Friday August 17-th, 2018

Americans see more jingle, less Jesus in Christmas celebrations Americans see more jingle, less Jesus in Christmas celebrations

Christmas Day or Christmas Eve church services were on the schedules of 51 percent of those polled, down from 54 percent in 2013. Those numbers, Pew added, are roughly the same as those of 2013. "Overall, 57 percent of Americans now believe in all fo...

Saudi Arabia pledges 100 million euros for Sahel anti-terrorism force Saudi Arabia pledges 100 million euros for Sahel anti-terrorism force

There are states which are now in jeopardy", he said following the talks at a chateau outside Paris . But there are fears it is struggling to cope, as groups like ISIL and al-Qaeda push to expand their operations. That includes four USA soldie...

Former Rutgers student pleads guilty to DDoS attacks Former Rutgers student pleads guilty to DDoS attacks

Jha admitted to writing computer code to create a botnet - a collection of computers infected with " malware " software that controls the devices without their owner's knowledge, according to a plea agreement filed December 5 in federal court in ...

Arrest at gunpoint of MI 11-year-old girl riles community Arrest at gunpoint of MI 11-year-old girl riles community

Officers pointed their guns at all three individuals as they determined if any of them were the suspect. Once again, Manning is a 40-year-old white woman and police still confused her for a young Black girl. Honestie Hodges told WOOD-TV that she was...

Chris Froome says he has not broken any rules amid Salbutamol test Chris Froome says he has not broken any rules amid Salbutamol test

The Kenyan-born rider is the first to win back-to-back Grand Tours since Marco Pantani won the Giro d'Italia and the Tour de France in 1998. Should the test result be upheld, Froome could face a long ban and have to forfeit his Vuelta title.

FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Not as cold tonight; cloudy skies through the weekend FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Not as cold tonight; cloudy skies through the weekend

Winds NW 5-10 miles per hour. Most of Southwest Louisiana will cool down to the mid 40s, while a couple places may reach the upper 30s. A weak disturbance tracks through Mid-Missouri Thursday night which could bring a few flurries.The up and down t...

State Rep. Dan Johnson has died State Rep. Dan Johnson has died

Dan Johnson to resign amid sexual assault allegations, Gov. Matt Bevin says he's still reviewing the story and hasn't formed an opinion on the matter. AMERICA will not survive this type of judge and jury fake news. He urged conservatives to take a s...

Trump Only So-So In Terms of Understanding What His Jerusalem Announcement Means Trump Only So-So In Terms of Understanding What His Jerusalem Announcement Means

Nikki HaleyNimrata (Nikki) HaleyHaley: "Open question" if United States athletes will attend Olympics amid North Korea tensions Haley: Trump isn't deciding who controls east Jerusalem Emergency UN Security Council meeting called after Trump's Jer...

Naked Man Runs Wild On Traffic-Packed Freeway In Virginia Naked Man Runs Wild On Traffic-Packed Freeway In Virginia

The temperature was in the 20s with strong winds. Flores then went back to his vehicle, threw objects onto Sully Road and removed his clothing before jumping onto the moving truck, according to the police . He started swinging, laying down naked...

Oscar Pistorius injured in prison brawl over payphone Oscar Pistorius injured in prison brawl over payphone

Officials say the fight between Pistorius and a fellow inmate occurred over the use of a public phone in the special care unit of the Atteridgeville Correctional Centre where both offenders are detained. He was arrested the same day and later convict...

Netflix Wants to Know Why People Love 'The Christmas Prince' So Much Netflix Wants to Know Why People Love 'The Christmas Prince' So Much

Netflix , after all, produced and promoted the movie, which is in the vein of an uplifting, unapologetically cheery Hallmark film. Several users called the message "creepy" and questioned how closely Netflix monitors viewing habits. "Why are yo...

New York State Wants to Take Guns Away From All Domestic Abusers New York State Wants to Take Guns Away From All Domestic Abusers

Shortly afterward, his office released an updated schedule showing rapid-fire afternoon television appearances to discuss the blast, including interviews on MSNBC and CNN. The governor's staff contacted reporters and urged them to ask the governor ce...

