Trump, Pence 'honor' Martin Luther King by spending just 30 seconds at memorial, down from 94 seconds in 2019
Trump, Pence 'honor' Martin Luther King by spending just 30 seconds at memorial, down from 94 seconds in 2019

A video of the duo was posted online showing them getting booed and cheered by some as they approached the memorial

Wuhan outbreak: China confirms human-to-human transmission of coronavirus as WHO calls for emergency meet
Wuhan outbreak: China confirms human-to-human transmission of coronavirus as WHO calls for emergency meet

Two people in Guangdong province in southern China caught the virus from family members, says a respiratory expert

Virginia rally: Thousands carry assault rifles, 'anti-aircraft' guns to protest against firearm laws
Virginia rally: Thousands carry assault rifles, 'anti-aircraft' guns to protest against firearm laws

The agitators, who resembled soldiers, chanted 'We won't comply'; The demonstrators included army veterans, home-making mothers, attorneys, Democrats as well as Republicans

Trump would win if elections are held today and only Bloomberg can stop him, says Democrat's campaign manager
Trump would win if elections are held today and only Bloomberg can stop him, says Democrat's campaign manager

Kevin Sheeky, manager of the billionaire Democratic candidate, also praised Trump's campaign runner Brad Parscale and said Bloomberg entered the race to beat the incumbent president from winning a second term

Cher says Trump will become 'king' if re-elected, warns US 'as we know it' will cease to exist in bizarre rant
Cher says Trump will become 'king' if re-elected, warns US 'as we know it' will cease to exist in bizarre rant

The singer's rant came after reports that Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and other top leaders had resigned as Russia President Vladimir Putin sought to rewrite the country's constitution.

Epstein’s eyes had burst capillaries suggesting he was strangulated in his jail cell, says forensic pathologist
Epstein’s eyes had burst capillaries suggesting he was strangulated in his jail cell, says forensic pathologist

Former New York City medical examiner, Dr Michael Baden, discussed his take on the late pedophile's autopsy, saying that he was was probably murdered in prison

Prince Harry heals two-year rift with William in secret peace talks before bidding farewell to the royal family
Prince Harry heals two-year rift with William in secret peace talks before bidding farewell to the royal family

The brothers' two-year quarrel stopped after the pair realized that it was "now or never." Although Harry has patched things up with William, he has still not been able to make a breakthrough with his father, Charles

Chinese theme park forces screaming pig to bungee jump from 223ft sparking outrage: 'Animal cruelty at its worst'
Chinese theme park forces screaming pig to bungee jump from 223ft sparking outrage: 'Animal cruelty at its worst'

The incident that was branded 'Golden pig bungee jump' occurred on January 18, 2020 at the Meixian Red Wine Town theme park in Chongqin in South Western China

Deja vu: Is the DNC trying to sabotage Bernie Sanders' campaign yet again?
Deja vu: Is the DNC trying to sabotage Bernie Sanders' campaign yet again?

It is now widely known that the 2016 Democratic primary was rigged against Sanders, as indicated by bombshell emails released by Wikileaks

Justin Trudeau's salt-and-pepper beard garners compliments and signifies new approach to his second term as PM
Justin Trudeau's salt-and-pepper beard garners compliments and signifies new approach to his second term as PM

Trudeau's new look was a hit on social meda and ignited a debate on whether the leader's new look was a glimpse of how he planned to approach his second term - with maturity and experience

Black Pearl Harbor hero Doris Miller saved numerous lives by manning anti-aircraft gun despite race ban
Black Pearl Harbor hero Doris Miller saved numerous lives by manning anti-aircraft gun despite race ban

The aircraft carrier will be the first to be named after someone of African-American heritage. Miller died during the battle of Gilbert Islands on November 24, 1943, after his ship, the Liscome Bay, was attacked in the Pacific Ocean

New York Times backs Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar, claims they are Democrats' top choices for president
New York Times backs Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar, claims they are Democrats' top choices for president

Warren and Klobuchar were the only women on the stage in the last Democratic presidential debate held in Iowa on February 14

