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Saudi Arabia intercepts Yemen rebel ballistic missile

It added that there was "minor damage" to the private property of a Saudi citizen due to missile parts that dispersed once the missile was intercepted but that ...


Man who stopped train in Nebraska possibly planning terror attack, documents show

A witness interviewed who lived with Wilson in St. Charles, Missouri described him as a member of an "alt-right" and "Neo-Nazi" group he " found while research...


U.S. suspends at least $900 million in security aid to Pakistan

The United States said on Thursday it was suspending at least $900 million in security assistance to Pakistan until it takes action against the Afghan Talib...


Seoul says both Koreas have agreed to hold talks

The North describes strengthened United Nations sanctions as an "act of war ". Representatives for the two Koreas have yet to be confirmed. That's when Pyongy...


Polk girl, 11, using phone, headphones before train killed her

She was pronounced dead at the scene, just a few hundred feet from her family's home. Polk County Schools Superintendent Jacqueline Byrd said Yazmin loved sch...


Trump ready to punish Iran's elite guard unit

Hussein also is calling on Iranian authorities to investigate all deaths and serious injuries during the protests that have roiled Iran over the last week. Th...


Xi Jinping Called on the Army to be Ready for War

Regarded as the most powerful Chinese leader, Mr Xi has been pressing the 2.3 million strong PLA, the world's largest standing force to improve combat training ...


Body found in auto after cop chase identified as driver's mom

Troopers attempted to initiate a traffic stop, but Lommen fled at speeds of up to 118 miles per hour before his vehicle eventually came to a stop in Rapid City ...


Read Trump lawyer's letter to Michael Wolff and Steve Rubin

The president's press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders , ripped Wolff's depiction of an off-the-rails presidency as "full of lies". "Look at this guy's past...


Angry scenes outside courthouse as teenager stands accused of murder

An application was made to remand the accused in custody. A garda inspector told the court that Mr Morei's nationality had not been determined. "That is undet...


Roy Moore Sued By One Of His Accusers

Leigh Corfman, who accused Moore of inappropriate sexual contact when she was a minor, filed a lawsuit against the former Senate candidate alleging defamation, ...


Massive winter storm threatens New York with snow and floods

At the press conference, the governor warned people of the hazards that come with extreme cold weather. Thousands of students in the state had a snow day - ...


Ivanka Trump Wants to be the 'First Woman President,' New Book Claims

Bannon". And later, Trump lawyer Charles Harder sent a cease-and-desist letter to Bannon that accused him of violating a nondisclosure agreement by talking with...


The US Imposed Sanctions on Iranian Companies due to the Missile Program

The US has imposed sanctions on five Iranian legal entities for their involvement in Iran's missile program, the BNR said. Each of the five entities, includ...


See mid-Michigan school closings for Friday, Jan. 5

Students may have returned to the classroom following winter break but the playgrounds are empty as cold temperatures force schools to makes some schedule chang...


Wind chill advisory in effect throughout Western Pennsylvania until Saturday afternoon

In addition, very cold wind chill values are expected, which can cause frostbite to exposed skin in as little as 20 to 30 minutes. Also, a wind chill warning...


Extreme cold warning issued for Toronto by Environment Canada

As of now, Environment Canada says temperatures in that range are expected from the night of Jan. 4 to the morning of Jan. 5 and again from the night of Jan. Pe...


New York's Times Square Will Get Permanent Protective Barriers

One person was killed and 12 more were injured in May of past year when a man drove a vehicle into pedestrians in Times Square. Known as bollards, the cylindric...


Israel takes step to make death sentences easier

The motion, which would allow the Israeli authorities to use the death penalty in cases where Palestinians were involved in "operations against Israeli targets"...


No data breach has been done, clarifies UIDAI

Weighing in on reports of alleged breach in security for Aadhaar database in India, and government surveillance of its citizens globally, United States whistle-...


Winter Weather Cancels Dozens of South Florida Flights

Thirteen states from SC to ME are under a winter storm warning and the governors of Georgia, North Carolina, Virginia, New Jersey and NY declared states of...


Manafort Sues Robert Mueller, DOJ, Calling Inquiry 'Overly Broad'

The scope of the investigation is overly broad, Manafort's attorneys argued, asking a judge to set aside both the October indictment and Rosenstein's appointmen...


NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo Blasts Schools for 'Lunch Shaming' Low-Income Students

Since some residents won't be able to deduct their full state taxes when they itemize their income taxes, a move toward a broader payroll tax could be a way to ...


Pakistan on US 'Special Watch List' for severe violations of religious freedom

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (L), shown here with President Donald Trump , put Pakistan on a watch list for severe religious freedom violations. The U.S....


Khamenei blames Iran's 'enemies' for unrest as U.S. ups pressure

Orchestrated, pro-government rallies were held throughout Iran on Wednesday, after almost a week of protests over the ailing economy and the suppression of indi...


