintons' New York home extinguished

There are multiple structures on the property, and the Secret Service structure is not connected to the main house. Hillary Clinton's communications director Nick Merrill posted on Twitter in response to ...More..

CT man rips heads off of 20 chickens in jealous, drunken rage
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

CT man rips heads off of 20 chickens in jealous, drunken rage

Devito said that Ulrich asked his buddy to drive him to the homes of people that were reportedly hanging out with his wife. In a statement, Milford Police Department said the two then allegedly drove arou...More..

Bigg Boss 11: Luv Tyagi's luck finally runs out, gets evicted!
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Bigg Boss 11: Luv Tyagi's luck finally runs out, gets evicted!

While Shilpa's fans greeted her by shaking hands, the crowd completely lost the plot and started pulling Hina's hair. Mumbai: Bigg Boss 11 contestants were presented to the audiences in a mall in a cage l...More..

Exam malpractice by school staff up by 149%
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Exam malpractice by school staff up by 149%

Despite the rise in numbers of staff and pupils being caught out, the number of punishments handed out to schools and colleges fell from 155 to 120. Malpractice covers anything that could "undermine the integ...More..

by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Were Analysts Bullish Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) This Week?

It has outperformed by 7.33% the S&P500. Investors of record on Wednesday, January 3rd will be given a $0.7975 dividend. They expect $1.94 earnings per share, up 56.45% or $0.70 from last year's $1.24 per share...More..

by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Snow makes way for brutally cold temperatures this weekend

The heaviest snow is expected along eastern New England and eastern Long Island, accumulating to a foot or more. Dominion Energy reported more than 35,000 customers in southeastern Virginia without power ...More..

Trump on Twitter (Jan 4) - Dow, North Korea, Voter Identification
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Trump on Twitter (Jan 4) - Dow, North Korea, Voter Identification

The Republican president made a decision to remove the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity to avoid "endless legal battles at taxpayer expense", White House spokesperson Sarah Huckabee Sander...More..

Malaysia agrees to allow U.S. firm to resume MH370 search
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Malaysia agrees to allow U.S. firm to resume MH370 search

Now a US-based company called Ocean Infinity will continue the search on a "no find, no fee" basis, sailing from Durban in South Africa. The Malaysian government has approved a new attempt to find the wreck...More..

'Lunar trifecta' to adorn morning sky on January 31
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

'Lunar trifecta' to adorn morning sky on January 31

On Jan. 31, the super Blue Moon will rise, coinciding with a total lunar eclipse . Space.com provided a timetable of the moon's passage through the Earth for six time zones. In the U.S. West coast, the total...More..

by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC Has $951000 Holdings in Henry Schein, Inc. (HSIC)

The stock increased 0.32% or $0.37 during the last trading session, reaching $115.78. About 1.42 million shares traded. John Zaro increased its stake in Schein Henry Inc (HSIC) by 114.12% based on its latest ...More..

by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

EPS Outlook Revision Scan: Pioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD)

The stock decreased 1.11% or $1.97 during the last trading session, reaching $175.3. Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE: PXD ) has risen 8.46% since January 4, 2017 and is uptrending. Since September 11, 2...More..

Forget snakes: Rat on a plane cancels flight to Portland
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Forget snakes: Rat on a plane cancels flight to Portland

According to a spokesperson for the airline, at around 8:30 a.m. passengers were boarding Alaska Airlines Flight 915 when the rodent was spotted. Southwest Airlines warned travelers that flights to and fr...More..

Winter storm slamming Northeast with hurricane-strength winds
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Winter storm slamming Northeast with hurricane-strength winds

Payment at parking meters will remain in effect RELATED: Winter weather emergency resources for the NY areaTowns across Long Island had their trucks in place and hit the streets as the storm moved in Thursday...More..

Winter storm warning for Richmond metro
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Winter storm warning for Richmond metro

New York City schools are closed Thursday and sanitation workers are preparing to deploy 2,200 plows to help clear the streets, with 4 to 6 inches of snowfall expected . In other areas, plummeting temperatures...More..

Man Kidnapped From Friend's Wedding, Forced To Marry Stranger At Gunpoint
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Man Kidnapped From Friend's Wedding, Forced To Marry Stranger At Gunpoint

The five-minute video clip , which has over 65K views, shows a sobbing Kumar being pushed around and forced into participating in the marriage rituals. "One of his family members pointed a pistol at me and ord...More..

NHS crisis: A&E warning as winter pressure cripples hospitals
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

NHS crisis: A&E warning as winter pressure cripples hospitals

The trust came under increasing strain in the run up to Christmas, with official statistics showing there were no critical care beds free at Russells Hall Hospital for five of the seven days from December 18. M...More..

Meryl Streep says Dustin Hoffman 'overstepped' with slap
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Meryl Streep says Dustin Hoffman 'overstepped' with slap

I can not be more remorseful about the people I hurt, and I plan to do right by all of them. "But there's a certain amount of forgiveness in that", Streep said. for "serious case of amnesia" after testimony ...More..

