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Westminster Kennel Club's annual dog show trots into to NY

Westminster Kennel Club's annual dog show trots into to NY

Get push notifications with news, features and more. Dogs from affenpinschers to Yorkshire terriers are rounding the rings at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show . Last year's victor was a Bichon ...

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Police investigating video of woman throwing chair near the Gardiner

Police investigating video of woman throwing chair near the Gardiner

The camera pans over the ledge and shows the chair tumbling toward the Gardiner Expressway. In a Monday news release, police said the video was filmed at 10 a.m. The video shows the chair falling ...

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Man arrested in woman's killing near Jerusalem makes court appearance

Man arrested in woman's killing near Jerusalem makes court appearance

The Shin Bet issued a statement Sunday saying that after questioning Palestinian suspect Arafat Erfaiyeh, the agency believed Ori Ansbacher's killing was "nationalistic". The Israeli paper also repor...

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Antisemitism from yellow vests 'is spreading like poison' across France

Antisemitism from yellow vests 'is spreading like poison' across France

Mr Castaner and other ministers voiced alarm over the resurgence of French antisemitism, with a 74 per cent rise in incidents recorded across France past year. "When the hatred of the Jews overlaps ...

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Int'l Day of Women and Girls in Science observed

Int'l Day of Women and Girls in Science observed

At present, less than 30 percent of researchers worldwide are women, according to data from the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization ( UNESCO ). "To overcome this inequality, our upd...

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Suspect Charged With Murder in Milwaukee Officer's Killing

Suspect Charged With Murder in Milwaukee Officer's Killing

Authorities arrested Fricke soon after the shooting. One officer yelled "police", and nearly immediately, four shots were fired through the opening in the door from inside of the home. Bond has been s...

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Thousands evacuated after New Zealand wildfire | newkerala.com #100014

Thousands evacuated after New Zealand wildfire | newkerala.com #100014

An entire village of more than 3,000 people was evacuated in New Zealand Saturday as a huge bushfire threatened houses, and firefighters said they were "in the hands of God". "Returning residents need...

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California governor derails plan for LA-SF high-speed train

California governor derails plan for LA-SF high-speed train

California Governor Gavin Newsom said on Tuesday the state will dramatically scale back a planned $77.3 billion high-speed rail project that has faced cost hikes, delays and management concerns,...

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Haiti protesters call on President Jovenel Moise to quit

Haiti protesters call on President Jovenel Moise to quit

Speaking with Haiti newspaper Le Nouvelliste, Chief Inspector Ralph Stanley Brice said the prisoners had initially left their cells for a scheduled shower. The protest came as The Core Group - compose...

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5 people shot to death in Houston-area home

5 people shot to death in Houston-area home

At least five people were killed Monday following a shooting at a home in rural Texas, authorities said . The child's identity wasn't immediately released. On Sunday, Hammack posted information r...

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Elizabeth Warren: Trump ‘May Not Even Be a Free Person’ By 2020

Elizabeth Warren: Trump ‘May Not Even Be a Free Person’ By 2020

She said the party should ask: "Are we going to let him use those to divide us?" "As we go forward in this campaign, is it going to be chasing every tweet and nasty statement from Donald Trump , or...

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Notorious Mexican drug cartel boss 'El Chapo' found guilty in U.S. trial

Notorious Mexican drug cartel boss 'El Chapo' found guilty in U.S. trial

The world's most infamous cartel boss Joaquin " El Chapo " Guzman, who rose from poverty in rural Mexico to run a global drug empire and amass billions of dollars, was found guilty in a USA court on T...

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Newborn found abandoned in middle of road amid freezing temperatures in California

Newborn found abandoned in middle of road amid freezing temperatures in California

A newborn baby girl was found alone, lying in a California road during freezing temperatures early Monday morning. Aurelio Fuentes Jr., a newspaper carrier for The Fresno Bee , told the publicati...

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Ex-astronaut Mark Kelly announces run for McCain Senate seat

Ex-astronaut Mark Kelly announces run for McCain Senate seat

I care about this nation. "So because of that, I've decided that I'm launching a campaign for the United States Senate", Kelly said . Astronaut Mark Kelly (ret.) waves as he takes the stage to in...

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Michelle Carter: Involuntary manslaughter conviction upheld by US Supreme Court

Michelle Carter: Involuntary manslaughter conviction upheld by US Supreme Court

She has remained free as she appealed her conviction, which was upheld in Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court last week. "48 Hours" covered the case in the episode, " Death by Text ". Her case garn...

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Lebanon to boycott conference in Poland on Mideast, Iran

Lebanon to boycott conference in Poland on Mideast, Iran

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif pledged support for the new Hizbullah-dominated Lebanese government at the beginning of a two-day trip to Beirut. The new Lebanese national unity governme...

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All area schools closed, buses cancelled today

No kindergarten or preschool, no out-of-district transportation. -Pope John Paul II High School - Lacey: Closed . - Northern Illinois University DeKalb campus opening at 11:00 a.m. Peel District ...

