Duchess Kate steps out in Princess Diana's tiara

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip joined Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall , and Prince William and Kate Middleton at the event on Thursday. Ever since Kate Middleton became the Duchess of Cambridge, she's made tiara-spotting a new... More..

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Plane carrying football team crashes in Colombia
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Plane carrying football team crashes in Colombia

Tumiri was a staff member of the LaMia Airlines Flight 2933, transporting the Brazilian football team Chapecoense from Bolivia to Colombia, which crashed in Cerro Gordo, located near the La Union municipality...More..

Alabama opposing execution stay for condemned inmate
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Alabama opposing execution stay for condemned inmate

The state argues that the Florida decision doesn't apply to Smith's case and that he waited too long to raise his objections . States have been looking for drugs for lethal injections after a number of drugma...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Neighbor, Facebook post show 2 sides of Ohio State attacker

In its claim of responsibility for Monday's attack at Ohio State , the Islamic State news agency AMAQ posted a photo of Artan wearing a blue shirt and sitting with greenery in the background. Federal Bureau of...More..

First Major Lake Effect Snowfall Expected, Snow Squall Watch in Effect
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

First Major Lake Effect Snowfall Expected, Snow Squall Watch in Effect

It is still a ways down the road but we are watching for a more significant push of arctic air to arrive in the Northeast for the middle of next week with a return of lake effect snow. Monroe County deputies sa...More..

Norwegian Air: South America routes coming soon
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Norwegian Air: South America routes coming soon

Meanwhile, critics have derided the decision after noting that Norwegian's plan to enter the global marketplace in the USA includes having a home base in Ireland, where it can skirt strict labor laws in Norway ...More..

Retailer Wal-Mart de Mexico to invest $1.3 billion in Mexico
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Retailer Wal-Mart de Mexico to invest $1.3 billion in Mexico

The company said "a substantial part" of the total would be invested over the next three years. With this investment, the business will bolster their presence in the country, strengthen their logistics infrastr...More..

Over 1000 Russian athletes benefited from doping conspiracy, says WADA report
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Over 1000 Russian athletes benefited from doping conspiracy, says WADA report

A new report into systematic Russian doping details a wide-ranging "institutional conspiracy" that involved more than 1,000 athletes across more than 30 sports, including evidence corroborating large-scale samp...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen signs new contract

The Netherlands global arrived in England with a big reputation after the 22-year-old scored 27 times in 33 Eredivisie appearances last season to finish as the Dutch league's top goal-scorer. The visitors man...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Syrian forces push into heart of Aleppo

The Syrian Arab Army began its ground assault November 15, and have now entered the historic old city of Aleppo. Syria's army Thursday halted its attacks in Aleppo to allow for trapped civilians to be evacuat...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Bill English Poised to Become Prime Minister of New Zealand

Rival and Health Minister Jonathan Coleman conceded defeat and congratulated English after 30 of the ruling center-right National Party's 59-strong parliamentary caucus publicly stated their support for English...More..

Cubans line streets as Fidel Castro's ashes begin journey
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Cubans line streets as Fidel Castro's ashes begin journey

Castro, who led the Cuban revolution in 1959 and was in charge of the country until 2008, died at the age of 90 on Friday. Left-wing Latin American leaders were among those attending the event but other cou...More..

Former astronaut, US Sen. John Glenn is hospitalized in Ohio
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Former astronaut, US Sen. John Glenn is hospitalized in Ohio

After his time at NASA, he became a US senator from the state of Ohio. No details are being given about his condition or possible illness. Glenn, now 95, was admitted to the James Cancer Hospital in Columb...More..

by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Ghana president, longtime opposition leader face off in vote

The Electoral Commission says it is delaying the announcement of official results following the detection of "several incidents" of "over-voting" - that means cases where the number of votes cast exceeded the n...More..

by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Obama to deliver speech defending his counterterrorism fight

That rationale has raised concerns about how Trump might use Obama's precedent to justify other overseas entanglements - without consulting Congress. In his final national security speech before leaving off...More..

Trump attacks China after criticism over phone call
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Trump attacks China after criticism over phone call

Vice president-elect Mike Pence described the call as simply a "courtesy" call, not a policy shift, dismissing it as a "tempest in a teapot". The president-elect has accused the Chinese in the past of currenc...More..

