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Government shutdown will happen tonight, aides say

The bill passed in the Senate and survived a rebellion of 67 conservative Republicans in the House of Representatives thanks to the support of some Democrats. It incorporates the major budget deal reached between Senate leaders on both sides of t...

Teen Gerard wins slopestyle snowboarding for USA's 1st gold medal

Mark McMorris completed his remarkable comeback from injury and was in a gold medal position heading into the final run. Parrot scored 86.00 in his last run - the very last run of the finals - to pull him onto the podium. Interestingly, the United St...

Winter Storm Forecast Improving; Nearly 7 Inches Today, 10+ By Sunday

Almost 1,000 flights were delayed and another 1,500 canceled at Detroit and Chicago airports. Airlines had warned travelers earlier in the week to expect flight cancelations to and from Minnesota, Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana and Ohio.

I'm the best behaved coach in EPL: Mourinho

Newcastle goalkeeper Martin Dubravka had a Premier League debut to remember, saving brilliantly in the first half from Anthony Martial , in the final seconds from Michael Carrick , and looking assured as United piled on the pressure in the s...

At least 19 dead in bus crash in Hong Kong

Images from the scene showed the passenger bus lying on its side. Most of the passengers were horse racing fans, as the bus was travelling on a special route for horse racing days. The southern Chinese city promotes its public transport system as o...

Day of Action for Colten Boushie Includes Thunder Bay Gathering

Boushie, from Red Pheasant Cree Nation, was with friends in August 2016 when he drove onto Stanley's farm to ask for help with a flat tyre, according to Canadian media. "The court system is against us right now, it always has been!" Alvin Baptiste,...

Heavy Rain & Flood Concerns

Times of moderate to heavy rain this weekend could cause flash flooding, but the steady rain throughout the weekend could also cause more prolonged flooding in low-lying areas and along the creeks and rivers. Following the recent period of sleet and ...

House OKs budget deal, ending shutdown

Flake said he thinks President Donald Trump "sees a political downside of not fixing" the problem of Dreamers, younger immigrants whose protections against deportation the president is ending. The potential budget deal in the Senate could head of...

No. 3 Official at the Justice Department Is Stepping Down

The resignation of Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand, a national security law expert, comes as President Donald Trump and Republican legislators have stepped up attacks on the department over special prosecutor Robert Mueller's investigation ...

Renuka Chowdhury to move privilege motion against Kiren Rijiju

However, Rijiju had held that there was nothing wrong in the video that he had posted. The Congress MP laughed loudly after the Prime Minister claimed that Aadhaar was conceptualised during the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government. Stopping Vice P...

Omarosa Breaks Down In 'Big Brother' House About Trump: 'It's Bad'

Omarosa Manigault Newman is making some fierce claims about her time in the Donald Trump administration on " Celebrity Big Brother " Thursday night. Newman was reportedly sacked from her White House position in December by Chief of Staff John Kel...

Boy in vending machine

That's what draws people to public safety, the unexpected. A young boy who was really set on getting a stuffed toy from a claw-style vending machine at a Florida restaurant ended up getting stuck inside it on Wednesday, according to officials.

Cornell Fraternity on Probation for Secret Sex Game

In case of a tie, according to a CBS report , the member who had sex with the heaviest woman would come out on top. After a slew of allegations throughout 2017, the university's Fraternity and Sorority Review Board launched an investigation into...

Bannon Will Be a No-Present for Home Intel Interview

If Bannon refuses to appear before the House committee, its members could vote to hold him in contempt. In the meantime, one of the people said , Bannon, the former executive chairman of Breitbart News, has agreed to be interviewed by Special Coun...

Jeff Flake Attacks Trump Again - 'Flagrant Disregard For Truth And Decency'

President", he said. Gidley told NBC News Trump was trying to get the message across that people should be happy about positive achievements in the country, regardless of their party affiliation. Although Trump called for bipartisan unity during ...

Support for investigation of US Olympic Committee grows

The senators noted their resolution comes as the 2018 Winter Olympics is about to get underway. "Now Congress has an opportunity to stand up for the fearless survivors who came forward, for our athletes, for our children". The plan also had support...

