• Trump theme for State of the Union: Safe, Strong, and Proud America
Trump theme for State of the Union: Safe, Strong, and Proud America

On national security, the senior administration official gave no indication there would be new policy announced, but the president will reiterate positions on North Korea and Iran and his intention to rebuild the military. According to The Washington Post , Trump is expected to discuss the recent government shutdown as well as future legislative...

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  • Syria War: Kurds Call On Damascus To Defend Against Turks
Syria War: Kurds Call On Damascus To Defend Against Turks

The White House statement says President Trump called on Turkey "to avoid any actions that might risk conflict between Turkish and American forces". The Turkish military said in a statement it had killed 303 militants in northern Syria since the operation started. Ankara sees the YPG as an extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK...

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  • Antonio Conte and the Chelsea board
Antonio Conte and the Chelsea board

One spin-off from Conte's issues with Chelsea has been Brazil centre back, David Luiz's decision not to try to force a move away from the club. The under-pressure Italian said: "If you look at the stats you can see that in 14 years ten managers were sacked in this club".

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  • Four officers killed in bombing in Colombian city of Barranquilla
Four officers killed in bombing in Colombian city of Barranquilla

According to Blu Radio, police sources have said that they suspect that the attack was perpetrated by drug traffickers to avenge the arrest of "Happy", an alleged drug lord. attempted murder, terrorism and use of explosives", Attorney-General Nestor Martinez said in remarks carried by AFP. Another version includes it being the revenge of bandits fo...

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  • Subjects You Won't Hear at The Grammy Awards This Weekend
Subjects You Won't Hear at The Grammy Awards This Weekend

Numerous biggest entertainers in music will be present at Madison Square Garden this coming Sunday (Jan. 28) for the 60th Annual Grammy Awards , with the most prestigious honors in the music industry on the line. For the 45th iteration of the Grammy Awards , which aired live from Madison Square Garden in February '03 (the last time the big show...

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  • Nightclub Shooting in Brazil Leaves 14 Dead
Nightclub Shooting in Brazil Leaves 14 Dead

Eyewitnesses told local Globo TV channel that the gunmen arrived at the club in three cars and sprayed bullets into the front of the building for nearly half an hour before fleeing. While officials said a motive for the shooting is not yet known local media have reported that the attack was connected to criminal drug gangs operating in the region.

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  • Kevin Knox leads Kentucky past No 7 West Virginia
Kevin Knox leads Kentucky past No 7 West Virginia

The Wildcats are averaging 4.9 three-pointers per game on 34.4% shooting from beyond the arc. This is a huge game for both teams and both Calipari and Huggins need the win, but Kentucky is too young for a home crowd aided Press Virginia.

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  • Saskatchewan Party set to choose new leader, premier
Saskatchewan Party set to choose new leader, premier

Moe won the race after five rounds of voting, beating out five rivals who sought to replace Wall, who is retiring after serving as premier for a decade. Low resource prices have led to large public deficits despite a recent increase to the provincial sales tax and deep program cuts. "But, for the people of Saskatchewan, it's going to be the same ba...

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  • Trump calls report he ordered Mueller fired
Trump calls report he ordered Mueller fired "fake news"

Earlier this week, the New York Times- reported that the special counsel was seeking to interview Trump about the president's decision to fire Flynn and Comey. Trump argued at the time that Mueller could not be fair because of a dispute over golf club fees that he said Mueller owed at a Trump golf club in Sterling, Virginia.

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  • Finish vigilantism, shield establishments: President Kovind in R-Day eve speech
Finish vigilantism, shield establishments: President Kovind in R-Day eve speech

With India celebrating its 69th Republic Day today, many world leaders are sending their good wishes. On education, the Indic civilizational knowledge-quest, under-theorized and ignored for long, may if properly funded and aided by high-quality institutional support, prove a welcome parallel stream of analytical excellence even as we strive to im...

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  • Taliban Claimed Kabul Bombing Kills at Least 95
Taliban Claimed Kabul Bombing Kills at Least 95

The brazen Taliban attack has been receiving widespread condemnations from the Afghan government as well as worldwide community and humanitarian groups particularly for the militants' use of ambulance in this terrorist attack and claiming so many civilian lives.

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  • Gun Runner wins Pegasus World Cup
Gun Runner wins Pegasus World Cup

Ed DeRosa, communications director for TwinSpires, added to the gloom on Twitter after Wednesday's post position draw, writing, "The last time a horse won from post 10 going 1 1/8 miles on dirt was February 11, 2012, when Hymn Book won the Donn Handicap".

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  • Tons of Mardi Gras beads down the drains in New Orleans
Tons of Mardi Gras beads down the drains in New Orleans

An Aug. 5 storm caused residents to question city's drainage methods after 6 inches of rain led to street flooding that filled up underpasses, Reuters reported. By tradition, Mardi Gras, which is French for "Fat Tuesday", is a day that calls for excessive partying in preparation for the somber season of sacrifice to follow.

