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Juventus' Pjaca set for Schalke loan move

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Marko Pjaca has officially joined German side Schalke on loan until the end of the season. Unwilling to lose the winger outright, Juventus have not included an option to buy in the deal. "Medical passed: Marko Pjaca will become a Schalke player. He brings more quality into our team and can play on different positions", Schalke head coach Domenico Tedesco said. Read More »

How to Keep Pipes From Freezing - Even During a 'Bomb Cyclone'

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Temperatures in the region are nearing zero this week, causing broken water mains, frozen pipes and burst household plumbing. Keep the thermostat set to the same temperature both during the day and at night. Next, open the faucet so that water will flow through the pipe once the area is melted. Do this with a space heater, for example, but avoid the use of kerosene heaters or open flames. Read More »

Three Pakistani civilians injured in unprovoked Indian firing at LoC

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Director general of the Disaster Management Authority Zaheeruddin Qureshi detailed that until June 2017, unprovoked firing by Indian forces across the LoC had taken 832 lives while 3,000 had been injured and 3,300 houses damaged. "The post was neutralised", added military's media wing. Fatal violation of the ceasefire had come in days after Prime Minister (PM) Shahid Khaqan Abbasi visited Chirikot sector where he was briefed over the LoC situation. Read More »

Roy Moore accuser's house burns, arson investigation launched

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January 2. According to reports, Johnson and her family lost their home and all of their belongings and have been living in a hotel. There were no injuries: Johnson and her husband was at work, and her grandson was in school. But by the time the fire was extinguished, all of Johnson's and her family's belongings were destroyed, according to AL.com. The allegations by Johnson and the other women helped sink the far-right Republican's campaign for a Senate seat that was won by Doug ... Read More »

Tillerson On Trump: 'I've Never Questioned His Mental Fitness'

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Tillerson defended the President, said he's "very engaged" in meetings, and praised how "deliberative" Trump has been. Tough military action against North Korea remains an option if diplomatic efforts fail to end its pursuit of nuclear weapons, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told CNN Friday. Read More »

Four people, including boy, found shot dead in Santa Clarita home

Four people, including an underage boy, were killed in a shooting in Santa Clarita Friday morning and suspects are not being sought, authorities said. The shooting took place in an upscale subdivision of Santa Clarita in the hills above Copper Hill Drive. UPDATE 11:10 a.m.: Homicide detectives are on scene, but officials have yet to confirm whether this is a murder-suicide incident, according to Deputy Medrano, LASD. Read More »

Storm brings flooding, hurricane-force winds to MA

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Flooding in Boston spawned by a powerful Nor'easter is expected to recede on Thursday night, but that's not the end of the city's troubles. Water could also be seen pouring into an underground subway stop near the New England Aquarium. After big waves were added to the mix, more water rushed to the shoreline which caused the flooding, WBUR reported . Block Island, Rhode Island experience a 61 miles per hour wind gust. Read More »

Brutal winter storm smacks coastal Southeast, now threatens Northeast

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It's a rare winter storm hitting the east coast right now and started as far south as Florida. Forecasters said hurricane-force winds blowing offshore on Thursday could generate 24-foot (7-meter) seas. Governors of states in the path of the storm have declared emergencies. School systems on the Alabama coast waived uniform requirements so students could bundle up. Read More »

Eastern US braces for more frigid weather, ice storms

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As record cold temperatures paralyze much of the country, a "bomb cyclone " forming off the East Coast is threatening to douse the area from Northern Florida to New England in ice and snow. National Weather Service meteorologist Paul Head said the storm is now still weak and off the coast of Cape Canaveral, Florida. Pennsylvania, according to forecasters, is expected to miss the brunt of the storm. Read More »

Maya Cummings suspends bid for Maryland governor

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The Maryland Primary Election is set for June 26, 2018. In a state where registered Democrats outnumber Republicans 2-1, they are vying to run against popular Republican Gov. The 46-year-old earned a doctorate in political science from Purdue University and has worked as NY congressman Charles B. Rangel's chief of staff and started Global Policy Solutions, a social change strategy firm in 2005. Read More »

Mitt Romney, Pres. Trump share phone call amid Senate run rumors

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Mike Leavitt and conservative pundit Bill Kristol, who openly told Politico he hoped Romney would run if Hatch retired. The two men also spoke about 83-year-old Utah Sen. Hatch's announcement rejuvenated already lively talk of a possible Romney return to the political arena. Donald Trump is a phoney, a fraud. "He's playing the American public for suckers: He gets a free ride to the White House and all we get is a lousy hat". Read More »

