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Iraq, BP Sign Initial Deal To Develop Kirkuk Oil Fields

Iraq, BP Sign Initial Deal To Develop Kirkuk Oil Fields

The giant Kirkuk oilfield that it discovered 90 years ago is back in BP's hands after the oil giant signed a deal with the Iraqi government to redevelop it. Peshmerga militias had held the oil fields ...

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Much of New Orleans under boil water advisory

Much of New Orleans under boil water advisory

The areas east of the Industrial Canal, including Venetian Isles, Lake Catherine and Irish Bayou, were included in Wednesday's advisory. A thaw was expected to begin late Thursday morning. · Don't use...

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Robert Mueller Eyes NRA as Pipeline Between Russian Banker and Trump Campaign

Robert Mueller Eyes NRA as Pipeline Between Russian Banker and Trump Campaign

Since it is illegal for political campaigns to accept donations from foreign nationals and countries, the NRA was used to launder the money and make it look like legal election activity. During the ca...

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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation head urges Macedonia to end dispute with Greece, reform

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation head urges Macedonia to end dispute with Greece, reform

NATO's secretary-general Jens Stoltenberg expressed his support towards Macedonia's efforts to join North Atlantic Treaty Organisation during a speech in Macedonian Parliament, Thursday. Stoltenberg s...

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Steve Bannon agrees to hold interview with special council

Steve Bannon agrees to hold interview with special council

Still, he again balked after the White House was consulted, said Representative Adam Schiff , the top Democrat on the committee. President Donald Trump personally made the decision to curtail t...

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Fakesters pose as jackpot victor Shane Missler — Thanks Twitter

Fakesters pose as jackpot victor Shane Missler — Thanks Twitter

Tuesday, it had a tweet that requested people keep following and sending their Vimeo and PayPal information for the $5,000 payout. One viral tweet, from an account that was created this month and ha...

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Padmaavat can't be banned by states, says Supreme Court

Padmaavat can't be banned by states, says Supreme Court

The Court also restrained any other states from issuing such a ban maintaining that they have to take care of the law and order situation and prevent untoward incidents during the screening. During ...

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Democrats are boycotting Trump's State of the Union address over 's***hole' remarks

Democrats are boycotting Trump's State of the Union address over 's***hole' remarks

She (Maxine Waters) doesn't speak for everybody. Army veteran Ricky Taylor has an excellent idea for what to do with those empty seats left by multiple Democrats protesting Donald Trump's State of...

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Trump thinks May needs to focus on Brexit - Tillerson

Trump thinks May needs to focus on Brexit - Tillerson

The new embassy, a 12-storey glass cube will house around 800 staff and is expected to receive 1,000 visitors daily. Mr Trump blamed his dislike of the new £750million building for cancelling the vi...

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White House backs short-term government funding bill

White House backs short-term government funding bill

Democrats are rejecting the package without an immigration deal to protect so-called Dreamers from deportation. "As soon as we figure out what he is for, then I would be convinced that we were not ju...

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Take the cognitive test that President Trump passed during his physical

Take the cognitive test that President Trump passed during his physical

Navy doctor Ronny Jackson , who administered Trump's first presidential physical last week, said Trump received a ideal score on a test created to detect early signs of memory loss and other mild...

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What's Ahead for Air Lease Corporation (AL) After Touching 52-Week High?

Hussman Strategic Advsrs Inc invested in 0.52% or 50,000 shares. The stock increased 0.19% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $10.8. 11,000 shares were sold by Khatibi Alex A, worth ...

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'Enormous Threat' Seen As Authoritarian Rulers Encouraged By Trump

'Enormous Threat' Seen As Authoritarian Rulers Encouraged By Trump

The group's director, Kenneth Roth , singled out President Donald Trump , saying he "has broken all the taboos against racism, against misogyny, against xenophobia". The report warns that some count...

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Michigan Basketball at Nebraska: Preview and prediction

Michigan Basketball at Nebraska: Preview and prediction

Junior forward Moritz Wagner has scored 45 points combined in the last two games as the ill effects of a right ankle injury suffered on December 12 appear to be past him. Nebraska has held its last se...

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Montreal man fools police with fake vehicle made of snow

Montreal man fools police with fake vehicle made of snow

The 33-year-old said he wanted to prank snow removal crews in his neighborhood with his creation, which he modeled after the DeLorean DMC-12 from "Back to the Future". Once he completed his duplicate,...

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Carillion crisis deepens amid scramble to save jobs after firm collapses

Carillion crisis deepens amid scramble to save jobs after firm collapses

Parks were the problem at London Borough of Hounslow, where leader Steve Curran said Carillion's contract to run parks, cemeteries and allotments had been due to end on 9 April when these services wou...

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Winter storm underway for much of the region

Two others died along an icy stretch of I-75 southeast of Atlanta when a driver lost control and hit them, one of them inside a stopped vehicle and the other standing beside it, authorities said . Si...

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Porn Star Stormy Daniels Shared Gritty Details Of Affair With President Trump

Porn Star Stormy Daniels Shared Gritty Details Of Affair With President Trump

In the interview, Daniels said she met Trump at a gold tournament in Lake Tahoe in July 2006, four months after his third wife Melania gave birth to his youngest child, Barron. She made her director...

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Secretary of State Merrill says no voter fraud in election

Secretary of State Merrill says no voter fraud in election

Moore has never conceded the race for Alabama's open U.S. Senate seat, but instead is making unsupported claims of voter fraud. Based on unofficial results, Jones beat Republican Roy Moore by 1...

