• Hawaii worker who pushed button reassigned after bungled missile alert
Hawaii worker who pushed button reassigned after bungled missile alert

US President Donald Trump weighed in on Sunday during a visit to Florida and gave Hawaii state officials credit for admitting their mistake, saying: "I loved that they took responsibility". In December, for the first time in more than three decades, a warning siren sounded across Hawaii as officials tested a system that could alert resident...

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  • NFL Divisional Playoff Preview: Titans at Patriots
NFL Divisional Playoff Preview: Titans at Patriots

Wide receiver Danny Amendola's best game of the season (so far) came in the New England's divisional-round matchup against Tennessee Saturday night. The nightcap features the AFC's top seed, the New England Patriots (13-3), and the No. 5 seed Tennessee Titans (10-7) at Foxborough, Massachusetts.

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  • Churches attacked, Chile reviews security ahead of Pope's visit
Churches attacked, Chile reviews security ahead of Pope's visit

During his visit to Chile , the pope will also meet representatives of the poor and young people, as well as visit a women's prison. The vandals left behind a menacing message. Local police are conducting an investigation to find the whereabouts of those involved. "Today there is a connivance between a certain Christianity and the secularist socie...

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  • Australian Open: Nadal starts with a victory, Venus Williams loses
Australian Open: Nadal starts with a victory, Venus Williams loses

His opponent, Victor Estrella Burgos , ranked 81 in the world has mainly played challenger events since bombing out of Wimbledon in the first round a year ago. Federer appeared typically relaxed - and well prepared - ahead of his 72nd major. At 37, Venus Williams among the top contenders at Melbourne Park.

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  • Serb politician in Kosovo shot dead
Serb politician in Kosovo shot dead

Gunmen opened fire at Oliver Ivanovic shooting him five times in front of the offices of his Citizens' Initiative Party in the northern Mitrovica region this morning. The politician later died in a local hospital, local news outlet b92 reported citing his lawyer Nebojsa Vlajic. Medics say Ivanovic received at least five gunshot wounds to his up...

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  • Kushner was warned about Wendi Deng Murdoch
Kushner was warned about Wendi Deng Murdoch

Ms Deng and Mr Kushner were not accused of any wrongdoing in the report from the WSJ , which is published by News Corp, the vast media empire chaired by Rupert Murdoch. The subsequent rift between the Journal and Trump poses a major shift, as the newspaper has typically been one of the few that Trump doesn't regularly attack as a peddler of "f...

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  • CJI should give explanation on charges made by Judges : AAP
CJI should give explanation on charges made by Judges : AAP

We were left with no choice except to communicate it to the nation that please take care of the institution..." In the same press conference, Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said that the observation made by Judges are extremely disturbing and have far reaching consequences.

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  • French President Wants to Revise Deal With UK on Undocumented Migrants
French President Wants to Revise Deal With UK on Undocumented Migrants

Outlining new legislation on asylum and immigration to be examined by the council of ministers in February, Collomb said: " France must accept refugees , but she can not accept all economic migrants.it's impossible to give a dignified welcome to 185,000 people a year".

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  • Durbin: Trump said 'shithole' repeatedly, comments were 'vile, racist'
Durbin: Trump said 'shithole' repeatedly, comments were 'vile, racist'

US President Donald Trump on Friday (Jan 12) implied that he did not describe African nations and Haiti as "shithole countries" during a meeting with legislators over immigration . The source told CNN that White House adviser Stephen Miller was at the meeting, and White House chief of staff John Kelly attended part but probably not all of ...

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  • 'I Survived The Hawaii Ballistic Missile' Shirts Have Just Hit Stores
'I Survived The Hawaii Ballistic Missile' Shirts Have Just Hit Stores

When disaster strikes, will Denver be ready? Logan promised a written report, and state lawmakers announced they would hold a hearing next Friday. "By the time we got to Twitter, it was clarified that there was no missile threat and that it was an accident or a mistake or an error of some sort", says Garritty.

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  • European Union steps up support to address the Rohingya crisis in Bangladesh
European Union steps up support to address the Rohingya crisis in Bangladesh

Repeated rounds of violence since the 1970s have sent the Rohingya fleeing across the narrow neck of water that separates Rakhine from Bangaldesh. The Bangladesh ambassador said the number of Rohingyas being repatriated to Myanmar every week will be increased after three months, reports the Bangla Tribune.

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  • Philippines widens evacuation area as lava spreads around restive volcano
Philippines widens evacuation area as lava spreads around restive volcano

Almost 15,000 people have fled the danger zone already. "The lava flow has reached some areas around three kilometres away from the volcano". There are five alert levels for the country's volcanoes, ranging from no alert at level zero to an ongoing hazardous eruption at level 5.

