Tuesday January 23-rd, 2018

Green quits: Porn and harassment scandals bring down deputy PM Green quits: Porn and harassment scandals bring down deputy PM

Damian Green , one of Theresa May's closest allies, has been sacked from the cabinet after an inquiry found he had breached the ministerial code. "The unfounded and deeply hurtful allegations that were being levelled at me were distressing both t...

Al Franken to officially leave US Senate seat on January 2 Al Franken to officially leave US Senate seat on January 2

He'd spent weeks this fall pleading for forgiveness in response to the accusations over his past actions. Franken was accused of sexual misconduct by several women. Smith said she will run in next November's election to fill the final two years of ...

Every vote counts: 1 more ballot ties up Virginia House race Every vote counts: 1 more ballot ties up Virginia House race

The late James Scott, a Democrat from Fairfax County, won his first election by a single vote. In the case of a tie in a House race, state law says the victor is chosen by lot - essentially, a coin toss. An election official was challenging one...

Too late: Brexit offer to European Union citizens leaves many cold Too late: Brexit offer to European Union citizens leaves many cold

The cabinet did not discuss the stance of European Commission chief negotiator Michel Barnier whose vision of a trade agreement similar to that struck with Canada in 2016 differs sharply from Mrs May's demand for a bespoke United Kingdom deal deliv...

Christian School Teacher Arrested After Husband Catches Her in Bed With Teen Christian School Teacher Arrested After Husband Catches Her in Bed With Teen

A Christian high school teacher in OR faces charges of rape and sodomy after her husband caught her partially naked at home with a student, according to court records. It's also unclear when Baber stopped working at Logos Christian Academy , which...

John Terry's all-time Premier League XI - without Chelsea players available

In fact, he's started in all seven games since he was picked ahead of Luiz for the Manchester United game in November. "His performances have been wonderful and convinced me he has to play with regularity". He has played big games with great calm...

Senate Banking Committee rejects Trump's pick to lead the Export-Import Bank Senate Banking Committee rejects Trump's pick to lead the Export-Import Bank

But Scott voted against Garrett. Instead, Garrett said he was no longer in favor of abolishing the bank because Trump is now president, and he simply wants to run it instead. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) if his "crusade to kill the bank was a mistake...

Republican tax bill passes House: What California leaders say will happen next Republican tax bill passes House: What California leaders say will happen next

Further, unlike most of the world, the current tax system used by the United States taxes both the foreign and domestic income of businesses with American-based headquarters. But in the final GOP tax bill, Ph.D. students can breathe a sigh of relie...

Israel arrests Palestinian girl Ahed Tamimi over viral video of soldier slapping Israel arrests Palestinian girl Ahed Tamimi over viral video of soldier slapping

Israeli incitement, led by Israeli army leaders and officials to arrest the girl, was, according to Israeli media, was because the general feeling that the Israeli army was humiliated despite the countless crimes committed by the Israeli army again...

Donald Trump Slams Washington Post Judge Gorsuch Story as 'Fake News' Donald Trump Slams Washington Post Judge Gorsuch Story as 'Fake News'

I never even wavered and am very proud of him and the job he is doing as Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court . "The anonymous sources don't exist!" The president has often touted his appointment of Justice Gorsuch to the high court as one of his top...

CDC Given a List of CDC Given a List of "Forbidden Terms" by the Trump Administration

But Fitzgerald tweeted on Sunday: "The assertion that HHS has "banned words" is a complete mischaracterization of discussions regarding the budget formulation process". "As I have said previously, there are no banned, prohibited or forbidden words ...

Sheriff: Virginia woman mauled to death by her own dogs Sheriff: Virginia woman mauled to death by her own dogs

Other people also said the dogs were social, passive and had a "significant bond" with Stephens. "It appeared the attack was a violent attack initiated by the victims' dogs while the victim was out for a walk with the dogs", Sheriff James Agnew ...

USA scheming in South Asia: Pakistani security adviser USA scheming in South Asia: Pakistani security adviser

India-US defence relationship was mentioned in the context of Indo-Pacific region, whereas it gave a very prominent role to India in South and Central Asia. The $54 billion CPEC project aims to connect China's strategically important northwestern Xin...

Celebrations begin ahead of Rahul Gandhi's coronation as Congress president Celebrations begin ahead of Rahul Gandhi's coronation as Congress president

The 47-year-old was handed over the certificate of his election as Congress president at a grand ceremony on the AICC lawns, in the presence of party leaders from all generations. Ms Gandhi also took a dig at the current government as she observed, "...

Mike Pence delays Israel, Egypt trip as tax vote nears Mike Pence delays Israel, Egypt trip as tax vote nears

Even with the postponement to January, the trip will be overshadowed by Trump's decision on Jerusalem. The vice president's office had originally planned to leave on Saturday night for Israel but pushed back his departure because of the pending tax b...

NBC5 Forecast: Rain chances on the increase to start the week NBC5 Forecast: Rain chances on the increase to start the week

That high will move across the state on Tuesday and after some early fog, skies on Tuesday will be mostly sunny for most of the day and temperatures will become even milder than Monday . Our best chance of rain should be on Saturday , with wide...

Wild weather ride expected through Christmas Wild weather ride expected through Christmas

A weaker area of low pressure to the north will spark up scattered rain Monday, but with high pressure quickly moving in Tuesday through Thursday , things will dry out significantly. The NWS advises it's too early to pinpoint specific details, but a...

Red Alert Siren Sounds in Gaza Periphery Towns and Ashkelon Red Alert Siren Sounds in Gaza Periphery Towns and Ashkelon

Two rockets were fired from Gaza at Israel Sunday night, the Israeli military confirmed. It is not known why the Iron Dome missile defence system failed to deploy. According to Israeli assessments, these rockets are not being launched by Hamas, but...

