• Lindsey Vonn says she would decline White House invitation
Lindsey Vonn says she would decline White House invitation

Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn plans to represent the U.S.in the upcoming Winter Olympics , but she's insisting she has no intention of serving as an ambassador for President Donald Trump . "I take the Olympics very seriously and what they mean and what they represent, what walking under our flag means in the opening ceremony", said Vonn, who is firs...

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  • Palestinian President won't meet Pence over Trump's Jerusalem move
Palestinian President won't meet Pence over Trump's Jerusalem move

Embassy to the contested city has sparked outrage across the region. Four people have now been killed and dozens wounded since Trump announced the move, which drew criticism from every other member of the UN Security Council at an emergency meeting on Friday.

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  • Disgraced Senator Al Franken's accuser target of
Disgraced Senator Al Franken's accuser target of "vile and partisan personal attacks"

Army veteran Stephanie Kemplin, who said Franken had groped her at a 2003 USO tour photo shoot, told CNN that the senator's remarks on Thursday were "very hurtful". Kirsten Gillibrand , D-N.Y.; Mazie Hirono , D-Hawaii; Claire McCaskill , D-Mo.; Maggie Hassan, D-N.H.; Patty Murray , D-Wash.; and Kamala Harris , D-Calif., called fo...

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  • Winter Storm Benji in Photos
Winter Storm Benji in Photos

Miramar Beach and Destin were two location in the northwestern part of the state to report snow flurries. Temperatures are in the upper 20's in northern CT and near 32 degrees across southern CT. On Thursday , Delta Air Lines canceled hundreds of flights coming in and out of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport - the busiest in the...

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  • Stark partisan divisions over Russian Federation probe, including its importance to the nation
Stark partisan divisions over Russian Federation probe, including its importance to the nation

Thats about where any trace of agreement can be found, however. Just 32% of those surveyed between November 29 and December 4 approved of the way Trump is managing his presidency. In the past, Trump has relied on his base for support. Almost 40% of them said he'd done things or behaved in ways that had proven disappointing; 26% of his supporters ...

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  • LA Mayor: Fire Near Downtown 20 Pct Contained
LA Mayor: Fire Near Downtown 20 Pct Contained

The Creek Fire is continuing to grow in the Angeles National Forest south of Santa Clarita even as firefighters continue establishing containment around the burn area. A full list of closed schools is available at www.lausd.net. Several schools were shut down through Thursday, as well. The city's website on the Skirball Fire is being regularl...

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  • Pope Francis calls for a change to 'Our Father' prayer
Pope Francis calls for a change to 'Our Father' prayer

The Pope claims God does not lead you into temptation. Pope Francis said the Catholic Church in France had chose to use the phrase "do not let us fall into temptation" as an alternative and indicated that it or something similar should be applied worldwide.

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  • California fires: San Diego County's Lilac fire explodes to 4100 acres
California fires: San Diego County's Lilac fire explodes to 4100 acres

They should rely on common sense and leave their homes if they feel they are in danger, he said. Region south of Camp Pendleton Eastern Fence Line, north of N. San Diego Fire-Rescue and Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton had sent water-dropping helicopters to assist in the firefight. San Diego Gas & Electric spokeswoman Helen Gao cautions that ...

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  • Mueller produced wealth of documents in Manafort, Gates case
Mueller produced wealth of documents in Manafort, Gates case

In a 41-page court filing, prosecutors provided emails, copies of documents tracking edits of the draft, and other materials they said proved that Manafort wrote a positive article about his political work in Ukraine . Manafort's lawyers argued in Thursday's submission that there was nothing in the op-ed that would be prejudicial. The scope of t...

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  • CNN corrects Trump, WikiLeaks story, claiming anonymous sources provided the wrong date
CNN corrects Trump, WikiLeaks story, claiming anonymous sources provided the wrong date

The later email date reported by The Post means that Trump Jr.'s first tweet about WikiLeaks could not possibly have been prompted by the email, since the president's eldest son did not receive the message until 10 days after tweeting.

