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Former Cornell Student Accused of Having a Cache of Weapons


Reynolds following the reported seizure by the City of Ithaca Police Department earlier this month of a number of weapons in his possession at his residence in the city's Collegetown neighborhood", Cornell University Police Chief Kathy Zoner said in a statement. Read More »

Putin on track to win Russia's presidential election


Sergei Baburin nominated by the Russian People's Union party said he had no doubts about the convincing victory of incumbent President Vladimir Putin . Students have been warned they may face problems or even expulsion if they do not turn out to vote, and heads of state enterprises have put pressure on their employees to go to polls. Read More »

House of Horror kids are enjoying their freedom after hospital release


The older seven Turpin children, ages 18 to 29, were released from the Corona Regional Medical Center Thursday and are now living by themselves in an unidentified rural home, reported ABC News . That 17-year-old had somehow accessed the internet in the weeks before her harrowing escape. David and Louise Turpin remain behind bars and together face almost 80 charges. Read More »

Vladimir Putin claims victory with rivals trounced in Russian election


The result was a vindication of his tough stance towards the West, Putin loyalists said. The Central Elections Commission said Putin had won about 72 percent of the vote, based on a count of 22 percent of the country's precincts. NPR's Mary Louise Kelly , reporting from Moscow says Russia's Election Commission put out a report on Sunday "claiming that their website was hit by a cyberattack overnight and saying the cyberattack originated overseas -in 15 countries overseas". Read More »

Tiger Brands closes Pretoria factory after listeria detected


As a precautionary measure, it also stopped production at another site in Germiston. South African food company Tiger Brands said on Monday it had chose to recall to include all products at the Pretoria facility of its Value Added Meat Products ( VAMP ) brand, after similar earlier moves at its Polokwane and Germiston plants over a listeriosis outbreak . Read More »

Govt mismanaged Jammu and Kashmir: Manmohan Singh slams Modi for Poonch attack


Sidhu appeared keen to convey that his break from BJP was final - Congress is an "Arabian horse" which even if weak, is better than a "stable of donkeys". He strongly criticised Modi for the "falsehood and canards being spread to score political points", rattling the saffron party. Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu , who joined the Congress last year just before the Punjab Assembly elections, not only enthralled the delegates at the Congress plenary with his wit and ... Read More »

Giant yellow duck goes missing


But this month at her club's annual ocean swimming competition , Daphne, a huge inflatable duck, was blown out to sea by a strong gust of wind, and despite a rescue attempt, was quickly dragged out into the vast Indian Ocean. "It looked flawless. It was fully inflated, there was no damage to (it) whatsoever". He says he had no idea where the duck had come from or who it belonged to, and wasn't contacted by the swim club until Saturday. Read More »

Geelani steps down as Tehreek-e-Hurriyat chairman, Ashraf Sehrai replaces him


Tehreek-e-Hurriyat, a part of the composite Hurriyat Conference which consists of 24 smaller parties under the leadership of Geelani, has been espousing for Kashmir's "Azadi for the sake of Islam or its amalgamation with Pakistan". Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai was on Monday appointed the new chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat, the separatist organisation found by Syed Ali Shah Geelani. Another Hurriyat Conference conglomerate is headed by moderate leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq. Read More »

Abu Dhabi signs $1.45 billion offshore deal with French Total SA


Total has contributed a participation fee of 4.2 billion dirhams ($1.15 billion) for the Umm Shaif and Nasr concession and a fee of 1.1 billion dirhams ($300 million) for the Lower Zakum concession, ADNOC said in a statement. Its businesses cover the entire oil and gas chain, from crude oil and natural gas exploration and production to power generation, transportation, refining, petroleum product marketing, and worldwide crude oil and product trading. Read More »

UP Bypoll Results Not Referendum On Yogi Adityanath Government: Amit Shah


It is one of the best BJP governments we have. The BJP had planned to invite Amit Shah , several Union ministers, incuding Rajnath Singh, Arun Jaitley, Nitin Gadkari, Smriti Irani etc and about half a dozen Chief Ministers of the BJP-ruled states but after the crushing defeat on Marcy 14, the party had put on hold all invitations. Read More »

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (KTOS) - Active Stock Momentum

The hedge fund run by Brad Gerstner held 1.03M shares of the other consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $44.58 million, up from 10,843 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Oppenheimer & invested in 0.01% or 18,000 shares. Institutions purchase large blocks of a company's outstanding shares and can exert considerable influence upon its management. Read More »

