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Why Browns coach Hue Jackson says he will jump into Lake Erie

Why Browns coach Hue Jackson says he will jump into Lake Erie

Jackson said he's not happy about having to make the swim, but "I have to make do on my word". "I got to back it up". "I made a statement, I gotta back it up". "I don't want to continue to do this, th...

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$337 million jackpot up for grabs in Wednesday's Powerball drawing

$337 million jackpot up for grabs in Wednesday's Powerball drawing

The winning numbers drawn for Wednesday's Powerball jackpot were 3, 9, 16, 56, 60 with a Powerball number of 3. Just behind that is the $648 million jackpot split by two winners on December 17, 20...

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GOP Rep. Francis Rooney Calls for 'Purge' of Federal Bureau of Investigation

GOP Rep. Francis Rooney Calls for 'Purge' of Federal Bureau of Investigation

Rooney cited as an example FBI agent Peter Strzok , who has been accused of softening criticism of Hillary Clinton , for partisan reasons, during the investigation of her use of a private email serv...

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Teens Face Murder Charges In Thrown Sandbag From I-75 Overpass Incident

Teens Face Murder Charges In Thrown Sandbag From I-75 Overpass Incident

Prosecutors say the teens hurled a heavy sandbag off a highway overpass and onto a auto, killing another young man. You can listen to the recording here . HuffPost is not identifying the defendan...

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Residents in Erie brace for more snow

Residents in Erie brace for more snow

A snowstorm that started on Christmas Eve dropped more than five feet of snow in just three days on Erie, Pennsylvania , and more flakes are in the forecast. "Things here are pretty much back to norm...

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Korea Says 2015 Deal with Japan Over 'Comfort Women' Faulty

Korea Says 2015 Deal with Japan Over 'Comfort Women' Faulty

The South Korean government-appointed panel on Wednesday faulted the "final and irreversible" deal, giving Moon the potential opportunity to change or even scrap the agreement. The Foreign Ministry sa...

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Trump questions FBI's integrity in Russian Federation investigation

Trump questions FBI's integrity in Russian Federation investigation

Trump's tweeting has gone, in terms of public perception and the view of his aides, from being an example of a savvy candidate who knows how to use social media to a daily "Uh, oh" or "Oh, no" moment...

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Led Coalition Says IS Fighters Moving Freely Through Syrian Territory

Led Coalition Says IS Fighters Moving Freely Through Syrian Territory

He added that over the period of fighting, militants had also captured a large number of weapons and equipment from Iraqi and Syrian armies . When asked whether the coalition will target the milita...

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The White House's oldest tree will be removed

The White House's oldest tree will be removed

Former first lady Michelle Obama gave the Department of Agriculture one to plant in its community garden in 2009, and in 2016, one was donated to the people of Cuba to, as Michelle stated , "feel the...

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Stunning satellite image shows lake effect snow over Great Lakes

Stunning satellite image shows lake effect snow over Great Lakes

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Satellites Twitter account tweeted this image out today that shows just how much of a lake effect the Great Lakes had on snowfall across MI, lower O...

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'Vanity Fair' Criticized for Mocking Hillary Clinton in New Year's Resolutions Video

'Vanity Fair' Criticized for Mocking Hillary Clinton in New Year's Resolutions Video

Actress Patricia Arquette requested that the outlet "STOP TELLING WOMEN WHAT THE F-CK THEY SHOULD DO OR CAN DO. Get over your mommy issues". "I want to believe they gave each of those individuals ...

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Trump's Lawyers May Attack Former National Security Adviser Flynn as Liar

Trump's Lawyers May Attack Former National Security Adviser Flynn as Liar

The former Army general and campaign aide, as part of a plea deal plea in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election, pleaded guilty on Decem...

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Infant dies after dad bent baby's body in half, cops say

Infant dies after dad bent baby's body in half, cops say

Doctors at Phoenix Children's Hospital reported to police that the infant had critical injuries to his liver and pancreas, a broken wrist and bruising on his thigh. He said that he called 911 more t...

