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Former President Obama Will Serve Jury Duty in Chicago

Cook County Chief Judge Tim Evans told county commissioners during a budget hearing on Friday that Obama will serve in November, the Chicago Tribune reported....


India vs New Zealand, 3rd ODI at Kanpur

India's comprehensive victory in Pune has set up an eye-catching finale in the 3 match ODI series. Please Wait while comments are loading. While India co...


Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont calls for 'democratic opposition' to direct rule

In a televised address yesterday Carles Puigdemont , the Catalan leader, said that Madrid had given him insufficient guarantees over the imposition of direct...


Revanth Resignation, A Moral Blow To KCR!

He is likely to meet TTDP leaders once again on Saturday at Amaravati before taking a final decision on Revanth Reddy , sources said. Telangana TDP Fire-Br...


Terror charge against Patel is baseless, says Congress

Stimberwala resigned recently as an eco-cardiogram technician at the hospital, which Patel had helped grow into a modern facility. Congress on Saturday rubb...


'Sheer BS': Ben Shapiro blasts Jeff Flake in scathing twitter critique

Flake bemoaned "personal attacks", "flagrant disregard for truth and decency" and other evils he said have emanated from the White House. "This spell will ...


First charges filed in Mueller investigation

CNN reports a federal grand jury approved the charges Friday, and anyone charged could be taken into custody as soon as Monday. The Washington Post reporte...


At least 10 dead in hotel attack in Mogadishu

In the first attack, a suicide auto bomb rammed into the popular Nasahablod Two hotel, about 600 metres from the presidential place, before gunmen stormed the b...


Ceasefire between Iraqi troops and Kurdish forces

Iran supports the Iraqi government's efforts to develop ties with regional states, Khamenei said at a Thursday meeting with visiting Iraqi Prime Minister Haider...


Father of missing Texas toddler now says she choked on milk

The accused has been charged with injury to a child, a felony punishable with a maximum 99 years in prison, the police said. Her statement does not address qu...


National Park Service wants to hike fee to Skyline Drive to $70

The National Parks Service says many of America's most iconic spots are seeing more wear-and-tear on their aging infrastructure. "But regular taxpayers - an...


Government Welcomes Coffin Case Sentencing

Here's the video we made about #CoffinAssault a year ago. They were convicted on August 25 of attempted murder as well as kidnap, intimidation and assault w...


'I Cannot Believe the Media Produced Such Beautiful Children'

Donald Trump loves to trash-talk members of the mainstream media - even to their own grade school-aged children. The president and first lady Melania Trump w...


High school girls' golfer defeats every boy, denied trophy by odd rule

The 16-year-old had the best score by four strokes, yet she wasn't allowed first prize or the chance to advance to the state tournament individually. It all h...


How powerful is your passport?

This is however not so for other countries in Africa as reported in a Passport Index study revealed on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 by the Canada-based global ...


Immigration Agents Detain Girl With Cerebral Palsy

They sent Rosa Maria with a cousin to the hospital because the cousin is a USA citizen and could pass through the checkpoint. In a statement, CBP spokesperson...


Saudi Arabia Grants Citizenship to a Robot Named Sophia

Sofia itself said, "I want to live and work with people, so I have to be able to express feelings, understand them and build trust with them". The robot said ...


Tropical disturbance to bring heavy rainfall; cold front sweeps over Florida

If the weather disturbance were to gain enough steam to become a tropical storm, it would be named Philippe and it would be the 16th named storm of 2017. The At...


Modi defends GST, says it will benefit middle-class, poor

Stressing that consumer protection had been a key component of governance in India for thousands of years including the Vedic period, Prime Minister Narendra M...


Suffolk County DA Thomas Spota, top assistant indicted by feds

Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota, who was indicted on charges that he allegedly helped cover up the beating of a handcuffed prisoner by a police ...


Russian helicopter with eight people on board crashes into sea

The helicopter, attributed as "Russian" and said to be carrying eight people, crashed into the sea, HRS Nord-Norge rescue service said on Twitter. The inciden...


Two Killed, One Ukrainian MP Injured in Suspected Bomb Blast

The investigators have found that unknown persons had planted a bomb in a parked motorcycle, which was detonated when lawmaker Mosiychuk and his bodyguards were...


Twitter bans Russian-Government News Sites RT and Sputnik from Buying Ads

We're donating all projected earnings ($1.9 mm) to support external research into the use of Twitter in elections, including use of malicious automation and m...


Pakistan bemoans United States 'trust deficit' over Afghan conflict

He said that Pakistan desires peace in Afghanistan and is making efforts, but a large portion of the restive nation is controlled by the Islamic State. He s...


Republicans threaten to block budget over tax deduction

The top US Senate Republican says he believes Congress can pass tax legislation by year-end, and he and other leaders are not abandoning the goal of a revenue...


