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Man Beats Stepson To Death For Trying To Get Cookie

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The family is said to have been staying at a local hotel while she worked the double shift. According to prosecutors, Montgomery put Brice to sleep and had the other children lay with him, but officials believe the child was dead by that time. Read More »

Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball to skip 2-game road trip

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This is definitely good news for the Lakers faithful, as their prized rookie has the drive to become the best basketball player that he can be. "... "Been getting hit same quad every game it feels like", Kuzma said. "Our guys really came together tonight and really played well for most of the game". Read More »

Pakistan defence minister responds furiously to Trump's 'lies and deceit' tweet

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In contrast to his tweet Monday, Trump in October was talking about how much Pakistan now respected the US. In his first tweet of the new year, Trump had said that the United States had "foolishly" given Pakistan $33 billion Dollars in aid over the last 15 years, "and they have given us nothing but lies & deceit, thinking of our leaders as fools". Read More »

Students uncover 'snake eggs' in school sandpit

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One of the volunteers, Yvette Attleir , presumed that they belonged to an eastern brown snake, however this theory was dispelled as the Australian Reptile Park general manager Tim Faulkner said that the shape of the eggs found at school were not consistent with the size of the venomous snake. Read More »

'Enemies of Iran' meddling in deadly unrest

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Online video showed police in the capital Tehran firing water cannon to disperse demonstrators, in footage said to have been filmed on Sunday. Two people were shot dead in the southwestern town of Izeh on Sunday and several others were injured, ILNA news agency quoted a member of parliament as saying. Read More »

Frigid start to 2018, watching Thursday

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That low will be driven northeastward up the east coast Wednesday and Thursday. However, if it falls as snow throughout the entire event - more accumulation is possible. With a lot of frosty air set up finished the East and South, a risk of solidifying precipitation, hail or snow is in play even toward the Southeast coast. Read More »

Vikas Gupta may win Bigg Boss 11: Priyank Sharma

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Shilpa declared that she and Hina should take up the 5th and 6th positions while the Luv Tyagi , Aakash and Puneesh can decide their places amongst themselves. Vikas says that's true, now the task on Tuesday will decide what will happen. Later, Hina and Vikas are upset over their decision and regret it by saying that they should have fought for their spot since it is the second last week of the season. Read More »

Trump's First Tweets of 2018 About Pakistan, Iran

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He also repented for financially helping Pakistan with the provision of $33 billion in last decade and half. They basically accused Trump of lying, and announced their country is not going to take any of the American president's nastiness. Read More »

Israel Approves Annexation of Illegal West Bank Settlements

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In response, the USA president threatened, in following statements, that he will cut aid to countries that voted against the United States' decision regarding Jerusalem. recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital in December. Trump is the first president to stand up for the State of Israel on an worldwide stage. Read More »

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend Shame Twitter Into Stripping Pizzagater's Verified Badge

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Recent reports have revealed that singer John Legend and his wife, model Chrissy Teigen , have responded to the alarming allegations made by a conspiracy theorist that they were involved in human trafficking and pedophilic practices. "Love to you, Charlotte and Marc!" Chrissy took to Twitter keeping everyone updated on the fiasco and when they finally landed safely in Tokyo they celebrated with ramen noodles! Teigan proceeded to call out the social network for verifying Crokin - and ... Read More »

Democrat Doug Jones officially declared winner in Alabama

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Alabama's secretary of state, John Merrill, told Associated Press on Wednesday evening that he had no intention of delaying the canvassing board meeting. Senate to 51-49. He will fill the seat made vacant by Attorney General Jeff Sessions when he joined Donald Trump's cabinet. Merrill said his office had received more than 100 reports of voter fraud and had adjudicated more than 60. Read More »

Crude Oil Holds $60 Mark Amid Middle East Turmoil

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The 14-member cartel, Russian Federation and nine other crude producers announced plans to extend their output cuts until the end of 2018. In July, petrol cost on average 113.7p/lt with diesel at 115.6p. "If we don't see that pattern continue then, we could see a significant correction". Protesters have expressed anger against Iran's president, Hassan Rouhani and religious leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. Read More »

