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 2018-12-14 17:42 

AP

Texas mom sentenced in deaths of toddlers inside hot car...

KERRVILLE, Texas (AP) — A 20-year-old Texas mother whose two toddlers died after she left them inside a hot vehicle overnight has been sentenced to 40 years in prison....

 2018-12-14 17:36 

UPI

Spanish authorities charge Shakira with fraud over $16.5M in taxes...

Spanish authorities charged Colombia-born singer Shakira Friday with six counts of tax fraud, accusing the 41-year old of failing to pay $16.5 million in taxes....

 2018-12-14 17:35 

AP

Lawmakers meet Coast Guard over academy harassment concerns...

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — Members of Connecticut's congressional delegation have met with Coast Guard officials to express their concerns over alleged discrimination and harassment at the Coast Guar......

 2018-12-14 17:33 

AP

The Latest: Greenpeace: US blocking text on climate change...

KATOWICE, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the U.N. climate meeting (all times local):5:30 p.m.The executive director of Greenpeace International says the U.S. delegation to the U.N. climate talks i......

 2018-12-14 17:32 

AP

North Carolina woman's body buried in sex offender's yard...

WILSON, N.C. (AP) — Authorities have found the body of a missing 71-year-old North Carolina woman buried behind the home of a convicted rapist....

 2018-12-14 17:31 

AP

The debt threat: Business debt, and worries about it, are up...

NEW YORK (AP) — Homeowners appear to have learned the lesson of the Great Recession about not taking on too much debt. There is some concern that Corporate America didn't get the message....

 2018-12-14 17:31 

Kuwait News Agency

Saudi Arabia welcomes Sweden agreement on Yemen...

JEDDAH, Dec 14 (KUNA) -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Friday welcomed a recent agreement concluded in Sweden between Yemen's warring parties. A Saudi Foreign Ministry statement stressed the importance of this agreement as a significant step towards ...

 2018-12-14 17:30 

Saudi Press Agency

Aramco, Raytheon Co-sign MoU to Enhance Cyber Security Capabilities' Firm...
 2018-12-14 17:30 

UPI

Watch: 'Downton Abbey' movie invites fans in teaser trailer...

The "Downton Abbey" movie released a first promo featuring the show's iconic manor and opening music....

 2018-12-14 17:30 

Press Trust of India

Ahmed stars as 22 wickets tumble...

Goalpara (Assam), Dec 14 (PTI) Puducherry's Fabid Ahmed hogged the limelight with an all-round show on a day 22 wickets tumbled in their Ranji Trophy Plate Group match against Arunchal Pradesh here. The Kerala recruit top-scored with an unbeaten 41 be...

 2018-12-14 17:29 

BloombergQuint

ONGC Board To Consider Share Buyback On Dec. 20...

ONGC may follow Indian Oil in organising a buyback programme....

 2018-12-14 17:28 

Press Trust of India

Sachin: the Pilot who gets co-driver's seat in Rajasthan...

Jaipur/New Delhi, Dec 14 (PTI) He flies planes, loves being behind the wheel and helped steer the Congress from the depths of defeat in 2013 to the highs of victory in Rajasthan, but on Friday Sachin Pilot had to settle for the co-driver's seat in the...

 2018-12-14 17:23 

BloombergQuint

Zydus Wellness To Launch Only E-Commerce Products Next Year...

Zydus sees growth in health drinks category space as consumer need for healthier options...

 2018-12-14 17:22 

UPI

Facebook: Bug exposed user photos to third-party apps...

Facebook said Friday it's discovered a bug may have allowed a third-party app to access more photos than users intended when they granted permission....

 2018-12-14 17:22 

Press Trust of India

Cold day in Delhi, hazy morning likely on Saturday...

New Delhi, Dec 14 (PTI) It was a cold day in the national capital with the minimum temperature settling at eight degrees Celsius. "The maximum temperature was recorded at 22 degrees Celsius, a notch below normal, while the minimum temperature settled ...

 2018-12-14 17:22 

Press Trust of India

Saina, Kashyap get married in private ceremony...

