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Former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio announces bid for US Senate seat

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Joe Arpaio , the former sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona whom President Donald Trump pardoned past year, is running for Senate in the Grand Canyon State. The self-described "America's Toughest Sheriff" has thrown his hat into the ring to replace Jeff Flake in the Senate. John McCain in 2016 and as well as Rep. Read More »

Jake Tapper Cuts Off Stephen Miller After Deeply Strange Interview

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For 12 1/2 minutes , Tapper and Miller engaged in single combat with Tapper trying to get Miller to answer questions about the book Fire and Fury while Miller excoriated CNN for its hateful, biased coverage of the president. "The reality is the president is a political genius who won against a field of 17 incredibly talented people", Miller said in the interview, during which he broadly criticized CNN several times, and which ended with Tapper cutting the segment off, saying ... Read More »

U.S. vice president Pence to visit Jordan on January 21st

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Pence will then spend two days in Israel, where he will visit Jerusalem's Western Wall and the city's Holocaust memorial and give a speech to the Israeli parliament. The White House said Pence will address the need to combat terrorism and help persecuted religious minorities. "In some ways, this trip could now become the moment where the Trump administration finally walks away from the notion of a serious peace negotiation and just goes full in with the Israelis", Goldenberg said. Read More »

Tamil Nadu: Transport strike will continue

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Dinakaran at the TN Assembly on Monday. The strike resonated in the Tamil Nadu Assembly where DMK leader M.K. Stalin urged the Chief Minister to talk to the striking workers. The session would also witness sidelined AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran making his debut in the Assembly after having won the December 21 Radhakrishnan Nagar bypoll by a thumping margin of 40,000 votes against E Madhusudhanan of AIADMK. Read More »

Teacher removed from school board meeting in handcuffs

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Deyshia Hargrave, a middle school language arts teacher, spoke prior to the vote and questioned the school board's decision to consider a $38,000 raise for Superintendent Jerome Puyau. While she was being recognized by the superintendent, an Abbeville city marshal approached her and asked her to leave. She is heard responding: "I am not - you just pushed me to the floor". Read More »

Bradley appointed as NI secretary

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She was making her first comments just hours after being given the job by British Prime Minister Theresa May following the resignation on health grounds of her predecessor James Brokenshire . "I wish him all the very best for his medical treatment and for a speedy recovery". The government was set up as a result of the 1998 Good Friday agreement which brought to an end three decades of mostly sectarian conflict in Northern Ireland in which 3,500 people were killed. Read More »

Dakota Johnson's reaction to Angelina Jolie ignoring Jennifer Aniston is everything

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All eyes were on them and as expected, the award show left viewers with an unforgettable moment that involves Jennifer Anniston, Angelina Jolie and Dakota Johnson . The Mirror reports it's the first time both actresses have attended an awards ceremony, since the Critic's Choice Awards in 2017. Brad and Angelina - who famously became known as "Brangelina" - starred as love interests in the film Mr & Mrs Smith the same year. Read More »

Altice spins off U.S. business and alters European structure

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Altice's performance in Europe a year ago led investors to question its strategy, and in November founder Patrick Drahi returned as president while Chief Executive Michel Combes resigned. founder Patrick Drahi will remain in control of both companies and will serve as president of the Board of Altice Europe and Chairman of the Board of Altice USA. Read More »

Israeli PM's son sorry over secret tape

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In the recording broadcast by Channel 2 News, Yair Netanyahu, 26, talked about his father's role in a controversial gas deal with gas tycoon Kobi Maimon's son Ori. Yair also lashed out at the media for running the "biased and disgraceful" report containing nothing but "drunken ramblings" that do not represent his character and values. Read More »

Pelosi isn't sure Oprah's celebrity is the best thing for 2020

Knowing this, Seth did the only thing he possibly could do: He teased how Oprah would never be president, and would never have Tom Hanks as her VP. I don't think she had any intention [of declaring]. The network has just deleted its tweet , which pictured Winfrey and the caption: "Nothing but respect for OUR future president". Oprah Winfrey holds the 2018 Golden Globe Cecil B. Read More »

Saudi Arabia increases India's Haj quota for the year 2018

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Muhammad Benten. Meanwhile, after government's decision to allow women to go on Haj pilgrimage without mahram (male counterpart, guardian or relative) was not welcomed by some clerics. In another tweet, he also said that Haj pilgrims can now travel via sea route, with all the formalities and technicalities concerning the process remaining to be discussed by officials from both the countries. Read More »

