Rahul Gandhi Appoints New Meghalaya Unit Chief After Five Congress MLAs Quit

While Lyngodh has been made president of a 13-member Pradesh Election Committee (PEC), Lapang's name figures at number five in the panel after that of Chief Minister Mukul Sangma , Vincent Pala and James S Lyngdoh. Besides the Congress legislators, ... More..

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Police patrols looking for drug impaired drivers
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Police patrols looking for drug impaired drivers

The event is part of the "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" campaign. "It has taken more than 35 years to convince the vast majority of the public that driving under the influence of alcohol is risky, illegal a...More..

Greenville Woman Charged in Death of 7-year-old
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Greenville Woman Charged in Death of 7-year-old

A 7-year-old boy was killed in the shooting. A 7-year-old child is dead and two people are in custody in the aftermath of a shooting that took place Thursday afternoon in Greenville , KXAS-TV (NBC5 ) report...More..

2 in custody in connection with Troy murders
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

2 in custody in connection with Troy murders

Shanta Myers' sister said they had planned to spend the holiday together. "Give the information to the authorities so that they can help find the person who has destroyed us, emotionally, mentally", Symes t...More..

Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly attacks in Kabul
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly attacks in Kabul

No-one has yet said they were behind the attack. In May, ISIL claimed an attack targetting an Afghan state television building in Jalalabad that killed six people . A local Shiite leader said one of the bomb...More..

South Korea seizes Hong Kong ship over North Korea oil transfer
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

South Korea seizes Hong Kong ship over North Korea oil transfer

The South Korean Foreign Ministry told CNN Sunday that authorities have launched an investigation into a ship it has seized, but it would not give further details "due to the sensitivity of the issue", about wh...More..

Five deputies shot, one dead in suburban Denver
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Five deputies shot, one dead in suburban Denver

The Douglas County, Colorado Sheriff's Office said that seven people have been shot, one of them fatally, but a gunman as law enforcement responded to a domestic disturbance call early Sunday morning. The scene...More..

Houston Police: Arrested man with guns didn't plan to use them
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Houston Police: Arrested man with guns didn't plan to use them

Police also confiscated his truck and were searching it for more weapons. Senties said a trespassing charge would stem from the fact that the man refused to leave the hotel when told to do so. The man was taken...More..

Struggling Lakers hold team meeting to address grievances
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Struggling Lakers hold team meeting to address grievances

With the Lakers front office looking to position itself to reel in at least one big target in free agency next summer, some of the team's current players are in situations where they're unsure of their future...More..

Uber and Lyft prices expected to rise during New Year's Eve rush
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Uber and Lyft prices expected to rise during New Year's Eve rush

And to avoid those pesky fines, Bangor Police has some advice. The taxi industry has been at war with ride-sharing apps since Uber first launched in Australia. If you're going to drink on New Year's Eve, yo...More..

Turkey secures missile deal with Russian Federation
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Turkey secures missile deal with Russian Federation

Chemezov said that Turkey was the first North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member state to acquire the advanced S-400 missile system. Turkey's move to acquire the S-400s also is regarded in some Western capit...More..

Cops: Man Set 'Booby Trap' to Electrocute Pregnant Wife
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Cops: Man Set 'Booby Trap' to Electrocute Pregnant Wife

Deputies were called to the home on White Hall Drive on December 26 to do a security check of the home after the father-in-law of the homeowner called to report suspicious statements from 32-year-old Michael S...More..

St Petersburg supermarket blast suspect arrested
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

St Petersburg supermarket blast suspect arrested

St Petersburg will host several World Cup matches, including a semi-final. The news agency quoted a source close to the case as saying the suspect was 35-year-old Dmitry Lukyanenko, a resident of Saint Peters...More..

by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Police want tips in 'horrific' quadruple homicide

Police said that two women living together as partners, aged 36 and 22, and the older woman's two children, an 11-year-old boy and a 5-year-old girl, were killed in a "savage" attack. Pastor Jackie Robinson Sr....More..

3 people dead in Houston shooting incident
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

3 people dead in Houston shooting incident

Houston Police Department Executive Assistant Chief Troy Finner told reporters in a briefing that the shooter, who was a former employee of an auto fix shop, shot and killed two employees at the shop at around...More..

Nawaz Sharif to leave for Saudi Arabia tonight
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Nawaz Sharif to leave for Saudi Arabia tonight

He further said that over 40 parties are standing with him in this demand. Nawaz and Shehbaz Sharif "will not be talking about national matters; they will be discussing issues being faced by the Muslim worl...More..

NWS warns of cold weather
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

NWS warns of cold weather

Tomorrow night, lows plummet -15 to -20, with wind chills as cold as -35. Temperatures will warm up Monday to near zero degrees. Frigid RealFeel temperatures are also expected throughout parts of the upper ...More..

Erica Garner, pulled to activism after her father's death, dies at 27
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Erica Garner, pulled to activism after her father's death, dies at 27

Snipes said Garner had a heart attack after an asthma episode and was placed in a medically induced coma. A few months later, Erica staged a "die-in" on the same Staten Island N.Y. The person running her po...More..

Benitez reacts to boos from Newcastle fans after Brighton draw
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Benitez reacts to boos from Newcastle fans after Brighton draw

It has been an issue for quite some time, but on the final game before the opening of the January transfer window, it reared its head once again. When the first tactic of unleashing the fullbacks and getting cr...More..

by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Meghan Markle's Half-Sister Is Not Very Happy With Prince Harry

One now trying issue that Meghan is facing is the revelation that her half-sister, Samantha Grant , is writing a book about her soon-to-be-royal sibling. "How fun it was!" Queen Elizabeth II and senior m...More..