Woman Sentenced To Jail For Having A Miscarriage

Prosecutors said she strangled the baby after birth. Ms. Vasquez was in the ninth month of her pregnancy when she suffered intense pain, and called the emergency services before passing out. According to Reuters , there are now 27 women imprison... More..

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PM Modi kicks off Meghalaya poll campaign
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

PM Modi kicks off Meghalaya poll campaign

After inaugurating the 60-MW Tuirial hydropower project in Aizwal, he headed to Meghalaya's Shillong. This visit of PM is observed as he visited the state to blow the conch for the BJP campaign in the state...More..

United Kingdom proving doubters wrong on Brexit, says defiant May
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

United Kingdom proving doubters wrong on Brexit, says defiant May

Prime Minister Theresa May this week secured an agreement with the EU to move Brexit talks on to trade and a transition pact, but some European leaders warned that negotiations, which have been arduous so far...More..

Toddler steals baby Jesus during live nativity scene
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Toddler steals baby Jesus during live nativity scene

She explained how the crime went down, saying: "My little sheep took the baby Jesus, breaking all the rules leaving poor little Mary no choice but to take action!" However, her 3-year-old friend, Collia Weems...More..

Police investigating death of British embassy worker in Beirut
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Police investigating death of British embassy worker in Beirut

On social media the 30-year-old gave her location as London, but she is believed to have grown up in Hong Kong before attending Malvern St James girls' boarding school in Worcestershire. We are doing all we can...More..

49ers: The good, bad and ugly from Week 15 win over Titans
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

49ers: The good, bad and ugly from Week 15 win over Titans

Robbie Gould's sixth field goal of the day, a 45-yarder on the final play of the game, allowed the San Francisco 49ers to overtake the Tennessee Titans 25-23 on Sunday afternoon. - Fans booed when a Defore...More..

Himachal Pradesh Election Result 2017: Both Congress, BJP Confident Of Win
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Himachal Pradesh Election Result 2017: Both Congress, BJP Confident Of Win

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will win 99-146 seats in the 182-seat state legislature, according to five surveys published after voting closed on Thursday. "Still, if the BJP wins, it has managed to manipu...More..

John McCain returns to Arizona, will miss GOP tax vote
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

John McCain returns to Arizona, will miss GOP tax vote

In a statement, Dr. Mark Gilbert, Chief of Neuro-Oncology at the National Institutes of Health, said that McCain responded well to treatment at Walter Reed for a viral infection. Marco Rubio and Tennessee Sen. ...More..

Vatican says Australian report on abuses
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Vatican says Australian report on abuses "deserves to be studied seriously"

Australia's Catholic Church was targeted in 20 of the recommendations that included screening tests, mandatory reporting of religious confessions and a suggestion that celibacy for priests should end. or who is...More..

UN Security Council Considers Jerusalem Resolution
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

UN Security Council Considers Jerusalem Resolution

The leaked Egyptian-drafted resolution obtained by Al Jazeera, however, does not mention the United States by name, saying it "deeply regrets recent decisions regarding the status of Jerusalem ". " No vote or ...More..

Trump, Putin Speak After Russian Leader Praises US Economy
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Trump, Putin Speak After Russian Leader Praises US Economy

The White House said Trump thanked Putin for "acknowledging America's strong economic performance". He also spoke with sympathy toward Trump, describing him as boxed in by political opposition and said that...More..

Trump moves to stop spouses of H-1B visa holders from working
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Trump moves to stop spouses of H-1B visa holders from working

On Friday, the Department of Homeland Security has announced that it was reviewing the earlier rule which allowed spouses of certain H-1B visa holders. "Such proposals are restrictive for potential immigrants' ...More..

GST Council firm on e-way Bill despite traders' concern
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

GST Council firm on e-way Bill despite traders' concern

Trade and transporters can start using this system on a voluntary basis from January 16, 2018. After reviewing the technical issues, including IT network or GSTN portal, the all-powerful Goods and Services T...More..

Pak SC rejects petition to disqualify Imran Khan from Parliament
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Pak SC rejects petition to disqualify Imran Khan from Parliament

The three-judge bench, headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar, held around 50 hearings, while the case continued for more than a year. Shortly after the judgement Imran Khan held a press confe...More..

Beyoncé Will Not Reunite Destiny's Child At Coachella, Contrary To Rumors
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Beyoncé Will Not Reunite Destiny's Child At Coachella, Contrary To Rumors

The arrival of Beyoncé's pair of tiny immortal demi-gods necessitated a quick about-face on a planned appearance at Coachella earlier this year; a decision that was quickly followed up by a promise to fulfi...More..

