Paul Manafort sues special counsel Robert Mueller, DOJ

Manafort and associate Rick Gates were indicted in October on 12 counts, including charges of conspiracy, money laundering and making false statements. Manafort's legal complaint seeks to overturn the indictment brought against him in October, saying... More..

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Cuomo: NY To Sue Over Federal Tax Law
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Cuomo: NY To Sue Over Federal Tax Law

Michael Durant, director of the National Federation of Independent Business in NY, said the state's $4.4 billion deficit should lead to budgetary and tax reforms. State Assemblyman Brian Miller, R-New Hartford,...More..

Myanmar stays on United States list of nations accused of violating religious freedom
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Myanmar stays on United States list of nations accused of violating religious freedom

The U.S. State Department put Pakistan on a "special watch list" Thursday for its treatment of religious minorities. The 10 countries on the CPC list are unchanged from previous year. Russian Federation was als...More..

Iran's long history of protest and civil unrest
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Iran's long history of protest and civil unrest

Hundreds of people have been arrested. A judicial official said some could face the death penalty. Six died in the town of Qahderijan, in the central province of Isfahan, where protesters had tried to storm...More..

Sean Spicer admits he 'screwed up royally'
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Sean Spicer admits he 'screwed up royally'

Besides getting Spicer to admit that he "screwed up" at times on the job, Cupp also brought on CNN political commentator Van Jones to engage Spicer in a bit of banter and ask the ex-flack some pointed q...More..

Daesh claims Kabul attack that killed 15 people
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Daesh claims Kabul attack that killed 15 people

As security forces arrived at the scene, a Reuters reporter saw four police vehicles carrying dead or wounded security personnel leaving the scene in an area of the city not far from the US Embassy and other ...More..

Plane vanishes from radar midflight over Texas
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Plane vanishes from radar midflight over Texas

The Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base in New Orleans launched an aircraft to investigate the off-course plane and said Kinsinger appeared to be slouched over and unconscious, according to a news release. Pet...More..

National Football League heiress accused of bashing lawyer with mirrored purse after anti-Semitic rant
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

National Football League heiress accused of bashing lawyer with mirrored purse after anti-Semitic rant

As Cooke tried to get up, she fell over on the pavement. After another failed attempt to tackle the lawyer, and a further exchange of expletive-ridden insults, the young couple move away, shouting "self-defen...More..

Killed, Hundreds Injured in South Africa Train Crash
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Killed, Hundreds Injured in South Africa Train Crash

The Shosholoza Meyl train operates between the country's major cities, and was in this case heading from the coastal city of Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg - a journey, which usually takes around 20 hours. Prov...More..

Man accused of sexually assaulting sleeping woman on Spirit Airlines flight
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Man accused of sexually assaulting sleeping woman on Spirit Airlines flight

Prabhu Ramamoorthy was accused of putting his hand in a female passenger's trousers and unbuttoning her shirt. She said that the accused stopped touching her when she opened her eyes, Dailymail reported . His...More..

No winners in Powerball jackpot worth $460 million
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

No winners in Powerball jackpot worth $460 million

The winning numbers selected Wednesday night were 2, 18, 37, 39 and 42, and the Powerball number was 12. The Mega Millions drawing on Friday will be the 24th since the jackpot was last hit October 13, whe...More..

North Korea hit own city with botched missile launch, report claims
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

North Korea hit own city with botched missile launch, report claims

What makes this type of failure alarming is that after a successful lofted test of the Hwasong-12 in May, North Korea proceeded to fire its new weapon out of the populated capital city of Pyongyang and ov...More..

Bomb cyclone: The insane winter storm explained
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Bomb cyclone: The insane winter storm explained

Thousands of flights were cancelled and schools were closed in many localities as snow piled up and blizzard conditions began taking hold in the northeast. More than 3,000 airline flights within, into or out of...More..

Reformers Slam Jeff Sessions' New Policy on Federal Marijuana Enforcement
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Reformers Slam Jeff Sessions' New Policy on Federal Marijuana Enforcement

American Attorney General Jeff Sessions has cancelled a federal policy that let American states legalize marijuana. He has likened marijuana to heroin . Federal officials, for example, could send cease-and-d...More..

by | Friday, January 05, 2018

US Suspends 'Security Assistance' To Pakistan

For the year 2018, as per United States government's foreign assistance website, about $344 million of U.S. aid has been stipulated for Pakistan. "We are a nuclear power; we do not need security guarantees fr...More..

