• Prosecutors say longtime Manafort colleague has 'ties' to Russian intelligence
Prosecutors say longtime Manafort colleague has 'ties' to Russian intelligence

Special counsel Robert Mueller's team told the court that Manafort's lawyers said they would stop the piece from being published after the government alerted them to the situation on November 30. A spokesman for Manafort did not have any immediate comment. Manafort and top aide Rick Gates have pleaded not guilty to a 12-count indictment inclu...

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  • Rob Gronkowski should find out Monday if he'll be suspended
Rob Gronkowski should find out Monday if he'll be suspended

Gronkowski apologized to White while addressing the media after the game. But NFL vice president of football operations Jon Runyan did not accept Gronkowski's defense. I'm not in the business of that, " said Gronkowski. White appeared to hold Gronkowski on the play leading up to the altercation, then pushed off him to make an interception.

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  • White House Work Orders reveal Pest Infestation
White House Work Orders reveal Pest Infestation

The GSA's Public Building Service manages building maintenance and repairs for about 9,000 federal government facilities, including at least 31 in the District of Columbia. That last request was directed to be completed "after hours please". Some of the work orders were routine changes, such as former Press Secretary Sean Spicer asking for new ...

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  • Yemen: Ex-President Ali Abdullah Saleh killed
Yemen: Ex-President Ali Abdullah Saleh killed

The latest developments, Saleh's murder in particular, will open the door for a broader conflict between Saudi Arabia and Iran in the country, the analysts said. Therefore, Houthis finally chose to kill him; not because he turned against them, but because he is capable of destroying their political project.Days ago, Saleh changed the map when he an...

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  • Destroy terror 'safe havens' or else U.S. will: Central Intelligence Agency tells Pakistan
Destroy terror 'safe havens' or else U.S. will: Central Intelligence Agency tells Pakistan

The CIA director sent a harsh message when asked at the Reagan National Defence Forum in Simi, California, on Saturday how would the Trump administration persuade Pakistan to adhere to its new Afghan strategy. Following Mattis' visit, Pakistan's prime minister's office released a statement noting that "no other country benefits from peace and stabi...

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  • Judge Orders Release of 6 Catalan Politicians
Judge Orders Release of 6 Catalan Politicians

The much-watched CIS survey released Monday says that the three separatist parties in the parliament would win 66 or 67 seats in a new Catalan parliament. They had all partly recanted the declaration of independence by the sacked Catalan government, saying it was only... Madrid wants the polls to "restore normality" to the wealthy northeastern re...

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  • McConnell: Tax bill won't add to nation's debt woes
McConnell: Tax bill won't add to nation's debt woes

Corker is not happy that the bill adds about $1 trillion in deficit spending over the next 10 years, and it's still not clear how he'll vote. Throughout the House and Senate debates, the USA bishops have maintained that any tax reform must prioritize "care for the most vulnerable among us".

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  • Trump travels to Utah for historic rollback of national monuments
Trump travels to Utah for historic rollback of national monuments

Before making the announcement at the Utah State Capital Monday afternoon, Trump is scheduled to meet with Mormon leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, and tour Welfare Square, the Mormon social services complex. The president said in April that his order would end "another egregious abuse of federal power" and "give that powe...

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  • California Legislature To Investigate Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Woodland Hills Lawmaker
California Legislature To Investigate Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Woodland Hills Lawmaker

Lopez's attorney said her client was sent a cease and desist letter on Friday, trying to prevent Monday's announcement. Dababneh's laywer told The Los Angeles Times "these events did not happen", though the assemblyman himself did not comment on Monday.

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  • Florida Teen Was Scared to Leave Country With Former Coach
Florida Teen Was Scared to Leave Country With Former Coach

The Florida high school soccer coach accused of running away with a 17-year-old girl appeared in a NY courtroom this morning. Her parents, Scarlet and Ward Frisina, spoke about the tearful reunion. In early August a suspicion of an inappropriate relationship was brought to the attention of Caitlyn's parents and law enforcement, but an investigati...