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  • Stumper Karthik to replace injured Saha for 3rd Test
Stumper Karthik to replace injured Saha for 3rd Test

Parthiv looked fluent with the bat in the first innings during his knock of 19 but was done by a brilliant delivery from debutant Lungi Ngidi becoming his maiden Test scalp. "He is set to join the team before the third Test", the BCCI said. India , who are trailing 0-1 in the ongoing three-match Test series after their 72-run defeat in the Cape ...

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  • 'I am the least racist person you have ever interviewed'
'I am the least racist person you have ever interviewed'

On Sunday, Donald Trump responded to reporters' questions about his alleged "sh*thole countries" comment last Thursday, and whether or not he was a racist . He had added that they should take immigrants from countries like Norway instead. But diplomats have been instructed to "reaffirm that the USA remains committed to its relationships with...

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  • Gen Rawat warns Pak of stronger reaction
Gen Rawat warns Pak of stronger reaction

On Monday, the Indian Army hit back at Pakistan in retaliation to the unprovoked firing. Pakistan's Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif has denounced Indian Army Chief Gen. Separately, the Army today also killed six Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) terrorists. "Pakistan is claiming so, but we don't have any information about it", he said .

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  • I Pray Akufo-Addo Blasts Donald Trump Face-to-Face - Kabila
I Pray Akufo-Addo Blasts Donald Trump Face-to-Face - Kabila

The President has drawn sharp criticism since he was reported to have called African countries "shitholes" while discussing immigration with lawmakers Thursday. You have to deal with the sickness. Mr Trump's intolerant, prejudiced worldview flies in the face of several home truths on racial diversity. It is, in no small part, because we-yes...

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  • Hawaii Agency Behind Erroneous Missile Alert Gets Death Threats
Hawaii Agency Behind Erroneous Missile Alert Gets Death Threats

The Federal Communications Commission said it was opening a "full investigation into what happened" when the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency sent the errant alert as a result of what Governor David Y. "The President has been briefed on the state of Hawaii's emergency management exercise". The federal government tracks North Korean missile laun...

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  • City out, but Chelsea join Manchester United in Sanchez race
City out, but Chelsea join Manchester United in Sanchez race

But it was Mourinho's remark about a rumoured agreement which would see Henrikh Mkhitaryan used as a catchweight in the deal for Sanchez which got United supporters excited. "All Alexis wants is to play for Manchester United ", revealed the player, who did not want to be named. That attempt came to nothing as Lukaku move to Old Trafford , but...

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  • Is Google Maps coming back to China?
Is Google Maps coming back to China?

Since China doesn't have the Google Play Store, there's no Android version for the new Google Maps . According to Asian industry publication Nikkei , the settlement will help Google draw on AI experts in China, and could pave the way for more effective research and development.

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  • North Korea hopes to send art troupe to Olympics, South says
North Korea hopes to send art troupe to Olympics, South says

Monday's talks were thought to be focused on details including the number of performers, their travel route and their schedules, according to South Korea's Yonhap news agency. The South Korean Ministry of Unification (MOU) on Monday said the North had issued the statement based on its "own circumstances", and declined to provide additiona...

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  • Trump Comments Highlight Racial Impact Of Migration Platform
Trump Comments Highlight Racial Impact Of Migration Platform

Mr Trump was said to have told them that instead of granting temporary residency to citizens of countries hit by natural disasters, war or epidemics, the U.S. Trump was meeting with lawmakers in a bid to gain bipartisan support for an immigration deal that would possibly restore TPS for countries - including Haiti - where it's been removed,...

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  • Trump language on Africa unacceptable, racist: Ghana
Trump language on Africa unacceptable, racist: Ghana

That likely increased the odds that Congress fails to strike a deal before the government runs out of money on Friday. Altidor also said that many people had sent emails to the Embassy of his country in the United States apologizing for Trump's behavior, and found it gratifying.

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  • UK parliamentary committee launches inquiry after Carillion collapse
UK parliamentary committee launches inquiry after Carillion collapse

He described the collapse of Carillion as a "watershed moment" and said it was time to "end the rip-off privatisation policies that have done serious damage to our public services and fleeced the public of billions of pounds". Carillion said that it anticipates that the official receiver will make an application to the High Court for Pricewater...

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  • US President Trump Says He's Not a Racist
US President Trump Says He's Not a Racist

He tweeted on Friday to deny making the comments, which were reported by several U.S. papers and confirmed by Democrat Senator Dick Durbin , who was at the meeting in question. He also mentioned the idea of recording future meetings due to a "Lack of trust". Perdue said the description of Trump's comments was "a gross misrepresentation", a...

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  • State, local leaders condemn Trump during MLK breakfast in Boston
State, local leaders condemn Trump during MLK breakfast in Boston

Americans must quit demonizing people who are of a different race, nationality, religion, or opinion, and each one of us must "learn geography and global economics" in order to understand our complex world driven by technology, Young said. "So, no. I think Dr. King would be sad", said Watts-Wilkerson, referencing the hatred and divisiveness grippin...

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