Chicago Reports Fewer Murders in 2017

The 2017 crime stats out of Chicago are showing signs of improvement in the city as police and other officials work to cut down violent crime. Shootings in Chicago exceeded 3,500 in 2017, down from more than 4,300 in 2016 but up from more than ... More..

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Ford Expands ST Trim to Edge SUV
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Ford Expands ST Trim to Edge SUV

The Ford Edge SUV has been given a bit of a facelift for and has been revealed ahead of its debut in the United States at the Detroit Motor Show. Ford announced that the Ford Edge will be the next model to ...More..

Tiffany Haddish Shares a Graphic Girls Trip Joke Cut From the Movie
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Tiffany Haddish Shares a Graphic Girls Trip Joke Cut From the Movie

I don't. The most reviews you'll see me read is something that either my publicist sends me and says, "Read this", and I'm like, "You read it", because if it hurt my feelings I'm going to cuss their ass out...More..

Suspects Sought in Salisbury Armed Robbery
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Suspects Sought in Salisbury Armed Robbery

Police stated Thursday that a man wanted in connection to a bank robbery is considered armed and risky. Investigators learned from the clerk that two men entered the business, according to police, and one bra...More..

The Queen reveals the crown could
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

The Queen reveals the crown could "break your neck"

The format of the programme is similar to the documentary Elizabeth At 90, with the Queen filmed in conversation with Mr Bruce as they watch private and official film footage. And you can't look down to read ...More..

Bryan Fuller Is Working on Anne Rice's Vampire Chronicles
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Bryan Fuller Is Working on Anne Rice's Vampire Chronicles

Notable blood-thirster Bryan Fuller is working on the pilot for Paramount's new series based on Anne Rice's Vampire Chronicles books , and there are hopes he'll stay on the show for good. Nearly instantly af...More..

Israel ties much stronger than one United Nations vote: Envoy
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Israel ties much stronger than one United Nations vote: Envoy

Israel's Ambassador to India Daniel Carmon on Friday said that India's vote against Israel at the UN General Assembly on the issue of Jerusalem will not influence the bilateral ties between the two sides. Durin...More..

Twitter denies bias after a senior employee insults Trump in undercover video
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Twitter denies bias after a senior employee insults Trump in undercover video

Such bias isn't part of Twitter's public policies, but Norai was filmed telling undercover reporters for Project Veritas that many such policies do exist behind closed doors. "Twitter was probably about 90 ...More..

by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Pelosi: 'Five White Guys' Leading DACA Talks Should Open a 'Hamburger Stand'

Discussions around DACA have also expanded to touch on issues beyond border security, leading the President to blast immigrants from places such as Haiti and El Salvador, which he called "s--hole countries". Sh...More..

Japan refuses South Korea's call to do more for 'comfort women'
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Japan refuses South Korea's call to do more for 'comfort women'

Friday marked the first time for the Japanese leader to reveal his thoughts on Seoul's new position on the deal. Abe also reiterated his call for South Korea to faithfully carry out the agreement. With Abe re...More..

Turkey tells citizens to reconsider travelling to US
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Turkey tells citizens to reconsider travelling to US

The statement says that cases of terror attacks and violence have increased in US. The U.S. on Wednesday urged its citizens to reconsider travel plans to Turkey, noting that terrorist groups explicitly targ...More..

Another seat in Congress to open with retirement of California Rep. Royce
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Another seat in Congress to open with retirement of California Rep. Royce

His vacant seat will prompt a contested race in the 2018 elections. Roll Call noted that Issa's decision not to seek re-election to Congress will open up a competitive House seat in California. Democrats ...More..

Marijuana users not a priority for Maine US Attorney
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Marijuana users not a priority for Maine US Attorney

Quinnipiac also found that voters oppose enforcing federal marijuana laws in states that have legalized medical or recreational marijuana by a three-to-one margin, with 70 percent of respondents saying the fede...More..

Saudi Arabia rolls out tourist visas for women without chaperone
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Saudi Arabia rolls out tourist visas for women without chaperone

Saudi private company on Thursday opened the first auto showroom for women only just five months before a decision allowing females to drive takes effect. The conservative kingdom has however in recent mon...More..

The West must seize this chance to change Iran
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

The West must seize this chance to change Iran

United Nations experts have urged Iranian authorities to respect the rights of protestors and voiced concern over Tehran's restriction of social messaging services. The rallies come after Iran's Suprem...More..

Is Trump signaling changes in policy toward N. Korea?
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Is Trump signaling changes in policy toward N. Korea?

Consider that while South Korea launched its first official negotiations with its northern neighbors in two years , an effort to ease tensions and "move toward peace and reconciliation", the Trump administ...More..

Victorian Tatts player wins $55 million Powerball jackpot
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Victorian Tatts player wins $55 million Powerball jackpot

A ticket purchased in Plainview, N.Y. matched five numbers, but not the Powerball and is worth $1 million. Players have roughly a 1 in 11,688,053 chance to win the second prize of at least $1 million. The V...More..

