Multiple Americans killed, injured in Kabul hotel attack

Aizaz Chaudhry stated that Pakistan has turned the tide of terrorism at a time when the broader region was still grappling with this menace and this is evident by increasing presence of ISIS in Afghanistan. Reports of the death toll have varied, with... More..

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Governor Badaru mourn the death of Justice Dahiru Musdapher
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Governor Badaru mourn the death of Justice Dahiru Musdapher

This is contained in a statement, Tuesday by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina. "My elder brother Justice Dahiru Musdapher former CJN passed on tonight", Muneer Musdapher, a younger b...More..

Canada's NAFTA negotiators hope to make progress in Montreal session
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Canada's NAFTA negotiators hope to make progress in Montreal session

Canadian, Mexican and USA negotiators opened talks in Montreal on January 23 aimed at overhauling the North American Free Trade Agreement. The Montreal talks are unfolding under the ever-present threat that P...More..

U.S. will move its embassy to Jerusalem next year, says Pence
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

U.S. will move its embassy to Jerusalem next year, says Pence

Netanyahu called Pence "a great friend of Israel " and said there was "no alternative for American leadership" in the peace process. Pence's speech then goes on to reflect his worldview, which is complet...More..

Poll Finds Americans' Divide on Israel-Palestine Widening
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Poll Finds Americans' Divide on Israel-Palestine Widening

In 2016, Black Protestants sympathized with Israel over the palestinians 59% to 19% (+40); now it 40% to 10% (+30). 49 percent of Republicans favored Israel. Another 23 percent said they sympathized with neit...More..

Voters To Get Chance To Reduce Size Of Pa. House In November
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Voters To Get Chance To Reduce Size Of Pa. House In November

Doing so would save taxpayers up to $15 million annually in salaries, benefits and expenses, a House report says. Today a vote passed to consider getting rid of one-fourth of the current House of Representati...More..

Martin O'Neill signs contract extension as Republic of Ireland team manager
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Martin O'Neill signs contract extension as Republic of Ireland team manager

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill has signed a new contract to manage the Boys In Green. Martin O'Neill has signed a new deal with the FAI. The draw for the Nations League is tomorrow in Switzerlan...More..

Florida Voters to Decide on Restoring Felon Voting Rights on 2018 Ballot
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Florida Voters to Decide on Restoring Felon Voting Rights on 2018 Ballot

Desmond Meade , the group's chairman, lauded those voters whose overwhelming support for the petition , put the measure on the ballot. In Florida , felons now have their voting rights taken away and can app...More..

Students uninjured after school bus slides down icy street
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Students uninjured after school bus slides down icy street

Video of the bus sliding down the road was caught by a resident who was watching from a nearby window. Officials said the bus driver was picking up students when a flash freeze created slippery conditions. Sh...More..

Early Moves to Watch: Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC)
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Early Moves to Watch: Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC)

The stock has a market cap of 70.86 Billion. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $136.05. It has outperformed by 16.84% the S&P500. Finally, Zacks Investment R...More..

Police probing fresh sex assault claim against Worboys
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Police probing fresh sex assault claim against Worboys

The Metropolitan Police Service is investigating an allegation of non-recent sexual assault which was reported to police in January 2018. The Parole Board is able to assess the continued risk posed by prisone...More..

Kilkenny County Council issues alert due to Status Orange weather warning
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Kilkenny County Council issues alert due to Status Orange weather warning

A Status Yellow wind weather warning from Met Éireann is in place for all of Ireland from Tuesday night into Wednesday morning. A status yellow wind warning is in place for this evening across the entire ...More..

Uproar at Saudi Arabian camel magnificence contest as contestants caught utilizing Botox
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Uproar at Saudi Arabian camel magnificence contest as contestants caught utilizing Botox

The festival, which lasts for 28 days, awards around $57 million in prizes for camels based on their overall beauty, but also in subcategories including camel racing, obedience training, camel hair art, and cam...More..

