• College tuition is at record high. College presidents' pay is, too
College tuition is at record high. College presidents' pay is, too

Highest-earning of the bunch was Nathan Hatch, president of Wake Forest University, who made just over $4 million in base salary and other pay combined. Kent State University President Beverly Warren's pay per million in expenses was $1,006. See the full list of presidents at chronicle.com/compensation .

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  • Imran sets sight on Zardari, announces visit to Karachi next week
Imran sets sight on Zardari, announces visit to Karachi next week

Imran said that after Nawaz Sharif, it was now time to get rid of Zardari in a bid to save the country from corruption. PTI Chairman said that the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz government is trying to give the impression that if they are thieves so are everyone else.

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  • Methodists respond to Trump calling Jerusalem Israel's capital
Methodists respond to Trump calling Jerusalem Israel's capital

But the U.S. ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, told delegates that the White House was serious about the search for peace. "Let me again assure you, the president and this administration remain committed to the peace process", she said. It did not elaborate on the type of injuries. Trump's decision drew lavish praise from Israeli Prime Minis...

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  • Sandy Hook Promise PSA satirizes cultural complacency about school shootings
Sandy Hook Promise PSA satirizes cultural complacency about school shootings

A teacher talks about how she thought something was off with the student. "Someone is expected to tell us after the shooting that the shooter has been posting on social media about doing this for weeks", a police officer tells the television reporter.

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  • Trump to sign directive sending astronauts back to the moon
Trump to sign directive sending astronauts back to the moon

The directive, Gidley said, will push NASA to "refocus. on its core mission of space exploration" and if Trump does send astronauts back to the moon, they would be the first to visit the lunar landscape since the Apollo 17 mission in 1972. President Donald Trump formally announced last night that he is sending Americans back to the moon. "Under...

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  • French journalist jailed in Srinagar, SHRC seeks explanation from police
French journalist jailed in Srinagar, SHRC seeks explanation from police

Paul Comiti, the French journalist, was detained on Saturday in Srinagar because of visa irregularities, according to police officials. "The French official expressed satisfaction about the journalist's physical as well as mental condition and said proper legal course was being followed under Indian law".

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  • Trump to undergo physical at Walter Reed in early 2018, publicize details
Trump to undergo physical at Walter Reed in early 2018, publicize details

She called them "pretty ridiculous" -and yet worth breaking her "rules" over. A number of outlets have had to retract and change and re-write and make editor's notes to a number of different stories, some of them with major impacts including moving markets.

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  • Stephen Smith: British boxer's ear stitched after loss to Francisco Vargas
Stephen Smith: British boxer's ear stitched after loss to Francisco Vargas

Stephen Smith had a nasty cut down his left ear that was causing heavy bleeding and needed some medical attention. However, it was not the result that everyone was talking about following the 32-year-old Liverpudlian's defeat. "Have a good Christmas everyone", he wrote. The fight brought back memories of another van Gogh moment in the ring, whe...

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  • Gujarat Elections 2017: Patidar votes key to Saurashtra-Kutch
Gujarat Elections 2017: Patidar votes key to Saurashtra-Kutch

Bambhania, who had been a convener of PAAS since its inception in July 2015 and also faces sedition charges, asked Hardik Patel to come clean on the sex videos allegedly featuring him, and claimed that the Congress had "fooled" the Patidars over their quota demands.

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  • #EndSARS: Coalition holds rallies nationwide
#EndSARS: Coalition holds rallies nationwide

The organisers of the protests include the Convener, #EndSARS , Segun Awosanya; Convener, Concerned Nigerians, Deji Adeyanju; Coordinator, Coalition in Defence of Nigerian Democracy, Ariyo Atoye; Adebayo Raphael, OurMumuDonDo Movement; and Abdul Mahmud and Bako Usman of the Campaign for Democracy.

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  • A 6-year-old boy Reviews Toys on YouTube, Makes Millions
A 6-year-old boy Reviews Toys on YouTube, Makes Millions

The American schoolboy - the host of Ryan ToysReview - is now reportedly sitting on a fortune after attracting almost 10 million dedicated followers. After Ryan asked his parents why he couldn't also review toys on YouTube , the couple made a decision to let their son give it a shot. Ryan ToysReview started out slowly until a July 2015 vid...

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  • Plow driver gets help after seeing auto plunge
Plow driver gets help after seeing auto plunge

The Winchendon Fire Department says a man was plowing a parking lot in the town on Sunday morning when he saw the auto leave a roadway and enter Hunts Pond. They tossed the stranded driver a rope and reeled him in to safety, which sounds like an incredibly icy swim. Meanwhile, the driver was able to climb onto the roof of his auto as first respon...

