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Trump Dissolves Controversial Election Commission

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Past studies have found voter fraud to be exceptionally rare. "As Americans, you need identification, sometimes in a very strong and accurate form, for nearly everything you do.except when it comes to the most important thing, VOTING for the people that run your country", Trump tweeted . Read More »

Major winter storm moves up the east coast

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A state of emergency was declared in New York City and JFK Airport was closed due to whiteout conditions caused by Winter Storm Grayson . "As the storm moves through, de-icing capacity will be a greater concern and will limit operations at airports along the East Coast". Read More »

Most Flights Canceled at Bradley Airport

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The airlines said passengers were boarding the flight when the rat jumped from the jet way onto the aircraft. Some travelers were already on the aircraft and they were deplaned. More than 900 flights were canceled in and out of the main three New York City-area airports. The Fort Worth-based carrier said it has cancelled all departure's throughout the day at airports in Boston, Providence, R.I., and Hartford, Conn. Read More »

Florida Fish & Wildlife Rescue Cold-Stunned Sea Turtles, Manatees During Cold Weather

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Even some reports on Twitter shows the cold-stunned turtles being recovered in Texas. The last time something like this happened was in 2010 when Gulf World took in almost 1,800 stunned sea turtles. The FWC asks that boaters be extra vigilant in watching for manatees in shallow waters near the coast, both inland and coastal, and obey all posted manatee speed zone signs. Read More »

Four policemen killed in Kashmir IED blast

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The policemen were patrolling the area in view of a separatist-sponsored strike there. "Four policemen martyred", Jammu and Kashmir police said on Twitter. This comes just days after two heavily armed militants stormed a CRPF camp in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, killing a personnel and leaving two others injured. Read More »

Conte Confirm Hazard Injury Blow But Defender Set For Recall

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Chelsea's recent record in 2017-18 also makes for tough reading for the Canaries as Conte's side have not been beaten in their last seven fixtures. 'I want to win each and every game - if you wanted to lose, you could stand on the sidelines and not play at all'. Read More »

Kupwara avalanche: 3 dead,1 rescued, search operation continues

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Police said that a red passenger vehicle was buried under snowas it was swept away. "Our team has reached the area and they have started rescue with the help of local people", SSP said. A search and rescue operation is underway but bad weather is an obstacle, a traffic police official told PTI. The driver, Zahoor Ahmad Khan, and a boy, Nanna, survived the accident, said an official. Read More »

Karni Sena calls for complete ban on 'Padmavati'

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While the film's team had some relief when the Central Board of Film Certification ( CBFC ) had granted U/A certification and also suggested some alterations - the most significant being the proposal to reportedly change the film's title - the Rajput Karni Sena seems not to be "appeased" by these measures. Read More »

Forecasters dubbing brutal winter system as Bomb Cyclone

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Forecasters are calling the process causing these low temps in Florida a " Bomb Cyclone " or " Bombogenesis '". On Wednesday , the storm will remain in the southeast, producing a nasty mix of sleet, freezing rain and snow in parts of Florida, Georgia, and the Carolinas. Read More »

Trump taunts Tehran: Punishment is coming for Iranian officials who crush protests

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Videos from Tehran, Kazerun, Malayer, Nowshahr, and other cities appeared to show rallies against the country's leadership, though RFE/RL could not independently verify the date and authenticity of the reports . "My goal.really my prayer, is that the people of Iran - a youthful population, a well-educated population - understand that the United States of America, the people of this country, are their natural ally". Read More »

Search underway for missing boater

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According to Fishing League Worldwide , which is hosting the competition, Nik Kayler and Bill Kisiah did not check in at the weigh station Thursday night. Coast Guard on the search and rescue operation. "He made it to shore", said Carol Lyn Parrish of FWC. She said the search effort is not confined to one part of the lake. Read More »

Tillerson Says He Has 'No Reason' to Question Trump's 'Mental Fitness'

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Jonathan Lemire says Wolff had "largely unfettered access" to the West Wing compared to other White House reporters. Lawmakers, last month, met with a Yale psychiatrist who anxious Trump would " unravel ". While White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders called it " complete fantasy ", Trump said the book was " phony " and "full of lies, misrepresentations, and sources that don't exist". Read More »

