• Your US passport isn't as powerful as you think it is
Your US passport isn't as powerful as you think it is

Turkey and the Central African Republic revoked the easy travel, and the European Union in March voted to end visa-free travel for Americans in a nonbinding resolution. The United States passport has fallen in ranking since American president Donald Trump took office, according to the index. Beneath Pakistan is the country last on the list-Afghan...

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  • Robot becomes first in the world to be given citizenship
Robot becomes first in the world to be given citizenship

However, Hanson Robotics , the company that built Sophia and is run by a former Disney Imagineer, dresses her in female clothing and says that she's supposed to look like Audrey Hepburn (which is hilarious because she doesn't look a thing like Audrey Hepburn).

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  • Ivanka Trump pitches child tax credits on Hill
Ivanka Trump pitches child tax credits on Hill

House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady said Tuesday his goal is to release tax legislation on November 1 if Congress votes this week to adopt the budget vehicle, a critical step to passing tax changes without Democratic support. Republicans vote Thursday on their budget, which paves the way for the party to advance its tax overhaul. The propos...

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  • Russian chopper 'with 8 on board' down at sea - Norway rescue service
Russian chopper 'with 8 on board' down at sea - Norway rescue service

It is also not clear which nationalities were on board. "We don't know if it was a controlled landing", an emergency services spokesman said. In August 1996, a Russian plane carrying residents of Barentsburg and Pyramiden crashed on approach to the Svalbard Airport, killing all 141 people aboard.

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  • Indonesia fireworks blast toll rises to 47
Indonesia fireworks blast toll rises to 47

Police said numerous dead were found clustered at the back of the factory, suggesting they tried in vain to flee the flames. Police say the death toll could rise further as numerous dozens of injured have extensive burns. "I saw people including women were jumping from above, oh my God", he added. Firefighters took hours to bring the blaze unde...

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  • Local police departments are taking back drugs on Saturday
Local police departments are taking back drugs on Saturday

The Muskegon Heights Police Department noted that between 8 a.m. and noon, it will take back both prescription drugs and recreational drugs with no questions asked. "Diversion of opioid painkillers, in particular, can contribute to the misuse of these drugs that has become a serious nationwide problem. These unwanted medications often find their ...

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  • Trump's interior secretary proposes hefty entrance fee hikes at Acadia
Trump's interior secretary proposes hefty entrance fee hikes at Acadia

The park service said Tuesday it plans on hiking up the cost of 17 of its parks to $70 per vehicle- nearly tripling the current costs of about $25 starting in 2018. All of the funds will go towards improving park facilities, infrastructure, and visitor services. It would cost an additional $30 for a motorcycle and $20 for an individual.

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  • Majority of Republicans support marijuana legalization
Majority of Republicans support marijuana legalization

In another Gallup poll conducted last July, 45 percent of adults admitted trying marijuana, more than 10 times the number in 1969. If that sounds familiar, it's because it was also true in 2016 and 2013 as public opinion on the issue has been rising at a steady clip.

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  • Body Discovered Of a Missing Toddler Sherin Mathews, Adoptive Parents Arrested
Body Discovered Of a Missing Toddler Sherin Mathews, Adoptive Parents Arrested

His attorney did not immediately return a call on Tuesday requesting comment. Richardson police spokesman Sergeant Kevin Perlich said yesterday that the probe is continuing, despite the revised statement by Wesley. Police said that he reported her disappearance about five hours later. She was missing since October 7. A warrant issued against ...

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  • Woman says Harvey Weinstein assaulted her in NYC
Woman says Harvey Weinstein assaulted her in NYC

She says she was there to discuss her career, but that Weinstein insisted she give him a massage. A growing number of actresses, including Gwyneth Paltrow , Angelina Jolie, Rose McGowan and Cara Delevingne, have recently come forward with their own alleged experiences of harassment by Harvey Weinstein .

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  • BJP to observe Nov 8 as 'Anti-Black Money Day'
BJP to observe Nov 8 as 'Anti-Black Money Day'

To a question about whether this event was planned because public opinion had not been favourable, Jaitley said, "I think the people of India are wiser than all of us sitting here". "Not the confiscation of money, but squeezing the quantum of cash was the objective of demonetisation", he added. "It is nothing but a smokescreen and a myth to mislead...

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  • Republican-led House committees to investigate Clinton's emails again
Republican-led House committees to investigate Clinton's emails again

Additionally, the committees will investigate why former FBI director James Comey chose to notify Congress about the reopening of the investigation into Clinton's email server and the decision about whether to charge her. Republicans say they want to know if the State Department under Clinton approved the deal because of donations made to the...