Let CAF awards spur you to greater heights, President advises African players
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Let CAF awards spur you to greater heights, President advises African players

He mentioned some of the key Ghanaian personalities helping develop football in Africa, saying the head of the nation's sport-governing body, Kwesi Nyantakyi, himself is the First Vice Chairman of CAF. "We don'...More..

Insidious: The Last Key Review
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Insidious: The Last Key Review

Adam Robitel's " Last Key " takes place in the aftermath of " Chapter 3 ", as Elise has to return to the house where she grew up to confront some familiar demons. On one particularly bad evening, Elise is lock...More..

PM Modi, Manmohan Singh shake hands
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

PM Modi, Manmohan Singh shake hands

On the last day of Winter Session of Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday shook hands with former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh soon after the Rajya Sabha was adjourned sine die. He emphasi...More..

Prof pushes ailing mother to death, caught on camera
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Prof pushes ailing mother to death, caught on camera

According to Sandeep's earlier claims, however, his mother had sent him to the apartment to get water to offer her prayers on the terrace. After treatment at hospital, she had returned to home where she was liv...More..

Conte Confirm Hazard Injury Blow But Defender Set For Recall
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Conte Confirm Hazard Injury Blow But Defender Set For Recall

Back Chelsea to win to nil at 13/8 with 188BET. Mourinho, who has had two spells as Chelsea boss and is Conte's immediate predecessor, appeared to take a swipe at the Italian - and Liverpool boss Jurgen K...More..

Four policemen killed in Sopore IED blast
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Four policemen killed in Sopore IED blast

Three of the four slain policemen were identified as M Amin of Kupwara, Ghulam Nabi of Sopore and Irshad of Doda. The bomb was planted by militants near a shop amid a strike called by separatists, the Press...More..

Forecasters dubbing brutal winter system as Bomb Cyclone
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Forecasters dubbing brutal winter system as Bomb Cyclone

The storm passing over DE in the coming days is expected to explode off the New England coast and leave in its wake brutally cold temperatures, heavy snows and violent winds. Sidewalks must be cleared of snow...More..

US Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots top $1 billion
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

US Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots top $1 billion

That number climbs if no one wins. A customer pickets up a lottery ticket in Palo Alto, Calif., in 2012. Tonight's Mega Millions is worth $450 million. Both lottery games now offer prizes of $400 million or m...More..

1 fishermen found, another still missing on Lake Okeechobee
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

1 fishermen found, another still missing on Lake Okeechobee

Update: photo of Bill Kisiah , missing boater.He was last seen on Lake Okeechobee during the fishing tournament in a... Kayler is an experienced fisherman who's participated in more than 50 Fishing League ...More..

Immigrant cleared of San Francisco killing faces United States charges
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Immigrant cleared of San Francisco killing faces United States charges

He will be on parole for 48 months and remain in custody to face new federal charges filed against him on December 5, shortly after his acquittal. Federal prosecutors charged Garcia Zarate with two gun posses...More..

Hindutva advocates accused of Bhima-Koregaon violence play 'we love Dalits' card
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Hindutva advocates accused of Bhima-Koregaon violence play 'we love Dalits' card

The right-wing leader also attacked Prakash Ambedkar, the chief of Bharipa Bahujan Mahasangh (BBM) leader and the grandson of Dr. BR Ambedkar, for making false allegations against him. He and his Hindu Ekta A...More..

Republican Congressman Ron DeSantis announces he is running for Governor of Florida
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Republican Congressman Ron DeSantis announces he is running for Governor of Florida

In the August 28 Republican primary, he'll face Adam Putnam, the commissioner of agriculture, and possibly others, including House Speaker Richard Corcoran. Senate in 2016 in Florida until incumbent Senator Mar...More..

Massive winter storm threatens parts of NY with snow and floods
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Massive winter storm threatens parts of NY with snow and floods

For travelers on United Airlines , those headed through airports in the southeastern US or the mid-Atlantic from January 3 - 4 can rebook through January 7. Coastal Nassau, inland Duval, Clay and Bradford coun...More..

Iran's revolutionary guard says anti-government protests are over
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Iran's revolutionary guard says anti-government protests are over

He proposed that the letter is circulated as the document by the UN Security Council. Khoshroo charged that the United States had violated worldwide law and the principles of the UN charter and urged countrie...More..

Renowned celebrity chef Zubaida Tariq passes away at 72
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Renowned celebrity chef Zubaida Tariq passes away at 72

Zubaida got married at the age of 21 to her first cousin, Tariq Maqsood, in 1966.The couple had a daughter Shaha Tariq and son Hussain Tariq. She was a household name, thanks to her unbelievable expertise in co...More..

