Magnitude 4.7 natural disaster hits western Iran

There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage. The depth of the epicentre was around 10 km. People in Soomar rushed to the streets in panic, state IRIB TV said. There were no immediate reports of casualties or property damage caused by the qu... More..

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Dem Lawmakers Inviting Survivors Of Sexual Assault To State Of The Union
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Dem Lawmakers Inviting Survivors Of Sexual Assault To State Of The Union

Particularly women who are courageous enough to stand up against rich and powerful men like, say, Trump. Taylor, who died in December, reported the incident despite threats against her life. Democratic aides pr...More..

Fiery semitrailer crash shuts down I-65 in southern Indiana
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Fiery semitrailer crash shuts down I-65 in southern Indiana

ISP later closed all lanes and evacuated houses within half a mile. Police also called for an evacuation after chemicals that spilled onto the road became volatile. Wednesday, according to Sgt. Stephan Wheeles ...More..

Cybersecurity of Nuclear Weapons Systems: Threats, Vulnerabilities and Consequences
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Cybersecurity of Nuclear Weapons Systems: Threats, Vulnerabilities and Consequences

Widespread reliance on digital systems in the military means communications between commanders, positioning data, and the supply and logistics chain could all be vulnerable. As an example of what is possible, t...More..

India's vote on Jerusalem will not impact ties with Israel: Netanyahu
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

India's vote on Jerusalem will not impact ties with Israel: Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will embark on a six-day visit to India, starting from January 14. The two leaders, who hit it off during Modi's visit to Israel in July previous year, the first by...More..

Margot Robbie's husband accidentally wore short shorts in front of… Barack Obama
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Margot Robbie's husband accidentally wore short shorts in front of… Barack Obama

Unfortunately for Tom, he hadn't really packed any appropriate athletic-wear, so he ended up sporting a pair of bright pink short shorts. Robbie did, however, get some face time with Obama, who apparently is ...More..

Mkhwebane seeks to broaden scope of state capture inquiry
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Mkhwebane seeks to broaden scope of state capture inquiry

South Africa's Jacob Zuma has finally approved a long-delayed judicial inquiry into claims of state looting under his presidency, a day before a meeting of the ruling African National Congress that is set to co...More..

Ford Enters Performance SUV Segment With 355-Horsepower 2019 Edge ST
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Ford Enters Performance SUV Segment With 355-Horsepower 2019 Edge ST

The 2019 Ford Edge goes on sale this summer. Following CEO Jim Hackett's mantra - smart vehicles for a smart world - the 2019 Edge is outfitted with a full suite of driver-assist features . That varian...More..

Police searching for three suspects who robbed convenience store at gunpoint
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Police searching for three suspects who robbed convenience store at gunpoint

Police have video footage of the robbery and the investigation is ongoing. A witness told investigators that two unknown male suspects wearing dark clothing entered the business through the front door. No inj...More..

Find MH370? Earn $70 Million
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Find MH370? Earn $70 Million

Malaysian Airlines flight 370 went missing as it passed over the southern Indian Ocean on 8 March 2014. The Houston-based firm, Ocean Infinity, will spend 90 days searching the Southern Indian Ocean. "We can ...More..

MEA confirms India, Pak NSAs met in Thailand to discuss terror
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

MEA confirms India, Pak NSAs met in Thailand to discuss terror

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday acknowledged that the National Security Advisors of India and Pakistan held secret talks on cross-border terrorism last month. Kumar also stated that the...More..

Quarterback Jacob Eason announces plans to transfer from UGA
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Quarterback Jacob Eason announces plans to transfer from UGA

After injuring his knee in the season opener this past season, true freshman Jake Fromm took over the Georgia offense, and led it all the way to the College Football Playoff. "I learned from it and I think ul...More..

Insurgents attack Myanmar soldiers in Rakhine, wounding 6
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Insurgents attack Myanmar soldiers in Rakhine, wounding 6

The Tatmadaw, as the Burmese army is known, reported last month that it had recovered ten... "It was found that there were no conditions to transfer the 10 Bengali terrorists to the police station and so it w...More..

'We are outraged': Gov. Brown blasts oil drilling proposal in CNN interview
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

'We are outraged': Gov. Brown blasts oil drilling proposal in CNN interview

State Rep. Al Williams , a Democrat from the hamlet of Midway on Georgia's seashore, called the White House plan "a awful idea that could have profound negative effects on Georgia's coast". The state is also...More..

