• U.S. deputy fatally shoots teen in courtroom
U.S. deputy fatally shoots teen in courtroom

The teen was taken to a hospital about a mile away, where he died. The boy's grandmother told the newspaper the deputy should have used a stun gun. The deputy was taken to a nearby hospital, where he was treated for injuries that were not life threatening, Minerd said.

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  • Donald Trump in excellent health, White House doctor insists
Donald Trump in excellent health, White House doctor insists

Ronny Jackson, who shared the results of Trump's first physical. Among them was Dr Jackson, whose official title is Physician to the President. Called the Montreal Cognitive Assessment , it is created to detect early signs of memory loss and other neurologic functions and Mr Trump had a ideal score, the doctor said.

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  • Paul Ryan suggests Democrats would be blamed if the government shuts down
Paul Ryan suggests Democrats would be blamed if the government shuts down

With a government shutdown fast approaching, Congress is trying to buy itself time . President Donald Trump is tiptoeing around the first congressional election of the new year as he heads to southwestern Pennsylvania on Thursday to hail the Republican tax cuts he signed last year.

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  • Two Harrisburg, Pennsylvania police officers shot
Two Harrisburg, Pennsylvania police officers shot

Multiple officers were injured in Harrisburg on Thursday morning. Neighbors told WHTM they heard dozens of shots fired. Multiple law enforcement officers have been taken to the hospital after a shooting in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, reports say.

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  • Authorities Arrest Two Suspects After Times Square Hit-And-Run
Authorities Arrest Two Suspects After Times Square Hit-And-Run

It wasn't immediately clear which one was the driver of the black Mercedes Benz sedan that hit the officer. The officer, who was not identified, was treated for minor injuries to his legs and back. "It took a lot of courage to try and stop that auto". Instead of stopping, the driver speeds up, hitting the officer and knocking him to the ground.

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  • Australian surfers saved in world's first drone rescue
Australian surfers saved in world's first drone rescue

Lifeguards were training to familiarise themselves with the drones when they were alerted of the struggling swimmers. A member of the public reported seeing the boys, and within two minutes the new drone had located the boys and dropped an inflatable flotation device to them.

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  • Kamal Haasan to annnounce name of his political party on Feb 21
Kamal Haasan to annnounce name of his political party on Feb 21

The next Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu would be a game-changer, Vishal said. With the help of an analogy, Haasan made it clear that the Centre should stop taking Tamil Nadu for granted and ignoring the aspirations of its people. He extended his greetings to Kamal on announcing his political entry. Asked what would be his stand in case state ...

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  • Needle Tilting Mid-Session For Mplx LP (MPLX) As Shares Move -1.93%
Needle Tilting Mid-Session For Mplx LP (MPLX) As Shares Move -1.93%

Myriad Asset Mngmt Ltd holds 700,000 shares or 2.26% of its portfolio. Polaris Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Bancolombia S.A. for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $10.77 billion market cap company. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Commscope from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a re...

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  • GST on 49 items get trimmed, 29 under 0% slab
GST on 49 items get trimmed, 29 under 0% slab

The decision was taken at council's 24th meeting in Delhi. Once the e-way bill system is implemented, tax avoidance will become extremely hard as the government will have details of all goods above the value of Rs 50,000 moved and can spot the mismatch if either the supplier or the purchaser does not file tax returns.

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  • Leeds agree deal to sign Adam Forshaw from Middlesbrough
Leeds agree deal to sign Adam Forshaw from Middlesbrough

After rumours surfaced in the past few days that Leeds United were interested in a Middlesbrough midfielder, Adam Forshaw, not Adam Clayton, has joined Leeds pending a medical tomorrow. Thomas Christiansen is poised to land the sought-after midfielder ahead of Neil Warnock. The Whites have been stretched for midfield options following a thr...

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  • Peru's ex-president Fujimori receives medical pardon
Peru's ex-president Fujimori receives medical pardon

He was transferred from prison to a hospital on Saturday - the day before he was pardoned - after suffering from low blood pressure and an irregular heartbeat, the latest in a string of hospitalisations. They called for more protests on Thursday. Relatives of victims of Fujimori's brutal rule took part in the march. Reports said back in 2012 that...

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  • Hobart DJ pleads guilty to headbutting Tony Abbot
Hobart DJ pleads guilty to headbutting Tony Abbot

Labe was wearing a "yes" sticker when he spotted Mr Abbott but has insisted his actions were because of a "personal hatred". Astro Labe said it had nothing to do with marriage equality. Tasmanian DJ Astro Labe followed Abbott for 250 metres along the waterfront of the state capital Hobart before deliberately headbutting him on September 21 ...

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  • Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas slams Donald Trump over 'slap of the century'
Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas slams Donald Trump over 'slap of the century'

Meanwhile, the Trump administration on Tuesday said it was sharply reducing funding to a United Nations aid agency serving millions of Palestinian refugees and their descendants, blaming the Palestinians for lack of progress in Mideast peace efforts.

