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UPenn student found dead in California park; homicide investigation launched

UPenn student found dead in California park; homicide investigation launched

Bernstein, who was visiting with family on winter break from the University of Pennsylvania, went to the park on the night of January 2 to meet an unknown person for unknown reasons, said Annee Della ...

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Governor Christie Gives Final State of the State Address

Governor Christie Gives Final State of the State Address

It's hard to imagine exactly who New Jersey's pugnacious governor thinks is going to miss him when he leaves office next week, but it surely won't be the residents of the Garden State, according to th...

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Vermont Legislature Votes to Legalize Cannabis

Vermont Legislature Votes to Legalize Cannabis

Scott vetoed a marijuana legalization bill last May, but indicated he did so because of the bill's timing. Despite vetoing a similar effort a year ago, Governor Scott has stated he would likely si...

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Tragedy as young girl takes her own life after vile online bullying

Tragedy as young girl takes her own life after vile online bullying

The father of child model Amy (Dolly) Everett is inviting those who bullied his daughter - who died by suicide - to her funeral service. He then urged people to stop bullies and bullying so that D...

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In Kerala CM chopper row, CPM may foot bill

In Kerala CM chopper row, CPM may foot bill

Vijayan returned to Thiruvananthapuram in the chartered helicopter for two functions in the state capital, including a meeting with the central team that came to review the damage cause by the cyclo...

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SC to examine Morning prayers sung in Kendra Vidayalaya's

SC to examine Morning prayers sung in Kendra Vidayalaya's

According to reports, the PIL was filed by Veenayak Shah, an advocate from Madhya Pradesh whose children studied in a Kendriya Vidyalaya. "There is no scientific reason to call this prayer beneficial,...

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Huma Abedin & Anthony Weiner Settling Divorce Out of Court

Huma Abedin & Anthony Weiner Settling Divorce Out of Court

Abedin, a top aide to former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton , and Weiner, the former congressman and NY mayoral candidate now serving jail time for sexting a minor, apparently are seeking to ...

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CBSE class 10th, 12th board exams from March 5

CBSE class 10th, 12th board exams from March 5

The CISCE students will get very little time between the announcement of the dates and exam, especially for the ISC as the theory exams are starting from February 12 with physical education as the f...

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Doctor Accused of Having Wife Killed to Protect Drug Empire

Doctor Accused of Having Wife Killed to Protect Drug Empire

Those who did not have insurance were required to pay anywhere between $100 to $250 per visit, according to investigators. She was lying face down on the floor, and was pronounced dead. Pack's mother ...

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Ethiopia bans foreigners adopting children

Ethiopia bans foreigners adopting children

We gathered from report that some celebrities who adopted children from Ethiopia includes; Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, Marie Louise Parker and Connie Britton. Some lawmakers in Ethiopia, however, qu...

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Buhari, Osinbajo Visit Abia Today For APC Mega Rally

Buhari, Osinbajo Visit Abia Today For APC Mega Rally

At the Umuahia township stadium where the rally was held, Oyegun welcomed several defectors to APC including four members of the Abia State House of Assembly. Kalu pleaded with the former governor t...

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Parineeti Chopra to star opposite Akshay Kumar in 'Kesari'

Parineeti Chopra to star opposite Akshay Kumar in 'Kesari'

Kesari producer Karan Johar took to Twitter to make the announcement on Wednesday. He shared his first look from the movie, and he is seen sporting a saffron turban and a beard. She is excited to b...

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Use of force alone cant set the situation right : CM Mufti

Use of force alone cant set the situation right : CM Mufti

Mehbooba's father and the then Chief Minister Mufti Sayeed immediately after taking oath of office had thanked Pakistan for letting peaceful elections happen in J-K, Rasheed told media persons outside...

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Mehbooba announces Gas Agency for pellet victim Insha

Mehbooba announces Gas Agency for pellet victim Insha

However, the outstanding achievement is that of Insha Mushtaq who lost her eyes to pellets". "I am very happy today that I passed my 10th exam", Insha told New Indian Express. "This is the commendable...

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Syria accuses Israel of pre-dawn attack on military outposts near Damascus

Syria accuses Israel of pre-dawn attack on military outposts near Damascus

The General Command meanwhile warned against risks posed by such aggressions and held the Israeli entity full responsible for their repercussions. The Syrian Foreign Ministry emphasized that Israel's ...

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South Korea to Cooperate with China and Japan in Regulating Cryptocurrencies

South Korea to Cooperate with China and Japan in Regulating Cryptocurrencies

Fears the world's corporate regulators will clamp down on the mining and trading of bitcoins led to the world's most popular cryptocurrency losing 17 per cent of it value on key exchanges overnight on...

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President Trump criticizes senator for releasing transcript

President Trump criticizes senator for releasing transcript

Trump attacked Feinstein, D-Calif., for releasing a transcript of private testimony from Fusion GPS founder Glenn Simpson on Tuesday - testimony from last summer that Republicans on the Senate Jud...

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Darrell Issa Will Not Seek Re-election

Darrell Issa Will Not Seek Re-election

Issa was a national figure and a staple on cable talk shows when he chaired the House Oversight House Oversight and Government Reform Committee from from 2011 to 2015. He almost lost his seat in 2016 ...

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Should the U.S. crack down on marijuana?

Should the U.S. crack down on marijuana?

According to an October 2017 Gallup Poll, 64% of approve of legalising marijuana for recreational use - the highest level of support the polling firm has found since it began asking the question in ...

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Fire at Trump Tower in NY seriously injures one

Fire at Trump Tower in NY seriously injures one

Trump Tower was also the setting for Trump's reality TV show, "The Apprentice", and the headquarters of his presidential campaign. Trump's son Eric Trump tweeted about "a small electrical fire i...

