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DMV accepting applications for optional "REAL ID" cards

DMV accepting applications for optional To apply for a REAL ID, you must go to the DMV in person. You'll also need something verifying your social security number like a social security card, pay stub, or W-2 form. An original or certified copy of a name change document, such as a marriage certificate or divorce decree, may also be required. The Department of Motor Vehicles is a state agency. [Full Article...]

Saudi Arabia intercepts another ballistic missile fired from Yemen

Saudi Arabia intercepts another ballistic missile fired from Yemen Russian Federation on Monday called for an end to fighting in Yemen, saying there could be no military solution to the almost four-year war between Huthi rebels and the Saudi-backed government. Iran denies it has armed the Huthis. "This amount will be distributed through United Nations agencies and worldwide relief organisations", Al-Jubeir said, adding that an amount of $2 billion will be depos... [Full Article...]

Vermont Governor Signs Recreational Marijuana Law

Vermont Governor Signs Recreational Marijuana Law Scott reiterated that he would veto any effort to create the kind of tax-and-regulate recreational marijuana economy that states like Oregon, Washington, Alaska, and Colorado have pioneered. The Marijuana Policy Project said a majority of Vermonters favor legalization. We will await the final report from the Governor's Marijuana Commission. [Full Article...]

United Nations to launch funding drive for Palestinian refugees following USA aid cut

United Nations to launch funding drive for Palestinian refugees following USA aid cut At a meeting of the UNRWA Advisory Committee at the organization's headquarters in Amman on January 21, Arha said that the United States administration's decision to reduce aid to UNRWA is a "serious blow" And threatens the future activities of UNRWA. [Full Article...]

5 missing after drilling rig explosion in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma

5 missing after drilling rig explosion in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma He says five people are missing. County Sheriff Chris Morris said, "Most everybody was taken off the site and taken to a secure site here in Quinton", according to the Associated Press . Morris says he can't confirm any injuries or fatalities from the blast. Officials said the fire is containing itself, and that firefighters are only working around the perimeter to fight those fires. [Full Article...]

Talks under way to finalize North Korea participation in Winter Olympics

Talks under way to finalize North Korea participation in Winter Olympics But police officers put out the blaze with fire extinguishers before the photo was destroyed. It has offered a respite from a months-long standoff over the North's missile and nuclear programmes, which it conducts in defiance of United Nations sanctions. [Full Article...]

75% of Brits don't trust social media

75% of Brits don't trust social media He noted that it's the first time that the massive plunge in trust wasn't linked to a faltering economy or catastrophe. China, which came in first with 74% of the general population trusting the country's institutions, had its highest level of trust in the government with relatively low trust in business, presenting the inverse of the US's standing. [Full Article...]

President's Doctor: Trump Asked For Cognitive Exam, Did 'Exceedingly Well'

President's Doctor: Trump Asked For Cognitive Exam, Did 'Exceedingly Well' Trump himself asked for an evaluation of his cognitive state, after questions were recently raised about it, said Jackson, who is a rear admiral in the U.S. Sentence repetition is the next skill tested. Numeracy is examined by asking the candidate to subtract seven from 100 and repeat this operation five times (giving a series of 93, 86, 79, 72, 65). [Full Article...]

White Home Modifications Voice Mail to Blame Dems For Shutdown

White Home Modifications Voice Mail to Blame Dems For Shutdown Afterwards, the message urges the caller to leave their comments on the White House official website . "Thank you for calling the White House", says the automated voice mail, before going off on how Democrats are holding the nation hostage. [Full Article...]

MI doctor who came to United States in 1979 detained by ICE

MI doctor who came to United States in 1979 detained by ICE His co-workers describe him as the model of what a physician should be. Niec could get a bond hearing in February but his family thinks a judge will deny bond because of the misdemeanors. Niec and his family fled Poland in 1979, when he was 3, for a better life in the US. "He can't backpedal to Poland, a nation he doesn't have even an inkling, he has no family at", Iwona Niec-Villaire, his... [Full Article...]

