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Ethics committee launches sexual harassment probe into Democrat Rep. Kihuen

Steny Hoyer, D-Md., have taken a wait-and-see stance. The statement also noted that "that the mere fact that it is investigating these allegations, and public...


NBA Predictions: Will Trail Blazers win third in row at Hornets? 1216/17

The Portland Trail Blazers are averaging 103.3 points on 44.3 percent shooting and allowing 101.3 points on 44.8 percent shooting. The game starts at 7 p.m. T...


MF unit holders have 3 more months to link Aadhaar with folios

For linking of mobile phones with Aadhaar , the AG said the court might extend the time limit beyond February 6, 2018. Arguing for the petitioners, senior ad...


Pence delays Israel trip over GOP tax bill

John McCain of Arizona and Thad Cochran of MS, who both face health complications, raises doubts about whether the GOP will have the requisite votes. "It is ...


If Paul Ryan retires as House speaker, Steve Scalise could replace him

Sanders, during her Thursday press briefing, said Ryan specifically told Trump that reports of his impending departure were "not accurate". Ryan has apparen...


Franson releases statement about Tina Smith appointment

In the governor's office, Dayton is boss but Smith has been a steady voice setting a calm tone even in the midst of political turmoil. Indeed, her path to pol...


Why are sea lions attacking swimmers at San Francisco's Aquatic Park?

After rescuing a man this morning, SFFD warned the public to avoid entering the water where the incidents occurred; later, the Golden Gate National Park Service...


Donald Trump's administration banned from using the word 'transgender'

The forbidden words were "transgender", "vulnerable", "entitlement", "diversity", "fetus ", "evidence-based", and "science-based". The instructions even inclu...


Turkish PM Repeats Support for Jerusalem in Palestine

Hidmi said land and apartment prices in Jerusalem were likely to increase dramatically after the USA decision. "We hope the countries that have reacted [negat...


S Korea outraged by journalist beating in China

There are some 240 South Korean companies in the city. The South Koreans should have "found an equilibrium" between the media's needs and the guards' "profess...


EPS Forecast Revision Trends: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

It has underperformed by 2.57% the S&P500. Shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc. ( ATVI ) by 52.47% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. $...


SAIL supplies 70% steel for Mizoram's biggest power project

In his first visit to Mizoram since assuming office, Modi dedicated the 60MW Tuirial hydropower project to the nation and addressed the public at the Assam Ri...


Inter-State e-way Bill to be made compulsory from February 01

Additionally, this method is already being used by banks for digital payment transactions. Ferrying goods across states will now get quicker with the Goods ...


Gov. Mark Dayton to announce Senate pick Wednesday

Senate at the urging of his Democratic colleagues. She is expected to run to finish the term. In his announcement, Dayton praised Smith as a "person of the hi...


Jadeja smashes six sixes in an over in Saurashtra Cricket Association tournament

Jadeja's onslaught began in the 10th over and it was in the 15th over of the match that he hit the six sixes. Ravindra Jadeja , who is not part of the Indian...


Govt raises customs duty on some electronic items including TV, mobile phone

Customs duty on television set has been increased to 15 per cent from the existing 10 per cent. The notification issued by the Department of Revenue under th...


British Report Denounces US Weapons Supply to Terrorists

USA weapons fell into the hands of Daesh since 2014, when radicals self-proclaimed Islamic Caliphate of Syria and Iraq, by seizing extensive territories of both...


MA sues Betsy DeVos over student loan relief

Before DeVos froze the revisions, the department had granted relief to 28,000 students whose claims were similar to those that now are pending, Becerra said. As...


Jordanian 787 Pilot Calls Jerusalem Capital of Palestine

This is nothing more, or less, than recognition of reality. The protesters said Trump's decision on Jerusalem is not acceptable. He told the BBC: "He is dec...


Amit Shah first day @ Rajya sabha

Seated along with Shah and Modi will be leader of the House in the upper house, Arun Jaitley . BJP President Amit Shah on Friday made his debut in the Rajy...