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  • Oklahoma, Georgia headed to Rose Bowl for playoff semifinal
Oklahoma, Georgia headed to Rose Bowl for playoff semifinal

Georgia earned a spot by defeating Auburn 28-7 in the SEC Championship, while OU solidified its spot with a 41-17 thumping of TCU in the Big 12 Championship. Oklahoma and Georgia will meet in the Rose Bowl on the same day. The committee rolled with the Tide, and for the first time the playoff will include two teams from the same conference.

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  • Bumrah, Parthiv picked for South Africa Tests
Bumrah, Parthiv picked for South Africa Tests

The first Test will start on January 5 in Cape Town, the second Test will be played in Centurion on January 13, and the final Test match of the series will be played in Johannesburg on January 24. Chinaman Yadav missing out on a Test nod was "unfortunate", according to Prasad. BCCI acting Secretary Amitabh Choudhary said that the Indian team will...

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  • Woman discloses new evidence of relationship with Roy Moore
Woman discloses new evidence of relationship with Roy Moore

Colorado Republican Cory Gardner, who is heading Senate Republicans' 2018 campaign efforts, has said that if Moore wins he should be expelled from the Senate. Trump's support for Moore comes despite numerous women who say that Moore pursued relationships and sexual encounters with them when he was in his thirties and they were teenagers.

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  • Trump urges Hatch to run for reelection as speculation about Romney swirls
Trump urges Hatch to run for reelection as speculation about Romney swirls

President Trump shakes the hand of Sen. Asked if he was sending a message to Mitt Romney that he doesn't want him to run for Hatch's seat, Trump paused and then said , "He's a good man. And on Thursday, Hatch in a press release said the president accepted his invitation to come to Utah and that the president told him on a phone call last month...

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  • Eight arrested in Malta over journalist's murder
Eight arrested in Malta over journalist's murder

Caruana Galizia, 53, was killed on October 16 after a bomb exploded in her vehicle as she drove away from her home in Mosta, a small town outside the capital, Valletta. Malta has a reputation as a tax haven in the European Union and has attracted companies and money from outside Europe as well. "Through her blog, 'Running Commentary, ' she made...

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  • FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Strong cold front sends temperatures plunging
FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Strong cold front sends temperatures plunging

As the cold air catches up with the back edge of the rain, snow may briefly fall in the higher terrain of the central and northern Appalachian Mountains Tuesday night into Wednesday morning. Forecasters are predicting that the United Kingdom will be hit by a cold snap later this week, with temperatures set to plummet to the minuses in parts of ...

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  • Cyclone Ockhi: Rajnath speaks Tamil Nadu, Kerala CMs
Cyclone Ockhi: Rajnath speaks Tamil Nadu, Kerala CMs

A precautionary holiday has been declared in schools in Mumbai and adjoining districts on Tuesday due to "serious weather predictions" in the wake of Cyclone Ockhi , said Maharashtra minister Vinod Tawde. "They normally come back before Christmas and only then it will be known how many escaped the fury of Ockhi and how many succumbed to it". How...

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  • Brush Fire in Riverside Prompts Evacuations Near Santa Ana River
Brush Fire in Riverside Prompts Evacuations Near Santa Ana River

These will be the strongest desert winds so far this season, the NWS predicted, and Santa Anas may bedevil the Southland through Saturday. SDG&E officials said they would call customers in wind-prone areas Monday "to alert them of the possibility of power outages related to high winds and reminding them to be prepared to activate their personal e...

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  • Michigan, South Carolina to meet again in Outback
Michigan, South Carolina to meet again in Outback

Michigan (8-4) had a disappointing regular season as they lost to Michigan State, Penn State, Wisconsin, and Ohio State. For the second time in five years, MI and SC will square off in the Outback Bowl . MI is heading back to Florida. Instead, the 9-3 Spartans fell two bowls to the Holiday Bowl Dec. 28 in San Diego, where they'll play Washingt...

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  • In Germany quickly evacuated the Christmas market
In Germany quickly evacuated the Christmas market

The device was discovered late Friday at a pharmacy just off the market in central Potsdam, a picturesque city near Berlin , reviving fears of a repeat of last year's deadly terror attack at a Christmas market in the German capital. They now think it could have exploded, though didn't elaborate why. Further attempts to extort money from other c...

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