• New York State trooper seriously injured after struck by vehicle on LIE
New York State trooper seriously injured after struck by vehicle on LIE

NY State Police Superintendent George Beech said "We were extremely fortunate that there were two paramedics from the Suffolk County Police Department who are MCAT paramedics". State Police say he has family that lives in WNY. The motorist who struck the trooper stopped and stayed at the scene. No charges have been filed as the investigation co...

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"Will you remarry Jemima?" Imran Khan finally answers the question

Ali Musa Gilani, son of former premier Yusuf Raza Gilani, who announced filing a case against PTI Chairman Imran Khan after being allegedly manhandled by his supporters on Sunday night has withdrawn his decision. The Supreme Court of India found Sasikala and her co-accused ' Ilavarasi (her sister-in-law) and V. N. Sudhakaran (her nephew) guilty of ...

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  • Protesters torch political party offices in Kurdistan
Protesters torch political party offices in Kurdistan

Furious demonstrators set fire to buildings in the Piramagrun area of Sulaimaniyah province as they demanded the resignation of the autonomous region's leadership, an opposition party official said. The Kurds took control of many of them during the fightback against the Islamic State group from 2014. In October, Iraqi forces took over the oil-pro...

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  • Parents try to SELL their little boy for cash, drugs
Parents try to SELL their little boy for cash, drugs

A California couple was arrested after allegedly trying to sell their two children in exchange for money or drugs. Sarah Nilson, 32, and Vincent Calogero, 38, are accused of attempting to sell their children in exchange for money and drugs.

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  • Korea rejects U.S. offer of talks
Korea rejects U.S. offer of talks

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's suggestion of talks without preconditions. "Let's just meet. And we can talk about the weather if you want. They have too much invested in it", he said at the Atlantic Council-Korea Foundation Forum. "The peninsula issue must, in the end, be resolved via dialogue and consultation", Xi was quoted as saying by st...

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  • China and Russian Federation hit back at 'imperial' U.S. security strategy
China and Russian Federation hit back at 'imperial' U.S. security strategy

The Kremlin dismissed US President Donald Trump's new national security strategy as imperialist, but welcomed Washington's willingness to co-operate in some areas. The paper, he said, also showed "an unwillingness to give up the idea of a unipolar world, moreover, an insistent unwillingness, disregard for a multipolar world".

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  • Spun out semis close Coquihalla southbound between Merritt and Hope
Spun out semis close Coquihalla southbound between Merritt and Hope

Higher sections of the highway received more than 10 centimetres of snow on Sunday night and Environment Canada is forecasting another big dump - as much as 25 centimetres in all - beginning Monday evening and carrying on through most of Tuesday, possibly into early Wednesday.

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  • House discloses three more sexual harassment settlements totaling $115000
House discloses three more sexual harassment settlements totaling $115000

In a December 15 letter to Rep. Gregg Harper (R-Miss.), the chairman of the Committee on House Administration, Grundmann said that because there are no "charging documents" created during the mandatory counseling period that victims are required to undergo, there is no documentation on the specific complaints that employees raised during the foll...

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  • Senate panel rejects Trump nominee Scott Garrett to head Ex-Im Bank
Senate panel rejects Trump nominee Scott Garrett to head Ex-Im Bank

Garrett's nomination and quickly nominate a chair that will actually fulfill the mission of the Ex-Im bank, and in the meantime, Leader McConnell should move quickly to confirm the other five pending nominees at the bank and restore a quorum so that the bank can once again operate at full capacity".

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  • A selfie forces Ms Iraq's family to flee
A selfie forces Ms Iraq's family to flee

Her family in Iraq began receiving death threats over the photo, and eventually had to flee the country. So once the selfie went viral, the 27-year-old singer, songwriter and model from Iraq was threatened with death and cursed across social media in the Arab world.

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  • Sydney man charged with acting as agent for N Korea
Sydney man charged with acting as agent for N Korea

Police had arrested the man yesterday. South Korean-born Chan Han Choi has since been charged. There was no threat to Australians and that the man was not considered a "spy", AFP assistant commissioner Neil Gaughan told the media in Sydney on Sunday.

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  • Who will be the next Gujarat CM? Here are the top contenders
Who will be the next Gujarat CM? Here are the top contenders

According to the report, what makes Irani a close contender for the post are her strong leadership qualities, a command over Gujarati and English and the proximity to the central leadership. Himachal Pradesh Youth Congress President Vikramaditya Singh, who is contesting from Shimla Rural confident that the Congress party will be "victorious" in the...

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  • Jeremy Corbyn `horrified´ by sexual harassment claims…
Jeremy Corbyn `horrified´ by sexual harassment claims…

Labour's standing in the polls has remained stable in the last six months, but the Tories are trying desperately to claw their lead back . As well as talking about his election hopes for next year, Corbyn also addressed rise in the number of allegations of misconduct against men in positions of power - specifically the Westminster sexual harassm...

