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Dineshwar Sharma on Hurriyat boycott: Will visit again

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On the issue of Rohingya Muslims, he said people in Jammu were agitating for deportation of the community members as they could be a threat to the national security. The delegation of the BAJ, led by its president B S Slathia, alleged that refugees from Myanmar and Bangladesh were being funded by some Kashmir-centric terror organisations and their influx of refugees had led to demographic changes in the region. Read More »

Family of 4 found dead in Mapleton home

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Inside they found a man, woman, teen girl, "very young" boy and dog dead from apparent gunshot wounds. The chief said the family had moved to the town a few months earlier, and police had not had any prior interactions with them. Officers said they are not searching for suspects at this time. Maple Mountain High School has made counseling available to their students. The bodies of the deceased are now at the State of Utah Medical Examiners Office. Read More »

Florida hero dad thwarts kidnappers who nab his daughter

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He grabbed his gun, ran outside and found four teenagers attempting to break into his garage. He also heard a vehicle door closing, and when he saw some individuals appearing to try and break into his garage, the dad fired three warning shots with his gun, which sent the intruders fleeing into the woods. Read More »

DEA to emergency schedule all fentanyl-like drugs

It goes into effect no sooner than 30 days after the DEA publishes a notice of intent in the Federal Register. The DEA had announced this week that a record-breaking 912,305 pounds - or 456 tons - of potentially unsafe expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs were collected during the eighth annual Prescription Drug Take Back Day event last month. Read More »

Police chase in Oklahoma

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He got off I-240 and drove south on Eastern Avenue and turned into Moore city limits. A auto pulled behind the truck and the driver of that vehicle produced a handgun and fired shots at the pickup. The driver drove into another field. The suspect was able to speed away through a field. At one point, police report that a civilian attempted to block the suspect into a dead end and fired shots at his vehicle. Read More »

Flybe plane makes emergency landing at Belfast airport

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The Bombardier Dash 8 Q400, which had 52 passengers and four crew on board, skidded onto the tarmac at Belfast's International Airport. The plane made a successful landing at Belfast International Airport at 1.43pm. "The pilots in this case appear to have done a sterling job of bringing the aircraft back under those circumstances", he said in a statement . The flight, which was heading to Inverness, officially declared an emergency at 12.36pm. Read More »

Over 74% Polling in Himachal Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017

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But our campaign has also worked well to push the voter turnout further. The voting was conducted in 68 assembly constituencies of Himachal Pradesh in a single phase to choose the next chief minister of the state. Some of the districts that recorded high voting were Solan (77.44 per cent), Doon (88.95 per cent) and Nalagarh (84.27 per cent). Now the fate of 337 candidates for 68 seats in the hill state are sealed till the results on December 18. Read More »

Ex-US diplomat slams Trump over golf course remarks

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But that's exactly what happened. Trump also mentioned how a number of other South Korean golfers finished near the top of the rankings at the event, drawing cheers from the nation's lawmakers. Still, the South Korean government doesn't view this as enough. "Japanese officials view the invitation of Lee, one of the most vocal critics of Japan's handling of the issue, to the event as running counter to the spirit of the agreement", Kyodo news agency reported . Read More »

Duterte wants PH to host 'world summit on human rights'

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The firebrand leader, who spoke in a news conference late on Thursday, Nov. 9, while in Vietnam for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting, said the summit should focus on human rights violations not just in the Philippines but globally. Read More »

Kids help kick off red kettle campaign in Plattsburgh

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There are more than 700 children in need of Christmas gifts. About 50 people attended the event, where Bob and Julie Dobski of Bloomington were announced as honorary campaign chairs. Mondays through Saturdays, with the exception of Thanksgiving, through December 23. The campaign signals more than 100 years of tradition and, this year, more than 130 stores in need of volunteers to ring those familiar brass bells. Read More »

Man rams vehicle into students outside French high school

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All three were transported to Purpan Hospital in Toulouse. Police have confirmed the incident was a "deliberate attack" and that the driver was not on a security watch list, according to local media. Europe 1 radio reported that the man had told police he "received orders" to do what he did. This is a developing new story so keep checking back for the latest. Read More »

Europe under grip of radioactive cloud?

