Three injured in fire at Trump Tower

The US president has spent little time in NY since his inauguration a year ago, but has a private triplex home at the top of Trump Tower. No evacuations were ordered, and there were no injuries, according to the NY police Department. The fire - spa... More..

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1984 anti-Sikh riots: SC orders re-investigation into 186 cases
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

1984 anti-Sikh riots: SC orders re-investigation into 186 cases

Rampaging mobs had killed around 3,000 Sikhs in Delhi and elsewhere across India in the aftermath of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi's assassination by two of her security guards on October 31, 1984, in t...More..

Trump Slams Feinstein Over Russia Info Release
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Trump Slams Feinstein Over Russia Info Release

Chuck Grassley's opposition. Simpson requested the release of the transcript in a New York Times op-ed. Fusion GPS contracted former British intelligence agent Christopher Steele to compile a dossier on Tru...More..

Powerful Earthquake in Caribbean Prompts Tsunami Warnings
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Powerful Earthquake in Caribbean Prompts Tsunami Warnings

The University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre said although the tsunami threat was minimal, the effects of it could have been felt minutes after the natural disaster occurred. EST. Reports were al...More..

Oprah Should Run for President - Even if Only to Spite Trump
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Oprah Should Run for President - Even if Only to Spite Trump

Post-Trump, nothing can be ruled out as Oprah Winfrey's emotional Cecil B. DeMille Award acceptance speech at The Beverly Hilton on Sunday electrified both Hollywood and the Beltway at the prospect of a presi...More..

Snow possible on Thursday; today's high, 54
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Snow possible on Thursday; today's high, 54

THE ALABAMA WEEKEND: Saturday will be breezy and very cold with a clearing sky; most Alabama communities won't get out of the 40s with a north wind of 10-20 miles per hour. South southeast wind 11 to 16 miles...More..

In Kerala CM chopper row, CPM may foot bill
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

In Kerala CM chopper row, CPM may foot bill

However, the order was cancelled last night by the government. His government had debited the expenses from the relief fund. The statement said the order for the payment was issued without the knowledge of th...More..

Mob Angry Over Girl's Rape, Killing Attack Police Station In Pakistan
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Mob Angry Over Girl's Rape, Killing Attack Police Station In Pakistan

The LHC chief justice has summoned reports from sessions judge Kasur and police officials. "Two people have been killed and six others injured in the clashes", Junaid Khalid, a local police officer, told An...More..

Bitcoin Cash price surpasses $3800 mark in South Korea
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Bitcoin Cash price surpasses $3800 mark in South Korea

As for Ethereum, the second-largest cryptocurrency, it dropped 12 percent but then later rebounded. "Every crypto is priced at a 30 percent premium in South Korea", Greg Dwyer, head of business development at...More..

Met Office warning issued for heavy fog across Cheshire and Wirral
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Met Office warning issued for heavy fog across Cheshire and Wirral

It warns: Showers merging to longer spells of thundery rain. "Lows of -1 degree Celsius to +1 degrees Celsius will allow a slight frost to develop". "Afternoon highs will range between 3C or 4C in the north t...More..

Supreme Court modifies 2016 order, says National Anthem not mandatory in theatres
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Supreme Court modifies 2016 order, says National Anthem not mandatory in theatres

The centre had set up the committee after the top court, in October previous year, observed that the people "cannot be forced to carry patriotism on their sleeves" and it can not be assumed that if a person doe...More..

North Carolina ordered to redo voting map skewed by partisanship
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

North Carolina ordered to redo voting map skewed by partisanship

Circuit Court Judge Jim Wynn wrote in the majority opinion . As a result of this ruling, North Carolina's legislature has been ordered to draw up new congressional districts by January 24, establishing a jud...More..

Social care must remain responsibility of local government, warns LGA head
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Social care must remain responsibility of local government, warns LGA head

Corbyn also mocked May over reports that she planned to sack Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt over the NHS crisis, claiming she was "too weak" to do so. "It could just be window dressing". "We have put extra ...More..

First Alert Weather: Chance for showers today under mostly cloudy skies
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

First Alert Weather: Chance for showers today under mostly cloudy skies

A large rain storm will gather to our west on Wednesday as well. Tonight and Tuesday promise to be dry. And so, Friday is a First Alert Day and know that we are monitoring the situation. High temperatures a...More..

Johnny Manziel Trolls Cleveland Browns After Winless Season
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Johnny Manziel Trolls Cleveland Browns After Winless Season

Texas A&M Aggies quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) celebrates a touchdown by running back Ben Malena (1) as they played the Rice Owls during their NCAA football game at Kyle Field in College Station, Texas, ...More..

Discovery Channel Headquarters to Leave Silver Spring
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Discovery Channel Headquarters to Leave Silver Spring

Global Headquarters and will move it to New York City , which will also bring other Scripps employees located across several facilities in NYC under one roof in the second half of 2019. politics are centred. T...More..

