• North Korea Calls Latest UN Sanctions 'An Act Of War'
North Korea Calls Latest UN Sanctions 'An Act Of War'

North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un instructed the ruling Workers' Party (WPK) to resist the penetration of "anti-socialist practices" into society and strengthen morale nationwide, local media reported Sunday. "Today's resolution achieves an 89 percent total reduction of the Kim regime's ability to import gasoline, diesel, and other refined products"....

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  • Meghan Markle joins the Royals for Christmas Day church at Sandringham
Meghan Markle joins the Royals for Christmas Day church at Sandringham

Meghan Markle joined her fiancé Prince Harry for Christmas Day church service at Sandringham. Queen Elizabeth will also pay tribute to The Duke of Edinburgh, who retired from official public duties during 2017. Kate reportedly made homemade jam one year as gifts for her royal relatives. The multi-day Christmas celebration [VIDEO ] is an a...

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  • UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH): A Look at the Health & Margins
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH): A Look at the Health & Margins

It has outperformed by 16.06% the S&P500. Investors purchased shares of UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE: UNH ) on weakness during trading hours on Thursday after an insider sold shares in the company. Ltd. raised its position in UnitedHealth Group by 433.3% in the second quarter. The healthcare conglomerate reported $2.37 earnings per share (EPS) fo...

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  • Erica Garner, daughter of man who died after police chokehold, hospitalized
Erica Garner, daughter of man who died after police chokehold, hospitalized

Family members tell the Daily News that 27-year-old Erica Garner went into cardiac arrest Saturday night. Erica has been a vocal advocate against police brutality since her father was killed after being placed in a chokehold by an NYPD officer in the summer of 2014.

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  • North Korean soldier defects to South: Seoul
North Korean soldier defects to South: Seoul

South Korean officials suspect North Korea's involvement in the hack that brought down a Seoul-based cryptocurrency exchange earlier this week. South Korea says it fired 20 rounds of warning shots as North Korean soldiers approached a military demarcation line at the border after their comrade defected .

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  • Mosul Celebrates First Post-ISIS Christmas
Mosul Celebrates First Post-ISIS Christmas

Armored vehicles sat outside the church, where the portrait of a Christian killed under IS rule was displayed as a reminder of the city's grim recent history. This year's display mirrors last year's tree erected by Muslim businessman Yassi Saad who then said he hoped that the display would help bring together Christian and Muslim Iraqis in a new sp...

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  • BJP declares Vijay Rupani as Chief Minister of Gujarat again
BJP declares Vijay Rupani as Chief Minister of Gujarat again

Rupani and his ministers had tendered in their resignations to Governor O P Kohli on Thursday, following the dissolution of the legislative assembly. Nitin Patel has been rewarded for retaining his Mehsana constituency amid the Patel quota stir in North Gujarat. The sloganeering from Thakur supporters came in the wake of reports that Dhumal, wh...

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  • UN General Assembly votes to condemn Trump's Jerusalem recognition
UN General Assembly votes to condemn Trump's Jerusalem recognition

They underlined that the United Nations resolution "displayed the illegal essence of the US decision on Jerusalem ". India on Thursday joined 127 other countries to vote in the United Nations General Assembly in favour of a resolution opposing the recent decision of US President Donald Trump to Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

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  • Woman dies in pit bull attack
Woman dies in pit bull attack

In Kentucky woman was mauled to death by two pit bull dogs on Christmas Eve while her husband was seriously injured in the attack. Both animal control and the Bell County Sheriff's Department are looking for the brown Pitbull still out and about.

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  • Auto driver rams SPD party's Berlin HQ
Auto driver rams SPD party's Berlin HQ

Authorities did not identify the man, saying only that he was 58-years-old. He lightly injured himself in what police said was an apparent suicide attempt, Reuters reports. The man was taken to hospital for treatment for superficial injuries to his head. Police are investigating a vehicle crash at the headquarters of the Social Democratic Party (...

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  • Trump spends Christmas Eve calling troops, golfing and tweeting
Trump spends Christmas Eve calling troops, golfing and tweeting

After a question-and-answer session with service members that was closed to the media, Trump departed for a round of golf at a different Trump property, the Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach. Trump's suggested that McCabe is guilty of political bias because McCabe's wife was given a campaign donation from Virginia governor Terry McAu...

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  • Trump's Christmas message to the troops: 'We're winning'
Trump's Christmas message to the troops: 'We're winning'

Trump's teleconference, where the President touted the military and their families, continues a tradition set by past presidents. President Donald Trump delivered a Christmas message to troops overseas from Mar-A-Lago, where he's spending the holidays.

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  • 20 dead as bus collides with van in northern Philippines
20 dead as bus collides with van in northern Philippines

Speaking to Manila radio station DZMM, police chief Roy Villanueva said the smaller vehicle had left its lane and attempted to overtake a third vehicle. The jeepney's engine came out of the front of the vehicle, which was largely crushed. "We want to ascertain first what happened before we act accordingly".

