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Fire Kills 29 People in South Korean City of Jecheon

Fire Kills 29 People in South Korean City of Jecheon A fire at a sports centre in South Korea has killed 29 people and left many others injured. A Jecheon fire department official said the toll could rise as rescuers continue to search the building after putting out the fire. A leg of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics torch relay was scheduled to pass through Jecheon Friday, but organizers called it off. Jecheon is a scenic city with mounta... [Full Article...]

Judge Tosses Lawsuit Against President Trump Over 'Emoluments Clause' Business Conflicts

Judge Tosses Lawsuit Against President Trump Over 'Emoluments Clause' Business Conflicts Bloomberg News reported that Judge George Daniels of the Southern District of NY dismissed the lawsuit brought by Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington and a restaurant industry group . "Congress is not a potted plant", Judge Daniels said. The plaintiffs argued that because Trump properties rent out hotel rooms and meeting spaces to other governments, the president was viola... [Full Article...]

Catalonia election: Separatist parties keep their majority

Speaking in Brussels where he is in self-imposed exile, Mr Puigdemont hailed the result as a victory for the "Catalan republic". The anti-independence Ciutadans (Citizens) did win the most seats of any party, but not enough to form a majority government. [Full Article...]

Friday Snow, Icy Saturday

Friday Snow, Icy Saturday Rain will slip into areas near and south of I-44 Friday night. Road conditions could become hazardous through the afternoon in those regions. This will be more of an issue inland and especially in the northern valley locations where icy spots could linger into Saturday morning. [Full Article...]

Theresa May 'aware' of reports of Russian spy in Downing Street

Theresa May 'aware' of reports of Russian spy in Downing Street The detainee began cooperation with Groysman during the latter's work as parliament speaker, and later he joined the government when Groysman was appointed prime minister. "He was respected. And he responsibly and diligently worked for the Russian special services". It is believed he was in the room with Mrs May for private bilateral talks last July because the Ukrainian prime minister does no... [Full Article...]

Samsung Display Will Supply Apple Almost 200 million OLED Screens Next Year

If you want to compare, this year Samsung supplied approximately 50 million displays to Apple , which are now used on iPhone X . This figure will reportedly increase to between 180 million and 200 million for 2018, according to industry sources cited by The Investor . [Full Article...]

Donald Trump and The Hall of Presidents: Disney Had No Good Options

Donald Trump and The Hall of Presidents: Disney Had No Good Options But the reopening was delayed until December, only adding to speculation that this was all part of a Would-Have-Been-President-Clinton robot cover-up. (You can find photos at WDWMagic.com , or look at the YouTube screen capture above.) A lot of people think it bears a striking resemblance to Hillary Clinton . [Full Article...]

Virat Kohli topples Shahrukh Khan to become India's most valuable celebrity brand

Virat Kohli topples Shahrukh Khan to become India's most valuable celebrity brand Not only did the Indian cricket captain recently marry his dream girl Anushka Sharma, he's also just been revealed as India's most valuable brand with a celebrity value of $143 million! As per the report, the overall brand value of the top 15 celebrities is $712 million. [Full Article...]

8.8 million people signed up for Obamacare coverage despite Trump's sabotage

8.8 million people signed up for Obamacare coverage despite Trump's sabotage Seema Verma, the head of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, which oversees the federal marketplace, tweeted next year's Obamacare enrollment numbers a week after the open enrollment period for 2018 coverage ended. "We know anecdotally that many state exchanges are running ahead of past year, (and) we could actually make up the national enrollment deficit with higher state-run exchan... [Full Article...]

Baby Shamali Flores found safe

Baby Shamali Flores found safe She is now in the custody of Child Protective Services. A prosecutor read police statements that said what they believe had happened. Officers found Shamali's mother's body in her north Houston apartment Tuesday around noon. Shamali, who was taken to the Texas Children's Hospital, is healthy with no signs of abuse. She said her baby was in the hospital, then after taking Shamali, she introdu... [Full Article...]

