• Amb. Nikki Haley Speaks Out on International Incidents
Amb. Nikki Haley Speaks Out on International Incidents

On New Year's Day Donald Trump tweeted: "Iran is failing at every level despite the awful deal made with them by the Obama Administration". "The government of Iran is actively attempting to stop social media and other forms of communication that allow their citizens' voices to be heard", Haley said.

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  • In Rajya Sabha, MPs demand triple talaq bill sent to Select Committee
In Rajya Sabha, MPs demand triple talaq bill sent to Select Committee

The bill that criminalises the practice of instant talaq (divorce) was passed by the Lok Sabha last week and is slated to be introduced in the Upper House on Wednesday. Recently, the bill was passed without much opposition in the Lok Sabha as the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP )-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government enjoys an abs...

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  • The First Year Not A Single Passenger Died On A Commercial Airliner
The First Year Not A Single Passenger Died On A Commercial Airliner

Over the year 2017 the Aviation Safety Network recorded a total of 10 fatal airliner accidents, resulting in 44 occupant fatalities and 35 persons on the ground. His comments come after Trump on Tuesday morning tweeted: "Since taking office I have been very strict on Commercial Aviation". But "despite the good news, a note of caution needs to b...

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  • Mega Millions Jackpot Rises To $361 Million; Powerball At $440 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Rises To $361 Million; Powerball At $440 Million

Wednesday's Powerball numbers were: 3 - 9 - 16 - 56 - 60 Powerball: 3 Powerplay: 3xNo winning tickets were sold for Saturday's Powerball drawing, which means the jackpot rolled to an estimated $440 million, with a cash option of just over $278 million.

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  • Orrin Hatch to Retire from Senate, Opening Path for Mitt Romney
Orrin Hatch to Retire from Senate, Opening Path for Mitt Romney

Romney is a resident of Utah and a practicing Mormon, making him an easy favorite for the seat. He chairs the powerful Senate Finance Committee and was a major force in getting a tax overhaul through Congress and signed into law in December.

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  • Time for DOJ to act on Abedin, Comey?
Time for DOJ to act on Abedin, Comey?

Trump tweeted . According to the report , Abedin forwarded sensitive State Department emails and passwords to government systems to her private Yahoo email account. Eileen Sullivan is a New York Times writer. While some Iranians have shared Trump's tweets, many distrust him as he's refused to re-certify the nuclear deal that eased sanctions...

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  • 23 injured in NY city fire
23 injured in NY city fire

Firefighters are battling a stubborn six-alarm fire at a building in the Bronx. Blake spoke to the paper at a candle-lit vigil held outside the gutted apartment building at 2363 Prospect Ave. "I woke up my husband, my kids and said listen there's a fire in the building", she told WABC. The fire apparently started in a furniture store, NIgro said.

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  • Winter storm coming to Greenville
Winter storm coming to Greenville

The weather service's hazardous weather outlook calls for "dangerously cold wind chills of colder than 25 degrees below zero" possible between late Thursday and Saturday. On Tuesday, apparent temperatures will hover below 10 degrees across the state. "Confidence is increasing for accumulating snow" across eastern Virginia, northeast North Carolin...

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  • PA recalls envoy to Pakistan after India objects to appearance with terrorist
PA recalls envoy to Pakistan after India objects to appearance with terrorist

Palestine on Saturday recalled its ambassador to Pakistan who attended a pro-Palestinian rally alongside Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) Emir Hafiz Mohammad Saeed, according to a statement issued by its foreign ministry . But the photograph of Walid Abu Ali exchanging words with Hafiz Saeed in all seriousness at the stage contradicts Alhaijaa's claim. Org...

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  • CM Shehbaz returns to Pakistan after Saudi visit
CM Shehbaz returns to Pakistan after Saudi visit

In a statement on her official Twitter account, she said that her father would return to Pakistan tonight after performing Umrah. Ahead of Nawaz's return, Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif arrived in Lahore on Tuesday morning, DawnNews reported.

