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Jan 19 2018

Trump signs sweeping tax bill into law

President Donald Trump , who last month said he's too busy "reading documents" to watch much television, said he made a decision to sign the GOP tax reform bill on F...

Jan 19 2018

Democrat Phil Murphy becomes New Jersey governor

On top of these specific initiatives, Gov. Murphy has said that he will support: legislation strengthening penalties for wage discrimination; efforts to make striking wor...

Jan 19 2018

ICE To Carry Out Massive Immigration Sweep In 'Sanctuary State' California

ABC7 goes on to cite an article from the San Francisco Chronicle , which states Immigration and Customs Enforcement [ICE] "would look to arrest more than 1,500 undocumen...

Jan 19 2018

Brigitte Bardot: Most Actresses Denouncing Sexual Harassment Are "Hypocritical"

She added: "Then, in order to be talked about, they will say they have been harassed". She referred to the #Metoo campaign against sexual harassment as puritanism. He...

Jan 19 2018

Facebook Agrees to Widen Probe of Brexit Vote Fake News

Facebook has agreed to examine claims of Russian interference in the Brexit referendum more than a month after MPs demanded a full investigation. Writing to Mr Coll...

Jan 19 2018

Fisherman Captures Destruction Of His Boat By Distracted Boater

The three then jump into the icy water moments before the two boats collided. In the video you see three fishermen jumping out of their boat at the last second before...

Jan 19 2018

Election 2018 Begins, Tripura, Nagaland and Meghalaya Date Announced

Each of these states has 60 assembly seats and given the significance of these states in the general election next year, each Party will look to gain a strong position in...

Jan 19 2018

Trump says 'Russia is not helping' with North Korea

Separately, 17 members of the 105-nation Proliferation Security Initiative, which aims to prevent the trafficking of weapons of mass destruction, on Friday said "it is ...

Jan 19 2018

Slain York County Officer Honored

In addition to Doty, officers Buddy Brown with the sheriff's department and Kyle Cummings with the York Police Department were shot in the ambush. The shootings happe...

Jan 18 2018

Birmingham confirmed as 2022 Commonwealth Games host

The decision was formally announced by Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) President Louise Martin at a special school assembly attended by 200 Year Seven students from...

Jan 18 2018

Ben Stokes: all-rounder cleared to play for England after affray charge

Ben Stokes has been made available for England selection, following a meeting of the ECB Board, despite being charged with affray on Monday in relation to the incide...

Jan 18 2018

UAE Says Qatar Fighter Jets Intercepted Airliner Amid Feud

The two alleged fly-bys on Monday morning could further escalate tensions between Qatar and the four Arab nations, among them the UAE, home to the world's busiest globa...

Jan 18 2018

President Trump reveals winners of his 'Fake News Awards'

The Dow has hit multiple record highs since Trump's election as President of the United States. Flake said Trump's attack on the news media damaged the countr...

Jan 18 2018

Amazon Echo quietly goes on sale in Australia from $49

Through the Alexa App you can create groups with two or more Echo devices by naming the group - something like "downstairs" or "next door" (nah just kidding about tha...

Jan 18 2018

Barcelona's 29-Match Unbeaten Run Ends

In a match of few chances Barca's penalty, which came after a foul on Sergi Roberto, looked to be the decisive moment for the away side, but Espanyol keeper Diego Lopez...

Jan 18 2018

Russian Federation: tension over cyber hacking allegations

It is expected that the two parties will discuss ways for their countries to collaborate on issues like Syria, the Iran nuclear deal which is being undermined by Donald T...

Jan 18 2018

SC directs to release 'Padmavat' in all states

In the judgement, SC mentioned that freedom of speech can not be throttled. "Artists, just as anyone else, have the freedom to express in India". The movie saw protests...

Jan 18 2018

Jaguars star Leonard Fournette 'OK' after vehicle accident

The team did not provide any further details. The accident occurred Tuesday, the team said. "Appreciate everyone that has reached out to check on him", Dickman tweete...

Jan 18 2018

India test-fires nuclear-capable ICBM Agni-V

The missile will eventually join the arsenal of the tri-Service Strategic Forces Command. "The high speed onboard computer and fault tolerant software along with robust a...

Jan 18 2018

With a shutdown days away, Congress looks to regroup

Now with a January 19 deadline looming for continuing to fund the government, conservatives say they can't support any spending bill that paves the way for a future imm...