• AMBER Alert issued for missing West Virginia teen
AMBER Alert issued for missing West Virginia teen

Rider is 5-feet 10-inches tall, with brown hair and brown eyes. "She is 5'8" and weighs around 104-pounds. The Greenbrier Sheriff's Department said Hall is believed to be with 27-year-old Christopher Rider, a convicted sex offender in West Virginia and a parole absconder.

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  • 5-year-old Chicago boy shot for second time in two years
5-year-old Chicago boy shot for second time in two years

The boy's father, Kevin Collins, was arrested late Wednesday on several felony gun charges and six misdemeanor counts of child endangerment. A five-year-old boy who was caught up in a drive-by shooting in Chicago in 2016 has again been the victim of gun fire after accidentally shooting himself in the hand.

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  • Trump threatens Jerusalem opponents with US funding cutoff
Trump threatens Jerusalem opponents with US funding cutoff

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley vetos an Egyptian-drafted resolution regarding recent decisions concerning the status of Jerusalem, during the United Nations Security Council meeting on the situation in the Middle East, including Palestine, at U.N.

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  • Major US companies say workers will see some of tax cut windfall
Major US companies say workers will see some of tax cut windfall

The legislation creates a 20 percent deduction for the first $315,000 on pass-throughs, or businesses such as partnerships. Once again, all Democrats voted against the legislation, as did 12 Republicans, nearly all from high-tax states where many residents will face higher tax bills.

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  • Key NSA surveillance program's reauthorization hits roadblock in Congress
Key NSA surveillance program's reauthorization hits roadblock in Congress

Wyden argued the legislation is an open door for warrantless backdoor searches of Americans' communications by usa intelligence and law enforcement agencies. The almost three-week extension of the government's existing authority under Section 702 would buy negotiators in the House and Senate time to work out remaining differences among their ...

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  • Eagles crash — Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking
Eagles crash — Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking

At global level, World Cup champion, Germany sit atop the rating while Brazil, Portugal, Argentina and Belgium complete the top five teams ladder on the Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking. Meanwhile, Germany are the World Ranking's latest "Team of the Year", having ended 2017 atop the global ladder. Portugal, Argentina, and...

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  • Damian Green had to go, but police face questions - Jeremy Hunt
Damian Green had to go, but police face questions - Jeremy Hunt

A report by May's Cabinet secretary concluded Green had made misleading statements regarding his knowledge about the indecent images found by police. Her mother Victoria was an Oxford University contemporary of Mr Green, while her multi-millionaire banker dad Colin was the first love of ex-Tory MP Ann Widdecombe.

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  • Virginia election board to pick victor of tied race by random draw
Virginia election board to pick victor of tied race by random draw

According to Virginia law , "If two or more persons have an equal number of votes for any county, city, town, or district office, and a higher number than any other person, the electoral board shall proceed publicly to determine by lot which of the candidates shall be declared elected".

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  • What does the tax bill mean for you?
What does the tax bill mean for you?

You can only prepay taxes that have already been billed or assessed. "The GOP tax bill further victimizes wildfire and other disaster survivors where a federal disaster is not declared". Right now, disaster victims can deduct losses that aren't insured and that amount to more than 10 percent of their incomes. - If you're single making $52,000 w...

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  • Seeing Active stock of Yesterday- Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)
Seeing Active stock of Yesterday- Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)

Van Eck Associate Corporation accumulated 0.44% or 1.07 million shares. The collective rating of 2.4 for Gilead Sciences, Inc . It has underperformed by 38.50% the S&P500. Marietta Investment Prtnrs Ltd Liability holds 3,850 shares. Analysts await The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) to report earnings on January, 31 before the open.

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  • Nawaz names brother as PM candidate for 2018 election
Nawaz names brother as PM candidate for 2018 election

There were reports of an apparent drift between the Sharif brothers, after Shehbaz made a decision to nominate his son Hamza Shahbaz as the Punjab chief minister, while Nawaz was planning to nominate his daughter Maryam to head Punjab. Kaira told reporters that Nawaz Sharif would benefit from democracy being derailed in the country, adding that the...

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  • Weather Authority: Snow showers beginning Wednesday night
Weather Authority: Snow showers beginning Wednesday night

Dropping into the middle 30's heading from Thursday Night and into Friday Morning. Spotty light showers or drizzle are possible with the best chance from late afternoon into the overnight hours as a colder air moves in. Regardless, confidence that at least some snow will fall on Christmas Eve and will carry through EARLY Christmas m...

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  • 28 die, 26 injured in South Korean building fire
28 die, 26 injured in South Korean building fire

It was unclear what caused the fire but it likely began at the building's parking lot, according to fire officials. Many victims were trapped in a sauna on the second floor. The public fitness center and sauna also houses several restaurants. Heavy smoke charred glass facades of the building as firefighters struggled to extinguish the blaze, so...

