• Prankster Sign Underscores Lunacy of New California Sanctuary Law
Prankster Sign Underscores Lunacy of New California Sanctuary Law

Because if you think ICE is going away, we're not. The debate over the policies pits those who argue sanctuary policies offer protection to hoodlums against those who say they provide a sense of safety that encourages undocumented residents to report crimes.

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  • North, South Korea to meet for talks Tuesday
North, South Korea to meet for talks Tuesday

President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for "serious case of amnesia" after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don't want to represent Trump at Olympics Poll: 4 in 10 Republicans think senior Trump advisers had improper dealings with Russia MORE responded to Kim's assertion about Pyongyang's nuclear arsenal on Tuesd...

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  • Wind Chill Advisory Tonight & Tomorrow Morning
Wind Chill Advisory Tonight & Tomorrow Morning

Streamlines of snow will be focalized in the primary snow belt. Temps will once again drop below zero, but in more locations, and a bit colder than this morning, so expect some delays for schools Friday morning. Those outside in State College and surrounding communities will feel as though it is anywhere from minus1 to minus 19 degrees outside ...

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  • Roy Moore's Wife: I Was Talking About A Different Jewish Lawyer
Roy Moore's Wife: I Was Talking About A Different Jewish Lawyer

Corfman has not received any compensation from the Washington Post or from any other source for disclosing Mr. Moore's sexual abuse of her when she was 14 years old", the suit reads. Moore later in the same interview denied knowing Ms. Corfman, and accused her of political motivations in speaking with The Washington Post: "I don't know Ms.

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  • Justice Department 'Looking Into' Hillary Clinton's Emails
Justice Department 'Looking Into' Hillary Clinton's Emails

Tom Fitton, president of the center-right government transparency group Judicial Watch , tweeted on Thursday afternoon that State would publish "releasable portions" of the documents on Friday. Trump and his associates have brought up Saucier's case before to ding Clinton, most notable during the Vice Presidential debate when Mike Pence claime...

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  • Egypt: hot air balloon crashes, killing 1 tourist
Egypt: hot air balloon crashes, killing 1 tourist

Hot air balloon incidents have occurred in the past over ancient Luxor. Egyptian authorities blamed strong winds, saying they had blown the balloon off its course and into a mountainous area. Luxor is one of the biggest tourist destinations in Egypt. The hot air balloon service is heavily promoted in Luxor, often mentioned as the best way to tour...

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  • Man Allegedly Sexually Assaulted Woman On Flight While She Slept
Man Allegedly Sexually Assaulted Woman On Flight While She Slept

Additionally, he told authorities that he attempted to put his finger in her vagina "but was not successful", according to the complaint obtained by the paper. The report also says that Prabhu admitted to unzipping Celia's trousers and putting his fingers inside. He also alleged that the woman had fallen asleep on his knee, and he was unaware o...

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  • United Kingdom lawmakers call for 'latte levy' on takeaway cups
United Kingdom lawmakers call for 'latte levy' on takeaway cups

The committee's report added that the government should adopt a "producer responsibility compliance fee structure" that rewards design for recyclability and raises charges on packaging that is hard to recycle. "We are committed to increasing recycling rates", said Mike Turner, of the Paper Cup Alliance. A coffee cup recycling point is displayed i...

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  • Mega Millions jackpot tops $360M for tonight's drawing
Mega Millions jackpot tops $360M for tonight's drawing

The Mega Millions jackpot now stands at an estimated $361 million, with a cash option of $225.9 million, for Tuesday night's drawing. The biggest Powerball jackpot ever was a whopping $1.6 billion that was split three ways in 2016. It was sold in MA. The Powerball drawing on Wednesday will be the 20th since the last winning ticket was sold. ...

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  • Amber Alert continues for Round Rock children
Amber Alert continues for Round Rock children

Police are looking for Terry Allen Miles in connection with the abduction of Lilianais Victoria Cake Griffith, 14, and Luluvioletta Mariposo Bandera-Magret, 7. There is a white sticker on the upper right hand corner of the rear window. 5 in., 75 lbs. with brown hair and brown eyes. She has curly brown hair and brown eyes.

