Bromley waiter Matt Terry is X Factor winner

Nicole, 38, has now won X Factor twice: as well as triumphing with Matt, she led James Arthur to victory in 2012, which also saw one of her acts, Jahmene Douglas, named runner up. Nicole would only say last week: "I can't confirm that I'm going to [b... More..

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by | Tuesday, December 13, 2016

US, Western leaders calling for immediate Aleppo cease-fire

But US Secretary of State John Kerry said he would try to get Syrian peace talks going again with Russia's help. The government has been urging civilians to leave for months, and has accused the rebels of hol...More..

by | Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Lionel Richie, Mariah Carey to bring 'All the Hits' to Seattle's KeyArena

The last time Richie rolled through town was in 2014. Mariah Carey and Lionel Richie are heading out on the road next year together. Richie has "Hello", "Say You, Say Me" and "Endless Love" to his name, while...More..

Louisiana runoff to decide nation's last congressional seats
by | Monday, December 12, 2016

Louisiana runoff to decide nation's last congressional seats

Going into the general election on November 8, Republicans had a 54-seat majority. Voter turnout in Calcasieu was only 20 percent, which Stelly called "unbelievable". Louisiana is holding a runoff election on...More..

by | Monday, December 12, 2016

Madison County District Attorney weighs in on the execution of Ronald Smith

Either way, the execution is likely to become an issue in lawsuits by death row inmates who claim the first drug in Alabama's lethal injection procedure doesn't ease the pain for the two fatal drugs that follow...More..

by | Monday, December 12, 2016

Russia shows special forces in action in Syria

The Syrian army earlier said it had sent reinforcements to Palmyra, to help the army defend the city in what some rebels said were coming from Aleppo and forcing the Syrian government to divert troops from the ...More..

by | Monday, December 12, 2016

Donald Trump Appoints Walter White To Lead The DEA On SNL

In the show's cold open, that involved a surprise cameo from Bryan Cranston as Breaking Bad icon Walter White as he reveals that he's part of Trump's cabinet! The White character said he was recommended by Tr...More..

Snow Arrives Tonight Before Rain
by | Monday, December 12, 2016

Snow Arrives Tonight Before Rain

Sunday: A slight chance of flurries between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of snow after 2pm. South wind 5 to 7 miles per hour. Concord and areas to the south and east will likely see the lowest amounts due to the...More..

by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Cuba to observe 9 days of mourning for Fidel Castro

Dissidents who were repressed by his regime for years said they were happy that the "dictator" had died, but they called off regular demonstrations on Sunday out of deference to those in mourning. In the meanti...More..

Lawmakers to vote on impeachment against President Park
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Lawmakers to vote on impeachment against President Park

South Korean President Park Geun-hye is widely expected to be impeached by lawmakers on Friday amid the country's biggest political scandal in a generation, raising the prospect of early elections in Asia's fou...More..

Viola Desmond's story to be integrated in Alberta's school curriculum
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Viola Desmond's story to be integrated in Alberta's school curriculum

Desmond built a business as a beautician and, through her beauty school, was a mentor to young black women in Nova Scotia. "It's a really big day to have my big sister on a banknote", she said, describing Des...More..

NWS: Chicago could get 8 inches of snow this weekend
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

NWS: Chicago could get 8 inches of snow this weekend

South 5 To 15 miles per hour With Gusts Up To 25 miles per hour. This can cause significant blowing and drifting snow. The National Weather Service in Green Bay has issued a WINTER STORM WATCH , which will b...More..

by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

2 explosions heard near Istanbul soccer stadium; 20 wounded

The blast likely targeted a riot police bus, the minister said. Among those hurt are reportedly "many" riot police officers. The Turkish FA also expressed its "tremendous sorrow" and condemned the "inhuman ...More..

Federal judge agrees to end Michigan recount
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Federal judge agrees to end Michigan recount

The group of 27, most of whom were volunteers, recounted 24,175 ballots from St. Joseph County during an approximately six-hour period. Stein's team hasn't produced evidence of hacking, but calls Pennsylvania'...More..

by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Solomon Islands rocked by another major earthquake

Ms Zoloveke said based on reports received by two-way radio, Friday's quake caused significant damage and forced people from homes in the town of Kirakira on Makira Island, about 200km from the Pacific Island n...More..

Wreaths Across America in Colorado Springs
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Wreaths Across America in Colorado Springs

In Colorado Springs there are two cemeteries taking part. Family members of veterans buried at the cemetery off Highland Road will join with volunteers December 17 to lay approximately 8,000 wreaths at the he...More..

I absolutely faced racism during my presidency: Obama
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

I absolutely faced racism during my presidency: Obama

In an interview aired Wednesday on CNN , President Obama described how he thinks people may view him differently than other presidents because of his race. They also forgot to mention how many Americans have...More..

Obama orders 'full review' of Russian interference with election
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Obama orders 'full review' of Russian interference with election

Anxious that Trump will sweep the issue under the rug after his inauguration, seven Democrats on the Senate Intelligence Committee called on November 29 for the White House to declassify what it knows about Rus...More..

Come for debate after seeing family heritage: RS Prasad to Rahul Gandhi
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Come for debate after seeing family heritage: RS Prasad to Rahul Gandhi

This Thursday, Rahul stood shoulder to shoulder with leaders of other opposition parties sporting black arm-bands to observe one month of the demonetisation announcement at Mahatma Gandhi's statue inside parlia...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Presidential recount in Michigan expands to Detroit area

Stein countered that significant voting irregularities have been found in the past, but not in time to perform recounts. Philadelphia's elections commissioners rejected a request last week from Stein's lega...More..