Trump to Label China Strategic 'Competitor — Financial Times

President Donald Trump will describe China as a strategic "competitor" on Monday when he releases a national security strategy that accuses Beijing of maintaining a "repressive vision" and pursuing policies of economic aggression aimed at weakening... More..

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Country singer faces DUI charge after crash at Eustis McDonald's drive-thru
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Country singer faces DUI charge after crash at Eustis McDonald's drive-thru

Officers from the Eustis Police Department say Ray smelled of booze, had bloodshot eyes, slurred speech and stumbled out of his auto, TMZ reported . Ray was arrested under his legal name, Michael Ray Roach. ...More..

Franken to resign January 2
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Franken to resign January 2

Gov. Tina Smith to take over the position January 3, Franken's office said Wednesday. Announcing his plans to retire on December 7, Franken struck a defiant tone. Franken apologized for some of the accusat...More..

by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

At Least 12 Dead In Tourist Bus Crash In Mexico

The tourism ministry of Quintana Roo state government says there were 31 people on the bus, with as many as 20 people possibly injured. Martin said the crash occurred as the bus was on its way to the ruins at...More..

CNN Poll: 60 Percent Say GOP Never Intended a Bipartisan Tax Deal
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

CNN Poll: 60 Percent Say GOP Never Intended a Bipartisan Tax Deal

Fifty-nine percent of respondents said they disapprove of the way Trump has handled his job as president. President's tax reform package also polled poorly. But a significant chunk - 38 percent - say they're ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Turkey Seeks Jail Term For NBA Player For Insulting Erdogan

Kanter is a long-time supporter of Gulen, who has lived in self-imposed exile in Pennsylvania since 1999 and whose extradition Erdogan is seeking. The 6-foot-11-inch centre tweeted on Wednesday in response to...More..

by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

United States blacklists Chechen leader Kadyrov, four others for human rights abuses

The U.S. accuses him of "extra-judiciary killings, torture and other crude violations of internationally recognized human rights". The Treasury Department identified Katayev as a law enforcement officer in Chec...More..

Canada's Trudeau contravened ethics rules with visit to Aga Khan island
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Canada's Trudeau contravened ethics rules with visit to Aga Khan island

Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner Mary Dawson has wrapped up her inquiry and found that Trudeau contravened sections 5, 11, 12 and 21 of the Conflict of Interest Act . The prime minister said it "wo...More..

Alabama prepares to freeze, end insurance program
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Alabama prepares to freeze, end insurance program

What happens is uncertain because those children on the CHIP program come from families making too much to be on the state's Medicaid program TennCare. "Take this opportunity in light of this election and go ah...More..

YouTube prankster admits book gun killing
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

YouTube prankster admits book gun killing

A YouTube wag from Minnesota, US, confessed before the court that she was shooting her partner while filming a video that they hoped would become viral. Perez, who was pregnant with the couple's second child ...More..

'Resign,' Gov. Scott urges Sen. Latvala
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

'Resign,' Gov. Scott urges Sen. Latvala

A pillar of Tampa Bay politics for three decades, Latvala now faces the inevitability of a highly damaging report by a special master who found probable cause that the veteran lawmaker repeatedly sexually h...More..

Idaho tops list of fastest-growing states, US Census Bureau says
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Idaho tops list of fastest-growing states, US Census Bureau says

Massachusetts' population grew at a slightly faster clip, with an increase of 0.5% or roughly 36,000 residents. In the poll, 27 percent of people who want to leave cited taxes as the motive for departing, 16 ...More..

Petition the White House with We the People
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Petition the White House with We the People

President Trump's administration has taken down the popular web-based platform, which has seen a number of petitions on both sides of gun politics, promising to retool it. Following a 2015 petition that reques...More..

'Most Wanted' host Suhaib Ilyasi sentenced to life imprisonment for wife's murder
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

'Most Wanted' host Suhaib Ilyasi sentenced to life imprisonment for wife's murder

She had multiple stab injuries. Ilyasi's mother-in-law Rukma Singh had sought inclusion of the additional charge of murder against him for her daughter's death on January 11, 2000. Anju's mother and sister to...More..

USA urges Pakistan to take decisive action against terrorism
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

USA urges Pakistan to take decisive action against terrorism

He also said that both India and China agree that the progress in bilateral relations should be guided by the consensus reached between their leaders, and that at a time of global uncertainty, India-China relat...More..

