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Snow for Alabama again? It's possible later this week

It also states "some thunder is possible" Friday . Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 23 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 32 miles per hour. Plan on accumula...


Discovery Channel Headquarters to Leave Silver Spring

Founded in Landover, Maryland in 1985, Discovery moved its global headquarters to Bethesda, Maryland in 1991 and then to its current headquarters building in Si...


Serge Ibaka, James Johnson ejected after trading punches

The skirmish began when the two started shoving one another while waiting for the ball to be inbounded under the Miami basket. In the midst of it, Johnson chose...


USA to sell anti-ballistic missiles to Japan amid North Korea threat

Japan has also requested four MK 29 missile canisters, as well as engineering and logistical services from the contractor. The sale would also "follow throu...


Michael Gove takes on the 'throwaway culture' of plastic bottle waste

According to the Prime Minister's official spokesperson, Mrs May said the Government has "a clear belief in conserving what is good and standing up against the ...


German & Italian police smash cross-border Mafia ring

Police in Germany and Italy have arrested 169 people and seized nearly $US60 million in assets as part of an anti-mafia operation targeting a cross-border extor...


Syrian Military Reports Israeli Missile Strikes

The statement also claims that at 4 a.m. Israel fired surface-to-surface missiles from the Golan Heights and at 4:15 a.m. four missiles were fired from the area...


Theatres do not have to play Indian anthem

The Supreme Court modified its earlier order and said that playing the national anthem in cinema halls before screening films was no longer mandatory on Tue...


Indian origin man in United States faces deportation for reportedly cheating authorities

The US has revoked the American citizenship of an Indian-origin man who reportedly defrauded the authorities, making it the first denaturalisation case under ...


After Najeeb Ahmed, Another JNU Student Mukul Jain Goes Missing

Earlier, it was reported that he was a student of JNU. After missing report, the management has sent out a notice asking anyone to notify the security staff of ...


UIDAI's rolls out virtual Aadhaar to nix privacy concerns

Virtual ID will end any need to share your Aadhaar number at the time of authentication. Further, users can generate multiple Virtual IDs, in instances of l...


Bid to kidnap India based TV channel's Pakistan bureau chief in Islamabad

Taha tweeted from his friend's Twitter handle where he said that he was safe with the police now. The military has staunchly denied playing a role in any enfo...


No release for Padmavat in Rajasthan confirms Chief Minister

In a release on December 30, the CBFC had said that the film will get a "U/A certification along with some modifications" and a likely change in the title on ...


Major blaze at recycling plant near Dublin Airport

A huge fire broke out at a plant near the airport of Irish capital Dublin on Wednesday morning, reported local media RTE. Eight units are now at the scene. Lo...


Libyan navy rescues 272 migrants from stranded boats

Those missing were all from a single rubber boat that capsized while at sea. It said their rubber boat was found "destroyed north of the city of Khoms" (also ...


Zuma appoints commission to probe state capture claims

Zuma said he made this decision after the investigation and remedial action of the Public Protector and the order by the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on...


Two Reuters journalists covering crimes against Rohingya arrested in Myanmar

It carries a maximum prison sentence of 14 years. Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo went missing on Tuesday evening after they had been invited to meet police officials...


Teacher handcuffed at school board meeting after bringing up salary

The meeting was a special meeting. "This superintendent is an intimidator", board member Kibbie Pillette said in a TV interview. Mr Payou's contract was e...


U.S. offshore drilling: Florida wins exemption from Trump plan

Other governors also voiced not-in-my-backyard opposition to expanding offshore drilling. Florida Democrats and Republicans in Congress, including Representat...


IOC Welcomes North Korea Competing At Olympics

Much has been made of North Korea's sudden willingness to talk to South Korea . On North Korea's Olympics participation, Seoul suggested the two countrie...