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Berlin New Year party to have women 'safe zone'

Berlin New Year party to have women 'safe zone' It features fireworks and pop acts such as Rednex and Whigfield. There were also concerns about possible terror attacks in the wake of the attack on December 19, 2016 in which an asylum seeker drove a truck into a Berlin Christmas market and killed 12 people. [Full Article...]

Dozens of vehicles piled up on Thruway near Buffalo

Dozens of vehicles piled up on Thruway near Buffalo Lancaster Emergency Management said at least 75 vehicles were involved. Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz tweeted that the motorist was transported to the hospital . A travel advisory has been issued for northern Erie County, including all of Buffalo, Cheektowaga, Lancaster, Alden, and areas north to the Erie/Niagara County line. [Full Article...]

2017 recorded safest year in history for commercial passenger flights

2017 recorded safest year in history for commercial passenger flights Monday marked 399 days since the last fatal passenger jet airliner accident, according to the network. As recently as 2005, there were 1,015 deaths aboard commercial passenger flights worldwide, the Aviation Safety Network said. Bryan Cranston on Tuesday mocked President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for "serious case of amnesia" after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn:... [Full Article...]

Trail Blazers G Lillard to play vs. Cavs on Tuesday

Trail Blazers G Lillard to play vs. Cavs on Tuesday He saw more than 40 minutes during Monday's win, recording 11 points, six assists and five rebounds. Although he was healthy enough, Portland (19-17) opted against playing Lillard in Monday night's overtime victory over the Chicago Bulls so that he wouldn't face a back-to-back set of games upon his return. [Full Article...]

Rajinikanth to enter politics with mantra of change

Rajinikanth to enter politics with mantra of change He defined "spiritual politics" as one without shades of caste or religion but with transparency. "Every party that gets into power has been looting the country". Indian superstar Rajinikanth has finally announced that he will step into politics, after years of speculation. The AIADMK leaders too were cautious in their response. [Full Article...]

Senator Al Franken to Officially Resign from Office

Senator Al Franken to Officially Resign from Office Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith is expected to be sworn in as Franken's temporary replacement on Wednesday. Franken announced his plans to resign in December after multiple women accused him of sexual harassment and other inappropriate behavior. [Full Article...]

Travel story: A flight from New Zealand made it

Travel story: A flight from New Zealand made it Hundreds of people have joined a discussion on Twitter after a plane left a town in 2018 and arrived at their destination in 2017. It appears Hawaiian Airlines Flight 446 is quite the expert when it comes to "time travel". As a result, Hawaii is almost a day behind New Zealand, at the time of the flight. A 10-minute delay in departure caused the flight, originally scheduled for December 31,... [Full Article...]

Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots swell to almost $800M

Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots swell to almost $800M If you choose the cash option, that's $215 million. One ticket, which was sold in Florida, matched the five white balls to win $1 million on Friday. Six Mega Millions jackpots were won in 2017. Two big lottery jackpots are up for grab this week. Classic Lotto draws at 7:05 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. [Full Article...]

Utah Senator Orrin Hatch Won't Seek Re-election In 2018

Utah Senator Orrin Hatch Won't Seek Re-election In 2018 During an event last month at the Utah Capitol where Trump celebrated the administration's decision to shrink the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments, Trump called Hatch "a true fighter" and said he hoped the Republican would continue to serve "in the Senate for a very long time to come". [Full Article...]

US Military Confirms Killing of Soldier in Eastern Afghanistan

US Military Confirms Killing of Soldier in Eastern Afghanistan Army Gen. John W. Nicholson Jr., the senior US military commander in Afghanistan , issued a statement expressing condolences for the lost service member. The slain servicemember, the first USA combat fatality this year, was not identified. USA troops and Afghan allies have been fighting Islamic State militants in the area for two years, he adds. [Full Article...]

Oil hits highest since mid-2015, then dips

In Iran, protests against economic struggles and alleged corruption continued for a fifth day today, with nearly 500 people arrested and 13 people reported killed. Oil prices were up slightly on Thursday as a pipeline outage in Britain continued to lift Brent crude prices. Strong demand growth, especially from China , has also been supporting crude. [Full Article...]

