Toys 'R' Us Going-Out-Of-Business Sales Could Start Today

Toys "R" Us announced plans to close the stores last month, including some in the Bay Area. NJ.com reported that Toys R Us laid off about 15 percent of its headquarter staff in Wayne, New Jersey past year. Gift cards and other customer programs and... More..

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DHS: Russia Penetrated Voter Registration Rolls in 2016 Presidential Election
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

DHS: Russia Penetrated Voter Registration Rolls in 2016 Presidential Election

Jeh Johnson, who headed the department in 2016, said "it's incumbent upon states and the Feds to do something about it before our democracy is attacked again". The systems targeted were not involved in vote tal...More..

Bermuda becomes the first country to repeal same-sex marriage
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Bermuda becomes the first country to repeal same-sex marriage

Same-sex unions was legalised in May 2017 after the Supreme Court ruled in favour of a couple who sued for marriage rights. " Minister of Home Affairs Walton Brown said the legislation signed by Gov. She...More..

George W. Bush says 'pretty clear' Russia meddled in 2016 US election
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

George W. Bush says 'pretty clear' Russia meddled in 2016 US election

He was speaking at a conference in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. "Whether they affected the outcome is another question", ABC News reported Bush saying at the event. "He's got a chip on his shoulde...More..

Netanyahu lashes out against police ahead of expected corruption probe announcement
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Netanyahu lashes out against police ahead of expected corruption probe announcement

Police are expected to say in coming days whether they believe enough evidence exists to charge the prime minister with a crime, according to Israeli media . But Netanyahu hit the pause button after being pres...More..

Hertfordshire singer-songwriter SuRie to represent United Kingdom at Eurovision
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Hertfordshire singer-songwriter SuRie to represent United Kingdom at Eurovision

Speaking at the winners" press conference in Brighton, SuRie - real name Susanna Marie - revealed: "Sam Smith and I are from the same town. She's previously performed in the likes of the Royal Albert Hall a...More..

Oil slides as United States output soars and North Sea crude flows restart
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Oil slides as United States output soars and North Sea crude flows restart

The EIA said November U.S. production rose to 10.038 million bpd, even though less-reliable weekly figures released at the time were far short of that number. The price of USA crude turned negative and was do...More..

Lakers Acquire Isaiah Thomas From Cavs
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Lakers Acquire Isaiah Thomas From Cavs

Former Celtics star Isaiah Thomas has been traded for the second time in less than a year. The first trade domino fell on Thursday when the Cleveland Cavaliers sent Isaiah Thomas to the Los Angele...More..

Justin Trudeau claims his 'peoplekind' comment was just a joke
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Justin Trudeau claims his 'peoplekind' comment was just a joke

Following the "peoplekind" interaction, Trudeau began to answer the woman's question about charitable volunteering, before she interrupted him right back to ask him to study the Bible with her. British media ...More..

Syrian Pro-Regime Forces Attack Prompts Coalition Defensive Strikes
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Syrian Pro-Regime Forces Attack Prompts Coalition Defensive Strikes

The coalition launched air and artillery strikes in response to an "unprovoked attack" on a compound where rebel fighters were being trained by Americans in Khusham, Syria . "Coalition officials were in regula...More..

Seven killed, 260 injured in Taiwan quake
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Seven killed, 260 injured in Taiwan quake

The buildings reportedly stood near the fault. Numerous missing were believed to be trapped in a 12-storey residential building that was tilting at a 45-degree angle. A Reuters witness said people rushed out ...More..

'Bombshell' FBI Text Messages Tie Hussein Obama to Hillary Probe
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

'Bombshell' FBI Text Messages Tie Hussein Obama to Hillary Probe

We have a strict line and always have maintained it. The memos have become the recent focus of the committee's probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, taking attention away from investigations into wh...More..

US Senate reaches two-year bipartisan budget deal: leaders
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

US Senate reaches two-year bipartisan budget deal: leaders

Leaders in both parties are working on a two-year deal to lift caps on defense and domestic spending and break the cycle of temporary measures. The deal has some cuts to offset about $100 billion of the addit...More..

