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Charlotte mother kills her 2 children, jumps off overpass

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Christina Treadway wanted the world to know about her children's talents. Based on an initial investigation, police said Treadway injured her children. Officers said Saturday evening they were called to I-485, where the woman had jumped onto the asphalt and died. I love Tina to death, but she was just troubled. Read More »

Iran president says United States failed to undermine nuke deal

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They are concerned about Iran's nuclear programme but also its aggressive expansionism in the region and agree that Trump is now doing, what they have been doing to years: tying Iran's Iran's ballistic missile programme, support for terrorism and nuclear programme together. Read More »

Cyber attacks on nuclear systems could lead to 'inadvertent' missile launches

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Trump's rhetoric towards North Korea of its nuclear weapons program has the group particularly anxious, noting his "nuclear button" tweet and his "fire and fury" threat last summer. Michaela Dodge, a defence analyst for the conservative Heritage Foundation, declined to comment on the document, citing its unauthorised leakage. "The potential impacts of a cyber attack on nuclear weapons systems are enormous", they said, because data hacks can reveal sensitive information on facilities' ... Read More »

Pflugerville woman living in Hawaii reacts to false missile scare

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North Korean President Kim Jong-un claims to have ballistic missiles capable of reaching Hawaii and the continental U.S. The alert went out Saturday morning, saying there was an inbound ballistic missile threat to Hawaii. "Today is a day that most of us will never forget", said Hawaii Gov. David Ige . Some guests at hotels across the Hawaiian Islands were instructed to go to hotel basements after the false alert was sent out. Read More »

Man arrested on Greyhound bus after police chase in IL

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Covelli said Vargas-Rosas is being held pending extradition to Racine County, Wis. Their assistance included spiking the bus tires. "You need to stop" and he finally stopped", authorities said. "He was pacing back and forth in the aisle, acting suspiciously, digging into his waistband", Schmaling said. He is in the country illegally, Schmaling said, noting that he had been deported to Mexico some time ago. Read More »

New federal tax pointers depend on staff to double-check their paychecks

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The Treasury Department released its withholding tables for the new tax laws on Thursday, which lay out how much tax employers should withhold from employee paychecks. The top Democrats on the House Ways and Means and the Senate Finance committees have raised concerns about whether the new tables could lead to systematic underwithholding. Read More »

Massive natural disaster in Peru leaves at least 2 dead, 17 missing

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Yamila Osorio, governor of the the Arequipa region that includes the devastated areas, said a 55-year old man was crushed by a rock in the coastal town of Yauca. Pacific Tsunami Warning Center. The quake was also felt in northern Chile, Peru's southern neighbor, but authorities said there was no tsunami risk. Read More »

Man with scissors reportedly cut off girl's hijab in Toronto's east end

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She says a man pulled off the hood of her jacket and started cutting the back of her hijab. She felt someone behind her pull the hood of her winter jacket down and when she turned around and the man ran off. He was wearing black prescription glasses, a black hooded sweater, black trousers and brown gloves, police said. The Toronto Disctrict School Board says school administrators contacted police and the girl's family as soon as they learned of the attack. Read More »

Freezing rain possible for Timmins and area

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Temperatures dropped this morning with the passage of a cold front, and rain changed to freezing rain and snow. Mild and rainy conditions are then expected for the remainder of the night into Thursday morning. Forecasts warned of possible periods of freezing rain during the flash freeze before switching over to show. A high of -10 C is in the forecast for Toronto on Saturday and the city will see a high of -11 C on Sunday. Read More »

Republican Senators Try To Save Trump's Burning Presidency By Flat Out Lying

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U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger, a Republican from Charlotte, went on WBT Friday morning to defend Trump's remarks and did so with incredibly twisted logic. We should have more people from Norway". Once it was clear by mid-afternoon on Thursday that Trump was not going to support the bipartisan deal, the group led by Durbin and Graham issued a terse statement. Read More »

Winter storm leads to school, event cancellations

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PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS. A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow , sleet and ice are occurring. Washington, in serious need of rain, is officially in a drought. Citizens of Minden woke up to subfreezing temperatures Friday morning . Flood Watch for the entire area until 7 PM Saturday . Wintry precipitation is likely to impact Friday across much of Southeast Missouri and southwest IL. Read More »

