• Ex-Arizona sheriff, Trump ally Joe Arpaio running for Senate
Ex-Arizona sheriff, Trump ally Joe Arpaio running for Senate

For the president, therefore, to persecute immigrants is an "admirable service" . "But I would not being doing this if I thought that I could not win". The candidate "dismissed" Republican insiders' anxiety that his poor reputation with nonwhite voters might put the seat in play for Democrats in the midterm, and said he plans to alight himself with...

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  • President Trump plans to attend Davos gathering
President Trump plans to attend Davos gathering

Anxiety over Trump's "America First" agenda dominated conversation at the World Economic Forum previous year, though the incoming US administration eschewed sending any official representatives. Sarah Sanders said Trump was excited to attend the tony forum in the Swiss Alps, his fifth foreign trip as president. Then-vice president Joe Biden att...

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  • Oprah at the Golden Globes: Is she running for president? She should!
Oprah at the Golden Globes: Is she running for president? She should!

Would Oprah Winfrey ever run for president? Oprah's Golden Globes speech may have prompted excitement from some corners about a potential 2020 presidential bid, but one person remains unconvinced that the media mogul would beat the incumbent.

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  • 23 killed in explosion targeting rebel-held city in Syria
23 killed in explosion targeting rebel-held city in Syria

Rebels say they have taken numerous soldiers hostage. The attacks came as the Syrian military announced they had recaptured the strategically important town of Sinjar in south-eastern Idlib. SOHR believes the explosion was caused by either a auto bomb or a drone attack that targeted the headquarters of a rebel group that operates in Idlib provinc...

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  • Derbyshire MP Sir Patrick McLoughlin stands down as Tory party chair
Derbyshire MP Sir Patrick McLoughlin stands down as Tory party chair

Reports suggest that around half a dozen of her senior ministers could be axed or moved, with Number 10 sources indicating the more junior ministerial appointments would continue into a second day on Tuesday. THERESA MAY ordered a total overhaul of the Tories busted war machine with a burst of new blood in key party roles. McLoughlin took his remov...

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  • New Hampshire winner of $559M Powerball jackpot a mystery
New Hampshire winner of $559M Powerball jackpot a mystery

With no jackpot-winning tickets sold in either game since October, the two lottery grand prizes totaled more than $1 billion. "We are looking forward to meeting New Hampshire's latest big victor - someone woke up a multimillionaire this morning!" said New Hampshire Lottery Executive Director Charlie McIntyre.

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  • Saints' Cam Jordan sends Cam Newton a bottle of wine after game
Saints' Cam Jordan sends Cam Newton a bottle of wine after game

Jordan, always quick with a joke, especially after a win, has taken pokes at Newton's sense of style, and the Panthers quarterback responded in kind in November by saying he'd send Jordan some "sauce". Newton came out of the game for one play, was not sent to the specified blue medical tent and then re-entered and played the remainder of the game. ...

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  • British human rights commission gets involved — BBC pay gap
British human rights commission gets involved — BBC pay gap

She said the BBC is resisting pressure for a fair and transparent pay structure and alleged that there is a crisis of trust at the BBC . Ms Gracie said she resigned last week over a "crisis of trust", which has engulfed the BBC since the broadcaster was forced a year ago to reveal the salaries of its highest-paid employees.

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  • Democrat Steyer Says He'll Spend $30 Million on US House Midterms
Democrat Steyer Says He'll Spend $30 Million on US House Midterms

He also plans to target eight Senate races, races in more than 30 congressional districts and nine governors' races. "We will vote to protect what truly makes this country great", he said. "The task which I feel called to do is organizing and mobilizing America's voters - they have got to be the most powerful forces in American politics", Steyer...

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  • Municipal changes for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Municipal changes for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday, Jan. 15, at Detroit Avenue and John Hope Franklin Boulevard. While the city offices will be closed, other services will not be disrupted, including the Charlottesville Area Transit, which will run on a normal schedule. Once the march concludes, the breakfast will begin at approximately 9:30 a.m. The service event benefits Charlotte-Meckle...

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  • Sushma Swaraj to inaugurate Pravasi Bharatiya Divas of ASEAN in Singapore today
Sushma Swaraj to inaugurate Pravasi Bharatiya Divas of ASEAN in Singapore today

Ministers called on Asean and India to press on with economic integration, with Singapore's leaders plumping, in particular, for the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) trade pact as a key way to do so. Two events on the horizon will help further enhance ties: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's trip to India later in the month for ...

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  • In Egypt : Country to hold presidential election March 26-28: authority
In Egypt : Country to hold presidential election March 26-28: authority

Former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik has said via his Twitter account he will no longer challenge incumbent President Abdel Fattah El Sisi in this year's elections. Although he has yet to formally announce his candidacy for the 2018 election, Sisi is widely expected to do so and to earn a landslide victory due to the absence of competitive ...

