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Italian investigators testify British model was 'brutally' moved in suitcase during kidnapping

The 30-year-old is facing up to 25 years in jail if convicted of kidnapping the model after luring her to Milan on the false pretext of taking part in a modelli...


State Treasurer State of Michigan Reduces Position in Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN)

Basically, a price target is an individual analyst's projection on the future price of a stock. But, Wynn Resorts Limited later purportedly countered by claim...


Cavaliers made an offer for Clippers DeAndre Jordan

Of course, the Cavaliers own the Brooklyn Nets' first-round draft pick this year courtesy of the Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas trade with the Boston Celtics , b...


GOP, Dems Running Up National Debt — WashPost Rips Budget

The budget agreement negotiated by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer , D-N.Y., calls for a $ 63 b...


Barrage of Airstrikes Pound Idlib After Rebels Shoot Down Russian Jet

Meanwhile, the US-led coalition fighting the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) on Thursday reported that it had struck pro-Assad forces following "an u...


South Korean firms hope North-South complex will reopen

The United States believes North Korea , which has sent a team to the Games, is using the event for crude propaganda, and USA officials say Pence is going ...


Nagaland Elections: Scrutiny of nominations conducted today

A total of 253 candidates, including five female candidates have filed nomination papers for the 60 assembly constituencies in the state. Aier said scrutiny o...


Congress protests against PM Modi's remarks, Renuka Chowdhury wants privilege notice

The "hit and run" approach adopted by a weak Opposition to attack Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government have failed to strike a chord with the mas...


Maldives' president sends envoys to China, S Arabia for support

India had been on the list, Maldivian officials claimed, but New Delhi did not provide them dates for meetings as foreign minister Sushma Swaraj is on an over...


Congress Reaches LAST-MINUTE DEAL to Avoid Second SCHUMER SHUTDOWN

While it appears to have enough support in the Senate, the House may prove dicier . Congress has until February 8 to pass a spending bill, and the deal woul...


Four-time Olympic luger, Erin Hamlin picked as Team USA flagbearer

Olympic Committee. She became the first USA athlete to win an Olympic singles luge medals since the event debuted at the Olympics in 1964. During the 2014 Oly...


Cartoon-like sketch isn't a joke- it led them to a suspect

A sketch of a theft suspect in Lancaster, Pennsylvania provided by a witness and a man police believe is responsible for the crime are shown side-by-side. The p...


Durham University student 'crushed to death' outside nightclub

Another eyewitness, who did not wish to be named, told The Northern Echo he had understood the fence/barrier had fallen on the victim. Police investigators...


Deal to avoid government shutdown by midnight hits snag

Given Paul's objections and the Senate rules, there is a good chance that the federal government will enter into a shutdown after midnight. Thursday Congress ...


Players must be responsible for Chelsea defeats: Gary Cahill

Speaking to 5 Live after the game, as quoted by BBC Sport , Conte said that the fault for the loss was his own, but insisted he "wasn't anxious about his j...


Son of Rick Adelman dies after being hit by vehicle

Adelman, 44, was crossing a street in downtown Houston at around noon on February 2 when he was reportedly struck by an 80-year-old woman driving a minivan. R...


North Korea holds major military parade ahead of Winter Olympics

In a rare move, South Korea made a decision to lift sanctions on North Korea in order to "support a successful hosting of the Olympics". Kim Yo-jong would...


Team Norway's chefs tried to order eggs. It didn't go well

Chefs for the Norwegian Winter Olympic team were left scrambling after accidentally buying 15,000 eggs. "The biggest challenge is that we will serve food ne...


Venezuela to hold presidential vote on April 22 after talks fail

In the course of talks that have taken place over recent weeks in the Dominican Republic, the opposition lobbied for the vote to be held later this year to give...


Holocaust-denying Illinois Republican hopeful rails against 'Jews

And we're not in the business of predicting the news, but I can say that you will lose this race. He then takes personal responsibility for putting all the "stu...


Istanbul to host Turkey-Russia-Iran summit on Syria

Meanwhile, the lead investigator of a United Nations -mandated Commission of Inquiry on Syria said his team was looking into reports that bombs allegedly cont...


Defense secretary: Pentagon is already planning for Trump's military parade

During Trump's trip to Europe last summer, French President Emmanuel Macron hosted him at the country's annual military parade , which has been held sinc...


Dwayne Wade Headed Back To Miami

Wade is finally going home. When Dwyane Wade left the Miami Heat , he returned to Chicago, his childhood home, with the intent of helping lead the Chicago ...


Rodney Hood traded to Cleveland Cavaliers

The Cavaliers sent point guard Derrick Rose and forward Jae Crowder to the Jazz and guard Iman Shumpert to the Kings . The third transaction - another s...


Pentagon uncertain over Trump military parade location

Trump has reportedly proposed the idea multiple times following his visit to France during Bastille Day, where a military parade was held as he met with Frenc...


