• Joe Kennedy Pulls Off Rare Feat: A SOTU Response That's Actually Good
Joe Kennedy Pulls Off Rare Feat: A SOTU Response That's Actually Good

We live in a time when the elites of both political parties compete vigorously for who can most emphatically trash other elites, and Kennedy held his own: "[The Trump] record is a rebuke of our highest American ideal: "the belief that we are all worthy, we are all equal and we all count.

Read more

  • Fire kills 11 at home for elderly poor in Japan
Fire kills 11 at home for elderly poor in Japan

The fire was brought under control about two hours later, and the bodies of 11 people believed to be residents of the facility were discovered at the site. 'The smoke and flames were rising vertically. A witness said he saw the facility become engulfed in flames after hearing more than 10 explosions.

Read more

  • Africa, India battle for top spot again
Africa, India battle for top spot again

AB was a huge part of those South African wins, as he dominated the Indian bowling attack scoring 211 runs from the three matches with a highest of 80 in the second Test in Centurion. "But they have got more control". The bowlers managed to do it in the Tests, but can they do it again? "He has batted at No 4 in a World Cup before and plays pace w...

Read more

  • What Was Notably Absent from Trump's State of the Union Address
What Was Notably Absent from Trump's State of the Union Address

As officials from 19 countries attended the 14th Asia Senior-Level Talks on Non-Proliferation, Tokyo gave a presentation on its surveillance efforts for enforcing sanctions imposed by the United Nations Security Council over North Korea's nuclear and missile programs.

Read more

  • May, Li agree to strengthen economic ties
May, Li agree to strengthen economic ties

And don't say both sides lied ... This while even the British Government - getting on for two years after the referendum - can not yet decide what sort of Brexit would be for the best after nearly half-a-century of enlightened entwined political European Union co-operation.

Read more

  • Maduro publicizes pre-sale of Venezuela's oil-backed cryptocurrency
Maduro publicizes pre-sale of Venezuela's oil-backed cryptocurrency

Critics have said that the petro is a de facto issuance of government bonds, and will face sanctions from the United States like other Venezuelan assets. Mining centers are also being setup at educational institutions to produce the token. That represents a change from the initial draft of the currency, which had said it would be a pre-mined coin.

Read more

  • NYPD Shoot & Kill Knife-Wielding Man In The Bronx
NYPD Shoot & Kill Knife-Wielding Man In The Bronx

Police are investigating the death of a Kingsbridge Heights man after officers found him with a handgun magazine. Police responded to a 911 call around 4:30 p.m. Barnabas Hospital. The 52-year-old's identity has not been released at this time. Officers were able to get Pritchett under control, according to the report, and got him out of the roo...

Read more

  • Trump's State of Union address 'most tweeted ever'
Trump's State of Union address 'most tweeted ever'

He boasted about the economic growth he believes will result from tax cuts Republicans pushed through Congress late a year ago. "He was very good in Davos at being President of the United States". Jim Inhofe (R-OK) - who would carry the plan through the Senate as chair of the Environment and Public Works Committee said he wasn't sure what's going...

Read more

  • International Olympic Committee mistakenly invited banned Russian to Olympics as coach
International Olympic Committee mistakenly invited banned Russian to Olympics as coach

The 2018 Games boasts new events that will take the total of gold medals to a record 102. Despite that cancellation, the North and South were still in talks to work out a plan to send South Korean athletes to train at North Korea's Masikryong ski resort, an official at South Korea's Unification Ministry told Reuters anonymously.

Read more

  • 30% bonanza for State employees
30% bonanza for State employees

Siddaramaiah is expected to make an official announcement accepting the recommendations of the panel in his budget address on February 16. As per the report, the minimum pay under the revised pay scale will be ₹17,000 and maximum is pegged at ₹1,50,600, besides allowances.

Read more

  • Former Trump legal spokesman to testify to Mueller about undisclosed call
Former Trump legal spokesman to testify to Mueller about undisclosed call

The episode stemmed from Times queries about a report underway on the June 9 meeting at Trump Tower in Manhattan with lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya and other Russians. Her lawyer, Robert P Trout, denied the quote to the newspaper. The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Trump's campaign committee and two fundraising...

Read more

  • This Is How Mira Rajput Reacted After Watching Shahid Kapoor's Padmaavat!
This Is How Mira Rajput Reacted After Watching Shahid Kapoor's Padmaavat!

Her brother Saqib Saleem also looked confident in his jumpsuit style outfit.On Instagram , Huma wrote, "It's in the genes I say #hello #goodlooking @saqibsaleem ❤❤Congratulations @two.twostudio for a smash debut at #lakmefashionweek". She likes me for who I am and I like her for who she is, so whatever she wears, it's awesome". Sometimes you have ...

Read more

  • Japan pushes for tighter enforcement of North Korea sanctions
Japan pushes for tighter enforcement of North Korea sanctions

RS: Many people have found parallels between Trump's speech and George W Bush's State of the Union addresses of 2002 and 2003. SEOUL, Korea , Republic Of - South Korean skiers flew to North Korea on Wednesday to train with its athletes in a conciliatory gesture the countries planned to mark the Winter Olympics in the South.

