• Black Lives Matter protesters block transit lines in Minneapolis before Super Bowl
Black Lives Matter protesters block transit lines in Minneapolis before Super Bowl

The handcuffed protesters were loaded onto a waiting bus. They chose the day of the Super Bowl to stand with football players and other athletes who have taken a knee at games during the national anthem in protest of police violence and systemic racism, over President Donald Trump's objections.

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  • Rochdale celebrates 100 years of women voting
Rochdale celebrates 100 years of women voting

Despite campaigning, endless political posturing and impassioned speeches from the few women CEOs out there, we just can't seem to get rid of it. A bundle of these posters, delivered to Cambridge, survived to be rediscovered 106 years later in 2016.

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  • Boy dies after falling through ice on pond
Boy dies after falling through ice on pond

The 12-year-old, who helped to alert authorities his friend has fallen through the ice, was not injured. Perez successfully assisted his friend out of the icy water, but while doing so, he tumbled in himself. He stood on the ice in the lake and the ice broken. Police said that Perez died at the hospital after two hours. Two firefighters were al...

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  • School bus with 40 students involved in early morning collision in Limerick
School bus with 40 students involved in early morning collision in Limerick

THE HSE HAS urged the public to avoid the emergency department of University Hospital Limerick (UHL) in the wake of this morning's bus crash. 24 of the injured are secondary school students who were traveling to John the Baptist Community School, in Limerick at the time of the crash.

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  • Kim Jong-un's sister to attend Winter Olympics opening ceremony
Kim Jong-un's sister to attend Winter Olympics opening ceremony

Even the U.S. delegation attending the Games is meant to reinforce the message. The vice president's aim is to counter North Korea's propaganda efforts by reminding the world that North Korea is not a normal nuclear state, but a murderous regime .

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  • IL man charged in fatal stabbing of teen he met online
IL man charged in fatal stabbing of teen he met online

Return to bnd.com for more on this developing story. Richard Henderson isn't charged with killing Diamond Bradley - not yet, anyway - but authorities said this morning additional charges likely are forthcoming for the Standard man. Bradley, 16, was found stabbed to death four days later. Henderson was taken into custody Monday and was being held ...

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  • Rahul Gandhi attacks PM over Sitharaman's refusal to disclose Rafale price
Rahul Gandhi attacks PM over Sitharaman's refusal to disclose Rafale price

MoS Jitendra Singh targeted the political lineage of Gandhi, saying the Congress Party failed to resolve the issue even as it stayed in power for a long time since independence. Following it, some MPs shouted slogans demanding a financial package for Andhra Pradesh, as were promised when Telangana was fixed out of it during the fag end of the Unite...

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  • Anchor Anasuya deactivates her all social media accounts
Anchor Anasuya deactivates her all social media accounts

Popular TV anchor-turned-actress Anasuya Bharadwaj has now found herself in a freakish controversy after a resident of Tarnaka registered a complaint against her, for allegedly breaking her son's phone, while he tried to take a selfie with her.

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  • Sheriff's deputy fired for robbing a bank
Sheriff's deputy fired for robbing a bank

Davidson County Sheriff's Deputy Jeff Athey was reportedly arrested and charged in connection to the robbery. The sheriff said he was "as shocked and appalled as anyone else at Mr. Anyone with further information on the robbery was asked to call the Rowan County Sheriff's Office or the Rockwell Police Department, which were investigating the matter...

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  • North Korea sends Winter Olympics propaganda posters featuring mascots to Seoul
North Korea sends Winter Olympics propaganda posters featuring mascots to Seoul

The phone is one of the sticking issues that South Korea is dealing with as it conducts a careful dance of welcoming North Koreans for the Olympics to send a message of peace while trying to avoid causing any frictions with its allies anxious about the North's nuclear weapons .

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  • SC cancels all Goa iron ore mining licences for lacking enviro clearance
SC cancels all Goa iron ore mining licences for lacking enviro clearance

The apex court order seems to have put a spanner in the political machinations of the two parties. Almost 88 iron ore mining leases granted by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in 2015, right before the new environmental laws came into force.

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  • United States to unveil 'toughest sanctions ever' on N. Korea: Pence
United States to unveil 'toughest sanctions ever' on N. Korea: Pence

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Wednesday Washington would stand with its allies and not waver from its goal of denuclearising North Korea. "Let the world know this: We will continue to intensify our maximum pressure campaign until North Korea takes concrete steps towards complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearisation", the USA vic...

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  • Letter about abuse cover-up belies pope denial
Letter about abuse cover-up belies pope denial

Collins told the AP that O'Malley said he would deliver the letter to Pope Francis . Pope Francis also recommended the "24 Hours for the Lord" initiative, in which at least one church is open for 24 consecutive hours in each diocese around the world for both Eucharistic adoration and sacramental confession.