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Catastrophic threat to world's ecosystems as farm pesticides 'driving insect extinction'

Catastrophic threat to world's ecosystems as farm pesticides 'driving insect extinction'

The total mass of insects - which now outweighs humanity by 17 times over - is falling by 2.5 percent a year, which suggests they could vanish altogether within the next century. Researchers said "a c...

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Pot-smoking tipster finds tiger in abandoned house, police say

Pot-smoking tipster finds tiger in abandoned house, police say

The concerned smoker called cops when they stumbled across a overweight tiger in a cage in an unlocked garage. Houston police obtained a warrant to enter the home and on Monday, BARC animal enforc...

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Trump supporter attacks BBC cameraman at El Paso rally

Trump supporter attacks BBC cameraman at El Paso rally

Speaking to BBC Radio 4's Today programme, Mr O'Donoghue said it was "an incredibly violent attack". The BBC reports the unidentified Trump supporter twice nearly knocked Skeans and his camera over ...

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Historic defeat: Government loses vote on border protection laws

Historic defeat: Government loses vote on border protection laws

The bill will now return to the Senate before it becomes law. It released legal advice suggesting the bill is unconstitutional because the changes require spending of taxpayer dollars, to appoint a ...

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Miami police release video showing woman possibly being abducted

Miami police release video showing woman possibly being abducted

The woman ran into the auto shop to hide and begged bystanders to call police before she was abducted. "He takes her from the restroom and hit her, I don't know, like 20 or 50 times and then he wanted...

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Ontario frees 43 'modern day slaves' in alleged human trafficking ring

Ontario frees 43 'modern day slaves' in alleged human trafficking ring

Police in Ontario have freed dozens of people from a human trafficking operation officials likened to "modern day slavery". Police executed 12 warrants on February 5, and rescued the 43 victims who ...

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Iran Marks 40th Anniversary of Revolution

Iran Marks 40th Anniversary of Revolution

State TV showed crowds braving the snow, shouting "Death to Israel, Death to America", with some protesters burning American flags. Iran displayed its ballistic missile capabilities during a parade,...

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Delhi: Massive fire breaks out in hotel, 9 die

Delhi: Massive fire breaks out in hotel, 9 die

Bodies are being taken out now. At least 35 others were rescued from the five-storey building. Among the 17 dead was one child, fire officials reported. Delhi authorities often launch raids to en...

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Long-haul New Zealand-China flight forced back mid-flight

Long-haul New Zealand-China flight forced back mid-flight

The incident marks yet another arbitrary move by Beijing to impose its ideology upon foreign companies, following the CAA order on April 24 of past year that forced airlines to refer to Taiwan as part...

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Nurse killed husband to marry inmate

Nurse killed husband to marry inmate

The Boone County Medical Examiner's Office determined that Joshua likely died from being poisoned with ethylene glycol, commonly used as an antifreeze, WKEF reported . Police were suspicious of...

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Tensions between Morocco, Saudi Arabia escalates over Yemen, Western Sahara

Tensions between Morocco, Saudi Arabia escalates over Yemen, Western Sahara

Speaking to Russian press agency Sputnik , Bourita stated that the information, reported by American news agency Associated Press, was "unfounded". "This targeting operation is an extension to the ...

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Ex-White House aide who wrote critical book sues Trump

Ex-White House aide who wrote critical book sues Trump

It adds that the federal government has "infringed upon Mr. Sims's First Amendment rights as a former federal employee and acted contrary to the interests of public policy". The book garnered a critic...

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Teen defies mother, gets vaccines after turning 18

Teen defies mother, gets vaccines after turning 18

He wrote: "God knows how I'm still alive". This elicited a flood of unvaccinated children and teens to take to the internet asking how they could circumnavigate their parents' wishes and have themse...

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Beijing ‘angered’ as 2 United States warships enter S. China Sea - spokeswoman

Beijing ‘angered’ as 2 United States warships enter S. China Sea - spokeswoman

The United States is expected to keep pressing China on longstanding demands that it reform how it treats American companies' intellectual property in order to seal a trade deal that could prevent t...

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Don't negotiate with Labour over customs union, senior Tory Brexiteers tell May

Don't negotiate with Labour over customs union, senior Tory Brexiteers tell May

Mr Starmer said his plan was necessary to put a "hard stop" to Mrs May "running down the clock" before the March 29 deadline. His remarks to reporters came after talks with EU Brexit negotiator Mich...

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Hungary to give women with 4 or more kids life tax exemption

Hungary to give women with 4 or more kids life tax exemption

Officials say he'll make the case that such steps are key to countering Russian and Chinese efforts to pull Hungary and other countries in the region away from the West. " shunned " the nations of the...

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Florida woman arrested for killing son who disappeared in 1986

Florida woman arrested for killing son who disappeared in 1986

Police have refused to say why they now suspect Fleming of murdering her son, whose body has never been found. At the time, she and the boy's stepfather claimed the boy disappeared from Broad Acres ...

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Combatting Trump, Two States Pull National Guard Troops From the Border

Combatting Trump, Two States Pull National Guard Troops From the Border

Newsom's move is an escalation of a long-running battle over immigration between California and the federal government, with the state's Democratic majorities pledging to serve as a buffer to Trump'...

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