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London Zoo reopens after fire that killed meerkats, aardvark

Zoo staff were checking the rest of the animal population and the facility remained closed to the public on what had been expected to be a busy day. According to the ambulance service, two people were treated for minor injuries, six for smoke inhalat...

Baltimore Couple Among Five Killed In Florida Plane Crash

The pilot was identified as 70-year-old John Shannon, an attorney from Lakeland, Florida. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the Shannon, Worthington, and Clayton families". and 32-year-old Lakeland teacher Krista Clayton. Victoria Shannon and Pe...

Suspected neo-Nazi charged with killing his girlfriend's parents

There they convinced her that it would be in her best interest to sever ties with the young man and she agreed. Family members say a Virginia couple endeavored to get their high school little girl to end an association with a boyfriend whom the g...

Start preparing for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Modi tells BJP leaders

Mr Modi, sources said, turned emotional as he recalled how the party organisation was built in Gujarat and young leaders were groomed by their seniors, including Mr Vajpayee. "Today, I miss many of them who passed away early", the PM said in a chok...

Vijay Rupani, Nitin Patel likely to continue as Gujarat CM, Deputy CM

Gujarat Chief Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vijay Rupani is leading his Congress rival Indranil Rajguru from Rajkot (West) by over 20,000 votes, three hours after counting began in Gujarat Assembly elections 2017.

Some unbelievable features of Delhi Metro's Magenta line that you must know

The Magenta Line trains have some features that are new for passengers travelling on the Delhi Metro. Within 15 years, the Delhi Metro has emerged as a life line of the city and its scope is growing year after year. However, initially there will be a...

Streaks of light above California were SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket

SpaceX launched a rocket Friday night that streaked across the Southern California sky, prompting a flood of speculation about UFOs and Santa's new ride. "Nuclear alien UFO from North Korea", he tweeted in a reference to the rogue communist country t...

Ambassador's Claim About Fake News Claim Is Fake News

President Trump's choice for the top diplomat to the Netherlands was unable to represent himself, much less the United States, in an interview about wild statements he'd made about Muslims and the country. Chaos in the Netherlands. There's a popu...

Miss America Organization loses TV partner over emails

In other emails, Haskell and board members reportedly ridiculed former Miss America Gretchen Carlson . A petition seeking the resignation of Miss America Organization leadership has been signed by 49 former Miss Americas. The Huffington Post r...

The truth is out on 2G: Rahul Gandhi

The Congress leader also said that Rahul Gandhi will chair another meeting soon in which they will discuss on how to move in public to inform people how the saffron party tarnished the image of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh . "If you see th...

Suspect, child killed during gun battle with BCSO deputies, sheriff says

Bexar County Sheriff Salazar said Thursday night that investigators have yet to find a weapon on the female suspect they believed was armed before shooting and killing her following a almost two-hour long manhunt. Deputies reportedly found her hiding...

Kohl's Christmas Eve Hours 2017

All outlets of The Beer Store are closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day . Offices in Bishop Auckland, Barnard Castle and Aykley Heads, in Durham, will be open between Christmas and New Year but will operate on an appointments basis only.

President commutes sentence of former slaughterhouse executive

Orrin Hatch of Utah. President Donald Trump on Wednesday issued his first commutation since taking office, freeing the former CEO of an Iowa kosher meatpacking company. Attorneys for Rubashkin filed several appeals, even asking the U.S. Supreme Cou...

'Access Health CT' sign up for 2018 ends at midnight on Friday

Seema Verma, leader of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, reported the aggregate enlistment figures on Twitter and depicted them as a triumph that vindicated the Trump organization's " more financially savvy" way to deal with advancing ...

Jeff Sessions interviewing Federal Bureau of Investigation over Uranium One probe

While Sessions has recused himself from any investigations related to the 2016 presidential campaign and Russia's role attempting to influence it, he and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein would oversee the appointment of a special counsel to inv...

Active weather pattern arrives, heavy rain expected Friday-Saturday

I personally think this will change as we get closer to Friday night. American (GFS) model shows some wet snow over the D.C. area between 7 p.m. and 1 a.m. The storm will move through later Friday to the north and east, so beware on Friday af...

