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U.S. top court lets Trump's latest travel ban go into full effect

U.S. top court lets Trump's latest travel ban go into full effect Lower courts previously ruled that travelers from those countries with "bona fide" connections to the USA could continue to enter the country while legal challenges were pending. Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor both said they would have denied the government's request. The Ninth Circuit will hear Hawaii's case on December 6, and the Fourth Circuit will hear the challenge bro... [Full Article...]

James Mattis in Pakistan to mend ties

James Mattis in Pakistan to mend ties In his discussion with Mattis, Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said the two allies shared objectives. A statement released later Monday from Abbasi's office echoed the term "common ground", and said Mattis had emphasised he was "keenly aware" of the thousands of lives Pakistan has lost in its long battle with militancy. [Full Article...]

Lobbyist, Staffer Accuse CA Assemblyman Dababneh Of Lewd Sex Act, Inappropriate Behavoir

Lobbyist, Staffer Accuse CA Assemblyman Dababneh Of Lewd Sex Act, Inappropriate Behavoir Lopez initially declined to name Dababneh when she described the encounter to Capital Public Radio and others earlier this fall. "I look forward to clearing my name". Glaser also leads the legal team representing Harvey Weinstein , the former Hollywood movie mogul facing numerous allegations of sexual harassment and abuse. [Full Article...]

Mueller: Manafort's Collaborator Has Ties To Russia's Intelligence Services

Mueller: Manafort's Collaborator Has Ties To Russia's Intelligence Services Mueller's team asked that the bail package be made tougher in light of Manafort's actions, including a requirement that he put up more assets and be subject to fulltime Global Positioning System monitoring. "Because Manafort has now taken actions that reflect an intention to violate or circumvent the court's existing orders, at a time one would expect particularly scrupulous adherence, the gover... [Full Article...]

No. 2 Oklahoma will face No. 3 Georgia in Rose Bowl

No. 2 Oklahoma will face No. 3 Georgia in Rose Bowl Sunday, first-year head coach Lincoln Riley sat in his office with co-offensive coordinator Cale Gundy and Athletics Director Joe Castiglione, along with a few other staff members watching the selection show, waiting for the OU logo to flash across the screen. [Full Article...]

Ex-president of Yemen killed by rebels

The government, which has operated out of southern city Aden since being ousted from the capital, ordered an offensive to advance on Sanaa. The breakdown of the alliance has led the coalition to step up its bombing of Houthi positions, in support of Saleh's forces. [Full Article...]

Florida former congresswoman gets 5 years after fraud conviction

Florida former congresswoman gets 5 years after fraud conviction The Times-Union reported that U.S. District Judge Timothy Corrigan on Monday said Brown, who was elected to Congress 12 times, abused the power of her office to carry out a criminal conspiracy. "Brown traded on her status as a member of Congress to facilitate donations to One Door", Corrigan said. They were also sentenced Monday. Wiley received a one-year sentence, followed by three years of pro... [Full Article...]

Senators urge FCC to delay net neutrality vote

Senators urge FCC to delay net neutrality vote A group of senators, led by Maggie Hassan (D-NH), said the same thing in a letter sent to FCC chairman Ajit Pai. But the attorney general of NY and a Democratic commissioner at the FCC say the agency should delay the crucial vote on net neutrality . [Full Article...]

Trump tries to block Mitt Romney from becoming Utah senator

Trump tries to block Mitt Romney from becoming Utah senator Earlier Monday, Hatch traveled to Utah with the president on Air Force One and organized a tour of Welfare Square for Trump to meet with leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Their suspicions are warranted: Trump has sounded off to friends about how he doesn't like the idea of a Senator Romney, Politico reports. Hatch has also stood by Trump through some of his most hard mo... [Full Article...]

I am first American president to have recipe for daal: Obama

I am first American president to have recipe for daal: Obama Referring to India, he said, "And that is something that needs to be cherished and nurtured, cultivated". " Barack Obama is the great explainer to the rest of the world of what the heck is going on in America", said Douglas Brinkley, a presidential historian at Rice University. [Full Article...]

