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Cathay Pacific flight: crew say they saw North Korean missile test

Cathay Pacific flight: crew say they saw North Korean missile test The ICBM was launched at 2.18am China Standard Time (CST). Civic Party's Tam said although Cathay Pacific claimed its nearest aircraft was several hundred miles away, or more than half an hour's flight, from the explosion, the threat can not be ruled out, especially if North Korea does not announce its missile launches. [Full Article...]

Disabled Muslim boy branded 'terrorist' by teacher in US

Disabled Muslim boy branded 'terrorist' by teacher in US In the report , Mohammed's father, Maher Suleiman said, "Mohammad was born with Down Syndrome chromosome 21". The teacher at C. J. Harris Elementary School in Pearland reportedly told police the student, who has speech difficulties, had said "Allah" and "boom" in class. [Full Article...]

Malta Police Arrest Eight Suspects in Murder of Blogger

Malta Police Arrest Eight Suspects in Murder of Blogger Caruana Galizia, 53, was killed in October when her vehicle blew up as she was driving it. A €1 million (US$1.2 million) reward was offered by the government for help in finding her killers. Galizia had been outspoken in her criticism of Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, whose inner circle she alleged was receiving money from the ruling family of Azerbaijan. [Full Article...]

Cyclone Ockhi moves towards Maharashtra, Gujarat; heavy rains predicted

Cyclone Ockhi moves towards Maharashtra, Gujarat; heavy rains predicted They also said that at least 690 people have been rescued so far and 96 were still missing. State Tourism Minister K.Surendran and Fisheries Minister J. NCP's Lakshadweep MP Mohammad Faizal said the Islands have suffered a loss of over Rs 500 crore. Maharashtra is also expected to see heavy cloud cover and rainfall in the next two to three days, IMD said. [Full Article...]

Police investigate after disturbing viral video depicts animal abuse

Police investigate after disturbing viral video depicts animal abuse The sick star of the video holds the cat with two hands before launching it into the sky, and watching it land on the asphalt with a series of helpless yelps. Online comments suggesting it happened in Ontario led police in that city to investigate, said Ontario police Sgt. Stafford Cross. However, a girl believed to be living on the street where the incident took place claimed the cat died due t... [Full Article...]

NY financier killed in Costa Rica shark attack

NY financier killed in Costa Rica shark attack She was a senior director at WL Ross & Co. The attack also badly injured the 26-year-old male Costa Rican diving guide leading the group that included the American woman. LL was part of an 18-member group who had gone into the Pacific Ocean for scuba diving near Cocos Island, about 300 miles from the country's mainland. [Full Article...]

Curry leads Warriors to third straight win with 30-point game

Curry leads Warriors to third straight win with 30-point game Curry passed Jason Kidd for eighth place on the career 3-pointers made list. The Warriors started the quarter with a ferocious 27-7 run with Kevin Durant, Curry and Klay Thompson getting hot from the field and dominating at the defensive end allowing only the Heat to score 17 points. [Full Article...]

ACCC to launch inquiry into Facebook and Google

ACCC to launch inquiry into Facebook and Google According to a report in The Sydney Morning Herald on Monday, the government has asked the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) to scrutinise major digital platforms. The inquiry is being held under Part VIIA of the Competition and Consumer Act (2010 ), giving the ACCC the ability to gather information on a compulsory basis, as well as hold hearings to assess the level of compe... [Full Article...]

US, South Korea launch large-scale air drills amid spiraling nuclear tension

US, South Korea launch large-scale air drills amid spiraling nuclear tension Six F-22s and six F-35s have been deployed to the Korean peninsula, marking the first time the highly-advanced jets have cruised the skies above Korea at the same time. The five-day exercise is the largest ever combined air force drill between the two allies, involving 230 warplanes and around twelve-thousand personnel. [Full Article...]

Special needs kids get to meet Santa at Bay Park Square Mall

Special needs kids get to meet Santa at Bay Park Square Mall Dore's 8-year old son Bodie walked up to a Santa Claus at Katy Mills Mall Sunday morning. "This event allows anybody with a developmental disability who still wants to participate in the Christmas spirit and get to see Santa that opportunity that they wouldn't otherwise have", said John Nygaard, Jack's father. [Full Article...]

