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Police arrest suspect behind Call of Duty swatting death

Tyler Barriss from South Los Angeles was arrested on a fugitive warrant Friday afternoon for allegedly making the so-called "swatting" call, according to the L...


Trump Aide's Drunken Conversation Sparked Russia Probe

The special counsel investigation of links between Russian Federation and President Trump's 2016 election campaign should continue without interference in 201...


Limit children's snacks to 200 calories a day: United Kingdom health body

The PHE said unhealthy snacks and drinks amount to around seven sugar cubes a day, with the recommended daily maximum set at no more than five cubes of suga...


German MP being investigated over anti-Muslim social media posts

Beatrix von Storch of the right-wing Alternative for Germany (AfD) political party attends a Bundestag session on November 22, 2017 in Berlin , Germany. Police...


As protests persist, Rouhani warns Iran will respond to 'lawbreakers'

The deal, made with the United States and five other world powers, curbed Iran's nuclear activities in exchange for relief from worldwide sanctions. State Dep...


S.Korea offers high-ranking govt talks with N.Korea on January 9

After North Korea tested its most powerful intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) in November, which it said was capable of delivering a warhead to anywh...


Halep, Sharapova off to flying 2018 starts

A clear indicator of the challenge Sharapova would face came in the opening game when she was broken by Riske, who saved three break points en route to taking t...


Military official: Iranian authorities control situation in Tehran, other cities

He predicted that Tehran will have a far more peaceful day today compared to previous days, and added that the judiciary will be in charge of holding the deta...


Dalit Protests Hit Mumbai, Riot Police Called In: 10 Updates

A day after Pune violence that resulted in death of 28-year-old Dalit, violent protests erupted in Mumbai seeking action against those involved in the incid...


Gym memberships spike as many begin New Year resolution

Local gym prepare for new members due. According to Forbes, more than 40 percent of Americans make New Year's resolutions but only 8 percent actually achieve ...


Vijay Keshav Gokhale appointed Foreign Secretary, to replace S Jaishankar

Gokhale, a 1981-batch officer of the Indian Foreign Service (IFS ), had played a key role in India-China negotiations past year to resolve the 73-day standoff ...


Pat Cash returns to the court at the Hopman Cup

Vandeweghe built on her Hopman Cup success at the start of the year to have a breakout season, reaching two Grand Slam finals - at the Australian and US Opens -...


Chicago's bitter cold New Year's Day marks coldest on record

Elevated northerly winds may also result in unsafe wind chills in the single digits to lower teens both nights. With the wind chill factor, it felt 22 degrees. ...


Tension prevails in Koregaon Bhima after stone pelting, 1 dead

The incident occurred in Bhima Koregaon in afternoon when people were heading towards a war memorial in the village, police said. "There were no incident of sto...


2 protesters killed in western Iran

In separate comments in a gathering of lawmakers on Monday, President Hassan Rouhani lashed out at his USA counterpart for commenting on the recent protests i...


Netanyahu: Iranian Regime Tries Desperately to Sow Hate Between Iranians & Israelis

Rouhani was quoted as saying in a meeting with lawmakers. "Sadly many European governments watch in silence as young heroic Iranians are beaten in the stree...


'US Mainland in Our Nuclear Strike Range' - Kim Jong

Tensions with the South have been high as Kim has presided over a dramatic increase in the pace of North Korea's weapons program. "The entire area of the US mai...


NCP wants Triple Talaq Bill be referred to Select Committee

The bill was passed with most of the leading parties in the Opposition, including the Congress party, voting in favour of the bill, but with caveats. Even as ...


Mayor de Blasio Begins Second Term in Frigid Ceremony

Cuomo took a swipe at de Blasio's handling of the homelessness crisis and reform plan for Rikers Island. WATCH THE INAUGURAL CEREMONY LIVE Vermont Senator ...


Six dead after seaplane crash north of Sydney

It is thought the flight that crashed was a "wine and dine" trip and the passengers had been for a meal at a waterfront restaurant at Cottage Point. "There ap...


Man arrested In Virginia, investigated for possible ties to ISIS

According to WUSA, Duncan's relatives said he had converted to Islam, may have been "radicalized", and he and his wife had planned to travel to Turkey. Duncan a...


Golf and tweets mainstays of Trump vacation

His golf partners have included his son, Eric, and several professional golfers including Jim Herman, Daniel Berger, Justin Thomas and Bryson DeChambeau. His tw...


Costa Rica plane crash victims include NY family

John Fisher, president of Radiology Associates of Clearwater. "The government of Costa Rica profoundly regrets the deaths of 10 USA passengers and two Costa...


People Hurt in San Francisco When Truck Slams Into Pedestrians, Parked Vehicle

One other elderly person was seriously injured and the five occupants of the vehicle were treated at the scene for minor injuries. "He comes through the crosswa...


