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Microsoft, Facebook disrupted activities of North Korean hackers: White House

Microsoft, Facebook disrupted activities of North Korean hackers: White House

The WannaCry attack, the official said, "demonstrates the importance of basic cyber hygiene, including keeping systems patched and up to date, as well as the need for strong cooperation between public...

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Broadband let-down for 60000 Northern Ireland homes and offices

Broadband let-down for 60000 Northern Ireland homes and offices

The Connected Nations report found that about four percent of properties can not get a broadband speed fast enough to meet their needs. According to Ofcom superfast broadband (30Mbps downloa...

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BJP crosses 100-mark in Gujarat, set to form Govt

BJP crosses 100-mark in Gujarat, set to form Govt

The main contestants from the BJP are Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani (Rajkot West), Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel (Mehsana) and state BJP unit president Jitu Vaghani (Bhavnagar West). M...

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Snow in the forecast for parts of Vancouver Island this week

Snow in the forecast for parts of Vancouver Island this week

Environment Canada says it if you must travel, keep others informed of your schedule and travel plans, and carry an emergency kit and cell phone. While not under a snowfall warning, Metro Vancouver...

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Catholic Church Singled Out In Australian Sex Abuse Report

Catholic Church Singled Out In Australian Sex Abuse Report

Messages of sexual abuse survivors were released in a book to mark the end of a five-year investigation which heard reports of abuse occuring in more than 4,000 institutions. The commission found that...

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United Nations to vote Monday on name for US Jerusalem choice…

United Nations to vote Monday on name for US Jerusalem choice…

A veto from any of the five permanent members would block the resolution from passing. Trump announced earlier this month that Washington would recognize Jerusalem - whose status as capital is also ...

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U.S. vice president delays Mideast visit amid anger over Jerusalem shift

U.S. vice president delays Mideast visit amid anger over Jerusalem shift

Pence was supposed to depart on Tuesday night for Cairo. U.S. President Donald Trump's December 6 announcement in which he overturned long-standing U.S. Mr Pence was scheduled to leave tonight to ...

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National Football League taking over investigation into misconduct by Panthers owner Jerry Richardson

National Football League taking over investigation into misconduct by Panthers owner Jerry Richardson

Sports Illustrated magazine reported on Sunday that at least four former employees have received monetary settlements due to inappropriate workplace comments and conduct by Richardson, including sexu...

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Utah Jazz: Rudy Gobert has PCL sprain, bone bruise in left knee

Utah Jazz: Rudy Gobert has PCL sprain, bone bruise in left knee

It's worth mentioning that Utah's Derrick Favors and the rest of the squad filled in well last time Gobert missed time. But perhaps more importantly for the Cavs is that this is the first game o...

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Egypt to sign deal to help resumption of Russian flights

The Egyptian tourism sector, one of the country's main sources of national income and foreign currency reserves, is expected to revive after the resumption of Russian flights to the North African Arab...

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Box containing remains of three children found in Missoula shed

Box containing remains of three children found in Missoula shed

This week, the remains of three children were found in a shed on a rental property in Missoula, Montana, and MI police think the Skelton brothers might finally have been found. "And the thing is, we d...

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Three People, One Dog Die In Plane Crash Near Batesville Airport

Three People, One Dog Die In Plane Crash Near Batesville Airport

Hours later, the plane was being tracked by Cincinnati Air Traffic Control when it disappeared from radar. Officers arrived on scene and located the fire from the wreckage in a heavily wooded area beh...

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Putin calls to thank Trump for Central Intelligence Agency tip that prevented terror attack

Putin calls to thank Trump for Central Intelligence Agency tip that prevented terror attack

Putin added: "If Russian special services obtain any information on terrorist threats against the United States and its citizens, they will definitely and immediately pass it to American counterparts ...

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Two Dogs Killed Their Virginia Mistress, Cops Say

Two Dogs Killed Their Virginia Mistress, Cops Say

A Virginia woman took her pet dogs for a walk in the woods near her home which turned into the big tragedy and led her to death. Around 8:20 p.m. on Thursday, her father called 911 to report his dau...

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Nevada Democrat faces sexual harassment probe

Nevada Democrat faces sexual harassment probe

Reuters has not independently confirmed the reports . Rep. Ruben Kihuen over sexual harassment claims, the congressman announced that he won't seek re-election. A second woman spoke to The Nevad...

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Canadian billionaire, wife found dead in their Toronto home

Canadian billionaire, wife found dead in their Toronto home

The Shermans recently listed their home for sale for almost C$7 million ($5.4 million). When the real estate agent in charge of the sale was preparing the home to hold an open house, she discovered th...

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Stranded skiers reported on Pennsylvania chairlift

Stranded skiers reported on Pennsylvania chairlift

Hussey Mountain said in a statement on Twitter: "There has not been a collapse". "Our ski patrol, EMS and staff are working on evacuating anyone on the lift, off". Tussey Mountain announced the mish...

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Trump Administration Prohibits CDC From Using Words 'Evidence-Based,' 'Diversity, 'Fetus,' More

The words are: transgender , diversity , abortion, fetus , vulnerable , entitlement , evidence-based, and science-based - you know, the kind of terms authoritarians tend to embrace wholehearted...

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Explosion Rocks Central Manhattan: Four Injured, Suspect in Custody

Explosion Rocks Central Manhattan: Four Injured, Suspect in Custody

The Port Authority Bus Terminal , which bills itself as the world's busiest bus terminal, is not far from Times Square. Four people were injured Monday in the blast that rocked a subway station in ...

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Cal Fire San Diego firefighter Cory Iverson dies battling Thomas Fire

Cal Fire San Diego firefighter Cory Iverson dies battling Thomas Fire

He was the father of a 2-year-old daughter and his wife, Ashley, is expecting their second child in the spring, KSWB reported. Mr Iverson had been with the state since 2009. That surpassed a blaze...

