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Donald Trump's schedule shows hours of 'executive time' for Twitter and TV

Schedules from the White House show that President Donald Trump often begins his official work day around 11 a.m., according to a new report . After 6 p.m., Trump can finally get back to more ca...

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Mudslides Possible On Burn Scars As California Braces For Rain

Mudslides Possible On Burn Scars As California Braces For Rain

An interactive map of the evacuation areas can be found here . People in these areas should stay alert to changing conditions and be prepared to leave immediately. Also included in the order are the ...

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Moya: Nadal Will Be Fine For Australian Open

Moya: Nadal Will Be Fine For Australian Open

The 12-time Grand Slam victor has not played competitive tennis since his loss in the quarter-finals at the 2017 Wimbledon and was expected to return to action at the Mubadala World Tennis Championshi...

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Mueller looks deeper into talk at Trump Tower

The discussions have involved, for example, whether the interview can be written questioning as opposed to in-person questioning. US President Donald Trump asserted on Saturday that everything he ha...

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1 killed, 3 injured in protests in Sudan's West Darfur state

1 killed, 3 injured in protests in Sudan's West Darfur state

Some people burned tyres, a local resident said. Anti-riot police fired tear gas at hundreds of students and residents who staged rallies in the towns of Geneina and Nyala in Darfur and Damazin in B...

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Luxor's hot air balloon trips not affected by Friday's crash

Luxor's hot air balloon trips not affected by Friday's crash

The New Zealand embassy in Cairo is providing consular assistance to four New Zealanders, none of whom were seriously injured, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade said on Saturday. The ancient c...

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Explosion Said to Target Anti-Government Rebels in Idlib Kills 18

Explosion Said to Target Anti-Government Rebels in Idlib Kills 18

The Idlib offensive carries significant risks. A full-blown government offensive could cause large-scale destruction and massive displacement. The officials said that around half of the civilian pop...

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Tanker ablaze, 32 missing after collision off China

Tanker ablaze, 32 missing after collision off China

South Korean petrochemical company Hanwha Total Co., a 50-50 partnership between the Seoul-based Hanwha Group and French oil giant Total, said in an email to the AP it had contracted the Sanchi to i...

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Freezing Temperatures Didn't Stop People From Riding Subway With No Pants

Freezing Temperatures Didn't Stop People From Riding Subway With No Pants

This year over 60 cities around the globe took part in this bizzare ritual. The day will finish at the Infusion Lounge in Old City, where mixologist Jung Park developed a slate of underwear- and laun...

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Ukraine's Elina Svitolina stunned second seed Karolina Pliskova

Ukraine's Elina Svitolina stunned second seed Karolina Pliskova

Svitolina topped Sasnovich 6-2, 6-1 on January 6 in the Australian city of Brisbane - a victory that will boost the Ukrainian star's world ranking to fourth when the new list comes out on January 8....

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Iconic French Pop Singer France Gall Dies at 70

Iconic French Pop Singer France Gall Dies at 70

In the original version, the final curtain was lowering on love, not on life as in the Sinatra version: the about-to-be-forsaken lover returns to an empty house, "as usual", and retires "all alone.in ...

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Wife Of Pulse Nightclub Shooter Knew About His Plans And Did Nothing

Wife Of Pulse Nightclub Shooter Knew About His Plans And Did Nothing

She said that Mateen bought ammunition and went to the shooting range "a lot", in the days before the attack, telling her it was for work. The day of the attack, she reported, she saw him with a hol...

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Former Iranian president Ahmadinejad arrested for anti-regime remarks

Former Iranian president Ahmadinejad arrested for anti-regime remarks

The Iran demonstrations have caught worldwide attention and numerous protesters have been either arrested or killed for speaking against the tyrant Rouhani government. They have expanded to cities and...

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USA military chopper makes 2nd emergency landing in Okinawa

USA military chopper makes 2nd emergency landing in Okinawa

According to local media reports, US personnel on Monday morning were making preparations to move the bulky air frame off the beach on Ikei Island, in Japan's southernmost prefecture, using heavy rope...

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New York City's Pedestrian Deaths Hit Lowest Level Since 1910

New York City's Pedestrian Deaths Hit Lowest Level Since 1910

From 2013 to 2017, all traffic deaths are down by 28 percent and pedestrian deaths are down 45 percent during the same timeframe. Both cities saw fewer traffic deaths in 2017 than at any point on reco...

