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PD: Men Killed 20 Chickens With Their Bare Hands

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Ulrich was in a "jealous rage" after seeing pictures on social media of his wife hanging out with other people. Ulrich and Budnovitch, both of Milford, were arrested Wednesday and charged with multiple counts including animal cruelty, criminal mischief and larceny. Read More »

Meryl Streep wants Melania, Ivanka to address sexual misconduct

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In 1979, the year of the film's release, Streep told Time magazine Hoffman had grabbed her breast when they first met. Speaking to The New York Times , Streep recalled how the Weinstein news "underlined my own sense of cluelessness" and how she "really had to think" before she responded, even as people were calling on her to do so. Read More »

Now closing: 64 Kmart and 39 Sears stores

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Liquidation sales will begin as early as January 12, Sears officials said. Sears has announced the closing of 64 K-Mart stores and 39 Sears stores that will be closing in March and April. They will also be able apply for open positions at other Kmart and Sears stores. Also Thursday, Macy's identified 11 more stores it plans to close this year, including one in Burlington, Vt., as part of a plan it announced last year to close underperforming stores. Read More »

Hundreds of flights canceled ahead of winter 'bomb cyclone'

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Oakland woman Ginger Hintz, a passenger on the plane, live-tweeted the situation and said people began getting frustrated. Nearly all flights have been canceled at Bradley International Airport on Thursday as a blizzard dumps snow on CT and many airlines are waiving fees due to the blizzard . Read More »

Man wanted in Texas woman's death in custody

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Miles, 44, is now in custody with charges pending, according to Round Rock Police Chief Allen Banks. When the deputy tried to pull Miles over he started driving erratically. (MST). According to police, it is believed the girls have been taken to Colorado. Miles and Bates were roommates. He says Miles acted inappropriately with Lili when he used to live next door. Read More »

Trump shuts down voter fraud commission, citing 'endless legal battles'

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Trump formed the commission last May to examine the US electoral system for evidence of large-scale voter fraud. President Donald Trump speaks to reporters at the White House on December 22. While there have been isolated cases of people voting illegally, and many voter rolls contain outdated data, there is no evidence voter fraud is a widespread problem in the United States or has affected election results. Read More »

Aadhaar Data is Completely Safe as UIDAI Denies Data Breach

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Also, the authority cleared that grievance redressal search facility gives only limited access to the names and other details, and not biometric details. The agency insists all Aadhaar data is protected with the best technology and security standards. Also, how various Common Service Centres across the country were involved in leaking the information, right from the collection to storage, accuracy and use of Aadhaar data. Read More »

Biometric verification prevents Ghanian man's illegal entry into United States

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The shipment included two boxes carrying 100 unlabeled bottles of liquid meth. "CBP officers targeted and seized a large amount of unsafe narcotics, preventing those drugs from ending up in the hands of our community". "CBP officers targeted and seized a large amount of risky narcotics, preventing those drugs from ending up in the hands of our community". U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is recommending people leave their weed at home if they're heading south of the border. Read More »

Dalit caste protests in India hit Mumbai

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The disruption on Tuesday hit evening peak hour services when throngs of commuters come from Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) to Belapur and Panvel on the Harbour line. "I have a mark here on my back from last night". Mevani and Khalid had attended the "Elgar Parishad", an event organised to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the battle of Bhima-Koregaon, at Shaniwar Wada in Pune. Read More »

Top FBI, Justice officials meet with Ryan over dossier on Trump, Russia

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Several key FBI officials will be forced to testify before the Intelligence Committee this month, including former DOJ Associate Deputy Attorney General Bruce Ohr; FBI Supervisory Special Agent Peter Strzok; former FBI General Counsel James Baker; FBI Attorney Lisa Page; FBI Attorney Sally Moyer; FBI Assistant Director Greg Brower; FBI Assistant Director Bill Priestap; and FBI Special Agent James Rybicki. Read More »

Schools 'should help children with social media risk'

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While eight- to 10-year-olds use social media in a "playful, creative" way - often to play games - this changes significantly as children's social circles expand in Year 6 (or the first year of secondary school), it says. Parent Trevor said his 12-year-old twin daughters had moved schools as a result of the pressure from social media, but admits they "can't walk away" from it. Read More »

Pro-government rallies held in Iran after week of unrest

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Iranian president Hassan Rouhani found some support from Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan who in a phone call told him he was right to say protesters should not break the law while exercising their right to demonstrate peacefully. Many have been turned off by the violence, which has contrasted with the largely peaceful marches in 2009. "Even those who maybe acted emotionally, vandalising things and setting fire to public property, know that the smoke will get into everyone's eyes ... Read More »

Fire at Clintons' NY home, no injuries reported

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Firefighters arrived on the scene of the Clintons' longtime home in Chappaqua, New York to fight a fire that has since been put out, the Chappaqua Fire Department told WNBC. The home reportedly cost $1.7million when the Clintons purchased it. "Fire extinguishers were utilised to suppress the fire and members of the Chappaqua Fire Department responded and inspected the area above the fire to ensure it had been completely extinguished". Read More »

Man remanded to prison for the murder of Rihanna's cousin

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Following news of Alleyne's death, the "Lemon" artist paid tribute to her late cousin in a series of posts on Instagram . 2017 did not end well for Rihanna as her cousin was murdered and the singer took to her Instagram in December to mourn her cousin, revealing that he was shot dead by unknown persons. Read More »