BJP MLA Sunil Kumar asks people: Do you want Rama or Allah?
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

BJP MLA Sunil Kumar asks people: Do you want Rama or Allah?

V Sunill Kumar, representing Karkala in the assembly, also termed the election to Bantwal, in the communally sensitive Dakshina Kannada district, as a "question of Hindu self esteem". Who does Bantwal want? "Wi...More..

A-10 Warthogs Deploy to Afghanistan to Strike Taliban Drug Facilities
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

A-10 Warthogs Deploy to Afghanistan to Strike Taliban Drug Facilities

They have now incorporated the attack aircraft into daily operations, along with C-208 and C-130 transports and Mi-17 helicopters, officials said. "As we've applied increased pressure on the Taliban and their...More..

Meehan called aide 'a soul mate,' says he's running for re-election
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Meehan called aide 'a soul mate,' says he's running for re-election

Meehan acknowledged much of what the Times reported , including that he expressed his affection to the woman over ice cream and that he was upset when told of her relationship with another man. He denied...More..

Tammy Duckworth Will Be First US Senator to Give Birth in Office
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Tammy Duckworth Will Be First US Senator to Give Birth in Office

Duckworth told the Sun Times being the person "trying to pump breast milk in airports", for instance, has encouraged her to advance policies that benefit other parents. Duckworth is expected to deliver in...More..

Save the Children Agency Office Rocked by Blast in Afghanistan
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Save the Children Agency Office Rocked by Blast in Afghanistan

The aid organization's offices were assaulted around 9 a.m. local time with images showing showing smoke rising on the horizon of the city. Security forces have cordoned off the area, while a gun battle is ...More..

Myanmar blames BD for delayed Rohingya return
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Myanmar blames BD for delayed Rohingya return

The Rohingya people fled Myanmar to escape the military crackdown that took place after a militant attack on Aug 25 past year, and the United Nations has described the crackdown as "ethnic cleansing". "Without ...More..

Trump to speak soon with Turkey's Erdogan on Syria offensive
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Trump to speak soon with Turkey's Erdogan on Syria offensive

She said the US will continue to pursue accountability for chemical weapons attacks, including through the Security Council, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, the Commission of Inquiry o...More..

Donations, toys pour in for California siblings allegedly held captive by parents
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Donations, toys pour in for California siblings allegedly held captive by parents

David and Louise are accused of torture, false imprisonment and child abuse for keeping their kids locked inside a filthy house - sometimes chained to furniture for weeks or months on end - while giving them ju...More..

Led coalition kills 150 ISIS militants in Syria
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Led coalition kills 150 ISIS militants in Syria

The US-led coalition fighting Islamic State has said it has killed almost 150 militants in strikesin the Syrian middle Euphrates valley. "The precision strikes were a culmination of extensive intelligence p...More..

Death Penalty To Be Sought For Seminole Heights Murder Suspect
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Death Penalty To Be Sought For Seminole Heights Murder Suspect

He said that Donaldson killed four innocent people in a "cold, calculated and premeditated manner" and that there is no evidence which shows that he is mentally ill. "It's upsetting to the family to know that t...More..

State of Emergency Declared for St. James Parish, Jamaica
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

State of Emergency Declared for St. James Parish, Jamaica

The state of emergency comes right in the middle of peak travel season, as winter-weary Americans and Europeans are flocking to the pristine beaches of Jamaica . In the statement, the minister also said that...More..

Enormous volcano eruption within the Philippines forces mass evacuation
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Enormous volcano eruption within the Philippines forces mass evacuation

Since 616, it has erupted 47 times, with numerous explosions causing deadly mudflows and ash falls. "We couldn't sleep last night because of the loud rumblings". Mayon lies about 210 miles southeast of Manila...More..

