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Washington County fire destroys a home on Christmas Eve

One family member saw smoking coming from the attic and called for help. The fire happened in the interior of the home, officials say, and required firefights t...


North Korea says new United Nations sanctions an act of war

As one way to heighten transparency on the sanctions imposed by China, reports would be submitted to USA officials from Chinese officials in charge of trade, cu...


South Sudan Cease-Fire Is Signed, but 'Difficult' Period Awaits

The Agreement on Cessation of Hostilities, Protection of Civilians and Humanitarian Access was signed during the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGA...


Shares in Pepsico, Inc. (PEP) Purchased by Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd

Teton Advisors Inc who had been investing in Skyline Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $107.16 million market cap company. The stock incre...


Nick Young Will Release a Diss Track about Draymond Green

According to Young and confirmed to SLAMonline , he and McGee are making a joint rap album that will be released soon. When asked what he'll say in it, he co...


Lillard expects to miss second game, return after Christmas

Meanwhile, Lonzo Ball served up 10 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds, but shot 4-of-13 and committed five of the Lakers' 17 turnovers. Blazers guard Damia...


Turkish president arrives in Khartoum as part of African tour

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan landed in Khartoum on Sunday and met his Sudanese counterpart Omar al-Bashir at the start of a three-country African tou...


Storm leaves 120 dead, 160 missing in southern Philippines

The storm left 21 dead and one missing in the lakeside province of Lanao del Sur, according to officials. Among the worst hit areas in the region, which has a...


Blast in Afghan capital Kabul close to intelligence agency

The victims are reported to include women who were in a passing vehicle. Rahimi said security forces have arrived at the blast scene and have cordoned off the...


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

Sheriff Mitch Williams says anyone seeing the second dog, a brown pit bull, are asked to call law enforcement. The victims' will be released after their famil...


Doctors save baby of pregnant teen fatally shot just before Christmas

Officials then "rendered aid and transported her to a local-area hospital", and "shortly after arrival, she was sadly pronounced deceased", the department said...


Peru's president pardons ex-leader Fujimori, citing his health

Before the announcement, Kuczynski summoned his Cabinet and ruling party to the presidential palace on Christmas Eve. Despite his downfall, the right-wing pop...


Man fatally struck by vehicle, allegedly fleeing police

The man was pronounced dead at Rhode Island Hospital; none of the three people in the van were hurt. Policy say Perry was then struck by a Honda Odyssey. A prel...


Guatemala announces plan to move Israel embassy to Jerusalem

Guatemala was one of only a handful of countries to vote last week with the US and Israel against passing a non-binding resolution at the United Nations decla...


Tunisia bans UAE airline from landing

The United Arab Emirates said Sunday that "security information" had caused the delays on Tunisian women from boarding flights to the Gulf state that caused...


Breezy and cold Christmas, coldest air of Winter so far

We may take a break from the rain on Friday and Saturday this week. Highs will be in the low to mid 50s sunny skies. An area of low pressure is moving eas...


China Conducts Successful Flight of World's Largest Amphibious Aircraft

It returned about an hour later and taxied to its stand accompanied by martial music and greeted by crowds waving Chinese flags. The plane was scheduled to ta...


'We say Christmas again very proudly'

According to CNN's Dan Merica, Trump repeated the suggestion that he had brought back an interest in Christmas by being elected president . At an event in Mi...


Hundreds of Skiers Stuck on Ski Lift in French Alps

The dramatic video, put out on social media, shows the rescue teams being lowered via civil security helicopters down onto gondola cars to help rescue those stu...


Hue Jackson after loss to Bears: 'we're not making enough plays'

You can write it if you like. The Chicago Bears defeated the Browns 20-3. Trubisky has 246 rushing yards, the most by a Bears quarterback since Kordell St...