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Firefighter's home damaged in Christmas Eve fire

They said the apartments were either burned or heavily damaged by water. One homeowner called in the fire after smelling smoke in his bedroom. Ostroskey's off...


200 skiers stuck on chair lifts at French Alps resort

Violaine Demaret, the prefecture official, said helicopters dropped rescue personnel over every vehicle to open the roof hatches. The rescue operation lasted ...


A white Christmas could still be possible

The Appanoose County area could see upwards of 3-4 inches of snowfall, the National Weather Service said in their latest forecast. "Temperatures are going to be...


State Dept. greenlights weapons shipment to Ukraine

U.S. President Donald Trump has called for better relations with Moscow, but the arms deal with Kyiv is seen as a likely threat to efforts toward improving ti...


Five killed in Moscow as bus drives into pedestrian underpass

During the interrogation, the driver told that the incident occurred at a bus stop. Police immediately ruled out a possibility of it being an attack, saying t...


Trump welcomes new UN sanctions on North Korea

Under the new rules, all North Korean nationals working overseas will be forced to return home within 12 months, restricting foreign currency entering the natio...


First AC local debuts with revised schedule today

On May 5, 1992, the WR introduced the world's first Ladies Special trains which have now become a regular feature and a trendsetter for similar services in In...


Haley announces $285M cut in 2018-19 United Nations operating budget

The rest of the European Union voted in favour of the resolution. Secretary-General of the United Nations Antonio Guterres speaks in the Ridderzaal (Knights...


Pakistan recalls Azhar Ali for ODI series vs New Zealand

Pakistan´s first ODI against New Zealand is in Wellington on January 6. Earlier on Saturday, Azhar Ali and all-rounders Aamir Yamin and Mohammad Nawaz made a...


5 killed, 2 injured in Kabul blast, ISIS claims responsibility

An official said the explosion occurred close to the agency's entrance. The blast comes a week after Daesh claimed another attack on a training facility of th...


NORAD is tracking Santa Claus on Christmas Eve

This year, U.S. president Donald Trump and first lady Melania, who are spending the holidays at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, participated in Santa Tracke...


Donald Trump Era Brings Changes To Presidential Coin

For decades, USA presidents have issue a presidential "challenge coin" as personal mementos of their time in office. The coin - which is traditionally given t...


Trump's Christmas message to the troops: 'We're winning'

Some normally on team "Merry Christmas" this year switched - sort of like Abebe - and chose "Happy Holidays" on their family cards deliberately to troll their T...


Tunisia suspends Emirates flights over women security measures

Tunisia suspended all flights of the Emirates Airlines on Sunday, a United Arab Emirates (UAE ) owned airline, said the Tunisia Transport Ministry. The trave...


Death toll rises to 12 in violence after Trump's Jerusalem recognition

They also published the President's Christmas message, in which he said he will not accept any United States peace plan because the USA has aligned itself w...


First Warning Forecast: Scattered showers for Christmas Eve

Therefore, roads will be slick as you head out to an early morning church service or take a trip to grandma's house for the holiday. - Winds crank up from the...


NASA astronaut, first to fly untethered in space, dies at 80

He was a naval aviator who took part in the Cuban blockade in the 1962 missile crisis. McCandless, who trained as an electrical engineer at Stanford Universit...


Trump Bemoans War Costs As Pence Promises Afghanistan To 'See This Through'

It appears the Pence has a penchant for the president because he gushed about him for the entire speech. Vice President Mike Pence met Afghanistan's leaders...


Nadal pulls out of Abu Dhabi return

The 36-year-old has not played since clinching a 23rd Grand Slam singles title 11 months ago, after revealing she was pregnant during the tournament and taking ...


Three FC personnel dead in North Waziristan IED blast

He said there have been plenty of discussions regarding measures which needed to be taken on Pak-Afghan border management. He said Pakistan has eliminated t...