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Kabul blast kills 25 at Afghan Voice news agency, cultural center

Kabul blast kills 25 at Afghan Voice news agency, cultural center

They then set off explosive devices in the basement of the building where scores of people had gathered to mark the December 1979 invasion of Afghanistan by the former Soviet Union, he said. "We do no...

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Sushma hit out at Pakistan for humiliating Jadhav family

Sushma hit out at Pakistan for humiliating Jadhav family

In the speech at Rajya Sabha, Sushma said Kulbhushan Jadhav was forced to see his mother and wife in Widow form without Mangalsutra , Bindi and Bangels. Even Pakistan agreed for it this month (...

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Young sisters identified as victims of Christmas Day double homicide

Young sisters identified as victims of Christmas Day double homicide

The bodies of a four-year-old and six-year-old were found in an apartment located near the Oak Bay Marina in Oak Bay, B.C.at around 5 p.m. on Monday, police told The Canadian Press. Christopher's Mont...

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Malegaon blast case: MCOCA charges against Lt Col Purohit, Sadhvi Pragya dropped

Malegaon blast case: MCOCA charges against Lt Col Purohit, Sadhvi Pragya dropped

The charges under section 17, 20 and 13 of the UAPA and Arms Act were also dropped against the accused. Two other accused, Jagdish Mhatre and Rakesh Dhawde will face trial only under the Arms Act. Spe...

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Dy CM attends swearing in of Himachal CM

Dy CM attends swearing in of Himachal CM

The swearing-in ceremony of Thakur and his 10-member council of ministers comes a day after the BJP formed its government - for a sixth consecutive term - in Gujarat with Vijay Rupani returning as the...

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Peru's Fujimori apologises after pardon

Former Peru President Alberto Fujimori was pardoned [press release] by President Pedro Pablo Kuzynski on Sunday after serving nearly half of a 25-year prison sentence for human rights abuses and corru...

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Sonia Gandhi Says,

Sonia Gandhi Says, "My Role Is To Retire Now"

Continuing his offensive against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ), Congress President Rahul Gandhi said that the country is under threat and accused the saffron ...

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Minister asks all parties to allow Triple Talaq Bill to pass

Minister asks all parties to allow Triple Talaq Bill to pass

External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj said she would make a statement on the issue of Kulbhushan Jadhav in Parliament. Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in Parliament. If a law is formed for ...

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Minister talks about change in Constitution, faces threat

Minister talks about change in Constitution, faces threat

They do not know their parents but they call themselves secular. "Some people are trying to establish a new tradition by calling themselves secularists, and I am sceptical about being called secular",...

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Gas prices down in RI, Mass. following holiday

Gas prices down in RI, Mass. following holiday

Florida motorists have enjoyed low gas prices for much of 2017. For drivers who may still be hitting the road this week the most expensive average prices in the state are in Miami ($2.49), West Palm...

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United States sanctions 2 NK officials over missile program

United States sanctions 2 NK officials over missile program

Washington D.C. [U.S], Dec 27: The United States on Tuesday sanctioned two North Korean officials for their roles in developing the country's ballistic missile program, the Treasury Department said. R...

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Ticketing scam: Goyal orders strengthening of cyber

Ticketing scam: Goyal orders strengthening of cyber

Searches were conducted at 14 places including Delhi, Mumbai and Jaunpur in Uttar Pradesh which has resulted in recoveries of cash of almost 90 lakh, gold jewellery valued over 61 lakh, 15 laptops, 15...

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Natural disaster: 4.0 quake strikes near San Jose

Natural disaster: 4.0 quake strikes near San Jose

It had a depth of 4.4 miles. Reporter Jesse Gary said his house in San Jose shook. A pair of shallow earthquakes occurred Tuesday night in the San Jose area, rattling homes and the residents inside....

