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New York City traffic deaths fall to record low under safety program

New York City traffic deaths fall to record low under safety program

On Monday, Mayor de Blasio announced that in 2016, New York City experienced the fewest traffic fatalities on record and witnessed a 32 percent decline in pedestrian fatalities. "And the last time New...

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Ex Finmeccanica chief Orsi cleared (2)

Ex Finmeccanica chief Orsi cleared (2)

In an apparent setback to the Indian defence ministry and the CBI , an Italian court on Monday acquitted Giuseppe Orsi , the former president of defence and aerospace giant Finmeccanica , and Brun...

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White House announces dates for Pence's trip to Israel, Jordan and Egypt

White House announces dates for Pence's trip to Israel, Jordan and Egypt

Vice President Mike Pence will visit Egypt , Jordan and Israel this month after postponing a trip to the Middle East in December following President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem a...

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Republicans call for probe of Trump dossier author

It has faced renewed criticism as conservatives have ramped up attacks on perceived bias within the Department of Justice. The Steele dossier - which became public in January 2017 - was drawn togeth...

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Donald Trump Wanted Oprah Winfrey to Be His Running Mate for Years

Donald Trump Wanted Oprah Winfrey to Be His Running Mate for Years

And her speech sounded an very bad lot like a presidential candidate on the campaign stump - polished and effective. Here are a few reasons why. He went on to be given the DeMille honour and Winf...

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No threat against Morgantown High School

No threat against Morgantown High School

Two threatening photos posted on Facebook instruct "MHS" students to avoid school on Monday, but police say Mishawaka High School wasn't the target of the posts. Matt Blake said Monday morning. We wor...

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Locals protest after militant killed in J&K

Locals protest after militant killed in J&K

One militant has been killed so far while the operation is in progress, the official said. Two militants are believed to be trapped there, sources said. Government forces on Monday evening have laun...

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Palestine reinstates ambassador to Pakistan: Tahir Ashrafi

Palestine reinstates ambassador to Pakistan: Tahir Ashrafi

The Palestinian president has reinstated Ambassador Walid Abu Ali and he will return to Pakistan on Wednesday to resume his duty, Ashrafi said. Earlier, the US President accused Pakistan of provid...

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Donald Glover: Director change didn't affect vision of Han Solo film

Okay well maybe not those, but we want that trailer, and we want it now - embracing our inner Veruca Salt. However, on the positive side, the film has a superb cast which included Donald Glover...

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Judge dismisses standoff case vs. rancher Cliven Bundy, sons

Judge dismisses standoff case vs. rancher Cliven Bundy, sons

A federal judge dismissed Monday all charges against rancher Cliven Bundy stemming from the 2014 Nevada standoff and barred prosecutors from retrying the case, citing "flagrant prosecutorial misconduc...

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ACLU New Jersey To Prisons: 'New Jim Crow' Book Ban Is Unconstitutional

ACLU New Jersey To Prisons: 'New Jim Crow' Book Ban Is Unconstitutional

The ACLU chapter plans to send a letter to state corrections officials on Monday demanding access to the book for inmates in the state, which the group said has the worst US black-white incarceration ...

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Mitt Romney was diagnosed and treated for prostate cancer past year

Mitt Romney was diagnosed and treated for prostate cancer past year

The aide said Monday that Romney was diagnosed with "slow-growing prostate cancer" a year ago. The former MA governor and presidential candidate has a home in Utah and deep ties to the state, includ...

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Theresa May reshuffles the deck, appoints new Tory chairman

Theresa May reshuffles the deck, appoints new Tory chairman

McLoughlin has been widely criticised for being ineffective and will be replaced by Brandon Lewis, Conservative MP for Great Yarmouth, who'll be joined by Twitter user and MP for Braintree, Essex J...

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Winter Olympics will be targeted by hackers, McAfee says

He's proven impervious to American and worldwide sanctions, even as he's admitted that they're having an impact on North Korea's economy. "And at the appropriate time, we'll get involved", Trump added...

