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Indonesia threatens to cancel AirAsia licence

Indonesia’s Transport Ministry has threatened to revoke AirAsia’s licence for flying on an unauthorised schedule when its plane crashed with 162 people on board.<p>The ministry said on Saturday that the Malaysia-based budget airline has now been suspended from flying the route from the city of …

Horse lovers ride again after fatal barn fire

In the days after a fire in her barn killed 32 horses, Amber Bauman walked knee-deep in ashes and twisted metal, sifting through what remained of her old life.<p>She found her first childhood saddle, ruined by heat, water and soot. She uncovered brushes used to groom the coats of horses now gone. She …

Horse Racing

Islamic State seeking bases inside Lebanon: Lebanon security chief | Reuters

KAWTHARIET ASSIYAD, Lebanon (Reuters) - Islamic State militants holed up in the Qalamoun mountains on the Syrian-Lebanese border are seeking to gain control of nearby Lebanese villages to support their fighting positions, the head of Lebanon’s main security apparatus told Reuters.<p>Major General …

At least 20 Egyptian Christians kidnapped in Libya

CAIRO (AP) — Masked gunmen in central Libya kidnapped 13 Coptic Christians on Saturday after seven were abducted days earlier, said a witness and a …

US embassy in Indonesia issues security alert for hotels and banks

The US embassy in Indonesia issued a security alert on Saturday for its citizens in the country’s second-biggest city, Surabaya.<p>“The US embassy has been made aware of a potential threat against US-associated hotels and banks in Surabaya, Indonesia,” the embassy said in a statement on its …

You Know the ‘Cups’ Song? Watch a Utah Musician Perform His Own Version — With Guns.

You’ve probably heard the “Cups” song from the movie “Pitch Perfect” — or you’ve heard a schoolyard variation of the improvised percussive patterns.<p>One guy heard the song and figured it was missing a key ingredient: guns.<p>The man slamming down a handgun and shooting cups in the video above is a …

India arrests five for kidnap and rape of Japanese woman

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1135000/1135203_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524777070_255b5162b73a75942aea4890cbcacf0c<p><b>Five men have been arrested in India charged with kidnapping and repeatedly raping a Japanese student.</b><p>Police in the eastern city of Calcutta say the …

Needle Exchange Program Creates Black Market In Clean Syringes

On Friday afternoons, several dozen people line up in the narrow hallway of Prevention Point Philadelphia. The men and women, all ages, hold paper and plastic bags full of used syringes.<p>"We obviously have a space challenge, but people come in, they drop off their used syringes and they ask for what …

University of Pennsylvania

Snow causes air travel delays, cancellations

Light snow fell overnight and caused some issues on area roads and has impacted air travel, but nothing serious, according to the National Weather Service and Illinois State Police.<p>As of 10:30 a.m., airlines at O’Hare International Airport are reporting some delays averaging 15 minutes for inbound …

Weather

Camels kept in cramped containers rescued in Spain

MADRID (AP) — More than a dozen dromedary camels crammed into containers have been rescued in Spain's Canary Islands while the animals were being …

North Korea's Kim Jong-un visits orphanage 'to bless children'

Footage of Kim Jong-un and his sister visiting children at an orphanage in Pyongyang has been broadcast on North Korean state television<p><b>North Korean</b> state television has broadcast pictures of the country's leader <b>Kim Jong-un</b> on a visit to the newly-built Pyongyang Baby Home and Orphanage on January …

North Korea

Grand Canyon Looks Like a Winter Wonderland After Snowstorm

A New Year’s snowstorm transformed the Grand Canyon’s South Rim into a picture-perfect winter wonderland.<p>According to a post on the Grand Canyon …

Grand Canyon

“You have to go on a journey”: How one man traveled to the end of the Earth in search of spirituality

Bruce Feiler went on six pilgrimages in a single year<p>Each year, millions of people embark on spiritual pilgrimages or journeys that will take them across the globe in search of answers to life's biggest questions. Bruce Feiler, a renowned expert on religion in modern life, took this feat to the …

Hinckley won't face new charges in Reagan press secretary's death

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> John Hinckley won't face charges in the death of former President Ronald Reagan's press secretary, James Brady -- whose death last summer was ruled a homicide, even though it happened more than three decades after Brady was shot by Hinckley.<p>U.S. Attorney Ron Machen's office …

Fisherman Says He Saw Bigfoot Bathing ... And He Sent Us A Picture!