Josh Mandel drops out of the Senate race

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Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) in late 2016. Mandel had backing from the establishment and tea party wings of the GOP, and had appeared likely to cruise to nomination after other top Republicans took a pass on the race. The candidate filing deadline in OH is February 7 - giving other Republicans only about a month to decide whether to enter the race. Mandel, a two-tour Iraq War veteran, announced his run last December, saying his priorities were immigration and fighting "radical Islam". Read More »

Pres. Trump Seeks $18 Billion in Border Wall Funding

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The funding would go towards adding to or replacing the existing 654 miles of border barrier, bringing the total to almost 1,000 miles, or about about half of the entire southwest border. The request occurred as the White House and Congress negotiate a solution to the problem Trump created when he chose to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. Read More »

PM Modi will launch programme on January 5

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Therefore, the development of backward districts is imperative. The Prime Minister said that public movements for development require a meeting of minds in the core team. "In developed districts, young officers can not challenge themselves". He called for a concerted effort to achieve visible results in three months, till Babasaheb Ambedkar's birth anniversary on April 14th. Read More »

Triple talaq: Narendra Modi to take ordinance route

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Following this, the government will seek the prorogation of the session to facilitate the issue of the Ordinance. The opposition raised the terror incident in Kashmir, in which five CRPF personnel were killed, also raised concerns over the first National Register of Citizens draft in Assam, which had several prominent names missing. Read More »

CDC to hold briefing on preparations for nuclear war

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The event will be held January 16. However, a spokesperson for the agency told STAT that the event has been planned for months since the CDC participated in a radiation/nuclear incident exercise conducted by the Federal Emergency Management Agency last spring. Read More »

Assam Police Registers FIR Against Mamata For NRC Remarks

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At several places, including in Tinsukia and Biswanath, Banerjee's effigies were burnt. A case has been registered against her for promoting enmity between different groups. Chief secretary Malay Kumar De said the national emblem is incorporated in the logo and, therefore, the government does not need to print the emblem separately on stationery or other mediums. Read More »

Thousands of TN buses on strike over 0.13% wage hike

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The strike has impacted commuters in the state, with many facing trouble getting around. The Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation (TNSTC) workers could not resort to such flash strikes without any prior intimation, causing trouble to the public, the first bench headed by Chief Justice Indira Banerjee said, while passing interim orders on a PIL filed in this regard. Read More »

Not tortured, says Jadhav in new video; India calls it 'propaganda'

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I said don't worry Mummy, now you are happy. In the video Jadhav further said that he expects to see fear in the eyes of US President Donald Trump now that "uncontestable evidence has been provided of American duplicity". This video does not come as a surprise. India has rebuffed Pakistan for carrying out propagandistic exercises by putting out coerced statements by Kulbhushan Jadhav on video and said such actions by Islamabad carry no credibility. Read More »

Skiers in Austria caught on rough chairlift ride in forceful winds; video

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Four people have been confirmed dead after the storm first hit in France . In fact Storm Eleanor took things a bit too far, bringing with it winds of almost 100mph and periods of torrential rain and sudden warm temperatures meaning many areas closed all or most of their terrain as it blew through, and some like Tignes and Val Thorens even recommended skiers stay in their accommodation for the duration with conditions so extreme. Read More »

Donald Trump: China 'Caught Red Handed' Selling Oil to North Korea

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But there have been concerns in recent days it may still be illegally selling oil to the North after satellite photos captured images of Chinese ships apparently trading oil off North Korean waters. The new round of sanctions has intensified the economic sanctions regime, slashing the communist state's refined petroleum product imports and banning all remaining major exports. Read More »

FBI Investigating Clinton Foundation

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The primary location of the investigation will be Little Rock, Arkansas, where the foundation was started, an anonymous law enforcement official first told The Hill . "This effort, seen in light of the personal animus toward then-candidate Trump by senior agents leading the Clinton investigation and their apparent desire to create an "insurance policy" against Mr. Read More »

Rep. Ron DeSantis enters Florida's governor's race

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Rick Scott's (R) footsteps. A Florida congressman who has the backing of President Donald Trump is jumping into a crowded contest for governor. He has represented a northeast Florida congressional district since 2013. He has been rumored as a likely candidate since current Mr. Scott is term-limited. The Republicans who have entered the governor's race are Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam and State Senator Jack Latvala. Read More »