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United States spends record $306 billion on weather, climate disasters in 2017

United States spends record $306 billion on weather, climate disasters in 2017

America's bill previous year for weather disasters has reached a record high of 306 billion dollars (£225 billion) following hurricanes, wildfires, flooding, tornadoes and drought. For the third con...

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Macron: New 'Silk Road' can not be one-way

Macron: New 'Silk Road' can not be one-way

Beginning in 2013, the project aims to connect China on land and sea with Southeast Asia, Pakistan and Central Asia, then with the Middle East, Europe and Africa. The French president has proposed t...

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CAT 2017 results announced: Like 2016, 20 candidates score 100 percentile!

CAT 2017 results announced: Like 2016, 20 candidates score 100 percentile!

After the result, various IIMs will announce their admission criteria largely based on CAT score, writing ability, group discussion and personal interviews. The Singapore Management University, a fore...

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Indian Army thwarts China's bid to build road near Arunachal Pradesh

Indian Army thwarts China's bid to build road near Arunachal Pradesh

Gen Rawat said a Border Personnel Meeting (BPM) took place two days back on the issue. He was speaking to the media on the sidelines of an Army-industry seminar on indigenisation. Troops from the tw...

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Porn is accessed by someone at United Kingdom parliament every 9 minutes

Porn is accessed by someone at United Kingdom parliament every 9 minutes

A freedom of information (FOI) request filed by Press Association and reported by The Guardian found that there were 24,473 attempts to access pornographic websites from computers and other device...

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Egypt sets presidential election date day after Sisi rival bows out

Egypt sets presidential election date day after Sisi rival bows out

Egypt's presidential election will take place on 26-28 March, the national election commission announced on Monday, with a run-off set for 24-26 April if needed. Egyptian rights and opposition lawyer ...

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Supporters rally around Roy Moore accuser who lost home in arson

Supporters rally around Roy Moore accuser who lost home in arson

The fire at Johnson's home in Gadsden, Alabama, occurred January 3 while Johnson and her husband were at work and their grandson was at school, according to AL.com. "This is so upsetting for anybody, ...

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Pence to visit Egypt, Jordan, Israel in January

Pence to visit Egypt, Jordan, Israel in January

Egypt's stance on Jerusalem remains unchanged, the statement said, adding that the Times does not provide evidence that the official named in its report, Captain Ashraf el-Kholi, was an officer with...

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AMU PhD scholar from JK's Kupwara joins Hizbul Mujahideen

AMU PhD scholar from JK's Kupwara joins Hizbul Mujahideen

He was last seen in Delhi. Aligarh police chief Rajesh Pandey said on Monday that the room at the hostel, where Mannan had been living, was raided and articles, including some literature and other d...

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Senator Tina Smith Visits the Northland

Smith, formerly the state's lieutenant governor, was tapped by Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton (D.) to take the seat vacated by former Sen. Although holding the seat gives Smith some needed name recognit...

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Twitter Responds to Calls to Suspend Trump

Twitter Responds to Calls to Suspend Trump

Washington sources have stated that White House had defended Donald Trump's tweet about the size of his nuclear button, by saying Americans should be very much concerned about the North Korean lead...

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Billionaire Tom Steyer to deliver copies of 'Fire and Fury' to lawmakers

Billionaire Tom Steyer to deliver copies of 'Fire and Fury' to lawmakers

That includes all seven California districts that elected GOP members of Congress but voted for Hillary Clinton in 2016, as well as House Speaker Paul Ryan's southeastern Wisconsin district, where R...

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Trump's Team, FBI In Talks About Possible Mueller Interview With POTUS

Trump's Team, FBI In Talks About Possible Mueller Interview With POTUS

Lawyers for President Donald Trump are engaged in initial talks with the Federal Bureau of Investigation about a possible interview with special counsel Robert Mueller's team and the President, ...

