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President, PM hail Chanu for winning gold in Worlds

President, PM hail Chanu for winning gold in Worlds

Since last year's mediocre performance at the Rio Olympics, the 23-year-old from Imphal put in a lot of effort to improve her overall strength and is deservedly reaping the benefits. "Congrats and bes...

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Bette Midler Demands Apology From Geraldo Rivera for Allegedly Groping Her

Bette Midler Demands Apology From Geraldo Rivera for Allegedly Groping Her

In a subsequent interview , Midler said that Rivera had not "seduced" her but rather drugged her and groped her. Rivera on Wednesday tweeted messages that seemed to support Matt Lauer , who was sac...

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Ex-Trump campaign aide Manafort in $11.65 million bail deal: lawyer

Ex-Trump campaign aide Manafort in $11.65 million bail deal: lawyer

Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort has reached a bail compromise with the special counsel that could end his house arrest and Global Positioning System monitoring in exchange for pledging t...

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Playwright Israel Horovitz Accused of Sexual Misconduct by Multiple Women

Playwright Israel Horovitz Accused of Sexual Misconduct by Multiple Women

Some of the allegations of harassment and assault date back more than 30 years, while the most recent incident referenced in the New York Times story allegedly occurred just last year. She alleged h...

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Jimbo Fisher directly asked if he would be at FSU next season

Jimbo Fisher directly asked if he would be at FSU next season

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Alaska Airlines investigating alleged sexual harassment by passenger

Alaska Airlines investigating alleged sexual harassment by passenger

Zuckerberg, who worked at Facebook as director of marketing before leaving in 2011 to work on her own ventures, said on Twitter that she felt compelled to tell her story, despite her embarrassment...

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Defendant in Ukraine court kills self, injures 9 with hand grenades

Defendant in Ukraine court kills self, injures 9 with hand grenades

Images from the scene showed the blood-splattered walls inside the debris-strewn courtroom, where a door was left hanging off its hinges and windows were shattered, the UK's Express reported . The ma...

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Led coalition strikes on IS killed over 800 civilians since 2014

Led coalition strikes on IS killed over 800 civilians since 2014

The number of civilian deaths from airstrikes is in dispute, and estimates have ranged widely. The monitoring group called Airways said that a total of at least 5,961 civilians were killed by the co...

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Army strikes Gaza targets after Israelis come under fire on border

Army strikes Gaza targets after Israelis come under fire on border

However, The Israeli military later said the sirens were a false alarm. The army confirmed shortly thereafter that they had targeted "two additional military posts belonging to terror organizations ...

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Swiss Muslim population to grow, migration or not

Swiss Muslim population to grow, migration or not

The estimates draw on Pew's own analysis as well as census data and other sources. Under that scenario the proportion of people who self-identify as Muslim was projected to more than double to 11.2 ...

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Latest US activities deliberately provoked North Korea to take action - Lavrov

Latest US activities deliberately provoked North Korea to take action - Lavrov

Russia's Foreign Minister, Igor Morgulov, met with his South Korean counterpart in Seoul on Monday, where he warned that the situation with North Korea could grow to become "apocalyptic", because of ...

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Palestinian fatally shot after throwing stones at Israeli teens

Palestinian fatally shot after throwing stones at Israeli teens

The injured Palestinian died on the scene while being treated by Israeli medical services, the army said . An Israeli settler shot and killed a Palestinian man in the occupied West Bank on Thursday...

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Suspected US drone kills four in Kurram

Suspected US drone kills four in Kurram

According to local media, the drone fired two missiles reportedly hitting the house of a Taliban commander named Rashid in Ghuzgari area. This is the fourth such strike inside Pakistan since US Pres...

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Colder day with plenty of sunshine

Colder day with plenty of sunshine

Rain chance around 10%. Highs will reach the 40s and 50s. Aside from waking up to a lingering shower first thing on Friday , the day now looks to be dry. High temperatures were well into the 70s from...

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Sushma Swaraj to raise terror issue at Shanghai Cooperation Organisation meet

Sushma Swaraj to raise terror issue at Shanghai Cooperation Organisation meet

The prime minister will also hold bilateral meetings on the sidelines of the summit. The retreat will be followed by a plenary session of the Council of Heads of Government where the prime minister ...

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Judge Speechless As Bosnian Croat General Dies After Swallowing Poison In Court

Judge Speechless As Bosnian Croat General Dies After Swallowing Poison In Court

He was treated by tribunal medical staff, but "passed away today at the HMC hospital in The Hague", he said. As court officials surrounded the white-haired and bearded Praljak, the presiding judge, ...

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GOP's tax plan will hurt college students

GOP's tax plan will hurt college students

Another provision would deal a blow to graduate students who now depend on tuition waivers to earn their degrees. We are pleased that the Senate's tax reform proposal leaves intact numerous educatio...

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Kashmir: 5 militants killed in encounters in Budgam, Baramulla

Kashmir: 5 militants killed in encounters in Budgam, Baramulla

Four Jaish-e-Mohammed militants were killed in an ecounter with security forces in Budgam's Futlipora area while a lone Lashkar-e-Taiba man was eliminated in Baramulla's Sopore. In another encounter a...

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Preconditions Could Derail Geneva Talks on Syria

Preconditions Could Derail Geneva Talks on Syria

These kinds of achievements have strengthened the position of the government of President Bashar al-Assad, particularly in any given negotiation. The decision to stay at least one more day came afte...

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Embassy transfer expected following Pence's United Nations speech

Embassy transfer expected following Pence's United Nations speech

On May 14, 1948, David Ben-Gurion formally declared the birth of Israel and later served as its first prime minister. The event was organized by the World Jewish Congress and the Israeli mission to ...

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Turkish gold trader to testify for U.S. in sanctions-evasion trial

Turkish gold trader to testify for U.S. in sanctions-evasion trial

He said he paid Caglayan in three currencies totaling some $7 million dollars. An indictment charged him and eight other Turks in a money-laundering operation to flout US sanctions aimed at Iran's n...

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Americans Arrested for Flashing Butts in Photo at Thai Temple

Americans Arrested for Flashing Butts in Photo at Thai Temple

The self-proclaimed "travel junkies" from California maintain an Instagram account called Travelling_Butts where they post their exposed photos . The duo was held up Tuesday at Bangkok's Don Muea...

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Mostly sunny skies set for your Wednesday

Mostly sunny skies set for your Wednesday

Sunday , sunny, with a high near 55. Today . Partly cloudy. Highs in the low to mid 70s. Tuesday Night .Mostly cloudy. Rain possible. Friday night , the low will be around 35 with mostly clea...

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San Juan mayor attacks Trump, praises Bernie Sanders for new aid bill

San Juan mayor attacks Trump, praises Bernie Sanders for new aid bill

With its large Puerto Rican population, CT has taken various steps to help both residents living on the island and evacuees who've relocated to the state since Hurricane Maria hit the island two mon...

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Rouhani: Saudi tensions with Iran 'to cover up defeats'

Rouhani: Saudi tensions with Iran 'to cover up defeats'

This is the first official meeting between a Bulgarian government leader with a king of Saudi Arabia throughout the history of bilateral relations, according to the Bulgarian government statement. M...

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