Wednesday January 17-th, 2018

Four policemen killed in Sopore IED blast Four policemen killed in Sopore IED blast

At least four policemen were killed in an improvised explosive device blast in Sopore town in Baramulla district in Jammu and Kashmir , PTIreported. Three of the deceased policemen have been identified as ASI Irshad Ahmad, Muhammad Amin , and Ghul...

IS supports Iranian anti-government protests IS supports Iranian anti-government protests

The government acted against one of those supposed enemies Wednesday, with the arrest of an unidentified European citizen who "had been trained by espionage organizations in Europe", according to the Tasnim news agency, a mouthpiece of the Islamic Re...

'Bomb cyclone' winter storm threatens East Coast with cold, hurricane winds 'Bomb cyclone' winter storm threatens East Coast with cold, hurricane winds

Forecasters anticipate a " bomb cyclone " could smash the Northeast this week, but the term isn't a ratings-driven hyperbole; it's a name rooted in the science of meteorology. This storm has the potential to bring heavy snow and strong winds, especia...

Tillerson elaborates USA foreign policy, says will keep job for whole 2018 Tillerson elaborates USA foreign policy, says will keep job for whole 2018

Tillerson, who has had a rocky first year under Trump, said the president identified North Korea as the United States' "greatest security threat" when he took office, and has taken many steps this year to isolate Pyongyang by carrying out a "policy...

Lottery fever hits USA as Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots top $1bn Lottery fever hits USA as Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots top $1bn

To put that in perspective, you're more likely to get struck by lightning, become president of the United States, get bitten by a shark or crushed by an asteroid, among many other more probable zany events, than win either the Powerball or the Mega ...

Trump says so-called 'chain migration' provides 'gateway for terrorism' Trump says so-called 'chain migration' provides 'gateway for terrorism'

Trump has promised "a big, attractive wall" with Mexico as a centerpiece of his presidency but offered few details of where it would be built, when and at what cost. The Trump administration is seeking $33 billion in total to increase security along ...

State lawmakers expected in new session to debate legalizing pot State lawmakers expected in new session to debate legalizing pot

Now, she's glad she didn't, and she said dispensaries should be prepared for anything. In 2012, Colorado and Washington became the first states to legalize recreational marijuana. Industry advocates say Sessions' announcement will likely dissua...

We're not going to ban Donald Trump We're not going to ban Donald Trump

During a speech that Kim Jong-un gave on New Year's Day, he warned the United States that North Korea's nuclear forces have been "completed", and his launch button was always in reach. Dorsey, who was also criticized for suspending actress Rose McG...

US Customs and Border Patrol Sets New Rules For Searching Electronic Devices US Customs and Border Patrol Sets New Rules For Searching Electronic Devices

The agency said newly-issued guidelines , replacing a 2009 directive that allow border searches of devices belonging to both Americans and foreign nationals without a warrant, will now require "reasonable suspicion" for border authorities to condu...

Heavy Snow And High Winds Pound The East Coast Heavy Snow And High Winds Pound The East Coast

Commuters who braved the storm in the morning anxious that they could be stranded during the storm's peak expected later in the day. "The 21-year-old Boston Children's Hospital research student was out getting groceries but planned to spend a g...

Arkansas Powerball reaches $570M, Mega Millions at $450M Arkansas Powerball reaches $570M, Mega Millions at $450M

The Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots hover around and exceed the $500 million mark. Those are the two games with the largest payouts offered by the N.C. Both jackpots have been rolling since October. While the winning numbers for the Powerbal...

La Liga giants manager expected to takeover from Antonio Conte at Chelsea La Liga giants manager expected to takeover from Antonio Conte at Chelsea

He is also attracting interest from Italian clubs, however, and Chelsea are keeping tabs on Maurizio Sarri and Massimiliano Allegri as alternatives to Argentine Simeone. The Italian was strongly linked with a move away from Stamford Bridge last sum...