Maine, NH gyms try to capitalize on bump from 2018 fitness resolutions
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Maine, NH gyms try to capitalize on bump from 2018 fitness resolutions

So how does one know which gym membership works best for them? A new year, a new you! It is easy to get caught up in setting goals and resolutions. Setting aspirational goals, such as living the life you want...More..

Bus plunges into ravine in Peru, 25 dead
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Bus plunges into ravine in Peru, 25 dead

Espinoza said that police and firefighters were able to transport at least five people with serious injuries to a nearby hospital. Rescuers were working to pull victims from the area in Pasamayo, about 43 mil...More..

Damian Lillard Reportedly to Return from Hamstring Injury vs. Cavaliers
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Damian Lillard Reportedly to Return from Hamstring Injury vs. Cavaliers

Robin Lopez had 15, Justin Holiday and Bobby Portis 14 and Denzel Valentine 10 points, seven rebounds and six assists. Monday night's victory did come at a cost though, as McCollum, Aminu and Shabazz Napier a...More..

Georgia Bulldogs fans excited for title game
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Georgia Bulldogs fans excited for title game

As of midnight ET Monday, the lowest-priced tickets on StubHub.com were listed for $2,080. When the page started working again, the cheapest seat to the game, which will be played at Mercedes-Benz Stadium ...More..

Property assessments increasing in city
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Property assessments increasing in city

Alert Bay wasn't far behind with a six per cent increase from their 2017 average valuation of $112,000 to this year's $119,000. The total value of all Greater Vancouver properties is up 9.9% year-over-year, w...More..

At least 75 vehicles involved in crash on Thruway near Buffalo
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

At least 75 vehicles involved in crash on Thruway near Buffalo

A multi-vehicle crash has shut down the eastbound Thruway near the Depew exit just east of Transit Road. An alert said, "ALERT - MULTI-VEHICLE ACCIDENT: All lanes are now blocked on I-90 eastbound at exit 50 ...More..

Days After Hurricane Maria, About Half Of Puerto Rico Has Power
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Days After Hurricane Maria, About Half Of Puerto Rico Has Power

Now Puerto Rico is bracing for another blow: a housing meltdown that could far surpass the worst of the foreclosure crisis that devastated Phoenix, Las Vegas, Southern California and South Florida in the past...More..

Israeli politicians pass law to hamper division of Jerusalem
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Israeli politicians pass law to hamper division of Jerusalem

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called the legislation "tantamount to declaring war on the Palestinian people". Abbas told Trump that he would "not accept it" and warned that the president was "playing int...More..

Irish footballer pockets €1 million in lottery win
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Irish footballer pockets €1 million in lottery win

Murphy, who bought the ticket for the New Year's Eve Christmas Millionaire Raffle in his local Centra supermarket on 14 December, had wished his nephew luck along with the ticket, and it paid off big time . "I...More..

Wake students left waiting in cold after school buses didn't start
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Wake students left waiting in cold after school buses didn't start

Some school systems such as Wake County and Lexington City Schools have already delayed their start time for Wednesday. Jackson County Schools will be on a two-hour delay Thursday and Friday. "I think that ...More..

by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Stake Raised by FDx Advisors Inc

It has underperformed by 14.60% the S&P500. Whetstone Capital Advisors Llc bought 813,135 shares as the company's stock rose 12.63% with the market. The stock increased 1.92% or $0.07 during the last trading se...More..

At least nine killed in prison riot
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

At least nine killed in prison riot

The attackers set mattresses on fire when they entered the neighbouring corridors and burned the bodies of those killed. Nine inmates have been killed, 14 sustained injuries, and dozens escape in a prison r...More..

USA envoy calls for emergency United Nations session on Iran
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

USA envoy calls for emergency United Nations session on Iran

He also warned the United States that North Korea's nuclear ambitions were now complete and the launch button was "always on the desk in my office". In her remarks, Haley wasted no time criticizing the regime...More..

Profiles : Secretary (ER) - The Ministry of External Affairs
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Profiles : Secretary (ER) - The Ministry of External Affairs

The story titled Foreign Focus said: "The public is hardly interested in who the foreign secretary should be but the IFS cadre certainly is". It is not the first time that India Legal's prediction has com...More..

Trump Immigration Proposal Could Deport Up To 750000 Indian Workers
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Trump Immigration Proposal Could Deport Up To 750000 Indian Workers

The bill is riddled with "onerous conditions" and places "unprecedented obligations" on both Indian IT companies and clients using H-1B visas. Donald Trump is pushing for H-1B visa extensions to be prevente...More..