Jumbo jets sold on eBay-style auction site

The buyer of the two jets was the Chinese cargo carrier SF Airlines . Founded by Alibaba Group on May 10, 2003, Taobao Marketplace facilitates consumer-to-consumer (C2C) retail by providing a platform for small businesses and individual entreprene... More..

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Radioactive cloud that smothered Europe came from Russian Federation
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Radioactive cloud that smothered Europe came from Russian Federation

In October, Rosatom , Russia's nuclear corporation, said that "in samples tested from September 25 to October 7, including in the southern Urals, no trace of ruthenium-106 was found, except in St Petersburg"...More..

'Congress-Hardik club' is one of 'mutual deception', says Arun Jaitley
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

'Congress-Hardik club' is one of 'mutual deception', says Arun Jaitley

And now with another twist, Patidar's Hardik Patel said he asked the Congress that if they come to power then they must have to pass the reservation bill within a month. "BJP using its tactics as it fears def...More..

Palestinians freeze ties with US
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Palestinians freeze ties with US

Erekat said in a statement posted on social media that the Palestinians would "put on hold all our communications with this American administration". The State Department said that "certain statements made ...More..

Mild & Mostly Sunny Today, Showers Tonight
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Mild & Mostly Sunny Today, Showers Tonight

This will switch the showers over to a wintry mix and snow showers. Use caution while traveling. The National Weather Service predicts a 20 percent chance of rain Monday afternoon and evening for the nort...More..

Argentina says noise wasn't from missing sub
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Argentina says noise wasn't from missing sub

The sounds that were heard from where the underwater vessel was last heard of did not belong to the unfortunate submarine. "The search area is two times the size of Buenos Aires", Balbi said. But experts late...More..

Trump administration ends temporary protection for Haitians
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Trump administration ends temporary protection for Haitians

By far the largest group of Haitians covered by the order live in Florida, with another large community in NY. Haitian community leaders in Boston are urging President Donald Trump to reconsider his decision ...More..

LeT militants gunned down; One Army jawan dies in J&K gun battle
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

LeT militants gunned down; One Army jawan dies in J&K gun battle

Three Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists, all of them Pakistani nationals, were killed in Wuchar area in northern Kashmir's Handwara on Tuesday in an encounter with security forces early, police said. As the join...More..

Trump Foundation Finally Shutting Down After Admitting It Broke 'Self-Dealing' Law
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Trump Foundation Finally Shutting Down After Admitting It Broke 'Self-Dealing' Law

On Monday evening, NBC News reported that newly filed documents reveal Trump is in the process of dissolving his family foundation, which past year admitted to violating federal rules on "self-dealing". The...More..

'That's a big bird', watch Trump pardon Thanksgiving turkey
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

'That's a big bird', watch Trump pardon Thanksgiving turkey

As applause erupted, the bird lifted his head to gobble at the crowd. The 47 pound turkey's favorite band is Journey and has a "tall and proud" strut style, according to the White House. This year marks the 70t...More..

Trump on Roy Moore accusations: 'He totally denies it'
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Trump on Roy Moore accusations: 'He totally denies it'

Later on in the conversation, after MSNC political analyst Elise Jordan said it seemed to be an odd political calculation of Trump's to back Moore when Democrat Doug Jones seems to have all the momentum, He...More..

Egypt's Sisi meets Lebanese PM Hariri in Cairo
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Egypt's Sisi meets Lebanese PM Hariri in Cairo

Egypt tries to defuse Lebanon's political crisis created by Hariri's resignation, which has not yet been officially accepted by Lebanese President Michel Aoun. He arrived in Lebanon's capital, Beirut, late on T...More..

Raiders coach's wife fires back at Trump: I regret voting for you
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Raiders coach's wife fires back at Trump: I regret voting for you

Before the start of a match against the New England Patriots in Mexico City, Mexico over the weekend, Lynch reportedly sat on the Oakland Raiders bench as the U.S.A.'s "Star Spangled-Banner" played. No matt...More..

Second woman accuses Sen. Al Franken of inappropriate touching
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Second woman accuses Sen. Al Franken of inappropriate touching

Menz came away from our interaction feeling disrespected". The allegation comes days after Franken apologized to Leann Tweeden, a Los Angeles-based television anchor, after she accused him sexual miscondu...More..

President, PM condole death of Congress leader Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

President, PM condole death of Congress leader Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi

Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi was aged 72 years, who started his political career with the Indian Youth Congress before entering the Parliament in 1971. Dasmunsi's popularity among Congress supporters was such that...More..

Alibaba Raises Stakes In SURRY; Cashes In $2.9 Billion
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Alibaba Raises Stakes In SURRY; Cashes In $2.9 Billion

That caused Sun Art's shares to drop in Monday trade, with the stock down around 4% at HK$8.27 late in the trading day. The strategy is part of the company's efforts to capture a big slice of China's online...More..

Demi Lovato Brings Transgender Virginia Lawmaker Danica Roem to 'American Music Awards'
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Demi Lovato Brings Transgender Virginia Lawmaker Danica Roem to 'American Music Awards'

Both women are powerful trailblazers in the spaces that they occupy, which makes this red carpet team a ideal combo if you ask me! Roem sat next to Lovato in the audience and as the singer's time to perform...More..