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  • Trump Admin to End Immigration Protection for 200K Salvadorans
Trump Admin to End Immigration Protection for 200K Salvadorans

It also comes after President Donald Trump rescinded the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, which granted deportation relief and work permits to almost 700,000 current recipients. Of those Salvadorans, analysts say some 200,000 could face ouster without renewed TPS. More than 260,000 Salvadorans are covered by the program, ...

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  • Author Wolff revels in White House criticism of tell-all book
Author Wolff revels in White House criticism of tell-all book

By 4 p.m. on Friday, they had almost 20. Questions about the Commander in Chief's mental health began swirling after an excerpt from Wolff's book claimed that White House employees were beginning to wonder whether Trump's "mental powers were slipping".

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  • Israel announces travel ban on pro-Palestinian boycott advocates
Israel announces travel ban on pro-Palestinian boycott advocates

Strategic Affairs Minister Gilad Erdan declared in a statement that the move reflected how Israel has "moved from defense to attack " and called out the BDS movement for spreading "false propaganda". The Israeli government increasingly views the BDS campaign as a threat and has ramped up the fight against what it calls delegitimization efforts. ...

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  • Supreme Court to review 2013 verdict that upheld Section 377
Supreme Court to review 2013 verdict that upheld Section 377

He explained that the court's verdict banning gay sex is not in accordance with "evolving legal jurisprudence". Some religious conservatives are celebrating the Supreme Court's decision regarding the law, which was strongly supported by Mississippi Gov.

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  • Pierce County deputy shot and killed; new suspect description released
Pierce County deputy shot and killed; new suspect description released

A Pierce County deputy has died after being shot responding to a robbery call near Spanaway, the Sheriff's Department confirmed. McCartney, a three year veteran of the sheriff's office and a Navy veteran, was shot Sunday evening while responding to a burglary in Frederickson, Washington.

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  • Fire breaks out in Trump Tower - Fire Dept.
Fire breaks out in Trump Tower - Fire Dept.

A New York Fire Department spokesperson explained: "We had one minor injury to a firefighter - some debris fell on him". The Fire Department of NY said it was called there at around 7am (noon GMT) after the blaze was reported on the top floor.

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  • Radiohead Are Suing Lana Del Rey For Allegedly Copying 'Creep'
Radiohead Are Suing Lana Del Rey For Allegedly Copying 'Creep'

Disregarding for a moment the fact that Radiohead hate Creep so much they barely even play it anymore, here are the two songs, if you haven't heard them. The track is now credited to Lana , Kieron Menzies and Rick Nowels. Both songs feature the same distinctive chord progression (albeit transposed in a different key).

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  • New largest prime number discovered
New largest prime number discovered

Like all primes, the Mersenne number evenly divisible only by themselves and one. All non-primes can be written as the product of nothing but primes. Prime numbers have been an interest of mathematicians for more than 2,000 years. The last few Mersenne primes have been closer to each other than the researchers expected, he said. Pace shares cre...

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  • Saudi warplane crashes in Yemen; pilots escape
Saudi warplane crashes in Yemen; pilots escape

He said the new funding will go toward the most vulnerable people in 27 districts at risk of starvation, and to other areas where conflict has recently escalated. Saudi Arabia has accused Iran of backing the Houthis. It has also imposed an air and sea blockade on Yemen to prevent weapons from reaching the Houthis, who seized the capital Sanaa and...

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  • Kupwara avalanche: Death toll rises to 11
Kupwara avalanche: Death toll rises to 11

According to local sources three people along with other six travelling in a passenger vehicle were missing as avalanche hits the road. Two bodies were recovered on Friday night. Rescue operations at the pass overlooking treacherous roads are extremely hard due to sub-zero temperatures. Strategically important, Sadhna Top is the peak of Sadhna Pa...

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  • FIR against Aadhaar breach reporter, daily raises storm
FIR against Aadhaar breach reporter, daily raises storm

However, the Editor's Guild of India promptly condemned the action taken by the UIDAI . Khaira had reported that anonymous sellers on WhatsApp were able to provide "unrestricted access to details for any of the more than 1 billion Aadhaar numbers" in exchange for just Rs 500.

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  • Now, Bengaluru pub fire kills 5 employees; probe ordered
Now, Bengaluru pub fire kills 5 employees; probe ordered

The fire occured at the Kailash Bar and Restaurant located on the ground floor of the Kumbara Sangha building in the congested vegetable market in the old city area in Bengaluru . Three of the employees were in their early twenties. The bodies have been sent to the Victoria Hospital for post-mortem. After Kamala Mills tragedy, another incident...

