• Tehran sends sympathies over huge quake in Mexico
Tehran sends sympathies over huge quake in Mexico

Five women, four men and three children died underneath the helicopter. However, something worse happened later that day, when a chopper #Lost Control and killed at least 13 people while injuring 16 more . No preliminary reports of deaths. The magnitude 6.1 quake hit 43 km (27 miles) east of Oaxaca at a depth of 10 km (6.2 mi) at 0656 GMT, the U...

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  • Driver in Trump motorcade detained after gun found
Driver in Trump motorcade detained after gun found

The driver, a private contractor whose name wasn't given, told reporters on pool detail that he forgot to put the weapon in his personal vehicle before showing up for work, according to the Hill . "The incident was investigated by the Secret Service and our partners at the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office and resolved", the agency said in a stat...

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  • Trump rank worst president according to NYT study
Trump rank worst president according to NYT study

Trump's first year in office, the survey takers asked respondents to grade him on an A-F scale on these subjects: his presidency overall, legislative accomplishments, foreign policy leadership, embodying institutional norms and communicating with the public .

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  • How To Watch Team LeBron James Vs. Team Steph Curry
How To Watch Team LeBron James Vs. Team Steph Curry

The NBA now just needs to televise the team draft and do some more light format tweaking and they may have the best All-Star game in all of sports. It trailed 145-144 in Sunday's NBA All-Star Game before captain LeBron James rolled in a go-ahead layup with 34 seconds to go, giving his squad a lead it would not relinquish.

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  • Netanyahu associates named as suspects in new corruption probe
Netanyahu associates named as suspects in new corruption probe

Avichai Mandelblit, who did get the job, announced in September that he meant to indict Sara Netanyahu on fraud charges, accusing her of misusing some $100,000 through her management of the prime minister's official residence in Jerusalem. The new probe comes days after police announced there was sufficient evidence to indict Netanyahu for briber...

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  • Coleman demolishes 20-year-old 60m world record
Coleman demolishes 20-year-old 60m world record

However, the rising United States athlete managed to finish the 60m indoor race with an impressive time of 6.34s in Albuquerque to set a new world record in the 60m indoor race category. The 21-year-old clocked 6.37 at a SC meeting last month but it was not ratified for technical reasons. Ronnie Barker, who finished second to Coleman, moves to ...

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  • Police investigate Midlands school threat made via Snapchat
Police investigate Midlands school threat made via Snapchat

Monroe County Director of Schools Tim Blankenship said a student reported that another student had a "fake gun or a BB gun" at Sequoyah Friday morning. DeSoto County School is out today but the School system told us there will be extra resource officers assigned to CenterHill High School. Superintendent Dr.

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  • Playboy cricketer turned politician Imran Khan marries for a third time
Playboy cricketer turned politician Imran Khan marries for a third time

Also Read: Did Imran Khan actually married third time on Jan 1 this year? Khan married socialite Jemima Goldsmith in 1995, but divorced after nine years. "Later, both developed some "intimacy" and finally, Bushra took divorce from her husband and contracted marriage with Imran early last month". Imran Khan also spoke about the upcoming ...

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  • Woman arrested for nasty note left on ambulance attending emergency
Woman arrested for nasty note left on ambulance attending emergency

A United Kingdom woman who left a nasty note telling paramedics to "move your van" because she didn't "give a s-t" during an emergency call was arrested for verbal abuse, according to police. It is by no means the first report of abuse involving paramedics. "We are desperately trying to save someone's life and could do without angry bystanders!...

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  • President Yameen extends emergency in Maldives by 30 days
President Yameen extends emergency in Maldives by 30 days

Maldives police arrested 25 people under a state of emergency, opposition legislators said on Saturday, after thousands of protesters gathered a day earlier to call for the detention of the president and release of opposition leaders. The opposition lawmakers later stated that "to pass the state of Emergency declaration from the Parliament there sh...

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  • Man Charged With Stealing Terracotta Warrior's Thumb
Man Charged With Stealing Terracotta Warrior's Thumb

The FBI said that Rohana used a cellular telephone as a flashlight, looked at various exhibits displayed in the then-closed showroom, stepped up onto a platform supporting one of the statues, and took a selfie with it. Terra-cotta warriors on display at Philadelphia's Franklin Institute. Stefanie Santo, a spokeswoman for the institute, said Mond...

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  • Consumers Energy to stop burning coal by 2040
Consumers Energy to stop burning coal by 2040

Poppe explained how it's Consumers Energy's goal to address climate change, protect the planet, and put the company and MI on the right side of history. Three coal-fired plants in Texas announced early retirement a year ago. The company has also announced new five-year environmental goals for MI water, waste and land, including saving 1 billion g...

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  • Facebook faces big challenge to prevent future USA election meddling
Facebook faces big challenge to prevent future USA election meddling

The company verified his posts as authentic. Tom Steyer, the California billionaire behind an aggressive campaign demanding the impeachment of President Trump , accused the president of failing to protect the nation following the indictment of 13 Russians for meddling in the 2016 campaign.