Judge refuses to delay Dylann Roof's trial
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Judge refuses to delay Dylann Roof's trial

State prosecutors vowed to retry Slager. Prosecutors said the two were 18 feet apart when Slager opened fire. Lawyers for Dylann Roof want to delay picking a jury in his federal death penalty trial because o...More..

by | Friday, December 09, 2016

US, Western leaders calling for immediate Aleppo cease-fire

The neighborhood was home to four hospitals available to residents trapped by the government's siege of the eastern part of the city. But those hospitals, along the rest of the neighborhood, were pulverized by ...More..

by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Black church shooter had cold, hateful heart

Acknowledging Roof's guilt, Bruck instead chose to frame his argument around the sentencing phase of the trial , during which jurors will consider whether Roof should face execution or life in prison without t...More..

Georgia police officer fatally shot; second officer wounded; college on lockdown
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Georgia police officer fatally shot; second officer wounded; college on lockdown

They were transported to an area hospital in critical condition. Lembrick already had outstanding warrants for kidnapping and other charges related to a previous domestic incident, but the officers didn't kno...More..

What coup? Army rebuts Mamata charges
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

What coup? Army rebuts Mamata charges

Banerjee remained in the secretariat Nabanna where she held parleys with top civil and police officers. Banerjee said despite the city police commissioner informing the army about the state government's objec...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Trump summons Romney for 2nd look as staffers squabble

On Tuesday, Trump is also scheduled to meet Bob Corker, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and Republican senator from Tennessee, and for a second time, former MA governor Mitt Romney. Distracti...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

SKorean president to 'calmly' accept impeachment outcome

If parliament votes to impeach her, Park would be suspended from power unless the move is rejected by the constitutional court. "When the impeachment is passed, I will accept it and do all my best under that ci...More..

Anti-Park protesters march in Seoul for 5th straight week
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Anti-Park protesters march in Seoul for 5th straight week

They expect up to 1.5 million to take part in the demonstration, with another half a million in provincial cities. Earlier today, an estimated 1.9 million across the country gathered in their respective citie...More..

Hour of Code at Mizzentop Day School
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Hour of Code at Mizzentop Day School

Bureau of Statistics data that shows 1.4 million computing jobs will be generated just in the U.S.by 2020, while 40 percent of US schools do not teach computer science at all. Mr Cannon took on the Hour of Co...More..

Syrian government steps up attacks on Idlib province
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Syrian government steps up attacks on Idlib province

The Observatory said 26 people, including members of the local religious police force, were killed. The Syrian army could not immediately be reached for comment. Civilians also "fear arrest at the hands of t...More..

Will Italy's political drama spawn a new eurozone crisis?
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Will Italy's political drama spawn a new eurozone crisis?

With bookmakers" odds suggesting a roughly 75 percent chance of a win for "No', speculation is rife on what Renzi will do in the event of defeat. Following Renzi's resignation, Sandro Gozi, the Italian minist...More..

Greek court rules to extradite 3 of 8 Turkish servicemen
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Greek court rules to extradite 3 of 8 Turkish servicemen

The Greek court determined that the three men - out of a total eight officers seeking asylum in Greece - faced threats to their personal safety if returned to Turkey. The case has exposed the sometimes-strained...More..

UK Govt agrees to publish Brexit plan before triggering exit process
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

UK Govt agrees to publish Brexit plan before triggering exit process

May plans to trigger Article 50 using ancient powers known as royal prerogative, which enable governments to join or leave worldwide treaties. Liberal Democrats have been accused of attempting to thwart the w...More..

Michigan GOP elector launches website urging vote for Trump
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Michigan GOP elector launches website urging vote for Trump

Gen. Michael T. Flynn and Stephen K. Bannon whispering in his ear. The two are among nine electors chosen and authorized by the Democratic Party at the national convention in April and have already signed swo...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Austria's Far-Right Presidential Candidate Loses In An Election Do-Over

Your support has been magnificent and I am incredibly sad that it didn't work out. He called the result in Austria "a clear victory for good sense against right-wing populism". The outcome deals a blow to M...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Trump is Time magazine's Person of the Year

The US magazine said that after campaigning as an anti-establishment, populist candidate, 70-year-old Trump - the 45th President-elect - delivered a stunning end to a presidential bid that repeatedly broke poli...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Ohio 'heartbeat' abortion bill heads to governor