Another NYC apartment building ravaged by 7-alarm blaze

Another NYC apartment building ravaged by 7-alarm blaze The displaced residents were placed on an nearby bus so they could keep warm while firefighters continued battling the inferno. Officials say firefighters cleared the building, and no people have been reported missing. The blaze began at about 5:30 a.m.at 1547 Commonwealth Ave.in the Van Nest neighborhood of the Bronx. Mayor Bill de Blasio said a child playing with a stove apparently touched o... [Full Article...]

Sub-freezing temps delay Robeson County Schools on Tuesday

Sub-freezing temps delay Robeson County Schools on Tuesday Due to concerns with cold weather affecting buses, Lancaster County students will start school two hours late on Wednesday. School buses hadn't run since winter break began December 22. Here's a guide on how to get those updates or change your preferences. "Over the past couple of days, DeKalb County has experienced extreme cold temperatures for our area", Barnett said. [Full Article...]

Trump Suggests Hillary Clinton's Former Top Aide Huma Abedin Should Be Jailed

Trump Suggests Hillary Clinton's Former Top Aide Huma Abedin Should Be Jailed It wasn't known to the public until 2016 that Yahoo suffered from multiple major data breaches by a "state-sponsor actor" and that over 1 billion accounts were affected between 2013-2015. The former Navy sailor Trump referred to is Kristian Saucier, who served a prison sentence and is now under house arrest for taking unauthorized photos inside the USS Alexandria. [Full Article...]

Mystery eggs found in sandpit shock kids in Australia

Mystery eggs found in sandpit shock kids in Australia When the rescuers turned up however, they found multiple nests and 43 unidentified eggs. Volunteers checked on the eggs after relocating them, but by this point all but one had hatched and crawled away. 'There is a possibility that she [the mother] may come back and lay another lot of eggs but we can't be sure at this stage'. The Camden Haven Courier reports the school is located close to a ... [Full Article...]

Jesus Injury Blow For City

Jesus Injury Blow For City In the first half of the 0-0 draw at Selhurst Park, the Brazil No.9 went down after twisting his left knee awkwardly when stretching for the ball. "Thanks god it is not very bad and I won't have to go through any surgery procedure". It is the second serious injury for Jesus since joining the Premier League leaders after he missed two months past year with a fractured metatarsal. [Full Article...]

Iran 'tested by its own citizens': Haley

Iran 'tested by its own citizens': Haley The issue is among the most contentious in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. "I view chairman Kim Jong-un's remarks about sending a North Korean delegation to the PyeongChang Olympics and holding government-level dialogue as a response to our proposal to turn the [Games] into a groundbreaking chance to improve South-North relations and establish peace", Moon said at a Cabinet meeting covered by ... [Full Article...]

Stock Performance to Track: Intel Corporation (INTC), SeaDrill Limited (SDRL)

Adviser Investments LLC now owns 119,114 shares of the chip maker's stock valued at $4,536,000 after purchasing an additional 16,896 shares during the last quarter. On Friday, August 21 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy". On Wednesday, January 11 the stock rating was upgraded by Societe Generale to "Buy". [Full Article...]

Blast at funeral in eastern Afghanistan kills 15

Blast at funeral in eastern Afghanistan kills 15 While no terror group immediately claimed responsibility for the bombing, the blast took place in the eastern province of Nangarhar, which is considered a stronghold of the "Islamic State" (IS) militia. The twisted wreckage of a motorcycle, a popular mode of transport in impoverished Afghanistan, lay in the dirt at the cemetery. The injured in the incident timely shifted to Nangarhar hospital. [Full Article...]

The Weather Channel fires back at Trump's global warming tweet

The Weather Channel fires back at Trump's global warming tweet The President of the United States has continued his war of scepticism on climate change by asserting the current cold snap covering parts of the USA could be fixed with a dose of "good old Global Warming ". Sobel explained that winter will not cease to exist and that cold weather can still happen despite global warming. Previous year set a record for Earth's average global temperature. [Full Article...]


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