Ukip councillor's wife found dead at home

A spokesman for The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust said: "We received a call at 10.22pm on 30th December to The Brickfields, Stowmarket, to a repor...


North Korea vows to bolster its nuclear capability

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says the United States should be aware that his country's nuclear forces are now a reality, not a threat. " Kim Jong Sik ...


$783 Million in Combined Lottery Jackpots Up For Grabs

On Friday and Saturday night's drawings, several people around the nation won smaller prizes, but the jackpot remained out of reach. The Saturday jackpot was ...


Forecasters warn of 80mph wind gusts as Storm Eleanor heads for UK

The forecaster has issued a series of yellow weather alerts warning of strong winds and large waves posing a "danger to life" and causing widespread travel disr...


Israeli PM denies role behind protests in Iran

The Russian Foreign Ministry has said Moscow hopes the ongoing mass protests in Iran will not develop into severe violence and that any external interference ...


China Shipping Oil To North Korea, "Caught Red Handed"

There will never be a friendly solution to the North Korea problem if this continues to happen!" he tweeted. South Korea formally seized the ship after the ...


Panamanian vessel probed over suspected oil supplies to N. Korea

But Kim said in his New Year speech that nuclear powers will not be used unless the North is provoked. He used the message to warn the United States that th...


Avoid Drinking Bans By Building Your Own Island

Public drinking was banned on the entire Coromandel peninsula to deter violence during the holiday, and violators could have faced fines up to $250. Thames-Co...


Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma seen shopping in Cape Town

De Villiers slammed three centuries in five matches, leading South Africa to a series victory which had Ravi Shastri , India's team director (now coach),...


Hillary cronies funded effort to get Trump harassment accusers to step forward

Trump before Election Day, is considering creating a fund to encourage victims to bring forward similar claims against Republican politicians... Multiple dono...


North Korea could send delegation to South for Winter Olympics - Kim

In September, the regime carried out its sixth and most powerful nuclear test. When asked for a response to Mr Kim's claim that he had a nuclear button on h...


Trump says he thinks Mueller will be fair in Russian Federation probe

He maintained his innocence concerning the Mueller investigation, downplaying his relationship with Paul Manafort and insisting to the Times that there was " ...


12 killed in protests, attacks on security

The mass unrest spreading across the country has led to the biggest political demonstrations in the country in almost a decade. Demonstrators initially focu...


Record breaking cold and risky wind chills expected tonight

TONIGHT: Bitter cold continues and risky wind chills. As cold, Arctic air continues to build into the region it's always important to watch out for the sympt...


Lucknow: 51 girls rescued from Madrasa, one arrested

More than 125 girls are believed to be studying in that Madarsa. He then approached Lucknow senior superintendent of police. The action was taken after some...


Palestinians recall envoy to U.S. for consultations after

The Palestinian response to Trump's December 6 decision has been scathing, with Abbas rejecting any further USA role in the peace process with Israel. It later ...


New Year's Day's Video Forecast

For western Franklin, western Hampshire and western Hampden county a Wind Chill Warning is in effect from 8 pm tonight until 8 am Monday morning. Low temperat...


Pence Visit To Israel Put On Indefinite Hold

Foreign Ministry spokesman Emmanuel Nahshon said the visit isn't included in the schedule of high-level dignitaries in January, without elaborating on the reaso...


Trump Wishes 'Fake News Media' a Happy New Year

President Trump on Sunday touted his administration's accomplishments - especially the country's economic strength - and said if "Crooked Hillary" Clinton had ...


James Harden (foot) questionable to play on Sunday for Houston

But the Rockets did not get the win until the player that had not scored at all finally did. But they were still struggling to string together baskets, puttin...


Tourists, 2 Pilots Killed As Planes Crashes, Burns In Costa Rica

The State Department confirmed their deaths, the newspaper said. The official said "we express condolences to all those affected by this tragedy", as well as ...


Pakistan plans takeover of Hafiz Saeed charities

The two-month ban, which can be extended, was put into place "to curb the terrorist acts and assistance activites carried out by the proscribed organizations an...


Alex Harvey jumps into 4th place at Tour de Ski

Cologna started Monday's event 1.6 seconds behind previous leader Ustiugov, and was 17.2 seconds ahead of the Russian at the finish nearly 35 minutes later. Thi...


DOH declares 68% decrease in fireworks-related injuries

Health Secretary Francisco Duque III said in a news briefing Monday that its health department recorded 191 cases of firecracker injuries from December 21, 2017...


Woman Who Filed Petition Against 'Triple Talaq' In SCI, Joins BJP

Ishrat was felicitated in the presence of BJP workers in Howrah and inducted into the party. The government has introduced a Muslim Women (Protection of Rig...


Amber Alert issued for 2 Texas children after woman found dead

When they arrived, they found a deceased woman inside the home and two little girls missing: Lilianais (Lili) Victoria Cake Griffith (left), 14, and Luluviolett...