Trump's defunct voter integrity commission won't hand over voter information

Trump pulled the plug on the commission after less than a year because of infighting among commission members, legal challenges to the commission's efforts, and because several state officials refused to cooperate with commission requests for voter... More..

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White House adviser Stephen Miller rips Bannon over comments in Wolff book

Miller on CNN's " State of the Union " said former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon , who Wolff quoted criticizing Donald Trump Jr. for meeting with a Russian lawyer in June 2016, was "vindictive"...More..

Stephen Colbert on How 'Our Cartoon President' Differs From 'Late Show'
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Stephen Colbert on How 'Our Cartoon President' Differs From 'Late Show'

Of course, in the meantime, there's always Comedy Central's The President Show . "It's about what's going on behind the doors of the most important house in the world". Colbert also dismissed a question as t...More..

Syria: Dozens of civilians killed in suspected Russian airstrikes
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Syria: Dozens of civilians killed in suspected Russian airstrikes

Earlier, Russian media outlet Kommersant, referring to military and diplomatic sources, reported that seven aircraft were destroyed as a result of a mortar attack at the Russian Khmeimim Air Base in Syria o...More..

Not a record, but mighty hot: Sydney weather reaches 47 degrees
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Not a record, but mighty hot: Sydney weather reaches 47 degrees

One downside of living in the air-conditioned future: an over-demand on the power grid meant that 3000 homes throughout Sydney lost power, meaning that a bunch of people were slumming it '30s style through a ...More..

Pak denies reports of Chinese military base near Gwadar
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Pak denies reports of Chinese military base near Gwadar

Designed in China and assembled in Pakistan, the JF-17 Thunder combat aircraft was introduced in 2011 with the aim of providing the Pakistani air force with a low-priced alternative to its ageing fleet of Dassa...More..

Amit Shah hits out at Left Front government in poll-bound Tripura
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Amit Shah hits out at Left Front government in poll-bound Tripura

BJP national president Amit Shah on Sunday accused the Left Front government of Manik Sarkar in Tripura of "misrule", alleging that the situation in the state had gone from bad to worse and asked the people t...More..

China boosts trade restrictions on North Korea
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

China boosts trade restrictions on North Korea

The fact that South Korea chose to have an immediate face-to-face talk with China's special envoy also demonstrates Seoul's interest in engaging with Beijing to lessen tensions on the Korean peninsula. South Ko...More..

Lone victor takes home full $450M Mega Millions jackpot
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Lone victor takes home full $450M Mega Millions jackpot

Experts predicted that the odds of winning the jackpot was approximate 1 in 292.2 million. If you bought a lottery ticket at a Daly City 7-Eleven, you may have matched five out of six numbers in the Mega Mi...More..

2 people injured in explosion outside Stockholm subway
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

2 people injured in explosion outside Stockholm subway

The explosion occurred late on Sunday morning at the Varby Gard station, in Stockholm's south-west. The Aftonbladet has reported that the object was a hand grenade - however police have refused to comme...More..

U.S. freezes payment to United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

U.S. freezes payment to United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees

He agreed that the residents of Gaza require aid, including from the USA and the United Nations, but he said they should receive it in the same way as other needy groups, not through a separate UN aid organizat...More..

Michael Wolff Says Trump Book, 'Fire and Fury,'
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Michael Wolff Says Trump Book, 'Fire and Fury,' "Will End This Presidency"

Trump tweeted, seemingly referring to " Fire and Fury ", Wolff's bombshell expose on the Trump administration . "I went to the best colleges for college", said Trump, who holds a bachelor's degree from the...More..

Trump says willing to talk with North Korean leader
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Trump says willing to talk with North Korean leader

Seoul and organisers are keen for the North to take part in the Games to help ease worsening tensions on the Korean peninsula stemming from Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programmes . The communications ch...More..

Trump Organization Hands Over Documents To Mueller
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Trump Organization Hands Over Documents To Mueller

Manafort is completely unmoored from the special counsel's original jurisdiction to investigate 'any links and/or coordination between the Russian government and individuals associated with the campaign of Pres...More..

Ship collides with oil tanker off Chinese coast, 32 crew members missing
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Ship collides with oil tanker off Chinese coast, 32 crew members missing

The other vessel had been damaged but "without jeopardizing the safety of the ship" and all its 21 Chinese crew had been rescued, it added. According to Xinhua reports, the 32 missing crew members from the ...More..

Privilege notice to Rahul Gandhi for misspelling 'Jaitlie' in tweet
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Privilege notice to Rahul Gandhi for misspelling 'Jaitlie' in tweet

Venkaiah Naidu said that the high point of the session was when both sides of the Upper House reiterated their commitment to respect and uphold the high office of the Prime Minister and the former Prime Minist...More..

United States freezes $1billion Pakistan aid over inaction against Taliban, Haqqanis
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

United States freezes $1billion Pakistan aid over inaction against Taliban, Haqqanis

Earlier, the government has banned companies and individuals from making donations to the JuD, the FIF and other organisations on the UN Security Council sanctions list. The White House had also accused Pakista...More..

