Plane, pilot missing in Gulf of Mexico

NORAD helped in the search, sending four F-16 fighter jets to search. Ethan Narber, a pilot and aviation enthusiast, posted on Twitter that fighter jets were scrambled to intercept the plane and noted that the pilot was upright in his seat but unre... More..

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Everything you need to know about the protests rocking Iran
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Everything you need to know about the protests rocking Iran

But the show of strength is unlikely to defuse the tensions underpinning the protests, which have centered in provincial areas that have always been a conservative stronghold. Vice-President Mike Pence said on ...More..

We're not going to ban Donald Trump
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

We're not going to ban Donald Trump

As long as he is CEO of Twitter and Square, they can not be considered moral tech companies, and the board of directors of both should do the right thing and insist that either Trump or Jack must go. "We are wo...More..

Canada's Unemployment Rate Declines to Lowest in Four Decades
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Canada's Unemployment Rate Declines to Lowest in Four Decades

The city lost 400 jobs with its employed workforce falling from 64,500 in November to 64,100 in December. Provincially, BC's unemployment rate remains the lowest in Canada at 4.6%. The national picture was st...More..

Republican Senators seek criminal probe of Trump 'dossier' author
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Republican Senators seek criminal probe of Trump 'dossier' author

Lindsey Graham of SC, who heads a Judiciary subcommittee on crime and terrorism, said they believe the former MI-6 operative lied to USA investigators about his contact with reporters. "I'll continue to stand ...More..

Live results for $450M Mega Millions drawing on 01/05/18
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Live results for $450M Mega Millions drawing on 01/05/18

The victor would take home a one-time, cash option of $347.9 million before taxes, should he or she choose a lump sum payment instead of receiving the prize in installments. DE has never had a MegaMillions jack...More..

Lalu Prasad seeks minimum punishment in fodder scam
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Lalu Prasad seeks minimum punishment in fodder scam

If he gets three years' term, he would get bail soon after sentencing. Yadav faces another three fodder scam cases for illegal withdrawal of Rs 3.97 crore from the Dumka Treasury, Rs 36 crore from the Chaib...More..

Roy Moore accuser loses everything in house fire under investigation for arson
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Roy Moore accuser loses everything in house fire under investigation for arson

Roy Moore accuser Tina Johnson's house in Gadsden, Alabama burned on Tuesday in what Johnson and her neighbors suspect was an act of arson . "I am devastated, just devastated", Johnson told the news s...More..

Temperatures Will Get Warmer; Sleet and Freezing Rain Could Happen Sunday
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Temperatures Will Get Warmer; Sleet and Freezing Rain Could Happen Sunday

The wedge is formed when weather patterns from the west and northeast meet over north Georgia, often causing severe weather for the area. The low will be around freezing and the chance of precipitation is 90 pe...More..

Trump threatens aid to Palestinian refugees in latest controversial tweet
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Trump threatens aid to Palestinian refugees in latest controversial tweet

The Palestinians announced shortly after that the United States will no longer play a role in mediating an agreement with Israel. The move is just the latest blow to the potential for a two-state solution to ...More..

DeWanda Wise joins the cast of Marvel's 'Captain Marvel'
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

DeWanda Wise joins the cast of Marvel's 'Captain Marvel'

So let's dive into a brief bit of theorizing. While Rambeau was a favorite as Captain Marvel , most fans know her as the leader for the hilarious 12-issue-epic known as Nextwave: Agents of H.A.T.E. Samuel L....More..

by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Trump Administration to allow oil and gas drilling along U.S. coastlines

But the plan, which Zinke described as an opening proposal in what is likely to be a long negotiation, prompted swift disapproval - including from several Republicans representing coastal states. It's also no...More..

US, Pakistan trade angry charges as relations falter
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

US, Pakistan trade angry charges as relations falter

Last summer, the Trump administration signaled its displeasure with Islamabad by putting on hold $255 million in military aid to Pakistan . "The United States has foolishly given Pakistan more than 33 ...More..

More than $400 million jackpots tempt Mega Millions, Powerball players
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

More than $400 million jackpots tempt Mega Millions, Powerball players

If cash is preferred, the prize would be at about $348 million. In fact, this is the first time ever that both games have offered jackpots of $400 million or more at the same time. Virgin Islands. "We always ...More..

by | Friday, January 05, 2018

North Korea agrees to talks after US, South Korea postpone military drills

North and South Korea have agreed to their first high-level talks in two years, with the emergence in diplomacy helped by the USA backing away from military drills. He also alluded to Kim's comments Monday that...More..

