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First lady Melania Trump skips Davos, goes to Holocaust memorial in Washington

First lady Melania Trump skips Davos, goes to Holocaust memorial in Washington

Mrs. Trump on Thursday said she was visiting the museum in advance of International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Saturday to honor millions of people who were victims of the Nazis. The White House did...

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David Davis: UK wants to stay in European Union trade deals during transition

David Davis: UK wants to stay in European Union trade deals during transition

Max Blain said "the cabinet is signed up to the position the prime minister has set out on Brexit in both those key speeches". He said that "the smaller the changes that happen to our access to mark...

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Why Isn¿t Lorde Performing at the Grammys? A Source Weighs In ¿ ¿ Variety

Why Isn¿t Lorde Performing at the Grammys? A Source Weighs In ¿ ¿ Variety

TMZ reports she'll also be giving the Grammy's red carpet a miss this year, though she will attend the ceremony . (Perhaps owing to the fact that she's, you know, from New Zealand.) Instead, the fou...

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Intruders break into Celebrity Big Brother garden live on air

Intruders break into Celebrity Big Brother garden live on air

After the incident, a Channel 5 spokesperson revealed: "Two intruders attempted to enter the Big Brother house" however they were "apprehended by security in the garden". Look at Amanda [Barrie], sh...

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In Historic First, India's Modi to Visit Palestinian Territories

In Historic First, India's Modi to Visit Palestinian Territories

Mann ki Baat is a unique initiative of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to reach out to masses across the country through the medium of radio. "There has been a long tradition of women scholars since a...

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Stevie Nicks Pays Emotional Tribute to Tom Petty at MusiCares Gala

Stevie Nicks Pays Emotional Tribute to Tom Petty at MusiCares Gala

Stevie (born Stephanie) added: 'The loss of Tom Petty has just about broken my heart. "He was not only a good man to go down the rive with as Johnny Cash said , but he was a great father and a g...

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Yemen Separatists Capture Seat of Government in Aden

Yemen Separatists Capture Seat of Government in Aden

The Yemeni prime minister accused southern separatists of staging a coup on Sunday, as security sources said separatist fighters had seized the government headquarters in Aden, Agence France-Presse r...

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Police say Canadian billionaire, wife 'targeted' in mysterious double-murder

Police say Canadian billionaire, wife 'targeted' in mysterious double-murder

Homicide detective, Sgt. Susan Gomes, spoke at a news conference today stating the investigation was no longer a homicide suicide, as previously reported. "Each of the three manners (double suicide,...

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Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny detained

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny detained

After walking a short distance, he was surrounded by police officers wearing helmets, who grabbed him, and forced him onto the ground, before dragging him into a patrol wagon. A raid was also staged o...

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President Trump says he's 'for everyone': 'I wouldn't say I'm a feminist'

The U.S. president explained that he had retweeted the videos because he is a "big believer in fighting radical Islamic terror", which was depicted on those videos. "Women have the best unemployment n...

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Japan FM departs for first trip to China

Japan FM departs for first trip to China

Later in the day, Kono also met Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi, the nation's top diplomat. A Japanese global relations expert, who declined to be named because he is involved with a diplomatic ...

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5 people dead after shooting at vehicle wash in Fayette County

5 people dead after shooting at vehicle wash in Fayette County

Bower declined to comment further on the circumstances of the shooting or release a possible motive for the incident. Police said that they were not able to speak with Smith at the hospital. The sur...

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Rescuers find seven survivors of missing Kiribati ferry

Rescuers find seven survivors of missing Kiribati ferry

They were discovered by a search plane today. When a fishing boat picked up the survivors on Sunday afternoon, the dinghy was drifting more than (112 miles) from the nearest major island. "The crew ...

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Jimmy Kimmel Trumps Competitors Booking Stormy Daniels For POTUS's First SOTU Address

Jimmy Kimmel Trumps Competitors Booking Stormy Daniels For POTUS's First SOTU Address

What do you think about Stormy Daniels and the claims that she and President Trump had an affair? Daniels did say that, until recently, she was living a "strangely normal life" in Texas with her h...

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French climber rescued from Pakistan's 'killer mountain'

French climber rescued from Pakistan's 'killer mountain'

A French woman was rescued alive from the treacherous northern Himalayan peak known as "Killer Mountain", but rescuers were not able to locate her Polish climbing companion. A helicopter has taken R...

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Swedish IKEA founder Ingvar Kamprad dies at 91

Swedish IKEA founder Ingvar Kamprad dies at 91

Ikea products have furnished millions of homes around the world since the 1950s and the company's global successes made Kamprad one of the wealthiest people in the world. The company started by selli...

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Czech President Zeman re-elected to what he suggests is his last term

Czech President Zeman re-elected to what he suggests is his last term

Drahos, a former head of the Czech Academy of Sciences (CAS) and a newcomer to politics, scored 26.60 percent. Bookmakers have given populist Zeman the edge, but recent polls have shown the two candid...

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Billionaire Prince released after financial settlement

Billionaire Prince released after financial settlement

Saudi daily Okaz, citing unnamed sources, said the men held in Riyadh's Ritz-Carlton hotel were set free after reaching settlements with the authorities. Appearing thinner and having grown a salt-an...

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Rain-swollen Seine burst its banks in Paris

Rain-swollen Seine burst its banks in Paris

Thirteen of France's 96 administrative departments had flood alerts as of Friday, in what the monitoring body Météo-France says is the country's wettest winter since 1959. In 1910, during "The Great...

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NAFTA negotiations grind on, little sign of quick breakthrough

NAFTA negotiations grind on, little sign of quick breakthrough

In a blog published this week, Mr Duvall said NAFTA had been a big success for United States agriculture and Canada and Mexico were the nation's number 2 and 3 markets for agricultural exports but...