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  • Expect snow Christmas Eve, into Christmas Day
Expect snow Christmas Eve, into Christmas Day

It will be a busy travel day on Tuesday, Dec. 26, which is forecast to be chilly and breezy under mostly sunny skies - high temperatures only look to reach the upper 30s, according to the National Weather Service. Sunday , and the village of Algonquin sent out 15 trucks to plow local roadways. Forecasters are projecting total snow accumulations of ...

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  • Russia warns vs US decision to arm Ukraine
Russia warns vs US decision to arm Ukraine

It said the decision was part of the United States effort to help Ukraine defend its territorial integrity and "deter further aggression", but did not specify the capabilities being considered. In its response, Moscow warned on Saturday that Washington was encouraging "new bloodshed" in eastern Ukraine. Russia's RIA state news agency quoted Dep...

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  • Wikileaks boss Julian Assange 'deletes Twitter account on Christmas Day
Wikileaks boss Julian Assange 'deletes Twitter account on Christmas Day

No official comments have been released by Assange, who has resided in the Ecuadorian embassy in London ever since his application for political asylum. Others, however, were more buoyant following Assange's online disappearance. The official WikiLeaks account still exists and last sent out a tweet on Saturday.

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  • At least 4 dead after bus crashes into underground passage in Moscow
At least 4 dead after bus crashes into underground passage in Moscow

Police have said in a statement that "two versions are being examined: the driver failed to manage the vehicle or a malfunction of the vehicle". The incident occurred on one of the Russian capital's busiest roads near the Slavyansky Boulevard metro station.

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  • Trump welcomes new United Nations sanctions on North Korea
Trump welcomes new United Nations sanctions on North Korea

The United Nations Security Council imposed tough new sanctions on Friday in response to a ballistic missile North Korea said can reach the U.S. In a statement they said: 'We define this "sanctions resolution" rigged up by the U.S. 'The US should not forget even a second the entity of the DPRK which rapidly emerged as a strategic state capabl...

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  • Kiwi discharged from hospital after SUV ploughs into pedestrians in Melbourne CBD
Kiwi discharged from hospital after SUV ploughs into pedestrians in Melbourne CBD

Four of the injured are in a critical condition. Twelve were still in hospital this morning. He said a four-year-old boy who suffered head injuries in the crash was still in hospital and he believed his condition had "improved somewhat". "They (police) were knocking him. trying to wake him up". It would have been crowded with commuters and shoppe...

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  • USA ambassador denies own 'fake news' claim
USA ambassador denies own 'fake news' claim

In July, President Donald Trump picked Hoesktra to become the next USA ambassador to the Netherlands, where he was born. "Chaos in the Netherlands - there are cars being burned, there are politicians that are being burned, and yes there are no-go zones in the Netherlands".

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  • Mumbai's first AC local train makes maiden journey
Mumbai's first AC local train makes maiden journey

The inaugural AC rake will chug out of Andheri station at 2.10 pm for Churchgate. "The RPF personnel will be posted for crowd management and security objective in the train". "From December 25 to 29, total six services will run per day between Churchgate and Borivali as per different timetable". Though a public holiday, there were hundreds of c...

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  • Met Eireann issue wind and rain warnings for Christmas
Met Eireann issue wind and rain warnings for Christmas

Met Eireann have warned Irish citizens to not travel on Christmas Day, due to fierce winds and rain. . There have been some floods predicted for Christmas Day also according to Met Éireann . Temperatures are expected to drop Sunday night to 4 degrees, and continue falling over the week with overnight temperatures expected as low as -4. The com...

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  • Sachin Tendulkar delivers his rare speech on Facebook Live
Sachin Tendulkar delivers his rare speech on Facebook Live

However, when Sachin Tendulkar stepped in Rajya Sabha to talk about " Right to Play ", he was not even allowed to utter a single word. Congress MPs in Parliament created the ruckus, demanding Prime Minister Narendra Modi make an appearance in the Upper House.

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  • Many Americans Oppose US Decision To Move Embassy To Jerusalem
Many Americans Oppose US Decision To Move Embassy To Jerusalem

According to eyewitnesses, the Israeli police blocked the Turkish group, which also included children, from entering the Noble Sanctuary, or Haram al-Sharif- the third holiest site in Islam. Trump's statement, delivered at a cabinet meeting on Wednesday in which he exulted over the passage of a tax overhaul, followed a letter to UN General Assembly...

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  • Over 50 people displaced, some Christmas presents saved following fire, officials say
Over 50 people displaced, some Christmas presents saved following fire, officials say

Bates said the residents went back in the house, apparently for Christmas presents. Bates said there were some small explosions from the garage area.

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