India to seek fresh red corner notice against Zakir Naik
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

India to seek fresh red corner notice against Zakir Naik

Following the statement, the NIA clarified that Interpol had not accepted the request to issue a Red Notice against Naik as the intelligence agency had not filed a chargesheet for Naik's arrest. It came out...More..

Liberal holds Bennelong despite swing
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Liberal holds Bennelong despite swing

The Bennelong Leagues Club erupted in celebration as Liberal candidate John Alexander held on to victory after a tight, bitter campaign against Ms Keneally. "It was a little bit malicious but it does have an ef...More..

Tillerson: N. Korea must stop 'threatening behavior' before talks can begin
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Tillerson: N. Korea must stop 'threatening behavior' before talks can begin

Secretary-General António Guterres warned the council. He called for a united answer of "absolutely no" to North Korean attempts to be recognized as a nuclear-weapons state. Ja also said his country is not a ...More..

Weekend rain and milder highs
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Weekend rain and milder highs

Another system will then push through Monday night into Tuesday allowing for another round of light rain and snow showers. Expect more rain for the end of the work week as highs slip into the mid 50s by...More..

Born woman tried to use bitcoin to aid IS, say prosecutors
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Born woman tried to use bitcoin to aid IS, say prosecutors

Shahnaz bought cryptocurrency with the credit cards, converting it to US dollars and then transferring it into a bank account in her name, court filings said . "The indictment reflects the resolve of this offi...More..

by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Ethics committee investigating sexual harassment claims against Kihuen

Earlier this week the number two House Democrat, Rep. Steny Hoyer of Maryland, called for an ethics investigation to be opened into Kihuen. Rep. Ruben Kihuen, D-Nev., will not seek re-election next year ami...More..

Union Cabinet clears Bill to criminalize instant #TripleTalaq
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Union Cabinet clears Bill to criminalize instant #TripleTalaq

The Narendra Modi Government also made the promise during their political campaign in Uttar Pradesh to provide a safety bill for the Muslim women. The Bill titled "The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on...More..

5 hurt when ski lift malfunctions at Pa. resort
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

5 hurt when ski lift malfunctions at Pa. resort

Around 10 a.m. Saturday, a chair carrying skiers and snowboarders slipped along the haul rope and slid backward into another chair, officials with Tussey Mountain ski resort in Centre County said. Several chair...More..

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane wants Federation Internationale de Football Association to fine-tune use of VAR
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane wants Federation Internationale de Football Association to fine-tune use of VAR

However, 2017 Ballon d'Or victor Ronaldo fired home the only goal of the game with a low free kick in the 53rd minute to hand the Spanish European champions the lead. By now Khasif had hobbled off and subs...More..

GOP releases final draft of tax reform bill
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

GOP releases final draft of tax reform bill

Here's a quick rundown of how the GOP's final bill will (reportedly) differ from the party's earlier versions. Americans will be taxed at seven different rates, from zero percent, 10, 12, 22, 24, 32, 35 and 3...More..

United States government spent $31 million on UFO research
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

United States government spent $31 million on UFO research

The firm, which continues to hold federal contracts including with United States space agency NASA, is owned by billionaire Robert Bigelow, whom the Times described as a friend of Reid. That pledge reported...More..

Detroit Lions Transform Into The Rockettes To Kick Out A Touchdown Celebration
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Detroit Lions Transform Into The Rockettes To Kick Out A Touchdown Celebration

Jones, the Lions participated in a group celebration that was really something special. Marvin Jones made a wild catch over Eddie Jackson . The Lions' end zone celebrations this season have included jum...More..

Iran supplied ballistic missile to Yemen rebels
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Iran supplied ballistic missile to Yemen rebels

A Saudi-led coalition fighting rebels in Yemen imposed a blockade of Yemen's air and sea ports and borders after the missile was sacked at Riyadh, citing concerns that weapons were being smuggled into Yemen. " ...More..

New 1st-degree murder charge in auto ramming
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

New 1st-degree murder charge in auto ramming

Prosecutors had originally accused him of second degree murder but announced, in court, that they have increased the charge to first degree murder, suggesting they have enough evidence to prove Fields meant...More..

Who is Akayed Ullah, the suspect in Port Authority explosion terror attack?
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Who is Akayed Ullah, the suspect in Port Authority explosion terror attack?

Subway trains were avoiding the affected area and the Port Authority Bus Terminal was shut down as authorities continue to investigate. CNN says the man was identifed as Akayed Ullah , 27, and his motives we...More..