• One killed, several injured after auto plows into pedestrians in NYC
One killed, several injured after auto plows into pedestrians in NYC

Sunday outside a hookah lounge in Queens. Two people were stabbed in the fight and rushed to the hospital. "The bodies went flying". "The vehicle was going really fast, at least 50 miles per hour on the sidewalk", a witness reported. One of the injured was in critical condition. One person was killed and five others injured, one of them critica...

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  • Oppn blames EVMs for BJP win in UP civic polls
Oppn blames EVMs for BJP win in UP civic polls

The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) also accused the BJP of resorting to EVM related malpractices and demanded that the 2019 general elections be held through ballot papers. "The results haven't been out yet and they have already started making excuses for their defeat". "The civic elections results clearly show that both SP and Congress have lost their ...

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  • In big strategic breakthrough, Chabahar port inaugurated by Iranian President (Evening Lead)
In big strategic breakthrough, Chabahar port inaugurated by Iranian President (Evening Lead)

The project was officially opened in a ceremony attended by 60 foreign guests from 17 countries at the port located by the Sea of Oman. But New Delhi has proceeded cautiously at a time when the U.S. It was inaugurated in the presence of dignitaries from India, Afghanistan, Qatar and Pakistan. "It was also reiterated to organize a connectivity eve...

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  • North Korea's Kim Jong Un Celebrates Missile Launch, US Threatens Regime's Destruction
North Korea's Kim Jong Un Celebrates Missile Launch, US Threatens Regime's Destruction

However, Tillerson may not remain in his job long, with disagreements with Trump over North Korea being one factor. Gabriel also told reporters that he had no information about reports that the White House planned to replace Tillerson, noting that he had already scheduled another meeting with Tillerson for next week.

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  • James Levine accused of molesting underaged boy for years
James Levine accused of molesting underaged boy for years

Longtime music director James Levine will be departing the Metropolitan Opera for health reasons. According to a Lake Forest police report obtained by the NYT and The New York Post , "The alleged abuse began while Levine was guest conductor at the Ravinia Music Festival in Highland Park, beginning in 1985".

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  • A partly cloudy and mild Sunday
A partly cloudy and mild Sunday

Tonight .Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Today: Sunny, just a few high clouds. Continuing into the week, the temperatures are forecasted to drop. Expect mostly sunny skies throughout the day. Sunrise Saturday is at 7:15 AM, and the Sunset is at 5:20 PM. A cloudy start today with some rain for much of England and Wales although th...

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  • 'Saturday Night Live' lampoons Trump in 'A Christmas Carol'-inspired sketch
'Saturday Night Live' lampoons Trump in 'A Christmas Carol'-inspired sketch

Cecily Strong did her best Melania Trump , having a crack at the first lady's White House Christmas decorations which were widely panned as looking like "dead branches". Kate McKinnon made two appearances in the cold open, first as Kellyanne Conway and again as Clinton. Bush's biting quip refers to the termination of NBC newsman and longtime T...

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  • Top FBI agent removed from Mueller's team over anti-Trump texts
Top FBI agent removed from Mueller's team over anti-Trump texts

The president added that the FBI's reputation "is in Tatters - worst in History!" But to Anderson's point, this is simply not evidence of a tainted investigation. On Saturday, Trump tweeted that he "had to fire General Flynn because he lied to the Vice President and the Federal Bureau of Investigation". "The DOJ has now expressed - on a Saturda...

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  • Garrison Keillor Fired Over Allegations Of Improper Behavior
Garrison Keillor Fired Over Allegations Of Improper Behavior

George said Keillor spoke at a fundraiser at her church past year. "I think a lot of politics go into these decisions", George said. I'm in shock. But the remaining shows in CT and NY state were canceled, according to websites for those theaters. "Minnesota Public Radio is terminating its contracts with Garrison Keillor and his private medi...

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  • DPRK accuses Trump of 'begging for nuclear war'
DPRK accuses Trump of 'begging for nuclear war'

The F-22s flew into South Korea together in a show of force, and the allies plan to stage simulated attacks on mock North Korean nuclear and missile targets, according to Yonhap . It has been set up under the South Korean army's Special Warfare Command. The United States has been trying to get other countries, especially China, to squeeze North ...