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  • Michele Bachmann May Be Eyeing Al Franken's Vacated Senate Seat
Michele Bachmann May Be Eyeing Al Franken's Vacated Senate Seat

Franken announced he would leave the Senate following accusations that he had groped several women, and his final day as a senator is Tuesday. "The only reason I would won would be to have the ability to take these principles into the United States Senate".

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  • New safety barriers coming to NYC sidewalks
New safety barriers coming to NYC sidewalks

In 2017, we saw a lot more vehicles being used for terror attacks not only around the world, but also in New York City. New York City's mayor says new protective barriers will be permanently installed in Times Square and other locations around the city in an effort to block vehicles after deadly attacks previous year on crowds.

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  • India, Pakistan exchange 27th list of nuclear installations
India, Pakistan exchange 27th list of nuclear installations

Most of the Indian prisoners are fishermen who were arrested while fishing in Pakistan's territorial waters in the Arabian Sea, claimed a previous report released by the country's interior ministry. While a Pakistan side visited India for World T20 in 2016 amid high security arrangements, the PCB did not allow an Under-19 side to tour the neighbo...

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  • Cops: Teen Killed Parents, Sister, Friend in NYE Shooting
Cops: Teen Killed Parents, Sister, Friend in NYE Shooting

Fifteen minutes before the arrival of the year 2018, shots fired at a home in northeastern US state of New Jersey, leaving four people dead and a 16-year-old boy in jail. The shooting is being treated as an isolated domestic violence incident, police say . Authorities in Long Branch say the teen used a semi-automatic rifle to commit the murders ...

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  • Two arrested in murder of mother, kids, partner in Troy, New York
Two arrested in murder of mother, kids, partner in Troy, New York

Two people have been arrested in connection with the murder of a mother, two of her children and her female partner in Troy, New York, police said early Saturday. "I'm not sure if they're coming for me next", the 15-year-old said. It's not yet clear what led police to Mann and White. He said he feared for his life ahead of the arrests.

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  • Trump says United States has gotten 'nothing' from Pakistan aid
Trump says United States has gotten 'nothing' from Pakistan aid

Pakistan Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif on Monday called on Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi after US President Donald Trump accused Islamabad of giving nothing to the US but "lies and deceit", a media report said. They did not detail what conditions Pakistan would have to meet to receive the aid. There had been hopes in Pakistan than Cole...

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  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi to pass magic $1 billion mark
Star Wars: The Last Jedi to pass magic $1 billion mark

Star Wars: The Last Jedi has earned the top spot at the New Year's Eve weekend box office, earning $52.4 million. Amidst all the chaos in the Star Wars community, a misleading rumor started running around, suggesting that Hamill didn't know the ending of the Star Wars sequel trilogy installment when he worked on the film.

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  • 5 deputies shot, 1 dead in shooting in Colorado, sheriff's office says
5 deputies shot, 1 dead in shooting in Colorado, sheriff's office says

Five deputies were shot, and one was killed. "This morning deputies responded to he Copper Canyon Apartments for a Domestic Disturbance", the sheriff's office said on Twitter . 'A Code Red was sent out regarding this incident. Residents in the vicinity were asked to shelter in place, and avoid windows and exterior walls. The shooting started at ...

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  • Man Arrested With Guns, Ammo in Houston Hotel Room
Man Arrested With Guns, Ammo in Houston Hotel Room

The man has been arrested on charges of unlawfully carrying a weapon and trespassing, according to KHOU Houston . He said the man told investigators he was staying at the hotel to celebrate New Year's Eve and admitted he'd been drinking.

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  • George Weah Wins Liberian Presidential Run-off Election
George Weah Wins Liberian Presidential Run-off Election

Weah supporters paraded through the streets of the capital Monrovia and honked auto horns to celebrate the news. He ran as part of Congress for Democratic Change in 2014 and was elected to the senate. Current Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger signed him for Monaco in 1988, and in a recent interview Weah said he would not have enjoyed such success wer...

