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Putin asks lawmakers to keep Russian navy in Syria until 2092

Putin asks lawmakers to keep Russian navy in Syria until 2092

Russian Federation has begun a partial withdrawal of its troops in Syria under the order of President Vladimir Putin , local media reported on Tuesday. "We do not recognise this decision, we will not...

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Coalition behind online Washington football team hoax

Coalition behind online Washington football team hoax

The team's tagline is "A mascot everyone can cheer for". The front page features an image announcing that the franchise is changing its nickname to "Redhawks" next season, as well as a full press...

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Judiciary chairman says 2 Trump picks not moving forward

Judiciary chairman says 2 Trump picks not moving forward

Alabama GOP Sen. Richard Shelby told CNN that he asked Talley to withdraw in early September. "Along with Brett Talley , whose nomination also ran aground today, Mateer represents the tip of the ...

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Buffalo Bills: Win over Colts keeps their season alive

Buffalo Bills: Win over Colts keeps their season alive

Last week, Nathan Peterman started for Buffalo , but not because of performance by Taylor. This will be a good contest, but Buffalo again rides LeSean McCoy to victory. The Bills are still techni...

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Rep. Peter King calls Steve Bannon 'disheveled drunk'

Rep. Peter King calls Steve Bannon 'disheveled drunk'

Josh Holmes, McConnell's former chief of staff, said Tuesday night that Bannon deserves enshrinement "in the Democratic consultant Hall of Fame" for helping Moore defeat an incumbent GOP senator i...

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Volunteers needed to help lay wreaths at Arlington Cemetery

Volunteers needed to help lay wreaths at Arlington Cemetery

Each year, the Northern California Veterans Cemetery's Support Board has led the fundraising and ceremony efforts for this local event. This is the second year the cemetery will be an official locat...

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Israel intercepts two missiles fired from Gaza

Israel intercepts two missiles fired from Gaza

The Islamic Jihad statement made no mention of an Israeli attack. The tunnel, according to the army, was not destroyed with explosives as past tunnels had been. The army did not say when the cross...

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Prabhu meets USTR, bats for permanent solution to food security

Prabhu meets USTR, bats for permanent solution to food security

The United States has been blocking recruitment of new appeals judges for several months, exacerbating the risk that the WTO could effectively run out of judges, and piling pressure on other WTO membe...

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Saudi Arabia to lift 35-year ban on cinemas

Saudi Arabia to lift 35-year ban on cinemas

Saudi Arabia is undergoing a major economic shift known as Vision 2030 that is meant to move the country's economy away from its dependence on oil and reduce its almost $80 billion deficit. In add...

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Clipper brings chance of snow; coldest temps since March sweep over DC

Clipper brings chance of snow; coldest temps since March sweep over DC

Expect wind chills to range from 5 above zero to 5 below zero. By Wednesday evening, heavy snow will be falling in Detroit and Cleveland. "A coating to 1" possible. A cold start to hump day festiv...

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4-month-old baby seriously injured in Etobicoke double stabbing

4-month-old baby seriously injured in Etobicoke double stabbing

The baby was rushed to The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto via ambulance with life-threatening injuries. Toronto police say the incident took place at least in part in the lobby of a residenti...

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Netflix fires executive who said company didn't believe Danny Masterson's accusers

Netflix fires executive who said company didn't believe Danny Masterson's accusers

During the soccer game, which took place prior to December 5, Victim B asked Yeatman why Netflix hadn't taken any action against Masterson , who is being investigated by the Los Angeles County ...

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Four hurt in 'attempted terror' blast in NY city

Four hurt in 'attempted terror' blast in NY city

The incident occurred less than two months after an Uzbek immigrant killed eight people by speeding a rental truck down a New York City bike path, in an attack for which ISIS claimed responsibility....

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Philippines' Rodrigo Duterte Wins Extra Year Of Martial Law Powers

Philippines' Rodrigo Duterte Wins Extra Year Of Martial Law Powers

Martial law in the southern Philippine region of Mindanao, originally aimed at quelling a terrorist attack in the city of Marawi in May, has been extended for another year. "The proponents and support...

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Campaign Spokesman: Roy Moore

Campaign Spokesman: Roy Moore "Probably" Thinks Homosexual Conduct Should Be Illegal

Whether or not the vote was a referendum on politics or pedophilia, many of Moore's supporters had spent a solid month twisting reason to arrive at a pragmatic or moral defense of the judge's failed c...

