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Plane crashes in northern Saskatchewan with 25 people on board, no fatalities

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RCMP members found the plane less than one kilometre from the airstrip. There was no explosion or fire when the turboprop plane crashed, police said. "I am hoping that she pulls through, that they have strength". Canada's Transportation Safety board said it was sending a team to investigate. "We can not confirm further details at this time as emergency responders are focused on the rescue effort", stated a spokesperson for the Fond du Lac RCMP. Read More »

Teva Axing 14000 Positions, Shutting Facilities Worldwide

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The Calcalist financial website reported earlier on Thursday that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke by phone with Schultz and requested he curb as much as possible the damage to Israeli workers and ensure that Teva's Israeli identity will be preserved. Read More »

Ohio man tried to trade chicken Alfredo, Sprite for sex with minor

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Maruna allegedly told the officer that he was going to bring lube, Sprite, and chicken alfredo. Police were waiting because an undercover Austintown officer had been pretending to be the teen boy, according to WFMJ Channel 21 . They say Maruna's conversations were sexually graphic, he sent nude pictures of himself and he set up a meeting with someone whom he believed was an underage boy. Read More »

US Vice President postpones Israel visit

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The Republicans are hoping that the final votes will be held next week. Republicans can afford to lose two votes while counting on Pence to break a tie. The status of Jerusalem has been a central issue in the decades-long Israeli-Palestinian conflict and Trump's announcement last week was widely perceived as siding with Israel. Read More »

Russian Federation sends military delegation to North Korea

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U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson offered on Tuesday to begin direct talks with North Korea without pre-conditions, backing away from U.S. demands that Pyongyang must first accept that any negotiations would have to be about giving up its nuclear arsenal. Read More »

Aadhaar-SIM linking deadline may get extended to March'18

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A five-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra said the final hearing on the petitions challenging the Aadhaar scheme itself would commence from January 17 next year. For PAN, it's March 31. "You may have a point on constitutionality, legality". Senior advocate Anand Grover raised the issue of data safety and said some persons and companies involved with the scheme, were connected to USA agencies like the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the CIA and were also ... Read More »

Japan public sees 'no point' fleeing from North Korea missiles

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The White House said Wednesday that no negotiations could be held with North Korea until it improves its behaviour. Hope for dialogue to defuse tension over North Korea's weapons was kindled last week when United Nations political affairs chief Jeffrey Feltman made a rare visit there, the highest level engagement by a United Nations official with North Korea since 2012. Read More »

Gas supply from Austrian gas hub back to normal after deadly blast

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The flow of Russian gas into the hub dropped immediately after the inferno, causing prices in some parts of the continent to soar to unprecedented levels. A state of emergency status allows the Italian government to carry out extraordinary measures to try to meet energy demands, such as allowing coal and oil power plants to fire at full blast. Read More »

Britain First deputy leader in NI court on hate speech charges

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A small group of supporters were in Belfast Magistrates Court - and after Ms Fransen was re-arrested, they staged a short but angry demonstration, holding placards and chanting in front of the media gathered outside the building. Ms Fransen spoke only once in the dock - to confirm she understood the charges against her. Around a dozen people in the public gallery watched her appearance, which was adjourned until later on Thursday to hear a bail application. Read More »

NYC attack: Who is suspect Akayed Ullah?

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The bomber was identified as 27-year-old Akayed Ullah, who had a five-inch metal pipe bomb and battery pack strapped to his person, set off the crude device in the subway, just a block away from the crowded Times Square. The New York Police Department tweeted that there were "reports of an explosion of unknown origin" at 42nd Street and Eighth Avenue. "As New Yorkers our lives revolve around the subways". Read More »

Israel conducts several airstrikes accross Gaza Strip

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The Hamas spokespeople repeatedly attempted to paint Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel as a declaration of war against the Palestinians and all Muslims. Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh said in a combative speech that the United States and Israel have found themselves isolated following Mr Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Read More »

PM commissions submarine INS Kalvari into Navy

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The Scorpene submarines are the precursor to the Navy of tomorrow and their induction into the defence force upholds the Indian Navy's credo of "Glorious wake, Vibrant future". "Making submarines benefits industry not only by itself through orders but also through stringent quality control", she said. It is the first of six such submarines that will be inducted into the Indian Navy, and represents a significant success for the "Make in India" initiative. Read More »

Omarosa Manigault dismisses reports of dramatic firing

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A White House official said in a statement Wednesday that Manigault resigned "to pursue other opportunities". Ryan and Manigault Newman are former friends, but have a history of disputes while working at Trump's White House. Kelly, a retired Marine Corps. general, reportedly made it his goal to tighten up operations in the White House by eliminating unnecessary positions. Read More »

Death toll from Mogadishu police academy attack rises to 13

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Police earlier put the death toll at 15. A Somali television journalist was killed by a vehicle bomb in front of his children , relatives said, the fifth murder of a journalist in the war-torn country this year. "We killed 27 police [officers] and injured more", Abdiasis Abu Musab, the group's military operations spokesman, told Reuters . The group, which is allied to Al-Qaeda, is waging an insurgency against the UN-backed government and its African Union allies in a bid to topple ... Read More »

Trump's Jerusalem decision delivers a blow to two-state solution: Khawaja Asif

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Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif, Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif and other officials accompanied the Prime Minister, who was invited by the President of Turkey. Prime Minister Abbasi will convey the sentiments of the people and government of Pakistan of the unequivocal support to the people of Palestine. The OIC leaders will also explore ways to deal with the situation. Read More »

