Royal Navy sent to intercept Russian ships in English Channel

The Royal Navy previously sent HMS St Albans to escort the Russian warship Admiral Gorshkov as it passed close to United Kingdom territorial waters over Christmas. SAILORS on a Portsmouth warship have escorted a Russian military task group through th... More..

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Terrifying Videos Show Bahamas Cruise Ship Caught In 'Bomb Cyclone'
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Terrifying Videos Show Bahamas Cruise Ship Caught In 'Bomb Cyclone'

Instead, they returned Friday after what they called a nightmare onboard the Norwegian Breakaway. Passenger Karoline Ross told CBS it was "one of the scariest moments" of her life. Dozens huddled in the shi...More..

Probable death toll in migrant boat sinking raised to 64
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Probable death toll in migrant boat sinking raised to 64

He said eight corpses had been recovered and a further 54 people were missing. Ten migrants perished over the weekend and dozens are missing, including children, after their boat sank off the Libyan coast, ai...More..

Juror's racist comments give death row inmate another chance
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Juror's racist comments give death row inmate another chance

Among them: Gattie said that from reading his Bible, he "wondered if black people even have souls". But the court wrote Monday that "Gattie's remarkable affidavit - which he never retracted - provides a stro...More..

Mitt Romney was treated over the summer for prostate cancer
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Mitt Romney was treated over the summer for prostate cancer

Romney, the 70-year-old former governor of MA, is being widely encouraged to run for Utah Sen. "Mitt Romney was treated over the summer for prostate cancer", the source said. More..

by | Monday, January 08, 2018

North and South Korea prepare for first joint talks in two years

South Korean President Moon Jae-in told CNN a year ago that North Korean participation in the Olympics would "provide a very good opportunity for inter-Korean peace and reconciliation". Japanese media reported ...More..

ACLU: New Jersey prisons ban book on mass incarceration, racial injustice
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

ACLU: New Jersey prisons ban book on mass incarceration, racial injustice

The restriction is notable, given the book's focus on what it characterizes as a racial caste system perpetuated through harsh drug laws and mass incarceration, even as thousands of books are banned from pris...More..

CAT results 2017: IIM Common Admission Test 2017 result declared @ iimcat
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

CAT results 2017: IIM Common Admission Test 2017 result declared @ iimcat

Last year, 20 students had scored 100 percentile in CAT 2016. CAT 2017 was held on November 26, 2017, in two shifts in 140 cities across the country. IIM Lucknow will release its list of shortlisted candida...More..

2017 the costliest year in United States history for natural disasters
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

2017 the costliest year in United States history for natural disasters

Hurricane Harvey racked up total damage costs of $125 billion, second only to Hurricane Katrina in the 38-year period of record keeping for billion-dollar disasters. Hurricanes Maria and Irma totaled $90 billio...More..

Suspect arrested after driving stolen New Jersey Transit police vehicle into terminal
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Suspect arrested after driving stolen New Jersey Transit police vehicle into terminal

The suspect's name has not been released. A stolen police SUV crashed into train station entrance in Hoboken, New Jersey. The ticket window is closed and NJ Transit is waiving the $5 surcharge for commuters...More..

One-year-old girl attacked by family dog in Falmouth
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

One-year-old girl attacked by family dog in Falmouth

A dad desperate to save his baby girl is being hailed as a hero for fatally stabbing the family's pit bull mix yesterday as it mauled his daughter's face. The dog was fatally wounded. At this time, the attack a...More..

Sen. Tina Smith defends Al Franken's decision to step down
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Sen. Tina Smith defends Al Franken's decision to step down

By Friday, the Minnesota Democrat had returned to her home state for a weekend tour through the Twin Cities, its northern suburbs, Duluth and Minnesota's Iron Range region. She plans to push to increase early...More..

AgustaWestland chopper scam accused acquitted by Italy court
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

AgustaWestland chopper scam accused acquitted by Italy court

Both men were cleared of corruption charges due to insufficient evidence. After Monday's acquittal Orsi's lawyer, Ennio Amodio, said the decision closed a case "which should have been clear to investigators (...More..

UND Police Arrest Attempted Sexual Assault Suspect
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

UND Police Arrest Attempted Sexual Assault Suspect

Police thanked the public for helping them identify the suspects, and said neither is affiliated with the university. UND Police tweeted a video of the possible suspects in the vehicle. The suspect reportedly...More..

Road construction issue in Arunachal Pradesh with China resolved: Army Chief
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Road construction issue in Arunachal Pradesh with China resolved: Army Chief

The "Tuting incident" in Arunachal Pradesh has been resolved, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said here today, days after Indian troops foiled attempts by Chinese road building teams to build a track o...More..

Billionaire Tom Steyer to deliver copies of 'Fire and Fury' to lawmakers
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Billionaire Tom Steyer to deliver copies of 'Fire and Fury' to lawmakers

Steyer's decision removes some of the drama from California's races for governor and U.S. Senate, which had attracted ambitious Democrats who had been wanting to move up for years. "We don't just need to win". ...More..

Trump Says He's Not Under Investigation, But 'Maybe Hillary Is'
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Trump Says He's Not Under Investigation, But 'Maybe Hillary Is'

The investigation, led by the FBI field office in Little Rock, Arkansas, is being overseen by the USA attorney's office in the state, according to the source. "The Clinton Foundation has demonstrably improved t...More..

DMK walks out as TN Governor makes maiden Assembly speech
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

DMK walks out as TN Governor makes maiden Assembly speech

A little later, the DMK working president led his party members and staged a walkout. The Speaker of the Tamil Nadu Assembly, P Dhanapal, in September had disqualified 18 MLAs loyal to TTV Dhinakaran , f...More..

Egypt denies report on acceptance of US Jerusalem move
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Egypt denies report on acceptance of US Jerusalem move

Cairo also submitted a resolution rejecting the move to the UN Security Council, but it was vetoed by the US. In the audio recordings, a man the Times identified as Captain Ashraf el-Kholi, tells the hosts ...More..

32 missing after Iranian tanker collides with Chinese ship, spills oil
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

32 missing after Iranian tanker collides with Chinese ship, spills oil

The tanker, Panama-registered Sanchi , also spilled some oil that the rescue teams from China and South Korea are now dealing with. The 274-meter-long oil tanker SANCHI , owned by an Iranian shipping compan...More..