Iran top leader says enemies have stirred unrest in country

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A police spokesman said on state television that a "rioter" shot at police with a hunting rifle in the city of Najaf Abad. Hundreds of people have been arrested following the clashes. That was echoed Monday by judiciary chief Ayatollah Sadegh Larijani, who urged authorities to confront rioters, state TV reported. US President Donald Trump has tweeted in support of the protesters, writing: "The great Iranian people have been repressed for many years". Read More »

'Swatting' incident ends in death of innocent father-of-two

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Officer Mike Lopez with the LAPD tells our partners at KSN News that Tyler Barriss , of Los Angeles, was arrested at 4 p.m. Friday on a fugitive warrant in connection with the incident. Wichita police responded to a 911 call (see video below) Thursday indicating that an armed man was holding his family hostage. An argument over a $1.50 bet in Call of Duty led to a prank that caused the death of Wichita's Andrew Finch, a 28-year-old father of two. Read More »

Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots grow to almost $800M

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The Mega Millions victor was also drawn Friday without a victor. No one won Saturday night's Powerball drawing, which puts Wednesday's jackpot at about $440 million. for Powerball, and Wednesday at 10:45 p.m. for Megabucks Doubler. There are several factors for the lack of a victor, including fewer players. Players may also go for the big one by purchasing two chances to win the jackpot for just $3 with the new Just the Jackpot option. Read More »

Iranian protesters attack police stations, raise stakes in unrest

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The United States has been disrespecting, insulting, isolating, bullying, and punishing the Iranian people for 65 years because they wanted democracy. He added , however, that the demonstrations should not devolve into violence or anti-government chants. On Saturday, tens of thousands of government supporters marched in cities across Iran in a show of support for the regime and Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. Read More »

Two Dead in Table Mountain Climbing Incident

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Local media reported that two bodies were recovered this morning: a local guide and a foreign female tourist. Approximately 800 people were left stranded on the mountain for hours as a result of Table Mountain's cable cars being commandeered for the rescue. Read More »

German MP probed for anti-Muslim posts

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Following her tweet, the MP's Twitter account was suspended on 1 January for 12 hours. Von Storch is now under consideration by authorities on whether she should be charged for incitement of hatred, a criminal offence. AfD leader Alexander Gauland portrayed the incident as a outcome of the new law, which his party has strongly opposed, declaring that it is "already showing its freedom-curbing effect on the first day of the new year". Read More »

WEATHER FORECAST: Very cold end to 2017

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The wind won't be as strong as it was yesterday morning, but it will still be strong enough to keep wind chills below zero for much of the Valley. New Years Eve is trending clearer than Sunday morning, and that means colder temperatures without clouds to stop radiational cooling. Read More »

12 hurt, 1 seriously, in Bronx fire

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Firefighters have been pulled from the building and fight the blaze from outside, the FDNY said. One woman ran down the hall banging on doors to try and get her neighbors out. "By the time we opened the door in the hallway, there was black smoke". Excluding the September 11 attacks, it was the deadliest fire in the city since 87 people were killed during a social club fire in the same Bronx neighborhood in 1990. Read More »

Tiger Zinda Hai is all set to gross 500 crores worldwide

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The movie is shattering box office records since its release on 22 Dec 2017. Tiger Zinda Hai film was directed by Ali Abbas Zafar , also the film scripted and screenplay was done by him. Here's a detailed report of Tiger Zinda Hai's box office performance. The film Tiger Zinda Hai was received a lot of applause from the audience as well as Industry people. Read More »

South Korea proposes North Korea talks for January 9

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This comes as Kim warned the USA that the entire mainland is within the range of his nuclear weapons, while expressing North Korea's will to take part in PyeongChang 2018 and that both Koreas can meet urgently on the Olympics. The U.S. State Department did not respond to a requests for comment on Kim's New Year's address, but analysts said it was an attempt to weaken the U.S. Read More »

Will new Foreign Secretary Gokhale change India's approach towards China?

