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Dem Sen Duckworth Calls Trump 'A 5-Deferment Draft Dodger'

Dem Sen Duckworth Calls Trump 'A 5-Deferment Draft Dodger'

The words fell on deaf ears, however, as Trump once again blamed the Democrats in a Sunday morning tweet in which he threatened the so-called nuclear option to end the ongoing shutdown. You would te...

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Mayon Volcano Erupts, Spews Huge Ash Cloud

Mayon Volcano Erupts, Spews Huge Ash Cloud

The eruption of steam and ash, as opposed to lava, is called a phreatic eruption. He also said Mayon has not seen enough volcanic earthquakes of the type that would prompt scientists to raise the al...

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Syrian army starts storming key airbase in Idlib province

Syrian army starts storming key airbase in Idlib province

It has a strategic location as it lies between Idlib and Hama provinces and stretches on an area of 8 square km. Tahrir Al Sham, spearheaded by Al Qaeda's former Syria branch, is now the dominant insu...

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Three dead as busy market struck by bomb in southern Thailand

Three dead as busy market struck by bomb in southern Thailand

It was not immediately clear if the bomb deliberately targeted the pork stall, and potentially its Buddhist customers. So far, no one has responsible for the attack, he said. Their cells, which oper...

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Make J&K 'Bridge Of Friendship': Mehbooba To India, Pak

Make J&K 'Bridge Of Friendship': Mehbooba To India, Pak

She was speaking at the passing out parade of new police constables at Subsidiary Training Centre at Sheeri, 65 kilometre from here, in Baramulla district of north Kashmir. "It is obvious that the sit...

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Britain to continue to fund UNRWA

Britain to continue to fund UNRWA

The United States last week announced that it would freeze over half its contribution to the Palestinian refugee agency, reducing payments from a current $125 million to $60 million. UNRWA provides se...

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Syria 'ready to down Turkish jets attacking Kurds Afrin'

Syria 'ready to down Turkish jets attacking Kurds Afrin'

Turkey reacted angrily to the announcement. " Syria's dominant Kurdish party on Wednesday called on the U.N. Security Council to act quickly to ensure the safety of Kurdish-controlled territories i...

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5th Grader Accidentally Passes Out Marijuana Gummies at New Mexico School

5th Grader Accidentally Passes Out Marijuana Gummies at New Mexico School

I felt like the room was going to flip to the side". "We noticed the student who initially brought the edible to our school was acting odd". Dean Kristy Del Curto said the incident happened last T...

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Gisdol sacked by Hamburg

Gisdol sacked by Hamburg

It was a fourth successive Bundesliga defeat for the struggling side, who are now just three points ahead of Köln in 17th place. A new coach has already been identified and will be announced by th...

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Investigation into former Tory Cabinet ministers accused of offering advice to Chinese companies is dropped at the eleventh hour

Investigation into former Tory Cabinet ministers accused of offering advice to Chinese companies is dropped at the eleventh hour

They offered a "highly attractive remuneration package" in exchange for business advice post-Brexit to the ministers who also included former global development secretary, Andrew Mitchell , and form...

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Wind warning issued for metro Vancouver and Vancouver Island

Wind warning issued for metro Vancouver and Vancouver Island

Wind warnings remain in effect for Metro Vancouver and the Sunshine Coast, Greater Victoria, eastern Vancouver Island and the Southern Gulf Islands. At the peak of the storm, more than 73,000 BC Hy...

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'Jumanji' Rolls For Third Box Office Victory

'Jumanji' Rolls For Third Box Office Victory

You can view this weekend's full box office results (via Box Office Mojo ) below. The runner-up was the debuting military drama, 12 Strong , with Chris Hemsworth. Special Forces sent to fight the ...

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N.Korean inspection team arrives in S.Korea

N.Korean inspection team arrives in S.Korea

Hyon Song-wol, leader of North Korea's Samjiyon Orchestra, arrives at Seoul Station on Sunday to board a KTX heading to Gangneung, Gangwon. Security challenges at 2018 Winter Olympics 02:08However, ...

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Apple to invest $350 billion, hire 20000 over next five years

If Apple's overall capital expenditures expands at the same rate expected this year, the US$ 30 billion investment in the U.S. could represent about a third of its capital expenditures over the next ...

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John Coleman, Co-Founder of the Weather Channel, Dies at 83

John Coleman, Co-Founder of the Weather Channel, Dies at 83

Linda Coleman told AP her husband died Saturday night at home in Las Vegas . Coleman, a longtime weatherman, innovated the position when he started at Good Morning America, according to the Wash...