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  • RBS axing almost 700 jobs across branch network
RBS axing almost 700 jobs across branch network

RBS has said the closures are being implemented because of a fall in transactions at local branches. "We will ensure compulsory redundancies are kept to an absolute minimum". Is this the end of banking as we know it? The Company provides a range of products and services to personal, commercial, corporate and institutional customers, through its...

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  • Will the Irish border issue trip up Brexit?
Will the Irish border issue trip up Brexit?

She said her party supports the continuance of the Common Travel Area allowing people to move freely between the North and the Republic. The party has warned British Prime Minister Theresa May that she may not be able to count on their votes, if she agrees to any Brexit solution that places barriers, "real or perceived" between the North and Brit...

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  • Ten UP Congress leaders propose Rahul Gandhi's nomination for party president post
Ten UP Congress leaders propose Rahul Gandhi's nomination for party president post

The Amethi MP has been attacking the Prime Minister over his development claims in poll-bound Gujarat . Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi , who is set to take over the reins of the party from his mother, is likely to file his papers on the last day of filing of nomination on December 4.

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  • Are Dogs Smarter Or Cats? This Study Has The Answer
Are Dogs Smarter Or Cats? This Study Has The Answer

Leaving many hurt, science has revealed that dogs are, in fact, smarter than cats. An worldwide team of scientists studied a variety of furry critters and discovered dogs have more neurons in an important part of the brain than cats. This was explained in the paper, saying: "Large carnivorans appear to be particularly vulnerable to metabolic cons...

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  • Wake Robin resident tried to poison others
Wake Robin resident tried to poison others

Authorities were called to the senior community on Tuesday after Miller told health care providers she had manufactured about 2-3 tablespoons of the powder and placed it in multiple services of food and beverages over a period of weeks. We have been following up with that person.No one - including the individual mentioned above - is now ill with R...

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  • Israeli aircraft reportedly attack Iranian military base near Damascus
Israeli aircraft reportedly attack Iranian military base near Damascus

The Britain-based group, which monitors the war through a network of contacts in Syria, said the attack hit near al-Kiswa town south of the capital Damascus, causing loud explosions. The source added that an Israeli fighter jet was flying at a low altitude over Lebanon's Baalbek region near Syria's border when the Syrian missiles were launched.

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  • Merkel allies try to appease fuming SPD ahead of German coalition talks
Merkel allies try to appease fuming SPD ahead of German coalition talks

The CDU board had agreed that the party was ready to conduct "serious talks" with the SPD on the formation of a government. After suffering its worst ever general election result, the SPD declared it would not reprise its role as junior partner to Merkel and wanted instead to rebuild in opposition.

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  • Trump on Michael Flynn's guilty plea: 'There's been absolutely no collusion'
Trump on Michael Flynn's guilty plea: 'There's been absolutely no collusion'

Critics claimed on Saturday that President Trump inadvertently admitted to obstruction of justice as he tried to distance himself from his disgraced national security adviser Michael Flynn. His plea agreement suggests that Mr. Flynn provided information to prosecutors, which may help advance the inquiry. "I hope you can see your way clear to ...

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  • Yemen's Saleh Calls for 'New Page' in Relations with Saudi-led Coalition
Yemen's Saleh Calls for 'New Page' in Relations with Saudi-led Coalition

Things came to a head earlier this week with fighting breaking out between the two sides on the streets of the rebel-held capital. Hostilities between the two sides broke out on Wednesday. "I appeal to the leader Saleh to show more wisdom and maturity . and not to heed incitement calls", Abdel-Malek al-Houthi said in a speech on the group's Al-Mas...

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  • Praise for President Trump's Tax Reform Speech in Missouri — WTAS
Praise for President Trump's Tax Reform Speech in Missouri — WTAS

The Democratic leaders instead encouraged their Republican counterparts to work out a deal without the president's involvement. The Democrats' statement said: "We don't have any time to waste in addressing the issues that confront us, so we're going to continue to negotiate with Republican leaders who may be interested in reaching a bipartisan ag...

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