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Winter storm watch issued in Nebraska: Not using the 'B' word yet

The ABC27 forecast says the rest of the week will feature a warming trend from last week's single-digit temps and frigid wind chills. Travel on Monday afternoon...


Macron seeks to work with China on climate change

As a gesture to boost cooperation under the modern Belt and Road Initiative, Macron chose Xi'an as the first stop of his visit to China . Macron, on the firs...


Remaining Russian forces in Syria can handle terror attacks

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said warplanes attacked several suburbs of Damascus, including Saqba, where a man and a child were killed ...


Man causes $11000 in damages trying to kill spider inside apartment

The fire on the mattress was reportedly extinguished by residents, but it had already spread to other parts of the flat. "It was a huge wolf spider ", said W...


Social Media Doesn't Think President Trump Knows the National Anthem Lyrics

Once cameras focused on him, it became quite clear that he did not know the words to his own national anthem. Trump was attendance at a college football cha...


Newborn baby found dead on plane in Indonesia

The Jakarta-bound flight was diverted to Bangkok after the woman began bleeding approximately four hours into the trip. The flight then continued to Jakarta wit...


Tesco triumphs in Christmas trading battle: Kantar Worldpanel

Online sales played a key part, with 18 per cent of households shopping online for groceries in December (up from 16 per cent last year). The nation's bigges...


Fodder Scam: Lalu Prasad Yadav calls himself a victim of BJP politics

The moment an FIR was filed, Laxman Mahto and Madan Yadav surrendered before the police. "We are confident that he (Lalu Yadav) will get bail". Madan Yadav'...


Snow seen in the Sahara desert

This was only the third snowfall to be recorded in the town, which experiences temperatures around 40°C during summers and is also known as "The Gateway to the ...


Indian Newspaper Society expresses 'serious concern' over Aadhaar data breach FIR

Meanwhile the most people pulled up the Unique Identification Authority of India ( UIDAI ), and demanded answers. "The journalists exposing the #Aadhaar bre...


Alligators Use Unique Technique To Survive In Frozen Pond

But that thing poking through the ice is actually an alligator's snout! In the video that is making rounds on internet, it is being told that how the crocodil...


Major blaze at Rustins paint factory

A fire brigade spokesman: "This is a significant fire at a paint factory off the North Circular which can be seen across London". At least 15 fire engines and...


Rotherham-born Justine Greening sacked in Cabinet reshuffle

His job at work and pensions was filled by deputy chief whip Esther McVey as employment minister Damian Hinds became education secretary. Mr Lidington, a ...


Why not President Oprah? In Trump era, Democrats hail idea

Singer Mariah Carey, a presenter at the Golden Globes on Sunday night, called Winfrey "an incredible role model". "So I want all the girls watching here now to ...


Philander bags career-best figures as South Africa beat India

Pandya's blazing innings was studded with 14 fours and a six but fell short of what could have been his second hundred. On the fourth day of the match Mohamme...


Trump administration may drop proposal seeking to tighten H-1B visa norms

The H-1B programme offers temporary U.S. visas that allow companies to hire highly skilled foreign professionals working in areas with shortages of qualified Am...


Documents detail turbulent, disgusting home life of couple wanted for child's murder

The girl had obvious severe burns about her extremities and was taken to St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, where she was pronounced dead. Sumpter Township police...


Footage shows Chinese authorities knew about incursion in Arunachal Pradesh

This, perhaps, clearly proves that the Chinese road building team with excavators entered nearly a kilometre inside Indian territory, with the full knowledge an...


US Senate Committee chief applauds Trump for suspending security assistance to Pakistan

Economic, or civilian, assistance was to be left untouched. Pakistan's central bank recently announced that it will be replacing the U.S. dollar with the Yuan...


North Korea to send cheer squad and athletes to Winter Olympics

It was a radically different tone from the rhetoric of recent months, which have seen the North's leader Kim Jong-Un and US President Donald Trump trade persona...