KPCC issues notice to Moily's son on his tweet


It's not (an) appropriate (tweet). Coming on the day when the AICC plenary was to begin at New Delhi, the tweet also tagged Rahul Gandhi's office, Congress headquarters, Karnataka Pradesh Congress and Moily's son Harsha Moily. I haven't done it. "I will go by any decision the party takes". Asked whether any action would be initiated against those who played "mischief" with his twitter handle, Moily said he didn't want to make any further statements. Read More »

Met Office issues new ice warning for Dorset

Richard Leonard, Highways England Head of Road Safety, said: "Gritters will be out treating our roads around the clock, but it is still important to drive to the conditions when snow is forecast". Some bus services have been cancelled or delayed in Leeds, see the full list here.In Sheffield, drivers have been warned to only travel if strictly necessary.More snow could hit Yorkshire on Sunday, after heavy snow began on Saturday and continued overnight. Read More »

KC(M) will keep away from Rajya Sabha poll: KM Mani


Mani also denied reports of discussions with BJP saying that the BJP leader Krishnadas merely paid a friendly visit. The KC (M) is at present following a policy of equidistance from both the CPI (M)-led LDF and the congress-led UDF after having left the UDF over the bar licence renewal bribery controversy and sits as a separate block in the state assembly. Read More »

Woman Arrested for Hitting 90-Year old Grandmother in Kerala


The video has been shot on cell phone by Deepa's neighbours, where she is seen hitting and slapping her grandma, with her hands, chappal and even a towel. The woman is identified as Deepa and the grandmother as Kalyani. The elderly who was assaulted has now been shifted to facility maintained by a self-help group. Read More »

20-vehicle crash shuts down I-270 South in Maryland


Maryland State Police said they are investigating the crash with help from Montgomery County Police and the Maryland State Highway Administration. Police reopened lanes around 7:30 a.m. No specific injuries have been released but emergency personnel are responding to it as a "mass casualty incident". In this representational photo, a dump truck carrying boulders makes its way onto the Oroville Dam as workers try to fix the damage below the emergency spillway at Oroville Lake in ... Read More »

Minnesota loses big to OR, 101-73 - Recap, Box score


It was the 11th straight victory for the Ducks, who are headed to the round of 16 for the second straight season. Texas A&M 80, DePaul 79: At College Station, Texas, freshman Chennedy Carter hit a three-pointer with 3.2 seconds left, capping a 37-point performance, to help the fourth-seeded Aggies (26-9) rally from a 17-point second-half deficit to beat the fifth-seeded Blue Demons (27-8). Read More »

Salman Khan's 'Veergati' heroine struggling between life and death penniless


Reports suggest that she tried to get in touch with Salman but couldn't quite succeed in reaching out to him. Pooja Dadwal was admitted to Sewri TB Hospital in Mumbai 15 days ago. Sources close to the actress revealed that her husband and in-laws abandoned her after learning about her illness. Khan's Being Human foundation is known for its chartiable works. Read More »

New European sanctions would affect nuclear deal


USA sanctions will resume unless Trump issues fresh "waivers" to suspend them on May 12. Trump is unhappy that the JCPOA, created to stop Iran from moving towards the development of a nuclear weapon in return for the sanctions relief, has "sunset clauses" meaning that its provisions expire in 2025, while it also does not prevent Iran from running a ballistic missile development programme or from exerting itself in regional conflicts such as those in Syria and Yemen. Read More »

Former NYC ferry captain who evacuated hundreds on 9/11 dies


City firefighter Thomas Phelan (seen in September 2017) died of cancer at age 45. . He turned his tour boat into a rescue vessel, playing a key role in one of history's largest evacuations. According to the Daily Mail , doctors with the World Trade Center Health Program have linked nearly 70 types of cancer to Ground Zero. Numerous cancer diagnoses are believed to have resulted from exposure to known and suspected carcinogens and pollutants after the attacks. Read More »

Putin wins record number of votes amid rigging accusations


The election came amid escalating tensions between Russia and the West, with reports that Moscow was behind the nerve-agent poisoning of a former Russian double agent in Britain and that its internet trolls mounted an extensive campaign to undermine the 2016 USA presidential election. Read More »

Trump ordered White House officials to sign nondisclosure agreements

According to Marcus, senior White House staff were pressured by the President himself, then-White House chief of staff Reince Priebus and the White House Counsel's Office to sign the documents. When Steve Bannon was sacked earlier this year, a full year into Trump's presidency, it was widely reported he had signed a written confidentiality and non-disparagement agreement. Read More »

West wary as Putin wins fourth term with record vote


Vladimir Putin headed to an overwhelming win in Russia's presidential election Sunday, adding six years in the Kremlin for the man who has led the world's largest country for all of the 21st century. The high turnout showed that Russians play happily by Putin's rigged rules even if there isn't much upside to playing along or much downside to ignoring the game. Read More »