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'I don't love tennis': Bernard Tomic admits he regrets getting into tennis 'I don't love tennis': Bernard Tomic admits he regrets getting into tennis
- January 30, 2018

And although he's the first ever Australian contestant over the show's four year history to leave, let alone depart merely after three days, the troubled star said he didn't see himself as a quitter. Appearing in the night's Tucker Trial challenge, he joined comedian Fiona O'Loughlin to undertake an aerial obstacle course that required him to wear a pair of goggles that made everything appear upside down. (more...)
Turkish air strikes destroy 8 PKK targets in northern Iraq Turkish air strikes destroy 8 PKK targets in northern Iraq
- January 30, 2018

The statement said that Turkish warplanes carried out airstrikes in the northern Iraqi regions of Avashin-Basyan, Zap, and Hakurk when terrorists were preparing to launch an attack against military posts and bases located along the border. Meanwhile, Erdogan's spokesman Ibrahim Kalin has urged the public and media to be careful of "lying, fake, distortive and provocative news, images and gossip". (more...)
Political blame game ensues over farmer's death in Maharashtra Political blame game ensues over farmer's death in Maharashtra
- January 30, 2018

Patil told news channels that his father's struggle for a fair compensation began years back, and the government officials were exclusively responsible for his father's death. The family took Patil's body and left for Dhule around 3.30 pm. "Those who have been going around painting a rosy picture saying "acche din" have arrived in peoples' lives are the ones responsible for his death". (more...)
TV star charged with sexual assault in Old Lyme TV star charged with sexual assault in Old Lyme
- January 30, 2018

A friend of his two children claimed he touched her in a sexual manner while she was attending a sleepover at his home in Old Lyme . He is now being held in lieu of $100,000 bond. "Don't tell your mom, I'll go to jail and (my daughter) won't have a daddy", Dionne allegedly said, according to the warrant. He explained that he had come home from an Old Saybrook bar at about 1 a.m. (more...)
Barca Defender Pique Extends Contract Until 2022 Barca Defender Pique Extends Contract Until 2022
- January 30, 2018

Messi has been instrumental to Barcelona for over a decade, lifting 29 trophies in 14 seasons with the club. Pique also said on the club's website (www.fcbarcelona.com) that there was never any question of him playing anywhere else. "It's a special day, Gerard Pique is an experienced player, a Barca fan from birth and let's hope we can continue to keep winning trophies". "I'm very happy to have renewed my contract and I hope it will not be the last", Pique said. (more...)
Modi pays homage to Mahatma on death anniversary Modi pays homage to Mahatma on death anniversary
- January 30, 2018

To pay their tributes to the father of the nation, all the leading political leaders, joined in at an event held at Delhi's Rajghat in the memory of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi . Earlier in a tweet, President Kovind said, the nation gratefully remembers Mahatma Gandhi and the countless freedom fighters who sacrificed their lives for Independence. (more...)
63 million women, girls 'missing' due to India's preference for boys 63 million women, girls 'missing' due to India's preference for boys
- January 30, 2018

The Economic Survey further revealed that parents in India keep having children until they get the desired number of sons. "Perhaps the area where Indian society - and this goes beyond governments to civil society, communities, and households - needs to reflect on the most is what might be called " son preference " where development is not proving to be an antidote", the survey states. (more...)
Padmaavat Banned in Malaysia as it Might 'Offend Muslims' Padmaavat Banned in Malaysia as it Might 'Offend Muslims'
- January 30, 2018

The Film Censorship Board of Malaysia's chairman Mohammad Zamberi Abdul Aziz said in a media statement, "Malaysia is a Muslim-majority country". This film, however, has been banned from releasing in Malaysia over concerns regarding the "sensitivities of Islam". (more...)
Theresa May 'grasping the many opportunities' of Brexit, clarifies No 10 Theresa May 'grasping the many opportunities' of Brexit, clarifies No 10
- January 30, 2018

And Johnny Mercer told the Resolution Foundation thinktank on Monday that "we are in danger of Jeremy Corbyn becoming prime minister". One source close to the Brexit-supporting European Research Group (ERG) said she had a "50-50" chance of surviving while another party figure said: "There is no one defending her but no plot to oust her". (more...)
If Eagles win Super Bowl, Chris Long won't accept White House invitation If Eagles win Super Bowl, Chris Long won't accept White House invitation
- January 30, 2018

