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Super Bowl LII matchup: Patriots vs. Eagles

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In December 2015, in one of Chip Kelly's final games as Eagles head coach, they went up to Foxboro and beat the Patriots, 35-28, scoring touchdowns on offense, defense and special teams. This year's version of the Patriots got here in typical Patriots fashion: by overcoming a 10-point deficit in the fourth quarter against the Jaguars in Sunday's AFC title game . Read More »

Department of Employment Releases Statement on New Job Numbers

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For the Glens Falls MSA, which consists of Warren and Washington counties, the unemployment rate rose from 5.5 percent in December 2016 to 5.7 percent for last month. The December unemployment rate still represents a broad trend of falling unemployment in the region, tied with 2014 for the lowest December unemployment this decade. Read More »

Gowdy Sees 'Stunning' Levels of 'Bias' in Strzok-Page Texts

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Meanwhile, Sen. Richard Burr (R-N.C.), who is leading the Senate's Russian Federation investigation as chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee, threw cold water on the theory that the FBI did anything nefarious regarding the messages . Strzok was one of the lead investigators in that probe. There is no evidence anywhere in the many thousands of Strzok-Page text messages that have been released indicating that the two agents' private views translated to anti-Trump actions at their ... Read More »

Trump inclined to allow Nunes memo to be released

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Nunes is reportedly working on releasing the memo, but needs approval from the committee and the president. "I think given the seriousness of this one and the players, that this should go to the President first", said Rep. The memo reportedly made the rounds in the House of Representatives last week, but until we know for sure what it says, talk about the memo is just. Read More »

Pence confirms US Embassy move to Jerusamel by end 2019

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The embassy is to be opened in an existing US facility that will be "retrofitted" to meet safety and security requirements, Undersecretary of State Steve Goldstein told reporters in Washington. In a tweet , he said the party will not provide a "silent backdrop" to a man he called a "dangerous racist ". Pence responded to the ruckus by saying he was humbled to speak before such a "vibrant democracy", before delving into his prepared remarks about the two countries' unbreakable bond. Read More »

School bus full of students slides down icy road in MA

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The bus began to slide because of a flash freeze that led to slippery roads, reported. Sutton Public Schools did not announce a delayed opening on Tuesday prior to the crash but all school buses were delayed following, according to the Sutton Police Department. Read More »

Twin auto bomb in Benghazi kills over 30, wounds 50 people

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At least 30 people died in the blast and up to 50 were injured. The first explosion was triggered in front of a mosque in central al-Sleimani when devotees were leaving the building after the evening prayer. Forces loyal to eastern-based commander Khalifa Haftar prevailed in Benghazi's conflict after protracted urban battles against its opponents that left parts of the port city in ruins. Read More »

Odisha PCC to protest death of rape victim

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Schools and colleges will be remaining closed for the safety of students in view of the shutdown and elaborate security arrangements have also been made, said police. Meanwhile, stepping up attack on the BJD government, BJP activists, including women wing members, clashed with police while trying to march to "Naveen Niwas", the residence of the chief minister. Read More »

Save the Children Agency Office Rocked by Blast in Afghanistan

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Attahullah Khogyani, spokesman for the provincial governor, said the attack started with a suicide bomber and was followed by gunfire. Clashes were going on at the scene, he said. No group has claimed responsibility at this point and Save The Children has not released an official statement at this time. The attack underlines how hard operating in Afghanistan has become for humanitarian aid organisations which have faced heavy pressure from armed groups and kidnappers. Read More »

Congressman argues Obamacare made him sexually harass a female aide

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The settlement had been kept secret, and Meehan's office hasn't said how much taxpayer money Meehan paid out in it. Serving on the Ethics Committee, Meehan has always been seen as an advocate, pushing for protections for domestic violence victims, sponsoring legislation that would mandate the reporting of sexual violence, and he is also a member of a bipartisan task force to end domestic violence. Read More »

The Miz Reacts to Intercontinental Championship Win

The scene began with Shane and Stephanie McMahon bringing their father Vince out to congratulate him on the success of "Monday Night Raw ", handing him a plaque to commemorate the day. So it was that fans were divvied up between Barclays Center and the Manhattan Center. Rollins would eventually go on and hit the Curb Stomp on The Miz as he and DX then proceeded to do the celebration gesture. Read More »

Lalu Awaits Judgment in Yet Another Embezzlement Case

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On 6 January, a special CBI court had sentenced Prasad to three-and-a-half years in jail and imposed a fine of Rs 10 lakh on him in another fodder scam case relating to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 89.27 lakh from the Deoghar Treasury 21 years ago. Read More »

Protestors against Padmaavat torch vehicles in Ahmedabad, 16 arrested

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Police personnel fired two rounds in air outside Himalaya Mall, which reported maximum damage to vehicles and property. Rajvansh Singh, the district secretary of the Karni Sena in the city of Chittorgarh in Rajasthan , said he is the custodian of the respect of Hindu Rajput women and anyone trying to depict history as fiction will have to pay a price for their mistake. Read More »

