Actor Aziz Ansari responds to sexual misconduct allegations

She says she made a decision to speak out after seeing him win a Golden Globe for Best Actor in his Netflix series, Master of None , while wearing a "Times Up" pin in support of the anti-sexual harassment movement. "Last night might've been fun fo... More..

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How to react to a missile alert
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

How to react to a missile alert

A pair of islands long believed to be in the crosshairs of the rogue North Korean regime were plunged into panic when residents got warnings a missile was incoming. People in Hawaii received the false emergency...More..

Snow forecast for United Kingdom as cold weather returns
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Snow forecast for United Kingdom as cold weather returns

The showers turning wintry in many areas by dawn with falls of snow possible over high ground. The weather warnings could lead to travel delays on roads, public transport cancellations and power cuts. Frequen...More..

Father deported to Mexico after living in United States for 30 years
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Father deported to Mexico after living in United States for 30 years

The landscaper was brought to the U.S.by an undocumented family member when he was 10. Garcia had faced an order of removal from immigration courts since 2009, but had been granted stays of removal under form...More..

Philippines government under fire over decision to shutter news site
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Philippines government under fire over decision to shutter news site

Even in the Philippines, home to some of the most outspoken news outlets in the region, the pressure is rising against the media. "Combined with the culture of impunity across the region, it results in the repr...More..

Congress Votes to Reauthorize NSA's Warrantless Surveillance of US Citizens
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Congress Votes to Reauthorize NSA's Warrantless Surveillance of US Citizens

The program, known as Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, allows US spy agencies to collect information on foreign targets outside the United States. Critics contend that the extension wil...More..

Angry protesters greet Rahul Gandhi in Rae Bareli, Amethi
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Angry protesters greet Rahul Gandhi in Rae Bareli, Amethi

BJP general secretary Arun Singh said if Gandhi was serious about visiting temples, he would have gone to one for blessings when he was elevated to the post of party president. Aimed at the 2019 Lok Sabha elect...More..

10-year-old wounded in accidental shooting in north Charlotte
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

10-year-old wounded in accidental shooting in north Charlotte

The boy was taken to a hospital and his condition is unknown, police said. "We're very saddened for the family and for the friends", said Major Mike Smathers. Christina Treadway wanted the world to know about...More..

Trump threat angers Iran, dismays allies
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Trump threat angers Iran, dismays allies

Despite his objections this is the third time President Trump has renewed the deal and UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Friday "nobody has so far produced a better alternative". "This is a last chance...More..

Trump administration resumes accepting DACA renewals
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Trump administration resumes accepting DACA renewals

Trump a year ago ended the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which provided young immigrants with protection from deportation along with the ability to work legally in the United States. One of ...More..

Residents evacuated amid Mount Mayon eruption warning
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Residents evacuated amid Mount Mayon eruption warning

There was no immediate information on whether the latest phreatic or steam-driven eruption produced a bigger ash cloud than the first two eruptions at around 5 p.m. Separately, thousands of residents of an isla...More..

Burning Iranian tanker Sanchi sinks
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Burning Iranian tanker Sanchi sinks

The burning Iranian tanker listing for days off the coast of China after a collision with another vessel sank Sunday, with an Iranian official saying there was "no hope" of survival for the 29 missing sailors o...More..

Trump can go beyond DACA to usher in a larger immigration solution
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Trump can go beyond DACA to usher in a larger immigration solution

Trump ran on a hardline immigration platform during the 2016 presidential election, promising to end DACA and strengthen border protections to increase jobs for USA workers. President Trump has already said...More..

United Kingdom politician's model girlfriend suspended after reported 'vile' Meghan Markle remarks
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

United Kingdom politician's model girlfriend suspended after reported 'vile' Meghan Markle remarks

Mr Bolton, whose controversial private life is already being probed by senior party officials, is now facing calls to step down. Speaking outside her home today (Jan 14) to Mail Online , Marney said: "I'd li...More..

Peru quake: Magnitude 7.1 sea tremor topples buildings
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Peru quake: Magnitude 7.1 sea tremor topples buildings

But the centre then said in a later statement that "there is no longer a tsunami threat from this earthquake " and that the centre hadn't observed any tsunami waves. The natural disaster came four days befor...More..

A Car Somehow Crashed Into the Second Story of a California Building
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

A Car Somehow Crashed Into the Second Story of a California Building

A California driver escaped a risky crash early Sunday morning after apparently hitting a divider at such a high speed that it launched the vehicle into the second story of a nearby building. The auto was tra...More..

Israel Says It Destroyed A 'Terror Tunnel' To Egypt, Gaza Strip
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Israel Says It Destroyed A 'Terror Tunnel' To Egypt, Gaza Strip

The Israeli forces have conducted an airstrike hitting a target in the southern Gaza Strip , the army's press service said Sunday. Separately, the army confirmed on Sunday that it had carried out an air stri...More..