Hyderabad, Dec 14 (PTI) Star Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap tied the knots in a simple ceremony here Friday. "Saina got married as per court rules today at about 11.30 (AM)," her father Harvir Singh told PTI. The wedding took ...

 2018-12-14 17:21 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Arab News ]

Saudi Arabia welcomes UN-brokered agreement on Yemen...

Riyadh, Dec. 14 (BNA): Saudi Arabia has welcomed the agreements reached between the Yemeni government and Houthi delegation in Sweden....

 2018-12-14 17:20 

UPI

New York Yankees ditch Boston Red Sox pizza offering...

The Boston Red Sox made a large pizza offering to the New York Yankees, but their American League East rivals had no plans to devour to dough....

 2018-12-14 17:20 

AP

Kentucky grand jury indicts serial killer on murder charge...

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — A 78-year-old Texas inmate who authorities say confessed to killing dozens of people over four decades has been indicted on a murder charge in the 1981 death of a Kentucky......

 2018-12-14 17:20 

AP

Fallen Georgia officer had graduated from academy last year...

DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia police officer gunned down after a traffic stop and foot chase east of Atlanta was identified Friday as a 24-year-old lawman who graduated from the police academy last......

 2018-12-14 17:16 

UPI

Minnesota woman Sarah Papenheim stabbed to death in Netherlands...

A Minnesota woman studying in the Netherlands was stabbed to death and the suspected killer, a fellow student, was arrested, police said....

 2018-12-14 17:13 

AP

Iraq summons Turkish ambassador over airstrikes...

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's Foreign Ministry says it has summoned Turkey's ambassador to protest Turkish airstrikes on Kurdish militia positions in northern Iraq....

 2018-12-14 17:12 

BloombergQuint

Christie Is Trump's Top Candidate for Chief of Staff, Sources Say...

Christie Is Trump's Top Candidate for Chief of Staff, Sources Say...

 2018-12-14 17:09 

ANA-MPA

PM Tsipras: No effective decisions reached at European Council meeting...

"We had a very difficult discussion on EU matters," Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras stated......

 2018-12-14 17:07 

AP

Woman run over at McDonalds by man who snatched her purse...

OKEECHOBEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida authorities have jailed a man who they say snatched a handbag from an elderly woman at McDonald's and then ran her over in the parking a lot....

 2018-12-14 17:07 

Reuters

[ US ]

Connecticut school evacuated for bomb threat on sixth anniversary of massacre...

A bomb threat prompted the evacuation of a Connecticut elementary school on the site of the deadliest public-school shooting in U.S. history on Friday, the sixth anniversary of the massacre, police said....

 2018-12-14 17:07 

Press Trust of India

Gehlot, Pilot accorded grand welcome in Rajasthan...

Jaipur, Dec 14 (PTI) Congress leaders Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot, whose names were cleared for the appointment as Rajasthan chief minister and deputy chief minister respectively, were Friday welcomed with pomp and splendour at the airport here. A large...

 2018-12-14 17:05 

TASS

Austrian top diplomat's meeting with Russia's Lavrov postponed to 2019...

Karin Kneissl said earlier her visit to Russia had not been cancelled but postponed over the spy scandal...

 2018-12-14 17:04 

AP

US, Canada hold high-stakes talks amid turmoil with China...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. and Canada are holding high-stakes talks amid an escalating dispute with China that threatens to further complicate ties between the North American neighbors....

 2018-12-14 17:03 

UPI

Genetic analysis reveals brain changes that lead to mental illness...

Researchers say a massive genetic analysis of the human brain has yielded new insights into the underpinnings of psychiatric diseases such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and autism....

 2018-12-14 17:03 

Reuters Canada

Canada slams China detentions; foreign minister to press Pompeo...

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday said China...

 2018-12-14 17:03 

Reuters Canada

Canada slams China detentions; foreign minister to press Pompeo...

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday said China...

 2018-12-14 17:03 

Reuters Canada

Canada slams China detentions; foreign minister to press Pompeo...