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  • Jessica Alba Gave Birth to a Baby Boy on New Year's Eve
Jessica Alba Gave Birth to a Baby Boy on New Year's Eve

His name is Hayes Alba Warren and, according to his mom, his big sisters Honor , 9 and Haven , 6, are "already obsessed with him". Hayes is the couple's first son, and they're clearly elated to add a new member to the family. He stated that Jessica was the strongest woman he knew and told Hayes he was very lucky to have her by his side. 'You ...

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  • The Round Rock Police Department is searching for two children
The Round Rock Police Department is searching for two children

Miles is 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs around 200 lbs. Miles is not charged with any crime as of yet but Round Rock police do believe the girls are not with him "willingly". "Usually, you hear it, and it's like, 'Oh, it's somewhere else'". Early this morning, police suspected they may be headed for Louisiana. "If they were here, they were in th...

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  • 'Dawgs run wild: Georgia beats Oklahoma 54-48 in Rose Bowl
'Dawgs run wild: Georgia beats Oklahoma 54-48 in Rose Bowl

Along with a fairly steady performance by freshman quarterback Jake Fromm, who overcame first-half jitters to complete 20 of 29 passes for 210 yards and two touchdowns, it was enough to overcome the high-scoring Sooners. "You know, an epic Rose Bowl game". That still left the Bulldogs down by two touchdowns, but they got one of them back on their...

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  • Unsafe wind chills continue across the area
Unsafe wind chills continue across the area

Get our daily forecasts on your Amazon Alexa device. Otherwise, some light snow could pop up, but chances are slight as the majority of the snow will result from lake-effect and therefore instead target the east-side lake-effect belt where a few inches are possible.

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  • IMA protests over National Medical Commission Bill hits healthcare services in Kerala
IMA protests over National Medical Commission Bill hits healthcare services in Kerala

Tandon also said: "The current MCI is a democratically elected body where we have almost 80 percent elected members and 20 percent nominated by the government". To register its protest, the association urged its 2.9 lakh members to participate in the strike from 6 am to 6 pm on Tuesday. Bill tabled in the Lok Sabha is anti-people and anti-patie...

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  • At Least 10 Dead In Iran Protests As World Pressure Grows
At Least 10 Dead In Iran Protests As World Pressure Grows

At least nine people were killed on Monday in overnight clashes between protesters and police, according to reports in Iranian news outlets. Nine more people, including an 11-year-old boy, have been killed as anti-government protests continued across Iran on Tuesday.

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  • S.Korea offers high-ranking govt talks with N.Korea on January 9
S.Korea offers high-ranking govt talks with N.Korea on January 9

Dressed in a western-style grey suit and tie, Kim added , however, that the North's nuclear arsenal played a purely deterrent role. "These military exercises that you have with our enemy the United States of America must be halted at this very moment, because this behavior only causes fire and destruction on this great country", the North Kore...

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  • North Korea gives USA condition to end nuclear tests
North Korea gives USA condition to end nuclear tests

In recent months, North Korea has tested intercontinental ballistic missiles that could reach the USA mainland with further development and has conducted its most powerful nuclear test. Former United States U.N. mission spokesman Jonathan Wachtel said Saturday that North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un would be one of the first casualties if war with...

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  • Winston, Bucs stun Saints in season finale
Winston, Bucs stun Saints in season finale

We are awaiting an official word from the team or the coach himself. Josh Robinson stripped the ball out of Lewis' arm just as he was about to hit the ground. Former LSU linebacker Kwon Alexander nailed him one yard short, though, and the Saints turned the ball over on downs. Defensive end Ryan Russell got the first sack of Saints' quarterback ...

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  • New Zealand welcomes the New Year with a fireworks show
New Zealand welcomes the New Year with a fireworks show

The celebration started with a rainbow cascade to mark Australia's legalisation of same-sex marriage, which happened earlier in 2017. Thousands of people lined the streets near Seoul's City Hall for a traditional bell-tolling ceremony, followed by an impressive fireworks display to usher in the new year.

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