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China - End to Presidential term limits would make policy-making more personalised

China - End to Presidential term limits would make policy-making more personalised

In a commentary Thursday, the state-run People's Daily defended the constitutional change as an "important move". He left the leadership past year after reaching retirement age. One focus of the res...

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Russian woman in NY accused of feeding her lookalike poisoned cheesecake

Russian woman in NY accused of feeding her lookalike poisoned cheesecake

Both women speak Russian and have dark hair and brown eyes. She pled not guilty to the charges on Tuesday after being remanded without bail, according to court documents. She was found the next day on...

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Is John Kelly's White House Job 'Punishment From God'?

Is John Kelly's White House Job 'Punishment From God'?

Hicks was one of President Donald Trump's most trusted and long-serving advisers. Kelly made the comment while on stage during a 15th-anniversary event for the DHS, saying that he still missed...

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Trial Begins for Widow of ISIS Killer from Pulse Nightclub Massacre

Trial Begins for Widow of ISIS Killer from Pulse Nightclub Massacre

Once a jury is selected, the trial could last five weeks, Byron said. The jury members will not be sequestered together. The trial could take a month. Salman faces charges of aiding the support of...

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Hope Hicks, longtime Donald Trump aide, resigns post

The White House announced Hicks, 29, was leaving a day after she spent nine hours in a closed hearing of theHouse of Representatives Intelligence Committee on its investigation into Russian meddling...

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New calculator helps figure how much tax to withhold

New calculator helps figure how much tax to withhold

While you don't have to worry just yet about whether to take the standard deduction or not, there are some steps you can take to avoid paying too much (or not enough) out of pocket right now. "Withhol...

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NZ covered up botched attempt to kill Queen Elizabeth, reveals spy agency

NZ covered up botched attempt to kill Queen Elizabeth, reveals spy agency

Police and members of the public heard "what they took to be a shot" , according to the declassified documents obtained by news website Stuff . The New Zealand Herald said authorities were anxi...

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Rare Snow Snarls Travel in Rome, Creates Winter Wonderland

Rare Snow Snarls Travel in Rome, Creates Winter Wonderland

The vehicle transporting the prime minister of Sweden skidded off a road in the middle of a snowstorm outside of Stockholm. British Airways cancelled roughly 60 flights in and out of London Heathrow...

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Major Winter Storm Could Threaten Burn Areas in Southern California

Major Winter Storm Could Threaten Burn Areas in Southern California

The California Department of Transportation said 90-miles stretch of Interstate 80 was closed between Colfax, California , and the Nevada state line due to whiteout conditions. An avalanche warning...

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World's Oldest Tattoos Discovered On 5000-Year-Old Egyptian Mummies

World's Oldest Tattoos Discovered On 5000-Year-Old Egyptian Mummies

While images of a wild bull, a Barbary sheep (a wild African species of sheep that looks a lot like a goat) were found on the upper arm of "Gebelein Man". Not to be left out, Gebelein Woman is the ear...

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NY mother says finding slain children was a 'nightmare'

NY mother says finding slain children was a 'nightmare'

In court for opening testimony this week, Marina Krim described the horror of discovering her bloodied children, 2-year-old Leo and 6-year-old Lucia , dead of stab wounds when she entered her Ma...

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Melania Trump got green card through program for people with 'extraordinary ability'

Melania Trump got green card through program for people with 'extraordinary ability'

Hmm. It is unclear how Knauss-who married Trump in 2005-qualified for the so-called "genius visa", or "Einstein visa", as Bruce Morrison, a former Democratic congressman who wrote the Immigration Ac...

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Senate GOPers Sweat After Trump Endorses 'Take The Guns First' Policies

Senate GOPers Sweat After Trump Endorses 'Take The Guns First' Policies

He says of gun legislation, "We'd love to do that at some point", and he's "hoping there's a way forward". At a press conference on Tuesday, his first since the school shooting in Florida two week...

