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Spicer Brands Press Attacks on Trump Reckless

Since the conference, BuzzFeed has responded in its signature tongue-in-cheek manner by creating " Failing Pile of Garbage " T-shirts and a BuzzFeed brand...


What more will it take to free Mosul from ISIS?

MOSUL, Iraq Iraqi forces made new advances against Islamic State in east Mosul and fought the militants in areas near the Tigris river on Wednesday, seeking t...


Man Gets Back at DMV by Paying Car Taxes With 300000 Pennies

In response, Stafford submitted a Freedom of Information Act request to obtain the phone number but then apparently figured he might as well have the phone line...


N.Y. Gov. Pushes Free Tuition for Most of State's Students

However, New York isn't the first state to promote free education - in 2015, Tennessee became the first state to scrap tuition at community colleges for eligibl...


Industrial activity grows 5.7% in Nov despite demonetisation

Food inflation slowed to 1.4% in December compared to 2% in the previous month, largely on the back of a 14.6% decline in vegetable prices and 1.6% contraction ...


Boy, 12, Pointed Gun at Girl's Head Demanding Chicken Nugget

When he asked her for a McNugget, she refused and walked away. Police said that it was the second time the boy demanded the chicken nugget. The girl pushed ...


Dashcam Video Shows Former 'Ninja Warrior' Saving Choking Man's Life

A contestant on the TV reality show " American Ninja Warrior " put some different skills to use when he rescued a motorist who was choking alongside a NY street...


Will probe if Bakshi complains of conspiracy, says Army chief Bipin Rawat

The first set of videos, watched by tens of thousands of users across various platforms within a short succession, was produced by a Border Security Force (BSF)...


Judge denies bail to Volkswagen executive held in emissions scandal

One of the six charged, Oliver Schmidt, was arrested at Miami International Airport on Saturday as he was about to fly home from holiday in Cuba. They said if S...


Winter Storms Continue and Flood Threat Rises in the UK

Everyone evacuated will be sent to a "rest centre" in Tendring where people are permitted to stay until their homes are safe to return to. Jaywick is one of t...


Obama Issues More Last-Minute National Monument Designations

Parishioners enter the historic 16th Street Baptist Church for Sunday services November 2, 2008, in Birmingham , Alabama. The White House named two other...


Justice Watchdog Opens Probe of Comey, FBI Election Actions

Clinton allies, who have accused Comey of repeatedly ignoring Justice Department policies about comments on investigations, hailed the news. Department of Ju...


Read the Full Justice Department Report on Chicago's Police Department

The department found that Chicago Police Dept. (CPD) officers' practices "unnecessarily endanger themselves, and result in unnecessary and avoidable uses of for...


Wettlaufer charged with 4 counts of attempted murder, other offences

Wettlaufer now is charged with the attempted murder of 57-year-old Wayne Hedges between September and December 2008, and the attempted murder of 63-year-old Mic...


SP feud: EC defers decision on allotting poll symbol. What now?

Akhilesh Yadav's camp used the term "splinter group" for his father's faction, and said that even Mulayam Singh Yadav's close aide Amar Singh has "admitted that...


Lord Snowdon, former husband to Princess Margaret, dies aged 86

Buckingham Palace confirmed that Queen Elizabeth II, Margaret's sister, had been told about his passing. He was society photographer Antony Armstrong-Jones be...


Sidhu missing from Congress fourth list too

She is also a former Chief Parliamentary Secretary of the Punjab government. Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda released the first list of BJP's 17 candidates b...


Mulayam says won't let Samjwadi Party split, nor change bicycle symbol

He also said he was trying his best to avoid a split within the party, and insisted that he would never agree to rename it or change its election symbol. "Na hu...


United Nations distances itself from Ban relatives corruption scandal

In early 2013, the company struggled to make debt payments that were coming due and was looking for an investor or buyer who could ease the cash crunch, accordi...


Helen Bailey murder trial: Children's author 'STILL ALIVE when dumped in excrement'

Stewart allegedly kept up the charade that Ms Bailey had gone missing for three months after killing her in April past year. The court has been told how Ms Ba...


Girl Scout cookies on sale now, with a new flavor

Cookies can be found at Dichotomy Coffee and Spirits, CVS pharmacy on Fifth Street and at all local Walmart stores. POLL: What is your favorite Girl Scouts co...


Debate heats up over constitutional reform in Turkey

The draft is expected to pass in parliament, which is dominated by the ruling AK Party, before being put to a referendum in the spring. The opposition CHP and p...


British Airways mixed fleet cabin crew strike in dispute over pay

It also reflects pay awards given by other companies in the United Kingdom and will ensure their reward levels remain in line with cabin crew at our airline com...


Cadbury is producing an exciting new flavour of Creme Egg

Instagram user junkbanter posted a Throwback Thursday photo of the chocolate egg, reminding us that it has actually existed since a year ago in Canada, but it...


Schools closed in Noida till January 15 due to cold wave

Jammu and Kashmir was in the grip of an intense cold wave with Srinagar recording a minimum temperature of minus 4.1 degrees Celsius and maximum temperature of ...


Kellyanne Conway Interviewed By Seth Meyers Last Night

And I guess you haven't heard anything about what was in the briefing from anybody who was there. "We are not reporting rumors", Cooper replied. Even thou...


Clare Hollingworth: Legendary journalist shattered the mold for women reporters

She got the "scoop of the century" . Hollingworth was reporting in southern Poland for Britain's Daily Telegraph when she made a decision to investigate what...


Greatest risks to global business do not include Brexit or Trump - WEF

The WEF said that all of these trends, which already triggered political change in 2016, could exacerbate global risks this year. Bilateral meetings on the si...


Man convicted in connection with swimmer's 1989 death faces manslaughter charge

The new manslaughter charge is in connection to the September 17 death of 70-year-old Albert Arsenault, who, his widow Lise Hurtubise told the Gazette, died aft...


Muslim Schoolgirls Must Go to Mixed Swimming Lessons, Court Rules

Switzerland previous year rejected citizenship requests from two Muslim girls for refusing to take part in swimming lessons with boys at school. The court ob...


Modi weakened RBI, 'acche din' only when Congress comes to power: Rahul

He said the demonetisation move was not RBI's decision but a "personal decision" of Prime Minister Modi. He also said that now " acche din " will only come aft...


President Obama Was One Dapper Groomsman At His Aide's Wedding

Obama made the ultimate best man at the private Jacksonville, Florida wedding between Nicholson and Helen Pajcic , who works for the Department of Education, o...


Watch Swarms of Autonomous Drones Work Together

The skies over the United States were a little more crowded than usual following a test by the Department of Defense that sent more than 100 drones scatte...


Biggest drop in automobile sales since 2000

The previous such decline of 27.05 per cent was recorded in March 2001. Likewise, scooter sales, which is mostly urban-centric, also saw the biggest decline i...


OFWs may help avert SSS premium hike

But Drilon noted that SSS Chairman Amado D. Valdez in an earlier statement was quoted as saying that, "At the same time, his decision to implement the pension i...