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Wreaths program a holiday way to honor vets

Wreaths program a holiday way to honor vets

This year's weather was much better than last year's event hampered by icy weather. Over one million wreaths were laid on graves across the U.S. on Saturday as part of the " Wreaths across America "...

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White House Official Explains Reason Behind Delay of Pence's Mid East Visit

White House Official Explains Reason Behind Delay of Pence's Mid East Visit

The vote has been scheduled for Tuesday, but could be delayed further as some Republican Senators are expected to be a no-show for health and other reasons. "The United States has crossed all the red ...

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Sen. Al Franken to officially resign on January 2

Sen. Al Franken to officially resign on January 2

While he denied the allegations or said he recalled the events differently than the women, he resigned after most of his Senate Democratic colleagues said he had to go. Democrats can spout hypocriti...

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RI hangs on to second US House seat in population estimates

RI hangs on to second US House seat in population estimates

Idaho's growth rate of 2.2 percent led the nation, followed by Nevada, Utah and Washington State. Idaho had the highest rate of growth, at 2.2 percent. MA recorded 71,000 births a year ago compared ...

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Final Nominees For CAF African Player Of The Year

Final Nominees For CAF African Player Of The Year

For the first time, captains of the senior men's national teams of the affiliated National Associations will also take part in the decision-making process of the African Player of the Year and Play...

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Japan to Expand Ballistic Missile Defense With Ground-Based Aegis Batteries

Japan to Expand Ballistic Missile Defense With Ground-Based Aegis Batteries

Japan is now protected by destroyers equipped with US Aegis missile defense systems as well as surface-to-air Modernized Patriot Advanced Capability (PAC-3) ballistic missile interceptors. For resear...

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US Navy jets encounter 'ROTATING' UFO as Pentagon's $22m programme REVEALED

US Navy jets encounter 'ROTATING' UFO as Pentagon's $22m programme REVEALED

There's no shortage of UFO-spotters and conspiracy theorists eager to prove that any unidentified object spotted in the night's sky must be an alien visitor. In comments to the New York Times , he s...

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MLS expansion: Nashville appears set to join league

MLS expansion: Nashville appears set to join league

The event will begin Wednesday Dec. 20 at 4 p.m.at the County Music Hall of Fame, and is open to the public. Pistons owner Tom Gores, Bill Ford Jr. and Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert have all partnered...

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Husband catches Christian school teacher in bed with student, police say

Husband catches Christian school teacher in bed with student, police say

The Roseburg News-Review reports that Andrea Nicole Baber was arrested last week after being reported to police for having an affair with the 17-year-old boy. On Friday, authorities served a search...

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John Terry reveals what a Jose Mourinho training session is really like

John Terry reveals what a Jose Mourinho training session is really like

Lukaku moved to Manchester United for £75million over the summer and has 10 Premier League this season, but was sold by Chelsea to Everton in 2014. Conte has insisted that he will keep playing his...

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A Single Vote Has Flipped Control Of Virginia's House Of Delegates

A Single Vote Has Flipped Control Of Virginia's House Of Delegates

Yancey had won the 94th District by just 10 votes in November. A three-judge board of elections must certify the result on Wednesday, though legal challenges from Yancey are likely. There are two more...

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Palestinian teen in coma after shot with rubber bullet

Palestinian teen in coma after shot with rubber bullet

Campaign For Palestinian Rights, told Newsweek . "Nariman was hysterically crying and attempted to hug Ahed, but she was thrown to the ground by the soldiers", he told Al Jazeera, referring to Ahed...

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Senate's Latest Move Marks Win for Manufacturers With Ex-Im Bank

Senate's Latest Move Marks Win for Manufacturers With Ex-Im Bank

Republicans Mike Rounds of South Dakota and Tim Scott of SC joined all of the Democrats in voting against Garrett. "So while I wish him no ill, I do believe that he was not the right person to be th...

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Republican Senator John McCain returns home from hospital

Republican Senator John McCain returns home from hospital

His daughter, Meghan McCain, took to Twitter on Sunday saying that she is excited to spend Christmas with her dad in Arizona. Sen. McCain did vote on the Senate GOP's tax reform plan, which sent it ...

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Word ban or no word ban at the CDC?

Word ban or no word ban at the CDC?

While the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention refutes these reports, new ones have come up saying that the ban extends beyond the agency. On Sunday, in a series of tweets , CDC Director Dr. ...

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Virginia woman found dead in woods, mauled by her two dogs

Virginia woman found dead in woods, mauled by her two dogs

It took officials about an hour to capture the dogs, reports say. Agnew said the officers made the decision to capture the dogs instead of shooting them. He offered background and said the dogs were...

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Trump rips WaPo report on Gorsuch as 'fake news'

Trump rips WaPo report on Gorsuch as 'fake news'

Supreme Court ", Donald Trump went on to write . "The anonymous sources don't exist!" Indeed, Trump is said to have exploded over the apparent criticism from Gorsuch-prompting fears the Supreme ...

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US Green Party's Jill Stein targeted in Russian Federation inquiry

Assange denies receiving the material from Russian Federation. He told BuzzFeed he believes Ms. Stein plans to cooperate fully. Although she says the possibility of testifying before Congress has no...

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A Sunny & Mild Tuesday Ahead

A Sunny & Mild Tuesday Ahead

Temperatures will rise to the upper 30s with temperatures impressive tomorrow in the mid to upper 40s! Wednesday: Showers likely, with some of the rain heavy at times. Wednesday will be partly ...

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FOG ALERT: Poor visibility and disruption to transport possible

FOG ALERT: Poor visibility and disruption to transport possible

Forecasters have warned of slower journey times, and possible delays to public transport. The extreme conditions are expected to last until midday on Tuesday as patches of freezing fog cripple trave...

