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Hundreds of Russians Endorse Navalny to Problem Putin in March Vote

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The Western-educated lawyer says he is the only Russian politician who has been conducting a genuine election campaign, travelling to far-flung regions over the past year and urging everyday Russians to vote for him. Earlier today supporters in the Pacific port of Vladivostok, Irkutsk, Krasnoyarsk and Novosibirsk in Siberia and other cities formally endorsed Navalny's candidacy. Read More »

The Oldest Tree On The White House Grounds Is Being Removed

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The tree was said to be too damaged to remain standing. After reviewing the reports, she trusted that every effort had been made to preserve the historic tree, and was concerned about the safety of visitors and members of the press who are often standing right in front of the tree during Marine One lifts. Read More »

Navalny clears first hurdle in bid for Russian Federation presidency

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Today Mr Navalny, a veteran campaigner against corruption among Russia's elite, won the initial support of 742 people at a gathering in a district of Moscow , above the minimum 500 required to initiate a presidential bid. In one heated exchange, he said Russian voters' faith in the system hung in the balance. His supporters clapped him, but officials were unmoved. However, CEC Chair Ella Pamfilova said, "Navalny was ineligible to run because of a corruption conviction, and that he could ... Read More »

Canada kicks out Venezuela ambassador in tit-for-tat row

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Brasilia, Dec 27 Brazil today ordered the top diplomat at Venezuela's embassy, Gerardo Delgado, to leave the country, in retaliation for Caracas booting out the Brazilian ambassador. Earlier this year, following on U.S. footsteps, Canada had unveiled sanctions against 52 foreigners it deemed corrupt and accused of human rights violations. Read More »

North Korea says new United Nations sanctions an 'act of war'

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On Sept. 3, it detonated what it called a hydrogen bomb in its sixth and most powerful nuclear test. The United Nation's latest sanctions on North Korea are more likely to hurt ordinary people in the isolated nation than slow Kim Jong-Un's push to develop missiles capable of hitting the USA with nuclear weapons. Read More »

China to overtake United States economy by 2032

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The growing importance of Asia's major economies will continue in 2018 and beyond, according to a league table that sees the region dominating in terms of size in just over a decade. The United States, the world's largest economy, will be overtaken by China in 2030, the report forecast, adding India would take that spot "at some time in the second half of this century". Read More »

Jadhav meets family, Pakistan says more such meetings will take place

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His appearance also raises questions about his health and well-being, " External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said in a strongly-worded statement on Tuesday. He said the Pakistani press was allowed on multiple occasions to approach Jadhav's family members closely, harass and hector them and hurl false and motivated accusations about the Indian death row convict. Read More »

Utah boy rescued from frozen pond on Christmas

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The boy chased after the dog and ran on a frozen pond. "And I was calling out for that boy, just in desperate hope that I could find him before I had to abandon (him) and come back to shore". Using his arms and hands, he was able to break the ice for 25 feet and reach the boy. "He was taken to a nearby ambulance". The condition of the boy, who was flown by helicopter to Dixie Regional Medical Center in St. Read More »

Trump Backer Accuses Lewandowski Of Unwanted Touching At Trump Hotel In DC

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A singer who publicly supported Donald Trump 's presidential campaign is now accusing his former campaign manager of sexual harassment. "If he would apologize, that's all I want", Villa said. The report alleges the incident occurred on November 28. "C1 disclosed she was the victim of a sexual assault", the report says in the "public narrative" section. Read More »

Texas Bowl 2017: Texas vs

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After saying that, Herman lamented the fact that he's had to "reprogram" a lot of the players on his team. He stands 6'4 and shows the ability to escape the pocket when he needs to. "While it should benefit him more in the long run to return for his senior season, it's not out of the question that Drew Lock will leave for the National Football League after this game, where his 6'4", 225lb frame and rocket of an arm will tempt a general manager to take early on in the draft, even if there are ... Read More »

Police swarm upstate NY home after 4 bodies found in basement

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Daniel DeWolf said that the bodies were discovered in the house's basement, the report said. DeWolf said all four deaths appear suspicious and are being investigated as homicides. Police have reportedly made attempts to notify the deceased individuals' relatives. Neighbors describe the community as generally quiet. "Things are unfolding right now", he said. Read More »

Second-half capitulation cripples Real Madrid's title hopes

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The 29-year-old Brazilian looked like a poor replacement for the younger, and flashier Neymar after the star striker forced his record-breaking transfer to Paris Saint-Germain. "He's the total footballer, the best in history, a wonder". Sky Sports pundit and former striker Thierry Henry thinks that even talk of Zidane losing his job is laughable given what he's won since taking over at Madrid - and that he's changed the way the club play for the better, and needs to be given far more ... Read More »

