Wednesday January 17-th, 2018

Mormon Church President Thomas Monson Dies At 90 Mormon Church President Thomas Monson Dies At 90

The Church is expected to name its next president after Monson's funeral. "To his family, we extend our most honest condolences and love". That means the two counselors, President Henry B. Monson presided over a significant expansion in the program, ...

Fodder Scam: Lalu Prasad Yadav pleads minimum punishment Fodder Scam: Lalu Prasad Yadav pleads minimum punishment

The judge also informed Prasad about the contempt notices to RJD leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, Prasad's son and former Bihar deputy chief minister Tejaswi Yadav, Congress leader Manish Tiwari and RJD leader Shivanand Tiwari. He said on Thursday t...

Israeli security: Iran-backed terror cell uncovered in West Bank Israeli security: Iran-backed terror cell uncovered in West Bank

It said it had cracked a Palestinian militant cell suspected of having been recruited and handled by Iranian intelligence officers who worked out of South Africa. For his work, Muhammad Mahamara received $8,000 from the Iranians. The two agreed to fo...

Oil prices reached highest end-of-year price since 2013 Oil prices reached highest end-of-year price since 2013

USA crude inventories fell to 424.5 million barrels last week, while distillate supplies climbed by about 8.9 million barrels, the most since December 2016, the EIA said. The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and Russian Federation are wo...

DNA offers evidence of new population of native Alaskans DNA offers evidence of new population of native Alaskans

The second was the newly identified population called Ancient Beringians who included the infant. "Prior to this study, we did not know that this Ancient Beringian population existed", said Potter. Researchers named the people "Ancient Beringians"....

Trump's Immigration Chief Just Floated Throwing (Democratic) Politicians in Jail Trump's Immigration Chief Just Floated Throwing (Democratic) Politicians in Jail

Pranksters with a political message posted at least two official-looking signs over the weekend welcoming criminals, gang members and undocumented immigrants to the newly declared " sanctuary state" of California , including one along Interstate 15...

National Weather Service Reports Snow Totals, What To Expect After Storm National Weather Service Reports Snow Totals, What To Expect After Storm

Long Island, NY - January 3, 2017 - Hopes for a comparatively mild winter season in 2018 are about to be dashed by Mother Nature herself in a few hours. The storm will feature heavy snow and blowing snow. Localized snow amounts of up to 10 inches are...

Tiger Woods to start season at Torrey Pines for Farmers Insurance Open Tiger Woods to start season at Torrey Pines for Farmers Insurance Open

Woods fell flat in his PGA Tour return at the 2017 Farmers Insurance Open where he missed the cut by four shots. That remains the last of his major victories. He has been limited by four operations on his back in just over three years, the last and m...

Fog continues troubling Delhi travellers, flights delayed, trains cancelled Fog continues troubling Delhi travellers, flights delayed, trains cancelled

Giving more details about the technology being used and the advantages it brings, Chowdhary said, "It alerts loco pilot about level crossings and signal". At 8.30 a.m., humidity was 97 per cent and visibility improved to 300 metres. According to the ...

Paul Manafort Suing Justice Department After Indictment in Russia Investigation Paul Manafort Suing Justice Department After Indictment in Russia Investigation

The documents, also given to congressional investigators, cover the years 2015 through 2017 and include records of conversations by employees of Trump's business but no financial records, according to CNN's sources. Fitton said, "You've got these a...

Pugh: Pugh: "No child should be sitting in a classroom without heat"

In it, he asks students - some of whom are wearing heavy coats - questions about the conditions and how cold it was in the school. On Wednesday, four schools were closed and two others were dismissed early. "This is what #Baltimore students tryin...

'Don't fear death,' Xi Jinping exhorts the Chinese military 'Don't fear death,' Xi Jinping exhorts the Chinese military

Amid rising tensions in East Asia, the address comes at the beginning of a New Year, when China and other countries in the region seem to be anticipating a potentially hard year ahead. But concerns have grown as Beijing has imposed increasingly asser...