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  • Venezuela's mayoral elections reveals opposition turmoil
Venezuela's mayoral elections reveals opposition turmoil

Voting takes place against a backdrop of soaring inflation, shortages of food and medicine, and charges that Maduro's government has undermined Venezuela's democracy by imprisoning dissidents and usurping the powers of the opposition-controlled Congress.

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  • Most Active Volume Stock: Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV)
Most Active Volume Stock: Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV)

Traders have different rules for what constitutes liquidity and a good guide is the volume of trades and volume of shares that are traded each day. Southwest Airlines Co now has $37.58 billion valuation. 94 funds opened positions while 186 raised stakes. Motco now owns 2,817 shares of the airline's stock worth $175,000 after buying an additional ...

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  • Saakashvili Appears in Court in Ukraine
Saakashvili Appears in Court in Ukraine

Saakashvili, the former president of Georgia and an ex-governor of Odessa, was detained on allegations that he assisted a criminal organization. As reported earlier, his supporters rallied outside the detention center to block the convoy vehicle from taking Saakashvili to court.

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  • Chinese skyscaper climber dies after falling from 62-story building
Chinese skyscaper climber dies after falling from 62-story building

Wu's girlfriend Fu JinJin told The Beijing News she called the cops on November 9 after he didn't return home. But it was his rooftop posts which brought him significant attention on social media - and, according to local media reports , proved more lucrative.

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  • Netanyahu urges European nations move embassies to Jerusalem
Netanyahu urges European nations move embassies to Jerusalem

Israel is open to seeing what kind of peace plan the United States will put forward, Benjamin Netanyahu said. "That's not a man who is going to lecture us". Some cooperation has resumed, most significantly in energy. Erdogan's supporters proudly recall how he famously walked out of a January 2009 debate in Davos with then Israeli president Sh...

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  • Israeli military says it demolishes Hamas tunnel that reaches Israel
Israeli military says it demolishes Hamas tunnel that reaches Israel

Although not complete, he said the tunnel was " very substantial ", equipped with electricity, communications equipment and a ventilation system. There was no immediate claim of responsibility, but Israel responded by targeting Hamas posts in southern Gaza with tank fire and an air strike, the army said.

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  • FBI Director Responds To Trump's Criticism
FBI Director Responds To Trump's Criticism

Throughout the hearing, Republican lawmakers have seized on the actions of Peter Strzok, who led the investigation of the Clinton email server as the No. "It does appear to me that, at the very least, the FBI's reputation as an impartial, non-political agency has been called into question recently", Goodlatte said.

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  • Global Arms Sales Reach $375 Billion, First Rise Since 2010
Global Arms Sales Reach $375 Billion, First Rise Since 2010

That growth was led by world's biggest arms producer, Bethesda, Md. -based Lockheed Martin Corp., which saw its sales climb 10.7 percent. South Korea's arms sales hit record levels a year ago, pushed by the continuous military threat from North Korea , complicated relations with China and a government decision to increase domestic arms produ...

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  • Death toll in cyclone rises to 42
Death toll in cyclone rises to 42

The state's demands would be examined by the central team and decisions will be taken accordingly. Mr Pinarayi said there were 13,436 fishermen in the state who are landless and homeless. The demonstrators also urged the Centre to develop more systematic and scientific measures to warn fishermen of similar calamities well in advance.

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  • Russian Federation says it is fully committed to nuclear…
Russian Federation says it is fully committed to nuclear…

THE Trump administration is considering new sanctions to make sure Russian Federation abides by the terms of a 1987 nuclear-arms treaty that limits intermediate-range missiles. In 2014, the United States declared the Russian Federation in violation of its obligations under the INF Treaty. These, she said, involve a review of "military concepts an...

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  • Terrorists attack cash van in J&K, two security guards injured
Terrorists attack cash van in J&K, two security guards injured

According to police officials the vehicle they were traveling came under attack at Kralcheck village of Shopian. "I also wish speedy recovery to the three injured officials of the bank including security guard". The van has skidded off the road in the attack. He said doctors referred all the wounded to Pulwama hospital where two among the three g...

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  • Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma get married in Italy
Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma get married in Italy

Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma had met during a commercial shoot in 2013; since then they have been spotted together at several marriage ceremonies of Indian cricketers. While the wedding ceremony was kept highly secretive, the reception is all set to be a big affair. From former India captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi and actress Sharmila ...

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  • Supreme Court refuses to hear LGBT workplace discrimination case
Supreme Court refuses to hear LGBT workplace discrimination case

The Supreme Court won't consider a Georgia woman's complaint that she was sacked from her job because she is a lesbian, a temporary setback for LGBT rights. The justices did not act on the case of Abel Hidalgo, the Arizona death-row inmate (represented by Neal Katyal, the former acting USA solicitor general) who has asked the Supreme Court to weigh...

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