South Korea's Park retains lawyer before questioning by prosecutors

A notice was sent to the presidential Blue House yesterday and prosecutors were awaiting a response, they said. Under South Korea's criminal litigation law, which requires suspects to be either indicted or released within 20 days of their arrest,... More..

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Trump lauds Electoral College as Clinton wins popular vote
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Trump lauds Electoral College as Clinton wins popular vote

Boxer noted in a statement that Donald Trump is the fifth candidate in United States history to lose the popular vote and still become president. President-elect Donald Trump appears to have had a change of...More..

Kosovo police 'foil Daesh attack' on Israeli football team
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Kosovo police 'foil Daesh attack' on Israeli football team

Members of Israel's national soccer team celebrate after scoring a goal against Albania during their World Cup Group G qualifying soccer match in Elbasan, Albania , on Saturday. The arrests of 18 Kosovo Alba...More..

Barack Obama has 'concerns' over President-elect Donald Trump
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Barack Obama has 'concerns' over President-elect Donald Trump

Those fears were exacerbated for many by Trump's naming on Sunday of firebrand polemicist Stephen Bannon as a top White House adviser. NPR's Scott Horsley is with us now to talk about that. elections - on...More..

by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Turkey to scrap PM in new system: minister

Earlier, after extensive talks with Prime Minister Sharif, Erdogan held a joint press conference wherein he said that they talked about the situation in Kashmir. Aafia Malik, a mother with two children in PakTu...More..

Pranab Mukherjee : India is keen to partner with Israel !
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Pranab Mukherjee : India is keen to partner with Israel !

Harshavardhan Neotia, President, FICCI and Chairman, Ambuja Neotia Group, pointed out that the potential in trade is enormous and while there has been much talk of an FTA, FICCI is in favour of an India-Israel ...More..

by | Friday, November 18, 2016

US Obama admin suspends TPP vote efforts

The White House had lobbied hard for months in the hope of moving forward on the pact if the Democratic nominee, Hillary Clinton, had won. There are also concerns over Trump's promise to tear up NAFTA (the No...More..

Grandma's mistaken text to teen leads to sweet Thanksgiving surprise
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Grandma's mistaken text to teen leads to sweet Thanksgiving surprise

Jamil told BuzzFeed that he thought it was HIS grandma, but asked for a photo to verify. "My grandma's got a big heart, and said she wouldn't want him to be away from his family on Thanksgiving". To which he ...More..

Brooke Mueller hospitalized after weird behavior
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Brooke Mueller hospitalized after weird behavior

Charlie Sheen , for his part, has not made any additional comments since he told TMZ that he was trying to get his children home safe. Mueller was taken to an area hospital for evaluation. She was reportedly ...More..

State police search for SUV in Princeton woman's death
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

State police search for SUV in Princeton woman's death

Her naked and burned body was found in the woods near her mother's home off Brooks Station Road. The small Central Massachusetts town is still reeling from Vanessa's death, but tonight, investigators are aski...More..

Purdue suspends four football players as they investigate sexual assault allegation
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Purdue suspends four football players as they investigate sexual assault allegation

The names of the Purdue football players accused of the sexual assault have not been released . At least one other student has come forwarding alleging she was also assaulted by a football player, Massillama...More..

by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Leaderless Democratic Party in dire straits after GOP sweeps

The presidency was won by Donald Trump, who made his fortune marketing office towers and casinos, and, more recently, starring in a popular reality-television program, and who has never held elective office o...More..

What Donald Trump might really do with health care
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

What Donald Trump might really do with health care

In the interview with the WSJ , Trump said he is in favor of keeping two specific provisions of the act: one which allows parents to provide years of additional coverage for their children on their insurance...More..

2 arrested in assault of 'Deadliest Catch' star
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

2 arrested in assault of 'Deadliest Catch' star

They are attempting to establish "probable cause to make an arrest". #BREAKING: @SpokanePD confirm they have arrested the couple accused of assaulting @DeadliestCatch castmember Jake Harris. Josh has been post...More..

by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Palestinians criticise Israel bill

According to Jaabis, the father of the family, the Jerusalem municipality had told them to destroy the apartments themselves or they had to pay an additional fee to Israeli demolition groups, a customary prac...More..

by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

108-year-old Cubs fan celebrates World Series victory

The first order of business was picking up Carlos Santana's club option for 2017 , which was about as big a no-brainer as you'll find in baseball. As the Cubs got up on stage to give speeches, it was Anthony...More..

by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Syrian army and allies make gains in Aleppo

The messages, purportedly sent by Syrian state telecoms provider MTN called on "gunmen" to abandon their weapons and leave East Aleppo "if they want to stay alive" while also striking an antagonistic tone, clai...More..

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Josh Groban & More React to Passing of Leonard Cohen
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Josh Groban & More React to Passing of Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen's most widely known tune is Hallelujah, made famous by Jeff Buckley's interpretation in 1994. Among his accolades were entry into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the Songwriters Hall of Fame and...More..

SC Gov. Haley reportedly being considered for Secretary of State
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

SC Gov. Haley reportedly being considered for Secretary of State

During her response to President Barack Obama's state of the union address, Haley urged fellow Republicans not to follow the "siren call of the angriest voices", a phrase many interpreted to be a reference to T...More..

by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Hate crime against Muslims rise by 67%

The Southern Poverty Law Center said it had received 437 reports of such incidents between Wednesday, Nov. 9 and Monday, Nov. 14. The FBI's annual report comes before a contentious campaign. The data for thi...More..