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Prominent 9th Circuit judge faces sex misconduct inquiry

Kozinski is the son of Holocaust survivors, and immigrated to the USA from Romania in 1962. "I am unable to comment further as I do not know whether the separat...


Israel intel minister wants Saudi crown prince to visit

Katz made these comments against the backdrop of Hezbollah warning that it would be shifting its battleground to Israel from Syria over the recent Jerusalem st...


Woman, 93, released from jail after eviction, arrest for not paying rent

Karen Twinem, with National Church Residences, which owns the Franklin said Fitzgerald told the staff she held back the rent because she thought she was going t...


Ajinkya Rahane's father arrested after vehicle runs over 67-year-old woman

Reportedly, the woman, identified as Ashatai Kamble, was hit by Madhukar's auto on the national highway near Kagal. The woman was taken to the government hospit...


Macron tries to lead world against Trump with climate change plan

More than 50 heads of state and government as well as prominent business figures-including Bill Gates and Elon Musk-are taking part in the One Planet Summit ...


Nephews Of Venezuelan First Lady Sentenced In US Drug Smuggling Case

U.S. government prosecutors had requested a 30-year sentence, arguing that they believed they could operate with impunity as members of the most powerful family...


Russian ex-economy minister Alexei Ulyukayev found guilty of corruption

In addition to the prison term, the court also ordered the former minister to pay a fine of over 130 million rubles and banned him from holding public office an...


SC dismisses Congress plea seeking cross verification of atleast 25% VVPAT slips

Top lawyers Abhishek Manu Singhvi and Kapil Sibal represented the Congress party in the case. Currently, the security has been increased outside the Election...


Russian Federation begins its partial withdrawal from Syria

A recent poll by the Moscow-based Levada Center found almost half of Russians - 49% - thought Russia's involvement in Syria should come to a close. Syrian s...


Queen gives all 1500 Buckingham Palace employees a Tesco Christmas pudding

The Queen has already started preparing gifts that she will hand out to her staff comprising 1500 members, reported Independent. According to palace officials...


Weapons supplied to Syrian opposition boosted 'quantity & quality' of ISIS arsenal

Arms used by ISIL in battle were supplied by the U.S. and Saudi Arabia to Syrian opposition fighters, new report finds. "These findings are a stark reminder o...


Israel PM questioned for 7th time in corruption probe

Channel 10 reported earlier this week that police were expected to confront Netanyahu in Friday's questioning with testimony from Arnon Milchan, an Israeli film...


Brexit talks due to get green light to move on to trade

Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern went further, saying even a primary school student could see that the "first phase" deal on the Irish border would come back ...


Firefighter Killed While Working Thomas Fire

The cause of the Iverson's death was not immediately released. He was the father of a 2-year-old girl named Evie; his wife, Ashley, is expecting their second da...


Port Authority attack suspect : What we know of Akayed Ullah

And the busy passageway linking several subway lines and the bus terminal to Times Square a block to the east had reopened in time for the Tuesday morning rush ...


President Trump orders NASA back to the Moon

He pledged that Schmitt would not be the last. "The directive I'm signing today will refocus America's space programme on human exploration and discovery". ...


Pak SC rejects petition seeking disqualification of Imran Khan

He claimed that ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif has to answer for taking out Rs300 billion from the country and only submitted one document - the Qatari lett...


Australia child sexual abuse inquiry reports 'catastrophic failures of leadership'

However, speaking to reporters later, Hart said the commission's report "hasn't damaged the credibility of the church" and called the recommendations on the con...


China, ROK to enhance communication on promoting peace

Mr. Putin said a strike on North Korea by the United States would have catastrophic consequences and that he hoped to work with Washington eventually to resolve...


Omarosa: Trump's senior staff has no blacks left

The White House announced Wednesday that Newman had resigned from the position, but insiders later claimed she had been fired . Asked about the stunning la...


Deputy attorney general says no cause to fire Mueller

The existence of the text messages, disclosed in news reports earlier this month, provided a line of attack for Mr Trump, who used the revelation to disparage...


Plea to reopen another graft case against Sharifs rejected

Criticising the "non-serious attitude of NAB", Chaudhry said the "Supreme Court judges were not guided the right way". The attorney representing NAB read out ...


Gujarat Poll: PM Modi casts vote in Ahmedabad

Prime Minister Narendra Modi travelled from Sabarmati River in Ahmedabad to Dharoi Dam via sea-plane, which is the first-ever flight by such a craft in the ...


United Kingdom warns undersea cables at risk of Russian attack

Often a target during Soviet times, concern is growing that the cables are becoming a focus for Russian Federation again. He used a Christmas lecture at the ...


Rahul Gandhi accuses RSS of being gender-biased, wants more women CMs

On the other hand, women cannot even enter the RSS due to their ideology", he said. Gandhi added that it was the organisation's ideology, and that the Congres...


Rajkummar Rao's 'Newton' out of Oscars

However, these films were never conferred an Oscar. The included the Chile entry A Fantastic Woman; Germany's In The Fade starring Diane Kruger; Hung...


Vigil Held in Sunbury for Sandy Hook Victims

The event, which took place at the Sunbury YMCA, was held by Everytown for Gun Safety to honor the lives of the 20 children and six educators that were killed...


I was warned not to ask Trump questions at bill signing

Acosta's claim comes a day after he clashed with Sanders about media accuracy during a press briefing. "We're not going to be intimidated". Acosta has repeate...


Vests stop bullets when officers shot in north St. Louis County

He said both officers were conscious and talking at the scene. Several emergency crews, fire trucks and police officers were seen in the 10100 block of Bellef...


FATA Reforms Bill to be presented in NA soon: Baloch

Everyone knows that the reform bill is not a trivial matter. Speaking at a hurriedly-called news conference at the Press Information Department, Mr Baloch and...


VanEck Vectors Gaming ETF (BJK) Declines 0.24% for Dec 14

Being prepared for sudden changes can help the investor plan for the unknown as best they can. The stock market is still producing plenty of green arrows, and i...


Four Hydro One employees killed in helicopter crash in Tweed

Homeowner Kim Clayton said hydro crews had been working on her property for weeks and she was used to hearing them fly back and forth. "At about quarter to tw...


Democratic AGs Sue DeVos on Borrower Defense

Ex-Volkswagen exec gets 7 years for emissions cheating California AG on Trump EPA: "It's nearly as if they believe they're above the law" Sanctuary city policie...


House Speaker Ryan Refutes Media Reports That He Is Planning to Quit

After the Politico report dropped, CNN published a report that Ryan has been "soul searching" about his future with close friends, and that those friends ...


JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), LKQ Corporation (LKQ)

It increased, as 2 investors sold BlackRock New York Municipal Income Trust shares while 5 reduced holdings. Summit Materials, Inc. (NYSE:SUM) has risen 29.53% ...