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  • Confident BJP Will Come to Power in Meghalaya: Amit Shah
Confident BJP Will Come to Power in Meghalaya: Amit Shah

Shah also claimed that the Left Front government is not changed, Manipur will be reduced to a backward state in terms of protection of women, unemployment and economic development of the poor and the working class. In Tripura, the BJP has emerged as the main challenger to the ruling CPM, while in Meghalaya it is in contest with the Congress. "I k...

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  • Saffron Spreads To Lucknow Haj House As Yogi Gets Exterior Painted
Saffron Spreads To Lucknow Haj House As Yogi Gets Exterior Painted

Boundary wall of the Uttar Pradesh Haj Committee's office got back its original cream colour on Friday, within 24 hours of the structure being painted in saffron which evoked criticism. In September previous year, the state government painted its secretariat annexe building (Shastri Bhawan) in shades of saffron and then launched a rural bus ser...

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  • Iranian oil tanker still ablaze after collision off China's coast
Iranian oil tanker still ablaze after collision off China's coast

The Sanchi , run by Iran's top oil shipping operator, collided with the CF Crystal about 160 nautical miles off the coast near Shanghai and the mouth of the Yangtze River Delta on Saturday evening, the Chinese Ministry of Transportation said in a statement.

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  • Man arrested for stalking Sachin Tendulkar's daughter
Man arrested for stalking Sachin Tendulkar's daughter

The accused, identified as Devkumar Mitti, allegedly made several calls to the landline number of the ace cricketer, a resident of suburban Bandra, in December past year, a police official said. "I fetched the landline number of Tendulkar and have called on it some 20 times.But I have never seen her in person". Debkumar Maity had made several calls...

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  • Donald Trump will announce 'Dishonest and Corrupt' Media Awards
Donald Trump will announce 'Dishonest and Corrupt' Media Awards

The 71-year-old said he would be handing out his "dishonest media" awards in various "fake media" categories, ranging from "dishonest" to "bad reporting". The Trump campaign further said that the Americans are exhausted of being lied to. "There's no point in pretending that some journalists are anything more than peddlers of falsehoods and libera...

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  • Stephen Miller backs Trump as 'genius', and gets kicked off CNN
Stephen Miller backs Trump as 'genius', and gets kicked off CNN

CNN has not independently confirmed all the assertions in " Fire and Fury " by author Michael Wolff , which portrays Trump allies questioning the President's mental fitness for office. "Miller also lamented Steve Bannon for making "grotesque comments" in the book, ones he said are "so out of touch with reality" and vindictive". They would say.

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  • China tightens North Korea trade restrictions under United Nations sanctions
China tightens North Korea trade restrictions under United Nations sanctions

The newspaper Chosun Ilbo reported this week Chinese-owned vessels flying the flags of Panama, Belize and other countries were suspected of improperly trading with North Korea. The country's Commerce Ministry said it would impose a cap on oil supplies to the North and ban imports of its steel and other goods. China said the measures would be af...

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  • Explosive Device Injures Two People Near Stockholm Subway Station
Explosive Device Injures Two People Near Stockholm Subway Station

Swedish police have said one man was seriously injured in the blast. The man, in his 60s, was rushed to hospital with serious injuries while the woman, in her mid-40s, received "minor wounds" to face and both legs, Olsson said. So far, police did not say whether the explosion was a terror-related incident. Police cordoned off the station and th...

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  • Did Pakistan leader Imran Khan secretly marry his spiritual guide?
Did Pakistan leader Imran Khan secretly marry his spiritual guide?

Explore: What brings PTI chief to a remote town? This is Khan's third marriage. "He is a very good friend and I am proud if him... good for him! ", he remarked while speaking with reporters in Peshawar. The PTI rebutted the report on Sunday but said Imran Khan had proposed marriage to Bushra Maneka. The News on Saturday reported that PTI...

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  • 'Catastrophic': US Freezes Aid for Palestinian Refugees
'Catastrophic': US Freezes Aid for Palestinian Refugees

Netanyahu at his Sunday weekly Cabinet meeting also reiterated support for Trump's threat to cut aid to Palestinians. "They don't even want to negotiate a long overdue peace treaty with Israel ". UNWRA sources in the Gaza Strip and West Bank told Israel's Haaretz daily that a cut in USA funding to the agency would threaten the jobs of some 12,00...

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  • Saudi Arabia arrests 11 princes after protest
Saudi Arabia arrests 11 princes after protest

The arrests were carried out by an elite force of the Royal guards known as Al Ajrab Sword Brigade, which is directly linked to King Salman's son, Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman, sabd.org reported in a separate article, without mentioning sources.

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