Baby boy dies after father bends him in two to stop crying

He said he didn't release the pressure until the boy went limp. The boy suffered a liver laceration, left wrist fracture, laceration to the pancreas and bruising on his thigh in the December 19 incident, according to court records. The mother began... More..

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PM Modi never questioned Manmohan Singh's commitment to India: Arun Jaitley
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

PM Modi never questioned Manmohan Singh's commitment to India: Arun Jaitley

Modi had made the comment during Gujarat campaign, referring to a dinner organised by Pakistan's high commissioner, which was attended by Manmohan Singh. "Mani Shankar Aiyer's " Neech " -attack on Prime Min...More..

China's Geely takes 8.2 percent stake in Swedish truck maker Volvo
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

China's Geely takes 8.2 percent stake in Swedish truck maker Volvo

Earlier this year, Geely bought 49.90% of Malaysian vehicle business Proto and 51% of Lotus (owned by Proton) and in 2013 Geely saved the struggling London Taxi Company after purchasing it. Geely bought up lege...More..

Malegaon Blast: Sadhvi Pragya, Lt Colonel Purohit Discharged - A Timeline Of Investigation
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Malegaon Blast: Sadhvi Pragya, Lt Colonel Purohit Discharged - A Timeline Of Investigation

Thakur, Purohit, retired Major Ramesh Upadhyay, Sameer Kulkarni, Ajay Rahirkar, Sudhakar Dwivedi and Sudhakar Chaturvedi will still face terror charges under Section 16 (punishment for terrorist act) and Sectio...More..

Pistons PG Jackson out 6-8 weeks with ankle injury
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Pistons PG Jackson out 6-8 weeks with ankle injury

Domantas Sabonis, Bojan Bogdanovic and Myles Turner scored 10 each. The Raptors went into the game with the best winning percentage in the Eastern Conference but shot less than 40 percent for the first time t...More..

Ukraine, pro-Russian separatists swap hundreds in largest prisoner exchange since 2014
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Ukraine, pro-Russian separatists swap hundreds in largest prisoner exchange since 2014

The previous day, Poroshenko met prisoners' families, describing the exchange as a "symbol of our struggle and victory". Numerous captives are not combatants; some are activists and bloggers who were charged ...More..

Obama named man most admired by Americans
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Obama named man most admired by Americans

In what will also surely be a blow to Trump's notoriously thick skin and modest ego, to say nothing of whomever at Vanity Fair thought this video was a good idea, poll respondents chose Hillary Clinton as t...More..

Erdogan arrives in Tunisia on last leg of Africa tour
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Erdogan arrives in Tunisia on last leg of Africa tour

I'll say it frankly: "al-Assad is a terrorist who has practiced state terrorism", he said. "Because it's not possible to go forward with a person who has killed almost a million of his citizens", Erdogan said i...More..

Russia Claims US Is Training Hundreds of Terrorists in Syria
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Russia Claims US Is Training Hundreds of Terrorists in Syria

The training is taking place inside a USA military base at Tanf, a strategic Syrian highway border crossing with Iraq, said Gen. Garasimov, who is chief of the Russian General Staff. Russia's foreign minister...More..

The Oldest Tree On The White House Grounds Is Being Removed
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

The Oldest Tree On The White House Grounds Is Being Removed

The White House's historic Jackson Magnolia is scheduled to be cut down later this week. The tree's long and storied history dates back to the presidency of Andrew Jackson. The tree suffered irreparable damag...More..

MI electrical technicians heading to Puerto Rico
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

MI electrical technicians heading to Puerto Rico

Mother Isamar holds her baby Saniel, 9 months, at their makeshift home, under reconstruction, after being mostly destroyed by Hurricane Maria, on December 23, 2017 in San Isidro, Puerto Rico. After 30 days, oth...More..

Lake effect snow continues: How much longer?
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Lake effect snow continues: How much longer?

Heavy, lake-effect snow is being blamed for causing crashes and stranding vehicles in the Oswego County town of Boylston, in the Tug Hill Plateau about 40 miles (64 kilometres ) north of Syracuse. Our next chan...More..

Wild Oats XI crosses line 1st in Sydney to Hobart race
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Wild Oats XI crosses line 1st in Sydney to Hobart race

They finished in one day, eight hours, 48 minutes and 50 seconds, smashing the 1:13:31.20 record set by Perpetual Loyal, which has been renamed InfoTrack, last year. It's the first win for Wild Oats XI since th...More..

by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Meteor captured on dashcam video lights up Northeast sky; seen in Pennsylvania

The fireball was also captured on a webcam on Maine's Mount Agamenticus at about 5:52pm, WCVB5 reported . In October an asteroid the size of a bus passed between Earth and the moon - "a near-miss", in astron...More..

