• Iran stages pro-government rallies, derides Trump 'blunder' at UN
Iran stages pro-government rallies, derides Trump 'blunder' at UN

Naghavi said that the USA marshalled all its forces and capacities to turn the conditions in Iran into a crisis and asserted "Ambassador Haley's call for emergency United Nations session on Iran protests was another interventionist measure".

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  • Man killed in explosion at Stockholm station
Man killed in explosion at Stockholm station

Numerous illegal hand grenades found in Sweden are being imported from former Yugoslav nations, he said. "This is totally unacceptable", Alvarsjo said. Although some media said that the object was a hand grenade, the police have not confirmed that information or the possibility that it was a terrorist act.

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  • President Trump Announces Delay of Fake News Awards
President Trump Announces Delay of Fake News Awards

The awards ceremony will now be on Wednesday, January 17th. I will be announcing THE MOST DISHONEST & CORRUPT MEDIA AWARDS OF THE YEAR on Monday at 5:00 o'clock. "The President of the United States is starting his own awards show - the Stupid People's Choice Awards are what they're calling it", Kimmel said. "I don't think so".

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  • A-list actresses bring activists to Golden Globes red carpet
A-list actresses bring activists to Golden Globes red carpet

Streep donned black as many of her colleagues did and brought National Domestic Workers Alliance Director Ai-jen Poo as her date for the evening. As The Blast reported, some of Hollywood's biggest female stars will walk the red carpet with women by their sides .

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  • IED Returns To Kashmir, Blast In Sopore Kills 4 Cops
IED Returns To Kashmir, Blast In Sopore Kills 4 Cops

The slain cops were identified as ASI Irshad Ahmad, besides Constables Ghulam Nabi, Parvaiz Ahmad and Mohammad Amin. He said that three shops were also damaged in the blast. The place was cordoned off and a search operation is underway, a police officer told news agency IANS . "May the four fearless J&K police personnel killed in the line of duty ...

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  • Powerball jackpot increased again ahead of Wednesday night drawing
Powerball jackpot increased again ahead of Wednesday night drawing

The next Mega Millions drawing is scheduled for 11 p.m. ET on Friday, and the next Powerball drawing is Saturday at 10:59 p.m. ET. It would be the 10th largest jackpot in US lottery history if it's captured by a single winning ticket. After taxes, Wanczyk received a check for $336,350,655. Powerball tickets are sold in 44 states, and Washingt...

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  • USA: Trump Asks For More Funds to Build Mexico Border Wall
USA: Trump Asks For More Funds to Build Mexico Border Wall

The administration asked lawmakers for $18bn in order to add 316 miles of walls and fencing along the border and bolster 407 miles of existing barriers, according to a financial blueprint sent to senators by US Customs and Border Protection on Friday.

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  • Fodder Scam verdict: JDU calls it a 'historic decision in Bihar politics'
Fodder Scam verdict: JDU calls it a 'historic decision in Bihar politics'

Yadav, a vocal critic of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was convicted in a first fodder scam case in 2013 and sentenced to five years in jail. He also added that they will approach the High Court for bail. Lalu Prasad Yadav's advocate on Friday had filed a plea before Ranchi Special CBI Court demanding minimum punishment to the RJD Chief on ...

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  • My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman | Trailer [HD] | Netflix
My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman | Trailer [HD] | Netflix

In this image released by CBS , President Barack Obama , left, appears with host David Letterman during a taping of "Late Show with David Letterman ", on Monday, May 4, 2015, in NY. Follow TODAY.com writer Scott Stump on Twitter . "I had a show for a long time and then I didn't have a show for a long time, and I can't tell you how great it ...

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  • Arkansas Powerball reaches $570M, Mega Millions at $450M
Arkansas Powerball reaches $570M, Mega Millions at $450M

New year, new chance to become a millionaire. The fourth largest Mega Millions jackpot in history is up for grabs Friday night, January 5 as players will try to win $450 million. If nobody wins Friday's Mega Millions jackpot or Saturday night's Powerball jackpot , the Mega Millions jackpot will roll to at least an estimated $560 million for Tu...

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  • Pakistan condemns terror attack in Kabul
Pakistan condemns terror attack in Kabul

President Ashraf Ghani late on January 4 called the attack "inhumane" and against the tenets of Islam. "At this time a suicide bomber detonated himself among the crowd, killing and injuring dozens", Kabul police spokesman Abdul Basir Mujahid told AFP .

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  • Home of Roy Moore accuser Tina Johnson burns in Alabama
Home of Roy Moore accuser Tina Johnson burns in Alabama

We have just the clothes on our backs, ' she said. Tina Johnson , one of the eight women who accused former Republican candidate for Senate in Alabama, Roy Moore , of sexual misconduct, lost her Etowah County home in a fire on Tuesday.