It wasn't like they released me. I'm still taking care of my rehab and my workouts and everything as well. His Philadelphia counterpart, Nick Foles , threw for 241 yards and one touchdown. They also won championships after the 2003, 2004, 2014 and 2016 seasons. I'm just so sad he can't play in the game. That's the interesting part about it. (more...)
UK 'Worse Off After Brexit Whatever The Deal', Whitehall Analysis Finds
- January 30, 2018

Supporters of Brexit point out that many such forecasts have so far not come to pass. As the infighting and disagreements in Westminster reached a new peak, in Brussels the remaining members of the European Union in just two minutes and with an apparently serene unity. (more...)
Kenya: Nasa Supporters Held in Buses At Voi Released Kenya: Nasa Supporters Held in Buses At Voi Released
- January 30, 2018

Odinga claims he won the presidential election despite the electoral commission's official declaration that President Uhuru Kenyatta was the victor. However officers kept their distance as hundreds gathered at the Uhuru park venue. Incidentally, apart from police cannons arriving at the CBD by as early as 5am, there was no presence of anti-riot police at Uhuru Park where the controversial oath taking is scheduled to take place. (more...)
Deadline looms for Trump and Russian Federation sanctions Deadline looms for Trump and Russian Federation sanctions
- January 30, 2018

The list, drawn up as part of a sanctions package signed into law in August past year, does not mean those included will be subject to sanctions, but it casts a potential shadow of sanctions risk over a wide circle of wealthy Russians. The Trump administration has declined to impose sanctions against companies and foreign countries doing business with blacklisted Russian defense and intelligence entities. (more...)
Hillary Clinton's Grammy look elicits laughs, derision Hillary Clinton's Grammy look elicits laughs, derision
- January 30, 2018

Barack Obama has won a Grammy. The book details the behavior of U.S. President Donald Trump and the staff of his 2016 presidential campaign to the White House. One reason why he likes to eat at McDonald's. "Nobody knew he was coming, and the food was safely pre-made". "I have always loved the Grammys but to have artists read the Fire And Fury book killed it", she said on Twitter. (more...)
This influenza season is the worst in almost a decade This influenza season is the worst in almost a decade
- January 30, 2018

However, hospitalization rates for people 50 to 64 - baby boomers, mostly - has been unusually high, CDC officials said in the report, which covers the week ending January 20. In a letter to CDC Director Brenda Fitzgerald, Schumer asked for help from the agency in collecting and analyzing data on how to target the flu and provide city and state officials here with "all the federal resources they need to combat this flu epidemic". (more...)
Maui cliff plunge trial starts for woman accused of killing twin Maui cliff plunge trial starts for woman accused of killing twin
- January 30, 2018

In his opening statement, deputy prosecuting attorney Emlyn Higa said he plans to prove that Alexandria "intentionally or knowingly" drove off the cliff on that fateful day in May 2016. Bervar said Anastasia Duval was "violently" pulling Alexandria Duval's hair in the auto. Autopsy results allegedly showed that "long, loose blond hairs" were found on both of Anastasia Duval's hands. (more...)
Modi government's last full budget can fulfill Commonman's expectations…? Modi government's last full budget can fulfill Commonman's expectations…?
- January 30, 2018

This Budget was expected to be the last hoorah of the Modi government before the PM kicks-off the electoral campaign for 2019 general elections. It is nearly certain that Budget 2018 , which could well be the last full budget from the NDA-led government before the next general elections, will be a populist one. (more...)
Veteran Actress Zeenat Aman Files MOLESTATION Case! Veteran Actress Zeenat Aman Files MOLESTATION Case!
- January 30, 2018

According to sources, Khanna operates from Opera House area of the city and has been stalking and harassing the yesteryear star since a while now. As per the initial investigation, Zeenat and Khanna had known each other for a while, however, the relationship turned bitter over the past couple of months following which the actress stopped talking to the businessman. (more...)
2 others with man holed up in Minneapolis hotel 2 others with man holed up in Minneapolis hotel
- January 30, 2018

Minneapolis police spokesman Scott Seroka confirmed Monday afternoon two other people are with the man in the room, but Seroka didn't describe them as hostages. Police are in communication with the person involved. The woman, who was unharmed, is being interviewed by police, university spokesperson Chuck Tombarge said. (more...)
Grammy Awards TV audience falls sharply to 17.6 million viewers Grammy Awards TV audience falls sharply to 17.6 million viewers
- January 30, 2018

