Aurangabad lawyers stage demonstration to protest against CAA, proposed pan-India NRC

At least six people have been killed in northern India during the latest day of protests against the government's new citizenship law, police say. The federal government, led by the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), says it will pro... More..

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Trump impeached: Congress breaks with no agreement on trial
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Trump impeached: Congress breaks with no agreement on trial

BCLC says bettors who made that wager won a total of roughly $19,000 between them, good for an average payout of slightly more than $38 for each bet. "I think he sees it for what it is, which is really just raw...More..

Russian Federation will pay $3 billion to Ukraine
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Russian Federation will pay $3 billion to Ukraine

On Thursday night, Russia, Ukraine and the European Commission reached "an agreement in principle" on key elements of the deal to ship Russian gas to Europe, removing the biggest supply threat to the region's m...More..

United Kingdom to leave European Union in January after Parliament approves Brexit deal
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

United Kingdom to leave European Union in January after Parliament approves Brexit deal

The previous Withdrawal Bill had been narrowly approved by the Commons in October, but a government proposal to rush the bill through its remaining stages in just three days was voted down, prompting Boris Joh...More..

Last Winter Solstice of the Decade Occurs Tonight!
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Last Winter Solstice of the Decade Occurs Tonight!

According to English Heritage: "English Heritage is looking forward to welcoming people to Stonehenge to celebrate Winter Solstice on Sunday 22 December". "Thus, meteorologists break the seasons down into group...More..

Australian PM ends holiday to face fire crisis
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Australian PM ends holiday to face fire crisis

While it was cooler on Friday, temperatures are expected to rise beyond 40 degrees Celsius at the weekend, adding to concerns of a fresh wave of fires across NSW. Morrison cut short his vacation and returned ho...More..

Three killed as protests across India rattle govt
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Three killed as protests across India rattle govt

Guha told New Delhi TV on Thursday evening that police crammed him and hundreds of others who were detained into a wedding hall and let them leave later without explanation. "This is like a police state", sai...More..

Iowa man sentenced for burning LGBTQ flag
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Iowa man sentenced for burning LGBTQ flag

He was convicted by a jury, and a judge sentenced him to the maximum of 15 years in prison on the arson charge , one year in jail on the reckless use of explosives charge, and 30 days for harassment. "But 12...More..

North Koreas Kim discusses military capability as U.S. deadline approaches
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

North Koreas Kim discusses military capability as U.S. deadline approaches

Mr Milley did say: "North Korea has indicated a variety of things". The spokesperson also stated that people in North Korea "fully enjoy genuine freedom and rights, being the masters of the country" and "that...More..

Netherlands’ top court orders government to act on climate change
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Netherlands’ top court orders government to act on climate change

Greenpeace described the ruling as an 'immense victory for local weather justice'. The current EU-wide goal for Carbon dioxide emissions over the next 10 years is a 40% cut. A raft of environmental initiative...More..

Police therapy dog caught stealing donated toys
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Police therapy dog caught stealing donated toys

The Franklin Police Department in Franklin, Massachusetts, was collecting toys for a holiday toy drive when they realized donations had been disappearing . "When Ben saw the toys, he thought they all belonged ...More..

by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Days after impeachment, Pelosi invites Trump to deliver State of the Union

The invitation was extended to Trump on Friday, two days after the House voted along partisan lines to impeach the president, with no Republican supporting the measure, two Democrats opposing and Hawaii Congr...More..

1,200 detained in India amid ban on citizenship law protests
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

1,200 detained in India amid ban on citizenship law protests

News channel NDTV broadcast images of a torched police van and officers chasing protesters throwing stones and wielding sticks. Chants of "Remove Modi " filled the air at Delhi's historic Jama Masjid mosque ...More..

Britain’s new parliament votes on Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Britain’s new parliament votes on Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal

Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to pass a law guaranteeing Britain's Brexit transition period can not run beyond the end of 2020, a source in his office said on Tuesday. A snap election last week put Johnson...More..

Sarah Sanders apologizes for tweet mocking Biden's stutter
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Sarah Sanders apologizes for tweet mocking Biden's stutter

Andrew Bates, one of Biden's campaign staff members, wrote, "An insultingly stupid whopper from Sarah Huckabee Sanders - now I've seen everything". Biden snapped back: "It's called empathy. I apologize and...More..

Xi Jinping Told Trump US Interference Harming Chinese Interests
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Xi Jinping Told Trump US Interference Harming Chinese Interests

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said last week the pact would be signed in early January, saying that the deal had already been translated and was just undergoing a technical "scrub". China hopes that the U...More..

Trump admin intends to announce withdrawal of about 4,000 troops from Afghanistan
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Trump admin intends to announce withdrawal of about 4,000 troops from Afghanistan

Khalilzad tweeted earlier this month that IS in eastern Afghanistan has been weakened by operations carried out not just by the US and Afghan forces, but by the Taliban as well. "It needs to be clear that o...More..

Teen girl steals small plane, drives it into fence
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Teen girl steals small plane, drives it into fence

A 17-year-old girl was detained Wednesday after breaching security at Fresno Yosemite International and attempting to steal a plane. A small plane sits parked after it was crashed into a fence by a 17-year-...More..

