Sunday November 18-th, 2018

Pakistan, US making behind the scenes efforts to mend relations Pakistan, US making behind the scenes efforts to mend relations

Pakistan was on the list for three years, until 2015. A top USA general said today he has started to see "positive indicators" from the Pakistan military, weeks after President Donald Trump ordered the suspension of U.S. "Pakistan has much to gai...

Kohl's To Host Aldi In 10-Store Pilot Kohl's To Host Aldi In 10-Store Pilot

It has underperformed by 9.54% the S&P500. Meeder Asset Management Inc. increased its stake in Kohl's Co. West Face Capital Inc bought 287,795 shares as the company's stock rose 4.79% with the market. Invesco owns 1.39M shares or 0.02% of their...

As Bollywood mourns Sridevi, a reporter picks her top movies As Bollywood mourns Sridevi, a reporter picks her top movies

After three days of high-octane drama, Sridevi's husband Boney Kapoor and stepson Arjun Kapoor were able to fly her body home in a private jet that took off from a special terminal for executive jets at the Dubai International Airport around 5.30...

Stokes emotional after man-of-the-match display Stokes emotional after man-of-the-match display

Santner was among the pick of the New Zealand players in the six-wicket loss, top scoring with his maiden half century, an unbeaten 63 which put some substance into an otherwise lacklustre batting effort. Colin de Grandhomme's brisk innings was end...

US Taiwan bill runs risk of war, Chinese state media warn US Taiwan bill runs risk of war, Chinese state media warn

The legislation allows unrestricted visits by US officials to the island, while Taiwanese officials would be allowed to enter the USA under respectful conditions. Presidential office spokesperson Huang Chong-yan said Washington was Taiwan's main ally...

Joshua Tree couple behind bars after children found living in box Joshua Tree couple behind bars after children found living in box

Deputies discovered the trailer home and plywood box while conducting routine checks in the area around 11 a.m. Thursday on the 700 block of Sunfair Road, in a remote area of Joshua Tree , California , according to a news release from the sheriff...

Trump nobel nomination complaint made by Norway police Trump nobel nomination complaint made by Norway police

Donald Trump . Norwegian Broadcasting (NRK) reported earlier this week that staff at the Norwegian Nobel Institute had reported a false nomination of Trump to Norwegian police. Among those allowed to propose candidates are members of parliament and...

Spy agency confirms assassination attempt on Queen Elizabeth II in 1981 Spy agency confirms assassination attempt on Queen Elizabeth II in 1981

According to the Mirror , witnesses reported that a loud crack "echoed" as the Queen stepped out of the Rolls Royce, but that they were initially told by police that the noise was from a falling sign or a vehicle backfiring. The royal parade took ...

Turkish Forces Suffer Losses Amid Olive Branch in Afrin Turkish Forces Suffer Losses Amid Olive Branch in Afrin

The death toll , released by the Turkish military staff in two separate statements, makes Thursday one of the deadliest days for Ankara since launching its cross-border operation against the People's Protection Units (YPG) in Syria's Afrin regio...

Reba McEntire to Host ACM Awards, Chris Stapleton Leads Nominations Reba McEntire to Host ACM Awards, Chris Stapleton Leads Nominations

Chris Stapleton leads with eight nominations in five categories, including his first nod for Entertainer of the Year . He was nominated last year, along with Brett Young , who is also nominated this year. He was also nominated for the eighth time ...

Toys R Us goes into administration Toys R Us goes into administration

Administrator PwC said it will continue to trade the business as normal while it attempts to find a buyer. Simon Thomas and Arron Kendall, partners in Moorfields Advisory Limited, have been appointed as joint administrators to Toys R Us .

Microsoft battles United States authorities who want access to foreign-stored data Microsoft battles United States authorities who want access to foreign-stored data

The government, which says the emails would show evidence of drug trafficking , got a search warrant in 2013. But the new laws would be little different from the ongoing case in the USA whereby the Department of Justice (DoJ) has demanded that Mi...

