Workers Rescued from South Africa Gold Mine

Pictures of the rescued workers sitting in a bus show them waving and giving a thumbs up. It was confirmed Friday morning that all the miners were back on the surface. This is significant rescue effort and one that all who participated in... More..

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Train carrying GOP lawmakers hits garbage truck, 1 dead
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Train carrying GOP lawmakers hits garbage truck, 1 dead

A train carrying GOP lawmakers collided with a garbage truck Wednesday , and a congressman from OH helped attend to those injured. "It was a awful, bad tragedy", Roe said. The retreat starts Wednesday and is...More..

Black History Month events begin at A
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Black History Month events begin at A

Our goal is to be a district that recognizes, respects, understands and learns from each individual's unique background, realizing that equality comes from tearing down boundaries and building each other up. Ho...More..

Poland Senate approves controversial Holocaust speech law
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Poland Senate approves controversial Holocaust speech law

The Polish Foreign Ministry responded with its own statement, saying that while there are differences in opinion on the draft legislation , "the current legislative work under way in Poland to develop lega...More..

by | Friday, February 02, 2018

The groundhog hath spoken! Welcome to six more weeks of winter

Punxsutawney Phil , America's most famous groundhog, saw his shadow Friday morning, predicting six more weeks of winter. Supposedly, the Romans brought this tradition to the Germans that concluded if the su...More..

U.S. missile defense test failed to intercept target
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

U.S. missile defense test failed to intercept target

It is unclear why the test failed and an analysis is under way, the official said . The Missile Defence Agency did not comment on the outcome of the test, but confirmed that one had taken place. Last spring,...More..

Syria Might Be Making New Chemical Weapons
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Syria Might Be Making New Chemical Weapons

However it was "highly likely" that Syria had stockpiled some of its weapons after the 2013 intervention, the Trump administration officials said in a briefing reported by Reuters . "We are even more concerned...More..

US Senators Decry Decision To Hold Off On New Russia Sanctions
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

US Senators Decry Decision To Hold Off On New Russia Sanctions

Last October, the U.S. Department of State ("State Department") released a list of Russian entities identified as being part of the defense and intelligence sectors and also issued FAQs providing guidance ...More..

Rahul Gandhi helps co-passengers place luggage onboard Delhi-Guwahati flight
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Rahul Gandhi helps co-passengers place luggage onboard Delhi-Guwahati flight

The Congress, however, laughed off the BJP's jibe. "We are strongest when all of us stand together in diversity", he said, adding that every state, including Meghalaya, has an equal space in India's dreams an...More..

Sochi congress: step to exit Syrian crisis
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Sochi congress: step to exit Syrian crisis

A Russia-engineered peace conference aimed at bringing together warring factions in Syria has been fruitless, with the main opposition figures snubbing the talks and those who did attend walking out. During the...More..

Trump orders Guantanamo detention center to stay open
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Trump orders Guantanamo detention center to stay open

Trump made it clear during his 2016 campaign for president that he wanted to keep Guantanamo open.The order says the US maintains the option to detain additional enemy combatants at the detention centre in Cuba...More..

EPA head Pruitt doesn't recall 2016 statements calling Trump a 'bully'
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

EPA head Pruitt doesn't recall 2016 statements calling Trump a 'bully'

At the time, Pruitt was the attorney general of Oklahoma, as well as a policy adviser to Jeb Bush , who was contending for the GOP nomination. The comments came back to bit Pruitt, as he was grilled during a...More..

Three people dead after helicopter crashes into suburban home in California
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Three people dead after helicopter crashes into suburban home in California

The Robinson R44 light helicopter normally seats four people. Investigators have not specified the condition of the passengers or whether the home was occupied at the time of the crash. "I ran out to the balc...More..

Otto Warmbier's parents recognized at State of the Union in emotional moment
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Otto Warmbier's parents recognized at State of the Union in emotional moment

While Pyongyang has shown it can put the United States in range and point a rocket to the country, General Paul Selva, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said it has not yet proven that its fusing an...More..

Hawaii fires warning officer who sent missile alert
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Hawaii fires warning officer who sent missile alert

Joe Logan issued this statement today after the results of their internal investigation. Hawaii's state government said the employee in question had been fired. As well, it's created a correction template for...More..

Source Says Trump Firing Mueller Is Still 'A Possibility'
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Source Says Trump Firing Mueller Is Still 'A Possibility'

Lawyers for Donald Trump are confident he was not involved in any collusion with Russian Federation but fear his presidency is in danger because he is "incapable of telling the truth". On his flight back to t...More..

Arun Jaitley to present Economic Survey in Parliament today
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Arun Jaitley to present Economic Survey in Parliament today

India is expected to regain the world's fastest growing major economy tag as it is likely to clock 7-7.5 percent growth rate in 2018-19, up from 6.75 percent in the current fiscal, the Economic Survey said. T...More..

Seine still rising in Paris; Louvre partially closed
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Seine still rising in Paris; Louvre partially closed

Elsewhere, Vigicrues says the Saône flood peak has been reached at Chalon-sur-Saône, and water levels are now slowly falling, but water levels along the downstream Seine are expected to continue rising until mi...More..

by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Ireland to Hold Vote on Liberalizing Abortion Laws, PM Says

Catholic Bishop Kevin Doran, who is among those opposed to the liberalisation of laws, says the same arguments used to justify abortion will be used to justify ending the lives of the disabled or frail older pe...More..

Apple to Half iPhone X Production in Q1 2018
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Apple to Half iPhone X Production in Q1 2018

There have been reports lately about Apple adding two new devices to the iPhone X lineup on top of the acclaimed iPhone X last came out previous year. The 6.1-inch iPhone is probably going to be "a weird smartp...More..