Monday December 17-th, 2018

Taylor Swift wins CMA award for country hit she wrote Taylor Swift wins CMA award for country hit she wrote

The song " Better Man " that she wrote for country group Little Big Town won the Song of the Year award at Wednesday night's 51st Annual CMA Awards . Fans immediately rushed to Twitter to praise their queen and demand to know why she didn't sh...

U.S. to stage drill with three carriers as Trump visits Asia U.S. to stage drill with three carriers as Trump visits Asia

The San Diego-based carrier Theodore Roosevelt is joining two other flattops for a major exercise in the western Pacific that begins Saturday. He mentioned that this type of operation is very complex. Trump sought to ratchet up pressure on North Ko...

Schuylkill County High School Hosts Veterans Day Program Schuylkill County High School Hosts Veterans Day Program

Then, veterans and others will head down to the school auditorium for the Veterans Day program from 9 to 10 a.m. Blue Ridge Intermediate and Junior High School - Biscuits and gravy will be served to veterans from 7:30 to 8:20 a.m.at the junior high...

Inspector general's report questions whether airport security is up to snuff Inspector general's report questions whether airport security is up to snuff

The DHS did not publicly release the rate at which the TSA failed, but one insider told ABC News that an 80-percent failure rate was "in the ballpark". Twitter users questioned whether airports should still use TSA and lamented the security proce...

Russian offered to send prostitutes to Trump's hotel room Russian offered to send prostitutes to Trump's hotel room

Schiller insisted that he and Trump laughed about the offer as they left, and that he guarded the mogul's hotel room for the rest of the day before going to bed. "We are appalled by the leaks that are coming from partisan insiders from the House Inte...

Alabama GOP US Senate Candidate Accused of Groping Teen Decades Ago Alabama GOP US Senate Candidate Accused of Groping Teen Decades Ago

In his almost three decades of public service, Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore has styled himself as one of the most religiously righteous politicians of the modern era. The problem for Republicans is, by law, it's too late to take M...

Grieving Family Says Pre-K Gave Allergic Toddler Grilled Cheese Grieving Family Says Pre-K Gave Allergic Toddler Grilled Cheese

After the unfortunate death of a 3-year-old, who had an extreme dairy allergy, a preschool in Harlem has been closed by the Health Department. The New York City Health Department released a statement late Wednesday that the school will remain c...

Boris Johnson praises Donald Trump as a 'great global brand' Boris Johnson praises Donald Trump as a 'great global brand'

The Foreign Secretary was asked about the positive reception that Trump has received during his tour of the far east, in contrast to the relatively hostile reception he receives in the U.S. Johnson "faced new calls to step down" following today's rev...

Putin: Russian doping scandals could be USA election meddling Putin: Russian doping scandals could be USA election meddling

This weekend Putin is expected to meet Donald Trump , who is now touring Asia, during a summit in Vietnam. "It will be on November 10", Yuri Ushakov was quoted as saying by Russia's official TASS news agency. Recall, Ksenia Sobchak, who intends to...

The UN has warned about the threat of starvation in Yemen The UN has warned about the threat of starvation in Yemen

Saudi led a military coalition of 10 countries and intervened in Yemen's civil war in March 2015 to back the internationally recognized government of exiled President Abd Rabbu Mansour Hadi against Iranian-allied Shiite Houthis, who stormed the cap...

Invasion would be needed to destroy North Korea bombs, Pentagon says Invasion would be needed to destroy North Korea bombs, Pentagon says

The only way for the U.S.to discover the extent of North Korea's nuclear arsenal and destroy it is through a ground invasion . "It could kill millions of South Koreans and put troops and civilians in Guam and Japan at risk". It was not pleasant fo...

Texas GOP Rep. Ted Poe Announces He Will Retire In 2018 Texas GOP Rep. Ted Poe Announces He Will Retire In 2018

Poe is the third Texas lawmaker who has announced his retirement from Congress in a week: U.S. Rep. Lamar Smith , R-San Antonio, and U.S. Rep Jeb Hensarling, R-Dallas, announced last week they would also not be seeking reelection. Democrats had so...