Win Big: Mega Millions numbers drawn for $450 million jackpot

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Pity the Powerball and Mega Millions lottery game winners. Tomorrow night's Powerball drawing has soared to $570 million making it the 5th largest Powerball jackpot ever. Mega Millions is played in 44 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Your odds: 1 in 302,575,350. Lottery ticket buyers we spoke to at the Superstop on Cantrell all had others in mind if they are the lucky winners. Read More »

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Struggles in China

Superman - and now Star Wars: The Last Jedi is even performing less than Star Wars: Rogue One on a daily basis, a movie not a part of the original trilogies. The Ex-File 3, billed as the final entry in the Ex-File saga, will finish the weekend with approximately $6.6 million (or 43 million RMB), trouncing The Last Jedi's speculated first weekend gross of $4 million (26 million RMB). Read More »

USA: Trump Asks For More Funds to Build Mexico Border Wall

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However, they have resisted Trump's calls to fund a physical barrier on the Mexican border. The funds would be used in the next 10 years in order to expand the fences in about 1,600 kilometers that now cover about 1,050 kilometers, which would mean coverage of about half of the US Southwest border. Read More »

California ready to fight federal government on pot leniency reversal

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Recreational marijuana sales became legal in California on January 1, 2018, marking a major milestone for the state's cannabis industry and its many customers. Here's where the DOJ decision could really bare its teeth. "The state wants to know where we're cultivating". Announcing a "return to the rule of law", Sessions called on the 94 United States attorneys around the country to enforce the federal laws, which classify marijuana as a risky narcotic like heroin. Read More »

Motel 6 says it won't cooperate with ICE on immigration checks

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Ferguson's office said in a statement that at least six Motel 6 locations in the state violated the Consumer Protection Act and state privacy laws by giving the information to Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents. At one location, "ICE agents visited the motels early in the morning or late at night, requested the day's guest list, circled any Latino-sounding names and returned to their vehicles". Read More »

Twitter asserts that it won't ban Trump because he's a world leader

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Two senior Democratic senators asked the country's intelligence chief Thursday to assess the national security risks of President Donald Trump's tweets on North Korea . "Blocking a world leader from Twitter or removing their controversial Tweets would hide important information people should be able to see and debate", Twitter said in a post on a corporate blog. Read More »

Rep. Elijah Cummings Admitted To Hospital For Bacterial Infection

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Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, the congressman's wife, suspended her bid for Maryland's governorship shortly before news surfaced of his condition, Politico reported. She was one of eight Democratic candidates for the position. Cummings' gubernatorial battle did not promptly react to messaged questions. In May, he had a "minimally invasive" heart valve replacement. Read More »

Millions Digging Out From Massive Winter Storm

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The National Weather Service had blizzard, winter storm warnings and winter weather statements in effect Thursday in half of North Carolina's 100 counties. Drivers told WRAL-TV that cars were stopped or moving slowly Wednesday night on U.S. Highway 1 in Southern Pines and Aberdeen. 'It's great because the snow is very heavy but the temperature is not very low'. Read More »

Almost $1 billion up for grabs in Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots

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The Mega Millions and Powerball drawings precede Newswatch 16 at 11. "It's the dreams, thinking what you could do with that money, imagining the possibilities", he said. "So far, more than $724 million contributed toward scholarships in this state". "(It's about) making themselves rich", Ashraf said about people playing more around that time period. Read More »

Chelsea want Simeone if Conte goes next summer

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Chelsea have already begun looking at managers to replace Conte and Simeone is top of their shortlist., according to The Times . A former Los Rojiblancos player, Simeone led the club to the Spanish league title in 2014 and his side were Champions League runners-up twice - in 2014 and 2016. Read More »

CFD and Plumbers Offer Tips to Prevent Pipes from Freezing

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Start by cranking up the heat, turning off the water (either to the suspect pipe or the entire home ), and opening the taps. Water has a unique property in that it expands as it freezes. The cold is already causing frozen or broken pipes inside DC homes. Next, open the faucet so that water will flow through the pipe once the area is melted. Read More »

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli are basically every Indian couple

