'Unfair' to accuse Duterte of bid to shut down Rappler - Roque

The Inquirer itself was an he centre of controversy past year after it was sold to San Miguel owner Ramon Ang following a succession of attacks on Duterte's government . The license revocation story was covered by global media outlets like The Ne... More..

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Toronto police say scissor attack on a girl's hijab 'did not happen'
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Toronto police say scissor attack on a girl's hijab 'did not happen'

A Toronto police spokesman, Mark Pugash, said on Monday that an extensive investigation had been conducted and police had concluded it did not happen. 12, 2018. "Investigators worked extremely hard since the ...More..

WSJ 'falsely' quoted North Korea comments
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

WSJ 'falsely' quoted North Korea comments

In a second tweet, Trump finished the thought. "Fortunately we now record conversations with reporters..." The article concluded that North Korea "will open the door of dialogue, contact and travel to any...More..

Carillion puts administrators on standby as construction firm fights to survive
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Carillion puts administrators on standby as construction firm fights to survive

Sky News reported on Friday that troubled construction and support services firm Carillion PLC has put potential administrators Ernst & Young on standby should refinancing talks fail. Spun out of Tarmac almo...More..

What you need to know if you haven't gotten the flu (yet)
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

What you need to know if you haven't gotten the flu (yet)

Ron Roberts was the first supervisor to broach the subject of declaring an emergency, as the county did September 1 during the region's ongoing hepatitis A outbreak. Have we peaked or is it getting worse? . ...More..

Assange diplomatic status request rejected
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Assange diplomatic status request rejected

Foreign affairs minister María Fernanda Espinosa confirmed the government of Ecuador granted "naturalisation" to Mr Assange last December after he made a request in September. Assange fears Sweden will hand...More..

Mom, boyfriend sought in burning, beating death of 4-year-old girl
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Mom, boyfriend sought in burning, beating death of 4-year-old girl

Police believed they were the prime suspects in the case. WILX reports U.S. Marshals are offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest of both Diaz and Fields. According to the pol...More..

Teacher Arrested For Asking Why Superintendent Got A Raise
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Teacher Arrested For Asking Why Superintendent Got A Raise

Board President Anthony Fontana ruled that she was out of order and warned her that she could not ask questions during that portion of the meeting. Hargrave later raises her hand and when called on again asks...More..

Immigration bill should be a 'bill of love'
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Immigration bill should be a 'bill of love'

Trump even called on the House and Senate to consider a second phase of legislative action on comprehensive immigration reform. Trump has been reiterating his demands in recent days, seeking various immig...More..

Smoke billows out of Trump Tower as firemen respond to electrical fire
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Smoke billows out of Trump Tower as firemen respond to electrical fire

People took social media to post images and video of the blaze, showing smoke rising from the skyscraper. The blaze started at around 7am (noon GMT), causing smoke to billow from the roof at the Manhattan bui...More..

by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Theresa May's chaotic Cabinet reshuffle: Brandon Lewis appointed Conservative Party chairman

The reshuffle, which will last for most of Monday, is part of the 61-year-old's attempts to reassert her authority over not only her party, but also parliament, where she depends on the support of a small North...More..

Mohamed Salah wins African Player of the Year for 2017
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Mohamed Salah wins African Player of the Year for 2017

The Liverpool striker has had a stunning year as part of the Egyptian team which made it to the Africa Cup of Nations final in February. Known better as a failed Chelsea winger, Salah's iconic moment in 201...More..

Defending Donald: Theresa May says Trump is committed to United States interests
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Defending Donald: Theresa May says Trump is committed to United States interests

Bannon said in the statement. "I regret that my delay in responding to the inaccurate reporting regarding Don Jr has diverted attention from the President's historical accomplishments in the first year of his...More..

Sears to close its Rapid City store in April
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Sears to close its Rapid City store in April

The majority of the jobs are part-time positions, Sears said . Since 2011, Sears has lost more than $10.4 billion. At the time, Sears was expected to remain open in the renovated store's lower level. Sears s...More..