Treasury report slams consumer bureau in latest salvo over arbitration rule

Even then, however, the vote was close. The report comes as Congressional Republicans are trying to rally support to pass a bill to override the CFPB's new ...


JR Smith to play against Bulls; LeBron James moves to point guard

Love added 20 points and 12 rebounds for Cleveland, while Wade scored 11 off the bench in only his 12th game as a reserve in 919 games over 15 National Basketba...


Dwight Freeney signs 1-year contract with Seattle Seahawks

The Seahawks have agreed to terms with veteran defensive end Dwight Freeney . Freeney's deal is for one year , a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter. He is exp...


Colin Kaepernick reportedly lands $1 million book deal

Kaepernick had been meeting with several publishers to discuss his book project, NBC Sports reported . "We look forward to him joining the conversation wit...


North Korean official: Take hydrogen bomb threat over Pacific Ocean 'literally'

Mr Ja said Donald Trump "made the most ferocious declaration of war in history by claiming to "totally destroy" North Korea . North Korea has been quiet ...


To learn how to say New Zealand leader's name, just call her

When an Australian journalist wanted to find out how to correctly pronounce the name of New Zealand's incoming prime minister, he - unwittingly - went straight ...


Cooler temperatures on the way Sunday

This will bring showers and storms across Kentucky as it moves from the west to east throughout the morning and afternoon. Daytime highs will be in the 30s and ...


Lobbyist Podesta Now Part of Mueller Russian Investigation

Mueller's reported interest in Tony Podesta, and his Dem-leaning lobbying firm the Podesta Group, stems not from any apparent links to Russia's 2016 election ...


Melania Trump takes on anti-bullying cause in school visit

Aside from participating in " No One Eats Alone ", Orchard Lake Middle School also runs a "Mix It Up Day", where students are encouraged to sit with new people ...


India to Inject $32 Billion Into State Banks to Boost Loan Growth

According to CNBC-TV18 , the government will make a crucial announcement related to the recapitalisation of capital starved public sector banks. "So, a lot of ...


House Lawmakers Probing Obama-Era Uranium Deal

Taylor calls the subpoena "an abuse of authority" given that the committee chairman who signed it, Republican Rep. Devin Nunes, had stepped aside months ago f...


Cisco buys Broadsoft for $1.9 billion

Cisco shares were up 0.6% to $34.44 in premarket trading, while trading shares in BroadSoft was halted. The company has about 1,700 employees. It also heral...


Former FBI Director Tweets Pictures From Iowa

Will try to tweet in useful ways", Comey tweeted Monday. Six weeks earlier, Comey said during the annual Intelligence and National Security Alliance Leadersh...


Case to compel Raila Odinga to run in repeat election flops

Odinga's supporters had also on Monday took to the street in the western city of Kisumu to protest against the re-run election. "We have not told people to de...


Kid Rock not running for US Senate

Kid Rock said. "Who couldn't figure that out?" "I release a new album on November, whatever, third or something like that". "I have one of them call me, he g...


Tillerson Affirms Afghanistan Commitments In Unannounced Visit

During a short part of the meeting available to media, Tillerson told the Pakistani delegation that the nuclear-armed nation was an important US ally in the reg...


Ewan McGregor 'splits' from wife Eve Mavrakis after 22 years of marriage

Earlier this month, McGregor was photographed kissing his Fargo costar Mary Elizabeth Winstead at a cafe in London . She had been married to director and T...


Dubai frees Briton sentenced for touching another man: advocacy group

Mr Harron from Stirling, had been working in Afghanistan and was on a two-day stopover in the United Arab Emirates at the time. Stirling said the outcome pr...


Penang landslide: Similar incidents had been flagged to state government

The landslide has sparked anger in Penang, northwest Malaysia, where concern had been mounting about rapid construction on the island's hills that critics say d...


Immigrant teen seeking abortion asks court to reconsider

She's believed to be about 15 weeks pregnant. "They are holding her hostage to ensure that she does not have an abortion, but rather continues the pregnancy, ...


Government opens dialogue in Kashmir

Mehbooba tweeted, " Dialogue is a necessity of the hour and the only way to go forward ". "With the appointment of an interlocutor, I hope the government has ...


London drivers face £21.50 daily charge for most toxic vehicles

That's the claim from Mayor Sadiq Khan , who officially launched the initiative to slash toxic air pollution this morning. "The shameful scale of the public ...


WH stands by Kelly, repeats 'empty barrel' criticism of Wilson

Some got silence. One got a promise of cash. Wilson said. "Think about what they should be doing". Once at Dover, the bodies are embalmed, then someone "metic...


Kollam teen girl who jumped off from school building succumbs to injuries

Family Members Alleged that 13-year-old girl's uncle had alleged that the teachers did not even allow her to have lunch. The report said that some of the teac...


Betty Price: Can Georgia quarantine HIV patients?

Betty Price , a Republican state representative in Atlanta and a trained anesthesiologist, made the staggering suggestion that HIV patients be quarantined a...