• Dog found 'frozen solid' on porch in Ohio
Dog found 'frozen solid' on porch in Ohio

The owner of the dogs, Victor Vallejo Sr., told the outlet that he recently fell upon hard times and the utilities had been shut off at the house. Megan Brown, a cruelty investigator with the humane society, told The Toledo Blade that Haze is malnourished and extremely underweight.

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  • Washington responds after Jerusalem vote, cuts budget to UN
Washington responds after Jerusalem vote, cuts budget to UN

During a Cabinet meeting Wednesday, Trump echoed Haley's warning. An overwhelming majority of 128 states, including New Zealand, voted last week to condemn the USA over its controversial decision. Recognizing Jerusalem as the capitol of Israel wasn't "the will of the American people". Many among Mr. Trump's base of supporters regard the organ...

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  • Iranians protest against high prices in Mashhad
Iranians protest against high prices in Mashhad

The report quoted the security deputy of Tehran's governor, Mohsen Hamedani, as saying that fewer than 50 people gathered at a public square in Tehran, and that a lot of them left after a police warning but a few made a decision to stay on.

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  • Tesco apologises after customers complain of 'rotten' Christmas turkeys
Tesco apologises after customers complain of 'rotten' Christmas turkeys

She tweeted: "Thanks @Tesco for selling me a gone off turkey & wrecking my 1st xmas day cooked at my home! £250 wasted, an bad meal and 8 sick people!", she angrily wrote on Twitter. It said it would respond to customers on social media individually and offer them a full refund. Social media was swamped with people complaining the meat they bough...

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  • Met Office warns of snow in Northumberland on Friday
Met Office warns of snow in Northumberland on Friday

There is also a warning of some showers of snow in places. The Status Yellow warning was extended to the whole country at 9pm on Wednesday by Met Eireann . "Highest temperatures only 1 to 5 degrees". The Met Office is monitoring the developing weather situation and yellow means keep an eye on the latest forecast and be aware that the weather may...

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  • National Basketball Association admits refs missed Kevin Durant's late fouls on LeBron James
National Basketball Association admits refs missed Kevin Durant's late fouls on LeBron James

With 27.0 seconds remaining in the game, Durant made forearm contact with James that affected his drive to the basket. What is important to Durant is how he is viewed amongst the pantheon of greats, and with his shot over James in game three of the 2017 Finals, he feels he has joined James in history.

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  • No more arrests for women violating dress code in Iran's capital
No more arrests for women violating dress code in Iran's capital

Despite the apparent move to liberalisation, police in Tehran previous year announced plans to deploy 7,000 male and female officers for a new plainclothes division to enforce the dress code. For almost 40 years, women in Iran have been forced to cover their hair and wear long, loose garments. Repeat offenders may still face prosecution and the r...

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  • Two children among 4 bodies found in upstate NY basement
Two children among 4 bodies found in upstate NY basement

Sources told the New York Post that the four all had their hands bound. "We do not believe this was a random act". The possibility of it being a hate crime, specifically, has not been brought up. Eerily, in 2014 , there was a quadruple murder similar to the one that unfolded earlier this week. The woman had another, older son, who was not ...

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  • Viswanathan Anand regains World Rapid Chess Championship
Viswanathan Anand regains World Rapid Chess Championship

However, the best reaction from Anand's win was from his wife Aruna Anand, who said she wanted to fly off the Ryiadh at that very moment. Before taking on Magnus Carlsen, Anand drew his match against Russia's Vladimir Fedoseev. Sethuraman 96th and B. Adhiban 65th. The India Grandmaster defeated the Norweigan in just 34 moves. With this victory, A...

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  • Congress MLA Asha Kumari slaps woman constable in Shimla, gets it back
Congress MLA Asha Kumari slaps woman constable in Shimla, gets it back

The constable wastes no time and slaps her back, twice. According to ANI , the police were allegedly denying Kumari entry into Congress chief Rahul Gandhi's review meeting, which angered her. A bystander recorded the video of the incident in which Kumari can be seen slapping the lady constable and then being slapped back. In the recently hel...

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  • Indian conspiracies against CPEC would be foiled, affirms interior minister
Indian conspiracies against CPEC would be foiled, affirms interior minister

He also commended the efforts of government in bettering the infrastructure of Balochistan and said around 40 dam projects have been approved so far and there has been a massive improvement in the transportation and security too as people can fearlessly travel now.

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  • Ducks still can't solve the relentless Golden Knights
Ducks still can't solve the relentless Golden Knights

Reilly Smith picked up two assists in a 3-2 overtime win over the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night. The Golden Knights' 4-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday night was their fifth consecutive victory and extended their point streak to 10 games (9-0-1), the longest run for any National Hockey League expansion team.

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  • Israeli military strikes several targets in Gaza
Israeli military strikes several targets in Gaza

The retaliatory fire came an hour after three rockets were fired from the Gaza Strip, in the first such incident in over a week. Israeli warplanes and artillery reportedly attacked two outposts in the eastern coastal enclave purportedly in retaliation for a rocket attack from Gaza.

