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Amit Shah makes Rajya Sabha debut

Shah has been allocated the aisle seat right next to the two-seat block where Leader of the House and finance minister Arun Jaitley and Prime Minister Narend...


Sydney man charged as 'agent' for North Korea

The man is alleged to have acted as an economic agent for North Korea, in breach of both U.S. and Australian sanctions. MELBOURNE-Australian police said on Su...


Marshall vs Colorado State: New Mexico Bowl 2017 Preview and Prediction

Only three other quarterbacks have thrown for at least 8,000 yards and 70 touchdowns for the Thundering Herd, including former Jets quarterback Chad Pennington....


YouTube Temporarily Suspends Ajit Pai's Parody Video on Copyright Grounds

For years, internet service providers like Verizon and AT&T, couldn't charge more for customers to use a certain website or app. The FCC's vote also wiped out...


Black Caucus women: Alabama's Jones should be seated now

In 2011, Alabama passed a strict voter identification law, making voting hard for numerous poor Black women in rural areas. In an election where an estimate...


Saturday Forecast: Warmer Temperatures On The Way

It will be breezy at times during Saturday though, with a south and southwest wind sustained at 10 to 20 miles per hour. The rain will be gone by morning,...


Putin: US secret services control doping whistleblower Rodchenkov

The Collegium of the Russian Ministry of Sports gathered for a session on Friday in Moscow, where Minister Kolobkov commented on the recent decisions of the In...


First of same-sex marriages take place

Usually couples who intend to marry have to notify the government at least a month in advance, but the Births, Deaths and Marriages Registry can grant couples...


'71 war was never between India and Pakistan

In early 1971, India was reeling under the influx of refugees from East Pakistan fleeing a genocide by the Pakistani army from the Punjabi-dominated west, bent ...


Father's grisly discovery: Woman mauled to death by own dogs

Bethany Lynn Stephens had been gone for about a day since she left to walk her dogs. Sheriff Agnew said, "It was an absolutely grisly mauling". Agnew sai...


Bennelong by-election: Liberal John Alexander will win Bennelong by-election, Antony Green predicts

If the Liberals lost the by-election, the Federal Government would have lost its one-seat majority in the Lower House. It would also have put Mr Turnbull's le...


Ski lift malfunction leaves 5 with minor injuries

A ski lift malfunctioned at a resort in Pennsylvania Saturday, stranding a number of skiers and injuring five of them. No serious danger has been reported, wi...


South Africa ruling party meets to choose leader

And with Zuma's record tainted by corruption, does the ANC still appeal to the aspirations of South Africans? President Zuma can remain head of state until th...


Hours to get the remake treatment from the makers of Good Time

The Hollywood Reporter first reported the news. Murphy and Nick Nolte starred as a convict and cop, respectively, who must team up to catch a pair of cop kil...


'Merry Christmas' greeting? Half of Americans don't care, survey says

In other words, " Merry Christmas " is fine, but "Happy holidays" will do. "But relatively few Americans both perceive this trend and are bothered by it", the P...


Omarosa exits White House with drama

Kelly became angry, and had her escorted from the building. It is unclear who did the escorting. President Trump thanked her for her service late Wednesday....


NYC bombing suspect makes 1st court appearance from hospital bed

Ullah reportedly told USA police investigators he wanted to avenge U.S. airstrikes on the Islamic State group and was also inspired by Christmas terror plots in...


Men killed in helicopter crash identified

Provincial police say the crash occurred about noon in Tweed, north of Kingston. The other victims were helicopter pilot James Baragar, 39, from the Orillia a...


Ethics committee investigating sexual harassment claims against Kihuen

On Friday, the House Ethics Committee announced it would investigate sexual harassment claims leveled against Kihuen. The committee said in a statement it w...


Supreme Court Refuses Interim Stay To Link Aadhaar Number To Bank

Amid forceful arguments from petitioners represented by a host of senior advocates led by Shyam Divan for a stay on making Aadhaar mandatory till the SC decides...