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North Korea's nuclear threat now at 'critical and imminent level', says Japan

Army's 11th Air Defense Artillery Brigade last April amid growing tensions on the Korean Peninsula. THAAD is an anti-missile system created to destroy incomin...


Who is Rakesh Asthana

The CVC on Saturday took no decision on Asthana's case. This sets aside the speculation about Asthana's candidature being put on hold by a selection committee...


Melania Trump to visit Detroit middle school to combat bullying

As the Detroit Free Press details , Trump and DeVos "spent time talking to numerous students who were in the [school] cafeteria, taking selfies with them and p...


Iowa's stopgap measure is dead

Just one company - Minnesota-based Medica - plans to provide policies next year with an anticipated 58 percent increase in premiums. "This is a national pro...


A Timeline - And Questions - About The Niger Firefight That Killed US Troops

La David Johnson , was not recovered until two days later. The attack left four USA servicemen and approximately 10 Nigerien troops dead. Dunford said the...


CN train derails in Alberta, releases small amount of crude

At about 1:45 p.m., 12 cars overturned on the railway northwest of Edmonton. Crews started cleaning up the oil Sunday evening. "Just the loudest kind of met...


MTA to Start Phasing Out MetroCards in 2019, Officials Say

New electronic readers will be installed in 500 subway turnstiles and on 600 buses in NY beginning late next year, and will reach the rest of the city's subway ...


Severe thunderstorm risk Monday night, damaging wind and tornadoes possible

At mid-afternoon Monday, National Weather Service radar showed a line of strong showers and storms stretching from near the Virginia border down through the Nor...


Medic receives Medal of Honor for Vietnam heroics in Operation Tailwind

Gary "Mike" Rose of Huntsville, Alabama, the nation's highest military honor during a White House ceremony. Rose is being honored for voluntarily risking his ...


Court Awards N2m to Evans' brother-in-Law over Wrongful Arrest & Detention

However, Evans' counsel had asserted that his client could not be prosecuted until his application contesting the charges and the court's jurisdiction had bee...


Zahid denies reports on Dewan Rakyat answer over Jho Low

Some 346 individuals linked to the Daesh terrorist group, including 95 Malaysians were detained up to October this year, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri D...


Traders Secrets on VEREIT, Inc. (VER), Celgene Corporation (CELG)

Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. reissued an "outperform" rating and issued a $175.00 price objective (up previously from $148.00) on shares of Celgene Corporation ...


U.S. needs to work with others on North Korea crisis: Singapore PM

The firm orders are valued at US$13.8 billion, based on Boeing's published list prices. "Pressure is necessary, but so is dialogue", Lee said in remarks with ...


McCain, Cardin Seek Review of Bill Browder's Visa Revocation

Browder is the most prominent public advocate of the law, which prohibits sanctioned individuals from using the US banking system. Russian President Vladimir...


Rahul slams Modi in Gujarat; BJP loses Patidar leaders: Top 10 highlights

Referring to allegations by Patidar leader Narendra Patel that a bribe of Rs 1 crore was offered to him to join the BJP , Gandhi said that "priceless voice...


Man dead in single-vehicle crash in Madison County

He was driving north when he ran off the left side of the road, hit a ditch, overturned and hit a tree, Hovis said. A 7-year-old boy in the Impala was injured...


Morocco recalls Algeria ambassador after national airline 'drug trafficking accusations'

Morocco's banking industry also "vigorously" rejected the "serious" and "misleading" allegations, MAP also reported. The distraught minister found no better ...


Cub Scout's Gun Control, Race Questions Get Him Kicked Out

The den leader reportedly told Lori her son would have to find a new den to be part of, which she thinks is a result of her son's questions to Marble, specifi...


Sessions Designates MS-13 as 'Priority' for Law Enforcement

The designation directs prosecutors to pursue all legal avenues, including racketeering, gun and tax laws, to target the gang, Sessions said. President Donald...


Case cracked: Comey reveals secret Twitter account

Speculation had been rife for months that Comey was behind the account named after 20th century American theologian Reinhold Niebuhr . Comey's close friend ...