Saturday February 24-th, 2018

Cool weather expected for Thanksgiving Day Cool weather expected for Thanksgiving Day

By 7-10 PM, a prefrontal line of showers inches in to the St. Lawrence Valley. The next chance for rain in the Harrisburg area will be on Saturday morning. Sunshine returns this afternoon but doesn't help temperatures out that much this afternoon...

Lahore court orders release of 26/11 Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed Lahore court orders release of 26/11 Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed

Saeed had filed an application in the Lahore High Court, challenging the order for extension of his house arrest. Also, LHC review board chaired by Justice Abdul Sami Khan ruled that there is no other case against Saeed for which he should be imm...

Georgia: four dead including a policeman in an anti-terrorist operation Georgia: four dead including a policeman in an anti-terrorist operation

According to media reports , security forces in the Georgian capital, Tbilisi, are conducting a security operation against gunmen in a residential area on the outskirts of the city. Giorgobiani said that the suspects refused an order to surrender an...

Israeli man's selfies at Majid-e-Nabwi spark outrage on social media Israeli man's selfies at Majid-e-Nabwi spark outrage on social media

In a Facebook post , he wrote: "People of Saudi Arabia would stand with the Jewish nation side by side". Tzion added he had also respect for other cultures and faiths. As Israel and Iran are arch rivals, citizens of the Jewish state are not allowed ...

Search teams, helicopter scour rugged Coquitlam area for missing dogwalker Search teams, helicopter scour rugged Coquitlam area for missing dogwalker

The announcement was made by Coquitlam RCMP Cpl. Close to 60 searchers led by Coquitlam Search and Rescue were combing new territory today in the "massive" backcountry of Eagle Mountain on day three of the search, RCMP said earlier. Coquitlam Searc...

United States investigator Mueller probing Kushner's contacts with Israelis United States investigator Mueller probing Kushner's contacts with Israelis

Special counsel Robert Mueller and his team are investigating White House senior adviser Jared Kushner's contacts with foreign leaders, and specifically those with Israeli leaders, according to a report the Wall Street Journal . Senior White H...

Mississippians take to road, sky as Thanksgiving holiday approaches Mississippians take to road, sky as Thanksgiving holiday approaches

According to the Georgia Department of Public Safety, 20 people were killed in vehicle collisions between last year's 102-hour Thanksgiving holiday travel period. As part of its annual "Arrive Alive" campaign, State troopers are reminding motorists t...

Dramatic Video Shows North Korean Defector Make Daring Escape Dramatic Video Shows North Korean Defector Make Daring Escape

He was shot by North Korean border guards while he was escaping to South Korean side last week. One North Korean soldier briefly stepped over the border, but the rest stayed put, for good reason: It's illegal to cross the border, and would likely b...

Second woman accuses Sen. Al Franken of inappropriate touching Second woman accuses Sen. Al Franken of inappropriate touching

Franken responded to the allegation by stating "I feel badly that Ms. Menz came away from our interaction feeling disrespected". Franken's approval rating has plummeted from 53 percent last November to only 36 percent. Republicans, still forced to ...

Texas Congressman Joe Barton Apologizes for 'Sexts' Texas Congressman Joe Barton Apologizes for 'Sexts'

The photo of a naked Mr. Barton, with his private parts obscured before it was posted, set off waves of speculation in Texas and Washington, where sexual harassment charges are roiling Capitol Hill . Sarah Dodd of Dodd Communications, who is helping...

Navy Aircraft Carrying 11 Crashes in Pacific, 3 Still Missing Navy Aircraft Carrying 11 Crashes in Pacific, 3 Still Missing

The names of crew and passengers were being withheld pending notification of next of kin, the Navy says. The USS Ronald Reagan is conducting search and rescue operations, the Navy said. Reports say United States military vessels has recently in...

Brian Bowen Will Never Play For Cardinals, Says University of Louisville Brian Bowen Will Never Play For Cardinals, Says University of Louisville

The probe led to Rick Pitino's ouster as Louisville's head coach before being replaced by David Padgett. Federal documents allege that Adidas funneled $100,000 to the family of an unnamed player, later identified as Bowen, to sign with Louisville at ...

