Four young men die in New Year London stabbings

At least 80 people were killed in stabbings in London in 2017, more than half of them under the age of 25. Met Commander Neil Jerome said the incidents were not related, and to have four deaths in such a short period was "unusual". There have been ... More..

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My sentiments on Rick Smith's leave of absence
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

My sentiments on Rick Smith's leave of absence

It was the team's sixth consecutive defeat and finished off an injury-plagued 4-12 season. The team has not yet announced who will fill Smith's duties. Best wishes to the Smith family in the new year. "We...More..

Odisha govt collects over Rs 8000 crore as fine from mining companies
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Odisha govt collects over Rs 8000 crore as fine from mining companies

Odisha suspended operations of seven iron ore mines after leaseholders failed to meet a deadline on 31 December, fixed by the Supreme Court, for paying penalties for illegally extracting ore between 2000 and 20...More..

Simmons appointed as Afghanistan's head coach
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Simmons appointed as Afghanistan's head coach

Also in favour of Simmons was his stint as a coaching consultant with the Afghanistan team past year. "We went with Phil because he understands our team", Shafiq Stanikzai, the ACB chief executive officer, wa...More..

Roy Moore asks Alabama court for a new election
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Roy Moore asks Alabama court for a new election

As for reports of voter fraud like those alleged by Moore, Merrill said that while around 40 cases remain active, "the four most serious charges that we've received have all been vetted and all been clear...More..

Roads Reopened After Water Main Break in Brookline
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Roads Reopened After Water Main Break in Brookline

Approximately 11 homes on Manor Court SW will be without water as crews work to fix a 2-inch water connection. An impromptu ice rink shut down roads near the Boston-Brookline border Monday night after a huge ...More..

Horror blaze kills 13 monkeys at major United Kingdom safari park
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Horror blaze kills 13 monkeys at major United Kingdom safari park

Woburn spokesman Drew Mullin said park staff were left "devastated" after the blaze ripped through the Patas monkey house, killing all 13 animals inside. The London zoo Tuesday postponed its annual animal censu...More..

Trump Proposes 'No Extension to H-1B Visa'; Now What?
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Trump Proposes 'No Extension to H-1B Visa'; Now What?

As per the American Competitiveness in the 21st Century Act, the administration can again allow an extension to H-1B holders if a green card application is pending. "If implemented this could lead to large-sc...More..

by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Israel set to cede parts of Jerusalem in peace deal

Trump's December 6 decision touched off protests in the region and the Palestinians have said Washington can no longer serve as a peace broker. "Thank you President Trump you're making Israel Greater". But a ...More..

Here's how much snow, ice is expected to hit the Grand Strand
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Here's how much snow, ice is expected to hit the Grand Strand

A heavy mix of snow, sleet, and ice is possible Wednesday, and risky road conditions are anticipated, according to forecasters. Localized snow accumulations of up to a foot are expected from Monday to Wednesd...More..

Dispute between North Korea and the US intensifies; former US Ambassador says Trump's primary choice is to use force
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Dispute between North Korea and the US intensifies; former US Ambassador says Trump's primary choice is to use force

The president wakes up dealing with another threat from North Korea, where its leader says he has the launch button on his desk and his nuclear missiles can reach the US mainland. Graham also dismissed the noti...More..

by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Analyst Overview: General Electric Company (GE), Micron Technology, Inc. (MU)

General Electric ( NYSE GE ) opened at $17.45 on Tuesday. It has underperformed by 6.72% the S&P500. Martin D. Sass decreased its stake in Metlife Inc (MET) by 41.49% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory fil...More..

$100K Raffle Ticket Sold in Sauk Rapids
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

$100K Raffle Ticket Sold in Sauk Rapids

Owner of the winning store, Louis Flanagan said: "This is incredible news!" "Everybody in the shop is absolutely thrilled and we'll be raising a glass to toast our lucky customer later today". The lucky punte...More..

Cold snap to stretch through first week of 2018
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Cold snap to stretch through first week of 2018

Tuesday Night: Increasing clouds - low around 12 with south wind 5 to 9 miles per hour. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 miles per hour in the morning. Low 39. Tomorrow: Isolated showers. Mostly sunny...More..

Rohani To Address Nation As Iran's Street Protests Turn Deadly
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Rohani To Address Nation As Iran's Street Protests Turn Deadly

One Iranian, who requested anonymity, told Reuters there was a heavy police presence in Tehran. Verifying rumors and videos remained challenging due to travel restrictions and sporadic blocks on mobile intern...More..

Justice Dept. Must Act on Allegations Against Clinton Aide Abedin, Comey
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Justice Dept. Must Act on Allegations Against Clinton Aide Abedin, Comey

The day after Trump fired Comey, he met in the Oval Office with the Russian foreign minister and USA ambassador at the center of the Justice Department's investigation of the president's campaign ties to the Kr...More..

Trump says Iran 'failing at every level'
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Trump says Iran 'failing at every level'

The comments were Trump's latest hint of a possible USA withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers - Britain, China, France, Germany, Russia and the United States - that was a sig...More..

North Korea accused of hijacking PCs to mine Monero cryptocurrency
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

North Korea accused of hijacking PCs to mine Monero cryptocurrency

Kwak Kyong-ju, the researcher who discovered this attack and a leader of a hacking analysis team in the Financial Security Institute of South Korea, says that Andariel is doing anything it can to get its hands ...More..

Army soldier martyred in Pakistan firing on LoC in Rajouri
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Army soldier martyred in Pakistan firing on LoC in Rajouri

However, an Army jawan got grievously injured in the exchange of fire and later succumbed to injuries. He is survived by his wife Mohinder Pal Kaur, two daughters and a son. He was briefed on the actions being ...More..

Tiger Zinda Hai is all set to gross 500 crores worldwide
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Tiger Zinda Hai is all set to gross 500 crores worldwide

Indian Express film critic Shubhra Gupta had given it an average review and had also compared it to Malayalam film Take Off, which was also based on the same situation regarding Indian nurses stranded in Iraq. ...More..