• Guptill smashes NZ to victory over Pakistan
Guptill smashes NZ to victory over Pakistan

For the second time this series, rain intervened before the match was finished with New Zealand in front. But in 2nd ODI which was taken place in 9th January, 2018 at Saxton Oval, Nelson New Zealand won by 8 wickets by applying D/L method.

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  • United States vice president to visit Jordan during Mideast tour
United States vice president to visit Jordan during Mideast tour

The White House explained, in a statement , that Pence will visit Egypt, Jordan and Israel without mentioning if he will visit West Bank or not. "At President Trump's direction, the vice president is traveling to the Middle East to reaffirm our commitment to work with the U.S.'s allies in the region to defeat radicalism that threatens future g...

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  • President Trump to tout tax overhaul as boon for rural US
President Trump to tout tax overhaul as boon for rural US

Trump says most of the benefits of the legislation are "going to working families, small businesses and family farmers". He will travel to Nashville, Tennessee, for the remarks. The Rev. Jesse Jackson says the halftime song at the College Football Championship game should be "We Shall Overcome". Players from both Alabama and Georgia generally avoi...

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  • Brooklyn assemblywoman indicted on fraud and other charges
Brooklyn assemblywoman indicted on fraud and other charges

Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn announced an 11-count indictment against a Brooklyn assemblywoman on Tuesday, alleging a raft of fraud, witness tampering and other charges , just the latest allegation of corruption and bad behavior among legislators in Albany.

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  • Teacher is handcuffed by officer at school board meeting
Teacher is handcuffed by officer at school board meeting

During a public comment period of a school board meeting, middle school language arts teacher Deyshia Hargrave was recognized, and explained, "For a superintendent or any person in a position of leadership getting any type of raise, I feel like it's a slap in the face for teachers, cafeteria workers and any other support staff we have".

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  • Bye! Meghan Markle Deletes All Social Media Accounts
Bye! Meghan Markle Deletes All Social Media Accounts

It's where Prince George and Princess Charlotte's births were first announced, and just yesterday, when they shared photos of Charlotte ahead of her first day of preschool. He has campaigned tirelessly for a greater understanding of and funding for the disease. "I must tune in", said Markle, who was wearing a coat by Smythe , Burberry pant...

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  • WSU online business programs receive US News & World Report honors
WSU online business programs receive US News & World Report honors

News & World Report's 2018 list of Best Online Bachelor's Programs. "Our online Educational Leadership program is a prime example of our commitment to offering outstanding academic programs that are responsive to the needs of our students and our other constituents".

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  • Alligators survive United States brutal cold by poking noses through ice
Alligators survive United States brutal cold by poking noses through ice

These alligators look like they're stuck in frozen water, but their noses surfaced to the top right before the water became ice. George Howard , the park's general manager, told HuffPost that while the frozen alligators in the video appear to be casualties of Old Man Winter, they're very much alive and well.

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  • Fire at Trump Tower in New York's Manhattan, no casualties
Fire at Trump Tower in New York's Manhattan, no casualties

Firefighters arrived at the scene in minutes and extinguished the fire, which hadn't spread beyond an HVAC unit on the roof, according to The Washington Post. Trump Tower was also the setting for the developer-turned-president's reality TV show, The Apprentice , and the headquarters of his presidential campaign.

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  • Kia Niro EV Concept Unveiled at CES in Las Vegas
Kia Niro EV Concept Unveiled at CES in Las Vegas

He further said, the FCEV is due for launch in 2020 and "will spearhead Kia's efforts to realise a zero-emission future for mobility". After unveiling the new Kia Niro Plug-in Hybrid in Los Angeles last fall, the South Korean automaker got to work on a new version of the model.

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  • Israeli Blacklist Documents BDS Groups to be Blocked From Country
Israeli Blacklist Documents BDS Groups to be Blocked From Country

American Friends Service Committee, a Quaker group on the list, said it would continue to work for "peace and justice". "No country would allow visitors who arrive to harm the country to enter it, and certainly not when their goal is to wipe out Israel as a Jewish country".

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  • Man City's Ilkay Gundogan: Eye contact key to Sergio Aguero goal
Man City's Ilkay Gundogan: Eye contact key to Sergio Aguero goal

Burnley , seventh in the Premier League, grabbed a 25th- minute lead when City defender John Stones mis-kicked a Sam Vokes knockdown and Ashley Barnes and the striker burst goalwards before blasting the ball past Claudio Bravo. "We've got a lot of respect for them - they have an incredible team with an wonderful manager - but it's a massive opp...

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  • Trump's threats to Pakistan probably won't change much
Trump's threats to Pakistan probably won't change much

President's mood swings". Their website reported his tweet and added: "The US has long accused Istanbul of allowing militants to operate relatively freely in Pakistan's border regions to carry out operations in neighbouring Afghanistan". "Our hope is that they will see this as a further indication of this administration's huge frustration with the ...