Saudi Women Attend, Cheer at Live Soccer Match for the First Time

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In Saturday's match Al-Hilal drew 1-1 versus Al-Ittihad. In October, the Saudi General Sports Authority , a state agency, announced that three stadiums, up to now male-only facilities, would be prepared to be ready for families, including the allocation of special places for seating and entrances. Read More »

With deadline approaching, Trump may decide to 'rip up' Iran nuclear deal

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The EU's top diplomat, Federica Mogherini , said the deal, denounced by Trump as the worst ever made, had in reality "made the world safer and prevented a potential nuclear arms race in the region". "What will happens if President Trump does not waive the sanctions and go out of the deal?" the official asked. Not waiving the nuclear sanctions or reimposing them would effectively pull the United States out of the deal. Read More »

Indo-Israel Spike deal alive?

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India's Defense Ministry has announced it will be purchasing 130 Barak surface-to-surface missiles from Israel's Rafael Advanced Weapons Systems. The Indo-Israel relationship is much stronger than one vote in the UN, Israeli Ambassador to India Daniel Carmon said Friday ahead of Premier Benjamin Netanyahu's visit to New Delhi starting January 14. Read More »

Mazda plant caps Alabama auto sector's successful year

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Kay Ivey said at a press conference. Toyota has 10 existing USA factories, including an existing engine plant in Huntsville which opened in 2001 and employs 1,450 workers. "Build plant in US or pay big border tax". Corolla sales fell 14 percent for the year, to just less than 309,000, according to Autodata Corp. Neither automaker has made anything official, but it's expected to build Corollas specifically for the U.S. Read More »

Became known the cause of the loss of secret United States satellite

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Currently, SpaceX is facing fierce competition from ULA, a launch provider operated by Boeing and Lockheed Martin, both of which have long relationships with various elements of the USA government. Analysts say that further indicates the company did not see a problem with its rockets. He said his committee would provide "rigorous oversight that accounts for that risk and ensures that we can meet all of our national security space requirements as the Air Force looks to competitively procure ... Read More »

7 days on, Tamil Nadu bus strike to continue. Here's why

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Following the disqualification of 18 MLAs from the ruling AIADMK , Leader of Opposition and DMK working president MK Stalin said the government did not have the requisite numbers to remain in power, reported news agency ANI . The employees are in fact set to intensify protests after the state government issued notices to almost 60,000 workers for abstaining from work on 5 and 6 January, reports The Times of India . Read More »

Steve Bannon steps down from Breitbart

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He notes that President Trump used the phrase " fire and fury " when he threatened North Korea a year ago. "100 percent of the senior staff of this White House , the people dealing with him on a daily basis" say this presidency is "not just unstable" but also "unpredictable" and "erratic". Read More »

Martin Guptill guides Black Caps to victory in second ODI against Pakistan

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Having trounced Windies in Tests, ODIs and T20s, the Black Caps kicked off their five-match ODI series against Pakistan with a rain-affected victory in Wellington over the weekend. The pair was also involved in an 104-run unbeaten stand for the third wicket as New Zealand reached the target with 7 balls remaining. Lockie Ferguson (3/39) was the standout among the Kiwi bowlers. Read More »

Turkish TV airs Egypt intelligence tapes on Jerusalem

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The visit will include Egypt, Jordan, and Israel, but not Palestine. The newspaper said in a report published Saturday that it obtained audio recordings in which an Egyptian intelligence officer, speaking with influential talk show hosts, asked them to downplay the significance of US President Donald Trump's decision. Read More »

Trump appears to mouth wrong words to U.S. national anthem

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While Trump sat inside the Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta along tens of thousands to watch Alabama crush Georgia, members of different groups showed up in the cold rain to protest the president. Trump arrived in metro Atlanta around 6 p.m.to take in the all-Southeastern Conference matchup between the two powerhouses. Rapper Kendrick Lamar, who has been a critic of the president, was set to perform during the break. Read More »

Louisiana teacher arrested during board meeting after she is says about pay

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Noting that class sizes had grown, Hargrave told the Vermillion Parish School Board that it was "unspeakable" and "absurd" that the superintendent was getting a raise "when teachers are working this hard, and not even getting a dime". "Sir, hold on, I am way smaller than you!" It is not known if Reggie was told to escort Hargrave out of the room or he did it on his own. Hargrave walked out into the hall and Reggie followed. Read More »