One occupational hazard of reporting on unexplained phenomena: You can always count on waking up in the morning to find an email from someone swearing that they've just seen Bigfoot, the Loch Ness Monster, a hybrid human alien or a UFO on the moon.<p>2015 began with a photo from John Rodriguez, a …

Penny The Miracle Dog 'Safe And Sound' After 2,400-Mile Adventure

Penny for your thoughts, Penny?<p>Penny is a dog. Penny went missing. Penny managed to travel 2,400 miles in the process. Bad girl.<p>But now Penny's owners say Penny's doing great, thanks for asking. We love you, Penny!<p>The adorable Vizsla was picked up by a trucker while roaming in her hometown in Royal …

Baby gorilla moves to new zoo home but search for surrogate mother continues

A baby gorilla that was raised by human keepers wearing hairy vests has moved to a new Ohio zoo, as the search for a surrogate mother for her continues.<p>The female gorilla, named Kamina, was born in August at the zoo in Oklahoma City but was shunned by her mother, so she was sent to Cincinnati in …

Seven-year-old girl survives Kentucky plane crash: police | Reuters

(Reuters) - A seven-year-old girl survived when a small plane in which she was flying with her family crashed in the Kentucky woods, killing her parents, an older sister and a teenage cousin, police said on Saturday.<p>The crash Friday night killed 48-year-old Marty Gutzler, his 46-year-old wife, …

Migrant fights migrant in Calais riot

Africans fought Afghans in the latest unrest among refugees in Calais trying to reach Britain<p>Around two hundred migrants have fought running battles against one another in Calais, with Africans pitched against Afghans.<p>More than a hundred French riot police were sent in to stop the violence, which …

Juveniles Swarm Ohio Movie Theater in a Fight So Massive, 10 Different Police Departments Responded

Hollywood violence wasn’t the only brutality on display at one Ohio movie theater on Friday night — more than 200 juveniles turned the theater’s lobby into a fighting pit.<p>Image via YouTube<p>The Cinemark At Valley View in Valley View, Ohio, was wracked by 200 to 300 juveniles brawling around 9:30 p.m. …

AirAsia Flight 8501 Passenger 'Kissed Everyone in the Street' Goodbye

SURABAYA, Indonesia — A grieving relative of four passengers aboard doomed AirAsia Flight QZ8501 revealed Saturday that his missing mother had "kissed everyone in the street" goodbye before leaving.<p>Agung Wahyu Darmono was waiting on any word about the fate of his mother Pai Sormamik Saeran, 64, …

Placentia middle school teacher arrested on molestation charges

A 36-year-old middle school teacher was arrested this week in Fullerton on charges of sexually molesting a girl, but police say his alleged crime was not related to his employment.<p>Christopher Millette was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of lewd and lascivious acts with a child under the age of 14 …

Egypt's Citizens Still Wait 'To Breathe Deep The Air Of Freedom'

Amid all the holiday celebrations, you may have missed this story from overseas.<p>An Egyptian court announced a retrial for three journalists from Al Jazeera who have been languishing in jail for more than a year for the crime of reporting the news. The scheduled retrial is a small step in the right …

White cobra at San Diego Zoo gets a name

The celebrity snake at the San Diego Zoo now has a name: <i>Adhira</i>, which in Hindi means lightning.<p>Adhira came in first in an online poll to find a name for the venomous white cobra that was captured in Thousand Oaks and, after a period of quarantine, joined the zoo's Reptile House.<p>Adhira received …

Major search after ship overturns off north of Scotland

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/news_scotland/1135000/1135261_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1525227150_8a68731ccff3914ccb83a7397ade1d62<p><b>A major search operation has been launched after a vessel overturned off the north of Scotland.</b><p>Eight people are reported to have been on board …

NYPD's De Blasio anger appears absent at Wenjian Liu wake

Police, firefighters, political leaders and regular New Yorkers stood in long lines in icy rain Saturday and will gather again Sunday to pay tribute to Officer Wenjian Liu, one of two policemen gunned down in an attack that widened a rift between police and Mayor Bill de Blasio.<p>At the Brooklyn wake …