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13 hurt in explosions at NY cosmetics factory

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It is about a half mile from the town hall and police station. A private label contract packaging and filling firm founded in 1980, New Windsor-based Verla offers nail polish, color cosmetics, personal care items, creams, lotions, fragrances and more, according to the company's website . Read More »

Trump believes Mueller probe is nearly done

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On Nov. 19, the Mueller probe requested the DOJ to turn over a trove of documents related to the Comey dismissal and Attorney General Jeff Sessions' decision to recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation, ABC News reports. Spicer and Priebus left the White House over the summer, but they were still around when Trump fired FBI Director James Comey. "Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein played key roles in Comey's removal". Read More »

Ad encourages GOP senator to vote no on tax bill

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First up: Sen. Susan Collins of ME, who has said that she has deep concerns about the Senate version of the bill , which would slash the corporate tax rate, make temporary changes to individual tax rates, eliminate a series of deductions for individuals and businesses, and end the Obamacare mandate that imposes a fine on people who don't buy health insurance. Read More »

Amsterdam picked to host European Union medicines agency after Brexit

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Both agencies are now located in London, but are required to move to separate European cities when the United Kingdom leaves the EU in 2019. Amsterdam won the right to host the EU's EMA drug agency when it leaves London after Brexit after the Dutch city tied with Milan in a vote on Monday that was then decided by the drawing of lots, diplomatic sources said. Read More »

China offers solution for Rohingya refugee crisis

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Stephane Dujarric, the chief UN spokesman who reported the grim statistics, told reporters at the UN Headquarters in NY that the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has received reports of some 30 improvised rafts, carrying more than 1,000 people arrived in Bangladesh from Myanmar. Read More »

Keystone XL pipeline route approved

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The panel said in the decision that the alternative route was only eight kilometres longer than the preferred route, and that TransCanada had told the commission it was still a viable and beneficial route. If the expansion is approved by Nebraska, the controversial pipeline will carry almost 830,000 barrels of oil a day through three states. "Today, U.S. Read More »

Attorney: Ex-Oklahoma senator to plead to child sex charge

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Moore police found the teen and the man in the hotel room that had a strong smell of marijuana; condoms were also found in the man's backpack. When the police searched an online conversation between the two, they saw the juvenile had asked for money and Shortey had acquiesced with a request for "sexual stuff". Read More »

Receivers struggle as Cardinals lose to Texans 31-21

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Gabbert did toss a pair of interceptions after the Foreman score stretched the deficit to 10. "I don't know how many yards we ran for, but obviously we have to be balanced", Fitzgerald said. Fitzgerald passed Tony Gonzalez (15,127) for fifth-most receiving yards in National Football League history on that play and ended the day with 91 yards receiving to give him 15,157 yards. Read More »

India Cancels $500M Arms Deal with Israel's Rafael

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The deal was signed to strengthen Indo-Israel defence cooperation and Rafale had also entered into a joint venture with Kalyani Group to take this project forward. India had also rejected an offer from the United States-based Raytheon-Lockheed Martin for Javelin ATGM in favour of the Israeli weapon system. The Indian military, which now uses an inferior anti-tank missile that does not work well at night, reportedly expressed concerns that the decision to scrap the Spike deal would negatively ... Read More »

Israel fires 'warning shot' amid Syrian border activity

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The latest incident also comes amid growing tensions over Iran's expansionism and influence in Syria and across the region. The agreement "prohibits the entry of heavy construction tools or military vehicles into the demilitarized zone", the IDF said. Read More »

RELATED: Woman with "F** Trump" sticker jailed

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State Rep. Ron Reynolds said in an official statement that the news meeting will address the "treachery against Karen Fonseca". The decal on the pickup's rear window read, "F*** Trump, and f*** you for voting for him". Fonseca and her husband Mike maintain that the real reason she was arrested at her home in front of her six-year-old daughter was the decal, but she's not letting the experience deter her from speaking her mind. Read More »

Satellite imagery show construction of North Korean ballistic missile submarine

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According to the site, run by the U.S. -Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, images taken by commercial satellites show indications of shipbuilding and missile ejection testing. Dr Layton believes the submarine weapon could be a back-up if the country's road mobile, nuclear-armed intercontinental ballistic missile plan fails. Read More »

Temple in Ayodhya, mosque in Lucknow: Shia Waqf board

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Big push towards Ram Mandir resolution in AyodhyaIn a bid to resolve Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute, the Uttar Pradesh Shia Central Waqf Board has come up with a proposal following discussions with different stakeholders. He said that the Shia Board would construct the mosque from its own resources. Rizvi said that the Sunni Central Waqf Board, which was a party in the dispute, was unnecessarily trying to create obstacles in the way of resolving the dispute through negotiations. Read More »

Government Websites Publically Revealed Aadhaar Details: UIDAI

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Such a framework would require an individual to share dummy or pseudo numbers - and not the real Aadhaar number - to government agencies, private utilities, banks and while withdrawing money from ATMs or moving funds from one bank account to another under the Aadhaar-enabled payment system. Read More »

Kellyanne Conway warns: Roy Moore's opponent could jeopardize tax reform

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Corfman said of Moore's claims not to know her, "I wonder how many mes he doesn't know". When Mrs. Conway was pushed about whether people in Alabama should therefore support Mr. "We decided together that we shouldn't do it at that time", she said. 'And I told them an overview and gave them the ability to make the decision. Read More »

Hariri to Visit Egypt Tuesday, Return to Lebanon Wednesday

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Ghasemi asserted that the Arab League statement was the product of Saudi "pressure and propaganda", according to Iranian state media. He accused Riyadh of "following the policy of the Zionist regime. Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim Al-Jaafari also did not attend the meeting. Mr.al-Hariri, a Sunni Arab, vanished on November 3 only to resurface in Riyadh, the Saudi capital, the next day, when he used a strained appearance on Saudi TV to resign. Read More »

Why does the President pardon the turkey?