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  • Americans 'obsessed,' act out of short-sighted self-interest in Syria - Iranian FM
Americans 'obsessed,' act out of short-sighted self-interest in Syria - Iranian FM

Remarking on Turkey and the Free Syrian Army's "Operation Olive Branch" against the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) in Afrin area, Safavi pointed out that countries in the region "will not turn a blind eye to the establishment of a Kurdish state".

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  • Kremlin on Mueller Report: Accusations of Russia's Election Meddling Baseless
Kremlin on Mueller Report: Accusations of Russia's Election Meddling Baseless

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Monday the US indictment centered purely on individuals and presented no tangible proof that the Kremlin itself or Russian government agencies were involved. Security guards quickly ushered CNN out of the nondescript office block on 55 Savushkina Street, headquarters of the Internet Research Agency. With less ...

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  • How Gokulnath Shetty's retirement exposed Nirav Modi's PNB fraud
How Gokulnath Shetty's retirement exposed Nirav Modi's PNB fraud

The CBI yesterday arrested three people, including PNB's former deputy manager Gokulnath Shetty, the bank's single-window operator Manoj Kharat, and Hemant Bhat, authorised signatory for Nirav Modi's firms. "As many as 29 properties - of Modi, his family members and companies - that have been provisionally attached by the Income Tax department, a...

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  • Tripura records 89.8 percent voter turnout in Assembly polls, says Election Commission
Tripura records 89.8 percent voter turnout in Assembly polls, says Election Commission

About 65 per cent voting has been reported till 1500 hours in crucial elections to the Tripura assembly which is largely seen as a litmus test for the CPI-M and its newly emerged major rival the BJP while the Congress party in perception point of view has been reduced to a weaker opponent of the Left.

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  • Fla. School Shooter Was on FBI's Radar Last Fall
Fla. School Shooter Was on FBI's Radar Last Fall

In a statement , the agency acknowledged that the tip should have been shared with the FBI's Miami office and investigated, but it was not. It was one of at least two alleged threat reports about the suspected shooter that the Federal Bureau of Investigation received, according to a law enforcement official.

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  • Trump Praises 'Incredible Job' of Doctors, First Responders in Florida Hospital Visit
Trump Praises 'Incredible Job' of Doctors, First Responders in Florida Hospital Visit

Before leaving Washington on Friday, Mr Trump said on Twitter he planned to meet with "some of the bravest people on earth - but people whose lives have been totally shattered". United States authorities have come under mounting scrutiny for failing to act on a series of warning signs. Trump told reporters he spoke to the victims of the inc...

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  • Trump to meet with Florida high school students
Trump to meet with Florida high school students

A representative of the bureau was not immediately available for comment. He went on to say the "FBI apparently made a awful mistake, and people should be held accountable". President Donald Trump has said he will focus efforts on mental health services in the wake of the shooting, but one is left to wonder if he means it.

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  • 1000 students expelled for cheating in Class 12 exams in Bihar
1000 students expelled for cheating in Class 12 exams in Bihar

The exam starts on February 21 and will conclude on February 28. Around 17.70 lakh students will write their matriculation examination in 1426 centres across the state this year. "We do not find anything objectionable with the step given the (large) scale of the examination". Cheating has been rampant in Bihar during board exams and competitive...

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  • BJP announces candidates for bypolls in UP, Bihar
BJP announces candidates for bypolls in UP, Bihar

The Congress has already named its nominees for both the constituencies. The Gorakhpur seat was vacated previous year with the resignation of Yogi Adityanath , while Keshav Maurya's resignation has led to the byelection in Phulpur. Akhilesh feels that the two parties will give Samajwadi Party an edge over the BJP in Gorakhpur seat. "There are ...

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  • Hillary Clinton coming to NZ
Hillary Clinton coming to NZ

The Growth Faculty has just announced it has secured one of the biggest speakers on the worldwide circuit, Hillary Rodham Clinton. In an election marked by rage, sexism, misogyny, exhilarating highs and infuriating lows, stranger-than-fiction twists, Russian interference, and an opponent who broke all the rules, Secretary Clinton gives a candid ...

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  • Africa's new leader vows to crack down on corruption
Africa's new leader vows to crack down on corruption

During Sona, Ramaphosa said government will initiate a process to review the configuration, number and size of national government departments. On a personal level, Mr Ramaphosa faces a mammoth task of cleansing his image which was tainted by his involvement in the Marikana Massacre of 2012 when 34 striking miners were shot dead by the police.

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  • Nebraska basketball suffers crippling loss to IL
Nebraska basketball suffers crippling loss to IL

But it doesn't change anything. "He's a highly rated kid out of high school who is just growing into his own", Nebraska coach Tim Miles said. "You might be disappointed, but at the same time, nobody's going to feel sorry for you. "We just want to play for each other and play for the staff". The Huskers ended up starting the second half on a 1...

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