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NC deputy fired hours after robbing bank Tuesday afternoon, officials say

NC deputy fired hours after robbing bank Tuesday afternoon, officials say

The sheriff said Jeff Athey is accused of robbing F&M Bank in Rockwell at gunpoint on Tuesday. Investigators say he took off in a silver mustang, but Rowan County deputies caught up with him about 5...

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One-Person Firm Got $156M FEMA Deal. It Didn't End Well

One-Person Firm Got $156M FEMA Deal. It Didn't End Well

The federal prison system ended contracts with Tribute valued at less than $100,000 on four occasions after the firm failed to deliver food products. Still, Tribute Company, owned by entrepreneur Tiff...

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Bodies of around 20 migrants recovered from sea, says Spanish official

Bodies of around 20 migrants recovered from sea, says Spanish official

It was unclear when exactly the boat on which the migrants, all of whom were of sub-Saharan origin, were travelling got into trouble, but a coastal storm had swept the area in recent days. The exact d...

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Hometown jazz musician nominated for Juno Award

Hometown jazz musician nominated for Juno Award

Burlington's Walk Off the Earth are also up for the Fan Choice nod. Langenberg's Jess Moskaluke also picked up a nomination, with he album Past the Past nominated for Country Album of the Year. Tick...

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Pentagon: Afghan War Costing US $45 Billion Per Year

Pentagon: Afghan War Costing US $45 Billion Per Year

There are now around 16,000 USA troops in Afghanistan. On January 1, US President Donald Trump accused Islamabad of granting a "safe haven to the terrorists", despite his country's multibillion-doll...

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DJ Khaled & Fiancée Suffer Family Loss, Brother Fatally Shot In New York

DJ Khaled & Fiancée Suffer Family Loss, Brother Fatally Shot In New York

Barnabas Hospital where he later died. TMZadds that the attack happened in the midst of an argument between him and another individual, though it is not clear who the disagreement was with nor what sp...

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Super Bowl LII: People Stand for National Anthem in Their Homes

Super Bowl LII: People Stand for National Anthem in Their Homes

The series' latest episode, which included the dramatic death of a beloved character, brought in an average of 27 million viewers following the game. Every year, the length of the anthem is one of...

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California judge: Baker can refuse same-sex wedding cakes

California judge: Baker can refuse same-sex wedding cakes

Kern County Superior Court Judge David Lampe agreed but said Monday his ruling was tied closely to the fact that Miller was being asked to make a cake for an event and that the act of creating it ...

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Pope accused of being 'deliberately deceptive' over Chilean abuse case

Pope accused of being 'deliberately deceptive' over Chilean abuse case

The letter detailed his abuse and how the future bishop of Osorno, Juan Barros , allegedly witnessed and ignored it. The Vatican refused to comment on the letter when approached by News. "Words...

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Kodiyeri Balakrishnan's son faces travel ban in Dubai

Kodiyeri Balakrishnan's son faces travel ban in Dubai

The order further stated that the ban would be lifted after Binoy pays AED1 million to Hasan or provides a bank guarantee. Binoy arrived in Dubai last week to settle the matter after he got a crimin...

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Giannis Antetokounmpo Gives His Sweatshirt To Kid Wearing BBB Hoodie

Giannis Antetokounmpo Gives His Sweatshirt To Kid Wearing BBB Hoodie

Nike's pitch, according to ESPN' Nick DePaula , focused more on the fact that Antetokounmpo would become just the 22nd player to ever receive his own signature sneaker with the illustrious brand. "...

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Noida: Man shot at by sub-inspector, family claims 'fake encounter'

Noida: Man shot at by sub-inspector, family claims 'fake encounter'

The eye-witness further alleged that after shooting Jitendra, the sub-inspector called up someone and told him that an encounter has taken place, and a criminal has been shot. We are verifying everyth...

