Medical

Doctor says Trumps health excellent, has no cognitive issues

He did say he was open to changing his diet, perhaps with smaller portion sizes on White House meals. Under persistent questioning, Nielsen said she didn't recall the...

National

For a week, Fallon retakes the lead from Colbert

In recent months, Colbert has pulled ahead of NBC rival Jimmy Fallon's " Tonight Show " in the late night ratings battle. That was a whisker above the 2.62 million ...

World

Statue of Liberty reopens with state aid during gov't shutdown

The doors to the Statue of Liberty will reopen Monday - despite the fed shutdown of all non-essential government services . They're part of the National Park Service...

Sport

MP, Rajasthan petition SC against 'Padmaavat'

Protests and acts of vandalism were reported from various parts of MP, including in Indore, Ujjain and Jhabua on Monday. The state governments further petitioned the apex...

Hi-Tech

Jurgen Klopp says the Reds won't be spending anymore money in January

Carvalhal had a close look at Liverpool just two days before taking over at the Liberty Stadium . It would be easy after a fantastic result for Liverpool to take t...

Science

SMC Alert: Rocket Lab successful launch

Operators of tiny satellites don't have many options to get to space, and typically have to hitch rides on launches of much bigger probes. Rocket Lab chief executive ...

Culture&Arts

Cranberries' Dolores O'Riordan Mourned by Thousands at Public Memorial in Ireland

This afternoon, her coffin was carried into Saint Joseph's Church in Limerick. Some of O'Riordan's songs played in the church while mourners gathered in silence, includ...

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Facebook and YouTube are removing 'Tide Pod Challenge' videos

Ricky Gervais is genuinely perplexed about the Tide Pod Challenge , and for good reason, because it's really dumb. Videos of teenagers spitting up, coughing or vomiting...

MAN: HOMECOMING Writers In Talks to Direct DC's FLASHPOINT

Daley and Goldstein already have experience in the comic book genre after writing the script for Marvel's Spider-Man: Homecoming . While doing so, Barry ends up launch...

Lebanon Allows Spielberg's New Film After Long-Time Ban

Lebanon's censorship board had made the decision to ban the film based on a "boycott Israel" list, which Spielberg appears on since he shot some scenes from the 1993 fi...

'Rainbow dinosaur' discovered by scientists, see it here

It could be that Caihong's "rainbow" feathers were used to attract mates, just like modern peacocks use their colourful tails. It turns out, pigment isn't necessary t...

Manchester City bid for Alexis Sanchez

Arsene Wenger explained his decision to leave Alexis Sanchez on the bench for Arsenal's EFL Cup semi-final clash with Chelsea as "the decision of the day". It has ...

Donald Trump has addressed the idea of Oprah in the White House

Trevor Noah can see it. UNITED STATES TELEVISION network NBC has apologised after it sent a tweet during the Golden Globes last night calling Oprah Winfrey "OUR f...

Helena Bonham Carter to play Princess Margaret in 'The Crown'

Last month, Claire Foy , who played Queen Elizabeth throughout the show's first two seasons, spoke to Jimmy Fallon about the cast's transition. While Carter's report...

Disney's Star Wars Movies Just Passed A Significant Milestone

Box office tracker comScore, which issued the number Sunday, said that the improvement was due to a variety of strong performances - including the Chinese blockbuster "Wo...

Style arsenal, including AR-15, was stashed in Houston Hyatt Regency room

It comes as cities across the United States and around the world step up security for New Year's Eve celebrations. Stanley was arrested and charged with trafficking he...

Mark Hamill walks back his 'Last Jedi' criticism

Fisher is most notably known for her portrayal of Princess/Admiral Leia Organa in the Star Wars movies, so it's somewhat fitting, yet tragic, that this would be one of ...

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International Monetary Fund improves economic growth forecast for CIS countries

January 23 2018 --  It says the growth momentum is expected to carry into 2018 and 2019, and it has revised upwards its global growth forecasts by 0.2 percentage points for both years, from 3.7% to 3....

Statue of Liberty reopens with state aid during gov't shutdown

January 23 2018 --  The doors to the Statue of Liberty will reopen Monday - despite the fed shutdown of all non-essential government services . They're part of the National Park Service. Funds ra...

Markets

International Monetary Fund improves economic growth forecast for CIS countries

It says the growth momentum is expected to carry into 2018 and 2019, and it has revised upwards its global growth forecasts by 0.2 percentage points for both years, from 3.7% to 3....

McIlroy is happy with display in comeback round

The four-time major victor called an early end to his winless campaign - just the second of his professional career - in October, but reaped the rewards of some hard work over the...

Breaking News

Extreme weather most prominent risk, says WEF

The report presents the results of a recent WEF survey of 1,000 global experts, which finds that 59% expect heightened risks in the year ahead, and just 7% see risks dimini...

At least three wounded as gunmen attack upscale hotel in Afghan capital

The news agency also quoted an unidentified guest reportedly hiding in his room at the hotel as saying that he could hear gunfire in the building. At least 10 people had been rep...

USA government shuts down for the 18th time

Many government workers will probably cut back their own spending during the shutdown. U.S. District Judge Ruben Castillo, who serves as chief judge for the U.S. But the longer t...

Google Will Now Prioritize Page Speed for Mobile Search

Mobile-first indexing is a major shift away from the current practice of using computer programs to crawl, index and rank websites by first looking at the desktop version. A tool t...

McIlroy is happy with display in comeback round

The four-time major victor called an early end to his winless campaign - just the second of his professional career - in October, but reaped the rewards of some hard work over the...

Facebook and YouTube are removing 'Tide Pod Challenge' videos

Ricky Gervais is genuinely perplexed about the Tide Pod Challenge , and for good reason, because it's really dumb. Videos of teenagers spitting up, coughing or vomiting have gone...

Seven killed as Burma Police open fire to disperse protesters

The UN refugee agency said it is not involved in the process but is willing to play a "constructive role" in the process if allowed, specifically in registering the refugees and he...

Special Reports

Tim Cook Promises To Let iPhone Users Turn Off Throttling Soon

Tim Cook Promises To Let iPhone Users Turn Off Throttling Soon

Although he wouldn't suggest users do so, he said, "If you don't want it, you can turn it off". Apple issued an apology and lowered the price of battery replacements to reduce ...

Oklahomans have died due to the flu, health officials say

Oklahomans have died due to the flu, health officials say

So far, officials with the Oklahoma State Department of Health say that 45 people have died from the virus since September. Of those 50 Hoosiers who have died of the flu, 36 of t...

Sanders Lies About Trump Benefiting from Tax Bill

Sanders Lies About Trump Benefiting from Tax Bill

After President Donald Trump signed a sweeping tax reform package into law on Friday, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) ripped the Republican Party for bleeding "...

Apple Messages 'chaiOS' bug can lock your device with a single text

Apple Messages 'chaiOS' bug can lock your device with a single text

The only reason he chose to go public is that Apple ignored his bug reports . It also appears that once the messages app crashes due to this bug, it is unable to restart. As i...

Lebanon Allows Spielberg's New Film After Long-Time Ban

Lebanon Allows Spielberg's New Film After Long-Time Ban

Lebanon's censorship board had made the decision to ban the film based on a "boycott Israel" list, which Spielberg appears on since he shot some scenes from the 1993 film " Schin...