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Theresa May Faces Parliamentary Showdown With Brexit Rebels

Theresa May Faces Parliamentary Showdown With Brexit Rebels

After six days of debate in parliament ranging from the legal minutiae of Brexit to the gaping differences between "Remainers" and "Leavers", May could face a defeat as lawmakers demand more say over ...

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Former Facebook VP says

Former Facebook VP says "social media is ripping apart our society"

He recommended that people take a break from social media. Referring to Likes and reactions on status updates, Palihapitiya told a gathering of college students: "The short-term, dopamine-driven f...

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US Producer Prices Rose Robustly in November

US Producer Prices Rose Robustly in November

The US consumer price index, which tracks costs for household goods and services, gained 0.4% from October, in line with analysts' expectations. Fed officials are likely to raise their benchmark sho...

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APNewsBreak: Fischbach expects to hold 2 jobs as Lt. Gov.

APNewsBreak: Fischbach expects to hold 2 jobs as Lt. Gov.

She lives in Minneapolis with her husband; they have two grown sons. Amy Klobuchar has attracted one Republican opponent so far, but she remains the odds-on favorite as most polls show her MInnesota's...

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Omarosa Manigault Newman to leave the White House in January

Omarosa Manigault Newman to leave the White House in January

One of the most prominent black members of President Donald Trump's administration is leaving 1600 Penn. She also had a very public feud with April Ryan , a White House reporter for American Urba...

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Officials release more info on shot ISP trooper

Officials release more info on shot ISP trooper

ISP tweeted that the trooper is expected to survive. Police say Kays became combative, pulled a handgun and fired at the trooper, who was shot in the head. Evans was taken to the University of Louisvi...

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Newspapers Review: Demonstrations against USA move on Jerusalem focus of dailies

Newspapers Review: Demonstrations against USA move on Jerusalem focus of dailies

He further mentioned that the party which is a stranger on the Palestinian land is the Zionist regime because Muslims, Jews and Christians have lived together for centuries in Palestine. The OIC is th...

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Judge: Taxpayers shouldn't be burdened with costs of Zuma's conduct

Judge: Taxpayers shouldn't be burdened with costs of Zuma's conduct

The report by Madonsela released in November a year ago ordered an inquiry into allegations that the Guptas may have influenced the appointment of cabinet members in Zuma's administration and received...

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11-Year-Old Girl Held At Gunpoint, Handcuffed By Grand Rapids Police

11-Year-Old Girl Held At Gunpoint, Handcuffed By Grand Rapids Police

Officers were looking for the girl's aunt, Carrie Manning , who was wanted for allegedly stabbing her little sister at a home a few blocks away and was believed to be armed with a knife. Police said ...

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Windshield from United States copter falls on Okinawa school's ground

Windshield from United States copter falls on Okinawa school's ground

About 30 fourth-graders were having a gym class in the school grounds at the time, according to the Okinawa prefectural board of education. The Futenma airbase is already a major source of mistrust ...

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Google opens Chinese AI centre

Google opens Chinese AI centre

Focused on basic AI research, the Center will consist of a team of AI researchers in Beijing , supported by Google China's strong engineering teams. The move is interesting given Google's complex r...

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Modi, Manmohan Singh pay tribute to Parliament attack martyrs

Modi, Manmohan Singh pay tribute to Parliament attack martyrs

It also denied any meeting with Congress leaders. He said, "Those like Mani Shankar Aiyar always had an inconsistent position". Singh issued a statement saying that he had been "deeply pained an...

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6 people sentenced to death for murder of Indian man

6 people sentenced to death for murder of Indian man

Death sentence has been awarded to six people, while one person has been awarded double life term and another has been awarded five years of rigorous imprisonment. Kausalya blamed her family for the m...

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United States issues stern warning to those smuggling fuel to North Korea

United States issues stern warning to those smuggling fuel to North Korea

The former U.S. diplomat said the secretive state needed time to "digest and consider" and that he believed Ri would brief North Korean leader Kim Jong Un . "Let's just meet and we can talk about the...

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Drivers beware of hazardous roads as snow turns to ice

Drivers beware of hazardous roads as snow turns to ice

Some roads, pavements and cycle paths will be slippery, and some longer journey times by road and bus services are likely, right through the Monday morning rush hour. The forecasters also predict that...

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