Republicans double down on attacks on Mueller after anti-Trump texts

At one point, Rosenstein was asked by Rep. Rep. Jerry Nadler of NY, the Judiciary Committee's top Democrat, denounced the Republican efforts to challenge the Russian Federation inquiry, saying, "President Trump has engaged in a persistent and ris... More..

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Four Injured, One Arrested As Blast Rocks New York Bus Terminal
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Four Injured, One Arrested As Blast Rocks New York Bus Terminal

The A, C and E subway lines were evacuated, NYPD Sgt. Brendan Ryan said. Deputy Police Commissioner John Miller said that the device was attached to a pipe bomb that had been fastened to Ullah's body with V...More..

Manmohan Singh's first on-camera attack on PM Modi
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Manmohan Singh's first on-camera attack on PM Modi

Former prime minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday hit out at his successor Narendra Modi again on the eve of the second and final phase of the Gujarat polls , accusing him of spreading "falsehood and canards...More..

Pennsylvania Veterans Honored with Wreaths at Soldiers' and Sailors' Home Cemetery
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Pennsylvania Veterans Honored with Wreaths at Soldiers' and Sailors' Home Cemetery

Gen. In addition to honoring fallen veterans, the program aims to teach children the value of freedom, according to a statement released by the Southeast Minnesota Composite Squadron of the CAP. Wreaths Acros...More..

Saudi gasoline demand to hold steady despite new price regime, analysts say
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Saudi gasoline demand to hold steady despite new price regime, analysts say

Her movie, Wadjda , about a young girl who enters a Koran recitation competition, was celebrated in Saudi Arabia and overseas. The government in Riyadh shut down its movie theaters in the 1980's during the...More..

Joe Biden comforts John McCain's daughter over father's brain cancer diagnosis
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Joe Biden comforts John McCain's daughter over father's brain cancer diagnosis

He discussed a few different breakthroughs and new treatments for glioblastoma, which, he says, is "about as bad as it gets", before grasping her hand and returning to the strength of the elder McCain, who was ...More..

Putin orders partial Russian withdrawal from Syria during surprise visit
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Putin orders partial Russian withdrawal from Syria during surprise visit

Putin said that he had ordered the military to withdraw a "significant part" of the Russian contingent in Syria. 'I order the defence minister and the chief of general staff to start withdrawing the Russian...More..

San Francisco's new acting mayor is a black woman
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

San Francisco's new acting mayor is a black woman

Mayor Ed Lee, who oversaw a technology-driven economic boom in San Francisco that brought with it sky-high housing prices despite his lifelong commitment to economic equality, died suddenly early Tuesday at age...More..

Rohingya killed in first month of Myanmar violence: MSF
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Rohingya killed in first month of Myanmar violence: MSF

Wa Lone's phone appeared to have been turned off soon after. Both the journalists and the policemen will be charged under the country's 1923 Official Secrets Act - a law carried over from British colonization...More..

Responding to report of Times Square area explosion
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Responding to report of Times Square area explosion

Bangladeshi Akayed Ullah, 27, set off a pipe bomb at Port Authority Bus Terminal during rush hour this morning, it is alleged. Ullah is a suspect in what the police believed to be a pipe bombing at New York...More..

UFC star Sage Northcutt wants Drago role in Creed 2
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

UFC star Sage Northcutt wants Drago role in Creed 2

Making matters even more interesting, Ludwig Göransson conducted an orchestra to score the first film at the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn Festival in Prospect Park this past summer that energized the need for a ...More..

GOLDSTEIN: Response to Trump move is about Jew hatred
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

GOLDSTEIN: Response to Trump move is about Jew hatred

Netanyahu's government is dominated by opponents to Palestinian independence. The US decision has no legal effect, the Arab ministers said in their final statement, adding that it undermines peace efforts, de...More..

Tyson Fury boxing licence could be reinstated in January
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Tyson Fury boxing licence could be reinstated in January

UKAD gave Fury a two-year ban but backdated it, meaning he is now clear to apply for his license next month. Both have strongly denied the nandrolone charges, saying the positive tests were a result of eati...More..

United States soldier who fled to North Korea for 'dog's life' DIES
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

United States soldier who fled to North Korea for 'dog's life' DIES

The cause of his death has not been released. In an interview with Kyodo News in 2012, Jenkins said he was happy living with his family on Sado Island, from where his wife hails, and appreciated the freedom J...More..

San Francisco's first Asian-American Mayor, Ed Lee, dies at 65
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

San Francisco's first Asian-American Mayor, Ed Lee, dies at 65

Lee passed away on Tuesday, December 12 at 1:11 a.m.at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital". Lee was the 43rd mayor of San Francisco and the first elected mayor of Chinese descent in a city steeped ...More..

