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Blue wave forming? Margaret Good wins special election in House District 72

And FiveThirtyEight notes win or lose, Democratic candidates ran an average of 12 percentage points ahead of each district's partisan leanings during the 2017...


Lloyd's and Kanye West make settlement in $10 million lawsuit

Kanye West has settled his lawsuit against a British insurance company after alleging it failed to fulfil its loss claim on a cancelled tour. At that time, W...


As negotiations collapse in N. Ireland, Republicans head to London and Dublin

The DUP , who prop up the minority Conservative government at Westminster, have also called the Prime Minister's visit to Belfast on Monday as a "distraction...


Pyeongchang Winter Olympics by the Numbers

He dominated and won the 2017 world championship in the individual, against much of the same field that he will face today at the Alpensia Biathlon Center, ma...


Grassley has doubts about military parade

A key White House official has acknowledged what independent economists have been saying for months: The $1.5 trillion GOP tax bill does not pay for itself. T...


IAF officers killed in Assam chopper crash

The deceased pilots were identified as Wing Commander Jaipaul James and Wing Commander B Vats. Sadly, both the pilots died in the crash, said the official. Th...


Woman dies after her hair gets entangled in go-kart wheel

The freak accident happened in the northern state of Haryana when Puneet Kaur, 28, was on holiday with her family. This content is restricted to site members....


PM Modi congratulates Oli on being sworn in as Nepal PM

In 275-member House of Representatives, the lower house of parliament, Left Alliance secured nearly two third majority by winning 174 seats. Deuba-led Nepa...


Five Indian soldiers killed in Pakistan Army retaliation along LoC

The incident came two days after Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorists attacked an Army camp in Sunjuwan area of Jammu , killing seven people, including six Army s...


Pogba regrets joining, fury at Mourinho, plot to sign Mauro Icardi

Paul Pogba was hauled off in both those matches with L'Equipe this week claiming there is now friction between the club's record signing and the manager over...


Indian bank is cheated of $1.8 billion in complex fraud

He said the transactions were detected in only one branch and no other branches were involved. Yesterday, state-owned Punjab National Bank said it has detecte...


Plano West, Flower Mound teens arrested for bringing firearms to schools

Lake Nona High School assistant principal Adele Salazar said in a message to the campus community that another student saw the boy on the bus with what appeared...


Even college Principal waiting to see Internet Sensation Priya Prakash Varrier

Clerics made for studios, with dubious credentials but are regular on TV channels, announced that our Prophet can not be insulted, some even suggesting a ban on...


Metallica to receive a "Nobel Prize for music"

Metallica - first metal band, who will receive the prize. Metal pioneers Metallica and an Afghan music institute will share the prize, with the laureates e...


Kim Jong Un impersonator does not impress the North Korean cheerleaders

In true Olympic fashion, the feel-good atmosphere of the global event has already crossed geopolitical borders with a united North and South Korea competing und...


Trump's Gas-Tax Hike Goes Nowhere in Congress

Ray LaHood, a transportation secretary during the Obama administr ation, has been pushing for a gas tax increase for years as a way to pay to fix crumbling high...


Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. Decreases Holdings in Walt Disney Co (DIS)

Gagnon Advisors Llc who had been investing in Suncor Energy Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $55.23B market cap company. Overall, 8.34 Mil...


PM Modi in Arunachal Pradesh, targets Congress over for corruption

But when bucket carrying water has a hole, it will leak. Meanwhile, Chief Minister Pema Khandu today inspected the newly constructed state-of-the-art Dorjee ...


Shaky structure shocks all: 3 die, 11 injured in Bengaluru building collapse

A total of 20 labourers were working in the building when the incident took place. At least three labourers have died in Bengaluru and one was critically ...


US court says Trump travel ban unlawfully discriminates against Muslim

Trump tweaked the order after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit refused to reinstate the ban. U.S. Justice Department spokeswoman Kerri Kupec said...


At least 17 dead in Florida high school shooting

The school will be closed for the rest of the week, the Broward School District announced. Staff had recently had emergency trainnig at the school. The school...


UN Mission: Over 3000 Civilians Killed, 7000 Injured in Afghanistan in 2017

Danielle Bell, director of human rights of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan, speaking Thursday described the nine percent reduction in civ...


Weather service talking snow, again, for Tri-Cities

A lot can change over this journey, and we will eventually be posting snowfall maps in the next day or 2. 200 could become hard during the afternoon and evening...


What we know about Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz

And as a society, as Americans, we're failing our children. "No child, teacher or anyone else should ever feel unsafe in an American school", he tweeted. "The k...


Student suspected in Washington state school shooting plot

Officers were alarmed at the "statements and detailed plans to shoot students and use homemade explosive devices at ACES High School ", according to the rele...


Report Cites Suspicious Email in VA Chief's Travel Expenses

In a response to the IG's investigation, VA Deputy Secretary Thomas Bowman said that the IG did not give enough time for Shulkin to respond. In a letter inclu...


Klopp lauds goal-machine Salah: "I hope he doesn't stop at 30"

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp heaps praise on Sadio Mane and suggests that the forward is now back to his very best after scoring a hat-trick against Por...


The Scene: Chinese New Year

Millions in China are boarding trains, planes and automobiles as the Lunar New Year travel rush, the world's largest seasonal human migration, reaches its cli...


Police Don't Have Enough Evidence to Back Indictment Recommendations Against Netanyahu

Lapid said: "That's how criminals talk, not public servants". The police accused Netanyahu of accepting almost Dollars 300,000 in gifts over 10 years. Finance M...


More Filipino workers to come home from Kuwait - OWWA

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque Jr. appealed to Kuwait to uphold its obligation under global law to provide equal treatment to all citizens, including f...


U.S. to boost Jordan aid despite Trump's threats

Greeting Tillerson at his palace in Amman , Jordan's King Abdullah II acknowledged the secretary's stance in the administration's decision. The plan is bei...


Utah school: Girls can't say 'no' when boys ask for dance

Veronica Hardman said her sixth-grade son planned to attend the Kanesville Elementary dance, set to take place Wednesday morning during school hours. One of t...


Watch a Team USA hockey player score 2 goals in 6 seconds

Lamoureux-Davidson broke an Olympic record that had existed since 1960, when Sweden's Carl Goran Oberg scored a pair of goals in eight seconds at the Winter Gam...


Aussie Skiier Matt Graham Celebrates Win In Pyeongchang

The couple stole the internet's collective heart as they transitioned from anxiously embracing each other in anticipation to a celebratory hug complete with jum...


PadMan: Here's how much Akshay Kumar starrer has minted so far

After raising awareness on cleanliness with Toilet: Ek Prem Katha, Akshay has yet again hit the right spot with his recent release PadMan , which tackles tab...