Donald Trump's three years in office: The good, the bad and the ugly
Donald Trump's three years in office: The good, the bad and the ugly

The 45th president of the US, one of the most controversial ones the country has seen, has been judged by his performance in areas like foreign policy, economy, climate, immigration, healthcare and vis-a-vis women

New Jersey woman's skeletal remains found in submerged car six years after she went missing
New Jersey woman's skeletal remains found in submerged car six years after she went missing

Diving contractors who were working in the river, looking for underwater obstructions, found the crushed car with the remains inside it in. The car was pulled out of the water by the New Jersey State Police. So far, authorities have not revealed a cause of death.

Iowa man requests 'trial by combat' using swords to settle custody battle with wife: 'It's not banned in the US'
Iowa man requests 'trial by combat' using swords to settle custody battle with wife: 'It's not banned in the US'

David Ostrom from Paola, Kansas, who is in the process of separating from wife Bridgette Ostrom, has requested this because he is keen to meet 'on the field of battle where [he] will rend their souls from their corporeal bodies'.

Teenager, 17, left needing 40 stitches after irritated dog bites her face in the middle of photoshoot
Teenager, 17, left needing 40 stitches after irritated dog bites her face in the middle of photoshoot

Post the incident, she had to undergo a two-hour-long operation where she received 40 stitches for her face and inside her mouth as her gum had been injured as well.

Royal Caribbean says video shows grandfather 'unquestionably' knew window was open before dropping toddler
Royal Caribbean says video shows grandfather 'unquestionably' knew window was open before dropping toddler

As per court documents, Salvatore Anello is seen in surveillance footage leaning his upper body out of the window before picking up Chloe. Royal Caribbean is holding the video as proof that Anello knew the window was open before the incident.

Toy shop sells transgender doll with penis and a dress, sparks outrage among parents
Toy shop sells transgender doll with penis and a dress, sparks outrage among parents

A doll with long blonde hair, wearing a red and yellow polka dot dress and reportedly sporting male genitalia in a shop called ‘Planeta Igrushek’ or ‘Planet Of Toys’ in the Siberian city of Novosibirsk in south-central Russia has displeased folks.

Trump called his military generals a 'bunch of dopes and babies' in 2017 meeting at Pentagon, new book reveals
Trump called his military generals a 'bunch of dopes and babies' in 2017 meeting at Pentagon, new book reveals

According to an excerpt from the book, Tillerson, then-Secretary of Defense James Mattis and then-Director of the National Economic Council Gary Cohn were concerned that the president's proposals were a threat to America's standing in the world.

Father loses 30 pounds to qualify as liver donor for his newborn son diagnosed with Alagille syndrome
Father loses 30 pounds to qualify as liver donor for his newborn son diagnosed with Alagille syndrome

Baby Sawyer was diagnosed with Alagille syndrome at birth and needed a liver transplant to survive, inspiring his father Sean Kelley to embark on a stunning weight loss journey.

Lara Trump mocks Joe Biden's stutter at Women for Trump event: 'Let's get the words out, Joe'
Lara Trump mocks Joe Biden's stutter at Women for Trump event: 'Let's get the words out, Joe'

Lara, who is the wife of Eric Trump and senior advisor to the president's re-election campaign, made the comments on stage at an event held in Iowa.

LSU quarterback Joe Burrow praises Trump after team’s visit to the White House: 'He showed so much love'
LSU quarterback Joe Burrow praises Trump after team’s visit to the White House: 'He showed so much love'

The champion quarterback was clearly overwhelmed as he thanked the president for their visit and said: 'It's so awesome to be here. We'll never forget it...'

Deaf man sues Pornhub for disability discrimination, claims their videos don't have subtitles
Deaf man sues Pornhub for disability discrimination, claims their videos don't have subtitles

The international porn site is facing a class-action lawsuit from Yaroslav Suris who claims its lack of subtitles is a denial of access.