Lalu Awaits Judgment in Yet Another Embezzlement Case
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Lalu Awaits Judgment in Yet Another Embezzlement Case

The quantum of sentence is likely to be announced on Thursday. The case pertains to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs. 33.67 crore from Chaibasa treasury in 1992-93. Since then, he has been lodged at the Birsa ...More..

PM Narendra Modi meets his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

PM Narendra Modi meets his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau

Fang also hit out at the USA, accusing President Donald Trump of boasting about each new record on Wall Street while continuing to denounce regulators, suggesting this could lead to another bubble, with huge im...More..

Protestors against Padmaavat torch vehicles in Ahmedabad, 16 arrested
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Protestors against Padmaavat torch vehicles in Ahmedabad, 16 arrested

Police fired two rounds in the air outside Himalaya Mall, which reported maximum damage to vehicles and property, to scare off the miscreants. "The mob resorted to violence despite the cinema hall owners assuri...More..

Federal Government Reopens After Spending Bill Passes
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Federal Government Reopens After Spending Bill Passes

They had been protected from deportation under an Obama-era program known as DACA , which Trumps wants to end. Democrats want to give those immigrants who have always been here a path to citizenship; Some Repu...More..

Twin auto bombs kill more than 20 in Libya's Benghazi
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Twin auto bombs kill more than 20 in Libya's Benghazi

A second auto exploded soon afterwards on the other side of the street. "UNSMIL condemns the horrific bombings in al-Salmani residential neighborhood in Benghazi causing many casualties, including civilians",...More..

Boris Johnson shot down by PM over pre-briefing Cabinet
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Boris Johnson shot down by PM over pre-briefing Cabinet

The newspaper ran the story as its front page lead story, increasing the pressure on Theresa May to release more funds. Speculation that Mr Johnson was attempting to engineer a row in order to resign or be ...More..

Top Agent Admits 'ODDS ARE NOTHING' Trump Colluded with Russia — FBI BOMBSHELL
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Top Agent Admits 'ODDS ARE NOTHING' Trump Colluded with Russia — FBI BOMBSHELL

It "is harder and harder for us to explain one unusual coincidence after another", said Rep. John Ratcliffe, Texas Republican and a House Judiciary Committee member. Samsung did not immediately respond to a req...More..

Trump Signs Spending Bill to End Government Shutdown
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Trump Signs Spending Bill to End Government Shutdown

Democrats wanted to pressure the GOP to cut a deal protecting young immigrants from deportation and boosting federal spending. A number of senators also voiced optimism that the talks among more than 20 ...More..

Triple talaq bill a conspiracy against Muslim community, says Asaduddin Owaisi
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Triple talaq bill a conspiracy against Muslim community, says Asaduddin Owaisi

Without taking any names, Owaisi claimed that such incidents were happening at the behest of people who follow "hate ideologies". "This will not stop us from speaking the truth against them", the Hyderabad MP...More..

Venezuelan assembly orders elections by April 30
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Venezuelan assembly orders elections by April 30

The official also commented on recent sanctions imposed by the USA government on Venezuelan officials, affirming that "if the world wants to apply sanctions to us, we will apply elections". "The majority of Ven...More..

by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Earnings Forecast of Emerson Electric Co. (EMR)

United Asset Strategies Inc who had been investing in Emerson Elec Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $46.79B market cap company. Emerson Electric ( NYSE EMR ) traded up $0.12 during tradin...More..

Reliance Jio launches Republic Day 2018 plans
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Reliance Jio launches Republic Day 2018 plans

Another setback for incumbents operators as Mukesh Ambani -owned Reliance Jio has once again come up with the new plan in which the company is offering 50 percent more data at the same price points. 50 across a...More..

Police arrest woman after investigation into two deaths
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Police arrest woman after investigation into two deaths

It is believed the woman's children were severely disabled. A police spokeswoman said she was living in Maudsland and Upper Coomera at the times the bodies were found. Detective Inspector Mark Thompson said t...More..

