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Salford house fire: Murder charges over deaths

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The defendants also face allegations of four counts of attempted murder and one count of arson with intent to endanger life. Mr Bolland, of Blackleach Drive, and Ms Brierley, of Worsley Avenue, have been remanded in custody until their appearance at Manchester and Salford Magistrates' Court. Read More »

Arrests made after man thrown over Derby Shelton Bridge

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Bango says the 30-year-old victim narrowly missed landing on rocks in the water, which could have saved his life. Officer David Eldridge swam out to the victim and quickly pulled him our of the Housatonic River with help from firefighters, police said. Read More »

Who is Akayed Ullah, the suspect in Port Authority explosion terror attack?

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NY state Governor Andrew Cuomo, speaking at a news conference near the site, described the device as "amateur-level". New York City Fire Department Commissioner Daniel Nigro said the three other people injured were suffering from ringing in the ears and headaches, due to their proximity to the blast in an enclosed corridor. Read More »

President seeks rock solid OIC stance on Jerusalem issue

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Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Wednesday recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine after the controversial move of the United States to move its embassy in Jerusalem and declare it Israel's capital. U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement last week recognizing the city as Israel's capital led to protests in many Muslim countries. Leaders including Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas , Iran's President Hassan Rouhani and Jordan's King Abdullah, a close USA ally, all ... Read More »

Deputy attorney general says no cause to fire Mueller

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Asked by one lawmaker if Trump were to order him to fire Mueller, whether Rosenstein would do it, Rosenstein replied: "I would follow regulation". At the same time, Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz is investigating the anti-Trump texts as part of an inquiry into how the FBI handled the investigation of Clinton emails and Russian interference in the election, the New York Times reports in a second story . Read More »

Future of Syria and talks in Geneva

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It had left the city prematurely last week, claiming there was no point talking to an opposition that demanded Assad's withdrawal, a stance that prompted De Mistura to warn he would judge this week whether any party was seeking to sabotage the process. Read More »

European Parliament skewers proposed ban on kebab additive

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Doner kebab vendors across Europe won a victory in the European Parliament on Wednesday when European Union lawmakers failed to outlaw additives regularly used to preserve taste and moisture. The Belgian MEP, who was behind the motion, added "Unless they can show without doubt that phosphate additives are not harmful, their use in all foods must be immediately reviewed by the Commission". Read More »

Oscar bruised after fight in jail

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Nxumalo said an official investigation had been launched into the incident. Pistorius , who is serving a 13-year jail term for the murder of his girlfriend, suffered minor injuries after last Wednesday, the department of Correctional Services told the BBC . Read More »

Coldest temps, wind chills of season coming Wednesday morning

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Because the storm system is stalling over Quebec the next couple of days, we endure an icy cold wind in New England. It will be falling from Pennsylvania to Long Island Wednesday night into Thursday morning. There's a better chance for a few inches of accumulating snow out of this second system. As temperatures fall into the upper teens to mid-20s overnight, wind chill values will dip into the single digits to lower teens by daybreak. Read More »

Indianapolis to host 2021 NBA All-Star Game

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IN also hosted the third-ever All-Star game, although it was held in Fort Wayne. Before the NBA All-Star game makes its way back to IN, it will be IN Los Angeles IN 2018, IN Charlotte IN 2019, and IN Chicago IN 2020. As for IN, things just keep getting more exciting for the Hoosier State. Indianapolis has hosted the Super Bowl, NCAA Final Four, as well as other sporting events such as the NFL Combine in the past, so it should have no problem when it comes to accommodating the influx of ... Read More »

Gov. Dayton names Tina Smith to replace Sen. Al Franken

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The woman who has been appointed to Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, giving Minnesota two female USA senators for the first time in its history. Dayton faces a strategic choice for his party about whether to appoint a caretaker who would not run in next year's special election, allowing DFL voters to choose the 2018 nominee. Read More »

Omarosa Manigault Has Resigned From Her White House Job

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This is a breaking news story and will be updated when more information becomes available . She later appeared on Celebrity Apprentice , the All-Stars edition and other reality tv shows. White House officials have long expected that some Trump aides would leave the White House in January and Manigault Newman is the latest example that an exodus from the White House could happen. Read More »

Last call: Obamacare open enrollment ends Friday

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The Mississippi Health Advocacy Program and its Health Help Mississippi, which offers in-person assistance in Jackson, Greenville and Hattiesburg, have noticed a shift in attitudes toward Obamacare . Through the Marketplace , many Kansans may be eligible for the Advanced Premium Tax Credits, which help lower monthly insurance premiums. Failure to provide extensions this year would be a mistake, said Andy Slavitt, who oversaw HealthCare.gov under Obama. Read More »