Repealing Obamacare individual mandate would boost uninsured by 4 million, CBO finds Repealing Obamacare individual mandate would boost uninsured by 4 million, CBO finds

The analysis comes as Republicans push for repealing the individual mandate as a way to pay for tax cuts. Sen. Tom Cotton, Arkansas Republican, says it is a win-win for consumers struggling under Obamacare's penalty for not holding insurance and ...

Burning elephant image wins Sanctuary Asia's top photography prize Burning elephant image wins Sanctuary Asia's top photography prize

Hazra won the 2017 Sanctuary's Wildlife Photographer of the Year award from the Sanctuary Foundation because of the heart-wrenching photo. The image shows a calf on fire as it and an adult elephant run for their lives - as a crowd of "jeering" pe...

Time candidate unseats Republican who ridiculed Women's March Time candidate unseats Republican who ridiculed Women's March

Carman refused to apologize, saying , "the women I'm surrounded by, my family, my friends, my colleagues are all strong, confident women, women who are sure of themselves". Then she chose to run for his seat - and on Tuesday, she won it. This isn'...

Texas church killer allegedly sexually assaulted two women Texas church killer allegedly sexually assaulted two women

The suspect, Devin Kelley , was placed in a mental health facility called Peak Behavioral Health Services in Santa Teresa, New Mexico and was arrested by El Paso police on June 7, 2012 at a Greyhound bus station not far from the U.S. He said he ha...

Paradise Papers: Queen's private estate invests in offshore tax havens Paradise Papers: Queen's private estate invests in offshore tax havens

The documents about Elizabeth's financial holdings are part of a tranche of some 13.4 million records of offshore accounts dubbed the " Paradise Papera", leaked to German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung and shared with the International Consortium o...

YOU BEWDY: QLD To Trial Drive-Through Voting Polls At Upcoming Election YOU BEWDY: QLD To Trial Drive-Through Voting Polls At Upcoming Election

Exactly one year ago, droves of people headed to the polls to vote in the 2016 presidential election. So far that's up about 2,000 absentee ballots from that election but state officials say about 34,000 fewer absentee ballots were requested compar...

VP Mike Pence to visit Texas Wednesday to visit church shooting site VP Mike Pence to visit Texas Wednesday to visit church shooting site

Vice President Pence is visiting with victims and family members affected by the Sutherland Springs church shooting, which occurred on Sunday. Trump was traveling in Asia on Wednesday. In the wake of two mass shootings and calls for tighter gun contr...

Japanese Prime Minister Falls While Playing Golf With Donald Trump Japanese Prime Minister Falls While Playing Golf With Donald Trump

The presidential-level ineptitude was seemingly apparent in a multitude of meme's showing Trump pouring the lion's share of his allocated fish food into a koi pond in a single swoop, rather than delicately spooning it into the pond, like his host, J...

China's trade surplus with USA eases as Trump visits China's trade surplus with USA eases as Trump visits

The ceremony accompanying Trump's arrival Wednesday afternoon was elaborate even by China's lavish standards. China is "giving Trump lots of face, vanities and protocol". After carefully listening to Obama, the person said, Xi replied that he would...

Gujarat elections: Demonetisation, GST broke textile hub Surat's legs, says Rahul Gandhi Gujarat elections: Demonetisation, GST broke textile hub Surat's legs, says Rahul Gandhi

Singh took a swipe at Gandhi saying he suffered from "defective vision" and "could not see the reality", when asked about the Congress leaders remarks that according to a NITI Aayog report Himachal fared better than Gujarat in many areas and corrup...

CBI said that the Class 11th student has murdered Pradyuman CBI said that the Class 11th student has murdered Pradyuman

The boy allegedly committed the murder in order to defer the school examination and a parent-teacher meeting as he was academically weak and poorly prepared. Amid spiraling outrage and shock over a murder in school, the Gurgaon police also announ...

Lavrov on Putin-Trump meeting in Da Nang: schedules being coordinated Lavrov on Putin-Trump meeting in Da Nang: schedules being coordinated

Lavrov added that his contacts with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson could be held as well, but that will be possible only on the sidelines of the APEC summit on November 10-11, since Tillerson is accompanying the US president during his Asian tou...

Texas church shooting, is this the new Texas church shooting, is this the new "normal?"

There are no words to adequately describe the horror and anger arising from the latest act of mass murder in America. What do you want to say about a solution? "So, that's the way I feel about it". "If you did what you're suggesting, there would have...

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