• Trump calls on Saudi Arabia to lift Yemen blockade
Trump calls on Saudi Arabia to lift Yemen blockade

The war has turned into one of the world's worst humanitarian crises since the Saudi-led coalition began airstrikes the following year. The intervention by Ahmed Ali, a former leader of the elite republican guard once seen as a likely successor to his father, gives the anti-Houthi movement a potential figurehead after a week of fighting that sa...

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  • Atiku visits PDP headquarters, vows to woo former members
Atiku visits PDP headquarters, vows to woo former members

The former Vice President, who recently defected from the ruling All Progressives' Congress ( APC ), was welcomed to the secretariat by Makarfi and the party's National Caretaker Committee. The statement read: "The beneficiaries of fragrant disregard to the constitution of the party, impunity and silence of some leaders responsible for the misfortu...

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  • United Nations faces uphill course to broker North Korea talks
United Nations faces uphill course to broker North Korea talks

US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley said last week that while Washington does not seek war with Pyongyang, "if war comes, make no mistake, the North Korean regime will be utterly destroyed". An official from the South Korean government welcomed the move, saying that the government hopes this opportunity leads North Korea to open dialogue with the ...

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  • Flu season expected to be severe this year
Flu season expected to be severe this year

The CDC says the virus is hitting faster than usual with cases already spiking in some regions of the south. In Quebec past year the vaccine was only 37 percent effective against the strain of H3N2 that was infecting people. Manufacturers say between 151 million and 166 million doses will be available this year. According to Quartz , the annu...

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  • Sensory-friendly Santa event makes meeting Santa Claus special for everyone
Sensory-friendly Santa event makes meeting Santa Claus special for everyone

CherryVale Mall is making sure every kid has their own magical moment with Santa Claus. Evan Flannery has Sensory Processing Disorder and Autism. "It's epic! It's huge", said parent Pam Dore. Brett Flannery says "Santa Cares" gave his family the opportunity to do something most people get to enjoy normally. For children with special needs, th...

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  • One killed, five hurt by auto in brawl outside NY bar
One killed, five hurt by auto in brawl outside NY bar

A New York City detective said the incident wasn't terror-related. "The bodies went flying. The vehicle was going really fast, at least 50 miles per hour on the sidewalk", he told the outlet. The two people involved in the initial stabbing dispute were in stable condition. One of the injured was in critical condition. The third was hospitalized i...

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  • Ton by ton, India continue to dominate Sri Lanka
Ton by ton, India continue to dominate Sri Lanka

Both Vijay (155) and Kohli (156 not out) looked in no trouble throughout with the latter scoring a boundary in the third delivery he faced signalling the intention. Virat Kohli notched his Test career's 20th century and with it became the first captain to score a century in each of a three-match series. Meanwhile, there was something to cheer fo...

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  • Suspect arrested in connection with missing girl
Suspect arrested in connection with missing girl

The girl's mother made tearful pleas for her daughter in the days after she disappeared sometime between Sunday night and Monday morning. Kimrey lived with Mariah and her mother in Jacksonville. The search was organized by Team Adam, a program for the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children that provides on-site assistance to law enforce...

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  • Kelly Clarkson's House Was Robbed: 'It Was Crazy'
Kelly Clarkson's House Was Robbed: 'It Was Crazy'

Miss Gomez went on to say: "I would like to thank my incredible team and family because they stuck with me through some really hard times". "We got robbed last night", she told a reporter from Extra . Even in that scenario we weren't in the house, which is a blessing'. Kelly Clarkson arrives at the Billboard Women in Music event on Thurs...

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  • Billboard Women in Music: Honorees Stress Importance of Female Empowerment
Billboard Women in Music: Honorees Stress Importance of Female Empowerment

The 25-year-old singer, who is back in the arms of lover Justin Bieber , stunned in a pair of high-waisted leather pants, which she twinned with a revealing black bustier. "I was like, 'Of course I'll get tested"'. "But that doesn't mean caring for someone ever goes away". Raisa said the pair grew even closer as they both healed from the surgery...

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  • City tops in crimes against sr citizens, 2nd against women
City tops in crimes against sr citizens, 2nd against women

Most such cases were reported under the category "Cruelty by Husband or His Relatives", followed by "Assault on Women with Intent to Outrage Her Modesty" and "Kidnapping and Abduction of Women". The city also recorded ten instances of atrocities against scheduled tribe people which was the same number as Ahmedabad, while only Hyderabad (21) and J...

