Woman proves pet snakes and gauged ears don't mix

Bart didn't attack; pythons just likes hiding in holes. Despite being shocked, Glawe is still full of love for her daredevil pet, using the hashtags #GottaLoveHim #iLOVEhim to show her affection. "They put string or something in between my ear and ... More..

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'Sharkwater' filmmaker disappears during dive off Florida Keys

The US Coast Guard issued a statement saying it had received a report of a missing diver shortly after 5 pm (2200 GMT). Weaver said Stewart was with three other divers when he went missing, but the three ar...More..

Congress alliance will destroy SP: Mulayam
by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Congress alliance will destroy SP: Mulayam

BSP and BJP have criticised the Congress and Samajwadi Party alliance terming it unholy and opportunistic. We, the SP and the Congress , are like the Ganga and Yamuna. Yadav and filed his nomination from the R...More..

Iran Conducts Ballistic Missile Test in Violation of UN Resolution
by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Iran Conducts Ballistic Missile Test in Violation of UN Resolution

A Khorramshahr medium-range ballistic missile, the report said, was sacked from a test site about 140 miles east of Tehran and exploded after flying 600 miles. "We're aware that Iran fired that missile". The pr...More..

Peña Nieto Calls for Meeting Before Offering Response to Trump
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Peña Nieto Calls for Meeting Before Offering Response to Trump

Donald Trump has threatened to cancel his upcoming meeting with Mexico's president over the country's refusal to pay for his border wall. "There are things that go beyond negotiation", he said . "I regret an...More..

North Korean defector predicts future uprising against Kim Jong Un
by | Friday, January 27, 2017

North Korean defector predicts future uprising against Kim Jong Un

A Japanese newspaper reported Wednesday that Thae may visit the U.S. to meet with White House officials and North Korea experts. North Korea still outwardly professes to maintain a Soviet-style command econom...More..

Dutch government plans to counter Donald Trump with abortion funds
by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Dutch government plans to counter Donald Trump with abortion funds

The gag rule would deny U.S. funding to any worldwide organization that mentions abortion as an option for women seeking help with an unwanted pregnancy-even if that organization largely provides contraception ...More..

Trump's Plan For Israel Embassy Is Already Stoking Tensions
by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Trump's Plan For Israel Embassy Is Already Stoking Tensions

Australia was one of the only countries to speak out against the resolution in support of Israel, with Prime Minister Turnbull calling it "deeply unsettling". In its final weeks, the Obama administration ange...More..

Palestinians say Obama's last-minute $221 million payout frozen by Trump
by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Palestinians say Obama's last-minute $221 million payout frozen by Trump

Officials at the State Department made a decision to freeze the transfer until the appointment of former Secretary of State John Kerry's replacement. The Trump administration has frozen Obama's parting gift...More..

At Least 15 Are Dead after Tornadoes Sweep Across Southeast
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

At Least 15 Are Dead after Tornadoes Sweep Across Southeast

The tornado watch covers all of south and parts of central Alabama and will last until 11 a.m. Saturday, according to the Storm Prediction Center . Melissa Hagan lives in Paradise Valley and said she hasn't ...More..

Trump Just Reinstated 'Mexico City' Abortion Policy; Here's What it Means
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Trump Just Reinstated 'Mexico City' Abortion Policy; Here's What it Means

While President Bill Clinton did away with the rule, President George W. Bush reinstated it, then President Barack Obama again revoked it in 2009 and now it has been reinstated by President Trump. Predict...More..

Four Children and Woman Rescued, Two Days After Italy Avalanche
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Four Children and Woman Rescued, Two Days After Italy Avalanche

At least 15 people are still missing after the avalanche that came after several earthquakes and heavy snowfall. "They just started barking very softly", Sonia Marini, one of the rescuers, told the Associate...More..

by | Monday, January 23, 2017

Lawyer says has seen no evidence of wrongdoing by El Chapo

Guzman has fought extradition since his recapture past year. Second arrest and escape: Guzman was captured by Mexican special forces in 2014 and sent to a Mexican maximum-security prison. The Sinaloa smuggler...More..

by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

North Korea is launching two missiles during Trump's ceremony

The Musudan is an intermediate-range missile tested by North Korea in 2016. Pyongyang conducted two underground nuclear tests and tried to fire some two dozen ballistic missiles into the sea previous year...More..

Dan Evans takes two-set lead against Bernard Tomic
by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

Dan Evans takes two-set lead against Bernard Tomic

Speaking to reporters after the triumph, Evans says Tomic's box embarrassed the mercurial Australian, slinging verbal digs at the Brit during changeovers. It just wasn't Tomic's night. Cilic, who uses his 6ft 6...More..

Donald Trump risks angering China by inviting Taiwan representative to presidential inauguration
by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

Donald Trump risks angering China by inviting Taiwan representative to presidential inauguration

Canada is already planning to begin exploratory free trade talks with China in the coming weeks, despite polls showing Canadians are concerned about the initiative. President-elect Trump "going to fail": So...More..

Central Italy hit by three earthquakes of magnitudes ranging 5.3-5.7
by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

Central Italy hit by three earthquakes of magnitudes ranging 5.3-5.7

There were no immediate reports of any damage or injuries as a result of the earthquakes. This is the same region that was hit by a string of deadly quakes previous year that killed almost 300 people and caus...More..

