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North Korea says United Nations envoy expressed willingness to ease tensions

The North recently launched its most advanced missile to date and the USA and South Korea are now holding joint exercises with some of the world's most powerful...


Four-month-old baby and man stabbed in Toronto area

Police said the man was also transported to hospital. Police say it appeared she had been seriously assaulted in "another manner as well". Constable David H...


Iraq Celebrates Victory Over Islamic State With Parade

Senior Iraqi military commander Lieutenant General Abdul-Amir Rasheed Yar Allah also announced that combat operations against the extremists had concluded. Th...


Winter storm watch issued for Western New York

Total snow accumulations of 5 to 9 inches, with localized amounts up to 12 inches, are possible. The advisory will remain in effect until 11 p.m. Wednesday ,...


Joe Biden comforts Meghan McCain on The View

Biden quickly switched seats to sit beside McCain and hold her hand, comforting her as they talked about his son, Beau Biden , who died a few years ago to the ...


Russian Olympic Committee approves competing as neutrals

Russian athletes are overwhelmingly in favor of competing at the Pyeongchang Winter Games despite a ban on the national team, the country's Olympic committee s...


Toyota and Panasonic eye joint development of new Electric Vehicle batteries

The target came as Toyota kicked off talks with electronics giant Panasonic over a possible tie-up to develop, produce and recycle automotive batteries. The J...


Man Arguing With Girlfriend Threw Good Samaritan Off Bridge

Police say Rottjer and Hannum were arguing as they walked across the bridge over the Housatonic River between Derby and Shelton . Police say an extensive inv...


NY blast 'an attempted terrorist attack': Mayor

A "pipe bomb" has exploded at New York's main bus station and sparked a "stampede". The attempted suicide bomber strapped a pipe bomb to himself and entered the...


Turkey rallying Islamic nations against Trump's Jerusalem bombshell

Wednesday's summit was hosted by Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan who has bitterly criticized the United States, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally, for ...


Florida school bus crash injures eight

Two students were airlifted to Tampa General Hospital with serious injuries, the FHP said. According to Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Lake Placid, the ho...


Syrian opposition says government obstructing Geneva talks

This eighth round of peace talks will continue to December 14. There was no immediate response from the government team in Switzerland, which met again with M...


Doner kebabs survive European Union lawmaker vote on additives

The committee wanted to delay permission for phosphates in kebabs until the European Food Safety Authority completes a study into the risks of their use. "This ...


Rosenstein says there is no reason to justify firing Mueller

Representative Jerry Nadler (D-NY) asked Rosenstein, "In testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, you said that you would only fire Special Counsel Muel...


Oscar Pistorius injured in prison fight over phone

Pistorius could now also faces losing prison privileges such as access to the jail tuck shop or a ban on the phone which ironically started the fight. His case ...


Brexit will work not just for citizens but for animals too: Britain

Environment Secretary Michael Gove has just published plans for a new law which he says will strengthen animal welfare standards. Green Party MP Caroline Luca...


Coldest air of season grips Northeast with bitter wind chills

It will be falling from Pennsylvania to Long Island Wednesday night into Thursday morning. But with winds still coming out of the north, expect temperatures...


Years of Parliament Attack - India Salutes Its Martyrs

Where, Five heavily armed gunmen stormed the Parliament in New Delhi and opened indiscriminate fire, killed nine people instantly. An injured journalist later...


Dayton taps Smith to be U.S. senator

The Republican Party's slim majority in the Senate will not be affected by the move to replace Franken. In making the appointment, Dayton was weighing a short-t...


Anderson Cooper says he was hacked after tweet calling Trump 'pathetic loser'

Earlier today, Trump claimed that the deck was stacked against Roy Moore , and that he "was right" to endorse Luther Strange in the primaries for the Alabama...


Rep. Peter King: Bannon Looks Like A 'Disheveled Drunk'

As TPM noted this morning, it's an increasingly common sentiment. The Journal notes that Bannon plans to run Moore-like primary challengers against multip...


Fatal house fire in Salford: Two arrested on suspicion of murder

Police confirmed there had been other incidents at the address before the blaze on Monday morning, with firefighters from three local stations called shortly be...


World Bank to stop financing upstream oil, gas after 2019

In addition, it revealed that it is developing a greenhouse gas emissions report for all the projects it finances in key emissions sectors, such as energy. The ...


Worker to open batting, Ferguson makes return to New Zealand ODI squad

West Indies lasted a little more than two sessions as the tourists were bowled out for 203 by the Kiwis on day four at Seddon Park. After the ongoing series ...


Trump Loyalist Omarosa Manigault Newman Resigns

Manigault Newman fills in as executive of correspondences for the White House Office of Public Liaison. Manigault Newman - who prefers to be known only by her...


Gov. Roy Cooper asks feds for ACA enrollment deadline extension

The Trump administration came into office looking to dismantle Obama's health care law, but the Affordable Care Act survived. A joint venture of Adirondack ...


Wind Advisory Wednesday from noon through 8 PM

After snow showers dissipate, attention turns to unsafe wind chill values developing Tuesday night into early Wednesday across western NC. WEDNESDAY: Hi...


Saudi Arabia announces to lift ban on cinemas after 35 years

Although satellite television and video downloads have made the ban on commercial theaters all but irrelevant, the announcement highlights the diminishing power...


Rouhani: US does not respect rights of Palestinians

He further mentioned that the party which is a stranger on the Palestinian land is the Zionist regime because Muslims, Jews and Christians have lived together f...


Getty Realty Corp. (GTY) Holdings Increased by Rhumbline Advisers

BTIG Research upgraded SL Green Realty Corp. (GTY)'s stock declined 3.39%. The Davis R M Inc holds 400,148 shares with $33.09M value, up from 389,352 last qua...


ISP trooper hospitalized after being shot; suspect apprehended

Police said Trooper Morgenn Evans attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a 1999 Chevy Silverado being driven by 79-year-old Oscar Kays when Kays allegedly becam...


Pakistan SC shocked over missing idols in Katas Raj temple

One of the judges on the bench expressed dismay as to why the authorities could not protect the idols inside the temples. According to the Dawn, a three-judge...


Ockhi Cyclone: Death toll climbs to 58

A message, read out during the special prayer meetings in the churches, had said the cyclone should be declared as a national disaster and urged the Centre to p...


Chanting mantras, ringing bells no longer allowed in Amarnath cave: NGT

The bench headed by Justice Swatanter Kumar and comprising Justice U D Salvi and expert member Dr. Nagin Nanda said that there will be no ringing of bells in th...


Devendra Fadnavis' wife trolled for promoting Christmas-themed event

Amruta Fadnavis, wife of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis was heavily criticised by a section of social media for promoting a Christmas-themed charitable event ...