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Shallow natural disaster hits Caribbean Sea, felt along Quintana Roo

Rodrigo Anaya Rodriguez was in a hammock inside his house near the popular tourist site of Bacalar Lake near Mexico's Caribbean coast when he felt three tremors...


Trump says he would beat Oprah if she runs for president

King's comments came after Winfrey's speech at the Golden Globe awards threw up speculations that she might be considering venturing into politics. While Opr...


Rowe Price Group (NASDAQ:TROW) Gets an Upgrade to a Sell Rating

It closed at $0.970196 lastly. About 598,803 shares traded. South32 Limited (LON:S32) has 0.00% since January 9, 2017 and is. It has outperformed by 19.75% the ...


Warm Wednesday, then cold front enters Topeka area, with snow expected overnight

Thursday , rain and freezing rain is likely, possibly mixed with snow before 11 a.m., then snow is likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 11 a.m. Sou...


State capture commission 'even more reason for Zuma to resign'- SACP

The announcement comes after the North Gauteng High Court's judgment of 14 December a year ago, which ordered Zuma to appoint a commission of inquiry within 3...


Pinarayi clarifies, says Govt bears travel expense of CM

After returning, he met a central team assessing the damage from Ockhi , and then chaired a cabinet meeting. The Chief Minister and the CPI-M can not absolve...


Malala heartbroken over alleged rape, murder of Zainab in Kasur

Riots erupted in Kasur over police inaction after reports of the alleged rape and murder of the girl began circulating on social media. The cleric is a staunc...


India Willoughby up for eviction on Friday

Malika Haqq opted to nominate Andrew Brady and Ann Widdecombe, although the reasons she gave for nominating them were tenuous at best - with her decision to ...


Protests over price hikes continue in Tunisia

Jews have lived in Tunisia for over 2,000 years and Djerba is home to Africa's oldest synagogue, El Ghriba, which was hit by al Qaeda-linked militants in 2002...


Trump endorses earmarks despite conservative opposition

A growing number of lawmakers feel they've ceded too much power by giving up the practice. President Donald Trump punctuated a contentious White House meeti...


Encryption is 'urgent public safety issue — Federal Bureau of Investigation chief

In a speech to the International Conference on Cyber Security, Wray claimed the Feds were unable to access 7775 encrypted devices previous year - far higher t...


Clouds increase today, rain on the way late tomorrow through early Saturday

After blasting into the mid 60s on Tuesday , we'll fall back into the 50s with less sunshine expected Wednesday, but not much rain, at least not yet. After the...


Robert Mueller conveys interest in questioning Trump, AP source says

Mueller for months has led a team of prosecutors and agents investigating whether Russian Federation and Trump's Republican campaign coordinated to influence th...


Discovery Communications moving from Silver Spring to NYC

Discovery plans to move into its new NY headquarters in the second half of 2019, though Zaslav's memo did not indicate where it would be located. 'Discovery...


UIDAI introduces virtual IDs, Could be used instead of Aadhaar numbers

The circular also read that Aadhaar ID holders and agencies have to wait until March 1 as the body will release necessary applications for the implementation....


Tennessee pastor accused of sexual assault has book canceled

This comes after a woman came forward last week, claiming Savage sexually assaulted her 20 years ago when he was a youth pastor at a Texas church. But this No...


Democratic, GOP Florida Lawmakers Regret Affair

Senators Oscar Braynon (D-Miami Gardens) and Anitere Flores (R-Miami), both of whom are married, declared before the legislature that they were having a sec...


Sessions nixes Obama-era rules leaving states alone that legalize pot

In his memo Sessions said, "Prosecutors should follow the well-established principles that govern all federal prosecutors". Sessions, a former Alabama senator...


Syria: Blast kills at least 23 in rebel stronghold Idlib

The deadliest strikes hit the Hammuriyeh district, while more than 80 people were wounded in the bombardments of the rebel territory, said the Observatory, whic...


Mehbooba announces Gas Agency for pellet victim Insha

Before her eyesight was taken away by pellets, Insha had 85 percent marks in Class 8 exams. And her efforts paid off on Tuesday as she qualified her Class 10 bo...


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

Theresa May is expected to outline the proposals on Thursday as part of a high-profile speech on the environment to coincide with the publication of Defra's 25-...


Jeremy Hunt's staff take twice as much sick leave as average employee

During a vehicle crash interview with Sky News , Conservative MP Andrew Bridgen thanked Health Secretary "Jeremy Corbyn" for running the NHS. Theresa May h...


Louisiana teacher handcuffed forcibly after asking questions at board meeting

KATC reports that following Hargrave's comments, board president Anthony Fontana ruled that she was out of order and warned her that the public comment secti...


Journalist Taha Siddiqui assaulted by armed men, escapes abduction

I was on my way to airport at 8.20 a.m. wh (e) n 10-12 armed men stopped my cab (and) forcibly tried to abduct me. However, Taha says that he managed to escap...


Dublin Fire Brigade battling blaze at recycling plant near Dublin Airport

This was being done with close liaison with the Irish Aviation Authority. Photos from the scene show a large plume of smoke, and an aerial drone is being depl...


North Korea and the Olympics: A long and surprisingly successful history

South Korean Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon, left, shakes hands with the head of North Korean delegation Ri Son Gwon before their meeting at the Panmunjom...


Brandon Hixon who involve in sexual abuse charged found dead in home

Idaho state lawmakers underwent sexual harassment training on Tuesday after a representative launched a letter cosigned by more than a dozen other politicians r...


With renewed vigor, USA top court scrutinizes curbs on voting

Larry Harmon learned that his voter registration had been canceled when he arrived at his polling site for the 2015 state elections. Finally, defendants argue ...


Man Turns In Own Son After Discovering Child Porn On Phone

The teen, who hoped to sell the pictures for $350 in order to pay off debts, is now being held in O'Fallon County Jail on a $10,000 bond, which his father has r...


North Korea will send Winter Olympics team south of the border

South Korea's Unification Minister Cho Myung-Gyun (L) shakes hands with North Korean chief delegate Ri Son-Gwon during their last meeting at the border truce v...