Alabama reportedly gets commitment from ECU grad transfer Gardner Minshew Alabama reportedly gets commitment from ECU grad transfer Gardner Minshew

We were just trying to compete for 40 minutes and that's what we did. Neither of us protected our home court. This is probably going to take a while to play out, though. They also only committed a combined 2 turnovers on Tuesday night. The news was...

Pakistan resorts to firing, shelling along LoC in J-K's Rajouri Pakistan resorts to firing, shelling along LoC in J-K's Rajouri

Two soldiers were among three people injured on Thursday as Pakistani troops continued firing mortar shells and small arms fire at intermittent intervals on forward Indian positions and civilian areas along the Line of Control in Rajouri and Poonch...

Trump Insists He'll Ban Bump Stocks Without Congress If Need Be Trump Insists He'll Ban Bump Stocks Without Congress If Need Be

At the bipartisan meeting, Trump said he would give "very serious thought" to a proposal to raise to 21 from 18 the age at which rifles such as the AR-15 - the gun used in the Parkland, Florida, school shooting - can be legally purchased. The preside...

Coming rainstorm prompts Santa Barbara County officials to issue warning Coming rainstorm prompts Santa Barbara County officials to issue warning

A map showing the communities now under the Recommended Evacuation Warning is available for your viewing by clicking here . The areas included in the evacuation warning include: Goleta, Santa Barbara, Montecito, Summerland and Carpinteria .

Will a nor'easter snow storm hit us? We could get lucky Will a nor'easter snow storm hit us? We could get lucky

The next storm system will bring rain, wind and snow to end the week. MEMA also warned of potential tree damage and scattered power outages in Eastern Massachusetts because of wind gusts , as well as potential street flooding in urban areas.

US President Donald Trump's gun meeting went off the rails quickly US President Donald Trump's gun meeting went off the rails quickly

But he also appeared to support raising the minimum age to buy firearms from 18 to 21, and asked Toomey whether he would add that measure to his bill. "We're open to the possibility that he's just playing Machiavelli here, but I don't think we can as...

Brexit: ex-trade chief warns against leaving single market

But the former most senior government official in Fox's department compared leaving the EU's single market and customs union to being like swapping a three-course meal for a packet of crisps. "Almost a year before the departure from the European Unio...

Jerusalem: Church of the Holy Sepulchre reopens Jerusalem: Church of the Holy Sepulchre reopens

The first to enter were a group of pilgrims who said that they had prayed at the doors every day since the closure, which is believed to have been the longest in almost 30 years. The protest was also against the Knesset bill that seeks to allow the s...

Georgia Senate to vote on tax bill, Delta benefit dropped Georgia Senate to vote on tax bill, Delta benefit dropped

Today, they voted to take it away and the governor is likely to sign it. The state's House of Representatives and Senate both passed a sweeping tax package within hours of each other on Thursday that was amended to exclude a $50m (£36m) sales-t...

Naftogaz claims $2.56bn win Naftogaz claims $2.56bn win

The row threatens to open a new front in a long-running legal battle between the companies - a by-product of broader political tension following Russia's annexation of Crimea in 2014 and support for separatists in eastern Ukraine. Reverse flows refer...

Kelly: I Left DHS (For White House) Because 'God Punished Me' Kelly: I Left DHS (For White House) Because 'God Punished Me'

And on Thursday morning, Scaramucci hoped that Trump was watching CNN, where he told Chris Cuomo that "morale is terrible" in the West Wing, where Kelly rules "by fear and intimidation". "The reason the morale is awful is that the rule by fear and in...

Stoneman Douglas marks first day of classes with 17 seconds of silence Stoneman Douglas marks first day of classes with 17 seconds of silence

The shooting has thrust numerous surviving students into the center of the nation's gun debate. "It really is a marathon and not a sprint", he said in a phone interview from his Colorado home. All visitors are asked to report to the office and,...

Fed chair Jerome Powell sees 'no evidence' of overheating in USA economy Fed chair Jerome Powell sees 'no evidence' of overheating in USA economy

One report showed that inflation remains below the Fed's preferred target of 2 percent, but economists said that the advance for inflation in recent months has been enough to keep the Fed on track to continue raising interest rates. Powell said h...

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