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France says a cloud of radioactive pollution over Europe could mean a nuclear accident took place in Russian Federation or Kazakhstan. Boffins were left baffled in February when radioactive Iodine-131 particles were detected in seven different European countries from Norway to Spain. Read More »

Democrats Attack Donna Brazile; Could It Be Racism?

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She said no candidate should run the DNC before winning the primary. Brazile is hawking a new book, called "Hacks", which spills the tea. "I found no evidence that the primary was rigged", she said. Some said it is making them think about what the Democratic party should do differently in the next election. DONNA BRAZILE: I have great respect for her. Read More »

Pakistan to allow wife to meet Kulbhushan Jadhav

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The Jadhav case was taken to the world court on May 8 by India, which accused Pakistan of violating the Vienna Convention and conducting a "farcical trial" for convicting Jadhav without a "shred of evidence". Jadhav has filed an appeal with Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa to seek clemency, which is still pending. On May 18, ICJ ordered Pakistan to halt the execution of Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav until a final decision in the proceedings. Read More »

You can get into Yosemite free this Veterans Day weekend

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The National Park Service does their part to remember veterans by waiving entrance fees at all National Park Service sites for November 11 and 12, as they typically do around the day of remembrance. The cost of a National Parks Senior Pass recently septupled-spiking 700% from $10 to $80 as of August 28. Permanently disabled veterans also can receive a free lifetime Access Pass to all national parks, forests and wildlife refuges. Read More »

Mueller Investigating Flynn's Role in Alleged Plot to Deliver Cleric to Turkey

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Investigators are looking into a proposed scheme where disgraced National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and his son could have received $15 million for delivering an exiled cleric into Turkish hands, according to a report. Flynn was sacked from his post in the Trump administration after just 24 days on the job after he misled Vice President Mike Pence about contacts he had with Russian Federation during the transition period after the 2016 election . Read More »

Panda diplomacy as Melania Trump visits bears at Beijing zoo

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She passed out stuffed toy eagles from the U.S.to the children and posed for pictures with them. In 2015, former US First Lady Michelle Obama and her Chinese counterpart, Peng Liyuan , chose the name for Bei Bei, a panda cub born at the National Zoo in Washington. Read More »

Roy Moore's allies come up with woefully inadequate defenses

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Residents of Alabama are voicing their opinions in a state known for tough politics. Moore, now 70, denied wrongdoing and said that a piece in the Washington Post , where Leigh Corfman detailed the then-32-year-old official taking her back to his home, was a coordinated attack against his campaign. Read More »

Duterte to Trump: 'Lay off' human rights when we meet

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He has presided over a massive crackdown on crime in the Philippines, which critics allege undermines fundamental human rights. "You want to ask a question, I'll give you an answer", he said . I'd have rumbles here, rumbles there. "At the age of 16, I already killed someone". A real person, a rumble, a stabbing. "And (I'd) go around Davao with a motorcycle, with a big bike around, and I would just patrol the streets, and looking for trouble also". Read More »

Uber loses 'landmark' court appeal against drivers' employment rights

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Two drivers for the company won a landmark ruling a year ago arguing they were entitled to more rights. "GMB is delighted the EAT made the correct decision to uphold the original employment tribunal ruling". He said the decision relied on an assertion that drivers were required to take 80% of trips sent to them when logged into the app. The ride-hailing service immediately announced plans to appeal. Read More »

Veterans Day activities planned in Tri

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The American Legion post in town will hold ceremonies Saturday morning to mark Veterans Day, with the program to culminate in a firing squad volley and taps at 11 a.m. Anyone interested in volunteering for the April event, or honoring a Vietnam veteran, can send a message to the Facebook group Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans . Read More »

Apple has reportedly relocated its global tax residency to Jersey

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Journalists investigating the papers concluded that the spike was caused by Apple selling intellectual property assets held by the Jersey companies to the Irish branches. After the European Union announced in 2013 that it was investigating Apple's Irish arrangement, the Irish government decided that firms incorporated there could no longer be stateless for tax purposes. Read More »

Mueller Reportedly Interviewed White House Advisor Stephen Miller in Russia Probe

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Miller, an architect behind much of Trump's " America First " agenda, was reportedly quizzed on the firing of former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey and a March 2016 campaign meeting he attended in which foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos proposed a meeting between Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin , among other topics. Read More »

