Tuesday January 23-rd, 2018

Greenville Kmart among 103 stores slated to close Greenville Kmart among 103 stores slated to close

Glades Road is shuttering as part of a nationwide downsizing that's closing 39 Sears stores and 64 Kmart stores, Sears Holdings Corp. announced Thursday. Macy's also announced the closing of 11 stores on Thursday, though none in New England. In Ne...

Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma Shopping on 50% Discount Offer - Goes Viral Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma Shopping on 50% Discount Offer - Goes Viral

In this case, Kohli and Anushka Sharma doing shopping in a mall where they were spotted in shops which offer 50% discount are going viral. They returned to India to throw their wedding reception parties. Kohli is in South Africa for the three-Test ...

Pak on US 'special watch' list for severe violations of religious freedom Pak on US 'special watch' list for severe violations of religious freedom

The US State Department on Thursday placed Pakistan on a Special Watch List for severe violations of religious freedom. That alone has kept the State Department from singling the country out - until now. The Trump administration will reportedly anno...

UN Security Council to meet Friday about Iran, at USA request UN Security Council to meet Friday about Iran, at USA request

The US had called for the meeting on Tuesday, but council members could insist on a vote before taking up the topic, and it would take nine of the 15 votes to go forward. (CNN) US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Sunday touted a quarte...

USA suspends security assistance to Pakistan

The US had, however, joined India in condemning the release of Pakistan-based Jamaat-ud-Dawa and Lashkar-e-Taiba chief Hafiz Saeed from house arrest in November. Now, the money that has been suspended at this time does not mean that it will be susp...

When will Snow Bomb Cyclone end stop? When will Snow Bomb Cyclone end stop?

More than 3,000 flights have been cancelled within the US, as of Thursday morning, according to flight tracking website FlightAware . Airports in the New York City area and Boston have been particularly hard hit, with more than two-thirds of fligh...

Blast hits police in Kabul, dozens of casualties Blast hits police in Kabul, dozens of casualties

Participants of a demonstration reportedly wanted to set fire to a city police station, prompting authorities to dispatch Afghan police forces to secure the facility. The attacks have increased pressure on Ghani's Western-backed government to improve...

Airlines Cancel Flights Ahead Of 'Bomb Cyclone' Airlines Cancel Flights Ahead Of 'Bomb Cyclone'

The flight was cancelled on Thursday as well. Several flights heading to NY were diverted to Dulles International Airport after John F. Kennedy International Airport was shut down due to the weather. The National Weather Service said the cold...

Iran protests: General declares 'sedition' defeated Iran protests: General declares 'sedition' defeated

The United States will "use all the information sources at our disposal to be able to get actionable information about who is doing the crackdown, who is violating human rights, who is using violence against protesters and to feed that in to our sanc...

Wind Chills to 30 below — Metro Detroit Weather Wind Chills to 30 below — Metro Detroit Weather

WHAT.Very cold wind chills expected. In these conditions, frostbite can occur in 10 to 30 minutes if you are not dressed properly. Make sure you wear a hat and gloves.By the National Weather Service , Sterling, Va. WHEN.From 7 PM this evening to 3...

Former FBI Asst Director: 'Nothing About Clinton Investigation Was Right' Former FBI Asst Director: 'Nothing About Clinton Investigation Was Right'

Mr. Comey also originally concluded it was "reasonably likely" Clinton's non-secure private server was accessed or hacked by hostile actors, that passage also was changed to a much weaker "possible", the memos show. Swecker suspected Comey let his "i...

Leigh Corfman files defamation lawsuit against Roy Moore Leigh Corfman files defamation lawsuit against Roy Moore

In the lawsuit filed in state court in Montgomery County, Ala. In a statement, Leigh Corfman says Moore and his campaign need to be held responsible for their actions. Senate candidate Roy Moore seduced and molested her when she was 14. The lawsu...