Merkel clinches hard-fought deal on new government

But it comes at a price for her - several key ministries have gone to her coalition partners. Now, the demoralized SPD is hoping that the 47-year-old Nahles...


George W. Bush: 'Clear proof' Russians meddled in US election

Our politics seems more vulnerable to conspiracy theories and outright fabrication", said Bush during a speech in NY last October. As president-elect, he co...


Two British IS fighters known as 'Beatles' captured by Kurds in Syria

A masked, black-clad militant, who has been identified by the Washington Post newspaper as a Briton named Mohammed Emwazi , nicknamed "Jihadi John", brandishes...


Toronto police find remains of six victims

The forensic pathologists office has also been going through 15 or so planters taken from properties around Toronto where McArthur worked as a landscaper - thou...


US Senate leaders reach long-term, bipartisan budget deal to avert shutdown

The US Senate , in a rare display of bipartisanship, has reached a two-year budget deal to raise federal spending by nearly $US300 billion, in an attempt to ...


Pence says he learned of W. House staff scandal

The parade came ahead of U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's arrival in South Korea for the Olympics and as a high-level North Korean delegation, including Kim...


NBC 'equipment failure' causes brief blackout during Super Bowl broadcast

Still, the decline was smaller than the 10 percent falloff for National Football League games during the regular season. NBC said the contest was the 10th-big...


Rep. Adam Schiff: May Subpoena Bannon and Lewandowski

Lawmakers also said the memo should not impede Mueller. Mr. Mueller is investigating 's meddling in the 2016 presidential election and allegations of collusio...


Intensified violence in Damascus kills more Syrians

In Afrin, the ongoing military operations and the reported blockage of exits by other forces have virtually trapped many civilians preventing them from access...


Drowsy driving crashes higher than federal estimates, AAA study shows

According to AAA, the study showed that 9.5 percent of all crashes involved drowsiness. The new research provides an unprecedented analysis of in-vehicle dashc...


Boy gets stuck in restaurant's claw machine

The post states that Mason was enjoying his food when he decided he wanted a stuffed animal. He climbed into the machine through the prize dispensing hole. "We ...


Kim Jong Un's sister set to make appearance at Pyeongchang Olympics

And when pressed, he doubled down. So I guess the answer is what the vice president said - we'll see. He also said, we'll see. "If Trump does not get rid of h...


Donald Trump Endorses Two-Year McConnell - Schumer Budget Deal

It would contain nearly $300 billion over current limits on defense and domestic accounts. Meanwhile, non-defense spending would grow by $63 billion this year...


S. Korea gets flexible with N. Korea sanctions for Olympics

South Korean President Moon Jae-in will meet members of North Korea's Olympic delegation on Saturday, including the sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un,...


Rahul Gandhi slams govt secrecy over Rafale deal

But the government hit back at the opposition for raising "doubts" over the deal and reiterated that it was better in many aspects than the one "notionally nego...


North Korea Says It Won't Be 'Begging for Dialogue' with Mike Pence

For its part, South Korea has welcomed the presence of Kim's sister in the delegation, saying it "shows (Pyongyang's) willingness to ease tensions on the Kore...


Official Damascus assesses Turkish operation in Afrin occupation

The militia has hit back with occasional rockets across the border. About 40,000 people have been killed since the PKK took up arms against the Turkish stat...


ANC holds 'fruitful' talks with South African leader Zuma

This was after Zuma refused to resign when asked to do so by the party's top six officials. President Jacob Zuma is on the ropes, with all signs suggesting ...


Off-duty deputy accused of attempting to rob bank

Athey's behavior", Sheriff Grice says. Grice said Athey has been fired. Athey will be back in court on February 28 for a probable cause hearing. Athey was...


Country suffering due to wrong policies of Congress: Modi in LS

In the Rajya Sabha, he said the BJP was only following Mahatma Gandhi's dream of "Congress-mukt Bharat" and wondered whether the grand-old party still wanted ...


McConnell announces budget deal to avoid government shutdown

The bill also includes $90 billion in disaster aid funding, making for a total of roughly $400 billion in spending. Some liberal Democrats opposed it because ...


US House passes stopgap spending Bill to avert shutdown

According to congressional sources briefed on the deal, the plan eliminates mandatory spending cuts for two years and increases Pentagon spending by $80 bill...


International Criminal Court to investigate Duterte, his spokesman says

With regard to the Philippines, she said her office would analyse alleged crimes committed in the context of the government's "war on drugs ". Antonio Trilla...


Trump chief of staff 'shocked' as aide resigns over domestic abuse claims

As staff secretary, Porter spent a lot of time with the President, and traveled aboard Air Force One several times, including during last month's trip to the ...


J&K: Four arrested for facilitating LeT terrorist Naveed Jhatt's escape

Kashmir's home-grown militant outfit Hizbul Mujahideen has claimed responsibility for the attack on Shri Maharaja Hari Singh Hospital during which gunmen shot...