London Zoo reopens after fire that killed meerkats, aardvark

In this handout photo provided by the London Fire Brigade, firefighters work at the scene at Adventure cafe and shop near the Meerkat enclosure at London Zoo , London, Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017. Some members of the zoo staff were treated for smoke in... More..

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Jailed Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife, mother in Pakistan today
by | Monday, December 25, 2017

Jailed Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife, mother in Pakistan today

The two women will travel to Pakistan by a commercial flight, and are scheduled to leave by evening. This will be Jadhav's first contact with his family since his arrest in Pakistan. India has maintained Jadh...More..

RJD cries political vendetta in Lalu Prasad's conviction in fodder scam case
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

RJD cries political vendetta in Lalu Prasad's conviction in fodder scam case

The court will pronounce the quantum of sentence on January 3, 2018 for the 16 guilty including Lalu Prasad. The others are suppliers/transporters Tripurari Mohan Prasad, Sushil Kumar Sinha, Sunil Kumar Sinha...More..

Tesla big rig deposits are a marketing tool, truck driver says
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Tesla big rig deposits are a marketing tool, truck driver says

After unveiling its all-electric semi-trucks last month, Tesla Inc. By working with Tesla and being one of the first companies with the new Semis on the road, UPS aims to reduce its absolute greenhouse gas (GHG...More..

SpaceX rocket launch puts on brilliant light show over Southern California
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

SpaceX rocket launch puts on brilliant light show over Southern California

Some users speculated that it was a UFO and aliens were coming to visit. The launch in the setting sun created a shining, billowing streak that was widely seen throughout Southern California and as far away a...More..

Trump Finally Gets His Wall ... At An Irish Golf Course
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Trump Finally Gets His Wall ... At An Irish Golf Course

Environmentalists and other opponents of the walls have warned they could damage protected wildlife areas. "It's disappointing. We should be altering the golf course not the coastline", said Green Party Leade...More..

Unemployment Rate Rebounds In November; Labor Force Continues Drop
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Unemployment Rate Rebounds In November; Labor Force Continues Drop

The unemployment rate had fallen to a 17-year low of 4.1 percent in November, according to the department. "Paired with yesterday's announcement of decreased unemployment tax rates for 2018, we are moving the...More..

Bus plunges into river killing 33 people travelling to Hindu temple
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Bus plunges into river killing 33 people travelling to Hindu temple

According to local media reports, the bus was carrying 50 pilgrims from central Madhya Pradesh and northern Uttar Pradesh states to the Ramdevra Temple in Rajasthan. We needed a crane to pull the bus out of the...More..

Trump says Nigerians living in huts
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Trump says Nigerians living in huts

According to The Times' report , Trump was upset about the number of people coming into the United States, and said that was "making a mockery of his pledge" to crack down on illegal immigration . McMaster, Se...More..

USA recognizes re-election of Honduras president despite calls for a new vote
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

USA recognizes re-election of Honduras president despite calls for a new vote

In a statement , the U.S. State Department congratulated President Juan Orlando Hernandez on his re-election, but also urged the country's electoral commission to examine all disputes to the result . Then p...More..

Iran Justice Ministry Says No Decision Yet On British-Iranian Aid Worker
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Iran Justice Ministry Says No Decision Yet On British-Iranian Aid Worker

Esmaili was also quoted by Tasnim as saying that a second case had been brought against Zaghari-Ratcliffe - the first such acknowledgement from a justice ministry official. Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe was arrested in...More..

Fans point out massive error on Will and Kate's Christmas card
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Fans point out massive error on Will and Kate's Christmas card

Like all children around the world, Prince George and Princess Charlotte will no doubt be waking up extra early to open their Christmas presents - or perhaps they'll do it on Christmas Eve with the Queen ....More..

