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Who said what as Viswanathan Anand wins World Rapid Chess Championship

Before facing the Norwegian Carlsen, the Indian drew his match against Russia's Vladimir Fedoseev and he is now among the joint leaders. However, the best rea...


Rocket fired from Gaza falls in Israeli territory

IDF tanks and aircraft targeted two outposts belonging to Hamas in the northern Gaza Strip. However, it is also a disputed territory, contested by both Israel...


Status Yellow wind warning for Kilkenny due to Storm Dylan

The alert is for strong wind and is valid from 12:05am on Sunday until 3:00pm. While you're here. check out The JOE Show "Best Of" special, where we look bac...


Erie, Pennsylvania receives 56.5 inches of snow in 42 hours

The main area of concern on Wednesday morning stretched along and north of a line from Millport to Warrior to Piedmont and south of a line from Fort Payne to Al...


Congress Legislator slaps woman constable, get slapped back

I am her mother's age, but yes I agree I should not have lost my temper. However, it was not like any other usual incident of politicians assaulting police pe...


Ten dead in church attack near Cairo, attacker killed

It was not clear if the three reported dead included the attacker, or how many attackers were involved. State television said the second had been captured. Cell...


12 killed in worst NY fire in decades

Other residents are in a critical condition after a blaze NY fire commissioner Daniel Nigro described as "historic in its magnitude" broke out at around 7pm on ...


Italy dissolves Parliament for March election

The elections will mark the first of their kind under the new Rosatellum electoral law , which has been decried by M5Sbecause it claims the new law penalizes...


South Korea seizes ship that transferred oil to North Korean vessel

This revelation is said to be a cause for concern in South Korea as an anthrax vaccine is "expected to be developed by the end of 2019" but no sooner, a South K...


Cairo church comes under fire; casualties reported

Cellphone footage posted on social media appeared to show the bearded gunman wearing a bulky ammunition vest sprawled on a street, barely conscious, as people r...


Nothing objectionable in Saad Rafique's speech decried by army, says opposition leader

They are no more valid". Pakistan has consistently denied claims of Afghanistan and United States with respect to the presence of the terror havens on its s...


South African Court: Parliament Must Begin Process That Could Remove Zuma

This was the majority ruling read out by Judge Chris Jafta following an application by the EFF, UDM , Cope and DA in September previous year. The Constitutio...


Google Doodle Celebrates Kuvempu's 113th Birth Anniversary - Kannada Novelist

Kuvempu is a Kannada author who is widely regarded as the greatest Kannada Poet of the 20th century. " Kuvempu's poem featured above is "Poovu" (The Flower)...


China Caught Violating UN Sanctions on Oil Exports

However, on Tuesday the South Korean newspaper Chosun Ilbo cited unidentified South Korean government officials as saying USA reconnaissance satellites have s...


New Mexico State vs. Utah State

Our players aren't. We have to do a good job preparing our guys". The record says the same. Koby McEwen scored 24 points and Utah State opened the Mountai...


Gift-wrapped poop sends bomb squad to Steven Mnuchin's Bel Air mansion

The LAPD's bomb squad was called to the Bel-Air property after a neighbour stumbled upon one of the packages. The package also included a Christmas card with ...


Troy accepting prepayment of property taxes

This change falls hardest on residents of high-tax states, like New Jersey, New York and California. In Maryland, days after passing a bill allowing residents...


Suspect tries to escape police by driving auto off pier

Police said Erofeeff was able to get out of his vehicle. Because of the elevated pier, officers, threw Erofeeff a life vest and floatation disc until he was p...


Sister of Home and Away star dies after horror auto crash

Jessica and Annabelle Falkholt have been fighting for their lives in hospital. Both Jessica and Annabelle were rushed from the scene with serious injuries. ...


How Have Institutional Investors Been Trading The Progressive Corporation (PGR)?

About 313,992 shares traded or 34.25% up from the average. Wayfair Inc. (NYSE:W) has risen 54.80% since December 28, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperform...


Jeremy Corbyn: Labour will not support a second Brexit referendum

Mr Corbyn claimed Theresa May's position was so "unstable" that she could be forced to call an election within 12 months, but said he was ready for the long h...


Israel and US Create Secret Plan to Counter Iran

The group will also form policies and plans for the day in which the Syrian Civil War comes to an end. Exactly how this will change U.S. or Israeli policy isn...


Area Residents Rush to Prepay Property Taxes

Next year, tax deductions for property taxes as well as any state and local taxes will be capped at $10,000 - a key reason why people were hoping to double up o...


Mueller Probing Whether Trump Digital Team Aided Russian Disinformation Campaign

Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr echoed those sentiments, noting that every new witness the committee finds "puts about three more weeks i...


Trump Christmas dinner serves up extravagant gut-busting desserts

We renew the bonds of love and goodwill between our citizens. But the leader's insistence he had "led the charge against the assault of our cherished and hand...


Winter weather advisory issued for the Grand Strand Thursday night

Wednesday morning. Forecasters are also watching an advancing arctic front expected to bring below-freezing temperatures to the Athens area. "The drier and ...


Suspended NC State Guard Markell Johnson Faces Assault Charges

The case was continued until January 8, according to WKYC. A pretrial conference involving the four co-defendants is scheduled for 9 a.m. Thursday in the Cuyaho...


Mueren al menos 40 personas en ataque del Estado Islámico en Kabul

El presidente Ashraf Ghani calificó el ataque como un "crimen contra la humanidad". Un portavoz del Ministerio afgano de Salud Pública, Nasrat Rahimi , detal...


United Nations bars four North Korean ships from ports: Diplomats

Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying was unaware of details relating to the oil products export situation, but said: "As a principle, China has con...


South Korea Criticizes 'Flawed' Deal with Japan Over Wartime Sex Slaves

The exercise started one day after a South Korean government panel concluded that the agreement with Japan that settled a wartime sex slavery dispute two years ...


Israel Sign Pact to Counter Iran

Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday U.S. President Donald Trump would fail in his hardened stance towards Iran, saying Tehran was st...


$1.59 Billion in Sales Expected for Cintas Corporation (CTAS) This Quarter

It has underperformed by 20.65% the S&P500. Truepoint Inc sold 2,301 shares as the company's stock rose 2.03% with the market. Buckingham Asset Management Llc w...


Credit Acceptance (CACC) Lifted to Strong-Buy at BidaskClub

It has ranged in price between $76.58-$80.51 after having started the session at $79.76 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $80.96. About 60,061 ...


Franken Thanks Supporters, Says He Will Continue to Fight for Progressive Issues

Franken was elected to serve in the Senate in 2009. The Minnesota Democrat is set to officially resign next Tuesday, Jan. 2, a move that he reluctantly announ...


Another Arctic blast ahead of for the New Year

Most of the moisture will move south as we ring in the new year at midnight, but with temperatures in the 20s, any leftover precipitation could be freezing rai...