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  • Saudi Arabia: Women can drive motorbikes and trucks, not just cars
Saudi Arabia: Women can drive motorbikes and trucks, not just cars

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , the 32-year-old heir to the Saudi throne, bought the $A392 million newly built chateau near Versailles in Louveciennes , France, the New York Times reported. Eight Investment was the company that backed Prince Mohammed's impulse buy of the 440-foot yacht from a Russian vodka tycoon in 2015. He also owns a ...

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  • Day care worker accused of burning 5 toddlers with hot glue gun
Day care worker accused of burning 5 toddlers with hot glue gun

Lizandra Cosme, of the Humboldt Park neighborhood, was arrested about 1:30 p.m. Sunday and charged with five counts of aggravated battery of a chid under 13 years old causing great bodily harm, according to Chicago Police. Prosecutors did not provide a motive in court, but did say Cosme said the incident was a blue, and that she had been distraug...

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  • South Korean bitcoin exchange to file for bankruptcy after hacking
South Korean bitcoin exchange to file for bankruptcy after hacking

YouBit - a small player in South Korea's cryptocurrency market - said this morning that hackers had stolen 17 per cent of its crypto assets at 04:35am local time on Tuesday. The potential bubble has heightened the concern of Seoul's financial regulators, who during the previous week banned financial institutions from dealing in cryptocurrencies...

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  • Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Put Options on Oclaro (NASDAQ:OCLR)
Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Put Options on Oclaro (NASDAQ:OCLR)

Looking into last 5 trades, the stock observed a return of nearly 3.13%. About 7.08M shares traded or 25.04% up from the average. CyrusOne Inc. (NASDAQ:CONE) has risen 13.66% since December 19, 2016 and is uptrending. Oclaro Inc ( NASDAQ OCLR ) opened at $7.05 on Tuesday. The semiconductor company reported $0.20 earnings per share for the quarter,...

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  • United Nations chief condemns terrorist attack in Pakistan
United Nations chief condemns terrorist attack in Pakistan

However, the second assailant managed to reach the entrance to the church where he blew himself up. The provincial police chief, Moazzam Ansari, said security forces were trying to find those who orchestrated the attack. It is the first time IS has claimed an attack on a church in Pakistan, though Muslim extremists have targeted churches in the...

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  • Alabama linebacker suffers potential season-ending foot injury in practice
Alabama linebacker suffers potential season-ending foot injury in practice

The Alabama Crimson Tide are the only team that has made the College Football Playoff every single season, and their reward for getting into the playoff this year - despite not winning the SEC - is a rematch against Clemson for the third straight season.

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  • Syria, Iraq most unsafe places for journalists in 2017
Syria, Iraq most unsafe places for journalists in 2017

Like previous year, Syria remains the deadliest reporter country with 12 murdered journalists . The 2017 round-up figures compiled by Reporters Without Borders (RSF) include professional journalists , media workers and citizen-journalists, who are playing an increasing role in the production of news and information, especially in countries wi...

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  • FBI Warned Trump That Russian Spies, Hackers Would Target Campaign
FBI Warned Trump That Russian Spies, Hackers Would Target Campaign

They are generally given around the point at which candidates begin receiving classified information, and campaigns are told to alert any suspicious activity to authorities. NBC does not report the Trump team's reaction to this effort to close the barn door long after the horses had not only gotten out but already galloped halfway to Moscow.

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  • China listens to United States contingencies on North Korea
China listens to United States contingencies on North Korea

Trump's North Korea strategy to trigger starvation? North Korean Premier Park Pong-ju could be possibly one of the targets, it said. "And can we pass along messages through surprising conduits". Freeland and Tillerson have been discussing plans for the worldwide meeting for months, but made a decision to announce it last month after North Korea c...

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  • PH drops USA grant application over reallocation of funding for Marawi
PH drops USA grant application over reallocation of funding for Marawi

The MCC is an independent agency of the United States government. Roque said the Duterte administration remained optimistic that the USA government would continue to support efforts to restore law and order in Marawi, despite this decision to withdraw the application for MCC's second compact.

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  • Jurgen Klopp praises Liverpool scouts for persuading him to sign Mohamed Salah
Jurgen Klopp praises Liverpool scouts for persuading him to sign Mohamed Salah

The former Dortmund coach has - sometimes controversially - rotated his biggest stars this season, but admits it would be hard to leave Salah, considered one of the club's outstanding performers this season, out of his starting XI on current form.

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  • Russian Federation detains Norwegian 'spy'
Russian Federation detains Norwegian 'spy'

Froud Berg was detained on December 6 by Federal Security Service officers at a time when the Norwegian had received documents containing classified information about the Navy of the Russian Federation. He was so inspired when travelling to this country that he even wanted to write a book. Small town of Kirkenes, with three thousand people living t...

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