UPS says deliveries back to normal after online shopping surge

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United Parcel Service Inc . says it has gotten deliveries under control after a surge of online shopping caused some delays following Thanksgiving . The following FedEx Express services will deliver on Saturday, Dec. 23, if Saturday delivery is selected: FedEx First Overnight, FedEx Priority Overnight, and FedEx 2Day. Read More »

Clair County under winter storm warning

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Plan ahead by allowing for extra travel time, and consider using public transportation and telework options. Temperatures were in the single digits before 7 a.m.in Kent, Muskegon and Ottawa counties, while areas further north, including Mecosta County, reported temperatures below zero. Read More »

Ice warning for commuters as snow expected in west

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Temperatures may not break above freezing Wednesday afternoon. Add in winds from the west gusting to near 35 miles per hour, and you've got wind chills mainly in the teens and 20s. On Sunday , the warm front will have pushed north of us and high pressure moves off the coast. Saturday should be on the breezy side, but overall not quite as cold, with partly to mostly sunny skies and highs near 40. Read More »

Vikings' might be getting the offensive line back together

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The Vikings defense will be looking to feast on a Bengals offense that has been extremely inconsistent at best this season. Last season, it averaged 21.3 first downs per game. How the Bengals play in December will be a reflection on Lewis. Pete fell in love with kinesiology and strength training while a young man, and he helped introduce the Nautilus exercise and training system in Cincinnati. Read More »

Nick Saban for Senate? Thousands cast write-in votes in Alabama race

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Voters CBS 42 spoke to have their own opinions about this U.S Senate race heading to polls Tuesday. Doug Jones is Pro-Abortion, weak on Crime, Military and Illegal Immigration, Bad for Gun Owners and Veterans and against the WALL. In 2014, there was 1.78%. As we've reported, write-in votes aren't individually counted unless there is enough to make up the difference between candidates - which is exactly what we saw last night. Read More »

Anderson Cooper swears he wasn't behind tweet calling Trump 'pathetic loser'

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For all those who thought CNN television personality Anderson Cooper blew a gasket on Twitter this morning in reaction to something Donald Trump said, think again. According to CNN, someone took possession of the assistant's phone while he was at the gym and sent the tweet. The network also said "geolocation tools" proved the tweet was sent from NY when Cooper was in Washington DC at the time. Read More »

Republican Lawmaker Dan Johnson Refuses to Resign Amidst Child Molestation Allegations

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Billings said Johnson stopped his vehicle at the end of a bridge in a secluded area and got out. In that note, Johnson denied allegations laid out in the story by the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting . On Tuesday, Johnson held a news conference in the pulpit of his church, which he began by leading friends and family in singing a portion of the Christmas carol "O Come All Ye Faithful". Read More »

Hours after shaking hands, Manmohan seeks apology from PM Modi

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In what must have been an awkward interaction, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and former PM Manmohan Singh met and shook hands outside Parliament today, three days after the former accused the latter of colluding with Pakistan. Journalist Prem Shankar Jha, who was an attendee at the dinner hosted by suspended Congress leader Manishankar Aiyar and attended by a Pakistani official, said that there was nothing secret about it and was an open dinner. Read More »

One-way traffic restored on Jammu-Srinagar highway

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The vehicles were allowed for onward journey to Srinagar . However, about 130 vehicles, including those carrying passengers, stranded at Banihal were allowed to move towards Kashmir after the snow on the road was cleared last evening. Additionally, districts in South Kashmir such as Shopian, Pahalgam, Pulwama, Awantipora and Surankote also received substantial snowfall. While Gulmarg at minus 6.5 was the coldest place in the state on Tuesday, the Met said. Read More »

Toyota, Panasonic cooperate on prismatic EV batteries

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The strategy to co-operate more closely on batteries comes as automakers contend to develop more EVs in compliance with tightening policies worldwide to reduce vehicle emissions. electric carmaker Tesla . Toyota in September established an EV technology venture with peer Mazda Motor and provider Denso. The partnership ought to benefit Panasonic as well, who is also now the main battery supplier for Tesla , by helping it retain its industry leading position. Read More »

Crystal Palace vs Watford

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The Eagles dropped two valuable points against Bournemouth with the game's main controversy revolving around Christian Benteke's missed penalty in injury time. Now, Palace sits 17th in the PL standings on 14 points. Crystal Palace welcome Watford to Selhurst Park in the midweek Premier League fixtures. Read More »

Governor: Female reporter's question 'disservice to women'

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Speaking with reporters following the Regional Economic Development Council awards at the new downtown convention center, Cuomo was asked whether he thought it was a mistake to hire Sam Hoyt, a now-former economic development official who left his job in late October amid a sexual harassment investigation. Read More »

Once again, Grand Rapids police point guns at a Black child

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The ordeal took place last Wednesday, when Hodges was leaving through the back door of her home to go to the store, local news reported . The arrest of 11-year-old Honestie Hodges occurred on December 6 when officers were in search for her aunt Carrie Manning , who allegedly stabbed her younger sister. Read More »

Gemalto Rejects Proposal By Atos

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In the area of deal certainty, Gemalto cites reasons including conditionality, risk, lack of explanations on timing and other potential issues that would be offered to ensure completion. Since Breton took the helm of Atos in November 2008, the firm has multiplied its stock price by close to six times, outperforming French rival Capgemini and US companies Accenture and IBM. Read More »

Salma Hayek recalls Harvey Weinstein 'fury' on 'Frida' set in op-ed

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Hayek maintains that it was only through her friendships with powerful men like Quentin Tarantino and George Clooney that "saved me from being raped". "And he demanded full-frontal nudity", she explains. "He had been constantly asking for more skin, for more sex". She fought legally to get the production back on track but doing so came with numerous, almost impossible conditions, including a rewrite of the script, raising $10 million for financing, and casting four prominent actors ... Read More »