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Jan 10 2018

Texas Tech University Ranked One of the Best Online Engineering Programs

Among online graduate education programs , Appalachian offers master's degrees in curriculum specialist, educational media, elementary education , higher education , m...

Jan 10 2018

Israel bans 20 global NGOs under anti-BDS law

The blacklist follows up on a controversial law enacted by Israel past year which bans any activist who "knowingly issues a public call for boycotting" the country. Ga...

Jan 10 2018

Video shows how alligators cope with freezing temperatures

The video shows several alligators, frozen in place, their snouts just barely sticking out the water, allowing them to breathe until the river thaws out. They even have a...

Jan 10 2018

New Kia Niro SUV revealed at CES

Meanwhile, an all-new fuel cell vehicle is slated to be launched by 2020. As part of this, the manufacturer also aims to have a hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle on the road b...

Jan 09 2018

Deputy in Washington dies after being shot by burglary suspects

One suspect was found dead at the scene but the other escaped, prompting a manhunt that lasted into Monday morning. McCartney worked for the Hoquiam Police Department f...

Jan 09 2018

Billionaire Democrat, Tom Steyer to oust Trump, Republicans

Steyer , who has repeatedly flirted with running for office in California, was weighing a challenge against Sen. "My fight is in removing Donald Trump from office and...

Jan 09 2018

Saudi Acknowledges Warplane Crash in Yemen

Yemen's defenseless people have been under massive attacks by the Saudi-led coalition for almost three years but Riyadh has reached none of its objectives in Yemen so f...

Jan 09 2018

Two injured as fire breaks out at Trump Tower in NY

A New York Police Department spokesman said authorities received a call about 7:30 a.m. about a one-alarm fire on the roof the Trump building on 5th Avenue. The fire in...

Jan 09 2018

Texas Sports Reporter Found 'Unharmed'

UPDATE: Our officers have found Ms. Roland in the Galleria area. Our officers arrived, confirmed it was her and arranged she be checked at an area hospital. Police said...

Jan 08 2018

32 crew missing after fiery tanker collision off China's coast

An Iranian oil tanker carrying gas condensate collided with a Chinese cargo ship and exploded in the eastern coasts of China, Kasra Nouri, spokesman for the Iranian oil m...

Jan 08 2018

Trump tells Iran oppressive regimes can't endure eternally

Ambassador to U.N. Nikki Haley and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin. Russia, a close ally of Iran's, agreed. "Why is the United States, a permanent member of the Secu...

Jan 08 2018

Trump Delays Fake News Awards

He announced initially announced the awards last Tuesday in a Tweet. "Because nothing gives you more credibility than Donald Trump calling you a liar". Noting that Amer...

Jan 07 2018

Lalu, family cry conspiracy post fodder scam sentence

Yadav already is serving a five-year prison sentence on a conviction in a related case for fraudulently withdrawing 378 million rupees ($5.8 million) from the Bihar sta...

Jan 07 2018

Forecast: Freezing temperatures over the weekend, snow Monday

The National Weather Service warns of "gale force wind gusts and heavy freezing spray" until Sunday morning. Wind chill values will make actual temperatures slightly ...

Jan 07 2018

The Trump administration scraps its voter-fraud commission

The most recent charges come on the heels of Trump's announcement late Wednesday that he is disbanding the commission for which Kobach had served as vice chairman. Grou...

Jan 06 2018

Canada's Unemployment Rate Declines to Lowest in Four Decades

Nationally job growth was seen as well, the unemployment rate fell by 1.2 percentage points to 5.7 per cent. The agency said the increase was due to more people searc...

Jan 06 2018

Trump could drive Pakistan towards 'full service' to China

The State Department's declaration signalled growing frustration over Pakistan's co-operation in fighting terrorist networks. The former diplomat who hosted Trump as th...

Jan 06 2018

Utahns cross state lines for Powerball, Mega Million tickets

The Powerball odds on Saturday night are a little better: 1 in more than 292 million. The jackpot for the Mega Millions drawing Friday was raised to $450 million, with ...

Jan 06 2018

Kabul blast: Death toll rises to 20

The death toll from an Islamic State-claimed suicide attack in Kabul has risen to 13, officials said Friday, adding to the carnage caused by the militant group in the Afg...

Jan 06 2018

Fire at Home of Roy Moore Accuser Being Investigated for Arson

Moore , the former Alabama Senate candidate, has been accused of sexual misconduct by multiple women, including Johnson . The home in Gadsden belonged to Tina Johns...