Rep. Conyers announces retirement from Congress; endorses son to replace him

In the days following the allegations, Conyers, who is the longest serving current House member, had fiercely denied the allegations against him and vowed to fight to clear his name. Conyers called the events leading to his early retirement "a game o... More..

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US Supreme Court appears divided in 'gay wedding cake' case
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

US Supreme Court appears divided in 'gay wedding cake' case

The Trump administration filed a brief in support of Phillips, who has said he believes marriage can only be between a man and a woman, and Solicitor General Noel Francisco made an appearance on his behalf....More..

Parthiv, Bumrah Named in India's Test Squad For South Africa Tour
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Parthiv, Bumrah Named in India's Test Squad For South Africa Tour

India, who are on the verge of equalling Australia's record of 9 Test series win in a row, will next visit South Africa for a three-match Test series where they will hope to break the record. Talking about the ...More..

Roy Moore thanks Trump for endorsement amid underage sexual assault accusations
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Roy Moore thanks Trump for endorsement amid underage sexual assault accusations

Colorado Republican Cory Gardner, who is heading Senate Republicans' 2018 campaign efforts, has said that if Moore wins he should be expelled from the Senate. He did note, however, that Moore has "totally" de...More..

Trump Working Against A Future Senator Romney
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Trump Working Against A Future Senator Romney

Last year, he referred to Trump as a phony and a fraud during remarks at the University of Utah, and implored people not to vote for him. Their suspicions are warranted: Trump has sounded off to friends about h...More..

Irish border deal reported settled as May meets Juncker
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Irish border deal reported settled as May meets Juncker

Ahead of a crunch meeting between the Prime Minister and European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker on Monday, officials have been trying to thrash out a form of words to ease the Irish government's conc...More..

Cold Weather Alert issued as Sussex temperatures set to plunge
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Cold Weather Alert issued as Sussex temperatures set to plunge

Met Office forecaster Mark Wilson told the Metro: "The first low pressure area sees windy conditions for the whole of the United Kingdom on Wednesday into Thursday , with gusts approaching 55 miles per hou...More..

Voyager 1 Fires Dormant Thrusters for the First Time in 37 Years
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Voyager 1 Fires Dormant Thrusters for the First Time in 37 Years

While the ACMs work, since 2014 they've use more fuel than in the past. Traveling at nearly 40,000 miles per hour, Voyager 1 is one of the fastest things we've ever put into space. They wanted to reposition V...More..

Mostly Sunny, Mild Monday
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Mostly Sunny, Mild Monday

Tuesday .Mostly cloudy. Showers possible late. Sunday night we will cool to the mid/ upper 50s with partly cloudy conditions. Today (Sunday): Clouds linger through the morning hours, and a few showers are...More..

SNL mocks Trump in Christmas sketch inspired by a Christmas Carol
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

SNL mocks Trump in Christmas sketch inspired by a Christmas Carol

She admits she's so drunk she actually told the truth. Flynn reappeared and said, "Don't you see, Mr. President, any one of these spirits could bring you down, but the scariest one approaches". "Can you belie...More..

PM Modi address seven rallies in Gujarat, three rallies today
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

PM Modi address seven rallies in Gujarat, three rallies today

And Shehzad is a senior Congress leader in Maharashtra. "An election is going on in the Congress Party for its president". "They keep on muttering words like tolerance, tolerance, tolerance". "Those who don't k...More..

Mueller Reportedly Removed FBI Agent from Investigation Due to Anti-Trump Texts
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Mueller Reportedly Removed FBI Agent from Investigation Due to Anti-Trump Texts

Agent Peter Strzok is considered one of the most experienced investigators in the FBI and previously assisted with the Hillary Clinton email investigation, before moving on to investigate Russia's interfe...More..

Why we lost to Manchester United - Wenger
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Why we lost to Manchester United - Wenger

With United leading 2-1 at the time, De Gea made a remarkable double save to deny Lacazette's low half-volley and Alexis Sanchez's effort on the follow-up. "But I have to say that my players deserve all the g...More..

Revisiting Garrison Keillor's last creepy old guy dispatch from Charleston
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Revisiting Garrison Keillor's last creepy old guy dispatch from Charleston

In a statement to the Associated Press , Keillor confirmed that he had been fired over what he cryptically described as "a story that I think is more interesting and more complicated than the version MPR hea...More..

War with North Korea 'closer every day'
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

War with North Korea 'closer every day'

The unit was originally to be launched in 2019, but the military expedited the move because North Korea "continues to raise regional tensions with its ballistic missile launches and nuclear experiments", the ...More..

Israeli Missiles Hit Military Site Near Damascus Outskirts
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Israeli Missiles Hit Military Site Near Damascus Outskirts

The surface-to-surface missiles were aimed at " military targets " to the south-west of Damascus, although Syrian air defences managed to down some of the projectiles, SANA news agency claimed. On October 16t...More..

Merkel allies try to appease fuming SPD ahead of German coalition talks
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Merkel allies try to appease fuming SPD ahead of German coalition talks

The chairman said the SPD's executive committee would discuss various options on Monday, and make a proposal which would be discussed at SPD's party conference from December 7 to 9 in Berlin . Merkel's camp sa...More..

UP civic polls: EVMs were rigged, say SP, BSP
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

UP civic polls: EVMs were rigged, say SP, BSP

Yogi Adityanath delivered, making it a three on three for the BJP after its sweep of the 2014 general elections and this year's assembly elections. A BJP leader in UP said the Congress' drubbing in the Gandhi...More..

Sauber: F2 champion Charles Leclerc to drive alongside Marcus Ericsson
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Sauber: F2 champion Charles Leclerc to drive alongside Marcus Ericsson

Meanwhile, in terms of drivers, the Swiss team are retaining the services of Marcus Ericsson , but are replacing Pascal Wehrlein with the services of Charles Leclerc . " Formula One is the natural reference ...More..

United Nations war crimes defendant claims to have taken poison in court
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

United Nations war crimes defendant claims to have taken poison in court

Footage from the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) showed 72-year-old Slobodan Praljak tilt his head back and drink from a small glass bottle as the presiding judge read out t...More..

Ex-Trump campaign chairman reaches $11M bail deal
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Ex-Trump campaign chairman reaches $11M bail deal

Special Counsel Robert Mueller agreed to the bail terms, which need the approval of U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson, according to a filing by Manafort's lawyers. The properties are worth $11.65 million, ...More..

Everybody should respect Supreme Court's verdict, Salman Khan on Padmavati
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Everybody should respect Supreme Court's verdict, Salman Khan on Padmavati

Bhansali was grilled for over two hours by members of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on IT as he appeared before it in Parliament House with Prasoon Joshi , who heads the Central Board of Film Certifica...More..

White House Displays Beautiful Nativity Scene with Baby Jesus
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

White House Displays Beautiful Nativity Scene with Baby Jesus

Inside of the Grand Foyer and Cross Hall, the decor was inspired by the "Nutcracker Suite" theme of the 1961 White House holiday decorations , with several Christmas trees coated with crystal ornaments and...More..

Opinions divided on 2018 United States renewable fuel requirements
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Opinions divided on 2018 United States renewable fuel requirements

The head of the leading US ethanol industry trade association applauded the EPA's decision to keep a 15-billion-gallon mandate for conventional biofuels. She also noted a desire for a more substantial cellulosi...More..

Burqa-clad militants kill nine in Pakistan
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Burqa-clad militants kill nine in Pakistan

The police contingent has reached the site and cordoned off the route leading to the university. Police and military troops killed three attackers during a firefight and while clearing the complex in Peshawa...More..