• French Presidential Candidate Macron Agrees to Form Alliance With Bayrou
French Presidential Candidate Macron Agrees to Form Alliance With Bayrou

Describing French democracy as under threat, Bayrou said that the conservatives under Francois Fillon were riddled with scandals and the Socialists, who he backed in 2012, were in disarray, a situation that could pave the way for the far-right.

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  • Lindsay Lohan Claims She Was Racially Profiled At A London Airport
Lindsay Lohan Claims She Was Racially Profiled At A London Airport

I mean..." "I'm from NY - I'm born and raised there, but I was a little intimidated". Broadway hit show Hamilton starrer Lin-Manuel Miranda stated, "I literally don't have a title for what my job on The Little Mermaid is yet". This might be the moment, months from now, that look you back upon and think, "First they came for the Lohans, and I ...

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  • Hugh Jackman has an update on his condition post cancer treatment
Hugh Jackman has an update on his condition post cancer treatment

Speaking to We Got This Covered , Mangold expressed hopes that he may revisit the key new character that will be introduced in " Logan " - young Wolverine clone X-23, played by child actress Dafne Keen. When I began to understand some of the content of this film, I was all for it. "I'm hesitating because I could totally see how that's the flawle...

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  • Anti-Trump protests swell outside Parliament during debate on official visit
Anti-Trump protests swell outside Parliament during debate on official visit

In an official repsonse the Government said ministers believe "the president of the United States should be extended the full courtesy of a state visit". Opposition to Trump's visit gained momentum after he imposed a 90-day travel ban - later blocked by federal courts in the USA - on nationals from seven Muslim-majority countries.

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  • Trump clarifies his comment about Sweden was on immigrants
Trump clarifies his comment about Sweden was on immigrants

Some Twitter users suggested Trump may have thought something happened in Sweden based on a Fox News segment broadcast on Friday about purported refugee violence there. In any case, let's be clear: This is the second false terrorist incident the Trump administration has referred to in order to help advance their agenda.

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  • China Deals A Major Blow To North Korea
China Deals A Major Blow To North Korea

Tensions between North Korea and China continue to mount as the Beijing government announced it is suspending all coal imports from North Korea until the beginning of 2018. Malaysian police "pinned the suspicion on us and targeted the investigation against it". Did the news that China had just turned back a large shipment of coal explain why he...

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  • Iraq launches offensive to liberate western Mosul from Islamic State
Iraq launches offensive to liberate western Mosul from Islamic State

Last October, the Iraqi army - backed by the US -led coalition and local allies on the ground - began a wide-ranging campaign to retake Mosul, which the terrorist group overran in mid-2014. The city of Mosul has been an ISIS stronghold since they took control of the city in January 2014. Despite the sight of US special forces near the front lines...

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  • Leftwing Moreno on cusp of winning presidency in Ecuador
Leftwing Moreno on cusp of winning presidency in Ecuador

Although Moreno remains the candidate best poised to win the election, his popularity has been slipping: Some 32 percent of Ecuadoreans said this month they would vote for him, down from 37 percent in October, according to top pollster Cedatos.

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  • Haryana: Jats turn down govt plea for a meeting; stir continues
Haryana: Jats turn down govt plea for a meeting; stir continues

The Haryana government heaved a sigh of relief on Sunday as the "Balidan Diwas" (martyr day) observed by the agitating Jats passed peacefully. The Jat agitation in February previous year left almost 31 people dead while more than 200 injured.

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  • Trump to Announce New Labor Secretary Pick
Trump to Announce New Labor Secretary Pick

One of President Trump's Cabinet nominees withdrew his name yesterday as it became clear that he would receive the necessary support to be accepted into the role. Though many senators questioned by Bloomberg BNA weren't immediately familiar with Acosta, Alexander said "he's a very strong nomination". Claiming Puzder's withdrawal as their victor...

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  • Train Derails in Belgium: Dozens Injured, Casualties Feared
Train Derails in Belgium: Dozens Injured, Casualties Feared

The train was said to be travelling at a slow speed as it made its way to the station. In neighbouring Luxembourg on Tuesday, the driver of a passenger train was killed after he ran a red light and collided with a freight train, officials said.

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  • Watch out Southern California: Off the charts storm heading your way
Watch out Southern California: Off the charts storm heading your way

With the storm feeding on an atmospheric river of moisture stretching far out into the Pacific, precautionary evacuations of homes in some neighborhoods were requested due to the potential for mudslides and debris flows. The area has already received more than twice as much rain this season as it did last season, county records shows, with almost 1...

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  • 49ers trying to land coveted Patriots coach for DC job
49ers trying to land coveted Patriots coach for DC job

Because of National Football League tampering rules, San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York can't openly discuss presumptive next head coach Kyle Shanahan. York found his own not-so-subtle ways of strongly hinting at who the franchise's next coach is while appearing on the NFL Network's red carpet show before the awards show on Saturday night.

