Are Kohli and Anushka tying the knot on December 11?

Anushka Sharma is now busy with an Aanand L Rai's film in which she co-stars with Shah Rukh Khan and Katrina Kaif. If sources are to be believed, Virat had applied for the leave to the BCCI. "There is absolutely no truth to it (rumours of marriage... More..

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Christmas Tree Sellout in WNC?
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Christmas Tree Sellout in WNC?

Even the hardiest and healthiest of trees can struggle to grow when planted in areas that are too shady, too wet, or too warm for them, so picking an appropriate variety is essential to success. "We paid more f...More..

Wind advisory for northern counties extended
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Wind advisory for northern counties extended

Otherwise, expect partly cloudy skies Wednesday night with lows in the 60s to low 70s. Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow, high near 34. Winds could gust as high as 33 miles per hour. The low temps and h...More..

Invisible Box Challenge: Latest Trend Taking Over Internet. Tried It Yet?
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Invisible Box Challenge: Latest Trend Taking Over Internet. Tried It Yet?

Forget planking , cinnamon eating, ice-bucket pouring, mannequin standing and bottle flipping: December 2017 is all about pretending to step on to an invisible box. 'The technique, if you want to make it loo...More..

Malzahn agrees to 'broad outlines' of new deal with Auburn
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Malzahn agrees to 'broad outlines' of new deal with Auburn

The Tigers were selected to face undefeated UCF in the Peach Bowl. Gus Malzahn has agreed to a new seven-year deal to stay with Auburn , Brandon Marcello of 247 sports reports . I love my players. Mal...More..

Never asked Sibal to get Ayodhya case postponed: Sunni Board
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Never asked Sibal to get Ayodhya case postponed: Sunni Board

The Congress party, too, had on Tuesday said that Sibal's remarks did not represent its views. Are these thoughts of delaying the hearing for elections that of the Waqf Board? "We are glad the Congress is...More..

Temporary OK for travel ban puts focus on Wednesday hearing
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Temporary OK for travel ban puts focus on Wednesday hearing

The high court's decision now puts those rulings on hold. Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor would have kept in place partial stays on the order . Hawaii's attorney, Neal Katyal, said in court p...More..

Lawmaker: 'I'm a Heterosexual, Stop Touching Me'
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Lawmaker: 'I'm a Heterosexual, Stop Touching Me'

If you want to touch somebody, there are people on your side of the aisle that might like it. Bradford ceded his time to talk about the bill after the outburst, saying, " I don't know where we go from here "....More..

Hamas 'appreciates' Erdogan's position on Jerusalem
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Hamas 'appreciates' Erdogan's position on Jerusalem

More recently, diplomatic ties ground virtually to a halt in 2009, when 10 Turkish nationals were killed during when the Israel Navy intercepted a protest flotilla meant to break Israel's naval blockade of Gaza...More..

US Interior Secretary Urges Size Cuts to More National Monuments
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

US Interior Secretary Urges Size Cuts to More National Monuments

Trump on Monday acted on Zinke's recommendations to shrink Utah's Bears Ears and Grand Staircase Escalante national monuments, ordering cuts amounting to millions of acres in a move that triggered legal challen...More..

United Kingdom government has no sector-by-sector studies on Brexit impact
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

United Kingdom government has no sector-by-sector studies on Brexit impact

The U.K. official shepherding Britain's departure from the European Union says no formal assessments have been made on the economic impact of leaving the 28-nation bloc. In October, Davis said the assessments h...More..

'Dozens injured' in German train collision
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

'Dozens injured' in German train collision

Three passengers were "badly hurt" while the others suffered light injuries. A passenger train and freight train collided on the track near a train station in the town of Meerbusch, 15 minutes outside of Duss...More..

Illegal immigrant indicted on federal charges after San Francisco murder acquittal
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Illegal immigrant indicted on federal charges after San Francisco murder acquittal

The Mexican national, Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, will face new immigration and gun charges. He claimed he fired accidentally. The shooting of the 32-year-old Steinle on a San Francisco pier in July 2015 ignited a...More..

Opinion poll suggests neck-n-neck contest in Gujarat
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Opinion poll suggests neck-n-neck contest in Gujarat

Chidambaram on Saturday contested the notion that the BJP has "swept" the polls in the State. The latest poll, conducted between November 23 and 30, had a sample size of 3,655 people, covering 50 assembly const...More..

Panel report claims Max Hospital guilty
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Panel report claims Max Hospital guilty

A short time after his birth, the baby was declared dead. The hospital noted that while the termination of employment for two of the hospital's doctors reflects a "commitment to higher standards of care", i...More..

