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At least 7 dead after Taiwan's quake

More than 250 people were injured, officials said. Based on initial reports, the missing Filipina is one of 56 people trapped in a 12-storey apartment that co...


New York High-School Graduation Rates Rise

Lynbrook High is one out of 24 schools on Long Island and 155 across NY state to receive the honor from Commissioner MaryEllen Elia. New York's statewide grad...


Syrian Pro-Regime Forces Attack Prompts Coalition Defensive Strikes

In response, the coalition "conducted strikes against attacking forces to repel the act of aggression", the statement added. A USA official said there were no...


Technical observation on NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

Estimize, a software platform that uses crowdsourcing from hedge-fund executives, brokerages, buy-side analysts and others, calls for earnings of $1.29 a share....


Vegas police: 2 homeless men dead in series of shootings

He was convicted in 2007 of aggravated criminal sex abuse against a family member in Peoria County, Illinois. The second victim was shot a few hours later out...


Netanyahu in Golan Heights: No one should test Israel's resolve

Netanyahu, who has repeatedly denied any wrongdoing and called the investigation a political attack orchestrated by the opposition, addressed his followers in a...


New nuclear weapon would deter North Korea, Defense Secretary Mattis says

The new US posture focuses heavily on what the administration sees as an overdue modernization of the nuclear arsenal, the laboratories and plants that support ...


Biden on Trump's 'treason' comments: 'He's a joke'

Biden said Trump has "difficulty with precision", opening him up to potentially lying under oath without even realizing it. Biden also told CNN's Chris C...


European Commission: Greek economy to grow by 2.5% in 2018 and 2019

Britain meanwhile would expand far below that level, at 1.4 percent in 2018 and 1.1 percent in 2019. Overall in 2017, euro zone GDP rose 2.5 percent, Eurost...


Cornell University frat disciplined for sex contest dubbed 'Pig Roast'

In case of a tie, according to a CBS report , the member who had sex with the heaviest woman would come out on top. After a slew of allegations throughout 20...


Pelosi won't support budget deal without Dreamer protections

To hammer home her point, Pelosi took to the floor of the House to read stories about "dreamers", immigrants who were brought to the USA illegally when they...


Greg Schiano staying at Ohio State

Ohio State one assistant coach this offseason, as cornerbacks coach Kerry Coombs accepted a job with the Tennessee Titans, joining former Buckeye Mike Vrabel, w...


Sister of North Korean leader to come to South for Olympics

The Games, being staged 80 kilometers from the heavily militarized border between the two Koreas, is set for an awkward political encounter, with Pence as well ...


Trudeau says 'peoplekind' remark was a bad attempt at humour he regrets

As the crowd cheered in response, the woman replied: "there we go ... exactly ... yes ... thank you". Don't worry, everyone - apparently Justin Trudeau was ...


Wall Street stocks plunge in chaotic session, S&P 500 erases 2018 gains

So in that sense, Trump was right: Good news for Main Street was viewed as bad news by Wall Street. And he didn't allow the stock market slide to dampen his...


US Senate leaders reach spending deal

It also would provide hurricane and wildfire disaster aid. "No one would suggest its ideal, but we worked hard to find common ground and stay focused on serving...


Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH) Stocks Creates Investor's Concerns: Kindred Healthcare, Inc

Srs Investment Management Llc sold 875,872 shares as the company's stock rose 12.87% with the market. The hedge fund run by Charles Clough held 328,900 shares o...


Meet the first Gerber Baby with Down syndrome: Lucas

Samsung Electronics has donated some 4,000 Galaxy Note8 phones for athletes and officials of the International Olympic Committee so that they can share the...


White House Aide Resigns Amid Abuse Allegations

Photos published of his former spouses were taken almost 15 years ago and don't tell the full story, Porter said. 'My commitment to public service speaks for ...


Outspoken Gay Olympic Figure Skater Says No To Meeting With Pence

After issuing the statement, Pence then tried to schedule a meeting with Rippon, which did not materialize. Pence's press secretary, Alyssa Farah , quickly r...


Lebanon labels Israeli border wall an 'aggression'

It came only a day after Lebanon's president, prime minister and parliament speaker issued a joint warning to Israel that "threats" emanating from Jerusalem p...


Deputy fatally shoots homicide suspect on Florida interstate

According to investigators, a man shot a woman in the parking lot of a shopping center, threw her in the auto and took off with her in it. Palm Beach County she...


Black Lives Matter activist fatally shot in New Orleans

D'Baha's niece started a GoFundMe page in hopes of bringing her uncle' body back to Charleston for a funeral. "He was an asset to the Charleston community and...


Another 15 Russian athletes appeal against Winter Olympics ban

BC-OLY-Russian Doping-CAS, 5th Ld-Writethru, 50932 Russians appeal to CAS seeking Olympic spotsAP Photo TKTT101, TKTT102, TKTT103, TKTT104Eds: Updates with WADA...


GOP senator to Trump: Treason is no punchline

Somebody said 'treasonous .' I mean, eh. Can we call that treason , why not? I mean, yeah, I guess, why not. In January, he went after Trump for calling the m...