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  • Body found is missing Texas toddler; father says she choked
Body found is missing Texas toddler; father says she choked

During an interview with police, Matthews said that he had been trying to get her to drink the milk as the two stood were in the garage on October 7, but she wouldn't listen to him, police said. He now alleges he "physically assisted" his daughter to drink the milk before she began to choke. The couple described a special diet regimen that requir...

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  • Starting jackpots increase to $40M, bigger average jackpots, more millionaires
Starting jackpots increase to $40M, bigger average jackpots, more millionaires

To win the game's jackpot, players must match five white balls from 1 to 70 and one Mega Ball number from 1 to 25. Mega Millions has been having a hard time competing with Powerball , which raised its ticket prices and lengthened its odds back in October 2015.

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  • USA reportedly putting nuclear bombers back on high alert
USA reportedly putting nuclear bombers back on high alert

Returning the B-52s to standby is one of many decisions facing US President Donald Trump as he grapples with North Korea's build-up of its nuclear weaponry and Russia's advanced military arsenal. He also asked his team to think of innovative ways a nuclear weapon can be used, either for deterrence or combat. Barksdale Air Force base in no...

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  • U.S. ambassador urges peace in Kenya elections
U.S. ambassador urges peace in Kenya elections

The heads of the United Nations and the African Union (AU) have expressed their organizations' commitment to assist Kenya in ensuring a credible and transparent process in the upcoming presidential election rerun. "Doing so is profoundly undemocratic, and leaders must tell their supporters to refrain from such actions". "Inflammatory rhetoric, ...

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  • Texas cops find body in hunt for missing Indian child
Texas cops find body in hunt for missing Indian child

A body was discovered around 11 a.m. Sunday in a culvert beneath a road close to the Mathew's home, according to Dallas News . A police spokesman told the media that investigators have no reason to believe that the body recovered belongs to any other missing child.

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  • Gold Star Widow: Trump Call 'Made Me Cry Even Worse'
Gold Star Widow: Trump Call 'Made Me Cry Even Worse'

Sgt. La David Johnson and three comrades died October 4 in Africa when militants tied to the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria attacked them. President Trump early Monday disputed the account of his phone call with a Gold star widow, who provided a description of the call earlier that morning in an interview .

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  • Gujarat assembly polls: OBC leader Alpesh Thakor set to join Congress
Gujarat assembly polls: OBC leader Alpesh Thakor set to join Congress

He told reporters after the meeting that Rahul would take part in their rally to be held on October 23. Patel won by a wafer thin margin. Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is heading his party's poll campaign in Gujarat. All roads lead to election-bound Gujarat in the coming days, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi set to visit his home sta...

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  • Sunday weather: Rainy morning, then scattered showers
Sunday weather: Rainy morning, then scattered showers

Tuesday . Mostly cloudy with a small chance of rain. Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. Thursday: Sunny - high near 69. Lows will be in the mid-60s with an 80 percent chance of rain. Highs in the lower 70s. Scattered showers will be the call the second half of Tuesday and ...

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  • Tillerson focused on containing China during visit to India
Tillerson focused on containing China during visit to India

The proposal for a quadrilateral security dialogue and a mechanism for cooperation in Indo-Pacific is likely to be discussed next week, when External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will host the US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson , in New Delhi , sources told DH.

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  • Golmaal Again Movie Second / 2nd Day Collections - Golmaal Again Saturday Collection
Golmaal Again Movie Second / 2nd Day Collections - Golmaal Again Saturday Collection

Arshad Warsi , Tusshar Kapoor, Shreyas Talpade and Kunal Khemu are also part of the movie and playing the important roles. As per the third day's report of box office collection, Ajay Devgan starre movie Golmaal Again is performing well in the theatres like its opening and the 2nd-day box office collection.

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  • First female missing journalist returns home after two years
First female missing journalist returns home after two years

According to human rights activist Hina Jilani, Shehzadi was traveling to her office on August 19, 2015 when armed men in two Corolla cars intercepted her rickshaw and abducted her. Ansari, adding that she was eager to know more about the circumstances surrounding Ms. Shahzadi's disappearance. The Commission of Inquiry ordered the registration of a...