No school in Worcester on Friday No school in Worcester on Friday

Colder than normal temperatures forced the Lake County School District to take extra precautions to keep students safe on the first day back from holiday vacation. "It's important that we work together to make sure students are prepared to go to scho...

Sean Spicer: Bannon's Comments About Don Jr. Were 'Out of Bounds' Sean Spicer: Bannon's Comments About Don Jr. Were 'Out of Bounds'

The two appeared on "S.E. Cupp Unfiltered", where they discussed comments Bannon made in Michael Wolff's new book, " Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House". "There's a lot of the quotes that I know are attributed to myself and to other people ...

Saudi Royal Air Defense Forces intercept, destroy ballistic missile fired at Najran Saudi Royal Air Defense Forces intercept, destroy ballistic missile fired at Najran

The Saudi air defence intercepted the missile and shot it down without causing any damage. The missile was deliberately launched towards Najran to target civilian areas, but it was intercepted and destroyed by the Brigades "Patriot" in the sky of N...

Gov. Cooper: Hundreds of crashes, several fatalities linked to winter storm Gov. Cooper: Hundreds of crashes, several fatalities linked to winter storm

The storm dumped up to 7 inches of snow on coastal counties. Cooper says he'll issue an emergency declaration in storm-affected areas. Wake and Durham counties got more than 1 inch (2.5 centimeters). The National Weather Service had blizzard, win...

Ex-Canadian Diplomat: US Must Stay Out of Intra-Korean Talks

Seoul responded with an offer of talks and earlier this week the hotline between them was restored after being suspended for nearly two years. The White House is defending President Donald Trump's Twitter riposte to North Korean leader Kim J...

Mnuchin: New book on Trump White House '#Fake' Mnuchin: New book on Trump White House '#Fake'

In the letter, Harder advised Bannon to stop discussing Trump or his family with any journalists, authors or bloggers. I never spoke to him for book. Full of lies, misrepresentations and sources that don't exist. The author also claims Ivanka and Jar...

Key moments from the protests rocking Iran Key moments from the protests rocking Iran

The strength of protests shaking Iran was unclear on Thursday after a week of unrest that killed at least 21 people, with fewer reports of demonstrations as government supporters again took to the streets in several cities and towns. USA envoy Nikki ...

Frozen iguanas are falling out of trees in Florida right now

Members of media outlets tweeted photos of the event, including an iguana lying belly-up next to one writer's swimming pool. Many pythons were also reported dead, floating in the Everglades. Professionals say iguanas are not the only creatures that s...

Gulf of Mexico to open up for offshore drilling

Wyden is a co-sponsor of a bill that would permanently ban offshore drilling off the coast of Oregon, Washington and California. California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said in a statement that he was evaluating all options to protect the ...

Plane vanishes from radar midflight over Texas Plane vanishes from radar midflight over Texas

The Georgetown Municipal Airport manager told KVUE they never had contact with the pilot, saying they usually don't hear from a pilot until they're ready to land at the facility. The pilot, identified as Dr. John William "Bill" Kinsinger, departed Wi...

Kabul blast: Death toll rises to 20 Kabul blast: Death toll rises to 20

In a statement Thursday, President Ashraf Ghani called the attack "inhumane" and against the tenets of Islam. It said at least 20 wounded people had been taken to a local hospital following the attack. At least 15 people were killed and nearly 20 o...

Alabama woman who accused Roy Moore of sexual abuse sues for defamation Alabama woman who accused Roy Moore of sexual abuse sues for defamation

Leigh Corfman, who told the Washington Post that Roy Moore sexually abused her when she was a 14-year-old girl and he was a 32-year-old assistant district attorney, has filed suit in Alabama alleging that Roy Moore and his senate campaign defamed...

No data breach has been done, clarifies UIDAI No data breach has been done, clarifies UIDAI

The agent then created a "gateway" for the reporter and gave a login ID and password, thus giving unrestricted access to details, including name, address, postal code (PIN), photo, phone number and email, of more than 1 billion Aadhaar numbers submit...

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