Protests continue in TN against Jallikattu ban, CM meets Modi
by | Friday, January 20, 2017

Protests continue in TN against Jallikattu ban, CM meets Modi

The protesters claim that jallikattu is much more than a sporting activity during Pongal, and associate it with regional identity and culture. Meanwhile, more than 4,000 protesters, mostly students, converged M...More..

by | Friday, January 20, 2017

Iraqi special forces 'recapture' eastern part of Mosul

United States officials said recent advances were because of the increased deployment of U.S. forces alongside Iraqi troops and counterterrorism forces inside Mosul , a move created to improve co-operation and...More..

Tables turn, China lectures the West on need for globalisation
by | Thursday, January 19, 2017

Tables turn, China lectures the West on need for globalisation

China's President Xi Jinping warned on Tuesday against scapegoating globalisation for the world's ills or retreating behind protectionist walls, days before Donald Trump takes office. - Chinese President Xi s...More..

Madame Tussauds Unveils Updated Trump Wax Figure
by | Thursday, January 19, 2017

Madame Tussauds Unveils Updated Trump Wax Figure

This isn't the first time Trump has been made into a Madame Tussauds figure. Orlando is not the only Tussauds location that will be receiving a Trump figure. In Washington D.C. the figure will be featured...More..

by | Thursday, January 19, 2017

Senegal troops 'mass on Gambian border' as president refuses to leave

Senegal's forces are at the Gambian border and will enter at midnight if the veteran president, Yahya Jammeh , refuses to relinquish power, the Senegalese army told Reuters on Wednesday. In the announcement...More..

by | Thursday, January 19, 2017

IEA Sees Significant Gains in U.S. Shale Oil as Prices Rise

The Brent crude contract for March on London's ICE settled on January 17 down 39¢ to $55.47/bbl. Earlier, the price had fallen as low as $54.10 a barrel. Energy Information Administration projected that shale o...More..

Pakistani mother sentenced to death for daughter's 'honour killing'
by | Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Pakistani mother sentenced to death for daughter's 'honour killing'

Her son, Anees Rafique, was also sentenced to life in prison for allegedly helping his mother kill his sister, but his defense lawyer, Shahid Iqbal, said he had no role and was wrongly convicted. Almost 1,000 w...More..

by | Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Sea Shepherd Spots Dead Whale on Japanese Ship in Australian Sanctuary

Japan's Whaling affairs division of its Fishery Agency said it was aware of the Sea Shepherd statement and photographs, but said it would hold off on commenting until it gets a report of its own from the Japane...More..

by | Tuesday, January 17, 2017

IAEA confirms Iran's removal of excess centrifuges from Fordo nuclear facility

Just today, the IAEA confirmed that Iran has removed equipment from the Fordow Fuel Enrichment Plant before the agreed 1 year deadline in order to meet another commitment under the JCPOA. "The United States has...More..

Georgia Republicans struggle to defend Trump's attack on Lewis
by | Sunday, January 15, 2017

Georgia Republicans struggle to defend Trump's attack on Lewis

On Saturday, NAACP CEO Cornell William Brooks gave a public response to Trump's Twitter comments. California Sen. Kamala Harris tweeted , " John Lewis is an icon of the Civil Rights Movement who is fearle...More..

Russian Federation to Be Represented at Paris Conference: Lavrov
by | Sunday, January 15, 2017

Russian Federation to Be Represented at Paris Conference: Lavrov

On Saturday Palestine will open its first embassy in the Vatican, a diplomatically significant development in the midst of ongoing threats by President-elect Donald Trump to illegally move the us embassy from...More..

Brexit: UK and New Zealand plan 'bold' free trade deal
by | Saturday, January 14, 2017

Brexit: UK and New Zealand plan 'bold' free trade deal

Mrs May added: "New Zealand is an important country for us precisely because of the historic ties that we share, the shared values that we have, the shared belief in free trade that we have". "I think it's natu...More..

by | Saturday, January 14, 2017

"Virat's Team Will Win More Matches Than Mine", Says MS Dhoni

And the crowds too almost packed the Brabourne Stadium in South Mumbai to witness "Captain Cool", for one last time at the helm. Dhoni didn't take names, but he could well have been referring to players lik...More..

Japan's Abe starts 4 nation trip with visit to Philippines
by | Saturday, January 14, 2017

Japan's Abe starts 4 nation trip with visit to Philippines

As for the South China Sea issue, the Japanese and Philippine governments exchanged memorandums after the leaders' meeting on Thursday regarding issues including Japan's training support for Philippine Coast Gu...More..

Michelle Obama surprises teary well-wishers on 'The Tonight Show'
by | Friday, January 13, 2017

Michelle Obama surprises teary well-wishers on 'The Tonight Show'

Michelle's first note, which was to her husband, ended up being the sweetest note. He sang: "My Michelle amour, lovely as a summer day". They thought they were airing these thoughts to a portrait of the Fi...More..

As OPEC cuts production, traders send European oil to Asia
by | Friday, January 13, 2017

As OPEC cuts production, traders send European oil to Asia

Another factor lifting prices of the commodity was the news of China's record auto sales-a sign of growing demand from the world's largest energy consumer-of 28 million vehicles , up 13.7 percent from past yea...More..

Sainsbury's reports record £1bn Christmas sales
by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

Sainsbury's reports record £1bn Christmas sales

Total retail sales, excluding fuel, were up 0.8%. Shares in J Sainsbury (LON:SBRY) have spiked more than six percent in London this morning after the blue-chip supermarket posted a small rise in quarterly sal...More..

by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

IS using hobby drones to bomb Iraqi forces in Mosul

Elite Iraqi counter-terrorism service (CTS) units encircled the nearby Sukkar district on Monday and sought to recapture the strategic Mosul University area. Iraqi special forces have done most of the figh...More..