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  • At least three dead after gunman opens fire at Cairo church
At least three dead after gunman opens fire at Cairo church

Egypt's Health Ministry spokesman says at least 10 people, including eight Coptic Christians, have been killed in a shootout outside a south Cairo church. Egypt's Coptic Christians make up about 10 per cent of the country's 93 million people, and are the largest religious minority in the region. The officials stated that a gunman fired upon peo...

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  • 'Storm Dylan' expected to bring strong winds across Ireland on Saturday night
'Storm Dylan' expected to bring strong winds across Ireland on Saturday night

Tipperary is being warned to batten down the hatches this weekend as Storm Dylan is set to lash the Premier County over Saturday and into Sunday. The latest alert for Connacht, Cavan, Monaghan, Donegal, Longford, Louth, Meath and Westmeath comes into effect at 9 tomorrow night.

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  • 12 dead in Bronx fire
12 dead in Bronx fire

A spokesman for Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio, Eric Phillips, said earlier in the night there were at least six fatalities, but "will be more. Other serious injuries as well". One witness who lives across the street from the building, said, what woke him up was the smoke, because he thought it was his building. "People died on various floors, t...

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  • Italy's President Dissolves Parliament, Triggering Elections
Italy's President Dissolves Parliament, Triggering Elections

Germany is locked in talks to produce a new government after inconclusive elections, while Spain and Portugal have minority governments and Britain is in tangled negotiations over its exit from the European Union. However, the next parliament could be left without a clear majority as the vote is predicted to be split between the right, centre-left ...

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  • South Korea holds Hong Kong ship over North Korean oil
South Korea holds Hong Kong ship over North Korean oil

It is not known who the unnamed defector is, but it could be the young soldier who was caught on camera running across the border and almost shot dead by his fellow comrades in November. Most of those aboard were high school students on a field trip to Jeju island, off South Korea's southern coast.Hide Caption 14 of 20 Photos: The political career...

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  • Two Romanians Arrested For US Police CCTV Hack
Two Romanians Arrested For US Police CCTV Hack

They were arrested on December 15 at Bucharest's Otopeni airport. Mihai Isvanca and Eveline Cismaru were arrested earlier this month in Bucharest and now await extradition to the USA on charges of wire fraud and attacking protected computers, according to court filings from the Department of Justice.

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  • Taiwan president warns Beijing against 'military aggression'
Taiwan president warns Beijing against 'military aggression'

China's consistent stance is that it has never renounced the option of using force to take Taiwan. Relations between Taipei and Beijing have been tense since Tsai, of the independence-leaning Democratic Progressive Party, became president past year.

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  • At least three dead in church attack - police on the scene
At least three dead in church attack - police on the scene

Two of the victims have been identified as police officers, the Interior Ministry said, but it was not immediately clear whether the gunman was one of the three to have died. The group has been waging a deadly insurgency based in the Sinai peninsula bordering Israel and the Gaza Strip that has killed hundreds of policemen and soldiers.

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  • ISPR shouldn't have replied so abruptly over Saad Rafique's statement: Khursheed Shah
ISPR shouldn't have replied so abruptly over Saad Rafique's statement: Khursheed Shah

Pakistan and Afghanistan share the strained bilateral relationship. The US has often called on Pakistan to "do more" in its fight against armed groups, accusing it of selectively targeting armed groups and not taking action against the Afghan Taliban and the Haqqani Network, both of whom according to US target its forces in neighboring Afghanista...

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  • Dimensional Fund Advisors LP Decreases Position in Priceline Group Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN)
Dimensional Fund Advisors LP Decreases Position in Priceline Group Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN)

The stock decreased 0.09% or $1.61 during the last trading session, reaching $1756.27. About 222,577 shares traded. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. MET's profit will be $1.17 billion for 11.43 P/E if the $1.11 EPS becomes a reality. Its up 19.33% from 78,100 shares previously. Riverpark Advisors Llc, which manages about $2.88 billion ...

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  • Kuppali Venkatappa Puttappa honoured with a Google doodle on his birth anniversary
Kuppali Venkatappa Puttappa honoured with a Google doodle on his birth anniversary

Munjane manjinolu/ Pasuralli nadevaaga/ Anjisuva sanjeyolu/ Usirannu yelevaaga/ Yele poove aalisuve/ Naa ninna geeteyanu/ Yele poove solisuve/ Naa ninna preetiyanu! Born in Shimoga district of Karnataka on this day in 1904, Kuvempu is considered one of the greatest Kannada writers of his time.

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  • 23-year-old arrested for mother's murder in Kerala
23-year-old arrested for mother's murder in Kerala

Akshay strangulated his mother to death and later burnt her body in his house compound here. The state police arrested Akshay Ashok, after keeping him in custody for two days, following his confession of the brutal act. Akshay had earlier said that on Christmas day when he came home after a movie with friends, Deepa was not at home. While the boy...

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