What Does Mueller Want With Ivanka Trump?
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

What Does Mueller Want With Ivanka Trump?

Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigators are exploring Ivanka Trump's potential contacts with Russians attending a key June 9, 2016 meeting in Trump Tower. The Sessions recusal has been a sore spot ...More..

Fire lieutenant, civilian killed in North Philly fire
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Fire lieutenant, civilian killed in North Philly fire

Fire officials said one civilian was killed in the blaze while another was critically injured. A portion of the home on the 2200 block of North Colorado Street - a side street off West Susquehanna Avenue near...More..

Twitter explains why it hasn't banned President Trump
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Twitter explains why it hasn't banned President Trump

Following the tweet, critics argued that Mr Trump's continued presence on the network was endangering the world and violating Twitter's ban on threats of violence. Twitter said it reviews the context of polit...More..

Nawaz Sharif to address PML-N rally in Kot Momin today
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Nawaz Sharif to address PML-N rally in Kot Momin today

She said the PML-N government was working hard to provide relief to people. Addressing the masses, Nawaz said there was no electricity in Kot Momin when he took the helm in 2013. "The five-member-bench of S...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Orlando shooter's wife 'knew he was planning attack', reports say

Federal prosecutors initially said during a hearing early previous year that Salman had known ahead of time about Mateen's plans and even helped him to scout Pulse, a popular gay nightclub, as the location fo...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Saudi Arabia changes Aramco status to joint-stock company

Trump visited Saudi Arabia's capital, Riyadh, in May 2017 at the beginning of his first overseas tour as U.S. president, having hosted Mohammed bin Salman in Washington, DC, two months earlier. But this is an i...More..

Closeness to BJP minister helped Gupta get RS seat, says Ajay Maken
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Closeness to BJP minister helped Gupta get RS seat, says Ajay Maken

Calling Gupta a supporter of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Goods and Services Tax, Congress leader and Delhi Congress President Ajay Maken said on Twitter, "He still holds thi...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Astronaut John Young, who walked on moon, dies at 87

When he retired from NASA in 2004, he'd been with the agency for 42 years - the longest serving astronaut. Young became one of the most accomplished astronauts in the history of the USA space programme. You...More..

Midstate remains under wind chill advisory
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Midstate remains under wind chill advisory

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Chill Advisory for Saturday from 3 a.m.to 10 a.m. A wind chill warning is in effect for the higher elevations in western Virginia, where wind chills could get do...More..

This is what astrologers say about Imran Khan's third marriage
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

This is what astrologers say about Imran Khan's third marriage

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan said on Saturday that Nawaz Sharif and not the masses were deceitful as such rulers indulge in money laundering to fulfill their greed. "Ridiculous! When SC (S...More..

Massive fire breaks at Mumbai's Cinevista studio
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Massive fire breaks at Mumbai's Cinevista studio

Eight firetenders and six water tanks have been rushed to the spot. The actress of the show, Jennifer Winget was present at the Cinevista Studio when the fire took place. The studio complex also has an equipm...More..

Salman Khan Gets Death Threat From Gangster Lawrence Bishnoi
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Salman Khan Gets Death Threat From Gangster Lawrence Bishnoi

His latest movie " Tiger Zinda Hai " is all set to touch the Rs 300 crore mark. They hate Salman Khan ever since that happened. Not only the gangster threatened the Bollywood star who was in Jodhour two day...More..

North Korea 'Likely' To Join Winter Games, Says IOC Official
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

North Korea 'Likely' To Join Winter Games, Says IOC Official

Asked if other North Korean athletes would compete at Pyeongchang, Chang said only that time would tell. North and South Korea on Friday agreed to hold high-level talks next week, with North Korea's potential...More..

Rwanda, Uganda deny deal with Israel to take in asylum seekers
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Rwanda, Uganda deny deal with Israel to take in asylum seekers

The denial came a day after Israel launched the programme to force some 38 000 migrants , mainly Eritreans and Sudanese, to leave the country. As a result, according to activists in Israel , it has signed...More..

India vs South Africa: Injured Dale Steyn Ruled Out Of Test Series
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

India vs South Africa: Injured Dale Steyn Ruled Out Of Test Series

Steyn was taken for scans, and the news from Proteas team manager Dr. Mohammed Moosajee after the day's play was not good. "He is unlikely to bowl in this Test match because the recovery period for this could...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Millions Digging Out From Massive Winter Storm

The storm, with winds gusts of more than 70 miles per hour (113 kph), dumped a foot (30 cm) or more of snow throughout the region, including Boston and parts New Jersey and ME, where heavy snow continued to f...More..

Carlos Tevez set for Boca Juniors return
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Carlos Tevez set for Boca Juniors return

It will be the 33-year-old's third spell at Boca Juniors. According to Argentina's Clarin Deportes , which was quoted by mainland media, the striker's lawyers have reached an agreement with the Chinese club,...More..

