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Retail sales rise ahead of key trading period

Tesco, still the UK's biggest grocer by market share, grew sales 2.5% in the 12 weeks ended December 3, to £7.61bn. Like-for-like grocery inflation now stands a...


Crystal Palace vs Watford

Where can I watch it? The game will not be televised live in the UK. What is the team news? Up next for bottom-placed Palace is a tricky test against ...


NY Gov. Proposes Closing Gun Loophole In Domestic Violence Laws

To ensure that all domestic violence offenders are held to the same standard, Governor Cuomo will advance legislation to include all domestic violence misdemean...


Student who created Mirai botnet pleads guilty

The pair commandeered hundreds of thousands of connected devices to hurl spam traffic at the DNS service Dyn , which took Reddit, Twitter and other major websi...


11-Year-Old Girl Handcuffed At Gunpoint By Michigan Police

GRPD said Manning is being charged with attempted murder, and the victim in the case has been treated and released from the hospital. Excellent Rapids poli...


FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Not as cold tonight; cloudy skies through the weekend

Temperatures will warm up to the mid to upper 60s, so it will be nice and warm in the afternoon. There will be a big change today with afternoon highs only in...


Josh Homme caught on video kicking photographer at concert

As Lauren described it later, "I was where I was allowed to be, I was not breaking any rules". Homme, on the brink of tears, later uploaded an apology video ...


Oscar Pistorius injured in jail fight

The London Evening Standard , citing an unnamed source, suggests that " fellow inmates became incensed " when Pistorius "refused to hang up" during scheduled t...


San Francisco is getting its first Black female Mayor

During the news conference, Breed said she had not yet thought about whether she will seek the mayor position permanently, emphasizing that her main focus is to...


Saudi king says Palestinians have 'right' to Jerusalem

If King Salman, the crown prince's father and the formal ruler of Saudi Arabia, invites Netanyahu to his country, as Katz suggested, it would be the first visi...


Atos wants to buy security vendor Gemalto for €4.3 billion

Gemalto had until December 15 to make up its mind, however the company released a statement today that outright rejected the offer. "The Board of Directors is c...


Harvey Weinstein: Salma Hayek alleges he threatened to kill her

No to giving him a chance to give me oral sex. "It was not because I would be naked with another woman", she wrote . Hayek say she was approached by re...


Winter Storm Warning issued for Lapeer County

Travel will be quite hard with visibilities that could fall under a quarter-mile with blowing snow. During this time, it's possible that we'll see snowfall rate...


Semi driver charged in Highlands County accident involving school bus

A tractor trailer hit the school bus from behind and caused the bus to roll over on its side. The FHP said the bus also had its flashing lights activated to war...


Two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar: government spokesman

Reuters spokesman Abbe Serphos said the news organization is "urgently seeking more information about the circumstances of their arrest and their current situa...


Coal Scam: CBI convicted Ex-Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda

If awarded punishment of more than two years Thursday, Koda will be barred from contesting polls for next six years. Besides Koda, Gupta and the firm, the oth...


Congress, Missing Trump's Deadline, Doesn't Reimpose Sanctions On Iran

White House aides say Trump is angered by Congress' lack of progress, and could pull the United States out of the agreement by January 13. The 60-day wind...


Clement has one doubt for City test; key man available

John Stones is nearing a return to action but is still likely to miss the next couple of weeks, while Benjamin Mendy is out until the spring with a knee injury....


Fake websites that say Redskins changed name make rounds

The Washington Redhawks hoax turned out to be one of the most believable fake news stories in recent memory. The hoax included a fake team website and fake...


Two controversial federal judge nominees will not be confirmed, Senate Republican says

He also complained Tuesday that Talley had not disclosed to the committee during his interview that he is married to Ann Donaldson, the chief of staff for White...