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United States set to slap 'toughest and most aggressive' sanctions on North Korea

United States set to slap 'toughest and most aggressive' sanctions on North Korea

Vice President Mike Pence kicked off his swing through Asia Wednesday by vowing to intensify pressure on North Korea over its growing nuclear threat and show solidarity with United States allies i...

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Anthony sympathises with 'little brother' Porzingis after torn ACL

Anthony sympathises with 'little brother' Porzingis after torn ACL

All of them were chosen for the All-Star game to play for Team LeBron . Kristaps Porzingis had to be helped off the court on Tuesday night after suffering an injury to his left knee. "Best wish...

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Pence seeks to reassure allies on N. Korean nuclear threat

Pence seeks to reassure allies on N. Korean nuclear threat

The vice president is leading the USA delegation to the opening ceremonies of the games, but said he is using the global sporting event as an opportunity to shine a spotlight on the North Korea. "This...

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US East Coast residents obtain false tsunami warning

US East Coast residents obtain false tsunami warning

The agency said the result was "widespread reports of tsunami warnings received via phones and other media". Some Jersey Shore residents were startled Tuesday morning when their cellphones went off ...

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Syria Says Israeli Jets Hit Targets Near Damascus

Syria Says Israeli Jets Hit Targets Near Damascus

The same position had been targeted by the Israelis twice before. "The general command of the armed forces holds Israel fully responsible for the risky consequences of its repeated, aggressive and u...

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Senior White House aide resigns after domestic abuse allegations

Senior White House aide resigns after domestic abuse allegations

Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders stated she has "worked directly with Rob Porter almost every day for the a year ago and the person I know is someone of the highest integrity and exemplary c...

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'Democracy Dies In Darkness': Nunes Refuses To Answer CNN Reporter

'Democracy Dies In Darkness': Nunes Refuses To Answer CNN Reporter

Overall, most of the public still believes that Trump or someone from his campaign worked with Russian Federation to influence the 2016 USA presidential election, allegations that Moscow and Trump...

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Taiwan quake kills two, damages buildings

Taiwan quake kills two, damages buildings

There had been at least 15 aftershocks following the quake, Taiwan's weather bureau said. A magnitude-6.4 quake rocked Taiwan on Tuesday, killing at least two people, injuring more than 100, top...

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Activists block light rail carrying spectators to Super Bowl

Activists block light rail carrying spectators to Super Bowl

The Philadelphia Eagles may have rejoiced at their first Super Bowl victory, but NBC must feel slightly bad at the fact that Sunday's program did not do well in terms of viewership. He would hav...

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Paris grinds to a halt as rare heavy snowfall closes Eiffel Tower

Paris grinds to a halt as rare heavy snowfall closes Eiffel Tower

Twenty-eight French departments, including eight in the Paris region, have been placed on orange alert over the unsafe weather conditions and ice on the roads. Traffic at the two Paris global airp...

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5-star DB Patrick Surtain Jr. picks Alabama

He's the son of Southern Miss product Patrick Surtain , who wound up playing more than a decade in the National Football League, spending time with the Miami Dolphins and Kansas City Chiefs . Bo...

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Pretium Resources (PVG) Receives Coverage Optimism Rating of

The stock increased 1.20% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $6.75. About 288,490 shares traded. Pretium Resources Inc. (PVG) stock price is moving -1.91% to 6.67.PVG exchanged 22231...

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Ind. Senate Approves Of Say's Firefly As State Insect

Ind. Senate Approves Of Say's Firefly As State Insect

That idea has tentative support from Senate Minority Leader Tim Lanane, who says companies should have some direct stake in the system. Jean Leising (R-Oldenburg) notes many states have legalized hemp...

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Southwest plane slides on taxiway at BWI

Southwest plane slides on taxiway at BWI

Southwest Flight 906 was bound for Montego Bay, Jamaica with 143 passengers and six crew members aboard. There were no detailed wounds. The plane was moved far from the runway at around 12:30 p.m., th...