Four policemen killed in Sopore IED blast
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Four policemen killed in Sopore IED blast

Authorities had deployed a large number of forces in the market and other areas of Sopore in the wake of the protest shutdown. 3 shops were also destroyed in the massive explosion. "We appeal the worldwide comm...More..

Kendrick Lamar and SZA Dropped a New Song Together for Black Panther
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Kendrick Lamar and SZA Dropped a New Song Together for Black Panther

The first song off the "Black Panther" soundtrack has now officially been released. He's actually curating and producing Black Panther: The Album , and the lead single - by Kendrick and SZA - has dropped...More..

Donald Trump's commision on voter fraud is to be dissolved
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Donald Trump's commision on voter fraud is to be dissolved

President Donald Trump has dissolved a commission meant to investigate voter fraud after a massive data request by Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach led to a backlash from state officials across the p...More..

Egypt hot air balloon crash: casualties reported
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Egypt hot air balloon crash: casualties reported

Luxor governor Mahmoud Badr confirmed the incident, adding that he visited the injured tourists who are now being treated at hospital, according to the BBC , citing AFP . The balloon, with tourists from diffe...More..

Congo forces kill at least 7 in anti-government protests
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Congo forces kill at least 7 in anti-government protests

At the Paroisse Saint Michel Catholic church in Kinshasa's Bandalungwa district, security forces fired tear gas into the building, creating panic, opposition leader Vital Kamerhe, who was present at the mass, t...More..

Senators Head To Puerto Rico To See Ongoing Devastation
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Senators Head To Puerto Rico To See Ongoing Devastation

Education commissioner Pam Stewart reached out to her counterpart in Puerto Rico in November to make this arrangement possible. Scott also pledged to provide relief to those still on the island. "Let's keep...More..

Long Branch, New Jersey shooting: 4 dead in apparent domestic incident
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Long Branch, New Jersey shooting: 4 dead in apparent domestic incident

A 16-year-old is in custody after a horrific shooting just before midnight New Year's Eve in a Jersey Shore town. The suspect's brother and grandfather were apparently unharmed. Prosecutors did not release ...More..

Pakistanis put Trump back in his place after 'No More' tweet
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Pakistanis put Trump back in his place after 'No More' tweet

He added that he planned to return to Washington Monday afternoon, with "much work to be done". Regarding the US President's claims of giving billions in aid to Pakistan, he said: "The claim by Trump regar...More..

Instagram's Feed Now Offers
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Instagram's Feed Now Offers "Recommended" Posts

Just over a week ago now, Instagram rolled out a new update that allowed for its users easily comment on videos/photos throughout their main feed. This isn't the first time that recommended content has been...More..

South Korea seizes second ship transferring oil to North
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

South Korea seizes second ship transferring oil to North

The resolution adopted by the council included sharply lower limits on North Korea's refined oil imports, the return home of all North Koreans working overseas within 24 months, and a crackdown on ships smuggli...More..

Big blaze at Manchester apartment block
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Big blaze at Manchester apartment block

He also disclosed that one person had been taken to hospital for treatment after inhaling smoke as the fire raged. Firefighters battled a blaze that broke out in a 12-story building in Manchester, in the Unit...More..

Man drives into river trying to flee police
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Man drives into river trying to flee police

He took off as they approached his truck to make the arrest, starting a short pursuit. Authorities were ready to take him into custody when he fled and drove down the pier and into the Columbia River, according...More..

Liberian youth cast vote day after Christmas
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Liberian youth cast vote day after Christmas

Former soccer star George Weah has defeated Vice President Joseph Boakai to win Liberia's presidential run-off election with 61.5 percent of the vote based on 98.1 percent of ballots cast, the election commissi...More..

