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The next crisis for Puerto Rico

For more than three months, residents of the USA territory have been struggling to recover from the Category 4 storm's path of destruction. Florida is the onl...


KARMA: After India Votes Against Israel, Palestinian Authority Stands With India's Enemies

Waleed Abu Ali had shared a stage with Mumbai terror attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed in Rawalpindi on FridayNEW DELHI Palestine on Saturday recalled its envoy...


US To Decide On Whether To Withhold $255m In Aid To Pakistan

Pakistan fired back at President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for "serious case of amnesia" after testimony Skier Lindsey V...


Instagram Quietly Launches New Recommended Posts Feature

Earlier this month Instagram also introduced a new way to allow users to follow hashtags - meaning we've reached the point where you can follow trends, not ju...


S Korea seizes Hong Kong vessel it says took oil to North

Security Council resolutions on North Korea. South Korea is holding a second ship on suspicion of supplying oil to North Korea in violation of global sanction...


Trump terminates HIV/AIDS advisory panel members as he seeks replacements

No explanation was given by the president regarding their terminations, although some expect the firings are politically motivated. The administration wanted ...


Winter Weather Advisory issued for forecasted Friday snowfall

Friday . A wide band of accumulating snow is forecast to spread into the Chicago area from the west - reaching westernmost portions of the area late morning, ...


Police officers killed in shooting outside Egypt church

Egyptian authorities are calling the attack a foiled attempt - as they say the gunmen had explosives that could have made the attack even deadlier. At least...


Liberia waiting to hear 1st results of runoff election

As Liberia's first female head of state, 79-year-old Nobel Peace Prize victor, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, steps dpwn she leaves the impoverished West African countr...


Obama beats Trump again as most admired American man in poll

This year marks the 16th consecutive year that Clinton has taken the top spot as the most admired woman . Read their full exchange . Obama's 17-percent show...


JetBlue Flight Skids Off Logan Airport Runway While Landing

According to ABC News , an audio transcript revealed one of the pilots had told air traffic controllers, "Everything's fine". The flight had originated in Savan...


Recycle your old Christmas tree and promote new life in local lakes

If kept properly watered and taken care of, a live tree can last through the holiday season, but eventually it will begin to dry out and die. In Portland, the...


Bus kills at least 4 people in Moscow, driver detained

Police immediately ruled out a possibility of it being an attack, saying that they suspect a mechanical fault or that the driver lost control of the vehicle. Th...


One woman dead after two dogs attack her, her husband

The husband shot one of the dogs and the other dog, which was injured, ran off, officials said. He then ran outside and that's when the dogs started attacking h...


Israel in touch with '10 countries' over embassy moves: deputy

The country became the first to follow the United States in this regard after the US President Donald Trump recognised Jerusalem as Israel's capital . Guatemal...


LAPD called to inspect "suspicious" package addressed to Treasury Secretary

The Secret Service was also involved due to the connection to Mnuchin. Treasury Secretary nominee, Steven Mnuchin , testifies during his Senate Finance commi...


Trump uses derogatory, racist language to describe immigrants

The unstable and deriding comments about migrants ascribed to the president were sourced to a couple of anonymous authorities, one who the Times said was avai...


Liverpool survive Arsenal fightback in six-goal thriller

Showing the desire and assertiveness completely missing in the first half, Arsenal pulled level through Alexis Sanchez and Granit Xhaka by the 56th minute. ...


Census Bureau: New York state population increases slightly

Wyoming had the largest percentage decline among states, losing almost 5,600 resident or about 1% of the state's population. Pennsylvania was the fifth-most pop...


Parents Furious After Ivanka Trump Shows Up Unannounced at Connecticut High School

Ivanka spent Monday morning at the Norwalk Early College Academy in CT talking about the importance of education in the sciences, technology, engineering and ...


Latvala says he's had enough and resigns from Senate

Latvala, a Republican who is also running for governor, denied wrongdoing even as he submitted his letter of resignation to Florida Senate President Joe Negron...


Flurries in the forecast: Snowfall warnings in effect for parts of BC

Snow and flurries are likely for parts of Vancouver Island this week as a low-pressure system sweeps across B.C.'s South Coast. "The winter storm watch may be...


Pence further delays trip to Middle East

With the Senate vote now expected late Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning, White House officials said Monday that Pence's trip could not be shortened or...


Canadian billionaire couple found dead in their mansion basement

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tweeted that he was saddened to by the news of the sudden passing of Barry and his wife Honey. He grew the company throug...


Exit polls predict BJP win in Gujarat, Himachal

BJP president Amit Shah had in a speech told BJP MLAs and workers not to burst crackers if they do not achieve the target of 150 plus seats. The Congress w...


The most awaited 'padman' Trailer is out now

Mumbai: Actor Akshay Kumar starrer film " Padman " trailer is out on Friday morning. He faces a lot of opposition until Sonam Kapoor's character appears ...


European Union to move on Brexit talks, Irish 'riddle' remains

Talks on phase two are set to begin in January. "It is now time for internal EU-27 preparations and exploratory contacts with the United Kingdom, to get more ...


Port Authority Explosion: What We Know About Suspect Akayed Ullah

President Trump was briefed on the incident Monday, according to the White House, and New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, D, was briefed as well, his office report...


FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Not as cold tonight; cloudy skies through the weekend

The high Sunday will be in the upper 60s. More clouds build in for Thursday out ahead of a cold front, but temperatures will still soar to around 66. Rain w...


What Is Man Flu? Canadian Doctor Claims Men Suffer More When Sick

After his analysis of man flu-defined as "a cold or similar minor ailment as experienced by a man who is regarded as exaggerating the severity of the symptoms"-...


Ambition: I want to be the best Egyptian ever - Salah

The winger has 13 Premier League goals this season, making him the leading scorer in England's top flight. He told Liverpoolfc.com, "I'm very happy to win i...


Missile Tracking Exercises Scheduled Amid Nuclear Tension With North Korea

In their last test on November 29, North Korea test-fired an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that had a range of hitting anywhere in the United Stat...


Youtube star cements head inside microwave

Then, they called for emergency officials. In a video statement released on Twitter , Station commander Simon Woodward gave a stern warning message to Swin...


Trump to undergo physical and release details early next year

Facing global isolation for recognising Jerusalem as the Israeli capital, the White House yesterday defended President Donald Trump's decision, asserting th...


United Nations envoy meets North Korean overseas minister

The meeting between Jeffrey Feltman and Ri Yong-ho took place barely a week after North Korea launched its most sophisticated intercontinental ballistic missi...