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  • Melania Trump's 'body double' sets off Twitter's conspiracy theorists
Melania Trump's 'body double' sets off Twitter's conspiracy theorists

In Clinton's case, of course, this added to an endless, conspiracy-dotted list of reasons why the presidential candidate was Unfit To Serve and a Liar and a Weak, Disgusting Woman dying of Uranium-Benghazi-Soros-Clinton Foundation disease. "I initially didn't notice, but thought it was unusual when he said 'my wife Melania, she's right here" to try...

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  • Liverpool boss Klopp excited to see his side come up against Tottenham
Liverpool boss Klopp excited to see his side come up against Tottenham

From a very good season last year, we can make steps this year. The Reds are now on top of Group E with 5 points from three games, but hold the 8th place in the English Premier League with 13 points after the conclusion of eight rounds. "Both teams don't hesitate with any effort or investment". We have a challenge when we go there, they know it w...

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  • India defeat Pakistan 4-0 to enter Asia Cup hockey final
India defeat Pakistan 4-0 to enter Asia Cup hockey final

The Indian forward was impeccable in his attempt to improvise the pass to beat the Malaysian goalkeeper Kumar Subramiam to take a 1-0 lead in the first quarter. Gurjant Singh goal in the 57th minute cemented India's place in the Asia Cup final. India won two successive penalty corners in the 48th and 49th minute, both of which were saved by Pakista...

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  • European Union leaders meeting in Brussels to issue statement on Iran nuclear deal
European Union leaders meeting in Brussels to issue statement on Iran nuclear deal

He called on Europe to actively oppose Mr Trump's position. Senate Republicans plan to introduce legislation that would add new conditions to the legislation that gives them review authority over the Iran nuclear deal , a longtime lawmaker says.

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  • Najib saddened by Penang landslide, BN leaders blame state gov't
Najib saddened by Penang landslide, BN leaders blame state gov't

He said the victims included a Malaysian, who is the supervisor. "We have deployed a K9 (canine) unit with three dogs to search for victims", Penang fire and rescue department director Saadon Mokhtar said earlier during the rescue operations.

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  • Trump's latest travel ban blocked by Hawaii judge
Trump's latest travel ban blocked by Hawaii judge

And it's not clear that judges in the rest of the country, and particularly at the Supreme Court, are going to agree with Judge Watson that the Trump administration's behavior is so inappropriate that it requires judges to evaluate whether a national security measure is justified by the facts - rather than to simply assume that the government acted...

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  • Men Arrested After Shooting at Richard Spencer's University of Florida Speech
Men Arrested After Shooting at Richard Spencer's University of Florida Speech

An eagle-eyed witness remembered the Jeep's license plate number, which proved to be a big break for police. No less than two of the suspects have "demonstrated associations with radical gatherings", as indicated by the Gainesville Police Department , despite the fact that it's hazy which two.

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  • MH370 Search May Not Be Over
MH370 Search May Not Be Over

Ocean Infinity said it plans to concentrate on a search area of almost 10,000 square-miles, which has been tagged by the ATSB as having a "high probability" of success. In his statement, Chester said while he hoped the new search was successful, he was wary of raising the hope of families of the people on board. Australia, China and Malaysia, whi...

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  • North Korea to keep up nuclear tests
North Korea to keep up nuclear tests

The official says Uganda specifically demanded the exit of individuals representing the Korea Mining Development Trading Corporation. "But when you're now talking about months", he said, "our capacity to understand that at a detailed level is in some sense irrelevant".

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  • Richard Spencer is a 'terrorist leader', says Florida mayor Lauren Poe
Richard Spencer is a 'terrorist leader', says Florida mayor Lauren Poe

Fearing a repeat of clashes between far-right demonstrators and anti-fascist protesters, security was tight for Spencer's speech, with police flooding the streets and Florida governor Rick Scott declaring a state of emergency in the area.

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  • Trump under fire over call to fallen soldier's widow
Trump under fire over call to fallen soldier's widow

President Donald Trump reportedly sent a $25,000 check to the father of a fallen USA soldier on Wednesday - the same day a Washington Post report accused the president of not following through on a promise he made in June to send that check.

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  • Congress Releases First List of 59 Candidates For Himachal Pradesh Assembly Elections
Congress Releases First List of 59 Candidates For Himachal Pradesh Assembly Elections

BJP's Dhumal has swapped his present Hamirpur seat, the pocket borough of the BJP, with party legislator Narendra Thakur, who will be the party candidate from the seat. Late Ayurveda Minister Karan Singh's son, Aditya Vikram, is in the race from Banjar constituency. This is because Union minister and Rajya Sabha MP J.P.

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