Palestinian shot dead after stabbing Israeli guard: Israeli army
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Palestinian shot dead after stabbing Israeli guard: Israeli army

A Palestinian assailant was shot dead on Wednesday morning after stabbing and lightly wounding a security guard at the entrance to Karmei Zur settlement near Bethlehem in the West Bank , an Israeli military sp...More..

North Korea's military parades hold nuclear clues
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

North Korea's military parades hold nuclear clues

Despite state propaganda pictures like this, many North Koreans are starving It is rumoured Kim loves Emmenthal cheese North Korea is a powerhouse in the sport of weightlifting. In December, the United Nations ...More..

Merkel agrees coalition deal for Germany
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Merkel agrees coalition deal for Germany

Schulz is reportedly planning to hand his party leadership to former labour minister Andrea Nahles and move to the foreign ministry. German media reported that Social Democrat party leader Martin Schulz w...More..

Canada December trade deficit jumps as imports hit record high
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Canada December trade deficit jumps as imports hit record high

The goods deficit was the chief factor driving Tuesday's worse-than-expected print, widening by 3.7% to $73.3bn, while the services surplus dipped by 0.1% to $20.2bn. Trade was a hallmark issue of President Don...More..

House Panel Gives Bannon Another Week to Comply with Subpoena
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

House Panel Gives Bannon Another Week to Comply with Subpoena

U.S. Representative Adam Schiff said the House of Representatives committee's subpoena remained in effect and Bannon's interview has been rescheduled for next week. Bannon is expected to face questions about ...More..

United Nations investigators say they are probing alleged chlorine gas attacks in Syria
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

United Nations investigators say they are probing alleged chlorine gas attacks in Syria

Pinheiro said the attacks on Eastern Ghouta involve "the worldwide crimes of indiscriminate bombardment and deliberate starvation of the civilian population". Air strikes also killed at least six people in re...More..

Robin Lopez angrily throws chair after getting ejected from Bulls-Kings game
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Robin Lopez angrily throws chair after getting ejected from Bulls-Kings game

The Bulls would only get as close as three points the rest of the way as Sacramento snapped a two-game losing streak of their own. Sampson netted nine points and had six rebounds for the Kings . Lopez wasn't...More..

Are US Troops in Iraq Staying or Going? Depends Who You Ask
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Are US Troops in Iraq Staying or Going? Depends Who You Ask

However, Iraq's Shiite-led paramilitary forces have called for a withdraw of U.S. forces, while Prime Minister Abadi has said that Iraq's military will need American training for years to come. A Pentagon repor...More..

Compelling moments from Larry Nassar's Eaton County sentencing hearing
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Compelling moments from Larry Nassar's Eaton County sentencing hearing

USA Gymnastics and Michigan State have denied wrongdoing, and USA Gymnastics said it reported the allegations to authorities when it learned about the sexual abuse . She plans to lead the charge in ho...More..

Hotel COLLAPSES as huge 6.4 magnitude natural disaster strikes major city
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Hotel COLLAPSES as huge 6.4 magnitude natural disaster strikes major city

Initial reports indicate the quake was about 5.9 miles deep and roughly 13 miles from the city of Hualien. No tsunami warning has been issued. Residents as far away as Taipei (around 120km north) could feel t...More..

Weather: Snow expected to develop overnight
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Weather: Snow expected to develop overnight

In more or less a repeat of Super Bowl Sunday , the precipitation is expected to turn from snow to freezing rain to rain as Wednesday progresses and the high hits 38. time frame. All precipitation should end...More..

Holocaust bill row is 'misunderstanding': Polish minister
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Holocaust bill row is 'misunderstanding': Polish minister

Jews from across the continent were sent to be killed at death camps built and operated by Germans in occupied Poland - home to Europe's biggest Jewish community at the time - including Auschwitz, Treblinka...More..