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  • USA crude slips 57 cents, retreating from mid-2015 highs
USA crude slips 57 cents, retreating from mid-2015 highs

USA drillers reduced the number of oil rigs operating by five in the week to January 5, the first decline in three weeks, according to a report by energy services firm Baker Hughes on Friday. Total volume traded was about 37% below the 100-day average. Front-month prices rose about 1.1 percent last week. States where prices moved most last week...

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  • Korea seeks to discuss divided families, easing tensions at inter-Korean talks
Korea seeks to discuss divided families, easing tensions at inter-Korean talks

The long-stalled talks come after the North's leader Kim Jong Un indicated in his New Year's speech that Pyongyang was willing to send a delegation to the Winter Games in the South. "There is no turnaround ", she stated on ABC's This Week . South Korean President Moon Jae-in has expressed openness to their participation, and President of th...

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  • Police search for missing journalist in Houston area
Police search for missing journalist in Houston area

A United States journalist who has been missing since Saturday was anxious "she was being followed by a blue truck", according to social media. A reporter for a Texas college football team who mysteriously went missing on the weekend was found on Monday, Jan.

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  • Man dies in explosion outside Stockholm subway
Man dies in explosion outside Stockholm subway

Daily newspaper Aftonbladet said it was thought to have been a hand grenade. According to Alvarsjo, hand grenades are increasingly used by criminal networks in Sweden. Police patrols will remain in the area throughout Sunday night and Monday, with the municipality offering crisis counseling to local residents. He says a woman with the man recei...

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  • Trump's Support for the Iranian Protests
Trump's Support for the Iranian Protests

It has been opposed by Trump who has to certify this month to the US Congress that Iran is complying with it in order for Washington to continue with the terms of the agreement. "We warn the U.S. against attempts to interfere in the internal affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran", Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov told the state news agency ...

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  • US Company Starts Up A New Search For MH370
US Company Starts Up A New Search For MH370

A US company is starting up a new search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 nearly four years after it vanished. Crews from Malaysia, Australia and China searched for the plane for almost three years without success. A spokesman for the company added: "The company are awaiting final contract award before the search recommences". Ocean Inf...

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  • Forecast: Freezing temperatures over the weekend, snow Monday
Forecast: Freezing temperatures over the weekend, snow Monday

That's the real-world implications of a National Weather Service wind chill advisory, which will be in effect until 8 a.m. Sunday. Weather models that once predicted freezing rain on Monday morning have changed. Saturday will be sunny, with a high near 25 and a northeast wind around 6 miles per hour, becoming southeast in the afternoon. School ...

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  • Donald Trump singing India's tune, says Pakistan
Donald Trump singing India's tune, says Pakistan

Amid reports that the Trump administration may approve more drastic measures to punish Islamabad for its alleged support to certain militant groups, the army on Wednesday said Pakistan would respond to any USA action in line with the aspirations of the people.

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  • North Korea agrees to talks after US, South Korea postpone military drills
North Korea agrees to talks after US, South Korea postpone military drills

In proposing "sincere efforts for a détente", Kim urged the Moon administration to "discontinue all the nuclear war drills they stage with outside forces", a clear reference to annual U.S. "North Korea goes through phases of apparent dialogue and provocation but either way, North Korea is continuing its nuclear and missile development".

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  • North Korea Launched IRBM That Accidentally Hit Its Own City
North Korea Launched IRBM That Accidentally Hit Its Own City

The US Pacific Command said at the time that the test missile was launched from "near" Pukchang Airfield, a previously unused launch site for testing of North Korean ballistic missiles. The revelation that the missile hit an unintended target raises new questions about the possibility that North Korea could accidentally start a nuclear war if an er...

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  • Powerball numbers for 'New Year's Eve (eve)' $390.1M jackpot
Powerball numbers for 'New Year's Eve (eve)' $390.1M jackpot

Check back for updates after 10 p.m. The cash-out prize is $239 million. A Powerball ticket purchased in Iowa won $1 million in Saturday's drawing. According to the website, powerball.net, IN lays claim to 39 jackpot winners since the game began IN 1992, totaling 10.7 percent of all jackpot winners.

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  • Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots total more than $800 million
Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots total more than $800 million

That makes it more likely for the grand total to roll into the next drawing. The cash value of the January 2 Mega Millions drawing will be $225 million. It was sold in MA. Two big lottery jackpots are up for grab this week. The record Mega Millions jackpot is $656 million - three tickets shared that jackpot on March 30, 2012.

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  • Orrin Hatch, Utah Republican Senator, to retire
Orrin Hatch, Utah Republican Senator, to retire

Former Massachusetts governor and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has been considering a 2018 run for his seat. Three candidates from the 2012 Republican presidential primary are now weighing Senate bids, including the eventual GOP nominee Mitt Romney , who is expected to run to succeed Sen.

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  • Russian Daily Oil Output Edges Up in 2017 to 30-Year High
Russian Daily Oil Output Edges Up in 2017 to 30-Year High

The spread between USA crude and Brent hit the narrowest in almost two weeks. Brent Crude is up 17% since the beginning of the year and WTI Crude Oil finished 12% higher . The fall in United States crude oil inventories and U.S. crude oil production could be behind oil's gain. A possible rise in U.S. oil production may pose a threat to higher ...