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  • 'Mindhunter' Has Been Renewed For A Second Season By Netflix
'Mindhunter' Has Been Renewed For A Second Season By Netflix

Although details are now scarce scarce on the project, it is reported that Federal Bureau of Investigation agents Holden Ford, played by Jonathan Groff , and Bill Tench, portrayed by Holt McCallany, will return, along with psychology professor Wendy Carr, played by Ana Torv as they attempt to get into the minds of notorious serial killers to bette...

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  • Hurricane season comes to an end. Rock Hill untouched
Hurricane season comes to an end. Rock Hill untouched

This year was the most expensive hurricane season on record. Ophelia was the last hurricane of the 2017 season. That includes at least $32 billion in damages from Maria, $60 billion from Irma and $114 billion from Harvey . On September 20, the storm made landfall in Yabucoa, Puerto Rico, as a Category 4 hurricane with winds up to 155 mil...

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  • After Kerala HC's nod, censors raise red flag on S Durga
After Kerala HC's nod, censors raise red flag on S Durga

And it is a wrap for International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2017. while the closing ceremony of IFFI 2017 in Goa remained a starry affair with celebs like Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar, Katrina Kaif, Huma Qureshi and Siddharth Malhotra attending the ceremony, multiple controversies also kept the film festival in news.

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  • Virat, Anusha dance at a wedding reception like no one is watching
Virat, Anusha dance at a wedding reception like no one is watching

The video has the two dancing to different Bollywood songs and it's adorable! Dressed up in matching colors another cricket-Bollywood Jodi, Virat who wore a grey suit and Anushka Sharma dressed in grey lining lehnga spotted at the wedding celebrations.

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  • India improving on malaria front, but detection still poor
India improving on malaria front, but detection still poor

Nigeria, in turn, will need around 72 million additional LLINs and faces a funding gap of US$ 690 million between now and 2020 for procurement and delivery of essential commodities alone. Health Ministers from the countries of the South Asia region, heads of country delegations, Regional Director WHO Southeast Asia Region Dr. Poonam Khetrapal Singh...

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  • Aqib Talib and Michael Crabtree both ejected after first-quarter brawl
Aqib Talib and Michael Crabtree both ejected after first-quarter brawl

Marshawn Lynch added a 1-yard run to make it 14-0 and Carr threw his second TD to Jalen Richard in the third quarter to add to the lead. Last season, Aqib Talib and Michael Crabtree had a bit of a kerfuffle when the Denver corner ripped the chain off the Oakland receiver on the field .

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  • Taylor Swift adds second show at Gillette Stadium
Taylor Swift adds second show at Gillette Stadium

She will now also play Friday, July 27. " Ready for It? ", " Gorgeous " and " Call It What You Want ". As for the highest ranked album in general, that nod went to Kendrick Lamar, who was featured on Swift's 2014 album, 1989, after collaborating on "Bad Blood".

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  • Miss MN USA and Miss MN Teen USA Crowned
Miss MN USA and Miss MN Teen USA Crowned

While Holmgren did not win the title of Miss Minnesota, she did get a standing ovation as she received two major awards: the Miss Minnesota USA Spirit Award and Director's Award, the Pioneer Press reports . Mikayla has never let Down syndrome stand in the way of her passion for pageants. She made it to the semifinals in the top 15 but didn't mak...

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  • Three Chinese charged by U.S. with hacking
Three Chinese charged by U.S. with hacking

According to the indictment , Wu, Dong and Xia were owners, employees and associates of Guangzhou Bo Yu Information Technology Company, a firm in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou that offers cyber security services. The defendants were identified as Wu Yingzhuo, Dong Hao and Xia Lei. Monday's indictment is the first filed by the U.S. since...

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  • Man has 200 coins, 100 nails and glass pieces inside stomach
Man has 200 coins, 100 nails and glass pieces inside stomach

In a weird incident, a team doctors at government medical college hospital in Rewa district of Madhya Pradesh has removed unwanted articles weighing almost one kg from the stomach of a youth after a three-hour-long surgery. He had been eating metal for a year but did not tell anyone", Dr. APS Geharwar, Head of Department-surgery at the hospital...

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  • New 'Big Bird' species discovered in Galapagos Islands
New 'Big Bird' species discovered in Galapagos Islands

The new birds , which took hold of unexploited food on the island, are bigger than other species on Daphne Major, so the researchers called them Big Bird. Their song, which is used to attract mates, is unusual, so they failed to attract the females of the local species. They also differed from the resident species in beak size and shape, which i...

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  • Bielema Out At Arkansas
Bielema Out At Arkansas

The game, which was mostly messy, came down to the final five minutes, when Arkansas kicked a field goal to tie the score at 45 and Missouri ran down the clock as it marched downfield. In a first half shootout with the Razorbacks, Lock found wide receiver Emanuel Hall for the other two touchdowns. Ish Witter rushed 39 times for 170 yards and a to...