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  • Pak court to deliver 'blasphemy' murder verdict
Pak court to deliver 'blasphemy' murder verdict

ATC Judge Fazal Subhar while announcing verdict in the heavily guarded Haripur Central Jail imposed death penalty on Imran Ali, who had confessed to shooting Mashal . The decision in the Mashal Khan case was reserved by Justice Subhan Khan at an Anti-Terrorism Court in Abbottabad on January 30, 2018. Mashal Khan's brother has expressed th...

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  • Sex And The City's Kim Cattrall confirms brother's death
Sex And The City's Kim Cattrall confirms brother's death

Help us bring him home safe. At around 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 4th, she announced his passing on her Twitter page. His keys, cellphone and wallet were also left in his home. "I know it's hard to find people when they've gone missing". "He's a one-of-a-kind brother", Kim Cattrall wrote online. Canadian police have found her brother in less...

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  • Why Investors remained confident on Dominion Energy, Inc. (D), Xerox Corporation (XRX)?
Why Investors remained confident on Dominion Energy, Inc. (D), Xerox Corporation (XRX)?

As for the shares, it has gone above the 20 days moving average and is now hovering within a distance of 3.27%. Xerox Corporation (XRX): A 12.35% Rally In This Year - But Still Has Room To Grow 13.56%. Dreman Value Mngmt L L C holds 0.24% in Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX) or 15,106 shares. Moreover, Focused Wealth Management Inc has 0% invested...

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  • House intelligence panel to take up Democratic memo
House intelligence panel to take up Democratic memo

Adam leaves closed committee hearings to illegally leak confidential information. Nunes' denial would also be a shock to everyone in the world , who, thanks to a Trump tweet from 2016, can plainly see Trump and Papadopoulos sitting in the same room, a few seats from each other, in March 2016.

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  • Zuma's speech postponed amid South Africa power struggle
Zuma's speech postponed amid South Africa power struggle

Ramaphosa's supporters outweigh those of Zuma. But the party's national executive committee, its highest decision-making body, will hold a special meeting on Wednesday to discuss his possible removal. Senior ANC leaders met Mr Zuma over the weekend to ask him to step down. Every year since the end of apartheid in 1994, South Africa's annual st...

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  • DACA's future is uncertain due to disagreements over immigration reform
DACA's future is uncertain due to disagreements over immigration reform

The bill is a companion to a piece of House legislation that has 54 co-sponsors split evenly by party. "March 5th is rapidly approaching and the Dems seem not to care about DACA". But conservative lawmakers and some administration officials already consider the plan insufficient because it fails to do more to boost security along the southern borde...

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  • India to take on South Africa in third ODI today
India to take on South Africa in third ODI today

Previously, India had managed to win two ODIs against South Africa during a bilateral series in 1992-93 and in 2010-11, only to lose 2-5 and 2-3, respectively. While South Africa will look to win the match and stay alive in the series, India on the other hand will look to continue their winning momentum.

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  • Major Active Mover of the day - Ford Motor Company (F)
Major Active Mover of the day - Ford Motor Company (F)

Bb&T Secs Ltd Liability has invested 0.35% in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM). As of 1700 GMT, shares had gained 3.44% to $40.92 each. GM employs 3,000 workers at the GM Lordstown Assembly Complex. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.54, a quick ratio of 0.79 and a current ratio of 0.94. General Motors has a 12 month low of $31.92 an...

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  • DNA match of the suspect found in Asma's murder case
DNA match of the suspect found in Asma's murder case

Mardan talking to media said that the Punjab government informed on Tuesday that two DNAs matched the samples taken from the body of the minor girl, Asma. He said it was a "blind case" in which crime scene was located in a sugarcane filed. "The sample included blood and other material", he added. On Jan 13, the four-year-old had gone missing whi...

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  • Turkey unites two sectors of front in northern Syria
Turkey unites two sectors of front in northern Syria

The YPG, squeaky clean in all things PKK-ish, will tell you that they admire some of Ocalan's views - even quite a lot of his opinions, and one cannot but fall for the non-sectarian, secular "ethos" of the guy -but are not part of the PKK. 1. "This has been one of the few areas of bipartisan agreement in Washington lately". According to released ...

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  • Congress split Andhra like it divided India for political gains: PM Modi
Congress split Andhra like it divided India for political gains: PM Modi

This is no commitment to democracy", Modi said. "If Sardar Patel was made the first Prime Minister of India as he was democratically elected by Congress working committees, a part of our Kashmir would not have been occupied by Pakistan", he said.

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  • Neflix debuts new 'Cloverfield' movie after Tremendous Bowl
Neflix debuts new 'Cloverfield' movie after Tremendous Bowl

Although Paramount Pictures chose to sell off The Cloverfield Paradox to Netflix, that won't necessarily be the fate of future movies in the franchise. Sunday's trailer promised viewers would "find out why" the monsters attacked. A standard theatrical release might have also been hurt by the poor response.

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