Royce says he will not seek re-election to Congress

Col. Doug Applegate . In the 2016 presidential race, the 49th Congressional District , where Issa serves, also voted for Hillary Clinton by seven percentage points. "That's the kind of serious legislating we could have done a lot more of", he... More..

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Up to 43 people still missing after California mudslides; dead identified

DeGeneres broadcast the FaceTime call on " The Ellen DeGeneres Show " where she described the experiences of the "tight-knit" community where 17 people have died and as of late Thursday eight people were still ...More..

UN Secretary General pushes for peace in visit to Colombia
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

UN Secretary General pushes for peace in visit to Colombia

Military control of the area, which will be accompanied by investment to reduce poverty and coca eradication and substitution programs, is essential to guarantee a stable peace with the FARC and prevent other...More..

Trump allows states to require able-bodied Medicaid recipients to seek employment
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Trump allows states to require able-bodied Medicaid recipients to seek employment

Some 65% of men on Medicaid are working, while 56% of women are employed. And people in Medicaid are often dealing with crises - they may move a lot, or change phone numbers, making them hard to track down. T...More..

France demands United Nations protection for baguette
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

France demands United Nations protection for baguette

The Committee for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage meets annually to assess nominations from around the world. " We must preserve its excellence and our expertise, and it is for this reason tha...More..

Two Palestinian teenagers killed by Israeli troops
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Two Palestinian teenagers killed by Israeli troops

A State Department official later said that no decision had been made on payment. Meanwhile, Secretary of the Revolutionary Council of Abbas' Fatah Party, Majid al-Fitiyani said that political and technical...More..

Woman dies in I-95 crash in St. Johns County
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Woman dies in I-95 crash in St. Johns County

Reported at 11:30 a.m., traffic is being detoured around the Florida 206 overpass, then back onto I-95, the Sheriff's Office said. All northbound lanes are closed at this time and traffic is being rerouted of...More..

Blatant Racism: Trump Calls Haiti, African Nations 'Shithole'
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Blatant Racism: Trump Calls Haiti, African Nations 'Shithole'

Mr Mahama expressed shock over the USA president's action and charged the African Union (AU) to condemn same. Never said anything derogatory about Haitians other than Haiti is, obviously, a very poor and ...More..

Trump keeps U.S. in Iran nuclear deal, but levies more sanctions
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Trump keeps U.S. in Iran nuclear deal, but levies more sanctions

Trump warned that he would scrap the agreement limiting Iran's nuclear program - an accord he has long despised - unless European countries "join with the United States in fixing significant flaws in the deal"....More..

by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Teams Search For Survivors After Montecito Mudslides

Earlier, the Santa Barbara City Fire Department incorrectly reported 48 people were missing, citing a clerical error... Aerial footage over Montecito showed a contrast of widespread damage next to homes com...More..

Botswana condemns disparaging remarks made by United States president
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Botswana condemns disparaging remarks made by United States president

The statement, issued late Friday after the African ambassadors held an emergency meeting, comes amid an global outcry over Trump reportedly saying he'd rather have more immigrants from Norway and fewer fro...More..

No respite from cold in north India, Leh records -15 degree Celsius
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

No respite from cold in north India, Leh records -15 degree Celsius

Northern states of the country, including Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh, reeled under intense cold wave conditions today as fog engulfed parts of Uttar Pradesh and Delhi. The Kokernag area of distric...More..

Florida woman found dead, killed by mistake and 3 people arrested
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Florida woman found dead, killed by mistake and 3 people arrested

Kissimmee detectives say a woman hired a couple to kill a romantic rival, and the couple killed the wrong woman. Osceola County Sheriff Russ Gibson told news outlets that Ishnar Marie Lopez, 35, was upset tha...More..

US's Iran Nuclear Treaty Decision Expected As Europe Urges Deal Kept
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

US's Iran Nuclear Treaty Decision Expected As Europe Urges Deal Kept

Trump stopped short of declaring a United States withdrawal from the deal, however, and instead punted the issue to Congress, initiating a 60-day review period during which American lawmakers could decide whe...More..

Trump used vulgarity repeatedly, says senator in immigration row
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Trump used vulgarity repeatedly, says senator in immigration row

The group is extremely appalled at, and strongly condemns the outrageous, racist and xenophobic remarks by the president of the United States of America as widely reported by the media, a statement added, dem...More..

Has Trump talked to North Korea's Kim?
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Has Trump talked to North Korea's Kim?

And as high-level negotiators from both sides met Tuesday for the first time in more than two years, the North amped-up its anti-Washington, anti-Trump criticism. But the chief North Korean delegate complained ...More..