Reports of Data Breach Raise Questions About Aadhaar Security Yet Again Reports of Data Breach Raise Questions About Aadhaar Security Yet Again

This is perhaps the biggest security breach of Aadhaar seen so far, as the Unique Identification Authority of India ( UIDAI ) agreed when contacted. In a statement issued on Thursday evening, UIDAI said it has given search facility for the object...

Man Charged with Sexually Assaulting Sleeping Spirit Airlines Passenger Man Charged with Sexually Assaulting Sleeping Spirit Airlines Passenger

The woman claimed she fell asleep on the plane and awoke "to a hand in her trousers and noticed that her trousers and shirt were unbuttoned", according to the criminal complaint. The woman revealed she nodded off and woke up "to a turn in her jeans a...

Charge for coffee cups will help tackle packaging waste, say MPs Charge for coffee cups will help tackle packaging waste, say MPs

Thanks to the UK's ever-growing coffee shop culture, and the general trend for using disposable cups given at the counter rather than reusable ones brought in from home, the country is throwing away a huge 2.5 billion disposable coffee cups each year...

One Tourist Killed, Several Injured In Luxor Hot Air Balloon Crash One Tourist Killed, Several Injured In Luxor Hot Air Balloon Crash

The tourist who died was South African. 19 tourists were killed in 2013 after their balloon caught fire mid-flight over the ancient Egyptian city. Luxor governor Mahmoud Badr confirmed the incident, adding that he visited the injured tourists who...

PM trying to take undue credit on Women Haj pilgrims: Cong, Owaisi PM trying to take undue credit on Women Haj pilgrims: Cong, Owaisi

He told reporters here that women above 45 years of age from Indonesia, Malaysia and several other countries had been performing Haj under this Saudi regulation. She says that by allowing private airlines to ply on this route, competition would bri...

Film superstar Rajinikanth casts himself as India's saviour from corruption Film superstar Rajinikanth casts himself as India's saviour from corruption

Following the demise of the state's "Amma", the leaders of the ruling AIADMK got into a major power struggle, with the party getting split into two factions - one lead by Chief Minister E Palaniswami and other by his predecessor O Panneerselvam.

Oil trades near strongest levels since mid-2015 on Iranian unrest Oil trades near strongest levels since mid-2015 on Iranian unrest

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures settled at $60.42, the highest close since June 2015. Brent crude futures, the global benchmark, were down 53 cents, or 0.8 per cent at $66.34 a barrel. WTI prices were further boosted by an EI...

Powerball numbers: Did you win Saturday's $390.1 million lottery jackpot? Powerball numbers: Did you win Saturday's $390.1 million lottery jackpot?

The winning numbers drawn for Saturday's (Dec. 31) Powerball jackpot are 28, 36, 41, 51, and 58 and the Powerball number is 24. The odds on that ticket were 11,688,053.52 to 1, according to the Powerball website. Five Iowa Lottery players have now ...

After gritty battle over portfolio, Gujarat Deputy CM Nitin Patel emerges victorious After gritty battle over portfolio, Gujarat Deputy CM Nitin Patel emerges victorious

Gujarat Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel is back in office. He had a busy day yesterday with strong Patidar leaders including Lalji Patel of the Sardar Patel Group and Hardik Patel extending their support to him. Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Su...

Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots total more than $800 million Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots total more than $800 million

The cash value of the January 2 Mega Millions drawing will be $225 million. If you're feeling extra lucky, Wednesday night's Powerball drawing is worth even more money, climbing to $440 million. That means it is more likely for the grand total to...

Timeline of Round Rock girls' disappearance and their mother's death Timeline of Round Rock girls' disappearance and their mother's death

Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017, at noon: Last time the girls, Luluvioletta Mariposo Bandera-Margret, 7, and Lilianais Victoria Cake Griffith, 14, were seen in Round Rock. Police asked the public to be on the lookout for a gray 2017 Hyundai Accent with Texas ...

