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Police arrest suspected rapist, killer of Zainab Ansari

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He said that suspects who had been arrested earlier were released when the DNA reports cleared them. After the interrogation, Imran fled Kasur and had been reportedly residing in places like Phoolnagr and Pakpattan city. Khan even said that the suspect used to disguise himself. Zainab's brother, Abu Bakar said that the suspect should given an exemplary sentence so that others like him get a message. Read More »

Senate leaders agree on plan to reopen government

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Senate Democrats had hinged their support for any spending bill on DACA's renewal. A group of mostly Democrats and a few Republicans voted against the legislation, which didn't include an immigration measure. -Short-term funding for the government through February 8. Trump quickly moved to undercut Democrats, saying he would only accept a comprehensive immigration reform - one that notably addresses his demands for a border wall with Mexico as well as the fate of the "Dreamers". Read More »

Pence to visit Western Wall after pro-Israel speech

The site lies in Israeli-annexed east Jerusalem, the sector the Palestinians want as capital of their future state, and many Israelis are likely to interpret it as Pence further backing their claim over the entire city. During his visit in Jerusalem, Pence offered an explanation for the Jerusalem decision: By recognizing the "obvious" fact that Jerusalem is Israel's capital, he said, it creates an opportunity to "move on" to other issues that must be negotiated in peace talks. Read More »

Man arrested after allegedly threating mass murder at CNN

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He was charged Friday in US District Court with transmitting interstate communications with the intent to extort and threat to injure. He was discharged on $10,000 bond. Federal Bureau of Investigation officials said Greisemer used the same number to call the CNN headquarters, according to the affidavit. WGCL-TV reports that one of the things Griesemer told a CNN operator was that he was "coming to gun you all down ". Read More »

Strong natural disaster hits Jakarta, no casualties reported yet

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The natural disaster is considered very powerful, with the ability to shake off buildings if it falls somewhere in the sensitive areas. People also shared pictures of the quake, where buildings are seen shaking and people are trying to run out of the gates and in the open roads, shouting for others to follow them. Read More »

8.2 magnitude quake strikes Alaska, prompting tsunami warnings

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People are being alerted to the danger by text messages and those in affected areas have been urged to seek high ground. The Pacific Tsunami warning centre also announced a warning. The quake comes just hours after a 6.1-magnitude natural disaster struck off the coast of Java, Indonesia, sending people in the capital running into the streets. Read More »

White House: Senators who say Trump is unclear are 'not paying attention'

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White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Monday that if "all things go as expected" with reopening the government, the delegation will travel Tuesday and the president will go later in the week. Watch the live stream below, via the White House. "We can not protect American citizens, we can not protect this country, if we don't secure our border". Read More »

Heavy Snowfall Blocks Traffic to World Economic Forum Venue

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Asked if he had any indication that Trump's trip was in flux, Schwab said: "No, we haven't". The founder of the World Economic Forum says he hopes President Donald Trump's planned visit to Davos this week will "provide him even better with a global perspective", and says critics of the USA leader should hear him out. Read More »

Eruption, avalanche injure 10 in Gunma

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The Meteorological Agency says it was alerted to smoke rising from Mount Kusatsu-Shirane in Gunma Prefecture on Tuesday morning. According to JMA, it is too early to know for sure if the eruption triggered the avalanche. A military helicopter airlifted the first group of eight skiers to safer ground, according to footage shown by NHK public television. He said rescuers are considering using snowmobiles to bring down the stranded skiers, but it may take time to figure out how safely they ... Read More »

Shiv Sena to go Alone in 2019 Lok Sabha, Maharashtra Assembly Elections

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Addressing the executive meet, Uddhav Thackeray lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for going soft on Pakistan despite the rhetoric. The resolution moved by Sena MP Sanjay Raut was passed unanimously. "People of armed forces are the ones with real 56-inch chest, how can you insult them?" he added. "I take this vow today", Thackeray said, a statement that hardly separates his party from the BJP, whose main plank has also been Hindu nationalism. Read More »

Puerto Rico Moves To Privatize Its Troubled Power Company

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The privatization process could take 18 months. The airline added that the Southwest Airline Cargo Team also worked with Lucky Dog to ship more than 10,000 pounds of humanitarian supplies, including dog food and necessities to take care of the animals until they were able to be rescued. Read More »

Congress reconvenes to resolve government shutdown stalemate

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Three days into a government shutdown , the Senate voted to clear the path for funding United States institutions through February 8. As for the White House's position on any forthcoming immigration bill, the current bipartisan one in the Senate is not something that President Donald Trump would back. Read More »

AUDIO: US Senator Rand Paul calls 911 to report attack by neighbor

Audio of the 911 call placed by Sen. He told one operator that it was "not a life-or-death thing", but he wanted an officer to come by his residence. Boucher has been charged with assaulting a member of Congress as part of a federal plea agreement that surfaced last Friday. Boucher's attorney, Matt Baker, says he'll recommend that Boucher serve no time in prison. Read More »

US shutdown heads to vote cliffhanger

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Top Senate Republican Mitch McConnell on Saturday set a key vote for a funding measure for 1 a.m. on Monday, with both Houses of Congress set to reconvene on Sunday. Democrats want Congress to address the issue of the Dreamers, more than 700,000 immigrants brought to the United States illegally as children. The fourth temporary funding bill since October easily passed the Senate and the House of Representatives. Read More »

Its hard to be a man these days: William H Macy

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Men don't talk enough. He said after receiving his award that he sees progress in gender equality in Hollywood. Macy said he finds himself "playing devil's advocate a bit" during discussions about the changing times, Vanity Fair reported . Read More »

