20 nations commit to considering more sanctions on North Korea

He suggested improved maritime interdiction operations to end illicit ship-to-ship transfers would help enforce the United Nations sanctions that were passed in December. South Korea's Unification Ministry spokesman Baik Tae-hyun told a regular brief... More..

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Steve Bannon to face House Russia investigators Tuesday
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Steve Bannon to face House Russia investigators Tuesday

FEC records, which require disclosing campaign expenditures over $100, show that 24 groups backing candidates for Congress held events, a lot of them fundraisers, at Trump properties. Trump, 71, is known to enj...More..

Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club Required Emergency Repairs, Failed Maintenance Inspection
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club Required Emergency Repairs, Failed Maintenance Inspection

The initial inspection - done on November 8th, exactly one year after Trump was elected - by the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation showed the property did not have smoke detectors spe...More..

by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Tillerson warns military action on N Korea

A Japanese government source said the world needed to "force North Korea to change its policy by maximizing pressure through all available means, including through full implementation of U.N. The gathering ma...More..

CBSE releases revised datesheet of Class 12, 2018 board examination
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

CBSE releases revised datesheet of Class 12, 2018 board examination

For the Humanities stream students, three papers - Psychology, Political Science and Legal Studies - have been scheduled back to back on April 5, 6 and 7, respectively. There have been no changes in the Class ...More..

15-year-old Dalit Girl's Raped, Brutalised Body Found in Haryana's Jind
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

15-year-old Dalit Girl's Raped, Brutalised Body Found in Haryana's Jind

The injuries reportedly indicated that she had been tortured. A teenage rape victim died after suffering a ruptured liver and lungs when a group of men took it in turns to mutilate her. The girl's father was ...More..

Authorities: California mom of captive kids 'perplexed' by deputies
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Authorities: California mom of captive kids 'perplexed' by deputies

A 17-year-old girl called police after escaping from her family's California home where she and her 12 siblings were locked up, some so malnourished officers at first believed all were children even though seve...More..

by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

African nations issue extraordinary response to Trump's racist comments, demand apology

The group, which represents the 55 countries on the African continent, said that Trump's remarks " dishonor the celebrated American creed and respect for diversity and human dignity", and that the administrati...More..

Graham: Immigration Reform Debate 'Has Turned Into a S-Show'
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Graham: Immigration Reform Debate 'Has Turned Into a S-Show'

The White House has not denied that Mr Trump used a vulgar term, and indicated on Tuesday that no apology would be forthcoming. Haiti's ambassador to Washington, Paul Altidor, said it was distressing that...More..

Majority of National Park Service advisory board resigns
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Majority of National Park Service advisory board resigns

Three-quarters of the members of a federally chartered board advising the National Park Service have abruptly quit out of frustration that Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke had refused to meet with them or conven...More..

Steve Bannon Meets Behind Closed Doors With House Panel On Russia
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Steve Bannon Meets Behind Closed Doors With House Panel On Russia

Bannon, according to Wolff, called the meeting "treasonous" and "unpatriotic", but has since retracted his criticism of Donald Trump Jr.'s participation. Nix denies that he colluded with Russian Federation on...More..

Du Plessis rates second game as 'one of the harder Tests'
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Du Plessis rates second game as 'one of the harder Tests'

We've asked for pace and bounce so hopefully we will get that. "To get the conditions we want, the ball must spin as little as possible". The Proteas have requested a greenish wicket that will offer pace and ...More..

Iranian Quds Force agents arrested in Germany for spying on Israeli targets
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Iranian Quds Force agents arrested in Germany for spying on Israeli targets

The federal prosecutor's office in Germany says police have conducted a series searches across the country in connection with investigations into 10 suspected Iranian spies. The German Bild newspaper reported...More..

USA military: No 'support' for Kurdish YPG in Afrin
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

USA military: No 'support' for Kurdish YPG in Afrin

Meanwhile, US said "they are preparing the border security forces of Syria", including the fighters of the Kurdish coalition Forces of Democratic Syria. The PYD/PKK is the Syrian offshoot of the PKK, which has ...More..

Aggies Ranked No. 10 in D1Baseball Preseason Top 25
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Aggies Ranked No. 10 in D1Baseball Preseason Top 25

On Dec. 19, State was ranked No. 13 in the Collegiate Baseball Preseason Poll and No. 25 by Perfect Game in its preseason poll on January 10. Despite five players being selected in the 2017 MLB Draft, the Reb...More..

Chelsea Manning releases Senate campaign video
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Chelsea Manning releases Senate campaign video

Manning's opponent in the Democratic Party primary is one of the most standard, banal, typical, privileged and mediocre politicians in the U.S. Congress: Benjamin Cardin, a 74-year-old white, straight man who i...More..