Homicide Suspect Dead After Ambushing Officers Outside CMPD Headquarters
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Homicide Suspect Dead After Ambushing Officers Outside CMPD Headquarters

The suspect, 23-year-old Jonathan Bennett, was pronounced dead at Carolinas Medical Center. The alert was soon canceled, WSOC reported that officers responded to a shots-fired call Thursday afternoon on Carly...More..

Serious fire closes Nottingham Station and disrupts travel services across the city
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Serious fire closes Nottingham Station and disrupts travel services across the city

Services from Newark Northgate Station to Lincoln have not been affected. About 60 firefighters have been tackling a large fire at Nottingham station. A dozen fire appliance crews have been on the scene of ...More..

Global Geopolitical Series: Pakistan ends intelligence cooperation with USA as aid halts
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Global Geopolitical Series: Pakistan ends intelligence cooperation with USA as aid halts

Pakistan's move comes as the USA - now fighting its war on terror in Afghanistan - suspended military aid to Islamabad , accusing it of harboring terrorists who attack foreign troops in Afghanistan. He stresse...More..

Pakistani father of slain girl blames police for slow action
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Pakistani father of slain girl blames police for slow action

Zainab's body was found dumped in a garbage heap near Kashmir Chowk in Kasur on Tuesday. Kasur has seen over 700 cases of child rape since 2015, and was in the news before that because of a child abuse ring ...More..

Julian Assange is officially a citizen of Ecuador
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Julian Assange is officially a citizen of Ecuador

Assange's time living under political asylum in Ecuador's embassy has been controversial. He was also wanted in Sweden for questioning over rape accusations but prosecutors there dropped the case a year ago...More..

Indu first woman pick from Bar for SC Bench
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Indu first woman pick from Bar for SC Bench

In a first of its kind incident in the history of Indian judiciary, the Supreme Court collegium on Thursday recommended senior advocate Indu Malhotra as the first woman lawyer to be directly appointed a...More..

Merkel sees tough day in crunch talks on coalition
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Merkel sees tough day in crunch talks on coalition

As the negotiations got underway, Merkel acknowledged there was a lot of work ahead, but said she was "optimistic" the parties could reach an agreement. But both parties bled support in the September 24 elec...More..

Panel backs University of Rochester misconduct probe; president resigns
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Panel backs University of Rochester misconduct probe; president resigns

Nevertheless, university President Joel Seligman announced he will resign next month so that a new leader can focus on healing the campus. But, in an at times contradictory report , former U.S. "Zero toler...More..

Trump likely to meet Macron in Davos: White House
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Trump likely to meet Macron in Davos: White House

Considering President Donald Trump's platform of economic populism and fighting for the working class, his decision to attend has raised eyebrows. Moments before the White House announcement, one of those w...More..

Teenager Amy 'Dolly' Everett farewelled in emotional service in Katherine
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Teenager Amy 'Dolly' Everett farewelled in emotional service in Katherine

The company said it was "shocked and distressed" by her death. "If by some chance the people who thought this was a joke and made themselves feel superior by the constant bullying and harassment see this post...More..

Trump Vetoed His Trip To London Amid Fears Of City-Stopping Protests
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Trump Vetoed His Trip To London Amid Fears Of City-Stopping Protests

Mr Trump was also scheduled to hold talks with Mrs May in No 10, with February 26 and 27 marked in the diary. He is said to be unhappy about the lack of "bells and whistles" surrounding the event and the fa...More..

Missouri Governor Admits to Extramarital Affair, Denies Blackmail Accusations
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Missouri Governor Admits to Extramarital Affair, Denies Blackmail Accusations

In the story that aired on KMOV-TV in St. Louis, the woman's ex-husband claimed Greitens blindfolded the woman, led her downstairs and then took a picture of her, which the ex-husband says he then used for blac...More..

Palestinians Declare 'Jerusalem Not for Sale' against Trump Threat to Cut Aid
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Palestinians Declare 'Jerusalem Not for Sale' against Trump Threat to Cut Aid

Trump last month recognised Jerusalem as Israel's capital despite warnings from the Arab leaders, reversing decades of U.S. and global policy on the holy city. Palestinians slammed the announcement, with ...More..

Hospital under fire after patient dumped outside in cold
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Hospital under fire after patient dumped outside in cold

He called emegency services and medics eventually took the woman back to the same hospital that had dumped her. The hospital stated that they "failed" in their treatment. "So ya'll are just going to leave thi...More..

Dalits call off Maharashtra bandh after bringing state to its knees
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Dalits call off Maharashtra bandh after bringing state to its knees

In view of protests in the city and suburbs, police diverted traffic for smooth vehicular movement. On the Western Railway, protesters obstructed services at Nallasopara station. The bandh that began on Wedne...More..