Terrorism charges for man who feds say meant to harm Amtrak passengers

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He was on his way back when the incident on the train occurred. Wilson had a ticket for a trip from Sacramento to Missouri, according to the affidavit. Investigators found multiple weapons, ammunition and other tactical instruments in Wilson's St. Charles home, including a fully automatic assault rifle and a gun that had been converted into a short-barrel rifle, both potentially violating federal gun laws. Read More »

More than a dozen dead as powerful blizzard batters USA east coast

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In fact, the pressure plummeted by 21 millibars in just six hours overnight, said Bob Oravec, a senior branch forecaster at the Weather Prediction Center. "We expect tough conditions for days to come particularly in terms of the cold", New York Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) said Thursday. "Unless it's essential for you to be out and using the roads today, you should not be", New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said at a news conference. Read More »

30 people awaiting a bed at Tullamore Hospital

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Minister for Health Simon Harris has said "no effort or resource is being spared to improve the situation" in the health service where a record 656 patients were on trolleys or on wards waiting admission to a bed. Figures on trolleys fell from a high of 677 on Wednesday, to 483 this morning, but according to HSE figures which do not include patients on wards, the numbers are still 14% higher than the same day a year ago. Read More »

Macron announces law to combat spread of fake news in France

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Speaking to journalists at an annual New Year reception on Wednesday, Macron said he meant to overhaul the country's media laws in order to boost transparency and quash the spread of fake news on social media. The president was victim of a fake news smear attack himself just prior to France's presidential election previous year, with genuine leaked emails being leaked out mixed up with false information that painted him in a bad light. Read More »

True Detective season 3: Stephen Dorff joins HBO series cast

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The new season will see Ali and Dorff teaming up to investigate a mysterious murder in the Ozarks and feature three different timelines, upping the ante from Season 1's two timelines set 17 years apart. While the powerhouse trio of Colin Farrell , Rachel McAdams , and Vince Vaughn wasn't enough to save season 2, the pairing of Ali and and Dorff is enough of an out-of-left-field choice that season 3 could recapture the magic that Woody Harrelson (also a superb character actor) and Matthew ... Read More »

Russian military personnel killed in shelling of Khmeimim air base in Syria

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As reported , "the Syrian security forces are taking measures to search for and destroy the militants involved in the attack, as well as to strengthen the defense of the territory adjacent to the airbase". Last month, Russian Federation began establishing a permanent presence at Hmeymim and a naval base at Tartous although President Vladimir Putin has ordered a "significant" withdrawal of his military from Syria, declaring their work largely done. Read More »

Devon Energy Corporation (DVN) vs. Callon Petroleum Company (CPE)

It has underperformed by 7.29% the S&P500. Speece Thorson Capital Group Inc increased Devon Energy Corp New ( DVN ) stake by 28.4% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Smith Asset Management Gp Limited Partnership reported 253,890 shares. Comerica Bancorporation reported 0.05% stake. Devon Energy posted earnings of $0.25 per share in the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year over year growth rate of 132%. Read More »

Kobach follows disbanding of Trump voter commission with charges against two voters

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The Associated Press reported that a study by a Loyola Law School professor found that out of 1 billion votes cast in all American elections between 2000 and 2014, there were only 31 known cases of impersonation fraud. Of course, proving election fraud was never the end goal for Kobach, who has put in place in Kansas the most restrictive voter registration and identification laws in the country. Read More »

Thieves steal gems from Doge's Palace exhibition in Venice

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The working theory being developed by investigating officers suggests that at least two people entered the Doge's Palace - a popular tourist spot in Venice where a selection of Indian jewelry from the Qatari royal collection was on display to the public. Read More »

Merck KGaA (MRK) Given a €115.00 Price Target at Warburg Research

Solaris Asset Management LLC boosted its position in Merck & Co., Inc.by 6.3% during the 2nd quarter. About 15.03 million shares traded or 25.87% up from the average. It dived, as 46 investors sold MRK shares while 619 reduced holdings. It also reduced Ishares Tr Msci Eafe Idx (EFA) stake by 6,079 shares and now owns 358,544 shares. Read More »

Ricky Ponting appointed head coach of Delhi Daredevils for 2018 IPL season

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Ponting, who announced his retirement from worldwide cricket in 2012, guided Mumbai Indians to their second IPL title in 2015 during his two-year coaching stint with the franchise. Dravid opted to continue as the coach of India A and India Under-19 teams. We have retained two youngsters and the whole team will be built around them. Read More »

National Matric Results Pass Rate Is 75.1 Percent

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The top achieving province is Free State‚ recording a pass mark of 86% - down from 88.2% in 2016 when it was also the top performing province. In third place is the Western Cape which achieved 82.7%‚ down from 85.9% in 2016 and dropping from second place a year ago. Read More »

High-Ranking EU Official Begins Visit to Cuba

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In practice, the EU's rigid posture turned out to be counterproductive and was ultimately proven to be outmoded when relations between Cuba and the United States began to thaw in 2014. It will be a new legal framework for bilateral relations, including political dialogue, cooperation and joint action in global forums. "We regret that the USA administration has apparently changed its position with respect to Cuba", said Mogherini. Read More »

Highbridge Capital Management LLC Acquires 92940 Shares of Newell Brands Inc. (NWL)

About 6.21M shares traded. It has underperformed by 4.76% the S&P500. Walleye Trading Llc increased its stake in Dollar Gen Corp New (Put) (DG) by 303.07% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. In related news, CEO Michael B. Polk bought 7,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, November 20th. The company has a market capitalization of $15,600.00, a P/E ratio of 12.29, a PEG ratio of 1.18 and a beta of 1.10. Read More »