• Bills' Wood has career-ending injury
Bills' Wood has career-ending injury

The 31-year-old spent nine seasons in the National Football League, all with the Bills . Eric Wood himself put out a series of tweets responding to the reports of his neck injury and confirmed it is indeed career-ending. Wood had just signed a two-year contract extension in August that ran through the 2019 season. Hours after his announcem...

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  • The World Economic Forum in Davos Begins Today
The World Economic Forum in Davos Begins Today

We've been protesting every year now against the World Economic Forum and if Trump comes or not we don't care. "This framework should be based on cooperation and multilateralism", he said at the World Economic Forum in Davos . At first glance, it was surprising that Donald Trump would be the second sitting US President to attend the Wor...

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  • Pakistan condemns attack Kabul attack
Pakistan condemns attack Kabul attack

This attack, which has sown panic in capital, occurs a week after brutal attack on Intercontinental Hotel, in which 40 people died, whose authorship was also attributed to Taliban. The attack left dozens others injured. The United States has stepped up its assistance to Afghan security forces and increased its air strikes against the Taleban and ...

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  • The deaths of Barry and Honey Sherman ruled 'double homicide — NewsAlert
The deaths of Barry and Honey Sherman ruled 'double homicide — NewsAlert

They were discovered in a semi-seated position on the pool deck, located in the basement of their three-story Toronto mansion. Autopsy results revealed they died by "ligature neck compression", Gomes said. "The integrity of every homicide investigation is paramount", she said. Gomes declined to say whether anything was taken from the Sherman ho...

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  • Spain to expel Venezuela's ambassador as 'persona non grata'
Spain to expel Venezuela's ambassador as 'persona non grata'

Rajoy said that it was "sensible and reasonable" for Spain to lead the political movement in the European Union against the Venezuelan situation because "it is its obligation and someone has to help" Venezuelans in the face of "Mr. The Venezuelan government made the declaration in a communique published by Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza. GUE/NG...

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  • Amid protest, people come out to watch 'Padmaavat'
Amid protest, people come out to watch 'Padmaavat'

The Sena succeeded in Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Haryana because the governments in those states abdicated their duty of protecting the freedom of expression of the film maker and the duty of maintaining law and order. " Padmaavat " also stars Deepika Padukone as Rani Padmini of Chittor and Shahid Kapoor as her husband Maharwal Rata...

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  • Air Force One's $24M upgrade: New refrigerators
Air Force One's $24M upgrade: New refrigerators

The jet is created to store 3,000 meals. According to Defense One, two refrigerators on Air Force One are being replaced to the tune of $24 million. with an expected completion date of October 30, 2019", the contract notice states. "It's not getting people rich". According to the contract, the near $24 million will cover the cost of enginee...

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  • US Rep. Kennedy to deliver Democratic response to Trump's SOTU
US Rep. Kennedy to deliver Democratic response to Trump's SOTU

He's the son of Joseph P. Kennedy II and grandson of Robert F. Kennedy. "Congressman Kennedy is a relentless fighter for working Americans", said House Minority leader Nancy Pelosi in a statement published Friday, while jointly announcing the decision with the Senate Minority leader Chuck Schumer .

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  • NSW police respond to violent incident at pub in Maroubra
NSW police respond to violent incident at pub in Maroubra

A police officer has been stabbed in the Sydney suburb of Maroubra , with reports the perpetrator has been shot. The police officer was this evening reported to be in a critical condition and undergoing emergency surgery at St Vincent's Hospital.

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  • UN official: Rohingya not yet safe to return
UN official: Rohingya not yet safe to return

Win Myat Aye. According to Richardson's account of their January 22 meeting, Suu Kyi, who won the 1991 Nobel Peace Prize and who now holds the official title of state counsellor, bristled when he raised the detention of journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, arrested in mid-December.

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  • Gronk returns to practice Saturday, two days before Patriots fly to Minneapolis
Gronk returns to practice Saturday, two days before Patriots fly to Minneapolis

One final note: Tom Brady ditched the glove he wore on his injured right throwing hand for much of practice last week. Data from a 2014 Frontline study indicates that 49.5 percent of players diagnosed with a concussion do not miss a game.

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  • Melania Trump goes to Florida while president is in Switzerland
Melania Trump goes to Florida while president is in Switzerland

Trump would not make the trip to the summit, citing unspecified scheduling and logistical issues. On January 20, marking the one-year anniversary of her husband's inauguration day, the first lady tweeted a photo of herself - sans Trump - being accompanied to the swearing-in ceremony by a military escort.

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  • Stormy Daniels to Sit Down With Jimmy Kimmel on ABC
Stormy Daniels to Sit Down With Jimmy Kimmel on ABC

According to Variety , Daniels has been at the center of a controversy since The Wall Street Journal reported in early January that a private attorney for Trump had paid Daniels $130,000 in the weeks leading up to the 2016 presidential election to deny that she had an affair with the former real-estate mogul in 2006.

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  • Kurds call on Syrian regime to help fight Turkey
Kurds call on Syrian regime to help fight Turkey

The trigger for the incursion was the USA -led coalition's plan to establish a new armed force against Daesh (ISIS) near Turkey's border in northern Syria , controlled by Kurdish fighters, which the government in Ankara considers a separatist threat.

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  • Northeast states to sue feds over GOP's tax overhaul plan
Northeast states to sue feds over GOP's tax overhaul plan

The new tax code passed by Republicans in Congress and signed into law last month by Republican President Donald Trump caps a deduction for state and local taxes at $10,000. Cuomo has said he will seek to address the situation as well in coming weeks. "In so many ways, these changes discriminate against our state, against our economy, against ...

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  • U.S. shutdown extended as crunch vote delayed
U.S. shutdown extended as crunch vote delayed

Chief of Staff John Kelly has spoken with House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell . White House budget director Mick Mulvaney told Fox News on Sunday that the government shutdown could persist for weeks. Republicans and Democrats have traded bitter recriminations over who is to blame for the failure to pass a stop-gap ...

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  • Vic Fedeli interim leader for Ontario PCs — NewsAlert
Vic Fedeli interim leader for Ontario PCs — NewsAlert

Former MP and federal cabinet minister Greg Rickford, a star candidate recruited by Brown in Kenora, also agreed with Brown's ultimate decision. Brown was instrumental in getting Crowder involved in politics. One woman says Brown asked her for oral sex while she was a high school student. It's now how I was raised. "I first want to say that the...

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  • The ongoing drama behind deputy Federal Bureau of Investigation director and Duke alum Andrew McCabe
The ongoing drama behind deputy Federal Bureau of Investigation director and Duke alum Andrew McCabe

Such changes are not unusual when a new director takes change, but they are notable amid Trump's public pressure on Wray to get rid of officials who were confidantes of Comey, who was sacked by the president in May. "He's been there. It's one of those things", Trump said. Last month Trump tweeted that the FBI's reputation is "in tatters" and ...

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  • A rundown of the Intel memo
A rundown of the Intel memo

Assistant Attorney General Stephen Boyd in a letter to Nunes warned Thursday that it would be " extraordinarily reckless " to release the memo without a review by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and DOJ. But others fear a smear campaign and say the document is based on misleading information. Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley), also on Fox News, s...

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  • United States government shutdown: what is behind the stalemate?
United States government shutdown: what is behind the stalemate?

The blame game was in full force this weekend, with Trump tweeting about how the shutdown began with the first anniversary of his inauguration: "Democrats wanted to give me a nice present". Its effects will likely be more visible on Monday, when financial markets and federal offices open. On CBS News' " Face the Nation ", House Speaker Paul ...

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