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William to visit Palestinians during Israel trip in royal first

William to visit Palestinians during Israel trip in royal first

The lack of a formal visit has always been a sore point for many Israelis. This would be the first official state visit to Israel by a member of the British royalty, though three trips have been mad...

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It'll Be Interesting To See What The Boks' News Coach Will Bring

It'll Be Interesting To See What The Boks' News Coach Will Bring

Since Allister Coetzee was sacked this month after winning only 11 of 25 Tests in two seasons, it has been accepted that South Africa director of rugby Erasmus will take over. " It is a huge task ...

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Russia's Humanitarian Corridor in Syria a 'Joke,' State Department Spokeswoman Says

Russia's Humanitarian Corridor in Syria a 'Joke,' State Department Spokeswoman Says

The only civilians believed to have fled the enclave since the "pause" took effect are an elderly Pakistani couple who had remained in Ghouta throughout the seven-year conflict but made a decision t...

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West Virginia teachers to keep striking Tuesday

West Virginia teachers to keep striking Tuesday

The teachers , who rallied at the state capitol Monday and Tuesday are members of the American Federation of Teachers, the West Virginia Education Association and the West Virginia School Servi...

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Jared Kushner Under Scrutiny Amid Loans Allegedly Received After White House Meetings

Jared Kushner Under Scrutiny Amid Loans Allegedly Received After White House Meetings

The New York Times later reported on several massive loans Kushner's business received after meetings he held in the White House. Kushner's sister presented herself to investors by noting her fam...

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Ben Carson's HUD cancels order for $31G dining room set after complaint

Ben Carson's HUD cancels order for $31G dining room set after complaint

He said he "made it known that I was not happy about the prices being charged and that my preference would be to find something more reasonable". One official at HUD says she was demoted after pushi...

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Abused UK child migrants 'need Government compensation'

Abused UK child migrants 'need Government compensation'

It should offer a flat-rate payment to the 2,000 of those affected who are still living. The British government was "reluctant to jeopardise relations with the Australian government by withdrawing fro...

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Joshua Tree couple behind bars after children found living in box

Joshua Tree couple behind bars after children found living in box

A large rectangular box made of plywood was also located on the property. The makeshift structure the victims allegedly lived in appeared to be constructed of several pieces of weather-damaged plywood...

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White House To Give Status Update On Opioid Emergency

White House To Give Status Update On Opioid Emergency

He suggested that punishing drug dealers with the death penalty reduced crime. "I remember the hug you gave me when I always felt lost", New York City real estate investor Steve Witkoff said at the ...

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Senate Intel Committee Finds House Intel GOPers Leaked Warner Texts

Senate Intel Committee Finds House Intel GOPers Leaked Warner Texts

Earlier this month, Fox News published text messages between Warner and Hillary Clinton-connected lobbyist and lawyer Adam Waldman. Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr , R-N.C., a...

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European companies setting up United Kingdom arms to continue trade post-Brexit

IN breaking away from the EU's single market and customs union, International Trade Secretary Dr Liam Fox - a committed Brexiteer from the start - is determined that Britain's future is not driven by ...

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Meghalaya Poll Results: Over 15000 people get 'early voter medals' in Meghalaya

Meghalaya Poll Results: Over 15000 people get 'early voter medals' in Meghalaya

Today's polling will decide the fate of 361 candidates, including 31 women and 80 Independents, election office sources said, adding that 18.09 lakh voters were eligible to exercise their franchise ...

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Golden State Warriors vs Washington Wizards: Lineups, preview & prediction 2/28/18

Golden State Warriors vs Washington Wizards: Lineups, preview & prediction 2/28/18

Since Trump's hostile takeover, players (primarily Black) on championship teams have made it perfectly clear they do not want to be in the presence of the divider in chief. Curry missed 15 games, whil...

