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Yes, this is a real house completely encased in ice

People think this house has been sprayed with foam. "When you live along Lake Ontario, or have property along the lake, this will happen especially with the w...


No federal charges in City Hall fundraising probe

The above mentioned source claims that US Attorney Joon Kim already released a statement, mentioning that due to the lack of additional evidence and given the t...


Top US Senators shoot down Trump's wiretap claim

Through a spokesman, Obama said neither he nor any White House official had ever ordered surveillance on any US citizen. The Senate Intelligence Committee chi...


Trump Proposes to End All Arts Funding

Though both independent agencies have been targeted for cuts before, this marks the first time a president has called for ending the endowments, which combi...


'SpongeBob SquarePants' creator Stephen Hillenburg diagnosed with ALS

SpongeBob SquarePants tracks the adventures and endeavors of the title character, along with his numerous friends in the fictional underwater city of Bikini Bot...


Police find young girl living alone with dead mother

Toler's body was discovered Monday in her Silver Lane apartment after a social worker went to check on the woman's 3-year-old daughter, who had missed several d...


Rory McIlroy chastises 20% who voted against female membership at Muirfield

A total of 621 votes were counted, a 92.7% turnout. "I still think that it got to the stage, this stage, is horrendous", said McIlroy, the 2014 Open Champio...


Canadian Girl Guides cancel USA travel ahead of ban

In a statement, the group said the "ability of all our members to equally enter this country is now uncertain". "As such, Girl Guides of Canada will not be ...


Trump touts success of Irish immigrants at St. Patrick's Day luncheon

Meanwhile Solidarity TDs have responded to U.S President Donal Trump's declaration that he intends to visit Ireland during his term of office by saying that he ...


RCMP say two American snowshoers presumed dead in Banff National Park avalanche

The snowshoers, who are from Boston, Mass., were reported missing on March 14 after they failed to check out of their accommodations in Field, B.C. RCMP were no...


Freeze warning issued for Atlanta

Temperatures are expected to drop into the lower to mid-20s across northern Georgia, with winds gusting up to near 30 miles per hour. A warning is issued when...


U.S. very likely to leave UN Council on Human Rights

USA withdrawal from the organization was not imminent, sources in the State Department told Foreign Policy , but the council would have to show a desire to cha...


North Atlantic Treaty Organisation defence spending up for first time in 7 years

In 2015, the key Western European allies whose security the United States guaranteed during the Cold War spent a total of about $180 billion on defense while th...


China industrial output offers fresh sign of stability

In the first two months of this year, investment in housing developments around the country rose 9 percent year on year to 657.1 billion yuan, up 2.6 percentage...


DOJ to formally charge suspects in Yahoo hack

The four suspects face 47 criminal charges between them such as economic espionage, theft of trade secrets and aggravated identity theft. But the charges are ...


Safety rules for recreational drone use

The new rules are aimed at drones weighing more than 250 grams and up to 35 kilograms. Until official regulations are put forward in June, Garneau said it's n...


Top US diplomat Tillerson faces first major challenge

Japan is seeking clues to Washington's policies on a volatile North Korea and a rising China while hoping to steer clear of trade rows during Tillerson's visit....


The Who will take up Las Vegas residency this summer

So much for dying before they get old. The iconic British rockers have signed on for a Colosseum residency, with the first six shows July 29 through August 11...


After poll debacle, Irom in Kerala to live among tribals

She is expected to spend more than a month in the tribal village. The "Iron Lady" of Manipur said she would continue her fight for human rights and protecting...


Police obtain Interpol's help in hunt for North Koreans

The toxic nerve agent was reportedly smeared on Jong-nam's face by two female assassins - Indonesian Siti Aisyah and Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong - while he was wa...


State basketball playoffs postponed by winter storm

The PIAA also rescheduled the state diving championships, which are usually held between the morning and evening sessions, for March 25-26. Lower Moreland, 8 p....


Employee left injured after International Monetary Fund attack in Paris

No injuries were reported in that incident. After the horrific attack in Nice last summer, which left 84 people dead, the National Assembly extended the sta...


EPA Reopens US Rules Setting Vehicle Efficiency Standards For 2025

The rules affect a sizable contributor to America's greenhouse gas emissions: In 2014, cars, SUVs, pickup trucks, and minivans were responsible for 20 percent ...


Dallas baby dies after multiple 'ghost' calls swamp 911 service

The Dallas Police Department and child protective services are investigating the death of Brandon. The sitter was left on hold for a shocking total of 41 minu...


French school shooting, several reportedly hurt

The suspect, who has not been named publicly, had shared pictures and videos on social media of infamous United States school shootings , including the 1999 Co...


Dont'a Hightower returns to New England Patriots after Jets' courtship

Hightower wanted to return, and the Patriots reciprocated that feeling. Hightower was never publicly linked to the 49ers, who could have used him on the stron...


IMO Head Urges Vigilance Following Bunker Tanker Hijacking Off Somalia

A pirate who had spoken to Reuters news agency had threatened to kill the hostages if the Puntland forces continued to fire at them. In the wake of the rece...


Explosion in Mount Etna Crater Injures 10 Tourists

Morelle said the explosion was "a reminder of how risky [and] unpredictable volcanoes can be". BBC shared the footage from their journalists on Etna - all o...


Police drop Colchester MP expenses probe after January interview

The CPS yesterday confirmed that it had received files of evidence from Avon & Somerset, Cumbria, Derbyshire, Devon & Cornwall, Gloucestershire, Greater Manches...


Keane: Manchester City players not good enough for Guardiola game plan

The Portuguese coach is drawing inspiration from Didier Deschamps' Monaco side that made an unlikely run to the 2004 Champions League final, but Monaco face...


Dutchman wanted in Canada sentenced to 11 years for cyberbullying

He was accused of harassing 34 young women and five gay men, from countries as far away as Britain, Canada, Norway and the United States. In some cases, the abu...


Irom Sharmila reaches Kerala on 45th birthday

She told media that she would take a decision on her future course of action only after her return. "I am here in Kerala, just for a break". Irom, who barely ...


Polish European lawmaker suspended over sexist remarks

The daily allowance - to cover accommodation and other costs when travelling to Strasbourg or Brussels - is now €306. As well as a 10-day suspension, Janusz...


Liverpool and Birmingham battle to host Commonwealth Games 2022

The 2018 Games will be held on Australia's Gold Coast. "He further stated", While our focus remains on a successful Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, we wil...


Ethiopia landslide: Number of dead at rubbish dump hits 113

The massive landslide that occurred at 8 pm on Saturday has buried and damaged several buildings in the area, while numerous residents were inside their houses ...