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  • Wendy's Twitter Account Is Roasting People Like Savages
Wendy's Twitter Account Is Roasting People Like Savages

It, like many brands before, had become the latest cool brand on social media to develop a personality that fit into the culture around it. That's when the former Twitter user, who went by the handle @ NHride , chose to question Wendy's on their never-frozen promise.

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  • Mother killed in ski lift accident
Mother killed in ski lift accident

No one else was on the chair with them. The last fatal fall in Colorado, which accounts for more than a fifth of skier visits nationwide, happened in 2002 when the manager of Winter Park Ski Resort fell about 15 feet from a lift after suffering seizure-like symptoms.

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  • Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Miami Dolphins - 1/8/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Miami Dolphins - 1/8/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Despite Sunday's drubbing, and despite being outscored and outgained this season, the Dolphins are sounding confident. Houston has had quarterback issues of its own. The Steelers couldn't stop running back Jay Ajayi that afternoon. The Dolphins defense ranks 18th in points allowed, tied-sixth in passing touchdowns allowed (30), and have the t...

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  • Arvind Kejriwal attacked with shoe at AAP rally in Rohtak
Arvind Kejriwal attacked with shoe at AAP rally in Rohtak

With ten Delhi metro stations going "cashless" from today, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said he will be seeking an inquiry and also look into the files leading to the decision taken "forcefully", an allegation earlier denied by DMRC. Kejriwal also targeted Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar and ex-CM Bhupinder Hooda, accusing them of crea...

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  • Sen. John McCain: Russia Must Pay Price for Hacking
Sen. John McCain: Russia Must Pay Price for Hacking

Obama took unprecedented steps Thursday to retaliate against alleged Russian interference in this year's presidential election, including expelling 35 Russian diplomats from the US. On Thursday, President Obama ordered the expulsion of 35 Russian diplomats and imposed sanctions on two Russian intelligence agencies over the hacking of USA political ...

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  • Therese MacGowan dies in Tipperary road crash
Therese MacGowan dies in Tipperary road crash

Shane MacGowan was singer for The Pogues from 1982 until the band's break-up in 2014. The driver was the only occupant of the vehicle, was fatally injured when her auto collided with a wall at Ballintogher, Nenagh. The stretch of road has been closed to facilitate a forensic examination. Gardaí are now appealing for witnesses to today's inciden...

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  • Trump singles out 'enemies' in New Year tweet
Trump singles out 'enemies' in New Year tweet

Despite suggestions that Trump refrain from or reduce his use of social media as president, his incoming press secretary, Sean Spicer, has already indicated that Trump will continue to conduct social media business as usual after his inauguration.

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  • United States intelligence agencies release analysis of Russian cyber espionage
United States intelligence agencies release analysis of Russian cyber espionage

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) have released a declassified report on Russia's alleged hacking of the U.S. According to US intelligence officials, that hack likely gave Russian operatives access to the information of senior Democratic Party officials, which was then "leaked to the press a...

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  • Asli Erdogan, Necmiye Alpay, Zana Kaya released
Asli Erdogan, Necmiye Alpay, Zana Kaya released

In 2011 he was jailed for a year over a biography of the cleric, one of hundreds of imprisoned soldiers and journalists who said they had been the victims of Gulenist judges and prosecutors. Opposition figures and activists said there was no logic behind the Thursday trial as the two had just expressed their thoughts through their writings.

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  • Indian cricketers defend Mohammed Shami over trolls on wife Hasin Jahan
Indian cricketers defend Mohammed Shami over trolls on wife Hasin Jahan

Mohammed Shami replied, "My wife and daughter are a part of my life and I exactly know what to do and what not to do for them". Shami had posted a photo with his on his Facebook page on Friday captioned "beautiful moments", and in the photo, Shami's wife Hasin Jahan is seen wearing a sleeveless gown.

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  • Cleveland Indians Add Edwin Encarnacion
Cleveland Indians Add Edwin Encarnacion

They had speed, versatile players, and a solid pitching staff. During the All-Star break last season, the Indians made arguably the biggest trade of the season by acquiring 6-foot-7 left-handed reliever Andrew Miller from the New York Yankees, a move that helped the team make it as far as Game 7 of the World Series.

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  • Sheila wants PM to come clean in Sahara diary case
Sheila wants PM to come clean in Sahara diary case

Dikshit questioned the authenticity of the Sahara diaries after reports mentioned her as one of the beneficiaries along with several other politicians, including Congress members. 40 crore. Congress is demanding an independent and thorough probe into the "Sahara diaries" corruption issue, with Congress spokesperson Jairam Ramesh saying at the AIC...

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  • Queen Elizabeth II to praise those who inspired her in talk
Queen Elizabeth II to praise those who inspired her in talk

She had attended the traditional service at the church of St Mary Magdalene, near the royal estate, every year since 1988. Other members of the Royal Family are still expected to attend the service. The annual televised message will be broadcast at 3 pm today. For the broadcast, the Queen is wearing a deep jade, silk cloque dress by Angela Kell...

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