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Everyone Relax - Zuma's Cabinet Meeting Is 'Not Out Of The Ordinary'

Everyone Relax - Zuma's Cabinet Meeting Is 'Not Out Of The Ordinary'

More information about Zuma's status as president will be available once "all pertinent matters" have been finalised, said Ramaphosa, who took over from his boss as party leader in December and has si...

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Lebanon council orders army to resist Israel aggression

Lebanon council orders army to resist Israel aggression

Lebanese leaders have accused Israel of threatening the stability of the border region. Israel has said the border wall is being built on its territory. Hezbollah will "fully handle its responsibili...

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National Football League linebacker killed by suspected drunk driver on highway

National Football League linebacker killed by suspected drunk driver on highway

Police said he was the driver and that he was drunk when the accident happened, with a blood alcohol level three times Indiana's legal limit. The suspect, Manuel Orrego-Savala, is a twice-deport...

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Senate eyes changes to the House stopgap health package

Senate eyes changes to the House stopgap health package

The spending bill will also allow the Energy Department to make sales of the country's Strategic Petroleum Reserve, finance community health centers for two years. "I sincerely hope I never face t...

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Trump slams 'treasonous' Democrats for not applauding

Trump slams 'treasonous' Democrats for not applauding

President Trump is calling those who didn't applaud him at the State of the Union unAmerican. Sen. Trump singled out Pelosi in his OH speech, calling her the Republican's " secret weapon " in t...

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Deputy involved shooting closes portion of I-95

Deputy involved shooting closes portion of I-95

Two people died in an officer-involved shooting in Palm Beach, Fla. A deputy and a Florida Highway Patrol trooper arrived moments after the Rogue crashed into several vehicles, causing injuries. "Ca...

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Sessions calls for 'fresh start' for Federal Bureau of Investigation

Sessions calls for 'fresh start' for Federal Bureau of Investigation

Comey's deputy Andrew McCabe held a conference call the evening of the firing in one of his first duties as acting director, and he gave FBI management a timeline of the ouster and tried to reassure...

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U.S. to unveil 'toughest sanctions ever' on North Korea: Mike Pence

U.S. to unveil 'toughest sanctions ever' on North Korea: Mike Pence

In order to accommodate North Korean artists arriving by sea, South Korea's government had waived its own sanctions imposed against Pyongyang that bans entrance of North Korean vessels. Vice Preside...

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Pence says US to unveil toughest-yet sanctions on N.Korea

Pence says US to unveil toughest-yet sanctions on N.Korea

North Korea also on Wednesday sent a 280-member delegation , including 229 members of a state-trained cheering group, via the land border for the Olympics. The Associated Press writes: "As his perso...

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Pence won't rule out NKorea meeting, will 'see what happens'

Kim Yo Jong, believed to be around 30, will be the first member of North Korea's ruling family to visit South Korea since the end of the 1950-53 Korean War. At a news conference in Peru, Tillerson was...

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Charleston BLM activist Muhiydin Moye shot, killed in New Orleans

Charleston BLM activist Muhiydin Moye shot, killed in New Orleans

His friend Brandon Fish paid tribute to him on Facebook saying he was in "total shock" that "my dear friend, and one of Charleston's most important and beloved grassroots leaders, Muhiyyidin D'baha, w...

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Comey's FBI Knew About Clinton Emails One Month Before Alerting Congress

Comey's FBI Knew About Clinton Emails One Month Before Alerting Congress

The report - a review of the FBI's handling of the Clinton email investigation - was compiled by the committee's Republican chair Sen. "It seems like the counterintelligence investigation should h...

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French FM Wants Withdrawal of Hezbollah From Syria

French FM Wants Withdrawal of Hezbollah From Syria

Asked in an interview on BFM TV whether he wanted Turkish armed forces to withdraw from Syria, Le Drian replied that he wanted: "The withdrawal of all of those who ought not to be in Syria, includin...