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  • Aadhaar-PAN linking deadline extended to 31 March, says government
Aadhaar-PAN linking deadline extended to 31 March, says government

Senior advocate Shyam Divan , who's is spearheading the legal battle against Aadhaar in court, said that the government should hold out an unequivocal assurance that no coercive measures would be taken in the interim by the government. "Therefore, to facilitate the process of linking, it has been made a decision to further extend the time for li...

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  • United Nations envoy meets North Korean foreign minister
United Nations envoy meets North Korean foreign minister

The spokesperson was quoted as saying: "The remaining question now is: 'When will the war break out?'" The official also reiterated North Korea's insistence that its nuclear weapons program is for self-defense, saying "we do not wish for a war but shall not hide from it".

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  • Time names
Time names "The Silence Breakers" as Person of the Year

Time Magazine named its Person of the Year 2017 , but it's not one person. It's been revealed the faceless woman, in the lower right-hand corner of the cover , is an anonymous young hospital worker who was a victim of sexual harassment and was afraid that disclosing her identity would affect her family.

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  • Roy Moore accuser says she added to inscription; attorney claims signature authenticated
Roy Moore accuser says she added to inscription; attorney claims signature authenticated

Watch above, via C-SPAN 2. Allred did not say when Nelson wrote the additional information. Nelson's attorney, Gloria Allred , maintains that the rest of the inscription is real and that it is proof that Nelson knew Moore, who Nelson said groped her in his vehicle after offering her a ride home.

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  • London Mayor Sadiq Khan arrives in Pakistan on maiden tour
London Mayor Sadiq Khan arrives in Pakistan on maiden tour

During his stay there, Khan had visited Delhi, Mumbai and Amritsar and met with politicians and celebrities. Earlier in the day, while visiting the Golden Temple at Amritsar in India, Mr Khan called on the British government on Wednesday to make a formal apology for the 1919 Jallianwala Bagh massacre in which almost 400 people were shot dead by B...

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  • Lionel Messi Talks Newell's Old Boys 'Dream,' Argentina World Cup Hopes
Lionel Messi Talks Newell's Old Boys 'Dream,' Argentina World Cup Hopes

By the time that contract expires, Messi will be 34 years old and potentially considering retirement. But there are suggestions that City spoke to Messi's representatives without permission from the Catalan club. With 13 consecutive wins, they are unbeaten in the Premier League. Lionel Messi expresses doubt over whether he will see out his ...

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  • She is the SEXIEST - Priyanka Chopra nails number 1 spot!
She is the SEXIEST - Priyanka Chopra nails number 1 spot!

Small screen beauty Nia Sharma came in second and held onto her position as the sexiest TV star in the list. Today morning we have reported that Priyanka Chopra bagged the title of Asia's sexiest woman by London-based weekly newspaper Eastern Eye .

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  • Flynn said Russian Federation sanctions would be 'ripped up'
Flynn said Russian Federation sanctions would be 'ripped up'

The letter went on to say that "Mr. Copson explained that General Flynn was making sure that sanctions would be "ripped up" as one of his first orders of business and that this would allow money to start flowing into the project". Cummings said. "When the whistle-blower asked why the United States needed to be involved in a Middle East nuclear ...

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  • Does Trump Wear Dentures? President Mocked For Slurred Jerusalem Speech
Does Trump Wear Dentures? President Mocked For Slurred Jerusalem Speech

Trump's cap-off - "God bless the United States" - was barely audible because of the speech flub. "I know what you're getting at", Shah said when pressed if the garbled words could be a sign of health concerns. He's slurring and stumbling over the words. He sounds like he just had a drink with Bill Cosby . While insisting there is no shame ...

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  • Parliament breaks into song as same-sex marriage bill passes
Parliament breaks into song as same-sex marriage bill passes

Tracy Clark and her partner Justyna Greinart embrace as they gather with a crowd of people to watch a large television screen at Federation Square as it is announced that same-sex marriage will be legal in Australia with Parliament agreeing to change the Marriage Act and end the ban on gay and lesbian couples marrying on December 7, 2017 in Melbo...

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