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Spartan Women Drop 4OT Hearbreaker to IN in B1G Tournament

Spartan Women Drop 4OT Hearbreaker to IN in B1G Tournament

IU beat Rutgers earlier this year on the road, but the Scarlet Knights were without key players. But on an afternoon when offense was hard to come by, Wisconsin grinded out a beautifully ugly win ...

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Vegas gun range billboard vandalized to say 'Shoot a School Kid'

Vegas gun range billboard vandalized to say 'Shoot a School Kid'

The billboard near Interstate 15 is about 3.5 miles (5.6 kilometres) from Mandalay Bay resort, where a gunman fired more than 1,000 shots from 32nd-floor windows into the crowd at an open air concert ...

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Jalek Felton's career at UNC is over. Here's the social media reaction

Jalek Felton has played his final men's basketball game at North Carolina , and has withdrawn from the university after the school suspended him late last month amid an investigation into his conduc...

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Putin Warns Russia Has Nuclear Weapons That Can Avoid Defense Systems

Putin Warns Russia Has Nuclear Weapons That Can Avoid Defense Systems

The Russian leader said the country needs to focus on developing robotic technologies, artificial intelligence and big data and encouraging venture businesses. "It is my duty to state this: Any use ...

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Talent Students Fight Back Against Threats of Violence

Talent Students Fight Back Against Threats of Violence

A 14-year-old boy was charged with terroristic threats on February 27 after police were notified of graffiti inside a bathroom at Aldo Leopold Middle School. A statement sent to parents said the first...

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Dubai post-mortem reveals Sridevi Kapoor drowned in bathtub

Dubai post-mortem reveals Sridevi Kapoor drowned in bathtub

Sridevi's final journey began with a decorated truck carrying the iconic actor's mortal remains to the Vile Parle crematorium, where the final rites took place. Her family brought the actress' body...

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Markets Right Now: Plans for steel tariffs sink U.S. stocks

Markets Right Now: Plans for steel tariffs sink U.S. stocks

Roughly 3% is imported from Germany, the only European Union country to make the top 10 list of USA steel providers. Chinese officials condemned the prospects of USA tariffs ahead of the decision Th...

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Top US envoy on N. Korean nukes to retire this week

Top US envoy on N. Korean nukes to retire this week

Yun told CNN "it was completely my decision to retire at this time", but he declined to comment to Reuters when asked in an email why he was leaving. South Korean President Moon Jae-in has worked...

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SD students will join national school walkout

SD students will join national school walkout

Kyle Kennedy, a spokesperson for the Polk County School District, said part of the goal is to give students a chance to talk about what they're experiencing. "We're exhausted of the stagnation after t...

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Rae Sremmurd remixes Three 6 Mafia classic in

Rae Sremmurd remixes Three 6 Mafia classic in "Powerglide"

While "Powerglide" is reminiscent of the bangers we are used to hearing from Rae Sremmurd , it's the solo tracks that accompany this hit where we see the direction of the duo's separate projects. Com...

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Windsor casino cancels Hedley concert planned for next month

Windsor casino cancels Hedley concert planned for next month

Allegations of sexual misconduct by members of the Canadian pop-rock band have been shared by female fans on social media over the past few weeks, and on February 25, an Ottawa woman accused Jacob H...

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NC Governor Calls for Billy Graham Statue in US Capitol

NC Governor Calls for Billy Graham Statue in US Capitol

Capitol. Dozens of Graham's family members attended the service, which featured speeches by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan. Trump said the "ambassador for Christ,...

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Trump 2020 might be Kushner's escape hatch

Trump 2020 might be Kushner's escape hatch

Lowell, Kushner's attorney, said he had not been informed of any reason for the holdup in Kushner's permanent top-secret clearance. The New York Times reported Wednesday night that Harris had met ...

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Puerto Rico power grid snaps, nearly 1 million in the dark

Puerto Rico power grid snaps, nearly 1 million in the dark

Officials said the line should be fully operational again before Friday. They said the work was very rewarding. The hurricane devastated the island's aging power infrastructure and knocked out power...

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