Weather warning issued for dense fog
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Weather warning issued for dense fog

As you enter fog, check your mirrors and slow down. Frost in parts of Munster will also gradually clear. Tuesday , Christmas Eve is looking largely dry as well, though again, there is a chance that rain dev...More..

US Government Study Finds Racial Bias In Facial Recognition Tools
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

US Government Study Finds Racial Bias In Facial Recognition Tools

This comprehensive study analyzed almost 200 facial recognition algorithms from 99 developers - including almost every major company's save one, Amazon's Rekognition . The software had a higher rate of fal...More..

Truck crashes through baggage claim at Sarasota-Bradenton International
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Truck crashes through baggage claim at Sarasota-Bradenton International

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, 40-year-old Juan Monsivis has been accused of crashing his 2015 GMC Sierra truck through the airport's baggage carousel area and into the National Car Rental counter...More..

Facebook wins landmark case as European Union ruling finds data transfers are legal
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Facebook wins landmark case as European Union ruling finds data transfers are legal

Those rules, which were developed between 1998 and 2000, were created to prevent private organizations within the European Union or United States that store customer data from accidentally disclosing or losing ...More..

New Zealanders hand over 56,000 illegal guns during amnesty
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

New Zealanders hand over 56,000 illegal guns during amnesty

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern banned semi-automatic weapons and launched a gun amnesty and buyback scheme earlier this year, after a March shooting in Christchurch where a man is accused of gunning down 51 Mu...More..

Couple charged with murder in toddler's starvation death
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Couple charged with murder in toddler's starvation death

Sheila O'Leary, 35, and Ryan Patrick O'Leary, 30, of Cape Coral, were indicted by a grand jury on charges of first-degree murder related to the death of their 18-month-old son. The 18-month-old only weighed 17 ...More..

by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Team Trump tries to defend his ugly comments about deceased rep

He told his crowd of supporters in Battle Creek, Michigan - in Dingell's home state: 'She calls me up, 'That's the nicest thing that ever happened. Trump also claimed that his wife, Debbie Dingell , who no...More..

India cancels United States meeting over inclusion of pro-Kashmir lawmaker
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

India cancels United States meeting over inclusion of pro-Kashmir lawmaker

Responding to the cancellation, Ms. Jayapal said in a social media message, "The cancellation of this meeting was deeply disturbing". Jayapal contested that the "Indian government isn't willing to listen to a...More..

House nears historic impeachment as Trump decries 'vicious crusade'
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

House nears historic impeachment as Trump decries 'vicious crusade'

Trump's violations of the Constitution, even if that means Democratic control of the Senate and an expanded Democratic majority in the House", four leaders of the group, dubbed the Lincoln Project, wrote in ...More..

Georgia family discovers owl hidden in decorated Christmas tree
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Georgia family discovers owl hidden in decorated Christmas tree

So when she discovered that the ornament in question was a real life owl turning its neck to stare directly at her, she took it all in her stride and simply told her daughter, "Oh, that's a real owl". Once it...More..

San Francisco woman Emilie Talermo hires plane to find missing dog Jackson
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

San Francisco woman Emilie Talermo hires plane to find missing dog Jackson

Surveillance video from the grocery retailer exhibits a person in a hoodie approaching the bench the place Jackson was tied up. Talermo shared that she got Jackson in NY following which they moved to Los Ang...More..

Turkish Airlines prepping case against Boeing over 737 MAX -news agency
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Turkish Airlines prepping case against Boeing over 737 MAX -news agency

This follows two crashes that killed more that 300 people, causing the aircraft to be grounded for more than 9 months due to safety concerns. The company's CEO, Tom Gentile, said in a statement that "We will be...More..

More than 230 suspected MS-13 gang members arrested
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

More than 230 suspected MS-13 gang members arrested

The investigation included court-authorized eavesdropping by the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office on approximately 215 phone lines, contributed to the arrest of more than 230 MS-13 gang members worldwi...More..

Pelosi Stokes Impeachment Trial Uncertainty
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Pelosi Stokes Impeachment Trial Uncertainty

Pelosi must formally deliver the articles of impeachment to the Senate for the trial to start, but may be holding on to them until she receives assurances of a fair trial in the Senate. It appeared he learned...More..

Iran Lashes Mike Pompeo as a ‘Loudspeaker for Bullying’
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Iran Lashes Mike Pompeo as a ‘Loudspeaker for Bullying’

Ambassador to the U.N. Kelly Craft expressed her condolences to her Iranian counterpart Majid Takht Ravanchi over the death of an Iranian toddler, according to an official from the U.S. Pompeo said he had red...More..

Trump administration mulling new ambassador to Ukraine
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Trump administration mulling new ambassador to Ukraine

Giuliani is accused of being part of Trump's alleged efforts to extort the Ukrainian government, demanding an investigation into alleged corruption involving possible 2020 rival Joe Biden and his son Hunter. ...More..

Wisconsin governor rejects ‘Making a Murderer’ pardon bid
by | Sunday, December 22, 2019

Wisconsin governor rejects ‘Making a Murderer’ pardon bid

Their case was covered in the documentary series, Making a Murderer , which received widespread attention. He does have the power to issue commutations under the Wisconsin Constitution and should do so when, a...More..