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Local communities celebrate MLK Day

Local communities celebrate MLK Day

Day of Service in Joliet. Amia Zavala, 9, paints a mural Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at the Spanish Community Center during the Martin Luther King day of Service in Joliet, Ill. "I like how [the facilita...

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Storm to disrupt traffic at Amsterdam airport on Thursday

Several flights were also cancelled in the German airports of western Dusseldorf and southern Munich, while the German rail service Deutsche Bahn said it was reducing the speed of its high-speed ICE t...

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Fresh attempt to restore power-sharing at Stormont to be announced today

Fresh attempt to restore power-sharing at Stormont to be announced today

As the largest parties from each side of Northern Ireland's sectarian divide, the pro-British DUP and Irish republican Sinn Fein are supposed to govern together under a power-sharing accord reached in...

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Galectin Therapeutics Inc (GALT) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts

The price-earnings ratio (P/E ratio) is the ratio for valuing a company that measures its current share price relative to its per-share earnings. Zacks Investment Research's EPS averages are a mean ...

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Cops Bust A Massive Cocaine Pineapple-Ring

Cops Bust A Massive Cocaine Pineapple-Ring

According to News 24 , The Iberian police forces arrested nine members of an global smuggling ring that transported the drug from South America. The seizure was part of an ongoing investigation acros...

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Chabad House a symbol of love that fell victim to hatred

Moshe's return is a message to terrorists that we will always win against terror. Israel's prime minister visited a Jewish centre in Mumbai on Thursday and unveiled a memorial to 166 people who wer...

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MAS flight forced to divert to Aussie outback town

MAS flight forced to divert to Aussie outback town

A Malaysian Airlines flight from Sydney to Kuala Lumpur had to make an emergency landing at Alice Springs on Thursday (Jan 18). It landed safely in the desert town of Alice Springs. About 200 passen...

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Is XPO Logistics, Inc. (XPO) a great bet right now?

The average 1-year target price among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $51.00. XPO Logistics, Inc . (NYSE: XPO ) has risen 103.27% since January 17, 2017 and is up...

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Immigration deal distant as leaders try to avert shutdown

Immigration deal distant as leaders try to avert shutdown

Lindsey Graham of SC argue that their plan offers the best path that could break the impasse on the issue and help drive a deal for a broader spending deal. Republicans can not pass a spending bill...

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Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham: Let's end this

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham: Let's end this "s-show" on immigration

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday reiterated that without an affirmative endorsement from Trump, a bill would not move for a vote. "We are producing some pretty good policy, but th...

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In the South, snow and ice prompt closings

Although precipitation will begin as a mix of rain/snow during Wednesday morning, a changeover to snow is likely with the highest accumulations expected north of a Darlington to Elizabethtown (N.C.) t...

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Trump's ex-aide Bannon to appear again before House intelligence panel

Trump's ex-aide Bannon to appear again before House intelligence panel

The White House did not advise former chief strategist Steve Bannon how to answer questions from the House Intelligence Committee this week, chief of staff John Kelly confirmed. "I am frustrated w...

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Avengers Infinity War: Chris Hemsworth reveals why he nearly TURNED DOWN Thor

I think my hesitation was... In a recent interview with USA Weekly, Hemsworth spoke about how it once seemed like a neverending story and now it is getting more and more real that there is an en...

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Steve Bannon subpoenaed by Mueller

Steve Bannon subpoenaed by Mueller

Those key elements bear directly on the criminal investigation now underway by special counsel Robert Mueller, who is charged with determining if collusion existed between the Trump campaign and Russi...

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I am not anti-Hindu, I am anti-Modi: Prakash Raj

I am not anti-Hindu, I am anti-Modi: Prakash Raj

Whether I have voted for him or not, he is my prime minister. Earlier, Hegde had sparked conspiracy when he said BJP wanted to "change the Constitution". I understand if Rajputs of Rajasthan are s...

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At least two dead in Netherlands as storm lashes Europe

The Thalys worldwide train connections suffered long delays because of the high winds between Paris and Amsterdam . She said several roads were preventively closed overnight in southwest and southern...

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Crime Branch conspiring against me, under instructions from Delhi: Togadia

Crime Branch conspiring against me, under instructions from Delhi: Togadia

Claiming that Bhatt was responsible for circulating fabricated CCTV footage, Togadia said the crime branch head's Call Data Records (CDR) be published to reveal how he was in constant touch with BJP l...

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January is National Human Trafficking Prevention Month

January is National Human Trafficking Prevention Month

Some of the most used routes for human trafficking are I-10, I-20, I-65 and I-85. "The victims are often minors who have been lured into the most frightening and despicable abuses imaginable". "We hav...

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Oil tanker catches fire off Gujarat coast, all 26 crew members rescued

Oil tanker catches fire off Gujarat coast, all 26 crew members rescued

A merchant navy oil tanker carrying 30,000 tonnes of high-speed dieselcaught fire off the Gujarat coast. "Indian Coast Guard coordinated the fire fighting efforts of all stake holders to contain the...

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Thomas Fire on track to become largest fire in state's history

Thomas Fire on track to become largest fire in state's history

The so-called Thomas Fire - one of the largest ever recorded in the state - is more than half contained, but officials were wary that harsh gusts could whip up new danger. Cooler temperatures and ...

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California Couple Jailed for Allegedly Torturing Their Children

California Couple Jailed for Allegedly Torturing Their Children

At first, police thought that all victims were children , but they soon learned that at least seven of the victims were adults, ranging in age from 18 to 29. One neighbour told Reuters that the Tur...

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