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  • At least 16 injured as fire devours building in Bronx
At least 16 injured as fire devours building in Bronx

People had very little time to react. The fire erupted about 5:30 a.m.in a first-floor furniture store at 1547 Commonwealth Ave.in the Van Nest section, the FDNY said . Firefighters have to conduct more searches of the building, the commissioner added, but at this point there are no reports of anyone missing. This is a second incident in l...

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  • Haley: Freedom Is 'Under Attack' in Iran, Leader's Statement Is 'Complete Nonsense'
Haley: Freedom Is 'Under Attack' in Iran, Leader's Statement Is 'Complete Nonsense'

The people are crying out for freedom. "I stood proudly even if I was the only hand in the Security Council to fight for the will of the people of the United States", she said. South Korea today offered talks with North Korea next week amid a standoff over its weapons programmes. The worldwide community failed to do that in 2009.

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  • Indian Medical Association Goes On Strike, Protesting National Medical Commission Bill
Indian Medical Association Goes On Strike, Protesting National Medical Commission Bill

After the new bill , private colleges will no longer need permission to increase number of seats in undergraduate and postgraduate seats as they would be able do that on their own. There is also a strong resentment against the examination that will be conducted by the NMC for medical students after completion of the course to be eligible as practi...

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  • Wind Chill Values in the Single Digits New Year's Day
Wind Chill Values in the Single Digits New Year's Day

Either way, it's breezy, with highs in the 20s and wind chill values in the teens. There's the potential for absolutely nothing to some snow showers, or even a period of light snow east. A very brutally cold New Year's Day it has been as temperatures will struggle to reach 0 degrees. We'll keep you updated on that over the next couple of days.

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  • Mom: Black Lives Matter icon Eric Garner's daughter in coma
Mom: Black Lives Matter icon Eric Garner's daughter in coma

Al Sharpton was among well-wishers who visited the 27-year-old Garner on Thursday. Erica Garner , the daughter of Eric Garner who became an outspoken activist against police brutality after her father's death at the hands of a NY police officer, died Saturday, according to her mother.

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  • Committed to nuke dev in 2018: North Korea
Committed to nuke dev in 2018: North Korea

USA analysts also say the Hwasong-10, or Musudan, a single-stage missile successfully tested by North Korea in June 2016, appears to use the same engine and many design features as the Soviet Union's R-27 Zyb, designed by Makeyev scientists and advertised in one of the brochures obtained by The Post.

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  • JK: 2 jawans injured as terrorists storm CRPF training center
JK: 2 jawans injured as terrorists storm CRPF training center

He claimed a number of security force personnel were killed or injured. Reports said that at atleast three CRPF personnel were injured in militant attack who have been rushed to hospital. "Four CRPF jawans were martyred in the operation that lasted for almost 12 hours", a police officer said. Traffic on the Srinagar-Jammu highway was halted for...

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  • Mother of swatting victim wants more arrests made
Mother of swatting victim wants more arrests made

Police are now investigating the shooting as a case of swatting. Mr Finch, 28, was killed during a standoff with police minutes after they received the hoax call, Wichita Deputy Police Chief Troy Livingston said during a news conference. Soon, Finch came to the door to see what was going on, the newspaper reported. When Finch came to his front do...

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  • Pence's Colorado neighbors hang 'Make America Gay Again' sign
Pence's Colorado neighbors hang 'Make America Gay Again' sign

He has opposed legislation prohibiting discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered people in the workplace. He said the man and other neighbours have been "really nice" to authorities. President Donald Trump once said of Pence, during a conversation about gay rights, "Don't ask that guy - he wants to hang them all ", accord...

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  • Arctic cold front on the move
Arctic cold front on the move

By late Sunday morning, the light wintry mix will work its way further south to the I-20 corridor. So, our New Years Eve forecast at midnight calls for mostly clear skies and no rain. There's been a great deal of change in our models which can easily be seen in the snow total comparison. Extra layers will be necessary, no matter the time of da...

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  • Congress Legislator slaps woman constable, get slapped back
Congress Legislator slaps woman constable, get slapped back

In a rage, I raised my hand in retaliation and she also did the same", Kumari told reporters outside the Congress office. A senior Congress leader told TOI that after seeing the video, Rahul expressed his displeasure and told Kumari that she should not have hit the cop.

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  • 40 killed in ISIL-claimed attack in Kabul
40 killed in ISIL-claimed attack in Kabul

Some of those who lost their loved ones in the attack expressed outrage over the performance of government and accused them of incompetence. Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack, saying it targeted the center because it "sends students to Iran to learn from the ayatollahs".

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  • TRACKING: Dangerous Wind Chills into the New Year
TRACKING: Dangerous Wind Chills into the New Year

Monday (New Year's Day): Brutal wind chills well below 0 in the morning. Please dress appropriately! Frostbite can occur in as little as 30 minutes in these conditions. The temperature will rise to about minus 3 on Sunday but wind chills will be as low as minus 32 in the Pierre area. Low temperatures New Year's morning will also be close to brea...

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