High school and college DACA recipients march on Capitol Hill

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Trump announced the end of DACA in September, meaning she's got about a year before her protection expires, leaving her vulnerable to enforcement actions, including deportation back to Mexico, a country she barely remembers. "So, we're going to let dreamers do this, but we're going to go after their families with increased boarder security". The speakers were adamant, too, that their parents aren't criminals and that passing a "clean" Dream Act is just one of many reforms needed to fix ... Read More »

FIFA World Cup ball unveiled by Adidas

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The Telstar name originally came from its status as a "television star" due to the fact the ball's black paneling would stand out on Television sets. Some of the leading national and club sides have been involved in the testing process including; Argentina, Colombia, Mexico, Manchester United , Juventus, Real Madrid and Ajax. Read More »

Lotus Exige Cup 430 arrives - and it costs £100k

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Unsurprisingly, the Lotus Exige Cup 380 has had a weight reduction. That time was 2014, and since then we've had a Cup 360 (with 360hp), a Cup 380 (go on, guess), plus all the accompanying Exige Sport models, and now there's this: the Exige Cup 430. Read More »

Delhi Govt. urges people to cooperate with odd-even scheme

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Kejriwal doesn't understand this problem", he said. "Mr Kejriwal is a peculiar person who has views on everything without understanding the situation". Summary: But with MeT department officials predicting no change in weather soon, and government officials fearing further increase in pollution, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal termed the situation as an "emergency". Read More »

Brazile: Clinton Campaign Was A Cult

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Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersFive takeaways from the Virginia governor's race Bill de Blasio reelected NYC mayor Dems mull big changes after Brazile bombshell MORE (I-Vt.). Hacks also blasted Wasserman Schultz and the Federal Bureau of Investigation for their "incompetence" over the hacks. Brazile has spent the week trying to walk back her "rigging" comments from her book after Democrats blasted her for exposing one of oft-repeated charges by Bernie Sanders supporters ... Read More »

Saudi-Iranian conflict overshadows Lebanon after PM resignation, but war unlikely

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Earlier this week, Saudi Arabia accused Hezbollah of declaring war and said it would deal with Lebanon as a hostile state as long as the militia was involved in the Lebanese government. "I think the prime minister probably caved in to the demands of the Saudis and he declared his resignation from Saudi Arabia". Those defeated lack strength to impose conditions to the victor, suggested a sources close to Islamic Resistance in Lebanon or Hezbulah, referring to the Saudi demand that that ... Read More »

Saudi Arabia brings in Lebanon's Hariri from the cold

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On Thursday, Reuters' Laila Bassam and Tom Perry reported that Lebanon believes Hariri is being held in Saudi Arabia . The prime minster, Saad Hariri , who is a dual Lebanese-Saudi citizen, announced his resignation on the weekend - not from the prime minister's office here in Beirut, but from the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Read More »

Northeast Record Cold Forecast This Weekend

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The city's high temperature for Friday will be 37 degrees, nearly 20 degrees below the normal high for that date. The wind advisory will take effect at 4 a.m. "Residents who have held out on turning on the heat in their homes may be finally cranking up thermostats or stoking fires this week", Kristina Pydynowski, a senior meteorologist with AccuWeather , wrote earlier this week about the incoming cold weather in the Northeast. Read More »

Unnamed country pulls out of TPP after 'agreement in principal' reached

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He says the country that pulled out was not New Zealand or Canada . When asked what the results of the talks had been, the Japanese minister said "agree in principle". Clear agreement on proceeding without the United States would be a boost for the principle of multilateral free trade pacts over the bilateral deal-making that Trump favours. Read More »

Google Maps reveals Disney's hiding place for Millenium Falcon

It has spent decades travelling to galaxies far, far away, but the Millennium Falcon has been spotted somewhere a little more down to earth - next to the M3 in Surrey, England. With the help of Google Earth images, eagle-eyed sleuths have found where the Millenium Falcon is parked . The Falcon is hidden from ground-level spies by multicolored shipping containers, but its distinctive shape is evident from above. Read More »

Netanyahu Grilled 'for Several Hours' in Graft Probe

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Case 1000 involves allegations that the prime minister and his wife accepted illegal gifts from prominent Israeli businessmen, most notably hundreds of thousands of shekels worth of cigars and champagne from the Israeli-born Hollywood producer Arnon Milchan. Read More »