Rob Gronkowski apologizes to Tre'Davious White for dirty, late hit

Rob Gronkowski apologizes to Tre'Davious White for dirty, late hit The question now is whether the cheap shot was worthy of a suspension. He wasn't anxious about missing any time. "I'm not in the business of that", Gronk told reporters . "Tre made a nice pick", said Bills coach Sean McDermott after the loss. "If you do something like that to someone in the streets, you're going to jail", Harrison said on NBC Sports' Football Night in America on Sunday nigh... [Full Article...]

War with North Korea 'closer every day'

War with North Korea 'closer every day' Kim thanked workers during a visit to the factory that built the tires for a huge vehicle used to transport the new intercontinental ballistic missile test-launched on Tuesday. McMaster also reassured Americans who plan on traveling to South Korea for the Winter Olympics this coming February; "Americans should feel safe because we have an extraordinarily ready and capable military and that milit... [Full Article...]

Liberal MP Tim Wilson Proposes To His Partner In Parliament

Liberal MP Tim Wilson Proposes To His Partner In Parliament Mr Wilson was nearing the end of his passionate speech on the same-sex marriage bill when he turned to Ryan to thank him for his support. After noting Bolger's "resounding yes" in the Hansard, Australia's official parliamentary transcript, Deputy Speaker Rob Mitchell offered up a "well done, mate". [Full Article...]

Texas A&M Selected to Belk Bowl, Will Face Wake Forest

Texas A&M Selected to Belk Bowl, Will Face Wake Forest The Aggies are directed by quarterback Nick Starkel, who has passed for 1,067 yards with eight touchdowns to two interceptions in five games. Wolford finished fifth in the ACC in passing this season, throwing for 2,792 yards and 25 touchdowns. [Full Article...]

Mariah Woods' body believed to be found

Mariah Woods' body believed to be found Saturday, the Onslow County Sheriff's Office Canceled the existing Amber Alert for Mariah Woods. Positive confirmation will be made by the medical examiner's office. "The defendant acted with deceit and intent to fraud". Kimrey is a graduate of Orange High School in Hillsborough. A memorial has now been set up - with flowers, stuffed animals and other mementos - near Mariah's home on the 240... [Full Article...]

Fresno State to play Houston in Hawaii Bowl

Fresno State to play Houston in Hawaii Bowl Boise State played in the Las Vegas Bowl for three-straight years between 2010 and 2012, and won all three matchups. The Pac-12 is only slightly better at 56.6 percent, and the SEC leads the nation in bowl game wins at 64.4 percent. McMaryion passed for 332 yards and two touchdowns in a 28-17 victory, but struggled to just 172 yards with no touchdowns and an interception in the title game. [Full Article...]

Lacking Florida teen discovered secure with soccer coach

Lacking Florida teen discovered secure with soccer coach As CrimeOnline previously reported , Caitlyn Frisina, 17, left town last weekend with Rion Rodriguez, 27, and the two drove north from Columbia County, making it to Syracuse, New York, before a state trooper recognized their vehicle and pulled them over. [Full Article...]

Yemen's Ansarullah Fires Cruise Missile on Abu Dhabi

In response, Houthi chief Abdul-Malek al-Houthi made a surprise speech this morning, calling on Saleh and tribal leaders to intervene to stop the internal bloodshed and reunite the internal ranks to face the "aggression", in reference to the Saudi-led military coalition. [Full Article...]

Florida State, New Mexico State last to become bowl eligible

Florida State, New Mexico State last to become bowl eligible The schools have been conference foes for 26 seasons while each were members of the Mountain West Conference, Sun Belt and Western Athletic Conference over the years. LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Tyler Rogers passed for 451 yards and led a drive that brought New Mexico State back into the lead in the final minute for a 22-17 win over South Alabama on Saturday that made the Aggies eligible for their fir... [Full Article...]

Senator: It's time for US military families to leave SKorea

Senator: It's time for US military families to leave SKorea The US and South Korea will launch a major air force exercise involving hundreds of aircraft on Monday, a move denounced by North Korea for bringing the region to the "brink of nuclear war". Pyongyang has long spoken out against joint drills between the US and South Korea. Russian Federation and China have long called for the US and North Korea to accept their proposed " double freeze " plan... [Full Article...]


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