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Aced it: Doc says Trump got perfect score on cognitive test

Trump also has no heart disease and no family history of it. "We talked about diet and exercise a lot, he's more enthusiastic about the diet part than t...


Catalan parliament convenes without exiled separatist leader

A new Catalan parliament is meeting following a foiled secession attempt past year and amid looming questions about the role that fugitive and jailed politician...


US House Republicans mull funding extension; 'Dreamer' deal not set

But those efforts ran aground last Thursday, as the President railed against the idea of providing more immigration slots to people from Haiti and African nat...


No respite from cold in North India

However, chilly weather conditions continued in the border town of Kargil, which was the coldest place in the region at minus 20 degree C, followed by Leh, wher...


Homeland security to work with states on alerts

Then, Durbin pressed Nielsen to clarify recent comments to Fox News that Trump had used "strong language" in the meeting. "When the commander in chief s...


I am not a racist: Donald Trump

On Sunday, Sens. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) and David Perdue (R-Ga.) denied President Trump referred to Haiti and some African nations as "s-thole countries " dur...


Footballer Ronaldinho said goodbye to football, retired at the age of 37

The 2005 Ballon d'Or recipient has since made a decision to hang up his boots, with Assis saying: "He [Ronaldinho] has stopped, it is ended. Of course, we're al...


Sh*tholegate continues: Donald Trump's 'racist' comment discussed on MLK Day

US President Donald Trump today alleged that the opposition Democrats are blocking a deal on immigration and that their rigid stand shows they do not ...


Wallaby in serious condition after found hopping along Sydney Harbour Bridge

After a prolonged pursuit, the marsupial was eventually caught on the Cahill Expressway, near the Sydney Conservatorium. Also on the famous Australian bridg...


Port Stephens Council Considers Australia Day Move

The assistant immigration minister, Alex Hawke, has said he has not heard a "reasonable argument" to support changing the date of Australia Day. Mr Barker s...


Police investigate fatal multi-vehicle crash near Dubbo

Ambulance Service of NSW Superintendent Kathy Golledge described the scene as "absolute carnage". Talking to ABC radio on Wednesday morning, Ms Pavey said c...


Teen phenom Kostyuk powers into Australian Open third round

She will next face fourth-seeded countrywoman Elina Svitolina. The Ukrainian is now on a seven-match win streak after winning the lead-up Brisbane Internation...


CJI Dipak Misra Meets The Four Dissenting Judges To Resolve Issues

The tone of the meeting has been cordial and everyone agreed that the issues were more important than the personalities. The other key matter is a petition se...


Cuomo doesn't want offshore drilling in NY

On Jan. 4, the Trump administration unveiled a proposal to permit drilling in most US continental-shelf waters, but within a week, interior secretary Ryan Zink...


State humbles Trae Young, No. 4 Oklahoma in blowout win

Wigginton and Young agreed that Iowa State will need to stay on their defender at all times to stop that consistency between all the Horned Frogs players. Start...


Titans: "Zero concern" about third coach for Marcus Mariota in four years

Mularkey was entering the final year of the contract he received when the team removed the interim tag and officially named him head coach after the 2015 season...


Honor 9 Lite with four cameras launched in India

The device is expected to have a dual 2.5D double-sided glass body design and four cameras, a combination of 13MP+2MP lens on both front and rear. After annou...


Purchased cranes arrive at Yemen rebel-held port

UNICEF representative to Yemen , Mertixell Relano, said the United Nations task force has reported 5,000 confirmed child deaths in Yemen since the conflict...


Hong Kong pro-democracy activist jailed

Fellow activist Raphael Wong, 29, also received a jail sentence - totalling four and a half months - on Wednesday for contempt of court, according to the Hong K...


Overnight wind chill values may reach -10 in Clarksville

The forecasted accumulation of snow dropped to less than an inch for Hatteras and Ocracoke islands in the most recent briefing. Around an inch or so of snow...


Village with -62°C temperature freezing eyelashes

Temperatures plunged to minus 62 degrees Celsius (minus 79.6 degrees Fahrentheit) in Russia's iciest region of Yakutia, but Chinese tourists, in an act of brave...


U2 confirm America and European dates, promise Dublin show announcement 'soon'

They'll visit Manchester Arena on Friday 19 Oct and London's O2 Arena on Tue 23 October . Eligible fans will receive a unique code allowing access for a li...


As Immigration Debate Wears on, Minnesota Dreamers Weigh In on DACA

Trump had also failed to clearly condemn the "anti-Semitic and racist actions of white supremacists in Charlottesville" at a rally in Virginia last August, Co...


Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM) EPS Estimated At $0.45

It has underperformed by 23.21% the S&P500. For the last reporting period, the company posted a quarterly EPS of -4.23. The stock increased 0.21% or $0.15 dur...