Tillerson says he's 'never questioned' Trump's mental fitness
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Tillerson says he's 'never questioned' Trump's mental fitness

Anecdotes in the controversial book about Trump's alleged inability to follow briefings or read notes recalled reports a year ago that Tillerson once called the president a "moron". Labott also brought up the...More..

Washington AG sues Motel 6 for giving guest information to ICE
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Washington AG sues Motel 6 for giving guest information to ICE

Washington AG Bob Ferguson told the Seattle Times that employees of the motel gave names, birth dates, driver's license numbers and vehicle plate along with room numbers to more than 9,000 guests to U.S. Ferg...More..

President Trump's border wall coming to Laredo?
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

President Trump's border wall coming to Laredo?

Congress has not passed the spending bills for 2018, and wall funding is one of the hang-ups. The money would be used to construct more than 2,000 miles of new or replacement barriers along the border with Mexi...More..

Floating sea turtles aren't dead, they're cold-stunned, says FWC
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Floating sea turtles aren't dead, they're cold-stunned, says FWC

As a result, the body temperatures for sea turtles drop as well, and stuns them. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission says every few years, Florida is blasted with cold weather and water temperat...More..

State officials critical of shift in federal pot policy
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

State officials critical of shift in federal pot policy

In Nevada, dispensary owner Fernando Leal said he was still trying to understand the implications, but stopped short of saying he'd have to lay off any of his approximately 80 workers. A key goal of the new reg...More..

Trump's Reported Push to Keep Sessions on Russia Probe Backfired Spectacularly
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Trump's Reported Push to Keep Sessions on Russia Probe Backfired Spectacularly

The New York Times reported Thursday that Trump ordered McGahn to prevent Sessions from recusing himself, because Trump wanted an attorney general who could protect him from what he viewed as an improper inq...More..

East Coast braces for a deep freeze following massive storm
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

East Coast braces for a deep freeze following massive storm

A Blizzard Warning has been issued ahead of Thursday's snowstorm for parts of Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Maine. Residents across a huge swath of the United States are hunkering down as a...More..

Funeral services for Douglas County deputy Zackari Parrish
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Funeral services for Douglas County deputy Zackari Parrish

A law enforcement motorcade to the funeral of Douglas County Sheriff's Deputy Zackari Parrish arrived at Cherry Hills Community Church Friday morning after weaving through Highlands Ranch, where trees and lam...More..

WTA BRISBANE - Svitolina beats injured Konta, Sasnovitch upsets Cornet
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

WTA BRISBANE - Svitolina beats injured Konta, Sasnovitch upsets Cornet

She struggled against Kanepi's powerful ground strokes in the first set but started to find rhythm in the second to level the match and was dominant in the third. "I think I was ready 100% ready for the match"....More..

US Customs phone, laptop border searches increased substantially in 2017
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

US Customs phone, laptop border searches increased substantially in 2017

The agency said the increase was not the result of a policy directive, but rather an indication that electronic devices are increasingly viewed as critical sources of information on potential security threats. ...More..

Lottery Fever Sweeps Stateline, Combined Jackpot $1B
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Lottery Fever Sweeps Stateline, Combined Jackpot $1B

This is still fifth-largest jackpot in Powerball history and the seventh-largest jackpot in US lottery history. Naji said. "If you get lucky, you get lucky". If winners choose the annuitized option, they receiv...More..

Twitter won't block world leaders
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Twitter won't block world leaders

The comments prompted complaints that Twitter was providing Mr Trump with a "bully pulpit" and the president contravened its terms and conditions that addressed violence and threats. They have made exceptions...More..

Cooper declares state of emergency ahead of storm
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Cooper declares state of emergency ahead of storm

Meteorologist Lauren Carroll with the National Weather Service office in Greenville-Spartanburg says a wind chill advisory is in effect from 10 pm Wednesday until noon Thursday. Along with the snow, central c...More..

Mogherini: EU to Remain Cuba's 'Reliable' Partner after US Policy Shift
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Mogherini: EU to Remain Cuba's 'Reliable' Partner after US Policy Shift

The economic "blockade" of Cuba is not a solution to the existing problems in relations between Havana and Washington, since it only diminshes the living standards of Cuban nationals, EU Foreign Policy Chief ...More..

Winter Storm Warning For Frozen, Burst Pipes
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Winter Storm Warning For Frozen, Burst Pipes

It will be a bigger problem in the parts of the country where this kind of cold is really unusual; up north, builders don't put pipes in outside walls, and everybody knows to shut off the hose bibs that run o...More..

Newlywed Cricketer Virat Kohli and Bollywood Star Anushka Sharma in Cape Town
by | Суббота, Января 06, 2018

Newlywed Cricketer Virat Kohli and Bollywood Star Anushka Sharma in Cape Town

Moreover, pictures clicked by fans also made for a great watch, especially Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma shopping at a shop offering heavy discounts. India will take on SA in 3 Tests, 6 ODIs and 3 T20s. " Ca...More..