Police don't suspect terrorism after auto ploughs into pedestrians in Melbourne

Police don't suspect terrorism after auto ploughs into pedestrians in Melbourne Police arrived on the scene within 15 seconds and the man was taken into custody by an off-duty police officer after attempting to resist arrest, Patton said. One witness, James Unkles, told local radio station 3AW the auto had "just mowed everybody down, people were flying everywhere". Earlier, witnesses described what they saw as the horror unfolded. [Full Article...]

Majority of Americans say Trump has made race relations worse

Majority of Americans say Trump has made race relations worse According to the NBC/Wall Street Journal poll released Wednesday, just 18% of registered voters would definitely vote for the President in 2020, and 18% would "probably" vote for him. "Many Americans see this bill more as an attempt by Republicans to gain a political victory and would rather see Congress scrap this plan and start over", Murray said in a statement. [Full Article...]

U.S. asks United Nations to blacklist 10 ships over banned North Korea cargo

U.S. asks United Nations to blacklist 10 ships over banned North Korea cargo Resolution 2375, unanimously adopted by the UNSC on September 11, included a ban on the export of textiles from North Korea . On November 29, North Korea launched what it claimed was its new type of intercontinental ballistic missile, the Hwasong 15, which can hit anywhere on the United States mainland. [Full Article...]

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt is stepping down as Alphabet's executive chairman

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt is stepping down as Alphabet's executive chairman He then became executive chairman of Alphabet in 2015 when Google made a decision to become just one of many businesses in Page and Brin's toybox. Schmidt joined Google as chairman and CEO to provide so-called " adult supervision " to run the company, which was founded by Stanford students Larry Page and Sergey Brin in September 1998. [Full Article...]

Five dead, 10 injured in Bihar boiler blast

Five dead, 10 injured in Bihar boiler blast Among the deceased are Arjun Kushwaha, Kripa Yadav and Md. Chief minister Nitish Kumar has ordered an inquiry into the incident and announced compensation of Rs 4 lakh each to the family of victims. He directed principal secretary, Sugarcane Industries, S Siddharth and principal secretary, Labour, Deepak Kumar Singh to personally visit the site of the incident and carry out an investigation. [Full Article...]

Mike Pence Delays Middle East Trip Until January

The vice president will be meeting with service members and receive a briefing on the US support for military operations in Afghanistan and Iraq. Pence reportedly told Afghan leaders that he hoped to symbolize the US' willingness to " see this through ", referring to the longest U.S. [Full Article...]

Jeff Sessions interviewing Federal Bureau of Investigation over Uranium One probe

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has directed Justice Department prosecutors to ask FBI officials involved in a probe into the Uranium One deal for more information on the closed investigation, NBC News reported Thursday morning, citing unnamed law enforcement officials. [Full Article...]

Bigg Boss 11: Hina Khan accuses Vikas Gupta of touching her inappropriately

Bigg Boss 11: Hina Khan accuses Vikas Gupta of touching her inappropriately Shilpa sits in the storage area and cries. In a shocking turn of events, Vikas Gupta and Akash Dadlani got into a massive fight on Bigg Boss 11 . It was between Vikas and Akash at that time too. The famous trio - Luv Tyagi, Priyank Sharma and Hina Khan , who have garnered a lot of attention, now see a crack as Priyank chooses to stand by his best friend Vikas , against Hina Khan . [Full Article...]

I'll Be Home for Christmas... Maybe: Traffic Expected to Break Records

I'll Be Home for Christmas... Maybe: Traffic Expected to Break Records According to estimates, Virginia will see increases around 3 percent across the board for Christmas holiday travel. The 2017 holiday travel is expected to be a record high with 107.3 million travelers nationwide with a 3.1 percent increase in motorists and passengers of planes and trains. [Full Article...]

Facebook reveals data on copyright and trademark complaints

Facebook reveals data on copyright and trademark complaints Facebook has been running an ad campaign to try to allay those fears. They've gained 55 percent this year. The authority objected to Facebook's requirement that it gain access to third-party data when an account is opened - including from its own WhatsApp and Instagram products - as well as its tracking of which sites its users access. [Full Article...]


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