Iceland makes gender pay gap illegal in groundbreaking world first

According to the American Association of University Women, at the wage gap's current rate of narrowing, American women would have to wait until 2119 to be paid equally to their male counterparts. Iceland also ranks fifth in providing similar work op... More..

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Sen. Durbin Criticizes Trump's Response To Hurricane Maria
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Sen. Durbin Criticizes Trump's Response To Hurricane Maria

On Christmas Day, nine employees left Duluth and Little Falls to drive vehicles, tools and other equipment to the Port of Chickasaw, near Mobile, Ala., where the vehicles and equipment will be shipped by barge ...More..

PLO Ashrawi condemns Israeli Knesset bill to unite Jerusalem
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

PLO Ashrawi condemns Israeli Knesset bill to unite Jerusalem

Speaking with reporters Tuesday at UN headquarters, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley stressed the US remains committed to reaching a peace deal and implied it would cut off aid if the Palestinians refused to...More..

At Least 25 Dead in Peru as Bus Crashes Over a Cliff
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

At Least 25 Dead in Peru as Bus Crashes Over a Cliff

Dino Escurdero, the chief of the Highway Police, told local media outlet Channel N that the current death toll is estimated to be at 25, however, the numbers could go up to either 40 or 50 dead as they "still d...More..

At least 75 vehicles involved in crash on New York State Thruway
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

At least 75 vehicles involved in crash on New York State Thruway

The crash was eastbound near Ransom Road after the Williamsville toll booth. Lancaster Emergency Management tweeted that the accident involves 75 vehicles and is about 3/4 of a mile long. The I-90 eastbound i...More..

People of Bihar will get rid of lantern, says BJP
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

People of Bihar will get rid of lantern, says BJP

He said it was the prerogative of a court to convict or acquit somebody in a case and rejected RJD's contention that Mr Prasad was convicted on the consideration of his caste. Many RJD workers and leaders had g...More..

Haley warns North Korea against another missile test
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Haley warns North Korea against another missile test

This was a day after North Korean leader Kim Jong-un said he was open to negotiations but that his country would push ahead with "mass producing" nuclear warheads. Seoul has proposed holding high-level talks on...More..

China will strictly implement United Nations resolutions on North Korea - ministry
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

China will strictly implement United Nations resolutions on North Korea - ministry

The president with foreign policy on his mind, as violent protests ignited in Iran where thousands of people called for a new government. The President has drawn a line in North Korea telling the regime I'l...More..

It Is My Desire To Start A Political Revolution: Rajinikanth
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

It Is My Desire To Start A Political Revolution: Rajinikanth

After Rajinikanth said he will float a new party and pursue "spiritual politics", many have commented that he was being fronted by the Bharatiya Janata Party and that "spiritual politics" was nothing but rebr...More..

DUI Suspect Charged With Second Degree Murder In CHP Officer's Death
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

DUI Suspect Charged With Second Degree Murder In CHP Officer's Death

The accident happened on Christmas Eve on Interstate 880 in Hayward around 11:20 p.m. Mohammed Abraar Ali was at the wheel of a speeding red Cadillac when it slammed into a CHP SUV with officers Andrew Camil...More..

Couple accused of having oral sex in booth of Austin restaurant
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Couple accused of having oral sex in booth of Austin restaurant

When the officer arrived at the restaurant, the manager informed him that two customers were engaged in oral sex inside the business earlier that evening, according to the affidavit. As of now, however, it is u...More..

Hatch announces he's retiring after his current term
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Hatch announces he's retiring after his current term

Senator Hatch may run for reelection. Many conservatives applauded Hatch's record over his seven terms in the Senate, but at 83 years old, it is probably time for Hatch to enjoy retirement. More..

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Clears Two Procurement Proposals
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Clears Two Procurement Proposals

The defense ministry on Tuesday gave the final go-ahead for the deal that has been long negotiated. The missiles will be bought at a cost of Rs 460 crore under an option clause from M/s Rafeal Advance Defence...More..

Macron minister vows crackdown after police attacks and 'ritual' vehicle torching
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Macron minister vows crackdown after police attacks and 'ritual' vehicle torching

A video of the bashing of one officer has since gone viral, prompting national outrage. "To attack our security forces is to attack our Republic", said Collomb. Her colleague was so badly hurt that, he was fo...More..

South Korean president welcomes North Korean Olympic participation
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

South Korean president welcomes North Korean Olympic participation

Revere said Kim's speech contained the strongest defense yet of North Korea's status as a permanently nuclear-armed country. "The U.S. can never start a war against myself and our nation now". South Korea has...More..

Los Angeles Man Arrested for Call of Duty Swatting Prank Death
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Los Angeles Man Arrested for Call of Duty Swatting Prank Death

Barriss then allegedly gave 911 dispatchers a false address in Wichita . Police have not disclosed the name of the man who was killed Thursday evening, but relatives identified him as Andrew Finch, 28. The...More..

London man arrested in killing of 22-year-old pub worker
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

London man arrested in killing of 22-year-old pub worker

She had been heading for a bus home from Camden. She was due to meet them at a friend's home in Enfield, north-east London, later that evening before spending Christmas Day there, but never arrived. "By all a...More..

Bachmann says she's 'praying' on possible run for Franken's seat
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Bachmann says she's 'praying' on possible run for Franken's seat

We're normal". Bachmann would be an instant force in the race given her broad name recognition and a almost $1.7 million campaign balance she still has control of from her days in Congress. I think he did. ...More..

Lockdown at Brantford hospital lifted after fatal shooting nearby
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Lockdown at Brantford hospital lifted after fatal shooting nearby

Paul and Terrace Hill for some time to come. One person is dead after a shooting in the vicinity of the Brantford General Hospital in Brantford, Ont. Police initially called the death suspicious but said they...More..

Pakistan rejects Donald Trump's USA aid claim
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Pakistan rejects Donald Trump's USA aid claim

The payment has been on hold since August, out of the Trump administration's insistence that Pakistan do more to crack down on extremists who threaten Afghanistan. "Difference between facts and fiction". "The g...More..