Monday December 11-th, 2017

16 die on OH roads during Thanksgiving travel period 16 die on OH roads during Thanksgiving travel period

That's up from nine deaths during that same time period a year ago. Danette L. Rardon, 39 was killed when the vehicle she was driving was struck by another vehicle. Around 5 p.m. the same day in Leflore County, a Ford van entered the median of USA 82...

Donations to charitable organizations encouraged on 'Giving Tuesday' Donations to charitable organizations encouraged on 'Giving Tuesday'

In 2015, the average gift was over $107 and the total amount raised over the course of Giving Tuesday was roughly $1.77 million. Giving Tuesday is now a global phenomenon that raised $177 million in online donations previous year. In its debut, the...

Oxford City Council strips Aung San Suu Kyi of highest honour Oxford City Council strips Aung San Suu Kyi of highest honour

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi said on Tuesday there had been an erosion of trust and understanding between communities of Rakhine state, but did not refer to the hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims who have fled since a military crackdown the...

LSE boss Xavier Rolet stands down after 'unwelcome publicity' LSE boss Xavier Rolet stands down after 'unwelcome publicity'

LSE also announced that chairman Donald Brydon would not seek re-election when his term runs out in 2019. The dispute surrounding Rolet's departure from the chief executive position flared up after the LSE board announced a succession plan, but fai...

Seminole Heights murder victim's uncle speaks after arrest of suspect Howell Donaldson Seminole Heights murder victim's uncle speaks after arrest of suspect Howell Donaldson

Police have said they believe the incident is connected to the recent murders in the Seminole Heights neighborhood, although they haven't said why. "Well tonight, goodness has won ... Residents and police had been on edge since October 9, when 22-yea...

Donald Trump's anti-Muslim video retweets spark diplomatic incident Donald Trump's anti-Muslim video retweets spark diplomatic incident

Reacting to the news that Trump had shared anti-Muslim videos posted on Twitter by bigoted activist Jayda Fransen, Labour MP Stephen Doughty slammed the president for showing his followers "inflammatory" videos meant to stoke ethnic hatred.

Same-sex marriage passes in Australian Senate Same-sex marriage passes in Australian Senate

The cross-party bill passed the Senate 43 votes to 12 as nearly all Labor senators, the Greens, the Nick Xenophon Team , Derryn Hinch and members of the ruling Liberal-National Coalition voted in favour. We may be their representatives but in this t...

White House on CNN's Christmas party boycott White House on CNN's Christmas party boycott

First lady Melania Trump watches as ballerinas perform a piece from The Nutcracker among the 2017 holiday decorations in the Grand Foyer of the White House in Washington on Monday, Nov. Also on Tuesday, a CNN spokesman announced the network would b...

Kopardi rape case: 3 accused get death sentence Kopardi rape case: 3 accused get death sentence

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had declared that the case would be tried in a fast-track court and the state would be represented by special public prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam. Nikam said he was satisfied with the court's verdict. "When they failed in ...

Ghost Ships Wash Up On Japan's West Coast Ghost Ships Wash Up On Japan's West Coast

While officials would not confirm the boat was from North Korea , it matches a spate of vessels and debris that have ended up on Japan's west coast. The crew were later collected by another North Korean vessel. Over the past month, at least four...

Philando Castile's girlfriend receives $800000 settlement Philando Castile's girlfriend receives $800000 settlement

Once approved by the court, a portion of the settlement will be placed into trust for Reynolds' daughter and her future educational needs, the city's statement said. Ms. Reynolds was riding in the front passenger's seat. Reynolds released a short s...

Eight donkeys 'jailed' in India for eating plants worth Rs 50000 Eight donkeys 'jailed' in India for eating plants worth Rs 50000

In a weird development, the Uttar Pradesh police detained a herd of donkeys in Jalaun district of the state last week. The animals were held after their owner, Kamlesh, let them loose despite being warned that a senior officer was planning to pla...

Pakistan launches crackdown on religious protesters, setting off violent clashes Pakistan launches crackdown on religious protesters, setting off violent clashes

Lahore: Pakistan's Punjab government on Sunday chose to close all educational institutions for two days due to worsening law and order situation in the province following widespread protests by hardline religious groups, reports PTI. According to t...

Senate Budget Committee sends tax bill to floor for vote Senate Budget Committee sends tax bill to floor for vote

The national debt has now topped $20 trillion, and several Republican senators have expressed concerns about more debt piling up as a result of the tax overhaul. that we're not passing off increased debt to future generations", Corker said. Rep...

Trump Brings Christmas Back To The White House Trump Brings Christmas Back To The White House

A gold presidential seal adorns the front of the card while the inside of the card includes the phrase "Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year" with the first family's signatures at the bottom. First lady Melania Trump takes a walk through the Ea...

Fake allegation made against Roy Moore tied to conservative group — WAPO Fake allegation made against Roy Moore tied to conservative group — WAPO

The "tipster", who told a wildly inconsistent sham of a tale about Moore impregnating her as a teenager and pressuring her for an abortion, was busted by the Post while walking into the Project Veritas offices. "So if you are not working for that m...

Trump returns to Palm Beach golf club on Sunday Trump returns to Palm Beach golf club on Sunday

It was Trump's fourth day in a row visiting one of his golf courses as he spends the holidays in Florida. Another day, another legendary golfer. With placards saying "Don the Con Man", and "I support Pres. Now all Trump needs to ensure that he ha...

France to vote against European Union licence extension for weed-killer glyphosate

Environmentalists had hoped on an immediate ban since they claim that the weed killer, used in chemical giant Monsanto's popular Roundup herbicide, is linked to cancer. Germany had been expected to abstain again, but agricultural minister Christian S...

