• Banner Hung at Pence's House: 'Make America Gay Again'

    Banner Hung at Pence's House: 'Make America Gay Again'

    Global Media

    LGBT advocates have previously showed their opposition to Pence. Reactions to the rainbow flag near his vacation home have been mixed on Twitter. The bill caused national outrage and IN lawmakers were eventually pressured into including some anti-discrimination provisions amid threats of companies boycotting the state.
  • Call of Duty 'swatting' hoax leads to arrest in California

    Call of Duty 'swatting' hoax leads to arrest in California

    Global Media

    In 2013 a 12-year-old Southern California boy admitted to making swatting calls to the homes of actor Ashton Kutcher and singer Justin Bieber. The FBI estimates that roughly 400 cases of swatting occur annually. Wichita Police Department bodycam image of the officer-involved shooting Thursday. "We woke this morning to frightful news about an innocent man losing his life", Shannon Gerritzen, a UMG vice president, said in an email to The Associated Press.
  • Appeals court upholds BOLI decision against 'Sweet Cakes by Melissa' owners

    Appeals court upholds BOLI decision against 'Sweet Cakes by Melissa' owners

    Global Media

    The case stems from Aaron Klein's refusal to bake a wedding cake for Rachel Bowman-Cryer in January 2013 because she was planning a same-sex wedding to her partner Laurel, which he said violated his religious convictions. I have a strong faith in God whom I love with all my heart. "But neither the sincerity, nor the religious basis, nor the historical pedigree of a particular belief has been held to give a special license for discrimination".
  • Rajinikanth to announce his political plans shortly

    Rajinikanth to announce his political plans shortly

    Global Media

    Earlier this week, the actor, while addressing his fans in the Tamil Nadu capital, had announced that he would disclose his political plans on December end. "Everyone keeps saying that I'm procrastinating needlessly". I will announce a decision on December 31. "Had I not known its dynamics, I would have said okay", he said.
  • NWS: Temperatures 'well below normal' expected New Years Eve

    NWS: Temperatures 'well below normal' expected New Years Eve

    Global Media

    That office stressed Saturday that it had issued a wind chill advisory that will remain in effect all day Sunday for the 17 counties in north-central and northeast Kansas served by its Topeka office. Sunday morning, wind chills will range from zero to five below. As we ring in the New Year, temperatures in Baltimore will be near 12 degrees. High 18, low 3.
  • Dozens Arrested in Iran's Second City After Protests Over Prices

    Dozens Arrested in Iran's Second City After Protests Over Prices

    Global Media

    The demonstrations are the most serious and widespread expression of public discontent in Iran since protests in 2009 that followed a disputed election, correspondents say. Protests were also reported in the city of Rasht. Videos published by a small reformist media group, Nazar, showed people in Mashhad chanting "Death to Rouhani".
  • Multiple injured in shooting at Long Beach business, police say

    Multiple injured in shooting at Long Beach business, police say

    Global Media

    Long Beach police on Friday called the shooting "workplace violence". As of about 3:15 p.m., SWAT officers were coming out of the E. San Antonio law office and taking their helmets off. It was unclear what led to the shooting, but authorities said the suspect was no longer a threat. Multiple victims were reportedly transported to a hospital, but their conditions or the number of people remains unconfirmed.
  • Rockies, Wade Davis Agree to 3-Year, $52 Million Deal

    Rockies, Wade Davis Agree to 3-Year, $52 Million Deal

    Global Media

    Davis was 4-2 with 32 saves for the Cubs in 2017. Kansas City Royals?organization when Davis joined the Royals in 2013, and he has since moved on to become Colorado's pitching coach. With a deal that's essentially four years and $66 million, Davis sets up other relievers for a big payday. Davis' signing boosts a Colorado bullpen that ranked third in the National League with 47 saves and was tops in the league in the fewest blown saves.
  • At least 9 dead in church shooting near Cairo, Egypt

    Global Media

    Security forces shot dead one of the assailants in an exchange of fire outside the church of Mar Mina in Helwan district while the other assailant has been captured, state TV and state news agency MENA said. Just last week, hundreds of Muslim demonstrators stormed an unlicensed church south of Cairo wounding three people. The demonstrators destroyed the church's contents and assaulted Christians inside before security personnel arrived and dispersed them.
  • Jai Ram Thakur is first Himachal CM from Mandi

    Jai Ram Thakur is first Himachal CM from Mandi

    Global Media

    Thakur is the first Chief Minister from Mandi , the second biggest district of Himachal after Kangra. For the first time in the history of the state, Prime Minister will attend an oath taking ceremony. Sharma was inducted into the Virbhadra Singh-led Cabinet in 2013 and allocated the portfolios of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj and Animal Husbandry.
  • Congratulations as George Weah Reportedly Elected President of Liberia

    Congratulations as George Weah Reportedly Elected President of Liberia

    Global Media

    He beat 73-year-old Joseph Boakai in the presidency race. However, the Electoral Commission of Liberia are yet to declare the official results of the presidential votes. Charles Taylor is serving a 50-year sentence in Britain for war crimes committed in neighbouring Sierra Leone, but his presence has loomed over the election .
  • Powerball and Mega Millions Jackpots Climb Past $300M

    Powerball and Mega Millions Jackpots Climb Past $300M

    Global Media

    The Powerball lottery jackpot raised to $384 million after nobody won Wednesday's drawing, and the next one is Saturday night. They also cost $2 per ticket. To win the jackpot, a player must match all six winning numbers in a drawing. The Powerball game has a similar format. The winning Powerball numbers were 3, 9, 16, 56, 60-and a Powerball number of 3.
  • Daughter of Eric Garner Declared Brain Dead

    Daughter of Eric Garner Declared Brain Dead

    Global Media

    The 27-year-old remained on life support Thursday morning. Many were suspicious, given the family's history with New York Police . Erica has four siblings: Shardineé, Emerald, Eric Jr. Garner has been in a coma since Saturday after an asthma attack triggered the massive heart attack. Following a heart attack, activist Erica Garner has reportedly been listed as brain dead.
  • 3 brothers killed, 6 others injured in southwest Missouri crash

    3 brothers killed, 6 others injured in southwest Missouri crash

    Global Media

    The vehicle was westbound on Missouri Highway 86, about 30 miles southeast from Joplin, when the vehicle was struck by an eastbound tractor-trailer at 6:40 p.m. It was the second-deadliest crash in Newton County in 2017, according to Deems. They were driving east in the direction of Fairview, where they reside.
  • WhatsApp will stop working on these phones from Jan 1

    WhatsApp will stop working on these phones from Jan 1

    Global Media

    The company also expressed its wish of focusing more on the mobile platforms used by most people. However users should still be able to use WhatsApp on these platforms after the cut-off date. WhatsApp's advice to those who have one of the affected smartphones but want to continue using the service is simply to buy an upgraded device. In the past few months alone, WhatsApp has unveiled some handy features (like quick delete for sent texts, real-time location sharing , and new universal ...