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  • US man, 81, charged with strangling woman, 76, at nursing home

    27 November 2018 5:11 AM 66

    Murder charges have been filed against an 81-year-old US man in a strangulation inside a Connecticut nursing home over the weekend. John Jensen was arrested on Saturday at Autumn Lake Healthcare at Bucks Hill in Waterbury. He was originally charged with attempted murder. Police say the victim, identified on Monday as 76-year-old Patricia Way, died the next day at St. Mary's

  • Tulip-shaped or a turkey baster? What a new London skyline could look like when this building is approved

    27 November 2018 4:30 AM 39

    Tulips are usually not associated with British culture. The Dutch own tulips, they own it! Yet it seems that plans are in the pipeline for a new floral-shaped building, The Tulip, which will offer a 360-degree view of the city of London. According to Vogue the British architectural firm Foster + Partners have submitted a plan for a 300+m tall skyscraper

  • Melania Trump unveils White House Christmas decorations

    26 November 2018 8:31 PM 22

    US First lady Melania Trump unveiled the 2018 White House holiday decor on Monday. Mrs. Trump designed the decor, which features a theme of "American Treasures." The White House says decorations include a tree trimmed by Gold Star families, an array of topiary trees and mantelpieces featuring the skylines of New York City, St. Louis, Chicago and San Francisco

  • WATCH: First image from Mars moments after InSight landing

    26 November 2018 8:19 PM 45

    A spacecraft heading towards Mars is gradually slowing down as it is entering Mars. The vehicle has to turn to face the atmosphere it will take the heat but thermal protection will be provided on the device. It must survive the high-speed approach and scorching heat of entering the Red Planet’s atmosphere. It is possible that signal loss and blackouts

  • India marks 10 years since Mumbai attacks; US offers reward

    26 November 2018 1:07 PM 22

    As Mumbai marked the 10th anniversary of attacks that killed 166 in India's financial capital on Monday, the United States made a new reward offer for information on the 2008 siege. But US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday that those who planned the attack had not been convicted. He called on Pakistan to implement sanctions against those

  • Afghan official: Taliban ambush police convoy, killing 22

    26 November 2018 11:23 AM 28

    An Afghan official says that at least 22 policemen were killed when the Taliban ambushed a police convoy in western Farah province. Dadullah Qaneh, a member of the provincial council in Farah, says four policemen, including the deputy provincial police chief, were wounded in the attack on Sunday afternoon near Lash wa Juwayn district. Another council

  • Lol! Will Smith kidnaps Hamilton, hijacks race car

    26 November 2018 10:39 AM 55

    US actor Will Smith tied up five-time Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton minutes before the season-ending grand prix in Abu Dhabi Sunday. A video posted on Mercedes' F1 Instagram account shows Hamilton pleading with Smith to untie him. Hamilton tells Smith: "Will, I’ve got to race! Seriously!!". Smith says it's a once in a lifetime opportunity for him to race and implores

  • Death toll rises to 87, California fire '98% contained'

    26 November 2018 5:31 AM 24

    The death toll in northern California's so-called "Camp Fire" rose to 87, officials said late on Saturday, adding that the blaze was almost fully under control. Cal Fire, the state fire authority, said in its latest bulletin that the fire – which broke out on November 8 – was 98% contained. The office of the Butte County Sheriff said that 249 people

  • Man stabbed, robbed in Times Square subway station

    25 November 2018 8:55 PM 61

    New York – Police say a man was stabbed during a robbery in the subway station under New York's Times Square. The New York Police Department is looking for suspects after the assault around 05:00 on Saturday. Officers were told that an 18-year-old man was on a staircase when a group of young men approached and assaulted him. One of the assailants pulled

  • WATCH: UK's Theresa May 'not sad' about leaving EU

    25 November 2018 2:11 PM 27

    British Prime Minister Theresa May says she is not sad about leaving the European Union even though she recognizes some Britons and some European leaders feel that way. May said Sunday she is "full of optimism" about Britain's future outside the EU bloc, after leaders finally signed off on a Brexit deal in Brussels after months of negotiations