Federal government hired NGO to help former hostage Joshua Boyle's family readjust
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Federal government hired NGO to help former hostage Joshua Boyle's family readjust

Boyle's return to Ottawa. Boyle who was held captive by a faction of the Afghan Taliban for five years appeared briefly in an Ottawa court on Wednesday, facing a slew of charges that include sexual assault, i...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN) Downgraded to "Outperform" at UBS Group

Earnings per share is generally reported in annualized form from the most recent fiscal year. 5,094 were accumulated by Edgewood Mgmt Ltd. 10,614 are owned by Kazazian Asset Limited Liability Corp. Finally, Lee...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Ingalls & Snyder LLC Sells 4325 Shares of Exxon Mobil Co. (XOM)

Hendershot Investments Inc who had been investing in Starbucks Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $84.81B market cap company. Horizon Investment Services LLC increased its position in Exxon...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Air strikes kill at least 17 civilians in Syria rebel enclave: Monitor

Russia denied a report in daily newspaper Kommersant that seven Russian planes had been destroyed by rebel shelling at Syria's Hmeymim air base on December 31, the TASS news agency quoted the defense ministry...More..

Kids Sat In Frigid Classrooms Before Baltimore Finally Closed Schools
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Kids Sat In Frigid Classrooms Before Baltimore Finally Closed Schools

BCPS closed six schools on Wednesday due to boiler problems, but it became apparent that problems were widespread, with burst pipes and failing boilers reported at numerous other campuses. Former U.S. Secreta...More..

French President Macron proposes law to counter 'fake news'
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

French President Macron proposes law to counter 'fake news'

French President Emmanuel Macron will propose new rules cracking down on fake news during elections this year, he said in an annual speech to the press today. Macron said: "The freedom of the press is not a sp...More..

Arsene Wenger Slapped With Three-Game Touchline Ban For Abuse of Referee
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Arsene Wenger Slapped With Three-Game Touchline Ban For Abuse of Referee

That run cost Mark Warburton his job and the club are still looking for a replacement, with caretaker Gary Brazil likely to again take the reins for this weekend's clash. "Basically we still have the injuries w...More..

Trump says he's `like, really smart,' `a very stable genius'
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Trump says he's `like, really smart,' `a very stable genius'

Wolff stands by his book, saying he has recordings and notes of interviews of top officials and observers, and much of the book picks up on previous reporting and the president's own tweets , speeches and st...More..

Republicans win 'lot draw' for Virginia House seat
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Republicans win 'lot draw' for Virginia House seat

Yancey's win gives Republicans a 51-49 majority and continued control of the House - allowing them to stymie Democrat Ralph Northam, who won November's governor's race. Simonds appeared to have lost the Novembe...More..

Haj House in Lucknow Painted Saffron by Yogi Adityanath Government
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Haj House in Lucknow Painted Saffron by Yogi Adityanath Government

The state government had also rolled out saffron buses. "The government is doing politics of colours and trying to hide its failures". Or medicine to the ill? He wears saffron from head to toe. The Haj House ...More..

Financial Analysis and Stock Valuation: Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Financial Analysis and Stock Valuation: Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

The stock increased 2.40% or $4.4602 during the last trading session, reaching $190.1702. Shares of MRK have downtrended -11.69% in the past three months, while the S&P 500 has moved -18.71% in that time. Mizuh...More..

Blizzard threatens mass power outages as winter storm Grayson bombards east coast
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Blizzard threatens mass power outages as winter storm Grayson bombards east coast

The National Weather Service predicted NY could see 5-8 inches of snow and wind gusts as high as 50 miles per hour on Thursday. With the National Weather Service forecasting up to 6 inches of snow in NY, ...More..

Eleven Saudi princes detained for protesting at ruling palace
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Eleven Saudi princes detained for protesting at ruling palace

They were informed that their actions were wrong and that they should vacate the premises, but they refused to comply. Sabq quoted the officials as saying that "the directives were clear and confirmed that ev...More..

US Freezes $125 Million in Aid for Palestinian Refugees
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

US Freezes $125 Million in Aid for Palestinian Refugees

The money was to be sent on January 1, but never arrived . A US State Department official told Reuters on Friday that the aid money was not suspended, despite the reports. Both Trump and Israel have accused U...More..

Mumbai Kamala Mills fire: Mojo's Bistro pub owners booked for culpable homicide
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Mumbai Kamala Mills fire: Mojo's Bistro pub owners booked for culpable homicide

Subsequently, 14 people died due to asphyxia or suffocation. The N.M. Joshi Marg police, meanwhile, had arrested the two managers of 1Above, after inquiries revealed that the duo, who were on duty on the fate...More..

Many Omanis injured during Gulf Cup final
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Many Omanis injured during Gulf Cup final

The Kuwaiti authorities have launched an investigation into the collapse of a glass barrier at the Gulf Cup final in Kuwait, Minister of State for Youth Affairs Khaled al-Roudhan has said . Both the teams rema...More..