Gujarat Election Result: Dalit leader Jignesh Mewani sweeps Vadgam
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Gujarat Election Result: Dalit leader Jignesh Mewani sweeps Vadgam

Interestingly, NOTA (None of the Above) got 4,255 votes, making it the third highest recepient of the votes. While Thakors are said to be above 20% in the seat, Muslims form around 12% of the population in Vadg...More..

Gujarat Elections 2017 | Over 5.5 lakh voters chose NOTA option
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Gujarat Elections 2017 | Over 5.5 lakh voters chose NOTA option

This amounts to 1.8% of the valid votes. These are voters who rejected the major parties ( BJP & INC), the small local parties and the independent candidates, but chose to vote in order to show their disappr...More..

Fresh anti-Trump protests in Palestinian territories
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Fresh anti-Trump protests in Palestinian territories

General Assembly", Erdogan said in a joint news conference with the Djibouti's President Ismail Omar Guelleh. The United States and the four other permanent members of the council - China, Russia, the United ...More..

Parents pull kids from class as Ivanka Trump visits CT school
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Parents pull kids from class as Ivanka Trump visits CT school

Trump visited Norwalk Early College Academy alongside IBM CEO Ginni Rometty to speak to a group of high-achieving students. Trump was joined by IBM CEO Ginni Rometty on the visit. But some parents who...More..

Diddy declares interest in buying Carolina Panthers
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Diddy declares interest in buying Carolina Panthers

Smith said Monday that "it would be nice" if the National Football League allowed a black owner to take over. The Panthers reportedly paid out multiple settlements that featured non-disclosure and non-dispara...More..

Florida officer dragged by suspect's car during attempted getaway
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Florida officer dragged by suspect's car during attempted getaway

The responding officer noticed two people passed out in a auto. Cabrera and his female passenger were taken into custody following a police chase. When he tapped on the window, the driver, identified as Thoma...More..

Amber alert issued for Houston baby after mother stabbed to death
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Amber alert issued for Houston baby after mother stabbed to death

Houston police say Bernardez has claimed that he was not involved in the murder. The missing girl, Shanally Flores, is 30 inches long and weighs about 20 pounds. Authorities have found the girl's birth certi...More..

by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

UN Special Rapporteur Will Be Denied Access to Myanmar, Country's Gov't Informed

Nauert also said that Bangladesh has been so generous in accepting hundreds of thousands of refugees and the USA government has provided significant financial assistance to help. "At the same time, I congratu...More..

European Union begins process that could see Poland stripped of voting rights
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

European Union begins process that could see Poland stripped of voting rights

The European Commission launched unprecedented disciplinary proceedings against Poland on Wednesday over its highly controversial judicial reforms which Brussels says threaten the rule of law. The sanctions...More..

Kremlin dismisses Trump's 'imperialist' security strategy
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Kremlin dismisses Trump's 'imperialist' security strategy

The singling out of China and Russian Federation as " revisionist powers " also comes despite Trump's own attempts to build strong relations with Chinese President Xi Jinping as the two sides seek to rein in No...More..

Duterte declares Christmas ceasefire with CPP-NPA-NDF
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Duterte declares Christmas ceasefire with CPP-NPA-NDF

Santos City Sunday night. The NPA's designation as a terrorist organization will be official once approved by a regional trial court, according to the Human Security Act of 2007. "That would be my primary consi...More..

Myanmar, Bangladesh set up working group for Rohingya return
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Myanmar, Bangladesh set up working group for Rohingya return

The foreign secretaries of Bangladesh and Myanmar met in Dhaka to finalise the agreement signed on November 23 for the voluntary return of almost three-quarters of a million stateless Rohingya living in refugee...More..

by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

What's Ahead for AAR Corp. (AIR) After Forming Wedge Up Pattern?

Therefore 50% are positive. Sealed Air Corporation ( SEE ) average trading volume of 2,670,540 during the past month is 17.2% above its average volume over the past year, indicating that investors have been mor...More..

EC takes cognisance of bribery allegations in RK Nagar bypoll in Chennai
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

EC takes cognisance of bribery allegations in RK Nagar bypoll in Chennai

The video is aimed at destroying all claims of the Edappadi Palanisamy and O Panneerselvam camp raising doubts over Jayalalithaa's actual health status while undergoing treatment at the Apollo hospital . Dhi...More..

China Slams US Security Strategy As 'Cold War Mentality'
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

China Slams US Security Strategy As 'Cold War Mentality'

On Monday, Trump described China a "rival power" seeking to "challenge American influence, values and wealth". China has hit back at President Donald Trump's decision to brand the country a competitor, and ha...More..