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Roy Moore Vs. Doug Jones: Polls Are Closing in Alabama Senate Race

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Alabama Democratic Senate Doug Jones prepares to greet voters outside of a polling station in Bessemer, Ala., on Tuesday. But with a month left in the campaign, the Washington Post reported on the stories of four women who accused Moore of preying on them as teenagers, including one woman who said she was 14 at the time, when Moore was a prosecutor in his 30s. Read More »

December 15th ACA deadline looming

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The news about tax reform is also creating confusion during the final days of open enrollment. Friday marks the end of the enrollment period for people seeking insurance through the Affordable Care Act . Many Nevadans can find low-priced to no-cost health plans, thanks to the assistance of subsidies . That means consumers on the East Coast will have until 3 a.m. Read More »

Five soldiers missing as snowfall hits Jammu and Kashmir

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An Army porter is missing since Monday after he came under an avalanche in Tulail in Gurez. The Army has begun rescue operations to try and locate the jawans. The open fields, parks and roads were also under white blanket. Met department said there has been moderate to heavy snowfall in many areas of the Valley with Gulmarg receiving the highest so far. Read More »

Ryanair's Dublin pilots to strike pre-Christmas

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Irish-based directly-employed pilots, mostly captains, will withdraw their labour in an action that IMPACT says will either disrupt flights or generate substantial costs to the airline. Most of those who voted for action are captains, without whom aircraft can not fly. Ashley Connolly, an official at Irish trade union IMPACT, said: "This dispute is exclusively about winning independent representation for pilots in the company". Read More »

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee passes away at the age of 65

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While no cause of death was given, former mayor Willie Brown told San Francisco media that the 65-year-old Democrat suffered a heart attack while shopping for groceries late Monday. The Seattle native moved to the Bay Area to attend law school at University of California, Berkeley, and worked as a civil rights attorney before joining the government. Read More »

About 500 families celebrate Hanukkah in Regina

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Chanukah , the Festival of Lights, begins this year on the evening of Tuesday , December 12 and concludes the evening of Wednesday, December 20. Jewish tradition states after the Maccabees' victory over the Greeks, a small amount of oil that was only supposed to last for one day in the temple burned for eight days. Read More »

Here's how Anushka Sharma's Sabyasachi engagement sari was created

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The wedding was solemnised as per Hindu rituals at 2pm local time, with the bride and groom looking resplendent in ensembles by celebrated couturier Sabyasachi Mukherjee . Like every other conjecture, there is perhaps one question everyone has been thinking - will Virat move to Mumbai or will Anushka move to Delhi. After the final reception in Mumbai , the newlyweds will leave for South Africa where Kohli will start his preparation for the Proteas series and will bring up New Year ... Read More »

Welp, We Might Be Losing Right Whales

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NOAA's Endangered Species Act consultant Mark Murray-Brown, speaking at last week's New England Fishery Management Council Meeting, called on United States and Canadian authorities to work with commercial fisheries to protect the endangered whales. Read More »

Part of Europe Left Without Gas Due to the Explosion in Austria

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The state criminal investigation said a technical defect could be the cause of the tragedy. Photo Burned and melted cars near the Baumgarten facility. "The gas supply to Italian consumers will in any case be ensured by an increased gas supply from national subterranean reserves", the government said. Read More »

Amnesty: EU complicit in abuse of migrants

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European Union countries are complicit in the abuse of migrants held in Libya, Amnesty International said in a report released yesterday that accused the EU of turning a blind eye to allegedly brutal tactics of the Libyan coastguard and unsafe detention facilities. Read More »

NY subway suspect Akayed Ullah had baby son in June, police say

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Asked whether New Yorkers should feel safe, Waters said the NYPD was "well experienced in protecting New York City each and every day". Bangladesh counterterrorism officers are questioning the wife and other relatives of a man accused of carrying out a bomb attack in New York City's subway system, officials said Tuesday. Read More »

Maradona statue ridiculed after unveiling in India

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In what may be a good sign for Maradona, Ronaldo's statue was eventually adjusted after being heavily ridiculed following its debut. Maradona handed out cheques worth Rs 10000 each to 11 cancer patients and flagged off an air-conditioned ambulance. Read More »

U.S. ambassador to United Kingdom predicts Trump visit in the new year

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Is he going to be ideal in appeasing everybody? Johnson, a close friend of the president, said Trump's relationship with the United Kingdom was "very, very good". May's overtures to woo the USA have left her in a hard position. "I'll be wearing shocking pink if Donald Trump comes to Britain to show my support for the women's march and recognising that, for goodness sake, this country wouldn't let Martha Stewart in because we said it wasn't conducive to the public good". Read More »

PM Abbasi to depart for Turkey to attend OIC summit on Jerusalem

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Indeed Erdogan has come in the fore as a champion of the Palestinian cause and spearheaded the Muslim reaction to the USA decision by convening the OIC meeting in Istanbul to formulate a joint plan of action. Previously, the Iranian Foreign Ministry condemned US President Donald Trump's decision that has been widely criticized by the worldwide community, saying that it violated the United Nations resolutions. Read More »