Sean Spicer: 'There were times where I screwed up'

Cupp during an interview set to air on her HLN show Thursday evening. "There was an event where I was trying to talk about how evil Assad was and I screwe...


Iceland forces firms to prove men and women are paid equally

Iceland now holds the title of the worlds most gender equal country as ranked by the World Economic Forum and has done so for the past 9 years. It ranked numbe...


Doug Jones's Gay Son Trolled Mike Pence

As the moment went viral, many began speculating about the reason for Carson's death stare. All eyes on social media, however, have been on his gay son, Cars...


SF Pier Attack Plot Suspect Indicted on Terrorism Charges

The indictment replaces a criminal complaint against Jameson, tow-truck driver, but keeps the original charge of attempting to aid a terrorist organization. H...


Blast Hits Police in Afghan Capital Kabul, Dozens of Casualties

The spokesman cautioned that the toll could rise. No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack but the Islamic State group affiliate in Afghanista...


Animal rescue pilot missing after going unconscious over Gulf of Mexico

When the aircraft failed to respond to air traffic controllers, two F-16 fighter jets under the direction of NORAD were launched from Ellington Field, Texas. Th...


U.S. calls for urgent United Nations meetings on Iran

Gholamali Khoshroo, Iran's United Nations ambassador, said in a letter that the US government "has stepped up its acts of intervention in a grotesque way in Ir...


Millionaire socialite accused of anti-Semitic assault on Jewish attorney

And the situation itself is about as disturbing as it gets. Haberkorn confronted Cooke outside the restaurant, only for the socialite to allegedly smack him...


Iran's Rouhani tells Erdogan 'protests to end in a few days'

Meanwhile, Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu hit back at U.S. President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's comments about the unrest...


Trump Administration Unveils Plan to Lift Ban on Offshore Drilling

The program will run from 2019 to 2024 and includes 50 lease sales to oil companies in 26 areas, including some that were protected under the Obama Administrat...


Report says 48000 newborns expected at squalid Rohingya camps in Bangladesh

Save the Children's Health Adviser in Cox's Bazar, Rachael Cummings, said "most of the children would be born without health facilities and would be at risk of ...


Nearly 100 people injured in train collision in Free State

The train with 429 passengers aboard had been travelling from Port Elizabeth to the country's commercial hub, Johannesburg. The ER24 emergency medical respons...


Powerball jackpot jumps to $550M, Mega Millions to $445M

The Mega Millions odds are 1 in 302.6 million. The Mega Millions drawing on Friday will be the 24th since the jackpot was last hit October 13, when a $43 ...


Sleeping Woman Wakes up to Man Sexually Assaulting Her on Spirit Flight

According to the complaint, 34-year-old Prabhu Ramamoorthy reportedly unbuttoned the 22-year-old victim's shirt and stuck his hand in her trousers while she w...


'Considerable Damage': N Korea Reportedly Hit Own City With Ballistic Missile

The launch - from Pukchang Airfield in South Pyongan Province - is said to have gone awry soon after takeoff, with a US source telling The Diplomat the missil...


Zimbabwe court dismisses case against journalist charged with insulting Mugabe on twitter

Police initially charged her with insulting and undermining the president, and subsequently with subversion, a charge that carries a maximum sentence of life im...


Tourist killed in Egypt hot air balloon crash, 12 injured

According to Egyptian local news outlet Ahram Online , the dead tourist was a USA citizen. Egyptian authorities said the incident was caused by strong winds ...


Winter Storm Grayson Hates Travel

Through Thursday, parts of NY could see five to nine inches of snow, Philadelphia three to six inches and Washington one to two inches. Then, the center of the ...


Israeli aircraft launch fresh raid on Gaza Strip

The strikes came as retaliation after attacks on Israel were fired from Palestinian territory on Wednesday, according to Times of Israel. A few hours before h...


Federal pot policy change sparks confusion, crackdown fears

Legal experts cautioned against making hasty decisions - given that it remains to be seen whether Sessions and the U.S. Justice Department will unleash a widesp...


Iguanas in Florida becoming frozen, falling from trees during cold snap

He responded as many people probably would: he shared a photo on social media. Suddenly immobilized by the near-freezing temperatures, in their catatonic state ...


Trump suspends U.S. aid to Pakistan over terrorism concerns

Former US ambassador to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad in his article published Wednesday said that "since 9/11, Pakistan has consistently played a double game"...


Apache Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.25

The top 5 institutional holders, in ascending order, are as follows: DODGE & COX with 29.94 million shares, VANGUARD GROUP INC with 26.7 million shares, BLACKRO...


Georgia Bulldogs fans excited for title game

The win sends the Bulldogs to the national championship game against Alabama. The Bulldogs beat the Oklahoma Sooners Monday in the first overtime Rose Bowl ev...


Crews battle large house fire, freezing temps in Auburn

Firefighters were eventually able to use secondary hydrants, as well as water from a tanker truck, to extinguish the fire. When the first units arrived at the b...