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Major Senate Budget Deal

While top leaders furiously worked to finalize a deal to add to a must-pass spending bill President Donald Trump threatened a government shutdown if De...


No Evidence Border Patrol Agent's Death Was A Homicide

US Border Agent Rogelio "Roger" Martinez and his partner, Stephen "Michael" Garland, were found near a concrete-lined culvert in southwest Texas on November 18....


Pence in Japan to boost pressure on North Korea

He is meeting Wednesday with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to discuss increasing pressure on the North. After addressing the troops, Pence will fly to ...


Snow forecast tonight as temperatures set to dip to -2

As for this week, most of the country is set to be hit by flurries of snow, sleet and rain up to the weekend. The warning is valid from 9pm Thursday, February...


Bermuda becomes the first country to repeal same-sex marriage

Walton Brown, the Minister of Home Affairs, speaking from London last night said that he was pleased the green light had been given to domestic partnerships, wh...


House sends spending bill to keep government open to the Senate

President Donald Trump turned to Twitter on Wednesday to praise a deal on government spending struck by bipartisan Senate leaders. On Wednesday, House Min...


Pence and Abe aim to maximize pressure on North Korea

He did not rule out the possibility of meeting with North Korean officials at the games. Pence shied away from public criticism of Moon when they met Thursday...


There Are More Free Condoms at the Winter Olympics Than Ever Before

Pyongyang's official Rodong Sinmun daily quoted an official of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as saying that North Korea never begs for dialogue with the US...


Toy Tiger, Police in Standoff for 45 Minutes in Scotland

Once police arrived, the cops had a almost hour-long standoff with the alleged wild beast - that is until Grubb approached with his truck, only to discover it w...


Winter Storm Watch issued for parts of WNY

Sunday: Mostly sunny, high near 21. On Tuesday , the forecast shows there's a slight chance of snow before 11 a.m. but accumulation of snow is unlikely. 2...


Israeli Police To Recommend Corruption Indictment For PM Netanyahu

The first case, 1,000, revolves around gifts from wealthy supporters including Australian billionaire James Packer. Case 2000 involves a suspected illicit qui...


Winter Storm Watch issued for Southeast Michigan, heavy snow expected

Winds are expected to be no more than 10 miles per hour, and temperatures should be in the upper teens overnight Thursday and mid-20s Friday. Lake snow warni...


Burrows appears to knee Hall in head

Hall was not injured and scored during the Devils' ensuing power play. The Senators went on to win the game 5-3. As a scrum broke out during a stoppage in...


Clinton Associates Fed Info to File Writer Steele, Grassley-Graham Memo Says

Steele's work, but these Clinton associates were contemporaneously feeding Mr. Steele allegations raises additional concerns about his credibility", Grassley an...


SF anger as report suggests 12% GDP hit

The government says the studies do not cover all outcomes. The losses are predicted to come over 15 years. The figures showed that the North East would take a...


Turkey says it's met European Union standards for visa-free journey to EU

Kalin said he hoped the right to visa free travel would be implemented in 2018, adding that it would give "a new momentum to Turkish- relations". In recent ye...


Trump Job Approval Hits 46%, Only 38% Believe Russia Probe 'Handled Fairly'

Additionally, 48 percent of Americans polled credit Trump with the state of the economy, while 41 percent say Obama deserves more credit. In the Quinnipia...


Mom says Tri-Cities area daycare waxed her daughter's eyebrows

The Boys & Girls Club of Benton and Franklin Counties as well as the licensing agency are now investigating these complaints. When I went to pick up my daught...


United Nations says hundreds of child soldiers freed in South Sudan

Cold sweat ran down Daniel's back when - at age 14 - he was first handed a heavy gun and ordered to kill. The UN mission said out of total 700 children screen...


Ex-Bangladesh PM Khaleda Zia sentenced to 5 years in graft case

The Britain chapter's President MA Malique has admitted some protesters entered the high commission and vandalised the photos of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina an...


Russian Federation successfully hacked into voter rolls during 2016 election

There's no evidence that any of the rolls were altered, however. Manfra said her assessment came from a "snapshot in time with the visibility that the departm...


Chinese firm tests drone taxi flights

Although the Ehang 184 is called a drone , it's essentially a mini helicopter that's created to fly a human passenger all on its own. The person in the cockp...


Snowstorm to leave up to a foot of snow in Maine

Updated forecasts have called for more snow than initial projections. Twenty-two states from Texas to ME are bracing for a new winter storm that's bringing ...


Narendra Modi faults Andhra Pradesh split; no promise of funds

He also slammed Rahul Gandhi's action of tearing-up Congress's 2013 ordinance that saved convicted legislators from disqualification, saying it is subjugati...


Pyeongchang Winter Olympics competition begins with curling

Though Russia and China have backed the sanctions, they have repeated their call to consider the so-called "double freeze" plan aimed to settle the situation on...