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  • Trump threatens United States aid recipients
Trump threatens United States aid recipients

Haley echoed the message in a tweet late Tuesday, saying, "the USA will be taking names " during the Thursday vote . U.S. ambassador Nikki Haley sent an email to fellow United Nations envoys telling them that Mr Trump will be "watching this vote carefully and has requested I report back on those countries who voted against us".

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  • Zanco Tiny T1 World's smallest Mobile Phone launched
Zanco Tiny T1 World's smallest Mobile Phone launched

Texting may actually be a bit of a chore since the keypad is so small, but the convenience of having the tiny t1 around could override that setback. The Zanco Tiny T1 measures 46.7 x 21 x 12 mm and weighs only 13 grams. The phone is backed by a 200mAh battery. The Zanco tiny t1 also comes with several connectivity options including - 2G, Bl...

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"Australia's Oldest Naval Mystery" Solved After More Than 100 Years

It is hoped that further exploration can finally unravel the mystery of what happened to the HMAS AE1. "The loss of AE1 in 1914 was a tragedy for our then fledgling nation". After attacking Turkish shipping in the Sea of Marmara, AE2 came under fire from a Turkish gunboat and was scuttled so she would not fall into Turkish hands and the crew ende...

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  • Top EU court: Uber is just another transportation service
Top EU court: Uber is just another transportation service

Uber had earlier said a negative ruling would not affect its operations. A spokesperson has said: "This ruling will not change things in most European Union countries where we already operate under transportation law ". The argument that the app was merely functioning as an intermediary between drivers and passengers understandably failed to s...

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  • Trump's administration approves lethal arms sales to Ukraine - US State Department
Trump's administration approves lethal arms sales to Ukraine - US State Department

The administration has not yet moved to approve heavier arms requested by Ukraine's government, including Javelin anti-tank missiles. "We have never had any policy that restricts such commercial sales". Nauert said the U.S. government had not directly provided lethal defensive equipment to Ukraine, nor had it ruled out doing so. Dunford, chairman...

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  • IAF sends proposal for 83 Tejas
IAF sends proposal for 83 Tejas

However, the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited will respond to the RFP in three months. However, further details were not available. Chairman and Managing Director of HAL , T. The production of 83 aircraft will start after the completion of the 20 Final Operational Clearance (FOC) standard LCA aircraft. But we can improve its various parameters and ...

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  • 'History is being made': Memphis makes moves to remove two Confederate monuments
'History is being made': Memphis makes moves to remove two Confederate monuments

Strickland said the Memphis City Council's unanimous vote to remove the Confederate statues Wednesday evening was the final step that allowed the city to sell the parks. The statue of Davis was at Fourth Bluff Park. After the vote, Memphis police quickly deployed from the riverfront area near the Interstate 40 welcome center in Downtown and cor...

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  • European Court of Justice proclaims Uber a taxi company
European Court of Justice proclaims Uber a taxi company

The EU Court of Justice on Wednesday said that the service given by Uber of connecting random individuals with non-professional drivers is the service covered in the field of transportation and all the European states have the right to regulate the terms and conditions of giving this service.

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  • China's Didi raises $4 bn to fund global turf war with Uber
China's Didi raises $4 bn to fund global turf war with Uber

The company has already raised $13 billion from investors including Alibaba, Tencent and Apple, and added that this newest round will go towards developing its artificial intelligence technology, as also worldwide expansion and green vehicle initiative.

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  • Gujarat Assembly poll-2017 results: Magical, mystical Modi prevails
Gujarat Assembly poll-2017 results: Magical, mystical Modi prevails

Need I say who is the political victor in Gujarat". Reacting sharply to Gandhi's remark raising questions on Modi's credibility, Javadekar said it was the Congress which was losing its credibility among the people in the country, because of which, he added, the party was losing election after election.

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  • US Plans 'Bloody Nose' Attack on North Korea
US Plans 'Bloody Nose' Attack on North Korea

The WannaCry virus infected computers in May around the world, including Japan. "As we have clearly stated on several occasions, we have nothing to do with cyber attack and we do not feel a need to respond, on a case-by-case basis, to such absurd allegations of the US", the spokesman said , according to the North's official KCNA news agency.

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  • Justine Damond: Family 'concern' over U.S. shooting probe
Justine Damond: Family 'concern' over U.S. shooting probe

Mr Ruszczyk said the comments his family and others close to Justine, including he fiance, Don Damond, with great concern. "[Minneapolis officials] looked me in the eye and said they were committed to getting the truth of the event", Mr Ruszczyk said.

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