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School schedule adjustments due to winter storm

Friday may bring some winter weather to Central Alabama, and with the weather scheduled to move in between 3 and 6 a.m., Vestavia Hills City Schools will operat...


Woman who assisted police to raid illegal liquor outlets thrashed in Delhi

The victim is a mother of 4 children. A DCW statement said: "The DCW team along with women residents were openly threatened by the liquor mafia of dire conseq...


Nithari killings: Moninder Singh Pandher, Surendra Koli guilty in 9th case

Out of the nine cases, this is the third case involving both Koli and Pandher. Both are to be taken in judicial custody, he added. And in all 9 cases Koli had...


Mumbai cops smash slab at brothel owner's house, find her husband's skeleton

The Boisar MIDC police said Sarita recently murdered one of her customers, a Bengali man, as she wanted to steal the Rs1 lakh he was carrying. The woman confe...


Ex-Mesa officer Brailsford found not guilty of second-degree murder

Shaver was unarmed, although police later found two pellet rifles related to his pest-control job inside his hotel room. Disturbing footage of their encount...


Zuma responds to Ramaphosa's Khwezi comment

Fezekile Kuzwayo, known as Khwezi , died just over a year ago, a decade after Zuma was acquitted of her rape. After Brown again put the question to him pointe...


Jeremy Corbyn's Momentum allies face Electoral Commission probe

The commission said it would look at whether Momentum breached spending limits for an unauthorised, non-party campaigner, and that any contravention risked dama...


Cyclone Ockhi: 165 families relocated in Kerala

After a week of hitting the coastline down south, Ockhi is set to move away from Lakshadweep and towards north Maharashtra and Gujarat in the next 48 hours ....


2 teens killed in US school shooting, attacker dead

The Navajo Nation Office of the President and Vice President, which oversees territory not far from the school, had previously released a statement saying 15 pe...


PM Modi thanks Waqf Board for solidarity on Ayodhya

The Congress party is certain about one thing, only matters concerning governance in Gujarat and failure of BJP regime in last 22 years should be debated", a pa...


UNESCO lists polo as Iran's intangible cultural heritage

The element is compatible with existing worldwide human rights instruments since people from all walks of life, without any discrimination participate in the fe...


Pakistan unequivocally opposed to USA move

The United States, an worldwide peacekeeper, is expected to act in a completely different way. Earlier, the Foreign Office in a statement condemned President ...


China urges calm as N.Korea rattles sabres

The article - reminiscent of USA public service announcements made at the height of the Cold War - comes in the week that the US and South Korea take part in t...


North Korea Claims Inevitability of War 'Established Fact' as China Urges Calm

The unnamed Foreign Ministry spokesman said: 'The large-scale nuclear war exercises conducted by the USA in succession are creating touch-and-go situation on th...


Britain and European Union reach Brexit divorce deal: European Union commission

If Mrs May has managed to square off the DUP and Ireland on the border issue, it appears likely EU leaders at December 14's European Council summit will appro...


Accenture plc (ACN)'s Stock Is Buy After Making 52-Week High

About 317,785 shares traded. Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (SNCR) has declined 60.71% since December 7, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 8.27...


US House ethics panel clears Nunes in Russiagate classified leak probe

The House Ethics Committee announced Thursday that House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes had not disclosed classified information or violated Hous...


Are Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli really getting married or not?

Incidentally, Anushka Sharma confessed to India Today a year ago that marriage is on her agenda, "Obviously marriage is on the cards, but when, that I'm not...


Indonesian president to attend Islamic leaders' summit on Jerusalem: minister

With parliamentary elections scheduled for next year, Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak was more forceful. Jerusalem remains at the core of the Israel-Pal...


Most Americans say senior Trump officials probably had 'improper' contact with Russian Federation

At the same time, 67% of Americans believe that former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's decision to plead guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Inve...


Ex-cop gets 20 years in prison for shooting

Slager took responsibility for his actions that day and said the tragic event that occurred in seconds changed the lives of everyone involved. A white forme...


China Exports Rise at Strongest Pace in Eight Months: Customs

Unwrought copper imports for the first 11 months of 2017 were still down 5 percent on a year earlier at 4.24 million tonnes, customs said. "While we still exp...


Salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) PT Raised to $120.00

The Venator Capital Management Ltd holds 72,795 shares with $6.30M value, down from 90,070 last quarter. Based in USA, Salesforce.com, inc. has a market cap of ...


Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Wray rejects Trump criticism

Wray was pressed on Trump's tweet during a hearing before the House Judiciary Committee. Wray became the director four months ago after Comey was sacked by ...


United States and South Korea begin massive air exercises

Threats from various U.S. officials are serving the same objective, Lavrov added. One B-1B strategic bomber was deployed on the Korean peninsula to carry out ...


US House Democrat: Prince Must Reveal More Details to Intelligence Committee

Prince, chairman of the Hong-Kong-based Frontier Services Group, said he knew Dmitriev was a Russian fund manager, but didn't realise that the Russian governmen...


15 killed in Pakistan boat capsize

Officials said the dead included women and children. At least 50 people belonging to the Dawoodi Bohra Community drowned. Authorities fear a further rise in...


US House ethics panel probing Blake Farenthold over harassment allegations

Another former Farenthold staffer, Elizabeth Peace, told the Chronicle Thursday that she believes Greene's account based on her own experiences in Farenthold's ...


Friday snow in the sky but will it stick on the ground?

This includes places in Alabama like Thomasville, Grove Hill, Jackson, Millry and Butler. ACCUMULATION: Most likely along the NC/SC border and in adjacent a...


Stabbing at Tokyo shrine leaves 3 people dead

According to police, Shigenaga Tomioka, 56, who was accompanied by his girlfriend, aged in her 30s, used a Japanese sword to fatally slash the head and chest of...


Check Rohingya influx, Rajnath Singh tells border states

Singh on Thursday skirted questions about the possibility of a tripartite meeting on Gorkhaland, giving primacy to the state government's view. Home Minister ...


Champions League draw: Chelsea face prospect of tough round-of-16 draw

Last year Basel earned all of two points in a Group A with Arsenal, PSG and Ludogorets Razgrad. The eight group runners-up will be unseeded . Liverpool c...


Hey, Trump, There's No Evidence Clinton Lied to the Federal Bureau of Investigation

Although the original "G-man" J. Edgar Hoover was a tireless self-promoter for the federal law enforcement agency at a time when lawless gangsters like Bonnie...


Palestinians say they won't meet with Pence

Rajoub also signalled that Abbas would not meet with Pence during his planned visit later this month. A senior Palestinian official says the Palestinians will...


Indian Drone Violated Chinese Airspace Due to Technical Problem

In Beijing , both the defence and foreign ministries said the Indian UAV had crashed into the Chinese side of the border recently. The claim was first made b...