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First baby with Down syndrome wins Gerber baby of the year

First baby with Down syndrome wins Gerber baby of the year

The Warrens entered the Gerber baby photo contest on a whim, they said, and were shocked when they found out their boy had been chosen from more than 140,000 babies to be the official 2018 Gerber Spok...

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Cornell University frat disciplined for sex contest dubbed 'Pig Roast'

Cornell University frat disciplined for sex contest dubbed 'Pig Roast'

According to the officials, if members drew a tie in the contest, the victor would be the member who had sex with the woman who weighed the most. The brothers were made aware of the allegations in Dec...

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Benue killings: Senate rejects panel's report

Benue killings: Senate rejects panel's report

This comes after the Benue state Caucus of the House had addressed a press conference demanding the resignation of the PPRO over professional misconduct and partisanship, Channels writes. He said co...

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Shallow 6.4 magnitude earthquake topples buildings in Taiwan

Shallow 6.4 magnitude earthquake topples buildings in Taiwan

The ShakeMap produced by Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau can be seen below. The mountainous east coast of Taiwan is less populated than its flatter western side. on Tuesday killed two persons and ...

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Justin Trudeau backtracks on 'peoplekind' comment, calls it a 'dumb joke'

Justin Trudeau backtracks on 'peoplekind' comment, calls it a 'dumb joke'

Meanwhile, Environment Minister Catherine McKenna is set to outline her government's plan to overhaul the environmental and regulatory process for "major projects" during a mid-morning technical bri...

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Norovirus an Early Arrival at Winter Olympics

Norovirus an Early Arrival at Winter Olympics

However, the two Koreas have agreed to march under a unified flag at the opening ceremonies for the Games, and the two have even gone so far as to form a unified women's hockey team, with 12 North Ko...

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Redwood Capital Management LLC Increases Holding in Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC)

The institutional investor held 76,598 shares of the capital goods company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.05M, up from 55,078 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Schwab Charles Mgmt Incor...

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Rex Tillerson Says Russia Is Already Trying To Meddle In 2018 Midterms

Rex Tillerson Says Russia Is Already Trying To Meddle In 2018 Midterms

After telling Fox News there are "a lot of way Russian Federation can interfere in the elections", and there are "a lot of different tools they can use", Tillerson seemed unconcerned that Russian ...

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North Korean cheerleaders in high spirits on Olympic arrival

North Korean cheerleaders in high spirits on Olympic arrival

Speaking from Tokyo alongside Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Pence didn't detail what the sanctions would be but he said they'd aim to halt Pyongyang's nuclear and ballistic missile program "on...

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FBI Text Messages Imply Obama's Involvement in Clinton Probe

FBI Text Messages Imply Obama's Involvement in Clinton Probe

Obama made his comment in an interview with Fox News reporter Chris Wallace on Fox News Sunday . "According to a newly released Senate report", Fox News reported, "this text raises questions about ...

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In Historic First, Saudi Arabia Allows Flights to Israel Over Its Airspace

In Historic First, Saudi Arabia Allows Flights to Israel Over Its Airspace

In a deal struck with Riyadh, Air India will begin offering direct flights from Tel Aviv to New Delhi on March 20, ahead of the Passover holiday, according to the Haaretz daily and the Kan broadcast...

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Quake with magnitude 6.4 shakes Taiwan, tilts buildings, kills 4

Quake with magnitude 6.4 shakes Taiwan, tilts buildings, kills 4

A building sits tilted to one side after its foundation collapsed in Hualien after an natural disaster, early on February 7. "We will not rest until all are found", Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen ...

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Israeli man stabbed to death at West Bank settlement

Israeli man stabbed to death at West Bank settlement

The Hamas party also issued a statement, saying the attack is a direct response to Donald Trump's unilateral declaration of Jerusalem Al-Quds as the capital of Israel - a declaration that effectively ...

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