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  • Justice Department Reopens Investigations Into Clinton Foundation, Political Favors for Donations
Justice Department Reopens Investigations Into Clinton Foundation, Political Favors for Donations

Comey in July 2016 said Clinton's use of a private email server was "careless" but said Clinton and her staff engaged in no "intentional misconduct", and announced that the Federal Bureau of Investigation would not recommend criminal charges against her.

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  • North Korea Accidentally Hit Its Own City In Missile Test, Report Says
North Korea Accidentally Hit Its Own City In Missile Test, Report Says

The Diplomat noted that a failed launch might explain why North Korea used Sinpo, a seaside town, to conduct at least two test launches for the Hwasong-12 missile - an errant missile crashing into the sea would be less risky than one hitting a populated area.

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  • At least 12 injured after fire breaks out at Bronx building
At least 12 injured after fire breaks out at Bronx building

Officials say firefighters cleared the building, and no people have been reported missing. The cause of the fire was not immediately clear. The child's mother said in the aftermath of last week's fire that her son had a history of playing with the stove in his family's first-floor apartment, Reuters reported .

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  • Mitt Romney likely to run for Orrin Hatch's Senate seat, source says
Mitt Romney likely to run for Orrin Hatch's Senate seat, source says

But every good fighter knows when to hang up the gloves. Hatch's decision not to pursue re-election is bound to shake up Utah state politics, and it is also likely to generate intrigue over the rumors that Mitt Romney is thinking about running to take his place.

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  • Amb. Nikki Haley Speaks Out on International Incidents
Amb. Nikki Haley Speaks Out on International Incidents

The people are crying out for freedom. "The global community has a role to play on this", Haley urged. There have been sporadic meetings between diplomats over individual issues like USA detainees, but those died out after the regime's sixth nuclear test in September.

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  • A flight from New Zealand made it — Travel story
A flight from New Zealand made it — Travel story

While it caused confusion for a number of social media users, the post left many people joking about time travel with a number of references to Lost, Back to the Future and Cher's song 'If I could turn back time'. Initially, the Auckland flight was scheduled to land in Honolulu five minutes before the time changed. Sam Sweeney, a transportation...

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  • Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots swell to $800M
Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots swell to $800M

The estimated prize, which has a cash value of $278 million, marks the ninth-largest jackpot in the game's history, according to the Powerball website . Three players from Illinois, Kansas and Maryland split the jackpot. One ticket, which was sold in Florida, matched the five white balls to win $1 million on Friday.

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  • Triple talaq bill to be introduced in Rajya Sabha today
Triple talaq bill to be introduced in Rajya Sabha today

Sources claimed that Opposition parties may avoid taking an individual stance vis-à-vis the triple talaq bill as it might send the wrong message at a time when the government has pitched it as a major step towards ensuring women's rights and empowerment.

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  • Amber Alert issued for 2 kids as woman's death is investigated
Amber Alert issued for 2 kids as woman's death is investigated

Lilianais Griffith , 15, and Luluvioletta Bandera-magret, 7, were last scene Saturday. The girls are believed to be with Terry Allen Miles , a person of interest in the suspicious death case, CBS affiliate KEYE-TV reports. They could be heading toward Louisiana. The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children are asking for the public's h...

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  • North Korea vows to bolster its nuclear capability
North Korea vows to bolster its nuclear capability

The report, titled "No Force Can Prevail over Independence and Justice", provided a timeline of the country's alleged 2017 nuclear weapon achievements, mostly focused on possible U.S. "North Korea's participation in the Winter Games will be a good opportunity to show unity of the people and we wish the Games will be a success". His annual speech ...

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  • 10 foreign passengers killed in Costa Rican plane crash
10 foreign passengers killed in Costa Rican plane crash

The ministry also said later that 10 foreigners were passengers aboard the plane, which was flown by two Costa Rican pilots. Punta Islita, on Costa Rica's Pacific Coast, is popular among North American and European tourists for its pristine beaches and lush landscape.

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  • NYC fire victims include resident who rescued others
NYC fire victims include resident who rescued others

The victims included an 8-month-old baby girl and her grandmother. NYC Mayor Di Blasio held a press conference early Friday where he stated that the deadly fire was likely accidental. 28-year-old Emmanuel Mensah had been home to spend time with family for the Christmas holiday after finishing Army duty training in Georgia. Democratic Mayor Bi...

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  • Powerball numbers: Did you win Saturday's $390.1 million lottery jackpot?
Powerball numbers: Did you win Saturday's $390.1 million lottery jackpot?

It's time to check your tickets for the Powerball drawing from Saturday night, December 30, otherwise known as the "New Year's Eve (eve)" drawing. Both are played in 44 states, plus Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Winners of winning Powerball ticket in Melbourne Beach will be announced in Tallahassee on Wednesday. There have been eight Mega Mil...

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  • Pence neighbors in Aspen hang 'Make America Gay Again' banner
Pence neighbors in Aspen hang 'Make America Gay Again' banner

In fact, some neighbors later came out to give the servicemen standing around in the cold some chili and corn muffins. The VP and Second Lady were greeted this week by a rainbow-hued banner hanging from pillars on the driveway of the Aspen home they rented.

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  • Court says Sweet Cakes must pay fine for refusing to bake
Court says Sweet Cakes must pay fine for refusing to bake

Furthermore, the judges found that the Kleins intentionally inflicted emotional harm on the Bowman-Pryors by sharing their address and contact information online and urging Christians to bombard the couple with hate mail and try to have their children taken away.

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  • Rajinikanth to end suspense over political debut shortly
Rajinikanth to end suspense over political debut shortly

Rajinikanth's announcement is likely to cap the six-day meet-and-greet with his fans and supporters, the second such event the actor has held this year. If we step on the battlefield, we should win the war. I will announce a decision on December 31. "I say again, take care of your parents and your family always".

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  • NWS: Temperatures 'well below normal' expected New Years Eve
NWS: Temperatures 'well below normal' expected New Years Eve

High temperatures today will reach the mid teens, but with a north wind at 5 to 15 miles per hour, wind chill values will range from 0 to -10 degrees throughout the day. Temperatures will moderate some through the week ahead with high temperatures returning to the 20s. There is a slight chance of snow later tonight.

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  • Protests continue in Iran as cleric urges tough action
Protests continue in Iran as cleric urges tough action

The protests have continued even as anti-riot units of the State Security Forces were stationed extensively throughout the city. The report quoted the security deputy of Tehran's governor, Mohsen Hamedani, as saying that fewer than 50 people gathered at a public square in Tehran, and that a lot of them left after a police warning but a few chose ...

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  • 2 dead, including gunman, in California law office shooting
2 dead, including gunman, in California law office shooting

Authorities emphasized that it was not an active shooter situation, despite initial reports they received at about 2:25 p.m. Long Beach police on Friday called the shooting "workplace violence". Police also went to a satellite office of the same law firm at 3925 Atlantic Ave. There is video that shows people running from an unmarked buildin...

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