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Sheriff: Dogs ate owner after mauling her to death

Agnew said during a news conference on Friday. The sheriff said that according to a preliminary report from the medical examiner, Stephens two pit bulls, each...


Theresa May promises to negotiate a 'rapid' Brexit transition deal

However, it could spark fresh tensions with Brussels after European Union leaders last week agreed their negotiating guidelines for a transition period, which i...


Snowfall warning in effect for East Vancouver Island

According to the notice, a low pressure weather system from northern Washington will be combining with Pacific moisture near the B.C. border. Precipitation will...


Syria's Assad calls US-backed Kurdish fighters 'traitors'

Only a number of towns in Syria remain under the control of the jihadists, as regime forces backed by Russian Federation and Iran, and the US-supported Syrian D...


British Columbia bans grizzly bear hunting

Because the B.C. grizzly population is already high, and it will no doubt grow much higher now that zero controls will be placed on the animals' numbers, the nu...


Pence delays trip to Egypt, Israel because of U.S. tax vote

Pence, a strong supporter of Trump's decision, was to spend three days in the region with stops in Israel and Egypt, the first high-level official to visit afte...


Virginia congressmen, senators back reauthorizing Children's Health Insurance Program

Charles Smith, executive commissioner for the Texas Health and Human Services Commission, sent a letter to Gov. Greg Abbott on Friday saying the federal Centers...


Steve Kerr: Kobe Bryant reflects "modern version" of Michael Jordan

I think he's a very different player, a different mentality, mind-set. And what about an epic Jordan-Kobe one-on-one game? "I don't think we've seen that sinc...


Tupac murder weapon found then goes missing

The producers from A&E's docu-series " Who Killed Tupac? " made this bombshell claims after they got hold of information from a police document, TMZ reported....


Ex-wife of slain National Basketball Association player Lorenzen Wright is arrested

They told him they often saw Sherra Wright outside on her cell phone, sometimes heard screaming, but also someone they never suspected would be wanted for a ...


Gunmen attack military training centre in Kabul

Nasrat Rahimi, deputy spokesman for the interior ministry, said three attackers dressed in police uniforms seized a building under construction near a National ...


'Nothing to fear,' as Austria's far-right returns to power

Head of the Freedom Party Heinz-Christian Strache (L) and head of the People's Party Sebastian Kurz address a news conference in Vienna , Austria, Dec. Aft...


Trump praises senator who torched his nominee

District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina, and Damien Schiff, nominated for the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. That record of giving more contr...


SNL's Trump Celebrates Christmas With ScarJo's Ivanka and... Omarosa?

After several ornaments were placed, Baldwin's Trump asked "Where's my next ornament?" Hopefully, Johansson's relationship with Jost means that 2018 will featur...


Holiday Travel Weather: When Should We Leave To Beat The Snow?

Some very blustery conditions are expected between Christmas and New Year, with gales at times, and perhaps showery conditions in the north and west. Historical...


Australian police arrest man accused of brokering N. Korean missiles

Intriguing details are emerging about the Sydney man accused of brokering the sale of weapons of mass destruction for North Korea . " North Korea is a uns...


China's Air Force Holds Drills Near Japan, South Korea and Taiwan

Five Chinese military aircraft, including bombers and fighter jets, breached Korea's air defense identification zone (Kadiz) Monday morning without notice, prom...


Manchin calls on Franken to un-resign

Now it seems Franken's vague language about when he would resign has opened the door for a handful of Democratic senators to urge him, publicly and privately,...


Princess Charlotte Will Begin Willcocks Nursery School In January 2018

School officials say they are "delighted" with the decision and look forward to welcoming Charlotte to the nursery . Fees are £3,050 (US$4,072) per term for mo...


White House: 'No conversation' about firing Mueller

Trump's legal team has reacted with outraged claims of unconstitutional and illegal tactics , while Fox News hosts have begun wildly accusing the Federal Burea...