WEF: Experts Forecast Risks To Intensify In 2018
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

WEF: Experts Forecast Risks To Intensify In 2018

Overall, 59 per cent of the respondents pointed to increased level of risks this year, the WEF said while hoping that a positive economic outlook would give leaders the opportunity to tackle systemic fragilit...More..

Bannon subpoenaed by special counsel, House committee to testify on Russia probes
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Bannon subpoenaed by special counsel, House committee to testify on Russia probes

Durbin said Monday the White House should release whatever recording it might have of the meeting. Mr Bannon allowed Wolff, who painted a picture of an erratic and poorly informed president, substantial acces...More..

Simona Halep faces nervous wait over ankle injury
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Simona Halep faces nervous wait over ankle injury

That's why I tape all the time. I have delayed my retirement to take in the Australian Open because I love the event so much. So I will see. "Whenever I get asked that question, it always comes across in ...More..

Former Trump aide Bannon refuses to comply with House subpoena
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Former Trump aide Bannon refuses to comply with House subpoena

It was unclear whether Bannon was more forthcoming after the issuance of the subpoena. The meeting came about after Donald Trump Jr. was told in an email that the Russian government had compromising infor...More..

Pentagon mulls nuclear response to cyber attacks
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Pentagon mulls nuclear response to cyber attacks

Trump recently told South Korean President Moon Jae-in that he would consider having a dialogue with Kim "at the appropriate time, under the right circumstances", but the recent exercises were likely conducted ...More..

UK appoints 'minister for loneliness' to tackle 'sad reality of modern life'
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

UK appoints 'minister for loneliness' to tackle 'sad reality of modern life'

Not less than three months that the Imo state Governor Rochas Okorocha created the Ministry of Happiness and Purpose Fulfilment to address "bitterness" in the state, that the United Kingdom on Wednesday appoint...More..

Corbyn allies win seats on Labour's ruling body
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Corbyn allies win seats on Labour's ruling body

Mr Corbyn however appeared to finally settle on whether his party would call on the British Government to stay in the single market, saying Britain can not remain a member of the single market because of its de...More..

Winfrey says 'time is up' for abusive men in Globes speech
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Winfrey says 'time is up' for abusive men in Globes speech

Nearly as soon as Trump won the 2016 elections, some were arguing that she was the person to beat him in 2020. Winfrey's speech as she accepted the Cecil B. Oprah also branched out into acting. She promoted ...More..

by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Investors Sell Shares of QUALCOMM (QCOM) on Strength (QCOM)

The stock decreased 0.09% or $0.015 during the last trading session, reaching $16.745. About 2.85M shares traded or 116.08% up from the average. On 16 January 2018, BlackBerry Limited (NYSE:BB) stock price st...More..

Trump is in excellent health, doctor says
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Trump is in excellent health, doctor says

Still, he again balked after the White House was consulted, said Representative Adam Schiff , the top Democrat on the committee. Bannon appeared before the House Intel Committee on Tuesday. The subpoena co...More..

DAC clears procurements of arms worth Rs 3547 crore
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

DAC clears procurements of arms worth Rs 3547 crore

The revised procedure will now allow the defence ministry to accept suo motu proposals from the industry and also allow start-ups to develop equipment for the Indian Armed Forces. They will be allowed to hire d...More..

GOP still struggling with Trump's remarks on Africa
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

GOP still struggling with Trump's remarks on Africa

Afterward Trump insisted in a tweet that he "never said anything derogatory about Haitians other than Haiti is, obviously, a very poor and troubled country". had gotten to a place where many people in the roo...More..

Army Chief for 'some checks and curbs' on internet, social media
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Army Chief for 'some checks and curbs' on internet, social media

Once they are identified, General Rawat added, "The nations had to do their own job". The Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism "will formalise and structure existing and future areas of collaboration be...More..

by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Former Trump aide Steve Bannon refuses to comply with House subpoena

Bannon is one of several key Trump associates coming before the panel this week, including former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski and senior White House aide Rick Dearborn, who two sources said is t...More..

Democrats Flip State Senate Seat in Wisconsin
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Democrats Flip State Senate Seat in Wisconsin

Mr Walker warned the result was a "wake up call for Republicans in Wisconsin", ahead of national midterm elections in November that will see all 435 seats in the House of Representatives contested, as well ...More..

United States official asks Pak to take action against Haqqani network
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

United States official asks Pak to take action against Haqqani network

The adviser sensitized the delegates over the fragility of the region and reiterated Pakistan's strong commitment towards peace in Afghanistan and the region. side to advise restraint to India and stop its esca...More..

Lawsuit filed on behalf of Montecito mudslide victims
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Lawsuit filed on behalf of Montecito mudslide victims

The lawsuit calls for SCE to pay the costs of fix and replacement of damaged and destroyed property, lost wages, attorney fees and "damages for emotional distress". Officials at the Montecito Water District did...More..