I've never paid for a Bruno Mars album, but I have listened to " 24k Magic " on loop for almost 45 minutes a couple of times. The 32-year-old model-cookbook author and singer-husband John Legend are already parents to one-year-old daughter Luna. (more...)
Trump 'Would Apologize' For Retweeting Far-Right Videos Trump 'Would Apologize' For Retweeting Far-Right Videos
- January 30, 2018

Mr Trump sparked outrage in Britain when he posted the three tweets last November, prompting Prime Minister Theresa May to say he was "wrong" to have done so. Earlier this month Trump said the USA could "conceivably" return to the deal under more favourable terms, raising questions about whether he was bluffing about pulling out of the Paris deal in a bid for easier emissions targets. (more...)
Ola intensifies battle with Uber, to expand to Australian market Ola intensifies battle with Uber, to expand to Australian market
- January 30, 2018

The company is yet to receive regulatory approvals from Australian authorities. The cab hailing space in India has become increasingly competitive with Ola and Uber venturing into food delivery space with Foodpanda and UberEats. Ola might also compete with local players such as GoCatch. The move came after the overwhelming response to its Ola autos in Chennai and Bengaluru . (more...)
Nelly lawsuit: U.S. papers detail alleged sex assault in Essex Nelly lawsuit: U.S. papers detail alleged sex assault in Essex
- January 30, 2018

In his court papers, filed in Seattle on Friday, the hip-hop star claims he invited Greene and others to join his entourage on his tour bus, where they had consensual sex. The two women, who are named as Jane Doe 1 and Jane Doe 2, are both Americans who were posted in England with the US military when the alleged incidents happened. (more...)
Agents stop semitrailer with 76 immigrants inside in Texas Agents stop semitrailer with 76 immigrants inside in Texas
- January 30, 2018

Three men were inside the vehicle. He reportedly admitted to smuggling after two Mexican nationals in the country illegally were found in the vehicle. In a separate incident, a 22-year-old Mexican national, a DACA recipient who lives in Riverside, was allegedly caught scouting an area for smugglers in Campo, Calif. (more...)
Turkey detains 300 people over its military offensive in Syria Turkey detains 300 people over its military offensive in Syria
- January 30, 2018

There has been no independent verification of napalm being used during the Turkish offensive - and establishing the accuracy of claims by either sides is challenging with both the Turks and Kurds waging a war of narratives. However, the Turkish government equates the YPG with the PKK and treats them as a single organization and the PKK has indeed carried out large-scale attacks in inside Turkey. (more...)
Stock on Trader's Radar: AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS)
- January 30, 2018

The company has market cap of $2.00 billion. The stock increased 1.91% or $1.3 during the last trading session, reaching $69.54. About 11.43M shares traded. Several analysts have released their opinion on AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS), with 5 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Therefore 45% are positive. (more...)
Tickets to State of the Union printed with typo Tickets to State of the Union printed with typo
- January 30, 2018

It seems that tickets set to be labeled the event as the "State of the Uniom", causing a delay in their distribution. There's a bit of a blunder with the tickets for Tuesday night's state of the union address . The president's Twitter feed regularly features typos , misplaced punctuation and misspelled words, and releases from the White House have followed suit. (more...)
Colombian President Suspends Peace Talks with ELN Colombian President Suspends Peace Talks with ELN
- January 30, 2018

A few hours later two more were killed and several injured by two separate bomb attacks on police targets near the coastal city. But talks with the smaller ELN - a Marxist-Leninist group founded in 1964 - have been fraught with problems. Meanwhile, President Juan Manuel Santos's administration is weighing the future of peace talks with the guerrilla group, which has participated in dialogue with the government for nearly a year. (more...)
California lawmaker wants to stop restaurants from providing plastic straws unless requested California lawmaker wants to stop restaurants from providing plastic straws unless requested
- January 30, 2018

The measure would apply to sit-down restaurants, not bars or fast-food places. A bill proposed in would impose up to a $1,000 fine and six months jail time for waiters offering customers plastic straws because they're bad for the environment. (more...)
MI vs. Northwestern - 1/29/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction MI vs. Northwestern - 1/29/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- January 30, 2018

Zavier Simpson, Duncan Robinson and Abdur-Rahkman combined to go 8-for-10 from the free-throw line in the final 3:18 to salt the game away. In the Wolverines' last matchup, they fell to the No. The Wildcats are 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings, the home team is 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings and the under is 4-1-1 in the last 6 meetings in MI. (more...)

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