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US Suspends 'Security Assistance' To Pakistan

Trump tweeted as, "The United States has foolishly given Pakistan more than 33 billion dollars in aid over the last 15 years, and they have given us nothing but...


Scott says Florida 'doing everything' to help Puerto Rico evacuees after Maria

More than three months after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, the island of around 3.3 million US citizens is still struggling to recover. Students can choo...


Crash shuts down stretch of Thruway near Transit

Twenty-two vehicles were directly involved, according to Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz . Others had to be extracted from their vehicles, Poloncarz said....


Israel raises Jerusalem vote threshold

The Likud vote was nonbinding, but was a further expression of the hopes of many right-wing Israelis who oppose the creation of a Palestinian state. The legis...


Local school districts to operate on delays due to chilly temperatures Tuesday

The extreme cold on Tuesday morning forced several school districts north and west of Boston to either close or push back start times. Luten said the length o...


Table Mountain climbers: Cape Town rescuers find bodies

Wilderness Search and Rescue retrieved the bodies, and the woman was taken down the mountain by cable auto late on Monday night. Hundreds of visitors to Table...


City adding 1500 barriers to prevent vehicle terror attacks

An 18-year-old died and the man was stopped when his vehicle hit one of the barriers. The city's mayor Bill de Blasio said: "In 2017, New Yorkers witnessed th...


Salim Khan was moved by Salman Khan's performance in Tiger Zinda Hai

While most of the releases during the year fell flat after the first weekend itself, Tiger Zinda Hai set new records in the second weekend, with collections o...


Nikki Haley on Iran: 'We must not be silent'

Let go of Syria; think of us. Still, a senior administration official said U.S. officials are taking inventory of ways they can be supportive of the demonstra...


Water main break creates geyser in Boston

Martin. Crews are repairing a broken water main near a school in West Hartford on Tuesday. The road is now open, but police say the roadway could be slick. ...


US Soldier Killed in Combat in Afghanistan

John Nicholson, head of U.S. forces in Afghanistan , according to USA Today . Two wounded soldiers were in stable condition at a medical unit and the other ...


Al Franken officially resigns Senate seat

Franken's temporary replacement in the Senate is Lt. Gov. Tina Smith, D-Minnesota. Bachmann would be an instant force in the race given her broad name recogni...


Utah Senator Orrin Hatch Announces Retirement

Hatch said in a YouTube video announcing his decision. Hatch revealed he made the decision to not seek re-election after "much prayer and discussion with fami...


Mystery eggs found in sandpit shock kids in Australia

This group of snakes includes the Eastern brown snake, the most venomous snake in Australia and among the most venomous land snakes in the world. Staff alerted ...


A flight from New Zealand made it — Travel story

The passengers who took-off on January 1, landed on the night of December 31, 2017 , just because of a 10-minute delay in departure time of the airlines. This ...


Chrissy Teigen ends 2017 with a Pizzagate smackdown

Legend also jumped in and threatened to sue Cronkin if she didn't stop tweeting about his wife and child. Apparently dressing my daughter as Alice In Wonderlan...


Iran's top leader blames protests on meddling by 'enemies'

He said the situation in Tehran was under control and the police has not asked for the help of the Revolutionary Guards special forces. It said Iran is ...


CLOSE CALL: Massive storm may graze DC Thursday morning

Accumulations of one tenth to one-quarter inch of freezing rain are possible along the U.S. Highway 84 corridor and possibly as far east as the Interstate 95 co...


Fraternal Twins Born 18 Minutes Apart, But In Different Years

The first twin, a boy, was born at 11:58 p.m. Sunday; he weighed 5 pounds 9 ounces, and was 18 inches, hospital officials told the station. Perhaps what's mos...


Mega Millions jackpot jumps to $343 million for Tuesday drawing

There were no winners in Saturday night's Powerball drawing , so the grand prize in that game has now reached $440 million ahead of another drawing Wednesday. ...