Monday December 17-th, 2018

3 children, mother die in Brooklyn house fire 3 children, mother die in Brooklyn house fire

The 45-year-old husband of the woman killed in the fire suffered critical injuries in the blaze. The fire quickly spread through the building before a neighbor called police, FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro said at a news conference. The victims, all ...

12 killed after fire breaks out on Mumbai's Khairani Road 12 killed after fire breaks out on Mumbai's Khairani Road

Police said 12 people were killed in a fire in a wholesale snacks shop in India's financial hub Mumbai on Monday. "Those who were outside were able to move out, but those who were inside, they were trapped and could not come out", he said.

Honduras: President Juan Orlando Hernandez declared election victor Honduras: President Juan Orlando Hernandez declared election victor

The announcement will likely feed the unrest that's engulfed city centres across Honduras, where popular forces have united behind an Opposition Alliance that has held massive protests while accusing the government of using gangs to terrorize the pop...

Fog advisories in effect for almost entire state Fog advisories in effect for almost entire state

We've got several chances to see some rain this week though, mostly spotty showers through Tuesday . Christmas Eve into Christmas Day looks COLD and DRY with lows in the 20s and highs in the 30s.right now. More rain moves in Friday and how quickly...

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte says he supports same-sex marriage

The senator's mother, Dionisia, said she was not sure if God would bring them enough money to make Pacquiao win the presidency but she assured her son she would support him."I want you to take care of yourself and to keep praying every night", she sa...

Six dead in 'horrific' crash Six dead in 'horrific' crash

His passengers - a man and a woman - were quickly removed from the cab but sadly, the woman was also confirmed dead on scene . WMAS confirmed that there were three other cars involved with none of the occupants being seriously hurt: a man and woma...

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX) Trading Down 7% Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX) Trading Down 7%

About 6.93 million shares traded or 120.37% up from the average. It has outperformed by 18.90% the S&P500. Among 27 analysts covering Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (NYSE:VRX), 6 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 16 Hold. The stock was purchased at an aver...

US, India hold similar views on Kashmir dispute: NSA Janjua US, India hold similar views on Kashmir dispute: NSA Janjua

Janjua said that Pakistan's nuclear programme is being criticized. The adviser said there is still a long way to go as the Taliban in Afghanistan are becoming stronger and India is accumulating more and more weapons. "Security in South Asia is und...

IS claims attack on spy agency centre in Afghan capital IS claims attack on spy agency centre in Afghan capital

Security forces were deployed in the area and were battling the militants, he said. The CRU also rescued scores of civilians from nearby buildings and cordoned off the area for precautionary measures, he said, adding "more details would be made pub...

Breaking Down Trump's First National-Security Policy

The President will discuss the strategy during a speech Monday afternoon in Washington . White House officials say it's meant to serve as a springboard for several more in-depth policy outlines to come. The administration believes the nation needs...

Trump discusses North Korea situation with Putin -White House Trump discusses North Korea situation with Putin -White House

Mr Trump's one-on-one chat came after Mr Putin praised the USA president's handling of the economy during his annual press conference in Moscow . Look at how the markets have grown. -Russia relations. Rob Goldstone, a British music promoter, repor...

Homicide investigators take lead in Sherman case, cause of death released Homicide investigators take lead in Sherman case, cause of death released

In a statement , police formally identified Mr. Sherman, 75, and Ms. Sherman, 70, as the deceased found Friday at a home in a wealthy enclave in north Toronto. Neighbours confirmed that the property was the couple's home. Sherman was known for en...

Few Showers Tonight, Mild Monday Few Showers Tonight, Mild Monday

Tonight , the bulk of the rainfall should taper off from west to east, but additional light showers will be possible overnight. High temperatures are once again forecast to be in the mid 70's. Following the system is milder air, which spreads in for ...

Sarah Palin's oldest son arrested for alleged domestic violence Sarah Palin's oldest son arrested for alleged domestic violence

He has had legal troubles in the past: In 2016, he faced several charges related to domestic violence , including using a weapon while intoxicated, and in 2014 he was involved in a brawl at a family gathering. The assault charge and interfering with...

UN Votes On US' Recognition Of Jerusalem Status

Separately, UGM's International Relations department head, Nur Rachmat Yuliantoro, said that Trump's statement on Jerusalem was destructive and showed the US's failure in playing a central role in the Israel-Palestine peace process. A resolution nee...

Friends, family gather to remember Lorenzen Wright

Memphis police have officially arrested and charged the ex-wife of former National Basketball Association player Lorenzen Wright with a charge of first-degree murder in the case of Wright's 2010 slaying in his home state of Tennessee. Marion said s...

EC withdraws notice to Rahul Gandhi over TV interview EC withdraws notice to Rahul Gandhi over TV interview

The Congress had on December 14 complained to the Election Commission about "a road show" undertaken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi after he cast his vote here during the second phase of the Gujarat Assembly polls. The EC, in a press statement, ha...

BJP returns to power in Himachal, Congress loses another state BJP returns to power in Himachal, Congress loses another state

Early trends showed the BJP ahead right from the time the vote count began at 8 am. The party won its first seat by defeating Congress cabinet Minister Prakash Chaudhary on Monday. BJP came back to power in 1998, and has ruled uninterrupted since the...

Deadly tropical storm hits eastern Philippines Deadly tropical storm hits eastern Philippines

Farmland in the mainly rural region was also under water, while seven people were injured by landslides and flying objects, the regional civil defence office said in a report. Military trucks drove through rising floodwaters on Samar and Leyte to res...

California Issues First Round of Cannabis Licenses California Issues First Round of Cannabis Licenses

In a press release , the bureau stated that more than 1,900 users registered with their online licensing system, and that more than 200 applications have been submitted. A spokesperson told ABC10 that as of Thursday, the CDPH has received 55 requests...

Policeman fighting for life after Maserati ploughs into two officers Policeman fighting for life after Maserati ploughs into two officers

The officers are in a critical condition in hospital with their next of kin in attendance. It described the state of his female as serious but stable after sustaining "a number of fractures". "It is incidents such as this that act as a stark reminder...

7-year-old's heartbreaking letter to Santa inspires flood of donations 7-year-old's heartbreaking letter to Santa inspires flood of donations

When school was dismissed for the day, Espiricueta began reading the letters and was taken aback in particular by one student's note. The little girl said she wanted a ball instead of a doll because then both she and her brother could play with it.

Congress' Karnataka government has failed to nab Lankesh killers: Rajnath Singh Congress' Karnataka government has failed to nab Lankesh killers: Rajnath Singh

The culprits will be punished. Journalist Lankesh was shot dead by unidentified assailants here in September, leading to a national outrage. Refuting the charge of newly-elected Congress President Rahul Gandhi that the BJP was stoking fire in t...

Eleven killed in attacks on police in Afghanistan Eleven killed in attacks on police in Afghanistan

The assaults on two police post are the latest in a series of deadly attacks on Afghan security forces claimed by the Taliban. After 16 years of war the resurgent militants show no signs of fatigue, ramping up their campaign against beleaguered gov...

Police Say Deaths of Apotex Founder and Wife Being Investigated as Homicides Police Say Deaths of Apotex Founder and Wife Being Investigated as Homicides

Local media cited a police source as saying the Shermans' bodies were found hanging from a railing around a basement pool, the theory being that the Apotex chairman killed his wife Honey, hung her body and then hanged himself by the pool's edge.

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