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Super Bowl celebration at the Downtown

The play that has been talked about ad nauseam, and rightfully so, from the Super Bowl has to be the "Philly Special". Brady played a near-perfect game Sunday...


Senate announces two-year budget deal but House could stall over Dreamers

If Congress can not come up with a budget by midnight Thursday, the federal government shuts down. And it would increase the government's borrowing cap to pre...


West Indies to tour Pakistan for three T20Is in March

Jamshed, who played his last global for Pakistan at the 2015 Cricket World Cup, lives in Birmingham, England, and has appeared before the PCB tribunal through v...


S. Korean, DPRK athletes march together at Winter Olympics opening ceremony

US President Mike Pence meets with Fred Warmbier, father of Otto Warmbier who died after being held captive by North Korea, and North Korean defector Ji Seong-h...


Central Intelligence Agency denies report it was fleeced by mystery Russian

I hope people are now seeing & understanding what is going on here. USA officials had said the payment was meant to recover the alleged NSA materials and was ...


Bermuda repeals same-sex marriage less than a year after legalization

Bermuda's governor yesterday approved a bill reversing the right of gay couples to marry in the British overseas territory , despite a Supreme Court ruling a...


Renuka files privilege motion against Rijiju for 'objectionable' social media post

In a tweet, he had said: "Renuka ji, I fail to comprehend in which way did I insult the women dignity? This is the party of Gandhi Nehru & stalwarts. that laugh...


Moon rejects Japan's call to resume US-S. Korea military drills

Japan and South Korea share a bitter history that includes Japan's 1910-45 colonisation of the peninsula and the use of "comfort women", a euphemism for women...


At least 18 dead in Hong Kong bus crash

Saturday's crash appears to be the worst since a double-decker bus fell off an elevated roadway in 2003, killing 21 people. The fire brigade responded at 6.15pm...


Rohingya refugees need safe way back

Speaking on Saturday after a visit to Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, where over a million Rohingya Muslim refugees are cramped into crowded and unsafe camps, Boris...


Heading home, Pence insists 'no daylight' on North Korea

Moon's spokesman Kim Eui-kyeom said Saturday Kim's sister verbally delivered his offer in a lunch meeting with Moon at Seoul's presidential palace. Trump ha...


Officer shot dead outside Dallas, suspect in custody after standoff

On Thursday night, officials escorted Sherrard's body from the Collin County Medical Examiner's Office to a local funeral home in Dallas. "It's a sad day for ...


Officer in Canada prime minister motorcade hurt

He was at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, where he spoke about trade relations involving Canada and the U.S. He said the North American F...


Israel, Iran Lurch Toward Confrontation as Border Region Boils

Israel launched its most intensive air strikes yet against Iranian forces in Syria on Saturday after intercepting what it said was an Iranian drone and the r...


Two Ohio police officers killed responding to a call, officials say

Officer Morelli along with two other officers helped raise $580 for Special Olympics. No less than 12 officers generally speaking have passed on between Janua...


Mike Pence didn't snub North Koreans deliberately, officials say

A historic moment of unity, two women who play on the unified Korean ice hockey team carried the Olympic torch for the last leg of its journey at the opening ...


CSU Places Interim Head Coach On Leave Ahead Of Saturday Game

After losing at Air Force on Tuesday and having Wednesday off, the team boycotted practice Thursday. Two days ago, The Denver Post reported that the program...


Chicago Cubs sign Yu Darvish to six-year, $126 million contract

The deal could be worth up to $150 million with incentives, and also reportedly includes opt-out and no-trade clauses. Darvish was arguably the best free ...


India's Modi Set for "Non-Hyphenated' Visit to Ramallah"

Reports say that PM Modi was escorted by Royal Jordanian helicopters and Israeli choppers on his journey to Palestine. Abbas conferred the Grand Collar ...


Snow expected to intensify quickly Wednesday

Joseph and Cass counties. Parents and local media were notified by e-mail at 5:10 a.m. Travel: this will be a quick 12-14 hour snowfall with heavy snow likely...


Saturday Weather, 02.10.18

And on Monday , the sun will rise at 7:27:43 a.m. and set at 6:01:34 p.m. Our times of greatest coverage of freezing rain will happen between 5 A.M. A coup...


Belvidere dogs competing at Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

A local dog training facility is taking five canines to the most prestigious dog show in the country. "We would love to have her as the number one boxer - numbe...


Smart TV's are vulnerable to hackers

Consumer Reports says you can uncheck "Use Information for TV Inputs" to disable ACR. Those hackers were able to change channels, change the volume, install ne...


"Night to Shine" makes everyone feel like royalty

It's the second year the Night to Shine event has been held in the Northland. "I think it's a great initiative to get the ball rolling and offer more events l...


North Korean leader offers to meet South Korean president

An official travelling with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Pyeongchang told reporters the Japanese government believed sanctions were "starting to bite",...


Ex-swim coach's home searched amid sexual abuse allegations

Kukors also admitted that she lied to investigators hired by USA Swimming in 2011 to investigate the inappropriate relationship, and continued to date Hutchin...


By Sunday, Chicago to potentially see over 20 inches of snow

The storm is expected to continue bringing snow into Northern Pennsylvania, Upstate New York, Eastern Iowa, the Northern Rockies, Montana, Wyoming, Western Sout...


Jerusalem 'high point' of first year in office, Trump says

Speaking to Israel Hayom's Boaz Bismuth, Trump explained that he was under pressure not to make the announcement but chose to follow through with his campaign...


Mattis: Immigrant service members received't face deportation

At an earlier Pentagon briefing, Dana White, the Pentagon's chief spokesperson said that the status of non-citizens serving in the military was "within the purv...


Russian scientists busted mining crypto in NUCLEAR facility

They're now facing criminal charges, but it's unclear how severe the punishment will be. The detainees worked at the Federal Center for Nuclear Research in Sa...


Attack in Sunjwan Army camp disturbing: Mehbooba, Omar

NC working president and former Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah also condemned the attack saying, "News from Jammu & the encounter in #Sunjwan is extremely dist...


David Eisenhauer convicted in killing of 13-year-old

David Eisenhauer, 19, was convicted of abducting, killing and concealing the body of middle-school student Nicole Lovell in January 2016, according to Mary Pett...


Pakistani Taliban Leader Killed In US Drone Strike

The Pentagon and Kabul have long accused Pakistan of harboring terrorists, something that Islamabad denies. The official said that traders from both sides...


Israel warns: Iran and Syria are playing with fire

Earlier this week, Israeli warplanes attacked military targets near Damascus from Lebanese airspace, with the Syrian Army claiming it destroyed most of the Isra...


IAF officer arrested on charges of spying, passed secret documents to ISI

According to the officials, Marwaha was honey-trapped by two Pakistani agents, he befriended with on Facebook few months ago. Enquiry revealed that "Kirana Ra...