Senate leaders agree on plan to reopen federal government

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Without funding, much of the federal government shut down at 12:01 a.m. Saturday. They had been covered by the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ) program, started under President Obama but ordered ended by President Trump. "The great dealmaking President sat on the sidelines", Schumer proclaimed. The Senate's "Gang of Eight" that crafted the bill - a group that included Republicans Marco Rubio of Florida, Lindsey Graham of SC and Arizona's Jeff Flake and John McCain - is still ... Read More »

With NAFTA talks starting again, a view from Canada's mold industry

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They say Canadian negotiators are making constructive proposals to find common ground with the Americans on what some have called poison pills created to kill the deal. Meanwhile, his office isn't interested in the Canadian progressive trade agenda - entrenching Indigenous, gender and workers' rights issues in the pact - because it has the whiff of Canada dictating social policy to the U.S., Goldfeder said. Read More »

North Korea condemns flag, Kim photo burning in South

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It drew an angry reaction from Pyongyang, which called the protesters "human scum" and demanded Seoul apologise. The protests were a deliberate attempt turn the Olympics into a "theatre for escalating confrontation", North Korea claimed. Read More »

Pompeo: 'Reckless' to keep Central Intelligence Agency saddled with too much bureaucracy

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And we're going to make sure that people aren't punished for that, but they are rather recognized for having been professional, for having operated against the target set, and having done something incredibly audacious. "We are equally at the same time ensuring that if we conclude that is not possible, that we present the president a range of options to achieve what is his stated intention". Read More »

Egypt military to probe former army chief over presidential bid

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The speech also said Anan was "blatantly inciting against the Egyptian armed forces to try and "drive a wedge between the armed forces and the great Egyptian people". Sisi is known to have also been a general-turned-president. The president's triumph in the March 26-28 election is widely believed to be beyond doubt, but Annan could still be in with an outside chance given the widespread discontent among the majority of poor and middle-class Egyptians struggling harder than at any time in ... Read More »

NYC Seeking $500M From Opioid Manufacturers, Distributors

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The defendants include manufacturers Allergan Plc, Endo International Plc, Johnson & Johnson, Purdue Pharma LP and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd, and distributors AmerisourceBergen Corp, Cardinal Health Inc and McKesson Corp. Other municipalities in NY have made moves to hold opioid manufacturers and distributors accountable, and cities across the country , including Chicago, Seattle and Cincinnati, have taken legal action against drug companies. Read More »

Senator Throws 'talking stick' In Collins's Office

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Susan Collins , dubbed "little Switzerland", as the venue for their negotiations. She chose to have the senators use a "talking stick" to make it clear whose turn it was to speak. The senator who was holding the stick " forcefully delivered " it across the room towards the other member - but it missed its mark and caused damage to a shelf in Collins' office. Read More »

Turkish, US officials discuss Syria in Ankara

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The U.S. has urged Turkey to exercise restraint and said it would maintain a military presence with the Kurds for the foreseeable future. The war for dominance in the Middle East, following the crushing of ISIS, appears about to commence in Syria - with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies America and Turkey on opposing sides. Read More »

Supreme Court agrees to hear appeal over endangered frog's protection

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Weyerhaeuser harvests timber on the Louisiana land in question and is backed in the case by business groups including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. In 2012, the US agency designated the private land as protected. "For too long the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has had to focus its limited resources on defending this decision rather than recovering the frogs and restoring their habitat". Read More »

Rand Paul 911 Call Audio From His Assault Is Released

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Attorney's office. Rand Paul , R-Kentucky, has been released, shedding new light on the violent attack on the Republican carried out by his next-door neighbor Rene Boucher at his Kentucky home. Paul did not see Boucher coming until the last second and was "unable to brace for the impact", the plea document said. Paul told CBS' "Face the Nation" earlier this month that he was in "living hell" in the weeks following a the attack by Boucher outside his home in Bowling Green, Kentucky, ... Read More »

Davis Cup: Kyle Edmund to lead Britain into tricky Spain tie

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Open champion Marin Cilic for a place in the semi-finals. Norrie has only played five senior matches on the surface, all back in 2013, while Broady's last match on clay came in 2016 and his last win in May 2015. "She really mixes up the pace, I just tried to calm down, get my returns in and wait for the opportunities to attack", she said after crushing the Slovak. Read More »

Oscars 2018: Greta Gerwig gets first female director nomination in eight years

Of course, voters could not cast their ballots without recognizing a few end-of-the-year, politically-driven films whose creators seem to talk more about politics and social causes in interviews than their actual films cover. Though some have doubted his commitment to retiring, the "Last of the Mohicans" and "Gangs of New York" star has a real chance of going home with the Best Actor Academy Award as nearly a parting gift for a highly praised actor of our time. Read More »