Creek Fire Burns 1000 Acres in Sylmar Area; Evacuation Orders in Place
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Creek Fire Burns 1000 Acres in Sylmar Area; Evacuation Orders in Place

A brush fire is burning in the hillsides near Hansen Dam in the Sylmar area early Tuesday morning. "If you are impacted by this fire and asked to evacuate, I urge you to please comply for your safety and the sa...More..

Model at heart of Britain's Cold War sex scandal dies
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Model at heart of Britain's Cold War sex scandal dies

Mr Profumo was eventually forced to admit he had lied to the Commons in March 1963 when he denied any impropriety with Ms Keeler. "She suffered in the last few years with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease...More..

JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) Holdings Decreased by Boys Arnold & Co
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) Holdings Decreased by Boys Arnold & Co

FSI Group LLC cut its holdings in J P Morgan Chase & Co (NYSE: JPM ) by 37.3% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. J P Morgan Chase & Co has an average rating of "Hold" and ...More..

Congratulations to Austria - court overturns barriers to equal marriage
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Congratulations to Austria - court overturns barriers to equal marriage

The Constitutional Court examined a 2009 law following a complaint from two women who were refused permission to enter a formal marriage by authorities in Vienna. Austria is a central European country that...More..

Missouri Officer Shot While Transporting Suspect
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Missouri Officer Shot While Transporting Suspect

Police have not said if Klahs' wounds were self-inflicted or from to returning fire. But Jefferson County Sheriff's Capt. Gary Higginbotham says the suspect apparently had a second gun, which was used to shoo...More..

Foreign Trade Policy: Govt gives Rs 8500 crore additional benefit to exporters
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Foreign Trade Policy: Govt gives Rs 8500 crore additional benefit to exporters

Exporters on Wednesday welcomed the Union govt's decision of boosting exports via a Rs 8,450 crore incentives top up as part of the Foreign Trade Policy review. "I assure you that exporters will be benefited fr...More..

Trump transition official in email: Russian Federation 'has just thrown the US election'
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Trump transition official in email: Russian Federation 'has just thrown the US election'

McFarland's nomination to be the USA ambassador to Singapore is "frozen" amid questions over whether she deceived lawmakers about her knowledge of former national security adviser Michael Flynn's contacts wit...More..

China 'accepts nuclear North Korea and thinks U.S. must do so too'
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

China 'accepts nuclear North Korea and thinks U.S. must do so too'

Tong added the Chinese leadership believes developments have "passed the point where military force can stop the North Korea acquiring nuclear capability". Wicker was making his comments at nearly the same ti...More..

RK Nagar bypoll: EC first rejects, then accepts nomination of actor Vishal
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

RK Nagar bypoll: EC first rejects, then accepts nomination of actor Vishal

Chennai: The high profile RK Nagar on Tuesday created yet another record with the number of nominations being rejected surpassing the number of nominations accepted. "Ms Deepa did not fill all the essential co...More..

President Rodrigo Duterte orders police to rejoin Philippines' war on drugs
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte orders police to rejoin Philippines' war on drugs

The Duterte Administration's war on drugs used to be placed at the hands of the PNP before it was handed over to PDEA. The president dismissed criticism over the thousands of people killed in the drug war as ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Senate Confirms Kirstjen Nielsen as DHS Secretary

Kelly left the Department of Homeland Security for the White House in late July during a shakeup that included the resignation of the former chief of staff, Reince Priebus. He called Nielsen "a willing accompli...More..

China's air force drills warn US, South Korea
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

China's air force drills warn US, South Korea

The U.S. Air Force's most advanced fighters jets are ready to strike North Korea as tensions rose to even higher levels after Pyongyang's latest ballistic missile test last week. "Hundred percent", Col. Scott J...More..

UK Foils Plot to Bomb Downing Street, Kill May, Sky Reports
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

UK Foils Plot to Bomb Downing Street, Kill May, Sky Reports

Two men were arrested last week according to the report. The head of MI5, Andrew Parker, is believed to have briefed Cabinet ministers about the alleged terror plot on Tuesday. MI5 has prevented nine terror...More..

Obama: 'Absence of American leadership' on climate
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Obama: 'Absence of American leadership' on climate

Leaders elsewhere have taken similar action, despite Trump's announcement earlier this year that the US would pull out of the 2015 Paris agreement , which involves nations setting benchmarks to reduce emission...More..

Two students shot, wounded near Washington state high school
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Two students shot, wounded near Washington state high school

One of the victims was found in the parking lot by the football field, Troyer said, and one was found in the school's locker room. Officials said the victims ran back onto the campus after being shot . "I've h...More..