Victoria Beckham Under Fire For Using Ultra-Thin Model

Victoria Beckham has been criticised for using model Giedre Dukauskaite in her eyewear campaign on Instagram. In September, the French luxury groups LVMH M...


US Navy commanders face negligent homicide charges in fatal ship collisions

For the USS John S. McCain , one court-martial proceeding, or Article 32 hearing, will be convened to review evidence supporting possible criminal charges agai...


Is Trump giving up on the undocumented young people deal?

Read the full story on CNN's website here. 'It really tells a story. "Senator Dicky Durbin totally misrepresented what was said at the DACA meeting", his ...


Syrian Regime's Army Vows to Drive Out US from Country

On Sunday, the USA government announced that it was working with its Syrian militia allies, including the so-called Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), to set up a ...


Meteor lights up night sky, rattles MI with 'loud boom'

A meteor fireball lit up the sky across Michigan Tuesday night. A number of reports say a possible meteor could be seen in the Windsor-Essex region as it brok...


Malaysia's Najib takes swipe at Mahathir on Singapore trip

This operating company would pay a concession fee to the two countries in exchange for the right to collect revenue from the fares, which would be unregulated. ...


Former heart surgeon named president of the LDS Church

President Nelson comes at an important crossroads for the Mormon faith. The 17th president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was announced ...


Ex-CIA officer arrested after keeping notebooks with classified info

USA federal authorities accuse Lee of violating the terms of his top secret clearance and conditions of non-disclosure agreements he had signed with the age...


Xi tells Trump 'positive changes' in North Korea

The president continues to talk tough on trade with China, but has expressed interest in softening his position in exchange for Chinese cooperation in containin...


20 things we learned during NFL's divisional playoff weekend

Coaches do. Players do. Considering how well the defense played Saturday and over the past seven weeks, when it only allowed 16.1 points per game, the Falcons w...


Jessica Falkholt has died

Her life support was switched off on January 11. Former Home and Away actress Jessica Falkholt has died, three weeks after the horror Boxing Day crash tha...


Trump declares 'I'm not a racist'

He was reportedly told that the biggest groups of immigrants with the status were from Haiti, Honduras and El Salvador. African Union ambassadors to the Uni...


Pope Francis apologises for clerical sexual abuse in Chile

Pope Francis is telling Chile's priests that sexual abuse of children not only has caused pain to the victims but also to the priests who have been held coll...


Colombia Bridge Collapse Kills 10

Jorge Diaz of the Civil Defense rescue organization told reporters. Nine people were killed at the scene and the 10th died after being taken to a nearby hospi...


Battlefield 1 DLC Is Playable For Everyone From Jan. 16 To 22

The Battlefield 1 servers will be down for a short period today as EA DICE prepares for the Prise de Tahure update. From January 16th to January 22nd, a...


Xi Jinping to Trump: There have been 'positive changes' on Korean peninsula

Despite the North Korean leader's claim there, we can't help but perceive a statement such as this as a threat; not an immediate threat, it's more of a "Com...


DOJ Files Appeal of Judge's Attempt to Save DACA

He called the direct appeal to the Supreme Court "rare" but said it was being done 'so that this issue may be resolved quickly and fairly for all the partie...


Erdogan accuses USA of planning to form 'terror army' in Syria

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan minced no words as he called Washington's plan to establish and train a 30,000-man Kurdish security force in Syria alon...


Iceland puts the freeze on plastic packaging

To reduce its own impact, Iceland will harness new technologies to create a range of packaging containing paper and pulp trays alongside fully recyclable pape...


Andrew Cuomo's poll numbers trend up in election year

Despite Republican opposition, the Dream Act enjoys the support of 60 percent of New Yorkers, its strongest-ever support in a Siena College poll. Ultimately, fi...


Total Lunar Eclipse 2018: Don't Miss The Rare Phenomenon On January 31

The moon is, hence, eclipsed from the Sun's light. The last time something like this happened was in 1866 - 152 years ago. This will result in a "super blue t...


Nigeria summons U.S. embassy official over Trump's 'shithole' comment

Mr. Trump is widely reported to have described African countries as "shithole" countries in an immigration meeting with us senators last week . On Mond...


North and South Korea discuss troupe's Olympics visit

The two Koreas met Monday for the second time in a week as they try to hammer out details for the North's participation in the Games, which the South sees as a ...


President's Doctor: Trump Asked For Cognitive Exam, Did 'Exceedingly Well'

Jackson said that he wasn't planning on administering any cognitive tests to Trump, but the president requested them. "I've found no reason whatsoever to think ...


Trump administration to resume processing DACA renewals

Foreign nationals who have been granted DACA benefits in the past are generally eligible to file. On Sunday, Trump said the DACA program was "probably dead" b...


Violations Revealed at Mar-a-Lago Resort After State Inspection in November

Included among the food violations found in Mar-a-Lago's kitchens on November 8 were the improper storage and marking of foods, such as dairy stored at temperat...