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 college. The letter hammered the Obama Fo... More..

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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..

Trump hints at ending all aid to Pakistan
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..

Senators Refer Dossier Author to DOJ in Criminal Referral
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Senators Refer Dossier Author to DOJ in Criminal Referral

Grassley and Graham, both members of the Senate Judiciary Committtee, have accused Steele of making false statements to the U.S. government about the "distribution" of the document's claims. Graham, Grassley ...More..

Rebuffing Trump aid threat, Palestinians say Jerusalem 'not for sale'
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Rebuffing Trump aid threat, Palestinians say Jerusalem 'not for sale'

UNRWA, which receives around $300 million annually from the USA, for years has been the lifeline to hundreds of thousands of Palestinian refugees living in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip. The United Nations h...More..

Bill Clinton breaks with Hillary on impact of Comey letter
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Bill Clinton breaks with Hillary on impact of Comey letter

Both have previously denied the allegations of trading government policy decisions for donations. How much classified information passed through Clinton's private server? The new probe was prompted by Presi...More..

by | Friday, January 05, 2018

North, South Korea to meet for talks Tuesday

But Trump's ambassador to the United Nations insisted that talks won't be meaningful unless the North is getting rid of its nuclear weapons. This time, South Korea asked whether they had any news. Japanese ...More..

A failed North Korean missile crashed in its own city this year
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

A failed North Korean missile crashed in its own city this year

It was launched from Pukchang Airfield in South Pyongan Province. The Diplomat's Ankit Panda and David Schmerler, of the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, cited a US government source as say...More..

A number of people reported hurt in New York City building fire
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

A number of people reported hurt in New York City building fire

It has been four days since flames tore through the structure on Prospect Avenue, killing 12 people. Most of the injuries are believed to be non-life-threatening. The fire broke out in a furniture factory on ...More..

America Ferrera Is Pregnant, Expecting First Child with Ryan Piers Williams!
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

America Ferrera Is Pregnant, Expecting First Child with Ryan Piers Williams!

Williams shared the same image on his own Instagram page , writing, "Making room for new and handsome things to come in 2018!" Ferrera is holding up a tiny cute grey onesie in the lovely image, which read, "Má...More..

USA threatens to cut UNRWA funding unless Palestinians engage in peace talks
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

USA threatens to cut UNRWA funding unless Palestinians engage in peace talks

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley told reporters at a briefing held at the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday that President Donald Trump has decided there will be no more funding from...More..

This Hawaiian Airlines Flight Took Off in 2018 and Landed in 2017
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

This Hawaiian Airlines Flight Took Off in 2018 and Landed in 2017

Then, the eight-hour flight landed at its destination of Honolulu, Hawaii at 10:16 a.m. local time on December 31, 2017. After a flight that lasted nine hours and 10 minutes, it landed in Honolulu, at 10:15 a...More..

Two lottery jackpots have Coast residents heading to the borders
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Two lottery jackpots have Coast residents heading to the borders

Mega Millions will draw winning numbers Tuesday for a $343 million jackpot, while Powerball will follow up on Wednesday for a $440 million prize. The two biggest lottery games are both offering eye-popping ja...More..

Romney, Pawlenty, Bachmann revive 2012 memories with possible Senate runs
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Romney, Pawlenty, Bachmann revive 2012 memories with possible Senate runs

Ive always been a fighter. "But every good fighter knows when to hang up the gloves." said Hatch in the video. "It would be hard to defeat Mitt Romney if he were running here", said David Hansen, a longtime...More..

MM Hassan denies contradicting Congress stand on triple talaq
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

MM Hassan denies contradicting Congress stand on triple talaq

The congress has said that it would support the bill but has called for sending it to the standing committee for more discussion. The Centre will seek to pass legislations on the insolvency and bankruptcy cod...More..

by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Some of Hollywood's most powerful women launch anti-harassment project

The initiative was formally unveiled in a story by The New York Times , and its mission was laid out in an open letter signed by hundreds of women in the show business. Producer Harvey Weinstein became synon...More..

Police looking for two missing juveniles in relation to a suspicious death
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Police looking for two missing juveniles in relation to a suspicious death

Miles is driving a gray, 2017, Hyundai, Accent with a Texas license plate JGH9845. Miles is also a person of interest in the suspicious death of a Round Rock woman. Police said he has hazel eyes, wears glasse...More..

Korea offers to talk with North on Olympics co-operation
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Korea offers to talk with North on Olympics co-operation

As worldwide sanctions against the regime's continuous nuclear and missile provocations take a toll on the North Korean economy, Pyongyang may request the easing of global sanctions, economic cooperation and hu...More..

Plane with 12 believed aboard crashes in Costa Rica
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Plane with 12 believed aboard crashes in Costa Rica

Handout photo from the Ministry of Public Security shows the crash site of a private plane, in the province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica , yesterday. "We are in contact with Costa Rican aviation authorities and w...More..

Children's Museum of La Crosse hosts Countdown to Noon event
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Children's Museum of La Crosse hosts Countdown to Noon event

The event has been held for several years, Mosier said. "This is one of our favorite celebrations of the entire year", she said. "Every year we do this Noon Year's Eve for the kids to celebrate New Year's...More..

Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots soar past $300 million
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots soar past $300 million

No winners were immediately announced. And if that's not enough, there was no victor in Friday night's Mega Millions contest, pushing Tuesday's prize to $343 million. A $2 ticket gives you a one in 292.2 mill...More..

Mike Pence's Aspen Neighbors Hang Up 'Make America Gay Again' Sign
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Mike Pence's Aspen Neighbors Hang Up 'Make America Gay Again' Sign

Pence has notoriously supported legislation that critics say discriminates against gay people. In fact, some neighbors later came out to give the servicemen standing around in the cold some chili and corn muffi...More..

Oregon Appeals Court Upholds Discrimination Ruling Against Antigay Bakers
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Oregon Appeals Court Upholds Discrimination Ruling Against Antigay Bakers

The state fined the bakers after determining they violated a 2007 OR law that protects the rights of gays, lesbians, bisexual and transgender people in employment, housing and public accommodations. The unanim...More..