Decades-long mummy mystery linked to Boris Johnson

Her identity remained a mystery for the next 43 years. "We didn't know where we were going and whether we would gain anything". High levels of the toxic substance preserved her remains. One of them - a daughter also named Anna - married Christian Hu... More..

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Trump, Netanyahu Extend Lovefest in Davos
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Trump, Netanyahu Extend Lovefest in Davos

But the USA president also doubled down, saying he would move the American embassy to Jerusalem as soon as next year, despite no suitably sized building existing. Trump hailed Israel as a loyal ally, then tore ...More..

DOJ Threatens To Subpoena Two New England Cities In 'Sanctuary City' Fight
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

DOJ Threatens To Subpoena Two New England Cities In 'Sanctuary City' Fight

The correspondence seeks documents from public offices that applied for federal Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant funding in 2017. Today's letter is a red herring and a continuation to politicize...More..

New York City sues eight opioids producers, distributors
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

New York City sues eight opioids producers, distributors

Morgan Museum. The pharmaceutical companies have thus far denied the claims in statements . " It's time [to] hold the companies accountable for what they've done to our city and help save more lives ". Accor...More..

VP Pence calls report on President Trump's alleged affair 'baseless'
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

VP Pence calls report on President Trump's alleged affair 'baseless'

At the Federal Election Commission, which often deadlocks along party lines, commissioners would have to vote to open a campaign-finance investigation. "At the time, I didn't think that much about it", Daniels...More..

Lewis County sees drop in December unemployment from 2016 to 2017
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Lewis County sees drop in December unemployment from 2016 to 2017

Jobless rates have been falling across much of the country, with NY state at 4.4 percent from 4.5 percent a year ago. That's up from 4 percent in November. December estimates for other New England states ranged...More..

Remembering 'father of South African jazz' Hugh Masekela
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Remembering 'father of South African jazz' Hugh Masekela

They described him as "a loving father, brother, grandfather and friend" who would be "forever in our hearts". We can safely say bra Hugh was one of the great architects of Afro-Jazz and he uplifted the soul of...More..

'Murphy Brown' Returns to CBS, Candice Bergen to Reprise Her Role
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

'Murphy Brown' Returns to CBS, Candice Bergen to Reprise Her Role

CBS has given a 13-episode, series production commitment to a current day revival of the Network's classic comedy MURPHY BROWN from Warner Bros. As its 30th anniversary approaches, " Murphy Brown " returns to...More..

Trump Goes After FBI for Losing Partisan Agents' Text Messages
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Trump Goes After FBI for Losing Partisan Agents' Text Messages

The text messages between agents Peter Strozk and Lisa Page are instructive for several reasons. Furthermore, Special Counsel Robert Mueller was appointed to investigate the current administration for alleg...More..

Improved Security in Myanmar Essential for Rohingya Children Back Home
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Improved Security in Myanmar Essential for Rohingya Children Back Home

The last step would see the Bangladesh authorities asking the refugees if they would like to return or not. "Without all these assurances, we don't want to go back", said Muhammad Saker, 20, a refugee from Balu...More..

Deadlock over use of chemical weapons in Syrian civil war
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Deadlock over use of chemical weapons in Syrian civil war

Tillerson , along with foreign ministers from France , Germany and Turkey, were among those who on Tuesday launched the International Partnership Against Impunity for Use of Chemical Weapons. "There is simpl...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation text: Lynch knew 'no charges will be brought' against Hillary
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation text: Lynch knew 'no charges will be brought' against Hillary

On Sunday, the US Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee said the FBI recently admitted it had failed to preserve the text messages exchanged between FBI counterintelligence official P...More..

People Injured In Passenger Train Crash At Sydney Station
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

People Injured In Passenger Train Crash At Sydney Station

Three helicopters, 17 ambulance crews, and fire and rescue teams were deployed to escort passengers off the train . "It was chaos", said Paul Turner, an official with NSW Ambulance . Asked whether he was co...More..

Shooting reported at Texas high school, gunman in custody
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Shooting reported at Texas high school, gunman in custody

The girl's condition is unknown at this time. One student was injured after being shot at Italy High School Monday morning. Police and emergency crews are at the scene. The latest news from the shooting...More..

Here's What To Expect In Yosemite During Gov't Shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Here's What To Expect In Yosemite During Gov't Shutdown

By mid-day Saturday, the pattern was spotty, and some visitors were frustrated. "It's clearly not the optimal service that we want to provide to the visitors, but with the lapse of appropriations and the situ...More..

Trump Advisers Blocking Deal to End Government Shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Trump Advisers Blocking Deal to End Government Shutdown

Graham also tweeted that Trump and his chief of staff have been reasonable on immigration but others in the White House have not. "As long as Stephen Miller is in charge of negotiating immigration, we are...More..

Pennsylvania GOP to seek a stop to gerrymandering case
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Pennsylvania GOP to seek a stop to gerrymandering case

Pennsylvania's top Republican lawmakers said they are outraged by the state Supreme Court's decision to strike down the boundaries of the state's 18 congressional districts and will ask the U.S. Supreme Court...More..

Parties play blame game on Capitol Hill over USA government shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Parties play blame game on Capitol Hill over USA government shutdown

Senator Tim Kaine summed up the view of the more optimistic Democrats: "We got a commitment that I feel very, very good about". McConnell's comments followed hours of behind-the-scenes talks between the lea...More..

Haqqani Network behind Kabul hotel attack: MoI
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Haqqani Network behind Kabul hotel attack: MoI

Spokesman Najib Danish said 11 of the 14 foreigners killed were employees of KamAir, a private Afghan airline. Six civilians, including a foreign woman, were killed in the attack along with another three atta...More..

Murder charges laid in disappearances of men in downtown Toronto
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Murder charges laid in disappearances of men in downtown Toronto

Meanwhile in the days since McArthur was arrested, neighbours at Brendan Horan's rural home in Madoc said there has been a flurry of police activity at the 3.6-hectare property. Joanne Irvine, a neighbour of Mc...More..