Jared Kushner's Time magazine cover sets off meme fest as Twitter mocks his pose, compares him to Slenderman
Jared Kushner's Time magazine cover sets off meme fest as Twitter mocks his pose, compares him to Slenderman

Kushner, on the magazine cover, is standing awkwardly. Straight as a ramrod, with his arms to his side, Kushner does not even have a hint of a smile on his face.

Barack Obama wishes Michelle on her 56th birthday, shares loved-up photos of them kissing and hugging
Barack Obama wishes Michelle on her 56th birthday, shares loved-up photos of them kissing and hugging

The former president also wrote a touching message to his wife of 28 years and said, 'In every scene, you are my star, @MichelleObama!'

Barron towers over Trump as he looks dapper channeling mom Melania's 2017 bomber jacket look
Barron towers over Trump as he looks dapper channeling mom Melania's 2017 bomber jacket look

The 13-year-old sported an olive green bomber jacket and seemed to be following his mother's impeccable fashion sense.

Trump administration to roll back Michelle Obama's healthy school lunch rules and allow more pizza and fries
Trump administration to roll back Michelle Obama's healthy school lunch rules and allow more pizza and fries

Schools would be allowed to cut the amount of certain types of vegetables served at lunch

Trump Impeachment: President includes Ken Starr and Alan Dershowitz in legal defense team for Senate trial
Trump Impeachment: President includes Ken Starr and Alan Dershowitz in legal defense team for Senate trial

The two new Trump attorneys are already nationally known both for their involvement in some of the more consequential legal dramas of recent American history and for their regular appearances on Fox News, the president’s preferred television network.

11-year-old NY boy dies of flu complications despite being vaccinated in second such death in county in 15 years
11-year-old NY boy dies of flu complications despite being vaccinated in second such death in county in 15 years

Ashley Calanni, of Hamburg in Erie County, revealed that her son Luca Calanni died on Saturday at Oishei Children’s Hospital.

Susan Collins displaces Mitch McConnell as most unpopular senator; here are five others who made it to the list
Susan Collins displaces Mitch McConnell as most unpopular senator; here are five others who made it to the list

The numbers are reflective of the criticism Collins has received from her Republican colleagues for vowing to remain neutral in the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump

Texas mother forced to pay $600 to watch footage of her 5-year-old girl being bullied on school bus
Texas mother forced to pay $600 to watch footage of her 5-year-old girl being bullied on school bus

During the assault, the little girl calls out to the bus driver several times and starts crying as she continues to get hit by bullies. While the video does not show the entire bus ride, the bus driver does not seem to respond to her cries for help in the released segment.

Pedophile Richard Huckle was strangled to death in jail with guitar string, condoms were stuffed down his throat
Pedophile Richard Huckle was strangled to death in jail with guitar string, condoms were stuffed down his throat

Huckle was found dead at HMP Full Sutton in Yorkshire on October 13 last year.

Australian bushfires 'may have dealt a fatal blow' to several species, rethink on attitude to nature required
Australian bushfires 'may have dealt a fatal blow' to several species, rethink on attitude to nature required

The raging blaze has been devastating for the country's wildlife as massive areas of native bushland, forests, and parks have been scorched.

Neary 200 Yosemite National Park visitors, employees sick after likely outbreak of  highly contagious norovirus
Neary 200 Yosemite National Park visitors, employees sick after likely outbreak of highly contagious norovirus

An investigation has been launched to probe the circumstances surrounding the illness and how has it spread.

Five times Elizabeth Warren was less than truthful: From father's past as a janitor to Native American ancestry
Five times Elizabeth Warren was less than truthful: From father's past as a janitor to Native American ancestry

Warren has often been criticized for her pattern of misleading the American populace, which might be perceived by some as normal in the Trumpian era.

