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Putin calls St. Petersburg blast a 'terror attack'

Putin calls St. Petersburg blast a 'terror attack'

Petersburg in the Crusader northwest Russian Federation the day before yesterday", the group said in a statement carried by their Amaq news agency. The statement said the suspect organized and car...

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Thousands protest in Iran in anti-government demonstrations

The Iranian minister of interior has said recent calls for protest in some cities in Iran are "surely illegal", suggesting if people would like to stage protests, they should place requests. "Forg...

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Erica Garner, daughter of NYPD chokehold victim, dies after suffering heart attack

Erica Garner, daughter of NYPD chokehold victim, dies after suffering heart attack

Garner suffered her first heart attack shortly after the delivery of her son. He said she was a warrior to the end. She told NPR's Rachel Martin that she supported the Vermont senator because of his...

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Pakistan Warns US Against Unilateral Military Action on Its Soil

Speaking at a media briefing here, the ISPR chief said that Pakistan ensured peace on all fronts and it was the duty of the army to stabilise the region. "India wants to divert attention from atro...

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Obama beats Trump again as most admired American man in poll

Obama beats Trump again as most admired American man in poll

Trump trailed Obama, and they were followed by Pope Francis , evangelist Bill Graham, John McCain, Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and vice president Mike Pence, amon...

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Fresh trouble for Congress in Meghalaya as 5 MLAs resign

Fresh trouble for Congress in Meghalaya as 5 MLAs resign

Three others who quit are Remington Pyngrope (UDP) and two Independents- Stephanson Mukhim and Hopeful Bamon. Reducing chief minister Mukul Sangma's government to a minority, five of the Congress' 3...

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NY police investigate four possible murders in apartment upstate

NY police investigate four possible murders in apartment upstate

According to the NY Daily News , 36-year-old Shanta Myers and her 22-year-old girlfriend, Brandi Mells , were found deceased inside their apartment in Troy , New York , on Tuesday (December 26)...

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Police officers killed in shooting outside Egypt church

The attack comes days before the Coptic celebration of the new year and orthodox Christmas Day on January 7. Concerning the security measures of churches, Ghaffar ordered security officers to be unr...

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Attack on Shiite Cultural Center in Kabul Kills At least 35 People

Attack on Shiite Cultural Center in Kabul Kills At least 35 People

Prior to Thursday's attack, there had been at least 12 attacks on Shi'ite targets since the start of 2016, in which nearly 700 people were killed or wounded, according to United Nations figures. "Isis...

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Cristiano Ronaldo wins Globe Soccer's Best Player for 2nd year in row

Cristiano Ronaldo wins Globe Soccer's Best Player for 2nd year in row

When you talk about the Ballon d'Or or any other prize, it's not just any person who votes, it's people who know football, who follow the stats of the players and pick the best in the world. "It's a...

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At least 10 killed in Cairo church attack: Egypt Health Ministry

At least 10 killed in Cairo church attack: Egypt Health Ministry

Earlier, security officials who spoke on condition of anonymity said two police were killed. Police have stepped up security measures around churches ahead of Coptic Christmas celebrations on Janu...

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'Displeased' Gujarat Deputy CM Nitin Patel yet to take charge of portfolios

'Displeased' Gujarat Deputy CM Nitin Patel yet to take charge of portfolios

Hardik said he would speak with the Congress and get Nitin a good position. Patel did not turn up to his office and did not even make any public appearance anywhere. Apart from these two, he has a...

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Polygamy next target for Muslim activists who pressed for triple talaq ban

Polygamy next target for Muslim activists who pressed for triple talaq ban

The bill might run into trouble in the House of Elders where the Congress and the BJP stare eyeball to eyeball with 57 members each. "We will take whatever steps required through democratic means ...

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Palestine envoy shares stage with JuD chief Hafiz Saeed, India reacts

Palestine envoy shares stage with JuD chief Hafiz Saeed, India reacts

The rally was organised by Difa-e-Pakistan Council which is a coalition of over 40 political and religious parties that often advocate conservative policies and targets India. "We are taking up the ma...

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IS claims responsibility for St Petersburg blast

IS claims responsibility for St Petersburg blast

The group did not provide any evidence for its claim. "The attack that targeted a shopping center in Saint Petersburg the day before yesterday was carried out by an Islamic State-linked group", IS s...