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Virat and Anushka tied the nuptial knot in a hush-hush ceremony in Tuscany, Italy on December 11. In the next few days, the couple returned to India to host a reception for relatives in Delhi on December 21. As Virat and Anushka were spotted spending quality time, a number of pictures have been ruling the internet and left fans of both very excited. The cute caption with the picture is, " Cape Town is such a attractive place anyways, and even more handsome with my one and only!" To begin ... Read More »

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson wary of series against Pakistan

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Having walloped the West Indies without raising a sweat, New Zealand expect a more rigorous workout when they face Pakistan in the first One-day International (ODI), which was set to begin here early Saturday. However in recent bilateral encounters, New Zealand has clearly been dominant over Pakistan in ODIs . "Certainly very varied. They've got wrist spinners, finger spinners, and left and right arm quicks". Read More »

US Treasury Department sanctions 5 Iranian entities

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They were listed as Shahid Kharrazi Industries, Shahid Sanikhani Industries, Shahid Moghaddam Industries, Shahid Eslami Research Center, and Shahid Shustari Industries, according to RFE/RL. The sanctions freeze any assets the blacklisted companies have in the United States and prevent Americans from doing business with them. Trump and his vice president, Mike Pence, have said in recent days that the administration would consider additional sanctions on Tehran in light of its treatment of ... Read More »

BJP: Mamata trying to politicise NRC updating in Assam

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Mamata unveiling West Bengal's emblem in Kolkata . He also appealed to "my 27 lakh BJP workers to keep a strict vigil so that the Trinamool Congress activists can not create trouble in Assam". West Bengal Home Secretary Atri Bhattacharya and MSME Secretary Rajiva Sinha had issued statements denying the allegations. When the controversy reached the peak, Mamata Banerjee had once said that since she had designed the logo, she had exclusive ownership right over it, triggering speculation ... Read More »

Ridley Scott in talks to direct The Merlin Saga for Disney

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Scott also reportedly met with Disney executives about that film. Ridley Scott is eighty fucking years old, and sources say he's feeling that shit lately, doling out opinions and name-dropping potential projects like there's no tomorrow (because, let's face it, there may not be). Read More »

Watch The $460 Million Jackpot Numbers

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The jackpot jumps to an estimated $550 million for Saturday's drawing. It becomes the fourth largest Mega Millions jackpot in its 15-year history. The Florida Lottery has not announced which city in Florida the ticket was sold in. Given your chances of winning are 292.2 million to one, but someone could have luck on their side and kick off 2018 with more money than they can ever know what to do with! In October, Mega Millions changed the numbers that players could choose from, ... Read More »

Republican wins lottery-style drawing for control of Virginia statehouse

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With the outcome, Republicans are set to maintain their narrow 51-49 majority in the state House - though Democrats indicated they may still call for another recount, meaning the saga is not quite over yet. And at least for now, Republicans are poised to be in control. But the battle for power may not be entirely over: According to state law , the candidate who loses a drawing can ask for a recount, which means the Republican incumbent may not be seated by January 10, the first day of the ... Read More »

Mumbai Police releases students detained outside Bhaidas Hall

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Mumbai police have arrested Chhatra Bharati's president and organiser Sachin Bansode, MLA Kapil Patil, Pradeep Narwal and Richa Singh under section 149 of IPC. "I am a trained lawyer, I respect the law, I am also a lawmaker now", Mevani said. Official sources later said the action came in the wake of prohibitory orders imposed in Mumbai and other parts of Maharashtra following Wednesday's shutdown, which left one student dead in Nanded and many more injured. Read More »

Roy Moore accuser's house fire under investigation for arson

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AL.com reports that Johnson's neighbors noticed a suspicious man walking around the house on Tuesday before it caught on fire. Members of the Etowah County Arson Task Force say the fire that destroyed Tina Johnson's home Wednesday afternoon appears to be arson. Read More »

Storm Eleanor: Pregnant woman rescued by coastguard

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Scores of homes in Sunderland and County Durham were left without power after Storm Eleanor hit the region yesterday. In the United Kingdom thousands of homes are without power and travel has been disrupted after Storm Eleanor hit there. Read More »