Sunday weather: Mostly cloudy, with highs around 48

Southeast wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. WEDNESDAY: Mostly cloudy. Low 39. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 6 miles per hour. Mid afternoon lows starting Monday will range in the high 60s to high 70s. FRIDAY: Partly cloudy. Low 34. South... More..

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by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Israel Lists 20 Groups to Be Denied Entry over Boycott Calls

Israel on Sunday identified 20 activist groups from around the world whose members will be banned from entering the country over their calls to boycott the Jewish state, stepping up its fight against a movemen...More..

JFK water main break at Terminal 4 causes further flight delays
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

JFK water main break at Terminal 4 causes further flight delays

Officials say both the terminal and baggage claim are flooded. The Port Authority of NY and New Jersey says global arrivals to Terminal 4 have been suspended, with passengers who have already arrived being ...More..

Day 2 of Dakar Rally puts France's Despres in the lead
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Day 2 of Dakar Rally puts France's Despres in the lead

My feeling on the new bike allows me to push that little bit harder and it has taken my riding to the next level. "I feel really bad for the whole team because of all the work they did to get the vehicle here...More..

YO Girl Charged With Setting Yesterday's Destructive VIC Bushfire
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

YO Girl Charged With Setting Yesterday's Destructive VIC Bushfire

Yesterday was astonishingly hot in Victoria , with fire warnings in place nearly everywhere as temperatures soared over 40C. The house on fire at Carrum Downs . Victoria Police said in a statement the teen...More..

Russian Federation criticises U.S. decision to call United Nations meeting on Iranian protests
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Russian Federation criticises U.S. decision to call United Nations meeting on Iranian protests

At the forefront of resistance to the Islamist mullahs' bloody crackdown on pro-democratic protesters are U.S. Ambassador to U.N. Nikki Haley and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin. When it comes to helping the I...More..

Four people, including boy, found shot dead in Santa Clarita home
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Four people, including boy, found shot dead in Santa Clarita home

The husband looked to be approximately 50 to 55 years old, and wife was about 40 to 50 years old, Moore said. It was not immediately clear how long the bodies had been in the home before they were discovered. N...More..

by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Trump Supports Sessions' Marijuana Decision, Breaking His Campaign Promise

Effectively, Sessions has rescinded a 2013 guidance issued by then-Deputy Attorney General Jim Cole that limited prosecutions as along as individuals and businesses were operating under their state's laws. ...More..

Florida Man Calls 911 to Report His Own Drunken Driving
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Florida Man Calls 911 to Report His Own Drunken Driving

The dispatcher from Polk County Sheriff's office kept him talking while directing officers to the scene. He informs the dispatcher that he is driving a red F150 truck and when told that officers are headed to...More..

Trump says he's delaying 'Fake News Awards' until mid-January
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Trump says he's delaying 'Fake News Awards' until mid-January

After the advert was released, The Daily Show's official Twitter account poked fun at Trump's literacy, saying: "Hey @realDonaldTrump, show them you're not semiliterate!" Trump's media dishonesty awards wil...More..

Trump aide, CIA head defend president's fitness for office
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Trump aide, CIA head defend president's fitness for office

Chatter about Trump's mental fitness for office has intensified in recent months on cable news shows and among Democrats in Congress. The president said "actually, throughout my life, my two greatest assets hav...More..

US sanctions 5 Iranian entities for work on ballistic missile program
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

US sanctions 5 Iranian entities for work on ballistic missile program

Treasury placed sanctions Thursday on five Iranian-based entities either owned or controlled by the company responsible for developing and producing Iran's solid-propellant ballistic missiles. Worldwide finan...More..

SEC Probing Kushner Company Role In Visas-For-Money Program
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

SEC Probing Kushner Company Role In Visas-For-Money Program

The Kushner Companies had previously received a subpoena from federal prosecutors over EB-5 investments in at least one specific project, One Journal Square in Jersey City, New Jersey. Jared Kushner was in ch...More..

by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Iran confirms its oil tanker incident, says 30 citizens missing

The collision, between a Panama-registered oil tanker and a Hong Kong-registered bulk freighter, occurred at around 8 p.m. Saturday in waters about 160 sea miles east of the Yangtze River's estuary, the ministr...More..

Sachin's Daughter Harassed, Man Arrested
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Sachin's Daughter Harassed, Man Arrested

The police have claimed a diary from Maity's house, in which he wrote Sara's name and proclaimed her as his wife. His arrest came after the woman filed a complaint at the Bandra police station. I fetched the ...More..

Kobach responds to dismantling of voter fraud commission
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Kobach responds to dismantling of voter fraud commission

But the commission collapsed in large part because many states, including Florida, refused to give it all of the information from their voter rolls. "They're going to abandon the public process and they're ...More..

