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 office, together with our law enforcement pa... More..

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Ethics committee investigating sexual harassment claims against Kihuen
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..

Death toll from train-bus crash in France rises to 6 students
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Death toll from train-bus crash in France rises to 6 students

The collision happened after the bus picked up students from a nearby secondary school. Rescue workers are seen on the site of collision between train and school bus in Millas, France December 14, 2017 in thi...More..

Madhya Pradesh: Carol singers' vehicle set on fire in Satna
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Madhya Pradesh: Carol singers' vehicle set on fire in Satna

They alleged that Bajrang Dal activists attacked the gathering, beat up some of the priests, and torched the theological school's auto, and that the police had detained six of the carol singers from Satna. The ...More..

Judge Sets Conditions for Releasing Manafort From House Arrest
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Judge Sets Conditions for Releasing Manafort From House Arrest

But Jackson earlier ruled that "release on personal recognizance with an unsecured appearance bond will not reasonably assure the appearance of the defendant as required", given his wealth, global network and...More..

Rohingya Muslims killed in one month in Myanmar
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Rohingya Muslims killed in one month in Myanmar

Neither is it a simple, provincial problem - there is a very likely possibility of radicalisation that will, undoubtedly, have devastating repercussions for the whole world, because no one, not even the wealthi...More..

by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Geneva Advisors LLC Has Increased Stake in Starbucks Corp (SBUX)

Shares of the coffee giant have gone through a massive period of consolidation over the past couple of years, and now that the valuation has been reset, 2018 appears to be a year in which Starbucks shares can b...More..

Harvey Weinstein Responds to Salma Hayek's Sexual Harassment Claims
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Harvey Weinstein Responds to Salma Hayek's Sexual Harassment Claims

In her piece, published by the New York Times , Oscar-winning actress Salma Hayek has accused U.S. film producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment, claiming that he even threatened to kill her. In an a...More..

Ancient penguin was as big as Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Ancient penguin was as big as Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins

An worldwide team of scientists have announced the discovery of a previously unknown species of prehistoric penguin . Creatures which were scraping the bottom of the survival barrel found a new lease on life a...More..

Crews wary as gusty winds stoke huge California wildfire
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Crews wary as gusty winds stoke huge California wildfire

One focus of firefighting was on the eastern flank in canyons where a state firefighter was killed Thursday near the agricultural town of Fillmore. "I am very saddened to report that a firefighter fatality ha...More..

Sonia Gandhi retires as party chief
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Sonia Gandhi retires as party chief

Indian National Congress (INC) is India's grand old political party and even after 132-years is still going strong amidst winds of change and political crisis. Under her 19-year leadership, the Congress had won...More..

Elderly woman forcibly removed from residence, jailed days before 94th birthday
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Elderly woman forcibly removed from residence, jailed days before 94th birthday

However Ms Fitzgerald denies the allegations, instead claiming the rest home wouldn't accept her rent money. "You're hurting me", Fitzgerald yelled as several police grab her by the arms and lift her into the...More..

Police responding to explosion of 'unknown origin' in Manhattan, one person detained
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Police responding to explosion of 'unknown origin' in Manhattan, one person detained

O'Neill said Ullah had burns and wounds to his body and was taken to NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue, where steel barriers blocked off the driveway and about a dozen police officers stood guard outside. ISIS ...More..

Banana-sucking Egyptian singer jailed over music video
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Banana-sucking Egyptian singer jailed over music video

Shyma, a competitor on hit TV show Arab Idol , appeared in court yesterday wearing a niqab covering her face and was seen reading the Quran waiting for the sentence to be issued. Before her Facebook page was...More..

Nazareth cancels Christmas celebrations in support of Jerusalem
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Nazareth cancels Christmas celebrations in support of Jerusalem

Trump announced last week that he recognises Jerusalem as Israel's capital, reversing reversing decades of USA policy and jeopardising Middle East peace efforts and upsetting the Arab world and Western allies...More..

1 killed as natural disaster of magnitude 6.5 strikes Indonesia; tsunami warning issued
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

1 killed as natural disaster of magnitude 6.5 strikes Indonesia; tsunami warning issued

The center of the temblor was situated in the town of Cipatujah, about 190 miles away from Jakarta, the U.S. The spokesman said a hospital was damaged in Banyumas, spurring the evacuation of more than 50 pati...More..

Up to Four Inches of Snow Friday Night
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Up to Four Inches of Snow Friday Night

SHA spokesman Charlie Gischlar says crews only have about a five hour window as of 8 this morning to treat the roads. Wednesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Longmont should see highs in the 50...More..

Facebook now adopts pre-roll ads for videos show under Watch
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Facebook now adopts pre-roll ads for videos show under Watch

The company now apparently is investing more money in the video segment. It appears to be subsidizing those costs with the new pre-roll ads, as well as mid-roll ads that play in the middle of programming, like ...More..

Congress overwhelmingly backs martial law extension throughout 2018
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Congress overwhelmingly backs martial law extension throughout 2018

The Joint Session of the Senate and the House of Representatives on the extension of Martial Law in Mindanao commences in the Plenary of the Batasang Pambansa on December 13, 2017. He said Duterte's martial law...More..

Medicaid officials say they expect Congress to reauthorize CHIP funding
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Medicaid officials say they expect Congress to reauthorize CHIP funding

Melanie Lockridge, who said her 1-year-old daughter relies on CHIP, said Congress should resolve the issue long before IL runs out of funding in September. The crisis on CHIP is a deeper one than just the immed...More..

Mark Krikorian: Chain Migration Is 'Nepotism in Immigration'
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Mark Krikorian: Chain Migration Is 'Nepotism in Immigration'

We chose to add Bangladeshi jihadist Akayed Ullah to our stock of dirtbags through the ridiculous provisions of the federal immigration program. In the family-based migration category , there are multipl...More..