United Kingdom government turns against Russian software

US Acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke ordered all the country's federal departments and agencies to stop using Kaspersky Lab products within the next 90 days, saying the company's products allegedly represented a threat to security. [Full Article...]

'Superman' Police Officer Holds Onto Van Dangling Off Bridge With Bare Hands

'Superman' Police Officer Holds Onto Van Dangling Off Bridge With Bare Hands It is believed the male driver lost control of the vehicle when it almost plummeted down an A1 (M) embankment near Leeds. The driver was then rushed to Leeds General Infirmary with serious but non life-threatening injuries. Well done for holding on and helping to save that driver's life". "It's great that you're a twitter user and you're in a position to share". Speaking outside the family h... [Full Article...]

U.S. top court leaves in place Texas ruling questioning gay spousal benefits

U.S. top court leaves in place Texas ruling questioning gay spousal benefits The Texas court basically found that while gay marriage is now the law of the land in all states, that doesn't necessarily entitle gay couples to the same benefits of marriage as hetero couples, particularly pointing to someone's ability to receive insurance through their partner's employment. [Full Article...]

Homeless man rescues children from burning apartment

Homeless man rescues children from burning apartment Fire officials say a 3-year-old girl and a 10-month-old boy were trapped in a burning apartment Friday morning. Authorities said he started pulling on the steel door and was able to bend it upwards, which unlatched the deadbolt and opened the door. [Full Article...]

Time's 'Person of the Year' shortlist includes Trump, Mueller, Kaepernick

Time's 'Person of the Year' shortlist includes Trump, Mueller, Kaepernick Time's Person of the Year , which has been a staple of the magazine since 1927, is given to a person who most impacts the year's news cycle. One of the names noticeably missing from the list was former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, who had been among the finalists a year ago but ultimately lost out to President Trump. [Full Article...]

Doctors who wrongly declared baby dead at Max Hospital sacked

Doctors who wrongly declared baby dead at Max Hospital sacked A newborn baby wrongly declared dead has been saved at the last minute after being spotted squirming in a plastic bag en route to the child's funeral. Delhi police have said the two doctors are among those being investigated in relation to possible charges of culpable homicide, an offence punishable by up to seven years in jail. [Full Article...]

India squad for South Africa Test series announced

India squad for South Africa Test series announced T20 squad for Lanka series: Rohit Sharma (captain), KL. Kuldeep Yadav and Vijay Shankar, who were part of the team for the Sri Lanka Tests, did not find a place in the squad. The 23-year-old has impressed the country's national selectors to earn his spot in the 17-man Test squad after picking up 52 wickets from his 28 ODIs. [Full Article...]

Neville tells 27-year-old Man United need signing in his position

Neville tells 27-year-old Man United need signing in his position Ibrahimovic recently returned from a long-term knee injury but Mourinho confirmed that the experienced Swedish striker will miss the game against the Russian side at Old Trafford. 'I'd have to think. 'He's working to have an opportunity and sooner or later, the opportunity will arrive, because he deserves that opportunity. He then added: "I can make a surprise tomorrow and the one that is unavai... [Full Article...]

Army jawan injured in encounter with terrorists in Kashmir's Qazigund

Army jawan injured in encounter with terrorists in Kashmir's Qazigund A gunfight erupted between militants and the security forces on Monday following an attack on an Army patrol on the Jammu-Srinagar highway, police said. One soldier on Road Opening Party (ROP) duty injured. "He is undergoing treatment in the hospital", said the spokesman. "Two police officials received minor injuries after accidental fire in police station Kulgam ", a police officer said. [Full Article...]

Australian Politician Proposes To Partner Amid Same-Sex Marriage Debate In Parliament

Australian Politician Proposes To Partner Amid Same-Sex Marriage Debate In Parliament Officials from the House of Representatives noted on Twitter that he was also the first member of Parliament to ever propose in the chamber. A same-sex marriage bill sailed through Australia's Senate last Wednesday, after a large majority of the nation polled in favor of marriage equality through a mail-in ballot. [Full Article...]


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