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday said China...

 2018-12-14 17:02 

UPI

Look: Jordan Peele releases new poster for upcoming horror film 'Us'...

Jordan Peele has released on Twitter a new poster for his upcoming horror film titled "Us."...

 2018-12-14 17:02 

UPI

Look: Scott Disick wishes Mason, Reign a happy birthday...

Scott Disick, Kris Jenner and Kim Kardashian dedicated sweet posts to Mason and Reign, Disick's sons with Kourtney Kardashian, on their birthday....

 2018-12-14 17:02 

Press Trust of India

TN demands withdrawal of Dam Safety Bill by the Centre...

Chennai, Dec 14 (PTI): The Tamil Nadu government Fridayexpressed concern over the dam safety bill introduced inParliament by the Centre and demanded its withdrawal, sayingit's earlier concerns had not been addressed by the Centre. Chief Minister K Pal...

 2018-12-14 17:01 

AP

Idaho extends prison health contract for 2 years...

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho's state Board of Correction voted to extend its $46 million-plus-a-year contract with Corizon Health for inmate health care for another two years....

 2018-12-14 17:01 

AFP

Trump knew hush money payments were wrong: ex-lawyer Cohen...

US President Donald Trump knew it was wrong to order election-eve payments to two women who claimed to have had affairs with him, his longtime lawyer Michael Cohen said in his first public comments since being sentenced to three years in jail.The global n...

 2018-12-14 17:00 

UPI

North, South Korea to explore co-hosting 2032 Summer Olympics...

North and South Korea are planning to discuss co-hosting the 2032 Summer Olympics with the International Olympic Committee in 2019....

 2018-12-14 17:00 

BloombergQuint

K-Swiss to Sell 'Performance' Sneakers for Playing Video Games...

K-Swiss to Sell 'Performance'; Sneakers for Playing Video Games...

 2018-12-14 16:59 

AP

Chicago's Matt Nagy picked by AP writers top coach in 2018...

Matt Nagy is making an impressive first impression as an NFL head coach....

 2018-12-14 16:59 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Wall Street drops on global growth fears; J&J tumbles on Reuters report...

U.S. stocks fell on Friday as weak economic data from China and Europe rekindled......

 2018-12-14 16:59 

Reuters

Wall Street drops on global growth fears; J&J tumbles on Reuters report...

U.S. stocks fell on Friday as weak economic data from China and Europe rekindled fears of slowing global growth, with Johnson & Johnson leading the losses after Reuters reported the company knew for decades that asbestos lurked in its Baby Powder.'...

 2018-12-14 16:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Albemarle closes $1.15 billion deal for Australian lithium joint venture...

Albemarle Corp said on Friday it had finalized an agreement to form a lithium jo......

 2018-12-14 16:58 

Reuters

Albemarle closes $1.15 billion deal for Australian lithium joint venture...

Albemarle Corp said on Friday it had finalized an agreement to form a lithium joint venture with Australia's Mineral Resource Ltd for $1.15 billion.'...

 2018-12-14 16:58 

UPI

N.J.. Democrats face gerrymandering charges with new redistricting proposal...

A proposal by Democratic New Jersey lawmakers to revamp districts is being criticized as a power grab and gerrymandering, by some on the same side of the aisle....

 2018-12-14 16:58 

BloombergQuint

U.S. Farmers Push for Agriculture to Be Part of EU Talks...

U.S. Farmers Push for Agriculture to Be Part of EU Talks...

 2018-12-14 16:57 

AP

Top TV moments: 'Roseanne,' Oprah's speech, message funerals...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was a remarkably dramatic year on television, with much of it unscripted....

 2018-12-14 16:57 

BloombergQuint

Calculating the Cost of Trump Turmoil in a Market Pushed to Brink...

Calculating the Cost of Trump Turmoil in a Market Pushed to Brink...

 2018-12-14 16:57 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Italy's Conte aims at EU budget deal this weekend, says no to lower deficit...

Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Friday he hoped to reach a de......

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