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Snow could snarl Friday evening commute

Snow could snarl Friday evening commute

Off the coast, a gale watch will take effect from late night through Saturday morning with the strongest winds expected at around sunrise tomorrow. The weather service's latest briefing at 11:45 a.m...

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Sensex gains above 200 points despite losing steam in last hour

Sensex gains above 200 points despite losing steam in last hour

During the pre-opening session, Sensex gained 350 points while the wider Nifty was above 10,300. The rupee and stocks ignored the WPI inflation which was at a 8-month high of 3.93 per cent. Nearly a...

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Trump cuts red tape at White House event touting deregulation

Trump cuts red tape at White House event touting deregulation

In a White House photo op, Trump took a pair of gold scissors to a ribbon linking two mounds of paper - one representing regulations as they existed in 1960 and the other representing today's code. Tr...

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Operator: Deadly Austria Gas Blast Likely Caused By Loose Filter Cap

Operator: Deadly Austria Gas Blast Likely Caused By Loose Filter Cap

Gas prices in Europe soared amid concerns although Russia's Gazprom Export said it was working on redirecting gas flows to secure uninterrupted supplies . Ukraine, which previously imported gas fr...

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Chance for snow in the Denver forecast for Wednesday night and Thursday

Chance for snow in the Denver forecast for Wednesday night and Thursday

Winds aren't as harsh, but there's still a breeze. But looking ahead to next week and temperatures could sink to lows of -17C due to a "Polar vortex". Thursday night ... Partly to mostly cloudy with...

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Iran says United States seeks to maximize Zionist interests

Iran says United States seeks to maximize Zionist interests

Trump's announcement triggered days of protests across the Muslim world and clashes between Palestinians and Israeli security forces in the West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem. ally. "The U.S. decis...

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Christmas light used in NYC bus station explosion

Christmas light used in NYC bus station explosion

The reported blast, near Eight Avenue and 42nd Street, was of "unknown origin", police said in a statement . The explosion happened in an underground walkway between Times Square and the Port Aut...

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Not as cold tonight; cloudy skies through the weekend — FIRST ALERT FORECAST

Not as cold tonight; cloudy skies through the weekend — FIRST ALERT FORECAST

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OH man accused of offering Sprite, chicken Alfredo for sex with minor

OH man accused of offering Sprite, chicken Alfredo for sex with minor

Police said Maruna traveled to Austintown, where he thought he'd be meeting the teen, when he got there he was arrested . He allegedly had very specific plans for their date this week: He told the ...

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John McCain Hospitalized for Cancer Treatment Side Effects

John McCain Hospitalized for Cancer Treatment Side Effects

Meghan McCain was in tears as soon as she introduced Joe Biden , saying she had tried to read his book " Promise Me Dad ", but couldn't get through it without becoming emotional. Biden went on to sa...

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'Unite the Right' anniversary rally permit denied

'Unite the Right' anniversary rally permit denied

The City of Charlottesville has rejected an application for another rally organized by the man whose white nationalist rally in August turned deadly. He added in a later Tweet , that the Charlottes...

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Passenger arrested after threatening to kill everyone on Southwest flight

Passenger arrested after threatening to kill everyone on Southwest flight

The average flight time from Portland International Airport to Sacramento International Airport is 1 hour and 23 minutes, according to Flight Sphere . The woman was arrested by local authorities. F...

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Keaton Jones' School Principal Speaks Out About Viral Bullying Video

Keaton Jones' School Principal Speaks Out About Viral Bullying Video

He responds, "They make fun of my nose, they say I'm ugly, they say I have no friends". As the video racked up millions of views, celebrities from Justin Bieber to Katy Perry offered their sympat...

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Lake-effect tapers off overnight, then more snow

Lake-effect tapers off overnight, then more snow

Tuesday night temperatures are expected to drop to 9 degrees. We'll see a series of weaker lows move through the Great Lakes. Roads will become snow-covered.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS.A Win...

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United States ambassador insists Trump will visit Britain despite sharing 'misunderstood' neo-Nazi tweets

United States ambassador insists Trump will visit Britain despite sharing 'misunderstood' neo-Nazi tweets

Mr Trump also retweeted a video of a Muslim man "destroy (ing) a statue of Virgin Mary", and another where Britain First deputy leader Jayda Fransen - who has previously been convicted of religiousl...

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After NYC subway bombing, Trump slams 'chain migration'

After NYC subway bombing, Trump slams 'chain migration'

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday evening urged his country to fix its lax immigration system, in response to an explosion striking downtown ny, injuring several and causing chaos during the mor...

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Austria: 1 dead, 21 hurt in explosion at natural gas plant

Austria: 1 dead, 21 hurt in explosion at natural gas plant

Not long after the explosion, Italy's minister for economic development, Carlo Calenda, declared a state of emergency for energy supplies. The affected gas terminal distributes gas delivered from Russ...

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Salah's next goal will cost Liverpool €1.5 million

Salah's next goal will cost Liverpool €1.5 million

Every year, Africa's best player is named based on fans' votes. Real Madrid president Florentino Perez is reportedly plotting a move for Liverpool star man Mohamed Salah . The 25-year-old Egypt...

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Supreme Court Won't Decide Whether Civil Rights Act Bans Anti-LGBT Discrimination

Supreme Court Won't Decide Whether Civil Rights Act Bans Anti-LGBT Discrimination

Evans and Lambda Legal, an LGBT nonprofit representing her case , say the termination violated Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex, race, color,...

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Global weapons sales rise for first time since 2010

Global weapons sales rise for first time since 2010

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