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Tasks for new Himachal CM Jai Ram Thakur: Development, fight against corruption

This ended almost a week of suspense and tussle within the party for the top post since former chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal - who was named by the party as ...


North Korea says United Nations sanctions are an "act of war"

North Korea on Sunday rejected the latest sanctions imposed on it by the UN Security Council ( UNSC ) and reiterated its intention of further developing its nu...


Dozens killed in Rajasthan bus crash

Two dozen persons are injured in the accident. As per reports, the driver lost control over the vehicle. Sawai Madhopur Maman Singh, superintendent of Ra...


Papa Tossed! Pizza Chain Orders Up New CEO

He also said that sales had declined because of the protests. "I am so proud of Steve - he has excelled at every job he's ever held at Papa John's - from be...


Arab alliance: Yemen 1m cholera cases report exaggerated

Yemen is one of the Arab world's poorest countries and has been ravaged by fighting between forces loyal to the government of President Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi ...


Kyle Fuller's interception helps Bears take 6-3 lead over Browns

Then there's CBS , where an incredible five of the eight experts tasked with game picks forecast a Cleveland win in Chicago. No surprise the Browns' top prior...


Tense moments witnessed during RK Nagar bypoll vote counting

DMK candidate N Maruthu Ganesh got 24,651 votes, while BJP's Karu Nagarajan amassed 1417 votes. At the end of the 16th round of counting, Dhinakaran bagged 76...


USF Pulls Off Last-Minute Win Against Texas Tech in 2017 Birmingham Bowl

It's a low scoring affair in the first half with a 10-10 halftime score. Two of Texas Tech's best weapons were on full display against South Florida. The Bu...


'Real Housewife' countess arrested in Palm Beach

She was reportedly taken to Palm Beach County Jail for drunk and disorderly conduct around 1:25 a.m. If you're battling a hangover from Christmas Eve , spa...


San Angelo Unemployment Rate Dips to 3.1 Percent

The U.S. Labor Department reports that rates also fell in 19 other states, indicating a positive economic growth pattern across the United States. Texas une...


Winning Lotto Max Ticket Sold in Windsor

The winning numbers were: 5, 14, 28, 29, 32, 38 and bonus number 31. The ticket was a quick pick and was bought on Friday. The QuickPick ticket was purchase...


Multiple victims reported in twin-engine Florida plane crash

Victoria and her husband Peter Worthington (above) both died in the crash. They were identified as: 24-year-old Southeastern University student Olivia Shannon, ...


Secret Service responded to a Grinch's suspicious package for Treasury Secretary Mnuchin

The package was found on Bel Air Road, near Mnuchin's home, in Los Angeles. No evacuations were ordered, and the scene was cleared around 9:30 p.m. Fearing the ...


FBI Deputy Director Reportedly Planning to Retire in 2018

McCabe's told the House Intelligence Committee that Comey said he was pressured by President Trump to stop investigating the Russian Federation scandal, CNN ...


Siddaramaiah should approach Mahadayi tribunal with Parrikar's letter, says Yeddyurappa

Karnataka Cong says Parrikar's offer, through party leaders, to release water is an insult to Siddaramaiah The Congress unit of Karnataka strongly objected to ...


Woman dies following stabbing in Aldi supermarket

The police confirmed the suspect "was initially detained by fearless members of staff and public, before he was arrested by officers who were quickly on scene"....


Largest meth bust in Australian history worth $1.04 billion weighing 1.2 tonnes

Police seized a record meth haul in Western Australia. They swooped as the consignment was being offloaded into a white hire van on the jetty. Police arrested...


Miss America Organization CEO Sam Haskell resigns amid email scandal

Republican Senate-elect Chris Brown, who represents city resort as part of the Second Legislative District, said, "This is the right move for everyone involved ...


Rocket Lights Up California Sky, Startling Some

KGTV, our Scripps sister station in San Diego, California, said it received calls from "around San Diego county" from concerned viewers. The Falcon 9 rocket ...


Astronaut Bruce McCandless, the first person to fly freely in space, dies

He also served as the Mission Control communicator for Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin's moonwalk on the Apollo 11 mission. NASA's Johnson Space Center said ...


US Decision To Arm Ukraine Could Cause 'New Bloodshed', Russia Warns

He said Washington chose to support "the party of war" in Kiev . The new arms include US-made Javelin anti-tank missiles that Ukraine has long sought to bo...


Two heterosexual men marry to avoid tax bill

However, O'Sullivan knew that would mean a huge tax bill and the house would have to be sold to pay it. However, the pair realised that they would have to pay...


London Zoo fire injures 9 people, kills Misha the aardvark

One of these, a firefighter who suffered a minor wrist injury, was taken to hospital as a precaution, the London Fire Brigade said. Some of the staff needed...


Active Stock Momentum: Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO)

It has underperformed by 54.59% the S&P500. Wedgewood Partners Inc. now owns 2,200,018 shares of the specialty retailer's stock worth $151,733,000 after buying ...