Stranger pays teacher's mobile bills worth over $11,000 for 5 years following mix-up in payment system
Stranger pays teacher's mobile bills worth over $11,000 for 5 years following mix-up in payment system

The huge error came to light after the customer complained that unjustified sums of money had been deducted from their account

Truck crashes into Starbucks in Illinois causing building to collapse, four seriously injured
Truck crashes into Starbucks in Illinois causing building to collapse, four seriously injured

Fire and rescue personnel extracted one person from beneath the vehicle, police said in a statement

Melania Trump strips Obama-era White House decor as she 'wasn't a fan' of the color scheme
Melania Trump strips Obama-era White House decor as she 'wasn't a fan' of the color scheme

In her book 'Free Melania,' former CNN journalist Kate Bennett claims that the FLOTUS kept very little of her predecessors' decor for which they reportedly paid $1.5 mn by the end of their eight-year stay

Ayanna Pressley debuts bald look after revealing she has alopecia: 'I'm transparent about this new normal'
Ayanna Pressley debuts bald look after revealing she has alopecia: 'I'm transparent about this new normal'

The lawmaker said that she has revealed her condition publicly because she wanted to "be freed from the secret and the shame"

Winter storms lash western states, leave several areas without electricity and essential supplies
Winter storms lash western states, leave several areas without electricity and essential supplies

Forecasters, however, say warmer weather will arrive by Saturday melting snow but increasing flood threat

Fear of a deadly epidemic mounts as China reports second death from virus behind pneumonia outbreak
Fear of a deadly epidemic mounts as China reports second death from virus behind pneumonia outbreak

In total, 41 people in Wuhan province have been diagnosed with a novel coronavirus, a family of viruses that can cause both the common cold and more severe diseases like SARS and MERS.

Minnesota 'Teacher Of The Year' snubs Trump by taking a knee during National Anthem right behind the President
Minnesota 'Teacher Of The Year' snubs Trump by taking a knee during National Anthem right behind the President

Holstine says she assumed the position to mark her protest against the Donald Trump, who was in attendance of the event and also in support of the marginalized

Harvard report suggests radical step to fix American democracy by dividing Washington DC into 127 states
Harvard report suggests radical step to fix American democracy by dividing Washington DC into 127 states

The unsigned piece suggested ways that would make a rewriting of the Constitution possible besides bringing equal representations in both House and replacing the Electoral College with popular vote.

Trump impeachment: Senators vow to 'do impartial justice' as historic trial begins
Trump impeachment: Senators vow to 'do impartial justice' as historic trial begins

The trial, only the third such undertaking in American history, is unfolding at the start of the election year, a time of deep political division in the nation. Four of the senators sitting in judgment on Trump are running for the Democratic Party’s nomination to challenge him in the fall.

Cardi B and AOC have a lot in common: Bernie, Bronx, social media sass... and soon Congress?
Cardi B and AOC have a lot in common: Bernie, Bronx, social media sass... and soon Congress?

While many believe it is an outlandish idea to think of Cardi B in Congress, she isn't that different from the NY Congresswoman and should seriously consider running

'OK, boomer' makes it to Supreme Court as Chief Justice John Roberts asks if phrase is ageist, divides internet
'OK, boomer' makes it to Supreme Court as Chief Justice John Roberts asks if phrase is ageist, divides internet

Roberts mentioned the phrase in the SC during the discussion of a work discrimination case first brought forth by Noris Babb in 2014.

Mysterious new pneumonia from China reaches Japan, experts warn it may spread from person to person
Mysterious new pneumonia from China reaches Japan, experts warn it may spread from person to person

The new strain of coronavirus -- originating in Wuhan, the largest city in central China -- belongs to the same family as the dreaded Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS)

Trump slams 'prophets of doom' as Greta brings back iconic stare at Davos: 'This is not a time for pessimism'
Trump slams 'prophets of doom' as Greta brings back iconic stare at Davos: 'This is not a time for pessimism'

The president was criticized for not mentioning climate issues in his speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Tuesday

Aaron Hernandez killed himself after suffering from CTE, not over his sexuality as claimed by Netflix: Lawyer
Aaron Hernandez killed himself after suffering from CTE, not over his sexuality as claimed by Netflix: Lawyer

Jose Baez, who represented the late NFL player and helped him beat a double murder case, refuted the Netflix theory of Hernandez's possible homosexuality playing a part in his suicide.