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After Intense Criticism, The FBI's No. 2 Man May Be Eyeing Retirement

After Intense Criticism, The FBI's No. 2 Man May Be Eyeing Retirement

RYAN LUCAS , BYLINE: Good morning. For this holiday, Donald Trump may be spreading anything but Christmas cheer for FBI Acting Director Andrew McCabe . Ted Lieu (D) speaking about the Muell...

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British Foreign Minister To Meet With Lavrov In Moscow

British Foreign Minister To Meet With Lavrov In Moscow

Johnson's visit highlights that the United Kingdom is in "a state of profound confusion" over Russian Federation relations, "indicative of the inability to develop a consistent political course", Ale...

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Whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov to testify at Russian doping hearing

Whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov to testify at Russian doping hearing

The rights of clean athletes at next month's Winter Olympics have been "undermined" by the failure to confirm the criteria for neutral Russian competitors, say anti-doping agencies. Verdicts are exp...

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One Teen Killed, One Injured When Inflatable Tube Crashes on Ski Trail

One Teen Killed, One Injured When Inflatable Tube Crashes on Ski Trail

Derek Malila identified the injured teen as his son, Max Malila, of Hampton. They are hoping for a full recovery. The principal said she sent a letter to school families Wednesday morning informing ...

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Cross LoC firing in Poonch; Army Captain injured

Cross LoC firing in Poonch; Army Captain injured

After which the explosion of land mines started, army officials said. It triggered panic among residents of border belts and caused damage to forests and wild life species before it was controlled t...

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Swan Telecom promoter's brother welcomes 2G scam verdict

Swan Telecom promoter's brother welcomes 2G scam verdict

After all, the alleged kickbacks in allocation of telecom spectrum and licences in 2008 to favoured parties at throwaway prices - were at first surmised to have cost the exchequer Rs 70,000 crore, lat...

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MITI To Announce NAP Review In Mid-2018: Mustapa

MITI To Announce NAP Review In Mid-2018: Mustapa

Malaysia's local automotive sales volume is expected to grow about 2% in 2018, lagging production growth of 4%, the minister for worldwide trade said Thursday. Exports of automotive parts and componen...

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Drone rescues two teenagers from Australian surf

Drone rescues two teenagers from Australian surf

The drone dropped the flotation device to the swimmers. "On a normal day that would have taken our lifeguards a few minutes longer to reach the members of the public". The New South Wales government i...

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UK backpacker death in NSW shocks pals

UK backpacker death in NSW shocks pals

She is reported to have worked at a farm in Colignan, Victoria, where her bosses were impressed with her attitude and work ethic. Friends in the United Kingdom have written on social media after lea...

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Trump, this 'shithole' continent pioneered heart swaps and more

Trump, this 'shithole' continent pioneered heart swaps and more

It said the words attributed to the Trump earlier this month "has shocked and dismayed us". "The US is a prominent country of which the world expects the best example in its projections of democrati...

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Home of horror: Cops rescue 13 siblings discovered shackled in California residence

Home of horror: Cops rescue 13 siblings discovered shackled in California residence

This photo shows the exterior of the home where police arrested a couple accused of holding their 13 children captive, in Perris, Calif ., Tuesday, Jan. Perkins said he complimented them on it. Resid...

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Aunt: Captive children lived a strict existence

Aunt: Captive children lived a strict existence

Some of the children were being fed and were in stable condition at a hospital, officials said. This combination of pictures created on January 15, 2018, shows booking photos from the Riverside Coun...

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Beijing wants to kick bitcoin out of China

According to a leaked memo Beijing was told to continue applying pressure on digital currencies in order to reduce their growth rate. National and local authorities should ban venues that provide ce...

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Japanese broadcaster sends out false North Korea missile alert

Japanese broadcaster sends out false North Korea missile alert

On Tuesday, Japan experienced a similar false alarm . Hawaii officials initially set out this weekend to test their state's emergency preparedness, as fears about the nuclear standoff between the...

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France, UK Seek Solution to Border Discord as Brexit Looms

France, UK Seek Solution to Border Discord as Brexit Looms

Macron is expected to unveil new immigration policies in the coming weeks. The funds will be allocated for the construction of a fence, as well as installation of CCTV and other detection technologi...

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Judge declares mistrial in Bundy standoff case against Nevada cattle rancher

Judge declares mistrial in Bundy standoff case against Nevada cattle rancher

It is the latest in a string of failed prosecutions in Nevada and OR against those who have opposed federal control of vast stretches of land in the American West. Bartrum had cast the trial as a test...

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Two Koreas agree to march together

The two countries have been holding high-level talks since last week. Seoul's chief delegate to the ongoing working-level talks with North Korea , Vice Unification Minister Chun Hae-sung, insis...

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Saba Qamar gets emotional as she recalls humiliating experience at worldwide airport

Saba Qamar gets emotional as she recalls humiliating experience at worldwide airport

Pakistani actress Saba Qamar, who starred in Hindi Medium with Irrfan Khan , recently opened up about being racially profiled at worldwide airports. But I was stopped. They investigated me properly...

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More Snow Expected For Piedmont Than In West

More Snow Expected For Piedmont Than In West

We're still watching for the chance of a little snow Tuesday night into Wednesday across North Carolina. Elsewhere, icicles hung from a statue of jazz musicians in normally balmy New Orleans on Wedn...

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Jadhav's meeting with kin lacked humanity, goodwill: Sushma Swaraj

Jadhav's meeting with kin lacked humanity, goodwill: Sushma Swaraj

Previous year in March, Kulbhsuhan Jadhav was arrested by Pakistan over the charges of terrorism and spying for India's Intelligence Agency. New Delhi says Jadhav was kidnapped in Iran where h...