Mondelez International Inc (MDLZ) Holdings Trimmed by Dupont Capital Management Corp

Ruby Tuesday, Inc. (NYSE:RT) has declined 41.84% since December 23, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 35.32% the S&P500. Intersect Capital Ll...


At least 100 dead and dozens missing as tropical storm batters Philippines

Rescuers retrieved 36 bodies from the Salog river in Mindanao on Saturday, as officials reported more fatalities in the impoverished Zamboanga peninsula. "We're...


Big jackpots this holiday season on Mega Millions and Powerball

Mega Millions has a $253 million jackpot. Saturday's Powerball® jackpot offers an annuity value of $300 million and a cash prize of $191.1 million. A winning ...


Ex-Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli sends transfer request to Man City

I am 27 years old, so I can play another six or seven years at the top level'. It's a truly unique place - I would even go back to play there for free . "It st...


US Congratulates Honduras' Hernandez on Election Win

She said Honduras should pursue a "long-term effort to heal the political divide in the country and enact much-needed electoral reforms". It also called for t...


Family of Briton detained in Iran hopeful about release

He said her lawyer was hopeful when he visited her in prison on December 20. Her family said in October that the second case carried charges that could bring ...


Princess Charlotte Was So Adorably Confused While Leaving the Queen's Christmas Lunch

A source told Us Weekly the couple is "extremely careful" because they believe "receiving that many gifts wouldn't have a good effect on the kids". Since ...


Elderly couple tells cops 60 pounds of pot was Christmas gifts

Police immediately noticed the "strong odor of raw marijuana", the York News Times reports , and promptly found 60 (!) pounds and $336,000-worth ($336,000!) o...


Man arrested after San Francisco Christmas terror threat

According to court documents , Jameson selected the Pier 39 location because he "knew it was a heavily crowded area". According to the agent, Jameson "liked" an...


US Blames North Korea for WannaCry Ransomware

Following an investigation, the United States of America claim North Korea is behind the ransomware, and even says it has evidence. "WannaCry was indiscriminate...


US Ambassador to Netherlands, Called Out on TV for Lying, Doubles Down

Hoekstra was confirmed as the ambassador to the Netherlands prior this month. Are we sure Pete Hoekstra , President Trump's new ambassador to the Netherlan...


Italian 'ambulance of death' worker accused of killing patients

The secret air injections - which would trigger blockages of arteries - allegedly happened as ambulances were taking terminally ill patients from a Sicilian h...


Trump's approval rating plunges to historic low of 35%

In 2016, Trump received slightly over 46% of the vote, while his Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton received slightly over 48 percent. The majority - 56 percen...


South Korea asks United States to delay military drills until after Winter Olympics

US allies Japan and South Korea urged China to do more to get North Korea to end its nuclear and missile programs, Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono said on T...


Iniesta welcomes Coutinho in Barcelona

Manager Ernesto Valverde is not averse to switching to a 4-4-2 system, meaning Coutinho may be edged out wide if he does join Barca. Jurgen Klopp has insist...


Jeff Sessions Orders DOJ to Re-Examine Evidence in Uranium One Investigation

The Justice Department is interviewing the Federal Bureau of Investigation about former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's role in a controversia...


North Korea Testing Anthrax Warheads for Ballistic Missiles

The tests, which the USA is aware are of according to the report , are trying to ascertain whether the bacteria could survive the high temperatures associated ...


President Trump Commutes Sentence of Man Serving 27 Years for Bank Fraud

The case against Rubashkin started after an immigration raid on a kosher meatpacking company that he owned, and his arrest in 2008 by US Immigration and Cus...


'Access Health CT' sign up for 2018 ends at midnight on Friday

The figures likely cover the 39 states that participate in the federal exchange, healthcare.gov. That was only slightly less than the 9.2 million people that ...


Cuba says current leadership to remain through April

Rodiles and Cuban activist Ailer Gonzalez believe that Castro was preparing a transfer of generational power in which Diaz-Canel, 57, would be the face of a gov...


Trump's Approval Rating Dips Even Further to 35 Percent

A majority of voters would choose to vote for Democratic candidates in the 2018 midterm elections, according to CNN survey data released Wednesday. Just 33% s...


One more mild day, before temperatures drop through Christmas

A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Litchfield county where prolonged icing is expected. As the air continues to get colder, the precipitation wil...


IAF initiates step to buy 83 Tejas aircraft

HAL has so far delivered only five of the 20 Tejas ordered by the IAF in their International Olympic Committee (initial operational clearance) configuration, ...


Ashes 2017: England players safe after Melbourne auto attack

Bystanders rushed to drag the driver out of the vehicle before police arrived to arrest the man. Police officers detain a suspect, following a vehicle inciden...


Uber Should Be Considered As A Transport Company

While acknowledging Uber's status as an intermediary service between drivers and riders, the court ruled that because Uber's goal "is to connect, by means o...


New PDP Faction reportedly emerges as Another Secretariat is Opened

We are, however, not unmindful of the reservations by some of the PDP aspirants about the misconduct and flawed processes, especially before and during the nati...