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North Bay under extreme cold warning

North Bay under extreme cold warning

Environment Canada issues warnings about extreme cold when very cold temperatures or wind chill creates an elevated risk of health conditions like frostbite or hypothermia. The extreme cold is expect...

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GST mop up dips for 2nd straight month

GST mop up dips for 2nd straight month

Of the Rs. 80,808 crore collected under the GST up to December 25, around Rs 13,089 crore have been collected as the CGST, while Rs 18,650 crore have been collected as the SGST. "January onwards, the ...

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California quake rattles area east of San Jose

California quake rattles area east of San Jose

They measured magnitude 3.1 and 3.9, according to the USGS . There were no initial reports of injuries or damage in either quake in Santa Clara County. "A good shaker", Sanjay Khandelwal, of Los Ga...

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Liberians Voting in Presidential Runoff Election

Liberians Voting in Presidential Runoff Election

The victor will replace Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who is stepping down after two terms. The much-anticipated second round of voting is a contest between opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC)...

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107-year-old woman finds Rahul 'handsome,' wants to meet him

107-year-old woman finds Rahul 'handsome,' wants to meet him

Narendra Modi, in one of his election speeches in Gujarat, said, Rahul Gandhi's role in Congress will be marked as an "RAJ OF AURANGZEB"-taunting that this kind of a leader results in ruining the dyna...

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Obama warns against divisiveness on social media

Obama warns against divisiveness on social media

Obama , who was interviewed for an edition of the BBC Radio 4 Today program guest edited by Prince Harry , said it was a challenge to make the most of the opportunities provided by social media. Trum...

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First Lady shows off her Christmas spirit with selfie

First Lady shows off her Christmas spirit with selfie

She tweeted about the programme ahead of the call, saying, "Looking forward to helping kids track Santa today with @NoradSanta!" and wished her followers a Merry Christmas Eve. The lovely floral mot...

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Medical evacuations begin from rebel-held Syrian city Eastern Ghouta

Medical evacuations begin from rebel-held Syrian city Eastern Ghouta

The enclave, a densely populated pocket of satellite towns and farms, is the only major rebel stronghold near the capital Damascus. Medical teams evacuate critical patients from East Ghouta . It is...

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How Much Time Has Trump Spent At Golf Clubs After Becoming President?

How Much Time Has Trump Spent At Golf Clubs After Becoming President?

PGA tour player Bryson DeChambeau and former pro golfer Dana Quigley, according to the White House. Trump had an online presence before 7 am, when he tweeted about working with Democrats and w...

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China Halts Oil Products' Exports to North Korea Amid New UN Sanctions

China Halts Oil Products' Exports to North Korea Amid New UN Sanctions

Noh pointed out Seoul would allow Beijing to explain the matter directly as "China has been underlining its stance of faithfully implementing related UNSC resolutions under the principle of not tole...

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'Comfort Women' row with Japan unresolved , South Korea says

'Comfort Women' row with Japan unresolved , South Korea says

South Korea said Wednesday a 2015 deal meant to end a festering dispute with Japan over Tokyo's wartime sex slavery was faulty, reopening a historical wound as the two countries try to rein in North K...

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Minister talks about change in Constitution, faces threat

Minister talks about change in Constitution, faces threat

The opposition, led by the Congress, said Hegde has no right to continue as a Minister and must resign. "The Constitution needs to be changed from time to time and we have come for that", he said. The...

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Jairam Thakur Sworn in as Himachal Pradesh CM

Jairam Thakur Sworn in as Himachal Pradesh CM

Mahendra Singh, Kishan Kapoor, Suresh Bhardwaj, Anil Sharma, Sarveen Choudhary, Ram Lal Markanda, Virender Kanwar and Vikram Singh also took oath as cabinet ministers of Himachal Pradesh governmen...

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Sydney grandmother avoids Malaysian death penalty over drug charges

Sydney grandmother avoids Malaysian death penalty over drug charges

Exposto was found with more than a kilogram of methamphetamine in her bag after arriving in Kuala Lumpur on a flight from China in 2014. Customs officers discovered the drugs stitched into the compart...

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Tyson Chandler dunks inbounds pass in final second as Suns nip Grizzlies

Tyson Chandler dunks inbounds pass in final second as Suns nip Grizzlies

Phoenix shot 16 percent better than Memphis from the field but they were only up 57-53. After Jarrell Martin seemed to guarantee overtime by scoring off a put-back dunk with 0.6 seconds remaining on...