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There Is 'No' Deep State at the CIA — CIA Director Pompeo

There Is 'No' Deep State at the CIA — CIA Director Pompeo

CIA Director Mike Pompeo (pahm-PAY'-oh) says he's concerned about continued efforts by Russian Federation and others to undermine American elections, including this year's contests, but says such me...

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Netanyahu Makes Careful Comments on US Aid Cuts to Palestine

Netanyahu Makes Careful Comments on US Aid Cuts to Palestine

An Israeli report over the weekend that said the USA failed to give UNRWA a payment of $125 million was disputed by a White House official. Netanyahu complained that the U.N. UNRWA's response came a...

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U.S. security experts back Iran nuclear deal, as Trump faces deadlines

U.S. security experts back Iran nuclear deal, as Trump faces deadlines

But with much of the resulting growth coming from oil sales - which produces few jobs - and renewed uncertainty about Iran's worldwide position since the arrival of U.S. "Our region will not become a ...

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The Trump Administration Will End Protected Status for 200000 Salvadorans

The Trump Administration Will End Protected Status for 200000 Salvadorans

Monday's pending announcement is in line with the Trump administration's wider goal of reducing legal immigration to the United States and increasing deportations, said Kevin Appleby of the New York-b...

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Donald Trump 'starts his official work day at 11am', leaked schedules reveal

Donald Trump 'starts his official work day at 11am', leaked schedules reveal

Trump has previously denied spending up to eight hours a day watching television. He says Trump is usually back in his residence by 6pm. The schedule is vastly different from the official one han...

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Confirmed! Aishwarya Rai Bachchan To Play A Surrogate Mother In Her Next

Confirmed! Aishwarya Rai Bachchan To Play A Surrogate Mother In Her Next

The gorgeous beauty has a list of films on her bucket list. When asked how she felt about Aishwarya leaning toward Lataji as her role model in Fanney Khan the Nightingale remarked, "It is good to ...

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Trump Announces Trip To Visit Border Wall Prototypes In San Diego

Trump Announces Trip To Visit Border Wall Prototypes In San Diego

Republicans are pressing for a funding boost mainly for the military and other security-related work, while Democrats say any increase needs to offer parity between defense and non-defense agencies. ...

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Deputy shot and killed identified; manhunt underway in Pierce County

Deputy shot and killed identified; manhunt underway in Pierce County

They did not immediately say how the white suspect died. "He was one of the people in our agency who stepped up and stepped forward", said Pierce County Sheriff Paul Pastor, according to KOMO. He le...

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Trump book will 'bring down' the President, claims author Michael Wolff

Trump book will 'bring down' the President, claims author Michael Wolff

An American author and columnist Michael Wolff was given unprecedented access to the first weeks of the Donald Trump White House and his new book , Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House , ...

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Former WTO, Goldman chief Peter Sutherland dies at 71

Former WTO, Goldman chief Peter Sutherland dies at 71

He also served as director-general of the World Trade Organisation and was a former chairman of Goldman Sachs International. He was the oil major's longest-serving chairman, from 1997 to 2009, and h...

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Rotor issue caused USA helicopter emergency landing in Japan

Rotor issue caused USA helicopter emergency landing in Japan

Later in the morning the disabled chopper was taken back to its base for further inspections, local officials said. Footage aired by public broadcaster NHK showed the UH-1 helicopter, which appeared...

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UK Northern Ireland minister resigns

UK Northern Ireland minister resigns

The minister has been in charge of settling a political crisis that has been raging in the semi-autonomous province of the United Kingdom for nearly a year. However, Education Secretary Justine Greeni...

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Fire reported at Trump Tower, FDNY says

Fire reported at Trump Tower, FDNY says

According to WABC-TV, the fire has been put out and no injuries have been reported. Trump's wife Melania and young son Barron lived in Trump Tower through the first few months of Trump's presidency,...

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