Obama edges Trump as most-admired man, again
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Obama edges Trump as most-admired man, again

The more detailed data from Gallup showed Trump was tied for seventh with former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice . Overall, she has held the title 22 times, more than any other woman-or man, for that...More..

Kane says 'great feeling' to beat Shearer record
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Kane says 'great feeling' to beat Shearer record

Kane has played in 36 league matches this year, six fewer than Shearer's 1995 total. Since scoring in his first league start for Spurs in a 5-1 win over Sunderland on April 7, 2014, Kane has netted 93 Prem...More..

Christmas Celebrated with Gaiety in Two Telugu States
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Christmas Celebrated with Gaiety in Two Telugu States

Faithful from all over the country gathered in large numbers at Shrine Basilica of our Lady of Health in Vailankanni and also New Jerusalem Church at Tarangambadi, the oldest protestant church in Asia, and offe...More..

Woman dead, man injured in 'savage' pit bull attack
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Woman dead, man injured in 'savage' pit bull attack

The Bell County Sheriff's department said two dogs "savagely" attacked a couple, killing the wife. Her husband Johnny Saylor found her in front of their house after he had been attacked by the two dogs. "Unde...More..

by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Israel deports two Turks detained in Jerusalem

Guatemala on Sunday announced that the country will shift its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem . Netanyahu said on Twitter, "It is just the beginning and it is important". In a move never recognized by the world...More..

Absolutely Massive Lotto Ticket Worth Millions Sold in Oakville
by | Monday, December 25, 2017

Absolutely Massive Lotto Ticket Worth Millions Sold in Oakville

The QuickPick ticket was purchased in WH SMith's at around 1pm, when the airport was jam-packed with Christmas homecoming reunions. But we can confirm the golden ticket was purchased in arrivals at Terminal 1 i...More..

Several people killed in Christmas Eve plane crash in Florida
by | Monday, December 25, 2017

Several people killed in Christmas Eve plane crash in Florida

The Polk County Sheriff's Office says a twin-engine plane crashed Sunday morning at the end of a runway at Bartow Municipal Airport. Victoria Shannon Worthington, 26, and her husband, Peter Worthington Jr., 27,...More..

US Treasury's Mnuchin sent gift-wrapped box of horse manure
by | Monday, December 25, 2017

US Treasury's Mnuchin sent gift-wrapped box of horse manure

A suspicious gift-wrapped box was left on Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin's Bel-AIr driveway. . But it turned out that the package, wrapped in Christmas paper and addressed from "the American people", was ...More..

State reports small increase in Colorado's unemployment rate
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

State reports small increase in Colorado's unemployment rate

There were an estimated 27 fewer workers under the category of Local Government compared to October, and an additional 42 employees in the Manufacturing category. The department said Friday the unemployment rat...More..

by | Friday, December 22, 2017

NBC5 Forecast: Mild Start to Winter Today, Cold Rain for Friday

Cooling down from Friday , highs will hit the upper 30s with lows around 30 degrees with breezy winds and that chance of rain continuing throughout the day again. The same storm is also projected to spread sno...More..

Pennsylvania Is Now Fifth-Largest State In Nation
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Pennsylvania Is Now Fifth-Largest State In Nation

Still, residents moving to the US from other countries continue to be a significant factor in USA population growth as 1.1 million people moved to the USA over the previous year, according to the census bureau...More..

Humana paying $800M for part of Kindred's home health care business,
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Humana paying $800M for part of Kindred's home health care business,

Over time, Humana will have the option of buying the remaining ownership in the company, which will be called Kindred at Home. Humana said the deal will help it manage chronic conditions, keep costs down and ...More..

Flurries in the forecast: Snowfall warnings in effect for parts of BC
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Flurries in the forecast: Snowfall warnings in effect for parts of BC

There could be more snowfall Thursday as an Arctic front moves across the mainland coast, and lows are expected to plummet to between minus five and minus 10 by Friday night. On Tuesday, the cold, possibly snow...More..