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Zimbabwe defence force chief retires, seen being elevated to VP

Zimbabwe defence force chief retires, seen being elevated to VP

Mnangagwa also sent Police Commissioner-General Augustine Chihuri packing, a move that may receive support, as the cops boss had often been accused of failing to instil discipline within the force. Pe...

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Cyril Ramaphosa Elected ANC President

Cyril Ramaphosa Elected ANC President

Mr. Ramaphosa's victory amounts to a victory for reformers in the A.N.C., which wants to root out corruption and woo back foreign investors. He also added that Ramaphosa should "execute the [North G...

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Philippines' Duterte, in about-face, says he supports same-sex unions

Also in the photo is Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio. Tin also welcomed "with optimism" Duterte's announcement that he will create a commission to oversee LGBT-specific issues in the Philippi...

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Brooklyn house fire kills woman, children, officials say

Brooklyn house fire kills woman, children, officials say

The victims, including the children who are 11, 7, and 3, have not been identified. The father, 45-year-old Joseph Azan, and two other children, a 16-year-old girl and a 15-year-old boy, are in critic...

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Track Palin arrested, charged with domestic violence-again

Track Palin arrested, charged with domestic violence-again

An affidavit by a Wasilla Police officer says Sarah Palin told police Saturday night that Track Palin was "freaking out" and on some type of medication. No attorney was listed for Track Palin. ...

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No special Brexit deal for the City, warns European Union negotiator

No special Brexit deal for the City, warns European Union negotiator

Theresa May will tell MPs the United Kingdom will look to sign trade deals with non-EU countries and prepare new immigration controls during a transitional deal with Brussels. Foreign Secretary Mr Jo...

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Gunmen attack military training centre in Kabul

Gunmen attack military training centre in Kabul

Nasrat Rahimi, deputy spokesman for the interior ministry, said three attackers dressed in police uniforms seized a building under construction near a National Directorate of Security, or NDS, trainin...

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Palestinians slam United States veto on Jerusalem resolution

Palestinians slam United States veto on Jerusalem resolution

Since the advent of Trump's presidency, U.S. policy has grown increasingly hostile towards the Palestinian factions, edging closer in support of Israel. The Palestinian delegation to the UN?are now in...

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Trump administration blames North Korea for 'WannaCry' ransomware

Trump administration blames North Korea for 'WannaCry' ransomware

Global financial and economic losses from the WannaCry attack that crippled computers in at least 150 countries in May was estimated to be in the billions, making it one of the most damaging inciden...

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Miss Iraq's Family Forced to Flee Country Over Her Instagram Post

Miss Iraq's Family Forced to Flee Country Over Her Instagram Post

The photo has been liked over 7,000 times. Miss Idan, a Muslim, had written on Facebook how honoured she was to be the first Iraqi woman in 45 years to represent her country in the competition. Wh...

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8 killed, 44 injured in Pakistan's church attack

8 killed, 44 injured in Pakistan's church attack

In 2016, Lahore suffered one of Pakistan's deadliest attacks during the Easter season - a suicide bomb in a park that killed more than 70 people including many children. "It was chaos", Anjum told the...

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BJP won due to EVM tampering, played dirty tricks, says Hardik Patel

BJP won due to EVM tampering, played dirty tricks, says Hardik Patel

Hardik Patel said that the Congress party should also think about the EVM tampering as the numbers are so close and no one doubts EVM tampering. The Most Gujarat much-awaited domino effect of Assem...

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Russia-Based Kaspersky Lab Sues Trump Administration For Banning Its Software

Russia-Based Kaspersky Lab Sues Trump Administration For Banning Its Software

Kaspersky Lab, a massive, Russian cybersecurity company, sued the Trump administration in USA federal court on Monday, arguing that the American government deprived it of due process rights when Homel...

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Federal judicial nominee who couldn't define 'motion in limine' withdraws

Federal judicial nominee who couldn't define 'motion in limine' withdraws

Petersen said in his statement that he was honored to have been nominated to the federal court in Washington, D.C. "However, I am no stranger to political realities, and I do not wish to be a continu...

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Grizzly bear hunt banned in all British Columbia

Grizzly bear hunt banned in all British Columbia

Environment Minister George Heyman says First Nations will still be allowed to hunt grizzlies for food, social or ceremonial reasons, or for treaty rights. Forbes said that is not to say that the poli...

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WhatsApp ordered to stop sharing user data with Facebook

WhatsApp ordered to stop sharing user data with Facebook

The data transfers from WhatsApp to Facebook happen in part without the users' consent, nor the legitimate interest of WhatsApp, CNIL said. Facebook acquired WhatsApp in 2014 and the messaging app...

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United Kingdom diplomat found dead in Beirut, murder probe launched

United Kingdom diplomat found dead in Beirut, murder probe launched

A family spokesman said: 'We are devastated by the loss of our beloved Rebecca. Police are investigating whether the victim, believed to be 30, had been sexually assaulted before she was found dead ...

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One killed in small plane crash in Franklin County

One killed in small plane crash in Franklin County

Indiana State Police confirmed the crash happened around 9 p.m.in a wooded area behind a residence along Hamburg Road near Senft Road. It is unclear as to what made the plane crash. The cause of the c...

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UN Security Council to vote on outlawing Trump's Jerusalem decision

UN Security Council to vote on outlawing Trump's Jerusalem decision

The one-page Egyptian-drafted text, which was circulated to the 15-member council on Saturday, does not specifically mention the United States or Trump. For US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley, the de...

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Huskers beat Florida, win 5th title in program history

Huskers beat Florida, win 5th title in program history

Few know volleyball better than former Nebraska coach Terry Pettit, and he's provided some in-depth analysis in advance of Thursday night's national semifinal between the Huskers and Penn State. Kno...

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