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Snow-ice warning upgraded to status orange for several counties

Snow-ice warning upgraded to status orange for several counties

However, the mix of wintry showers and freezing roads could create a number of potential hazards including icy roads. As seen in the video above, snow came to Yorkshire for the first time this win...

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3 dead, including suspect, after New Mexico school shooting

3 dead, including suspect, after New Mexico school shooting

Kyle Lincoln from the San Juan County Sheriff Department are clearing the building and actively searching the school. No other injuries were reported, officials said . That was confirmed shortly afte...

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Kenya says 'swearing-in' of Odinga would be seen as treason

Kenya says 'swearing-in' of Odinga would be seen as treason

Odinga on Thursday rejected the US advice to cancel next week's event, saying he doesn't recognize the legitimacy of Kenyatta as president. The NASA chief was responding to US Acting Assistant Secre...

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#BattleForGujarat:

#BattleForGujarat: "Neech" comment creates a controversy

He also maintained that he never called Modi a "low born". "I am an ordinary worker of Congress, have not even been asked to campaign in Gujarat so why such a uproar over my comment?" "Have I done a...

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Luxury brands win European Union court ruling on online distribution

Luxury brands win European Union court ruling on online distribution

Therefore, any impairment to that aura of luxury is likely to affect the actual quality of those goods". However, e-tailers such as Amazon and eBay have countered that the ruling to curb online sale...

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Native American leaders: Trump's monument order disrespects native people

Native American leaders: Trump's monument order disrespects native people

The court cases are likely to drag on for years. The move comes a week after tribal leaders decried Trump for using the name of a historical Native American figure as a slur. The families and commun...

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Whistleblower: Flynn texts broached nuclear plan, sanctions

Whistleblower: Flynn texts broached nuclear plan, sanctions

Copson allegedly responded, "I couldn't be better". "You told Fox News that you wanted to hear "whatever he has" because '[t] alking to witnesses is usually a good thing, '" Cummings said. The whist...

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Bigg Boss 11: Akash Dadlani forcefully kisses Shilpa Shinde, fans outrage

Bigg Boss 11: Akash Dadlani forcefully kisses Shilpa Shinde, fans outrage

She gets really angry and tells him she will slap him if next time he does that. Twitter was abuzz with demands of Akash's eviction from the show. Added to that, the race for captaincy is only making ...

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Obama: US opting out of Paris agreement 'a hard position to defend'

Obama: US opting out of Paris agreement 'a hard position to defend'

Under Obama the USA economy grew at an average of 2.1 percent, although some quarters saw three percent growth. He also would be discussing how the city's Better Buildings Challenge program works ...

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Instagram now lets you archive your stories

Instagram now lets you archive your stories

This is a nice feature for those who wanted to keep a track of their stories posted online and for those anxious, no archive is not visible to anyone else. Instagram has today announced the launch of...

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Franken Office Says He'll Make Announcement Thursday Amid Mounting Calls to Resign

Franken Office Says He'll Make Announcement Thursday Amid Mounting Calls to Resign

Franken has been accused of forcibly kissing or groping numerous women. Franken has apologized for most of the incidents and has said he would cooperate with a Senate ethics probe into his behav...

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British PM Theresa May was target of assassination plot, court hears

British PM Theresa May was target of assassination plot, court hears

The force said Rahman, aged 20, had been charged with preparing acts of terrorism and assisting Imran in planning, while Imran, 21, was charged with preparing acts of terrorism. Naa'imur Zakariyah Rah...

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Pizza Hut Testing Beer, Wine Delivery

Pizza Hut Testing Beer, Wine Delivery

The good people of Pizza Hut apparently share this predicament. Pizza Hut delivery will be your savior, but if you are committing to eating unhealthily, you might as well go all the way. The inclusi...

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Australian Prime Minister Unveils New Laws to Counter Foreign Interference

Australian Prime Minister Unveils New Laws to Counter Foreign Interference

The prime minister cited allegations of Russian meddling in the United States election as one justification for reform. A statement from the Chinese embassy in Australia said allegations first air...

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Suspect Charged in Death of Ex-NBA Player Lorenzen Wright

Suspect Charged in Death of Ex-NBA Player Lorenzen Wright

Ten days later, police found Wright's badly-decomposed, bullet-riddled body in the woods in southeast Memphis along with shell casings from different caliber guns. Sherra Wright said Lorenzen Wright ...

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Three US airlines to restrict certain smart luggage from cargo holds

Three US airlines to restrict certain smart luggage from cargo holds

American Airlines spokeswoman Leslie Scott told the Chicago Tribune : 'We wanted to get out ahead of the holiday season given that it's one of the trendy gifts for travelers'. Other bags with a mot...

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Road Wars policeman James Dixon killed in tragic vehicle crash

Road Wars policeman James Dixon killed in tragic vehicle crash

PC James "Dixie" Dixon, who served with the police for 18 years, was one of two fatalities after his motorbike collided with a auto. The driver of the vehicle, a woman, was injured and taken to hosp...

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Most Republicans want Trump to 'break some rules to set things right'

Most Republicans want Trump to 'break some rules to set things right'

However, just 37% of registered voters surveyed say they'll support a Republicans congressional candidate in the midterm elections next year. "I do believe I've never changed", he said . Almost a t...

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Zinke: Claim That Trump 'Stole' Public Land And 'Lie'

Zinke: Claim That Trump 'Stole' Public Land And 'Lie'

Trump hasn't signed off on any action regarding the Katahdin Woods and Waters. "President Trump's unprecedented decision undermines a century of precedent under President Theodore Roosevelt's Antiqu...

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Respect status quo in Jerusalem - Pope says

He issued a " heartfelt appeal " to the global community to ensure that "everyone is committed to respecting the status quo of the city, in accordance with the relevant resolutions of the United Natio...