Winter storm watch issued for Jefferson, Lewis counties

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Snow will wind down this morning after a clipper system moved through Upstate New York overnight, but don't be fooled: There's more on the way. Warnings are also in effect for the Finger Lakes, Mohawk Valley, and Syracuse areas, and the remainder of NY counties are under winter weather advisories. Read More »

USA soldier who fled to North Korea for 'dog's life' DIES

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But his memory of North Korea continued to haunt him, afraid the regime may come look for him or his family and kill them. Soga had earlier returned to Japan with a group of other abductees. Jenkins and his family lived in Soga's hometown of Sado, where he was a popular worker at a local souvenir shop and could often be seen posing in photos with visiting tourists. Read More »

Tracking the Jisha rape and murder case verdict

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The woman's mother, who had to spend days recovering from the shock of her daughter's rape and murder, had demanded capital punishment for the accused. "As many as 100 witnesses, including 15 migrant labourers, were examined by the prosecution which also presented circumstantial evidence before the court against Islam". Read More »

Quake jolts southeastern Iran with 6.2 magnitude

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As per the reports, the rescue team present in the reason have not reported any damage to the property and casualties to the people. You may like to read:- How to Backup iPhone, iPad with iTunes or iCloud! . A magnitude 7.3 quake struck the border area between Iraq and Iran . Tremors were felt as far as Kuwait, Qatar, Turkey, Lebanon, Israel and the United Arab Emirates. Read More »

Raging Thomas Fire triggers new evacuation orders in California

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It has already destroyed 600 structures and scorched 173,000 acres (70,000 hectares), the authorities say, with the state's governor saying the fires had already caused unprecedented damage in the most populous USA state. It has burned 15,619 acres and is 90% contained. The Los Angeles County Fire Department had seven strike teams assigned to the Thomas fire . "Firefighters making courageous stands". Read More »

Texas A&M DL Zaycoven Henderson arrested for aggravated assault

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Henderson, a senior, has played in 47 games in his four years in College Station, including starting 11 of A&M's 12 games in 2017. Officers reported learning that Henderson pointed a rifle at one of the victims and also threatened the other two victims by stating he would kill them. Read More »

NFL Network Suspends Three Analysts After Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

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A former NFL Network employee has accused Marshall Faulk , Heath Evans and Ike Taylor of sexual harassment and is suing NFL Enterprises, Bloomberg reports. The amended complaint accuses Weinberger of both having touched Cantor inappropriately and having sent her sexually inappropriate communications. NBC News was still attempting to reach Sapp for a comment. Read More »

Trump tells NASA to send Americans to Moon

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The signing of the latest directive comes on the 45th anniversary of the last manned mission to land on the moon on December 11, 1972. Trump signed Space Policy Directive 1, which implements the desire of the National Space Council to return astronauts to the Moon and pursue human exploration of Mars. Read More »

Fukrey Returns scores well in first weekend with Rs31 crore

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As per initial estimates, FUKREY RETURNS has netted nearly 8 crore on the opening day , which is almost double that of the predecessor, FUKREY . Team Fukrey Returns landed on the sets of the popular reality show Bigg Boss 11 . In this race, Fukrey Returns has managed to beat films with big stars like Jagga Jasoos , Kaabil and Half Girlfriend . Read More »

CHRB: Vet approval needed for San Luis Rey Downs horses

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Not all made it. The video, shared publicly on Facebook by user Leo Tapia, shows horses galloping away from growing fires and overwhelming smoke. Workers at a U.S. Los Alamitos canceled all races Friday . Horse trainer Scott Hansen said he knows some of the 30 horses he had at the facility were killed. "I guess I'll have to figure that out in the morning". Read More »

Both JK Bank security guards succumbs

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In the afternoon three to four militants attacked a JK bank cash van near Keller village in South Kashmir. The gunmen also managed to decamp with unknown cash amount from the van.Soon after the incident, government forces rushed to the spot and launched searches. Read More »

Chilly with more snow on the way this week!

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Ready or not, here it is, the first widespread accumulating snow of the season for many of us is underway. This higher range takes into account some possible lake-enhanced snow, which could lead to some slightly higher totals. Due to the cold temperatures expected overnight, we could see a dusting in spots in time for the Tuesday AM drive. Highs will be in the upper 20s to low 30s. Read More »

UP: 8 boys arrested for molesting, beating French tourists

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Police, however, said the French nationals were not assaulted by the culprits who had got into an altercation with their Indian friends. "The vehicle by which she had come here carried about half a dozen French tourists", he said. He said a few drops of blood fell on his hand when he tried to help the man attacked by the gang, but they were otherwise fine. They were taken to the hospital and given first aid. Read More »

Swedish think tank: South Korea's arms sales record high

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Based on sales by the world's 100 biggest arms producers, the report pointed at an increase of 1.9 percent (based on 2015 United States dollar values) from 2015 with $374.8 billion spent on arms and military services. Despite the global rise in arms sales, researchers suggest the increase could have been even higher if traditional weapons importers hadn't run out of funds. Read More »