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  • Trump ends terms of remaining members of HIV and AIDS council
Trump ends terms of remaining members of HIV and AIDS council

Gabriel Maldonado , who heads a California-based organization Truevolultion, is one of the 16 dismissed council members. The Bush administration continued the council's charter and during the Obama administration the council created and monitored the National HIV/AIDS Strategy .

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  • Erica Garner, daughter of police chokehold victim, dies in Brooklyn
Erica Garner, daughter of police chokehold victim, dies in Brooklyn

The person running her popular Twitter account told Garner's 35,000 followers Wednesday that a CT scan revealed that she had suffered brain damage "from lack of oxygen while in cardiac arrest". In a 2015 op-ed in the Guardian , she warned that "conflicts can destroy movements" and anxious about those seeking fame and media attention instead of...

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  • Boakai Congratulates Weah on Victory; Concedes Defeat in Presidential Runoff Election
Boakai Congratulates Weah on Victory; Concedes Defeat in Presidential Runoff Election

The commission said 56 percent of the country's 2.2 million registered voters cast ballots in the runoff, which was contested twice in court amid claims of irregularities, with its original Nov 7 date delayed. "Pursuant to the authority vested in the commission by the constitution and the new electoral law of the Republic of Liberia and based on th...

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  • Congress Legislators to resign today, 2 NPP senior leaders to join BJP
Congress Legislators to resign today, 2 NPP senior leaders to join BJP

The eight legislators include Sniawbhalang Dhar (Nartiang), Comingone Ymbon (Raliang), Hopeful Bamon (Sutnga Saipung), Stephanson Mukhim (Amlarem), Prestone Tynsong (Pynursla), Remington Pyngrope (Mawkynrew), Rowell Lyngdoh (Mawkyrwat) and Ngaitlang Dhar (Umroi).

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  • Dangerous Winter Storm Friday Into Saturday
Dangerous Winter Storm Friday Into Saturday

Prolonged snowfall through Saturday night means as much as a foot of snow is possible for much of central and south central Montana. "Widespread snowfall totals of 1-3" in central in, 2-4" totals along and northeast of I-74. Southern third of the state picking up at most an inch. Highs only hitting the mid teens Saturday afternoon with temper...

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  • Man Attempts to Flee Police by Driving Car off Pier
Man Attempts to Flee Police by Driving Car off Pier

Officers did not initially follow him onto the pier, but Erofeeff continued driving his truck off the pier and into the water. Erofeeff is suspected of trespassing on boats at North Tongue Point early Wednesday. "Mr. Erofeeff should be thankful too". He was fished out of the water by WTC Marine employees in a skiff. Erofeeff was taken by Medix ...

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  • Met Eireann issues three new weather warning as Storm Dylan approaches
Met Eireann issues three new weather warning as Storm Dylan approaches

Met Éireann's Twitter reiterated the reports, explaining: " Storm Dylan will affect Ireland on Saturday night to early Sunday morning". A Status Yellow wind warning has also been announced for Munster, Dublin, Carlow, Kildare, Kilkenny, Laois, Wexford, Wicklow and Offaly.

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  • Iran: Arrests in Tehran after protests over price hikes
Iran: Arrests in Tehran after protests over price hikes

Many angry demonstrators had protested in many cities across the country on Thursday, including the second-largest city of Mashhad, over rising food prices and inflation. Some footage in social media, showed police used water cannon and tear gas to disperse demonstrators, but it could not be verified. The governor of Mashhad, Mohammad Rahim Norou...

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  • Soccer star Weah poised to win Liberia's presidency
Soccer star Weah poised to win Liberia's presidency

Mr Weah, 51, will succeed Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Africa's first elected female president, in the country's first democratic handover of power since 1944. Whoever wins the election faces an economy battered by lower commodity prices for its main exports of rubber and iron ore and a rapidly depreciating currency.

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  • Lindy Lou Layman's Inartful $300K First Date With Texas Lawyer
Lindy Lou Layman's Inartful $300K First Date With Texas Lawyer

Lindy Lou Layman is accused of criminal mischief after allegedly destroying two Warhol paintings. Lindy Lou Layman "intentionally and knowingly" damaged multiple pieces of artwork belonging to Anthony Buzbee on December 23, according to Harris County court documents.