Read more

  • E-way bill must for interstate goods movement from February 1
E-way bill must for interstate goods movement from February 1

The e-way bill is a key part of the GST architecture. More than 340,000 e-way bills were issued on 30 January alone, Kumar said. The state government released the guidelines related to e-way bills on Wednesday a day before the implementation of the same which starts from February 01 across the nation.

Read more

  • Schiff: I Can't Comment on Nunes Memo of 'Very Misleading Spin'
Schiff: I Can't Comment on Nunes Memo of 'Very Misleading Spin'

The memo has been dran up exclusively by Republican members of the intelligence panel. Democrats have called the memo a "cherry-picked" list of GOP talking points that attempts to distract from the committee's own investigation into Russian meddling in the election that sent Trump to the White House.

Read more

  • Alex Smith traded to Washington
Alex Smith traded to Washington

So the two clubs can only agree to terms until then and there's nothing to prevent the prospective deal from blowing up in the interim. Kirk Cousins #8 of the Washington Redskins pitches the ball during the second quarter against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on October 18, 2015 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

Read more

  • Rewriting History: Polish Senate Passes Controversial Holocaust Bill
Rewriting History: Polish Senate Passes Controversial Holocaust Bill

The Polish government has said the legislation aims to stop the Polish people or state being blamed for Nazi crimes. The measure would next need to be signed into law by the president, who supports it. Some commentators in Poland, however, expressed dismay, saying it reminded them of an official state-sponsored anti-Semitic campaign carried out by ...

Read more

  • How President Trump Made the DACA Debate More Divisive With One Phrase
How President Trump Made the DACA Debate More Divisive With One Phrase

The events are usually one-sided affairs: Republicans generally sat on their hands through all of Barack Obama's speeches to Joint Sessions of Congress. But, for dreamers, they need a bipartisan solution. "While I travel across Maine's 2nd District and meet with our families and community leaders-from Fryeburg to Madawaska-I hear from them ...

Read more

  • This Might Be The Duchess Of Cambridge's Boldest Look Ever
This Might Be The Duchess Of Cambridge's Boldest Look Ever

After that, Kate , who is six months pregnant with her third child, was escorted into the formal dining room by the British Ambassador David Cairns. Snaps of the couple meeting the youngsters were shared on the Swedish royal family's official Instagram account, along with the caption: "In the afternoon, the Duke couple visited the Crown Prin...

Read more

  • At least 1.4 million Twitter users exposed to Russian propaganda
At least 1.4 million Twitter users exposed to Russian propaganda

Petersburg-based Internet Research Agency (IRA), the company said in a statement. That's more than double the amount that Twitter initially identified - and perhaps still just a fraction of the full universe of users who may have witnessed Kremlin propaganda over that period.

Read more

  • North Korea Will Display Missiles Before Winter Olympics to 'Scare' USA
North Korea Will Display Missiles Before Winter Olympics to 'Scare' USA

South Korea is preparing to host hundreds of North Koreans during the Olympics, including officials, athletes, artists, journalists and a 230-member cheering group. The country also tested in September a nuclear weapon that a top USA general later said he assumed was a hydrogen bomb. "I'm not in charge of the diplomatic effort", Selva said.

Read more

  • Traverse City Polar Plunge to Make a Splash, Have a Blast
Traverse City Polar Plunge to Make a Splash, Have a Blast

Schriml said the Polar Bear Plunge has developed over the years and around 2002 a costume contest was added to give people different ways to participate in this unusual event. Last year, the event raised $167,000 across the province. The Pueblo County Sheriff's Office is seeking teams of courageous individuals willing to take on a challenge and m...

Read more

  • Haley Barbour, Former Mississippi Governor, Arrested With Loaded Gun At Airport
Haley Barbour, Former Mississippi Governor, Arrested With Loaded Gun At Airport

Barbour told the AP that he had forgotten that he had put the gun in his briefcase after an assistant had taken it out of his auto days earlier. "Barbour-arrested-with-gun-at-airport?utm_campaign=SocialFlow&utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=AP" target="_blank">reported the Associated Press .

Read more

  • USA renews Syria's Temporary Protected Status for 18 months
USA renews Syria's Temporary Protected Status for 18 months

The roughly 7,000 Syrians covered under temporary protected status program will have their protections for another 18 months. But Syrians who arrived in the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. "In return, they have become vital assets to our communities and country", she said in a statement. Today, it grants a temporary stay for 6,900 indi...

Read more

  • When and where to see the super blue blood moon
When and where to see the super blue blood moon

It will look much like a full moon - which is still pretty cool - but the best view in the US will be along the west coast. The next full moon will be March 1st. In the Rocky Mountain region, the show begins as the umbra touches the edge of the Moon at 4:48 a.m. MST. And, it's only a year until we can get a look at a total lunar eclipse, on the n...

Read more