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Senate confirms Trump's pick to lead Department of Homeland Security

President Trump congratulates Kirstjen Nielsen , the newly confirmed Homeland Security secretary, during a White House ceremony in October to announce her nomination. In a letter to Congress, the...

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USA defense chief calls for deepening anti-terror cooperation with Pakistan

USA defense chief calls for deepening anti-terror cooperation with Pakistan

The Pentagon said it would not resume payments until the defence secretary could certify that Islamabad had taken sufficient action against the Haqqani network and other militants who cross into Afgh...

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Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez to enter Texas governor's race

Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez to enter Texas governor's race

Valdez's actions and those of fellow sanctuary sheriff, Travis County Sheriff Sally Hernandez, led to the creation and passage of Texas' SB4 Sanctuary City Law. Using a mock dating website called "DHa...

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Majority of voters disapprove GOP tax plan, says helps wealthy

Majority of voters disapprove GOP tax plan, says helps wealthy

After Senate Republicans narrowly rammed through their tax plan in the middle of the night a few days ago, much of the coverage hailed the developments as a "win" and an important "victory" for the GO...

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Michael Flynn Promised Ex-Partner That Russia Sanctions Would Be 'Ripped Up'

Michael Flynn Promised Ex-Partner That Russia Sanctions Would Be 'Ripped Up'

Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), the top Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. "The account is the strongest evidence to date that the Trump administration wanted to end the sa...

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No victor yet in tight Atlanta mayor's race; recount expected

No victor yet in tight Atlanta mayor's race; recount expected

But with initial results showing a margin of just a few hundred votes, her rival asked for a recount. A half-century after white flight triggered sprawl that fueled legendary traffic jams, Atlanta i...

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Now, PM welcomes Sunni Waqf Board statement 'disowning' Sibal

Now, PM welcomes Sunni Waqf Board statement 'disowning' Sibal

The Congress must clarify if Sibal is representing it or the Sunni Waqf Board? With one of the Ramjanambhoomi-Babri Masjid case petitioners saying the Muslims wanted its "early resolution", BJP Pres...

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Supreme Court allows Trump's 'travel ban' to enter effect

Supreme Court allows Trump's 'travel ban' to enter effect

Lawyers for the American Civil Liberties Union and the state of Hawaii filed lengthy responses urging the court to maintain the status quo while the legal claims are heard and decided. The court gav...

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Robert Mueller details millions in cost of early months of probe

Robert Mueller details millions in cost of early months of probe

The denial comes hours after Reuters first reported that Deutsche Bank received a subpoena for records related to Trump's credit and money transactions, citing "a person close to the matter". Duri...

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Tens Of Thousands Evacuated As Wildfire Grows In Southern California

Tens Of Thousands Evacuated As Wildfire Grows In Southern California

CBS News producer Sean Gallitz said he could see an nearly unbroken fire line burning ferociously along the top of the hill side from nearly 20 miles away from on the 101 freeway. The sheriff's office...

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Georgian ex-president Saakashvili arrested in Ukraine dramatic rooftop scene

Georgian ex-president Saakashvili arrested in Ukraine dramatic rooftop scene

He stressed that Russian Federation does not view the Ukrainian people as its enemy. "They wanted to kidnap me unnoticed, but they failed to do this". Georgia has demanded Saakashvili's extradition ...

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Truckers protest electronic logging devices

Truckers protest electronic logging devices

Independent owner operators are the most concerned, leading to an ongoing though unsuccessful battle against instituting the change. "We don't know if we are going to get the regulations stopped", ...

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Russian Federation designates nine US-funded news outlets as foreign agents

Russian Federation designates nine US-funded news outlets as foreign agents

The ministry named the outlets as the U.S. Congress-funded Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty and seven of its affiliates, and Voice of America . A vote on the measures is expected next week. The le...

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U-turn believed to be have caused fatal Wexford crash

U-turn believed to be have caused fatal Wexford crash

The vehicle that the family were traveling in could be seen just in front of the cab of the truck. Initial indications are the crash happened on a bend in the road at the top of a hill. Monday. But ...

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House of Cards' Final Season Moving Forward Without Kevin Spacey

House of Cards' Final Season Moving Forward Without Kevin Spacey

It's not clear how Spacey's Frank Underwood will be written out, but all signs point to the character suffering an off screen death. Sarandos says production will not continue until next year, pro...

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Lebanon's PM Hariri withdraws his resignation

Lebanon's PM Hariri withdraws his resignation

Sources in the prime minister's office told Asharq al-Awsat that the new ministerial statement would focus on four main points, including dissociating Lebanon from Arab conflicts, preserving good rela...

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Senior UN official to visit North Korea this week

Senior UN official to visit North Korea this week

The United Nations has dispatched an envoy to North Korea for a rare visit aimed at defusing tensions over Pyongyang's intercontinental ballistic missile launch, as the US and South Korea began joint ...

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Willie Taggart hired as Florida State's next head coach

Willie Taggart hired as Florida State's next head coach

Before Oregon, Taggart coached at the University of South Florida . Both of Taggart's previous head coaching stops have been rebuilds of sorts. Taggart, 41, replaced Mark Helfrich at OR last seas...

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Venezuela Plans a Cryptocurrency, Maduro Says

Venezuela Plans a Cryptocurrency, Maduro Says

The leftist leader offered few specifics about the currency launch or how the struggling OPEC member would pull off such a feat, but he declared to cheers that "the 21st century has arrived!" Maduro...

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A Texas police officer is shot dead today in San Marcos

A Texas police officer is shot dead today in San Marcos

The suspect was shot during the standoff and has been transported to an Austin hospital. Chief Stapp said it's unclear if the suspect's injuries were self-inflicted or if he was shot by an officer. ...

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