Marouane Fellaini Hints At Manchester United Exit
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Marouane Fellaini Hints At Manchester United Exit

But with his current deal set to expire at the end of the season, he will be able to negotiate with foreign clubs from January 1.Asked if his stance could have a negative effect on his relationship with Mourinh...More..

Snow emergency in USA town after huge storm
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Snow emergency in USA town after huge storm

Erie has received 92 inches (2.34 m) of snow so far in December. The previous record for a one-day snowfall was 20 inches (51 cm) in November 1956. Overall, the storm - which began Sunday - dropped a grand ...More..

Extreme Cold Warning for KNP
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Extreme Cold Warning for KNP

While the Rocky Mountains are mostly shielding the East Kootenay from the massive Arctic front that is bringing a wind-chilling deep freeze to most of Canada, the two national parks are enveloped in it. Environ...More..

British woman Laura Plummer facing 'living hell' in Egyptian jail
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

British woman Laura Plummer facing 'living hell' in Egyptian jail

She said the family were trying to find out more details about what happened in the courtroom on Tuesday. "She doesn't deserve that", Rachel said. Her lawyers argued that her "confession" of intending to sell...More..

Jessica Falkholt Fighting For Life After Fatal Car Crash In Australia
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Jessica Falkholt Fighting For Life After Fatal Car Crash In Australia

According to the Sydney Morning Herald , Vivian and Lars' death brings the total fatalities in New South Wales' roads over the Christmas season to 20. The 28-year-old actress, as well as her sister Annabelle...More..

Multiple Earthquakes Shake San Jose Area Tuesday Night
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Multiple Earthquakes Shake San Jose Area Tuesday Night

The United States Geological Survey says the quake struck at 10:32 p.m. According to a USGS , people in the area would have felt a light to weak shaking. It had a depth of 4.4 miles. San Jose Mayor Sam Lic...More..

by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

White Christmas and a weather warning

There's likely to be more sleet and snow, settling over the higher ground. Persistent rain moving east from Wales through to central England is likely to turn to snow in the early hours of Wednesday. This is ...More..

Arunachal Bypolls: BJP wrests both seats from Congress
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Arunachal Bypolls: BJP wrests both seats from Congress

Reacting over BJP's victory in assembly by-poll in Uttar Pradesh and Arunachal Pradesh, BJP chief Amit Shah said that BJP's winning spree continues. In Sikandra, BJP's Ajit Singh Pal secured 73,284 votes agai...More..

In talk with Prince Harry, Obama warns leaders on social media use
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

In talk with Prince Harry, Obama warns leaders on social media use

Prince Harry and the Obamas have developed a friendship since they met at the Invictus Games and since the event is not a state one, the government can only offer consultative advice on how the guest list, whi...More..

Angola to launch $320m satellite into the orbit
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Angola to launch $320m satellite into the orbit

A almost 20-story-tall Zenit rocket is set for liftoff with the Angosat 1 spacecraft at 1900 GMT (2 p.m. EST) Tuesday from Site 45 at the historic spaceport in Kazakhstan, where launch is scheduled for 1 a.m. T...More..

Medical evacuations from besieged Syrian enclave Eastern Ghouta begin
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Medical evacuations from besieged Syrian enclave Eastern Ghouta begin

The Syrian American Medical Society (Sams) said four patients were taken to hospitals in Damascus, the first of 29 critical cases approved for medical evacuation, and the remainder would be evacuated over the c...More..

Task force review slams 2015 'comfort women' agreement
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Task force review slams 2015 'comfort women' agreement

He noted that many South Koreans are still dissatisfied with the deal. The government will make all possible diplomatic efforts to improve bilateral relations with Japan despite several hard issues existing bet...More..

by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

China not exported oil product to North Korea in November

China reportedly did not export any oil to North Korea in November in an apparent attempt to exceed the terms of sanctions placed on the rogue regime this year by the United Nations. Beijing's move to turn of...More..

Both Houses adjourned over Hegde's Constitution comment
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Both Houses adjourned over Hegde's Constitution comment

Miffed over Union Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Ananth Kumar Hegde's comment that the BJP was in power to change the Constitution, the Congress asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to cla...More..

Jairam Thakur takes oath as 14th CM of Himachal Prades
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Jairam Thakur takes oath as 14th CM of Himachal Prades

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, BJP president Amit Shah, former deputy prime minister LK Advani, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari, Home M...More..

Australian woman faces death penalty in Malaysia if convicted of drug trafficking
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Australian woman faces death penalty in Malaysia if convicted of drug trafficking

Maria Exposto, 54, was caught with 1.5 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine at Kuala Lumpur global airport in December 2014. A 54-year-old Australian woman could be sentenced to death if convicted of drug tra...More..