• The jaw-dropping numbers behind China's Singles Day
The jaw-dropping numbers behind China's Singles Day

As of 9 AM (local time), total sales across 16 of China's major e-commerce platforms had already topped 76 billion yuan (over $10 billion), according to data provider Syntun which has been monitoring the real-time transactions of the top 16.

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  • Obama May Save Planned Parenthood With New Proposal
Obama May Save Planned Parenthood With New Proposal

Mead says not only are some women anxious about potentially losing their health insurance and access to birth control, they worry about losing the right to an abortion . In the past several years, states have tried to block money going to Planned Parenthood because some of its clinics also provide abortions. A lot is still unknown about the effe...

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  • Trump to turn over business empire to his children
Trump to turn over business empire to his children

Days before his upset win over Hillary Clinton in the presidential election, Trump said he was "very proud " of his main children, and proud of Tiffany "to a lesser extent". Eric Trump is executive vice president of development and acquisitions, responsible for new project acquisition, development and construction globally.

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  • Trump Returns to Twitter, Condemns Protests, Then Changes His Tune
Trump Returns to Twitter, Condemns Protests, Then Changes His Tune

A small subset of the estimated 4,000 protesters shattered the windows of local businesses, threw beer bottles at police officers, and damaged parked vehicles, including doing a reported thousands of dollars in damage to a used auto lot. Vandalism of cars and business were reported and police used the term "anarchist" to describe the riot in whic...

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  • Authorities ID possible organizer of Paris, Brussels attacks
Authorities ID possible organizer of Paris, Brussels attacks

Authorities have identified a Belgian militant in Syria as the coordinator of the deadly IS attack that occurred in Paris previous year, yet a struggling to pinpoint his location. A total of 130 people were killed on November 13, 2015, when several groups of gunmen and suicide bombers attacked various locations throughout Paris , including...

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  • Clinton holds 5-point lead over Trump
Clinton holds 5-point lead over Trump

Chuck Grassley holds a massive 16-point lead over Democratic challenger Patty Judge, 53% to 37%, the Loras poll found. And he has made up ground with women, moving from a deficit in the double-digits to just 3 points down in the latest poll, 43% for Clinton and 40% for Trump.

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  • Gov. Pence, other candidates cast their ballots for Election Day
Gov. Pence, other candidates cast their ballots for Election Day

He was eloquent and concise and, when asked a series of hard questions about his boss's most controversial statements, Pence swiftly turned them into positive descriptions of the billionaire's plans, and attacks on his opponents. Clinton, the first woman to run atop the ticket of a major political party, had cast her candidacy as an inclusive vis...

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  • Kamala Harris first Indian elected to US senate
Kamala Harris first Indian elected to US senate

Several Indian-Americans+ have served in the lower house of the United States legislature, the House of Representatives. Democratic total includes two independents who caucus with the Democrats. She headed into the US Senate election with a considerable lead over fellow Democrat Sanchez, whose plan to coalesce Republicans and Latinos behind her...

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  • A former Navy SEAL officer will lead Missouri into the future
A former Navy SEAL officer will lead Missouri into the future

Koster's campaign confirms the attorney general conceded the race Tuesday night. Republican State Senator Mike Parson is the Lieutenant Governor-Elect, beating former Democratic Congressman Russ Carnahan. "Our mission in this campaign was and is, to build a stronger and a better Missouri that we can take in a new and a better direction, and that'...

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  • Voters face machine problems, long lines in some states
Voters face machine problems, long lines in some states

Voters can save time by voting during "off-peak" hours - usually from 9 a.m.to 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.to 4 p.m. Polls have opened across Oklahoma for the 2016 general election. As Pennsylvanians head to the polls on November 8, it's probably wise, as The Clash once noted, for voters to "know your rights". Those who vote by mail can check ballot sta...

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  • World War II veterans honored in front of memorial monument
World War II veterans honored in front of memorial monument

So this Friday, be sure to seek out and thank the fantastic veterans whose tremendous courage and sacrifices have enabled us to maintain our freedom. "It will be us representing the American Legion and the VFW [Veterans of Foreign Wars] right behind us, and then whoever else is participating this year", said Delancy.

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  • Mark McGhee: No Scotland reminder needed of age-old rivalry with England
Mark McGhee: No Scotland reminder needed of age-old rivalry with England

As well as taking inspiration from Andy Murray, who advanced at the weekend to become the number one tennis player in the world, McGhee will use the last time Scotland played England in a competitive game in London - in November 1999 - as an example of how a victory against the odds can be achieved.

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  • No charges against Clinton after new email review — Federal Bureau of Investigation chief
No charges against Clinton after new email review — Federal Bureau of Investigation chief

News of a potential new angle in the email investigation opened the way for Clinton's Republican rival Donald Trump to attack her - a crucial development that was seen as helping his candidacy rebound from the devastating release of a 2005 audio recording in which Trump bragged about groping women.

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  • The MTV EMAs Winners List Will Definitely Surprise You
The MTV EMAs Winners List Will Definitely Surprise You

He also won best Worldwide Act. "I'm still shaking because I just got off stage to perform with Bebe". It can be recalled that during the US MTV Awards 2016 in August, there were no mentions of the late pop music icon. Martin had to shuffle back on to the stage after his performance, as he won the first award given out during the ceremony itself,...

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  • Clinton should not face charges over new email probe
Clinton should not face charges over new email probe

The FBI said on Sunday it stood by its earlier finding that no criminal charges were warranted against Clinton for using a private email server for government work, lifting a cloud over her presidential campaign two days before the US election.

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  • US polls show Clinton ahead but battleground states up for grabs
US polls show Clinton ahead but battleground states up for grabs

Clinton also will be joined in New Hampshire by Khizr Khan, a Muslim American and Gold Star father whose indictment of Trump at the Democratic National Convention sparked a Trump counter-attack that critics called anti-American. In his first stop in Iowa, he said that if Mrs Clinton were elected there would be an "unprecedented constitutional ...

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  • Tim Kaine campaigns in Fort Myers
Tim Kaine campaigns in Fort Myers

The vice presidential candidate's visit to Fort Myers came at the tail end of his nine-day-long Florida tour for Sec. On Saturday, Democratic Vice Presidential nominee Tim Kaine worked to add to the number, urging voters to turn in their ballots hours before early voting ended in both Sarasota and Manatee counties.

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  • Insurgent offensive in Aleppo kills dozens of civilians
Insurgent offensive in Aleppo kills dozens of civilians

Civilians in east Aleppo , who have faced weeks of devastating bombardment by the government and Russian Federation, have expressed scepticism about safe passage offers. However, the arrival of a Russian aircraft carrier, the Admiral Kuznetsov, into the Mediterranean and its movement towards the Syrian coast suggests Moscow may intend to escalate ...

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  • BSF strongly retaliates, destroys 14 Pakistan posts across IB in J&K
BSF strongly retaliates, destroys 14 Pakistan posts across IB in J&K

The injured have been admitted to a hospital for medical treatment. Pakistan declined to comment on the matter ahead of a planned news conference on Thursday, while India said the identity of eight of its diplomats had been revealed by Pakistani media .

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  • Body found on land where woman was chained up 'like a dog'
Body found on land where woman was chained up 'like a dog'

Thirty-year-old Kala Brown, who went missing along with her boyfriend two months ago, was found on Thursday "chained up like a dog" in a storage container in the USA state of SC. More than two months later, she was found-and had been chained up and locked in a metal container the entire time, WYFF-TV reports. Three days later, he posted photos...

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