Australia loses 9th legislator in citizenship crisis Australia loses 9th legislator in citizenship crisis

It was a British colony at the time and so she was deemed a United Kingdom citizen. Her mother obtained British citizenship when she was born in Singapore and retained it when Singapore got independence in 1963 because her father was born in the UK...

Indictment returned against man in NYC bike path attack Indictment returned against man in NYC bike path attack

Saipov, 29, was indicted in Manhattan on 22 counts, ranging from terrorism to both murder and attempted murder in aid of racketeering in connection to the October 31 terror attack , which left eight people dead and 12 wounded. During an interview wh...

Larry Nassar expected to plead guilty to multiple sexual assault charges Larry Nassar expected to plead guilty to multiple sexual assault charges

The Olympic gold medalist began, "First, I want to reiterate my apology for responding the way that I did to a comment that one of my teammates post". Maroney is one of a number of women who have come forward with stories of sexual harassment or assa...

Chinese e-Commerce Platform Auctions Two Boeing 747 Planes Chinese e-Commerce Platform Auctions Two Boeing 747 Planes

One of the Boeing 747-400 jets up for auction. The buyer of the two jets was the Chinese cargo carrier SF Airlines . Its distinctive "hump" upper deck along the forward part of the aircraft makes it among the world's most recognizable aircraft,...

Russia's Polyus shares down on Kerimov's detention Russia's Polyus shares down on Kerimov's detention

According to investigators, Kerimov, probably through intermediaries and front companies were buying real estate on the French Riviera, in particular, on the Cape of Antibes, where they like to rest wealthy people. He can be held for up to 48 hours i...

John Lennon's Stolen Iconic Glasses And Personal Diary Was Discovered In Germany John Lennon's Stolen Iconic Glasses And Personal Diary Was Discovered In Germany

The almost 100 items went missing from the NY home of the late Beatles star's widow Yoko Ono in 2006. Two weeks later, police confiscated the items. Other personal belongings of the singer had been found dead in the trunk of his auto. German auth...

United States airstrike kills over 100 al-Shabaab fighters in Somalia United States airstrike kills over 100 al-Shabaab fighters in Somalia

The United States Africa Command [AFRICOM] said Tuesday 100 militants were killed in a drone strike on Al Shabaab training camp in southern Somalia, Garowe Online reports. The United States has carried out roughly 30 strikes against al-Shabab this ...

'Battlefield 1' (ALL) Turning Tides Expansion Dated - Screens & Trailer 'Battlefield 1' (ALL) Turning Tides Expansion Dated - Screens & Trailer

There's a host of other Battlefield 1 news coming along with the third expansion's release date. New maps Cape Helles and Achi Baba will be released on December 11 and see players 'take part in the 1915 British amphibious assault of the Gallopoli...

Harry Kane has the best possible news for Tottenham supporters Harry Kane has the best possible news for Tottenham supporters

Tomorrow morning (Singapore time), they face Borussia Dortmund, who lifted the suspension on star striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang yesterday, after the Gabon worldwide was sanctioned for being late for training and an unauthorised video shoot at the...

Fresh Christmas trees may be harder to find this year Fresh Christmas trees may be harder to find this year

For the Wegmans, Christmas trees are a labor of love. Despite the high prices, many of them will buy a Christmas tree. "We can't afford to pay that price - that's what we charged our customers", Julie Vario said. A second tree that goes in Eagl...

United Kingdom teenagers above average in global problem-solving challenge United Kingdom teenagers above average in global problem-solving challenge

Among countries and regions with a score of over 530 points are Hong Kong - China (541), Korea (538), Canada, Estonia, Finland, Macao-China, New Zealand and Australia. The OECD average score was 500 and the United Kingdom scored 519. Non-immigrant st...

Mugabe 'resigns' as president Mugabe 'resigns' as president

In his letter, Mugabe insisted that his resignation was voluntary. The police have shown no resistance, while Chris Mutsvangwa, the leader of Zimbabwe's influential war veterans, said on Friday that Mugabe would not be allowed to resist the militar...

New bill to end instant triple talaq this winter session New bill to end instant triple talaq this winter session

The government, sources told PTI, may rush in the new legislation in the forthcoming winter session of Parliament. The five-judge constitution bench headed by then Chief Justice of India (CJI) JS Khehar had come out with a split verdict. In a recen...

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