Palestinian leader seeks European Union recognition as row with U.S. persists

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U.S. Vice President Mike Pence (left) and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (right) at Netanyahu's office in Jerusalem on January 22. The Palestinian Authority, which wants the eastern part of Jerusalem as capital of its own future state, has cut off contact with US officials since Trump's December 6 declaration, boycotting Pence on this trip. Read More »

Don Treadwell returning to Michigan State coaching staff

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Matt McQuaid gave Michigan State eleven points on 4-6 from the field while Jaren Jackson Jr. and Cassius Winston chipped in with ten points apiece. Treadwell was Michigan State's offensive coordinator from 2007-10, and he took over the team when coach Mark Dantonio missed time early in the 2010 season following a heart attack. Read More »

Can not intervene in Hadiya's marriage: SC

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The bench further said that the National Investigation Agency ( NIA ) also can not look into her marital status as she's an adult. Supreme Court said that the marital status of Hadiya can not be questioned and said NIA probe will have no bearing on the legitimacy of Hadiya's choice. Read More »

Winter storm warning Tuesday to Thursday

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In the Council Bluffs-Omaha area, freezing drizzle will be possible early Sunday before turning to rain and then snow Monday morning as a colder air mass arrives. Invitations to open house nights at this observatory, LTO, and EPMO will be posted with future discussions when they are scheduled.Forecasting severe weather and snow amounts via text lead to this column. Read More »

More Americans blame the GOP for the government shutdown

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Legislation to renew federal funding to the government cleared a procedural hurdle in the Senate and was expected soon to pass votes in the Senate and House of Representatives, allowing government to reopen through Feb 8. "The very first step is ending the government shutdown ", he said. More than 850,000, "non-essential" federal workers had to stay home during the last shutdown in 2013. Read More »

March focuses on women, winnability in 2018

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Marches took place in Washington, D.C., Los Angeles , New York City and other places across the US and the world, with marches reported in Rome, Frankfurt, Germany; Kampala, Uganda and Osaka, Japan. "Caitlyn MacGregor, with "#metoo " written on her face, attends the second annual Women's March in Cambridge, M.A. "I don't believe this administration is going to do anything good for women", she said. Read More »

Olympic Committee Clears Hundreds Of Russian Athletes For Korea Games

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Ahn is the world's most successful Olympic short track speed skater with six gold medals but will not take part in the South Korean Games in the country of his birth. "I do not understand how you can hold the Olympics without the God of the short track", she said to Sport-Express. "Especially (when) the competition is taking place in his homeland". Read More »

Opec ties to oil allies will stretch through 2019

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Since the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), along with Non-OPEC members such as Russian Federation, chose to extend the production cuts of 1.8 million barrels of oil per day (bpd) in November 2017, Brent crude oil prices have gone up nearly 10% and are now trading close to $70 per barrel. Read More »

South Korea to ban cryptocurrency traders from using anonymous bank accounts

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What are your thoughts on South Korea's new cryptocurrency regulations? South Korea isn't the only country that has regulated cryptocurrency trading. Mining of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies presents a unique "Make in India" opportunity that can boost self-employment. Tax authorities in India were also forced to take action after learning that $3.5 billion worth of cryptocurrency transactions took place during a 17-month period. Read More »

Pence: US embassy to move to Jerusalem by end of 2019

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Pence spoke in Israel's Knesset on Monday, after meeting with leaders in Egypt and Jordan over the weekend. "In the weeks ahead our administration will advance its plan to open the United States embassy in Jerusalem , and that United States embassy will open before the end of next year", Pence told the Knesset. Read More »

What Donald Trump's Mental Health Exam Doesn't Tell Us

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Jackson said the president's overall health "was excellent ", helped in part because Trump does not drink or smoke. "So yes, I have great respect for people who- great respect for this doctor, but if that's what 6'3", 239 pounds looks like, that's a shock to me". Read More »

Former England captain Jimmy Armfield dies aged 82

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The defender, who was part of Sir Alf Ramsey's World Cup-winning squad in 1966, also enjoyed a successful broadcasting career. Blackpool Football Club said it was "deeply saddened to learn of the passing of its record appearance holder and vice-president". Read More »

Afghanistan: Siege at Kabul Hotel Kills at Least 18

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Tactics: Four gunmen entered the Intercontinental Hotel in the Bagh-e Bala area of Kabul and began an attack using small arms and grenades, though the Taliban released pictures of five attackers. The deadliest of the recent attacks happened at a Shiite cultural centre on December 29 when a suicide bomber blew himself up, killing more than 40 people. Read More »

Nassar sentencing set to resume for 5th day

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In a victim impact statement at Nassar's sentencing hearing in Michigan, Raisman told Perry she had inherited a organization that was "rotting from the inside". Gymnastics , and I assume by now you are very well aware of the weighty responsibility you've taken on. Michigan's Attorney General is reviewing how the university handled allegations regarding Nassar. Read More »

'Unilateral actions' by U.S. in Syria infuriated Turkey, Russia's Lavrov says

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There are many sober-minded people, he underscored, who understand that "strategic stability should be maintained, and all risks to it eliminated". Lavrov warned: " Russia has its " red lines ". "Many political scientists are asking why do we care and say that the worst is the best: let the United States prove its inability to find an agreement, (to show) its destructive role in global affairs, let it be in Iran or Syria and where the unilateral actions have already infuriated Turkey", he ... Read More »

Pawan Kalyan given warm reception at Kondagattu

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Pawan Kalyan said BJP president Amit Shah had once suggested to him that there was no scope for regional parties and that he should join the BJP. Tuesday: To interact with party cadres from erstwhile united Karimnagar, united Nizamabad and united Adilabad districts at Shubham Gardens in Karimnagar city at 10.45 am. Read More »