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  • Donald Trump said 'shithouse' and not 'shithole', claims White House source
Donald Trump said 'shithouse' and not 'shithole', claims White House source

Trump is accused of using the term "sh**hole" to describe a variety of African countries recently during a meeting on immigration with a bipartisan group of six senators. Dick Durbin , D-Ill., and some Republicans. The Illinois Democrat says he and a handful of other senators who crafted a bipartisan immigration deal are working to win ov...

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  • Gunmen kill 2 polio workers in Pakistan, mother and daughter
Gunmen kill 2 polio workers in Pakistan, mother and daughter

Two Balochistan Constabulary personnel were gunned down, while one injured by unidentified men in the early hours of Thursday on Quetta's Double Road, according to reports. Polio is a disease that especially affects children, crippling the victims for life. Pakistan , Afghanistan and Nigeria are the only three countries in the world where po...

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  • Trump is fit for duty, but should lose weight: White House doctor
Trump is fit for duty, but should lose weight: White House doctor

Trump agreed to a goal of losing weight, about 10-15 lbs, Jackson said, adding that he is raising Trump's rosuvastatin dose "in order to further reduce his cholesterol level and further decrease his cardiac risk". He doesn't drink or smoke but he does take some medication on a regular basis including a cholesterol drug, aspirin and a drug to preven...

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  • Wausau School Board to interview 3 superintendent hopefuls
Wausau School Board to interview 3 superintendent hopefuls

The school district discussed ways to re-brand the district's image, meaning a new website and/or a new logo. The board could decide as early as the 29th to offer a contract to one of the candidates, Trollop said in an email to USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin.

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  • Shutdown watch: Are there enough House Republicans to keep the government open?
Shutdown watch: Are there enough House Republicans to keep the government open?

A continuing resolution is due to expire this Friday, but Republicans have proposed kicking the can down the road once more with an extension on stop-gap funding through February 16. But Ohio Rep. Steve Stivers, chairman of the House Republicans' campaign arm, refused to entertain the possibility of inaction. That leaves the two sides divided o...

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  • Umbrella mistaken for rifle causes lockdown at Washington hospital
Umbrella mistaken for rifle causes lockdown at Washington hospital

The man reportedly contacted hospital security after recognizing himself in a photo making the rounds on social media. "To help keep our community safe, we are asking that all visitors avoid the area and remain outside of the hospital", Evergreen Health said.

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  • EC announces assembly election dates for Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland
EC announces assembly election dates for Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland

The results for all three states will be announced together on March 3 . The period of Tripura Assembly ends on March 6 while Meghalaya and Nagaland officially end on March 13 and 14, respectively. The party had won across both the states assembly election with a full majority. In 2017, the state confronted a political crisis with the Ch...

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  • December's strong job report shows return to 'robust growth'
December's strong job report shows return to 'robust growth'

December's statewide unemployment rate was 4.1 percent, the state Employment Department said Wednesday. The job growth figure is computed by subtracting the 7,700 actual job losses in December from the expected seasonal losses, 13,800. The Seattle metro area unemployment rate remained at 3.8 percent in December. Paul Turek, the state economist, c...

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  • Donald Trump is in 'excellent health' after first Presidential health check
Donald Trump is in 'excellent health' after first Presidential health check

Ronny Jackson to release a battery of data from the tests. The White House doctor announced today that Trump was administered the Montreal cognitive test and aced it with a score of 30 on 30. In fairness, those athletes have much more weight in sculpted muscle than Trump, whose body mass is distributed just a bit differently (also in fairness, t...

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  • Josh Hazlewood to miss Brisbane ODI due to viral infection
Josh Hazlewood to miss Brisbane ODI due to viral infection

Hazlewood is not the first one to be affected by a virus during the current tour by England , including the Ashes series. He has been preferred over Pat Cummins, who featured all five Tests of The Ashes 2017-18. "We've seen it all through the summer from both sides, there's been quite a lot of illness, which is unusual", he said. "The guys don't...

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  • Trump signs $1.5 trillion United States tax bill into law
Trump signs $1.5 trillion United States tax bill into law

As some reports in the media have also suggested about the bill that it primarily helps the Rich and wealthy people to save more taxes while the middle class and poor people are asked to pay more . Republicans "know they are going to lose the Congress [in next November's elections] so they're just taking all the furniture, all the paintings ...

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  • Don Lemon Gets Frustrated Trying to Convince MLK's Nephew Trump Is Racist
Don Lemon Gets Frustrated Trying to Convince MLK's Nephew Trump Is Racist

The furor showed little sign of abating Monday, placing America's troubled history of racism center stage - and not for the first time in Trump's year-old presidency - on a national holiday honoring King. He told Lemon that during a private meeting with Trump and Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson on Friday, he discovered he t...

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