Crews gaining ground on devastating California wildfires

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The fire in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties had scorched 273,400 acres, or about 427 square miles of coastal foothills and national forest, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection. "But it is the way the world is with the kind of carbon pollution that we're not only living with but that we're generating still". Many battled the largest fire, the Thomas Fire, which has burned 281,000 acres and destroyed more than 1,000 structures. Read More »

The 'Catch Me Outside' Girl Paid Off Her Mother's Mortgage For Christmas

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In a video obtained by TMZ , Bregoli's mom cries in disbelief. Danielle Bregoli , also known as the " Cash Me Ousside " girl, rose to fame for her confrontational attitude in an episode of " Dr. A million memes were born in that instant. 'Tis the season to give back and show love, and newly signed rapper Danielle Bregoli (aka Bhad Bhabie ) did just that for Christmas. Read More »

Multiple people killed in I-70 crash near Abilene

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Both were pronounced dead at the scene, according to MSHP. Three of the fatalities happened during a crash in Carroll County on Saturday when a auto ran off the roadway, struck an embankment, struck a vehicle and overturned. None of the occupants was wearing seat belts. Two of the fatalities this year occurred in the Troop A territory of the patrol, which includes the Kansas City area. Read More »

N. Korean Media Urge Citizens to Study Kim Jong-un's Ideologies

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Tensions escalated between the two nations when earlier on September 15, North Korea fired an intermediate-range missile, which flew over Hokkaido Island in Japan before and swashed into the Pacific Ocean. The sanctions also order the repatriation of North Korean workers sent overseas to earn much-needed revenue for Kim's regime. The news of North Korea's latest assault on fun came courtesy of South Korea's National Intelligence Service. Read More »

Extreme Cold Warning In Effect

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Those wind chills are expected to remain throughout the night and into the morning. The high is anticipated at -28 with an extreme wind chill of -47. Low -38 and extreme wind chill of -45. The outer layer should be wind resistant. The warning is issued when the wind chill hits -40 C or below and creates an elevated risk to health such as frost bite or hypothermia. Read More »

The Library of Congress is done archiving your silly tweets

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In 2010, the Library of Congress announced an exciting and groundbreaking acquisition-a gift from Twitter of the entire archive of public tweet text beginning with the first tweets of 2006 through 2010, and continuing with all public tweet text going forward. Read More »

GST collections fall to Rs 80808 cr in November

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It is hoped that the compliances improve further so that the revenue is back on track. Till then, the department holds on to the fact that the growth continues to be in the positive since implementing GST . The GST collection for the month of July was over Rs 95,000 crore, while for August, it was more than Rs 91,000 crore. "Dip in collection in revenue for November is on expected lines, as rates of over 175 items were cut from November 15 and refunds to exporters initiated". Read More »

Israel Says More Countries May Move Their Embassies To Jerusalem

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She did not name the 10 countries, but public radio cited Israeli diplomatic sources as saying Honduras, the Philippines, Romania and South Sudan are among those considering such a move. Over the weekend, Liviu Dragnea, speaker of the Romanian parliament and head of the country's ruling Social Democratic Party said that his country should move its embassy to Yerushalayim. Read More »

White Nationalist Group's Shrine For Justine Damond Taken Down By Police

Photos showed the display with candles, flowers, cards reading "United We Stand", and a framed photo of Damond. Damond had called 911 to report a possible sexual assault in an alley behind her house. He added, " Identity Evropa and those who share their values have no place in our city ". Noor came to the U.S.at a young age, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reported, and was a member of the Somali American Police Association. Read More »

Simonds to legally challenge 94th district tie

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Simonds is asking the election panel of judges to reverse their tie vote decision in the 94th house seat race and to reconsider on an expedited basis. They also said the election official is inexperienced and didn't speak up enough to stop the recount process. To clear up any confusion about whether it should be counted, Simonds' team argues, the judges should have consulted with state election officials before making the call. Read More »

Two Palestinian women in court over Israeli soldier…

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The mother of Ahed, Nariman was arrested after she had expressed desire to follow her child into the court. A military court on Monday extended the remand of a 16-year-old Palestinian girl, who was filmed slapping IDF soldiers, by an additional four days. Read More »

Citymeals On Wheels Delivers Hot Food To Those In Need On Christmas

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Duncan, one of the volunteers, said. "I've been doing it since I was five or six". Goodman said, "This is part of their holiday, to volunteer". It's the only non-profit group delivering meals all across the city Christmas Day. "It's a way to give back to people that I know from the heart", said Mason. "It makes you understand exactly what's happening". Director of Marketing & Communications, Mike Green, added, "It's also a chance for the volunteers, to be able to do something that so ... Read More »

Today is the first day of Kwanzaa

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President Trump issued a brief statement on Tuesday acknowledging the African heritage festival. "As families and friends join to light the Kinara, Melania and I extend our warmest wishes for a joyful holiday season and a prosperous year to come". Read More »