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Otto Warmbier's Father Will Attend Olympics Opening Ceremony With VP Pence

Otto Warmbier's Father Will Attend Olympics Opening Ceremony With VP Pence

Upcoming House cyber diplomacy hearing House panel schedules hearing on cyber diplomacy efforts U.S. adds Hamas leader to terror blacklist, imposes sanctions MORE suggested that there remains the ...

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Trump threatens government shutdown if Congress doesn't fix immigration laws

Trump threatens government shutdown if Congress doesn't fix immigration laws

A deal on DACA , the issue that helped lead to the last government shutdown , has yet to emerge that will get the support of the White House. " You can say what you want", Trump responded. The st...

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Janadriyah festival: Sushma Swaraj emplanes to Saudi Arabia

Janadriyah festival: Sushma Swaraj emplanes to Saudi Arabia

She urged the expats to visit the Janadriya festival to get a glimpse of modern and rapidly growing country at the India Pavilion. Swaraj also lauded the Indian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia , Ahmed J...

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State Of Emergency In Maldives: India Disturbed and Concerned

State Of Emergency In Maldives: India Disturbed and Concerned

Former President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom and Chief Justice Abdulla Saeed were arrested shortly after the state of emergency was declared on charges of plotting to overthrow the government. Yameen has cra...

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Larry Nassar sentenced to 40-125 years in Eaton County Circuit Court

Larry Nassar sentenced to 40-125 years in Eaton County Circuit Court

But Mr. Engler's appointment was met with student protests, and the trustees are facing a possible no-confidence vote by the faculty, the Lansing State Journal reported . Nassar read aloud, " It's im...

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Xerox Corp (NYSE:XRX) Stock Price While Sentiment Dive

The stock has "Outperform" rating by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, August 2. When thinking about buying shares in a public company, it is useful to gauge the average enthusiasm level of Wall Street an...

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Scotland police realize tiger is stuffed animal after hour-long standoff

Scotland police realize tiger is stuffed animal after hour-long standoff

It is understood that police were called to the farm after the farmer had spotted the suspected large cat in a shed when he was checking on his cows. "I was stone cold sober , drink had nothing to do...

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Pence says he hasn't ruled out meeting with NKorea officials

Pence says he hasn't ruled out meeting with NKorea officials

The DPRK's 140-member art troupe is slated to travel by sea to South Korea later Tuesday to do the performances for the South Korea-hosted Winter Olympics . Games organisers have picked up on Moon'...

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India budget offers free cooking gas, health plan for poor

India budget offers free cooking gas, health plan for poor

The behemoth healthcare programme has been introduced even as a scheme from last year's budget aimed at providing an annual health cover of up to £1,090 per family is yet to be implemented. The alloca...

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North Korean art troupe heads for Olympics

Seoul had to waive sanctions in place since 2010 on North Korea over the sinking of a South Korean naval vessel to allow the ship to enter this time . It transported the North's cheering squad for th...

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Trump cites lax border security for MS-13 gang violence

Trump cites lax border security for MS-13 gang violence

CNN reported Tuesday that Trump's Homeland Security secretary, Kirstjen Nielsen, previously told lawmakers that the administration does not have the authority to extend the DACA program. Sen. Dic...

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Kenya police briefly detain MP over Odinga 'swearing in'

Kenya police briefly detain MP over Odinga 'swearing in'

Ambassador to Kenya Bob Godec said in a statement on his Twitter account. He said Kenyans had the opportunity to elect their leaders during the August polls and those propagating hatred, ethnicity...

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Kelly: Trump not expected to extend DACA deadline

That decision is up to Congress, the Trump administration says. Ivanka Trump has grown exhausted of John Kelly , according to sources, and she is encouraging her dad to clean house because she thin...

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Super Bowl Commercials: Grading the Best and Worst Ads

Super Bowl Commercials: Grading the Best and Worst Ads

Sling TV, one of the streaming services offering NBC , reported that viewership of the Super Bowl increased by 27 percent year-over-year on its platform. Third best was the Tide commercials, making...

