http://res.heraldm.com/content/image/2016/12/27/20161227000917_0.jpg

Internazionale

Ball-dropping responsibilities include "push [ing] the Waterford crystal button on the main stage beginning the official 60-second countdown to the New Year" and staying up until midnight. Antonio Guterres, of Portugal, will take over on January 1. The Times Square ball drop attracts hundreds of thousands of people who courageous any kind of weather to participate.
  • Blizzard Conditions Force Interstate 90 Closures in South Dakota

    Internazionale

    In northwest and central South Dakota, north of I-90, roadway conditions are still very treacherous with road blockages and no travel advisories due to drifting snow, downed power lines and visibility less than one-eight of a mile. Officials are also cautioning drivers in the northeastern part of the state that morning snowfall and strong winds of 30-40 miles per hour with gusts upwards of 50 miles per hour will continue to make travel hard, especially for semi-trucks and other high profile ...
  • Arkansas law enforcement officer shoots, kills man

    Arkansas law enforcement officer shoots, kills man

    Internazionale

    Authorities have identified the man who was fatally shot during a standoff with Arkansas police on Christmas Day. According to state police, an Independence County Sheriff's Office deputy encountered Garcia at about 7:25 a.m. State police have not released the identity of the victim at this time. The file will be turned over to the Independence county prosecutor for consideration of applicable laws relating to the use of deadly force by the law enforcement officer.
  • Disastro aereo in Russia: trovati resti nelle acque del Mar Nero

    Disastro aereo in Russia: trovati resti nelle acque del Mar Nero

    Internazionale

    L'aereo , un Tupolev 154 del ministero della Difesa russo , era partito da Mosca e si stava dirigendo in Siria . Sull'aereo viaggiavano 83 passeggeri (militari, componenti di un noto coro dell'esercito, l'Alexandrov , che dovevano partecipare a un concerto di Capodanno nella base aerea russa di Hmeimin e giornalisti) e otto membri dell'equipaggio.
  • 13 civilians killed in DR Congo Christmas Day ethnic attack

    Internazionale

    Nyanzale is a Hutu majority community. A military force from DR Congo's Nande ethnic group killed thirteen civilians, including a child from the Hutu community, officials said on Monday. While the group's members are mainly Muslim, experts say there are no proven links between the ADF rebels and other extremist organizations in Africa.
  • Ellicott Development Distancing Itself From Former CEO Carl Paladino

    Ellicott Development Distancing Itself From Former CEO Carl Paladino

    Internazionale

    Nevertheless, the Elder Paladino remains the Chairman of the board of Ellicot, a sign that they aren't too ashamed of his comments - at least not yet. Now his NY campaign co-chairman, former gubernatorial candidate Carl Paladino , comes to the rescue with a cesspool of racist bilge, cementing his place as deplorable among deplorables.
  • Auto crashes into Fort Lauderdale canal, search underway

    Auto crashes into Fort Lauderdale canal, search underway

    Internazionale

    One adult man was able to swim out of the vehicle and told police that three others were trapped in the auto, according to Keyla Concepcion, a sheriff's spokeswoman. "We threw the hose out there and the guy grabbed it", said Chuck. The man tha was pulled out of the water was transported to an area hospital in unknown condition.
  • Drexel University calls professor's tweet about white genocide 'utterly reprehensible'

    Drexel University calls professor's tweet about white genocide 'utterly reprehensible'

    Internazionale

    Ciccariello-Maher is known as a radical critic of US and global politics and has written about white genocide as an imagined threat concocted by white nationalists. As Inside Higher Ed points out, "Ciccariello-Maher has also written of white genocide as a fiction, as something that white nationalists imagine and promote as a real threat in the United States, when it is not in fact a threat".