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CHP conducting DUI checkpoint in north Modesto

CHP conducting DUI checkpoint in north Modesto

The CHP has been training officers to use field-sobriety tests, combined with tests that measure the cannabis compound THC, to determine impaired driving, said Lt. "Now we are seeing people abusing pr...

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Alabama Senate: Democrat Doug Jones officially declared victor

Alabama Senate: Democrat Doug Jones officially declared victor

The state of Alabama published the names of 23,000 write-in candidates who were voted in to potentially take over Jeff Sessions' seat in the Senate after he vacated to become the United States Att...

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China Rejects Donald Trump's Accusation On Oil Transfer To North Korea

China Rejects Donald Trump's Accusation On Oil Transfer To North Korea

South Korean officials could not confirm Friday if the second ship was the Lighthouse Winmore . A senior South Korean foreign ministry official said the ship, the Lighthouse Winmore , was seized w...

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State Dept. Releases Huma Abedin Emails From Clinton Investigation

State Dept. Releases Huma Abedin Emails From Clinton Investigation

The Daily Mail has identified eight emails containing "confidential" information; the third highest government classification indicates intelligence that "reasonably could be expected to cause damage ...

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Jobs And Workforce Increase In Metro Dalton

Jobs And Workforce Increase In Metro Dalton

Metro Rome posted 41,700 jobs in November, up by 400 from a revised 41,300 in October. Form its peak at 14 percent in March 2009, the jobless rate in Dalton has dropped by almost two thirds. Unemplo...

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Wicomico Humane Society Proposes Changes to Dog Ordinance

Wicomico Humane Society Proposes Changes to Dog Ordinance

A dog was found frozen solid outside a home in the U.S. as a bitter cold spell continues to grip most of the country. Early reports also indicated that the adults were referred to the Humane Society...

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Meghan Markle's half-sister reacts to Harry's 'family she never had' remark

Meghan Markle's half-sister reacts to Harry's 'family she never had' remark

She added, "But more importantly it has to do with the inter-racial evolution of this country through the lens of my life and my family since the Civil Rights Act until present, and how that inters...

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Alaska Airlines sued after gran fell down escalator .

Alaska Airlines sued after gran fell down escalator .

According to the lawsuit, Kekona showed her ticket to an Alaska Airlines employee at her arrival gate, who pointed her in the direction she needed to go in. Kekona's family had paid for a service to e...

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DEC warns of extreme cold, wind chill in Adirondacks

DEC warns of extreme cold, wind chill in Adirondacks

Though it originally was scheduled to last until noon on Thursday, the National Weather Service extended the advisory to Thursday night as well. The low for Saturday night is forecast around -1, w...

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Greenville Woman Charged in Death of 7-year-old

Greenville Woman Charged in Death of 7-year-old

Castillo was charged with a parole violation. McKinney officers then found the suspect's auto in a drugstore parking lot and then gave chase when the vehicle fled into Frisco and was cornered at a...

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China Caught Illegally Selling Oil To North Korea By US Satellites

China Caught Illegally Selling Oil To North Korea By US Satellites

She said that authorities investigated a report that a Chinese ship had transferred oil to a North Korean ship at sea in October and concluded the report was false. "We condemn these acts and hope...

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Shooting at Long Beach, Calif., office leaves two dead

Shooting at Long Beach, Calif., office leaves two dead

Police responded to reports of an active shooter at a law office in the 300 block of San Antonio Drive at 2:25PM. This story will be updated when more information is made available . Video showed...

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Prank Blamed For Wichita Man's Officer-Involved Death

Livingston didn't say what caused the officer to shoot the man or whether the man was armed. Authorities are investigating whether a deadly police shooting in Wichita stemmed from someone making...

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Deputies: Man rigs door in attempt to electrocute wife

Deputies: Man rigs door in attempt to electrocute wife

Deputies found the front door barricaded, with burn marks. A deputy kicked the door which caused a large spark. 'Not only did this man plan to electrocute his wife, but he could have injured a dep...

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Hike Minnesota's Mystery Cave for free on New Year's Day

Hike Minnesota's Mystery Cave for free on New Year's Day

Hikes will be led by professional guides and outdoor educators eager to share their knowledge and love of Vermont's outdoors. Schoene attributed the popularity of the event to the word getting out a...

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