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Peter Sutherland, former Irish attorney general, dies aged 71

Peter Sutherland, former Irish attorney general, dies aged 71

He was appointed in 2006 the United Nations special representative for worldwide migration and held that post until his death. "He was a statesman in every sense of the word; an Irishman, a commit...

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US Vice President Mike Pence to travel to Middle East next week

US Vice President Mike Pence to travel to Middle East next week

Vice President Mike Pence will travel to Jordan, Egypt and Israel on behalf of President Donald Trump later this month, Pence's office said in a statement Monday. However, Pence said he postpone...

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GOP senators refer Trump dossier author for federal investigation

GOP senators refer Trump dossier author for federal investigation

Steele, a former MI6 officer with deep experience in Russian Federation, was hired by a Washington-based political research firm known as Fusion GPS in the summer 2016. Whatever the case, Papadopoulos...

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Viral Social Media Post Puts Schools Across the Country on Alert

Viral Social Media Post Puts Schools Across the Country on Alert

Virginia authorities have a person of interest in custody, the post said. Sometime Sunday a threat began circulating on social media, targeting Monticello High School in Abelmarle County, Va. Albema...

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Palestine denies reports of its envoy to Pakistan being reinstated

Palestine denies reports of its envoy to Pakistan being reinstated

Reports of Palestinian ambassador to Pakistan Walid Abu Ali being reinstated are false and he is very much in Palestine as of now, said Palestinian Foreign Ministry. Confirming the suspension of fun...

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Solo: A Star Wars Story Director Hints At Imminent Trailer Reveal

Glover's description of a light touch when it comes to the reshoots would seem to contradict unsubstantiated reports which began circulating late a year ago claiming as much as 80 % of the movie had ...

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ACLU: New Jersey prisons ban book on mass incarceration, racial injustice

ACLU: New Jersey prisons ban book on mass incarceration, racial injustice

The letter notes that even Texas' prison system - which maintains a list of almost 10,000 banned books and periodicals - explicitly includes " The New Jim Crow " on its list of approved publications...

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Mitt Romney was diagnosed and treated for prostate cancer previous year

Mitt Romney was diagnosed and treated for prostate cancer previous year

Two Romney aides confirmed Monday afternoon that Romney was diagnosed with the "slow-growing" cancer past year. According to the report, which cited an unnamed source, the former MA governor was "tr...

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Brandon Lewis Named New UK Tory Chairman After Twitter Mix-Up

Conservative Party Twitter account announces Chris Grayling as its new chairman. Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May poses with Brandon Lewis and James Cleverly and other members of their teams...

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Winter Olympics targeted by hackers says security firm

US President Donald Trump holds a press conference at Camp David on January 6. And, ahead of the Korean high level talks, nuclear envoys of Japan and South Korea met in Seoul on Monday. Nikki Haley,...

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Hurricanes And Wildfires Made 2017 The Costliest US Disaster Year

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) National Center for Environmental information (NCEI) said in a Monday report that the 16 disasters that cost more than $1 billion added...

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CAT-2017 results for IIMs announced

CAT-2017 results for IIMs announced

This year, 20 students received scores that placed them in the 100 percentile. As many as 20 students have scored 100 percentile in the Common Admission Test (CAT) held under the aegis of the Indian...

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Egypt to hold presidential polls in March

Egypt to hold presidential polls in March

The official list of candidates is set to be announced on 23 February, 2018. In the case of no run-offs, the victor of the elections will be announced on 2 April, 2018. The independent NEC, establis...

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Roy Moore accuser's house burned down in possible arson

Roy Moore accuser's house burned down in possible arson

Authorities in Alabama say the fire that destroyed Roy Moore accuser Tina Johnson's house on January 5, 2017, is being investigated as arson. "I am devastated, just devastated", Ms Johnson told AL...

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Pence to leave for delayed Middle East trip January 19

Pence to leave for delayed Middle East trip January 19

Host Azmi Megahed, the fourth person el-Kholi spoke with, confirmed the conversation to the Times . However, he told the hosts not to toughly condemn the move and persuade the viewers to accept the d...

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