United States consumer finance agency lawyer sides with Trump over succession United States consumer finance agency lawyer sides with Trump over succession

The two dueling directors embody widely differing visions regarding the future of the agency, which was established under the 2010 Dodd-Frank Act and adopted an aggressive agenda under the Obama administration, targeting financial companies for pract...

White House: President Trump won't campaign for Roy Moore White House: President Trump won't campaign for Roy Moore

President Donald Trump will not campaign for Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore before the state's December 12 election, a White House official told The Associated Press on Monday. Many saw Trump's remarks as tacit support for Moore,...

Reports of shooting at NY mall Reports of shooting at NY mall

Hertman said a single round was sacked into the floor on the mall's second level. The shooting happened inside the American Eagle store at the Galleria Mall in Middleton. Hertman said they did not yet know whether the gun was shot accidentally or i...

Bengaluru woman's plea claiming to be Jayalalithaa's daughter dismissed by Supreme Court Bengaluru woman's plea claiming to be Jayalalithaa's daughter dismissed by Supreme Court

She has also sought direction to exhume Jayalalithaa's body, which now rests at the Marina Beach. However, the Supreme Court has said that she has a liberty to approach regarding this to High Court. Arguing for her, Ms. Jaising said the petitioner, w...

Gophers to host North Dakota in NCAA tournament Gophers to host North Dakota in NCAA tournament

The final four teams will meet December 14-16 at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. Penn State, Florida, Stanford and Kentucky received the top 4 seeds, meaning they will host the regionals if they win this weekend. "Anyone can beat anyone at th...

Trump just called Elizabeth Warren Trump just called Elizabeth Warren "Pocahontas" while honoring Native American code talkers

Warren says she is 1/32 Cherkoee . On Nov. 3, Trump also referred to Warren as " Pocahontas " while calling on the Department of Justice to investigate Hillary Clinton. "But you know what, I like you, because you are special". "I like you. Because...

MSNBC's Scarborough backs CNN in Trump feud MSNBC's Scarborough backs CNN in Trump feud

In the video, they seemingly allude to the President by suggesting that some people might shout or write in all caps that an apple is a banana, attempting to subvert the truth. The pattern seems to be that if news is negative about Trump, then it's...

Christmas trees: real vs. fake Christmas trees: real vs. fake

Madison Trocolar, with three years more experience in tree-picking, somewhat agreed, "It has to be tall, and pointy, so we can put a start on top". Chinese producers claim plastic trees are better, because they are less messy and do not carry mol...

FBI Obtained The Most Gun Related Background Checks On Black Friday EVER FBI Obtained The Most Gun Related Background Checks On Black Friday EVER

The previous single-day highs were 185,713 on Black Friday in 2016, and 185,345 in 2015. While background checks are a requirement for any gun purchase made through a federally-licensed firearm dealer, they can't necessarily estimate the number of ...

Prince Harry announces engagement to actress Meghan Markle Prince Harry announces engagement to actress Meghan Markle

The prince explained he chose yellow gold since he knows it's Markle's favorite and included the memories of his mother "to make sure she's on this insane journey with us together". Beyond presenting a strong rebuke of Markle's treatment by the tablo...

More Than 180 Women Have Accused Massage Envy Therapists Of Sexual Assaults More Than 180 Women Have Accused Massage Envy Therapists Of Sexual Assaults

Dozens of people have accused massage therapists of sexual misconduct at Massage Envy, according to a BuzzFeed report . Nearly in all instances, the company either failed to take notice or completely ignored when the customers informed them of w...

Opinion Split on Merkel Remaining Chancellor in Case of New Election Opinion Split on Merkel Remaining Chancellor in Case of New Election

Angela Merkel's hope of remaining chancellor received a boost as the Social Democrats performed a humiliating U-turn and agreed to talks on forming a coalition government. With Germany's political map in flux, her aversion to governing without a p...

Black Friday on Thanksgiving in New Hampshire Black Friday on Thanksgiving in New Hampshire

Meanwhile, Kapur reports that multiple studies show the best deals on Black Friday to be in the electronics category. "It's just fun to bum around the stores and pick stuff out and make a day of it", said another woman shopping with her mother.

Delhi Metro loses 3 lakh passengers due to hike in fare Delhi Metro loses 3 lakh passengers due to hike in fare

Fares of Delhi Metro are likely to go up in January, 2019 on recommendation of Fare Fixation Committee (FCC), a Centre-appointed committee authorised to fix mass rapid transit's commuting tariff. The latest two-round hike in fares had come after se...

Trump to Play Golf With Tiger Woods and Dustin Johnson Trump to Play Golf With Tiger Woods and Dustin Johnson

Three-handicapper Trump and 14-time major victor Woods have previously golfed together though. On Friday, November 24, at 7:10 a.m., Trump took to Twitter - as seen in the below tweet - to publish a rare admission that he would actually play golf...

Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed walks free Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed walks free

The Judicial Review Board of Punjab province - comprising judges of the Lahore High Court - unanimously ordered Saeed's release yesterday, on the completion of his 30-day house arrest, which expired last night. Swati Ajay Gavande, the widow of a slai...

Maharashtra: Death toll mounts to 4 in Bhiwandi building collapse Maharashtra: Death toll mounts to 4 in Bhiwandi building collapse

At least five other persons are still believed to be trapped in the debris and rescue works are in full swing. Eight to ten people are still feared to be trapped under the debris, the Regional Disaster Management Cell chief Santosh Kadam said.

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