Ridley Scott To Maybe, Possibly Make THE MERLIN SAGA For Disney Ridley Scott To Maybe, Possibly Make THE MERLIN SAGA For Disney

Based on the T.A. Barron books of the same name, the movie would focus on Merlin rather than most Arthurian stories that focus on King Arthur. Sources told Variety that Scott is close to signing a deal, though one hasn't been made yet.

Mega Millions: More expensive to enter, harder to win Mega Millions: More expensive to enter, harder to win

The Mega Millions jackpot has been rolling since it was last won at $42 million on October 13, 2017. What would have been the eighth largest Mega Millions jackpot ever now has the potential to become its fourth largest prize. Lottery officials ...

PM vouch for innovative ways for development of backward districts PM vouch for innovative ways for development of backward districts

Mr Modi said, success can only be achieved through people's participation. Reiterating that the development of backward districts is imperative, the Prime Minister said that regional imbalances should not be allowed to increase indefinitely.

And the winner is... Republican the victor after name drawn from bowl And the winner is... Republican the victor after name drawn from bowl

The next day, however, a three-judge panel with the Newport News Circuit Court, which was tasked with certifying the results, decided that one of the ballots that was ruled invalid should not have been, leaving the race tied. With Yancey's win today,...

Son Murders Sick Mother By Throwing Her Off Building Terrace In Rajkot Son Murders Sick Mother By Throwing Her Off Building Terrace In Rajkot

Sandeep had allegedly pushed his mother Jayshree Ben, aged 64, off the roof of the building and pretended to be unaware of it. The police in November 2017 had registered it as a case of suicide. Initially, the Nathwani family had claimed that Jayas...

Storm Eleanor blasts across Europe Storm Eleanor blasts across Europe

The maximum temperature tomorrow will be 6 °C. Forecasters warned more severe weather is on the way, with temperatures set to plunge to -10C in rural areas of Scotland , -6C in northern England and -3C in the south. According to local people this ...

At least nine people go missing as avalanche hits Kashmir's Kupwara At least nine people go missing as avalanche hits Kashmir's Kupwara

The number of people missing has gone up to nine from the initial figure of six in the evening. Reports said that the Beacon officer who was swept away by the avalanche has been found dead in Kupwara district. The missing people were reportedly on ...

Elijah Cummings hospitalized and his wife to suspend her run for Governor Elijah Cummings hospitalized and his wife to suspend her run for Governor

It was not promptly clear if Cummings' hospitalization was identified with the heart issues that has tormented him since the previous spring. In October, she gained the potentially lucrative endorsement of the national political group Emily's List...

China to ban steel exports to N Korea, cap crude oil exports China to ban steel exports to N Korea, cap crude oil exports

The newspaper Chosun Ilbo reported this week, citing shipping registration documents, that vessels owned by companies in mainland China but registered in Panama, Belize and other countries were suspected of improperly supplying oil to North Korea.

Saakashvili intends to continue fighting corruption, oligarchs in Ukraine, Georgia Saakashvili intends to continue fighting corruption, oligarchs in Ukraine, Georgia

Petro O. Poroshenko, who became Ukraine's president after the ouster of Viktor F. Yanukovych, rewarded him with citizenship and a position as regional governor in Odessa. "The trial of a president for using his right to pardon , which is not limited...

Home of Roy Moore accuser burns, investigated as arson Home of Roy Moore accuser burns, investigated as arson

Johnson's home on Lake Mary Louise Road in Gadsden, Alabama, burned down Tuesday in a fire now under investigation by the Etowah County Arson Task Force, AL.com first reported. "But there have been no charges, to my knowledge, related to the fire at...

4 found shot to death in Los Angeles County suburb

All four were pronounced dead at the scene shortly before 7am. Authorities believe a man shot and killed his wife and two children before turning the gun on himself in their Southern California home, where their bodies were found Friday.

Protesters accuse Twitter CEO of being 'complicit' after Trump nuclear button tweet Protesters accuse Twitter CEO of being 'complicit' after Trump nuclear button tweet

The US President is perhaps the most high-profile regular user of the platform, with his provocative use of the platform often making global headlines. If they delete the tweets or the tweeter talking about launching nuclear weapons, then the other...

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