The anatomy of Vernon Philander's Test-best spell
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

The anatomy of Vernon Philander's Test-best spell

Virat and the team management might have had their reasons for benching India's "most consistent and solid player away from home" (in Virat's own words), but observers weren't at all pleased with the decision...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

China's trade with North Korea drops by half as sanctions tighten

But while the United States and other nations have welcomed those talks, North Korea continues to to proclaim its firm commitment to its nuclear weapons program. In response to North Korean ballistic missile an...More..

'I'm alive' - Shi'ites leader El-Zakzaky speaks from detention
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

'I'm alive' - Shi'ites leader El-Zakzaky speaks from detention

The violent repression of IMN and detention of Zakzaky, despite a court ruling that he could not be held without charge and should be released, drew accusations of human rights abuses by President Muhammadu Buh...More..

Vegas gunman emailed about bump stocks months before shooting: docs
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Vegas gunman emailed about bump stocks months before shooting: docs

The Las Vegas gunman exchanged emails about buying rifles and bump stocks months before he carried out the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history using guns equipped with the device that allows semi-autom...More..

Wolff Won't Release Tapes, Notes for Trump Book
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Wolff Won't Release Tapes, Notes for Trump Book

He initially left Breitbart in 2016 to lead Mr Trump's unconventional election campaign. When he returned to Breitbart from the White House, Bannon pledged to use the outlet as a tool against so-called es...More..

Chelsea Manning is running for Maryland's Senate
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Chelsea Manning is running for Maryland's Senate

Cardin is Maryland's senior senator and is considered an overwhelming favorite to win a third term, according to the Post. Manning was convicted of leaking sensitive military information to Wikileaks in 2010 ...More..

Iran sanctions: Tehran vows retaliation over Trump move
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Iran sanctions: Tehran vows retaliation over Trump move

During that four-month period, he wants Congress and America's main European allies to draw up a new deal - without negotiating with Tehran - to replace the "disastrous flaws" in the current agreement. He furth...More..

USA embassy in London disagrees with Trump's reason for cancelling United Kingdom trip
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

USA embassy in London disagrees with Trump's reason for cancelling United Kingdom trip

Wanted me to cut the ribbon - NO!" He took to Twitter to say his first trip to Britain since being elected a year ago was off amid claims he feared mass street protests and blamed his predecessor Barack Obama...More..

Daniil Medvedev seals Sydney International title with victory over Alex De Minaur
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Daniil Medvedev seals Sydney International title with victory over Alex De Minaur

The momentum was firmly with Medvedev, who charged into a 4-0 lead as De Minaur tightened up, but the teenager was not finished yet, saving a match point prior to getting back on serve at 5-5, as the pair conti...More..

Ionescu, Hebard lead No. 8 OR women past Arizona 62-44
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Ionescu, Hebard lead No. 8 OR women past Arizona 62-44

What It Means: Oregon entered the night having matched the best start to conference play in school history at 4-0, and extended it with the win. Arizona wasn't as effective in turning points into turnovers - ...More..

Brexit caused 37% fall in new London financial jobs in December
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Brexit caused 37% fall in new London financial jobs in December

Last year, the bankers complained that they had not been heard by May's government in preparation for leaving the EU. The meeting focused on Brexit , how to make Britain a more attractive place for financial...More..

Iran To Trump: Nuclear Deal Not Negotiable
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Iran To Trump: Nuclear Deal Not Negotiable

After conflicting reports and speculations, Trump waived Friday economic sanctions against Iran as part of the binding nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action . But the deal wa...More..

Djokovic still managing elbow injury, happy with 'new service motion'
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Djokovic still managing elbow injury, happy with 'new service motion'

It was the latest stumble for the former world No 1 but his 2017 took a more serious downward turn in the summer when, after pulling out during his Wimbledon quarter-final against Tomas Berdych, he announced he...More..

Hawaii officials say missile alert was mistake
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Hawaii officials say missile alert was mistake

But the warning turned out to be completely false, and the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency tweeted that there was no missile threat to the state. This was the alert which was issued among residents in Haw...More..

Mahathir not allowed to visit Anwar by prison authorities
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Mahathir not allowed to visit Anwar by prison authorities

Mahathir, who earned a reputation during his 22-year tenure as prime minister of being a no-nonsense authoritarian with little time for dissenters promoting liberal values, stands to become the world's oldest l...More..

Black ice, dense fog forecast for Tuesday morning in east Oklahoma
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Black ice, dense fog forecast for Tuesday morning in east Oklahoma

McHenry and surrounding counties experienced less than a quarter-mile of visibility in some areas Wednesday night because of the fog, according to the service. Drive with caution, regardless. This will cause br...More..