Turkish passenger plane skids off runway on Black Sea coast
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Turkish passenger plane skids off runway on Black Sea coast

The flight was en route from Ankara , the Turkish capital. Flights were suspended at Trabzon Airport for several hours after the incident before resuming again Sunday. "We could have burned, it could have expl...More..

Suspect in custody after police chase Greyhound bus
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Suspect in custody after police chase Greyhound bus

Authorities used spike strips to flatten the tires of the bus, forcing it to stop on Interstate 94 near the IL community of Wadsworth. Covelli said that more than 20 Lake County Sheriff's Office deputies, inc...More..

White House backtracks on Trump's United Kingdom snub
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

White House backtracks on Trump's United Kingdom snub

On the face of it, Trump called off his "working" visit to the United Kingdom because of his displeasure at the Obama administration's decision to sell off the previous, "finest", embassy in Grosvenor Square to...More..

Obama presidential center redesigned before Chicago city review
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Obama presidential center redesigned before Chicago city review

Lipson continued, "the former president chose a much fancier, high-profile site on the lake, one with virtually no public transportation". Obama, who was originally born in Hawaii, lived in Chicago after c...More..

Steve Bannon to Step Down From Breitbart News
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Steve Bannon to Step Down From Breitbart News

Mercer's daughter, Rebekah , is a minority stakeholder in Breitbart News and recently said , "my family and I have not communicated with Steve Bannon in many months and have provided no financial suppor...More..

Freezing Rain and Sleet expected across Clarksville-Montgomery County Friday morning
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Freezing Rain and Sleet expected across Clarksville-Montgomery County Friday morning

Highs will reach the upper 20s on Friday . A significant concern is the sleet and freezing rain that will fall across the Midwest as the cold air rushes in and meets up with the moisture from the storm. WHAT...More..

Pakistan, US must work together to defeat terrorism, says Aizaz
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Pakistan, US must work together to defeat terrorism, says Aizaz

Since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, Pakistan has assisted the USA in its fight in the war on terrorism, providing the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) with supply routes into landlocked ...More..

Saudi women at soccer matches make global headlines
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Saudi women at soccer matches make global headlines

The move is Saudi Arabia's first social reform planned for this year giving women greater rights. Three Saudi Arabian stadiums - the King Abdullah Stadium, the King Fahd Stadium in Riyadh, and Prince Mohammed...More..

Iran ready to increase enrichment speed
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Iran ready to increase enrichment speed

Zarif noted in a tweet the "strong consensus in Brussels" that Tehran is respecting its obligations and that "Iran's continued compliance (is) conditioned on full compliance by the U.S". The spokesman for Iran'...More..

French President holds panel discussion on climate change in China
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

French President holds panel discussion on climate change in China

The two leaders witnessed the signing of dozens of agreements covering areas including environmental protection, finance, agriculture and people-to-people exchanges. It is also his first trip to the country sin...More..

From rain to ice to snow, Jackson hit with big temperature drop
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

From rain to ice to snow, Jackson hit with big temperature drop

As warmer temperatures help melt large snowbanks and heavy rain moves into the area, flooding is becoming a rising concern for homeowners in the Bay State. Mostly sunny skies with a high near 19 degrees and win...More..

Israel PM Netanyahu to visit India on Jan 14
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Israel PM Netanyahu to visit India on Jan 14

It will be the second visit by an Israeli Prime Minister to India after a gap of 15 years since Ariel Sharon visited New Delhi in 2003. The DRDO missiles are yet to be tested and will not be ready till 2022, ...More..

Punjab police have become a State, says JI Chief over Kasur incident
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Punjab police have become a State, says JI Chief over Kasur incident

This comes a day after two civilians were killed when the police tried to disperse demonstrators who had attacked a police station. An autopsy has confirmed that Zainab was strangled and sodomized and sugge...More..

Watch Dutch Reporters Brutalize Trump Ambassador Over False Claims About Muslims
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Watch Dutch Reporters Brutalize Trump Ambassador Over False Claims About Muslims

In his first news conference with reporters since being named ambassador by President Donald Trump , the former Michigan GOP lawmaker was asked no less than a half-dozen questions about a claim that he never s...More..

Ecuador Grants Citizenship To Julian Assange, Who Lives In London Embassy
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Ecuador Grants Citizenship To Julian Assange, Who Lives In London Embassy

Media reports in Britain quoted Ecuador's Foreign Minister Maria Fernanda Espinosa responding to the decision, as saying: "No solution will be achieved without worldwide cooperation and the co-operation of th...More..

by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Trump's 'Year One' ignites on the cover of Time

Still, Trump thanked the journalists in front of him, joking: "You've gotten very familiar with this room". The book, which is based on Mr Wolff's time spent in the White House after the businessman's s...More..