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  • Six tries for record-breaker Valentine Holmes sends Australia to World Cup final
Six tries for record-breaker Valentine Holmes sends Australia to World Cup final

England will meet tournament surprise package Tonga in the other semi-final in Auckland today. "But we've found a bit of continuity over the past two weeks and it seems to be working for us". Australia were too big, too fast and too strong for their opponents and dominated both possession and territory. Holmes' second and fourth tries came off ...

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  • Irish government on verge of collapse ahead of EU Brexit summit
Irish government on verge of collapse ahead of EU Brexit summit

Theresa May has held talks about a potential referral system to the European Court of Justice for EU systems who choose to remain in the United Kingdom after Brexit . In an interview with BBC Radio Ulster's Inside Politics show, she added: "But we are not there yet, let's wait and see what happens in Dublin over the coming days".

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  • David Cassidy's daughter Cassidy reveals her father's last words
David Cassidy's daughter Cassidy reveals her father's last words

Thanking fans for their outpouring of condolences, she wrote, "Words cant express the solace our family's received from all the love & support during this trying time". I was her biological father but I didn't raise her, ' he said. "(But) I'm proud of her. He went on to enjoy a hugely successful pop career and scored two United Kingdom number one...

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  • Three people escape Thanksgiving day house fire
Three people escape Thanksgiving day house fire

No one was injured in the fire, but a family of five is without a home this Thanksgiving. "There has been a bunch.a lot of local fires lately". Blakely also said it's important to follow the manufacturer's instructions on how much oil to put in, and the kind an temperature of the oil.

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  • Battlefield 1 Expansion
Battlefield 1 Expansion "Turning Tides" Release Date Announced

When is the New Expansion Coming to Battlefield 1? An exact date for the rest of Turning Tides' content hasn't been provided, but those with the Premium Pass will again get a head start with the new features. The second wave of content brings two other unique maps, a new faction and a unsafe new airship. There's more coming after your Decembe...

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  • Norwegian Refugee Council welcomes reported opening of Hodeida Port and Sana'a Airport
Norwegian Refugee Council welcomes reported opening of Hodeida Port and Sana'a Airport

Save the Children said that... The coalition had previously imposed a total blockade of Yemen's ports and airports days after a missile was sacked into Saudi Arabia on November 4. "Reopening the ports to aid but not to commercial imports is pitiful bartering with people's lives", Shane Stevenson, Oxfam's director in Yemen, said.

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  • Group underscores democratic election following Mugabe resignation
Group underscores democratic election following Mugabe resignation

This follows an eight-day crisis sparked by the military taking over the country after Mugabe's refusal to leave office after 37 years in power. British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday that Mugabe's resignation gave Zimbabwe the chance to forge a new path, free from oppression.

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  • NPS Extends Public Comment Period for Fee Increase
NPS Extends Public Comment Period for Fee Increase

A bipartisan coalition of attorneys general on Wednesday called the Trump administration's plan to hike entry fees at national parks a "cruel deception", contending higher prices could force Americans to choose between "beauty and or bread".

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  • Drinking Four Cups Of Coffee A Day May Have Health Benefits
Drinking Four Cups Of Coffee A Day May Have Health Benefits

It contains a number of wonder compounds which possess antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, anticarcinogenic properties which scientists believe might explain why drinkers experience lower rates of chronic liver disease and liver cancer. Despite those findings, researchers couldn't actually prove whether coffee was the cause and warned that too much of ...

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  • Local tree farm sells Christmas trees in a pot
Local tree farm sells Christmas trees in a pot

Coincidentally, the economic recession around that time caused many families trying to save money to pass on buying a Christmas tree. Alas, this isn't the premise for a feel-good Christmas story that ends with Santa Claus flying in to save the day.

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  • Unsafe toys? Check this important list from NYPIRG
Unsafe toys? Check this important list from NYPIRG

WISPIRG warns of two fidget spinners sold at Target stores which had "dangerously high levels of lead ". "The message today is clear, we need to protect tour youngest consumers from risky toys and parents and consumers need to watch out for common hazards when shopping for these toys", said U.S.

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  • Boy, 9, with cancer dies after getting early Christmas
Boy, 9, with cancer dies after getting early Christmas

Gracious, and how individuals reacted - a large number of cards, some highlighting his most loved creature - penguins - made it to his bedside at the Maine Medical Center. Arnold Schwarzenegger drew Jacob a card himself, police organised a procession of patrol cars to lift his spirits, and the University of ME hockey team paid him a visit.

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