• 28 of 29 Victims of Jecheon Fire Identified
28 of 29 Victims of Jecheon Fire Identified

The building had several restaurants and leisure facilities, including a gym, the public bath and an indoor golf practice facility, the officials said. Jecheon is in central South Korea, about 120 kilometres (75 miles) southeast of the capital Seoul. The fire is South Korea's worst since 2008 when a blaze at a warehouse in the city of Icheon kill...

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  • Is Donald Trump the death of USA diplomacy?
Is Donald Trump the death of USA diplomacy?

President Donald Trump endorsed the threat Wednesday at the opening of a cabinet meeting, suggesting that countries that vote against the U.S.in the U.N. Erdoğan has also actively voiced his dismay at the USA arming proxy groups in Syria such as the People's Protection Units (YPG), which is an extension of the globally recognized PKK terrorist ...

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  • Blaze at London Zoo as 70 firefighters tackle flames
Blaze at London Zoo as 70 firefighters tackle flames

Pictures showed the brightly-coloured Adventure Cafe with blackened walls and smoke pouring out of its windows. The London Zoo has been gutted by fire just two nights before Christmas, with the London Fire Brigade (LFB) on the scene with about 70 firefighters working to put out the blaze.

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  • U.S. appeals court says Trump's 'Muslim ban' violates Constitution
U.S. appeals court says Trump's 'Muslim ban' violates Constitution

A regional appeals court based in San Francisco, one of two panels reviewing the third version of the president's travel ban, concluded Friday that it continues to illegally discriminate against travelers just as earlier executive orders did.

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  • A Blast Of Winter Weather On The Way For CNY
A Blast Of Winter Weather On The Way For CNY

Experts with the National Weather Service predict MA will see a "wintry mix" this weekend. Rain and snow are expected to fall in the Lower Hudson Valley between today and Christmas. Saturday, and anywhere between 3 to 7 inches of snow is expected. Plan on slippery road conditions, including during the morning commute on Friday.

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  • Trump, Saudi King blame Iran for missile attack on Saudi palace
Trump, Saudi King blame Iran for missile attack on Saudi palace

British Prime Minister Theresa May affirmed Britain's commitment to Saudi Arabia's security and condemned the Houthi militia ballistic missile attack in a telephone conversation with King Salman Bin Abdulaziz and Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman on Wednesday.

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  • Snow, cold temperatures into weekend
Snow, cold temperatures into weekend

Now that the temperatures continue to stay into the low teens for the next few days, the snow is not going to melt by the time Christmas gets here. Friday's high in the Billings area will be about 18 degrees, with temperatures falling to about 14 degrees by 5 p.m.

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  • Is Apple slowing old iPhones down? Here's what's really happening
Is Apple slowing old iPhones down? Here's what's really happening

Apple disclosed Wednesday that it updated the software of older iPhones to slow them down when the battery can't keep up with the phone's processor. That seems to have been added in February 2017, with iOS 10.2.1, which stopped "sudden shutdowns" of iPhone 6S models. Having a slow iPhone is admittedly better than one that will not turn on bu...

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  • Couple charged $350 after posting negative review of southern IN hotel
Couple charged $350 after posting negative review of southern IN hotel

So when the hotel emailed after her stay and asked her to post an online review, she wrote a negative one. The hotel room, she says, was filthy, but hotel staff never responded to requests to clean it. Speaking to the Associated Press, Sweet said the negative reviews have seriously impacted the hotel's reputation. Then they got an even more unpleas...

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  • Valmiki Samaj stages protest against Salman Khan's alleged derogatory remarks against SC
Valmiki Samaj stages protest against Salman Khan's alleged derogatory remarks against SC

The ire was directed at the cinema theatres in Jaipur screening Salman's film- Raj Mandir, Paras and Ankur - where members of the Valmiki community tore posters, burnt effigies and hurled slogans against the actor demanding an apology. The complaint was lodged on Saturday at the Andheri Police station by Navin Ramchandra Lade, the general secretary...

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  • Aizaz says Pakistan bearing the brunt of instability in Afghanistan
Aizaz says Pakistan bearing the brunt of instability in Afghanistan

Pence told Afghan officials that President Trump's campaign will see it through for stability for Afghanistan and the defeat of the Taliban but deferred to the press to President Trump when asked if the US will commit more troops. Pakistan on Thursday warned against a "malicious campaign" being used to trivialise Pakistan's achievements in the wa...

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  • Torc Oil And Gas Ltd (TOG) Insider Sells C$278000.00 in Stock
Torc Oil And Gas Ltd (TOG) Insider Sells C$278000.00 in Stock

This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.32%. Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc sold 7,231 shares as the company's stock rose 39.58% with the market. BMO Capital Markets initiated Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd. (NYSE:AAV) on Thursday, July 21 with "Outperform" rating. Td Asset Management Inc decreased Masco Corp (NYSE:MAS...

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  • Friday: Dense fog, holiday forecast
Friday: Dense fog, holiday forecast

A Dense Fog Advisory is in place until 9am CST. Two cold fronts will push through-one Saturday , and one Sunday . A cold front will continue to approach into Friday night, which will help to bump up rain chances late. By Christmas Eve and into Christmas we'll have to dress warm for a good winter's chill as temps Christmas morning will be in t...