UIDAI Introduces Virtual ID System to Improve Aadhaar Privacy
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

UIDAI Introduces Virtual ID System to Improve Aadhaar Privacy

According to reports , the UIDAI will come up with the software to introduce the Virtual ID from March 1 and requires the authentication agencies to start implementing it by end of March. " Aadhaar number b...More..

Scouting Report: Texas A&M at No. 21 Kentucky
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Scouting Report: Texas A&M at No. 21 Kentucky

Knox followed with a layup after Washington stole the ball and found Knox downcourt to give the Wildcats a 69-67 lead they managed to hold for good. The Wildcats and Aggies started hot out of the gate, as...More..

Trump Administration's Shift on Marijuana Could Imperil Banking Arrangements
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Trump Administration's Shift on Marijuana Could Imperil Banking Arrangements

That's because the memo Sessions rescinded, drafted by former Deputy Attorney General James Cole, is the foundation of Treasury Department guidance that created legal space for banks and credit unions to offe...More..

Syrian army breaks siege of army base near Damascus
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Syrian army breaks siege of army base near Damascus

Backed by artillery and air strikes, Syrian units are fighting Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), formerly known as the al Nusra Front and once the Syrian arm of al-Qaeda, which is dominant in the province. Syrian out...More..

Plastic bag charge: 5p levy to be extended in England
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Plastic bag charge: 5p levy to be extended in England

According to the Prime Minister's official spokesperson, Mrs May said the Government has "a clear belief in conserving what is good and standing up against the profligate use of resources, whether that is publi...More..

Husband Arrested For Murder Of Radio Host Wife
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Husband Arrested For Murder Of Radio Host Wife

Tyner said. After almost six years of gossip, rumor and speculation, shore endocrinologist James Kauffman was charged Tuesday in the death of his wife, radio personality April Kauffman, in a murder-for-hire p...More..

US Supreme Court considers legality of OH voter purging
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

US Supreme Court considers legality of OH voter purging

Attorneys general for states opposed to the OH policy say it punishes populations with lower rates of voter turnout, such as racial minorities and young voters. The state then cancels the registration of any vo...More..

South African President Sets up Commission to Investigate Corruption
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

South African President Sets up Commission to Investigate Corruption

EFF's Godrich Gardee said the party hoped that the move "will be followed by the announcement of his resignation". President Zuma says that his consideration of the public's concern over the issue of state...More..

Pakistan reporter Taha Siddiqui flees armed abductors
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Pakistan reporter Taha Siddiqui flees armed abductors

It was also accompanied by a Toyota Vigo without a number plate. I managed to escape. Taha tweeted from his friend's Twitter handle where he said that he was safe with the police now. In May a year ago, the F...More..

Fire crews tackle blaze at recycling plant in Dublin
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Fire crews tackle blaze at recycling plant in Dublin

This was being done with close liaison with the Irish Aviation Authority. Another image showed a huge fire in a compound with many scrapped cars stacked on top of each other. Residents in the surrounding area...More..

School Board President Defends Removing Teacher
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

School Board President Defends Removing Teacher

During a public comment period of a school board meeting, middle school language arts teacher Deyshia Hargrave was recognized, and explained, " For a superintendent or any person in a position of leadership g...More..

North Korea, South Korea agree to hold talks to ease military tensions
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

North Korea, South Korea agree to hold talks to ease military tensions

The reunions would be held on the occasion of the Lunar New Year in February - a national holiday in both Koreas. The meetings between officials of the two Koreas were arranged after North Korean leader Kim J...More..

Indian Man Loses US Citizenship, Becomes First Case of Denaturalization Under Trump
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Indian Man Loses US Citizenship, Becomes First Case of Denaturalization Under Trump

A naturalized American citizen of Indian origin is the first person to be stripped of his citizenship under the Donald Trump administration that is on a mission to deport illegal immigrants. "Our nation's cit...More..

Reuters journalists charged with violating colonial-era Myanmar law
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Reuters journalists charged with violating colonial-era Myanmar law

Dozens of journalists wearing black waited outside the court Wednesday to protest the arrest of their colleagues, who were led into the court smiling and giving the thumbs up sign despite heavy handcuffs on t...More..

Trump administration removes Florida from offshore drilling list
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Trump administration removes Florida from offshore drilling list

Had Zinke cared about the wishes of coastal communities or how drilling off their coasts will affect them, he would have proposed a plan that shrinks drilling even further, not proposed expanding operations to ...More..

South Korea's Moon says Trump deserves 'big' credit for North Korea talks
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

South Korea's Moon says Trump deserves 'big' credit for North Korea talks

The additional danger now, said a second official, was that Kim would seek to use the talks to take advantage of Trump's sometimes bellicose rhetoric to try to drive a wedge between Washington and Seoul . This...More..

US Halts $125 Million in Funding for Palestinian Refugees
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

US Halts $125 Million in Funding for Palestinian Refugees

In a speech at the White House in early December, Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital and initiated the relocation of the US Embassy from Israel's commercial capital Tel Aviv to the holy city, brea...More..

