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Paintings Of Obamas Brought A Million More People To Portrait Gallery

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 10:23am
Justin Philip was back in line for the second time that day, waiting for another chance to snap a selfie with Kehinde Wiley's portrait of Barack Obama.

Texas Man's Holiday Inn Retirement Plan Goes Viral

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 10:18am
American seniors seeking to retire on the cheap have a new source of inspiration: a Texas man who plans to spend his golden years in Holiday Inn hotels to avoid costly nursing home fees.

Boeing Makes Australia's First Domestic Combat Jet Since World War II

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 10:07am
Boeing Co on Wednesday unveiled an unmanned, fighter-like jet developed in Australia and designed to fly alongside crewed aircraft in combat for a fraction of the cost.

After Years Of Searching, US Pastor Discovers Royal Ties To Africa

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 9:48am
It was about 4 a.m. when his phone buzzed with a message from far away. He read it once, twice, three times before he woke his wife to tell her the news. "I'm a prince," he whispered as she blinked...

Indonesia Landslide Kills At Least One, 60 Feared Buried

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 9:31am
Indonesia's disaster agency said on Wednesday rescuers were searching for survivors after more than 60 people were feared buried by the collapse of an illegal gold mine on the island of Sulawesi.

Passengers Aboard A Train In US Spent Nearly 2 Days Stuck In Snow

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 9:29am
When Rebekah Dodson boarded the Amtrak Coast Starlight late Sunday afternoon, she settled in for what should have been a four-hour trip to her home in southern Oregon. The train, whose route mostly...

Encounter Between Security Forces And Terrorists In J&K's Shopian

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 9:10am
An encounter broke out early this morning between terrorists and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian, a day after Indian fighter jets struck a training camp of the terror group...

Mother, Daughter Charged In 'Atrocious' Killing Of 5 Family Members In Pennsylvania

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 9:02am
A social worker rapped on the door Monday to check on the family. When no one responded, she had a maintenance worker unlock the door. What they saw upon entering the unit at Robert Morris Apartments...

Day After India Strikes Pak Terror Camp, Heightened Tensions At Border: Updates

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 8:55am
IAF Strike At Balakot, Pakistan: Indian fighter jets crossed the Line of Control before dawn on Tuesday and carried out "non-military, pre-emptive air strikes" to target terror group...

US House Votes To Block Trump's Emergency Declaration Over Border Wall

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 7:57am
The US House of Representatives approved a resolution Tuesday blocking President Donald Trump from obtaining funding for a border wall with Mexico through his declaration of a national emergency.

Vatican Cleric, Guilty Of Sexually Abusing Boys, Removed From Top Post

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 7:26am
Angry protesters called Cardinal George Pell a "maggot" and a "monster" Wednesday as he arrived in court, possibly for the last time as a free man, in a last-ditch push for bail while he appeals his...

Amid Fall-Out, US Regulator May Seek Elon Musk's Removal From Tesla Board

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 7:13am
A federal judge on Tuesday ordered Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk to explain by March 11 why he should not be held in contempt for violating his fraud settlement with the U.S. Securities and...

Amid Pak Shelling, Schools Near Line Of Control In Rajouri Closed Today

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 6:51am
All government and private schools located within 5 kilometres of Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district will remain closed on Wednesday as Pakistani troops fired mortar shells...

Samsung Galaxy M30 India Launch Set for Today: All You Need to Know

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 6:01am
Samsung Galaxy M30 price in India is tipped to start at Rs. 15,000, and the launch is scheduled for 6pm IST on February 27.

Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un To Meet At Colonial-Era Hotel In Vietnam

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 5:51am
U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will begin their second summit in less than a year when they meet in the Vietnamese capital on Wednesday, with the U.S. side seeking...

No Deaths In Police Firing During Protests, Says Arunachal Home Minister

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 5:17am
Expressing dismay over violence that broke out in Arunachal Pradesh over granting permanent residence to six non-Arunachal Pradesh Scheduled Tribe (APSTs) communities, Home Minister Kumar Waii on...

For Stalled Metro Project, Delhi Government Allocates Rs 500 Crore

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 4:41am
The Delhi government has allocated Rs 500 crore to fourth phase of the metro project in the budget presented on Tuesday. The project has been a subject of disagreement between the AAPa and Centre.

Trump's Ex-Lawyer Could Reveal His "Lies, Racism And Cheating": Report

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 4:05am
Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer and problem fixer, arrived in Congress Tuesday for a closed door hearing in which he was expected to detail his ex-boss's alleged law-breaking and...

Boeing Nominates Former UN Envoy Nikki Haley To Board Of Directors

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 3:47am
Boeing on Tuesday named Nikki Haley, the former US ambassador to the United Nations, to its board of directors.

Kolkata-Bound GoAir Flight Hit By Turbulence, 2 Crew Members Injured

News Feed - Wed, 27/02/2019 - 3:17am
Two cabin crew members of Kolkata-bound GoAir flight from Bhubaneswar suffered "minor" injuries when the plane experienced severe air turbulence on Tuesday, the airline said.

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