Government shutdown won't close National Parks

Government shutdown won't close National Parks Visitors will not find rangers to help plan their visits. Weaver, from Bozeman, Montana, anxious about what would happen if the impasse is lengthy. "They've been so irresponsible the previous year, as well as the White House". He had been closely monitoring the votes before the shutdown , as a park closure would have cost him between $10,000 and $15,000. "And we're preparing for that 50-50 chan... [Full Article...]

TSA imposing stricter cargo screening for 5 Middle East countries

TSA imposing stricter cargo screening for 5 Middle East countries Six airlines, including EgyptAir, Royal Jordanian, Qatar, Saudi, Emirates and Etihad, serving the United States from seven airports will be subject to the AirCargo Advanced Screening, or ACAS, protocol. Currently, all cargo loaded on flights to the U.S.is screened. TSA said most of the requirements of the emergency order are already being carried out voluntarily by airlines in some countries, bu... [Full Article...]

Gurugram : Villagers took human waste fallen from aircraft for meteor

Gurugram : Villagers took human waste fallen from aircraft for meteor A farmer from the village, Rajbir Yadav, reportedly thought a "very large rock" had crashed into the ground and disintegrated when he first saw the blue ice. Modern commercial aircraft cruise at high altitudes, and the sub-zero temperatures outside cause any liquid to freeze immediately. The ruling came almost a year after a woman in central Madhya Pradesh was hit by a football-sized chunk of ice ... [Full Article...]

Democrats don't want a deal, they want to embarrass Trump

Democrats don't want a deal, they want to embarrass Trump He tells Nielsen: "Your silence and your amnesia is complicit". "They become poison; they give license to bigotry and hate in our country". To be honest, it's tough to sit here and call President of the United States a liar. Copyright 2018 NPR. To see more , visit http://www.npr.org/. If true, what Trump said is bad. When Dickerson asked Cotton about the thrust of the remarks , as opposed ... [Full Article...]

Weekend Weather: Cloudy Saturday, Rain Sunday?

Weekend Weather: Cloudy Saturday, Rain Sunday? Tuesday: Sunny and cool, with a high at 42. Rain Wednesday will be mostly between 4 and 10 p.m., and the weather service puts the chance of precipitation at 80 percent. Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 41. Winds turn NW 15-35 and gusty. Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 29. [Full Article...]

Phew! Channel 5 are NOT axing Big Brother

Phew! Channel 5 are NOT axing Big Brother Earning an incredible ten million viewers at its peak historically, this year's show has reportedly only hit 800,000 in recent months. However, they did note that noting is set in stone, and even suggested that the format may be picked up by another production company should Channel 5 decide to drop it altogether. [Full Article...]

Home Minister Rajnath Singh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh On the occasion, General Officer Commanding briefed the Defence Minister regarding situation along LOC, manifold increase in Indian Cease Fire Violations, targeting civilians during 2017, forceful and professional response by Pakistan Army , and the social contributions by Pak Army in these far-flung areas. [Full Article...]

USA tax overhaul hits UBS earnings with a $three billion writedown

USA tax overhaul hits UBS earnings with a $three billion writedown UBS boss Sergio Ermotti said the bank's wealth management businesses have been transformed over the past few years, and today's announcement "reflects our continued evolution" in aligning them. The combined unit will have two co-presidents; Martin Blessing , the head of the current wealth management unit, and Tom Naratil , president of UBS Americas. [Full Article...]

Senate Advances Bill to End Government Shutdown

Senate Advances Bill to End Government Shutdown They say Democrats are overly focused on DACA and overlooking other pressing matters that will be affected by the shutdown . During his speech on the Senate floor that evening, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell noted that the president is "not irrelevant" under the US system of government, and Republicans still need to know what he wants in a DACA bill. [Full Article...]

Democrats Reject GOP Offer on Shutdown Deal

Democrats Reject GOP Offer on Shutdown Deal Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas said he thought Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY agreed to push back the vote to give his caucus "a chance to chew" on a GOP proposal to break the impasse. It's reopening today using state funding. But Democratic Senator Joe Manchin said senators remained in a stalemate. Senator Graham appeared Sunday to blame the White House for the immigrat... [Full Article...]


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