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  • White House condemns Afghanistan attack
White House condemns Afghanistan attack

Authorities say an attack on a Shiite Muslim cultural center in the Afghan capital Kabul has left at least 35 people dead and 20 wounded. Interior Ministry spokesman Najib Danish said another three people were wounded in Monday's attack, adding the exact target was unclear.

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  • New Year's Eve will be nearly 40 degrees colder than usual
New Year's Eve will be nearly 40 degrees colder than usual

As we enter the second half of the traditional workweek, more frigid cold air continues resulting in risky feels like temperatures. "Usually at this time of year we are looking at normal highs in the lower 40s and normal lows in the mid 20s, but this whole week actually the highs in the 20s and low temps are in the teens and single digits".

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  • Obama beats Trump in America's Most Admired Man poll
Obama beats Trump in America's Most Admired Man poll

Seventeen per cent of the Americans who polled said Obama was the man they admired most , down from 22 per cent a year ago. Of the 71 times Gallup has posed the most admired man question, the incumbent has won 58. However, Gallup is uncertainly whether she'll continue to come out on top. His margin over Trump, however, equates to an essential ...

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  • Christie: New Jersey Municipalities Must Accept Prepayment of 2018 Property Taxes
Christie: New Jersey Municipalities Must Accept Prepayment of 2018 Property Taxes

The new tax reform bill caps the deduction of state and local taxes at $10,000 and is expected to hit hard in New Jersey, where residents pay the highest property taxes in the nation. Payments can be placed in a drop box at City Hall. In California, counties are telling taxpayers they can pay only the bills due between February and April.

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  • Mirroring Trump's resolution, Guatemala plans to maneuver embassy in Israel to Jerusalem
Mirroring Trump's resolution, Guatemala plans to maneuver embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

The high-speed Tel Aviv-Jerusalem railway has been under construction since 2001 and will complement the existing, slower railway that already operates between the two cities. Twelve Palestinians have been killed in violent clashes since Trump's announcement. Amal Jado expressed her anger at the speech by the speaker of the Romanian parliament,...

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  • Jennifer Lawrence Got Kris Jenner A Porsche For Xmas!
Jennifer Lawrence Got Kris Jenner A Porsche For Xmas!

Clearly, its size didn't take away from the mother of six's joy , with Jenner writing, " My girl didn't disappoint ". Thank you Jen I love you! If you didn't think you could love J-Law anymore, she's just proved you wrong - again. In November, Lawrence revealed before interviewing Kim on Jimmy Kimmel Live that she had gotten drunk and stripp...

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  • Top JeM commander killed in Pulwama encounter
Top JeM commander killed in Pulwama encounter

He had also become the chief finance handler of JeM in Kashmir and regularly received funds from across the border, said sources. A police officer told The Indian Express in October that Noor's physical appearance proved to be his biggest disadvantage, he said, "He is just three feet tall", and "So he can be easily identified, making his movement...

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  • Pochettino: No-one better than Kane
Pochettino: No-one better than Kane

Breaking Alan Shearer's longtime record as the leading scorer in a calendar year in the PL proved Kane's incredible consistency over the past 12 months, but the two-time reigning PL golden boot victor has also hoisted himself onto the next level of goalscorers.

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  • Lalu Prasad's conviction shows UPA an alliance of corruption: BJP
Lalu Prasad's conviction shows UPA an alliance of corruption: BJP

The CBI court will pronounce the quantum of sentence on January 3. Speaking to reporters, senior RJD leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh said, "We are disappointed with the judgment, especially since Mishra has been acquitted, while Lalu was convicted".

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  • It Seems Like Julian Assange Deleted His Twitter
It Seems Like Julian Assange Deleted His Twitter

The big mystery may be that Assange (or whomever else has the keys to his account) accidentally clicked something and didn't realize it until later. Users searching for his account this morning are met with an error page, indicating that the Wikileaks founder's account has either been user-deleted, or suspended or banned by Twitter itself.