Tillerson says United States willing to talk to North Korea without pre-condition
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Tillerson says United States willing to talk to North Korea without pre-condition

By contrast, Mr Tillerson's counterpart at the UN, American ambassador Nikki Haley, reacted to the late-November test - in which a missile soared higher than any prior launch before crashing into the sea near J...More..

Bannon to speak at Moore's election night rally
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Bannon to speak at Moore's election night rally

But with a month left in the campaign, the Washington Post reported on the stories of four women who accused Moore of preying on them as teenagers, including one woman who said she was 14 at the time, when Mo...More..

Alleged Mi Mix 3 Rear Panel Leaked, Looks Similar To iPhone X
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Alleged Mi Mix 3 Rear Panel Leaked, Looks Similar To iPhone X

Xiaomi's Mi Mix series has been the company's first line-up that got global recognition, owing to its radical bezel-less display. Other rumours also suggested that Xiaomi might be working on smartphone wit...More..

Kerala law student's murder accused held guilty
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Kerala law student's murder accused held guilty

The rape and murder of the law student, nearly a repeat of the brutality seen in the Nirbhaya case, took place in April 2016; its gruesome nature shocking the country. One-and-a-half months after the incident a...More..

Lake effect snow expected tonight
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Lake effect snow expected tonight

Tuesday night temperatures are expected to drop to 9 degrees. Up to a foot of snow is expected for Jefferson, Oswego, and Lewis counties , with the highest amounts - 15 inches or more - falling over the Tug ...More..

PM reaches Istanbul to attend OIC Summit
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

PM reaches Istanbul to attend OIC Summit

Erdoğan's Spokesperson Ibrahim Kalın says the Turkish President has called on OIC member states to come together to display joint action and coordination among Muslim countries. This will be followed by the ado...More..

Russian Federation and India vow to continue cooperation on joint production of weapons
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Russian Federation and India vow to continue cooperation on joint production of weapons

The three ministers believed that various crises in the world should be resolved in accordance with the global law and the principles enshrined in the UN Charter, without resorting to force and through dialogue...More..

Trump administration gives tax overhaul plan rosy assessment
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Trump administration gives tax overhaul plan rosy assessment

The House and Senate tax bills combine steep tax cuts for corporations with more modest reductions for individuals. The Treasury said a combination of tax cuts, regulatory reform, welfare reform, and infras...More..

Fatal blast at major Austrian gas facility causes disruption in neighboring countries
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Fatal blast at major Austrian gas facility causes disruption in neighboring countries

The state criminal investigation said a technical defect could be the cause of the tragedy. " The [explosion] has created a fire ", Fire Brigade spokesman Franz Resperger said, as quoted by ORF. The site'...More..

Supreme Court Won't Hear Georgia Lesbian's Discrimination Case
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Supreme Court Won't Hear Georgia Lesbian's Discrimination Case

Advocates behind Evans' petition, however, had been hoping to get the issue before the Supreme Court during the term underway currently - a prospect that now is out of reach and could become key should the cour...More..

Hanukkah Celebrations Begin Tonight, Public Ceremonies To Be Held All Over Town
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Hanukkah Celebrations Begin Tonight, Public Ceremonies To Be Held All Over Town

From a religious perspective, however, it remains a relatively minor holiday that places no restrictions on working, attending school or other activities. Having said that, the popularity of Hanukkah is not onl...More..

Bangladeshi National Planned Terror Attack at Times Square, Says New York Police
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Bangladeshi National Planned Terror Attack at Times Square, Says New York Police

NY emergency authorities were responding to reports of an explosion at New York's Port Authority, one of the city's busiest commuter hubs, during Monday morning's rush hour. "An attack in the subway is incr...More..

Arab League leaders condemn Trump's recognition of Jerusalem
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Arab League leaders condemn Trump's recognition of Jerusalem

Israel annexed east Jerusalem in the 1967 Six Day war, a move that was never internationally recognised. Safadi said that the occupation is the basis of tension in the region and there will be neither st...More..

Rules changes include no more viewer call-ins
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Rules changes include no more viewer call-ins

The change follows the influence of armchair viewers being called into question after American Lexi Thompson was hit with a four-shot penalty during the ANA Inspiration, a women's major, earlier this year. ...More..

WNIJ's Gas Price Monday
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

WNIJ's Gas Price Monday

Gasoline prices are finally coming back down, after an unseasonable autumn run-up. With OPEC extending its oil production cuts, there is solid evidence that US oil producers will fill in at least some of the vo...More..