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One name doing the rounds as successor was current ambassador to the US, Navtej Singh Sarna but he is due to retire on December 31, 2017 and has already served out an extention. He was also India's High Commissioner to Malaysia from January 2010 to October 2013, following which he was India's envoy to Germany from October 2013 to January 2016. Read More »

Rohani To Address Nation As Iran's Street Protests Turn Deadly

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He added that no request had yet been put to the Revolutionary Guards to intervene in the capital. VOA said a reporter with its Persian Service had spoken to their families. As the protests spread, demonstrators have used them to highlight a variety of other problems, including government corruption and the need for reforms. Read More »

Federer beats Khachanov at Hopman Cup

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Federer dropped two match points but claimed victory after an unsuccessful line challenge from Khachanov. "I think all those question marks aren't really there this time around, which is a nice thing". The world No. 10 was put through her paces by 19-year-old Inglis, who has been used as a hitting partner during the tournament this summer and last. Read More »

Pence visit to Egypt remains in plans: vice president office

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Pence had planned to visit Israel in late December, but he postponed the trip in order to be in the US when Congress was voting on a tax reform bill, White House officials announced last month. It was believed that Pence might have been needed to cast the deciding vote in the closely divided Senate. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shakes hands with Mike Pence during a 2014 meeting. Read More »

Dalit groups protest in Chembur, traffic affected

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An announcement regarding the same is being made at all stations of the central railway. Traffic in areas like Chembur, Mulund and Sion, and local trains on Harbour Line were severely affected due to protest. Four companies of state reserve police (SRP) and almost 400 extra policemen from Mumbai Police have been deployed in Chembur, Mulund, Kurla, Govandi areas. Read More »

Ukip councillor's wife found dead at home

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Paramedics attended but she was declared dead at the scene, officers said. Mrs Searle was found unresponsive at an address in The Brickfields in the Suffolk town at 10.30pm on Saturday. He told voters at the time: "It's superb to be fighting again for my Country, and my People". The suspect also stood as Ukip parliamentary candidate for Suffolk Central and Ipswich North in the June general election but came in last from among five candidates. Read More »

Add wind and 'feels like' drops to minus-1

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For tips, see this week's print edition. Temperatures will struggle to get into the middle single digits above zero this afternoon, while wind chills hover between 5 and 15 degrees below zero. Winds gusting as high as 40 miles per hour will cause areas of blowing and drifting snow. The average temperature of -4 degrees was also the coldest average for January 1 in Chicago, lower than the -2.5 degree mark set in 1969, the Weather Service said. Read More »

Storm Eleanor expected to hit Britain with 80mph winds

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It added: "There is a small chance of injuries and danger to life, as well as minor property damage, from flying debris". High tide in Blackpool will be at around 11.30am. Wales, the southwest and northwest of England and southwest Scotland are vulnerable to flooding with more downpours falling on already saturated ground. Read More »

Australian investigators to raise seaplane in which Compass Group CEO, family killed

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Police divers are on scene and all six bodies have been recovered - five were passengers and the sixth was the pilot. Australian media reports identified the victims as the CEO's two sons, his fiancee and her daughter. "We wish to pass on our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the passengers and pilot who were tragically killed", managing director Aaron Shaw said in a statement. Read More »

People Hurt in San Francisco When Truck Slams Into Pedestrians, Parked Vehicle

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Fire crews responded to a crash in San Francisco that involved a box truck and two pedestrians on Monday afternoon, according to the San Francisco Fire Department, NBC reports. "And, inside the vehicle is the family of five", SFPD Sergeant John Bragagnolo said. The five suffered minor injuries, and they range in age from pre-teen to adult. Read More »

Kim Jong-un: North Korea's nuclear arsenal is now complete

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Kim's January 1 speeches have previously set the direction for tensions on the Korean peninsula. It is the second known vessel under probe by South Korea on suspicions of ship-to-ship supplies of petroleum products to North Korea, banned under the global sanctions over its nuclear and missile programs. Read More »