After Heavy Snow, Temperatures Plunge Even Lower In Northeast US
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

After Heavy Snow, Temperatures Plunge Even Lower In Northeast US

More than 3,000 flights were cancelled on Thursday, with airports in NY and New Jersey; Boston reporting the most cancellations, according to FlightAware , an aviation tracking website. Governors of states i...More..

Trump Aide Stephen Miller Rips Wolff Book as 'Grotesque Work of Fiction'
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Trump Aide Stephen Miller Rips Wolff Book as 'Grotesque Work of Fiction'

Miller attempted to dismiss former chief strategist Steve Bannon's criticism of the Trump White House by downplaying the former political adviser's role in the administration . Tapper also said to Miller that "...More..

Stephen Colbert on imagining Trump as 'Our Cartoon President'
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Stephen Colbert on imagining Trump as 'Our Cartoon President'

Colbert and " Late Show " boss Chris Licht are EPs on the show, with R.J. Fried serving as showrunner. "I think Michael Wolff must have stolen all 10 of our episodes to write 'Fire and Fury , ' because there...More..

At Least 17 Civilians Killed in Strikes on Syria's Eastern Ghouta
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

At Least 17 Civilians Killed in Strikes on Syria's Eastern Ghouta

In total, 35 people have been wounded in the three areas. The subsequent crackdown on demonstrations in Ghouta and other parts of the country in 2011 sparked the ongoing civil war that has killed more than 400,...More..

Temperatures reach 79-year high as Sydney residents flock to the beaches
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Temperatures reach 79-year high as Sydney residents flock to the beaches

People have flocked to the beach and tennis players been forced off court on Sydney's hottest day for 79 years . Duty forecaster at the Bureau of Meteorology Andrew Haigh reminded people that surrounds have a...More..

WTA Brisbane: Aliaksandra Sasnovich stuns Anastasija Sevastova to reach final
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

WTA Brisbane: Aliaksandra Sasnovich stuns Anastasija Sevastova to reach final

One match at a time, I was improving in some parts. In the second set, Sevastova squandered two break points in the sixth game. "Yeah, it's motivated me", she said. At the moment Sevastova is ranked 16th in...More..

Shah: BJP will soon rise to power in Meghalaya
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Shah: BJP will soon rise to power in Meghalaya

The BJP President also inaugurated the state party office in Shillong and discussed with the party office bearers and members ahead of assembly poll likely to be held in March. The BJP chief added that unless t...More..

North Korea and South Korea Plan Meeting for Peace Talks
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

North Korea and South Korea Plan Meeting for Peace Talks

A Taiwanese court on Friday released a local man called Chen on bail following his arrest for shipping oil products to North Korea at sea, in breach of United Nations resolutions. At the regular press conferenc...More..

Numbers drawn for $570 million Powerball jackpot
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Numbers drawn for $570 million Powerball jackpot

As the Mega Millions jackpot, worth $450 million, found its victor Friday night, the Powerball Jackpot has climbed to $570 million ahead of the drawing Saturday night. However, under Florida law, the person can...More..

Man seriously injured after object explodes outside Stockholm subway station
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Man seriously injured after object explodes outside Stockholm subway station

Police cordoned off the station and the square where the blast happened as the bomb squad moved in to investigate. "That's all we know", a local fire service chief told Swedish Television, which also reported t...More..

Why China is ready to become the new influencer in Pakistan
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Why China is ready to become the new influencer in Pakistan

The move coincides with a US-Pakistan aid row. China's increased investments in Pakistan, combined with President Donald Trump's recent decision to cut all funding to the country, is driving Pakistan into Bei...More..

USA official denies that funds for Palestinian refugees frozen
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

USA official denies that funds for Palestinian refugees frozen

IDF sources, the report further said, "also think it will hurt, not help". The aid cut threatens money allocated to the Palestinian Authority. The United States is UNRWA's largest donor. Turkish foreign min...More..

President Trump Hopes North-South Korea Talks Will Go
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

President Trump Hopes North-South Korea Talks Will Go "Beyond The Olympics"

The region has been further rattled by tit-for-tat threats and insults between Kim and US President Donald Trump . "Absolutely, I would do that", Mr Trump said. The North has launched a series of intercont...More..

Trump's ex-campaign manager Manafort sues Special Counsel Robert Mueller
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Trump's ex-campaign manager Manafort sues Special Counsel Robert Mueller

Manafort is completely unmoored from the special counsel's original jurisdiction to investigate 'any links and/or coordination between the Russian government and individuals associated with the campaign of Pres...More..