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Senior UN official to make rare visit to North Korea

The U.N. said that Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman is expected to visit Pyongyang from December 5 to 8. He will also meet with oth...


The Piermont Capital Management Inc. Purchases 8743 Shares of Cabot Corp (CBT)

It has underperformed by 15.45% the S&P500. The company has market cap of $13.27 billion. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 619...


Rise in number of children and pensioners in relative poverty, says report

The charity said that such sustained rises in poverty amongst young people and the elderly had not been seen in several decades. " UK Poverty 2017 " - which s...


California state lawmaker accused of sexual harassment

Dababneh's office has since released a statement to KPCC , writing, "I am saddened by this lobbyist's effort to create this falsehood and make these inflammato...


US Senate approves major tax reforms in victory for Donald Trump

Analysts said market sentiment was overall boosted by the prospect of the tax bill and investors will look closely to see progress between the House and Senate'...


Vishwas for new AAP with ousted leaders

Reiterating his earlier criticism of the party that has often been termed as a "one-man show" under Arvind Kejriwal , Vishwas said: "there is a lack of dialogu...


House leadership communications director files whistleblower lawsuit in Hoover case

Olivo said the aide shared with her "a written timeline of "events" between (the aide) and Speaker Hoover, including the physical and sexual encounters". Olivo ...


Ex-president of Yemen killed by rebels

Recently, former president Ali Abdullah Saleh, one time Saudi Arabia's ally, had indicated to begin a new page in his relations with Riyadh. Yemen's rebel-con...


Loveland-area weather: Partly sunny; high about 41

We'll warm to the mid/ upper 70s with mostly sunny skies and winds will remain out of the southwest at 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight there's a 40 percent chan...


Red Flag Warning, Fire Weather Watch, and Freeze Watch

Despite the high winds, temperatures are supposed to reach into the low- to mid-60s, reaching close to record levels for Chicago. A cold front will move thr...


Police Say Wire-Hungry Squirrel Vandalized NJ Town's Christmas Display

The morning after the ceremony, the Sea Girt Police Department said it caught the vandal in the act, posting photos on social media of a squirrel climbing o...


Hero Opossum Snuck into Florida Liquor Store and Got Drunk on Bourbon

Pettis told the Northwest Florida Daily News that this was her first encounter with an intoxicated opossum. "This sly, and now slurred, opossum snuck its wa...


President Trump Just Undermined Mitt Romney, Again

Trump also encouraged Hatch to seek re-election in March , before the prospect of Romney's potential Senate run had even cropped up. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) if th...


Mattis urges Pakistan to 'redouble' efforts against Islamist militants

He agreed with Mattis that both Pakistan and the USA have a common stake in securing peace and security in Afghanistan for the long term stability of the broade...


Turkey's Erdogan says businessmen moving assets overseas are 'traitors'

We don't see good intention in moving assets overseas that you had earned in this country", Erdogan told local members of the ruling Justice and Development Par...


Toronto police facing questions over disappearance, murder of young woman

Police said the woman was located on Wednesday, Nov. 29 outside an abandoned building near Church and Wellesley streets, four days after she disappeared. Earlie...


SCOTUS lets anti-marriage-equality Texas Supreme Court ruling stand

The ruling found that there's still room for state courts to explore "the reach and ramifications" of marriage-related issues that resulted from the legalizatio...


Former Dem Congresswoman Sentenced To Five Years In Prison On Corruption Charges

The allegations - which, in addition to fraud, included lying on tax forms and congressional disclosures - had already cost Brown her seat in Congress: She lost...


Dershowitz: Come on, you can't charge Trump with obstruction

Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) made that argument yesterday on NBC's Meet the Press , telling Chuck Todd that the Senate Judiciary Committee has almost completed i...


Supreme Court taking up New Jersey sports betting case

The case pits New Jersey and other states against the four big sports leagues and the federal government. The state's action was a direct challenge to a federal...


Rosenberg to step aside for now as Senate leader

He said last week that he supports the independent investigation into the allegations and that he is recusing himself from all matters related to the investigat...


Conte asks England stars not to kick Hazard

Zinedine Zidane has never hidden the fact that he believes Eden Hazard is one of the best players in the world and the mutual admiration has been reciprocat...


Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) Holdings Raised by Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC

A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns (volatility) for DAL producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 2.94% and for the mo...


#MeToo Movement In Running For Time's Person Of The Year

Trump was awarded the title a year ago. The year before that, 2014, the Person of the Year were the Ebola fighters. And then there are the heads of state. Kae...


Young Texas teen found safe in Mexico

Investigators believe Ashlee traveled to Laredo and then crossed into Mexico late Friday night. Keith and Tiffany Hattermann said their daughter was on her wa...


Army jawan injured in encounter with terrorists in Kashmir's Qazigund

Cops said the militant who were killed during the encounter was a Pakistani national belonging to Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) outfit. He said the injured policeme...


Patriots, Rob Gronkowski continue Bills in dominant win; Tyrod Taylor injured

Gilmore was booed loudly throughout Buffalo's 23-3 loss Sunday but the cornerback wasn't expecting a warm welcome after his hasty departure. Many of those recep...


Yes, Vishal Is One Of The Contestant Of RK Nagar ByPoll!

The multifaceted personality made the surprising announcement on Saturday, December 2 that he would contest the RK Nagar by-election. Kejriwal, in his response,...


Lawmaker proposes during Australian same-sex marriage debate

The House of Representatives is now debating a motion to introduce marriage for same-sex couples, which is expected to pass easily. Smiling back from the gall...


Grassley: Tax Bill Favors 'Savers,' Not Those Spending On 'Booze Or Women'

One can assume Iowa's Chuck Grassley meant people who aren't millionaires. The Senate Judiciary committee chairman - whose own assets are worth millions and...


Kuwait Announces Completion of Gulf Summit Arrangements

Speaking at the Doha-based Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies on Sunday, Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani said he will attend ...


Obama digs at Trump over climate change

Almost three years after he publicly asked India to guard against any efforts to divide its society, former US President Barack Obama said on Friday that when...


Moore tweets thanks for Trump's endorsement

Moore faces Democrat Doug Jones for Alabama's U.S. Senate seat in the December 12 election. The president has repeatedly slammed Moore's Democratic opponent, ...


Commercial fishing banned in Arctic

The Arctic region, most of which was once permanently frozen, is warming at almost twice the global average rate and its waters are becoming more accessible. It...


Arctic cold snap to bring snow and 60mph winds next week

An artic chill is expected to hit on Thursday morning, causing temperatures to plummet into sub-zero degrees with a possibility of snow in some areas. "Wednesda...