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British tourist 'mistakenly pleads guilty' in Egypt drug smuggling trial

British tourist 'mistakenly pleads guilty' in Egypt drug smuggling trial

Laura Plummer , 33, was arrested in October after she was found carrying in her suitcase Tramadol tablets , which is listed as an illegal drug in Egypt for its wide use as a heroin substitute. Unti...

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Teens Who Dropped Sandbag From Overpass Charged With Murder

Teens Who Dropped Sandbag From Overpass Charged With Murder

Byrd's family said that he had a 1-year-old son and was engaged. The boys, ages 13 to 15, appeared in juvenile court Wednesday in Toledo where they entered denial pleas to the murder charges. Byrd, ...

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Dominion Energy joins effort to help rebuild electric grid in Puerto Rico

Dominion Energy joins effort to help rebuild electric grid in Puerto Rico

Beginning a 2,000-plus mile journey, equipment from Ameren, including trucks and trailers, is expected to roll out from St. Louis and Maryville, Illinois, as soon as later this week. Much of Puerto Ri...

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Singer files sex assault complaint against former Trump aide Lewandowski

Singer files sex assault complaint against former Trump aide Lewandowski

Joy Villa made an appearance at the Grammys this year wearing a "Make America Great Again" dress as a sign of her support for US President Donald Trump . "I was initially fearful to come forward w...

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Four found dead in basement apartment in Troy, New York

The two women were in a relationship, Tedesco said, and the children belonged to one of the women, the chief said. A 5-year-old girl, 11-year-old boy, 22-year-old woman and 36-year-old woman were ki...

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Single digit temperatures tonight, wind chills below zero

Single digit temperatures tonight, wind chills below zero

Wind chill values will make many locations feel like the teens in many spots tomorrow. Plenty of chilly sunshine expected Thursday . It'll be another cold and cloud night across Mid-Missouri. Frida...

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US' largest library will archive only 'selected' tweets

US' largest library will archive only 'selected' tweets

The platform hosted about 500 million daily tweets in 2013, at which point the Library of Congress had already amassed an archive of roughly 170 billion tweets and counting. "With social media now e...

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TV Station Says Omaha Homicide Suspect Arrested in Tennessee

TV Station Says Omaha Homicide Suspect Arrested in Tennessee

Omaha police identified the victims of Tuesday night's triple homicide as John Dalton, 70, Jean Dalton, 65, and Leonna Dalton-Phillip, 18. On Tuesday, officers responding to a report of a shooting f...

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Two rounds of winter weather could be heading for SC

Two rounds of winter weather could be heading for SC

The low at night will be around 10, with wind chill values as low as zero. Wednesday: Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance for snow in the morning and then again in the afternoon and not almost ...

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Ukrainian forces and rebels exchange POWs as war grinds on

Ukrainian forces and rebels exchange POWs as war grinds on

The prisoners, some of whom have been held captive for more than a year, arrived at a Ukrainian government checkpoint with their belongings. "Nothing is more important than to bring our people home"...

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Prince Harry says spending Christmas with fiancee Meghan Markle was 'fantastic'

Elizabeth also had kind words for her husband, who this year stepped down from most public duties because of his advancing years. "Because the truth is that on the internet, everything is simplified...

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Florida bald eagles await arrival of 2 eaglets

Florida bald eagles await arrival of 2 eaglets

Harriet has had nine eaglets that survived. It takes about 35 days from start to finish, so there's a possibility the first egg laid on November 19 could even hatch on Christmas! Harriet and M15's f...

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Christie Signs Executive Order Allowing NJ Homeowners to Prepay 2018 Property Taxes

Christie Signs Executive Order Allowing NJ Homeowners to Prepay 2018 Property Taxes

But the new federal law caps the total deduction for state and local property and income or sales taxes at $10,000. Anyone paying by check after today may have a hard time since often the check must c...

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10 hurt in Saint Petersburg supermarket bombing

10 hurt in Saint Petersburg supermarket bombing

Investigators believe the blast was caused by a homemade bomb packed with pieces of metal that was hidden in a locker where shoppers leave their belongings in a branch of the supermarket chain. Just l...

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