Massive 7.3 quake sparks TSUNAMI warning in Australia
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Massive 7.3 quake sparks TSUNAMI warning in Australia

Natural disaster strikes the east coast of New Caledonia with 7.0 magnitude provoking a tsunami alert. The quake struck around 10am, local and AEDT, at a depth 25 km, some 85 km to the east of the lightly pop...More..

Arab League states condemn Hezbollah as 'terrorist organization'
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Arab League states condemn Hezbollah as 'terrorist organization'

The Saudi Foreign Minister said his country was targeted by a total of 80 ballistic missiles fired by Yemen's Iranian-backed Shiite militia since the Kingdom in 2015 led a coalition to fight them alongside the ...More..

Suzuki Collaborate To Launch EVs In India By 2020
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Suzuki Collaborate To Launch EVs In India By 2020

On the other hand luxury auto makers including Audi, Mercedes, BMW, JLR are already working on bringing the EV in the Indian market by the 2020. A company statement said while Toyota would provide technical sup...More..

Pentagon releases sexual assault data
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Pentagon releases sexual assault data

Today, after that determination, a database breaking down the number of reported sexual assaults by base, domestically and internationally, was released. That number jumps up to 59 in 2015 and 44 in 2016. Thi...More..

Trump dares 'loser' Clinton to run again
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Trump dares 'loser' Clinton to run again

She adds: "I think that we should just leave that behind us and whoever they want to blame for anything, they're going to have to find somebody else". Questioning the legitimacy of the results, she said, "I thi...More..

Israeli minister reveals covert contacts with Saudi Arabia amid Iran concerns
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Israeli minister reveals covert contacts with Saudi Arabia amid Iran concerns

At Saudi Arabia's request, Arab foreign ministers are holding an emergency meeting in Cairo . "This is contrary to Iran's claim that its ballistic missile program is defensive as it threatens the Arab nati...More..

Six terrorists gunned down in J&K's Bandipora; IAF commando martyred
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

Six terrorists gunned down in J&K's Bandipora; IAF commando martyred

As soon as the Police and security forces laid siege to a cluster of houses, the holed up terrorists opened fire that triggered a fierce gunfight. Among the six foreign terrorists killed was Owaid, the nephew...More..

India's Manushi Chillar crowned Miss World 2017
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

India's Manushi Chillar crowned Miss World 2017

When asked, which profession in the world deserves the highest salary and why, she replied saying, "My mother has been my biggest inspiration, so I have to say, a mother's job". "I still can't believe that I ha...More..

Brandon Peters taken by ambulance to hospital after being carted off field
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

Brandon Peters taken by ambulance to hospital after being carted off field

Wisconsin hosts MI for the eighth meeting between the two teams when they are ranked in the AP poll. On the next drive, Hornibrook connected with freshman wide receiver Danny Davis on third-and-8, one play b...More..

The House Takes a Big Step Forward on Tax Reform
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

The House Takes a Big Step Forward on Tax Reform

Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) today voted for H.R. 1, Tax Cuts and Jobs Act , which will provide historic tax relief to families across America and spur economic growth. While both bills share the main p...More..

GOP Congressman Calls for Ban on Elephant Hunts
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

GOP Congressman Calls for Ban on Elephant Hunts

Animal rights groups blasted the decision. Mr Trump tweeted Friday that the policy had been "under study for years". "President Trump and I have talked, and both believe that conservation and healthy herd...More..

by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

President Trump challenges Hillary Clinton to run again in 3 years

Either way, President Trump wasn't that impressed with Clinton's latest bellyaching, taking to Twitter Saturday morning he resurrected an oldie but goodie, calling Clinton "Crooked Hillary". Sen. Al Franken (D-...More..

Trump tweets against Al Franken: 'Where do his hands go?'
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

Trump tweets against Al Franken: 'Where do his hands go?'

In October 2016, Trump brushed off a now-infamous 2005 "Access Hollywood" tape , which featured him bragging about grabbing women "by the pussy", as " locker room talk ". The second appeared to refer to a skit...More..

Cool & breezy end to the weekend
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

Cool & breezy end to the weekend

Friday will see more sun, with highs in the mid-40s. Monday , it will be sunny with a high near 58, the weather service said. Saturday high temperatures will be around 64 degrees, yet temperatures will fa...More..

Moody's upgrades India's ratings: 10 things you need to know
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

Moody's upgrades India's ratings: 10 things you need to know

Credit rating agency upgrades India's sovereign bonds for the first time in nearly 14 years, changing its rating outlook to stable from positive. Moody's Investors Service upgraded its ratings on India's s...More..

OH high court justice condemns sexual-indiscretion 'feeding frenzy,' defends 'heterosexual males'
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

OH high court justice condemns sexual-indiscretion 'feeding frenzy,' defends 'heterosexual males'

Justice William O'Neill took to Facebook on Friday to make a pithy statement about what he describe as the "national feeding frenzy about sexual indiscretions", and in doing so, disclosed details about his ...More..

Elderly Man Accidentally Shoots Himself & Wife While Discussing Guns In Church
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

Elderly Man Accidentally Shoots Himself & Wife While Discussing Guns In Church

A man accidentally shot himself (with a bullet grazing one hand) and his wife (who was shot in the abdomen by the same bullet) at First United Methodist Church after a luncheon discussion turned to the subject ...More..

Singapore suspends trade relations with North Korea
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

Singapore suspends trade relations with North Korea

The pause follows 15 missile tests and one hydrogen bomb explosion within nine months. USA and Japanese naval forces have begun their annual bilateral training exercise, seen as a show of force amid North Ko...More..