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  • Roy Moore Sued By One Of His Accusers
Roy Moore Sued By One Of His Accusers

Moore repeatedly denied sexual misconduct allegations made by several women, and at one point blamed gays , lesbians, socialists, and liberals for what he called "false and malicious" claims. In addition, Corfman's mother recalls being approached outside the courthouse and she also learned about her daughter's "dates" with Moore decades before thi...

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  • Indian Man arrested for sexual abuse on 22-year old woman passenger
Indian Man arrested for sexual abuse on 22-year old woman passenger

She immediately reported the abuse to the flight attendants. The victim told the investigating officials that she woke up to find Ramamoorthy's hand inside her trousers and he reportedly stopped after the victim woke up, reported Times Now.

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  • Donald Trump's pressure on Pakistan may push it closer to China
Donald Trump's pressure on Pakistan may push it closer to China

The decision to cut funding comes just several days after President Donald Trump tweeted his disappointment with Pakistan , claiming that the US got nothing but "lies and deceit" for the $33 billion in aid the USA gave Pakistan between 2002 and 2018.

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  • MPs call for 25p tax on disposable coffee cups
MPs call for 25p tax on disposable coffee cups

When environmentalists first mooted the idea of a levy on plastic bags, plenty of eyes rolled. It warned that voluntary approaches to combating the issue have failed, and government action is needed to deal with the "avoidable problem". The second full report from the EAC's inquiry into the effects of disposable drinks packaging , released today...

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  • Players have chance at winning giant Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots
Players have chance at winning giant Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots

The Mega Millions jackpot now stands at an estimated $361 million, with a cash option of $225.9 million, for Tuesday night's drawing. On Wednesday night, players of the Powerball game will seek a $440 million annuity prize, or a $278.3 million cash prize.

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  • China denies improper NK oil supplies after Trump criticism
China denies improper NK oil supplies after Trump criticism

Asked at a regular briefing whether Chinese ships were illegally providing oil to North Korean ships, Chinese Defence Ministry spokesman Ren Guoqiang reiterated that China , including the military, strictly enforced United Nations resolutions.

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  • Health ministry swap views with IMA over Medical Commission Bill
Health ministry swap views with IMA over Medical Commission Bill

Wankhedkar said. Doctors in Kerala today went on a strike to protest the Centre's proposed National Medical Commission Bill , causing huge hardship to those visiting hospitals across the state. "The NMC Bill will affect the medical profession as nearly 80 percent members in the medical body will be nominated by the government, and only 10-20 p...

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  • Police looking for two missing juveniles in relation to a suspicious death
Police looking for two missing juveniles in relation to a suspicious death

Her identity or relationship to the two children were not immediately disclosed. "Authorities are also looking for 7-year-old Luluvioletta Mariposo Bandera-Margaret born on DOB 1/31/10, 4'5", 75 lbs, curly brown hair, brown eyes, in unknown clothing.

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  • Georgia RB Sony Michel not satisfied with Rose Bowl win
Georgia RB Sony Michel not satisfied with Rose Bowl win

PASADENA, Calif . - Oklahoma and Georgia are headed out west to play their College Football Playoff semifinal in the 104th Rose Bowl . "It's a hell of a college football game". Despite being sidelined earlier this week due to an illness, it seems like one Sooner star is getting motivated for the Rose Bowl. "I think it's awesome that it's in th...

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  • Brutal cold continues… Wind Chill WARNING through Tuesday
Brutal cold continues… Wind Chill WARNING through Tuesday

Our Wind Chill Advisory continues through Tuesday morning. After plenty of morning sunshine, skies turn partly sunny during the afternoon. Places such as Boston are on track to break the longest stretch of below-20-degrees days in its recorded history.

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  • Seoul detains Panamanian vessel suspected of selling oil to Pyongyang
Seoul detains Panamanian vessel suspected of selling oil to Pyongyang

The port is on the west coast, south of Incheon. The Panamanian tanker was banned from leaving port following a government meeting on December 21, the report said. The United States has also proposed that the United Nations Security Council blacklist 10 ships for transporting banned items from North Korea, according to documents seen by Reuters...

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  • Former Milan, PSG player George Weah elected Liberia president by wide margin
Former Milan, PSG player George Weah elected Liberia president by wide margin

The president-elect said the country was open and ready for business, calling on investors, partners and Liberians in the Diaspora to join hands with his administration to build the economy. On Thursday, the National Elections Commission (NEC) of Liberia stated that with 98.1% of the run-off vote counted, Mr Weah had won 61.5% of the vote while M...

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  • Erica Garner, Activist Daughter of Eric Garner, Dies at Age 27
Erica Garner, Activist Daughter of Eric Garner, Dies at Age 27

Her mother, Esaw Snipes-Garner, told the New York Daily News that her daughter's cardiac arrest was triggered by an asthma attack . On July 17th 2014, Eric Garner was killed after police officers, who were arresting him for selling cigarettes, put him in a chokehold.

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