ROK Olympic delegation visits N. Korea
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

ROK Olympic delegation visits N. Korea

The two countries have clashed in recent weeks after South Korea said a 2015 deal on the sex slaves was flawed. "And the most important value we want to deliver through the ceremonies is peace", said exec...More..

Central Intelligence Agency believes North Korea weapons aimed at coercion, not just defence - Pompeo
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Central Intelligence Agency believes North Korea weapons aimed at coercion, not just defence - Pompeo

While Pompeo spoke at length about the threats posed by North Korea, Iran and Russian Federation, he also discussed the threat of being outmaneuvered by cybercriminals who don't have to navigate through the sam...More..

Mattis: US, Indonesia should step up cooperation
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Mattis: US, Indonesia should step up cooperation

The item that grabbed the most headlines was Indonesia potentially procuring more equipment for its military modernization, as it has already done over the past few years with Apache helicopters and F-16 jets. ...More..

Trump will be 'best salesperson' for United States economy at Davos: White House
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Trump will be 'best salesperson' for United States economy at Davos: White House

Trump is the first sitting USA president to attend the Davos summit since Bill Clinton went in 2000. "We want the world to invest in America and create jobs for hardworking Americans", White House chief econo...More..

KOREAN VACATION? NBC's Lester Holt UNDER FIRE Over 'CUSHY' North Korea Visit
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

KOREAN VACATION? NBC's Lester Holt UNDER FIRE Over 'CUSHY' North Korea Visit

Critics blasted Holt's reporting from a North Korean ski resort where he said he was treated "with respect" by his communist hosts; pointing out the "happy" Koreans enjoying the hotel were likely staged by Kim'...More..

City sues opioid manufacturers and distributors over cost of addiction
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

City sues opioid manufacturers and distributors over cost of addiction

Defendants included Allergan, Endo, Purdue Pharma, Johnson & Johnson, Teva Pharmaceuticals, among other subsidiaries, and distributors McKesson, AmerisourceBergen and Cardinal Health. McCray, who heads up New ...More..

Senior Democrats urge Twitter, Facebook to probe Russia-linked accounts
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Senior Democrats urge Twitter, Facebook to probe Russia-linked accounts

Reports also emerged that the Twitter hashtag #ReleaseTheMemo was receiving a major online push by Russian-linked Twitter accounts. "These recent Russian efforts are meant to influence congressional action ...More..

Qatar backs Turkey's military action against Kurds
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Qatar backs Turkey's military action against Kurds

We review the key developments in Syria, including fierce fighting around Afrin , an alleged chemical attack on the Damascus suburbs and a senior USA official visiting Raqqa ahead of post-ISIS stabilization ef...More..

Real Madrid will approach Liverpool to sign Mohamed Salah
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Real Madrid will approach Liverpool to sign Mohamed Salah

Former Zamalek chairman Mamdouh Abbas predicted back in November that if Salah scored more than 20 goals in all competitions, he could potentially be worth up to €150m (£134m, $179m), with a move to Spain look...More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

The BBC Threw Shade At Channel Nine For Ripping Off Their Ad

The flashy campaign was created to herald a fresh era of Today without Lisa Wilkinson - who sensationally defected to Ten previous year - but some eagle-eyed viewers noticed it appears to have recycled conten...More..

Canada reaches deal on revised Trans-Pacific Partnership
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Canada reaches deal on revised Trans-Pacific Partnership

The agreement was reached during a two-day meeting in Tokyo, Japan, where chief negotiators of the 11 member nations addressed disagreements among them, including Canada's restricting foreign films to protect i...More..

Government shutdown: Republicans float minor immigration deal in bid to end deadlock
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Government shutdown: Republicans float minor immigration deal in bid to end deadlock

The Republican president took a new swipe at Democrats as he celebrated the Senate's pact. As the blame game launched following the shutdown of the USA government at 12:01 a.m. "I do think it would be...More..