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SC orders new SIT to probe 186 anti-Sikh riot closed cases

SC orders new SIT to probe 186 anti-Sikh riot closed cases

The 33rd anniversary of the 1984 carnage against the Sikh community following the assassination of the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi by her two Sikh bodyguards was observed on October 31, 2017. ...

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Strong quake in Caribbean Sea shakes Honduras, Mexico and Belize, no tsunami

Strong quake in Caribbean Sea shakes Honduras, Mexico and Belize, no tsunami

The U.S. Geological Survey measured the quake at a preliminary magnitude of 7.6. Authorities from Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, Guatemala and the Virgin Islands activated tsunami warnings ...

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May slams Corbyn over 'too weak to sack Hunt' claims

May slams Corbyn over 'too weak to sack Hunt' claims

NHS England last week recommended all hospitals defer non-urgent appointments and operations until the end of the month, except for cancer operations and "time-critical procedures". "Isn't that an ad...

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Oprah Winfrey is 'intrigued' about presidential run, says pal Gayle King

Oprah Winfrey is 'intrigued' about presidential run, says pal Gayle King

While those close to Winfrey signaled she could consider it, the former talk show host herself has repeatedly tamped down rumors. She became the first black woman to receive the Cecil B. "It's up to t...

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Warmer temp during the week; soaking rain for Friday

Warmer temp during the week; soaking rain for Friday

Tomorrow: Partly Cloudy. Highs in the low 50s. Temperatures will push into the middle 40's. A strong cold front comes through the Ozarks Thursday light rain in the morning could change over to lig...

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Heavy snow to continue through Wednesday morning in Billings

Colder weather is in the forecast for Sunday and early next week. We project a high in the mid 60s across north and central Alabama today , about 10 degrees above average for January 10. The best...

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Vermont poised to approve recreational marijuana

Vermont poised to approve recreational marijuana

Chip Conquest, the vice chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, said "Continuing to prohibit the personal use of a substance that poses little risk to public safety and less risk of harm to the use...

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Gymnast formerly known as Nassar victim

Gymnast formerly known as Nassar victim "Athlete A" comes forward

In a statement released Tuesday, the Oklahoma University sophomore says she's sharing her traumatic story and joining forces with her friends and teammates "to bring about true change". "Now I believe...

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Black ice likely as Met Éireann warns of heavy rain and freeze

Black ice likely as Met Éireann warns of heavy rain and freeze

The alert is in place from 4 o'clock this afternoon and remains in place until 4 o'clock tomorrow morning. Rain will persist overnight before clearing, with a risk of fog in places. We can also expe...

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Syria says Israel hits its territory

Syria says Israel hits its territory

After the air raids, Israel also launched rockets from the occupied Golan Heights, but the Syrian military intercepted them, the army statement said. Regime forces backed by Russian jets launched an...

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Can Ohio purge voters? Crucial rights case goes to Supreme Court

Can Ohio purge voters? Crucial rights case goes to Supreme Court

Senator Sherrod Brown, a Democrat from OH, said at the rally. He focuses on constitutional and election law issues, and was involved with presidential election recounts in Wisconsin and MI in 2016. "I...

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U.S. approves anti-ballistic missile sale to Japan

U.S. approves anti-ballistic missile sale to Japan

They say that the proposal "also included four Mk 29 missile canisters, and other technical, engineering and logistics support services". "It's a lot of jobs for us and a lot of safety for Japan",...

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Prashant Bhshan Welcomes SC Decision On National Anthem

Prashant Bhshan Welcomes SC Decision On National Anthem

Enumerating the relevant part of the 2012 order, the court said there were three things that these guidelines highlight - one, the national anthem is a salutation to motherhood, second, there can not ...

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South Africa vs India 2018: The famous Cape Town Test of 2011

South Africa vs India 2018: The famous Cape Town Test of 2011

The series decider began on the 2nd day of the year later, in which India had to win the World Cup. I think it was great for Test cricket - getting a result in four days despite losing a day's play. I...

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Discovery Communications moving from Silver Spring to NYC

Discovery Communications moving from Silver Spring to NYC

Discovery will maintain government relations and other functions that need to operate in the nation's capital. "The media industry is rapidly evolving, increasingly global, more consumer focused and...

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UIDAI Implements Virtual ID & Limited KYC To Improve User Authentication

UIDAI Implements Virtual ID & Limited KYC To Improve User Authentication

The new virtual ID will give the users the option of not sharing their Aadhaar number at the time of authentication. As per the circular, a virtual ID will be valid for a defined period of time ...

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China's factory inflation eases to slowest since November 2016

China's factory inflation eases to slowest since November 2016

In 2017, inflation was 1.8 percent and core inflation at 1.4 percent. Non-food prices grew 2.4% on year, compared with 2.5% on-year growth in November. The rise in consumer prices stood at a moderate ...

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Government considers extension to bag charge in England

Government considers extension to bag charge in England

Shops with fewer than 250 employees are now exempt from the charge, which since being introduced in England in October 2015 has cut plastic use. The Prime Minister said she wanted her Government t...

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Pakistan Reporter Taha Siddiqui Flees Armed Abductors

Pakistan Reporter Taha Siddiqui Flees Armed Abductors

Asad Hashim, another journalist, who later joined Siddiqui, posted on Twitter that he was beaten black and blue by the men and his belongings were taken away. Taha Siddiqui, one of Islamabad's fines...

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Dublin Fire Brigade battling blaze at recycling plant near Dublin Airport

Dublin Fire Brigade battling blaze at recycling plant near Dublin Airport

Eight units are now at the scene. Residents in the St Margaret's area and others downwind of the blaze in the Sandyhill area were warned to close windows in homes and businesses as fire crews battle...

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