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  • At least three killed in Washington after train derailment
At least three killed in Washington after train derailment

Danae Orlob told CNN there was a semi and a crushed truck underneath the train cars. Troyer said there were "multiple fatalities" but couldn't provide a precise number. After a 2008 crash in California, a new law required trains across the country to install the technology by the end of 2015, the Hill reported . The Amtrak Cascades train...

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  • Longhorns suspended, won't play in Texas Bowl
Longhorns suspended, won't play in Texas Bowl

While Gray and Carter play mostly depth roles, they join a variety of Longhorns who won't suit up for the bowl game. This season, Humphrey has hauled in 37 receptions for 431 yards and a touchdown. It is certainly possible that Herman's team could withstand these absences on the way to victory but, simply put, it will be a taller mountain to clim...

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  • Ex-NASA astronaut Bruce McCandless, first to fly untethered in space, dies
Ex-NASA astronaut Bruce McCandless, first to fly untethered in space, dies

In an interview in 2006, McCandless said he had not been nervous about the historic spacewalk. I felt very comfortable. During his spacewalk, "My wife was at mission control, and there was quite a bit of apprehension", McCandless wrote. He graduated from the Naval Academy and earned master's degrees in electrical engineering and business administ...

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  • Spanish Prime Minister Won't Meet With Catalonia's Exiled President
Spanish Prime Minister Won't Meet With Catalonia's Exiled President

What the separatists' victory will mean in practice, however, remains a mystery. Catalonia's separatist leader Carles Puigdemont was on track to regain the leadership of Spain's northeastern region after preliminary results showed a coalition of secessionist parties winning a majority in regional elections.

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  • Naveen Patnaik sacks Damodar Rout from Council of Ministers
Naveen Patnaik sacks Damodar Rout from Council of Ministers

Damodar Rout apologized for his sarcastic statement. "I have dismissed Dr Rout from the council of ministers". Patnaik said that he has already sent a letter to the Governor over Rout's dismissal from the Council of Ministers. They also burnt effigy of the minister. A few days Dr. Damodar Rout donning the garb of a historian gave birth to anoth...

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  • Where Will Donald Trump Spend Christmas? Not In The White House, Probably
Where Will Donald Trump Spend Christmas? Not In The White House, Probably

Jeff FlakeJeffrey (Jeff) Lane FlakeGOP strategist donates to Alabama Democrat Sasse: RNC help for Roy Moore "doesn't make any sense" Sasse calls RNC decision to resume support for Moore "bad" and "sad" MORE (R-Ariz.) earlier this year, is backed by Trump's former White House chief strategist Steve BannonStephen (Steve) Kevin BannonOwner ...

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  • CBI court to pronounce verdict on fodder scam today
CBI court to pronounce verdict on fodder scam today

A special Central Bureau of Investigation ( CBI ) court will announce the verdict. This is the dirty and below the belt politics of the BJP. Lalu is hoping for a verdict as in the one on the 2G case in which all the accused have been acquitted.

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  • Baker Mayfield Accepts Invitation To Senior Bowl
Baker Mayfield Accepts Invitation To Senior Bowl

Prior to the senior bowl, which will take place on January 28 2018 in Birmingham, Ala., the Sooners will square off with the Georgia Bulldogs in the College Football Playoff Semifinals with a trip to the College Football Playoff National Championship at stake.

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  • Development of Thai-Chinese language railway begins
Development of Thai-Chinese language railway begins

The 253-kilometer (157-mile) railway starting in Bangkok and ending in Nakhon Ratchasima, is part of a mega-project that will connect the Thai capital with the southwestern Chinese province of Yunnan via Laos. Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha presided over the ceremony. State Railway of Thailand (SRT) will sign a Memorandum of Understanding ...

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  • 26 feared dead after bus plunges into river in Rajasthan
26 feared dead after bus plunges into river in Rajasthan

The bus was travelling from Sawai Madhopur to Lalkot and is said to have driven through the wall of a bridge before plunging into the river. It's not immediately clear what caused the driver to lose control of the bus. Several of them were going to offer prayers at a temple in Malarna Chour in the district, Sawai Madhopur Superintendent of Police M...

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  • Trump to sign tax bill before leaving for holiday
Trump to sign tax bill before leaving for holiday

The tax law is the largest since 1986, but far from the biggest in American history, as the president repeatedly claims. Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi said the Republican tax bill would add almost United States dollars 1.5 trillion to the national debt while raising taxes on working families, and destabilise health care syst...

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  • No. 14 Duke defeats Wyoming Cowgirls
No. 14 Duke defeats Wyoming Cowgirls

Duke guard Lexie Brown, an All-American candidate, led all scorers with 23 points, while fellow guard Haley Gorecki chipped in 14 points and a game-high nine rebounds . "They backed off of me and the coaches told me to just shoot it if I'm open", he said. "I felt like, even in the first half, I was in a pretty good offensive rhythm-I just got tho...

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