Michele Bachmann says she is mulling a run for US Senate Michele Bachmann says she is mulling a run for US Senate

Bachmann said she would go back to Washington to advocate for Christian principles, which have largely influenced her post-congressional career. Should it be now? But there's also a price to pay. She decided against running for re-election in 2014, a...

National Weather Service: Snow is in the forecast National Weather Service: Snow is in the forecast

Wind chill advisories or warnings have been put in effect for much of New England, northern Pennsylvania and NY. "Confidence is increasing for accumulating snow" across eastern Virginia, northeast North Carolina and part of the Eastern Shore, the f...

Indian skipper Kohli does the bhangra at Cape Town Indian skipper Kohli does the bhangra at Cape Town

With 421 wickets from 108 Tests at an impressive average of 23.11 and strike-rate of 57.8, Pollock now leads South Africa's all-time bowling charts in the premier format of the game. Talking to the press ahead of the series, Virat had said that the...

Jesus, Reagan, Clint Eastwood all get votes in Alabama Jesus, Reagan, Clint Eastwood all get votes in Alabama

CNN reached out to the Alabama Secretary of State's office for comment on whether Moore's filing would affect the process. "Even the Secretary of State himself was forced to stop fraudulent and intimidating advertisements from an organization known...

Rockets Fired from Gaza Interrupt Memorial Ceremony Rockets Fired from Gaza Interrupt Memorial Ceremony

Warning sirens were not triggered by the launch, apparently because the rocket was heading toward an unpopulated area. The rockets that have been fired from Gaza over the last three weeks reportedly are not being fired by Hamas, but by smaller Gaza...

Boston's First Baby Of 2018 Born At Brigham and Women's Hospital Boston's First Baby Of 2018 Born At Brigham and Women's Hospital

The baby weighed 8lb 2oz after being born at 12.32am. The hospital also delivered the first baby on Christmas day. The third baby of 2018 was born in Wexford at 12.30am. Born at 12:01 a.m.at Flushing Hospital in Queens, Ariana, born to Tania Shir...

2 in custody in connection with Troy murders 2 in custody in connection with Troy murders

Troy Police told Post-Star newspartners NewsChannel 13 that court appearances were scheduled for the suspects early Saturday. "Being in this business for nearly 42 years, I can't describe the savagery of a person like this". "I'm not sure if they'r...

Two killed in Iran protests: deputy governor Two killed in Iran protests: deputy governor

More than 400 people have been arrested across the country. "Unfortunately in these clashes two citizens from Dorud were killed". Two other demonstrators were confirmed killed in western Iran late Saturday. He said that two people were killed on...

Palestinians recall envoy after rally with wanted cleric Palestinians recall envoy after rally with wanted cleric

Saeed , Jama'at-ud-Da'wah (JuD) chief and co-founder of Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT), was photographed with Palestinian envoy Walid Abu Ali, attending a rally organised by the Difa-e-Pakistan Council in Liaquat Bagh in Pakistani's Rawalpindi on Friday morni...

Pakistan to release 146 Indian fishermen on January 8: FO Pakistan to release 146 Indian fishermen on January 8: FO

The ministry said the list was exchanged between the two countries through diplomatic channels simultaneously at New Delhi and Islamabad. The humanitarian gesture came days after the government informed Parliament that negative bilateral ties between...

Four shot dead in New Jersey home; 16-year-old arrested Four shot dead in New Jersey home; 16-year-old arrested

The Monmouth County prosecutor's office said police made the discovery after a report of shots fired in the 600-block of Wall Street at 11:43 p.m. Sunday. One minute later, according to the prosecutor's office, the Long Branch police and Monmouth Cou...

Pakistan fires back at Trump: US has given nothing but 'invective & mistrust' Pakistan fires back at Trump: US has given nothing but 'invective & mistrust'

The U.S. has long accused Istanbul of allowing militants to operate relatively freely in Pakistan's border regions to carry out operations in neighbouring Afghanistan. U.S. Senator Rand Paul said on Twitter he would lead the charge in the Senate to e...

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