Wind Advisory Wednesday from noon through 8 PM

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Northwest wind 7 to 14 miles per hour. Light southwest wind becoming south, southwest 5 to 10 miles per hour in the evening. Tuesday night: Clear with a low around 35. The weather service said Thursday through the weekend in the Council Bluffs-Omaha area should be partly to mostly sunny with highs in the upper 30s on Thursday to the upper 40s to around 50 on Friday through Sunday . Read More »

Saudi Arabia to Allow Movie Theaters After 35-Year Ban

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The industry welcomed the move. "It is a handsome day in #SaudiArabia!" In 2012, Haifaa al-Mansour became the first Saudi woman to direct a feature. Saudi Arabia adheres to Shariah (Islamic law), and Saudi Arabia's clerics have long considered movies sinful, especially those from the US and Europe. Read More »

Demonstrations against United States move on Jerusalem focus of dailies — Newspapers Review

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Rouhani. Simultaneously with the proclamation in 1948 of the State of Israel, the Arab-Israeli war (1948-1949) began. There were also low-level clashes in Hebron and the Gaza Strip. The dailies covered the meeting between Jordan's monarch Abdullah II and Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz over Jerusalem in Riyadh. About 27 Palestinians were wounded by live fire or rubber bullets throughout the day, the Red Crescent said. Read More »

Duke Realty Corp (NYSE:DRE) Holdings Trimmed by ING Groep NV

State Street Corp lifted its stake in shares of Getty Realty by 5.3% in the 2nd quarter. The ERP5 of SL Green Realty Corp. The Apg Asset Management Us Inc holds 832,000 shares with $88.03M value, up from 737,500 last quarter. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 6.04% EPS growth. $180's average target is 0.90% above currents $178.39 stock price. Juno Therapeutics Inc had 43 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Read More »

EC to examine Rahul Gandhi's TV interview

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This election is not about BJP or Congress, it is about the people of Gujarat", he said. Over 90 per cent colleges were privatised, hospital bills increased, and small traders vanished post-demonetisation and "Gabbar Singh Tax" (GST). Speaking to Zee Kalak, Zee media group's Gujarati channel, Rahul said this election is about truth. "Present Government's irrational economic policies have damaged Gujarat". Read More »

Absence of statues from Katas Raj temple worries SC

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Headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, a three-judge bench of the apex court gave this direction while hearing the suo motu case pertaining to the Katas Raj Temple pond . The ETPB further said that temples were shutdown because of backlash threat. The pilgrims who visited the holy site had to bring their own idols to perform their rituals. Read More »

Cyclone Ockhi: Pinarayi says Rs 20 lakh to be paid lump sum

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Therefore, the Centre should intervene to help trace the missing fishermen quickly within a time-frame, in coordination with state agencies, the memorandum said. The seriously injured, who were unable to venture out into the sea, would get ₹5 lakh each. Numerous dead have already been identified, while some bodies remain unidentified. Read More »

Florida men who dragged shark behind boat charged with animal cruelty

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WESH 2 News in Orlando said they had obtained a related photo that shows what appears to be the same shark, ripped to pieces, and being held by two men. Jail records didn't list attorneys for the men. In July, the graphic video went viral and fueled outrage after the video was emailed it to Capt. Read More »

US, EU and Japan up the pressure on China at WTO

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According to the agreement, members of WTO will not challenge any developing country that goes beyond the ceiling cap at the dispute settlement forum until 2017, and they will work towards finding a permanent solution . Prabhu said the special and differential treatment was an integral part of the WTO and was meant for nations with low per capital income. Prabhu also raised the differences between developed and developing countries in providing agriculture subsidies, and called for it to ... Read More »

Alpesh Thakor knows secret behind PM Modi's fair complexion

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Prominent OBC leader and Congress candidate Alpesh Thakor on Tuesday levelled a freaky allegation against PM Modi. However, he failed to reveal when Modi started eating those imported mushrooms - before he became PM or after. Likening the BJP to anti-poor, he said that poor can't afford what PM Modi eats. Also, the Congress has again struck with the controversies with some unexpected comments over the Prime Minister of India. Read More »

Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan to submit reply to ICJ today

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Keeping that in mind, Pakistan recently chose to allow Jadhav's wife and mother to visit him on December 25. Foreign Office spokesman Mohammad Faisal had told the media that complete security will be provided to the visitors and a diplomat from the Indian High Commission will be allowed to accompany them. Read More »