Roy Moore accuser Leigh Corfman files defamation lawsuit against Moore, campaign
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Roy Moore accuser Leigh Corfman files defamation lawsuit against Moore, campaign

Senate seat previously held by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Corfman's lawsuit also raised the issue of a November 28 open letter from her to Moore provided to AL.com that "asked him to stop denying his sex...More..

Fifteen killed in Kabul explosion
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Fifteen killed in Kabul explosion

President Ashraf Ghani called the attack "inhumane" and against the tenets of Islam. No group has claimed the responsibility of the attack yet. Witnesses told RFE/RL that the blast could be heard throughout...More..

North Korea hits own city with Hwasong-12 missile
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

North Korea hits own city with Hwasong-12 missile

The missile did not fly higher than about 70 kilometers. The online magazine quoting a US government source reported that the missile's first stage engines failed after approximately one minute of powered fli...More..

Winter Weather Cancels Dozens of South Florida Flights
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Winter Weather Cancels Dozens of South Florida Flights

However, after being diverted to Dulles, several passengers on Aerolineas Argentinas Flight 1300 from Buenos Aires to NY said they were held on the tarmac for several hours after landing at around noon on T...More..

Hot air balloon crashes in Egypt, killing 1 tourist and injuring 7
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Hot air balloon crashes in Egypt, killing 1 tourist and injuring 7

This was exacerbated by the 2015 Russian plane crash, which killed all 224 passengers and crew on board, majority Russian tourists. In 2016, hot air balloon rides were temporarily suspended in Egypt after a c...More..

Charge for coffee cups will help tackle packaging waste, say MPs
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Charge for coffee cups will help tackle packaging waste, say MPs

Ministers are already looking at the plans amid a shake-up of waste management in the United Kingdom after the Chancellor hinted at a review of non-recyclable packaging in his Budget previous year. While a char...More..

Flier assaulted woman with wife in next seat
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Flier assaulted woman with wife in next seat

The court filing states that Ramamoorthy also admitted that he "unzipped the woman's trousers part-way and put his finger in her pants" in an attempt to digitally penetrate her, but was ultimately unsuccessful....More..

Near-historic high tides reported as Nor'easter slams coast
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Near-historic high tides reported as Nor'easter slams coast

When discussing the storm, some weather forecasters have referred to a " bomb cyclone ". Here is how it works: Deep drops in barometric pressure occur when a region of warm air meets one of cold air. Charlie ...More..

Pakistan to act 'accordingly' against USA drone strike
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Pakistan to act 'accordingly' against USA drone strike

In his first tweet of the New Year, Trump said that the U.S. had given Pakistan $33 billion in aid over 15 years and accused Pakistan of harbouring terrorists while making fools of USA leaders with lies and d...More..

Florida braces for unusual winter storm that may bring snow
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Florida braces for unusual winter storm that may bring snow

The system will bring snow and wind to the state throughout the day on Thursday . Stay with WMTW News 8 and Maine's Total Weather Team as the storms nears. "Counties surrounding our viewing area may see four...More..

Dozens of vehicles pile up, shut down highway near Buffalo
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Dozens of vehicles pile up, shut down highway near Buffalo

The crash was eastbound near Ransom Road after the Williamsville toll booth. Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz said motorists were trapped in their vehicles. A blizzard warning was in effect in the area...More..

Southampton Fans Tweet Hilariously Backfires After Shane Long Goal
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Southampton Fans Tweet Hilariously Backfires After Shane Long Goal

Spirits were high after the first 45 after Shane Long ended his 11-month wait for a goal - an emphatic finish off a smart pass from Jeremy Pied . Palace moved up to 14th, two points above Southampton , ...More..

America Ferrera Is Pregnant With Her First Child!
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

America Ferrera Is Pregnant With Her First Child!

On New Year's Day, the actress and several hundred other Hollywood women, including A-listers Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington, announced the launch of Time's Up , an anti-sexual harassment initiative. T...More..

Neta Rajini bites the bullet, launches party logo, website
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Neta Rajini bites the bullet, launches party logo, website

Tamil Nadu loves its film stars. If I don't take a decision at this moment, that will haunt me until death... He said his entry into politics was a "compulsion of time". Go to war, if you win, you will rule. ...More..

Back from the future: Flight takes off in 2018, lands in 2017
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Back from the future: Flight takes off in 2018, lands in 2017

As expected, Twitter had plenty to say about the odd occurrence. Now, because of the presence of Dateline, Honolulu is 23 hours behind Auckland and it was because of this that they travelled in the previous yea...More..