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Bitter cold temperatures throughout KMAland this week

Bitter cold temperatures throughout KMAland this week

They've had a few flurries in them at times and it's looking like upslope winds will allow that cloud cover to hold on longer than anticipated into this afternoon. That's when the bottom falls out. A ...

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Four Killed in Crash Near Abilene

Four Killed in Crash Near Abilene

According to a press release, troopers also arrested 91 people for driving while impaired and made 49 drug arrests over the holiday weekend. They both resulted from a one-vehicle crash about 12:30 a.m...

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Quick Lane Bowl Betting Preview: Duke vs. Northern Illinois

Quick Lane Bowl Betting Preview: Duke vs. Northern Illinois

It is the first time the two programs will meet on the gridiron. Once having gone without a bowl victory for more than 40 years, the Duke Blue Devils have now won two such contests over the past...

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After arrest, 'Real Housewives' star Luann de Lesseps issues apology

After arrest, 'Real Housewives' star Luann de Lesseps issues apology

Booras added that "three of the four are felonies". De Lesseps is expected back in court on January 25. De Lesseps Wednesday Tom D'Agostino in Palm Beach on New Year's Eve 2016, but in August a...

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New 'Black Panther' Trailer Teases High-Octane Action

I can't wait to say good riddance to 2017 for many reasons, but foremost is the need for 2018 to arrive so that we get Black Panther . According to Screen Rant , Marvel's upcoming Black Panth...

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Guatemala To Move Embassy To Jerusalem

Guatemala To Move Embassy To Jerusalem

That resolution was overwhelmingly adopted by a vote of 128-9. Last week, the USA had recently vetoed a UN Security Council resolution criticising Trump's decision. Guatemala is home to about 1,000 ...

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Cuomo order allows for early tax payments

Cuomo order allows for early tax payments

Homeowners made an end-of-year dash to pay their property taxes Tuesday before the new federal tax code takes effect. This will allow New Yorkers to pay their property taxes for 2018 in the 2017 c...

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People Found Dead in Basement in Troy, NY

Police Capt. Daniel DeWolf says the deaths appear to be suspicious. "Unfortunately, it's disgusting, terrible, sad. especially at this time of year", DeWolf said. So far, no arrests have been made...

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The Library of Congress Will No Longer Be Archiving All Public Tweets

The Library of Congress Will No Longer Be Archiving All Public Tweets

The Library of Congress announced on Tuesday that it would no longer ingest all public tweet text in 2018, instead choosing to "acquire tweets on a selective basis" beginning January 1. "The Libra...

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Today is the first day of Kwanzaa

Today is the first day of Kwanzaa

Provided photo The kinara, a seven-branched candleholder, sits among several symbols of Kwanzaa , a weeklong African-American cultural and historical celebration that began on Tuesday. In addition, t...

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OFAC designates two more North Korean officials

OFAC designates two more North Korean officials

The two officials were listed last Friday in a new United Nations Security Council resolution sanctioning North Korea, Treasury said. In July, North Korea successfully launched the country's first i...

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White nationalist shrine for slain Australian woman Justine Damond removed

The tribute included candles, flowers, framed photos and cards that read, "United We Stand". Minneapolis police department spokesman John Elder told local radio the memorial was removed when polic...

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Democrat Shelly Simonds asks court to reverse decision in 94th District race

Democrat Shelly Simonds asks court to reverse decision in 94th District race

Yancey late in the recount process. A state court then ruled the counters had wrongly credited a ballot to her. The balance of power in the House stands at 50-49 in favor of Republicans until the Ne...

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Saraki, Ekweremadu call for peace, love among Nigerians

Saraki, Ekweremadu call for peace, love among Nigerians

Also, the Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, called on Nigerians to emulate the great virtues of humility, love, peace, forgiveness, and reconciliation, which, according to him, w...

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'Sexstremist' tries to steal baby Jesus from Vatican

'Sexstremist' tries to steal baby Jesus from Vatican

She was immediately detained by Vatican security forces, and began screaming "God is woman, God is woman". Video showed the Vatican gendarme tackling her just as she got her hands on the Jesus figur...

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