Eight dead in California mudslides, rivers of mud wipe out homes
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Eight dead in California mudslides, rivers of mud wipe out homes

At least eight people are dead amid mudslides in Southern California, where heavy rains triggered flooding and massive run-off, U.S. media report. Most deaths were believed to have occurred in Montecito, a we...More..

Two migrants dead, 290 rescued off Libya coast
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Two migrants dead, 290 rescued off Libya coast

On Sunday, the Libyan navy said it rescued 272 migrants. Last year, 3,116 people died attempting the crossing, according to the International Organization for Migration. According to the IOM, some 119,310 p...More..

Damore Lawsuit: Google Internal Communications Reveal Anti-White, Anti-Male Attitudes
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Damore Lawsuit: Google Internal Communications Reveal Anti-White, Anti-Male Attitudes

James Damore , a former Google engineer who was sacked in August after posting a memo to an internal Google message board arguing that women may not be equally represented in tech because they are biologica...More..

White House aide escorted out by security after CNN interview
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

White House aide escorted out by security after CNN interview

On Monday, a CNN official who was not authorized to speak publicly told USA TODAY that during a commercial break after the segment, Miller wanted to continue the interview but was asked to leave. "I'm not act...More..

Trump on Oprah: 'I don't think she's going to run'
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Trump on Oprah: 'I don't think she's going to run'

You know, I did one of our last shows. "I do think she's intrigued by the idea , I do think that", Ms King told the CBS This Morning programme. Known to millions by her first name, Winfrey, 63, has been ...More..

Liow: MH370 search resumes, expected to cost RM285m if plane found
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Liow: MH370 search resumes, expected to cost RM285m if plane found

He said the primary mission by the United States exploration firm is to identify the location of the wreckage and or both of the flight recorders, namely the Cockpit Voice Recorder (CVR) and Flight Data Recorde...More..

China's Consumer Inflation Surges to 1.8% in Dec
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

China's Consumer Inflation Surges to 1.8% in Dec

Raymond Yeung, chief greater China economist at Australia & New Zealand Banking Group, told Bloomberg News that he expected the PPI to rise by 4.8 percent in 2018, and for the CPI to pick up in January. "We exp...More..

MA named top spot to raise a family
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

MA named top spot to raise a family

MA ranked as the best place to raise a family while New Mexico ranked last. The Palmetto State ranked 44th, trailing Georgia and Arkansas. A new study by WalletHub puts California within the top 10, exact...More..

Nevada rancher freed from prison as federal judge dismisses charges 'with prejudice'
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Nevada rancher freed from prison as federal judge dismisses charges 'with prejudice'

The Nevada rancher who had his charges dismissed in a 2014 armed standoff with government agents is insisting that it's up to the states, not the federal officials, how to manage vast expanses of rangeland in t...More..

Denis Donaldson murder: Gary Donnelly one of two men questioned
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Denis Donaldson murder: Gary Donnelly one of two men questioned

Earlier: Two men have been arrested in Donegal in connection with the murder of former Sinn Féin official and British agent Denis Donaldson over a decade ago. Gardai are appealing to anyone who may have info...More..

Google is being sued for allegedly discriminating against white men
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Google is being sued for allegedly discriminating against white men

Damore was let go in August after saying, among other things, that women's biology hinders them from advancing in the workplace, rather than discrimination. The class action suit is the brainchild of James D...More..

Diplomatic protest vs China an option: Palace
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Diplomatic protest vs China an option: Palace

He insisted that China's militarization of some disputed islands was "not news" since it was already known from the start. "China's provocative militarization of the South China Sea is one area where China ...More..

Australia had third-warmest year on record in 2017
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Australia had third-warmest year on record in 2017

The five hottest years on record in the country have been in the last decade, based on 123 years of record-keeping. The preliminary data released by NOAA's National Centers for Environmental Information serve...More..

Minnesota Vikings: Recapping the last 3 divisional round games at home
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Minnesota Vikings: Recapping the last 3 divisional round games at home

Millie will get to attend her first playoff game this year, courtesy of the team she's rooted for her entire life. The surprise was captured on video by Millie's granddaughter, Ashley Wall, and shared to Twi...More..

Ribeiro files PIL in Mumbai fire case
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Ribeiro files PIL in Mumbai fire case

Mumbai , Jan 9 Congress MLA Nitesh Rane today reiterated his demand for a CBI inquiry into the Kamala Mills inferno that had claimed 14 lives on a day police arrested a hotelier for allegedly sheltering three...More..

Bigg Boss 11: Viewers Want This Contestant To Win The Show!
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Bigg Boss 11: Viewers Want This Contestant To Win The Show!

They both hug and Shilpa accepts his apology. He says that Shilpa is a liar and he just hugged her from the side to say good morning. After that, Akash gets upset with Shilpa for making him bad in everyone'...More..

by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

North Korea to attend Olympics in rival South

Mr. Kim is clearly on a charm offensive after a year of atomic saber-rattling that has left his country isolated and suffering under the impact of worldwide sanctions. "Let's present the people with a precious ...More..