4 killed, including boy, in shooting inside Santa Clarita home

All four victims were pronounced dead at the scene, the Sheriff's Department said. Neighbors said that a daycare center was operated at the residence for many years. The couple reportedly had a college-age daughter and an 11-year-old son. The sho... More..

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11 dead from cold as East Coast braces for winter 'bomb cyclone'
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

11 dead from cold as East Coast braces for winter 'bomb cyclone'

The warm spell that melted ice and snow forced sporting officials to use snow-making machines to cover a course with a blanket of the white stuff for the USA cross-country skiing national championships in the A...More..

Trump wishes Romney best of luck amid rumors of Senate bid
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Trump wishes Romney best of luck amid rumors of Senate bid

Trump asked him to reconsider. Romney advisers expect the former MA governor to run for the Senate seat in Utah, a strongly Republican state. Donald Trump is a phoney, a fraud. "He'd be a great senator, and...More..

CDC to hold briefing on preparations for nuclear war
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

CDC to hold briefing on preparations for nuclear war

The briefing includes experts in radiation studies and public health officials who will explain how the US has prepared for a nuclear event. The agency scheduled a briefing January 16 titled "Public Health Re...More..

Mandel Drops out of Ohio's US Senate Race
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Mandel Drops out of Ohio's US Senate Race

When Mandel and his wife had their first child, his father gave him two words of advice - "be there". Mandel wrote: "Understanding and dealing with this issue is more important to me than any political campai...More..

CBP seizes over a million dollars worth of marijuana
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

CBP seizes over a million dollars worth of marijuana

In secondary, further inspection and review of CBP and national law enforcement databases and verification of the subject's biometrics revealed her true identity, citizenship and a prior immigration violation. ...More..

China Fully Suspends Exports of Iron, Industrial Equipment to N Korea
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

China Fully Suspends Exports of Iron, Industrial Equipment to N Korea

China has tightened restrictions on trade with North Korea under United Nations nuclear sanctions, imposing a cap on oil supplies to the North and banning imports of its steel and other goods. "Very disappointe...More..

Senators make criminal referral of dossier author to DOJ
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Senators make criminal referral of dossier author to DOJ

They urged the DOJ to investigate Steele, who has declined to testify before the congressional committees looking into allegations of Trump's " collusion " with Russian Federation, which appear to be largely ba...More..

Modi to backward dist officials
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Modi to backward dist officials

Union Budget 2018-19, which will be the final budget for Prime Minister Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) system before the 2019 general polls. "Our belief is that what is measured improves rapidly an...More..

Triple talaq Bill goes to Budget Session
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Triple talaq Bill goes to Budget Session

Besides, if the numbers were to dictate the stand a party took on a particular legislative measure, for more than four decades when the Congress had a monolithic majority in both Houses, the veterans like Vaj...More..

Assam Police Register 3 FIRs Against Mamata for NRC Remarks
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Assam Police Register 3 FIRs Against Mamata for NRC Remarks

The BJP government in Assam condemned Banerjee's statement, saying it was "derogatory, insulting to the people of Assam and against the Constitution as well as the spirit of the Supreme Court". Incidentally, th...More..

Tamil Nadu transport corporations go on sudden strike, passengers left stranded
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Tamil Nadu transport corporations go on sudden strike, passengers left stranded

Vijayabaskar also claimed that 35 unions had accepted the government's proposal. The public interest litigation (PIL) petition was filed by a lawyer, on behalf of one Varaaki, seeking a direction to the state...More..

Kulbhushan Jadhav's Mother Was Disrobed
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Kulbhushan Jadhav's Mother Was Disrobed

The Indian diplomat who accompanied Jadhav's mother and his wife on the visit was Indian deputy high commissioner to Pakistan JP Singh. "During the meeting, it looked like my mother had been beaten and br...More..

Skiers trapped in ski lift as killer storm batters Austria
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Skiers trapped in ski lift as killer storm batters Austria

Gusts of more than 110km/h were recorded at Amsterdam airport where hundreds of flights were cancelled. Despite resort staff attempts to help the skiers down from the chairlift, the guests were forced to clin...More..

Ron DeSantis to file candidacy for governor
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Ron DeSantis to file candidacy for governor

Brooke Singman is a Politics Reporter for Fox News . While a popular line during the Trump campaign, there isn't the same frustration with Tallahassee as there is with Washington - at least among Republicans...More..