Building bridges between China and France

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Macron started his three-day visit in Xian as a gesture to Chinese President Xi Jinping's (習近平) Belt and Road project, an initiative to connect Asia and Europe by road, rail and sea. But Macron was set to show a photo of it to Xi when they met on Monday in Beijing. In a French version of panda diplomacy, Macron has brought Xi a gift: a retired Republican Guard horse that is now in quarantine in China . Read More »

Iran bans teaching of English in schools

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Accroding to Mehdi Navid-Adham, primary schools will now focus on the Farsi language and classes of Iranian culture. Iranian children are typically taught English during middle school, around the ages of 12 to 14, but some primary schools also have English classes. Read More »

Five killed including three policemen in Quetta blast

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The nature of the blast is still not known. The suspected bomber, who acted alone, targeted a patrolling truck at busy Zargoon road- just 300 meters away from state assembly building-, provincial police chief, Moazzam jah Ansari told reporters. Read More »

Women set for Saudi first

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Women in Saudi Arabia would be allowed to attend football matches on Friday for the first time in the conservative kingdom, authorities said on Monday. "There will be a number of ways in which women will be granted access to the matches, including the ticketing system which will be invested in, and the electronic gates which will be controlled and transferred between the three stadiums as well as other places on the field in case the stadium is crowded". Read More »

Zac Brown Band Sings National Anthem Before College Football National Championship

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This comment is believed to be relating to the ongoing criticism Trump gave professional football players who kneel during the anthem to protest racial injustice, as well as the NFL itself for allowing it. The president was reportedly greeted with a mixture of cheers and boos while taking the field. The moment brought a big smile to Trump as he later waved to the excited and cheering stands. Read More »

Fodder scam: Akhilesh Yadav expresses solidarity with jailed Lalu

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When the Doranda police refused to register an FIR, Sumit lodged an FIR at Lower Bazar police station. The instance the FIR was lodged, the two surrendered in court and were sent to prison. "We can not tell that", the jail officials said adding that the job is allotted according to the requirement of the jail and not the wish of an inmate. Read More »

Winter Weather Advisory for all of West Michigan

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Heavy snow is expected Tuesday night and into Wednesday in wide ranging areas of the Colorado mountains, prompting a Winter Storm Warning stretching from the Wyoming border to New Mexico. Tuesday ... Mostly to partly cloudy with a high 45. Whiteouts are possible across southwestern Minnesota where wind gusts will be the strongest, the National Weather Service said. Read More »

We are not love jihad people: Jignesh Mevani says in Delhi rally

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The cancellation of the "Yuva Hunkar Rally" had triggered massive protests in the national capital. Heavy security has still enveloped the rally, with nearly 15 thousand security police, who have been equipped with water cannons and tear gas bombs to be prepared for any violent situation that arise from the rally. Read More »

Syrian Military Reports Israeli Missile Strikes

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A senior Israeli military official disclosed last August that the nation's air force had struck targets in Syria some 100 times. Following reports of an Israeli airstrike on a weapons depot in Syria, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Tuesday that Israel is prepared to take action to prevent advanced munitions from reaching the Hezbollah terrorist group. Read More »

Two trains collide in Germiston, scores injured

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Maloka said that Metrorail can not say what led to the collision. Commuters using trains running between Germiston and Johannesburg were told to expect delays of up to 60 minutes. "One of the trains was authorised to be stationary there and it was waiting for a manual signal for it to leave the station‚" said Mofokeng. A Shosholoza Meyl passenger train travelling to Johannesburg derailed after it crashed into a truck at a rail crossing on Thursday last week. Read More »

Snow seen in the Sahara desert

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Daily Mail quoted Photographer Karim Bouchetata as saying, "We were really surprised when we woke up to see snow again". Snow rarely falls in the Sahara where temperatures in the summer frequently hit 38C to 40C (100F to 104F), but it is the third time in nearly 40 years that Ain Sefra has seen snow, with it also receiving a blanketing in 2016 and 2017. Read More »

White House faces looming budget, immigration reform deadlines

Democrats have been trying to push for a permanent DACA solution in exchange for funding the government. But a building clash in Congress that may reach a critical point over the next 10 days has the potential to disrupt millions of lives, set the contours of crucial midterm elections and profoundly influence Trump's bid to remake America. Read More »

How alligators survive the cold

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Look at those teeth. In a blog post, experts explained alligators can live in water temperatures as low as 40 degrees. The gators in Brunswick County can be seen poking their noses through a sheet of ice, and experts told WWAY they do it stay alive, saying they're in a state of brumation which is like hibernation. Read More »