Al Franken To Officially Leave US Senate On Jan. 2

In an insubordinate discourse on the Senate floor not long ago, Franken said he was certain that the morals examination would demonstrate his innocence. However, keep in mind that the Senate Ethics Committee will take up Franken next year. Sen. Al ...

Country singer faces DUI charge after crash at Eustis McDonald's drive-thru

Michael Ray , whose real name is Michael Ray Roach, was waiting in the drive-thru line when his Jeep Wrangler struck the vehicle in front of him, police said. Ray performed several alcohol sobriety tests and performed poorly, the report said. The...

Yancey campaign to challenge single ballot in House race

Shelly Simonds beat three-term incumbent Republican Del. The court's decision leaves the race for the 94th District tied at 11,608 votes each for Yancey and Simonds. And a recount is set for Thursday in Fredericksburg's District 28, where the Repub...

Woman Pleads Guilty To Shooting Boyfriend Dead In YouTube Stunt

The couple's prank videos usually contained innocent tricks, such as Perez giving Ruiz a doughnut covered in baby powder. Perez told investigators that Ruiz wanted to make a video of her shooting a bullet into a hardcover encyclopedia he was holdin...

Europe wants Brexit transition to end by December 2020

The development comes after European Union leaders signed off last week on the first stage of Brexit negotiations, ending more than a year of stalemate over Britain's bill for leaving the bloc, as well as the fate of the Irish border and European Uni...

Idaho is Nation's Fastest-Growing State, Census Bureau Reports

Census Bureau. In terms of percentage change, that puts the state in the middle of the pack, or 23 overall. Following Idaho for the largest percentage increases in population were: Nevada (2 percent), Utah (1.9 percent), Washington (1.7 percent),...

Senate Now Wondering If Jill Stein Colluded With Russia

Russian Federation has consistently denied any interference in the election. The Senate Judiciary Committee requested all communications with Stein from Donald Trump Jr .in July. "Nobody met anybody. I didn't hear any words exchanged between Engli...

Rain chances Wednesday, warm temperatures continue

THURSDAY: Mostly sunny and unseasonably warm. And after some morning sprinkles passed through and clouds finally broke for some sunshine, temperatures took off this afternoon and shot up well into the 50s. Big weather changes are in store for the ...

House discloses three more sexual harassment settlements totaling $115000

This was part of his request from OOC for a breakdown of the $17 million total that has been paid by the congressional Office of Compliance account to settle the claims. Tim Kaine promised data related to sexual harassment claims against USA senato...

These Sketches *Could* Be Our First Look at Meghan Markle's Wedding Dress

Kate Middleton's big day to Prince William was on a much grander scale than to what Harry and Markle are planning, with their wedding scheduled to take place in the more intimate St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle. "If we get ourselves into, "She...

Christian School Teacher Arrested After Husband Catches Her in Bed With Teen

As per appointees, Baber professedly started a sexual relationship with the 15-year-old understudy in 2016, which proceeded "all the time", with Baber additionally furnishing the kid with cannabis, revealed The Register-Guard. She's now being held on...

Republican Senators Helped Block A Trump Nominee

The bank has significant bipartisan support in Congress. Despite Garrett's previous stance, President Trump nominated him to lead Ex-Im in June. During his confirmation hearing last month, Garrett pledged to keep the agency running, moving away fro...

George Brandis is off to London, sparking pre-Christmas Cabinet reshuffle

Unveiling his new-look cabinet, Mr Turnbull announced two newly created portfolios. Social Services Minister Christian Porter will become the Attorney-General. Mr Turnbull said the former Industry Minister would likely return mid-2018. "It's a ...

The Big Fire in California is 50% Under Control

Some 18,000 more residences remain threatened. He told KABC-TV that at the height of the inferno, when it appeared his house would be lost, firefighters risked their own safety to retrieve his belongings. "Still praying for our little town", Winfrey ...

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Petrol in Patna breaches Rs 83 mark

As on date, taxes account for half of the price consumers pays for petrol and diesel. The prices of Brent crude was seen at $79.19 a barrel at one point on Wednesday, while the I...

Harvey Weinstein surrenders to police, faces rape charges

Weinstein surrendered to police after the Manhattan District Attorney's office and NYPD's months-long investigation into allegations of sexual abuse. The actress and Kelly said t...

