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Pro-government demonstrators take to streets in Iran

Pro-government demonstrators take to streets in Iran Speaking at the United Nations in September, he said, "The good people of Iran want change, and, other than the vast military power of the United States, Iran's people are what their leaders fear the most". The Trump administration stepped up its support for protesters in Iran on Tuesday, calling on the government to stop blocking Instagram and other social media sites while encouraging Iranian... [Full Article...]

Check your Powerball tickets: $50k victor in Louisville

Check your Powerball tickets: $50k victor in Louisville People in the Dayton area who have won lotteries in the past have shared their advice and the impact that winning had on their lives. The cash payout for the Powerball drawing would be $347.9 million. "You have six months to collect, so take your time and think about it", he said". The jackpot has since skyrocketed by about $100 million. The lawsuit was eventually dropped, and 14 of the winn... [Full Article...]

North Korea Missile Hits Own City

North Korea Missile Hits Own City The Diplomat reports that the chance of a similar incident occurring remains high, especially as North Korea continues to trial untested missiles in areas close to populated cities. The unnamed source said the missile may have been destined to go down in the Sea of Japan, near the Russian coast, where its first Hwasong-12 test rocket landed in May 2017. [Full Article...]

U.S. strikes another blow to Pakistan

U.S. strikes another blow to Pakistan State Department has re-designated ten countries including North Korea as "countries of particular concern" for violations of religious freedom. The designations were made by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on December 22 in accordance with the International Religious Freedom Act, according to Nauert. [Full Article...]

3300 flights canceled, JFK suspends flights as snowstorm batters East Coast

3300 flights canceled, JFK suspends flights as snowstorm batters East Coast Several flights heading to NY were diverted to Dulles International Airport after John F. Kennedy International Airport was shut down due to the weather. Sixty-five percent of the flights at John F. Kennedy International airport are canceled as well, significantly impacting the operations of JetBlue Airways and United Airlines. [Full Article...]

Roy Moore accuser Leigh Corfman files defamation lawsuit against Moore, campaign

Roy Moore accuser Leigh Corfman files defamation lawsuit against Moore, campaign Wishnatsky told AL.com that he was hired in 2012 by Roy Moore as a full-time clerk when Moore was reelected to the state Supreme Court. She instead seeks " a declaratory judgment of defamation, a public apology from Moore, and a court-enforced ban on him or his campaign publicly attacking her again", the Post reports. [Full Article...]

Reports of Data Breach Raise Questions About Aadhaar Security Yet Again

Reports of Data Breach Raise Questions About Aadhaar Security Yet Again The software to print cards could be purchased for Rs 300. UIDAI says the portal is intended for government officials for addressing grievances such as rectifying spelling mistakes in a person's name. This isn't the first time the UIDAI has found itself in a controversy over the security of Aadhaar database. In November was revealed that more than 200 Indian government websites have published na... [Full Article...]

Trump had lawyer urge Sessions not to recuse self

Trump had lawyer urge Sessions not to recuse self Federal law still prohibits marijuana even as some states move to legalize it. "Everybody is super anxious". "This underscores the importance of getting it right in California ", Allen said. "The states are going to have to defend the policies they've put in place". USA attorneys in California paid little heed, continuing a campaign they had begun in 2012 to shut down medical marijuana di... [Full Article...]

One tourist killed, 12 injured in hot-air balloon crash in Egypt

One tourist killed, 12 injured in hot-air balloon crash in Egypt They were being treated at Luxor International Hospital. The health ministry said a woman was killed and 12 people injured but gave no further details. The incident comes after 19 foreign tourists were killed when their balloon caught fire in the same city in 2013. Hot air balloon rides were temporarily suspended in Egypt in 2016 after a crash landing led to the injuries of 22 Chinese tourists... [Full Article...]

Blast hits police in Kabul, dozens of casualties

Blast hits police in Kabul, dozens of casualties According to witnesses, a suicide bomber detonated his explosive while a confrontation between civilians and police forces was going on. At least 15 people were killed and nearly 20 others were wounded in an explosion in Banaee area in Kabul's PD9 on Thursday evening. [Full Article...]

