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Indian Man Loses US Citizenship, Becomes First Case of Denaturalization Under Trump

A federal judge in New Jersey last Friday revoked his naturalisation, which meant he was no longer a citizen of the USA but just a lawful permanent resident wit...


Trump administration removes Florida from offshore drilling list

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke moved last week to allow new offshore oil and gas drilling in almost all United States coastal waters, opening more than a bil...


Woman kills husband, 2 children at resort before shooting herself

The San Luis Resort, Spa and Conference Center was the scene of a murder-suicide on Monday, police say. The incident happened about 4:30 a.m. on the eighth fl...


Minnesota named 2nd best state to raise a family

In the site's report on 2018's Best & Worst States to Raise a Family, Mississippi ranked next-to-last as one of the worst states to start a family. Apart from ...


China Consumer Inflation Picked up Modestly in December

Costs increased in gas production and supply industries, NBS senior statistician Sheng Guoqing noted. For 2017, CPI rose 1.6 percent from the year before, wel...


Judge dismisses standoff case vs. Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, sons

A federal judge in Nevada dismissed a case Monday against Cliven Bundy and his two sons related to an armed standoff in 2014. Chief U.S. District Judge Gloria...


Councillor released without charge in MI5 murder case

Another man was also arrested, Irish police have confirmed. Gardai say the investigation is ongoing. A second man arrested as part of an investigation into ...


Google Memo Author James Damore Sues Company For Discrimination Against White Males

Google targeted and punished employees who "expressed views deviating from the majority view at Google on political subjects raised in the workplace", the suit...


Kamala Mills fire: Hotelier held for sheltering 1 Above pub owners

The three owners are wanted in connection with the December 29 Kamala Mills fire that claimed 14 lives, police said. The officer added that the police found a...


No breach in China's good faith - Palace

The presidential spokesperson, however, stressed that there was no "breach of good faith" since China was not reported to be reclaiming new islands in the dispu...


BSP MLA Mukhtar Ansari suffers heart attack in Banda jail, hospitalised

The couple was taken to district hospital at Banda in serious condition. Ansari suffered the attack on Tuesday morning while his wife, Afsa was visiting him i...


Weather events in 2017 caused record damage in the United States

The month of December ranked near the warmest third of the record, with an average temperature across the contiguous US of 34.8 degrees F, 2.1 degrees above ave...


Arshi Khan is back in the house

As the Sanchalak and judge of the task, Arshi Khan plays a very crucial role in the task. Also, check out what's in store in the upcoming episode. The day b...


Tuesday, January 9 Morning Forecast Discussion

The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for tonight and Tuesday morning due to widespread fog developing across Central Illinois. ...


Hounded by right-wing extremists, Hindu girl kills self

India's top court is now hearing the case of a medical student Hadiya who converted to Islam and married a Muslim man. According to media reports , Dhanyash...


IOC Welcomes North Korea Competing At Olympics

They agreed North Korea will send a delegation of officials, athletes and others to the February 9-25 Games and they plan talks later on reducing tensions alo...


13000 tourists stuck in Matterhorn town amid avalanche risk

Thousands of tourists are stranded in Swiss ski resorts after heavy snow in the Alps cut off towns and villages. Helicopters are transporting people to and from...


Canadian Passport Ranked #4 Best To Have In The World

The Georgian passport now holds the 53rd place in the Henley Passport Index , which ranks all the passports of the world according to the number of countries t...


State Capture Inquiry Must Investigate Zuma's Phone Records — Madonsela

President Jacob Zuma says that his consideration of the public's concern over the issue of state capture is what finally led him to comply with the Public Pro...


US Freezes Over $1 Billion Military Aid to Pak Over Terror Inaction

Pakistani demonstrators burn images of President Donald Trump and the USA flag during a protest against US aid cuts in Lahore on January 5. With the start o...


Major 7.6 quake hits Honduras coast: USGS

Geological Service. The quake has sparked a tsunami warning in the area, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said. Tsunami waves were also possible in the Ca...


NJ Doctor Charged With Having Wife Killed to Protect Drug Ring

Ferdinand Augello is charged with first-degree racketeering, first-degree leader of racketeering, the first-degree murder of April Kauffman and conspiracy to co...


Republican gerrymandering illegal in North Carolina, judges rule

The ruling and its chief demand - that the Republican-dominated legislature create a new landscape of congressional districts by January 24 - infused new turmoi...


Yogi and Siddaramaiah spar on Twitter

Assembly elections in Karnataka is expected to be held in the first half of 2018. This was the second such visit by Adityanath to the state in a month to camp...


Trump named top global 'press oppressor'

The US president's response to criticism in the media has been frequent, ranging from issuing threats to sue outlets or having their broadcast licenses revoked,...


Ecuador seeks mediator to resolve 'untenable' Assange standoff

The South American country is looking for a third-party mediator to help them work out a settlement with Britain regarding Assange, the foreign minister said Tu...


CBO: Senate CHIP fix is 90% cheaper after individual mandate repeal

Although a short-term provision was passed before Christmas providing an additional $3 billion through the end of March, many states are projected to face sho...


Fire breaks out in Trump Tower - Fire Dept.

More than 70 firefighters responded to the fire ― a standard number for a blaze on the roof of a high-rise building, he said. About 84 firefighters were at th...


Willie Nelson Cancels Upcoming Tour Dates Due to Breathing Issues

Willie Nelson's PR rep spoke with the Union-Tribune revealing that the #singer was suffering from a " bad cold or the flu ". According to an email from the t...


Madrasas produce terrorists, says Shia board chief; Owaisi calls him 'joker'

The Shia Waqf Board has reportedly written to Narendra Modi saying that the education in madrassas is increasing terrorism. In the letter, Shia Central Waqf B...


Vikings gift 99-year-old fan with tickets to Sunday's game

Millie says the Vikings are sending her and her granddaughter to the game in style, picking them up in a limo. Wall has been a fan of the Vikings since the fr...


Trump Says Running Against Oprah Would Be 'a Lot of Fun'

Will Sunday evening's Golden Globes Awards show turn out to have been a pivotal moment that shaped the 2020 presidential race? Back in October, Oprah Winfrey...


U.S. and Britain failed to cause Iran unrest

Describing the reason why U.S. and its allies were bent upon harming Iran, Ayatollah Khamenei noted that the United States is angry with the Iranian nation, th...


Trump stands on field for National Anthem at college game

Players for Alabama and Georgia were nowhere to be seen as the anthem was played, prompting some to wonder if they'd been kept in the locker rooms to avoid an u...


Najib on five-day working visit to Saudi Arabia

Najib is scheduled to have an audience with His Majesty King Salman and His Royal Highness Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud in Riyadh . King ...