7.6 magnitude natural disaster strikes north of Honduras
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

7.6 magnitude natural disaster strikes north of Honduras

The tsunami warning was cancelled after about an hour. Tsunami warnings were issued for parts of the coast of Central America, as well as Puerto Rico , the Cayman Islands, Cuba, Jamaica, and other Caribbean...More..

Armed robbers steal jewellery 'worth millions' from Ritz hotel in Paris
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Armed robbers steal jewellery 'worth millions' from Ritz hotel in Paris

A police spokesman said three suspects were arrested but two escaped following the robbery at about 6.30pm on Wednesday. A source said: "The attackers used axes to smash open reinforced glass cases containing...More..

De Grandhomme back in New Zealand squad
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

De Grandhomme back in New Zealand squad

Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat against New Zealand in the second one-day cricket global at Saxton Oval on Tuesday. Chasing 247 for a win, New Zealand were rocked early when Colin Munro was dism...More..

China Plans New Naval Base in Pakistan
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

China Plans New Naval Base in Pakistan

The media in China and overseas said that Pakistan offered the key location to China as a retaliation to US President Donald Trump's New Year Day criticism of Islamabad for not cracking down on terrorist safe h...More..

Trump to attend Davos economic forum: White House
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Trump to attend Davos economic forum: White House

Free trade is especially popular among Davos attendees. On the American side, President Clinton was the last to attend the Forum in 2000. Onetime Trump adviser Anthony Scaramucci also appeared in a panel at...More..

US Democratic senator releases Fusion GPS testimony in Russian Federation probe
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

US Democratic senator releases Fusion GPS testimony in Russian Federation probe

Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein released a transcript of the interview on Tuesday, after repeated disagreements with Republicans on the committee. "Essentially what he told me was they had other intellige...More..

Kaplan teacher arrested, escorted out of meeting in handcuffs
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Kaplan teacher arrested, escorted out of meeting in handcuffs

A member of the school board interrupts her, saying that her question was not related to the evening's agenda. Superintendent Jerome Puyau , who is the beneficiary of the $38,000 raise, told local reporters ...More..

Fire at Trump Tower in NY
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Fire at Trump Tower in NY

Fire officials could not immediately be reached for comment. After more than 70 firefighters responded, the fire was declared under control by 8:15 am. Eric Trump, the president's son, said there was a small el...More..

When Rahul Gandhi got a rousing welcome in Bahrain
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

When Rahul Gandhi got a rousing welcome in Bahrain

We have a good team in place. The Congress took to Twitter and said Rahul Gandhi had a "euphoric reception" when he reached Bahrain . Ahead of 2019 elections, the Congress President's visit is significant,...More..

H&M slammed over advert of black child in 'monkey' hoodie
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

H&M slammed over advert of black child in 'monkey' hoodie

The retailer has apologised after it faced criticism online from people who accused it of being inappropriate and negligent. Clothing giant H&M has apologized Monday, Jan. The R&B singer, whose real name is A...More..

Four Kashmiri cricketers arrested for respecting Pakistani national anthem
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Four Kashmiri cricketers arrested for respecting Pakistani national anthem

In the video, two teams of cricketers are seen lined up against each other, apparently in Bandipora district. The other team was in whites. Several players were booked for bowing their heads in honour of Pakist...More..

Egypt denies it urged quiet acceptance of Trump's Jerusalem decision
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Egypt denies it urged quiet acceptance of Trump's Jerusalem decision

The article by Kirkpatrick, the Times' global correspondent in London, claimed the newspaper obtained audio recordings of telephone calls between an alleged Egyptian intelligence officer and the hosts of seve...More..

by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Trump hints at ending all aid to Pakistan

Nauert, in her media briefing in Washington , also noted, "No country has suffered more from terrorism than Pakistan". Pakistan was engaged with the USA administration on security cooperation and awaited fur...More..

Health officials say the flu has become widespread in Utah
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Health officials say the flu has become widespread in Utah

These higher-risk patients will have priority in Cottage Hospitals emergency departments, the hospital said. The news comes as the United Kingdom is in the grip of the current flu season, with rates of primar...More..

Iran's unrest could hurt clerics, but Rouhani has most to lose
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Iran's unrest could hurt clerics, but Rouhani has most to lose

Demonstrators carrying national flags and portraits of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei are protesting against the unrest, which began in the Islamic Republic last week, the agency reported. Kha...More..

Roy Moore accuser Leigh Corfman sues Moore for defamation
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Roy Moore accuser Leigh Corfman sues Moore for defamation

Multiple women who accused Bill Cosby of drugging and sexually assaulting them pursued this legal strategy , and the case is still in litigation in a MA court. In a Thursday statement provided to Al.com, Corfm...More..

USA faces criticism at UNSC for exploiting situation in Iran
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

USA faces criticism at UNSC for exploiting situation in Iran

The US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, said Iran is "on notice", after listing what she referred to as slogans chanted by Iranian protesters. Iran's United Nations envoy, who was sitting in on the session ...More..