Auburn players invited to 2018 NFL Combine

Penn State players invited to attend are as follows. He also earned the Comeback Player of the Year Award, won the Joe Morrison Award as the MVP of the defense, captured the Leadership Award for the defense and was named the Steve Wadiak Most Valuabl...

Uma Thurman Breaks Silence About Weinstein Assault

Thurman's allegations against Weinstein had been widely anticipated since she hinted late past year that she had a story to tell about the beleaguered movie mogul, who has been accused of sexual misconduct against many women, but she said she wan...

'Snow, ice and treacherous road conditions' - Met Eireann issues weather warning

A Met Office spokesperson said: "A spell of rain, sleet and increasingly snow will move east across the United Kingdom on Monday night and Tuesday, gradually weakening across England and Wales". It's a similar story for the rest of the week with cool...

Two dead, 70 injured in South Carolina train collision

A crash between an passenger train and a train in on Sunday killed two people and injured about 70 others, authorities said . Amtrak train #91 was traveling from NY to Miami when it collided head-on with the CSX train derailing several cars on t...

Pathania lauded Congress win in Rajasthan

In both the Lok Sabha seat of Uluberia and the Assembly constituency of Noapara in West Bengal, the BJP pushed the once-formidable Left Front to third position and the Congress virtually out of the electoral frame. "Young people have realised that th...

Trump to pull nomination of top environmental adviser

But White's nomination languished and was among a batch of nominations the Senate sent back to the White House when it adjourned at the end of 2017. Hartnett White has drawn criticism for her comments on climate change. "I jumped ahead. Climate cha...

Ryan Celebrates School Secretary's '$1.50 A Week' Paycheck Increase From Tax Bill

Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Rep. Richard Neal (D-MA), respectively - wrote to the Government Accountability Office three days prior to that announcement to request an analysis of the new guidelines, saying the change could cost Americans in the long run.

Army Captain, 3 jawans killed in Pakistan firing

The officials said that the situation was very tense as firing and shelling by Pakistani troops continued round the clock. Indian forces say there have been over 130 instances of ceasefire violations by Pakistan last month, the highest since 2014.

Serious injuries reported after crash between bus and SUV near Stayner

The crash happened on Friday afternoon along a stretch of the highway, near 27-28 Sideroad. Police said Clearview Township Fire, Simcoe County Paramedic Services, hospital emergency room staff and members of the community helped in the triage proce...

"I Love NY" to make way for "NY has it all"

Federal officials told Gov. Andrew Cuomo to remove them because they were unsafe, but he refused. Officials say providing all New Yorkers with broadband access is vital for strengthening the state's economy. A spokesman for the FHWA could not immed...

Winter Weather Advisory Issued, Chance Of Wintry Mix Sunday

Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations of up to 2 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze are expected. Wet snow will continue through about mid-afternoon and most road surfaces will just be wet. Temperatures are expected to rea...

Federal Reserve's Preferred Inflation Measure Seen Steady in December

The muted inflation data comes a day before the Federal Reserve kicks off its first two-day monetary policy meeting of the year. Kathy Bostjancic, chief market economist at Oxford Economics in NY, said the Fed could have addressed the tax ...

Prosecutors charge Arizona man who sold ammo to Las Vegas shooter

Paddock, 64, was staying at the Mandalay Bay on October 1, 2017, and, from his room on the 32nd floor, opened fire on a crowd of more than 20,000 at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival. Haig doesn't believe that Paddock used the tracer bull...

Obama Appointed Judge Lifts Lifetime Ban On Felons' Right To Vote

Calling its legal reasoning "nonsensical", Walker rejected Florida's argument that the the 14th Amendment's recognized allowance for felon disenfranchisement confers authority on a state governor to grant or deny re-enfranchisement for any reason.

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Farm Bill Failure and Trade War Create Uncertainty for Farmers

The House had the opportunity to attach strong, conservative amendments to this bill , yet failed to do so, resulting in a tanked farm bill . The House plans seven weeks, and the...

Syrian army controls capital after ousting Islamic State

The Iranian-backed militias, including the Lebanese group Hizballah, have been key - along with Russian air power - in aiding Syrian government forces to recapture huge areas aro...