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Of course, the turkey doesn't get to stay (sorry Tad, no turkeys for pets at the White House). The National Turkey Federation makes a big to-do out of the annual event, even supplying a motorcade from the turkey farm to the airport. After the pardoning, they will live out their lives at Virginia Tech University. The origins of the ceremony are thought to spark from President Lincoln giving clemency to a turkey back in 1863, as reported by White House Reporter Noah Brooks in 1865. Read More »

Building collapses due to fire at factory in Ludhiana, 3 dead

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About 12 peopple are feared killed and several other injured when a five storey building of a plastic factory in Sophia colony here tday. Some employees of fire brigade and Muncipal Corporation are also trapped in the debries of building. The fire officers trapped are Rajinder Sharma, Raj Kumar and Sumohan Gill and the MC official is Laxman Dravid, reads the media reports. "We have managed to pull out one body". Read More »

Cook grabs RSM Classic lead

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Cook birdied three of his last four holes after the three-shot lead he began the day with slipped to one over Spaun. "There is a lot of trouble out here especially with the wind blowing", he said. Cook, who has Gay's former caddie, Kip Henley, carrying his bag, never slipped after a bogey at the second hole, just his second of the week. "If they gain a couple on me early, it doesn't matter because there is still a lot of golf to play", Cook said. Read More »

Miss World Manushi Chhillar takes Tharoor's tweet in jest

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Manushi has become the first woman to win the Miss World 2017 contest after actress Priyanka Chopra won it in 2000, and was praised by the previous beauty queen. Chhillar was crowned the victor by last year's champion Stephanie del Valle of Puerto Rico, while Stephanie Hill of England and Andrea Meza of Mexico finished as runners-up. Read More »

A sunny, cool and breezy Sunday

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Highs in the upper 50s to near 60. FRIDAY: Mostly sunny and a little warmer. This will bring mostly cloudy skies and yes, even some spotty showers. Tuesday night is forecasted to be mostly clear with a low around 28. The cold front producing Saturday night's storms has fully pushed through the state and now cool air is flowing freely into the state. Read More »

Rivlin rejects Hebron shooter Elor Azaria's clemency request

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Azaria submitted a formal request last month. Rivlin said he took that into account, along with the decision of the trial judges, combined with the fact that Azaria will face a review panel that will consider his release in three months. Minutes later, while Sharif was lying on the ground, Azaria shot him in the head. "Beyond the price that the soldier and his family have paid ..." Azaria was originally sentenced to 18 months in prison, but, in September, Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot ... Read More »

Who Was Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi?

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Mr Dasmunsi was temporarily moved to Dusseldorf in Germany in 2009 where he underwent a stem cell therapy in an attempt to reverse some of the loss of brain functions caused by the stroke. The 72-year-old leader had begun his political career with the Indian Youth Congress, and later was elected as MP in 1971. West Bengal Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury confirmed the news to The Indian Express . Read More »

Alonso fuels Le Mans talk with WEC rookie test

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Along with the Monaco Grand Prix and Indianapolis 500, Le Mans completes the triple crown of motorsport and only Graham Hill has tasted victory in all three events. "We very much respect his interest in different forms of motorsport and it is a pleasure to offer him this chance to drive a hybrid LMP1 vehicle". The McLaren F1 driver completed 113 laps at the wheel of the TS050 Hybrid, his best time of one minute 43.013 seconds within seven tenths of regular Toyota driver Mike Conway. Read More »

A Testy Orrin Hatch Defends Republican Tax Plan During Senate Hearing

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The Senate Finance Committee approved the tax reform bill in a party-line vote, sending it to the full Senate. Like the House measure, it would slash the corporate tax rate and reduce personal income tax rates for many . Gimme' a break", Hatch complained. He added: "This bull crap that you guys throw out there really gets old after a while". "What you've said is not right", Mr. Read More »

IHC gives interior minister 48-hour deadline to end Faizabad sit

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The court also issued show-cause notices for contempt of court to the interior secretary, chief commissioner and Islamabad inspector general. It merits highlighting here that the court had permitted the district administration to exercise its authority and advised the deployment of the Punjab Rangers or the Frontier Constabulary, if needed. Read More »

Search continues for missing Gaia

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You will have justice. Meanwhile, her twin sister has said she is "heartbroken" at the loss of her "beautiful twin". Detective Superintendent Paul Kessell, of Dorset Police's Major Crime Investigation Team, said that police were confident that the body belonged to Gaia. Read More »

Big Bend Border Patrol agent dies in the line of duty

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Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas), whose district includes Van Horn, said on his Facebook page, "My thoughts are with the loved ones of Border Patrol Agent Rogelio Martinez, who was fatally injured in Van Horn". This is a stark reminder of the ongoing threat that an unsecure border poses to the safety of our communities and those charged with defending them. Read More »

Los Angeles County patrol vehicle collision kills 2 children

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Two deputies were responding to a call about a gunshot victim when their SUV collided with two other vehicles in the intersection. The sheriff's department tweeted that the collision was fatal, but details about what happened and the number of injuries, or their severity, were not immediately available. Read More »

Germany's Angela Merkel to inform president of unsuccessful coalition talks

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Voicing regret for the FDP's decision, Ms. Merkel vowed to steer Germany through the crisis. "But I will do everything possible to ensure that this country will be well led through these hard weeks". But after the SPD suffered a humiliating loss at the polls, the party's top brass has repeatedly said its place was now in the opposition. New elections could impact the future of Brexit negotiations . Read More »