Trump Justice Department Now Probing Clinton Foundation
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Trump Justice Department Now Probing Clinton Foundation

A senior law enforcement official said the Justice Department was exploring whether any issues from that probe should be re-opened but cautioned the effort was not at the stage of a full investigation. FBI Dire...More..

Yale psychiatrist briefed members of Congress on Trump's mental fitness
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Yale psychiatrist briefed members of Congress on Trump's mental fitness

Thursday's questions regarding Trump's mental fitness come less than 24 hours after Politico reported that a group of more than a dozen lawmakers "concerned" about the president's mental health "summoned ...More..

Sears to close another 103 stores
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Sears to close another 103 stores

After this round of closures, Sears will have less than 940 stores. The stores that are closing will have liquidation sales beginning as soon as January 12th. Sears has lost an estimated ten-billion dollars o...More..

Alaska Airlines flight grounded after rats spotted jumping aboard
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Alaska Airlines flight grounded after rats spotted jumping aboard

The facility was located near Gate 8 inside Terminal 1, close to Gate 10 where the rat was spotted and made its run into the aircraft. "Maybe he had a phobia?" Also, exterminators will need to certify that the ...More..

Missing Texas girls found, person of interest arrested
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Missing Texas girls found, person of interest arrested

The girls' mother has been identified as 44-year-old Tonya Bates. During a press conference Wednesday afternoon, Round Rock Police Chief Allen Banks said police are now treating the death of 44-year-old Tonya...More..

Personal data of a billion Indians sold online for £6, report claims
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Personal data of a billion Indians sold online for £6, report claims

The UIDAI had stated that the biometric data is secure with it under heavy encryption, and the demographic data can not be used without that. The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI ) on Thur...More..

Protests gather steam, train services disrupted, roads blocked
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Protests gather steam, train services disrupted, roads blocked

Hundreds of protesters tried to block the Western Express Highway in the morning, but were moved from the spot by police. Similar disruptions have also been reported from other parts of the western state of M...More..

House Panel Reaches Agreement With Justice Dept.
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

House Panel Reaches Agreement With Justice Dept.

Amid escalating tensions between some House Republicans and the Justice Department, Deputy Atty. Over the summer Nunes served subpoenas seeking a broad range of documents connected to the dossier of compromis...More..

Youth worker tells parents to lead by example on social media
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Youth worker tells parents to lead by example on social media

Saying she is anxious many children transitioning into Year 7 are "ill-equipped" to be able to "cope with the sudden demands of social media", the commissioner called on schools and social media companies to ...More..

Iranians hold nationwide rallies to denounce riots, support Islamic Republic
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Iranians hold nationwide rallies to denounce riots, support Islamic Republic

The demonstrators waved Iranian flags and pictures of supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei , as well as placards saying "Death to seditionists". "This person allegedly "'led rioters' in the town of Borujerd...More..

Fire breaks out on Hillary and Bill Clinton's house
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Fire breaks out on Hillary and Bill Clinton's house

The Clintons have owned the property 30 miles outside of NY since 1999. Secret Service spokeswoman Cathy Miloun said a Secret Service employee contacted the Chappaqua Fire Department at 2:40 p.m.to report a f...More..

Man charged with terrorism in stopping of Amtrak train
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Man charged with terrorism in stopping of Amtrak train

Authorities confirmed Wilson was en route from Sacramento to Missouri. Police believe he was trying to derail the train. Wilson was first arrested October 22 by the Furnas County, Neb., Sheriff's Office after...More..

INMO says
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

INMO says "record numbers" are waiting on hospital trolleys

The figures come as the INMO's annual figures show that nearly 100,000 people were waiting on a trolley or on a ward previous year. Professor Anthony Staines from DCU says getting patients in and out of hospi...More..

True Detective season 3 casts Stephen Dorff in co-lead role
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

True Detective season 3 casts Stephen Dorff in co-lead role

Dorff is a strong character actor who has skillfully leapt between roles in pulpy action films like Blade and given surprisingly stirring performances in indie films like Sofia Coppola's melancholic Somewher...More..

A mortar attack might have destroyed 7 Russian fighters in Syria
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

A mortar attack might have destroyed 7 Russian fighters in Syria

Backed by Russian strikes, government forces escalated military operations against Eastern Ghouta in recent months. " Kommersant's report on the alleged "destruction" of seven Russian military aircraft at ...More..