When do the 2018 Winter Olympics start?

The North Korean leader has already tapped Kim Yong Nam, the isolated regime's ceremonial head of state, to lead the country's delegation at the Olympics ...


Previewing Duke men's basketball vs. North Carolina

Duke has had a lot of success in the Dean Dome this decade, and I see that continuing. After a brief statement targeted at the North Carolina Court of Appeals...


Baker can refuse to make wedding cake for gay couple, judge rules

The judge ruled the act of making cakes is protected as artistic expression and does not violate a state anti-discrimination law. The California case began ...


Here's the girl Salman Khan spoke about in his tweet

As the blue-eyed beauty shot to fame, courtesy Salman's tweet, an old video of her shared by one of her fan clubs is back in the spotlight. She is best known ...


AP count: Nearly 11.8M enroll for Obamacare in 2018

Obamacare advocates had feared that sign-ups would plummet after the Trump administration cut the open enrollment period in half, slashed advertising by 90%...


Texas police officer shot and killed while responding to call

At this time, police are reporting a suspect has been barricaded inside an apartment building, and that they have fired multiple rounds at officers when attempt...


Number of Sexual Assault Reports Have Doubled at West Point

That rate outpaces sexual assaults at the Naval Academy, which showed an increase from 28 to 29, and the Air Force Academy, which edged up one to 33, over the s...


Memo shows how far GOP has plunged

The GOP-controlled House Intelligence Committee voted to make it public on Monday, but a day later White House Chief of Staff John Kelly told reporters th...


Pope Benedict 5 years on: weaker, but 'on a pilgrimage home'

On Wednesday, an Italian newspaper published a letter from retired Pope Benedict which highlights the former Pope's reflection that he is in the last phase of...


Pence says U.S. to announce new sanctions on North Korea before Olympics

Trump called North Korea a "cruel dictatorship" and said the US and its allies "are waging a campaign of maximum pressure" to prevent it from pursuing nuclear...


Australian hot air balloon crash leaves six people injured

The hot air balloon crashed in the Yarra Valley this morning injuring seven people. "We were fairly lucky that we got away with just seven transports (to hosp...


Stocks Views And Recommendations: JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Owens-Illinois, Inc. (OI)

Based on the aggregate value of the company over its current share price and the total amount of outstanding stocks, the market cap of JPMorgan Chase & Co. Sinc...


DPRK says latest U.S. nuclear policy shows ambition of world domination

Fireworks are seen above the Taedong River during New Year celebrations as visitors pose for a photo in front of an ice sculpture of an intercontinental ballist...


Macron will meet Corsican nationalists on Tuesday but avoid making concessions

Nationalist leaders are demanding more economic autonomy , equal status for the French and Corsican languages, and restrictions on the right to buy property in...


Ramaphosa hints Zuma exit 'within days'

While journalists set up camp under a tree opposite the entrance to the National Assembly on Wednesday morning, Speaker Baleka Mbete was inside the building wit...


False tsunami warning issued for the East Coast

The company, which provides commercial weather forecasting services around the world, blamed the National Weather Service in a statement, saying that this is no...


North Korea leader's sister to visit South

Asked about the possible outcomes of a "bloody nose" strike against North Korea , Bremmer said the lack of human intelligence leaves us mostly in the dark. Pen...


Ohio State Buckeyes complete another Top 5 recruiting class

Nicholas Petit-Frere was one of the many five-star recruits to announce their college decision early Wednesday morning to kickoff National Signing Day 2018. Sin...


Newborn Babies Reportedly Evacuated From Syrian Hospital Amid Russian Airstrikes

United Nations officials expressed "deep concern" this week over the escalation of violence in Eastern Ghouta and Idlib . On Sunday, the White Helmets sea...


Seattle Genetics, Inc. (SGEN): Examining the Technicals

The stock witnessed 0.06% gains, 20.45% gains and 38.21% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. Checking out some other company tech...


Thousands from north Syria, Iraq reach Afrin, demonstrate to condemn Turkish attacks

All too familiar scenes of chaos engulfed towns scattered across the semi-rural rebel-held area of Ghouta which lies just east of Damascus. There are other se...


Deputies respond to report of person holding an eyeball in Anderson Co

Elizabeth Hiott was working inside South Main Chapel and Mercy Center when she heard someone yelling for her to call 911. The church worker claims the Februar...


Alabama lands its top target today in 5-star cornerback Surtain

The night before, you get a phone call, and he's not. I think in every recruiting class, there's always a guy that you get that you thought you might not get, a...


B-52 Bomber Drops Record Number of Bombs on Taliban Base

A B-52 Stratofortress dropped 24 precision guided munitions on Taliban targets with the goal of destroying "insurgent revenue sources, training facilities, and ...


British Court rejects Julian Assange's bid to cancel arrest warrant

Last year, Ecuadorian authorities announced that Assange qualified for citizenship of that country, since technically he'd been living on its soil for five year...