Elderly couple said 60 pounds of pot was for Christmas presents
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Elderly couple said 60 pounds of pot was for Christmas presents

The York News-Times, a local newspaper, said they were arrested on Interstate 80, near the town of Bradshaw. After approaching the vehicle and catching scent of a peculiar and "strong" odor, they deferred to ...More..

Arsenal 0 - 1 Liverpool: Tops & Flops of the first half
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Arsenal 0 - 1 Liverpool: Tops & Flops of the first half

Arsenal scored three goals in quick succession, inside five minutes to be exact, helped by some lackadaisical Liverpool defending and calamitous goalkeeping from Simon Mignolet. Jack Wilshere could start thr...More..

by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Active weather pattern arrives, heavy rain expected Friday-Saturday

Temperatures will be in the 30s and 40s Friday morning and then hold steady or slowly fall through the day. Once the rain chances arrive, they will stick in the forecast through Saturday . Stay updated with ...More..

North Korea begins testing mounting anthrax onto ICBMs, report says
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

North Korea begins testing mounting anthrax onto ICBMs, report says

Military scientists in North Korea have been trying to ensure the anthrax would survive the high temperatures generated when the missiles re-enter the Earth's atmosphere. Pyongyang has long described the jo...More..

Trump commutes 27-year sentence of slaughterhouse boss jailed for financial crimes
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Trump commutes 27-year sentence of slaughterhouse boss jailed for financial crimes

Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin, 58, an American Chabad rabbi, used to be the CEO of a kosher slaughterhouse and meat-packing plant in Postville, Iowa, which he had grown into the largest kosher meat producer in the...More..

Watchdog: Justin Trudeau Is Under Scrutiny Over Alleged Ethics Violations
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Watchdog: Justin Trudeau Is Under Scrutiny Over Alleged Ethics Violations

The trip, which Trudeau took with his family, broke the law that says no minister or member of their family can accept gifts or advantages that might reasonably be seen to influence government decisions. But Da...More..

Porn cover-up scandal claims top UK MP Damian Green
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Porn cover-up scandal claims top UK MP Damian Green

The latest development came amid an array of resignations of the British government cabinet officials over the past months for sex-related allegations. In his resignation letter, Green apologised for his action...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Americans, 2 Swedes, 1 Canadian dead in Mexican bus crash

One child is reportedly among the dead, as was a tour guide. Consular officials in Ottawa and in Playa del Carmen, Mexico are in contact with affected Canadian citizens as well as family members and are pro...More..

Democrat Franken to Leave Senate on January 2
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Democrat Franken to Leave Senate on January 2

Franken is one of several influential men who have lost their jobs after being accused of sexual misconduct, assault or harassment, including Hollywood executive Harvey Weinstein and journalists Matt Lauer, C...More..

Idaho tops list of fastest-growing states
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Idaho tops list of fastest-growing states

The estimates, published by the U.S. Census Bureau, estimated population changes between July 1, 2016 and July 1, 2017. In all, 8,300 more people left Wyoming than moved to the state over the past year but ...More..

Sen. Jack Latvala delivers resignation letter
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Sen. Jack Latvala delivers resignation letter

One report found probable cause that he groped and verbally abused a Senate staffer and offered to trade his support for legislation for sexual favors with a lobbyist. The complaint was filed by Rachel Perri...More..

Theresa May promises to negotiate a 'rapid' Brexit transition deal
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Theresa May promises to negotiate a 'rapid' Brexit transition deal

Meanwhile, Boris Johnson tells the Sunday Times that Britain must secure a strong trade deal with the European Union after Brexit and can not become a "vassal state" of the bloc. Eleven Conservative MPs v...More..

Democrat wins by one vote, leaving Virginia House with 50-50 tie
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Democrat wins by one vote, leaving Virginia House with 50-50 tie

Simonds' victory in House District 94 would tie the Democrat and Republican composition of the House of Delegates - 50 to 50, breaking Republicans' long hold on control. The recount yielded 11,608 votes for Sim...More..