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  • Scandal/How to Get Away With Murder Crossover Sneak Peak
Scandal/How to Get Away With Murder Crossover Sneak Peak

Because you know what? On Kimmel , Davis went on to talk about another important lady in her life - her 6-year-old daughter, Genesis Tennon. "I really do", Davis said. "It was black girl magic on steroids", Davis told Entertainment Weekly on Wednesday about working with Washington. "Hey, it can't get any better". Washington added, "I really ...

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  • USA has 'ironclad alliance' with South Korea, Mattis says
USA has 'ironclad alliance' with South Korea, Mattis says

Morgulov also said Russian Federation would not expel North Korean citizens who are subject to USA sanctions, and the United States special representative for North Korea had been invited to visit Moscow, RIA reported . says it must first take concrete steps towards denuclearization, although the administration of President Donald Trump has at t...

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  • Opposition comes together for rally on Samvidhan Bachao (Save the Constitution) plank
Opposition comes together for rally on Samvidhan Bachao (Save the Constitution) plank

Talking to the media at the Gateway of India where the "Save Constitution" rally taken out by the Opposition parties culminated, NCP founder-president Sharad Pawar said that "like-minded' Opposition parties had chose to come together to "save" the Constitution".

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  • Obstruction? Trump reportedly ordered firing of Russian Federation special counsel Mueller
Obstruction? Trump reportedly ordered firing of Russian Federation special counsel Mueller

This week, the president declared he was eager to do it - and under oath. When he assumed his role as White House counsel, he stepped down from his role as the lead guitarist in a rock group called Scott's New Band . The Comey firing, the order to McCahn and the McCabe meeting, collectively could show intent by Trump to obstruct. We be...

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  • Hospitalized After Officer-Involved Shooting In NW OKC
Hospitalized After Officer-Involved Shooting In NW OKC

When Kaethow arrived and approached the vehicle, police said the driver, later identified as Miller, tried to run over the officer. The officer opened fired on the vehicle, striking the driver. No officers were hurt in the shooting. A gun was found nearby. List was not injured in the incident and has been placed on administrative leave. Oklahom...

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  • UP: Violence erupts after death of youth in rally; shops, buses torched
UP: Violence erupts after death of youth in rally; shops, buses torched

A Special Investigative Team (SIT) has been formed to arrest the others accused in the violence. Curfew was imposed in Kasganj city after one person was dead and three were injured in a communal clash on Friday noon. The Rapid Action Force was deployed to the violence-hit areas and police patrolling was increased. Demanding "martyr status" to...

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  • We remember the brutal murder of six million Jews
We remember the brutal murder of six million Jews

During this time, six million Jews - over two thirds of the Jewish population - were murdered by the Nazis. Holocaust Memorial Day is for everyone to remember the millions of people killed in the Holocaust during the Second World War and in subsequent genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur.

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  • Irish PM Varadkar will campaign to relax abortion laws
Irish PM Varadkar will campaign to relax abortion laws

Varadkar told BBC Radio 4's Today programme that he will call for an "easing of the extremely strict laws" against abortion in Ireland , which bans the procedure even in cases of rape and cases where the fetus is suffering potentially fatal abnormalities.

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  • Numis Securities Reaffirms
Numis Securities Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for GYM Group (GYM)

The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Friday, July 7 with "Hold". They now have a hold rating on the stock. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, October 18 by Citigroup. The rating was maintained by Macquarie Research on Thursday, September 24 with "Neutral". BNP Paribas maintained United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) on Thursday, November...

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  • Olympic Committee gives USA Gymnastics board 6 days to resign
Olympic Committee gives USA Gymnastics board 6 days to resign

Meanwhile, USA Gymnastics director Michael Burns, the head men's coach for the University of Minnesota, said Friday that he resigned from the organization's board, making him at least the fifth member to step down over the Nassar scandal.

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  • Dems reject deal, shutdown to last into Monday
Dems reject deal, shutdown to last into Monday

Other Democrats appeared ready to make that concession if it meant shielding the immigrants brought to the US illegally as children, often known as " Dreamers ". "This is the One Year Anniversary of my Presidency and the Democrats wanted to give me a nice present", Trump said. Trump was forced to postponed a long-planned weekend trip to his win...

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  • Israel, Poland in row over Holocaust bill
Israel, Poland in row over Holocaust bill

The camps were built and operated by the Nazis after they invaded Poland in 1939. A slew of senior Israeli officials released similar statements condemning the Polish bill, including the country's finance minister, who said: "There is one historical truth, strong and proven, and in it are the horrors of the Nazi oppressors and those who helped ...

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