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Israeli PM arrives at Chabad House, meets 26/11 survivor Moshe

Israeli PM arrives at Chabad House, meets 26/11 survivor Moshe

Moshe will accompany Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on January 18 for the inauguration of a memorial project dedicated to those killed in the 26/11 carnage. On the relationship between peop...

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Australians Arrested In Belgrade In $400 Million Cocaine Case

Australians Arrested In Belgrade In $400 Million Cocaine Case

The three Australians, identified by their initials and year of birth only, were involved in the smuggling of 1 280kg of cocaine seized in Sydney. Police in Australia said the drug shipment, conceal...

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European Union members should be allowed set own tax rates, Varadkar says

European Union members should be allowed set own tax rates, Varadkar says

Both sides came to a partial and tentative agreement last month on specific issues like the amount of money that Britain will have to pay upon its departure, and the status of the now border between t...

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The door is closing on DC's white Christmas hopes

The door is closing on DC's white Christmas hopes

The USA's fascination with a white Christmas dates back to 1942, when Bing Crosby first crooned the wistful song in the film Holiday Inn . The Weather Network says most regions that now have ...

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Tony Abbott head-butt: Attacker pleads guilty in court

Tony Abbott head-butt: Attacker pleads guilty in court

The Hobart DJ was arrested the next day and told police in an interview there was no one reason for his actions. "[It] was just a lifelong ambition to headbutt a fascist because I'm a skinhead that...

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$55m winning Powerball ticket still unclaimed

$55m winning Powerball ticket still unclaimed

Melbourne's northern suburbs are no stranger to Powerball wins. The victor can still claim their prize there. The unsuspecting multi-millionaire picked all six lucky Powerball jackpot numbers - ...

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Allen Greene expected to be named new athletic director at Auburn

Allen Greene expected to be named new athletic director at Auburn

Messages left to Greene by the Montgomery Advertiser and attempts to verify the multiple reports were unsuccessful. If the choice is approved by the Auburn Board of Trustees, Greene will become th...

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U.S. cuts $65M in Palestinian aid for now, prompting United Nations donations appeal

U.S. cuts $65M in Palestinian aid for now, prompting United Nations donations appeal

The U.S. government, on Tuesday, earmarked 60 million dollars for the agency for 2018, saying it would withhold 65 million dollars. While saying the decision would sustain schools and health service...

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PFI deals 'costing taxpayers billions'

PFI deals 'costing taxpayers billions'

The NAO warns that taxpayers will shell out almost £200bn meeting agreed future charges on the existing PFI projects that are commissioned. Under the schemes private consortiums raise funding to bui...

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Turkey operation in Afrin, Syria to be supported by rebels - Erdogan

Turkey operation in Afrin, Syria to be supported by rebels - Erdogan

Additionally on Tuesday, Erdogan called on the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) to take a stance against the U.S. over its Syria border force plan. But Tillerson's speech calls for "UN-superv...

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China pork output edges up in 2017 from year before

China pork output edges up in 2017 from year before

China's economy is poised for its first full-year acceleration since 2010, the year its gross domestic product surpassed Japan's to become the world's second-largest. Fourth quarter GDP growth was 6.8...

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Republican Senator Graham says 'no' to stopgap funding bill

He was said to have used "shithole" to describe some nations in Africa. Graham, who attended the meeting, has neither confirmed nor denied the reports to the press, but has said he "said my piec...

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USA urges United Nations to pressure Pakistan

USA urges United Nations to pressure Pakistan

It involves shifting away from a "time-based" approach to fighting the war to instead put emphasis on linking USA assistance to concrete results and cooperation from the Afghan government. "We need se...

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Trump defends his comments, says: 'I'm not a racist'

Trump defends his comments, says: 'I'm not a racist'

Sen. Dick Durbin of IL, the only Democrat at Thursday's meeting, said Trump had indeed said what he was reported to have said . "Most people I hope agree with that but I think it's time to mo...

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'Riverdale': Betty Cooper Is Looking For Her Brother In New Clip

'Riverdale': Betty Cooper Is Looking For Her Brother In New Clip

Writing a new check is not a problem for Nick, and he even talks about the accident. What could possibly go wrong? Nice alibi, Polly. Naturally, Betty decides to track down her long-lost brother as a ...

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Bigger storm developing as warning goes up for the OBX

Bigger storm developing as warning goes up for the OBX

The storm has also caused widespread road closures across some states including Georgia, along with wreaking havoc on the early-morning commute for cities like Boston and New York City . Several sc...

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Trump says USA will impose huge 'fine' over China IP theft

Trump says USA will impose huge 'fine' over China IP theft

The comments come amid a trade investigation initiated by Trump into accusations of intellectual property theft. " President Trump expressed disappointment that the United States' trade deficit wit...

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8-year-old dies in crossfire during encounter in UP

8-year-old dies in crossfire during encounter in UP

The Uttar Pradesh government has taken cognisance of the incident and ordered a probe. It has also announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh for Madhav's family. "I froze for a moment. He yelled that he...

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Bus catches fire in Kazakhstan, killing 52 Uzbeks - Interior Ministry

Bus catches fire in Kazakhstan, killing 52 Uzbeks - Interior Ministry

A bus has caught fire in north-western Kazakhstan , killing 52 people, the interior ministry has said . 52 people died as a passenger bus caught fire in western Kazakhstan. The ministry named the ...

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India successfully launches ballistic missile Agni-V

India successfully launches ballistic missile Agni-V

Developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), the Agni-V is the most advanced version of the Agni series, part of the Integrated Guided Missile Development Programme that star...

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