Facebook criticised for response to questions on Russian Federation and Brexit Facebook criticised for response to questions on Russian Federation and Brexit

This follows the revelation that Russia-funded adverts placed on Facebook aiming to influence the U.S. presidential election a year ago could have reached up to 126m Americans, according to a testimony prepared by the company for the Senate judiciary...

NBA Highlights: James dishes 17 assists to beat Hawks NBA Highlights: James dishes 17 assists to beat Hawks

The Hawks are coming off a 111-107 loss at the Knicks on Sunday. Atlanta's scoring was led by Taurean Prince with 22 points while Kent Bazemore had 20 points. The over is 2-0. The Cavaliers have been on a tear as of late despite the fact they...

Congressman Mo Brooks diagnosed with cancer Congressman Mo Brooks diagnosed with cancer

The matter is "personal, private", he said . Brooks said he will undergo a radical prostatectomy December 15 and recuperate at home over the holidays. He hopes to return to Congress in early January. It was during those tests that his doctor disco...

Va. Dems, GOP blame each other of CHIP gamesmanship Va. Dems, GOP blame each other of CHIP gamesmanship

This, in turn, will be used as an excuse to discontinue funding of programs, such as CHIP, that serve those of limited economic means. The federal and state program helps subsidize wellness exams, immunizations, doctors visits, prescriptions and ...

Meat Tax on the Way Meat Tax on the Way

The London-based Farm Animal Investment Risk and Return (Fairr) Initiative's The Livestock Levy report, questions whether meat could become an increasingly attractive target for revenue creation based on goods deemed to be unhealthy or damaging t...

Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan to submit its reply to ICJ Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan to submit its reply to ICJ

Pakistan's legal team - after holding consultation with all departments concerned - had compiled a detailed reply in response to India's stance submitted with International Court of Justice ( ICJ ). Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa ratified the...

Semi-truck hits school bus full of kids, causing it to flip Semi-truck hits school bus full of kids, causing it to flip

The crash happened at U.S. Highway 27 and Lake Placid Drive at 7:48 a.m. when the semi-truck hit the back of the Highlands County school bus, troopers said. The NB lanes of USA 27 near Lake Ridge Drive are now closed. Twenty-two students and the bus ...

Celebration of life to happen Sunday for San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee Celebration of life to happen Sunday for San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

London Breed , who succeeded San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee after his sudden death, and Ron Conway of SV Angel spoke onstage during the TechCrunch 8th Annual Crunchies Awards at the Davies Symphony Hall in 2015. Breed said her primary focus is on assurin...

Ex-CM Koda guilty in coal scam Ex-CM Koda guilty in coal scam

Special Judge Bharat Parashar convicted the duo along with three others for irregularities in the allocation of Rajhara North coal block in Jharkhand to Kolkata-based private company, Vini Iron and Steel Udyog Ltd (VISUL). Apart from him, the court...

Iran nuclear deal talks to be held in Vienna today Iran nuclear deal talks to be held in Vienna today

Tillerson said that he looked forward to working with European partners to address Iran's destabilizing regional activities that "cannot be ignored and can not go unanswered". INARA allowed Congress 60 days to reimpose nuclear-related sanctions on a ...

Gundogan: City Are Yet To Win Anything Gundogan: City Are Yet To Win Anything

The Premier League is not like training. This weekend's Manchester Derby wasn't quite that. "We are not even halfway through the season". With United beating Bournemouth, it maintains City's 11-point advantage at the Premier League summit.

Hoax Story Claims That Washington Redskins Changed Team Name to 'Redhawks' Hoax Story Claims That Washington Redskins Changed Team Name to 'Redhawks'

Sportsillustrated.news, bleacherreport.news and washpostsports.com are most certainly not URLs belonging to Sports Illustrated , Bleacher Report and The Washington Post . "After decades of team owner Dan Snyder refusing to change the name of th...

Two Trump Judicial Nominees Withdraw Over Inflammatory Rhetoric Two Trump Judicial Nominees Withdraw Over Inflammatory Rhetoric

He called transgender children part of 'Satan's plan.' There is absolutely no way any member of the LGBTQ community could expect fair judgement in any court with Mateer on the bench. Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals. The organization, according to Bu...

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