Trump And South Korean President Plot Strategy On North Korean Nukes

Trump has and warned that failure to reach a denuclearisation agreement could lead to "decimation" of Kim's rule. President Trump listens to a question during a meeting in the ...

Trump Praises New CIA Director Gina Haspel At Her Swearing

Gina Haspel has been sworn in as the first female director of the Central Intelligence Agency at a ceremony attended by US President Donald Trump , despite controversy surroun...

LeBron James' 44 helps Cleveland Cavaliers even series with Boston Celtics

James was efficient, scoring 27 points on 8-of-12 shooting while adding 12 assists, five rebounds, two blocks, and two steals. "All four teams are really good". When you are not ...

'American Idol' finale: And the victor is …

Poppe began to cry and she was then met with a hug from host Ryan Seacrest . Below is all the information you need to watch American Idol online and live Monday to catch the...

Bernie Sanders announces he will seek re-election

Sanders says he still has many things to accomplish in the U.S. Senate and his planned announcement on Monday concerning his political future "will not come as a great surprise to ...

Toxic acid cloud over Hawaii after lava hits ocean

A spokesperson from the Hawaii County mayor's said that lava spatter "can weigh as much as a refrigerator and even small pieces of spatter can kill." The agency highlighted a la...

Maximum stakes on fixed-odds gambling machines to be cut to £2

But, Peter Jackson, Chief Executive Officer for Paddy Power Betfair, reportedly welcomed the reduction and explained that the Dublin-headquartered firm has always been anxious ...

Woman Mauled To Death By Pack Of Small Dogs, Police Investigating

The euthanasia expert, Amanda Dinwiddie, confirmed six of the canines were "a mix of dachshund and terrier, while the other was believed to be a border collie mix". "This is a bad ...

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New documents detail aftermath, gunman interactions in Vegas shooting

New documents detail aftermath, gunman interactions in Vegas shooting

Authorities have not provided a motive in what was the deadliest mass shooting in modern USA history. The man told authorities that he got up and said to Paddock: "I'm sorry, yo...

Wenger: Arteta has qualities for Arsenal job

Wenger: Arteta has qualities for Arsenal job

Cristiano Ronaldo has always been confirmed as a sworn-in member of Arsene Wenger's "Nearly Men XI" , having flirted with the possibility of signing for Arsenal as a younger m...

2 dead in CT, thousands without power after storms strike

2 dead in CT, thousands without power after storms strike

The powerful storms that swept through New York's lower Hudson Valley spawned three tornadoes. He deployed members of the New York National Guard to assist with recovery operat...

Trump Financial Disclosures Show Cohen Hush Money Payment

Trump Financial Disclosures Show Cohen Hush Money Payment

Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani revealed earlier this month that Trump repaid Cohen for a $130,000 hush money payment to porn star Stormy Daniels . OGE has determined that the in...

College grad wears gun holster with AR-10 in her graduation photos

College grad wears gun holster with AR-10 in her graduation photos

Bennett's photos provoked strong reactions from many social media users. Her tweet reads in part, "Now that I've graduated from Kent State , I can finally arm myself on campu...

'Deadly and unconstitutional': Trump attacks California sanctuary cities

'Deadly and unconstitutional': Trump attacks California sanctuary cities

Constitution. "We have federal laws that are supposed to deal with this issue". The case is pending. Cox said Trump is "absolutely right, the first role of government is to pro...

Children in Fairfield home were strangled, waterboarded

Children in Fairfield home were strangled, waterboarded

The Solano County District Attorney's office leveled the additional allegations of abuse in a motion to increase the bail of Ina Rogers, the children's 31-year-old mother, who is...

Triad schools close for teacher rally

Triad schools close for teacher rally

Teacher pay was estimated to rise another 1.8 percent on average this year, the NEA said, but that still represented a 9.4 percent slide in real income due to inflation since 2009....

SoCal Building Explosion Investigated As Intentional

SoCal Building Explosion Investigated As Intentional

Delacourt said accidental causes of the explosion, like a gas main break, had been ruled out. Authorities are still trying to determine how the device arrived at the location, De...