Trump and White House attack the Wall Street Journal over a quote
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Trump and White House attack the Wall Street Journal over a quote

But the North Korean negotiators at times appeared to be explicitly trying to separate South Korea from its ally in Washington. "The entire United States is within range of our nuclear weapons, and a nuclear ...More..

Public health warning after measles outbreak
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Public health warning after measles outbreak

Measles is highly contagious and spreads easily, while people are infectious four days before a visible rash develops. "People most at risk of catching measles are those who either have not had measles infect...More..

Trump is in 'excellent' health: White House physician
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Trump is in 'excellent' health: White House physician

The doc initially said the exam "went exceptionally well", but cautioned there's room for improvement. Dr Jackson said the test - which Trump did " exceedingly well " on - would have shown evidence of Alzheim...More..

Yellow warning issued by Met Office - as Wiltshire braces for high winds
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Yellow warning issued by Met Office - as Wiltshire braces for high winds

Now Met Eireann are warning that very strong winds will occur this evening, Wednesday, and into the early hours of Thursday. Louth is set to be battered with "very strong winds" and gusts of up to 110 km/h. T...More..

Senate advances spying bill past key procedural hurdle, setting up likely passage
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Senate advances spying bill past key procedural hurdle, setting up likely passage

The 60-to-38 vote barely cleared a procedural threshold for moving the bill toward a vote on final passage later this week, which would send to the president's desk the measure reauthorizing the National Securi...More..

Four players dismissed from football team
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Four players dismissed from football team

Coney led the Fighting Irish in tackles this past season, while Tillery led the team in sacks. Tillery started all 13 games, anchoring the much improved Irish defensive line. And it wasn't cupcake opponents t...More..

Iran Joins Russia, Turkey In Opposing US Plan To Guard Syrian Border
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Iran Joins Russia, Turkey In Opposing US Plan To Guard Syrian Border

Bashar al-Assad's army objects to any form of US presence in the country and will seek to put an end to it, Reuters reported, citing state media. In an address to the 13th conference of the Parliamentary Un...More..

by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Acadian Asset Management LLC Increases Position in Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW)

Shares of Charles Schwab Corp ( NYSE SCHW ) traded up $0.14 on Tuesday, hitting $55.53. The stock exchanged hands with 794,021 numbers of shares compared to its average daily volume of 6.01M shares. During the ...More..

Carillion Canada still maintaining Ontario roads despite parent company's collapse
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Carillion Canada still maintaining Ontario roads despite parent company's collapse

It follows an announcement firms working for Carillion on purely private sector deals will only have two days of government support. After that, they could be terminated unless the firm's private sector clien...More..

President Trump says he's willing to make DACA deal after downplaying chances
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

President Trump says he's willing to make DACA deal after downplaying chances

On Twitter , former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney criticized Trump's comments in the immigration meeting as "inconsistent [with] America's history and antithetical to American values" on Mond...More..

Why Debate Over US Immigration Reform Is So Heated: QuickTake
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Why Debate Over US Immigration Reform Is So Heated: QuickTake

While a bipartisan group of senators claims that Trump did, in fact, make the widely reported racist Oval Office comments last week, some Republicans have rushed to protect the president, saying his remarks are...More..

by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Snowfall expected to start in area tonight

Although precipitation will begin as a mix of rain/snow during Wednesday morning, a changeover to snow is likely with the highest accumulations expected north of a Darlington to Elizabethtown (N.C.) to Burgaw...More..

Immigration deal probably dead
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Immigration deal probably dead

The president has said funding for border security and the proposed border wall will need to be part of any immigration deal specifically pertaining to DACA. The reports ignited a new round of accusations of ra...More..

Former England and West Brom striker Cyrille Regis dies
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Former England and West Brom striker Cyrille Regis dies

Regis, who died after a heart attack on Sunday at the age of 59, hoped to see the sculpture unveiled this year to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Kick It Out anti-racism campaign. Regis was a member of th...More..

Veere Di Wedding to release June 1st 2018 !
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Veere Di Wedding to release June 1st 2018 !

While the rumors about DeepVeer's engagement came out to false, the media is confident that Sonam will be tying the knot with her longtime boyfriend Anand Ahuja. "This is just keeping it a little sacred - keepi...More..

Cory Booker rebukes DHS secretary over
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Cory Booker rebukes DHS secretary over "amnesia" about Trump's "sh*thole" remarks

He argued that hateful words from a US president "festers" and contributes to an atmosphere that has included increased threats against minorities, including death threats against minority lawmakers such as him...More..

Drew Brees Uninterested In Listening To Offers From Rival Teams
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Drew Brees Uninterested In Listening To Offers From Rival Teams

Saints coach Sean Payton declined to discuss Brees' contract, telling reporters Tuesday: "Today is not the time". That's not to say he won't eventually utilize other teams - the Broncos or Cardinals perhaps? ...More..