GM Loses $4.9B in Q4 But Beats Estimates

Bowen Hanes & Co Inc who had been investing in Manulife Finl Corp Adr (Ca) for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $38.52 billion market cap company....


United States confirms Russian Federation alleged plan to interfere in midterm election

After telling Fox News there are "a lot of way Russian Federation can interfere in the elections", and there are "a lot of different tools they can use", Til...


Texas televangelist tells viewers flu season is not real

In a video posted to the Kenneth Copeland Ministries' Facebook page , Copeland told followers not to be "frightened" by the flu epidemic that is sweeping the...


Bulger killer pleads guilty to having indecent images of children

The judge said the images of abuse Venables had downloaded were "heartbreaking for any ordinary person to see". Officers also found a "paedophile manual", des...


US senators call for Olympic committee probe after Larry Nassar scandal

Olympic Committee and USA Gymnastics", said Democratic Senator Jeanne Shaheen, who announced the resolution with Republican Senator Joni Ernst as co-sponsor. ...


Saudi Arabia grants airspace permission to Air India for Israel

This is the first time the Saudis are allowing flights to Israel to use their airspace, reported Haaretz . Saudi Arabia has granted India's national carrier ...


At least four killed, 145 missing after Taiwan quake

In 2016 over a ton people were killed in a massive natural disaster in southern Taiwan . On Twitter, Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen said "Armed forces & gove...


Pence in Asia to counter North Korean Olympics charm offensive

In meetings with government leaders, military officials and United States service members, he said he wants to make sure the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics do not ...


Clinton marketing campaign fed Steele information for Trump file - Senate Judiciary Committee

Steele materially misled the Federal Bureau of Investigation about a key aspect of his dossier efforts, one which bears on his credibility", as Grassley asked ...


Bursa up after PM Najib announced M'sia-S'pore stock trade link

Bursa Malaysia Bhd shares rose as much as 54 sen or 5% to RM11.30 after Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak announced the proposed Malaysia-Singapore stoc...


Another winter storm forecast for Alberta Wednesday: Environment Canada

Snow is here and will be sticking around for the morning commute. A snowy start to your Wednesday and we are under a Winter Weather Advisory for very tric...


I'd love to see a shutdown

The president commented during a White House round-table on the MS-13 gang, where he also blasted the "stupidity" of US immigration law. They were pressing for ...


Coincheck Hack: South Korea Claims North Korea May Have Hacked Cryptocurrency Exchange

During that time, Pyongyang successfully tested an intercontintenal ballistic missile capable of reaching the U.S. East Coast, and tested a thermonuclear bomb f...


Boy falls through ice on NYC pond; firefighters rescue him

He was pronounced dead on arrival at nearby Jamaica hospital, despite efforts by medics to rescue him. Officials said that the children went out about 50 feet...


Suspect in NFL player death charged in crash

The president also prodded Democrats to work with him on illegal immigration and border security. He was held in jail for just one day. Orrego-Savala was ar...


Pence heads to Olympics with stern message for N Korea

This week, Pence suggested he would be open to meeting North Korean politicians on the sidelines of the Olympics, saying President Donald Trump "always believ...


Minnesota's precinct caucuses are Tuesday. Here is what you need to know

The Independence Party will hold caucuses at three locations around the state Tuesday night. Johnson won more than 45 percent of caucus votes, according to th...


Gautam Rode and Pankhuri Awasthy get married in a lavish wedding ceremony

Congratulations, Gautam Rode and Pankhuri Awasthy . The couple have already been giving their fans relationship goals through their social media account an...


Tezpur University Now Ranks 100th in Asia

Two of the country's newcomers to make the top 200 in the list include the Indian School of Mines ranked 141 and Banaras Hindu University which is jointly r...


Mike Pence announces 'toughest' U.S. sanctions on North Korea

Pence reiterated Washington's stance that "all options are on the table" to deal with North Korea . He'll hold symbolic events of his own to highlight the No...


International Olympic Committee defies CAS, bans 15 Russians from Olympics

Thomas Bach has mentioned that the state of affairs at the Amateur International Boxing Association (AIBA) has left him utterly disappointed and anxious about ...


Limerick school activated 'critical incident team' in response to bus crash

The crash happened at around 8.30am when the bus - with around 46 passengers on board - collided with a auto on the R513 near the village of Caherconlish. In a ...


Pakistan court announces student lynching verdict

Chamkani said one of the convicts, Imran Ali, had been sentenced to death because he had shot Mashal three times. The ATC would announce the verdict at th...


Congress chief Rahul Gandhi to interact with party workers at AICC headquarters

He said , " Prime Minister may be a terrific orator, but this speech (in Lok Sabha ) was a farrago of misrepresentations and half-truth". "Every Indian is pa...


Olympics: North Korean art troupe hit by protests in South

And while the president has insisted any engagement be predicated on North Korea's complete renunciation of its nuclear ambitions, Tillerson in December offer...