Canada taking US NAFTA threat seriously, seeks to end…
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Canada taking US NAFTA threat seriously, seeks to end…

But taking a tough stand is an approach the Americans can appreciate, International Trade Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne argued Thursday. "When it comes to the more unconventional USA proposals, we ha...More..

David Davis complains of European Union discrimination in leaked letter
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

David Davis complains of European Union discrimination in leaked letter

Davis is meeting CEOs in Munich Thursday. In an article for the German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine , the two ministers - on opposite sides of the Brexit fence - say the EU's desire to protect the Sing...More..

Firefighter keeps promise to young Sutherland Springs shooting victim
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Firefighter keeps promise to young Sutherland Springs shooting victim

Memorials in Sutherland Springs, Texas , for those shot and killed in the massacre at the First Baptist Church there November 5, 2017.Memorials in Sutherland Springs, Texas , for those shot and killed in the ...More..

At least 17 killed in California mudslides
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

At least 17 killed in California mudslides

Two dozen people remain missing after the mudslides swept through Santa Barbara County following a rainstorm that swept the area on Tuesday (Jan 9). " Praying for our community again in Santa Barbara". ...More..

European Union urges USA not to withdraw from Iran nuclear deal
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

European Union urges USA not to withdraw from Iran nuclear deal

A furious effort is underway this week by supposed Iran deal opponents in the Trump administration and Congress to convince President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. At the North A...More..

One person killed during protests in Tunisia
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

One person killed during protests in Tunisia

Inflation is running at more than 6 percent, putting further pressure on household budgets. But public anger has been building since January 1, when the government raised the price of petrol and other items a...More..

Snowfall, wind gusts up to 45 miles per hour expected in Kearney area Thursday
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Snowfall, wind gusts up to 45 miles per hour expected in Kearney area Thursday

Now, we have a flood watch that's triggered by concerns of melting snow and heavy rain. This means that while a few spots could still have as much as 5 to 6 inches of snow pack that is only equal to about 0...More..

Ritz robbers dropped bag of jewels
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Ritz robbers dropped bag of jewels

In December, a man was able to substitute two diamonds and two rings worth 5.5 million euros in a jewellery store replacing them with fakes. "Obviously there is a security system and an alarm in this type of ...More..

County execs on LI: Congress needs to help Salvadorans on TPS
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

County execs on LI: Congress needs to help Salvadorans on TPS

Based on a thorough review by the Departments of State and Justice, the Attorney General has determined that, due to the environmental disaster and substantial disruption of living conditions caused by the eart...More..

by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Can Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) Create Value For Investors?

Shell Asset Management Co. now owns 89,144 shares of the natural resource company's stock worth $993,000 after buying an additional 38,963 shares during the period. St Johns Management Lc stated it has 0.04% in...More..

Putin slams drone attacks on Russian military facilities in Syria as provocation
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Putin slams drone attacks on Russian military facilities in Syria as provocation

The prime suspect was the Al-Qaeda affiliated jihadist group Ahrar al-Sham, according to a number of news sites. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu alleged earlier that Syria's government forces had ...More..

US Air Force sends B-2 bombers and 200 Airmen to Guam
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

US Air Force sends B-2 bombers and 200 Airmen to Guam

The PAF said the move is aimed at supporting the US Pacific Command's Bomber Assurance and Deterrence mission. It was unclear how long the powerful stealth bombers would be deployed to Guam, a strategically i...More..

Trump's 'foul mouthed outburst' at White House
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Trump's 'foul mouthed outburst' at White House

Durbin explained that as part of that deal, a lottery for visas that has benefited people from African and other diverse nations would be ended. Trump has moved to end the status for immigrants from El Salvado...More..

Putin praises 'mature politician' Kim Jong
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Putin praises 'mature politician' Kim Jong

Earlier in the day, North Korea claimed Michael Wolff's bombshell new book about Donald Trump spells the end of the U.S. president's political career. Moreover, according to experts from the DPRK Foreign Mini...More..

Trump refers to African countries as 's---hole' nations
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Trump refers to African countries as 's---hole' nations

President Donald Trump on Thursday questioned why people from "shithole countries" - Haiti, El Salvador and African nations - come to the United States, unnamed sources briefed on the meeting said. "He will a...More..

Georgia in US Senate Democrats Report
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Georgia in US Senate Democrats Report

The report documents acts of war in Ukraine, a coup plot in Montenegro, hacked emails and social media bots, and it makes 10 sets of recommendations on how the USA can stop similar attacks in the future. Th...More..

by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Trump says United States sold Norway non-existent F-52 fighter jets

Donald Trump and Erna Solberg talked about Tesla and how Norway is a great customer of the USA. Norway contributes to U.S. economy, USA produces good products. During the White House press conference, Solb...More..

Japan protests as Chinese frigate sails close to disputed islands
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Japan protests as Chinese frigate sails close to disputed islands

The official told AFP it was the first such incursion since June 2016. It was the first time for the government to disclose its detection of a foreign submarine in the contiguous zone near the Senkakus. Japan...More..