Rusal warns sanctions 'materially adverse' to company; CEO, seven directors to resign

Mr Deripaska, who is himself the subject of USA sanctions, had already announced his intention not to stand for re-election to the board. The sanctions hit oligarchs close to Pr...

Arizona Women's Golf Wins the 2018 National Championship

The Women's Golf Coaches Association announced Wednesday before the start of the match that Stephenson won the Golfstat Cup, given to the collegiate player with the lowest stroke...

Cobb gas prices surge as summer begins

Some cities in Texas have already eclipsed $3 per gallon, but the state average price is $2.76. As of 5 p.m. Thursday, the Gasbuddy site ( www.toledoblade.com/gas ) reported a ...

Nate Boulton to suspend campaign amid sexual misconduct allegations

A third woman declined to be named for fear of professional repercussions, according to the newspaper. Boulton, who married his second wife in 2014 after divorcing his first in...

San Antonio Leads Nation in 2017 Population Growth

One Illinois city that saw population bump was Naperville, which gained an estimated 488 residents from 2016 to 2017, according to the Census Bureau. In the one-year comparison, ...

Your guide to Memorial Day events in Eastern Iowa

Monday at Fort Frye High School with the lineup beginning at 8:30 a.m. A second ceremony will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Ravenswood Cemetery. May 25 and 27, Windridge Memorial Park, 7...

A closer look at 10 arrested Saudi women's rights activists

They have been branded as traitors by the Saudi government and absurdly charged with working with foreign entities to destabilize the kingdom. Calling bin Salman's meteoric ris...

Bjorn names Westwood, Harrington, McDowell and Donald as Ryder Cup vice-captains

They join Robert Karlsson, who was previously named as a vice-captain by Bjorn. McDowell, 38, who has fallen to 239th in the world but is a two-time victor at the Ryder Cup venu...

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Trump says China trade deal is 'too hard to get done'

Trump says China trade deal is 'too hard to get done'

The Chinese have promised counter-tariffs targeting products from states politically important to Trump, particularly in the Midwest Farm Belt - the source of intense pressure on ...

Battlefield 5 trailer revealed, set to release in October

Battlefield 5 trailer revealed, set to release in October

And they have advanced upon their Operations mode, now called "Grand Operations", these missions will span four stages, more of this and all multiplayer will be shown at the upcomi...

Guards SHOVE Reporter Out Of EPA Meeting

Guards SHOVE Reporter Out Of EPA Meeting

On Jan. 31, according to House Energy and Commerce Committee Democrats, the EPA met with representatives from the chemical industry. AP reporter Ellen Knickmeyer tweeted that ...

Iran's Khamenei criticizes U.S. over hard-line stance

Iran's Khamenei criticizes U.S. over hard-line stance

But European companies say they are anxious about getting caught up in the new USA sanctions, given the extent of Washington's global reach, and some have already started pulli...

Pulitzer prize-winning novelist Philip Roth dies at 85

Pulitzer prize-winning novelist Philip Roth dies at 85

Roth won the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for fiction for his acclaimed novel American Pastoral . Tributes poured in Wednesday honouring the late U.S. literary giant Philip Roth , who...

Tesla's Musk admits Model 3 braking issue, promises fix

Tesla's Musk admits Model 3 braking issue, promises fix

While these conclusions by Consumer Reports sound pretty favorable, the Model 3 still fell short of a Recommended rating for a number of reasons. Toni Sacconaghi, an analyst at...

Brandi Chastain hall of fame plaque barely resembles U.S. soccer star

Brandi Chastain hall of fame plaque barely resembles U.S. soccer star

The plaque looks absolutely nothing like Chastain and is actually unbelivably atrocious. " Brandi Chastain is one of the most lovely athletes I've ever covered", writes Ann Ki...

Unai Emery outlines Arsenal aims in first press conference

Unai Emery outlines Arsenal aims in first press conference

Emery moved to Sevilla where he won three consecutive Europa League trophies in 2014, 2015 and 2016. Arsenal , though, are sure they have a "serial victor ". At the age of 48 ...

Amazon's Facial 'Rekognition' Tool Used By Cops Is Cheaper Than Netflix

Amazon's Facial 'Rekognition' Tool Used By Cops Is Cheaper Than Netflix

Emails obtained by the ACLU through freedom of information requests show that the company worked with the city of Orlando, Florida and the Washington County Sheriff's Office in O...