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue seeks to ease farmers' anxiety about international trade
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue seeks to ease farmers' anxiety about international trade

On Monday, the president spoke at the 2018 Farm Bureau convention in Nashville, Tennessee. The hype surrounding Trump's executive order obfuscates the countless other Trump FCC policies that are making th...More..

by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Norwegian PM says Europe on alert about Russian interference

President Donald Trump said today that the United States could "conceivably" return to the Paris climate accord, although he stopped short of signaling any move in that direction. The landmark agreement, which...More..

Dem. Report Warns of Russian Meddling in Europe
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Dem. Report Warns of Russian Meddling in Europe

The Kremlin on Thursday dismissed a new report by U.S. Senate Democrats describing Russian interference in the U.S. and throughout Europe as unfounded and President Vladimir Putin accused the United States ...More..

Missing Jewish college student Blaze Bernstein found dead
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Missing Jewish college student Blaze Bernstein found dead

The document, described by the newspaper as a 16-page search warrant affidavit filed by a sheriff's investigator, detailed information given to detectives by a friend who said he drove Bernstein to Borrego Park...More..

Talaq Bill: Government bid to ensure Rajya Sabha truce
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Talaq Bill: Government bid to ensure Rajya Sabha truce

According to media reports, a woman Ayesha Khatun has approached local police station after her husband Kasif pronounced triple talaq in one go upon her and abandoned her. The board should have been taken int...More..

Kellyanne Conway says nobody talks about Hillary Clinton. Trump, of course, tweets
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Kellyanne Conway says nobody talks about Hillary Clinton. Trump, of course, tweets

On Wednesday night, #Kellyanne Conway got into a heated exchange with CNN host Chris Cuomo over the ongoing Russian investigation and the White House's constant need to deflect back to #Hillary Clinton...More..

Watch Sarah Huckabee Sanders battle MSNBC's Hallie Jackson over Trump's FISA tweets
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Watch Sarah Huckabee Sanders battle MSNBC's Hallie Jackson over Trump's FISA tweets

The president, she said , has been following the topic and "wanted to put something out". In this installment, audiences can enjoy Sanders' frank answers about everything from Eric Trump's birthday to the ...More..

Trump questions allowing immigrants from Haiti, Africa, other 's-hole' countries
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Trump questions allowing immigrants from Haiti, Africa, other 's-hole' countries

The second source familiar with the conversation, said Trump, who has vowed to clamp down on illegal immigration , also questioned the need for Haitians in the United States . The Fix's Eugene Scott explains...More..

IRS releases new withholding tables
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

IRS releases new withholding tables

Today, employers received new withholding guidance from Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service ( IRS ) in order to implement tax cuts and other provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Although the new calcu...More..

Putin says N Korean leader has 'won this round'
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Putin says N Korean leader has 'won this round'

Nikki Haley made clear that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un would first need to stop weapons testing for a "significant amount of time". Its three leaders - first Kim Il Sung, then Kim Jong Il and no...More..

Democrats say Americans want Trump impeached - here's what new poll says
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Democrats say Americans want Trump impeached - here's what new poll says

Fifty-seven percent of voters stated Trump is not fit to serve as president and 69 percent stated that he is not level-headed. Regarding the nation's economy, 66 percent of respondents say it is "excellent"...More..

Michael Gove takes on the 'throwaway culture' of plastic bottle waste
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Michael Gove takes on the 'throwaway culture' of plastic bottle waste

The plans have been criticised by United Kingdom opposition parties and green groups who are angry the proposals will have no legal force. Deborah Tomkins also suggested that the 25 year plan seemed unambitio...More..

Congress Urged to Modify Surveillance Act to Protect Citizen's Privacy
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Congress Urged to Modify Surveillance Act to Protect Citizen's Privacy

After an intense debate , the vote failed 183-233. The way that works is that the government has a broad interpretation of what a "foreign communication" (encrypted communications are automatically considere...More..

US Ambassador to Netherlands Dodges 'No-go Zones' Questions
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

US Ambassador to Netherlands Dodges 'No-go Zones' Questions

The clash was over comments he made in 2015 when he said Muslims had created chaos throughout Europe and accused them of "burning cars and politicians" in the Netherlands. After at least one person had asked ...More..

States Can Test Medicaid Work Requirements
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

States Can Test Medicaid Work Requirements

Critics say the rules could mean more Americans are left without health insurance. The orders would mark a significant shift in how the Medicaid program, government health care for low-income people, is a...More..

Jessica Falkholt remains critical after life support turned off
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Jessica Falkholt remains critical after life support turned off

In the wake of the heartbreaking news, which was reported by The Daily Telegraph , fans flocked to Twitter to pay tribute to the beloved actress. Annabelle died as a result of her injuries three days after...More..