Plane Makes Emergency Landing After Woman Confronts "Cheating" Husband Mid-Flight

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If you're going to cheat on your partner , try to do it in a way where you're not going to be called out on an global flight and have said plane be forced to land in the fallout. According to sources, the Iranian lady reportedly unlocked her sleeping husband's mobile phone by putting his finger on its scanner and then she realized that he was allegedly cheating on her. Read More »

Turkey, US embassies resume issuing non-immigrant visas

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Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim arrived Tuesday in the U.S.to begin a trip that includes high-level meetings amid signs of improving relations between Washington and Ankara . Both are accused of links to last year's coup attempt. The U.S. embassy has said the accusations are baseless. On March 7, Turkish police arrested Hamza Uluçay. Read More »

Collin Sexton to serve one game suspension for violation of NCAA rules

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Sexton was initially held out of an exhibition game on Monday after Alabama was notified of an eligibility issue. He's the crown jewel of coach Avery Johnson's elite class, which slots in at No. That's why this is certainly a team that can emerge from the pack and compete with Kentucky, Florida, and Texas A&M at the very top of the SEC. It's the Tide's highest projected finish since 2011-12, when it also earned a fourth-place nod and began the season as a consensus Top 20 selection thanks ... Read More »

Dead in Police-Involved Shooting in Providence

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There are multiple officers involved in the shooting, and we have one person that is deceased", Pare said. He eventually ditched the vehicle on Potters Avenue in South Providence and then allegedly stole a white pickup truck. While Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Paré initially told local media that officials were working to determine if the incident was related to an earlier theft of a state police cruiser, officials later confirmed the two incidents were unrelated. Read More »

Jury to restart deliberations in Menendez trial

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On Monday the juror will start deliberations from the beginning once an alternate juror is seated to replace another who was excused due to vacation plans. In return, Melgen gifted Menendez with trips on his private jet to his Dominican Republic home, all-expense-paid vacations including an nearly $5,000 three night stay at a ritzy Paris hotel, and $750,000 in campaign donations, according to Dept. Read More »

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation boosts support to Afghanistan war; Falls short of goal

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John W. Nicholson Jr., the commanding officer of American and worldwide forces in Afghanistan , told reporters in Brussels on Wednesday, "however, at the lowest level of capability that we've ever had in the past 16 years". Poland declared it would increase its number of troops in Afghanistan from 200 to 300, but Polish President Andrzej Duda, who is also commander in chief of the country's armed forces, must sign off on the decision. Read More »

Veterans Day - a day of honor, to honor

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Three years ago, the Department of Defense announced their hopes to commemorate each and every veteran who served in the Vietnam War. Veterans Day used to be called Armistice Day. The same applies to Veterans who are now serving today, and combined, these Veterans represent all that is best about America. The Veterans Affairs Committees of both the House and Senate are widely regarded as the most bipartisan, and often most productive, in each of their respective chambers. Read More »

Guilty! Nicki Minaj's Older Brother Convicted Of Raping 11-Year-Old Girl

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We'll keep you posted . Maraj's lawyer say the rape allegations were created by the victim's mother who demanded $25 million from the rapper as a means of keeping her daughter quiet. Maraj's attorney David Schwartz told jurors the accuser's mother contacted Nicki Minaj after Maraj's arrest and relayed that "if she was paid $25 million, these charges could just go away". Read More »

European Commission probes Apple for details of latest tax structure

Effectively, the company stayed one step ahead of regulators and lawmakers. "The changes we made did not reduce our payments in any country", the statement said . In 2013, Apple had $111 billion in cash nearly entirely held by its Irish shadow companies. As a result, royalty fees shifted away from Europe, where they would otherwise have been taxed, the ICIJ said, adding that the flow of trademark royalties helped Nike to amass a $6.6 billion pile of offshore cash by June 2014. Read More »

Veterans Day program stokes pride

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Veterans stand during Sanchez Elementary School's Veterans Day celebration. "It brings awareness to the community and people who drive by our school every day that we want to honor the veterans that are here and everywhere really", says Katy Heller, a teacher at Chenango Bridge Elementary. Read More »