Tony Blair savages Jeremy Corbyn over his Brexit position
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Tony Blair savages Jeremy Corbyn over his Brexit position

Mr Blair said whether voters were given a say through an election or referendum was a second order problem. "Lots of Labour voters voted for Brexit and this to them sounds like the metropolitan elite igno...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Civil Rights icon: Trump's profane comments about immigrants were 'despicable'

But in another tweet on Friday the president denied that he insulted Haitians. Trump reportedly demanded to know why the U.S. should accept immigrants from " shithole countries ", after lawmakers raised...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Watsco Inc Expected to Earn FY2017 Earnings of $5.57 Per Share (WSO)

KeyCorp reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Watsco in a research report on Friday, November 17th. On Thursday, October 26 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with "Underweight". Bath Savings Trus...More..

'Veere Di Wedding' Release Gets Pushed By Two Weeks
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

'Veere Di Wedding' Release Gets Pushed By Two Weeks

Veere Di Wedding has been a passion project forKareena and Sonam as they were trying to get it made for years now. However, the domino effect of the changing schedules has effected a postponement in the releas...More..

At Least 13 Dead From California Mudslides
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

At Least 13 Dead From California Mudslides

Southern California Public Radio reported that "only an estimated 10 to 15 percent of people in a mandatory evacuation area of Santa Barbara County heeded the warning", though the disaster primarily struc...More..

Trump says 'probably' has a good relationship with North Korea's Kim
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Trump says 'probably' has a good relationship with North Korea's Kim

Asked whether he has spoken with the North Korean leader, Trump told the newspaper: "I don't want to comment on it". I'm not saying I have or haven't. "I see a lot of good energy". White House spokespeople di...More..

H&M In South Africa Left In Ruins Following Protest
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

H&M In South Africa Left In Ruins Following Protest

Innocent shoppers were forced to flee as activists swept through the stores, which included Africa's flagship H&M stores in the upmarket suburb of Sandton, Johannesburg. H&M said despite the incident being "acc...More..

Man held for shooting mother after video game argument
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Man held for shooting mother after video game argument

Police arrived to find a 68-year-old victim with a gunshot wound to the head. During their investigation, police determined 28-year-old Matthew Nicholson had been in his bedroom playing video games when he be...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Desperate search for survivors in California mudslides

Brown said the Coroner's Office expects to begin releasing the names of those killed as soon as Thursday. The search for victims of the disaster has carried on in Montecito, where crews are labouring to fix p...More..

'Non voglio immigrati da quei cessi di paesi', bufera antirazzista contro Trump
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

'Non voglio immigrati da quei cessi di paesi', bufera antirazzista contro Trump

Per questo, gli ambasciatori dei Paesi africani alle Nazioni Unite hanno chiesto al presidente americano di "ritrattare" e "scusarsi" per le sue dichiarazioni " razziste e xenofobe " sui migranti prov...More..

Qatar says second UAE military plane violated its airspace
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Qatar says second UAE military plane violated its airspace

Sheikha Alia Ahmed bin Saif al-Thani described the incident as an evidence that shows UAE authorities seek to continue their approach to violate global law, conventions, charters and worldwide norms. The UAE ...More..

Everton defender Mason Holgate facing investigation over homophobic tweets
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Everton defender Mason Holgate facing investigation over homophobic tweets

However, the FA have since opened another investigation with Holgate at the centre of attention. Holgate is set to be interviewed by the Football Association as part of their investigation into his claims o...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Trump's immigration remarks lambasted

He said the bill was a step backwards because it would force the United States "to take large numbers of people from high crime countries which are doing badly". The AU representative said they were alarmed b...More..

Iran calls fresh United States sanctions illegal, hostile
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Iran calls fresh United States sanctions illegal, hostile

Waiving the big sanctions and slapping on some new small ones is a maneuver we've seen the Trump administration do before, as it deals with its dilemma on the nuclear deal . "snap-back" provisions to reimp...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Search for survivors of devastating California mudslide enters third day

The other children killed were six-year-old Peerawat Sutthithepn, 10-year-old Jonathan Benitez and 12-year-old Sawyer Corey. The Benitez brothers are gardeners. Meanwhile, the Thomas fire that denuded Santa...More..

Children's services to see third education secretary in two years after reshuffle
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Children's services to see third education secretary in two years after reshuffle

Greening had reigned in Tory expectations on the introduction of more selective education policies with more grammar school places - reportedly making her unpopular with a number of people within the Tory Party...More..

Iran removes death penalty for some drugs offences
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Iran removes death penalty for some drugs offences

The change in law is set to apply retroactively , meaning that up to 5,000 prisoners could evade execution after Ayatollah Sadeq Larijani asked officials to halt executions of those affected by the new amendmen...More..

Myanmar's Suu Kyi: Army admission on killings a 'positive step'
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Myanmar's Suu Kyi: Army admission on killings a 'positive step'

Some 655,000 Rohingya have fled western Rakhine state to Bangladesh since August, carrying with them consistent accounts of atrocities by Myanmar's army. On December 18, the military announced a mass grave cont...More..