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House Intelligence Committee releases memo concerning Russian Federation investigation

Gowdy tweeted , after some mumbo-jumbo about transparency, "As I have said repeatedly, I also remain 100 percent confident in Special Counsel Robert Mueller". Trump", Brennan said. Trump's counse...

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Stocks plunge; Dow has biggest point loss in history

Stocks plunge; Dow has biggest point loss in history

The losses in Asia tracked the Dow's 1,175 point plunge on Monday, its worst point drop of all time and its worst percentage decline since August 2011 . The swoon began Friday as investors anxious th...

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White House has Democrats' memo in Russia probe

White House has Democrats' memo in Russia probe

Trump, however, tweeted from Florida, where he was spending the weekend, that the memo puts him in the clear. Trump also said on Twitter that it "totally vindicates" him. The committee did not...

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US House Panel Approves Release Of Democratic Rebuttal Of Memo

Adam Schiff of California. Democrats said the memo is misleading, politically motivated, and that it is meant to undermine special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe. really anythin...

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Military Deployed Due to Norovirus Outbreak Ahead of Pyeongchang Olympics

Military Deployed Due to Norovirus Outbreak Ahead of Pyeongchang Olympics

North Korea will send 24 officials, including coaches, alongside the 22 athletes in three sports and five disciplines. United States President Donald Trump wished his South Korean counterpart...

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Trump University: court upholds $25m settlement to give students' money back

Trump University: court upholds $25m settlement to give students' money back

In this Monday May 23, 2005 file photo Donald Trump , left, listens as Michael Sexton introduces him to announce the establishment of Trump University at a press conference in NY. Trump had pledged n...

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House passes bill to ban relationships between lawmakers and their staff

House passes bill to ban relationships between lawmakers and their staff

House of Representatives", said bill sponsor Gregg Harper , the Mississippi Republican who chairs the House Administration Committee. Harper scrapped a planned markup on Monday to allow for quick...

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Katy Perry Isn't Afraid To Be

Katy Perry Isn't Afraid To Be "The Bitch" On American Idol

Slant Magazine made a strong point when it wrote that the song "isn't problematic because it promotes homosexuality, but because its appropriation of the gay lifestyle exists for the sole goal of gar...

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Here's how much money tonight's Super Bowl champs will earn

Here's how much money tonight's Super Bowl champs will earn

Foles made his way to Kansas City to backup Alex Smith for a year and then came back to Philly. - The Philadelphia Eagles' flight from last to first ended up with a Lombardi Trophy. Viewers cons...

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Trump ordered Pentagon to plan military parade in Washington

Trump ordered Pentagon to plan military parade in Washington

Trump told reporters the French military parade impressed him. Officials claimed that both Memorial Day on May 28 and July 4 as possible contenders, however, the Pentagon believes that Veterans Da...

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Early Super Bowl ratings are down slightly

Early Super Bowl ratings are down slightly

Lopez headlined the DIRECTV NOW Super Saturday Night concert at Nomadic Live at The Armory, working the stage with sizzling and sharp dance moves and singing hits like "I'm Real" and "Love Don't Cost ...

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Senior Democrat: 'Dreamers' issue unresolved but USA government shutdown unlikely

Senior Democrat: 'Dreamers' issue unresolved but USA government shutdown unlikely

U.S. President Donald Trump advanced his tough immigration stance Tuesday, saying it was "so disgraceful" that a professional football player was killed in a auto crash by a Guatemalan man police sa...

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House intelligence panel to take up Democratic memo

House intelligence panel to take up Democratic memo

Rep. Chris Stewart said on Fox News Sunday the memo authored by House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes does not exonerate President Donald Trump , but it does raise questions about p...

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House panel votes to release Democratic memo on Russian Federation probe

House panel votes to release Democratic memo on Russian Federation probe

The House Intelligence Committee voted Monday night to release Democrats' rebuttal to a controversial Republican memo alleging that the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Department of Justic...

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