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New York City to install 1500 barriers to prevent vehicle ramming attacks

The measure comes two months after Sayfullo Saipov drove a rented truck down the Hudson River Park Bikeway in lower Manhattan on Halloween morning, killing ei...


Cold Causes Increase in Water Main Breaks in DC Region

Officials estimated repairs to the line could take up to 4 hours. Approximately 11 homes on Manor Court SW will be without water as crews work to fix a 2-inch...


Thirteen monkeys die in fire at Woburn safari park

In this February 17, 2008 photo, patas monkeys interact at the Houston Zoo in the U.S. Thirteen of the same species were killed at the Woburn Safari Park in Bra...


Nine Prisoners killed in clash at Brazilian Jail

Fourteen inmates were also injured in the melee, Reuters reports. The police authorities however disclosed that they had regained control of the prison, just...


American soldier killed in Afghanistan, four injured

A military statement issued Tuesday said four other soldiers were wounded in the January 1 battle in the Achin district of Nangarhar province. The two others ...


Conservative rock star considers a run for Al Franken's seat

Bachmann lamented that she wasn't a "billionaire" who had the funds to properly defend herself against attacks against her reputation, but she said that she ...


Utah Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch to retire; Romney could run

Hatch says he made a decision to retire at the end of his seventh term after "much prayer and discussion with family and friends" over the holiday break. Trump ...


Wolves romp over Lakers again, 114-96

Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons, the Lakers' Kyle Kuzma , the Utah Jazz' Donovan Mitchell and the Boston Celtics' Jayson Tatum are now ahead of Ball in NBA.co...


Florida man beat six-year-old stepson to death over cookie

Brice's brothers told detectives that Montgomery punched the child repeatedly in the face, mouth and stomach with a closed fist before hurling him into the wall...


Pakistan PM summons security meet over Trump's tweet

According to an AOL report , it is unclear what prompted Trump to make his Monday morning comment, but it did come just days after the New York Times repo...


Students find brown snake eggs in Laurieton school sand pit

Rod Miller told Australian news he believe the eggs were from an Eastern Brown Snake because some had been seen in the area. "The sand was still fresh and loo...


Turkey expresses concerns over violent protests in Iran

A series of demonstrations broke out between Iranian protesters and the country's authorities on December 27, 2017 in Iran's major cities, including Tehran ...


Winter Storm Watch in effect for Savannah, surrounding areas Wednesday

Total snow accumulations of less than 3 inches are expected from parts of eastern Georgia into southeast Virginia. A track farther offshore would bring lighter ...


Baloch leaders welcome Trump's tweet, say 'US must disengage with Pakistan'

The agency quoted an unnamed Trump administration official to report the confirmation. Trump, who departs Florida for Washington on Monday, began 2018 by ...


Israel Approves Annexation of Illegal West Bank Settlements

In press comments issued on Sunday, Hamas spokesperson Hazem Qassem said Benjamin Netanyahu's party's plan to annex the West Bank reveals that US President D...


Roy Moore asks Alabama court for a new election

Moore and his campaign filed a complaint in the Circuit Court of Montgomery, Alabama, listing several allegations and called for "a new special election". The...


Russia Pumps Oil at Record Pace in Same Year of Global Cuts

Oil in NY climbed 12% past year as the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies trimmed supply to reduce a global glut. US crude oil inv...


Child among nine more killed in Iran unrest

A member of Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard was also reported killed in the town of Najafabad. According to local sources, one of the protesters p...


Arrest made in connection with swatting case that killed Wichita man — LAPD

Perpetrator, Tyler Barriss' call was made public following the incident, in which the man can be heard claiming that he has shot his father dead and taken his...


Powerball, Mega Millions have $783M up for grabs to start new year

The Mega Millions victor was also drawn Friday without a victor. The lump sum, which features a cash value of $278 million, is the ninth-largest jackpot in ...