• Long Island woman laundered money to ISIS through Bitcoin, prosecutors say
Long Island woman laundered money to ISIS through Bitcoin, prosecutors say

She was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport on July 31, allegedly in the process of fleeing to Syria after using the Bitcoin digital currency to send thousands of dollars to Islamic State fighters overseas. "The defendant defrauded numerous financial institutions and obtained over $85,000 in illicit proceeds, which she converted to ...

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  • Pentagon acknowledges program to investigate UFO encounters
Pentagon acknowledges program to investigate UFO encounters

However, the US Department of Defence was unclear on whether the so-called Advanced Aviation Threat Identification Programme still operates in some capacity. "It was determined that there were other, higher priority issues that merited funding and it was in the best interest of the DoD to make a change", she said.

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  • Economist: GOP Tax Bill Offers Little for Poor or Middle Class Americans
Economist: GOP Tax Bill Offers Little for Poor or Middle Class Americans

Here's a quick rundown of how the GOP's final bill will (reportedly) differ from the party's earlier versions. The proposed bill would slash it to just 21 percent. Unfortunately for Paul Ryan, such homeowners are the core constituency of Republican House members from New Jersey, New York, and California. The bill that passed the House would have ...

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  • Russian Federation responsible for crash that killed president: Polish defence minister
Russian Federation responsible for crash that killed president: Polish defence minister

Asked whether he was impressed by Trump's performance as U.S. president, Putin said he was not a United States citizen and it is USA citizens who should judge their president's performance. Both sides should stop escalating the situation, so we heard from the USA that they would stop military drills [with South Korea]. Trump's North Korea strat...

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  • Trump Transition Team Is Claiming Mueller Unlawfully Obtained Campaign E-mails
Trump Transition Team Is Claiming Mueller Unlawfully Obtained Campaign E-mails

Numerous emails that Mueller's investigators have now include national security discussions about possible Trump worldwide aims as well as candid assessments of candidates for top government posts, said those familiar with the transition. A spokesman for Mueller said all documents related to the investigation had been obtained through normal means....

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  • Prince Harry, Meghan Markle set royal wedding date
Prince Harry, Meghan Markle set royal wedding date

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be Wednesday on May 19, 2018, at St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle , Kensington Palace announced on Friday. The Royal family are paying for the wedding, including the church service, the music, the flowers and the reception. The wedding date presents a potential conflict for Prince William, however.

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  • Akshay Kumar's PadMan trailer is here!
Akshay Kumar's PadMan trailer is here!

In the trailer, Akshay emerges as the Indian superhero, " PadMan ", the man who made sanitary napkins affordable for women, giving other superheroes like Superman and Batman a run for their money. " Padman " is based on the real-life incident of Arunachalam Muruganantham-the man whose initiative to invent low-priced sanitary pad making machines i...

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  • United States to Highlight What it Calls 'Iran's Ongoing Destabilizing Activities'
United States to Highlight What it Calls 'Iran's Ongoing Destabilizing Activities'

Dubai is next." Statements by the United Nations and USA, as well as reports by intelligence agencies, are significant because they corroborate and substantiate what Saudi leaders have previously pointed out , that Houthi missiles targeting Riyadh were made by Iran".

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  • Tavis Smiley I'm Fighting Back Against PBS!!! Denies Sexual Misconduct
Tavis Smiley I'm Fighting Back Against PBS!!! Denies Sexual Misconduct

Smiley". "Effective today, PBS has indefinitely suspended distribution of 'Tavis Smiley , ' produced by TS Media, an independent production company", the network said in a statement to PEOPLE . Additionally, Variety reports, witnesses said that Smiley had created "a verbally abusive and threatening environment" for his employees. Several expr...

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  • Company To Promote Videos More
Company To Promote Videos More

Social networking giant Facebook wants to use its centrepiece product to build interest in episodic shows and to compete more directly with YouTube , the Google-owned video-sharing platform, which is also the world's second largest social media network.

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  • Up to Four Inches of Snow Friday Night
Up to Four Inches of Snow Friday Night

The NSW warns drivers to be prepared for snow-covered roads and limited visibility during the latter half of the commute, and to use caution while driving. Black ice will be an issue overnight into tomorrow with lows near 26. Saturday and Sunday will be mostly sunny with a daytime high temperature of in the upper 30s, the weather service said.

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  • Salman Khan's Swag Se Swagat gets an Arabic version
Salman Khan's Swag Se Swagat gets an Arabic version

Tiger Zinda Hai is slated to hit theatres on December 22. While the film has been distributed overseas and the promotions are on in full swing, it has now been learned that the film might not release in Pakistan as the film revolves around ISIS and has Pakistan related scenes in the film.