Iranian army chief offers assistance in 'fighting' protesters

Iranian army chief offers assistance in 'fighting' protesters Meanwhile, thousands of people took part in pro-government rallies Wednesday and Thursday. The US Department of State went so far as admitting that the US Government wants to encourage protestors in Iran to change their Government, admitting that the US is engaged in interfering with the internal affairs of Iran through Facebook and Twitter . [Full Article...]

Friday outlook: A heaping helping of cold weather, blowing snow

Friday outlook: A heaping helping of cold weather, blowing snow Strong northwest winds will take over Thursday night and Friday and much colder air will return to Southern New England. The good news is that there will be sunshine, the bad news is that the bitter cold will remain, and it should be a few degree colder than today . [Full Article...]

MPs Want a 'Latter Levy' to Cut Down on Disposable Cup Waste

MPs Want a 'Latter Levy' to Cut Down on Disposable Cup Waste The cups are technically recyclable, but because they mix paper and plastic components there are only three recycling facilities in the United Kingdom that can deal with them. The revenue should be used to invest in reprocessing facilities and binfrastructure to ensure that disposable cups and other food and drink packaging is recycled. [Full Article...]

'Bomb cyclone' brings travel chaos and deaths to USA north

'Bomb cyclone' brings travel chaos and deaths to USA north GFS model shows accumulating snow from the Georgia-Florida border all the way up the East Coast to Maine. As the storm strengthens, wind and precipitation spike. The Snow Bomb Cyclone will end in Boston tonight around 8:30 p.m. Dozens of communities from Salisbury to Orleans reported flooding Thursday, Gov. [Full Article...]

Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Sleeping Woman On Flight To Detroit

Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Sleeping Woman On Flight To Detroit The 22-year-old women is alleging she was awoken by the man attempting to shove his fingers into her vagina. When she woke up, the woman said her clothing had been unbuttoned, both top and bottom, and she was being molested by a stranger who had his hand down her trousers. [Full Article...]

USA suspends most aid to Pakistan as it fails to curb terrorism

USA suspends most aid to Pakistan as it fails to curb terrorism The decision on security assistance came after US President Donald Trump lashed out at Pakistan in a New Year tweet, accusing the longstanding American ally of using "lies and deceit" to win US aid while harboring terrorists. However, the economic assistance, which has been worth $11 billion, of the total $33 billion since 2002, will continue, unaffected. Nauert said that despite sustained high-le... [Full Article...]

Dozens of vehicles involved in massive pileup near Buffalo, New York

Dozens of vehicles involved in massive pileup near Buffalo, New York The I-90 lanes are closed between exit 48A (Route 77) and exit 49 (Transit Road), the authority said. The injured patient was transported to a local hospital, Erie County's Executive Mark Poloncarz wrote on Twitter. Initially, the Lancaster Office of Emergency Management said approximately 75 vehicles may have been involved. The Skyway in downtown Buffalo was closed in both directions and sc... [Full Article...]

New Israel law would make it harder to divide Jerusalem

New Israel law would make it harder to divide Jerusalem The Palestinians said Sunday they were recalling their envoy to the United States for consultations in a move that follows US President Donald Trump's designation of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. "The Mount of Olives, the Old City, the Temple Mount and the City of David will remain in our hands forever". Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on Monday slammed the Likud Central Committ... [Full Article...]

Madison County Schools push back start time due to weather

Madison County Schools push back start time due to weather All schools will accept students when they arrive. If a driver sees a student walking, the driver will offer the student a ride. Horry Georgetown Technical College campuses will be closed on Wednesday to all faculty, staff and students. However, New Life Christian School will operate on a normal schedule. Fort Mill is the only other school district in York, Chester and Lancaster counties that ... [Full Article...]

Salman Khan rises to be the ULTMATE Box Office king!

Salman Khan rises to be the ULTMATE Box Office king! Salman and Katrina reprise their roles of Tiger and Zoya in the film. Tiger Zinda Hai movie released in 5700 screens across the Globe. The film is inspired by the real-life incident of the abduction of Indian nurses by ISIL in 2014. "31 Dec - the last day of 2017 - closes with a BIG BANG..." In fact, Salman is the only Bollywood superstar who has 12 movies in the Rs 100-crore club. [Full Article...]


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