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Afghanistan | Insurgents attack children's group in Afghanistan, 3 dead

Afghanistan | Insurgents attack children's group in Afghanistan, 3 dead

The attack, still ongoing, began at 9 a.m. when the attackers detonated explosives before storming the offices of the Save the Children aid agency in the eastern Afghan city. "We have temporarily ...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation thinks body of missing Scotland County boy found

Federal Bureau of Investigation thinks body of missing Scotland County boy found

Authorities said that this wasn't the first time that Raul had walked away from his home. Investigators plan to drain the pond, Kersey said. "I thought maybe he was just hiding because he likes ...

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Maduro rejects Spanish PM´s comments in support of Venezuelan sanctions

Maduro rejects Spanish PM´s comments in support of Venezuelan sanctions

Santos, who has criticized the Venezuelan government many times in the past, warned before the constituent assembly elections previous year that he would not recognize the results. "The government r...

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Casino Mogul Steve Wynn Faces Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Casino Mogul Steve Wynn Faces Sexual Misconduct Allegations

His company did pay a $7.5 million settlement to a former employee who accused Wynn of verbally pressuring her into having sex. "During three-decades worth of sexual harassment allegations, Harve...

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Patrick Meehan won't run again for Congress amid accusations

Patrick Meehan won't run again for Congress amid accusations

Meehan was formerly a member of the Ethics committee but has since been replaced by Texas Congressman John Ratcliffe. The chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee confirmed Meeha...

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Presidents Club to shut after Dorchester charity gala harassment claims

Presidents Club to shut after Dorchester charity gala harassment claims

In a statement , the charity Presidents Club said: "The organisers are appalled by the allegations of bad behaviour at the event asserted by the Financial Times reporters". But Mrs May, speakin...

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Davos Founder Hopes Trump And His Critics Keep Open Minds

Davos Founder Hopes Trump And His Critics Keep Open Minds

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, one of 10 Cabinet secretaries attending the gathering, endorsed a lower dollar, pushing the greenback to its lowest level in three years, according to the Bloomberg D...

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Officials say 95 killed, 158 wounded in Afghan car bombing

Expressing shock over the recent Kabul bombing attack which claimed 95 lives, President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday affirmed that India stands with the Afghan Government in fighting "forces of ter...

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Was there MORE to Padmaavat that what is released?

Was there MORE to Padmaavat that what is released?

Since Jan. 23, unruly mobs have rampaged on the streets of several cities, particularly in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh states, after India's Supreme Court rejected an appeal by these states to help...

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White House Drops $24 Million for Two Air Force One Refrigerators

White House Drops $24 Million for Two Air Force One Refrigerators

Experts say the reason isn't price gouging by Boeing, which makes the jets and handles the presidential modifications, but instead the result of bespoke equipment requirements put in place by the Whit...

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Kennedy to provide Democratic response to Trump's State of…

Kennedy will be the first MA politician to deliver the response since 1985, when then-House Speaker Thomas (Tip) O'Neill joined Bill Clinton (who was Arkansas governor at the time) and then-Florida G...

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Police officer stabbed in Sydney

Police officer stabbed in Sydney

The officer who was stabbed was rushed to St Vincents Hospital in a critical condition, where he had emergency surgery. Shocking footage shows Aussie cop John Breda, 45, lying motionless in posh Syd...

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Rob Gronkowski Returns To Patriots Practice, But Still In Concussion Protocol

Gronkowski missed the second half after taking a helmet-to-helmet hit from Jaguars safety Barry Church in the second quarter. With the extra week off before the Super Bowl against the Philadelphia...

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Mets re-sign Jose Reyes to one-year deal, source says

Mets re-sign Jose Reyes to one-year deal, source says

Reyes, 34, hit.246/.315/.413 with 15 home runs, 58 RBI, 75 runs scored, and 24 stolen bases in 561 plate appearances last season. He returned in 2016 following a domestic violence suspension and was a...

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Stormy Daniels Will Appear on Jimmy Kimmel After Trump's SOTU Address

Stormy Daniels Will Appear on Jimmy Kimmel After Trump's SOTU Address

Taking her last statement a step further, Evans implied cheating was likely allowed in the Trump marriage. She also would not answer whether comments by her friend, who claimed Daniels told her at...

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Cuomo and NJ and CT governors to challenge federal tax law

Cuomo and NJ and CT governors to challenge federal tax law

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy said the change will cost taxpayers in his state about $10 billion and harm the state's ability to pay for education and health care. While JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Di...

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Erdoğan Visits Military Command Center in Turkey's South

Erdoğan Visits Military Command Center in Turkey's South

Turkish soldiers have provided food aid to locals after clearing terrorists from Afrin's Adama village. The Russian military says Syrian troops have killed five USA -trained rebels what is says wa...

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Senate Moderates Unable to End US Government Shutdown

Senate Moderates Unable to End US Government Shutdown

And party leaders who won't act without him. A stopgap spending measure was slated for a vote on Monday after midnight, but Democrats have so far refused to go along with the temporary fix. Rand Pau...

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Romano said Ontario PCs will move forward

Romano said Ontario PCs will move forward

Among those aware of the allegations, 36 per cent said they would not affect their vote while 22 per cent said that the allegations would actually make them more likely to vote for a Progressive Conse...

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Growth turns out stronger than expected - but should be better

Growth turns out stronger than expected - but should be better

That reading means calendar year growth for 2017 is estimated at 1.8 per cent, down slightly from the 1.9 per cent seen in 2016, but ahead of the 1.5 per cent growth forecast by the Office for Budget ...

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