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  • Terrorist Outfit Al-Shabab Claims Responsibility for Somalia Police Academy Attack
Terrorist Outfit Al-Shabab Claims Responsibility for Somalia Police Academy Attack

Al-Shabaab group, which is tied to al-Qaeda, has claimed responsibility for the attack, according to a statement posted on the SomaliMemo website belonging to the group. Somalia's militant group Al-Shabab has been blamed for the massive truck bombing in the capital in October that left 512 dead. On November 13, the Pentagon said U.S.

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  • This weekend: Wreaths Across America aims to honor fallen veterans
This weekend: Wreaths Across America aims to honor fallen veterans

Keeping in mind Wreaths Across America's saying "A person dies twice: once when they take their final breath and later, the last time their name is spoken" the volunteers thank each veteran for their service and say their name aloud as they hang the wreath.

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  • Washington Redskins name change hoax goes viral
Washington Redskins name change hoax goes viral

Earlier today, a series of stories appeared to hit major news organizations like the Washington Post and Sports Illustrated . The activists claimed the end - calling attention to their issue - justified the means, fake news. The group even set up a fake team page for the Washington Redhawks, using the standard National Football League team sit...

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  • Kentucky lawmaker, accused of sexual molestation, found dead
Kentucky lawmaker, accused of sexual molestation, found dead

Billings says it was "probably suicide". An autopsy will be performed on Thursday. Then on Monday, the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting published a report in which a woman accused him of sexually assaulting her in his basement in 2013.

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  • Former 'Apprentice' star Omarosa Manigault Newman to quit White House post
Former 'Apprentice' star Omarosa Manigault Newman to quit White House post

True to form, former " Apprentice " star Omarosa is ending her time at the White House with a dose of drama. Omarosa Manigault Newman just couldn't accept the fact that she was being fired - again. "That should be done in that way as people's roles in the White House change, so should their access". "We wish her the best in future endeavors a...

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  • Manmohan Singh video attacks PM Modi, Amit Shah questions his 'anger'
Manmohan Singh video attacks PM Modi, Amit Shah questions his 'anger'

The 35-minute ride by the Prime Minister in a sea plane had become fodder for the opposition which alleged that PM had violated security rules. Singh also asserted that Modi "is setting a unsafe precedent by his insatiable desire to tarnish every constitutional office, including that of a former prime minister and Army Chief", and described it as...

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  • Black Friday boost for retail sales
Black Friday boost for retail sales

The ONS said feedback from retailers suggested that promotions geared towards the United States post-Thanksgiving " Black Friday " phenomenon had contributed to the monthly increase, with household goods stores among the best performing. But the picture was less rosy when comparing the past three months with the same period a year earlier - smoothi...

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  • Wind chill beneath zero Tuesday; snow coming
Wind chill beneath zero Tuesday; snow coming

Tuesday through 7 a.m. Wednesday. Get your face masks ready: We could see 60 consecutive hours of wind chills in the single digits. Heavy lake effect snow possible. Drivers should be prepared for reduced visibilities at times, the NWS said: "Roads will become snow-covered and hazardous". After Wednesday we're not quite in the clear from the c...

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  • Saakashvili released by Ukrainian court
Saakashvili released by Ukrainian court

But an ugly falling out between the two men saw Saakashvili stripped of his Ukrainian passport - only for him to defy the authorities and force his way back into the conflict-riven country with the help of supporters in September. On December 8, the politician was arrested and placed into a pre-trial detention center in Kiev . "I consider myself...

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  • Trump accusers describe their experiences on Today show
Trump accusers describe their experiences on Today show

It continued, "The timing and absurdity of these false claims speaks volumes and the publicity tour that has begun only further confirms the political motives behind them". While the Russian Federation investigation has clouded his administration for months, the charges of sexual misconduct have recently gained new prominence as a wave of similar a...

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  • Trump to start process of sending Americans back to moon: White House
Trump to start process of sending Americans back to moon: White House

Blastoff! President Trump will sign a directive today aimed at sending Americans back to the moon and eventually to Mars . "This time we will not only plant our flag and leave our footprint", Trump said at a White House ceremony as he signed the new space policy directive.

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  • Chelsea v Barcelona Drawn Together In Champions League
Chelsea v Barcelona Drawn Together In Champions League

They have great power up front with Neymar and Mbappe. The tie of the round will be the meeting of the holders Real Madrid and big spending Paris Saint Germain . "It will be nice". It's a lovely challenge for the club. I'm happy to play with these players. Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says he is unsure if delving into the January market will do ...

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  • SNOW ALERT: Met Office issues amber warning for Derbyshire
SNOW ALERT: Met Office issues amber warning for Derbyshire

Heavy snow and ice are wreaking havoc across large parts of Britain as drivers face travel chaos in the wake of Storm Caroline, but the worst is yet to come. Meanwhile, homes in Broadford, Skye, Lybster and Wick are suffering from power cuts, with Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks warning that some could be without electricity until Thursd...

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