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Coreia do Norte confirma que enviará delegação para Olimpíada de Inverno

Coreia do Norte confirma que enviará delegação para Olimpíada de Inverno

A delegação artística, composta por sete pessoas, será chefiada por Hyon Song-Wol, líder de um grupo pop norte-coreano feminino. A cantora vai preparar vários momentos culturais e artísticos que vão...

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Second day of global female empowerment marches scheduled

Crowds were upbeat and blinking into the bright, sunny day, with temperatures soaring into the high 50s. The rally, which took place hours after the government shutdown that began at midnight, was o...

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Haredi Parties, Liberman, on Coalition Toppling War Path over Shabbat Laws

Haredi Parties, Liberman, on Coalition Toppling War Path over Shabbat Laws

United Torah Judaism has reacted furiously to the actions of Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman over Shabbat, condemning his visit to Ashdod on Saturday morning and comments he made criticizing the Ha...

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Jon Rahm outlast Andrew Landry in CareerBuilder playoff

Jon Rahm outlast Andrew Landry in CareerBuilder playoff

Rahm overcame surprising par-five problems in regulation to shoot five-under 67. But Landry, seeking a first PGA Tour title, rolled in an 11-foot birdie putt at the 72nd hole to cap a four-under 68 ...

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Turkey says ground troops

Turkey says ground troops

Meanwhile, three rockets have been reportedly fired from Syria, hitting four locations in two neighbourhoods in the Turkish province of Kilis. Russia, Iran and Turkey are interested in limiting the ...

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JCPOA to 'Fall Apart' if US Withdraws, Russian FM Warns

JCPOA to 'Fall Apart' if US Withdraws, Russian FM Warns

It will fall apart; there will be no deal then". Trump has repeatedly criticized the Iran deal, one of his predecessor's Barack Obama's signature foreign policy achievements, as the worst ever neg...

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Trump contradicts top aide by saying border wall stance has not 'evolved'

Trump contradicts top aide by saying border wall stance has not 'evolved'

Kelly's way of saying that Trump's mind had changed about the Mexico wall plans were that they had "evolved", because during the campaign, he was not " fully informed " about how exactly to go abo...

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What is a Government Shutdown? What It Means For Americans

What is a Government Shutdown? What It Means For Americans

It also docked state lawmakers' pay if they failed to approve a budget on time. If the shutdown goes on for weeks, about 1.3 million active-duty military will be expected to work potentially wit...

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Borja marca e Palmeiras vence o Botafogo fora de casa

Borja marca e Palmeiras vence o Botafogo fora de casa

A equipe segue na lanterna do Grupo D. Nos primeiros minutos do jogo, o Palmeiras teve um certo controle e passou mais tempo com a bola no campo de ataque. O Palmeiras também teve uma boa chance, ...

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Mattis: US military advantage over China and Russian Federation 'eroding'

Mattis: US military advantage over China and Russian Federation 'eroding'

China's U.S. embassy meanwhile criticised the strategy , saying Beijing sought "global partnership, not global dominance". The strategy expands the US military's competitive space, prioritizes prep...

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YPG Claim to Have Destroyed Turkish Tank in Afrin

YPG Claim to Have Destroyed Turkish Tank in Afrin

Turkey sees the YPG as an extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), which has carried out a deadly, three-decade insurgency in Turkey's mainly Kurdish southeast. The YPG said it had re...

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New Jersey first lady reveals college sex assault to Women's March crowd

New Jersey first lady reveals college sex assault to Women's March crowd

But no one inside heard her "screaming bloody murder". NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — People who took part in the women's marches staged in New Jersey are being asked to donate their signs, posters an...

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Viewpoint: The nice, dangerous and ugly in Trump's first 12 months

Viewpoint: The nice, dangerous and ugly in Trump's first 12 months

It's just the way God made him", Jackson said . Trump's critics have openly questioned his mental health , and an explosive book on his presidency published earlier this month described aides as h...

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Levein disrespectful, says Hibs counterpart Lennon

Levein disrespectful, says Hibs counterpart Lennon

He added: "We have stopped the run of games Hibs had". "What does that mean?" "I have played in Scotland before with Hearts , so know what the game is like here and enjoyed it a lot, especially...

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Halifax police investigating second suspicious death in Dartmouth

Halifax police investigating second suspicious death in Dartmouth

In a media release on Saturday evening, Halifax Regional Police said based on an autopsy on Saturday, the medical examiner ruled the death a homicide. A 42-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scen...

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