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  • CHP officer killed in Hayward freeway crash
CHP officer killed in Hayward freeway crash

The collision was reported at 12 a.m. near A Street and involved a auto that reportedly rear ended a CHP patrol vehicle. Both had safety belts on. The CHP says it appears the driver of the Cadillac was not only drunk, but under the influence of drugs and was coming home from a party.

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  • Eric Garner's Daughter, An Advocate Against Police Brutality, Is In A Coma
Eric Garner's Daughter, An Advocate Against Police Brutality, Is In A Coma

Her mother said that Erica suffered her first heart attack not long after she gave birth. Erica's birth mother Esaw Snipes-Garner said her daughter is not doing well but she's still fighting. The NYPD prohibits use of chokeholds, but in December 2014, the grand jury decided not to indict Pantaleo, which sparked an outcry of protests against...

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  • Christmas Eve fire claims west Lincoln home
Christmas Eve fire claims west Lincoln home

When they arrived, crews found a home with heavy flames coming through windows and climbing up to the eves. "The Middlesex Fire Department, assisted by firefighters and equipment from the Dunellen, Bound Brook, Piscataway and Franklin Township Fire Departments, quickly gained the upper hand on the fire and extinguished it within one-half hour".

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  • Four dead after bus ploughs into pedestrian underpass in Moscow
Four dead after bus ploughs into pedestrian underpass in Moscow

There is no suggestion it was a terror attack. Police said both passengers and passers-by were killed when the bus plunged into an underpass in a busy part of Moscow. It is not clear if any of the people who died were inside the bus when it crashed. Television footage showed the vehicle speeding down steps close to a busy metro station.

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  • Woman killed by pit bulls outside her home
Woman killed by pit bulls outside her home

Around 10:20 a.m. Sunday, Lorraine Saylor, 66, was mauled by the two dogs as she was putting bird seed out in her yard at her Kentucky home in Arjay, about 200 miles southeast of Louisville and near the Tennessee border. "Pit bulls are left at shelters in record numbers-and since they are hard to adopt out, reputable shelters (that don't slam t...

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  • Israel thanks Guatemala for pledge to move its embassy to Jerusalem
Israel thanks Guatemala for pledge to move its embassy to Jerusalem

No country now has its embassy in Jerusalem, instead keeping them in the Israeli commercial capital Tel Aviv. Though Trump said he was merely recognizing reality and not prejudging negotiations on the future borders of the city, Palestinians saw the move as siding with Israel on the most sensitive issue in the Israel-Palestinian conflict.

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  • India beat Sri Lanka to sweep T20I series 3-0
India beat Sri Lanka to sweep T20I series 3-0

Though beaten hollow in the first two matches in Cuttack and Indore, Sri Lanka had demonstrated spirit and strength to hit out during the course of the second wicket partnership in the second T20I. Sri Lanka lost wickets at regular intervals and only managed to cross 100 in the 16th over. Asela Gunaratne was the only batsman, who applied himse...

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  • Mahadayi water sharing: Siddaramaiah writes to Goa, Maharashtra CMs for meeting
Mahadayi water sharing: Siddaramaiah writes to Goa, Maharashtra CMs for meeting

He alleged that the Congress had been doing politics over the Mahadayi issue from the beginning, and now Goa Congress unit president Shantaram Naik had opposed allowing Karnataka to utilise the river water for drinking objective. Karnataka is seeking release of 7.56 tmcft water by Goa from the river for the Kalasa-Banduri Nala project, being undert...

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  • Environment Canada predicts white Christmas, issues special weather statement
Environment Canada predicts white Christmas, issues special weather statement

Residents in most of southern Ontario will see a white Christmas as a low-pressure system is expected to bring five to 10 centimetres of snow by Monday morning, according to Environment Canada. Snow is expected to develop across Vancouver Island during the day on Sunday and spread to the mainland coast by the evening. Meanwhile on the Prairies,...

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  • Horse manure mailed to Mnuchin
Horse manure mailed to Mnuchin

The package also included a Christmas card with negative comments about President Donald Trump and the new US tax law signed by Trump last week. However, the package was found at a home next door to Mnuchin's. Shortly after its discovery and inspection, the Christmas present was removed from the scene. Police haven't released additional infor...

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