The Ohio Senate advanced the nation's most restrictive abortion law on Tuesday, prohibiting the procedure once a fetal heartbeat is detected. The bill does not make an exception for victims of rape or inc...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Jayalalithaa's death: Condolence messages pour in

Jayalalithaa's body has been kept wrapped in a tricolour for countless followers to pay their tribute. Her demise is a huge loss for Tamil Nadu and entire country, ' said Parrikar. In a series of tweets la...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Death toll increases to 36 in Oakland warehouse fire

Foreigners from Europe and Asia are among the fire's victims. Prosecutors also said Monday that murder charges could result from their investigation into the fire that broke out during an underground dance part...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

United Kingdom will 'work closely' with new administration in Italy after PM's resignation

Italy will hold a referendum on constitutional reform on December 4 in which Renzi has staked his political future on winning approval of a move to streamline parliament by replacing the Senate with a smaller, ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Police hail parents who found, disarmed son at Utah school

They noticed two guns were gone and headed off to the junior high campus. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Jessica and David Barlow walk with their son Sam following a lockdown at Mueller Park Junior High after a st...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Man Involved in Child's 'Hot Car' Murder to be Sentenced on Monday

In November, Harris was found guilty of eight counts including malice murder, felony murder, cruelty to children, criminal attempt to commit a felony and dissemination of harmful material to minors. Harris, w...More..

Panel urges better cybersecurity to President-elect Trump
by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Panel urges better cybersecurity to President-elect Trump

Numerous other recommendations involve improved collaboration between various government agencies and the private sector. The panel of security experts pointed out that cybersecurity should become a priority ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Oil prices extend rally on OPEC deal

Iran, meanwhile, will be allowed to boost production slightly from its October levels. "You do have a problem with production compliance for sure", said Olivier Jakob, managing director of Zug, Switzerland-ba...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Naveen reaches Chennai, pays tributes to Amma

Hundreds of devotees have kept a round-the-clock vigil outside the private hospital in the state capital Chennai since she was first admitted in September suffering from a fever. She was an able administrator...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Theresa May 'challenges MPs to back her to trigger Brexit'

Ahead of a similar vote in October, on a motion that also said MPs should "properly scrutinise the plan for leaving the European Union before Article 50 is invoked", the Prime Minister was forced into a last-mi...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Far-Right Presidential Candidate Defeated in Austria, Halting Populist Tide in Europe

A victory for Mr Hofer would have been regarded as another lurch to the nationalist right in Europe and a further threat to the unity on the continent given the Freedom Party had proposed its own European U...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Parents disarmed their son who brought guns to Utah school

The teen was wearing a long black trench coat and carrying two guns - a 9mm handgun and a 12-gauge shotgun - and walked into a classroom, which was occupied by 26 students and a teacher at the time, and fired a...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Indonesian Muslims Demand Christian Governor Be Jailed

A November 4 protest against Ahok , the first ethnic Chinese to be Jakarta governor and the first Christian in half a century, attracted about 100,000 people. Police wanted Friday's protest to disperse in th...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Andanar: Trump-Duterte talks seen to 'reboot' PH-US ties

Duterte said he invited Trump to the Asean Summit in the Philippines next year and that Trump said "he will try his best to be here", according to the statement. In a divisive election campaign, the tycoon-...More..

Erdogan and Putin discuss situation in Aleppo
by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Erdogan and Putin discuss situation in Aleppo

Russian Federation is a main backer of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, while Turkey supports the rebels fighting to oust him, but the two have been trying to find common ground on Syria since a rapprocheme...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Iraqi forces kill 49 IS militants in Mosul - army

Trump criticized the Mosul offensive during the presidential campaign, calling it a "total disaster" and slamming USA and Iraqi officials for announcing the start of the offensive. News stories displayed here a...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Countdown To Kickoff: Texans-Packers

In a 33-32 loss to Atlanta, he posted a QBR (the ESPN invented stat which factors game situations) of an 89.5 (out of 100) and in the loss against Washington Rodgers managed an 88.8 mark. "We tilted towards our...More..

Tamil Nadu's Jayaram Jayalalitha 'critical' after cardiac seizure
by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Tamil Nadu's Jayaram Jayalalitha 'critical' after cardiac seizure

The reclusive leader has run her party with an iron hand with no clear line of succession to govern a state that is home to major auto and IT outsourcing firms. While talking of actor turned CM Jayalalitha , s...More..