Pasadena Fire Department Salutes Fallen San Diego Firefighter Pasadena Fire Department Salutes Fallen San Diego Firefighter

Firefighters and other Southern Californians lined the 15 Freeway Sunday Dec. 17, 2017 for an emotional final salute to Cal Fire engineer Cory Iverson. "Until this review is complete, there is nothing more that I can share", he said. A Ventura County...

Civilian Killed Allegedly In Army Firing In Kashmir's Kupwara Civilian Killed Allegedly In Army Firing In Kashmir's Kupwara

The police have filed an FIR ans the J&K government has ordered a magisterial inquiry into the incident, in an apparent bid to calm the tempers. "Probes ordered in the past have yielded nothing", they said. While family and locals accused the Army ...

Interpol rejects India's request to issue red corner notice against Zakir Naik Interpol rejects India's request to issue red corner notice against Zakir Naik

And added further that, now NIA will appeal to issue a fresh notice because the agency has filed the charge sheet against Zakir Naik in the Mumbai court. While Naik denies spreading religious or communal hatred, he made headlines when a man involve...

Paul Manafort Nears Release From House Arrest Paul Manafort Nears Release From House Arrest

Once Manafort arrives at his South Florida home, his movement will still be restricted. Once in Florida, Manafort can not leave the country and must stay near his home, the judge said, and he needs permission to travel within the United States.

Trump 'would love' Putin's help on N.Korea Trump 'would love' Putin's help on N.Korea

US President Donald Trump is now trying to get Vladimir Putin and Russian Federation onside to put an end to North Korea's nuclear ambitions. During their call, Mr Trump and Mr Putin also discussed ways to work together to address North Korea's...

Injured, Dozens Stranded In Pennsylvania Ski Lift Accident Injured, Dozens Stranded In Pennsylvania Ski Lift Accident

You can watch the video above. The resort says it is looking into what caused the lift malfunction. He said five had minor injuries. May not be able to run it today. The incident occurred at about 10 a.m. Saturday. It's located near State College. ...

Teen use of marijuana remains high; vaping may be factor Teen use of marijuana remains high; vaping may be factor

Since vaping's growth in popularity, debate has raged in public health circles about the role e-cigarettes should play. Vaping appears to have replaced cigarettes as the primary nicotine delivery device for teens. That number rose slightly in 201...

Full text: Republicans unveil their final tax bill Full text: Republicans unveil their final tax bill

Bob Corker of Tennessee, said Friday he would support the bill, despite voting against a similar bill earlier this month because of concerns it would add to the national debt. "It is just the opposite of what America needs, and Republicans will rue...

PM Modi announces Rs 90000 cr for improving NE roads, NHs PM Modi announces Rs 90000 cr for improving NE roads, NHs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday arrived in Aizawl to inaugurate the Tuirial Hydropower Project, officials said. The two states are scheduled for assembly polls in the next 12-months. During a BJP rally, PM Modi said, "Over the next 2-3 y...

"The Best People": Trump Judicial Nominee Fails to Answer Basic Legal Questions

District Court for the District of Columbia, one of the most important federal trial courts in the nation. On Tuesday, it confirmed Leonard Steven Grasz, one of the other nominees rated "unqualified" by the ABA, to the Eighth U.S. It quickly beca...

Russian Federation and Egypt to resume direct flights after two-year break

The attack decimated Egypt's vital tourism industry. Since the crash, Egypt has been implementing tighter security measures in its airports to meet Russian demands, with the aim of restoring Russian tourism. They spoke on condition of anonymity bec...

Donald Trump thanks Russia's Vladimir Putin for praising American economy Donald Trump thanks Russia's Vladimir Putin for praising American economy

The call came Thursday, after Putin used his annual news conference to praise the USA financial markets' rise and other "quite serious achievements" under Trump, whom he said he was on first-name terms with. US Defence Secretary Rex Tillerson said he...

AP report: Special counsel obtains thousands of Trump transition emails AP report: Special counsel obtains thousands of Trump transition emails

Why it matters: The transition emails are said to include sensitive exchanges on matters that include potential appointments, gossip about the views of particular senators involved in the confirmation process, speculation about vulnerabilities of Tr...

'SNL' crew trims Christmas tree with Trump's 'haters and losers' 'SNL' crew trims Christmas tree with Trump's 'haters and losers'

The first White House staff member to come by and hang an ornament on the tree was Kate McKinnon's Kellyanne Conway. Baldwin's Trump thanked everyone who worked for him and all the "haters and losers" who tried to "destroy" him, by putting them on ...

Could human remains in Montana shed be missing MI brothers? Could human remains in Montana shed be missing MI brothers?

A cleaning crew found the box when a tenant was evicted. Missoula Police spokesman Sgt. Travis Welsh said on Friday morning that they are continuing to get inquiries from across the USA inquiring about the bones. "One of the things we're looking to...

Harry interviews Obama for BBC radio Harry interviews Obama for BBC radio

Watch the preview below. A weekly overview of the chatter from Kensington Palace and beyond. "I don't want to see that face", Obama says. The interview was recorded in Toronto in September during the Invictus Games, a sports event for injured m...

Packers take 14-10 lead over Panthers into halftime Packers take 14-10 lead over Panthers into halftime

Adams had five catches for 57 yards and a touchdown against the Panthers before leaving the game. The Packers and Panthers traded TD drives in the first quarter and headed to the second tied at 7. Would Rodgers' Hall-of-Fame talent trump nine g...

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